Skip to main content

The 3 best value contracts on the Charge...

Giving a running back a second big contract is the most irresponsible thing a team can do in the NFL. Time and time again, we see those big second contracts come back, because the lifespan of an NFL running back is extremely short, unless you’re an all-time great. That’s why it’s so great what the […]

Tokyo closes books on delayed Games; A ...

TOKYO (AP) — The final prize money for last year’s COVID-delayed Tokyo Olympics has been set at $13 billion (1.4 trillion Japanese yen), the organizing committee said in its statement on Tuesday. last act before its dissolution at the end of the month. The cost was double what was expected in 2013 when Tokyo won […]

Day 117 of the invasion of Ukraine: Kyiv...

Here are the highlights of the events related to the war in Ukraine in the last 24 hours: Ukraine confirmed to have lost control of a settlement near Sievierodonetsk Ukraine said it had lost control of a settlement near the key eastern city of Sievierodonetsk, for which it has been fighting fierce battles with Russian […]

10-Year-Old Creates Free Library Featuri...

November 7, 2019 Santa Cruz, CA – Various books by different authors for sale at Santa Cruz BookstorePhoto: Shutterstock A 10-year-old girl makes sure LGBTQ books are available in her Louisiana town. Cora Newton recently set up her Little Queer Library lending box in the city of Lafayette and hopes to stock it with LGBTQ-themed […]

7 books to help you understand January 6

The Accommodation January 6 Uprising select committee hearings started earlier this month and have already revealed new facts and information about the assault on the United States Capitol and those involved. The committee presents the findings of its investigation into the responsibility of President Donald Trump in the coup attemptthe fake voter scheme, financial aid […]

Celebrate Juneteenth with these 15 movie...

Immerse yourself in stories that offer a multifaceted look at what it means to be black in America Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, the day the last slaves in the United States learned they had been freed, more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation. Although the anniversary has been celebrated in various parts of […]

Recording India’s linguistic riches as l

(Saturday Profile) The task was gargantuan: bringing together a team of more than 3,500 language specialists, academics and enthusiastic amateurs to determine how many distinct languages ​​still exist in India, a country with linguistic diversity. Ganesh Narayan Devy has been obsessed with this question ever since, as a young literary scholar, he came across a […]

Books published by William & Mary facult

The following books have been written or edited by William & Mary faculty members and published in 2022. The books are listed alphabetically in the following categories: Arts & Sciences, Business, and Education. Additional categories may be added throughout the year as more books are released. The information in this document was submitted by the […]

New on Tuesday: the best books released ...

counterfeit by Kirstin Chen Money can’t buy happiness…but it can buy a fake decent. Ava Wong has always played it safe. As a strict, rule-abiding Chinese-American lawyer with a successful surgeon as her husband, a young son, and a beautiful home — she’s built the perfect life. But beneath this facade, Ava’s world is crumbling: […]

Hitting the books: Newton’s alchemical a

The modern world as we know it simply wouldn’t exist without the mind of Sir Isaac Newton. His synthesis of differential calculus and his pioneering research into the nature of gravity and light are the foundations of the scientific method. However, in his later years, Newton’s interests were admittedly drawn to a decidedly unscientific subject, […]

St. Johns County School Board Committee ...

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Florida. – A St. Johns County School District Advisory Committee is meeting Tuesday to discuss more books parents are trying to remove from school libraries. It’s part of a larger push by conservative parents across the state to pull books on a range of controversial topics. Parents in the district say these […]

Staff Picks: 10 Essential Punk Books

We have gradually expanded the books section of our online shop, and we now have over 250 books in stock, including many of our all-time favorite punk books. If you’re looking for a new punk read, we’ve got a special holiday weekend coupon: use this link to get $10 off 3 books (discount will appear […]

CBRM wants 266-year-old scalping proclam...

The mayor and council of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality voted unanimously to ask Governor General Mary Simon to repeal a 1756 proclamation offering a bounty for Mi’kmaw scalps. Mayor Amanda McDougall said she discovered the proclamation still stood after participating in a learning exercise hosted by Tanya Johnson-MacVicar, the municipality’s L’nu councilor. McDougall said […]

Norwalk schools donate 40,000 books to s...

May 23, 2022 This is a carousel. Use the Next and Previous buttons to navigate books on Saturday.”/>1of5 Brien McMahon High School juniors Jensly Hernandez, Kiki Bresnahan and Helen Johnson fill 2,000 tote bags donated by Stew Leonard’s with bookmarks for The Carousel of Reading event. Norwalk students and families then filled those bags with […]

Texans sue Llano County officials for re...

AUSTIN, Texas — A group of Texans is to pursue Llano County officials for removing certain books from public libraries. This stems from a request made last year by State Rep. Matt Krause, R-Texas, for an inventory of books that might cause students to feel “discomfort, guilt, anguish, or any other form of psychological distress”. […]

Shawnee Heights School Board votes again...

TOPEKA — The Shawnee Heights School Board has voted to accept the recommendations of a district review committee and continue to make five books available to students for removal by community members. Books about racism, sex and relationships were questioned because people outside the district, including a Republican senator from Topeka State, thought the content […]

The creation of Adarna House, publisher ...

Children of the 80s would remember Emang Engkantada, a terno-wearing fairy who handed over three wasteful children by showing them what nature’s wrath looks like. Or maybe they would remember Digong Dilaw-a dilawan dyed in wool, if there ever was one – a boy obsessed with the color yellow and eventually gaining the power to […]

CBI books 7 in relation to alleged match...

The CBI alleged that there was no recognizable business rationale to explain the transactions in the accounts. “Reports reveal that this network of individuals were involved in betting on cricket in Indian Premier League (IPL) matches held in 2019. “Those involved run the cricket betting racketeer, commit fraud by inducing the general public to bet […]

Goncourt speaks out on access to books f...

More than 200 people demonstrate outside the Constitutional Court on Thursday where a landmark case is being heard that will determine whether blind people have better access to published works, for example in Braille. Photo: Kimberly Mutandiro More than 200 people marched from Empire Road in Parktown to demonstrate outside the Constitutional Court on Thursday, […]

Jane Austen’s 6 best books –

Jane Austen is one of English literature’s most famous authors, which is all the more impressive considering she’s only written six full-length novels. Given that they were written over 200 years ago, you might wonder if they are still relevant today. If you take into consideration the moral questions that are posed in all of […]

Letter to the Editor: Don’t Let Maine Re

I’m writing in response to “Maine Republicans Adopt Platform to Ban Sexual Materials and Transgender Identity in Schools.” (May 2) Banning books shouldn’t be a party platform. Decisions about program materials are made locally and should be left to teachers, librarians and local school boards. The American Library Association is documenting an unprecedented number of […]

For Mother’s Day, 10 books that celebrat

Mothers (as well as aunts and abuelas) are often the unsung heroes of our lives. They help us with last-minute school projects, cut us fruit when we’re sad, and pretend to understand the TikTok we share with them. Still, parenthood can be difficult — and even scary. Raising a child is a big responsibility and […]

Rapid City School Board to destroy books...

The Rapid City School Board wants to destroy – not just surplus, sell or donate, but destroy – copies of five modern books he deems reprehensible. “The circle” [by Dave Eggers] was deemed inappropriate by CAAN school administrators. Thirty copies of “The Circle” – as well as 185 copies of “How Beautiful We Were: A […]

Draft advisory rocks Michigan, where abo...

LANSING, Michigan — A proposed U.S. Supreme Court opinion that would overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade spilled onto the political battleground in Michigan, where a near-total abortion ban could take effect again after nearly 50 years and is unlikely to be changed by the Republican-led Legislature. . There is heightened attention in Michigan on […]

Man hides 1.1 billion fake travelers che...

National Drug Enforcement Agency officers intercepted travelers checks in various foreign currencies valued at N1.1 billion at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos State. The agency said a suspect, Oguma Uchenna, was arrested in connection with the attempted export of the checks, which were neatly concealed in four hardcover bound books disguised as academic project […]

The Reading Room: 7 Dalit Voices on Book...

Recommendation: The Politics of Untouchability: Social Mobility and Social Change in a City of India by Owen Lynch (Columbia University Press, 1969) The Politics of Untouchability: Social Mobility and Social Change in a City in India by Owen Lynch (Source: Amazon.in) Why? This is a well-researched book that evolved through extensive fieldwork in the western […]

Stop targeting teachers and stop banning...

President Joe Biden congratulated the 2022 National Teacher of the Year on Wednesday, offering a deeply personal story saluting the school leaders who helped him overcome a severe childhood stutter decades before he was aspirations to the White House. “I wonder how I got here. I got here because of my parents and my teachers,” […]

Bombay HC slams prison for denying book ...

A bit late as Covid-19 restrictions eased in prisons, but the Bombay High Court expressed disappointment that books were not treated as essential commodities for inmates during the pandemic, just like medicines and vegetables. Prison officials could have allowed inmates to accept parcels of books by categorizing them as essential items, ‘but that did not […]

Crazy race: Greene Devils sprinters Stev...

GREENEVILLE — With its recent surge in sprint events, Greeneville could be rebranded as “East Speed ​​City.” And senior Greene Devils star Jaden Stevenson is most definitely the mayor. “It’s going to take work to get to the top,” Stevenson said. “I’m looking forward to doing my drills well and getting off to a good […]

Books that take you behind prison walls ...

Four new books explore the criminal justice system and people recovering from long sentences.The Canadian Press With the pandemic moving away from the daily news cycle, there is room in our collective psyche to contemplate other issues. Among them: mass incarceration. The public may be emerging from two years of isolation, but, of course, there […]

10 arguments in books and movies that pu...

the Harry Potter The series has strong themes of friendship, and those bonds have been tested more often than you probably realize. Harry, who never experienced friendship before going to Hogwarts, forms close relationships with people he begins to consider family. He makes sacrifices for them and vice versa, and it’s his love for them […]

Twelve books to read for the Triple Crow...

The three races that make up the historic Triple Crown series are filled with stories of people and horses, names that inspire generations of racing fans to delve into telling the stories of these pivotal moments. On the first Saturday in May, why not spend the days leading up to the Triple Crown by revisiting […]

ON THE BOOKS: ‘Tough’ book takes on spor

The jock-turned-writer isn’t quite a cliché, although it seems to happen quite often. Samuel Beckett boxed as a light heavyweight; he was a competitive swimmer and a rugby scrum-half. He enjoyed the distinction of being the only Nobel laureate to have played cricket at its highest level. (He was a soft-swinging southpaw as well as […]

The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books ...

Author Kenneth Michael Plaisance tackles exciting issues around DNA testing, child support and feminism in his book: The Argument Injustice everywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. – Martin Luther King Jr. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, April 14, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The world of literature is not limited to repetitive stories and themes. In fact, […]

Punjab government orders private schools...

On the instructions of Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, the state education department on Tuesday ordered private schools in the state to immediately list at least three book/uniform shops in cities and another 20 in cities to share with district education officials. (WD). This decision aims to allow parents to have the opportunity to buy […]

Library study finds ‘disputed’ books sky

NEW YORK (AP) — Deborah Caldwell-Stone, director of the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom, has never been busier. “A year ago we were getting maybe one, maybe two reports a day about a disputed book in a library. And typically those calls would be for advice on how to handle a challenge or […]

Tennessee’s ‘obscene’ books bill heads f

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Tennessee lawmakers on Wednesday sent a bill for summer study that would target “obscene books” found in public school libraries. As drafted, the bill would have allowed parents to report to the district superintendent books they deemed unsafe for minors. In response, the school would have to remove the book for […]

Best new books for young adults to read ...

Editor’s Summary: “Decadent and darkly enchanting, this lavish YA fantasy debut follows 17-year-old Jani as she uncovers the deeply unsettling secrets of the legendary Hotel Magnifique.” All her life, Jani dreamed of Elsewhere. Barely getting by with her job at a tannery, she resigned herself to a dreary life in the port town of Durc, […]

Let children read books with racial slur...

The Education Secretary has insisted that children are not ‘snowflakes’ and should be allowed to read books containing racial slurs. Nadhim Zahawi warned against creating “fake filters” for students, arguing that “those in positions of responsibility should teach young minds how to think, not what to think”. It comes after the government issued guidance earlier […]

17 new non-fiction books to read this se...

Odenkirk’s memoir could also have been titled “Obscurity Obscurity Obscurity Fame”. He was a cult comedy fan favorite in the late 1990s for his work on the sketch comedy series “Mr. Show,” but his supporting role in “Breaking Bad” and his starring role in the series’ prequel , “Better Call Saul,” have made him a […]

RPT UPDATE 1 The Indian Nayara buys the ...

Nayara Energy buys 1.8 million barrels from Urals Indian Oil Corp again buys 3 million barrels from Urals NEW DELHI, March 23 (Reuters) – India’s private refiner Nayara Energy, part-owned by Russia’s Rosneft (ROSN.MM), bought Russian oil after a year-long hiatus, buying about 1.8 million barrels of ‘Urals to trader Trafigura, two trade sources said […]

Forsyth School Board Tackles Banned Book...

FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — After months of heated debate, schools in Forsyth County are re-examining their policies on books containing “sexually explicit” material. The move follows Georgia lawmakers introducing Senate Bill 226 – the “Library Bill” – which would make it easier for parents to challenge books they consider “harmful to minors”. . Until now, […]

Fine of up to RO2,000 for selling goods ...

Muscat – Severe penalties will be imposed on people who sell goods that misuse religious holy books, contravene public morals, customs and traditions. The Consumer Protection Authority (CPA) said on Sunday that those who fail to comply with the rulings will face fines of up to RO2,000. HE Dr. Saud bin Hamoud al Habsi, Chairman […]

Putin’s book tops UK bestseller after Ab

It was number seven on the Sunday Times bestseller list last week. The critically acclaimed book by a former Financial Times correspondent in Moscow has faced a wave of lawsuits from Russian oligarchs, including Abramovich, three of whom are now targeted by British sanctions. The book was a Sunday Times bestseller when it was first […]

Books and Films Questioning the Leftist ...

“If you don’t like a book, you shouldn’t read it.” “If you don’t like a book, write a better book”. “If you don’t like a movie, don’t watch it.” “If you think a movie is biased, make your own movies.” These are some of the standard responses from the left-wing ecosystem whenever their books or […]

Take Discriminatory State Housing Law Of...

Famous today for its uniformly progressive legislation and the members of the Assembly and State Senate who write these laws, California has not always been at the forefront of liberalism. We were not just the state that produced in one case and nurtured in the other Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan. As recently as 1964, […]

Rohtak Author Books Published: The Tribu...

Rohtak: Two books, titled ‘Jai Shikshak’ written by Madhukant and ‘Videshi Kahaniyon Ke Hindi Anuvad’ by Dr. Suresh Singhal, both Rohtak-based literati, were released recently at a ceremony held at Ashok Singhal Ved Vigyan and the ‘Gurugram University of Technology. The university’s Principal Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ashok Diwakar, said the two books were valuable additions to […]

The best books for your summer beach rea...

‘In Paradise’By Hanya Yanagiharacirca 2022, Doubleday $32.50 / 720 pages “To Paradise,” the new novel by Hanya Yanagihara, editor of T: The New York Times Style Magazine and author of the best-selling novel “A Little Life,” is unforgettable. Yanagihara, 47, an Asian American woman born in Los Angeles and raised in Hawaii, is known for […]

Are books ready to cut high ad spend?

Each month, our “Stock Watch” series examines recent trends in sports betting stocks on Wall Street and outside the United States on major global exchanges. According to Goldman Sachs, the booming US sports betting market is expected to reach nearly $40 billion in annual revenue by 2033. A prominent investment manager, Cathie Wood of Ark […]

Racing Victoria Integrity Commissioner S...

“It’s ‘how can Racing Victoria improve’, or any code for that matter,” he said. “How can any of the three racing codes ensure that people don’t get away with essentially cheating?” Make your mark The Office of the Racing Integrity Commissioner saw an 880% increase in the number of inquiries and complaints received, compared to […]

Police hand over DDC member for cheating

Police have filed a cheating case against a Srinagar District Development Council member for tricking a suspended PatwariZakura Police Station booked DDC member Qaiser Ahmad in FIR number 18/22 for cheating the aggrieved patwari out of Rs 75,000, securing his reinstatement.The fraud arose after aggrieved Patwari submitted a written request to Deputy Commissioner Srinagar’s office, […]

Sarah J. Maas’ book rises to the top

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – OCTOBER 05: Laurell K. Hamilton and Sarah J. Maas speak onstage during the Spotlight on Sarah J. Maas panel during New York Comic Con 2019 Day 3 at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on October 05 2019 in New York York. (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for ReedPOP) The Marvelous […]

Activism grows nationwide in response to...

NEW YORK (AP) — Until a year ago, Stephana Ferrell’s political activism was limited to the occasional letter to elected officials. Then came his local school board meeting in Orange County, Florida, and an objection raised against Maia Kobabe’s graphic novel “Gender Queer: A Memoir.” And the county’s decision last fall to remove it from […]

🌱 Monument Circle Rally for Ukraine + Bo

Hello again, Indianapolis! Important Update: All of you as readers have made the Indianapolis Daily such a success that I am honored to announce the next phase of the newsletter. The fix is looking for a local writer and entrepreneur to lead the Indianapolis Daily. While I enjoyed getting to know this community, we want […]

Bill banning ‘pornographic or indecent’

A Republican lawmaker said he knows of dozens of books available in Utah public school libraries that contain passages about sex that would “shock the conscience.” Another added that nobody wants this kind of explicit content in schools “where, above all, it doesn’t belong”. A third agreed, saying ‘we need to draw a line’ on […]

Books Beyond Borders: Rebuilding Gaza’s

Gaza, Palestine- At 5 a.m. on May 18, 2021, Samir Mansour was at home watching TV, when he saw a warning that the Israeli army was about to bomb the five-story building that housed his bookstore. and his life’s work. He rushed the two kilometers (1.25 miles) to the store on Gaza Universities Street – […]

“Maus” books donated to TUSD to help tea

Published on February 22, 2022 at 1:06 p.m. Bennito L. Kelty TucsonSentinel.com Tucson City Councilman Paul Cunningham donated 10 copies of the graphic novel “Maus” and its sequel, about the memories of a Holocaust survivor, to local high schools last week. Cunningham knew Holocaust survivors growing up and provided the books in reaction to a […]

Students create ‘thank you books’ for lo

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY (NEWS10) – Did you know that the week of February 17 is Random Acts of Kindness Week? To celebrate, students at Beagle School in Saratoga Springs showed their appreciation to community heroes with a special homemade gift. Students aged two to four learned a different kind of lesson this week: to show […]

The Recorder – The World Keeps Turning w

I know I’m biased. I believe we all are, at least in my personal definition. We all have likes and dislikes, loves and hates, which may be based on no discernible reason, single or multiple experiences, or what our family, friends, and culture have told or shown us all along. throughout childhood and beyond. For […]

Trip.com books 996 culture one way

A man talks on the phone as he surfs the internet on his laptop at a local cafe in downtown Shanghai November 28, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Feb 17 (Reuters Breakingviews) – Chinese travel giant Trip.com (9961.HK) is leading the way in an industry under […]

Meet 20 great astronomers who wrote the ...

But Sagan was no slouch scientifically. He predicted that the temperature of Venus should be above the melting point of lead due to a runaway greenhouse effect. He also imagined that Jupiter’s moon Europa might have an underground ocean. Not quite astronomers Many of you may be thinking, “OK, Einstein – where is Einstein?” Although […]

How to Get Free Kindle Books [Best Metho...

Kindles are a user-friendly and convenient way to increase the amount of reading. However, if you keep adding paid books to your Kindle library, it can quickly strain your wallet. Read on as we discuss ways to find free Kindle books to get even more out of your Kindle device. Key points to remember: Kindle […]

Sledgehammer review: David Friedman swin...

DAvid Friedman was Donald Trump’s ambassador to Israel. But that job title alone fails to adequately convey his closeness to the 45th president and his impact on American politics. Their time together marked a repudiation of Barack Obama’s vision for the Middle East. Sledgehammer, Friedman’s memoir, reminds the reader of all this with as much […]

LOTR: Rings Of Power Showrunners Deviati...

Ahead of the first trailer for Amazon’s Lord of the Rings show, The Rings of Power, this Super Bowl weekend, vanity lounge released new footage from the show and interviews with key creatives. Among the many interesting stories is how the series will diverge significantly from the novels it’s based on in some ways. Additionally, […]

How will books removed from Polk County ...

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Community members, parents and students can now apply to serve on one of two committees that will review 16 books pulled from the shelves of Polk County school libraries. The application form can be found online now. The deadline to apply is February 13. Nearly 100 school staff had already […]

Reading books can reduce jail time in Br...

Rassiq Aziz Kabir | Published: February 07, 2022 12:35:47 Brazil has a unique way of reducing prison terms for inmates. Inmates who read books while in prison see their jail time reduced, according to a Reuters report. Brazil is one of the most crime-prone places in Latin America. Brazilian prisons have always been considered places […]

Wyoming already has a policy on transgen...

Laird said that in his view, state law is not necessary because sufficient procedures are already in place. The policy already in place would protect against a boy trying to game the system by joining women’s sports just because he can, Laird said. Situation management works locally, from Laird’s perspective. This is because the people […]

Whole books of account cannot be thrown ...

the Orissa High Court recently ruled that entire books of accounts cannot be thrown out based solely on the failure to issue sales notes. While granting relief to the assessees (the appellants herein), the divisional bench consisting of Chief Justice Dr. S. Muralidhar and Judge RK Pattanaik observed, “… the mere non-issuance of the production […]

Oklahoma state senators file opposing bi...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) — Two Oklahoma state senators have filed bills centered on books on public school shelves. Specifically, sex-centric books. One senator said he wanted to put parents in the driving seat and let them decide which books are appropriate, while the other said she wanted to consolidate policies already in place by the […]

Steep Hill investor sues to investigate ...

By Leslie Pappas (January 31, 2022, 3:41 PM EST) – A Mexican shareholder of cannabis lab Steep Hill Inc. has filed a lawsuit in the Delaware Chancellery to investigate strategic alternatives that the lab’s board of directors considered for the company’s proposed merger with Canbud Distribution Corp. Barbara Leicht sued Steep Hill on Friday night […]

Book review: Madison bio shines a light ...

“James Madison: America’s First Politician” by Jay Cost. Basic books. 452 pages. $35. The new biography of James Madison by Jay Cost focuses on Madison’s unique contributions to the founding of our nation and its metamorphosis from a loose confederation of states into a federal republic. As the title suggests, Cost portrays Madison as America’s […]

8 essential books on environmental and c...

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. The planet is in crisis. This is obvious to anyone willing to pay even a shred of attention to what is happening in the world. Likewise, it is also clear that almost all the problems that humanity faces […]

Four mid-level books with a touch of mag...

Children’s books stuck to the Disney movie and humming along to its Lin Manuel-Miranda soundtrack. Encanto. PG. Disney+. Out now. When a Colombian girl named Maribel (voiced by Stephanie Beatriz) discovers that her family’s magic is beginning to fail, she must find a way to save the Madrigal family and bring the magic back to […]

Billings School Board votes to keep cont...

Contested books are first discussed with a librarian or teacher if reading is a duty. Most disagreements are resolved at this level or are resolved in discussion with the school principal. In addition to asking a number of questions about the books by policy, the council focused on the works as a whole rather than […]

Science fiction books about robots of 20...

2021 Scifi Robot Books 2021 produced four new scifi books with good hard science underpinning their depiction of robots and three where there was less science but lots of interesting ideas about robots. Not only are these books enjoyable on their own, but the fiction can serve as teachable moments in robots and STEM and […]

Hamilton Wingo closes books on long-runn...

DALLAS, January 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hamilton Wingo got a Florida appeal ruling requiring Carolina Casualty Insurance Company to honor its insurance contract and provide coverage for a $17.1 million arbitration award involving TexasSolutions based on Primcogent. the June 2021 Florida First District Court of Appeals decision closes the books on the case Carolina Casualty […]

Libélula Books & Co. creates a safe spac

Ariana Drehsler Early one morning last May, Celi Hernandez and Jesi Gutierrez stood in the space they had just rented for Libélula Books & Co. With a pen and a piece of cardboard, Gutierrez sketched out his vision for the north and southwest walls of their Barrio Logan bookstore: floor-to-ceiling shelves that the couple would […]

Time Machine: The Magnificent Books of T...

Edward F. Misak, President of Torch Press, stands in the Torch Library in January 1957, holding some of the fine books released by the Cedar Rapids company on its 50th anniversary. In the background, curtains cover the Torch books that lined the walls. (Gazette Archive) The June 1907 Gazette announced that a “magnificently equipped printing […]

Missouri General Assembly aims to ban cr...

Representatives Doug Richey, R-Excelsior Springs, and Nick Schroer, R-O’Fallon present their bills that would establish versions of a Parents’ Bill of Rights to the House Elementary and Secondary Education Committee on January 11, 2022. / / Photo by Tim Bommel/Missouri House Communications Missouri Republicans debated this week over a ‘pparent’s bill of rightsto ban critical […]

Buckley: Berwyn Books to reopen two mont...

A USED bookstore is set to reopen less than two months after a fire destroyed its premises and 400,000 books. Berwyn Books lost over £1million worth of rare and used books in a huge fire at its Buckley warehouse in November. Among the lost books were many unique and historic works – including a book […]