Bernard Parish. The difference between the majority black population in the Lower Ninth and the more white, rural St. Bernardians feels profound enough to serve as a kind of fourth island border.. Believe that the deputy made a very vital mistake. This guy was a violent felon. He should not have been left alone.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileWell before North Americans set out champagne flutes and paper party hats for New Year’s Eve parties, residents in Australia and New Zealand were watching firework displays to ring in the new year.New Zealand’s largest city, Auckland, was the first major city to welcome midnight with explosions of red, gold and white bursting over the Sky Tower early Saturday as tens of thousands shouted, danced and sang in the streets below.Two hours later in Sydney, Australia, an estimated 1.5 million people gathered on folding chairs, picnic blankets and blowup beds to watch the extravagant 12 minute fireworks display over the city’s iconic Harbour Bridge.North America’s first 2011 celebrations will be in Newfoundland and Labrador.Read more.There are many ways to celebrate New Year’s: some love to join outdoor festivities and concerts in city squares, while others opt for dinner parties and special events at crowded bars. Plenty of people also prefer to say goodbye to 2010 with little fanfare from the comfort of their home, perhaps watching the midnight ball drop at New York’s Time Square on television.We want to know how you’re going to celebrate New Year’s. Share your plans in the comments below, or let us know on Facebook or Twitter.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
Old Business: Members of the club reported on camp clean up, Hervida chicken BBQ, and Quality Assurance (QA). The club donated a Tractor Supply gift card to the Hervida chicken BBQ and the club raised almost $130 with candy bar sales. The club won two awards for their poster and display contest..
Venus orbits the Sun at an average distance of about 0.72AU (108 million km; 67 million mi) with almost no eccentricity. In fact, with its farthest orbit (aphelion) of 0.728 AU (108,939,000 km) and closest orbit (perihelion) of 0.718 AU (107,477,000 km), it has the most circular orbit of any planet in the Solar System. The planet completes an orbit around the Sun every 224.65days, meaning that a year on Venus is 61.5% as long as a year on Earth..