Bob Jensen

Calling all quilt, history and fiction lovers to Homestead

Quilt, history, and women’s fiction lovers are invited to the Historic Homestead Town Hall Museum for a fun afternoon on Saturday, Nov. 22. The museum began a fundraising raffle in September for a beautiful, queen-size quilt that incorporates images taken from historic 1940s and 1950s linen postcards by the well-known …

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Isabelle Krome put South Dade horticulture on map worldwide

Isabelle Krome was an incredible South Miami-Dade County pioneer woman who put Homestead and Redland on the map for horticulturalists all over the world. Isabelle married a talented young Florida East Coast Railway construction engineer, William J. Krome; became the mother of his children, and then a world-renowned horticulturalist after …

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