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  • Brian John LoftusAugust 21, 1929 - December 15, 2014

    Brian John Loftus<br/>August 21, 1929 - December 15, 2014
    Brian died peacefully in his home in Newport Beach. He was born in Detroit, Michigan to Margaret and Leonard Loftus.  He was an only child whose father died shortly after his 15th birthday.  Brian took it upon himself to help his mother through this...
  • Home Gardener Day workshops Jan. 19 explore power of different gardening styles

    When all is dormant and brown outdoors, moss can be very much alive and green. Look around moist spots in your yard or nearby woods and you will likely find a patch of bright green moss. Gently lift some of that pretty patch and transplant pieces into...
  • Ag center installs wheelchair-accessible herb garden

    Ag center installs wheelchair-accessible herb garden
    TAVARES — Gardening is something all ages can receive satisfaction from, but it can be challenging for those who use a wheelchair. A new raised-bed wheelchair-accessible herb garden at the Lake County Agriculture Center shows how gardening can...
  • Tips: How to Build a Cleaner Fire in Woodstoves or Fireplaces

    Across the country this holiday season, families and friends will gather around fires in woodstoves or fireplaces. But how you build that fire – and what you burn – can have a significant impact on air quality and health, both inside your home...
  • 8 things you should know about Chris Ballard

    8 things you should know about Chris Ballard
    The Chicago Bears’ search for a new general manager soon could come to a close, with former Bears staffer Chris Ballard the presumed front-runner to succeed Phil Emery.   Here are eight things you should know about Ballard. -- He played football...
  • Columbia resident's medical condition inspires soap-making business

    It started as a hobby, but soap making is quickly becoming a flourishing business for Columbia resident Wing Pokrywka.  When she was diagnosed two years ago with eczema — a medical condition that causes the skin to become inflamed or irritated...
  • When the ocean goes flat, South Florida surfers get creative

    When the ocean goes flat, South Florida surfers get creative
    Sand, sun and seashells decorate the corners of Chris Beeman's ocean photographs, which he captures every morning when the sun is an orange pinprick above the horizon. Beeman brings his longboard to Boynton Beach Inlet, or Pompano Beach behind the...
  • Home and garden briefs for Dec. 18: Day-long workshop celebrates home gardeners

    "Gardening Freedom!" is the theme for the 2015 Home Gardener Day workshop being held next month at the Marriott City Center in Newport News. The annual workshop gives home gardeners a full day of workshops, classes and events with arborists, professional...
  • Flying Under the Radar: The clock is ticking on end-of-year giving

    It was a strange number ringing my cell phone a couple months ago that I hadn’t seen before. As I was loading my youth soccer player and his backpack full of gear into the car after practice, I was tempted to let the call go to voicemail, but...
  • Newport man finds new adventure conducting coastal tours

    Newport man finds new adventure conducting coastal tours
    After spending much of his young life shying away from swimming in the open sea, Ryan Lawler now makes a living leading adventures along the coast of Orange County. The Newport Beach native has had a love of fishing from an early age, but when it came...
  • Starting a community garden: LaManda Joy's new book has growing tips

     Starting a community garden: LaManda Joy's new book has growing tips
    When you have a question, you ask an expert. That's why people contemplating starting community gardens would come to LaManda Joy. Community gardens — where a group of gardeners tend their respective plots on a single piece of land — have a...