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Lowell Sun
Arciero, Nangle top local collectors of travel payoutswho have not accepted per-diems this year: Senate: Michael Barrett, D-Lexington
Arciero, Nangle top local collectors of travel payouts
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
who have not accepted per-diems this year: Senate: Michael Barrett, D-Lexington Eileen Donoghue, D-Lowell Jamie Eldridge, D-Acton Jennifer Flanagan, D-Leominster House: Cory Atkins, D-Concord Kenneth Gordon, D-Bedford Tom Golden, D-Lowell Rady Mom,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
The Border Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 17 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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The Courier
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
The Courier / Posted 17 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
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17h
The Courier
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
The Courier / Posted 17 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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17h
WA Today
In search of classical Athens' elusive economylarge and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining
In search of classical Athens' elusive economy
WA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
large and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining and construction. Photo: AP But when Peter Acton, who studied classics at Oxford but ended up as a management consultant, finally got the chance, he decided to search... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
17h
Northern Daily Leader
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
11 related stories
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The Young Witness
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
The Young Witness / Posted 17 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
17h
The Young Witness
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
The Young Witness / Posted 17 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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17h
The Age
In search of classical Athens' elusive economylarge and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining
In search of classical Athens' elusive economy
The Age / Posted 17 hours ago
large and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining and construction. Photo: AP But when Peter Acton, who studied classics at Oxford but ended up as a management consultant, finally got the chance, he decided to search... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
In search of classical Athens' elusive economylarge and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining
In search of classical Athens' elusive economy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
large and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining and construction. Photo: AP But when Peter Acton, who studied classics at Oxford but ended up as a management consultant, finally got the chance, he decided to search... Read more
4 related stories
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Canberra Times
In search of classical Athens' elusive economylarge and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining
In search of classical Athens' elusive economy
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
large and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining and construction. Photo: AP But when Peter Acton, who studied classics at Oxford but ended up as a management consultant, finally got the chance, he decided to search... Read more
4 related stories
17h
Western Advocate
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Western Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
11 related stories
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Western Advocate
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
Western Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
Kiama Independent / Posted 17 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
17h
Kiama Independent
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Kiama Independent / Posted 17 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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Manning River Times
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
Manning River Times / Posted 18 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
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Manning River Times
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Manning River Times / Posted 18 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
11 related stories
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The North West Star
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
The North West Star / Posted 18 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
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The North West Star
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
The North West Star / Posted 18 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
11 related stories
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Brisbane Times
In search of classical Athens' elusive economylarge and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining
In search of classical Athens' elusive economy
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 hours ago
large and thriving manufacturing sector, defined broadly to include both mining and construction. Photo: AP But when Peter Acton, who studied classics at Oxford but ended up as a management consultant, finally got the chance, he decided to search... Read more
4 related stories
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Daily Liberal
Czech and Slovak Film Festivalopens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at
Czech and Slovak Film Festival
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 hours ago
opens on Friday 7th of October with The Noonday Witch and drinks from 6.30pm at the National Film and Sound Archive, Acton. Bookings: https://www.trybooking.com/MCDO Dr Louise Sheedy is a screen academic, and the new community engagement... Read more
9 related stories
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Daily Liberal
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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The Border Mail
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
The Border Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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walesonline
This headcam footage caught out biker doing 140mph on busy Welsh roadwere forced to await sentence while the trial of two other bikers involved in t
This headcam footage caught out biker doing 140mph on busy Welsh road
walesonline / Posted 20 hours ago
were forced to await sentence while the trial of two other bikers involved in the same ride was held. Last week Simon Mark Acton, 37, of Walnut Crescent, Rhyl and Christopher James Jones, 24, of Gele Avenue, Abergele, were both cleared of charges... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stirhigh-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Gro
The many talents of Yassmin Abdel-Magied, an activist not afraid to cause a stir
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
high-stakes world of letters feels a long way from the cosy Mocan and Green Grout cafe in Canberra's trendy New Acton precinct, where we meet on a sunny Tuesday for lunch. Abdel-Magied is in the capital for Junket, an "un-conference"... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Wrington Redhill grab all three points(K Fox); Axbridge Town v Westend (S Thornton); Cheddar A v Nailsea Utd A (J Cox
Wrington Redhill grab all three points
Weston Mercury / Posted 23 hours ago
(K Fox); Axbridge Town v Westend (S Thornton); Cheddar A v Nailsea Utd A (J Cox); Locking Park v Clevedon Utd A (S Acton). Division 1: Draycott v Cleeve West Town Res (D Pinnock); KVFC v Uphill Castle Res (tba); Wrington Redhill Res v... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Reading to Paddington trains cancelled or delayed for rail repairpast the hour. Passengers may use their tickets on London Underground services
Reading to Paddington trains cancelled or delayed for rail repair
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
past the hour. Passengers may use their tickets on London Underground services on all reasonable routes. Tickets can also be used on London Buses via any reasonable routes in the London Paddington, Acton, Ealing, Southall, Hayes and Heathrow ar... Read more
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The Signal
Steam engine makes history during trek through Santa Claritathe country.” The train was on hand at a ceremony Wednesday morning to usher i
Steam engine makes history during trek through Santa Clarita
The Signal / Posted yesterday
the country.” The train was on hand at a ceremony Wednesday morning to usher in a second rail line at Vincent Grade in Acton. And it didn’t make the trek wasn’t alone. Steep declines and safety regulations forced the crews to bring two modern... Read more
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Daily Mail
Frenchman goes to court to get ban on smiling in passports liftedused in French passports. The ban even includes babies The complainant, who ha
Frenchman goes to court to get ban on smiling in passports lifted
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
used in French passports. The ban even includes babies The complainant, who has asked to remain anonymous, took acton after his passport photo was rejected because he seemed to be grinning. In a letter to the court shown to the AFP news... Read more
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Boston Globe
Court rejects lawsuit to stop funding for Acton churchesA Middlesex County Superior Court justice has ruled that the town of Acton can
Court rejects lawsuit to stop funding for Acton churches
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
A Middlesex County Superior Court justice has ruled that the town of Acton can proceed with plans to use community preservation grants to renovate two churches. At its April 4 Town Meeting, Acton approved $49,500 for Acton Congregational Church’s... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Affordable housing applications open for Acton Courtyard apartmentsEquity Residential is currently accepting applications from tenants looking to
Affordable housing applications open for Acton Courtyard apartments
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
Equity Residential is currently accepting applications from tenants looking to rent affordable housing units at Acton Courtyard apartments, a complex developed in partnership with the city that is required to provide a specified amount of... Read more
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WA Today
Oil deal fuels share rallyOPEC deal is likely to buoy the index. Here are IG strategist Angus Nicholson'
Oil deal fuels share rally
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
OPEC deal is likely to buoy the index. Here are IG strategist Angus Nicholson's eight main takeaways from the overnight acton on global markets: Energy: Mashallah! OPEC agrees to a surprise output cut of 750,000 barrels per day of output,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Oil deal fuels share rallyOPEC deal is likely to buoy the index. Here are IG strategist Angus Nicholson'
Oil deal fuels share rally
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
OPEC deal is likely to buoy the index. Here are IG strategist Angus Nicholson's eight main takeaways from the overnight acton on global markets: Energy: Mashallah! OPEC agrees to a surprise output cut of 750,000 barrels per day of output,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Oil deal fuels share rallyOPEC deal is likely to buoy the index. Here are IG strategist Angus Nicholson'
Oil deal fuels share rally
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
OPEC deal is likely to buoy the index. Here are IG strategist Angus Nicholson's eight main takeaways from the overnight acton on global markets: Energy: Mashallah! OPEC agrees to a surprise output cut of 750,000 barrels per day of output,... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Death row inmate who killed jail guards requests penalty phase retrialmurder and sentenced to death for the June 2000 shooting deaths of Randolph Cou
Death row inmate who killed jail guards requests penalty phase retrial
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
murder and sentenced to death for the June 2000 shooting deaths of Randolph County Jail guards Leon Egley and Jason Acton. The murders took place at the county jail, where Tisius attempted to free his former cellmate. Tisius was granted a... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri Supreme Court holds Michael Tisius hearingmurder and sentenced to death for the June 2000 shooting deaths of Randolph Cou
Missouri Supreme Court holds Michael Tisius hearing
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
murder and sentenced to death for the June 2000 shooting deaths of Randolph County deputies Leon Egley and Jason Acton. The murders took place at the county jail, where Tisius attempted to free his former cellmate. Tisius was granted a... Read more
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Daily News
Esmond Wickremesinghe: The man of ideas in times of changethrough violence, can democracy long survive as a political way of life? A cent
Esmond Wickremesinghe: The man of ideas in times of change
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
through violence, can democracy long survive as a political way of life? A century ago, the British historian John Acton declaimed that power corrupts. Power may corrupt, but in South Asia the absence of power seems to corrupt absolutely.... Read more
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BC Local News
Lumby boot drive raises funds for fireworksby a high-profile Lumby citizen to support the Whitevalley Community Resource C
Lumby boot drive raises funds for fireworks
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
by a high-profile Lumby citizen to support the Whitevalley Community Resource Centre are being applauded. Mayor Kevin Acton has earned a lifetime membership from the centre for his dedication, which includes camping on the side of the road... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Lumby boot drive raises funds for fireworksby a high-profile Lumby citizen to support the Whitevalley Community Resource C
Lumby boot drive raises funds for fireworks
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 days ago
by a high-profile Lumby citizen to support the Whitevalley Community Resource Centre are being applauded. Mayor Kevin Acton has earned a lifetime membership from the centre for his dedication, which includes camping on the side of the road... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Insanity DefinedPassing Parade A water line in Hood County, Texas, broke in August, 5 feet belo
Insanity Defined
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Passing Parade A water line in Hood County, Texas, broke in August, 5 feet below ground on Andrea Adams's property, but Acton Municipal District worker Jimmie Cox, 23, came to the rescue—which involved Cox briefly submerging himself in the mud,... Read more
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Canberra Times
What to do this long weekendRepertory Society's production of the Oliver Goldsmith comedy about love, decep
What to do this long weekend
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Repertory Society's production of the Oliver Goldsmith comedy about love, deception and mistaken identity. Theatre 3, Acton. Also Saturday and Sunday at 2pm. $36-$42 from canberrarep.org.au. 8.30pm PAPILLON A buffet of circus, cabaret and... Read more
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Boston Globe
A scale with all the featurescan be stored on its side, like a cookbook. Available at Eurostoves, 45 Enon St
A scale with all the features
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
can be stored on its side, like a cookbook. Available at Eurostoves, 45 Enon St., Beverly,978-232-0007; Kitchen Outfitters, Acton Woods Plaza, 342 Great Road, Acton, 978-263-1955;and LeRoux Kitchen, 208 Main St., Falmouth,774-763-2081,... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘A profound desire to find the truth’ about Chianti Classicooffers prominent oak, texture, and noticeable residual sugar as part of its con
‘A profound desire to find the truth’ about Chianti Classico
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
offers prominent oak, texture, and noticeable residual sugar as part of its concentrated, youthful-tasting profile. 14.5 percent ABV. Around $22. At The Wild Duck Wine & Spirits, North End, 617-248-8893; Colonial Spirits, Acton, 9... Read more
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Boston Globe
The rebirth of the Jewish deliPicture it: Acton, Mass. Summer 1995. I was a high school junior, and a bagel s
The rebirth of the Jewish deli
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Picture it: Acton, Mass. Summer 1995. I was a high school junior, and a bagel shop had appeared on the outskirts of town. It was a typical suburban affair with teenage cashiers and bins of bagels in flavors both traditional and trendy. But it had... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Fire service bosses withdraw threat to 'sack all firefighters'talks with the Technical Advisory Panel (TAP) on Thursday to find a way of movi
Fire service bosses withdraw threat to 'sack all firefighters'
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
talks with the Technical Advisory Panel (TAP) on Thursday to find a way of moving forward. Read More Councillor David Acton, Chair of Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Authority, said: “Following contact with the Fire Brigades Union (FBU), I... Read more
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Boston Globe
Scenes from New England’s drought: Dry wells, dead fish and ailing farmsquality,” Castonguay said, adding that better conservation might have kept the
Scenes from New England’s drought: Dry wells, dead fish and ailing farms
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
quality,” Castonguay said, adding that better conservation might have kept the river flowing. Trees Lose Their Luster ACTON, Mass. — Take a mid-September drive through a lush Boston suburb like this one, and something looks different from... Read more
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