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Lunneys in the News

I haven’t posted any “News” items since May.  Several people have complained that the links to Skydrive were not working properly; so from now on, I will post the “News” items directly into the blog, avoiding the Skydrive issues.  Here are the “News” summaries from May through November 2012 (click on the story titles to link to the full news articles):

Lunneys in the News

5/02/2012

Space gala crowd of 900 toasts Mike Coats Your Houston News Tom Stafford, Eileen Collins, Glynn Lunney, Tommy Holloway, Mike Griffin and Chris Kraft.]]> Michael Griffin, Kennedy Space Center Director Bob Cabana and former Director Bill Parsons, JSC Deputy Director Ellen Ochoa, Associate Directors Milt Heflin

John Glenn to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom Fox News The Apollo 13 Mission Control team, led by Sig Sjoberg, Glynn Lunney, Milt Windler, Gerry Griffin and Gene Kranz, as well as former Johnson Space Center director George Abbey, were also among those recognized by President Richard Nixon with the

Across the Pond | A roundup of UK comics news Comic Book Resources including Sean Azzopardi (Necessary Monsters), Darryl Cunningham (Psychiatric Tales), Joe Decie (Accidental Salad), Tom Gauld (Goliath), Lizz Lunney (Depressed Cat: Nine Miserable Lives) and Luke Pearson (Hilda and the Midnight Giant).

5/04/2012

NORTHEAST INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL Scranton Times-Tribune Mia LaTorre, Kalinda Leggieri, Randy Lesh, Christopher Lewis, James Lewis, Justine Lishman, Maura Lunney, Shaemus Lunney, Brian Maguire, Javid Mammadli, Anthony Mandile IV, Corey Manley, Dylan Marr, Emily Massari, Desiree McCabe, Emilee McDermott,

5/07/2012

No. 2 Le Moyne Downs No. 6 Merrimack for NE-10 Crown LaxPower The Warriors ended a scoreless drought of 33:01 at the 7:38 mark of the third quarter as Corey Lunney netted his 45th goal of the season. Prevost got the goal back one and one-half minutes later by sneaking the ball inside the right post from the right

Grieving Radford mum: My kind boy lightened the darkest days This is Nottingham AT just 12 years old, Dylan-Oliver Lunney had already become “more of a gentleman” than most men. The Year 7 pupil took care of his younger brother and always put other people’s needs before his own. His mum Rouée Lunney said that his death on April 12

Merrimack lacrosse loses in NE-10 championship Eagle Tribune Corey Lunney, Greg Fallon, Kyle Guilbert and DJ Brown each scored one goal for Merrimack (13-3), which trailed 6-3 heading into the final period. Joe Mantoni gave up just one run and struck out nine batters in six innings, but Merrimack baseball lost

5/08/2012

Man caught secretly filming boss in toilet ABC Online Magistrate Graeme Lunney said it was an extremely personal breach of a relationship between two people who had worked together for several years and the consequences for the victim had been very serious. But the magistrate said he did accept that Chu

Public servant toilet spy receives community service The Canberra Times Special Magistrate Graeme Lunney in March found Chu guilty of the principle offence, ruling his intentions were clear. “It was an offence for which he made a number of preparations in advance,” he said yesterday. “And, in doing so, it must have been

5/10/2012

Softball: Falcons soar past Telstar Chicago Tribune “I’m pleased overall,” said Telstar coach Jim Lunney. “We gave them five unearned runs, but Jessie threw well overall. We gave them some runs, and we made some mistakes offensively.” Maisey Griffin had a pair of hits for Telstar (2-3).

Dominic Chianese Set for Right You Are (f you think you are) Reading TheaterMania.com By Dan Bacalzo • May 10, 2012 • New York City Dominic Chianese will star in a reading of Luigi Pirandello’s Right You Are (if you think you are), to be presented by Theatre East at O’Lunney’s on Tuesday, May 29 at 6pm. Through small town gossip,

5/11/2012

PREP ROUNDUP NWAOnline (subscription) Bentonville football coach Barry Lunney is unsure how he will break up the plays for today’s spring game, but … Read » Siloam Springs knew that in order to have a chance Thursday against unbeaten Little Rock Christian, it would have to keep the Lady

THE SOPRANOS’ Dominic Chianese Performs in RIGHT YOU ARE at Theatre East, 5/29 Broadway World Theatre East presents the next installment in its NEIGHBORHOOD READING SERIES upstairs at O’Lunney’s, 145 West 45th Street (bet. Broadway & 6th Avenue), on Tuesday, May 29th: 6:00 pm is a Mixer with the reading at 7:00 pm

5/15/2012

Crusader wins Belfour Award Winnipeg Sun Clockwise from rear left are winners Tieler Fenning-Cox, Liam Bilton, Marc-Andre Simard, Taylor Morriseau, Jessica Kaminsky, Beverley Lunney, Megan Porath and Devyn McFadyen. One of Liam Bilton’s finest plays of the season wasn’ta goal or an assist,

Top marks for top players Winnipeg Free Press Garden City’s Beverley Lunney and Neepawa’s Tieler Fenning Cox were named the female and male recipient of the Winnipeg Jets Friends and Alumni scholarships ($1000 each). The connective tissue between the eight student winners Monday: They all excelled

Neepawa player picked Brandon Sun Neepawa’s Tieler Fenning Cox (right) and Winnipeg’s Beverley Lunney were named the Manitoba high school hockey players of the year. (WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Neepawa’s Tieler Fenning Cox scored a $1000 scholarship on Monday as the Manitoba High Schools

MHSAA announces female and male athletes of the year.. CJOB Monday’s other scholarship winners include Beverly Lunney of Garden City, Tyler Fenning Cox of Neepawa, Kelvin’s Devyn McFadyen, Marc-Andre Simard of College Gabriele Roy in Ile Des Chesnes, Megan Porath of St. Mary’s Academy, and Taylor Morriseau Of

5/17/2012

Tories not elected to gut environmental laws Canada.com This week Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney voted in favour of a 400-page budget bill that amends over 70 different acts and devotes an astonishing 150 pages to weakening laws to protect our environment. The Conservatives claim this “streamlining” of

5/18/2012

Wee Reds clinch League title Newtown Abbey Times With skipper Pod Lynch suspended, Dan Lunney donned the captain’s armband, and Glenn Pierce came in at centre-half, otherwise the Reds were at full strength, but they found themselves a goal down in the 15th minute, when Warren McAllister was well

5/24/2012

Protesters denounce state budget at Rep. Toohil’s office Standard Speaker Jocelyn Lunney of White Haven came on behalf of her children, students in the Crestwood School District, where teachers and programs are on the chopping block due to education cuts in the governor’s budget, she said. Two of her children’s favorite

5/25/2012

NASA pioneer Glynn Lunney addresses grads Ultimate Clear Lake by Ben Simon | May 24, 2012 12:32 pm (L to R) UH System Chancellor Renu Khator, retired NASA administrator and commencement speaker Glynn Lunney, UH System Regent Tamecia Glover Harris and UH-Clear Lake President William A. Staple.

5/26/2012

Get running for a worthy cause This is Staffordshire IN THE RUNNING: Katharine House fund-raiser James Lunney. Last year’s event saw more than 250 people taking part and the first two years have raised £16000. Organisers hope this year’s event at Shugborough will be just as successful.

One Taliban Bullet, Two Lives Lost Wall Street Journal He and another soldier, Staff Sgt. Joseph Lunney, hoisted Sgt. Quintana by his body armor and dragged him into the partial cover of some trees. Sgt. Kaiser yelled for Spc. Benson. “Benson, get the f— over here,” he shouted over the gunfire.

5/27/2012

Aerospace leaders address UHCL’s 1100 graduates Your Houston News Aerospace pioneer Glynn Lunney spoke at the 10 am ceremony when students in the School of Science and Computer Engineering and the School of Human Sciences and Humanities were presented their diplomas. After many years with NASA, Lunney became

6/02/2012

Ucluelet’s new aquarium officially open The Westerly “I am proud that we have invested in this tremendous facility and am excited to see the benefits it will bring to our region,” says Nanaimo-Alberni MP Dr. James Lunney during one of several speeches made to a crowd of about 200 gathered outside the

6/07/2012

Ucluelet’s new aquarium officially open Canada.com “I’m convinced that this project is going to be a tremendous asset to this community and to the entire West Coast,” says Nanaimo-Alberni MP Dr. James Lunney during one of several speeches made to a crowd of about 200 gathered outside the aquarium

6/08/2012

Supporting our troops includes proper funding Canada.com Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney likes to say the Conservative Party supports our troops. The facts say otherwise. The Conservatives are cutting post-traumatic stress and suicide prevention programs for soldiers returning from Afghanistan,

Omnibus bill protested in Alberni Alberni Valley News Protesters gather on the steps outside MP James Lunney’s Port Alberni office on Saturday to voice their objections to the Conservatives’ omnibus bill. By Wawmeesh G. Hamilton – Alberni Valley News A protest outside of Nanaimo-Alberni Member of

6/12/2012

Aboriginals should have say on hunting, fishing Canada.com Nanaimo-Alberni Conservative MP James Lunney echoed Kent’s musings when he told me Ottawa wants to help industry and did not include First Nations because they have the right to hunt and fish already. The Conservatives claim that non-aboriginal hunting

6/13/2012

Career in health now an option Coffs Coast Advocate Now into iTs fourth year, North Coast Medicare Local representative Rowan Lunney said the day was about providing options for the students who attended, predominantly from Year 10 who are thinking about what HSC subjects to take.

6/14/2012

Conservatives taking us in wrong direction Canada.com Did our MP Mr. James Lunney know he’d be running roughshod over environmental protections built up over decades, replacing actual protective laws with

6/16/2012

MP Lunney joins West Coast communities in opposition to closure of Canada.com Conservative Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney is urging his own government to put off coast guard cuts.

Lunney asks for further review in coast guard cuts Nanaimo News Bulletin MP James Lunney asks for a hold on cuts to one Canadian Coast Guard base and three communication centres.

Nanaimo MP defends coast guard station Victoria Times Colonist Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney admits he’s concerned by his government’s plans for the closures, including a coast guard station near Vancouver harbour.

BC MP blames bureaucrats for proposed coast guard cuts The Province Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney is urging for “reflection” when it comes to Lunney said Friday communications workers in the Ucluelet centre are best able

Lunney wants more thought given to Coast Guard closures Nanaimo Daily News The most news and entertainment portal from a Canadian perspective. Television, major newspapers across Canada, health, sport, entertainment, lifestyle, free

6/19/2012

Lunney says bureaucrats to blame for coast guard cuts Canada.com A second B.C. Conservative MP who has expressed concern about the Harper government’s budget came under.

Conservative backbencher blasted for blaming ‘bureaucrats’ for Canada.com But Lunney, MP for Nanaimo-Alberni, directed blame at bureaucrats rather than New Democratic Party MP Fin Donnelly slammed Lunney for criticizing cuts in

BC Tory under fire for budget comments Vancouver Sun Veteran Vancouver Island MP James Lunney said during a radio broadcast last But Lunney, MP for Nanaimo-Alberni, directed blame at bureaucrats rather

Sexy, not scary: Adam & Eve just another shop Winnipeg Sun JASON HALSTEAD/Winnipeg Sun RE: Lunney column. Owner Rafael Palao and model Jess show off some of the products available at Adam and Eve, the new

6/20/2012

Lunney must clarify coast guard position Canada.com No one is saying that being a member of Parliament is an easy job.

MP criticizes amalgamation plan Canada.com Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney is complaining about regional unfairness in the government’s “amalgamation” of Canadian Coast Guard communications

B.C. backbencher criticizes his gov’t over budget cuts Canada.com Veteran Vancouver Island MP James Lunney’s criticism of a government decision is extremely rare in a government famous for its ironclad control over ministers

Online chatter Canada.com “Nice try, Mr Lunney, but you are not very convincing, nor is your government . . . the buck stops with this same government – yours. Whether it is decimating vital

Conservative MP breaks ranks in criticizing coast guard closures Vancouver Sun Veteran Vancouver Island MP James Lunney’s criticism of an official decision is Lunney is also failing to acknowledge that he voted for the budget that

James Lunney and the coast guard Macleans.ca Last night, Mr. Lunney issued a statement explaining his position. In recent weeks, I have met with responsible authorities in Ottawa and written suggesting more

UPDATE: Lunney expands on criticism of coast guard cuts Nanaimo News Bulletin NANAIMO: MP says bureaucrats have overlooked West Coast geographical challenges by proposing to reduce marine services.

Nanaimo-MP MP Lunney asks for review of coast guard cuts Parksville Qualicum Beach News Nanaimo-Alberni MP says cuts to Coast Guard facilities could prove problematic.

MP expresses concerns about coast guard cuts CKNW News Talk 980 In a statement released yesterday, Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney Lunney writes he’s met with “responsible authorities” in Ottawa, looking for more

6/21/2012

A western Tory dares to question Harper government Vancouver Sun (blog) Lunney, a 60-year-old MP and chiropractor by profession, is clearly not destined for cabinet. He has a political career to protect, he is always smiling so I suspect

Online chatter Nanaimo Daily News Lunney says bureaucrats to blame for coast guard cuts. “The gall of this guy. Anyone who voted for Lunney also has a hand in shutting down the coast guard

6/22/2012

MP says his position is consistent with votes Canada.com Re: ‘Lunney must clarify coast guard position’ (Our View, June 20). In your editorial you chose to ignore serious concerns that I raised on behalf of coastal

Don’t blame the bureaucrats Victoria Times Colonist Sitting Conservative members such as James Lunney (NanaimoAlberni) and David Wilks (KootenayColumbia) blame any doubts they might have on

6/23/2012

Not a single comment in favour of MP Lunney Canada.com Usually when there is a controversial article the comments that are published (Online Chatter, June.

Nanaimo-Alberni MP frets over Coast Guard cuts Parksville Qualicum Beach News Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney this week expanded on his concerns about In particular, Lunney expressed concern about the amalgamation of Marine

6/24/2012

Thumbs up/ thumbs down Victoria Times Colonist Thumbs up To Nanaimo-Alberni MP James Lunney, for questioning announced cuts to Coast Guard facilities.

6/27/2012

Lunney should be listening to voters Canada.com I find it so interesting that James Lunney, MP for Nanaimo-Alberni, attends a grand opening of a new.

District to Explore Classroom Additions at Centre Patch.com SAU 90 Business Administrator Nathan Lunney said the Winnacunnet Road elementary school’s most recent addition — completed in the late 1990s — wasn’t

7/01/2012

Our Social Networks Scranton Times-Tribune Tom Lunney fired a no-hitter as South Scranton remained perfect in American Legion baseball with a 5-1 win over Moscow. Lunney whiffed nine in his masterpiece. Bob Heil helped save the no-hitter when he corralled a line drive off the bat of Rich

7/05/2012

Riding changes will significantly alter landscape: Nanaimo would be left with Canada.com James Lunney and Jean Crowder both said they are looking at the possible repercussions of a new South Cowichan-Juan de Fuca riding, which would rejig electoral boundaries throughout the region. The proposals would mean a new set of geographical

7/06/2012

New riding boundaries could be positive Canada.com What’s especially interesting is that Nanaimo-Alberni Conservative MP James Lunney and the NDP’s Jean Crowder, who represents Nanaimo-Cowichan, relied heavily on Nanaimo to secure their seats. Both candidates captured about 50% of their votes in

7/07/2012

Federal electoral boundaries rejigged in Nanaimo Alberni Valley News Crowder, first elected in 2004, has enjoyed strong NDP support in south Nanaimo and Duncan to help get her elected, while Lunney, first elected in 2000, has relied on north Nanaimo for support. While neither politician would speculate on political

7/08/2012

Online chatter Nanaimo Daily News “Both Crowder and Lunney have been highly visible and especially Crowder has been on the ball with her forwarding of letters on to the Minister of Health, Aglukkaq and replies and on other issues. One thing you can count on with the Feds is for them to

7/09/2012

Our politicians’ pension plan just isn’t fair Canada.com “If he (Lunney) retires in 2015, he is eligible for a first-year pension of $75352, which will grow by 2% a year. If he lives to be 80 years old, he will have collected a lifetime pension of $1.4 million,” Bateman told me in an e-mail. “If he serves

7/10/2012

Time for politicos to light up the barbecues Canada.com No doubt NDP MP Jean Crowder (Nanaimo-Cowichan) and Conservative MP James Lunney (Nanaimo-Alberni) will attend their share of such events on the mid-Island. Usually these are put on by and for party faithful and Crowder and Lunney will likely want

7/11/2012

Frank Lunney, aka Captain Rowdy, dies in his sleep at age 53 (playBill blog by LubbockOnline.com (blog) Frank Lunney, who would have celebrated his 54th birthday on Aug. 2, died on July 5. It took a few days for his sister, Cathryn Morrow — who found her brother’s body in his bed last week — to start looking for phone numbers and e-mails so she could

Connell Park/East Scranton claims District 17 Senior League title Scranton Times-Tribune Shamus Lunney drove in two more runs with a double, and he and Petrucci scored when Thomas Maier reached first on an error to give Connell/East the 8-2 advantage. “With runners in scoring position, I just needed to put the bat on the ball,” said Lunney

7/26/2012

The Harper Government: Working for Small Businesses Marketwire (press release) NANAIMO, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwire – July 25, 2012) – The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Revenue, Cathy McLeod, accompanied by James Lunney, Member of Parliament (MP) for Nanaimo-Alberni, today met with members of the

7/28/2012

The Harper Government: Working for Small Businesses Melodika.net (press release) The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Revenue, Cathy McLeod, accompanied by James Lunney, Member of Parliament (MP) for Nanaimo-Alberni, today met with members of the local business community to discuss a number of initiatives the

7/31/2012

Hawks claim first Silver Bat title YorkRegion.com Hawks catcher Reid Lunney threw out the runner on an attempted steal, the batter grounded out and the Hawks were heading to the final. “Nobody expected us to beat that team,” Lunney said. The final was a see-saw affair that saw several lead changes until

Bentonville Football Will Lean on Tearris Wallace 5 News “This is this year,” said head coach Barry Lunney. “You’re going to be remembered for what you do this year, not last year, especially for the senior class.” That’s the perfect way for Lunney to summarize the way Bentonville feels about that loss. “It’s been tons

8/10/2012

St Mary’s boys take a stand Toowoomba Chronicle Senior students (from left) Patrick McGovern, Jacob Lunney, Luke Dowsett, Xavier Stenzel & Sam Handley were happy to support the College’s Anti-Bullying

8/16/2012

Koala Crunch Time ABC Online (Dan Lunney) Ask any visitor to Australia what they’d like to do and they’ll probably tell you they’d love to cuddle a koala.

8/27/2012

My Brother’s Savior Southern Pines Pilot I want to thank The Pilot for publishing the recent article by John Chappell concerning the World War II efforts of Charles “Chuck” Lunney.

£20k shortfall fear as Midnight Walk numbers drop expressandstar.com Hospice spokesman James Lunney today appealed for more women to come forward and register before the September 3 deadline. So far, just 350 have volunteered

8/30/2012

SEC proves new challenge for Franklin FS Midwest Barry Lunney Jr. stood on the field before kickoff and stared at the specimens across Lunney understood the challenge. “You look down there and think,

9/02/2012

Lee Flames Rally To Win Lee Olive Garden Championship The Chattanoogan Senior Luke Cuthbert fired a penalty kick in the back of the net past Martin Methodist Keeper, Stephen Lunney to give the Flames a commanding 3-1 advantage at the 64th minute mark of the second half. The Redhawks would strike just two minutes later on

Defense Does Job NWAOnline (subscription) 4:25 a.m.. Marc Henning · Print item; E-mail · Share · Tweet. Bentonville football coach Barry Lunney has said on numerous occasions the defense may have to shoulder more of the early load until a young offensive unit gets some experience under its

9/07/2012

Federation takes aim at pensions for MPs with giant highway billboard Nanaimo Daily News Bateman said that if NanaimoAlberni MP James Lunney, in whose riding the new Lunney said that he didn’t decide to run for public office just to get a

9/11/2012

Jack Kyle the guest speaker at Rotary Portadown Times Jack Kyle signs an autograph for Tom Atkinson at the Rotary Club meeting on Monday, wtachjed (back left to rioght) by Mervyn White, Mary and Peter Lunney.

Lunney once railed against MP pensions Victoria Times Colonist By Bill Stewart, Times Colonist September 11, 2012 2:01 AM I remember when James Lunney was a member of the Reform Party and was in Ottawa railing against

9/14/2012

Major Lunney Sentenced Following Court Martial U.S. Politics Today In June 2011, the Canadian Forces National Investigative Service charged two of Major Lunney’s subordinates, Major (then Captain) Darryl Watts and Warrant Officer (retired) Paul Ravensdale, in relation to the same incident. In February 2012, the

Teary officer pleads guilty in 2010 training-range death in Afghanistan TheTyee.ca Christopher Lunney, 42, had to pause to compose himself several times as he told a court martial of his shock and remorse over the friendly-fire incident in Afghanistan that took the life of Cpl. Josh Baker and wounded four others. “I can offer no

9/15/2012

Canadian officer drops rank over Afghanistan training death Business Recorder (blog) A decorated Canadian officer was sentenced on Friday to a reduction in rank over a training incident in Afghanistan that killed a soldier and injured four others. Major Christopher Lunney’s rank was reduced to captain, the military announced in a

9/16/2012

Conservative MPs coping with cuts upon return from summer stints in ridings Hamilton Spectator On Vancouver Island, MP James Lunney opposed the cuts to the closure of several maritime communications and traffic service centres (MCTS) along the B.C. coastline, as well as the shuttering of a search and rescue station in Vancouver. “We have the

9/19/2012

Derelict boats, cuts top issues for MPs Nanaimo Daily News James Lunney, Conservative MP for Nanaimo-Alberni, said he will continue his efforts to keep the coast guard’s communications centre in Ucluelet open, despite his government’s plan to close 10 of the 22 communications centres in Canada as a costsaving

9/23/2012

man revived after surfing mishap Herald Sun “We were able to resuscitate him fairly quickly, which is one good sign,” Gold Coast lifeguard supervisor Anthony Lunney said. Mr Lunney said the surfer may have either wiped out and hit the shallow sand bank or suffered some sort of medical condition.

9/26/2012

Lunney heads back to House with plan Parksville Qualicum Beach News Speaking from the lobby of the House on Wednesday, Lunney said he has had a busy summer in the constituency, but he’s pleased to be back in the nation’s capital to push his private political agenda. “I’m glad to be back,” he said. “It’s been a busy

9/27/2012

No support from Stephen Harper Chilliwack Times Other social conservatives in the B.C. caucus, such as James Lunney (Nanaimo-Alberni), Russ Hiebert (South Surrey-White Rock-Cloverdale), and Randy Kamp (Pitt Meadows-Maple RidgeMission), did not respond to interview requests. Cathy McLeod, MP

9/29/2012

Nanaimo MP Lunney backs pro-life motion Nanaimo Daily News Nanaimo-Alberni member of Parliament James Lunney said it should surprise no one that he supported a defeated pro-life motion in the House of Commons on Wednesday. Kitchener Centre member of Parliament Stephen Woodworth’s motion called for a

10/14/2012

Prep Football Schedules NWAOnline (subscription) Previous Story · Tigers Turn Attention To ‘Competitive Greatn… Barry Lunney closed out his postgame speech to Bentonville’s football team Friday night with a subject he labeled “competitive greatness.”

10/15/2012

Strike up the bands: Wylie performers eager for tonight’s Big ReporterNews.com Wylie Band Director Mike Lunney said his band is about twice as large as many 3A bands. “I feel like it’s a really strong group, as good as any I’ve had,”

10/17/2012

Iran called a very serious threat by MP Parksville Qualicum Beach News Lunney left for the Middle East on Sept. 29 to join a gathering of world Lunney said Canada has stood out in its stalwart support of Israel,

10/18/2012

RIIL, media seek to get on same page Woonsocket Call where RIIL Executive Director Tom Mezzanotte, Assistant Director Mike Lunney and newly-appointed Director of Marketing Tracy Quarella presided.

10/22/2012

Pembroke Civil War ‘battle’ was a spectator event The Patriot Ledger Civil War re-enactor Mike Reimer of Hanson, a member of the 22nd Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, talks to Chuck Lunney of Marshfield during the weekend

10/24/2012

Diane Fletcher & Corrinne Wicks WhatsOnStage.com Middle Ground is touring Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest in a new production both directed and designed by co-founder Michael Lunney.

10/25/2012

Larry the Answer Guy: Drum majors have to know the beat, don’t ReporterNews.com Abilene Mike Lunney, director of the Wylie High School Pure Gold Band, says the position of drum major originated with the Corps of Drums in the British Army

10/26/2012

Former Island MP Returns From Detention in Israel HQ Comox Valley From the moment the Estelle sailed, Nanaimo Alberni Conservative MP James Lunney has been highly critical, taking to Twitter and other venues and calling

10/27/2012

Copyright: The New Mercantilism Techdirt I met Lunney a few months ago, and saw him present some of this research at a conference, and he makes a really compelling case (I had a minor disagreement

10/28/2012

Action of Jim Manly was courageous and selfless Nanaimo Daily News As a Conservative member of Parliament, James Lunney was just following the party line for Stephen Harper. I have $100 for any one of that bunch who has the

10/29/2012

Andrew Perry remains in front of the pack Belfast Newsletter Perry was always in the driving seat but Jonny Lunney was just two points behind him after the opening lap. At the halfway stage of the Mid-Antrim club’s JP

11/02/2012

Trade agreements costly for taxpayers Canada.com Who do the Harper Government, and MP James Lunney of Nanamio-Alberni really represent in Ottawa? The answers become clearer every day Harper and Lunney push for the China-Canada Free Trade Agreement: multinational corporations. Multinational

11/04/2012

Pure Gold: ‘Team’ effort propels Wylie marching band’s return to state contest ReporterNews.com “It’s hard, but you gotta execute,” Lunney, who has directed the Wylie High School band program since 1997, tells the 140 band members through a megaphone at Thursday morning’s practice at Wylie’s football stadium. “This show was written to get into

11/05/2012

St Mary’s students form bond with aged-care residents The Queensland Times ST MARY’S College students Ben Choice, Jacob Lunney and Jared Swinton have formed a strong bond with aged-care resident Nino Marchetti by retelling the story of his life. The year 12 students considered themselves lucky to have been able to spend

11/06/2012

Wylie band members upbeat despite missing state final round ReporterNews.com “Now that we’ve proven ourselves at this level of difficulty, it has made our students hungrier for higher difficulty,” said Lunney, who has guided four Wylie bands to state since he became director in 1997. “We’ll use this as a springboard to higher

11/09/2012

Former senior Mountie says force is stretched too thin The Province Robert Lunney, a former RCMP superintendent, writes in the latest edition of Canadian Public Administration that the force is a “monolithic entity” that is committed to too many roles and has no clear core mission. “In the pejorative,” he writes, the

Council shelves streets contract Standard Speaker Lunney provided a line-by-line explanation and did not dispute Councilwoman Jean Mope’s remarks that the union sought 50-cent hourly wage increases in each year of the contract. Notable provisions, according to Lunney, include: n Awarding an additional

11/10/2012

Media Advisory: Federal Announcement to Benefit BC Coastal Communities U.S. Politics Today 2012, Dr. James Lunney, Member of Parliament for Nanaimo – Alberni, on behalf of the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, will make an announcement to strengthen Vancouver Island’s coastal communities.

11/14/2012

Harper Government Helps to Strengthen the Economy of BC’s Coastal U.S. Politics Today “Today, the Harper Government is supporting B.C.’s coastal communities to create new economic opportunities,” said MP Lunney. “These projects will build upon each community’s unique strengths, while also helping pave the way for job creations, economic

No reason to fear China – MP Parksville Qualicum Beach News Lunney, whose office was picketed with a protest recently against the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPPA) said those concerned about the impacts of the proposed deal can rest assured it’s not as scary as some

Calgary reservist pleads not guilty in training range death The Province Christopher Lunney, who pleaded guilty in September to negligent performance of duty in the same blast. Lunney, 42, was a company commander at the Kandahar Provincial Reconstruction Team at Camp Nathan Smith in Kandahar city. He was demoted

‘Supposed to be another day on the range:’ Calgary reservist pleads not guilty Montreal Gazette He was demoted from major to captain and given a severe reprimand for failing to ensure that Watts was properly qualified. Lunney told his court martial he assumed Watts was trained on the device because of his rank at the time. Lunney testified

11/27/2012

From curiosity to arson a dangerous slide Scranton Times-Tribune That is why, for the last six years, Mr. Lunney and Ms. Chieffallo have run the program, which consists of a fire education component that Mr. Lunney handles and a mental health assessment component that Ms. Chieffallo handles. Intervention. The idea

Moves Pay Off For Lunney, Patton NWAOnline (subscription) Daryl Patton and Barry Lunney weren’t afraid of stepping out of their comfort zone years ago, and it has certainly paid off for the two veteran football coaches. AT A GLANCE. THAT FIGURE. 9 – consecutive wins by Bentonville in November. 11 – field

11/28/2012

Spencer Anderson: MP wants electoral reform Nanaimo Daily News It’s far behind the victorious candidate, Conservative James Lunney, and New Democrat runner-up Zeni Maartman, who received 46.4 per cent and 38.3 per cent, respectively, and just ahead of the Greens, who finished fourth with 6.8 per cent. What was the

11/29/2012

Reports: Les Miles to Stay at LSU KARK Patton or Lunney depending on who wins the7A championship on 1 December…the loser gets offensive coordinator. Check thier records and who they’ve sent to the Hogs. Remember that Gus was a highschool coach before they made him big time.

11/30/2012

Tigers, Bulldogs Provide Intriguing Rivalry NWAOnline (subscription) STAFF PHOTO MARC F. HENNING — Bentonville coach Barry Lunney, right, talks to assistant coach Barry Lunney Jr. during the Tigers’ scrimmage Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, against the Redskins at Union-Tuttle Stadium in Tulsa, Okla. Print item; E-mail

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