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A happy Halloween thanks to local superheroes
October 31, 2014 – 12:49 am | No Comment
A happy Halloween thanks to local superheroes | Test

I recently read an advice column where a lady asked the question, “Kids from poorer neighborhoods keep coming to trick or treat in mine. Do I have to give them candy?”

Ask the Ref: Questions from Week 9 of high school football
October 31, 2014 – 12:20 am | No Comment

This is the ninth installment of “Ask the Ref,” a weekly question-and-answer column that appears in the High School GameDay section every week.

Greg Oliver: Clemson defense stands out again in Syracuse win
October 31, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Clemson defense stands out again in Syracuse win | Test

At halftime of Saturday’s game between Syracuse and Clemson, the score resembled what one might see at a baseball game.

How Medicare covers outpatient mental health services
October 29, 2014 – 12:12 am | No Comment
How Medicare covers outpatient mental health services | Test

Does Medicare cover outpatient counseling or therapy sessions for seniors? Since retiring, my husband has really struggled with depression and needs to get some help. What can you tell us?

Local quilt scholar researches cultural influence of quilting
October 25, 2014 – 12:31 am | No Comment
Local quilt scholar researches cultural influence of quilting | Test

Laurel Horton is recognized internationally as one of the foremost quilt scholars. Her fascination with quilts began in 1975, and she has been conducting research and making quilts ever since.

Common ground is the only way to go
October 25, 2014 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Common ground is the only way to go | Test

I had a pleasant surprise this week. I received an email from a reader in Vermont. Here’s the email in its entirety:

Tamassee Academy provides hands-on learning
October 24, 2014 – 12:55 am | No Comment
Tamassee Academy provides hands-on learning | Test

The Tamassee DAR School Academy serves sixth- through eighth-grade residential students and is open to day students from the community.

Greg Oliver: Clemson awaits Syracuse after another close win
October 24, 2014 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Clemson awaits Syracuse after another close win | Test

If it’s shown nothing else the last few weeks, the Clemson football team has proven it’s plenty capable of winning close games.

Ask the Ref: Questions from Week 7 in high school football
October 23, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment

This is the seventh installment of “Ask the Ref,” a weekly question-and-answer column that appears in the High School GameDay section every week.

What to consider when choosing a walk-in bathtub
October 22, 2014 – 12:39 am | One Comment
What to consider when choosing a walk-in bathtub | Test

I’m interested in getting a walk-in bathtub for my wife that’s easy for her to get into and out of, but could use some assistance. Can you offer any consumer tips?