Friday May 17
Go! Festivals & Family Fun calendar: May 17-23
Hill-Hold Farm Museum, 128 Route 416, Campbell Hall, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 18-19. Hosted by the 15th New York Volunteer Cavalry, "The Red Neck Ties." Talk to the soldiers about their lifestyle as you tour the Union and Confederate camps.
Skywriting: Mother's Day gifts and tips
Fair warning: this weekend is Mothers Day! It's the Hallmark holiday designated to honor and celebrate Mom, selfless, hard-working and often under-appreciated. Almost every mother will give her children the traditional response of "It's the thought that counts" in regards to gift-giving, whether its flowers, candy or a homemade coupon book good for ... (more)
Wall Street Journal
Nestled in Nature
A three-bedroom contemporary home in Garrison, N.Y., sits next to a stream, surrounded by trees, with access to a nearby hiking trail.
The Hastings Center Release: The Ethics of Knowledge: When Should...
How can we best address the potential threat posed by "dual use" research - scientific findings that can be used for good or evil? An article and two commentaries in the Hastings Center Report examine this question in relation to the controversial decision to allow full publication last year of two papers on genetically engineered strains of the ... (more)
Bits & Bites: Experts to discuss benefits of CSA produce
Hannah Brooks and Drew Morrison. The program will explore some of the ways fresh, nutrient-rich community-supported agriculture produce can have a positive impact on overall health.