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Around Town: Upstream rebuilds lives affected by mental illness

When Slyvia Cuhaci looks back, she feels like she twice lost her son, Hayg — first to mental illness in his early 20s and again with his tragic death, at age 29. 961 more words

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I feel the need...

My ISP, Virgin Media, have just upgraded my internet line to “Up to” 100 Mbps.

Well downstream certainly seems quicker. I’ve done a few speed tests but as “any fule no” those results are no more than an indication of the speed achieved. 13 more words


Drop Your Net

NET: 1. A device for catching fish           2. An entrapping device or situation

As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers. 398 more words


Riding Spinners: Cyclist Speeds from Flatiron Loft for $7.8M

Cyclists have lately come under fire on our fair isle. And personally, we have been listening to complaints about them—and contributing occasional cattiness ourselves—for some time now. 348 more words


PTTEP earmarks $3.3 bn for Myanmar

The Nation September 17, 2014 1:00 am

Investment budget set till end-2018 as energy giant celebrates 25th year in neighbouring country

PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) will invest a total of US$3.3 billion (Bt106.4 billion) in Myanmar through to the end of 2018, president and CEO Tevin Vongvanich said after celebrating the listed company’s 25th anniversary of successful operations in the neighbouring country. 439 more words


Chevron vows to use 'lessons learned' after Angola LNG missteps


MINNEAPOLIS Thu Sep 18, 2014 6:02am EDT

(Reuters) – A string of missteps at a $10 billion Angolan liquefied natural gas venture has hurt Chevron Corp’s reputation as a top-notch operator of profitable energy projects around the world. 463 more words


Pertamina Buys $2 Billion Stake in Murphy Malaysian Asset


By Jim Polson Oct 1, 2014 4:25 AM GMT+0800

PT Pertamina, Indonesia’s state-owned energy company, agreed to buy a 30 percent stake in Murphy Oil Corp. 324 more words