| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvanai Game Commission reports the following: As Pennsylvania hunters and trappers begin purchasing their 2011-12 licenses (as of Monday, June 11), Pennsylvania Game Commission teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 9:48 AM
Perhaps your parents read South Florida Parenting 20 years ago. Now you have a family of your own. Do you remember hula dancing at the Mai-Kai as an uninhibited child? Its still there. Take a walk down Memory Lane to revisit attractions you loved as a...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 2:59 PM
1801 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton; 561-338-1473
Family-oriented programs that make learning about nature fun are what make this place so popular. Inside, visitors can explore several exhibits and dis-plays, aquariums and live animals....
| May 15, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Trout Lake Nature Center on the northern edge of Eustis is a 230-acre wildlife preserve dedicated to increasing environmental awareness and education in the Lake County community. The center has a 1,000-foot boardwalk extending into Trout Lake,...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Free Summer Family Fun in Chicago
Summer is all about getting out of the house and enjoying the beautiful weather. Parents in this economy, though, really need to pay attention to their budgets. Jean Lemke, co-founder of kidwinks.com, shares some free...
| Jun 4, 2012
By Steven Apfelbaum
Dame’s rocket has escaped from gardens and is rapidly invading the surrounding landscapes. Left unchecked, this beautiful, yet lethal plant will wreak havoc on the natural environment, threatening the survival of native plants...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Jan Newton, educational coordinator for the John Clayton Chapter, Virginia Native Plant Society ... www.claytonvnps.org ... suggests native plant alternatives to these non-native invasives:
Mimosa tree or silk tree (Albizia...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:10 AM
Over the last 15 years, a shrub has been spreading throughout Petoskey and sending down roots — strong roots.
The shrub, the invasive knotweed, comes in two varieties: Japanese and giant. Growing mostly throughout Petoskey is Japanese knotweed. But...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:41 AM
The Alcarese home, built into a hillside in Baldwin, could not appear more like an Italian villa if it was built overlooking a valley in Tuscany. The only thing missing from the vista surrounding the home are tall, lanky cypress trees of the scenic wine-...
| Jun 26, 2010
A beach house without a wide porch, or wood floors, or high ceilings? Unthinkable, says Tom Warlick, an Orlando attorney-turned-developer.
His new beach house on Florida's Intracoastal Waterway has two huge porches and three smaller ones. The floors...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 11:15 AM
With gas prices soaring, the most cost-effective place to throw a party this summer might be our own backyards.
There are a number of inexpensive ways to turn your outdoor space into an entertainment haven. Start with the flooring, which offers a...