Dear James: My kids use the garage for all their junk. There is barely room for the standard garage stuff like paint cans, tools, etc. How do I design some simple shelves and how big should they be? -- Dennis H.
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There wasn't any pie, pumpkin or otherwise. No cranberry sauce or potatoes either. Nor was turkey the center of the feast.
More likely, culinary historians report, that first Thanksgiving in the fall of ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Chicago's North Michigan Avenue storefronts still bring in some of the highest rents in North America, with new deals averaging $550 per square foot even amid volatile times for retailers.
Magnificent Mile ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: My daughter is a very mature and responsible 20-year-old. She lives at college, works part time and is involved in many community programs. Recently, she told me her boyfriend is a 31-year-old lawyer. I ...Read more
Hours before the 2017 Progressive International Motorcycle Show opened its doors at the Long Beach Convention Center, a cabal of industry veterans met to discuss troubled U.S. motorcycle sales.
Organized by power sports ...Read more
HAWTHORNE, Calif. -- Tesla CEO Elon Musk Thursday night sprung a surprise on the world, using the launch of a new electric semi-truck to announce what he said will be the world's fastest production car, a new Tesla ...Read more
HAWTHORNE, Calif. -- Tesla announced the new Tesla Semi Thursday night -- and surprised everybody with a working prototype of a new Roadster sports car.
CEO Elon Musk claims the car will do 60 mph in 1.9 seconds -- the ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: I've been raising my granddaughter for almost 17 years. My daughter wanted very little to do with her. Now she has money coming in, and she wants her daughter to come back. I have legal custody, and I'...Read more
Can I Help You?Rick Currier
"Can I Help You?" is a personal account of my getting into, and succeeding in the field of Retail Sales. I share some of the stories and experiences that I've had in my career and I am confident anyone in the retail business can, and will relate to what I have dealt with in my years as a ...
WASHINGTON -- If you hoped that Senate Republicans would treat homeowners and buyers more kindly in their tax overhaul plans than their colleagues did in the House, you were an optimist. It didn't happen.
In fact, the ...Read more
Humans aren't worth much anymore – at least when it comes to employment.
At one time, after flipping through a mail order catalogue, you'd call an 800 number and place an order. Now, you browse ...Read more
Tired of stories about driverless cars? Then how about a story of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, one of the world's quickest cars ever made? It's so tuned to driving it comes standard with only a driver's seat.
The ...Read more
Buying your Thanksgiving turkey and other holiday groceries at Whole Foods should be cheaper this year if you are an Amazon Prime member.
Almost three months after buying Whole Foods, Amazon said in a statement Wednesday ...Read more
The Honda Accord was named "best car overall" Thursday and Honda swept seven categories as Kelley Blue Book released its 2018 Best Buy car awards.
Ford and Audi each won two awards in the various vehicle segments. ...Read more
Whether it's a care package for a college student, a goody box for someone in the military or a way to say happy birthday to a friend or relative, there's nothing like opening a box of fresh, homemade cookies. And if those...Read more
Make no mistake about it; if you have ever thought a viola couldn't dazzle like a pansy, then you haven't tried ColorMax. ColorMax is a relatively new series of viola coming to us from Sakata Seed that has completely ...Read more
Q: Our homeowner association recently passed an amendment to our community requiring everyone who buys a resale in our community to join the golf and country club. It is costly to do so, and I am having a problem selling ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Checking items off an ambitious bucket list is nothing new for Eva Niewiadomski, 55, who has launched a successful business, traveled the world and even fulfilled a longtime dream to take a class in puppetry.
APR stands for "annual percentage rate," designed to be a comprehensive measure of the cost of credit that mortgage borrowers could use to compare loans offered by different lenders, or loans with different features. The ...Read more
The richest man in the United States wants to build his own city.
Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates put down $80 million for a massive swath of land in Arizona, about 45 minutes west of ...Read more
SEATTLE -- One of the biggest stories in the Seattle-area real-estate market continues to be the strong interest among homebuyers coming from China.
Although foreign sales here are down a bit lately, King County in recent...Read more
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