Latest Raptor Education Group Stories

2011-02-05 00:00:41

This special event includes a variety of local musical talent, a luscious dessert sampling, and a theme-basket silent auction.

2010-08-03 09:51:00

LONG ISLAND, N.Y., Aug. 3, /PRNewswire/ -- As American's attention spans for the Deep Water Horizon oil spill begin to wane, Blue Point Brewing Company today announced a batch of charity brew created specifically to help birds hurt by oil spills, both now and in the future.

2009-04-03 20:15:17

A Sandhill crane was reunited with its mate in Wisconsin this week after more than six months recovering from an arrow wound.

2008-12-01 11:26:00

CURWENSVILLE, Pa., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission officials, on Nov.

2008-11-30 15:14:08

After years of gathering dead carcasses of Pacific Coast trumpeter swans, and examining their lead-poisoned livers, wildlife biologist Mike Smith became convinced the only way to save the birds was by hazing them.

2008-07-11 09:00:32

By Devin Rose, The Wisconsin State Journal Jul. 11--Carol Infalt keeps about 75 raccoons at her rural Jefferson County home, and can even be seen in the trees teaching the babies how to climb.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.