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HITman News: New Book Release

Date: December 31, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

New Book Release How to Increase Online Security With: 5 Things you can do in 30 minutes or less If you use a notebook computer, desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone, or any phone for that matter; your device, and therefore you, are vulnerable to a plethora of malware. We all are, […]

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Radon Gas

Date: December 30, 2013 | Submitted by: Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, Kari Dumas

What is radon? According to the EPA, “radon is a cancer-causing, radioactive gas.” When naturally occurring uranium in soil and groundwater decays, radon gas is released. If inhaled, the volatile gas can increase the risk of lung cancer. How does radon get into your home? Radon originates in the soil […]

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Save Water… Save Money!

Date: December 23, 2013 | Submitted by: Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, Kari Dumas

Everyone could benefit from following just these few helpful hints: Compare your water usage between taking a bath and a shower. Take a bath and mark the water level with a piece of masking tape. Next time you take a shower stop up the drain and compare your water usage. […]

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Question of the Month: How can I print from my iPad?

Date: December 16, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

Printing using an iPhone or iPad is very simple when you have the right tools. Most iOS applications support Apple’s “Airprint” technology, which works with Airprint enabled printers connected to your home network. To determine if you can print using your iOS app, look for any icons in the app […]

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Back up Sump Pumps

Date: December 16, 2013 | Submitted by: Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, Kari Dumas

Submitted by: Kari Dumas, Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Everyone could benefit from following just these few helpful hints: As Winter approaches, snowfall + thawing snow and frost = flooded basements! It’s very important to have a primary sump pump that’s functioning properly and a back up sump pump in […]

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Town Hall at the Mall this Saturday

Date: December 11, 2013 | Submitted by: The Chamber of Southern Saratoga County

Submitted by: Pete Bardunias, The Chamber of Southern Saratoga County ‘Tis The Season…For a Town Hall at the Mall! Assemblyman Tedisco & Clifton Park Supervisor Barrett to Hold a “Town Hall at the Mall” Assemblyman and Town Supervisor to hold joint mobile office hours at Clifton Park Center Mall to […]

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Security Tips: Paying Attention to What You Are Doing

Date: December 9, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

Depending on whether your a social networking maven, use a computer because you have to, an online shopper, or a power user; the programs you use will vary greatly. At the moment I have seven websites open, am using three different programs, and have had multiple chat sessions using our […]

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Snow and Septic Systems

Date: December 9, 2013 | Submitted by: Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, Kari Dumas

Septic systems can easily be affected by snowfall, especially the heavy snow we are expected to experience this winter. Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling would like to pass along a few tips for our customers who own home sewage treatment systems to hopefully avoid some costly repairs or replacements. Any […]

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Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY Announces Plans for Jingle Bell Run 5k

Date: December 6, 2013 | Submitted by: Arthritis Foundation

Bells will be ringing through the air at the “Jingle Bell” Run/Walk to benefit the Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY. The “Jingle Bell” Run/Walk is scheduled for Saturday, December 7, 2013. Registration begins at 8:30 am with the 5k Run beginning at 10:00 am. All proceeds of the event will […]

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Arthritis and Cold Weather

Date: December 6, 2013 | Submitted by: Fascial Connections, Virginia Touhey

Cold weather has set in and those with Arthritis know it. Are you finding that once again you are crippled with arthritic joint pain? Myofascial Release can help relieve your inflammation and joint pain. I am offering a free clinic on the introduction to Myofascial Release and how it reduces […]

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Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern New York Offers Educational Empowerment Seminar For Individuals Contemplating Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery

Date: December 4, 2013 | Submitted by: Arthritis Foundation

The Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY is offering a free educational empowerment seminar for individuals who suffer from the devastating effects of Arthritis, the opportunity to take control of the disease and its impact. The “Total Joint Replacement and Early Intervention” Symposium is scheduled for Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at […]

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Free Babysitting Course being offered

Date: December 4, 2013 | Submitted by: *Nobody

CAPTAIN Youth and Family Services, the Town of Clifton Park, and Clifton Park Halfmoon Emergency Corp are partnering to provide a free babysitting course on Sunday, December 7, 2013. The babysitting course is titled, BLAST (Babysitter Lessons And Safety Training) and is a new babysitting program that surpasses and enlarges […]

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10 Common Toilet Problems & the Solutions

Date: December 3, 2013 | Submitted by: Duell Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, Kari Dumas

Chances are, you have a toilet. Or you at least know someone who has a toilet. Regardless of your toilet situation, it’s always good to have a toilet troubleshooting guide handy, especially on the weekend where emergency plumbing repairs can be more costly than those occurring during the week. Duell […]

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