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Široki Brijeg

of existing business and industrial zones is prerequisite for the growth of manufacturing sector, attract domestic and foreign capital and create new jobs. Sport Široki Brijeg has multiple national champion in many sports, including football and basketball. NK Široki Brijeg is a double champion and conqueror of BiH Cup champion five consecutive league HB, and their domestic matches played on stadium Pečar, which meets all the criteria of the UEFA-e, while Mostar in the mud works modern Sports-recreation


Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl

México , offices of the federal judiciary, an installation of the Telmex Foundation, a hospital called VIVO associated with the Star Médica association. Lastly, the landfill area also contains the expansion and completion of the Ciudad Deportiva. The facilities were finished in 2009 and stated by investors to be the most modern sports facility in Mexico. The facility was inaugurated in March 2009 by state Governor Enrique Peña Nieto and principal investor Carlos Slim Helú. It contains and nearly Olympic-sized stadium, a cycling track, two gymnasiums, 25 soccer fields, five for indoor soccer, two American football fields, four tennis courts, four basketball courts, four volleyball courts, two jai alai courts, two baseball fields, an aerobics floor, playgrounds and recreational areas. However, as of January 2010, it is closed to the public because state and municipal authorities have not regularized the title of the land on which it sits. Entrance to the facilities will be free, due to corporate sponsorship to cover administrative costs. The project has generated over six thousand jobs directly and indirectly and will benefit more than two million inhabitants of Nezahualcóyotl, Chimalhuacán and other areas of the eastern Valley of Mexico. Education thumb Entrance to the main campus of UTN (File:EntranceUniTecdeNeza.JPG) '''Universidad Tecnológica de Nezahualcóyotl''' (UTN) (Technological University of Nezahualcóyotl), was created by the Congress of the State of Mexico in 1991 as part of the Subsistema de Universidades Tecnológicas of Mexico. The institution offers six two-year degrees in Administration, Commerce, Computer Science , Processes of production, Environmental Technology and Telematics. The campus has extensive sports facilities includes a volleyball court, an Olympic-sized pool and a professional football stadium. Earlier media reports had indicated that in two separate incidents, one in Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl and one in Xalapa, used ballots and other electoral materials were found in rubbish dumps. Encuentran actas electorales en basurero de Veracruz ''El Universal'' Hallan papelería electoral en basurero de bordo de Xochiaca ''El Universal'' Encuentran papelería electoral en basurero de Neza ''El Economista'' ''Reforma'' later reported that this supposed electoral material was found to be photocopies and did not influence the election. Al Giordano, though, in a July 8 ''Narco News'' article, has a ''La Jornada'' photo of three completed color ballots found in a Mexico City trash can. Al Giordano 's Mexico election fraud series. Part 2, 8 July 2006. Writing for ''Narco News.'' :See also part 1 (July 5), part 3 (July 11), part 4 (August 5), part 5 (August 14). - 17 Estadio Neza 86 28,500 www.club-atlante.com Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl Mexico State Potros Neza - ----- align "center" Mask Dr. Wagner, Jr. Drago 1988 Nezahualcoyotl (Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl), Mexico State   ----- align "center"


Nizhny Tagil

the administrative center of Novosibirsk Oblast Personal life Besides Sofia, Aurica, her younger sister, has also performed professionally, combining a solo career with performances as a back-up vocalist, as well as duetting with sisters Lidia and Eugenia. However, for Aurica, 1980s Italo-Pop duets were not successful, and in 1992 she ended her singing career. Sofia's husband, Anatoliy Kyrylovich Jevdokymenko, was a People's Artist of Ukraine (1941–2002). He was the son of a conductor from Chernivtsi. He first saw Rotaru on the cover of the magazine ''Ukraine'' № 27 in 1965 and immediately fell in love with her. At the time, Jevdokymenko was a serving his military duty in Nizhny Tagil, Ural region. After military service, he looked Rotaru up. Jevdokymenko had graduated from a musical high school, played the trumpet, and planned to create his own band. As a student at the University of Chernivtsi and a trumpeter in the student pop orchestra, he helped


Liaoyang

in a modern sports facility. History thumb left 280px Nurhaci (File:Battle of Liaoyang1621.jpg) captured Liaoyang in 1621 and made it the capital of his Empire until 1625. Liaoyang is one of the oldest continuously-inhabited cities in northeast China dating back to before the Spring and Autumn period. During the Chinese Tang dynasty, Liaoyang was part of the northern edge of the Goguryeo kingdom. Remains of Yodong (Liaodong City) and Baegam (Yanzhou Village) cities


North Nicosia

a modern sports hall and a health and wellness campus covering more than 2000 square meters.


Phonsavan

appreciated. Remember to dress politely: long trousers skirt and a clean shirt that covers both shoulders and chest. '''Badminton.'''For those in need of exercise or simply interested in taking part in one of Lao people’s favourite modern sports, the Xiangkhouang Mai Hotel also has badminton courts open to the public. Rackets are available for rent on the premises. Players are required to bring their own sporting attire. Activities around Phonsavan Scenery and landscape '''Nong Tang


Kirovohrad

simultaneously on the stadium of FC Zirka. This record was documented by the representative of Guinness Book of Records in Ukraine. Sports There are 48 kinds of sports which are popular in Kirovohrad and 14 sports centres for kids and a school of high sportsmanship where 5 thousand children go in for sports. In our town modern sports-grounds with synthetic flooring are built in the sports-club “Energo-Sport” and in the school “Mriya”; there is also a skateboarding zone in the Kovalivskiy recreation park, the Street Workout in Permska Street, and the first in our region cycle track opened in Kirovohrad. Great attention is paid to the development of sports among children. As a result, young Kirovohrad sportsmen demonstrate high results in national and international competitions: Olha Sviderska, Anastasia Mysnyk, Yevhen Zinoviev are silver medallists of the XIV Paralympics in London; Anna Tovsta, Iryna Tereshchenko are silver medalists of the XXII Summer Deaf Olympics in Bulgaria; Tetyana Tereviatnykova is the teakwood champion of the world championship; Olena Demydova is the multiple medalist of cycle racing European championships; Anastasia Kelar is the bronze medalist of the European weightlifting youth championship. In 2013 Dmytro Yakovenko (high jumping), Bohdan Basko (chess), Olexander Kostyk, Sergiy Fomin (shooting), Olena Gutsan, Ksenia Fedotova (cycle racing), Dmytro Kapinus (athletics), Yana Zdir (climbing), Iryna Maksymova, Julia Prudyus (powerlifting) became the national champions. In team sports our town is professionally presented by the baseball club “KNTU Elizavetgrad” which 16 times became the national champion and 15 times became the owner of Ukrainian sports cup, the football team “Zirka” which is the regular participant of the Ukrainian football championship of the Second League; basketball clubs such as Elizavet-Basket (the silver medalist of the First League of the National Basketball Championship among women) and the basketball team “Kirovohrad”, Alina Yagupova was recognized as the best young basketball player of Europe. Bridges of friendship Kirovohrad maintains economic and cultural relations with near and far foreign countries. We use best practice, new technologies and we are ready to share our achievements. Kirovohrad has long-term friendly relations with some Russian cities, especially with Moscow and Vologda. Many joint projects have been implemented together with Lower Silesia province of the Republic of Poland. The Charity Foundation “Humanitarian Aid to Eastern Europe” favoured establishing close friendship between Kirovohrad and Bremerhaven (Germany). Many collectives from Germany, Poland, Slovenia, and Serbia come to our city to take part in the international festivals, such as “Art unites children” and “Children of Europe under one roof”. The Kirovohrad city mayor Oleksandr Sainsus often represents our state in the Congress of local and regional authorities in Europe as a member of the Ukrainian delegation, creating new opportunities for further development of partnership and collaboration with cities in other countries. Climate Kirovohrad is located in the central region of Ukraine. Kirovohrad's climate is moderate continental (Continental climate): cold and snowy winters, and hot summers. The seasonal average temperatures are not too cold in winter, not too hot in summer: Commons:Category:Kirovograd Dmoz:Regional Europe Ukraine Provinces Kirovohrad Oblast Kirovohrad


Carlisle, Pennsylvania

of Honor Recipient for actions at Mogadishu, Somalia – "Black Hawk Down" * Samuel Smith (Samuel Smith (Maryland)) − a U.S. Senator (List of United States Senators from Maryland) & Maryland Congressman (Maryland's 5th congressional district), born in Carlisle in 1752. * Jim Thorpe − considered one of the most versatile athletes in modern sports. * Frederick Watts − U.S. Commissioner of Agriculture (1871–1876) and "Father of Penn State University" * Samuel


Thimphu

as ''pungdo'' is popular and is also played with big and heavy stones. One more typical Bhutanese game is the dart (Darts) game, known locally as ''Khuru'', which is played with short targets. The darts used in the game are made of a wood block set with a nail with fins of chicken feather. Brown, p.62 Many modern sports are also played in the national stadium in Thimphu, in addition to locally popular sports mentioned earlier. The sports activities


Evansville, Indiana

Evansville and neighboring Newburgh was the featured location for the feature film "Back in the Day" filmed in 2014. Back in the Day (2014 film) Literary media Evansville is featured in a section of Vladimir Nabokov's 1955 novel Lolita, as well as Walker Percy's 1962 novel The Moviegoer, and Robert Silverberg's 1969 science fiction novel To Live Again (To Live Again (novel)). Evansville is the primary location in the historical fiction novel, Invitation to Valhalla by Mike Whicker, published in 2004. The novel is based on the records of German spy Erika Lehmann's attempt to infiltrate the LST shipyards during WWII. An Evansville couple is the focus of "Hungarian Rhapsody: An Adoption Story" by James Derk, based on a series of stories in The Evansville Courier & Press


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