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Curse-A-Blanca Murder Mystery at Clove Creek Dinner Theater

When's the last time you went out for a live performance? If you're not sure, then it's probably been too long! Luckily, there's never any shortage of entertaining events occurring all around the Mid-Hudson Valley! For instance, you can enjoy an unforgettable evening of gourmet food and amazing theatrics at Clove Creek Dinner Theater in Fishkill. One of their exciting upcoming shows is "Curse-A-Blanca", a thrilling murder mystery happening February 2!

Get Ready for Hudson Valley Wingfest 12 on January 26!

The new year just got started, but it's already almost time for one of the area's best events, the Hudson Valley Wingfest! Now in its 12th year, Wingfest is a massive gathering filled with great music, friendly people, and tons of amazing food. This event has sold out for seven straight years, so you'll want to buy tickets as soon as possible; otherwise, you could find yourself stuck out in the cold when the doors to the Mid-Hudson Civic Center open on January 26! Keep reading to learn more about the event and see how you can claim your tickets today.

Don't Try to Sell Without Making These Home Repairs

When it comes time to sell your home, you might be tempted to put it on the market without pumping any money into updates or repairs. Although you can certainly try to sell as is, chances are good that the process will be easier, faster, and more profitable if you first put a little effort into improving the home's appeal. Of course, you might be wondering which repairs will have the most impact on buyers? Here are a few of the most important issues to address according to HouseLogic.com.

Say 'Yes' to Hardwood Floors

What's one of the first things a buyer will notice when he/she walks into a house? Here's a hint: look down. Flooring material can make a huge impression on buyers, as it represents an aspect of the house that will be used and seen during just about every household activity. When it comes to getting the most out of your floors, nothing can compare to the style, durability, and functionality of hardwood. In fact, hardwood floors have become so desirable that they will nearly pay for themselves when it comes time to sell your home!

Maintenance Tips for a Healthy Furnace

As with many of the objects in your home, you probably don't give much thought to your furnace unless something goes wrong. As we enter the depths of the winter season, it is important to pay a little bit of extra attention to your furnace in order to ensure that it continues to operate effectively and efficiently for your family. Keep reading to learn about some simple but important maintenance tasks which will help keep your furnace healthy all year long.

Happy Holidays and Best Wishes for the New Year!