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Pros and Cons of Living Next to a Nature Preserve

By Deborah Goonan, Independent American Communities

A recent Wall Street Journal article, Luxury-Home Developers’ Latest Pitch: Unspoiled Nature, has inspired me to share some thoughts about owning a home in close proximity to nature. 1,144 more words

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Loren's Badass Chick: Cynthia Wigren

This week’s Badass Chick is Cynthia Wigren, co-founder of the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy and creator of the Gills Club.

Before dedicating her life to shark conservation, Cynthia worked for twelve years at online trading companies, which gave her the ability to travel the world and experience wonderful things, like her trip to South Africa in 2010. 349 more words


It's All About the Birds: Owl and Kestrel Edition -- 5* Pix

Total Shots taken 679 Number of 5 star ratings (5* yield %) 24 (3.5%)

Quite honestly, I found this location “on the humble” (which is old-school speak to say that I stumbled into it). 436 more words


Saucon Valley Conservancy 2015

A few weeks ago, we had the annual SVC barn/workshop/photoshoot in Hellertown, PA. We had a great group of photographers and some wonderful young docents/models. We were also granted access to some new locations with some amazing artifacts.


SS 'United States'

Images of Steamship SS ‘United States’

The steamship SS ‘United States’ was launched in 1952 in an era of immense optimism after the end of the World War II, when strong rebuilding of the world was taking place. 1,396 more words

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Party Under the Stars at Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s Brooklyn Black Tie Ball on Pier 2

We are so excited to share this awesome event that will bring together people with resources to complete an amazing project which will benefit everyone. 528 more words