Monthly Archives: April 2022

Pay and Park Tender at Khandeshwar, Mansarovar Stns | News from Navi Mumbai

Navi Mumbai: Cidco has launched two separate tenders for payment and parking at the suburban stations of Khandeshwar and Mansarovar. In the absence of a parking space, vehicle owners must park on the roads. They are frequently sanctioned by the traffic police, because Cidco develops buildings of the PMAY scheme in the parking lots of […]

Driver fined £1,000 for common driving error

A DRIVER has been slapped with a £1,000 fine after parking in zigzag lines and contesting the ticket in court. The motorist appeared in Warrington Magistrates’ Court earlier this week after angrily objecting to the fixed fine notice issued in December. 1 The driver received the fine after parking on the white linesCredit: Alamy Lymm […]

Tesco, Sainsburys and Morrisons scam warning as bank reimburses robbery victim | United Kingdom | News

The seven-year-old grandmother has finally received the sum – and an additional £150 in compensation from the TSB – but she remains wary of supermarkets and wants big business to help their customers. The pensioner said: “As these big supermarkets, like Sainsbury’s and Morrisons too, are making so much money, they should be doing more […]

Proposed Northriver Commons would add new restaurants and community space

TUSCALOOSA, AL — A new mixed-use development is being considered by the City of Tuscaloosa for North of the Black Warrior River that would merge a community-oriented apartment complex with numerous restaurants just off New Watermelon Road. The red arrow marks the location of the proposed mixed-use development Spaces Management CEO and owner Andy Turner […]

Editorial, 4/28: Give Food Truck Owners Every Chance to Succeed | Editorial

Star Review Editorial Board The food truck industry has proven itself as a culinary testing ground for countless chefs around the world, including Lincoln. In recent years, Muchachos and Mary Ellen’s – among others – established their brands and built customer loyalty with food trucks before opening equally popular brick-and-mortar restaurants. Food trucks embody an […]

Hotel checking ibis budget Auckland Airport

With the welcome increase in overseas flights reconnecting New Zealand with the world, Auckland Airport is fully embracing our new era of travel, with a palpable sense of excitement and jet-set verve returning to its terminals. As Kiwis begin to spread their wings again, demand for overnight airport accommodation is also waking up, as many […]

If Electric Cars Are So Great, We Shouldn’t Need Warrants – Complete Colorado – Page Two

The minimum distance between the Earth and the Moon is 225,623 miles. I know this because my 1998 Honda Civic recently hit that mileage. I nicknamed the car “Luna”. But I do know that in a few years, Luna will make her last ride into the sunset. So what? I like electric vehicles. I might […]

CP&DR News Briefs April 26, 2022: Cities Sued Over Housing Items; Burbank SB 35 skirts; Joshua Tree remains unprotected; and more

Group of real estate agents sues six cities over unapproved housing items Californians for Homeownership, a nonprofit tied to the California Association of Realtors, sued six cities in Los Angeles and Orange counties for failing to meet an Oct. 15 deadline to approve housing items that describe how they will meet housing needs over the […]

Pointe-Claire divided following the exclusion of the Fairview parking lot from the zoning freeze

Divisions are deepening in Pointe-Claire after city council voted to exclude the Cadillac Fairview shopping center parking project from a development freeze. The real estate development company wants to build three 27-storey towers near the new REM station. Building on a 900-car parking lot was prohibited until this week, when council voted to overturn that […]

Guyana: Two men found dead in hotel parking lot – Jamaica Observer

The bodies of the two men were found in a hotel parking lot (Photo courtesy of NEWS Source) GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) – Police in Guyana have confirmed that the bodies of two men, including an American Airlines flight attendant, were found in a car parked at the capital‘s Marriott Hotel early Saturday morning. Authorities said […]

East Idaho Eats: The best jams, jellies and foods baked with jelly are in Grandma’s pantry

POCATELLO — When asked where his food truck’s name came from, Brian Zenger replied, “Where did you always go as a kid to get the best food?” With this, Grandma’s Pantry was born. But even before they served their signature “grilled cheeses,” Brian and his wife Kimberly were selling homemade jams and jellies — specializing […]

Doctor’s office begins issuing fines to people using their parking lot illegally

A doctor’s office in Plymouth has installed automatic cameras in its car park – and people are already starting to be fined for misuse. Knowle House Surgery, in Meavy Way, installed the cameras in its parking lot at the end of March. The decision was made after health chiefs were inundated with complaints from patients […]

Northland News in Brief: Whangārei Free Parking Nears Completion; night closures on busy roads in Kerikeri

Time is almost up for free parking in downtown Whangārei. Photo / Michael Cunningham Whangārei District Council’s six-week free parking lot in the city center ends on Tuesday. Free council-provided parking began on March 14 to help revive the central business district as Covid kept customers at bay. Parking is free at all council off-street […]

How to Travel on a Budget Amid Inflation

Rent a holiday home Strong demand for short-term rentals has driven prices up. Rentals rose 27% at Hawaii Life, a brokerage service with 320 rentals across the Hawaiian Islands, averaging $490 per night. HomeToGo.com, a rental company, said the average price of a unit in the United States was up about 10% from 2019. Some […]

Construction to begin this summer on 16-story life sciences facility in Fulton Market

FULTON MARKET – Construction of a 16-story life sciences facility will begin this summer at Fulton Market. The building is expected to be completed in 2024, and it will be the first of its kind dedicated to Chicago’s life sciences and biotechnology industry, according to a press release. It will sit on 1.5 acres of […]

Keisha Lance Bottoms Refused Service: Time to Admit Restaurants Have a Racist Dress Code Problem

Over the weekend, Keisha Lance Bottoms, the former mayor of Atlanta, fired a one sentence tweet punctuated with a shrug emoji: “I just got turned away at @CapitalGrille at Perimeter Mall because I have leggings on.” Commenters, including Atlanta news anchor Kristin Holloway, quickly responded with dress code screenshots posted on the upscale steakhouse chain’s […]

Potential new car park to serve Peterborough University development and the public

Planning permission has been filed for a temporary car park in Peterborough for customers of the Vivacity Regional Fitness and Indoor Swimming Centre. The proposed car park would allow for the next phase and development of Peterborough University. Peterborough City Council is looking to provide parking in an open space south of Bishop’s Road adjacent […]

Reopened Mansfield multi-storey car park offers free parking until Saturday

The giveaway comes as the facility reopens after a full renovation — with all 352 extra-wide spaces and improved natural lighting and ventilation. A stone’s throw from the Four Seasons Shopping Center and the Place du Marché, the car park is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday to Saturday. Future parking charges will […]

Trio of Range Rover drivers exposed on Facebook for poor parking across Teesside

Nothing causes more outrage on the roads than poor parking. From cars parked illegally in disabled bays to vehicles mounted on curbs, road users are infuriated by the exploits of bad drivers. But angry and frustrated motorists are getting their revenge – shaming those who posted terrible parking on the streets of Teesside. The Sh*t […]

Milton rolls back additions to church code after legality issues

A mayoral veto and legality questions left Milton’s church code where it was seven months ago: non-existent. Milton City Council voted April 4 to uphold Mayor Shanna Styron-Sherrell’s veto of her previous approval of a code review for churches. The council passed the 5-1 order on March 21. The bill limited the size of religious […]

Suspected kidnapping: a man arrested in the parking lot of a shopping center

Bizarre details have emerged about a man who allegedly posed as a learner driver as part of an attempted kidnapping. A man posed as a learner driver and allegedly forced his instructor at knifepoint to drive him to a Brisbane shopping center in a failed kidnapping attempt. A 24-year-old Sunnybank Hills man will appear in […]

Mandatory evacuations ordered for residents near ‘37E’ wildfire that has burned 300 acres north of Lyon – CBS Denver

LARIMER COUNTY, Colorado (CBS4)– Mandatory evacuations were ordered Friday afternoon for residents of the Blue Mountain area near where the 37E wildfire was burning. The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office tweeted about the fire at 4 p.m. (credit: CBS) It was nearly 4 hours later when the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on the […]

Ban on giving lei at high school graduation? Maui students question new restriction

Baldwin High School’s pre-pandemic graduation ceremony is pictured. PC: Courtesy of Taija Hara A long-standing tradition in Hawai’i, the awarding of lei upon high school graduation has been banned – at least temporarily – at Baldwin High School. BHS Director Keoni Wilhelm issued a letter to parents and senior guardians on Tuesday stating that “no […]

Mum’s warning to Trafford Center shoppers ahead of Bank Holiday weekend after ‘scary’ car park ordeal

A mother has issued a warning to shoppers at Trafford Center ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend after what she described as a ‘scary’ incident in the car park. Heather Dunn, 39, drove to the mall around 7 p.m. Tuesday and pulled into a parking spot. She said as she did so, she noticed another […]

White Plains Senior Living Community Waterstone of Westchester opens

Waterstone from the Westchester Dining Room “We are thrilled to open one of Westchester County’s premier independent living facilities, Waterstone of Westchester,” said Joanna Cormac Burt, Chief Operating Officer of Epoch Senior Living. WHITE PLAINS, NY (PRWEB) April 13, 2022 After nearly two years of construction, the Waterstone of Westchester upscale seniors’ residence is […]

Tradie leaves a note about car from ‘selfish’ Bunnings buyer in Balgowlah

A merchant’s note to a Bunnings shopper who parked in the wrong bay got a lot of attention after it was shared with a local Facebook group. A “tradie” note to a “selfish” Bunnings buyer has been hailed online. Another customer had spotted a Mazda CX5 hatchback parked in the wrong place at the retailer’s […]

Global Coin Dispensing Market Report 2022 by Top Manufacturers are Royal Sovereign, Cassida, Holenburg, YOLCAR – Instant Interview

marketandresearch.biz worked with a simple and error-free report. From 2022 to 2028, our specialists have strived to give the best and the best achievable system structure overall Global coin dispenser market. Raw numbers on market items are displayed in the outline area. It further talks about the activity of the overall ATM market along with […]

Why ‘tight’ and ‘passionate’ Wellow is one of the best places to live

Wellow has been applauded as one of the best places in the UK to settle in 2022. Our beautiful village has seen some of the strongest competitors in the South West – like Frome, Bruton and Bath – come out on top. In a ‘best places’ guide compiled by The Sunday Times, ‘small and quaint’ […]

Road closures in Pietermaritzburg for Zuma trial

Former President Jacob Zuma at the Pietermaritzburg High Court. Photo: FILE Roads near Pietermaritzburg High Court will be closed or inaccessible to the public when the trial of former President Jacob Zuma resumes on Monday, April 11. Msunduzi’s traffic management plan says the affected roads would be closed from Monday 6 a.m. until Thursday April […]

Ryanair customer warned after being caught out by ‘illegal’ parking at Newcastle airport

A Tyneside holidaymaker was left in dire straits when he turned up at Newcastle Airport ready to fly to Spain. Despite having purchased his airport parking a few days earlier with Ryanair, John Paton and his wife, Sheila, were greeted with puzzled faces instead of the Looking4Parking meet and greet service he had paid for. […]

Small businesses hope downtown foot traffic will return soon

With news that downtown employees would be returning, Satiya Amporful moved her Gaviidae Commons clothing and cultural goods store from the ground floor to a larger space at airway level to capture more traffic. While the store has seen 40% more business year-to-date, that’s not enough to get there, she said. The problem, said Amporful […]

Marin IJ Readers’ Forum April 9, 2022 – Marin Independent Journal

Demand a commitment to renewable energy In a letter to the editor published March 28, Todd P. Silverstein promoted the topic of natural gas restriction. His claims contradicted a previously published California Voice comment by Lance Christensen of the California Policy Center (“Restricting natural gas across state a Recipe for blackouts,” March 20). Silverstein believes […]

Huge new multi-storey car park at Royal Derby Hospital gets green light

Councilors have given the go-ahead for the construction of a massive new multi-storey car park at the Royal Derby Hospital. Members of Derby City Council’s Planning Control Committee voted on a recommendation to approve plans for the 875-space car park at a meeting on Thursday evening. The new car park, mainly for visitors and patients, […]

DOJ and Port of Edmonds Resolve Complaint of Americans with Disabilities Act Violations | USAO-WDWA

Seattle – The U.S. Department of Justice and the Port of Edmonds, Washington have resolved a complaint that the port violated the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) when it altered the port’s marina parking lot and did not has not provided suitable accessible parking spaces, announced U.S. Attorney Nick Brown. As part of the settlement, […]

Making Lifestyle Changes for an Ideal Body Weight

By Pritika Bedi New Delhi, April 7 (IANSlife): While everyone wishes to have an ideal body weight and a healthy body, this is one of the tasks that requires the most practice. Establishing a foundation for ideal body weight requires successfully maintaining a healthy, calorie-controlled diet combined with adequate physical activity that must be […]

Metro and City Revive talk about using part of the expo center parking lot as a car camping site

Metro and City of Portland elected officials are calling an emergency meeting on April 18 to discuss using part of the Expo Center parking lot as a permitted camping site for people living in their vehicles. It’s a resumption of a year-long conversation that disintegrated last fall after the two governments could not agree on […]

Glasgow planners reject offer to turn Finneston flats into short-term holiday rentals

Glasgow planners reject offer to turn Finneston flats into short-term holiday rentals A bid to turn 42 residential flats in Finnieston into short-term holiday rentals has been rejected by Glasgow City Council Planning Commission. A request to use the properties as short term serviced apartments at Minerva Way was described as “appalling” with councilors saying […]

Cambridge City Council recommends eliminating minimum parking requirements for developers | News

A Cambridge City Council committee unanimously recommended a policy ordinance eliminating minimum requirements for off-street parking for new developments at a virtual meeting on Tuesday afternoon. Under Cambridge’s current zoning code, developers must construct at least one off-street parking space for every unit in a new residential building, with slightly different requirements for non-residential development. […]

Housing for the Powell-Poage-Hamilton district before the municipal council | Government and politics

Some housing projects for the Powell-Poage-Hamilton neighborhood will be presented to La Crosse City Council this month, along with other nearby projects. The city’s plan commission gave its approval to a number of developments on Monday night, which will be presented to the Judiciary and Administrative Committee on Tuesday and to council next week. One […]

A man used a slingshot to fire ball bearings from the roof of the Hougang HDB car park, damaging flat windows

SINGAPORE — When Chan Fan Kheow became interested in slingshots, he tried to hone his skills by shooting lead shot and metal ball bearings at plastic bottles on the roof of a multi-storey car park in Hougang. However, sometimes the bottles were completely missing and the projectiles would hit the windows of neighboring Housing and […]

Is curbside pickup a viable business model? – RetailWire

April 04, 2022 The startup Fresh Street has open Chicago’s first curbside pickup grocery store with the promise of saving shoppers time and money. “My family and I have experienced the frustrations and inconveniences that plague today’s online grocery options,” Fresh Street CEO Mike Sayles said in a statement. The first location, measuring 10,000 square […]

Initial construction of the Hillman Annapolis garage begins today; garage will remain open until General Assembly adjourns – Baltimore Sun

Preliminary work to rebuild the Noah Hillman Garage will begin today, with workers erecting a construction fence and carrying out other preparations ahead of full demolition later this month. The garage will remain open until the adjournment of the Maryland General Assembly on April 11, the city announced. “We are thrilled to begin this landmark […]

Governor Lee is offering $725,700 to help River City purchase state-owned easements near the Tennessee River

NASHVILLE — Governor Bill Lee has included a $725,700 grant to help Chattanooga officials secure downtown Tennessee Riverfront property, seen as key to building on the area’s past successes, promoting a further development and attracting more people to the thriving region. The grant is a one-time component of a $2.66 billion amendment the governor unveiled […]

Interior design approval for the Donjons et Dragons du Léman museum | Local News

Visitors to the Cité du Léman will soon be able to spend the night at the Dungeons & Dragons-themed museum. Members of the Lake Geneva City Council unanimously approved a conditional use permit on March 28 to allow the second floor of the Dungeon Hobby Shop Museum, 723 Williams St., to operate as a commercial […]

Valencia makes electric vehicles mandatory only in a zero emission zone

In a surprising move, the Santa Clarita City Council voted 4-1 to declare Valencia’s boundaries a Zero Emissions Zone (ZEZ), becoming the first city to do so in the United States. “We are the leader of what will become a new national policy,” said Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste. “Oxford, England, has become the first […]

Royal Mail sorting office in Ashford could get parking spaces as petition reaches 3,000 signatures

A council leader says he is confident a compromise can be found after a petition to install three short-term parking spaces outside the Ashford sorting office gained strong public support. More than 3,000 people have signed the petition as residents have long called for a solution to parking problems outside the Royal Mail site at […]