Outdoor Structures

Upgrade your outdoor space for more fun and profit

Small outdoor structures and flexible spaces that can be used for walking, sitting, or other practical use are also on homeowners’ wish lists, and experts say they’re ideal for introducing a focal point and a touch of personality in a yard or garden. “Pergolas are a great way to define …

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Truck crashes in Il Violino’s outdoor coffee shop

On Thursday afternoon, a U-Haul truck crashed into Il Violino’s outdoor dining area, located at 180 Columbus Avenue at 68th Street. A truck entered the outdoor dining room set up at Il Violino (68th and Columbus) Thursday afternoon. Fortunately, no injuries were reported. pic.twitter.com/NvSrnt7QvM – I love the Upper West …

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Solar power grants have been awarded to organizations in Somerset County

Solar power is growing in Somerset County. The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies recently announced $ 63,000 in sustainable energy grants to organizations in Somerset County. “The Penelec Sustainable Energy Fund Advisory Board reviewed 14 grant applications this year and were impressed with the variety of proposals, from basic energy …

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First Notice: Sooke Water Treatment Upgrade; Edmonton Parkway moves to the next phase; Studio Shed arrives in Canada

Sooke to Receive Wastewater Treatment Upgrade British Columbia government is investing $ 4.6 million in an estimated $ 6.58 million wastewater treatment plant upgrade project for the District of Sooke, with the district providing the remainder of the costs . The existing wastewater treatment plant will benefit from structural and …

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The Saint Malo Beach house goes beyond the limits

A new outdoor patio and stairs push the boundaries at a home in the prestigious gated community of Oceanside, Saint Malo Beach. Recent construction is too close to the property line and should be removed, city officials say. However, the Oceanside Planning Commission wants to take a closer look at …

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Floods in Europe, in pictures

Heavy rains and flooding that started in Europe on Wednesday continued, with 106 lives lost in Germany on Friday, and at least 20 in Belgium. Hundreds of people are still missing, and many are expected to not survive. Images from across Europe show chasms that have engulfed houses and buildings. …

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Reviews | The easiest tool to improve cities is also free

She formed the Riverbend Park Trust the following year. The group got permission to try the idea and organized a huge picnic on the street to celebrate. A small group of volunteers worked to raise funds to cover the basic expenses of Riverbend in its initial form: portable toilets and …

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Climate change fuels record heat, drought and wildfires in western United States

Posted on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 12:08 a.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© Sean K – stock.adobe.com) The western United States is feeling the …

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Restaurant survey reports post-Covid recovery and success of take-out cocktails

Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up to date with the latest coronavirus news across New York City A recent survey of restaurants across the country found that many were doing better after the pandemic than before the pandemic. Commissioned by Uber Eats and DoorDash, and conducted by …

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