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Kmart Closing Five Stores in Kentucky
We have already said goodbye to our Sears store inside Towne Square Mall in Owensboro.  And, now, the chain has announced it's closing additional Sears and Kmart locations throughout the nation.  In fact, five Kmart stores in Kentucky are shutting their doors.  Are the Owensboro …
New M&M Flavors: The WBKR Taste Test [VIDEO]
Like Lay's Potato Chips in 2014 and 2015, Mars, Incorporated has put out three brand new flavors of their iconic M&Ms on the world's store shelves so that we the people can vote for the next one, the one that will hang around.
Fisher-Price Issues Swing Recall
Fisher-Price has issued a recall on infant cradle swing, due to a fall hazard. They are issuing this voluntary recall for three swing-n-cradle models sold in the US. According to this Consumer Product Safety Commission report, "when the seat peg is not fully engaged, the seat can fall …
The First 1040 Tax Form [Photos]
A couple of weeks ago, I dropped by AAA Tax Service on Triplett Street here in Owensboro to file my income taxes.  And, while I was waiting for my appointment, I noticed this on the wall.  It's the very first 1040 tax form issued by the federal government.  Take a look.  Bac…
Don’t Panic, Tax Day Is On Monday This Year
You know how I wrote earlier this week the price of postage had dropped, don't worry, nothing has changed. However, save your stamps for your tax returns until Monday. Tax Day is April 18th this year; here's why.
The Cotton Flies When NJ Mall Easter Bunny Brawls [VIDEO]
The Easter Bunny is an odd, bird, I mean bunny. He or she makes the rounds to deliver candy and hide eggs. The big bunny also makes him or herself available for photos at various places a la Santa. One such bunny at a mall in New Jersey apparently had a child slip out of her seat when such a photo w…

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