Eventually, luminaria supplies became a bit more sophisticated. The people of Mexico and New Mexico began making their Christmas luminaries out of colorful paper bags, which they would illuminate with votive candles. They would poke holes into the colorful bags, creating decorative patterns that glowed more brightly than the rest of the bag..

The first US Weather Bureau Station managed by the Army Signal Service’s on Hatteras Island was established at the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Keeper’s Quarter in 1874; was moved to the Hatteras Life Saving Station in 1880 and later transferred to a Hatteras Village private residence in 1883. On July 1, 1891 the US Weather Bureau was established in the Department of Agriculture by the transfer from the Army Signal Corps, meteorological service. In 1901 the first official building was constructed for the United States Weather Bureau on Hatteras Island.

Was spectacular. Ty was great, Karl said. (Miller) was great in Game 1. The recent use of transoral robotic surgeries are gaining traction for the physicians to remove the tumors due to minimal invasion to conduct the surgery in a precise manner with fewer side effects. In the case of the radiation therapy, few doctors are trying to kill the cancer cells by using proton beam therapy because these cause less damage to the tissues they pass through than the X rays. Hoffmann la Roche AG, Merck Co., Inc., Novartis, Pfizer Inc., Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd and Others..

Webster of San Rafael, Calif.; a daughter, Peggy W. Tomick of Phoenix, Baltimore County; a brother, Richard E. Webster of Timonium; a sister, Mary W. AmericanAirlines Arena sits/stands north of 20,000 people for an NBA Finals game. Deadspin correctly put up a post titled “Hundreds of Heat Fans Leave Game 6 Early; a Nation Laughs” following the game. I’m no mathematician, but let’s say 500 left that would mean 2.5 percent of the people in that arena decided to beat traffic not exactly enough of a number to make a sweeping generalization about a fan base.

Has been a long time coming. The California Coastal Commission voted Friday that City Council approval last month of a subdivision to divide the park into 158 parcels to sell to park dwellers was appealable to the commission. Iseman was one of the state Senate’s four appointees, two of whom must be elected officials.

I am appalled at the actions of five of our City Councilmembers. Last week, one or more city councilmembers broke the law by releasing confidential material to the Beacon. Ignoring this crime, this week five of them instead voted to censure DJ Wilson by passing around a resolution at 11:00 at night!.