In 1964, a freighter capsized off the coast of Kuwait. This caused a bit of a problem, as the ship’s hold had been filled with 5,000 sheep, who were now drowned and decomposing in close proximity to Kuwait’s drinking water. And really, no one wants to drink dead sheep water (well, except maybe the Scots).

Jodi Elliott, pastry chef of Foreign Domestic: There’s no such thing for me. An amazing meal is about not only the food but the experience, the people or person you’re with, the time of year, the location, etc. That’s what makes eating out such a treat and special occasion no matter how casual or fancy.

To accommodate for cranes and other heavy equipment, workers have closed all but the far left lane of Pennsylvania from Maryland past Georgia Street for the rest of this week. May never be like the historic 100th running of the Indy 500 from two years ago where demand for tickets for that race were non stop, but area ticket brokers are confident that their current supply of race day tickets will be gone by the time the green flag falls for this Sunday 102nd running of the Indy 500. Driver fatigue is being listed as the cause of a single car accident on the city south side just before the start of the Monday morning rush hour.

Reached out to [Stairways] for help and they said there was a six month waiting list, Collins said. Was on the phone yelling at some guy saying, I guess I just give birth under a bridge! when I got a Facebook message from Siana saying she wanted to meet me. She picked me up and took me to Denny and said, going to do this; we going to get you into a house.

Under wildflowers and herbs are such plants as jack in the pulpit, large flowered trillium, mayapple, and Japanese knotweed. Deciduous includes forsythia, common lilac, shadbush, red maple and flowering dogwood, and conifers are eastern red cedar and eastern white pine. Volunteers can choose one or many plants to monitor using either the Project’s suggestions or plants of their own choice..

The cost cutting continued in early 2014, when the City Council voted to outsource legal services to a firm following the retirement of City Attorney Lori Barker. By March, an audit of city finances pegged the city net losses at $13.1 million. The city emergency reserves covered about $5.3 million of the deficit, leaving a remaining $7.7 million hole..

A funny thing happened to me on the way to the office this morning. A bunch of orangutans informed me that the UK bank HSBC (one of the world’s largest financial institutions) might be helping an Indonesian palm oil manufacturer deforest large sections of the Indonesian rain forest and add several tons of green house gas CO2 to the atmosphere. And, , by investing in deforestation HSBC is pushing endangered species like the orangutan and Sumatran tigers to the brink of extinction..

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