Tag Archives: Voice Newspapers

Stop Raking Leaves, Start Seeing More Birds

Stop Raking the Leaves and You Might Increase Your Yard’s Biodiversity The Eastern Towhees returned to our garden this fall. If you’ve never seen one before you can imagine a robin dressed for the prom in full tux.  They are big, like mockingbirds, with suave-looking dark wings overtop of orange and white chests.  Although not Read More →

Was that a Coyote I Saw in Wheaton?

  I was waiting for some friends to meet me at the head of a trail in Wheaton early this spring when I spotted what looked like a stray, light-colored german shepherd. Its long nose and downward pointing tale made me stop short. Was that a coyote? Before I could get a closer look to Read More →