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Back-to-School Shopping Tips From the FTC

Back-to-School Shopping Tips From the FTC

Back-to-School Shopping Tips From the FTC From crayons to clothing and computers, it’s back-to-school shopping time! Before you head to the mall or go online, the FTC has some tips to help you get the most for your money. Get the teacher-approved list. Many teachers have lists of items they want their students to have.… Keep Reading

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Offshore Wind Energy

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Offshore Wind Energy

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Offshore Wind Energy 10. Offshore Wind Resources Are Abundant: The Energy Department estimates offshore wind could produce more than the combined generating capacity of all U.S. electric power plants if all of the resources in state and federal waters were developed. 9. Offshore Wind Turbines Can Be Extremely Tall:… Keep Reading

Your kid's backpack probably weighs too much

Your kid’s backpack probably weighs too much

Your kid’s backpack probably weighs too much HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) — Joanna Ownbey is a well-adjusted fifth grader. Chiropractic care helps keep her back in alignment, but the new school year threatens that. “I don’t think a majority of people realize how heavy their backpacks are,” said Jennifer Hensley of Well-Adjusted Chiropractic in Hendersonville….. Click here… Keep Reading

WNC BIG SWEEP RIVER CLEAN UP

WNC BIG SWEEP RIVER CLEAN UP

WNC BIG SWEEP RIVER CLEAN UP Join the City of Hendersonville for the 32nd Annual WNC Big Sweep River Clean Up. This event, taking place on September 21, is the area’s largest single-day river, stream and roadside cleanup involving local governments and organizations from across the region. The City of Hendersonville will be focusing efforts… Keep Reading

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week Your favorite peak summer produce — tomatoes, corn, peppers, melons, peaches, blackberries, beans, okra, eggplant — is still filling the tables at farmers tailgate markets. We have a month or two more to enjoy these items. But there are hints of seasonal change in the air. Figs are a… Keep Reading

DMV Offers Tips for Peak Season

DMV Offers Tips for Peak Season

DMV Offers Tips for Peak Season The agency experienced its busiest period of 2018 during the last two weeks of August. As a result, DMV implemented improvements to help combat the impact of this year’s summer peak season. These improvements include express driver license services, extended hours and the opening of the state’s largest office… Keep Reading

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