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(NAPSI)—A few tips and tools, such as bleach, can make cleaning your house easier and even more enjoyable. Find these tricks at www.alenusa.com/en/.



Education experts agree, the best way to engage students in science is with digital resources and students across Texas can use digital technology every day in school for science instruction through the award-winning Discovery Education Science Techbook. Learn more at www.DiscoveryEducation.com/texas.



Companies today can learn a lot from a multi-generation firm that heeds the creed of its founders: The No. 1 rule is that it’s all about the people. East Penn Manufacturing is the second-largest producer of lead batteries in North America. Learn more at www.eastpennmanufacturing.com.



You should get an updated COVID vaccine if your last dose was before September 2022. COVID can still be spread through crowds and an updated COVID vaccine can restore protection from hospitalization, severe illness, or death. Visit www.vaccines.gov for more information about COVID vaccines.



Education experts agree, the best way to engage students in science is with digital resources and sand references to their local environment. Now, students across Florida can use the award-winning Discovery Education Science Techbook. Learn more at www.DiscoveryEducation.com/florida. 



Upfront planning is essential when it comes to storage facilities for boats, RVs and other recreational vehicles, such as motorcycles and ATVs. To learn more and see samples of striking structures, visit the Morton Buildings experts at mortonbuildings.com/projects/vehicle-storage.



If you’ve ever walked an American mall, then you are familiar with Bakers Shoes, Chandlers, J. Riggings, Jeans West, Oak Tree, Wild Pair, 5-7-9 shops, and Dave & Buster’s. Those and many other stores were owned by Edison Brothers, which had 2,000 stores and annual revenue of more than a billion dollars in sales when Martin Sneider headed the company. Now 80 years-old, the St. Louis and New York retailing legend debuts as a novelist. SHELF LIFE (Forefront Books/Simon & Schuster; hardcover, $26) is an engrossing page-turner about a Jewish-American family and how their (fictional) fashion shoe empire, Fratelli Massimo, enriches, splits, and ultimately devastates three generations. 



Giving taxpayer dollars to private schools and vendors that don’t have to account for their spending or the academic outcomes of their students is not good for children or a responsible use of funds. Learn more from the non-profit Raise Your Hand Texas, at www.RaiseYourHandTexas.org.



You can help prevent prescription drug misuse, starting in your own home, by safely disposing of medications. CVS Pharmacy can help with medication disposal kiosks, DisposeRx packets and more. To find a convenient disposal location, visit www.safe.pharmacy/drug-disposal.



On the 75th anniversary of the founding of the modern nation-state of Israel,“The Shortest Road,” book two in The Promised Wars series by New York Times-bestselling author David Robbins, tells the story of Israel’s War for Independence. It’s available in paperback and eBook at www amazon.com.