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Protecting consumers in the letting and managing agent market: call for evidence

The government consultation on cracking down on abuses by managing agents and letting agents closes today at 11.45 pm


Residents are encouraged to give their views about Rendall and Rittner’s management at Chelsea Bridge Wharf. 1,114 more words


A recent New Yorker (October 30 issue) had an investigative article which provided exhaustive account of the extensive marketing behind the proliferation of OxyContin .  I do mean exhaustive on several levels: the reporter devoted many hours and commendable effort to the piece.   530 more words

Pollution’s Annual Cost? $4.6 Trillion and 9 Million Dead

❝ And that was just in 2015, according to a new global report on the consequences of humanity’s actions.

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❝ Pollution in all its forms killed 9 million people in 2015 and, by one measure, led to economic damage of $4.6 trillion, according to a new estimate by researchers who hope to put the health costs of toxic air, water and soil higher on the global agenda.

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October 17, 2017- Charlatans, Hucksters and Thieves- 2 Timothy 4:2-4

For the time is coming when people will not put up with sound doctrine, but having itching ears, they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own desires, and will turn away from listening to the truth and wander away to myths. 603 more words

Christian Living

October 12, 1917

Such was the frequency of fatalities among Ashbourne’s soldier that the headline ‘Another Ashbournian Killed’ was reused in edition after edition. In the days of letterpress printing the line of type may have actually been lifted over from one week to the next. 635 more words

Taking Care of Business... Sort Of

When your dad owns the place, it changes the way you approach it.

I am reminded every time I see a certain pastor’s wife from my childhood of the time I asked her, “Do you know who my dad is?” 668 more words

God In The Mess