Daily Archive: Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Call for Volunteers to Assist Seniors with 2018 Income Tax Preparation

Each year the Naperville Park District partners with AARP to offer area seniors free income tax preparation assistance at the Alfred Rubin Riverwalk Community Center between February and April. Persons interested in volunteering to help with this program are invited to investigate the AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program that is co-sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service.

“Ghost forests”: What they are and why they’re becoming more common

PORT REPUBLIC, N.J. — They’re called “ghost forests” – dead trees along vast swaths of coastline invaded by rising seas, something scientists call one of the most visible markers of climate change. The process has occurred naturally for thousands of years, but has accelerated in recent decades as polar ice melts and raises sea levels,