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Uncertain future for the beloved Berkeley Cafe

RALEIGH, North Carolina — A rezoning request for just under an acre of land in downtown Raleigh has left the city council stuck between a rock and a hard place, and the beloved Berkeley Cafe in danger of being demolished….

Trump’s Save America PAC funds a Republican party loyal to Trump

Trump’s Save America PAC funds a Republican party loyal to Trump For you News Sports Entertainment Life Money Tech Travel Opinion It’s unusual for a national figure like Trump to be so interested in primaries or state-level races; he is…

Mayor’s office woos private and public employers in bid to bring workers back downtown

Mayor Ted Wheeler’s office is courting private and public employers in a bid to get employees back to their offices across the city as Portland lags peer cities in post-pandemic recovery. Key private and public institutions involved in back-to-work policy…

Manchester’s stunning Schofield Brothers ‘STERLING’ bar at the Stock Exchange Hotel

Named to reference the building’s history and represent exceptional quality, the exciting new cocktail bar also boasts a fantastic wine program and a bespoke wood-paneled interior that beautifully reflects the old building’s history and glamor of the stock market. STERLING…

The Skanner News – 6 Inspirational Accomplishments Black Women Made First

We spotlight six black women past and present who are number one! They have accomplished inspiring and historic feats that may be unknown, but are certainly worth celebrating. They deserve their flowers! 1. Dr. Bobbi Peterson Dr. Bobbi Peterson, a…

St. Stephen’s Class of 1972 reunites in Savannah, Georgia | Community News

Still connected after half a century, alumni of one of South Carolina’s first black public high schools will have the chance to “relive the good old days” later this fall. The St. Stephen High School Class of 1972 will celebrate…

Death of Queen Elizabeth II – latest: Funeral procession arrives in Edinburgh after ceremonies proclaiming King Charles III across the UK

J he Queen’s motorcade has arrived in Edinburgh where it will spend the night at Hollyroodhouse. The Queen’s funeral procession left Balmoral at 10am as Her Late Majesty left the estate for the last time, accompanied by the Princess Royal….

Cali 2021 reports significant economic impact from Junior Pan American Games

You viewed more than 50 articles in the last 12 months. Keep Olympic News Free Support insidethegames.biz for just £10 For nearly 15 years now, insidethegames.biz has been at the forefront of fearless reporting on what’s happening in the Olympic…

Benson Hotel loses major corporate client spooked by conditions in downtown Portland

In another blow to struggling downtown Portland, the Benson Hotel has lost a recurring corporate contract for 300 rooms per month due to “security concerns”, and the hotel owner is considering legal action against the city, according to an email…

Citrus expert traveled Riverside County and beyond to help farmers – Press Enterprise

The success of California’s navel orange industry was well known around the world. Places with similar climates wanted to replicate this success. One way to try to do this was to hire men who knew citrus growing to help in…

Three London hotels to book purely for interior inspiration

Laurel is on the roof at the Mondrian London Hotel in Shoreditch (Handout) It’s all in the (design) details of these three London hotels. Berkeley Café Birthday Cake For: fresh cutlery Legendary French pastry chef Cédric Grolet’s impeccable cakes and…

Hospitality stars praise Harrogate College for helping them launch their careers – FE News

Two local restaurant industry leaders have praised Harrogate College for helping them launch their careers. Chef Callum Bowmer and restaurant and hotel general manager Neil Mendoza have both achieved great things since their college training. Neil Mendoza, who took management…

New owners plan $20 million upgrade to Back Bay Hotel

Photo courtesy of JLL The new owners of the former Loews Boston hotel will spend $20 million on updates and renovations to the 225-room property following a $117 million acquisition. A joint venture between AKA and Electra America rebranded the…

Do you know this person? Suspect Wanted at Oriskany Motel 6 Fire

Law enforcement authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest wanted for interview in an ongoing investigation. In a written statement, the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) says the individual depicted in the released photos…

Business Scoreboard: Recognition for Kwema, XIL Health, Drury Hotels | Local company

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS Liquid environmental solutions acquired St. Louis Disposal Solutions, a provider of grease traps, used cooking oil, industrial and municipal waste treatment services. MTM acquired Veyo, the third largest broker in the non-emergency medical transportation industry. MOVINGPizza Dog…

Dick Conte Quartet will play Sonoma

A: This Bay Area man has been a professional musician for over 60 years and has played more notes than there are grains of sand on Ipanema Beach. Q. Who is Dick Conte? This fictional response “Jeopardy” only tells part…

What “Big Resignation” Means for New Workers

The first time we heard the term the “big quit” took place in the fall of 2021 – although the concept itself is not new – when a large wave of workers began leaving their jobs with no specific alternative…

My Psychic Powers: A True Story

Keeping in mind that I have no credibility, this is the real story of my psychic powers, which I don’t believe. The reader can decide if I have psychic powers or not. I already told you that I don’t believe…

The world’s first space hotel is opening soon and here’s what to know about it

The race to make humans a multiplanetary species has been going on for over a hundred years now. With rockets launched to the moon almost daily, humans have continued to advance in this quest to occupy places beyond the earth….

Study finds hotel shelters for homeless people reduce use of emergency services

A study by researchers at UC Berkeley and UCSF found that placing homeless people in hotels led to reduced use of emergency services. According to campus researcher and study co-author Mark Fleming, the research team analyzed data tables to compare…

Like COVID-19, Monkeypox is heavily affecting Bay Area Latinos. Are we ready?

The other question is about being in multi-generational households or large households, or whether you’re in a shelter or single-room hotel with other roommates. With COVID-19 we had hotels, places where people could go so they could isolate themselves safely….

Undocumented workers feed us. No matter what you think about immigration, they deserve health care.

Here’s the question I’m wrestling with: Should my home state of California offer subsidized health care coverage to undocumented immigrants? No need to weigh. The question is debatable. California will soon become the first state to offer universal access to…

Appeals court halts construction of Berkeley People’s Park | app

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Construction of student housing at historic People’s Park in Berkeley, Calif., is on hold after an appeals court ordered an injunction late Thursday, a day after protesters forced the ‘University of California at Berkeley to halt…

Empress Of Shares ‘Turn The Table’ Video, 2022 Tour Dates

Empress Of’s latest EP, Save me, was released last June and it’s another collection of sparkling indie pop songs from Lorely Rodriguez. Today, she shared the latest video from the project in the Jerome AB-directed music video for “Turn The…

Last Days at the Radisson: As State Shelter program winds down, former homeless residents of Oakland prepare for next steps

Nearly two-thirds of the 2,100 people who left Project Roomkey in Alameda County have found permanent housing, compared to less than 30% of those leaving emergency shelters. Abbott credits the privacy of hotels and housing resources available at sites with…

ASU brings apartments, offices and hotels to Novus Innovation Corridor

Over the next 15 years, 4,100 apartments, 4.5 million square feet of office space, several hotels, and dozens of restaurants and shops will spring up around ASU’s downtown Tempe campus. But the Novus Innovation Corridor is not a traditional development…

How to Find Free Camping in California’s National Forests

It can be difficult to reserve a campsite at the last minute. In most cases, you’ll need to book months in advance, and last-minute planners might find themselves with limited options. A solution for the adventurer in you: explore free,…

NJ Cardiologist Who Distributed Thousands Of Oxy Pills Is Jailed

A 60-year-old Somerset County cardiologist has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison for illegally prescribing thousands of oxycodone pills, US Attorney Philip Sellinger has announced. Raymond Catania, of Warren, previously pleaded guilty in federal court in…

January 6 followed years of political violence. The committee should also investigate left-wing violence

There is a lingering infamy to January 6, and rightly so. Yet the mob madness is not unique to Trump and his “Stop the Steal” supporters. Trump’s “coup in search of a legal theory,” as President Bennie Thompson called it…

Celebrate the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Open the audio article player By Personal | on July 20, 2022 By Touchmark at the Ranch The CAST 11 podcast network is sponsored by the Prescott Valley Outdoor Summit. Where adventure comes together. Today, we are fortunate enough to…

The best food trucks in Ocean and Monmouth County chosen by you

Something that has become very popular here in New Jersey is the food truck. People like variety and I believe the food truck provides variety and it’s a different style of dining that people appreciate, especially in good weather. The…

ROBERT PRICE: 70 years ago, a defining earthquake shook Kern and a former sheriff put it well | Robert Price

The image must have been indelible: two Bakersfield police officers, powdered from head to toe in a cascade of white dust, answering one frantic call after another, crooked desks, floors littered with paper and bits of plaster fallen down. Deputy…

Carly Rae Jepsen Collaborates With Lewis OfMan On New Song “Move Me”

Carly Rae Jepsen has teamed up with French singer and musician Lewis OfMan on a new song called “Move Me” – check it out below. The new track follows Jepsen’s recent single “Western Wind” and comes after the singer completed…

Kreycik’s research revealed ‘the best of humanity’ | Around the Valley | Gina Channel Wilcox

While most think of a community as a group of people living in the same area, the community that came together last year to search for a missing runner transcended geographic boundaries. This community was built on shared values ​​of…

Reviews | To fight book bans, support librarians

For the editor: Regarding “As parents call to ban books, librarians are seen as criminals” (front page, July 7): As a retired school librarian, I am appalled by the growing right-wing movement to ban and burn books. While not the…

GAIA restaurant and ‘1 Hotel Mayfair’ announce openings in London

By Majella Taylor, New Openings Editor, H&C News: GAIA Restaurant and ‘1 Hotel Mayfair’ announce openings in London. Crosstree Real Estate Partners, the London-based private real estate investment firm, has announced the completion of a series of milestones at One…

5 haunted castles, forts around the world with horrifying stories

Last update: July 10, 2022, 2:07 p.m. EST The dungeons of Chillingham Castle are filled with the tortured stories of prisoners. Here is the list of some of the haunted castles and forts around the world. In fairy tales, we…

Five chic new paint companies popular with the British middle class

As for the palette, rather than going for a huge range, it is an edited collection, inspired in part by Gosling’s collection of antique Aubusson rugs, with which he wanted to furnish the chateau. “I looked around at paints offered…

Despite challenges, Yakima’s home market is still strong

Are you looking for a new place to live in Yakima? The Yakima real estate market is still seeing many buyers and sellers despite rising mortgage rates. Cory Bemis, owner of John L. Scott Real Estate of Yakima, states that…

Company special edition short Canadian visitors | News, Sports, Jobs

Saranac Lake Village’s beautiful beach on River Street was lost to the widening of River Street and the state clung to this piece (where the National Guard Armory was located) for a site of launching. Many efforts…

Details released on Big Drug, theft of stolen goods near Mesa

Property Near Mesa Searched, Person Arrested (FCSO)Property Near Mesa Searched, Person Arrested (FCSO) We told you earlier this week about a large “raid” by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on a location near Mesa where a number of items were…

Sonesta Announces 13 New Hotel Openings Across Five Different Red Lion Brands

NEWTON, Mass. – Sonesta International Hotels Corporation (Sonesta), one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the United States, continues to expand its Red Lion brands. Seven new Americas Best Value Inn hotels, two new Canadas Best Value Inn hotels,…

Qatar is an unsavory Gulf state with vast holdings in the UK’s best-known brands and properties

As Qatar’s ruling Al Thani family travels to the UK with carrier bags full of banknotes, the money is coming the other way in a much more orthodox way. The Gulf country, an absolute monarchy, has in recent years acquired…

California anticipates more out-of-state abortion seekers

A new study from UCLA estimates that between 8,000 and 16,100 more people will travel to California each year to seek abortion services. SACRAMENTO, Calif. — New research from the Center on Reproductive Health, Law, and Policy at the UCLA…

The return of the July 14 festival in San Francisco

San Francisco has been celebrating July 14 since the first time in 1880. But after two years of the biggest celebration being suspended (or held on Zoom in 2021) due to pandemic restrictions, excitement is high for the return of…

Some local minimum wages will soon exceed the Californian minimum | Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP

California employers, be aware of July 1. It won’t be long before the minimum wage in a number of California cities and counties is higher than the state minimum wage. On July 1, various local ordinances will go into effect…

Message from the Mayor | Santa Cruz ready to start the summer – Santa Cruz Sentinel

The summer solstice will be upon us in a few days and the official start of summer will begin in Santa Cruz. Summer brings more people, more outdoor activities and opportunities to enjoy and celebrate some of the beauty of…

Leon Bridges shares new track ‘Summer Moon’ with Kevin Kaarl

Today, Grammy-winning R&B singer-songwriter and artist Leon Bridges shared his latest track, “Summer Moon.” The song features Mexican indie singer and songwriter Kevin Kaarl and is available now through Columbia Records. The track marks the first collaboration between the two…

When pastry and real estate collide

Tartine, a world-famous bakery and San Francisco institution, opened its doors in 2002, on an unassuming corner of Guerrero Street, on the edge of the Mission District. The Internet bubble had just burst and the city was in a period…

Crooked Media Partners with Publisher Zando for Book Printing | app

NEW YORK (AP) — A major progressive media company, founded by three former members of the Obama administration, has formed a book imprint with independent publisher Zando. On Tuesday, Zando announced that it would partner with Crooked Media, founded in…

The best luxury family hotels in London to book

Done right, a family city break to one of London’s most family-friendly hotels can be just that: a break. But checking into a hotel that hasn’t tweaked its kid-friendly facilities or food and a long-awaited escape can quickly turn into…

Acclaimed chef Charlie Palmer is set to open a swanky new hotel appellation for food-obsessed guests in Healdsburg

If you’re looking for a culinary getaway in your own Bay Area backyard, chef Charlie Palmer is planning just the place: Palmer has teamed up with Four Seasons veteran Christopher Hunsberger to build a new hotel called Appellation in Healdsburg….

York’s best hotelier is crowned the country’s unsung hero

Adam Wardale, inset, was crowned winner of the Gold Unsung Hero Award at the VisitEngland Awards of Excellence. A top hotelier in York has been crowned the nation’s unsung hero. VisitEngland has honored Adam Wardale, of the Middletons Hotel, in…

Carly Rae Jepsen to headline Greek Theater LA, Empress Of joins tour

Carly Rae Jepsen at Steven Ward’s House of Blues Carly Rae Jepsen announced a fall North American tour with a concert date in Los Angeles at the Greek Theater on October 18, 2022. Jepsen will launch it The tour so…

New Members and Chair Appointed to Cottage Health Board of Directors

Press Releases are displayed on Independent.com as free community service. SANTA BARBARA — Roberta L. Griffin, Dr. Robin Malone and Dr. Wesley Schooler have joined the volunteer board of directors of Cottage Health, a nonprofit leader in providing advanced medical…

Amy Quinn and Tony Vaz will discuss summer on “Shore Time” Sun!

Welcome to Shore Time! Every Sunday from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. on 94.3 The Point and 105.7 The Hawk on “Shore Time with Vin and Dave”Dave Crossan from Coastal asset management and I talk with some great guests and…

Man files complaint against British hoteliers and Qatari royalty

An Irish businessman has sued the owners of some of London’s top luxury hotels as well as two senior members of the Qatari royal family for damages over the content of letters he says undermined to his reputation. Ronnie Delany’s…

Previous pages from May 28 to 31, 2022

The first Carson-Tahoe Hospital campus in 1955. A fire in 1968 destroyed the building, and Stewart’s Infirmary was commissioned. The construction of this building in 1949 reached $80,000. By Sue Ballew Saturday, May 28, 2022 Saturday150 years agoA trip to…

W.Va. Lawmakers hold first remote interim legislative session in 8 years

The West Virginia Legislature meets each January for a 60-day general session. Legislators also meet several times a year in small committees and commissions in what are called intermediate sessions. The three-day interims give lawmakers the opportunity to hear from…

The quaint and gracious charms of the Claremont Club & Spa welcome visitors to Oakland and Berkeley

Majestic location, modern refinements at an iconic Bay Area resort Oakland, CA – Waking up on the sunny side of the Bay Area certainly has its rewards. The Claremont Club and Spa offers breathtaking views of the San Francisco skyline…

Student sends bomb threat email to high school in Bayonne, NJ, cops say

BAYONNE — A 15-year-old has been charged after using another student’s account to issue an email bomb threat against Bayonne high school, the second threat to the school in a week. Several staff members received the email late Sunday afternoon…

Allow taxes to rise, then give credits to some

TRENTON — Taxes that businesses pay into the unemployment fund are set to rise in July and again next summer, but the legislature could take steps to ease that financial bite. A bill (A3683/2152) introduced Thursday by the Assembly’s Committee…

When is Tiny TOO Tiny in Bismarck/Mandan?

Just recently I wrote a story and shared some pictures of mansions in Mandan While we were all foaming at the mouth looking at gigantic and magnificent houses in Bismarck/Mandan, the real reality is simple. About 99% of us could…

The Bateau Ivre celebrates its 50th anniversary in Berkeley

Le Bateau Ivre has been serving diners for 50 years from its perch on the Telegraph. Credit: Le Bateau Ivre/Facebook The drunken Boat2629 Telegraph Avenue (near Carleton Street), BerkeleyThursday-Friday: 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.Sunday: 10…

NJ gas prices will drop Friday at these gas stations

Gasoline prices keep rising, but many gas stations across the Garden State will be offering motorists big discounts at the pumps on Friday. As part of an effort to change state law and allow self-serve gasoline, Sal Risalvato, executive director…

Mainers can hang out with giant trolls hiding in the woods for free

The Coastal Botanical Gardens of Maine looks like an amazing place for a day trip, if not only for the gigantic wooden troll sculptures! It’s called the “Guardian of the Seeds” exhibit and it’s really awesome. According to MaineGardens.org, these…

Conn or Jackson Lewis: who is responsible for the faculty will clause?

During the lecture The college voice article surrounding the recent realization of bad faith or administrative negligence regarding tenure-track faculty contracts over the past few years, I came across the name Jackson Lewis. This “union-busting” law firm asked me about…

Maybourne Beverly Hills: The sleek new hotel with an A-list following | Travel

For someone who never normally smokes or drinks whiskey, I do well to pretend to be a connoisseur of Cuban cigarillos in a Beverly Hills speakeasy on a balmy Friday night. It’s easy to pretend in this city in a…

After Morristown, NJ sexual assault trail, 2 young men arrested

MORRISTOWN – Two young men have been arrested after the reported sexual assault and attempted robbery along a Morris County trail on Tuesday. Morris County District Attorney Robert Carroll announced that 18-year-old Lizandro Osorio-Mejia has been charged with two counts…

My 7 Favorite Stops on a Road Trip from Austin to El Paso

Surrounded by the leafy capital of Austin and the international border town of El Paso, a drive through West Texas not only includes two of Texas’ most distinctive cities, but also a host of cool little towns rich in history….

The nightmare has only just begun for homeowners affected by Denver’s water main break

DENVER — Sunday marked a week since a water main break flooded about 50 homes in the Berkeley neighborhood. With the water finally gone, the nightmare has only just begun for some homeowners. “It’s devastating,” Rose Gonzales said. “I haven’t…

This week’s DC trade sheet (April 4, 2022)

Courtesy of Urban Atlantic Le Margaux, a 291-unit development by Urban Atlantic in New Carrollton EagleBank is providing financing for an Amazon-backed transit-focused housing development, the lender announced Wednesday. Urban Atlantic’s Margaux received $54.25 million in construction financing from the…

Jack Sheedy: first files

1862 Captain John T. Hall, of this village (Barnstable), acting captain aboard the American barque Ethan Allen, arrived home last Wednesday evening looking in fine form after his nine-month cruise in the waters of the South. We learn that his…

What to do in London: Platinum Jubilee, Bridgerton events and more

London comes back to life. Heathrow Airport reports that March 2022 was its busiest month since the start of the pandemic, with passenger travel from North America in particular increasing by more than 60% compared to January 2022. The uptick…

San Francisco tourist sues Marriott after hotel gave guest’s luggage to suspected criminal

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — ABC7 News’ I-Team is investigating what attorneys say is a loophole in the law that allows hotels statewide to avoid paying actual damages to guests. Imagine you booked a hotel, but the hotel accidentally gave all…

Kyle Mullen’s mom says the Navy let her son down during Hell Week

MANALAPAN — The mother of fallen Navy SEAL candidate Kyle Mullen has had to wait more than two months after her son’s sudden death during training. The 24-year-old Manalapan native died in early February, just hours after completing the grueling…

Tourism continues to grow throughout the Eastern Panhandle | Journal-news

As the Eastern Panhandle appears to be emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic, one industry that continues to remain healthy in Jefferson and Berkeley counties is tourism. Whether it’s the public’s desire to be outdoors, enjoy nature, or perhaps the Panhandle’s…

Artist loft demands Wall Street salary in Soho – DIRT

In the mid-19th century, New York’s Soho district was a thriving theater and shopping district with high-end hotels and luxury department stores. But by the turn of the 20th century, it had become a brownfield of warehouses and sweatshops. The…

Home video tour: Storybook cottage with architectural pedigree in Oakland Hills asks for $1.5 million

Architect William Raymond (WR) Yelland may have worked primarily in the East Bay, but his stay and fascination with France – from his service there in World War I to vacations in Marseilles – influenced so much his work that…

Corrections: April 20, 2022 – The New York Times

NATIONAL Due to an editing error, an article published Tuesday about retracted or disputed studies related to Cassava Sciences’ Alzheimer’s drug misrepresented the employment status of Dr. David Bredt. He is no longer with MPM Capital. A Tuesday post about…

Cut at Claridge’s – Independent.ie

It was the perfect mission – a drink on the terrace at Claridge’s, a short walk to dinner at the Connaught Hotel, a nightcap at the Blue Bar at the Berkeley and an upstairs room with a view of the…

Why income inequality should be part of the LA crime debate

I’m sure you’ve heard of it before. The 17 gangs, mostly from South Los Angeles, who the Los Angeles Police Department says sent teams to target and rob wealthy Angelenos, following them to upscale hotels, restaurants and clubs, ripping off…

Thursday morning news roundup

Candidates in the various San Mateo County elections will discuss issues affecting their communities in a series of forums beginning next Wednesday. The forums are hosted by Thrive, the county’s nonprofit alliance group, in partnership with other nonprofits. Forums are…

The Melvins Book 2022 ‘Electric Roach’ Tour Dates

With two albums released in the last year, the Melvins are back on their touring legs for 2022 and, while currently wrapping up a sold-out tour with Ministry, they have now booked their first headlining tour since 2019. “It’s nice…

“It’s not charity, it’s justice”

It was a beautiful day for Sunday in the park so I made it almost to the top of Bernal Hill. There were children up there, families and dogs in the glorious sunshine. The city and the bay lay below,…

Claridge owner removes online admins over stake value

Claridge’s, one of Britain’s most luxurious hotels, faces a new tussle between its owners, seven years after a Qatari royal teamed up with an Irish property developer to gain control of its parent group . Constellation Hotels, ultimately owned by…

Powerful heat-trapping methane is rising at a record rate

Global atmospheric levels of methane, a potent but short-lived greenhouse gas, rose by a record amount last year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday, worrying scientists because of the role importance of methane in climate change. The preliminary…

Why underutilized hotels and motels could be the fastest route to reducing the affordable housing deficit in Los Angeles

Start your day with LAist Sign up for the Morning Brief, delivered on weekdays. A new report Examination of strategies to reverse the critical housing shortage in Los Angeles found that repurposing commercial buildings, such as hotels, motels and vacant…

FinTech startup EvoShare now offers cryptocurrency as a savings destination for cashback

EvoShare’s revolutionary cashback program automatically contributes to a member’s choice of financial destination. Cryptocurrencies are now joining existing financial destinations such as IRAs, emergency savings accounts, HSAs, 529 College savings plans, and payments on student loans or mortgage accounts. BERKELEY,…

8 Interior Designers Creating Today’s Most Extravagant Yacht Cabins – Robb Report

famous architects and decorators known for their land-based projects are increasingly taking to the water, where they’re proving they’re anything but “at sea.” Armed with high-level yacht orders, these designers are throwing overboard the cookie-cutter layouts and tired aesthetic tropes…

San Bruno Considers Property Transfer Tax Ballot Measure | Local News

San Bruno residents will likely be asked to vote on a new tax in November, with a narrow majority of city council this week approving a property transfer fee to boost city revenue. Details will be worked out next month,…

NOTICE: California’s student housing crisis requires immediate action

The housing crisis at UC Berkeley is just the latest sign of a much larger problem, writes Yifei Cheng PO ’24. (Courtesy of Firstculture via Wikimedia Commons) Earlier this month, the University of California, Berkeley narrowly escaped a court-ordered suspension…

My Sister’s House sells its shelter and changes its strategy to house victims of violence | News

My Sister’s House, a Lowcountry nonprofit that helps victims of domestic abuse, is selling its North Charleston shelter property, focusing on programs that can provide women and their children with greater stability. The decision to decentralize its accommodation services, relying…

Very cool! The FREE Homecoming Dress Giveaway in Ocean County, NJ

It’s prom season. Every girl dreams of going to the ball and feeling like Cinderella. This is the 14th annual prom dress pageant at the Ocean County Library. I remember when this was first brought up 14 years ago and…

10 new trends to spot on staycation – from “hotels within hotels” to nature stays with pizza delivery

Want a breakfast basket delivered to your room? How about a pizza or a yoga class during your stay in the great outdoors? scouring the island to compile this year’s fab 50, our list of the best places to stay…

New build over four levels along a private gated street in the heart of London’s Belgravia

List of the day Location: Belgravia, London Price: £17.5 million ($22.78 million) This unusual new build on a private gated street just off Hyde Park features four floors arranged around a central atrium with a 35ft ceiling, glass roof and…

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN at Arena Stage

Christian Thompson (Frank Abagnale, Jr.) and the cast of Catch Me If You Can from March 4 to April 17 at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. Photo by Margot Schulman. From the moment the lights come…

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Berkeley Springs Castle

Berkeley Springs Castle was built between 1885 and the early 1890s by a prominent merchant, Samuel Taylor Suit, as a promised wedding gift to his new bride, Rosa Pelham. This iconic 19th century structure is beautiful and well maintained. A…

UC Berkeley Blog: Expand State-Funded Housing Opportunities

Just five years ago, an overwhelming majority of funding to address homelessness in California came from the federal government, with little state involvement. The growing number of homeless people – the majority of them homeless – has been left to…

The Berkeley is collaborating with the British wellness brand for a new holistic pop-up

In the buzz of what is The Collins Room at The Berkeley hotel, finding zen is a daunting task. In the middle of the afternoon, the atmosphere is decidedly glamorous. The fashionista-influenced Pret-a-Portea afternoon tea is underway in the room…

Hidden inside a Boston photographer’s 3,000 rolls of film are never-before-seen photos of rock gods from the 1960s and 1970s

Known at the time as “Master Blaster”, the club’s elegant emcee, Daniels kept his camera close to him as he befriended touring artists, gaining free access oversight beyond the stage and a unique perspective on what turned out to be…

7 Reasons Berkeley Is A Happy Place For Museum Lovers

Are you a museum lover? Everywhere, museums open their doors to visitors. Around the world, treasured institutions are hosting living virtual tours and exquisite traveling exhibitions. As a result, access to our museum’s treasures has never been more accessible or…

Celebrating Women in STEM | The star of the day

Wed, Mar 9, 2022 4:08 PM Last updated on: Wed, Mar 9, 2022 4:15 PM The key to progress has always been science. This led to the modern world we see today, and yet women are deprived of this field…

Northern Irish pair Clare Smyth and Paddy McKillen celebrated on London’s Best Food list

Two pioneers from Northern Ireland feature on an illustrious list of the most influential Irish hospitality professionals in London. Clare Smyth, from County Antrim, and Paddy McKillen, from Belfast, are both on the Murphia 2022 list, which celebrates the UK…

Joe Crowley produces a Broadway show with an ex-con

The swamp comes to Broadway. Former Congressman and Queens Democratic boss Joe Crowley directs a second act as a Broadway producer alongside a notorious industry ex-con. The show, “Paradise Square”, is presented on Broadway by Garth Drabinsky. Drabinsky, a true…

Summary of Charlotte’s efforts to improve economic mobility | WFAE 90.7

Charlotte has invested approximately $400 million in expanding pre-kindergarten and creating and preserving affordable housing as ways to improve children’s chances of escaping poverty. The push came after Charlotte ranked last among 50 major cities in a Harvard and University…

BBC Tales from a Kitchen Garden: Marcus Wareing’s friendship with Gordon Ramsay that ‘got nasty’

TV chef Marcus Wareing has had a long and successful career dating back to the 1980s and as a familiar face to cooking show fans, the 51-year-old has worked in several Michelin-starred restaurants over the years – and even has…

NJRHA President Howell Police Captain will be on ThePoint/TheHawk

Can you believe we’re about to do show #4 of “Shore Time with Vin and Dave”? It’s been an exciting and fun start to this new talk show we have Sunday mornings from 6-8am on 94.3ThePoint and 105.7TheHawk. We also…

Neat project but what is it on Long Beach Island, NJ

It’s a time of year when Long Beach Island is a little quieter, but while tourists are heading home, locals are working to get things organized for the upcoming season. It’s shaping up to be a fantastic summer this coming…

Fubler and Maybury inducted as honorary members

Bermuda College recently welcomed Glenn Fubler and Christopher Maybury as honorary members. A spokesperson said: “The Company of Honorary Fellows at Bermuda College inducted Mr. Glenn Fubler and Mr. Christopher Maybury as new Fellows at ceremonies recently held in Bermuda…

JOE MATHEWS: A citizens’ assembly for the homeless | Opinion

You’ve all made real progress in solving California’s long-running homelessness crisis — from instituting the use of hotels as temporary housing to securing billions in new funding. But the crisis persists. And its costs – for the welfare of homeless…

BTA Releases 2021 Visitor Arrivals Report

The BTA released the 2021 Visitor Arrivals Report – which showed the total number of leisure air visitors was down 71.2% from 2019 – and said that while there are “reasons to be optimistic”, the “absolute reality is that a…

Crypto Exchange FTX Will Sponsor Nerd Street Esports Championships

Former world No. 1 tennis player Ana Ivanovic and Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti are among several sports stars to buy virtual islands in The Sandbox, the blockchain-based virtual world computer game. The islands were also bought by Bayern Munich…

ElderHouse Announces Six New Board Members

Elderhouse, a leader in adult day care and caregiver support, announces the appointment of six new members to its Board of Directors: Eileen T. Cahill, Eileen M. Carty, Andrea Coreau, Jennifer Kelly, Colette Lesperance and Laura Roberts. These appointments bring…

McCormick Place prepares to host inspired home show again after two-year COVID hiatus – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Chicago Auto Show draws large crowds on day three of the event at McCormick Place. Next up for the convention center: The Inspired Home Show, formerly known as the Housewares Show, which has been canceled for…

New York crypto couple implicated in ‘Heist of the Century’

In June 2020, Heather Morgan wrote a column for Forbes titled “Experts Share Tips to Protect Your Business From Cybercriminals.” Now US authorities claim she was more of an expert than she lets on. On Tuesday, the budding entrepreneur and…

Passages of this week | Seattle weather

Jeremy Giambi, The 47-year-old, who played for the Oakland Athletics and three other teams during his six-year Major League Baseball career, was found dead Wednesday morning in Southern California. Joel Wolfe, Giambi’s agent, said he died at his parents’ home…

Pittsfield receives $396,000 grant to address youth violence

The City of Pittsfield has received a grant of nearly $400,000 to address youth violence in the city. The money, $396,034.80 in total, is part of $11.2 million in Shannon grants awarded to municipalities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Funds…

What to know about the study of COVID-19 lockdowns and deaths by economists

Fox News and other outlets are touting a new study that looked at the impact of early COVID-19 lockdowns on mortality from the disease. The stories are accompanied by explosive headlines that say research by Johns Hopkins University found lockdowns…

If at first the city does not succeed… | An alternative view | Diana Diamond

Local Blogs By Diana Diamond Email Diana Diamond About This Blog: So much is good and bad about what’s going on in Palo Alto. In this blog, I want to discuss all of this with you. I know many residents…