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Guest Post: Gina Baynham

    I first came upon Corey‘s blog in 2007 accidentally as I sat in my kitchen in Australia helping my 7-year-old daughter to research a school project. The link Google brought me to was a story about gold bead necklaces  traditionally gifted to young girls in Marseille to mark special occasions as they grew up. I was captivated. For a brief moment I was unaware of my messy kitchen, the pile of laundry waiting to be done,  and young kids running around asking me to do things for them. I came b...
Tags: Travel, Google, Australia, France, Ireland, Marseille, Facetime, Dad, Le Havre, Corey, Gina, Corey Amaro, French la Vie, Gina Baynham


The Latest: Mississippi students face different campus life

JACKSON, Miss. -- Students in Mississippi are scheduled to return to school in August amid rising cases of COVID-19 in the state, but campus life will be a lot different than what many are used to.At Mississippi State, temperature check-in kiosks will be scattered around campus. Students who live in dorms will be required to log their temperature every 24 hours and fill out a health questionnaire. Employees and day students will be required to check temperatures at home and take a screening surv...
Tags: Health, Europe, Florida, New York, London, News, Mississippi, California, Washington, Mexico, Scotland, New York City, Africa, Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona


‘Victory for French football’ as fans return and witness 9-0 PSG rout

Le Havre (France) (AFP) – Paris Saint-Germain routed second division Le Havre in a friendly on Sunday remarkable not for the 9-0 score, but because it drew the biggest crowd for a match in one... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Psg, Le Havre, Afp, Le Havre France AFP Paris Saint Germain


PSG to prepare for Champions League, cup finals with Le Havre friendly

Paris (AFP) – Paris Saint-Germain announced on Wednesday they will play a friendly against second-tier Le Havre in front of up to 5,000 fans to prepare for the Champions League last eight tournament and two... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Paris, Psg, Le Havre, Afp, AFP Paris Saint Germain


Your Favorite Paris Story-Part 2

A number of you submitted their Favorite Paris Story after the deadline, so I decided to run Your Favorite Paris Story Part 2. Thanks again for submitting your stories.  From Beverley Jackson (Photo Above) - My First Trip to Paris  My first trip to Paris was with my parents in 1954. We traveled with huge trunks from Los Angeles to New York by train then the new ship S S United States. No quick flights then.  I loved it all. Especially the old taxis drivers with Cigarettes dangling from ...
Tags: Travel, Europe, New York, London, Greece, France, Los Angeles, United States, Paris, Algeria, Nancy, Embassy, Churchill, Le Havre, Place De La République, Roland


New to Stream: The Criterion Channel’s May 2020 Lineup

New to Stream: The Criterion Channel’s May 2020 lineup The Criterion Channel, a streaming service from the niche home video distributor for film aficionados, has unveiled its lineup of programming for the month of May, which will include a California Dreamin’ Double Feature with Steven Soderbergh’s The Limey and David Lynch’s Mulholland Dr., along with a large roster of contemporary and classic films! RELATED: Criterion Collection Unveils July Releases, Including Marriage Story! Friday, M...
Tags: Hong Kong, Japan, New York, Hollywood, Movies, France, Germany, Kung Fu, Berlin, India, New York City, America, Los Angeles, Spain, World, Chicago


Stoker: Evolution of a Vampire – review

Author: Calvin Cherry First published: 2018 Contains spoilers The Blurb : Dear reader, When the boon of sleep becomes a presage of horror, while one’s long, shadowy days are laden with sordid events so terrifying they only bridge a thread to the same wicked nightmare, in what can a gentleman find refuge and catharsis? Writing. No one can deny that Abraham Stoker penned a Gothic tour de force in 1897. All readers and moviegoers are familiar with the name Dracula, as a parade of literary colleag...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, UK, England, Hollywood, London, Movies, Britain, Portsmouth, Prince, Florence, Catherine, Bram Stoker, Dick Van Dyke, Kings Cross, Le Havre


Book Giveaway: The Seine by Elaine Sciolino

I am happy to announce the publication of the latest book by Elaine Sciolino, The Seine: The River that Made Paris and thrilled to give away a copy courtesy of the publisher.   Sciolino spent over three years of intense research tracking the 483 mile length of the Seine from its remote plateau starting at its source in Burgundy all the way through to the sea at Le Havre and Honfleur. Along her journey she meets and interviews a rich and diverse cross section of people including a bargewo...
Tags: Travel, Books, Paris, Seine, Le Havre, Jessica, Elaine Sciolino, Richard Nahem, Montmartre St Germain, Eye Prefer Paris Contests, La Vaissellerie, Marais Click, Sciolino, Honfleur Along, Carol Gillott


Saudi ship, blocked from loading arms cargo in France, arrives at Spanish port

SANTANDER, Spain (Reuters) - A Saudi ship, prevented by rights groups from loading an arms cargo at the French port of Le Havre on Friday, arrived at the Spanish port of Santander early on Monday. French rights group ACAT argued in a legal challenge on Thursday that the arms consignment contravened a U.N. treaty because the weapons might be used against civilians in Yemen, though the case was thrown out by a French judge. The Saudi vessel Bahri-Yanbu set course for Santander shortly after the ru...
Tags: Science, France, Spain, Yemen, Santander, Le Havre, ACAT, Bahri Yanbu


Saudi ship leaves Spain with ceremonial, exhibition materials: source

On Friday, rights groups prevented the Bahri-Yanbu from receiving arms at the French port of Le Havre due to concerns they would be used by Saudi Arabia against civilians in Yemen's war. The vessel, that carries a separate consignment of arms loaded in Antwerp, set sail from Santander at 1:50 p.m. (1150 GMT) bound for Genoa, Italy, according to ship tracking data. The Spanish source said the material could be used for cannon salutes in military ceremonies in Saudi Arabia.
Tags: Science, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Yemen, Le Havre, Antwerp, Genoa Italy, Bahri Yanbu


Saudi vessel leaves French coast without arms cargo

PARIS/LE HAVRE (Reuters) - A Saudi vessel that had been due to load arms in France left the country's Le Havre port without its cargo of weapons and is now sailing towards Santander in Spain, according to ship tracking data, a local official and a lawyer. Two French human rights groups on Thursday sought to block the loading of weapons onto the ship through a legal filing, arguing the cargo contravened an international arms treaty. A French judge threw out their complaint but the Bahri-Yanbu m...
Tags: Science, France, Spain, Paris, Santander, Le Havre, Bahri Yanbu, LE HAVRE Reuters


Saudi vessel left Le Havre without arms cargo, en route to Santander

PARIS (Reuters) - A Saudi vessel that had been due to load arms in France left the country's Le Havre port without its arms cargo and is now sailing toward Santander in Spain, according to ship tracking data and comments from a local French official to Reuters. On Thursday, two French human rights groups had sought to block the loading of weapons onto the Saudi Arabian vessel as it sought to dock in northern France, arguing the cargo contravened an international arms treaty. (Reporting by Jo...
Tags: Science, France, Spain, Paris, Santander, Le Havre, Reuters, John Irish


LAFC has succeeded under Coach Bradley by playing ‘Bob Style’

LOS ANGELES — The first name that popped into John Thorrington’s head was Bob Bradley. Hired in December 2015 to oversee Los Angeles Football Club’s product on the field, Thorrington considered Bradley the best choice to answer the most important question the Major League Soccer franchise had in front of it. Bigger than a stadium site, team supporters or any player who might sign, the search for a head coach needed to end well so roster moves could be considered and a competitive ethos instilled...
Tags: Wales, France, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Egypt, Premier League, New Jersey, Swansea City, Swansea, Mls, Norway, Bob, Major League Soccer


The Ultimate Guide to the Best Things to Do in Normandy, France

We share all the best things to do in Normandy, France, including the best museums and Normandy beaches, what Normandy foods you have to try, where to stay in Normandy, and much more. When many of us think of Normandy, France, the first thought that comes to mind is of the D-Day landing and the unthinkable horrors of WWII. While military tourism remains a big draw to the Normandy Beaches, there is so much more to discover in this beautiful region of Northern France. From quaint villages with t...
Tags: Travel, Apple, Google, Garden, Facebook, England, London, France, US, Unesco, Normandy, Orne, Paris, Belgium, Airbus, Richard


Barcelona ready summer swoop for Lyon’s Ferland Mendy

As per a report from Francesc Aguilar of Mundo Deportivo, La Liga champions Barcelona are considering a summer move for Lyon left-back Ferland Mendy. Lyon standout Mendy, a 23-year-old left-back who can also play on the wing, made the move to the Parc Olympique Lyonnais from Le Havre in the summer of 2017. And the gifted stopper has since gone on to establish himself as not only one of Lyon’s key men, but one of the finest performers in all of French football. The attack-minded left-back posse...
Tags: France, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Manchester City, Arsenal, Lyon, Philippe Coutinho, Jordi Alba, Le Havre, Adrien Rabiot, Mendy, Mundo Deportivo, Valverde, El Clasico Barcelona, Stoichkov


US women to open 2019 at France, play Mexico in send-off

CHICAGO (AP) — The United States women’s soccer team will open next year with games at World Cup host France and Spain and finish a 10-game schedule leading to the tournament with a send-off match against Mexico at Harrison, New Jersey, on May 26. The defending world champion Americans play France at Le Havre on […]
Tags: News, Mexico, France, US, Sports, Spain, Ap, Chicago, United States, Le Havre, Harrison New Jersey


Scottish Gossip: Celtic, Moukoudi, Rangers, Gerrard, Hearts, Souttar, Scotland

Celtic target Le Havre defender, Rangers boss wants two more additions, Heart close to bringing left-back back to Tynecastle.
Tags: News, Le Havre


West Ham close to completing €12m deal for Harold Moukoudi

Sky Sports reporter Kaveh Solhekol ‏ is today reporting that West Ham are closing in on a €12m deal for AC Le Havre centre-back, Harold Moukoudi. West Ham close to completing €12m deal for Le Havre centre back Harold Moukoudi. Ninth signing of the summer. Will mean more than £100m spent this window — Kaveh Solhekol (@SkyKaveh) August 4, 2018 Promising defender Moukoudi has spent all of his short career in France with AC Le Havre. Moukoudi was promoted to AC Le Havre’s first team in the sum...
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester City, West Ham United, Arsenal, Swansea, West Ham, Jack Wilshere, Borussia Dortmund, Manuel Pellegrini, Etihad Stadium, Pellegrini, Toulouse, Barclays Premier League


Ligue 1 chasers Ajaccio to play Toulouse in empty stadium

Ajaccio (France) (AFP) – French football authorities have ordered second division Ajaccio to face Ligue 1 playoff rivals Toulouse in an empty stadium following ugly scenes over the weekend that started with fans of the Corsican club attacking the team bus of visiting Le Havre. After hitting Ajaccio with a stadium ban for the home leg of their two-leg playoff against Toulouse, the French Professional League (LFP) ordered the Corsicans to face “Toulouse on May 23 in an empty stadium to be designa...
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Lyon, Toulouse, Le Havre, Afp, Ligue, Havre, Ajaccio, LFP, Mathieu Coutadeur, Jean Philippe Mateta, Ajaccio France AFP, Mateta, Mady Camara


Ajaccio forfeit home field against Toulouse in Ligue 1 promotion playoff

Ligue 2 side Ajaccio beat Le Havre on penalties on Sunday to earn a spot in the Ligue 1 promotion tie. Ajaccio have escaped dismissal from the playoffs for promotion to Ligue 1 but will be deprived of home advantage for the first leg of the final. Olivier Pantaloni's Ligue 2 side set up a clash with top-flight Toulouse by beating Le Havre on penalties on Sunday, in an ill-tempered clash in which both teams had two players sent off. Afterwards, Le Havre filed a complaint with the French leag...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Toulouse, French Ligue 1, French Ligue 2, Ac Ajaccio, Le Havre, Ligue, Ajaccio, LFP, Olivier Pantaloni, Pantaloni


Ajaccio triumph in crazy French promotion play-off

Ajaccio (France) (AFP) – After one postponement, four red cards, a dramatic late equaliser and a penalty shoot-out, Corsican club Ajaccio are closing in on promotion back to France’s top flight. The Ligue 2 promotion play-off between Ajaccio and Le Havre was postponed in surreal scenes on Friday after fans of the Corsican club attacked the visitors’ team bus. Le Havre returned... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Le Havre, Afp, Ligue, Ajaccio, Ajaccio France AFP


French playoff game rescheduled after fans' attack on bus

The French league says a playoff between Ajaccio and Le Havre that was postponed on Friday after home fans attacked the visiting team's bus will now take place on Sunday            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Le Havre, Ajaccio


Postponed Ajaccio-Le Havre playoff moved to Sunday

Paris (AFP) – The French second-division playoff between Ajaccio and Le Havre that was postponed after fans of the Corsican club attacked the visitors’ team bus has been rescheduled for Sunday. Ajaccio and Normandy-based Le Havre are fighting for promotion to Ligue 1, but Friday’s fixture in Ajaccio was called off after fans threw missiles at Le Havre’s bus and impeded it... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Normandy, Paris, Le Havre, Afp, Ligue, Ajaccio, Ajaccio Le Havre, Sunday Ajaccio


Ligue 2 playoff between Ajaccio and Le Havre postponed after fans attack bus

The Ligue 2 playoff match between Ajaccio and Le Havre was postponed after supporters of the Corsican club attacked the visiting team's bus on Friday. Normandy-based Le Havre beat Brest 2-0 on Tuesday and are fighting with Ajaccio for promotion to Ligue 1 -- French domestic football's top flight. However, both clubs' respective quests are on hold after some fans, from a group of an estimated 150, threw projectiles and rocks at Le Havre's bus and blocked it from reaching the e...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Normandy, French Ligue 1, French Ligue 2, Ac Ajaccio, Le Havre, Le Havre Ac, Ligue, Brest, Ajaccio


Rowdy Ajaccio fans force postponement of Le Havre clash

Paris (AFP) – A French second division playoff match between Ajaccio and Le Havre was postponed on Friday after fans of the Corsican club attacked the visitors’ team bus. Ajaccio and Normandy-based Le Havre are fighting for promotion to France’s Ligue 1 top flight, but their respective bids are on ice after some fans, from a crowd of close to 150, threw missiles and stones at Le... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Normandy, Paris, Le Havre, Afp, Ligue, Ajaccio, Rowdy Ajaccio


Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy to attend Europa League final as Marseille fan

Pep Guardiola talks up Yaya Toure's importance to Man City's history and how the club will dedicate their final game to the Ivorian. Extra-time substitute Rolando produced the vital away goal for Marseille to book their ticket to the Europa League final in Lyon. Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy has said he will be attending next week's Europa League final to support his former club Marseille against Atletico Madrid. Mendy made 81 Ligue 1 appearances for Marseille af...
Tags: France, Football, Sport, Story, Manchester City, Marseille, Yaya Toure, Monaco, Man City, Europa League, UEFA Europa League, Le Havre, Benjamin Mendy, English Premier League, Ligue, Mendy


Le Havre teenage defender Samba Diop dies

French soccer club Le Havre says its teenage defender Samba Diop has died of unknown causes            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Le Havre, Samba Diop


Samba Diop: Le Havre defender dies aged 18

Le Havre defender Samba Diop dies at the age of 18.
Tags: Football, Le Havre, Samba Diop


Le Havre defender Samba Diop dies aged 18

French club Le Havre have said teenage defender Samba Diop has died of unknown causes.
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, French Ligue 2, Le Havre, Samba Diop


Angry Le Havre supporters invade pitch after loss to Quevilly

Le Havre fans show their colours. LE HAVRE, France -- Angry fans of second division French side Le Havre spilled onto the field following a 2-0 home defeat to struggling Quevilly on Friday, the second such invasion in French football this month. After the final whistle, some 120 fans charged onto the pitch at Stade Oceane. They tried to make their way to the entrance to the dressing rooms but were blocked by a line of stewards. Le Havre are in ninth place and Normandy-based Quevilly are 19th in ...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Normandy, French Ligue 2, Le Havre, Le Havre Ac, LE HAVRE France Angry