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Women’s History Month – Hedy Lamar

Most people know Hedy Lamar as an Austrian-born American actress and film producer who appeared in 30 films over her 28-year career. But Lamar was also a pioneer in the…

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Black History month – George Carruthers

In this final week of Black History Month, we remember a local hero who passed away on December 26, 2020. Dr. George Carruthers was an African American astrophysicist, scientist, engineer,…

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Black History Month – Garrett Morgan

What do a sewing machine, hair-straightening product, breathing device, friction drive clutch, gas mask, and a traffic light have in common? They were all invented by African-American inventor Garrett Morgan….

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Black History Month – Marie Van Brittan Brown

Marie Van Brittan Brown (1922-1999) was a 43-year-old African-American nurse who worked long hours before returning home to Jamaica Queens in New York City. Neighborhood crime was high, her husband…

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Black History Month – Lewis Howard Latimer

Lewis Howard Latimer (1848-1928) was an African-American inventor, electrical pioneer, and a son of fugitive slaves. With no access to formal education, Latimer taught himself mechanical drawing while in the…

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Signify Light to go program expands offerings

Things just got easier with Signify’s expanded Light to go offerings. They’re quick to order, easy on your wallet, and simple to use! Light to go is Signify’s broad offering…

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Preparing for the Next Big Thing: Modular Wiring Systems

The faster technology changes, the harder you have to work to keep up. And the more architects, engineers, and contractors have to learn about building structures that meet both current…

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Dimmers…Everything Old is New Again

Rarely do we need all the light our fixtures are capable of providing. A dimmer enables you to adjust lighting for a specific time of day, to perform a task…

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Choosing the Right Ventilation Fan

Long showers, whirlpool tubs, saunas — the humidity and moisture from these bathroom luxuries create a breeding ground for mold and mildew. Fortunately, there’s a hidden hero in your bathroom—removing…

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