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Check Off Your List All at Once

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: December 2013

Have you ever noticed that some people just seem to be more organized when it comes to the holidays?

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Give the Gift of a Healthy Glow

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: December 2013

The holidays are right around the corner – office parties, family gatherings, and special nights out on the town fill your calendar.

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Changes at Children’s Orchard

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: November 2013

Life is filled with twists and turns and, sometimes, ­unexpected course ­corrections. Just when we think we are on a path to stay, suddenly we find ourselves in unchartered territory.

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Mind, Body and Soul Balance

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: November 2013

Bringing balance to the body, mind and soul for each ­person who walks through her door may seem like a lofty goal to achieve.

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Fall Fun for Everyone

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2013

There is just something about fall that encourages outdoor activities and a desire to get back to basics.

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Owasso Can Hardly Wheat for Harvest Festival

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2013

Outdoor activities and the cool, fall weather go hand in hand.

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Go Team!

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: September 2013

“Let’s Go, Pokes!” “Boomer Sooner!” “Go Rams!” The cheers have already begun across Oklahoma!

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Paint Any Surface with No Prep

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: September 2013

Sheila Giannelli knows how to face a challenge head on and come out on top.

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Sushi Bar Discovers the Perfect Recipe for Success

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: August 2013

Few times in your life a situation presents itself for which there are no words.

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Back-to-School Shopping Without Straining Your Budget

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: August 2013

Being a mom at back-to-school time can be so stressful.

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Nutritional Supplements Can Give You an Edge

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: July 2013

Doesn’t it seem as though there is a pill or a quick fix for anything you desire these days? This is especially true when it comes to the weight loss and the fitness industry.

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Preventative Maintenance for Your Carpet

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: June 2013

Everyone is used to having ­preventative maintenance done on their car. We schedule preventative care appointments with our dentist.

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Our Family Taking Care of Yours

By: Susan Erler | Category: Pets | Issue: May 2013

Nothing is more important than the health of your family ­members, and that includes your four-legged family members too.

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Honoring Legacy by Continuing Tradition

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: May 2013

Many traditions come and go these days. In fact, traditions seem to last only a short time before they fall to the wayside due to lack of interest or lack of support.

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Quality Health Care that Costs Less

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: May 2013

When was the last time you left a doctor’s visit and felt like you mattered?

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Find that Special Something

By: Susan Erler | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: May 2013

April showers bring May ­flowers, but the month of May also brings many special ­occasions, each a gift-giving opportunity for loved ones and close friends.

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Old-Fashioned Customer Service

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: May 2013

Located off the main roads in Owasso is an unassuming small building that many drive by every day, never realizing that inside those walls lies an ­impressive ­collect…

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Legacy of Healing

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: April 2013

Many know by now that Dr. Wanda Harris, beloved friend, physician and healer, recently passed away.

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Spring Cleaning and Earning

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: April 2013

Are you overwhelmed with the clutter of toys, outgrown sports equipment, old movies, and piles of your children’s clothing that don’t fit any longer?

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Staying Home on Weekends Is Nutty

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: April 2013

You’ve been there before: it’s Saturday morning and the kids are anxious to get out and do something fun, but you have no idea where you can take them. And in this economy, cost is always a concern.

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Make Your Memories Into Art

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: April 2013

Life moves along at a dizzying pace. Major events happen to all of us and if we don’t take the time to document them, it is easy to forget all the important details.

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Superior Patient Care in Your Own Backyard

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: March 2013

They are your neighbors, their children attend school with yours, they shop at the same places you do – they are the ­radiologists and staff at Advance Imaging. Located at 1110 W. Will Rogers Blvd.

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You Won’t Believe Your Eyes

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: March 2013

Walking through the doors of Advanced Vision Center & Eyewear Boutique, located at 860 S. Lynn Riggs Blvd., you may wonder if you are in the right place.

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It’s Time to Draw a Line in the Sand

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: March 2013

These days, fitness centers can be seen all over, each trying to get your attention with hopes of gaining you as a member.

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Get Glowing

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: March 2013

Cold temperatures mixed with overcast, cloudy days and lots of time spent indoors will all soon be a thing of the past.

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Halloween on the High Seas

By: Susan Erler | Category: Special Interest | Issue: October 2011

Halloween has never been this fun, innovative and original! Just one step into the entry of the Oklahoma Aquarium, and you will think you have been ­transported to another world.

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Excellence in Patient Care

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: July 2011

No one ever wants to hear that they need to have surgery, much less knee replacement surgery. It can be scary and overwhelming.

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Summer Camp for Young Artists

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2011

With summer now in full swing, parents are faced with an unending selection of camp opportunities for their children. Each camp offers different choices and focuses on different activities.

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Spend Your Summer Acting Out

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: July 2011

Summertime doesn’t need to be an endless barrage of mindless activities.

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Seven Years and Going Strong

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: July 2011

The Scrapbook Store is ­celebrating seven years in business, and it looks as if they will have many more years to come of serving their customers.

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Live Your Life Pain Free

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: July 2011

Millions of Americans wake up each day and face debilitating back pain. In fact, back and neck pain are the number one ­complaints in North America, affecting 80 percent of us at one time or another.

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Educating Children Is Top Priority

By: Susan Erler | Category: Education | Issue: June 2011

Providing a quality learning ­environment for your children while you are at work is the goal of many facilities.

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10 Years of Hogs 'N Hot Rods

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: June 2011

Polish those chrome accessories and rev up those engines! It’s time for Collinsville’s signature event, Hogs ‘N Hot Rods!

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Lilac Festival Back and Better than Ever

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: May 2011

A sure sign that spring has arrived and summer is right around the corner is the return of the Claremore Lilac Festival, the finale in a week full of activities for Destination Claremore.

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Pamper Mom with Spa-Like Gym

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: May 2011

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, think of giving the gift of health and fitness as well as quiet time, tanning, and super fun fitness classes like Zumba!

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A Camp Like No Other

By: Susan Erler | Category: Special Interest | Issue: April 2011

It’s hard to believe, but now is the time to start thinking about activities to keep your children busy and engaged during the upcoming summer months.

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Local Manager Named One of the Best

By: Susan Erler | Category: Restaurants | Issue: April 2011

One local Owasso restaurant is proud to have one of the “best of the best” in their employ. McDonald’s General Manager Shannon McDonald was recently named a winner of the prestigious Ray Kroc Award.

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Find the Cure for Your Gardening Fever

By: Susan Erler | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: April 2011

Gardening fever has grown to epidemic proportions!

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Good Guys Still Finish First

By: Susan Erler | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: April 2011

Sometimes the good guys still finish first, and you won’t find a nicer guy than Steve Rainwater, owner of Steve’s Restoration Painting.

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No More Excuses

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: March 2011

Yes, yes, we know.

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Get Your Summer Glow Now

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: March 2011

As the days grow longer and the temperatures rise, spring fever is sure to set in, along with the temptation to show off a little skin.

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Spruce Up Your Home for Spring

By: Susan Erler | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: March 2011

Spring is the perfect time to start thinking of ways to perk up your home.

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Superior Customer Care

By: Susan Erler | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: February 2011

If it seems as if most companies these days fall into the “here today, gone tomorrow” category, you would be right.

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A Healthy Balance Means a Healthier You

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: February 2011

While many are thinking of beginning a new weight management program, Dr. Wanda Harris, owner of The Herbal Lady, encourages everyone to focus on more than just weight loss – focus on your health.

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Charm Your Loved One

By: Susan Erler | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: February 2011

February 14 is Valentine’s Day – a day for romantics to shower loved ones with affection and gifts.

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A Cut Above Lives Up to Name

By: Susan Erler | Category: Pets | Issue: December 2010

As any pet owner will attest, your pets always make their way into your heart, and before you know it, they are members of the family. No one seems to know exactly when or how it happens, but it does.

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Unique Gift Treasures

By: Susan Erler | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: December 2010

If you are looking for some truly different and unique gift items, don’t waste your time traipsing through the mall and the big box stores.

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Discover the True Meaning of Christmas

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

Finding the real meaning of the holiday season can be hard to do.

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Pain-Free Living Is a Possibility

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: December 2010

For anyone who has experienced a pulled muscle or a pinched nerve, you know how painful it can be. Small tasks suddenly seem monumental, and just getting through each day becomes a struggle.

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Frozen Fun Creates Family Moments

By: Susan Erler | Category: Restaurants | Issue: November 2010

A new business has opened in Claremore and looks to give customers so many tasty combinations, you may never be able to decide which your favorite is.

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Turkey Trot for Tots

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2010

Sometimes you never know how meeting someone can change the course of your life. In an instance, you hear their story and suddenly, you are moved to help, to make a difference.

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Pride of Owasso Returning to Roses Parade

By: Susan Erler | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: November 2010

For most groups, an invitation to perform on the international stage is something that they dream of, but it never actually becomes a reality.

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Scrapbooking Fun for Everyone

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: November 2010

Americans are always looking for the best of everything, and that includes a good deal.

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Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice

By: Susan Erler | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: November 2010

“Sugar and spice and everything nice” is much more than what little girls are made of. It’s this year’s Christmas theme for Surceé in Owasso.

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Fly In for a Day of Fun

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

What do you do when you feel as though there is never anything new to do?

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Halloween on the High Seas

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

Halloween has never been this fun, innovative and original! Just one step into the entry of the Oklahoma Aquarium, and you will think you have been transported to another world.

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Holiday Boutique – A Taste of Fabulous

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: October 2010

Holiday shopping has never been easier! The lovely ladies at the Rogers County United Way have assembled the best of the best when it comes to fabulous shopping ideas and one-of-a-kind great buys!

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Ghosts, Goblins and Treats

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

Trick or treating is one of the most widely recognized and enjoyed Halloween traditions. It is hard to decide which is the best part of the activity.

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Dri-Rite Does Carpet Cleaning Right

By: Susan Erler | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: September 2010

How many times have you stepped over that stain in the middle of your floor?

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Friends Helping Friends

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: September 2010

Just Between Friends is the nation’s leading children’s and maternity consignment sales event, and Owasso is about to experience the annual fall sale.

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Free Family Fun for 96 Years

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: September 2010

The year 1914 was a busy one.

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A Chocolate Affair

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: September 2010

Nothing tastes as good as chocolate – sweet, decadent, rich and sinfully delicious! Chocolate is one of life’s greatest pleasures.

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Fall Fun at Surceé Open House

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: September 2010

It’s time for Surceé’s annual Fall Open House, and this year is set to be even bigger and better than before.

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Accent Your Body

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: September 2010

From lotions to creams to high-tech devices and medical procedures, it seems as though there are countless methods for people to get younger looking skin.

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Fit For Her Challenge Winners

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: August 2010

“I want to lose weight, eat healthier, look better and feel better.” Most of us have said these words at some point in our lives. But, how do we do it?

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Local Businessman Not Your Typical Politician

By: Susan Erler | Category: Special Interest | Issue: July 2010

A registered Republican, Blake Lewis is ready to stave off retirement and hopefully begin a new career as Rogers County Commissioner District 1.

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To Remodel or Not to Remodel?

By: Susan Erler | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: July 2010

It comes as no surprise that today’s economy has certainly changed trends in society.

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A Man of His Word

By: Susan Erler | Category: Special Interest | Issue: July 2010

Rogers County residents have some tough choices to make very soon. The race for District 1 County Commissioner is in full swing, with several candidates hoping to be the voter’s choice.

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From Poland, with Love

By: Susan Erler | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: July 2010

Looking for something unique yet functional? Something beautiful yet durable? Something that looks like it could be a family heirloom yet is able to stand up to the microwave?

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Tradition Never Goes Out of Style

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: July 2010

They have an image. Call it a preconceived notion shoppers have even before they step foot inside the door. Expectations are high, and customers want to have those expectations met.

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Job of Assessor Not Always Popular

By: Susan Erler | Category: Special Interest | Issue: July 2010

Over 45,000 parcels of property – each needs to be evaluated and assessed at its fair market value, and that is the task that faces your local county assessor.

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Six Years of Scrapbooking Excellence

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: July 2010

Jerri Ann Currey is excited to share this milestone with her favorite people: her customers.

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Get Into Your Groove and Move

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: June 2010

When was the last time you got an amazing workout and actually enjoyed doing it?

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To Remodel or Not to Remodel?

By: Susan Erler | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: June 2010

It comes as no surprise that today’s economy has certainly changed trends in society.

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Enjoy Nature’s Bounty

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: June 2010

Getting back to the basics has become very “in” lately. More and more people are trying to eat healthier, choose organic products, and take better care of our environment.

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Garden Ideas for Your Backyard

By: Susan Erler | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: June 2010

They say that imitation is the greatest form of flattery.

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Fine Art Created with Wood

By: Susan Erler | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: June 2010

Who ever said that fine art has to be created by pretentious materials? Sometimes the best art is not only inspired by nature, but can be fashioned from materials that come from nature too.

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Get Into Your Groove and Move

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: May 2010

When was the last time you got an amazing workout and actually enjoyed doing it?

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Boots and BBQ

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: May 2010

Put on your Wranglers, dust off your Stetsons and get your taste buds prepared for some of the best barbeque this side of the Red River!

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Sampling, Snacking and Sharing Encouraged

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: May 2010

We have all done it. We browse through our favorite store, eyeing a new product that looks interesting, think about adding it to our basket, and then walk away without purchasing the item.

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Trail Days

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: May 2010

Attention all cowboys, cowgirls and everyone else! It’s that time of the year again!

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Solve a Murder and Help the Red Cross

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: May 2010

The scene is set. It is the operating room in a small doctor’s clinic. Inside the clinic lurks a horrific scene: the doctor, the nurse and the patient are all dead – murdered!

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Jog With Us in June

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: May 2010

June is a great month for an afternoon picnic. It is also a great month to barbeque with friends and family, take a long walk in the park and enjoy ice cream with your closest friend.

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Festival Honors Claremore Tradition

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: April 2010

Believe it or not, there are still some people who don’t know that Lynn Riggs, one of Claremore’s favorite sons, wrote the original story “Green Grows the Lilacs,

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Every Day is a Celebration at Party Depot

By: Susan Erler | Category: Retail | Issue: April 2010

What do these things have in common – a tiki hut, Mickey Mouse, Harley Davidson and wedding stationery? Give up? These are just a few of the fun items you will find at Party Depot in Owasso.

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Greek Beverage Newest Addition to McDonald’s Lineup

By: Susan Erler | Category: Restaurants | Issue: March 2010

It started with a cup of coffee, and now the McDonald’s venture into the beverage business has yielded yet another winner on the menu.

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Treating Your Pets Like Family

By: Susan Erler | Category: Pets | Issue: February 2010

As any dog or cat owner will confess, your pet is your “baby.” They become members of your family, and you worry about them just like you would your own child.

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Flowers Mean More at Art in Bloom

By: Susan Erler | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: February 2010

What would the most romantic and heartfelt day of the year be without flowers? Flowers convey the sender’s innermost feelings, so choosing the perfect arrangement can be confusing and stressful.

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New Year, New You Fitness Challenge

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: February 2010

Many New Year’s resolutions include things like ‘get healthy, exercise more, lose weight, take better care of myself.’ But resolutions can be tough to stick to –…

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Candida: The Hidden Menace

By: Susan Erler | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: February 2010

A healthy mind and body is your most valuable asset. Striving to achieve this healthy lifestyle can be difficult but may be accomplished by keeping everything in balance.

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Annual Luncheon Sells Out Once Again

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: February 2010

The ceremonial passing of the gavel from one leader to the next is a long-time tradition for the Owasso Chamber of Commerce.

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Broadway Comes to Owasso

By: Susan Erler | Category: Other | Issue: February 2010

A young maiden called Cinderella, a conflicted boy named Jack, Jack’s mother, the giant Jack upsets, a childless baker and his wife, Rapunzel, a couple of princes, a w…

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Get Wild at Heart for Valentine’s Day

By: Susan Erler | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: February 2010

Everything is perfect. A four course meal, jazz music plays in the background, a glass of wine to complement dinner, and as you gaze into your sweetheart’s eyes you see…penguins?

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