It’s mission accomplished again for the Fort St. John LDB store, as it sold its full compliment of 24 hundred Christmas charity teddy bears this year, setting another provincial record.For each bear sold the provincial Liquor Distribution Branch supplies another bear for local area charitable donation.In addition, store manager Warren Mears expects four to five hundred of the purchased bears will be returned to be added too the charity disbribution supply.- Advertisement -The local outlet broke the sales record it established at 2 thousand 36 bears last year and it’s believed local sales were more than five hundred, ahead of any other outlet in the province.Mr. Mears is again encouraging any local charity groups, which would like to be beneficiaries of the program to call 250-787-3405.
However, Rennes had cause to complain as Aubameyang should have been flagged offside before the second goal.With VAR not in use for the Europa League unlike the Champions League, there was no recourse for Rennes and the Ligue 1 side will also reflect on missed opportunities after the break as a historic European run for the club came to an end.M’Baye Niang struck the post and Sead Kolasinac’s last-ditch tackle denied Ismaila Sarr before the Bosnian wing-back crossed for Aubameyang to give Arsenal breathing space.Winning the Europa League also offers Arsenal and Chelsea the safety net of Champions League qualification should they fail to make the top four in the Premier League.But Arsenal boss Unai Emery, who won the Europa League three times as Sevilla coach, also wants the glory of a trophy in his first season in charge.“It is not only the possibility to go to Champions League, it is one title and we can feel the possibility to win one title,” said the Spaniard.Giroud scored his first hat-trick for Chelsea © AFP / Sergei SUPINSKYChelsea cruised into the last eight with greater ease as six Premier League sides will take their place in Friday’s quarter-finals draws with Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham in the last eight of the Champions League.After a 3-0 victory in last week’s last 16, first leg at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea were even more dominant in Kiev as Olivier Giroud scored his first hat-trick for the club.“We started very well. We wanted to start in this way,” Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri told BT Sport. “We played a wonderful first half and managed the game in the second half.”Giroud, who is yet to start in the Premier League in 2019 after the signing of Gonzalo Higuain, netted a first-half double, before Marcos Alonso slid home a third on the stroke of half-time.Frenchman Giroud completed his hat-trick before teenage winger Callum Hudson-Odoi rounded off the scoring.– Sevilla shocked by Slavia –Slavia Prague stunned Sevilla with a 4-3 win after extra-time to progress 6-5 on aggregate © AFP / Michal CIZEKFive-time winners Sevilla were beaten 4-3 after extra time to lose a thrilling tie against Slavia Prague 6-5 on aggregate.Twice the Spanish side came from behind to take the tie to extra time thanks to goals from Wissam Ben Yedder and Munir El-Haddadi. However, after Franco Vazquez had given Sevilla a 3-2 lead on the night, Slavia hit back and Ibrahim Traore’s winner a minute from time sealed a famous win for the Czechs.Napoli wrapped up a 4-3 aggregate victory over last season’s semi-finalists Salzburg despite a 3-1 second-leg loss in Austria.Another Serie A giant fell, though, as the highly-rated Luka Jovic scored the only goal of the night and the tie as Eintracht Frankfurt beat Inter Milan at the San Siro.Russian outfit Krasnodar suffered heartbreak as Goncalo Guedes scored a dramatic injury-time equaliser to send Valencia through 3-2 on aggregate after a 1-1 second-leg draw.Spanish sides have dominated this competition in recent years and despite Sevilla’s defeat will have two representatives in the last eight as Villarreal beat Zenit St Petersburg 2-1 to seal a resounding 5-2 aggregate victory.Benfica, runners-up in 2013 and 2014, were also taken to extra-time by Dinamo Zagreb but eventually overturned a 1-0 first leg deficit with a 3-0 win in Lisbon.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice as Arsenal progressed to the Europa League quarter-finals with a 3-0 win over Rennes © AFP / Ian KINGTONParis, France, Mar 14 – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang spearheaded Arsenal’s revival by scoring twice in a 3-0 win over Rennes to reach the Europa League quarter-finals 4-3 on aggregate, as Chelsea and Napoli also booked a last-eight spot on Thursday.The Gunners cancelled out their 3-1 deficit from last week’s first leg in France inside 15 minutes as Aubameyang swept home from close range before teeing up Ainsley Maitland-Niles to head home.
GAA NEWS: Termon GAA Club is delighted to announce that from this Friday night, March 4th, the club is taking over the running of Termon Bingo.Friday night bingo in Termon has been entertaining crowds from all over the county for the past couple of decades, and we look forward to improving on the experience by relocating to the state of the art community centre in Termon, the Craoibhín, a modern building offering warm comfortable accommodation for Bingo lovers. So, 9pm Friday night sees the Bingo enter a new era under the care of Termon GAA, and look forward to welcoming the regular Bingo goers as well as support from our local community.CraoibhinLocationTERMON GAA TAKE OVER FRIDAY NIGHT BINGO! was last modified: March 1st, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:bingoGAASportTermon