Features: Food

Jul. 28, 2015 @ 02:27 PM

Basil: Bountiful, beautiful and tasty

Beautiful, bountiful, basil is one of many herbs that is not only jam packed full of flavor, but also touts a list of medicinal properties that places this inexpensive, carefree annual at the top of the culinary ‘must have’ list.

Jun. 30, 2015 @ 03:16 PM

Managing water supply can pay garden dividents

Water is essential to all life.  Through these hot days we are conscious to keep ourselves, our kids and our pets hydrated, but don’t forget about supplying ample water to your plants and wildlife.  Proper watering of gardens, turf, and ornamental plants is important to the overall health of your landscape during this period of extreme heat stress.

Jun. 02, 2015 @ 10:56 AM

Clarence Kinard

Clarence Edward Kinard, 83 of Monroe died May 23, 2015 at Autumn Care in Marshville.

May. 30, 2015 @ 03:26 PM

Providence: Contract breached, pay us

Providence Volunteer Fire Department sent a letter to Weddington demanding the town either reinstate the canceled fire service agreement or pay the $750,000 penalty for canceling the agreement without cause.

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 01:00 PM

Seed packets are little encyclopedias

Seed packets are horticultural mini-encyclopedias packed full of vital instructions that will give you all the information you need to ensure success from germination to harvest.

Mar. 18, 2015 @ 05:37 PM

DFC Trading Co/ brings 'farm to fork' to Monroe

DFC Farms Trading Co. & Café offers fresh, locally farm-raised food in downtown Monroe.