Thairo Estrada was recently promoted to Triple A Scranton/Wilkes Barre after Gleyber Torres’s promotion to the majors. Torres is the top ranked player and shortstop in the Yankees organization and Estrada isn’t far behind. Estrada is the ninth ranked prospect for the Yankees and their second best shortstop, according to Baseball America.
Florida Representative Neal Dunn (R)”In announcing Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination for the Supreme Court, President Trump has taken another tangible step to secure the Constitution and ensure that the people of the United States remain preeminent, not the government. This is a victory for everyone who cherishes our nation’s conservative values. I urge the Senate to act quickly and confirm Judge Kavanaugh.”.
Four days later, when I went down to check on the chickadees, one parent held a caterpillar in its beak and kept calling “dee dee dee” as it perched on a cherry stub above the hole, while a second chickadee flew down into the nest. Finally, it emerged and the calling bird zipped down and reappeared a few seconds later without the caterpillar. Then both parents flew off..
Last year collection of gifts aren among the most unusual the royal family, namely Queen Elizabeth, has ever received. The most bizarre gifts the Queen has been given over the years include live animals; several horses, a canary from Germany, jaguars and sloths from Brazil, two black beavers from Canada, two young giant turtles from the Seychelles and an elephant called Jumbo from the Cameroon. (The more exotic animals are cared for by the London Zoo.).
If snorkeling is a lifelong dream of yours, check one more wish off your bucket list by heading to Hanauma Bay for a swim. Located on the south shore of Oahu, Hanauma Bay is the state nature preserve home to a vast marine life ecosystem with more than 400 species of fish and many sea turtles, called “honu” in the Hawaiian language, inhabiting the area. Enclosing the crescent shaped bay is a stretch of sand for you to lie on beneath the palm trees, basking in the sun with a light breeze to cool you down..
Before 2017, much of Tolosa’s work was illustrative, whimsical paintings of childlike characters. Her Crossroads and Pivots exhibition at Powell’s City of Books last July marked a noticeable break into abstraction. Tolosa’s following show at the Multnomah Arts Center, in January, Playful Spirits Vibrant Visions reinforced this new direction.
WaitzOn Monday, the running world marveled at the performance of 29 year old Kenyan George Mutai for his record setting time of 2:03.02 at the Boston Marathon. Tuesday morning that same community, and much of the world, is remembering Grete Waitz. In 1978, Waitz ran her first New York City Marathon, and shattered the existing women world record by two minutes (2:32.30).