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One of his points

A few days ago I heard a presentation by Paul Massara of North Star Solar, a new solar PV + battery home energy system start up. One of his points was that scale manufacture of lithium ion batteries means that electrical storage is getting cheaper and cheaper, and PV + battery packages are now cost […]

An estimated 2,000 3,000 Italians

An estimated 2,000 3,000 Italians currently use medical cannabis for purposes such as relief from multiple sclerosis pain or combatting nausea after chemotherapy. Italy guidelines also highlight its possible use for glaucoma and in helping to restore the appetite of anorexia and HIV patients. / AFP / FILIPPO MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty […]

5. Blow to Head: Dr. Jack Feldman

5. Blow to Head: Dr. Jack Feldman, Professor of Neuroscience and Chairman of the Department of Physiologic Science at UCLA concluded: “Col. Of course, transportation, public safety, and neighborhood amenities like parks and grocery stores play a role in this too there are affordable neighborhoods that people with some means don’t consider viable because you […]

Faded eleganceCarnival maintains

Faded eleganceCarnival maintains the tradition of Formal Night, when passengers put on their most elegant sequined dresses and silk ties. That’s about as far as the formality goes, though. The main dining room isn’t a woo hoo zone, but it’s sufficiently laid back for a man costumed as a pirate to put a plastic cutlass […]

The excellent Brasserie Zdel wh

The excellent Brasserie Zdel whose Bar Americain is one of the finest drinking spots in the capital relaunched Crazy Coqs as Live At Zdel last year and following a successful first run, are launching their second season. Besides comedy the standard is usually very decent they also host musical theatre and drag acts. The cocktails […]

Getty Images 1956: Babe Didrikson

Getty Images 1956: Babe Didrikson Zaharias, who became the first female golfer to play in a PGA Tour event during 1938’s Los Angeles Open, dies of colon cancer at age 45 in Galveston, Texas. She won 10 LPGA majors in her career and is a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame. Zaharias was […]

Lookin At Lee, named by Mike

Lookin At Lee, named by Mike Levinson for his dad, so far has earned $199,695. He won his second start by 4 3/4 lengths at Ellis Park, where Asmussen had a string for the first time in years and was the leading trainer. Two weeks later he captured the EP Juvenile by three quarters of […]

Some artists write for the charts

Some artists write for the charts. Shelby Lynne writes for herself. And the few who are smart enough to keep up with the Alabama native eternally underappreciated career. Firstly, it’s a great, quaint watering hole (a replica of Lord Alexander Forrest’s residence) and secondly, as my colleague The Baker and I mention several times during […]

Here the key sentence in the 17

Here the key sentence in the 17 page report: available alternatives for displaced staff are predicted to be far less than the need 24 caretakers, hired before 1998, are protected by ajob security clause in their contract. The city must find them jobs. But the rest will be a challenge to find them all posts […]

Predeceased by his parents Ellard

Predeceased by his parents Ellard and Dorothy O’Connor. Bob will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and all his friends in Stokes Bay. Bob was raised in Killaloe, ON coming to Kitchener in the early 1960s. No prescriptions tigan suppositories sodium ferric gluconate Are you looking for cyklokapron? Get Ringtone Straight to Phone Now! […]