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Elmira Star-Gazette
Next 7In the “Main Attractions” section, you’ll find the region’s biggest festivals,
Next 7
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
In the “Main Attractions” section, you’ll find the region’s biggest festivals, concerts and other events. “A Week’s Worth of Fun” offers ideas for close-to-home fun for the family most days of the week. Finally, “Ongoing Adventures” is your guide... Read more
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Boston Herald
Vet: Museum voted down over ‘traffic’A Stow board’s rejection this week of a proposed military museum has one Medal
Vet: Museum voted down over ‘traffic’
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A Stow board’s rejection this week of a proposed military museum has one Medal of Honor recipient calling it a sad day when suburbanites care more about traffic than history. “One trouble with Americans is they don’t know enough about our history,”... Read more
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Columbia Star
Eventswill be held August 30, 5–7 p.m., 574 Rimer Pond Road, Blythewood. 419-0989 or
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
will be held August 30, 5–7 p.m., 574 Rimer Pond Road, Blythewood. 419-0989 or www.blythewoodvillage.com. Lourie Center is offering an African Dance class Fridays 10–11 a.m., September 18–November 13, 1650 Park Circle. 779-1971 ext. 12 or... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
CalendarBRIDGEWATER Exhibit of works by Carolyn Fisher: Runs through Monday. Senior ce
Calendar
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
BRIDGEWATER Exhibit of works by Carolyn Fisher: Runs through Monday. Senior center, Hut Hill Road. “Circlsculpts” - works by Stanley Linder: Runs through September. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. Hours: Tuesdays, 1-5 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happeningsthrough Sept. 6. Reservations, (904) 641-1212 or alhambrajax.com. Wednesdays w
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
through Sept. 6. Reservations, (904) 641-1212 or alhambrajax.com. Wednesdays with Augustine, 7 p.m., Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, 38 Cathedral Place, St. Augustine. Speaker is Father Lawrence Peck, of the Cathedral Basilica of St.... Read more
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Issaquah Press
Amateur musicians enjoy intimate setting of Open Mic Night NEW — 6:15 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Not everyone can walk on-stage before a crowd
Amateur musicians enjoy intimate setting of Open Mic Night
Issaquah Press / Posted 4 days ago
NEW — 6:15 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Not everyone can walk on-stage before a crowd of thousands to perform their favorite songs. For those musicians who wish to start smaller, limiting their... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Outgoing Clark director Michael Conforti curated era of progressWILLIAMSTOWN >> Michael Conforti retires as director of the Clark Art Ins
Outgoing Clark director Michael Conforti curated era of progress
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 days ago
WILLIAMSTOWN >> Michael Conforti retires as director of the Clark Art Institute praised by colleagues for transforming a regional museum for a rich man's art collection into a global visual-studies center whose exhibitions nudge art history... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Museum works to preserve Harper's Ferry, WV's Storer College historyLeaders of a museum in Virginia are asking the public for help in preserving a
Museum works to preserve Harper's Ferry, WV's Storer College history
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Leaders of a museum in Virginia are asking the public for help in preserving a fragile 19th century portrait of the Rev. Nathan Cook Brackett, the Free Will Baptist minister who helped found Harpers Ferry’s Storer College in 1867. Officials with the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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The Courier
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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The Young Witness
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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Western Advocate
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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Manning River Times
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
Manning River Times / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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The North West Star
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ
Philadelphia, USA: The US city with extraordinary art (it's not New York)
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
There's more to this often forgotten US city than cream cheese. A silver organ hangs against the wood of Verizon Hall like a cameo brooch. Members of the orchestra gather on the stage beneath, flicking out coat tails on sharp tuxedos, or adjusting... Read more
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York Daily Record
Business neighbors news for the week of Aug. 23, 2015Larry J. Miller has been appointed chairman by the boards of Codorus Valley Ban
Business neighbors news for the week of Aug. 23, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
Larry J. Miller has been appointed chairman by the boards of Codorus Valley Bankcorp, Inc., parent company of PeoplesBank, a Codorus Valley Company. A resident of York County since 1972, Miller has served as a director, president and chief executive... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Germany's Big Port Eager For U.S.-EU Trade Deal, But Some Are SkepticalWalking alongside the River Elbe, it's easy to get the sense of Hamburg's long
Germany's Big Port Eager For U.S.-EU Trade Deal, But Some Are Skeptical
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
Walking alongside the River Elbe, it's easy to get the sense of Hamburg's long history as a port. Brick warehouses in the German city date back to the mid-19th century, though most of those have been converted to offices or museums. But walk further... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Part 3: Will Cuba drain tourists from Florida?HAVANA – A pressing frustration among Cubans is why the United States keeps its
Part 3: Will Cuba drain tourists from Florida?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
HAVANA – A pressing frustration among Cubans is why the United States keeps its embargo in place. Some offer this theory to visiting Americans: Cuba would drain away Florida's tourism. So the state protects itself through vociferous calls to keep... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Lecture stresses art's impact on medicineThe kickoff lecture of the third annual Creative Medicine lecture series was gr
Lecture stresses art's impact on medicine
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The kickoff lecture of the third annual Creative Medicine lecture series was greeted Wednesday night with a packed room of students, doctors, artists and educators. The diverse audience – speckled with teal scrubs, backpacks and tortoise-shell... Read more
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Bleacher Report
McDavid Mania Heating Up in Edmontonare, as they say in business, moving product. Make no mistake, the Edmonton Oi
McDavid Mania Heating Up in Edmonton
Bleacher Report / Posted 17 days ago
are, as they say in business, moving product. Make no mistake, the Edmonton Oilers and the NHL are taking full advantage of McDavidmania for as long as it lasts, which, barring injury to the supremely talented 18-year-old center, should be for a... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Ansel Adams Exhibit making historic debut at Museum of Texas TechProvided by Texas Tech UniversityCollector David H. Arrington, a Texas Tech alu
Ansel Adams Exhibit making historic debut at Museum of Texas Tech
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 18 days ago
Provided by Texas Tech UniversityCollector David H. Arrington, a Texas Tech alumnus, is loaning more than 100 of his 650-plus images to the museum for display. Iconic photographs of the American Southwest from world-renowned photographer Ansel Adams... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Community calendar (Aug. 11)Bag Lecture: Noon today at The Las Cruces Railroad Museum, 351 N. Mesilla St. D
Community calendar (Aug. 11)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 19 days ago
Bag Lecture: Noon today at The Las Cruces Railroad Museum, 351 N. Mesilla St. Don Beem will present "History of Silver City Train Depots and Railway Systems." Silver City has a rich and varied railroading history. Beem, retired owner... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Cobo Center poised to become hot host for national conventionsDETROIT, MI -- Thousands of convention planners and CEOs filled newly renovated
Detroit Cobo Center poised to become hot host for national conventions
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
DETROIT, MI -- Thousands of convention planners and CEOs filled newly renovated Cobo Center in Detroit this weekend. If they like what they see, Cobo Center and Detroit could see a significant boom in convention bookings. Based on some of the photos... Read more
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Daily Mail
How we took on the Nazi Art Masters... and wondocuments indicating that the art collection once owned by grandparents we had
How we took on the Nazi Art Masters... and won
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
documents indicating that the art collection once owned by grandparents we had never known was spectacular – scores of works by artists such as Degas and Renoir. There were references to Hitler and Göring, and to Auschwitz and Theresienstadt... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Calendar- works by Stanley Linder: August-September. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For m
Calendar
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 24 days ago
- works by Stanley Linder: August-September. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-6937. Exhibit of works by Carolyn Fisher: Runs through Aug. 31. Senior center, Hut Hill Road. GAYLORDSVILLE Works by Susan Grissell and... Read more
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Japan Today
Seventy years on, few Americans regret Enola Gay's mission ‹ Japan Todaythe dazzling silver B-29 bomber dropped the first atomic bomb over Hiroshima, J
Seventy years on, few Americans regret Enola Gay's mission ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 25 days ago
the dazzling silver B-29 bomber dropped the first atomic bomb over Hiroshima, Japan — and, in doing so, altered the course of history forever. “I honestly have the feeling of groping for words to explain this… My God, what have we done?” he added... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 5)Doña Ana Local Emergency Planning Committee: Meets at 8 a.m. today at the Doña
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 5)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 25 days ago
Doña Ana Local Emergency Planning Committee: Meets at 8 a.m. today at the Doña Ana County Emergency Management Office, 1170 N. Solano Drive. Info: Office of Emergency Management, 575-647-7900. Paleozoic Trackways Foundation: 4:30 p.m. today at the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Seventy years on, few Americans regret Enola Gay's missionwhen co-pilot Captain Robert Lewis opened his log and scribbled down the many q
Seventy years on, few Americans regret Enola Gay's mission
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
when co-pilot Captain Robert Lewis opened his log and scribbled down the many questions racing through his mind. The crew of the B-29 "Enola Gay" bomber which on August 6, 1945, dropped on Hiroshima the first atomic bomb in history "Just how many... Read more
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Rappler
70 years on, few Americans regret Enola Gay's missionATOMIC BOMB. A handout photograph made available by the Hiroshima Peace Memoria
70 years on, few Americans regret Enola Gay's mission
Rappler / Posted 25 days ago
ATOMIC BOMB. A handout photograph made available by the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum of the Hiroshima A-bomb blast photographed by the US military on August 6, 1945. Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum handout/EPA WASHINGTON DC, USA – The Enola Gay... Read more
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York Daily Record
Neighbors: community programs in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to Aug. 13, 2015Following is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To ad
Neighbors: community programs in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 5 to Aug. 13, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
Following is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To add information to this list, email weekly@ydr.com. Yard sales in Windsor: are required to have permits. Cost is $5. Purchase yard sale permits at the Windsor Borough... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Memphis Daily NewsThe Association of African American Museums’ 37th annual conference, “Milestone
Memphis Daily News
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
The Association of African American Museums’ 37th annual conference, “Milestones in History: African American Museums and the Story of African American Progress,” will be held Tuesday, Aug. 4, through Friday, Aug. 7, with most events at The Peabody,... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flagHANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
HANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from their statehouses this summer and presidential candidates from both parties declared it too divisive... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flagHANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag
Bennington Banner / Posted 27 days ago
HANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from their statehouses this summer and presidential candidates from both parties declared it too divisive... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flagHANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag
The Evening Sun / Posted 27 days ago
HANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from their statehouses this summer and presidential candidates from both parties declared it too divisive... Read more
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York Daily Record
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flagHANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for
Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag
York Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
HANOVER, Pa. (AP) — Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from their statehouses this summer and presidential candidates from both parties declared it too divisive... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Paul C. Reber, Ph.D.Dr. Reber, the executive director of Stratford Hall and an avid cyclist, had be
Paul C. Reber, Ph.D.
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 29 days ago
Dr. Reber, the executive director of Stratford Hall and an avid cyclist, had been training for an upcoming amateur cycling race. His lifelong devotion to history began in his teenage years when he visited museums such as Mt. Vernon and Independence... Read more
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Market Watch
Retiring in Europe is more affordable than everA retirement in many parts of Europe is a dream many would-be expats assume com
Retiring in Europe is more affordable than ever
Market Watch / Posted 29 days ago
A retirement in many parts of Europe is a dream many would-be expats assume comes with a high price tag. But that’s not necessarily so these days. Thanks to the strong U.S. dollar, Americans retiring in Europe today are finding it’s more affordable... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jackson, Jefferson face erasureN.H. -- Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nomi
Jackson, Jefferson face erasure
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
N.H. -- Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Accelerating a trend that goes back... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson(AP) — Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nomin
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
(AP) — Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Accelerating a trend that goes back... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson(AP) — Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nomin
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson
Savannah Morning News / Posted 30 days ago
(AP) — Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Accelerating a trend that goes back... Read more
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Washington Post
Washington-area obituaries of noteObituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia. Dav
Washington-area obituaries of note
Washington Post / Posted 30 days ago
Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia. David L. Bragunier, NSO tuba player David L. Bragunier, 76, principal tuba player at the National Symphony Orchestra for 43 years, died July 13 at his home in Arlington, Va.... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, JacksonDemocratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating p
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Accelerating a trend that goes back years,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson(AP) — Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nomin
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson
York Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
(AP) — Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Accelerating a trend that goes back... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsPet Food Drive, drop off by 8:30 a.m. Saturday, First Coast No More Homeless Pe
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
Pet Food Drive, drop off by 8:30 a.m. Saturday, First Coast No More Homeless Pets, 6817 Norwood Ave. (904) 674-0655 or fcnmhp.org. “Seussical the Musical,” meal 5:15 p.m., show 7:30 p.m. Friday; meal 11:15 a.m. and 5:15 p.m., show 1:15 and 7:30 p.m.... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, JacksonDemocratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating p
Democrats consider distance from Jefferson, Jackson
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 30 days ago
Democratic parties in the three states that start the presidential nominating process are exploring ending their association with two former White House occupants: Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson. Accelerating a trend that goes back years,... Read more
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Columbia Star
EventsLourie Center and Logan Lap Quilters have partnered to bring an exhibition of h
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 30 days ago
Lourie Center and Logan Lap Quilters have partnered to bring an exhibition of handmade quilts at The Gallery at City Hall, 1737 Main Street. The show opened Monday July 6 and continues through Friday August 28. The Gallery at City Hall is open... Read more
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