Arbor Day was started in the state of Nebraska in 1854 by Julius Sterling Morton. Nationally Arbor Day is celebrated on the last Friday in April.
Joy Henry is a journalist in the Capital News Service Social Journalism bureau. She has worked as a Floor Director for “Wake Up Washington” on WUSA*9, and as an intern in the web department at WJLA.com.
Those living in the Washington, D.C. area are likely no stranger to following: getting stuck in a long line at Reagan National Airport; getting stuck on a metro train; getting stuck in traffic on the Beltway. Often times, just traveling around the D.C.…
March 2 is #ReadAcrossAmericaDay, which “focuses on motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources.”