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2010-04-21 09:07:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- If recycling, reusing and reducing waste is at the heart of sustainability and "green" environmental practices, then historic preservation is one of the greenest activities that individuals and communities can undertake. That is the take-away message of a new Web site, the "Virginia Preservation Toolkit" (http://www.tusculum.sbc.edu/toolkit/how-to-preserve.shtml), that was officially launched today during a week of events tied to the 40th...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.