ew Siberia is the latest gem by Boston-area singer/songwriter Antje Duvekot, and it is a beauty. Consisting of fresh, heartfelt, and intelligent songs with delightful melodies delicately stitched together like an unpretentious Venetian lace.
The Burled Arch in Nome, Alaska, the finish line of the Iditarod race as pictured in 2007
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It is the beginning of March and a quiet madness sweeps parts of our country that has nothing to do with basketball. Rather, it is all about dogs, sleds and the hearty men and women who brave whatever Mother Nature has in store for them.
Actor George Clooney is led away in handcuffs from Sudan's embassy in Washington, D.C., on Friday. Clooney, his father, Nick, and others including Democratic Rep. Jim Moran of Virginia and NAACP President Ben Jealous, were arrested as they demonstrated to bring attention to the humanitarian crisis in Sudan.