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Halloween facts and figures

Oh my goodness! Did you know, according to the National Retail Federation that consumers will spend an estimated $9 billion on Halloween, and the average, American will spend $86.79 on festivities.
The following, courtesy of Newspaper Metro, gives you Halloween facts and figures.
Halloween is celebrated in various countries. Halloween can trace its origins to Ireland and is based on the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, during which people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off spirits.

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Tips for buying teen's first car

Start teen drivers out with a vehicle that is not too flashy but gets high marks for safety.
After reading the following, courtesy of Newspaper Metro, I have learned that a teen’s vehicle does not have to be a brand new one.
It may not be flashy, but cars already in the driveway will get teenagers from point A to point B just as effectively as those currently sitting idle on the dealership lot.
Selecting a first car for a teenage son or daughter can be challenging.

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Safety tips for cyclists

Below are some safety tips for cyclists, suggested by myself. I also requested Eunice bicycle laws from Police Chief Randy Fontenot.
There are many cyclists in Eunice, and there is nothing wrong with that. I enjoy riding a bicycle and I plan to purchase one soon with cooler temperatures on the way. I enjoy riding a bicycle and love the exercise.
However, with many cyclists on our roadways, there are rules and laws to obey.
Familiarize yourselves with the laws.
Some laws include: Ride with the traffic.

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Health benefits of popcorn

When many people think of popcorn, they envision large, butter-soaked buckets sold at movie theaters. Hey, that’s how I like popcorn. However, courtesy of Newspaper Metro, popcorn can be eaten as a healthy snack.
Did you know? Popcorn also contains minerals such as manganese, magnesium, iron, zinc and phosphorous.
The best way to enjoy popcorn is to air-pop it, which will not add any calories from oil. If seasonings are desired, look to low-calorie, salt-free flavors, like chili powder, garlic or fresh herbs.
Popcorn can be a healthy addition to anyone’s diet.

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