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How Does Problematic Internet Use Change Our Brains?

Through Dr Inga Griskova-Bulanova, Scientist at Vilnius University and Dovilė Šimkutė, PhD student at the Vilnius University Center of Life Sciences A recent meta-analysis (a research approach that combines the results of many different studies to come to an overall conclusion) found that problematic internet use can significantly impair a person’s cognitive functions, control of […]

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Obituary of Patrick Franklin Connolly – The State Journal-Register

Patrick Franklin Connolly 1952 – 2022 Riverton, IL—Patrick Franklin Connolly, 69, of Riverton, died Thursday, January 13, 2022 at his home. He was born on October 1, 1952 in Springfield, the son of Patrick Joseph and Edith Marie Lynn Connolly. He married Debra Richardson on June 27, 1975, and she survives. Also survived are three […]

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Obituary of Donald E. Poggi – The State Journal-Register

Donald E. Poggi 1936 – 2022 Springfield, IL—Donald E. Poggi, 85, died Jan. 11, 2022, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on April 22, 1936 in Mason City, Illinois to parents Silvio and Geraldine Poggi. His family moved to Pottstown (a suburb of Peoria) where he spent most of his childhood years. […]

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50th birthday miner | Birthdays

…The Flood Advisory continues for the following rivers in Illinois… Kankakee River near Wilmington affecting Will, Kankakee and Grundy Counties. For the Kankakee River…including Wilmington…elevated river levels are forecast. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… An ice jam is affecting water levels in this area. River forecasts during ice jams are less certain due to many complicated factors. Significant […]

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Case Summary: January 16, 2022 | Local

The competition rewards the author of Longview Award-winning local author Kimberly Fish and her ‘Comfort Foods’ have won the Women’s Fiction category of the Maincrest Media Book Award program. Maincrest Media is a book marketing company that provides authors, publishers and literary professionals with easier, simpler and more profitable ways to promote their books. Books […]

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Bad shot dooms Toronto Raptors against Detroit Pistons, NBA’s worst

Breadcrumb Links Sports NBA Basketball Toronto Raptors guard Fred VanVleet (23) is fouled by Detroit Pistons guard Cory Joseph (18) in the first half at Little Caesars Arena. Photo by Rick Osentoski /USA TODAY Sports Content of the article The combination of a tough team-wide shooting night and an opponent still angry from a nasty […]

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Dorbish Wins Outstanding Principal’s Award Business Journal Daily

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio — Austintown Elementary Principal Cathy Dorbish learned Thursday during a virtual awards ceremony that she had received the Amplify Science of Reading Standout School Principal Award. The award recognizes his leadership in implementing a new elementary school reading curriculum. Out of 300 nominations across the country, Dorbish was one of three finalists selected. […]

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Black trans filmmakers say transphobia is a sin |

SEATTLE, January 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — When Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi and J Mase III began co-editing the Noir trans prayer book a few years ago, they had no idea how strongly the idea of ​​dismantling toxic religious practices would resonate around the world. In January 2019, they held the first of what would become […]

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Nation’s Top-Producing Exclusive Buyer’s Agent Builds Real Estate Team |

BOSTON, January 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Buyers Brokers Only, LLC’s Femion Mezini, the No. 1 producer exclusive buying agent in United States, created the Mezini team to offer an even higher level of service to its buying and investing customers. Mezini, who individually helped customers purchase more than $52 million in real estate in 2021 […]

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COVID-19 pill rollout hampered by shortages as omicron rages

DEVELOPMENT… The story will be updated as new information can be verified. Updated 3 times WASHINGTON — Two new COVID-19 pills that were meant to be a major weapon against the pandemic in the United States are in short supply and have played little role in curbing the wave of omicron infections. The problem, in […]

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Bonn’s Omnichannel Digital Content Marketing Launched For Graphic Designers

As the e-commerce industry becomes more competitive and online businesses look for new ways to attract customers, a digital marketing company based in Cologne, Germany announces updated services for businesses local in the Nordrhein-Westfalen region and beyond. Cologne, Germany – January 12, 2022 – MediaPresso’s latest launch offers customers omnichannel promotional solutions, improved lead generation, […]

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Fact-checkers say YouTube allows its platform to be ‘armed’ – The Journal

Group of over 80 fact-checking organizations use YouTube to tackle widespread disinformation on its platform A group of more than 80 fact-checking organizations are using YouTube to tackle widespread disinformation on its platform. In a letter to CEO Susan Wojcicki published Wednesday, the groups said the Google-owned video platform is “one of the main vectors […]

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Main street: January 12, 2022 | Business, finance and technology

Are robots coming for us in 2022, or will they be our new best friends? Last week Dr Piatt wrote on several trends for the new year, I want to continue to focus on several tech trends. These apply to all of us, not just tech-savvy readers. These are based on the predictions of a […]