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Public Safety: Put a lid on cooking fires

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Public Safety: Put a lid on cooking fires

By Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue Cooking is one of the leading causes of home fires and fire injuries. Last year, approximately one-third of the residential fires that Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue responded to, began in a kitchen. TVF&R crews encourage you to minimize your risk of a fire by organizing a safe kitchen […]

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Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: TOP TIER fuel, the only way to go

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: TOP TIER fuel, the only way to go

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello loyal Beaverton Readers! Thank you again to all of you who have called and emailed. I appreciate your feedback and questions. I have had a number of calls and emails about vehicles running poorly. While there are many common reasons for this, one easily overlooked cause could be […]

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(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Meet Riley Merrill, Hard work reaps Nintendo rewards

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Meet Riley Merrill, Hard work reaps Nintendo rewards

By Dirkse CC Team We all remember our first day of work – the nerves, uncertainties, and anxieties of new beginnings. If this was the case for Riley Merrill, it certainly didn’t show. Riley entered his first day at Tualatin Hills Parks & Recreation District’s Howard M. Terpenning Complex like a pro and hasn’t looked […]

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Health & Happiness: Eating on a budget? How healthier meals could actually save you money

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Eating on a budget? How healthier meals could actually save you money

By Aloha Curves/Jenny Craig If you’re like many Americans living in today’s busy world, you may have developed an all-too-familiar habit of eating out, whether you opt for fast food, restaurant meals or takeout. After a long day at work and tending to your never-ending to-do list, it’s hard to argue with the convenience of […]

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Health & Happiness: Sugarplum Blues

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Sugarplum Blues

By Jennifer Means Every year as the holidays approach, my mind drifts to thoughts of cookies, warm sweet drinks, yummy stews and thick chewy breads. I start seeing all those pretty treats on the covers of magazines in the grocery store check-out lines. And then Halloween sets the stage—one little candy bar—and it’s all downhill […]

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Affordable Care Act, open enrollment is here! Don’t miss out!

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Affordable Care Act, open enrollment is here! Don’t miss out!

By Christopher Levesque During this past year, I received calls from individuals wanting to purchase health insurance. When I explain you can only purchase a “qualified” health plan during the open enrollment period, November 1st through December 15th, they are surprised. The exception is if you have had a qualifying event, example; losing an employer […]

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Health & Happiness: Seasonal Safety

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Seasonal Safety

By Dr. Bryen Bell The winter holidays are one of the most anticipated times of the year, but with high stress and changes in weather, they can also be a time of increased risk. Here are a few ways to stay safe this season: Travel safety: The National Safety Council reports that auto fatalities spike […]

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Senior Living: The Caregiver’s Bill of Rights

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Senior Living: The Caregiver’s Bill of Rights

By Rhonda Kay Leonard Family caregivers are the backbone of support in a care recipient’s life. Caring for oneself is vitally important for family members, who may be tempted to put their own needs last. Just as flight attendants direct passengers to place oxygen masks over their own noses before helping fellow passengers, experts remind […]

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Health & Happiness: Giving Thanks

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Giving Thanks

By Camille Keith In November, the US observes Thanksgiving. For many people this means a long weekend, and having dinner with family and friends. Remember that this holiday is also about giving thanks. Practicing gratitude has been shown to help increase life satisfaction. It’s important to acknowledge the good things in our lives, instead of […]

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Business Spotlight: Core Realtors

| November 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: Core Realtors

By Dave Hiller Core Realtors is a locally owned real estate brokerage and property management firm located in Raleigh Hills. Chris Johnson, the owner, is a working broker and a property manager licensed in the State of Oregon. With nearly 30 years’ experience in real estate sales and investment property ownership, he started Core Realtors […]

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