Busch Beer to give one fan the ultimate tailgate experience

first_imgIt has been tough to tailgate at the track this year.With attendance still limited at the race track due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and most NASCAR fans celebrating the rest of the season at home, Busch, the official beer of NASCAR and NASCAR Cup Series Premier Partner, is giving you the chance to bring the ultimate tailgate experience to your home.You now have a chance to win a fully stocked, custom Pit Cart filled with all the things a fan would need for a successful championship weekend at home. The Pit Cart includes a LED 65-inch UHD Commercial TV with Essential Smart Function, JBL Pro SoundBar PSB-1, 126 Can Freestanding Beverage Refrigerator, LED accent lighting, NASCAR swag and more.The Sweepstakes Period begins Wednesday (Oct. 21) at noon ET and ends Sunday (Oct. 25) at 11:59:59 p.m. ET.There are two ways to enter:— Twitter: During the Sweepstakes Period, tweet the hashtag #OfficialBeerSweepstakes.— Twitter: During the Sweepstakes Period, look for Busch’s Sweepstakes Tweet inviting followers to enter for a chance to win a prize. Retweet and include the hashtag #OfficialBeerSweepstakes.Note: The Sweepstakes, known formally as the “Busch Beer Ultimate Championship Tailgate,” is open only to legal residents of the United States and District of Columbia (excluding Alaska and Hawaii) who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry.You must be a registered user of Twitter and follow @BuschBeer on Twitter in order to enter the Sweepstakes via Twitter. Twitter registration is free and can be obtained by logging on to https://twitter.com and following the online instructions to open an account.RELATED: Busch Beer wins NASCAR Marketing Achievement AwardOne potential winner will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about Oct. 26 from among all eligible entries received by Busch, whose decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.No purchase or payment of any kind necessary to enter for a chance to win.Don’t miss NASCAR Championship Weekend, Nov. 6-8, where NASCAR will crown champions in the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series in the season finale.last_img read more

ORION closes Foothills Park Plaza for $3.125M

first_imgA once maligned, but well-located shopping center in the heart of one of Phoenix Metropolitan area’s best master-planned communities, is returning to its former glory after its $3.125 million sale.Foothills Park Plaza is located on the southwest corner of Chandler Boulevard and Desert Foothills Parkway in the affluent area of the Ahwatukee Foothills master-planned community. Tenants at the intersection include Safeway, Walgreens, Bank of America, Ace Hardware, Chase, and more.Foothills Park Plaza, a 20,173 square foot retail center, closed for $3,125,000. The center was 78 percent occupied at close of escrow with a good mix of service and retail tenants. The transaction was negotiated by Ari Spiro and Sean Stutzman of ORION Investment Real Estate.The Seller, Pacific West Land Development Company, headquartered in Bainbridge Island, Washington, has been one of the largest buyers of distressed retail assets over the past 8 years; the buyer was Branch Investment Group out of Newport Beach, California, who are looking to grow their portfolio in the Phoenix market.“The Sellers originally acquired the property through a note acquisition. Being one of the most prolific buyers during this past downturn, Pacific West has developed a strong reputation of stabilizing once struggling assets and turning them around to functional properties that enhance the surrounding neighborhood,” Spiro said.“At 78 percent occupancy, the seller left some room in the deal for the buyer to further improve the occupancy, income, and value to the property. With an aggressive leasing platform, the new owner plans to add more great services to the Ahwatukee Foothills community,” Stutzman said.last_img read more

Duterte creates task force to probe PhilHealth ‘anomalies’

first_imgKeith also claimed that several items for the agency’s IT department were overpriced by the millions./PN MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the creation of a task force that will investigate the alleged anomalies in Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth). “Nakinig po ang ating Presidente at umakto bagama’t wala pa pong mapapatunayan sa mabilis na panahon, mayroon naman pong preventive suspension para mapangalagaan ang kaban ng PhilHealth,” Roque said in a virtual press conference. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said the task force will be composed of the Department of Justice, Office of the Ombudsman, Office of the Executive Secretary, Office of the Special Assistant to the President, the Civil Service Commission, the Commission on Audit, and the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission. “The task force is authorized to investigate, suspend, conduct lifestyle checks, and file charges against thieves in PhilHealth,” he added. “Ngayon po ang imbestigasyon na ito kasama na po ang preventive suspension.” center_img The PhilHealth came under fire following the testimonies made by resigned anti-fraud officer, lawyer Thorrsson Montes Keith that some PhilHealth officials pocketed around P15 billion in funds through various schemes.  Roque added that President Duterte was “exasperated” with the corruptions happening inside the PhilHealth that he created a strong task force. President Rodrigo Duterte orders the formation of a task force that will investigate, suspend, conduct lifestyle checks, and file charges against “thieves” in Philippine Health Insurance Corp. GETTY IMAGESlast_img read more

Friends and family rally around cancer patient Kurt Owens

first_imgTOP PHOTO:  Family and friends are coming together in support of Coach Kurt Owens (top right, back row).Julia and Jeremiah are Susan and Kurt Owens children.JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – Kurt Owens has been there for the youth of our community, and his friends and family are asking you to be there for Kurt as he battles liver cancer.  The hardworking husband and father of two was recently diagnosed with the disease and is making weekly trips to Nashville for treatment.To help off set expenses, a benefit fishing tournament is scheduled in Owens honor to help him and his family.  The tourney is this weekend, Sat. Mar. 14, at the White Bridge.  There’s also still time to become a sponsor.  Jack Faulkner has details on how you can be a part of the event at 423.494.8093.Julia and Jeremiah with their father, Coach Kurt Owens.(WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 03/11/2020-6AM)Share this:FacebookTwitterlast_img read more