The Streets of Beaver as They Used to Be

The Streets of Beaver as They Used to Be

Above: Exterior photo of Myrtle’s family’s plumbing shop, W.B. Laughlin, circa 1905. The plumbing shop was located at 428 Third Street. Beaver is the place we call home – warm, friendly, familiar. We know the streets and our friends who live on them; the best shops...
Beaver Through the Ages

Beaver Through the Ages

As the world has entered into a new decade, we felt it appropriate to celebrate by reminiscing about the days of Beaver Borough gone by. We asked for memory submissions on Facebook, and our followers did not disappoint. Check out what they had to say…if their stories...
5 Home Improvement Projects That Will Lower Your Monthly Bills

5 Home Improvement Projects That Will Lower Your Monthly Bills

From water bills to energy bills and everything in between, the monthly cost of being a homeowner can add up to hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Fortunately, it is possible to reduce those expenses. All you need to do is complete one or more of the following...
DIY Dish Detergent

DIY Dish Detergent

When you buy a commercial brand of dishwasher detergent, you’re not always sure of its quality. If it’s a cheap brand with low-quality ingredients, it is unlikely to get your dishes very clean. Unfortunately, it can also cause erosion inside of your dishwasher. To...
How to Make Your Home Allergen-Free This Spring

How to Make Your Home Allergen-Free This Spring

Spring is a time of rejuvenation. The snow recedes and flowers arise. Birdsong fills the air and so do allergens. We want to enjoy this wonderful season for all its worth, but that can be difficult in between sniffles and the occasional cough. Thankfully, there are...
Five Potted Plants That Make Great Holiday Gifts

Five Potted Plants That Make Great Holiday Gifts

Potted plants make a great holiday gift for so many people on your list: the hostess of a Christmas buffet, your child’s teacher, or your officemate. Here are five beautiful blooming plants that are sure to provide holiday cheer: Cyclamen Cyclamens are hardy...