3 Easy Ways You Can Help This Local Wildlife Center
(WEYMOUTH, MASSACHUSETTS) The New England Wildlife Center is a grassroots, nonprofit wildlife hospital, and science education facility. It is an incredibly valuable resource to animals in Massachusetts as the only comprehensive wildlife hospital in the metro Boston area that can provide care for sick, injured, and orphaned wild animals. Since its opening over 30 years ago, the Center has treated more than 120,000 animals.
Piping Plovers Behind Cape Cod Beach Closure
(DENNIS, MASSACHUSETTS) As many MA coastal residents may know, summer is when Piping Plovers descend on Massachusetts beaches to breed. These adorable beach birds are currently listed as threatened on both Massachusetts and Federal Endangered Species Lists and, as such, are often the cause for beach closures.
8 Family-Friendly Free Ways to Celebrate World Ocean Day in Boston
(BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS) World Ocean Day is an international event that takes place annually on June 8th that serves to celebrate the oceans of our planet. With the continuously growing threats of offshore drilling, which increased over 12% last year, and plastic pollution becoming a daily problem in our lives, with over 12 million tonnes of plastic finding its way into our oceans every year, there is clearly a need for a day dedicated to caring for the very thing the Bay State is known for; the ocean that surrounds us.
From Mill to Landfill? Bucksport Residents Fight for a Greener Future
BUCKSPORT, Maine — The scenic town of Bucksport is abuzz with debate as residents from the area and surrounding towns gathered on Tuesday to voice their concerns about a controversial proposal: the revival of a landfill at the site of the iconic, defunct paper mill.
What is a Necessity?
Necessities are part of everyone’s life and can vary from person to person. For many, school and a job are necessities. For others, marriage and children are a necessary part of life, yet many live without them.
Life Can Last
Is it possible to live beyond death? Yes, in a sense. Each of us leaves our story, which can live indefinitely. What will yours be? Why not make it meaningful and long-lasting? You can if you want. Read on to learn how.
The many parallels between sports and life have a great deal to teach us. We can learn much from those old pros who have gone before us. How they look at the world, their optimism, and wisdom are second to none.
Just In Time For EARTH DAY or Re-Elections? Clear Air, Water, and Land- Biden Signs Order For Environmental Justice
The White House wants to ensure that poverty, race, and ethnic status do not lead to worse exposure to pollution and environmental harm. President Biden is running again and now he made a commitment to prioritize environmental justice by signing an executive order that directs every federal agency to consider the impact of their decisions on communities' environmental health.
Opinion: Because There Is No “Planet B”
April 22 is Earth Day, an annual reminder that we have only one planet and must protect it. NOTE: Some of the content may be my opinion or commentary. While some may argue that technology and innovation can solve environmental problems, the reality is that it is up to individuals to make the necessary changes to protect our planet. We all need to do our part to reduce our carbon footprint, use fewer resources, and protect our natural resources for future generations.
The Question to Ask
One question will create the most profound insights into who you are and the life you are creating. It is something everyone should ask themselves if they want to live the best life possible.
Who doesn’t need some encouragement now and then? Encouragement at the right time can provide that little nudge you need to do something more, maybe even something great. Let’s look at the significant impact encouragement can make in your life and the life of others.
The Most Powerful Skill
If there was one skill you could build that would trump every other skill in life, wouldn’t you want to know about it? Let’s look at this skill and how you can develop it. What one skill trumps all others when it comes to living the best life possible? This skill is at the root of many other skills and is vital to learning and personal growth.
Would You Like To Support Nature After Death? New York Joins the Movement: Human Composting Now Legal
New York State legalized human composting or Natural Organic Reduction, making it the sixth state in the United States to do so since 2019. In this composting process that takes around 60 days and doesn't use chemicals, the deceased person's remains are placed in a container with organic materials like straw, hay, or sawdust. The container is sealed and connected to a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system, which helps the remains decompose faster through microbes. After 30 days, the content is checked for any remaining bones, which are then crushed and put back into the container. After another 30 days, the content is returned to the family members.
Obstacles and life
What do you do when you face an obstacle? Do you charge it head-on, allow it to stop you, or retreat?. Let’s look at some of life’s obstacles and how to overcome them. There is little question everyone faces obstacles in their time on this planet. They are so pervasive the only way to avoid them is to stop living, but overcoming them while alive is essential to living a good life.
Living on Autopilot
Time not only flies, but do you realize it’s on autopilot much of the time? We often look back at the days, weeks, months, and years, wondering where they went. Since we spend so much of our lives on autopilot, what can we do to make the best use of this time? Read on to find out!
Do You Have Authority
What does the word authority mean to you? Both your authority and that of others? You do realize you have tremendous authority, don’t you?. Let’s see if we can shed more light on the subject of authority. If you are not aware of the authority you possess, you’re in for a treat!
Expectation vs. Anticipation
Do the words expectation and anticipation create good or bad feelings and memories? While the terms are similar, understanding their differences can help you move from being discouraged and disappointed to being pleased and happy.
Deadline for Tampa eBike Vouchers is April 14
Anyone in the City of Tampa looking to secure an alternative mode of transportation – an eBike – has until Friday at 5 p.m. to apply for Tampa’s eBike Voucher Program. Already, over 400 people have applied for the 180 available vouchers. These vouchers that can be used to offset the cost of an eBike. The city’s Mobility Department’s eBike voucher program is open to all, with special qualifications for those meeting income requirements.
Moments That Change Life
Do you ever stop, quieten your mind, and reflect on your life? Few of us do until something serious happens, such as the death of a loved one. But why wait until then? Why not do it now?
Benjamin Franklin Fairless
Do you know how to say a great deal in a few words? Countless spoken and written examples exist. As a rule, the shorter they are, the greater their punch. If you guessed the quote, you are correct! Let’s look at a quote that can inspire you with everything needed to create the best possible career.