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Your Holiday Electrical Safety Guide

Provided by: networx.com Don’t let the lights burn too bright this year! The lights are ablaze this holiday season, but you definitely don’t want your house alight along with them, because that is a sure way to ruin the holidays. Instead, follow some basic safety tips from Networx and organizations like the Electrical Safety Foundation International to keep the season bright, cheerful, and safe for everyone, including kids, pets, and your drapes! Buy smart Purchase safety-rated electrical items, consider longer-lasting and cooler LEDs instead of incandescents, and don’t use items that aren’t designed as holiday lighting if they might pose a safety...

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Valley Children Suffering From Cancer Celebrate Second Chance At Life

Dozens of valley children got to take a break from some of life’s most challenging hardships and be just kids.The 4th annual “Celebration of Life Dinner” was held at the Palmer Pavilion in McAllen.  The kids you see are patients at Vannie E. Cook junior Children’s Center battling cancer. But tonight they stuffed their faces with good ol’ barbeque. “It’s just great to know that there are people out there who will do things like this for us,” explains Valeria Garza, cancer patient. Officials at Vannie Cook junior say it’s events like this that give thanks for the gift of...

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