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Raleigh Tea Room Hosts British Consulate’s High Tea

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January 19, 2017 0
By Kay Whatley, Editor Representatives of the British Consulate visited Raleigh, North Carolina, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, and took the time to have tea with local British nationals. This “Tea with the British Consulate” drew dozens [...]
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Dr. Nicholas’ Corner: The Future of Humans

January 18, 2017 0
Editorial by Nicholas Pediaditakis, MD, DLFAPA Are we humans going to make it? We could and we may. We have all the qualities for it; but, we should not take that for granted, even though we [...]
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Things To Do in NC When You’re Bored — January 19-22

January 18, 2017 0
By Kay Whatley, Editor This list covers events from the North Carolina counties of Edgecombe, Franklin, Nash, Johnston, Wake, Wayne, Wilson, and beyond. Contact information or RSVP deadlines, where applicable, have been included. In addition to [...]
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Breaded Okra Recalled Due to Potential Glass Fragments

January 15, 2017 0
On January 13, 2017, the Pictsweet Company of Bells, Tennessee, voluntarily recalled select packages of Pictsweet Farms 12-ounce Breaded Okra after the company learned that some packages may contain glass fragments, which could cause injury [...]
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Editorial: Talking ‘bout Resolutions (Part 2)

January 15, 2017 0
New Year’s Resolutions are tough to make, and to keep, so this two-part article is designed to help you succeed by keeping your resolutions in mind. Now several weeks into 2017, hopefully you have had a [...]
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Shades of Grey: Resolutions

January 15, 2017 0
Some situations are viewed in black and white; right and wrong. Yet, many people think situations also have a grey area where solutions are not so easily discerned. This is not just about the choices [...]
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Friends of the Earth Calls for US EPA to Ban Neonicotinoid Pesticides

January 13, 2017 0
“EPA Botches Bee-Toxic Pesticide Risk Assessments” By Tiffany Finck-Haynes, Friends of the Earth On January 12, 2017, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its preliminary pollinator risk assessment for three neonicotinoid insecticides: clothianidin, thiamethoxam and [...]
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Puzzles Page: January 13, 2017

January 13, 2017 0
Click the link below to download the puzzles from this issue. 2017 January 13 — online puzzles PDF — from The Grey Area newspaper, www.greyareanews.com. The answer in this week’s puzzle is for the December 23, [...]
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Ag Development Forum at the NC State Fairgrounds on Feb. 2

January 12, 2017 0
Economic Outlook, State of Agriculture Address on Tap at 12th Annual Event By Brian Long, NCDA&CS The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) is hosting two events for farmers and agribusinesses. Both events [...]
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Career-spanning “Weird Al” Yankovic Box Set Released

January 12, 2017 0
Squeeze Box: 14 Remastered Studio Albums and Bonus Disc Housed in a Replica of Al’s Accordion By Gabby Gibb, Legacy Recordings and Ellee Fletcher for Pledge Media, The Press House “Weird Al” Yankovic, rock music’s legendary [...]