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The Patriot Ledger
Great Pumpkin Give-A-Weywill hold a reception and silent auction at 7 p.m. at the Adams Academy in Quin
Great Pumpkin Give-A-Wey
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 hours ago
will hold a reception and silent auction at 7 p.m. at the Adams Academy in Quincy Center. Auction items include tours of the State House and of City Hall tours of the steeple and clock tower of United First Parish Church, special events for... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Yolanda Walther- Meade: Walking the Walk!By Katia Lopez-Hodoyan Yolanda Selene Walther-Meade is somewhat of a Renaissan
Yolanda Walther- Meade: Walking the Walk!
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 13 hours ago
By Katia Lopez-Hodoyan Yolanda Selene Walther-Meade is somewhat of a Renaissance woman. Over the years she’s been involved in bit of everything, from fundraising to political translations and from movie festivals all the way to healthcare... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas-based musician Charley Pride and other Texans help make National Museum of African American History and Culture a successAnother Texan, the late U.S. Rep. Mickey Leland of Houston, also played a huge
Dallas-based musician Charley Pride and other Texans help make National Museum of African American History and Culture a success
Dallas Morning News / Posted 22 hours ago
Another Texan, the late U.S. Rep. Mickey Leland of Houston, also played a huge role in pushing for congressional approval of the museum, Robinson said. "And after Mickey died," he said, U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., picked up the mantle. "There were... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Get spooked onboard the USS Salemwill hold a reception and silent auction at 7 p.m. at the Adams Academy in Quin
Get spooked onboard the USS Salem
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
will hold a reception and silent auction at 7 p.m. at the Adams Academy in Quincy Center. Auction items include tours of the State House and of City Hall tours of the steeple and clock tower of United First Parish Church, special events for... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas-based musician Charley Pride and other Texans help make National Museum of African American History and Culture a success | News CommentaryAnother Texan, the late Congressman Mickey Leland, also played a huge role in p
Dallas-based musician Charley Pride and other Texans help make National Museum of African American History and Culture a success | News Commentary
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
Another Texan, the late Congressman Mickey Leland, also played a huge role in pushing for congressional approval of the museum, Robinson said. "And after Mickey died," he said, Congressman John Lewis, D-Georgia, picked up the mantle. "There were... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Delve into the paranormaleven more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. WEDNESDAY The Wak
Delve into the paranormal
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. WEDNESDAY The Wakefield Estate in Milton will host an evening of garden music at 6 p.m. The estate invites people to stroll the gardens to view the end-of-summer changes, enjoy a beverage... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefbegins at 11 a.m. The free concert features Holly Marshall, voice, Amanda Rober
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
begins at 11 a.m. The free concert features Holly Marshall, voice, Amanda Roberts, violin, and Sarah Troxler, piano. Kick-off Week for South Shore Conservatory’s new adult programming initiative, Arts for a Creative Life, will continue with free... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefon the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your o
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. The Friends of Canton Public Library will host a program on the 1960 presidential election with historian Gary Hylander at 7 p.m. at the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chieffor children 12 and younger. For more information, go to kingrichardsfaire.net.
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
for children 12 and younger. For more information, go to kingrichardsfaire.net. Oktoberfest, noon to 5 p.m. at the House of Prayer, 916 Main St., Hingham. German food and drink, music, dancing, silent auction, children’s corner, baked goods and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
All that jazzfor children 12 and younger. For more information, go to kingrichardsfaire.net.
All that jazz
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
for children 12 and younger. For more information, go to kingrichardsfaire.net. Oktoberfest, noon to 5 p.m. at the House of Prayer, 916 Main St., Hingham. German food and drink, music, dancing, silent auction, children’s corner, baked goods and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The biggest challenge in opening up a national museum about African American history? How to talk about slaveryAfter he was named director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Ame
The biggest challenge in opening up a national museum about African American history? How to talk about slavery
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
After he was named director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture 11 years ago — before planning had begun for its 400,000-square foot bronze-colored building on the National Mall, when it still had to raise... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The biggest challenge in opening up a national museum about African American history? How to talk about slaveryAfter he was named director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Ame
The biggest challenge in opening up a national museum about African American history? How to talk about slavery
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
After he was named director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture 11 years ago — before planning had begun for its 400,000-square foot bronze-colored building on the National Mall, when it still had to raise... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about artGO GUIDE: Looking for something to do? "Birds of Prey” is the title of an exhi
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
GO GUIDE: Looking for something to do? "Birds of Prey” is the title of an exhibit at the Gallery at Mass Audubon's Moose Hill in Sharon, on display until Jan. 2. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New national African-American museum could help, hurt smaller institutionsWhen the new National Museum of African American History and Cultural opens Sat
New national African-American museum could help, hurt smaller institutions
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
When the new National Museum of African American History and Cultural opens Saturday on the National Mall, a century after it was first proposed, it will be greeted by an outpouring of joy. The gleaming bronze behemoth standing out amid a phalanx of... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museumWASHINGTON -- When the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Cultu
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON -- When the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Culture opens this week alongside the Washington Monument and the National Museum of American History, it will firmly -- and finally -- anchor the black experience in the... Read more
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Roll Call
How a Museum Struggled to Overcome Years of Gridlocka long and convoluted creation story for most important civic institutions, but
How a Museum Struggled to Overcome Years of Gridlock
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
a long and convoluted creation story for most important civic institutions, but the tale behind the National Museum of African American History and Culture is in a category of its own. This backstory is easy to read as a metaphor for the... Read more
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Salon.com
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museumWASHINGTON (AP) — When the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and C
Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Culture opens this week alongside the Washington Monument and the National Museum of American History, it will firmly — and finally — anchor the black experience in the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Black American Journey Finally Enshrined in National MuseumWASHINGTON (AP) — When the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and C
Black American Journey Finally Enshrined in National Museum
CBS Baltimore / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Culture opens this week alongside the Washington Monument and the National Museum of American History, it will firmly — and finally — anchor the black experience in the... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Kauffman Museum to celebrate opening of new national museum Saturday is the 12th annual Museum Day Live! sponsored by Smithsonian magazin
Kauffman Museum to celebrate opening of new national museum
The Newton Kansan / Posted 9 days ago
Saturday is the 12th annual Museum Day Live! sponsored by Smithsonian magazine, when admission is free at all cooperating museums, which will include Kauffman Museum at the corner of Main... Read more
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iol.co.za
How Japan is cashing in on manga crazethrough a website set up in several languages, including English and Chinese.
How Japan is cashing in on manga craze
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
through a website set up in several languages, including English and Chinese. “Japanese pop culture has grown to rival American Hollywood,” Tsugihiko Kadokawa, chairperson of Kadokawa Corp. publisher and film studio, one of the officials behind... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Has Mississippi aviation museum finally found a home in Gulfport?agreement is approved this week. The Gulfport City Council will consider appro
Has Mississippi aviation museum finally found a home in Gulfport?
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
agreement is approved this week. The Gulfport City Council will consider approving the lease Tuesday, while the board of the John C. Robinson Brown Condor Association will review the lease Wednesday. The nonprofit association would renovate... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Japan Designates "Animation Spots" to Boost Tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan Designates "Animation Spots" to Boost Tourism
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 11 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Japan to launch 'sacred' manga landmarksshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan to launch 'sacred' manga landmarks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismSuch landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for any fan's animation "pilgrimage," as the places are known as "seichi," or "sacred... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismTeruko Masaki, who runs an eatery, smiles behind a counter selling packs of ram
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
The Middletown Press / Posted 12 days ago
Teruko Masaki, who runs an eatery, smiles behind a counter selling packs of ramen noodles and bottles of sauce, produced by the local chamber of commerce, featuring the characters of a popular TV animation series “Lucky Star” or “Raki Sta” at her... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
KGTV San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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Orange County Register
Japan to highlight dozens of 'animation spots' in bid to encourage anime tourismplaces where popular animated television and comic-book characters are depicted
Japan to highlight dozens of 'animation spots' in bid to encourage anime tourism
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
places where popular animated television and comic-book characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of manga – or comics – in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics in Japan, but the project aims to compile the official list... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
WSMV Nashville / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
Hawaii News Now / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismwhich later became the TV animation series. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) mb.com.ph
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
which later became the TV animation series. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) mb.com.ph Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of “manga” comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourismshrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are d
Japan choosing 88 animation travel spots to boost tourism
Brandon Sun / Posted 14 days ago
shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" characters are depicted. Such landmarks number in the tens of thousands, given the popularity and volume of "manga" comics In Japan. But this is being billed as the official list for... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Blockbuster Lineup of Aircraft, WWII Veterans for Atlanta Warbird WeekendPEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (Sept. 15, 2016) - Atlanta Warbird Weekend (AWW) will prese
Blockbuster Lineup of Aircraft, WWII Veterans for Atlanta Warbird Weekend
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (Sept. 15, 2016) - Atlanta Warbird Weekend (AWW) will present its largest lineup of World War II veterans and aircraft for its third annual event at Dekalb-Peachtree Airport (KPDK) in Chamblee, Ga., Sept.24-25, 2016. Attendees... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2016It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans wi
Visionary Arkansans 2016
Arkansas Times / Posted 15 days ago
It's time again for our annual Visionaries issue, a celebration of Arkansans with ideas of transformative power. This year's class is filled with people who are devoted to enriching life here. They've built state history museums (Bill Worthern),... Read more
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Irish Central
How to trace your roots in Ireland - tips on finding your Irish ancestorsHow to trace your roots has become progressively easier with the age of the Int
How to trace your roots in Ireland - tips on finding your Irish ancestors
Irish Central / Posted 16 days ago
How to trace your roots has become progressively easier with the age of the Internet, just consider how these two leading African American figures have been able to locate their Irish cousins. The Irish love to claim their own. And boy, they love a... Read more
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