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Economics classes come to life at Whiteland High School

Senior Halle Nett, right, sells a scroll to a student Friday as part of her economics class at Whiteland Community High School. ANDY BELL-BALTACI | DAILY NEWSPAPER In the large group instruction room at Whiteland Community High School, economics students showcased and sold baked goods, artwork and store-bought items to a crowd of their peers. […]

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Women-owned resale boutique features designer brands and more

Tucked away on the corner of La Mesa Boulevard, women’s resale boutique Act II is celebrating its 40th year of dressing up locals with lightly worn, “soft on your budget” clothing. Owned by 89-year-old Dolores Buller, the store specializes in second-hand items that are on-trend with today’s styles. After her divorce, Buller said, she found […]

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Guest column: Ready to roll up your sleeves, get the job done – Albert Lea Tribune

Guest column: Willing to roll up the sleeves, get the job done Posted 8:45 p.m. on Friday, October 28, 2022 Guest column by Brad Edwin Hello, my name is Brad Edwin and I am very happy to have the opportunity to represent you again. I am the current County Commissioner for District 1. District 1 […]

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7 new Houston stores on our radar right now

If there is anything who you can always rely on in Houston, it’s traffic (of course); however, the city is also home to exciting new businesses and one-of-a-kind stores. The Texas Workforce Commission reported that Metro Houston was home to over 160,000 establishments in 2020. Coupled with Houston’s Rapid Population Growththe number […]

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Cleveland Consignment Shoppe in Woodmere to celebrate 10th anniversary on November 15

WOODMERE, Ohio — Julie Leddy, CEO and co-owner of Cleveland Consignment Shoppe, says it’s rare for a store to stay open for 10 years and continue to grow. “I feel like retail in Cleveland is tough, in general,” she said. “Being a boutique is hard, and then a pandemic on top of everything else is […]

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Obituary: Grant Adams | Obituary

From an early age, Grant had an innate desire to find states of being that most people don’t seek until they were older and had lived a few years. This is not the case with Grant. From an early age, Grant Michael Adams longed to experience transcendence and oneness with the world and people around […]

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5th graders learn and earn money

PLYMOUTH — Hundreds of local children learned lessons in lifelong entrepreneurship on Thursday while achieving beautiful change in the process. The second annual Plymouth Children’s Trade Fair has been moved to Plymouth South High School this year to try and accommodate the throngs of shoppers. Some 265 fifth graders, more than double the number at […]

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A slow fashion stylist explains how to build a capsule wardrobe

“Essentially, you’re building a collection of items that you love to wear and feel good in.” It is widely believed that Albert Einstein wore the same outfit every day to avoid wasting brainpower deciding what to wear. Whether or not that’s true is up for debate, but that hasn’t stopped thinkers and leaders — including […]

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Eco Reps Holds Annual Campus Sustainability Day – The Rider News

By Olivia Nicoletti Clothing swap, do-it-yourself recycling bin, tie-dye shirts and giveaways: The Office of Sustainability had another hit on Sustainability Day on Oct. 20 on Campus Green in front of Cranberry’s. This day was in promotion of National Campus Sustainability Day, meaning it was an event that went beyond just Rider’s campus. Rider participated […]

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What’s the good news, Quad Cities?

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – Whenever you need a dose of good news to contrast with the usual fare in the 24/7 news culture, you can count on this regular feature. Each month, QuadCities.com’s Sean Leary and KWQC-TV6’s Paula Sands Live team up to bring you a peek at some of the fun, interesting and positive […]

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The RealReal expands its major offerings with 11 Honoré partnerships

The real real increases its size range with the addition of a new partnership. In partnership with the inclusive feminine brand 11 Honoré, The real real will add some 430 extended size styles luxury items to its range of returnable goods. 11 Honoré shipped its private label products as well as items from parent retailer […]

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AGING WITHOUT GRACE: Trust the children | Lost Coast Outpost

“Age is, of course, a stroke of fever / which every physicist must fear.It’s better to be dead than still live/When he’s past his thirtieth year. — Paul Dirac, winner of the 1933 Nobel Prize in Physics Not just physicists either. For instance : Alexander The Great had conquered most of the known world of […]

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New York’s potential winter spike in COVID cases doesn’t worry New Yorkers

With the weather cooling, public health officials are warning of a likely rise in COVID cases as they monitor new, potentially more contagious Omicron variants. But New Yorkers are largely overwhelmed. They are happy to be back to a situation close to normal and most have no intention of retreating. “I’m not worried,” said Kathryn […]

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RetailMeNot’s Holiday Shopping Tips: Buy Early, Buy Used

Shop early if you want to save money on holiday gifts this year, according to RetailMeNot shopping expert Kristin McGrath — in case you haven’t noticed, Black Friday sales have slipped from Thanksgiving until October. RetailMeNot, which calls itself a savings destination, is popular with bargain hunters. It provides coupons and promo codes to shoppers […]

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Good things keep growing thanks to Medomak Exchange

Good Things Thrift & Craft Shop is located at 14 Washington Road in Waldoboro. The lobster traps in the lower left were donated by a local fisherman. Peggy Davis said parking is available for area fishermen to sell directly to customers. (photo Elisabeth Walztoni) Running a thrift store was not part of Ron and Peggy […]

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I’m average height and found the perfect size 12 jeans for curvy women from Abercrombie

A MID SIZE woman has found the perfect pair of size 12 jeans from Abercrombie that are comfy and cute. The quirky individual shared a video aimed at the curvy community featuring an in-depth review of jeans that address popular issues associated with the article of clothing. 3 TikTok user Kate says she found the […]

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Mallory Kaye gives a historic LA ranch a French makeover

When this sprawling stucco home in Brentwood, Los Angeles changed hands in 2019, headlines heralded it as one of Dean Martin’s former homes. But the architectural provenance of the building is equally interesting: the 3,256-square-foot ranch house is one of the earliest designs by architect Clifford May who helped promote the concept of indoor/outdoor living. […]

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I Work In A Thrift Store – People Throw These 5 Things Out

For the past few weeks I’ve been in an extreme state of closet cleaning. Living in a small apartment in New York is never easy when you’re an avid buyer, and I’ve reached my limit. I find it hard to let go of things I once loved or never wore, which has led to several […]

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Clay pays respect to his family at Indian Mound Mall’s Cricket’s Closet

HEATH – She opened a store – and named it after her family property and her late grandfather. “I feel like I’m like every other kid,” Casey Clay said. “I had so many dreams. I think my most outrageous one was that I was going to play professional basketball. “I dreamed of being independent,” she […]

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Chocolate market worth USD 1,96,523.54 million by 2028 at

New York, U.S., Oct. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Market overview The Market Research Future (MRFR) report points out, “chocolate market Information by Product, Form, Category, Distribution Channel and Region – Forecast to 2028The market will reach $1,96,523.34 million by 2028, at a CAGR of 4.79%. Market summary One of the most popular sweets with […]

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West Bengal: Smuggled snake venom worth Rs 30 Crore seized in Ghoshpukur forest in Darjeeling

Calcutta, October 17: The West Bengal Forest Department on Sunday seized smuggled snake venom with an estimated street value of Rs 30 crore in the Ghoshpukur forest range in Darjeeling district. According to Ghoshpukur Range Ranger Ranger Sonam Bhutiya, the venom weighing around 2.4kg was stored in a crystal jar. West Bengal shock: Passenger pushed […]

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Pharrell Williams explains why he created his new auction site Joopiter – Robb Report

Cash in, cash out: Pharrell Williams sells a massive stock of personal effects, including the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Skeleton Perpetual Calendar he wore in his 2004 ‘Frontin” video and a diamond-set 18-karat yellow gold Lorraine Schwartz ear ring of a 23.7 carat sapphire. And that’s just the beginning. The auction, dubbed “Son of Pharaoh,” […]

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Shop Your Way at These Newly Opened Boutiques – Manila Bulletin

Whether it’s everyday pieces, sporting finds, or something more luxurious, these stores are the go-to spots this payday weekend. While the pandemic has paved the way for the rise of e-commerce, for many nothing could replace the experience of shopping in a physical store, seeing the pieces perfectly displayed and trying them on before closing […]

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WTSA News For Your Thursday October 13:

WTSA News For Your Thursday October 13: A subsidiary of Hydro-Québec buys a company that operates 13 hydroelectric power stations in Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. HQI US Holding LLC’s $2 billion purchase of Great River Hydro LLC and its dams that produce 589 megawatts of electricity will provide Hydro-Quebec with the largest hydroelectric operation […]

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How a collection of never-before-shown vintage prints by Vivian Maier arrived in Durham

Seeing Through the Eyes of Vivian Maier: The Vivian Maeir Research Project | Saturday October 15 and Sunday October 16, various times | The Fruit, Durham The story of how Durham artist and collector Jeff Goldstein came to own several thousand vintage prints of Vivian Maier beginning, as Goldstein puts it, with “everything from bed […]

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New Independent Bookstore Opens in Avondale | Company

Charity Harrington and Amy Miller, former English teachers at the Odyssey Institute in Buckeye, were looking to start a new chapter in their lives. So they opened the Immortal Trees bookstore in Avondale. “We just let go of our teaching contracts last spring and we’ve finished the year,” Harrington said. “Before that, we used to […]

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Woods Brim with Scandinavian arts and crafts at ‘Cottages In The Woods’

GENEVA, IL – A gnome, giant pumpkin and one or two fairies will welcome visitors to “Cottages in the Woods,” to be held in the beautiful woods of Geneva’s Bon Templier Historical Park, on Saturday October 15 and Sunday October 16 october. The woods will be teeming with Scandinavian crafts, Swedish cuisine, folklore and entertainment […]

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Downtown Waterville consignment shop moves to Portland

WATERVILLE, Maine – A consignment store in downtown Waterville is preparing to close after more than a decade in business and relocate to Portland. Madlyn’s new and used consignment shop opened in 2010 and leased space under L. Tardif Jeweler, a local business on Main Street. The store moved a few doors down to 42 […]

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Sharon McCully | News, Sports, Jobs

September 28, 1939-Oct. 7, 2022 MARSHALL — Services for Sharon McCully, 83, of Marshall are held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Marshall. Burial with military honors will take place at a later date in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Hamilton Funeral Home in […]

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Eat, Drink, Savor: Lighthouse 55 Bakery to Close October 22

The Hollister business has been a blend of faith, family and fine baking for eight years. Lighthouse 55 at Hollister has been a beacon for those looking for unique wedding cakes, birthday cakes, and finely baked baked goods like cookies and desserts. But after eight years, owner Lorie Rios decided to close the bakery on […]

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LIFE Ministries in Prairie Grove sees increased need for drive-thru pantry

PRAIRIE GROVE — LIFE Ministries drive-thru food pantry serves 250 to 275 older adults each month, significantly higher than before the pandemic, ministry officials say. The all-volunteer ministry organizes a food day for people aged 65 and over on the fourth Saturday of the month. For the September drive-thru, on September 24, cars were lined […]

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Former owner of Timeless Treasures faces trial in embezzlement case

Phil Gardner, left, and Andrea Bowen-Gardner pose inside their San Luis Obispo Timeless Treasures consignment store. Photo courtesy of Kevin Rock A judge ruled there was enough evidence in the embezzlement case against the former owner of Timeless Treasures consignment shop to take the case to court. Andrea Bowen-Gardner, who owned the former San Luis […]

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Mom Gets Son Licensed to Goodwill and Teaches Valuable Lesson

*Featured image contains photo by Kindel Media We are all more than the clothes we wear. It’s worth whether we have the privilege of shopping at a designer store or getting our yarns from a thrift store. Well, one mother wanted to make sure her son never forgot this when she taught him a lesson […]

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Volunteers Wanted at Habitat’s ReStore, WFHB Radio and with the Wildcat Group

The Bloomington City Volunteer Network is your source for local volunteer information. For a complete list, visit BloomingtonVolunteerNetwork.org or call 812-349-3433. The inclusion of an organization on this list does not imply the City’s endorsement or endorsement of the organization’s activities or policies. Information and registration information for the following opportunities can be found online […]

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Downtown Geneva will host the 4th annual Jack-O’-Lantern Walk on Friday – Shaw Local

GENEVA – Sixty shopkeepers from downtown Geneva are coming together for the fourth year of the Festival d’Automne, which includes a self-guided Jack-O’-Lantern walk from 5pm to 8pm on Friday October 7 and a First Fridays event where shops stay open later, offer promotions and fall new arrivals, according to a press release. Participating businesses […]

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SCENE – Fall style standards and Halloween cries for fashion | South Minn scene

Hoping to look “boo-tiful” all October long, or just want to be “fall-bulous” this fall? Either way, southern Minnesota is full of unique boutiques and teeming with thrift stores, all of which are fantastic resources for the perfect seasonal outfit – or a good spooky Halloween outfit. Say you want to watch up-to-the-minute and on-trend. […]