Part of my job is to tell you about fundraisers and people who are doing good things in our community. Now, I understand that reading about fundraisers may not be as exciting as you might like, but you will learn about some fascinating people or discover entertainment for the whole family that’s often inexpensive and fun — all for a good cause.
Q: I have not been able to absorb the science of growing degree days. I get the idea of it — in my terms, it seems to be a measure of the increasing warmth of nature as it shakes off winter. But what is a person supposed to do with this information?
Holding a piece of flatbread pizza in one hand and a paint brush in the other, Patti Kurtz leaned in, careful to get each stroke just right. After all, her 90-year-old mother is an artist and she wanted to do her proud.