"Last year was the first year we planted," said John Pappas, a former Utica alderman who spearheads the project. "It was kind of a smaller garden. This year it's a larger garden. It's a big, beautiful garden. We've taken quite a bit of produce out of there."
Teixeira, 30, of Chelsea, bound and stabbed 38-year-old Dr. Lina Bolanos and 49-year-old Dr. Richard Field in their home on May 5, prosecutor John Pappas said in summarizing details of the case.