Category Archives: Home/Garden

Fall Master Gardener class orientation Aug. 10

If you are interested in becoming a Florida Master Gardener, the University of Florida IFAS Extension Service is presenting a an orientation workshop detailing what the Master Gardener program is all about. The learning session will be held at UF/IFAS … Continue reading

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Art in the park at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park Aug. 4

Topsail Hill Preserve State Park is offering a watercolor class with local artist Carol Dickson on Aug. 4.  Class fee is $25 and includes all materials needed. The class will be from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Classes are limited to … Continue reading

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Alaqua Animal Refuge rescues Great Pyrenees dogs from heartbreaking conditions

Alaqua Animal Refuge, a no-kill animal shelter located in Northwest Florida, is in the midst of a massive rescue effort to save and provide aid to many Great Pyrenees dogs, who have been living in squalor in a nearby county. … Continue reading

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Hurricane preparedness workshop in Santa Rosa Beach June 5

CANCELLED Walton County Emergency Management is hosting a Hurricane Preparedness Public Workshop at the South Walton Courthouse Annex June 5, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Some of the topics that will be discussed are: • What does Emergency Management do? • … Continue reading

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Squirrels, Girls and Pearls at Falling Waters State Park June 3, 2017

Join in at Falling Waters State Park for a day that is about women, by women and for women. The event will run from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and will feature women’s health, crafters, artists, beauty and household vendors, … Continue reading

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Freeport resident restoring historic home

A historic home in Freeport will soon be brought back to life after many years of neglect. Local resident, and new owner of the home, Kevin Bloom has big plans for the Queen Anne style home built in the late … Continue reading

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