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How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘Research before planting ... and pray for the best!’

How Does Your Garden Grow? ‘Research before planting ... and pray for the best!’

CAROL LANDERS/ BROOKSVILLE
Published: 11/23/14

Don’t use mothballs in the garden

Q: I heard a rumor that we aren’t supposed to use mothballs in our gardens because they are a pesticide. Is that true?
Published: 11/23/14
Scene and Heard

Scene and Heard

Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful Trashy Flashy Fashion Show
Published: 11/23/14

Wartime wedding might have been by proxy

Generally, we assume that when a couple married, both parties were in the same physical location at the same time. How else could they have married?
Published: 11/23/14

How much alcohol remains in cooked dishes?

Q: With the holidays coming up, I’m looking for new recipes. A lot of those that catch my eye have wine, bourbon or some other alcohol in them, which concerns me. How much of that alcohol will still be there after the dish is cooked? All? Non...
Published: 11/22/14
What’s blooming in the Bette S. Walker  Discovery Garden?

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

Creeping yew
Published: 11/23/14
Tampa social club El Centro Espanol seeks to rebuild elite status

Tampa social club El Centro Espanol seeks to rebuild elite status

TAMPA — El Centro Español was the most affluent of the city’s social clubs — those organizations that provided immigrants with social services ranging from medical care to banking to entertainment from the late 1800s through...
Published: 11/22/14
Ice rink open for skating at downtown Tampa park

Ice rink open for skating at downtown Tampa park

TAMPA — Today’s high will be in the mid-70s. That means you’ll be nice and toasty when you’re done ice-skating.
Published: 11/21/14
Updated: 11/22/14
We Tried It: Sparkling ICE sparkling water beverages

We Tried It: Sparkling ICE sparkling water beverages

$17.37 for a variety pack with 12 17-ounce bottles at www.amazon.com; visit www.sparklingice.com for local stores
Published: 11/22/14
Beauty Board tries out cosmetics

Beauty Board tries out cosmetics

Clean – Fusion Brands America
Published: 11/22/14