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Boca del Río, Veracruz

and since then, there has been a struggle between authorities, tour operators and fisherman as to the fate of the island. There are those who would like to build hotels, restaurants and other facilities for ecotourism. However, access to the island has been restricted to research, teaching and the occasional sporting event. The island contains one of the lighthouses used to guide ships into the ports of Veracruz and Boca del Rio. ref name "muntur"


Lüderitz

mm 1 Nov precipitation mm 0 Dec precipitation mm 1 year precipitation mm source 1 World Climate Guide. World Climate Guide date August 2011 Sport Lüderitz is home to the Lüderitz Speed Challenge, the only international sporting event held in the town. This is an annual month-long speed sailing event held in the last quarter of the year under the auspices of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Sailing Speed Record Council (WSSRC). commons:Lüderitz


Kaposvár

* Imre Nagy * Viktor Petrók * Anna Pfeffer * Gábor Reszli * József Rippl-Rónai * László Sótonyi * János Vaszary * Róbert Waltner Sports Kaposvár is one of the ''National City of Sport'' in Hungary. The most popular sports in the city are football, volleyball and basketball. There are a lot of champion team in the city. The most famous sport team is the Kaposvári Rákóczi FC. Their home stadium is the Stadion Kaposvár Rákóczi. The biggest sporting event in the city is the Youth Football Festival every summer. Population ) (born 23 October 1837 in Kaposvár, Hungary - 6 March 1902 in Vienna, Austria) was a Hungarian physician and dermatologist who discovered the skin tumor (Kaposi's sarcoma) that received his name (Kaposi's sarcoma). style "text-align:center;" czech republic Brno Silver Image:Med 2.png style "text-align:center;" hungary Kaposvár Gold Image:Med 1.png - *Léva (Levice) 14.3% Q, Nagyszombat (Trnava SL) 14.0%, *Kaposvár 13.9% N, Gyulafehérvár (Alba Iulia RO) 13.7%, Kisszeben (Sabinov SL) 13.3%, Poprád (Poprad SL) 13.0%, *Nagykanizsa 12.7% N, Győr 12.6% Nx, Gyöngyös 12.6% Qx, Zalaegerszeg 12.4% N, Szepesváralja (Spišské Podhradie SL) 12.4%, DATE OF BIRTH 23 August 1929 PLACE OF BIRTH Kaposvár, Hungary DATE OF DEATH 1 September 1997


Manizales

in the area. Pit Stop also has two huge flat screen TVs with show European and American sporting events. Nightly drink specials. Call ahead to find out if we can find your particular hard-to-get sporting event at 310-597-1214 or just come and mingle with other foreigners on the backpacking trail . * '''Bar C''' (taxidrivers should know to find it). Nice place to dance the night away on a mix of electronic and local music (CrossOver). It has a nice view over Manizales and is open until 5AM


San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago

in Marabella (City of San Fernando (San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago)), Trinidad and Tobago, is named for long-distance runner Manny Ramjohn, the first person to win a gold medal for Trinidad and Tobago in a major international sporting event. The stadium was constructed for the 2001 FIFA U-17 World Cup (2001 FIFA U-17 World Championship) which was hosted by Trinidad and Tobago. The stadium is also commonly called "Mannie Ramjohn Stadium". It also hosted games from


Etobicoke

Labour Relations Board. Retrieved 25 November 2003. During the campaign, he said that he could bring a major sporting event to the city in four years. right thumb 300px The 2000 ward map (File:Torontowards.PNG) The city council elections were eventful. Redistricting reduced the number of wards to 44, creating several battles between incumbents such as Gloria Lindsay Luby against Mario Giansante, David Miller (David Miller (mayor of Toronto)) versus Bill Saundercook, and Milton Berger against Anne Johnston. For the most part, incumbents were re-elected: the major exception was Etobicoke where three incumbents -- Blake Kinahan, Elizabeth Brown, and Bruce Sinclair—were defeated. Over all, the elections shifted the council somewhat to the left. The Croatians currently play their home games at the Centennial Park Stadium in Etobicoke, in the west end of the city of Toronto, Ontario. The team's colours are red, white and blue, similar to those of the Croatian national football team. The club's identification with its Croatian roots remains strong to this day. It is a regular participant in the Croatian-North American Soccer Tournament. birth_date cityofbirth Etobicoke, Ontario countryofbirth Canada Club career Aristodemo was drafted by the Toronto Lynx out of Tulsa University in 2001. In his first season with the Lynx he played 26 games and scored one goal and had three assists. At the end of the season he was awarded A-League Rookie of the year Toronto's Aristodemo named A-League Rookie of the Year as well as Team MVP in his first season. In 2002 he led the A-League in minutes played. In 2004 the Etobicoke native requested a transfer and signed with the Seattle Sounders (Seattle Sounders (USL)) where he only played eight games before being released. In 2005 Aristodemo returned to Toronto, where he again missed out on the playoffs. Currently he is ranked second in the All-Time assists leaders for the Lynx with 14. In 2006 he helped the Lynx to a team-record 10-game undefeated streak at home. Aristodemo also helped the Lynx reach the final of the Open Canada Cup which they lost 2-0 against Ottawa St. Anthony Italia. On August 20 prior to the match against Rochester Rhinos he was honoured for reaching a career milestone of playing his 100th game for the Lynx. ARISTODEMO AND DIPLACIDO TO BE HONOURED DATE OF BIRTH 1977-05-20 PLACE OF BIRTH Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada DATE OF DEATH The '''Etobicoke Kangaroos''' are an amateur Australian Football club based in Etobicoke, Canada. They are members of the Ontario Australian Football League. - Etobicoke Kangaroos Etobicoke Ontario 2003 Official Site - '''Markland Wood''' is a residential neighbourhood located in Etobicoke, in the City of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is bounded by Etobicoke Creek to the west, Elmcrest Creek to the east and surrounded by the Markland Wood Country Club. Markland Wood is the western-most residential community in Toronto along Bloor Street West, which cuts Markland Wood into approximately 1 3 to the south and 2 3 to the north. Markland Wood is part of the Etobicoke Centre riding for federal and provincial governments and Ward 3 for the municipal council (Toronto City Council).


Peace River, Alberta

The North West Company pushed westward in the late 18th century in an attempt to reach the Pacific Ocean, creating rivalry with the other major fur-trading company, the Hudson's Bay Company. Timeline *1792: Alexander MacKenzie (Alexander Mackenzie (explorer)) established Fort Fork on the eastern bank of Peace River just south of its confluence with the Smoky River. *1818, the HBC opens the first Fort St. Mary's at the forks of the Peace and the Smoky, it lasted for only one season http: www.geotourismcanada.com documents 580.aspx *1820, the HBC built Fort St. Mary’s III on the west side of the Peace River, directly across from the mouth of the Heart River (Heart River (Alberta)) (in the present day Town of Peace River). This was the third and final relocation of Fort St. Mary’s In 1820 the HBC built Fort St. Mary’s III on the west side of the Peace River, directly across from the mouth of the Heart River (in the present day Town of Peace River). This was the third and final relocation of Fort St. Mary’s *1886: The Anglican Church sets up the first mission on Shaftesbury Trail. *1888: The Roman Catholic Church sets up St. Augustine mission on Shaftesbury Trail. *1898: The North-West Mounted Police make a permanent post at Peace River Crossing. *1909: The townsite of Peace River is first surveyed. *1914: Peace River Landing Settlement is incorporated as the Village of Peace River Crossing on June 2. *1914: Peace River's first hospital, the Irene Cottage Hospital, opens *1910-1916: Railway reaches the area and settlers begin colonizing the valley. *1916: Village of Peace River Crossing is renamed the Village of Peace River on May 22. *1919: Village of Peace River is incorporated (Municipal corporation) as the Town of Peace River on December 1. *1926-1931: The population continues to grow as the Great Depression took hold of Saskatchewan and Southern Alberta Historical sites and architecture thumb right The NAR train station in the Town of Peace River. (Image:NAR Train Station.jpg) The '''Northern Alberta Railway (NAR) station''' was built in 1916 by the Central Canada Railway. It served as a major hub of activity from 1916 to 1956 for passengers. The station was continued for use for freight and the station was closed in 1981. The NAR station suffered a fire in 1986. It was restored back to its former state in 1991, costing nearly $300,000 to complete. It currently houses the Peace River & District Chamber of Commerce and the Tourist Information Centre in Peace River. It is located on 94 Avenue block of 100 Street next to the railway tracks that cross through Peace River. The NAR station was used again as a railway station for first time in about 30 years by passengers when the Alberta Prairie Steam Tours, owners of the passenger cars, sent eight coaches to Peace River in September 2006, thereby enabling riders to travel like the pioneers of the area did in the 1920s. It involved short trips to DMI, a pulp mill 20 kilometres north of the Town of Peace River


Incheon

, Then Incheon url http: www.businesswire.com news home 20101124005217 en 2010-Asian-Games-Held-Guangzhou-Incheon accessdate November 26, 2010 newspaper Business Wire date November 24, 2010 Motto ''Diversity Shines Here'' Host city Incheon, South Korea Nations participating The '''2014 Asian Games''', officially known as the '''XVII Asiad''', is the largest sporting event in Asia governed by Olympic Council of Asia (OCA). It is scheduled to take place


Prince George, British Columbia

The '''Battle of the Hockey Enforcers''' was a sporting event held in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada, on August 29, 2005. '''Wapiti Pass''' is a mountain pass in the Northern Rocky Mountains of British Columbia, Canada. It located immediately east of Wapiti Lake Provincial Park, at the headwaters of the Wapiti River, northeast of Prince George (Prince George, British Columbia) and west of Monkman Provincial Park. established 1986 location Prince George, British Columbia Canada type Railway Museum The '''Prince George Railway & Forestry Museum''' is in Prince George, British Columbia. Its collection consists of over sixty pieces of rolling stock (including a 1906 steam locomotive being restored), nine historical buildings and numerous smaller artifacts on an - There are more labour events being planned. Across northern B.C. thousands of Canadian Union of Public Employees (w:Canadian Union of Public Employees) (CUPE) members are off the job in solidarity with the teachers. In Prince George (w:Prince George, British Columbia) a rally is planned to be held in front of the office of Education Minister Shirley Bond (w:Shirley Bond).


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