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2008-07-24 03:00:35

By MIRANDA C.R. WHITE Staff Writer REDLANDS - Redlands, once green with orange groves, is working to stay green, developing an Emerald Necklace of open space around the city. The community is also working to keep the water supply clean, improve the air quality and build "environmentally friendly" buildings. Open space and citrus Preserving open space has always been part of the character of Redlands, said Redlands Mayor Jon Harrison. "When people think of Redlands, they think...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.