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Staff Picks: ‘Tis the Season
Stop! Don’t throw away that moldy gourd! I can’t tell you how many people have told me that they just threw away their gourds when they started looking like this. Don’t do that next time. Under all that mold is a gem just waiting to be uncovered.
Crossing the street can be dangerous especially for a young family of geese that are run over by an insensitive driver. The only witness to the act is so angered that he enlists the services of Teddy Ruzak of The Highly Effective Detection & Investigation Company to find the heartless driver. Teddy doesn’t have a PI license or any experience, and this is his first case
Fireflies in December by Jennifer Valent is not a book to read if you don’t want an emotionally charged experience that will take you through several ups and downs as a young girl confronts evil face to face. Jessilyn Lassiter’s struggles, hopes, and dreams feel so real that the reader of her dramatic story can’t […]
More than any other room in the house, the bathroom can become a private oasis, a place to get away to and shut out the world.
Dennis Dinwiddie brought a variety of snakes to the Zoo Animals Live program for June. All of the snakes reside at the Topeka Zoo and are used in educational programs. Therefore, they are all accustomed to being held and are nonpoisonous. Many snakes benefit people. There are several different kinds of king snakes. The picture on the left shows […]