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Dennis Smith, firefighter who wrote bestsellers, dies at 81

“Please remember,” Mr. Smith wrote, “that the poet, as his writings testify, was Irish first.” Through the back door, he was contacted by an editor at McCall’s magazine, was featured in an interview with The New Yorker, was commissioned to write an article for True magazine for $1,500, and received …

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Louise Erdrich’s critical sentence – recorded by the books | fiction

At the beginning of Louise Erdrich’s new novel, her heroine, Tookie, has just been sentenced to 60 years in prison for a horrific and ridiculous crime. It’s 2005, and although Tookie is in her thirties, “I still cling to the mental activities and habits of a teenager” – drinking and …

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GM reportedly warns dealers: play fair with prices

For the second time in just two weeks, a major US automaker has warned its own dealers to end unfair pricing practices. Earlier this month it was Ford. The company sent a letter to dealers warning them they could lose the right to sell Ford’s upcoming F-150 Lightning electric pickup …

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Why We Fall In Love With Romance Novels Again | Claire Armitstead

IBack when I took young children on vacation, I made it a point to read at least one of the novels on the shelves. Some of them were terrible: sagas of frightened clogs and shawls, sassy fantasies of doctors and nurses and oh so many dog-eared Dan Browns. But that’s …

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amazon: Amazon Great Republic Sale: You can pre-order gadgets at Re 1, but these terms and conditions apply

The countdown has started for Great Republic Amazon Sale. The sale starts at 12 p.m. on January 16 with Prime members. The open sale begins on January 17. Just a few hours before the sale, Amazon allows users to pre-order gadgets and other items at Re 1. The goal is …

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BMW cautious about bringing batteries in-house despite rising sales

A BMW logo is seen outside a BMW car dealership, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Brussels, Belgium May 28, 2020. REUTERS/Yves Herman Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN, Jan 13 (Reuters) – BMW will not increase its own production of battery cells for electric …

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View: A new book on the Modi years mixes topicality and amnesia

Aakar Patel, former head of Amnesty International in India, sacked Narendra Modi’s seven-year rule in his latest book, Price of the Modi Years. Backed by considerable research, it has more credibility than other rhetorical denunciations of the BJP rule. The book has a smart cover of 16 charts of India’s …

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covid: 12-day book fair ends, defies rise in Covid cases to record 2 crore sale | Guwahati News

Guwahati: The Assam Book Fair ended on Sunday with a resounding success as sales of nearly 2 crore rupees were recorded at the 12-day event amid Omicron scare. The fair recorded an average daily attendance of around 25,000 people.“The challenges of Covid-19 were also present during the last edition of …

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Best sales of the week: January 10, 2022

Sales overview The brightest night, the graphic novel adaptation of the fifth entry in Tui T. Sutherland’s Wings of Fire series, is the nation’s # 1 book. The cozy kitchen by Alex Snodgrass, No. 2 in the country and a “versatile collection of nourishing dishes that never lack in flavor,” …

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The Saranac Connection: Part I | News, Sports, Jobs

William Ernest Henley, the inspiration for Long John Silver. (Photo provided) The Importance of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Often-Called Work “Adirondack Stay” is often underestimated or not understood by incompetent biographers where it is barely a footnote. The best discuss his literary achievements of that winter of 1887-88, namely, Scribner’s series …

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HDFC Bank loan portfolio grows 16.4% to 12.6 billion rupees in December quarter

The loan portfolio of the country’s largest private lender, HDFC Bank, grew 16.4 percent year-on-year to 12.6 trillion rupees as of December 31, 2021 (T3FY22) from 10.8 trillion rupees a year ago. year. Sequentially, its advances increased 5.1% from 11.98 billion rupees in September 2020 (T2FY22). Indian commercial banks, as …

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These children’s books focus on kindness and the right choices – Reading Eagle

Just because children are young and have much less experience in cultural / societal molding doesn’t mean their minds are a blank slate, unable to think for themselves, make choices and question themselves. on things. Quite the contrary. Children are much smarter and more capable than many adults realize, and …

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10 sports books we loved in 2021

Two high school teams overcome incredible odds to play football. Women push through layer after layer of sexism to be successful. A professional league is battling to end a season in a bubble amid racial unrest, while a manager most people love to hate continues to win. All of these …

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International: 30 bestselling books for the week of December 25

Breadcrumb Links Entertainment Books Compiled by Bookmanager using weekly sales statistics from over 250 independent Canadian bookstores. Author of the article: Post-media news International bestsellers of the week. The opinions and recommendations are impartial and the products are selected independently. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through …

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This infrastructure stock could double from current level as brokerage firms see a sharp rise

Ashoka Buildcon’s subsidiary, Ashoka Concessions, has entered into a share purchase agreement with Galaxy Investments II Pte, an entity of KKR, for the sale of its entire stake in five toll assets. Brokerages see a sharp rise in Ashoka Buildcon shares as they believe the announcement of the deal removes …

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Raigmore Hospital service gift of £ 10,000 from North Man’s book sale helps pay off massive debt of gratitude to staff

Donald MacDonald has decided to raise funds for Raigmore Hospital Room 5a through the sale of his book, Life’s Too Short for Ironing Shirts. Photo: Alan Hendry A Highland hospital ward where patients receive cancer treatment received a gift of £ 10,000 thanks to the storytelling skills of a man …

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Business News | Stock market and stock market news | Financial news

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How Much Money Can You Make With a Christmas Flair?

It is a universally recognized truth that a single that becomes a big Christmas hit will return its creator good fortune. This truth was the basis of Nick Hornby’s novel About a Boy and its 2002 film adaptation, where Hugh Grant’s character Will Freeman leads a life of comfort and …

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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 sternly declaring: “It would not have happened nowadays, “The timing was …

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Career opportunities are returning in the resilient retail industry

A job in retail won’t make you rich, but it’s an industry that needs to recruit new people. The most recent figures from the Central Statistical Office on job vacancies in wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles is 3,300. Arnold Dillon, Director of Retail Ireland, said: …

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Variety Village Christmas party on December 18 includes visit from Santa, Holiday Market and book signing by Toronto Sun columnist Mike Strobel

The Variety Village Christmas Party will take place on Saturday, December 18 in southwest Scarborough. The Variety Village Christmas party is scheduled for Saturday, December 18. It will be held at Variety Village’s Fieldhouse at 3701 Danforth Ave., just east of Birchmount Road, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Organizers …

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Penguin, Simon & Schuster ask judge to dismiss US antitrust lawsuit

Penguin books are seen in a second-hand bookstore in central London on October 29, 2012. REUTERS / Stefan Wermuth Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Dec. 13 (Reuters) – Two major book publishers have told judge that a US Department of Justice antitrust lawsuit should …

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Westport motor yacht Book Ends for sale

The 34.14-meter Westport motor yacht Bookends was listed for sale by Thom Conboy and Chris Collins at Denison Yachting. Launched in 2020 by the US shipyard Westport Yachts, the yacht bears the hull number 62 of the yard’s popular Westport 112 series, of which more than 60 units have been …

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John Wilson, the genius behind the weirdest show on TV

The people it focuses on tend to be those who are generally overlooked by television. They are middle aged with abrupt local accents or rich but not in a mundane manner; they have some kind of crazy sales model or theory that you wouldn’t normally; they are cheesy or goony …

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Colombian Family Wins World’s Best Cookbook Award | Colombia

A mother and daughter’s celebration of traditional dishes wrapped in leaves from their country was named the world’s best cookbook at the Gourmand Awards in Paris. that of Colombia envueltos are part of a culinary heritage that spans much of Latin America, from tamales from Mexico and Guatemala to humility …

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Book sales by publishers disturb booksellers

The Chronicle Angela Sibanda, columnistMATABELELAND booksellers have expressed concern about book publishers who resort to selling books directly to schools at reduced prices. Booksellers raised concerns Thursday when new textbooks for elementary and secondary schools launched by a publishing house, Gramsol Publishing at a local lodge. The publishing house has …

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Comparison Mazda CX-30 2022 vs Mini Clubman 2022

The 2022 Mazda CX-30 and 2022 Mini Clubman are two of the most driver-focused compact SUVs. Here is how they compare. 2022 Mazda CX-30 Mazda CX-30 2022 starting price: $ 22,500 (est.) | Price yours Where View listings near you Above average: High-end style; high-end interior; more power in the …

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Best Cyber ​​Monday 2021 offers and sales

If you were too busy taking a nap after Thanksgiving to shop for this year’s Black Friday sale, don’t worry. Cyber ​​Monday is fast approaching. In keeping with what we’ve seen for Black Friday, a ton of retailers have posted deals for Cyber ​​Monday already and we suggest you take …

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Delhi HC rejects call to stop publication and sale of Salman Khurshid’s book

Asking what it might do if people “feel so sensitive”, Delhi’s High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition to stop the publication, circulation and sale of Congress leader Salman Khurshid’s book “Sunrise Over Ayodhya : Nationhood In Our Times “. The court heard a plea from lawyer Vineet Jindal who …

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AS LHV: LHV Kindlustus and Modera bring to market a new insurance sales platform

23.11.2021 Estonian car sales software company Modera and LHV Kindlustus bring to the market the first insurance sales platform that allows the customer to receive a common offer of car sales and insurance. In addition to the offer of car sales, customers can also receive an offer for compulsory motor …

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Turkey trot; sale of library books

Staff report | York Expedition VIDEO: Highlights of Kennard-Dale District 3 4-A Football Semifinal Kennard-Dale’s historic season ended with a 31-0 loss at Lampeter-Strasburg. Rob Rose, York Expedition York City Man dies after fight with brother A York City man died Monday evening after an argument with his brother, according …

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AIB to close deal to sell £ 1billion pound on UK SMEs to Allica Bank

AIB has selected young UK small business challenger Allica Bank as the preferred bidder for its nearly £ 1bn (€ 1.2bn) UK SME loan portfolio, which has gone to market earlier this year. It is understood that a deal could be announced in a few weeks, allowing AIB to withdraw …

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Johnson & Johnson touts new therapies to fill sales void – News

Johnson & Johnson aims to make up for lost revenue from its planned consumer division by filing 14 new therapies in the coming years and expanding its existing portfolio, the drugmaker said Thursday. The company, which is expected to emerge as “the new J&J” in 18 to 24 months when …

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Giant Library Book Sale Returns This Weekend | News, Sports, Jobs – FORT MYERS

Lindy Waldman examines a row of mysterious titles at the Fort Myers Beach Public Library Giant Book Sale earlier this year. / File photo by Nathan Mayberg Signs that the beaches are getting busier are just a sign that it’s time for another giant book sale at the Fort Myers …

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Real estate sales on the rise despite rising prices

Ritratt: Miguela Xuereb In October 2021, the number of final deeds of sale relating to residential real estate stood at 1,134, an increase of 7.6% compared to those recorded a year earlier. The value of these acts amounts to 239.0 million euros, which is 19.1% more than the corresponding value …

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Friends of the Palm Springs Library launch online auction

The Friends of the Palm Springs Library (Friends), established in 1971, will be hosting an online auction to celebrate 50 years of supporting the library! Back by popular demand, the Friends are offering you another fabulous auction from Wednesday, November 10 from 9:00 a.m. to Sunday, November 14 at 6:00 …

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The latest Royal Caribbean Black Friday deals

Black Friday is not only a major retail event, but cruise lines are also stepping into the action with their own set of offers and promotions. Royal Caribbean has not disclosed what its Black Friday 2021 offers will be, or whether we can expect any Black Friday promotion at all. …

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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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Borders Book Festival ticket sales are in full swing

TICKETS for this year’s Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival are selling well with a number of shows already sold out and people are advised to book early to avoid disappointment. The popular annual event which normally takes place in June at Harmony House in Melrose is held at Abbotsford House …

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Target, Barnes & Noble stop selling Holocaust denial books

U.S. retail giant Target and Barnes and Noble bookstore announced Tuesday that they are no longer selling four books promoting Holocaust denial. The withdrawal comes in response to protest letters from the Simon Wiesenthal Center (SWC), the Jewish group said. “We assume that these great online booksellers are not marketing …

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New homes for sale at the Kings Gate development in Abingdon

Properties on Wootton Road are four bedroom Avondale and five bedroom Lichfield style. The community of 200 homes currently offers a selection of three and four bedroom properties. Rob Allen, Sales Manager at David Wilson Homes Southern, said: “We are delighted to have launched our new show homes in Kings …

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A trio of authors from East Kent talk about their new books

Phil Janaway, Jo Bavington-Jones and Simon Pollard Submitted to Dover Express Three authors from three coastal towns in East Kent, with very different writing styles, participated in a joint book launch at the Holiday Inn in Whitfield. Phil Janaway of Dover, Jo Bavington-Jones of Folkestone and Simon Pollard of Deal …

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Willie Carson in clubs as Dubawi’s colt sells for 425,000 gns on day 2 of book 1 | Bloodstock News

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Events – Portland Press Herald

BUXTONMaine Maple Fall Fest this weekendThe Maine Maple Producers Association will sponsor the “Maine Maple Fall Fest” this Saturday and Sunday at production locations across the state.This event will be hosted with Maine fall foliage as a backdrop, with growers adjusting events to comply with COVID-19 safety protocols. Some growers …

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This fall looks promising | Newspaper

Fall is my favorite time of year. This fall looks brighter than most. My Chicago White Sox are in the Major League Baseball Playoffs !! OK, it’s true that it wasn’t the New York Yankees who apparently made the 112 baseball playoffs for the past 110 years. My White Sox …

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With rare new cars, discounts disappear

In a normal year, September is a good time to buy a car. New car prices tend to drop as the cold weather rolls in, and dealerships vie for your attention with Labor Day specials. Not this year. Incentives played a role in the decline in new car sales in …

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Cardrona Distillery Founder Describes Long-Term Goal in New Book

The story of ex-Southern Cantabria Desiree Reid-Whitaker – a self-described shy student who didn’t complete her law degree and instead did an OE, then changed direction before building a distillery that produces award-winning whiskey – has just been released. Journalist Esther Ashby-Coventry spoke to her ahead of her October release. …

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How Bosses Should Write Books

October 2, 2021 VSSENIOR LEADERS are not, of course, the most natural writers in the world. They do not reach the top without a laser ambition, a trait that rarely leads to literary reflection. To be successful, they must murder their outspokenness and master the corporate twaddle instead. They don’t …

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7 times Amazon book categories were completely disabled

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. As many book enthusiasts know, Amazon ranks the Top 100 Sellers in every book category imaginable on its website. There are only heaps of these categories (over 500, according to The observer) covering …

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Auto mechanics struggle as chip shortages and labor shortages continue

Beth treffeisen | Cape Cod Times Special Semiconductor shortage: low supply of chips affects automotive and electronics Weak semiconductor supply chains affect everything from automobiles to consumer electronics manufacturing. (March 5) Bloomberg, Bloomberg SOUTH DENNIS – Another trend in the pandemic is that more and more people are keeping their …

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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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More car buyers are willing to wait than to pay too much

A global shortage of microchips has limited the number of new cars built throughout the year. The showrooms are half empty. New car prices are soaring. And the Americans know it. Many delay buying a new car until the shortages disappear. That’s the conclusion of a new series of Kelley …

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Payment of the China Evergrande bond remains uncertain

The deadline passed without a word, with no sign that the closely watched payment had been made, so investors did what they did for months to the struggling Chinese real estate giant with lots of debt and little of solutions: they sold. China Evergrande Group shares fell nearly 12% on …

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LOCAL SUMMER EVENTS | News, Sports, Jobs

EDITOR’S NOTE: A list of upcoming summer events will be posted on page 2A of the Mining Journal every Tuesday throughout the summer season. ≤ 23-25 ​​Sep, Front Street Book Fair. Book sales, live music, book reviews, autographs and author’s book readings. Book sale from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. …

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5 common myths surrounding self-publishing

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. You are reading Entrepreneur United States, an international Entrepreneur Media franchise. The publishing industry has undergone a radical transformation in recent years. Gone are the days when traditional means of publication were the only options for aspiring writers. Self-publishing has taken the …

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Keeneland September exceeds 2020 total on day six | Bloodstock News

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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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Why “Shang-Chi” is not a success in China

Marvel released “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” with China in mind. Simu Liu, the Canadian lead actor in the film, was born in China. Much of his dialogue is in Mandarin. The cast includes Tony Leung, one of the greatest Chinese-speaking movie stars in history. The studio’s …

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10 best things to buy during real estate sales

Annie Wells / Getty Images If you have bare walls, estate sales can be a great place to purchase some beautifully framed artwork. “I tend to find a lot of abstract paintings, which interest me just because Mid-Century Modern is an aesthetic that I love in my own home,” says …

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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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On the hunt for bargains – Investors’ Chronicle

If my inbox is a barometer of market trends, then an ever-increasing number of small-cap companies want to be covered by the financial press. I would like in part to think that this is a reflection of the high quality journalism that my colleagues and I try to provide to …

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Hungary restricts sales of LGBT-themed children’s books

A decree prohibits the sale of the books concerned near churches PM Orban on collision course with EU and rights groups The ordinance sets out the implication of the new school law BUDAPEST, Aug.6 (Reuters) – Hungary on Friday ordered stores to sell children’s books believed to promote homosexuality in …

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Ohio Sales Tax Holiday Adds Up | News, Sports, Jobs

For more details, visit the Ohio Department of Taxation website here Ohio has a sales tax holiday until 11:59 p.m. Sunday, but consumers will have to follow several ins and outs of the rules. While on vacation, the following items are exempt from state sales and use tax: • A …

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Morning Notes | Journalist Tyson

Start of construction of the new Tysons ER – “HCA Virginia, the healthcare system behind the Reston Hospital Center, has started construction of a Tysons emergency room and aims to open it in early 2022 … Located at 8240 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Emergency will be a emergency room open 24 …

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The ups and downs for these entrepreneurs in the pandemic

By Kerry Hannon, Next avenue Carol Nash and Monet Clements co-present “House Talk for Teens” Carol nash It’s time to dispel the myth that entrepreneurs (and employees) in their 40s and older are stuck in their ways and bewildered by technology. These shibboleths are a far cry from the reality …

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The systemic scam behind wokeism | VICTOR DAVID HANSON

There are plenty of reasons the revival spread like wildfire once America lost its collective mind during the pandemic, quarantine, self-induced recession, and riots of 2020. Wokeism has never really been about racism, sexism, or other isms. For some, it illustrated a psychological pathology of projection: transferring one’s own prejudices …

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Oceanside Book Sales Return To Farmers Market

April 19, 2021 Friends of the Oceanside Public Library resell books and other items at the Thursday Farmers Markets in Oceanside. You’ll find them outside the Civic Center Library at 330 North Coast Highway (south side of the fountain), every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., weather permitting. Customers …

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