Archive: February, 2014

Stritesky’s Flower Shop

News from Roanoke Times: Stritesky’s Flower Shop – Trusted, High-Quality Florist in Roanoke Stritesky’s Flower Shop offers beautiful, fresh flower arrangements in Roanoke, VA. Our expert florists create the perfect gifts to suit any special occasion. Stritesky’s Flower Shop also offers quick and easy floral delivery around Roanoke. Need flowers delivered across the country? Our [...]

Continue reading...

Lifelong florist holds a one-of-a-kind treasure

News from Mineral Wells Index: By TYLER MASK Nearly 10 years ago, Penny Wells, owner of Penny’s Flower Shop in Mineral Wells and Mineral Wells native, received one of the greatest gifts of her life. Wells’ Mother, Loyce Berry, spent years preparing this special gift. When Berry began experiencing the early phases of Alzheimer’s, she [...]

Continue reading...

Florist to be featured speaker at YWCA luncheon

News from Dayton Daily News: Joanie Shields of Joanie’s Floral Design, will be the featured speaker for the March 12 YWCA Monthly Luncheon Series. The free program begins at 11 a.m. with a noon luncheon to follow. Shields, a Piqua native, will share tips and ideas on decorating and sprucing up the house for spring. [...]

Continue reading...

Valley florist fears religious freedom bill will deter customers

News from AZFamily: by Erika Flores Bio | Email | Follow: @ErikaFloresTV azfamily.com Posted on February 23, 2014 at 3:06 PM Updated today at 3:20 PM PHOENIX — Valley florist Amanda Johnson said a bill that would allow Arizona business owners to refuse service to gay people for religious reasons should be vetoed for the [...]

Continue reading...

Flowers, especially roses, are Valentine’s gift of choice from men

News from The Jersey Journal: Flowers are emblematic to Valentine’s Day – and what better way to express your sentiments to your significant other than with a bundle of roses? Among traditional gifts, most men will give flowers, according to a national survey by Wist (www.getwist.com). Valentine’s Day continues to be one of the busiest [...]

Continue reading...

Rockford’s Broadway Florist has new home, owners

News from Rockford Register Star: By Melissa WestphalRockford Register Star Rockford Register Star By Melissa Westphal Rockford Register Star Posted Feb. 21, 2014 @ 1:30 pmUpdated at Feb 21, 2014 at 1:40 PM ……………. continues on Rockford Register Star >>> Read the full article ============================== Related News:

Continue reading...

Flower delivery services: You may not get what you pay for

News from Today.com: Rossen Reports Jeff Rossen and Josh Davis Feb. 7, 2014 at 7:24 AM ET Facebook Share on Facebook >>> Read the full article ============================== Suggested Item:

Continue reading...

Area florist donates flowers not sold during winter storm

News from WECT-TV6: A total of 108 arrangements were donated. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) –  Those at Julia’s Florist said they lost a lot of Valentine’s Day business because of the recent winter storm.   Instead of throwing away the flowers that weren’t sold, or just letting them die at the shop,     [...]

Continue reading...

Perfect storm for florists: Valentine’s Day amid big snowfall lead to bouquet bust

News from Washington Post: On the disastrous day before Valentine’s Day, Tracy Callahan waded into the knee-high snow with a shovel and tried to free the flowers. “We don’t make money unless the trucks are moving,” Callahan said, chipping away at the frozen wall surrounding the delivery van parked next to Bethesda Florist. A Valentine’s [...]

Continue reading...

Get a taste of spring at the Northwest Flower & Garden Show

News from The Seattle Times: Originally published February 6, 2014 at 2:22 PM | Page modified February 7, 2014 at 10:45 AM Never mind the chilly weather, spring has arrived at the Northwest Flower & Garden Show through Sunday, Feb. 9, at the Washington State Convention Center. Gardeners eagerly await the show each year, and [...]

Continue reading...
Page 1 of 212