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Origin of Pumpkin Carving – by L. Peterson

With Halloween approaching, many houses have already been festooned with spiders and their webs, skeletons, fake blood, tombstones and other ghoulish spectacles. Yet no matter the theme of the house,…

Photolithography & Microchips – by Lauren Peterson

  So what is photolithography and how does it relate to microchips? Also called UV lithography and optical lithography, this process describes how light is used to transfer patterned coatings…

Invasive Beetles in the Area – by L. Peterson

  There are so many nonnative species in the Malta area that we could go on for weeks, but I will conclude with the three invasive beetles you are most…

Round Lake Boat Launch Opens – by L. Peterson

  This weekend lake-happy residents were out in droves just east of Round Lake to enjoy the brand-new boat launch for the sunny weather. In construction since last year, this…

Beneath Malta – by L. Peterson

   When I say Malta, I am not talking about the island in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea which our town may or may not be named after. With…

Round Lake’s Gingerbread Houses – by Lauren Peterson

  Round Lake is almost entirely made up of gingerbread cottages designed in the Victorian Era. This was a style popular in America in the late nineteenth century, mostly among…

Gingko Trees in Round Lake – by Lauren Peterson

Ginkgo biloba – commonly known as the ginkgo tree – has become a familiar name in many American households in the past few years, along with a host of other…

Bald Eagles at Round Lake – by Lauren Peterson

Many people are familiar with the bald eagles that show up on Round Lake at the end of each winter, and in fact those with binoculars have already been out…

Introducing Round Lake – by Lauren Peterson

For those of you who have never made it to the beautiful village of Oak Bluffs on Martha’s Vineyard, consider visiting Round Lake, NY instead. The village of roughly 600…

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