April 19, 2014

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Modern Homesteading

jewel

I write about life in the outdoors, and that generally means my recreational time afield. My outdoor life is an escape from all the everyday things that make life stressful. But there’s a part of my life in the outdoors that begins as soon as I step out the back door. It’s a part of Read More…

April 22 is Earth Day!

 The Environmental Protection Agency’s mission is to protect human health and the environment.
April 22, 2014 marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day!
To celebrate, here are 40 things we can each do to reduce greenhouse gases and help save the p… Read More…

April 22 is Earth Day!

 The Environment Protection Agency’s mission is to protect human health and the environment.
April 22, 2014 marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day!
To celebrate, here are 40 things we can each do to reduce greenhouse gases and help save the pla… Read More…

Honu, the Green Sea Turtle

GreatBeach

I’ve been a snorkeler since I was in my early teens, but the clear blue waters off the Kona Coast of Big Island, Hawaii are very different from the Lake Erie I knew as a kid. For one thing, before the Zebra Mussel invasion, the visibility of the Lake was about eighteen inches. Here in Read More…

Project Dawn Training and Naloxone Distribution Clinic

The  Elyria City Health Department is hosting an open Project Dawn training and naloxone distribution clinic on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at 202 Chestnut Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035. Project Dawn is now open to a family m… Read More…

Plant a Row for the Hungry

 Plant an extra row of crops this year to support the national program, Plant a Row for the Hungry.
This year, the city of Oberlin will help provide freshly grown produce to families in need. Multiple gardens throughout Oberlin are participating … Read More…

Plant a Row for the Hungry

 Plant an extra row of crops this year to support the national program, Plant a Row for the Hungry.
This year, the city of Oberlin will help provide freshly grown produce to families in need. Multiple gardens throughout Oberlin are participating … Read More…

Plant a Row for the Hungry

 Plant an extra row of crops this year to support the national program, Plant a Row for the Hungry.
This year, the city of Oberlin will help provide freshly grown produce to families in need. Multiple gardens throughout Oberlin are participating … Read More…

Ohio Attorney General’s Drug Abuse Community Forum

On Monday, April 21st, 2014, Mike DeWine Ohio Attorney General, will conduct a round table discussion to hear how Lorain County is addressing the challenges of drug addiction. Discussion will focus on the successes and the remaining challenges on this… Read More…

Celebrating National Public Health Week, April 7-11, 2014

You may not realize it, but public health is everywhere and impacts everyone. Join us to celebrate public health in Lorain County. Get a behind the scenes look at some of the things that are being done for the health of us all, and some of the people w… Read More…