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The Norwich Bulletin
Mashantucket encampment lets visitors step back into 17th centuryhistory, when you make your own stuff,” said Tom Nedweden, who set up a weetu,
Mashantucket encampment lets visitors step back into 17th century
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 28 minutes ago
history, when you make your own stuff,” said Tom Nedweden, who set up a weetu, or wigwam, and was dressed in traditional Algonquin garb he made himself. “My leggings, I shot the deer and tanned the hide.”Spears said he enjoyed using traditional... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Mackenzie's Class of 2016 begins new journeyGeneration Award – Isabella Ou, Connor Lee; OSSTF District 28 Bursary – Alex Ka
Mackenzie's Class of 2016 begins new journey
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
Generation Award – Isabella Ou, Connor Lee; OSSTF District 28 Bursary – Alex Katsaras; Professional Engineers Ontario – Algonquin Chapter Engineering Scholarship – Isabella Ou; Renfrew County Road Supervisors Association Bursary – Mathieu... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Another generation says goodbye to MackenzieGeneration Award – Isabella Ou, Connor Lee; OSSTF District 28 Bursary – Alex Ka
Another generation says goodbye to Mackenzie
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
Generation Award – Isabella Ou, Connor Lee; OSSTF District 28 Bursary – Alex Katsaras; Professional Engineers Ontario – Algonquin Chapter Engineering Scholarship – Isabella Ou; Renfrew County Road Supervisors Association Bursary – Mathieu... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Ali’s attitude inspires Lake Placid gradsCassius Clay, who would later rename himself Muhammad Ali. "I am the greatest,
Ali’s attitude inspires Lake Placid grads
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 18 hours ago
Cassius Clay, who would later rename himself Muhammad Ali. "I am the greatest," the shirt read as Williams held it up with Algonquin Peak visible behind him. For this year's graduating class, in the wake of Ali's death earlier this month, the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Ali’s attitude inspires Lake Placid gradsCassius Clay, who would later rename himself Muhammad Ali. "I am the greatest,
Ali’s attitude inspires Lake Placid grads
Lake Placid News / Posted 18 hours ago
Cassius Clay, who would later rename himself Muhammad Ali. "I am the greatest," the shirt read as Williams held it up with Algonquin Peak visible behind him. For this year's graduating class, in the wake of Ali's death earlier this month, the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Childhood development experts praise time in the great outdoorsto immerse their child in nature. In his latest book, “Vitamin N: The Essentia
Childhood development experts praise time in the great outdoors
TribLIVE / Posted 21 hours ago
to immerse their child in nature. In his latest book, “Vitamin N: The Essential Guide to a Nature-Rich Life” ($15.95, Algonquin Books), Louv offers 500 suggestions on how to reconnect with nature for families of all ages and habitats —... Read more
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Daily Herald
Car show calendaror visit www.skipsusa.net. Sept. 11: 30th annual British Car Festival, 9 a.m.-
Car show calendar
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
or visit www.skipsusa.net. Sept. 11: 30th annual British Car Festival, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Harper College, 1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine. More than 20 British car clubs, 500 automobiles, authentic British food, Irish dancers, music,... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
2016's Crusaders reach the finish lineschool, whose committees chose the winners: The Rankin Culture and Recreation C
2016's Crusaders reach the finish line
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted yesterday
school, whose committees chose the winners: The Rankin Culture and Recreation Centre Memorial Scholarship - Zoe Ruddy; The Algonquin Chapter of the Professional Engineers of Ontario - Alexanna Hawkins; Our Lady of Sorrows CWL - Erin Conrad; the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Volunteers, donations still needed Cary-Grove AMVETS 29th annual picnic for veteransand the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago are expected to attend this ye
Volunteers, donations still needed Cary-Grove AMVETS 29th annual picnic for veterans
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
and the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago are expected to attend this year's event. The picnic will relocate to the Algonquin Township office, 3702 Route 14, Crystal Lake, if there is any rain that day. Cary-Grove AMVETS is still looking... Read more
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Orange County Register
To most pros, Olympic Games have become an afterthoughtEvening Post described Lyon this way: “He is a veteran whose sinews are of iron
To most pros, Olympic Games have become an afterthought
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Evening Post described Lyon this way: “He is a veteran whose sinews are of iron and with a temperament as phlegmatic as an Algonquin Indian.” Funny, but I almost wrote that exact thing once about Nick Young, until reassessing his temperament... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Athletes use positive thinking to succeedexcitement to school," said Astrauskas, who played three sports all four years.
Athletes use positive thinking to succeed
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
excitement to school," said Astrauskas, who played three sports all four years. In September, Astrauskas will be attending Algonquin College in Ottawa where she will be studying outdoor adventure. She became interested in the field after taking... Read more
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Timmins Times
Man struck by transport is in coma: family memberA 36-year-old Timmins man who was struck by a tractor trailer on Algonquin Boul
Man struck by transport is in coma: family member
Timmins Times / Posted yesterday
A 36-year-old Timmins man who was struck by a tractor trailer on Algonquin Boulevard this week, remains in serious condition at Timmins and District Hospital. A family member said the man is in a coma. In the meantime, Timmins Police Service... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Randall Road expansion neededopinions I’ve read are from people who do not use Randall Road regularly. Some
Randall Road expansion needed
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
opinions I’ve read are from people who do not use Randall Road regularly. Some feel the expansion is only to get people to Algonquin Commons faster, while others live in Harvard. If any of the naysayers used it to get to and from work, during rush... Read more
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Daily Mail
Can YOU tell the difference between a slice of ham and the moon?first time since 1967 and for the last time before 2062. The rare rouge colour
Can YOU tell the difference between a slice of ham and the moon?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
first time since 1967 and for the last time before 2062. The rare rouge coloured satellite is nicknamed as such because Algonquin tribes believed it signaled that strawberries. Twitter users have been left scratching their head over this image... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Struck by transport, Timmins man in coma: FamilyA 36-year-old Timmins man who was struck by a tractor trailer on Algonquin Boul
Struck by transport, Timmins man in coma: Family
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
A 36-year-old Timmins man who was struck by a tractor trailer on Algonquin Boulevard this week, remains in serious condition at Timmins and District Hospital. A family member said the man is in a coma. In the meantime, Timmins Police Service... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Randall Road project heads to McHenry County Board with conflicting committee votes$10 million to acquire the needed right of way to widen the busy corridor and i
Randall Road project heads to McHenry County Board with conflicting committee votes
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
$10 million to acquire the needed right of way to widen the busy corridor and improve its congested intersection with Algonquin Road. But its Transportation Committee last week, also on a 4-2 margin, voted against the recommendation. A July 5... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Randall Road projects heads to McHenry County Board with conflicting committee votes$10 million to acquire the needed right-of-way to widen the busy corridor and i
Randall Road projects heads to McHenry County Board with conflicting committee votes
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
$10 million to acquire the needed right-of-way to widen the busy corridor and improve its congested intersection with Algonquin Road. But its Transportation Committee last week, also on a 4-2 margin, voted against the recommendation. A July 5... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Young authors win bigthis year young authors had a lot of competition. “This year we had 325 entrie
Young authors win big
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
this year young authors had a lot of competition. “This year we had 325 entries from 33 boards across Ontario,” said OECTA Algonquin-Lakeshore Unit President Bob Giasson. The categories are broken up by grades with similar writing... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Police make arrest in Rodman Avenue double slayingTuesday night. Two died and two others are recovering. The shooting was report
Police make arrest in Rodman Avenue double slaying
WLKY Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday night. Two died and two others are recovering. The shooting was reported Tuesday night near Taylor Boulevard and Algonquin Parkway. Monte Compton and Donte Jefferson were both pronounced dead at the scene from a single gunshot... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
PASCAL: Promising athletes at elementary meetsrace.” Brown was not the only graduating senior to find themselves in record s
PASCAL: Promising athletes at elementary meets
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
race.” Brown was not the only graduating senior to find themselves in record setting territory. Kurtis Wennerstrom of Algonquin nailed his final triple jump to the tune of 11.86 metres, erasing the previous standard of 11.81m established by... Read more
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Daily Herald
Craft beer, healthier food in plan for Lake Zurich's Consumeto us. Things that are unique and harder to find," said Patel, who with relativ
Craft beer, healthier food in plan for Lake Zurich's Consume
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
to us. Things that are unique and harder to find," said Patel, who with relatives owned Foremost Liquors at Wilke and Algonquin roads in Arlington Heights until selling about a year ago. Buffalo Grove resident Benjamin Karwoski will head... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
A national parkHamilton Werowocomoco, a 264-acre historical site on Purton Bay in Gloucester
A national park
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Hamilton Werowocomoco, a 264-acre historical site on Purton Bay in Gloucester that was the York River headquarters of Algonquin Chief Powhatan when Captain John Smith explored Virginia, has been purchased by the National Park Service for... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Petawawa's 2CMBG forms Task Force Tomahawk2 Brigade will use moving forward when it deploys on domestic or international
Petawawa's 2CMBG forms Task Force Tomahawk
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
2 Brigade will use moving forward when it deploys on domestic or international operations, Chief Kirby Whiteduck, of the Algonquins of Pikwàkanagàn First Nation, presented 2CMBG commander Col. Conrad Mialkowski with a 5,000-year-old stone... Read more
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Boston Globe
The quintessential summer reading guideBresse (Penguin) Beautiful and self-destructive, nasty-witted and keen, Parker
The quintessential summer reading guide
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Bresse (Penguin) Beautiful and self-destructive, nasty-witted and keen, Parker was tough enough to be a woman at the Algonquin Round Table in the ’20s and ’30s and reading these stories is like spending time on a fire escape smoking a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Heiss turns down Cubs, opts to play for Razorbacksdown a contract offer from the Chicago Cubs and play for the Razorbacks next se
Heiss turns down Cubs, opts to play for Razorbacks
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
down a contract offer from the Chicago Cubs and play for the Razorbacks next season. Heiss, a right-handed pitcher from Algonquin, Ill., was drafted by the Cubs in the 31st round. He was ranked the No. 408 prospect in the draft by Baseball... Read more
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Boston Globe
FictionBresse (Penguin) Beautiful and self-destructive, nasty-witted and keen, Parker
Fiction
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Bresse (Penguin) Beautiful and self-destructive, nasty-witted and keen, Parker was tough enough to be a woman at the Algonquin Round Table in the ’20s and ’30s and reading these stories is like spending time on a fire escape smoking a... Read more
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Timmins Times
Timmins man hit by tractor trailerHospital Tuesday night after being struck by a westbound tractor trailer near t
Timmins man hit by tractor trailer
Timmins Times / Posted 3 days ago
Hospital Tuesday night after being struck by a westbound tractor trailer near the intersection of Mountjoy Street and Algonquin Boulevard. He is reported to have suffered serious injuries. In a news release issued Wednesday morning by the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Statue honours indigenous heroand after the war with the Northern Pioneers and was serving with them as a res
Statue honours indigenous hero
The Sudbury Star / Posted 3 days ago
and after the war with the Northern Pioneers and was serving with them as a reserve soldier when they amalgamated with the Algonquin Regiment. The ceremony and the unveiling of the statue impressed Lieutenant-Colonel Kenneth McClure, commanding... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Fairfield Chamber Honors Kleban Properties, Pfriem Breast Centerperson, and an RSVP by Wednesday, June 22, is requested. Seats are limited, and
Fairfield Chamber Honors Kleban Properties, Pfriem Breast Center
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 3 days ago
person, and an RSVP by Wednesday, June 22, is requested. Seats are limited, and no walk-ins will be allowed. Brooklawn Country Club is at 500 Algonquin Road, Fairfield. For tickets and more information, call the Fairfield chamber at 203-255... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Strawberry moon solsticedifferent. For the first time since 1967 the solstice coincided with a rare st
Strawberry moon solstice
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
different. For the first time since 1967 the solstice coincided with a rare strawberry moon. This term was coined by the Algonquin tribes of North America who believed June's full moon signalled the beginning of the strawberry-picking season.LONG... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Johannes DeYongeof Chaska, Rex of Sturgis, S.D., Lori Speckmeier of St Paul, Jeff of Glencoe, M
Johannes DeYonge
Marshall Independent / Posted 3 days ago
of Chaska, Rex of Sturgis, S.D., Lori Speckmeier of St Paul, Jeff of Glencoe, Melinda Roberts of North Mankato and James of Slayton; 25 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Grace Baum of Algonquin, Ill., and Helen Johnson of Elk Ri... Read more
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Daily Herald
Northwest suburban police blotterwas estimated at $25,000. • Thieves stole a cellphone between 10:30 and 10:45
Northwest suburban police blotter
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
was estimated at $25,000. • Thieves stole a cellphone between 10:30 and 10:45 a.m. June 3 out of a classroom desk at Algonquin Middle School. • Vandals scratched gang graffiti around 4 p.m. June 6 on a ComEd transformer box at 1467 Lee... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Strawberry moon shines over Corpus Christito the full moon that appears in June. According to the Farmer's Almanac, June'
Strawberry moon shines over Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 4 days ago
to the full moon that appears in June. According to the Farmer's Almanac, June's full moon got its fruity name because the Algonquin tribes knew it as a signal to gather ripening fruit. It was often known as the full rose moon in Europe and the... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
National Aboriginal Day celebrated in Pembrokeof the city of Pembroke," LeMay stated, "and I would like to begin by acknowled
National Aboriginal Day celebrated in Pembroke
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 4 days ago
of the city of Pembroke," LeMay stated, "and I would like to begin by acknowledging that today we are gathered on unceded Algonquin territory, coming together to celebrate the dynamic and vibrant culture of Canada's First Nation, Metis and Inuit... Read more
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Hospitality Net
New Castle Hotels and Resorts Outlines Strategic Plan to Double Portfolio in Four Yearsand development companies in North America. New Castle was honored with Marriot
New Castle Hotels and Resorts Outlines Strategic Plan to Double Portfolio in Four Years
Hospitality Net / Posted 4 days ago
and development companies in North America. New Castle was honored with Marriott's 2014 Best Renovation award for the Algonquin Resort and is a preferred operator for diverse brands within the Marriott, Hilton and Starwood families. For... Read more
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Business Wire
The Empire District Electric Company Announces Stipulation and Agreement in Missouri Rate Casecertain transaction costs associated with the proposed Agreement and Plan of Me
The Empire District Electric Company Announces Stipulation and Agreement in Missouri Rate Case
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
certain transaction costs associated with the proposed Agreement and Plan of Merger with Liberty Utilities, a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. Other factors that may impact earnings include variations in customer growth and usage... Read more
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express
MAGICAL PICTURES: Summer solstice coincides with stunning Glastonbury full moonvisited the site and in 1190 monks of Glastonbury Abbey claimed they had discov
MAGICAL PICTURES: Summer solstice coincides with stunning Glastonbury full moon
express / Posted 4 days ago
visited the site and in 1190 monks of Glastonbury Abbey claimed they had discovered his coffin in the Somerset town. The Algonquin tribes in North America coined the romantic label of a strawberry moon as they saw it as a signal to gather... Read more
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Daily Herald
Revised plan for houses, commercial development rolls on in Hawthorn Woodsthe $500,000 range with alleys to mimic in an urban setting toward the north en
Revised plan for houses, commercial development rolls on in Hawthorn Woods
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the $500,000 range with alleys to mimic in an urban setting toward the north end of the property. Icon Building Group of Algonquin would offer clustered single-family houses of 4,590 and 3,254 square feet. Several residents from the Hawthorn... Read more
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ABC News
'Strawberry Moon' Lights Up Sky in Rare Lunar Eventnight and appeared to have an amber hue in some places due to atmospheric condi
'Strawberry Moon' Lights Up Sky in Rare Lunar Event
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
night and appeared to have an amber hue in some places due to atmospheric conditions. The strawberry name comes from the Algonquin Indians and refers to the relatively short season for harvesting the fruit, according to the Farmer's... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shine on strawberry moonyesterday evening, the official start of summer, accompanied by a full moon. I
Shine on strawberry moon
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
yesterday evening, the official start of summer, accompanied by a full moon. It’s called a “strawberry moon,” named by the Algonquin people, according to the “The Old Farmer’s Almanac,” for the confluence of the full moon and the peak of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
'Strawberry Moon' coincided with summer solstice for rare sky-high treaton Monday. The “strawberry moon” is the nickname for the full moon in the mont
'Strawberry Moon' coincided with summer solstice for rare sky-high treat
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
on Monday. The “strawberry moon” is the nickname for the full moon in the month of June. The name derives from the Algonquin tribe, who knew the moon as a time to harvest strawberries, according to the Old Farmer’s Almanac. June 20 also... Read more
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Daily Herald
Gas station, car wash dropped from Hawthorn Woods development planthe $500,000 range with alleys to mimic in an urban setting toward the north en
Gas station, car wash dropped from Hawthorn Woods development plan
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the $500,000 range with alleys to mimic in an urban setting toward the north end of the property. Icon Building Group of Algonquin would offer clustered single-family houses of 4,590 and 3,254 square feet. Despite the withdrawal of the plan for... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
What is a Strawberry Moon?the fruit-themed name? According to "The Old Farmer's Almanac," the strawberry
What is a Strawberry Moon?
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
the fruit-themed name? According to "The Old Farmer's Almanac," the strawberry moon was given that name by the Algonquin tribes because it occurs right at the height of the season when strawberries are harvested. Other names for this... Read more
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Daily Record
Photographers capture images of stunning 'strawberry moon'.the most sunlight of the entire year in the Northern hemisphere. The June moon
Photographers capture images of stunning 'strawberry moon'.
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
the most sunlight of the entire year in the Northern hemisphere. The June moon got the name “strawberry moon” from the Algonquin tribes, which took it as a signal to gather ripening fruit, according to the Old Farmers Almanac. In Europe, it’s... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Islanders enjoy rare strawberry moon on summer solsticeis also known as the strawberry moon because it marked the beginning of strawbe
Islanders enjoy rare strawberry moon on summer solstice
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
is also known as the strawberry moon because it marked the beginning of strawberry-picking season for some Native American Algonquin tribes. "Having a full moon land smack on the solstice is a truly rare event," the Old Farmer's Almanac said. "By... Read more
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Northwest Herald
E-cigarette shop owners grapple with new FDA regulationsmeans, and we explain to them exactly what it is: Vaping’s not going away,” sai
E-cigarette shop owners grapple with new FDA regulations
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
means, and we explain to them exactly what it is: Vaping’s not going away,” said Goldstein, the owner of No Leaf Vapor in Algonquin. E-cigarettes, battery-powered devices in which a coil heats up a liquid solution to produce a water vapor, have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Strawberry moon lights up solstice sky for the first time since 196749 years Monday night - and the two events won't coincide again until 2062. A
Strawberry moon lights up solstice sky for the first time since 1967
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
49 years Monday night - and the two events won't coincide again until 2062. A strawberry moon, nicknamed as such because Algonquin tribes believed it signaled that strawberries and other fruit were ready to be harvested, is a full moon that... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
More heat and a Strawberry moon this weekmoon. It's also known as the Rose Moon and Hot Moon. The names, according to t
More heat and a Strawberry moon this week
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
moon. It's also known as the Rose Moon and Hot Moon. The names, according to the Old Farmer's Almanac originate from the Algonquin tribe named this moon since it was the time for gathering ripe strawberries. On the second day of summer it will... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
More heat and a Strawberry moon this weekmoon. It's also known as the Rose Moon and Hot Moon. The names, according to t
More heat and a Strawberry moon this week
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
moon. It's also known as the Rose Moon and Hot Moon. The names, according to the Old Farmer's Almanac originate from the Algonquin tribe named this moon since it was the time for gathering ripe strawberries. On the second day of summer it will... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Solstice, Strawberry Moon Mark Summer's Official Arrivalbeen nicknamed the honey moon or the strawberry moon because of its large, redd
Solstice, Strawberry Moon Mark Summer's Official Arrival
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
been nicknamed the honey moon or the strawberry moon because of its large, reddish-amber appearance in the sky, and because Algonquin tribes used the solstice as a sign for when fruits were ready for picking, according to the Farmer’s... Read more
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