Pat Conroy

Type: Person
Name: Pat Conroy
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Council to lobby Ministers over commercial rates

Cllr Jerome Scanlan, who submitted the motion to discuss the new ratesby Kathy Mastersonkathy@limerickpost.ieLIMERICK City and County Council is to send a cross-party deputation to meet with Finance Minister Michael Noonan and Environment Minister Alan ... [Published Limerick Post - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

MP asks for interchange funds

THE Glendale transport interchange is the key Lake Macquarie project that should be funded by proceeds from the state government's lease of the Port of Newcastle, Member for Charlton, Pat Conroy, has told federal parliament. THE Glendale transport interchange ... [Published Lakes Mail - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Novel based on harrowing story is set on a Lowcountry plantation

Dee Phelps Disappointment rooms -- spaces in attics or basements fashioned to hide mentally or physically handicapped family members -- were a fact of life in the antebellum South.The idea of such isolated bondage grips us, in both horror and fasci ... [Published Charlotte Observer - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

News from the library

Special gifts to the libraryPresented by Patricia K. Foell in memory of Alice M. Lewis: “Personal,” by Lee Child; “The Eye of Heaven,” by Clive Cussler; “The Drowning Spool,” by Monica Ferris; “Thankful,” by Shelley Shepard Gray; “The King’s Curse,” by ... [Published Galion Inquirer - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Call for Glendale interchange funding

CHARLTON MP Pat Conroy has called again for more funding for the Glendale Interchange and told federal parliament that the state government and its advisers had snubbed him while he was advocating for the project. CHARLTON MP Pat Conroy has called again ... [Published Newcastle Herald - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Talented youngsters get a little help

NINE young and talented Westlakes sportspeople were among 20 Hunter athletes to be awarded Local Sporting Championship Grants in a presentation ceremony hosted by Member for Charlton Pat Conroy. NINE young and talented Westlakes sportspeople were among ... [Published Lakes Mail - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Government buys thousands of iPads

The Abbott Government has spent over $700,000 on iPads and other devices in the past 12 months. Source: News Corp Australia THE Abbott government has caught the tablet bug and gone on an iPad and Android buying binge over the past 12 months. More than ... [Published Perth Now - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

OPINION: Labor's legacy should not be overlooked

A rush to judgment risks rewriting history, writes Pat Conroy.THE revelations emerging from the Independent Commission Against Corruption are appalling. Our region, and its political representatives, are the focus of the proceedings and we are all entitled ... [Published Newcastle Herald - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Government buys thousands of iPads

Source: News Corp Australia THE Abbott government has caught the tablet bug and gone on an iPad and Android buying binge over the past 12 months. More than 1000 tablets have been bought for tasks ranging from hosting a global summit to managing queues ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Good teachers make all the difference

Monday was a rude awakening for many parents and children. It was back-to-school week. No more sleeping in.One parent of a kindergartener commented to me that this was going to be a great year. When I asked the reason why, she said because of her child’s ... [Published Burlington Times-News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

TOPICS: Conroy, Palmer get up to hijinks in the House

PAT Conroy, we regret to report, is becoming Parliament’s class clown. The Charlton Labor MP piped up this week on a point of order, and was wearily indulged by Speaker Bronwyn Bishop. PAT Conroy, we regret to report, is becoming Parliament’s class clown. ... [Published Newcastle Herald - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Politics Live: August 26, 2014

LiveDry clean your suit and charge up your mobile!Federal parliament is back and sitting in Canberra after the winter break.Everyone is rested, rejuvenated and still stuck in that rut they call the budget.Good morning from the National Capital.A grey, ... [Published Queensland Country Life - Aug 26 2014]

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...be funded by proceeds from the state government's lease of the Port of Newcastle, Member for Charlton, Pat Conroy, has told federal parliament. "so far, $37.5 million has been forthcoming, from all levels of government, and i understand lake macquarie city council has allocated a significant proportion of this to the current capital works program" Mr Conroy said
Pat Conroy calls the novel "haunting and fascinating." In her acknowledgments, Phelps says Conroy's wife, Cassandra King Conroy, "took me under her wing and helped me fly. a better mentor and friend would be hard to find. thank you for helping me navigate my way around the perplexing world of publishing."
"these grants are a boost for young athletes and their families who are often required to pay for travel, accommodation, equipment and uniforms to compete in their chosen sport" Mr Conroy said

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Council to lobby Ministers over commercial rates [Published Limerick Post - Sep 25 2014]
MP asks for interchange funds [Published Lakes Mail - Sep 25 2014]
Novel based on harrowing story is set on a Lowc... [Published Charlotte Observer - Sep 24 2014]
Memorial plaque unveiled in Boyle for Traditi... [Published Leitrim Observer - Sep 23 2014]
News from the library [Published Galion Inquirer - Sep 22 2014]
Call for Glendale interchange funding [Published Newcastle Herald - Sep 22 2014]
CHESTERFIELD CHATTER: Sept. 18 [Published Register News - Sep 18 2014]
Talented youngsters get a little help [Published Lakes Mail - Sep 18 2014]
Government buys thousands of iPads [Published Perth Now - Sep 16 2014]
Fall Brings Seasonal Closings [Published Southern Boating - Sep 11 2014]
Fall Fairs & Festivals [Published Independent Publisher - Sep 09 2014]
OPINION: Labor's legacy should not be overlooked [Published Newcastle Herald - Sep 04 2014]
Politics Live: September 3, 2014 [Published Canberra Times - Sep 03 2014]
Government buys thousands of iPads [Published NEWS.com.au - Sep 02 2014]
Good teachers make all the difference [Published Burlington Times-News - Aug 29 2014]
TOPICS: Conroy, Palmer get up to hijinks in the... [Published Newcastle Herald - Aug 28 2014]
Labor MPs sent to the sin-bin [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 28 2014]
The Thursday afternoon factor [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 28 2014]
Kato the Wonder Puppy puts his voice into writing [Published Berkeley Independent - Aug 27 2014]
Julie Bishop gathers support as next Lib leader [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 27 2014]
O Say Can You See … a left-right cooperative? [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 27 2014]
Politics Live: August 26, 2014 [Published Queensland Country Life - Aug 26 2014]
Treasurer under pressure [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 26 2014]
Widseth Smith Nolting adds Lee [Published Prairie Business - Aug 22 2014]
Carbon tax savings: Labor has a bone to pick [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 14 2014]
USC offers talk on Pat Conroy archive on display [Published The Washington Times stories: News - May 22 2014]
Writers Speak Out Against SC Literary Censorship [Published PublishersWeekly.com - May 07 2014]
Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (Here Comes ... [Published WebProNews - May 02 2014]
Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (Here Comes ... [Published WebProNews Feed - May 02 2014]
Explorer Who Discovered the Titanic to Be Recog... [Published PRWeb - Apr 25 2014]
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