Salaam Boutique named ‘Vermont’s Favorite Women’s Clothing Store’

first_imgThe Salaam Boutique has been recognized as a 2009 Editors Choice in Yankee Magazine s Travel Guide to New England, as Vermont s Favorite Women s Clothing Store. The Editors Choice recommendation designates Yankee editors and writers favorite restaurants, lodgings, attractions, and bargains across New England. Yankee s editors and our trusted legion of travel writers select our Editors Choice winners, says Yankee editor Mel Allen. From their own experiences and tips from our readers, they research and find the most deserving establishments in New England. Recipients range from the rustic to the refined, but all are noteworthy and memorable destinations.The Salaam Boutique, a local favorite of fashionistas, has a the best collection of Salaam dresses & separates – known for their fabulous European print fabrics and comfy yet sexy styles- and a wide range of other famous designer clothing. Dresses by Betsey Johnson, Lucky, tops from Michael Starrs, Rebecca Beeson, and Splendid premium denim jeans by Citizens, Seven, AG, Paige, True Religion, and Lucky. There is sexy lingerie: Cosabella, Only Hearts, Eberjay, and Hanky Panky, and amazing jewelry and accessories, from local designers, too!And always a great sale rack!For 33 years, Yankee Magazine s Travel Guide to New England has been the most widely distributed and best-selling guide to the six-state region, providing readers with a comprehensive vacation-planning tool and daily reference. Yankee Magazine s 2009 Travel Guide offers 270 reasons to see New England, including 254 Best of New England Editors Choice selections where visitors can find the best foods and refreshments, lodging, attractions, and bargains. This special issue also names 120 top events around the region and includes food, home, and garden articles. Yankee tells readers who s the Best Seafood Place with a Water View, Best Trendy Eatery, Best Down-Home B&B, Best Summer Theatre, and many more. And for those who think Yankee is wrong, the staff is running a Best of New England Readers Choice survey at, with results to be published in Yankee s January/February 2010 issue. Travel may never have been as important to our psyche as it is now; we may have lost money, but not curiosity, says Yankee editor Mel Allen. We still need the fun and adventure and stimulation that travel, more than anything else, gives us. And no place I know lets you see so much from mountains and deep, clear lakes to storybook villages and world-class museums, all within a few hours of one another as New England does.Salaam Boutique will also be recommended on more information visit: YankeeMagazine.comSalaam Boutique is open every day, with an ever-changing selection of the finest clothing and accessories to fit any style and any budget. Salaam styles are created by local designer, Andrea Miksic, who has an eye for fashion, and knows how clothing should fit and feel. If you ve never been to Salaam, you ve been missing out on one of the great finds in Vermont!About Yankee Magazine: Yankee Magazine was founded in 1935 and is based in Dublin, New Hampshire. It is the only magazine devoted to New England through its coverage of travel, home, food, and features. With a paid circulation of more than 350,000 and a total audience of nearly 2.5 million, it is published by Yankee Publishing Incorporated (YPI), one of the few remaining family owned independent magazine publishers in the United States.. More information about Yankee: New England s Magazine is available at: YankeeMagazine.comMontpelier, Vermont, May 19, 2009.last_img read more

Indonesian reporter and family in self-imposed quarantine upon return from China

first_imgIrfan went on to say that the self-imposed quarantine was his own initiative to make sure that he and his family members, who had lived with him in Beijing, were not infected with the 2019-nCoV virus.Irfan has worked as Antara’s Beijing bureau chief for three years. He lives there with his wife and two daughters – the elder of which is a student at Beijing Normal University.Read also: Indonesian official barred from entering PNG by coronavirus measuresHe said he had been inspired by United States Army soldiers who went through the same procedure at their respective homes after being evacuated from China. An Indonesian reporter based in Beijing has put himself and his family in quarantine at his home in Tulungagung, East Java, upon their return from China.Irfan Ilmie, who works for state-owned news agency Antara, plans to remain in quarantine with his family for 14 days since Tuesday, despite having tested negative for the novel coronavirus.”We will use facemasks every day, measure our body temperature and refrain from interacting with neighbors,” he said at his house recently. Upon returning from the Chinese capital, Irfan claimed they were in good health with no symptoms of infection. Beijing is located around 1,200 kilometers from the epicenter of the outbreak, Wuhan in Hubei province.The journalist said his decision to leave Beijing was in line with the government’s appeal for Indonesian citizens to leave China. “My office also recommended that we temporarily leave the country.”Officials from the Tulungagung Health Agency have visited the house to conduct medical checkups of Irfan and his family members.An official of the agency, Didik Eka, expressed appreciation for Irfan’s family’s willingness to go through self-imposed quarantine. (kuk)Topics :last_img read more