Lobster fisherman credited with saving 3 people, 2 dogs from burning yacht

Lobster fisherman credited with saving 3 people, 2 dogs from burning yacht

An investigation is underway into what caused a 70-foot yacht to burn and sink in New Hampshire on Saturday.Tom Hadley, of Hollis, said he was in the right place at the right time when his instincts told him to turn his little boat around and see if the yacht showing a bit of smoke needed … Read more

Quarter cottage was a studio for John James Audubon as he illustrated his famous ‘Birds of America’ | Entertainment/Life

Quarter cottage was a studio for John James Audubon as he illustrated his famous ‘Birds of America’ |  Entertainment/Life

Stepping off the boat in New Orleans around 8 am on Jan. 7, 1821, the young artist was in an understandably foul mood. He had been traveling for some time, “Confined to the Smoky inside of a Dark flat bottomed boat,” he wrote in his journal. Until he could find more permanent accommodations, he was … Read more