first_imgCategories: Letters to the Editor, OpinionArmed teachers or even an armed security guard at the door of a school will not stop a deranged gunman. In the recent case, the expelled student would have known who and where the armed guard was stationed and that person would have been his first victim.Double entrance doors, with a screening area between the doors, works well at many schools.It’s even used at high-end jewelry stores.Louis BachScotiaMore from The Daily Gazette:Foss: Should main downtown branch of the Schenectady County Public Library reopen?EDITORIAL: Thruway tax unfair to working motoristsEDITORIAL: Urgent: Today is the last day to complete the censusEDITORIAL: Beware of voter intimidationEDITORIAL: Find a way to get family members into nursing homeslast_img

first_img Share Sharing is caring! Tweet 468 Views   no discussions LifestyleLocalNewsPolitics At Least 300 Families to Get Homes by: – May 5, 2020center_img Share In the coming months, more than 100 families will get new homes from the Dominica government. This figure does not include housing projects which are in preparation stages- those are projected to bring improved shelter to at least 300 families combined.The Hon Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit shared the news of several housing projects nearing completion and scores of keys waiting to be handed over.“Within the next couple of weeks, some 66 individuals in the San Sauveur/Good Hope area will receive keys to their apartments,” Hon Skerrit revealed adding that these families “will be taken out of their vulnerable state into climate resilient residences…to usher in the hurricane season.”In Jimmit, he said between June and July, “We will be handing over some 30 keys. I am hoping to visit a site in Massacre where I will be authorising the construction of 60-70 residences for the people of Massacre, Mahaut and Canefield.”Another tranche of homes, more than 100, at varying stages of readiness, are scattered across the island.“In Stockfarm, we have 33 residences there and by June we will be handing over keys to these people,” he said.A second apartment building in Grand Fond will see others of the area receive their keys in the next few days.‘We will be starting off some 70 residences in Wesley hopefully towards the end of May to early June,” the Hon Prime Minister added.In Roseau, near the Dominica Grammar School, Hon Skerrit says the site is being prepared for work on at least 60 homes for the capital. A shipment of construction material is due any day.Hon Skerrit says another construction site is being finalised for more houses. Sharelast_img read more

first_imgMILAN, Ind. — Baylor Trucking recently announced a pay hike for their driving fleet.The base pay increase is for new and existing drivers with all levels of experience.Compensation for drivers is based on experience.Drivers get paid extra for delivering to congested areas and are rewarded for their efforts.Eliminating the need for quarterly and monthly bonuses, company drivers exceeding 2,500 miles in a week will earn an extra $0.01 per practical mile for all their miles driven that week.Baylor also provides additional pay for Veterans.last_img

first_imgMarinated Lamb Chops Brian’s with Crunchy Slaw Serves 4Lamb is meat from a sheep less than a year old and its sweet and succulent.Chef Brian McDermottIngredients 8 Lamb ChopsFor the Rub:2 Cloves Garlic25ml Rapeseed Oil 2-3 prigs Fresh RosemarySmall Bunch Fresh MintZest of Half a LemonTwist of Fresh Ground Black PepperPerfect Lamb Slaw: 200g White Cabbage Shredded200g Red Cabbage Shredded1 Red Onion Diced2 Carrots Grated 4 Tablespoons Light MayoFresh Ground Black PepperPinch of Chilli FlakesFresh Mint LeavesSqueeze of Lemon JuiceMethodRub: Crush the garlic and chop the mint and rosemary very fine. Add the pepper, lemon zest and oil and mix together. Spread the rub over the lamb chops and leave to marinade for at least 15 minutes.Preheat the pan.Slaw:Put all the ingredients into a bowl and mix together. Cover Slaw with cling film and chill in fridge.Cook the lamb chops or steaks for 3-4 minutes turning half wayServe lamb chops with chilled Slaw to the side. Slice the Lime that you took the zest from and serve lime slice with the chops. Sprinkle with fresh chopped mint leavesBrian’s Top Tips: Use this rub recipe and spread the rub on a half leg of lamb or double the rub recipe for a full leg of lamb and roast the lamb. Great with some minted yoghurt also.Best Use of Leftovers: Mix some leftover lamb with the Slaw and fill a pitta pocket or wrap for perfect healthy lunch.Health Benefit:Lamb is a god source of iron and 1 serving can provide 20% of iron required by a Male and 12% for a Female.FRIDAY COOKING: MARINATED LAMB CHOPS WITH ‘NO SALT CHEF’ BRIAN McDERMOTT was last modified: March 20th, 2015 by StephenShare 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)last_img read more