A quiet, safe and efficient hybrid – Manila Bulletin

2020 Toyota Corolla Altis CVT 1.8V Hybrid The title sums up what the 2020 Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8V Hybrid CVT is all about. The test unit came in with a reading of 14.4 kilometers per liter. After just two days and under average driving conditions (some passing, maintained top speed on the freeway), it performed …

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Photos: Schaeffer Academy, Mabel-Canton Men’s Basketball Jan. 9, 2023 – Post Bulletin

Schaeffer Academy hosted Mabel-Canton for a men’s basketball game on Monday, January 9, 2023. Schaeffer Academy’s Ethan VanSchepen (23) shoots a shot during a men’s basketball game against Mabel-Canton on Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, at Schaeffer Academy in Rochester. Traci Westcott/Post Bulletin Levi Ouren (14) of Schaeffer Academy is introduced before a men’s basketball game …

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Keeping to sharp tradition | Borneo Bulletin Online

Izah Azahari Machete making is certainly an art form that has dwindled in size, especially in the Sultanate, as many skilled blacksmiths have passed away leaving no successors. With a long history, the machete, widely known in Brunei as a parang, is used for everything from farming and gardening to military and self-defense purposes. The …

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Former Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia Sworn In to the US House of Representatives – Daily Bulletin

LOS ANGELES — Effective Saturday, former Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia is officially the first openly LGBTQ+ immigrant to serve in Congress. Garcia was sworn in in the House of Representatives on Saturday morning Washington time, four days behind schedule because Republican leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Bakersfield, was unable to get the necessary number of votes …

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For Z is believing – Manila Bulletin

2020 Nissan 370Z Premium Only a handful of Japanese models evoke the kind of charm, prestige and heritage that the Nissan Z series does. Its long history has a lot to do with it. The first model that came out in 1969 was the Datsun 240Z. Since then, the nameplate has been known for its …

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VW T-Cross gets new toys – Manila Bulletin

2022 Volkswagen T-Cross SE with AID The relatively new T-Cross, released in May 2021, gets a slight tech upgrade a year later. Before we get to the new stuff, here’s my take on its looks, features, and performance. Its bodywork isn’t quite as cutting-edge as other crossovers, and that shouldn’t be surprising since it’s a …

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A twisted fairy tale | Online Borneo Bulletin

Jocelyn Noveck AP – Let’s face it, Pinocchio has always been an odd choice for a children’s morality tale. Of course, lying is wrong. But that’s not the only message the story sends. Even the classic 1940 Disney version, lighter and more child-friendly than Collodi’s 1883 tale, still sends the message that if you’re not …

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Race against time | Online Borneo Bulletin

Nat Castaneda VOSS, NORWAY (AP) — Chunks of ice float in milky blue water. The clouds move and hide towering mountain tops. The deeper you go to the surface, the more the water roars and the stronger the “CRIETA” of the ice, as pieces of the arm of the largest glacier in Europe fall. The …

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