- Lexi's Sweet 16 Shoe Drive Locations:
• Agape Assisted Living at Lexington, 5422 Augusta Rd, Lexington, SC
• Agape Management, 1053 Center St, West Columbia, SC
• Charter Oak Dentistry, 135 Charter Oak Rd, Lexington, SC
• Cherokee Presbyterian Church, 3622 Augusta Hwy, Gilbert, SC
• Comporium, 1660 Juniper Springs Rd, Gilbert, SC
• Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 2865 Highway 178, North, SC
• Gilbert High School, 840 Main St, Gilbert, SC
• Good Life Café, 3681-D Leaphart Rd, West Columbia, SC
• Good for the Sole Shoes, 631-D Harden St, Columbia, SC
• Joey's Sub & Sandwich Shop, 537 Main St, Gilbert, SC
• Kennedy Law Firm, 125 E Church St, Leesville, SC
• Lexington County Sheriff's Department, Gibson Rd, Lexington, SC
• Town & Country, 4240 Augusta Hwy, Gilbert, SC
MONDAY, APRIL 9
SATURDAY, APRIL 7
FRIDAY, APRIL 6
THURSDAY, APRIL 5
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4
TUESDAY, APRIL 3
MONDAY, April 2
SATURDAY, March 31
FRIDAY, March 30th
TUESDAY, MARCH 27
- 'Feels Real' Baby Dolls Recalled: 800-428-4414.
MONDAY, MARCH 26
ABOUT 25-THOUSAND MATTRESS "POWER FOUNDATIONS" ARE BEING RECALLED, BECAUSE THEY MAY OVERHEAT. RECALLED MODELS ARE "TITANIUM," "GOLD" AND "SIGNATURE" BY LEGGETT AND PLATT. OTHER NAMES INCLUDED "INTERFLEX", "AMERICAN SIGNATURE", "SPRING AIR", "SEALY" AND "SIMMONS". LOG ON TO TITANIUM RECALL.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION.
THURSDAY, MARCH 22
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21
- "THE DAWNDY" recipe by The Market Man, Emile DeFelice:
Dinner for 2 at $10: Broiled Chicken Thighs, Salad with edible flowers and Crusty bread
(Ingredients bought at All Local Farmers' Market in Columbia)
Directions: Take chicken thighs (from Wil-Moore Farm) and brush olive oil over each side.
Pepper and salt both sides. Salt is called Beautiful Brine Sea Salt and includes other seasonings in mixture. Broil skin side down first for 8 minutes. Turn and continue to broil for another 6 minutes.
Salad with edible flowers is from City Roots. The dressing is equal parts honey (Bell Honey from Swansea) and mustard. Top with pecans.
The Crusty bread is also from the All Local Farmers' Market made by Heather's Artisan Bakery.
TUESDAY, MARCH 20
SATURDAY, MARCH 17
- Saturday, March 31, Riverfront Park starts at 9am
- $25 per person
- Proceeds benefit Palmetto Health Cancer Centers
- To register: 803-434-7275 or palmettohealthfoundation.org
FRIDAY, MARCH 16
THURSDAY, MARCH 15
WEDNESDAY March 14th
- Cancer of Many Colors, Tonight, Double Tree Hotel, Bush River Rd $65, Benefits Lexington Medical Center's Cancer Fund.
- Curator Lecture Series, Today @ Noon, Graniteville Room, Thomas Cooper Library. Free, Saddler Taylor's "Enjoyin' the Shade: A South Carolina BBQ Primer"For additional information, please call (803) 777-7251, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
TUESDAY, MARCH 13
MONDAY, MARCH 12
- BROWN BOX VEGGIES -- Fresh produce from farmers at reduced cost
- Gerber Baby Food Recall .. Good Start Gentle Powder Infant Formula 23.2oz Plastic Containers... batch number GXP1684 Expiration March 5, 2013. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS YOU CAN CALL GERBER AT 1-800-487-7763.
- Chandler's Law/ATV Safety: http://www.chandlersatvlaw.com/the_law/
- www.dnr.sc.gov/aquaticed or 803-737-8483
- Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive: Tuesday, March 13 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sun Printing Incorporated on Dreher Road in West Columbia
FRIDAY, MARCH 9
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7
TUESDAY, MARCH 6
- Vote for Dawn Staley and the 1996 Women's Olympic Basketball Team
- Lexington Medical Center's Colon Cancer Challenge
- Children's Chance, the beneficiary of the Carolina Invitational Softball Tournament.
- KEVIN SKIPPER of Discipline Financial Management gives websites for women wanting to work from home:
AlpineAccess.com - Virtual call center provider using home-based customer service agents. They charge $45 for a required background check.
Arise.com - Answer calls, e-mail and chat requests for global companies at home. Some users have reported a $13 background check fee, a $99 assessment test fee and other charges.
ConvergysWorkatHome.com - Be a home agent providing customer care, human resources and billing services
Elance.com - Find clients and freelance jobs offered by small businesses to do freelance web design, programming, SEO, graphic design and more.
IntelliCare.com - Call center company that provides clinical and non-clinical telephone services to health plans, healthcare providers, and care managers nationwide. Anyone who is not a qualified nurse needs to work at one of their bricks-and-mortar call centers, not from home.
LiveOps.com - Virtual call center using remote and home-based agents. All applicants are required to undergo a mandatory background check that costs $50. For an optional fee of $175, a more extensive background check allows you to work with specific Fortune 200 companies that have partnered with LiveOps.com. You also have to install a second, dedicated, telephone landline for this work -- only to be used for LiveOps work.
MSVAS.com - This company has developed virtual assistant training programs for U.S. military spouses and U.S. Department of State Foreign Service spouses
TeamDoubleClick.com - Be a virtual assistant
WAHM.com - An online magazine for work-at-home moms
West.com - Be an "at-home-agent," with duties including obtaining, entering and verifying customer information, answering questions, resolving issues, explaining sales features or offering additional products or services. Some users have reported being asked for their Social Security number when filling out the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) info. However, filling out the WOTC is strictly voluntary -- not required.
WorkingSolutions.com - Be a home-based customer service agent
WorkplaceLikeHome.com - An active discussion forum where you'll discover lots of job leads
MONDAY, MARCH 5
- Chicken Broccoli Cheese Casserole by Rachel & Bill Gause of RB's Bodacious Barbeque
3 Large Boneless Chicken Breast
Pinch of Paprika
2 Large Cans Cream of Mushroom Soup
Cayenne Pepper (to taste)
1 Small Sweet Onion, (diced)
Salt & Pepper (to taste)
1 Small Package Broccoli, (chopped in large pieces -- Can use frozen broccoli)
2.8 oz French Fried Onions
1 Pack Ritz Crackers
2 16-ounce Bags Grated Sharp Cheddar Cheese
1/2 Cup Milk
Pinch of Powdered Garlic
Pinch of *RB's Bodacious Butt Rub * Can substitute for your choice of spice mix or can purchase it at the restaurant.
Boil Chicken in water and salt for 20-30 minutes. Let cool then pull apart into large shreds of chicken. Season with salt and pepper.
Mix together in a large bowl the chicken, mushroom soup, onion, broccoli, one bag of the cheese, sleeve of the Ritz crackers, milk, garlic, paprika, cayenne pepper, *RB's Rub, salt and pepper. Top with remaining bag of cheese. Cover and bake on 350 degrees for 30 minutes.
Uncover, then spread the french fried onions over the top of the casserole. Broil to golden brown.
Makes 8 + servings
SUNDAY, MARCH 4
THURSDAY, MARCH 1