North Carolina Sweetpotato Commission Welcomes New Executive Director

The North Carolina SweetPotato Commission, Inc. today announced that Michelle L. Grainger has joined the Commission as Executive Director. With over 20 years of management experience, Grainger most recently served as Executive Director of the Farm Management Program at NC State University. In this role, her efforts have focused on …

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Lego exhibition at the museum a beautiful work of art

At least 1 million LEGO have gone into a model of Columbus that is both real and imagined, and is on display at the Columbus Museum of Art. However, according to the members of the OHIOLug (Ohio LEGO Users Group) who built the model, the number of Legos is probably …

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Type of heart attack differs in people living with HIV: link to drug use and sepsis in young people

Sepsis and the use of stimulant drugs are important causes of heart attacks in people living with HIV according to a US study published in the Journal of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndromes. Heart attacks with such causes, rather than attacks caused by hardening of the arteries, predominated in young people living …

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Organizations can no longer afford to ignore encrypted traffic

Whether you are a small business operating from a single office or a global enterprise with a huge, distributed corporate network, not inspecting inbound and outbound encrypted traffic can be a costly mistake as cybercriminals increasingly use plus TLS (Transport Layer Security) in their attacks. Case in point: In Q1 …

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Parachuting Museum to take Central Florida to new heights – WFTV

KISSIMMEE, Florida – There are over a dozen skydiving facilities in Florida, including several right here in central Florida. This connection to the sport is the reason why central Florida was chosen to host the new museum and the Skydiving Hall of Fame. “We want to bring the excitement, commitment …

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Vaccination of rural PAs | Eyewitness News

SHAMOKIN, NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY (WBRE / WYOU) – It’s a team effort in rural central and northeastern Pennsylvania to help bring PA closer to collective immunity. Complaints and concerns have been brought to light and different organizations are stepping in to help get vaccines and appointments for people in less populated …

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New York Rangers pre-game news and notes

The New York Rangers are preparing for a two-game series against the Philadelphia Flyers which begins Thursday night at Madison Square Garden. New York Rangers: 23-17-6 (52 pts)Philadelphia Flyers: 20-18-7 (47 pts) The Blueshirts have won four of the last five (4-1-0 record). The Rangers have also had at least …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: 4 South Florida Organizations Team Up To Vaccinate Hundreds Of At-Risk Homeless Residents

WLRN staff continue to add updates on testing and immunization sites, executive orders and messages from government officials, as well as the latest news on COVID-19. You can find information on free food and feed distributions here. The dedicated Florida Department of Health website, including information on the number of …

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John Travolta’s Fairy Tale Dance with Princess Diana | People

John Travolta says dancing with the late Princess Diana was like a “fairy tale”. The “Grease” star met the late Princess of Wales at a White House party in 1985 and he admitted it was “a great privilege and honor” to be able to dance with her at the party. …

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Syrian anti-aircraft missile lands near Israeli nuclear site | Middle East News

The Israeli army strikes Syrian missile batteries after the explosion near the Dimona nuclear site in the south of the country. IDF says Syrian anti-aircraft missile missed target and exploded near nuclear facility in southern city of Dimona, attack says army spokesman likely accident . There were no immediate reports …

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