Monthly Archives: February 2014

NYTimes: Chikungunya Fever is Advancing thru the Eastern Caribbean

from the Americas section of the Sunday NY Times: <; Virus Advances Through East Caribbean By FRANCES ROBLESFEB. 8, 2014 Launch media viewer The Aedes aegypti mosquito carries Chikungunya fever. James Gathany/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, via Associated Press … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Erik Michelsen Starts Work at Anne Arundel County DPW as Stormwater Czar

from the Baltimore Sun <,0,1882288.story&gt; — also, Pat Furgurson has a similar, page-one story in the Annapolis Capital: <; South River environmentalist wades into Arundel’s stormwater program By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun 5:16 p.m. EST, February 6, 2014 As … Continue reading

Posted in Development, Erosion & Sediment Control, Governance | Leave a comment

Small Island Trivia. . . .

Just in case you were wondering. . . . . bluenose A native of Nova Scotia: a colloquial designation. A Nova Scotian vessel. A puritanical person; a prude. This word as a Nova Scotian nickname comes from an allusion either … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment