| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:11 PM
— The town received a $15,000 Bright Idea Grant at the state capitol Wednesday as part of its involvement in the Clean Energy Communities program. Enfield was among 35 towns recognized.
The grants range from $5,000 to $15,000 and can be used toward...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:41 AM
FARMINGTON — The town was one of 35 communities that was honored for taking part in a state program focused on clean energy.
The town, along with the others, participated in the clean energy communities program, according to a news release....
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:25 AM
TheArtisan Crafts Market at David M. Hunt Library, 63 Main St. in Falls Village, will be Wednesday, Dec. 4, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Items include fermented vegetables, small hand-crafted gifts by Lori Barker, textiles by Sarah Clawson, fair trade chocolate and...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:49 AM
* Case highlights shift in British views on homosexuality
* Christians said wanted only married couples at hotel
By Estelle Shirbon
LONDON, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Britain's Supreme Court rejected
on Wednesday an appeal from a devoutly Christian couple...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:01 AM
KENT — Several of best-selling Irish writer Frank Delaney's novels begin with storytelling in a kitchen. An unannounced visitor trudges up through the Irish countryside to a house with "calm light in the window," and then, after a meal, seated...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The materials that Alastair Mackie uses in his work at Gusford--wasp nests, cuttlebone, hornets--seem at first to be radical choices, but painters have long extracted pigments from minerals, plants and insects, and sculptors have carved upon natural...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 9:56 PM
The Northeastern South Dakota Celtic Faire and Games are a celebration of Celtic heritage and also an event that can be enjoyed by everyone, regardless of their ethnicity.
Jade Groom and Chrissy Ramirez of Britton have vastly different backgrounds, but...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Visitors at Fashion Island on Saturday appeared to be stuck in a time warp.
Parents paused beside chic — and high-tech — strollers, taking pictures with cell phones. The scene in front of them, though, seemed straight out of medieval Europe....
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:47 PM
On Cape Cod, where I spent some time this summer, sharks became big business this year. The town of Chatham, Mass., sought to reinvent itself, “casting the shark as a town emblem, T-shirt punch line, and eco-icon,” Warren Cornwall wrote...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Marc Simont, an award-winning children's book illustrator whose drawings and watercolors brought poignancy and gentle wit to works by such well-known authors as Margaret Wise Brown, Ruth Krauss and James Thurber, died July 13 at his home in Cornwall,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:30 PM
When I mentioned to my mother that among the many delights of a recent family trip to southwestern England and London was the terrific food, she hesitated, then replied: "Oh, really?"
Clearly her memories of dining in the United Kingdom during her own...