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Disorganized remotes? Seven creative answers
Remote controls, designed to make life easier and more convenient, have become so numerous in many homes that keeping track of them is a challenge all its own. There are often separate remotes for the TV, DVD player, cable box and sound system. And if you’ve got a more sophisticated set-up, or ha...
By Katherine Roth The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Small is sometimes better in the vegetable world
Truman Capote famously told friends that the very wealthy eat better vegetables — tiny ones. So there’s another plus for gardening: It’s easier to eat the way the super-rich do. Not that smaller is always better in the world of vegetables. A cucumber picked undersize does not taste better tha...
By Lee Reich The Associated Press FULL STORY
Open and shut case: Choosing and hanging shutters
Although glass and screens have eliminated the practical need for shutters, they’re still popular for decoration. “They add another layer of thoughtful detailing to a house,” says Ted Cleary, a landscape architect in Charlotte, N.C. But to get the right look, you still have to consider functi...
By Melissa Kosseler Dutton The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
This Day in History
In 1783, Latin American revolutionary Simon Bolivar was born in Caracas, Venezuela. In 1862, Martin Van Buren, the eighth president of the United States, and the first to have been born a U.S. citizen, died at age 79 in Kinderhook, New York, the town where he was born in 1782. In 1866, Tennessee b...
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Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Are you willing to report your neighbors if they waste water?

Yes, it's the right thing to do
I would probably just go talk to them
No way, snitches get stitches
Not sure

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
  
 
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