Stamford Advocate

Six FCIAC schools ease spectator limits to 50% capcity

As the state’s COVID positivity rate falls, six FCIAC schools have eased their limits on crowd sizes during the past week. Ridgefield, New Canaan, Darien, Wilton and Ludlowe and Warde in Fairfield are now allowing crowds up to 50% capacity for basketball and wrestling matches in gyms, and ice hockey games. The change is effective as of Saturday for the two Fairfield schools.
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Pocatello Old Navy to open Feb. 16, hold grand opening celebration Feb. 19

POCATELLO — The Old Navy store on Pocatello’s north side will be opening in mid-February. Old Navy provided revised opening dates for the store that will be located in the former Staples office supply building on the 1700 block of Hurley Drive near Ross Dress for Less. Pocatello’s Old Navy will open on Feb. 16 and will hold a grand opening celebration on Feb. 19. The store is already fully staffed with 30 to 40 employees.
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Pleasures’ Outkast T-shirts and hoodies are the perfect tribute

Pleasures, the Los Angeles-based streetwear brand known to occasionally wade into controversy, has cooked up an Outkast collaboration that’s a must-cop for fans of the Atlanta duo. Using imagery from the ‘90s and early ‘00s, Pleasures will soon drop a small capsule of streetwear staples featuring Big Boi and...

Todd Snyder x Jack Purcell Makes a Case for 'Rebel Prep' as Your New Uniform

Prep has gone through so many waves and permutations that trying, in 2022, to pin it down as any one thing is a fool's errand. Sure, it's still rooted in traditional stuff—think oxfords and cardigans, chinos and plimsolls—but depending on who's doing the interpreting, it can twist outwards in new, ever-more-interesting directions. And when New York-based designer Todd Snyder is in the mix, you can bet that means reworked classics, a healthy dose of irreverence, and a heaping portion of sportswear staples. Case in point: the new "Rebel Prep" collection, the second collaborative outing from Todd Snyder and Jack Purcell (yes, like the Converse shoes with the little rubber smile stamped into the toe cap).

Element Collaborates With Young Creative Community for SS22 Collection

Skate brand Element launches its Spring/Summer 2022 collection that ties together a mix of naturally inspired prints and patterns with modern outdoors-ready garments to bring a fresh visual narrative to the line. Across the collection, Element crafts a mix of technical staples and streetwear icons that equips wearers with all...

TRAFFIC: SH 358 all eastbound lanes closed Thu. 9 pm to Fri. 6 am

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — As part of the SH 358 Ramp Reversal Project, the Texas Department of Transportation will be closing all eastbound mainlanes of SH 358 (South Padre Island Drive) from Weber to Staples. Closures will take place from 9:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 27th until 6:00 a.m. on...

Trouble in Paradise: Ogden Valley Considers Its Water Use Future

Strict water restrictions, combined with fast growth, hit the upper Ogden Valley hard in 2021, causing some farmers and ranchers to rethink their livelihoods. The U.S. Drought Monitor shows most of Utah in extreme drought. By August 2021, Pineview Reservoir had shrunk to 24 percent of its normal size. The...

Mondelez Earnings Miss, Revenue Beats In Q4 - Mondelez reported on Thursday fourth quarter earnings that missed analysts' forecasts and revenue that topped expectations. Mondelez announced earnings per share of $0.71 on revenue of $7.66B. Analysts polled by EPS of $0.7187 on revenue of $7.58B. Mondelez 's are down 4% and is trading at $65.90...

Where to find Gible in Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Many players will make a beeline to add the Hisuian Pokémon and regional variants to their team in Pokémon Legends: Arceus, but there are some trainers who just want to coast through the game with some old favorites that can help round out a roster. Gible and its...

CBD Beverage Expansions

Jeng, a CBD-infused ready-to-drink brand, has announced a new partnership with Oath Distributing, a delivery service that operates throughout Michigan and Illinois. jeng's non-alcoholic cocktails have been formulated to mimic bar staples, including the Moscow Mule, the Paloma, and the Gin and Tonic. The unique beverages swap out alcohol for 11 milligrams of hemp extract, providing consumers with an uplifting and relaxing buzz, minus the booze. This makes jeng a perfect option for non-drinkers or those looking to cut back on their alcohol consumption.

Boost your immunity with these power-packed kitchen staples

The idea of boosting immunity is alluring. The immune mechanism is a system, not a single entity. For a well-functioning system, balance and harmony are essential. Certain foods may help keep your immune system strong. To keep infections at bay, the first step should be to include these powerful immune system booster foods and minerals in your everyday life.