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historical novel by the man from Chaumont rewarded at the Independent Press Awards | local history

CHAUMONT — The historical novel “For the Love of Rose: A Journey in Three Worlds” by Chaumontois Robert D. Egby has been selected as “Distinguished Favorite” at the Independent Press Awards 2022. The prize was awarded in the “Teen” category. The prices will be officially announced on Monday. Set in upstate New York in the 1930s, the novel tells the ...

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4 things to know about personal loans

NEW YORK, March 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Personal loans allow borrowers to withdraw cash for a variety of purposes, such as replenishing their emergency fund, refinancing high-interest debt or even making a purchase important. These loans are flexible, offer quick funds, are available online, and do not necessarily require borrowers to post collateral. But before getting a personal loan, ...

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Nacon acquires Daedalic Entertainment for approximately $60 million

Nacon will integrate Daedalic’s extensive catalog once this deal is completed, which includes the upcoming game Lord of the Rings: Gollum. Another major acquisition has taken place in the gaming industry. While not quite on the same level as Take-Two acquiring Zynga or Microsoft acquiring Activision Blizzard, Daedalic Entertainment has still made a terrific name for itself by as a ...

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Printing experimentation caused varieties of lace stamps

Notes on U.S. Stamps by John M. Hotchner An April 1, 1986 press release from the United States Postal Service announced that “22-cent lace stamps scheduled for issue May 2 will be deferred until a high-quality product can be assured.” This press release explained that capturing the lace effect was proving difficult and that more time would be needed to ...

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4 quick and easy online personal loans

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Many borrowers don’t have time for the traditional loan process, which can take days or even weeks. They need something quick and easy to cover their expenses immediately. Nowadays internet makes it quick and easy to get personal loans online from the comfort of home. All borrowers need to obtain many of ...

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Michael Avenatti was detained in court by his former lawyer

On his first full day of representation in his federal trial against charges of stealing money from his former client Stormy Daniels, attorney Michael Avenatti was spectacularly upstaged by his own former attorney and hellish showman Sean Macias, a prosecution witness. Wednesday’s proceedings began deep into money matters and investigative proceedings, just a day after Avenatti told the court he ...

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Why States Will Continue to Regulate Bitcoin Use

Regulators continue to debate how to define cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, and whether they are securities, commodities or properties, etc., which is key to how regulators choose to apply these regulations. At the National Association of Attorneys General’s recent conference on consumer protection in November 2021, Hester Peirce, Commissioner of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), commented on ...

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BitMEX will buy a major German bank

Leading cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX has taken steps to acquire German bank Bankhaus von der Heydt, the company said in a statement sent to Bitcoin Magazine. A purchase agreement has already been signed but is still awaiting the green light from German regulators. “The BitMEX Group pursues the ambitious goal of establishing a one-stop shop for regulated crypto products in ...

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Fidelity Adds Bitcoin Exposure to Traditional ETFs

Fidelity Investments Canada, the country’s first regulated institutional bitcoin depository, has added a bitcoin allocation to two of its all-in-one exchange-traded funds, a set of low-risk ETFs that aim to provide investors with exposure to different assets, regions, market caps and investment styles. The addition will raise the risk ratings of the funds to “medium”. Fidelity said in a press ...

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More than 600 authors, publishers and groups condemn book bans

More than 600 best-selling authors, publishers, bookstore owners and advocacy groups on Wednesday condemned the recent wave of LGBTQ and race-related book bans in public school libraries across the country. In recent weeks, lawmakers, school officials, and parents in at least 10 states – including New York, Texas, and Virginia – have sought to get rid of books on the ...

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PRESS RELEASE: BIGBEN: HALF-YEAR RESULTS 2021/22

Bigben Press release Lesquin, November 29, 2021 6:00 p.m. Uunfavorable basis of comparison for the 1H1 2021 /22 : Turnover: € 124.2m (-8.5%) Current Operating Profit: € 9.9 M (-41.6%) or 8.0% of revenue Net income: € 6.9m (-28.6%) Adjustment of 2021/22 targets: Sales between 270 and 300 M € Current Operating Profit of around € 24m Improved 2022/23 targets: ...

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RYU Apparel Celebrates 6th Anniversary With In-Store Event & Highlights & Next Steps Look Back

VANCOUVER, BC, November 24, 2021 / CNW / – RYU Clothing Inc. (TSXV: RYU) (OTCQB: RYPPF) (FWB: RYAA) (“RYU“or the”Society“), an award-winning urban sportswear designer, is proud to celebrate its sixth anniversary with an annual in-store shopping event – a tradition RYU has upheld since its inception. RYU store on Queen-Street West in Toronto (CNW Group / RYU Apparel Inc.) ...

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Sourcebooks sends eight associates to Worzalla “printing university”

Sourcebooks, a leading entrepreneurial publisher, recently sent eight of its associates to the Worzalla Printing University program, an intensive workshop aimed at educating publishing professionals on the book-making process. Specializing in printing high-quality children’s books, movie books and cookbooks, Worzalla gave attendees first-hand insight into every step of the book printing process from start to finish. The workshops were conducted ...

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DOJ sues to block publication of “Behemoth”: NPR

A picture shows the headquarters of the Random House publishers in central London on October 29, 2012 before its merger with Penguin. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL / AFP via Getty Images) LEON NEAL / AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle legend LEON NEAL / AFP via Getty Images A picture shows the ...

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from the insightful drawings of Bridget Riley and a pioneer of light and space to the final thoughts of critic Robert Storr

Bridget Riley, Working Drawings, texts by Lucy Askew and Gene Baro, The Bridget Riley Art Foundation and Thames & Hudson, 296pp, £ 45.00 (hb) This volume of drawings by British artist Bridget Riley provides an overview of her practice through a selection of over 150 drawings, color analyzes, notations, scale studies and caricatures. Riley says in the foreword that the ...

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EU must show leadership and clear ambition at COP26, say MEPs

The world’s desperate attempts to avert a climate catastrophe – and, in particular, what world leaders are prepared to contribute to it – will be focused in Glasgow over the next two weeks, at the COP26 climate conference. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will be present on behalf of the EU, visiting Glasgow on Monday and Tuesday. At ...

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White Hill Music signs global deal with Sony Music Publishing

Posted: October 26, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. CDT|Update: 45 minutes ago NEW YORK, October 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Today, Sony Music Publishing announced its partnership with one of the leading music and film production studios in India, White Hill Music Pvt Ltd., to provide global publishing services for White Hill Music, including catalog administration, synchronization and promotion. Sony ...

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Bloodshot Records Sold to Independent Investor Exceleration Music, New Owners Promise to Honor Outstanding Artist Royalties

IRVING PARK – A few days after its co-founder left the company, Bloodshot Records was acquired by an investment group led by a group of independent label veterans. Exceleration Music announced on Friday that it now has full operational control of Bloodshot Records and its catalog, and has promised to pay the artists the exceptional royalties owed to them. Bloodshot ...

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In response to lack of traditional LGBTQ nonprofit publishing options launches own publishing house

LGBTQ Non-Profit Establishes Its Own Publishing House and Announces the Release of its First Book. We wanted LGBTQ + business and empowerment books to support our goal of reducing suicide and homelessness in our community. – Elena Joy COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO, UNITED STATES, October 14, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – The Pride and Joy Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to the self-awareness and ...

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6 on the list for the Bocas Children’s Book Award

Characteristics Journalist 35 minutes ago – Six writers from the Caribbean have been shortlisted for the top Bocas Children’s Book Prize, with tales that bring magic, folklore and true historical events to life for the region’s young readers. The award, sponsored by Unit Trust Corporation (UTC), is the first of its kind to recognize Caribbean books aimed at young independent ...

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Writers Publishing House accepts new authors

Writers Publishing House (Start Your Publishing Journey Today) Cover of the author’s book from the writers’ publishing house Writers publishing house Writers Publishing House was founded to meet the growing needs of authors in response to the unreliable nature of traditional publishing options. The most reliable way to predict the future is to create it. – Abraham Lincoln PRESCOTT, ARIZONA, ...

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Who is Joanna Prior? The new CEO of Pan Macmillan UK

Who is Joanna Prior: She has been appointed CEO of Pan Macmillan UK. She will succeed Anthony Forbes Watson after he steps down from the role early next year. Here’s what you need to know about Joanna Prior She was the Managing Director of Penguin General Books at Penguin Random House UK for twelve years. She was responsible for leading ...

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World book cover reveals Pujya Gurudevshri Rakeshji’s commentary on spiritual epic Atmasiddhi Shastra to be published by HarperCollins

(Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release has been sent to you under agreement with PRNewswire. PTI assumes no editorial responsibility in this regard.) Overwhelming anticipation and pre-orders set the stage for this new modern spiritual classic on the bestseller list NEW DELHI, Sept. 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Humanity has accomplished incredible feats. And yet fundamental questions continue to ...

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Blade Runner RPG announced

Free League Publishing, the creators of the popular Alien RPG and Tales of the Loop, has announced plans to release a new tabletop role-playing game set in the world of Blade Runner. The new tabletop role-playing game will be released in 2022 and will use the same Year Zero game engine that forms the basis of other RPGs from Free ...

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Twitch and National Music Publishers’ Association strike music deal

Music rights issues have been a major issue for Twitch streamers for some time now, as DMCA takedown notices have resulted in countless clips being removed from the site. However, a new deal between Twitch and the National Music Publishers’ Association could make it easier for streamers and musicians. According to a statement, the two companies aim “to forge productive ...

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Radhaa Publishing House Prepares Collaborative Book On Energy Healing As Covid-19 Pandemic Continues

Energy Healing & Soul Medicine, next collaborative book from Radhaa Publishing House This is a call for energy healers, holistic practitioners and innovators to be part of a collaborative book curated by Radhaa Nilia of Radhaa Publishing House. “We are announcing the launch of the book Energy Healing and Soul Medicine which will be released early next year, 2022 and ...

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Legacy Launch Pad Publishing Releases Business Book for Women Entrepreneurs by Angel Investor Mimi Maclean | national

LOS ANGELES, Calif., September 8, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) – Legacy Launch Pad Publishing publishes the first book by angel investor, CPA, Columbia Business School alumnus, nonprofit founder and podcaster Mimi MacLean. “How to be a Female CEO of Badass: Slay the Competition and Reach the Top” (ISBN: 978-1951407681) is designed to help women succeed in male-dominated roles, whether it’s starting ...

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Frank Ocean unveils Homer, his new American luxury brand

I had barely unwrapped the merch from Kanye West’s Donda Listening Party in Atlanta, when another cult music figure announced a new fashion and lifestyle venture. No, not Lady Gaga who made the streets of New York her catwalk ahead of a series of concerts with Tony Bennett. Not Rihanna either, who recently reached billionaire status thanks to Savage X ...

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Financing agriculture in a controlled environment breeds optimism for post-pandemic growth

Photo credit: Image by iamereri via Pixabay; used under a free license for commercial or non-commercial purposes. Back in 2019, LED magazine published an article on the pace of investment and market outlook for horticultural solid-state lighting (SSL) and products and systems for Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) operations. We were just beginning to see how venture capital funds and research ...

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Italian delegation explores SPC Free Zone business incentives for publishing industry

Sharjah: Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone (SPC Free Zone) explored potential ways to strengthen cooperation between Sharjah and the Italian Lazio region in the publishing sector with a delegation of Italian officials attached to Lazio Innova, representing the region of Lazio, the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Rome as well as representatives of Italian companies in the publishing sector. This ...

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Award-winning journalist Ken Tingley announces the publication of his first book with Something Or Other Publishing

Tingley joins elite writers: astronaut Ron Garan, acclaimed sci-fi / fantasy author Alia Luria and WWII historian Aleksandar Veljic “Ken Tingley doesn’t just write from the heart… on the hearts of others, you can turn to any page and feel your heart restored. “Terry Pluto, Author / Columnist – Cleveland Plain Dealer.” – Terry Pluto, writer and columnist for the ...

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Truffle Capital announces the results of the 16th Truffle 100 ranking

In 2021, the software publishing sector will strengthen its key role in the French economy: Overall, it has not been severely affected by the pandemic Subscription billing for SaaS services protected it from economic shocks It continues to invest in research and development to prepare for the future It creates skilled jobs in France It aims to accelerate its international ...

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Clear Lake resident releases second children’s novel

CLEAR LAKE, Texas – Rhys Griffin, a Clear Lake resident, released his second children’s book this year through a partnership with Spectrum Fusion, a Houston-based nonprofit, and it can be read by fans of fairy tales in Houston and beyond this summer. The non-profit Reactor Room provides adults like Griffin, who has the autism spectrum, a place to connect with ...

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Orion’s PureMotion Products Win Spaces4Learning Magazine New Product Awards

Photo credit: Image courtesy of Orion Energy Systems. MANITOWOC, Wisconsin, July 7, 2021 – Orion Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OESX) (Orion Lighting), a provider of energy efficient LED lighting, controls and IoT systems, including the implementation of key projects in main, program management and system maintenance, today announced that its ISON â„¢ PureMotion â„¢ UVC and ISON PureMotion â„¢ Light ...

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