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The legend of the Robert the Doll

“Robert the Doll” lives in Key West, Fla. Innocent looking with his sailor suit and toy bear, Robert is said to wreak havoc on anyone that takes his photo or chides him in any way. Hundreds of letters are sent to Robert, begging for forgiveness, as visitors’ lives...

Prepare soil to nourish wintering plants

Fall is settling in on us and that means it’s time for amending the soil for some plants to feed them into the new year and promote their next bloom. Start with poinsettias and roses then move on to the Christmas cactus and acid-loving plants. At the end of the month,...

Tulips a candidate for containers

October has bright blue skies and cool but comfortable weather, perfect for planting many trees, shrubs, herbaceous perennials and spring flowering bulbs. Some spring bulbs like daffodils and hyacinth thrive on the Eastern Shore, but tulips often succumb to soft rot...

Seek out simple stress relievers

I’m not sure how life gets so busy but no matter what I do, I feel like we are working more, playing less — and feeling the results of such an overscheduled existence with constant feelings of stress and chaos. While I love having a family to tote to various sports...

Upcoming Events

  1. Sail
 on 
a
 Skipjack

    August 4 @ 1:00 pm - October 27 @ 3:00 pm
  2. Sail
 on
 a 
Skipjack

    August 5 @ 1:00 pm - October 28 @ 3:00 pm
  3. Kent
 Island
 Federation
 of 
Arts:
 Gallery 
Show

    October 3 @ 5:00 pm - October 27 @ 7:00 pm
  4. Quinn 
Sullivan

    October 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  5. American
 Association 
of
 University
 Women: Book
 and
 Costume
 Jewelry
 Sale

    October 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm