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2 hrs ago | WSTM-TV Syracuse
A freeze warning means that temperatures below 32A are highly likely for the warned area. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.
6 hrs ago | Washington Times
A foundation in Michigan's Upper Peninsula is starting a program aimed at improving children's long-term health by teaching them how to grow, prepare and appreciate fruits and vegetables. Keweenaw Community Foundation Executive Director Barb Rose says the program will offer nutritional instruction, gardening, food preparation and lots of tasting.
10 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times
BRITAIN'S smallest park has been named a category winner in a gardening competition rescued from the brink of cancellation. But, following an outcry from some of those who did enter, organisers from Darlington Borough Council teamed up with The Northern Echo to run a stop-gap form of the competition in a bid to ease gardeners' disappointment.
14 hrs ago | Dorsetecho.co.uk
The former Whitfield Rural Activity Centre for people with mental health problems was temporarily closed by the NHS in 2013 and had been falling into disrepair. Now Futureroots, a not-for-profit organisation, has refurbished the site as a hub for the community, and officially launched the new facility at a celebratory open day.
A COMMUNITY fete in Chard has raised an impressive A 881 for the residents of St Gildas Extra Care Retirement Living Scheme. People living at the care home invited others to view their gardens, flourishing flowers, and raise money for their amenity fund.
Victory gardens were planted in the United States during World War II insuring an adequate supply of vegetables for American citizens by freeing up resources for the war effort. I'm Lisa Hilgenberg of the Chicago Botanic Garden with garden history for the week.
Is there a cop killer on the loose? Police question 'person of interest' as manhunt intensifies for shooter who killed a state trooper in an ambush at Pennsylvania barracks Radio bosses behind hoax call where DJs posed as Queen concerned over pregnant Kate Middleton's health donate $470,000 to family of nurse who took own life - but defend DJs responsible Investment firm criticizes failing Olive Garden restaurants for serving bland pasta and begs the chefs to start salting the water Family's outrage at cops who violently arrested a father of two for 'appearing intoxicated while taking care of his kids'... but actually has a TERMINAL ILLNESS that makes him look that way Hillary Clinton says Bill was subjected to South Africa-style hearings in order to work through his affair with intern Monica Lewinsky Stalker who raped a pregnant woman and even made her breastfeed him during ten year ... (more)
Pumpkins harvested during Friday's Day of Caring event at the Ed & Ruth Lehman YMCA, 950 Lashley St..
The premiere issue of Ricardo, which will be in stores Monday, features stories on Thanksgiving entertaining, cranberries, potatoes, planting fall garlic, top 10 cuts for grilling and ideas for dinners that will create leftovers to tote for lunch the next day. To satisfy Larrivee's sweet tooth, he has included a recipe for the ultimate chocolate chip cookie and a feature on apple pie to take advantage of the fall harvest, with tips on pastry making.
Dazzling flowers and impressive home-grown vegetables are set to go on display at Epsom Garden Society's autumn show. In addition to flowers, fruits and vegetables, show secretary Jill Farnham says there will be sections for preserves, baking and flower arrangements.
It has been months in the making but Fern Hill Primary School pupils can now enjoy their new-look garden. Fern Hill headteacher Adam Scott said: "To have such an engaging and stimulating outdoor resource provides a wonderful opportunity for children to explore, investigate and become inspired by the natural world around them.
Activist hedge fund Starboard Value published a 294-page manifesto against Olive Garden's management, menu, and customer service on Friday. The firm, which owns about 8.8% of Darden , claims food quality and taste have "deteriorated significantly" at the Italian chain, and that some dishes are "inedible."
Modern dancers, writhing half-naked in front of giant weather-themed video installations. Miley Cyrus, not twerking, but working - in a new gig making jewelry with children's beads.
The gnome was stolen from the Smith's yard after they returned home from the Super Bowl in March. Whoever stole the gnome took it on a tour of the western U.S. and made a calendar with photos of the trip for the Smiths.
Nick Wright said of digging up the live grenade, seen here been detonated: "The pin was still in, but it was old and corroded. Goodness knows how many times I must have hit it."
Presidents Community Hall Association has received A 8,666.18 for its project to bring new life to an old community hall in Laindon with new equipment and the start of a new club, JFK Alliance, . The project will also include installing a new cooker which will enable the hall to hired out with a fully operational kitchen.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 08:38 pm
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