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FRIDAY AUGUST 6TH – 10AM LIFE INTERNATIONAL FOOD PANTRY WILL HAVE ITS FOOD GIVEAWAY AT THE HOLTON CAREER AND RESOURCE CENTER – 401 S. DRIVER ST. DURHAM. FOOD GIVEAWAYS WILL BE THE 1ST AND 3RD FRIDAYS OF EACH MONTH 10AM – 12NOON. FRIDAY AUGUST 6TH – 1PM – 3PM –...
HFPA Members Approve Reform Bylaws; Board Election, Member Re-Accreditation and New Membership Drive Is Next
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has approved the new set of bylaws that had been proposed to reform the organization, recruit more diverse and inclusive members and address the ethics and accountability issues that have long swirled around the organization. Most recently, the HFPA had approved new gift, travel and conflict of interest policies that forbade memmbers to accept promotional materials or other gifts from studios, publicists, actors, directors or others. The group has also been working on new membership goals in light of the reveal, first reported last spring by the Los Angeles Times, that the HFPA had no Black...
Athletes from all over the world are displaying unspeakable acts of kindness, from sharing gold medals to giving each other pep talks.
8 years ago another billionaire ploughed millions into space to harvest solar power and beam it back down to Earth
Billionaire Donald Bren was behind a quiet $100m donation in 2013 that established Caltech's Space-based Solar Power Project (SSPP) in an attempt to harness solar power from outer space, the California private research university revealed this week. The real estate magnate was inspired by a 2011 article in Popular Science...
You’ll often hear people say that while switching a job, the most important factor to consider is the engineering culture of the company. What does engineering culture mean though? Who creates it? Who has the ability to define and mould it?. In our opinion, engineering culture is a healthy balance...
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Orca Recommences Exploration and Advances Initial Development Work at Block 14 Gold Project in the Republic of the Sudan
VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 5, 2021 /CNW/ - Orca Gold Inc. (TSXV: ORG) ("Orca" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the recommencement of exploration at Block 14 and to provide an update on its mine development initiatives. HIGHLIGHTS. Illegal miners peacefully and successfully removed by the Sudan Government from Block...
FunPlus Phoenix is recruiting Chinese players to compete on a VALORANT roster, according to an official post on the organization’s Weibo account. FPX is looking for players who are at least 16 years old, with at least a Radiant rank in the game, and preferably players who already have CS:GO or VALORANT experience.
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London-based esports giant Fnatic have brought two UK CSGO players onto their roster: William ‘mezii’ Merriman and Alex ‘ALEX’ McMeekin. The pair previously played at Cloud9 together before the org put their CSGO operations on hold, and earlier this year, mezii joined UK esports organisation Endpoint. ALEX will be the...
Laminated Steel Market 2020 | In-Depth Study On The Current State Of The Industry And Key Insights Of The Business Scenario By 2027
The Global Laminated Steel Market report is an investigative study of the market, along with an analysis of its key segments. The report is constructed through a thorough primary and secondary research. The insightful data of the market is generated through interviews and data collection from the industry experts and professionals. The study is an extensive document of the key aspects of the markets, including trends, segmentation, growth prospects, opportunities, challenges, and competitive analysis.
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Hollywood Foreign Press adopts new bylaws, will elect new board, add at least 20 new members in 2021
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA), who put on the annual Golden Globe Awards, have announced what they hope are a sweeping set of reforms to repair its long derided reputation after a year of ethics scandals that have brought them to a level of accountability and transparency the org has never seen.
On its surface, Alberta’s long-ballyhooed inquiry into an alleged foreign-funded plot to landlock tar sands oil is a $3.5-million flop. The final report was submitted to Energy Minister Sonya Savage on July 30, and must be released to the public within three months. But on July 21, the Progress Report released an exclusive about a 200-page draft of the 600-page report they’d obtained, with the Globe and Mail publishing its own article two days later.
The French capital’s Métropole du Grand Paris provides grants of up to 6,000 euros to private individuals for the purchase of alternatively fuelled vehicles (BEV, FCEV, PHEV, hybrid and natural gas) when they are used to replace an old combustion engine. The subsidies of the programme “Métropole Roule Propre!” (Metropole...
Variety Entertainment Philanthropists of the Year: Sean Penn and Ann Lee, Co-Founders of CORE, Are Racing to Save the World
Sean Penn’s golden retrievers scamper around his Malibu home, tails wagging with insouciant abandon, their winged, flaxen fur flapping against their snouts like the long, blond hair of 1970’s supermodels. They are the Bo Derek of dogs. If you ascribe to the theory that pets resemble their owners — and vice versa — then these fair-haired canines recall Penn circa Jeff Spicoli in “Fast Times at Ridgemont High.” Black-and-white framed photographs of said dogs snapped by Penn’s wife, Australian actor Leila George, line the foyer wall, along with tiny, squared pictures of Penn’s children, Dylan and Hopper, in varying stages of...