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Unofficial Canvass Summary Report for 2020 Primary Election now available

first_img Unofficial Canvass Summary Report for 2020 Primary Election now available4,263 (25.71%) of 16,579 registered voters cast ballots; COVID-19 affects turnoutApril 30, 2020Mark CarpenterNews, Top Stories0 PreviousDefying the odds, for two local seniors graduation is ‘essential’NextBengals release quarterback Andy Dalton Around the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterThis Weird Method Can Restore Your Vision Naturally (Watch)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Mark Tolle Teresa Diane WardLarry HellerBy Austin Rust-On March 16, Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH, issued a public health order to close polling locations in Ohio on Tuesday, March 17, to avoid harmful spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Absentee ballots requested for this election date were collected and sealed, per directives from Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose.In Ohio House Bill 197, passed into law on March 27 by Governor Mike DeWine, election provisions extended the period for absentee voting by mail in the March 17, 2020 Primary Election until 7:30 p.m. on April 28, 2020, allowing electors who were registered to vote by the Feb. 18, 2020 deadline and had not already voted in this election to cast their ballots. On Election Day, limited in-person voting was available to individuals with qualifying disabilities or who could not receive mail. Local unofficial results for this election (tabulated from absentee ballots cast March 17 and April 28) are now available at the Adams County Board of Elections.Adams County Board of Elections Director Stephanie Lewis explained that the official canvass, which will include provisional ballots into the results, begins May 11 in Adams County. “What we have left (to count) is just outstanding absentee ballots that are postmarked from April 27, and we also have provisional ballots that will be reviewed then,” said Director Lewis.When asked if she thought changes to the procedure in this election (i.e., limited in-person voting and required absentee voting by mail) had affected voter turnout, Director Lewis replied: “For a presidential primary, I think the number’s pretty low. In the 2016 presidential primary election, I think our total voter turnout was maybe just under 7,600, so (at 4,263 ballots cast this year) it’s quite a difference this time around.”According to official results, there were 16,370 residents of Adams County registered to vote in the 2016 Primary Election; with 7,600 votes, about ~46% of registered voters cast their ballots in 2016. In comparison, there were 16,579 residents of Adams County registered to vote in the 2020 Primary Election, and 4,263 (~25%) cast their ballots.In terms of collecting and counting ballots this year, Director Lewis explained that: “The biggest difference is that we didn’t have polling locations across the county, which would normally have to bring in USB drives filled with data. Basically, our Board processed and scanned all day long, and when the state closed polls, we were able to go ahead and start that tabulation process, so it did speed that process up. There was just a lot more handling of the mail ballots. I think the Board ended up having to work about three days trying to get all of the ballots opened up, scanned, and ready for election night.” Director Lewis added that volunteer poll workers were not used in this process, and Adams County Board of Election staff were able to handle the work required.Director Lewis concluded: “I don’t know about results, but I do think the changes in procedure for this election affected overall turnout. A lot of people didn’t want to go through the process of requesting a form, then filling that out to request a ballot, so I think that did prevent a lot of people from voting this time around because a lot of them are used to just going to the polls, walking in, and being done; this procedure was a little bit lengthier – it took a little bit longer to do – and we had several that didn’t meet the deadlines because they didn’t know the process. It’s not a new process. We’ve always done absentee voting by mail like this, but with it just being absentee only, I think that was a big change for people. The ones who do absentee voting by mail really like it, but there are others who just haven’t had any experience with voting that way.”The local Unofficial Canvass Summary Report for the 2020 Primary Election states that:In Adams County, 857 (56.27%) of 1,523 Democratic Party-registered voters cast their ballots in the Democratic Party Presidential Primary. Candidate Joseph R. Biden, Jr. received 620 votes, at roughly 72% of the total; Bernie Sanders received 108 votes; Michael R. Bloomberg received 33 votes; Elizabeth Warren received 21 votes; and Pete Buttigieg received 10 votes.In Adams County, 3,400 (63.06%) of 5,392 Republican Party-registered voters cast their ballots in the Republican Party Presidential Primary. The sole candidate, incumbent President Donald J. Trump, received 3,102 votes, with 3,055 votes for Ohio 2nd Congressional District delegates.In the U.S. Representative for Ohio’s 2nd Congressional District race, Democratic Party candidate Jaime M. Castle (D) received 646 votes. Incumbent U.S. Representative Brad Wenstrup (R) received 3,042 votes, and H. Robert Harris (R) received 193 votes.In the State Senator for Ohio’s 14th State Senate District race, Demoratic Party candidate Ryan Ottney (D) received 660 votes. Incumbent State Senator Terry Johnson (R) received 2,894 votes, and David Uible (R) received 283 votes.In this Primary Election, no valid petition was filed by a Democratic Party-registered candidate for the Adams County Commissioner term ending January 2, 2021. According to the unofficial canvass summary report, incumbent Adams County Commissioner Teresa Diane Ward received 1,682 votes, and challenger Dane R. Clark received 1,611 votes. The final (official) count of all provisional and outstanding absentee ballots will determine who has won the election.Adams County Commissioner Teresa Diane Ward has not released a statement on the election results at this time, due to the above circumstances, and awaits the official canvass results.Candidate for Adams County Commissioner Dane R. Clark provided the following statement: “Our entire campaign team ran a great race. I can’t thank the group that supported me and all of the voters enough. I think we had a good platform for the county. Now, we have just got to gather around. We’ve got to forget each others’ agendas, and get behind this – we’ve got to rally Adams County. The clock is ticking. We’ve got to turn Adams County around and make things happen.”When asked if he thought changes to this year’s voting procedures had affected election results, Clark explained: “I don’t think it was good fortune, but I can’t say that it was bad. I will say that for voters at large, the absentee ballot route, with no in-person voting, was probably not the best thing that ever happened. It’s what it was, (but) let’s just hope it doesn’t happen anymore.”In this Primary Election, no valid petition was filed by a Democratic Party-registered candidate for the Adams County Commissioner term ending January 3, 2021. According to the unofficial canvass summary report, incumbent Adams County Commissioner Barbara Moore received 2,157 votes, and challenger Troy L. Dotson received 1,148 votes.Adams County Commissioner Barbara Moore provided the following statement:“I am grateful for the opportunity to continue my service as County Commissioner to the people of Adams County. Adams County faces some challenges but we also have tremendous opportunities. I’ll continue my work standing up for local families and work hard to make a difference. Thanks to the voters that made this victory possible.”In the race for Adams County Clerk of Courts, no valid petition was filed by a Democratic Party registered candidate for the position. Incumbent Adams County Clerk of Courts Larry Heller (R) received 1,932 votes. Challenger Holly Johnson (R) received 783 votes, and challenger Helen Cluxton Williams (R) received 569 votes.Candidate for Adams County Clerk of Courts Holly Johnson issued the following statement to the Defender:“I want to thank all of you that supported and voted for me during this primary election. The citizens of Adams County have always been an inspiration to me that fuels my passion for our county. I will continue to serve you with heart, integrity and vigor. Congratulations, Larry Heller!“Do I think if the election would have happened in March would things be different? We cannot change the outcome. But we can be thankful for the journey and prepare for the future.”Candidate for Adams County Clerk of Courts Helen Cluxton Williams provided this statement:“I would like to thank all my supporters for their votes and help with my campaign. This was my first time running for office, and while there were a few negative points, overall I enjoyed the experience and enjoyed meeting some very good people.”“One negative point in particular, was the amount of money some campaigns spend here at local level. I spent very conservatively and I believe there should be a spending cap on any campaign to level the playing field for people who don’t have $10,000 or more to spend on a primary election. I will be contacting our legislators about this issue.”When asked if she thought changes to this year’s voting procedures had affected election results, Williams explained her concerns regarding the shift to required mail-in (or absentee) voting:“I am concerned about the mail-in voting process. While those who are familiar with the absentee voting process would find it easy, those who have never done it before were frustrated and confused. I spoke with a few voters who tried mail-in voting for the first time. They thought their ballots were on the way because they went to the Ohio Secretary of State website and completed a registration form. These requests were only for the registration forms, not the actual ballot, and those requests were completed online on and before April 15, but they did not receive the form until late or some not at all. Another voter never received a ballot because of an error on his registration form. While I do agree that there needs to be rules regarding the registration forms and absentee voting, this is an example of a voter who did not have the opportunity to vote because in-person voting would have avoided this issue. Other voters who did not receive ballots went to the election office to vote in person, but because of the new mail in voting rules, they were informed there was no in-person voting. Again, these are issues that need to be brought to the attention of our legislators. Overall, I am sure the turnout was influenced by the threat of the virus, many are concerned about their health, employment, and businesses so voting was not at the top of their priorities during this time.”In the race for the position of Adams County Recorder, incumbent Recorder Mark A. Tolle (D) received 772 votes, and challenger Chris Moore (R) received 2,425 votes.Candidate for Adams County Recorder Chris Moore provided the following statement:“I am very excited with the support of my candidacy for County Recorder in this primary election. The results clearly show a desire for a new generation of leadership in the County Recorder’s office and I represent the conservative values that Adams County residents deserve. Over the coming months, I’ll be talking to voters one on one about the changes I plan to make in the office and how we can better serve the people of Adams County.”In the village of West Union, a proposed tax levy to fund firefighting and emergency medical services (EMS) at a rate of 3.5 mills for a duration of five years was put to a vote, but did not pass. Of 445 total votes cast, 154 were for (in support of) the levy, and 264 were against the levy.To view the complete unofficial results of the 2020 Primary Election in Adams County, complete with vote counts, visit the Adams County Board of Elections’ website. 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Innovative Energy Systems’ Landfill l Gas Plants

first_img Previous articlePE Volume 109 Issue 6Next articlePower generation GT market to top $118bn through 2014 chloecox Facebook Optimizing Plant Performance: The April POWERGEN+ series activates today IES also practices preventive maintenance. The LFG plant personnel perform oil changes and engine tune-ups every 1,800 hours. If operational records indicate that any engine part has shown considerable wear, a maintenance schedule is set up to replace the part and send it to the shop for rebuild prior to failure. Candidate parts include the engine water pumps, waste gates, after-cooler cores and engine starters. Twitter Innovative Energy Systems’ Landfill l Gas Plants By chloecox – Ex-New York power market CEO named interim ERCOT CEO 6.1.2005 “Each of the landfills where our plants are located are permitted for at least 18 more years of waste delivery and will operate for another 20 years after that,” said Peter Zeliff, IES president and CEO. “For 2004, we had an online availability of 99.2 percent and a capacity factor of 96 percent. Our average cost to produce power was 2.1 cents/kWh.” All the IES plants function as merchant facilities and sell into the day-ahead wholesale energy market. In 2005, IES is selling 12 MW into the NEPOOL market. The rest of the production is sold into NYISO. As a qualifying renewable energy facility, IES generates renewable energy credits (RECs) that investor-owned utilities can purchase to meet renewable production obligations. The majority of IES’ RECs are under contract to Massachusetts and Connecticut utility companies, but an excess typically exists, which IES now sells into New York. “We were the first to move energy across New York State and into an adjacent control area,” said Zeliff. “No one had done this before, so it took some time to wade through all the red tape. For 2005, however, all of our excess RECs are contracted into NEPOOL.” IES has worked with Conservation Services Group to facilitate the REC trades. CSG identified partners, worked with the state and the Independent System Operator to handle imports, and resolved regulatory and legal issues so IES could enhance the value of their assets.  IES has come a long way. Its first plant, Seneca Energy, was developed as a PURPA facility, with the energy sold at the utility’s avoided cost (an average of 2.2 cents/kWh). In 2004, IES’ three plants averaged 4.9 cents/kWh for the energy sold into the wholesale market and another 4.8 cents/kWh for the RECs. Twitter Facebook Because of the variability in landfill gas quality, gas clean-up is a top priority. “Most LFG plants use air over-coolers and coalescing filters to remove water and acids from the gas,” said Zeliff. “We clean the gas using a proprietary low-pressure refrigeration and absorption process that has enabled us to achieve double the engine life between major overhauls compared with the industry average.” A key challenge at LFG plants is dealing with siloxanes in the landfill gas. Siloxanes are gaseous silicone compounds that can form silicone deposits in the combustion cylinder. Catalytic converters can’t be used in LFG applications because the silicone in the exhaust will coat the catalyst material within 24 hours, rendering it useless. Tight control of the air-to-fuel ratio, therefore, is essential in keeping emissions below regulated levels. IES has developed an automatic air-to-fuel ratio controller that maintains a lean combustion environment, ensuring emission compliance. The controller also enables IES to compensate for the varying heat content of the landfill gas, which can fluctuate between 350 Btu/ft3 and 600 Btu/ft3. O&M Click here to enlarge image The Seneca Energy II landfill gas plant in Waterloo, N.Y., houses 14 Caterpillar 3516 engines. Linkedin The IES landfill plants are staffed eight hours per day. The computer system controls the plants when staff is not present and alerts staff if a problem arises when unmanned. All IES personnel are trained to operate the power plant and also to monitor and adjust the landfill gas collection system. If the oxygen content of the landfill gas begins to rise in a particular well, for example, air is likely being drawn into that well, which could lead to spontaneous combustion. The operators monitor the gas collection system using a handheld gas analyzer and adjusting throttling valves at the well-heads. Linkedin IES currently operates three LFG plants in New York. Seneca Energy II, which came online in March 1996, houses 14 Caterpillar 3516 engines and is rated at 11.2 MW. Model City Energy, online in June 2001, houses seven Caterpillar 3516 engines and is rated at 5.6 MW. The Ontario County facility, online in August 2003, houses seven Caterpillar 3516 engines and is rated at 5.6 MW. Expansions in 2005 at Seneca Energy and Model City will add four Caterpillar 3520 engines to each location, raising capacity by 4.8 MW. Two new sites in Rodman and Cohoes, N.Y., will add another 4.8 MW each. Only the Model City facility operates in cogeneration mode – a greenhouse receives 31 MMBtu/hr of hot water – but greenhouses are slated for development at the remaining LFG facilities in 2006 and 2007. “Our biggest challenge today is keeping up with the markets for the commodities sold from the power plants,” said Zeliff. “The wholesale market under deregulation is in its early stages and the market is changing on a daily basis. Being able to stay one step ahead of the market has become a full time job in itself. The REC market will be around for a while, but the prices received for RECs will drop dramatically over time. We built the company without any assumed REC income, so we know we can operate in a market with energy sales only.” p RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR There are nearly 400 landfill gas (LFG) power plants in operation in the United States, with nearly 100 more at some stage of development or construction. Innovative Energy Systems (IES), an LFG facility owner and operator based in Oakfield, N.Y., is on the leading edge of LFG commercialization and is taking advantage of emerging renewable energy credit markets to further enhance profitability. Vistra: Texas freeze caused $1.6B negative cash flow impact TAGSNYISOPE Volume 109 Issue 6 No posts to displaylast_img read more

E.ON gets green light for Spanish acquisitions

first_img Facebook E.ON is seeking to acquire control of Viesgo and Endesa Europa, and of certain minor activities of Endesa in Spain. Viesgo is the Spanish subsidiary of Italy’s Enel, which is active in the generation, distribution and supply of electricity in Spain. Endesa Europa, meanwhile, is a subsidiary of Spanish energy firm Endesa that comprises Endesa’s European activities outside Spain, particularly in France, Italy, Turkey and Poland. Linkedin Through the proposed transaction, E.ON also intends to acquire a certain number of Endesa’s electricity assets in Spain, including drawing rights over 450 MW of nuclear-generated electricity under a 10-year supply agreement, three power plants with a combined installed capacity of approximately 1475 MW and a combined cycle gas turbine plant currently under development with a planned capacity of 800 MW TAGSEnel 8.7.2007 Uzbekistan 1.5-GW gas-fired plant orders 2 M701JAC turbines Kiewit close to completing 625-MW Hill Top CCGT plant in PA E.ON does not carry out activities in Spain, where Viesgo is active and where the Endesa businesses are located. Therefore, the only overlap would occur between the Endesa businesses and Viesgo on the market for electricity generation and wholesale. Linkedin 7 August 2007 – The European Commission has approved E.ON’s acquisition of Spanish company Viesgo, which is currently controlled by Enel, and certain activities currently belonging to Endesa. After examining the operation, the commission concluded that the proposed transaction would not significantly impede effective competition in the European Economic Area or any substantial part of it. Facebook GasCombined Cycle The proposed transaction would also lead to the creation of some vertical relationships in France, Italy and Poland, where Endesa Europa has generation assets and E.ON has gas retail supply activities. However, in light of E.ON’s negligible market shares in these three member states, the proposed transaction is not likely to have anti-competitive effects at a vertical level, the commission concluded. E.ON gets green light for Spanish acquisitions No posts to display Twitter The commission’s examination of the proposed takeover confirmed that the parties have limited overlapping activities in the electricity markets in France, Italy, Germany and Poland. The proposed transaction is not likely to create competitive concerns in any of these countries as the combined entity would have very limited market shares and would face competition from other significant players. Previous articleInternational Power buys 648 MW Trinergy portfolio for $2.5 bnNext articleBolivia issues threat to Iberdrola, Red Electrica chloecox RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By chloecox – EDF Energy selling sole UK gas-fired power station to investment firm Twitter However, in light of the parties’ limited market share on this market, the presence of other significant players such as Endesa (which, despite the sale of the Endesa businesses remains a strong player) and Iberdrola, and the fact that the sale of the Endesa businesses would reduce the current level of concentration (mainly between Endesa and Iberdrola) in generation capacity in Spain, the proposed transaction would raise no competition concerns in this market.last_img read more

Stadium Jumping and Wellington Equestrian Partners Reach Agreement

first_img Email* Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. SIGN UP More from Horse Sport:Christilot Boylen Retires From Team SportAfter an exemplary career as one of Canada’s top Dressage riders, seven-time Olympian Christilot Boylen has announced her retirement from team competition.2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair CancelledFor only the second time in its history, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled but plans are being made for some virtual competitions.Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Statement on 2020 EventAs the Province of Ontario starts to reopen, The Royal’s Board and staff will adhere to all recommendations put forward by government and health officials.Government Financial Assistance for Ontario FarmersOntario Equestrian has recently released this update of several financial assistance packages available, including those for farm business. Wellington, FL – Wellington Equestrian Partners (WEP) and Stadium Jumping, Inc. (SJI) announced today that an agreement has been reached that ensures the National Horse Show and Winter Equestrian Festival will remain at its existing location. This latest agreement was approved unanimously by WEP partners and Stadium Jumping’s Board of Directors. The transaction officially closed on Monday, November 19.As part of the agreement, all of SJI’s Wellington licenses for horse show dates issued by the U.S. Equestrian Federation (USEF) have been transferred into a new subsidiary named  Equestrian Show Holdings, LLC (ESH), that is 100 percent wholly owned by WEP.This transfer has been approved by the United States Equestrian Federation.“The United States Equestrian Federation congratulates Wellington Equestrian Partners and Stadium Jumping, Inc. for this historic agreement. The USEF license agreements with Stadium Jumping will be transferred to the new entity subsequent to the closing,” said John Long, President and Chief Executive Officer of the United States Equestrian Federation.”The board of directors of the newly created ESH to maintain the licenses includes Eugene R. Mische as honorary chairman, Mark J. Bellissimo, WEP managing partner, S. Craig Lindner, Co-President of American Financial Group, Roger Smith, a financier and investor, Jeremy Jacobs, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Delaware North Companies and Louis Jacobs, Executive Vice President of Delaware North.In addition, three outside directors, to be mutually agreed between WEP and SJI, will be appointed to the ESH board. Further, Mische and Michael J. Morrissey, current SJI Chief Operating Officer, will remain as consultants to the new entity for three years to ensure a smooth transition.A new company called Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP), also a wholly-owned subsidiary of WEP, will be the operating company responsible for managing all of WEP’s equestrian events in Wellington.All lawsuits filed by both parties will be dismissed.As part of the plan to create a world-class equestrian corridor, substantial capital improvements are already underway at the stadium and the showgrounds that have been the longtime home of the Winter Equestrian Festival. The new stadium and showgrounds have been renamed Palm Beach International Equestrian Center. WEP acquired both properties in September. The combined PBIEC showgrounds cover more than 150 acres including 57 acres at the stadium.Bellissimo said that improvement to the showgrounds will accelerate with this agreement and include elevating the quality of footing in competition arena, better spectator facilities and parking, internal traffic circulation for horses, golf carts and pedestrians, as well as major improvements for dressage competitions.The Wellington show dates comprise 10 hunter-jumper and four dressage competition dates that span four months from September through March. Included are the National Horse Show, Dressage at the Nationals, the Christmas Show and the complete Wellington hunter-jumper and dressage calendar of the Winter Equestrian Festival that is highlighted by the jumping Nations Cup, three World Cup qualifiers, the Global Champions Tour and a Dressage CDI.SJI also agreed to the upgrade of two competitions held at the neighboring Littlewood Farms shows–Littlewood Spring 2 and Spring 3–from “C” to “AA” that will have the effect of extending the Wellington winter circuit from the end of November to the end of March.WEP will actively solicit input from trainers, owners, and exhibitors to create an overall strategy for the expanded show schedule.In addition, all money paid in advance by exhibitors for stabling and other services will be honored.SJI will continue to own and operate shows outside of the Palm Beach area including Tampa, Charlotte, Lake Placid, NY and the American Gold Cup in Cleveland, Ohio. SJI’s Tampa schedule will be expanded to three weeks from two weeks and include the Budweiser American Invitational. Horse Sport Enewslast_img read more

Young Horse Jumper Development Series at Summer Classic

first_imgSix-Year-Old DivisionHorse Owner Rider1. Grand Finale 3E KingRidge Stables Roberto Teran2. Candide v/h Kastanjehof Mark Hayes Hyde Moffatt3. VDL Viper H* Michelle Vandal Michelle Vandal4. Grand Slam 3E KingRidge Stables Roberto Teran5. Rimrock Elizabeth Bates Hyde Moffatt Palgrave, Ontario – The third event in the 2008 Canadian Young Horse Development Series took place during the Summer Classic horse show held June 11-15 at the Caledon Equestrian Park in Palgrave, ON.In the Seven and Eight-Year-Old Division, it was the Canadian-bred entry of Executive Privilege 3E that emerged victorious for owner KingRidge Stables of King City, ON. Piloted by Canadian Equestrian Team veteran Hugh Graham, Executive Privilege 3E was one of eight entries to successfully negotiate the first round course and advance to the jump-off where he was again clear in the fastest time, 42.10 seconds. A registered Canadian Sport Horse, the eight-year-old Executive Privilege 3E is by the KingRidge stallion, Class Action, out of Galaxy 3E by Aerobic Z.With a jump-off time of 44.87 seconds, Sacramento Van’t Paradijs was the runner-up under Chris Sorensen. Owned by WEE Enterprises, Sacramento Van’t Paradijs is registered with the Anglo European studbook. His sire is the registered Anglo European stallion, Surreilist Van’t Paradys, while his dam, Uricke Vant Paradys, is by the Holsteiner sire, Landetto.Hyde Moffatt had the fastest time in the jump-off, 40.27 seconds, but a rail down at the second to last fence cost him the win with Naphea de Coilly, a seven-year-old selle francais owned by Mark Hayes. Bred in Normandy, France, Naphea de Coilly is by the current World Champion horse, Cumano, out of the selle francais mare Diana du Bois by Page de Paulstra.KingRidge was in the winner’s circle yet again at the conclusion of the Six-Year-Old Division. Nine horses advanced to the jump-off with eight posting double clear efforts, making time the deciding factor. As the final jump-off challenger, Colombia’s Roberto Teran was not afraid to turn on the speed, posting the only sub-30 second time. With a winning time of 29.53 seconds, Teran secured the win for owner and breeder KingRidge Stables. Grand Finale 3E is a Canadian Sport Horse mare by Jamestown, out of Black Diamond by the famous international show jumping stallion, Chin Chin.With a clear jump-off time of 30.19 seconds, Hyde Moffatt took second place riding Candide van het Kastanjehof for owner Mark Hayes. The pair had won the opening event of the Series, but settled for second in both the second and third events. A Belgian Warmblood gelding, Candide van het Kastanjehof is by Thunder van de Zuuthoeve out of Revelerie et Kastanjehof by Quito de Baussy.Yet another former winner, Michelle Vandal and VDL Viper H who had claimed victory in the Fox Run Spring Horse Show II on May 25, placed third this time out after completing the jump-off in 30.57 seconds. Bred by Hogendoorn and owned by Vandal, VDL Viper H is a grey Canadian Sport Horse by Corland out of Fanieta by Ahorn.In the Five-Year-Old Division, another Canadian-bred entry led the pack. This time, the winner was Lexx, bred and owned by North Ridge, the stable of two-time Olympian Jay Hayes. The Canadian Warmblood is by Lux Z out of a Pilot dam. Having jumped a clear round under Johan Letimonier, Lexx received the day’s highest style score to earn the victory.The Quebec-owned entry of Dubai van de Vogelzang took second position for South Shore Farms. Having competed in the four-year-old national championships in Belgium, Dubai van de Vogelzang is continuing his show jumping career in Canada and was shown in Palgrave by Martien van der Hoeven. Featuring all Belgian breeding, Dubai van de Vogelzang is by Lambada out of a Querelle dam.KingRidge once again figured in the Five-Year-Old Division with its homebred entry of Holy Smoke 3E. Shown by Hugh Graham, Holy Smoke 3E is a Canadian Sport Horse by Jamestown out of Galaxy 3E by Aerobic.Having placed second the last time out, Lino claimed the Four-Year-Old victory in Palgrave. Owned by Ottawa Southway Inn Group and shown by Allison Zlepnig, Lino is an Oldenburg by Lordanos out of a Pablo dam. The pair jumped clear and received a style score of 31 to give them the winning score of 81 points.Peter Gisborn took second and third place in the final standings with two Canadian-bred entries. The second-placed Infinity was bred by Mill Creek Stables of Cambridge, ON, and owned by Nadia and Allan McConnell. The Canadian Warmblood is by the famous sire Indoctro out of Charley’s Angel by the Hannoverian stallion Rio Grande. Third place went to Cassius Clay, bred by Grande Farms of Orangeville, ON, and owned by Lyda Bostock. Cassius Clay is by Catrick II out of First Class by For Pleasure. Canadian Young Horse Jumper Development Series – Summer Classic, Palgrave, ON Email* SIGN UP Horse Sport Enews We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! Seven and Eight-Year-Old DivisionHorse Owner Rider1. Executive Privilege 3E* KingRidge Stables Hugh Graham2. Sacramento Van’t Paradijs WEE Enterprises Chris Sorensen3. Naphea de Coilly Mark Hayes Hyde Moffatt4. Fifth Estate 3E* KingRidge Stables Hugh Graham5. For Rosa’s Pleasure* Sher-Al Farms Juan Ortiz Five-Year-Old DivisionHorse Owner Rider1. Lexx* North Ridge Johan Letimonier2. Dubai van de Vogelzang South Shore Farms Martien van der Hoeven3. Holy Smoke 3E* KingRidge Stables Hugh Graham4. Willis Melissa Brown Melissa Brown5. Heads Up 3E* KingRidge Stables Roberto Teran The purpose of the Canadian Young Horse Jumper Development Series is to encourage the development of young show jumping talent and to give Canadian breeders additional incentives to breed superior show jumping prospects. Competing on a level playing field, the horses are divided according to age and jump at a level suited to their development. This careful development allows the horses to gain valuable experience and advance to the higher levels of show jumping competition with confidence. The Canadian Young Horse Jumper Development Series also gives prospective buyers for the hunter and jumper markets an opportunity to view a large group of prospects in a competition setting.The 2008 Canadian Young Horse Jumper Development Series is truly national in scope with competitions being held from coast to coast. A total of 12 events will be held in Quebec, eight in Ontario, two in Alberta and five in British Columbia, including the Western Canadian Finals which will take place at Thunderbird Show Park in Langley, BC, from August 20-24.The Ontario Championships, Eastern Canadian Finals and National Young Horse Finals will feature $75,000 in prize money and will be held at CSI-W Tournament of Champions from September 17-21 in Palgrave, Ontario.Proud supporters of the Canadian Young Horse Jumper Development Series include Jump Canada, the Ontario Hunter Jumper Association, Cavalor Canada, Gary Cooper, Dutch Masters Construction Services Ltd., 4-Star Trailers, Horse Sport, Martha Jolicoeur, KingRidge Stables, Dr. Alan Manning, Mill Creek Stables, Peter Miller, Preston Sand and Gravel, Scotia McLeod, Sher-Al Farms, and W. Charlot Farms.For more information, please visit the Canadian Young Horse Jumper Development Series website at More from Horse Sport:Christilot Boylen Retires From Team SportAfter an exemplary career as one of Canada’s top Dressage riders, seven-time Olympian Christilot Boylen has announced her retirement from team competition.2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair CancelledFor only the second time in its history, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled but plans are being made for some virtual competitions.Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Statement on 2020 EventAs the Province of Ontario starts to reopen, The Royal’s Board and staff will adhere to all recommendations put forward by government and health officials.Government Financial Assistance for Ontario FarmersOntario Equestrian has recently released this update of several financial assistance packages available, including those for farm business. Four-Year-Old DivisionHorse Owner Rider1. Lino Ottawa Southway Inn Group Allison Zlepnig2. Infinity* Nadia and Allan McConnell Peter Gisborn3. Cassius Clay* Lyda Bostock Peter Gisborn4. Ruby Tuesday* Mill Creek Stables Carly Campbell Cooper5. Commander II* Grande Farms Vivian MillardNOTE – The star * beside a horse’s name denotes that it is Canadian-bred.last_img read more

Associate Vice President for University Development and Campaign Director

first_imgThe Aspen Leadership Group is proud to partner with Mary BaldwinUniversity in the search for an Associate Vice President forUniversity Development and Campaign Director.The Associate Vice President will work in close partnership withthe Vice President for University Advancement to build a highlyfunctioning major gifts team at the university, provide strategicdirection in support of the university’s comprehensive campaign,lead the Advancement Services unit, and partner closely withcolleagues in Alumni Engagement to achieve fundraising andengagement goals. The Associate Vice President will have theopportunity to increase staffing and build a best practiceadvancement unit encompassing fundraising and campaignmanagement.Founded in 1842, Mary Baldwin University is a small, coeducationaluniversity offering a range of degree programs from bachelor todoctoral. It serves a growing student population on its main campusin Staunton, Virginia; at its nearby health sciences campus inAugusta County; and online. Two hours from the nation’s capital,located on the western edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains in thepicturesque and historic Shenandoah Valley, the university’s maincampus is on 58 hilltop acres and opens onto downtown Staunton,regularly named one of the best small towns in America. MaryBaldwin University has been named a Best Regional University in theSouth by U.S. News & World Report for 2019. MaryBaldwin earned recognitions as Best College for Veterans, RegionalUniversities South (21st); Best Value Schools, RegionalUniversities South (7th); and Best Ethnic Diversity, RegionalUniversities South. Mary Baldwin also earned a place on the BestRegional College 2019 list by The Princeton Review.Mary Baldwin University is a diverse community, providing a richarray of resources and experiences to all constituencies of theuniversity. The community of Mary Baldwin University strives tocelebrate humanity in all its wondrous and complex variation.Because it values diversity, it is the mission of the university tosustain a community where all may flourish, and embrace sharedexperiences and differences. To this end, all are treated withrespect and compassion.A bachelor’s degree is required for this position as is at leastfive years of fundraising experience at the major gift level aswell as director-level experience or equivalent management of amajor gift team or program.Candidates desiring a remote appointment will be considered,although preference will be given to candidates who are willing(post-COVID) to work and reside in the Staunton area.All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter and résumé.Cover letters should be responsive to the mission of Mary BaldwinUniversity – to prepare confident practitioners who apply solidacademic knowledge, strong leadership skills, and compassion forothers to serve learners in diverse communities –  as well asthe responsibilities and qualifications as stated in theprospectus.last_img read more

LNH: Dunkerque and Saint Raphael for EHF CL spot

first_imgShareTweetShareShareEmailCommentsMontpellier and PSG Handball will fight for the French title in the next six matches, but also very interesting will be the race for the EHF CL spot – third place between US Dunkerque and Saint Raphael…Results – Round 21 12.Toulouse215412602:60314 ShareTweetShareShareEmail 14.Istres212217547:6576 STANDINGS: Recommended for you 13.Selestat215016553:64210 2.Paris SG201613663:52033 10.Creteil207310560:57717 11.Nimes206311571:59215 4.Dunkerque211407544:52428 Nantes24 – 28Tremblay 6.Nantes211029579:56522 Aix33 – 27Selestat 1.Montpellier201721619:52536 9.Aix217311590:61517 Related Items:French handball Toulouse27 – 28St. Raphael HBC Nantes shocked by Fenix Toulouse – Montpellier save point in Istres Istres26 – 34Chambery Savoie 7.Tremblay219210587:59720 8.Cesson Rennes218310523:54419 1 Comment France with no more than 5.000 fans until end of October Cesson Rennes21 – 22Dunkerque 5.Chambery Savoie211218558:55125 Pingback: VIDEO: Amazing goal by Aix’s Vladica Stojanovic | Handball Planet 3.St. Raphael211326642:62628 1 Comment The end of French Cup and amateur leagues Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.Comment Name Email Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.last_img read more

Israel: Rishon LeZion still yellow

first_imgShareTweetShareShareEmail In the next matchday: Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin – H.C Ness Ziona, Hapoel Ashdod – SGS Ramat Hasharon, Ironi Rehovot – Hapoel Ramat Gan, H.C Beer Sheba – Hapoel Rishon LeZion, H.C Ness Ziona – Bnei Herzliya. Maccabi Rishon LeZion beat Hapoel Kiryat Ono 26:38 already on February 18th.STANDING: 6.Nes Tziona199010562:55718 Pingback: Israel: Rishon LeZion still yellow — Sport Land 11.Hapoel Kiriyat205015522:60510 8.MK Beer Sheva198011505:55516 5.Maccabi Avishai Motzkin19919534:57519 Hapoel started the match very well with a good performance by Pedja Dejanovic who led the reds to 6:3 in the 10th minute. In the next minute, Hapoel’s defensive player, Ido Lavie, got a direct red card but the momentum continued to 7:3. Dejanovic continued with his great match and in the attacking side, the nationals, Yuval Gerera and Oz Hamami, led Hapoel to 14:10 in the half time. Recommended for you 3.Hapoel Le Zion191216537:49125 4.Ramat Hasharon181116575:51323 The 19th matchday started with the match between the Hapoel Ramat Gan from the last place and the surprising promoters H.C Beer Sheba. 10 goals by Steffan Ciric and another 9 from Milos Bujisic helped Beer Sheba to win 31:25. Hapoel Kiryat Ono got a 3 points advantage on Ramat Gan with 26:22 on H.C Ness Ziona. In other matches: After their loss in the cup final, H.C Holon came to the league with great performance. They host Hapoel Ashdod from the 2nd place and beat them 37:31. Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin got another important win, 34:29 on Bnei Herzliya and SGS Ramat Hasharon beat Ironi Rehovot 37:30. Dan Tepper came from the cup holders bench and helped Maccabi comeback to 16:14 in the 38th minute. Ivan Karacic took control on both sides and made 17:16 in the 40th minute. Maccabi’s first lead 17:18 came from Vladi Kofman in the 45th minute. Yirmi Sidi made it 17:19 and Hapoel without high quality foreign attacking player looked ineffective. Maccabi continued with the great second half performance and won 23:29. 7.Bnei Herzliya19739598:64017 1 Comment 10.Rehovot196112521:56313 2.Hapoel Ashdod191414567:49829 ShareTweetShareShareEmailCommentsWritten by Dean Shmuel Elmas 1 Comment Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.Comment Name Email Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. 12.Hapoel Ramat Gan193115486:5727 The Israeli Handball League came back after the Cup final with the most glorious Handball match: The Rishon LeZion Grand Derby. ISRAEL 2018/2019: Dramatic handball Friday Israel: The playoffs started without surprises 1.Maccabi Le Zion191810663:49637 Dramatic Handball weekend in Israel. Related Items:Israeli handball 9.MK Holon196211565:57014last_img read more

Ty Dillon: Team owner put neck ‘out on the chopping board’ for me

first_imgLONG POND, Pa. – Ty Dillon was still smiling as he walked into the Pocono Raceway media center early Friday morning.The good vibes come after a near-miss winning in the Dover, Delaware, race last Sunday. Dillon led 27 laps – his previous best this season was three laps out front at Talladega (Alabama). And he held the point with 40 laps remaining before pit stop strategy mixed up the lineup and a massive pileup in overtime sealed his fate – a 14th-place finish.“We come down pit road and my pit crew brings us out first,” Dillon, 25, recalled. “That was pretty cool.  That was a really big win for them to beat a team that has won seven championships with a driver [Jimmie Johnson] who is the best there is here in NASCAR.  To come off pit road first for a team like ours at Germain Racing was huge. That was just big enough.“I just watched my brother (Ausin Dillon) win one (at Charlotte) on fuel mileage.  So, I was thinking, ‘Let’s back-to-back this thing, it could happen.’”RELATED: Ty Dillon: ‘We can run up front with the big boys’And while things are going well for the Sunoco Rookie of the Year candidate Dillon in the present, there remain questions about his Cup future – primarily, will he join his brother Austin at his grandfather, Richard Childress’ team in 2018?“You know that is not anything I’m prepared to talk about right now,” Dillon said. “My main focus is on Germain Racing. That is where I’m at and you know they have done a lot for me. … It’s definitely not my focus right now. I feel like now, I’ve gotten to where I want to be in the Cup Series and wherever my career goes from here it will go, but right now I’m focused on racing the No. 13 car for Germain Racing.”Dillon specifically reiterated his loyalty and gratitude to team owner Bob Germain.“Bob took a big chance on me,” Dillon said. “So, he is somebody that means a lot to me and this opportunity means a lot to me. So, that is special to me. When somebody puts their neck out on the chopping board for you, you always respect him.”Dillon looked confident and sounded optimistic on stage discussing his recent good fortune. He remains hopeful to be a part of the Sunoco Rookie of the Year championship mix and is ranked third among the five rookie candidates.Joe Gibbs Racing driver Daniel Suarez leads Furniture Row Racing’s Erik Jones, 147-130 in the rookie standings. Dillon is on Jones’ heels with 126 points. Corey LaJoie (98) and Gray Gaulding (94) round out the class.“I think we just had to prove it to ourselves and prove it to other people that we were a strong team,” Dillon said. “We did that for sure. We got out front, led quite a few laps, probably more than anybody imagined we would.”last_img read more

Happy Birthday, Duane Allman: Butch Trucks, Jaimoe, More Reflect On His Legacy [Videos]

first_imgButch Trucks Reflects On Duane Allman’s Lifelong Influence[Video: Music Masters Collective]Rest in Peace, Duane (and Butch).[Originally published 11/20/16] Today (November 19th) would have been the 74th birthday of late guitarist Duane Allman.With only 24 years of life, Duane Allman contributed a legacy beyond just co-founding the Allman Brothers Band. A true pioneer of slide guitar, and an avid session musician for many (including Aretha Franklin, Wilson Pickett, Otis Rush, Eric Clapton, and countless others), Duane was taken too soon in a motorcycle accident nearly fifty years ago.From Muscle Shoals to Capricorn Records, the southern-rock guitar hero brought his southern rock roots to the R&B scene on recordings like Wilson Pickett’s version of ‘Hey Jude’, Boz Scaggs’ ‘Loan Me A Dime’, and, most-notably, lays down the illustrious final solo in Derek and The Dominos ‘Layla’. No one played guitar like “Skydog” did.“He has had probably the greatest impact on my life of anyone I have ever known,” former ABB bandmate Butch Trucks told Live For Live Music in a 2015 interview. “Have you heard the story about the day he reached into me and turned me on? If it wasn’t for that moment of epiphany I would have spent my life teaching math in some high school. That’s ok, but I’ll take the life I’ve had any day. Duane was the type of person who, once you met him, changed you for the better. I’ve never met anyone so powerful and positive. I still, after 45 years, have dreams that I run into him somewhere. There is a piece of me that will never let him go.”Related: Duane Allman’s 1957 Gibson Les Paul Played On “Layla” Sells For $1.25 Million At AuctionIn memory of Duane Allman, hear some of these great stories on how he affected the lives of many…Jaimoe, Tommy Talton, & Scott Boyer Wish Duane Allman A Happy Birthday[Video: The Big House Museum]Dickey Betts on Duane Allman[Video: Devon Strolovitch]Muscle Shoals Session Drummers Roger Hawkins & David Hood Describe Duane Allman’s Early Days[Video: LuckieVideos] Boz Scaggs Talks Beginning Of The Allman Brothers Band[Video: moogisvideo]last_img read more