Things to do in the Attleboro area and beyond | Restaurant Bites

Expo for the Senses returning to downtown Attleboro Expo for the Senses returns to downtown Attleboro on Saturday, June 25, after a three-year hiatus. (Rain date is June 26.) The Expo will run from 4 to 7 pm on the east side of the railroad arch in the area of ​​City Hall and the Attleboro … Read more

Old Office Accessories Still Working At Home Offices | Home & Family

Whether you work at home or at a business, items once made long ago as desk items are still useful and decorative. Collectors have rediscovered the humble paper clip, blotters and letter openers as not only decorative, but functional. We still use paper clips, don’t we? Depending on their age, material and who made them, … Read more

AGEWISE: Learning about adult day centers | Local News

Q: I’ve heard about “adult day centers,” but I’m not sure what exactly they are. Can you explain more? – JD Answer: Adult day centers provide daytime care, supervision and stimulating activities for adults with cognitive, physical or other impairments in a safe, caring and friendly environment. The programs encourage people to participate and offer … Read more

Hike high ridges, discover dragonflies during Summer in the Park | Sunday Stories

Contributed KINGSPORT – Summer in the Park offers family-friendly, hands-on outdoor discovery each week at Warriors’ Path State Park. During the week of June 13-19, visitors can wonder at trees, hike high ridges, discover dragonflies, try nature crafts, and much more. And it’s all free. Highlights are included in Sunday Stories each week: Monday, June … Read more

Art in the High Country | Mountain Times

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Antiques Detective: Stickley Brothers Created Objects Besides Furniture | Home & Family

As collectors of Stickley brothers arts and crafts furniture have discovered, the Stickleys also made many decorative pieces in metals and wood in their Craftsman Workshops. While Gustav Stickley introduced his distinctive arts and crafts-designed furniture in 1900, the brothers did not begin making decorative objects. Among the items created were boxes, inkwells, bowls, trays, … Read more

Arts and Crafts movement promoted skilled craftsmanship | Lifestyles

Arts and Crafts furniture was in style from the late 19th to the early 20th century. It was very different from the ornate styles of the earlier Victorian era. It had the advantage of new tools and mass production. The Arts and Crafts movement promoted skilled craftsmanship, quality work and simple, sturdy shapes. Iconic Arts … Read more

Russell Convalescent Home demolished | News

RUSSELL The Russell Convalescent Home, a hotly contested topic since early May 2021, was resolved when demolition began on the now empty building. The structure, once the residence of 20 patients under convalescent care, had been empty for some time after the business was closed and residents relocated to other facilities. There have been many … Read more

How remote collaboration impacts innovation

A large literature shows that face-to-face interaction is critical for the cross-fertilization of ideas. And yet, the share of geographically distributed teams in scientific research has steadily risen since the 1960s and accelerated further following the ICT revolution of the 1990s (Forman and van Zeebroeck 2012). In tandem, as shown in Figure 1, the percentage … Read more