An Uxbridge police officer was inspired by the flower he received from a young girl. (Image Credit: Uxbridge Police Department)

Young Girl’s Flower Gift To Officer Inspires Uxbridge Police Department

A young girl gave an Uxbridge officer a flower, and it inspired the department to ask others to donate while the department will give flowers to the town’s senior center.


(Photo credit: KENPEI via Creative Common license)

State Issues Warning About Mildew Disease Infecting Impatiens

The Department of Agricultural Resources said Tuesday that the disease — called Impatiens downy mildew — infects the flowers and causes them to die, but does not affect other types of plants or flowers.