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When in Drought — Check Us Out!

While you may not be able to save the entire state’s water supply, there are plenty of ways to be a conservation hero in your own home. Just a few changes to your routine can have an impact on your water usage, saving money on your utility bills and helping the environment. Share your water saving tips with us!

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Celebrate Independence Day by shopping at your local independent Retailers!

This summer, celebrate your independence by supporting your local independent retailers! With community support, these businesses can continue to thrive and provide a level of service and a selection of specialty products big box retailers just can’t match. Local businesses also help add a sense of community and that “small-town” feel we can all appreciate. Supporting local stores puts in more money directly into the community it serves, where chain retailers send the majority of their money back to their headquarters or elsewhere. Without a tie directly to the area they serve, large retailers don’t feel the need to support the area around them. With …

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National Safety Month Tips

June is National Safety Month, and that means it’s a great time to make the changes and repairs around your home that have been overlooked or forgotten. Create a safe environment for your entire family in just a day’s work and sleep soundly knowing you’ve taken steps to ensure the protection of your loved ones. ·         Keep outdoor walkways in good condition, free from debris and clutter. Leaves can become slick in rain, so clearing them from paths and driveways can prevent a fall. Picking up toys, sticks, and rocks can also help prevent trips and falls. Also check for cracks and holes large enough …

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