Value News Articles–December 2010

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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Quick Beauty Fixes for the Holidays

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: December 2010

The holiday season is in full swing. The next month or so will be a busy one – you’re sure to have plenty of office parties, family get-togethers and other soirées on the agenda.

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For Unto Y’all

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

Here’s a great deal – dinner, theater, fun music, and the telling of the ageless story of Jesus’ birth in an unusual kind of setting.

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Book Lovers, Join The Bookies

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Other | Issue: December 2010

Reading is often perceived as a lonely hobby, an adventure one must embark upon alone.

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Shape Your Body

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: December 2010

Is it possible to drop two to three dress sizes in 10 minutes, without surgery, exercise, machines, pills or dieting?

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Free Branson-Style Christmas Show

By: Value News | Category: Other | Issue: December 2010

It’ll be an afternoon full of music, humor, dance and a few surprises when the Broken Arrow Arts and Humanities Council presents “A Time For Christmas,” a free Bra…

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Parade of Trees Tour and Silent Auction

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

If you’re looking for a fun, festive and cost-free way to get into the holiday spirit, you’re in luck.

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Coming Home to Cascia for Christmas

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

Every December, Cascia Hall hosts its annual Cascia Christmas Walk, a fundraiser in which a few volunteer families open their homes to the public after the homes are bea…

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Two of the Most Spectacular Lighting Displays in the State

By: John Owen | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

The largest free display of holiday spirit in Northeast Oklahoma can be found in Muskogee.

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CheeZies Offers Quality and Value

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Restaurants | Issue: December 2010

CheeZies Pizza has a really simple philosophy – a good pizza for a good price. CheeZies at 20 E. 141st St. in Glenpool specializes in low price carryout pizza.

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A Holiday Miracle

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

Some would call it a holiday miracle. Against all odds, three young lives that appeared doomed have blossomed.

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Take a Realistic Nativity Tour

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

Christview Christian Church presents the 12th annual Bethlehem Walk to the Tulsa community December 2-5 at their campus at 2525 S. Garnett.

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Transforming Houses Into Homes

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Home Interior Retail | Issue: December 2010

Doug and Suzanne Wright bought their south Tulsa home almost a year ago, and until August, the walls were essentially bare.

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New Knee, New Life

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: December 2010

Michael Heiderscheit of Pryor, Oklahoma has experienced his knee locking up for about 30 years. “I used to play a lot of baseball, and broke my ankle several times.

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Next Best Thing to Santa’s Workshop

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: December 2010

Are you ready for a peek into what Santa’s workshop may look like? Then search no further than Emily’s Playhouse in Claremore’s Ne-Mar Shopping Center.

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Buy Boots Made for Walking

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Retail | Issue: December 2010

In 1966, Nancy Sinatra recorded what would become a number one hit and a pop classic to be re-recorded by later artists: “These Boots Are Made for Walkin’.” Though…

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Whole House Makeover for the Holidays

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Other | Issue: December 2010

“I’ve been thinking about calling you for a long time.” Nearly every day, Gleam Guard owner Tracy Booth gets such a call.

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Glenpool Kicks Off 20th Annual Holiday Festivities

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Other | Issue: December 2010

The Glenpool Chamber of Commerce has announced the 20th annual Holiday Festivities schedule of events.

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Grigsby’s Has Your Floor Covered

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: December 2010

Grigsby’s Carpet, Tile & Rug Gallery has served northeastern Oklahoma for more than 50 years, offering only the finest quality floor covering products and honest, dependable craftsmanship.

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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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Celebrate Cajun Style

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Restaurants | Issue: December 2010

Celebrate the holidays Cajun style with a mouth-watering ­turducken, deboned poultry, or other fine meat from Hebert’s Specialty Meats, 2101 E. 71st St.

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Christmas Décor, Gifts and More

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: December 2010

Christmas has returned to J & J Pharmacy and Gifts — and so have Mark Roberts Collectibles.

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Jewelry Is a People Business

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Retail | Issue: December 2010

After 16 years in Broken Arrow and 10 years at the current location, J. David Jewelry is still going strong, providing quality jewelry selections to customers in Broken …

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Alternative to the Gas Pump

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Automotive | Issue: December 2010

According to Mark Sprowls, sales consultant at Joe Marina Honda, the Honda Civic GX just might be Honda’s best-kept secret.

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Fantastic Figures and Healthier Bodies

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: December 2010

After Lotti Magdaleno retired, she wanted to take it easy – spend time with her family, maybe take up fishing. But soon a business opportunity arrived that she simply couldn’t pass up.

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Discover the Joy and Magic of Dolls

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Retail | Issue: December 2010

Nestled in the heart of downtown Claremore is a magical place filled with fairy tale princesses, adorable babies, cuddly teddy bears and high-fashion models – everything a girl loves!

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New Treatment Strenthens Hair

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: December 2010

Long before Claremore native Natalie Rock ever graduated high school, she wanted to cut hair. But after high school, she did what she thought she ought to and enrolled in college.

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Gifts Galore at The Nut House

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Restaurants | Issue: December 2010

Most of us have lots of people who improve our daily lives and make us smile on a regular basis – our hairdressers, garbage collectors, mail and newspaper carriers, ba…

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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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Saving Limbs, Saving Lives

By: Mary Bransford | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: December 2010

The Interventional Radiology (IR) Department at OSU Medical Center is saving limbs and lives.

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Pets Love the Holidays Too

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Pets | Issue: December 2010

Pet Stop owners Sara and David Wilson have served the needs of Owasso pet owners for over 14 years.

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Oh, Deer!

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Automotive | Issue: December 2010

As the days grow short and darkness comes early, Green Country drivers face more danger from vehicle-deer accidents on Oklahoma roads.

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When It Pours, RainTech Reigns

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: December 2010

Freddie Watkins is the owner of RainTech Gutter Solutions. The company specializes in multiple styles of guttering and gutter protection products.

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Sights and Sounds of Christmas Parade

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: December 2010

Get ready for an evening of gorgeous Christmas lights, fun floats and exciting performances in downtown Sapulpa!

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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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Cadillac Treatment at a Chevy Dealership

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Automotive | Issue: December 2010

Suburban Chevrolet of Claremore is locally owned and has served northeastern Oklahoma residents for 49 years.

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Receive Your Healthcare Benefits for the Year

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: December 2010

Doctors Dirk and Lanita Thomas, of the Thomas Dental & Eye Care offices in Owasso, are pleased to provide big-city care with small-town service.

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Be a Mentor, Change a Life

By: Liz Rogers | Category: Other | Issue: December 2010

Could you spare one hour a month to make a difference in the life of a child? If the answer is “yes,” read on. Volunteers for Youth needs 50 mentors, both men and women, for its new e-PAL Program.

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