first_imgMonday Sep 20, 2010 Sonny Bill Williams finishes off a slick team try from Canterbury Canterbury were upset 31-20 by Taranaki in the ITM Cup on the weekend as the hosts scored five tries to two in a gritty performance of which they were deserving winners. Some fantastic tries were scored in the game, with this probably the pick of them.It was Taranakis 14th win over Canterbury in 57 meetings, and while the visitors should have stayed in control while up 20-19, they coughed up a few needless tries and let things slip.Ben Souness and Kurt Baker both crossed for neatly taken tries, while Sonny Bill Williams, as good as he was with ball in hand, failed to control two loose balls which allowed Taranaki to pounce.While his game is still far from perfect, its clearly visible that each week he plays, Williams is looking more likely to be a contender for an end of year tour slot with the All Blacks.“I think he’s shown that he’s a good athlete. He’s got some real good skills in some areas of the game. His offloading has been pretty special. And he’s also shown he hasn’t played a huge amount of rugby, so he’s got some potential to develop even further,” said New Zealand coach Graeme Henry of the league convert.The making of this try didnt have much to do with Sonny Bill though, as he simply got on the end of a superb passing sequence from his side that they started in their own half. Sam Monaghan, Matt Todd, Stephen Brett, and Andy Ellis all combined to dazzle the Taranaki defence before getting the ball to the supporting Williams.The other tries from the game will be featured as part of the ITM Cup highlights package later in the week, but for now heres this standout effort from a highly talented group of players. 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first_img Projects ArchDaily Cove 6 / SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects South Africa “COPY” Photographs:  Courtesy of SAOTAThe owner’s brief was to design a house inspired by its indigenous fynbos surroundings. The site forms part of The Cove, a private estate in Knysna, and is perched on an exposed cliff with spectacular views. The owners wanted a house with seamless indoor-outdoor living for summer holiday retreats. The house had to take maximum advantage of the spectacular views and surrounding landscape.Save this picture!Courtesy of SAOTARecommended ProductsDoorsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Sliding Door – Rabel 62 Slim Super ThermalDoorsSky-FrameInsulated Sliding Doors – Sky-Frame ArcDoorsSaliceSliding Door System – Slider S20Renders / 3D AnimationEnscape3D Real-Time Rendering SoftwareGreat care has been taken to promote the natural attributes of the site with the use of materials to complement the natural colour palette and textures of the site. Thus, the design has a cohesive architectural character being airy, yet firmly anchored into the landscape by means of heavy stone clad walls. The building fits comfortably into the natural contours of the orientation of the site. Cantilevered structures such as the pool and elevated timber decks where allowed to protrude beyond the building lines and demarcated destructive zone to allow indigenous planting to grow below. Save this picture!Courtesy of SAOTAThe location of the site invited large glazed areas and extensive use of outdoor spaces, with each aspect of the house having a private terrace or deck. The open plan linear composition of the interior spaces allows views from every room. To take advantage of the sea and surrounding golf course views and to provide protection from the extreme Cape Coastal climate, the living spaces were designed with South West/North East orientations. The orientation gives the owners the option of sheltered courtyards on the leeward side in poor weather conditions or the use of extensive terraces on the windward side on sunny and wind free days. The key to this retreat is its simplicity in terms of the relationship between spaces. Its floor plan is structured, sparse and uncluttered.Save this picture!Ground Floor PlanProject gallerySee allShow lessPUC-RS Library / Santini & Rocha ArquitetosSelected ProjectsEnterprise Park in Arte Sacro / Suárez Santas ArquitectosSelected Projects Share Save this picture!Courtesy of SAOTA+ 21 Share Year:  Photographs CopyHouses•Knysna Local Municipality, South Africa Housescenter_img Year:  ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/335652/cove-6-saota-stefan-antoni-olmesdahl-truen-architects Clipboard Cove 6 / SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen ArchitectsSave this projectSaveCove 6 / SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects “COPY” 2008 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/335652/cove-6-saota-stefan-antoni-olmesdahl-truen-architects Clipboard Architects: SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects Year Completion year of this architecture project 2008 CopyAbout this officeSAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductsSteelStoneConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesKnysna Local MunicipalityHousesSouth AfricaPublished on February 22, 2013Cite: “Cove 6 / SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects” 22 Feb 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogAluminium CompositesTechnowoodWood Siding in KSR Villa BodrumPlasticsMitrexSolar SidingMetal PanelsAurubisOxidized Copper: Nordic BrownEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesCupa PizarrasCupaclad® 101 Random in Les PalmiersUrban ApplicationsIsland Exterior FabricatorsPublic Safety Answering Center II Envelope SystemConcreteKrytonConcrete Hardening – Hard-CemSkylightsVELUX CommercialModular Skylights – Ridgelight 25-40°Porcelain StonewareGrespaniaPorcelain Tiles – Coverlam ImperialWindowspanoramah!®ah! Vertical SlidingFastenersSchöckConcrete Façade Fasteners – Isolink®CarpetsFabromont AGTextile Floor Covering – Arena®CoatingsFormicaLaminate – ColorCore®2More products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

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first_img The Funding Network, the group of individuals that fund social change causes, is expanding with a new group based in Bristol.The South West group of The Funding Network is holding its first funding day on 28 February 2004. It’s not a day for fundraisers, unfortunately, since charities and voluntary groups attend by invitation only.Members of The Funding Network have to commit to giving a minimum of £1,000 per annum through the organisation, and in return the are entitled to bring projects for support to the funding days. Advertisement Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Recruitment / people Howard Lake | 14 January 2004 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.center_img Funding Network grows with Bristol group  37 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The South West enterprise is being housed as a ring-fenced fund within the Greater Bristol Foundation who, according to The Funding Network, “are very excited at the opportunity to engage their existing fundholders and broaden their horizons.” The Greater Bristol Foundation will undertake all management of the new group for the 5% fee which the Funding Network currently takes.The Network reports that a Scottish group is also likely to be set up this summer.last_img read more

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first_img Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  12 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis [amzn_product_post]A new movement is afoot that promises to save the world by applying the magic of the market to the challenges of social change. Its supporters argue that using business principles to solve global problems is far more effective than more traditional approaches. What could be wrong with that?Almost everything, argues former Ford Foundation director Michael Edwards. In this hard-hitting, controversial exposé, he marshals a wealth of evidence to reveal that in reality, a market approach hurts more than it helps. Real change will come when business acts more like civil society, not the other way around. Small Change: Why Business Won’t Save the World Howard Lake | 7 April 2013 | Newslast_img read more

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first_img News Israel now holding 13 Palestinian journalists Follow the news on Israel Reporters Without Borders firmly condemns the arrest of five journalists who were aboard two Gaza-bound solidarity vessels that the Israeli navy intercepted on 4 November to prevent them from breaking Israel’s naval blockade of the Gaza Strip. Two of the journalists are still held. The blockade has been in force ever since Hamas took power in Gaza.Chartered in Turkey and flying Irish and Canadian flags, the two vessels were carrying medical supplies destined for Gaza. The Israeli navy boarded them when they were 45 nautical miles from the Gaza Strip’s coast, arrested all 27 persons aboard, including the five journalists, and took them to Givon detention centre.The five journalists were Lina Attalah of the English-language version of the Egyptian daily Al-Masry Al-Youm, Casey Kauffmann of Al-Jazeera English, Ayman Al-Zubair of Al-Jazeera, Jihan Hafiz of New-York-based Democracy Now! and Hassan Ghani of Press TV, the Iranian government’s English-language TV news station.Three of the journalists, Attalah, Kauffmann and Al-Zubair, were deported from Israel the next day. None of Attalah’s equipment, which had been taken by the Israeli navy, was returned to her. Hafiz, who is American, and Ghani, who is British, are still being held.The Israeli authorities asked the journalists to sign a document in Hebrew recognizing that they had entered Israel illegally and were banned from returning for the next 10 years. Reporters Without Borders has learned that military officials pressured the journalists to sign the document. Hafiz reportedly refused to sign, saying she needed an Arabic or English translation, which was not provided.Reporters Without Borders is particularly concerned about the fate of Ghani of Iran’s Press TV. According to the other journalists, he was immediately separated from the other detainees and no information is available about his current location and status. He was previously arrested in May 2010 while covering an earlier attempt by a solidarity flotilla to reach Gaza.Reporters Without Borders calls on the Israeli authorities to release Hafiz and Ghani at once and to return all the equipment confiscated from the five journalists, who were just covering a humanitarian operation in their capacity as reporters.The Israeli authorities managed to prevent a solidarity flotilla, which was to have had journalists aboard, from embarking last August. The head of the Israeli government press office said on 26 June that any journalist travelling on Gaza-bound vessels would be treated as having deliberately violated Israeli law and could be denied entry to Israel for 10 years. This announcement caused such an outcry that the Israeli prime minister said that it would be reviewed the next day.The Israeli military’s use of force to intercept a large Gaza-bound “Freedom Flotilla” in May 2010 resulted in 9 passengers being killed and 36 others wounded. The Israeli authorities imposed a temporary blackout on information about the victims and their transfer to hospitals in Israel. More than 60 journalists aboard the flotilla were arrested, taken back to Israel and then deported. Their equipment was confiscated and many of them are still waiting for it to be returned.Two Al-Jazeera journalists aboard the “Spirit of Humanity”, a vessel chartered by the Free Gaza human rights group to carry humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip in June 2009, were arrested when it was intercepted by the Israeli navy. They were deported from Israel a few days later. Organisation June 3, 2021 Find out more News News Help by sharing this information News Receive email alerts to go furthercenter_img IsraelMiddle East – North Africa RSF asks ICC prosecutor to say whether Israeli airstrikes on media in Gaza constitute war crimes May 16, 2021 Find out more Reporters Without Borders welcomes the release of Hassan Ghani, a British journalist employed by the Iranian government’s English-language TV station Press TV, who was arrested along with four other journalists and 22 other people aboard two Gaza-bound vessels intercepted by the Israeli navy on 4 November. Ghani was released and deported on 11 November after being held for week, but his equipment was not returned to him. Reporters Without Borders had been worried about him as he was held longer than the other journalists.Reporters Without Borders again urges the Israeli authorities to return all the equipment that was confiscated from the journalists, and to stop arresting media personnel who sail with Gaza-bound humanitarian flotillas in their capacity as reporters.———————————-Press TV journalist still held10/10/2011Reporters Without Borders welcomes Jihan Hafiz’s release on 8 November from the Givon detention centre although her equipment was not returned to her. The press freedom organization reiterates its call for the return of all the equipment and material confiscated from journalists aboard the flotilla, and for the immediate release of British journalist Hassan Ghani of Iran’s Press TV, who is still being held. IsraelMiddle East – North Africa ———————————————Israeli navy arrests five journalists aboard solidarity flotilla, two still held08/11/2011 May 28, 2021 Find out more RSF_en November 8, 2011 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Israel releases British journalist working for Iranian TV WhatsApp blocks accounts of at least seven Gaza Strip journalistslast_img read more

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first_img Two Donegal beaches to get new changing & showering facilities WhatsApp Facebook AudioHomepage BannerNews Twitter Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Pinterest Google+ Pinterest Facebook Previous articleAlmost 30 social housing units in Letterkenny ready in coming weeksNext articlePop-up test centre will be established in Donegal ‘if needed’ News Highland By News Highland – April 15, 2021 center_img Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further WhatsApp Twitter Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Renewed calls for full-time Garda in Kilmacrennan Google+ New changing and showering facilities are on the way to Downings and Bundoran beach.It’s part of a multi-million euro project from Failte Ireland, which says the facilities will be nothing like what they have already.They will be spread across 22 beaches in total in urban and rural areas across the country.Head of Product Development in the Activities division of Failte Ireland, Fiona Monaghan, outlines what they will contain:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/monaghan10am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows last_img read more

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first_imgSuperDARN observations from the interval 1330 UT to 1500 UT, 17 April 1996, are presented. During this interval, five radars covered 12 hours of magnetic local time on the dayside, including the cuspregion, in the Northern hemisphere, and one observed the cuspregion in the Southern hemisphere. In response to a southward turning of the interplanetary magnetic field, backscatter appears in all radar fields-of-view, first in the cuspregion and then in the dawn and dusk sectors after a delay consistent with an anti-sunward propagation speed of 1.5 km s−1. In the Northern hemisphere cuspregion, antisunward plasma drift and poleward-moving forms are observed with a 10 min periodicity, which is typically the radar signature of flux transfer events. Such signatures of transient reconnection are not seen in the Southern hemisphere cuspregion, where predominantly azimuthal plasma drift is observed. In the dawn and dusk sectors, the radars observe sunward plasma drift in the convection return flow region, and transient, sunward-moving backscatter features which have a periodicity of approximately 10 mins.last_img read more

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first_imgThe guide also looks at student life after the pandemic and considers that some students will find “reintegrating especially challenging” and “not everyone will want to leap into living, working, and partying together at the same speed” once restrictions are lifted.  Research has shown that higher numbers of students have felt lonely living under lockdown with 44% of those aged 18-24 saying they have experienced loneliness. There has also been an increase in alcohol consumption among young adults. The guide offers methods of dealing with the feeling of loneliness, managing alcohol intake in a healthy way and coping with the effects of social media on our emotions.  In the guide, Dr Dominique Thompson, GP and young people’s mental health expert, explores key issues affecting students such as loneliness, financial wellbeing, social media, alcohol, academic performance and student living. The practical guide aims to address the topics which are key stressors for students during the pandemic and offers advice and tips as well as further resources to help them deal with these issues.  She told Cherwell: “If [students] are concerned about alcohol (lots of people, not just students have ’self medicated’ their anxiety with alcohol this year) or if they find flatmates stressful, I hope they will turn to the guide and search for the answers we have suggested, to ease their worry. They can also share the guide with friends, or family members might want to send it to students they know. It will be useful for all students, not just those who are stressed or anxious!”  In an effort to help students navigate the pressures and uncertainties of university life, Mystudenthalls.com has launched ‘Student well-being: a guide to building better mental health in university’. The guide was created to help students manage their wellbeing and mental health, and the added challenges brought on by the pandemic.  After a year of disruption to academic life, Dr Thompson also advises students “to focus less on what has been missed, and more on what has been gained that can be brought to the workplace alongside their academic achievements”.  Dr Thompson has been a student GP for 17 years and specialises in mental health and wellbeing. She has launched her own student wellbeing consultancy, Buzz Consulting, and is the author of four mental health books for students.   Image Credit: Lawrence OP / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 She added: “As with all my work I very much hope this guide will reduce anxiety and uncertainty, reassure students that they are not alone in facing these issues, and most importantly that there is always something they can do to help themselves and someone to talk to if it’s all a bit much.”last_img read more

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first_imgFuneral services took place Jan. 13 for Thomas Robert McCann, 79, of North Bergen. He passed away Jan. 4. He was born in Jersey City and lived most of his life in North Bergen. Thomas was a dock worker for Davidson Trucking in Jersey City for many years then was a maintenance worker for the US Postal Service in Secaucus for 15 years before retiring. He was a veteran of the Marine Corps and a longtime North Bergen Little League Coach. Thomas was the husband of the late Nancy McCann and the father of Richard McCann, Thomas (Elke) McCann, Doreen (Dan) Speigel and David (Deana) McCann. He was also the grandfather of nine grand and two great grandchildren.Services arranged by the Leber Funeral Home, Union City.last_img

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first_imgOne of Kevin Husta’s photos showing railroad ruins in Cape May County.Years ago, a walk along some old railroad tracks with his grandfather led Kevin Husta to a passion that would ultimately result in his photography exhibit at the Ocean City Arts Center.“It was weird. I didn’t think about that walk for years, but when I was 18, I began to wonder about those old tracks.”That curiosity sparked a 15-year avocation of exploring, researching, photographing and recording information about the old railroads in Southern New Jersey.“Anybody can find an old railroad bridge,” said Husta, a Hammonton resident who is now 33. “But to figure out what it was connected to and where it leads to can be a lot of work.”That work resulted in a storehouse of information Husta compiled that paints a picture of the former primary mode of transportation from Philadelphia to the Jersey Shore and in Cape May County, from Ocean City to Cape May. Nearly two dozen of Husta’s best photographs are currently on display through the end of the month at the Arts Center, 1735 Simpson Avenue. The works are all for sale and are framed by hand by Husta using reclaimed scrap wood from the old railroads. More information is available by calling the Arts Center at 399-7628.Jack Devine of the Arts Center heard about Kevin’s project and thought “That would make a great show. The word is nostalgia,” Devine said. “It really struck a chord.  People came in off the street and began taking cell phone pictures of the railway maps Kevin displayed.  Many of the people had taken those trains or their parents did.”Devine himself remembers taking the train from Philly to Ocean City, which left from 30th St. Station. “There were two cars, and they separated in Tuckahoe.  One went on to Ocean City, the other to Cape May. You had to make sure you were on the right car.”Husta said some of the major junctions in the region were in Tuckahoe, Woodbine, Anglesea, Sea Isle City and Wildwod.Husta, a design engineer for a telecommunications firm, graduated from Richard Stockton College (now University) with a degree in visual arts and graphic design. Ever since, he has researched the two original competing railroads of South Jersey: the West Jersey Seashore Line and the Atlantic City Railroad. “I had bits and pieces of of what had been connected. A lot of libraries, historical societies and individuals helped me along the way,” he said.Driven by a desire to “simply get the information out there which has been largely forgotten,” Husta photographed ruins and remnants of the railroads, almost exclusively in black and white. Married to Erin and the father of Kendall, 5, and Everly, 3, Husta built a workshop in his garage where he worked on the railroad project whenever he had a spare moment. “Even if I could only squeeze in an hour or so, I would try to get something done.”What emerged was a more complete track map and images of what had been the transportation lifeblood of the South Jersey Shore’s tourism industry.“This is an important exhibit,” Devine said. “It depicts the connective travel mode from the major population center (to the seashore).  In that sense it connects (seasonal visitors) to us and us to them.”last_img read more

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