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Avocado Pricing Games

October 28, 2017
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Avocado Pricing Games

Avocado prices have skyrocketed in the last year. The price went up from 50 cents to $2.99 each this fall. The news outlets have been claiming it on the harvest shortage in Mexico and California. However, this does not explain why in some areas you can still find avocados for 99 cent each and...

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GMO crackers. Would you feed them to children? 

October 22, 2016
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Earlier this week I came upon a box of crackers labeled “Produced with genetic engineering”. I have never seen such label before and it prompted my further looking into this issue. I thought that GMO producers fought the labeling laws and won and I...

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Police or Strangers? Can you get pulled over by an unmarked car?

July 23, 2016
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This month Wheeling Police Department visited a local Montessori school to educate children and adults about strangers. It is a common occurrence for children and adults to be approached by strangers and the goal of this visit was to find ways to recognize strangers...

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Incredible meteor shower creates a light show 

April 21, 2016
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I was fortunate to observe an incredible meteor shower March 23-27, 2016 in the night skies over Nebraska, Iowa and Illinois. I didn’t know what it was at first....

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Colorado blizzard car test: which cars got stuck the most?

April 21, 2016
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A recent trip to Colorado revealed a surprising fact which will be influencing my future car buying decisions. On March 23, a terrible blizzard struck Colorado Denver area and...

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GMO lists: Products and Countries

October 5, 2015
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GMO lists: Products and Countries

Since GMO producers have fought and won the labeling laws, you will not find GMO labels in U.S. stores. Instead, look for specific products and check where they are...

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