• Sports & Travel

    Tell Me Something Good: Mr. Sports Travel

    (WSYR-TV) — Super-fan Joe Connor is not used to sitting around.  “I saw one sporting event in 2020.  One.  I think the last time I saw one sporting event was probably the year I learned to walk.” Consider that just before the pandemic, the San Diego entrepreneur attended a live sporting event somewhere in the U.S. or Canada, every day for 675 days in a row.  That’s why he’s known as “Mister Sports Travel.” “The great thing about sports is it’s like the best reality television there is,” says Connor.  “But it’s not televised.  You watch it live.  You don’t  

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  • Home Improvement

    5 Home Improvement Mistakes To Avoid While the Market is Hot

    Across the nation, home values are rising, and inventory is decreasing leaving many homeowners deciding whether to sell their homes while the market is hot or use their equity to complete desired renovations. Either scenario may cause homeowners to engage in home improvement projects which may be unnecessary and/or costly. Here are five common mistakes to avoid when considering a home improvement project. Don’t Over-Improve Homeowners often run down the list of all the excessive upgrades they’ve just completed in preparation to sell during the seller’s presentation. By going above and beyond with expensive and unnecessary improvements, you may have  

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  • Health & Fitness

    Sunny Health & Fitness folding treadmill review

    I’ll admit – I’m one of those twisted freaks who actually enjoys running. Maybe it’s the runner’s high, the feeling of accomplishment post-jog, or just plain masochism, but I have made it a daily ritual for the past decade to lace up my sneakers in the name of mental and physical health.  Although running outside is my ideal, as a native San Franciscan there are days I just don’t feel like scaling the city’s mountainous roads, weaving through busy sidewalks of tourists, embracing the chilly fog, or risk stepping on any presents left on the ground by dog or human.  

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  • Fashion & Shopping

    Amazon to open fashion store where algorithms suggest what to try on

    Jan 20 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc’s recipe for the department store of the future includes algorithmic recommendations and what one corporate director called “a magic closet” in the fitting room. The online retailer is making another push to grow its fashion business, announcing on Thursday it will open its first-ever apparel store this year, with a tech twist. “We wouldn’t do anything in physical retail unless we felt we could significantly improve the customer experience,” said Simoina Vasen, a managing director. At 30,000 square feet (2,787 sq meters), the planned “Amazon Style” shop near Los Angeles is smaller than the  

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  • Art & Entertainment

    Check out these 10 venues to support Topeka business, musical artists

    It may be cold outside, but the live music scene in Topeka is hot. With venues from bars and restaurants to concert halls and coffee shops, local and regional musicians are sharing their talents across town. Conquer the dreary winter months by enjoying local fare, drinks and good company while enjoying some tunes and supporting Topeka-area musical artists. Address: 510 S.W. 49th St. Enjoy Happy Basset Brewing Co. craft beers alongside a wide selection of live music weekly. Food trucks provide fare on Fridays and Saturdays, and guests can listen to music indoors or while sitting outside under the  

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