Volkswagen emissions scandal may affect thousands more cars

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 The Volkswagen emissions scandal continued yesterday with the company announcing 800,000 mainly diesel vehicles may also be affected by carbon dioxide emissions problems. The company stated “the safety of the vehicles is in no way compromised”. They estimated potentially this could cost them €2bn on top of the €6.7bn set aside […]

Take A Drive On The Blue Ridge Parkway Near Asheville Nc

See More About: Automated Parking Solutions Australia Submitted by: Sandy McLeod A glance at any map will reveal that Asheville, NC is in close proximity to the Blue Ridge Parkway. There are five entrances to the Blue Ridge Parkway in and near Asheville. These give visitors easy access to mountain peaks ranging from 2,000-6,684 feet, […]

Triple limb-reattachment fails – boy loses foot

Tuesday, April 5, 2005Terry Vo, the 10-year old Australian boy who had two hands and a foot reattached by surgeons after losing them in an accident, has had to have the foot re-amputated. He will be given a prosthetic foot in its place. The operation to re-attach three limbs was thought to have been a […]

Common Water Heater Issues And What You Should Do?

See More About: Emergency Electrician Double Bay To look at the era of the hot water system, start looking for a producer’s badge plate onto the unit and see that the production date on it (it might have a plastic cap on it). You also don’t wish to run the heating element once the tank […]

Bikers begin descent on South Carolina resort for rallies

Saturday, May 14, 2005 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina —This weekend is the kick-off for two motorcycle rallies held annually in the U.S. eastern seacoast town of Myrtle Beach. Enthusiasts this year are expected to meet or exceed the 170,000 bikers that arrived last year in droves to the small resort town of 23,000. Festivities span […]

How To Start A Towing Service

See More About: Automated Parking Solutions Gold Coast By Seomul Evans If you look at the operations of a towing service, it really looks like a simple business to operate. In some cases it is, but not all the time. Every business has its own set of problems and a towing service business is not […]

Chula Vista, California becomes model for blight control laws in the US

Tuesday, October 14, 2008 The San Diego, California suburb of Chula Vista has responded to the recent housing crisis with an aggressive blight control ordinance that compels lenders to maintain the appearance of vacant homes. As foreclosures increase both locally and throughout the United States, the one year old ordinance has become a model for […]

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See More About: Mobility Aids For The Elderly Australia Stair Lifts by Roberto BellOne of the hardest about getting older is the loss of freedom. It used to be easy to jump up in the air grab the attic door handle and climb up the attic steps with several boxes in your hand. Now, however, […]

Australian health workers to close intensive care units in Victoria next week

Thursday, March 13, 2008 Members of Australia’s Health Services Union (HSU) will go on strike in Victoria next week in a dispute over stalled wage and career structure negotiations. Over 5000 physiotherapists, speech pathologists and radiation therapists will walk off the job next week, effectively closing the state’s 68 largest health services. The strike will […]

OpenSync Interview – syncing on the free desktop

Friday, May 19, 2006 This interview intends to provide some insight into OpenSync, an upcoming free unified data synchronization solution for free software desktops such as KDE, commonly used as part of the GNU/Linux operating system. Hi Cornelius, Armin and Tobias. As you are now getting close to version 1.0 of OpenSync, which is expected […]