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Cost-Saving Tips for Starting Your Kansas LLC: A Budget-Friendly Guide

Starting a Limited Liability Company (LLC) in Kansas offers numerous benefits, including liability protection and tax advantages. However, the process can be costly if not managed carefully. This guide provides practical, budget-friendly tips to help prospective entrepreneurs establish their LLCs in Kansas without breaking the bank. By following these strategies, you can conserve resources while laying a strong foundation for your business. From choosing the right formation method to minimizing recurring expenses, optimizing tax advantages, and streamlining legal and administrative tasks, this guide covers essential steps to start your LLC efficiently and economically. Choose the Right Formation Method DIY LLC... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Trader Joes Chick Soup Dumpling Products Recalled

FSIS Announcement WASHINGTON, March 2, 2024 – CJ Foods Manufacturing Beaumont Corporation, a Beaumont, Calif., establishment, is recalling approximately 61,839 pounds of steamed chicken soup dumpling products that may be contaminated with foreign materials, specifically hard plastic from a permanent marker pen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The steamed chicken soup dumplings were produced on Dec. 7, 2023. The following products are subject to recall [view labels]: 6-oz. boxes with plastic trays containing six pieces of “TRADER JOE’S Steamed Chicken Soup Dumplings” with lot codes “03.07.25.C1-1” and “03.07.25.C1-2” printed on the side... Read more →


Republican Congresswoman Says Biden Doesn’t Have Mental Capacity to be President

By Greg Bishop | The Center Square 2 hrs ago (The Center Square)(February 9, 2024) – After a special counsel’s report on President Joe Biden’s handling of classified documents highlighted questions about the president’s mental capacity, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said he “smells a rat.” A special counsel report released Thursday found no wrongdoing by Biden in how he handled classified materials after his terms as vice president ended. But, the report also raised questions about the 81-year-old’s mental acuity. "In his interview with our office, Mr. Biden's memory was worse," according to the report. "He did not remember when... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: Scams That Target Old Adults

By Bridget Small Consumer Education Specialist Protecting older adults is one of the FTC’s top priorities, and a new report to Congress tells how the agency tackled fraud, scams, and other issues affecting older adults over the last year. It’s been a busy year at the FTC, so what are some of the highlights? One of the cases with the biggest impact on older adults was the FTC’s case against Publishers Clearing House (PCH), charging that the company used “dark patterns” to mislead people about how to enter sweepstakes drawings, making them think they had to buy something to win... Read more →


MAPLE SHADE FOOD DRIVE

Please join Maple Shade Police, Chaplains, and First Responders on Tuesday, November 14th from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM to help donate food for the Maple Shade Food Bank. All who donate will receive one free water ice compliments of the Maple Shade Custard Stand! Address/Location Maple Shade Township Police Department 200 N Stiles Ave Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052 Contact Emergency: 9-1-1 Non-emergencies: 856-234-8300 Read more →


FDA Approves New COVID-19 Vaccines; Urges Public to Get Their Needle ASAP

(SEPTEMBER 11, 2023)(CNBNews)--Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took action approving and authorizing for emergency use updated COVID-19 vaccines formulated to target currently circulating variants more closely and to provide better protection against serious consequences of COVID-19, including hospitalization and death. Today’s actions relate to updated mRNA vaccines for 2023-2024 manufactured by ModernaTX Inc. and Pfizer Inc. Consistent with the totality of the evidence and input from the FDA’s expert advisors, these vaccines have been updated to include a monovalent (single) component that corresponds to the Omicron variant XBB.1.5. What You Need to Know Individuals 5 years of age... Read more →


55 and Over News: How Functional Fitness Can Help You to Keep Up With KIds

SENIOR SPOTLIGHT Fun with your grandkids is just one good reason to get physically fit. (NAPSI)—One of the greatest joys—but potentially biggest challenges—for many grandparents is time spent with the grandkids. Whether yours are toddlers or teens, keeping them entertained requires a level of fitness that might include everything from lifting a child to chasing them at the playground to competing in a round of golf. For grandparents seeking an enriching and active experience with their grandkids, it’s important to engage in everyday fitness routines that can help: • maintain muscle mass, • preserve cardiovascular health, • fortify flexibility, and... Read more →


CRAFT BEER STORE Celebrating Octoberfest September 23

Oktoberfest in Delco Oktoberfest in Delco Craft Beer Store Springfield to celebrate Oktoberfest on September 23rd from 12-8pm Craft Beer Store, located at 35 Baltimore Pike in Springfield, Delaware County, will hold their annual Oktoberfest Celebration on Saturday, September 23rd from noon until 8p.m. An delicious and authentic German food menu will be catered from Brauhaus Schmitz, and includes Schnitzel and variety of Sausage Sandwiches. Throughout the day, expect to sample beers from all around Germany, including the keg taping of Ayinger’s Oktoberfest Marzen and Weinstephaner’s Festbier Lager. The Craft Beer Store will also offer a special of $15 Crowlers... Read more →


Camden County Community Unity Fun Day

Pennsauken, N.J.- Please join the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office for its second annual CAMDEN COUNTY COMMUNITY UNITY FUN DAY Bike Ride/Walk at Cooper River Park, Louis F. Cappelli, Sr. Bocce Court & Piazza, on September 16, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.! CAMDEN COUNTY COMMUNITY UNITY FUN DAY is a fun-filled day for our Camden County community with a theme of peace, unity, and solidarity. The event features free food, games, and entertainment, and don’t forget to bring your bike for a ride! During this family-friendly event, you can get to know your local first-responding agencies, non-profit organizations, local... Read more →


THE STORY WITHIN THE STORY:

Is The Whole World High?

DOROTHY PHILBIN | COLUMNIST/ REPORTER GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ A(July 13, 2023)(CNBNews)--Here are a few articles which were in the news in just one day (July 10, 2024.) It makes one wonder if the whole world is high on...whatever? In England the Archbishop of York is having a problem with The Lord's Prayer which starts "Our Father, who are in heaven..." The Archbishop says that there are people who had problems with their fathers in their youth and the prayer might present a problem for them. Really? How many people fall into that category? The gray-haired Catholics know what the answer... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Military Romance Scams

For Military Consumer Month, let’s talk a little about how romance scammers target people who support the troops — and sometimes servicemembers themselves. These scammers can be any age, gender, or sexual orientation and may approach you on dating sites or on social media platforms. In 2022, nearly 70,000 people reported a romance scam to the FTC — and losses hit a staggering $1.3 billion. These scammers may steal photos of real military personnel for their profiles. They might say they need cash to apply for a “leave request” to visit you. Or to pay for food and medical treatment... Read more →


BITS AND PIECES:

Car Thieves Active in SJ/PA; Say What!; Bye PNC Bank; Gcity Cops Highest Paid in Camden County

UPDATED (June 30, 2023)-- Gloucester City Police Chief/Acting City Administrator Brian Morrell answered our OPRA request yesterday. We had asked for the number of motor vehicles stolen between January 1, 2022 up until June 2023. According to Morrell there were a total of 27 motor vehicles stolen between January 1, 2022 and June 29, 2023. A further breakdown of the numbers reveal 18 of the 27 were stolen in 2022 and 9 have been stolen in the first six months of this year. CNBNews would like to thank Mr. Morrell and Vanessa Little, custodian of records for their cooperation. +++++... Read more →


Dominique Woodall, 27 of South Dakota, Arrested for AC Murder

MAYS LANDING, NJ – Dominique Woodall, 27, from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, was arrested without incident on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at approximately 2:00 a.m. in Pleasantville, NJ for the murder of 30 year old Atlantic City resident Terrance Dismuke on Friday, June 16, 2023 in Egg Harbor City, NJ. On June 16, 2023, at approximately 4:50 pm, the Egg Harbor City Police Department was dispatched to the 200 block of St. Louis Avenue for a report of a shooting. Mr. Dismuke had been shot and was transported to the hospital by emergency medical personnel. Mr. Dismuke succumbed to his... Read more →


CNB Consumer ALERT: Shoulder Surfing Hackers

HOW VACATIONERS CAN SAFEGUARD THEIR MOBILE FROM ‘SHOULDER SURFING’ HACKERS New York, 6 June 2023 — As summer draws near, millions of Americans will be preparing for a vacation, but sadly so will criminals looking to take advantage of unsuspecting tourists. “While most travellers are trained to look out for pickpockets in popular destinations and not walk around with pockets full of cash, today’s scammers are much more focused on your cell phone than your money belt,” explains Marijus Briedis, cybersecurity expert at NordVPN. “The latest phenomenon we are seeing is ‘shoulder surfing’, where someone tries to steal your personal... Read more →


Illegal Immigrants from Nigeria plead guilty to fraud scheme involving elderly US victims

Thanks Joe ! TUCSON, Ariz. — Two Nigerian nationals who were extradited to the United States from the United Kingdom pleaded guilty to operating a transnational inheritance fraud scheme in May after a Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Tucson investigation involving the Department of Justice’s Consumer Protection Branch and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service (USPIS). “These guilty pleas are a result of the unwavering commitment and countless hours spent by HSI and our law enforcement partners to ensure that this investigation led the extradition of the two Nigerian nationals,” said HSI Arizona Special Agent in Charge Scott Brown. “Operating a transnational... Read more →


Websites and Online Services Collecting Information from Children Under 13

By Alvaro Puig Consumer Education Specialist June 5, 2023 FacebookTwitterLinkedIn Websites and online services that are directed to, or know they’re collecting information from, children under 13 are required by law to notify the parents directly and get their permission before they collect that child’s information. The FTC says Microsoft’s Xbox Live failed to do so. As part of a settlement, Microsoft agreed to comply with the law to protect children’s privacy on Xbox Live and get parental consent for the personal information collected from children’s accounts created before May 2021. The company also will tell adult Xbox Live users... Read more →


4 Surefire Ways to Have a Successful First Date

When it comes to dating a Scorpio woman, captivating her requires a stellar first date. To leave a lasting impression, embrace your authentic self, exude confidence, stimulate her curiosity, and show utmost respect. Faking it won't work, as Scorpio women possess uncanny perceptiveness. They gravitate towards self-assured individuals. Engage her intellect with intriguing topics of conversation. Above all, treat her with unwavering courtesy. Choose the Perfect Venue The choice of location plays a pivotal role. Opt for a comfortable and inviting setting, free from excessive noise and crowds. A cozy restaurant or coffee shop allows for meaningful conversations. Alternatively, consider... Read more →


AccuWeather Meteorologists Give The Scoop on Thanksgiving Travel

Thanksgiving travel: Where AccuWeather meteorologists say ‘intense’ weather could cause problems Over 54 million Americans will be traveling for Thanksgiving this year, and stormy weather could cause chaos for last-minute travelers in one part of the nation. Passengers stand beneath an electronic signboard in New York's Penn Station as they wait to board a train, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) AccuWeather Global Weather Center – November 15, 2022 – More than 54 million people are predicted to travel for Thanksgiving this year, making it the busiest holiday travel period in November since before the coronavirus pandemic, according to... Read more →


Looking for Your One Stop Christmas Shop

Mother-Daughter Owned Business Offers Delectable Premium Chocolates, Cookies, Nuts, Fruits, and More—Plus $5 Off with Promo Code PRBONNIE [NOV 9, 2022, NYC, NY] – Moms always look out for you, and the mother-daughter team behind Bonnie & Pop has some holiday wisdom to share. “Plan ahead, and don’t waste time going from store to store.” So while Christmas and Chanukah seem eons away, it’s not too soon to make a list, check it twice, and get a jump on the busiest time of the year. Bonnie & Pop’s got you covered. They have an unbelievable selection of irresistible gourmet treats... Read more →


AccuWeather Alert: As Nicole Journeys up East Coast Expect Flooding Rain, Gusty Winds

After Nicole crashes ashore in Florida, its journey will be far from over, as the storm is expected to bring impacts to the mid-Atlantic, Northeast and even Atlantic Canada. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – November 8, 2022 –After slamming into Florida as a hurricane and tracking across the state, Nicole’s impacts will be far from over in the United States. Nicole will track inland up the Eastern Seaboard across the Southeast, mid-Atlantic and New England through late this week. The sprawling storm’s rainfall will be widespread, and it will even extend into Atlantic Canada over the weekend. Ahead of Nicole’s... Read more →


What To Search For If You Want To Know If An Online Casino Is Secure

https://images.pexels.com/ We can honestly say that online casino games, like the ones you can find at the joker casino, are rather popular today. Many people play them, both young and old. The many games people can play today are definitely the reason why so many people love online casinos. If you are also one of those people, but you are a newbie, you may be wondering how to find a secure casino. That is one of the most important questions you need to ask yourself before you create an account on a casino site. Today, we are going to show... Read more →


American Seniors Lost $3 Billion To Cybercrime Last Year

Remember when your parents told you never to take candy from a stranger? Well, now it’s time to tell them not to click on a link from a stranger. The FBI recently released a report that shows American citizens aged 50 and older have lost over 3 billion dollars to cybercriminals. The numbers are generally increasing, but seniors seem to be the prime target for online scams. Romance scams, tech support pretenders, and investment fraud Looking for love online used to be treated with distrust. How do you know that the person on the other side is real? That’s what... Read more →


The History of NJ's Turning Point from 1975 to 2019

Before 1975, New Jersey residents who could not afford private residential treatment for alcoholism had to travel to Graymoor in upstate New York for help. Turning Point’s founders were determined to change this situation. This group of local government leaders arranged with Essex County for the lease of a building on Hilltop, the former site of the TB center on the grounds of the Essex County Hospital. 1975 Original Turning Point facility opens on March 17th on the Essex County Hospital grounds in Cedar Grove with a grant from the Essex County Freeholders. Offers 10 bed residential treatment program for... Read more →


CNB Business: Food Business Basics Workshop for Food Entrepreneurs

Food Business Basics Workshop for early-stage Rutgers Eco Complex, 1200 Florence Columbus Road, Bordentown, NJ 08505. Food Business Basics is a unique opportunity for food entrepreneurs to learn critical aspects of entering or growing their business in the prepared food and beverage industry. Attendees will be in front of movers and shakers working in the industry, who will give advice on to how create, commercialize, market, and sell in this competitive market. On this day, there will be information on consumer trends, brand strategy, packaging trends, accounting basics, business structure, protecting intellectual property, co-manufacturing, sales strategy, food safety, and so... Read more →


CNB Fishing News Maryland: Chesapeake Bay Anglers See Large Number of Speckled Trout, Bluefish, and Spot

July 20, 2022 by Keith Lockwood, fisheries biologist Maryland Department of Natural Resources Photo by Bob Bruns Chesapeake Bay anglers received a welcome surprise this week with the arrival of wonderful numbers of speckled trout, bluefish, and spot. These offer great alternatives during the striped bass closure in the Chesapeake Bay through July 31 and the tidal Potomac River until August 21. Elsewhere, the waters off Ocean City are offering excellent fishing for a mix of species including black sea bass, tuna, and white marlin. There is also plenty of great fishing throughout Maryland waters for freshwater anglers. The Maryland... Read more →


Mosquito Spraying Schedule For Atco, Blackwood, Gloucester City, Pennsauken, Sicklerville, Waterford

Mosquito Killing GIFfrom Mosquito GIFs (Lindenwold, NJ) – Early Friday morning the Mosquito Control Commission will be in the community spraying and surveilling areas throughout Camden County. The summer weather has created an ideal environment for mosquitoes to breed. With rain in the forecast, Commissioner Jeff Nash, liaison to the Camden County Mosquito Commission, talked about being cognizant of standing water. “As we’ve seen some rainfall this week, it’s important for homeowners to check their yard and remove any standing water to help eliminate the threat of mosquitos,” Nash said. “Mosquitos need standing water to breed, so you can help... Read more →


Opinion: Jane's Revenge Promises A Night of Terror If Roe v Wade Is Overturned

The Honorable Merrick Garland CNBNews graphic file Attorney General U.S. Department of Justice 950 Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, D.C. 20530-0001 Dear Attorney General Garland: As president of the nation's largest Catholic civil rights organization, I am requesting that you immediately deploy the full resources of the Department of Justice to apprehend and prosecute domestic terrorists who have recently attacked Catholic individuals, vandalized Catholic churches and torched Catholic-operated crisis pregnancy centers. We have witnessed a rash of vandalism against Catholic churches, fire bombings of crisis pregnancy centers (many of which are run by Catholics), Masses being interrupted, illegal protests outside the homes... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: FTC Exposes HomeAdvisor

By Amy Hebert March 17, 2022 If you’re in the home improvement business — whether it’s kitchen remodeling, landscaping, or something else — getting quality leads on people looking to hire a business like yours might be worth paying for. That’s what HomeAdvisor — which is affiliated with Angi — promised businesses if they paid $287.99 per year to join the company’s network and an extra fee for each lead. But according to the FTC, the company didn’t produce the kind of leads it promised. According to the FTC’s complaint, HomeAdvisor not only misrepresented the quality, characteristics, and source of... Read more →


Moving to another apartment or city. Main tips and aspects.

A simple move is an adventure. Moving to another city is an adventure for the brave! If you are looking for a way out of your comfort zone, then what could be better than setting yourself the goal of moving with all your things to another city and settling in from scratch in a new place. It is impossible to be prepared for this, but making the move a little smoother is quite possible. Let's figure out what you need to consider before moving to another city, how to pack things, create the necessary lists and organize processes. When is... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: Beware of Investment Scams

CNBNews graphic files Investment scams lure you in with promises of teaching you how to make a lot of money quickly, easily, and with low risk — usually by investing in the financial or real estate markets. Sometimes starting with a free seminar, the scammers later will charge you a hefty fee for their “proven” investment tricks. But the real tricks are the lies they tell you. Investment Coaching Scams Real Estate Investment Seminar Scams Precious Metals and Coins Investment Scams How to Avoid Investment Scams How to Research Investment Opportunities Where to Report Investment Scams Investment Coaching Scams In... Read more →


The Ultimate Guide to Selecting an Oversized Throw Blanket for Couch

Have you ever felt the need to spruce up your living room with a new throw blanket for a couch? If so, then this is the article for you! Here we will be discussing all of the best features and benefits of oversized blankets. We'll tell you how they work wonders in any space, so read on if you're interested in picking out one today. Oversized throw blankets for the couch are the perfect item to bring a new sense of style and comfort into your living room. They're available in tons of different colors, sizes, patterns, and more! Oversized... Read more →


CNB MEDICAL NEWS: Bridgeway Behavioral Health Services Invites Public to Opening of New Union Facility

UNION, N.J., January 10, 2022 – Bridgeway Behavioral Health Services, a program of Bridgeway Rehabilitation Services, Inc., is opening a new 25,000 square foot multi-use facility at 373 Clermont Terrace in Union, N.J. The facility will house Bridgeway’s headquarters, including administrative services and direct care clinical services vital to the community. Bridgeway will host a ribbon cutting event to celebrate the opening for key stakeholders on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. at the Clermont Terrace facility. Refreshments will be served. “The new facility demonstrates Bridgeway’s investment in a new model of integrated behavioral healthcare delivery, and will have... Read more →


Merry Christmas To All from ClearysNoteBook

CNBNewsnet Wishing your Christmas be filled with peace, love and good health. Thank you for your support and loyalty Warmest Regards... Peyton...Don't Forget Me! Bill and Connie Cleary Sr. https://www.gloucestercitynews.net Read more →


Consumer News: Protecting Yourself/Loved Ones in 2022

Candice Bond, one of the nation’s leading lawyers, shares the best type of insurances to have in case of an unforeseen accident DALLAS, TEXAS – (December 6, 2021) – During the holidays and beyond, people are generally more stressed out and are rushing from one place to another. It’s also a time when the weather takes a turn for the worse, putting people at further risk. These issues can lead to an increase in the number of accidents and problems that can arise that put people at risk for injury. The good news is that having the right insurance policies... Read more →


Role of the best bitcoin trading platforms

unsplash.com The body’s cells need a steady force of energy in order to serve the right way. This energy is a simple sugar called glucose. Glucose comes from breaking down the food we eat. The body uses as important glucose as it needs to serve and stores the rest to use latterly. Before it can be stored, the body must combine the simple glucose units into a new, complex sugar called glycogen. The glycogen is also stored in the liver and muscle cells. When the body needs spare energy, it breaks down the glycogen stored in the liver back into... Read more →


Rutgers and Tel Aviv University Enter Partnership to Boost Research Collaboration  

Rutgers University and Tel Aviv University (TAU) signed a memorandum of understanding that will further collaboration and establish a presence by TAU at the NJ Innovation & Technology Hub in New Brunswick, N.J. Rendering of the NJ Innovation & Technology Hub. Rutgers University and Tel Aviv University (TAU) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will further the collaboration between the two research universities and establish a presence by TAU at the NJ Innovation & Technology Hub, a 550,000-square-foot, $665 million project in New Brunswick, N.J. The Hub will be home to a new Rutgers Translational Research facility and... Read more →


Ways You Can Help Your Local Community

Your local community needs you now more than ever. Helping out your community, and the families, businesses, and voluntary organizations that operate and trade within the area is positive. Focusing your efforts on your local community and giving back will benefit so many people. So, how can you help, and what questions should you be asking yourself? Do You Much Time You Have to Give Being honest upfront is always the best policy. How much time do you have to spare? Or how much time can you create within your schedule? Before you start offering up your services or giving... Read more →


Children’s Toys Excessively Coated in Dangerous Chemicals Seized by Customs

October 21, 2021 BALTIMORE – The holiday shopping season is quickly approaching, and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) warns consumers to be extra diligent while shopping online for children’s toys after Baltimore CBP officers seized a shipment of toys recently that were coated in unsafe levels of lead, cadmium and barium. CBP and CPSC inspected these children's toys that were coated in excessive lead levels. CBP officers and a Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) compliance investigator initially inspected the toys on July 16. The shipment of seven boxes arrived from China and included 295 packages of Lagori 7 Stones, a... Read more →


Why Are Free Casino Games a Better Alternative?

Casino games have been a staple of modern entertainment for a very long time. Ever since the first land-based casino opened, people have been crazy about the adrenaline rush that casino games cause. However, it wasn’t always like that. There was a period when even talking about casino games was a taboo topic for many. Lots of people have avoided admitting that the casino is their favorite way to have fun because of the social stigma and costs involved. Luckily, that has changed. There are now online casinos that offer their users numerous completely free games. That’s one of the... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: Beware of Amazon Impersonators

October 20, 2021 by Maria Mayo Acting Associate Director, Division of Consumer Response and Operations Has Amazon contacted you to confirm a recent purchase you didn’t make or to tell you that your account has been hacked? According to the FTC’s new Data Spotlight, since July 2020, about one in three people who have reported a business impersonator scam say the scammer pretended to be Amazon. These scams can look a few different ways. In one version, scammers offer to “refund” you for an unauthorized purchase but “accidentally transfer” more than promised. They then ask you to send back the... Read more →


Illegal Congolese National Rapes Woman on Philadelphia SEPTA Train as Passengers Watch

PHILADELPHIA, PA (October 20, 2021)--The Daily Mail reported that a 35-year-old man was arrested for raping a woman on board a public train in northeast Philadelphia as other passengers watched. Some of those individuals appeared to film the attack, and, they told police the encounter was consensual - despite the woman saying she had never met him before. The incident happened on Wednesday, Oct. 13. The attack happened on board a Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) train towards the town of Upper Darby. Ngoy, who gave his address as Philadelphia-based homeless shelter the Broad Street Ministry, is a Congolese national... Read more →


A look at the history and origin of memes 

In 1976, Richard Dawkins published his book The Selfish Gene, in which he introduced the word meme: "We need a name for the new replicator, a noun that conveys the idea of a unit of cultural transmission, or a unit of imitation.’Mimeme' comes from a suitable Greek root, but I want a monosyllable that sounds a bit like 'gene'. I hope my classicist friends will forgive me if I abbreviate mimeme to meme. If it is any consolation, it could alternatively be thought of as being related to 'memory, or to the French word même. About Memetics Memetics has since... Read more →


A List of Top Design and Storage Ideas for Your Very Own Fitted Wardrobe

Fitted wardrobes have undoubtedly proven to be one of the best ways you can utilise storage in your bedroom or living space, and they can even add to your room's aesthetic. With a fitted wardrobe, it's easy to optimise storage for all your items and belongings, be it clothes, accessories, shoes, and more. You can design your fitted wardrobe to suit what you own – for example, if you have an excess of shoes, you can choose to have it built with more shoe racks, and if you have a bevvy of suits, you can opt for more hanging rails.... Read more →


Butterball Recalling 14,107 Pounds of Ground Turkey Products

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2021 – Butterball, LLC, a Mount Olive, N.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 14,107 pounds of ground turkey products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically blue plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The ground turkey items were produced on September 28, 2021. The following products are subject to recall: 2.5-lb. trays containing “farm to family BUTTERBALL all natural Ground Turkey” with the case code 50211271, a sell or freeze by date of 10/18/2021, and timestamps from 2123 through 2302 printed on the packaging. 3-lb. tray containing “Kroger GROUND... Read more →


Teen Cancer America Golf Outing Oct. 18

METEDECONK NATIONAL GOLF CLUB TO HOST Day of Golf to Raise Funds and Awareness for Adolescents and Young Adults Affected by Cancer JACKSON, NJ (October 7, 2021) – Metedeconk National Golf Club in Jackson, NJ will host the inaugural Teen Cancer America (TCA) Golf Outing on Monday, October 18, 2021. TCA, founded by rock icons Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who, is a national non-profit based in Los Angeles that develops and funds specialized facilities and services for adolescents and young adults with cancer. The event at Metedeconk National is being hosted by Bob Lerner, a Metedeconk Trustee.... Read more →


CARDINALS-RAMS JOIN BRADY’S RETURN TO NEW ENGLAND AS MUST-WATCH GAMES ON NFL’S WEEK 4 SCHEDULE

(LAS VEGAS) — Few would have guessed just a few weeks ago that the Week 4 matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and the Los Angeles Rams would be a marquee matchup featuring two of the remaining five unbeatens left in the league. Many NFL fans will rightfully have their eyes on Tom Brady’s return to New England, but matchups between two undefeated teams can help bring clarity to the season, according to TheLines, which tracks odds in U.S. regulated sports betting markets. The Rams currently stand as 6-point home favorites against the surprising Cardinals in an early season showdown in... Read more →


CONSUMER ALERT: Understanding Your HVAC System

(NAPSI)—If your home is like most, one of the biggest sources of energy consumption is the HVAC system, and that can be expensive. Fortunately, the U.S. Department of Energy reports, families can cut their energy bill by as much as 20% to 30% simply by doing proper equipment maintenance. Air duct cleaning, for instance. Understanding HVAC As air recirculates through the system, contaminants build up in the ductwork and other components. Dirty HVAC systems work harder, use up to 30% more energy to heat or cool the home and are more likely to need replacing sooner. What To Do Replacing... Read more →


*Gloucester City Irish Society Pipes & Drums "Halfway to St. Patrick's Day" Fundraiser

Gloucester City Irish Society Pipes & Drums "Halfway to St. Patrick's Day" Fundraiser Join us at the Elizabeth Ballroom as the Gloucester City Irish Society Pipes & Drums kicks off "Halfway to St. Patrick's Day" weekend in the Holy City! Music will be provided by the pipe band, as well traditional Irish music from Gloucester City's own "Misty Dewers!" Tickets are $30 and must be presented at the door for entry. Tickets include entry, food, and draft beer. A cash bar will be available for other drinks. You can use the following link to purchase tickets: https://py.pl/9wDkrvL2P5k You won't want... Read more →


How to Play GameCube ISO on Your Computer

Remember the first innovative Nintendo console that started using optical discs as its primary storage medium? We will bet. It's hard to believe that Japanese and American Nintendo console game fans welcome GameCube ISO; it's been almost 20 years. In 2001, the Nintendo GameCube console received a lot of attention for its unique design and innovative features and its vast new game library. As you know, there is an ardent connoisseur of the GameCube heritage that still mourns the loss of old GameCube consoles that are hard to come by these days. But the point is that you no longer... Read more →