Governor and First Lady Wolf to Host National Night Out Event At PA Governor’s Residence

first_imgGovernor and First Lady Wolf to Host National Night Out Event At PA Governor’s Residence Governor’s Residence,  Press Release,  PSA Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf will host the second annual National Night Out event at the Pennsylvania Governor’s Residence today, Tuesday, August 2. The event will run from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. and will proceed rain or shine. The Governor and First Lady will greet visitors at the event.“Now, more than ever, it is crucial that we build positive relationships between our tremendous Pennsylvania communities and those in law enforcement who work tirelessly to keep us safe,” said the Governor and First Lady. “We are excited to host the second National Night Out event at the Pennsylvania Governor’s Residence and hope that it can help to build these important relationships. National Night Out is a wonderful opportunity for the Governor’s Residence to serve as an open, community space for everyone to enjoy. We are thankful to the Pennsylvania State Police and Capitol Police for being a part of this event and we hope many of our neighbors and community members will be able to attend.”Visitors will have the opportunity to visit with Pennsylvania State Police Mounted Patrol, K-9 Unit and explore a State Police patrol car. They will also be able to explore a full-sized Capital Area Transit bus that will be on hand for tours and a “touch and feel” station provided by Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Martial Arts Master Vergara will provide martial arts demonstrations at 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Pennsylvania Office of Administration’s Next Generation Taskforce will facilitate games and  temporary tattoos for kids and additional activities and educational information will be provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region, YWCA Greater Harrisburg, WITF, Capital Area Girls on the Run, American Red Cross of Central PA, and American Cancer Society.The Residence will serve light refreshments and will be open for tours of its gardens.The Governor’s Residence is located at 2035 North Front Street in Harrisburg.  Parking is available along 2nd Street and in the private lot at the corner of 2nd and Maclay Streets. Guests should enter the Residence grounds through the 2nd Street gates.  No large bags, totes or purses will be permitted, and some security measures will be in place.National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community relationships in order to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. It is held annually on the first Tuesday of August in thousands of communities across all 50 states, according to the National Association of Town Watch.For more information on the Governor’s Residence, visit For other National Night Out events in your area, visit Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: August 02, 2016center_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

Mac Cardona arrested for stabbing former live-in partner

first_imgVolcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames READ: Cardona makes PBA return with GlobalPort: ‘I feel like a rookie again’The basketball player, whose real name is Mark Reynan Mikesell Cardona, was detained at the Makati City Police Station facing charges of attempted homicide and violation of Republic Act No. 9262, or the Anti-Violence Against Women and Their Children Act of 2004.This is not the first time that Cardona was accused of domestic violence. In 2016, Jackes also filed cases for domestic violence against Cardona, leaving with her their two children.READ: NLEX asks for privacy for Cardona after pill overdoseIn August 2016, Cardona was rushed to a Las Piñas hospital in an attempted suicide after overdosing on his medication drugs, photos of which he had posted on social media.He later revealed in a TV interview in 2017 that he had b een diagnosed with bipolar disorder and depression.In February 2018, Cardona was charged with estafa for allegedy selling a stolen sports utility vehicle, which has been alerted to the Philippine National Police – Highway Patrol Group, for P300,000.Called “Captain Hook” for his effective teardrop shots in the court, Cardona has played for a couple of teams in the Philippine Basketball Association since 2005. His last known stint was in Global Port Batang Pier last year.He is currently part of the San Juan Knights team of the regional basketball league, Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League. /atmSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Macklin vows to get into better shape after Magnolia loses in debut LATEST STORIES Monsey stabbing witness says he ‘threw coffee table’ at suspect PLAY LIST 02:34Monsey stabbing witness says he ‘threw coffee table’ at suspect00:50Trending Articles02:44Gatchalian wants arrest for residents returning to Taal danger zones02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Published: 11:03 p.m., May 5, 2018 | Updated: 8:19 p.m., May 6, 2018ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View comments Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident MOST READ ‘Stop romanticizing Pinoy resilience’ Professional basketball player Mac Mac Cordona was arrested after stabbing his former live-in partner while “high on drugs” in her Makati City condominium early on Saturday.According to a police report, Bianca Nicole Jackes, the former live-in partner of Cardona, was treated at Makati Medical Center for a stab wound in her left arm.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownOn her Instagram account, the 25-year-old Filipino-Australian said she was thankful that she was only hurt, but “it has done a lot of damage to my nerves, muscles.”Jackes belied earlier reports, saying that no argument ensued between her and Cardona, and that he was “high on drugs” when he attacked her. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast She said the 37-year-old Cardona went to her condominium unit on Malugay Street in Barangay San Antonio, around 5 a.m. on Saturday, after being separated for two years.“He just showed up where I was staying with my two kids, and attacked me with a knife and stabbed me,” Jackes narrated.“[He] went there high on drugs, and trying to get back with me, but I refused,” she added.Jackes said she tried to calm Cardona down. “I didn’t even yell after getting stabbed because I didn’t want to wake up the kids.”She then went all by herself to the hospital by hailing a cab.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more

Why is Zlatan Ibrahimovic not playing for Sweden at the World Cup?

first_img Ibra is Sweden’s all-time leading scorer Also eligible to represent Bosnia and Croatia, Ibrahimovic briefly retired in 2009 after Sweden failed to reach the 2010 World Cup.He came back to the side as joint-captain the following August and went on to bag twice at Euro 2012.His last goal in the yellow of Sweden was against Denmark on 17 November, 2015.When do they face England in World Cup quarter-final?Ibrahimovic may not be there, but Sweden haven’t looked like they’ve missed him in Russia.After qualifying from a tough group, they saw off Switzerland in the last-16 and will now face England.The match will take place on Saturday, July 7 in Samara, with kick-off at 3pm UK time.talkSPORT will bring you live commentary of England’s World Cup quarter-final clash with Sweden Why is Zlatan Ibrahimovic not playing for Sweden?The striker decided to retire from international football following Euro 2016.There were whispers he may decide to come back for this summer’s World Cup, but those were put to bed by the man himself.He is Sweden’s all-time record goalscorer, who during an illustrious international career, notched 62 goals in 116 games, having made his debut back in 2001. The Swede netted an incredible goal against England in 2012 Getty 2 2 Getty Sweden have been superb in what is their first World Cup campaign for 12 years.But Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the team’s greatest ever scorer, has been watching from the sofa as his countrymen set up a quarter-final showdown with England, which is live on talkSPORT here.last_img read more