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Hazard Preparedness Guide Available Now – The Garden Island

The fourth edition of the “Owner’s Manual for Preparing for Natural Hazards” is now available free of charge from public libraries and some Kaua’i County offices. The “Homeowner’s Handbook for Preparing for Natural Hazards,” published by the University of Hawaii’s Sea Grant College program, provides detailed information on how to prepare homes and families for […]

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Employer Handbook Contract Created Despite Disclaimer

The Minnesota Supreme Court held that a manual’s contractual disclaimers did not allow an employer to refuse to pay a former employee paid time off (PTO) accrued in accordance with its manual. In 2017, the city of Plainview, Minnesota fired the plaintiff from his position as manager of its municipal liquor store. At the time […]

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Here is a beautifully illustrated textbook for Greek mythology

Many courses during my years at school have covered the subject of Greek mythology. Since then, I have devoured books, watched docuseries, and read novels that make familiar characters spin on their heads. I never tire of learning about the gods and goddesses and (usually) unhappy souls who cross their path. And a new book […]

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the final results of the 2020/21 season

Hello listener. You may remember that last year we were planning to publish a Totally Football Yearbook, but a small pandemic that turned the world upside down put a wrinkle in this one instead. Good news though: the Totally Football Yearbook is back, out August 5 and available pre-order NOW. The Totally Football Yearbook will […]

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Tucker Carlson’s college yearbook says he belonged to Harvey Milk’s murderer club

Fox News host Tucker Carlson identified himself as “Dan White Society” in his 1991 Trinity College yearbook entry. Dan White was the name of the man who killed the San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk, California’s first openly gay elected official, in 1978. A representative from Trinity College confirmed the veracity of […]

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Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams review – a sweet and hopeful story | Fiction

In 1901, a concerned member of the public wrote to the men who were compiling the first Oxford English Dictionary to let them know that a word was missing. In 1857 the Unrecorded Words Committee of the Philological Society of London had decided that Britain needed a successor to Samuel Johnson’s 1755 dictionary. It had […]

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Why I Created an Employee Handbook Before I Even Had Employees

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. There are a lot of things you need to document properly for a startup, not the least of which is the employee handbook. When I decided to leave my previous startup and move on to a brand new idea, I wrote it all down before anyone even […]

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Anthony Bourdain’s New Book is a Guide to the Places He Loved Most

Anthony Bourdain’s television programs, including Visit of a cook (2002-2003), No reservations (2005-2012) and Unknown parts (2013-2018), make great last minute travel guides. His shows, for example, helped me find underground cafes in Chile and discover places to sing fado in Portugal. Bourdain’s food writer and assistant Laurie Woolever must have recognized how useful her […]

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Five takeaways from NYPD’s ‘Goon Squad’ guide – streetsblog New York City

Notoriously aggressive NYPD agents who used their bikes as weapons to violently arrest peaceful protesters last year were only following their own manual, according to an explosive new report from The Intercept. In January, Attorney General Letitia James filed a federal lawsuit against the NYPD over its use of excessive force during months of summer […]

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Green Building Guide | Arcadis

The the solution Arcadis has undertaken extensive research and benchmarking while working closely with key stakeholders to find the best solutions that will guide Hong Kong’s transformation. As a result, we were able to identify and compile into a guide 30 innovative smart and green strategies that can be applied throughout the building lifecycle. These […]

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Meet the gothic teen from Long Island whose yearbook photo went viral

Phone book photo goes viral A Long Island high school senior is an internet star after her yearbook photo exploded on social media. MATTITUCK, NY – Weronika Jachimowicz describes herself as a creative person who doesn’t like to stick to the norm. High school Salvatorian Mattituck, 17, herself is shameless, usually decked out in dark […]

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CROWS Recognized for System Security Engineering Cyber ​​Guidebook > Air Force > Article Display

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. (AFNS) — A new issue Office of Government Accountability report on Cybersecurity of weapon systems identified the US Air Force as the only service to have issued service-wide guidance detailing how acquisition programs should define cybersecurity requirements and incorporate those requirements into contracts. The report, which followed a […]

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Gothic high school salutator yearbook photo goes viral

Weronika Jachimowicz took two senior photos. In the first, she dressed, in her own words, “normally”. During her recovery, she decided to “do it all” and be herself. The 17-year-old high school student from Mattituck High School took the opportunity to express herself fully, donning layers of accessories including a pair of black horns, choker, […]

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How to use what you have

Skills data is complicated. Talking about it and researching it can help, but you’ll often find jargon, acronyms, and even conflicting ideas. Cutting through all this noise is important because understanding skills data is invaluable to your organization. To help you harness its power, we’ve simplified the terminology in our three-part series, The skills data […]