The Advertiser-Tribunehttp://www.advertiser-tribune.com/page/category.detail/nav/5105/Lifeen-usMon, 22 Dec 2014 12:06:06 EDTMon, 22 Dec 2014 12:06:06 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssFlowering plants are low-maintenance Christmas giftshttp://www.advertiser-tribune.com/page/content.detail/id/576148.htmlWhen Santa brings a flowering plant down the chimney at Christmas, sometimes the care instructions fall off into the ashes, and you may find yourself the owner of a poinsettia, azalea, cyclamen, kalanchoe, amaryllis or Christmas cactus without a...Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTBagpiper to give local showshttp://www.advertiser-tribune.com/page/content.detail/id/576088.htmlFirst Presbyterian Church, 96 S. Monroe St., is to host a concert by bagpiper Andrew Bova at 2 p.m. Sunday. Bova also is to play for the church's morning worship at 10:30 a.m.. The afternoon concert is free. A freewill offering is to be take.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTSleigh rides offered at Hayes sitehttp://www.advertiser-tribune.com/page/content.detail/id/576089.htmlFREMONT Christmas conjures images of frosty air, evergreen boughs, sparkling lights and horse-drawn sleighs. The Hayes Presidential Center brings those images to life with its Sleigh Rides through Spiegel Grove.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTChristmas in the Village on taphttp://www.advertiser-tribune.com/page/content.detail/id/576090.htmlBELLEVUE - Historic Lyme Village is to be open 1-9 p.m. Dec. 27 and 1-5 p.m. Dec. 28 for Christmas in the Village. At the visitor center, see Janet Dundore's collection of nativity scenes.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTMusical entertainmenthttp://www.advertiser-tribune.com/page/content.detail/id/576091.htmlPHOTOS SUBMITTED Nick Davenport (shown) and Tapestry are two of the performers coming to Friday Night Live at The National Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The Peter Ford Trio rounds out the lineup. Tickets are $10 and are available in the lobby.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT