Experienced gardeners hold off planting warm season crops until Memorial Day weekend in West Michigan. It’s not necessarily the air temperature, but soil temperature that determines success or failure when… Read more
According to the Wes Leonard Heart Team website, 92 automated external defibrillators have been installed in Michigan schools, but many schools still don’t have them.
Looking for something special to give mom on Mother’s Day: trying planting some flowers in her garden.
Laura Zander, co-owner of Jimmy Beans Wool, has been compiling a wonderful series of books featuring top designers to raise awareness of heart disease in women and funds for The… Read more
The Grand Rapids Audubon Club on May 10 and 11 will highlight the benefits of songbirds in the landscape during its West Michigan Birdathon and Nature Festival.
Southern Michigan now is entering the optimum time for controlling crabgrass. The line extends from Grand Rapids to Saginaw and southeast to Port Huron.
Local mother-daugher tandem will have their custom-made handbags and jewelry on display at the Green Market and Info Expo from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 27 at… Read more
Digging in organic matter and gypsum helps break up compacted soil, enhancing drainage and root penetration.
President Richard Nixon in 1970 proclaimed the last Friday in April as National Arbor Day. This tree-planting holiday in Michigan falls on the last Friday in April.
The Saginaw Valley Orchid Society hosts its 2013 annual orchid workshop from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at Family Baptist Church, 3530 Midland in Saginaw Township.
FLINT, MI — Downtown’s newest bar is ready to release their beer, barbecue, and bourbon.
Grand Valley students keep dry under brightly colored umbrellas as April showers continue on Wednesday, April 10.
A dietitian discusses hot pregnancy nutrition topics, such as: Fish (some is good), deli meats (should be cooked), listeria (how to avoid it).
The eight-week program is offered by the Grand Rapids Center for Mindfulness beginning the week of April 22-25.
Pine trees deserve special attention this year as on the immediate horizon are the dreaded pale weevils, northern pine weevil, white pine weevil and Zimmerman pine moth.
Diverse Sao Paulo: Brazilian metropolis offers bustling markets, beautiful architecture, delicious food
Food has become the center of most of my travels, and this 48-hour visit to Sao Paulo was no exception.
The expansion of yoga over the years “has been phenomenal,” says Carolyn Heines, owner of an Eastown yoga studio.