Senegal's islands on frontline of climate change

...for my sons and grandsons and for when the next house collapses," says the 60-year-old, looking down and adjusting the peach and blue scarves intertwined around her head. "But I have no money and no land, so there's nowhere else to go."She cooks...
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Petra 'Peaches' Conrad

Longtime Juneau resident Petra "Peaches" Conrad died peacefully on Feb. 22, 2008, at the Juneau Pioneers' Home. She was 82. She was born Nov. 19, 1925, in Seattle...
Officials kill invasive fish in Oregon ponds

...treated, including: Keyhole, Granite Meadows, Goldfish, Yellowjacket and Windy Springs ponds in Umatilla County; Luger and Peach ponds in Union County; Kinney Lake in Wallowa County; and Balm Reservoir in Baker County. The ponds will be restocked and...
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Industry wrestles with pesticides and safety

...consumers have never before had as much information about the marijuana they buy."It's just like broccoli or spinach or peaches or anything. The plant is susceptible to certain pests," said Gabriel Fairorth, cultivation manager for Denver's Herbal...
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Turning to peaches for profit

...become something of a peach expert. "Now...want to take the peaches out of the plastic...on the McCowan's peaches immediately. Recently, a discriminating peach buyer brought by...leaning toward his own peach because it cost less...leave without a few peaches from McCowan's...
Tart-tasting rhubarb a good foil to berries and peaches

...When considering rhubarb, there is no way around its forthright tartness. Naturally sweet fruits, such as berries and peaches, are the classic foil for this sour vegetable which is most often found baked into pies or other desserts in which copious...
Senior menu for the week of Aug. 22

Monday Vegetable and beef soup Peaches and cottage cheese Rolls Tuesday Beef and biscuit pie Carrot and raisin salad Orange juice Wednesday Chicken and peach saute with noodles Peas and carrots Apple, cabbage and raisin salad Thursday Fiesta pork...
Starting the day off right: District to fund some breakfast programs next year

Angy Cunningham set french toast sticks with syrup, peaches, mini bagels, sausage, cheese sticks, milk and juice out in the cafeteria at Glacier Valley Elementary Friday morning. By...
Juneau Arts & Humanities Council announces 2015 Wearable Art theme

...she said.Lagundino responded by sending her a quote from a play in which he was an understudy called "Secret Love In Peach Blossom Land" by Stan Lai:YUN: How still. Never has Shanghai been so still. We are the only two people in Shanghai tonight...
Pluto up close: Spacecraft makes successful flyby

...cameras giving nine-fingers-up "Pluto Salute."The picture of Pluto taken on Monday showed a frozen, pockmarked world, peach-colored with a heart-shaped bright spot and darker areas around the equator. It drew oohs and aahs."To see Pluto be...
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