In a “Covid bulletin” to reps, the NEU on Monday sets out “key demands for all workplaces”. The five demands are risk assessments, an end to work assessments during the pandemic, extra time to plan, prepare and assess students work, and an agreed pay progression. Reps are told to “secure a commitment to automatic pay progression at the end of this academic year.
Now for reasons I might never understand, cymbal companies saw those, thought “hmm, let’s make those sound cleaner” and started producing china cymbals with regularly shaped cups and less rough characteristics. To me they sound too much like ‘clang’ and not enough like ‘kshh’, if you catch my drift. The thinner ones might be cool for stacking, which is hard with a Wuhan because of the cup shape, but generally I think any newer China over 100 is too expensive for what they are (exceptions include swish cymbals that were very popular in big band drumming)..
Highlights: The developer interested in redeveloping 210 S Dickinson has concluded that a smaller building is not financially feasible and is no longer planning to pursue redevelopment at that location. The Council on Tuesday will take up TID 37 funding for affordable housing at 134 S Fair Oaks (the Fair Oaks Nursery site). On Thursday, there will be a City Planning public meeting to discuss local historic district ordinances for the Marquette Bungalow District and the Third Lake Ridge district with city staff and our historic preservation plan consultant.
Is still the only country to successfully land on Mars, beginning with the 1976 Vikings. Two spacecraft are still active on the surface: Curiosity and InSight. Smashed Russian and European spacecraft litter the Martian landscape, meanwhile, along with NASA’s failed Mars Polar Lander from 1999.
University Drive and 8550 Stirling Road, both in Davie; 2500 W. Broward Blvd. In Fort Lauderdale; 301 S. It was not our intention to put you in that political position with the Republicans.” On Friday, DeRosa attempted to clarify her remarks, saying that she was simply “explaining that when we received the DOJ inquiry, we needed to temporarily set aside the Legislature’s request to deal with the federal request first.” “We informed the houses of this at the time,” DeRosa said in a statement. “We were comprehensive and transparent in our responses to the DOJ, and then had to immediately focus our resources on the second wave and vaccine rollout.” However, a bipartisan group of New York lawmakers is already calling for a thorough investigation of the matter, and some have called for Cuomo to be criminally prosecuted. Some Democrats have specifically urged the legislature to reconsider allowing Cuomo’s emergency powers, granted to him in March.