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Spring beauty launches are among my favorite for the fresh glowy vibe you usually see. NARS Spring 2018 has a pretty mix of soft and bold for a feminine look. It’s available online at NARS Cosmetics until February 2nd. At all other retailers after that date (just around the corner!), …

If you are ready to go a little more “meatless” if not entirely “meat-free” (and who doesn’t want to show a little more kindness to the environment and animals?), then have we got the perfect guest for you in this episode. Catherine Gill (creator of The Dirty Vegan blog) offers her …

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — In a city of celebrated restaurants, chefs and foodies, John Mikolajcyk is likely the most enduring person in the Portsmouth food business. Born in Portsmouth almost 80 years ago, Mikolajcyk opened his first restaurant, Sam’s Railroad Diner, on McDonough Street in the late 1950s. Today, he …

There’s no shortage of things to do, taste or sip in Sonoma, where wineries line the lanes and cute boutiques and bistros crowd town squares. It’s tempting to scamper here, there and everywhere. But a single multiple-attraction destination can be appealing, especially when the weather turns drippy and damp. That’s …

The New England/Philadelphia rivalry is heating up. Patriots fans are likely aware that any NFL playoff game usually comes with some sort of doughnut-related side wager with the opposing team’s city. But Dottie’s Donuts in Philadelphia is taking things to another level. “Until the Eagles win the Super Bowl, we won’t …

Entrances to Yosemite and Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks remained open and free to motorists entering the parks on Monday morning. By the afternoon, Congress reached a deal to end the federal government shutdown and President Trump pledged to sign such a plan. The National Park Service was waiting …

Right now you probably feel like this. via GIPHY And wish you felt more like this. via GIPHY And while we can’t bring you the beach, we do have a giveaway that’ll bring you glorious warmth and light — and serious health benefits. Say hello to winter’s best giveaway: The …

Women’s conference Aspire 2018 will be held 7 to 10 p.m. Feb. 23 at The Bridge, 3438 E. Ashlan Ave. The event designed for women features comedy by Anita Renfroe, speaker and author Arlene Pellicane and music by Dianne Michelle. Tickets cost $25-$35. Details: 480-812-1100, www.eventbrite.com/e/aspire-2018-fresno-ca-tickets-39296287253?aff=es2. Celebrate Recovery Harvest of …

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who made headlines when he was caught for break-ins after winning a doughnut-eating contest has been arrested again. And this time he’s accused of stealing from a doughnut shop. The Virginian-Pilot newspaper reports 27-year-old Bradley Hardison of Elizabeth City was charged …

The Fresno County Library’s Bookshelf column shares suggestions for books, music, and other items, and provides information about library programs. It’s Get Organized Month! ▪ “The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning: How to Free Yourself and Your Family from a Lifetime of Clutter,” by Margareta Magnusson. Or, how to eliminate …