Solstice Wood Fire Cafe in Hood River celebrates shortest day with belly, fire … – OregonLive.com

Solstice Wood Fire Cafe in Hood River celebrates shortest day with belly, fire
OregonLive.com
For the eighth straight year, Solstice Wood Fire Cafe and Bar lived up to its name and threw a party on Dec. 21, the winter solstice with the shortest amount of daylight of the year. From now until June 21, daylight will be getting longer. This time

Winter solstice 2013: Were you really waiting until now for winter? – Alaska Dispatch

Winter solstice 2013: Were you really waiting until now for winter?
Alaska Dispatch
Meteorological and astronomical winter seasons run along different time schedules. The former pegs winter as having been already under way; it started Dec. 1 and will run through Feb. 28. The latter defines winter as starting with the winter solstice

Winter solstice 2013: Were you really waiting until now for winter? – Alaska Dispatch

Winter solstice 2013: Were you really waiting until now for winter?
Alaska Dispatch
Meteorological and astronomical winter seasons run along different time schedules. The former pegs winter as having been already under way; it started Dec. 1 and will run through Feb. 28. The latter defines winter as starting with the winter solstice