Columns
53 results total, viewing 21 - 40
The definition of a perennial plant is one that comes back every year. The process of taking care of a perennial plants can be an enjoyable task. more
I wouldn’t call myself a neat housekeeper, but some things do have places to be and it distracts me to no end when they aren’t in them. more
You will be longing for a better movie after watching the anemic love story in “Three Thousand Years of Longing.” more

You may have ridden a bicycle when you were a kid or even in your 20s, which is great, but be prepared if it has been a while. ... VIDEO in media gallery. more
Striking foliage, plumes of blossoms, and motion -- ornamental grasses are rewarding landscape plants. more
Sometimes a movie can be something as simple as Idris Elba fighting an angry lion. Such is “Beast,” a perfectly fine action monster movie in which actor Idris Elba throws his hands against the king of the jungle. more
Life is about learning. It is ongoing from the cradle to the grave, barring disease (i.e. dementia) or injury to our learning center (brain). more
Our precious trees are under attack by invasive insects and diseases. Some have spread rapidly and are causing economic and ecological impacts on our forests and urban trees. more
In an age of endless sequels, spin-offs and reboots comes “Prey,” a new film in the Predator franchise that is actually pretty great and successfully rejuvenates the series. more
Enough time has passed that the infamous Woodstock ‘99 in Rome has become an historical event, and several different documentaries have come out of the woodwork to try to understand what happened. … more
Selfie City CNY is a self-service photography studio, otherwise known as a “selfie museum.” more
If you’ve ever wanted to find a beginner-style superhero movie to ease your young children into the genre, the animated “DC League of Super-Pets” has got you covered. more
Millennials have been coined the “job-hopping generation,” and I’ve contributed to that stereotype. I started my career at 22 and have job-hopped almost every year since. For many of those … more
The alien abduction genre gets a spooky new entry with “Nope,” the latest from current horror movie icon Jordan Peele. more
Foxgloves are one of my personal favorites. With their tall spires of colorful flowers, these beauties create drama in the semi-shade or shade garden. more
A California city that was destroyed by an earthquake in 1925 was beautifully rebuilt with the help of a Rome native. Architect James Joseph Plunkett was born in Rome in 1900. The Pacific Coast … more
Despite all of the problems that Netflix has with retaining subscribers and staying afloat, they still make some pretty great original content. more
Do your children like the Minions? Do you find them pretty funny too? Well, good news, they made another one of those movies, and it for sure has the Minions in it doing Minion things. more
Clifford Crandall Jr. has a message for everyone over age 60: “Get up, get moving, and enjoy yourself!” Crandall has produced a video series, “Still Alive and Kicking.” Check out the video in the gallery. more
Diseases can come to your garden due to weather conditions, passed by the wind, or even carried by a visiting insect. There are three elements, which must be present to have a plant disease: a … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 182 days.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.