Mayor Faulconer Councilmember Zapf open new Point Loma Fire Station

first_img Categories: Good Morning San Diego, Local San Diego News FacebookTwitter July 24, 2018 Posted: July 24, 2018 Updated: 3:54 PM Congratulations to the Point Loma community. New and improved Fire Station No. 22@KUSINews @KUSI_GMSD pic.twitter.com/pX1eCDMgeo— ELIZABETH ALVAREZ (@EAlvarezKUSI) July 24, 2018The full press release announcing the opening can be read below.Mayor Faulconer, Councilmember Zapf to Open New Point Loma Fire StationMARKS EIGHTH NEW OR IMPROVED FIRE STATION TO OPEN SINCE MAYOR FAULCONER TOOK OFFICESan Diego – Marking the eighth new or improved fire station to open since he took office, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer will be joined today by City Councilmember Lorie Zapf, interim Fire-Rescue Chief Kevin Ester and community leaders to officially open the new Fire Station No. 22 to better serve Point Loma and its surrounding communities.Originally built in 1942, Fire Station No. 22 is located at 1055 Catalina Boulevard on the western edge of Point Loma Community Park. The new 6,180-square-foot facility includes two vehicle bays with a redesigned driveway that will reduce traffic disruptions on Catalina Boulevard when the engines respond to emergency calls.Since Mayor Faulconer took office, the City has opened new fire stations in four neighborhoods – City Heights, Little Italy, Mission Valley and Point Loma – and renovated four others that serve the communities of La Jolla, Mira Mesa, North Park and Southcrest. KUSI Newsroom center_img The new Point Loma Fire Station No. 22 replaced an aging 76-year-old facility with a brand-new, modernized station that will help protect the surrounding community well into the future. Major investments like this are how we build our better future! https://t.co/LDFaWJhSLt pic.twitter.com/mBJSrqZRzC— Kevin Faulconer (@Kevin_Faulconer) July 24, 2018 KUSI Newsroom, Mayor Faulconer, Councilmember Zapf open new Point Loma Fire Station 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsPOINT LOMA (KUSI) – Things just got much smoother in one Point Loma neighborhood. There will now be less traffic disruptions on Catalina Boulevard thanks to a new and improved fire station.“It’s official. Welcome to the new Fire Station 22.” San San Diego mayor Kevin Faulconer.Located on Catalina Boulevard in on the western edge of Point Loma Community Park… the firehouse underwent a complete overhaul.Point Loma residents showed up for the city’s rededication of the Firehouse which has so much history with this community. The fire station was originally built in 1942. It is now over 6,000 square feet. It has two vehicle bays with a redesigned driveway.“By moving the station over like a 45 degree angle, it allow the fire apparatus to get out of Catalina Boulevard to protect the firefighters as well as to continue the flow of traffic” said Deputy Chief J.L.Gaboury about the redesign of the driveway.We got a tour of the inside on Good Morning San Diego.There’s a cool TV room but it’s also used as a training room. In the heart of the firehouse is the kitchen. But this isn’t just any ordinary kitchen. This is a commercial state-of-the-art kitchen. Look at how many refrigerators there are!It is literally, a state-of-the-art, fire house.“My dad was stationed here many many years ago and when he was here they pulled the rig out front and this is me about 55 years ago sitting in the truck” said Debbie Hall about a painting she helped to sponsor to have put up on the fire station’s property. Her late father was Capitan Bill Pollock. ” This is dedicated to him and to our Point Loma neighbors to enjoy.”Captain Tony Jefferys grew up in the Point Loma and Ocean Beach. He says ” Point Loma/ Ocean Beach are very tight-knit people tend to grow up here live here and stay here and I am fortunate enough to serve out the remainder of my career here.”last_img read more

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CNCO Announces FirstEver Headlining US Tour

first_imgNews CNCO Announces Headlining Tour cnco-announces-first-ever-headlining-us-tour CNCO Announces First-Ever Headlining U.S. Tour Twitter Email center_img The Latin pop group will launch their tour in Mcallen, Texas on Jan. 24 and close it off on March 2 in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.Jennifer VelezGRAMMYs Jan 17, 2019 – 11:47 am Latin GRAMMY-nominated Latin pop group CNCO have been bringing their infectious dance songs to audiences for a few years, including on GRAMMY winner Ricky Martin’s world tour. Now they’re taking it up a notch with their first-ever headlining U.S. tour.The group, which formed on Univision’s musical competition “La Banda,” will launch their tour in Mcallen, Texas on Jan. 24 and close it off on March 2. in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The U.S. tour is a leg of their world tour that had stops in South America and Europe. Facebook Since emerging from “La Banda,” CNCO has released two albums, including their latest, CNCO, which features hits “Se Vuelve Loca” and “Hey DJ,” both which made it to the top 10 on the Billboard Latin Airplay chart. The group released a remix version of “Hey DJ” featuring GRAMMY winners Meghan Trainor and Sean Paul in 2018.For more information on how to get tickets, go to the band’s official website.Cardi B, Camila Cabello, Post Malone, Janelle Monáe & More To Perform At The 2019 GRAMMYsRead morelast_img read more

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Maxedout iMac vs entrylevel iMac Pro Whats the best 5000 Apple desktop

first_img See It 17 Photos • Post a comment See It Tags Mentioned Above Apple iMac Pro 0 See it $4,999 Now playing: Watch this: Adorama $4,999 Apple Aug 31 • Your phone screen is gross. Here’s how to clean it Aug 31 • iPhone XR vs. iPhone 8 Plus: Which iPhone should you buy? Do you need a workstation CPU? That’s the main question you need to answer before shelling out $5,000 (£4,899, AU$7,299) for the entry-level configuration of the Apple iMac Pro rather than a top-level configuration of the new iMac. There are other considerations, but the CPU is ultimately what the decision comes down to. Because the iMac is now powerful enough for what most people who are gazing longingly at that bottom Pro model need to do.That’s because a workstation CPU determines how professional applications work with your system, and in some cases, what features they’ll “unlock” for you, as well as offering more sophisticated security. (It used to mean more processor cores, but there are now consumer CPUs with up to 18 cores from Intel and AMD CPUs with up to 32 cores thanks to the core wars.)Since the CPU in an all-in-one isn’t upgradable, that’s what you’re stuck with for the life of the system — you can always add an external GPU to upgrade the graphics processing with either system, for example.The iMac Pro has two more USB-C ports than a standard iMac, a 10Gb Ethernet connection and an SD card slot that can be used with UHS-II cards. It’s also designed to handle faster (i.e., hotter-running) components, with extra ventilation at the bottom. Sarah Tew/CNET You might think that the iMac Pro has some other important differences from the iMac, and you’d be right: It can support up to four additional 4K displays rather than the iMac’s two, or two additional 5K monitors rather than just one, thanks to the two extra USB-C/Thunderbolt ports.It has a higher-bandwidth Ethernet connection, 10Gb versus the iMac’s 1Gb.It supports up to 256GB RAM, including error-correcting ECC memory, which is important for high-precision calculations.But I’d argue that if you need a lot of high-resolution monitors or a big network pipe, or run applications that need ECC memory (and a lot of it), you shouldn’t be buying the base-model iMac Pro. You should probably be spending more on a higher-power configuration. And if you’re worried about future upgradability, you might want to wait and see if Apple manages to get its promised modular Mac Pro out the door this year, anyway.For the same money as the iMac Pro base configuration, you can get an iMac with the Intel Core i9-9900K processor and AMD Radeon Pro Vega 48 GPU plus:1TB SSD and 32GB RAM for $4,249, £4,004, AU$6,669 (the same memory and storage capacity as the entry-level iMac Pro)1TB SSD and 64GB RAM for $4,649, £4,364, AU$7,3092TB SSD and 32GB RAM for $4,849, £4,544, AU$7,629The iMac’s Vega 48 isn’t quite as powerful as the Vega 56 in the iMac Pro, but if you’ve got GPU-bound applications, you probably want the Vega 64, anyway, because it has more memory (16GB versus 8GB). And with the money you save by getting the 1TB/32GB iMac, you can buy yourself a pretty nice second monitor. Computers Desktops See It Best Buy Preview • iMac Pro puts the soul of a Mac Pro in an iMac body CNET may get a commission from retail offers. Apple See All 1:29 Aug 31 • iPhone 11, Apple Watch 5 and more: The final rumors Apple iMac 2019 hits new highs $4,689 reading • Maxed-out iMac vs. entry-level iMac Pro: What’s the best $5,000 Apple desktop you can buy? Apple’s biggest milestones Share your voice $4,649 Apple iMac Pro Aug 31 • Best places to sell your used electronics in 2019 Intel Applelast_img read more

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RAB cordons off Mohammadpur house suspecting it militant den

first_imgMembers of RAB cordon off a house in Mohammadpur house suspecting it militant den on 29 April, 2019. Photo: Sazid HossainMembers of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) cordoned off a tin-shed house at Bosila in Mohammadpur of the capital early Monday, suspecting it to be a militant den.Acting on secret information, a team of the elite force cordoned off the house, ‘Metro Housing’, at Bosila around 3:30am, said director of RAB’s Legal and Media Wing Mufti Mahmud Khan.He said sounds of gunshots were heard from the house around 4:45am.last_img read more

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Thailand ahoy

first_imgLike every year, this year again on 7 July, students of United Group of Institutions are on their International Summer Education workshop at Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. UGI aims to develop highly talented and committed professionals who can play lead role in the corporate world at global environment.80 students from various courses like MBA, PGDM and B.Tech were shortlisted on the basis of their academic performance, on-line selection test and final personal interview round. Along with them eminent faculty members are also on tour for assisting the students with ever ready mentorship and guidance. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’This tour aims for management students to explore their knowledge and enhance managerial skills like team management, leadership, decision making skill, total quality management, stress management & develop their overall interpersonal skills. While engineering students from different branches gets in depth practical session on Computer Science, Industrial system engineering, remote sensing, telecommunication, mechatronics, geographical information system, water engineering management and various updates on emerging trends and technological advancements in their respective branch/stream.last_img read more

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GJM names Tamang as bypoll candidate

first_imgDarjeeling: The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha on Tuesday declared the name of party president Binay Tamang as the candidate for the Assembly by-elections in Darjeeling. If Tamang wins, he has been promised the Ministry of Hill Affairs, declared GJM leaders.A central committee meeting was held in Darjeeling on Tuesday, along with the frontal organisations of GJM. Later while talking to media persons, Tshering Dahal, president, Gorkha Janmukti Nari Morcha (GJNM), said: “The meeting unanimously decided on the candidature of Binay Tamang. If he wins he will be given the Ministry of Hill Affairs. In the present political scenario, it is very vital that the Hill maintains a diplomatic relation with the state government.” Also Read – Rs 13,000 crore investment to provide 2 lakh jobs: MamataThe poll plank of the GJM will be land documents (parja patta), development, minimum wages and employment. “Majority of the people in the Hills do not have land documents. The BJP has launched a conspiracy, whereby they will be implementing the NRC. They are trying to prove us as immigrants of 1950. To counter this, we should have the land documents,” stated Dahal. The GJM has assured that land documents will be handed over by 2020. Other than this, the upgradation of Darjeeling Municipality into a corporation, creation of Sonada and Sukhia Municipality and upgradation of Bijanbari block into a sub division are also on the cards. Also Read – Lightning kills 8, injures 16 in stateAt present, Tamang is the chairman, board of administrators, Gorkhaland Territorial Administration. “Under him and Anit Thapa, the development that the Hills have witnessed in the past 17 months, has been phenomenal,” added Dahal. Tamang will be filing his nomination on April 26. Darjeeling will go to polls on May 19 and the results will be declared on May 23. TMC will not take part in the poll fray but will be supporting Tamang. Jan Andolan Party has declared Amar Lama as the party candidate for the Assembly by-election.last_img read more

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German service provider NetCologne has introduced

first_imgGerman service provider NetCologne has introduced a number of new services to its TV offering.The Cologne-based provider has added local free-to-air entertainment channel FTL Deutschland to its basic package, while the HD version of Discovery Channel is now available to pay TV customers.NetCologne has also added a new package of international channels from the Balkan region. The package comprises five channels from Croatia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Serbia including Balkanika Music Television. The package is available for €6.95 a month.last_img read more

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