Johnson City Press Saturday, November 1, 2014
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Hot Topics: Hey, kids: We’re no longer the neighborhood grocer

Hot Topics: Hey, kids: We’re no longer the neighborhood grocer

December 2nd, 2013 12:32 pm by Kris Hey

My son, 11, is always handing out food and drinks to everyone. We can’t afford to feed the entire neighborhood, so we decided to set some rules based on advice from my mom friends on Facebook. Here are some of their suggestions.

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Eric Myers' Man of the House - Whistle While You Walk

Eric Myers' Man of the House - Whistle While You Walk

December 2nd, 2013 12:08 pm by Eric Myers

This week I'm returning again to my earlier series of things I have noticed or been changed by because of being the at-home caregiver. This week: the beauty of the baby wipe!

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‘Catching Fire,’ ‘Frozen’ rule Thanksgiving weekend box office

‘Catching Fire,’ ‘Frozen’ rule Thanksgiving weekend box office

December 2nd, 2013 11:07 am by By Jessica Gelt, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

The holiday box office exploded this past weekend as both “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and “Frozen” topped records held by “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.”

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Kingsport Ballet stages its ‘Nutcracker’ closer to home

Kingsport Ballet stages its ‘Nutcracker’ closer to home

December 2nd, 2013 11:03 am by Entertainment Staff

For the first time in nearly a decade, Kingsport Ballet will present the holiday classic “The Nutcracker” on a local stage.

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Local expert weighs in on alleged 'top toys' for Christmas

Local expert weighs in on alleged 'top toys' for Christmas

December 2nd, 2013 10:54 am by Leigh Ann Laube

There’s not much on the national lists that interests Beverly Wiginton, director of the Child Study Center at East Tennessee State University. She encourages parents to look for toys that promote hands-on, active participation play.

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Public Art Committee seeks sculptures to fill corridor

Public Art Committee seeks sculptures to fill corridor

December 1st, 2013 9:18 pm by Gary B. Gray

Pablo Picasso once said the following: “The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.”

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Christmas events roundup

Christmas events roundup

November 26th, 2013 9:22 am by Marci Gore

With so many Christmas events going on in our area these next few weeks, you may want to try to squeeze in a little fun somewhere along the way.

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The magic of Elf on the shelf

The magic of Elf on the shelf

November 25th, 2013 4:10 pm by Marci Gore

On top of an old school desk, Fred was found kneeling, as if in prayer, in the center of 20 red apples. The 20 red apples represented the children while the six gold ones represented the teachers who were all killed at Sandy Hook.

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Ford Speedway In Lights brightens more lives than just those who see it during the holidays

Ford Speedway In Lights brightens more lives than just those who see it during the holidays

November 25th, 2013 4:06 pm by Katina Rose

A lot of people may not realize how a traditional trip to Speedway In Lights with family and friends is actually benefiting children in the local area.

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Review: Disney royals gain boost in 'Frozen'

Review: Disney royals gain boost in 'Frozen'

November 25th, 2013 4:02 pm by JESSICA HERNDON, AP Film Writer

Instead of the bygone damsels in distress — yes we're talking about you Cinderella, Snow White and Sleeping Beauty — the female royals of "Frozen," Disney's latest animated wonder, are feisty, forward and independent.

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