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It May Feel Like Winter, but It’s Time to Shop for Seeds

It May Feel Like Winter, but It’s Time to Shop for Seeds

It May Feel Like Winter, but It’s Time to Shop for Seeds It May Feel Like Winter, but It’s Time to Shop for Seeds Resilience: It’s a vegetable-seed industry buzzword, and a mission — to breed genetically resilient varieties that stand up to pests, diseases and the rigors of a shifting climate. Each resilient variety becomes a tiny, critical ingredient …

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‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns

‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns

‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns ‘It’s Fall! Here We Are!’ A Beloved Chocolate Shop Returns “There’s no secret recipe,” Ms. Vlahakis said. “It’s physics and chemistry.” Her parents retired to Florham Park, N.J. At 76, her mother died of breast cancer, and Ms. Vlahakis, then living in Manhattan, moved in with her father, who continued …

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‘Little Shop,’ Big Relief: How One Theater Safely Put on an Indoor Show

‘Little Shop,’ Big Relief: How One Theater Safely Put on an Indoor Show

‘Little Shop,’ Big Relief: How One Theater Safely Put on an Indoor Show ‘Little Shop,’ Big Relief: How One Theater Safely Put on an Indoor Show Of course, for many, coming to New Hampshire was also a chance to escape New York. “I was excited to not have to hear the sirens every day,” Donoso said. “Where we are staying, …

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Customers Still Like to Shop in Person, Even if They Get Only to the Curb

Customers Still Like to Shop in Person, Even if They Get Only to the Curb

Customers Still Like to Shop in Person, Even if They Get Only to the Curb Customers Still Like to Shop in Person, Even if They Get Only to the Curb “If you are having an increase in sales and in productivity, the workers should share in that benefit,” said Marc Perrone, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers union, …

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‘A Place Where Everybody Can Shop’ Is Closing Its Doors

‘A Place Where Everybody Can Shop’ Is Closing Its Doors

‘A Place Where Everybody Can Shop’ Is Closing Its Doors ‘A Place Where Everybody Can Shop’ Is Closing Its Doors PARIS — Tati is a ghost of what it once was, and soon it won’t even be that. Shelves that were crammed with dish-scrubbers and brassieres for $1.50 and plaster figurines of smiling bunnies are now bare. Exits are still …

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A Flower Shop Reinvented to Reopen

A Flower Shop Reinvented to Reopen

A Flower Shop Reinvented to Reopen A Flower Shop Reinvented to Reopen OAKLAND, Calif. — Elizabeth Wardman was driving to San Francisco’s wholesale flower market last week when she heard on the radio that California was going to allow florists to reopen for Mother’s Day as part of an easing of coronavirus lockdown rules. By the time she got to …

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Coronavirus: Taylor Swift to cover salaries of workers at Nashville record shop

Coronavirus: Taylor Swift to cover salaries of workers at Nashville record shop

Taylor Swift has pledged to cover three months’ worth of wages and healthcare for the staff at a Nashville record store. Grimey’s New and Preloved music, a small independent shop, was struggling financially after it had to send its employees home in response to the mayor’s stay-at-home order. Grimey’s is one of many small businesses that have been struggling after …

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