- Massive logistics project proposed in North Bay
The five-building center is expected to break ground later this year and reach completion in late 2022.
Sarah Klearman. American City Business Journals. Thu, 16 Sep 2021 21:32:59 +0000.
- Archaeologists Discover Trove of Artifacts at Site of 19th-Century Alabama Tavern
During the Civil War, both the Union and Confederate armies used the building as a hospital and command center
Smithsonian. Tue, 14 Sep 2021 16:01:17 +0000.
- An Urban Archive Was Lost on 9/11. This Agency Is Trying to Rebuild It.
The Port Authority, which was headquartered in the World Trade Center and lost 84 employees, is collecting artifacts with the help of retirees.
Winnie Hu. New York Times. Thu, 09 Sep 2021 20:20:00 +0000.
- Teen whose father died in 9/11 attacks faces phobia of elevators at World trade Center
Gabriel Dick took the 102-floor ride up to the top of the World Trade Center in an effort to conquer his fears of elevators and tall buildings. He says the journey changed him and his way of thinking.
Daily Mail. Wed, 08 Sep 2021 17:14:59 GMT.
- Thermo Fisher (TMO) Gains Government Contract for Pipette Tip
Thermo Fisher (TMO) will co-invest with the U.S. government to build a new manufacturing center for pipette tips in North Carolina.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 03 Sep 2021 13:09:00 GMT.
- How Facebook Relies on Accenture to Scrub Toxic Content
The social network has constructed a vast infrastructure to keep toxic material off its platform. At the center of it is Accenture, the blue-chip consulting firm.
Adam Satariano and Mike Isaac. New York Times. Tue, 31 Aug 2021 20:23:06 +0000.
- For Mo Bamba, Time With The Orlando Magic May Be Running Out
The rebuilding Orlando Magic have a lot to look forward to, but they still have one pressing issue that needs immediate attention: What to do about center Mo Bamba?
By Sean Deveney, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Sun, 29 Aug 2021 15:19:25 -0400.
- Thompson Center redesign contest ideas include hotel, shopping center, waterpark
Helmut Jahn, a prominent German architect killed in a bicycle crash earlier this year, designed and helped build the Thompson Center in 1984.
Wls. ABC News. Wed, 25 Aug 2021 14:17:22 +0000.
- Supreme Court rejects bid to halt Obama Presidential Center construction in Chicago
Trump court pick Justice Amy Coney Barrett issued sthe ruling.
Alice Yin. Chicago Tribune. Fri, 20 Aug 2021 18:37:35 +0000.
- Supreme Court Rejects Request To Block Work On Obama Presidential Center
An advocacy group filed the emergency motion to stop construction due to environmental concerns.
By Kimberlee Speakman, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Fri, 20 Aug 2021 14:12:14 -0400.
The word center is an adjective. Center means (1) of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually.
Center is also a noun that means (1) a position on a basketball team of the player who participates in the center jump to start the game, (2) the position of the player on the line of scrimmage who puts the ball in play, (3) the position on a hockey team of the player who participates in the face off at the beginning of the game, (4) a building dedicated to a particular activity, (5) the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher, (6) a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process, (7) the object upon which interest and attention focuses, (8) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience, (9) the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering, (10) politically moderate persons; centrists, (11) the middle of a military or naval formation, (12) a place where some particular activity is concentrated, (13) a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure, (14) an area that is approximately central within some larger region, (15) (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback, (16) (basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team, (17) (ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team.
Center is also a verb that means (1) direct one's attention on something, (2) move into the center, (3) center upon.
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