Law can hold power to promises it never meant to keep
Irish Times (blog)
Twenty-five years on, our world is now largely one of “neo-democracy”, in which the shape of universal freedom remains – we seem to enjoy democratic government – but power increasingly lies in markets, in globalised organisations and in the confident ...
Rowleys Bay Sporting Artist
... a large presence in his life, an excellent bird dog and a faithful hunting companion. The namesake of the dog was not the author of Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, at least directly, but rather the childhood comeback of Simmons and his ...
Pre-season report: Matlock Town 1 Mansfield Town 0
Trovarn Thompson sliced wide after Mansfield swiftly took a free kick but Bishop was again the Stags saviour with a great save from the Matlock trialist's skidding low twenty five yarder. Then Osborne ballooned over from twelve yards, saw Bishop pull ...
Few suburban third-graders will be held back because of poor reading test scores
Of those, 107 met one of six good-cause exemptions allowed under the Reading Sufficiency Act and were promoted to fourth grade, said spokeswoman Gretchen Haas-Bethell. Only 34 third-graders at Union have been retained at that grade level, she said.