Visitors to Alameda Point have been surprised to find a whale swimming in Seaplane Lagoon. The animal was first spotted on May 26, according to the Sausalito-based Marine Mammal Center. The center began monitoring the whale the next day. Researchers at the center report that the whale is an adult female humpback.
The New Rules of Middle Age, Written by Women
As a new wave of women step into their mid-centuries, books reimagining female midlife are striking a chord. “We’re not going to do our 50s the way everyone’s telling us we’re supposed to,” author Candace Bushnell says.
Photos: 2019 Topeka Garden Tour
Six Topeka gardens can be viewed during the 2019 Topeka Garden Tour on June 15 and 16. Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased at any of the garden locations on the tour dates. [Photos by Chris Neal and Thad Allton/The Capital-Journal]
What Happened to Jennifer Dulos? Connecticut Police Hunt for Missing Woman
A 50-year-old Connecticut woman in a fierce custody battle with her husband over their five children, who said she feared he might kidnap them and …
Divers haul up giant ball of ‘ghost gear’ littering the seafloor off Maine’s coast
Every year, fishermen lose tons of gear along the coast of Maine. It can collect into jumbled masses, what’s known as “ghost gear,” that can be hazardous to navigation and marine life.
Code Red Shallow-water fishing tips to catch more redfish
I shivered involuntarily in the predawn light. It felt more like I was going duck hunting than fishing, especially since I was in a surface drive-driven shallow-water boat.
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NEW: Wawa, Sprouts part of plan for 'Main Street at Boynton' at Jog Road / Boynton Beach Blvd.
One of the last remaining parcels of undeveloped commercial land in west Boynton Beach is about to get developed.Main Street at Boynton, a development on
A new carnival is coming to this Hall County park
The carnival will be coming to town in June at Laurel Park, a new event for Hall County Parks and Leisure.
Vici hosting Barn Quilt Bonanza
The Second annual Barn Quilt Bonanza is coming up in the Vici City Hall on June 14 and 15 The family event consists of several contests, including a Barn Quilt Coloring Contest for ages 5 through 12 in which first through 10th place winners will receive cash prizes. There will also be on-site Barn Quilt Painting, Show and Sale, Bring Your Best, and a Special Award for the best Western theme. Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service (OCES) Educators Lynda Latta from Ellis County, Rhonda DeVor from Woodward County, Jean Bailey from Dewey and Harper Counties, and Retired District Program Specialist Recia Garcia have been working for the past few years to spark the love of barn quilts to area communities. “Because we are such a rural area and are surrounded by large amounts of…