Fifth annual Cycle 4 CMT fundraiser targets rare disease, August 26

Walkers and cyclists will take to local country roads Aug. 26 for the 5th Annual Cycle 4 CMT fundraiser. The event is open to people of all ages and abilities, and proceeds support research for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, referred to as CMT, which is a progressive neurological disease that damages nerves to the arms and legs. Shelburne… Read More »

A slow start for snapping turtles

By Brett Amy Thelan One moonless May evening, my husband and I walked down to our local pond, flashlights in hand, to look for toads. We were delighted to discover hundreds of them, floating, darting and jockeying for position in an explosion of courtship. Their surround-sound trills left our ears ringing. The toads were frenzied,… Read More »