Month: April 2012

Consumer Reports: Seven steps to tackle student debt

There are more than 36 million people saddled with federal student debt, but the depressed job market makes repaying education loans harder than it has been in decades. Consumer Reports has identified seven steps borrowers can take to help them get a h…

Pittsboro Elementary Art & Craft Fair on May 5

Pittsboro, NC – Pittsboro Elementary will have it’s Spring Art & Craft Fair Saturday, May 5 from 9am until 3pm. We are seeking vendors and shoppers. Along with artists and craftspeople, we invite businesses or non-profits to rent a booth…

Consumer Reports: Even slackers can have great lawns

Americans love their lawns but not the work needed to keep them lush. In fact, just 7 percent of adults prefer working on their lawn to other chores and activities, according to a Consumer Reports survey. Sixty-two percent said they’d rather cook, on…