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Aston Villa substitute Nathan Delfouneso scored with his first touch to keep Martin O'Neill's European hopes alive with a well-deserved win over Portsmouth at Fratton Park.
But I wish to congratulate Ian Botham and Jane Tomlinson on their well-deserved awards.
teachers finally received a new contract and a well-deserved raise.
But there was better news for Llan & Caer's thirds, who ended a run of five consecutive defeats with a well-deserved 1-0 win over Bridgend B in South Wales Division Two, Matthew Beament scoring the all-important goal midway through the first half.
Crecy enjoys a well-deserved reputation in Europe for exploring many of the lesser known areas of aviation publishing, but he is little known in the United States.
A multifaceted perspective on Joan's career and personal life is provided by an inspired assortment of interviews, including playright and rabid Crawford fan Charles Busch, director and former lover Vincent Sherman (who admits to giving Joan a well-deserved slap in the face), costars Betsy Palmer and Diane Baker, and Christina herself, who reveals the origin of Joan's most notorious pet peeve: When Joan was a child, her impoverished mother was forced to take a job at a laundry, where the family lived in a cramped back room full of--yes
With Nuvens, choreography inspired by The Book of Restlessness, by Fernando Pessoa, Alessandra Palma di Cesnola confirms her well-deserved renown as one of Italy's most interesting contemporary choreographers.
In the years that followed, we got some probably well-deserved flak for jumping to a conclusion like that.
Vangent comes to the Veritas Capital portfolio of companies with a strong record of client retention and a well-deserved reputation for delivering high-quality services and solutions to government and commercial customers," said Robert McKeon, Veritas Capital's founder and president.
NEWRY blew Group A of the CIS Cup wide open last night with a well-deserved victory over table-toppers Glentoran at The Showgrounds.
With that, the Burkle Bill looks to be on its way to a well-deserved death, although some legislators hope to revisit it next week.
We are proud of Luis' service and were excited to see him receive this well-deserved ed home makeover.