Flowers can turn an ordinary yard into an oasis, but did you know they can spruce up culinary dishes as well? There are a great variety of edible flowers, including most edible herb
The public is invited to attend a Neighborhood Watch Meeting for Area #2 on Wednesday, April 11th at 6:30 p.m. at the Covington Police Department. – 609 N. Columbia St. Follow these topics:
The swallowtail butterfly is common in various parts of North America, mainly found in the south and east in the United States. With a wingspan of 4-6 inches, it is the largest butterfly
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The City of Covington is now eligible to advance to the State competition, with judging to take place on Wednesday, May 9, at 8 a.m. All are encouraged to keep up the cleaning
Local Artists Participate in “A Taste of Covington” Last week was the beginning of a busy spring for Downtown Covington. The first annual “Taste of Covington” was a success, one feature being the
There are many beneficial herbs that grow wild across the US. One of the most common of them is dandelion. Dandelions are originally from Europe, but they have established themselves worldwide in meadows,
Polychrotidae: a family of lizards known as anoles Anoles are small and common lizards that can be found throughout the southeastern United States, the Caribbean, and various other regions of the Western world.
“Free Style” featured the works of local Northshore fashion designers including 1980 boudoir, Trapped in Time Designs, These Aren’t Your Grandmother’s Pearls, and the Factory Bead Shop. Make-up artists, photographers and stylist were
When planning your garden, placement of certain plants should be taken into account. Permanent locations must be picked out for plants with a longer life-span, such as asparagus, horseradish or ginger. Herbs are
When you enter Rosemary’s Closet, a smile is a sure sign of appreciation. The shop is filled with fun, quality vintage clothing and accessories for both men and women. You’ll find everything from
The CBA Works For Your Business – The CBA is a non-profit organization representing and advancing the interests of local business. The goal of the association is to encourage local shopping in Historic
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One of the most popular North American birds, the Blue Jay’s habitat spans over all of eastern US and partially into Canada. They can be found primarily in oak and pine forests, and
The Chapel of Christ Episcopal Church was built in late 1846 by Jonathan Arthur of London. He designed the church along the lines of the Georgian churches found in England and the colonies.
Windowboxes will brighten windows and homes all year. The spring displays may contain dwarf evergreen shrubs, miniature conifers, variegated ivies and bulbous plants. Summer windowboxes are packed with colorful bedding plants. Winter displays
The St. Tammany Humane Society 1. Before going to the Humane Society for a new dog or cat, you should have an idea of what type of new pet you are looking for.
The “Cleanest City Contest” is still underway. Keep up the cleaning efforts and consult the Covington Garden Club’s Beautification Checklist. This Saturday there will be a Community Clean-up between 9 a.m. and 11
The Covington Food Bank serves in-need families in the tri-parish area of St. Tammany, Tangipahoa and Washington. An average of 20% of the people who reside in these parishes live in poverty. The