Monthly Archives April 2018

Henderson 5th-grader heading to National Spelling Bee

Nevada State Spelling Bee champion Mischa Abad’s first place trophy at her Henderson home on Thursday, March 29, 2018. Patrick Connolly Las Vegas Review-Journal @PConnPie

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When Mischa Abad heard the word, she was pretty confident.

She just wasn’t sure whether the word ended with “et” or “ette” based on the pronunciation. So she asked the origin. It was a French word.

Knowing that, the 11-year-old fifth-grader spelled “palmette” to win the Nevada State Spelling Bee, held March 17 at Bishop Gorman...

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North Bay professionals news: Quattrocchi Kwok, Exchange Bank, Carneros Resort, Terra Firma and more

Quattrocchi Kwok Architects of Santa Rosa has announced five promotions.

John Dybczak joins the firm’s executive leadership as its fifth principal in the firm’s 32-year history.

With nearly 25 years of education design experience, Dybczak has managed numerous modernization and new construction projects for public schools and community colleges throughout Northern California, including a new school for the San Mateo Union High School District and as project lead for the new Lila Bringhurst Elementary School in Fremont. Dybczak holds the LEED Accredited Professional certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

Kevin Chapin has been promoted to associate from project manager...

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Forest City completes first phase of mall divestitures to QIC – Cincinnati Business Courier

CLEVELAND, April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA) today announced the closing of the sale of its interest in Westchester’s Ridge Hill, a 1.2 million-square-foot, open-air regional lifestyle center in Yonkers, NY; The Shops at Wiregrass, a 748,000-square-foot outdoor lifestyle village in Wesley Chapel, FL; and Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World at Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga, CA.

The sale of the two lifestyle centers mark the fifth and sixth mall divestitures, respectively, to close as part of Forest City’s previously announced 10-mall portfolio transaction with QIC. The gross selling price for all the first tranche assets – six regional malls, plus the Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World – was $1.243 billion, or $667...

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