Plenty of history can be found within the walls of this property

first_img19 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs.The property even has its own private rainforest, which has served as a fairy wonderland for Ms Gilmour’s grandchildren in recent years.“If you’re special enough, you’ll see fairies over in that rainforest,” she said.“It’s just home,” she said. “It’s not plastic and shiny. It’s just warm and homely.” “If the kitchen table could talk, goodness me it could tell some stories. The table has to come with me, I can’t part with it!” 19 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs.But the 71-year-old has decided to sell her 9200sq m rural lifestyle property, just 12km from the CBD.“I’m rattling around in this big old house and it needs kids,” she said. 19 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs. 19 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs. 19 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs.IF you happen to have a hankering for the country, but can’t tear yourself away from the city, this is the perfect compromise. Robyn Gilmour has called 19 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs, home for the past four decades and cherishes her memories of kids climbing trees, feeding farm animals and listening to many confessions over chocolate cake at the kitchen table. 19 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs.The house has grown with the family, offering three living areas, a separate wing containing four bedrooms, a large kitchen, an attic, a working fireplace and a pool, which has been filled in but could be restored. More from newsFor under $10m you can buy a luxurious home with a two-lane bowling alley5 Apr 2017Military and railway history come together on bush block24 Apr 201919 Neville Rd, Bridgeman Downs.Ms Gilmour and her husband bought the land when it was a potato farm 45 years ago.They built a grand, homestead-style residence on the site, featuring bricks from old kilns and chimneys, ceramic washbasins and harking from the old Royal Brisbane Hospital. Their four children grew up with farm animals, fruit trees and plenty of room to roam free.“I wanted to give the children all the benefits of country living close to the city,” she said. last_img read more

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‘I’m too high. Something’s wrong.’ Teens caught vaping marijuana in scary new trend

first_imgUSA Today 3 May 2019Family First Comment: Consequences of legalising cannabis – even with ‘regulation’…“Just as with tobacco, students can vape right under a teacher’s nose and go undetected. There is no telltale odor, and the handheld devices used are small enough that a surreptitious student can indulge in class. Compounding the trouble, experts say, is the potency the devices can deliver, giving a student a much more intense high than expected.”As more teens vape, schools have struggled to keep the practice in check. Now, some schools are seeing a worrisome twist — students vaping marijuana.Just as with tobacco, students can vape right under a teacher’s nose and go undetected. There is no telltale odor, and the handheld devices used are small enough that a surreptitious student can indulge in class.Compounding the trouble, experts say, is the potency the devices can deliver, giving a student a much more intense high than expected. Often adults don’t realize a student has indulged until the teen confesses.School resource officers at one large Indiana high school has seen a surge this year in something they have never dealt with before.Several students were sent to the emergency room by the school nurse after vaping THC, the chemical compound in marijuana that produces a high.“I’ve walked down the hallway, and you can visibly see kids who are so stoned that they don’t know where they are,” school resource officer at Carmel High School in Carmel. Ind. Shane VanNatter said. “They’ll self-report. They’ll come to the nurse and say, ‘I’m too high. Something’s wrong.’”Seventeen students, including those who were hospitalized, had been caught this school year either using, possessing or dealing THC vaping products, VanNatter said.One vaping cartridge VanNatter confiscated was 83.6 percent THC.THC levels in plant marijuana generally range from 15% to 24%.READ MORE: https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/allthemoms/2019/05/03/teens-caught-vaping-marijuana-their-e-cigarettes/3661177002/last_img read more

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Intercomp renews award program for Deery Series, IMCA Stock Cars

first_imgMINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (March 20) – The manufacturer of the official scales for IMCA reaches another sponsorship milestone in 2014.Intercomp has renewed a contingency award program rewarding Deery Brothers Summer Series Late Model and IMCA Sunoco Stock Car drivers in its 20th season as a marketing partner with the sanctioning body. The Minneapolis, Minn., company will give $100 product certifi­cates to desig­nated place finishers at all events in the Deery Series and to top 10 drivers in final point standings for both Arnold Motor Supply Northern and Southern Stock Car regions.Certificates can be applied toward the purchase of RFX wireless scales or digital chassis setup equipment. Certificates will be mailed to Late Model drivers the week after the Deery race is held and presented to Stock Car drivers during the national awards banquet in November.Drivers in both divisions are required to display two Intercomp decals on their race car to be eligible.Intercomp manufactures high-performance products for use in the shop or at the track including alignment equipment, tire and shock gauges and lap timers. Information about those prod­ucts is available by calling 800 328-3336 and at the www.intercomprac­ing.com web­site.“Intercomp is known for scales and rightfully so as they manufacture the highest quality sets on the market,” IMCA Marketing Director Kevin Yoder said. “However, they have a wide range of digital chassis setup equip­ment that will really help fine tune your race car regardless of division.”last_img read more

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Cardinals Basketball Scores

first_imgThe STL 7th Grade Boys took on the Knights from St. Marys on Monday, November 11th.  The Cardinals finished on the short end by losing 34-14. The Cardinals had six boys in the scoring column being led by Christian Mack, Ryan Duerstock, and Max Amberger with 3 points each.  Henry Wanstrath and Adam Meer finished with 4 rebounds each to led the team.  Wanstrath and Sam Laloge finished with 2 steals each, while Mark Meneses and Laloge each had 1 block. The boys are back in action next Monday, November 18th when they take on the Milan Indians.   Courtesy of Cardinals Coach Ryan Tekulve.The Cardinals 8th Graders improved their record to 2 and 1 with a win over St. Mary’s Greensburg Monday night 36-20. The Cardinals had scoring and strong defense across the roster in the absence of Hank Ritter, who was ill.  Connor Miles had 13 points and 8 assists, Preston Conway had a personal best of 8 points, Carson Meyer had 6 points and 8 rebounds, Thomas Lohmueller had 5, Evan Flahspohler had 4 and Eli Weiler with 1.The Cardinals next appearance is in the Oldenburg Academy Classic this Saturday morning.   Courtesy of Cardinals Coach Chad and Jenny Miles.We traveled to Mt. Carmel last night and beat them 63-26. While being down 3 players due to weather the 7 I had played a solid game of ball.  Scoring for SLS was Jaiden Kuria with 28pts, Caleb Mohr with 22pts, Ty Reder with 5pts, and both Aiden Greiwe and Ben Greiwe had 4pts each.  Noah Livers worked really hard all game both offensively and defensively.  Brycen Miller had a great defensive game also.We play Thursday night at home against Laurel.  Courtesy of Cardinals Coach Erin Trenkamp.last_img read more

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Collison clinches Hammers victory

first_img Press Association The result – only the second home league loss for Stoke this season – saw West Ham move up to 12th, level on points with the Staffordshire side, who are now 11th. The Hammers made a less than ideal start to the match, having to make two substitutions within the opening 11 minutes. Matt Taylor took a boot in the face as Peter Crouch attempted an overhead kick and was down for some time before heading down the tunnel in the 10th minute, with Collison coming on in his place. Moments later Joe Cole was also departing the field having picked up an injury, the midfielder being replaced by Vaz Te. The contest was struggling to spark into life, with Andy Carroll seeing a shot deflected and the ball cleared away, and Crouch sending a tame effort bouncing through to Jussi Jaaskelainen at the other end. West Ham looked to be responding well following their early disruption and they went close in the 25th minute as Collins looped a flicked header on to the bar. Collison then unleashed a shot from outside the box straight at Asmir Begovic, before Carroll leapt in front of goal, only to direct his header well wide. With seconds of the first half remaining, West Ham managed to do break the deadlock. Having attempted to play a one-two with Carroll and had the ball come back to him as the England striker was tackled by Ryan Shawcross, Vaz Te slipped a pass in for Collison, who turned and drilled a shot beyond Begovic. Following the restart Matt Jarvis collected another Vaz Te through-ball and saw his shot saved by the legs of Begovic. Crouch then brought a stop out of Jaaskelainen with a low attempt. Vaz Te tried to carve out the space to shoot in the box but was unable to do so, and Stoke then almost snatched a dramatic equaliser as Adam rifled a volley against the goalframe in stoppage time. In a first half of few chances, Hammers defender James Collins’ header clipped the bar before Collison netted in stoppage time, finishing on the turn after collecting a through-ball from his fellow substitute Ricardo Vaz Te. It proved to be the winner, with Potters substitute Charlie Adam going close in added time at the end of the game by cracking a volley against the bar. The hosts’ protests that Guy Demel had handled in the area were then waved away by referee Jonathan Moss. center_img West Ham ended a run of five straight Barclays Premier League away defeats as Jack Collison’s strike secured them all three points in a 1-0 win at Stoke.last_img read more

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MLAX : Syracuse defense expects challenge against explosive Villanova attack in Big East semifinals

first_img Published on May 2, 2012 at 12:00 pm Contact Chris: cjiseman@syr.edu | @chris_iseman Facebook Twitter Google+ John Desko doesn’t see this as a matter of life and death, but as an opportunity. Syracuse starts a new season Thursday with the chance to put its disappointing regular season in the rearview mirror.The Orange fell to Villanova 11-10 on March 25 in its first-ever conference loss. Now, Syracuse has a chance to earn revenge and extend its season.‘I think we can do better this time and it gives us an opportunity to get to the Big East championships,’ Desko said, ‘and if we win the Big East championships, we’re in the NCAA (tournament).’To do that, Syracuse’s defense must be ready for an experienced Villanova lineup dotted with aggressive shooters. The Wildcats’ offensive firepower beat Syracuse (7-7, 3-3 Big East) once already, and the Orange’s defense is focusing on correcting its mistakes to ensure the Villanova (8-6, 4-2) attack doesn’t repeat that performance Thursday at 7 p.m. at Villanova Stadium in the Big East tournament semifinals. If Syracuse wins, it’ll face the winner of the game between Notre Dame and St. John’s. The Orange likely has to win the Big East tournament to earn an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament to avoid missing the postseason for the first time in five years.The No. 3 seed SU is looking to take two of No. 2 seed Villanova’s most formidable scorers, Kevin Cunningham and Jack Rice, out of the game by sliding early, increasing communication between defenders and keeping them from getting any easy looks at the goal. Back on March 25, Rice had two goals and Cunningham had three assists.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textThe Orange’s defense has been in flux since the start of the season. Three goaltenders have rotated in and out of the net, the close defense line has two new starters in sophomore Matt Harris and redshirt-junior David Hamlin, and Steve Ianzito is in his first season as a defensive midfielder.All of that has led to a slow-to-develop cohesiveness for the unit. Without sufficient communication, opposing scorers have exploited the Orange’s defenders’ inability to sufficiently slide. ‘We need to be a lot more talkative, we need to communicate a lot better, and I think we need to slide a lot more,’ Hamlin said. ‘We need to have our two slides, and know we’re out there playing team defense, that we’re not out there by ourselves.’Freshman goaltender Bobby Wardwell, who has started the last six games, will likely get the nod in net. Dominic Lamolinara started in goal against Villanova the last time the two teams played, and the Wildcats took 11 shots in the first quarter, the most it took in any period in the game. Villanova will almost certainly do that again Thursday to throw Wardwell of his game and unnerve him early on.It’s a strategy Desko stresses to his offense before each game.Hamlin said Desko routinely tells his attack to take the first couple of shots, and make sure they’re well placed, and if it works the way he wants, the goaltender’s confidence will be shaken at the start.With SU’s season on the line, Wardwell will have little time to overcome early nerves. Villanova has 50 first-quarter goals this season, which is the most it has in any quarter by 13.‘I’d say I’m starting to feel a little bit more comfortable,’ Wardwell said. ‘The first couple of games I was pretty nervous, and then I kind of relaxed a little bit more.’Still, Wardwell is going to need help.Syracuse’s defense is responsible for slowing the Wildcats down. The unit has to communicate and slide to those shooters when they’re about to get an open look. Hamlin said it might even require falling into a zone defense, not only to force long shots, but also to confuse Villanova on the fly.Though the Orange typically employs a man-to-man defense, Syracuse fell into a zone at Notre Dame and stifled the Fighting Irish’s offense in the second half after some slow rotations in the first half.For a unit that’s still looking for consistency – much like the Orange as a team – the defenders need to reverse the mistakes they made in the first matchup with Villanova. That could begin and end with communication among the defenders.Keeping Rice and Cunningham, who have 29 and 20 goals this season respectively, from hitting the back of the net could be the difference between Syracuse going home for good or playing in the championship round.Said Hamlin: ‘The communication on the field is going to be the biggest help.’cjiseman@syr.educenter_img Commentslast_img read more

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On 3-game skid, Eaves hoping for growth

first_imgWith his young Wisconsin Badgers squad struggling, head coach Mike Eaves is eyeing a turnaround this weekend.[/media-credit]Wisconsin men’s hockey coach Mike Eaves is looking for a transformation or “evolution” similar to what most kitchen tables probably go through over the Thanksgiving holiday.Eaves said is looking for his extremely young group of Badgers (5-8-1, 4-7-1) to progress from a team that is playing sub-.500 hockey to a team that can play at a national championship level.“Now we’re not [a national championship-caliber team] yet, but we’re moving toward that, and that’s where we evolve every day, every week because today’s efforts are going to determine tomorrow’s results, so we’re going to control what we can,” Eaves said at his weekly Monday press conference.It will not be easy for the Badgers, but Eaves said he is seeing some encouraging signs from his team despite the two most recent losses Wisconsin picked up at Colorado College over the weekend. The two losses extended the Badgers’ losing streak to a season-high three games.Wisconsin dropped the opener on Friday 4-2, although it managed to keep it a one-goal game into the third period. Saturday, the Badgers fell 4-1 after digging themselves a 3-0 deficit just 10 minutes into the game but played a 1-1 game over the final 50 minutes.“Looking at the video, we weren’t as bad as I thought we were,” Eaves said. “We had some major breakdowns that they capitalized on, but after the 10-minute mark of the first period, the rest of the game was even, and we actually had some excellent scoring chances and didn’t finish.”Eaves referenced Joseph LaBate, Brad Navin, Matt Paape and Brendan Woods as specific individuals who demonstrated an elevated level of play; he said having some of the youth on the team stepping up is exactly what the Badgers need right now.There is one Badger in particular, however, who is playing at an extremely high level as the season heads into December. Sophomore forward Mark Zengerle extended his career-high point streak of 13 games against Colorado College and has the longest such streak since Chris Tancill scored a point in 15 consecutive games in 1990. Eaves himself holds the school record at 21 games during the 1977-78 season when he suited up for the Cardinal and White.“The one thing we talked about with the team the other day is when you are playing well, looking back in time, the one thing you don’t want to do is take what you’re doing for granted when you are on an offensive streak,” Eaves said. “When you’re playing well, don’t take it for granted. When you’re practicing well, don’t take it for granted. Bring that every day because it’s a precious commodity, this offensive momentum that you have. Mark is on a great streak, and you want to ride that wave for as long as you can.”Zengerle and Eaves will be looking for the next man to step up in the coming weekend. Friday and Saturday will present multiple opportunities for Wisconsin to evolve as it welcomes Mercyhurst (6-5-1, 5-1-1 Atlantic Hockey) to Madison for a non-conference holiday series battle.Wisconsin swept the only series in which the Badgers and Lakers faced off in October 2004, but that hardly offers any insight into this weekend’s series. Wisconsin typically plays a “Big Ten” series against Michigan or Michigan State over Thanksgiving weekend, but as both those teams are ranked in various college hockey polls, a relatively lighter opponent may prove beneficial in getting the Badgers back to their winning ways.“Our scheduling is tough enough as it is,” Eaves said. “[But] the fact is we still have to win these games. It doesn’t matter if it’s Michigan or Michigan State; it’s a matter of going out and winning, and that’s our task this weekend.”The Wisconsin coaching staff began watching Mercyhurst on film Monday morning and planned on viewing more Monday night, but Eaves had little to comment on apart from brief general compliments.“They are well-coached, … and they play hard,” Eaves said. “That’s about what I know of them right now, … and any time a team plays hard, they give themselves a chance to win.”last_img read more

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Boxing: Manny Pacquiao’s 3 fights before Floyd Mayweather 2020 rematch

first_img 9 months ago Is Floyd Mayweather broke? Why is he coming out of retirement for a UFC fight? 9 months ago Katrina Kaif hinted at a collaboration with Floyd Mayweather? Read all details 10 months ago Mayweather replies to Pacquiao’s challenge, confident of victory Erol Spence and Terence Crawford’s names popped up too during the conversation. Spence has been out for a while due to an injury but Manny Pacquiao definitely has his sights on him. Speaking about Terrence Crawford, Gibbons said that Manny Pacquiao was never afraid of Crawford and the duo would have fought long back had Bob Arun offered them the fight. “Unfortunately Terrence Crawford fights for Bob Arum, we fight under the PCB banner, Al Haymon is doing amazing things for us. He basically brought the Senator back from the depths of almost retirement to where we are now”, said Sean Gibbons.Also Read- Is Floyd Mayweather Broke? Why Is He Coming Out Of Retirement For A UFC Fight?Boxing: Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao 2?Yes, the ‘Senator’ is definitely interested in fighting Floyd Mayweather again. The President of MP Promotions feels that the ‘real pot’ at the end of the day is Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao definitely wanting a piece of each other. Well if everything falls in place, Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao is definitely happening. Raj Sarkar WE RECOMMEND 9 months ago UFC: Jorge Masvidal excites fans by challenging Floyd Mayweather for a 2020 fight First Published: 29th November, 2019 18:58 IST Last Updated: 29th November, 2019 18:58 IST Boxing: Manny Pacquiao’s 3 Fights Before Floyd Mayweather 2020 Rematch Floyd Mayweather is interested in a re-match with Manny Pacquiao but the ‘Pac Man’ wants to have three more fights before fighting Mayweather. Know more. WATCH US LIVE Also Read- Will Conor McGregor And Floyd Mayweather Fight Inside The Octagon?Also Read- Mayweather Replies To Pacquiao’s Challenge, Confident Of Victory COMMENT FOLLOW US Also Read | UFC: Jorge Masvidal Excites Fans By Challenging Floyd Mayweather For A 2020 FightBoxing: Who will Manny Pacquiao face in 2020?The Filippino is coming off straight with three big wins and he is aiming for something bigger in 2020. According to the President of MP Promotions Sean Gibbons, the ‘Pac Man’ is targeting Danny Garcia, Shawn Porter and Mickey Garcia as his next opponents. In an interview with Seconds Out, Gibbons clarified that Mikey Garcia’s defeat against Errol Spence was no shame. Even though fans claim that Errol Spence is the best, Gibbons believes that Mickey Garcia’s matchup with Pacquiao makes much more sense due to his size. LIVE TV 9 months ago Will Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather fight inside the Octagon? SUBSCRIBE TO US Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather is coming out of retirement in 2020 and the undefeated American agreed to fight his former rival Manny Pacquiao in a thrilling re-match. Well, Pacquiao is highly interested in the re-match but he has three more names on his mind before going up against Mayweather. The ‘Pac Man’ and Mayweather put up a great fight in 2015 and Mayweather was handed the victory by the judge’s scorecard. Pacquiao has been calling out for the re-match since then but now, he wants to have three more bouts before squaring off against Floyd Mayweather. Written Bylast_img read more

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