Poll Finds Majority Of Montanans Oppose Mining Coal For Export

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Poll finds majority of Montanans oppose mining coal for export   BILLINGS, Mont.  – A new poll finds a wide majority of Montanans oppose mining more Montana coal for export to Asia. Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin, Metz & Associates (FM3) recently completed a survey of Montana voters and found that 56% of Montana voters oppose mining […]

Saving the Planet by Fostering: The Entire Earth Matters

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Saving the Planet by Fostering: The Entire Earth Matters  ~ Samantha Lewis We clean the air. We clean the oceans. People are working hard all across the globe to make sure the world we live in becomes better. There are organizations out there saving endangered species; as well as organizations protecting endangered historic locales that […]

Judging the ‘Green’ in 2014

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Judging the ‘Green’ in 2014  ~ Carmen Schwartz Business is business, and when it comes to looking at 2014 thus far, the business of ‘green’ is growing monumentally. Everything from solar panels to wind turbines to geothermal heating and cooling units are being created, with every industry getting in on the ‘green’. Lowering the carbon […]

Writers Should be a Force for the ‘Greener’ Good

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Writers Should be a Force for the ‘Greener’ Good ~ Samantha Lewis When we speak about literary ‘green’ we are not speaking about how much contracts are worth these days or how well an author’s book is doing in the marketplace. What we are talking about is the fact that this week the literary industry came […]

Honoring Our Veterans with Green Employment

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Honoring Our Veterans with Green Employment ~ Samantha Lewis  July 4th has just been celebrated. The rockets red glared and the bombs bursted in air…reminding one and all to honor the men and women who have and still bravely fight to keep our freedom intact. Of course, with all careers – including military – there […]

Having a Green ‘Star-Spangled’ Holiday

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How the Rockets Can be Green This July 4th! ~ Samantha Lewis When summer comes along only good and happy thoughts appear. The kids are out of school – free to ride those bikes and head outside for a little freedom after being holed up in the classroom all winter long. Parents are ecstatic because […]

Saving the Strays

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Saving the Strays  ~ Samantha Lewis If your neighborhood is like others out there, you are in the suburbs where the sprinkler systems are going on and off, and the park is down the street for both kids and families to enjoy in the summertime. Here, you have most definitely noticed stray pets wandering around […]

Preserving History Can Be ‘Green’

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Preserving History Can Be ‘Green’  ~ Samantha Lewis ‘The greenest building is the one that isn’t built yet’. This is an old saying, yet not exactly a true one. When people think about history – the historic buildings that were constructed far before LED lighting, geothermal heating and cooling units, etc., were even invented – […]