Lyn Walters fly fishes in the Merrymeeting River in Alton, N.H., on Oct. 8, 2009.
Justices on Monday announced they will hear arguments in Hollingsworth v. Perry on March 26 and United States v. Windsor on March 27.
The Supreme Court meets Friday to decide whether it should take up a case on same-sex marriage, and the claim that the Constitution gives people the right to marry regardless of sexual orientation.
Between 40 and 50 local and state entities, both public and private, from four states will work together to preserve the 410-mile-long Connecticut River and its watershed.
In 1969, J.D. Salinger came to visit and offered some blunt advice to an aspiring writer.