Proactive power outage possible in SoCal – NBC Los Angeles

Parts of Southern California may be subject to public safety disruptions in flammable areas as some of the season’s strongest winds roar into the region. A wind advice is in force from kl. 13.00 Monday to kl. 6 a.m. Tuesday among beach towns along the Los Angeles County coast and downtown Los Angeles, San Fernando … Read more

Kamala Harris’ bizarre space video uses child actors

A video to sell children on the wonders of space exploration showed Vice President Kamala Harris holding a memorable loopy performance with a quintet of child actors auditioning for their roles, it was revealed Monday. “All five are actors,” Carlo Bernardino, whose 13-year-old son Trevor was one of the young people attending, told the Washington … Read more

Proactive power outage possible in SoCal – NBC Los Angeles

Parts of Southern California may be subject to public safety disruptions in flammable areas as some of the season’s strongest winds roar into the region. A wind advice is in force from kl. 13.00 Monday to kl. 6 a.m. Tuesday among beach towns along the Los Angeles County coast and downtown Los Angeles, San Fernando … Read more

USA and China: Cooperation or competition in space?

USA and China: Will cooperation or competition define the coming century in space? Here, Chinese astronauts Tang Hongbo, Nie Haisheng and Liu Boming participate in a ceremony before heading to China’s space station Tiangong, which is now being constructed in an orbit without Earth. Image via Roman Pilipey / EPA / The Conversation. Space travel? … Read more

Protesters and security guards collide before launching at Whalers Way

Protesters and security guards collide before launching at Whalers Way

Protesters and security guards clashed at the site of a rocket launch on South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula this morning. Key points: Southern Launch to complete a test flight of a rocket today at Whalers Way, south of Port Lincoln Those who oppose the launch have environmental concerns The rocket was expected to be launched yesterday, … Read more

The Taiwanese rocket was to launch from Whalers Way, but locals are speaking out against future launch plans

The Taiwanese rocket was to launch from Whalers Way, but locals are speaking out against future launch plans

The federal government has given the green light for a Taiwanese commercial rocket to be fired from regional South Australia this year. Key points: The Taiwanese company TiSPACE will make another rocket launch from Whalers Way in the regional South Australia Locals have raised concerns about a proposal to fully develop an ongoing rocket launch … Read more

Houses with backyards and office space more valuable than ever in pandemic era Canada

Houses with backyards and office space more valuable than ever in pandemic era Canada

The ways in which Toronto residents live and work have changed drastically – in some cases permanently – since March 2020, when you know what has thrown us into an unbearable series of long, rolling lockdowns. Nowhere have we seen the effects of this shift more than in the real estate market: apartment sales fell, … Read more

Strategic pricing is used to sell updated back-split house in Markham, Ont.

Strategic pricing is used to sell updated back-split house in Markham, Ont.

Re / Max Realtron Bill Thom Group Realty Inc. 17 Southdale Dr., Markham, Ont. Sale price: $ 1,499,000 (June 2021) Sale price: $ 1,518,888 (June 2021) The story continues below the ad Previous selling price: $ 1,550,000 (June 2017) Taxes: $ 5,955 (2020) Days on the market: Seven Listing agents: Bill Thom, Re / Max … Read more

Another win for the Toronto Distillery District

Another win for the Toronto Distillery District

Pedestrians walk past the red brick buildings of the Toronto Distillery District. Dave LeBlanc / The Globe and Mail Brendan Cormier wrote in Canadian Architect the year before the provincial government closed Ontario Place, believing that architect Eberhard Zeidler had been allowed to continue with “Harbor City” – a government-controlled, water-based, low-lying community of 60,000 … Read more

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