SpaGo Set To Pamper Families At Ronald McDonald House Charities

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
SpaGo , a mobile spa party company that began a year ago, is planning a pampering of sorts for the families that are staying at the Ronald McDonald House this Thursday.  

One of SpaGo’s main goals is to make their clients feel relaxed and at home. The two co-owners, Candace Hernandez and Carrie Sutton, are offering services such as pedicures and manicures to haircuts and facials.  There will be no charge for any of the services provided. 

 


Erlanger Hosts Moments To Share Candle Lighting Service

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Blood Assurance Seeks Blood During Holiday Season

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Signal Mountain Couldn't Manage Public Education

I have been reading the buzz about Signal Mountain and other small municipalities considering a move to form their own school district within their municipal boundaries.  It is quite the comedy hour considering the notion that small cities that for decades could not even manage small sewer systems or 911 districts, are somehow going to do a better job with public education ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: School Board Can’t Wait

It took the Hamilton County School board nine months before the group hired a search firm to find a new superintendent. But you mark my words – the Department of Education will undoubtedly implode if our leaders wait another nine months simply hoping for some type of mystical salvation. In the last week Signal Mountain leaders have all but given notice they will form their own district ... (click for more)