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  • Six Year Old Chained to Bed
    Chaining 6-year-old son? Utah man accused of shackling son, chaining him to bed
    A Utah father was arrested this week after allegations surfaced that he chained his six-year-old son to the bed frame in the boy’s room. The 28-year-old father from Salt Lake City currently sits in Cache County Jail on four counts of abuse....
  • Brooklyn Labyrinth in LIC, NY
    Sneak peek 5 off-off broadway shows in NYC you should see this week
    September 28, 2013This week's sneak peek of off-off broadway shows in NYC reveals a mix of new and revived plays to entice your theatrical appetite:Oracle Theatre Inc. presents BROOKLYN LABYRINTH at The Chain Theater, 21-28 45 Rd Long Island...
  • Cap Region getting 3rd Menchie's fro-yo shop
    Cap Region getting 4th Menchie's fro-yo shop
    The Menchie's frozen yogurt chain will open its fourth Capital Region location at 11 a.m. Saturday at Colonie Center in the Albany County suburb of Colonie.A ribbon-cutting ceremony plus a variety of specials and activities are planned. Hours:...
  • Smashburger
    An American success story heads north of the border: Smashburger media opening
    Burgers are big business here in Cowtown. That’s a fortunate thing for this burger-lover. I felteven more fortunate when I received an invitation to attend the recent media opening of Smashburger. An American chain, Smashburger is,...
  • Kent Bowen
    Austin area residents participated in historic chain of kidney transplants
    Two Central Texans helped make global health care history.Kent Bowen, 47, of Austin and Sherry Gluchowski, 59, of Leander were two of the links in a record-setting chain of kidney transplants last year involving 30 donors and 30 recipients. It...
  • The Big 3
    Who are the big 3?
    You may have heard them mentioned in passing. You might even think, with good reason, that it refers to Halladay, Hamels, and Lee. Who are the real members of this salty trinity, and how did they achieve such notorious status? It hasn't...
  • 5 Guys Burgers and Fries
    Five Guys Burgers and Fries: Eat like President Obama does
    I love me some burgers, and one of the most buzzed-about chains in the U.S. arrived north of the 49th in 2010. Five Guys Burgers and Fries, of Zagat-rating and President Obama-serving fame, opened its first Calgary location in the Deerfoot Meadows...
  • Tomato
    Why go to a chain? Too many great family-owned restaurants
    Have you been to Old Chicago Pizzeria? Olive Garden? Macaroni Grill? If so, you should be ashamed. No, there’s nothing wrong with these restaurants, per se, but why would you go to them when Fort Collins has so much more to offer?The real...
  • Family living with HIV visiting the Iowa Capital
    Local woman goes to CHAIN's 2011 Day on the Hill
    Tami Haught, President of PITCH (Positive Iowan’s Taking Charge) went to Des Moines on Thursday, February 24th for CHAIN’s 2011 Day on the Hill. CHAIN stands forCommunity HIV & Hepatitis Advocates of Iowa Network. Tami went to talk...
  • Salsa Fresca announces first expansion
    Salsa Fresca announces first expansion
    BEDFORD HILLS, NY -- Salsa Fresca Mexican Grill, founded by a trio of local entrepreneurs, has announced the projected opening of the second link in what it hopes will become a five-location chain.In addition to running the original in Millerton,...
  • McAlister's Deli
    McAlister's Deli
    When it comes to eating out I'll admit I'm fairly set in my ways, especially in the midst of a recession. Every so often, though, an opportunity will present itself to try something new; such is the case with McAlister's Deli which...
  • The sign in front
    Arcadia Garden Cafe offers more than Chinese
    Arcadia Garden Cafe is one of those rare coffee shop versions of a Chinese restaurant very similar to what they have in many parts of Hong Kong and Taipei. First off it looks a little bit like a Norms, only with a bar. Second, it serves a huge...
  • Kabuki Restaurant in Hastings Ranch
    The original Kabuki in Hastings Ranch has a great happy hour
    Kabuki is one of the better high-end Japanese food chains in Los Angeles. it seems that everywhere you look from Old Pasadena, to West LA, to Rancho Cucamonga, there is a Kabuki staring you in the face. And that can be good: hearty, moderately...
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    Wood jewelry - Sustainable and fashionable
    The Eleanor necklace from The Refinery Boutique Photo courtesy Kelly at The Refinery Boutique Related articles Etsy.com – Shop jewelry global, shop jewelry local If you are looking for an effortless but unique piece of jewelry to wear all...
  • Painting outside Cheli's
    Wash your Red Wings woes away at Cheli's Chili Bar
    (Click on the hyperlinks as you read!) It’s early May and your beloved Detroit Red Wings are barely hanging on by a thread. What is a disappointed Wings fan to do? Owner Chris Chelios of Cheli’s Chili Bar in Dearborn might just have...