Monthly Archives: October 2022

Lafayette-Based 24-Hour Citizen Project Strengthens Community with Annual Showcase Event | Local events

Revealed. To throw it. Fund it. Do it. This is the premise of the 24-hour citizen project in Lafayette that lights the fire for community empowerment. Founded by Butch Roussel in 2016, the project is a volunteer-led event that connects people with community ideas with experts and funders through a …

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First Mid Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:FMBH) sees sharp rise in short-term interest

First Mid Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FMBH – Get a rating) experienced a significant increase in short-term interest during the month of October. As of October 15, there was short interest totaling 227,600 shares, an increase of 9.7% from the total of 207,500 shares as of September 30. Based on an …

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Who is Heart of Iron? The story of the new superhero of Black Panther 2

Ironman is dead! Long live Heart of Iron! With its roster of superheroes historically dominated by white males, Marvel Comics has worked hard to add some much-needed diversity to its lineup in recent years. Among other things, Miles Morales inherited Peter Parker’s Spider-Man mantle, Jane Foster became the new Thor, …

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Singapore is exploring a hybrid system of wind, solar, tidal and wave power

Singapore has a lot of people but little land available for solar panels and wind turbines. However, there is plenty of open ocean to the south in the Singapore Strait. What it wants is renewable energy to power its economy reliably, consistently and reliably. A collaboration between Keppel Infrastructure, National …

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Pace Center Girls Embrace Hope; NPR in Sarasota for ‘Listen Up’

Rhythm Girls Embrace Hope Bay Park Conservancy receives$100,000 for phase 2 of La Baie The Van Wezel Foundation Board of Directors has committed $100,000 to help fund Phase 2 of The Bay, the recently opened public park and environmental showcase for Sarasota Bay. “The Van Wezel Foundation is an important …

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BlueTriton Brands Provides Financial Support to Expand Plastic Bottle Recycling Project in Jackson, Mississippi

After a three-year hiatus, #1 PET plastic bottle recycling efforts are returning to the city amid water crisis concerns STAMFORD, Conn., October 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — BlueTriton Brands is proud to partner with Replenysh, a community-powered collection network, to expand an existing plastic bottle recycling project to Jackson, Mississippi. For …

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Cadence Bank Inc (NYSE:CADE) to post earnings per share of $0.66 in the first quarter of 2023, according to Jefferies Financial Group forecast

Cadence bank (NYSE: CADE – Get a rating) – Equity research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group have cut their first-quarter 2023 earnings per share estimates for Cadence Bank in a research report released to clients and investors on Thursday, October 27. Jefferies Financial Group analyst C. Haire now expects the …

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Growth of MSMEs, key to economic diversification – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said the federal government could no longer afford to treat micro, small and medium enterprises with a careless attitude as the sector has the potential to change the narrative of the Nigerian economy. He said that with around 40 million micro, small and medium enterprises, which …

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Supreme Court Race A clear choice for outdoor enthusiasts

Montana’s public lands, clean rivers and streams, and abundant wildlife are the envy of hunters, anglers, backpackers, floaters, and other outdoor enthusiasts around the world. We are fortunate to have laws in place that ensure our natural resources are protected and open to the public, as well as a State …

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Best anime about technology and robots

There are plenty of TV shows out there, and in this golden age of TV streaming, the choices have never been greater. So how do you cut through the noise and find the “Best of” for any chosen topic? Well, we’re here to help celebrate and shine a light on …

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Madison, Dane County proposals can close $5.2 million public market funding gap

Dean Mosiman | Wisconsin State Journal After weeks of uncertainty, Madison and Dane County officials are proposing proposals that would close a $5.2 million funding gap for the $20 million Madison Public Market on the East Side. But proposed changes to the city and county’s capital budgets for 2023 must …

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BayCom Corp (NASDAQ:BCML) Fiscal 2022 Earnings Forecast Released by DA Davidson

BayCom Corp (NASDAQ: BCML – Get a rating) – DA Davidson cut its fiscal year 2022 earnings estimates for BayCom in a research note published Monday, October 24. DA Davidson analyst G. Tenner now expects the company to earn $2.11 per share for the year, down from his previous forecast …

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Ohio Mental Health and Addictions Director Experiences OHIO Virtual Reality and Its Potential for Healthcare and Law Enforcement Training

Rich-Joseph Facun Director of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services visiting Ohio University. Ohio University hosted Lori Criss, director of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, and her staff for an immersive presentation on the University’s use of virtual reality. “Today I’m really excited …

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Central Illinois Father-Son Camp Creates Memories for Hundreds of Boys and Young Men

Picture of Boch Next article coming soon…▶ Every day you can help create memories for young novices in the shooting ranks as a great day for them and for you. Once again, I had the good fortune to help young men shoot rifles Friday afternoon at father-son camp in Oakwood, …

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US funding to reduce crime and violence in OECS countries

The United States is providing a $5.3 million grant to the St. Lucia-based Commission of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) to implement the Opportunities to Advance and Support Youth for Success (OASYS) project ) in the Eastern Caribbean over the next four years. years. The project aims to …

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Capitol Federal Financial (CFFN) to release earnings on Wednesday

Federal Capitol Finance (NASDAQ: CFFN – Get a rating) will publish its quarterly results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 26. Analysts expect Capitol Federal Financial to post earnings of $0.15 per share for the quarter. Federal Capitol Finance (NASDAQ: CFFN – Get a rating) last reported results on …

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Join the Indian Army Paramedic Recruitment 2022

Join the Indian Army Paramedic Recruitment 2022: Indian Army has recently opened the online application window for the recruitment of Military Technical Nurse Assistant (Veterinary Assistant Nurse). Online registration is mandatory for this recruitment process and can only be completed by October 30, 2022. The recruitment rally will take place …

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Water Monitoring Group Moves to DTLA | New

By Morgan Owen Los Angeles Downtown News Staff Writer LA Waterkeeper is moving its offices to downtown LA after spending 30 years in Santa Monica. According to Executive Director Bruce Reznik, the organization is moving to be closer to government agencies and water-focused groups that make decisions. “Our work is …

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Ketcha Outdoors Hires Maine Nonprofit Leader Laragh Kavanaugh as Executive Director

SCARBOROUGH – Laragh Kavanaugh as the new Executive Director of Organization for Ketcha Outdoors. Laragh brings over 20 years of leadership experience to the role of Executive Director, both as an outdoor educator and as a director of an international non-profit organization. Whether guiding youth wilderness expeditions for Outward Bound, …

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Wicomico completes bond sale to fund several major projects – Conduit Street

This week, Wicomico County sold $14.56 million in general bonds and tax-exempt bonds to fund several major capital projects. The county also sold $8.265 million in taxable bonds to fund specific projects at Salisbury Wicomico Regional Airport. Earlier this month, S&P Global Ratings affirmed the county’s solid AA+, and Moody’s …

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Valley National Bancorp (VLY) is set to report quarterly results on Thursday

Valley National Bancorp (NASDAQ:VLY – Get a rating) is expected to release its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, October 27. Analysts expect the company to report earnings of $0.34 per share for the quarter. Those interested in registering for the company’s earnings conference call can do …

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Theneo wants to bring Stripe-like API documentation to all developers • TechCrunch

A new company builds on Stripe’s API Handbook with a platform that makes it easy for any business to create clear API documentation, while allowing non-technical team members to contribute to the process. Demonstrating as part of the Battlefield 200 cohort at TC Disrupt this week, TechCrunch sat down with …

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We must shut down factory farms to protect clean water and environmental justice

For years, Americans have been given the image of an idyllic family farmer who is responsible for the food that comes to us. Unfortunately, for the majority of the foods we eat, this image is not based on reality. The truth is that food production, especially factory farming, is causing …

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Iowa’s clean water remains a goal 50 years after the Clean Water Act

DES MOINES, Iowa (WHO) – The Clean Water Act was passed on October 18, 1973. At that time, many cities in the United States were still dumping raw sewage and other things into rivers. The Clean Water Act has been credited with making waterways cleaner and holding polluters accountable. This …

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Ex-Arsenal youth director given 10 years for each of 3 counts of sexual assault

CAMBRIDGE, Ill. — A former director of the Rock Island Arsenal Youth Center was sentenced in Henry County Circuit Court on Tuesday to 10 years in prison on each of three counts, to be served consecutively, for sex-related offences. Joseph G. West, 32, of Alpha was found guilty of three …

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TxDOT commits $12 billion to Houston highway projects to relieve congestion over 10 years

Houston, TX — The Texas Department of Transportation on August 30 approved the 2023 Unified Transportation Program with an investment of $85 billion over 10 years to improve Texas roads. Of that amount, $12 billion was allocated to the District of Houston, where reducing congestion is a top priority. The …

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Short-term stake in Provident Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE:PFS) increases 28.0%

Provident Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: PFS – Get a rating) benefited from significant growth in short-term interest during the month of September. As of September 30, there was short interest totaling 2,100,000 shares, a growth of 28.0% from the total of 1,640,000 shares as of September 15. Based on an …

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Rhode Island law enforcement gets over $1.2 million in Justice Department grants | USAO-RI

PROVIDENCE – United States Attorney Zachary A. Cunha today announced that the City of Central Falls has received nearly $1.2 in grants through the Bureau’s Police Employment Program (CHP) from the Department of Justice’s Community Policing Services (COPS Office), and that the Rhode Island Department of Public Safety received $84,187 …

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Hurricane Ian’s storm surge led to record number of Vibrio vulnificus cases

With two months remaining, Florida has already broken a grim record this year: 65 infections with Vibrio vulnificus, a potentially deadly microbe known, but not quite correctly, as flesh-eating bacteria. Lee County’s 29 cases and four deaths are the highest in the state in either category, a tally that Calusa …

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Henderson County Schools May Break Calendar Law, No Expecting Trial

What happens when a local school board and the North Carolina General Assembly disagree on what’s best for students? The Henderson County Board of Public Education is hoping the answer is ‘nothing,’ after voting Oct. 10 to declare its intention to break state law and start school two weeks early …

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Vermont seeks federal grants to improve broadband

A shipment of fiber optic cables is delivered to the Washington Electric Co-op in East Montpellier in April 2022. Vermont is seeking new federal funding in a competitive process between nationwide applicants the to each other for $1 billion in grants to improve Internet access. Photo by Glenn Russell/VTDigger Vermont …

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Carlyle Secured Lending, Inc. (NASDAQ:CGBD) Short Interest Up 44.1% in September

Carlyle Secured Lending, Inc. (NASDAQ: CGBD – Get a rating) experienced significant growth in short-term interest in the month of September. As of September 30, there was short interest totaling 461,600 shares, a growth of 44.1% from the total of 320,400 shares as of September 15. Currently, 1.0% of the …

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Check positions, qualification and how to apply

FSSAI Recruitment 2022 for 80 Vacancies: Check Positions, Qualifications and How to Apply FSSAI 2022 recruitment: The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is seeking qualified candidates for the positions of Advisor, Co-Director, Senior Manager, Senior Manager (IT), Deputy Manager, Director, Deputy Manager, Deputy Manager (Technical) , deputy …

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Wetlands in danger at the Supreme Court

The Sackett property is located approximately 300 feet from Idaho’s Priest Lake, known for its clear waters. (Photo: Lee Stone, Flickr, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) In 1972, Congress passed the Clean Water Act, the first major federal regulation to protect United States waters, or “WOTUS”. The rules that define WOTUS, however, …

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Challenge Mountain Reports the Success of SPIRIT 2022 Day Camp

BOYNE CITY — The 2022 Spirit Day Camp hosted 55 camper experiences over 12 days, all made possible by donors and volunteers. According to Challenge Mountain officials, the changes made in 2021 due to safety protocols were so well received that this new SPIRIT day camp format welcomed enthusiastic campers …

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Longview Board Approves Funding Requests for 2018 Bond Projects | Local News

Longview City Council on Thursday approved numerous funding requests related to the 2018 bond package. A contract for Phase 1 of citywide park improvements – part of the 2018 obligation – was awarded to Heritage Constructors in 2020 for $4.21 million, and a final payment of nearly $180,000 was approved …

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Short-term stake in Agricultural Bank of China Limited (OTCMKTS:ACGBY) drops 41.4%

Agricultural Bank of China Limited (OTCMKTS:ACGBY – Get a rating) saw a significant drop in short-term interest rates in September. As of September 30, there was selling interest totaling 18,100 shares, down 41.4% from the September 15 total of 30,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 353,600 shares, …

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Dutchess-based twirling club to send eight to world championships

Robert Leske is used to performing in front of massive audiences, often with around 60,000 people watching and expecting a flawless presentation. This is actually the easy part. “It’s a fun experience,” the Pawling native said of his performances in football games with the North Carolina State University Marching Band. …

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Committee changes funding for some public works projects

The Rapid City Public Works Committee approved all items on its agenda Tuesday afternoon. One approval, which was on the consents agenda, included a no-cost amendment to change the funding source from Vision Funds to CIP Government Buildings of $835,350 for the Fire Station 1 reconstruction project. The $14.39 million …

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Once short of credits to graduate, now an advocate for student success – School News Network

Kent CIO—Ron Gorman believes that every student can accomplish what he sets his mind to, and said he often said this to his own students. These words came back to him when he read in a press article that one of his first students had become a doctor. “‘You never …

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How #California’s #SaltonSea turned from holiday destination to toxic nightmare – Grist

This story is part of the Grist series Driedan in-depth examination of how drought fueled by climate change is reshaping communities, economies and ecosystems. In the spring of 1905, the Colorado River, overflowing with seasonal rain, overcame an irrigation canal and flooded the site of a dry lake bed in …

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Special Town Hall Approves DPW Funding | New

TEWKSBURY – On October 3, 2022, the Town of Tewksbury called its October Special Town Meeting at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Memorial High School. Moderator Dustin Weir chaired over 200 constituents and department heads. The national anthem was sung by student Jillian Waugh. Article 1 was adopted to update and …

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OceanFirst Financial (NASDAQ:OCFC) downgraded by StockNews.com

OceanFirst Financial (NASDAQ: OCFC – Get a rating) was downgraded by investment analysts to StockNews.com from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report released Friday to clients and investors. Separately, DA Davidson reaffirmed a “buy” rating on OceanFirst Financial shares in a Wednesday, July 27 report. …

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Madison CTE students are making a visible difference in their communities

MARSHALL — In the past, it wasn’t common for students to claim outdoor spaces such as the courthouse lawn as their primary classroom, but for Madison High students in the nascent but curricular CTE program , it is becoming more and more common. For the past two weeks, students in …

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City of ENC hopes to get $15 million to repair water filtration system

MAYSVILLE, NC (WITN) – PFAS is a threat to clean water throughout North Carolina. The so-called forever chemical, found in a number of commercial, kitchen and take-out cans, is believed to be linked to a number of terminal cancers and other health risks. High levels of the chemical were found …

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Charlottean native Brendan Hoffman returns to Queen City for training camp

October 6, 2022 – American Hockey League (AHL) – Charlotte Checkers News Release When Brendan Hoffman was six years old, he donned a Junior Checkers jersey for the first time. 14 years later, he’s back in the Queen City, sporting the real logo as he skates with his hometown club. …

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Kalispell postpones expansion of use of TIF funding for workforce housing

At this time, Kalispell is on hold on a proposal to expand the ability of workforce housing projects to apply for city funding. The city council voted on Monday to indefinitely postpone a pair of ordinances that would still have allowed tax-increase financing (TIF) funds for such projects. The Council …

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MFA Financial (NYSE:MFA) stock spread narrows after analysts downgrade

MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE: MFA – Get a rating) fell before the market opened on Wednesday after Royal Bank of Canada lowered its price target on the stock from $13.00 to $10.00. The stock had previously closed at $8.54, but opened at $8.17. MFA Financial shares last traded at $7.99, …

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NAWCWD hosts NISE TEM 2022 | New

The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division hosted the 2022 Navy Innovative Science and Engineering Technical Exchange Meeting Sept. 21-22 in China Lake, Calif. Called the NISE TEM for short, the event brings together scientists and engineers from Navy warfare centers and laboratories for two days of collaboration around NISE-funded …

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New Clean Water Violations on Loyalsock Should Spark Change Through Improved Protection From Hellbenders | News, Sports, Jobs

PROVIDED PHOTO In this 2019 photo by Michael Kinney, a master of hell maneuvers at the bottom of a local stream. In a climactic scene from the 2009 film “Save a life,” a teenager challenges a sense of apathy among his youth group after the suicide …

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Clay County Youth Academy employee arrested for having sex with camper – Action News Jax

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A warrant for the arrest of the Clay County Sheriff’s Office was issued this Saturday for an employee of the Camp Blanding Florida Youth Challenge Academy, or FLYCA. Libby Chrome, 28, was arrested for inappropriately relating to a 16-year-old camper. >>STREAM ACTION NEWS JAX LIVE

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Faurecia obtains 213 million euros from the EU to develop hydrogen tanks

Oct 3 (Reuters) – France’s Faurecia (EPED.PA) said its plan to develop a new generation of hydrogen tanks had received 213 million euros ($209 million) in support from the European Commission as part of the Hydrogen IPCEI program. Faurecia’s “Historhy Next” project aims to develop new generations of hydrogen tanks, …

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First Commonwealth Financial Co. (NYSE:FCF) Brief Interest Update

First Commonwealth Financial Co. (NYSE: FCF – Get a rating) was the target of a significant increase in short-term interest in September. As of September 15, there was short interest totaling 2,780,000 shares, an increase of 21.4% from the total of 2,290,000 shares as of August 31. Based on an …

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Helped Wanted: Lenoir V County Public Health Treatment Assistant

Salary range: $26,984 – $41,059 General description of tasks: The primary objective of this position is to function as part of a team responsible for performing a variety of administrative and technical duties to accomplish the following: enroll patients; preparing medical records; greet the audience; determine the patient’s financial responsibility …

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