Yearly Archives: 2017

I. F. (“Izzy”) Stone (1907-1989)

Best known as an investigative reporter, journalist and publisher, I. F. Stone was born on December 24, 1907. Originally born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as Isidor Feinstein, I. F. Stone was raised in New Jersey by his parents who were Russian Jewish immigrants.  

November 27, 2017

Electronics Recycling Day

(Cottage Street is off Mount Auburn Street across from Stanton Funeral Home) Mount Auburn Cemetery is sponsoring an electronics recycling day on Saturday, January 20, 2018. Bring your items to Mount Auburn’s service yard at 24 Cottage Street, Watertown, MA … Continue reading

November 21, 2017

The Fox Sparrow

The Fox Sparrow is one of the largest sparrows we see here in Massachusetts, they generally arrive late October into early November in our area. A handsome and very distinctive bird with reddish-brown plumage and a heavily streaked breast, they … Continue reading

October 31, 2017