A perfect 80’s housewife in ‘Candy’ | Lifestyle

Candy Montgomery and Betty Gore had everything they wanted: a husband, children, a house in their small Texas community. They bonded over carpools and church picnics, like 1980s housewives are supposed to do. Then Candy killed Betty with an axe. “Candy,” which premieres Monday on Hulu, tells the true story of the brutal murder that … Read more

‘Are you my mother?’: The village of strong women who raised me | Women

“Did you ask your mother?” asks the woman in the school office, handing me, seven years old, an unsigned permission slip. She asks this question like I’m like all my friends, but I’m not. I’ve known it since I was very young. My mother, who shares 50 percent of my DNA, is on the West … Read more

Luxe45 Lifestyle Boutique opens in Maplewood Village

From Luxe45 Lifestyle Boutique A New Destination for Elevated Sports Gear and Select Gifts Activewear enthusiasts are spoiled for choice at the new luxury boutique located in downtown Maplewood, Luxe45 Lifestyle Boutique. Founded by Jill Behrman, a born-and-raised South Orange resident who previously owned a lighting showroom in Miami’s Design District, Luxe45 brings the heat … Read more

The Summary of the Books: Curtis Sittenfeld, Megan Stack

When Marion Crawford, the nanny of then-Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret, published a gentle, ghostwritten memoir in the 1950s about her life with royalty, it was an instant sensation. The book, “Novical and carefully concocted,” as my colleague Caitlin Flanagan noted in 2006, she cataloged all sorts of details that might captivate an outsider: “of dress, … Read more

Rwanda: Village Kitchen – How the collective kitchen helps mothers fight malnutrition among children

It is a cloudy Friday morning in Kamuvunyi village, Nemba sector, Gakenke district, where more than 50 mothers have gathered in one place to collectively prepare a meal for their children under 5 years of age. Various types of food are available: Irish potatoes, beans, eggs, fruits, vegetables, among others, contributed by the ladies from … Read more

Village Kitchen: How the collective kitchen helps mothers fight child malnutrition | the new times

It is a cloudy Friday morning in Kamuvunyi village, Nemba sector, Gakenke district, where more than 50 mothers have gathered in one place to collectively prepare a meal for their children under 5 years of age. Various types of food are available: Irish potatoes, beans, eggs, fruits, vegetables, among others, contributed by the ladies from … Read more

Refugee women in Colorado help ‘raise good citizens of tomorrow’ in Little Village | Education

AURORA • A classroom filled with toys, puzzles, costumes, books, flags from around the world, and energetic children is a place Clementine Gasimba gravitates towards. “I enjoy being with children, and it is my passion to be with children,” said Gasimba with a big smile on his face. What makes this particular preschool class unique … Read more

The Story of Kurt Warner and Jordan Davis in Concert Coming to Hall of Fame Village Powered by Johnson Controls

Daily and weekend tickets go on sale Friday, April 22 at 10 a.m. at hofvillage.com –(COMMERCIAL WIRE)–Hall of Fame Town powered by Johnson Controls today announced event details for the paternity party which will be held Father’s Day weekend, June 17-19, at his Tom Benson Hall of Fame stadium by the Fatherhood Institute. The family … Read more

Truist-owned insurance company takes over large block of space in West Broad Village

McGriff’s new office at 2200 Old Brick Road in West Broad Village. (Michael Schwartz’s photo) Office space isn’t dead yet, at least judging by West Broad Village’s recent run. The anchored Whole Foods development on the eastern edge of Short Pump recently welcomed the arrival of Truist-owned insurance broker McGriff as its new office tenant. … Read more

Advocating for healthy babies: Two women create Village of Healing health clinic in Euclid for women of color

CLEVELAND, Ohio — During their years serving on committees examining infant mortality in Cuyahoga County, health workers Da’na Langford and Tenisha Gaines came to believe that boots on the ground are needed in underserved neighborhoods, not large institutions, to bring about change. After repeated meetings focused on data rather than action, the women spoke about … Read more

Q&A with Boise State Athletic Director Jeramiah Dickey | blue grass sports

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Rushford Village approves insurance option

The Rushford Village Council discusses hiring options at the April 5 meeting. Pictured clockwise from left are Councilman Rick Ruberg, Mayor Dennis Overland, and Councilman Roger Knutson.Photo by Kirsten Zoellner In January, Rushford Village received a report following the League of Minnesota Cities’ assessment of all city properties. Upon review, there were large discrepancies in … Read more

What’s new in Nelis’ Dutch Village this season?

NETHERLANDS TWP. — Change is the name of the game at Nelis’ Dutch Village this year. In addition to opening its first downtown retail store in history, Dutch Village Downtown, the historic James Street amusement park in Holland Township is undergoing a multi-year transformation, beginning with a new parking lot. Plus:Dutch Village Downtown Brings Delft … Read more

Candidate Profile: Jerry Lynn for Shorewood Village Board

SHOREWOOD, WI — We’re asking each candidate for the Shorewood Village Board of Directors, which will run for two seats on April 5, to share more about their platform and ideas. Patch will post each profile as responses are received, and we’ll keep an eye on the results on election night. Three people run for … Read more