Things to Do in Connecticut, April 12 to 18, 2015
Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive. brucemuseum.org; 203-869-0376. HARTFORD Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts Jim Henson's “Dinosaur Train Live: Buddy's Big Adventure. New England Air Museum, 36 Perimeter Road. neam.org; 860-623-3305. Music and ...
April 9, 2015
Lindbergh baby kidnapper dies by electric chair in 1936
At 8:36 P.M. Principal Keeper Mark O. Kimberling, scrupulously seeking to avoid a conflict with constituted authority, turned to a guard and said: “I think it wise before we call Hauptmann, to call the central office and ask if there are .. One of ...
April 3, 2015
Alajuelense 4-2 (4-4) Montreal Impact: Concacaf Champions League semi-final ...
Evan Bush of Montreal Impact Evan Bush's Montreal Impact will look to captalise on a good showing in the first leg. Photograph: Paul Chiasson/AP. Graham Parker. Wednesday 8 April 2015 00.03 EDT Last modified on Wednesday 8 April 2015 00.10 EDT....
April 8, 2015
Gary Tanguay wants the Olympics to come to Boston 4-3-15
Nobody knows what's going on they keep saying these distractions come up easel road bombs come up a lot by and large they're sort of self inflicted block you're looking at me what did John is no question let me just because these guys have been ...
April 3, 2015
Washington Wizards: Still Can't Shake Off The Problems
But, if he did, it's unfathomable how John Wall is being hid defensively in the corner … on the most important possession of the game. By forcing Webster to defend the high pick-and-roll, it created a huge problem that wasn't easy to overcome: Once ...
March 26, 2015
VeloNews: Quintana wraps up Tirreno-Adriatico title
I knew it was harder coming back. On [the] way out it was easier to push the big gears, and on the way back you had to push more. I got pushed from the car that I had to go over 60km/h [at the end] to get what I should." Contador stopped the clock 31 ...
March 17, 2015
Children die in car lake plunge at Wyndham Vale
“He just dropped when he saw a picture of his son on the wall. “It's so hard for him to deal Today a large group of people who had earlier been at the family home laid flowers and soft toys at the scene, weeping uncontrollably. One woman needed ...
April 9, 2015
The control room was large and housed the usual equipment of board, turntables, and cart players. This would be my first operation where we would play virtually all the music on carts instead of records. As you sat at the console there was a room to your immediate left with a large picture window. The room wasn’t anything more than a narrow closet. It had a very narrow shelf along the wall to hold a typewriter and provide a writing surface. There was also a road map of Oklahoma thumb tacked to the wall. We had no equipment you could consider “high tech” even for its time. The closest thing to that was a telephone that sat in the back of the control room on the counter. ’ It was a telephone connected to the Comanche County Emergency Management Services at the County Courthouse directly across the street from the radio station. The hotline was a party line connected to all the electronic media outlets and the local newspaper, the Lawton Constitution. Its purpose was to notify all the media at the same time about any citywide emergency situation.
Writing a travel column for the Paris News has brought together my life experiences and my life outlook. I didn't want to manufacture the usual travel column with a few hotels, restaurants, and sites thrown in (although I'm told that's what most people want). And, interestingly, I consider Paris, Texas itself a microcosm of the world and some stories will reflect that. Cambodia, You’re Growing up. Cambodia has still not fully recovered from years of civil war and the Khmer Rouge debacle. But traveling its rivers and buses and exploring the incredible ruins at Angkor Watt reveal hope for this small Asian country. Books referred to: A Cambodian Odyssey by Haing Ngor, Angkor, An Introduction by George Codes Vietnam, A World So Different From What You Imagin e. The Mekong Delta is teeming with boats and bridges and incredibly productive agriculture. Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) lives and breathes commerce and is on its way to being a premiere Asian city. Books referred to: Vietnam Now by David Lamb, The Monkey Bridge by Lan Cao. The indigenous people are descended from the Mayans and the talk explores the pressures of modern life on a traditional culture. Books referred to: I, Rigoberta Menchu by Rigobertta Menchu, Guatemalan.
deposits that were mined for centuries in the hills surrounding the town. Later, in 1328, he granted the settlement of Cremnychbana with the privileges of free royal minting and mining town, and founded there the Royal Mint. This Mint is still in operation nearly 700 years and produces a large amount of mintage. Famous ducats of Kremnica were minted without a break for 551 years. New king rules sped up the development of cities and the king reserved the requirement that only Germans can perform administration of Kremnica. Kremnica became the seat of the royal mining and Mint Chambers that was in charge of 12 counties. In the oldest period of administration, the town was governed by a reeve and council. in the 14th century encircled by a double fortification was a seat of the city administration, as well as the royal mint and mining chamber. The class of the burghers coming from mining and metallurgical enterprises, as well as the town officials, built a center – – under the castle hill, in the 14th century. In the first quarter of the 15th century, the wall with defensive towers and three city gates, the Upper Gate, the Lower.
College Basketball Capsules - Men: Wisconsin ends Kentucky's undefeated run
He started the run with bucket from the paint over Trey Lyles, then Nigel Hayes tied the game by tipping in an air ball after the clock had clearly turned to ... He's more than just a running mate to star big man Frank Kaminsky. Frank the Tank did lead ...
April 4, 2015
Wizards extend Knicks' skid to nine
Guard John Wall sliced up the Knicks with ... As with most of their big leads lately, the Wizards couldn't sustain good fortune for long. Ledo and Acy combined for 21 of New York's 36 points in the second quarter. Washington committed six turnovers in ...
April 3, 2015
Bruno Richard Hauptmann, Lindbergh baby kidnapper, is sent to the electric chair in 1936
At 8:36 P.M. Principal Keeper Mark O ... blue uniforms with trim blue and white caps - lifted a large alarm clock and tried to place it on top of a bronze radiator suspended from the left wall of the room. “You will please take the time from this ...
April 2, 2015
Grandpa: Most unforgettable character left fond memories
In Cheboygan, I finally dug out my two wall clocks and said to Jimmy Scheele, “If you can make anything out of these, great, if not, no big deal. I can't find anything ... a retired teacher and principal. After 36 years in education, he retired to ...
March 31, 2015
Forde Minutes: Big Dance Edition
[Yahoo Sports Tourney Pick'em: Fill out your bracket and get a free Big Gulp Drink] That Blue Devils team was not undefeated – it lost twice in 36 games, by a total of ... One coach said, “Use the clock, keep them out of transition.”
March 15, 2015