| Fire at Seabreeze |
Late last night firemen (消防队员) hurried to the Seabreeze Hotel and quickly
put out a small fire in a bedroom．The hotel manager said that a cigarette (香烟)
started the fire. We say again to all our visitors, "Please don't smoke cigarettes in
bed." This was Beldon's first hotel fire for five years.
Another Beldon Hotel Catches Fire |
Last night Beldon firemen arrived just too late to save clothing, bedclothes and
other things at the Seabreeze Hotel. An angry holiday maker said, "An electric
lamp (电灯) probably started the fire. The bedroom lamps are very old at some
of these hotels. When I put my bedside light on, I heard a funny noise from the
lamp." We are glad to tell our readers that this kind of accident (事故) does not
happen in Canfield.
| The Games comes to China
China hosted its first Olympic Games from August
8 to 24.Move than 10,000 athletes were at the
Games. They broke 38 world records. China won
the most gold medals with 51.
New man for the USE
The man in the picture is 47-year -old Barack
Obama. This year he was elected President of
America. He will also be the country's first black
| China's Space Walk
Zhai Zhigang and his two partners got a warm
welcome after leaving the Shenzhou VII
spacecraft. (宇宙飞船) On September 27, Zhai
finished Chin a's first space walk. China has
become the third country to walk in space, after the
US and the former Soviet Union. (前苏联)
The world now has a big economic crisis (经济危
机). It started with some US housing
companies. Then it __ spread ___to other
businesses in the world.Banks and governments
are losing money. The cost of living is rising
and many are going through hard times. Some
people even lost their jobs.
The highest bridge in the world
A bridge in France is the tallest in the world. It
is 270 meters high and 2.46 kilometers long. The
highest pillar (桥墩) is 343 meters high, 23 meters
higher than the Eiffel Tower (埃菲尔铁塔).
Beckham on the cover (封面) of Big Comics
If you like football, you must know David
Beckham. He is a famous football player from
England. But do you know that he is on the
cover of Big Comics Superior? Big Comics
Superior is a magazine in Japan. Football can
go around the world.
Year of Einstein (爱因斯坦年)
The Year of Einstein started in Germany
to remember the 50th anniversary (周年) of
Albert Einstein's passing away and 100th
anniversary of the General Theory of Relativity
(广义相对论). Einstein was born in Germany.
He lived and taught in Germany from 1914 to
Building a bridge across the straits (海峡)
The Chinese mainland (大陆) and Taiwan
have become closer now after Taiwanese leaders'
(领导人) visits and talks across the straits.
On May 3, Kuomintang Chairman (国民党主席)
Lien Chan finished his eight-day visit to the
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| Captain Goodfellow |
Do your children enjoy interesting stories, funny games and exciting dances?
Captain Goodfellow will be ready to teach all these things to children of all ages at the City Theater on
Saturday morning at 10:00. Free.
| Films at the Museum |
Two classical European films will be shown on Saturday afternoon at the Museum Theater. See Broken
Windows at 1:30. The Workers will be at 3:45. For further information, call 4987898.
| Do You Want to Hear "The Zoo"? |
"The Zoo", a popular rock group from Australia, will give their first US concert tomorrow night at 8:00
at Rose Hall, City College.
| President Hu Jintao flew to the earthquake-hit region in Yushu,
Qinghai on April 18, 2010. At a field hospital on the grounds of a
sports stadium, Hu sat on the bed of Drolma, a middle school
student, and held her in his arm as she wept (哭泣). "Rest assured
(放心的), you will have a full recovery (康复). Be strong. You will
have a bright future," he told her.
The 2010 World Expo,
|The 2010 World Expo Shanghai
China Duration (举办时间): May 1 to October 31, 2010
Expected visitors: 70 million
Theme (主题): "Better City, Better Life."
The theme represents the common wish of the people all over the
world for a better living in future urban (城市的) environments.
|The 19th FIFA World Cup (世界杯足球赛)
Duration: June 11 to July 12, 2010
Host (主办) nation: South Africa
Number of teams: Thirty-two
Number of matches: Sixty-four
It is the first time that the tournament (锦标赛) has been hosted
by a nation in the Confederation (联盟) of African Football.
| The City Council (市政府) has spoken highly of Dr. Miles Larson.|
Larson is a doctor but his patients are a lot of 4-legged animals like cats, dogs, sheep and cows. Larson gives away thousands of dollars worth
of vet service to keep city animals healthy. He also tries to place
homeless animals in good homes.
| The traveler returns to the Art Museum this week with paintings|
and photos from all over the world. If go- ing to some new and
interesting places is your idea of fun, come and join us in guessing
where these art objects are from. Who knows, maybe you'll take a
holiday in one of these places. Come along and explore the world
without leaving your hometown!
| It's Charity (慈善) Week soon. And it's time to start thinking about |
how you can help people who are not as lucky as you are. Perhaps you
can give money, maybe you can donate (捐赠) clothes or household
things you don't need. Or perhaps you can 'give your time and your
services. If you are happy and successful in your life, it's time to think
of other people who need help.
| Come to Teen Scene, the special program for teenagers to talk about|
their ideas and concerns (关注). So if you're worried about exams at
school, need help in being more confident, want to know about cool
clothes and where to buy them, come to Teen Scene, every Monday
night at 7 p. m.
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| Huang Xiaoming
Chinese actor Huang Xiaoming visited the panda base (据点) in Sichuan province.
During his visit, Huang put on a keeper's suit
and tried cutting bamboo, cleaning cages and feeding the pandas.
Huang also adopted a pair of panda twins with
a gift of one million yuan.
| Angelina Jolie
Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie can do all
kinds of things on screen. It looks like she's good
at everything, shooting, fighting and killing. But
there's one thing she's afraid of-cooking. The
33-year-old actress says she was never able to
master cooking skills. "I don't cook-it's the one
thing I can't do!" she says.
| Chen Luyu
Chinese hostess Chen Luyu is famous for her
popular talk show. She set up an online version
(版本) of her show at Sina.com.
People have grown tired of Chen's show,
especially her habit of constantly (经常的) asking
But the producer of the show supports Chen.
"She's one of the few Chinese hosts who knows
how to control (控制) her desire (愿望) to express
herself and let the guests speak freely in an
|TOKYO—The biggest earthquake to hit Japan in 140 years struck the northeast coast on March |
11, causing a 10-metre tsunami (海啸) that swept away everything in its path, including houses,
cars and farm buildings on fire, media and witnesses said.
|BEIJING—The milk products made on the Chinese mainland are safe, Wei Chao'an, vice-minister|
of agriculture, said on Saturday, March 12, trying to reduce worries of Chinese parents who buy
milk powder for babies overseas.
|BEIJING—Premier Wen Jiabao said that it is not easy to achieve a high-quality and efficient |
annual (年度的) growth rate of seven percent during the 2011-2015 period, while meeting the
press after the 11th National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing
on March 14.
First Road Tunnel＊ Opened
China's first road tunnel opened to traffic
in Hubei Province.Travel time between
Wuchang and Hankou is now seven minutes.
A Dog Surfer
Harvey is a good surfer. He began to
play in the water with his owners after
being born. He has become a star now.
Pleasant Goat And Big Big Wolf
Chinese cartoon "Pleasant Goat And Big Big Wolf"
has been popular with children these days. It is a
home-made cartoon. …
|Around the World
Traveling Around The World
An Englishman named Sam Field finished
traveling around the earth. During the trip,
he rode through 23 countries. …