first_img Show Comments ▼ Thursday 3 March 2011 2:46 am Share whatsapp Privately held Glencore, the world’s largest commodity trader, posted a 42 per cent rise on half-year profit as it prepares for a possible giant stockmarket listing.The Swiss trader posted first-half net income of $1.56bn (£955.3m) as significantly higher metal prices boosted profit from its own mines and other assets.Company executives spent two days in London this week educating equities analysts about its business ahead of what could be the UK’s biggest initial public offering (IPO) later this year.Sources familiar with Glencore’s plans have said it could float 20 percent or more of its stock, possibly split between London and Hong Kong, raising up to $16 billion and valuing the whole company at about $60 billion.“I would expect 2010 to exceed all previous expectations,” said Fairfax analyst John Meyer.It reported net income of $2.72 billion in 2009, with 40 percent of its profit coming in the first half.Metal prices continued to rise in the second half of 2010 — copper futures in London jumped almost 50 percent – boosting profits for miners, while oil and food prices also gained.“Copper is probably the best bellwether, and it is a big chunk of their business,” said Cailey Barker, an analyst at Numis Securities. “This will probably give a good reflection on what the revenues will do.”“If you draw comparisons with the other diversified miners, and especially copper stocks, they have all done very well in the last round of results, all predominantly driven by metal prices,” Barker said. However, he added that this had been partly offset by rising costs.Glencore trades a wide range of commodities and raw materials from its own projects and from third-party producers via marketing agreements. It also has stakes in several publicly traded miners, notably Xstrata.“Their trading business will flourish, while the mining-related investments will be slightly muted by costs,” Barker said. whatsappcenter_img More From Our Partners Native American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgFort Bragg soldier accused of killing another servicewoman over exthegrio.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgPorsha Williams engaged to ex-husband of ‘RHOA’ co-star Falynn Guobadiathegrio.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgKansas coach fired for using N-word toward Black playerthegrio.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgFans call out hypocrisy as Tebow returns to NFL while Kaepernick is still outthegrio.com Tags: NULL Glencore profit leaps as it lines up listing John Dunne Ad Unmute by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryUndoMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailUndoTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastUndoPeople TodayNewborn’s Strange Behavior Troubles Mom, 40 Years Later She Finds The Reason Behind ItPeople TodayUndoSenior Living | Search AdsNew Senior Apartments Coming to Scottsdale (Take A Look at The Prices)Senior Living | Search AdsUndoSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesUndoBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItUndoBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeUndoHistorical GeniusHe Was The Smartest Man Who Ever Lived – But He Led A Miserable LifeHistorical GeniusUndolast_img read more

first_img whatsapp Tags: NULL Share whatsapp Tuesday 29 March 2011 9:23 pm Show Comments ▼ KCS-content BANKING advisers to the £300m flotation of Topaz Energy and Marine are meeting with the management of the group today amid fears that the flotation might be dropped.The Dubai-based oilfield services group Topaz is a subisidiary of Omani group Renaissance Services and its proposed share listing has inevitably been hit by concerns over Middle Eastern stability.“No decision has yet been made,” said one person close to the situation, “but clearly there are jitters.” Renaissance shares fell yesterday by 6.6 per cent on speculation that the IPO could be delayed.Today’s meeting might conclude without a definite decision on whether to press ahead and advisers could insist on changes to pricing or structure to help push the deal through.In recent weeks the Danish group ISS pulled a big issue and Lagardere delayed an IPO of Canal Plus, citing concerns over the Japanese earthquake.The main banking advisers to Topaz are JP?Morgan and Bank of America Merrill Lynch. JP Morgan is also currently marketing the flotation of Edwards, a vacuum technology firm.If the Topaz float does go ahead, the firm should have a market capitalisation of more than £1bn, which would put it in the FTSE 250. The group declined to comment. More From Our Partners Killer drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.com980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.com‘Neighbor from hell’ faces new charges after scaring off home buyersnypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.comI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.comMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.com Crisis talks called over Topaz float last_img read more

first_imgShare on Facebook Tweet on Twitter The Anatomy of Fear I watched Bryan Nelson say he was born and raised here in Apopka, and that he learned to swim in Dream Lake, on his video made at the Catfish Place, on Apopka Then and Now website. My husband was born and raised here too, except that he was born at Orange Memorial Hospital in Orlando, because as my husband always says, they didn’t have a hatchery here in Apopka back then….LOL. Yes, my husband learned to swim in Dream Lake also. His swimming lessons, he told me, were that he just got tossed out into the lake, and that is how he learned to swim, gators and all. Parents didn’t baby children back then. It must have worked because my husband is an excellent swimmer. Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate “We” are going to be the first to quailify for mayor by petition………”we” who???? Does he mean, himself, that’s not we…….so is he speaking for Mayor Kilsheimer also? I am in the twilight zone here in Apopka…….DODODODODODODODODODODO……….!!! Reply March 16, 2017 at 2:16 pm Mama Mia Begins campaign with petition driveWith The Catfish Place Restaurant as the backdrop, Orange County Commissioner Bryan Nelson made his candidacy for mayor of Apopka known to the public. “After several long discussions with my family and close friends, I have decided to run for mayor here in our great city of Apopka,” he told the gathered crowd. “I am excited about the opportunity to serve in a new role and will bring my passion for our city to this campaign. I want to work on what we can do to make Apopka a better place to live, to work and to play.”In his prepared statement, and in his speech, Nelson referenced civility as an issue he would like to change in the current City Council meetings.“We’ve got a lot of opportunities, but we have a lot of challenges as well,” he said. “There has to be civility in leadership. We’ve got to get that back. You can’t let your emotions get in the way of good policy.”He also announced his first campaign event, which will be a kick-off fundraiser to be held at The Catfish Place on Sunday, March 26th from 4:00 to 6:00 PM.Nelson is pursuing a unique strategy by filing by petition instead of paying the filing fee.Bryan Nelson, his wife Debbie (r) and daughter Linda (l) completing the first candidate petitions.“No one has ever qualified for mayor by petition. We are going to be the first. It shows fiscal responsibility and that you have community support.”Nelson is a first-term County Commissioner for District 2 which represents all of Apopka, Plymouth, Zellwood and parts of Ocoee, Orlando and Eatonville. He is also Vice Mayor of Orange County. Before that, he was in the Florida House representing District 38 for six years (2006-2012) and District 31 for two years (2012-2014). Both districts included Apopka within its borders.He is also the owner of Nelson Insurance Services in Apopka for approximately the past 20 years and Nelson’s Roses for 20 years before that. He has lived in the Apopka area since 1958, and at the residence that he annexed into Apopka (in 2016) for 23 years.The announcement sets up an anticipated showdown against Mayor Joe Kilsheimer that could prove to be both candidate’s greatest challenge. Kilsheimer is an incumbent that has never lost an Apopka municipal election (2 wins no losses). He defeated a five-decade incumbent (Mayor John Land) in 2014.Nelson is also undefeated (5-0 with two elections going unopposed), and has been in an election every two years since 2006. March 16, 2017 at 2:31 pm I am not questioning that Bryan Nelson can get the needed numbers of petitions signed to qualify to run as Mayor of Apopka, I just thought that the petition process in lieu of filings fee paid, was not allowed in Apopka, for the mayor or council seats…..when did it change???? I remember this subject at the last charter review committee meeting……….????????????? Did they change it and just not bother informing the public???? Or how was it exactly???? I thought the only charter change last go round was making the city administration a charter member????? March 16, 2017 at 6:52 pm Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 March 16, 2017 at 2:08 pm I believe he means “we” as in him,his family and his group of supporters. I doubt he would include the current mayor in this group. Annie Greer Mama Mia Mama Mia Scott Fostercenter_img Please enter your comment! Reply Reply Reply Reply Mama Mia Reply Go get it Bryan! My furst job was working the potting machine at Nelsons rises. Always a fair and good bossman. Goodluck to you! TAGS2018 Mayoral ElectionBryan Nelson Previous articleAAA Offers Tow to Go for St. Patrick’s DayNext articleMayor Kilsheimer: “We created more than 1,000 jobs in the projects we approved” Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR March 16, 2017 at 8:04 pm I meant city administrator, and not city administration, as a charter member, sorry, my mistake. 6 COMMENTS LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Please enter your name here March 16, 2017 at 5:10 pm Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.last_img read more

first_imgShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/108358/nautilus-sky-borne-buildings-archipelontwerpers Clipboard Projects Housing ArchDaily “COPY” “COPY” Save this picture!+ 16 Share Nautilus Sky Borne Buildings / ArchipelontwerpersSave this projectSaveNautilus Sky Borne Buildings / Archipelontwerperscenter_img Architects: ArchipelontwerpersText description provided by the architects. The harbour of Scheveningen was originally a fishing harbour. In the course of time fishery declined in importance and so did the companies. As a result, many old warehouses in the Second Harbour became redundant and are now due for demolition. At the same time, there is a large demand for building ground in this area. By renovating the warehouses and placing steel penthouses on their rooftops, the harbour is given a new lease of life. Save this picture!Recommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System –  LINEAWoodHESS TIMBERTimber – GLT HybridWoodAccoyaAccoya® CanalsWoodBlumer LehmannFree Form Structures for Wood ProjectsThese projects in Scheveningen led to the discussion about rooftop housing (sky borne buildings) in Europe. The themes developed here in connection with type, technology and impact on urban design were later elaborated in several other projects. The Harbour View penthouse designed 14 years ago by Archipelontwerpers, was the first step towards rooftop housing. The point of reference for this design was the presence of several robust warehouses with steel cooling plants on the roof. A two-storey, lightweight steel penthouse has been constructed on top of a brick base consisting of two structures that face one another (the socle). The construction comprises a frame of hot-rolled sections with a lightweight panel filling. Save this picture!plan 01The penthouse was to be used as a home/office and/or studio. These demands were frequently modified and expanded during the building process. The penthouse consists of a single space occupying both storeys. Rooms like the bathroom and bedroom can be partitioned off by means of sliding partitions. The demands were as follows: the residents must be able to look out from the bath over the empty space and see the sea, and once they were out of the bath they must be able to follow different routes through the house. Essential for this penthouse are the spacious terraces on different levels and the double route afforded by the two staircases. Save this picture!After the penthouse had been completed, Archipelontwerpers worked on the transformation of a number of warehouses that had been declared unusable and were due for demolition. Similar steel penthouses are placed on and above these warehouses (IJsvis, Nautilus and Rokerij). The Scheveningen harbour can thus become an example of stepping-stone urban planning. The principle on which the stepping-stone strategy is based involves two aspects: 1) the formulation/identification of the theme, and 2) the transformation of the theme. It is thus not the case that themes are closed systems, like a Lego box, in which the explicit rules of play have to be taken into account in the search for variants. The reverse is in fact the case. Because various similarities are introduced into diverse projects, and are also identified as such at a certain moment, a particular theme emerges as a pattern. This theme then serves as the starting-point for new variants. Save this picture!All variants also include many non-thematic aspects, variants and specific solutions, and repetition of these leads to sub themes. The themes evolve thanks to these transformations. These aspects of emergence and evolution are the major difference in approach between Bernard Tschumi’s follies for Parc de la Villette in Paris – here the red follies could be configured precisely on the green grass within the blueprint of strict rules of play – and the façades that Palladio designed for three churches beside the Canale della Giudecca in sixteenth-century Venice. Save this picture!The three façades are not identical, but in orientation and in composition, colour and material they have a lot in common. Save this picture!It was above Palladio’s approach that was the reference for Archipelontwerpers in developing the stepping-stone strategy in Scheveningen. It was not until after they had received commissions from two different clients, followed after a while by a third, to design penthouses on top of an old warehouse that the opportunity spontaneously arose of playing a game of references, by which a certain theme was introduced, though all of this took place without the explicit formulation of any rules beforehand. So the stepping-stone strategy is a game of references under construction rather than a developed system within which the rules of play have to be followed. Given the specific (technical) properties of every raised ground level and the at times highly personal preferences regarding the rooftop home, such tight rules would be undesirable.Project gallerySee allShow lessCenter for the Promotion of Science / Dürig AGArticlesAD Round Up: Interiors Part VIArticlesProject locationAddress:The Hague, The NetherlandsLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share CopyHousing, Refurbishment•The Hague, The Netherlands ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/108358/nautilus-sky-borne-buildings-archipelontwerpers Clipboard The Netherlands Nautilus Sky Borne Buildings / Archipelontwerpers CopyAbout this officeArchipelontwerpersOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingRefurbishmentDabasThe HagueHousingRefurbishment3D ModelingThe NetherlandsPublished on February 09, 2011Cite: “Nautilus Sky Borne Buildings / Archipelontwerpers” 09 Feb 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021. 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first_imgArchitects: Sanjay Puri Architects Area Area of this architecture project Projects India Year:  Epsilon Design Consultancy The Street / Sanjay Puri ArchitectsSave this projectSaveThe Street / Sanjay Puri Architects “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/883770/the-street-sanjay-puri-architects Clipboard Padaria Consultants Structural Consultants: The Street / Sanjay Puri Architects Housing ArchDaily MEP Consultants: Save this picture!© Dinesh Mehta+ 27 Share 2017 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/883770/the-street-sanjay-puri-architects Clipboard Area:  211000 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeSanjay Puri ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingmathuraOn InstagramMathuraIndiaPublished on November 17, 2017Cite: “The Street / Sanjay Puri Architects” 16 Nov 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. 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Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream Photographs:  Dinesh Mehta Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Manufacturers: Kohler, Somany, Texture and Paint Client:GLA UniversityArchitects In Charge:Sanjay Puri, Ishveen BhasinCity:MathuraCountry:IndiaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Dinesh MehtaRecommended ProductsWindowsSolarluxSliding Window – CeroEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreWindowsJansenWindows – Janisol PrimoEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsText description provided by the architects. Taking a cue from the old city streets of Mathura city in India where this project is located, this 800 room students’ hostel creates organic spaces.Save this picture!Typical floor planDesigned in 4 level high, 5 linear blocks, the built spaces snake across a wedge shaped site twisting and turning along their length. Sitting adjacent to repetitive hostel blocks on the east and west these new hostels within a large university campus create individual spaces within a discernible identity in each part of the layout.Save this picture!© Dinesh MehtaThe orientation of all the buildings are done with a view of generating large north facing garden areas overlooking a vast playground towards the north. In addition, each hostel room is punctuated with a wedge shaped bay window oriented towards the north and the playground.Save this picture!Section / ElevationEach hostel room has ventilation openings in the internal corridor facilitating cross ventilation. The linear buildings create small break out spaces at each bending point allowing natural light into the internal circulation spaces.Save this picture!© Dinesh MehtaThese factors create an energy efficient building minimizing heat gain in response to the climate which has average temperature in excess of 300 c for 8 months of the year when the sun is in the Southern Hemisphere. During the winter months when the sun is in the Northern Hemisphere, direct sunlight is facilitated to prevent the rooms from becoming cold.Save this picture!Typical SectionTwo focal areas are created at the ends of the linear buildings to house cafeterias, games rooms and gymnasium opening into the north facing gardens and terraces. Each of the public spaces are large volumes with 20’ high ceilings.Save this picture!© Dinesh MehtaThe organic layout of the buildings characterizes each space within the site. Color accentuates different blocks and facilitates within. Each block is differently colored along with the internal face of the bay windows of the hostel in bright colors to create an identity.Save this picture!© Dinesh MehtaRain water harvesting and water recycling and usage of solar panels additionally make the project more energy efficient along with the orientation and facilitation of natural ventilation.The Street is contextual to the climate and the orientation of the site thus creating varied experiences and changing perceptions of space in each part of the 6acre site.Save this picture!© Dinesh MehtaProject gallerySee allShow lessYokohama Tram Port Museum / AbanbaSelected ProjectsMicro Housing K / Architects H2LSelected ProjectsProject locationAddress:Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, IndiaLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share CopyHousing•Mathura, India “COPY” Photographslast_img read more

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first_img More Cool Stuff Community News latest #1 Nearby Sierra Madre Shaken by Brazen Bank Robbery Published on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 | 3:12 pm First Heatwave Expected Next Week Business News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPasadena Water and PowerPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it center_img Community News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Top of the News Subscribe Image: FBIA brazen bank robber brandishing a semi-auto handgun pepper-sprayed employees and demanded more money than a teller gave him in a frightening mid-day robbery of a bank in nearby Sierra Madre on Wednesday.The FBI is investigating if the suspects are connected to a bank robbery crew that has robbed 24 banks in Los Angeles County since November 2015 — including one in Pasadena.The man entered the Bank of the West at about 1 p.m. dressed in an all-white jumpsuit and wearing a mask before robbing employees and fleeing with another suspect in a car.Sierra Madre Assistant City Manager Elisa Cox said it was fortunate there were no bank customers at the time of the robbery at the branch located in the 100 block of West Sierra Madre Blvd.“At about 1 p.m., a male suspect entered the bank dressed in all white, wearing a painter’s mask and a wide-brimmed black hat,” Cox said. “He demanded money from the employees and pepper-sprayed them. Then he fled in a silver sedan with an unknown driver.”Cox said they were expecting the FBI to be on the scene and that the city has meanwhile decided to close West Sierra Madre Blvd. where the bank was located, from the Hermosa intersection up to Windsor Lane.The city closed Sierra Madre Boulevard between Hermosa Avenue and Windsor Lane for several hours as the Sierra Madre Police Department and the FBI investigated the robbery.Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Sierra Madre Police Department, (626) 355-1414. Make a comment Herbeauty15 Countries Where Men Have Difficulties Finding A WifeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Easy Tips To Help You Reset Your Sleep ScheduleHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Reasons Why The Lost Kilos Are Regained AgainHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA Mental Health Chatbot Which Helps People With DepressionHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Of The Best Family Friendly Dog BreedsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyEverything You Need To Know About This Two-Hour ProcedureHerbeautyHerbeauty EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more

first_imgEmail Facebook Members of Mr O’Donoghue’s family came and tried take him from the area but he again offered some resistance before finally being removed.Gardai subsequently encountered Mr O’Donoghue at a local Chinese restaurant with a number of other men fighting and shouting. They asked Mr O’Donoghue to leave but he shouted at Sgt Flood that he and his family “owned the town of Rathkeale” and no garda would get him out.Outside the restaurant, he headbutted a large pane glass window and was arrested after Sgt Flood used pepper spray to subdue him. He was subsequently charged with public order offences.At Newcastle West District Court on February 14 last year, Judge Mary O’Halloran fined him  €1500 for a breach of section 4 of the Public Order Act andsentenced him to two terms of three months in prison to run consecutively.He subsequent;y appealed the sentence to the circuit court and last week, Judge Carroll Moran heard that Mr O’Donoghue had been ordered to stay outside a 5km radius of the town of Rathkeale.Defending counsel Brian McInerney said that his client was a man of “nomadic traditions” and was “something of a pioneer in the tarmacadam industry of the continent”.Accepting that he had a “bad attitude”, Mr McInerney told the court that this year his client had a “quiet and sober Christmas – apart from the reminders from his wife of the trouble he caused the family in having to stay away from their loved ones and extended family during the festive season.”He said that Mr O’Donoghue only returns to Ireland once or twice a year as his work is largely based in Germany, Spain and France.Judge Moran said he would adjourn the matter for 12 months and ordered that Mr O’Donoghue stay out of the town of Rathkeale. He added that he would “revisit the matter next year”. A “pioneer of the tarmacadam industry” who claimed he “owned the town of Rathkeale” avoided a prison sentence when he agreed to stay out of the county Limerick town for the next 12 months.Fred O’Donoghue, a married father and member of the “nomadic community”, was said to have been extremely drunk at Fiddlers Green Bar in Rathkeale on February 14, 2011 when gardaí were clearing the local pubs after closing time.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Mr O’Donoghue initially refused to move and when he was eventually persuaded to leave, Garda Sergeant Flood said he threatened to “kick my stones up and down the town of Rathekeale”. Advertisement Previous articleJudge warns that court is no place for debt collectionNext articleA piece of Limerick history goes to auction admin NewsLocal NewsTarmacadam industry pioneer claimed he owned RathkealeBy admin – February 10, 2013 1317 Linkedin WhatsApp Twitter Printlast_img read more

first_imgFacebook Limerick on Covid watch list NewsCommunityLimerick projects win at prestigious community awardsBy Cian Reinhardt – February 18, 2020 531 Print RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Housing 37 Compulsory Purchase Orders issued as council takes action on derelict sites Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow TAGSCommunityIrelandIrishLimerick City and CountyNews Email Twittercenter_img Previous articleThe Breakdown EP130 Munster Get Job Done Against Woeful KingsNext articleOperation TransPAWmation in Limerick Cian Reinhardthttp://www.limerickpost.ieJournalist & Digital Media Coordinator. Covering human interest and social issues as well as creating digital content to accompany news stories. [email protected] Is fearr Gaeilge bhriste ná Béarla cliste Advertisement TechPost | Episode 9 | Pay with Google, WAZE – the new Google Maps? and Speak don’t Type! Linkedin WhatsApp Best Arts/Culture (Incl. Festivals & Events) – The Bingo Wings Project / Limerick City & County Council. Pictured Cllr. Thomas Welby, Galway County Council with Seamus O’Connor, Pipa Little and Chantal McCormick of The Bingo Wings Project, Limerick City & County Council, winner of Best Arts/Culture (Incl. Festivals & Events), Cllr. Michael Anglim, Chairperson of LAMA and Mayor Michael Sheahan, Limerick City & County Council at the 2020 All Ireland Community and Council Awards presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA at Croke Park Stadium.TWO Limerick projects have been announced as winners at this year’s All Ireland Community & Council Awards on Saturday, February 15.The Bingo Wings Project with Fidget Feet and St Gabriel’s Orthotic Centre were announced as award winners at a ceremony presented by IPB Insurance and Local Authority Members Association (LAMA) in Croke Park Stadium, Dublin.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The awards, now in their 14th year, recognise and celebrate community groups and councils working together across Ireland.Fidget Feet and St Gabriel’s Orthotic Centre were just two of the more than 200 entries received, and were both announced as two of the 24 winners crowned in the various categories.Social enterprises, local authorities, organisations, projects and individuals working within the communities across Ireland all entered this years’ event, which experienced the highest level of competition yet. This year entrants were required to provide information on the project they were submitting, the people involved and their achievements over the past year.Pictured Kevin McCarty, Dept. of Rural and Community Development with Declan and Cleonagh Sweeney, of St. Gabriels Orthotic Services, winner of Best Social Enterprise Sponsored by Social Innovation Fund.The Bingo Wings Project won the Best Arts/Culture (Incl. Festivals & Events) category. Over 30 community groups and families (8-90 years old) took part in circus workshops and bingo games across Limerick, Kerry and Donegal organised by Fidget Feet, to promote health, well-being, inclusivity and community, and the opportunity to be part of a professional circus theatre show in an ambitious project with Ireland’s leading circus company.St. Gabriel’s Orthotic Services won Best Social Enterprise at the awards. St Gabriel’s Orthotics provide orthotic treatments for children with disabilities throughout the Midwest of Ireland. The orthotic devices are essential treatments that help children with disabilities to stand, walk, run and play. In 2019, St Gabriel’s Orthotics provided 704 orthotic interventions for children with complex needs throughout the Midwest of Ireland.There were prizes on the double for The Bays Training Centre, Moyross, which scooped SILVER awards in two categories – Best Education/ Training Initiative and Best Community Based Initiative. While The Urban Digital Co-op & Community Hub won BRONZE in the Best Business Working with the Community category.Mayor of the City and County of Limerick Cllr Michael Sheahan said, “A huge congratulations to the Limerick winners of the All Ireland Community & Council Awards and to those who were shortlisted. Your commitment to the communities you work with and in is very much in evidence. The work being carried out as part of the projects is very important and have a significant impact in the respective local communities.”Commenting on the winners at this year’s awards, IPB Insurance Chairman George Jones said, “The vision, variety and social impact reflected through the community projects shortlisted tonight is hugely inspiring.”“Community spirit is the cornerstone of Ireland’s societal heritage and therefore it is very important that we continue to recognise the valuable work being undertaken at a grass roots level,” he added. Local backlash over Aer Lingus threatlast_img read more

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – July 26, 2011 Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Twitter Google+ Pinterest LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton A date for the hearing of a High Court action against Donegal County Council over a recent co-option will be set on Thursday.Solicitor Dessie Sheils has been granted a judicial review in the High Court over the co-option of Michael McBride to replace Senator Jimmy Harte.Mr Sheils contests that the council seat should have been filled by a non-party candidate as Senator Harte was a independent when he was elected.The Labour Party insists that Councillor McBride was not a member of any party when he was co-opted in May of this year.Yesterday Councillors formally gave the County Manager the OK to defend the action. Facebook WhatsApp Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH center_img Twitter Date for council co-option challenge to be set on Thursday Previous articleFive men arrested in connection with Ronan Kerr murderNext articleKFC robbed in Strabane News Highland Pinterest Google+ Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Facebook Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Newsx Adverts WhatsApplast_img read more