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Lillian K. Small, Outstanding Audubon HS Athlete; Girls Softball Commissioner, Softball Player, Sunday School Teacher

Lillian K. Small (nee Kohout), on August 8, 2020 of Runnemede. Age 85. Beloved daughter of the late Francis and Lillian (nee Covely) Kohout. Devoted mother of John (Michele), Tom (Erin), LeeAnne (Patrick) and Lauren (Jeff). Loving grandmother of Brett, Brielle, Logan, Brad, Marisa, Brady, Zach, Ryan and Dylan. Cherished great grandmother of Landon and Luca. Survived by many wonderful lifelong friends, especially the Audubon lunch Crew. Lillian's greatest achievement in life was raising her 4 children and watching her grandchildren excel in life. She was most passionate about sports, whether it was her children, grandchildren, or any sporting event.... Read more →


CNBNEWS CONSUMER ALERT: 1, 2, 3 videos to help you stop unwanted phone calls

August 7, 2020 by Jabari Cook Intern, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC It can be frustrating to deal with a bunch of unwanted calls. If you answer them, you might hear a recorded message of someone trying to sell you something. Or it could be a real person hoping to scare you into paying a debt you don't owe. These kinds of unwanted calls are often scams. Taking steps to stop them can help save you time and unnecessary stress — and maybe some money, too. The FTC has created a trilogy of short videos to help you... Read more →


7 Most Common Reasons for Losing Important Data

by James Dorian (Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 7, 2020)--Your computer is a safe place for all important documents, spreadsheets, photographs, PDF files, and all other digital valuables you have. But is it really that safe? It happens: files get accidentally deleted. Computers crash and lose important data. It’s a devastating experience, especially if that data is related to precious memories or important work. Can you imagine a writer working on a novel and losing years of sleepless nights? There might be a solution: you can use the best data recovery software Mac. We’ll tell you how to recover deleted files Mac, and then... Read more →


A Breakdown of Data Breaches by State

PAUL BISCHOFF TECH WRITER, PRIVACY ADVOCATE AND VPN EXPERT COMPARITECH Data breaches are common in headlines these days, but they are not equally spread out in terms of location. Data breaches occur far more often in some US states than others, and the number of records lost or stolen varies as well. Data breaches are common in headlines these days, but they are not equally spread out in terms of location. Data breaches occur far more often in some US states than others, and the number of records lost or stolen varies as well. Puerto Rico is not included in... Read more →


How Do I Get a Job in RPA

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 4, 2020)--In any organization, working on repetitive manual tasks is necessary and quite common. The task may be in the form of data-entry work, copying/pasting huge data, raising requests in databases, filling various forms, creating executive reports, etc. It requires significant time and effort from employees to complete such tasks. Moreover, due to the task being repetitive but compulsory in nature, it results in employee dissatisfaction. In addition to this, the chances of manual errors are quite high due to a lack of interest. A feasible solution is to automate some or all of such tasks. It offers many... Read more →


Need Health Insurance? This is What to Look for in 2020

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 4, 2020)--Health insurance is an investment worth making and is now more affordable than ever. As policies are constantly changing, it makes sense to reassess your current plan in 2020. For those who don't have existing coverage, such as new retirees enrolling in Medicare, now is the time to explore your options. With a large range of insurance providers and policies available it can be hard to know whether or not you are getting a good deal. Before you apply for a new plan or modify an existing one, this is what you should be looking for in 2020:... Read more →


Consumer Alert: Video shows how scammers tell you to pay

If someone you don't know ask you to wire money to them, its a scam! August 3, 2020 by Sachit Gali Intern, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC Scammers make up all kinds of stories to get your money, from telling you that you’ve won a prize, you owe a debt, or your family member is in an emergency. But some things stay the same: scammers want your money, they want it fast, and don’t want you to be able to get it back. They’ll ask you to pay in ways that make it hard to track them down... Read more →


Alcatraz East Crime Museum Highlights 100th Anniversary of the Women’s Suffrage Amendment

Alcatraz East Crime Museum, located in Pigeon Forge, is commemorating Tennessee’s passage of the 19th Amendment PIGEON FORGE, Tennessee (August 3, 2020) – August 18, 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. By decriminalizing the actions of women across the country who had been attempting to vote, this constitutional amendment was a significant moment in our legal history. Alcatraz East Crime Museum commemorates not only this anniversary in legal history but Tennessee’s role as the final state to ratify the amendment making it law on August 18, 1920. Starting August 18 visitors will be able... Read more →


Business Sectors That Are Likely to Flourish in the Post-COVID-19 Era – A Marcus Joseph Debaise Analysis

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)It is innate for people to evolve and adapt to changes that present themselves in the environment, therefore, the devastation brought by the coronavirus has played and is continuing to play a key role in the change happening in human behavior. In some industry sectors, the altered circumstances have created lucrative opportunities, which if taken advantage of, can prove to be advantageous in achieving exponential growth and profitability. Listed below are some examples of sectors that are expected to benefit due to the speculated post-COVID-19 new normal: Retail E-commerce Online shopping has dramatically increased, as people are unable... Read more →


Marcus Debaise Points out Lessons Pet Shops Need to Learn amid COVID-19

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)The havoc COVID-19 created and its impact on pet businesses was unanticipated. Although stay-at-home mandates and terminated events made pet parents bond with their pooch, social distancing did hurt pet stores’ revenues and bottom line. The corona pandemic had a detrimental effect on dog grooming, pet training, pet sitting, dog walking, and daycare. According to an article published on http://www.petproductnews.com, for many years, the pet industry hasn’t been disordered by economic downturns, but with the corona crisis, things are different. That is why pet stores need to learn these lessons amid the pandemic: Marcus Joseph Debaise recommends creating... Read more →


Marcus Debaise Discusses Effective Marketing Tips for Small Businesses for Navigating COVID-19

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)The COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a challenge not only on a national level but on a global one as well. Due to the fact that most entrepreneurs and business managers have never experienced a crisis like this before, coming up with a solution or ways to overcome this situation is quite a challenge. According to https://money.usnews.com, it is important to identify a profitable and popular idea before determining a perfect strategy for your business. Here are some expert marketing tips to help small businesses grow and even thrive despite the distressing COVID-19. Demonstrate Empathy in Your... Read more →


Martin Polanco: Explore the Importance of Psychotherapy & Medicines to Resolve Psychiatric Issues

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--Psychotherapy is an umbrella term for the treatment of mental health issues by talking effectively with a psychologist, psychiatrist, or other qualified mental health providers. During psychotherapy, you can get to know about your specific condition and your feelings, moods, behaviors, and thoughts. Psychotherapy assists you in learning ways to effectively take charge of your life and thereafter, respond positively to various challenges with healthy and efficient coping skills. An individual is recommended psychiatric hospitalization only when he demonstrates serious mental health symptoms, delusions or hallucinations, homicidal or suicidal tendencies, etc. Some Common Types of Psychotherapy Individual Therapy:... Read more →


Martin Polanco: Explore Some of the Most Popular Psychedelic Drugs & Their Clinical Implications

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--Americans have been intrigued by the confusing impact of psychedelic drugs. Just one dose of the psychedelic ingredient in "magic mushrooms" can help in relieve cancer patients suffering from depression and anxiety, as per the latest study. As per research findings, out of the 15 patients who were administered one-time therapy with psilocybin still demonstrated ‘clinically significant’ enhancements and progress in patients affected by depression and anxiety, even after four years. Dr. Martin Polanco points out that some patients participating in the study described this as truly a life-changing experience for them. As per Medical Xpress, psychedelic drug... Read more →


5 Benefits of Learning Gardening with Kids at Childcare or Home

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--Getting your kid’s hands dirty at gardening at a childcare center is an experience in itself. We all love gardening because it helps you grow vegetables and fruits and your kiddo finds a way to connect with nature, helping them to learn growing veggies and eating healthy. Why vegetables alone, your little one can learn to plant flowers, which is quite therapeutic. Your child can have fun while gardening at a childcare center or home if there is a themed garden meant for the purpose. Gardening with kids is a great opportunity for your little one to learn,... Read more →


Adam Veron: Real estate buying in an economic downturn caused by COVID-19

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--People have become more familiar with their homes as a result of the full or partial lockdowns being implemented across the nation. Moreover, there is much controversy concerning the fate of the realty market. Most of the markets have succumbed to the effects of the outbreak; however, the property sector has shown resilience. In April, the average house price experienced an 8% annual growth, which can seem attractive to investors. In fact, even sentiments find this statistic favorable. Approximately 35% of Americans picked real estate as the top focus in terms of investments, which were followed by stocks... Read more →


COVID-19: As an entrepreneur, how can you help? Expert Adam K. Veron’s Perspective

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on the world. As the number of infected and deceased patients increases, so too does the wait for a vaccine or medicine that can end the suffering and heal the world. But healing or resolution never occurs overnight. It depends on ongoing action, from all quarters consistently, over time. Therefore, it is essential that every other industry takes steps toward finding a viable solution. Adam K. Veron emphasizes that entrepreneurs should provide assistance. No one knows when the pandemic will end, but scientific experimentation and increasing evidence is essential to putting an end to... Read more →


Smart financial tips during COVID-19 by Jared Jeffrey Davis Sandusky, Ohio

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--According to NBC News, dated April 23rd, 2020, approximately 26 million Americans lost their job because of the pandemic. Considering the harsh effects of COVID-19, medical experts are still emphasizing on social distancing. And that for Americans would mean a severe business blow. It is essential to stop this short-term crisis from getting converted to financial stress for the long-run. For this, Americans and others worldwide need to manage their business plans to cope with the current reality. Financial tips for surviving COVID-19 by Jared Jeffrey Davis Sandusky, Ohio Avert panic selling Investors presently are in a panic... Read more →


How to Choose Stainless Steel Kitchen Table?

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--The commercial kitchen is a kind of magic laboratory where the culinary wonders are born every day. One of the most important quality indicators of any food establishment is the hygienic safety of food preparation. Choosing the right stainless steel kitchen table, countertops, shelves, etc. is an essential task for businesses to enhance kitchen productivity and efficiency. Manufacturers offer equipment and furniture in many different sizes and with additional options for high-performance and extra functionality — bottom shelf, backsplash, built-in sink. If you have decided on the specific requirements for the commercial tools and equipment, then choosing an... Read more →


The COVID-19 Economic Recession – Insights by Joseph F Lopresti

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--The global pandemic has resulted in innumerable contaminations, deaths, and business losses. Market experts and economists suggest that it has played a significant factor in causing an economic recession with job losses and business shutdowns. The recession became triggered by an external shock resulting from economic and market imbalances and public health crises, rather than any financial disaster. However, there is an interesting fact; currently, our banking systems remain in much better shape compared to the 2008 recession crisis. Therefore, it would be interesting to know how the COVID-19 economic recession will conclude before it gets resolved. A... Read more →


How to Manage Finances during COVID-19 Outbreak? Jared Jeffrey Davis Sandusky, Ohio

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--Managing money is crucial at all times. However, it becomes more essential in the event of a crisis, such as that of the recent novel coronavirus outbreak. As a result of the virus, many people are facing at least some form of economic consequences. What is less apparent than the economic hardship brought about by the virus is the stress resulting from the uncertainty it brings. Thinking about one's finances can impact one’s mental health as well as physical wellbeing. In light of, these economic and psychological concerns the question becomes as follows: what tips, if followed, might... Read more →


Covid-19 outbreak and personal finance concerns – Insights by Jared Jeffrey Davis Sandusky, Ohio

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(August 3, 2020)--As global citizens, we are witnessing a challenging time! The COVID-19 outbreak has introduced new challenges regarding business and economic instabilities. The constant lockdowns and social distancing regulations have caused business owners and individuals to keep their offices closed. Other than profits and revenues, there are challenges with personal finance management, which must be addressed. Jared Jeffrey Davis Sandusky, Ohio and personal finance issues Entrepreneurs, business owners, and other individuals are not necessarily attempting to achieve any financial and business goals, currently. Instead, most of everyone are concentrating on retaining stable business and finance conditions to survive the... Read more →


Consumer News: Before Buying A Car Check This Out

July 31, 2020 by Jim Kreidler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Many of us depend on our cars — for work, errands, shuttling kids, and visiting loved ones. Maybe we love the freedom and convenience cars give us — but many of us find the car-buying process frustrating because of sales and financing practices. Gloucestercitynews.net files Yesterday, The Federal Trade Commission released two reports highlighting some of the challenges people face while buying and financing cars — especially when it comes to charges for add-on items after price negotiations, which can lead people to pay more than expected. If you’re thinking... Read more →


Marijuana Seeds US Trending With Best Cannabis Genetics!

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 31, 2020)--When it comes to marijuana seed strains, the US cannabis industry has marveled everyone. According to recent surveys, marijuana seeds US are the most potent as well as enjoyable cannabis strains all over the world. After years of research, today the USA cannabis industry along with professional breeders has been successful in cultivating marijuana seed strains with ‘The Best’ genetics. You must be wondering about what these strains are and why are they so popular? 101growinglights is one of the leading marijuana growing light suppliers has searched and listed all 5 elite cannabis strains of the US weed... Read more →


Features of Drupal 8 for Your Online Store

(Gloucestercitynews.net)(July 31, 2020)--Online presence is a must for any business regardless of its revenue source. Drupal 8 is a powerful content management system with incredible versatility. Along with the powerful core, you will be able to extend the website by installing different modules for your product to profitably stand out from others. With Drupal 8, companies attract new buyers and boost their bottom line. Drupal is known as forward-thinking architecture for a reason. Progressive retailers take advantage of Drupal 8 commerce solutions and see their traffic grow. This CMS is incredibly scalable, and content adjustment is a piece of cake.... Read more →


Appel Farm Veggie Cart Feeds Families this Summer!

Through a combination of awards from generous funders, Appel Farm Arts & Music Campus is delighted to provide food to families in need, adults and children alike, this summer. While many families are home for the summer months from school, parents can bring their family closer together by teaching their children how to cook using easy-to-prepare meal kits that contain a main entrée and sides, including but not limited to tacos, spaghetti and sauce, mac and cheese, baked ziti, subs/hoagies, baked chicken, chicken parmesan, meatloaf, fresh fruit, cereal, French toast sticks, and more. Each meal kit will serve a family... Read more →