In 2019, the first time we voted in March, 3,243 voters turned out to vote, a whopping 53% of the electorate. But keep in mind, the 2019 ballot included the nail biter referendum regarding the future development at Lift 1A. It could be said that the strong voter turnout had far more to do with that, but here we are today, with eight candidates running for two council seats and incumbent Mayor Torre facing off against one challenger..
In the context of heightened suspicion and anti Muslim stereotypes in a post 9/11 and 7/7 era, Muslim women who wear the niqab (face veil) are stigmatised, criminalised and marked as ‘dangerous’ to British/Western values. Several countries have imposed bans on the wearing of face veils in public places based on the premise that the niqab is a ‘threat’ to notions of gender equality, integration and national security. While the wearing of the niqab has elicited a good deal of media, political and public debates, little attention has been paid to the opinions of Muslim women who wear it.
“We are kind of complementing each other with skills we didn’t have,” Ballardie said.Case in point? Advertising. By partnering with Brazilian designer brands to create pop up stores and popping up at fashion shows, Lema21 has found success in the social and PR realms, says Arruda. “We’re more about inbound interest, compared to Lema21, which is generating desire for a new brand,” says Ballardie.With an estimated 26,000 optical shops across the country, dominated by three major brick and mortar chains with franchise models, eyewear is a $26billion business in Latin America largest economy.
The first of those took place in Queens, with Mrs. Fadil (Jacqueline Antaramian) cooking dinner for her grandkids, and a Sphynx cat nearby. She’s delicately balanced on a rickety stool, trying to reach for a jar, and though we expect it to topple, she safely comes down.
Patrick DePula of Salvatore’s Tomato Pies is proposing Dark Horse as a full service restaurant. The projected hours are Tuesday through Thursday from 11am until 2pm and 4:30 to 10pm; Friday and Saturday 11am to 2pm and 4:30pm until 12am, and Sunday from 4 to 9pm. Dark Horse may also request extended hours on evenings when there are concerts at the Sylvee.
What if, instead, it’s just a giant Tupperware party? One we can never escape, that closes in on us day after day with a constantbarrage of entreaties: Buy my facial cleanser, try this miraculous protein shake, beautify your home with some heavenly scentedcandles. Pyramid selling. Do the names Jamberry, Beachbody, It Works! or Younique sound familiar? Then you’ve beenhit..