Shepherdstown Chronicle Columnsen-usMon, 23 Apr 2018 11:36:54 EDTMon, 23 Apr 2018 11:36:54 EDT root cause of tree problems it be insect pests, fungal diseases or simple decline, many tree problems can be traced to the tree's root zone, to what's happening beneath the soil surface.Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTNandina berries killing birds few years ago I was at a tree conference and Doug Tallamy of the University of Delaware was presenting on oaks and native gardening. He made an off-the-cuff remark about berries from the nandina shrub (Nandina domestica, a.k.a.Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 EDTA Philosophy Of Giving Thanks a tree falls in the woods, and there is no one there to hear it, does it make a sound? That sort of question has caused many a college Freshman's eyes to glaze over.Fri, 1 Dec 2017 00:00:00 EDTIt's Not Just Harvey Weinstein Friday I received an email that made me think about something. This was a mass mailing from my campus' student police department, required under federal law to be sent, stating there had been a sexual assault on campus.Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDTE Pluribus Unum Christian pastor and a Muslim Imam walk into a conference room. No, its not the beginning of a really bad joke.Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT