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Dear Monty: Repercussions of real estate meltdown still with us today - Dodge Globe
Reader question: We recently submitted an offer on a home. The seller’s agent wanted a 48-hour extension to allow the seller’s agent time to discuss our loan with our loan officer before extending a counter offer. Even though we have our pre ...
Sharon Myers: Life can be like a roller coaster, so hold on tight - Dodge Globe
My husband and I always say to each other that life is a roller coaster. There are ups and downs; sometimes you are jerked from side to side, and every once in a while you are thrown for a loop. As I have grown older, I have learned to deal with these ...
David Murdock: Nostalgia for nature shows - Dodge Globe
The other night, I had the strangest “nostalgia attack” — one of those times when something triggers an almost overwhelming memory of pleasant times. I was bored and channel-surfing and came across a nature documentary. I grew up in the 1970s, and ...
Mom Stop: How far have we truly come in 50 years? - Dodge Globe
When nine people were shot to death at the Emanuel AME church in Charleston on June 17, the news hit too close to home for a lot of Southerners. It seemed too much like repeated history, too much like the horrors experienced during the civil rights ...
Book Notes: Judd Apatow’s comedy interviews are the perfect summer read - Dodge Globe
“Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy,” by Judd Apatow. Random House, 2015. $27. Since I usually review books I like, it’s a short hop, skip and jump to this: “Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy” is about as ...
Greeks are 'strategically' not paying their mortgages - Dodge Globe
The on-going crisis in Greece has provoked stark images of ATM queues, crying pensioners and tapped out petrol stations since capital controls were introduced over the weekend. But there's another less obvious financial crisis that's been bubbling away for ...
Donna Knight: Family values alive and well - Dodge Globe
As we now head into summer and vacations, life is getting exciting at the Knight and Belviy household. We are anticipating a visit soon from oldest son, Brian; his wife, Laura; and grandchildren, Isaac, 12, Sam, 10, and Paige 8, who live in Indianapolis.
BILL GROSS: We have yet to be tested (JNS) - Dodge Globe
Bill Gross is worried about bond market liquidity. In the last several months, bond market liquidity is probably the biggest meme that has permeated markets. The Fed has worried about it. Investors have worried about. And plenty of media have written about ...
The central bank chief who saw the 2008 crash coming takes back that whole 'next Great Depression' thing he said - Dodge Globe
Last week, Raghuram Rajan, India's rock star central bank governor who is credited with foreseeing the 2008 financial crisis, said the world is currently facing Great Depression-era problems. But now the central bank is backtracking on those comments.
Morning Jolt: Watch Chris Pratt do an amazing Jason Statham impression - Dodge Globe
We all love Chris Pratt (“Jurassic World,” “Parks and Recreation”), and now we love him even more after we found out he nailed a Jason Statham impression on “Saturday Night Live.” The sketch was cut from the broadcast, but thanks to the ...
4 Build It Yourself Games to Take July 4th to the Next Level - Dodge Globe
4 Build It Yourself Games to Take July 4th to the Next Level written by Bryce Johnston for BillCutterz Money Saving Blog. July 4th is one of those long awaited days in the year where you can gather family and friends around some good grilled food and a few ...
Bringing the heat - Dodge Globe
More heat will be coming to town in July. The third annual Prairie Fire Wings & Beer festival will be Saturday, July 18 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the United Wireless Arena. "It's a community event," said Nick Giannino, food and beverage manager for UAW.
Women's Oxford House opens in Dodge City - Dodge Globe
A safe place for a recovering addict can be hard to come by. A rehabilitation center tends to be an obvious choice or even simply attending 12-step meetings. But what about a place to live that not only provides a sober environment but also the freedom to ...
New law to take effect for Kansas farmers - Dodge Globe
The "Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act", also referred to as MAP-21, has created a new definition of "covered farm vehicle," and a new set of exceptions for those vehicles and their drivers. A "covered farm vehicle" is one that is, operated ...
Court orders state to increase aid to school districts - Dodge Globe
A district court panel ruled Friday that parts of a new state law for funding public schools violate the state constitution and ordered an immediate increase in aid. According to the Associated Press, the decision from the three-judge panel in Shawnee ...