Hall of Heroes – a moving tribute to Bayonne veterans

first_imgTo the Editor:Congratulations to Matthew Piscopo for his vision and dedication to the Hall of Heroes Project, which honors the Veterans of Bayonne. It is a beautiful, visual testament to our brave veterans to have their pictures (in uniform) displayed on the walls of city hall for all to admire in perpetuity. We should all be grateful to the veterans of Bayonne for their sacrifice and service, and grateful to Matthew for bringing this wonderful memorial to life.My family was very happy to submit our father’s Army picture, and very proud to see it displayed in such a dignified memorial. I am sure he would be very proud too!Everyone should make the time to visit the Hall of Heroes at City Hall and enjoy this well-deserved tribute to the veterans of Bayonne. Kudos and thanks to our honored veterans and to Matthew too – We salute you! BARBARA KAYElast_img read more

A CU guide to CEO pay

first_imgToday’s market for credit union CEO talent is competitive, and it will grow even more competitive as baby boomers continue to retire.That’s why credit union leaders must stay current on the latest executive compensation trends, whether they want to retain their current leader or quickly attract a new one.Here are a few things credit union leaders should know about executive compensation based on CUNA’s research:The top perks provided to credit union CEOs generally are cell phones, tablets or computers, professional association memberships, and vehicles. 17SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr continue reading »last_img read more

Owners of Pullenvale home ready to downsize from acreage property

first_imgMore from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 2019135 Airlie Rd, Pullenvale. 135 Airlie Rd, Pullenvale. 135 Airlie Rd, Pullenvale.This beautiful home at Pullenvale is on the market and comes with a stunning infinity-edge pool and horse arena.The five-bedroom, five-bathroom home, at 135 Airlie Rd, is on 1.96ha and features magnificent views.center_img 135 Airlie Rd, Pullenvale.There’s a wet bar, cinema room with projector and a luxurious gourmet gallery-style kitchen with Blanco stainless steel appliances, walk-in pantry, and a built-in coffee machine and microwave.Brisbane West Kenmore agent Franzwa Van Vuuren said the owners lived locally.“They own another acreage property and are downsizing to a smaller property,” he said.“The children have left home and no longer have a need for horse or acreage facilities.”The home also features a cellar, gas stone fireplace, home office and ducted airconditioning.last_img read more

Senators’ Bobby Ryan nets hat trick, hockey world reacts on Twitter

first_imgMORE: What a night for Bobby RyanThe veteran of 12-plus years was playing in his 18th game of the 2019-20 season and his second game back after taking a leave of absence in November to enter the NHL/NHLPA player assistance program. Ryan recently revealed his struggles with alcohol.Long considered one of the NHL’s good guys, the American winger’s night was heralded on Twitter by the hockey world.He deserves every second of this. What a performance brother. You are a incredible human and this is what it’s all about. https://t.co/ijXD4pqu6a— Nathan Thompson (@NateThompson44) February 28, 2020This is incredible. Standing ovation for Bobby Ryan. Who gets emotional on the bench.I really really hope his wife and kids are here right now. pic.twitter.com/BcQ4WFw8Dz— Hailey Salvian (@hailey_salvian) February 28, 2020For anyone struggling with addiction, don’t give up. This is a very inspirational story. Good on you Bobby Ryan. #courage #hatty https://t.co/6dTY0njF5P— Hayley Wickenheiser (@wick_22) February 28, 2020This is awesome. So happy for Bobby Ryan, who has always been one of the really nice guys in the NHL. Great for Sens’ fan to make it even more special for him. https://t.co/zxkVbzXx9h— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) February 28, 2020I cheer for people, not teams and this is just so great. Good for Bobby Ryan. https://t.co/j0tZxsLsCg— Jeff Marek (@JeffMarek) February 28, 2020After 100 days of sobriety, Bobby Ryan returned to the Senators lineup and in his first game at home he gets a hattrick and a huge standing ovation!These are the moments that make hockey special #HockeyGodsExistpic.twitter.com/6tVGbvCtDS— The Hockey Gods! (@HockeyGods) February 28, 2020David Ayres, Jay Bouwmeester, Bobby Ryan.What a week for great hockey stories…and better people.— John Shannon (@JShannonhl) February 28, 2020No better story in sports right now than Bobby Ryan getting a hat trick tonight. So happy for him.— Mike Grinnell (@MikeGrinnell_) February 28, 2020 It was an emotional night at the Canadian Tire Centre.In his first home game since returning to the Ottawa Senators lineup, Bobby Ryan potted a hat trick — his first three-goal game since 2014 and first multigoal game since 2016. The fans rejoiced and chanted his name, his teammates celebrated him and gave him stick taps. Ryan was in tears on the bench.last_img read more