It’s that time of year again… And, no, we don’t mean tax season. It’s Record Store Day on April 16, 2016! A relatively new “holiday,” the first Record Store Day was held April 19, 2008 and was the brainchild of independent record store owners and employees who wanted to celebrate and raise awareness about independent record stores around the world. This Saturday, carry on the tradition of Record Store Day by joining other music enthusiasts and supporting your local, independent record store.
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For the first time in nearly 100 years, the price of a first-class stamp decreased. As of April 10, 2016, the cost to mail a one-ounce letter dropped from 49 cents to 47 cents – just in time for tax day! The decrease is due to an agreement with Congress. To help alleviate the revenue declines from the Great Recession, the Post Office was able to increase prices only until the Postal Service collected surcharges totaling $4.6 billion. They were expected to reach that amount by April 10th, thus the decrease in prices.
If you live in Santa Clarita, CA, love to make crafts, and want to make new friends, this craft store is for you! Locally owned and operated, Craft Envy offers a variety of craft supplies and classes with the goal of supporting and fostering the creative community in Santa Clarita. While the shop features an impressive selection of paper, die cuts, stickers and more for scrapbooking, this is more than a scrapbook store. Craft Envy features a wide variety of supplies to help you create fabulous mixed media projects, cards, invitations and much more.
Whether you are a seasoned parent or just out of the gate, many adults look for great deals on the items they need for their families. Before heading straight to a department store, it is often a good idea to visit resale and consignment shops first since they frequently carry gently used products for a fraction of the retail price. For Laguna Hills, CA families, one secondhand shop to check out is Jolly Tots Children’s Resale Boutique. Established in 2012, this boutique buys and sells gently used children's clothing and baby gear.
If your passport is up for renewal, or you need a new passport, you’ll have to send passport photos with your application. If you’re heading in to take new passport photos, here are some helpful things to know before you visit your AIM Mail Center for a passport photo: