Young people with physical impairments ’empowered’ at Halberg Games in Christchurch

ALDEN WILLIAMS/Stuff Laurie Sayers, 16, plays one of his favorite games, soccer, at the Halberg games, amongst about 80 participants in the South Island Halberg Games. Young people with physical or visual impairments were given the chance to experience sports that many hadn’t been able to try before at a two-day event held in Christchurch. …

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Grand Rapids Improvement Projects Up for Public Vote

Grand Rapids is a great place to live – but there’s always room for improvement, right? The City of Grand Rapids is asking what changes residents would like to see, from library improvements, to programs that provide safe and affordable childcare, support victims of domestic violence, educate students in broadcast media, and more. How do …

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A sublime Georgian home in Dorset that is a haven for wild swimming

A major refurbishment has transformed The Old Rectory, in the village of Stour Provost, into an elegant and timeless family home. Penny Churchill takes a look. Luke Pender-Cudlip of Knight Frank in Sherborne is handling the sale—at a guide price of £6.25m—of elegant, late-Georgian The Old Rectory in the pretty village of Stour Provost, six …

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‘They Make News Every Time’ – When Martina Navratilova Pointed Out the Lack of Star Appeal in WTA Tour Without Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova

Martina Navratilova never shies away from making her opinion. She has been through a lot for flaring her opinions and taking her stand fearlessly. And, when the entire Maria Sharapova doping matter surfaced, she was one of the few to openly address the same. ADVERTISING Article continues below this ad The 18 times Grand Slam …

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SQUIDFRY 09.29.22: Stranger Than Fiction | squid fry

STRANGER THAN FICTION… Squid’s social calendar is overflowing now that in-person events are back. Were we this busy in the Before Times? This weekend Squid plans on oozing around Pacific Grove to check out Butterfly Days, the town’s ode to its wintering monarch guests (see Hot Picks). This year’s theme is out of John Steinbeck‘s …

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“Do Revenge” masterfully delivers nostalgic, extravagant black comedy – The Daily Texan

Putting a modern spin on Alfred Hitchcock’s 1951 film “Strangers on a Train,” Netflix’s “Do Revenge” curates a delightfully messy, over-the-top revenge story. The black comedy follows unlikely friends Drea (Camila Mendes), the school’s resident “it” girl, and Eleanor (Maya Hawke), the offbeat outsider too cool to care about social rules. After a massive scandal …

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Fall Fun Arrives: Locktoberfest highlights a full slate of activities | News, Sports, Jobs

It’s a big weekend in Clinton and Center counties. There are a myriad of events this weekend and it all gets underway tonight, with a pair of homecoming parades. Here’s a closer look at what’s in store as we close out September and usher in October: THURSDAY, SEPT. 29 There are a pair of homecoming …

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