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Associate Dean – Kent, OH, USA | Works

Associate DeanAdministrative – 12 months with faculty rankCollege of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED)[Job #987405]Kent Campus – Kent, Ohio Opportunity: The College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) at Kent State University invites applications for a tenured Associate Dean position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor – a twelve-month appointment that begins with […]

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Architecture Program Director – Kent, OH, USA | Works

Architecture Program DirectorCollege of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED)[Job #987118]Kent Campus – Kent, Ohio Opportunity: The College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) at Kent State University invites applications and nominations for the position of Program Director for its Bachelor of Architecture (BS) and Master of Architecture (M.Arch) programs from July 1, 2023. The successful […]

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“We are the craziest and most geeky of technology platforms”

No one associates Google with a cybersecurity company. Kent Walker, president of global affairs at Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is determined to change that perception. He made this week a European tour (Paris, London, Brussels, Madrid, Prague) participating in various events related to cybersecurity. In Madrid, he announced the opening in 2023 of a cybersecurity […]

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Michael Dillon sets up his own low-cost garden studio in Kent

British architect Michael Dillon has designed and built his own low-cost garden studio in south-east England using low-carbon materials including fiberboard and hemp. Located in Kent, the 14 square meter building provides part-time workspace for Dillon, who recently launched his own architecture studio called AOMD. The design centers around natural and recycled materials and minimizes […]

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Kent County Family Court and car park could boost Dover town center

The planned Kent County Family Court building could solve problems for people who use the court on weekdays, but also for people who shop and attend events in downtown Dover on evenings and weekends. ends. That’s because a 378-space parking garage is included in the plan — a garage open to the public after court […]

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25 Kent Inks of Williamsburg 20,874 square feet with Altana

Rubenstein Partners’ 25 Kent, Brooklyn’s newest mixed-use and light manufacturing office building, today announced it has signed a 20,874 square foot 10-year lease with Altana, a pioneering shared-source startup Truth About the Global Supply Chain, at 25 Kent Ave. in Williamsburg. Relocating and expanding 134 North 4th Street in Williamsburg Following the company’s recent $100 […]

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On or off campus? Here’s how to decide where to live – Kent Wired

Live on or off campus? That is the question. This semester marks the first time Jacqueline Quinn, a sophomore fashion merchandising major, has lived off campus, and she shares a house near the Architecture Building with five roommates. Quinn lived on the Tri-Towers campus last year, but wanted her own space closer to her classes […]

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Rockwell Kent’s dramatic black and white print show at the Fleming Museum | Art review | Seven days

Click to enlarge Rockwell Kent’s signature 1928 woodcut, “Flame,” now on display at the University of Vermont’s Fleming Museum of Art, may have the effect of etching itself into the mind of the viewer. A nude on his back, one knee bent in the air and the other bent on a ledge in […]

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Fort Kent back in final after beating Washing Academy 2-1

The Northern Maine Class C final in men’s soccer was held Wednesday at the Johnson Athletic Complex in Près Isle. This game featured the No. 1 Fort Kent Warriors and the No. 2 Washington Academy Raiders. Fort Kent is the defending Class C North champion from 2021 and was looking to return to the state […]

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Software design is an exercise in human relations

Kent Beck, original signer (and first in alphabetical order) of the Manifesto for Agile Software Development, delivered the closing keynote at QCon San Francisco this week. The title of his lecture was Tidy first? – which is also the name of his next book. He began by presenting his personal mission to help geeks feel […]

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Learn how to build and design a better world at Kent State University

A rapidly changing world needs more leaders who can tackle issues related to the climate crisis, socio-economic changes and social justice issues and tectonic technological changes. In Kent, Ohio, one university prepares and equips students with the skills necessary to fulfill these roles: Kent State University. His College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) impacts […]

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Allies & Morrison and Weston Williamson submit master plan for 2,000 homes in Kent

The plans are part of a government-backed ambition to develop 15,000 homes in Ebbsfleet, 10 miles east of London. The program is supported by the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation, which leads the development and aims to create a ’21st garden city of the century”. The submitted Ebbsfleet Central East Master Plan divides the site into three […]

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Disciplined Evolution: A Critique of Caroline Kent at Patron

Photo: Evan Jenkins/Courtesy of the artist and Patron Gallery, Chicago In Caroline Kent’s first solo exhibition for the Patron Gallery, “Space | Shadow | Script”, the artist eloquently mixes abstract painting, art objects and installation. The exhibition draws on the languages ​​of interior spaces and modernism. In addition to the geometric abstract paintings, Kent painted […]

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The twin-tower complex is preparing for vertical construction at 346 Kent Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Foundation work is progressing at 346 Kent Avenue, the site of a pair of residential towers in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Designed by Ismael Leyva Architects and developed by Two Trees, the project is known as Site D in the Domino Sugar masterplan by SHoP Architects and James Corner Field Operations and will consist of 36- and […]

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The refinery’s steel barrel vault ends at 292 Kent Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Construction culminated on the barrel-vaulted extension of The Refinery, a commercial conversion and expansion of the 140-year-old Domino Sugar Refinery located at 292 Kent Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Designed by Practice for Architecture and Urbanism (PAU) and developed by Two Trees, the $250 million project includes the gut renovation of the former industrial facility and […]

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Cree artist Kent Monkman escapes a tightrope in an ambitious ROM show

Kent Monkman in his studio.Michael Seleski/Handout It takes nerve to paint your own apotheosis, but Cree artist Kent Monkman never lacked nerve. In the first paintings of his new exhibition at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, he – or rather she – is front and center. Her gender-fluid alter-ego, Miss Chief Testickle, descends from […]

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GOP congressional candidate Joe Kent’s ties to white nationalists include interview with Nazi sympathizer

CNN — Despite disavowing white nationalism last spring when one of its adherents backed it, a US House candidate in Washington then gave a never-before-seen interview in June to a Nazi sympathizer and white nationalist . As Republican Joe Kent touted his support for far-right figures like Representatives Marjorie Taylor Green and Paul Gosar and […]

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Kent State Students Attend and Network at New York Fashion Week – Kent Wired

Maddie Letourneau A model parades outdoors at New York Fashion Week. Maddie Letourneau witnessed this show and others like it while attending NYFW this year. Participating in New York Fashion Week is the dream of many fashion students. For Maddie Letourneau, junior major in fashion merchandising, it’s a dream she’s been able to live four […]

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50 Years of Title IX at Kent State – Kent Wired

Part One of Three: Judy Devine, a pioneer of women’s athletics in Kent State, played and coached during the early days and throughout the growth of collegiate women’s athletics. When Judy Devine arrived in Kent State in 1969, women’s athletics barely existed. There were no scholarships or college letters for female athletes. There was no […]

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The Kent house combines low-carbon design with traditional craftsmanship

The Kent House combines ultra-low energy consumption with traditional craftsmanship BakerBrown Studio’s new home in the south of England sets high standards for low energy consumption BakerBrown Studio has earned a reputation for sustainable architecture, having spent decades working on low-energy building solutions. These range from reducing emissions during construction to designing interiors that maximize […]

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Students move out of dorms as mold awareness grows – Kent Wired

Kent State has started moving residents out of dorms as news of mold in college residences breaks out. Freshman journalism student Hevin Wilkey left his dorm at Fletcher Hall on September 19 after seeing what looked like mold on his vents. Since moving in, Wilkey had constantly felt sick and had a cough while in […]

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Broken Ground in New Kent County Family Court

Exterior rendering of the new Kent County Family Court building. (Delaware Courts) Just three months after the inauguration of the new Sussex County Family Court building, officials gathered in Dover on Thursday to kick off construction of the Kent County Family Court. The $117.7 million, three-story, 106,711-square-foot building, located at the corner of South Governors […]

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AJ Student Prize 2022: University of Kent

About Kent School of Architecture and Planning Location Canterbury • Course BA (Hons) Architecture, MARs • Principal Gerald Adler • Full time tutors 18 • Part-time tutors 26 • Students 480 • Staff/student ratio 1:12 First cycle Ian Angeles Canlas Course BA (Hons) ArchitectureBrief studio/unit ARCH5180 Architectural DesignProject title Food for tomorrow Project description This […]

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Internationally acclaimed Cree artist Kent Monkman will present a new body of work at the ROM in October

A landmark solo exhibition confronts the ROM’s collection TORONTO, September 21, 2022 – Acclaimed Cree Artist Kent Monkmanlarge personal exhibition of To be legendary will open to the public on October 8, 2022, until March 19, 2023, at ROMs (Royal Ontario Museum). After years of preparation, Monkman created this new body of work in direct […]

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Opening of the seven-storey Madison Plaza apartments in Kent this month

Residents will soon move into the new Madison Plaza apartments in downtown Kent. The 157-unit, seven-story building sits along 102 Madison Ave., with its red, gray, beige, and white walls. The building is located at the corner of Madison Avenue and West Meeker Street, just east of Highway 167 and south of the ShoWare Center […]

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‘The Rat’ is making a comeback – Kent Wired

Asha Blake The new space is renovated and open to students to come and have fun. The Rathskeller Stage, once a fun concert hall in the Kent State student center for years, is finally making a comeback. The Rathskeller Stage, also known as “The Rat” to older alumni, was an iconic meeting place in the […]

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Discover the medieval charm of Kent’s bustling market town, Canterbury

Quick links Explore Canterbury and its attractions Best places to fill your belly in Canterbury If Castle Combe is the prettiest city in England, Canterbury will delight them just as much. With much of its medieval charm still present, Canterbury, a bustling market town in the English county of Kent, has managed to endure hundreds […]

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Explore Tunbridge Wells Kent | Great British life

Published: 4:57 PM September 16, 2022 Updated: 17:00 September 16, 2022 Once a seaside resort frequented by the aristocracy, Kent’s only spa town is one of our favourites. With great places to eat and drink, and a focus on families and culture, let’s take a look around Known for its Georgian architecture, foodie scene and […]

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Kent Pilgrims Festival September 2022

Published: 11:30 a.m. September 16, 2022 Updated: 11:58 am September 16, 2022 The Kent Pilgrimage Festival – ‘Bring your own beliefs’ is the slogan – takes place this month, with walks, talks and art exhibitions on offer. We hear from Liz Garnett, one of a group of artists who embarked on a series of walks […]

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Kent State University Seeks to Bridge Academia and Practice by Hiring a Director of Design Entrepreneurship and Inclusion | New

Following last week’s review of an open opportunity for an Intermediate Designer for the National Medal of Honor Museum at Rafael Viñoly Architects, we are using this week’s edition of our Job Highlights series to explore a role as Director of Design Entrepreneurship and Inclusion at Kent State University’s (CUDC) Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative. The […]

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pH+ completes a country house in the High Weald of Kent

The 570m² Waterfield House is partially buried in the hillside at the top of a sloping site in Goudhurst in the High Weald Area of ​​Outstanding Natural Beauty. On its north-facing facade, the five-bedroom house has large sliding glass doors behind movable larch shutters which, according to practice, “open and close to give varying degrees […]

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Finance and administration committee to propose changes to finances to fight inflation – Kent Wired

Grace Springer Construction site of the Ambassador Crawford College of Business and Entrepreneurship building. The board will have to budget more money to keep the project on schedule. The Kent State Board’s Finance and Administration Committee will recommend a budget increase for building projects due to inflation as the Board votes a salary increase for […]

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Grand Designs: Kent couple replace asbestos cabin with angular steel house

“ Imagine if building a house was as easy as buying something online,” says Grand Designs presenter Kevin McCloud, dressed as a postman. “But the problem with buying online is that you don’t always get what you order.” The opening gambit of this week’s episode of the long-running Channel 4 show, now in its 23rd […]

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Director of Design Entrepreneurship and Inclusion – Cleveland, OH, USA | Works

Kent State UniversityCollege of Architecture and Environmental DesignCleveland Urban Design Collaborative Design Entrepreneurship and Inclusion Director The Cleveland Urban Design Center is an academic community design extension of Kent State University’s College of Architecture and Environmental Design. CUDC conducts research, provides technical design assistance to communities, and supports public education and design promotion programs. CUDC […]

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Kent’s landmarks that are only open to the public on Heritage Open Days you can visit for free in September

England’s biggest celebration of history and culture returns this autumn with Heritage Open Days. Hundreds of historic sites and cultural highlights across the country will be open to visitors free of charge on selected dates this month, including 163 right here in Kent. We’ve selected a handful of buildings taking part in County Open Days […]

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Investment bank sues Kent Swig for skipping rent at 444 Madison – Business Observer

investment firm Lincoln International sued the New York owner Kent Swig and his real estate company, Lance Helmsleyfor allegedly skipping rent from Helmsley Spear’s 444 Madison Avenue Headquarter. The lawsuit claims Swig failed to pay rent for the 15,775-square-foot office space it has sublet to Lincoln since April and wants Swig to shell out $342,275, […]

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Kent State University students cited for academic achievement | News, Sports, Jobs

A total of 8,575 full-time Kent State University students were named to the Dean’s List for their superior academic achievement in the spring 2022 semester. Of the full-time students named to the Dean’s List, 1,081 were also named to the President’s List, in recognition of an extremely high level of academic achievement. To […]

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Eye-catching architect’s view of Kent leaves lasting, loving legacy

Sarah Bond reviews a unique exhibition and book showing different views of “Buildings in Kent” in honor of the late architect, artist and author Roger FitzGerald. They both launch at the Grierson Galleries in Cranbrook on September 17 and will fulfill his dying wish… Architect Roger FitzGerald, who sadly died in Tunbridge Wells Hospital last […]

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Best hotels in Kent 2022: where to stay for cultural and coastal walks

Home to 240km of varied coastline, historic towns, trendy seaside towns and more medieval pubs than you can drink up, there’s more to Kent than you might think. Aside from beaches (take your pick of sand, pebble or stone), mighty cathedrals and whimsical castles, the lush Garden of England has gained traction among foodies for […]

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Construction increases for the Domino Sugar Refinery redevelopment at 292 Kent Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Construction is increasing on the Refinery, a commercial conversion and expansion of the 140-year-old Domino Sugar Refinery located at 292 Kent Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Designed by Practice for Architecture and Urbanism (PAU) and developed by Two Trees, the $250 million project will convert the former manufacturing plant into a modern office complex while preserving […]

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Public toilets are coming to Milford town center

Possible locations for new toilets in Milford town center Two interns from the University of Delaware presented information on two public restrooms planned for downtown. The presentation was the result of several public meetings where residents and businesses were able to give their opinions on the location, size and style of public restrooms. “The purpose […]

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40 Under Forty 2022: Joel Kent

To say that education played an important role in Kent’s life would be an understatement. With Fontaine Bros., which brought in $262 million in revenue in 2021, Kent oversaw more than 1 million square feet of new public school construction in Massachusetts. But his roots in education run deeper, having worked at Worcester’s Nativity School […]

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Opening of the “INTERPLAY” exhibition in Kent

Art at the Kent presents “INTERPLAY”, a thoughtful exploration of diverse creations that illuminate time, memory and personal history. Twenty contemporary Vermont artists express themselves in paintings, prints, photographs, and works of metal, glass, fiber, and wood. Art at the Kent hosts a lively conversation between these artists, their work and the unforgettable historic buildings […]

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Travel website On the Beach reveals top holiday destinations for people in Kent

We may be enjoying record-breaking heat and sunshine at home this summer, but that hasn’t stopped millions of Britons heading abroad. Thousands of families from across Kent have joined the big jet-away – the first real mass exodus since before the pandemic. Curious to find out where people were heading, KentOnline spoke to travel experts […]

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Housing Notes: Ambitious Developments in Kent, Everett and Seattle

A rendering of the new Bryant Manor, seen from the corner of Yesler Way and 19th Avenue E in Seattle. (Credit: First AME Housing) This edition of Housing Notes will explore some particularly ambitious projects underway in the Puget Sound area. It’s also worth noting for starters that some indicators suggest that the housing market […]

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A remarkable Gothic-style Victorian mansion in Kent with expertly designed interiors

Lewins is a spectacular mansion in the village of Crockham Hill, with stylish interiors that are modern, yet very much in keeping with the property’s origins. Penny Churchill takes a look. The renovation of Grade II listed Lewins in Crockham Hill, 10km from Sevenoaks, Kent, was a labor of love for interior designer Ashton Taylor […]

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New condominiums in Kent

St Arthur Homes is delighted to announce that the second phase of its condominium homes in Lancaster Park will be launched this summer. Situated in the picturesque market town of West Malling in Kent, each home boasts stylish, high quality interiors and spacious layouts combined with the beautiful rolling Kent countryside on the doorstep – […]

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Kent Spreckelmeyer Wins Environmental Design Research Association Career Award

LAWRENCE – The Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA) has honored Kent Spreckelmeyer, Professor of Architecture at the University of Kansas School of Architecture and Design, with the 2022 EDRA Career Award in recognition of his sustained contributions and important to environmental research, practice and design. education. The Career Award is given to EDRA members who […]

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A Navy veteran and a construction worker face off on August 2 in Kent County’s 19th District primaries

KENT COUNTY, MI — Two Republican challengers face off in the Aug. 2 primary to represent the party in November for the 19th district on the Kent County Board of Commissioners. Jeremiah Bannister, a Navy veteran, takes on Samuel R. Carstens, a construction worker, in the August 2 election. The winner will face incumbent Kent […]

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dRMM-led team get permission to revamp their estate on Old Kent Road

The 1960s Tustin estate currently offers 299 homes in three 18-storey towers and a series of low-rise blocks. The existing low-rise buildings will now be demolished and the towers renovated. Backed by Southwark Council, the approved scheme comprises 16 buildings up to 21 stories tall. It will provide 202 social rental units, as well as […]

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Kent School of Architecture Student Fair 2022

There are many ways to be an architect, communicates the Kent School of Architecture and Planning (KSAP) summer show – and many qualities that could enrich the built environments of the future. The hook to architecture can be thought, drawing, writing or modelling. It could be digital, hardware, social purpose, climate change, or talent for […]

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Coffee roaster, other uses to occupy the Kent building

A former factory in North Mantua in Kent is being converted into a mixed-use building which will house a coffee roaster, offices and other uses. The Kent Planning Commission has recently approved a conditional use permit and site plan for the renovation of a building at 716 N. Mantua Street, corner of Mantua Street and […]

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MSU College of Veterinary Medicine Dean Kent Hoblet announces transition plan

Contact: Allison Matthews Dr. Kent Hoblet (Photo by Tom Thompson) STARKVILLE, Mississippi—Longtime Dean of the Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Kent Hoblet, has announced plans to transition to a part-time faculty position, effective January 1, 2023. Hoblet led CVM as Dean for over 16 years. “Dr. Hoblet’s tenure as Dean has resulted in […]

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New design guidelines to determine the look of Kent town center

The City of Kent is in the early stages of updating design standards to guide town center building signage and facades and some business owners and community members are hoping the consultants hired for the write will spend enough time getting feedback from the public. The city is partnering with CT Consultants Inc. for the […]

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Pubs with Kent’s best views for a drink this summer

What’s better than a pit stop in a pub on a summer’s day? One with a nice view, of course. There are plenty of pubs across the county with stunning views of the city, coast, countryside and more, so sit back, relax and enjoy a picturesque pint this summer. TOWN The Old Buttermarket has been […]

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Catch Beach House, Seasalter Kent

Catch Beach House, Seasalter Home, Kent Residence, English Architecture, Housing Project June 28, 2022 Architects: Stiff + Trevillion Location: Seasalter, Kent, England, United Kingdom Photos: Lukasz Bernacki Catch Beach House, Kent Situated outside Whitstable on the North Kent coast, the To catch house is inspired by traditional fisherman’s huts and boathouses while referencing the indigenous […]

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Kent’s must-see events July 2022

Published: 6:35 PM 24 June 2022 Updated: 6:52 PM 24 June 2022 Your guide to the county’s best events, compiled by Naomi Porter Community Spirit of Tenterden – Credit: Spirit of Tenterden Family funJuly 1-3 Taking place in the town’s recreation ground, the Spirit of Tenterden family festival – a free community event – is […]

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Summit to discuss UK’s role in rebuilding Ukraine

A summit in London today will draw up plans for the UK to help rebuild Ukraine once the war against its Russian invaders is over. Representatives from Ukraine and business will join International Trade Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan to discuss how UK businesses can help with recovery efforts. Areas to be covered include digital and services, […]

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Shellman appointed town planner for West Warwick | Kent County Daily Hours

WEST WARWICK – After months without a permanent planner, West Warwick City Council voted unanimously this week to appoint Marilyn Shellman to what the city manager called a “very important post”. “I look forward to working here,” said Shellman, who held the same position at Westerly for years. “You have some interesting projects coming up.” […]

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Appledore Development, Kent Houses – e-architect

Appledore property development, Kent rural properties, English homes architecture photos June 14, 2022 Design: RX architects Location: Appledore, Kent, South East England, United Kingdom photos by Ashley Gendek Appledore Development, England The Appledore Development the site is situated along the bank of the Royal Military Canal overlooking the canal and adjacent National Trust land with […]

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Explore Aylesford Priory Kent with its ceramics and cafe

Our very first issue, in June 1962, features a visit to Aylesford Priory. We thought it was time to pay it a return visit – one that focuses on its extraordinary collection of 20th century religious art. Polish artist Adam Kossowski had been away from Russian labor camps for eight years when he first arrived […]

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Kent State leads the way with 37 Academic All-MAC Outdoor Athletics winners

History links CLEVELAND- The Kent State Athletics Program led all schools with 37 student-athletes named to the 2022 Academic All-MAC Outdoor Athletics Team, as the Mid-American Conference recognized a total of 265 student-athletes for their successes in class and in competition. The Golden Flashes had 24 members of the women’s […]

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Hayward Gallery opens The Hop by Jyll Bradley inspired by Kent’s hop gardens

Artist Jyll Bradley links the urban landscape of the South Bank to the rural hop gardens of Kent with a dynamic and interactive outdoor installation, Hops. The towering pavilion, made of metal, wood and colored plexiglass, creates brilliant reflections of light and casts a spectrum of color over the iconic brutalist architecture of the Southbank […]

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Kent will develop sister city link with Lutsk, Ukraine in the face of war

The town of Kent is reaching out in friendship halfway around the world… to war-torn Ukraine. Kent maintains active relationships with sister cities in Norway, Japan and China. In non-pandemic years, student exchange groups and municipal leaders from Kent will visit Sister Towns in Kent and vice versa. This is all part of the goal […]

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ColRich pays $52 million for 177 CityZen Commons units in Kent

By Catherine Sweeney The King County multifamily market continues to see increased sales activity as residential assets are purchased throughout the Puget Sound area. In a deal reached on June 1, San Diego-based real estate investment and development firm ColaaRich acquired the 177-unit CityZen Commons in Kent for $51.9 million, or about $293 $220 per […]

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How much the Queen’s Houses are worth as the Platinum Jubilee is celebrated

The value of Queen’s UK’s property portfolio has reached new heights in 2022, with the figure exceeding £3billion according to a new study. Research has estimated Her Majesty’s portfolio of royal properties could be worth up to £3.7billion, with royal residences including castles, palaces and luxury lodges in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and in Wales. […]

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Kent continues to attract apartment and townhouse projects

Seven apartment, mixed-use or townhouse projects under construction or planned for the town centre, East Hill and West Hill involve Kent-based IHB Architects. Madison Plaza Apartments is the largest project as the seven-story structure towers downtown above surrounding buildings at 102 Madison Ave. N., between West Smith and West Meeker streets, just west of Uplands […]

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Kent Downtown Partnership announces new photo contest

The Kent Downtown Partnership (KDP) announced a quarterly photo competition this week and is looking for people interested in capturing “the essence of Kent’s town center through creative imagery”. From June 1, the organizers invite all our photographers, Instagram girls, architecture admirers and Farmer’s Market fans and everyone in between to send in their favorite […]

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Milford Middle School project moves forward

Milford School District has chosen an architect bringing the MMS project closer to completion With Milford School Board’s approval of BSA+A’s bid for architectural engineering services for the remodeling of Milford Middle School on Lakeview Avenue, the project has taken a step closer to completion. BSA+A will lead the design and site plan development processes […]

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The First Permanent Digital Immersive Arts Experience Will Open This Fall

London’s first permanent digital immersive arts experience, Frameless, will open this autumn in the heart of London’s West End cultural district, bringing art to life like never before. As the largest digital immersive arts experience of its kind in the UK, Frameless is poised to become a new flagship destination among the already world-class attractions […]

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The Kent IT expert, 36, claimed he was turned down for a BBC job because he wasn’t ‘geeky’ enough

A computer expert has tried to sue the BBC after claiming it turned him down for a job – because he wasn’t ‘geeky’ enough. James Orior, 36, from Kent, applied for a digital design trainee program at the company which appealed to design and technology geeks. He argued in an employment tribunal that he had […]

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The lost pubs of Tunbridge Wells that hold so many fond memories

There is such a rich collective memory in Tunbridge Wells of pubs and bars and even odd hotels, which were favorite watering holes. Memories can be sparked by a single photograph of a pub on one of our city’s streets. Pubs were perhaps more important in people’s lives a decade or two ago. Social life […]

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Mural project in Kent calls for artists’ input and creativity

KENT, Ohio — There’s an open call for local Kent artists to brighten up an old vacant warehouse and help turn it into a new student storage and rental business this summer. The building owner, in partnership with Paino Associates Architects & Builders and Main Street Kent, is accepting submissions for mural designs to cover […]

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I visited Tunbridge Wells after 10 years and was pleasantly surprised

I hadn’t been to Tunbridge Wells in over 10 years so when I was asked to go recently I jumped at the chance. I can’t remember the last time I was in Tunbridge Wells specifically, but I have very fond memories of my time there, so I was interested to see if anything had changed. […]

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How We Turned Our 1950s Semi Truck In Kent Into A Bright And Airy Beach House | Interiors

In 2018, architects Sonya Flynn and Mark Baker had just finished renovating a large 1970s house on a North Kent seafront for a client when a smaller house down the road came on the market. During the project, they had fallen in love with the place: the pebble beach, the breathtaking sea view and the […]

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Owletts in Cobham and other North Kent National Trust sites will open once a month

A family that fought to protect their ancestral home from near-permanent closure to the public has won. The National Trust has announced that Owletts in Cobham, near Gravesend, and several other period properties are to close to visitors except for a ‘heritage’ weekend this year. Camilla Baker, the great-granddaughter of British architect Herbert Baker, lives […]

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Reader’s View: Let’s Listen to Kent Worley – Duluth News Tribune

The article “Covering I-35 in Duluth?” (News Tribune, May 7) shows an at-grade walkway as the “redesigned Interstate 35 corridor through downtown Duluth,” but the image misses an important detail: the perpetual traffic jam. The artist’s conception shows a total of eight cars facing the intersection. Where are the trucks? Motorhomes and vans carrying boats […]

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Chatham-Kent to increase treatment center grant

Content of the article To help avoid any further delays or inflationary costs with the new construction, the municipality will increase its previously approved grant to the Chatham-Kent Children’s Treatment Center. Content of the article Councilors unanimously approved a recommendation at the May 9 meeting to increase the grant to $3.1 million — an addition […]

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Walk through the past with historians

by Terry Rogers The Milford Museum runs a walk down memory lane where you can learn about the Milford that looked like this If you’ve ever wondered about the history of some of the unique buildings found in the northern part of Milford, you can learn more at the ‘Walk Through the Past’ event sponsored […]

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Seven houses for sale in Kent with stunning swimming pools

With the weather warming up, you can make the most of summer with the spectacular pools at these seven properties…if you have the money. Barnden Farm near Ashford is a Grade II listed property with a lovely outdoor swimming pool. Photo: Keller Williams Barnden Farm, near Ashford This £2.2million Grade II country estate has many […]

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The return of a post-pandemic Art Brussels

Art Brussels comes back to life after two missed years for Covid, from April 28 to May 1. It’s not a fair attended by the usual blue-chip international galleries, but it attracts some high-quality galleries – 157 this year – with a good mix of well-established and newly established galleries. There are few special projects […]

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The sleepy Kentish village that was home to Jo Brand

While we may not have star power quite like Hollywood, Kent has been no stranger to stardom over the years. From blockbuster movie stars, beloved television personalities to musical legends, some of the biggest names in entertainment may have lived on your doorstep. One of these stars is a popular comic and TV personality. Jo […]

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Benenden: the sleepy Kentish village that was home to Jo Brand

While we may not have star power quite like Hollywood, Kent has been no stranger to stardom over the years. From blockbuster movie stars, beloved television personalities to musical legends, some of the biggest names in entertainment may have lived on your doorstep. One of these stars is a popular comic and TV personality. Jo […]

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Principal Architect – West Chesterfield, MA, USA | Works

We specialize in building energy-efficient homes, net-zero homes, passive homes, deep energy retrofits of existing structures, and high-performance historic restorations. This is a great opportunity to learn about high performance construction and be part of a small company whose mission is to advance a response to climate change through the built environment. We are looking […]

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Kent State community gathers for 52nd anniversary of May 4 shootings – Kent Wired

Kent State alumnus Tom Grace rings the bell in memory of May 4th victims. (Matthew Brown) Thomas Grace, a survivor whose name is synonymous with the May 4, 1970 shooting in which four Kent State students lost their lives, rang the Victory over Commons Bell under Taylor Hall in their memory on Wednesday. Jeffrey Miller, […]

Kent architecture

Kent beach cottage restored by Atelier Alicart is a modern idyll

Escape the hustle and bustle of city life in this peaceful Victorian beach house on the Kent coast, magically reimagined by Atelier Alicart. A stone’s throw from the shingle of Kingsdown Beach, the Kent property was originally a school and reading room for local fishermen, built by the local parish. It has been masterfully restored […]

Kent architecture

Abercrombie & Kent celebrates 60 years with the greatest trips of all time – Travel Weekly

Abercrombie & Kent marks six decades since it was founded by Geoffrey Kent and his parents in 1962. The company has charted an innovative course over the past 60 years, starting in the wilds of Africa and becoming the world’s largest luxury travel company bringing the same spirit of adventure found in safaris to destinations […]