| Jul 20, 2014
| 4:39 AM
The widely held assumption that Connecticut was complete wilderness when the first European settlers arrived in the early 17th Century is belied by what archaeologists have found along the state's rivers.
"It was not wilderness," said Nicholas...
| Apr 21, 2014
Just about everyone gets in on the commercial camel announcement of “Hump Daa-aay” on Wednesdays. Tuesday is an even better day, however. It’s Earth Da-aay. We celebrate our big blue marble of a planet today and throughout the week...
| Apr 7, 2014
Allentown officials are looking for volunteers to participate in Mayor Ed Pawlowski’s 8th annual Great Allentown Cleanup. Most cleanup activities will take place on Saturday April 26 just following Earth Day. The city will supply brooms, bags,...
| 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-...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Summer's coming up quick, and the Southland's craft breweries are preparing a varied slate of new brews to bottle (or can) for your summertime celebrations.
Summer Ale and IPAs
Golden Road Brewing has begun to can a new seasonal beer for the warmer...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 3:23 PM
MONTELLO, Wis. — When walking in the footsteps of greatness, it is of equal importance to follow where they lead and to discover where they began.
In celebration of the life of the fervent conservationist John Muir in the year of his 175th...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Save the planet! And the rainforests and the ice caps and the whales and polar bears, too. Come April 22, make a celebratory toast on Earth Day that will last all year by transforming your home bar to green.
No, not absinthe-green, creme de menthe green,...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Earth Day is April 22 and in keeping with the socially responsible awesomeness of skincare company Kiehl’s, the company has launched its Limited Edition Ultra Facial Cream ($46.50). The jars of cream feature label art designed by celebrity partners,...
| May 10, 2013
| 12:11 PM
What does South Florida nature look like?
For 12-year-old Jordan Hessler, it's a canvas of clouds, the sun, palm trees and a bobbing boat.
His vision is emblazoned on tote bags now for sale at Whole Foods Market in Coral Springs. The boy won a contest...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:40 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy with retail coupons and deal, free offers, savings on dining and free fun things to do. Use it to save all weekend long!
"Like" our Sentinel Deals page on Facebook;...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:40 AM
As Earth Day approaches, Pep Boys is offering a free and discounted deals on eco-friendly lawn mowers with trade-in of a working gas-powered lawnmower.
Bring your old working mower (minus the gas) to the store and get for free an 18-inch, five-blade...