Bernice D. Brewer

Maxton, Fairmont, Robeson County Commissioners and the Lumbee Tribe meet next week

January 14, 2022 LUMBERTON — Roads in Robeson County were brined and grocery store shelves cleared Friday in anticipation of dangerous freezing rain that is expected to hit Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm watch at 3:06 p.m. Friday that will remain in …

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The Best and Worst of the Art World This Week

Hungry Badger makes a historic discovery – A badger searching for food in the wake of historic storm Filomena has accidentally unearthed a cache of ancient Roman coins in northern Spain. A very real Van Dyck – An art historian bought a look-alike painting by the Dutch master for less …

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How college dancers can marry passion with activism

Maria Simpson will never forget watching Hillary Clinton’s 2016 concession speech on her desktop computer as students and professors crowded around the screen. “People were crying,” recalls Simpson, head of Bard College’s dance department. Many of his students asked, “Why should I dance now? Shouldn’t I do something more “serious”? …

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Lead Generation Company Settles Allegations It Misled Millions of Consumers to Collect Sensitive Financial Information

Inasmuch as add to folder: Folders shared with you The FTC has reached an agreement with lead generation company ITMedia Solutions LLC and a number of related entities and individuals (collectively “ITMedia”) to resolve allegations that ITMedia used deceptive marketing tactics to collect sensitive financial information from millions of consumers …

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The 10 Best Things to Do This Weekend in Dallas & Collin County

If you’re looking for the best things to do this weekend in Dallas, Collin County and beyond, look no further… here is the one list you need. Alright, so we are always wake up from vacation and put your life in order only a little. But we’re also back to …

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10 gritty anime that are only dark for the sake of the dark

Anime is a flexible medium that can go in any narrative direction. Some stories are the happiest romantic animes while others have complicated political and social themes. The anime even features some incredibly dark stories. While the magical quest comedy and anime can have some serious or heart-wrenching moments, some …

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Boycotts are an essential and necessary part of public life

The call for artists to boycott the festival came in response to revelations it had secured a $ 20,000 sponsorship deal with the Israeli Embassy in Australia, to help organize a dance performance. Boycott organizers described the arrangement as an example of “art laundering” – where the Israeli government uses …

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The future of FinTech in 2022

Financial institutions are looking for new ways to generate income while providing more personalized customer service. Financial Technology or Fintech is a great solution that can help them do both. Fintech companies make it easier for people to monitor their investments, save money by analyzing their spending habits, and find …

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Filipino artist paints ‘starry night’, other paintings of dead cockroaches

Delgado was cleaning his workspace by throwing away dead cockroaches when suddenly the smooth, shiny cockroach wings caught his eye. (Photo: brnddlgd on Instagram) Filipino artist Brenda Delgado uses the upper body of dead cockroaches to showcase her artistic talents. Without thinking about it a second time, she did the …

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Cities on Screen: Seven Shots of Singapore

This article is part of a to guide to Singapore from FT Globetrotter You can still find old Singapore on screen – the vegetable farms of Potong Pasir, the hawker markets that would be transformed into shopping centers, the hubbub of Boat Quay as a working port. But the movies …

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