QVTV –Quality Value Television

QVTV –Quality Value Television

Valerie Jones producer at Spottelevision.com is launching a brand new program that will promote beauty, practicality and design.

The program will interview various designers and have guests demonstrate techniques
QVTV will be filmed in segments on location.

Episodes include:

  • Seasonal Color and Design
  • Trends
  • Fall planting
  • Christmas
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Traditional

Look forward to seeing QV Television program on television, internet and TDN.com

$1M Allocated For Brooklyn Sidewalk Extension To Protect Pedestrians, Seniors

CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – City statistics show senior citizens are more likely to be hit by cars than any other age group.

Because of those statistics, changes are planned at some dangerous intersections in Brooklyn, WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported.

On Tuesday, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams unveiled a chalk outline where a sidewalk extension will be constructed in Borough Park.

“Instead of standing there hoping that the cars will see them, they can come all the way out here,” he said.

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He said the new addition will make the intersection safer.

“It gives the senior or disabled a head start to cross,” Adams said.

As Haskell reported, the sidewalk will actually be extended about 6 feet from the curb.

“The shorter the distance to cross, makes it that much safer,”…

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Daly City Police Seek Help In Finding Missing Developmentally Disabled Girl

#missing

CBS San Francisco

DALY CITY (CBS SF) — Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a missing teen who is considered ‘at risk’ because she is developmentally disabled.

Authorities say 16-year-old Destiny Peoples has been missing since Sunday.

At about 7:30 p.m. she left on foot in an unknown direction from her home in the Serramonte area. According to police, she was last seen wearing a maroon shirt with an owl insignia on the front, a cheetah print scarf, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.

Destiny is 5’3”, weighs 150 pounds, has brown eyes, black hair and has acne.

Destiny is known to frequent the Serramonte Mall, Gellert Park and the Serramonte library.

Anyone with information, should contact the Daly City Police Department at (650) 991-8119 and refer to case # 15003559.

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87 Livermore Police Officers Outfitted With Body Cameras

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CBS San Francisco

LIVERMORE (CBS SF) — All 87 Livermore police officers have been issued body cameras, department officials said Tuesday.

Livermore police spokesman Officer Ryan Sanchez said today that many law enforcement agencies locally and across the nation are starting to use body cameras, but he believes Livermore is the only agency in Alameda County to issue them to all of its officers.

President Barack Obama has encouraged police departments to use body cameras in the wake of recent incidents across the country in which officers have killed unarmed suspects.

Sanchez said Livermore’s use of the cameras, which began on April 13, will allow officers to document incidents and interactions and obtain evidence during investigations.

He said the department will be able to review the video footage to analyze critical incidents and as a tool to keep officers well-trained and prepared.

In addition, the footage can be used when complaints are filed…

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I Need YOU to Survive!

“I Need You to Survive”
-Hezekiah Walker
I need you
You need me
We’re all a part of God’s body
Stand with me
Agree with me
We’re all a part of God’s body
It is his will that every need be supplied
You are important to me
I need you to surviveI pray for you
You pray for me
I love you
I need you to survive
I won’t harm you
With words from my mouth
I love you
I need you to surviveIt is his will that every need be supplied
You are important to me
I need you to survive

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We as women often struggle with connecting, bonding, loving, being authentic, not judging one another…the list goes on! Why? I mean at our core we should find it easiest to join forces and lift one another up! I mean there is such power in women of all shapes, sizes, colors, nationalities and ethnicities, joining together for the sake of just loving, connecting and empowering.

Most of us struggle from day to day, alone. We are surrounded by “sisters” that share in the same ,if not similar inner issues, yet we all walk around bound up. We don’t confess our need for help out of our fear of being judged. We wear masks around each other to keep the perception that everything is perfect when in reality our worlds are falling apart.

When are we going to realize that we were not designed to be alone! We were created for connection…

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How To Look Festive For St. Patrick’s Day – Without Being Corny

#fashion

Global Grind

St Patrick's Day

Next week, millions of people will celebrate with a tall glass of beer (or two, or three…), gold beads, and a flurry of “Kiss me, I’m Irish” t-shirts.

Yes, that can only mean St. Patrick’s Day. And if you’re looking to get in on all the fun, you’re probably trying to reconcile between looking festive and looking like a cornball. Don’t worry; it can be done. Incorporating green into your wardrobe is a great way to bring in some St. Patty’s Day cheer.

But the key to keeping your cool is simplicity. You don’t want to be THAT person who’s wearing green from head-to-toe, but you also don’t want to be the bore who’s not participating at all. A pleated skirt is a great way to celebrate the holiday and the beginning of spring. Bring in a pop of green with a stylish purse, sneakers, or accessorize your green with…

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The Rev. Howard Chubbs remembered for community involvement

myfox8.com

GREENSBORO — The Rev. Howard Chubbs, thought to be the city’s longest-serving pastor and a former chairman of the N.C. A&T board of trustees, died Thursday, according to the News & Record.

Chubbs, 79, served as the pastor of Providence Baptist Church for the past 49 years. He had not been in the pulpit in recent months because of an undisclosed illness.

“Even though he was sick, he knew about me being sick, and he still called me up until 10 days ago,” said church member Ralph Shelton, the founder of Southeast Fuels. “He always said, ‘Listen, Ralph, we’ll be OK either way.’ He said, ‘We are going to keep one hand in God’s hand, and we are going to be OK.’ ”

Chubbs, whose voice was a rising baritone that climbed a few octaves higher while preaching, came to Greensboro in 1966 at age 29 to pastor the…

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Greensboro police release search warrants in retired officer shooting

George Was a friend of ours. So Sad that he is gone.

myfox8.com

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Only a few days after the autopsy results of George Bishop III were released, Greensboro police have made public the search warrants that were filed in the case, as well.

Former Greensboro police lieutenant Brenda Johnson Bishop, 70, is accused of shooting and killing her husband George Bishop, 68, on Dec. 10 in their home at 1504 Larchmont Drive.

In a search warrant for their house, executed the same day as the shooting, Detective J.R. Waddell states officers were searching for blood, DNA, weapons, shell casings, fingerprints, clothing, cell phones or any other evidence relating to the shooting.

Police seized three firearms, three spent shell casings, one bullet projectile, one bullet projectile fragment, some clothing, a fanny pack, a fleece jacket, a motorized wheelchair, a nylon handgun holster and three boxes of handgun ammunition, according to court documents made public Tuesday.

Read more: Greensboro News & Record

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Winter Chic: 40 Stellar Street Style Outfits to Copy Now

#Fashion! 30 Chic Outfits Yay or Nay

StyleCaster

Let’s face it ladies: Sometimes getting dressed is hard. Whether you have a packed-to-capacity closet, or take a more minimalist approach when it comes to fashion, there’s no denying that occasionally we all get what we like to call “dresser’s block” (yes, that’s the equivalent of writer’s block).

MORE: 40 Fashion Mistakes That are Ruining Your Style

Getting stumped when it come to building the perfect outfit often has less to do with not having the right items, and more to do with knowing how to put them together. We all probably own staples like a sleeveless dress and a black turtleneck, but we all might not think to pair them up. In fact, it’s a safe bet that we all have stuff sitting in our closets right this second that can be worn in dozens of unexpectedly stylish ways—all we’re missing is a small dose of inspiration.

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