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Marble Contractor

The peculiar 130-year-old history of Summerside City Hall’s pig carving – Saltwire

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. — Summerside City Hall has been standing for more than 130 years, and with it has been a little-known community mystery etched in stone.

In the early days of July 1885, groups of Summerside residents had reportedly gathered around the newly finished building to inspect a peculiar carving over the large wooden doors of the building’s Summer Street entrance.

The community members were perplexed because on the side of the new building, built between 1884 and 18…….

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Asphalt Contractor

EXPECT DELAYS ON INTERSTATE 5 BETWEEN GOLD HILL AND ROGUE RIVER – kqennewsradio.com

May 12, 2022 3:30 a.m.

Douglas County residents heading to the Rogue Valley on Thursday can expect delays and congestion on Interstate 5 between Gold Hill and Rogue River.

Gary Leaming of the Oregon Department of Transportation said an ODOT contractor continues preserving the asphalt paving by sealing cracks in the roadway. Leaming said the delays will be in the northbound direction between 7:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. and southbound from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Bathroom Remodeler

Indy-based bath remodeler riding COVID-fueled home improvement surge – Indianapolis Business Journal – Indianapolis Business Journal

When Pendleton resident Ann John decided to remodel her 89-year-old father’s bathroom, it wasn’t to bring it up to date. It was to keep him out of an assisted-living community.

“I’m the guardian for my dad, who still lives in the home that I grew up in,” John said. “The main-level bathroom had a tub and shower combo, and he can no longer do that. To keep him in his home, he needed to have a walk-in tub put in.”

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Dry Wall Contractor

As High as It Goes: Alderman Library Renovation Reaches Its Pinnacle – UVA Today

More than 100 workers, bedecked in fluorescent vests and hardhats, gathered Thursday in the construction yard adjacent to the University of Virginia’s Alderman Library. They stood in front of the renovation/construction project to witness the traditional “topping-out ceremony,” marking the installation of the two uppermost steel beams in the project.

The workers, eating boxed lunches, were interspersed with University officials there to mark the occasion. Earl…….

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Concrete Contractor

Collapsed concrete has caused decade of concerns in Baton Rouge neighborhood – WBRZ

UPDATE: Thursday, the City-Parish was quick to respond. Heavy machinery helped to dig out debris from Lively Bayou, unblocking the path of water flow. The parish still plans to address a collapsed concrete panel, but says the integrity of the structure is sound.

BATON ROUGE – Some residents living in Sherwood Forest are expressing concern over a large box culvert bridge that’s showing signs of wear and tear.

Len Sedlin reached out to 2 On Your Side about his concerns over debri…….

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Deck Builder

Roguelike Deck Builder Roguebook Now Live on Switch – GLYFE Nation

Roguebook, the roguelike deck builder co-created by Magic the Gathering’s Richard Garfield, was released on PC last summer and is now available for the Nintendo Switch.

Developed by Abrakam Entertainment, the developers of Faeria, and co-designed by Richard Garfield, the creator of Magic: The Gathering™, Roguebook takes place in the enchanted world of Faeria. In the game, players choose 2 heroes amongst the 5 available and form a team to take on the legends of the Roguebook, a cu…….

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Deck Builder

Trex® Tops Builder Brand Use Study With a Category Sweep – The Bakersfield Californian

WINCHESTER, Va., May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trex Company, the world’s largest manufacturer of high-performance, wood-alternative decking and railing, has once again swept Builder magazine’s annual Brand Use Study. This is the fourth time in the study’s 15-year history that Trex has earned top honors across all of the measured criteria for the Composite/PVC Decking category. The brand outperformed all other brands in the Deck Railing category as wel…….

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Paternity Testing

Letters: If more children are born, let’s make sure both parents contribute to their care – The Advocate

Demonstrators protest outside of the Supreme Court Tuesday in Washington. A draft opinion suggests the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide, according to a Politico report released Monday.

Source: https://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/opinion/letters/article_029…….