Austin-Round Rock home sales jumped 37% in April, report says

Home sales in the region hit a record for the month of April, increasing 37.2% year over year, while the median selling price rose 41.6% a year to year. AUSTIN, Texas – Another month, another set of real estate record numbers. the Austin Real Estate Board‘(ABoR) April Central Texas Housing …

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YWCA Rock County names this year’s Women of Distinction | Local News

The YWCA Rock County announced its winners of the 46th annual Women of Distinction Award on Tuesday. Lanatasha Bell, Director of Inbound Actions for Rock County Human Services. Robin Bye, Beloit School District Student Data Coordinator. Jennie Krajeck, Sales Account Manager for Lamar Outdoor Advertising. Rosamaria Laursen, Educational Leadership Biliteracy …

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San Francisco Jazz Festival publishes 2021 events program

The San Francisco Jazz Festival goes virtual in 2021. The multi-week event, presented by SFJAZZ, will begin on June 4 and run through June 25 and will feature nearly two dozen archival performances. The festival will feature artists such as Melissa Aldana, Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band, Jazzmeia Horn, …

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Annie Gao’s Serenade in Blue (Yale)

It was on a whim, during the orientation of freshmen in 2017, that Annie Gao visited the Yale Memorial Carillon, located in the Harkness Tower. The experience sparked four years of “ringing” joy. Intrigued by the carillon, which consists of an organ-shaped console and 54 bells, Gao then attended a …

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Caleb Kennedy’s record sales climb country music charts

Caleb Kennedy on ‘American Idol’. Screenshot from Youtube / American Idol. South Carolina singer Caleb Kennedy leaving “American Idol” after a controversial video of him emerged has apparently not phased his fans. His EP reached No.2 in the iTunes Country Chart and No.7 among All Genres this week. Her mother, …

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Seminole Hard Rock offering $ 300 job fair bonuses

The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (SHR) is looking to fill more than 300 positions at a job fair scheduled for Tuesday, May 25. SHR is looking to hire people locally and is offering signing bonuses of $ 300 that day. The career fair will be held in the …

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