Zoos Helping Mexican Wolf Return Into the Wild

Recovery efforts for one of North America’s most charismatic and persecuted species, the Mexican wolf, received a huge boost this spring as 20 wolf pups born in captivity were successfully integrated within wild packs across the southwest United States. Captive breeding programs in zoos and wolf centers in Missouri, New Mexico, Kansas, California, Arizona, helped…

Arlington ISD Announces 6th Annual Back to School Kickoff

The sixth annual Arlington ISD Back to School Kickoff event sponsored by the Gene and Jerry Jones Family Foundation will have a different look this year. The event, which allows Arlington ISD students to get backpacks, school supplies and more to prepare for the school year, is slated for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. August…

Texas Bookstore: Scouts BSA Handbook for Boys

For more than 100 years, Scouting has stood for character, adventure, fitness, leadership and service. The Scouts BSA Handbook for Boys is a great read for not only Scouts, but also for someone who enjoys adventure, learning how to develop leadership skills, nature observation, understanding the environment, and more. I like the Scouts BSA Handbook…

Washington State Woman Making Lasagna for Those in Need

Imagination and inspiration can go a long way in a time of uncertainty and crisis. For Michelle Brenner, she took her grandmother’s special recipe and made a huge pan of lasagna. Then, she offered to go grocery shopping for some friends and was dismayed that they had added frozen lasagnas to their lists. Her culinary…

American Jukebox: Elvis Presley

Elvis Aaron Presley (1935–1977), also known simply as Elvis, was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the “King of Rock and Roll” or simply “the King”. His energized interpretations of songs and sexually provocative performance style, combined…

EPA Announces Green Chemistry Winners for 2020

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the winners of the 2020 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards. Green chemistry is the design of chemical products and processes that reduce or eliminate the generation and use of hazardous substances. This year’s winners have developed new and innovative green chemistry technologies that turn potential environmental challenges into business…