The Block star couple will run a renovation workshop in Brentwood

first_imgCarlene and Michael Duffy from The Block are co-hosting a Beautylicious home styling campaign at Brentwood Forest estate on April 1.THE Block dynamic duo, Michael and Carlene Duffy, are getting their house funk on next Saturday, co-hosting a “Beautylicious” home styling campaign at Brentwood Forest estate.The couple, who own a seven-bedroom, seven-bathroom renovator’s delight on 1364sq m in Tallebudgeera, will be running a renovation workshop at the estate’s Community and Design Extravaganza.“We’ll be presenting a home design and renovation workshop, providing our top tips on how to identify your own signature style, and taking the opportunity to meet and greet and spend some time with the even attendees,” Ms Duffy said.“The event is one for the whole family and will also be packed full of activities and treats, including face painting, kids activities, a sausage sizzle and much more.”More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this homeless than 1 hour agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor7 hours agoKnown for winning the most number of room wins and the highest cumulative score overall on The Block Glasshouse, the dynamic duo are behind company Cedar and Suede, a home renovation and design consultancy service as well as parents to two young children aged seven and five.Brentwood Forest estate is an Avid Property Group estate in Bellbird Park with land prices starting at $169,000 and house and land packages from $302,515.Avid Queensland general manager Bruce Harper said the Avid team were thrilled the design gurus had come on board to offer something special to the community.“The community event is our way of treating Brentwood Forest residents and the local community,” Mr Harper said.“We know our residents and local families really appreciated these events where there’s something for everyone and the opportunity to get out and enjoy the great outdoors.”The event will run from 12pnm to 3pm in Rotary Park, Brentwood Forest, Columbia Drive, Bellbird Park.last_img read more

592 Beer Inter-Village Football Festival| Paradise, Friendship through to semi-finals

first_imgPARADISE and Friendship secured semi-final berths in the 592 Beer Inter-Village Football Festival on Christmas Day, defeating Buxton and Mahaica respectively via penalty kicks at the Buxton Community Centre ground.Paradise will now match skills with Friendship in the semi-final round on December 29 at the same venue. The second semi-final will pit Golden Grove against Beterverwagting (BV).Paradise defeated Buxton 4-3 on penalty kicks, after normal time ended 2-2. Buxton commenced the shoot-out and stumbled, failing from the mark as the goalkeeper completed a save.Paradise seized the opportunity to take the lead as they scored. Both teams then scored in the second round, as Paradise maintained their one-goal lead at 2-1. The third round mirrored the second, with both teams netting from the distance to take the score to 3-2.The fourth section continued the trend of the previous two rounds, as both teams scored to push the score to 4-3. However, Buxton sealed their own exit, as they blasted over the crossbar in the fifth round.Prior to their exit, Buxton opened the scoring in the sixth minute as Derrick Weekes lashed his effort into the lower right side. The lead quickly ballooned to 2-0, with Esan Hamer rifling his attempt into the right corner from the left side.This lead was maintained heading into the halftime interval. However, Paradise pulled one back in the 70th minute through Teshawn Gordon, who blasted into the roof of the net. The score was then levelled in the 88th minute when Quincy Adams slotted home inside the left of the box.Meanwhile, Friendship bested Mahaica 5-4 on sudden-death penalty kicks, after regulation time ended 3-3.For Friendship, Dillon Wright copped a double in the 10th and 27th minutes while Clive Andries added a goal in the 62nd minute.For Mahaica, Travis Adams fashioned a brace in the 15th and 41st minutes, while Shamar McPherson made an 80th minute strike.The eventual champions of the event will pocket $500 000 and the championship trophy. On the other hand, the second-, third- and fourth-place finishers will receive $200 000, $150 000 and $100 000 respectively and the corresponding trophy.Similarly, individual prizes will also be awarded for Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the tournament, MVP of the final, Best Goalkeeper of the tournament and the Best Goalkeeper of the final. Some of the major sponsors of the tournament include Bakewell Guyana Incorporated, ExxonMobil, the NSC, Flavours Boss and the Colin Talbot Construction Services.last_img read more

Germany rejects EC rulings and approves betting 2nd State Treaty

first_imgShare StumbleUpon Submit MoneyMatrix boosts wire transfer options by integrating Klarna’s Sofort August 24, 2020 Related Articles Martin Lycka – Regulatory high temperatures cancel industry’s ‘silly season’ August 11, 2020 Mateusz Juroszek – Non-stop STS will expand amid industry disruptions August 12, 2020 Share Despite being deemed a ‘non-viable solution’ by the European Commission, the German Bundestag (lower-house) yesterday approved the progression of 2nd Modified State Treaty on Gambling (Glücksspieländerungsstaatsvertrag).Progressing the treaty, which allows a ‘transitional arrangement’ for bookmakers to offer online betting services as the German government revamps its national gambling framework expected in 2018.Last October, German officials presented the Second Treaty to the European Court of Justice seeking for approval of its temporary measures for sports betting licensing.Under pressure from national sports stakeholders, German ministers looked to present amendments that would temporarily fix the previously rejected ‘20-operator licensing cap’ established in the controversial Hesse Sports Betting Treaty.However, this week the EC contacted the German government directly to inform them that its temporary arrangements had been rejected outright as its courts deemed the Second Treaty to be unfit for European business purposes and an ‘unworkable solution’.On Thursday, despite the EC’s rejection, German Heads of State signed for the progression of the 2nd State Treaty, allowing for temporary licensing to be granted to 35 ‘applicant’ sports betting operators.Speaking on the matter, mybet Holdings CEO Markus Peuler stated that his company supported the motion“The preliminary permission has the same effect as a licence. On time with putting our new product platform fully into operation on 21 March, we now have legal certainty for our sports betting offer in the German market for the time being”.While German betting stakeholders will be pleased with the temporary amendments, the German government and its ministers will likely face questioning from the EC and EU regarding its approval of a vetoed mandate.The German CDU government now enters a crucial six-month period ahead of the country’s national elections this September. Industry commentators have pointed out whether the government will have the time to pursue a full-scale revamp of betting laws.last_img read more

Wellington Chamber golf tournament results

first_imgSumner Newscow report — Results of the 2015 Wellington Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic held Saturday are as follows:First Flight First place –  Chaney Stallbaumer, Buddy Robertson, Brian Peck, Kurt Eck: 52, $110 each.Second place – Dave Gaston, Laurie Gaston, Grant Ledbetter, Hunter Leichner: 52, $80 each.Third place –  Nick Becker, Mark Miller, Leander Greene, Derek Harrison: 53, $60 each.Second Flight First place – Adam Ricke, Monty Troutman, John Ott, Shelley Hansel: 61, $110 each.Second place – Kyle Roach, R. Hagemann, Brice Lowe, David Alfaro: 61, $80 each.Third place – Greg Renn, Austin Renn, Nick Anderson, Joey Stewart: 62, $60 each.Third Flight First place – Dalton Wiley, Walt Gould,Tyler Norris, Doug Norris: 67, $110, ea.Second place – Mark Goodrum, Curt Guinn, Jeff Masonhall, Brent Reed: 67, $80 ea.Third place - Vanessa Sawyer, Melissa Meeker, Cherity Elder, Megan Ginterby: 67, $60 ea.Follow us on Twitter. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img read more