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    Historic Grant Creates Recreational Hot Spot in the Arkansas Delta

    (BPT) - Arkansas has become an increasingly popular destination for families, couples and even solo travelers looking for opportunities to embrace outdoor adventure and experience the state’s rich history. The state prides itself on its continuous efforts to provide exceptional recreational and educational attractions no matter what region you visit.

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    With 90 painted chairs, Pittsburghers celebrate the arts while welcoming visitors

    (BPT) - In spring 2019, VisitPITTSBURGH launched a new national marketing campaign — Pull Up a Chair. You are Welcomed Here. The now award-winning campaign is built on a welcoming Pittsburgh message and the act of offering someone a chair — a universal sign of hospitality and respect. The campaign is raising awareness of Pittsburgh as a major travel destination, as well as driving hotel room nights. Now VisitPITTSBURGH, along with the Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council (GPAC), is taking the Pull Up a Chair campaign to an all new level by using an offshoot of the campaign — the 90 Painted Chairs Program — to drive awareness of the city’s thriving arts and culture community while also benefiting a local arts-related charity.

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    Winterize your wheels: Ways to stay safe on the road

    (BPT) - Winter’s not coming: It’s here. That means extra-chilly weather, as well as driving in snow, ice, rain, fog and sleet. In short, be prepared for much-tougher-than-normal driving conditions, such as super-slippery roads and a decrease in visibility.

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Our fitness articles will help teach you how to work out with gym- and home-based exercises. More >>

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Enjoy the crosswords challenge in our free daily puzzles, from the harder Sunday crossword to the quicker daily. More >>

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Wednesday 02/05/2020
The benefits of sleepaway camps for children and teens
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - As a parent, you worry about your child’s future. Will they be confident enough to weather life’s ups and downs? Will they find happiness and success? How will they navigate their future challenges?

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Friday 01/24/2020
Top indoor fitness trends to stay in shape this winter
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - Avoiding weather woes this winter? It doesn't mean you need to give up on your fitness goals. Being indoors provides ample opportunity to stay fit, whether you're doing so due to the weather or simply by choice. Check out some of the top trends for indoor fitness in 2020 and challenge yourself to try something new to make yourself happier and healthier.

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Wednesday 01/22/2020
How to find the best tires for winter driving
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - Here’s something you may not know: All-season tires are only meant for year-round driving if you live in the extreme southern United States.

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Thursday 01/16/2020
Swiping payment cards at the pump could put your card information at risk
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - Have you paid for gas recently at the pump where you’ve had to swipe your credit or debit card?

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Tuesday 01/14/2020
Distracted driving: It's not what you think [Infographic]
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - Think cell phones are the only distraction on the road? Think again. Eighty-seven percent of fatal distraction-affected crashes did not involve cell phones. MetLife Auto & Home’s recent survey reveals the most common misperceptions of distracted driving and provides an inside look into drivers’ attitudes and behaviors behind the wheel.

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Thursday 01/02/2020
Help make a child’s wish come true
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - It’s hard to imagine what life has been like for a child who was diagnosed with a brain tumor at just 2 years old, followed by years of surgeries, doctor visits, medications and treatments. Eleven-year-old, four-time cancer survivor Alika has endured all of that — but maintains a positive and optimistic attitude, with the support of her family. She loves going to school and learning new things.

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Wednesday 01/01/2020
Escape winter doldrums: Warm up with hot deals at your local boat show
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - Winter may be frigid for many, but it’s an ideal time to plan for warmer days ahead that could be enjoyed on a boat with friends and family. Beginning in January, boat shows take place across the country offering some of the hottest deals around with special pricing and incentives on new boat models and marine accessories — a major draw for the 142 million Americans who take to the water each year, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association.

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Monday 12/30/2019
Driven to last: Car care tips for 2020 and beyond
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - Did you know that one in four Americans keep their cars for an average of seven years or more? Nearly another third (29%) say they typically own their car for three to four years. With Americans keeping their vehicles on the road for the better part of a decade, it’s important to implement consistent maintenance habits to ensure a smooth ride.

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Friday 12/20/2019
Give your backside a break: 4 tips if you sit for extended periods
Updated: January 30, 2020 - 2:34 am

(BPT) - Sitting is nearly impossible to avoid. Whether during your daily commute, working hard at your desk or watching your favorite TV show on the couch, sitting can provide relief and give you the opportunity to relax.

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Tuesday 12/17/2019
New year, new ... tires?
Updated: February 22, 2020 - 2:58 am

(BPT) - As you gear up for a new year with new goals, now is the time to ask yourself if your wheels need a refresh. And there’s no better time, as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recommends that tires be replaced every six years regardless of the number of miles driven. Research shows that improperly maintained tires are one of the leading causes of vehicle accidents in the U.S., particularly among teenage drivers.

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