an impression: Salem State students move audiences (jpg)
published in The Salem (MA) News, ©
SALEM - It's not every day, or every
play, in which drama provides ressurection of your religious beliefs,
but such was the case for 23-year-old Kevin Crowley of Salem, an actor
in "Jesus Christ Superstar" performed by the Student Theatre
ensemble of Salem State College...
dad finds divine promise in blizzard
Mass. - To many Boston area residents, the blizzard of January 2005
was a white curse in a winter that had already clogged their narrow
streets with enough snow. But in Salem, mail carrier Scott O'Malley
looked at the snow and saw a divine promise that his deceased 12-year-old
daughter was in good hands.
fisherman shares passion for living, inventing
N.H. - As shadows grow longer over frozen Lake Winnipesaukee, the daytime
high of 15 degrees plummets back to near zero, and the arctic northerly
wind only makes it feel colder. But out in the middle of Meredith Bay,
one ice fisherman creates a warm oasis where he shows it's possible
to shun trophies and live for the love of living, even after the one
that got away.
Mt. Washington to Boston: Home for the Holidays (jpg)
Wednesday was a busy day of packing and
traveling. It didn't feel as though I'd spent an entire week on Mount
Washington. As I look at the news and see the chaotic holiday travels
of millions of other people, I feel thankful for the way I came home.
NH Town Spotlight (jpg)
Waldo. The question, if you're looking at a New Hampshire map, is "Where's
Walpole?" For reasons you'll discover in this article, I'm not
going to tell you. Sure, it's the internet age, and you could Google
it or Mapquest it. If that's your pace, you won't like Walpole.
Washington Observatory Volunteering
mountaintop landscape looks more like the moon than anything else. Snow
flies furiously in 85 mph winds. The temperature is just above zero
and visibility is about the same. From the safety of the Mount Washington
Observatory, you can be witness to a climate that P.T. Barnum called
"The Second Greatest Show On Earth."
Weather, Great Spirit
Hampshire's Mount Washington is one of those rare places where scientists
become artists and vice-versa, and where emotionless data can mingle
with spiritual thoughts in the same mind.
Wild N.H. Day - Sustaining a wild way of life (jpg)
wildlife-related laws, and the state agency that enforces them, are
part of an environmental conservation effort that includes a multitude
of helping hands from a government and private organizations. Getting
that message out is why, in 1989, Dr. Judy Silverberg of NH Fish &
Game started "Discover Wild New Hampshire Day," an annual
fair at the department's headquarters.
and limits of New England weather forecasting
New technology in the weather forecasting field
has made predictions dramatically better than they were just 15 years
ago, but frustrated forecasters still caution that meteorology, like medicine,
is still very much an inexact science with a long way to go.