Independent councillor Nicholas Crossan elected as Cathaoirleach

first_imgSouth Inishowen councillor Nicholas Crossan has been named as Cathaoirleach of the newly-formed Donegal County Council. The Independent councillor has taken up the chain of office today at the first sitting of the 2019-2024 council in Lifford.It is understood that parties met this week to decide to elect the Buncrana man as chairman. His appointment was formally proposed by Cllr Ian McGarvey and seconded by Cllr Frank McBrearty. Cllr Crossan, who has 25 years of experience in politics, won the fourth seat in the Buncrana Electoral Area with 1,527 votes in the May local elections.A total of 37 councillors will take their seats at County House in Lifford with a number of new faces.Donegal County Councillors take their seats in the Lifford ChamberProceedings were delayed for an hour and a half due to meetings outside the chamber.Notable people missing are outgoing Cathaoirleach Seamus O Domhnaill and veteran Fianna Fail councillor Enda Bonner who were among those who failed to be re-elected. The chairs for the council’s six strategic policy groups will also be decided upon today as well as who will sit on the 39 various committees and boards.Independent councillor Nicholas Crossan elected as Cathaoirleach was last modified: June 10th, 2019 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:CathaoirleachCllr Nicholas CrossanDonegal County Councillast_img read more

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IT Poll: Which NoSQL Company Will Be Acquired by a Major Player First?

first_imgRelated Posts Earlier today we told you about how the Hadoop business is heating up. Hadoop isn’t a database, but Hbase and its alternatives are a core part of the platform. IBM is offering Hadoop products, and EMC is making an announcement next month. Microsoft has its own alternative, Azure Table Storage.Meanwhile, the columnar database market has been rapidly converging. in the past year, EMC acquired Greenplum; IBM acquired Netezza; SAP acquired Sybase; HP acquired Vertica; and Teradata acquired AsterData.At an analyst event last month HP CEO Leo Apotheker said “Traditional relational databases are becoming less and less relevant to the future stack.” Major vendors are taking notice of next-generation databases, and we won’t be surprised to see acquisitions from Oracle and others soon. Which NoSQL company wil be acquired first? klint finley Massive Non-Desk Workforce is an Opportunity fo… IT + Project Management: A Love Affair 3 Areas of Your Business that Need Tech Now Disclosure: IBM and HP are ReadWriteWeb sponsors. Tags:#enterprise#Trends Cognitive Automation is the Immediate Future of…last_img read more

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Coach Alas calls out Nabong for being ‘disrespectful’

first_imgLATEST STORIES Alas, who was aware of Nabong’s past, said the center never learned from his punishment from Meralco. “He was very disrespectful, he shouldn’t even be on the other team,” said Alas whose Fuel Masters got the victory over Nabong’s Batang Pier 104-100. “He should be able to control his emotions. We’ve always said that you should learn from your mistakes.”“He shouldn’t be like that. We didn’t grow up just to be like that.”ADVERTISEMENT Photo by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netPhoenix head coach Louie Alas called out Globalport’s Kelly Nabong after the two got into a verbal altercation during their teams’ matchup in the PBA Philippine Cup where the center lost his cool and spewed expletives not fit for printing. Nabong got ejected with 2:39 left in the second quarter after shouting profanities at one of the officials and at Alas. ADVERTISEMENT LOOK: Iya Villania meets ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ cast in Mexico Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university PLAY LIST 01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City John Lloyd Cruz a dashing guest at Vhong Navarro’s wedding Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Google honors food scientist, banana ketchup inventor and war hero Maria Orosa GALLERY: Ateneo Blue Eaglets savor UAAP Jrs basketball crown “I saw that he [Nabong] already shouted profanities at one of the referees and I told the official that he should be in control,” said Alas in Filipino Friday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. “Then Nabong said a bad word at me so I told him that he picked the wrong guy.”“Then he kept saying all these profanities, which should never tolerated.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSLillard, Anthony lead Blazers over ThunderSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutNabong had a similar episode when he was still playing with Meralco wherein he had an altercation against then assistant coach Jimmy Alapag. This incident caused the Bolts to drop their center who Globalport then picked up in free agency. center_img Families in US enclave in north Mexico hold sad Thanksgiving Typhoon ‘Tisoy’ threatens Games Read Next Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH MOST READ Pussycat Dolls set for reunion tour after 10-year hiatus View commentslast_img read more

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