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Nordstrom Rack, America's Best opening in Schererville

Schererville's already robust shopping options continue to expand.America's Best Contacts and Eyeglasses recently opened at 171 US 41 in the Shops on Main shopping center in Schererville, and the new Talbots Co. Store threw its doors open on Tuesday.Crowds are expected for the Thursday opening of the eagerly anticipated Nordstrom Rack at 185 U.S. 41. Although originally scheduled for 9 a.m., the opening has been moved to 7:45 a.m. indoors due to weather concerns.Music, coffee and breakfast...

Workstation Computer Glasses, A Major Quality-of-Life Improvement

Welcome to the 433rd Metamorphosis Monday!The week before I left for Morocco in mid-March, I forced myself to purchase new eye glasses. At one time I had two pairs for everyday use, but one pair mysteriously and unpredictably snapped in half one day for absolutely no reason. I lived in fear the other pair would do the same at any time.I have contacts I wear occasionally, but they don’t work very well due to a bad case of astigmatism in my left eye. I’m not sure exactly why, but heading off to...

How to save money on prescription medication

Are you facing big expenses for the medications you need to stay healthy?Read more: 10 best places to get eyeglassesIf you’re struggling with costs that are out of control, you’ll be pleased to know that some 30 states are taking up bills that could cap the cost of pharmaceuticals.The National Academy for State Health Policy reports the following moves are being considered:Maryland’s governor is now considering allowing the state’s attorney general to sue drugmakers for excessive price...