Jean Owens

The Trail

The  Appalachian Trail, or just the A.T., is a marked hiking trail extending between Springer Mountain in Georgia and Mount Katahdin in Maine. The trail is about 2,200 miles long. It is the longest hiking-only trail in the… Read More »The Trail

Labor Day

Labor Day 2020 will occur on Monday, September 7. Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers and is traditionally observed on… Read More »Labor Day


Down through the ages, knowledge and wisdom have been highly prized. The Tompkins County Public Library, founded in 1864 by Ezra Cornell, has 235,000 items with the… Read More »Wisdom