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Facebook Reaches 100% Renewable-Energy Milestone

Slashdot 17 Apr 2021
The social media company now purchases enough renewable energy to run all of its operations around the world, it announced this week ... Last year, when most of its employees started working remotely, Facebook said it purchased enough clean energy to match the amount used by employees working at home.

Ontario Town Board April 12, 2021

Times of Wayne County 17 Apr 2021
Supervisor Robusto thanked Town employees and Department Heads for their hard work and frugality during the last year ... He is grateful to all for the hard work ... He also requested Town Board approval for the purchase of three (3) desktop computer work-stations and (1) one laptop computer at a cost of $4506.43.00.

Hazleton City Council hears refinancing pitch

Standard-Speaker 17 Apr 2021
Council members in Hazleton got their first look this week at a plan for purchasing fire trucks and other equipment as part of a proposed financing of city debts. The plan has been in the works for months and involves restructuring more than $6 million in existing bonds and notes.

In agreement

Rutland Herald 17 Apr 2021
... difficult for people to trust each and work together for the common good ... The pandemic has led many affluent people to purchase homes in Vermont, where they can retire or work remotely, driving up real estate prices, and widening the income gap among residents of many communities.

Talks reopen with lenders for deferring power tariff hike

Dawn 17 Apr 2021
As an alternative plan, the government is now working to “rationalise general sales tax on electricity, purchase some old oil-fired independent power plants (IPPs) and secure some other savings through debt restructuring of power plants”, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Power and Petroleum Tabish Gohar told Dawn.

Storage business sets up shop here

Star Courier 17 Apr 2021
When the work is finished in the next few weeks, Wathen said he expects to have 57 units available for rental and room for expansion ... He said working with Kewanee city officials since he purchased the property March 26 had been a breeze as they were very helpful in getting his business up and going here.

Brick campaign for statue renovations to end April 30

The Paducah Sun 17 Apr 2021
— While the Superman statue underwent a renovation last fall, work on its base is still in the works ... Bricks can be purchased online at or by calling the Metro Chamber at 618-524-2714 ... “There is much more work to be done, and more money is needed from brick sales in order to complete everything that is planned.” ... 1. .

Ring Doorbell Pro is ridiculously cheap at Newegg today

Digital Trends 17 Apr 2021
One of the most popular smart home technologies is the video doorbell, like those you’ll find in these Ring Doorbell deals ... That’s right ... Be sure to check that they are still in effect before making a purchase. Digital Trends may earn commission on products purchased through our links, which supports the work we do for our readers. .


Tyler Morning Telegraph 17 Apr 2021
Tyler Mayor Don Warren said in March that after the snow dissipated he and city officials discussed things that didn’t work well and things worked out. Ahead of the storm, the city purchased several generators for the purpose of downed traffic lights and for both water treatment plants and pump stations.

The cost of a single tulip bulb surged to the same price as a mansion ...

The Art Newspaper 17 Apr 2021
Plenty of people thought that moment had come on 11 March when the digital artist Beeple’s non-fungible token (NFT) sold at Christie’s in an online auction for $69.3m, a price far higher than anything yet paid for works by canonical greats such as Georgia O’Keeffe, Eugene Delacroix, Francisco Goya, Jackson Pollock and Marcel Duchamp.

Coffee and Conversation: We need feedback on the farm to food bank program

Journal Standard 17 Apr 2021
During COVID-19, farmers witnessed the importance of the USDA Farms to Families Food Box Program, which purchased food products from farmers, worked with distributors to package the food into family-size boxes and transported the food to food banks for those in need.

Can we include cost of renovations in amount that we can borrow?

Irish Independent 17 Apr 2021
... cost of renovation works? ... Some lenders would consider a 90pc Central Bank exemption if your income is strong enough in which case you could potentially borrow 90pc of the purchase price and 90pc of the cost of the works once the value is increasing by the same amount, he added.

Le Mayeur painting discovered in Dublin to be sold in Singapore

The Irish Times 17 Apr 2021
The colourful work was discovered two months ago in Dublin, having been purchased directly from the artist in the early 1950s by Dutch collector Isaac Van Bueren, who had moved to the Indonesian Island of Bali after his first wife and child were killed in a Nazi concentration camp.

Here’s how you can help spcaLA during its April Pet Adoption & Fundraising Week

Daily Breeze 17 Apr 2021
If you want to help pets get adopted, here’s your chance ... ... The money will go toward animal medical expenses, behavioral training, vaccinations, spaying and neutering, and purchasing much-needed pet food and supplies. Related Articles. Headed back to work with pandemic easing? Here’s how to get over that pet-owner anxiety ... .

SE Canton church, neighborhood getting boost from Habitat for Humanity

The Alliance Review 17 Apr 2021
SE as part of a larger neighborhood renewal plan. The Renewal Project ... More of the ongoing Habitat work ... "He handed us the keys to the church ... Other members who gathered recently to work include Diane DeGraffenreid, Helen Brunner, and Aimee Tyson, whose mother purchased a Habitat home in the neighborhood in 1996 ... Dr ... "I feel like God has been working.