Wolverine’s Garden continues to fuel frontline land defenders

Canadians preparing to reunite with their families over Thanksgiving weekend should be wondering what exactly they are celebrating, Secwépemc hereditary matriarch Miranda Dick said. In May, Tk’emlups te Secwépemc leadership share that 215 anonymous graves had been discovered on the former grounds of a church-run institution known as the Kamloops Indian Residential School. This painful revelation has sparked a series …

Large-leaved magnolia: Magnolia macrophylla | Community

Something about the big flowers and the foliage appeals to me so much. The first time I saw Magnolia macrophylla was in a Kentucky botanical garden, and I was totally amazed at the gargantuan leaves and flower buds. I knew straight away that it was one of my favorite plants that I have come across. Commonly referred to as large-leaved …

The best gifts for gardeners according to a chef with a green thumb

Last winter, my friend and downstairs neighbor, Céleste, decided to move out of her downstairs apartment, which she had shared with her husband for 9 years. My studio had a pair of thin windows that looked out onto a noisy gas station and body shop, but Celeste’s unit received blazing south-eastern sunshine and opened directly into a secret garden. I …

Raising Cane’s has company staff working fryers amid staff shortages

Raising Cane’s employees are about to have a very different work experience. Like many businesses, the Louisiana-raised chicken restaurant struggles to staff its 530 restaurants across the country. As a result, he resorted to deploying corporate staff to fill in-house restaurant gigs, such as looking after fryers and interacting with customers. As senior managers at Raising Cane focus on hiring, …

Ship Bottom Brewery – Tasting Room / Beer Garden Manager – Brewbound.com

Home »Jobs» Ship Bottom Brewery – Tasting Room Manager / Beer Garden Bottom brewery Apply for this job The Tasting Room Manager is a supervisory position who is responsible for planning, directing and overseeing all aspects of Ship Bottom Brewery Tasting Room and Beer Garden operations, including the staff management and curbside pickup. This position will supervise and manage staff, …

LBI murder suspect removed from father’s will, documents say

APP.com is your source for local news Find out what’s happening on the Jersey Shore and beyond. Follow APP.com for your local news coverage. Ryan Ross, Asbury Park Press SURF CITY – The suspect accused of killing her father and girlfriend at a Long Beach Island house regularly disagreed with him and has been excluded from her will, according to …

Can Complicated Land Trade Fix Red Butte Garden Fence Snafu?

Editor’s Note • This story is only available to Salt Lake Tribune subscribers. Thank you for supporting local journalism. In the 1980s, a historic stone structure in the foothills behind Red Butte Garden became a popular party spot, where people gathered to enjoy sunsets, beer, and the company of others. But the garbage and vandalism that accompanied the fun posed …

Prepare the farm garden soil for the next growing season

How can I prepare my garden soil for next year’s growing season? This gardening season is drawing to a close with cooler temperatures and the inevitable fall frost killing the produce that was still growing. It’s time to move on to preparing garden soil for the next growing season. Investing time now to prepare the soil can reap an increased …

how to grow them in your garden

It was a bumpy ride for the zinnia. Like dahlias and red pokers, the flower’s popularity has grown and declined since its peak in the mid-20th century. But browse any nursery catalog and you will see that we are entering an upward phase. There are brilliant images of zinnias in Day-Glo colors and with acid-lime streaks. There are massive double …

Tips for environmentally friendly citizens trying to get off the grid

There are many different approaches you can take if you want to live an eco-friendly lifestyle. One of the most effective strategies is to reduce your addiction to consumerism. You can take a very drastic step and live off the grid. You will have a very low carbon footprint and consume few natural resources if you try to live outside …