I’ve watched just enough Oprah Winfrey to learn that we need to place our intentions out in the world and then they’ll “manifest” around us. So, here goes: I’d like winter to end. Now.
The public deserves to know the details of how and why its elected officials and public figures conduct their business and make their decisions. This week is “Sunshine Week,” which celebrates the Freedom of Information Act.
Hundreds of communities welcome spring on March 20 with an observance of the Great American Meatout. People are asked to go vegan, at least for the day, and to explore a healthy diet of vegetables, fresh fruits, legumes, and grains.
John J. Ryan, a former Republican state representative, and Joshua Fisher, a Hersam Acorn editor, share their back-and-forth about news going on around the state, among other items of interest.