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Financial phishing attacks increased in Kenya and Nigeria in the second quarter of 2022

A report by Kaspersky, a multinational cybersecurity solutions company and antivirus provider, showed that in the African region, Kenya and Nigeria saw an increase in financial phishing attacks in the second quarter (Q2) of 2022. Data from the company’s security network showed that the number of financial phishing attempts increased …

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Memorial Day for Queen Elizabeth II in Tāmaki Makaurau

New Zealand will mark the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with a state memorial service and a one-off holiday, Queen Elizabeth II Memorial Day, on Monday 26 September. The event is an opportunity to celebrate Her Majesty’s life and reign. “Queen Elizabeth II served with …

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What constitutes a national atmosphere? An expert explains the mood surrounding the Queen’s death

A national mood, atmosphere, community spirit, a feeling in the air. There are many ways people can describe the collective sense of an intangible that occurs around major events. My research examines what constitutes a national atmosphere. The events surrounding the Queen’s death have given this work more meaning than …

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Her Majesty the Queen has been laid to rest

Worship service today at Westminster Abbey. The state funeral to celebrate the life of Her Majesty The Queen will conclude the 10-day national mourning of Scotland’s longest-serving monarch. After a period of state guns at Westminster Hall, the Queen’s coffin is transferred to Westminster Abbey on the Royal Navy’s State …

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Inman’s Top 5 Stories of the Week September 9-15, 2022

Join us this January at Inman Connect New York for 75+ educational sessions, 250+ expert speakers and networking opportunities with thousands of industry professionals. Register today for our Labor Day special price valid until September 5th! Check out these just announced speakers for this mandatory event. Register here. Looking for …

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Queen royally missing – Central Queensland Today

The Federal Executive Council met at Government House to witness the Governor General King Charles III. declared Australia’s new head of state. Opinion with Senator Murray Watt Like many others, I woke up last Friday to the sad news that Queen Elizabeth II. Despite her long and remarkable life, it …

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New Omicron Bivalent COVID-19 Boosters: Efficacy, Safety, and Other Important Information

You may have recently read about new booster shots to protect against COVID-19. They have been updated to provide better protection against the Omicron subvariants BA.4/5, which is currently the dominant strain in the US. These recordings received an emergency use authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on …

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Tracing the History of My Home – Hudson Valley One

Carol Johnson points to a historic photo of New Paltz. (Photo by Erin Quinn) When we live in a house for a period of time, it begins to accumulate physical and emotional debris for us. People can peel off old wallpaper and find seven more layers of wallpaper underneath. Carpet …

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L&A Veterans Council solicits names for memorial stone in park

LOVE SUN SPOTS: Anyone in Sun Spots Land who would like their veteran’s name on a memorial stone at Veterans Memorial Park at Main Street and Lincoln Street in Lewiston must submit their information by September 15. The names will be revealed during a Veterans Day program. REPLY: For more …

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New apps and websites are helping those dealing with the logistics of a loved one’s death

Comment on this story comment What do you do after someone dies? Most people expect to deal with intense grief, but they may not realize how many logistical details arise after a death. These tasks can feel overwhelming: deciding who to call, learning where to get death certificates, planning memorials, …

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Learn to Focus at Maxwell and Baldwinsville Libraries – Eagle News Online

In today’s busy, hectic world, distractions of all kinds can prevent us from working and living efficiently and productively. How do you turn off those distractions and learn to stay focused? Motivational speaker Greg Dwyer will offer proven techniques for doing just that in a special workshop offered jointly by …

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Library news of the week of 08/31/2022 – InForum

There will be no Ready-to-Read or Baby Boost storytimes until September 7th. Families are welcome back to the West Fargo Public Library for storytime beginning Wednesday, September 7th. Thursday 1 SeptThe month for registering the library card beginsThis September, West Fargo Public Library would like to remind West Fargo residents …

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Snow Teeth Whitening Reviews 2022 – Things You Need to Know Before You Buy

Among all the other aspects that are important for the first impression, a bright smile still comes first. However, it becomes difficult to keep that bright smile when brushing your teeth vigorously or using expensive toothpaste doesn’t seem to help. There can be several reasons for stained or discolored teeth …

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UMaine Prof website to tell the stories of Holocaust victims through places

Anne Knowles, a history professor at the University of Maine, is working with a team of historians and geographers to create a digital platform for students and educators to track the geographies of the Holocaust and connect victims’ stories to the places where they lived happened. Courtesy of the University …

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Family Values, Funeral Edition | News of the Strange | Salt Lake City

click to enlarge Family Values, Funeral IssueA family scuffle broke out at a funeral Aug. 6 at Rolling Hills Memorial Park in Richmond, California, after the deceased’s son and daughter began fighting, SFGate reported. Police were called to the scene around 1:30 p.m., where up to 20 family …

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College Place students to get free meals regardless of income

College Place HS Stadium (CPPS)College Place HS Stadium (CPPS) The College Place School District (CPSD) announced that all students in the K-12 grade will have the opportunity to receive free breakfast and lunch for the 2022-23 school year. The district announced this on Tuesday, August 23. All of the district’s …

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Knowles Develops Website to Tell the Story of Holocaust Victims Through Places – UMaine News

Anne Knowles believes that places provide important information about historical events. The University of Maine professor and graduate coordinator in the history department has pursued an academic career studying the relationship between geography and major societal changes, examining issues ranging from Welsh emigration to the United States to the reasons …

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Estonia hit by cyberattacks after removing a Soviet monument | News | DW

The Estonian government said Thursday it had repelled major cyberattacks that hit its institutions shortly after a Soviet monument was removed. “Yesterday, Estonia faced the largest cyberattacks it has faced since 2007,” said Luukas Ilves, State Secretary for Digital Transformation at the Estonian Ministry of Economy and Communications. “With some …

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The return to everyday life helps the students to start the new school year well

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Educators after educators have said the best tips for starting the new school year are getting back to normal and going to bed early. Friday is the first day in the Santa Barbara Unified School District. Some schools suggest holding a back-to-school rehearsal through a school …

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Estonia removes Soviet WWII memorial in border town

Amid concerns over a hijacked nuclear power plant in Ukraine, the United Nations has dismissed suggestions that it was behind delays in bringing international inspectors to the Zaporizhzhye facility, amid concerns mounting over reports of shelling around the power plant, which Ukraine and the Russian occupying forces each blame on …

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Temporary outage for Illinois Link Card users

If you have access to Illinois Link Card benefits, you better plan ahead as a service outage is imminent. Electronic food stamps “debit cards” are replacing paper couponsGetty Images Temporary outage for Illinois Link Card users Before you panic, the Illinois Link Card services will only be down for 2 …

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Northwestern Memorial hit by Meta Pixel, lawsuit over patient data

Similar proposed class action lawsuits were recently filed at UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco and at Dignity Health and MedStar Health System in Baltimore over the use of Meta Pixel. In the Northwestern Memorial case, Michael Krackenberger, a Skokie resident and Northwestern patient, is the only person named so …

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Does this chart prove Maine is mostly poor?

US census Year after year it seems stereotypically the group of people we try to avoid the most – avoiding members of the US Census. They call your home, they knock on your front door – and half the time they ask how to get in touch with your neighbors, …

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DR ROBERT “BOB” EUGENE GADDIS

DR ROBERT “BOB” EUGENE GADDIS PICKENS, SCJanuary 12, 1950 – July 30, 2022dr Robert “Bob” Eugene Gaddis, 72, loving husband of Linda Funderburg Gaddis of Pickens, SC, passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2022 at his home.dr Gaddis was born on January 12, 1950 in Cheyenne, Wyoming to Edgar Sibley …

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Dixon meets Whitmer, Hill and Wagner meet in 109th – wrap-up of local elections

For full results for Houghton, Keweenaw, Baraga and Ontonagon counties, see our Election Summary. Democrat Gretchen Whitmer and Republican Tudor Dixon will face off in the Michigan governor’s race in November. Dixon pulled up early last night. The Republican Party declared her its nominee even before the news outlets published …

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Clearance: Your blueprint for winning multi-million dollar listings

Let’s get straight to the point. The method of winning multi-million dollar bids is simple. You need to: Have a flawless and recognizable presentation. Possess an unparalleled knowledge of your market. Build a strong and engaged network. Don’t get me wrong, this is a simple list, but the work and …

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Flood fears prompt evacuations in North Dunedin

Dunedin Civil Protection Emergency Management are evacuating a small number of residents of North Dunedin near the Water of Leith tonight. Dunedin City Council said this afternoon that Campus Watch is knocking on the door of affected homes between Montgomery Ave and Leith St (Central) to warn residents of possible …

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Want free stuff? Cheaper food? Niagara’s Coupon Queen shares tips to help you beat inflation

The cashiers at Fort Erie’s grocery stores are very familiar with Liza Fare. “When they see me coming to the register, they say, ‘Here comes the coupon queen,’ and she’s going to clean us out again,” chuckled the Ridgeway resident. The retiree has been an avid couponer for nearly 50 …

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Fall college books about the news—and about Dylan

After my first look Nearly 30 more catalogs were published in the autumn events of the university press around Memorial Day. So here’s another quick scan of the horizon looking for patterns or themes. Many important and interesting books are scheduled for publication. No claim is made for a representative …

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Srebrenica anniversary and North Macedonia’s EU accession path exacerbates old tensions

On July 2, several social media users began making false claims about the official handling of the protest against the French proposal. In a tweet that went viral, an anonymous user wrote unverified claims that police stopped vehicles and people heading towards the Skopje protest. Another viral tweet wrote that …

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Are Cancer Centers Doing Too Many Tests?

Suppose a postcard comes in the mail, a reminder to make an appointment for a mammogram. Or a primary care doctor may order a PSA test to screen a man for prostate cancer, or tell him he should be screened for lung cancer because of years of smoking. These patients, …

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Family recipes set in stone. tombstone that is.

At his home in Washington, DC, Charlie McBride often bakes his mother’s recipe for peach cobblers. As he pours the topping over the fruit, he recalls his mother, aunts and grandmother sitting under a tree in Louisiana and gushed to each other’s stories as they peeled peaches into cans for …

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Kid Cudi Tickets – Programming Insiders

Cleveland’s widely acclaimed rapper and singer Kid Cudi is famous for his international hit song Day and night. Not only that, he has also released other successful singles like pursuit of happiness, let them sayand delete me. Due to his massive fan base, there’s no telling if you can get …

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Los Bukis Tickets – Programming Insiders

Fans of Mexican superstars will surely want to secure tickets to see this popular Mexican band. The group boasts an ability to switch from different genres of music ranging from traditional folk ballads to Mexican pop. Though the band’s name translates to “the kids,” you’re sure to be impressed by …

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Anti-Semitism on Social Media | JewishBoston

The Vienna Holocaust Library in London is hosting a virtual panel discussion on a new book, Antisemitism on Social Media, which was published in March 2022. Never miss the best stories and events! Receive Jewish Boston this week. The book is interdisciplinary and examines case studies across different platforms such …

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Photographer Alex Seeley’s life’s work will be on display in Scranton at ArtWorks August 1-31

Added on 7/5/2022 Employees of the NEPA scene Art Gallery, ArtWorks, Charity, Clarks Summit, Factoryville, Keystone College, Lake Ariel, Photography, Pottsville, Scranton From a press release: The newly formed Alex Seeley Memorial Fund has announced an exhibition of Alex Seeley’s work at the ArtWorks Gallery & Studio in downtown …

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NY lifeguards are now on the lookout for sharks and are facing a dramatic increase in sightings

LIDO BEACH, NY — It was a classic early summer Friday at Long Island’s Point Lookout Beach, as beachgoers splashed about in the foaming waves and basked under the sunny skies. But further out, just behind the swimmers, was a more pressing scene: a lifeguard on a jet ski circling …

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Check 12th PSEB Results 2022 Marksheet at pseb.ac.in, Punjab Board Term 2 Result 2022 Live News, pseb.ac.in, indiaresult.com

The result of the upper secondary school for the 2nd semester exams was due to be announced on June 27 at 15:00, but the PSEB said it had been postponed for “technical reasons”. The PSEB class 12 result will be available at .pseb.ac.in. This year, the board examinations for the …

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Upcoming events for the week of June 26, 2022 | local business

Blue Ridge Soil and Water Conservation District Board Meeting The Blue Ridge Soil and Water Conservation District serves Franklin County, Henry County, Roanoke County and the City of Roanoke and coordinates the region’s natural resource interests through citizen education and technical assistance. The board consists of 10 members who meet …

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Viral Internet Explorer Gravestone, a South Korean techie’s homage to the “dead” web browser

“It was a good tool for downloading other browsers,” the tombstone reads. Designed by Jung Ki-young, a software engineer in South Korea, the memorial features the Internet Explorer web browser that Microsoft Corp just discontinued. The gloss black tombstone also features the large “e” logo of the explorer who was …

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Edwards signs bills protecting medical marijuana patients and hurricane victims

The office of Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards announced Tuesday that he has signed 97 additional bills into law, including several measures to protect hurricane victims and patients who use medical marijuana. The national spotlight turned to vulnerable Louisiana residents last August after Hurricane Ida, the second most destructive hurricane …

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Internet Explorer’s tombstone goes viral in South Korea

SEOUL, June 17 (Reuters) – For Jung Ki-young, a South Korean software developer, Microsoft Corp’s (MSFT.O) decision to discontinue its Internet Explorer web browser marked the end of a love-hate relationship with the technology that had lasted for a quarter of a century had lasted . To commemorate his sinking, …

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Buffalo supermarket shooter charged with federal hate crimes

BUFFALO, NY (AP) — The white gunman who killed 10 black men in a racist attack at a Buffalo supermarket was charged Wednesday with federal hate crimes that could potentially carry the death penalty. The criminal complaint filed against Payton Gendron on Wednesday coincided with a visit to Buffalo by …

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The state of WA leads the nation in catalytic converter theft

A Washington state lawmaker says shocking statistics from a national poll show lawmakers haven’t done enough to curb catalytic converter theft. Senator Jeff Wilson says WA is worst in the nation at convert stealing. BeenVerified just released a new study showing converter theft in the state of WA is up …

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Forget converters, agricultural tractor weights, the latest theft craze

In the latest example of tractor weight theft, a Moses Lake man is charged with allegedly attempting to recycle a series of weights that authorities believe were stolen. Man tries to recycle at least 39 stolen weights For some time we have seen an increase in catalytic converter thefts in …

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More than a year later, some hospitals are still not complying with the Hospital Price Transparency Act

The Hospital Price Transparency Act requires hospitals to list cash prices for procedures on their websites so they are easily accessible and allow patients to compare cash prices with insurance. In a study released this week, JAMA analyzed 5,000 hospitals nationwide and found that less than 6% were fully compliant. …

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Just three companies control 97% of this growing market

Hello, reader. Dave Gilbert here, editor of smart money. Let’s start today’s issue with a story. Two men sitting next to each other on the plane struck up a conversation, as they often do. Despite the fact that this was in 1953, these weren’t just any two men, and their …

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Mets by the Numbers: Francisco Lindor continues in runs

In this weekly feature for MMO I will look back at last week’s games and share some interesting data and information that I have collected through various websites such as: baseball reference, FanGraphsand baseball scholar. It will be a mix of facts, statistics, analysis and general analysis. Let’s move on …

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Uvalde prepares to bury the victims

Governor Abbott gives press conference on Robb elementary school shooting and says victims’ families need “love” and “edification.” Greg Abbott promises to build a wall along the southern border. Camila DeChalus Texas Gov. Greg Abbott held a news conference Tuesday afternoon to provide updates on the shooting at Robb Elementary …

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Top Gun Maverick was leaked online

While Top Gun: Maverick seems set for a historic three-day weekend, with box office opening on Memorial Day, Paramount executives have to be at least a little disappointed for one simple reason: It appears to be the new action film, the second installment in the classic Top Gun from 1986 …

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The new frontier of the anti-vaccine movement

A cool afternoon Last January, Kennedy took the microphone in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, in front of a crowd of maybe a few hundred people, some carrying signs reading “We Will Not Comply,” “Resist Medical Tyranny” (accompanied by a swastika) and “Land of the free, you cannot …

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Live Updates | The Philippine leader accuses Putin of murders

MANILA, Philippines — Outgoing Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte slammed Russian leader Vladimir Putin for killing innocent civilians in Ukraine, saying while the two were labeled as murderers, “I kill criminals, I don’t kill children and the elderly.” Duterte, who openly calls Putin an idol and a friend, first voiced his …

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Non-programmers build more software in the world – a computer scientist explains “no-code”

(The Conversation is an independent and not-for-profit source for news, analysis, and commentary from academic experts.) (THE TALK) Traditional computer programming has a steep learning curve that requires learning a programming language, such as C/C++, Java, or Python, just to build a simple application like a calculator or a tic-tac-toe …

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🌱 Port Jefferson Daily: Health Walk Day + street vending + art exhibition

Rise and shine Port Jefferson! This Tuesday we begin with everything you need to know in Port Jefferson today. First today’s weather: Breezy afternoon. High: 71, Low: 57. Here are the top 4 stories in Port Jefferson today: Are you looking for remote jobs? The Comsegwogue Public Library can help …

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The rise of travel technology in India

Technology is Midas’ touch that is on its way to update every sector that touches it. A world without technology is a dystopian vision. The Indian tourism sector has also benefited greatly from the technology in a variety of ways. Following the setback the travel industry has suffered from the …

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The global commercial display market is expected to reach USD

NEWARK, NJ, May 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to the report published by Fior Markets, the global market for commercial displays is projected to grow from US$43.5 billion in 2020 to US$75.36 billion in 2028, at a CAGR of 7.11% over the forecast period 2021-2028. The commercial display market …

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Rochdale News | News Headlines | Our guide to things to do in and around the district this weekend

Release date: May 05, 2022 Community Gardening on Saturday at the Falinge Park Community Hub There is plenty to do in and around the district this weekend; Two Mr. Ps in One Podcast, Northern Live, Bowlee Car Boot Sale, Oulder Hill School Reunion, Comedy Night at The Flyer, …

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Indian Consulate condemns Connecticut’s declaration of “Sikh independence” as promoting hatred

The Consulate General of India in New York has condemned a statement by the Connecticut State General Assembly purporting to show its support for the so-called “Declaration of Sikh Independence”. Calling it an attempt to use the assembly’s name to “promote bigotry and hatred,” the consulate said in a statement …

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6 Condos With Better Locations Than The Internet Indicates – Property Blog Singapore

Thanks to Google Maps and Street View, scouting out the location of a condo is easy these days… or is it? Over time we’ve found that this is quite unfair to some condos (we’ve made this mistake before) – there are properties that don’t appear very accessible or convenient on …

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Issue of the day: The dedicated royal fashion scouts

WHEN you see a photo of the Queen, or Prince William, or any of the younger members of the royal family, you might not think too much about what they’re wearing, but online there are teams dedicated to finding each item. By royal decree? By order of royal fans – …

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BU Battery Project candidate for Fed. Middle

US Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) says he is urging trying to get Binghamton University over the line in a contest for federal economic development funding. BU’s New Energy New York proposal for the EDA Regional Challenge has been named to the list of 60 eligible participants in the competition. Photo: …

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National Park Service Announcements for Dare County Parks – The Coastland Times

Cape Point and Frisco campgrounds opened for the April 2nd season. Reservations and payments for campgrounds in Oregon Inlet, Cape Point, Frisco and Ocracoke must be made online at recovery.gov. Bodie Island Lighthouse is open for climbing from Wednesday April 27th until early fall. Tickets are required to climb the …

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Wine, Nibbles & Bids Silent Auction for TCHS starts today

WINE, KIBBLES AND BIDDINGS SILENT AUCTION FOR TCHS In the past year alone, the Tri-County Humane Society performed approximately 3,000 surgeries, including castration and neutering, hernia and fracture repairs. Not only that. Just think of all the animals that found homes last year; Over 4400 cats, dogs, critters and birds …

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Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is accused by Sandy Hook families of hiding MILLIONS in shell companies

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has been accused by Sandy Hook families of hiding millions of dollars in shell companies to avoid paying them after they won a defamation lawsuit against him. In a lawsuit filed Wednesday against the InfoWars Texas host, families of those killed in the 2012 mass shooting …

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Eternity’s memorial platform swaps headstones for QR codes

Commemoration can take many forms. What once started as a statue for the rich and famous has become obituaries in local newspapers — and now a hashtag on social media. As time has passed and our world is increasingly lived online, Israeli company Eternity has found a way to respectfully …

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Upcoming business events for the week of April 3, 2022 | local business

QuickBooks Series: How to Process Payroll in QuickBooks Online Pre-registration required! Join this SBDC virtual workshop presented by Tom Tanner, Regional Lead Advisor and QuickBooks Pro. Learn how to create your business settings, set up electronic payments to the state and IRS, process regular and special payroll, and more. Any …

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What to do if you can’t submit a meter reading on the Shell, British Gas or Eon websites?

Utilities including British Gas, E.ON and EDF Energy had their sites plummet today as customers rushed to submit their meter readings as the price cap hike kicked in. The 54% increase in the price cap was announced by energy regulator Ofgem and means the average household will add £693 to …

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Things to Do in Lehigh Valley This Weekend and Beyond (March 25-31)

WHAT’S WRONG? Here’s a small selection of events in the region that you might want to check out over the coming days. Check ahead as some events are being postponed or canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. Visit venue websites to learn about COVID-19 safety precautions in place. The State Theater …

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A Russian cyber attack could lead to a war. But it’s very unlikely

This activity is likely “not about espionage, it’s probably about disruptive or destructive (cyber) activity,” said Jen Easterly, director of the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, during a phone briefing with industry executives and state and local government employees, three sources said about the call, writes CNN’s Sean Lyngaas. …

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Yakima cities are talking about a team approach to crime-fighting

When the Yakima City Council meets on Tuesday, it will discuss a proposal from the Yakima Valley Intergovernmental Conference to tackle local crime. YVCOG brings a regional crime resource center to the Yakima Valley. It’s a team approach to funding local crime fighting They say it’s an opportunity for all …

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Book review of Sandy Hook: An American Tragedy and the Fight for the Truth by Elizabeth Williamson

More horrors were to come. In the following ten years, the families of the murdered children were mercilessly tortured and persecuted. They have been repeatedly doxed, their home addresses, credit records, social security numbers and home phone numbers posted online to use racist and anti-Semitic profanity from callers. Their tormentors …

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Landing page proposed for six city websites; Artist Chosen for Memorial Plaza Sculpture – The Advocate-Messenger

The Danville City Commission heard a proposal for a project with The Idea Farm to create a landing page for Danville websites at its meeting Monday. Emma Jackson, CEO of advertising and marketing agency The Idea Farm in Danville, gave a presentation about the site. She said Danville has no …

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Gov. Mills promised $500 check revised upwards

cha ching A few weeks ago, the governor’s State of the State address announced that there would be a surplus based on the revenue forecast and that Mainers would receive a $500 check. Unexpected and a bonus. But wait, there’s more. After yesterday (JanSt) Revenue Forecasting Committee Meeting Expected to …

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Yale New Haven prices are often “buried” | Connecticut and Surroundings

Should the forthcoming sale of Manchester Memorial and Rockville General hospitals to Yale New Haven Health System be approved, patients would still face the same obstacles in determining rough cost estimates for various procedures. A federal law introduced on Jan. 1, 2021 under former President Donald J. Trump aims to …

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Presidents Day 2022: What’s open and what’s closed on Monday? Banks, UPS, postal delivery, stock exchanges, supermarkets, schools

Presidents Day 2022, also known as Washington’s Birthday, is Monday February 21, 2022. It is a day to celebrate all US Presidents past and present. The holiday was originally instituted in 1885 to celebrate President George Washington’s birthday after his death. The day became known as Presidents Day when it …

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Names in the News: People Shaping the Future of the Lake Area Business – American Press

Visit LC hires Bush, Strider Visit Lake Charles has announced the addition of staff Timothy Bush as Chief Marketing Officer and Anna Streicher as Head of Digital Strategies/Online Marketing. Bush and Strider have been in the travel industry for years and bring experience and expertise in destination marketing. Most recently, …

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Aspen Film fosters diverse storytelling through collaborations | Messages

Film is a powerful platform for storytelling. And Aspen Film manifests its medium – and its mission – to bring diversity to the screen and stimulate conversation, collaborations and community programs throughout the Roaring Fork Valley. From hosting three major festivals per year to hosting monthly Indie Showcase and Aspen …

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Anna Kochakian charged with vandalizing the Ella French Memorial

Defendant Anna Kochakian (left) appears in a mug shot; Fallen officer Ella French (right) appears in an official police portrait. Police have arrested an Illinois woman for vandalizing a memorial to a Chicago police officer who was killed in a shooting during a traffic stop last year. Anna KochakianThe 26-year-old …

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What’s Happening in Central Jersey This Weekend and Beyond (February 11-17)

WHAT’S WRONG? Here’s a small selection of events in the region that you might want to check out over the coming days. Check ahead as some events are being postponed or canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. Please also visit the venues’ websites for information on COVID-19 safety precautions in place. …

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Camden County woman stole $3 million from employer

Camden County authorities say a woman has been charged with embezzling millions of dollars from the company she worked for as a chief accountant. Atco’s Jennifer Vandever, 49, faces four counts of wire fraud, one count of unauthorized use of access devices, one count of aggravated identity theft and four …

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Russia slams RFE/RL with demand to drop Navalny investigation

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have called on the West to “abandon the ideologized approaches of the Cold War” as the two leaders displayed their deepening “borderless” relationship amid a standoff between Moscow and the West over Ukraine. Xi and Putin, who were in Beijing …

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City works to clear streets; The mayor advises residents to exercise caution and be aware of weather conditions

Mayor Greg Fischer is advising residents to exercise extreme caution if they have to leave their homes for work or other essential travel as Louisville remains under an ice storm warning through Friday morning. “As we’ve said before, freezing rain and falling temperatures could lead to dangerous road conditions, potential …

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What age should you stop shoveling snow in North Dakota?

It’s groundhog day. Where we find out if we still have 6 weeks of winter. Let’s face it in North Dakota, this so-called event, or poor people’s holiday if you will, is utterly meaningless in our state. Considering that snow occurs almost every year in May, we would be happy …

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Over $60,000 in Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation grants available

press release The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation provides more than $60,000 in scholarships to students from rural, suburban, and urban communities in Ohio pursuing a degree that is in some way related to farming. Approximately 50 awards are given to deserving students through 12 scholarship funds. The deadline to apply …

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Community Letters | News | thevalleyadvantage.com

Vet group flags available Order forms and a postage-paid return envelope for Memorial Day flags and markers were recently mailed to all American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts in Lackawanna County. The Lackawanna County Bureau of Veterans Affairs encourages organizations to return forms as soon as possible so …

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Health partners request participation in a community health survey

MAYVILLE, NY: Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services is conducting a community health assessment to gather information on Chautauqua County’s current health status, needs and issues. The information helps develop a plan to improve community health by justifying how and where resources should be used. All county residents …

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Medical expenses remain opaque | shop

A new federal law requires hospitals to publish the costs of various medical procedures, but navigating thousands of procedures and finding accurate costs is tedious, and health care advocates stress the importance of establishing a consistent, standardized database. The hospital transparency rule was first implemented on January 1, 2021 under …

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Ashling Murphy’s funeral takes place

HEARTFUL TRIBUTE WERE PAYED TO Ashling Murphy this morning at her funeral in Co Offaly. The murder of the 23-year-old teacher while she was jogging along the canal in Tullamore last week was met with shock, sadness and anger across the country last week. Hundreds of mourners lined Mount Bolus’ …

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Oregon has its first doses of Paxlovid treatment for COVID-19. Here we go.

Oregon has offloaded most of its first-line supplies of Paxlovid, Pfizer’s promising new antiviral drug to treat COVID-19, to community health clinics across the state. The clinics, also known as Federally Qualified Health Centers, provide primary care to low-income, uninsured, rural, and historically disadvantaged populations. Nationwide, the drug is extremely …

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New Year’s Eve celebrations in the region

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – The New Years Eve celebrations are held in Burlington. The Highlight Burlington Festival went online last year to help Vermonters celebrate virtually during the pandemic, and it’s back. This year it’s a mix of virtual and personal events. There are all kinds of activities including music, …

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Long-time Kent newspaper editor, veteran journalist Jack Mayne, has died

By Scott Schaefer & Sue Favor It is with a very heavy heart, and with tears in our eyes, that we report that South King Media’s longtime senior writer / co-publisher and veteran journalist Jack Mayne has passed away. Mayne died peacefully at home, just days before his 85th birthday. …

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Glen Cutlip Obituary (1934-2021) – Millersburg, Ohio

Glen C. Cutlip, 86 years old, of Killbuck, Ohio, left his earthly body on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, completely surrounded and embraced by the love of God.A celebration of his life will take place with family and friends at a later date. Those who want to share a reminder or …

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It’s hard to find a home COVID test in Beaufort County. Why?

Rapid coronavirus test kits for the home have been touted as crucial weapons against the super-contagious variant of Omicron that is sweeping the southeast in the days leading up to Christmas. But good luck finding one in Beaufort County. A reporter from Island Packet and Beaufort Gazette visited 14 pharmacies …

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Population of New Jersey in 2021

TRENTON – New Jersey’s population is shrinking, according to new estimates by the Census Bureau released Tuesday, partly due to declining immigration and more deaths, partly due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The state continues to experience population losses in residents moving from state to state, although that net loss has …

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Update from the Sunflower County Library System

Join us for Virtual Story Time with I’m Not Santa by Jonathan Allen and Little Blue Trucks Christmas Alice Shertle on the Sunflower County Library YouTube channel, Thursday, December 16, 2021. Here’s your chance to do something with this Christmas sweater stowed in the closet. Participate in an Ugly Christmas …

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Amid holiday scam warnings, a vacation scammer contacts me

The FBI and the Better Business Bureau have each in the past few days warned consumers to watch out for Christmas scams. The warnings happened accidentally while exchanging emails with a vacation cheater. The first message I got supposedly was from Brian Borsook, a real doctor in Torrance. “Hello,” said …

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My Vaccine Pass rollout in public institutions confirmed

The requirements for my vaccination record for the Ashburton Public Library, Ashburton Art Gallery and Museum and Mt Hutt Memorial Hall are effective as of Monday, December 20th, confirmed Hamish Riach, Chief Executive of Ashburton District Council. The council decided this week that My Vaccine Pass will also be rolled …

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CT officials vow to fight the rise in organized retail crime

As some of the largest retailers push Congress for a law to stop online sales of stolen goods, the Connecticut Attorney General is promising to revive the state’s efforts to work with other government agencies and the private sector to thwart organized retail criminal circles . Last week, the CEOs …

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$ 100,000 lottery winner in North Dakota in Williston

Another Powerball winning ticket was recently sold in North Dakota. There was just another big lottery winner in North Dakota. Bismarck grandstand reports that the Powerball lottery drawing in Williston on Saturday night produced a $ 100,000 winner. Isn’t it crazy that North Dakota has had so many lottery winners …

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Pregnancy and Infant Loss: Honoring a Lost Baby

No matter when or how you lose a baby, grief can be great and long-lasting. Instead of having memories of your time together, you are left with dreams about what the future should have brought. Honoring a lost baby is one thing that can help you manage your grief. Here …

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Commemoration for Lucille Nichols

BY JOHN LEE The Willard F. Bond Home will celebrate the life of the late Lucille Nichols, who influenced the community beyond five decades as steward of Willard F. Bond Home / The Home Place. The memorial begins December 14 at 10 a.m. in the Bond Home’s main dining room …

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GOP legislators want to create incentives for small school associations

We have seen it over the years, but mostly because of the student population. But now a GOP legislature says it should be encouraged to help smaller schools save money. GOP LEGISLATIVE SAYS SMALLER SERVICES SHOULD CONSOLIDATE AND DISTRIBUTE COSTS GOP Representative Brad Hawkins (East Wenatchee) plans to propose a …

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