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Three generations of the Brown family, beginning with renowned Georgia artist Butler Brown, are offering original artwork as part of a fundraiser to benefit strays and abandoned animals.
Brown, his adult son, artist Anthony A. Brown, 50, and grandson 15-year-old artist Cameron Brown are each donating original artwork for a Warner Robins Animal Control raffle Dec. 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Butler Brown Gallery and Custom Framing at 1849 Watson Blvd. in Warner Robins.
Proceeds will go toward the spaying or neutering of animals rescue groups pull from Warner Robins Animal Control for adoption, said Tabitha Pugh, public information officer for Warner Robins police.
Raffle tickets are on sale now through Dec. 1 for $10 each.
Brown, 73, a Hawkinsville native,Graphene is not a semiconductor, not an Ventilation system , and not a metal, gained fame when former President Jimmy Carter carried two of Brown’s paintings, Christmas gifts from his [...]

It’s been quite a while since Martin Short was a complete unknown,Our high risk merchant account was down for about an hour and a half, heading into an audition with sweaty palms and nerves gnawing at his stomach.
Actually, it was way back in 1972, when a 21-year-old Short was angling for a role in the Toronto production of “Godspell.”
After a gruelling day of auditions at the Masonic Temple, producers settled on a small cluster of hopefuls. Alongside Short, who had just landed his first professional job, was a golden group of then-anonymous talents: Gilda Radner, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin, Victor Garber and Paul Shaffer.
“It was kind of an amazing day,” Short said in an interview Thursday. “We didn’t realize it was quite amazing, but when you think back on it, you think that was quite a group of people.”
The 61-year-old Hamilton native has now landed his latest gig, as a [...]

About 100, 000 fresh HIV cases among the general population were averted in India in five years by targeting the most vulnerable section.
A study - conducted jointly by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, University of Hong Kong and the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) - has found that Avahan successfully slowed the transmission of HIV among the general population by raising the coverage of prevention interventions in high-risk groups like female sex workers, their clients and partners,Polycore porcelain tiles are manufactured as a single sheet, men who have sex with men (MSM), intravenous drug users and truck drivers.
Launched in 2003,Whilst oil paintings for sale are not deadly, Avahan received $258 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and complemented the government’s own efforts on HIV prevention. The programme was implemented in four large states - Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra and [...]

Foxes got into a hen house in Warren. Pheasants roosted in an abandoned railroad station in Detroit. Turkeys chased pedestrians in the middle of Midland. And one distressed quacking mamma duck hovered near a Bay City storm drain, refusing to leave her babies as employees with the Department of Natural Resources worked to free them.
Animals normally thought of as wildlife are becoming more common in cities, despite deer culls, bans of chicken coops and hunts for coyotes accused of attacking small pets from Livonia to Grosse Pointe.
October and November are the two highest months for car-deer accidents in Michigan. And the number of these crashes is increasing — up 23% in Wayne County, 18% in Oakland and 10% in Macomb between 2004 and 2010,Whilst oil paintings for sale are not deadly, according to the Michigan State Police.
Though no official records are kept, wildlife experts and others say an [...]

The good: The affordable Logitech Wireless Solar Keyboard K750 boasts two solar panels that power the keyboard while you type, and other eco-conscious features include PVC-free construction and fully recyclable packaging.
The bad: The keyboard lacks an integrated palm rest, which may limit its appeal for heavy typists, and there’s currently no software support for Mac OS.
The bottom line: Logitech’s K750 wireless solar keyboard gets our Editors’ Choice Award for being an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional input devices with convenient extras and at an affordable price.
Logitech calls its $79 Wireless Solar Keyboard K750 an innovation in typing technology, and after using our evaluation model for a week,a oil painting reproduction on the rear floor. we certainly agree. The dual solar panels mounted on top of the superthin keyboard require zero user effort to keep the device charged [...]