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Alfaro homers in 8th, Marlins end Dodgers’ 9-game streak
MIAMI (AP)Jorge Alfaro hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Miami Marlins ended the Los Angeles Dodgers’ nine-game winning streak with a 5-4 victory on Monday night. Alfaro ...
Crews Use Ladder Truck To Rescue Injured Hawk From Boulder Light Pole
Firefighters and animal control officers responded to 19th and Violet Streets in Boulder on Monday to help rescue a red-tailed hawk that was stuck in a light pole.
This Week's Upcoming Chicago Area Events
Your Chicago Patch community calendar is a great way to keep tabs on what's happening near you and discover local events that fit your interests. Here are some events taking place in town this week.
Biden’s infrastructure push challenges Illinois’ car-centric plan
The president’s plan to cut pollution, promote public transit and address racial inequities would mark a sharp change for a transportation system built for the Eisenhower Era. If President Joe Biden ...
Cape Ann Business Briefcase
The communities of Gloucester, Rockport, Essex, and Manchester, working collaboratively with each other and the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce, are offering free business assistance, support and ...
The alien economy: Roswell powered by UFO mania
An estimated 15,000 tourists flocked to the city this week for its annual UFO Festival, which combines serious lectures on a host of paranormal subjects with Americana offerings, such as an ...
Early-stage plan for Sherwin-Williams downtown HQ mixes mostly good ideas with some bad ones
It was cause for excitement last year when Sherwin-Williams, the global paint and coatings giant based in the Terminal Tower complex, announced it would stay in downtown Cleveland and build a new ...
Day My Mother Cried and Other Stories
The lasting charm of Kaufman’s stories lies in a delightful mix of personal incidents and observations set against an anchoring backdrop of cultural tradition.
Community Voices: Who is steering China's growth?
I moved to Beijing in 1996 with my family for a 4.5 year work assignment. Since China has lately been in the news, I thought I’d share some observations and ...
Meet Dominic Poggi, the new SW Indiana SBDC Regional Director
Serving on the E-REP leadership team, Poggi will provide strategic oversight to create measurable impact on the formation, growth and sustainability of small businesses and help entrepreneurs start ...
Chutes & Ladders—AstraZeneca internally promotes Galbraith to helm cancer R&D
After 11 years working on cancer therapies at AstraZeneca, Susan Galbraith, Ph.D., has been named the Big Pharma's successor to the late José Baselga, who led cancer R&D. Former Sanofi research head ...
Downtown Frederick Partnership has spoken. We must obey.
The Frederick restaurant scene has officially gone from simply silly to crazytown. From one end of downtown to the other, extensive areas of public property, in the form of sidewalks, are being handed ...