New Retailers Open at Philadelphia Premium Outlets

LIMERICK – Buyers of Philadelphia Premium Outlets in Limerick will soon have a choice of two new retailers. The two new stores are clothing stores – one offers clothing for the whole family, while the other specializes in women’s clothing. Vineyard Vines is slated to open its 3,400 square foot store later this week in […]

What it takes to make David Geffen Hall sound new

The interior of David Geffen Hall, seen September 10. Photo: Richard Barnes / JBSA, courtesy of Diamond Schmitt. When I first walked into the void of Geffen Hall in the middle of construction, about a year before reopening night next fall, I felt like a room that had been stripped of concrete. Upon closer inspection, […]

Flight attendants swap heels for sneakers on SkyUp Airlines in Ukraine

Alexandrina Denysenko, a senior flight attendant with seven years of experience, says she sometimes doesn’t have a free minute to sit on a flight and dreams of resting her swollen legs after spending hours in wear heels. SkyUp Airlines, the private Ukrainian airline that employs Denysenko, has decided to end pencil heels and skirts after […]

Converse launches new colors in the Run Star Motion

WORDS BY BELLA BACKWELLIN PARTNERSHIP WITH CONVERSE The hugely popular Run Star Motions are back and better than ever. The Run Star Motion is a modern and innovative take on the classic Converse models we all know and love. First exit earlier this year, the style instantly became a sought-after addition to sneaker-lover’s collections. Two […]

Creativity abounds at Brickworld | Local

Barely controlled chaos reigned on Saturday morning as this year’s addition of Brickworld, a convention for Lego enthusiasts at the Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne. The heckling emanated from tables where two bona fide Lego masters ran a building competition for more than a dozen pint-sized aspirants to create animals, real or imagined, from size […]

Civic shoe store appears on covid exhibit list

The Billini shoe store in the Canberra Center. A CIVIC shoe store has become an occasional exhibit location in the list of sites released today by ACT Health at 11:17 a.m. today (October 10). All the locations on today’s list are relaxed. Billini shoes, Canberra Center, 148 Bunda Street, Civic, October 7, 9 am-5:30pm Billini […]

Obituary: Bernard Tapie, a colorful and controversial French businessman

October 9, 2021 IN SPRING from 1985, Bernard Tapie appears in a new French television program, “The game of truth”. It typically featured artists such as Alain Delon and Elton John; Mr. Tapie was the first businessman to attend. A painful austerity plan weighed on the economy. On the show, he received calls from factory […]

The Dr. Martens x Herschel collaboration is only available for 2 days! Get them before they’re gone forever (updated)

Update October 9, 2021: The Dr. Martens x Herschel Collection officially launched this morning, and we’ve updated the post below with links. Fall brings leaf viewing, pumpkin spice, hot apple cider, and the hottest fashion collaborations. Two iconic brands, one that not only kept you looking good but also your grandparents, and a modern bag […]

Son helps keep his father’s business central to the community

Logan Shoe Repair, opened by Benjamin Harrison Logan in 1919, was a longtime community fixture. Ben was born in Callaway County in 1892 to Dixon and Martha (Brandon) Logan, the seventh of 12 children. He was a porter at the Monroe house. The Lincoln Institute established an industrial school in 1891, providing education in the […]

The ethics of collecting works by artists with intellectual disabilities

“I understand the need for the art world to categorize works of art made by people whose creative process does not stem from an MFA or BFA,” Meyer said. “It’s an outdated term, but I also understand it’s a way for the art world to understand what’s going on.” Creative Growth participates in Outsider Art […]