BrightView to Help MLB Bring "Field of Dreams" to Life
Major League Baseball and BrightView will build it, and the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees will come for the MLB at Field of Dreams game on Aug. 13, 2020. The temporary, 8,000-seat stadium will be located at the Dyersville farm in Iowa, where the iconic movie was filmed.
Three Little Known Facts About Poinsettias
It’s time for a pointed conversation about poinsettias. As you begin to deck the halls with the ubiquitous holiday plant, you might be surprised to learn the poinsettia is shrouded in misconceptions. For example, did you know the poinsettia’s flower is actually the clustered yellow buds at the center, not the colored leafy parts (which are called bracts)? That’s just the tip of the iceberg. Get ready for some fascinating and festive facts that will help you make the right decisions for your property’s holiday décor, or at least enhance your cocktail party conversation.
Chicago’s Iconic Holiday Tree Comes to Light Thanks to BrightView
Strung with more than 40,000 lights and topped with a brightly lit star, the winning tree met the contest criteria of standing at least 55-feet tall, coming from a community within 100 miles of Chicago, and is either a fir or blue spruce.
Your 2019-2020 Winter Forecast
Bundle up, folks. This season will be a snowy one. While last year’s weather was eventful, there was more variability—alternating between rain, ice and snow. This year, forecasters are predicting less variety, anticipating a sustained cold that could make snow more prevalent.
BrightView Partners with United Way and COPT to Create Playground for Children of Teen Parents
BrightView Mid-Atlantic recently celebrated the grand opening of a new playground at the Ben Center in Baltimore, MD. Partnering with Corporate Office Properties Trust (COPT) and Plano Coudon, BrightView employees donated their services and materials to help create a new outdoor play area.