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Notorious Schaffhausen House Dismantled for Charity

KSTP The two-story home where three young girls died at the hands of their father in River Falls, Wis., is being dismantled piece by piece this week. The land it's set on will ultimately be sold so that proceeds can go toward building a playground in the memory of 11-year-old Amara, 8-year-old Sophie, and 5-year-old... Continue Reading »

Going Green in the Kitchen

Annette Thomson of Washington, D.C., wants to green up her kitchen remodeling project. "I want to replace old vinyl flooring and add Energy Star appliances," she says. "Is there anything else I can do?" Thomson is on the right track. Going green in the kitchen means replacing vinyl with more sustainable materials and... Continue Reading »

Goodwill Hunting

"Thrifting" to support charity continues to get a lot easier. Goodwill Industries quietly launched a ShopGoodwill.com back in 1999. The bidding format is similar to eBay and lists goodies from around the nation for sale. We say it's time for an updated site. You shouldn't be stuck selecting items to furnish your... Continue Reading »

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