with a hands on opportunity

Touch a Truck is an educational community event that will provide children with a hands on opportunity to see and touch heavy machinery and meet the people who build, protect and serve Durham and Orange Counties. Kids of all ages will be able to explore vehicles including a fire engine, helicopter, cement truck, police car, tow truck, ambulance, bulldozers, and so much more. Children and their families will even have the opportunity to participate in the Ident A kid program which includes fingerprinting and taking a photo of the child for the parent or guardian’s records. With Intel intent on moving all of its processors over to 65nm, the older 90nm Pentium D line got a nice price cut. The once $240+ Pentium D 820 is now a $160 chip, making it around the price of a single core Athlon 64 3200+.

  • Although the single core AMD CPU will still do better in gaming, the Pentium D 820 will definitely hold its own in any multithreaded environments or encoding tasks. Some proposed increases include Campus Recreation and Intramurals which is asking for $.03 per credit increase to lower costs for facility rentals, new equipment and administrative costs.

  • Tier II Student Organizations want a $.27 per credit increase for club budgets. Campus Attractions would like a $.02 per credit increase to continue programs where students can get free admission to comedians, speakers, concerts, Homecoming events and campus movies among other things. Lower interest rates also tend to reduce a currency’s value, since savers’ demand will drop as they shift to better paying investments in other currencies. A devalued currency can boost exports and it can raise inflation by making imports more expensive. Japan’s turn to negative rates was largely an effort to devalue the yen although it seems to be backfiring.. Instead of trapping for the full season this year, he plans to re enter the workforce in the new year, he said. He a trucker by trade, and although he won give up trapping, he won be able to keep doing it full time. It will mean spending less time with family, he said.. “It a significant cost,” said the association Government Affairs Manager Mike Pattisson. “We already in a housing affordability crisis and a steep increase like this only makes the situation worse. Pattison worries the increase in Puget Sound area home prices will put the American dream out of reach for many, he says the housing market is at least healthy enough to prevent many construction job losses here.