Into his mission in the war torn country, Grant Miller and members of his platoon stepped on an improvised explosive device (IED). The blast shattered his calf and left him with shrapnel in his legs, abdomen, hand and ear. The 24 year old had been just five feet behind his good friend Brian, who was seriously injured and died eight days later..
There will be three workshops on Advanced Gardening Topics to take any gardener to the next level of skills. They are 1 Soils, 2 Plant Diseases and 3 Pruning. These topics are split into two educational sections; the first part is a one hour morning refresher followed by, after lunch, second part with in depth hands on workshop.
If you missed it, it’s not too late to view the half hour special on the BC SPCA produced by our media partner CTV. The special aired during the evening news hour on Monday, Sept. 5 and featured SPCA initiatives such as: Our SPCA Certified farm labeling program; a behind the scenes look at Wild ARC, the BC SPCA’s wildlife rehabilitation centre in Metchosin; our Drive for Lives programwhich transfers animals from areas with high pet overpopulation to shelters where they will have a greater chance for adoption; our Nanaimo Community Animal Centre one of the new facilities in our Facilities and Services Development Plan; a “happy endings” update on some of the dogs seized from a Langley puppy mill earlier this year; a look at the important work of our cruelty investigations team; our summer camp youth programs and our new BC Pet Registry..
The city’s Planning Division has recommended that the properties in question be declared “in need of redevelopment,” and has created a Redevelopment Plan to guide the future use of the site. Both of these measures were held up at the last City Council meeting, as Ward E councilman Steven Fulop questioned whether the city should keep some of the land for a municipal parking deck. But if the redevelopment measures go through, the bidding process would be altered, and the developer would also be eligible for potential tax abatements, in addition to other incentives..
Paul Brinkman officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM on Tuesday at the church until the time of service. Internment with military honors will take place at Highland Memorial Park immediately following the service.. Among other key efforts, Tag Heuer last spring introduced Alter Ego, its first line designed specifically for women, with a celebrity studded ad campaign from Saatchi Saatchi, New York. Ads in June issues of magazines sported tennis player Monica Seles and actresses Kristin Scott Thomas and Helena Bonham Carter, among others. Campaign aimed at women recently, an effort for new line Twenty 4..