Scientists modify plantsMaking them use sunlight better

Scientists modify plantsMaking them use sunlight better

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have hacked a plant’s genes to make it use sunlight more efficiently — a breakthrough that could eventu...

November 17th, 2016 |  


2016 likely record hot

2016 likely record hot

WASHINGTON (AP) — While last month merely tied for the world’s third warmest October in history, 2016 is still on track to be the hottest ...

November 17th, 2016 updated: November 17th, 2016. |  


Smokey Robinson 8th Gershwin Prize honoree

Smokey Robinson 8th Gershwin Prize honoree

Smokey Robinson received the 8th Gershwin Prize at the Library of Congress in Washington, Tuesday, on Nov. 15, 2016.A rhythm and blues icon whose care...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Forman’s Cookie & Candy Contest

Forman’s Cookie & Candy Contest

Dust off Grandma’s old recipes and win cash prizes with her favorite holiday cookie and candy recipes, and at the same time make local history b...

November 10th, 2016 updated: November 10th, 2016. |  


Pro dancer teaches at Studio

Pro dancer teaches at Studio

Many area folks know about Lindas3 Dance Studio at the corner of Cherry Street and Vernon Street in Sunbury. The studio hosts Friday night dances, a f...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Historic Landmarks announced

Historic Landmarks announced

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis today (Nov. 2) announced th...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Key moments at the CMA Awards

Key moments at the CMA Awards

A look at the memorable moments at the Country Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday in Nashville, Tennessee.YES, SHE CAMEPop superstar B...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Country star Kenny Chesney honored

Country star Kenny Chesney honored

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Country star Kenny Chesney picked up his first of two major awards in as many days on Tuesday (Nov. 1) just after releasing t...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Rambutan, the new spooky fruit

Rambutan, the new spooky fruit

Shoppers on the East Coast and in the Midwest are discovering a new fruit that is currently being promoted throughout over 2,000 stores in 16 states. ...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Preservation Parks briefs

Preservation Parks briefs

Register now for the following November programs:The following programs require advance registration, so please note deadlines.* Preschoolers will lea...

October 26th, 2016 |