Mount Snow to open on Thanksgiving Day

first_imgMount Snow Resort,Mount Snow has announced its plan to open for skiing and riding on Thanksgiving Day. It will have lift serviced terrain for all ability levels including a full terrain park at Carinthia. In all four lifts will run servicing seven trails and two mountain faces.As well Santa Claus is coming to town. . .more specifically he and Mrs. Claus will be at Mount Snow on November 27th to listen to the wishes of boys and girls. Part of the annual Mount Snow Thanksgiving weekend, Santa and the Mrs. make their way into the base area escorted by the West Dover Fire Department in their ladder truck.The festivities start at 5:30pm with the first of five fireworks shows at Mount Snow this winter. Guests gather in the base area between the Capehouse and Clocktower buildings to witness skiing splendor as instructors start the ceremony with a beautiful torchlight parade. Immediately following are fireworks with Santa and Mrs. Claus making their appearance and meet at the fireplace inside the base lodge to take photos and listen to every kid’s holiday wish list.Cuzzins Bar & Grill will be open with live music from Bruce Jacques Friday and Saturday for an après skiing party. As well the Snow Barn opens for the season with Blockhead performing Friday night and Parker House Theory on Saturday for those 21+.Mount Snow Sports at the Grand Summit Hotel is offering a raffle for everyone who visits the store between Wednesday and Saturday. A winner will be selected at 3pm on Saturday and receive a brand new pair of Nordica skis.Source: Mount Snow. 11.23.2010. mountsnow.comlast_img read more

Jailed Mexican drug kingpin dies of COVID-19

first_imgTopics : The head of a Mexican drug cartel jailed after decapitating 12 people has died of COVID-19, official sources said on Monday.Los Zetas leader Moises Escamilla May — known as Gordo May (Fatty May) — was serving 37 years in the western state of Jalisco for organized crime and illegally carrying weapons.Among the offenses for which he was jailed was the beheading of 12 people in the southeastern state of Yucatan in 2008. Many citizens’ groups have warned the government about the risks of the coronavirus spreading in often overcrowded Mexican prisons.Mexico has recorded 35,000 cases of COVID-19 and almost 3,500 deaths.In April, the Senate approved an amnesty for those convicted of less serious crimes, allowing them to be freed to help prevent the disease spreading. center_img “He wasn’t suffering from any disease and started showing breathing symptoms on May 6,” said the health ministry at the end of last week, without identifying Escamilla.A day later he was taken to hospital where he died.A source at the public prosecutor’s office in Jalisco confirmed to AFP on Monday that it was Escamilla who had died.The kingpin was arrested by federal police alongside eight associates in September 2008 in the southeastern seaside resort off Cancun, where he was based.last_img read more

Imperfect 10: Bundesliga confirms 10 players positive for Covid-19

first_imgImage Courtesy: ESPNAdvertisement 5z6hNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs82dr0jdWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre E8wmz( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) nflWould you ever consider trying this?😱5cfyCan your students do this? 🌚nw0gpRoller skating! Powered by Firework While football was one of the major sports that was halted due to the novel Coronavirus pandemic, a number of European football leagues such as the French Ligue 1 and the Dutch Eredivise had already decided to cancel the ongoing season. However, Bundesliga had faced an ‘infinite suspension’ of its 2019-20 season, and after positive COVID-19 cases from FC Cologne emerged, the German Football Association (DFL) had decided to carry out a number of tests. Now, a total of ten players from both the first and second division of the German top flight have tested positive.Advertisement Image Courtesy: ESPNPrior to a complete restart of training, a total of 1700 players and staffs from 36 Bundesliga and 2. Bundesliga clubs were tested, but DFL has decided to keep their identities disclosed.“The tests carried out over the past few days have served their purpose of providing additional security and thus protecting players from infection during team training or matches,” DFL said in a statement.Advertisement “The appropriate measures, for example the isolation of the affected persons, were taken immediately by the respective clubs in accordance with the specifications of the local health authorities,” the statement added, “the overriding goal is to ensure maximum prevention on the basis of detailed distance and hygiene measures and permanent monitoring,” The DFL also stated that another round of test will be conducted in the coming week, as there are chances of positive cases that may have been isolated.Advertisement Back on 13th march, Bundesliga was first suspended until April 2nd, which was later extended to 30th. However, while normalcy hasn’t returned in Germany and even behind closed door matches can be a potential hazard for the players, the German government has decided to release a statement on Wednesday regarding the any further decision regarding postponement or resumption of the sport in the country.Bayern are currently seating at the top of the league table with 55 points from 25 games, four points ahead of Borussia Dortmund.More than 166,000 positive cases have been confirmed in Germany till date, and the death toll has risen to 6,909.If you like reading about MMA, make sure you check out MMAIndia.com Also follow India’s biggest arm wrestling tournament at ProPanja.comAlso read-Sachin vs Dravid: who is the toughest Indian batsman Shoaib Akhtar has ever faced?Sony Pictures Sports Network launches ‘The Blue Revolution’ that revisits the Indian cricket team’s victorious campaign of the 1985 B&H World Championship of Cricket Advertisementlast_img read more