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Buying Local: Farmers Markets

Farmers markets range from small to large, someone’s driveway to parking lots to covered city spaces like the one above. The one big thing they all have in common is that they bring the best local (and friendly!) producers, all to one place for your shopping experience. 976 more words

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Just Start Somewhere

Not many years ago, Merriam did not have a group travel program.  Buses would roll through and take in all the sights of Kansas City, enjoy dinner at a nearby restaurant, stay the night somewhere in the metro and head back home with trinkets and fond memories of the heartland–Merriam excluded.  834 more words

IKEA announces opening date for Merriam store

MERRIAM, Kan. — On Tuesday IKEA announced that its new KC-area store will open at 9 a.m. Wednesday, September 10. Customers can begin lining up 48 hours in advance of the store’s opening on Monday. 91 more words


Ignorance is the Misuse of Words.

So up until this point, I have kept everything fairly light. I have had a few things on my mind lately that have been bothering me, so my apologies but I need to vent. 375 more words

Merriam sends powerful disability civil-rights message

First city in heartland America to adopt new access icon

MERRIAM, Kan. (Pop. 11,003) — Until Monday, there was no city outside of The Big Apple that had adopted a newly revised access symbol for people of all disabilities that supporters see as lively, engaged. 695 more words

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Merriam Ibrahim Faces lawsuit by Islamic Relatives-Delaying her Departure for the States

A lawsuit was filed by Merriam’s Islamic Relatives trying to prove she is a Muslim.  This would then make her Christian marriage illegal. This once again, delay’s her departure for the States. (MP)

R. Journal 17: Merriam, "Analyzing Qualitative Data"

Upon reading Merriam’s excerpt on “How to Analyze Quantitative Data”, several aspects of data collection and organization were discussed. The proper, or at least the efficient means of collection and organizing data involves moving from a concrete piece of data/concept to another, generating/observing certain abstract concepts, and transitioning between deductive and inductive reasoning. 481 more words