Home and Garden

Photographic hunt planned

A day of photographing nature is the theme of a Saturday workshop being offered for children and adults at the Yakima Area Arboretum.

May 18, 2016 noon read more..

Five ways to increase fire safety in the home

An average of seven Americans die each week as a result of house fires. Most fires occur in residential buildings between the hours of 11 p.m. and 7 a.m., when occupants are most likely to be asleep. Your first line of defense is fire preparedness.

October 14, 2015 3 p.m. read more..

Creative ways to recycle leaves

Leaves cascading down from trees indicate the arrival of autumn. However, colorful and awe-inspiring autumn leaves can be a hazard if left to lie on the ground too long.

October 14, 2015 3 p.m. read more..

Move to mulching

When working in the yard, you may be tempted to simply bag your yard clippings and set them out to the curb for pick-up.

October 14, 2015 3 p.m. read more..