• September 24, 2016

Home Improvement

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Put A Great New Face On Your Fireplace

(NAPSI)—Here’s a hot tip from decorating experts: A small change can have a big effect on the look of a room.

Pet Central

pets

Having a pet is a lot of responsibility, and we’ll help by giving you lots of tips and tricks! More >>

Fitness

Fitness

Our fitness articles will help teach you how to work out with gym- and home-based exercises. More >>

Crosswords

Crosswords

Enjoy the crosswords challenge in our free daily puzzles, from the harder Sunday crossword to the quicker daily. More >>

Sudoku

Sudoku

Every Sudoku has a unique solution that can be reached logically. Enter numbers into the blank spaces so that each row, column and 3x3 box contains the numbers 1 to 9. More >>




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Friday 09/23/2016
Seven Safety Tips For Protecting Your Child
Updated: September 24, 2016 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, some 70,000 children under age 5 are injured every year by common household products and toys—but yours don’t have to be among them.

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Thursday 09/22/2016
Conserve energy and save money this fall by weatherizing your home with these easy tips
Updated: September 24, 2016 - 2:31 am

(BPT) - Cooler seasonal temperatures can have an impact on not only your home, but also your wallet. Along with adjusting your thermostat as the cooler weather embraces much of the country, weatherizing your home also has a direct impact on the amount of energy required to maintain a comfortable temperature indoors. Follow these five easy DIY home weatherizing tips to increase your home's energy efficiency and lower the utility bill each month.

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Wednesday 09/21/2016
Is Your Christmas Tree Up to the Task?
Updated: September 21, 2016 - 2:30 pm

(NewsUSA) - Sponsored News - Ensure that your holiday lighting dreams come true with brightly lit bulbs on your trees, wreaths and other holiday decorations. Plan ahead to save time, reduce aggravation, and eliminate disappointment.

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Tuesday 09/20/2016
How to Store Your Warm Weather Gear for Winter Hibernation
Updated: September 20, 2016 - 2:30 pm

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Four Tips On Getting A Second Home
Updated: September 21, 2016 - 2:31 am

(NAPSI)—With home values rising, mortgage rates low and rental demand strong, purchasing a second home may seem like a good investment.

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Monday 09/19/2016
Is Your Money Going Up the Chimney? How to Make Your Fireplace More Efficient
Updated: September 19, 2016 - 2:31 am

(StatePoint) Nothing beats gathering around the fire in winter. Unfortunately, a wood-burning fireplace could be a major source of energy loss in your home, sending your utility bills sky high.

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5 Smart Strategies to Settle an Estate 
Updated: September 19, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) When a parent passes away, it’s usually left to their offspring to manage and disperse the remaining estate. In the wake of such a loss, emotions can run high, and the sheer amount of paperwork can quickly become overwhelming.

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4 Easy, Inexpensive Ways to Block Light
Updated: September 19, 2016 - 2:31 am

(Family Features) Although ample natural light is a feature many homeowners desire, there are plenty of reasons to manage the light streaming into your home. Whether you simply crave a different aesthetic or you’re working to correct a matter such as limited privacy or filtering damaging rays, there are various approaches you can take to block light around your home.

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Car crashes into Killeen elementary school
Posted: September 24, 2016

The Killeen Police Department responded to a call of a car crashing into Sugar Loaf Elementary School late Friday night.

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Section of Rancier Avenue in Killeen to close next week
Posted: September 23, 2016

Eastbound lanes of Rancier Avenue, between 10th Street and 18th Street in Killeen, will be closed weekdays, beginning Monday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for about two weeks.

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