| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
This coming Monday, April 22, is Earth Day, which for 43 years in the United States and 23 years globally has dedicated itself to building awareness of environmental issues and the role we all can play in protecting our planet and conserving its...
| Sep 27, 2013
Sen. Ted Cruz has egg on his face. Green egg.
On Tuesday, during his 21-hour marathon "filibuster" against Obamacare, he read aloud to his daughters back home the Dr. Seuss book "Green Eggs and Ham." But he clearly missed its message.
In the Seuss...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Earth Day's younger brother came to Laguna Beach last weekend.
The Laguna Beach County Water District opened its doors to the public Saturday and Sunday, hoping to boost attendees' water IQ while exhibitors offered tips on how to plant a raised garden...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Ed Begley Jr. was one of the estimated 20 million Americans who overran streets, parks and universities during the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970. His venue of choice was Pershing Square in Los Angeles.
That was also the year when he embarked on a...
| Mar 13, 2013
Check out festivals and events in April across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Through May 31: Universal Studios...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Climate change is causing glaciers to melt, heat waves to become more intense, species to become extinct and low-lying island nations like Tuvalu to disappear altogether. To this list of calamities, U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee has added another: Climate...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Got plans for Earth Day 2014?
If not, Disney has an option for you that's sure to tug on your heart strings.
Following up on its 2012 nature documentary "Chimpanzee," which also opened on Earth Day and went on to make $29 million, Disneynature will...
| Aug 26, 2013
We recently returned from visiting our daughter and her family in Northampton, Mass., and — as I do every time we travel north to Jenny's adopted hometown — I can't help but notice how different Western Massachusetts is from Central Florida....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 1:20 PM
A Pop Tart and ice cream concoction called the Carl's Jr. Pop Tart Ice Cream Sandwich has hit a Newport Beach location of the fast food chain.
If you just did a double take and reread that last sentence because it was one of those oh-my-God-is-this-...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Change your baby's cloth diaper Saturday at the Lehigh Valley Zoo and take part in a Guinness World Record attempt while helping to make the world a little greener. Hosted by Ju-Ju Monkey, a Schnecksville-based cloth diaper and natural baby care web-...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:26 PM
If you follow Lehigh Valley music, you know we have little known acts that are as good as the ones that are nationally known. Jason Hahn and Lucas Wolk are a perfect example, a duo you have probably never heard of, even though they are from Bethlehem....