Summer Concerts And Music Events In And Around Tampa, Florida
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The Cadieux Cafe played a role in the band"s early years as a part of the venue"s Mussel Beach festival wristbands in 2001. They have come a long way since and suffered some hardship and line-up changes along the way. In late 2001, bass player DeNardo experienced a serious stroke which left his right arm paralyzed. After a great deal of local outreach to fund his physical rehabilitation and an ingenious solution to keep him up front with the band, he now performs his bass-lines on a keyboard system. He"s back in fine form.
Many of these families will spend the holiday weekend making a plan for an uncertain future. For a lot of families, the Virginia Tourism website offers many ways to celebrate the Labor Day weekend.
Post Grad: Rated PG-13 for sexual situations and brief strong language. Alexis Bledel of Gilmore Girls fame stars as Ryden Malby, a woman with a plan. The plan was to do well in high school to get a scholarship to a great school, graduate and get a loft apartment in New York while working at the best publishing house. As you might predict, her post grad plan flops. She is forced to move back home and begins collecting a stack of rejected job applications. Fortunately her best friend Adam (Zack Gilford) eases her pain as does the hot next-door, neighbor David. Looks like Ryden needs a new plan. Looks cute but could go either way.
There will be experts sharing tips on how to create positive lifestyle changes and reduce stress. Visitors can also take part in medical testing which will be free. After reading all this, you might be assuming that Healthy Living Festival is a boring, lecture-event wristbands. But it will be lots of fun as well. You can participate in a yoga class, relax with a massage and watch top chefs preparing healthy, nutritious dishes in front of you. And yes, you can watch a belly dancing show as well. Do you still think this event could be boring?
Next up nature decided it too was a Lefty, because here comes that bitch, Katrina. The wind and rain did little damage and the bullet was dodged. Oil platforms were not wrecked beyond repair. The port facilities were not rendered destroyed but that bitch Katrina had an ace up sport wristbands her sleeve.
Start. I"m a big fan of starting. If you"re debating with yourself whether to exercise or not, just start. Make a deal with yourself that you can call it quits after 10 or 15 minutes (of true-blue effort) if you really, really can"t stand it. By then, your happy brain hormones should have kicked in and you"re half way to conquering the world. You"re good-go-go.
Enjoy some Cajun music and food the weekend before the 4th of July! Cajun Fest is a family event, featuring arts and crafts, authentic Cajun foods, and lots of entertainment. Local talent will include Jana Jae, billed as Grove"s "queen of country fiddle", and her band Hotwire. Admission is free for all.
Residents of Jiangxi province have been providing the city with clean water for more than half a century. Dara Wang reports.
Xie Yujie stood looking over the land that was home to his ancestors for 350 years. The 65-year-old has often returned to this spot in the decade or so since he and his neighbors were relocated to safeguard the purity of the Dongjiang River, which supplies up to 80 percent of Hong Kong"s fresh water.
Xie"s ancestral home lay near Yajibo Mountain, the source of the Dongjiang, which spans three counties in Jiangxi province－Huichang, Anyuan and Xunwu.
Xie lived in Qingfeng, a village in Huichang blessed with fertile land. He recalled the villagers planting rice and raising poultry on the lowlands and growing mushrooms high on the mountain"s slopes.
The decision to clear the village was taken because local farming practices threatened the purity of the water.
Xie Yuncai, Party secretary of the village, said excrement from chickens and other poultry leached into the soil and contaminated the river water.
Moreover, when the farmers planted mushrooms, they cut chunks of wood from living trees then bored holes in the harvested wood and planted mycelium spores.
As a result, the trees began to die, and the savaging of the local forests gradually reduced their capacity to conserve water.
According to Xie Yuncai, the removal order, issued in 2006, was intended to ensure clean drinking water for Hong Kong, which meant the villagers had to move.
Liu Chaohua, Party secretary of Qingxi township, said each villager was given 3,500 yuan ($517) to build a new house in the center of the township.
Some residents, such as Xie Jiawan, were unhappy with the development because they felt the settlement was unfair.
The Songwuchang group, an administrative subdivision of the village that was home to Xie Yujie and Xie Yuncai, was the only one of five groups in Qingfeng that was ordered to vacate the land because their presence had a direct influence on the source of the river.
"Our whole family had lived on the farmland for generations. How can we farmers earn a livelihood without land?" Xie Jiawan said.
As a venerable elder, Xie Yujie, who served as the village Party secretary for 16 years from 1983, was one of the first residents to leave. He wanted to set a good example to other residents, so in 2007 he demolished his ancestral home and moved to the center of Qingxi.
"To be honest, I was reluctant to leave the mountain," he said. "But I had to leave to preserve the purity of the water for the people in Hong Kong."
Xie Yujie and local officials spent several months persuading Xie Jiawan to move, and eventually he agreed.
By 2013, about 100 people from the Songwuchang group had relocated. Many other villagers have since followed, and the process is ongoing.