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The Leader-Herald
Askew qualifies for state swim meetThe junior swimmer touched the wall first in the 200-yard individual medley wit
Askew qualifies for state swim meet
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
The junior swimmer touched the wall first in the 200-yard individual medley with a time of 1:58.83 to claim the Section II Division II championship. Askew also earned a runner-up finish in the4 100-yard breaststroke with his time of 1:01.49 narrowly... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Designing the future"People always say, turn a negative into a positive and things happen for a rea
Designing the future
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
"People always say, turn a negative into a positive and things happen for a reason and I never really was a full believer in that," Romeyn said. Romeyn said he changed his mind when a family tragedy led him to rearrange his life and his career,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Five local wrestlers advance to semifinalsIn the Division I (large-school) tournament, Amsterdam's Daniel Montalvo (106),
Five local wrestlers advance to semifinals
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
In the Division I (large-school) tournament, Amsterdam's Daniel Montalvo (106), Marcus Torres (195), Nelson Quinones (195) and Chris Garrison (285) all advanced to the semifinals in their respective weight classes. "It wasn't a bad way to begin the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Waste facility receives prestigious APWA awardFacility staff member Donna Renda said Thursday that the Gloversville-Johnstown
Waste facility receives prestigious APWA award
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Facility staff member Donna Renda said Thursday that the Gloversville-Johnstown Joint Sewer Board - representing the sewage treatment plant - on Feb. 5 received the "Project of the Year Award" in the $5 million to $25 million "environmental" category... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Program honors Black History MonthThe presentations titled "From Slavery to Freedom" will be held Feb. 23 on the
Program honors Black History Month
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The presentations titled "From Slavery to Freedom" will be held Feb. 23 on the Weirton campus in Room 243; Feb. 24 in the Wheeling campus Student Union and Feb. 25 on the New Martinsville campus in Room 110. There is no cost to attend, and the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Area Wrestlers Heading to StateArea wrestlers compete in districts and some punch their tickets to state in Co
Area Wrestlers Heading to State
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 hours ago
Area wrestlers compete in districts and some punch their tickets to state in Columbia. Class 2 District 4 106 Results 1. Blake Ackerman, Smithville 2. Jake Huffman, Savannah 3. Ty Pratt, Cameron 4. Hunter Williams, Excelsior Springs 113... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cuomo Urges Legislature To Pass $15 Minimum WageSome officials, however, are wary of the report and believe a wage increase tha
Cuomo Urges Legislature To Pass $15 Minimum Wage
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
Some officials, however, are wary of the report and believe a wage increase that's double the national rate will pose serious ramifications to the job and business climates. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is proposing a $15 minimum wage within his 2016 budget,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The economics of a bodega six-packBig-Box stores Costco and BJ’s are growing heavyweights in New York’s beer mark
The economics of a bodega six-pack
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 hours ago
Big-Box stores Costco and BJ’s are growing heavyweights in New York’s beer market, and smaller distributors are feeling the weight of their jumbo-size competition. Perched at the very top of Ninth Avenue in Inwood is Flair Beverages, one of two home... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
NCS girls wrestling: Castlemont makes historyALBANY -- Castlemont High made school history on Saturday by having two wrestle
NCS girls wrestling: Castlemont makes history
The Fremont Argus / Posted 4 hours ago
ALBANY -- Castlemont High made school history on Saturday by having two wrestlers take home titles in the North Coast Section girls wrestling championships at Albany High School. Seniors Laylani Allen and Joanna Mack won championships in the 111-... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Penguins Game ReportPortland 0 0 1 1 — 2Penguins 0 0 1 0 — 1 1st Period- No Scoring. Penalties-ser
Penguins Game Report
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
Portland 0 0 1 1 — 2Penguins 0 0 1 0 — 1 1st Period- No Scoring. Penalties-served by Schremp Por (bench minor - too many men), 1:03; Acolatse Por (fighting, match - fighting), 3:58; McGrath Wbs (fighting), 3:58; Erixon Wbs (holding), 6:07; Turgeon... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
D-I champion Vestal crowns three winners at Sect. 4 tourneyMixed bag Saturday night, with some fresh faces and some guys who’ve made it a
D-I champion Vestal crowns three winners at Sect. 4 tourney
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
Mixed bag Saturday night, with some fresh faces and some guys who’ve made it a habit of emerging on top. A large and sometimes boisterous crowd at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena witnessed quality stuff as the best high school wrestlers... Read more
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WALB Albany
Clarksdale, MS officer shot in head; in hospitalAlbany firefighters are investigating after an SUV went up in flames. Albany f
Clarksdale, MS officer shot in head; in hospital
WALB Albany / Posted 5 hours ago
Albany firefighters are investigating after an SUV went up in flames. Albany firefighters are investigating after an SUV went up in flames. Albany Dancing with the Stars winners announcedAlbany Dancing with the Stars winners announced Albany stars... Read more
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WALB Albany
SUV goes up in flamesAlbany firefighters are investigating after an SUV went up in flames. Albany f
SUV goes up in flames
WALB Albany / Posted 5 hours ago
Albany firefighters are investigating after an SUV went up in flames. Albany firefighters are investigating after an SUV went up in flames. Albany Dancing with the Stars winners announcedAlbany Dancing with the Stars winners announced Albany stars... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Wrestling: Tuckers dominate en route to fourth straight county crownThe lights were dimmed before the wrestlers in the finals of the 13th annual L.
Wrestling: Tuckers dominate en route to fourth straight county crown
The Suffolk Times / Posted 6 hours ago
The lights were dimmed before the wrestlers in the finals of the 13th annual L. Robert “Doc” Fallot Section XI Division II Championships marched into the Center Moriches High School gym to applause from fans, who rose to their feet. Then, as they had... Read more
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WALB Albany
Albany Dancing with the Stars winners announced Albany stars showed off their moves on the dance floor Saturday night. Alban
Albany Dancing with the Stars winners announced
WALB Albany / Posted 6 hours ago
Albany stars showed off their moves on the dance floor Saturday night. Albany stars showed off their moves on the dance floor Saturday night. Archers... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Golfers converge at Portland Golf ShowThe Portland Golf Show opened at 11 a.m. on Friday morning at the Portland Conv
Golfers converge at Portland Golf Show
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 hours ago
The Portland Golf Show opened at 11 a.m. on Friday morning at the Portland Convention Center and within minutes it was jam packed. “We usually get about 9,000 people out to the golf show,” says Brian Beaky of Varsity Golf Shows, a Seattle company... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Area wrestlers take 11 titles at sectionalsElmira had five champions and Watkins Glen's Brandon Gould reached 200 wins in
Area wrestlers take 11 titles at sectionals
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
Elmira had five champions and Watkins Glen's Brandon Gould reached 200 wins in earning first sectional title. Wrestlers from Chemung County and Watkins Glen captured a combined 11 titles Saturday night at the Section 4 wrestling championships at the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Key signings, players returning give Spirit, Bulls boostREGIONAL coaches Nick Paterson and Trent Abel were far from devastated about ma
Key signings, players returning give Spirit, Bulls boost
Queensland Times / Posted 6 hours ago
REGIONAL coaches Nick Paterson and Trent Abel were far from devastated about making early exits from this year's FFA Cup knockout competition. Western Spirit and Ipswich City both lost 3-0 in their respective Friday night and Saturday night matches... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Senator Akshar Pops Up in Binghamton []Local News The series of 8 "Pop-Up Office" events kicked off today, with one o
Senator Akshar Pops Up in Binghamton []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 7 hours ago
Local News The series of 8 "Pop-Up Office" events kicked off today, with one of the stops at the Town of Binghamton Town Garage. During the event Senator Akshar spoke one on one with community members on topics like job growth, the economy, and how... Read more
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WALB Albany
Police respond to armed robbery at Dollar GeneralArchers compete in indoor tournamentArchers compete in indoor tournament Over
Police respond to armed robbery at Dollar General
WALB Albany / Posted 7 hours ago
Archers compete in indoor tournamentArchers compete in indoor tournament Over 100 competitors showed up for the archery tournament Over 100 competitors participated in an indoor archery tournament at Backwoods Outdoors. More >> Over 100... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville officials hope to reverse attendance trend at SEC women's tourneyAttendance at the SEC women’s basketball tournament has shown a steep decline i
Jacksonville officials hope to reverse attendance trend at SEC women's tourney
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 hours ago
Attendance at the SEC women’s basketball tournament has shown a steep decline in the last three years. Jacksonville sports officials hope that will be reversed in a big way when the event is played at Veterans Memorial Arena from March 2-6. One... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
SCHOLASTIC WRESTLING: Wallkill gets two first-time champions in Division I meetCENTRAL VALLEY >> Wallkill High placed four in the finals and came away with a
SCHOLASTIC WRESTLING: Wallkill gets two first-time champions in Division I meet
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 8 hours ago
CENTRAL VALLEY >> Wallkill High placed four in the finals and came away with a pair of first-time wrestling champions at the Section 9 Division I (large school) tournament Saturday. Mike Fekishazy and Garrett Betcher both claimed titles for the... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Georgia Firebirds sign 9 players, begin OTAsWe're a little over month away from Albany welcoming it's new Indoor football t
Georgia Firebirds sign 9 players, begin OTAs
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 9 hours ago
We're a little over month away from Albany welcoming it's new Indoor football team First day of OTAs for the Georgia Firebirds was Saturday afternoon, and they celebrated by signing 9 players to the roster giving them a total of 20. The Firebirds... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
January 2016 saw the return of nearly normal winter weather to GeorgiaAfter a record-setting warm December 2015, January 2016 in Georgia was slightly
January 2016 saw the return of nearly normal winter weather to Georgia
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
After a record-setting warm December 2015, January 2016 in Georgia was slightly cooler and drier than normal. While El Niño conditions mean a continuation of slightly cooler-than-normal conditions in February, it should also mean a wetter-than-normal... Read more
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WALB Albany
Georgia Firebirds sign 9 players, begin OTAsWe're a little over month away from Albany welcoming it's new Indoor football t
Georgia Firebirds sign 9 players, begin OTAs
WALB Albany / Posted 9 hours ago
We're a little over month away from Albany welcoming it's new Indoor football team First day of OTAs for the Georgia Firebirds was Saturday afternoon, and they celebrated by signing 9 players to the roster giving them a total of 20. The Firebirds... Read more
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WALB Albany
Camilla mayor speaks out about owing IRSArchers compete in indoor tournamentArchers compete in indoor tournament Over
Camilla mayor speaks out about owing IRS
WALB Albany / Posted 10 hours ago
Archers compete in indoor tournamentArchers compete in indoor tournament Over 100 competitors showed up for the archery tournament Over 100 competitors participated in an indoor archery tournament at Backwoods Outdoors. More >> Over 100... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Laughing it off with a list: Play tackles depression with comedyEvery Brilliant Thing tackles depression with comedy at Perth International Art
Laughing it off with a list: Play tackles depression with comedy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
Every Brilliant Thing tackles depression with comedy at Perth International Arts Festival A British one-man play about depression takes on the stigmatised issue of mental illness by encouraging the audience to laugh and reflect on what makes life... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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The Young Witness
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
The Young Witness / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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Western Advocate
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
Western Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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Manning River Times
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
Manning River Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Final: Ole Miss 76, Arkansas 60By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – On a day Ole Miss had to have them t
Final: Ole Miss 76, Arkansas 60
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – On a day Ole Miss had to have them the Stretch Fours got things going at the same time. Rebels coach Andy Kennedy had long hoped his big forwards, Tomasz Gielo and Anthony Perez, would be perimeter threats... Read more
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The North West Star
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
The North West Star / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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The Border Mail
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
The Border Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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The Courier
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby AshaHospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil
Lady Cilento Children's Hospital stands firm on baby Asha
The Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
Hospital staff served late night snacks to the handful of people keeping vigil in support of the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital decision to refuse the return of an injured, asylum-seeker toddler to off-shore detention in Nauru. A chant of "let... Read more
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WALB Albany
Runners race for a cause at 'Run for Hope' eventRunners in Albany raced Wednesday to raise awareness for HIV and AIDS. Partici
Runners race for a cause at 'Run for Hope' event
WALB Albany / Posted 12 hours ago
Runners in Albany raced Wednesday to raise awareness for HIV and AIDS. Participants not only ran the race, but they also met with vendors and had an opportunity to receive free health screenings. Organizers said that they want to raise awareness... Read more
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WALB Albany
Friends and family search for missing Albany manFamily and friends of a missing Albany man haven't given up hope and continued
Friends and family search for missing Albany man
WALB Albany / Posted 12 hours ago
Family and friends of a missing Albany man haven't given up hope and continued to search for him Saturday. People gathered at Smith's home on Lee Street Saturday morning to conduct a search for him. Smith left the hospital with a head injury in... Read more
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WALB Albany
Two women killed in Toccoa house fireSingle car wreck sends driver and passengers to hospitalSingle car wreck sends
Two women killed in Toccoa house fire
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
Single car wreck sends driver and passengers to hospitalSingle car wreck sends driver and passengers to hospital The driver was charged after a single car wreck on Friday night. A driver and passengers were taken to the hospital after a wreck... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Presidential candidates compete over their embrace of torture“YOU BET your ass I would”, Donald Trump said in November, addressing whether h
Presidential candidates compete over their embrace of torture
Namibia Economist / Posted 13 hours ago
“YOU BET your ass I would”, Donald Trump said in November, addressing whether he might, if elected, bring back waterboarding, the interrogation technique used during the Bush administration in the early 2000s and abandoned, for its brutality and... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local road race calendarHMRRC Winter Marathon and Relay, Feb. 14, 10 a.m., University at Albany, Albany
Local road race calendar
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 16 hours ago
HMRRC Winter Marathon and Relay, Feb. 14, 10 a.m., University at Albany, Albany. Annual marathon and three-person marathon relay. Entry fee for marathon is $20 for club members, $25 for non-members prior to Feb. 10, $30 for all after Feb. 10.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
I Do, I Do: Vow not to date anyone from work went right out the windowIt only took one look for Staci Herring to predict her future. Two and a half
I Do, I Do: Vow not to date anyone from work went right out the window
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 hours ago
It only took one look for Staci Herring to predict her future. Two and a half years ago, Staci, a physical therapist, caught a glimpse of the new, strikingly handsome orthopedic surgical intern, Daniel Smith, at UF Health Jacksonville. “I remember... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Adirondack agency Oks upgrading some tracks, removing othersALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The Adirondack Park Agency has signed off on a proposal to
Adirondack agency Oks upgrading some tracks, removing others
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The Adirondack Park Agency has signed off on a proposal to divide a state-owned rail corridor, with rails upgraded from Big Moose north to Tupper Lake and removed to establish a trail from Tupper to Lake Placid. The 34-mile trail... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY senator calls for "50-hour learning week"ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of New York state senators is pushing for a big inv
NY senator calls for "50-hour learning week"
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of New York state senators is pushing for a big investment in after-school programs and all-day kindergarten to create what they're calling a "50-hour learning week" for students. The proposal, announced Friday by the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texan With Character: Ali EsfandiaryALBANY (CBSDFW.COM) – Deep in the heart of the bible belt, a far West Texas tow
Texan With Character: Ali Esfandiary
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 18 hours ago
ALBANY (CBSDFW.COM) – Deep in the heart of the bible belt, a far West Texas town has embraced a man who doesn’t share their religious beliefs. But Ali Esfandiary does share their love of Texas — making him this week’s Texan With Character. (©2016... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
NY senator calls for "50-hour learning week"ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of New York state senators is pushing for a big inv
NY senator calls for "50-hour learning week"
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 18 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of New York state senators is pushing for a big investment in after-school programs and all-day kindergarten to create what they're calling a "50-hour learning week" for students. The proposal, announced Friday by the... Read more
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