All arboretums must start somewhere, but even a modest collection of saplings holds the promise of a future forest.
Sometimes you don’t pick your next adventure; other people pick it for you. That’s kind of what Kerry Sedutto and her husband Kevin Komer have in store as they bring back blueberries on North Hollow Road.
Michael Snyder has spent his entire life walking in the woods and reading about forests and has contributed enough prose of his own to fill a book that answers scores of questions about that familiar, yet oft-mysterious, world beyond the treeline.
Betty Bright learned how to sew when she was 6 years old. By the time she was 8, she was sewing clothes for herself. As her skills improved, she started sewing for her friends and for her neighbors.
The Waterbury Center Community Church holds its All Things Maple sale on Friday, May 28, and Saturday, May 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Route 100, next to the cider mill in Waterbury Center.
The first time Vince and Allison Bolduc made maple syrup, they tapped a few maples around their home using hand-me-down taps, hung milk jugs from the trees and lugged the sap back to their driveway to boil it.
Lanpher Memorial Library in Hyde Park honored two community members Saturday, May 1, with its 2020 and 2021 Spirit of Community awards — Robin Aither and Cathy Geiersbach.
Discarded fishing line, tackle, bobbers and bait cups often litter the shoreline, not to mention the sharp, barbed hooks sometimes left behind.