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SUN BAR electric space heater made by Superior Electrics Ltd., Pembroke, On.

With unseasonably colder temperatures cover Eastern Ontario, I thought it was time to show how we used to and still keep warm.  This copper-backed SUN BAR space heater was fabricated by Superior Electrics Ltd., of Pembroke in the 1940s. 11 more words

Artifact Of The Week

San Bruno Man Accused Of Killing, Cutting Up Man After Space Heater Dispute Pleads Not Guilty

REDWOOD CITY (CBS SF) — A San Bruno man accused of killing his neighbor and cutting up the body in a dispute over a space heater pleaded not guilty plea Monday afternoon, San Mateo County prosecutors said. 221 more words


Official: Space heater caused blaze that killed 4 children

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A house fire in rural Oregon that killed four children and critically burned three other family members started with a portable space heater that was being used after a fireplace malfunctioned, a volunteer fire chief said Thursday. 412 more words

National / World

One-Liner Wednesday – Improving Memory

Before you delete this post, let me assure you that I’m not going to suggest, a potion, exercise, supplement or on-line service to help you improve your memory. 512 more words

One Line Wed

Warming Up Safely With a Space Heater

Sometimes it makes sense to warm up just a small area like an office or bedroom rather than turn on your central heating system. Portable, or room, heaters can effectively and efficiently heat smaller areas of a home or business. 303 more words

Electric Safety

Boat fire caused by space heaters in Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – Units responded to a boat fire in the 200 block of Congress Way early Saturday morning.

Hampton Fire officials they received the call at 5:30 a.m. 45 more words


Space heater safety

MASON CITY, Iowa – Mason City Fire Marshal Jamey Medlin says when wanting to take the chill out of your home, don’t plug your space heater into an extension cord.  148 more words