April 6, 2007 RSS feed / Beauty in the Backyard

Stopping to smell the flowers It's cherry blossom time

Arlene Marturano Every spring thousands of cherry trees burst into bloom at the nation's Capital. The tradition began in 1912 when the mayor of Tokyo presented Washington, D.C. More...

Bird watchers set a new record

In just four days, participants in the Great Backyard Bird Count tallied more than 11 million birds across the United States and Canada. More...

The Original Mystery Plant

It's spring! Everything is turning green and yellow. Just about everywhere you look these days, there is a distinct yellow, grainy film settling down on just about every surface, living and non- living. More...