Volunteers praise the opportunity to help others, keep a sharp mind when preparing taxes

I am surrounded by people who can speak a completely foreign language to me: accounting jargon. I grew up with a mother who worked in banking for decades, enjoyed bookkeeping, and wasn’t nauseated at the thought of filing her and my father’s income taxes. I have a son who studied accounting in college, a son-in-law … Read more

Sharp political divisions loom as US governors meet | Health & Fitness

By ANDREW DeMILLO and DAVID SHARP Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — With sharp political divisions in abortion, armed violence and other issues that threatened to overshadow their meeting, the nation’s governors sought to find common ground on other issues. The National Governors Association formally opened its summer meeting Thursday, the first in-person meeting since … Read more

Sharp political divisions loom as US governors meet | Health & Fitness

By ANDREW DeMILLO and DAVID SHARP Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — With sharp political divisions in abortion, armed violence and other issues that threatened to overshadow their meeting, the nation’s governors sought to find common ground on other issues. The National Governors Association formally opened its summer meeting Thursday, the first in-person meeting since … Read more

Old Pak ‘n Save shopping lists show sharp rise in food prices

OPINION: Pak ‘n Save suggested shopping lists have not been updated as of November 2020. While arguably not much of an effort on the part of the highly profitable supermarket cooperative, it does provide the opportunity to calculate “then and now” prices to show how much food prices have moved in the last year and … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings start off cordially but end on a sharp note | Politics

Ketanji Brown Jackson on Monday touted her independence as a judge and her commitment to the Constitution as both sides anticipated how they would navigate their historic confirmation hearings that came amid long-simmering tensions over past Supreme Court nominations. In the first of four days of hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Jackson sought to … Read more

Pets help keep the brain sharp, study finds

Publisher’s note: Change your relationship with stress. Sign up for CNN’s Stress, But Less newsletter, a six-part mindfulness guide that will inform and inspire you to reduce stress while learning to harness it. CNN — Having a long-term companion pet can slow memory loss and other types of cognitive decline, a new study has found. … Read more

SHARP Malaysia redefines the lifestyle of the new standard through an ecosystem of comprehensive solutions

With Malaysia now transitioning to the endemic phase, it is expected that the lifestyle and habits of Malaysians will gradually change to adapt to the new normal, which for some may not be ‘new’ anymore. Recognizing the constant changes to new lifestyles, Sharp Electronics (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (SHARP) remains true as the leading player in … Read more