Science summary: Danish scientists play key role in redrawing map in fight against diseases like Alzheimer’s and MS

American and Danish scientists did not expect to make a startling new discovery when they decided to remove the brain of a corpse by cutting off the entire head. Normally, scientists simply remove the brain, but cutting off the entire head reveals a layer of cells not previously discovered: a fourth meninge that undoubtedly plays … Read more

Family Arts Festival, Glass Party Debut at the Museum

STAFF REPORT The Wiregrass Museum of Art will host two new events at the end of the month to help the museum celebrate its upcoming 35th anniversary. The Glass Pumpkin Party and The Pumpkin Patch, a free family art festival. Both events are part of a series of community-focused events and programs that the Wiregrass … Read more

UPDATED: More than 50 businesses are participating in the second annual Small Business Festival | Mid-Missouri News

COLUMBIA – The Columbia Chamber of Commerce hosted its second annual Small Business Festival on Thursday. Several hundred people attended the event, which featured food, live music and other family-friendly activities. “Small business is truly the soul of Columbia,” said Heather Hargrove, business development manager for Liberty Family Medicine. “We’re very fortunate to have a … Read more

More than 50 businesses will participate in the second annual Small Business Festival Thursday | Mid-Missouri News

COLUMBIA – The Columbia Chamber of Commerce will host its second annual Small Business Festival on Thursday. It starts at Clary-Shy Park at 4:30 p.m. and will run until 7:00 p.m “Small business is truly the soul of Columbia,” said Heather Hargrove, business development manager for Liberty Family Medicine. “We’re very fortunate to have a … Read more

The 16th Lyon Biennale of Contemporary Art opens

The sixteenth Lyon Biennale of Contemporary Art has just opened and this edition will make use of many of the city’s most iconic sites and buildings, from the Roman archaeological sites to the industrial wastelands and from the religious museum to the natural history museum. All art from all eras will be exhibited, under the … Read more

Longview Business Nonprofit Plans Harvest Festival as Fall Gathering and Employee Fundraiser | Local business

Organizers hope a fall festival will draw tourists to Commerce Avenue and generate enough revenue to hire a permanent employee to continue drawing people downtown. A longtime Longview nonprofit called Downtowners is hosting the Harvest Festival from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22 in downtown Longview with the goal of showing visitors why … Read more

The Lewiston Arts Festival returns for its 56th year | Local news

Lewiston’s annual arts festival will return this weekend for its 56th year, with the number of artists appearing promising to return to pre-pandemic levels. It will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, with its focal point being the intersection of 5th and … Read more

Art studio ends school summer camps, hosts art festival downtown | Local news

Jason Kuhn Staff writer Old School Studio (TOSS) will wrap up a summer of art activities and summer camps with an art festival in downtown Morganton on Saturday. The festival will be held from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Wednesday Farmers Market at the intersection of North Green Street and Avery Avenue and … Read more

Celebrate black arts and culture at the Black Theater Festival

Celebrate black arts and culture at the Black Theater Festival The Milwaukee Black Theater Festival runs August 10-14 Updated: 9:13 a.m. CDT, August 6, 2022 Hide transcript Show transcript LAW OFFICES ONE CALL LOOKING AHEAD ON ARTS AVENUE THIS MORNING. TO JOIN SHERRY WILLIAMS PANEL WITH THE MILWAUKEE BLACK THEATER FESTIVAL SHERRY THIS FESTIVAL STARTS … Read more

The Keeseville Community Arts Festival is back | News

KEYESVILLE — Since Tuesday, there have been sightings of easel artists painting Keyesville and the surrounding area. They’re in town for the 2nd Annual Keeseville Community Arts Festival, where anyone, of any age, can get in touch with their inner artist this weekend, Saturday and Sunday. GROWING EVENT We are so excited about the Keeseville … Read more