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September 2010

What were your best and worst consumer experiences this week?

Which consumer happenings cheered you this week and which ones made you want to scream or weep? Here are my best and worst consumer experiences this week: My best: Kale from my garden It’s been raining here heavily, but the kale in my garden is still looking good.I cut the... Read more →


Olympia Food Co-op Harvest Dinner a fall delight

Yesterday, the Olympia Food Coop celebrated the fall harvest with its Sixth Annual Harvest Dinner. It was great fun. The co-op provided main dishes and halibut burgers. Co-op members brought salads and vegetable dishes. The nice thing was there were few desserts. Another great thing; There were no paper plates... Read more →


Recall of the Week: FIXIT one million candlepower rechargeable spotlights due to burn hazard

The importer Innovage is recalling about 1.4 Million FIXIT one million candlepower rechargeable spotlights. The spotlight’s charging adapter can overcharge the battery, forcing it to rupture and leak battery acid. This poses a chemical burn hazard to consumers. The firm has received 13 reports of incidents involving minor skin chemical... Read more →


What were your best and worst consumer experiences this week?

Which consumer experiences cheered you recently and which ones made you want to scream or weep? 

Here are my best and worst consumer experiences this week:

 My best: Enjoying the fall harvest Monday, I visited with a friend, and she shared wonderful vegetables from her huge garden with me. I... Read more →