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Maps show how CNN lost America to Fox News

Map details dramatic shift from CNN to Fox News over 10-year period Does it show the triumph of "fake news" — or, rather, its defeat? A closer look at the map's legend allows for more complex analyses Dramatic and misleading Over the course of no more than a decade, America has radically switched favorites when it comes to cable news networks. As this sequence of maps showing TMAs (Television Market Areas) suggests, CNN is out, Fox News is in.The maps are certainly dramatic, but also a bit misl...
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Audax acquires Northborough Dental Associates

42 North Dental, a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity, has acquired Massachusetts-based Northborough Dental Associates, a dental office. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Audax Private Equity (“Audax”) announced today that it has closed its 900th acquisition. Audax portfolio company, 42 North Dental, a regional provider of high-quality dental services in the Northeast, has acquired Northborough Dental Associates, a dental office in Northborough, Massa...
Tags: Boston, Massachusetts, San Francisco, Trends, Healthcare, M&a, Northeast, Boston New York, Audax Private Equity, Audax, Audax Group, Young Lee, Northborough Massachusetts, Audax Private Equity Audax Group, Northborough Dental Associates, North Dental


MY SPRING VISIT TO SNUG HARBOR FARM IN MAINE

A couple of weekends ago I was thrilled to have been invited to Snug Harbor Farm on the coast of Maine for a book signing. A gem of a specialty nursery. and worth a visit if you can make it - just an hour and a half north of Boston. We have some wonderful nurseries and sources for plants and accessories here in the Northeast but one, in particular, is quite extraordinary. Snug Harbor Farm located in Kennebunk Maine is one of the more special places worth a visit in you ever find yourself ...
Tags: Boston, Lifestyle, Maine, New England, Barney, Tony, Northeast, Matt, Matt Mattus, Kennebunkport, Snug Harbor, Kennebunk Maine, New Bedford MA, Snug Harbor Farm, Tony Anthony Elliott, Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge


Metro Home Prices See 3.9% Increase in 2019’s First Quarter

Washington, D.C. – May 14, 2019 (nar.realtor) Inventory increased and metro market prices rose in the first quarter of 2019, but at a slower pace than the previous quarter, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®. The national median existing single-family home price in the first quarter was $254,800, up 3.9% from the first quarter of 2018 ($245,300). Single-family home prices increased in 86% of measured markets last quarter, with 153 of 178 ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, West, South, Midwest, Northeast, NAR, Binghamton, HONOLULU Hawaii, Elmira, OMB, National Association of Realtors, MSA


It might snow in the Northeast this week. In MAY

It's mid-May, but winter apparently is not finished with parts of the Northeast, which could see yet more snow this week.
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It MAY snow in the Northeast this week. In MAY

It may be May, but winter is apparently not finished with parts of the Northeast, which coulc see yet more snow this week.
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Pending Home Sales Climb 3.8% in March

Washington, D.C. – April 30, 2019 (nar.realtor) Pending home sales rose in March, reversing course from a month prior, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Three of the four major regions saw growth last month, as the Northeast reported a minor slip in contract activity. The Pending Home Sales Index,* www.nar.realtor/pending-home-sales, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, increased 3.8% to 105.8 in March, up from 101.9 in February. Year-over-year con...
Tags: Washington, America, Data, Radio, West, Northeast, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Yun, Real Estate News, The National Association of Realtors, Lawrence Yun, Pending Home Sales, PHSI, Nashville Davidson Murfreesboro Franklin Tenn


Trump, Dems Agree To Infrastructure Tab Without Knowing How To Pay For It

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic congressional leaders agreed Tuesday to work together on a $2 trillion infrastructure package — but put off for later the difficult question of how to pay for it. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said there was “good will in the meeting” — a marked departure from the last meeting between Trump, Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, which ended with Trump walking out in a huff. Schumer said the two sides agreed that infrastructure in...
Tags: New York, News, Congress, Washington, Senate, White House, Virginia, Ap, Infrastructure, Pennsylvania, Gop, United States, House, New Jersey, Nancy Pelosi, Republican


Existing-Home Sales Slide 4.9% in March

Washington, D.C. – April 22, 2019 (nar.realtor) Existing-home sales retreated in March, following February’s surge of sales, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Each of the four major U.S. regions saw a drop-off in sales, with the Midwest enduring the largest decline last month. Total existing-home sales1, https://www.nar.realtor/existing-home-sales, completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, fell 4.9% from February to ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, West, March, South, Midwest, Freddie Mac, Northeast, COLUMBUS Ohio, NAR, U S Census Bureau, National Association of Realtors, Midland Texas


National Enquirer and sibling tabloids reportedly sold for $100 million

American Media Inc. is selling the National Enquirer to Hudson News Deputy Chairman James Cohen, according to The Washington Post, letting the embattled publisher jettison the tabloid after being accused of trying to blackmail the world’s richest man. Cohen will pay $100 million for the Enquirer, the Post reports, citing unnamed people familiar with the matter. The sale also includes American Media’s other tabloids: the Globe and National Examiner. Cohen is part of the family that founded Hud...
Tags: Amazon, Post, Advertising, New Jersey, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, The Washington Post, Trump, Marty Singer, Democratic Party, Cohen, Chatham, Bezos, Northeast, Enquirer, Leon Cooperman


The best places for wine trip

Wine vacations aren’t nearly as bougie or costly as they sound. Today, you can find wine around the world that tastes good and is affordable — especially when you go to the winery itself. It doesn’t hurt that literally every state in the nation has a wine region now, so there’s plenty to choose from. Napa can get by on its name, everyone else has to vie for wine tourism dollars in other ways. This makes you, the wine-drinking tourist, the winner, as everywhere from British Columbia to South A...
Tags: Travel, Apple, New York, California, US, Spain, Chile, Dundee, New Orleans, Lodi, Silicon Valley, South America, San Jose, Vineyards, Wine, Napa


More than dozen wild bee species declining in Northeastern U.S.

Researchers have found a dramatic decline of 14 wild bee species that are, among other things, important across the Northeast for the pollination of major local crops like apples, blueberries and cranberries.
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UNH researchers reveal more than dozen wild bee species declining in Northeast

Researchers at the University of New Hampshire have found a dramatic decline of 14 wild bee species that are, among other things, important across the Northeast for the pollination of major local crops like apples, blueberries and cranberries.
Tags: Science, Northeast, UNH, University of New Hampshire


US cities preparing to become havens for mass migration from climate change

The lakefront Minnesota city of Duluth has some of the coldest temperatures outside Alaska in the United States and gets more than seven feet (2m) of snow each winter on average.But Harvard professor Jesse Keenan thinks the frigid city may eventually prove an appealing relocation destination for Florida residents, as climate change brings increasingly unbearable heat to already warm parts of the United States."If you're Florida ... (the predictions) should be quite unnerving," the expert in ...
Tags: Florida, New York, Science, Minnesota, Minneapolis, Oregon, US, Toronto, Harvard, Canada, United States, Alaska, Portland, Miami, Ohio, Buffalo


The Bowery Presents to open concert venue at Boston Landing

Allston, MA The Bowery Presents, the leading concert promotion and venue management company in the Northeast, has plans for a new 3,500 capacity concert venue to be developed at Boston Landing, a mixed-use development. Set to be an anchor of “The TRACK at New Bala...
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25+ of the Best State Parks in the USA

While the National Parks of the USA are famous for awe-inspiring scenery, don’t overlook the country’s lesser-known State Parks. Catherine shares her picks for 25+ of the Best State Parks in the USA from coast to coast. If you want to experience the natural beauty of a country, heading to protected parks should be a priority. Often, the government prevents the development of these properties, allowing wildlife to thrive and supporting native plant species. In the United States, there are actua...
Tags: Travel, Florida, Usa, New York, Hollywood, Texas, Minnesota, California, Oregon, Virginia, New York City, US, America, Indiana, Mountain, Pennsylvania


Best things to do in Newburyport

Forget the kitschy shops , beach traffic, and overpriced seafood restaurants of Cape Cod, Gloucester, and Kennebunkport. Travelers to the Northeast who are eager for some classic Yankee spirit should head to Newburyport. On the north shore of Massachusetts, Newburyport has an authentic small-town feel, historic sites, and a deeply ingrained maritime culture. Home to a little-known 11-mile beach, one of the oldest homecoming festivals in the country, and some of the best New England Christmas c...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Boston, Massachusetts, US, America, New England, Michael, All, Northeast, Market Square, South End, Newburyport, Newbury, Merrimack River, Parker River Wildlife Refuge


Pending Home Sales Dip 1.0 Percent in February

Washington, D.C. – March 28, 2019 (PRNewswire) Pending home sales endured a minor drop in February, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The four major regions were split last month, as the South and West saw a bump in contract activity and the Northeast and Midwest reported slight declines. February 2019 PHS Infographic The Pending Home Sales Index,*www.nar.realtor/pending-home-sales, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, decreased 1.0 percent to 101.9...
Tags: Washington, America, Radio, West, Federal Reserve, February, Fed, Northeast, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Yun, Real Estate News, The National Association of Realtors, Lawrence Yun, 2019, PHSI


Manure application changes with winter crop can cut nitrogen loss, boost profits

Dairy farmers in the Northeast can improve water quality and boost the profitability of their operations by changing the timing and method of applying manure to their fields in the fall, along with planting rye as a cover crop between corn crops -- or by double-cropping rye and corn, according to Penn State researchers.
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Ken Gibson, first black Northeast major city mayor, dies

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Ken Gibson, who became the first black mayor of a major Northeast city when he ascended to power in riot-torn Newark almost five decades ago, died. He was 86. NJ.com reported that Gibson, who died Friday, served as the city’s mayor from 1970 to 1986, helping establish a foundation for black […]
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Four people shot, including Metro bus driver, in North Seattle

The shooting was reported near Northeast 120th and Sand Point Way Northeast, according to police.
Tags: Crime, News, Local News, Metro, Northeast, North Seattle, Sand Point Way Northeast


One detained after shooting reported in North Seattle

The shooting was reported near Northeast 120th and Sand Point Way Northeast, according to police.
Tags: Crime, News, Local News, Northeast, North Seattle, Sand Point Way Northeast


Existing-Home Sales Surge 11.8 Percent in February

Washington, D.C. – March 22, 2019 (nar.realtor) Existing-home sales rebounded strongly in February, experiencing the largest month-over-month gain since December 2015, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Three of the four major U.S. regions saw sales gains, while the Northeast remained unchanged from last month. Total existing-home sales1, https://www.nar.realtor/existing-home-sales, completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and c...
Tags: Washington, America, San Francisco, Radio, West, South, Midwest, Northeast, NAR, U S Census Bureau, Colorado Springs Colorado, National Association of Realtors, Midland Texas, Yun, Real Estate News, The National Association of Realtors


Vast Majority Think 2019 First Quarter is Good Time to Buy Home, says Realtor® Survey

Washington, D.C. – March 20, 2019 (nar.realtor) New findings from a National Association of Realtors® survey show that more Americans believe that now is a good time to purchase a home. Consumer opinions about home buying bounced back in the first quarter of 2019, with 37 percent stating that they strongly believe now is a good time to buy, up from 34 percent in the last quarter of 2018 but down from 38 percent one year ago. Only 35 percent of respondents said that now is not a good time to buy ...
Tags: Washington, America, Radio, West, South, Northeast, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Yun, Real Estate News, Lawrence Yun, TechnoMetrica Market Intelligence Each, Buy Home, Midwest Amid


Opioid Addiction to Be Part of UAW Contract Negotiations

Opioid addiction is on the rise in America and the United Auto Workers wants to confront the problem in its next round of collective bargaining. While the issue is most visible in parts of the Western United States, large pockets of the Midwest, South, and Northeast have cited an influx of drug overdoses since 2002. […] The post Opioid Addiction to Be Part of UAW Contract Negotiations appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Jobs, America, Ford, Autos, Heroin, Drug Addiction, Northeast, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, UAW, United Auto Workers, Western United States, Midwest South, News Blog, Opioids, Fentanyl, Union News


PBOT decides on 9th Avenue for route of future Lloyd to Woodlawn Neighborhood Greenway

Close-up of new proposal showing where the greenway will jog over to 9th. See full map below.(Graphic: City of Portland) The Portland Bureau of Transportation has shifted course on their Lloyd to Woodlawn Neighborhood Greenway project. Citing a lack of “broad community support,” for the Northeast 7th Avenue route option, they’ll announce later today that the new greenway will be on Northeast 9th Avenue. (Update: Here’s the official announcement.) The change in plans comes despite major suppo...
Tags: Sport, Front Page, Infrastructure, Cycling, Williams, Portland, Projects, Lulu, Johnson, Woodlawn, Webster, Lloyd, Northeast, Emerson, Ainsworth, Sullivan


Most popular whiskeys in the world

Whiskey is one of the world’s most beloved spirits. It’s both sipped neat and mixed into cocktails, savored and taken as a shot alongside a pint of beer. With this level of universal popularity, it should come as no surprise that countries around the world make the spirit. Each does things a little differently, making exploring the world through a dram or glass all too easy to do. Quick note: America, Ireland, and Mexico use the spelling “whiskey.” Everywhere else goes with the English spelli...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Europe, Japan, Australia, Mexico, Kentucky, France, Scotland, India, US, America, Taiwan, Canada, United States, Ireland


CI Capital sells Tech Air to Airgas

CI Capital Partners said March 19 that it closed the sale of Tech Air to Airgas, an Air Liquide company. Financial terms were not announced. Tech Air distributes industrial, specialty, and medical gases. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — CI Capital Partners, a New York-based private equity firm, announced today that it has completed the sale of its portfolio company, Tech Air, to Airgas, an Air Liquide (EPA:AI) company. CI Capital acquired Tech Air, a distributor of industria...
Tags: New York, Trends, M&a, Ai, Northeast, EBITDA, California Texas, Myles, Airgas, Air Liquide, Tech Air, Harris Williams, Danbury Connecticut, CI Capital, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton Garrison LLP, CI Capital Partners


Lie Flat Business Class to Europe 25,500 Miles (Chase/Amex Points)

Iberia is offering 25% off awards in all classes of service booked by March 27 for travel September 1 – December 14, 2019. For Northeast – Madrid (Boston, New York, Chicago) that means 12,750 miles each way in economy, 25,500 miles each way in business. Continue reading Lie Flat Business Class to Europe 25,500 Miles (Chase/Amex Points)...
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Cod fishery plummets to least valuable year since 1960s

A fishery that was once one of the most lucrative in the Northeast has declined to the point that it had its least valuable year in more than a half century in 2018.
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