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Arms-Marking for Soldiers Starts

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first_imgSoldiers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) led by the 23rd Infantry Brigade Commander at the Edward Beyan Kesselley (EBK) Barracks, Colonel Prince C. Johnson, were elated yesterday when they witnessed the inauguration of the first ever turning over of weapons marking equipment.Shortly after the equipment were turned over by authorities of the Liberia National Commission on Small Arms (LiNCSA), the process of marking arms assigned to each of the soldiers immediately got underway.Yesterday’s event came barely two weeks after authorities of the Ministry of National Defense (MOD) and LiNCSA signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU).Under the MOU, both parties recognized the need to put in place a mechanism to control and properly account for weapons by supporting an effective arms marking and recordkeeping for tracing regimen.In the MOU, the LiNCSA and the MOD/ AFL both members of the Peace, Justice, Security and Rule of Law Pillar, recognized the need to implement arms marking to control and avoid proliferation of unregistered weapons across the sub-region.The parties also recognized the obligation of Liberia to adhere to Article 77 of the Economic Community of West Africa (ECOWAS) Treaty relating to sanctions applicable in cases where a member state fails to fulfill its obligation to the country.Yesterday’s ceremony coincided with the turning over of a set of computers to the AFL by LiNCSA represented by Commissioner Benoni Knuckles. In remarks, Michael Page, an Advisor to the United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General assigned with UNMIL Security Sector Reform (SSR), described the event as an important step towards achieving both the Government of Liberia’s plan for the security transition and also the requirements expressed in UN Liberia Sanctions Review of September 2014.“We welcome the start of the marking of the AFL weapons as this is an important obligation Liberia entered into when it ratified the 2006 ECOWAS Convention on Small Arms and Light Weapons and the Arms Trade treaty,” Mr. Page asserted.According to him, the arms marking exercise will allow the government to ensure that it is able to mark and trace all government owned weapons not only to ensure that there is no misuse of weapons, but also to better manage its arms stocks.He said while this is a significant step it is also important to recognize that there is still more to do with regards to achieving the recommendation of the UN Sanctions Review. The Review noted the urgent need to implement a firearms regulatory regime across the country, which at the moment is largely absent.“Importantly,” he said, “the Legislature still needs to pass the Firearms and Ammunition Control Act, which is due to achieve its second reading in a House Plenary soon.”Mr. Page urged the Senate Committee on Defense and Security to review the Act as soon as possible.The Review, he said, calls on LiNCSA to be fully operational to prioritize the Agenda for Transformation Pillar One on firearms management and urged that as the new budget is debated that LiNSCA receives the resources needed to fulfill its role in coordinating firearms management in Liberia.Earlier in their respective comments, AFL Deputy Chief of Staff, Eric W. Dennis and Deputy Defense Minister for Operations, Saint Jerome Larbelee, underscored the importance of the exercise. They also expressed gratitude to the LiNCSA authorities, noting that it would also signify that Liberia is in the vanguard of the peace march in the sub-region. This is evidenced by ensuring that arms currently assigned all security sectors including the Liberian National Police as well as agents of the National Security Agency are registered and marked in keeping with the MOU. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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Former EPS Director Othello Warrick Dies

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first_imgControversial former Executive Protection Service (EPS) Director, Daniel Othello Warrick, has died. He took his last breath early Saturday, August 1, morning, less than 24 hours after he reportedly experienced a brain aneurism (brain disturb or blood filled in the brain) at his home in Monrovia, a former colleague said.Our Executive Mansion source said the deceased had undergone brain surgery, while serving with the US Armed Forces, but departed against medical advice (AMA) to seek a job opportunity in his native home, Liberia, in the administration of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.The late Warrick gained notoriety for his aggravating remarks toward Liberian journalists, in his capacity at the time as Director of the Executive Protection Service – the presidential guard – invoking the power of his gun against the power of the pen, should they publish any content that he was not satisfied with. “Be careful,” he told a forum of journalists in his keynote address at the 2013 celebration of World Press Freedom Day in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County, “because you have your pen and we have our guns. And if you incriminate the character or integrity of Liberians, like myself, we will come after you.”Under intense pressure to retract his remarks or resign, he later commented that his remarks were quoted out of context.Responding to media blackouts against the President for not reprimanding her chief bodyguard, President Sirleaf in apparent defense of Warrick said, “The blackouts can continue as long as they want,” adding, “I like it that way.”Mr. Warrick spent his final hours at the Aspen Medical health facility in Sinkor, awaiting a transfer abroad for further medical attention concerning his condition.Our source said friends, family members and loved ones; even the Executive Mansion, where he last worked, made last minute efforts to airlift him to Dakar, Senegal on Friday, July 31, for an emergency procedure, but weather conditions prevented them from doing so until the following day, Saturday, when he expired.“The medical chopper was due in Monrovia early Saturday morning, but the former the EPS director did not survive and was pronounced dead early Saturday morning,” our source said.In 2005, Daniel Othello Warrick ended a 10-year career in the United States Navy, where he served with distinction, bearing several meritorious awards. He served as a recruiter; participated in several missions; and served on several US Naval ships as a gas and turbine engineer.A year later, Warrick returned to his homeland, Liberia to serve in the administration of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, first as Deputy Defense Minister for Administration. Drawing on his experience as a former recruiter in the US Navy, he played a key role in the restructuring and policy design of the new Armed Forces of Liberia.Warrick obtained a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Management Information Systems from the University of Maryland, University College (USA) and subsequently a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the same institution. He also obtained two prestigious certificates: one in Budgeting and Management from the United States Naval Postgraduate School; and a certificate in Leadership in Development from the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government.Since his departure from the presidential guard in early 2014, Warrick devoted his time to his family, and a few private sector pursuits, particularly in agriculture and real estate business.Surrounded by his close relatives and friends at the time of his death, Warrick, a son of Grand Bassa County, is survived by his wife Marjay, two beautiful children and a host of relatives and friends both at home in Liberia and the Diaspora.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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AIDS Commission Supports ‘Zero Discrimination Day’

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first_imgIn support of the government’s campaign against every form of discrimination and human rights violations, the National AIDS Commission of Liberia joins the United Nations, partners and the world to commemorate “Zero Discrimination Day,” today March 1. “Discrimination is a violation of human rights and must not go unchallenged,” said United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. “Everyone has the right to live with respect and dignity.” Discrimination continues to affect the lives of millions of people around the world and people living with HIV and AIDS are of no exception. HIV related stigma and discrimination are wide spread and exist in almost every part of the world. Stigma and or discrimination are unfair treatment of someone or acting toward someone because one thinks he or she is different in some way, a press release by the National AIDS Commission of Liberia said yesterday. There are numerous causes of stigma and discrimination some of which are myths & misconceptions, lack of adequate knowledge about the disease, fear about transmission, fear about death and illnesses, fear of being stigmatized and or discriminated against, moral judgments and negative perceptions about People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) The release said research has also shown that HIV positive individuals, especially women and children, face many acute challenges, including stigma and discrimination, violation of human rights, distant and limited health services, food insecurity, lack of shelter, lack of vocational and agricultural skills, and migration or indebtedness occasioned by high medical expenses. Other challenges are limited understanding of power relationships and limited access to health information on Opportunistic Infections and treatment options. Some of these have led to Drugs Resistance and Deaths. There is Limited Participation from PLHIV in HIV Policy Formulation, as well as Programs and Policy Implementation in response to the AIDS Epidemic. The National AIDS Commission of Liberia in collaboration with the Joint UN Program on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS), and partners will commemorate Zero Discrimination Day by popularizing the day through multi-media campaigns. Zero Discrimination Day is a chance to open up, reach out and celebrate diversity and to reject discrimination. This year’s theme is ‘Stand Out’ and encourages everyone to stand for fair and just societies. People can show their support for #zero discrimination through drawings, pictures, audio and video. Contributions can be posted on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to illustrate personal stories about overcoming discrimination By joining our voices together, “we can be part of a resounding call for compassion, tolerance and peace in Liberia,” the release said.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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Perseverance residents complain of crumbling Govt-built houses

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first_imgSome of the houses at Perseverance, Providence, East Bank DemeraraSeveral persons who obtained a home through the Government’s housing initiative in Perseverance, Providence, East Bank Demerara, are complaining of faulty foundation works and leaking roofs among other things.On Saturday, Guyana Times visited the area where some residents said they have been waiting several months for contractors to rectify the faulty works, some of which they were forced to fix themselves owing to the long delay.One resident told this publication that persons would have complained to the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) several months ago and despite commitment to rectify the issue, they are now fearful that the one year defect/liability period will expire before the issues are remedied.Seeta Singh explained, “Some of the issues we have is with the ceiling. I don’t know if there is a leakage with the zinc in between but the ceiling is swollen and the ply board is falling off inside and out”.According to Singh, her husband had visited the CH&PA’s office before, where the family was told to pen their concerns in a letter and attach photographs of the works to be redone. However, the woman said she had requested the agency’s personnel to visit their home since the camera is unable to capture the ceiling defects.In total, the woman said she paid $8 million for her home and would like the works to be done as early as possible.Another resident, who also lives in the area, complained that his window frames are falling off and he is fearful for his safety. He said his home was visited by a contractor about two weeks ago, who promised to fix the default but showed up informing him that he had “run out” of materials.Richard Coddet, another resident in the area, told this publication that he had been living in his home for about three years now and is still experiencing troubles because of faulty foundation and roof works. “From the inception when we got this home, we encountered a lot a lot of problems but at the end of the day, overall, we are grateful because we are happy to have a home. We had leaks, we had cracks, we still have cracks and the house seems to be sinking because of the foundation,” he explained.Coddet noted that some Government contractors had visited his home in an effort to rectify the faults. However, he believed that not much could have been done. He said he paid $4.9 million for his home. “They made an effort but the thing about it is that some of the works it seems like if there is not much you could have done. It’s a concrete home so they would have probably had to do a lot a lot of breaking because some of the works were so bad,” the resident criticised.He added that because he could not wait on depend on the Government to fix his roof, he took on the additional expense of having it rectified, given that his elderly relatives live with him.Meanwhile, another resident who is renting one of the homes shared her concerns. Janel Blue told Guyana Times that she applied for land several years ago; however, she was allegedly told she had to “know someone” before she got “lucky”. Furthermore, the tenant said, “How come these house is low-income house and when you go in they only got $8 million, $9 million for sale? We put in for low-income so I don’t know what they really doing,” Blue explained.Last month, the newly appointed Minister within the Communities Ministry, Annette Ferguson, visited the Housing Scheme where she had a first-hand look at the flawed buildings.She admitted that there were some issues with flooring, leaking roofs, and toilet facilities and committed to having them addressed if they were still in the liability period.Government had paused the distribution of lands and had instead embarked on an initiative which forced Guyanese into buying pre-built houses.This newspaper understands that not many persons are comfortable with the idea of purchasing the houses, as they prefer to oversee the construction process of their own homes for various reasons.Under the previous administration, over 100,000 house lots were distributed and over 200 core houses were made available to underprivileged families, while a programme for professional groups provided 200 teachers, nurses and Policemen with fast-track access to loans for home construction.last_img read more

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Fort St. John Women’s Soccer League recap

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first_imgEleven games were played over the past week featuring a handful of close games. Below are the scores from the action over the last week.Fort Motors 5 Energetic 0D&D 13 Maxim 4- Advertisement -Richmond 4 Sharp 3The Crush 6 Alchoballics 3Royal Rebels 6 The Crush 4Advertisement Royal Rebels 6 Alchoballics 3Vipers 4 Energetic 1 Highmark 4 Vipers 1Ironhide 3 AltaGas 1Fort Motors 4 Highmark 3Ironhide 9 Maxim 1Advertisementlast_img

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Uruguay crush 10-man Ecuador in Copa America

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first_img0Shares0000Luis Suarez wheels away in celebration after netting Uruguay’s third goal following a flick-on by Martin Caceres © AFP / Douglas MAGNOBELO HORIZONTE, Brazil, Jun 17 – Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani were on target as Uruguay thumped 10-man Ecuador 4-0 in their opening Group C match at the Copa America on Sunday.Nicolas Lodeiro opened the scoring after just six minutes before Ecuador full-back Jose Quintero was dismissed for a flailing arm. With a numerical advantage, Uruguay ran riot at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte as Cavani and Suarez netted before the break. The rout was completed 12 minutes from time with an Arturo Mina own goal.“We had chances in the first half, we managed to take them and that gave us the tranquility to manage the game,” said Cavani, who finally scored his first Copa America goal in his fourth participation.“It was an important step.”It was the ideal beginning for Uruguay in a tough Group C alongside champions Chile and guests Japan, who meet on Monday in Sao Paulo.“We’re not as bad as that,” lamented Ecuador’s Colombian coach Hernan Dario Gomez.“It was a match that got away from us, especially in the first half when it got away from us in every aspect.”Uruguay were off to a dream start.Suarez crossed from the right and Lodeiro proved the coolest customer in the Mineirao stadium as he beat one defender with his chest control, flicked the ball over another and then hit a crisp, low volley into the bottom far corner.“We knew they would be very tough opponents. The important thing was start the game with maximum concentration and we managed that,” said Cavani.Uruguay were rampant and had the ball in the net soon afterwards only for Cavani to be given offside in the build-up.Ecuador brought a physicality to the contest that upset the Uruguayan players and Quintero was perhaps lucky to escape punishment when catching Diego Laxalt with an elbow in an aerial challenge.But moments later, his arm made contact with Lodeiro’s face when challenging for another header, this time drawing blood.Brazilian referee Anderson Daronco — whose bulging arm muscles put even Ecuador’s strapping players to shame — initially showed the full-back a yellow card but after consulting VAR he changed that to red.That left Ecuador with a mountain to climb.On 27 minutes, Alexander Dominguez made a brilliant low save to turn behind Cavani’s half-volley from 15 yards.Paris Saint-Germain forward Cavani was denied again when Dominguez stunningly tipped his clever back-flick onto the post one-handed.But it was third time lucky on 33 minutes as Diego Godin headed the ball into the danger area and Cavani acrobatically rasped a bicycle kick from seven yards past a helpless Dominguez, his 47th international goal.– Patient Uruguay –Nahitan Nandez wasted a good chance, shooting straight at Dominguez but Suarez put the game to bed a minute before the break, stealing in at the back post to poke home a flick-on from Martin Caceres.With the game all but over as a contest, the second half was a damp squib of an affair.Uruguay had the ball in the net soon after the restart but Cavani was offside again.Ecuador showed plenty of commitment, continuing to rough up Uruguay’s more technical players, but never looked like they believed they would get anything out of the game.Uruguay looked content to play a patient possession game without pushing for more goals.Cavani did send Suarez scampering in on goal after a defensive mistake but Dominguez was quickly off his line to snatch the ball off the Barcelona forward’s toes.The fourth came in calamitous fashion as Gaston Pereiro tried to pick out Suarez from Cavani’s cross even though he was only six yards from goal.His header dropped to Ecuador center-half Mina, who inadvertently volleyed into his own goal.“The important thing was that the team won and now we’ll prepare for the next match,” against Japan on Thursday, said Suarez, who notched his 57th goal for Uruguay.0Shares0000(Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)last_img read more

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DONEGAL BOSTON GFC RAISE $8,160 FOR PLAYERS FUND

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first_imgBOSTON-BASED DONEGAL FANS AT THE FUNDRAISER FOR THE COUNTY TEAMFROM MAJELLA McFADDEN IN BOSTON: It was a sea of green and yellow in The Centre Bar last Sunday as Boston’s Donegal community got together in support of the Donegal team training fund.In a bar draped with Donegal flags and banners the day’s events kicked off with a nostalgic screening of the 1992 All-Ireland final.That was followed by music from a member of the Boston Police Pipe Band, whose family hail from Killybegs!! Afterwards an auction took place where a boat trip for eight and a signed Donegal jersey were up for grabs to the highest bidder.Last but not least was the raffle for two of the most sought after tickets in all of Boston (not to mention Donegal, Australia, New York, Canada…!)The event, which included live music, food, a D.J., and Irish dancers, raised $8,160 for the team training fund.This could not have been achieved without the hard work of Paul Friel, originally from Urris (& assistant secretary for Donegal GFC Boston) and Declan Houton originally from Malin and member of the well-known Boston band “Devri”. The Inishowen men left nothing out and those from Donegal who cannot be at home on All-Ireland day felt happy to be a part of something that will help bring Sam back to the hills.Paul and Declan would like to extend their thanks to all who came out and supported the fundraiser and helped in any way, including ticket sellers Marie and Mickey Kelly, the Milton Chief of police, Richard Wells, for overseeing the draw and as always to Tony and his hardworking staff in The Centre Bar, Dorchester.Winner of two tickets to the All-Ireland final, Linda Doherty Gill, Clonmany.DONEGAL BOSTON GFC RAISE $8,160 FOR PLAYERS FUND was last modified: September 18th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:160 FOR PLAYERS FUNDDONEGAL BOSTON GFC RAISE $8last_img read more

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DONEGAL SOCCER ACADEMY: SCOIL MHUIRE MILFORD DO THE DOUBLE IN PRIMARY 7’S COMPETITION

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first_imgThe Donegal Soccer Academy Primary Soccer 7s (sponsored by Sellm8.com) was back at Ballyare last Tuesday as the qualifying for the Letterkenny/North Donegal Section took place.The Boys Section saw Creeslough NS and Kilmacrennan NS qualifying from group 1, whereas Scoil Mhuire (Milford) and St. Finian’s (Falcarragh) navigating through group 2. This set up two intriguing and closely fought semi-finals with both needing penalties to decide the winner.St. Finian’s overcame Cresslough, whilst on the pitch opposite Scoil Mhuire defeated Kilmacrennan.In the Girls Section it was a similar story with Scoil Mhuire (Milford), Kilmacrennan NS and St. Finian’s (Falcarragh) all advancing to the semi finals being joined by Stramore NS who qualified through Group 1.St. Finian’s faced off against Stramore in the semi finals and after a 1-1 draw during regulation time penalties again were needed, with St. Finian’s triumphing. In the other semi-final Scoil Mhuire defeated Kilmacrennan NS by a narrow margin, 2-1.The two finals saw St. Finian’s (Falcarragh) go head to head with Scoil Mhuire (Milford) for places in the Grand Finals.The boys final was a tense game with Scoil Mhuire grabbing the victory by one goal to nil.Not to be outdone by the boys Scoil Mhuire girls also overcame St. Finian’s with a goal 3 minutes from the end.Scoil Mhuire (Milford) will now take both teams to the grand finals of the DSA Primary Soccer 7s competition at the end of November.The Donegal Soccer Academy would like to thank all the schools and kids that participated and to teachers for overseeing a fantastic qualifying round of the competition. DONEGAL SOCCER ACADEMY: SCOIL MHUIRE MILFORD DO THE DOUBLE IN PRIMARY 7’S COMPETITION was last modified: October 29th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:soccerSportlast_img read more

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Felix barely tapping into potential

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first_img– La Mirada High School’s Stephanie Felix emerged from the pack with an eye-catching performance at Saturday’s Warren Invitational. Felix, a sophomore, set a course record of 17:15 at the event, which was held at Hollydale Park in South Gate. Her performance helped lift the Matadores to a third-place finish. “The team has been doing well,” Casas said. “They’ve been working hard. “The girls’ goal is to reach the CIF finals. They have made the prelims 19 straight years and have never made the finals. They are very focused on that goal.” El Rancho continued its strong season at Saturday’s Brea Invitational, which was held at Craig Park in Fullerton. The Dons won the boys’ event with a total time of 82:09 while the girls took home a second-place finish (103:06). Manny Mejia turned in the Dons’ top individual time of 15:54. Luis Guevara (16:04), Julio Jimenez (16:14), and Jesus Sanchez (16:57) also clocked in under 17 minutes. Tania Mendoza was the top performer for the El Rancho girls, who finished second to Brea-Olinda High’s 101:03 mark. Mendoza recorded a time of 19:51. Lupe Ramirez (20:22), Mary Rojas (20:44), and Cynthia Martinez (20:54) also contributed to the Dons’ good showing. “It was a really good team effort,” El Rancho coach Ray Elliott said. Both El Rancho teams opened their Del Rio League season with a win over La Serna last Thursday. Jimenez won the boys’ race in 16:36 while Mendoza took first in the girls’ event with a 20:47. The Dons’ next league meet is scheduled for Thursday against Santa Fe. On Saturday, they will participate in the Clovis Invitational in Fresno. “We’re looking forward to those meets,” Elliott said. “I think we’re really focused especially after what we did at Brea. We’re confident and focused.” The Montebello High boys team also turned in a pretty good showing at the Warren Invitational. The Oilers finished with a seventh-place time of 1:22.04. Leading the way was Javier Ceja, who took second place with a 15:13 mark. David Santana (fourth, 15:29) and Chris Teran (17th, 16:05) also turned in top-20 finishes for the Oilers. Eric Terrazas can be reached at (626) 962-8811, Ext. 2801, or by e-mail at eric.terrazas@sgvn.com. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Destinie Martin also broke the 20-minute barrier for the Matadores, taking 15th place with a time of 19:14. Andrew Diaz was La Mirada’s top boys performer at the Warren meet, posting a fifth-best overall time of 15:37. The Matadores wound up with a 14th-place showing. center_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREThe top 10 theme park moments of 2019 Last Thursday, the Matadores competed in their first of three Suburban League cluster meets. Felix led the La Mirada girls to a first-place finish by setting another course record 19:29 at Cerritos Regional Park. Diaz won the boys race in 17:10, as the Matador boys turned in a fourth-place finish. What makes Felix’s strong start all the more impressive is that this is her first year of cross country competition. In her first-ever meet, she set a sophomore course record (18:14) at the Long Beach Invitational on Sept. 10. Felix followed that with another strong performance at the Fall Classic Invitational Sept. 24 at Huntington Beach. She ran a 17:17, which was second to Newport Harbor’s Whitney Blue, last year’s CIF-Southern Section Division II runner-up. La Mirada coach Ralph Casas hopes the Matadores’ good start can lead the even bigger things later this year. last_img read more

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Speeding Donegal drivers to be given a pardon after GoSafe camera debacle

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first_imgAnybody driving above the speed limit by 20kph on a Letterkenny Road on the day a new speed limit was introduced are to be given a pardon, it has been revealed.There was uproar recently when the speed signs on the main Letterkenny Road between the Polestar and Dry Arch Roundabouts was changed from 100kph to 80kph.Signs were erected on the day but a GoSafe speed van also operated on the same stretch of roads within hours of the speed limit signs going up. It is understood a number of drivers were clocked driving above the 80kph limit but under 100kph.Many were worried they would be fined and claimed it was too much of a coincidence that a GoSafe van was operating on the same day the signs changed.Now the company who operate the GoSafe vans has moved to assure the chairman of Donegal County Council, Cllr Gerry McMonagle that they will not receive the dreaded speeding fine in the post.Cllr McMonagle said the company claim they were only recording drivers doing in excess of 100kph. “They said they were not informed the signs were changed and if the van was there it was working on apprehending those driving in excess of 100kph.“Basically anyone traveling under 100kph on that road on that day should not have to worry about receiving a speeding summons.“However, I would ask people to be mindful that the speed limit on that stretch of road is now 80kph,” he said.Speeding Donegal drivers to be given a pardon after GoSafe camera debacle was last modified: November 10th, 2017 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:CLLR GERRY MCMONAGLEGoSafeletterkennySpeedlast_img read more

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