Month: April 2016

Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy: Lady Cove performs for St. Pat's seniors

Members of Lady Cove Women’s Choir sang for residents of St. Pat’s Mercy Home recently in the lead up to their For the Boys concert on April 23. The concert was a medley of stories, letters and songs from the both world wars.  Lady Cove Women’s Choir has earned international acclaim for their performances. (Lady Cove) Boogie Woogie Bugle …

Leicester aim to secure league title

Manchester United v Leicester City: Who will win at Old Trafford? Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri wants a ‘movie-style’ ending to the season as the Foxes look to secure the Premier League title at Old Trafford on Sunday. Victory away to Manchester United would see Leicester, who lead second-placed Tottenham by seven points, crowned champions with two …

Formula One – Alonso surprised by Australia crash recovery time

– Fernando Alonso admitted on Thursday that he was surprised how long it had taken him to recover from his high-speed accident at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix. Alonso suffered rib and chest injuries when he crashed in Melbourne in March and was forced to miss the Bahrain Grand Prix where Stoffel Vandoorne replaced him. “I …

Smallpox Fast Facts

Types of variola smallpox:Ordinary – most common, 90% of cases.Modified – mild and occurs in those having been vaccinated. Flat Hemorrhagic – the most rare, severe and usually fatal. Insects and animals do not transmit smallpox. If aerosolized smallpox were to be released, 90% of the virus would die within 24 hours. The incubation period is …