Traveling with Jefferson, Mayberry and a jackalope – Daily Press

Traveling with Jefferson, Mayberry and a jackalope – Daily Press

Thomas Jefferson’s legacy has gone through a bit of revisionist history of late, and a new book by Virginian Derek Baxter, “In Pursuit of Jefferson: Traveling through Europe with the Most Perplexing Founding Father” (Sourcebooks, 416 pgs., $ 27.99) just adds to the compilation. Baxter has taken a unique approach to the “American Sphinx,” as … Read more

Emmy Rossum Takes on Ambition, Billboards, and the Celebrity Machine in ‘Angelyne’

Emmy Rossum Takes on Ambition, Billboards, and the Celebrity Machine in ‘Angelyne’

‘I am not a woman. I am an icon. ‘ So is the mantra that opens Peacock’s original miniseries Angelyne and introduces its eponymous star. Unless you’re a Los Angeles native or care way too much about the minutiae of modern celebrity, the chances are that the name Angelyne won’t mean much to you. But … Read more

Merck Recognized for Responsible Entrepreneurship in the

Merck Recognized for Responsible Entrepreneurship in the

Washington, DC, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – On May 19, the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands presented the 2022 Holland on the Hill Heineken Award to New Jersey-based biopharmaceutical company Merck (NYSE: MRK) in a ceremony at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC Richard DeLuca, Jr., Executive Vice President of Merck … Read more

Does the Correlation Between Spring and Summer Weather Explain the Puzzling Results on Late Planting and Corn Yield? • farmdoc daily

Does the Correlation Between Spring and Summer Weather Explain the Puzzling Results on Late Planting and Corn Yield?  • farmdoc daily

In a recent farmdoc daily article (May 9, 2022), corn planting date results from agronomic field trials in Illinois were compared to state-level estimates of late planting impacts. The field trials indicated that the yield penalty for planting past mid-May is non-linear and substantial, with reductions as large as 10 to 20 percent. By contrast, … Read more

Wawa CEO serves up generous helping of business advice and refreshments | Rowan Today

Wawa CEO serves up generous helping of business advice and refreshments |  Rowan Today

Wawa President and CEO Chris Gheysens knows how to capture the attention of college students. “He rolled up in style with the Wawa truck offering soft pretzels, hot chocolate and coffee,” said marketing major Maksim Berlenbach. “Especially towards the end of the semester, we definitely appreciate that coffee.” The red and white Wawa truck served … Read more

Sterling Mutuals Allies with CI Financial’s Snap Projections to Boost Financial Planning Capabilities

Sterling Mutuals Allies with CI Financial’s Snap Projections to Boost Financial Planning Capabilities

WINDSOR, Ontario – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sterling Mutuals Inc., one of Canada’s largest independent financial services dealers, and Snap Projections Inc., a leader in financial planning software, announce a relationship that enhances the ability of Sterling’s advisors to support their clients with advanced financial planning services. Together with OneBoss Solutions Inc., the three firms have … Read more

Bears’ Matt Eberflus sends message after minor practice scuffle

Bears’ Matt Eberflus sends message after minor practice scuffle

Eberflus won’t ‘tolerate’ fighting after minor practice scuffle originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago LAKE FOREST – If new head coach Matt Eberflus will prioritize one thing during his first season with the Bears, it’s discipline. Eberflus wants the Bears to be aggressive but under control. Harnessing that aggression starts during OTAs and will be … Read more

MP Resident’s Book Teaches Children About Empathy

MP Resident’s Book Teaches Children About Empathy

Jessica Zalewski Jessica Zalewski of Mount Prospect has developed a deep passion for meaningful storytelling. It’s led to her publishing a 25-page graphic children’s novel that focuses on empathy. “I was inspired after some personal life events that had a heavy stigma around them to teach empathy to others due to the additional pain other … Read more