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Hosted on Woolaroc Ranch"s historic grounds, the KidsFest features live entertainment, events, games, wagon rides, and crafts. Visitors are welcome to enjoy the parochial grounds and the beauty of the Osage Hills. The Woolaroc Museum has several historical art pieces and memorabilia. The Ranch also sports a Wildlife Preserve. My first sales were at TAMUCC at a small open art festival event wristbands. Very low-key but sold all my little ink drawings and cards I created for 5 bucks a pop I was stoked... being a poor college woman. Word of mouth is effective and I have enhanced this with having professional business cards to help with referrals. The sport wristbands new self-produced album Valleyheart features the first single Must Be the One as well as the track Take The World plus eight others. She Wants Revenge has taken their varied musical influences and created a body of work that reflects their musical evolution for their third album. The album"s songs root from North Hollywood, the San Fernando Valley suburban enclave, finding mastery at their chosen pursuit, and moving beyond their limitations, be it geographical or metaphorical. The music is still dark and brooding, yet with yearning appeal. Attending concerts of various kinds, plays, musicals and the opera are always good choices. If you want a little bit of excitement and you can control yourself you could share a night at one of the Race Tracks or casinos. Make a limit and don"t go crazy or you will feel sick about that date the next day and many days to come. Once you have a list of suppliers you can request quotes, either written or online. While getting a quote it is important to understand what is included in the price and what isn"t. The costs of transporting, set-up and dismantling of the marquee are usually included in the quote, but it is good practise to confirm that this is the case. After all, you don"t want a small misunderstanding to cause major problems in the event!
A watchtower of the Forbidden City is seen under the blue sky in Beijing on Jan 22, 2018. [Photo/VCG]

BEIJING -- China will begin reducing the average intensity of PM2.5, a major air pollutant, by around 3 percent year on year in Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei and surrounding areas this fall and winter, according to an official plan released Thursday.

The plan was released by the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, several other central government departments and the governments of six provincial-level regions.

From October this year to March 2019, the number of days with heavy air pollution should be reduced by around 3 percent from the same period the year before, according to the plan.

Starting from Oct. 1, emission restrictions should be strictly implemented on heavily-polluting sectors including thermal power, steel, petrochemical and cement, it said.

The document demands local authorities to avoid the "one-size-fits-all" method when it comes to curtailing the output of polluting industries.

Instead, a differentiated approach will be taken, with companies excelling in pollution control to be exempt from output restrictions, according to the plan.

In addition, the plan requires reasonable targets to be set in local programs with regard to converting winter heating sources from coal to cleaner natural gas and electricity, in order to ensure environment-friendly heating supply for residents.

Local authorities should set the targets in accordance with the capabilities of gas and electricity supply, it said.

By the end of October 2018, a total of 3.62 million additional households in Beijing, Tianjin and 26 other cities in nearby regions will have had their coal-fired heating systems converted, the plan noted, citing data included in local government plans.