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The name Amistad and the historic slave ship itself are familiar to many people here in Connecticut. Kai Perry is a board member of Discovering Amistad. “I like to call the Amistad Incident of 1839 the first human rights case in the United States, because it was the first time people of color were tried …

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea experienced its deadliest day of the pandemic on Tuesday, with 293 deaths reported in the past 24 hours, as the country grapples with a record rise in coronavirus infections. coronavirus caused by the rapidly evolving omicron variant. The 1,196 patients infected with the virus in serious or critical …

Hello and welcome to the TimesOC newsletter. Today is Friday March 11. I’m Ben Brazil, bringing you the latest roundup of Orange County news and events. Orange County had some ties to the January 6, 2021 uprising at the United States Capitol, which shook the country and further revealed the deep ideological divisions in the …

HARTFORD, Connecticut – A blue banner flies high and proud, resisting the unwelcoming wind blowing from the depths of the Gulf of Mexico as it is carried along the coast of Ship Island, Mississippi. Below a mighty bald eagle is a golden harp adorned with an emerald green field, followed by the words “Erin go …

The building is being renovated to house ‘Moxie on the Rocks’ which will offer adult drinks made in the state EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — A former paper mill, currently being transformed into a “libation library” featuring state-produced adult beverages, was added to the state’s Register of Historic Places on Monday. Officials unveiled a plaque at …

NEW HAVEN, Conn., March 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Avelo Airlines is adding three new popular leisure and business destinations from Southern Connecticut as it exceeds 100,000 passengers at the most convenient airport in the state – Tweed-New Haven Airport (HVN). From the end of May, Avelo will add an exclusive non-stop service between HVN and …

The 2022 Paralympic Winter Games are underway, and there are plenty of people in Connecticut supporting a man from our state who is taking his curling skills to the world stage. Things were heating up in the Connecticut cooler as people gathered at the Norfolk Curling Club to cheer on one of their own competing …

For nearly eight years, Greg Dembowski has been keeping a close eye on the first Chick-fil-A to open in Connecticut. “It’s a very successful business here in Brookfield,” said Dembowski, the city’s director of economic development. But that’s an understatement, given that the grand opening in October 2014 saw dozens of people lining up to …

President Joe Biden’s nomination of Federal Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson to the United States Supreme Court last week prompted expressions of optimism from the two US senators from Connecticut, both Democrats, ahead of a confirmation battle which will take place in the coming weeks. In statements posted online and on social media, the senses. Richard …

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban forces have arrested dozens of criminals, kidnappers and smugglers during operations across Kabul, a Taliban government spokesman said Sunday. Demining operations started two days ago in the capital and neighboring provinces and will continue, Zabiullah Mujahid told a press conference. The aim was to collect weapons and arrest suspects, he …

Ukrainian-Americans fear family and friends will be hurt or worse as tensions with Russia rise. We’re told there are some 20,000 Ukrainian Americans here in the state, one of the largest communities in the country. Raising their voices and sending thoughts and prayers to their loved ones in Ukraine, dozens of Ukrainian-Americans gathered for a …

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Time may be running out for a peaceful resolution to the crisis in Ukraine. President Joe Biden has accepted an offer to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin. However, the White House believes plans for Russia to invade Ukraine are already underway. On Sunday, Connecticut residents gathered with members of the state’s …

The United States Food and Drug Administration warns consumers against using certain powdered baby formulas that have been linked to serious infections in infants. According to a notice, the FDA is investigating four consumer complaints of “childhood illness related to products at the Abbott Nutrition facility in Sturgis, MI, received from 09/20/2021 to 01/11/2022.” Abbott …

NEW BRITAIN, Connecticut — There are three words we’re all too familiar with during the pandemic: supply chain crisis. The automotive industry is one of the most affected business sectors. And, the brakes could be on longer. Before the pandemic, a massive batch, at Schaller Honda in New Britain, was usually filled with up to …

February 11, 2022Updated: February 11, 2022 2:43 p.m. WAINSCOTT, NY (AP) — Construction has begun on a wind project with turbines off the coasts of New York and Rhode Island that is expected to generate enough electricity for about 70,000 homes, officials said Friday. The South Fork Wind project, which received key approval from the …

A Connecticut man, who has been recognized for his world-class talent, is on the trails of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, but he is not competing. For over 30 years Simsbury resident Chuck Boyd has been a volunteer ski patroller at Ski Sundown in New Hartford. He is part of the team responsible for …

OCEAN SHORES, Wash. — The 350 children at Ocean Shores Elementary School put their earthquake survival plans into practice, dropping under desks to overcome the convulsions, then rushing upstairs to on the second floor to wait for the coming tsunami. Unless something changes, their preparations will likely be in vain. The Cascadia Fault off the …

Each month, we profile a Connecticut manufacturer, showcasing the ingenuity and innovation driving the state’s economy. In February, we spoke with Chris Ulbrich, CEO of family-owned North Haven-based Ulbrich Stainless Steels and Special Metals. Company Name? Ulbrich Stainless Steels and Specialty Metals, Inc. Business location(s)? Ulbrich has nine wholly owned subsidiaries located in the United …

Although flowers and foliage are the main assets of ornamental plants, colorful fruits are sometimes an added bonus. The winter season is a time when the fruits of some pome species are abundant and very visible. If these little fruits remind you of miniature apples, there’s a good reason. Apples are also pome fruits. However, …

SILVER CITY, NM (AP) — An endangered Mexican gray wolf who caught media attention late last year after it appeared to spend five days surveying the border fence separating New Mexico from Mexico was found with a serious gunshot wound. The Center for Biological Diversity announced Friday night that the male wolf that was released …

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Faith-based adoption agencies that contract with the state of Michigan can refuse to place children in LGBT homes under a settlement filed in federal court Tuesday, months after the United States Supreme Court ruled for a Catholic charity in a similar case. The state Department of Health and Human Services said …

Macy’s is preparing to close its longtime Puente Hills Mall store in the city of industry – a move that will lead to 117 layoffs. The retailer did not provide a specific date for the closure. But in a notice sent to the state Department of Employment Development last month, the chain said the job …

Joining a spinning class is more than a workout, it’s about camaraderie. At least that’s what the Vice President of Experience at CycleBar Tevia Celli thinks. According to Celli, that’s the very thing that spin class participants lost when the COVID-19 pandemic shuttered studios for several months. “It’s great to be able to train at …

For the first time in six months, families are forgoing a monthly child tax credit installment on Friday — a program that was meant to be part of President Joe Biden’s legacy, but instead came across as a point of departure. shed light on who is worthy of government support. Retired Andy Roberts, of St. …

Benjamin Whitely went to a Safeway supermarket in Washington, DC on Tuesday to pick up a few items for dinner. But he was disappointed to find the sterile crisper bins and a sparse selection of turkey, chicken, and milk. “Looks like I missed it all,” said Whitely, 67. “I’m going to have to look for …

[ad_1] STAMFORD – Elia Kazan’s 1947 film “Boomerang” opens with a photo of downtown Stamford. All of the old downtown features are in plain view. The actors climb the stepped steps of the old town hall; trees peek at present-day Columbus Park in the background; the camera passes the Stamford Savings Bank, then surrounded by …

[ad_1] ‘Flurona’ is a new term used to describe a case where a patient tests positive for both COVID19 and the flu, but health experts have announced the concept is nothing new to them. The biggest piece of advice from medical leaders is to avoid panicking because of the tools they have in their arsenal …

[ad_1] Text size Javier Torres / AFP / Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recommended Pfizer recall for young children as Covid-19 hospitalizations among children skyrocket across the country, and several US universities have adjusted their plans to return to campus in the middle an increase related to Omicron. Boosters were …

[ad_1] HAUPPAUGE, NY, January 4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Friendly restaurants, known for its iconic dishes such as Fribble Milkshake, Jim Dandy Sundae and delicious burgers and fondants, ends the year on a sweet note. Under new ownership, the restaurant franchise rolled out a new loyalty program, thrilled customers with new menu offerings while …

[ad_1] President Joe Biden spoke to Ukraine’s leader on Sunday about the buildup of Russian troops near its border with Ukraine, promising that the United States and its allies would act “decisively” if Russia invaded the Ukraine more. Biden and President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s call came as allies of the United States and the West prepared …

[ad_1] JetBlue Airways is slashing its schedule by around 1,280 flights from Thursday to January 13 as a growing number of crew members fall ill with Covid infections. “We expect the number of Covid cases in the northeast – where most of our crew are based – to continue to increase over the next two …

[ad_1] Holiday sales grew at the fastest rate in 17 years, even as shoppers grappled with higher prices, product shortages and a new COVID-19 variant raging in the final weeks of the season , based on a measure of expenditure. Mastercard Spending Pulse, which tracks all kinds of payments including cash and debit cards, reported …

SANTA ANA, California – In the past 10 months, the Justice Department has filed criminal charges against 10 defendants – four of whom were arrested today – for bribery schemes at county drug treatment centers of Orange. The defendants in these cases indicted as a result of the Sober Homes initiative are owners of drug …

[ad_1] Dec 14 2021, 12:17Updated 1 hour ago Through: Associated press Philadelphia will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination to dine indoors at bars, restaurants, indoor sporting events and other food-related establishments starting Jan. 3, city and state officials said on Monday. public health. Public health director Cheryl Bettigole said Philadelphia has seen infection rates double …

[ad_1] Thinking back to a year of local flavors, I wanted to revisit one of my favorite types of food: pizza. I had the pleasure of chatting with several owners and chefs who brought their culinary skills to share with their local communities. Everyone has their own incredible story, whether it’s traveling to the Land …

INDIANAPOLIS – Poultry farmers donated nearly 100 tonnes, or 200,000 pounds, of poultry products to needy Hoosiers this year. Some of the donated products include eggs, chicken, duck and turkey. A ceremony was held at the Statehouse to celebrate the donations. “Indiana’s agriculture industry has a significant economic impact statewide, nationally and around the world …

[ad_1] “Not too complicated” is how Impossible Foods categorizes a recipe on its website for lasagna bolognese with ravioli using its Impossible Burger and over 20 other ingredients. For those with no more than two hours to succeed, Impossible Foods offers a “super easy” alternative: Buitoni ravioli stuffed with Impossible’s burger and plant-based sausage that …

It’s easy to see why Drag Race made it to the top 100 – it drew crowds and was a milestone for LGBTQ + representation on television. But why was more reality TV not selected? Big Brother, one of the greatest reality shows of all time, did not qualify because its original Dutch version premiered …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Connecticut’s COVID-19 positivity rate has dropped to just under 6%, according to state statistics released Tuesday. Nations around the world are rushing to identify the number of cases of the Omicron Covid-19 variant they have, as fears about the new restraining force g… The number came as health experts around …

[ad_1] Savannah, Georgia Getty Images / iStockphoto Living in a college town means more than just being surrounded by a young population – these places are often teeming with cultural activities, educational opportunities, affordable restaurants, and sporting and community events. Perhaps that is why these are popular places for families and retirees. Sometimes getting it …

The Aspen Prize recognizes institutions aiming to ensure better outcomes for all students. Times are tough for community colleges. Enrollment has fallen by double digits since March 2020, mostly affecting underserved students, and hopes of millions of dollars in federal aid to institutions through the Build Back Better plan have been dashed. But two-year-old institutions …

[ad_1] The Los Angeles-class US Navy submarine USS San Francisco sits in dry dock January 27, 2005 in Apra … [+] Port, Guam Getty Images News on America damaged despite virtual news blackout sea ​​bass USS class attack submarine Connecticut (SSN-22), begins to flee. While details are scarce, the Pacific Fleet’s latest operational debacle left …

[ad_1] JAY, Vermont (AP) – After a winter with mask warrants and restrictions on the number of people on ski lifts, ski resorts expect the coming season to look more like pre-pandemic days on tracks. All virus related protocols at resorts will vary depending on where they are located and the local health rules in …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) – Two new federal judges for Connecticut have been confirmed by the United States Senate, including Prosecutor Sarala Nagala, who will become the first person of South Asian descent to serve on the state’s federal bench. Nagala, a Connecticut assistant U.S. attorney who has focused on hate crimes, human trafficking and …

Mr. Editor: In 1980, Republican presidential candidate Ronald Reagan asked the country “Are you better off than 4 years ago?” Well, our township is just a little part of the United States, but a big part of Morris County. So, I ask you if the township, “The Place to Be: Parsippany”, is better off than …

[ad_1] CLEVELAND, Ohio – Ohio’s most popular drive-through restaurant is… Moe’s Southwest Grill? Confused.com, a UK-based insurance comparison website, analyzed drive-thru restaurants. His conclusions for Ohio leave us a little… confused. Moe came out on top for Buckeye State. Moe’s, based in Atlanta, has 700 branches in the United States. It was founded in 2000. …

[ad_1] CONNECTICUT – The growth of large cities in the United States has started to slow, and urban core counties are experiencing population declines for the first time in a decade. The spotlight is now on the suburbs and small towns. Few states handle this type of urban / suburban planning better than Connecticut. Personal …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – President Joe Biden is making a few stops in Connecticut on Friday. According to the White House, Biden will promote his Build Back Better program and “highlight the importance of investing in child care to reduce costs for working families” before going to a dedication ceremony at the University of …

[ad_1] Note that some links may require registration or subscription. COVID is pushing Alaska’s health care system to its limits. (PA) At 8:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, the unofficial COVID-19 toll in the United States stood at 43,952,129 cases and 705,374 deaths, up from 98,915 cases and 1,972 deaths since this time yesterday. California Governor …

[ad_1] Rich Schenk struggles to list the names of the states in which he has fought fires. “I wish I could count,” Schenk said. “I always tell people that I have been in most states with potential for burns across the great country.” Schenk is a longtime member of the Connecticut Interstate Fire Crew. The …

Posted: October 5, 2021 at 7:30 a.m. MDT|Update: 49 minutes ago MIAMI, October 5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Richard Sandoval Hospitality Honors Día De Los Muertos with the Launch of Its First-Ever Global Immersive Campaign. Of October 5, 2021, through November 2, 2021, over 30 participating venues – both domestic and international – will …

[ad_1] October 4 is National Taco Day, and a number of restaurants and stores in Connecticut and the United States are running specials for customers. bartaco In honor of National Taco Day, bartaco is bringing back its “#bartacosecret Roasted Brussels Sprout Taco” and will also donate $ 1 in sales of each Brussels Sprout Taco …

[ad_1] RIDGEFIELD – The opening night of the 2021 Ridgefield Independent Film Festival will awaken the audience’s senses of taste and smell as well as their sense of sight. On October 7, the Keeler Tavern Museum & History Center will host a screening of the award-winning documentary “A Fine Line,” directed by Ridgefield resident Joanna …

[ad_1] WEST HARTFORD, CT – With the official start of winter 2021-2022 just over two months away, some West Hartford residents may be eager for the colder weather to arrive to plan some exciting winter fun. Long-term specific weather forecasts can help plan the outdoor activities best suited to cooler temperatures. To help you plan …

[ad_1] Welcome back, Milford. Here’s all the local news, events, and community messages you need for Saturday, October 2. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Generally sunny and pleasant. High: 76 Low: 58. Here are the best stories in Milford today: Winter weather forecast for Milford: view daily forecast: AccuWeather says the …

[ad_1] Press Releases 01/10/2021 Governor Lamont flies the flags to half the staff on Sunday for the national memorial service for fallen firefighters (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today announced he is leading the flags of the United States and the Connecticut states lowered at half mast from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, October …

[ad_1] News 12 Staff Sep 30, 2021, 3:23 PM Updated: Sep 30, 2021, 3:23 PM She lived a life of adventure that spanned two continents. She fell in love with a WWII fighter pilot, narrowly escaped Europe from fascists Benito Mussolini, crushed steel for the American war effort, and defended her disabled daughter in a …

[ad_1] Senator Chris Murphy spoke to students at Yale Law School on Monday night about his new book on gun violence. Jabez Choi 11:12 PM, Sep 28, 2021 Contributing journalist Courtesy of Jabez Choi Senator Chris Murphy gave a lecture to law school students on Monday night about his book, highlighting the “epidemic” of gun …

The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) opened the First Coast Flyer Orange Line, a 13-mile bus rapid transit (BRT) route that connects downtown Jacksonville to Orange Park. “After more than 10 years of planning, building and opening new routes, the First Coast Flyer Orange Line is finally open, completing our BRT program in Jacksonville,” said Nathaniel …

[ad_1] News in brief of September 27, 2021 September 27, 2021 • Maker’s Mark Wood Finishing Series FAE-02, Macallan 30 Year Old Double Cask, and Newcomers from Highland Park and Westland are among the offerings featured in Whiskey Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. The magazine’s website has all the details. • Rémy Cointreau is relaunching its …

[ad_1] After a year on the front line, Jason Zvokel traded his 15-year career as a Walgreens pharmacist for a different kind of pharmacy: a marijuana dispensary. Now, instead of administering vaccines and filling prescriptions, he helps clients understand concentrates, tablets and lozenges. His pay is 5% lower, he says, but the hours are more …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, Connecticut (WTNH) – The Connecticut National Guard will host a welcoming ceremony in Hartford on Saturday. The men and women of 143 Regional Support Group and Detachment 2 will return home. Approximately 80 troops have been deployed to Jordan in support of Operation Spartan Shield and have overseen base operations and contracting at …

[ad_1] Irish food delivery software platform provider Vromo has entered into a major new partnership with DoorDash that opens up the possibility of its technology being used by hundreds of thousands of restaurants around the world. DoorDash, whose share price jumped 86% after its IPO at the end of last year, is a food delivery …

[ad_1] Press Releases 09/22/2021 Governor Lamont and Commissioner Rovella announce the passing of former Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection Commissioner Reuben Bradford (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont and Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection Commissioner James C. Rovella today mourn the loss of Reuben Bradford, former Commissioner of the Department of …

[ad_1] Chef harassed and fired cooks, federal agency indicted NEW YORK – A restaurant group that includes Liberty Warehouse, a popular wedding venue in Brooklyn, NY, has agreed to pay $ 125,000 and provide extensive non-monetary relief to settle a filed sex discrimination lawsuit by the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency …

[ad_1] Local The robots will deliver the meals to the restaurant tables. By Associated Press updated on September 19, 2021 NEW LONDON, Connecticut (AP) – A Connecticut restaurant takes an unorthodox approach to addressing staff shortages: robot waiters to serve meals. The operator of the Shaking Crab location in New London told The Day that …

[ad_1] While the United States Food and Drug Administration voted against COVID vaccine recalls for the general population, Connecticut has already administered nearly 20,000 third doses to immunocompromised residents, said a health official from the United States. State. As of Friday, the state had administered 19,400 third doses, according to Chris Boyle, spokesperson for the …

[ad_1] BARAGA, Mich. (AP) – Fred Dakota, whose 1983 garage-casino on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula was a landmark for Native American gambling, has died at the age of 84. Dakota, a former leader of the Keweenaw Bay Indian community, died Monday at his Baraga home, according to Reid Funeral Service. The cause was not disclosed. Tribal …

[ad_1] Connecticut is preparing to offer Covid-19 boosters to people 65 years of age and older or those identified as high risk who have previously received a Pfizer vaccine, the State Department of Public Health said on Friday. This comes after the Food and Drug Administration’s advisory committee voted to recommend authorization for emergency use …

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) – Boasting that government policies can make a difference in improving the economy, President Joe Biden went too far on Thursday in taking credit for job growth since his input function. He has also dubiously suggested that wrongdoing is behind the rise in gasoline prices – something his administration will seek to …

[ad_1] OLDWICK, New Jersey – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –AM Best assigned a long-term issue credit rating (long-term IR) of “a-” (excellent) to The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (The Hartford) (head office in Hartford, CT) [NYSE: HIG] recently announced $ 600 million, 2.9% senior unsecured notes, due September 2051. The outlook for this credit rating (rating) …

[ad_1] – This is the script for CNBC’s report for CCTV in China on September 10, 2021, Friday. The labor shortage in the United States has been a hot topic, and the recent McDonald’s Teen Recruitment Report made the topic even hotter. A McDonald’s restaurant in Oregon deployed a banner indicating to hire staff between …

[ad_1] September 4 — Connecticut, like the rest of the world, reckons with Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report outlining a grim future for humanity and the environment, unless there is a concerted effort to change of cap. The report, which warns of forest fires, droughts, sea level rise, heat waves and more frequent severe …

[ad_1] Pop-up restaurants, many of which started as interim measures by struggling chefs and owners, may have stamina as consumers continue to embrace take-out and delivery and the delta variant threatens to make meals less an option. Pop-up restaurants can take a variety of forms, from a ramen maker appearing for just one night at …

Lindy Davis spins her wheels on a bike trip on the West Coast Wilderness Trail. There is a special wilderness that you are unlikely to encounter far from the West Coast of New Zealand and much of it stems from its rich and colorful history. To fully appreciate the pioneering spirit of these regions, it …

[ad_1] Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin is offering property tax relief for restaurants in the city, which have been hit hard by the pandemic. Bronin has proposed an ordinance which will be considered by city council tonight. It would allow restaurants to enter into tax relief agreements with the city. If passed, new restaurants that buy …

[ad_1] HARTFORD – Hartford Hospital struck a deal with the state after being accused of breaking the Americans with Disabilities Act for failing to provide a qualified interpreter for a deaf patient. Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act requires that public accommodations, which include hospitals, take steps to ensure that people with disabilities …

[ad_1] Hires surged in July, as US employers created 943,000 jobs. The unemployment rate fell to 5.4%, another sign that the U.S. economy continues to rebound with surprising strength since the coronavirus shutdown last year. July’s figures beat economists’ forecasts for more than 860,000 new jobs. The hotels and restaurants, which are reopening and doing …

[ad_1] OLDWICK, New Jersey – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –AM Best confirmed the financial strength rating (FSR) of A ++ (superior) and the long-term issuer credit rating (long-term ICR) of “aa +” (superior) of the members of the Hartford Steam Boiler Group (HSB). The outlook for these credit ratings (ratings) is stable. (See below for a detailed …

[ad_1] With the opening ceremony scheduled to begin at 6:55 a.m.ET Friday morning (on NBC and live streaming), there’s already plenty of action going on at the Tokyo Olympics. The US women’s softball team won their opener against Italy, while the women’s football team was stunned by Sweden, losing 3-0 and ending a 44-game go-without …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Hartford HealthCare plans to address a few dominant topics regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. On Thursday afternoon, Hartford HealthCare Clinical Director Ajay Kumar, MD, will hold a virtual briefing. The briefing is set at 12:30 p.m. Kumar plans to fight what Hartford HealthCare calls “the unvaccinated pandemic” and the Delta variant. …

The next time you roll in a birdie, know that the term comes from what is now New Jersey’s best publicly accessible golf course. Golf week ranks courses by compiling the average scores – on a 1 to 10 point basis – of its more than 750 reviewers to create multiple lists of top courses. …

[ad_1] Meet our advisors Jeremy Freeman ’96, Executive Director of Admissions Contact information: [email protected]; (315) 229-5282 Recruitment territory: Select schools in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York. What I like about the Saint-Laurent: I love that our professors and staff are all interested not only in the intellectual education of our students, but also in the …

[ad_1] Controversial Georgia congressman and rising Tory star Marjorie Taylor Greene will be the guest speaker at a paid event hosted by the Alabama Republican Women’s Federation on July 23 in Dothan. According to the Dothan Civic Center website, the event costs $ 99 per ticket and attendees are limited to 10 tickets per order. …

[ad_1] July 9, 2021 – SANTA ANA, California – An Orange County man was sentenced today to 24 months in federal prison for conspiring to smuggle counterfeit Apple, Samsung and Motorola cells phone components from China that were then sold to consumers in the United States, a program that generated tens of millions of dollars …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – It’s still summer vacation, but the Centers for Disease Control has issued new guidelines for the next school year. The agency says vaccinated teachers and vaccinated students do not need to wear masks at school. The CDC also said no one needed to wear masks at recess or in most …

[ad_1] DALLAS, July 8, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Bonchon, the internationally revered restaurant brand known for its iconic Korean Fried Chicken, continues to lead the restaurant industry with explosive growth, record revenues and industry accolades, all derived from its strategic shift in operational initiatives and the work and passion of their franchise partners and …

[ad_1] Last month, Connecticut became the 19th state to pass legislation allowing the recreational use of marijuana, and sales could begin by May of next year. In a few years, the market could be worth over $ 700 million. And while it’s probably nowhere near the size of the New Jersey or nearby New York …

[ad_1] HONOLULU (AP) – For nearly a year, the people of Maui have had their tropical oasis virtually to themselves. Then the visitors all returned in droves. “Surplus tourism” has long been a complaint of residents of the Hawaiian island, which is one of the world’s most popular getaways: congested roads, crowded beaches, crowded restaurants. …

[ad_1] “And why do you care about clothes?” Look at the lilies of the field, how they grow; they neither work nor spin, but I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not clothed like one of them. – Matthew 6: 28-29 I have been looking at the lilies of the field lately. …

[ad_1] Frontier Academy, a private school that teaches immersion in three languages, will move to a new home in Costa Mesa. According to Stream Realty Partners, the school is located at 102 Baker Street. Signing of a rental agreement for the 15,000 square foot old church. The school makes 320 W in Anaheim. It will …

[ad_1] June 26, 2021 BLOCK ISLAND TIT PINK AND green buoys floated gently on the surface of the water as Catherine Puckett steered her boat towards them. Beneath the buoyed area, Mrs. Puckett plants kelp, a type of seaweed, on long ropes that look like clotheslines. In a good year, she harvests around five tonnes …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Longtime Hartford lawyer Hubert Santos has passed away. Santos, from his biography on his law firm website, has been an active trial and appellate lawyer for over 30 years. A statement released by attorney Trent LaLima, of the law firm Santos & LaLima, said “Hubert Santos was a legend in …

[ad_1] Press Releases 06/17/2021 Governor Lamont announces the retirement of Labor Commissioner Kurt Westby and appoints Danté Bartolomeo as successor (HARTFORD, CT) – Gov. Ned Lamont today announced that Connecticut Department of Labor Commissioner Kurt Westby plans to step down from his post in the state by the end of June. The governor intends to …

[ad_1] US President Joe Biden has appointed an Indo-American civil rights lawyer as federal judge in the state of Connecticut. If confirmed by the Senate, Federal Attorney Sarala Vidya Nagala would become the first judge of South Asian descent to sit on the Connecticut District District Court. Nagala is currently the Deputy Chief of the …

[ad_1] Northwest Orange County weather for Sunday, June 13, 2021: Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Tonight: Mainly clear, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Highs are expected to …

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[ad_1] Many were first introduced to Daymon “Daym Drops” Patterson in 2012, when he posted a viral YouTube review of the Five Guys Burgers and Fries fast food chain. Thanks to the forceful commentary from Daym and his one-liners, the video has been viewed almost 11 million times. The Gregory Brothers then created the song …

[ad_1] Because Donald Trump has repeatedly used China to deflect criticism from his own pandemic mistakes, conspiracy theorists abound. For them, a Biosafety Level 4 facility in Wuhan, where COVID first appeared, is too much of a coincidence, even though the lab’s mission is to prevent zoonotic transmissions of potentially fatal diseases from other animals …

[ad_1] – As the COVID-19 Vaccine rollout is gaining momentum, many countries are planning a gradual return to normal, opening up borders and allowing people to return to restaurants, shops and sports venues after more than a year of locking. Here are some of their plans, in alphabetical order: AUSTRALIA Australia, which plans to allow …

[ad_1] The inaugural harvest of genetically modified salmon began this week after the pandemic delayed the sale of the first such modified animal to be cleared for human consumption in the United States, company officials said. Several tons of salmon, designed by biotech company AquaBounty Technologies Inc., will now be heading to restaurants and out-of-home …

[ad_1] (Reuters) – As the COVID-19 Vaccine rollout is gaining momentum, many countries are planning a gradual return to normal, opening up borders and allowing people to return to restaurants, shops and sports venues after more than a year of locking. Here are some of their plans, in alphabetical order: AUSTRALIA Australia, which plans to …

[ad_1] WEST HARTFORD, Conn., May 25, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Charter Realty & Development Corp. is pleased to announce its recent acquisition of Blue Back Square, one of the area’s most desirable destinations, offering some of the best entertainment, dining, retail and housing experiences in the region. Greater hartford Region. Located at 65 Memorial …

[ad_1] After the first two opening weeks of the WNBA season, the Connecticut Sun remains the only undefeated team in the league. Their 5-0 record is the franchise’s best start to the season since 2018. However, the Sun’s record and hot start will be put to the test Tuesday night when Connecticut faces the Storm …

[ad_1] Press Releases 05/24/2021 Governor Lamont welcomes final approval of acquisition of Bridgeport University by Goodwin University (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today applauds the completion of Goodwin University’s acquisition of the University of Bridgeport, saying the change in ownership will ensure this private higher education institution of long-standing and respected Connecticut may continue …

[ad_1] The longer the pandemic lasted, the more people seemed to crave take-out margaritas. “It started with ‘Let me take two margaritas home with me,’ said Charles Gjerde, co-owner of Papi’s Tacos in Baltimore. But over the months, customers ordered the gallon jug more often. In April, one of the restaurant’s locations surpassed pre-pandemic sales …

[ad_1] Coronavirus Developments Around New England: CONNECTICUT Yale New Haven Health is shutting down mass vaccination sites, the New Haven Register reported. Dr Ohm Deshpande, deputy clinical director of the health system, told the registry that the system will stop the first doses after May 25 and then it will be open for second doses …

[ad_1] The bright pink building in an eclectic neighborhood in the Mississippi capital goes by different names. For anti-abortion protesters whose protests triggered a noise ordinance, it’s an “abortion mill.” For those who work and volunteer there, the facility known as the “Pink House” is Mississippi’s last safe haven for women who choose to have …

[ad_1] WINDSOR LOCKS, CT – Going back to the history of Windsor Locks today, we turn to the pages of the 1981 Windsor Locks High School yearbook, The Herald. Among the sponsors that announced that year was Howard Johnson’s Conference Center, just off Interstate 91 at 383 South Center Street. According to the city’s property …

[ad_1] The Capo Coyotes hockey team qualified for the United States National Hockey Championships last season. It seemed like a once in a lifetime opportunity. Then life changed when the COVID-19 pandemic hit last spring. Nationals have been canceled. Sometimes life offers a second chance. The Capo Coyotes qualified for the national championships again this …

[ad_1] HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – Thursday marks the 11th day in President Joe Biden’s term. In his first address to Congress, the President announced his proposal to provide better access to education. The plan included a $ 1.8 trillion investment in child care, education and paid family leave in the United States. President Biden delivers …

[ad_1] From the mayor’s office Stamford Director of Health Dr Jennifer Calder and City Medical Advisor Dr Henry Yoon published a joint statement today addressing the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine produced by Johnson & Johnson (J&J). Click on here to read the statement. Mayor David Martin ad the town of Stamford sold $ 44 …

[ad_1] ORANGE COUNTY, California, April 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center and MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center has received an “A” safety rating from the Leapfrog Group, an independent national organization committed to the quality and safety of healthcare. This prestigious national distinction recognizes hospitals for achieving the highest standards in …

[ad_1] April 29, 2021 The supply of COVID vaccines now exceeds demand, in part because everyone who wanted to receive the vaccine and had the capacity to get one did so. Among those who are not vaccinated, some are firm in their refusal to roll up their sleeves, while others simply cannot afford to enter …

[ad_1] West Orange, NJ | 11am Here is how the Orange West region is doing in the race to vaccinate its population. (Shutterstock) WEST ORANGE, NJ – The pace of coronavirus vaccinations has slowed somewhat in the United States, but the country continues to administer more than 2.5 million doses per day. Essex County is …

[ad_1] For the first time in his presidency, President Joe Biden addressed Congress. HARTFORD, Connecticut – President Joseph Biden addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time in his presidency on Wednesday, detailing how America is coping with the COVID-19 pandemic and optimistically highlighted further growth post -pandemic. Connecticut lawmakers responded to the …

[ad_1] CLEVELAND, Ohio – The novel coronavirus has created an environment that crooks are taking hold of, from selling medical masks and vaccines that don’t exist to offering emergency interest-free loans. “It’s crooks’ paradise right now,” said Sue McConnell, president of the Cleveland Better Business Bureau. “The fact that many of us are worried, isolated, …

[ad_1] Vancouver, British Columbia – (Newsfile Corp. – April 1, 2021) – LaSalle Exploration Corp. (TSX Venture Exchange: LSX) is pleased to announce that the flow-through private placement announced on March 24, 2021 has now ended, raising a total of $ 2,018,659.98. 2,787,500 flow-through shares were sold to residents of Quebec (“QFT shares”) at $ …

[ad_1] A man from central Pennsylvania who was 16 when he committed murder had no problem when his life sentence without parole was changed to 38 years of life, ruled a state appeals court. The Superior Court panel decision means Daron Nesbit still has about 15 years to serve behind bars before he can be …

[ad_1] The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) filed a lawsuit this week against the US Small Business Administration (SBA) and the US Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Filed with the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, AGC officials allege that the means by which SBA developed and deployed a Loan …