| Oct 25, 2012
| 9:17 PM
Q. What is new at Kathleen's?
A. From Kathy Stuck: The store acquired a lower level when it moved to its new Main Street storefront. The business has long been at 401 S. Main St. but moved from Suite 3 to Suite 1 in 2011. It has been a work in progress...
| May 11, 2012
| 9:56 AM
With so many home mortgages underwater, perhaps it's little wonder that interior designers have found inspiration in the murky depths of the sea. Let's call it turning a negative into a positive.
The rustic, woodsy themes of the fall and winter have...
| May 4, 2012
| 8:31 AM
I won't hang a picture in my house unless it somehow connects with my life.
An oil painting of my Keedysville farmhouse — by my late father-in-law — holds court above my kitchen table. My friend, Neale, rendered my Hagerstown home in...
| May 12, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Jamie Leisy and Dawn Keagy scan estate sales and garage sales in search of furniture and accessories they can refurbish or re-purpose.
The craft started as a hobby. Now it's a business since the two recently decided to peddle such wares at a storefront...
| Aug 29, 2012
Join Brent and Becky's Bulbs in Gloucester for a Garden Party 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1. The party features a monthly farmer’s market, People’s Choice Flower Arranging Show and refreshments!
In promoting the Heaths' motto, “...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:23 PM
I am thinking about refreshing the paint colors in my house this fall, especially in the kitchen and in the bedroom. What kind of new color palette are you seeing right now, particularly for those rooms?
While there are always new color trends emerging...
| Jun 10, 2012
WAYNESBORO, Pa. — F&M Trust recently presented a check for $1,500 to the Renfrew Institute for Cultural and Environmental Studies to support Wake up Earth, It’s Spring! and From Field to Table.
Wake up Earth, it’s...
| Jun 17, 2012
From the bucolic setting of her country home in Monkton to the gentle hum of the palm leaf paddles on the ceiling fans in her covered porch, Kim Eastburn's philosophy of decorating is apparent.
"The focus of my design practice ... is to elevate...
| Apr 23, 2012
Walking into a new corporate space her team designed in River North for Whole Foods Market Inc., Nila Leiserowitz pointed out a long lunch table visible from the front entrance instead of hidden in a back room.
The 36,000-square-foot space,...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 5:35 PM
My roses are denuding. Some leaves are spotted, some yellow, but they are disappearing fast. Help!
The fungal disease called black spot causes 1/16- to 1/2-inch spots on leaves, leaf yellowing, and leaf drop. In severe cases the entire shrub defoliates....
| Sep 22, 2012
| 9:56 PM
Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Aberdeen will have its Congregational Bazaar and Fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
The theme of the event is "homemade in Aberdeen, USA." The church is at 1620 Milwaukee Ave. N.E.
Breakfast, which begins at 9 a.m....