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How Green Is Your Grill?

Memorial Day is often considered to be the beginning of summer. And summer means grilling! Grilling is a great …

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Cooking Together as a Family

Nothing brings families closer together through a busy work and school days than gathering in the kitchen to cook …

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Slow Cooker Tips and Tricks!

Slow cookers are great kitchen appliance to help make cooking meals convenient for busy on-the-go families. You can make …

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FREE Radon Test Kits

Following up on his article from earlier this month, Marcus McFarland, Union County Family & Consumer Sciences Agent has …

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Keep Your Homes Safe From Radon!

January was National Radon Action Month. “But, Why is Radon Action Month important?”, you might ask. According to the North …

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Food Safety

With the Thanksgiving Holiday this week, we are thinking of family, food, and football. Another item to consider is …

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