In the first week, 13 ATMs were removed in Dubrovnik

first_imgPenalties will be issued on a daily basis in case of non-compliance with the Decision, and can go up to HRK 200.000 million for legal entities and up to HRK XNUMX for natural persons. Thus, by Friday, after the previous administrative procedures and the expiration of the legal deadlines for adjustment, 11 decisions on execution through a fine were issued, and the owners themselves removed a total of 13 ATMs in the last seven days, four in Od Puča Street, three with Stradun, two from Boškovićeva and Široka streets and one each from Restićeva street and Gundulićeva poljana, stand out next to the city of Dubrovnik. The implementation of the Decision of the City of Dubrovnik on restricting the installation of ATMs in the historic core shows excellent results, and in the first week, since the first Decisions on removal came into force, 13 devices have already been removed. High fines are envisaged for violators, and the Municipal Police of the City of Dubrovnik continues to check locations in the historic core on a daily basis, and fines will be issued on a daily basis. However, according to the announcements, the removal of all remaining ATMs that were set up without the consent of the conservator is expected, they conclude from the city of Dubrovnik. Related news: The city of Dubrovnik is the first Croatian city to regulate the issue of setting up ATMs with their acts, which began to ruin the appearance of UNESCO’s monumental heritage with excessive numbers. Photo: City of Dubrovnik AFTER DUBROVNIK AND ROVINJ INTRODUCED SPECIAL CONDITIONS FOR THE INSTALLATION OF ATMS IN THE OLD CENTERlast_img read more

Venus tops Serena in all-Williams semifinal

first_imgVenus Williams celebrates after beating her sister Serena 6-7, 6-2, 6-3 during semifinal play at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)MONTREAL (AP) — Venus beat Serena in an all-Williams semifinal in the Rogers Cup.Venus topped Serena 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-3 on Saturday in the hard-court event for her first victory over her sister since 2009 in Dubai.The 32-year-old Serena, ranked No. 1 in the world for the 200th career week, leads the series 14-11 and had won the last five matches. The 34-year-old Venus is ranked 26th.In the second semifinal, third-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska faced Ekaterina Makarova.Unseeded Venus started the match strong on her serve and took a 3-1 lead, but Serena rallied to tie it at 3 and went on to take the set in a tiebreaker.Venus dominated the second set, breaking Serena’s serve twice and taking advantage of unforced errors.Serena made two errors and dropped serve to fall behind 4-2 in the third set. Venus, who dropped serve only once in the match, served for the win at 5-3. Venus hit a rocket serve on her third match point that Serena returned into the net. Serena had 19 aces and nine double faults, and Venus had six aces and two doubles faults.Serena was coming off a victory last week in Stanford, California, in her first tournament since withdrawing from a doubles match at Wimbledon because of equilibrium problems.last_img read more

At The Finish Line…Where Only the Truth Matters

first_imgBILL NEAL•    I don’t know about you, but I’m drinking the kool-aid.  I’m back on the horse.  I’ve circled the wagons.  When the going gets tuff . . . all those good ole sayings.  I’m bringing them all out.  Steelers do it again and “Say the Ravens Nevermore!”  We win this one and it’s time to start talking Super Bowl.  You want the truth, well you got it.  Now tell Superman, Batman and Robin too!•    The first ever Achieving Greatness Awards, heretofore AGA, is set to go and I promise you this, it will be the most spectacular awards event in this city’s history.  Saturday, December 13th, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., at the fabulous Blue Line Grill, 5th Avenue Downtown Pittsburgh across from the back of Consol Arena, featuring the Willie Stargell MVP Award . . . the Celebrating Women Awards . . . The Connie Hawkins Summer Basketball League Hall of Fame Inductees . . . and introducing the first time ever historic debut of The Pittsburgh City League All Sports Hall of Fame Inductions, recognizing and honoring some of the greatest athletes in Western Pennsylvania history.  Tickets $20 in advance.  $25 at the door.  Dress to impress.  Valet and street parking, 21 and over, cash bar, cash kitchen, after party starring The Legend Sly Jock.  First come, first seat, rooftop VIP Room.  Call (412) 628-4856.  THIS IS GONNA BE SPECIAL . . . MORE INFO COMING SOON.•    Okay, by the way, if you want to kill your wife or girlfriend, apparently all you have to do is do it in Australia.  Oh, now I’m the bad guy . . . I told you you can’t handle the truth!!!•    Even though Cortez Allen can’t cover a small bed with a large blanket . . . can’t watch the sun come up . . . plays the corner like Stevie Wonder . . . okay, okay, that’s all I got, but on the real (Remember we used to talk like that?) Coach Tomlin is going to have to hang in there with him.  One day we’re going to need him and he’ll rise to the occasion.  Count on it.  Champions always do!•    Madison Bumgarner may not be the greatest pitcher in major league baseball history, but clearly he’s the only one to pretty much win three of the seven games by himself.  That my friends is the stuff legends are made of.  The Giants win.  The Giants win.  The Giants win!•    For those of you that had the nerve to question me on the Steelers bringing back Brett Keisel and James Harrison . . . well, who’s your daddy now?•    The Pittsburgh City League may not have many schools left, but the ones they have are still great and holding down the City League tradition and grand style.  Please continue to support City League athletics and our student athletes.•    By the way, if you have a senior student/athlete set to graduate in June and he or she doesn’t have five colleges identified and contacted on some level, he or she is late, very late.  Let’s go parents!•    The NBA kicked off Tuesday night.  Just go with this and trust me.  San Antonio squares off for the West title and Cleveland and Miami will get it on in the East . . . it’s meant to be.•    Health Tip — baked is better for you than fried.  It just is!< You Have Just Crossed the Finish Line >last_img read more