| Apr 11, 2015
| 10:30 AM
Safe, friendly gardening with a pet in your household can be a difficult pastime if your yard isn't set up to handle the wear and tear from a four-footed animal who doesn't know the difference between your prized petunias and the potty.
| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:00 PM
From the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra to the Ford F-150 and RAM 3500, today's posh pickup trucks are a far cry from the primitive workhorses of the early 20th century.
At America on Wheels' new exhibit, "Getting' the Job Done: Evolution of the...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 1:37 PM
Twenty-four Virginia Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners completed the classroom portion of the Tree Steward training, according to a release from the program.
Master Gardeners from Gloucester, Hampton, James City County/Williamsburg, Newport News,...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 2:55 PM
Ten years ago, Fran Sorin wrote "Digging Deep: Unearthing Your Creative Roots Through Gardening." It was one of the first books to explore the connection between gardening and creativity.
A decade later, she has updated the book and it has been reissued...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 3:23 PM
Nothing beats the flavor of fresh-from-the-garden tomatoes. Make this your biggest and tastiest tomato harvest yet with proper planting and care.
Reduce pest problems and increase the harvest by growing your tomatoes in a sunny location with well-drained...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Reisterstown Branch21 Cockeys Mill Road, 410-887-1165
Sunday, April 12: "Soldering for Families." For all ages; children younger than 8 must be accompanied by an adult. At 2 p.m., explore basic soldering and go home with an illuminated project....
| Apr 6, 2015
Average temperature: High 83, Low 60
Rainfall: 2.42 inches
1. Moon phases:
•Full moon April 4
•Last quarter April 11
•New moon April 18
•First quarter April 25
2. Moon sign planting dates:...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 5:57 PM
The Master Gardener program's first volunteer training is 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 9, at the University of Maryland Extension, Carroll County. The program is available to all Carroll County residents.
"There are several benefits," said Steve...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Two watercolor paintings by late husband-and-wife artists Rex Brandt and Joan Irving Brandt are a step closer to being displayed in the Newport Beach Central Library.
The Newport Beach Arts Commission voted unanimously Thursday to accept "Northwest Gale...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 1:42 PM
The Garden Club of Hartford, in partnership with the City of Hartford Department of Public Works, has issued a design challenge to landscape architecture students: rejuvenate the five entrances to Keney Park. The plans and designs will go on display at...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 5:00 AM
No one has to remind Rory McIlroy that his sport is lacking something vital right now.
With Tiger Woods hobbled by injury and Phil Mickelson not getting any younger, golf has lost much of its star power. McIlroy — the current No. 1 player —...