“Our greatest fear was seeing a McDonald's on the corner or the land broken up,” says Fred Blackwood, second from left, top row. The descendants of Herbert and Alice Blackwood gather for a family photo at the dedication of Orange County's Blackwood Farm Park, preserving the 152-acre homestead for public enjoyment, Saturday, June 20, 2015.
“Our greatest fear was seeing a McDonald's on the corner or the land broken up,” says Fred Blackwood, second from left, top row. The descendants of Herbert and Alice Blackwood gather for a family photo at the dedication of Orange County's Blackwood Farm Park, preserving the 152-acre homestead for public enjoyment, Saturday, June 20, 2015. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com
“Our greatest fear was seeing a McDonald's on the corner or the land broken up,” says Fred Blackwood, second from left, top row. The descendants of Herbert and Alice Blackwood gather for a family photo at the dedication of Orange County's Blackwood Farm Park, preserving the 152-acre homestead for public enjoyment, Saturday, June 20, 2015. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com

Orange County’s Blackwood Farm celebrates farming and family

June 23, 2015 04:44 AM