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America’s Cup Returns To New York

File Credit: Dennis Machicao   Since 1920, America’s Cup racing has returned to New York City sponsored by Louis Vuitton. On May 7 & 8 of 2016, 6 sleek high speed boats manned by the top sailing crews in the world compete to gain points in the...

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Keep America Beautiful

  Image File Credit: Fredrik Rubensson   Earth Day will be upon us on Friday April 22. What will you do to keep this country’s health, not just on Earth Day, but everyday? A nonprofit organization that has dedicated itself to maintain the planet and the U.S. a better...

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How Green Are The Presidential Candidates?

  Image File Credit: DonkeyHotey If you haven’t notice lately or have been living under a rock, we are in the midst of a Presidential campaign, certainly like no other in modern times. There has been plenty of fodder for political comedians from both sides of the political...

Adventures of Pam & Frank

Will The U.S. Catch-Up

Well, it looks like the U.S. is loosing the race in having more Plug-In Electrified Vehicles (PEV) on the road than Europe has. The PEV seemed like the trend of the future in combating high energy prices and lessening environmental pollution. But according to an article...

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Will The Next Generations Survive?

With the ever increasing climate changes, specifically global warming, many living species are adversely affected, from plants and organisms to fish and animals – even humans. And one animal that is on the front line of global warming is the polar bear.   Scientists have tried to...

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Warning signs to take seriously

We have all seen, in a movie, a man clutching his chest in the beginnings of a heart attack. In reality, a heart attack may not initially be so dramatic. And heart attacks not only strike at men, but it is the number 1 cause...

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Oceans Of The Future

Our modern lives offer us many conveniences that we take for granted that have become part of our daily lives. But more often then not, these conveniences have a price, not monetarily initially, but a price on our environment. The production of plastic products has contributed...

MothersDay

To Mothers One and All

Mother’s Day, a day that we honor our mothers for all they have and are doing to make us a better person has its origins in the early nineteen hundreds. The originator of the American Mother’s Day, that falls on the second Sunday in May, is...

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Did You Know?

Did you know…. that at the venerable Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City there is a rooftop garden that houses a colony of beehives. The hotel’s culinary teams, who are trained beekeepers, conduct tours of the garden and beehives. The tour participants can later...

RedCross

American Red Cross Appreciation

The American Red Cross, founded by Clara Barton in Washington, D.C. on May 21, 1881, has been and is the premier humanitarian organization in the United States and throughout the world by its other Red Cross networks. On her visit to Europe after the Civil War,...