Judy Petrosillo

A library is defined by Merriam-Webster as a place where books are kept for use but not for sale.

Celebrate, Read Across America with the National Education Association on March 3. This annual event is planned around the birthday of Dr. Seuss, a beloved author of children’s books.

The 2014 Olympic events in Sochi, Russia conclude this Sunday and already people are preparing for South Korea in 2018.

February is Library Lovers Month.  Libraries help us to better understand each other.

The Helderberg Hilltowns are beautiful places to live all year round. The major drawback to country living is driving up and down the hill to go shopping and attend events.

Libraries are often wrongly prejudged as quiet and boring places with old books. A visit to the Berne Public Library will shatter this preconceived notion.

To help escape from the cold weather, warm up with a bowl of hot soup.

“Do you want to be Queen for a Day?” This question was the introduction to a popular television show in the 1950s and 1960s.

A Rube Goldberg machine performs a very simple task in a very complex fashion, usually including a chain reaction. Mousetrap, a board game from 1963, is an example.

Happy New Year!  According to the Richmond Times Dispatch, families in the Philippines eat round fruits and wear clothing with polka dots on New Year’s Eve for good luck.

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