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SAN DIEGO – One Digital World, a nonprofit in San Diego, is running a 5K run on Saturday, November 6 to raise money for education and literacy programs for asylum seekers and refugees. Walk for Wildlife and Run for Refugees 5K is a collaboration with the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna Beach. Half of …

Eckhart Public Library’s Director of Marketing and Community Engagement, Jamie Long, grew up in an area not served by a public library. “When you’re in that position it’s very demoralizing and frustrating, so I can certainly empathize with that frustration. We get people all the time who have moved from an area that has county-wide …

In the new horror film “Antlers”, Keri Russell plays a college professor in a troubled Oregon town who speculates that one of his students (Jeremy T. Thomas) is hiding a supernatural secret that has something to do with it. see with a chain of brutal killings. (She’s right.) Scott Cooper, the director of “Antlers”, which …

Día de los Muertos is a two-day celebration that celebrates life and death – a joyous time for people to remember the deceased and honor their memory through festivals, lively celebrations and meaningful offerings. Family members prepare weeks in advance by creating altars, decorating burial places, and cooking specific foods. Nov. 1 is typically focused …

The Commonwealth Education Continuum (CEC), an initiative launched by Governor Andy Beshear in 2021 to improve Kentucky’s workforce education pipeline, released its recommendations this week for the state’s political leaders , government agencies, education membership organizations, school districts, and colleges and universities. Co-chaired by Lieutenant Governor Jacqueline Coleman, Post-Secondary Education Council Chairman Aaron Thompson and …

WVU Libraries will welcome English teacher Nancy Caronia for a virtual presentation titled “American Dime Novels: Racialization / Erasure” on Thursday, November 4 at 4 pm. Caronia, an associate teaching professor at the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences Department of English, will discuss her exhibit now open in Room 1010 of the downtown library. …

A barrage of major album releases in the wake of the pandemic has led to the busiest winter schedule in years, with successful offers from world-famous artists like Coldplay, ABBA and Adele all arriving at time to compete for the Christmas First Place mega-sale. To this pop game of thrones we can add scruffy troubadour …

What there is to know Spooky theme park mazes, a treat event in Heritage Square, an Anaheim scavenger hunt, and daytime children’s parades are coming soon. Some events will take place throughout the weekend, while others will take place on October 30 or 31; check times and details, and if advance tickets are required Día …

The San Francisco Business Times STEAM Virtual Event will examine the state of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math education in the Bay Area and beyond. We’ll explore what schools, businesses, and political leaders are doing to invest in STEAM education and to help close the gender and minority gap in tech fields. We’ll take …

TROY, Mich. – The Troy School Board is about to decide whether to remove a graphics brief from the library at Troy Athens High School or leave the book. One parent complained about Alison Bechdel’s “Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic” and said he considered an image inside the graphic novel to be pornographic. The Graphic …

Remember when zombie movies were weird? No seriously. Think back to the era of movies before Night of the Living Dead existed and the zombie genre always tipped for fences with weird / wild concepts. It was not uncommon for our favorite undead villains to be the result of magical, supernatural, or sci-fi causes. So …

VANCOUVER, BC, October 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Mind Cure Health Inc. (CSE: MCUR) (OTCQB: MCURF) (FRA: 6MH) (“MINDCURE” or the “Company”), a leader in proprietary advanced technology and research on psychedelics, today announced that Kelsey ramsden, President and CEO of MINDCURE, will attend two upcoming events in November 2021: Wonderland Miami stand in …

Democrats are fighting against public education, which has always been a strong political issue for them. But they must defend their takeover of the suburbs to have any hope in next year’s midterm elections and, if applicable, prevent a return victory for ex-President Donald Trump in 2024. . The question of what to teach American …

Hello. Here are some of the best stories from across the region. WEATHER SITUATION Looks like a good day for the ducks. Expect it to rain for most of the day as a massive Nor’Easter sweeps through the area. The maximum will reach around 64 degrees. CLICK HERE to check your local forecast. NEW North …

Hailing from Colorado, Caelum is an exciting new recording artist putting Denver on the map. To boast 500k streams last year, Caelum is an artist to watch. DENVER, 25 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Denver, Colorado has an artist to look for and his name is Caelum. Starting his musical journey in 2017, Caelum …

It’s Halloween week! If you haven’t chosen a costume yet, put on a tracksuit and look scared – you’re either a Squid Game player or yourself around March 2020. This week offers the opportunity to host a handful of Halloween-themed events, as well as a few that sound but really aren’t. We’re not saying you …

Orange County students participate in global space education initiative The district participated in a global education initiative that brought the Last Frontier home one step closer to increasing student engagement. Orlando, Florida – Thousands of students at Orange County School recently took a trip to space – sort of. The district participated in a global …

The Irvin L Young Memorial Library, the public library in Whitewater, received three grants that it applied for to help the community and provide better opportunities. The grants are NASA at my Library, a library that transforms communities Grant from the American Library Association, a recovery grant from the Wisconsin Humanities Council they applied for. …

Sometimes a writer of what is often mistakenly called the “fiction genre” completely transcends that genre. John le Carré wrote spy novels, and yet his George Smiley series and “A Perfect Spy”, to name a few, were among the most fully realized and enjoyable novels of their time. The same goes for Stephen King and …

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The induction ceremony at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse on October 30 marks one of the biggest events in Rock Hall history with big names including Foo Fighters, LL Cool, Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney and d ‘others. It’s the culmination of a week of Rock Hall themed festivities. Here are five that are worth …

TRUMBULL – “You’re doing well!” Read a note pasted on a bulletin board posted in a quiet corner of the children’s section of the Trumbull Library. The board with the cheerful message is next to a heavy armchair and a coffee table, which contains information on breastfeeding. The whole painting is protected from the general …

In “New Nightmare”, Craven speaks of Freddy as an ancient entity, “a nightmare in progress … captured by storytellers”. Freddy is never creepier than in the hospital, where he appears in a black trench coat, reenacting his first onscreen murder by dragging the babysitter along the wall and onto the ceiling. Craven contemporary John Carpenter …

The University of Portland has partnered with KOIN-TV and KRCW-TV to designate local CBS and CW affiliates as the exclusive broadcast networks for all UP home sporting events, according to a Friday 22 press release. October. The three-year deal goes into effect immediately and will kick off with the women’s soccer game against the University …

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania Department of Education Secretary Noe Ortega today announced that applications are open for the 2022 Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences (PGSS) at Carnegie Mellon University and encouraged eligible students to apply. “The Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences is a great opportunity for students interested in building their STEM skills, …

The Pius XII Memorial Library has been recognized as the Missouri Library of the Year 2021 by the Missouri Library Association. This award came after 18 months of the Pius Library’s operation during the COVID-19 pandemic, which prompted many libraries across the state to make changes to their services and systems. The annual award is …

The state of cinema and blockbuster cinema is in utter disarray as the superhero takes over and everything else moves on to streaming platforms but, man, man, how nice to see Michael again Bay in great shape. (No offense to Transformers.) The brother who gave us Bad Boys and The rock returns in February with …

MIDDLETOWN – Vinal Technical High School at 60 Daniels Street will be holding a virtual open house on November 4 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Students and parents can contact their college to register or, for more information, visit vinal.cttech.org/openhouse. Offerings include automotive, carpentry, criminal justice, diesel and heavy equipment repair, hairdressing and cosmetology, …

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami / NSF) – The National Board of Education on Wednesday approved a new rule to shape civic education in public schools. The rule, which focuses in part on teaching students the characteristics that make a citizen “right and desirable,” is the culmination of legislation passed by state lawmakers earlier this year. READ MORE: …

https://chapelboroaudio.s3.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/2021/October/20/CH%20Public%20Library_WRAP.mp3 Chapel Hill Public Library creates innovative new space. The Community History Lab will be located on the lower level of the library and will serve as a place to share the history of the people, places and times of Chapel Hill. The Chapel Hill Public Library’s Community History Lab will be equipped with a …

Warner Music has launched Asiatic Records, a new Asian label dedicated to supporting the best hip-hop and rap talent from across the region. While Warner Music has launched country-specific hip-hop labels in the past, the company claims that this new label is the first Warner Music label with “the explicit mission of creating truly inter-Asian …

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – At today’s regular city council meeting, Mayor Paulette M. Guajardo and city council approved a deal with the Buccaneer Commission, Inc. for the 2022-2026 Buc Days festival and related activities to enable the use of City property along Shoreline Drive from The Water’s Edge to American Bank Center. Since 1938, the …

The State Board of Education (Council of State) authorized the Department of Primary and Secondary Education (DESE) to request the Secretary of State and the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules to authorize the new amendment of the substitute teacher certification process (5 CSR 20-400.220) to come into effect in early November instead of 31 December …

Branches of the Josephine County Library reopen to in-person browsing on Tuesday. Use of the indoor library resumes in all four branches Branches of the Josephine Community Library reopen for in-person browsing on Tuesday as the summer and fall wave of COVID-19 cases continues to decline. Customers will once again be able to re-enter indoors …

We often write about Doom running on things like Twitter, a digital camera, and even a pregnancy test – sort of – but other cool mod projects are on the way as well. We recently covered a Doom project that turns classic FPS into a fighting game, and someone else created a whole Age of …

TR PHOTOS BY NOAH ROHLFING – Elvin le Bretagne walks down the sidewalk track at the Howl-O-Ween costume contest on Sunday afternoon at Riverview Park. Elvin was disguised as a pirate and won the “Best Best Friends” award with Murray the Chinese Crested, who dressed up as a parrot. The Marshalltown Animal Rescue League couldn’t …

Former USF offensive lineman Thor Jozwiak (left) and the Clearwater Tornadoes started the season 6-1 and are winning games averaging just over 15 points. SPECIAL FOR ORACLE / BOB PUTNAM Driving home after intense soccer training can be difficult. From physical toll to mental strain, staying inactive after hours of hard work and perhaps running …

A campaign group is growing increasingly frustrated as its library and community center remain closed as nights darken and temperatures drop. The Save the Couper campaign, which began in May, said politicians only vaguely engage on social media and ignore field campaigns put in place to try to encourage the reopening of the Institute’s library. …

EVENTS NOV. 6 Wags & Wishes Gala – Benefiting the Teller County Regional Animal Shelter, 5 to 9 p.m., DoubleTree by Hilton, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., $ 100. Reservations required: tcrascolorado.org/events. NEED HELP? Harley’s Hope Foundation – Provides financial assistance for major veterinary care and behavior modification services, access to a list of Colorado …

Zone 414 star Matilda Lutz sits down for an exclusive interview with EJ Moreno… Matilda Lutz is stunned when she’s on screen, whether it’s a gruesome revenge flick or a deep sci-fi entry. By chatting with the actress, you can see that she has a real passion for making extreme movies and putting her soul …

Often times, the discussions on social media tend to be political, but this is not the case with the collaboration in Oakland County that looked at social media issues. “I think it’s about being mindful of how you use it and how you engage and interact with others. It’s about setting rules for yourself or …

Step-by-step submission for the Ball State repository Visit https://bsu.libwizard.com/f/c19ppa. Fill in the email, name and affiliation with the university. Enter information about your location. Answer questions about your submission. Download up to four of your submissions at a time. File downloads are limited to 100MB. Click on “Send”. Submissions via Ball State will be added …

The University of Arkansas Police Department will be hosting a Civilian Response to Active Shooting Events (CRASE) course from 8 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, October 26 in Room 145 of Maple Hill South. Everyone within our University community is eligible to register and there is no cost. The course is designed and built on …

There are only two things that are absolutely necessary for a successful visit to the Ping Recreation Center: a pair of headphones and the right kind of music. Well, a bottle of water wouldn’t hurt either. While music is a necessity, it begs the question: what kind of music is best suited to get you …

MONTGOMERY, Alabama (WSFA) – Critical race theory was raised again at the Alabama State Board of Education meeting on Thursday. The board voted in August to pass a resolution, but Thursday’s vote took the ban on the topic a step further, passing it into the administrative code. After the board vote, Faya Rose with the …

Kelsey Lovewell The Razorbacks section of the “University of Arkansas – 150 Years” exhibit. All Razorbacks are invited to view an exhibit of articles documenting the 150-year history of the University of Alberta during Reunion Week. “University of Arkansas – 150 Years” is on display in the Mullins Library‘s Helen Robson Walton Reading Room, located …

The Kelly Clarkson Show posted this video article, titled “All-Female Mariachi Band Shatters Glass Ceiling in Male-Dominated Genre” – below is their description. To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Kelly meets Mariachi Bonitas, the all-female mariachi band from Sacramento bringing a bit of femininity to the traditionally male-dominated genre. Mariachi Bonitas founder Dinorah explains why she …

BARKtacular HOWLoween Dog Festival Saturday 23 October8-10 a.m.Dog Depot Dog park800 Deerfoot DrivePrepare for PAWDY! This event welcomes friendly dogs on a leash for tricks or treats, costume contests and more! A $ 5 entry fee includes loot items for all puppies and additional prizes for contest winners. Learn more Adaptive and inclusive trunk or …

Posted: October 13, 2021 at 5:32 am MDT|Update: 32 minutes ago BEIJING, October 13, 2021 / PRNewswire / – First High-School Education Group Co., Ltd. (“First High-School Education Group” or the “Company”) (NYSE: FHS), the largest operator of private high schools in West China and the third operator in China[1], today announced management changes. Appointment …

UNION – A group of women brought several concerns to the RSU 40 board on October 7, including what they called “sex books” in the library. The group said the district allowed students to access inappropriate books in school libraries, and said the council’s COVID-19 policies were harming children. Karen Wellman, a Waldoboro resident who …

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail It’s hard to assess Deltarune as it is now. After all, Chapter 2 (out of probably seven) released a few days ago and three years later Chapter 1 originally released on PC. There are currently plans for seven chapters in total. The periodic publication schedule doesn’t help …

The Hawkeyes competed at the ITA All-American Championships and the Northwestern Invitational last week. Pierre Casey Alexa Noel of Iowa serves the ball during the Iowa Women’s Tennis game against Purdue on February 28, 2021 at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Complex. Iowa defeated Purdue 6-1. Iowa women’s tennis head coach Sasha Schmid split her …

California Department of EducationPress release California Department of EducationPress release Exit: # 21-80October 11, 2021 SACRAMENTO — The California Department of Education is excited to announce the speeches and early bird awards for the ninth annual California STEAM Symposium to be held online October 21-23, 2021, presented by Chevron. This incredible event will bring together …

The Camden Public Library plans to host museum curator Laureen LaBar for an online presentation of her new book, “Maine Quilts: 250 Years of Comfort and Community,” on Monday, October 18. Contribution photo Camden Public Library plans to host museum curator Laureen LaBar for an online presentation of her new book, “Maine Quilts: 250 Years …

Spectacularly costly disasters are our new normal. Major hurricanes devastate coastal communities and cause flooding thousands of kilometers inland. Forest fires have been burning for months. Heat waves are scorching places where people don’t have air conditioning. Events like these have all happened this year and they have contributed to another huge annual bill of …

Unlike the sweet, moth-eaten confines of pop music, the beauty of electronic music lies in its transformative nature. And as he evolves, Mersiv wants to evolve with him. Mersiv has made it a relentless mission to harness the weird and wonderful world of free form, an electronic subgenre, and anchor it in the mind of …

For the publisher: As an educator, I totally agree with Doug Lemov that learning and keeping basic facts and creating a supportive and inclusive environment are essential to good pedagogy. What I do not understand is the total absence of artistic education in its solutions. For thousands of years, the arts have helped students memorize …

The new mobile library at the Greene County Public Library opened on Saturday August 14 at a community event outside of the Fairborn Community Library. The new mobile library features murals created by villagers Liz Storter Robinson and Wakka Siccone. (Photo by Orion Lite) Orion Lite On Saturday August 14, book enthusiasts from across the …

Ayushmann Khurrana feels the color yellow and the T-series are like her second home (Photo credit – Instagram) Ayushmann Khurrana is known to have chosen unconventional projects for which he has been applauded for bringing the social issue to the fore in a very sensitive way. He has previously starred in erectile dysfunction comedy Shubh …

History links BUIES CREEK, North Carolina – The high school duo from Caitlin reynera and Polina Rukosuev each claimed a pair of individual titles, while French Meghan, Chelsea marstellar, Rukosuev and Through weeds with the 200-yard team QN was second in five games highlighting East Carolina’s second meeting of the 2021-22 season on Friday night. …

HOULTON, Maine – Amber Sloat, who was chosen for the statewide teacher of the year award in vocational and technical education, was congratulated on Friday for the high number of certified students in their field. Sloat is an introduction to the instructor of the medical professions at the Houlton Area Two School of Applied Technology. …

FAIRFAX, VA – A group representing more than 425 LGBTQIA students from more than 30 schools sent a letter Thursday to the Fairfax County School Board calling on its members to reject efforts by some parents to remove two books from school libraries. The two books in question – “Gender Queer” by Maia Kobabe and …

October 7, 2021 Category: Academics, Environmental Sciences, Events Catawba College is proud to announce its involvement as host institution and sponsor of the Association for the Advancement of Higher Education (AASHE) Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education (GCSHE). This three-day event will offer live interactive sessions, inspiring speakers and engaging networking opportunities for innovative …

Year after year, K-Dramas on Netflix arrive in greater numbers and their quality continues to grow. 2022 is already shaping up to be an incredibly exciting year for K-Dramas on Netflix, and below we’ll follow all of the new K-Dramas coming to Netflix in 2022. Just like in previous years, we’ll continue to follow all …

FOSTER CITY, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Folloze today launched Folloze Live Events, a new solution for frontline marketing teams. From acquisition to advocacy, Folloze Live Events extends the capabilities of the Folloze shopping experience using Zoom, giving frontline marketing teams a powerful tool to engage and advance B2B buyers at every point of the …

Weekly News Collection October 7, 2021 – In addition to this week’s NewsBreaks article and the monthly NewsLink Spotlight, Information Today, Inc. (ITI) offers weekly news summaries that feature the latest product news and company announcements. Watch for additional coverage to appear in the next print issue of Information today. For more breaking news, check …

We spoke with Paddle Creek Games founder Ryan Wiancko about what made Fractured Veil stand out from other survival games. Paddle Creek Games founder and director of the Fractured Veil project Ryan Wiancko says he’s never been completely gripped by a survival game. He claims he never came away completely satisfied with them, not for …

ATLANTA – A woman is alive after falling 30 feet from an interstate bridge after police say a street runner was what put her life in danger. Leslie Reese, 27, underwent surgery on Wednesday for her injuries. Tom Jones of Channel 2 spoke to her father, Irving Reese, as he waited to hear how his …

Lisa Harrison, Ph.D., associate professor and program coordinator for middle childhood education, is the recipient of the John H. Lounsbury Award from the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) for her distinguished service in the middle-level education. The award – the highest honor offered by AMLE – was created to recognize individuals with outstanding scholarship, …

When Professor Tamlin Pavelsky was a young graduate student, he was among the last generation to research Xerox items in the library. Today, as a faculty member in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, he’s used to finding journals online with the click of a button. “One …

British writer and director Corinna Faith has joined Lizzie Francke, Senior Director of Production and Development at BFI Film Fund, and Sophie Green, Head of Acquisitions and Development at Bankside, to explore the creative and business reasons fueling the growing popularity genre films directed by British directors. , including Faith The power, Rose Glass’s Holy …

EVANSVILLE, Indiana (WFIE) – The West Side Nut Club Fall Festival wrapped up its second night of events on Tuesday with the second night of the Amateur Hour and Queen Contest. At the intersection of Twelfth and Franklin, things look a little different than they normally are. The stage was set and the crowds were …

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (WAFB) – Parents are looking at a new law that will impact Louisiana special education students. In June, Governor Edwards signed a bill requiring cameras in special education classes across the state if a parent requests them. Corhonda Corley, a parent from East Baton Rouge, says the law is personal. “At first …

Ephrata Public Library WENATCHEE – The central Washington library system serving five counties announced this week that it is embarking on a $ 10 million multi-year renovation of 28 of its branches. NCW Libraries say improvements on the drawing board include revised interior spaces and meeting areas. The library system indicates that the leaders and …

The Ren, Bria and many more follow in the footsteps of centuries-old traditions while creating something entirely new Photo credit: Yang Shi x Jean-Guillaume Bastin Posted 05 October 2021 They say that in order to do a cover well, you have to make it sound like your own song. In this case, Lauren Spear’s dad …

THURSDAY Cowgirls & Cocktails – Benefiting Cowgirls Against Cancer, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Norris-Penrose Event Center, 1045 Power Gold Camp Road, $ 70. Registration: cowgirlscontrelecancer.org. Cooking class All about vegetarian burgers – 6-8 p.m., Gather Food Studio, 2011 W. Colorado Ave., $ 65. Registration required: getfoodstudio.com. FlashBlack – 7-10 p.m., Red Gravy, 23 S. …

San Francisco Fleet Week is back. The fall tradition will be highlighted by the Blue Angels taking to the skies over the weekend, but there are plenty of other events to check out. Explore the guide below to learn more about some of the Fleet Week events. Air show Gaze up over the San Francisco …

BU Libraries Create TikTok Account to Inform Students About Available Resources – The Daily Free Press

Boston University Libraries aim to help students with their research and academic studies. However, BU libraries have recently turned to a new form of promoting their resources: TikTok. The TikTok account of the BU libraries. BU Libraries created the account to promote their resources in a more trending way to match the growing interest of …

Yakima voters will decide two positions on the Yakima school board this fall, as the challengers try to topple a pair of incumbents. Positions 1 and 2 are up for grabs in the general elections on November 2. The positions are unpaid and have four-year terms. Ballots will begin mailing on October 15, and the …

As a Harvard student, Sanneh worked in the punk department of the WHRB radio station, a position that required him to take a written exam. He still considers himself a punk at heart, a jarring claim for someone with his temper who writes that his mother chaperoned him at a Ramones concert when he was …

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson County Library Services announced Monday that all 15 libraries resumed in-person in-person services on Monday, with some continuing limitations. JCLS closed access to the interior and moved to pickup only in late August, at the height of the wave of Delta variants of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in southern Oregon. With …

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Writing a book is difficult, so writing a lot of books? It’s impressive. But write a lot of different books, in a lot of different genres, across formats and age categories? I am amazed. While I think there …

Most recently, Sim moved to New York as head of the global agency, where his team led partnerships between the social media platform and large agencies such as WPP, IPG, Publicis and Dentsu. Since last month, the Singapore native has led global empowerment and education. “We do a lot of education for executives on brand …

No more walking, no more history, no more caps. The Warren Public Library is hosting its second Story Walk of the year. Naturally, the sequel to the summer walk, which featured Esphyr Slobodkina’s Caps for Sale, will feature Slobodkina’s More Caps for Sale and Ann Marie Mulhearn Sayer. “Families and nursery schools can complete this …

Idaho Fish and Game hosts controlled pheasant hunt for Hunters Education graduates

NIAGARA SPRINGS, Idaho (KMVT / KSVT) – Idaho Fish and Game hosted an annual hunter education program for families wishing to pass the hunting tradition on to the next generation. The final lesson was taught on Saturday, as selected students gathered in the Niagara Springs Wildlife Management Area for a controlled pheasant hunt. “We spend …

“Today is going well, everything is going well,” Kevin West, Managing Director and Artistic Associate of the Capri Theater, said at the celebration. West calls Capri the “beacon of hope around West Broadway”. “That’s how we see ourselves,” West added. “It’s a safe space for the community and we want the community to know the …

In Latham, Empire BlueCross, in partnership with its company’s philanthropic arm, the Empire BlueCross Foundation, hosted several Volunteer Day activities in the Capital Region last month as part of its mission to make nutritious food more accessible and affordable and improve access to food for local communities. Empire volunteers worked both in the product sorting …

Adam Wilson, an author of Newton, recently published his third book, Sensation machines. Completed before the pandemic and originally published in hardcover in July 2020, the paperback edition was released on September 7. Sensation machines follows the failed marriage of Brooklyn couple Michael and Wendy Mixer. After an economic crash, Michael lost the life savings …

The Cobb Public Library, in addition to the obvious role it plays in making books available to the public, also hosts many fun and educational events. Here are some features coming to Cobb Public Library branches, taken from the announcements on their Twitter account. We’ve highlighted this one before, but we’ll repeat it here: The …

(Erin Kirkland | The New York Times) An American flag flies in the breeze outside the General Motors Flint assembly plant in Flint, Michigan on Monday, September 23, 2019. “In terms of wellness at home home and overseas competitiveness, the brutal truth is that America is lagging behind. In some ways we are sliding into …

Avon, Ohio It’s starting to look like a construction site at the Avon Branch Library, 37485 Harvest Drive, as fences have recently been placed all around the facility for the new addition. The landscape was cleaned up last month to make way for the new addition. A new utility pole was installed along Colorado Avenue …

Photo of the sea wall statue courtesy of Galveston CVB Facebook Twitter Pinterest Galveston Island is still one of the nation’s top destinations for Halloween events. As the site of the horrific 1900 hurricane, the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history, Galveston has a history steeped in history. The island’s seaside resort has also become …

Family My family consists of my husband Bill and my two boys. My son Thomas is 28, he and his girlfriend live in Somerville and work in the restaurant business. My son Ethan would be 15 this year, but he died suddenly of pneumonia in 2014. Ethan had multiple severe disabilities, but he had a …

Texans have been aiming for the stars for years and now a partnership between the Port Arthur Public Library and NASA is bringing the stars closer. The Port Arthur Public Library was selected through a competitive application process to be part of NASA @ My Library, an educational initiative created to increase and enhance STEAM …

Daniel Ruettiger makes an appearance in “Rudy,” and it comes in the exciting final minutes of the film. To fully understand its importance, we’re going to have to spoil ourselves a bit and set the mood. So if you haven’t seen “Rudy” yet and fully intend to do so, you should probably stop reading. Now, …

RICHMOND, Virginia – There are a variety of outdoor events taking place across Central Virginia this weekend! The Richmond VegFest is back in Byrd Park, a decision made by the festival in 2019 for more space and more parking. “The only thing we really do differently with music is that instead of having live bands, …

River Raisin Great Lakes History and STEM Education Center receives $ 2 million in state funding

MONROE, Mich. (WTVG) – Inside the old Monroe multisport complex, you’ll soon be able to walk through history. “It will be a huge catalyst in bringing people in and they will be able to learn more about the history and science of the area,” said Scott Bentley, Superintendent of River Raisin Battlefield National Park. Bentley …

Library promotes early literacy with 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program

October 1 – Officials from the Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library presented arts and crafts, Pete the Cat mascot and, of course, books last Thursday at a kickoff party for the program 1,000 books before the library’s kindergarten. Samuel Thompson “loves to read – he doesn’t have enough books – and he loves books,” said his …

Movie distributor Kino Lorber is launching a movie streaming service called Kino Cult today, with dozens of genre films just in time for the spooky season. The service is completely free and supported by ads, with new titles promised every month. The streaming service, first announced by Variety, is available on kinocult.com and there are …

The Admission Center, located at the Ronald Tutor Campus Center, offers virtual briefings for first-year and transfer applicants, as well as three virtual tours and panels per week. (Beth Mosch | File photo of the Daily Trojan) Every Friday afternoon, Naomi Gau dons her business casual attire and walks backwards through Hahn Plaza, providing information …

The current presidential administration has made expanding access to health care and education a priority. Specifically, the American Families Plan offers two major improvements: lowering the cost of child care for American families and providing universal access to preschool for all 3 and 4 year olds. I applaud these proposals; My nearly 50 years of …