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2 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

Man's free flowers turn out to be rare and deadly

A KEEN gardener from Wroughton has claimed that a pack of wild flower seeds he won through BBC's Countryfile and proceeded to cultivate in his garden contained a deadly plant until now believed to be extinct.


Related Topix: Home Gardening

2 hrs ago | Deseret News

Consumers are padding their checking accounts

With wounds from the Great Recession still fresh, chastened Americans are hoarding more cash in their checking accounts than at any time in the last 25 years.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

6 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

New low for youngsters buying homes

Just 3% of those buying property in June were aged 18 - 30, according to the National Association of Estate Agents , the lowest it has ever recorded.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

8 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Garden to-do: Be an early bird in the garden

Beat the heat - with an early start. Make the most of cool mornings. Do yardwork early in the day.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Life, Fruits, Food, Entertainment

9 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Pain of Atlantic City casino closings far-reaching

Yomary Blanco cleans rooms at Trump Plaza, one of three Atlantic City casinos that could shut down by September.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, Small Business, Life, Food, Seafood

9 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

A piece of Provence in South Carolina

Arrive at Chris and Jackie Pinard's home this time of year and you are welcomed by a curve of purple - long lanes of lavender plants flanking the gravel drive.


Related Topix: York County, SC, Apiculture, Science, Home Gardening, Entertainment

9 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

Summer blockbuster: Korean vegetable pancakes

Gardening is slow going. Drop a seed; harvest a carrot. In between there's watering, weeding, waiting.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Potatoes

10 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

Five valuable credit report lessons

Your credit report is a record of many your finance-related activities, including activity with credit card accounts and loans.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, Credit Card Debt

10 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

US Treasury bill rates mixed at weekly auction

The Treasury Department auctioned $26 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.025 percent, unchanged from last week.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

10 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Thirst for US craft beer grows overseas

In this undated photo provided by Green Flash Brewing Co., Alexis Briol of Brasserie St-Feuillien in Belgium, left, and Green Flash brewmaster Chuck Silva, inspect a bag of malted barley before brewing beer.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, San Diego, CA, Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, Home Gardening, Escondido, CA

14 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Gardener: Keeping pests at bay starts at the garden center

I knew better but I did it anyway. The swarm of whiteflies was readily apparent on that certain variety of verbena that I was intent on purchasing.


Related Topix: Home Gardening

16 hrs ago | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

Owner Reluctantly Ready To Part With Family's Long-Time Putnam Home

KENT, N.Y. Richard Light realizes it is time to sell the Kent home that has been owned by members of his family for the last 99 years.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Kent, NY

21 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Freedom 58? Half of Canadians doing more to pay down their mortgages, says CIBC

A new survey says Canadians, on average, expect to be mortgage-free by age 58, one year later than in a similar poll a year ago.

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Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, North America, Canada, World News

Sun Jul 20, 2014

BBC News

The island looking to China for brides

Japan's population has been gradually ageing and shrinking for several years. Remote communities far from the big cities are feeling the changes most - places such as Shiraishi-jima, one of hundreds of small islands which dot the Seto Inland Sea.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening

Featured listing: 1133 De Haro

If you're seeking your secret garden, look no further. I'd like to present 1133 De Haro , a private retreat that was a modest cottage prior to being expanded and upgraded by the current owners for their own use.


Related Topix: Home Listing, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Army Times

Use your VA loan benefit

Air Force Tech Sgt. Rhonda Stockstill and her husband, Lendle, in front of the home they bought with a VA loan.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Home Listing, Moore, OK, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Life, Veteran Affairs

State mortgage program cuts rates in Western Md.

The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports the Maryland Mortgage Program will lower rates by a quarter percent for homes in Allegany, Frederick, Garrett and Washington counties.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, Maryland

Times Recorder

Top-notch zoos

Ohio affectionately is known as the Buckeye State, but it well could be known as the Incredibly Awesome Zoos State.


Related Topix: Ohio, Home Gardening, Savannah, OH

The Modesto Bee

Hot Property: Neil Patrick Harris selling Sherman Oaks house

LOS ANGELES_Michael C. Hall has listed a property in Los Feliz at $4.5 million. Considering that the "Dexter" star and serial home buyer and seller purchased the place a year ago at $3.825 million, he may not make much of a killing after improvements and commissions.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Sherman-Oaks, CA, How I Met Your Mother, Comedy, Doogie Howser, M.D., Entertainment, Drama, Television, Neil Patrick Harris, Los Angeles, CA

Sat Jul 19, 2014


UNC Charlotte garden shows off carnivorous plant

The botanical garden at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte on Saturday holds a workshop on the state's heritage in carnivorous plants.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, University of North Carolina Charlotte, North Carolina