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Florida woman got $3.4M COVID grant she never applied for

Oct. 05, 2021 17:10 PM EDT

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida gas station employee said she's listed as receiving a $3.4 million COVID relief check that she never applied for and never received. Holly Hill resident Amy Williams said she's stunned that her name and an outdated address ended up...

Auction revives vegetable farms, builds Amish communities

Oct. 02, 2021 03:14 AM EDT

OXFORD, Pa. (AP) — In box trucks and horse-drawn wagons, Amish farmers and others carry corrugated crates of bright vegetables and fruits to an open-sided auction house in Oxford, Chester County, to meet buyers for grocers, restaurants, and caterers three mornings a week. ...

Virginia native gave up politics for catering, restaurant

Sep. 25, 2021 12:03 PM EDT

ABINGDON, Va. (AP) — Catherine Elliott gave up politics for pots, pans and plates. Now, she has a “Real Good Restaurant” serving crab cakes and hushpuppies — about 400 miles from the sea. Elliott, 56, has made a career out of catering. She’s...

Immigrant leadership program brings out success stories

Aug. 09, 2021 01:09 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Jasmine Tosseth-Smith found the perfect way to connect her African roots to her North Dakota heart -- she started her own catering business. African Nomad Catering will be a “culinary journey” into African culture, featuring flavors from all...

Families paying off rent, food, debts with child tax credit

Jul. 30, 2021 14:07 PM EDT

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Christina Darling finally replaced her 2006 Chevrolet Equinox after it broke down several times while picking her children up from day care. But the 31-year-old mother of two was struggling to keep up with the car payments. Brianne Walker desperately...