Everyone knows that Henry Thoreau wrote his greatest work while living in a cabin on Walden Pond, but few know that during those two years and two months, he also took up the task of surveying the pond. 1,066 more words
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Before attending university I visited Walden in book form. Later, I was quite pleased when a college professor, way back when, assigned it as both, required reading, and material to draw from for a reflective essay. 736 more words
ARLINGTON (CBS) – Lifeguards at Walden Pond don’t climb into their chairs until 10 a.m. so they weren’t on the job Monday morning just after 8:30 when a swimmer got into trouble, but fortunately, an Arlington police officer was. 327 more words
CONCORD (CBS) — The body of a missing swimmer was recovered from Walden Pond, officials said.
The regional dive team and Massachusetts State Police were called when a witness said they saw a 28-year-old man dive into the water and not come back up around 6:30 Sunday evening. 155 more words