Category: Home & Garden

Chemung County Cornell Cooperative Extension hosting garden kit giveaway

Chemung County Cornell Cooperative Extension hosting garden kit giveaway

Chemung County’s Cornell Cooperative Extension is hosting a free gardening kit giveaway. Kits have everything necessary to grow fruits and vegetables at home without a backyard. Included is a bag of organic potting mix, three planting containers, and three packets of seeds ... MORE
Reasons why you should grow autoflowering marijuana plants

Reasons why you should grow autoflowering marijuana plants

When you’re a part of the stoner community you start to grow on your personality as a stoner, even when this happens so naturally, without you even noticing. First, you smoke a couple of times with your already stoner friends, then after ... MORE
Home & Garden, Life
Ontario County Historical Society will host it’s third annual Garden Tour on Saturday

Ontario County Historical Society will host it’s third annual Garden Tour on Saturday

The Ontario County Historical Society’s third annual Garden Tour will be July 17, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. and feature 6 locations this year. The tour will look at gardens at Granger Homestead and Carriage Museum, New York Kitchen, Morgan Samuels ... MORE
Bear & Vine in Phelps has something for everyone

Bear and Vine in Phelps has something for everyone

Located on Main Street in Phelps is one of the most unique stores the town has to offer. Bear and Vine has something for everyone. The stalling boutique items, antiques, collectibles, and sitting inside is Diamond Club Cards & Collectibles; offering thousands ... MORE
Zion Episcopal Church in Palmyra will unveil new labyrinth this weekend

Zion Episcopal Church in Palmyra will unveil new labyrinth this weekend

Sunday, July 11, Zion Episcopal Church in Palmyra will open its new outdoor walking labyrinth from 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. and everyone is welcome. The Labyrinth was created and designed by Zion treasurer Marie Fessler and constructed in a week by ... MORE
Good Spots: Glenwood Cemetery

GOOD SPOTS: Glenwood Cemetery’s beauty

Glenwood Cemetery on Lochland Road in Geneva is one of the city’s oldest cemeteries. What makes it so interesting to visit is that not only is it a cemetery, but when it originally opened in 1873 it doubled as a park for ... MORE
The Granger Homestead in Canandaigua is hosting summer concerts

The Granger Homestead in Canandaigua is hosting summer concerts

The Granger Homestead in Canandaigua will be hosting three concerts this summer. The concerts will provide both financial support for the upkeep of the museum, but draw other people in who wouldn’t normally go to the Granger Homestead. The first concert, a ... MORE
Ovid Historical Society hosting a public program on Siltstone Houses of Ovid & Lodi

Ovid Historical Society hosting a public program on Siltstone Houses of Ovid & Lodi

The Ovid Historical Society invites you to a public program on Siltstone Houses of Ovid & Lodi, on Monday, July 19, 2021, starting at 6:30 pm. The program will be held at the Ovid Historical Society Museum, 7203 Main Street (Route 414) ... MORE
The Great Gardens of Wayne County Tour is returning

The Great Gardens of Wayne County Tour is returning

The Great Gardens of Wayne County Tour will be returning and take place July 28 from 4-8 p.m. Master Gardeners will be sharing diverse sites in Williamson in order to inspire participants with their own gardens. Tickets are $10 each and available ... MORE
What to pay attention to when choosing a pest repeller for your home?

What to pay attention to when choosing a pest repeller for your home?

Getting rid of pests can be a difficult task, especially when you’ve tried a variety of treatments without success. When it comes to insect repellents, it’s crucial to remember that not all repellents are made equal. Pest repellents are classified into several ... MORE
Home & Garden
How to save money on your house

How to save money on your house

You may find that after groceries and taxes, some of your biggest outgoings each month are spent on your house. Some houses can cost so much to upkeep that they are even given the negative moniker of being a “money pit.” To ... MORE
Home & Garden, Life
What are the first time home buyer incentives for Finger Lakes residents?

What are the first time home buyer incentives for Finger Lakes residents?

Government-sponsored first-time home buyer programs can help make buying a home in the Finger Lakes much more affordable. In the third quarter of 2020, the average Finger Lakes home price was $555,402. This means that a 20% down payment on the average ... MORE
Home & Garden, Life
Community garden opens at Lamphear Court in the City of Corning

Community garden opens at Lamphear Court in the City of Corning

A ribbon cutting event was hosted on Thursday by Arbor Housing and Development to show the new community garden at Lamphear Court in the City of Corning. The project took about 5 months to develop. There are 22 plant beds in the ... MORE
Seneca County Health Department releases information on the Septic Replacement Fund Program

Seneca County Health Department releases information on the Septic Replacement Fund Program

The Seneca County Health Department has released the following press release regarding the Septic Replacement Fund Program to replace old or substandard septic systems: New York State’s Environmental Facilities Corporation (EFC), has opened Round 2 of the State Septic System Replacement Fund ... MORE
Tompkins Trust Company to host a

Tompkins Trust Company to host a first time homebuyers seminar on June 15th

The Tompkins Trust Company has announced in a press release their first time homebuyers seminar will be held on June 15. Tompkins Trust Company is committed to supporting the communities in which it operates, especially as individuals navigate critical life decisions such ... MORE

Tips to sell and move house during Coronavirus

The Coronavirus has quickly spread across the globe and is now in many countries. It has caused a large number of people to be sick, as well as killed many others. If you have been wondering what it means for your home-buying ... MORE
Home & Garden
Wrought Iron as home decor: What they are, their applications, and the advantages of using them

Wrought Iron as home decor: What they are, their applications, and the advantages of using them

Decorative ornaments made from wrought iron have been a staple for different home styles for many years. This is because wrought iron applies not only to a single piece of decoration but to many. From the gates to stair railings, and even ... MORE
Home & Garden, Life
How to make your home more energy-efficient?

How to make your home more energy-efficient?

The most important energy-efficient action to take is using less energy for the same tasks, resulting in waste reduction and cost savings. It’s more than just using less energy, and it’s crucial to identify where your energy goes, especially those who are ... MORE
Home & Garden, Life