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Gubernatorial Candidates Debate in Springfield

September 29th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) -- The five candidates vying to become the next governor of Massachusetts came together in their first televised debate at CityStage in Springfield in a one hour debate Monday night. It comes the same day that a...

Angie’s List: Dealing with a Bee Infestation

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June 3rd, 2014
(WGGB) -- You're probably expecting a few guests this summer, but what if 50,000 guests made a surprise visit -- and had no plans to leave? That's the size of the average bee colony and while you certainly don't want them taking up residence...

Angie’s List: Replacing Your Front Door

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May 27th, 2014
(WGGB) -- Improving your home's curb appeal is a smart investment and nothing makes your home more inviting than an attractive front door. In today's Angie's List report, we show you how a front door upgrade can reduce your energy bills and...

Angie’s List: Cleaning Your Grill

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May 20th, 2014
(WGGB) -- We're gearing up for Memorial Day weekend, which is typically the unoffical start of grilling season, but if it's been a while since you fired up your grill, a checkup may be in order. A good grill should last for many years, but...

Angie’s List: Renting a Car

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April 22nd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (wggb) - Families are dreaming of spring break getaways. You've spend a lot of time planning your perfect vacation - from booking the hotel to researching restaurants. But there's one thing you may have overlooked. In today's...

Angie’s List: Mastering a New Skill – 4/15

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April 15th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (wggb) - Whether you've always wanted to learn to tickle the ivories or dance the tango - mastering a new skill can benefit the mind, body and soul. In today's Angie's List report, we learn how to get the most our of your...

Angie’s List: Getting Your House in Order in 2014

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January 28th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (wggb) -  There's a lot of upkeep when you own a home. If you've ignored any much needed repairs, the New Year is a good time to take inventory of that needs attention. Now Angie's List has some advice on getting your house in...

Angie’s List: Doing a Home Energy Audit

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December 24th, 2013
(WGGB) -- 2013 is drawing to a close, but before you focus on new resolutions, you may want to complete one more project this year. If you make your home more energy efficient before December 31, you could be eligible for a federal tax...

Angie’s List: Holiday Tipping

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December 17th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Tipping is a topic many of us wrestle with throughout the year, especially during the holiday season. Trying to figure out who to tip and how much can be confusing. 'Tis the season for giving...and the time of year to tip your hair...

Angie’s List: How to be a Better Customer

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December 10th, 2013
(WGGB) -- It's often said that the customer is always right, but how you behave as a customer can impact the customer service you receive. Like the tango, it takes two to make any business interaction a good one. If you want great...

Angie’s List: Finding a More Efficient Toilet

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December 3rd, 2013
(WGGB) -- Flush after flush after flush. Your toilet goes through gallons of water each day. That puts stress on rubber seals, copper pipes and the porcelain bowl. While toilets have a long lifespan, you'll eventually have to swap yours...

Angie’s List: Fire and Water Restoration

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November 27th, 2013
(WGGB) -- Whether your home as suffered a tiny bit of smoke damage or complete fire and water destruction, the cleanup process can leave you feeling overwhelmed. Angie's List says it might be a good idea to hire professionals to clean and...

Angie’s List: Cleaning Your Gutters and Downspouts

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November 5th, 2013
(WGGB) -- It's a fall chore no one likes to do, but if you don't clean your gutters regularly, you could be asking for trouble. If you can't or don't want to got on your roof or a ladder to clean your gutters, call a professional to do the...

Angie’s List: Choosing a Contractor for Your Home

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October 22nd, 2013
(WGGB) -- These days many homeowners opt to make improvements to their current home. Your house is your biggest asset, so you want to make sure your hire a contractor who will get the job done the way you want it. When interviewing your...

Angie’s List: Selecting a New Refrigerator

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October 15th, 2013
(WGGB) -- If your refrigerator is preforming poorly, it may be on it's last legs. Now is a good time to be on lookout for deals as stores will be making way for new models before the end of the year. When large appliances, like the...

Angie’s List: Tax Credits When Choosing a New Furnace

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October 8th, 2013
(WGGB) -- The average family spends at least $2,000 a year on energy bills. More than half of that goes to heating and cooling your home. If you need to replace your furnace, now may be a good time - tax credits for qualifying products...