Monthly Archives: January 2022

Statewide Wine Industry Meeting To Be Held Feb. 7-10 At Tri-Cities | Local

KENNEWICK – Advances in the grape and wine industry, a trade show and updates on the latest industry research will be featured at the WineVit 2022 meeting next week in the Tri-Cities. The event runs Monday through Thursday, February 7-10, at the Three Rivers Convention Center, 7016 W. Grandridge Blvd. at Kennedy. Highlights include a […]

The Nonprofit Times

Donor activity nears early levels of pandemic Nonprofits are reporting a rebound in their giving fortunes in early 2022, following a pullback in 2021 from 2020’s heightened generosity in the early months of the pandemic. That said, funding levels are not where they were during the early months of the pandemic, according to the 2022 […]

Use AI to become a photographer to remember

The best photography requires advanced skills with the camera and with the keyboard. The award-winning Luminar AI Complete Bundle gives you the tools and knowledge to create professional-looking photography, and it’s on sale for $39.99 (Reg. $235). Luminar comes with 3 types of assets, all essential for good photos. First, you get the software. Luminar […]

Elayne Clift: Viewing the World Through a Gendered Lens

This comment is from Elayne Cliftwho writes about women, politics and social issues from her home in Saxtons River. As a feminist writer, I often see the world through a “gender lens,” a term that means looking through metaphorical glasses in order to see people and explore events through a special lens. This filter reveals […]

Vikings discuss coaching job with Jim Harbaugh

MINNEAPOLIS – Jim Harbaugh has taken a step towards a potential return to the NFL. Harbaugh and the Minnesota Vikings had an exploratory conversation about the team’s vacant head coaching position on Saturday, a person with knowledge of the process told The Associated Press. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the team […]

Jesse Lingard’s brother hits out at Manchester United after mouth-watering Newcastle loan requests

‘Now we know how Akon felt!’: Jesse Lingard’s brother slams Manchester United after mouth-watering Newcastle loan requests and suggests England star was ‘released the day he was released’ to join West Ham on loan last year Jesse Lingard left frustrated after Newcastle loan talks collapsed Lingard felt Manchester United’s tempting demands were preventing a move […]

Best tablet for photo editing in the UK

Best tablet for photo editing in the UK. It’s got a gorgeous design, plenty of power under the hood, and its large, high-resolution Pixelsense touchscreen is perfect for editing photos. One of the main advantages for beginners is that the intuos pro has a textured surface with resistance. Best tablets to buy in 2018 for […]

Invisible machine-readable labels that identify and track objects | MIT News

If you download music online, you can get backing information embedded in the digital file that might tell you the song name, genre, featured artists on a given track, composer, and producer. Similarly, if you upload a digital photo, you can get information that may include the time, date, and location the photo was taken. […]

Covid-19 outbreak: Whaka 100 cancellation is ‘absurd’, but health experts say it’s necessary

Whaka 100 2020. Photo/Supplied/Nduro Events/Whaka 100 A potential Whaka 100 entrant has said the cancellation of the popular Rotorua mountain bike event was “senseless” because a de facto race will likely take place without safety measures. On Thursday, the Rotorua Lakes Council advised that the event would not take place due to Omicron’s concerns, with […]

Stepping into Beijing’s Olympic bubble is a surreal experience

For the thousands of athletes, journalists and others descending on Beijing for the Winter Olympics, China’s strict pandemic measures create a surreal and sometimes anxiety-provoking experience. China is isolating anyone coming from overseas from contact with the general public for the duration of the Games, which open next week. This means being taken from Beijing […]

Beef & Brew, Rolling Stones tribute band

Here is the bride… This year, the Jersey Shore Wedding Expo is the largest Ocean Place Resort & Spa ever. Taking place on Sunday from approximately noon to 3:30 p.m., there will be 10,000 square feet of bridal exhibits, performances and gifting opportunities. Expect to see photography/videography companies, luxury limos, photo booths, wedding planners, hair/makeup […]

Pixel Perfect offers 2 free A3 prints on demand

Sydney photo and fine art printer Pixel Perfect ProLab is offering new customers two free A3 prints on the paper of their choice as part of a print on demand promotion. The company’s downtown production house includes large-format printers from HP, Epson and Durst. Photo by Dermot Carlin printed on Fujiflex Crystal Archive paper with […]

OSU, Buckeyes Baseball and Friends Lose Bill Wells… — Press Pros Magazine

Sonny Coots Chief Editor Sonny Fulks graduated from Ohio State University where he pitched four college seasons for the Buckeyes from 1971 to 1974. He furthered his baseball experience as a minor league umpire for seven seasons, working for the Florida State League (A), the Southern League. (AA) and the American Association (AAA). He has […]

Rolls-Royce buyers are incredibly young

But if you ask Rolls-Royce customers, the true purpose of a Rolls-Royce isn’t just quietness and effortless comfort, acquired after a lifetime of toil. It’s about the prestige, status – and, yes, pleasure – of a product they’re lucky enough to be able to purchase while their hair still retains some color. When it recently […]

Today’s best Mac and iOS app deals: Sparklite, Swift Miles, Boxing Manager, GymGoal Pro, and more.

It’s Monday morning and that means it’s time for all of today’s best Mac and iOS app deals to kick off the work week. This morning saw a brilliant deal landed on Apple’s latest MacBook Air M1, along with ongoing deals on the AirPods Max and everything else you’ll find in our Apple deals hub, […]

Thierry Mugler, legendary French fashion designer, dies at 73

legendary french fashion designer Manfred Thierry Mugler, known for his dramatic and avant-garde creations, died on Sunday. He was 73 years old. Mugler’s death has been announced on his official Instagram account. “RIP. We are devastated to announce the passing of Mr. Manfred Thierry Mugler on Sunday, January 23, 2022,” the statement read. “That his […]

Walmsely shines with the ball in the return of the two-day format | the lawyer

sport, sport-local, cricket, north west cricket, two day format Players got their first taste of red-ball cricket for the season, with the return of the two-day format. All the action happened in a single weekend, taking place on Saturday and Sunday. The next three rounds of Cricket North West’s freshman roster will see the two-day […]

Froma Harrop: our big footprints on social media

Froma Harrop From the moment many of us leave the womb, images of our infant selves are posted on Facebook and other social media. Once out, they become part of our permanent digital footprint, often soon joined by photos at every stage of life – crawling, first steps, hugging a puppy, first day of kindergarten, […]

Rice pyramids and Ethiopian epiphany – TV channels

As organized by from photo editor, Sodiq Adelakun, here are the photographs that caught our attention this week: Sacks of rice are seen during the launch of the largest rice pyramids in Abuja, Nigeria on January 18, 2022. The sacks of rice which were planted and harvested by the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria […]

Baldwin’s Trump defense: How a defamation lawsuit may be Baldwin’s greatest travesty

Alec Baldwin has never been known for his restraint – just ask his lawyers. After the fatal shooting on the set of the film “Rust”, Baldwin, 63, told reporters that his lawyer had strongly ordered him not to comment on the case, but then launched into a detailed discussion of it. Baldwin is known for […]

‘Bat Out of Hell’ singer and actor Meat Loaf dies at 74

Meat Loaf, the larger-than-life rocker whose 1977 debut album, “Bat Out of Hell” — a campy amalgamation of hard rock and Broadway-style bombshell — became one of the best-selling albums of all time , died on Thursday. He was 74 years old. His death was confirmed by his manager, Michael Greene. A cause of death […]

Upcoming in the arts

Holyoke Mall Exhibit Honors Ordinary People HOLYOKE – Beginning January 31, the “I Am More: Massachusetts” art exhibit at the Holyoke Mall will feature 20 people from across the Commonwealth who have struggled with mental illness, addiction, disabilities and other issues – but whose portraits are designed to remind us that we are not defined […]

Conference on the future of Europe: how to follow the third plenary | Actuality

The debates will mainly revolve around the 90 recommendations of the panels “European democracy / Values ​​and rights, rule of law, security” and “Climate change, environment / Health”, as well as related recommendations of the national citizens’ panels. You can find out more here. When: Friday 21 – Saturday 22 January 2022 Or: European Parliament […]

Biden NSM requires national security systems to meet or exceed federal civilian cybersecurity standards

Today, President Biden signed a National Security Memorandum (NSM) to improve the cybersecurity of National Security, Department of Defense, and Intelligence Community systems as required by his Executive Order (EO ) 14028, Improving the nation’s cybersecurity. This NSM requires that, at a minimum, national security systems use the same network cybersecurity measures required for federal […]

Buckeye Baseball… The Best Surprise Is No Surprise — Press Pros Magazine

Sonny Coots Chief Editor Sonny Fulks graduated from Ohio State University where he pitched four college seasons for the Buckeyes from 1971 to 1974. He furthered his baseball experience as a minor league umpire for seven seasons, working for the Florida State League (A), the Southern League. (AA) and the American Association (AAA). He has […]

President Ilham Aliyev meets in video format with Speaker of the Parliament of Montenegro Aleksa Bečić (PHOTO/VIDEO)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, January 17 Tendency: A video meeting took place between the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and the Speaker of the Parliament of Montenegro Aleksa Bečić. Underlining the friendly relations between Azerbaijan and Montenegro, President Ilham Aliyev hailed the ongoing high-level dialogue between the two countries, including at the level of […]

Eastbound Double Down – Surfline

Johnny Meehan – Rye Rocks kingpin, now in his 60s, and still the epitome of hardcore. Photo: Brian Nevins In a welcome respite from the grip of La Niña on the seasonal east coast (warmer temperatures, lower swell, smaller surf), a classic winter pattern has set in to produce two big storms turning into a […]

US West Coast and Hawaii under tsunami advisory: NPR

This image taken by Himawari-8, a Japanese weather satellite, shows an underwater volcanic eruption in the peaceful nation of Tonga. Japan Meteorological Agency via AP hide caption toggle caption Japan Meteorological Agency via AP This image taken by Himawari-8, a Japanese weather satellite, shows an underwater volcanic eruption in the peaceful nation of Tonga. Japan […]

Virat Kohli steps down as Indian test captain, Ravi Shastri says ‘Sad day for me personally’

Ravi Shastri posted an old photo of him and Virat Kohli on Twitter Former Team India head coach Ravi Shastri reacted on Saturday to Virat Kohli’s decision to step down as captain of the Indian Test team. Shastri took to Twitter to post a photo of himself with Kohli back when the duo ran the […]

‘Classic WiId’ – Wildlife with a difference – The Island

When Samsung Electronics unveiled its first flexible display prototype in 2011, few realized they were witnessing a glimpse of the future of the mobile industry. Now, a decade later, Samsung shipped 4x more foldable devices in 2021 than in 2020, beating the triple market growth analysts expected. Consumer enthusiasm for Samsung foldables is exemplified by […]

Lack of drug poisoning data in rural Wellington County is a barrier to decisions, says drug strategy manager

A real-time information tracking system in Guelph has been delayed in rolling out to the county WELLINGTON COUNTY – Fatal and non-fatal drug poisoning data in Wellington County is not tracked as closely as in Guelph, creating a barrier to decision-making. Adrienne Crowder, Wellington Guelph’s Drug Strategy (WGDS) manager, explained that drug poisoning data, considered […]

A change in the order, the new Knoxville brings down the cathedral – Press Pros Magazine

Sonny Coots Chief Editor Sonny Fulks graduated from Ohio State University where he pitched four college seasons for the Buckeyes from 1971 to 1974. He furthered his baseball experience as a minor league umpire for seven seasons, working for the Florida State League (A), the Southern League. (AA) and the American Association (AAA). He has […]

How do amateur images help professional astronomers?

These fluxes cannot be resolved into individual stars and therefore appear as elongated, diffuse light features with an angular extent of several minutes of arc. Their detection requires wide-field, long-exposure images encompassing the periphery of host galaxies. Working with amateur astroimagers over the past decade, we have imaged nearby spiral galaxies as part of the […]

Ranking the 10 best joker games in NFL history – NBC Chicago

The ranking of the 10 best joker games in NFL history originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago These games put the “savages” in wild cards on weekends. The NFL introduced its 12-team playoff format in 1990, paving the way for four wild card playoff games with the winners advancing to the division round. The league […]

In Case of Emergency: Support the North Canterbury Volunteer Firefighters

After 36 years as a firefighter, Colin Russell still vividly remembers the first fatal incident he witnessed – for all the wrong reasons. He was still a teenager, a new recruit as an urban officer in Dunedin, and was called in when a pedestrian was fatally struck by a car at a busy intersection. The […]

7 Ways Microsoft PowerToys Improve Your PC Experience

You probably have a “tool drawer” in your house or apartment with a wrench, a few screwdrivers, and other tools for simple household projects. That’s what PowerToys is, just for Windows. Microsoft’s PowerToys debuted over two years ago, growing from a single utility to a dozen Windows tools that perform specialized tasks to improve your […]

Ben Simmons business news; Rumors, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks John Collins Trade, Updates

With just a month to go until the NBA trade deadline, Ben Simmons is still a 76er and still on the sidelines refusing to dress. The playmaker told the organization he was still not mentally fit to return to play while Sixers general manager Daryl Morey remained steadfast in his position that they would only […]

Kentucky folks take 10-year Facebook photo challenge

[ad_1] Have you ever heard of leaving the past in the past and moving forward? Facebook’s most recent 10-year challenge has people in their minds and it’s amazing. WHAT IS THE 10 YEARS CHALLENGE Angel here and I guess you don’t really have to be on Facebook to complete the 10 year challenge but this […]

News from the entire cantonal region

[ad_1] Life-size board games at the library ALLIANCE – The Rodman Public Library is hosting a day of life-size board games for teens on Tuesday. 12-18 year olds are invited to the Main Library from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. to play classic games – Checkers, Monopoly, Scrabble, Jenga, Trouble and Yahtzee – on a […]

How Kansas City’s win affects NFL playoff image

[ad_1] The window to recover the seed of the AFC was closing quickly. Kansas City, which had relinquished its grip on the No.1 seed with last week’s loss to Cincinnati, was trailed by the Denver Broncos for three-and-a-half. On the second down, deep in Kansas City territory, Broncos running back Melvin Gordon prepared to take […]

Can the playoff-linked Rams and Matthew Stafford do it?

[ad_1] In recent memory, has there been a more overrated quarterback than Matthew Stafford? The Rams gave their all too much for such a mediocre player. Four choices to six for touchdowns? Not an encouraging statistic. An interception in every game is almost guaranteed and without Kupp his best receiver would play either the cornerback […]

Coaches strengthen their hands after Magic Millions preparations

[ad_1] Paul Snowden has said his fillies could defeat 2-year-old Gold Coast Magic Millions favorite Coolangatta next Saturday as Snowden’s powerful training operation doubled his arsenal in the rich race. Already with Russian Conquest in the Magic Millions arena as the runner-up at $ 7, Snowden and her father Peter have called Miss Hellfire who […]

For Elvis Presley’s birthday, look back at his visits to Columbus

[ad_1] Saturday marks what would have been Elvis Presley’s 87th birthday. Prior to his untimely death in 1977, The King performed in Columbus on at least two occasions, according to Dispatch records. One came about two months after the release of his debut album, “Elvis Presley,” which remained at the top of Billboard’s pop album […]

Graphic Design Software Market Size, Scope, Forecast to 2029

[ad_1] New Jersey, United States, – The latest report published by Verified Market Reports shows that the Graphic Design Software Product Market should experience a sustained pace in the years to come. Analysts looked at market drivers, restrictions, risks and openings in the global market. The Graphic Design Software Product report shows the likely direction […]

“Power of the Dog” focuses on psychological terrors and tensions

[ad_1] Despite its recognizable mix of cowboys, cattle and open borders, director Jane Campion’s “The Power of the Dog” was never intended as a true western. The story, in Campion’s opinion, is far too specific for this. Adapted from Thomas Savage’s 1967 novel and set on a Montana ranch in the 1920s, the Netflix film […]

Brett fan Lee Ebadot Hossain, star of Bangladesh’s New Zealand Test victory, started as a volleyball player

[ad_1] On a WhatsApp call, Ebadot Hossain spoke of the present and the future. The gift belongs to him after scripting Bangladesh’s first-ever victory in New Zealand with 6/46 in the second round of the first Test at Mount Maunganui. Looking ahead, the fast bowler collectively believes the team’s bowling unit would become capable enough […]

Can Antonio Conte end Tottenham’s miserable run to Chelsea on his first return to his former club? | Football news

[ad_1] Tottenham have won only one of their last 35 visits to Chelsea, but their rejuvenation under former Blues boss Antonio Conte shows Wednesday’s trip could be different. The 13-year-old trophy-less itch – could it finally end for Spurs? Live of Air sports On Wednesday night, Tottenham travel to Stamford Bridge, a ground where they […]

LeGeyt appointed President and CEO of the National Association of Broadcasters: Broadband Breakfast

[ad_1] February 9, 2021 – News organizations must have broad representation in the communities they cover to reflect perspectives that would otherwise be missed, a panel of journalists said at a communications law conference. It is not enough to simply cover events involving people of color for the sake of diversity, heard the virtual conference […]

Chennai man hailed for cleaning up three ambulances stuck in traffic in the rain

[ad_1] Jinnah led the way for nearly 4 km in the rain for ambulances stranded at Anna Salai. Credit: Twitter / VishalDharm Jinnah, a bank manager, is winning hearts online for clearing the way for three ambulances stuck in a traffic jam in Anna Salai. Last update:January 03, 2022, 12:21 IST FOLLOW US ON: […]

Joséphine Grose obituary (1923 – 2021) – Hatfield, MA

[ad_1] Josephine Grose Hatfield, MA – Josephine Anne (Ponticello) Machlin Grose, passed away peacefully at the age of 98 on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at home surrounded by family and loved ones. Born July 27, 1923 in Canastota, NY, Jo was the third daughter of Guy and Teresa (Sorbello) Ponticello who had both emigrated from […]

RIP: Recall of influential people who died in 2021

[ad_1] Other politicians the world has said goodbye to this year include former US Vice President Walter F. Mondale, former South African President FW de Klerk, former Senator Bob Dole, former President South Korean Roh Tae-woo, radio host Rush Limbaugh, former Delaware Governor Ruth Ann Minner, former Danish Prime Minister Poul Schlueter and Iranian Ambassadors […]

Answer 2 Important Questions About The 76ers As The New Year Approaches

[ad_1] By Matt Gregan, Sports Talk Philly Staff Writer The 2021-22 season has been a season of inconsistency for the Philadelphia 76ers. The team are currently in the middle of one of their best streaks of the season, finishing a 3-0 roadtrip with a huge win over the Brooklyn Nets. However, the Sixers are only […]

Filip Krajinovic leads Serbia to victory | ATP circuit

[ad_1] Filip Krajinovic doubled down on Saturday in the ATP Cup to guide Serbia to a 2-1 win over Norway in Group A in Sydney. The world No.42 teamed up with Nikola Cacic to defeat Casper Ruud and Viktor Durasovic 7-6 (3), 6-3 in the deciding double after the two singles matches were separated. “It […]

Year in review: Minnesota’s seven biggest media reports of 2021

[ad_1] Even with COVID-19 still with us, 2021 has turned out to be a much better year for Minnesota journalism than 2020, with much more positive developments and signs of optimism going forward. 1. The Star Tribune wins a Pulitzer The Strib’s ongoing reporting of George Floyd’s death in 2020, with police reporter Libor Jany […]