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 residence.pa.gov. For other National Night Out events in your area, visit natw.org.Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolf August 02, 2016center_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

Omeruo suffers fresh injury

first_imgRelatedPosts Omeruo welcomes second child Levante prepare bid for Omeruo Espanyol all but relegated after defeat by visiting Leganes Nigerian international, Kenneth Omeruo, has suffered another injury as Leganes fell at home to Sevilla on Tuesday.The defender, who played for seven minutes, was pulled off for his compatriot, Chidozie Awaziem. Omeruo and Awaziem have since enjoyed central defence pairing despite Leganes battle to avoid relegation in the La Liga.With 25 points from 33 games, Leganes are placed 19th on the log.Elsewhere, Ola Aina played for 70 minutes as Torino succumbed 2-1 to Lazio at home.Lazio are two points adrift league leaders, Juventus.Tags: Chidozie AwaziemKenneth OmeruoLeganeslast_img read more

Ghana beat Benin to boost qualification hopes

first_imgGhana revived their campaign at the 2013 African Youth Championship by beating Benin 1-0 in Ain Temouchent on Tuesday.The Black Satellites won the Group A contest 1-0 to record their first win of the competition ahead of the decisive final group match against hosts, Algeria on Friday.Ebenezer Assifuah’s second half goal separated the West African neighbours.And the goal was the attacker’s second at the competition after scoring in Ghana’s opening game, a 2-1 defeat to Egypt.After countless misses in the first half, the young attacker finally scored when he nodded home a freekick from Moses Odjer.Ghana will play hosts Algeria in their final Group match on in Ain Temouchent. The Black Satellites now have three points and need a win in the final group fixture to advance in the competition.The eight-team finals will see the top four teams qualifying to represent Africa at the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Turkey.last_img read more