Value News Articles–October 2010

Sleep Tight – Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: October 2010

Yes, bed bugs have reared their ugly little heads in metropolitan Tulsa. The reddish-brown insects are on the rebound and have been classified a public health pest. Where are bed bugs coming from?

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Tired of Unsightly Leg Veins?

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

Are you fed up with how your legs look? For many, unsightly leg veins are a real problem.

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2nd Annual Akdar Wine Festival

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

Find out everything you always wanted to know about wine – in one day. The 2nd annual Akdar Wine Festival takes place October 16, 2010.

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Award-Winning Community Arts Festival

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: October 2010

The spotlight is on some of Oklahoma’s best creative talent at the 7th annual Art on Main, Saturday, October 9.

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38th Annual Arts & Crafts Benefit Bazaar

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: October 2010

The 38th annual Arts & Crafts Benefit Bazaar, sponsored by the Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) Alpha Rho Chapter in Broken Arrow, will be held Saturday, October 23 at Oliv…

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Earning and Keeping Customer Respect

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: October 2010

It hasn’t taken long for the Bill Knight dealerships to become the number one Ford and Lincoln Mercury dealers in the state. It takes a lot of hard work, but it’s easy to understand how they do it.

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Encore Series Promises Great Variety

By: Christy Blystone | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

The Broken Arrow Arts and Humanities Council recently kicked off their 2010-2011 Encore Series season with a performance by the Harry James Orchestra, and the season con…

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Where Customers Are Like Family

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

You get the feeling everybody knows your name at Café USA. Customers are like family at this popular Sapulpa restaurant.

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Ten Exciting Halloween Events for the Entire Family

By: John Owen | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

Thrills and excitement are abundant at the 2010 Halloween Festival at the Castle of Muskogee.

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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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Cowboy Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Professional Services | Issue: October 2010

If you’re a business owner looking to expand your business, or if you’ve got the notion to start a business from scratch, Oklahoma State University is making a wealt…

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Popularity of Quilting Still Strong

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: October 2010

Quilting – the technique of sewing two or more layers of material together to make a thicker, padded material – is thousands of years old.

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Cycle Fandango Fall Tour

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

Bicyclists, it’s time to get ready for Cycle Fandango, the two-day fall bicycle tour that follows a scenic route through northeastern Oklahoma’s Arkansas River Valle…

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Don’t Let Hip Pain Hinder Your Life

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

Dale Macumber can barely remember a time when he wasn’t in pain. “It feels like forever,” he says. Dale was in the army for 22 years and retired in 1989.

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Glenpool Games, Gab and Gifts Galore

By: Dianne Bileck | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

The Glenpool Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a ladies’ night out. On November 6 from 6 p.m. till 9 p.m., all ladies are invited to Bunco Night, also known as Glenpool Games, Gab and Gifts Galore.

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High Noon Golf Shootout

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Other | Issue: October 2010

Golf Club of Oklahoma is looking for a few good men, women, individuals and local businesses to help make the annual Guns & Hoses Golf Tournament another rousing success.

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Texting While Driving

By: Denver Nicks | Category: Special Interest | Issue: October 2010

Judge Morrissey is tackling a significant problem in our community – texting while driving.

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Oklahoma’s Only American Girl Fashion Show

By: Beth Pielsticker | Category: Special Interest | Issue: October 2010

American Girl, LLC (AG) has again chosen The Junior League of Tulsa, Inc. (JLT) to present its annual fashion show fundraiser.

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Save and Earn Cash with JBF

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

The dog days of summer are officially over. It’s time to switch over to a fresh seasonal wardrobe – the days of sweaters, long sleeves, warm pants, jackets and coats have arrived!

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Choose Your College Colors

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: October 2010

Lawns By Nature is a locally owned and operated lawn and landscape company with a focus on customer service, versatility and affordability.

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Love Being In Your Home

By: Shelly Robinson | Category: Gifts & Decor | Issue: October 2010

The air is crisp, the leaves are falling and it feels like all of nature is tucking in for the coming winter. Early sunsets and colder temperatures mean more time will be spent indoors.

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Route 66 Pecan and Fun Fest

By: Lorrie Ward Jackson | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

Fall in northeastern Oklahoma doesn’t just bring a falling of leaves – it ushers in a falling of pecans as well.

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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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Focused on the Future

By: Mary Bransford | Category: Education | Issue: October 2010

OSU Medical Center has celebrated many impressive firsts in its 65 years – the first pacemaker implant, the first cataract and lens implant surgeries, and was Tulsa’…

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Facing Life Challenges

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

Often when parents think of entering their children in martial arts, they consider aspects like physical fitness or self-defense when making their decision.

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Plan Ahead for Parties

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

After the long, hot, slow-moving days of summer, the ensuing holiday season can seem like a sudden plunge down a roller coaster.

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Quality Repairs by Experienced Professionals

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

Premier Collision of Broken Arrow takes a lot of pride in the business they’ve built on three primary principles – quality repair work, outstanding service, and experience.

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Make Gutter Cleaning a Thing of the Past

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: October 2010

According to Rain-Flow Systems, Inc. owner Chris Mussman, “Our customers have three main concerns when purchasing guttering or gutter protection products: price, appearance and warranty coverage.

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Free Prescription Vitamins Now at Reasor’s

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

Reasor’s is proud to introduce a free prescription vitamin program for children and expectant mothers.

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A Call to Arms Men’s Conference

By: Jeff Bardel | Category: Special Interest | Issue: October 2010

Kenneth W. Hagin will be joined by John Bevere and Ed Elliott at his annual A Call to Arms® Men’s Conference, which will be held November 4–6, 2010, at RHEMA Bible Church in Broken Arrow.

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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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Better Health for Your Trees and Shrubs

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Lawn & Garden | Issue: October 2010

S&W Tree Specialists is the offspring of a merger between two respected names in the tree care industry, Wright Service Corp. and S&S Tree and Horticultural Specialists.

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Designing Decks for 23 Years

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2010

A deck can increase property value when it provides a transitional living area to tie the indoors and outdoors together.

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Pressed For Time?

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

Most of us are pressed for time, and a lot of us are also pressed for expendable income these days.

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Go Tigers!

By: Deanna Rebro | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

So you think you can cheer? Let’s hear it for the Broken Arrow Tigers! Scream. Clap. Cheer the Tigers to victory!

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Celebrate Jewish Culture

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

Temple Israel’s 17th annual ShalomFest, Tulsa’s premier and popular celebration of Jewish religion, culture, food, art and music, is Sunday, October 3 from noon to 6…

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Ready for a Remodel?

By: Joshua Danker-Dake | Category: Home Improvement | Issue: October 2010

Tile by Tony sells and installs ceramic tile, marble, granite tile, granite and quartz countertops, shower doors, hardwood flooring, and carpet.

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Healing the Grieving Heart

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

The Tristesse Grief Center is conducting grief workshops this fall tailored to address the needs of specific groups who have lost a loved one, including children ages 6 …

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Es Ist Zeit Für Oktoberfest

By: Duane Blankenship | Category: Recreation/Leisure | Issue: October 2010

It is time again for Tulsa Oktoberfest! And here’s an interesting tidbit we bet you didn’t know: the famous chicken was originally a duck.

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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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Have Mower Fun at VFW

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

If you’re looking for an outing the entire family will enjoy – mom, dad and the kids – mark your calendar for Saturday, October 23 to attend the VFW Halloween Spoo…

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