Not So Scary Halloween Events for North Shore Kids

Not a fan of those super-spooky haunted houses that are a Halloween staple? Not to worry. There are plenty of not so scary Halloween events on the North Shore that perfect for the whole family. Here are our favorites.

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With a little help, Houston plants can adapt to Indiana home

Q: I am moving to Indiana in late spring, and I’d like your advice on taking some of my Houston plants.
I want to move some scadoxus from the ground to pots. When should I do this? I also have potted lycoris. What will their blooming behavior be in zone 5?
I’d like to pot up a small Rangoon creeper. How should I overwinter it, and how large must a potted creeper be in order to bloom?
Dave Sherron, Houston
A: Divide and transplant/pot the scadoxus, or blood lily, when the foliage has yellowed and is dying down, as the South African bulb goes dormant for the winter.
Blood lily produces softball-size orange-red blooms on tall stems in spring in Houston-area gardens. The lance-shaped foliage appears after the flowers. …read more

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Homes for Dogs Project in Riverside a Success!

When Coldwell Banker sets out to put on an event, we don’t mess around. Over the weekend of September 9th & 10th, Coldwell Banker offices across the country participated in a National Homes for Dogs Project adoption event.

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