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Interesting music filled the air for a four-hour period on the afternoon of September 18 at the Lake County History Center in Painesville Township. An organ rally was held at the organization’s grounds, which is located at 415 Riverside Drive in Painesville Township. The Mid-America Chapter of the Musical Box Society International hosted the event. …

Americans are worried about the rapid spread of the delta strain of the coronavirus, but not enough to stop them from spending money and keeping an economic recovery alive. A poor jobs report in August two weeks ago sparked new angst about the economy, especially after hiring in the leisure and hospitality sector fell to …

Bloomberg / Getty Images Looking for love online? Be careful. After meeting suitors on Match.com, a well-known dating site, victims across the United States have lost hundreds of thousands of dollars to these criminals posing as perfect partners. When online dating turns into a big scam, the emotional and financial shock can be devastating, and …

After years of discussions and debates about offering a free community college across the United States, what once seemed improbable is now as close as ever to be a reality. House Democrats have given a glimpse of how the program would work in practice, although experts say it may still need some tweaking between now …

CHAK-E WARDAK, Afghanistan – 60 kilometers southwest of Kabul, the remnants of America’s longest war abound. Looted outposts dot the hilltops, and skeletons of burnt-out police vans and Humvees litter the road that winds through the valleys in between. The walls of an American-built local government building in Chak-e Wardak, a district of Wardak province, …

BETHEL – Some of the money from the US city bailout is being used to establish a financial assistance program for local small businesses struggling due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Bethel has received nearly $ 5.9 million in US bailout funding for use through 2022. The city has received half of the money so …

As Washington wrangles over what, if anything, has been achieved after 20 years and nearly $ 5 billion spent in “Eternal Wars”, there is a clear winner: the US defense industry. In Iraq and Afghanistan, the US military has relied to an unprecedented degree on private contractors for support in virtually all areas of war …

Fairfax has delayed committing federal funds to a city water conservation project with the Marin Municipal Water District. In July, the board approved the use of approximately $ 585,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds for projects such as the recovery of lost revenue and the expansion of broadband, sewer and d ‘water supply. The …

I was sitting in a Starbucks in Doha staring at the water in the middle of a leafy park when I patted my son on the leg and pointed at a group of men for an early morning stroll. “It’s the Taliban,” I said. He looked at me in disbelief but I assured him it …

WASHINGTON – Senior US officials paint a very different picture of America’s final days in Afghanistan and the hasty evacuation of more than 124,000 civilians, described by US President Joe Biden as an “extraordinary achievement.” While describing the 18-day airlift as “heroic” and the most significant in U.S. history, officials also spoke of their pain, …