Deborah McArthur, Nature Connection: Our local wild turkeys – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Deborah McArthur, Nature Connection: Our local wild turkeys
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Themes for the month include: snowflakes, bears and hibernation and winter solstice. For information, go to santacruzmuseums.org. Deborah McArthur is the education manager at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, a nonprofit organization that

Despite minor flaws, architect Farshid Moussavi’s new MOCA Cleveland is an … – Plain Dealer


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Despite minor flaws, architect Farshid Moussavi's new MOCA Cleveland is an
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With 26 days to go to the winter solstice, it's clear that Moussavi's building, on the highly visible point of the triangle formed by Euclid Avenue and Mayfield Road in University Circle, is a gorgeous addition to the city. The building's blackness is

Enjoy twinkling lights in Ohio and region in November, December – Plain Dealer


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Enjoy twinkling lights in Ohio and region in November, December
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Celebrate the winter solstice at Ohio's Serpent Mound, the 1,348-foot-long prehistoric effigy mound, which will be outlined with 900 candles. The event, in Adams County, runs 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 21. Information: serpentmound.org. Bright overnight

Let’s celebrate with friends and family – This is Gloucestershire


This is Gloucestershire

Let's celebrate with friends and family
This is Gloucestershire
Food and drink have always been part of the Christmas celebrations, as well as the Winter Solstice festivals. One of the oldest traditions at Christmas time is the 'wassail bowl'. Wassail is a toast and comes from the Saxon phrase "wes hal" meaning