Post Tagged with: "busy"

USPS prepares for year?s busiest day

The U.S. Postal Service wants to see those cards, letters and packages keep on coming during the holiday season. While the busiest mailing day has come and gone, the busiest delivery day is only five days away on Dec. 21. ?The USPS is expected to deliver more than 30 million packages,? said Hillsboro Postmaster Rebecca Tibbetts. Adding to that, Kansas […]

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Best partners for our busy lives

Juggling business and relationships, and being a good steward of your community can be a crazy dance on most days. It would be a far tougher dance without a great partner, and that is why I was feeling pretty lucky recently on my five-year anniversary with my wonderful wife, Lindsey. I should have already been home at 6:30 p.m., but […]

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Grass fires keep firefighters busy across county

Dry grasses, lack of rain, wind and humidity have kept Marion County firefighters busy during the last few weeks, according to local officials. Hillsboro Fire Chief Ben Steketee said Thursday that it?s typical this time of year to have controlled or prescribed burns, but weather and other conditions have worked against firefighters and landowners. ?Producers need to have prescriptive burns […]

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Live with more white space

?Half an hour?s meditation each day is essential, except when you are busy. Then a full hour is needed.? ?St. Frances de Salas In print ad design, the goal is to get the point across with a creative layout and minimal words. The natural tendency is to fill every inch of free space with some kind of detail because to […]

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