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Thousands attend vigil for California mudslide victims - The TelegraphTuesday, January 16, 2018
Saturday, immigrated from Thailand, leaving behind his wife and two children but sending them money for years until he could bring them to the United States, a friend, Poy Sayavongs, told the Lee Central Coast News."They finally were able to make it to the states in the summer of 2016," Sayavongs said. "It's cruel — they only had a short time together before this tragedy struck."A month earlier, the family had evacuated to a Red Cross shelter for a night as a devastating wildfire that went on to blacken nearby mountains threatened their home and many others.More than 2,000 searchers and recovery workers have remained in the community, carrying out backbreaking work in the summerlike weather that has made the stretch of Santa Barbara County coast about 90 miles (145 kilometers) northwest of Los Angeles a haven for the wealthy, celebrities and tourists.Much of the community of about 9,000 residents remained under mandatory evacuation orders, even unscathed areas, as crews removed debris and worked to restore water, sanitation, power and gas. There was no timeline for allowing residents to return, Assemblywoman Monique Limon said.Limon, a Democrat, said she's working with other legislators to address concerns about flood and fire insurance and issues with emergency cellphone alerts. http://www.macon.com/news/business/article194628964.html
Man uses flower ruse to steal from senior living facility, authorities say - WBAL BaltimoreTuesday, December 19, 2017
WBAL BaltimoreMan uses flower ruse to steal from senior living facility, authorities sayWBAL BaltimoreIt shows a man peeking into the windows of the Avondell Assisted Living Complex in Bel Air, carrying a bouquet of flowers, then walking into the building just after 7 p.m. on July 28 with no apparent problem. Once inside, he's accused of burglarizing ... http://www.wbaltv.com/article/man-uses-flower-ruse-to-steal-from-senior-living-facility-authorities-say/11657710
Tips for Designing Your Flower Garden Beds - Lakewood ObserverTuesday, July 18, 2017
Service, LLC, a landscaping company based in Lakewood. The Yardist provides a variety of landscaping services to residential and small business owners in Lakewood, Rocky River, Bay Village, Westlake, Avon, Avon Lake and neighboring communities. http://lakewoodobserver.com/read/2017/06/20/tips-for-designing-your-flower-garden-beds
Weld County Tributes for March 12 - Greeley TribuneTuesday, March 14, 2017
Oklahoma.Dolorous was a devoted mother and homemaker and later worked at Sunnyview Church of the Nazarene as a church secretary for eight years. An avid Avon sales rep, she distributed their products to friends, family and customers for over 12 years.Her greatest joy and blessing were her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.She is survived by her three children, Paul (Geri) of Bartlesville, Okla., John (Teri) of Longmont and Hilda (Chuck) Finch of Bartlesville, Okla.; six grandchildren, John Jr., Rick, Ken and Mark Busch, Megan (Busch) Coury and CJ Finch; 12 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul 1980; parents; three sisters, Ramona, Violet and Ardis; as well as brother, Merlin; two nieces and one nephew.Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 13, at First Church of the Nazarene, 2515 16th St., Greeley. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service. Her burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens, 3400 28th St., Greeley.In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to: Loveland Church of the Nazarene (Building Fund), 350 7th Suite 3, Loveland, Colo. 80837.Arrangements are under the direction Walker-Brown Funeral Home, Bartlesville, Okla. Online condolences for the family can be made at http://www.walkerbrownfuneralhome.com.Vera "June" FaulknerJune 24, 1923-March 6, 2017Age: 93Residence: GreeleyVera "June" Faulkner, 93, of Greeley passed away March 6, 2017, at Grace Pointe of Greeley. June was born June 24, 1923, in Sterling to George and Lydia (Dick) Schlect. She married Robert G. Faulkner. He died in 1992.June graduated from Sterling High School. She was a devoted homemaker. Her life revolved around her family. She attended Calvary Chapel in Greeley.She is survived by her son, Mike (Lea) Faulkner; daughter, Sandra (Jerry) Sanders; grandchildren, Chad (Angie) Faulkner and their children Julia and Elle, Shannon (Tom) Blesener and their children Jordan and Makenna, Amie (Carl) Peterson, Bob (Mindy) Faulkner and their children Bradley, Shealee and Ellary, Sheldon (Jennifer) Faulkner and their children Noah and Jaeden, Dan (Jesse) Faulkner and their children Jakob and Dylan, and Steve Faulkner (Shulla Muth).She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert G. Faulkner; son, Brad Faulkner; and daughter-in-law, Cindy Faulkner.Private family services are to be held Tuesday, March 14, 2017.Memorial contributions may be made to Suncrest Hospice in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 702 13th St., Greeley, Colo. 80631. Friends and family may visit http://www.allnutt.com to leave condolences for the family.Henry William PoosMarch 19, 1928-March 3, 2017Age: 88Residence: WindsorHenry William Poos born March 19, 1928, at home in Scott City, Kan., to Henry and Pauline (Fix) Poos, died at home March 3, 2017. He was a child of the Dust Bowl and the Depression, and he rode a horse to a one-room schoolhouse. He grew up on the plains of eastern Colorado. Through hard work and self-discipline he graduated from Colorado A&M, (now Colorado State University) and entered into the U.S. Air Force. He advanced to the rank of colonel, and retired a Cold War Warrior. He was first stationed in Phalsburg, France, where he met and married Maria (Molly) Whelley on Dec. 29, 1956. They raised six children. After he retired to Windsor in 1976, he worked for and received his master's degree in industrial arts from Colorado State University.He is survived by his daughters, Veronica (Nike) Rovero of Windsor and Elizabeth Pon... http://www.greeleytribune.com/news/obituaries/tributes-for-march-12-8/
Staff at Royer's Flowers knee deep in roses - York DispatchTuesday, February 21, 2017
Buy PhotoDiane Wissler builds some of the more than 400 dozen rose bouquets at Royer's Flowers & Gifts, 2555 Eastern Blvd., in preparation for Valentines Day, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2017. John A. Pavoncello photo(Photo: The York Dispatch)Buy PhotoValentine's Day means roses, lots of roses, for the employees of Royer's Flowers & Gifts.The florist, based in Lebanon County, received a half-million roses and carnations for Valentine’s Day to be turned into thousands of arrangements and bouquets.Show ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideAt the store at 2555 Eastern Blvd. in Springettsbury Township, the staff is creating more than 400 arrangements and bouquets of a dozen roses each in preparation for Tuesday's holiday of love. Customers ordering bouquets who choose delivery for Monday will receive a coupon for a dozen free roses in March.Roses and other flowers will be available in store locations throughout the day on Valentine's Day.CLOSE Staff at Royer's Flowers & Gifts on Eastern Blvd. are knee deep in roses as they prepare for Valentines Day. Read or Share this story: http://www.yorkdispatch.com/story/news/2017/02/09/staff-royers-flowers-knee-deep-roses/977166... http://www.yorkdispatch.com/story/news/2017/02/09/staff-royers-flowers-knee-deep-roses/97716674/
16 Perfect Mother's Day Flower Bouquets to Buy Right Now Photos ... - GQ MagazineMonday, May 07, 2018
There’s a reason every woman in New York declares peonies, the classic garden bloom, her favorite—they're big, bold, and beautiful. Plus, they're hard to come by—May and June are the only months they grow (hence, peony season).The Bouqs "Clio"Buy Now$56The BouqsA percentage of the proceeds from this wild and free sunflower blend benefits No Kid Hungry, which provides at least 500,000 meals to children in need every year.The Bouqs Hello SunshineBuy Now$52The BouqsThis bright and sunny mix of orange roses, yellow snapdragons, and pink Gerbera daisies is a showstopper.1-800-Flowers "Francesca"Buy Now$551-800-Flowers This delicate gardenia bouquet will last way past Mother’s Day brunch. Maybe even all the way to Father's Day.1-800-Flowers Graceful GardeniaBuy Now$451-800-Flowers Named after Persephone, the Greek goddess of spring, this peach and blush arrangement proves roses don’t have to feel trite.UrbanStems "The Persephone"Buy Now$65UrbanStemsHailing from Thailand, this exotic orch...
The Best Bespoke Mother's Day Gifts From Female-Owned Brands - ForbesTuesday, May 01, 2018
Sky Ting Yoga has an amazing lineup of yoga retreats this year, from Nicaragua to the south of Italy. Can't afford that? The company's New York studios have great drop-in classes and workshops for all levels (or laughs). The studio spaces are light, airy and welcoming for an afternoon together.">Mother's Day is in two weeks, which means if you can jump on gifting now, you can ensure something amazing arrives. Beyond just default flowers, here are some of my favorite things for Mom that are from women own and operated businesses. Most items are available same day in New York City, and can be shipped or delivered nationwide within a few days, some even are available internationally in just the same speed.First up is a href="https://milkbarstore.com/" target="_blank...
How to save on wedding flowers - The Business TimesTuesday, May 01, 2018
NEW YORK] When Nathalie Guedes and her husband, Christopher Zardoya, were planning their wedding at 501 Union in Brooklyn, New York, they knew they wanted flowers - and lots of them. "We're both from Miami, so we're used to tropical plants and flowers everywhere," she said. Still, they didn't want to spend too much money. Centrepieces and bouquets are often thrown away after the night ends, and as architects, they believe strongly in sustainability."Weddings can be so wasteful, so we tried to reuse as much as we could," said Ms Guedes, who budgeted US$2,000 for florals. She and her husband used discarded squares of marble from finished architectural projects to make decorative table number plaques and seating number assignments. Then Ms Guedes discovered Bloomerent, a company that finds ways for brides and grooms to share wedding flowers. "We loved that our flowers would have a second life," she said. And, of course, they saved cash.MY FLOWERS ARE NOW YOUR FLOWERS Here's how it works: ...
Glen Ellen floral designer incorporating wildfire debris in 'spectacular' farewell piece - Santa Rosa Press DemocratTuesday, May 01, 2018
San Francisco. She later worked with his mother, owner of Flaxx Floral Design in The City, traveling to locales such as Miami, Mexico, the Bahamas, New York City and Washington, D.C. to create floral designs for high-end “destination weddings.”Designing for Bouquets to Art has provided Drengson with a new challenge and opportunity for creativity — year after year. She doesn’t have to collaborate with clients but does have strict rules to adhere to working in the state-of-the-art museum. http://www.pressdemocrat.com/news/8077362-181/glen-ellen-floral-designer-facing