The Great Outdoors Jam, to be hosted at the Maddox Ranch in Lakeland, FL this June 30 – July 3, has announced its first wave of artists spearheaded by Baltimore psychedelic funk quartet Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Buffalo jam band Aqeuous and jamtronica stars Broccoli Samurai.Additional first wave artists include Come Back Alice, Holey Miss Moley, Aliver Hall, Displace, The Juanjamon Band, Copious Jones, Ajeva, Tweed, Russ Bowers Isn’t Dead Yet, Voodoo Visionary, Este Loves, Justino And The Difference, Boxcar Hollow, and Lucidea, with more artists announcements to come.Super Early Bird tickets will go on sale Monday, March 14 at the Great Outdoors Jam’s festival website page, found here.
40 Bernborough Place, Bridgeman Downs, sold for $2m at auction on Saturday.THIS resort-style suburban Brisbane home was the most expensive property sold in Queensland in the past week.It sold at auction for $2m over the weekend according to a CoreLogic list of top sales out today.The four bedroom, two bathroom, six car garage home at 40 Bernborough Place, Bridgeman Downs, sits on a massive 2.5 acre site.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this homeless than 1 hour agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investorless than 1 hour agoThe home has a resort feel from the get-go. The home is designed around garden rooms.Called ‘Mandala’, it was marketed by agents Sonya Treloar and Lauren Phair of Ray White Bridgeman Downs “not just a magnificent home, clever in design and perfectly executed, but also an oasis of multiple water features set among award-winning gardens”.Fully secure with gatehouse, back to base security and high fencing, the home was said to have “pathways, gardens, arbours and stonework that will leave you breathless”. The home is named “Mandala” after a spiritual symbol that represents the universe. 40 Bernborough Place, Bridgeman Downs. Water and pergolas enhance the holiday feel.
LaLiga and AJEAST Nigeria, the makers of Big Cola, Thursday announced the signing of an agreement under which the multinational beverage company has become the latest regional partner of the Spanish top division league in the country.At a well-attended press conference in Lagos thursday, the LaLiaga’s Head of Global Partnership Sales, Gregory Bolle, the Country’s Director of AJEAST Nigeria, Mr. Theo Williams and the Marketing Manager, Big Cola Nigeria, Mrs. Perpetual Ohiri, all spoke with one voice and on the need to support the most glamorous league in the world.Mr. Bolle in his reaction to the deal said that “LaLiga loves Africa and Nigeria is a strategic country for us because of its fans and numerous football talents such as Francis Uzoho of Deportivo La Coruna and Etebo Oghenekaro of UD Las Palmas. “LaLiga is proud to kick off this partnership with a leading beverage brand such as Big Cola and the action will allow our millions of Nigerian LaLiga fans to further engage with the best league in the world,” he stated.In his response, the Director of AJEAST, Mr. Williams said the company was proud to the associated with the best league in the world noting that the platform will provide a remarkable opportunity to broaden Big Cola’s profile and values noting that another distinctive experience for football fans all over Nigeria.Under the agreement, AJEAST Nigeria will gain access to intellectual property and marketing rights, tickets and hospitality deals, merchandising, rights to digital assets and social media, public viewing events for El Clasico, access to trophy tours and exclusive content from the 20 clubs participating the Spanish league.The partnership reaffirms the company’s status as a major player in the development of football in Nigeria, while further illustrating LaLiga’s successful international expansion in Africa to get closer to its Nigerian fans.The event also means that Big Cola has continued LaLiga’s commitment to Nigeria, joining projects already taken up office by the LaLiga office in the country, such as the MoU signing with the NPFL, the NPFL All-Star trip to Spain as well as the NPFL coaching seminar for youth coaches in Nigeria.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram
Over the course of the 82-game regular season, the Toronto Maple Leafs had five shorthanded goals. In Game 1 of the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs Thursday, they got one against the Boston Bruins.Just 31 seconds into a Bruins power play, Jake DeBrusk couldn’t handle the puck at the Leafs’ blue line. Mitchell Marner gathered it and broke out all alone. DeBrusk backchecked and knocked out Marner’s right skate, resulting in the third-year forward being awarded a penalty shot. MORE: Maple Leafs only looking forward in rematch with Bruins: ‘We are a different team’ than 2018Mitch Marner became just the fifth NHL player to score a shorthanded penalty-shot goal in the postseason. #NHLStats #StanleyCup pic.twitter.com/bPA0keVxoP— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 12, 2019He joins Maple Leafs legend Mats Sundin as the only players to score on a penalty shot in the postseason. Sundin scored his goal in Game 4 of the 1999 Eastern Conference finals against fellow Hall of Famer Dominik Hasek; it was his first of two goals in a Leafs win.The Bruins had the third-best power play during the regular season but were tied with the Pittsburgh Penguins for the most shorthanded goals against (15). Marner, who had never faced Boston netminder Tuukka Rask in even a shootout attempt, easily scored. It was Marner’s second goal of the night.”A little bit of both,” said Marner, when asked if he went into the penalty shot with a gameplan or if it was instinct. “I kind of had an idea of what I wanted to do. At the last second, I kind of switched it up, seeing where he was and seeing his position. From then on, I was lucky enough I got him and put it in.”Marner did Rask dirty 🤭 pic.twitter.com/I3rBtifkRO— Hockey Night in Canada (@hockeynight) April 12, 2019Marner netted his first career shorthanded goal during the regular season against the Vegas Golden Knights.
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of congratulations to Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, on the celebration of her 90th birthday, April 21, 2016.According to a Foreign Affairs Ministry release, the President extended heartfelt greetings on behalf of the Government and people of Liberia and in her own name. “As we join you in celebration, we pay tribute to you as the longest serving monarch in British history, whose modesty and call for national duty as citizens inspired trust and rallied all British subjects during the Second World War and beyond. These distinct attributes of yours remind all leaders of the sacred obligations to their people,” President Sirleaf stated. President Sirleaf reflected with appreciation on the friendship and good understanding existing between the United Kingdom and Liberia, since the United Kingdom’s recognition of Liberia’s declaration of nationhood in 1848.The President wished Queen Elizabeth good health and the Government and peoples under her leadership the blessings of peace, unity and prosperity.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)