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The Swellesley Report
From Strawbery Banke to Elm Bank: MassHort hires Forti to oversee horticulture/education
The Massachusetts Horticultural Society , which has its headquarters at Elm Bank Reservation on the Wellesley/Natick/Dover line, has named John Forti as director of horticulture and education.
Trustees of Reservations honor Dover farmer
During 12-hour work days as farm manager at Powisset Farm in Dover, Meryl LaTronica, 34, might organize produce headed for local food banks, run a workshop on growing vegetables, feed the pigs, mentor aspiring farmers, write a blog, or fix a tractor.
Body of US general arrives at Dover Air Force Base
The body of a two-star general killed in an Afghan "insider attack" arrived Thursday at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware to be prepared for burial at Arlington National Cemetery.
In an Instant the Tornado Had Formed
Weather is a funny science, but as radar and computer imagery has improved the prediction of the weather, most people are used to being well prepared for the slightest drop of rain.
5 Mass. Homes for Sale with a Spectacular Farmer's Porch
Looking for quaint home with a farmer's porch? Here are five local houses on the market with farmer's porches, according to Zillow , with an excerpt of its listing: 61 Curtis Ln., Edgartown : $2,475,000 "Slated for completion in mid-October, this distinctive home offers a traditional design with a current floor plan that blends the dining/kitchen ... (more)