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  • No Rosie the Robot, but technology in the home is continuing to evolve

    BY LINDA NAVARRO linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Published: Sat, Sep 6, 2014

    There was laughter and perhaps some wishful thinking 50 years ago when George Jetson and his family whizzed around in a personal spacecraft, had a robot doing housework and were served breakfast from an automatic short-order machine. How far have we come, Lowe's wondered, and how...

  • Home and Garden calendar Sept. 6, 2014

    By CARLOTTA oLSON -
    Published: Sat, Sep 6, 2014

    HOME AND GARDEN CALENDAR Saturday Family Fun Cornhole Tournament - To benefit Abundant Harvest, a nonprofit organization dedicated to sustainable farming and community empowerment, 11 a.m., Abundant Harvest Aquaponics Greenhouse, 9355 Peaceful Valley Road, $40 per team of two....

  • Lower temperatures have decreased tomato yield, increased green fruit

    By teresa j. farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 3, 2014

    You can't knock the enjoyable summer we've had this year. But the lower temperatures have delayed the tomato season by about two weeks and left many of us with plants that are festooned with green, golf ball-size fruit. "Yes, it seems that many of us are noticing a decreased yield in...

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