Macomb, IL – The 40th Earth Day this week sparks thoughts of the saying, "Think globally, act locally."
Further, helping to moderate humanity's effect on the planet isn't reduced to a 24-hour period, but years of effort, and it starts not in our nation or state, but our neighborhoods and homes - even our rooms.
The need is serious - more serious than thought by scientists such as the esteemed United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change or by policymakers like Al Gore.
Keokuk, IA – The Lee County Board of Supervisors has signed over the deed to the home of 323 Concert Street to the city of Keokuk for $1. The county had authority over the property due to back property taxes.
Keokuk has been trying to address the condition of the property for years. The structure was declared "unsafe to occupy" more than five years ago.