Native Florida plants provide wonderland for grandchildren

Native Florida plants provide wonderland for grandchildren

While I’ll always miss the daffodils, tulips and peonies that are harbingers of spring in the Northeast, I am constantly delighted by the explosion of color in my native Florida garden. In a five-minute stroll the other morning, I found masses of yellow coreopsis, rudbeckia, starry rosinweed and dune sunflower, white flowers of native plumbago, …

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This Vermilion teacher and sugarcane farmer’s daughter is bringing agriculture into the classroom |  Education

This Vermilion teacher and sugarcane farmer’s daughter is bringing agriculture into the classroom | Education

Second-graders in Haley Broussard’s class at Dozier Elementary in Erath are just as likely to witness plant and animal life cycles in real-time as they are to read about them. Broussard, the daughter of a sugarcane farmer, decided to shake up her classroom approach this school year by weaving hands-on agricultural activities into her lessons, …

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Walking charity urges people of Lanarkshire to get involved in national competition

Walking charity urges people of Lanarkshire to get involved in national competition

A walking charity is encouraging outdoor enthusiasts in Lanarkshire to get involved in a country-wide competition to uncover local gems as part of National Walking Month. The contest has been hosted across Paths for All’s social channels throughout May to inspire members of the public to get outside and walk – with entries in with …

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Strathclyde Park Rowing Club take medals in Spring Regatta

Strathclyde Park Rowing Club take medals in Spring Regatta

Strathclyde Park Rowing Club made waves at the Scottish Rowing Spring Regatta last month. It was almost back to normal for the Scottish rowing community at the park on April 23 and 24, with races held in bright but blustery conditions on the international eight-lane course. Strathclyde Park Rowing Club fielded competitors in almost all …

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This Tiruppur man brings eyes back to life- The New Indian Express

This Tiruppur man brings eyes back to life- The New Indian Express

Express News Service TIRUPUR: Time is crucial for N Sundarajan. It was midnight when a friend from Palladam town called. The 46-year-old — quick on his feet as usual — rode down to Ponni Hospital, four kilometers away. A youngster had died in a terrible road accident.It was 1 am when Sundarajan reached. There is …

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