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March 31, 2020

Cozy and Warm

Thinking about refreshing the look of your home? “Cozy” and “warm” are trending keywords for interior design, according to experts, with luxurious textiles, inviting color palettes, and warm mixed metals

The New Normal

Happy April Fool’s Day, everyone! We are now in week two of the corona virus lockdown and things here are calmer than last week. This is a huge change of

Takeout Safe to Eat

During the COVID-19 pandemic, people attempting to maintain some semblance of normalcy have questions concerning what is considered safe practice and what isn’t. According to infectious disease experts at Cooper

Keep a Smart Home Safe

Last week we discussed smart home technology; this week let’s talk about keeping your smart home safe. Make security your priority when it comes to home tech. It’s still up


The coronavirus pandemic, aside from the health crisis, has put a dent in the economies of cities and towns throughout the country. Downtowns have been particularly vulnerable, with ours—The Ave—being

Rough Seas

Before dawn on Thursday September 1, 1877, the leisure cruise on the Harry C. that had begun in Cumberland County on the Maurice River two days earlier raised anchor and

Know Your Audience

Most marketing messages aren’t cross-generational, meaning that an ad that may resonate with one generation could be lost on another. It’s important for a business not only to identify its

County Opens Restaurant Facebook Page

Cumberland County Restaurants are adjusting to the new requirements for COVID-19. The restaurants/deli’s/taverns in Cumberland County are restricted to delivery, take-out or curbside pick-up. Cumberland County wants to encourage the

Getting Us Through

What a difference two weeks make! First, let me extend my hope that you are all healthy and keeping a safe distance from possible contamination. Our non-profit agency’s office located


Do you know where the word Xspero came from? “Spero” comes from the Latin word for hope. I believe hope is an X-factor. With Xspero, I hope that you, our