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  • Buffett Place is a supportive housing success. We can do it again with Bring Chicago Home.

    Buffett Place is a supportive housing success. We can do it again with Bring Chicago Home.

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    Research has consistently found that safe, affordable and stable housing is a key determinant to a person’s health. In Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, we’ve seen a perfect example of exactly how housing can impact those in need with Buffett Place. In 2014, Thresholds and Brinshore partnered with the city, donors, political organizers, community volunteers and more…

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  • Warren Buffett doesn’t trust Wall Street pundits

    Warren Buffett doesn’t trust Wall Street pundits

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    Hello, Memo readers! Warren Buffett, the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, sent out his annual letter to the company’s more than 3 million shareholders on Feb. 24. Ben Emons Part 2: The Fed, Apple shares The note is one business leaders and investors alike read each year to get into the mind of the Oracle of…

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  • A Sunset Toast to Jimmy Buffett

    A Sunset Toast to Jimmy Buffett

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    When I heard on Saturday that Jimmy Buffett had died, I wrote a condolence e-mail to his longtime friend Thomas McGuane, the novelist. McGuane, who is married to Buffett’s sister Laurie, was the go-between when I was trying to get Buffett to talk to me last year, when I was reporting a story about Latitude…

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  • Jimmy Buffett died of a rare skin cancer : NPR

    Jimmy Buffett died of a rare skin cancer : NPR

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    Musician Jimmy Buffett performs onstage at Jimmy Buffett & Friends: Live from the Gulf Coast, a concert presented by CMT at on the beach on July 11, 2010 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT hide caption toggle caption Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT Musician Jimmy Buffett performs onstage at Jimmy Buffett &…

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  • Paul McCartney, Pitbull, and More Remember Jimmy Buffett

    Paul McCartney, Pitbull, and More Remember Jimmy Buffett

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    Mr. Good Vibes and Mr. Worldwide. Photo: Bruce Glikas/Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic Almost every celebrity seems to have a fond memory of the legendary Jimmy Buffett. Upon the news of his death, social media was flooded with sweet tributes to the “It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere” singer. Pitbull, who made his Broadway debut in 2018 in Buffett’s Escape…

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  • Jimmy Buffett, Beloved ‘Margaritaville’ Singer, Dies at 76 – Rolling Stone

    Jimmy Buffett, Beloved ‘Margaritaville’ Singer, Dies at 76 – Rolling Stone

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    Jimmy Buffett, the singer-songwriter known for his enduring anthem “Margaritaville” and businessman who transformed the 1977 song into an empire that encompassed restaurants, resorts, and more, has died at the age of 76.  A statement released on his website and social media late Friday, read, “Jimmy passed away peacefully on the night of September 1st surrounded by his…

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  • Commercial real estate starting to see the consequences of high borrowing rates, Buffett says

    Commercial real estate starting to see the consequences of high borrowing rates, Buffett says

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    ShareShare Article via FacebookShare Article via TwitterShare Article via LinkedInShare Article via Email Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chairman Charlie Munger preside over the 2023 Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. The two discuss the U.S. property market and commercial real estate. 03:38 Sat, May 6 202312:15 PM EDT Source link

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