Laois buildings saved from neglect

Farm buildings, located in Srahan, Camross, Co. Laois, which had slowly to rapidly deteriorated over the past 30 years, were saved from abandonment under the Traditional Farm Building Grant program GLAS. “Both buildings are made of stone. One was originally a stable and an attic and the other has been …

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YouTube TV loses ESPN, other Disney networks after failing to strike new deal

YouTube TV failed to strike an eleventh-hour deal with Disney to keep more than a dozen Disney-owned channels on the TV’s live streaming service. As of December 18, popular networks, including ESPN and ABC, have been removed from the service. As promised, YouTube TV dropped its subscription to $ 50 …

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Paul Maurice unexpectedly quits his job as head coach of the Winnipeg Jets

Paul Maurice had coached the Winnipeg Jets since January 2014 and had led the team to the NHL playoffs five times.JOHN WOODS / The Canadian Press Paul Maurice stunned the hockey world on Friday when he announced his resignation as head coach of the Winnipeg Jets. The 54-year-old had coached …

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Long-dead record label Windham Hill’s Winter Solstice tour turns 35

Barbara Higbie (left), Todd Boston and Mia Pixley are scheduled to perform as part of the annual Windham Hill Winter Solstice production. Photo: Irene Young A question of “Jeopardy” style: Founded in a garage in the Palo Alto area, this company has turned a well-established business model upside down, opened …

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NFL scores higher for hiring diversity in studies

The NFL scored higher for racial and gender hiring in an annual diversity report, though team-level scores continue to lag behind the league office. Wednesday’s newsletter from the Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES) in central Florida gave the league an overall rating of B, with a B-plus …

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Christmas in Loveland starts on Saturday!

SATURDAY DECEMBER 18, 2021 4PM TO 8PM Christmas in the land of love 2021 by Cassie Mattia Loveland, Ohio – The bells will ring this Saturday in downtown Loveland for the annual Christmas celebration in Loveland! We’ve got everything you need to know about this year’s festivities! This Saturday from …

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The owners of the Château de Bonnyconnellan are not afraid of ghosts

SIDNEY – Bonnyconnellan Castle, located at 105 North Walnut Ave., was purchased through Gay Smith & Associates on December 7, 2021, for $ 202,000 by Heather Drysdale and John Moffitt, who will relocate to live there from Bremerton , Washington. The castle was named to the National Register of Historic …

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Plan of new houses for the outbuildings at Sprowston Lodge

Posted: 3:19 PM December 14, 2021 A derelict shed and stable buildings within the grounds of a Georgian mansion could be converted into luxury new homes. Plans have been filed by the Hadingham family to convert the outbuildings next to the 19th century Sprowston Lodge located just off Wroxham Road …

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Relocation: Couple have plans for an old church, but they must negotiate the Devil’s Staircase first

NOTICE: We have already encountered the Devil’s Staircase on Moving house – this winding and narrow road on the shore of Lake Wakatipu. The house move in this episode didn’t go very well, thanks to a rogue driver. But here we are again in the final episode of the series, …

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History of Santa House in Milford

by Terry Rogers This Santa Claus house stood in Milford after it was built by Al Humes in 1939. (Photo courtesy of the Humes family) With the Christmas season underway and kids lining up to offer Christmas greetings to Santa, now is a great time to remember Santa’s homes in …

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