| Apr 17, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Just because gasoline prices now hover around $4 per gallon in the Catonsville area doesn't mean that Tom Medicus has started thinking about ways to cut costs.
It's practically ingrained in the Catonsville florist's DNA.
The Hilton Flower Shop had...
| Jul 3, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Alan Morstein of Regi's sends this dispatch from the Waverly Market. Here's Alan. LVIf you have ketchup and mustard then you're ready for one-stop shopping at the Waverly Market. For the big barbeque weekend, plenty of choices. Just arrived today:......
| Apr 18, 2010
| 4:22 AM
The price of salmon is going the way of volcanic ash -- up, up, up -- and the reason is the Icelandic eruption. That's according to Alan Morstein of Regi's American Bistro, who writes:"The volcano in Iceland does not only......
| Feb 13, 2010
| 4:22 AM
I've been thinking about the whole idea of the governor's extending Valentine's Day so it will be Valentine's Week. Could it really make any difference? The scenario would go like this:Husband: I know I forgot to get reservations for Sunday......
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Valley Flower, Garden and Pool Show visitors poured into the Agri-Plex at the Allentown Fairgrounds Saturday and readily talked about springing forward, but they meant switching seasons rather than turning clocks ahead.
"I'm very tried of seeing all...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Although the National Retail Federation hasn't released its predictions for spending on Valentine's Day this year, shoppers usually spend about $130 on their sweetheart, the retail industry organization says.
Candy, flowers and jewelry top the list of...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Once upon a time, purchasing flowers for Valentine's Day meant a trip to the neighborhood florist, where a shopper would pick out a dozen roses to be delivered to a loved one.
Several years and multiple startups later, our shopping habits have changed--...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:49 AM
(The author is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.)
(Reuters) - If anyone knows a thing or two about buying roses, it's John Sullivan, a man who's given his wife Sally roses on every Valentine's Day for more than 40 years....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:02 AM
By Mitch Lipka
Feb 6 (Reuters) - If anyone knows a thing or two about
buying roses, it's John Sullivan, a man who's given his wife
Sally roses on every Valentine's Day for more than 40 years.
Sullivan, 68, a buyer's real estate agent from Cheverly,...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 9:02 AM
Planning when you have your wedding may save you more than buying a dress on sale or cutting back on flowers. It could save you thousands of dollars.
That's no small matter, considering weddings cost an average of $30,821 in Boca Raton -- nearly 20...
| Apr 19, 2010
Couples spent an average of $2,093 on wedding flowers last year, according to weddingchannel.com. Flowers that were, no doubt, lovely. But $2,000 can get you a lot these days. (Round-trip airfare for two to Hawaii, for starters.) And flowers —...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 10:23 AM
What is the newest and fastest growing trend in the multi-billion dollar per year wedding industry? Why going "green" of course. What does going "green" mean. It means that you can have organic or locally grown food, you can be whisked away in a hybrid...