MONTREAL Dollarama Inc. Says it earned $130.1 million in its third quarter, up from $110.1 million in the same quarter last year, boosted by higher sales.The company (TSX:DOL) says the profit amounted to $1.15 per diluted share, up from 92 cents per diluted share a year ago when the company had more shares outstanding.Analysts on average had expected a profit of $1.11 per share, according to Thomson Reuters.Is Dollarama about to meet its match? Miniso, Japan $2.99 store, plans to open 500 shops by Amazon Why some retailers are withstanding the onslaughtSix stocks that will win (or lose) on the soaring loonieSales in the 13 weeks ended Oct. 29 totalled $810.6 million, up from $738.7 million.Comparable store sales grew 4.6 per cent as the average transaction size grew 4.5 per cent and the retailer saw a 0.1 per cent increase in the number of transactions..

Louis Hagan continued what was an excellent evening for Willowfield Harriers when she won the U 17 ladies 400m race in 61.71secs. The male 400m competition had to be contested over two races; Ciaran Barnes (City of Lisburn AC) won the U 15 category in 53.80secs, while Craig McDermid (North Down AC) topped the U 17 standings, with a time of 63.56secs. Lagan Valley AC’s Max Diamond (61.96secs) ran well to win the U 20 event; in the M35 category, Paul McClelland (Unattached) impressed with a 58.98secs finish, thus winning the category.

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Just to do an astronaut’s dry cleaning. To be an actual astronaut, a person has to be two thirds Stephen Hawking, and one third someone who has perfect vision and awesome hand eye coordination. To make sure they have the right guy, NASA subjects their astronauts to an endless series of grueling tests..

They went on to win five championships in the 80s while appearing in 8 NBA finals. They would make it to the finals once more in 1991 losing to the Chicago Bulls in 5 games. After Johnson retired they had a bit of a lull they made it to the playoffs five out of six seasons but never made it as far as the second round.