SINGAPORE, FAR EAST. Lucky me again, always fancied going to Singapore. They have sent me to 40 Commando Royal Marines where I do another job which is new to me, this time I am the Company Pay Clerk for 120 odd guys, making sure that they get their dues and don’t get into debt.
Celebrating its 40th birthday this year with the publication of a sumptuously photographed coffee table book, come Thursday and the announcement of its full year financial results, it should have even more reason to pop open the bubbly. In the six months to September 2010, its total revenue was up 38 per cent, to 44.7m. Autumn/winter orders were up 100 per cent.
Could I afford to live in the city on $68K/yr? That is what I would likely be starting off with before receiving a raise after my first year on the job. I would be willing to consider Oakland and Berkeley, but I don’t want to live in a suburban area. I also have no problem living in rougher neighborhoods, as I grew up in West Philly and take leisurely late night walks through North Philly..
The Indianapolis based NCAA will start accepting bids Monday on nearly two dozen sports championships over all three divisions. This is the first year that Las Vegas is eligible to bid after the governing body for college sports indefinitely suspended a ban last year that prevented events from being hosted in states that accept wagers on single games. Those could include the Frozen Four, wrestling and women volleyball championships..
Hidden down a winding, wooden street, it has everything that makes 70 year olds horny afternoon tea, an 8,600 square foot herb garden, a lake occupied by two swans who eat only hearts of romaine. That isn’t actually trying to be retro. The 92 rooms, each different, are a little too precious, a little too pink, a little too Angela Lansbury.
Thomas has also served as chief of Minneapolis Public Schools, and as associate superintendent in that same district, according to a statement from District 11. Before that, he worked at Osseo Area Schools in Minnesota, where he held various roles: district coordinator for equity and integration, elementary school principal, and secondary school principal. Thomas began his career as an elementary school level social worker..
Loss of being able to get out of bed. Loss of everything. On the days she recognized me, I had brief moments of joy. Ambassador Out for Defending Gay Couple”We have complained officially to the American government, and we are waiting for their response because we don want such people in our midst,” Lungu said Sunday in comments broadcast on state owned ZNBC TV. Ambassador Daniel Foote said last month that he was “personally horrified” after the high court sentenced the two men and called on the government to reconsider laws that punish minority groups. The move was particularly disturbing as “government officials can steal millions of public dollars without prosecution,” Foote said.