Pride Events started decades ago as part of an activist effort to combat the stigma attached to homosexuality. Now stretched across the entire month of June, it looks more like an effort to do the opposite. Last weekend, social networks abounded videos from a Pride event at a gay bar in Dallas called Drag the …

Transaction continues Castlelake’s strong momentum in specialty finance MINNEAPOLIS, June 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Castlelake, LP (“Castlelake”), a global alternative investment manager with 17 years of experience investing in asset-rich opportunities, today announced an agreement with ProApprove to acquire up to ‘at $350 million receivables relating to new installment renovation contracts. ProApprove is a wholly …

Chefs Andrea Ravezzani and Adriano Zumbo will bring all things Italian to Noosa. Photo: Rob Maccoll Italians are renowned for their love of cooking and family, so it only makes sense that a group of notable and award-winning, mostly local, Italian chefs are bringing a celebration of Italian culture to Noosa with the Italian Food …

I’ve lived in Westchester County for over 30 years, so I’m familiar with the delights of this wooded, hilly and sophisticated county. Flanked by Long Island Sound and the Hudson River. Westchester is made up of big cities, towns, villages, farms and miles of natural beauty. Just 30 miles north of downtown New York, it …

Steeped in Mardi Gras culture in New Orleans, Queen of Bow legs LXVII Amy Wendel wishes to honor the history of the Krewe of Bowlegs and respect its heritage. This year’s queen is from Pass Christian, Mississippi and graduated from Pass Christian High School. She then attended the University of Southern Mississippi, where she graduated …

Vaikasi Visakam 2022: Vaikasi Visakam is the day dedicated to Lord Murugan. Vaikasi Visakam is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Murugan. This year it will be celebrated on Sunday, June 122022. Lord Murugan is the main deity of the ancient Tamils ​​of South India. He is the Lord of beauty, wisdom and courage. He …

Raidene Carter and Councilor Mariam Khan pose with artists and live venue representatives at the launch of the festival venues. Photo: Shaun Fellows/Shine Pix Ltd The free venues are designed to bring a range of entertainment, food and drink to different parts of the region and provide a place where people can come together with …

City hall press release Mayor Sylvester Turner invites proposals for National Creative Places Grant The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, in partnership with Houston Freedmen’s Town Conservancy, is the recipient of this year’s Our Town grant sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts. Photo by Rick Gardner. June 10, 2022 — Mayor Sylvester Turner calls …

Placeholder while loading article actions TEL AVIV, Israel — Tens of thousands of people attended this year’s Pride Parade in Tel Aviv on Friday, celebrating the LGBTQ community and calling for equality in the largest annual rally of its kind in the Middle East. The sprawling event in Israel’s seaside metropolis, which resembles a festive …

This year, the Dutchess County Fair returns for its 176th incarnation from August 23-28. First held in 1842 as an agricultural fair to promote the region’s many agricultural producers, manufacturers and artisans, this six-day event continues to be one of the largest and oldest county fairs in New York State. During its long history, the …

Although Possible Finance can quickly offer small loans to borrowers with bad credit (or no credit), it charges higher APRs than some other personal lenders. Here’s how Possible Finance’s installment loans stack up against competitors. Possible financing against upgrade Upgrade offers personal loans starting at $1,000, so it might be a better option than Possible …

Over the next four nights in Manchester, some 240,000 music fans will flock to see Ed Sheeran at his huge gigs at the Etihad Stadium. For those unfamiliar with the city or venue, it’s always good to know what the food and drink options will be at the stadium itself. And luckily for those heading …

Looking for fun local events this summer? There are some great festivals nearby that will make this day fun! Here are the ten best festivals near Los Angeles to start the summer off right! The first is the Old Town Music Festival which takes place June 11 and 12 in Temecula. There are 14 bands …

Two years after going virtual, the Odunde Festival is back in person. Odunde is one of the largest African-American street festivals in the country, bringing together up to 500,000 people a year to celebrate African culture. As always, the festival takes place on the second Sunday of June. This year, music, street vendors, crafts and …

RBI has increased existing limits on individual home loans by co-operative banks. The increased limits will apply to both Primary (Urban) Cooperative Banks (UCBs) and Rural Cooperative Banks (RCBs). Limits for Tier I or Tier II urban cooperative banks will be revised from Rs 30 lakh (Tier I) or Rs 70 lakh (Tier II) to …

By Pete Warner, Bangor Daily News Staff The annual Maine Moose License Lottery draw is scheduled for Saturday. Have you ever wondered – perhaps every year for a long time – what the odds are you’ll be drawn to hunting the biggest game in the state? It’s a complex formula, so we’ll get to some …

NOMA Square North Main Street, Greenville Located on North Main Street, directly across from the Downtown Hyatt, this public outdoor plaza is a popular gathering spot for special events and a favorite spot for some of the best live and local bands. DON’T MISS: Experience great local music live every Thursday and Friday at these …

This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable information with our readers. Photo courtesy of Artpark Looking to fill your summer with shows and new experiences? Located along the scenic Niagara Gorge in Lewiston, NY, Artpark is a center for creativity and artistic expression. Since its inception, …

A season-long project to bring attention to the importance of the agriculture industry and the county’s flagship culture, as well as to address food insecurity in the region, showcase the artistic talent of residents of ‘Aroostook and celebrating the 50th anniversary of Aroostook County’s most comprehensive provider of social services began in a roadside potato …

. Getty Joyful pleasures and summer treasures are already in the air! Across the United States, peak festival season kicks off now. In Chicago — the mecca of music, food, drink, crafts, art, dance — its 2022 outdoor festivities have kicked into high gear. Over the next three months, more than twenty major events, as …

Odunde, one of the most anticipated festivals of the year, was postponed for two years due to the pandemic, but the gathering of folklore and community is back this year. Founded in 1975 by Lois Fernandez, the festival draws approximately 500,000 people from across the region to South Street. The festival may be the biggest …

ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays’ organizational ethos of equality and inclusion extends to the LGBTQ+ community, as evidenced by Saturday’s 16th Pride Night celebration at Tropicana Field. “Our Pride Nights continue to grow in both visibility and attendance,” said Rays President Matt Silverman. “By doing this, we’re extending an invitation not just for this game …

The Jewish holiday Shavut, also known as the Feast of Weeks, has both agricultural and biblical significance. This year, the festival will begin on the evening of Saturday June 4 and end on Monday June 6. Shavuot is observed on the sixth day of the Hebrew month of Sivan. It is believed that during Shavuot, …

When applying for a car loan, the lender will require a few key documents in the application, including proof of income, bank statements, and details of existing debts. The lender will assess your income and expenses through these documents to determine your borrowing power. This is the amount you can afford to repay on a …

VICTORIA FECCA CONFERENCE 2022 After a long hiatus, the FECCA 2022 conference will reconvene in person next year in Melbourne to hold a conference where multicultural communities, policy makers, service providers, academics and many more can delve into several topics of news. The initial list of excellent speakers includes Patricia Turner AM, Behrouz Boochani, Megan …

LONDON — With regimented lines of Scottish and Irish Guards, throngs of Union Jack-clad onlookers and waves of planes overhead, Queen Elizabeth II celebrated 70 years on the throne on Thursday, winning tributes from world leaders and ordinary people for a reign unmatched in British history. Shortly before 1 p.m., the Queen stepped onto the …

LEAF, New York’s Contemporary Flower Show, returns to the heart of Manhattan’s Meatpacking District for its second year in June – inviting all New Yorkers to come together and celebrate New York City’s revival as a tribute to its continued resilience and dynamic energy. A three-day, flower-filled affair, LEAF will take place Friday, June 10 …

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards vetoed a bill that would have allowed consumer lenders to offer short-term installment loans with triple-digit interest rates. The bill sought to establish a new type of consumer loan of up to $1,500 and with terms of between 90 days and one year. Edwards, a Democrat, objected to the prices …

Celebrate Space and Our Journey to Mars at the Moon2Mars Festival | Courtesy of Space Center Houston Make the most of your month with our list of the 15 biggest and most notable festivals and events in Houston in June 2022. The official start of summer is near, which means there’s plenty of summertime fun …

The Supreme Court has been trying for years to ease the burden of backlogged cases, some of which have been pending for more than five years. According to Monday’s data, there were 17,529 cases pending for more than two years and 4,819 cases dating back more than five years. There are nearly 29,991 files pending. …

More relief for businesses has arrived as high inflation, supply chain issues and the threat of a recession pile on other issues posed by the pandemic. The US Treasury is distributing the first round of funds from the reauthorized State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) to five states: Hawaii, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan and West Virginia. …

You’ve heard of winter wheat, but winter potatoes? Well, it turns out that most root vegetables can survive the winter by getting sweeter and more delicious if they go through a freeze. Cassandra Dyck agrees and shares her process. “I plant the potatoes later in the summer or early fall so they have a chance …

California World Festival May 30, 2022 Latest Reggae News California World FestivalReturn to the Nevada County Fairgrounds! Grass Valley, California July 14 – 17, 2022 California WorldFest is a celebration of global music that takes place every summer in the heart of the Sierra Nevada. Music is a powerful and inspiring force that connects us …

La Mirada Theater for the Performing Arts (BT McNicholl, Production Artistic Director) announces single tickets will go on sale today, Friday, May 27, 2022 at 11am PT for La Mirada Theater for the Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment’s previously announced 2022- 2023 “Season of Shows” which features Sally Struthers as “Frau Blücher” in Mel …

This story is published jointly by non-profit organizations Amplify Utah and The Salt Lake Tribune, in collaboration with Salt Lake Community Collegeto elevate diverse perspectives in local media through student journalism. Almost every Memorial Day weekend, the barren expanse of Utah’s Western Desert enjoys a little taste of tropical paradise. Members of Utah’s Pacific Islander …

AutotrofiaOnline screening The Institut du Cosmos (IOTC) is pleased to present Autotrofiaa film by Anton Vidokle based on the writings of painter Vasily Chekrygin and scientist Vladimir Vernadsky. Shot in the village of Oliveto Lucano in southern Italy, this film is both a documentation of a pagan fertility ritual still practiced in this region and …

The term “strawberry from Carpentras” is very old, “dating back to the 1900s, when strawberries from the villages of Monteux, Loriol, Sarrians or Pernes were transported by train from Carpentras to Paris”, says Philippe Bon, a fifth-generation strawberry grower. in Monteux, in the department of Vaucluse. “It was also at this time, he adds, that …

Brace yourself for Aberystwyth, as Street Food Warehouse is finally returning to the seaside town after two years. The festival will take place at Aberystwyth Marina (SY23 1AS) from July 22-24, 2022 and we’re sure it won’t disappoint. With a deliciously diverse range of luxurious street food, the festival looks set to fill the hungry …

Take off the cowboy hat and mosey on down: the Fly W Ranch in Colorado Springs reopens on Thursday, May 26, offering its Chuckwagon Supper and Original Western Stage Show for a seventieth season. The Flying W stands on the farm where Don Wilson moved his family and a whole bunch of cows in 1947. …

Palestinians pray at Laylat al-Qadr during the holy month of Ramadan, in the compound that houses Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock, known to Muslims as the Noble Shrine and to Jews as Mount of the Temple, in the Old City of Jerusalem, April 27, 2022 REUTERS/Ammar Awad/File Photo Join now for FREE …

Last week, I took my eldest daughter’s class on a field trip to Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison, Wis. I’ve been to this zoo several times and once again had a great day out with all the fabulous animals, but noticed a few major changes on my last trip. “Birds have COVID” Those are the …

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Many neighborhoods and communities hold Memorial Day parades. The Ken-Ton Memorial Day Parade begins at 11 a.m. on Delaware Avenue. By James P. McCoy/News file photo Main events Memorial Day Parades. From Tonawandas to Southtowns, fire engines, Girl Scouts, police and marching bands are among those who will join in parades throughout Memorial Day on …

In addition to peaches, red clay, and wings, Atlanta is known for its festivals throughout the year, and in the weeks to come, many of your favorite events return. It doesn’t matter if you are a fan of food, cinema, entertainment or fine arts, the Georgian capital will meet all your needs. Whether it’s the …

The State Bank of Pakistan on Monday raised its key rate by 150 basis points (bps), bringing it to 13.75%. This is an 11-year high, and comes as Pakistan faces multiple economic battles. However, what it does do is add to your cost of doing business – directly or indirectly. Suppose you have an outstanding …

Japanese taiko drummer Hana Ogawa of the Kodo Troupe warms up before a performance on Sado Island. (Credits: Charly TRIBALLEAU / AFP) IIn a venue on the Japanese island of Sado, 71-year-old Yoshikazu Fujimoto bangs the towering drum mounted in front of him, producing a boom so powerful it reverberates through the floorboards. Fujimoto …

Simon Woolf/Supplied Attendees of the Eat, Drink, Play Gala Ball raised nearly $70,000 for Wellington’s new Children’s Hospital on Saturday night. When Eat, Drink, Play director Jeremy Smith was finalizing the events for this year’s festival during the red light setting, he admits he was ‘super worried’. But since the festival opened on May 6, …

CANNES, France — The last time director George Miller presented a new film at Cannes was in 2015, when his exhilarating “Mad Max: Fury Road” took the festival by a (dust) storm. The film played outside of the main competition, as most Hollywood blockbusters do at Cannes. But as more than one viewer observed, it …

The “Turkish Cuisine Week” kicks off with the Balıkesir Gastronomy Festival, organized under the auspices of the presidency and with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s wife, First Lady Emine Erdoğan, and Culture and Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy attended the event. Turkish Cuisine Week is celebrated with …

The fall festivities are still four months away, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t already looking forward to it. You have already heard the saying – “elite season”, in reference to the fall. Fall foliage, pumpkins, pumpkin spice, apple cider, horror movies, and whatever makes you crave that crisp fall air. Even though we haven’t …

MILWAUKEE — A home like no other in Wisconsin is celebrating its first anniversary as a destination for young Jewish professionals. the Pod Moishe on Milwaukee’s East Side is both a home and a gathering place for young Jewish professionals in the greater Milwaukee area. But it’s not just for Jews. The goal is to …

Kevin “Scooty” Hallums and Ian Callender at the site of the new Sandlot. Photograph by Eman Mohammed/Washington Business Journal. Ian Callender stood in the middle of a rubble-strewn lot in southeast DC, surveying what will be his biggest project yet: Sandlot Anacostia. Tall, soft-spoken and dressed in a limited-edition North Face jacket and Jordan 4 …

An installment loan is the first thing that comes to mind whenever we need money. It is a type of loan that is repaid in equal monthly installments until the full amount is paid off. It offers flexibility and competitive rates and can be used for various financial needs. The term of the loan depends …

CANNES, France — When Jeff Nichols first attended the Cannes Film Festival, he was a 21-year-old student interning at the event’s American Pavilion. His days were mostly spent waiting tables, but every once in a while Nichols would get his hands on a premiere ticket, put on a tuxedo his mother had bought him, and …

DUBLIN, May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Installment Loan: Fintechs Gaining Ground on Installment Loan Forecasts” $212 billion” the report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The report explains the situation of consumer installment loans in United States and how fintechs and financial companies are now overtaking banks and credit unions when it comes …

One person died Monday after a head-on collision between two vehicles in Rock County. A red Chevrolet Silverado was traveling westbound on Highway 11 in County Rock near the town of Plymouth when it crossed the center line and crashed head-on into a black Ford F550 heading eastbound 4:49 p.m. Monday, Rock County Sherriff Troy …

Keuka Arts Festival 2022 organizers are excited about the energy surrounding this year’s event. “We had to cancel the 2020 Festival,” explains Karen Morris, co-chair of the festival committee, “and the 2021 Festival has been postponed until September. Between the pandemic and the change of dates, last year was really more of a “stop gap”. …

VILLAGE TOWN CENTER WHERE THE NORTON COMMONS ART FESTIVAL IS HELD AND WE ARE GIVING YOU A LITTLE TRIP TO SICMU YOU CAN EXPECT TO SEE HERE ON SUNDAY. THIS IS BOUONRB REVIVAL KENTUCKY’S NUMBER ONE BLUE ROCK AND BLUEGRASS GROUP. THEY PLAY A LITTLE BILLIE JEAN FOR US. GOOD JUST A LITTLE TASTE. THE …

Placeholder while loading article actions Teresa Berganza, a Spanish mezzo-soprano admired for her lithe, radiant and impeccably crafted performances in operas by Mozart and Rossini, died May 13 at her home in the former town of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, now part of Greater Madrid. She was 89 years old. The Spanish Ministry of …

Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo has always attracted music lovers to its three stages along Bayou St. John. It also attracted fans to float around the bayou in boats and rafts. It’s complicated, because the city officially advises against swimming in Bayou St. John (mainly because of the objects at the bottom). Nonetheless, Boogaloo fans arrived in …

It took a global pandemic to put a break on one of Southeast Michigan’s favorite summer traditions. But concerts are now back in a big, big way. In Metro Detroit and elsewhere around the world, the first full summer of shows since 2019 is fast approaching, promising the busiest live music schedule in many years. …

On the videographic investigation of the Kashi Vishwanath Temple Complex and Gyanvapi Mosque, Congress took an adamant position on Saturday that no attempt should be made to “change the status of a place of worship.” But on the larger question of how to counter the BJP’s Hindutva, its path forward was not so clear during …

Out on the sunny terrace of Wahpepah’s Kitchen, sizzling plates of buffalo and deer make their way to a table full of Native American educators from across the country. Game meat joins other native dishes on the kitchen’s menu, such as leafy salads topped with striped red corn and blue corn porridge sweetened with berries …

And all for a great cause. A new summer event will bring together local bands, breweries and food trucks under the sun for an afternoon of fun, all for a good cause. The first annual Foodstock will take place June 26 at Swangard Stadium in Burnaby. The new ticketed event for ages 19+ is a …

Andrew Ng is one of the most influential people in the field of Big Data and AI. He’s also one of the busiest, with stints at Google and Baidu, not to mention the co-founder of Coursera and his latest ventures, Landing AI and DeepLearning.AI. We would be delighted if he added another reference to his …

New Delhi: SBI Research expects the central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), to raise policy rates at its June and August meeting by a cumulative 75 basis points. Beyond August, rate actions could be more balanced and sensible and the terminal repo rate should be between 5.15 and 5.25% by FY23, it said. …

2nd Street Festival organizers announce the first-ever spring edition of the new Northern Liberties Night Market series. This inaugural series of outdoor food festivals is taking place in Philadelphia’s fastest growing neighborhood on Thursday, May 26, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., on N. 2nd Street between Fairmount and Poplar streets. This new event will …

In the summer of 2018, while vacationing in Cornwall, South West England, Frieda Gormley and Javvy M. Royle, the married founders of British interiors brand House of Hackney, fell on the castle of Trematon, whose gardens were open to the public. for the season. Upon entering the nine-acre estate of the Norman motte and bailey …

Track Creativity Find new inspiration and spin the creative energy for your next project with this session on May 18 at 6 p.m. This session includes: Sterling Anderson won an NAACP Image Award for “The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn” and is nominated twice. He is also the winner of the Movieguide Faith & Freedom …

Alliance High School recognized the top 10% of the Class of 2022 at a recent celebration at Mount Union University. A total of 23 students were recognized for their academic achievements along with their honored educator, teacher or staff member who had a significant impact on the student during their time at Alliance City Schools. …

LendingPoint Pass-Through Trust Series 2022-ST4 is preparing its fourth round of asset-backed securities, seeking to raise $57.6 million, secured solely by debt consolidation or credit card refinancing loans to pay a home renovation or to make a major purchase. The deal’s sponsor, LendingPoint, refers to consumer installment loans in the collateral pool as DTC loans, …

We missed this one about a week ago, but it’s too heartwarming a story not to share with you now. Animal rescues are always worth sharing, and this one is seriously awesome! It happened about 13 miles south of Great Barrington, just over the Massachusetts-Connecticut border in North Canaan. Mom Bthe ear was glued just …

The 31st Orlando Fringe International Theater Festival opens May 17 with multiple changes, including new parking options, free shuttles to remote locations, more expensive tickets — and an exclusive Fringe beer. More importantly, after two years of smaller or online-only festivals, domestic and international artists will come back strong this year, with performers hailing from …

The Drive-In at Union Market is open to cars and walk-ins. Photo courtesy of EDENS. So. A lot. Train. On. Hello neighbor, There are over 50 events in this newsletter – enjoy! So what should you do from May 9-15? For your convenience, this newsletter includes emojis to help you during these unprecedented times: The …

Placeholder while loading article actions Last month, President Biden extended the pandemic-related payment pause for federal student loans through August 31. This pause has been in effect since March 2020, providing temporary relief to more than 40 million Americans after financial uncertainty and instability. For consumers looking to bolster their creditworthiness ahead of possible real …

It has been a very long time since members of the two oldest Reform Jewish temples in Baltimore have been able to worship as well and as fully as they would like. Membership in the Har Sinai congregation and the Oheb Shalom temple declined for years, and with it their prospects for long-term survival. They …

I love a travel bargain, especially when you least expect it, and the Italian region of Abruzzo is both an incredible and amazing bargain. How this gorgeous area isn’t overrun with visitors and high prices is a bit of a mystery to me, but I’m glad to take it as it is. I suspect you …

Eat Reading is an annual foodie event that takes place in Reading town centre. For just one weekend each year, Broad Street is overrun with a plethora of food stalls selling cuisine from around the world. From Malaysia to Mexico and Portugal to Peru, there are plenty of food outlets to try. I went to …

NEW DELHI: On May 8, the Bangladesh High Commission in Delhi is holding delayed Bengali New Year celebrations, which coincide with the birth anniversaries of two famous Bengali poets – Rabindranath Tagore and Kazi Nazrul Islam – in the same month. Colorful celebrations with food, music and other cultural activities had to wait for the …

Are you planning to apply for a loan soon? You are in good company. In 2020, there were 22.7 million home loan applications, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Meanwhile, Experian says auto loans hit a record high of $1.37 trillion. So there are a lot of loans. Your credit score and credit report …

Mill Valley’s premier music festival is gearing up to bring diverse live music and family entertainment to the city this Saturday at Friends Field in the city. Grammy-winning folk and blues singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ben Harper will headline the event with his band, The Innocent Criminals. The festival will be a one-day spectacle, with two …

The Edinburgh Festival Carnival will return for the first time in three years this summer, opening on the opening weekend of the jazz festival. Both events will be revived during the opening weekend of the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival, the first of the major summer events to return this year. More than 130 concerts …

The principal of a private school was arrested in Prayagraj on Wednesday for offending religious feelings after allegedly ordering students to post 20-second videos wearing “Eid attire” as part of a school activity. The school administration, meanwhile, defended the headmaster, Bushra Mustafa (47), and said such activities are also held on other Hindu festivals like …

My friend Nikki Christian rescues and rehabilitates all kinds of animals. If you ever visit her at her home, you never know what you’ll find living there temporarily. You may see raccoons, foxes, birds, deer, squirrels and more. I mention the squirrels because she recently booked one for me. I found one in my garden. …

lyrics by sidonie bird of the heart Held at Delatite Wines, the Harvest Moon Festival is a sustainability-focused festival that invites guests to rejuvenate and connect with the earth. Next weekend marks the Harvest Moon – a full moon at the end of harvest – and to celebrate, Delatite Wines is hosting a Harvest Moon …

Over 30 other musical acts performing over the weekend – Live Oak Music Festival announced this week that Los Angeles’ Grammy-winning band Los Lobos will headline the festival on opening night Friday, June 17, along with more than 30 other acts music over the weekend. Formed in East Los Angeles in 1973, Los Lobos defined …

TOKYO — As the Islamic holy month of Ramadan comes to an end this year in the middle of Japan’s Golden Week holiday season, many Muslim residents celebrated Eid al-Fitr (the breaking of the fast) with great picnic in a Tokyo park. Muslim families are seen picnicking to …

Published: 06:39 May 3, 2022 The Sandringham estate was buzzing with activity as it hosted the annual Sandringham Food, Craft and Wood Festival. Thousands of people visited over the May bank holiday weekend and found themselves enjoying the many activities on offer. Children try out the Cruck Barn playhouse, made by woodcarver Ian Freemantle at …

On Saturday, the students headed to the Spurlock Museum’s Knight Auditorium — a large room that looked more like a movie theater than a lecture hall or performance space. The smell of popcorn lingered in the air of the room. After a two-year stay virtual solely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UIUC Student Film …

The BNPL is not the only borrowing tool resurrected from the banking annals. This time it’s installment loans. Much like Buy Now, Pay Later revamped models inherited from GE Credit and Household Finance, installment loans are making a comeback. Installment lending was the only game in town until credit cards became the preferred lending and …

MNS leader Raj Thackeray, who has issued an ultimatum to remove loudspeakers from Maharashtra mosques by May 4, on Monday called on his party’s workers not to do anything to disrupt the celebrations of the Eid May 3. MNS leader Raj Thackeray (Picture: File) Amid the row of loudspeakers, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena leader Raj Thackeray …

By Dipo Olowookere The perennial native Anioma outfit of Delta State known as Akwa Ocha can be a reliable revenue base for the Delta State government beyond oil if its opportunities can be fully explored, a declared Heritage Bank Plc. This is why the financial institution is partnering with the state government to provide support …

Click to enlarge After two years of canceled shows, streamlined programming and truncated seasons, the culture is back in full force in 2022. Powerful regional arts organizations like the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Bard Summerscape and Maverick Concerts have scheduled full slates of events this summer, as have many other venues and festivals. …

SCHENECTADY — In what officials called a historic moment, the Schenectady Board of Education voted unanimously on Wednesday to recognize Holi as an official school holiday, capping a years-long effort to recognize one of the holiest festivals of the Hindu faith. The Schenectady High School auditorium erupted in applause moments after the board voted 7-0 …

The Biden administration announced another installment in its student loan forgiveness plan for “repair long-standing faults” in the program. Translation: Taxpayers will pay again for the mistakes of Congress and the Obama administration. Congress created income-based repayment plans in 2007 to help borrowers manage mountains of debt they can’t repay. Initially, borrowers could …

New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc is one of the most commercially successful wines. Professionals can be a little pretentious about its simplicity and, often, slight sweetness, but wine drinkers everywhere tend to love it. For growers, it has the happy advantages of being made from a productive type of grape and being ready to sell within …

LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – With the lifting of COVID-19 mandates, festivals are planning to return to Kentucky and Lexington. A cultural festival, DiverCity Festival, scheduled for Saturday, is the first such festival to return to Lexington since the pandemic began, according to their chairman of the board. “We are closing Limestone. Lexington always looks …

Kirby Farah, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Many Americans celebrate Cinco de Mayo, but how many actually know the history of the holiday? Contrary to popular beliefCinco de Mayo does not mark the independence of Mexico, which is celebrated on September 16. Instead, it is meant to commemorate the Battle of Puebla, …

Read previous Reed Moore daily newsletters HERE IS YOUR RECAP International Guide Dog Day Reed Moore loves these beloved animals to improve the quality of life for people who are blind, visually impaired or have other special needs. Today’s News: Four female state senators are launching the Herbster Victims’ Witnesses Legal Defense Fund to support …

friday april 29 The Citadel Bulldogs will take the mound against University of North Carolina Greensboro at The Joe for a trio of college baseball games presented by the South Carolina Education Lottery. Friday’s game starts at 6 p.m.; Saturday at 2 p.m. and Sunday is Kids Day at the stadium with a match at …

For decades, hosting an Israel Independence Day celebration has been a tradition of the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater and the Simon JCC family. This day is Yom Ha’Atzmaut, marking May 14, 1948. For two years, the pandemic has forced organizers to be more creative. In 2020, the festival took place via Zoom. In 2021, …

RNZ received three medals at the prestigious international competition New York Festival Radio Awards announced during a virtual gala presentation today. Photo: RNZ/NZSO Screenshot/Latitude Creative RNZ Concert received Silver for Best Live Sound for NZSO’s World Premiere of Gareth Farr’s ‘Ngā Hihi o Matariki’, Let’s Be TRANSparent received Bronze in Personal Lives Podcast and History …

The ninth month of the Islamic calendar is a time of spiritual renewal and community. Ramadan, a period of fasting, is also a time of celebration. This year, Ramadan began at sunset on April 2 and ends with Eid-al Fitr on May 2 and 3, with restaurants and cafes staying open late or opening early …

peaceful new england “Up Through the Mighty Spruce” by Boston’s Harper Dangler is one of the works featured in the “Peaceful New England Landscapes” art exhibition at the Chocolate Church Arts Center in Bath through June 4. Works by Maine artist Maret Hensick are also featured. Contribution / Chocolate Church Arts Center Exhibitions/Galleries “10×10”: Meetinghouse …

Lending apps are gradually replacing traditional loan agencies or credit unions. Today, traditional lending institutions struggle to keep up with the convenience and transparent processes of these apps. Moreover, these applications and online lenders accept applicants regardless of their credit history. However, identifying trustworthy installment loan applications can be difficult. There are many lending companies …

The annual Texas Cigar Festival will return to Houston, Texas this year on May 14 from 5-9 p.m. at a new venue, NRG Park in Houston. Presented by Casa de Montecristo, the Texas Cigar Festival is the premier event for all cigar enthusiasts. Adult guests of this premier cigar event will enjoy an …

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Hundreds of Russians and Ukrainians gathered at the only Russian Orthodox church on the Arabian Peninsula on Sunday to celebrate the most important Christian religious holiday of the year — away from home and in the shadow of a war that has sown devastation in Ukraine and international isolation …

APRIL 29 Old Crow Medicine Show with Chatham Rabbits at Roanoke Island Festival Park By Outer Banks Voice on April 23, 2022 VUSIC FEST: Presents a series of concerts at Roanoke Island’s Festival Park Old Crow medicine show. Friday, April 29 from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Roanoke Island Festival Park1 Festival Park, Pavilion Park, …

32nd anniversary of the death of AZ Phizo on April 30 Dimapur, April 23 (MExN): The Naga National Council (NNC) and the Federal Government of Nagaland (FGN) along with NBCC leaders and Naga dignitaries will observe the 32nd anniversary of the death of AZ Phizo, former Chairman of the NNC and father of the Naga …

Follow The Post’s coverage of breaking news and memorable performances from the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California. Headliner Harry Styles capped off the first night with a legendary performance with the one and only Lizzo. The duo performed Gloria Gaynor’s 1978 hit song, “I Will Survive,” and it’s safe to say the …

Ahe disturbing calm gives rise to an unstable future. Hate is pumped into the air that is already rotten. In the alleys of Delhi’s Seelampur, Muslim men and women are huddled together, discussing in hushed silence the uncertainty that imprisons their daily lives. Two years ago they were the target of violence, today the violence …