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Free Medical Clinic Coming to Reno September 29th Medical services at this year's clinic will include dental cleanings, dental fillings, dental extractions, eye exams, eyeglass prescriptions, eyeglass production, free eyeglasses, women's health exams, assistance device (walkers and canes) education, [...]
Review: 'Battle of the Sexes" Is So Much More Than a Tennis Movie It's a contentious time in which battles over women's rights and equality are a running theme; in which a presidential administration's legitimacy and the nation's self-confidence are being steadily eroded by a seemingly endless succession of damaging [...]
via The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)]
Lions, Women's Club prepare for annual spaghetti dinner The Bridgeport Lions Club and the GFWC Women's Club of Bridgeport will again team up for their annual spaghetti dinner fundraiser Sept. 21 at the Benedum Civic Center. Doors are open from 4-7 p.m.. Guests can enjoy a dinner of spaghetti and homemade [...]
Teens start sunglasses shop in Portsmouth She began by sorting and cleaning eyeglass frames and in the eighth grade, she started covering the front desk. “I thought this would be a fun challenge,” We have a large selection of men's, women's and teenage styles.” The shop also sells [...]
via Wicked Local Abington]
Plymouth news briefs, Sept. 23 PLYMOUTH – To aid the victims of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the office of Dr. Joseph J. Grant, OD, Suite 6, 159 Samoset St., will accept donations for gently worn prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses, nonprescription sunglasses, over-the-counter [...]
Phat Farm is a national fashion line created by Russell Simmons, co-founder of Def Jam Recordings. Phat Fashions (itself a division of Kellwood Company), is touted as a symbol of men's contemporary American culture, mixing the urban aesthetics of the streets and the preppy culture of the Ivy League.
Since its inception in 1992, Phat Fashions began from a small New York City showroom and is now a multi-million dollar business. Phat Fashions' success is claimed to be a result of the brand's self-proclaimed commitment to quality, innovation in design and support of the retail trade through strategic marketing and advertising. For the consumer, Phat Fashions allegedly "delivers a universal message that breaks stereotypes and ethnic boundaries", supposedly "setting the new standard in...
The Girlfriend’s Guide To Good Health Sharp Rees-Stealy Women’s Health Event features talks from 11 Physicians and ... Discuss keeping your skin healthy with a dermatologist, sample skin products, get tips on selecting the eyeglasses that flatter your face and more. Learn about the Sharp ... [...]
International Women's Day 2016: Julie Bishop on gender equality and why women rule In honor of International Women's Day, Australia's foreign minister explains why women ... Vision Quest: During an official visit to India in April 2015, Bishop distributed eyeglasses to children at a school in Chennai (Getty Images). [...]
via The Huffington Post]
You Can Be Feminine and Fabulous AND a Great Leader! Overcoming Gender Bias Against Women Leaders This contrived distinction reduces women's leadership skills and accomplishments as accessories ... I had totes, the garment bag, wallets, toiletry bags, eyeglass case--each month I would add to my collection. I even got them embroidered with my initials. [...]
Women Try to Make Italy’s Shoe-Shining as Chic as Its Shoes Today the 43-year-old Ms. Lovo walks around Verona in black men’s shoes, a stretchy below-the knee skirt, a white shirt and ample, black oval eyeglasses ... the ways they are sewed together. Women’s shoes simply don’t.” The second woman in Italy ... [...]
via Lompoc Record]
About Town March is Women’s History Month and the community is invited to join the ... The deadline to submit an application is April 4. Lions Club to collect eyeglasses March 19 The Vandenberg Village Lions Club will participate in the second “Lions Eyes ... [...]
A few years ago, I was overtaken by an overwhelming drive to type up and post the following Love Message for Women on my old wordpress blog. This was in the harvest times of that first fateful year I’d spent in service to Aphrodite, whom I asked to teach me about “Perfect Love and Trust.”The lessons she offered me started out like a brutal mugging at thorn-point, but I learned things–really important things about how to be in healthy, loving relationship with others – by first having the...
The total solar eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017 wasn’t just an excuse to play hooky from work and head outdoors to witness an astronomical event that’s rarely visible across such a large swath of the contiguous United States. Albeit brief, the coast-to-coast eclipse offered a welcome respite from, well, you know. It was big news — different news — that generated genuine excitement and prompted interaction between Americans who might not see eye-to-eye otherwise. All the while, it highlighted the...
Comedy used to be a boys’ club, but who’s getting the last laugh now? By Briony SmithDate September 15, 2017icon-facebookicon-twitterIt’s Friday night, and Toronto’s Bad Dog Theatre is filling up. It’s a diverse crowd: A middle-aged mixed-race couple make their way to the front, a gaggle of loud white ladies settles into the back section and a crew of bespectacled andro twenty-somethings take over the entire middle row.Finally, the lights dim and a banging Bollywood track starts up; host Nelu...