Garden club to attend Purple Painted Lady Festival

Garden club to attend Purple Painted Lady Festival Macedon Garden Club will participate in the Purple Painted Lady Festival from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 23 at 845 Yellow Mills Road, Palmyra. The club will sell fall chrysanthemums along the main walkway. Volunteers can help shoppers carry the flowers to their car. Proceeds will Read More …

The Motown Mansion is holding an estate sale

The Motown Mansion is holding an estate sale Own a piece of Motown One of the most notable estates in Boston-Edison and Detroit will be selling history in October. Sold earlier this month for $1.65 million, 918 West Boston Boulevard—commonly known as the Motown Mansion—will be opening its doors for an estate sale with a worldwide audience. The sale Read More …

1927 World Series ring up for auction

Two pieces of famous Babe Ruth memorabilia are likely to fetch more than a million dollars at auction this week — and now their famous owner has been revealed. It’s actor and noted baseball fan Charlie Sheen, who is selling two Ruth artifacts: His 1927 World Series ring and an original copy of the sales Read More …

Force is strong in this Star Wars auction

BOSTON (AP) — Die-hard Star Wars fans will need to rely on more than the force if they want to bid on an R2-D2 droid that appeared in several of the franchise’s movies. A couple million dollars might also help. Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber, Darth Vader’s helmet and shoulder armor, as well as imperial and rebel Read More …

Library Board Approves Auction Agreement To Sell Art Collection

Sotheby’s of New York has been approved once again by the James Prendergast Board of Trustees to handle the auction of oil paintings purchased by funding left by Mary Prendergast’s will. On Thursday, the library board unanimously approved a resolution cosigning the bulk of the art collection to Sotheby’s. After the meeting, R. Thomas Rankin, Read More …