The Historical Society is keeping the ball moving forward for the 2017 sesquicentennial, with a steering committee to help organize it, a grant from the state of Alaska, and a newly-hired staffer, Linda Williams, to be the liaison for the various organizations taking part in the observance. Although most of the focus will be on the 150th anniversary of the Oct. 18, 1867, Castle Hill ceremony, the 2017 commemoration will start with the March 30 anniversary of the signing of the Alaska Treaty of Cessation in 1867.
You'd be paying Apple for your calls, texts and data. Its not the first time that Apple nerds have thought this was happening, given the MVNO patents that surfaced back in 2011. Alas, according to a statement we received from an Apple spokesperson, it's not happening: We have not discussed nor do we have any plans to launch an MVNO. The stock market is responding to the denial, with the stock down 3%.
Many people take to Facebook when it comes to sharing important news with the world. So you struggle on your own" "You feel so hopeful when you learn you're going to have a child. "We're looking forward to welcoming her into the world and sharing more soon when she's ready to come out and meet everyone!"
National Night Out is an annual, nationwide community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. Rock Hill NW -- Lights On Campaign, 6:30 to 10 p.m. Great Falls Community Crossing -- Pizza, Show and Tell Q&A, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. West Glade Aparments -- Food and Games, 5 to 8 p.m.
The source says that "Kanye wants all four of them to live forever and he insists he is doing it for the sake of mankind." In the words of the source's mouth: "He says Kim is the most perfect female specimen God ever created and the world should not be robbed of her beauty."
Officials with Opus Development Co. and Greco, in conjunction with the city of St. Paul, have announced that they are working with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group out of Minnetonka to develop a 150-room hotel in downtown St. Paul. The Radisson Red hotel planned for construction in downtown Minneapolis will be located near U.S. Bank Stadium, the new home of the Minnesota Vikings.
If you've been following us for long enough, you'd know that we thrive on long weekends. Next year is also looking quite positive because thanks to Holiday Tours , we've got a calendar of more long weekends to look forward to in 2016 As seen in the Holiday Tours calendar above, there are a total of 8 official long weekends in 2016: But you can have all 9 long weekends if you take that 1 day off on 8th July for an extended Hari Raya break.
Need a bit of inspiration to get motivated on Monday? We've found three things going on in Canary Wharf for you to reward yourselves with after a bit of work. Pop over to Canary Wharf's Everyman cinema at lunchtime to catch a showing of Love And Mercy , which tells the tale of reclusive Beach Boys songwriter and musician Brian Wilson, from his pop successes to his nervous breakdown. Stars Paul Dano and John Cusack, both playing Wilson.
The Raleigh Business Incubator was started to provide a space for entrepreneurs and their companies to become successful through low overhead costs and the ability to co-work with others. The nonprofit Raleigh Business & Technology Center came under fire last summer when an audit turned up issues of fraud and nonpayment, at which point the company running the center was evicted and the city took over management of the facility.
Council members discussed the future of the expansion, at 300-309 Constitution Drive, and several Facebook employees and project managers attended the meeting. The expansion will come with a signalized intersection at Bayfront and a bike-and-pedestrian corridor cutting down the middle of the campus from north to south. Facebook purchased the campus last year, and in December 2014 the city approved a conditional use permit at the southwest part of Facebook, Building 23, to be completed in 2016.
Intelligence officers in the US and Iraq claim that Isis's leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, has adopted a plan to ensure that the group maintains its grip on large swathes of Syria and Iraq, even if he and other leaders are killed. Perhaps most significantly, Isis commanders on the ground have been granted the freedom to conduct operations without interference from the group's leadership.
The plans include a maritime research center, a herbaria and database on sea creatures, environmental monitoring stations, and an emergency response center for oil spills, the SOA said. The SOA will establish a maritime monitoring center on the Nansha Islands and adjacent waters as part of a maritime monitoring and warning network to provide precise and timely ocean environmental data to surrounding countries and vessels passing through the South China Sea, .