Northfield featured in 'Mother Earth News'

Northfield one of 12 Great PlacesIn its August/September issue, Mother Earth News, a magazine about sustainable living, lists Northfield in an article entitled 12 Great Places You've Never Heard Of.

Northfield is listed among smaller towns that offer options for sustainable-minded people looking for "places to visit or sink roots." Among the other cities listed were Fairfield, Iowa, Ithaca, New York; Blue Hill, Maine, and others. Northfield is described as "charming," and having "an air of prosperous contentment that’s quite unusual for a town this small."

Scott Schumacher is a board member of The Center for Sustainable Living.