Rising energy prices in Europe have forced some Italians to turn to abandoned cooking methods. One Tuscan village is using wool to insulate cooking boxes that slow-cook food with less energy.
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Across Europe, soaring energy costs are making utility bills more expensive, so some people are
Nala Robotics has launched a fast food robot that it says can fry chicken wings, French fries, and other foods, season them, and plate them all autonomously. It’s called “the Wingman,” and it’s available to rent for $2,999/month.
“The Wingman is our latest
A decorator recently came around to quote for some painting work on our house. He was pretty flexible about when he could do the job. “I’m coming to the end of two and a half years of boom time,” he said gloomily. “People were pouring money into home improvements because
Some food bank users are declining items such as potatoes as they cannot afford the energy to boil them, the boss of the supermarket Iceland has said, as the soaring cost of living pushes vulnerable groups to the financial brink.
Richard Walker, who says the 1,000-stores in the budget chain
With the cost of gasoline skyrocketing since the Russian invasion of Ukraine — in Bladen County that rise is now nearing $1 per gallon on the past few weeks — concerns have arisen over fuel costs for school activities like athletics.
According to the financial department with Bladen County
Monmouth and Fairfield are viewed as potential CAA members for a north division, with UNC Greensboro a potential member in the south.
D’Antonio chose not to discuss whether the league is investigating a two-division setup or identify expansion candidates.
He said that since he became commissioner, “We’re always looking at