Friday, January 11, through Sunday, January 20 Playcrafters Barn Theatre, 4950 35th Avenue, Moline IL The first show of the Playcrafters Barn Theatre's 2019 season, running January 11 through 20, is writer/director Alexander Richardson's (a work in progress) – a backstage/front-of-stage comedy Richardson originally wrote in 2015 and drastically re-wrote for its area debut. And the play serves as a fitting introduction to what may be…
Euro at 20 remains a work in progress
The euro celebrated its 20th birthday, but countries using it still wrestle with how the shared currency should work
Maine voted to make its statutes gender neutral in 1988. Here’s why it’s still a work in progress.
Maine legislators and voters moved more than 30 years ago to change masculine references in state law, but the effort was only piecemeal and it's on the verge of being finished under the first woman governor.
What Are Cannabis Topicals and How Do They Work?
Topicals are non-psychoactive cannabis-infused lotions, balms, and oils that are absorbed through the skin for localized relief of pain, soreness, and inflammation.
Figures, facts on legalization of cannabis in Illinois
Surrounding locales are already taking action on the legalization of cannabis On Oct. 15 the Bond County Board voted in favor of creating an ordinance to set a cannabis retailers occupation tax for the county, of 3.75 percent. Bond County State’s Attorney Dora Mann told the board the county is allowed to tax the sale of cannabis: 3 percent for municipalities and 3.75 percent for non-incorporated areas. Cannabis will be legal for usage in Illinois on Jan. 1, 2020, but was legalized for…
Hwy. 101 widening work progresses, but funding imperiled
A new bridge is coming along at the Sonoma-Marin county line. But a ballot measure and a lawsuit threaten funding for projects to address key bottlenecks.
‘Work In Progress’ Host Sophia Bush Wants Women To Ask For What They Deserve
The actress dished on her neverending curiosity, new podcast and advice for women starting a business.
Here’s how work is progressing on Lanier Islands Parkway widening in South Hall
Construction has hit high gear on Lanier Islands Parkway/Ga. 347 between Lanier Islands resort and McEver Road in South Hall County.
Maine’s still a long way from figuring out how legal marijuana will work
It’s still uncertain how much recreational growers will be charged for permits, a key concern for growers considering entering the market.
On The Market: Blast-from-the-Past Homes That Still Inspire
These older homes have all the charm of yesteryear, plus plenty of modern-day amenities.
Top 15 NFL free agents still on the market
Who will be next in line for a new contract? Presented below, in alphabetical order, are the top-15 players still available in the second wave of NFL free agency.
What is CBD, does it work and why is it suddenly trendy? Cannabis products — caramels, bath...
Cannabidiol is most often derived from hemp, not marijuana. CBD doesn't get users high, but it's growing in popularity as an alternative treatment for anxiety and pain.
Why Is There Still a Huge Black Market for Weed in Oregon?
I’ve read there is still a huge black market for weed in Oregon. What gives? Yes, there is a large black market, has always been, and will be for a while here in Oregon. There is also a dark gray market, an off-white market, and many shades between. As a general concept, the further weed gets from the grower, the darker the market. Right now, Oregon probably grows about four or five times the amount...
Despite some progress, binge drinking still a top concern at...
FARGO—North Dakota State University has made some inroads in curbing alcohol abuse among its student body in the decade since a group began fostering a healthy culture, but binge drinking remains a stubborn problem.University administrators credit the President's Council for Campus Well-Being, a group...
Week 9 Picks: Still some work to do before playoffs
Sports reporter Jake Furr went 7-2 last week improving to 52-27 while fellow scribe Jon Spencer went 5-4 last week making his record 48-31.
Why Direct Mail Still Matters and How to Make It Work for Your Business
Published: June 3, 2014 Do you think direct mail has gone the way of the dinosaur? Think again. In 2013, nearly two-thirds of all consumers bought something as a result of a direct mail piece, according to the Direct Mail Association (DMA). Not surprisingly, people age 65 and older are prime candidates for direct mail, since they tend to stay at the same address for many years and they enjoy reading their mail. What might surprise you is that young adults aged 18…
Why Apple, Nvidia Breakouts Still Worked Despite 'Light Volume'
Sometimes, a fantastic breakout by a high-quality growth stock starts in average or barely higher than usual volume. Why?
Louisville seeing progress in defense, but finishing games is still a problem it must fix
Defensive coordinator saw progress against Wake Forest, but he also learned Louisville must finish games to improve this season.
Twitter is 'still working out' how edit button for tweets would work
Speaking at an event in India's capital of New Delhi, Jack Dorsey said the most likely outcome was a system aimed at correcting spelling mistakes.
Why we still celebrate pride after much progress
Pride is a time to celebrate, but it is also a time to remember