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Acting city manager hired | News

At a brief special meeting of the Telluride City Council on Tuesday, Greg Sund, of Trinidad, Colorado, was selected from a field of four candidates to fill, on an interim basis, the position vacated by former City Manager Ross Herzog l ‘last year. Director of Public Works, Paul Ruud, and Director of Finance, Kailee Ranta, […]

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You have theatre; Touchstone’s “Letters” in the Mail – Times News Online

Published on January 21, 2022 at 8:38 p.m. Last year, at the height of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Touchstone Theater launched the first production of its “Letters from Far” series. The innovative series was the ultimate in social distancing and unveiled its futuristic plot through tantalizing clues contained in packages sent out by the US […]

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‘Jal Mahotsav’ awarded as India’s unique water and adventure carnival

Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board’s annual tourism promotion event “Jal Mahotsav” was internationally awarded as India’s unique water and adventure carnival on Friday during the 26th edition of the tourism contest active organized by FITUR in Spain with AireLibre magazine. The competition was organized to stimulate the development and marketing of the tourism industry. It focuses […]

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One Year Later: $25 Million Donation to WVU Boosts Flywheel Effect for West Virginia’s Outdoor Economy | Today

The Brad and Alys Smith collaboration for outdoor economic development continues to gain momentum a year after the couple’s transformational $25 million gift to West Virginia University. The office of the same name that the Smiths created is beginning to see momentum from a concept the Smiths instilled in the team – the flywheel effect […]

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Original Japanese-inspired lanterns illuminate Mudam

A view of the exhibition ‘a cloud and flowers’ at Mudam Photo credit: Nick Ash | Mudam Luxembourg While some viewers may associate paper-thin, foldable lampshades with what they’re buying today at Ikea, Mudam’s latest exhibit, a cloud and flowers, takes a look at the original Japanese-inspired lanterns that were a groundbreaking work of art […]

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Spoiled Prince Andrew took me up four flights of stairs to close the curtains while he sat next to them, says former maid

PRINCE Andrew forced a maid up four flights of stairs to close her curtains – as he sat next to them. Former Buckingham Palace employee Charlotte Briggs was left in tears by the ‘demanding and authoritative’ Duke of York’s rude rants. 6 The Duke of York’s former servant Charlotte Briggs has told how she suffered […]

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An energy-saving bamboo appliance in Vietnam is a cooling system

AREP, a multidisciplinary architecture firm, created a prototype cooling system based on the history, culture and original designs used by ancient civilizations. Called an adiabatic district cooling system, the idea dates back centuries, but is still perhaps the most natural solution to the cooling challenges of modern Vietnamese cities that face regular heat waves. Continue […]

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Sarasota Art Center’s new exhibition cycle includes works by artist Vitus Shell

Arts & Culture DAILY SRQ FRESHLY PRESSED CONTENT EVERY MORNING THURSDAY JANUARY 20, 2022 | Pictured: Vitus Shell Studio Portrait. Photo courtesy of Sarasota Art Center. The Art Center Sarasota’s 2021 exhibition season continues with four exhibitions, from January 27 to March 5. Vitus Shell: “31 Flavors” features large-scale multimedia works exploring the black experience […]

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Idaho Museum Opens Genghis Khan Exhibit Saturday

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI) – Idaho Falls awaits the arrival of one of the most powerful rulers and conquerors in world history. As Linda Larsen tells us, the invasion of the Idaho Museum will be unlike anything we’ve experienced. Prepare to enter the kingdom of Genghis Khan. The 13th-century Mongol leader is best known for […]

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Shiromani Akali Dal: Are the curtains drawn on a once glorious past?

The big old party Punjabis in general and the Sikhs in particular, i.e. Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD,) are going through a serious crisis of their political survival in contemporary times. Many keen observers of politics in Punjab are of the opinion that although the party has seen many turbulent times since its inception in 1920, […]