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Low omega-3 levels could explain why some children have reading problems

Low omega-3 levels could explain why some children have reading problems

October 24th, 2013 3:36 pm by Kimi Harris

Oxford University researchers presented some research at a London conference this month linking low omega-3 blood content with children who struggled with reading.

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15th Annual Pumpkin Palooza and Trick-or-Treating on State Street

15th Annual Pumpkin Palooza and Trick-or-Treating on State Street

October 23rd, 2013 12:49 pm by Staff Report

On Saturday, October 26, 9 am to 12 noon, kids of all ages can come to the Farmers' Market in Bristol at the Downtown Center, 810 State Street for a spooktacular event!

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Apple unveils new Macs, iPad ahead of holidays

Apple unveils new Macs, iPad ahead of holidays

October 23rd, 2013 10:34 am by BARBARA ORTUTAY and MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writers

Apple Inc. is refreshing its iPad lineup and slashing the price of its Mac computers ahead of the holiday shopping season, as it faces an eroding tablet market share and growing competition from rival gadget makers.

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Theatre Bristol Announces “A Night Of Not-So-Scary Halloween One-Acts”

Theatre Bristol Announces “A Night Of Not-So-Scary Halloween One-Acts”

October 23rd, 2013 10:18 am by Staff Report

Ghosts, aliens, and superheroes take center stage in several one-acts. Friday, October 25 at 7:00 pm; Saturday, October 26 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm, with tickets available at the door. General admission tickets are $5 and students are $3.

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Jonesborough Repertory Theatre to stage two classic fairy tales

Jonesborough Repertory Theatre to stage two classic fairy tales

October 22nd, 2013 11:48 am by Staff Report

Jonesborough Repertory Theatre will treat audiences of its latest production to a double dose of family friendly entertainment. Performances of the one-act classics “Rapunzel” and “Rumpelstiltskin” will be held October 25 - November 3.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Redefining "Productive"

Eric Myers' Man of the House - Redefining "Productive"

October 22nd, 2013 11:36 am by Eric Myers

I spent many days, and I mean m-a-n-y days, not only physically exhausted but emotionally frustrated and how little I was able to get done. What makes this such an animal is that the things needing accomplished do not go away.

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Events: Kingsport Aquatic Center Halloween Boo-nanza

Events: Kingsport Aquatic Center Halloween Boo-nanza

October 22nd, 2013 11:10 am by Staff Report

There will be a costume contest (ages 10 and under), corn hole, face painting, arts and crafts, pumpkin races, and much more!

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Events:  Artlandia, Arts and Crafts Peep Show

Events: Artlandia, Arts and Crafts Peep Show

October 21st, 2013 11:55 am by Staff Report

Over 30 local and regional artists showing to sell work during the holidays. $1 admission at door which places patron in the running for a door prize - one of the art pieces and discounts at downtown merchants.

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The funny math of clothing sizes

The funny math of clothing sizes

October 21st, 2013 11:52 am by MAE ANDERSON, AP Retail Writer

The average American woman is about 25 pounds heavier than she was in 1960. Yet women's plus-size clothing, generally defined as size 14 and up, still makes up only about 9 percent of the $190 billion spent annually on clothes.

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Hot Topics: A lesson in raising up a handy young man

Hot Topics: A lesson in raising up a handy young man

October 21st, 2013 11:39 am by Kris Hey

The benefit goes way beyond raising a boy to be handy around the house. My husband and son look forward to their time together, fixing and making things, while also building that critical father-son bond.

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