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February 2019

CPS, Shrine club fundraisers on tap

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Check out great food and entertainment this weekend, as two organizations host annual fundraisers. Feb. 22-24 the Cathedral Parish Festival takes center stage on the grounds of the Mission of Nombre de Dios, San Marco Avenue. [Read More]

February 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

St. Augustine roundup

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  Les Stern, president of the First Congregation, Sons of Israel, announces a full schedule for this week. Deeper Than Indigo – Southeast Textile Symposium, First Congregation Sons of [Read More]

February 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

Some more thoughts about linen

SAINT AUGUSTINE -.  Linen was ideally suited to the temperate European climate.  While cotton required heat to grow, linen adapted well to the growing conditions in Europe.  Russia is the biggest producer of linen today, with Europe’s [Read More]

February 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

Hydrangea grows in the shade

Email your gardening questions to Keith at Q:   Are there any flowering plants for the shade?  A:    You can try hydrangea, camellia, impatiens, begonia, gingers, lycoris, fire spike and dogwood. Q:    I have a bed [Read More]

February 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

Tingley receiving De Aviles Award

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  St. Augustine Historical Society Senior Research Librarian Charles A. Tingley is the 2019 recipient of the De Aviles award, one of the city’s highest awards. The St. Augustine City Commission approved the award at the [Read More]

February 18, 2019 // 0 Comments