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'Peanuts' honors Earth Day and Arbor Day with fresh programs

NEW YORK (AP) — Everyone knows that Charlie Brown’s nemesis is a kite-eating tree. But the “Peanuts” hero is hoping to cool that kind of rivalry as we head into Earth Day and Arbor Day. ...

UK representative commends Taiwan for humanitarian aid to Ukraine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British representative to Taiwan John Dennis praised the country for its humanitarian assistance to Ukraine as it defends itself against Russian invasion. Speaking at a...

President Tsai opens Taiwan’s longest bicycle path

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The country’s longest bicycle path, which links Tainan to Chiayi and Yunlin, was inaugurated in the presence of President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) Saturday (March 12). ...

Volunteers plant trees to rehabilitate central Taiwan forest after fire

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nearly 100 volunteers joined a campaign to plant trees Tuesday (March 8) in an effort to rehabilitate a part of a forest destroyed by wildfire in Nantou County. When a ...

Simple steps toward reducing waste this holiday season

With concern about climate change growing, this holiday season is a chance to try celebrating in more planet-friendly ways. Simple changes to the way we gift wrap, send cards, decorate and entertain c...

Jill Biden plants tree as White House readies for family cat

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Jill Biden commemorated Arbor Day by planting a linden tree on the north lawn of the White House. She strode out Friday in a skirt and a double-breasted ...

Cheers to the Land of the Long Leaf Pine: Appalachian Mountain Brewery and The Longleaf Alliance Partner to Help Restore Thousands of Longleaf Pines in the Southeast

BOONE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 24, 2018--The longleaf pine was once the dominant tree species in the Southeastern United States, covering more than 90 million acres and supporting nearly 900 differ...

Cheers to the Land of the Long Leaf Pine: Appalachian Mountain Brewery and The Longleaf Alliance Partner to Help Restore Thousands of Longleaf Pines in the Southeast

BOONE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 24, 2018--The longleaf pine was once the dominant tree species in the Southeastern United States, covering more than 90 million acres and supporting nearly 900 differ...

For the love of trees: Taiwan celebrates Arbor Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — March 12 is Arbor Day, a holiday celebrating trees, and groups around Taiwan are making the most of the holiday to give back to the earth. The following are a few of t...