In October, Signs Of Life At Retailers

Some analysts are now predicting higher levels of holiday spending than in the year before.

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    11/22/2014 - 7:47 am | View Link
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  • 'CPR on the Square' to teach hundreds life saving skill
    It's a simple skill that takes just minutes to learn and it could make a difference in life or death: CPR. 
    10/30/2014 - 4:42 pm | View Link
  • AnythingIT Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for US Government Agency 2 Year SubContract Extension
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    10/29/2014 - 9:10 am | View Link
  • President Obama is starting to think about life after Nov. 4. Read more " data-publish-date="October 29, 2014 7:17 am">
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    10/29/2014 - 7:43 am | View Link
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  • Police reports; 10-27-14
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    10/28/2014 - 10:00 pm | View Link
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  • "Japanese exports grew in October at the fastest pace in eight months, an encouraging sign that ..."
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  • The US Consumer Is Alive
    And so after a disappointing September report, a bit of a rebound in October shows that ahead of the Holiday shopping season, the US consumer is showing some signs of life.
    11/14/2014 - 5:02 pm | View Link
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    10/12/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • October astrological signs
    The earliest known astrological records date back thousands of years to 1645 B.C. Back then, people relied on the stars and constellations to make sense of things they couldn't understand in everyday life. Astrological beliefs have influenced many aspects ...
    10/11/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • October 2014: The eclipse season, Mercury retrogrades, freedom, relationships a
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    10/2/2014 - 10:27 am | View Link
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  • Second Life
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    11/22/2014 - 12:05 am | View Website
  • Warning Signs: Obama's Make-Believe Life
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  • The Tango
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