The public, meanwhile, pretty much expects presidents to enjoy extra curricular activities. Valery Giscard d’Estaing, Jacques Chirac and Francois Mitterrand each had to contend with speculation about affairs. In Mr d’Estaing’s case, his approval ratings soared after he was involved in a crash at dawn with a milk float while he was returning from a night with a lover..
Motorists and residents who have been long inconvenienced by the gaping sinkhole that opened under a busy downtown Baltimore intersection three weeks ago can begin using the area today.Department of Public Works officials plan to reopen the intersection of Park Avenue and Franklin Street in Mount Vernon this morning at 6.”Everything should be done,” said Kurt L. Kocher, spokesman for the department.Franklin Street was repaved and opened to traffic Thursday. The Park Avenue section was repaved yesterday.Kocher said the city spent nearly $2 million to repair the 30 foot deep sinkhole that tore apart cable, steam, water, gas and electric lines, and left a hole in a huge sewer pipe Nov.
Rogers attended Bradley University and graduated from the University of Illinois, where he was a member of the Physics department for 22 years, retiring in 1977 as senior research engineer. Rogers was an active member of the Community United Church of Christ and a member of the Urbana Rotary Club. Rogers’ warmth, creativity and commitment to others helped to foster his strong sense of community at Clark Lindsey Village, where he served as a leader, mentor, program developer, gardener and friend..
Island of Maui is a perfect place to fall in love and reconnect, and our resort has been a top destination for couples since we first opened in 1963, said Tetsuji Yamazaki, the resort general manager. This romantic and fun package, guests will create memorable lifetime moments in paradise. Who book the deal will also be giving back to the community, with $10 from every package benefiting the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association..
For the uninitiated, bird’s nest is definitely made from twigs, leaves and straws. So taking bird’s nest soup means eating twigs, leaves and straws! Yes? Not so. I think it is safe to assume that all birds’ nests are made from external sources, except a species of those little and unattractive black birds, called the swiftlets.
India’s north is dominated by Indo European language groups, while the south of India is composed of the Deccan languages of an entirely different family. Along with a dizzying variety of different ethnic groups, religion has a complex dispersion of Hindu and Islam, as well as various scattered tertiary religions. The arrival of the British Empire would result in both the formation of a modernized and nationalized Indian, leaving its imprint indelibly upon the continent and shaping nationalistic thought in its model.