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Obituary of Wesley Anderson (1940 – 2021

Wesley Alan Anderson, born on 10/15/40 in Fortuna, California, passed away on 07/23/21. Wes passed away peacefully at home on the ranch he loved dearly. A graduate of Fortuna High School, Wes received a Bachelor of Science in Breeding from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo. While at Cal Poly, he met and later married […]

Plowing the land of the Delta

We are on a very rutted dirt road near Rondo in the Arkansas Delta. “I bet you’ve been on all the roads in Arkansas,” the driver told me. “I have to admit, I’ve never been on this one,” I reply. We’re looking for the Williams family farm, and soon Harvey Williams beckons us on a […]

Couple buys abandoned house in Japan for...

Jaya Thursfield and his wife, Chihiro, bought a traditional abandoned Japanese farmhouse in 2019 and have spent the past two years making it their dream family home. Jaya Thursfield, his wife Chihiro, their sons Anton and Marco, and one of their cats, Kotora, walked past the house this week. Jaya Thursfield The couple, who both […]

Oktoberfest, Broadway, draft books and i...

It’s hot out there, but we’ve got some cool choices for anyone looking to make the weekend count before the end of August and back to school. There is still plenty of fun in the summer and the weekend forecast, while warm, looks mostly dry for Bucks County. Saturday could peak at 87 degrees with […]

Upper Makefield’s Dwight Ely to lead US

According to Dwight Ely, Upper Makefield “has grown a lot of houses” in recent years. But it still has some of the best farmland in the country. “The area is incredible. Where there are still farms, it is very fertile,” he said. He knows from experience. His family has operated a farm in Bucks County […]

Leonardo da Vinci’s inventions come to l

The artist was also a prolific inventor whose ideas were recreated for the exhibition, on display until January 2022. # k5evening SEATTLE – A new exhibition at MOHAI brings some of Leonardo da Vinci’s inventive ideas to life. Da Vinci – Inventions focuses on the artist’s codices – small booklets with sketches and descriptions (often […]

The best charcuterie boards of 2021, acc...

It’s time to pull out a wooden board and a spread of creamy brie and gourmet gouda. But, if taking inspiration from Sandy coughlin, it won’t just be a basic cheese and cracker deli. Blogger “The Big Board” at Reluctant host is plastered all over the internet with her larger-than-life and beautifully arranged creations. While […]

Down East sweeps the double agenda with ...

Wood Ducks combine for eight points in final inning of two games Salisbury, MD – The Down East Wood Ducks combined eight runs in the seventh inning of both games to sweep the doubles program against the Delmarva Shorebirds on Sunday afternoon. The Woodies won Game 1 by a score of 9-5 and Game 2 […]

Episode “Machines” broadcast on the HIST

NEW BRITAIN, Connecticut, Aug. 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced that the company’s signature DEWALT tools will feature in an upcoming “Modern Marvels: Machines” episode on The HISTORY Canal. The episode, which is part of the show’s season featuring modern machinery, airs Sunday, August 15 at 10-9 […]

Interiors: Tips to optimize your craft r...

Many people started cottage industries during the pandemic, either because of job loss or simply because they just took the time to explore their creative side and start a small business. As a result, many people work from home to create all kinds of wonderful handcrafted gifts from cushions, door wreaths, art, pottery, keepsakes, flower […]