Christmas Car Gadget Gift Ideas

When running life’s little errands, some fun, useful gadgets can make your time behind the wheel a lot less stressful and much more enjoyable. With Christmas just around the corner and gift-giv- ing on our minds handy carriers and consoles will give you a place for your stuff, from sodas and cellphones to groceries, helping to keep the interior of …

Huntington Beach Free Concerts

Huntington Beach, CA Concerts Huntington Beach Concert Band Summer Series Sundays July – September, 5 p.m. Central Park 7111 Talbert Huntington Beach, CA (714) 891-6856 hbconcertband.org Free June 25, 2017, 5 p.m. Huntington Beach Concert Band Patriotic pastiche: music of America July 2, 2017, 5 p.m. Night Blooming Jazzmen Traditional Dixieland Band July 9, 2017, 5 p.m. Golden West Pops Popular music for …

Car Tips

The Oil Make sure the engine is cold. With some cars, the automaker recommends that the oil be checked after the engine has been warmed up.  Check your manual.   Coolant Check the coolant level while the engine is cool or lukewarm. If you have driven the car let the engine cool for several hours. Do not leave the engine …

Spring Clean Your Car!

Spring Clean Your Car! We think of spring cleaning our homes or planting our gardens but what about cleaning your car? I am talking about a deep cleaning on your vehicle; a cleaning that maintains the value of your vehicle and potentially diverts future problems. You can do it yourself or take it to the professionals.  Here are some tips …

Dental Guide on Common Gum Diseases

Dental Guide on Common Gum Diseases Gum diseases are typically inflammation of our gum line which can have an adverse effect on the surrounding bone that supports our teeth from Banta Family Dental.  Gum disease is categorized from its severity; from the least to the most serious cases; gingivitis, the periodontitis, and the advanced periodontitis.  The disease can be painless …

The Ultimate Truck Driving Playlist

What makes a great truck-driving playlist? While there isn’t any one thing that qualifies a song to be on this kind of playlist, some things definitely help: No Sleepy Ballads While some truly great ballads and slow-paced songs exist, it’s important to stay awake while driving. Fun, fast-tempo songs work much better. The majority of the songs on this (or …