China Bike-Sharing Giant Ofo to Shut Most U.S. Operations
Less than a year after China’s Ofo Inc. entered the U.S. with big ambitions, the world’s largest bike-share company plans to shut down most of its U.S. operations, people familiar with the matter said.
How to transplant a tree
A gardening expert offers tips for digging up a tree, moving it to its new home and re-planting it — all without killing it.
Why more cities need to add up the economic value of trees
Cutting-edge urban foresters argue not only for the intrinsic value of trees but also for the many economic and health benefits.
[Infographic] Donating to a Food Pantry? Here’s What to Give.
Giving to a local food pantry is an excellent, low-commitment way to support your neighbors. So how can you help your donation to make the biggest impact?
Here's Why You Should Definitely Be Shopping At A Thrift Store
People who love thrift stores really love thrift stores. And they were gaining in popularity well before
How to Communicate Effectively with Intellectually Disabled Adults
12 Tips to Communicate Effectively with Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Some people with intellectual impairments have trouble comprehending complicated language and revealing their feelings and thoughts orally. While someone with an intellectual disability may have specific thought processes, communication abilities, and learning styles that are different from your own, there are plenty of steps you can take to help foster effective communication Here are 12 tips to facilitate proper communication and strengthen communication levels with someone who has an intellectual disability Since it takes two people to communicate effectively, take responsibility to ensure you are doing everything to make yourself understood. Also, be sure you understand the person correctly to reduce the chances of confusion. Check…
Here's how homeless kids and families are trying to survive in one of America's richest cities
"It kind of breaks you down"
This Is What A Feast For 5,000 Made From Food Waste Looks Like
A small brigade of volunteers chopped up thousands of pounds of vegetables that might otherwise have landed in the dump. Celebrity chefs helped whip it into a meal tasty enough to get crowds to care.
Antiques Online: A Guide to the Best Apps and Websites
Internet shopping nearly wiped out ye olde antiquing weekend. But sites like Chairish, EBTH and Krrb are resurrecting and redefining the thrill of the search
How to Start a Residential Program
This workshop will give you an overview of how to start your very own residential program. You will learn about the different types of residential programs, zoning, licensing, permins, documentation needed, funding, and more!