Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited (MLC.gh) listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange under the Engineering sector has released it’s 2015 interim results for the first quarter.For more information about Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited (MLC.gh) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited (MLC.gh) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited (MLC.gh) 2015 interim results for the first quarter.Company ProfileMechanical Lloyd Company Limited markets and distributes motor vehicles and farm machinery in Ghana. The company has the exclusive agency for BMW (cars and motorbikes), Ford and Land Rover as well as Massey Ferguson agricultural machinery and Lucas products. Mechanical Lloyd company also sells motor spares and parts and has a services department for repair and maintenance of motor vehicles and farm machinery. The company was formerly known as Technical Lloyd and changed its name to Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited in 1970. The company’s head office is in Accra, Ghana. Mechanical Lloyd Company Limited is listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange
“This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” Is it too late to buy Domino’s Pizza shares after its recent jump? Enter Your Email Address The share price of Domino’s Pizza Group (LSE:DOM), the UK-based master franchisee for Domino’s Pizza International, closed up 8% on 9th March after reporting earnings for FY2020. System sales (total sales for both franchised and corporate stores in the UK and Ireland) grew 10.3% to £1.35 billion for the year on a like-for-like basis, and underlying net profits grew slightly from £81.1 million to £84.3 million.Part of the reason for the jump in the Domino’s Pizza share price was due to the announcement of a new growth strategy aimed at increasing system sales to £1.6 billion to £1.9 billion in the medium term. To achieve this, the company plans to open 200 new stores and grow the collection side of the business. 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This seems low to me, given the growth the company could see in the coming few years thanks to the new strategy.What are the risks?The story isn’t quite so simple, however. One hitch in the investment case above is that I think Domino’s Pizza will find it difficult to maintain its current rate of growth. During the Covid-19 pandemic, the company benefitted hugely from the forced closure of restaurants, as this caused demand to shift towards delivered food. This was certainly a significant contributing factor to the jump in the growth rate of system sales from 3.7% in FY2019 to 10.3% in FY2020. As lockdown measures ease and restaurants reopen, some demand is likely to shift back to restaurants, making a repeat of this year’s growth in the coming few years unlikely.Having said this, revenue growth in the 6-8% range is entirely possible, especially when one considers that the company achieved an annual growth rate of 6.4% in the three years leading up to the Covid-19 pandemic. Even with growth in this range, Domino’s Pizza shares still look attractive to me.Another issue with the investment case is the problems the firm is having in its international markets. While the core (UK and Ireland) business is doing well, the company’s ventures in other markets such as Norway, Sweden and Iceland have performed poorly. In FY2020, these international businesses reported a £10.1 million loss and incurred an impairment charge of £22.6 million, representing a significant drag on the business and one not reflected in underlying earnings.However, Domino’s Pizza is in the process of exiting these international markets. In May 2020, the company successfully sold its Norwegian business and has recently reached an agreement to sell itsSwedish business. 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Associate Rector Columbus, GA Submit a Press Release The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Agentes del FBI llevan un vehículo blindado hasta un área de montaje el 2 de octubre luego de la agresión a tiros durante un festival de música en La Franja de Las Vegas, en esa ciudad de Nevada. Foto Las Vegas Sun vía Reuters.[Episcopal News Service] Líderes de la Comunión Anglicana calificaron la masacre de este fin de semana en Las Vegas como “verdaderamente estremecedora” en una declaración hecha pública en Cantórbery, Inglaterra, por el obispo primado de la Iglesia Episcopal Michael Curry, mientras líderes religiosos se movilizan a raíz del atentado que dejó al menos un saldo de 58 muertos y centenares de personas heridas.Miembros del clero en Las Vegas están ofreciendo cuidado pastoral a las víctimas y al personal de emergencia, en tanto se programan oficios religiosos para esta semana y un grupo de obispos episcopales está organizando una iniciativa nacional para que las campanas de las iglesias doblen en memoria de los muertos el 3 de octubre.“Oramos por las familias y los amigos de los que han muerto y por las muchas personas que han resultado heridas”, dijo Curry el 2 de octubre en un vídeo en que daba a conocer la declaración de los primados, que están reunidos en Cantórbery. “Recordamos, también a todos los demás atrapados en esta tragedia —entre ellos los servicios de emergencia (el personal de primera intervención). Oramos que la paz del Señor Jesucristo sea con el pueblo de Las Vegas mientras dure este trauma”. Rector Washington, DC Featured Events Rector Albany, NY Rector Hopkinsville, KY The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Featured Jobs & Calls Gun Violence, Primates Meeting, Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH La Rda. Gay Clark Jennings, presidente de la Cámara de Diputados de la Iglesia Episcopal, también dio a conocer un comunicado en reacción a la violencia letal.“Esta mañana, se me rompió el corazón una vez más al enterarme de otro asesinato en masa [ocurrido] en Estados Unidos”, fue parte de lo que ella dijo, al ofrecer sus oraciones por las personas de la Diócesis Episcopal de Nevada, con sus diputados y su obispo Dan Edwards.La catedral católica romana del Ángel Guardián [Roman Catholic Guardian Angel Cathedral] ofrecerá un oficio de oración por las víctimas y sus familias a las 5:00 P.M. del 2 de octubre y la Diócesis Episcopal de Nevada celebrará un oficio a las 7:00 P.M. del 3 de octubre en la iglesia de Cristo [Christ Church], la iglesia episcopal más próxima a la Franja Las Vegas donde tuvo lugar la masacre.Edwards, que predicará en el oficio del 3 de octubre, le dijo por teléfono a Episcopal News Service que su oficina se había puesto en contacto con el capellán del Hospital y Centro Médico Sunrise al objeto de ofrecerle miembros del clero episcopal para suplir al propio cuidado pastoral del hospital. La diócesis le hizo la misma oferta al Departamento de Policía Metropolitana de Las Vegas y a otros de los primeros intervinientes. Edwards no tenía información aún de cuántos presbíteros y diáconos episcopales se habían ofrecido de voluntarios.Y al tiempo que las autoridades dicen que los suministros de sangre se estaban acabando a raíz de la masacre, la Diócesis de Nevada se propone incluir una petición de donaciones de sangre en sus comunicaciones a los episcopales del estado.“Es desolador para las víctimas y todos los afectados por esta tragedia en particular”, dijo Edwards. “También resulta desolador para nuestra sociedad que esto siga ocurriendo”.Las noticias de la masacre se difundieron en las primeras horas del 1 de octubre, y por la mañana era obvio que la agresión a tiros de un concierto de música country era el de mayor número de fatalidades en la historia moderna de Estados Unidos. Las autoridades dijeron que el agresor le disparó a la multitud desde una habitación del piso 32 del vecino hotel y casino Mandalay Bay, haciendo huir a los espectadores.Al mediodía del 2 de octubre, el saldo de muertes era de 58, y se calculaban más de 500 heridos. El atacante, identificado como Stephen Paddock, de 64 años, más tarde fue hallado muerto en la habitación, al parecer se había suicidado. Las autoridades también dijeron que le habían encontrado más de 19 fusiles.Obispos Unidos contra la Violencia Armada están llamando a que las campanas de las iglesias de todas partes doblen el 3 de octubre a la misma hora, 9:00 A.M. hora del Pacífico (mediodía hora del Este) en solidaridad. El número de dobles reflejará el número de muertes que se hayan reportado en ese momento.Edwards, miembro de Obispos Unidos, dijo que no había explicaciones sencillas de por qué Estados Unidos sigue presenciando tantos asesinatos en masa, aunque añadió que hay un caso convincente para revisar el acceso a las armas de asalto y la capacidad de poseerlas en un número mayor de lo que sería necesario para el legítimo uso personal.También señaló los problemas sociales de soledad, aislamiento y desconexión, factores que dijo son todos ellos demasiado comunes en Nevada.“No son sólo las armas. Es la veneración de la violencia en nuestra sociedad”, dijo Edwards. “Nuestra respuesta social a la violencia como respuesta a cualquier forma de infelicidad es una preocupación espiritual muy seria. Las iglesias tienen la responsabilidad fundamental de sustraer a Estados Unidos de la veneración a la violencia y llevarlo de nuevo al príncipe de paz”.Es demasiado pronto para decir si hay miembros de las congregaciones episcopales locales entre las víctimas o sus familias, aunque Edwards dijo que el hijo de un sacerdote episcopal fue uno de los agentes de policía que acudió a la escena del crimen. El sacerdote se quedó despierto toda la madrugada hasta saber que su hijo estaba bien.El Rdo. Barry Vaughn, rector de la iglesia de Cristo [Christ Church] aún no había sabido de nadie de su congregación afectado por la masacre, un mensaje en la página de la iglesia en Facebook invitaba a los feligreses a llamar o pasar si necesitaban hablar con alguien.“Creo que todo el mundo se ha quedado pasmado por esto ahora mismo”, dijo Vaughn a Episcopal News Service. “Lo mejor que podemos hacer es acercarnos y amar a las personas que han sido afectadas por esto. Este tipo de cosas es como un desastre natural. No puede predecirse.“Ocurre de repente, no se sabe exactamente de dónde viene”, agregó Vaughn, haciéndose eco de la preocupación de Edwards acerca de la preponderancia de las armas en la sociedad estadounidense.Las reacciones y las condolencias han abundado de todos los rincones de la Iglesia, desde la reunión de los primados que tiene lugar en Inglaterra hasta la anterior obispa primada Katharine Jefferts Schori, que anteriormente había sido la obispa de la Diócesis de Nevada.“Las oraciones ascienden para todos en medio de esta carnicería en el Mandalay Bay”, dijo ella en una declaración difundida por correo electrónico. “¿Cuándo, oh cuándo, comenzaremos a limitar el acceso a las armas de destrucción masiva y de muerte?”“Que las almas de los fallecidos descansen en paz, que los heridos encuentren sanidad, que todos los que acudieron a socorrer encuentren valor y fuerza y que todos nosotros sepamos que Dios se halla incluso en medio de esta maldad”.También el 2 de octubre, Curry oró durante el oficio de Vísperas en la catedral de Cantórbery: “Venimos a ti esta noche, oh Señor, con pesar en nuestros corazones por 58 de tus hijos que ya no están con nosotros. Y unos 500 de tus hijos que sufren física y emocionalmente. Y, uno de tus hijos les quitó la vida. Ellas todas son nuestras hermanas. Ellos todos son nuestros hermanos. Ellos todos son tus hijos”. Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Rector Smithfield, NC Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ 1:59 Youth Minister Lorton, VA Primados anglicanos ofrecen oraciones por Las Vegas mientras líderes episcopales se movilizan después de la masacre Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector Knoxville, TN Press Release Service Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Rector Belleville, IL TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Rector Collierville, TN Primates Meeting 2017 Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Tags In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Rector Pittsburgh, PA Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Bishops United Against Gun Violence, An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Submit an Event Listing 2:40 Submit a Job Listing Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Rector Bath, NC Las Vegas shooting, Director of Music Morristown, NJ Rector Martinsville, VA Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Por David PaulsenPosted Oct 2, 2017 Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Curate Diocese of Nebraska Advocacy Peace & Justice, Obispos Unidos contra la Violencia Armada emitieron por la tarde una declaración completa sobre la masacre, en la que ofrecían no sólo oraciones, sino también un llamado a la acción política sobre el problema de la violencia armada.“Es completamente razonable a raíz del asesinato en masa perpetrado por criminales con armas de asalto pedirles a los legisladores que quiten esas armas de las manos de los civiles. Es imperativo preguntarse por qué, tan pronto como esta misma semana, el Congreso es probable que apruebe una ley que facilite la compra de silenciadores”, dice la declaración, que hace notar que los silenciadores hacen más difícil que los agentes de las fuerzas del orden puedan detectar el sonido de disparos en el curso de un tiroteo.Jennings, la presidente de la Cámara de Diputados, se hizo eco de ese llamado a la acción política en base a los valores de la Iglesia Episcopal.“En 2015, la Convención General aprobó la resolución C005, titulada ‘Implementar leyes para reducir la violencia armada”, la cual incluye un llamado prohibir la venta de armas de asalto a civiles”, dijo ella. “Que tengamos la fuerzas para poner en práctica nuestras palabras de manera que los legisladores que nos representan en Washington, D.C. y en los capitolios estatales a través de la nación lleguen a poner en vigor una legislación sensata que pueda impedir que las armas caigan en manos de personas cuyos corazones están desgarrados por el odio, la violencia y la desesperación”.Algunos miembros de Obispos Unidos hablaron con Edwards en la mañana por teleconferencia, y le ofrecieron su apoyo.“Le reiteramos nuestras oraciones y luego le ofrecimos cualquier ayuda que como obispos pudiéramos proporcionarle a él o a la diócesis de Nevada mientras atienden pastoralmente o de cualquier otra manera a las víctimas de la masacre”, dijo el obispo Ian Douglas, de la Diócesis de Connecticut, uno de los coordinadores de Obispos Unidos.Douglas ayudó a fundar Obispos Unidos contra la Violencia Armada después de la masacre de 20 alumnos en la escuela primaria de Sandy Hook en Newtown, Connecticut. El grupo ahora asciende a más de 70 obispos, que han presionado por una reforma legislativa respecto a la [tenencia de] las armas de fuego que ayude a evitar futuros asesinatos en masa.La declaración de los obispos sobre Las Vegas decía que, tan estereotípico como ha llegado a ser, los cristianos deben ofrecer “pensamientos y oraciones”. Deben orar por todos los que han sido alcanzados por la masacre de Las Vegas y “por los frecuentes estallidos de violencia armada letal que paralizan a nuestro país”.“Debemos mirarnos al corazón y examinar las maneras en que somos culpables o cómplices de la violencia armada que nos rodea todos los días”, escribieron los obispos.También dijeron que los cristianos deben actuar “y participar en los debates que configuran la manera en que los estadounidenses viven y mueren, especialmente cuando mueren debido a la violencia o la negligencia”. Sin embargo, los cristianos deben entender que una solución global a la violencia armada “no será simplemente un asunto de cambiar leyes, sino de cambiar vidas”.“Nuestro país celebra la cólera que alimenta la rabia, la alienación y la soledad. Desde la Casa Blanca hasta los pasillos del Congreso y hasta nuestros pueblos y quizás en nuestras mesas, amamantamos rencores y resentimientos, en lugar de cultivar el respeto, el interés y el afecto que cada uno de nosotros le debe a los demás”, expresaron los obispos. Los líderes que deberían hablarnos de reconciliación y de la justicia que debe precederle, con harta frecuencia avivan las llamas de la división y de la desconfianza. Debemos, como nación, abrazar la resistencia devota antes de que nuestros peores impulsos nos consuman”.— David Paulsen es redactor y reportero de Episcopal News Service. Puede dirigirse a él a [email protected] Traducción de Vicente Echerri. Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Rector Shreveport, LA Rector Tampa, FL
Tags Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Course Director Jerusalem, Israel By David PaulsenPosted Dec 4, 2017 Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Comments (2) In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Members of the Center of Alliance, Solidarity and Accompaniment, or CASA, gather outside Grace Episcopal Church in Riverhead, New York, for a recent celebration of CASA’s use of the church as a ministry center through a partnership between the Diocese of Long Island and Rural & Migrant Ministry. Photo: The Rev. Gerardo Romo Garcia[Episcopal News Service] Grace Episcopal Church in Riverhead, New York, had been a parish in decline for decades, according to its last priest-in-charge, the Rev. Mary Garde. Its deep roots on the East End of Long Island, dating to the mid-19th century, weren’t enough to stem the gradual erosion in membership that led, early this year, to the church’s closure.Garde called it “the usual story when you have an aging congregation,” but the church’s closing also has paved the way for its rebirth as a center for the region’s farm laborers, a big step forward in the ongoing support they have received from the Diocese of Long Island.The diocese has long partnered with Rural & Migrant Ministry, a nonprofit agency that works around New York State to give voice to the concerns of farm laborers, many of them Latinos. The agency and the diocese now are working with other faith-based partners, including the Presbytery of Long Island, to develop the Center of Alliance, Solidarity and Accompaniment, or CASA, at Grace Episcopal Church.The church already has become a regular meeting place for a “consejo,” or council, of farm workers who are helping to develop plans for the diocesan property in Riverhead, which includes the church, a rectory and a parish hall. Leadership counseling, vocational training and English-as-a-second-language classes are among the possible future uses.“There are so many possibilities,” said the Rev. Gerardo Romo Garcia, who leads the diocese’s Latino outreach on Long Island’s East End. He emphasized that by reaching out to the community of laborers, church leaders hope to “empower the workers and teach them how to empower themselves.”Garde, who retired and moved to Kansas after Grace Episcopal closed, said she was pleased the church is being put to new use.“It’s a wonderful program, and I think it will do good things for the community,” she said, and she was pleased that the church would be put to ministry use rather than sitting vacant or being sold.Rural & Migrant Ministry, founded by the Diocese of New York in the early 1980s, is based in Poughkeepsie. In recent years, it has assigned a staff member to Long Island in office space provided by the Diocese of Long Island in its Garden City headquarters, and the addition of a mission center follows the model of two centers the agency already operates in Upstate New York.“It became clear that it would be really beneficial to have a center at the end of Long Island that could be an education center for nurturing leaders,” said the Rev. Richard Witt, Rural & Migrant Ministry’s executive director and an Episcopal priest.About a year ago, as the agency was looking for a location for a new center, it had become clear the congregation at Grace Episcopal was not sustainable, said Mary Beth Welsh, executive director of Episcopal Ministries of Long Island, which provides fundraising and ministry-building support to the diocese and its congregations. But the property still was “a great space for us to serve and engage the communities of the East End of the island.”While a school and day care continued to operate on the Grace Episcopal Church grounds, the diocese decided to turn the other church facilities into a ministry center, including for use by Rural & Migrant Ministry and the people it serves.The focus on outreach to immigrant laborers on the East End is part of Long Island Bishop Lawrence Provenzano’s effort to bring the church to a community that had been mostly overlooked by the diocese in the past.“It’s very clear that this is where our focus needs to be,” Provenzano told Episcopal News Service. “This is our call to minister to this group of people who have been in our midst as an almost invisible population.”The Diocese of Long Island is anchored on the west by the densely populated New York City boroughs of Queens and Brooklyn, while to the east, the suburban counties of Nassau and Suffolk are nearly as populous and also home to 659 farms covering about 39,000 acres of farmland, according to a 2015 report by the Office of the State Comptroller. Suffolk, with Riverhead as its county seat, is the fourth largest county by population and ranks third in the state in overall agricultural sales.Rural & Migrant Ministries was created to improve conditions for farm workers like those serving the agriculture industry in Suffolk County. They often work long hours without overtime or paid days off.Last year, Rural & Migrant Ministries led a March for Farmworker Justice from Suffolk County to the state capital, Albany, to advocate for farm laborers’ rights. Members of the newly formed CASA council hope their voices will be heard even louder now that they have a permanent gathering place in Riverhead.“We were looking for a place where we could form a community, not based on religion, but a place where people’s voices can be heard, where we can get educated, learn about our rights and responsibilities and to find our identities as rural workers living on the East End,” Ananias Canel, a CASA member, told Riverhead Local.Episcopal Ministries of Long Island is coordinating the partnership at the new center in Riverhead. The agency is serving as a leadership resource to the CASA members as they chart a path forward.“The Diocese of Long Island has really thrown themselves into this,” Witt said. The people his agency serves “are used to being told they don’t belong somewhere, and so here’s a place where not only are they told they belong but they’re being invited to help run it.”That mission aligns with the Episcopal Church’s outreach to people who live on the margins of society. Immigrants who work on the farms of Long Island often get overlooked, Episcopal Ministries’ Welsh said.“As a church, we should be standing with the folks who have been sort of pushed aside,” she said.– David Paulsen is an editor and reporter for the Episcopal News Service. He can be reached at [email protected] Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Rector Knoxville, TN Refugees Migration & Resettlement December 4, 2017 at 1:58 pm This is a True Blessing–To paraphrase the saying …when one window/door closes another(perhaps even greater) Opens…such is the wonderful summary here! Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Immigration, Press Release Service Submit a Job Listing Submit an Event Listing Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Featured Events Rector Albany, NY Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Erna Lund says: The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Rector Tampa, FL New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Rector Smithfield, NC Closed Episcopal church finds new life as center for farm workers on New York’s Long Island Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Rector Washington, DC Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Rector Belleville, IL Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Featured Jobs & Calls Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Director of Music Morristown, NJ Rector Collierville, TN Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Associate Rector Columbus, GA Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Rector Bath, NC TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Rector Martinsville, VA Rector Pittsburgh, PA Youth Minister Lorton, VA Submit a Press Release Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Rector Hopkinsville, KY The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA December 5, 2017 at 3:25 pm I was hoping that something good could come from Grace Church closing. This is so awesome. Rector Shreveport, LA Curate Diocese of Nebraska Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Catherine M Cheek says: Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Comments are closed.
Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. TAGSPublixRecall Previous articleStraight From Our Nurses: How to Stay HealthyNext articleWhat are 2015’s most popular baby names? Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom Supermarket chain Publix Super Markets Inc has recalled two items due to a Listeria concern. Both recalls concern sunflower seeds.The recalls include Publix Wheatberry Salad and Sweet and Salty Almond Bars. The Wheatberry Salad is available in plastic containers available in the deli section. This salad was available in all Publix retail locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. TreeHouse Foods, Inc. issued a voluntary recall for their Salty Almond Bars. The product was distributed nationwide through retail stores. No illnesses have been reported to date.The product listed below was sold at Publix Super Markets, Inc.. Consumers can find UPC codes and Best By/Date Codes on each package. Consumers can find UPC codes and Best By/Date Codes on each package.TreeHouse was made aware of the contaminated sunflower seeds by a supplier. The company is working closely with the FDA to investigate the problem further.Consumption of products containing Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infection in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women. Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Please enter your name here UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000
Prescribed fire helps reduce the possibility of dangerous wildfire while enhancing land’s environmental quality. EJ Please enter your name here TAGSApopka Fire DepartmentControlled Burn Previous articleHow Charles Dickens redeemed the spirit of ChristmasNext articleHoliday Heroes Toy Drive Continues to Spread Joy and Holiday Cheer Across Orange County Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Anatomy of Fear I am very aware of the devastating wildfires in California, but no one can convince me that this state is not over burning the forests and woods of this area, around Apopka. I don’t know what is going on elsewhere around the state, but around here, they are over doing it! I guess they want more bears coming into the surrounding neighborhoods, after being ran out of the woods, or an excuse for another bear hunt. Reply Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 Reply LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply December 19, 2018 at 1:38 pm You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Please enter your comment! 2 COMMENTS Orange County Parks and RecreationIn an effort to prevent wildfires while maintaining natural ecological systems, land managers with the Orange County Parks and Recreation Division plan to perform a prescribed burn on 40 acres, weather permitting today at Kelly Park, 400 E. Kelly Park Rd., Apopka.County lands are managed as natural areas and periodic fires are needed to keep the systems in good condition. Fire is a natural and important ecological force, which has shaped these properties over time. Plants and animals that live in these systems are adapted to and depend upon periodic fires for their continued survival.Benefits of prescribed burning include the removal of accumulated fuels; the increase of wildlife and wildflowers; and the restoration of scenic vistas as undergrowth is reduced.Land managers need a narrow range of weather conditions outlined in park-specific fire prescriptions in order to burn. These prescriptions consider such things as ground moisture, humidity, wind speed, wind direction and the ability of the atmosphere to carry smoke harmlessly away from the area. The Florida Forest Service must agree with fire prescriptions and issue permits to allow prescribed fire.###Maintaining 15,000+ acres, the Orange County Parks and Recreation Division operates 102 parks, trails, boat ramps and facilities, including 13 recreation centers. For information on Parks’ programs for youth and adults, senior recreation centers, fitness center memberships, pavilion rentals, tent and RV camping, splash playgrounds, dog parks and more, visit www.OrangeCountyParks.netor call 407-836-6200. Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate Im looking out my Window in Orlando wondering what all that Smoke was! 40 Acres out of 15000 + Seems Reasonable. Dammed if they do Dammed if they Don’t. December 19, 2018 at 12:21 pm Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Mama Mia Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
“COPY” Projects CopyHouses, Renovation•Portugal CopyAbout this officehofficeOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentRenovationRefurbishmentHousesPortugalPublished on July 20, 2010Cite: “Oporto House / hoffice” 20 Jul 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021.
ArchDaily ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/561871/domo-dom-tadeusz-lemanski Clipboard “COPY” photographs: Tomasz ZakrzewskiPhotographs: Tomasz Zakrzewski Save this picture!© Tomasz ZakrzewskiRecommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System – LINEAEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesRodecaRound Facade at Omnisport Arena ApeldoornEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreText description provided by the architects. Domo Dom is a one person’s house with the full program necessary for comfortable living, however with one restriction – minimization of required surface.The name “one person’s house”, unlike “house for singles”, does not imply owner’s lifestyle. The One Person’s House provides potential inhabitant with comfort of having the house, intimacy with nature, distance from neighbor and quite important feature nowadays, garage – for car, motorcycle or bike with storing space, for example for windsurf board with the sail. Everything depends form the owners character.Save this picture!Section AAWhile thinking of a basic program for the house we say in one breath: living room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and of course… garage. The program, after summing up gives us significant number of square meters, however this house opposes generally accepted views. The main idea of the project was to design each room in the way that they do not lose anything from their functionality. In the same time, the house has to meet land development conditions that impose using gable roofs.Save this picture!© Tomasz ZakrzewskiThe concept of the house is simple cube which includes the main function – living room with the kitchenette and the bedroom. In order to fulfill land development conditions, the bedroom was lifted to the loft and the garage was moved under it. The stairs leading to the bedroom are based on the garage wall. The windows along the stairs brighten the staircase. In the same time their shape underlines the dynamism of the building which rises in the same direction. The bedroom is illuminated by three skylight situated on the eastern part of the roof. Living room has glazing windows on western site.Save this picture!© Tomasz ZakrzewskiMaterials used to finish the house were chosen to fit the building into the neighborhood. The house is located in Zakamycze Street in Krakow, on the edge of Wolski forest. The area consists of modern architecture and aged rural houses, as well as, strictures of Fortress Krakow, such as forts and bomb shelters. Garage is coated with thin, bright, grey sandstone without any flaws and stains.Save this picture!First Floor PlanThe rest of the house is covered with black, titanium-zinc plates. Those materials were traditional used in surrounding area. In 2013 house was chosen by Association of Polish Architects (SARP) as one of the 10 best project representing Poland on V4 Family Houses exhibition – Single-family houses from Visegrad countries.Save this picture!© Tomasz ZakrzewskiProject gallerySee allShow lessArchitecture for Humanity Announces Completion of Haiti InitiativesArchitecture NewsIndividual House / Elodie Nourrigat & Jacques Brion ArchitectsSelected Projects Share “COPY” Domo Dom / ARCHITEKT.LEMANSKI. Save this picture!© Tomasz Zakrzewski+ 17 Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/561871/domo-dom-tadeusz-lemanski Clipboard CopyAbout this officeTadeusz LemanskiOfficeFollowProductsWoodSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesKrakowARCHITEKT.LEMANSKI.HousesPolandPublished on November 08, 2014Cite: “Domo Dom / ARCHITEKT.LEMANSKI.” 08 Nov 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.