Deze week werd in het New Yorkse Flanders House de documentaire “All things Bakelite” voorgesteld. Het is het verhaal van Leo Baekeland, de Belgisch-Amerikaanse scheikundige die beschouwd wordt als ‘de vader van plastiek’. 797 more words
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The Urban Land Institute’s Housing Opportunity conference is in Boston this week, replete with important sessions on housing affordability, construction, design and how housing relates to community health. 238 more words
There is Biagio “Gino” Civale, an artist of Florentine origin who has seemingly seen it all in the art world. There’s also two Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalists turned painters, a woman whose day job includes making sonograms of wild animals and a small army of Riverdale artists. 39 more words
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Philipse Manor Hall is proud to host this annual free book giveaway presented in partnership with the Yonkers Federation of Teachers. Children from pre-k to third grade can take home a book of their choice, and have their picture taken with a certain big, red dog of literary fame!