BanKo Perlas sinks PayMaya; Petro Gazz triumphs with new import

first_imgVolcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Lakia Bright scored five of her 25 points in the fifth set as the Perlas Spikers broke a four-game losing streak and moved out of the bottom rung of the standings with a 2-4 card.“It was my teammates actually; I started out slow but my teammates motivated me and never gave up on me,” Bright said.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownIt was a sorry defeat for the High Flyers, who appeared on their way to easy win, leading two sets and 11-8 in the third.Earlier, Petro Gazz scored its second straight win after a 25-22, 30-28, 25-13 triumph over Iriga-Navy. In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations Filipino vs Filipino Ukrainian Olena Lymareva-Flink, who arrived in the country just two days ago, hit the ground running, scoring 16 points to lift the Angels, who lost Kadi Kullerkann due to an injured ACL.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player awardcenter_img Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours LATEST STORIES Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew MOST READ Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial View comments The doubled efforts of Tess Rountree and Grethcel Soltones failed to pay off for PayMaya. —AUGUST DELA CRUZBanKo Perlas needed five full sets to push itself out of the basement and pull PayMaya down from the top spot Saturday night.Down two sets to none, the Perlas Spikers painstakingly chipped away at the High Flyers’ advantage and confidence to score an 18-25, 18-25, 25-19, 25-22, 15-11 victory in the Premier Volleyball League Reinforced Conference at Filoil Flying V Centre.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more

Overseas-based Guyanese donates to Salem Congregational Church

first_imgPhillip Daniels, an overseas-based Guyanese who has definitely not forgotten his roots, has made a significant donation to the Salem Congregational Church, located at the corner of Hadfield and Chapel Streets in Lodge, Georgetown.The donation is intended to be used for maintenance of the building.The donation was on Saturday handed over to two Deacons of the Church, Oswald and Campton Savory, by Margaret Koulen-Stewart on behalf of Phillip Daniels.The financial donation was welcomed by the leaders of the church, who thanked the donor and added that it would go a long way in addressing several remedial works that have to be done on the building.Koulen-Stewart related that Daniels, who recently visited the country, felt a burning desire to give back to his community; and as such, made the timely donation.She added that he has been making donations to other groups, but it is the first time he has made a donation to the church; and he would like to make this an annually initiative.last_img read more

Bright Nights setting the stage for the 2020 Winter Games

first_imgThe North Peace Cultural Society shares,  this year we will host an extraordinary printmaking workshop. “The city recognized the success of the printmaking and will close the 99th avenue from the 100 St to 102 St,” said Marcere.For a full schedule of events, visit npcc.bc.ca. FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Bright Nights the annual arts festival is setting the stage for the 2020 Winter Games.The North Peace Cultural Society in partnership with the City of Fort St. John and community groups are gearing up for a fun-filled, family friendly weekend with the best of local art and local sport.“In all our activities, we are going to blur the line between art and sport, and revive the city’s spirit for the Winter Games by showcasing arts related to sport,” said Baptiste Marcere, Executive Director of the North Peace Cultural Centre.- Advertisement -Thursday, June 6 at 6:30 p.m. marks the start of the festival with Art Stars, an interactive opportunity for the public to meet and hear from professional artists and performers who grew up in Fort St. John and how they made a career for themselves in the arts. “We are gathering local artists and art groups to showcase, demonstrate, and delight,” said Marcere.Friday, June 7, the Cultural Centre will host a gala evening with fresh cocktails at the ready, and Vancouver Theatre Sports to entertain guests with their hilarious improv skills.Saturday, June 8, the festival ends with a public art market, hands-on pottery and weaving demonstrations, live entertainment, and the 2019 World Fair.Advertisementlast_img read more

DONEGAL CHILD RAPE SUSPECT FREED ON BAIL DESPITE OBJECTIONS

first_imgA MAN facing three child rape allegations in Co Donegal has been bailed in the North – despite objections from the authorities here.Roy David Cochrane, 42, from Loughmuck Road in Omagh, appeared in court in Belfast on the foot of extradition warrants.Cochrane denies all three charges and was bailed to appear again in court on January 18th to answer the charges. Lawyers representing the Irish Director of Public Prosecutions objected to bail, saying Cochrane had showed a reluctance to return to Donegal to face the charges. They also expressed fears that he would flee.A lawyer for Mr Cochrane said he strenuously denied the charges and had made strenuous efforts to deal with the matters against him.Judge David McFarland freed the Omagh man on £1,000 bail and ordered him to stay in the North and surrender his passport.DONEGAL CHILD RAPE SUSPECT FREED ON BAIL DESPITE OBJECTIONS was last modified: January 9th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:DONEGAL CHILD RAPE SUSPECT FREED ON BAIL DESPITE OBJECTIONSlast_img read more