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SF dad solves stolen luggage case for police – and the little cops still haven’t made any arrests

Call it the stolen luggage case on a road trip. And call Tyler Sterkel, the victim in the case, the only person working to crack it. An everyday dad turned amateur sleuth, Sterkel thought he presented the San Francisco Police Department with enough evidence to investigate and maybe even solve the case of who stole […]

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Designer Duds for less, cost-conscious resale trend lets customers dress ‘in style’ while saving money and the planet – CBS Miami

PLANTATION (CBSMiami) – Clothes Mentor in Plantation is a resale clothing chain that offers second-hand designer clothes, shoes and accessories for women. Owner Holly Morris, who grew up in South Florida, quit her job for a New York tech company and opened her franchise just before the COVID shutdown. As soon as the stores reopened, […]

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7-year-old among kids trying to rob Hamilton mall

Four children, including one as young as seven, were caught trying to steal from a Hamilton shopping mall overnight. Chartwell Shopping Center. (Source: Google Maps) Police said they were alerted to the break-in at Chartwell Shopping Center after multiple alarms went off around 1am. They arrived to find the four children, aged seven, 10, 11 […]

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Save Huge Money on Clothes Back to the Office

Millions of Americans are returning to the office this spring for the first time in two years. This means that it may be time to update the wardrobe. But with inflation rising and the stock market falling, many people don’t want to spend hundreds of dollars on new clothes. Linda Swain needs to upgrade her […]

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TikTok is the most downloaded application

Social media is a mess right now, with Elon Musk buying Twitter and Meta continuing to deal with the fallout from “The Facebook Files.” Amid this turmoil, TikTok – the Chinese-owned video-sharing app nearly banned in the United States under the Trump administration – continues to dominate the social media landscape. According to a recent […]

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New York man charged with attempted murder in American Dream shooting

A Brooklyn man has been charged with attempted murder following a shooting at American Dream earlier this month, state police said Tuesday night. On Monday, Anwar Stuart, 20, was arrested at his New York home. He was charged with shooting and seriously injuring a man during an attempted robbery at the East Rutherford retail and […]

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Three Wedding Industry Events for Engaged Couples in Central Ohio

Wedding season is officially in full swing, but there’s a lot more going on than the weddings themselves in central Ohio. If you’re currently planning your wedding for later this year and beyond, we want to put a few local events on your radar. Mark your calendars for the following events that focus on dress […]

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More victims come forward after teenager secretly recorded them in Blue Springs toilet

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. (KCTV) – Court records reveal disturbing new details in an investigation into a 17-year-old accused of secretly filming women using a convenience store restroom in Blue Springs. Earlier this month, police held a press conference in the hope of identifying women who may not be aware they have been registered. Police say […]

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Duff Goldman’s secret weapon in baking is so simple

According to Duff Goldman on Twitter, you only need a few drops of almond extract to take your baked goods to the next level. “Almond extract is another cooking secret weapon,” Goldman tweeted in response to a fan, adding the little hashtag #AceofTaste, a nod to his new show. Browse famous bakers’ recipes online and […]

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5 Awesome Facts About Kane Tanaka’s Health

God bless his soul, Kane Tanaka, the world’s oldest person has died at the staggering age of 119 years and 107 days. According to a family member’s tweet, as reported today, “Kako passed away on April 19.” 【ご 報告】 本 日 報道 れ まし た た 通り 通り 4 月 19 日 に に カ子 […]

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Meagan Good’s estranged husband takes boy on birthday trip

Months after Meagan Good and his pastor wife Devon Franklin split, he marked his 44th birthday with a boys’ trip. The former couple married in 2012 despite strong criticism from the Franklin church community about his wife’s lifestyle. They then ended their marriage in 2021. The ‘Live Free: Exceed Your Highest Expectations’ author took to […]

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Indians prioritize spending on sustainable goods: report

Indians want to leave an impact on the planet by prioritizing spending on sustainable products and contributing to local businesses, according to the American Express Trendex report. Eighty-seven percent of Indian respondents always or often buy sustainable products and 97 percent want to spend money on items that will have a positive impact on local […]

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Surprise twist in Saskatoon murder trial turns on Boss suit jacket worn by defendant

A flippant response from accused killer Leo Daniels during cross-examination prompted the Crown to call Richard Fernuk’s daughters to testify on Friday. Daniels is on trial in the Court of Queen’s Bench in Saskatoon, charged with first degree murder in Fernuk’s death. Fernuk, 68, was found dead, tied to a chair, in his apartment on […]

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Earth Day: 10 things you can do now to help the planet

April 22 is Earth Day and organizations and groups around the world are advocating for people to take the necessary steps to help the environment. When it comes to African Americans and Earth Day, the mainstream media doesn’t give the best portrayal of diversity in environmentalism. However, groups including the National Black Environmental Justice Network […]

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Old Navy avoids price hikes on children’s clothing during back-to-school

Lisa Ellis and Michele Schneider provide insight into the state of the American consumer on “Making Money.” Old Navy is pledging to suspend price increases on select children’s clothing through the end of September to help families make back-to-school shopping amid record inflation. ATLANTA APPLE STORE EMPLOYEES WIRE FOR UNION ELECTION The retailer has announced […]

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Dawn Dillard: Advertising Anomalies | Opinion

Advertisement. It is part of everyone’s life. We watch ads on TV, we see them online, they interrupt our YouTube experience. Most of us stop advertising (unless it’s during the Super Bowl, when most people pay more attention to ads than the game itself.) But, if you really pay attention to the advertising, it’s not […]

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Get your MacBooks now, kids, Covid lockdowns are hitting Apple’s suppliers hard

As Covid cases continue to rise in China, many big tech vendors are having to close their factories or restrict the movement of their workers, which could be a huge headache for Apple this year, as around half of its Chinese suppliers are in and around the worst-hit region of the country. A new analysis […]

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Recycling shop a local first

FOR many people, the closings have offered the opportunity to indulge in new interests, and for Wendy Defrancesco, this hobby has evolved into the creation of a new store that offers something different from the typical furniture. Local Creations is Inverleigh’s newest home decor store, specializing in upcycled items like wardrobes and chairs that Mrs […]

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Texarkana 2022: Smokey and the bandit

“Heading east and down, loaded and trucked, A-we’re gonna do what they say can’t be done.” It’s unlikely anyone grew up in the South and never heard of Smokey and the Bandit before, or better yet, could read those lyrics above without starting to hum along, especially if they were alive in the 70s and […]

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Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra’s baby girl’s name revealed to be Malti Marie

The name of Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra’s granddaughter has finally been revealed. According to the birth certificate obtained by TMZ, the couple named their baby girl Malti Marie Chopra Jonas. Nick and Priyanka welcomed Malti Marie via surrogate on January 15 just after 8 p.m. at a hospital in San Diego, Calif., the certificate […]

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New Mercer Market Vendors Go Beyond Food, Products | News

MERCER – More than 30 vendors are expected to attend the official opening of Mercer Market this Saturday. “We have something for everyone,” said Allie Adams, lead organizer. The market will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays starting April 23 in the Mercer United Methodist Church parking lot at the corner of […]

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Santa Fe Police Department looking to increase presence downtown

SANTA FE, NM (KRQE) – The Santa Fe Police Department is working to make downtown safer for tourists and business owners. One reason a thief was recently caught with hundreds of thousands of dollars in stolen merchandise from downtown stores. “What is going to be amazing is that there will be more traffic from police […]

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“The Most Important Meal of the Year”: Boys & Girls Club to Host Annual Fundraising Breakfast

By Daniel Warn / [email protected] There’s still time to purchase a seat to attend the Boys & Girls Club of Lewis County’s annual The Most Important Meal of the Year fundraising breakfast. The event, which will take place at the Jester Auto Museum and Event Center on Wednesday, will start at 7:30 a.m. and end […]

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How the Great Recession and the Pandemic Changed Fashion and Shopping

Economic downturns have changed the way we shop for clothes. After the Great Recession, fast fashion became the norm for millennials who dress professionally on a budget. The pandemic has been a shift towards second-hand clothes as Gen Z seeks nostalgia and good vibes. Loading Something is loading. You can thank the economy for your […]

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A room-by-room guide to home sustainability

From the kitchen to the closet to the garden, reduce your waste footprint with these local tips and resources. Reduce your waste footprint by reducing single-use containers. / Photography by Nell Hoving Dixon Philadelphians are becoming obsessed (in a good way!) with reducing their trash footprint. Since we’re living in a climate emergency, anything we […]

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4 local manufacturers to discover for sustainable gifts for children

From artist to fashionista, shop these Philadelphia-area makers for eco-friendly treats. Shop for sustainable children’s clothing and toys from these four local manufacturers. / Photography by Nell Hoving Dixon Upgrade your little one’s toy box and closet with durable, eco-friendly and timeless products from these four local manufacturers. For the budding clothes dryer Although the […]

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Vote for Local Businesses on St. Louis Magazine’s A List | Webster Kirkwood Times

Hundreds of area businesses have been nominated for St. Louis Magazine’s 2022 A-List, which celebrates the area’s best in more than 200 categories. Until April 18, readers can vote for the top five nominees in each category. The winner and two runners-up in each category will be featured in the July issue of St. Louis […]

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Children’s consignment shop opens inside mall

Seeking to expand her business, Leesa Blackwood reopened her children’s clothing store this month in the Kalispell Center mall. Helen Dean is a children’s consignment shop that offers gently used children’s clothing and toys. Blackwood first opened the store as Giggles Consignment and Kids’ Shop in Columbia Falls two years ago, but has now moved […]

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Strong attendance for two Easter celebrations, according to the organizers

Celebrations are underway this Easter weekend, including one at the Children’s Museum. This weekend marked the fourth annual Rabbits and Butterflies event, and the kids were thrilled to attend. “It’s great that you know they can run around and you don’t really have to worry about them. They’re in a safe environment,” Jessica Hullsman said. […]

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Siouxland Foster Closet Gives Children in Care Things That Are Unique to Them | Local ways of life

SIOUX CITY — Rochelle Pfeifer remembers pulling out a tote full of shirts one night at the Siouxland Foster Closet and encouraging a girl of about 7 to choose what she wanted. According to Pfeifer, the closet’s founder and director, every time the young girl, who had been placed in foster care an hour earlier, […]

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‘How long can we sit down?’ | Main stories

Operators of 14 shops at the New Forum Fishing Village in Portmore, St Catherine, have been wallowing in misery and despair since their businesses and valuable stock caught fire two Sundays ago as they prepared for the fishing season Easter, when they would traditionally see sales peak. Wholesalers, seafood vendors, restaurant and bar owners had […]

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Dianne Vavra, former Dior publicist, opens a vintage boutique in Huntington

When it’s time to clean out a closet, most people bring a few bags to Goodwill, or maybe have a garage sale. Dianne Vavra opened a store. The Huntington resident, who was vice president of public relations at Dior Beauty for many years before opening her own public relations firm, calls her new boutique, Vavra […]

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Guilty plea in thrift store fire case

A Jefferson City man has been placed on two-year unsupervised probation for pleading guilty to an amended charge in the January 2020 fire at the Salvation Army thrift store. At a hearing before Cole County Judge Cotton Walker, 27-year-old William Musgrove pleaded guilty to misdemeanor misdemeanor burning. He had been charged with attempted first-degree arson, […]

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Kalie Peccerillo: Collecting donations for Ukraine

By Jason Marchi/Zip06.com • 04/13/2022 08:30 AM EST When tragedies occur and people step in to help the victims, a snowball effect can form. The influx of emergency aid is encouraging and comforting. That’s how Kalie Peccerillo feels about the response she received from citizens of North Haven and East Haven who learned of her […]

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A trio of food entrepreneurs make good neighbors in Burlington’s Old North End | Food and Beverage Features | Seven days

Click to enlarge Melissa Pasanen Pat Bannerman Ameen Idris stuck her head in the doorway of the new Mawuhi African Market at 336 North Winooski Avenue last Friday with a smile on her face. The young man […]

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Therapy dog ​​helps youngsters learn literacy skills

Serving as an influence to help youth in the community improve their literacy skills, therapy dog ​​Jessie will visit the Brandon branch of the Western Manitoba Regional Library every Saturday until June. “She just likes people. She prefers people to dogs in the dog park,” Jessie’s owner Earl Martin said with a smile. [therapy].” The […]

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Twist Boutique owner says customers are finding reasons to dress up again | ALXnow

As the pandemic winds down, Kristen Moore says she’s selling more cocktail dresses, blazers and jewelry at her consignment shop in Old Town. Moore, owner twist shop (109 N. Fairfax Street), says customers have opted for more casual styles when forced to work from home, and are now looking to dress for work and events. […]

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Artist Spotlight: snicka | The Rapidian

It was a sunny Tuesday morning when I first encountered Snicka at the crowded cafe on Lyon St. in bustling Midtown Grand Rapids. Having never met her before, I didn’t know what to expect. From our first meeting, I knew our meeting would go well, because she was immediately kind and smiled brilliantly at me. […]

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Premature baby weighing 1lb is smallest to survive incomplete esophagus, doctors say

Baby born at 23 weeks weighing just one pound and with an esophagus that did not connect mouth and stomach is ‘the smallest ever’ to survive the condition, doctors say Harper Jacobo was born weighing 0.45 kg in a hospital in Alliance, Nebraska But doctors there soon discovered her esophagus hadn’t connected to the womb. […]

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How To Shop Vintage Online And In Person – Everything You Need To Know

The first vintage piece I ever bought was an 80s iridescent purple ballgown with a sequined bodice and ruffled skirt. I didn’t have a date for my prom and because of that I decided I would go all out with my dress. It was 2008 and I was living in the middle of New Jersey […]

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Best $3,000 I’ve Ever Spent: Surgery for a Cat I Never Wanted

When people share that they are a “dog person” or a “cat person”, throughout my life I have had to apologetically admit that I was neither. I grew up with dogs, and even owned several as adults, but I never had that warm, fuzzy feeling towards them, that special bond that others so often describe. […]

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Opening of a Mine & Yours consignment store in downtown Ionia

IONIA – A new consignment shop in downtown Ionia offers a variety of items mostly sourced from local vendors. Mine & Yours is now open at 317 W. Main St. in downtown Ionia. It celebrated its grand opening on April 7 with a ribbon cutting from the Ionia Region Chamber of Commerce. Riverside Realty is […]

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Empty Bowl Luncheon Returns to Northwest Alabama

FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) — A northwest Alabama nonprofit is bringing back an annual fundraiser to help feed the hungry in three counties. The Salvation Army Women’s Shoals Auxiliary will again host the Empty Bowl Luncheon on Wednesday, April 13 at the Marriott Shoals Conference Center (10 Hightower Place, Florence). Lunch runs from 11 a.m. to […]

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No recalls for children 12-15, despite regulatory approval

“Children in this age group are unlikely to have serious illness, and of all the children who have come to the hospital, very few are vaccinated,” he said, noting that it was important for parents to ensure that their children received their first vaccination course. Eighty per cent of Australian children aged 12 to 15 […]

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Bits & Pieces Owner Expands Art Store in Coral Ridge Mall

Bits & Pieces owner Deb Olson recently opened a secondary location next door called More Bits & Pieces. Driven by her faith, Olson said the business was her mission in life. Daniel McGregor-Huyer Bits and Pieces is seen at the Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville, Iowa on April 4, 2022. Deb Olson opened Bits & […]

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TakingITGlobal’s Rising Youth Grant will help youth at risk of homelessness

$1,500 grant from Rising Youth will help youth at risk of homelessness settle into their new homes A Port Coquitlam teenager who previously directed her charitable energies towards helping tiny and premature babies is now reaching out to peers a bit older than her. Insiyah Dharsee, 14, uses a $1,500 Rising Youth grant to purchase […]

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New thrift store opens in Fortuna – Times-Standard

There’s a new thrift store in Fortuna, and the owners have a business plan designed to help those less fortunate in the Eel River Valley. Jordan and Leah Dyer opened Found in Fortuna, a nonprofit thrift store in the Redwood Village mall. The Fortuna Chamber of Commerce was on hand recently for a groundbreaking ceremony […]

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How serious are supply chain delays? So bad that companies are already placing holiday orders

It still takes an average of 80-90 days for items to be transported to the United States from Asia, double a previous range of 40-50 days. © 2021 Bloomberg Finance L.P. Plagued by last year’s problems that have not been resolved, companies are leapfrogging two to three months so that history does not repeat itself. […]

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County Wythe Man Creates Unique Lights and Lamps | Community

By JEFFREY SIMMONS | Staff God said, “Let there be light. Travis Jackson said, “Let’s make it funky.” For about seven years now, the Wytheville resident has been transforming old mixers, musical instruments, motors and other antique and vintage memorabilia into unique lamps and fixtures. He began his enlightening journey after his wife, Caroline, imagined […]

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Update: B-SB Manager: Rescue Mission Thrift Store Buildings ‘At Risk of Collapse’ | Local

A Butte-Silver Bow official has officially declared two Uptown buildings that served as a thrift store for the Butte Rescue Mission unsafe, a move that could expedite their proposed demolition. Building official Rusty Christensen invoked a “public safety exclusion” on the buildings at 123-125 E. Park St., nullifying any potential review or action in the […]

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Inflation drives up the cost of child care – CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — When the cost of goods and services goes up, so does the cost of everything else, including the price of child care. Seven-month-old Wynston is a pandemic baby born in August last year. READ MORE: Pittsburgh police are looking for missing 13-year-old Jordan Boyd “I love staying home with him, it’s awesome,” […]

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Spring cleaning: the things we carry

Most people are overwhelmed by the idea of ​​organizing or downsizing an entire household. One way to manage furniture, household items, and other household items you no longer need is to donate them or, for more valuable items, sell them on consignment. The staff at Simple Solution Estate Sales and Services in Ephraim not only […]

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Nonprofit opens thrift store in Albany fully stocked by donations

ALBANY – The storefront at 412 Broadway is now home to a new second-hand retail business, The Vandy Thrift Shoppe. The store had a soft opening on Friday and is operated by Vanderheyden, a Wynantskill-based nonprofit agency dedicated to supporting area families and children. Vandy will be open to the public from 11 a.m. to […]

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Extender legislation keeps New York workers paid during budget talks

Thousands of New York state government employees are assured they will be paid as budget negotiations continue past the April 1 deadline. New York lawmakers have approved interim legislation to help keep state government functioning as overdue budget negotiations continue behind closed doors. Governor Kathy Hochul and legislative leaders could not reach agreement on a […]

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More than 750 new businesses open in Santa Monica

April 4, 2022 3:28 p.m. by Jennifer Taylor The City of Santa Monica has approved more than 750 new business permits over the past year across multiple sectors: health and wellness, restaurants, and retail, to name a few. These new businesses are a welcome and vital addition to Santa Monica after the devastating effects of […]

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Spring Craft Fair | News, Sports, Jobs

Katrina Matlack, who is legally blind, shows some of her paintings. The Warren High/Middle School Band Boosters held their 6th annual spring craft fair in Vincent on Saturday. Over 100 local vendors and artisans participated and more than triple that amount came to support the group by shopping, eating and participating […]

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After spring cleaning, find the right place to donate, sell or throw away items

By Heather Lawrence | [email protected] Spring cleaning isn’t just about wiping down the walls, it’s about decluttering your home and yard. Sandy offers good options. Here’s information about the bulk trash program, what Deseret Industries accepts, and the best way to make money selling at Kid to Kid or a garage sale. Sandy’s Spring 2022 […]

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Mac RV Sales never paid more than 30 shippers, stole $800,000

Over 30 people robbed at RV consignment, police say PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The owner of Mac RV Sales in McMinnville was arrested Saturday after police say an investigation found he and his company never compensated dozens of owners selling their vehicles at his store. According to the McMinnville Police Department, between May 2019 and […]

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Sri Lanka blocks social media amid calls for more protests

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka has blocked access to numerous social media platforms in an effort to prevent further protests blaming the government for the worsening economic crisis. Internet users in most parts of Sri Lanka were unable to access Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, WhatsApp and other social media platforms on Sunday. Netblocks, a […]

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Retro Goods Shop, Coolectibles, Celebrates 10th Anniversary | News

SPOKANE, Wash. — An unassuming storefront in the Garland District, filled top-to-bottom, wall-to-wall — literally — with stuff. Cool stuff. “When their faces light up, it fills my heart,” said Jim MacKenzie. MacKenzie opened coolables in April 2012. He says he wanted to call it “Jim’s Junk”, but his son talked him out of it […]

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Last war in Russia: Vladimir Putin’s forces mine houses and corpses and “use CHILDREN as human shields”

Ukrainian journalist killed near kyiv Earlier, we reported on the death of Maks Levin, a 41-year-old Ukrainian photographer who was allegedly killed near kyiv. We now know more about this story. Ukraine today said photographer and documentary filmmaker Maks Levin was found dead near the capital kyiv after going missing two weeks ago and accused […]

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Grace F. Johnson | Obituary

Grace F. Johnson CLAREMONT – Grace Frances Johnson, 80, died peacefully on March 21, 2022. She was born in Claremont, New Hampshire on April 20, 1941, the daughter of Olive K. and John D. Lovering. She married Charles W. Johnson on August 31, 1957. Grace and Charlie owned and operated Johnson Distributing Co., Cott Quality […]

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The Little Threads children’s resale shop opens in the south of Lyon

Kristen Evans isn’t in the habit of reselling her young daughter’s clothes growing up. Now, after realizing how quickly children can grow out of lightly worn pants and shirts, she has opened Little Threads Children’s Resale Shoppe, 22205 Pontiac Trail in South Lyon. The store serves as a hub for second-hand clothes for children from […]

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7 things to take care of for a premature baby

Image: Shutterstock If your baby was born prematurely, you may be eager to leave the hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit as much as you are excited to bring the baby home after a long hospital stay (NICU). Travel and access to urgent healthcare may be hampered due to the outbreak. However, there is no need […]