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CBAT-DT

CBAT-DT is the CBC Television owned-and-operated television station for the province of New Brunswick. Licensed to Fredericton, its studios are located on Vanier Highway in Fredericton, it broadcasts a high-definition over-the-air digital signal on UHF channel 31. There is a high definition feed offered on Rogers Cable digital channel 514 and Bell Aliant TV channel 400; this station can be seen on Rogers Cable, Bell Aliant TV channel 3 and Bell TV channel 196. It broadcast from a transmitter located on Mount Champlain near Saint John, its city of license until 2011, operated a network of rebroadcasters throughout the province; the station first went on the air on March 22, 1954 as CHSJ-TV, owned by the Irving family's New Brunswick Broadcasting Company along with CHSJ radio and located in Saint John. The Irvings owned Saint John's main newspaper, The Telegraph-Journal, its network of rebroadcasters was built up between 1961 and 1978. CHSJ was the CBC affiliate for southern New Brunswick while CKCW-TV in Moncton served the northern and eastern portion.

However, in 1969, CKCW switched to CTV and signed on a full-time satellite in Saint John, CKLT-TV. Since CHSJ needed time to build rebroadcasters in the southern part of the province, three of CKCW's rebroadcasters continued to air some CBC programming until 1976. Over the years, CHSJ had a tendency to pre-empt large blocks of network programming, forcing an entire province to miss several of CBC's most well-known shows. After numerous complaints, in 1988 the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ordered CHSJ to clear the base 35-hour block of CBC programming when MITV came along that year with stations in Halifax and Saint John. Although CBC's Fredericton and Moncton studios had produced programming for CHSJ as early as the 1970s, New Brunswick remained the final province to get a CBC owned-and-operated television station. In 1994, CBC bought CHSJ-TV from the Irvings, recalled it as CBAT-TV, relocated its operations to Fredericton; until the end of analog broadcasting in Canada, CBAT was the only CBC-owned station with a "-TV" suffix in its callsign.

The station's flagship 6 p.m. newscast has been broadcast from Fredericton since the 1980s, first as the CBC News for New Brunswick as NB Now. This arrangement continued until 2000, when the national restructuring of CBC local news led to the creation of Canada Now, which consisted of a half-hour national and international news segment produced from Vancouver airing at 6 p.m. and a locally produced half-hour segment airing at 6:30 p.m. Following the cancellation of Canada Now in 2007, the station's local news reverted to a full-hour format as CBC News: New Brunswick at Six. On August 31, 2009, CBC New Brunswick expanded the supper-time newscast from 60 to 90 minutes and pushed it back an hour in compliance with CBC News' mandate for more local news coverage; the 5:30 p.m. portion was titled CBC News: Maritimes at 5:30, was seen on Prince Edward Island on CBCT. In January 2010, CBC News: Maritimes at 5:30 was replaced with an extra half hour of the provincial newscasts on CBAT and CBCT; as of September 2012, CBAT carries regional Maritime newscasts at 11 p.m. on Sunday - Friday and at 7 p.m. on Saturdays.

CBAT-TV was the only CBC owned-and-operated television station to simulcast a local CBC Radio One station's morning program until other O&Os began doing the same in 2014. CBAT-TV's New Brunswick First is a simulcast of CBZF-FM's Information Morning, airing on weekday mornings from 6-8 a.m. The current local anchor on CBAT is Harry Forestell. Past anchors have included Andy Wilson, Todd Battis, Carole MacNeil, Geoff Britt, Anita Sharma, Terry Seguin and Genevieve Tomney. Weathercaster Rose Arseneault was popular with viewers until she lost her job due to budget cutbacks in 2000; the weather forecast is now done by meteorologist Ryan Snoddon via satellite from CBC Halifax. In 2003, CBAT made a controversial programming decision to pre-empt CBC's broadcast of Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals in order to carry live returns from the provincial election; the station is carried on cable across the border in Maine in the cities of Presque Isle and Houlton, as well as in Washington County. CBAT had 7 analog television rebroadcasters throughout New Brunswick in communities such as Saint John and Moncton.

Due to federal funding reductions to the CBC, in April 2012, the CBC responded with substantial budget cuts, which included shutting down CBC's and Radio-Canada's remaining analog transmitters on July 31, 2012. None of CBC or Radio-Canada's rebroadcasters were converted to digital; the analog transmitter had covered Saint John. On March 23, 2011, the CRTC denied an application by the CBC to install a digital transmitter that provided coverage to Fredericton, but not Saint John. A few months the CRTC approved the application in conjunction with maintaining the existing analog transmitter at a reduced power to maintain coverage in Saint John; the CBC stated that this decrease in coverage was due to financial reasons and the CBC did not commit to restoring this coverage at a future date. CBC New Brunswick CBAT-DT history – Canadian Communications Foundation Query the REC Canadian station database for CBAT-TV Query TV Fool's coverage map for CBAT

St. Agnes Cathedral (Rockville Centre, New York)

St. Agnes Cathedral is a Roman Catholic Cathedral in Rockville Centre, New York, on Long Island, it is the seat of the Diocese of Rockville Centre. The Most Reverend John Oliver Barres is the ordinary bishop of the Diocese and pastor of the Cathedral parish; the Saint Agnes Cathedral School is on campus with the Cathedral. The Parish of St. Agnes was founded in 1887, when the first Mass was celebrated at Walter Johnson's blacksmith shop with an anvil as the altar. By 1890, the blacksmith shop could no longer accommodate the parishioners so a small group rented the Gildersleeve's Hall in the local Institute Building. Next, a former school building was used as a church. St. Agnes Parish was established by Bishop Charles Edward McDonnell of Brooklyn, in 1894. In 1905, a white marble stone Church was built, to serve the Catholic population of Rockville Centre. Due to the increasing number of parishioners, the small marble church grew insufficient for the needs of the parish, so demolition began in 1933, under the direction of Msgr.

Peter Quealy. In 1935 the current building was completed and in 1957, Pope Pius XII announced the formation of the Diocese of Rockville Centre and appointed Most Rev. Walter P. Kellenberg to be its bishop. 1981 saw a major facelift for the aging building and while the Cathedral was being renovated, daily Mass was celebrated in the Episcopal Church of the Ascension located across the street. In 1986, Mother Teresa spoke at a prayer service. Completed in 2004, the St Agnes Parish Center celebrated its grand opening, it has served for parish activities since. In 2007, the Cathedral participated in a year-long celebration for the 50th Anniversary of the Diocese of Rockville Centre. St. Agnes Cathedral School, located on the Cathedral parish property, was founded in 1917, was instrumental in the growth of the parish, it is under the leadership of Mrs. Cecilia St. John, Principal and Mr. Brian Jensen, Assistant Principal. In May 2007, Msgr. Robert Guglielmone was named the Rector, replacing Msgr. James Kelly.

He was formally installed on September 23, 2007. Guglielmone was subsequently named bishop of the Diocese of Charleston, South Carolina and was ordained and installed on March 25, 2009. Bishop Guglielmone was succeeded by Msgr. William Koenig, who served as an Associate Pastor 10 years prior. In June 2010, Msgr. Robert Brennan was assigned to Long Beach, New York as pastor of Our Lady of the Isle Parish, he served as an associate pastor at St. Agnes for 16 years. Msgr. Brennan will continue to be the Vicar General for the Diocese of Rockville Centre. For 19 years, St. Agnes Cathedral did not have a major pipe organ in the cathedral proper; the original pipe organ from the 1930s was built by the Wurlitzer Company and remained in use until 1972. The rector of that time was concerned with maintaining the parish schools so an electronic organ was temporarily installed. A small Moeller pipe organ was located in the 1960s and 70s near the Blessed Sacrament Chapel and moved to the Lower Church; the previous church building of 1905 contained a Midmer pipe organ, enlarged by a Rockville Centre pipe organ builder when a larger rear gallery was built in the "Marble Church."

To mark the Jubilee Year of 2000 plans were made to build a new pipe organ for St. Agnes Cathedral Parish; the organ is located in 3 locations in the cathedral to serve the congregation and other ministers. In 2001, The Wicks Organ Company of Highland, installed the organ. St. Agnes Cathedral has three choirs: The Cathedral Choir of Men and Boys, the Junior and Senior Divisions of the Cathedral Girls Choir, the Cathedral Chorale and Schola Cantorum; the choirs are directed by Mr. Michael Bower. On May 1, 2019, St. Michael's Choir School visited St. Agnes Cathedral as part of their 2019 New York Tour, they collaborated with the Cathedral and Diocesan Choirs of the Diocese of Rockville Centre as part of the concert. Bishop Most Reverend John Oliver Barres, Bishop of Rockville Centre Parish Staff Rev. Msgr. William Koenig, Rector Rev. Seth N. Awo-Doku, Associate Pastor Rev. German Villabon, O. S. A. Associate Pastor Rev. James H. Hansen, Associate Pastor In Residence Rev. Msgr. James Vlaun Rt. Rev. Msgr.

James P. Kelly, Rector Emeritus Most Rev. William F. Murphy, S. T. D. Diocesan Bishop Emeritus Deacons Rev. Mr. Thomas McDaid List of Catholic cathedrals in the United States Official Cathedral Site Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville Centre Official Site

Ian Hargreaves

Ian Richard Hargreaves CBE is Professor of Digital Economy at Cardiff University, Wales, UK. His career in British journalism includes several beats at the Financial Times, Directorship of BBC News & Current Affairs, Editorship of The Independent and the New Statesman. In October 2010 he was invited to head an independent commission to consider "how the Intellectual Property framework supports growth and innovation" by the UK Prime Minister David Cameron; the resulting report was published in May 2011. The government declared its intention to implement the review's findings, which include a more flexible approach to copyright, in August 2011. Hargreaves was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2012 Birthday Honours for services to the creative economy and higher education. In 2015, he became a co-founder of Creative Cardiff, with Justin Lewis, he attended Burnley Grammar School on Byron Street in Burnley and Altrincham Grammar School for Boys. He was educated at Cambridge where he read English with French.

He married Elizabeth Crago in 1972. They have a son and a daughter. In 1993 he married Adele Blakebrough, CEO of the Social Business Trust and they have two daughters. 2003 Journalism: Truth or Dare? Oxford University Press. 2005 Journalism - A short Introduction, Oxford University Press Independent review of intellectual property and growth website Cardiff Centre for Journalism Studies website Moral Maze bio Community Action Network website

Steve Smith (Minnesota politician)

Steven "Steve" Smith was a Minnesota politician and a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives representing District 33A, which includes portions of Hennepin and Wright counties in the western Twin Cities metropolitan area. A Republican, he was an attorney by profession. Smith was first elected in 1990, was reelected every two years thereafter until defeated in 2012. Prior to the 1992 legislative redistricting, he represented the old District 43A, prior to the 2002 redistricting, he represented the old District 34A, his top legislative priorities included government reform. Smith was vice chair of the House Ethics Committee, a member of the Finance Committee, a member of the Finance subcommittee for the Public Safety Finance Division, he served as deputy minority leader. He was chair of the Civil Law Committee from 1999–2002, the Judiciary Policy and Finance Committee during the 2003-2004 biennium, the Public Safety Policy and Finance Committee during the 2005-2006 biennium. Smith was defeated in the 2012 Republican primary by Tea Party activist Cindy Pugh.

Smith graduated from Lester Prairie High School in Lester Prairie went on to the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, graduating with a B. A. in political science. He attended Oklahoma City University School of Law in Oklahoma City, earning his J. D.. He served on the Mound City Council from 1984–1986, as mayor of Mound from 1987-1990, he was found dead at his home, where he lived alone, on April 7, 2014. Steve Smith at Minnesota Legislators Past & Present Minnesota Public Radio Votetracker: Rep. Steve Smith Project Votesmart - Rep. Steve Smith Profile

Erchie (Maiori)

Erchie is an Italian village and hamlet of the municipality of Maiori in the Province of Salerno, Campania. It is part of the Amalfi Coast and its population is 83; the village is located on the Tyrrhenian coast between Maiori. It is 12 km far from 14 from Amalfi; the inhabited area is surrounded by the Lattari Mountains. Erchie is set, in a secluded valley that opens onto the beach and a dreamy bay; the heart of the village is the main beach surrounded by rocky slopes covered with luxuriant vegetation dispersed with little houses. Many exclusive beaches and coves where to bathe, dive or take the sun, are hidden along the coast and can be reached only by boat. With a few hundred inhabitants fishermen, Erchie is one of the least populated hamlets in the Amalfi Coast. Nonetheless, its favorable location and relative tranquility have made Erchie a popular destination among tourists. Sorrentine Peninsula Media related to Erchie at Wikimedia Commons

Panos Pictures

Panos Pictures is a photo agency based in London and founded in 1986. It specialises in stories about global social issues for international media and NGOs using photography and video, it produces exhibitions and long-term documentary projects. As of September 2015, Adrian Evans has a controlling share in the company. Panos Pictures began in 1986 as a small independent for-profit photo agency specialising in environmental issues, it was founded and owned by environmental charity Panos London out of its photo archive. Adrian Evans spent five years overseeing its expansion. Panos London closed in 2013; the Panos Institute, a sister organisation of Panos Pictures, has been renamed Panos Network, a network of five member institutes. Panos Pictures has at any time a group of twenty of its photographers, called Panos Profile, whom it represents more comprehensively than its wider group of photographers, which it calls Panos Network. Amnesty International: Celebrating Human Dignity and Freedom: Photos by Panos Pictures.

New York: Universe, 2010. ISBN 978-0789321275. Amnesty International wall calendar. Amnesty International: 2013: Photos by Panos Pictures. New York: Universe, 2012. ISBN 978-0789325211. Amnesty International wall calendar. Amnesty International: 2015: Photos by Panos Pictures. New York: Universe, 2014. ISBN 978-0789328151. Amnesty International wall calendar. Agenda-Diary 2015: Photographs by Panos Pictures. ASIN B005KJJIYA. Amnesty International weekly planner. Coffee and Cafes, Society Café, Bath, 27 March 2012 –?. Photographs by Panos Pictures photographers Adam Hinton, Alfredo D’Amato, Mark Henley, Ivor Prickett, Fredrik Naumann, George Georgiou, Chris Stowers, Stefan Boness, Alfredo Caliz, Stuart Freedman, Tim Dirven and Liba Taylor. Call the World Brother, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, 23 May – 14 July 2013. Photographs by Panos Pictures photographers GMB Akash, Chloe Dewe Mathews, Robin Hammond, Chris Keulen, Andrew McConnell, Espen Rasmussen, Martin Roemers and Stephan Vanfleteren. Coincided with The Eye International Photography Festival and represented 25 years of Panos Pictures.

#FutureofCities, Somerset House, London, 24 April – 10 May 2015. Agence Vu Black Star Gamma Magnum Photos Sygma VII Photo Agency Official website Conversations in Photography: 25 years of Panos Pictures