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  • Conservation Commission chair active in farmers' market and much more

    On Sundays from May to December, Loretta Wrobel is a familiar face at the Ashford Farmers' Market. This will be the market's ninth year when it opens on May 10, a little more than two months from now. It is hard to believe food might actually be grown...
  • Governors In Conn., Mass., R.I. Say They Will Collaborate On Energy Policy

    The governors of Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island are joining together to look for ways to increase the region's reliance on renewable energy sources while also expanding natural gas capacity. Under the plan, electric distribution companies...
  • Advocacy groups ask feds to keep up red wolf effort in NC

    Several animal welfare advocacy groups have signed a letter to federal wildlife officials supporting efforts to restore the endangered red wolf to the wild. The only wild population of the red wolf is in several counties in eastern North Carolina and the...
  • On Tilghman Island, law-breaking watermen defended

    On Tilghman Island, law-breaking watermen defended
    On a midwinter afternoon, William "Billy" J. Lednum steered the Kristin Marie into the Knapps Narrows, a channel that separates Tilghman Island from the rest of the Eastern Shore. It was 35 degrees and gusty, but Lednum, a "waterman cowboy" who has won...
  • Broward lawmakers finalize priorities for session

    Broward lawmakers finalize priorities for session
    Broward lawmakers on Monday set their priorities for the March 3 legislative session, agreeing to focus on curbing high-stakes tests in schools, getting more funding for urban water management, reforming youthful offender laws and expanding HIV testing....
  • Foundation gives W.Va. agency grant for elk restoration

    The Division of Natural Resources has received a $50,000 grant to support its effort to restore elk in West Virginia. The Charleston Daily Mail (http://bit.ly/17MCJcq ) reports that the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation presented the grant to the DNR on...
  • Easily cash in on BOGOs, rebates on toilets

    Easily cash in on BOGOs, rebates on toilets
    What's better than a BOGO? Free. South Florida-based JustBOGOS.com, a website that alerts super savers to buy-one-get-one free sales at area grocery stores, is no longer charging a membership fee. When I first wrote about the helpful new website...
  • Editorials from around Oregon

    Salem () — Statesman Journal, Feb. 19, on Gov. Kate Brown and restoring trust in government On Wednesday morning, Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown walked from her office, across the Capitol and up the stairs to the House Chamber. Barely a half-...
  • EPA: We'll toughen rules unless Vermont gets on lake cleanup

    Reducing the amount of phosphorus in Lake Champlain could be the responsibility of the federal government if a plan being reviewed by the state falls through, a development that could mean big bills to upgrade sewage treatment plants. Vermont cities...
  • Lake Superior State glad of Snyder backing for water center

    Officials at Lake Superior State University say they're excited about the prospect of opening a planned Center for Freshwater Research and Education now that they have backing from Michigan's governor for the $12 million project. Gov. Rick Snyder...
  • Valley beverage industry gives business a reason to toast

    Valley beverage industry gives business a reason to toast
    Owners of beverage companies large and small are gulping down what the Lehigh Valley offers as a prime business location. In a report released today, the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp. says the Valley has 20 beverage manufacturing companies,...