Value News Articles–July 2010

Look Stunning This Summer

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

During the warm summer months, less is more – people are eating lighter, dressing in less clothing and wearing less makeup.

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Cash for When You’re Sick or Hurt

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Professional Services | Issue: July 2010

It’s known as “the company that pays you cash when you are sick or hurt”: American Family Life Assurance Company, better known as Aflac.Associate Mike Kirk explain…

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Help Wanted

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

Not many people would respond to an ad like this: Help Wanted! Hard work. Long hours. Low pay.

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Feel Permanently Good About Yourself

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

Anderson Dental Arts in Broken Arrow is now offering one more reason to smile.

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Fireworks for Fundraising

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

This Independence Day, if you’re looking to celebrate with a fireworks show of your own, Big Blast Fireworks promises to save you money and help you support a local nonprofit group.

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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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A Biker’s Paradise

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

When Bill Ewerling took early retirement from a Tulsa-based oil company, he decided he enjoyed meeting people and working so much that he could not yet convince himself to retire.

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Life and Health ­Insurance Specialist

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Professional Services | Issue: July 2010

Robert W. (Bob) Clark is an independent contractor specializing in life and health insurance.

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50,000 Square Feet of Fireworks

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

If you’re having family and friends over to celebrate the Fourth of July, here are a few essentials you’ll need: a grill for barbecuing, lots of food and beverages, sunscreen, and of course fireworks!

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Tulsa BBQ Challenge

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

Jonah White is a fun-loving eight-year-old with a smile that will melt your heart. In 2006, he was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma, a cancer of the bone.

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Candidate’s Goal to Build Upon High Standards

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Special Interest | Issue: July 2010

With the retirement of incumbent Melissa Anderson this year, Rogers County will seek to fill its county assessor seat in November.

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High-Tech Care, Hometown Comfort

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

When you are in need of surgery, Claremore Surgeons is a hometown option worth your consideration.

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Career for Fitness Enthusiasts

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Education | Issue: July 2010

Do you love being active and have a passion for fitness? Maybe you’ve recently been laid off or are unhappy with your chosen profession, and are considering a career in the fitness industry.

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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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How Is Your Quality of Life?

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

Thirty years ago when he was 24, Benny Brumley of Skiatook broke his leg, and his doctors said he would most likely develop arthritis in his knee.

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Muscling In On the Bodybuilding Scene

By: Ashley Connor | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: July 2010

Steve Dibbins of Owasso is a certified personal trainer who coaches clients daily on how to lose weight, get in shape and lead a healthy life.

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Like-New ­Cabinets in a Day

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

“Is it really true I don’t have to take anything out of my cupboards?” That’s one of the most common questions Gleam Guard owner Tracy Booth hears.

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Hairstylist Who Loves Her Job

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

For as long as she can remember, Joy Moyer has loved doing hair. “When I was a teenager, I would always have fun fixing my friends’ hair.

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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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Young Study ­Participants Needed

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: July 2010

Ever wonder why some kids can cope with stress and anxiety, while others simply “lose it”?Dr. Ruben Alvarez, Assistant Professor at Laureate Institute for Brain Rese…

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Companions for the Elderly

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Professional Services | Issue: July 2010

Eliza is a sweet elderly lady. She stays active and still loves to cook, but she suffers from short-term memory loss.

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Don’t Miss the Rolling Firearms Showroom

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

Medlock Firearms opened on Collinsville’s historic Main Street just over five years ago, and owners Jason and Becky Medlock are in the mood to celebrate with great dea…

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Hear the Art of Harping

By: Kasey Littlefield | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

The Midwest Harp Academy announces their 2010 Midwest Harp Festival week of concerts in July.

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Botanical Beauty at Its Best

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

Seven miles northwest of downtown Tulsa, 160 acres of Osage Hills prairie and forest are destined to become one of America’s premier botanical gardens.

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Growing Field of Barbers

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Education | Issue: July 2010

Tulsa, Oklahoma has not had a barber college in 18 years – until recently. Oklahoma Technical College’s newest addition is a program that teaches students the art of barbering.

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Make Berry Picking a Summer Tradition

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

Imagine this scene: birds are singing, bobwhite quail are whistling, and the neatly mown grass leads to row after row of blackberry bushes awaiting harvest in the morning sun.

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Life’s a Peach in Porter

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

Imagine biting into a juicy, delicious peach – heavenly, right? If you love the sweet taste of fresh peaches, then downtown Porter, Oklahoma is the place to be this July 15th through the 17th.

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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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Give Your All in Worship

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

This summer, Owasso’s Presence Theater Church is celebrating its second anniversary, and they invite you to take part in their festivities and their unique approach to worship.

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Slow and Steady Wins the Race

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

On your mark, get set, go!

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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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Early Detection of Oral Cancer

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: July 2010

When one hears the words “early detection” today, they will automatically think of cancer.

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Tulsa Herb Society Welcomes Crescent Dragonwagon

By: Tina Lynn | Category: Other | Issue: July 2010

The Tulsa Herb Society welcomes Crescent Dragonwagon to Tulsa, specifically to the Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria Ave., on July 12 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Crescent…

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You Can’t Afford Cheap Investment Advice

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Professional Services | Issue: July 2010

Waterstone Private Wealth Management is owned by principal Melanie Hasty-Grant and wealth manager Ken Grant, who offer securities and advisory services through LPL Finan…

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Wild Brew to Benefit Sutton Avian Research Center

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: July 2010

Wild Brew, on Saturday, July 31, is your chance to sample dozens of tasty beers, enjoy some delicious food, and support the preservation and protection of Oklahoma’s n…

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