The yard awaits, readers. Time to do my weekly penance for owning a home. Enjoy your morning Sift.
A- Coconut Grove Grapevine explains that Groveites are holding vigils for trees that recently cut down by the county.
B- Restaurant Gal misses a one-of-a-kind server.
You may not remember your mediocre meal, but you likely will never forget “that server” who pampered you without ever crossing the lines of uncomfortable familiarity and forced cheerfulness, who deftly presented your entrees and cleared your appetizers with a smoothness that cannot be trained, who made you forget that you were in a dining room full of other guests because this server gave you 100 percent of his attention even as other guests demanded 100 percent of him for themselves.C- Go Hydrology! is still vacationing in Europe but you get the feeling he's almost ready to head home.
D- Random Pixels describes how one story has been picked up and processed by the local media over the course of a couple weeks.