Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!:6-8 p.m. March 3. Kids can celebrate Dr. Seuss’ 110th birthday with stories, activities and treats. Movie Night: 7-8 p.m. Feb. 24. Kids ages 5-11 are invited to watch a G- or PG-rated film. Free Mock SAT/ACT Test: 1-5 p.m. March 23. Teens can practice the exam under test-like conditions, managed by library assistant Christina Gendron in partnership with a Kaplan test-prep representative. Participants will be contacted about their scores and offered some score-raising tips. Register at the library by March 20.
While funerals have always been extravagant, with coffin- carvers on the streets of the capital Accra charging up to 2,500 cedis for caskets in the shape of anything ranging from a catfish to a soccer boot, people like Dogbe are now being stretched beyond their means, Death and money are ballet leotards discount inextricably linked in Ghana because funerals are meant to both celebrate the life of the deceased and show the success of a family, and flamboyant funerals carry more social prestige than any other ceremony, said Marleen de Witte, an anthropologist at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, who has researched Ghana’s funeral economy..
According to Deadline Hollywood, “The Step Up series is described as a heart-pounding, sexy, music-filled drama about dancers in a contemporary performing arts school.”. YouTube launched Red in October, and “the verdict is still out” on its business performance, the Times said, noting that Google CEO Sundar Pichai in an April earnings call had described it as “very well received.”. “But the company has not released user numbers, and some analysts have been unenthusiastic, especially as more streaming competition has arisen,” the Times reported. “Hulu, HBO, Netflix, Fullscreen, Go90, Seeso and Amazon, among others, are all pursuing this turf.”.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Neil Patrick Harris is magical, and not just because he can sing, dance, act and host the Tony and ballet leotards discount Emmy awards, He’s actually magical, like in the abracadabra way, and has been since he was a kid, Long before he was “Doogie Howser, M.D.,” Harris loved magic, Every trip to his grandparents’ house in Albuquerque meant a visit to the local magic shop, where he used his allowance to add a card or coin trick to his collection, mastering the new illusion on the ride home..
Interim Fire Chief Bill Reilly, who served since July while the city recruited for a permanent fire chief, transferred command of the South San Francisco Fire Department to Kohlmann during the Change of Command Ceremony held Jan. 7 at Fire Station 61 on Canal Street. Working his way up the ranks from firefighter to deputy fire chief of the San Jose Fire Department, Kohlmann then served as fire chief of the Redwood City Fire Department. In his new position, Kohlmann will guide all activities involving the city’s innovative, all-risk fire department, which includes leading three key divisions and the 90-member department in fire suppression, emergency medical services, hazardous materials response, urban search and rescue, rescue boat, code enforcement, fire investigation, public education, and basic life support transport services.