Murder investigation expected to be launched in Limerick

first_imgNewsMurder investigation expected to be launched in LimerickBy Staff Reporter – January 8, 2018 5309 Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Email The scene at Little O’Curry Street in Limerick this Monday after a man’s body was discovered on Sunday nightA MURDER investigation is likely to be launched in Limerick later this Monday afternoon pending the results of a post mortem carried out on the body of man found dead in the city on Sunday night.The discovery was made on Sunday night at a flat on Little O’Curry Street which adjoins O’Curry Street and Windmill Street near the Dock Road.State Pathologist Professor Marie Cassidy will carry out the post mortem on the body of a 45-year-old man in University Hospital Limerick this MondaySign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Gardai said that this will determine the course of the investigation.Witnesses or anyone who may have seen anything unusual or suspicious in the area on Sunday night are asked to contact Henry Street Garda Station on 061 212400, the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.See more Limerick news here WhatsApp Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Facebook Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Print Previous articleLimerick Sinn Féin recall legacy of Sean SabhatNext articleNew homes in Limerick almost €100,000 less than national average Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie TAGSGardaílimerickLittle O’Curry Streemurder Twitter Advertisement WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Linkedin Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clashlast_img read more

Award-winning winemakers who successfully develop wine tourism – White Cluster 2018

first_imgYesterday, the 7th White Grape Award Ceremony was held at the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel, awards to wineries that successfully develop wine tourism and to individuals whose activities contribute to the development and promotion of wine culture. The award was established in 2012 by the table culture association GET, which promotes eno-gastronomy and the development of eno-gastro tourism. Today, the White Cluster covers the countries of the region, and at the GET conference on eno-gastro tourism, the Regional Trophy Award is given according to the votes of audiences from across the region. Silvija Munda and Tomislav Stiplošek, who founded the GET association and the accompanying Center for the Development of Wine Tourism, have been following the eno-gastro scene of the region in the media for more than ten years. and the print edition. ”Selling on your own doorstep has become a priority for winemakers, wine cellars have become an integral part of the tourist offer and a major factor in tourism in general. Therefore, the mission of this project is to highlight those who work hardest, praise their work and success, give them an incentive to continue, and give everyone else an incentive for extra effort and development of the quality of the overall offer. This applies not only to wineries, but to all those whose activities in any way affect the development and promotion of eno-gastro tourism and table culture.. ”, Explained Tomislav Stiplošek, president of the association.Photo: Marko ColicIn their opinion and experience, more than 500 eno-gastro connoisseurs and travelers, as well as about 1200 other people, voted for the best wineries in terms of tourism this year as well. Within Croatia, the results are divided into 5 regions: Hilly Croatia, Northern and Central Dalmatia, Southern Dalmatia, Istria and Kvarner, and Slavonia and the Danube region. Diplomas were also awarded to wineries from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia. Diplomas for Slovenia were awarded in October at the VinDel Salon in Maribor, and the best Slovenian winery in terms of tourism for 2018 is the Doppler winery.The winners of diplomas and awards are:Bregovita Croatia1) Winery Vuglec breg, Škarićevo – Krapina 2) Kolarić Winery, Hrastje Plešivičko3) Trdenić Winery, PopovačaSouth Dalmatia1) Korta Katarina Winery, Orebic, Peljesac2) Bire Winery, Lumbarda, island of Korcula3) Rizman Winery, Klek (Komarna vineyards)North and Central Dalmatia1) Bibich Winery, Plastovo & Stina Winery, Bol, island of Brac (share first place with identical points)2) PZ MasVin – olive and wine, Polača3) Winery Kraljevski vinogradi, PetrčaneIstria and Kvarner1) Meneghetti Station, Bale2) Damjanic Winery, Fuskulin 3) Kozlović Winery, Momjan Slavonia and Podunavlje1) Belje Winery, Kneževi Vinogradi 2) Ilok Cellars Winery, Ilok 3) Antunović Winery, DaljBest in Croatia in Wine Tourism:1)  Meneghetti Winery, Bale2) Winery Vuglec breg, Škarićevo – Krapina 3) Korta Katarina Winery, OrebicIn addition to the diploma, Stancija Meneghetti also received a valuable crystal vase from the Rogaška Glassworks. Best in Bosnia and Herzegovina in Wine Tourism: Winery Vukoje from Trebinje & Winery Nuić from Ljubuški (winery share first place with identical points)Best in Serbia in Wine Tourism: Zvonko Bogdan Winery from PalićBest in Montenegro in wine tourism: Plantaže Winery from PodgoricaThe best in Macedonia in wine tourism: Chateau Kamnik Winery from SkopjeParticular recognition for extraordinary contributions under development wine cultures: Bornstein Wine Shop and Wine BarParticular recognition for the outstanding contribution to the promotion Wine Tourism: Exotic Wine TravelSpecial recognition for a lifetime, for his exceptional contribution to the promotion of eno-gastronomy this year was posthumously awarded to Darko Baretić, and the award, on behalf of his family, was taken over by his great friend Željko Bročilović CarlosRecognition Good Start for 2018. year received winery Galić from Kutjevo.last_img read more

University to co-host 2015 Special Olympics with UCLA

first_imgFollow us on Twitter @dailytrojan This summer, the USC campus will host all competitive events for the 2014 Special Olympics Southern California Summer Games Invitational from June 6 to 8 including track and field, swimming, basketball, gymnastics and bocce, according to an email from Provost and Senior Vice President Elizabeth Garrett sent on Tuesday.The next year, USC will join UCLA in co-hosting the 2015 Special Olympics, last held in the United States 16 years ago. Sixty-five hundred athletes, 500,000 spectators, 3,000 officials and 18,000 volunteers will join the Los Angeles population for the largest global organized sports and humanitarian event of 2015 from July 25 to Aug. 2. USC will host the track and field, basketball and swimming events.“As the president of the University of Southern California, I want you to know how proud I am that USC and this city will host the 2015 Special Olympics,” USC President C. L. Max Nikias said, according to USC News. “For more than 43 years, the Special Olympics have been a shining symbol of the triumph of the human spirit.”Founded in 1968, the Special Olympics gives opportunities to the disabled to compete in athletic events on a grand scale. The event also brings attention to the mentally disabled. Since its inception, the event has grown from a few hundred to more than 4 million athletes.President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will serve as honorary co-chairs of the 2015 Special Olympics. California Gov. Jerry Brown and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will be honorary hosts.“Michelle and I are so honored to serve as co-chairs of this inspiring event. The Special Olympics honors a tradition that started more than 50 years ago … at Eunice Kennedy Shriver’s house. Today, that simple day camp has grown into one of the biggest sporting competitions in the world for people with intellectual disabilities,” Obama said in a video statement. “The athletes coming to these games represent the grit and determination that’s at the very root of the American spirit.”A complete event calendar for the 2015 games will be published soon, according to Garrett. The 2015 World Games’ Opening Ceremonies will take place nearby the USC campus — at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum -—  on July 25, 2015. Closing Ceremonies will take place at Dodger Stadium.last_img read more