New Program Provides Green Jobs For Former Inmates In Phila.The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society's LandCare program has cleaned and greened 8,000 vacant lots.
Pop-Up GardensPop-up gardens are more than just pretty, restful, calming improvements to the neighborhood...they’re also full of fun things to do.
A Spring Fling At Meadowbrook FarmThis Saturday, May 2nd, you can explore Meadowbrook Farm and learn a thing or two to better your own garden.
Donate To A Gardening Non-ProfitIf you can manage it, why not make a donation to your favorite garden non-profit group? There may be a benefit to both you and the non-profit!
Despite Weather, Flower Show Will Always Be a Pre-Spring Event, Officials SayDrew Becher, president of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, says attendance the first few days of the show is exceeding expectations, so he doesn't think weather is a factor.
Don't Just See The Flower Show - Work ItThe Flower Show is coming up at the end of the month - so there's still time to volunteer, and get a behind-the-scenes peek for your efforts.
What's Cooking on 1060: Philanthropic Burgers, Flower Show Beer Garden, and Super Bowl Food TipsHadas reports this week on a new burger stand in Reading Terminal Market with a charitable mission, a pop-up beer garden coming to center city Philadelphia in conjunction with the Flower Show, and tips for what to serve at your Super Bowl party.
Pretty Poinsettia Has Historical Tie To PhiladelphiaPoinsettias are originally from Mexico, but their popularity here has a Philly connection.
Drug Giant GSK Hands Out $360,000 To Help Improve Community Health Glaxo Smith Kline gave nine $40,000 "Impact Award" grants to nonprofit groups that work to create healthier communities through education, food resources, shared spaces, and more.
PHS Festival Aims To Help Gardeners Keep Their Plants Growing In FallThe Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is helping gardeners make the transition from summer to fall.
What's Cooking on 1060: Garden Fest, Reading Terminal Update & A High-End Food TruckA fall festival, some new happenings at the Reading Terminal Market and a Four Seasons travelling food truck.
PHS Fall Festival A Bounty Of Family FunThe Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Fall Festival, this Saturday at the Navy Yard, offers seasonal fun for the whole family.