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Dan Fagin, 2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner, sees Toms River story as cautionary tale

Dan Fagin, 2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner, sees Toms River story as cautionary taleEnvironmental journalist Dan Fagin's 2013 book "Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation," has just earned him the 2014 Pulitzer Prize. The book chronicles more than half a century of industrial pollution in the New Jersey

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A special hen rules the roost in suburban Philly chicken flock (photos)Raising chickens in suburban Philadelphia is not something state agriculture officials track, but they suspect interest in so-called "hobby flocks" is on the rise. WHYY's Jennifer Lynn visited a flock that’s become quite
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"Servant" isn't something people often call themselves. It's an uncomfortable word. Though most of us serve in some way, we are likely tagged as attendants, assistants, consultants, contractors, or specialists. None of those
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Dan Fagin, 2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner, sees Toms River story as cautionary tale

Dan Fagin, 2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner, sees Toms River story as cautionary tale

Environmental journalist Dan Fagin's 2013 book "Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation," has just earned him the 2014 Pulitzer Prize. The book chronicles more than half a century of industrial pollution in the New Jersey
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