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Solstice celebrates the coming of longer days

December 27, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Winter solstice — a split second on Earth’s analog clock

December 23, 2011 in The Daily Republic

At the winter solstice the sun is a layabout, so late to get rolling that it misses most of the rush hour. It hangs low in the sky, lurking behind bare trees. Only for a few hours at midday is the sun high enough to survey the world it supposedly warms. Continue Reading

Group yoga event to welcome the summer solstice

June 15, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

‘Mind Over Madness’ class modeled after NYC celebration
WORTHINGTON It may have started as a mid-spring night’s dream, but if you spot a few dozen people in the down-dog position on Sailboard Beach at 5:30 p.m. next Tuesday, you’ll know the idea has become a mid-summer reality. Continue Reading

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Weather Talk: Winter Solstice first day of astronomical winter

December 20, 2010 in INFORUM

This year’s Winter Solstice will occur this evening at 5:38 p.m. At that point, the sun will be directly over the Tropic of Capricorn and the North Pole will reach its maximum tilt away from the sun at 23.5 degrees. Continue Reading

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