In our current trend of warming temperatures, we are seeing plants in local gardens that would not have been planted in the past. Planting varieties in areas that are borderline cold hardy can add something “new,” but it does require some thought on placement.

Nancy and Robert Van Hoven celebrated their 50th anniversary on April 10 with a trip to Cancun, Mexico, and then a private event with friends and family at Malaga Springs Winery.

WENATCHEE — The Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance (GWATA) has officially changed its name to NCW Tech Alliance.

Wenatchee — The Wenatchee River Institute is teaming up with the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center as part of the Museum’s Environmental Film and Lecture series to sponsor the presentation of the documentary “Promised Land” 7 p.m. Tuesday.

We’ve all heard that “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” And though it may be true that senior citizens do get set in their ways sometimes, I’m not convinced that they can’t keep learning and growing, often faster than some of the middle-agers.

OMAK — The Associated Students of Wenatchee Valley College at Omak presents “haʔntíxʷ iʔ‿tmxʷúlaʔxʷ uł niʕ̓íp txt̓ntsis — Respect the Earth and She will Always Take Care of You” — with Dr. Jeannette Armstrong as part of the Earth Day celebration on Tuesday, April 20.

LEAVENWORTH — The Chelan County drop-off brush site in Leavenworth, at the corner of East Leavenworth and Icicle roads, will open this Friday.

WENATCHEE — In a galaxy not so far away, children’s jaws dropped as they gazed at Lego spaceships. “I love all the Star Wars things,” said 7-year-old Beau Montoya while at Saturday’s Nick’s Bricks event inside Pybus Public Market.

Jim and Helen McGarvin of East Wenatchee recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary during a family vacation to Maui and Oahu.

The Master Gardener Foundation’s annual plant sale was one of many casualties we experienced during the pandemic last year. While still following COVID protocols in 2021, Master Gardeners are growing plants for an online sale this year. While we will miss escorting our customers through the …

We have all been held hostage by the coronavirus pandemic in one way or another. Some contracted the virus, some had their business closed, some essential workers were overworked, some had to safely isolate themselves for over a year, some couldn’t visit with family and friends. It’s been to…

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