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Wahta Mohawks

The Wahta Mohawks are a Mohawk First Nation in Ontario. The Wahta Mohawk Territory is their territory in the District Municipality of Muskoka, Canada near Bala, it is bounded on the west by Highway 400, a major north-south artery in the province. About one-third of the 831 citizens of Wahta Mohawk Territory live in the community of Wahta, along District Road 38, another third live within 100 km, the remainder live elsewhere; the land is made up of forest and lakes typical of the rugged Canadian Shield. It is used for hunting and fishing by Mohawk from the reserves of Kanesatake and Kahnewake Quebec, who share access to this territory, it was the site of the now defunct Iroquois Cranberry Growers, Ontario's largest cranberry farm. The farm was shuttered because of economic reasons. "Wáhta" is the Mohawk term for one of their important ceremonies. Wahta Mohawk Territory was founded in 1881 after the Sulpician Order bought land here for Mohawk from the community of Kanesatake, where there had been political and religious strife over land use rights.

About one-fifth of the Mohawk from that community moved to the new area. They share the Indian River Indian Reserve with the Chippewas of Rama First Nation. Due to a Mohawk land-claim dispute with the provincial government, the Wahta Territory known as the Gibson Reserve, prevented completion of a freeway through its land. There was an eight-kilometre gap in Highway 400, where the roadway remained a two-lane highway for several years after construction of the freeway was completed further north. In 2003 the government and the Mohawk First Nation reached an agreement allowing freeway construction through the reserve lands. Begun in 2004, construction was completed in 2008; as of March, 2018: Population: 156 Area: 61.17 Density: 2.55Out of the total 831 Wahta Mohawks, 675 live off-reserve. Iroquois Cranberry Growers Land Claim Background Iroquois Cranberry Growers 2011 Canada Census Profile

Robert L. Bacon

Robert Low Bacon was an American politician, a banker and military officer. He served as a congressman from New York from 1923 until his death in 1938, he is known as one of the authors of the Davis–Bacon Act of 1931, which regulates wages for employees on federal projects. Born in Jamaica Plain, the son of Martha Waldron Cowdin and future Secretary of State Robert Bacon, he received a common school education as a child, he went on to graduate from Harvard University in 1907 and from Harvard Law School in 1910. After graduation, Bacon was employed at the United States Treasury Department, where he worked until 1911, he moved to Old Westbury. Bacon attended the business men's training camp at Plattsburgh in 1915, served on the Texas border with the New York National Guard in 1916 at the Texas border. During World War I, he served with the Field Artillery, United States Army from April 24, 1917, to January 2, 1919, he was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal. Commissioned in the United States Officers' Reserve Corps with the rank of lieutenant colonel in 1919, he was promoted to colonel in January 1923 and served until his death.

Bacon was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in Chicago, Illinois in 1920. In 1922, after Frederick C. Hicks declines to seek another term, Bacon stepped into the race, his opponent was fellow Long Islander, S. A. Warner Baltazzi, whom he defeated in the fall, he entered Congress as a “wet”, someone who did not support prohibition while still continuing his military career in the Officers' Reserve Corps during his years in the House of Representatives. He faced no significant opposition over his career with the 1932 election being his greatest challenge; that year, he faced Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney another wealthy member of Long Island society in a race that pitted Bacon against the landslide victory of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Both men belonged to many of the same private clubs and the race became bitter, with Bacon prevailing. Bacon's longest lasting political achievement may be the Davis–Bacon Act of 1931 which remain in force, with amendments. Bacon introduced similar legislation for many years and succeeded in securing passage after workings on depression-era federal spending projects found that jobs were going to cheaper workers from other areas.

Bacon was a supporter of the repeal of prohibition and introduced a proposal to amend the 18th amendment to allow states to regulate alcohol. This amendment failed, he became engaged to Cecilia May in 1911. He married Virginia Murray on April 14, 1913. Bacon's brother, Gaspar G. Bacon was the President of the Massachusetts Senate from 1929–32 and Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts from 1933-1935, his nephew was Jr. better known as David Bacon. Bacon died of a heart attack near the State Police barracks in Lake Success, New York while on his way home from a speaking engagement in New York City on September 12, 1938 at the age of 54, he is interred at Arlington National Cemetery. Davis-Bacon Act List of United States Congress members who died in office United States Congress. "Robert L. Bacon". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved on 2008-01-26 "Robert L. Bacon". Find a Grave. Retrieved 2008-01-26

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is an action-adventure game developed by Crystal Dynamics and published by Square Enix for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Android and, iOS through digital distribution. It is part of the Tomb Raider series, but unlike previous games, the game does not carry the Tomb Raider brand and has a heavy emphasis on cooperative gameplay. In multiplayer, players take the role as either Lara Croft or a 2,000-year-old Mayan warrior named Totec, they must work together in order to retrieve the Mirror of Smoke. A single-player campaign mode is available that does not include the non-playable character AI following or helping Lara. In the United States and United Kingdom, Guardian of Light was released for the Xbox Live Arcade on 18 August 2010. Though local cooperative was available at the initial release for all versions, online cooperative was added. In North America, on 16 December 2010, the video game was released for iOS devices which included cooperative with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth options.

The first downloadable content map pack was released for free for a limited time. Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light was well received by critics; the Xbox 360 version of the game holds an average score of 85/100 and 86.36% on the game aggregate sites Metacritic and GameRankings, respectively. In September 2010, IGN listed Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light fourteenth in their top twenty-five Xbox Live Arcade titles of all time. Critics felt. Guardian of Light sold 98,000 copies on Xbox Live in its first six weeks, as of 22 August 2013, the game has sold more than 1 million copies on all platforms. A sequel titled Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris was released in 2014 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light was the first game in the series to be published by Square Enix. Unlike previous installments of the series, which were adventure games with a virtual camera viewpoint, The Guardian of Light is a non-linear "arcade-inspired" action game with a fixed isometric camera, similar to Tomb Raider: The Prophecy for Game Boy Advance.

The game features cooperative gameplay, players can take control of either Lara or an ancient Mayan tribesman named Totec. Each playable character possesses unique skills. Like with some previous installments, Lara retains her dual pistols with infinite ammunition and a grappling hook, which she is able to use to cross gaps and which Totec can tightrope walk across. Totec carries spears which can be used both as a weapon and on the environment, for Lara to climb on. Both characters carry unlimited "bombs" that can be detonated. Tombs can be explored and some have "booby-trap puzzles" to solve; the game does not have any loading screens. The Guardian of Light may be played with a single player, a second player may join at any time, whether online or locally. In the single-player campaign the only playable character is Lara. Puzzles and parts of the map are different. Creative director Daniel Neuberger said that this was because he did not want the player to get frustrated by having to rely on AI.

The campaign features eight to ten hours of gameplay. In multiplayer, a first in the series, gameplay has an emphasis on teamwork. Lara is able to use Totec's shield as a portable platform, she may balance on spears that Totec throws in the wall, but Totec cannot, as they are not able to hold his weight. Totec can tightrope walk using Lara's grappling rope; as the game progresses, Totec learns from Lara. When enemies are killed, point scores appear above their bodies—red or blue—depending on whether Lara or Totec scored the kill. There are pick-ups, such as gems, scattered throughout the levels. Receiving high scores in each level rewards the players with new weapons and upgrades. To add competitiveness into the game, there are a limited number of enemies and gems in the world so the players may compete to kill and grab them all; the multiplayer mode features six to eight hours of gameplay, depending on teamwork. The Guardian of Light stars Lara Croft, a fictional English archaeologist and Totec, an ancient Mayan warrior and leader of the Army of Light.

An evil spirit called. Some of his minions that he makes come to life include: giant spiders, demon like creatures, huge trolls. Lara is again voiced by Keeley Hawes and Totec is newly voiced by Jim Cummings. Two thousand years ago in ancient Central America, a battle was waged between Totec, the Guardian of the Light, Xolotl, the Keeper of Darkness. Totec's army was defeated when Xolotl used the mirror of smoke to unleash hordes of ghastly creatures that fought on his behalf. Totec survived the battle and found a way to defeat Xolotl, imprisoning him in the mirror of smoke and becoming its immortal guardian in the form of a stone statue. In the present day, Lara Croft attempts to find the mirror. After a long and dangerous journey she is successful. While examining the mirror, she is caught unaware by a band of mercenaries. Led by the local warlord, they had followed her into the temple. Unknowing or unbelieving of the curse upon the mirror, the warlord takes it from Lara, his reckless handling of the mirror releases Xolotl.

The stone statue of Totec comes to life and warns Lara that Xolotl must be stopped before the light of dawn. Depending on the number of players participa


Alankent is a town in Kabataş district of Ordu Province, Turkey. At 40°45′N 37°28′E it is situated in the mountainous area of Black Sea Region; the distance to Kabataş is 8 kilometres. The population of the Alankent is 5080 as of 2011. Up to 11th century the area around the town was a part of Hittites, Achaemenid Empire, Macedonian Empire, Roman Empire and Byzantine Empire. In 1083, it was incorporated into Danishment realm and in the second half of the 12th century it was captured by the Seljuks. After the chaotic era following the Mongol invasion it was captured by Hacıemmioğlu of Canik Beylik. In 1427, Yorgüç Pasha of the Ottoman Empire annexed the region to Ottoman realm. In 1967 it was declared a seat of township. In 1967 Alankent was declared a seat of township. For images

Hol118 family

The Listeria Phage A118 Holin Family is a group of transporters belonging to the Holin Superfamily V. A representative list of proteins belonging to the Hol118 family can be found in the Transporter Classification Database. Listeria monocytogenes bacteriophage A118 encodes a native holin, hol118, of 93 amino acyl residues exhibiting 3 putative transmembrane segments; when cloned into lambda phage devoid of the S holin, it caused late cell lysis, beginning 80 min. after induction. Hol118 appeared in the cytoplasmic membrane shortly after infection. A second translational start codon at nucleotide position 40 in the gene gives rise to a second gene product of 83 aas lacking TMS-1, it is produced with the full length protein, appears in the membrane, but cannot support lambda lysis and inhibits lysis by Hol118. This dominant inhibitor determines the time of lysis. A homologue is found in L. innocua. The reaction catalyzed is:small molecules + autolysin → small molecules + autolysin Holin Lysin Transporter Classification Database EMBL-EBI, InterPro.

"Bacteriophage A118, holin < InterPro < EMBL-EBI". Retrieved 2016-03-21. Kuo, Cheng-Yi. "A stably engineered, suicidal strain of listeria monocytogenes delivers protein and/or DNA to differentiated intestinal epithelial monolayers". Molecular Pharmaceutics 6: 1052–1061. Doi:10.1021/mp800153u. ISSN 1543-8384. PMID 19317435; as of this edit, this article uses content from "1. E.21 The Listeria Phage A118 Holin Family", licensed in a way that permits reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License, but not under the GFDL. All relevant terms must be followed

Carrboro High School

Carrboro High School is located in Carrboro, North Carolina. It is located close to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Carrboro High school is part of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district which contains two other high schools, Chapel Hill High School and East Chapel Hill High School, its first year of operation was the 2007-2008 school year. It is the smallest CHCCS high school with total enrollment being 895; the student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, the total minority enrollment is 42 percent. Beverly Rudolph is the principal, a position she has held since 2017; the #10 school in North Carolina in the 2016 US News rankings. The school posted the fourth highest average SAT score in the Raleigh-Durham area: 1750 with 89.3% of students taking the test. There is a high AP ® participation rate at Carrboro High at 74 percent pass. Additionally, there is a 15:1 student-teacher ratio, it has higher than state average proficiency across the board. Carrboro High School has a focus on international studies.

They can continue the Academy of International Studies in 10th through 12th grade. Students in the academy will take several core classes with an international focus and have other specific requirements they must meet, for example, 20 international service hours; this means several international focused electives are offered, to students both in the academy and not. Carrboro High School is a 2A high school in North Carolina, it offers the same varsity sports as Chapel Hill High School. Carrboro High School has access to a baseball field, a softball field, a track, a gymnasium, two general practice fields; these two fıelds are used for soccer during the fall season. Carrboro cross-country won the school's first trophy from its second-place finish in the Open race at the Tanglewood Invitational, held in Winston-Salem. Carrboro High's women's cross country team won the 2A state championship in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014 and the boys cross country team won the state championship in 2010; the women's track & field team won the 2A state championship in 2011, 2012, 2013, the women's soccer team won in 2012, 2015, 2016.

The Jags added their first 2A dual team men's tennis state championship in spring 2014. Max Fritsch and Jake Zinn won the school's first individual tennis title, taking the 2014 2A doubles state championship. Both feats were repeated in 2015. Men's swimming won state champions in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015. Carrboro High School won the Wells Fargo Conference Cup every year since 2011 and the Wells Fargo Cup three times in 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014 school years for having the strongest 2A athletic program in the state. Carrboro High was home to the Carrboro High School Jaguar Regiment. In 2011, the Jaguar Regiment finished the season undefeated in its class. While the marching band has fewer than 30 people in it, the Jaguar Regiment managed to net first in its class at the 34th Brick Capitol Classic marching competition in 2013.. While the marching band grew too small and ended, many other arts programs have emerged. Carrboro High School is now home to three a cappella groups. Students perform a fall play, an annual spring musical and several One Acts performances.

Jeff Thomas, 2007-2008 Kelly Batten, 2008-2012 LaVerne Mattocks, 2012-2017 Beverly Rudolph, 2017–present