"I am pleased that Ms. Flaherty has accepted the appointment to be Arlington's next Police Chief," Chapdelaine said in a statement. "She has served the Arlington community, and the department, under a philosophy of community policing that encourages procedural justice and citizen participation in solving problems of crime, fear of crime and quality of life issues. After a rigorous selection process, that included many community groups, and three excellent candidates, I have every confidence she will continue to lead the department and serve the community with distinction." … [Read more...] about Arlington Makes It Official: Juliann Flaherty Named Police Chief
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"Safety has come a long way in this sport," four-time NASCAR champion and Fox NASCAR announcer Jeff Gordon said Monday after Newman was taken to the hospital. "But sometimes we are reminded that it is a very dangerous sport. Our thoughts and prayers right now are with Ryan Newman and his family." … [Read more...] about A NASCAR driver survived a horrifying crash. Here are the safety measures that may have helped
It could be ‘advantage smaller banks’ with the government proposing higher insurance cover for depositors and a number of mutual funds taking a hit due to defaults and downgrades in the past couple of years. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her second Budget proposed to raise the insurance cover on bank deposits to Rs 5 lakh from Rs 1 lakh at present. This may not augment deposits for big banks that are already safe, but smaller lenders may see more seekers for their fixed deposit products. “Small banks always offered higher rates, but people were worried about putting money there because their business risks were less known. Now, with a higher insurance cover, small bank deposits will turn attractive,” said Vidya Bala, co-founder of PrimeInvestor.in. This could potentially eat into the pie of inflows to debt mutual funds which compete for depositors money. That, too, when a number of mutual fund schemes have taken a hit due to corporate defaults and … [Read more...] about Will better safety help smaller banks wean depositors away from MFs?
An obsession took hold, and Panitchpakdi began driving from San Jose to Oakland several times a week to take hip-hop classes from anyone she could. “Dance felt natural, organic,” she says. “Everything about it felt like this was where I was supposed to be.” She met her business partner, fellow hip-hop dancer Daniel Kang, and the two began dancing with a few friends; the group coalesced into the Groove Against the Machine dance team in 2007. Panitchpakdi started to teach and choreograph, and she and Kang found an affordable space and opened In the Groove Studios in 2011. Today, the studio holds over 25 classes each week, taught by a variety of Bay Area dancers, and hosts four dance teams. … [Read more...] about At In the Groove, one Oakland hip-hop dancer makes a living from the rhythm
The Market Podcast | Why Airtel rose despite AGR setback and what to do with DMart, Yes Bank and IRCTC DMart operator Avenue Supermarts' promoters may approve OFS worth Rs 3,500cr DMart owner Avenue Supermarts launches mega QIP to trim promoter stake … [Read more...] about India’s richest CEO: Avenue Supermarts’ Ignatius Navil Noronha has net worth of Rs 3,128cr