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The annual International St. Patrick’s Day parade was once again a great success with huge crowds turning out to view it. In April, Jimmy McCarthy received the Freedom of Macroom. House for An Art LoverCompetition Entry, 1901 Mackintosh Margaret completed a portfolio of designs for a competition set up by a German design magazine. The theme was to design “a grand house in a thoroughly modern style.” Unfortunately, because their submission was late they were disqualified. In spite of this the designs were awarded a special prize for “their pronounced personal quality, their novel and austere form and the uniform configuration of interior and exterior.” Still, actual construction of the house didn’t commence until almost one hundred years later and was finally completed in the mid 1990’s..
Another study on 100 heart attack victims showed that their cholesterol levels were similar to those of the controlled group. This means that LDL cholesterol level is not a good predictor of heart attacks. A better predictor is actually the hsCRP (high sensitivity C reactive protein), which is a marker for inflammation.
RHP Rhiner Cruz has been placed on the 10 day disabled list with a right groin strain. LHP Tim Mayza has been recalled from Buffalo The usually mild mannered Tim Leiper, the Jays first base coach, was tossed from the game before the start of the eighth inning by first base umpire Bill Welke, something to do with the umpiring crew notifying Seunghwan Oh translator, Eugene Koo, that he can remain on the mound with Oh only if the manager is still there. Leiper tossed some equipment on to the field after being given the heave ho..
Kerala: Christmas is celebrated with a lot of vigour in the state. Shops and houses are decorated with lights and illuminated paper stars, and the nativity of Christ is depicted everywhere. For Christians, this is a time for family gatherings. A Crimean Tatar man prays at a mosque in Bakhchysarai, Ukraine, Monday, March 10, 2014. The arrival of Russian troops in Crimea has opened old wounds among the Crimean Tatars, who once again fear they will be unwelcome in their homeland. This time, however, some are organizing community watch patrols to protect their families and homes in what they still consider part of Ukraine.
Pioneering Immunotherapy Targeting Elusive Cancer Cells In ChildrenThe “remarkably successful” CAR T cell therapy is giving new hope to the sickest cancer patients. Now, Stanford experts are focusing on advancing its use and broadening its benefits. To Undergo Bloodless Open Heart SurgeryPhysicians at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford have performed open heart surgery without a blood transfusion for the smallest infant ever to undergo such a procedure in North America..