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January 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

Not much makes us feel more vulnerable than learning of the passing of a friend or family member. Especially heart-wrenching would to be to learn the bad news by way of an email. How would you feel if you received a message through the Internet from a funeral home under the subject line “Funeral notification?”

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January 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

Neena Strichart Publisher We are all part of a family. Some of us belong to many families. Whether it is our family of origin, our extended family, family by marriage, stepfamily, foster family, adopted family or those we inherited when we became godparents, it is all, in many ways, what makes up who we are. […]

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January 10th, 2014 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

Yep, this is another one of my Elvis-centric rants. Although Wednesday, Jan. 8, would have been Elvis’s 79th birthday, my dear husband Steve took me out to celebrate the occasion last Saturday night. We got a bit dressed up (me carrying my fabulous Elvis purse, of course) and headed to Stevens Steakhouse in Commerce for […]

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January 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

Many of us have had less than acceptable experiences at the hands of a merchant’s or restaurant’s careless staff member, dealt with bad customer service or encountered some sort of unsatisfactory situation when we were on the paying end of the bill. In some cases we are quick to complain, however, other times we just […]

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December 27th, 2013 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

Now that Christmas is over for this year, the words “Happy New Year!” seem to be coming from everyone I meet. I’m not saying it isn’t expected, but the sentiment behind the phrase appears to be delivered with a bit more fervor this season. The words don’t appear to be said as wishes or prayers, […]

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