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Scream for the Camera

My senior year in high school I worked at Expressly Portraits in the Ashtabula Mall.  I didn’t work there for very long; in fact, I frequently forget that I worked there at all.   880 more words

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What is Lent All About Anyways? Guest Blogger, Chick R Explains. Kinda...

I was raised Catholic.

In my family, this meant my sisters and I were dragged to church every Sunday by my very Catholic grandfather, “Papa”. When I say ‘very Catholic,’ I mean he had a rosary and a bible in his nightstand (next to his Scotch), drank and swore like a sailor, frequented the dog track, moonlighted as a bookie and wouldn’t take communion, because that was a “good time to go and get the car started.”  I should also mention we attended the 10 o’clock mass at Sacred Heart, because the service was only thirty minutes, a sprint compared to the hour and fifteen minutes at our other church. 1,137 more words

Quick Shopping Haul

It’s Palm Sunday and I wanted to make a quick stop at the mall.  I had some coupons from JC Penney and Victoria’s Secret that I wanted to use. 105 more words


HOMELESS HELP: 'Ellen' Surprises DM Pizzeria Owner, Again

Another trip to the Ellen show netted another big donation for a Des Moines restaurant owner Friday.

For the second time in two weeks, Derrick Walton was a guest on Ellen. 133 more words


Spring Trend: Kimonos

Photos courtesy of Forever21.com, JCPenney.com, Nordstrom.com, and UrbanOutfitters.com.

Trouble at Target: 3 questions for CEO Gregg Steinhafel

The U.S. retailer faces a cloud of uncertainty as it deals with the fallout of its credit card data breach.

FORTUNE — Let’s cut right to the chase. 709 more words

Term Sheet

Attraction, not promotion

If you are familiar with 12-step recovery programs you know that most employ the Eleventh Tradition of Alcoholics Anonymous, which goes as follows: “Our public relations policy is based on attraction rather than promotion.” 448 more words