The Hidden 'Betrayal' In Obama's Trade Agenda
WASHINGTON -- As Congress prepares to give President Barack Obama expedited powers to "fast-track" trade deals through Congress, many U.S. steel mills and skeptics of Obama's trade agenda are worried about steel dumping, the term commonly used to ...
May 20, 2015
Sunday Interview with Sanford Bishop: 'We need American solutions, and it ...
Zell Miller became governor and brought him back to head up corrections. So, he was again the The news finished and I guess it had gone into the 7 o'clock program and a breaking news came across the screen that Dr. King had been shot. Of course ...
April 18, 2015
Sunburn – The morning read of what's hot in Florida politics – December 22
The grand Bay County Courthouse building in Panama City was completed in 1915 with a large central four-sided clock tower and an elaborate gabled roof – but both features were lost to a fire in 1920. The rebuilt courthouse gained fame as the site of ...
December 22, 2014
Denver's renovated Union Station has been a 30-year barn-raising
After five o'clock Monday through Friday, it was a ghost town." About a year before Isenberg arrived, Denver elected its first Latino mayor, 36-year-old Federico Peña, who faced a city not only stumbling economically, but suffering an exodus. After ...
July 14, 2014
Enquirer Women of the Year share advice, motivation
The word is out about Mary Gimpel's garage and the things it might contain, such as 10-foot-tall Corinthian columns or unusual table centerpieces. At one time or another, . I put in a full day. I'm usually working until about 5 o'clock. I lead a ...
April 13, 2014
From protests to pay parity, keeping police on the street remains a challenge
That was back in 2007, as voters got ready to head to the polls to vote on a 1 percent tax devoted primarily to public safety, promising first to swell the police ranks by 100 new positions, taking the full force from 388 to 488. The long-range plan ...
April 5, 2014
Picks of the Week - Happenings
Featuring live music, a beer garden, beach games, kids' activities, arts and crafts booths, local vendors, health expo and more, the second annual beach party, hosted by Player's Casino, will also feature a farm-to-table barbecue by chef West of the ...
September 4, 2014
Hundreds attend 22nd annual Great Pottsville Cruise
“We were planning to close the streets downtown at 2 o’clock, but at noontime we probably had 300 cars ... “It’s filled up from Laurel Avenue all the way down to Howard Avenue,” city fire Chief Todd March said at 3:30 p.m. as he stood near ...
August 9, 2015
Irving Harper: 1916-2015
Harper, who was 99, is probably best known as the designer of Marshmallow Sofa for Herman Miller, as well as the company’s logo, and the Ball and Sunburst clocks for Howard Miller ... Buckminster Fuller sat at a table behind her, and he would go on ...
August 5, 2015
Howard Miller Spokane Wall Clock, Brushed Aluminum
Was shocked that the product surpassed the price of the clock. Once on our kitchen wall it looks like it costs a couple hundred dollars. Love the retro look and the fact I can read the time. It replaced a clock that was difficult to read. Strongly recommend.
January 14, 2015
Howard Miller Contemporary Pendulum Wall Clock, Brushed Nickel, Hudson
This contemporary pendulum clock is perfect on our 42-inch recessed wall. It is functional and has a rather sleek and unique style that fits our decor. Just add two AA batteries, hook the pendulum to the ring and you're good to go. Appears to be keeping ...
December 15, 2014
Desk Clocks: Faces of Another Era
Even in the age of the smartphone, there’s value in a traditional desk clock ... hoped to find an antique clock. He was particularly impressed with a 1950s model by Arthur Umanoff for Howard Miller. “There’s something so homemade about it ...
May 13, 2014
Grandfather clocks never go out of style, and neither does repairing them
For Benenati, her Howard Miller conjures memories of summers in South Florida with her aunt and uncle, who had a grandfather clock that greeted her in the morning. A gift from her mother, now deceased, the clock "makes me feel like home," she says.
June 24, 2011
Omexey has backup BR factory in Vietnam
It makes clocks for Howard Miller, Wal-Mart and Target. Its diverse mix of mostly promotional to medium-priced furniture has kept the company busy, particularly in serving the U.S. market. Today, the United States accounts for 90% of its business on in ...
October 2, 2005