If You Need a Distraction, Nordstrom is Offering 25% Off Site-Wide

Working from home means you’re left to your own devices, which means you might be online shopping at any given hour of the day. I don’t make the rules! Responding in the nick of time is a surprise sale from Nordstrom, which is offering 25 percent off their entire site. This is absolutely the only…

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Danny Meyer’s Restaurant Group Lays Off 2,000 Workers

The Union Square Hospitality Group, one of the nation’s most prestigious restaurant companies, laid off 2,000 employees on Wednesday morning “due to a near-complete elimination of revenue,” the company said in a statement. That number represents 80 percent of the company’s total staff, at 18 restaurants in New York City, two in Washington and its…

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A Rush of City Hall Marriages as the Coronavirus Pandemic Arrives

Annie Simeone and Armando Morales planned to get married sometime in the next month. They were just waiting for a day when both had off from their freelance jobs in film and TV production. Then, last Friday, they were told production had been suspended and they were out of work as a result of the…

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A Wholesale Grocery Will Deliver Directly to the Public

With coronavirus anxiety rising, your major concern is probably not whether you can get fresh figs or an exotic pink pineapple from Costa Rica, but having eggs, fresh lettuce, pork chops and the like delivered to your door might be. Baldor Specialty Foods, a wholesale grocer based in the Bronx, will open for retail sales…

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5 Ways to Take Care of Oily Hair

Do you have oily hair? Last night you washed and styled your hair, but then you have to wash it again the next morning? How to prevent hair from getting dirty so quickly? Let’s learn how to take care of oily hair. Wash your hair in the morning “Oily hair” is a set expression that…

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Under Eye Skin Care: Mistakes You Make Every Day

How do you take care of the skin around your eyes? Are you making these common mistakes? In general, the main mistake is the lack of a separate product for the skin around the eyes. Even if you have this product, you still have to learn how to use it correctly: depending on the time…

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Which Clothing and Beauty Stores Have Closed?

When President Trump declared a state of emergency over the novel coronavirus on Friday, many clothing and beauty retailers began announcing temporary closures. The questions came just as fast: How long would this last? Would brick-and-mortar workers still get paid? Would they be able to keep their jobs? As panic over the pandemic spreads globally,…

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There Aren’t Enough Ventilators to Cope With the Coronavirus

As the United States braces for an onslaught of coronavirus cases, hospitals and governments are confronting a grim reality: There are not nearly enough lifesaving ventilator machines to go around, and there is no way to solve the problem before the disease reaches full throttle. Desperate hospitals say they can’t find anywhere to buy the…

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Eating Fish During Pregnancy May Have Metabolic Benefits for Children

Eating fish when pregnant — but not too much — is linked to better metabolic health in children, researchers report. For a study in JAMA Network Open, scientists recorded fish consumption and blood mercury levels in 805 women with singleton pregnancies and then followed their children’s metabolic health for an average of eight years. They…

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