Not on the high street

One of Swansea’s most dilapidated streets is brick by brick becoming one of the smartest

When you get off the train at Swansea Station you have two options: you can turn left and walk down High Street, or you can turn right and head towards Dyfatty. At one point, neither option was particularly appealing, and although left-hand gear has been altered almost unrecognizable in recent …

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Superintendent denies NHCS was aware of suspected gunman’s intimidation at New Hanover High

Superintendent Charles Foust (right) speaks with county leaders after a meeting adjourned Friday at the education center’s board of directors. (Photo from Port City Daily / Alexandria Sands Williams) NEW HANOVER COUNTY –– New Hanover County Schools Principal Dr Charles Foust urged parents on Friday to come forward to school …

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Modern Mobility: Beg Buttons – It’s Not About Pushing The Button

Modern Mobility is a bi-weekly opinion column. The opinions expressed are those of the author alone. Arlington recently announced the end of one of the only good things to come out of the pandemic: the generalization of the installation of automatic pedestrian phases on many of our traffic lights. In …

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Skinny trees, patchy grass, appalling sight … why the £ 6million Marble Arch mound always falls flat | London

It was called a “BTec Tour Eiffel” and a “heap of slag”. He has been compared to “a Santa Claus cave in the parking lot, with dogs pretending to be reindeer ”. The Marble Arch Mound, the temporary man-made hill commissioned by Westminster City Council as an “ambitious” tourist attraction, …

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Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street hits new high

BEIJING (AP) – Asian stock markets were mixed on Wednesday after Wall Street hit a new high as investors looked to the future … BEIJING (AP) – Asian stock markets were mixed on Wednesday after Wall Street hit a new high as investors awaited a Federal Reserve rally for a …

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Cicero’s neighbors with drivers make waves on flooded street: stay clear of Beach Road

Cicero, NY – Neighbors on Beach Road in the town of Cicero watched with concern on Sunday as drivers stroll down their flooded street, making waves. “The passing cars can be atrocious sometimes,” said Beach Road resident Bob DiFlorio. “I mean, they’re nice people, I’m sure, but they have a …

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East section of HS2 to Leeds could be discontinued, new leak claims | HS2

Northern leaders have reacted with dismay to new claims that the leg is from HS2 to Leeds could be removed, while some Tory ‘Red Wall’ MPs celebrated the alleged disappearance of an ‘extremely expensive white elephant’. Leaks from Whitehall all summer suggested the government was about to abandon plans to …

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COVID-19 Live Updates: Latest News on Community Outbreak – Sunday August 22

2:30 p.m. – Police Commissioner Andrew Coster said that despite a few incidents of rule violations over the weekend, compliance with Level 4 restrictions was generally good. Since Alert Level 4 went into effect on Tuesday evening, 23 people have been charged with a total of 27 offenses nationwide on …

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From Codeine to Carfentanyl: A Guide to Saskatchewan’s Deadliest Drugs

The names are both mysterious and familiar: fentanyl, carfentanyl, hydromorphone, oxycodone. Familiar because they appear regularly in stories about Saskatchewan’s opioid crisis and overdose deaths. Mysterious because, beyond reading in a report that a drug has caused an overdose death, does a person without medical training really know the difference …

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