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  • David W. Kenney dies at 77; SeaWorld's first veterinarian

    David W. Kenney dies at 77; SeaWorld's first veterinarian
    David W. Kenney, SeaWorld's first veterinarian, who played a key role in bringing the original Shamu to the San Diego amusement park as well as a gray whale believed to be the first raised by humans, died Feb. 14 in Montrose, Colo. He was 77. The cause...
  • Farm pollution lawsuit spurs public relations battle

    Farm pollution lawsuit spurs public relations battle
    With a catch in her throat, Kristin Hudson talks in a video posted online about her young daughter asking if "they" will take away her daddy's farm. The video, featured on SaveFarmFamilies.org rallied farmers and others across the country to the side...
  • City Farm invites aspiring urban farmers to meet local chicks -- and ducks

     
    It wasn't long ago that a vacant, one-acre lot in Glassell Park was home to little more than weeds, black walnut trees and sumac. Now it's the home of five dozen chickens and a couple dozen ducks, all of which......
  • Movie Review: The First Grader

     
    “The First Grader” is an earnest and well-intentioned if somewhat emotionally dry drama about one man's pursuit of redemption and an education, a Kenyan who sought to enroll in school to learn to read in his 80s. This “inspired by a...
  • The Chicken Tractor: a coop for the modernist chicken and an organic lawn fertilizer

     
    It's called the Chicken Tractor, and it's the Los Angeles design firm 100xbetter's first foray into urban farm equipment: an architecturally modernist, indoor-outdoor chicken coop that doubles as a fertilizer spreader. "The lower screened portion has an...
  • PTA moms accused of bilking investors out of more than $1 million

     
    Three former Diamond Bar elementary school PTA members have been arrested in connection with an alleged ponzi scheme that defrauded more than 40 people out $1 million....
  • ISRAEL: Students protest soaring rent prices

     
    As the peoples of the region wage protests over rights and distribution of resources and power, young adults in Israel have also been taking to the streets in recent days. And they're staying there, they say, until somebody does something......
  • Tomato scion Frederick Scott Salyer beefs up his legal team

     
    The defense team of indicted tomato scion Frederick Scott Salyer has just gotten a very high-powered and high-priced player: attorney John Keker....
  • Irene killed 30,000 Maryland chickens

     
    Maryland Agriculture Secretary Earl "Buddy" Hance has released a preliminary accounting of agricultural losses from Hurricane Irene. The casualties include 30,000 chickens. Here's Hance:"High winds and excessive rain caused loss of power, flooding, and...
  • Get great outdoor exercise at no cost

     
    Looking for a great excuse to enjoy autumn in the great outdoors? Once again, Lehigh Valley Hospital and the Wildlands Conservancy are teaming up to offer another Get Out Lehigh Valley outdoor exercise series. There are so many great reasons to take...
  • Good Food festival links cooks, growers, workers

     
    Good Food Festival and Conference held to mark 30th anniversary of Santa Monica Farmers Market....