Apples of New England: Expert writes book detailing history, varieties of the region's apples
GREENFIELD (AP) >> There's Old Nonesuch of Massachusetts, Paw Paw, Melvin Sweet, Cogswell, Fallawater ... Do you know your apples? Like, for example, that the first apple seeds in this country were planted three years after the Pilgrims landed and that the first named variety ? Roxbury Russets ? was cultivated in 1635 in Boston?
Old Nonesuch, Paw Paw, Melvin Sweet: Do you know your apples?
There's Old Nonesuch of Massachusetts, Paw Paw, Melvin Sweet, Cogswell, Fallawater ... Do you know your apples?
Elwell Day: Town celebrates longtime manager today
You?ve really arrived when Palm Beach designates a day in your honor. The town is celebrating ?Peter B. Elwell Day? today to acknowledge the dedication, hard work and legacy of its longtime town manager, who is retiring next month to become town manager in his hometown. Elwell, a Jupiter resident, has worked for Palm Beach for 26 years. On Oct. 24, he announced he?s resigning to work in ...
A car travels along the highway as snow falls , Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 in Concord, N.H. The season's first major snowstorm is promising up to a foot of snow in some places, slowing holiday travel.