School board votes to drop high school’s Confederate name

FALLS CHURCH, Va. –  School board members voted Thursday night to rename a northern Virginia high school named for a Confederate general, ending two years of debate on the subject. The Fairfax County board met late into the night as members tried to decide the fate of J.E.B. Stuart High School’s name. Stuart, who was …

Self-taught team orchestrating orca project

One of my passions has always been marine biology. Another is archaeology. Both fields of study delve into tantalizing mysteries — the one examining the vast complexity of life in the oceans, the other trying to unravel the mysteries of how our ancestors accomplished astonishing feats in the past. How, for example, did our long …

Envirosolar Recognized as Top Residential Solar Contractor

Envirosolar “It is truly a remarkable time for the solar power industry and we are excited to be ranked so highly” -Envirosolar San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) July 28, 2017 Coming off the biggest year ever for U.S. solar installations, Envirosolar is thrilled to be named one of the top solar contractors in the United …

Review: In ‘Somewhere Between,’ It’s Groundhog Week

Photo Aaron Craven, on ground, Devon Sawa and Paula Patton in the new series “Somewhere Between,” based on the South Korean series “God’s Gift: 14 Days.” Credit Eike Schroter/ABC In ABC’s new dead-child time-travel mystery, “Somewhere Between,” the coincidences are somewhere between far-fetched and lunatic. In the first episode, a private investigator on a case …