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Milford dairy farm is fifth-generation run by Fitch family

Don Himsel

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Cepheus offers variety of jewels to capture in eyepiece

Yes, Virginia, it is that time of year once again. The porch is now devoid of its summer accouterments, the Lawnchair folded, tucked and shivering … Full story    

Ignore those ugly rumors about mulch

Rumor has it that mulching your garden beds or trees and shrubs could starve your plants. It’s a rumor that has circulated for 40 years … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2014

Holiday store music can trigger our emotions and memories

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – In malls all across the state, the sound of “Jingle Bells” and “Deck the Halls” can be heard wafting from unobtrusive … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2014

Wii would help older adult services entertain, educate seniors

Parkhurst Place in Amherst is an age-restricted community composed of low-income, subsidized and market-rate units serving the needs of people at least 55, qualifying residents … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2014

It was a busy, black-eye year for disease control

NEW YORK – Health officials are celebrating some important victories in 2014, and Time magazine even named Ebola fighters the persons of the year. Nevertheless, … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2014

Give your kids the gift of giving to others

For every child bouncy with excitement, eyes twinkling and head filled with flying reindeer, magical elves and jolly Santas, there is another child out there, … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2014

Growers say method makes healthy food all year

TULSA, Okla. – A pair of Tulsa businessmen are using futuristic farming techniques to grow leafy green vegetables by the thousands in a fraction of … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2014

FDA approves study on CDD oil for treatments

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Food and Drug Administration has given the University of Alabama at Birmingham permission to study the use of a marijuana derivative … Full story    
Published:  December 21, 2014

Vegas high-rollers living large

LAS VEGAS – The best view of the Las Vegas Strip might very well be from a toilet. Granted, a toilet inside a two-story, two-bedroom … Full story    
Published:  December 16, 2014

The eyes have it – well, one of them, anyway

I just had my first collagen treatment. Don’t worry. I’m not going all Kenny Rogers on you. I’m proud of every facial nook and cranny … Full story    
Published:  December 16, 2014

Best seller list

Hardcover Fiction

1. "All the Light We Cannot See", Anthony Doerr

2. "Gray Mountain", John Grisham

3. "Redeployment", Phil Klay

4. "The Goldfinch", Donna Tartt

5. "Lila", Marilynne Robinson

Hardcover Nonfiction

1. "Yes Please", Amy Poehler

2. "Killing Patton", Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard

3. "Being Mortal", Atul Gawande

4. "Small Victories", Anne Lamott

5. "Make It Ahead", Ina Garten

Trade Paperback Fiction

1. "The Martian", Andy Weir

2. "Gone Girl", Gillian Flynn

3. "The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry", Gabrielle Zevin

4. "The Best American Short Stories 2014", Jennifer Egan, Heidi Pitlor (Eds.)

5. "Orphan Train", Christina Baker Kline

Trade Paperback Nonfiction

1. "Unbroken", Laura Hillenbrand

2. "Wild", Cheryl Strayed

3. "The Boys in the Boat", Daniel James Brown

4. "Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls", David Sedaris

5. "The Heart of Everything That Is", Bob Drury, Tom Clavin

The Indie Best-seller List is based on reporting from hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For an independent bookstore near you, visit