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Your home might qualify for free fixes to make it more energy efficient

AUSTIN (Nexstar) – If you’re reading this, you might qualify for free energy-efficient fixes to your home that could keep your utility costs down. The Weatherization Assistance Program, funded through federal grants from the Department of Energy, is a cost-saving measure for low-income families. "We’ll install solar screens, add insulation, install HVAC systems, insulate walls, […]

Grand Prairie will be first city to host “The Big Event”

Joe Nussbaum is proof that sometimes the ideas college-aged kids dream up are good ones. In 1982, he was a student at Texas A&M University. Nussbaum and a few fellow Aggies wanted to organize a community service project to give back to College Station, Texas. Nussbaum took the lead with the idea that if he […]

Grand Prairie Elementary School, Frankfort, Illinois – March 2018

Grand Prairie Elementary School is a P-2 school in District 157C, and is located at 10480 Nebraska Street in Frankfort, Illinois. There are currently 39 homes for sale ranging from $69,900 to $679,900. Averages for Grand Prairie Elementary School Taxes: $9,981 Association Fees: $0 Home Size: 2,826 ft2 Lot Size: 0.58 acres Year Built: 2004 […]

Harvey homes take center

Homeowner Tracy Scoggins, second from left, tears up as she prays with Eight Days of Hope volunteers in her gutted kitchen Saturday, March 10, 2018 in Dickenson. Thousands of volunteers spread out across the Houston area to help more than 500 homeowners repair or rebuild their homes in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Start the […]

California buyers pay $19M for The Grove at Pleasant Valley in LR

The new owner of The Grove at Pleasant Valley Apartments in west Little Rock is planning upgrades. RSJ Cameron, a limited liability company in Santa Cruz, Calif., plus about a dozen other entities also from California paid $19 million recently to buy The Grove at Pleasant Valley Apartments in west Little Rock. Teresa Bruno, Canyon […]

Bias persists in Texas home loans

Latinos and African-Americans in five Texas metro areas — including Longview — were more likely to be denied a conventional mortgage loan when compared with non-Hispanic whites, a new analysis has found. The review of millions of federal records by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting found that redlining — the practice of charging […]

Cryptocurrency-mining malware spotted on more than 4200 sites including UK, US, and Australian government sites

Security researcher Scott Helme has spotted a third-party exploit that injects a script that mines cryptocurrency on over 4,200 sites, from the UK NHS to the US Courts’ official site to the sites of other esteemed security researchers. Helme argues that the Report URI tool he developed can interdict this kind of attack, and advises […]