Alex Russell celebrated his 11th birthday for three whole days.
We celebrated Veterans Day with a very special and tasty breakfast at the Monmouth Senior Center on Saturday morning.
It’s definitely November in MI Town — with Miss Autumn packing up her bags and getting ready to go away for several months.
From the roses of “Romeo and Juliet” to the lilies of “The Winter’s Tale,” William Shakespeare mentioned plants 200 times in his plays and sonnets.
How quickly the days fly by — we’ve turned another page on the calendar and it’s already November.
Wisteria delivers a beautiful spring display, but this vigorous vine needs plenty of pruning to keep it from swallowing the garden.
Mother Nature seemed to go out of her way last Thursday to bring more than her share of rain and wind and wet leaves everywhere, but even that didn’t dampen the spirits — or the appetites —of everyone who came to the Monmouth Senior Center’s soup and pie sale.
Congratulations to Jenny Mellein, who graduated on Oct. 13 from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Accelerated Nursing program.
In fall, gardeners settle bulbs under a blanket of soil and wait for spring to watch them flaunt their beauty.
The late President Lyndon Baines Johnson once said that people you could go to the well with were treasures above everything else.
Kris LaMar and Barb Cary live at opposite ends of state and have never met, but they’ve got a lot in common. Both women are up to their trowels as Master Gardeners.
It’s that time of year when grapes are ripening, and tomatoes and squash are just about at the end of their life cycles.
After the Pedee Women’s Club monthly potluck on Sept. 29, June Clark took a motorcycle ride to get a motorcycle club checkpoint at the Lincoln Store on Wallace Road before joining some friends for dinner in Albany.
Eric Schwanke and Rebekah Kamerman were married at Pedee Church on Sept. 23, a beautiful ceremony on a beautiful fall day.
Many of us welcome the change of seasons from summer to autumn, with the beginning of school for students of all ages, cooler nights, settling into a regular routine after the busy activities of summer, and a time to prepare for the cold and rainy winter that’s just around the corner.