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Lakewood Ranch crafter brings gnome fad to local art show | East County

Lakewood Ranch’s Don McMillan is resigned to the fact he will be alone when he goes to the movie theater. He married a crafter. “She won’t go to the movies with me because she can’t sit for two hours in the dark,” Don McMillan said of his wife, Linda. “She can’t do anything.” Sitting in … Read more

Same Building, New Location | Local News | Bend | The Source Weekly

SHEn April 4, the Warm Springs commissary building crawled to a new location on Wasco Drive, in view of Highway 26 via a Wolfe’s hydraulic Buckingham Power and Coaster Dolly, a massive remote-controlled dolly that supported the two-story structure. The federal government built the commissary in 1896 to distribute grains, flour, seeds and tools for … Read more

Gilford to get Michaels arts & crafts store | Local News

GILFORD – Craft-lovers of the Lakes Region have a new reason to celebrate. Gilford will be home to a new Michaels arts and crafts store, according to John Ayer, town planning director. The Planning Board approved a proposal by Gilford Route 11 Associates Limited Partnership on March 21, to put in a Michaels in the … Read more