WILMINGTON, MA — Below is an announcement from the Wilmington Fourth of July Committee:Due to the forecasted weather, Saturday evening’s Spectacular Fireworks have been moved to Sunday evening at 9:30pm. The carnival will run from 1-10pm on Sunday. The carnival will be CLOSED on Saturday.UPDATE: The Wilmington Minutemen’s Pancake Breakfast will take place as planned on Saturday, July 6 from 7am to 11am on the Town Common. Tickets cost $5. The Cub Scouts Pack 56’s BBQ Chicken Dinner has been postponed to Sunday, July 7 from 5pm to 7pm on the Town Common. Tickets cost $10.Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… Related5 Things To Do In Wilmington On Saturday, July 6, 2019In “5 Things To Do Today”HOT OFF THE PRESS: Read The 2019 Wilmington Fun On The Fourth ScheduleIn “Community”BREAKING: Wilmington Fourth of July Committee’s Carnival Request DENIEDIn “Government”
Former President and renowned scientist APJ Abdul Kalam will deliver the India Habitat Centre Annual Lecture on Evolution of a Nation with Prosperity and Value System at the Stein Auditorium, India Habitat Centre on February 20.The Annual Habitat lecture was launched in 2013 and this year marks the third year of the series. The lecture is expected to attract a diverse audience of members of the India Habitat Centre, students, teachers, prominent social personalities, key opinion-makers, general public and the media. Kalam has been a source of unending inspiration especially to the youth of today. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’His talks have covered a wide variety of subjects including the model for development of India, Science, Technology and Innovation, Knowledge and leadership. He has been delivering his lectures all across the country and outside India also. His lectures have been profound, thought provoking and inspiring. No wonder his lectures always draw large crowds.Apart from his lectures he has been a prolific writer. His Vision for India has been set out in his book India 2020 – A Vision for the New Millennium. Apart from books he has also written poems and songs. His life has inspired many Biographies. He started his career as a Scientist and worked in the Defence Research and Develpoment Organisation and the Indian Space Research Organisation. He has made extremely significant contributions to the Indian scientific and defence achievements. He was elected President of India in 2002. He has been awarded the Padma Bhushan (1981), the Padma Vibhushan (1990) and the Bharat Ratna (2007).
KOLKATA: West Bengal Film Journalists’ Association (WBFJA) announced nominations for the 3rd edition of the West Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Award 2019, titled ‘Cinemar Samabartan’. Veteran actors Prosenjit Chatterjee and Chiranjeet Chakraborty, director Haranath Chakraborty, Gautam Jain of Real Reel and WBFJA secretary Nirmal Dhar were present to announce the nominations and other details of the award ceremony.The award ceremony will be held on January 13, from 9.30 am onwards at Basushree Cinema, Kolkata. Also Read – Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal life”This is the only simple yet authentic award function of Bangla cinema, leaving behind the pomp and grandeur of several other similar ceremonies that will follow during the year. Ours is the only film award of the country that is judged exclusively by film journalists and is also the first B2B/Industry to Industry award ceremony of the year. This year, the theme of the award ceremony is ‘Content is the king vs Audience is the king’. We are trying to explore a new theme that celebrates recent legacies and progressive thinking and vision. Three talented actors will host the show with a roller coaster ride of last year’s releases,” said the WBFJA secretary. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Mercedes car in Kolkata, 2 pedestrians killedThere will be seventeen award categories in the Popular segment, eight award categories in the Technical Award segment and a Lifetime Achievement Award. The nomination categories are Best Film, Best Director (In the memory of late Hiralal Sen), Best Actor in Leading Role, Best Actress in a Leading Role, Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Best Actor in a Negative Role, Best Actor in Comic Role, Best Music, Best Playback Singer (Male), Best Playback Singer (Female), Best Background Score, Most Promising Director, Most Promising Actor, Most Promising Actress, Most Popular Film of the Year, Most Popular Actor of the Year and Lifetime Achievement Award (in the name of Satyajit Ray). Award categories for the Technical segment are Best Screenplay, Best Cinematographer, Best Editor, Best Lyricist, Best Art Director, Best Sound Designer, Best Costume Designer and Best Makeup Artist. WBFJA is the first digitally broadcast event of the east. The principle which WBFJA wants to maintain in this award ceremony is ‘Better Judgment, Better Evaluation and Better Recognition’. Senco Gold and Real Reel have come forward to support the initiative.
<< Previous PostNext Post >> Tags: Sphere, TPI, TravelOnly Share Networking, good times and the opportunity to celebrate the year’s successes: top-producing home-based agents from two of Canada’s best-known host agencies, TPI and TravelOnly, got all this and more on recent cruises with AmaWaterways.On TPI’s fourth annual Chairman’s Circle trip, 15 of TPI’s top producing agents sailed the serene waters of Vietnam and Cambodia for an AmaWaterways cruise on the Mekong River.Hosted by TPI CEO and President, Morris Chia, the trip rewarded the exceptional performance of the invited agents and allowed them to experience AmaWaterways – one of TPI’s preferred suppliers – first-hand. The seven-night river cruise aboard the AmaDara, sailing the ‘Vietnam, Cambodia, & the Riches of the Mekong’ itinerary, was part of an all-expenses paid trip for the agents.The cruise started in Ho Chi Minh City and then it was on to Phnom Penh and further up the Mekong and beyond to the renowned Angkor temples including Angkor Wat. Next year’s Chairman’s Circle trip will be a cruise with Crystal Cruises, said Chia.TravelOnly’s President’s Club at Juno BeachTravelOnly’s President’s Club onboard AmaLyraChia said it was “truly my honour to have hosted our top achievers for this once-in-a-lifetime voyage as we recognize their commitment to success.”More news: ‘Turn around year’ for TPI brings double-digit growthThe TPI Chairman’s Circle trip is part of TPI’s larger Velocity travel advisor recognition program and recognizes the successes of TPI’s highest-producing travel advisors.TravelOnly’s top producers were also feted with a cruise, with members of TravelOnly’s President’s Club sailing the beautiful Seine in France aboard AmaWaterways’ AmaLyra. There were stops in Paris, Vernon, Caudbec-en-caux, Rouen, Les Andelys and Conflans, with a special reading of ‘In Flanders Fields’ on Juno Beach.Although the President’s Club trip started as a reward for top performers, “over the years it has evolved into something much more”, allowing members to collaborate on their business strategies, challenges and opportunities, including ways they can work with suppliers to provide the best possible experiences for their clients, said TravelOnly President Gregory Luciani.Preferred partners including Celebrity Cruises, Sunwing Vacations, NCL and TravelBrands joined the team onboard to share their expertise.“A trip of a lifetime,” was how President’s Club member Karen Gill described her experience, adding that seeing Juno Beach was “literally life changing”.More news: ‘Turn around year’ for TPI brings double-digit growthLuciani says The President’s Club trip also serves as a great motivator for up-and-coming TravelOnly Associates who look to this group for mentorship and advice as they grow their businesses. “After only a few hours back on home soil, many were posting about their experiences, newly inspired to reach this pinnacle of success once more in 2017.”Luciani gave his congratulations to the entire President’s Club: Dashnor Hasku, Bujar Zejnullahu, Brian Kendrick, Barbara Scrocco and Robert Rizzo, Pat Probert and Mary de Almeida, Karen Gill, Anie Chevrier-Huot, Kevin Visser, Holly McBean and Pauline Blacoe. Travelweek Group Posted by Setting sail for success: incentive cruises reward top producers for TPI, TravelOnly Wednesday, May 17, 2017
CIE Tours’ April Sale covers Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales & Italy Tags: CIE Tours, Promotions Monday, April 8, 2019 << Previous PostNext Post >> Travelweek Group Share TORONTO — CIE Tours’ April Sale takes 10% off select, all-inclusive guided vacations through Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales and Italy.Tour departures must be booked by April 22 and run through peak summer travel dates. The promo code is APR1910C.Sample tours, with pre-discount starting rates, include:Irish Spirit: 8 days, starting at Can$2,903 per person – An introduction to the east and west coasts of southern Ireland, including Galway, Connemara and Mayo, plus two nights at the luxury Lodge at Ashford.Irish Classic: 13 days, starting at $4,293 person – The architectural and natural wonders of Ireland with visits to can’t-miss destinations, including Blarney Castle, Cliffs of Moher and Giant’s Causeway.Best of Britain: 10 days, starting at $3,654 per person – A comprehensive tour of England, Wales and Scotland, spanning Britain’s great cities and the charming old towns of the British countryside.Highlights of Britain: 15 days, starting at $5,396 per person – Explores some of Britain’s most popular sites, including Stonehenge, London, Edinburgh Castle and Shakespeare’s birthplace.Scottish Dream: 8 days, starting at $2,552 per person – Castle tours, a trip to picturesque Isle of Skye and the bustling cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow.Taste of Italy: 7 days, starting at $2,903 per person – Venice, Florence and Rome featuring Italy’s top sights, culinary highlights and hidden gems.More news: Hotel charges Bollywood star $8.50 for two bananas and the Internet has thoughtsFor more information see cietours.com. Posted by
02May Rep. Webber applauds increased education funding Categories: News,Webber News State Rep. Michael Webber today voted for passage of the state budget, which includes more funding for K-12 education and proposes a 2.2 percent reduction for the general state budget.Webber, of Rochester Hills, voted to approve the budget for the new fiscal year, a fiscally responsible blueprint that invests in the state’s future.“Our budget invests in Michigan’s future by adding money into the classroom for each and every student in the state,” Rep. Webber said. “There is additional funding for at-risk students across all school districts which opens up additional opportunities for success.”Highlights of the House budget includes:Allocating the highest funding in state history for K-12 schools with a proposed $14.3 billion which means about $100 increase per pupil.Making life better in communities across Michigan by adding money for road repairs, public safety departments, parks and other programs to improve our daily lives.Making health care more efficient with an enhanced focus on improving mental health care.Paying down retiree debt and adding to state government’s main savings account for tough times, pushing that emergency fund above $1 billion.The bills now go to the Senate for consideration.####
OTT TV provider Cloudio TV has teamed up with cloud-based application store specialist Metrological to make its services available via the Metrological app stores. Cloudio TV provides diaspora content on OTT TV platforms including payment and billing, content ingest, global delivery, a multilingual call centre and a network of resellers across Europe. The service is backed by OTT and IPTV technology platform provider Southern Cloud.“The Cloudio TV diaspora app will now be able to have it run on the global leading TV portals managed by Metrological,” said Marc Van Steyvoort, vice-president of business strategy at Cloudio TV.“We are truly excited to join such a prestigious next Generation TV App store service in our global diaspora content distribution service and consider this as an ultimate endorsement of our content and technological capabilities.”