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Eggs On End On The Spring Equinox
Since the earliest times, the egg has been humanity's obvious and essential symbol for the significant atmosphere of the vernal season: birth, fertility, growth, eternity.
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Sun Mar 16, 2014
River Front Times
Blank Space Turns Two; Major Renovations Coming Soon
By Brian Heffernan Blank Space has become many things since hosting its first event on the 2012 spring equinox, including a tea house, an award-winning gallery space , the monthly host of a boogie-down dance party , a DIY punk and hip-hop venue, and a reading room.
Gallery, March 17, 2014
Caught in a blustery but warm breeze, a great white heron balances gracefully on its long, spindly legs out at the Palma Sola neighborhood park in West Bradenton.
A blustery Sunday on tap, better for the work week
It's the last weekend of winter, with the Spring Equinox arriving this Thursday, March 20th.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Wiccan Full Sap Moon of March
THIS YEAR: Waxing moon period: From night after new moon 3/2/2014 to full Storm Moon 3/16/2014 Waxing first quarter moon: 3/8/2014 Full Storm Moon: 3/16/2014 Waning moon period: From night after full Storm Moon: 3/17/2014 to new moon 3/30/2014 Waning last quarter moon: 3/23/2014 Observations: The sabbat of Ostara occurs on Thursday March 20 right ... (more)
Vail Daily News
Vail Daily column: The vernal equinox
It's hard to notice the extra three minutes of light each day, but every sunset since the dead of winter, I rejoice for the extra time we get to see the sun.
Fasting and Sacrifice
The period before Easter for Christians and the last month of the calendar for Baha'is often overlap, since New Year for the latter occurs on the vernal equinox, March 21, the first day of spring.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
March isn't all grayness, lions and lambs
There are two bright spots in the dreary, cold month of March: St. Patrick's Day on March 17 and the first day of spring, or the vernal equinox, on March 20. Then the days and nights are of equal length, which is very welcome.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Snowdrops are harbingers of spring
With the first day of spring right around the corner and a late winter storm forecast for the next two days, I was very pleased to get a glimpse of my snowdrops, the first flowers of the 2014 gardening season.
Bluegrass band Junction 280 plays at Hendersonville church
HENDERSONVILLE - First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1735 Fifth Ave. W. at White Pine Drive, offers free weekly adult forums at 9:15 a.m. Sundays in the Felix Building, open to all who wish to participate.
Happy Spring: Valley Views
Some thought it would never arrive. In fact, with temperatures running a consistent 20-degree deficit on our thermometers over the past several months, it's hard to believe spring is here.
Drum out winter, welcome spring
Everyone is invited to bid winter goodbye and welcome spring with a vernal equinox Ceremony of 8000 Sacred Drums Sunday, March 23, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gibbs Library, 40 Old Union Road, just off Route 220.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Eyes to the Sky: Vernal Equinox, Full Sap Moon, bright Mars
What a marvel that the "blue marble" is tilted on its axis, the phenomenon to which we owe the seasons.
Possible late weekend snow in Washington, Baltimore, and Philadelphia
Today's weather in the Middle Atlantic region certainly felt like winter with high temperatures only in the upper 20s to mid 30s along with gusty winds that sent wind chill values into the 10s Despite the bright mid-March sunshine, today felt more like January than one week before the spring equinox.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Road crews tackle latest storm
The calendar may say spring is around the corner, but early Wednesday morning Gregory Huffman, Sylvania Township public works manager, was on snow removal duty plowing township roads.
In the Spirit: Balancing light and darkness
What: Dr. Laurel Reinhardt leads a forum in celebration of the Vernal Equinox. Participants will be invited to reflect on how balance is being expressed in their lives.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Payvand News of Iran
Iranian (Persian) New Year 2014-1393 Times
Nowruz Times - 2014 - 1393 Nowruz marks the first day of spring and the beginning of the Iranian year.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Warm weather to last 10 days
The high pressure system that sent daytime temperatures to record levels over the weekend will keep San Diego's daytime highs above normal for the next 10 days, keeping the region unusually dry and mild until the final hours of winter.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Season of Lent - time to get ready for Jesus Christ's resurrection
With the production and release of " Son of God " , people are getting ready for the commemoration of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
'A Starlit Night' in sight March 21 for fans of Northlake Performing Arts Society
The Northlake Performing Arts Society will present "A Starlit Night" on March 21 at 7:30 p.m. and on March 23 at 3 p.m. Both concerts will be held in the Fuhrmann Auditorium, located at 317 N. Jefferson St. in Covington.