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2015/07/06 16:42
2015/07/06 16:42
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The White House should adhere to its openness policies by supporting legislative reform The President has a new opportunity to ensure that the openness policies laid out on his first day of office do...
2015/07/06 16:42
2015/07/06 16:42
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2015/07/06 10:41
2015/07/06 10:41
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Check out our gallery for some fun ideas for the family. Concerts, theater, movies, music, exhibits: a few entertainment options, big and small, you might want to know about. Find cheap and free...
2015/07/05 13:46
2015/07/05 13:46
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NEW YORK — "Sesame Street" is about to be less A-OK. Sonia Manzano, who has played the role of Maria on the groundbreaking kid show since 1971, is retiring. Manzano, 65, broke the news earlier this...
2015/07/04 17:39
2015/07/04 17:39
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When America's Librarians Went To War Looking back at the nationwide support for American troops in World Wars I and II, we see Americans of all stripes making patriotic contributions and sacrifices...
2015/07/03 01:09
2015/07/03 01:09
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BP agrees to record settlement, estimates total cost of Gulf spill will reach $53.8 billion NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Trying to close the books on the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, BP agreed...
2015/07/02 22:49
2015/07/02 22:49
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ATHENS, Greece (AP) � The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local): ___ LONDON (AP) � Forgiving debt, if done right, can get an economy back on its feet. The International Monetary...
2015/07/02 21:08
2015/07/02 21:08
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So essentially, if you're a parent, under 50, or were a child, you know her. And even more unique about her four-decade career is that a lot of her scripts are loosely based on her real life. What's...
2015/07/02 13:39
2015/07/02 13:39
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Sesame Street’s ‘Maria’ announces retirement after nearly 45 years Published: 2 July 2015 9:26 PM American Libraries ‏tweeted this announcement during their annual conference. – AFP/Relaxnews pic,...
2015/07/02 03:48
2015/07/02 03:48
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She's helped generations of children grow up and she's met many a Muppet in her day. But after 44 years playing human Sesame Street resident Maria, actress Sonia Manzano is retiring. Manzano, 65,...
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2015/06/30 20:45
2015/06/30 20:45
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An East Brunswick Public Library patron works with the Pronunciator program, part of the library’s Global Connection program, which offers members the chance to learn up to 80 foreign languages....
2015/06/30 05:21
2015/06/30 05:21
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Readers and critics love Anthony Doerr's "All the Light We Cannot See." And so do librarians. Doerr's World War II novel, a best-seller awarded the Pulitzer Prize in April, has won the Andrew...
2015/06/30 04:39
2015/06/30 04:39
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ProQuest Announces New Version of Intota ProQuest announced that version 2 of Intota, its cloud-based library services platform, will be available in mid-2016. The company demonstrated the updated...
2015/06/29 18:55
2015/06/29 18:55
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In the face of encryption that could block brute for attempts for years, law enforcement agencies at every level have been calling for keys that allow investigators to crack open smartphones and court...
2015/06/26 20:08
2015/06/26 20:08
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PLAY TO LEARN: Video game teaches players the ins and outs of online security. The San Jose Public Library was recently awarded a $35,000 grant from the Knight Foundation to develop an online project...
2015/06/26 04:42
2015/06/26 04:42
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Studying the history of banned and controversial books helps us understand how social mores evolve in culture. Many decades-old prohibitions seem prudish and laughable today. Yet book banning...
2015/06/26 03:52
2015/06/26 03:52
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A standing piece of advice to aspiring songwriters is to write about what you know, and Jim Gill, who will perform Saturday, knows children. Gill, who will bring his Family Room Tour to Topeka for a...
2015/06/25 22:56
2015/06/25 22:56
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BALTIMORE (AP) - The Enoch Pratt Free Library at Pennsylvania and North avenues in West Baltimore will receive a national leadership award for providing residents a safe haven during days of civil...
2015/06/25 07:57
2015/06/25 07:57
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Library hosts Lego building series Photo by Christopher Thayer Five-year-old Jose Maleonado works with Boys & Girls Club Assistant Director Courtney Santor on his boat theme at the Lego building...
2015/06/23 11:04
2015/06/23 11:04
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JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Joliet Junior College has received a grant to highlight Latino culture and history. The (Joliet) Herald-News reports (http://bit.ly/1eE9UDz ) that currently 23 percent of students...
2015/06/23 04:39
2015/06/23 04:39
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ALA Supports the Digital Learning Equity Act of 2015 The American Library Association (ALA) released a statement supporting the Digital Learning Equity Act of 2015, introduced by Sen. Angus King...
2015/07/06 16:42
2015/07/06 16:42
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