April 2, 2015 RSS feed / From The Garden

Spring Flowers Sure to Arrive

With the vestiges of winter finally disappearing and the spring holidays upon us, many are wondering where the flowers are. Fear not, they may be slow in coming after a particularly grueling season, but they will be here in due time. More...

Working Towards Better Public Spaces

When most people think about “public space,” their minds often jump to parks and public squares. More...

Free Soil Analysis Offered

URI Master Gardeners are now offering free soil analysis and gardening information on Sundays from 10 a.m. - noon at Prescott Farm in Portsmouth. Saturday testing will begin in Middletown’s Paradise Valley Park on April 11, from 11 a.m. More...

Celebrate Annual Daffodil Festival

Newport is getting ready to celebrate its second annual Daffodil Days Festival April 17-19. The bright yellow flowers, planted in fall, are starting to come to life. More...

Newport in Bloom

What began more than 20 years ago as a volunteer effort still thrives today. Many believe incorrectly that the Newport in Bloom program is paid for solely by the city. Actually, it only contributes $1,500 per year. More...