Virus pushes quirky annual parade online

“This parade is a very important event for our local community, but we called it off for all the right reasons,” said Wayne Norman, the local radio personality who serves as the event’s grand marshal. “The parade always had a quirkiness about it, and we have tried to replicate that in the virtual version.”

Samsung Galaxy A21s leaks online, reveals 5000mAh battery and other specs

South Korean smartphone brand Samsung is all set to expand its Galaxy A series of phones with the launch of Galaxy A21s. The handset has been subject to many online leaks previously. In a latest development, it has been spotted on Google Play console listings revealing many features that one may expect. Likely to be […]

In Era of Online Retail, Black Friday Still Lures a Crowd

The retail economy is also tilting steeply toward online shopping. Over the past 12 months, purchases at non-store retailers such as Amazon have jumped 12.1 percent as sales at traditional department stores have slumped 0.3 percent. Adobe Analytics reported Thursday that Thanksgiving reached a record $3.7 billion in online retail sales, up 28 percent from […]

Muru Music looks to launch AI music therapy platform

“We created a human-assisted AI system that can analyse the music. What that allows us to do is analyse huge quantities of music — raw audio — and be able to find similarities based on your personal music taste. That’s the key distinction here. Here, it’s about the individual, not about large user data,” Johnson […]

Rusty Ford Falcon sells for more than $300K at auction despite it being parked in a barn for more than 30 years

‘A lot of the Falcon coupes suffer badly from rust plus a lot of them got written off in crashes and quite a few got stolen so to find a good solid one it is pretty rare,’ he told Daily Mail Australia.

Watch: Indian Army soldiers deployed in Siachen cast their votes for Lok Sabha election 2019

Over 90 crore Indians are eligible to vote in the Lok Sabha election over the course of seven phases. While the EC has repeatedly urged more and more voters to come out and exercise their democratic right, it is the will and spirit of Indian soldiers – especially those in remote locations – that ought […]

Police Drop Decal Company After Owner’s Racist, Homophobic Posts

One Month Later, Aurora Police-Complaint Portal Remains OfflineSt. Charles Schools To Offer Remote, In-Person Classes This FallWahlburgers’ St. Charles Opening Pushed Back To End Of JulyHollywood Casino To Lay Off 256 In Aurora, Joliet Amid PandemicSubscribe

Batavia Portillo’s To Launch Delivery System, Hire Drivers

The restaurant chain announced it would be hiring several drivers for each of its 62 locations, which will account for hundreds of new jobs throughout the chain. In addition to earning a base salary, drivers will be able to collect tips, and they will be cross-trained to work in the restaurants where they are hired.

Water Street Studios To Reveal Batavia Park District Mural Virtually

“The uniqueness of my art is from the successful use of dissonant colors and flat shapes to create the illusion of a three-dimensional surreal environment. The medley of colors and intermingling shapes represents the diversity of people residing in our communities. Even though the colors and odd shapes should not collectively work together I have […]

College Credits: Residents Make Dean’s List At Illinois Wesleyan

The Lawrence community gathered virtually in mid-June for a Commencement celebration unlike any other in the school’s 171-year history. Held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic that moved Spring Term classes to distance learning, the ceremony celebrated the accomplishments of nearly 270 Lawrentians in the Class of 2020. Mayer earned a B.A. degree with a […]