Tag Archives: covid pandemic

A tradition straddling cruelty

With wounds on different parts of the body, stench and filth all around, amidst the great clamor of the streets, the horses continue. They drag their feet while moving with half-closed eyes. They don’t even have the energy to neigh loudly anymore. Horse carts are known as tam-tams. These old …

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Nick Lees: Edmonton Swiss Men’s Choir president Hans Voegeli plans to gallop towards end of pandemic

Breadcrumb Links Columnists Author of the article: Nick Lee • Edmonton newspaper Publication date : January 16, 2022 • 56 minutes ago • 3 minute read • Join the conversation Swiss Men’s Choir president Hans Voegeli, right, and his friend Jim Fitzgibbon, the late 1970s general manager of Edmonton’s newly …

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Colorado Couple’s Local Disc Golf Business Started with ‘Spider House’ in Benton, IL | Local news

Here’s the scenario: Two people from Colorado – one with a detail-oriented personality, the other with a passion for a growing sport – were looking to move somewhere with a historic home in need of updating. They find the perfect location in Southern Illinois and combine their move and interests …

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SERIES: Sutton Shirley, Chestatee High Girls’ Basketball Coach, brings a personal touch to the program her father started 20 years ago.

A daytime math teacher, Shirley helps students who need extra help. He is able to teach students in small groups, with funding from the CARES Act: Government Funded Assistance Provided, Due to the Lasting Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic. However, most people know Shirley for her generous energy on the …

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The Hamptons’ Retail Boom: Growing Pains

To receive the Vogue Business newsletter, register here. Around this time of fall, Randy Neuringer would typically be in a ball gown in the social hustle and bustle of Manhattan as it heats up after Labor Day in early September. Labor Day is the deadline for made by fashion that …

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Calle Crisologo de Vigan comes to life as the “kutcheros” return

THEY ARE BACK In this photo taken in June 2019, a “kutchero” (driver) transports tourists down historic Calle Crisologo in Vigan City. Kutcheros, one of the city’s many tourism workers displaced by the pandemic, was allowed to return to the streets of Vigan on November 20. – PHOTO WITH THE …

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Timeline of innovation in Durham (part 5)

By Glenn Hendry Posted on October 26, 2021 at 9:50 a.m. Ever since Robert McLaughlin began making horse-drawn carriages in his rural Tyrone home, entrepreneurs, innovators, and business savvy people have pioneered and extended the technological rules of their time to put Durham region on the map. This report, the …

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Adsmore House and Gardens to reopen in the fall | New

PRINCETON – The staff and board of directors of Adsmore House and Gardens are preparing the institution for a reopening in the fall. The local attraction closed in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During the closure, the property received repairs and updates. Administrator Wayne Yates said the Carriage …

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Oxford candidates in the home stretch of elections

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Author of the article: Chris abbott Release date : Sep 19, 2021 • 10 minutes ago • 6 minutes to read • Join the conversation Candidates for the 2021 Oxford Federal Election (Chris Abbott / Norfolk and Tillsonburg News) jpg, TN Content of the article …

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Coach facilitated Morgan’s return

Arkansas senior linebacker Grant Morgan could have easily left at sunset at the end of the 2020 season. Instead, he chose to get back in the saddle for the Razorbacks, one of nine players who took advantage of the extra year the NCAA gave to players affected by the covid-19 …

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Brownstown Schools Host Fair Booth

BROWNSTOWN Brownstown Central Community School Corp. Superintendent Tim Taylor has been asked several times about what he has been up to this summer. His answer every time? “A lot,” he said. While the summer is a break between school years for students and staff, Taylor and the staff in the …

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Friday sports in brief

MLB WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden praised the sport’s ability to heal and unite a nation in times of crisis as he hosted World Series champion Los Angeles Dodgers at the White House on Friday. The Dodgers, who won the title by beating the Tampa Bay Rays last October, …

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Dow Named TC3 Softball Head Coach | Regional news

Coaching at the college level has been a goal for Ed Dow for some time, and now he has his chance after receiving the reins of the Tompkins Cortland Community College softball team on May 13. “This position turned out to be open. It’s literally 10 minutes from my house, …

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CoachHub responds to the demand for employee well-being support with the accessible coaching solution CoachHub Wellbeing ™

NEW YORK, May 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – CoachHub, the leading digital coaching platform, today announced the global launch of its new mental health coaching solution, CoachHub Wellness, designed to improve employee well-being without judgment with the support of expert coaches. Employees have faced multiple crises over the past …

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Can I get a break from paying off a loan if I’m on a 50% pay cut? – News

Dubai – Know your legal rights if your salary has been reduced due to the Covid-19 pandemic. (Image: Alamy.com/ae) By Ashish Mehta Posted: Sun Feb 7 2021, 13:29 Last update: Sun Feb 7 2021, 13:33 Question: I have a personal loan worth 70,000 DhDh from a bank in Dubai. I …

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Philippines secures disaster insurance pilot project and $ 500 million ADB disaster loan

The Asian Development Bank (AfDB) launched its first pilot disaster insurance program in the Philippines and also approved a $ 500 million loan to the country in the event of a natural disaster or public health emergency.The conditional loan facility is similar to the World Bank’s Deferred Disaster Drawdown (CAT-DDO) …

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HomeEquity Bank Completes Reverse Mortgage Sales Program in 2020, with $ 100 Million Sold to Concentra Bank

Program Highlights HomeEquity Bank’s Ability to Find Attractive Sources of Liquidity to Support Growth TORONTO, November 12, 2020 / CNW / – HomeEquity Bank announced today that it has sold approximately $ 100 million reverse mortgages at Concentra Bank. This is only the second time HomeEquity Bank has completed its …

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IMF Should Prioritize Human Rights In Lebanon Loan Negotiations

As poverty increases, inflation soars and unemployment soars, Lebanon faces the worst economic crisis in its history. Last week the government started formal negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to discuss a plan to save the economy and ask around 10 billion dollars aid dollars. Millions of people in …

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