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Save the date for holiday Dish and Designs

Author and co-owner of Leon & Lulu, Mary Liz Curtin, answers questions about her store.

Homestyle’s Dish and Design is returning the evening of Dec. 6 with our Home for the Holidays edition, featuring sessions on cocktails, food, gifts, decor and more at Great Lakes Culinary Center in Southfield. Presenters from Leon & Lulu, SheWolf, Central Kitchen + Bar and Busch’s  Fresh Food Market — which is also the sponsor of the event — are on tap to share tips for the merry days ahead. Tickets for subscribers go on sale at 9 a.m. Oct. 28 and to the general public Nov. 4. They include a drink ticket, appetizers and tips from our team of

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The many benefits of bees

We are all learning more about the benefits of pollinators, which includes scores of insects. But bees bring benefits, especially honey bees.

This spring, when our garden clubs met in Sunbury for a regional meeting, the educational exhibit for the flower show was about bees as pollinators. The exhibit had a poster “Bees in Trees” identifying several trees that support pollinating activity. We had a sheet that covered some basic facts about our food sources (crops), pollinator gardening including many flowers that span the growing season and pesticide precautions. People could take these home.

There were small seed packets

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Adrian Women’s Garden Club selects apartment garden for June award

Adrian resident Sharlene Drake has been awarded the Garden of Month for June by the Adrian Women's Garden Club. Drake resides at Nob Hill Apartments No. 63 in the Emerson building.

Adrian resident Sharlene Drake has been awarded the Garden of Month for June by the Adrian Women’s Garden Club. Drake resides at Nob Hill Apartments No. 63 in the Emerson building.

ADRIAN — A garden at an apartment on Adrian’s west side is the Adrian Women’s Garden Club’s Garden of the Month for June.

Sharlene Drake’s garden at Nob Hill Apartments No. 63 in the Emerson building has been years in the making, according to Sandra Hoover, spokesperson for the Adrian Women’s Garden Club.

Adrian resident Sharlene Drake's garden was selected by the Adrian Women's Garden Club as the Garden of the Month for June. Drake lives at Nob Hill Apartments No. 63 in the Emerson building.

Adrian resident Sharlene Drake’s garden was selected by the Adrian Women’s Garden Club as the Garden

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