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Education-Careers
 

Abstinence education gets an ‘A’ from parents

Melvella Bryant was delighted when her 12-year-old daughter said she wanted to wait until marriage to have sex. But Bryant is concerned the seventh-grader may hear a different message at her public school. “I want my daug...
 
Home Improvement
 

Getting your home ready for the hosting season

– Some might call the fall and winter months the holiday season, but it could just as easily be known as the hosting season. It’s the time of year when cooking for crowds and welcoming friends and family for celebra...

 
Senior Living
 

Important decisions for retirees and near-retirees

The years immediately preceding retirement, and the first couple of years of actual retirement, are a critical time for individuals. After carefully planning and diligently saving for retirement most of their lives, individuals...
 
Real Estate
 

Tips for incorporating your old garage door into your home’s interior design

– Garage door replacement has become one of the most popular home improvement projects because of its high return on investment (ROI). In fact, Remodeling Magazine’s recent annual Cost vs. Value Report ranks garage ...
 
Pets
 

How to keep your pets healthy and happy all winter long

Dry skin, winter weight gain and the common cold – humans aren’t the only ones to struggle with winter woes. Cold weather can affect our pets’ health, too. While you can put in some extra time on the treadmill...