Monthly Archives: July 2017

Parents begin packing the aisles to shop for school supplies – WSIL TV


WSIL TV
Parents begin packing the aisles to shop for school supplies
WSIL TV
She said there's a lot of pressure for kids to have name brands and the latest, but when you're living on a budget, you do the best you can. Every year, many businesses, churches and other organizations hold back-to-school giveaway's. Look for that …

Student housing fills as semester approaches – Turlock Journal – The Turlock Journal


The Turlock Journal
Student housing fills as semester approaches – Turlock Journal
The Turlock Journal
Move-in day at The Vista, Turlock's newest student housing option, is still a month away, but the apartment complex is nearly at full capacity. Such is the case …

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Repair Café comes to the Manitou Art Center, provides free expertise and tools – Colorado Springs Independent


Colorado Springs Independent
Repair Café comes to the Manitou Art Center, provides free expertise and tools
Colorado Springs Independent
One of the greatest challenges facing people living in poverty or living on a budget is the tendency of objects — important objects like electronics and appliances, or everyday objects like hairdryers and cookware — to break. The rich may fry a

Home Is Where The Mold Is: A Cautionary Tale of Renting in Oxford – The Local Voice


The Local Voice
Home Is Where The Mold Is: A Cautionary Tale of Renting in Oxford
The Local Voice
People living on a budget are often forced to take whatever housing they can find. Combine this fact with the high number of old houses in Oxford and it adds up to living conditions that are not always ideal or healthy. The majority of legal