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Scene and Heard

Scene and Heard

Coastal Conservation Association Banquet
Published: 04/26/15

Online tombstone is a good research tool

There’s an old adage that warns us not to look a gift horse in the mouth. It implies, of course, that when we get a gift we should just be grateful to have it and should not question it.
Published: 04/26/15
Sharing some of the garden’s funkiest flowers

Sharing some of the garden’s funkiest flowers

I have several plants in my home landscape that produce unusual flowers — some funky enough in looks to nearly stop traffic.
Published: 04/26/15

Soup may need a little help to thaw

Q: I put a carton of frozen lentil soup in the refrigerator this morning. Five hours later it is still as hard as a rock! Is there something in it that isn’t letting it thaw? Other things seem to thaw much more quickly....
Published: 04/26/15

‘Slaves Narratives’ offer look at everyday life in the South

Dey was a heap of things went on. Some I lac’s to remember, some I doan. But I’d rather be free now. I never seed Mr. Lincoln, but when dey tole me ‘bout him, I thought he was partly God.”
Updated one month ago
How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘My garden is an eclectic gathering of plants’

How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘My garden is an eclectic gathering of plants’

MADY SIDWELL/DADE CITY
Updated one month ago
Scene & Heard

Scene & Heard

American Heart Association Heart Ball
Updated one month ago

Protein needs vary by weight, age

Q: How much protein do we really need? I keep hearing conflicting recommendations. Do I have to eat meat to get enough protein?
Updated one month ago
What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

What’s Blooming in the Bette S. Walker Discovery Garden?

Sunshine mimosa, Powderpuff
Updated one month ago
Plant City man brings old cars back to former glory

Plant City man brings old cars back to former glory

Editor’s note: A version of this story published previously in the Plant City Courier.
Updated one month ago