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Frumpy Middle-Aged Mom: What do parents want for Christmas?

Frumpy Middle-Aged Mom: What do parents want for Christmas?

December 26th, 2013 1:15 pm by Marla Jo Fisher

What about Mom and Dad? If they could sit on Santa’s lap and make a wish, what would it be? They have simpler wants. I have categorized them for you, based on the age of the child.

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Hot Topics: 3 real life, real people money resolutions

Hot Topics: 3 real life, real people money resolutions

December 26th, 2013 1:07 pm by Paula Sirois

Face it, we’re all going to overspend during the holidays. Just accept it and move on. But this year, when New Year’s Day strikes be prepared to answer the proverbial question about your New Year’s resolutions.

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Family Meals Matter: Appetizing

Family Meals Matter: Appetizing

December 26th, 2013 12:58 pm by Staff Report

Choosing several appetizer-size portions to share with a salad in place of one large entrée is a healthy eating strategy for dining out. So why not use the same strategy at home?

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Letters to Santa

Letters to Santa

December 24th, 2013 12:50 pm by Staff Report

Times-News sources at the North Pole have shared some of the letters written to Santa from local children.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - The Beauty of Santa

Eric Myers' Man of the House - The Beauty of Santa

December 24th, 2013 8:04 am by Eric Myers

The Christmas season is just fun and there are a lot of contributing factors - the excitement of picking out a tree (if you're a tree person) or the fun of decorating your house, but, nothing beats the anticipation of Santa.

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7 board games perfect for holiday gatherings

7 board games perfect for holiday gatherings

December 23rd, 2013 2:10 pm by Amy Bertrand and Jody Mitori

Put the phone down this holiday season while you are gathered with your family. No iPad, Nintendo DS or any other device. Yes, great games are to be found on those, but where is the family bonding?

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Jefferson students collecting  money to help build well in Africa

Jefferson students collecting money to help build well in Africa

December 21st, 2013 11:50 pm by Nick Shepherd

KINGSPORT — Students at Jefferson Elementary School in Kingsport want to change the world. Every 19 seconds, a child dies from lack of clean drinking water or from developing diseases associated with drinking dirty water.

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Gate City Middle students raise money to aid typhoon victims

Gate City Middle students raise money to aid typhoon victims

December 21st, 2013 9:01 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — The category 5 storm packed winds of 195 mph when it hit the coast of the Philippines in early November. The storm, which was the deadliest ever to hit the island nation, caused approximately $5.8 billion in damage and killed 6,128 people.

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Recalls this week: utensils, infant carriers

Recalls this week: utensils, infant carriers

December 20th, 2013 4:23 pm by The Associated Press

A line of children's eating utensils that can pose a choking hazard to infants, along with infant carriers that can fail, are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include jackets, Christmas trees, and chargers.

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Best Bets for local entertainment

Best Bets for local entertainment

December 20th, 2013 7:42 am by Staff Report

A glance at some of the entertainment options coming up this weekend.

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