Madison Finance Committee recommends leasing space

Madison Finance Committee recommends leasing space

A Madison nonprofit arts organization that could boost the availability of artist studio space on the near east side wants to move into a new facility built next to the new Capital East parking garage. On Monday, Madison’s Finance Committee recommended leasing a two-story structure located next to the garage at 111 S. Livingston St. and giving a $500,000 grant to the Arts + Literature Laboratory (ALL). The nonprofit opened in late 2015 at 2021 Winnebago St., where it hosts…

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Less than a year after World Series title, Red Sox fire chief architect Dave Dombrowski

Less than a year after World Series title, Red Sox fire chief architect Dave Dombrowski

The general manager of the Boston Red Sox, no matter the season or the circumstances, has but one mandate: Win or else. And nobody fit the job description better than Dave Dombrowski, the -year-old executive who has built a reputation and a successful career on precisely that mentality. With Dombrowski, there was no blockbuster trade too massive, no free agent too expensive, no contract extension too exorbitant and no prospect too promising to give up — if the move contributed…

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Open-Source Finance: From Scarcity To Abundance

Open-Source Finance: From Scarcity To Abundance

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Marc Fleury, one of the pioneers of the open-source software movement and founder and former CEO of JBoss, which was acquired by Red Hat for $ million in Red Hat was recently acquired by IBM for nearly $ billion. With his polymath background including a doctorate in physics, a background in Java open-source software development and his own avant-garde, electronic music act, Dr. Fleury was a valuable asset during our multidisciplinary…

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Pomelo Fashion’s Jean Thomas on the Top 3 E-Commerce Marketing Trends

Pomelo Fashion’s Jean Thomas on the Top 3 E-Commerce Marketing Trends

Jean Thomas, CMO of Bangkok-headquartered fashion company, Pomelo Fashion, talks about the top three marketing strategies for e-commerce companies to watch out for August , min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Without a comprehensive marketing strategy, customers aren’t just going to stumble into the brand’s website. An e-commerce company often relies on its ability to market and brand well. Jean Thomas, chief marketing officer of Bangkok-headquartered fashion company, Pomelo Fashion, talks about the top three marketing…

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Metro briefs: Bloomington voters will choose between Kulka and Busse for next mayor

Metro briefs: Bloomington voters will choose between Kulka and Busse for next mayor

Digital marketing executive Ryan Kulka and City Council Member Tim Busse will face each other in the Bloomington mayoral race this fall, after finishing first and second in the city’s primary Tuesday. Only votes separated Kulka and Busse, with Kulka winning .% of the vote and Busse winning .%. The winner in November will succeed Mayor Gene Winstead, who isn’t seeking re-election after years in office. The other candidates were Dan Niziolek, deputy director of St. Paul’s Department of Safety…

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Free Sample Articles from Science Translational Medicine

Free Sample Articles from Science Translational Medicine

The Science Translational Medicine sample articles below are freely available to all readers. Research Articles Opioid overdose detection using smartphones By Rajalakshmi Nandakumar, Shyamnath Gollakota, and Jacob E. Sunshine Science Translational Medicine | Vol. Iss In utero gene editing for monogenic lung disease By Deepthi Alapati, William J. Zacharias, Heather A. Hartman, Avery C. Rossidis, John D. Stratigis, Nicholas J Ahn, Barbara Coons, Su Zhou, Hiaying Li, Kshitiz Singh, Jeremy Katzen, Yaniv Tomer, Alexandra C. Chadwick, Kiran Musunuru, Michael F. Beers, Edward E. Morrisey and William H. Peranteau Science Translational Medicine | Vol. Iss Teriflunomide…

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Thanks to science, parasite can have sex in mice, not just cats

Thanks to science, parasite can have sex in mice, not just cats

Toxoplasma gondii, a single-celled parasite perhaps best known for its ability to trick mice into taking potentially fatal risks around cats and, in humans, as a serious threat to fetal health, has given up a long-held secret of its reproduction. In a study now online in the journal Public Library of Science Biology a team of researchers from the University of Wisconsin–Madison peels back the mystery of why the parasite, which infects a wide range of mammals, including humans, can…

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Purveyors of Art and Design Materials Celebrates 30 Years in Business with Open House

Purveyors of Art and Design Materials Celebrates 30 Years in Business with Open House

now located at Aldridge Park on Highway South, celebrated their th anniversary. Originally launched as an art supply house primarily serving Appalachian State University students. Over the years, owner Mike Hill has morphed the company into a true soup-to-nuts art business. By the winter of full service affordable custom framing was added to the mix…expanding over the thirty year span to include a ridiculously expansive selection of moulding choices that fill two rooms, plus the highest level of conservation standards….

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Council retains top spot in national table

Council retains top spot in national table

With the percentage collection rate for Council Tax hitting .%, the Council has slightly improved on last year’s rate. From total Council Tax due of £. million – which is collected on behalf of the Police and Crime Commissioner’s office, the Fire ity, Cambridgeshire County Council and local parish councils as well as South Cambridge District Council – the team ended the financial year with just £, outstanding. For Business Rates, the Council’s position showed a marked improvement – from…

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The Halo Reach beta has leaked online, and you’ll get banned if you play it

The Halo Reach beta has leaked online, and you’ll get banned if you play it

After months of waiting and delays, the first beta testing for the Halo Master Chief Collection on PC finally kicked off this weekend – but it disappointed a lot of people hoping to try out Halo Reach on PC for the first time, because only around a thousand players were invited. What happened next was obvious – the beta leaked online. However, developer  Industries and Microsoft are now warning players that they will be banned if they try to play it. The…

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