For Mayor Allan Gainer, it’s always been about communicating with the residents and students about government issues. Open government is what the second-year mayor ran on and what he believes is constantly improving and helping Cheney grow. For an example of this, look no further than city council meetings.
Just when you think that all the ideas for a reality show have been made, something new and hilarious comes out. “A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila” is the latest show that has the reality show nation talking. It’s Tequila, who has become famous on the Internet and has over two million MySpace friends, looking for true love.
Despite growing up in a small, isolated town with a population of approximately 3,000 and serious knee injuries, Chelsea Ross has not been stopped from playing collegiate volleyball. Ross was raised in Burns, Ore., which she says is about two hours from Bend, Ore.
Earlier in October it was reported that rebels had taken over a wildlife area in the eastern Congo that serves as a habitat for mountain gorillas. According to yahoo.com, half of the Western Mountain Gorilla population occupies this area and 10 have already been killed this year.
Adam Huson remembers riding his bike on Saturdays approximately eight miles from his hometown of Vancouver, Wash., to a nearby computer store in Portland. There, he and his two best friends would answer questions about computers for confused customers. Never mind that he was only 13 years old, or that he had to receive a special permit from the state of Oregon that would allow him to work in the store.