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2 hrs ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

Your chance to bag cash from community fund

Presidents Community Hall Association has received A 8,666 for its project to bring new life to an old community hall, in Laindon, with new equipment and the start of a new club, JFK Alliance . The project will also see a new cooker installed, which will enable the hall to be hired out with a fully operational kitchen.

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7 hrs ago | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

Notes from the Garden | The autumn equinox

Our gardens are bone-dry, dusty, thirsty and patiently waiting for the refreshment of the autumnal rains. Yes, we can water or irrigate them, but the end-of-summer dryness has a chokehold on them.

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10 hrs ago | WBAL-TV Baltimore

Sept. 16: Gardening questions answered

Carrie Engel from Valley View Farms answers plant and gardening questions about a rotting begonia, a crepe myrtle tree that's stopped growing tree limbs, and when to bring in potted hibiscus trees for the winter. DEGREES AND A 30% CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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14 hrs ago | Hereford Times

Poison plant scare: Hereford girl rushed to hospital after 'game'

TRADING standards is warning sellers to ensure plants are labelled clearly after a child suffered a hallucinogenic experience after ingesting part of a leaf in her grandmother's garden. Six-year-old Lily Lloyd- Clokie's 'caterpillar' game brought her into contact with a dangerous plant belonging to the belladonna family, and within hours she was having hallucinations and rushed to Hereford County Hospital's A&E department.

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18 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

King Alfred's high-flying bid to win best in show

HE defended the country against Viking conquests, but it seems nowadays King Alfred enjoys the quieter life with a spot of gardening. Mike Daniel, 55, a painter, of Thurmond Crescent, Stanmore, believes the prankster used his ladder from nearby scaffolding to complete the arrangement, almost 30ft off the ground.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Seniors learn to make nutritious and delicious meals from garden

Seniors learned how to put a new spin on the leafy greens most often used in Portuguese soup as part of a collaboration between the Senior Center, New Bedford Mass in Motion and Coastline Elderly Services. Using vegetables grown in a community garden new this year to the Senior Center, Coastline dietician Jamie Buccheri demonstrated how to make kale chips and a healthy version of a Caesar salad, substituting kale for romaine lettuce.

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Related Topix: Home, Soup, Life, Food, New Bedford, MA, Vegetables, Recipes

York Press

Secret garden to be created in York city centre by people with dementia

PEOPLE with dementia are being urged to volunteer to take part in a pioneering new gardening project in York city centre. A courtyard in Tanner Row is set to be regenerated to form an 'oasis' and meeting point for people affected by the condition.

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Los Angeles Times

Vegetable garden barrier blamed in Silverado Canyon fire

Orange County Fire Authority firefighters extinguish hot spots near homes on Silverado Canyon Road as crews battle the Silverado Fire in the Cleveland National Forest on Saturday. Orange County Fire Authority firefighters extinguish hot spots near homes on Silverado Canyon Road as crews battle the Silverado Fire in the Cleveland National Forest on Saturday.

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Greenwich Citizen

We Went And Experienced Olive Garden Firsthand - And It's Clear The Brand Needs Help

Olive Garden's business is under scrutiny after a hedge fund published a 294-page takedown of the brand that criticized its breadsticks strategy, inauthentic menu, and "barely edible" food. 12:21 p.m. We arrive at the restaurant, which is mostly empty.

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The Fairfield Ledger

New Price --- Gorgeous MSV home in Vedic City on the market for the ...

Gorgeous MSV home in Vedic City on the market for the first time! Architect Henry Dearborn. Built by Badgett Construction with highest quality construction.

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Examiner.com

A Garden of Prayer: Every Tear You Cried Is Water for the Garden of Your Victory

Whenever someone in your family is sick or one of your friends go to the hospital, you, most likely, send them your thoughts and prayers to get better. Does it work? Some sciences thought they should test it out! A Garden of Prayer: Every Tear You Cried Is Water for the Garden of Your Victory is a 2014 American fictional drama for children based on a community of people located in a small town when it that come together in a tough time to work together for one common denominator, which is to save their church.

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CBS Local

Las Vegas Suburb Using 'Economic Gardening' To Grow Jobs From Within

In the southeast area of the Las Vegas Valley is Henderson , the second largest city in Nevada. The city of Henderson offers opportunities to start a business, build a business, or find employment in new developments and growing industries.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

Native plant gardeners share drought practices, ideas

Barbara Hammer has picked out a native plant to put in her yard and talks to Cheryl Cozad about how to care for the plant while Herb Hammer listens during the Succeed with Native Plants a Horticultural Symposium at the Chico Women's Club September 14, 2014. CHICO >> Nearly 90 people gathered Sunday at the Chico Women's Club for a symposium on low-water gardening from the Mount Lassen Chapter of the California Native Plant Society.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

WSTM-TV Syracuse

Frost and Freeze Concerns Tonight

A freeze warning means that temperatures below 32A are highly likely for the warned area. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

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Washington Times

Upper Peninsula foundation starts food initiative

A foundation in Michigan's Upper Peninsula is starting a program aimed at improving children's long-term health by teaching them how to grow, prepare and appreciate fruits and vegetables. Keweenaw Community Foundation Executive Director Barb Rose says the program will offer nutritional instruction, gardening, food preparation and lots of tasting.

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Darlington and Stockton Times

Winners announced in gardening contest that went from gloom to bloom

BRITAIN'S smallest park has been named a category winner in a gardening competition rescued from the brink of cancellation. But, following an outcry from some of those who did enter, organisers from Darlington Borough Council teamed up with The Northern Echo to run a stop-gap form of the competition in a bid to ease gardeners' disappointment.

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Dorsetecho.co.uk

Breathing new life into pub garden

The former Whitfield Rural Activity Centre for people with mental health problems was temporarily closed by the NHS in 2013 and had been falling into disrepair. Now Futureroots, a not-for-profit organisation, has refurbished the site as a hub for the community, and officially launched the new facility at a celebratory open day.

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Journalgazette.net

Delight in gardening

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

This is The West Country

Community fete raises 881 for St Gildas in Chard

A COMMUNITY fete in Chard has raised an impressive A 881 for the residents of St Gildas Extra Care Retirement Living Scheme. People living at the care home invited others to view their gardens, flourishing flowers, and raise money for their amenity fund.

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CBS Local

Gardening Tips: Victory Gardens

Victory gardens were planted in the United States during World War II insuring an adequate supply of vegetables for American citizens by freeing up resources for the war effort. I'm Lisa Hilgenberg of the Chicago Botanic Garden with garden history for the week.

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