Temple Terrace, FL) – The Florida League of Cities (FLC) recently recognized City Council Member Cheri Donohue and former Mayor Mel Jurado with 2020 Home Rule Hero Awards. The women were among the more than 100 municipal officials statewide who earned the prestigious award for their tireless efforts to advance the League's legislative agenda and help protect the Home Rule powers of Florida's cities during the 2020 legislative session. … [Read more...] about Council Member, Former Mayor Honored With Home Rule Hero Awards
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As the Tokyo Games postponed, the vice president of the Chinese Olympic Committee admitted it would affect the preparation of the teams, especially given that the COVID-19 pandemic is still spreading across the world and the time to restart sporting events globally remains uncertain. … [Read more...] about IOC member Li Lingwei encourages athletes to be “real champions”
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On the air A few weekend television highlights to consider: Saturday on the NFL Network: The 49ers-Dallas NFC title games of 1981 (“The Catch”) at 12:30 p.m. and 1992 at 6:30 p.m. ... Saturday on Tennis Channel: Roger Federer’s breakthrough, beating Pete Sampras in the fourth round of the 2001 Wimbledon (8 a.m.), and the elegant Sampras-Patrick Rafter Wimbledon final of 2000 (12:30 p.m.). ... Sunday on the MLB Network: In order, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Game 7 classics featuring Dodgers-Twins in 1965 (Sandy Koufax on two days’ rest), Pirates-Orioles in 1979, Cubs-Indians in 2016 and Giants-Royals in 2014. ... Saturday on NBC Sports California, 3-11 p.m.: all three games of the A’s sweep of Minnesota in the 2006 ALDS. ... Saturday on NBATV, 2:30 p.m.: Game 6 of the 1980 Finals, Magic Johnson leading the Lakers past the 76ers in the greatest-ever playoff performance by an NBA rookie. ... From 2-10:30 p.m. on Saturday, NBC Bay Area will air all four games of … [Read more...] about How would a lost baseball season affect Giants and A’s?
Best Actress, too, seems like a three-way race between the two Globes winners, Olivia Colman and Glenn Close, and the Star Is Born player who was snubbed. Working against Lady Gaga is the fact that she’s a shoo-in for Best Song, which means she’s also going to be singing at the ceremony; voters who love to spread the wealth around might embrace the chance to see someone else up on stage, too. Colman is the natural pick for the industry’s sizable contingent of Commonwealth voters, and Hollywood loves to reward an actress for playing a queen, even a mediocre one. Close, meanwhile, is a respected veteran who fought hard to get her film made, and she’s been nominated for six Oscars without a win; to my ears, the ovation for her surprise win was the biggest of the Globes. … [Read more...] about How Will Those Bonkers Golden Globe Results Affect Oscar Picks?