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Project: Independence Day celebration

Get ready to rock your block party this Fourth of July! Gather friends into your backyard for a day of silly costumes, serious lip-syncing, and barbecue favorites remixed with surprising new flavors. Top the evening off with berry-delicious floats.

Home & Garden

Victorian-era cleaning methods still work in today's households

Long before organizational guru Marie Kondo was espousing her popular KonMari method and TV shows such as "Hoarders: Buried Alive" were entertaining audiences (exploiting mental illness?) with tales of unchecked accumulation, British households of the Victorian and Edwardian eras (circa 1837-1910) and beyond were already hip to the life-changing magic of tidying up.

Home & Garden

Ask Angie: How to clean an acrylic bathtub correctly

Dear Angie: I have a dirty-looking area on bottom of my acrylic bathtub ... and am sure it is from my hard water. The tub is just now being used daily. I know I cannot use regular products like CLR or Lime-A-Way. I have tried ammonia, vinegar, baking soda and a mixture of all three - no luck. Any suggestions?

Home & Garden

Nearly 60 years � and a redefining remodel � later, a lakefront home is ready for its (second) close-up

BELLVUE, Wash. - Like a child star of the built environment, Marty and Pam Vowels' naturally photogenic Bellevue home achieved fame at an early age. Adorable in youth, the precocious showpiece by architect Roland "Ron" Wilson appeared in the June 15, 1958, edition of The Seattle Times' magazine, "Sunday Color Rotogravure Pictorial." (Catchy!) In one of three black-and-white photos, its decks stretch toward Lake Washington behind a craggy landscape of waterfalls, paths and rock gardens.

Food & Drink

‘Naughty Diet’ offers ‘quick ride to a better outlook’

Food, glorious food. Bathing suits, terrible bathing suits. Our body image and luscious summer treats are often a conflict for women. I know summer’s culinary delights often stand between me and donning a swimsuit. Melissa Milne says that instead of rushing to the nearest scale or calorie counter we must first change our mindset about our bodies, food, and everything about eating that we women have felt to date. While men have diet issues too, Milne’s focus is on women. She notes that women are often guilty of striving for body perfection. She says that seventy percent of women feel some shame about their bodies, daily.

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Heroin antidote becomes available without prescription

CVS pharmacist Courtney Goodman of Sarasota explains how naloxone reverses heroin and opioid overdoses. On July 1, a new Florida law takes effects that allows naloxone to be sold at pharmacies without a prescription. All 878 CVS Pharmacy locations will do so.
Claire Aronson Bradenton Herald
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