How Gardeners Can Control Pests While Protecting Pollinators | Home & Garden

How Gardeners Can Control Pests While Protecting Pollinators |  Home & Garden

By JESSICA DAMIANO Associated Press Imagine this: you have planted milkweed, bee balm or California lilac and are happy to see bees and butterflies fluttering around in your garden. They are comfortable feeding pollinators and love the life these plants attract to your garden. As you stroll past your beds to check on your tomatoes, … Read more

Get your tickets to East Coast Radio House & Garden Show 2022

Get your tickets to East Coast Radio House & Garden Show 2022

The East Coast Radio House + Garden Show will be held at the Durban Exhibition Center from June 24th to July 3rd, celebrating its 40th anniversaryth Carnival style birthday party. This memorable event, themed ‘Celebrating 40 Years of Creative Spaces’, will toast four successful decades of leading locally in inspiration, innovation, entertainment and craftsmanship, with … Read more

Union votes to authorize Atlantic City casino strike | Health

Union votes to authorize Atlantic City casino strike |  Health

By WAYNE PARRY – Associated Press ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (AP) — Atlantic City’s largest casino workers’ union will vote Wednesday on whether to authorize a strike against the city’s casinos, with which they have yet to sign new contract agreements. Branch 54 of the Unite Here union says its members will decide whether union leaders … Read more

Protecting Your Garden Before And After Heavy Storms | Lifestyles: food, home, health

Protecting Your Garden Before And After Heavy Storms |  Lifestyles: food, home, health

By JESSICA DAMIANO – Associated Press While we celebrate blooming roses, ripening tomatoes, and the pollinator frenzy in our backyards, we gardeners should also be aware of the downsides of summer: thunderstorms, tropical storms, and hurricanes. The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is forecasting an “above-average 2022 Atlantic hurricane season,” and even as the … Read more

In Ukraine, a broken life lives in a broken house, just one of many

Nila Zelinska holds a doll belonging to her granddaughter, she was able to find in her destroyed house in Potashnya outskirts Kyiv, Ukraine, Tuesday, May 31, 2022. Zelinska just returned to her home town after escaping war to find out she is homeless

POTASSIUM, Ukraine — In 100 days of war in Ukraine, countless lives were forever destroyed, torn apart and turned upside down. For tens of thousands, life was brutally ended. Those who survived sometimes hardly know how to start picking up the pieces. When a house that symbolizes a life of work and memories is destroyed, … Read more

Stunning North Perth home by MJA Studio is dedicated to greenery, open spaces and sustainability

Stunning North Perth home by MJA Studio is dedicated to greenery, open spaces and sustainability

After closely watching the construction progress of a home in your suburb, you’ve probably wished for one last stickybeak once it’s finished. Such was certainly the case for the neighbors of Jimmy Thompson, Design Director at MJA Studio, when his North Perth home came to life. Not only was it next to a small park … Read more

A tomato lover’s 7 tips to grow them big | Home & Garden

A tomato lover's 7 tips to grow them big |  Home & Garden

By JESSICA DAMIANO Associated Press Tomatoes aren’t just my favorite garden plant—they’re also the most popular among American home gardeners. And no wonder: Have you ever compared a supermarket tomato with a backyard tomato? The scent of home alone puts you straight into summer. Another benefit of growing your own tomatoes is variety. Seeds for … Read more

the latest outdoor kit you can buy right now

the latest outdoor kit you can buy right now

Lewis also suggests using patio furniture to divide up your outdoor space and create different areas just like you would indoors—like separate areas for drinks, eating, and stretching out for a nap. “A corner sofa can be a practical piece to provide lots of seating and can also act as an effective room divider that … Read more

NJ Approves 7 Facilities to Sell Recreational Cannabis | health and fitness

Medical Marijuana Legalization Receives First Public Hearing |  health and fitness

TRENTON, NJ (AP) — New Jersey regulators Monday gave the green light to seven facilities already selling medical marijuana to also start selling recreational cannabis, though it’s not exactly clear when sales would begin. Sales could begin in a few weeks or more, but no specific date was set when the New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory … Read more