Barry Chapman and a friend found this interestingly placed batch of morels in Lake County in Indiana in early May, and this seems like a good place to end Morel of the Week for 2010.
I had thought about running MOTW into early June, but this seems like a good stopping place for the year.
MOTW, which tops the Field Notes on the outdours page of the Sun-Times on Sundays in the spring. An online version appears here, usually on Saturday or Sunday during the season.
MOTW started last year from a reader suggestion I liked. If you have something similar to suggest, e-mail email@example.com.
Orit Peleg is in the process and an extended study into the mysteries of the meaning on the blinking of fireflies.
if Illinois wants to get the best student achievement bang for its taxpayer buck, it should stop subsidizing the choice to send children to a private school.
By politicizing sexual and gender identity, we’ve made it harder to support a group of students who often feel marginalized. We need to do better.
Ex-Cook County judge, accused of stealing decorated Tuskegee Airman’s life savings, is ordered to pay $1.2 million
Patricia Martin, former presiding judge of the Cook County juvenile court’s child protection division, is accused of stealing from Oscar Wilkerson Jr., who was the last known surviving Chicago-area member of the nation’s first Black aviation combat unit.
Mom dislikes the thought of being buried, but her adult children say Jewish law requires it.