Bell ringer honored for 50 years of volunteer service, 1972

DIANE BOIT 25 Years Ago – 1997 Mandan City commissioners have set aside $28,500 to purchase the old Doc’s Bait and Tackle building at 500 East Main. Doc’s opened in 1982 by John and Ramona Dockter who operated the business until 1992. Until that time, it was a popular hangout for thousands of anglers from … Read more

After a Life-Altering Accident, a Young Teacher Adapts to a New Reality | Health Care | Seven Days

click to enlarge James Buck Allie Bianchi undergoing physical therapy at Fanny Allen Allie Bianchi’s life was on a sky’s-the-limit trajectory. With a fresh college degree in hand, Bianchi, 23, had finished her first year at Barre City Elementary … Read more

Demolition Crews Methodically Chipping Away at IBM Country Club

Bit by bit, pieces of the storied IBM Country Club complex east of Endicott are tumbling down. Gorick Construction workers started actual demolition operations at the site on Watson Boulevard in the town of Union on November 8. The east side of the IBM Country Club complex on November 23, 2022. Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF NewsThe … Read more

Film photography lives on with a younger generation

Kevin Moriarty (Missoula Current) Missoula’s only photography store, The Darkroom, opened in 1978 and features used camera gear spanning several decades. Current owner Michael Patterson bought the store in 2006 just before the economy took a downturn. He was able to weather the economic recession and his business is now booming, due in part to … Read more

Seasonal franchise Everything Christmas brings holiday cheer to Flathead Valley

The Everything Christmas store’s holiday cheer has spread to the Flathead Valley thanks to Cassie Baldelli. Previously, Baldelli and her family owned Glacier Raft Company, but after selling in April, Baldelli shifted her focus to their vacation rental and wedding venue, Glacier Homestead. As a way to provide work for employees during the slow season, … Read more

Get To Know Limoges Box Boutique – ZEX PR WIRE

(MENAFN- Zex PR Wire) Palm Bay, Florida, 16th November 2022, zexprwire , Limoges Box Boutique has been in business for over 20 years, sharing the joys of French culture with the world. Based in the heart of Limoges, France, the company offers a wide range of hand-painted French porcelain boxes, guaranteed to be 100% authentic. … Read more

New boutique hotel, fine dining restaurant, event center nearing completion in Bethlehem | Lehigh Valley Regional News

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – A stately and longstanding property in Bethlehem has found new life as a dining, lodging and private event venue. “We still have some finishing touches like artwork and tabletops, but we’re aiming to be open to the public in early December,” sales director Emily Bettys said. “It’s been a long road bringing … Read more

Bird flu affects turkey availability before Thanksgiving

SAN DIEGO — A beautiful, home-cooked Thanksgiving dinner means more to Donnie Dee than just good food. He’s the president and CEO of San Diego Rescue Mission, and they’re getting ready to feed more than a thousand people experiencing homelessness. What You Need To Know San Diego Rescue Mission creates a gourmet meal every year … Read more

The Drumossie Hotel, Inverness is a dream location for weddings

Andy Taylor Photography BIG events are something to look forward to – especially at the Drumossie Hotel in Inverness. The four-star Inverness hotel is leading the way when it comes to big events, with general manager Kenny McMillan and his team somehow helping make an occasion feel even bigger. While times were tough following years … Read more

Construction Completed at Greater Binghamton Sports Complex

The finishing touches are being applied to a massive indoor sports facility erected at the site of an air-supported dome that collapsed in the town of Union. Bob Kashou, owner of the Greater Binghamton Sports Complex, said he’s excited that  work on the structure in Choconut Center is almost wrapped up. The original dome collapsed … Read more