| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Beach houses hold an undeniable appeal. Coastal residences of all sizes, from cozy cottages to expansive ocean retreats, capture our imagination. Waterfront dwellings invite us to relax and unwind in a tranquil world surrounded by the rhythms of nature....
| Mar 18, 2013
| 9:34 PM
When the Central Florida Home and Garden Show comes to town this weekend, the convention center will be filled with more than just home and garden ideas. It will also be filled with more than 40 birdhouses decorated by local notables — all helping...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Mood Designer Fabrics, best known as the shopping destination for “Project Runway” contestants in New York, is offering free sewing instruction in the company’s bright new L.A. store on La Brea Avenue.
The six-class series for...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 3:31 PM
By Rebecca Massie Lane
Special to The Herald-Mail
We are now in the month of March madness, weather like lions and lambs, and when the March hare reappears in our lawns after a winter of hibernation. But we can be sure that another sign of spring is...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Attention all home decor geeks: the Design Center of the Americas (DCOTA) in Dania Beach is opening its doors for the semi-annual Sample Sale.
That's translates into savings on designer furniture up to 70% off from 60 showrooms
| Mar 16, 2013
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Janice Langston admits that once in a great while she will set a fancy meal on the dining room table that's part of the dining room suite for sale just down the hall from the family kitchen.
It's one of the benefits of having a house...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:12 AM
The Virginia Wine Society presents Wine in the Garden at Brent & Becky's Bulbs in Gloucester with wine educator, Charles Birr talking about "Irish Wines are Smiling" at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 2.
Charles has been educating and entertaining "students"...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Stephanie Bradshaw Inc., the Baltimore-based design company, is moving into the Clipper Mill area of the city from its current Cockeysville location, which was home to the firm for two years.
"I'm excited to bring my business into the city and to be a...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Last year, Florida agreed to give up to $430,000 in incentives to a company that promised to bring 300 jobs to South Florida.
Last month, that same company filed for bankruptcy.
Oh, and as it turns out, the chairman of the company was a convicted...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:11 PM
The soil test on my garden says the pH is 6.7. I need to find out what plants grow in that pH.
Congratulations. Your soil pH is in the ideal range that most plants like — slightly acid. The pH scale ranges from 0 to 14, with 7 as neutral. Numbers...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:59 PM
JERI JEAN MC CUMSEY
Jeri Jean McCumsey of La Quinta, CA, passed away on February 3, 2013, after an 8 year battle with cancer. Her family will never experience a sadder day in their lives, the day Robert lost his teenage sweetheart and her sons lost...