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Portland’s Powell’s Books says it ‘must take a stand’ and will stop selling books through Amazon

Portland’s Powell’s Books says it ‘must take a stand’ and will stop selling books through Amazon 1

2020-08-28 15:55:53

The battle lines are being drawn in the book world…what are your thoughts?

Portland’s Powell’s Books says it ‘must take a stand’ and will stop selling books through Amazon

Powell's Books, the venerable independent bookstore in Portland, has had enough with Amazon and will no longer sell books through the tech giant's marketplace. In a letter to the store'

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten 2

2020-09-29 14:12:27

On the Road to Reading Early Literacy Fair
Stop by and pick up the Reading kit from 9/28-10/3. Receive reading activities for your child as well as information about 1000 Books before Kindergarten.
One kit per family, while supplies last.

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The Weld County Regional Communications Center (WCRCC) has been recognized as th…

The Weld County Regional Communications Center (WCRCC) has been recognized as th... 3

2020-09-29 13:00:15

The Weld County Regional Communications Center (WCRCC) has been recognized as the nation’s best public safety answering point (PSAP) by NICE Public Safety. The 2020 PSAP’S Finest Award is the second consecutive national recognition the WCRCC has earned in as many years from a public safety agency.

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We want to share some of our favorite titles to help celebrate National Hispanic…

We want to share some of our favorite titles to help celebrate National Hispanic... 4

2020-09-29 09:54:43

We want to share some of our favorite titles to help celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, which …"honors the cultures and contributions of both Hispanic and Latino Americans as we celebrate heritage rooted in all Latin American countries"

Today's title, Nosotros los animales / We the Animals by Justin Torres. The story of 3 young brothers and their violent love will speak to anyone raised with siblings:

“We wanted more. We knocked the butt ends of our forks against the table, tapped our spoons against our empty bowls; we were hungry. We wanted more volume, more riots. We turned up the knob on the TV until our ears ached with the shouts of angry men. We wanted more music on the radio; we wanted beats; we wanted rock. We wanted muscles on our skinny arms. We had bird bones, hollow and light, and we wanted more density, more weight. We were six snatching hands, six stomping feet; we were brothers, boys, three little kings locked in a feud for more.”

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