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Policy interventions to reduce energy consumption and carbon dioxide emissions have a variety of effects on the economy and on households. A study has provided the first detailed impact assessment of the efficiency and social balance of the energy policy measures “steering” and “pr…
02.22 / 16:28
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CAMDEN — Lloyd Wheatley of Camden doesn’t remember her name, but one remarkable summer school teacher changed his life forever by making learning relevant and meaningful. “We spent the summer doing research on black Americans we’d never even heard of,” he said. “I was hooked.” He became not only a lover of history, but a […]…
02.22 / 16:01
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DOVER — The first citywide Black History celebration “African American History Live” will be held Friday, Feb. 24, at the Sankofa Cultural Arts Center at 39 S. West St, Dover. The free admission event, sponsored by the Delaware State News and Chesapeake Utilities, runs from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Local community advocates will make presentations [R…
02.22 / 16:01
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DOVER — The artwork of a group of African-American women whose cumulative work covers history from across oceans, gender, race and traditional boundaries blankets the walls of the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village in Dover. In its annual quilt show to celebrate black history, the A Stitch in Time Quilt Guild this year presents “Black [&#…
02.22 / 16:01
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MILFORD — The Rev. John Moore of Dover says he is on “Cloud Nine.” After one of his most recent presentations of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, two young men approached him to try performing some of the speech themselves. “So even though we face the difficulties of today and […]…
02.22 / 16:01
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We are saddened to report that our beloved Seen & Heard entertainment columnist and 'Gotham' and 'Hamptons' magazine contributor Jeffrey Slonim has passed away. 'Gotham' and 'Hamptons'…
02.22 / 14:55
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DIVORCE stars Sarah Jessica Parker (who also serves as executive producer) as Frances, a woman who suddenly begins to reassess her life and her marriage, and finds that making a clean break…
02.22 / 14:55
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Amagansett’s Kate Nauta has transitioned her career from model to actress, and now, to rock ’n’ roller. Kate Nauta’s music career was launched after a chance run-in wi……
02.22 / 14:55
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What did Mary-Kate Olsen win at The Hampton Classic, and why did Gabby Karan de Felice cook for Barbra Streisand and Jennifer Lopez? Jeffrey Slonim has the scoop on that and more in this…
02.22 / 14:55
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USA, which was one of the tallest nations a century ago, has now fallen behind its European counterparts after having had the smallest gain in height of any high-income country, a new study…
02.22 / 14:54
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New research shows exactly the opposite of what your mother probably told…
02.22 / 14:54
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VIDEO: A 20-year-old woman claims she is a cat born in the wrong…
02.22 / 14:54
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- I see it as God says yes, you get to have sex with…
02.22 / 14:54
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First Lady Melania Trump is Donald Trump's third wife. Currently best known as a former fashion model, liberal borrower of speech text, and mother of Donald's youngest child, 10-year-old son Barron, Melania Trump grew up in what was then Yugoslavia in the area that is now Slovenia. Like many First Ladies -- and most people, for that […
02.22 / 13:32
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Khe Hy is the author behind RadReads, the influential blog that shows people how to court happiness and stop lying to themselves. Sure there are a lot of places where that advice is commonplace -- but the 36-year-old Hy is an example of do as I do, not just as I say. He's on the…
02.22 / 13:32
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2016 has struck again, another celebrity poked in the eye by Death. Andrew Sachs -- better known to the world as the well-meaning, hapless waiter Manuel in Fawlty Towers -- has died at the age of 86, after several years suffering from Alzheimer's Disease. "A very sweet gentle and kind man and a truly great farceur," tweeted John Cleese on hearing the news. "I [……
02.22 / 13:32
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The Wicker Man was initially snubbed on its release in 1973. Since then, however, it has gained cult status and is regarded as one of the most influential horror films in the history of cinema, with echoes of its paganism showing up in everything from Hot Fuzz to a recent Radiohead music video. Of the Nicolas Cage remake (and its bees) we [̷…
02.22 / 13:32
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Change is afoot! Are you ready? After having our minds properly melted by all the phenomenal presentations during Day One of State of Search , Google’s own Maile Ohye capped it off with a killer keynote on what we can expect from Google Search in 2017. It was a rather exclusive presentation, hence the Google […] The post Do You See What She Sees? Google’s Maile Ohye Gives us a Glimpse at Search in 2017 appeared first on State of Sea…
02.22 / 11:12
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A lesson in three-letter acronyms, surviving PPC for small-and-medium-sized businesses Dedicated staff. Marketing budgets with commas (sometimes more than one!) The buffer to fail. Large brands have it all. In a world of large brands, can SMBs (small-to-medium-sized businesses) compete? During his State of Search presentation, Kirk Williams said though it’ll be tough, SMBs can compete […] The post SMB PPC FTW: Kirk Williams Shows Small Businesses How To Win With PPC appeared first on …
02.22 / 11:12
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The Search Doctors delivered a booster shot to SMBs and freelancers State of Search 2016 was bigger and better than we ever could have hoped for, but one of the stand-out presentations was a Q/A session with Duane Forrester (Bruce Clay International), Wil Reynolds (SEER Interactive, whose keynote we covered earlier), and Zeph Snapp (Altura Interactive), moderated by Sean Dolan (Pushfire). […] The post Step Up or Sit Down: Grow Your Business the State of Search Way appeared first on St…
02.22 / 11:12
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