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People at the core of award-winning orchard business

Orchard manager Helen Scott. Photo / Supplied Whiritoa Orchards has been named the 2022 Regional Supreme Winner in the Bay of Plenty Ballance Farm Environment Awards. Led by orchard manager Helen Scott, Whiritoa Orchards grows both conventional and organic gold kiwifruit while striving to improve the land for future generations. Since purchasing the property, Māori […]

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Biden will posthumously award Steve Jobs the Presidential Medal of Freedom | Engadget

The US government has no higher award with which to honor a civilian’s achievements than the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Handed out at the discretion of the Commander in Chief, the MoF celebrates “an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural or other significant public or […]

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Lil Nas X And 11 Other Black LGBTQ Celebrities Who Deserve A BET Award

Lil Nas X brought attention to a lack of LGBTQ acceptance in Black culture and blamed BET for amplifying the anti-LGBTQ sentiment through lack of visibility and blatant exclusion. He claims the strained relationship began after BET became very upset following the performance stunt. Source link

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Winners of the UIA 2030 Award Announced: Acknowledging Architects’ Contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals

Winners of the UIA 2030 Award Announced: Acknowledging Architects’ Contributions to the Sustainable Development Goals Housing Upcycle Program, Barrio Mugica of Buenos Aires. Image Courtesy of Special Project Unit Barrio Padre Carlos Mugica, Buenos Aires City Government Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/984286/winners-of-the-uia-2030-award-announced-acknowledging-architects-contributions-to-the-sustainable-development-goals Today, at the eleventh session of the World Urban […]

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Biden to award Medal of Honor to 4 Vietnam War vets who went “above and beyond call of duty”

President Biden will award the Medal of Honor to four U.S. Army veterans who fought during the Vietnam War more than 50 years ago, the White House said on Monday. Why it matters: The Medal of Honor is the country’s highest level of recognition for soldiers who go “above and beyond the call of duty,” […]

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President Biden to Award Medal of Honor | The White House

On July 5, 2022, President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. will award the Medal of Honor to four U.S. Army Soldiers who fought in the Vietnam War:  Staff Sergeant Edward N. Kaneshiro (posthumous), Specialist Five Dwight W. Birdwell, Specialist Five Dennis M. Fujii, and retired Major John J. Duffy.     Staff Sergeant Edward N. Kaneshiro will […]

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Liberty Gold Receives 2022 Environmental Excellence Award from the State of Utah, Department of Natural Resources

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Liberty Gold Corp. (TSX: LGD; OTCQX: LGDTF) (“Liberty Gold” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the receipt of the 2022 Environmental Excellence Award from the State of Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Oil, Gas and Mining on June 22, 2022, from Chris D. […]

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Staten Island elementary school teacher wins NYC’s prestigious Big Apple award

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Shara Breit, an elementary school teacher at PS 11 in Dongan Hills, was one of 20 recipients of this year’s prestigious Big Apple Awards. The awards, which were announced by New York City Schools Chancellor David Banks, celebrate the exemplary performance of public school teachers throughout the city that inspire students, […]

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NICE CXone Awarded TMC’s 2022 Cloud Computing Product of the Year Award

HOBOKEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, and Cloud Computing Magazine have awarded the market-leading NICE CXone cloud platform as a 2022 Cloud Computing Product of the Year. The Cloud Computing Product of the Year Award honors vendors with the most innovative, useful, and beneficial cloud products and […]

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Lil Nas X Urinated On His BET Award After He Was Snubbed Following His Same-Sex Kiss At Last Year’s Show

It comes just two weeks after Lil Nas said the snub was a reflection of “homophobia in the black community.” Posted 2 minutes ago Last year, Lil Nas X made history when he kissed his male backup dancer during his performance at the BET Awards, an annual ceremony that celebrates Black people in the entertainment […]