Earth-Friendly Tips for Autumn

Earth-Friendly Tips for Autumn

Article Contributed by Metro Creative Connection Autumn is upon us, and with the change of seasons comes the fall to-do list that must be completed before the arrival of winter weather. Many outdoor jobs are best completed before temperatures drop, while others can be tackled indoors to help save energy and prepare for increased time […]

Challenges Facing Farmers Today and Tomorrow

Challenges Facing Farmers Today and Tomorrow

Article Contributed by Metro Creative Connection Though farming was once big business in the United States, by 2012 less than 1 percent of Americans were professional farmers. Many challenges face today’s farmers, many of which are largely unknown to the general public. Many people have an outdated view of a farm as a small, family-owned […]

The History of Memorial Day

Article Contributed by Metro Creative Connection Though many people are quick to refer to Memorial Day as the unofficial beginning of summer, the day is much more than that. Initially known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day is a day to remember those military members who died in service of the country. The origins of Memorial […]

April: Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month: Signs Your Pet Should See a Vet

Article Contributed by Metro Creative Connection Pets are valued members of the family, and pet owners work hard to provide safe, secure and healthy living situations for their companion animals. A good diet and regular exercise are essential to pet health, and pets also benefit from a strong relationship with their veterinarian. Routine vet visits […]

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month: Encourage Children to Floss

Article Contributed by Metro Creative Connection Learning to brush their own teeth is a lesson all children must master. Although parents ultimately may have children who become proficient at brushing their own teeth, getting them to floss is generally more difficult. The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey from the Centers for Disease Control and […]