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Save New York City’s Fashion Factories – New York Times

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Photo Credit Librado Romero/The New York Times Manufacturing in New York City’s garment district is in jeopardy of unraveling at its seams. The city’s Economic Development Corporation may soon begin the certification process to lift the zoning laws that have protected fashion and apparel businesses in these few blocks in Midtown Manhattan for decades. The intention is for manufacturers to relocate to Sunset Park, Brooklyn. With lower rents and longer…

Save New York City’s Fashion Factories – New York Times

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Photo Credit Librado Romero/The New York Times Manufacturing in New York City’s garment district is in jeopardy of unraveling at its seams. The city’s Economic Development Corporation may soon begin the certification process to lift the zoning laws that have protected fashion and apparel businesses in these few blocks in Midtown Manhattan for decades. The intention is for manufacturers to relocate to Sunset Park, Brooklyn. With lower rents and longer…

Save New York City’s Fashion Factories – New York Times

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Photo Credit Librado Romero/The New York Times Manufacturing in New York City’s garment district is in jeopardy of unraveling at its seams. The city’s Economic Development Corporation may soon begin the certification process to lift the zoning laws that have protected fashion and apparel businesses in these few blocks in Midtown Manhattan for decades. The intention is for manufacturers to relocate to Sunset Park, Brooklyn. With lower rents and longer…

Introducing Poynter’s new ethics policy – Poynter (blog)

Saturday, August 19, 2017

We spent much of this summer at Poynter refining our ethics policies. It was time-consuming, tedious work — and a reminder of why so many news organizations struggle to create and maintain relevant ethics guidelines. It started by consolidating numerous policies into one place so they could be updated. But when we got them all together, it was clear that they needed a complete re-write to unify the voice and…

FOIA policy, alley pavement approved – Petoskey News-Review

Saturday, August 19, 2017

CHARLEVOIX — The Charlevoix Township Board adopted a new Freedom of Information Act policy at its regular meeting on Monday to align itself with state FOIA laws. The new policy addresses everything from general policies to processing requests and fees. The new FOIA guidelines clarify procedures to keep everything the same, said Chuck Center, township supervisor. He said the changes made to the policy involve labor…

These Wildly Eccentric—And Influential—Fashion Trends Rocked Woodstock – Vogue.com

Saturday, August 19, 2017

“Kerouac opened a million coffee bars and sold a million pairs of Levi’s to both sexes. Woodstock rises from his pages,” William S. Burroughs once opined. If it is difficult to imagine the curmudgeonly Burroughs, patron saint of the beat movement, enjoying himself at a music festival—he was invariably clad in a three-piece suit and a felt Homburg hat—the grumpy old man was nevertheless onto something. The beatniks of the…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…

Emo-Rapper Lil Peep Says His Fearless Style Is What Fashion Needs Right Now – GQ Magazine

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Plus he’s making an album with Makonnen.

Antique Clothing Is Always Just a Little Ghostly – Jezebel

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Photo via Getty Images. Browsing a blockbuster museum exhibit featuring beautiful items of clothing from decades and even centuries past, it’s easy to see them as pieces of art, like a painting. But of course, they were once worn, nestled intimately against a body that’s now gone. Which may give you the faint feeling of a rabbit run over your grave. At the Atlantic, fashion historian Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell writes about…

Let Suri Cruise Inspire Your Late-Summer Fashion – Vanity Fair

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Way back in late May or early June—when the warm weather was just finally returning and everyone was full of as much hope as one can have these days—you had some pretty cute summer outfits planned, didn’t you? Neatly cuffed trousers with crisp boat shoes. An airy frock that’s somehow both whimsical and a little sexy. Maybe a daring short-short that you were finally ready to wear in Provincetown, because…

Introducing Poynter’s new ethics policy – Poynter (blog)

Friday, August 18, 2017

We spent much of this summer at Poynter refining our ethics policies. It was time-consuming, tedious work — and a reminder of why so many news organizations struggle to create and maintain relevant ethics guidelines. It started by consolidating numerous policies into one place so they could be updated. But when we got them all together, it was clear that they needed a complete re-write to unify the voice and…

Republicans cheer Bannon exit but warn Trump still needs to change – McClatchy Washington Bureau

Friday, August 18, 2017

Republicans exhaled on Friday after President Donald Trump ousted controversial strategist Steve Bannon from the White House —a move that will help ease lawmakers’ return to Washington after a damaging and polarizing period many blame in part on the former Breitbart chairman. “I, for one, am relieved he will no longer be at the White House advising the President of the United States,” said Al Cardenas, a former chairman of…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Friday, August 18, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Friday, August 18, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Friday, August 18, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Friday, August 18, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…

Y Combinator-backed VIDA turns artwork into fashion, accessories and more – TechCrunch

Friday, August 18, 2017

VIDA, an e-commerce startup that allows artists to upload their designs to be printed on real-world materials – like fabric, leather, metal and more – which are then sold as unique products, has grown its community of artists to over 100,000 members since its launch a few years ago. The company is now participating in startup accelerator Y Combinator, following its recent collaborations with big names, including Cher, Steve Madden,…

Introducing Poynter’s new ethics policy – Poynter (blog)

Friday, August 18, 2017

We spent much of this summer at Poynter refining our ethics policies. It was time-consuming, tedious work — and a reminder of why so many news organizations struggle to create and maintain relevant ethics guidelines. It started by consolidating numerous policies into one place so they could be updated. But when we got them all together, it was clear that they needed a complete re-write to unify the voice and…

Rupert Murdoch’s son speaks out against Trump in blistering email about Charlottesville – Mashable

Friday, August 18, 2017

James Murdoch, CEO of 21st Century Fox and son of Trump’s close ally Rupert Murdoch, has penned a blistering email condemning the president’s reaction after the violence in Charlottesville.  SEE ALSO: Read Tim Cook’s powerful note to Apple employees about Charlottesville violence While business leaders, particularly in the tech sector, have been outspoken in their criticism of Trump following the neo-Nazi rally in Virginia, the younger Murdoch’s statement comes as…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Friday, August 18, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…