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The Economic Times
10 Rajaji to 10 Akbar: Tale of two presidents, two bungalowsas a retirement home for former president the late A P J Abdul Kalam till his d
The Economic Times / Posted 44 minutes ago
as a retirement home for former president the late A P J Abdul Kalam till his death in 2015, after which it was allotted to Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma. Sharma vacated the 10, Rajaji Marg house after it was allotted to Mukherjee and has... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Ways to improve Obamacareof Xpostfactoid on Monday afternoon unearthed a package proposed in January by
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
of Xpostfactoid on Monday afternoon unearthed a package proposed in January by John Holahan and Linda J. Blumberg of the Urban Institute. It's an excellent starting point that attempts to balance improvements to the law with concessions that... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Two Detroits': Even far from downtown, contrasts abound in city neighborhoodsMary's fall behind. Every neighborhood shows its own unique assets and liabilit
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
Mary's fall behind. Every neighborhood shows its own unique assets and liabilities. But longtime neighborhood activists and urban experts agree on some things. The biggest difference — what may represent the key element separating the successes... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
RERA deadlock: Homebuyers in limbo as builders move court ahead of deadline for registering projectsin a week and the Centre unlikely to give an extension, developers are getting
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 hours ago
in a week and the Centre unlikely to give an extension, developers are getting edgy,” said sources in the Housing and Urban affairs ministry, which piloted the law. In the National Capital Region (NCR), for instance, around 5 lakh people are... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ed Pawlowski: I have effectively carried out duties as mayorto assist the city in health-related issues. •Secured a $1.4 million national
The Morning Call / Posted 15 hours ago
to assist the city in health-related issues. •Secured a $1.4 million national grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development for lead-based paint hazard control. •Implemented a new security camera program for city... Read more
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New Kerala
Shri Rajnath Singh chairs meeting of Home Minister's Advisory Committee for Dadra and Nagar Haveli - newkerala news #256224New Delhi, July 21: The meeting of Home Minister Advisory Committee for Union T
New Kerala / Posted 16 hours ago
New Delhi, July 21: The meeting of Home Minister Advisory Committee for Union Territory Dadra and Nagar Haveli (DNH) was held here today under the Chairmanship of Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh. The Union Territory was represented by Shri... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Hachie's Grant, Timberview's Mullins and YIIS power to 2-1 in GASO after victory against Houston Sanni HoopsMarcus S. Marion | mmarion@waxahachietx.com DUNCANVILLE — Yes II Success' 17s
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 16 hours ago
Marcus S. Marion | mmarion@waxahachietx.com DUNCANVILLE — Yes II Success' 17s Amateur Athletic Union team used 30 points from Chris Mullins and Mar'Quaylen Grant to beat Houston Sanni Hoops 77-64 and move to 2-1 in the at Sandra D. Meadows Memorial... Read more
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Torontoist
Eden Smith and the Arrival of the Arts and Crafts Movement in Torontoand Crafts movement, and well-connected to the cultural elite, Toronto architec
Torontoist / Posted 18 hours ago
and Crafts movement, and well-connected to the cultural elite, Toronto architect Eden Smith made a lasting impact on the urban fabric of the city. Born in Birmingham, England, at the epicentre of the Second Industrial Revolution in 1859, Eden... Read more
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The Hindu
Notes from Aarhusreally, in a country obsessed with bikes, additional public transportation insi
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
really, in a country obsessed with bikes, additional public transportation inside a city that is one fifth of Chennai’s urban area is, well, additional luxury), and newly acquired Michelin stars for its restaurants. It is also the European... Read more
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The Hindu
Sculpting life king sizesuppliant in post-coital sleep, the woman’s gaze deeply tender upon his foetal
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
suppliant in post-coital sleep, the woman’s gaze deeply tender upon his foetal form. And in the Mother Goddess piece, this union is complete, echoing John Donne: ‘If they be two, they are two so / As stiff twin compasses are two.’ Immense but... Read more
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Mashable
This mayor is leaving politics to fight climate change full-timecould experience chronic inundation — about twice a month, on average — under i
Mashable / Posted 21 hours ago
could experience chronic inundation — about twice a month, on average — under intermediate sea level rise projections, the Union of Concerned Scientists said in a July 12 report. An artist's rendering of Hoboken's Southwest Park, a 1-acre... Read more
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Aljazeera
Saving Senegal's sons from vanishing in European seasyear, 200,000 young people join the labour market in Senegal, according to the
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
year, 200,000 young people join the labour market in Senegal, according to the United Nations. With a rising population and urban growth, the same Thiaroye families who, a few decades ago, owned a field and a pirogue, now have to find new ways to... Read more
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The Irish Times
A bloodless coup: The clean fight in Christopher Nolan’s DunkirkJust one of the 26 episodes was dedicated exclusively to those murders. That wo
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Just one of the 26 episodes was dedicated exclusively to those murders. That would not be the case now. In the Soviet Union, the unimaginable horror of the Eastern Front – around 8.7 million Red Army soldiers died – allowed the Great Patriotic... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Abandoned UFO-shaped Soviet monument captured in incredible photographsof the history of the Bulgarian Communist Party. The site, which was abandoned
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
of the history of the Bulgarian Communist Party. The site, which was abandoned in 1989 after the collapse of the Soviet Union, was visited by Bob Thissen from Heerlen, The Netherlands.The monument played host to the country's socialist communist... Read more
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WA Today
How brands upstage the main stage at Australia's leading music festival, SITGin line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in
WA Today / Posted yesterday
in line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in department stores like Bloomingdales and Urban Outfitters. "We want to give our guests priceless experiences, stuff they can capture and remember. "At Coachella this... Read more
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Canberra Times
Splendour in the Grass 2017: How brands steal the show at Australia's leading music festivalin line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
in line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in department stores like Bloomingdales and Urban Outfitters. "We want to give our guests priceless experiences, stuff they can capture and remember. "At Coachella this... Read more
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Brisbane Times
How brands upstage the main stage at Australia's leading music festival, SITGin line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
in line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in department stores like Bloomingdales and Urban Outfitters. "We want to give our guests priceless experiences, stuff they can capture and remember. "At Coachella this... Read more
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Philly.com
From bar to barbershop: Visit Hemingway haunts in Northern Michiganat age 3 months, traveling with his family to their cottage on Walloon Lake. Th
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
at age 3 months, traveling with his family to their cottage on Walloon Lake. The Hemingways were among many well-to-do urban dwellers who trekked to the Petoskey area to escape the heat and pollution of industrial metropolitan areas in the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Port of Seattle commission races: a look at the 15 candidates vying for 3 spotsCalkins is endorsed by Democratic groups from 10 legislative districts, Local 6
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Calkins is endorsed by Democratic groups from 10 legislative districts, Local 6 of the Service Employees International Union, and the local urban policy website The Urbanist; he’s raised $33,000. Creighton, the incumbent, says his... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Once Seen As Too Left-Wing, Will Jeremy Corbyn Be U.K.'s Next Prime Minister?popularity soared among youth angry about student debt, income inequality and B
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
popularity soared among youth angry about student debt, income inequality and Britain's upcoming exit from the European Union. There's even a new video game called Corbyn Run, in which a Corbyn avatar takes money from bankers and redistributes... Read more
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The Age
Splendour in the Grass 2017: How brands steal the show at Australia's leading music festivalin line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
in line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in department stores like Bloomingdales and Urban Outfitters. "We want to give our guests priceless experiences, stuff they can capture and remember. "At Coachella this... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Splendour in the Grass 2017: How brands steal the show at Australia's leading music festivalin line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
in line with our brand," Coleman said of his collections, which are stocked in department stores like Bloomingdales and Urban Outfitters. "We want to give our guests priceless experiences, stuff they can capture and remember. "At Coachella this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Potable Water Scarcity DiscussedGalloping urbanisation and intense contamination from underground water to blam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Galloping urbanisation and intense contamination from underground water to blame. Water is everywhere in Douala. The city is known for low water table which often leads to flood events during wet seasons in most neighbourhoods. Sometimes boreholes... Read more
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The Age
Irritation index: Will Sydney pull up the welcome mat to tourists? are forecast to spend more than 146 million nights in Sydney by 2024-25. But t
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
are forecast to spend more than 146 million nights in Sydney by 2024-25. But tourism can carry unwanted baggage such as urban congestion, rising housing prices, loss of social amenity, destruction of unique neighbourhoods and environmental... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Irritation index: Will Sydney pull up the welcome mat to tourists? are forecast to spend more than 146 million nights in Sydney by 2024-25. But t
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
are forecast to spend more than 146 million nights in Sydney by 2024-25. But tourism can carry unwanted baggage such as urban congestion, rising housing prices, loss of social amenity, destruction of unique neighbourhoods and environmental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
35 Saccos Sign Up to Offer Interest-Free House Loanswhich their members will get interest-free mortgages. The scheme dubbed Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
which their members will get interest-free mortgages. The scheme dubbed Africa Tenancy Purchase Initiative will see credit union members pay an upfront deposit of 10 per cent of the cost of a unit and then pay the balance in "rent" instalments for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Musicians in Unionism ConferenceIn a quest to familiarize musicians with how works of their union, the Musician
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
In a quest to familiarize musicians with how works of their union, the Musicians union of Malawi (MUM) is holding a two-day conference for its central chapter in Lilongwe. The workshop, funded by the Swedish Musician Union (SMF) began July 19 at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Row Erupts Between Ministry and Bridge Schoolsof informal schools in slums in towns on lack of public schools. Ms Dorothy Og
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of informal schools in slums in towns on lack of public schools. Ms Dorothy Ogega told a forum in Nairobi on APBET that urban informal settlements demand for schooling has outstripped supply for lack of public schools in those areas. "For... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
| india-news | Hindustan Timescity plans to celebrate the “world heritage city” status was made by Ahmedabad
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
city plans to celebrate the “world heritage city” status was made by Ahmedabad municipal commissioner at then housing and urban affairs minister M Venkaiah Naidu’s residence on Monday. This was the last assignment of Naidu before he demitted... Read more
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SaukValley.com
A neighborhood downtown: Lawrence Lofts ushers in residential componentago, the county took control of the entire building. During the county's time i
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
ago, the county took control of the entire building. During the county's time in the Lawrence Building, only a carpenter's union and photography studio had brief stays there, Duffy said. Construction of the 20 units, which vary in size from 398 to... Read more
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The Hindu
Should urbanisation score over conservation?protested even then. But look at the Grands Projets — or officially, the Grande
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
protested even then. But look at the Grands Projets — or officially, the Grandes Operations d’Architecture et d’Urbanisme, an architectural programme initiated by President François Mitterrand to create modern iconic monuments in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Elon Musk to build 'underground hyperloop' between New York and DCwho asked if Texas could get a Hyperloop as well, Musk wrote: ‘For sure. First
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
who asked if Texas could get a Hyperloop as well, Musk wrote: ‘For sure. First set of tunnels are to alleviate greater LA urban congestion. Will start NY-DC in parallel. Then prob LA-SF and a TX loop.’ Hyperloop is a proposed method of travel... Read more
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Business Insider
Elon Musk says he just got 'verbal government approval' to build a Hyperloop between New York and DC"promising conversations" with LA Mayor Eric Garcetti about building a tunnel b
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
"promising conversations" with LA Mayor Eric Garcetti about building a tunnel between Los Angeles International Airport and Union Station, a main transit hub that connects Los Angeles to distant suburbs. Garcetti said he was considering using Musk's... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Exemption from NEET: Tamil Nadu delegation meets PM Modi, Union ministersElectricity Minister P Thangamani, Law Minister C Ve Shanmugam and Higher Educa
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Electricity Minister P Thangamani, Law Minister C Ve Shanmugam and Higher Education Minister K P Anbazhagan met Modi and Union Ministers for Health and HRD JP Nadda and Prakash Javadekar respectively. The delegation also called on Union Law... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia StarBank Trust, N.A., as Trustee for LSF9 Master Participation Trust vs. Ann Thi Le
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
Bank Trust, N.A., as Trustee for LSF9 Master Participation Trust vs. Ann Thi Le; David McClellan; Allsouth Federal Credit Union, I the undersigned as Master in Equity for Richland County, will sell on August 7, 2017 at 12:00 PM, at the Richland... Read more
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Columbia Star
Eventsinto “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. The mission of PARK(ing) Day
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. The mission of PARK(ing) Day is to call attention to the need for more urban open space, to generate critical debate around how public space is created, and allocated, and to improve the quality... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Forget Trump — the real meat this election is at the local levelelections. Unlike the presidential election, there is no anti-democratic, Elect
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
elections. Unlike the presidential election, there is no anti-democratic, Electoral-College system robbing individuals in urban areas of their full vote. That distortion at the national level is a real problem because cities and less-populated... Read more
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The Manila Times
William, Kate take Brexit ‘charm offensive’ to Germanyof cod, tuna and salmon at the giant modern office complex of Chancellor Angela
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
of cod, tuna and salmon at the giant modern office complex of Chancellor Angela Merkel, widely considered the European Union’s most powerful leader. Merkel took the couple onto a balcony offering a sweeping view of the reunified city ahead of... Read more
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New Kerala
Venkaiah Naidu: From humble beginnings to BJP's indispensable cog - newkerala news #255567New Delhi , July 19 : Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu has come a long way from his h
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi , July 19 : Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu has come a long way from his humble roots. From being a farmers' son to a Union Minister and now being handpicked as the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) pick for the post of Vice President, he has... Read more
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BBC News
The curious case of a hidden abbot and a besieged templesiege was that the elderly abbot, Phra Dhammachayo, was wanted on multiple crim
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
siege was that the elderly abbot, Phra Dhammachayo, was wanted on multiple criminal charges related to a collapsed credit union and police believed he was being hidden inside the temple. It was the largest security operation since the 2014 coup,... Read more
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New Kerala
Duty of elected representatives to prevent erosion of vitality and spirit of our democracy: Vice President - newkerala news #255440here today. The former Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, the former Governor
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
here today. The former Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, the former Governor of Punjab, Shri Shivraj Patil, the former Union Minister for Urban Development, Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation and Information & Broadcasting, Shri M. Venkaiah... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sydney apartment rents catch up with houses as experts raise doubts about 'supply solution'Douvis But this jump in rents might be because of, rather than despite, the su
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Douvis But this jump in rents might be because of, rather than despite, the surge of new supply onto the market, Tenants Union of NSW senior policy officer Ned Cutcher said. “I think it’s the outcome of the wrong kind of supply being pushed into... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Snyder task force: Municipalities must prefund new hires' retiree carereforms with the GOP-led Legislature, which will return to session this fall.
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
reforms with the GOP-led Legislature, which will return to session this fall. The task force included legislators, union leaders, municipal officials, business executives and retirement experts. Four members of the Snyder administration... Read more
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Business Wire
LaSalle Hotel Properties Reports Second Quarter 2017 ResultsDistrict of Columbia. The Company focuses on owning, redeveloping and repositio
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
District of Columbia. The Company focuses on owning, redeveloping and repositioning upscale, full-service hotels located in urban, resort and convention markets. LaSalle Hotel Properties seeks to grow through strategic relationships with premier... Read more
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Business Standard India
Model contract for privatising urban health careNiti Aayog and the Union ministry for health and family welfare have proposed a
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Niti Aayog and the Union ministry for health and family welfare have proposed a model contract to increase the role of private hospitals in treating non-communicable diseases in urban India. The agreement, which has been shared with states for their... Read more
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Ipswich Star
85% of farmers ‘struggle to get mobile phone coverage’, survey finds Guy Smith, vice president of the National Farmers' Union Most farmers are st
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
Guy Smith, vice president of the National Farmers' Union Most farmers are still struggling to get mobile phone coverage and reliable internet access, according to a survey. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Unicef India lauds Centre's approach in solving drinking water, sanitation issues - newkerala news #255428this is another area which requires innovation. Osbert referred to a recent to
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
this is another area which requires innovation. Osbert referred to a recent toilet pit emptying exercise carried out by Union Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation, Narendra Singh Tomar, and Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, whereby they led a... Read more
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BC Local News
Urban environmentalists have occupied NDPwould cement the environmentalist takeover of the NDP. Heyman transitioned from
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
would cement the environmentalist takeover of the NDP. Heyman transitioned from president of the B.C. Government Employees' Union to running the B.C. branch office of San Francisco- based Sierra Club before being elected in 2013. Now all in with... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Albright says the world is a messelite.” A growing wave of nationalism is creeping around the world as shown by
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
elite.” A growing wave of nationalism is creeping around the world as shown by Britain’s decision to leave the European Union and US President Donald Trump’s election victory against one of Albright’s successors, Hillary Clinton. Albright said... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
At the Market: Sweet onions grow beautifully in Coloradothe founder of ACRES, an educational living laboratory growing organic vegetabl
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 3 days ago
the founder of ACRES, an educational living laboratory growing organic vegetables at Warren Tech in Lakewood. His path to urban agriculture began on his uncle's farm in Hillsboro, N.D., which fueled his love for ingredients and stirred him towards... Read more
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