Does work keep you young?

Eighty-one-year-old Wendy Nutman marks International Women's Day by celebrating 65 years of service with Johnsey Estates Wendy Nutman started working for Newport-based TA Johnsey in 1956. At just 14, she was employed by her first cousin,…

How do bottle bills erode MRF revenue?

The research compared a variety of deposit systems and recycling rates increased in all scenarios, with the highest rates for a 10-cent all-beverage deposit. | Rokas Tenys/Shutterstock New research finds that while deposit systems increase…

What is fanfiction?

Postmodern Studio/Shutterstock.com Fanfiction is one of the biggest phenomena on the internet, with entire websites and communities dedicated to it. Keep reading to find out what fanfiction is, where it comes from, and why millions of…

What is a banking desert?

What is a banking desert? A banking desert is a census tract or neighborhood that has no bank branches within or within 10 miles of its center. Economists at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York have identified 1,214 banking…