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Loch Long

Loch Long is a body of water in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. The Sea Loch extends from the Firth of Clyde at its southwestern end, it measures 20 miles in length, with a width of between 1 and 2 miles. The loch has an arm, Loch Goil, on its western side. Loch Long forms part of the coast of the Cowal peninsula and forms the entire western coastline of the Rosneath Peninsula. Loch Long was the boundary between Argyll and Dunbartonshire. However, in 1996 boundary redrawing meant that it moved wholly within the council area of Argyll and Bute. Villages on the loch include Cove on the east shore near its foot. Several Scottish sea fishing records are attributed to the loch: The Ardentinny Outdoor Education Centre on the western shore uses the loch for watersports, it is now a popular area for diving on the numerous wrecks. The Finnart Oil Terminal is located on the eastern shore of the loch, linked to the Grangemouth Refinery via a 58-mile-long pipeline; the eastern shore is the location of the Royal Navy's Coulport Armament depot, part of HMNB Clyde, the Glen Mallan jetty, linked to Glen Douglas defence munitions depot.

The loch was used as a testing ground for torpedoes during World War II and contains numerous wrecks. Map sources for Loch LongGaelic place names of Scotland Map showing Loch Long, circa 1600, National Library of Scotland Video footage of the old Arrochar steamer pier

Rosa Francisca Dolors Molas Vallvé

Saint Rosa Francisca Dolors Molas Vallvé was a Spanish Roman Catholic nun. Following her solemn profession as a nun she assumed the name of "Maria Rosa" and established the religious congregation known as the Sisters of Our Lady of Consolation. Vallvé decided that her order would be devoted to women and for service to the poor who required aid. Pope Paul VI beatified her in mid 1977 and she was canonized in late 1988 as a result of the recognition of three miracles attributed to her intercession, she remains as a patron saint of her order. Rosa Francisca Dolors Molas Vallvé was born on 24 March 1815 in Spain to Jose Molas and Maria Vallvé, she was baptized on 25 March. She was known as a child for her intuitive and sensitive nature with tenderness to the poor and those on the peripheries; as a child she was empathetic to the plight of others and wanted to devote herself to alleviating the suffering of those people. Her First Communion witnessed the birth of her religious calling and she decided that she wanted to consecrate herself to God as a professed religious, assuming the name of "Maria Rosa".

In January 1841 she entered the Corporation Sisters of Charity. She remained in the city on 11 June 1844 to help people despite the bombardment of the city by the troops of General Zurbano, she went with her fellow sisters to Tortosa in 1849 where the scope of her mission expanded. On 14 March 1857 she established her own religious congregation for women to assist in aiding the poor and the outcasts, she named the order the Sisters of Our Lady of Consolation on 14 November 1858. In May 1876 she could feel that her health was declining and that her end was near, she remarked to her confessor: "Be it done the holy will of God". She died on 11 June 1876; the canonization process commenced under Pope Pius XII on 27 July 1951 with the commencement of two local processes in Spain that would collect documents and witness testimonies in order to compile the Positio. The commencement of the cause gave her the title Servant of God and the processes were both ratified on 23 November 1956 so that the cause could proceed to the next stage.

The documentation did not receive consideration until a decade after and it culminated on 4 October 1974 when Pope Paul VI proclaimed her to be Venerable after recognizing the fact that she lived a life of heroic virtue. The diocesan tribunal for the evaluation of two miracles commenced and concluded in 1954 and was ratified on 23 November 1956 along with the process for the accumulation of documentation, it was not until two decades that the Congregation for the Causes of Saints in Rome began to evaluate it. On 20 January 1977 the Pope approved them and beatified her on 1 May 1977; the miracle was the healing of Elvira Ruiz Llopis who had severe peritonitis and was taken to hospital on 4 October 1944 where the sisters running the hospital prayed for the intercession of Vallvé. Against all odds of survival, she recovered from her ailment; the miracle for canonization was investigated and was ratified in 1987. Pope John Paul II approved it on 28 March 1988 and canonized her on 11 December 1988.

Hagiography Circle Santi e Beati Sisters of Our Lady of Consolation

My Own Thing

My Own Thing is the debut studio album by the Christian rapper Manafest. It was independently released on December 2, 2003; the release attracted the notice of Trevor McNevan of the Ontario-based rock band Thousand Foot Krutch and led shortly after to Manafest's signing with BEC Recordings under the Uprok Records label for his next album. After its initial release, the 2005 track "Skills" was added as track 5 on the album; the release only reviews. They were however positive. Rapzilla praised the album saying "Manafest does an excellent job at sharing the message of Christ throughout My Own Thing, for peeps inside and outside of the four walls; this record is worth adding to your collection. I wouldn’t doubt if you continue to hear strong efforts from Manafest in the future". Cross Rhythms positively noted "Manafest, brings an unusual and varied offering from the northern climes of Canada.... Overall, a strong album with a gritty East Coast edge and heavy rock grooves". RationaL went on to state: "I get the feeling, after numerous listens, that My Own Thing had the makings of something special.

Little promotion or hype was put into this release, somewhat of a disappointment, when it is clear that Manafest is a talented artist with loads of potential. Nonetheless, the LP was a nice refreshment from the everyday hip-hop album, despite the lack of hype surrounding this release, you can expect big things from the Canadian kid in the near future. My Own Thing is just a taste of things to come". -Numbers in parenthesis symbolize track numbers Manafest - lead vocals, executive producer Jusachyl - additional vocals on track 11 Relic the Oddity - additional vocals on track 14, scratching Aubrey Noronha - vocals DJ Versatile - scratching Trevor McNevan - additional vocals on bonus track 5 John Gillard - guitar Adam Messinger - mixing Rob Berger - vocals, mixing That Brotha Lokey - producer Melanie Greenwood - photography, graphic design What I Got to Say on YouTubeLyric videosSkills on YouTube Track 4, 6, 7, 8, 17 & 19 off the album were re-released on Manafest's 2005 album Epiphany. "Childs of Light" is an old song from Under One King, the hip-hop group started by Chris Greenwood and his fellow rapper Jusachyl before he became Manafest.

In 2004, Manafest released a My Own Thing vinyl EP which included the tracks "What I Got to Say", "Slang Talkin'", "Down Town", an alternate mix of "Down Town", a few instrumental versions of the songs. The EP was released under Frontline Records

James S. Wadsworth

James Samuel Wadsworth was a philanthropist, a Union general in the American Civil War. He was mortally wounded in battle during the Battle of the Wilderness of 1864. Wadsworth was born to wealthy parents in Geneseo in Livingston County in western New York State, his father, James Wadsworth, was the owner of one of the largest portfolios of cultivated land in the state, young Wadsworth was groomed to fulfill the responsibilities he would inherit. He attended both Harvard University and Yale University, studied law, was admitted to the bar, but had no intention of practicing, he spent the majority of his life managing his family's estate. Wadsworth built Hartford House in Geneseo, NY upon his marriage in 1834 to the former Mary Craig Wharton of Philadelphia. Out of a sense of noblesse oblige, he became a philanthropist and entered politics, first as a Democrat, but as one of the organizers of the Free Soil Party, which joined the Republican Party in 1856. In 1861, he was a member of the Washington peace conference, an unofficial gathering of Northern and Southern moderates attempted to avert war.

But after war became inevitable, he considered it his duty to volunteer. Despite his complete lack of military experience at the outbreak of the Civil War, Wadsworth was commissioned a major general in the New York state militia in May 1861, he served as a civilian volunteer aide-de-camp to Maj. Gen. Irvin McDowell at the First Battle of Bull Run on July 8. McDowell recommended him for command and, on August 9, Wadsworth was commissioned a brigadier general, he led the 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, of the I Corps of the army until March 17. From March 17 to September 7, 1862, Wadsworth commanded the Military District of Washington. During the preparations for Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan's Peninsula Campaign, Wadsworth complained to President Abraham Lincoln that he had insufficient troops to defend the capital due to McClellan's plan to take a large number of them with him to the Virginia Peninsula. Lincoln countermanded McClellan's plan and restored a full corps to the Washington defenses, generating ill feelings between McClellan and Wadsworth.

Seeing no prospects for serving in McClellan's army, Wadsworth allowed his name to be put into nomination for governor of New York against antiwar Democrat Horatio Seymour, but he declined to leave active duty to campaign and lost the election. After McClellan left the Army of the Potomac, after the serious Union defeat at the Battle of Fredericksburg, Wadsworth was appointed commander of the 1st Division, I Corps on December 27, 1862, replacing Brig. Gen. John Gibbon, promoted to command of the 2nd Division in the II Corps, he led this division until June 15, 1863, with two brief stints commanding the I Corps in January and March for about ten days combined. Wadsworth was admired in his new division because he spent considerable effort looking after the welfare of his men, making sure that their rations and housing were adequate, they were impressed that he was so devoted to the Union cause that he had given up a comfortable life to serve in the Army without drawing pay. Wadsworth and his division's first test in combat was at the Battle of Chancellorsville in May 1863.

He made a faltering start in maneuvering his men across the Rappahannock River below Fredericksburg and they ended up being only engaged during the battle. His performance at the Battle of Gettysburg was much more substantial. Arriving in the vanguard of Maj. Gen. John F. Reynolds's I Corps on July 1, 1863, Wadsworth's division bore much of the brunt of the overwhelming Confederate attack that morning and afternoon, they were able to hold out against attacks from both the west and north, providing the time to bring up sufficient forces to hold the high ground south of town and win the battle. But by the time the division retreated back through town to Cemetery Hill that evening, it had suffered over 50% casualties. Despite these losses, on the second day of battle, Wadsworth's division was assigned to the defense of part of Culp's Hill; when most of XII Corps was ordered to the left flank of the army, Wadsworth sent three regiments to reinforce the brigade of Brig. Gen. George S. Greene, holding the summit of the hill.

I Corps had been so damaged at Gettysburg that, when the Army of the Potomac was reorganized in March 1864, its surviving regiments were dispersed to other corps. After an eight-month leave of absence, much of it spent inspecting colored troops on duty in the Mississippi Valley, Wadsworth was named commander of the 4th Division, V Corps, composed of troops from his old division and that led by Maj. Gen. Abner Doubleday; this speaks well for his performance at Gettysburg, because a number of his contemporaries were left without assignments when the army reorganized or were sent to minor assignment elsewhere. At the start of Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Overland Campaign, Wadsworth led his division in Maj. Gen. Gouverneur K. Warren's V Corps at the Battle of the Wilderness. On this day Wadsworth was Grant's oldest divisional commander at 56 years old, about nine years older than the next oldest. On May 5, Wadsworth was ordered to help defend the left of the Union position. However, he had lost his direction in the dense Wilderness underbrush and drifted to the north, exposing the left of his division to a sudden and harsh attack, which in turn led to the same treatment of the Union division next to Wadsworth.

Wadsworth was mortally wounded on May 6, trying to turn his two intact brigades when he was shot in the back of his head

Tu Manera

"Tu Manera" is a song recorded by Romanian singer Inna, digitally released on 1 March 2019 by Roc Nation as the fourth single for her sixth studio album Yo. It was written by Cristina Maria Chiluiza, while production was handled by David Ciente. "Tu Manera" is a Spanish-language dance and Caribbean-influenced pop song that represents Inna falling for someone through its lyrics. A music video for the song was released on 7 March 2019. Commercially, "Tu Manera" reached number 78 on Romania's Airplay 100 chart, it was included on the soundtrack of the American television series Grand Hotel, as well as used for Need for Speed Heat. "Tu Manera" was written by Inna along with Cristina Maria Chiluiza, while production was handled by David Ciente. The latter engineered it, Sergiu Mustață was hired for its mixing and mastering process. "Tu Manera" was digitally released in various countries as the fourth single from Inna's sixth studio album Yo on 1 March 2019 by Roc Nation. It is a Spanish language dance and Caribbean-influenced pop song, featuring "very sticky and cheerful" lyrics about falling for someone.

Elias Leight of Rolling Stone called "Tu Manera" a "cheerful" mixture of American singer Gwen Stefani's "Hollaback Girl", Peruvian band Novalima's "Machete" and material by Colombian band Bomba Estéreo. In an interview, Inna described the track as "one of the most commercial songs" from Yo, as well as "super repetitive uptempo", she said on its creation: "It started with a bass that we fell in love with. We wanted to do something super simple, not so many melodies. Just the bass by itself sounds like a hit." An accompanying music video for "Tu Manera" was uploaded onto Inna's official YouTube channel on 7 March 2019. It was directed by Bogdan Păun of NGM Creative, while Alexandru Mureșan was hired for its filming process. In an interview, Inna reflected on the shooting: "I had lots of fun at the shooting Actually, I did not feel like I was at a shooting. I did everything that went through my head, without limits, like when I was little." The video opens with a backwards-motion scene of the singer walking with a bicycle as people either put the set together or dismantle the set in the background.

Throughout the rest of the clip, Inna proceeds into performing in front of a house in a dusty landscape, "dancing on the street, riding a bike and sitting on a red couch in a pickup truck", among other activities. Her fashion, as described by CelebMix's Jonathan Currinn, is "laidback and simple", with her wearing a yellow T-shirt reading the word "Love", Uhlsport red running shorts and Balenciaga trainers. According to Currinn, the music video reflects Inna's "bright and fun" energy and personality hinted at in the visuals for "Un Momento", "Wow" and "Good Time". Libertatea echoed Currinn's thoughts. Shock noticed the contrast between the dusty landscape and Inna's appearance that had "a touch of sensuality and charm". In addition to the music video, a vertical video was released online on 16 April 2019. Shot in Miami, it shows Inna "flaunt her figure in a yellow long sleeve bodysuit, paired with sunglasses whilst her hair combed back away from her face". Digital download"Tu Manera" – 2:45


Herfølge is a suburb of the town of Køge, located about 5 kilometers south of central Køge, is a part of Køge Municipality. The suburb is connected with direct train to Køge, Næstved and Roskilde at the railway line Lille Syd; the settlement of Tinggården built in 1978 as a result of a competition from the Danish Ministry of Housing on alternative settlements and dwellings, is located on the eastern outskirts of Herfølge. In recent years, a newer settlement called "Fremtidens Parcelhuse", consisting of 80 various low energy houses, has started construction south of Tinggården. Herfølge is known for Herfølge Boldklub, which won the Danish National Football Championship in 2000; the Danish film producer Peter Aalbæk Jensen is a resident of Herfølge