The Ongoing Threats of California Wildfires

first_img Updated: 8:48 PM July 31, 2018 Ed Lenderman Categories: California News, Local San Diego News, Wildfires FacebookTwitter Posted: July 31, 2018center_img 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsCALIFORNIA (KUSI) – We haven’t even hit August yet and already 2018 is the most destructive wildfire season on record- and this comes on the heels of the previous record in 2017.KUSI’s Ed Lenderman has more details. The Ongoing Threats of California Wildfires. Ed Lenderman, last_img read more

HDFC Life gears up for IPO after scrapping merger with Max Report

first_imgThe Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) logo is seen at the BSE building in Mumbai, India, January 25, 2017.ReutersHDFC Standard Life Insurance Company, a joint venture between mortgage lender HDFC and Standard Life Plc, UK, is firming up plans to list its shares on the stock exchanges after putting on hold acquisition of rival Max Life Insurance. The decision to go ahead with the listing plan was taken at HDFC Life’s board meeting on Monday, PTI reported, citing a regulatory filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) by HDFC.Also read: SBI Life seeks capital markets regulator’s nod for IPO, says report”The IPO is subject to relevant regulatory and other necessary approvals, as applicable/ required, including that of the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDA),” HDFC said.HDFC holds 61.3 percent in the venture while Standard Life has 35 percent stake. Max Life Insurance is a joint venture between listed entity Max Financial Services and Japan’s Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. Ltd.Almost a year ago, in August 2016, the HDFC board had given its go-ahead for the merger of Max Life and Max Financial Services with HDFC Standard Life. But the plan hit a roadblock after regulator IRDA denied approval for the merger, citing the “complex nature” of merging insurance business with a financial company, prompting both parties to “evaluate various options,” PTI said.The original merger plan envisaged amalgamation of Max Life with Max Financial Services after which the insurance business was supposed to be hived off as a separate entity and transferred to HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company, according to the PTI report.HDFC shares were trading almost flat at Rs 1,661 apiece while Max Financial Services was down 2.5 percent to Rs 584 at around 11.03 am on the BSE.Max India Limited is part of the $2-billion Max Group that comprises Max Healthcare, Max Bupa Health Insurance and Max Financial Services Limited, according to its portal.last_img read more

Site plans by Groth Design GroupLast updated on Ma

first_imgSite plans by Groth Design GroupLast updated on May 15th, 2019 at 04:48 pmBoca Raton, Florida-based franchise Orangetheory Fitness could open a location in Menomonee Falls.The studio has been proposed for a vacant building located at W180 N9460 Premier Lane, just west of a Wells Fargo Bank building, according to a Village Board report.Milwaukee-based Groth Design Group Inc., on behalf of the fitness company, is seeking a conditional use permit for the building, which is owned by Dial Realty MF II LP and had previously been used by Halloween Express on a seasonal basis. The proposal was recently reviewed by Menomonee Falls’ Village Board, but pends Plan Commission approval. A mandatory public hearing will take place during a Jan. 8 Plan Commission meeting.Orangetheory in Menomonee Falls would be open from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m., and would include locker rooms and a small office.The fitness concept is based on achieving a target heart rate zone that yields physical results when maintained throughout a 60-minute interval-based session. Classes incorporate treadmills, rowing machines, and various strength building equipment.Orangetheory, which operates over 900 studios throughout the U.S., has opened local locations in Shorewood, Mequon, Brookfield, Delafield, Wauwatosa, Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward. Get our email updatesBizTimes DailyManufacturing WeeklyNonprofit WeeklyReal Estate WeeklySaturday Top 10Wisconsin Morning Headlines Subscribelast_img read more

SAINTS have secured the services of Jordan Turner

first_imgSAINTS have secured the services of Jordan Turner and Mark Percival.The centres have agreed deals which will see them contracted until the end of 2016 and 2015 respectively.Both made their debuts for Saints this season.Nathan Brown, Saints Head Coach, said: “Jordan has done well since he came to Saints and is continuing to improve and adapt to how we play. He is versatile too and has impressed us with his attitude both on and off the field.“Mark is a young home-grown player who has come into the team and done well. We’re pleased with how well he has adapted to the first team and now he needs to continue to work hard and keep his feet on the ground.”A former England under 18s Academy International and Captain, Turner joined Hull FC from Salford City Reds in 2010 before moving to Saints in 2012.He is predominately a centre but turned out for England Knights as a Stand Off at the end of the 2012 season.He’s scored five tries in 14 games so far this year and is also versatile enough to play in the back row.Academy International Mark Percival, 19, has already caught the eye with three tries and 12 goals in just seven appearances with the Saints.He is part of seven Academy players who have been given debuts this season.Anthony Walker, James Tilley, Jordan Hand, Dom Speakman, Luke Thompson and Duggie Charnock have all pulled on the Red V for the first time this year.And Joe Greenwood, Adam Swift and Nathan Ashe have all been given more game time.last_img read more