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The Gutter Boys can repair your gutters and cover them, too

After the heavy snows in late February, those of us who failed to plow our driveways discovered that the snow had turned to ice. My own driveway became what can only be described as a glacier. My car got stuck on three different occasions, and I had to walk to the mailbox like a flat-footed, little old lady to avoid falling and breaking a...

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Professional power washing: Here’s how to get a clean that’s effective...and safe

After a long, hard winter, the technicians at Pristine Clean are already back on the job power washing siding, concrete and roofs throughout Northeast Ohio. “It’s gone from ice to nice,” says company founder Ken Wilson. “It’s good to be back out there. Over the winter we invested in six new trucks—bringing our fleet to a total...

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Get your rear in gear

If you’re like the rest of the people in the world, chances are good that over the past year your activity level has slowed down—way down. Couple that with the past few months of frigid weather, and time spent sitting has likely escalated. Some people sit for a living—driving or planted stationary in an office chair—so...

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Make sure your plan offers the benefits you need

With SummaCare’s new Family On-Demand program with Papa, help is just a phone call away. SummaCare Medicare Advantage members have access to Papa Pals who can provide such services as light housekeeping, grocery shopping, technology training and companionship to alleviate the loneliness that many of us are experiencing during the Covid-19...

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The history of making wine

Early history of African Americans first mentioned vineyard workers for Thomas Jefferson who had hoped to produce wines similar to the French style that he loved. “There is little additional history of African Americans in the growing of grapes or the winemaking process until 1997, when New Orleans native Iris Rideau started her vineyard in...

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