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WAUSAU, Wis. (WAOW) — If you’re planning on vacationing for Spring Break 2022, experts said to pack a mask and be patient. While COVID cases are dwindling in Wisconsin, the virus still means lots of rules and precautions elsewhere. “I think the key here is to be careful when you travel,” said Gregory DeMuri, pediatric …

« Back to blog Hear personal stories of military service on Vietnam War Veterans Day at Patriots Point Mayci Rechner March 16, 2022 The Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum will commemorate the sacrifices of Americans who served in the Vietnam War during a free event on Vietnam War Veterans Day, March 29. From 10 …

Winsome Brown originally planned to go on vacation on Tuesday, the fourth anniversary of her husband’s death. But she postponed her appointment when her lawyers informed her that Florida International University would hold a ceremony that day to honor her husband, Navaro Brown, and the five other people who were killed after a span of …

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – The Macon County Clerk mailed voter ID cards ahead of the June 28 primary election. Voter identification cards are a resource to help voters know who will be on their ballot and where a voter’s polling station will be. Macon County Clerk Josh Tanner said it was very important for voters …

A new free app called MouseTour takes Disneyland visitors on an audio tour of the happiest place on earth while shedding light on the park’s history, sharing fun facts and even revealing a few secrets. Photo by Samantha Davis-Friedman Meet Dr Ouse The tour is led by the charming (and very British) Dr. Miles Ouse …

The Association of Government Medical Consultants sued the state in the Supreme Court for orders to make emergency pay part of its members’ pensionable pay. Also called on-call allowance, it has been paid to medical advisors for more than 30 years. It is of a different nature from the ordinary service allowance. According to court …

BROCKTON – Take a break from life and step into a tropical paradise that gives you a taste of a Hawaiian vacation at a new surf-inspired smoothie shop on the Brockton-Easton line. The Bridgewater Fire Department extinguished a house fire on Clarence Avenue. Unfortunately, the inhabitants were displaced and a dog died as a result …

Submitted by Sylvia Musgrove ABINGDON, Va. – Cornerstone Christian Academy welcomes the 2022 spring season by hosting its 11th annual spring auction, giving the Abingdon-based private school the opportunity to raise money to support its scholarship fund. This year’s event, “The Chronicles of Narnia: Into the Wardrobe,” is scheduled for Friday, March 18 from 5-9 …

God’s injustice Benares – I always prefer to call the city by this name rather than Kashi or Varanasi – brings back good memories. As a child, I made many trips to Benares with my mother and my sisters, from the neighboring city of Allahabad, to spend our summer holidays with my maternal grandfather. I …

In 2021, Netflix Originals accounted for around 40% of all content available in their US library. In series, movies, comedy specials, and documentaries, Netflix Originals is renowned for its high quality and frenzy. As pioneers of the streaming revolution that changed the way people consume digital content, their storytelling prowess shows no signs of slowing …

Photo: mlb.com/reds/fans/mascots Rosie Red is ready to see you now. Dropping COVID rates, dead dogs, punk rock parent and all the fish you can handle — dive into Cincinnati’s biggest headlines. Cincinnati govt, entertainment venues drop masking regulations after CDC COVID-19 guidelines changesCOVID-19 masking requirements are a thing of the past for Cincinnati — at …

This essay article is part of a Narcity Media series. The opinions expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Narcity Media. Besides the inherent dangers created by the pandemic by simply leaving your home, traveling abroad during COVID has to come in second. There should be a Medal …

Thursday, March 10, 2022 AAA: Ohioans won’t change trips By William Kincaid Photo by Paige Sutter/The Daily Standard Montezuma’s Gabe Oakley fills up his truck at the Shell gas station on South Main Street in Celina on Tuesday afternoon. The regular gasoline price was $4.09 per gallon. CELINA — Local motorists are feeling the pinch …

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – After more than 50 years of working with explosive ordnance as a soldier and civilian, Wilson Walters is not about to sink into a lazy retirement. Walters, a safety and labor specialist and technical lead for recovered chemical warfare materials for the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center in Huntsville, says goodbye …

In Washington Park, a boulder sits in the grass near 51st Street. The inscription, barely legible, reads: “Tree Planted by Ulysses Grant, December Sixth 1879”. The tree next door is obviously not 140 years old. What was Grant doing in what is now the middle of nowhere? The story of the tree – and its …

A the bride was left positively shocked after her young married man changed their honeymoon plans without telling her. This is not a change of dinner reservation, day trip or hotel room – rather he invited his mother along their romantic journey without asking her. Feeling “shocked” and “angry” at the turn of their post-marriage …

As an island known for its robust marine life, kids who want to learn more about ocean species can check out Ocean Alohaa new activity in which a marine naturalist from the Maui Ocean Center will instill the importance of caring for our ocean through interactive learning. “This collaboration is designed to help visitors understand …

FRANKENMUTH, Mich. (WJRT) — Drivers like Jamie Furbush are feeling the pain at the pumps as gasoline prices skyrocket from $3.85/gal to $4.25/gal in a matter of hours Monday. It now makes her think differently about how she and her family drive. “It’s not a good time to be a commuter, that’s for sure,” Furbush …

Eight-year-old Leanne and Yaroslav are just two of thousands of people, mostly women and children, who have just landed safely in Isaccea, Romania, after crossing the Danube on a crowded ferry. But while passengers are grateful they were able to get away safely from the violence, many face considerable uncertainty about what will happen next. …

Then-Mayor Charles “Chuck” Beatley, a much younger Nina Tisara, and Potomac Yard Superintendent Jack McGinley. (Photo by Steven Halperson/Tisara Photography) Alexandria, VA – There is almost always a backstory. I was looking for images taken in the early 80’s when I had just started taking photography classes at Northern Virginia Community College. Around the same …

Squaw Creek is pictured off Colorado’s Highway 9 near Silverthorne on Wednesday, March 2. The creek is one of 28 places in Colorado that will be given a new name by order of the Secretary of the Interior Department.Joel Wexler/For the Daily News Summit The stories on this list have received the most pageviews on …

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. This list of alien stories was originally published in our science fiction and fantasy newsletter, Swords & Spaceships. Sign up here to receive news and recommendations from the world of science fiction and fantasy! Spooky month, Friday number …

When Rabbit does the right behavior that is asked of him, we reward him with part of his food. It’s called positive reinforcement, and it’s a training technique used with many animals at the zoo. While Rabbit isn’t very picky with food, his favorite is squid! Knowing that, he doesn’t get it too often. Instead, …

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Wednesday, March 2, 2022 By William Kincaid Photo taken by Daily Standard staff Proposed and rejected road closures or portions of Monroe and Karch Roads. CELINA — Mercer County Commissioners on Tuesday morning rejected a petition calling for the release of portions of Karch and Swamp Roads near the Stoneco Limestone Quarry in Jefferson Township, …

Camille Gaida had already spent a decade in the health field. She helped dementia patients in an Edmonton care home and loved her job. Earlier in the pandemic, it hit her. She wanted to be a nurse. “I think after a few months I just realized that I really like doing this. It gives me …

Another successful Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) event is in the books. On Saturday, over 170 walkers from over 40 teams took to the streets in their bubbles in Nelson and/or their own communities of Balfour, Bonnington, Beasley and Kaslo to walk and raise funds for the Nelson CARES Society program ‘Ready for Home’ …

from but-content-moderation-is-easy department A week before Christmas, Radley Balko posted a typically excellent story about Little Rock, Arkansas Police Chief Keith Humphrey. It’s a good story, and you should read it. Humphrey, who was named police chief as part of a reformist campaign, faced an ongoing campaign to try to oust him from the stalwarts …

The Breckenridge Medical Clinic, located at the foot of Peak 9 in the Breckenridge Ski Resort, is pictured on Saturday February 19. The medical clinic is one of the few in the county to offer medical care near a ski resort.Michael Yearout / For the Daily News Summit The stories on this list received the …

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One-of-a-kind vacation experience deepens immersion in a themed country at Disney’s Hollywood Studios star wars: Galactic Starcruiser guests can discover star wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in new guises. Through the Play Disney Parks mobile app on their smart devices, they can unlock new levels of interactivity and engagement in the popular themed …

Editor’s note • This story is only available to Salt Lake Tribune subscribers. Please support local journalism. Tyler Winters, a student recently hired as a substitute teacher in the Alpine School District, couldn’t believe the question. “Can we leave early?” » Just because the 20-year-old was only a few years older than the students in …

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) – In a career field like many others struggling with labor shortages, the trucking industry is struggling to fill diesel mechanic vacancies. Western Technical College Diesel and Automotive Career Fair On Thursday at Western Technical College’s Vehicle Technology Center, 23 employers set up booths to showcase their career opportunities to automotive …

Logan Swaim has seen the media industry evolve since he started working in it in the early 2000s. He has held various positions with several top brands which led him to become Network Content Director of digital podcasts by Colin Cowherd, The Volume. Swaim worked as an executive producer of Hello Soccer on NFL Network, …

Who do you think is fleeing the press faster these days – President Biden or Hillary Clinton? Probably Biden, as he has more opportunities to interact with the media than Hillary, but that’s a close call. Yet Hillary is no slouch either when it comes to running away from the Fourth Estate. She practiced a …

We know that gay travel requires a little more thought. Check out our alternative vacation tips for LGBTQ+ people For queer people, choosing a vacation destination often comes with additional considerations for personal safety. Countries like the US, UK, and Australia might come to mind first when thinking of low-risk places for the LGBTQ+ community. …

ORLANDO- Entering the All-Star break of his fourth NBA season, Wendell Carter Jr. is showing phenomenal growth on the court. The versatile big man is posting career highs in points (14.0), rebounds (10.2) and assists (2.7) this season, while playing some of his best defenses since entering the the league. Yet when asked where the …

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For some, sunbathing and sightseeing won’t be enough on vacation; they need to get their blood pumping by participating in something a little more extreme. If you’re a thrill seeker, read on to find out which getaways are right for you. Do you find sipping cocktails on the beach far too quiet an activity? Is …

PERRY HALL, MD — Let’s be totally honest. We could all use a little more kindness at Perry Hall and beyond — and what better time to show it than around National Random Acts of Kindness Day. Since the start of the pandemic, so many of us at Perry Hall and across the country have …

The Sims 4: My Wedding Stories game pack expands on in-game weddings, adding new events and activities before, during, and after a Sim’s big day. the Sims: My Marriage Stories the game pack aims to flesh out the way weddings take place in The Sims, as well as the other events that precede it. Screen …

Not every trip — or proposal attempt — can go off without a hitch, but last-minute changes can create some amazing memories, too. In honor of Valentine’s Day, we asked readers to send in their travel stories. Here are seven we liked, edited for clarity and length. They interrupted their Himalayan trek for a sentimental …

From the movie “Line” © 2022 BANDITA FILMS/LES FILMS DE PIERRE/LES FILMS DU FLEUVE/ARTE FRANCE CINEMA/RTS/RTBF (Belgian television)/VOO and BE TV For Franco-Swiss filmmaker Ursula Mayer, family relationships are like fighting capitalism for Ken Loach. Most likely, only connoisseurs of festival cinema will understand this joke, but as it is. Since her debut, Mayer has …

Since InspireMore has been around, we’ve seen a lot of love stories. Some are adorable, some are heartwarming, and some defy the odds, but all are inspiring. To celebrate Valentine’s Day and help you experience real-life fairy tales, we’ve compiled 15 of our favorites to lift your mood! 1. High school sweethearts get a second …

Feb. 14 – What does Perry Como, a rising local social media star and former school dropout turned NASA employee, have in common? Besides interesting stories, they are all included in our first edition of Vision: 2022. Harry “Pete” Petersen has quite the background. He went from school dropout to NASA. He was commissioned to …

Dear readers, A few years ago, late at night, a colleague received a call from a slightly distressed cricketer, a young neo-rich IPL star who was miles away from playing for India. A few months before, he had been chosen for an obscene amount at the IPL auction. Following the unexpected windfall, the young drummer …

We believe that fairy tales exist and believe that love comes in many forms. This month, we’ll be sharing personal essays from our readers on hot romances, platonic love, chance encounters, and everything in between. Enjoy! “You don’t need your glasses to look smart – you are smart,” my Aunt Mary told me. When I …

Love is in the air and our couple clients are heading to Hungary. Check out our tips for some of the most romantic things to do in Budapest Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and according to our statistics, it seems that many of you lovebirds want to spend it in the Hungarian capital. (There must …

As the cover section of the February 2022 issue of (614) Magazine is all about dating disasters, we’ll be sharing them (nine in total) in three editions on 614NOW as well. Each is submitted anonymously and from Columbus. Be sure to catch them all and make sure you avoid any dating disasters this month! Sleep …

After much speculation and a few leaks, it’s finally official. The Sims 4 will release a new game pack called My Wedding Stories on February 17, 2022. Below is the official blog post, detailing what players can expect from the upcoming pack. It is displayed verbatim and edited for brevity and style in places only. …

30. “We had been together for four years. During my undergraduate studies, I spent the summer working from home, four hours away. Halfway through, his reactions to communication with me have changed. I was calling and he said “I can”. I’m not talking to you because I miss you too much. I decided to believe …

One weeknight in June 2011, about 60 people showed up to hear strangers talk about themselves at a pizzeria in Tempe because I had invited them there. Ten years later, I invite you to join us again in Tempe. The Arizona Storytellers Project returns to in-person shows Wednesday, February 9 at the Tempe Center for …

Life is Beautiful. Melissa, 52 years old. I believe I entered perimenopause in my early 40s. My periods remained regular, but slowly, I woke up most nights needing to urinate. Then it became every night, for years. I had migraines every month for years and years. I’ve always felt it was hormonal in my instinct, …

Ever since BTS debuted on Instagram in December last year, BTS’s V, aka Kim Taehyung, often deletes his photos just minutes after posting them. V also promised the military that he would try not to take them out now. V’s fans decided to ask him on Weverse why he keeps deleting Instagram Stories: “Taehyung-ah, why …

Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg, at Dimitroffstrasse underground station. Joachim F. Thurn, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Germany. These thirteen stories of clandestine journeys in the service of world socialism reveal the risks and rewards of “clandestine labor,” a branch of Party activity which, as the author reminds us, was fundamental to the liberation struggle of …

Welcome to “The Most Interesting HR Stories of the Week”, a weekly feature that features talent insights and web insights to kick-start your weekend. Here’s what’s on your mind this week: NLRB accuses Amazon of ‘threatening and surveilling’ warehouse workers “According to the complaint, the consultant [acting on Amazon’s behalf] “questioned” employees about their organizing …

Jody went kayaking on Christmas morning during her tropical vacation in the Florida Keys. Photos submitted. I’m back! Not just back from my hot, tropical vacation, but from my post-vacation malaise or depression. I didn’t know it was a real thing. I have never experienced this before. After three weeks of getting 9-10 hours of …

This screenshot from a Harlan Elementary Bedtime Stories live stream shows only a portion of those online. A Wilmington school’s nighttime stories program started keeping students engaged while classes went virtual and has become a cultural touchstone for students, families, and teachers. Every Thursday night, up to 70 Harlan Elementary School students and their families …

GREENWICH — The Planning and Zoning Commission is examining with concern a proposal to build three new apartments atop a historic building on Greenwich Avenue. The old bank building at 125 Greenwich Ave. at Lewis Street, home to the Shreve, Crump & Low jewelry store, is on the National Register of Historic Places which encompasses …

In a new series, Variety meets the directors of the films shortlisted for the International Feature Film Oscar to discuss their journey to the awards, what they’ve learned so far and what caught them off guard. Valdimar Jóhannsson’s feature debut ‘Lamb’ was acquired by A24 ahead of its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, …

There’s something special about the in-between. The post-graduate sabbatical year spent traveling. The pause between chapters in a book or songs on an album. The morning walk before the start of a day. The road trip before the holidays. Crossroads of reflection and anticipation. In the moments in between, we can prepare for the almost-but-not-yet-and …

It’s Monday, January 31st – and NBC 6 has the best stories of the day. #1 – The most recent cool spell ended Sunday night as the lows dropped back into the 40s but remained above Sunday morning’s cold temperature readings. After the Monday morning lows drop into the middle and upper 40s, the highs …

Chekhov wrote more than 500 short stories which, in terms of depth and artistry, rival the great novels of other writers. He was the first to focus not on over-the-top drama, but on everyday life. The characters in his stories often dissolve into routine and circumstance, showing no aspiration of their own. Contemporaries loved that: …

This article deals with topics of harassment, suicide, attempted rape, murder and violence, and may be triggering for some readers. Often called “the dark side of fame”, the once-private lives of celebrities are becoming tabloid fodder. But it is also their personal safety that can also be compromised. The Kardashians have often shared stories of …

Inasmuch as The body of 13-year-old Minnie Soriano is found by a homeless man in a dumpster. The girl was sexually abused and strangled. Now, after 22 years, Joseph Martinez, 49, has been arrested. Officials allege that Martinez, who teaches astronomy on the street, knew Soriano because he lived in his building. The teenager was …

Friday, January 28, 2022 Lights up a neon sign in support of local healthcare workers By Leslie Gartrell Photo submitted First responders in more than 50 vehicles prepare to leave Coldwater Football Stadium on Thursday. The group marched to Mercer County Community Hospital and then to Briarwood Village in a demonstration of support for healthcare …

Friday, January 28, 2022 Coldwater hangs on to beat Fort Recovery By Gary R. Rasberry Photo by Nick Wenning/The Daily Standard Coldwater’s Riley Rismiller attempts a shot as Fort Recovery’s Cali Wendel (5) defends at Fort Site Fieldhouse on Thursday. Rismiller finished with 24 points for the Cavaliers. FORT RECOVERY – The first half was …

The Japanese government’s Cultural Affairs Agency unveiled the story introductions and visuals for the four anime projects in its latest round of “Anime no Taneprogram on Friday. Studio: IMAGICA digital landscapeTitle: “Tenjin“A young girl named Miru and Ran, a boy who appeared before Miru, embark on an adventure in an alternate world – but something …

Internet commentators have flocked to a popular internet forum after a viral post inspired thousands of people to share their worst experiences with pathological liars. Responding to a Reddit post on the platform’s r/AskReddit forum, Redditors were asked to answer two questions: “Have you ever encountered a chronic liar?” and if so, “What were their …

In March 2020, Inkspell Books, the official bookstore of the California Teachers Association California Reads Program, had sent a truckload of books to Anaheim for the annual teachers’ rally when bookstore owner Cindi Whittemore discovered the event had been canceled. “It’s huge for us every year,” Whittemore said. “We were stuck with a lot of …

WEST OFFICE: The Western Regional Health Authority (WRHA) has frozen all annual leave for the next two months due to skeletal staff treating the growing number of COVID-19 patients at the region’s four main hospitals. . Around 15 per cent of staff working at Falmouth Hospital in Trelawny, Cornwall Regional Hospital in St James, Noel …

Inasmuch as New Orleans police executing a search warrant related to a missing person, find a dismembered body. The headless torso was found in a freezer, which was inside a bus, parked next to a house. A drop cable had been routed to the bus to power the freezer. The remains have been identified as …

A helicopter drops soldiers on the ground in Vietnam. {U.S. Army photograph.} By David Russel The smell of kerosene and napalm, a rotting scorching jungle, tearful mothers mourning the death of their children. Here are some of the topics covered in Tom Keganvietnam war book “Portraits of Patriots: Stories of Duty, Courage and Honor of …

Contributed Pablo Picasso once said: “Every child is an artist”. Building on that sentiment, the Virginia Lottery, in partnership with The Supply Room and Virginia PTA, launched its fifth annual Thank a Teacher Art Contest. All K-12 students enrolled in Virginia Public Schools are encouraged to create artwork and enter the contest for a chance …

With Phil Murphy being sworn in for the second time, I began to think of governors I’ve met since the mid-1980s. Fair warning: if you’re hoping I’ll get Politics and to hit one of them, you are going to be disappointed. I started my radio career as a journalist and I will maintain my objectivity …

CROFTON, Neb. (AP) – Ghost stories and other spooky happenings go hand in hand with old buildings that have seen their share of history. The Historic Argo Hotel Bed and Breakfast in Crofton has been around for over 100 years, and there are probably hundreds of ghost stories to go with it. For years, guests …

Newspapers continue to be a great source of community, county, state and national news for readers – now more than ever. With “fake news” and “alternative facts” being thrown into our lexicon these days, real news is scarce – and we’re sorry, but you just can’t get real news from media sites. social. Well, maybe …

Inasmuch as A suspect has been arrested in the murder of Brianna Kupfer, 24. Shawn Laval Smith, 31, is accused of walking into the high-end furniture store where Kupfer worked and then stabbing her to death. The murder happened shortly after Kupfer texted a friend that someone in the store was giving him a “bad …

Iran is a country rich in culture, beauty, and architectural marvels, so it’s no wonder it continues to attract American travelers on tours organized by American travel agencies. But the American people deserve to know the truth. Due to the regime’s long-standing hostage-taking policy, a rewarding visit to World Heritage sites could easily end behind …

If you’re looking for that perfect two-week vacation, Kiwi.com’s Nomad is the ultimate research and booking tool. Kiwi.com offers many ways to travel. By air, road or train, with search options to customize every step of your journey. But have you heard of Nomad? Nomad is one of Kiwi.com’s most powerful technologies. Tell Nomad which …