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Date: 18 Aug 17 07:11pm
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Over the years, Slingerz Anniversary celebrations have grown from strength to strength with thousands of dollars in giveaways annually. For the last five years they have added even more excitement by inviting International Entertainers to the local shores. This year as the anniversary approaches much is on the offer.Past Slingerz Anniversary activities included providing international entertainment through the likes of Black Chiney sound from Miami, Monster Piece Sound of Barbados, Cheap NFL Jerseys, Baby Cham, Assassin and Natural Black among others. This year as they prepare to head to New York, they have invited Love Movements of Kingston Jamaica, which will feature Bill Crosby, Diamond and the Big Boss of Stone Love Movement Father Pow. Stone Love arrive in Guyana on Sunday April 4 at 22:45hrs and will be live on air on HJTV Easter Monday morning from 1l hrs before heading to the West Side at Joe Viera Park for the Slingerz Family Anniversary.One of the Anniversary co-ordinators has informed that the Slingerz Family will be offering even more surprises for its 9th anniversary celebration including live performance from an international Artiste. The mega artiste’s name is a secret for now but the Slingerz family crew noted that “he (the artiste) is known as the lady’s pet and on Easter Monday at Joe Viera when Jamaica Stone Love takes the stage so will the artiste and his dancers. The Anniversary celebrations will also see several persons being issued with awards such as fan of the year, dance group of the year, Slingerz support award and Slingerz employee of the year. At the Easter weekend, Slingers said there will be Anniversary celebrations in Linden, New Amsterdam, and West Demerara.April 3rd, the people of Linden will have the 1st treat of the Slingerz Family Celebrations when Soca Hitmaker and Most Wanted Entertainer in Linden, Peter Ram, along with X- Factor dancers, Linden Dancers, Stone Wall, Stereo Sonics and Slingerz Family will entertain with free Digicel Top up all night.The Anniversary continues for Fans in New Amsterdam, Berbice on Easter Sunday and will feature Peter Ram, Carib Soca Monarch Bones Man and Shelly G, X Factor dancers, Stereo Sonic and Slingerz Family at the New Amsterdam Technical Institute Compound.  On Easter Monday at Joe Viera Park West Bank Demerara is the Venue where the sound was born.
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Date: 18 Aug 17 07:11pm
Pat Confalone’s MIT roommate had won the National Science Fair with a cyclotron built in his basement, but a few weeks into their first semester, the roommate went home―MIT was too hard. “I had an advantage, ” Confalone says. “I didn’t know enough to realize how hard it really was.” Today he’s the vice president of global research and development in crop protection for DuPont and has been responsible for major advances in medicine and production agriculture.

When he was 12, Confalone sold garden seeds around his tiny hometown of Roseto, Pennsylvania. He sold enough to win a Gilbert chemistry set. When it was time for college, a family acquaintance suggested MIT, and that same week, Life ran a cover story on the Institute. A chemistry major, Confalone, like many fraternity members, benefited from tutoring help from his Theta Delta Chi brothers. Sophomore year he joined a discussion group taught by his organic chemistry lab leader, new faculty member Daniel Kemp. “He was so inspirational they renamed his course ‘Kempistry, ’” Confalone says. His entire undergraduate education, including room, board, tuition, and travel, cost $16, watch aluminum case for sale, 000. In that first month in Cambridge, he recalls, students protested a $200 increase in annual tuition with the cry “$1, 700 is too damned much!”

Confalone went on to earn a Harvard PhD, do postdoctoral work with Nobel laureate Robert Burns Woodward, and begin his career in industry at Hoffman-?LaRoche. Ten years later he moved to DuPont, where his group developed the fluorescent reagents that the Human Genome Project used for automated DNA sequencing. He led the teams that discovered and developed Cozaar, a drug used to treat millions of hypertension patients, and Sustiva, part of the AIDS treatment cocktail that has saved hundreds of thousands of lives. When DuPont sold its pharmaceuticals division, Confalone moved to crop protection. His group launched what he calls the safest insecticide ever discovered: Rynaxypyr.

“When you look at the major challenges we face, chemistry can help feed the world and improve human health, ” he says. “What noble and exciting applications of the organic chemistry that I love.”

Now Confalone consults on the boards of pharmaceutical startups and major companies. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and is serving a second term on the board of directors of the 163, 000-member American Chemical Society, where he oversees half a billion dollars of revenue as chair of the budget and finance committee. He and his wife, Dianne, a former chemist, live in Wilmington, Delaware. They have two children and recently welcomed their first grandchild.

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Name: Pasqua
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Date: 18 Aug 17 07:11pm
The beauty of a vehicle is not just skin-deep or paint-deep. You can easily appreciate the good thing about design better still, in the event that you understand the doing work of their complex inner system. Many automobile components centered on the motor, interact in order to make a smooth drive possible. If the motor is the heart of a vehicle, its brain could be the engine control device (ECU), which is a mini computer system that controls its working. For the mind associated with the car to function, it needs comments concerning the existing status for the motor alongside subsidiary methods. These records is provided by comments products like the air sensor. In the event your vehicle issue has been diagnosed is the failure for this sensor, then you may want to know exactly what the replacement expense is.The function of setting up the sensor is to detect the amount of air inside fatigue gases, to calibrate the air-to-fuel ratio correctly, for maximum engine performance. From the quantity of oxygen when you look at the fatigue, one can determine whether the fuel combination is rich or slim. It is the important feedback aspects of electric gasoline shot systems in modern-day automobiles, which makes emission control possible. The air-to-fuel ratio is adjusted, in line with the signal got from the oxygen sensor. If this sensor malfunctions, motor dilemmas may occur.If the sensor fails, engine performance takes a winner. Familiarity with signs and symptoms, suggesting its failure, will help you understand when to change it. One of several prime symptoms is a pronounced fall in the mileage of motor. Besides this, you will observe that the motor fails periodically and delivers an erratic performance. In the event that you notice any of these indications, it is the right time to get it replaced.Replacement Cost EstimateThe cost of an oxygen sensor depends on the make of your car. Check out the handbook for specific details regarding the kind that your particular vehicle requirements. The fee have two prime components. One could be the cost of the sensor itself and second is the work costs for replacement. You can examine out the price of sensors on the Internet, by seeking all of them. Specialist mechanics recommend an alternative after every 100, 000 kilometers. Periodic sensor assessment is advised. Some vehicle models have significantly more than one. The price of an oxygen sensor, with regards to the vehicle design, will be between USD 40 to USD 150. Increase it, another USD 60 to USD 100 as work charges and you can anticipate the sum total expense become USD 100 to USD 250.You could spend less on the cost by pulling off the whole repair task all on your own, supplied you possess the necessity technical expertise. However, it is better to leave the task to a professional automobile auto mechanic, that knows his means across the automobile interiors, and spend him fairly for work well-done.
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Date: 18 Aug 17 07:10pm
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