Friday, November 27, 2020

Lake Elsinore family gets historic home in Habitat for Humanity project

A Lake Elsinore family has a new home thanks to Habitat for Humanity. Rita Barringer and her four sons, along with numerous local officials and...

6 in 7 Americans satisfied with their personal lives

Eighty-six percent of Americans said they are satisfied with the way things are going in their personal lives, maintaining the improved levels Gallup has...
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Plant shade trees

TEMECULA – Beautiful landscaping can add instant curb appeal to a property. But beauty isn’t the only thing that makes idyllic landscaping attractive to...

How and when to prune rose bushes

In southern California winter is usually short and sometimes confusing. Winter for some plant life is a time of withdrawal that precedes renewal. For...

Local water supplies impacted by new state guidance on PFAS

LAKE ELSINORE – The California State Water Resource Control Board issued new drinking water guidelines recently, lowering the trigger levels for responses by local water...
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Start a home remodeling project by choosing a qualified contractor

Outside of the home itself, remodeling is typically one of the largest investments people can make as a homeowner. While some projects can be...
Children outdoors

Connecting children to nature is good for both

OCHOPEE, Fla. – Plenty of older Americans hold fond childhood memories of climbing trees, catching frogs and engaging in endless hours of tag or...

Volunteers sought for Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve projects and programs

The Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve, now rebuilding its trails, bridges and outdoor stage damaged in the 2019 Tenaja Fire, is seeking 100 new...

Rose Care FUNdamentals for January 2020

Happy New Year! This month I’m going to help you get ready for the major late-winter pruning that garderners should do in mid- to...
Pruning tools

Temecula Valley Rose Haven Heritage Garden to host annual pruning event

The community is invited for the Temecula Valley Rose Haven Heritage Garden’s pruning event at Rose Haven. In addition to a demonstration and the hands-on pruning...