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Let’s go antiques shopping in Richmond

Written on April 5, 2013 at 1:43 pm, by

In this city of beautiful old homes are beautiful old things to furnish them. It’s a great place to go antiques shopping. On a recent trip to Virginia’s capital we trolled West Broad Street for possibilities and found The Galleria Antiques & Interiors. Now about seven or eight months at this location, owner Jim Strickland […]

How Rolex Runs on Autopilot

Written on March 25, 2013 at 2:18 pm, by

If there’s a branding equivalent of reaching nirvana, Rolex has done it. The 108-year-old brand is so famous, so coveted, it’s virtually synonymous with the luxury watch category, if not success itself. Hyperbole? Permit us this: Rolex’s Oyster model—introduced in 1926 as the world’s first waterproof watch—has graced the wrists of everyone from Winston Churchill […]

World watches as pope makes historic move

Written on March 20, 2013 at 1:28 pm, by

The world’s 1 billion Roman Catholics awoke on Monday to the stunning announcement that Pope Benedict XVI is stepping down from the papacy at month’s end. The 85-year-old pontiff noted that “strength of mind and body” are required to perform the duties of the job, and that he lacks the strength to continue. Many who […]

Small-business health exchange mandate will go to D.C. Council

Written on March 14, 2013 at 11:35 am, by

A District board is moving full steam ahead with a controversial plan to require small businesses in the city to purchase their employee health insurance through a government exchange. The D.C. Health Benefit Exchange Authority voted unanimously Wednesday to move forward with the small business exchange mandate. The board accepted a recommendation that small businesses […]

World watches as pope makes historic move

Written on February 2, 2013 at 2:37 pm, by

The world’s 1 billion Roman Catholics awoke on Monday to the stunning announcement that Pope Benedict XVI is stepping down from the papacy at month’s end. The 85-year-old pontiff noted that “strength of mind and body” are required to perform the duties of the job, and that he lacks the strength to continue. Many who […]

Funniest Rolex watch story ever

Written on January 21, 2013 at 2:29 pm, by

After his win at last weekend’s 24 Hours of Daytona in the GX class, Dr. Jim Norman went to his jeweler with this brand new Rolex winning watch. As per Jim’s own words: “Today I take my new Rolex to the jeweler right down the street from my house in Tampa to get a link […]

Art for Life, Game Night and Technology for Business

Written on December 26, 2012 at 12:22 pm, by

Here are some highlights of the upcoming week in Port Washington and Saukville. There are just the essentials; Port Washington-Saukville Patch has its own events calendar and you are invited to enter your own events. Technology education continues The Saukville Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a marketing series focusing primarily on using today’s technology to […]

World of Watches Introduces the Latest Swiss Legend Neptune Watches for 2013

Written on November 26, 2012 at 12:12 pm, by

World of Watches, the foremost internet retailer of discount watches, announced today that they are introducing new Swiss Legend Neptune watches. Swiss Legend is one of World of Watches’ best selling brand names. They also offer the top brands from Swiss Army, Technomarine, Jacques Lemans, Lucien Piccard, Stuhrling and many more. Offering a wide selection […]

Where This Entrepreneur Shops for Watches on Madison Avenue

Written on November 19, 2012 at 12:10 pm, by

New York City has more stores than anyone could physically tackle, but somehow we always keep returning to the usual suspects. To break out of the rut, we’ve asked some local shopping and fashion gurus to provide their hidden retail gems—those unique stores around our fantastic city that we might not all know about. Cue […]

Winter beauty woes: Caring for your skin during cooler months

Written on October 12, 2012 at 10:43 am, by

Temperatures are poised to plunge this winter and severe climate changes can negatively impact skin. Plus, harsh irritants, dyes and artificial perfumes can trigger sensitivities, making it even more difficult to effectively care for skin. Simple skincare consulting dermatologist Dr. Jennifer Segal reveals common seasonal sensitive skin triggers and shares her top tips for maintaining […]