We may not get the dramatic announcements of spring's arrival that other parts of the country get, like crocuses jetting out through the snow, but we do get our own subtle declaration of a new season. With asparagus season having peaked, the presence of local strawberries and cherries forecasting lo ... More >>
Scott McKenzie, who famously sang the the iconic, ubiquitous, and now hopelessly cliched Summer of Love anthem "San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair)" died Saturday in Los Angeles, according to the AP. He was 73. McKenzie suffered from Guillain-Barre Syndrome, a disorder of the nerv ... More >>
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