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Catskill village says yes to pot lounges as town says no

CATSKILL – Marijuana parlors are on the table for the village of Catskill after the village’s board of directors voted Wednesday against refusing to allow them within its borders. That same night, the surrounding town of Catskill, which includes the communities of Leeds and Palenville, voted not to allow lounges. …

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Book Review: A History of Monsanto and its Toxic Legacy

Monsanto Co’s Roundup for sale in Encinitas, Calif., June 2017. Photo: Reuters / Mike Blake / File Photo Monsanto’s fundamental strategy was to become a magic handmaiden of the industry rather than going directly to consumers. The product that made the business profitable was caffeine, starting production a few years …

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Piraeus Bank continues to clean up its balance sheet with the sale of bad loans

ATHENS, Dec. 27 (Reuters) – Bank of Piraeus (BOPr.AT) said on Monday it had sold part of its securitized bad loans to Intrum and Serengeti Asset Management as part of efforts to clean up its balance sheet. Greek banks have cut a large stock of bad loans accumulated during the …

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2021 in the books: “Everything seems magnified” | Chicago News

American poet Amanda Gorman reads her commissioned poem “The Hill We Go Up” during the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the United States Capitol in Washington on January 20, 2021. (AP Photo / Patrick Semansky, Pool, File) NEW YORK (AP) – Books and authors counted in 2021, sometimes more than the …

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A used car price bubble? New report says yes

You’ve seen the stories all year – used car prices are rising faster than ever. Inflation has hit US portfolios in many ways in 2021, but perhaps nowhere as intensely as in used car prices. Could this lead to a bubble? A new report from accounting giant KPMG says yes. …

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“Stupidly poor” – Neil Back joins fans in speaking out against Genge’s “disrespectful” behavior

Leicester legend Neil Back has lambasted current Tigers captain Ellis Genge for a ‘disrespectful’ video announcing his move to Bristol Bears at the end of the season. Addressed exclusively to Leicestershire Live, the 2003 World Cup winner reacted by stating: “It would not have happened nowadays, “The timing was stupidly …

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SC Book, Office Supply Mainstay Marks 100 Years Under Its Name | South Carolina News

By ST. CLAIRE DONAGHY, Index-Journal GREENWOOD, SC (AP) – Alvin Rankin jokes that office supplies are the reason McCaslan’s is also part of the bookstore. One effort supports the other. “Office supplies are the reason we have a bookstore and more than one employee,” Rankin said. “It would be difficult …

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Kelley Blue Book Offers First NFT To Score Best Buy Awards

Kelley Blue Book’s annual Best Buy Awards are out. To mark the occasion, KBB.com has commissioned a one-of-a-kind piece of art from Atlanta-based digital artist Bloo Woods. It describes the evolution of the automobile since the debut of Kelley Blue Book in 1926. It ends with this year’s best new …

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John Legend and his film crew to publish books at Zando

When Molly Stern was conceiving the idea for a new publishing house that would leverage celebrity and influencer fans to fuel sales, she made a list of the people she dreamed of working with. Among them was Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winner artist John Legend. Stern had worked with …

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2021 in the books: “Everything seems magnified”

NEW YORK (AP) – Books and authors counted in 2021, sometimes more than the industry wanted. A 22-year-old poet has become a star of literature. The enthusiasm of young people on TikTok has helped revive Colleen Hoover’s “It Ends With Us” and other novels released years earlier. Conservatives pushed for …

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new book on cybersecurity risks in healthcare offers multidisciplinary expertise |

LOS ALTOS, California, December 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Founder and CEO of Opinion Marketing Allison J. Taylor contributed chapters on cybersecurity and risk management in an Amazon Hot New Release book, Mobile medicine: overcoming people, culture and governance. Co-authored with 26 other experts from interdisciplinary fields such as …

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Lexington Habitat for Humanity ReStore’s Book Department Surpasses Half a Million Sales

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ / Press Release) – The Lexington Habitat ReStore has been a staple for bargain hunters in Lexington for 20 years – but it’s also become an unexpected hot spot for readers! The store’s books and media department recently surpassed half a million dollars in lifetime sales. What …

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“A spell created” a new “heritage” book by the historical museum

The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum has a surprise gift for fans of local history and old photos depicting Wichita’s past. Museum staff have been quietly working for about three years on a big ‘heirloom’ book, intended to celebrate the city’s 150th anniversary in 2020, and it will release the book …

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What’s in Your Wallet May Be a Sign of Age | Family

I just learned a new way to tell if you are “officially old”. This treat is courtesy of an 11 year old granddaughter. She has no research to back it up, not a single poll or any scientific evidence. However, she is very observant. Exuberantly and confidently, she shared her …

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Comparison between the 2022 Hyundai Tucson and the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

The 2022 Hyundai Tucson and the 2022 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport may not be natural rivals, but both offer plenty of style and affordability. Here is how they compare. 2022 Hyundai Tucson Hyundai Tucson 2022 starting price: $ 25,350 | Price yours Where View listings near you Above average: Long factory …

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Dublin Airport police and firefighters release charity Christmas single

Members of the Dublin Airport Police and Fire Department have come together to record a Christmas charity single. heaa’s charity of the year program is run by the staff, who select the charities that benefit from it each year and generate a significant amount of money through their fundraising activities. …

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Don’t judge a book by its cover – it’s worth trying your luck with newbie and unfamiliar writers

Recently I listened to my first episode of “Agent Provocateur”, a publishing industry podcast. The subject? Celebrity book clubs. The consensus: They are the antichrist, feeding the intellectually lazy readers, aka “entertainment consumers,” who read popular books for fear of missing out. Famous Japanese writer Haruki Murakami said once: “If …

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Samsung Black Friday 2021 Deals: Early Best Sellers Right Now

Even though Black Friday is just a few hours away, Samsung Black Friday deals are happening right now on the tech giant’s online store. Additionally, several retailers have Black Friday deals on Samsung’s best gadgets. The countdown to Black Friday 2021 is still running, but there are plenty of Samsung …

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Consumers Want Retailers to Invest in Sustainability – Produce Blue Book

A new report from Acosta shows buyers want retailers to invest more in sustainability. JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 22, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Acosta, a global integrated sales and marketing services provider to the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry, today released its latest research report, Sustainability Impact on Purchase Behavior. …

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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl sales start off strong

Friday, Pokemon Shiny Diamond and Shiny Pearl launched worldwide, offering gamers a chance to revisit Sinnoh on Nintendo Switch. According to Christopher Dring of GamesIndustry.biz, many players have chosen to make this return to the region, as the game is the biggest Switch physical launch of the year in the …

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Author! Author! Literary Series Presents a Trio of Dynamic Writers for Virtual 10th Season

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – Author of the Deschutes Public Library Foundation! Author! literary series rings in its tenth season with three powerful writers: Amy Tan, Tommy Orange and Neil Gaiman. The new season will be entirely virtual, with each author bringing a unique voice and perspective to the table: AMY …

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University of Alaska Anchorage: UAA Club Council Germbbusters Coloring Book Now On Sale!

November 17, 2021 The AUA Club Council is proud to continue its commitment to the fight against hunger amongAnchor children and families by posting “Germbusters: Rise of the Germ Monsters”,a 20 page coloring book for children in the Seawolf community. Feeding the children of AnchorageLimited edition digital and print books …

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The book cellar is a great place to find treasures

Talk about a wonderful place to visit on a cold, gray day. There is nothing more welcoming than the book cellar of the Dover Public Library. You would never guess that descending those steps to the library basement would lead to such a comfortable, charming and welcoming hideaway. There you …

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Prices are “stuffed” with low yields and a strong pull for Thanksgiving – Produce Blue Book

You might have things to thank this year, but fresh food buyers find it hard to count their blessings. Limited supply, marginal quality and high prices plague all aspects of the fresh produce industry. Of course, the average producer needs price increases to compensate for lower yields and rising costs …

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Things to do in DC, November 8-10

Illustration by Melissa Santoyo. Hey everybody! We have a musical tribute to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a documentary on the 1991 Mount Pleasant disturbance, and a talk with Senator Elizabeth Warren. In the final tribute to Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg, singers from the Washington National Opera perform songs of justice, …

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Penguin Random House wins financial award

It is difficult for most authors to publish a book, let alone write a bestseller or win a prestigious award. So when Damon Galgut, the South African writer, won the Booker Prize for his novel The promise On Wednesday night, after being shortlisted twice for the award before, he triumphed …

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Winning B2B sales in China

Chronicle of the Changing Landscape of China’s Sales Over the Past 20 Years SHANGHAI, November 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – A New Book, Winning the B2B Sale in China, will be launched on November 10, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. (Singapore hour, GMT +8). The author, cj Ng, is the …

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Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop publishes book on sisters

As a bonus, the book will also feature Q&A with famous sisters, poems and songs about sisters, and anecdotes related to real and fictional sisters in books, television, and movies. To exploreTEDxDayton Announces List of Speakers and Topics “‘Sisters!’ achieves the workshop’s mission to encourage and support writers, ”said Teri …

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American Association of University Women Book Sale Continues October 22-24 | Local News

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2022 Lexus LX600 debuts as premium Land Cruiser

Lexus may have a reputation built on luxurious, quiet executive sedans, but as the market shifted to SUVs, its flagship model concept evolved as well. Toyota’s luxury branch is releasing a brand new one for 2022, the Lexus LX600. This top of the line has all the supple leather and …

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News from the community of the region | News, Sports, Jobs

Retired Jefferson County Teachers Receive Updates and Reports WINTERSVILLE – The Jefferson County Retired Teachers Association met on September 14 at the Wintersville United Methodist Church under President Dave Nicholson as president. Larry Coleman indicated that volunteer hours will be combined for 2020 and 2021. Barbara Pritts presented on “10 …

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Sophie Buckley makes a quick impact with a 300,000 gns Night Of Thunder colt | Bloodstock News

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11% increase in book sales in Canada

October 4, 2021 @booksandpublishing In its annual look at the Canadian edition, Editors Weekly reports that print sales for the first six months of this year increased 11.2% from the same period in 2020, reaching C $ 463 million (A $ 504.3 million). “This year, through the end of August, …

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Carlos Ghosn says German automakers in the best position to take on Tesla

Auto executive-turned-international fugitive Carlos Ghosn has said he believes German automakers are best placed to challenge electric vehicle leader Tesla. Ghosn, speaking from Lebanon where the former Nissan chairman fled to escape Japanese authorities, specifically mentioned Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen in an interview with CNBC’s Phil LeBeau on “The Exchange” on …

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“We need to play a proactive role:” Chelmsford educator writes book on trans alliance

CHELMSFORD – As an educator, Christy Whittlesey found herself learning from students as they expressed their experiences and struggles when their experience of gender and identity did not fit prescribed roles. Whittlesey, the district’s fine and performing arts coordinator, channeled her experiences into her doctorate and two books. Whittlesey’s second …

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Bob Woodward to head the Harrisburg Book Festival

International bestselling author and journalist Bob Woodward is headlining this year’s Harrisburg Book Festival. Woodward, along with famed journalist Robert Costa, will appear virtually via Zoom at the festival at 7 p.m. on October 14, organizers said. The ninth year of the Harrisburg Book Festival, hosted by the Midtown Scholar …

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Barnes & Noble reopens at Kings Mall

Barnes & Noble announces the opening of a new bookstore in Kings Mall on Wednesday, September 29, 2021. The new store brings Barnes & Noble back to Kingston after closing its old store on Ulster Crossing Plaza earlier in the year. The new store will officially open to the public …

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Best books to read in fall 2021

Fall is here, which means squat season is upon us. And after a summer in which lockdown restrictions were lifted and social life was firmly back on the agenda, you might need some free time at home. The perfect accompaniment for an evening with a candle and some cozy blankets? …

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7 new books enter the list

Jessica Graham, owner of independent bookstore Primrose Hill Books, poses for a photo in west London on November 6, 2020. – Some 250 small independent bookstores have joined forces to compete with online giants such as Amazon in the second coronavirus lockdown in England. Unlike other countries like Belgium, book …

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Rancho Bernardo High School Hall of Fame welcomes 13 to its ranks

Rancho Bernardo High School welcomed 13 new members to its Hall of Fame. The Hall, established in 2019 with five members, recognizes alumni for their post-graduation accomplishments, staff who have made significant contributions to campus, and community members who have made significant contributions. It was created by the RBHS Foundation, …

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Average miles traveled per year: why is it important

Average annual mileage indicates the number of kilometers typically traveled by drivers during the year. You can casually use this number to determine if a vehicle is being used less or more than usual. But auto insurance companies use average annual mile data points as a factor that influences your …

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Lena Waithe and Gillian Flynn to launch the book prints

When Gillian Flynn submitted her novel “Gone Girl” to her editor, Crown, she wasn’t sure what the executives would think of the story’s twists and turns and her crass, unreliable narrator. “We knew it was strange, complex and risky,” said Molly Stern, who was Crown editor at the time. “We …

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Booksellers tackle supply chain disruptions

Supply chain disruptions are impacting the production of books in the United States. A shortage of paper combined with an increased demand for lumber makes it difficult to print bestsellers. So far, book sales have increased by 18.7% in 2021 compared to 2020. Loading Something is loading. Publishers and bookmakers …

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Wayne Family Adventures Webtoon Shares Toilet Mystery

Wayne Family Adventures‘Batman hears an important clue in this exceptional StarBite art.Screenshot: DC Comics / Webtoon Batmanis known to be a master planner, prepared for all eventualities. But sometimes someone manages to thwart the Black Knight– for example, someone who has the knowledge to find Batman’s secret refuge scattered across …

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Maggie Cox receives Frisco’s Finest award

Maggie Cox, left, stands next to Mayor of Frisco Hunter Mortensen after receiving the Frisco’s Finest Award at the city council meeting on Tuesday, September 14. Cox was recognized for the extent of her volunteer work throughout the community.Jefferson Geiger / Summit Daily News Frisco City Council honored Maggie Cox …

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Darlington Lions Club book sales help local charities

BOOKS sales at a downtown charity shop raised thousands of pounds for local charities. The Darlington Lions Club has revealed that this historic achievement came with increased sales thanks to loyal customers. The Blackwellgate store in Darlington has been in the town for 23 years and has now raised between …

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How lawmakers are making money at the same time

A book deal brought in more than $ 380,000 for US Senator Tammy Duckworth last year before the recent publication of her memoir, according to federal documents. The Hoffman Estates Democrat was the only member of the congressional delegation representing the western, northwest or northern suburbs to benefit from the …

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The Ames phenomenon leads to an author event

A 944-page book titled “The Eighth Life (For Brilka)” was a huge hit at Dog-Eared Books, an independent bookstore in downtown Ames. It sells at a rate of around 100: 1 compared to similar bookstores, and the success led to an in-store event at 11 a.m. on Sunday, which will …

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Jill Murphy’s obituary | Children and adolescents

Children’s author and illustrator Jill Murphy, who died of cancer at the age of 72, has been loved from generation to generation for her picture books that capture the essence of childhood in a way that both realistic and magical. His career began at the age of 24 when his …

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Chad Blair: Understanding Hawaii Through Your Data

It seems every two weeks staff scramble to find our most recent copy of the Pacific Business News “Book of Lists” here at the Civil Beat offices in Kaimuki. It’s an invaluable resource of insightful and insightful data about Hawaii – the richest zip codes (96821, for Aina Haina-Niu Valley, …

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Anderson’s Bookshops turns 40 in September

Anderson’s Bookshop has roots in Downers Grove for 41 years, and next month the independent business celebrates its current location at 5112 Main St. Anderson’s is a sixth generation family-owned bookstore that dates back to the founding in 1875 of WW Wickel Pharmacy (now Oswald’s Pharmacy), which sold books and …

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