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Top 6 Mosquito Repellent Plants To Keep Pests Away

Summer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs

05/21/2015

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Choose Mother’s Day Flowers That Will Live Longer

Let your gift stand out by choosing flowers and plants that will last beyond the second Sunday in May.

05/08/2015

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Great Last Minute Gift Ideas

Many of you are in your cars driving to the malls or the local shopping center right now, doing the last minute stuff.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/19/2013

Wilson Farm in Lexington

Dry Weather Not Bothering Local Farmers

Scott Wilson, of Wilson Farm in Lexington, says the hot, dry conditions are perfect for growing crops.

07/17/2012

Segway of Boston

Museum Of Science Offers “Fun” Tours Outside

Now you don’t have to go inside Boston’s Museum of Science for an educational experience. The museum on Friday started offering outdoor tours of the parks, open areas and surrounding neighborhoods using Segways, the two-wheeled personal transporters that defy the laws of balance. Museum vice president of education Paul Fontaine says he has long wanted to expand the museum’s offerings to the outdoors.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/16/2011

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Thinking Green Despite All The White

Groundhog’s shadow or not, we still have terrible winter weather ahead. But signs of spring are out there – kind of.

02/02/2011

Money Matters – Christmas Week: Last Minute Gift Ideas

There always seems to be so much to do this week.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/20/2010