Western Pennsylvania has plenty of great places to look at wildflowers
Scottdale's Mary Huschak-Kaufman last Saturday on its Gorge Trail photographed and Facebooked a wide range of flowers, including blue-eyed Mary (of which the Penn State Extension Master Gardener is one, too), dwarf larkspur, twinleaf, trillium, ...
Lots of signs of spring in Hampton Roads: foxes, snakes, bluebirds
Woody Stephens sent a photo of his first dragonfly of the year, an immature blue dasher in Thalia. See my blog for Jonathan Snyder's photos ... Fran Dumville in Larkspur sent a photo of bluebird eggs in her nest box. Dumville is happy to have bluebirds ...
Ice cream bonanza: East Bay openings by Three Twins and Mr. Dewie's
Three Twins has quietly opened at 1809-A Fourth Street in West Berkeley, in the space formerly occupied by Chocolatier Blue. Three Twins, which was founded in Marin, has four owned-and-operated stores in San Francisco, San Rafael, Larkspur and Napa.
Loved ones of Golden Gate Bridge suicide victims see hope in net
“Casey was a fighter,” said Brooks of Larkspur. “She had a big heart, she was a ... not a lot of money for a life. For all of these lives,'” said Pelosi, who wore a “Suicide Deterrent System” pin with a photo of the Golden Gate Bridge on the collar of ...