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Planters full of late autumn colour

Frilly kale takes a starring role, supported by violas, heathers and tough alyssum

Have it all, but get it in stages

Renovating a kitchen is the most disruptive and costly home project there is, other than major add-ons. And yet, for a busy family, this is the space where everyone meets and eats, at all hours of the day (and sometimes the night).
Pilgrims offer prayers for Muslim unity

Pilgrims offer prayers for Muslim unity

Rituals trace footsteps of prophets Abraham, Ishmael and Muhammad


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Aggressive kudzu vine migrates northward

No B.C. sightings yet, ministry says, while warning of potential damage

Guess Who is pulling stakes in Winnipeg?

Burton Cummings is going to have one less reason to be running back to Winnipeg. A real estate agent says Cummings is about to list his almost 4,700-square-foot mansion for $1.35 million.

'Bitter' month a chance to recreate holiness

The natural pathway of all life experiences begins with inspiration and soon fades to disappointment.

Surprising L.A. hoard way off the grid

Discovery of huge map collection after man's death amazes experts

Vinegar made from herbs is great for vinaigrettes

Dear Reena: Do you have a recipe for making vinegar with herbs? Debra Dear Debra: In a re-sealable glass container combine: 1 large bunch of clean herbs such as basil or tarragon with three cups white wine vinegar. Store in a cool, dry place.
Chic home decor on a Dollar Store budget

Chic home decor on a Dollar Store budget

Fashion designer J. Wesley Tann had a piece of advice for the six women who signed up for his city-sponsored class on home decorating. "The Dollar Store makes you look so good," Tann told them. "You'll wonder how you ever got along without it.