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Fabric prep for cotton and linen

A few weeks ago I wrote about cotton and linen but I would be remiss if I didn’t write about the fabric preparation.  Fortunately, most cottons and linens do not require special pre-treatment.  A quick test for shrinkage and ironing preferences [Read More]

August 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

Artist Golden’s art work chosen

SAINT AUGUSTINE –   Celebrating a milestone anniversary is more fun with fresh artwork, and Lightner Museum has chosen the work of Patrick Golden as winner  of the “Promenade the Alcazar” Art Contest. Golden’s digital art piece is [Read More]

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Flagler bronze statue unveiled

SAINT AUGUSTINE – A bronze sculpture of Henry M. Flagler crafted by St Augustine artist Cory Wicker has been installed at Potter’s Wax Museum in downtown St. Augustine.Ceremonies were conducted Aug. 2 with a ribbon cutting and unveiling. [Read More]

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Princeton Review recognizes Flagler

SAINT AUGUSTINE — The Princeton Review has once again included Flagler College in its 2019 guidebook, “The Best 384 Colleges.” Flagler has been featured in the prestigious college admissions guide since 2003, as well as other college rankings [Read More]

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Coast Guard history upcoming topic

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The History of the U.S. Coast Guard will be the discussion topic at 7 p.m. Aug. 16 at the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum. Ensign Brian Reed of the United States Coast Guard will give a brief history of the [Read More]

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Business continuity workshops Aug. 20

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Two free business continuity workshops are scheduled for Monday, Aug. 20 at the St. Johns County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) from 9-11 a.m. and from 3-5 p.m. The EOC is located at 100 EOC Drive near the outlet shopping [Read More]

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When do sweet potatoes appear?

Q:   I planted sweet potatoes in a 30-gallon pot. It is now growing over everything. When do I get sweet potatoes? A:   Sweet potatoes take four to five months from planting to harvest. Being in a pot the soil temperature may slow tuber [Read More]

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Concerts continue around community

SAINT AUGUSTINE: The sweet sounds of summer continue as area concerts are spotlighted through Labor Day. Music by the Sea, sponsored by the St. Augustine Beach Civic Association, continues through Sept. 12 from 7 to 9 p.m. and each concert will have [Read More]

August 8, 2018 // 0 Comments