I am not so brazen as to say "Let it snow", but I do confess to a secret love of "Sugar Snows". I grew up in Vermont. By this point in March there usually was still snow on the ground, but it was looking pretty tired. Then along would come a "sugar snow", named for the maple "sugaring season". The world would be freshly white and beautiful, sometimes with deep snow. The horses that pulled the huge sled along with the holding tank for the sap along the side of our road had an easier time with less ice and patches of bare ground. It often warmed quick
Immigrant activists Monday renewed their call for Governor Chafee to limit collaboration between Rhode Island law enforcement agencies and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement with regard to holds placed on detainees.
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