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Sears Roebuck & Co. closes its last store in home state Illinois

HOFFMAN ESTATES (IL) – Sears unravels another link in its national chain of stores closing the last store in its home state of Illinois. Located at the Woodfield Mall in Schaumberg, the store opened up in 1969 when the mall was the largest store under one roof. As of September 17, 2021, there are only ...

Pumpkins, Halloween, Health Benefits, Recipe, Laurie Edwards Tate

Pumpkins: Pie and Jack o’ Laterns make a booming Halloween business

SAN DIEGO: When pumpkins become available in grocery stores and at community pumpkin patches and parks, they signal the beginning of the fall season and the advent of Halloween. LIGHTING THE WAY Serving as traditional Halloween jack o’ lanterns, pumpkins are carved into frightening faces that glow eerily at night from the candlelight deep within ...

Apple goes bananas over diversity

The lesson here seems to be that "diversity" does not mean diversity of opinion. Alas, even a diverse opinion of diversity is now viewed as anti-diversity.