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$18 Million International Dark Sky Discovery Center Coming To Fountain Hills

by on October 21, 2019 0

Fundraising is underway for a new $18 million project in Fountain Hills. At a public meeting this week, the 15,000-square-foot International Dark Sky Discovery Center was announced. “We’re pretty excited about it, as you can well imagine,” Joe Bill, co-chair of the town’s Dark Sky Association, said Wednesday evening. The center plans to have four […]

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Phoenix Zoo Unveils Two New Expansions

by on October 21, 2019 0

There has been a lot of construction happening at the Phoenix Zoo lately. Those projects are finally seeing the light, because two new additions have been unveiled. The first phase of the expansion is a bigger, better home for their elephants. This new habitat is over double the size of their previous one. The zoo’s […]

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Toxic Metals Found In Most Baby Food Tested

by on October 21, 2019 0

A new study has found toxic metals in nearly all brands of baby food that were tested. These toxic metals can be damaging to a baby’s brain development. Even the littlest amount can be dangerous. Healthy Babies Bright Futures, an organization that calls itself “an alliance of nonprofit organizations, scientists and donors” that are trying […]

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Juul Suspends U.S. Sales Of Vape Fruity Flavors

by on October 21, 2019 0

Vaping brand, Juul Labs announced on Thursday that it will suspend online sales of its non-tobacco, non-methol flavored e-cigarettes in the U.S. The company had already suspended retail-store sales of its mango, creme, fruit and cucumber flavors, which are said to have contributed to America’s youth vaping crisis. The suspension is immediate and will remain […]

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Robocalls Are 75% Of Complaints For Do Not Call Registry Violations

by on October 18, 2019 0

For many receiving daily unsolicited phone calls are an annoyance. The Federal Trade Commission announced Thursday that robocalls made up nearly three-quarters of complaints from consumers about violations of the National Do Not Call Registry over the past year. In 2019, the biggest complaints received were calls from impostors, which jumped from the third-most complained-about […]

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