Some say, “Earth Day is every day,” and many people and organizations in Highlands take this to heart.
The April Highlands Town Board meeting is scheduled for tonight at 7 p.m. at the Community Building next to the ball field. The agenda is somewhat routine.
The childhood and teen years can be isolating. Young people spend much of their time surrounded by only their parents, caretakers, teachers and immediate peer group.
We all love them, Fozzie, Pooh, Smokey, Yogi, Teddy and Gentle Ben. They are our Hollywood and popular media bears. But we have real, big, wild bears in Highlands, especially this time of year.
“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” — Nelson Mandela