HEAVY PENALTY: Businesses violating GCQ may not operate anymore

first_imgClients of the lodge were told to leave and the management was ordered to close shop. “We received information about this lodge last week and did a stakeout on Wednesday night. May nakita kami nga taxi, walk-in and private car nga nagsulod kag wala nakagwa. Naaktohan gid naton,” said Canong. The lodge’s management promised to comply with the EO, said Canong. Under the EO, the following activities are also prohibited: * observing physical distancing Their permits would be revoked and even if the day would come that the Interagency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases would allow them to operate, the city government won’t approve, warned Mayor Jerry Treñas. * libraries, archives, museums and other cultural activities * gyms, fitness studios, and other sports facilities * wearing of facemask  * activities of travel agencies or tour operators/PN On May 16, this city transitioned from enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) to GCQ, easing restrictions in the operation of businesses, transportation and travel, among others, to rev up the local economy while at the same time curbing the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). These are the safety measures: * travel agencies and tour operators * entertainment-related mass gatherings including theaters, large concerts, festivals, conventions, and shows including those in pubs or bars, restaurants, coffee shops, cocktail lounges, and other similar establishments ILOILO City – Establishments prohibited from opening under the general community quarantine (GCQ) but nevertheless continue to do business face severe punishment. * business-related mass gatherings like trade shows, conferences, workshops and rentals * amusement centers including movie houses, computer and online gaming shops, all-night clubs, pubs, massage parlors, casinos, cockpits, and the like The city government’s Public Safety and Transportation Management Office, on the other hand, had been asked to “take charge of the inspection of the operation of mass public transportation and the compliance of all other persons to the health standards.” * regulated travel of persons between ECQ (including modified ECQ) and GCQ areas No arrests, however, were made because, according to Canong, the city government was still carrying out an information dissemination campaign on Treñas’ EO. Treñas has started deploying “compliance officers” across the metro to check who’s following and violating EO No. 75 placing the city under GCQ. The city government’s Task Force on Morals and Values Formation made the discovery on May 20, according to its chief, Nestor Canong. The following are not allowed to open yet under the GCQ as stated in Treñas’ Executive Order (EO) No. 75: A lodging house in Barangay Sto. Niño Sur, Arevalo district was discovered to be operating in violation of Treñas’ EO. Mayor Jerry Treñas. ARNOLD ALMACEN/CMO * confinement at designated quarantine and isolation fatalities LODGE CAUGHT OPERATING * sports-related mass gatherings like trainings and tournaments * politically-related mass gatherings like election rallies, parades and speeches * spas, massage centers, facial centers and the like * gambling and betting activities * resorts, parks, beaches and other leisure/tourism businesses As stated in Section 11 of EO No. 75 : “The Business Permits and Licensing Office as well as other authorized officers of the Iloilo City Government shall take charge of inspecting and ensuring that establishments allowed to operate…strictly comply with health standards and safety measures.”last_img read more

Other Sports Sourabh Verma Wins Vietnam Open BWF Tour Super 100 Badminton Tournament

first_imgHo Chi Minh: India’s Sourabh Verma registered a thrilling three-game win over China’s Sun Fei Xiang to claim the men’s singles title at the USD 75,000 Vietnam Open BWF Tour Super 100 badminton tournament in Ho Chi Minh City on Sunday. Second seed Sourabh, who has won the Hyderabad Open and Slovenian International earlier this year, recovered from a mid-game slump to beat Sun 21-12 17-21 21-14 in the summit clash which lasted an hour and 12 minutes.World no 38 Sourabh, who had won the National champion this year, will now play the USD 400,000 Korea Open World Tour Super 500 event to be held from September 24 to 29.  Sourabh dominated the proceedings in the opening game as he jumped to a 4-0 lead early on and kept moving ahead. He enjoyed a 11-4 cushion at the break and surged to a 15-4 advantage after the breather. Sun tried to recover but the gap was too wide to be bridged as Sourabh pocketed the first game comfortably.  The Chinese came out all guns blazing in the second game, zooming to a 8-0 lead. He lead 11-5 at the interval and even though the Indian tried to make a comeback, it proved an uphill task as Sun roared back into the contest.  Also Read | PV Sindhu Wants Deepika Padukone For Her Biopic, Says ‘She had played the game and is a good actor too’In the decider, Sun had a slender 4-2 lead initially but Sourabh ensured he enjoyed 11-7 advantage at the breather.Also Read | Unprecedented! For First Time, Nine Women Athletes Recommended For Padma AwardsThe Indian then maintained his lead, despite the Chinese snapping at his heels. Leading 17-14, Sourabh blasted off the next four points to shut the door on his opponent and win his third title of the year.  The 26-year-old from Madhya Pradesh had won the Dutch Open and Korea Open last year.  For all the Latest Sports News News, Other Sports News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more

Rams’ Nickell Robey-Coleman fined $26K for controversial hit in Super Bowl, report says

first_imgRams cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman is facing yet another hefty fine for a controversial hit that happened during Super Bowl 53. For the second straight game, #Rams CB Nickell Robey-Coleman was fined $26,739 for a hit on a defenseless player — this time Rex Burkhead in the Super Bowl LIII loss to the #Patriots.And yes, Robey-Coleman was flagged for this one.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) February 9, 2019This marks the second fine Robey-Coleman is facing for hits made during the offseason. He was involved in the infamous helmet-to-helmet hit on Saints receiver Tommylee Lewis at the end of the NFC championship, and was fined another $26,739 after the Rams’ 26-23 overtime victory.The Rams ended up falling to the Patriots 13-3 in Super Bowl 53. Related News The NFL fined Robey-Coleman $26,739 for a hit on a defenseless player, NFL Network reported Saturday. His helmet-to-helmet hit occurred in the first quarter as he took down Patriots running back Rex Burkhead, resulting in a 15-yard penalty.center_img Former Patriots RB Antowain Smith on Tom Brady: ‘To me, he is the G.O.A.T.’last_img read more

Four Sumner County teams in preseason Kansas Basketball Coaches Association poll

first_img6A Girls1 – Wichita South2 – Maize3 – Olathe South4 – Shawnee Mission NW5 – Manhattan6 – Blue Valley North7 – Washburn Rural8 – Garden City9 – Olathe East10 – Free State 5A Girls1.  Leavenworth2. Aquinas3. Kapaun4. Andover5. St. James6. Seaman7. Carroll8. Newton9. Andover Central10. Salina Central4A D1-GirlsBishop MiegePaolaTopeka HaydenOttawaWamegoKC PiperLouisburgBonnor SpringsLabette CoMcPherson 4A D2-GirlsHugotonColumbusClay CenterPrattHolcombGirardHoltonConcordiaBaldwinRoyal Valley3A Girls1.  Hesston2.  Lyons3.  Cimarron4.  Nemaha Central5.  Riley County6.  Sterling7.  Douglas8.  Garden Plain9.  Council Grove10. Caney Valley Follow us on Twitter. 2A Girls1.  Central Plains2.  Washington County3.  Olpe4.  Moundridge5.  Meade6.  Ellis7.   Ell Saline8.  Wabaunsee9.  Smith Center10.   Jeff Co North1A-Div 1-Girls1.Hoxie2. Valley Heights3. Thunder Ridge4. Waverly5. Centralia6. St. Paul7. South Haven8. Hanover9. Immaculata10. Goessel 1A-Div 2- Girls1.    Golden Plains2.    Bucklin3.    Argonia4.    Attica5.    South Barber6.    Ingalls7.    Triplains8.    Moscow9.    Wallace County10.    CunninghamBoys rankings: 6A Boys1) Lawrence2) Wichita East3) Blue Valley North4) Olathe East5) SM East6) Derby7) Olathe North8) Wichita Southeast9) BV Northwest10) SM West 5A Boys Wichita Hts.Topeka Highland ParkSt. Thomas AquinasKC WashingtonBishop CarrollMaize SouthShawnee HeightsBlue Valley SouthwestKapaun Mt. CarmelSalina Central4A-Div 1-Boys1. Eudora2. Miege3. Hays4. McPherson5. Hayden6. Paola7. Andale8. Independence9. Ottawa10. Abilene4A-Div 2-Boys1 Holcomb2 Concordia3 Girard4 Holton5 Rock Creek6 Pratt7 Hugoton8 TMP9. Osawatomie10. Wichita Trinity3A Boys1. Hesston2. Wichita Collegiate3. Beloit4. Scott City5. Rock Creek6. Nemaha Central7. Riverton8. Cheney9. Eureka10. Council Grove2A Boys1. St. John2. Central Plains3. Speaville4. Olpe5. Pitt-St. Mary’s Colgan6. West Elk7. Bishop Seabury8. Washington County9. Oxford10. South Gray1A-Div 1-BoysHanoverHoxieOtis-BisonCentraliaValley HeightsStocktonChetopaVictoriaOsborneQuinter 1A-Div 2-BoysBeloit-St.John’s-TiptonWallace CountyAtticaSouth BarberCentral ChristianPike ValleyCaldwellNorthern ValleyAshlandAxtellcenter_img Sumner Newscow report — The Kansas Basketball Coaches Association preseason rankings were released today.  South Haven girls are ranked No. 7 in Class 1A – Division 1 and the Argonia girls are ranked No. 3 in Class 1A – Div. II. Oxford boys are ranked No. 9 in Class 2A.  Caldwell is ranked No.  in Class 1A- Division II boys. The rankings are as follows:Girls rankings Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img read more