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MLK Day 2021: Capital Region celebrates from home

FILE – In this Aug. 28, 1963 file photo, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, speaks to thousands during his “I Have a Dream” speech in front of the Lincoln Memorial for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, in Washington. A new documentary “MLK/FBI,” shows how FBI director J. Edgar Hoover used the full force of his federal law enforcement agency to attack King and his progressive, nonviolent cause. That included wiretaps, blackmail and

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MLK Day 2021: Capital Region celebrates from home

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Commemorative Service goes virtual due to COVID-19

ATLANTA - The pandemic has forced organizers to move today's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Commemorative Service to a virtual format. The service will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and can be seen on FOX 5 as well as online. Dr. King's daughter and CEO of the King Center Dr. Bernice King said she's saddened people won't be allowed to attend the service, which will take place at Ebenezer Baptist Church. But adds the virtual format lets organizers get more creative with the programming and should help

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Commemorative Service goes virtual due to COVID-19

Copa del Rey draw sets opponents for Real Madrid, Barcelona

The eight top teams of the ACB were drawn into the 2021 Copa del Rey bracket By Johnny Askounis/ info@eurohoops.net The 2021 Copa del Rey draw on Monday set up the schedule for the 85th edition of the competition. The eight top-ranked ACB teams qualified, while the top four were seeded in Monday’s draw. Defending champion and host Real Madrid will face Valencia in the first quarterfinal. The team advancing to the semifinals will take on the winner of the Iberostar Tenerife versus Hereda San Pablo Burgos matchup.

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Copa del Rey draw sets opponents for Real Madrid, Barcelona

Effect of COVID-19 On Global Deployable Military Shelter Systems Market 2021-2029 Manufacturers, Share and Industry Future Development Report

Worldwide and Regional Market Size of Deployable Military Shelter Systems 2016-2020, and Development Forecast 2021-2029 You can completely assess the strengths and weaknesses of your competitors using our competitive analysis. The Global Deployable Military Shelter Systems Market report provides comprehensive research on vital market dynamics and their current trends, along with relevant market segments. The Deployable Military Shelter Systems report also covers various factors influencing the growth of the

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Effect of COVID-19 On Global Deployable Military Shelter Systems Market 2021-2029 Manufacturers, Share and Industry Future Development Report

Boys basketball notebook: Neshaminy's Mullin comes from deep end of basketball gene pool

Tom Mullin made up for lost time last Tuesday night. The Neshaminy senior guard was usually planted on the bench when the games started last year, but he is front and center this season. He worked hard during the offseason and is now a player that coach Mark Tingle is counting heavily on. In a season-opening game at Council Rock South, Mullin provided key baskets throughout the game, finished his first starting assignment with 18 points, and led Neshaminy past the Golden Hawks, 55-42, in a Suburban One Patriot

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Boys basketball notebook: Neshaminy's Mullin comes from deep end of basketball gene pool

'MBFFL' Whitney Really Misses Fun With Her Mom

MBFFL star Whitney Way Thore spend a long time with her mom during the COVID-19 pandemic. Buddy Bell helped them out by checking on the dogs and dropping off food packages. Clearly, Whitney made absolutely sure her mom stayed safe from the virus. But, there’s a big difference between living together during the quarantine and enjoying some good times together. So, the TLC star really misses those fun times. MBFFL Whitney shared a throwback video of her and her mom We reported that before Buddy moved in with

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'MBFFL' Whitney Really Misses Fun With Her Mom

35 North features Marshanda Pinchok's original interior artwork

Walking into the bar at 35 North-Farragut the first thought is “Oh Wow!” Thanks to interior designer Marshanda Pinchok, the vibe is artsy and original. Blank space gave way to her artistic vision. “There’s a feature wall when you first walk into the bar at 35 North. They wanted to save money by not putting brick on the wall so they asked me for something grand then let me have my vision," Pinchok said. "The project grew from that one wall until the whole thing became my baby. It’s all completely original

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35 North features Marshanda Pinchok's original interior artwork

Worthington Christian Roundup: Meghan Mayotte embraces new role for girls basketball team

After Meghan Mayotte settled in as a starting forward last season, helping the Worthington Christian girls basketball team to a Division III district runner-up finish, coach Jason Dawson began taking a fresh look at Mayotte’s skill set. She had never guided the offense from the point-guard position, but something seemed to click when her transition into that role was made heading into this season. “Last year I was a (forward) or like a post (player), and this year I’m more of a point guard, so it’s

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Worthington Christian Roundup: Meghan Mayotte embraces new role for girls basketball team

Michael De Adder: Latest modelling

YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN... Why did Ontario COVID-19 rates surge after Christmas? New cellphone mobility data offers some cluesDo you want to cancel your Amazon Prime? Good luckHouse arrest plan for invader of Pelosi’s office haltedBarry Sherman’s son says his father asked him to repay tens of millions of dollars, two weeks before murders, but Barry was ‘all in’ with son’s business More from The Star & Partners Greg Perry: Hockey fightPatrick Corrigan: Double scoopThe audacity of Martin Luther King

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Michael De Adder: Latest modelling

Biden climate plan to address worsening Western wildfires, but it will take years

If every person in the United States started driving electric cars powered by wind turbines tomorrow, and each country on earth agreed to dramatically reduce greenhouse emissions, the West Coast would still see catastrophic wildfires in the coming years and decades. Climate change has tilted the future toward more fire and that’s unlikely to change in the short term, experts say, even as President-elect Joe Biden unveils a climate plan aimed at combating human-caused warming of the planet. “Even with a really

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Biden climate plan to address worsening Western wildfires, but it will take years

In COVID lockdown world, would you snitch on a neighbour?

There’s a lot to ponder as we work our way through the latest government stay-at-home rules. So let’s throw one more question into the mix. Would you snitch on your neighbour? Would you call police or the bylaw department if you thought he or she was breaking the rules or would you decide what they do is their business and just go back to the latest episode of whatever you’re watching on Netflix? Take your time. We’ll wait. By now you’ve surely heard that the province has launched a stay-at-home order

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In COVID lockdown world, would you snitch on a neighbour?

Middletown charter review panel winnows down possible revamps

1of2 A city of Middletown sign is located at the corner of Pine and Washington streetsShow MoreShow Less 2of2 Robert Blanchard is chairman of the Middletown Charter Revision Committee.Show MoreShow Less MIDDLETOWN — The committee charged with updating the city charter recently narrowed a list of ideas it will examine over the course of the next few months. These suggestions were gleaned from the public, Middletown Charter Revision Commission members and former and current city officials since the process began

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Middletown charter review panel winnows down possible revamps

Jan. 18: Retired nurses looking to help with vaccines, more Trump talk and other letters to the editor

Spec editorial unfair to Trump Trump must face a final reckoning (Jan. 15) When a person purchases a newspaper or listens to a newscast to gain different views on various subjects, you expect a certain level of honesty in an article without “cherry picking” words out of important statements made to alter the meaning of a speech that led up to an impeachment. The leftist media such as NBC, CNN and CBS are masters at changing the real narrative of a speech by using this tactic, to impress their listeners.

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Jan. 18: Retired nurses looking to help with vaccines, more Trump talk and other letters to the editor

Justin Timberlake revealed the name of his second son

Last summer, there were rumours of a new addition to Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel’s family. The couple did not give any comments for a long time, but their star friends Jimmy Fallon and Lance Bass let out that the couple had a second son. Actors who have been married for more than eight years are also raising 5-year-old Silos. Timberlake recently became a guest on Ellen DeGeneres’ talk show and in an interview, he finally confirmed that he became a father for the second time. During a virtual interview,

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Justin Timberlake revealed the name of his second son

Stretch Your Dollar: Help to land that new job in 2021

Skip to content (GMA) — If landing a new job in 2021 is on your to-do list, you may want to take a deeper look into where the hiring opportunities are. While a new year brings a fresh start, many are still feeling the effects of the pandemic. More than 19 million Americans are still filing unemployment claims each week, the Department of Labor reports. But for job seekers, there is a bright spot. “Despite having a really tough situation right now in the labor market, we do see opportunities,” explained

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Stretch Your Dollar: Help to land that new job in 2021

TCL highlights its new TV technology for 2021

CES 2021 has come and gone, and lots of new products and technology were announced at the virtual show. TCL is a company that produces several products, including televisions. One product category unveiled at CES by TCL was its new XL Collection, a group of 85-inch TVs designed for multiple performance and budget levels. The new line of XL TVs includes the four-series with 4K resolution, support for HDR, and integrated streaming capability starting at $1599. That is surprisingly affordable for such a large screen.

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TCL highlights its new TV technology for 2021

Capital Region businesses hurting after migrant work programs stopped

1of4 Rachel Boisvert of HURB Landscaping gives a tour of her facility on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, in Colonie, N.Y. As COVID-19 halted international travel for many and dwindled down an already limiting immigration system, a number of local businesses, including HURB Landscaping, have suffered financially because they weren't able to bring their usual migrant workers on H2B visas. (Will Waldron/Times Union)Show MoreShow Less 2of4 Rachel Boisvert of HURB Landscaping gives a tour of her facility on Wednesday,

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Capital Region businesses hurting after migrant work programs stopped

Capitol Insider: Cuomo administration defends bid choice

1of3Mail processing clerks at the Center for Disability Services mail fulfillment center, work on jobs at the center on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, in Albany, N.Y. (Paul Buckowski/Times Union)Show MoreShow Less 2of3New York State Industries for the Disabled Volunteer Maureen O'Brien, left, says goodbye to resident Frank, second from left, and ARC supervisor Sydney Waddell as she and her son Gabe Donovan, right, deliver meals to residents of a group home the Schenectady ARC runs on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 in Schenectady,

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Capitol Insider: Cuomo administration defends bid choice

Will you stop using WhatsApp? Maybe Facebook doesn’t care much

OPINION Bloomberg Changes to WhatsApp’s privacy policy will have no repercussions for Facebook, the social media giant. After all, these things happen often. Last week, a furor was sparked around WhatsApp. The new terms of service that seemed to suggest that the encrypted messaging app would start sharing a lot more data with Facebook, its parent company, drove users crazy. Elon Musk even suggested to his 42 million Twitter followers that they use a rival service, Signal. How important will this be to Facebook?

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Will you stop using WhatsApp? Maybe Facebook doesn’t care much

Bipartisan organizations discuss violence ahead of inauguration

Skip to content Posted: Updated: President-elect Joe Biden speaks about the COVID-19 pandemic during an event at The Queen theater, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Members of both parties locally are opening up about the violence at the capitol and the transition of power in Washington. Columbia County’s Democratic party Chair shared her reaction to the past week ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration. That’s set for Wednesday at noon. The Democrats

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Bipartisan organizations discuss violence ahead of inauguration