Young Exurbs

December 8, 2013
Lab-grown meat could resolve the environmental problems of industrial agriculture. But will anyone eat it?        
December 7, 2013
This is an alarming story, not because it ends badly. It's alarming because it ends well. It shouldn't have, but it did, and biologists (and especially conservationists) now have a puzzle to ponder.
December 6, 2013
When bees disappeared from central China years ago, Chinese apple farmers had to pollinate by hand. Embarrassing — people doing bees' work, but then came the big discovery –- a surprise that still haunts the conservation movement. What if people outperform bees?
December 2, 2013
Russia's Danila Kozlovsky, soon to be seen in the Weinstein Company's "Vampire Academy: Blood Sisters," was among those honored in Kilkenny. KILKENNY, IRELAND – A dozen of Europe's most promising young actors were recognized Sunday night at an Irish festival that focuses on talent on the verge of international breakthroughs. The Angela Awards were handed out at the closing of the second edition ...
November 21, 2013
Loading Photo Galleries ... Chris Walsh (19) returns this season for a DeWitt/St. Johns team that is expected to challenge for the CAAC title. Holt's Jake Thompson, right, is expected to be one of the league's top goalies.
November 20, 2013
WASHINGTON Arlington National Cemetery's relaxed policy on personal mementos left at the graves of those killed in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan should be stopped by the end of 2014, an advisory commission recommended Tuesday to the secretary of the Army.
November 19, 2013
The relaxed policy on leaving items at the grave sites of recent war dead should come to an end, a panel says.
November 19, 2013
Associa, North America’s largest community association management firm, proudly announces the appointment of Andrew Fortin, ESQ., as senior vice president of external affairs. Fort
November 19, 2013
As Northeastern Director of the USA National Shuffleboard Association, this columnist has been contacted by people wanting to shuffle in Chicago, East St. Louis and New York City, among others without success.
November 11, 2013
Veterans Day will be marked in the Brazos Valley with a number of activities, including the annual 11-11-11 ceremony at 11 a.m. at the American Legion Hall in Bryan.