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People have multiple “faces”

People have numerous characteristics that make them peculiar, funny, vociferous, introverted, outgoing, obnoxious, boring, nosey, intimidating, inquisitive, friendly, standoffish and so much more. We become acquainted with folks; make friends…

Job losses hit unexpectedly

When employees arrive at their work place for their regular shift and are met with the greeting “we are closing” it is shocking. That’s what apparently happened to workers at…

The extra day for 2012

Today is that extra day Leap Year gives us on the calendar, an extra 24 hours. 1,440 minutes and 86,400 seconds. Since given this time due to wise men from…

County loses two businessmen

The blue and white buses of Sunshine Tours were familiar sights along the East Coast and numerous spots across the nation. The company was also known in Alaska, Hawaii, California,…

Dental care is given students

A Pulaski dentist, eight of her staff members and a group of volunteers provided much-needed dental care to 15 young students last week. Most adults know the results of poor…

Two interesting U.S. Presidents

Monday is Presidents’ Day, officially a day to honor our first president, George Washington, and the “rail splitter,” Abraham Lincoln, of Civil War fame. Birthdays come only once a year…

Fake drugs a growing menace

Counterfeit: imitation of genuine, forged. Fake: artificial, made to deceive, not real. These two words apply to make things in life, from personalities (persona) to clothing, jewelry, art work, electronics,…

Old buildings are interesting

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, it has been said for centuries, first appearing in Greek in the 3rd century BC and it continues today. It has been…

It filters down, but never up

The rubber is hitting the road at a fast pace, major impact and humongous questions. For Virginia’s General Assembly today is more than Valentine’s Day. It is “Crossover” day when…

Heart Month Should be 12

February covers all aspects of the heart, from health care to love, Cupid, Valentines, flowers and candy. An in-depth search into all of the above gives an overview linking them…