Expectations for Hawaii’s economy remain level

Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star Advertiser. Have fun with this free story! According to the latest government assessment, no new clouds will rain over Hawaii’s expected economic growth for the next two years. The state’s Department of Economy, Economic Development and Tourism released a new quarterly forecast for the local economy earlier this week and … Read more

COPA receives a grant from the Georgia Humanities to work documenting African American history on the Georgia coast

BRUNSWICK – Mercer University’s College of Professional Advancement was recently awarded a $2,500 grant from Georgia Humanities for its latest work in a nearly decade-long research-based service-learning project documenting African-American history on the Georgia coast. Over the past nine years, the students of Dr. Melanie Pavich, in partnership with the St. Simons African American Heritage … Read more

Tesla delivers first trailer truck to Pepsi

Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveils the “semi” electric truck near Los Angeles, California in 2017. Photo: Veronique Dupont/AFP via Getty Images Elon Musk announced on Thursday that Tesla will launch its long-awaited all-electric semi-trucks. The big picture: The first shipment of the Tesla Semi, which was unveiled five years ago, was delivered to PepsiCo’s Modesto, … Read more

10 Famous Indiana Dishes (Most Popular Dishes)

These famous Indiana Food are part of what makes the federal state so special! If you’re from Indiana, you know our state is famous for a few things. Would you like to save this blog post? Enter your email address below and we’ll send the item straight to your inbox! Note: JavaScript is required for … Read more

As Colorado Springs mourns the shooting of Club Q, a cast of actors directs a special version of It’s a Wonderful Life. = Colorado

A Christmas classic opens in Colorado Springs as the LGBTQ community mourns the Club Q shooting that left five dead. It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play opens this week at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Theater Company. This version of the American classic ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ still follows Bedford Falls idealist … Read more

Ocracoke Light gets a makeover ^ North Carolina

The gleaming white Ocracoke Light has survived much in the nearly two centuries it has guided seafarers. Located in the heart of Ocracoke Village, the lighthouse was built to guide ships through Ocracoke Inlet and into Pamlico Sound. It is the nation’s second oldest operational light station. The current light has 8000 candlepower and can … Read more

Trans teens and their families flee Texas ` Texas

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter keeping readers up-to-date with the most important news from Texas. For LGBTQ mental health support, call the Trevor Project’s 24-hour toll-free support line at 866-488-7386. You can also reach a trained crisis counselor through the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline by calling or texting 988. One morning in … Read more