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One man’s scotch whisky passion (Wine Enthusiast – 1 December 2009)

An article about Claive Vidiz's incredible 3400+ bottle scotch whisky collection – and how he amassed it – appears in the 1 December 2009 issue of Wine Enthusiast magazine.  The collection is now on display at the Scotch Whisky Experience…

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Oakland County, Michigan shares notification service with local cities (Government Technology – 9 November 2009)

An article about how a county in Michigan is sharing an online government with all of its cities for free is in Government Technology magazine. Excerpt: When the H1N1 "swine" flu epidemic broke loose in late April 2009, Americans clamored…

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Green movement pushes more companies toward sustainable packaging (Nutritional Outlook – October 2008)

An article about the increasing popularity of sustainable packing appears in the October 2008 issue of Nutritional Outlook. Excerpt: There seems to be no doubt about it: green products and practices are in. What started as a small ecotrend has…

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Stevia products poised to transform beverage market (Nutritional Outlook – September 2008)

An article on the up-and-coming sweetener, Stevia, is the September 2008 cover story for Nutritional Outlook magazine. Excerpt:In the 2007 Health & Wellness Trends Database Report, the Natural Marketing Institute revealed that U.S. retail sales of health and wellness products…

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Novel ingredients target joint health (Nutritional Outlook – September 2008)

An article about ingredients that may soon make up your arthritis relief supplements appears in the September 2008 issue of Nutritional Outlook. Excerpt: Keeping joints healthy is often easier said than done.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

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Organic market primed for growth (Nutritional Outlook – June 2008)

A piece about the organic ingredients market appears in the June 2008 issue of Nutritional Outlook magazine. Excerpt:Last year, Information Resources Inc. (IRI; Chicago) revealed a significant trend in its annual New Product Pacesetters report.  The market research company found…

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On the line: For the wife of a soldier, a tough call (The Washington Post – 12 November 2007)

An essay about my life during my husband's deployment to Iraq (including my serious cellular telephone addiction) appears in the Style Plus section of the Washington Post.  Excerpt: It feels like the first day of school. I decide to wear…

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Beyond the Yellow Ribbon (Kansas City Parent – March 2007)

An article about how families, friends and neighbors can help support the families of deployed soldiers appears in the March 2007 issue of Kansas City Parent, a regional parenting magazine.  Excerpt: When her college roommate Cristina’s husband deployed to Iraq…

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