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Salon.com
The religious right’s policing of sex robs pleasure from the underprivilegedsome of humanity’s most cherished experiences. The so-called “best things in li
The religious right’s policing of sex robs pleasure from the underprivileged
Salon.com / Posted 4 minutes ago
some of humanity’s most cherished experiences. The so-called “best things in life” include natural beauty, fine dining, the arts, thrilling adventures, creative pursuits and community service. But love and orgasms are among the few peak experiences... Read more
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Daily Herald
Taste of Wheaton offers 'hometown feel,' fun for all agesOne of the best parts of Taste of Wheaton, Kerry O'Brien says, is the fact that
Taste of Wheaton offers 'hometown feel,' fun for all ages
Daily Herald / Posted 12 minutes ago
One of the best parts of Taste of Wheaton, Kerry O'Brien says, is the fact that the four-day fest has "a very hometown feel to it." "We're not trying to be too big," says O'Brien, who serves as executive director of the Wheaton Chamber of Commerce,... Read more
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The Advocate
Pam’s Party Line: All about the artsSome really fun events are coming up in the next few days. Tomorrow the Arts Co
Pam’s Party Line: All about the arts
The Advocate / Posted 13 minutes ago
Some really fun events are coming up in the next few days. Tomorrow the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge hosts MPAC, a celebration of Music, People, Art and Community beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Shaw Center for the Arts. Get tickets by calling... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Established WFISD teachers getting pay increase2016-17. Arrington pointed out some of the new line items on the preliminary bu
Established WFISD teachers getting pay increase
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 14 minutes ago
2016-17. Arrington pointed out some of the new line items on the preliminary budget, such as capital project funds for fine arts, athletics and Memorial Stadium upkeep, along with bus replacement allocations built into the general operating budget.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Artist Hazel Wilson stitched Haida history into blanketsdiscomfiting stories. When she died in Vancouver last month at the age of 75, b
Artist Hazel Wilson stitched Haida history into blankets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 minutes ago
discomfiting stories. When she died in Vancouver last month at the age of 75, both the Haida community and national visual arts scene lost a vital cultural champion. Ms. Wilson’s artistic output included woven hats and baskets, but she was best... Read more
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Philboxing
Mayweather Gets $100M for Pac or �Easy Work� Golovkinon who he would fight. Whether fight fans believe it or not, there are reported
Mayweather Gets $100M for Pac or �Easy Work� Golovkin
Philboxing / Posted 18 minutes ago
on who he would fight. Whether fight fans believe it or not, there are reported negotiations with MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) fighter, Connor McGregor (22-3, 17 KOs) for a fight in September 2016. Is this a superfight? Where is the market for... Read more
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Sierra Star
Mary Gene Krieghoffof life will be held 2 p.m., June 12, at the New United Methodist Church. Dona
Mary Gene Krieghoff
Sierra Star / Posted 19 minutes ago
of life will be held 2 p.m., June 12, at the New United Methodist Church. Donations can be made in her name to Vision Academy of the Arts, Friends of the Oakhurst Branch Library, New United Community Methodist Church, or the Positive Living Ce... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
House softens foreign language requirement, adds civics testcoding classes instead. Students could complete at least three credits in comp
House softens foreign language requirement, adds civics test
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 19 minutes ago
coding classes instead. Students could complete at least three credits in computer science or coding, visual or performing arts, a technical career training program approved by the Michigan Department of Education or some combination of the three.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
MU signs agreement with top Chinese arts and design schoolWednesday, 1 June 2016, 10:45 amPress Release: Massey UniversityMassey signs ag
MU signs agreement with top Chinese arts and design school
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
Wednesday, 1 June 2016, 10:45 amPress Release: Massey UniversityMassey signs agreement with top Chinese arts and design schoolA ground-breaking first bilateral exchange agreement between... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sex, drugs and cybercrimein cyberspace.Dr Meehan has received $23,000 from the Faculty Research and Deve
Sex, drugs and cybercrime
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 minutes ago
in cyberspace.Dr Meehan has received $23,000 from the Faculty Research and Development Fund (FRDF) within the Faculty of Arts to carry out her research.Courses in criminology are currently the most popular in the faculty, with students coming... Read more
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CNN
Inmates find freedom in Shakespearean alternative to violence," said Solano's Lt. John Ojo. That alternative come
Inmates find freedom in Shakespeare
CNN / Posted 24 minutes ago
an alternative to violence," said Solano's Lt. John Ojo. That alternative comes via a $3.5 million state grant for the Arts in Corrections program, which contracts with outside organizations to bring culture into 19 prisons across... Read more
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The North West Star
Program fosters potentialstudents. “It’s a program that helps with students’ aspirations in three areas
Program fosters potential
The North West Star / Posted 25 minutes ago
students. “It’s a program that helps with students’ aspirations in three areas, so it’s a scholarship that covers the arts, academic achievement, and sport,” Ms Knack said. “The students have been chosen from those three areas, and mostly on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math testblowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a tex
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math test
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 27 minutes ago
blowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a text photo of the quiz his 8th grade language arts teacher passed out Friday. Hall said even the kids thought it was some kind of joke. "They took it has a joke, and she... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Local news briefsof a Culture Days activity during the Culture Days weekend from September 30 to
Local news briefs
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 28 minutes ago
of a Culture Days activity during the Culture Days weekend from September 30 to October 2. It is a celebration of arts, culture, and heritage that invites the public to go “behind the scenes” and discover the world of artists, creators,... Read more
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IGN
Top Comics to Buy This Week: June 1, 2016Moon & Gabriel Ba | Image Matt Fraction, Gabriel Ba and Fabio Moon's Casanova
Top Comics to Buy This Week: June 1, 2016
IGN / Posted 28 minutes ago
Moon & Gabriel Ba | Image Matt Fraction, Gabriel Ba and Fabio Moon's Casanova will always have a special place in our hearts, and we're excited to see the series returning this week. This latest story arc bucks the usual trend of relaunching... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
New music from Mark Erelliwith "For A Song." The album was written with Erelli thinking a little philosph
New music from Mark Erelli
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 28 minutes ago
with "For A Song." The album was written with Erelli thinking a little philosphically about his music. Why's he do it? For a song. The album will be released with a show at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland on June 2nd. Copyright 201... Read more
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BC Local News
LFAS to begin offering kindergarten in 2017Langley Fine Arts School will offer kindergarten classes, starting in the 2017/
LFAS to begin offering kindergarten in 2017
BC Local News / Posted 28 minutes ago
Langley Fine Arts School will offer kindergarten classes, starting in the 2017/18 year. The Fort Langley school currently begins in Grade 1 and may be the only school in B.C. not to have kindergarten, said assistant superintendent Claire Guy. Last... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Angelo State gallery to feature abstract expressionist paintingsof abstract expressionist paintings by guest presenters David and Susan Harmon,
Angelo State gallery to feature abstract expressionist paintings
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
of abstract expressionist paintings by guest presenters David and Susan Harmon, opening June 6 in the Carr Education-Fine Arts Building, 2602 Dena Drive. Titled "Blended Expressions," the exhibit will be housed in the EFA Building's Gallery 193... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Noise focus of OMB testimonywith Crawford providing particularly passionate testimony about how the attenda
Noise focus of OMB testimony
Barrie Examiner / Posted 32 minutes ago
with Crawford providing particularly passionate testimony about how the attendance at festivals such as WayHome Music & Arts and Boots & Hearts had the potential to make his farming activities more difficult and be detrimental to his livelihood,... Read more
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Langley Times
LFAS to begin offering kindergarten in 2017Langley Fine Arts School will offer kindergarten classes, starting in the 2017/
LFAS to begin offering kindergarten in 2017
Langley Times / Posted 35 minutes ago
Langley Fine Arts School will offer kindergarten classes, starting in the 2017/18 year. The Fort Langley school currently begins in Grade 1 and may be the only school in B.C. not to have kindergarten, said assistant superintendent Claire Guy. Last... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Oakland County gets $600,000 to clean up brownfield sites for developmentan assessment grant. Previously, grants have been used to clean up sites for th
Oakland County gets $600,000 to clean up brownfield sites for development
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 41 minutes ago
an assessment grant. Previously, grants have been used to clean up sites for the Flagstar Strand Theatrefor the Performing Arts in Pontiac, Emagine Royal Oak Theatre and Motor City Harley-Davidson in Farmington Hills. Those developments... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math testblowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a tex
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math test
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 44 minutes ago
blowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a text photo of the quiz his 8th grade language arts teacher passed out Friday. Hall said even the kids thought it was some kind of joke. "They took it has a joke, and she... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Mother of girl brain-damaged by plastic surgery warns about clinicsSalon & Spa by Hollys has been providing excellence in hair, spa... Sealy Kara
Mother of girl brain-damaged by plastic surgery warns about clinics
Guelph Mercury / Posted 45 minutes ago
Salon & Spa by Hollys has been providing excellence in hair, spa... Sealy Karate School in Guelph, Ontario, runs martial arts classes and day camps for children and... So you've decided to sell your current property and move to Canada, or you... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Easy dessert combines crushed cookies and whipped toppingcompany that proudly serves sewers with the best selection of... Sealy Karate
Easy dessert combines crushed cookies and whipped topping
Guelph Mercury / Posted 46 minutes ago
company that proudly serves sewers with the best selection of... Sealy Karate School in Guelph, Ontario, runs martial arts classes and day camps for children and... Silvia Biro of Re/Max Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage in Guelph, Ontario,... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
How shopping at dollar retailers makes senseSalon & Spa by Hollys has been providing excellence in hair, spa... Sealy Kara
How shopping at dollar retailers makes sense
Guelph Mercury / Posted 46 minutes ago
Salon & Spa by Hollys has been providing excellence in hair, spa... Sealy Karate School in Guelph, Ontario, runs martial arts classes and day camps for children and... Whether you’re sick of commuting to your out-of-town job, or are unemployed... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Guarding against deadly blows to the chest in kids’ sportscleaning team, the Merry Maids from Guelph,... Triangle Sewing Centre is a Can
Guarding against deadly blows to the chest in kids’ sports
Guelph Mercury / Posted 46 minutes ago
cleaning team, the Merry Maids from Guelph,... Triangle Sewing Centre is a Canadian company that proudly serves sewers with the best selection of... Sealy Karate School in Guelph, Ontario, runs martial arts classes and day camps for children an... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
The science of wrinkled clothes – it’s all about the moleculesof dreary days and frigid nights, spring is a time for renewal,... Sealy Karat
The science of wrinkled clothes – it’s all about the molecules
Guelph Mercury / Posted 46 minutes ago
of dreary days and frigid nights, spring is a time for renewal,... Sealy Karate School in Guelph, Ontario, runs martial arts classes and day camps for children and... When looking to start a career in a skilled trade, reach out to the... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math testblowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a tex
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math test
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 46 minutes ago
blowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a text photo of the quiz his 8th grade language arts teacher passed out Friday. Hall said even the kids thought it was some kind of joke. "They took it has a joke, and she... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
New music from Mark Erelliwith "For A Song." The album was written with Erelli thinking a little philosph
New music from Mark Erelli
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 51 minutes ago
with "For A Song." The album was written with Erelli thinking a little philosphically about his music. Why's he do it? For a song. The album will be released with a show at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland on June 2nd. Copyright 201... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Brain study targets boxers and MMA fighters at Cleveland ClinicCleveland is the home of current UFC heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic. While part
Brain study targets boxers and MMA fighters at Cleveland Clinic
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 52 minutes ago
Cleveland is the home of current UFC heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic. While part of his job as a mixed martial arts fighter is to knock out his opponents, scientists here want to know the impact of those punches on the brain. Tony DiPiero is a... Read more
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The Source Weekly
The Dead At The DOJ 2016on the complete catalog of the Grateful Dead, you get The Dead At The DOJ, 2016
The Dead At The DOJ 2016
The Source Weekly / Posted 53 minutes ago
on the complete catalog of the Grateful Dead, you get The Dead At The DOJ, 2016! Moon Mountain Trio (8 pm), Shady GroOove (9:15 pm), and The Mostest Big Band (10:45 pm) will be interpreting all that is Dead. Fundraiser for martial-arts... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math testblowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a tex
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math test
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 53 minutes ago
blowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a text photo of the quiz his 8th grade language arts teacher passed out Friday. Hall said even the kids thought it was some kind of joke. "They took it has a joke, and she... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Slithering snakes of Central Georgiaone of Georgia's six venomous snakes -- the timber rattlesnake. Sharron Cornac
Slithering snakes of Central Georgia
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 53 minutes ago
one of Georgia's six venomous snakes -- the timber rattlesnake. Sharron Cornacchione, an animal curator at the Museum of Arts and Sciences in Macon, says it's important to educate yourself on the types of snakes. “The characteristics of venomous... Read more
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examiner.com
Darrel Steinberg, committed Sacramento’s economic development as MayorSan Diego, San Jose, and Santa Barbara (LA Times). These cities have diverse an
Darrel Steinberg, committed Sacramento’s economic development as Mayor
examiner.com / Posted 55 minutes ago
San Diego, San Jose, and Santa Barbara (LA Times). These cities have diverse and one- of-a- leading industries; Los Angeles arts, film, and entertainment; San Jose’s Silicon Valley, San Francisco Bay Area tourism. As the State Capitol Sacramento... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
| StarNewsOnline.comthe horizon. As we wait for the clouds to part, Michaels is making it cheaper t
| StarNewsOnline.com
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 56 minutes ago
the horizon. As we wait for the clouds to part, Michaels is making it cheaper to pass the time with indoor activities. The arts and crafts store has a Wilmington location at Mayfaire Town Center. Through Saturday, Artist's Loft easels and arts and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Was graduation advice a push to leave high school?a 2.0 grade point average, and passing grades for both the algebra 1 end-of-cou
Was graduation advice a push to leave high school?
The Florida Times-Union / Posted an hour ago
a 2.0 grade point average, and passing grades for both the algebra 1 end-of-course exam and the 10th grade English Language Arts Florida Standards Assessment. If a student fails one of the two required exams, he or she can retake it or they can try... Read more
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Pitchfork
Built to Spill Touring With Hop Along, Alex G- Saskel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival 06-25 Calgary, Alberta - Sled Island 06-2
Built to Spill Touring With Hop Along, Alex G
Pitchfork / Posted an hour ago
- Saskel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival 06-25 Calgary, Alberta - Sled Island 06-27 Bozeman, MT - Emerson Center for Arts & Culture 06-28 Missoula, MT - The Badlander 06-29 Spokane, WA - Knitting Factory 06-30 Bellingham, WA - Wild Buffalo... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Only yes means yesin an effort to raise awareness about sexual violence and to provide ideas for
Only yes means yes
SkyHi Daily News / Posted an hour ago
in an effort to raise awareness about sexual violence and to provide ideas for its prevention. Jeff received his Master of Arts in Women’s Studies from the San Diego State University in 2006 and produced a documentary film titled “A Way from... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math testblowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a tex
Mobile school system 'looking into' complaint about "racist" math test
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted an hour ago
blowed, I couldn't believe," Erica Hall said. Hall said her son sent her a text photo of the quiz his 8th grade language arts teacher passed out Friday. Hall said even the kids thought it was some kind of joke. "They took it has a joke, and she... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Noise focus of OMB testimonywith Crawford providing particularly passionate testimony about how the attenda
Noise focus of OMB testimony
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted an hour ago
with Crawford providing particularly passionate testimony about how the attendance at festivals such as WayHome Music & Arts and Boots & Hearts had the potential to make his farming activities more difficult and be detrimental to his livelihood,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Rotorua’s Roller Derby League Prepares for Sell-Outwill be available for purchase.Tickets are available from June 13th from Ticket
Rotorua’s Roller Derby League Prepares for Sell-Out
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
will be available for purchase.Tickets are available from June 13th from Ticketmaster at the Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre, online at www.ticketmaster.co.nz or by phone on 07 349 5141. General Admission Adult: $15, Child: $7 and Family... Read more
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Extra TV
George & Amal Clooney Have the Honor of Meeting the Pope at the Vaticanthe Pope’s Un Muro o Un Ponte Seminary at Paul VI Hall, where George was also r
George & Amal Clooney Have the Honor of Meeting the Pope at the Vatican
Extra TV / Posted an hour ago
the Pope’s Un Muro o Un Ponte Seminary at Paul VI Hall, where George was also recognized for his work with Francis’ arts foundation Scholas Occurrentes. George was awarded with a medal in front of other big stars, including Salma Hayek and... Read more
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BC Local News
Adventures: Evita: a marvelous musical, a bizarre lifeparade of fellow theatre fans, and reflected on the outstanding wealth of easil
Adventures: Evita: a marvelous musical, a bizarre life
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
parade of fellow theatre fans, and reflected on the outstanding wealth of easily accessible high calibre theatre and arts productions throughout the Lower Mainland. The international performance we were currently enjoying was a perfect... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Cannabis becomes wedding mainstreambouquet will be sprinkled with the sticky flower and a teepee will give guests
Cannabis becomes wedding mainstream
Summit Daily News / Posted an hour ago
bouquet will be sprinkled with the sticky flower and a teepee will give guests an area to indulge. As marijuana slowly starts to become more accepted socially, cannabis weddings in Colorado are on the rise. Rather than having small groups of... Read more
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BC Local News
EMCS, Journey, to rock your world on ‘Highway 80’all kinds of unforeseen, albeit hilarious, obstacles. At the helm of this musi
EMCS, Journey, to rock your world on ‘Highway 80’
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
all kinds of unforeseen, albeit hilarious, obstacles. At the helm of this musical time machine is EMCS’ drama, performing arts teacher, Lisa McLellan, who decided to go with a big theme for this year’s performance. “They love the ‘80s music, so... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Adventures: Evita: a marvelous musical, a bizarre lifeparade of fellow theatre fans, and reflected on the outstanding wealth of easil
Adventures: Evita: a marvelous musical, a bizarre life
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted an hour ago
parade of fellow theatre fans, and reflected on the outstanding wealth of easily accessible high calibre theatre and arts productions throughout the Lower Mainland. The international performance we were currently enjoying was a perfect... Read more
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Daily Record
Operation Sunshine can bring just that into Kevin’s lifetheir spirits, minds and bodies and allowing them to make friends their own age
Operation Sunshine can bring just that into Kevin’s life
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
their spirits, minds and bodies and allowing them to make friends their own age while enjoying recreational activities, arts and crafts, hiking, swimming and all the fun camp offers. At camp, Kevin could once again play team sports, like soccer... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Your chance to be part of local film project, film societyfilm directorial debut. For co-director/ producer Millerd, it is another step
Your chance to be part of local film project, film society
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
film directorial debut. For co-director/ producer Millerd, it is another step towards turning Forbes into a film and arts hub. “The vision for me has always been about trying to bring projects to Forbes and create work and opportunities for... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Performances in the Park program set8 p.m., each night will be filled with family friendly entertainment featuring
Performances in the Park program set
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted an hour ago
8 p.m., each night will be filled with family friendly entertainment featuring two acts every single night. The Community Arts Council of Williams Lake will set up a children’s art corner during each performance night and there will be food... Read more
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The Washington Times
Struggling Dowling College announces it is closing downOAKDALE, N.Y. (AP) - A struggling small liberal arts college on eastern Long Is
Struggling Dowling College announces it is closing down
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
OAKDALE, N.Y. (AP) - A struggling small liberal arts college on eastern Long Island is closing its doors. Dowling College President Albert Inserra says in a statement that the school will cease operations on Friday. He said months of negotiations... Read more
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