Value News Articles–October 2008

Prepare for Winter

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2008

Winter is coming, and right now, before it gets too cold, it’s the perfect time to make sure both your furnace and home are ready.

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A Main Event

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Other | Issue: October 2008

Celebrate Oklahoma’s finest art, wine and jazz music as downtown Jenks presents the 5th annual Art on Main, Saturday, October 11 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.Join more than 8…

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Bargain Hunting Bliss

By: Christy Means-Smith | Category: Retail | Issue: October 2008

In the heart of Broken Arrow, off the beaten path of retail stores, lies a unique consignment shop filled with inexpensive, quality merchandise just waiting to be discovered.

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Soak Your Stress Away

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2008

Derrick Lockwood took the helm of Bath 911 in January of this year.

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Shoppers and Crafters Wanted

By: Christy Means-Smith | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

One of the longest running local crafts shows happens right here in Bixby, Oklahoma.

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Donations Needed for New Playground

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

Some people see only a plat of weeds just north of the Bixby North 5th/6th Grade Center.

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Over 30 Years of Clean Sweeps

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2008

David Harris began his Black Hat Chimney Sweep business in 1977.

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Halloween at the Castle

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

Now’s the time to get into the spooky spirit of Halloween, so pack up the family for a short 35-minute drive from Tulsa to the Castle of Muskogee, where you can expect…

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Chick-fil-A Night at Owasso Stadium

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

Chick-fil-A in Owasso would like to invite the community out for a special evening of football, food and fun on Friday, October 24 as the Owasso Rams take on the Choctaw Yellowjackets.

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Don’t Miss the Chocolate Affair

By: Christy Means-Smith | Category: Other | Issue: October 2008

One of the most popular, frequently craved delicacies in the world is chocolate.

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Crazy for Crafts Fest is Coming Soon

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

Though it seems too soon to think about, the holidays are practically at our doorstep.

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Witches Night Out October 23

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Retail | Issue: October 2008

It’s that time again; Halloween is just a few weeks away, and harvest celebrations and Thanksgiving will soon follow.

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Roll in Style

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2008

Fall is the most pleasant season of the year to many, especially if you enjoy the great outdoors, campfires, the beautiful colors, cooler weather, traveling and camping.

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Old World Style, New Age Technique

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2008

DecoPierre is a new company that has recently opened its Tulsa doors and is now taking orders for products that truly offer old world style using a new age technique.

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Buy Direct and Save

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Home Interior Retail | Issue: October 2008

“Last year, DirectBuy members purchased over a billion dollars’ worth of merchandise at cost,” says Dave Berry, owner of Tulsa’s DirectBuy.

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Don’t Run Through Pain

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: October 2008

Fall is a favorite season for many distance runners and is often the time of year they are training for an event, such as the Tulsa Run or the Route 66 marathon or half-marathon.

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Caring, Cutting-Edge Dentistry

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: October 2008

If you’re looking for reputable dentists who really care, Drake and Voto Family & Cosmetic Dentistry is the right place.

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Energy-Efficient Windows and Siding

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2008

With a lifetime of experience in the home improvement industry, Jim Evans recently opened his company, Energy Tech, Inc.

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Arts & Crafts Benefit Bazaar October 25

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

What started out 36 years ago as a small arts & crafts event in a Wal-Mart parking lot has turned into one of Broken Arrow’s largest community fundraising projects.

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Every Hidden Thing

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Other | Issue: October 2008

What would you do if you knew the next 15 minutes didn’t count?That is the question asked in the new feature-length movie “Every Hidden Thing,” from Bartlesville f…

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Relationships Build Business

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Financial Services | Issue: October 2008

First Bank of Owasso has drawn a lot of attention lately with its personal, relationship-oriented advertising.

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It’s Time for Fun and Games

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Other | Issue: October 2008

If you’re looking for some family-friendly entertainment, come down to Main Street in Broken Arrow on the evening of Saturday, October 25 for Fun and Games on Main.

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Custom Concrete for Interiors and Exteriors

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2008

Hawkeye Custom Concrete specializes in the design, fabrication and installation of concrete for the home. They can work their magic on new or existing concrete surfaces, interiors or exteriors.

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Improve Your Gas Mileage

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Automotive | Issue: October 2008

It is no secret that gas prices are through the roof these days. But it doesn’t have to be a hopeless situation.

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Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

It’s never too soon to start thinking about the holidays – every year it seems they arrive earlier and earlier.

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When Changing Jobs, Don’t Shortchange Your 401(k)

By: Value News | Category: Financial Services | Issue: October 2008

Your 401(k) plan can be a major component of your retirement savings. As you know, your 401(k) offers several different investment options and the chance to accumulate tax deferred earnings.

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Make A Difference on October 25

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

Three local charity organizations – the American Red Cross, Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma, and Goodwill Industries of Tulsa – combine forces to spearhead T…

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Metro Builders Supply Opening in Owasso

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Interior Retail | Issue: October 2008

Metro Builders Supply is scheduled to open its newest home appliance showroom the second week of September in Owasso.

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30 Years of Academic Excellence

By: Christy Means-Smith | Category: Education | Issue: October 2008

October 26 marks a very important anniversary – it is the day the Mustard Seed Learning Center celebrates 30 years of continuing academic excellence and achievement.

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Virginia Turner Doll Signing

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: Retail | Issue: October 2008

Doll lovers, an amazing opportunity to meet an accomplished doll maker – whose works of art are loved around the world – is coming soon to a castle near you.

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All About Nails

By: Kim Thornhill | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: October 2008

Tucked away in the Three Lakes Shopping Center, you’ll find Owasso’s newest retreat for spa manicures, nail enhancements and spa pedicures.

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Happy HallowMarine

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

Are you looking for a different and exciting way to celebrate Halloween with your family this year?

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Option: Clinical Trial

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: October 2008

Dr. Harvey A. Tatum, gastroenterologist at Hillcrest Medical Center, specializes in the evaluation and treatment of digestive and liver diseases, endoscopies, and consultative services.

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Knee Injuries in Women

By: Victor Palomino | Category: Health & Fitness | Issue: October 2008

Did you know that women can be six times more likely than men to suffer from knee injuries?

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Autumn Colors

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: October 2008

Fall is in the air and there’s a glorious display of color all around us, at least on the trees that are left.

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Luxurious Local Living

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Real Estate | Issue: October 2008

A warm fire crackles in the fireplace, ceramic floors shine, and a gourmet kitchen awaits you. Just across the manicured lawn is a 24-hour fitness center featuring brand new equipment.

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Steps for Success

By: Kim Thornhill | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

Exercise is an important part of life for health and wellbeing, but children often choose television and video games as a sedentary way to pass the time after school and on the weekends.

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Become a Grandfriend

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

RSVP, the Retired Senior Volunteer Program in Tulsa, needs your help. Are you 55 years or better and looking for a fun, meaningful way to volunteer your time?

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Action-Packed October in Sapulpa

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Other | Issue: October 2008

This fall, downtown Sapulpa is one of the most happening places around. Here’s a look at some of the events going on in Sapulpa this October.

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Haircut in a Snap

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Health & Beauty | Issue: October 2008

Snappy’s operators Nancy and Dennis Fletcher run a successful haircutting business, and both are a delight to visit with.

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Tile and More by Tony

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2008

Tile by Tony is expanding its showroom to more than double its current size. The new showroom will be one of the largest of its kind in northeastern Oklahoma and is scheduled for completion by October 15.

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Treasure Your Memories

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Retail | Issue: October 2008

Sapulpa-area scrapbooking fans now have a special place of their own to shop, work and share ideas. It’s Treasured Memories Scrapbook Store at 502 E. Dewey.

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HallowZOOeen Is Spooktacular

By: Sheryl Sowell | Category: In Our Communities | Issue: October 2008

A spooky and thrilling (but not too frightening) Halloween adventure awaits you and your family at the Tulsa Zoo October 27 through 31.

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Caring for Fall and Winter Fabrics

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Retail | Issue: October 2008

It’s fall, a nip is in the air, and frequent family gatherings and the holidays are right around the corner.

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Go for Wings

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Restaurants | Issue: October 2008

Kip Kabler had been in the car business for 20 years when he started looking at franchise opportunities and decided he would just “wing it” – literally.

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