Wall Street Journal
The Greenhouse Effect
For the first time this January, Charles L. and Joan Blanksteen soaked in their steamy hydrotherapy pool while gazing at the deep banks of snow around them.
Is The US Becoming One Shade Of Green?
Image Caption: Aerial views of San Diego; Miami; Philadelphia; Chicago; Phoenix; and Levittown, N.Y. Credit: N. Giner, Clark University Fanned across the United States and in locations from coast to prairie to desert, what do these cities have in common? How their human residents manage that icon of America, the urban lawn, or so hypothesized a ... (more)
National study reveals urban lawn care habits
While there were some exceptions, irrigation practices were largely driven by climate, while fertilization was more dependent on socio-economic status.
Dateline: Thorne legacy lives on in Millbrook
Located on the north side of Route 44, just west of its intersection with Franklin Avenue and south of the Village of Millbrook, sits Thorndale, an estate established in 1787 by William Thorne.
What 2013's weather means in the long run
For more than 30 years, the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook has collected information about local weather conditions.
High school shows opening
Looking for something spirited to do this weekend? Local high schools are kicking off the spring season of musicals, plays and productions.
Good Life: Your Positive Achievements
The musical features music by Leonard Bernstein, with book adapted from Voltaire by Hugh Wheeler in a new version by John Caird.
10th-graders share poetry with Day School youngsters
Recently, a group of 10th-graders from the Millbrook School visited the first-grade classroom at Dutchess Day School with their English teacher, Sara Krauss.
IJS Woodworking Millbrook NY Shop
I moved into this shop in October of 2012. It is on the second floor of an industrial building.