New chapter for family as much-loved house hits market

first_imgThe home at 43 Nandala Drive, Tanah Merah.The property comes with a triple lockup garage, an additional shed, bore, chook shed and vegie gardens. The home is close to schools, shops and the motorway. “It will be sad to sell it but we’d like another family to live there because it has been such a great family home,” Ms Norris said. The home at 43 Nandala Drive, Tanah Merah.THIS family home on acreage is on the market for the first time since it was constructed 40 years ago. Jillianne Norris said her parents, Wilton and Ree Love, built the home at 43 Nandala Drive, Tanah Merah and created a stunning garden to complement the four-bedroom house. “Our family has been in the area for eight generations and Mum and Dad owned farms,” Ms Norris said. “They sold the farms in the mid-1970s and built the house. Inside 43 Nandala Drive, Tanah Merah.“Over the years there have been up to 11 people living there at times but it’s a big home with plenty of living space for everyone.” Ms Norris said the garden was her parents’ pride and joy. More from newsCrowd expected as mega estate goes under the hammer7 Aug 2020Hard work, resourcefulness and $17k bring old Ipswich home back to life20 Apr 2020“Mum and Dad were very proud of their garden. One year they took out the Courier Mail and Logan garden cups.“It was known as the Love Garden, because of their last name, and over the years they probably had hundreds of weddings there in addition to family weddings and Christenings.”The two-storey home is on an elevated 2401sq m block. center_img Inside 43 Nandala Drive, Tanah Merah.Inside there is a spacious kitchen between the family room and dining area, which both open to the patio. There is also a formal living room, a study and a media room, as well as a laundry and bathroom.Upstairs, the master bedroom has a walk-through wardrobe and ensuite and there are three more bedrooms, with built-in wardrobes, as well as a family bathroom.last_img read more

‘Kotoko CEO job one of the biggest in Africa” -Fred Acheampong

first_imgGFA executive council member and former CEO of Ashanti Gold Fredrick Acheampong has acknowledged the Asante Kotoko Chief Executive position as one of the most prestigious on the continent.The Kumasi-based club are currently in the hunt for a Chief Executive Officer following the end of the George Amoako led regime.Acheampong has been reported to be among a pool of candidates the club is looking at to fill the position but he remained evasive when asked about his interest in the job.“Speculations will always  be made but I prefer not to say anything.“The position itself is one of the biggest on the African continent and not just in Ghana alone,” he told Citi Sports.Kotoko are keen to restructure their club in the wake of their recent shortcomings and as part of the process have put in place a new board that have been tasked to form a management committee.last_img read more

Survey suggests improving business conditions in Midwest

first_imgOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey report suggests that business conditions improved last month in nine Midwest and Plains states.The report issued Wednesday says the Mid-America Business Conditions Index rose to 55.2 in December from 54.1 in November. The October reading was 54.9.Creighton University economist Ernie Goss oversees the survey, and he says the shortages of skilled workers are still holding back even stronger growth.The survey results are compiled into a collection of indexes ranging from zero to 100. Survey organizers say any score above 50 suggests growth. A score below that suggests decline.The survey covers Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota.last_img read more

Rowing Travels To 2016 Lubbers Cup

first_imgFollowing the Lubbers Cup, Drake travels to Omaha, Neb., to race Creighton on April 16. GRAND HAVEN, Mich. – The Drake University rowing team travels to the 2016 Lubbers Cup for its first official race of the spring season. The two-day regatta will be held April 9-10 on Spring Lake and features a strong field of collegiate programs led by the host, Grand Valley State. 2016 Lubbers Cup Tentative Drake Schedule Saturday Morning 1V 8:30 a.m.2V 10 a.m.4+ 11 a.m.Saturday Afternoon4+ 2:40 p.m.2V 3:35 p.m.1V 4:25 p.m.Sunday Morning1V 7:30 a.m.2V 8:30 a.m.4+ 10:35 a.m.  Print Friendly Version “Lubbers affords us lots of racing opportunities because its spread out throughout the day and not rushed,” said Drake head coach Charlie DiSilvestro. “Its a very well-run regatta that always features tough competition. We are looking forward to it after a good couple weeks of practice. We locked in on technical parts and picked up speed in our lineups. Now its time to perform in the heat of a race and get the results.” Teams will race on a 2,000-meter buoyed course on Spring Lake with a round-robin schedule in the morning and afternoon on Saturday before a single session Sunday morning.last_img read more