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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…

The reference pyramid enters in 2022 with strong growth momentum

Late 2021 additions bring global portfolio to over 240 hotels, with more to come BOSTON, MA and THE WOODLANDS, TX/ACCESSWIRE/February 9, 2022/ On the heels of its merger in 2021, global hospitality organization Benchmark Pyramid ended the year well positioned…

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…

Berkeley hotels have a lot to offer locals

The rooftop terrace of the new hotel, Aiden by Best Western, at the university and in Sacramento, is open to hotel guests and members of the community. Credit: Kelly Sullivan This story is brought to you by the City of…

UC Berkeley professor Paul Groth has died

Paul Groth, a campus professor at the College of Architecture and Design known for his research on low-income housing, died Jan. 16. Groth spent much of his career studying the architecture that organized the lives of low-income and working-class people,…

Longtime Oakland Developer Gibb Had “Incredible Vision”

Former Oakland Police Lt. Paul Berlin first met Clyde R. “Buzz” Gibb in the 1980s at the Waterfront Plaza Hotel in Oakland. Gibb, the gregarious and successful property developer who founded Thunderbird Properties and became one of the principal owners…

Accor will open the first MGallery Hotel & Residences in Mexico in 2024

WHY IT RATES: Mexico’s first MGallery Hotel & Residences is set to be one of Tulum’s top eco-retreats when it opens in 2024.– Lacey Pfalz, Associate Editor, TravelPulse Accor, the world leader in hotels, in partnership with Inmobilia, the leading…

Is the Holiday Inn Gateway Center in Flint permanently closing?

It’s been a tough few months for the Holiday Inn Gateway Center in Flint, like many businesses, they’ve battled the ongoing pandemic to get things done. Then in December, the hotel lost its franchise brand with the Intercontinental Hotels group….

The best new hotels to book in 2022

L Let’s be honest, getting away from it all is as much about rest and relaxation as it is collecting fresh content for the gram. And the pandemic doesn’t seem to have slowed the flow of new hotels. From New…

COVID-19 is back in California. Essential worker protections have not

The omicron variant continues its rapid spread in California, tearing vaccinated and unvaccinated populations apart and driving up hospitalizations. An unprecedented number of essential workers, including doctors and nurses, have been exposed and are falling ill from COVID-19 – more…

Local lawmaker wants informed Yakima voters

Making sure Washington voters living abroad have the information they need. That’s the goal of a new Senate bill passed Wednesday sponsored by 14th District State Rep. Gina Mosbrucker. She says the bill would help inform Washington voters abroad. Soldiers…

Question to the Fed: has it waited too long to fight inflation? | News, Sports, Jobs

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell listens during his renominations hearing before the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, on Capitol Hill in Washington. With inflation high and the economy strengthening, the Fed has warned…

Claude Bosi back in Mayfair this summer with a restaurant inspired by the French Riviera

Called Socca Bistro, the new Franco-Mediterranean bistro will pay homage to coastal towns and the flavors of the Côte d’Azur and will open this summer at 41 South Audley Street on the former Richoux site. Rumors have swirled about Bosi…

Medahuman Founder Adam Feldheim on What To Drink When You Choose Not To Drink – Drinks International

As modern as the term may sound, functional drinks are nothing new. Energy drinks, isotonic sports drinks, and probiotic yogurt are familiar to most people, and how long have people been drinking coffee and tea? In recent years, in the…

Did he wait too long to fight inflation?

WASHINGTON – With soaring inflation, falling unemployment and rising wages, some economists are warning that the Federal Reserve may have waited too long to reverse its ultra-low rate policies – a delay that could expose the economy at increased risk….

Covid-19 tracker: the pace continues

Hello, Mission, and welcome to Virus Village, your (somewhat regular) Covid-19 data dump. Regardless of the measure – infections, hospitalizations, positivity rates and R-numbers – San Francisco seems to be still in the heart of the omicron woods. First the…

MGM Resorts (MGM) reinvents its loyalty program and strengthens its offers

To strengthen its loyalty program offers for player and non-player customers, MGM Resorts International MGM recently announced the rollout of its redesigned loyalty rewards program – MGM Rewards – effective February 1, 2022. Following the news, the company’s shares rose…

Lottery fever? These were the Flint Area spots to win tickets

If you’re like me, you woke up realizing you still had to go to work this morning and you weren’t a millionaire overnight. Two lucky lotto players are mega-rich after hitting the $ 632.6 million jackpot in Wednesday night’s draw….

More snow to come Thursday evening

The bottom line This is my second update from the morning weather blog – phew! We are grappling with widespread icing issues Wednesday morning as patchy freezing rain sweeps through New Jersey. For more details on this element of the…

History Tidbits of Orr Hot Springs – Mendocino Lighthouse

As a Kelley House docent looking for a book on the Orr Hot Springs area, I have amassed more information than I could ever use in what I plan to be a small post on the subject. . While the…

Elizabeth Holmes trial live – Former Theranos chief’s fate hangs in the balance as jurors fail to deliver verdict on Day 4

THE jury in the trial against former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes is in its second week of deliberations. In March 2018, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission charged former Holmes and Theranos chairman Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani with fraud by…

PREPARATION ROUNDUP: South Forsyth girls dominate Carolina Invitational opener

South Forsyth opened the Carolina Invitational in a dominant fashion on Tuesday, overtaking Berkeley [S.C.] 57-23 in the first round of the Charleston, SC tournament. The War Eagles led 19-4 after the first quarter and had a sizable 31-6 halftime…

Treacherous Sierra Blizzard “Blowing Like a Shaken Snow Globe” Stalls Travelers, Shuts Down Tahoe Lifts

UPDATE: Sierra snowfall just broke a 51-year record and buried several ski resorts, forcing closure. Whiteout conditions darkened the Sierra skies over the holiday weekend as a relentless blizzard blew up the mountains, shutting down major roads to Lake Tahoe,…

More cases of Salmonella disease in Western Canada linked to brand of frozen kernel corn

The Public Health Agency of Canada says its investigation into a salmonella outbreak in western Canada determined that 84 people fell ill this fall from the bacteria. The agency says on its website that the outbreak is linked to Alasko…

Joan Didion obituary | Jeanne Didion

The writing of Joan Didion, who died in 87 years, resembled a mantra, mannered, even “embedded in its own modulations” (it was Martin Amis’s snipe). It was also unique and remarkable. Even the shape of his books was unusual, the…

15 most anticipated high-end hotel openings in 2022

Fifth Avenue Hotel Located in the upscale NoMad neighborhood of New York City, this luxury hotel (also a member of Leading Hotels of the World) will combine a historic residence designed by architectural firm McKim, Mead & White with a…

At 81, luxury hotel developer Dick Friedman shows no signs of slowing down, with projects open in New Orleans and Reykjavik

Five years later, the Charpentier & Cie. the general manager celebrates the result of this conversation: a space of 253 rooms Marriott Edition newly opened hotel on Reykjavik’s seafront. It was not always easy, building a hotel on an island…

Luciano’s: The new Italian restaurant in Surrey opened by Marco Pierre White’s son

Marco Pierre White’s son has opened a brand new Italian restaurant in Surrey. Luciano’s in Woking, led by Luciano Marco Pierre White, aims to offer “affordable glamor” with its romantic and fun atmosphere, classically prepared Italian dishes, including fresh pasta,…

Mr. Fillmore moves on | The new Fillmore

Photograph of Vas Kiniris by Chloe Jackman By CHRIS BARNETT After nearly three decades of involvement with the Fillmore Merchants Association – as a board member, vice president, president and the past five years as executive director – Vasilios Kiniris,…

Merry Christmas at Saranac Lake, 1948 | News, Sports, Jobs

Almost every edition of the Enterprise in December was filled with stories about Christmas celebrations and local commercials. What a pleasure it would be if I could walk with you through the streets of the 1948 village. No empty shops,…

W.Va. Mountain Bike Trail Could Help Local Economy | Winchester Star

WINCHESTER – A world-class cycle route system in West Virginia could pay huge dividends in Winchester and Frederick County. The Winchester-Frederick County Tourism Board agreed on Thursday to write a letter supporting the Eastern Panhandle Regional Planning and Development Councilto…

Berke honored for his “distinct” contributions to architectural education

Deborah Berke, Dean of the Yale School of Architecture, received the 2022 AIA / ACSA Topaz Medallion for Excellence in Architectural Education, the highest honor awarded for architectural education in the United States. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and…

13 upscale hotels for the perfect last minute getaway

Distant Nantucket Anyone on the hunt for an escape, is there anything more appealing than a place called Faraway? The new hotel brand’s first outpost opened this summer in Nantucket with a 62-room shingle-style structure that’s both bohemian and nautical,…

At least 70 people fear death in storms, Kentucky governor says

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear says he fears tornadoes have killed 70 people in the state and the death toll could exceed 100. Severe storms moved through the region on Friday evening and caused catastrophic damage in several states. Kentucky State…

17 pandemic innovations that are here to stay

Fund: For about a decade, robotics companies have attempted to popularize the use of mobile robots that move the sidewalk at the speed of a running pedestrian, primarily to deliver food from restaurants to residential customers. The technology, however, failed…

Endicott wins $ 10 million in funding for downtown revitalization

The Village of Endicott received $ 10 million as part of the New York State Downtown Revitalization Initiative program. The announcement was made Wednesday morning by State Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Commissioner Erik Kulleseid at the Endicott Visitor Center….

Santa Clara County needs all-electric devices and electric vehicle charging hooks for green building – CBS San Francisco

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) – New construction in unincorporated Santa Clara County must have all-electric heating and appliances, as well as hook-ups for electric vehicle charging, under a new ordinance passed by supervisors Tuesday. The ordinance, aimed at reducing greenhouse…

UC campus architects unite to oppose Munger Hall

This story was originally published by the Independent from Santa Barbara and is reproduced here in partnership with Edhat. By Tyler Hayden of The Independent Eight former architects from the University of California, Berkeley, San Diego campus have come together…

The most populous cities in New Jersey!

Hey, don’t push! there are lots of people in these New Jersey towns. Here in Garden State we have some of the most densely populated cities in the country because we have a small state with a lot of people….

Berkeley Marina hotel workers seek union contract

The DoubleTree by Hilton in the Berkeley Marina, in October 2021. Credit: Kelly Sullivan EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part of a Berkeley Marina story series written by graduate journalism students at UC Berkeley in partnership with Berkeleyside. As the hospitality…

Officials provide update on Michigan high school shooting – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptIlYAGi3Bg Oakland News Now – Officials provide update on Michigan high school shooting – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type…

Court Suspends Vax Healthcare Mandate, What Does This Mean For Montana?

We have breaking news this Monday afternoon. A federal judge has ordered the end of the federal mandate on vaccines targeting healthcare workers. This is the good news. But here’s the catch: this order only applies (for now) to the…

10 Colorado hot springs that are causing a stir

You look up to admire Colorado’s most scenic attractions, but there are also natural wonders beneath the ground. The stunning landscapes of this state have been shaped by plate tectonics and volcanic activity. Although only one volcano – Dotsero –…

Fairmont La Paz Puerta Cortés Resort and Residences to open in 2023 in Baja California Sur, Mexico

Fairmont Hotels & Resort extends into the Mexican state of Baja California Sur and its capital La Paz with the Fairmont La Paz Puerta Cortés Resort and Residences. The property is slated to debut in 2023. Render of Fairmont La…

Winds blamed for Grand Binghamton sports complex collapse

The weather is again cited as the reason for a second catastrophic failure at the Greater Binghamton Sports Complex in Union City. Sections of steel at the construction site collapsed on Sunday, less than a year after heavy, wet snow…

New Delhi air remains “very poor” despite emergency measures

NEW DELHI (AP) – Air pollution remains extremely high in the Indian capital a day after authorities indefinitely shut down schools and shut down some power plants to reduce the smog that has blanketed the city for much of the…

China says “unaware” of tennis player Peng Shuai’s problem

BEIJING (AP) – China’s Foreign Ministry said it was unaware of the controversy surrounding tennis professional Peng Shuai, who disappeared after accusing a former senior official of sexually assaulting her. Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Friday that the matter…

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard unveil their 2022 world tour

In support of their latest record, Butterfly 3000, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard are about to embark on a long world tour in 2022. Starting next March at Lollapalooza Argentina in Buenos Aires, the psychedelic rock band is scheduled…

SogoTrade offers cash back to financial portfolios with EvoShare

ST. LOUIS, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – SogoTrade, a digital brokerage subsidiary of Sogo Financial Group, Inc. (“Sogo”), has partnered with EvoShare, a micro-savings-focused FinTech startup based in Berkeley, California, to offer its customers savings opportunities with cash…

Claridge’s sci-fi-tinged siblings debut on the French Riviera

Arriving at Maybourne Riviera on a Sunday lunchtime, with the sparkling sea below and the still warm, buzzing supercars on their winding journey from Monaco, is a special experience, tinged with both a bit of nostalgia and a bit of…

“We’re All Guilty”: How Mexico’s Caribbean Coast Tourist Paradise Became A Battleground For Drug Gangs

At its idyllic heyday in Hollywood’s golden age, the Mexican resort town of Acapulco hosted John Wayne’s vacation, Elizabeth Taylor’s wedding, and Errol Flynn’s luxury yacht. But by 2012, it had become Mexico’s deadliest city – a title it held…

Annual Doggone Halloween costume parade brings spooky festivities downtown

Photo: Lucia Thorne Two dogs dressed as bride and groom during the parade. By Lucia Thorne, Associate Editor of Performing Arts November 4, 2021 Dog tricks and treats took over Downtown Crossing this Halloween as the annual Doggone Halloween Costume…

From supervisors who took a wrecking ball to plans for 800 units

When San Francisco supervisors rejected 316 tiny housing units in the Tenderloin this month, they took over shared kitchens and bathrooms, claiming the building was a technical dormitory in the making. What the area really needs is housing big enough…

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic mocks crosswalk in Williamstown

When it comes to “Weird”, there is one guy that immediately comes to mind, and that is “Weird Al” Yankovic. He makes us laugh with his parodies of crazy, wacky songs from the early 80’s. And when he comes to…

How Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin” Began

Journey’s powerful ballad “Don’t Stop Believin ‘” was not the most popular single from the band’s 1981 album, “Escape”. It only reached 9th place on the Billboard pop charts. But somehow it has become a staple anthem at sporting events…

Public relations and content agency Le Groupe Lucre joins Audience Collective

Two marketing heavyweights from Leeds have joined forces, with The Lucre Group – behind the very successful launch of Jet2 – acquired by Audience Collective. She joins six other independent agencies within the group, including the branded communications agency Ponderosa;…

California recall elections officially end as Newsom prepares for 2022

Gov. Gavin Newsom admitted that his own “personal stupidity” helped provide the political fuel to spark the recall effort against him. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times) Election results showing California voters refused to oust Gov. Gavin Newsom were certified…

How to celebrate Thanksgiving in London in 2021

The Stafford Hotel has maintained close ties between the United States and the United Kingdom since World War II. Hotel Once again, on November 25, the biggest hotels in London will have the opportunity to show off their own special…

The ‘disgusting’ hotel in London where guests ‘found mold and used condoms’ in their rooms

Visitors to a central London hotel have found “used condoms”, “mold” and “dirty rugs” in their rooms, according to angry TripAdvisor comments. The Berkeley Court Hotel in Marylebone is currently ranked 1,117 out of 1,188 hotels in London, making it…

Two upscale mansions in Adare presented by MyHome.ie

There are few places in the whole country like Adare, Co Limerick. Located less than 20 minutes from the city of Limerick, Adare has many fantastic restaurants, cafes and pubs, all in a memorable setting. Adare is home to Adare…

Pioneering drummer who played with the best

Dottie dodgionBirth: SeptemberSeptember 23, 1929Passed away: September 17, 2021 Dottie Dodgion, one of the very few top female drummers in the male-dominated jazz world of the 1950s and 1960s, died on September 17 in a hospice in Pacific Grove, California….

Missouri governor invited to appoint cybersecurity panel

through: JIM SALTER, Associate Press Posted: Oct 15, 2021 / 12:32 MDT / Update: Oct 15, 2021 / 12:32 MDT FILE – In this Tuesday, July 13, 2021, file photo, Missouri Governor Mike Parson answers questions from the media in…

Man threatening San Francisco synagogue arrested and released – J.

A mentally ill person, Anatoly Smolkin, has repeatedly and aggressively harassed the families and staff of the Beth Sholom congregation in San Francisco, according to executive director Vered Cohen. He has shown up about six times in the past six…

IATSE labor strike is part of larger workers’ struggle in the United States

IATSE does not work alone when it comes to pushing for better working conditions. As Hollywood waits to see if the union that represents thousands of technicians and artisans goes on strike as part of an effort to improve working…

What are the final tips on what type of mask I should wear?

through: EMMA H. TOBIN, Associated Press Posted: Oct 13, 2021 / 10:27 PM MDT / Update: Oct 14, 2021 / 7:48 AM MDT What type of mask should I wear? (AP Illustration / Peter Hamlin) NEW YORK (AP) – What’s…