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19 min ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

Building homes and communities

When Liz Johndrow first discovered community natural home building during an early mid-life crisis about 15 years ago, she was amazed at how the work brought people together.


Related Topix: Liz Claiborne, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Sun Jul 27, 2014


's Weekend M&A Chatter

The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Friday July 25 through Sunday July 27, 2014 The Withdrawn Proposal : Destination Maternity announced Friday, that it is withdrawing its proposal, announced July 2, to combine with Mothercare .


Related Topix: Retail, Mothers Work, Destination Maternity, Hispanic Broadcasting, Television

Hottest Articles on from 7/20/2014 - 7/27/2014

Below are's most popular articles from 7/20/2014 - 7/27/2014.


Related Topix: Project Runway, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, VF, Nordstrom, Retail, St. Louis Park, MN, Emmy Awards, Marketing


The Michael Kors Brand Could Be Headed For A Big Crash

Widespread popularity is the "kiss of death for trendy fashion brands, particularly those positioned in the up-market younger consumer sectors, Michael Kors has also has several brands at different price points, a strategy that could easily backfire, Lewis says .


Related Topix: Michael Kors, Business News

Seattle Times

Grandson proudly squirms in Carter’s footsteps

Like many candidates, Jason Carter, the Democratic nominee for governor in Georgia, is courting the Jewish vote.


Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia, Georgia Government, Celebrities, Jason Carter, Carter's, US Governors

Courier News

Is superintendent salary cap creating a 'brain drain?'

Is superintendent salary cap creating a 'brain drain?' Is the state salary cap on superintendents an effective cost savings or a drain on talent? Check out this story on Since 2011, the five-year salary cap on school superintendents has drained qualified leadership, opponents said, but the state defended ... (more)


Related Topix: Education Etc., Kenneth Cole Productions, Footwear, New Jersey, Pension, Personal Finance, Chris Christie, US Governors

Seeking Alpha

Why I Like L Brands

L Brands is a women's specialty store that focuses on women's intimate apparel and beauty products.


Related Topix: Limited Brands, Retail, Victoria's Secret

Sat Jul 26, 2014

St.Petersburg Times

PORTLAND - Laika animation studio occupies a huge nondescript...

Laika animation studio occupies a huge nondescript building in an industrial complex on the outskirts of this Oregon city.


Related Topix: Nike, Footwear, Cameras


Oscar: - What First Ladies Should Wear'

The George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas is looking a little more glam thanks to Oscar de la Renta, the fashion designer whose gowns have been worn by many first ladies and movie stars over the decades.


Related Topix: W., George Bush, Fashion, Oscar de la Renta, Designers, Laura Bush, Barbara Bush

The Washington Post

Protesters arrested at Rockville REI store while demonstrating against labor practices

Rockville and Montgomery County police arrested 21 people during a protest at the outdoor recreation store REI on Saturday afternoon, police said.


Related Topix: Montgomery County, MD, VF

La Provence opens at Progress Ridge TownSquare, Westview High School's new principal: Beaverton Top 5

It's time again to review this week's top stories. Here are the top five most read stories from our Beaverton, Washington County, North of 26 and Aloha reporting.


Related Topix: Washington County, OR, Nike, Footwear, Aloha, OR

BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. Downgraded to Market Perform at Raymond James

Shares of BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. opened at 21.79 on Friday. BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P. has a one year low of $17.10 and a one year high of $23.15.


Related Topix: Energy, BreitBurn Energy Partners L.P., Raymond Ltd

Internet Retailer

Carter's snags 40% of e-commerce sales from global shoppers

Kids' apparel brand and e-retailer Carter's Inc. is planning a big e-commerce push, thanks in large part to another strong showing of its web channel during the second quarter, CEO Michael Casey told analysts today on the company's second quarter earnings call.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Internet, Carter's, Marketing

BBC News

US firm withdraws Mothercare offer

Mothercare has twice rejected takeover proposals from Destination Maternity, which valued the mother and baby products retailer at A 266m.


Related Topix: Mothers Work, Retail, Destination Maternity

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Nike paid Knight confidant Howard Slusher $1.525 million for campus...

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 25--Nike paid $1.525 million last year to longtime Phil Knight confidant Howard Slusher for his management of the company's World Headquarters expansion, the company disclosed in a regulatory filing Friday.


Related Topix: Nike, Footwear, Oregon, MO, University of Oregon, Marketing, John Kitzhaber, US Governors

Marine Corps Times

Family of murdered Marine 'betrayed' after Afghan killer gets 7-year sentence

The family of a Marine killed during an insider attack in Afghanistan say they were outraged to discover this week that the attacker's trial took place recently in an Afghan court without their knowledge.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Military, US Marine Corps, Liz Claiborne, Prison

Business Journal

Analyst downgrades, stock price drops as WellCare cuts expected earnings

The downgrade, to "market perform" from "outperform," reflects execution difficulties that are expected to persist amidst a changing landscape, analysts wrote in a July 25 report.


Related Topix: Raymond Ltd


After Firing CEO Over Sexual Harassment Charges, American Apparel Adds One Woman To Its Board

In June, American Apparel ousted CEO Dov Charney over "an ongoing investigation into alleged misconduct" after repeated sexual harassment and sexual assault allegations against him.


Related Topix: American Apparel, US News, Liberal Political News

North County Public Radio

Two Potsdam residents dead after Rt. 86 crash near Lake Placid

State police say one lane of Route 86 between Lake Placid and Saranac Lake has reopened, though travelers should expect significant delays.


Related Topix: Lake Placid, NY, Saranac Lake, NY, Burlington Coat Factory Warehouse, Retail, Ray-Brook, NY


The A-to-Z of Sex and the City: Absolut to Zip Drive

If you know the names Manolo Blahnik and Jimmy Choo , chances are Sex and the City had something to do with it.


Related Topix: Jimmy Choo, Footwear


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