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Design favorites – 12/25

This week, we featured the recently-released results of the American Community Survey from the U.S. Census Bureau in the Longboat Observer. The survey revealed demographic details of the Longboat Key community. 51 more words


Statesboro experiences biggest crime drop in 5 years

STATESBORO, Ga. (WJCL) – Crime in Statesboro is on the decline. This is happening despite more people in the area.

“We’re excited to see with the population growth we’ve actually had a decrease in crime,” said Statesboro Police Corporal Justin Samples. 229 more words

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Fun Fact Friday 1/23/15

Some of you know I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

I have written several posts about being a member of this church, and as I looked at the calendar I knew exactly what I wanted to write about today: 168 more words

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Y Combinator's demographics are representative of its applicant pool, but not of America

Y Combinator, one of the most sought-after startup accelerators, recently released demographic figures that point to Silicon Valley’s diversity problem. Though the incubator aimed to increase diversity among its winter 2015 class, women, blacks, and Hispanics remain largely underrepresented compared with US population figures. 190 more words

Film office seeks talent for U.S. Census commercial

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — The U.S. Census wants you – but not in the way you might think this time.

Officials with the Savannah Film Office announced by social media, Monday, that filming for a Census Bureau commercial will be between Jan. 187 more words


Searching for Slovenian roots - Bill 4

Spelling variations of Slovenian names in United States records

Slovenian langugae uses special characters (č, š, ž / Č, Š, Ž), which are sometimes difficult to be used or spelled in English or other foreign language, like German (remember: Slovenian matriculas from 18/19 centuries are written in German). 906 more words


Census: Florida surpasses NY in population

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – It’s official: Florida has surpassed New York in population to become the third-most populous state in the union.

Figures released Tuesday by the U.S. 117 more words