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Urban/City Planner Interview

Tell us about your work

Outside Purnima Kapur‘s office, the spires and towers of downtown Brooklyn sparkle in the early fall sunlight.

“Everything we create here is for people to live and work in,” says Kapur, 45, wearing a smart black suit and perching on the windowsill, “and if we don’t understand that, we haven’t succeeded as urban planners.” 1,037 more words

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Government Shutdown- NPS Notice

Important Notice to Park Visitors

Due to the lapse in federal appropriations, the National Park Service (NPS) is unable to fully staff the properties under its management. 414 more words

Twitching a Firecrest

I don’t consider myself a twitcher – by which I mean one of those obsessives who cares only about adding ticks to lists and accumulating huge numbers of bird sightings and will travel long distances at word of a sighting to get them – but I have set myself a personal challenge of seeing 200 species of birds in Britain in 2018 if at all possible. 252 more words


Timothy Parks Construction Inc.

We perform small jobs and home repairs related to electrical problems, remodeling jobs, plumbing, house renovation, flooring and carpentry jobs among other things. Call us 407-901-2969

OUR Hollywood "Bash" Continues! Jump Into Round #2!

Great 1st Round, folks!  Thanks for all your votes and support.  And, hey!  Who says that Hollywood Studios is a half-day park?

Think about it, my friends.  163 more words


20th January 2018

Mistle Thrushes have gone through disturbing declines and are now on the red (most endangered) list. We regularly see them in autumn, feeding on our berried trees… 99 more words

Sheffield Nature

Our guide to Pokémon GO's Community Day #1, codenamed "Surf Pikachu"

(Source: pokemongohub.net)






We’ve received a lot of questions from our readers about the upcoming Community Day taking place on January 20th — what to do, how to spend those three hours, why it only lasts three hours, etc. 621 more words