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Winterfest, one of Ohio’s longest-running weekend winter bluegrass concerts, will be held Jan. 9 and 10 at the Holiday Inn French Quarter in Perrysburg.
 
The concert will run from 12:30 to 11 p.m. Jan. 9. On Jan. 10, enjoy the music from noon to 11 p.m. Among those scheduled to perform are the award-winning Goldwing Express, Dailey & Vincent, Larkin Family, Bluegrass Mountaineers, David Parmley, James King, David Davis and the Warrior River Boys.
 
Tickets are $23 per day or $45 for the weekend for adults. Children 12 and under will be admitted free. Jamming is encouraged and welcome, so bring your instruments. Special discounts are available on rooms at the hotel. Call 419-874-3111 for reservations and mention the “bluegrass rate.”
 
For more information about Winterfest, visit www.bluegrassmountaineers.net or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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Watching deer, especially this time of year when they are the most active, is a popular pastime in the local Metroparks. Feeding deer, however, is a misguided and potentially dangerous thing to do, for people as well as the animals, park naturalists say.
 
Feeding wildlife in the Metroparks is prohibited for good reasons.
 
The animals don’t need it. Deer and other wildlife do not need the food that people provide. Some foods, like popcorn and bread, actually can do more harm than good to animals, including ducks.

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(StatePoint)  With the government-mandated transition to digital broadcasting upon us, many are taking advantage of after-holiday sales to purchase HDTVs that display improved images.
 
However, it sometimes seems you need to be an engineer to choose an HDTV.
 
“People don’t buy television sets scientifically,” says Gary Merson, editor of HDGuru.com. “The biggest mistake people make when buying an HDTV is they buy too small a screen. You can either sit much closer or get a bigger screen to really appreciate the sharpness.”

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