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Category Archives: Biz and Tech Expo
Ok, I’ll admit that, before last week, I had never heard of the Emig Mansion. In fact, I got a little lost on my way to cover a story on the historic bed & breakfast. Almost immediately after pulling into … Continue reading
Yesterday we said that Hershey was increasing prices for its candy because supplies and energy costs for them went up. Today, the Labor Department said a whole lot more than chocolate is going up in price. Inflation is double what … Continue reading
Now, I know I was idealistic coming out of school. Most grads are. But I am amazed that 68 percent of the members of Gen. Y (referring to someone who graduated high school in this millennium) said they would not … Continue reading
It is the No. 1 reason I do not cook as often as I would like. Spoiled produce. It only takes one unplanned late night at work or other schedule speed bump to throw off my well-laid plans of cooking … Continue reading
As we’re about to close out another week, it’s time for the weekly round up of top biz stories this week. Speed networking is all the rage. The Business and Tech expo was on Tuesday. First quarter homes sales weren’t … Continue reading
In my exploring of the expo, I saw a lot of really interesting displays companies had set up. I didn’t have time to take pictures of all of them, or even stop and talk to every single person there. That … Continue reading
Take a look at what BAE has displayed at their booth. I can only imagine it was interesting getting it in here.
The Revolution’s mascot made a special guest appearance.
It’s lunch time at the expo so I decided to scope out all the places you could grab free munchies here. There are tons of catering places represented, and they are all featuring pretty delicious-looking spreads. Here’s what I heard … Continue reading