Rockies Mailbag: MLB season scenarios, Nolan Arenado update, state of Jeff Bridich’s farm system

“While I wouldn’t go so far as to shorten the team name on the uniform — although I think that works for Arizona — I do agree that there’s never been a whole lot of zest to Colorado’s uniforms. The purple jerseys are my favorite and I’m pro-purple pinstripes, but overall, there’s not a lot […]

7 helpful produce subscriptions you should know about

Farmbox Direct If you live anywhere in the continental US, you can get Farmbox Direct’s shipments of fruits and vegetables. Farmbox Direct guarantees all organic and natural produce, plucked from local farmers. The menu of produce changes weekly and is dependent on what’s local and in season — so you’ll never get bored — and […]

Bitter business for maple syrup makers amid virus outbreak

At Butternut Mountain Farm in Morrisville, Vermont, many of its food service or specialty foods customers are closed and don’t need syrup now, while sales to grocery stores and warehouse clubs are strong as people bulk up on groceries, said owner David Marvin.

Costa Rica farmers destroy flowers as coronavirus spoils exports

A worker cuts flowers in a nursery, while flower growers have started destroying their products by failing to export them due to export restrictions after the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Llano Grande, Costa Rica, March 30, 2020. REUTERS/ Juan Carlos Ulate

Viola Davis Has an Entirely Charming Love Story That You Should Know

Their next chapter will see her take on Michelle Obama for Showtime’s forthcoming anthology, First Ladies, produced with Lionsgate through their shared company JuVee Productions. ”I’m excited,” she told People last year. “I may fail big. But you know what? I’ll live through it. But I do want to honor her in every way I can.”

For migrant workers, lockdown stress has overtaken COVID-19 fear

For these workers, the stress of lockdown has overtaken the fear of the disease so much so that they are not taking preventive measures like maintaining social distancing, wearing masks and washing hands regularly to protect themselves from possible infection.

International Booker prize shortlist led by 28-year-old’s debut

Rijneveld, a rising star in Dutch literature, is 28 – slightly older than British author Daisy Johnson was when she was shortlisted for the Booker prize in 2018, age 27. The author, who identifies as male and uses the pronouns they/them, was shortlisted after a six-hour virtual judging meeting for the £50,000 prize, which is […]

Tender Greens Offering Groceries For Delivery In Woodland Hills

Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.Stay home when you are sick.Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.Follow CDC’s recommendations for using a facemask.CDC does not recommend that people who are well […]

I fled New York with my wife, kids and dog – just as my ancestors fled the 1918 pandemic

As we cross the George Washington Bridge I find a prayer of gratitude for the ability to even leave. Yet despite this privilege, I know we are not truly safe no matter the distance. And this fear is one I recognize not from my own experience but from those I’ve covered as a journalist, people […]

A List of Essential Workers That We Should Thank and Support During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Operational staff at water authorities Operational staff at community water systems Operational staff at wastewater treatment facilities Workers repairing water and wastewater conveyances and performing required sampling or monitoring, including field staff Operational staff for water distribution and testing Operational staff at wastewater collection facilities Operational staff and technical support for SCADA Control systems Chemical […]