Polaris mall owner Washington Prime files bankruptcy

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Washington Prime Group, the Columbus-based owner of Polaris Fashion Place and 102 other shopping centers, has filed for bankruptcy.  Washington Prime filed Chapter 11 late Sunday, after struggling for more than a year with a pandemic that crushed mall revenue and traffic. “The COVID-19 pandemic has created significant challenges for many […]

How can I play jazz bowings on the violin? | Focus

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This month we’re concentrating on jazz and improvisation in our July 2021 issue, with a focus on jazz soloing on the double bass. The following article from our archive was originally published in our April 2005 issue. To read the full article, click here. BOW PLACEMENT The physical properties of the bow […]

The Elite World Group CEO’s Salary

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Style maven Julia Haart has gone from Jewish orthodoxy to fashion brand C-suites and Netflix fame, and she apparently has the income to match. As CEO of Elite World Group, Haart reportedly has an income of $1.5 million. Article continues below advertisement Now, Haart is telling her life story on […]