Art Chance: Election year coming up and labor agreements expire in June 2022

By ART CHANCE The state’s industrial relations section website dates back only to the mid-2000s with archived labor agreements. Few, if any, of these exist in hardcover and printed copies. From the start of negotiations, the agreements had been painstakingly hand-typed, rigorously edited and, once approved by both parties, signed …

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Granville Business Helps Connect Older Foster Children to Furniture

Samantha Stearns’ business, Songbird Transitions, started in 2016 after returning to Ohio with her husband. Through a partnership with an organization supporting children and foster families, a Granville-based company helps older people downsize their homes and donate some of their belongings to children leaving the foster care system. “We are …

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Artist Fills St. Louis Hills Condo with Eclectic Art and Furniture | Home & Garden

She chose iconic modern pieces to furnish the home she bought after her divorce at a time when classic modern and mid-century modern pieces were available and affordable. Her first purchase, a spare Wilhem Wagenfeld Bauhaus table lamp, is near a richly carved Italian chair from the traditional Kirkwood house …

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Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Lucy Porter’s wedding to a famous actor who starred in Endeavor

One of the celebrities appearing on this season of Celebrity Antiques Roadshow is comedian and actress Lucy Porter, famous for appearing on panel shows like Will I Lie to You? as well as on the Radio 4 panels. After starting out as a journalist, Croydon-born Lucy, 48, found her true …

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A gift guide to buying art in Wichita

Courtesy If you are looking for unusual gifts this holiday season, Wichita galleries, local boutiques and pop-ups offer plenty of opportunities to purchase a unique piece of art. Local gallery owners say that if you buy from a local artist, the impact of the gift goes beyond the recipient. “Donating …

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Food, clothing and gift drive supports Newport teens this Christmas

NEWPORT – For the past few years, a para-educator at Rogers High School has organized a closet and pantry for her students. The effort grew into a Thanksgiving food drive and Christmas gift drive specifically to serve older students and their families. The closet allows students in the alternative learning …

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Safety razors are a well-established subject

Has there ever been something so misnamed as safety razors? More secure than what? For decades, men have gone to work with small pieces of tissue attached to their faces to stop the bleeding. Nonetheless, as city work increased in the early 1900s and beards fell out of favor, safety …

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Learn more about Amazon Prime’s Try Before You Buy Clothing program.

If you are an avid online shopper, Amazon allows you to try on new clothes without committing to an actual purchase until you are sure it’s the right garment for you. it’s called Try before you buy the program, and it allows members to test eligible women’s, men’s and children’s …

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Beyoncé’s nail art gives a chic upgrade to the classic French manicure

LONDON, ENGLAND – JULY 14: Beyonce Knowles-Carter attends the European Premiere of ‘The Lion King’ at Odeon Luxe Leicester Square on July 14, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett / Dave Benett / WireImage) Beyoncé is an icon of eternal beauty, so maybe it’s no surprise that …

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Rose Hill furniture store victim of repeated vandalism | Local

ROSE HILL – Longtime Rose Hill company Frederick’s Furniture has recently been the target of repeated vandalism. In the early morning / late night of Sunday evening November 28, a stranger smashed the windows of the store front. This is the fourth time in the past few months that the …

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