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A Rich Person Complains About Poor Kids Trick-or-Treating In The Rich Neighborhood, And Look What Happens

This article might make you crazy.  It sure is making the rounds in cyberspace today.

I like to think the world is full of kind and generous people like yourself, and then I read about people who are not that way.  Can you really control who goes where to trick-or-treat on Halloween?

After someone in a wealthy neighborhood asked Dear Prudence for advice on how to handle all the poor kids coming to the rich neighborhood for candy on Halloween, Prudence went off!  Check out some of the delicious response.

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Things to Do in East Texas the Weekend of Oct. 23-25

The beautiful fall weather continues to bless us here in East Texas and this weekend we're expecting temperatures to be a bit higher than normal and there's going to be plenty of sunshine available for all of the events happening around East Texas this weekend.

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Child Fingerprinting Event In Tyler Friday

As a parent when it comes to our kids, their safety is our number one priority. We must do whatever we can to keep them safe and one way is through fingerprinting. A free fingerprinting event is scheduled for Friday, October 24th in Tyler.

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State Fair Brought In More Money Than Ever This Year

If you went to the State Fair of Texas this year, you were part of a record-breaking event.

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McDonalds Has Plans To Bring Back The McRib

So...Just when you set your taste buds on a McRib, McDonalds drops it from the menu.  I know, I know.  It's not easy to be a fan of the McRib. It's kinda like that non-committal girlfriend.  Once you really make up your mind to get serious and fall in love, it's gone.

The McRib has been an off-and-on offering at McDonalds for years, and its last appearance was in 2011.  And fans of that boneless pork sandwich will be happy to know it's coming back at "most McDonalds restaurants."

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Rose Festival, Rose Parade, Yamboree & More Happenings In East Texas

There's definitely not a shortage of things to do in East Texas this weekend!

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Student Debt in Texas Isn’t All That Bad

It's not ideal to have a load of debt after college, but students in Texas have less debt than students in other parts of the country.

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The Average Person Spends $77 on Halloween

Have you added up how much you spend on costumes and candy?  The National Retail Federation says those things plus the decorations and pumpkins to carve, add up to $77.52 per person.  That's plenty, but if you have kids doesn't that actually seem a little low?  

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People From This State Are Flocking To Texas

Are you a native Texan, or do you transfer in from another state?  I'm originally from Nebraska and I moved to Texas in 1996.  I have friends who moved here from Arkansas, Illinois, Oklahoma, and Michigan, and I'm sure you and your friends can add to that list.

The Texas population is always growing it seems, and people are coming from one state more than any other.

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Things To Do In East Texas For Saturday, October 11th

This time of the year there are plenty of great things to be a part of in East Texas and this Saturday is no different. East Texans can find some great deals with garage sales, can support a great cause, head to a festival, catch a free movie and more!

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Here’s How To Turn A Pumpkin Into A Beer Keg

This might be fun at your Halloween party.

The beer comes right out the spigot that's you'll insert when you channel your best artsy, inner Martha Stewart.  Or maybe we don't have to be too crafty on this

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Homes In This Texas City Are Priced Way Too High

We all want our homes to be worth big bucks, right?  But of course with that comes the obligation to pay higher taxes and such.  High home values aren't always a win-win, and sky-rocketing values don't come without a cost.

A new report says one Texas city has the most over-priced homes in the entire country, and those homes are priced about 19 percent higher than they should be.  

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