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Things you'd have to be a Long Islander to understand

Newsday 19 May 2022
As for a Long Island Iced Tea -- yeah, sure, you don't have to be from these parts to have ordered one ... Ask any group of native Long Islanders which county is better and you will likely get caught in the middle of a debate ... It's a red wagon and it's Fire Island ... He lives in Centre Island and the Hamptons ... They live ON Long Island.

Aussies go to the polling station in Rarotonga

Cook Islands News 18 May 2022
Australians previously needed to cast postal votes to participate in elections because the Cook Islands Australian High Commission which is facilitating the voting was only was established in March 2020 ... Tiriamate Ruatapu, a Cook Islander living in Sydney said he was grateful for the voting centre, and said it made it easier to vote ....

10th Syros International Film Festival to be held on July 28-31

Greek City Times 18 May 2022
... in the Cyclades’ capital island of Syros ... The selected theme proposes an alternative perspective, beyond the confines of large urban centres, where islands and other so-called ‘satellite’ areas emerge as places of contemporary artistic creation, it was noted.

Britain's best (and worst) airports, ranked and rated

The Daily Telegraph 18 May 2022
While it can’t compete with London’s ‘big four’ in terms of number of routes served, its 40 destinations go far beyond the classic financial capitals and include the likes of Florence, the Balearics and various Greek islands.

UK government ‘destroying lives’ by Rwanda deportations: MSF

The New Arab 18 May 2022
The controversial scheme to give asylum seekers in Britain a one-way ticket to the east African country was announced last month ... MSF warned that the scheme would have a devastating impact on mental health, based on their work with asylum seekers forcibly removed from Australia to detention centres on Nauru island ... ....

Aussies in Rarotonga allowed to vote in federal election

Cook Islands News 17 May 2022
Australian citizens can vote in person in their country’s federal election for the first time in the Cook Islands today ... many of whom have Cook Islander heritage.

Titan unable to stop Islanders potent offence, trail series 2-0

Moosejaw Today 17 May 2022
CHARLOTTETOWN — The Charlottetown Islanders showed no mercy in sweeping the Moncton Wildcats in the opening round of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoffs ... Charlottetown took a commanding 2-0 lead in their best-of-five quarterfinal series on Monday by thumping the visiting Titan 5-1 at the Eastlink Centre.

Bob Katter says he's Aboriginal and his people made a 'hell of a bad mistake' ...

The Daily Mail 17 May 2022
His comments came during a panel discussion about the Murugappan Tamil family from Sri Lanka who were detained on Christmas Island after seeking asylum in Australia ... They were rounded up from their home by Border Force immigration officials in March 2018 at 5am in the morning and later banished to Christmas Island detention centre.

Why Russia and Ukraine are fighting over a tiny island in the Black Sea

The Irish Times 17 May 2022
Three months on, the 0.2sq km island – barely more than an outcrop of rock – remains at the centre of a bitter fight as Ukraine and Russia vie for control of the Black Sea and the conflict’s broader propaganda battle ... But nor can Ukraine, which has limited naval capacity, muster sufficient power to regain and hold the island.

British boy, 16, is arrested ‘for raping a girl from the UK of the same ...

The Daily Mail 17 May 2022
The girl’s mum is said to have stopped the alleged sex attack after walking in on it while it unfolded at the unnamed hotel in a resort on the east coast of the holiday island ... Local reports say the incident is at the centre of an ongoing investigation, which is being led by the Civil Guard, occurred on Monday.

New proposed maps effect Suozzi’s district, some say for the better

LI Herald 17 May 2022
Centre Island ...Josh Lafazan is a common sense Democrat who spends every day talking to Long Islanders about affordable and accessible health care, lower taxes and common sense gun laws and that is what he will continue to do in his campaign for New York’s Third ...

Are Cars Being Slyly Phased Out?

UK Column 17 May 2022
Traditional taxi services, or relative newcomers such as Uber and Lyft, evidently would play an auxiliary role in achieving this vision, though some urban planners would strictly limit accessibility even to these popular options in city centres ... centre into “a car-free paradise”.

Holly Willoughby looks chic in a pink collared dress with floral prints as she returns ...

The Daily Mail 16 May 2022
Holly once again took centre stage as host of the tense final, which saw Love Island's Wes Nelson and Chelcee Grimes crowned champions ... Holly once again took centre stage as host of the tense final, which saw Love Island 's Wes Nelson and Chelcee Grimes crowned champions.

Vanessa Bauer puts on a leggy display in denim shorts while on romantic date with ...

The Daily Mail 16 May 2022
She kept the cold at bay by wrapping up in a red oversized jacket and toted her essentials in a white bag ... Loved-up ... She was at the centre of romance rumours with previous contestant and Love Island star Wes Nelson in the 2019 series ... She was at the centre of romance rumours with previous contestant and Love Island star Wes Nelson in the 2019 series ... .

US deaths from Covid-19 hit one million

Irish Independent 16 May 2022
... at the Brown University School of Public Health in Providence, Rhode Island.“It’s still happening and we are letting it happen.”Some of those left behind say they cannot return to normal.They replay their loved ones’ voicemail messages.

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