Talks have begun for ‘tidy island initiative’ for Tory Island

first_img Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ Twitter Twitter A major clean up has concluded on Tory Island which has sparked further talks about a ‘tidy island initiative’ there.Almost 20 loads of rubbish were removed from the island over the past week with 20,000 euro also being announced for a holding bay for recycling on the island.Councillor Michael Colm Mac Giolla Easbig said talks have already begun of a tidy island initiative.He says the various bodies are hoping the New Year will see some progress:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/tory1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North By admin – December 6, 2016 center_img Talks have begun for ‘tidy island initiative’ for Tory Island WhatsApp WhatsApp Previous articleRank and file Gardai vote to accept Labour Court pay dealNext articleCalls for more funding in flood prevention measures in Donegal admin Homepage BannerNews Pinterest Facebook Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

NBA playoffs 2019: Celtics sweep Pacers to advance to conference semifinals

first_imgThe fourth-seeded Celtics needed just four games against the No. 5 Pacers to advance to the Eastern Conference semifinals as Boston topped Indiana 110-106 on Sunday.The Pacers, however, weren’t going to go down without a fight. Indiana kept the game close throughout the entire matchup and even led by two at the half. Boston stars Kyrie Irving and Al Horford didn’t have a strong first half as they struggled to shoot, but they were determined to change the course of the game in the second.  C. US. RISE. pic.twitter.com/tAIx4IvsNl— Boston Celtics (@celtics) April 21, 2019Irving finished the game with just 14 points, shooting 4 of 13, while Horford also scored 14 and made just 4 of 19. Boston ultimately was able to overcome Irving and Horford’s shooting woes, thanks in large part to its bench that scored 49 points. Morris stepped up in a big way to deliver 18 points with eight rebounds and Gordon Hayward also had a strong outing, adding a team-high 20 points. [email protected] is feeling it! pic.twitter.com/MT7GWrs8v8— Boston Celtics (@celtics) April 21, 2019After earning their first playoff sweep since 2011, the Celtics will have some time off before the next round of the playoffs. They will likely face the Bucks, who are leading their opening series against the Pistons 3-0, in the conference semifinals. Milwaukee will face Detroit on Monday in Game 4 with the chance to sweep the series. The Pacers held the lead until the final seconds of the third quarter before the Celtics managed to pull ahead by one when Marcus Morris made a pair of free throws to make it 73-72 entering the fourth.  NBA playoffs 2019: Jazz’s Kyle Korver defends Donovan Mitchell after missed game-tying 3 From there, it was a back-and-forth battle as the Celtics pulled together to deliver a better offense. It wasn’t until the final six minutes that the Celtics really broke away when they went up, 87-83. With less than four minutes left, the Celtics took a 10-point lead after Boston got a steal, allowing Jayson Tatum to dunk for a 95-85 lead.  Related Newslast_img read more