THE FAREWELL The blast of the horn came from the farmyard at about five o'clock in the morning.
Recently, the Dover Planning Board accepted plans submitted by the JBC for the facility.“The cost estimate for the design/development phase came in less than one percent over budget,” Carrier said at the City Council meeting Wednesday night. We looked through a lot of value engineering items and cut back on a few things and we’re right on budget at this point.”The JBC is looking into fundraising opportunities for the track, one athletic field and the auditorium, and has asked interested residents and local businesses to come forward if they are interested.“We’re working very hard, but we’re very willing to name a field after you for a small donation,” Carrier said with a laugh.
Carrier also said the JBC is planning to hold a public information session at the high school on June 7.
Explanation: Mentioning how much success you have, may cause bad luck. If you see a black cat, you should spit (three times) over your left shoulder (UA). That is why many foreigners are very hungry when visiting the Netherlands. In BG villages, the poorer the people, the more you can not refuse the offer. Explanation: One should hang a piece of cloth of an ill person in a tree; the patient will recover (for Saint Willibrord; called 'koortsboom' or 'lapjesboom', the Netherlands). Explanation: Using an iron needle may attract evil spirits. The thread in the mouth functions as a channel to leave the bad spirit out. When you are buying tomething in the shop try to give money by your right hand and take the change by left. Explanation: According to the popular believe, the wire of cloths made of different threats, used for covering wound or bruses after massage by a bestrieker (Laurm). One should not prepare a room for a baby, and buy cloth during pregnancy. After the meal there is a meal for the few hundreds of visitors. Don't whistle inside the house, the devil will come in if you do 128. One who relies on his neighbor will remain without a dinner.
Therefore, knock on wood will prevent that good fortune/luck will leave you. Only if it crossed your way just in front of you, otherwise it is nothing really bad (BY). Explanation: only in an emptty house you can hear the wind whistle. Explanation: the first 7 years you will not marry; or bad luck (BG). You can not take the last piece of food (bread, cookie, meat) from a plate. Country: UA, BG When the host offers food or drink, one should refuse two times. Country: According to historians related to Germanic ritual, NL. Explanation: This takes away prosperity from your house. Explanation: It interrupts good luck from entering your house. Explanation: It shall prevent women from evil magic. BG: if someone else does it to you the person may sew your mind; which means that afterwards you can not think anymore.. When in a room with more people the conversations all in a sudden stop and there is a silence, people say "A baby is born". In NL when such a silence falls, the vicar is passing by. When your nose itches, you will have a party or festivity, an occasion to drink. Explanation: You will increase your finances in that way. Country: NL (Groningen) One should never cross the crossing of two roads diagonally. Country: UA One should not celebrate one's birthday before the date of birth. In the western region of Georgia Imereti the coffin is brought to the cemetry after the meal. ) Country: GEO When you become 40 years old, you should try to avoid that any one will congratulate you with your birthday. In Kakheti, region in Georgia: if you put a bread on the face of a person who died that night and eat it afterwards, you will not fear darkness and dead persons 129. Don't worry if you have nothing to feed a guest; God will provide. Halva is a traditional sweet of the Middle East and Mediterranean region.
Romania: When you do 7 steps back, you can get your luck back. It is better that a man enters the train before a woman, so that the people in the compartement will first meet the male visitor. In Dutch there is a saying "Boys who whistle, get a girl with fortune". Country: generally BY, UA, BG, NL, England Good luck. Explanation: Country: NL, ARM, AZER, UA One should not take the glass in the hand and then poor it. One should poor out of a bottle by turning the hand inside. Normally you only open an umbrella when there is nothing above your head Country: NL, UA, RO. Explanation: Originally when toasting, wine or beer would flow from one into the other glass. Old street lights in Russia consisted of two posts 'leaning' against each other. But, when someone offers you to take it, it is good to take it. BG: The first of March is called Martenitsa: people give a red and white thread to each other, hanging around the wrist or neck, and wish you good health. Boys give it to girls) You should wear this till you see the first stork or swallow. (This is related to earlier days when the vicar was the person who informed people on the death of a relatives, family member.) Country: UA, BY When a person is staring, people say "You may receive a guest". Explanation: It is believed that in the middle of a crossing, witches have put xx Country: UA. Explanation: Country: GEO When washing your hands, do not hand the soap to another person. Explanation: Receiving congratulations for your 40th birthday, means bad luck for the rest of your life. If by mistake two knifes or two forks were put at one plate, the host may expect a(nother) guest. When you have the hickups, someone is thinking of you. When salt drops on the table , you must laugh, if you don't, you will fight with somebody (salt used to be as expensive as gold) 130. Such proverbs strongly influence behavior even when people are experiencing economic hardship.
In England a black cat crossing your path is lucky Country: UA, NL, BG, RO, BY, UK At a certain day in the year (Spring) it means bad luck when someone who knocks at your door, is a woman. Country: UA It is not good to whistle inside a house, because you will loose your money. Other expression in NL: "To whistle after something", i.e. Never poor out a bottle over the rug of the hand in a glass. Before leaving, beginning a travel, the person has to sit down. This showed that the wine was not poisoned and that the guest had nothing to fear from the host. When having a new house, let first a cat walk into the house. BG: Where the cat lays down, one should put his bed. Explanation: If this is not done, it will bring back luck. After that you must put this on a blossoming tree or bush, which will bear fruits. Explanation: In the past people were looking out of the gate, watching the road seeing if visitors came. You must avoid to meet a person who carries an empty bucket, basket, or can. One can not refuse a wish, or request from a pregnant woman. If a person asks for money, you must not give the coins of one unit. Therefore, people will try to avoid friends and acquantances and may leave their house for some days, before, on and after the birthday. If a bird shits on your head, it's a good thing: means you will buy something 131. A house without a guest is like a mill without water. Many Azerbaijani families will not allow a guest to leave without eating a meal.
A Herkimer man has been charged after allegedly choking another person. in Herkimer was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing following a March 5 report to Herkimer police of a possible domestic violence incident that took place in the village earlier that morning.
Moffatt was arraigned in village court and released on his own recognizance to re-appear in court at a later date.
DOVER — The construction company building the new Dover High School/Career Technical Center building project has set a tentative groundbreaking date for the weekend of June 25.
According to Deputy Mayor Robert Carrier, who chairs the joint building committee (JBC) for the new high school, PC Construction is expected to begin the.4 million project on schedule.
All summer long Petya had run about practically naked.