Is it fair to characterize Premier John Horgan as “anti-science”?

I’ll start this column by offering some positive comments about Premier John Horgan. First off, he seems more concerned about the cost of living for average folks than any BC first minister in a generation. His government has limited rent increases in the face of lots of howling from landlords. I know — the critics … Read more

Buzzy Austinite joins Texas Business Hall of Fame as the youngest inductee

The Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation has induced six new Texans to its prestigious ranks – including one Austin business all-star. Whitney Wolfe Herd, of Bumble fame, along with Dallas-based Thomas O. Hicks and Houston’s John Arnold, Ric Campo, Jeffery D. Hildebrand, and Paul W. Hobby, will be honored at the Texas Business Hall … Read more

5 Science Books Every Cook Should Read

People love to ask me what my favorite cookbooks are. And they are often disappointed when I recommend a slew of science books instead of the artsy variety of cookbooks that belong on a coffee table. Why science? Truly great cooks work smart, not hard, and they share a deep knowledge of how and why … Read more

Watch now: Downtown Bloomington sees progress on vacant buildings | Local Business

BLOOMINGTON – For years, Bloomington’s historic business district has grappled with a cycle of major businesses packing their bags and relocating, but developers foresee a resurgence of interest thanks to recent economic development. For one, the 100-year-old warehouse at 216 E. Grove St. sat empty for a number of years before new owner and Bloomington … Read more

Nominate businesses for Best in the Burbs contest by Thursday | Local Business News

From Staff Reports The Tulsa World and Oklahoma Weekly Group are having a contest to celebrate the best our suburbs have to offer. Nominations will be accepted online until Thursday for the Best in the Burbs, which is open only to businesses without a Tulsa mailing address. This contest is just for those communities outside … Read more