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Art Circles

Posted on Apr 27 2016 in Features, For Youth

‘All my life’s a circle …,” the late singer/songwriter Harry Chapin used to leave his audiences singing. “The season’s spinnin’ round again, the years keep rollin’ by …” As the calendar pages of 2017 begin turning, the names of student winners in the recently completed cooperative student art contest or the schools from where they… Continue reading.

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Ageless technology

Posted on Apr 01 2016 in Energy Now, Smart Choices

By Becky Billingsley As the body grows less nimble, technology can make many tasks easier for seniors, from caregiving to living life more independently. KITCHEN SAFETY UNCANNY Older hands will appreciate the light touch needed to operate the ergonomic lever on the Hamilton Beach 76606Z Smooth Touch Can Opener. Its side-cutting system leaves a smooth… Continue reading.

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Mobile apps help users organize recipes, plan meals

Posted on Apr 01 2016 in Food

By planning meals ahead of time, you can eat healthier food and save time and money at the grocery store. The challenge can seem daunting, though. Planning menus days in advance, grocery shopping in bulk and preparing multiple dinners in one day are no easy tasks at first. But by developing an organized system and… Continue reading.

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Diagnosis not good for damaged trees

Posted on Apr 27 2016 in Ask Rosie, Outdoors

Our beautiful yellow “butterfly” magnolia tree is losing bark at the base area of tree. I was desperate and sprayed it, but the damage appears to be spreading up the tree. Can you please tell us what is damaging this tree? — Edward Laughlin, Holland, Ind. It is difficult to determine the initial cause of… Continue reading.

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Art Circles

Posted on Apr 27 2016 in Features, For Youth

‘All my life’s a circle …,” the late singer/songwriter Harry Chapin used to leave his audiences singing. “The season’s spinnin’ round again, the years keep rollin’ by …” As the calendar pages of 2017 begin turning, the names of student winners in the recently completed cooperative student art contest or the schools from where they… Continue reading.

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