Heavy swell sends 25-foot waves to San Francisco Bay beaches

December 14, 2021 A boogie boarder rides the high waves at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, California, December 8, 2020. Douglas Zimmerman / SFGATE The heavy swells generated by the storms and winds in the Pacific Ocean produced monstrous waves on the beaches of San Francisco Bay, which led the …

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VentureFriends Raises $ 112 Million Fund for Southern Europe, Middle East & Latin America – TechCrunch

Southern Europe has sometimes been seen as a lost hole in terms of venture capital finance. However, this has gradually started to change in recent years. Earlier this year, Marathon Venture Capital in Athens raised a fund of $ 47 million. And LAUNCHub Ventures, is approaching a final close of …

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UNCF and Boys & Girls Clubs announce programs to bring students into STEM fields

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington and UNCF (formerly United Negro College Fund) have announced separate plans to provide underserved youth with opportunities to learn and develop skills in STEM fields. Starting next year, Boys and Girls Clubs will be participating in the Anyone Can Code project which …

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Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Regional Management Corp. (NYSE: RM) to report earnings of $ 1.79 per share

Stock analysts expect Regional Management Corp. (NYSE: RM) posts earnings per share of $ 1.79 for the current quarter, Zack reports. Two analysts estimated the regional leadership’s earnings, with the highest estimate of EPS at $ 1.85 and the lowest estimate at $ 1.72. Regional management reported earnings per share …

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Spielberg ‘West Side Story’ debuts weak with $ 10.5 million – NBC Bay Area

Despite critical praise and a two-year wait, Steven Spielberg’s lavish revival of “West Side Story” made little noise at the box office, debuting with $ 10.5 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates on Sunday – a disturbing result for a film industry struggling to regain its finger-snapping rhythm. …

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Seeing the Nursing Shortage in CA from a Student’s Perspective

The pandemic has shown the many flaws in our healthcare system and why hospitals are understaffed. By Briana Daoust, San Diego Briana Daoust is a nursing student at California State University San Marcos. Re “California nursing shortages reaching critical point”; Coronavirus, August 26, 2021 I worked as a certified nursing …

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San Francisco vacation buyers stung but fearless by spike in inflation – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) – New government data shows consumer prices surged last month, up 6.8% last year – the biggest jump since 1982. This is making retail customers feel the pinch with the holiday shopping season in full swing. Petaluma’s Tricia Decarli was looking for some great shopping in Union …

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Appalachia Made Company secures funding from Wing 2 Wing Ventures and L37 Ventures to expand operations to Williamson, West Virginia and beyond.

WILLIAMSON, W.Va., December 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Appalachia Made Company, a company founded in 2016 to diversify the local rural economy, create sustainable salaried jobs and reframe the national Appalachian narrative has successfully closed a round of funding for Wing 2 Wing Ventures, co-founded by Brad smith, former …

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Thomaston partners with Silicon Valley start-up to build state-of-the-art electric boat

A Thomaston boatbuilding company will be undertaking one of its most cutting-edge projects over the coming year: an all-electric boat rising out of the water. The technology and design of the vessel were developed by the Californian company Ship, a marine technology startup. Navier tapped Lyman-Morse – a company that …

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