Home & Garden

Getting Organized For Back To School Just Got Easier

Getting Organized For Back To School Just Got Easier

Good organizing habits are the foundation of a well leveraged education. Without them, it’s hard to keep on top of classes and ahead of projects, tests and essays. Whether in middle school or high school, it’s important to have the tools in place that will keep kids organized and focused on the task at hand. […]

Protect Yourself from Home Improvement Scams

Protect Yourself from Home Improvement Scams

Summer is in full swing and so is home improvement season.  Many homeowners are planning small and large renovations, ranging from home additions, to bathroom, kitchen renovations and more. But, beware, not every contractor is on the up and up and if you’re not careful, you may find yourself falling victim to a home improvement […]

PBC Cooperative Extension Offering Free Course: “Save Money on Your Landscape”

PBC Cooperative Extension Offering Free Course: “Save Money on Your Landscape”

Common landscaping mistakes can cost homeowners and community associations money, deplete precious water reserves, and harm the environment. For instance, many people don’t know that common methods for pruning trees and palms can actually make these plants more likely to fail in a storm. To help remedy this situation, the Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension […]

#SushiSunday – Morikami Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Special Sushi Rolls at Cornell Cafe

#SushiSunday – Morikami Celebrates 40th Anniversary with Special Sushi Rolls at Cornell Cafe

In celebration of the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens’ 40th Anniversary, the Cornell Cafe will be offering two special anniversary rolls and a special appetizer on Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. during the museums #MORITURNSFORTY Anniversary Celebration. The Anniversary Roll has grilled pineapple, coconut shrimp, avocado, cucumber, cilantro, and masago and […]

Enjoy Free Admission to the Flagler Museum on June 5th

Enjoy Free Admission to the Flagler Museum on June 5th

Each year on June 5th, the Flagler Museum celebrates its anniversary by opening to the public free of charge in honor of the Museum’s founder, and Henry Flagler’s granddaughter, Jean Flagler Matthews. Visitors may take a self-guided tour of Whitehall’s first floor, view the permanent collection of art and objects related to the Gilded Age, […]

Farm-Your-Backyard Workshop at PBC Cooperative Extension

Farm-Your-Backyard Workshop at PBC Cooperative Extension

Learn the secrets of small-acreage vegetable cultivation in South Florida with Arthur Kirstein, Palm Beach County’s coordinator of Agricultural Economic Development. The focus of this workshop is on applying established agricultural techniques for successful small vegetable garden projects. Tips and techniques on site preparation, seedling establishment, plantings, crop maintenance, and harvesting will be covered. A […]