Monthly Archives: May 2022

The Dotted Line: Virginia prohibits “pay-if-paid” contract language.

This feature is part of The Dotted Line series, which takes an in-depth look at the complex legal landscape of the construction industry. To view the entire series, click here. Construction suppliers in Virginia can now breathe a sigh of relief when it comes to getting paid for their work. …

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Inside Bob Hope’s modern former home in Toluca Lake in LA – Robb Report

British-American comedian and actor Bob Hope, who died in 2003 at the age of 100, had an illustrious and dynamic career in entertainment. What many don’t know, however, is that he also had an impressive real estate portfolio. One of his iconic homes in 10346 Moor Park on Lake Toluca …

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Waste-to-energy market to reach 7% CAGR by 2025;

LONDON, May 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Increasing energy demand and, in contrast, declining conventional energy resources require waste-to-energy conversion as an alternative way to generate energy. Surpasses 2020 valuation of $25.7 billion global waste-to-energy (WtE) market is poised for strong growth prospects between 2021 and 2025. The latest report …

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Why I Love Suffolk – Kate Elliott

Released: 4:00 p.m. May 29, 2022 memory My fondest memory is going to Christchurch Park in Ipswich with my grandparents when I was a kid. I have loved gardening from a young age so I really enjoyed exploring the picturesque grounds with the expansive lawns, wooded areas, arboretum and ponds. …

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Blue Cross Hiring, New Arts Council Scholarship Officer, New Port of South Louisiana Chair | business

Baton Rouge Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana has hired two vice presidents in its benefit operations division. Rochelle Jones is Vice President, Benefit Operations – Customer Service. Jones began her career managing and improving customer service and call centers at IBM. Jones most recently worked at MultiPlan, where …

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Balinese homes offer sustainable living solutions | Campbelltown-Macarthur Advertiser

Common spaces and a connection to nature make traditional Balinese homes a template for the green design of the future. In traditional Balinese homes, residents wake up in the cool of the morning in their private bedrooms, walk through a rustling tropical garden to the kitchen to prepare their breakfast, …

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Merryspring Program: Walk ‘n Talk on Identification and Management of Invasive Plant Species

CAMDEN – Join the Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District (KLSWCD) on Thursday, June 16 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Merryspring Nature Center in Camden for a walk to identify invasive plant species and effective methods to discuss ways to mitigate the invasive plants and review tips to promote healthy …

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Mr. Bill closes hair salon after nearly 53 years | news

Today is a sad day for many residents of Lepanto as it is the last day to say “Mr. Bill’ at his aptly named Bill’s Barber Shop, where he has entertained them with his humorous stories while cutting their hair for the last five decades. The humble son of partners …

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Propelled by (formerly) huge gains from real estate, stocks, cryptos, while “real” incomes are lagging? “Real” consumer spending increases, service spending increases

You can see why some retail stocks don’t like the shift from goods to services. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Americans far outpaced inflation in April. “Real” spending on goods – what consumers buy at retailers, adjusted for inflation – rose during the month, but was down from last …

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Marijuana is now legal in Rhode Island!!! | Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP

With the stroke of a pen, Gov. McKee signed the law into law Wednesday, dramatically changing the landscape for growing, owning, selling and using marijuana in Rhode Island. Many of the changes are effective immediately. There have been many failed attempts at such legislation over the past decade, but momentum …

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La Avenida Complex Undergoing Two Design Review Proposals | Coronado City News

The properties at 1301 and 1309 Orange Avenue, owned by father and son Ben and Alex Shaw, had two design elements submitted to Coronado’s Design Review Commission in recent weeks. Design elements were brought forth separately by the two tenants in Spanish Revival style La Avenida; the forthcoming Blanco Cocina …

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The future market landscape for optogenetic actuators and sensors will see significant growth until 2032

InsightSLICE published the updated version of its report on “Optogenetic Actuators and Sensors Market Analysis, Business Opportunities and Forecasts to 2032”. The latest version of the report is released with the latest data, industry trends and competitive benchmarking. The report uses advanced data models to examine and forecast country-level performance …

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Chelsea Flower Show fringe events across London this week

I If you’ve missed out on tickets to this year’s official Chelsea Flower Show, you can still pick up flowers at one of the many events taking place around London to celebrate the gardening world’s biggest event. Here are my top picks. Chelsea Fringe Now in its 11th year, the …

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Instant Personal Loans vs Other Personal Loan Options

Trying to decide which personal loan option is best for you? Should you get a credit card or take out an instant personal loan? Personal Loan Apps are here to help you learn more about your personal borrowing options! Representative picture H1: …

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What to do with your garden in May?

Repotting Plants: Indoor and outdoor plants that are kept in pots may now need to be repotted. Carefully remove the plants from their pots and check the root to soil ratio. If there are more roots than soil, consider moving this plant to a larger pot. There are some exceptions …

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Central Turf & Irrigation Supply Appoints New Turf Category Seed Leader

Unilock announces its Paving the Future grant. The scholarship awards $5,000 to landscaping and landscape architecture students and helps cover their educational expenses, including tuition, books, housing, and transportation. Up to 27 scholarships will be awarded, the application deadline for eligible students is August 31, 2022. Contribution to commemorate the …

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Mangrove Nine Garden brings activism to Chelsea Flower Show | Chelsea Flower Show

They were worlds apart in 1970 when Britt Ekland, with Rose of the Year, was the face of the Chelsea Flower Show. Months later, the 55-day trial of defendants who became known as the Mangrove Nine would make legal history as black activists embraced and overthrew the power of the …

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Light sentence weakens U.S. offshore anti-money laundering efforts

US prosecutors planned to send a message to the largely offshore crypto industry this week about the cost of ignoring anti-money laundering (AML) laws at the heart of an important piece of financial regulation. And they did, but it wasn’t the one they wanted to send. Friday, May 20, a …

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Fox31 Michael Konopasek leaves Station Frontier Airlines Update

Another standout Denver television news personality, Fox31 host and reporter Michael Konopasek, is leaving broadcast journalism; today, May 23, is his last broadcast on the station. But unlike many of those who have recently left local outlets in favor of gigs in entirely different professions, Konopasek will still provide information …

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Landscaper Lily Kwong is all about plant mindfulness

LLandscape architect Lily Kwong sits in JW’s herb and flower garden Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa, a garden she designed and created that led a group of us journalists through a breathing exercise. Pure, belly-deep. Let it out. Just. We’ll breathe for a few more minutes before we switch …

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This “super reserve” is not just for the birds. It could change the landscape of Britain | Stephen Moss

The creation of a ‘super nature reserve’ in Somerset is a game changer for wildlife conservation. But the real question is: what happens next? “Build it and they will come,” to paraphrase the feel-good film of the 1980s field of dreams. And they have. Since what was once peat pits …

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Horticulture heroes discuss new book and garden tips

A new generation of gardeners has emerged from the pandemic. But now the world has opened up again, will that change? Not if plantman Paul Smyth is anything. Talking to Paul, who divides his life between his native Carlow, his adopted home of Wales and Dublin, where he works two …

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PennDOT repairs potholes in Chester County next week – Daily Local

PennDOT maintenance and contractor teams will be working on 50 state highways next week to repair damaged pavement throughout the Philadelphia area. In Chester County, the following roads will be repaired: • Communities of US 1 (Baltimore Pike), New Garden, Kennett and East Marlborough. • Route 23 (Ridge Road), East …

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TechREG Weekly EMEA: Officials Call for Crypto Regulation

This week, European policymakers and regulators continued to issue warnings about cryptocurrencies as “highly speculative assets” and renewed calls for “consistent and comprehensive” crypto regulation. Meanwhile, the European Union Parliament debated the new consumer credit directive, which could include buy now, pay later (BNPL) solutions, currently exempt. He will likely …

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Funding for infrastructure can help restore the damaged western sagebrush ecosystem

The sweet smell of sage, sweeping vistas, and migrating wildlife are some of the distinctive features of the sage steppe landscape. The roughly 120-million-acre Intermountain West, which stretches from the Rocky Mountains in the east to the Cascade and Sierra Nevada ranges in the west, has shrunk by half over …

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Best Garden Tool Stand | FOX 5 San Diego

Which garden tool stand is the best? Growing your own food and flowers is one of life’s greatest pleasures. What’s not so pleasant is spending half your time looking for a shovel or scissors that you need. A garden tool rack can minimize frustration and keep all your garden essentials …

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Spizzler Reviews – Leading Earwax Removal Tool or Cheap Scam?

Since the ears play an important role in life, it is essential to keep them clean. The ear has three different parts. These parts include the outer, middle and inner, which convert sound into electrical impulses sent to the brain. The human ear protects itself with a natural waxy compound …

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Local homeowners find that spring is a time for new beginnings… and projects | South County Life Magazine

It’s a busy spring season for construction, whether it’s major renovations or just a few small projects like Matt Cavaco’s at his home on the corner of Woodruff Avenue and Robinson Street in South Kingstown. “I’m looking to finish this project in April so I can have some time to …

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Aurora may ban decorative grass, new golf courses to conserve water

The city of Aurora’s proposed climate-conscious First-in-Colorado edicts are clear: No new golf courses flooding grass with precious water. No grass in medians or decorative spots near offices. No lawns that spread out front and back – backyard lawns would be a maximum of 750 square feet. But brace yourself, …

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Improve online security with users’ top-rated password management tools

Password management software organizes and encrypts passwords so users can securely store, generate, and manage their passwords for online applications. Overly simple or reused passwords are among the easiest ways for criminals to compromise online accounts. Complex passwords containing letters, numbers, and special characters are harder for criminals to crack …

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Michigan State University and Windmill Island Gardens jointly offer gardening classes

An emerging new partnership between Michigan State University Extension and Windmill Island Gardens will allow those along the lakefront not only to learn more about pollinators in a new exhibit garden, but to use it for free Intelligent gardening Classes that run throughout the season. Classes are led by MSU …

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VGS Plaid Taps for Tokenization Services

Data privacy provider Very Good Security (VGS) has launched an expanded partnership with data network Plaid to provide tokenization services, the company announced on Monday (May 16). Press release. “Tokenization can help protect personally identifiable information (PII) and sensitive data from exposure and use for harmful purposes,” VGS said in …

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Marketing and media events from May 16 to May 22, 2022

May 18th Property Brothers twins Drew and Jonathan Scott get a network contest tonight when Buy It or Build It, starring contractors Chris and Calvin LaMont – twin brothers from Dallas – premieres on HGTV at 9 p.m. EDT. The Warner Bros. Discovery promotional event will be held at the …

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Butterfield’s bronze horse grazes in memory of the Evanston philanthropist

duna is the name of the large, greyish bronze horse that was sent to pasture in 1998 in Oldberg Park, the triangular green tract where Elgin Road, Clark Street and Sherman Avenue meet. By a well-known and sought-after contemporary artist Deborah Butterfield, This sculpture, like most of her sculptures, was …

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Marin IJ Reader Forum for May 15, 2022 – Marin Independent Journal

An “intangible” benefit for supporting Action A I served on the Marin County Parks and Open Space Commission from 2011-2015 when the original Measure A went to the vote and was passed with overwhelming support in 2012. We fought hard for it back then because we understood the importance of …

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New Stage at Arnolds Park Amusement Park, Lake Street Remodel Unveiled | Siouxland Life

ARNOLDS PARK, Iowa – Arnolds Park amusement park just keeps getting better. A new stage for outdoor concerts will be built at Preservation Plaza, along with a permanent food stand and restrooms. Paul Plumb, marketing director for the historic amusement park, said these were “huge improvements” made possible by a …

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Waterside Builders announces construction of a new home

Waterside Builders, Inc., a builder of custom luxury homes in Naples, Florida, announces the start of construction on a new home in Coquina Sands. The architectural design corresponds to the characteristic style of the renowned architectural office MHK Architecture & Planning. The home is located at 1405 Mandarin Road with …

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Governor Gianforte Celebrates New Forest Management Agreement in Northwest Montana

governorship LIBBY, Mont. — Gov. Greg Gianforte continued his 56-county tour in Mineral, Sanders and Lincoln counties and yesterday celebrated an upcoming expansion of a forest management agreement before honoring local recipients of the 2021 Montana Governor’s Veteran Commendation. “I am very pleased to be here in Northwest Montana …

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Lawn is harmful to the environment. California’s Water Restriction

After years of recurring drought conditions and decades of precariousness relying on imported water, Southern California has imposed severe restrictions on residents’ use of water. Within a few weeks, residents will only be able to water their gardens once a week. Lush lawns and lush flower gardens, your days might …

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Complaint: Worker captures Nicolas JQ Perez trying to steal company truck | news

Perez A vigilant Defense Basic Services worker prevented the theft of a company vehicle on Monday night – and arrested a man wanted in a stolen credit card case, according to a judge’s complaint filed with the Supreme Court. The clerk, who had a part-time job at the Anigua Beach …

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A simple guide to getting started with gardening

PEDESTRIAN.TV has partnered with Lipton Ice Tea to bring people together. Sometimes, after a hectic day, I look up from my stupid phone and realize it’s dark outside. I kind of spent all day alone working on my big digital rectangle and treating myself by scrolling on the smaller one. …

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Black Leadership Advisory Council submits 11 recommendations for greater Michigan inclusiveness

LANSING, Mich. — The Black Leadership Advisory Council (BLAC) has released a set of 11 policy recommendations aimed at closing the equity gap and creating a more inclusive Michigan. The council, appointed by Governor Gretchen Whitmer, offers recommendations focused on investments and policy changes that affect education, justice, small business, …

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DuPage County Forest Preserve offers free mulch

The DuPage County Forest Preserve is inviting the public to pick up free mulch while supplies last Saturday, May 14 and May 21 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. At these designated times, homeowners can bring vehicles no larger than a pickup truck to collect mulch from the native nursery …

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Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach honors Matt, Tracy Smith for landscape renovation

Landscape Design on May 3.”/> Matt and Tracy Smith decided to cancel all landscaping work at their oceanfront residence on North Ocean Way in Palm Beach during the COVID-19 pandemic because they felt it would be best if no one trespassed on the property. “We just leave it. I was …

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Battery Management Systems Market 2022 – Competitive Landscape, Strategies, Share, Trends, Segmentation, Growth Forecast 2029

This market research report offers a thorough examination of the current market scenario, covering multiple market dynamics. The report includes detailed profiles for the major manufacturers and importers in this market that influence the market. This market report also presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the …

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Pleasure Garden – NoHo Arts District

This month’s LA Art Feature runs through July 30th at the Pleasure Garden at the Laurie Shapiro Studio Gallery. This month’s LA Art Feature runs through July 30th at the Pleasure Garden at the Laurie Shapiro Studio Gallery. Away from the “boys club” mentality and into a space of reclaimed …

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NC debarment: Criminal background checks still show old cases

Winning in court took nearly five years for Rafael Smith, 39, after he was arrested for assault and sexual assault – but even a not-guilty verdict wasn’t enough to clear his name. On a recent Saturday, he arrived at the Plaza Road Academy, like more than 100 other people seeking …

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Not all intersections on Greenwich Avenue are created equal

I am writing in support of the proposal to improve the intersection of Greenwich Avenue and Arch Street. I have challenged the plan for the Elm Street intersection because of the need to remove a large healthy tree and because the “bumpouts” caused problems turning to and from the Avenue …

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Week of May 9, 2022

COUNTY News: The projects listed in this section are managed by Los Alamos County Public Works staff Contractor. For more information email [email protected], call 505.662.8150 or visit us the link “Projects/Public Works” below www.losalamosnm.us. Please slow down and be careful within the building zones. Please note that the information below …

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Flowering Garden Centers – Winnipeg Free Press

April showers – and snowstorms – finally brought Mayflowers and their lovers to garden centers in droves on Saturday morning. The atmosphere at the Lacoste Garden Center was exciting as the sun and wind brought in the first balmy weekend of the year – a long-awaited coming for inexperienced gardener …

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Edison Park remodeling gets third try – Orange County Register

Trying to make changes to a beloved neighborhood park is no small feat. Just ask Huntington Beach. After the city council unanimously approved a conceptual plan to add soccer and baseball fields to Edison Park last November, the same body did a complete about-face a few months later – this …

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Gardening on Mother’s Day in Colorado

Mother’s Day weekend is usually planting time, but you should still exercise some caution when getting your garden ready. DENVER — With Mother’s Day this weekend, many gardeners are thinking of flowers. Flowers are always a good gift, but did you know that besides their beauty, flowers and plants can …

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UK Private Healthcare Self-Pay Market Report 2022 : Analysis of Industry Growth Trends and Overall Competitive Landscape – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Added Private Healthcare Self-Pay UK Market Report: Fourth Edition ResearchAndMarkets.com Offer. This report provides industry-leading data and analysis on industry growth trends and the overall competitive landscape. For these reasons, the report is required reading for anyone interested in private outpatient and inpatient healthcare. These include UK private healthcare …

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Clever way business owners have promoted their products

take my money now These VERY funny store signs and displays will definitely convince shoppers to open their wallets Big Global Travel has collected creative marketing ideas from around the world A supermarket made a mannequin dress entirely out of toilet paper rolls A UK shop advertised small plaques as …

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Credello: how do easy payday loans work?

NEW YORK – May 2, 2022 – (Newswire.com) You’ve probably seen ads for payday loans that say they’re easy to get. There are TV commercials and even billboards advertising them. However, you may not know what an easy payday loan is or how you can go about getting one or …

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Cambridgeshire County Council is joining Plantlife’s biodiversity initiative by pledging not to cut roadsides this month

By Siobhan Middleton You’ve probably heard of Veganuary and Second-Hand September on the list of month-long green initiatives, but how about No Mow May? An initiative by the conservation organization Plantlife, which works to protect endangered wildflowers, plants and fungi. More than 700 species of wildflowers are said to grow …

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Top 10 Cyberthreat Intelligence Tools to Protect Your Data

by Disha Sinha May 1, 2022 Leveraging cyberthreat intelligence tools is enough to protect sensitive data in the future Cyberattacks are increasing at an alarming rate due to modern approaches from the dark web. Organizations need to find ways to protect their effective data management through cyberthreat intelligence. There are …

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The 30 best swimming pool designs

Chad Mellon / Lance Gerber Along with the warm weather and natural beauty, don’t forget about the fun that comes with diving into a pool. Imagine crystal clear water in the comfort of your garden or indoors for family and friends. Considering the time of year we share nicely Swimming …

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