After Superstorm Sandy, the Jones Inlet breakwater was severely damaged and the navigational light, located at the end of the breakwater, was washed out to sea. This has created an extremely hazardous passage for boats, especially at night or in rough, foggy conditions. Fishermen and boaters continue to use this inlet every which connects the Atlantic Ocean with various Long Island south shore inland communities..
Less than two weeks ago, GM caught some people by surprise with its pledge to make the vast majority of the vehicles it produces electric by 2035. Amid growing calls for action on climate change, some argue it has the potential to be transformative. And for the North American energy sector, particularly oil and gasoline producers, understanding the implications of the electric vehicle (EV) push just became that much more urgent.
To address these issues, 104 male adolescents participated in this study. They were equally divided in two groups, problem gamblers and non problem gamblers, based on South Oaks Gambling Screen Revised for Adolescents scores. All participants performed the Iowa Gambling Task and completed the Gambling Related Cognitions Scale and the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test.
The Emancipation Proclamation had little impact on the Texans due to the minimal number of Union troops to enforce the new Executive Order. However, with the surrender of General Lee in April of 1865, and the arrival of General Granger’s regiment, the forces were finally strong enough to influence and overcome the resistance. From Fountain of Life Church to Penn Park, on the south side.
As it got warmer, I then went to our club to have lunch, hang by the pool, and walk on the beach. It felt amazing to just sit in a lounge chair for a few minutes with my mind clear, sipping on a cold drink, and watching the ocean waves. I came home with a bit of a burnt chest and face, but that ok: I needsome color..
Don get burned by your shades specialist27 Dec, 2013 04:30 PM2 minutes to readThe biggest mistake people make when they buy sunglasses is thinking all dark, tinted glasses give UV protection. Photo / ThinkstockNZ HeraldDon’t be fooled into buying those cheap tinted sunglasses from the petrol station or dairy this summer if you wear them out in the sun, there’s a chance you may do more damage to your eyes than if you don’t wear them at all.OPSM national eyecare manager Matt Whiting an optometrist himself who is in charge of OPSM’s New Zealand optometrists said the biggest mistake people made when they bought sunglasses was thinking that all dark, tinted glasses gave UV protection.”There’s a difference between tint and UV protection,” Mr Whiting said. “If you’ve got a tinted pair of sunglasses that don’t have 100 per cent UV protection, the tint will cause your pupils to increase in size.”So what will happen is that more UV light will go into the eyes because of the increase in tint so you’ll do yourself more UV damage rather than less.”Mr Whiting says you get what you pay for.An optometrist’s opinion was important if you were serious about eye protection, he said.