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Annie Malone: Historic Jewel

Annie Malone: Historic Jewel

Guest blogger Linda Nance shares the inspiring story of a Annie Malone

Friday, February 20, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (166)/Comments (-)/
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Creating communities that all generations can call home is worth the effort

Creating communities that all generations can call home is worth the effort

Greater Richmond Region recognized for intergenerational focus

When a community strives to meet the needs and celebrate the strengths of people of all ages, good things happen.
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Friday, February 20, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (40)/Comments (-)/
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Dark chocolate, red wine and your health

Dark chocolate, red wine and your health

Guest blogger Vicky Newman reveals why these treats are good for your heart

Have you heard that red wine and dark chocolate are good for you? Find out why.
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Wednesday, February 18, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (289)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Health
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Facebook adds legacy contact feature to accounts

Facebook adds legacy contact feature to accounts

What happens to your account when you die? Now you have a choice.

What happens to your digital history when you die? Should your presence be erased or should you grant access to someone to handle—and perhaps clean up—your online social media accounts? Facebook's new legacy contact feature lets you choose someone to have limited access to your account after death to memorialize your account.
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Monday, February 16, 2015/Author: Ken Charvoz/Number of views (10)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Technology
Changing things up on Valentine's Day good for your heart

Changing things up on Valentine's Day good for your heart

Wellness with Cindy

Valentine's Day doesn't have to mean expensive chocolates and flowers. Getting creative can be more fun, even healthy.
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Friday, February 13, 2015/Author: Cindy/Number of views (199)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Savvy Living
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Diabetes, the heart and the trifecta of health

Diabetes, the heart and the trifecta of health

The connection between diabetes and heart disease

Diabetes and heart disease are definitely connected, but with healthy choices, they don't have to be.
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Wednesday, February 11, 2015/Author: Juliet Curtis/Number of views (177)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Health
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iPhone and iWatch to pair with implantable diabetes sensor

iPhone and iWatch to pair with implantable diabetes sensor

Continuous readings on a device you might already carry are in the near future

Medical device maker Dexcom is working on an app to pair their implantable glucose sensor with the iPhone and iWatch to display glucose trending.
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Tuesday, February 10, 2015/Author: Ken Charvoz/Number of views (127)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Technology
Finding your Valentine through online dating

Finding your Valentine through online dating

Online dating can be a great way to find companionship if precautions are taken

While singles of all ages are finding that special someone using online dating, some get their hearts broken by scammers who are looking for money, not love. Watching for red flags is the best way to keep the digital dating process fun and safe. 
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Monday, February 09, 2015/Author: Anne Heinrich/Number of views (248)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Savvy Living
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Health insurance marketplace open enrollment ends February 15

Health insurance marketplace open enrollment ends February 15

Guest blogger Ryan Owen explains how and why to act now

It's not too late to sign up or make changes to your Health Insurance Marketplace coverage, but the deadline is coming soon.
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Friday, February 06, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (565)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Health
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Keep your heart and lungs healthy with the right kind of exercise

Keep your heart and lungs healthy with the right kind of exercise

Wellness with Cindy

Taking care of your heart with the right kind of exercise is the best way to keep it running like a smooth engine.
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Wednesday, February 04, 2015/Author: Cindy/Number of views (381)/Comments (-)/
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Finding books, fulfillment and even a job at the library

Finding books, fulfillment and even a job at the library

Guest blogger Jane Zamudio shares how she landed a job with help from her library

 Looking for a job in today's tech-savvy world can be a daunting task for those who aren't confident in their skills. The local library is a great place to get the training needed to search for and land the perfect job.
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Monday, February 02, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (366)/Comments (-)/
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The value of Spanish language computer training for library patrons

The value of Spanish language computer training for library patrons

Guest blogger Yenni Mercado is getting around language barriers for her Spanish-speaking students

Many library patrons come in need of computer training that is offered in Spanish. Having curriculum and materials that have been translated shortens the learning curve. 
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015/Author: Guest Author/Number of views (759)/Comments (-)/
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Meeting technology demand public library style

Meeting technology demand public library style

Today's library patrons want something more than books

With patrons in need of high-quality technology training, Broward County Library has found a cost-effective and sustainable model through OASIS Connections.
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015/Author: Amy VanDeVelde/Number of views (544)/Comments (-)/
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Vaccines are not just for kids

Vaccines are not just for kids

Making sure you are up-to-date on vaccinations is something to discuss with your doctor

Vaccination is the smart way to keep communicable diseases in check.
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Tuesday, January 27, 2015/Author: Michele Dinman/Number of views (666)/Comments (-)/
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Windows 10 revealed and I think you'll like it

Lots of great features and oh yeah, it's free

 I admit it, I'm excited. Windows 10 promises to do something I've wished for a long time: Erase app differences between devices.
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Friday, January 23, 2015/Author: Ken Charvoz/Number of views (514)/Comments (-)/
Categories: Technology
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