For Nana Boateng Osei, the sustainable, economic and philanthropic goals of his eyewear line, Bhten, are personal. Osei’s Ghanaian heritage led the Carlton University graduate to pursue a connection between that country and his home in Canada by using reclaimed wood from Africa for the line’s chic frames. “I loved the culture of entrepreneurship in Toronto,” he says of an early visit to the city, where Bhten opened its first factory last year.
The 1998 1999 basketball season was shortened by a lockout while NBA players renegotiated with the league, and Rodman was released by the Bulls in Jan. 1999, prior to the season’s delayed start in February. He was almost immediately picked up by the Los Angeles Lakers, where he played for the remainder of the shortened season and made $1 million, according to Bleacher Report.Rodman then moved on to the Dallas Mavericks for the 1999 2000 season, but his short time there was marked by clashes with the team and with NBA officials.
Railroads: PerspectiveTo gain perspective, let’s begin with a timeline. 1826 1860, Civil War and Reconstruction 1861 1877, Expansion and Consolidation 1878 1916. The first period we examine, 1826 1860 saw the creation of several railroads including, among others, the Granite Railway of New Hampshire, Mohawk and Hudson Railway and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad to name a few.
I’m not religious in the conventional sense but this little place of worship offers such peace and quiet you could forgive yourself for thinking spiritual thoughts when inside! It’s one of the most atmospheric buildings I’ve ever been in, and has some immaculate stone carvings of Adam and Eve and the Tree of Life inside. Ye Olde Cock Tavern was originally built in 1549 but has undergone many changes since then. It has the narrowest of frontages..
If everything comes together as planned, Handler will lead the procession which is not affiliated with the festival on Saturday, Jan. Local time. It’s one of more than 200 sister marches planned in all 50 states and in 20 countries around the world.With the creation of a Facebook page sometime last month, organizers revealed the Women’s March on Main, and rumors had been swirling about Handler’s involvement for days.”Sundance has always been a platform for change: not only for filmmakers and filmmaking, but also for big ideas for the future,” Handler told Mashable in a statement.
My one experience of the dish did not lead to acquiring a taste for a second helping. Quite fatty, I recall. Perhaps, I got a bad batch.. Some of the bill’s less recognized provisions specifically focus on college students, and activists and elections experts said in interviews that the legislation would generally benefit students. However, a Republican controlled Senate, which has made clear its disdain for the bill, all but guarantees it will not advance.Language, Culture, and PowerIn this California classroom, students teach each other their home languages and learnacceptanceZaidee Stavely, EdSourceIn Acacia WoodsChan’s ethnic studies class at Castlemont High School in Oakland, California, students chat with each other in Spanish, Arabic and Mam, a Mayan language from Guatemala. For a few weeks or months.