Living Room Features That Never Go Out Of Style – Forbes
The Lofoten Opera Hotel is surrounded by wilderness. Emphasis on “wild.” Lofoten Opera Hotel (Norway) Opening: late 2015 The Lofoten archipelago is a dramatic union of soaring peaks, untouched beaches and sheltered bays. It’s here that you’ll soon find the Lofoten Opera Hotel, a property befitting its wild surroundings. Design firm Snohetta is behind the eye-catching building that cascades toward the sea and links the mountains and ocean.
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Women, children’s home has six months at new location
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Residents contacted by the Journal declined interview requests. Moving the women and children’s home to the Fox Run Drive location required notice to all property owners within 200 feet of the new address, according to city ordinance. If not all, the vast majority of the petitioners live outside of that range, so the city didn’t require the mission to alert those residents of its plans, though at least one open house was held before the council voiced approval. Castleberry said the mission’s curfews, around-the-clock staffing and pre-screening of applicants are among the precautions in place to avoid, or at least mitigate, disruptions in the neighborhood. According to police records, a call for police assistance at the old facility came about every 11 days on average, though the calls mostly pertained to offsite crimes being reported by women living there.
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