2 hrs ago
211: There is an emergency number for social services?
In many state and communities, there is! The emergency number to dial is 211, not 911.
6 hrs ago
Competitive Energy Markets Work for New York
Despite wrongheaded claims by Assemblyman James Brennan , competitive electricity markets still are the best option for New York.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Desert Sun
Let's not be an ostrich with the Salton Sea
It is poetic that Texas and Oklahoma should feel greatest impact of climate change being that these two most strongly represent the denialism of Red State America.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Shuttered Flint restaurant to get new life at downtown Flint Farmer's Market
A former restaurant owner in Flint is getting a second chance at success following a string of unfortunate events that forced him into closing his Court Street eatery just months after open in late-2012.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
5 things to do in Saginaw's 5-minute December heat wave
As temperatures reach of a high of near 50 degrees on Wednesday, Dec. 4, it's an opportunity to do some last minute preparation for winter.
Creative Loafing Tampa
In Tampa speech, CDC director says climate change will continue to bring more extreme weather
This Phoenix dust storm this summer is an another example of our new extreme heat in the age of climate change A wintry storm pushing through the western half of the U.S. is dropping temperatures by 20 to 40 degrees below normal levels this week.
Christmas Tree Farms are Shutting Down Due to Climate Change
Throughout the US, extreme weather events are causing Christmas tree farmers to close up shop and stop planting new trees .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Susan Ann Darley: 8 Easy Holiday Stress-Relieving Tips That Feel Good
The whirlwind of the holidays has rushed in on the heels of a Santa Barbara drought and heat wave, which has felt like Fourth of July weather in November.
2C limit: climate scientists say this means disaster
This target has always troubled me. Problems include speaking "centigrade" to metrically-challenged Americans; the esoteric nature of "2 degrees" toessentially every thinking person; and the serious uncertainty as to how much risk actually exists.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Greeley temps soar into 60s Monday, sub-zero cold on tap for rest of week
The mini-heat wave poised to send temperatures above the 60-degree mark Monday afternoon will quickly give way on Tuesday to sub-zero cold and snow as the season's most extreme blast of winter settles in and keeps an icy grip on the region through the weekend.
Summer Floods, Winter Heat Blamed For Christmas Tree Deaths
The first reports of Christmas tree shortages has arrived, with Fox News 44 reporting that tree crops in both Vermont and New Hampshire have been seriously compromised this year following an unexpected early heat wave in March and a summer of flash floods.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Newtown Bee
Frosty Bear Welcomes Winter Ice Cream Lovers With Cones, Crepes, Shakes & Cakes
Owner John Martin stands behind the counter at his Frosty Bear Ice Cream Shop, located on Route 25 about a mile south of the Newtown-Monroe border in Monroe, adjacent to Creative Music.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Cleveland Daily Banner
Bates given 2 life terms
NATASHA MOSES BATES stood before Judge Amy Reedy Monday afternoon and was sentenced to two life terms in the deaths of her two children.
Die-Hard Southern California Gardeners Can Keep Busy in December
Southern California gardens will do fine without much care in December, but dedicated gardeners can still keep busy as winter takes hold, say experts at Agromin , an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 50 California cities, including those in Santa Barbara County.
European Health Levels Suddenly Collapsed After 2003 and Nobody Is Sure Why
KentuckyFC writes "Europeans are living longer. But since 2003, they've suddenly enjoyed fewer years of healthy life .
County was better prepared for heat wave
As forecasts last summer warned of a sustained and brutal heat wave about to hit Central California, San Joaquin County officials prepared for the worst.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
County learns from heat wave preparedness
As forecasts last summer warned of a sustained and brutal heat wave about to hit central California, San Joaquin County officials prepared for the worst.
Sag Harbor Online
East End Winemakers Call 2013 Best Vintage Yet
As if anyone needed another reason to drink wine, the 2013 vintage is the best local winemakers on both forks have ever seen.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Prince George Citizen
Saskatchewan, Hamilton players come out to Grey Cup thaw in Regina
It wasn't exactly a heat wave but players came out to plus-zero temperatures for their Grey Cup warmup at Mosaic Stadium.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
The Sweet Basil Blues
The morning Hattiesburg had its first killing frost of the season I, peeked out of my back door just in time to see a Blue Jay cruise by at half speed.