Hawaii nonfarm payroll job count, which includes multiple jobs held by one person but does not include self employed jobs, increased to 656,700 from 654,300 in June. The educational and health services sector showed the largest increase in jobs at 2,300 primarily due to the takeover on July 1 of state run community hospitals in Maui County Maui Memorial Medical Center, Kula Hospital Clinic and Lanai Community Hospital by Kaiser Permanente Hawaii in the largest privatization in state history. The transition resulted in government employment decreasing by a nearly an identical 2,200 jobs.
Also, vote. You should enter every interaction you didn’t initiate with police with the understanding that the officer you are talking to wants one of three things: 1) to fine you, 2) to arrest you, or 3) to get you out of their hair as fast as possible. Every question they ask you or action they take is leading to one of those three conclusions, and they WILL find reason to get there.
It’s obnoxious, and the people of Portland have had enough! That’s how articles like this one happen. If you don’t have the time or patience to click the link, it’s basically an editorial in the Portland Mercury from a lifelong resident that lays out in great detail all of the things people who move to Portland are and aren’t allowed to talk about, how long they’re supposed to wait before talking about them, and, of course, the myriad transgressions for which this newfound immigrant class should apologize. After all, they’re the ones responsible for ruining Portland, right?.
We did one [with Rasheed Wallace as the guest] and people liked it, and it didn’t feel forced or anything like that. I don’t think people realized how close Rasheed and I were, how much we like talking the game, and our distinct opinions on it that we would express. I wasn’t rehearsed or any of that [expletive].
Major League Lacrosse announced a revamping of its 2014 season, including changes to Championship Weekend. The draft will be held in Philadelphia on Jan. 10. What you will find in the best eye cream is nutrients. That’s surprising to some people, but one of the things that contribute to bags under eyes is poor circulation of fluids. The thing that causes dark circles is leaky blood vessels.
COLLEGE PARK The Maryland Terrapins unveiled their new, youthful face with predictably mixed results last night at Comcast Center, but a victory tastes sweet even during the exhibition season. Before an announced crowd of 17,146, Maryland led off by leaning on its veterans, who delivered nicely to carry the Terps to an 84 70 victory over the EA Sports All Stars. Sophomore forward Nik Caner Medley, the most experienced returning player for Maryland, played like it while scoring a game high 20 points on 8 for 9 shooting, grabbing seven rebounds and adding four assists and four blocked shots in 30 excellent minutes..