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If you have kids, Butterfly Release Day seems like a great activity to bring the kids this summer! There is a farm in the Clarence area that is having so much fun all summer long. This is Kelkenberg Farm and they are constantly having fun on the farm activities for families. Coming up, their sunflower …

The food scene in Asheville, NC is exciting, with new restaurants and more local chefs focusing on Appalachian cuisine. According to Landis Taylor, public relations manager at Explore Asheville, “When people talk about Appalachian cuisine, there are several levels at play. They can refer to heirloom ingredients and a collective pantry that the chefs here. …

It was horrible when the South Hills burned down during the Badger fire. Some of my favorite campsites like Father and Sons and Bostetter aren’t really a thing anymore. Fortunately, the Hummingbird Sanctuary is still thriving and it’s a place you must go this summer. For those who have never been to the Hummingbird Sanctuary, …

I know it’s not just a Rockford phenomenon, and it’s happening statewide, but far too many Illinois birds won’t spend long enough to migrate south this winter. In my nearly twenty years of hosting the WROK Morning Show, I’ve seen more than a dozen birds meet their creator after flying headlong into our studio window. …

Well, it looks like it’s greener than the alternatives – not to say cuter! Aquinas College is bringing goats to campus this summer to graze on invasive species and brush, in order to remove unwanted plants in a sustainable manner. Grand Rapids College collaborated with the City of GR and the Urban Agriculture Committee on …

Feeling the pinch of increasing gas prices in your wallet yet? Thousands of drivers in Yakima are searching for the cheapest prices for gas because the price is on the rise nearly every week. STABILIZATION ON THE WAY?Currently Yakima gas prices have are up 0.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $ 3.71 …

Texarkana Texas Police are asking for your help in identifying the driver of this vehicle following a hit and run earlier this month. On July 2, 2021, the woman in that Smart car was apparently backing up into the Super One parking lot when she ran over a 70-year-old woman on her way to her …

It was a historic season for the Big Piney girls’ basketball team as they qualified for the state tournament for the first time since 2002. It is a program that was only 2 years from a winless season, the improvement has therefore been exponential. The Punchers secured a berth in the State Tournament with a …

^ I support Local Community Journalism Support Denver’s independent voice and help keep Westword’s future free. Franchising stores in the legal marijuana industry isn’t quite like opening fast food restaurants, but Unity Road is willing to give it a try. The dispensary’s franchisor has just opened its first location, a store in the heart of …

^ I support Local Community Journalism Support Denver’s independent voice and help keep Westword’s future free. Let’s talk about that new Denver “tax” bag, okay? As most people know, I am deeply committed to efforts that support a positive impact for all members of our community, but when I see the effort disguised as impact, …