SEPTEMBER 12, 2012 Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee (Chairman Broun, R-Ga.) of House Science, Space and Technology Committee will hold a hearing titled "Mismanagement of Funds at the National Weather Service and the Impact on the Future of Weather Forecasting."
Detroit purchased Belle Isle in 1879, making it the nation's largest city-owned park. Planned by the designer of New York's Central Park, it remains one of Detroit's most alluring assets. Its deteriorating condition and city's fiscal morass prompted state and city leaders to propose a lease of the island (shown in 1901) to the state, which can better pay for its upkeep.
Schedule for the No 13 Chamonix Bus for Le Tour and Les Grands Montets - this is a handy time table for skiers. The bus services only the top end of the valley and the two major ski regions of the Chamonix ski resort at Domaine de Balme and Les Grands Montets. A good skiers bus. And free too!