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Broward Sunday….

Signs alert thieves: Don’t bother…West Palm Beach police are trying something new…similar to do not disturb hotel danglers….handicapped danglers…says…

“Stop Thief!” “There are NO valuables, money/Change, Computers,Purses,Briefcases in this vehicle!”….there is a catch….you are instructed on the back of the tag…to hang this up only after you actually remove the items listed!

Needs some additions… your SunPass /Portable satellite radios and GPS units….

Broward and State….

Fred Grimm column…

taking it to the streets to find out what the state of construction really is …he went to a canteen truck owner…who routinely makes the rounds at the sites serving the workers…his expert opinion….”It’s just bad”… a year ago the operator used to go to 10 major construction sites…he’s down to 3- 4.

Front section…

Vermont…prison food is a form of punishment….no not the mystery meat…it’s called nutraloaf…a mixture of an all- in- one meal…cubed whole wheat bread,nondairy cheese,raw carrots, spinich,seedless raisins,beans,powdered milk,and dehydrated potato flakes…inmates say it is so awful they would rather go hungry…officials say it is used as a tool for behavior modification….

Sounds like something people pay thousands for at the Pritikin Institute….and it’s not like they have to sleep in tents, wear chains….or wear a pink jumpsuit!

Money…

the whole section about Boomers and retirement…

big surprise…they are not financially or psychologically ready….no money saved…big debt…take your pick.

As in previous post…. many are still supporting 20- 30 something children…while they are “wandering into adulthood!”

also in section…health some insurers are considering bridging coverage for pre- Medicare crowd…designing policies for 50- 64 age group…may build bridge for the insurers when the medicare kicks in and those customers still are in need a secondary provider…

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If it weren’t for the public notices….local news and real estate section on Sunday…I would cancel my subscription now!

This weeks Sunday paper took the repeats of stories published..( I’ve noticed this for quite a while) to a whole new level….cut back somewhere else not on re- publishing your stories….

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