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CONAWAY HANDYMAN SERVICE Fully Insured Painting Small Repairs Other Handyman Jobs Larry L Conawa 217-737-4133 615 S Spring St - Mt Pulaski In Other News - A survey says 49% of smartphone users favor President Obama, while 31% favor Mitt Romney. A poll says fewer thhn haft of American voters think President Obama is Christian. The world's wealthy are hiding up to $21 Trillion in offshore tax havens. Book your Senior Pictures Now ! ! $149.oo plus tax- 8 Sheets of pictures, extra's each I ree Disc of lO Pie's for Facebook. Your choice of Indoor & or Outdoor. Call NOW appointments fill 2 ! 7-87 1 -8094 up Fast! ! I 364-1300th Ave "" Lake Fork II D The Area's Biggest Selection oF TVs by Panasonic, L.O & $amsung We have service for everything we sell. IRECTV ~- Wireless Service by: pageplLus They call themselves LEAP (Latham Environmental Action Patrol) They have been going around Latham cleaning up trash and helping make Latham a more attractive place. In this picture they had rescued a bird that fell out of the tree and injured a leg. Photo: Front Row: Addyson Terneus, Derek Troike, Haylee Troike, Shawn Troike and Owen Terneus. In the back row holding the bird is Mason Ter- neus. Submitted By - Madonna Boyle Reducing Indoor Water Use The average family of four uses 400 LINCOLN ART & BALLOON gallons of water a day. FESTIVAL PARADE is 3:30 pm The bathroom toilet alone can use Friday, August 24 starting on Kicka- 27 percent of household water. Older toilets use between 3.5 and 7 poo. gallons of water per flush. WaterSense labeled toilets require 75 to 80 percent less water. By Mike Lakin A leaky toilet can waste about 200 OOfficer Will Gilmer routinely ran gallons of water every day. a license plate that came back showing By turning off the bathroom faucet while brushing your teeth or shaving, a the registered owner had a suspended person can save more than 200 gallons driver's licenser-, of Water per month. Told that he was driving on a sus- High-efficiency washing machines pended license, the driver asked if use less than 27 gallons per load. Older Officer Gillmer was kidding, He models use between 27 and 54 gallons wasn't. Asked if he had any issues of water per load. with insurance recently, the driver said Washing dishes with an open tap he had to have special insurance and use up to 20 gallons of water, but filI'- must mail information to prove it is ing the sink and closing the tap saves valid every month orso. 10 of those gallons. He also stated that the information Not rinsing dishes prior to loading for this is sent to his wife's address, the dishwasher saves up to 10 gallons which is different from his address, and that he probably just didn't get it per load. For more information, visit in the mail. The driver did have cur- www.epa.gov/watersense. rent insurance on his vehicle. The driver stated, "If I had known I was suspended I would have never driven. I just didn't even know about In Other News - it." Officer Gilmer told the driver he The Red Cross says that blood donations believed him, but he was stiU going to are at their lowest in 15 years. have to take him into custody for driv- The tourism level in Illinois is reportedly ing on a suspended license, back up to pre-recession levels. The driver was very cooperative and A 12 year old boy riding a roller coaster stated that he understood the arrest in New Jersey was injured after being hit in was being made. the face by a bird. 10 . n # ba ba