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Organic prevention and management of powdery mildew on plants
Friday, July 13, 2018
Spots and patches of white or gray talcum powder-like substance on your plant means powdery mildew infected them. This is one of the most widespread fungal diseases and attacks a wide range of plants. You may see mildew on a variety of trees, shrubs, flowers, vegetables and lawn grasses. Don’t despair; you can reduce the risk of this disease with
Swimwear line for bustier women
Monday, July 9, 2018
When Shilpa Rajpara was designing active wear for various brands, she noticed something was missing: There weren’t good options for busty women with small bodies. The larger the cup size, the larger the band, and vice versa. But if you were a smaller woman with bigger breasts, a lot of sports bras or bathing suits wouldn’t fit properly. So she
Add healthy sweet potatoes to your daily cooking repertoire
Friday, July 6, 2018
Sweet potatoes are trending and are all the rage! One medium California sweet potato has only 105 calories and 0g of fat, yet this versatile veggie contains more than 80 nutrients, including protein, manganese, carotene, potassium, calcium, vitamin C and more than an entire day’s worth of vitamin A. Plus, California sweet potatoes are rich with
BOOK: A thriller in the age of Black Lives Matter
Thursday, July 5, 2018
Down the River Unto the Sea By Walter Mosley Mulholland Books, $27 HC For the first time in a decade, Mosley returns to Little, Brown and Company (and, specifically, Mulholland Books) with Down the River Unto the Sea, the first thriller for the age of Black Lives Matter. With references to Mumia Abu-Jamal and the lawless cities all people of color are

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Just say ‘no’ to 6 NC amendments

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10th Eagle signs pro baseball contract

The CIAA now has a sports network. The conference office has partnered with Blue Frame

Another round of ACA navigator funding cuts

The Trump administration's decision last week to slash funding to nonprofit groups that help