COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) – From ethics to elections, to departmental budgets and even parking, College Station City Council covered a wide variety of topics at Thursday’s meeting. The most notable action of council at its July 22 meeting was its unanimous vote for city staff to proceed with the proposed remote pay parking system. …

Art has taken center stage under confinement unexpectedly. Child-painted rainbows appeared all over the windows, and in Jesmond, Newcastle, a ‘pandemic pebble python’ grew and grew. Social media slumped under the kitchen table masterpieces created as people unleash their inner Pablo Picasso or Grayson Perry. If even some budding artists stick to their new hobby, …

Kansas City will celebrate Missouri’s bicentennial with free activities 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 24 at the Francois Chouteau Fountain and Native American Heritage (Northeast 42nd Street and Chouteau Trafficway). The highlight will be KC Molière 400’s first performance of “Tartuffenthrope”, an original piece by Philip “Blue Owl” Hooser, at 11am. Among other …

In recent months, it has been impossible to talk about the art market without mentioning the meteoric rise of non-fungible tokens (for the uninitiated, we have written a practical guide on the phenomenon). It’s no surprise, then, that they take center stage at this year’s LA Art Show, the long-standing international showcase for contemporary art …

A new series of street-level and aerial renderings has been revealed for The Alloy Block, a two-tower mixed-use development designed and developed by Alloy Development and located at 80 Flatbush Avenue and 100 Flatbush Avenue on the Central Border -City of Brooklyn and Boerum. Hill. The renderings show the 482-foot-tall 100 Flatbush Avenue, a 44-story …

Tasa Meng launched the Japanese alcohol brand Dassai Shochu at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport in its main duty free departures store. This is the first overseas launch of Dassai Shochu at an international airport, Tasa Meng Managing Director Gary Chau told the Moodie Davitt Report. Tasa Meng continued to work closely with brand owner Asahi …

Muhammad Cajee The radio. The first unprinted form of mass media. And although it has been around for almost 100 years, it is still an extremely popular medium in South Africa today, with a total audience of over XX million listeners. But at a time when digital transformation is disrupting legacy industries and businesses, radio …

City of Des Moines employees implement a series of internal controls designed to mitigate risk and financial loss when partnering with private companies on new developments. The change comes after developers of two large-scale projects in downtown Des Moines breached their development agreements, which included city tax incentives to help fill financial gaps in their …

As we settle into the penultimate week of July (already ?!), Montreal is full of things to do and sites to see. The loosening of some COVID-19 restrictions means life is starting to normalize a bit and the city is having several events to check out to make your workweek a little less work-oriented. The …

Facebook makes major investment in content creators, announcing that until 2022, the social platform plans to “invest more than $ 1 billion in programs that provide creators with new ways to earn money. money for the content they create on Facebook and Instagram “. What are the details of Facebook’s $ 1 billion investment? The …