15 best Amazon fashion essentials worth shopping this summer

How Amazon fashion can complete your summer wardrobe: From maxi dresses to beach bags, 14 warm weather essentials for under £40

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Amazon is becoming increasingly well known for its affordable fashion, from on-trend baguette bags to gym leggings and cosy slippers.

The majority of pieces a very well-priced, so you can stock

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Travel baseball and other summer sports programs diverting athletes from American Legion baseball

Spectators take in an American Legion game between Ware and Butler, which is made p mostly of Mt. Abram players, and Charlie’s Family of Dealerships game last month at McGuire Field in Augusta. Joe Phelan/Kennebec Journal

The 2021 American Legion baseball season is well underway and the teams that can field a full squad each game have been enjoying their seasons.

Other teams, though, struggle to field nine players, particularly for Saturday games, due to the athletes having other commitments such as travel baseball leagues, summer basketball with their high schools or AAU teams and jobs.

Chris Reed, head coach

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Summer a good time for home improvements

With a booming housing market, some experts say now is the time to think about making home improvements, big and small.

EDWARDSVILLE, Pa. — Maybe it is a big project or a small one.

Either way, experts said with such a competitive housing market right now, many are focusing instead on fixing up their spaces, either to sell later or stay in for a long time.

“More than 50 percent of homeowners made a home improvement in some way, especially over the past year, especially with the amount of time we spent in our homes, absolutely!” said Steve Wilson of

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Shopping for Summer With Amazon’s Head of Fashion Direction

It’s Amazon Prime Day and who better to help us navigate the best of the best on the behemoth online retailer than Vogue-alumn and Amazon’s Head of Fashion Direction, Sally Singer. Known for her editor’s eye and her sense of what’s next, Singer brings a fashion perspective to the site, which has been busy expanding its Luxury Stores which stocks the likes of Marina Moscone, Roland Mouret, and more.

As we all know, shopping Amazon is as easy as one click but finding what you want is a slightly different story. And so we asked Singer to point out

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MainStreet Libertyville debuts summer fashion show

Celebrate all things stylish and chic on MainStreet, from the latest in beauty and boutique wear to accessories and shoes, at MainStreet Libertyville’s first Summer Style Weekend Fashion Show and Shopping Extravaganza.

Start the day with a fashion show at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 26, in Cook Park, 413 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville, featuring more than 25 models showcasing summer styles from local downtown boutiques.

Watch the fashion show and then visit the shops in town to purchase your favorite items and plan for lunch at one of downtown Libertyville’s restaurants. Then attend the live model event from 2-3 p.m.

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