Waiver request urges Conroe to review billboard ordinance

A proposal to convert a static billboard to digital prompted the city of Conroe to review an ordinance that currently bans large billboards around the city and in its extraterritorial jurisdiction. Thomas Thrash of Houston-based MH Outdoor Media presented information to the board on Wednesday regarding the company’s desire to …

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Audrey’s new cafe and lounge has a connection to the celibate nation

Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon will be opening Audrey’s Coffee House and Lounge later this month. There’s a new cafe coming to the Village at South County Commons with drink names like The Most Dramatic Mocha Ever, the Here for the Wrong Reasons Nutella Latte, and a Trip to Paradise. …

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3 themes that will influence spring / summer 2023 design – Sourcing Journal

Cheerful color, aquatic notions and natural ingredients are among the themes emerging in Spring / Summer 2023 fashion, home and beauty, according to Fashion Snoops. The global trend forecasting company hosted its Seasonal Trend Immersion on Tuesday, outlining the cultural sentiments associated with design. While the impact of the pandemic …

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North Dakota House Approves New Legislative Redistribution Map | National policy

BISMARCK, ND (AP) – The Republican-led House of North Dakota on Tuesday approved a new legislative map that creates three new districts in the state’s fastest growing areas, but erases an equal amount in them sparsely populated rural areas. Representatives voted 73-18 to approve the new map that also separates …

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“Very strong” post-builder incentive for new home sales

“The new home market is starting to find its new post-HomeBuilder equilibrium, after a roller coaster of sales over the past 18 months with the negative impact of COVID lockdowns and then the HomeBuilder stimulus,” she said. “This new balance is very strong. Sales since the end of HomeBuilder are …

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Pigment Magazine Wins Coveted OZZIE Award for “Best Cover Design”

Next stop – Art Miami December 1 – 5 Revisit Black Fine Art Month on Pigment’s YouTube channel Pigment International ™ recently announced that its publication, Pigments review, was selected as one of the winners of the prestigious 2021 Publishing Industry Folio: Eddie and Ozzie Awards. Pigments magazine received the …

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Tampa Museum of Art announces $ 68 million expansion after major renovations

A view of the renovated and expanded Tampa Art Museum from the Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa, Florida. “We recognize that this expansion extends far beyond physical infrastructure … the structure brings a huge ‘wow’ factor, but its welcoming common spaces will bring the reinvented TMA to life for everyone.” …

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Abbeygate House in Cambridge – home to the BHF Shop

A new building of up to six floors will replace the three-story block in Cambridge which houses the British Heart Foundation store on the ground floor and offices above. City councilors unanimously approved plans for Abbeygate House, in East Road, which will maintain retail space on the ground floor, with …

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Autumn design elevators for the home

TThis is the time of year when I feel the most myself, the most cocooned and the most comforted. I spend my fall days with a kind of cozy comfort that each of us on this cold little island has “given in to the great excuse of winter,” its “boxy …

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