Breadcrumb Links local sports “They’ll come and sit here, read a book, have coffee on their own. That’s what it’s all about – a bit of solitude and comfort.” Metalworker Murray Cook admires his work during the unveiling of the new Humboldt Broncos Memorial Garden outside the Humboldt District HealthRead More →

Christie’s makes its Aspen debut Auction giant Christie’s has savored a fruitful 20-year relationship with the posh resort town of Aspen, whether in the form of film screenings or art collector dinners. These connections have now spawned an official downtown Christie’s outpost which opened on June 16 and will closeRead More →

PRINCEVILLE — Princeville Makai Golf Club has appointed Michael Neider as the club’s general manager. PRINCEVILLE — Princeville Makai Golf Club has appointed Michael Neider as the club’s general manager. Neider will oversee golf operations, food and beverage, agronomy, sales and marketing, and maintenance operations. Neider has over 12 yearsRead More →

BOSTON, MA, June 09, 2022 /24-7 PressRelease/ — Welli Bins is the first company dedicated to making storage sustainable and offering a full line of washable, sustainable and plant-based consumer products designed to last. Welli Bins are made with EVA derived from sugar cane instead of fossil fuels. The materialsRead More →

CHICAGO — Burbank-based Garden Center Services, which provides alternative residency, day programs and supported employment services for adults with developmental disabilities, will celebrate the grand opening of a new resale store in Mount Greenwood. Second Chance Thrift Shoppe, 10444 S. Kedzie Ave., Chicago, will open Wednesday, June 15. Guests willRead More →

Twisted alcohol photo Jon Booze creates outdoor art using found materials. Ha decor adds personality and liveliness to our interior spaces, from rugs to furniture to artwork on the walls. Outside, however, Mother Nature has already created a living landscape, with carpets of greenery and pops of seasonalRead More →

Photo © Flaffy | Adobe Stock With the industry rushing into full gear for spring, we spoke to three garden centers to see what customers were clamoring for this Mother’s Day. Sure, the weather was a big factor in sales for most retailers, but despite cold temperatures in some places,Read More →

My word! has become one of the fastest growing home decor brands with its line of weather resistant decorative panels. It all started with Porch Boards™ – at nearly 4 feet tall, they’re designed to hang or stand on a porch, in an entryway, or anywhere a welcoming decorative touchRead More →

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> Mint hedge, image by Sarah Morgan Jones Sarah MorganJones Although growing vegetables and fruits tends to yield later in the season, there are two things in my garden that are already proving too prolific to ignore: mint and rhubarb. When I moved into this house in 2013Read More →

Whether you’re an avid gardener or just looking for a fun summer activity, the Tulsa Botanical Garden has something for you in June. From engaging plant workshops to kid-friendly and dog-friendly programs, the Garden has organized a varied program of indoor and outdoor events for this month. “The main themeRead More →

by Angelica Edwards, NCBG Communications Intern Cynthia Woodsong volunteers at the North Carolina Botanical Garden — but not weeding, propagating or clearing trails. Instead, she creates paper flowers and donates them to the Garden Shop or Garden educational programs. “I put myself through school, working as a florist,” she said.Read More →

With streaks of verdant greenery and dots of flourishing flora, few places have the same sacredness and beauty as a garden. Gifted with a natural green thumb, my mother introduced me to the art of gardening – she spent years of her young life managing a local greenhouse in aRead More →

israeli startup REE Automotive is getting closer to commercializing its revolutionary flat, modular electric vehicle (EV) chassis. REE opens a fully robotized assembly line at its first integration center in Coventry, UK. REE’s Coventry Integration Center will meet customer demand in Europe initially focusing on REE’s EV platform for commercialRead More →

With a new entrance and walking path, Colclough Gardens is gearing up for a different season, offering champagne and strawberries, stylish wedding space and new attractions. Work began on the new entrance and greenhouse in December 2019 The remains of a melon pit have been found and, in keeping withRead More →

None of the Park Ridge Garden Club members had to lift a finger to water the hanging baskets during Saturday’s plant sale. The rain did that for them. Given that the club has a 92-year history of selling plants, rain or shine, however – it was started in 1929 –Read More →

The Whitaker Music Festival is a St. Louis summer tradition. One of St. Louis’ favorite summer concert series returns next week. Just like sledding down Art Hill or picking up Ted Drewes after a Cardinals game, going to the Whitaker Music Festival at Missouri Botanical Garden (4344 Shaw Avenue, MissouriBotanicalGarden.org)Read More →

Whether it’s a tailor-made serape robe for lazy Sunday mornings salvaged from a boutique hotel in an Austin hideaway, or a mouth-blown glass decanter picked from a store in detail of a bucolic Tennessee property, the wares in hotel stores these days often represent the forefront of the region’s tastes.Read More →

An Alice topiary sits in the ‘Alice’s Adventures in the Garden’ exhibit at the Memphis Botanic Garden May 10 in Memphis, Tennessee. The exhibition will remain open until October 31. (Christine Tannous/The Commercial Appeal) Published in 1865, Lewis Carroll’s eerie, whimsical and surreal masterpiece “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” has inspiredRead More →

Russia claimed on Friday that its troops had “completely liberated” the Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol – the last stronghold of Ukrainian resistance in the otherwise Russian-occupied southern city. CNN cannot independently verify that all Ukrainian troops have left the steel mill. Ukraine has yet to confirm Russia’s claims, which ifRead More →

By JOHN BEIFUSS, The Commercial Appeal MEMPHIS, Tennessee (AP) — Published in 1865, Lewis Carroll’s eerie, whimsical and surreal masterpiece, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” has inspired films, plays, drawings, songs and cartoons. At the Memphis Botanical Garden, it inspired foliage. To be more specific, the Queen with her flamingo croquetRead More →