May 2021

Verdant View

Verdant View Welcome to Verdant View, your monthly column for everything “green” at Lakeside. In this monthly addition to El Ojo Del Lago publication, I will take you through Lakeside’s three cyclical seasons, highlighting gardening topics such as: What grows where and when Cutter ants; Love ‘em or Leave ‘em Native Plants of the area …

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Venustiano Carranza

Venustiano Carranza By David Ellison   Venustiano Carranza, a wealthy landowner, was the most conservative of revolutionaries after Porfirio Díaz’ long regime. Nonetheless, he would inadvertently enable a constitutional transformation that not even his liberal allies-turned-opponents could have imagined.  Carranza was tall, impressive, even imposing, but lacked both humor and charm. Still, he believed that …

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