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Take out some stress with a carefully chosen board game or video game that doesn’t take several hours of time (if the game does, then remember to set up in a place that won’t be disturbed or save your progress for later). Card games are great as well as board games like Ticket to Ride, […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Michael Jackson estate is donating $300,000 to help entertainment industry workers on Broadway, the music business and in Las Vegas who have been hurt by the coronavirus pandemic. The estate announced Wednesday that it will give $100,000 apiece to Broadway Cares, the food bank Three Square in Nevada and MusiCares,…
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From Chris (who is a Manager at the Pemberton Valley Supermarket): “I would like to make a few suggestions that might help convince people to change the way they shop over the next while. First of all, we have enough food. I am reassured that the food supply chain can sustain all normal shopping behaviours. […]
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Today’s Word: Confiscate
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verb (used with object), con·fis·cat·ed, con·fis·cat·ing.
- to seize as forfeited to the public domain; appropriate, by way of penalty, for public use.
- to seize by or as if by authority; appropriate summarily:The border guards confiscated our movie cameras.
- seized or appropriated, as for public use.
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