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Canada

Small B.C. community ordered to evacuate from path of wildfire southwest of Penticton | CBC News

Emergency officials have ordered all residents to evacuate from the B.C. community of Olalla, about 40 kilometres southwest of Penticton, due to the Keremeos Creek wildfire. The unincorporated town, with a population of more than 400, was put under full evacuation orders Thursday afternoon, affecting roughly 200 properties, around 5 p.m. by the Regional District of […]

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Health

🌱 School Security Funding + Small Business Grants

Hi all. I’m back in your inbox this morning with your fresh edition of the Strongsville Daily. Here’s all the local news you need to know right now. 📣 Our readers love to celebrate good news! You can now shout out your big announcement at the top of the Strongsville Daily newsletter. Whether it’s a […]

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Science

Not All ‘Shrunken Heads’ in Museums Are Real. But There’s a Way to Tell

Reduced to the size of an apple with their eyes and lips stitched shut, it’s easy to forget that these iconic shrunken heads are, in fact, the remains of real humans who once lived and breathed.   For centuries, the famous relics (known as tsantsas) of the indigenous Ecuadorean Shuar people have been sold as […]

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Business

Small business confidence hits all-time low with Main Street convinced recession is already here and sales will suffer

Fg Trade | E+ | Getty Images Small business confidence has hit an all-time low as the majority of Main Street expects runaway inflation and a Federal Reserve that is incapable of engineering a soft landing for the economy. In fact, the majority of small business owners (57%) taking part in the CNBC/SurveyMonkey Small Business […]

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Science

Small town firm handed reins of £70BN Net Zero contract for Brexit Britain

Friends of the Earth, ClientEarth, Good Law Project and environmental campaigner Jo Wheatley were successful in forcing the Climate Change Act 2008 to become amended after they claimed the Government had illegally failed to include the policies required to deliver the promised emissions cuts. Sam Hunter Jones, senior lawyer at ClientEarth, said: “This decision is a […]

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Travel

Spain holidays: No.1 small town in Majorca to escape tourists – ‘Most popular with locals’

4. Artà – 1,600 monthly searches on Google The 4th most popular small town in Majorca is Artà, just a few kilometres inland from the northeast coast.  This town has managed to retain its authentic Majorcan charm due to being largely untouched by the mass of tourism that has saturated other parts of the island.  […]

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PR

Small Wind Power Market Projected to Hit $17.1 Billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 8.8%

Small Wind Power Market Growth Rise in demand for efficient electricity in unconnected areas and favorable government policies drive the growth of the global small wind power market. PORTLAND, OREGON, UNITED STATES, July 31, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, “Small Wind Power Market,” The small wind […]

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Travel

Holidaymakers can ‘discourage pickpockets’ using ‘small safety pin’ hack

Pickpocketing can happen to anyone, but tourists in many destinations are a particular target. Even if you have all of your belongings tucked away in your bag or on your person, a skilled thief could still steal them without you even realising. This is why, in certain places around the world, tourists need to be […]

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Technology

How cloud computing is transforming the landscape of small businesses? | HostReview.com

It is vital for companies to be on top of the latest trends in business and technology. One key development that’s changed business operations over the past decade is cloud computing. This article will discuss just what cloud computing is, as well as how it has benefited businesses of all shapes and sizes. Business success […]

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UK

New owners of old Tubbs factory in Norway envision hub for artists and small businesses

F.W. Tubbs & Co. factory in Norway is getting a make-over to serve artists, crafters and small businesses. Submitted photo NORWAY — Darkened and neglected for years, a relic from Norway’s reign as snowshoe capital of the world is getting a new lease on life, and new owners. The old Tubbs factory on Tannery Street […]