Judy Petrosillo

"It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade." wrote Charles Dickens in his novel, “Great Expectations.” 

"Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie," said British poet, George Herbert. According to the calendar, March 20 is officially the first day of spring; a seaso

March is Irish-American Heritage Month, which includes Saint Patrick's Day on March 17.  Although Saint Patrick's Day was originally a religious holiday, it has evolved into a celebration of all th

What is important to our community?  How can the Berne Public Library contribute to these community aspirations? Those living in the town of Berne will be receiving a library survey in the town new

Theodor Seuss Geisel was an American writer born on March 2, 1904 in Springfield, Massachusetts. Using the pseudonym Dr.

The polar bear, Ursus maritimus, is the largest living land carnivore. The mammal can be found in the arctic with a climate similar to what we had this week. While we need crampons to walk on icy c

The Greek root word for books is biblios and phile is the root word for love or friendship. Hence, a lover of books is known as a bibliophile.

South African leader Desmond Tutu stated, "Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness."  

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“Snowflakes, like people, are all different and beautiful, but they can be a nuisance when they lose their identity in a mob”. The unknown author of this quote aptly states why we like snowflakes b

Happy New Year. Author Neil Gaiman offers these words: "I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes.


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