first_imgPay and display parking machines are expected to be added to Larkin’s Lane on Lower Main Street Letterkenny this December.Parking issues in the area have been raised with the local council a number of times.Larkin’s Lane, LetterkennyBusiness owners have expressed concern with people parking their cars on the lane all day and blocking spaces for customers. Cllr Jimmy Kavanagh brought the matter to the council again this week and received a much-welcomed update that pay and display machines are in the process of being procured.It is anticipated that the system will be in place and operational by December.Pay and display on the way for problematic Letterkenny laneway was last modified: September 11th, 2019 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Cllr Jimmy KavanaghLarkin’s Laneletterkennyletterkenny-milford municipal districtlast_img read more

first_imgOAKLAND — With the two-horse race between the A’s and Yankees for the top American League wild-card spot remaining tight as the season winds down, it wouldn’t be all that surprising to see these two clubs end up in a stalemate at the end of September.The A’s (92-61) enter Friday night’s game against the Minnesota Twins 1 1/2 games back of New York with nine to go. The A’s and Yankees split their head-to-head matchups this year at three games a piece, so the next tiebreaker would be best …last_img read more

first_imgLane Branstetter barreled into the endzone on a 5-yard run with under 90 seconds to play as Ferndale High had the final say in a back-and-forth scoring fest Friday night on the road at the Redwood Bowl on a wild first night of Little 4 Conference play.Branstetter’s touchdown and subsequent 2-point conversion catch by Tristen Martin gave Ferndale a 45-38 advantage over Arcata as the Wildcats hung on for a win by the same margin against the defending conference champions.Landon Gomes had three …last_img read more

first_imgzoomImage Courtesy: Maersk Line The world’s largest container shipping company Maersk Line has reportedly invested USD 280 million to acquire six second-hand containerships from German Commerzbank.Under the deal, reported by Intermodal Research and Valuations, Maersk Line has added two Sub-Panamaxes and four Panamaxes, which were already chartered in by the Danish firm.The vessels in question have been identified as 13,092 TEU Maersk Eureka and Maersk Edirne, built in 2012 by Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI). The two ships were previously known as Hanjin Sooho and Hanjin Asia and were part of Hanjin Shipping’s fleet, a former South Korean shipping giant which went bankrupt in 2017.The ultra large containerships are worth around USD 58 million each, according to the data from VesselsValue.The smaller vessels acquired by the line are said to be 4,800 TEU HS Shackleton and HS Baffin, both built in 2013 and worth around USD 30 million each.The remaining two ships are 4,800 TEU Merkur Harbour and 4,255 TEU Rio Connecticut (also known as Merkur Planet), built in 2012, the total value of which is estimated to be around USD 40 million, based on VV’s valuation.When approached by World Maritime News, a Maersk Line spokesperson said that in the normal course of its business, the company continuously reviews its fleet composition and explores opportunities for chartered ships and newbuildings.However, the company did not want to comment on the purchase.World Maritime News Stafflast_img read more