Very few others had business here. City Hall and the Little Rock Police Station were located at one end of the street, and a mile away, the other end passed the Salvation Army headquarters and dead ended at the Amtrak Train Station. The woman in the black trench coat looked neither homeless nor professional.

The Bears aren’t the only team with playoff aspirations in this district, however. Sandia and Valley have strong junior classes in place, while Albuquerque High should be sparked by an outstanding crop of sophomores. Sandia began to come on late last season and could continue its rise behind a talented group of running backs.

And if a lover of reading and of old things, a nostalgic Boomer like me has bought his last book, then the book’s demise is near. I guess I was secretly hoping there would be a reason that books made of paper and ink had to survive. Some functional benefit to holding the book in the flesh.

Wonderfully contrasting textures and tastes. A very nice touch was our waiter quietly replacing our carafe of chilled water because it had become warmer. Very grateful we now have such a lovely restaurant and bar on our doorstep.. The CHL’s Most Outstanding Goaltender John DeCaro re wrote the CHL record book this season while posting a 27 6 3 record. The All CHL goaltender set single season records with 11 shutouts (previous record was eight), a 1.63 goals against average (previous record was 1.80) and a .941 save percentage (previous record was .938). DeCaro and the Mudbugs will wait until the series with the Mississippi RiverKings and the Texas Brahmas conclude to see who their conference semi finals opponent will be..

He was a man who lived by feel and there are far too few of them. The dirtier the ankles on the waitress, he used to say, the better the chili. Here’s to dirty ankles, Al. Neither of them really seems to crave romantic love or partnership, either openly or secretly, all that much. Again, for women on television, that’s extraordinarily rare. They don’t need love; in fact, it’s hard to imagine wanting to inflict either of them on anyone at this point.

The parent, who does not wish to be named, was surprised to receive the message from Paull Primary School in Hull.She said she forgot to top up the online account where school dinner fees are taken from, reports the Hull Daily Mail.The cost of school lunches at the school is 2.30, and the mum usually tops up 10 at a time, however had fallen 30p into arrears.The text says: “You will need to make alternative arrangements for hot meals until the account is in credit.”Mum of two, 20, left without heat or water for four days in sub zero temperatures”I think it disgusting and putting a lot of pressure on parents, especially those that don have anyone to turn to.”After speaking with a few of my friends with kids at different schools it seems to be happening all over Hull too. I just worry for the kids of parents who are struggling.”I think I would just lose my cool if they made him go without any food. Sorry for the rant it just upsets me.”The headteacher at Paull Primary School has confirmed pupils would receive one meal whilst an account is in arrears.Headteacher Paul Rowe said: “A child whose school meals account does not contain sufficient funds is provided with one meal and then parents are contacted and asked to make alternative arrangements for their child at lunchtime, such as a packed lunch, until the account is updated.”The school has an on line payment system so that parents can make a payment at any time.”The school did not wish to speculate on what would happen if, after one meal was provided, a child account remained in arrears.Read MoreTop news stories from Mirror OnlineCruise shipsToddler who died on cruise ship after ‘slipping from grandad’s arms’ is picturedPassengers on board the Freedom of the Seas Royal Caribbean cruise ship heard Kimberley Schultz Wiegand cry out in anguish as her daughter fell to her deathWeatherUK weather forecast: Heatwave hopes fade as ‘danger to life’ storm alert issuedMet Office forecasters have issued a thunderstorm weather warning for much of the UK and are no longer predicting a weekend scorcherHospitalsMaggots wriggle in mouth of man as he recovers in hospital from leg injuryWARNING: Distressing images.