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Residents Canned Pickles, Enjoyed Fruits of Their Labor

Residents Canned Pickles, Enjoyed Fruits of Their Labor

Pickles have been around for thousands of years, dating as far back as 2030 BC when cucumbers from their native India were pickled in the Tigris Valley, according to an article on the PBS website. The word “pickle” comes from the Dutch pekel or northern German pókel,...
84-Year-Old Pole Vaulter Wows, Sets World Records

84-Year-Old Pole Vaulter Wows, Sets World Records

Age is only a number for Flo Meiler. Instead of slowing down, the 84-year-old super athlete is just getting started. She is a regular in Vermont Senior Games, competing in several events, including hurdles and pole vaulting. Her story, which was featured on the BBC...