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examiner.com
San Francisco Symphony presents Hitchcock’s ‘Vertigo’In 2012, the critics’ poll in the British Film Industry’s Sight & Sound magazin
San Francisco Symphony presents Hitchcock’s ‘Vertigo’
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
In 2012, the critics’ poll in the British Film Industry’s Sight & Sound magazine decreed Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 psychological thriller Vertigo to be the best film ever made, knocking Citizen Kane from its No 1 position. Vertigo has also regularly... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techSAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americ
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americans make up a tiny fraction of the overwhelmingly white and Asian male workforces of major technology companies, the ranks of aspiring entrepreneurs and venture... Read more
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First Coast News
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techSAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americ
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americans make up a tiny fraction of the overwhelmingly white and Asian male workforces of major technology companies, the ranks of aspiring entrepreneurs and venture... Read more
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KTVB Boise
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techSAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americ
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americans make up a tiny fraction of the overwhelmingly white and Asian male workforces of major technology companies, the ranks of aspiring entrepreneurs and venture... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techSAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americ
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americans make up a tiny fraction of the overwhelmingly white and Asian male workforces of major technology companies, the ranks of aspiring entrepreneurs and venture... Read more
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USA Today
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techSAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americ
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — In Silicon Valley, they call it the 2% problem. African Americans make up a tiny fraction of the overwhelmingly white and Asian male workforces of major technology companies, the ranks of aspiring entrepreneurs and venture... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron Art Museum to expand Inside|Out programBy Staff Writer Museum officials said they will partner with eight new neighbo
Akron Art Museum to expand Inside|Out program
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 9 days ago
By Staff Writer Museum officials said they will partner with eight new neighborhoods to install 40 art reproductions from the museum’s collection. Last year, the museum installed 30 reproductions at outdoor locations in six neighborhoods in and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Daniel Harris: San Jose needs to move from stuck to stickyAt Trials, my downtown San Jose neighborhood watering hole, a woman turned to m
Daniel Harris: San Jose needs to move from stuck to sticky
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
At Trials, my downtown San Jose neighborhood watering hole, a woman turned to me, seeking advice about leaving the city. Julie had spent her life here and felt increasingly stuck. Between sips of her drink, she told me about her plans. "I want to... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
PechaKucha puts twist on PowerPoint presentationsBy Kathleen FolkerthEntertaining slide shows focus of community event “I went
PechaKucha puts twist on PowerPoint presentations
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 16 days ago
By Kathleen FolkerthEntertaining slide shows focus of community event “I went to an event on a Friday night and the place was packed and there was so much energy,” said Vyas. “It’s a way to showcase the dynamics of local artists and thinkers and... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Charles Thomas moves to Knight Foundation as directorCharles Thomas is leaving social entrepreneurship for civic engagement. Thomas
Charles Thomas moves to Knight Foundation as director
The Charlotte Post / Posted 19 days ago
Charles Thomas is leaving social entrepreneurship for civic engagement. Thomas, founding director of Queen City Forward to join the Charlotte-based John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as program director. Thomas, a Charlotte native, will work... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
10 Detroit businesses awarded $500,000 in Motor City Match grantsChad Dickinson gets $100,000 to fix up neglected building on LivernoisCommentsE
10 Detroit businesses awarded $500,000 in Motor City Match grants
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 19 days ago
Chad Dickinson gets $100,000 to fix up neglected building on LivernoisCommentsEmailPrint Photo by Shawn Lee Studios Chad Dickinson is redeveloping the historic Hunter's Supper Club on... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Business News & NotesBy Staff WriterEly Road Boutique opens in Downtown Akron The new business is o
West Side Business News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 23 days ago
By Staff WriterEly Road Boutique opens in Downtown Akron The new business is owned by Susan and Jerry Pruitt, of Fairlawn. Ely Road Boutique offers “fashionable and affordable merchandise for women,” according to Susan Pruitt, who added the business... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit Public Television to establish production space at Detroit Historical MuseumPhoto by Detroit Historical Society The Detroit Historical Museum, at 5401 Wood
Detroit Public Television to establish production space at Detroit Historical Museum
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 23 days ago
Photo by Detroit Historical Society The Detroit Historical Museum, at 5401 Woodward Ave., is operated by the Detroit Historical Society. In an effort to expand its coverage of the city of Detroit, Detroit Public Television has entered a two-year... Read more
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Philly.com
Electrical boxes go from wearisome to works of artIt was the neighborhood that was the inspiration for the more than year-old eff
Electrical boxes go from wearisome to works of art
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
It was the neighborhood that was the inspiration for the more than year-old effort by HAHA x Paradigm - the marriage of HAHA magazine founder Ginger Rudolph and Jason Chen and Sara McCorriston, co-owners of Paradigm Gallery + Studio in Queen Village... Read more

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