LA ‘s Public Sidewalks and Parkways Need More Trees, Less Commercial Signs

GUEST COMMENTARY – I wish to call your attention to what I believe to be the improper noticing of meetings by the City Tourism Commission, especially a detailed proposal to place advertising structures on public sidewalks and parkways.  For the City Tourism Commission meeting of March 16, 2022, there was no information included … Read more

Eric Adams hires Resorts World exec pal to agency likely to oversee new casino

Eric Adams hires Resorts World exec pal to agency likely to oversee new casino

Mayor Eric Adams has appointed an executive working for the Resorts World New York City casino as a top public safety advisor to his administration, raising new ethics questions as the gambling company seeks to expand in Queens. The aide, Timothy Pearson, is a longtime friend of Adams and a former colleague of his at … Read more

Investors need to beware of false bargains, says Boyar Value Group's Jonathan Boyar – CNBC Television

Investors need to beware of false bargains, says Boyar Value Group's Jonathan Boyar – CNBC Television

Investors need to beware of false bargains, says Boyar Value Group’s Jonathan Boyar  CNBC Television

All ages enjoy downtown block party (21 photos): Photo Gallery

All ages enjoy downtown block party (21 photos): Photo Gallery

1 / 1 The public enjoyed mini golf, pickleball, ringette, giant board games, live music, an Entomica insect display, cheer routines from 705 Athletics, food, beverages, downtown shopping and more on Queen Street East between Spring and Dennis Streets during the Downtown Association’s second block party of the summer, August 11, 2022. Darren Taylor/SooToday

Celebrate what’s great on Canberra Day

Celebrate what’s great on Canberra Day

There’s no better place to be on the Canberra Day public holiday, Monday 14 March, than celebrating Canberra’s 109th birthday with a family-friendly, multicultural day of free entertainment in Commonwealth Park. The event is free for everyone to attend and no registrations are required*. It’s the perfect way to spend the day in town celebrating … Read more

Seven small Canberra businesses we love

Seven small Canberra businesses we love

Posted on 12 August, 2022 From mouth-watering gin to funky tie dye, there is something for everyone at these local businesses – here are seven ways to support small! Looking for the perfect gift for that aunt who seems to have everything? Or just in need of some quality shopping time? These seven markets and … Read more

The ‘QUEER’ exhibition is ending and they’re celebrating with a huge free party next week

The ‘QUEER’ exhibition is ending and they’re celebrating with a huge free party next week

Celebrate the closing of the NGV’s QUEER exhibition with an evening of festivities. A celebration hosted by Aysha Buffet that features an impressive line-up of iconic queer performers, curated by the iconic Ruby Slippers. Explore late night access to the QUEER: Stories from the NGV Collection for one final time before the exhibition closes. It all goes down … Read more

Art Industry News: Hedge-Funder Ken Griffin Reveals Why He Spent $43 Million to Stop a DAO From Buying the U.S. Constitution + Other Stories

Art Industry News: Hedge-Funder Ken Griffin Reveals Why He Spent  Million to Stop a DAO From Buying the U.S. Constitution + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know on this Thursday, August 11. NEED-TO-READ Tehran Museum Puts Western Art on Display – The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art has taken 19th- and 20th-century American and European … Read more