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AUSTIN The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved more than $9.8 million in grants for local parks to help create and improve outdoor recreation opportunities, a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department press release detailed. Competitive grants are awarded to local government entities on a 50/50 reimbursement basis. Once funded, sites must remain green spaces in perpetuity, properly maintained and open to the public. Twenty community parks across the state will gain nature trails, native gardens, playgrounds, wading pools, dog parks and sports fields. The commission, which administers the Local Parks Grant Program for Texas, awarded grants to projects in…

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Misty could take it. Pictured: Kailey Schwerman/SHOWTIME; Macall Polay/HBO What’s that buzzing we hear? Is it the sound of a group of yellow vests? Or is it the buzz of a cell phone, informing us that our father has ruined our career? This spring, Sunday evenings will offer both. Succession season four premieres March 26…in the exact same linear timeslot that Showtime previously announced for our other favorite comeback drama, yellow jackets. But… we love our teenage cannibals as much as our accomplice failures! Fortunately, Showtime kind of made that choice for us, actually. While yellow jackets airs on the…

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Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 1:30 p.m. on KPBS TV / Watch now with the PBS Video appIn this episode, Christopher Kimball takes a trip to Jalisco to explore pies by the beach. Connie Miller / Courtesy of US Public Television / APTYelapa-style sweet corn pie Back in the kitchen, Chris and Erica Bruce, the cook at Milk Street, demonstrate three variations of these pies using a hot water crust. Connie Miller / American Public Television / APTYelapa-style chocolate tart From Yelapa-style sweet corn pie to Yelapa-style chocolate pie and coconut macaron pie, this episode has a pie for everyone!…

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Minutes after the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Buffalo Bills to set up an AFC Championship rematch with the Kansas City Chiefs, the Chiefs opened as 1.5-point favorites in the NFL odds of BetMGM.On Monday, the Chiefs were an underdog, floating between +2.5 and +1.5. If they’re still an underdog at kickoff Sunday night, it would be the first time the Chiefs have been a postseason dog since a Divisional Round loss to the New England Patriots in January 2016. And it would be the first time they’ve been a playoff home dog since a Wild Card loss to the Baltimore…

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2022 favorites Elden Ring and Stray lead the Game Developers Choice Awards nominations, with six nominations each. God of War Ragnarok and Pentiment are also the favorites, with five and four nominations respectively.Stray and Elden Ring compete for many of the same awards, including Best Sound, Best Design, Best Visual Art, and Innovation Award. Separately, Stray is nominated for Best Debut and Elden Ring is up for Best Technology. Live-action narrative game Immortality and Zelda-like puzzler Tunic are also nominated for Game of the Year.The GDC Awards will take place during the Game Developers Conference, which runs from March 20-24.…

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TORONTO — Sarah Del Seronde is a big fan of questioning the word “legacy,” especially when it comes to her late husband, filmmaker Jeff Barnaby.Seronde, who is also a filmmaker, said it was strange to go from being Barnaby’s partner to talking about the impact of his work now that he’s gone.”His work is still ongoing, so I guess the word legacy seems over,” she said. Before his death in October, the 46-year-old had an outsized influence on Indigenous storytelling – and Seronde said some of his work is ongoing.Barnaby wrote, directed and edited the drama “Rhymes for Young Ghouls”…

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What’s better than a report on typographic trends? How about a report on typography trends put together by some of the most trusted experts in the field? Cue the 2023 Monotype Type Trends Report, which was released today. We look forward to this equally thoughtful and robust collection of examples and analysis of the hottest guy of the year, and the 2023 issue does not disappoint. Their roundup includes some continuations of trends identified in their 2022 report as the “Mix-up” trend, while also introducing some new additions that you’ll need to read to find out. Wild kombucha. Agency/designer: Marlon…

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Chinonye Chukwu isn’t afraid of tough subject matter: After becoming the first black woman to win the Sundance Grand Jury Prize with her haunting death row drama Clemency, she returned with the horrifying – and galvanizing – true story of Grandma Till, who became a civil rights icon after the brutal murder of her 14-year-old son, Emmett, in 1950s Mississippi. The fact that Danielle Deadwyler, once considered the favorite for Best Actress, to miss out on a nod is disappointing, but so is the lack of recognition for Chukwu’s assured directing. She handles the rousing courtship scenes as masterfully as…

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For Donald Trump, winning a legal battle is all about influencing public opinion. If he can convince people that his intentions For donald trumpwinning a legal battle means influencing public opinion. If he can convince people his intentions were good, Trump thinks he has a good chance of doing the same with a judge or jury. And there is a good reason for this confidence. Trump has long gone by the nickname “Teflon Don” because the lawsuits against him just don’t seem to hold up. But the country is well through the looking glass when it comes to Trump’s alleged…

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