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Shropshire Star
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest « Shropshire StarMembers of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 3 hours ago
Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a 25% pay cut and the loss of four jobs. Equity warned the cuts could push the world renowned ENO into "terminal... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
English National Opera choristers may strike over pay cuts | Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 12:37 pm Choristers at the En
English National Opera choristers may strike over pay cuts
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 12:37 pm Choristers at the English National Opera (ENO) are to be balloted for... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Streatham Guardian / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Bury Times
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Bury Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Gazette
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Harrow Times
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Harrow Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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This is West Country
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
This is West Country / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Gazette News
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Gazette News / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Bolton News
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Bolton News / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest Choristers at the English National Opera will be balloted on strike action C
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera will be balloted on strike action Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were facing a... Read more
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Northern Echo
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protestEquity warned the cuts could push the world renowned ENO into "terminal decline
English National Opera choristers to vote on strike amid chorus of protest
Northern Echo / Posted 4 hours ago
Equity warned the cuts could push the world renowned ENO into "terminal decline ". The choristers attended a news conference in London, and sang a Pirates Of Penzance song to demonstrate their quality. Equity said it feared bigger pay cuts if the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
English National Opera choristers may strike over pay cutsChoristers at the English National Opera (ENO) are to be balloted for industria
English National Opera choristers may strike over pay cuts
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera (ENO) are to be balloted for industrial action in a dispute over jobs and pay. Members of Equity will vote in the coming weeks on whether to launch a campaign of action. The union said the 44 singers were... Read more
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thebee
ENO Choristers To Vote On Strike Over CutsChoristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial acti
ENO Choristers To Vote On Strike Over Cuts
thebee / Posted 4 hours ago
Choristers at the English National Opera are to be balloted for industrial action to save their jobs and pay. The board of the ENO wants to slash the wage bill and reduce the size of its permanent chorus from 44 members to 40, following a cut in... Read more
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Evening Standard
ENO chorus to vote on industrial action over job and pay cutsThe English National Opera’s chorus are to be balloted for industrial action af
ENO chorus to vote on industrial action over job and pay cuts
Evening Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
The English National Opera’s chorus are to be balloted for industrial action after a row over potential job and pay cuts erupted into the open. All current members of the chorus were expected at a press conference in central London today to state... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Council committees search for membersLIVERPOOL Plains Shire Council is encouraging anyone who wants make an impact i
Council committees search for members
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
LIVERPOOL Plains Shire Council is encouraging anyone who wants make an impact in their community to join one of the council’s many committees. The Royal Theatre Committee is just one example of the committees in which people in the Liverpool Plains... Read more
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chad
Council leaders agree to remove ‘to let’ signs from ‘at risk’ DH Lawrence centreCouncil chiefs have agreed to remove ‘to let’ signs from the DH Lawrence Herita
Council leaders agree to remove ‘to let’ signs from ‘at risk’ DH Lawrence centre
chad / Posted 5 hours ago
Council chiefs have agreed to remove ‘to let’ signs from the DH Lawrence Heritage Centre following a storm of protests from campaigners who are fighting to keep the venue open. Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero penned an open letter to leaders at Broxtowe... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Council leaders agree to remove ‘to let’ signs from ‘at risk’ DH Lawrence centreCouncil chiefs have agreed to remove ‘to let’ signs from the DH Lawrence Herita
Council leaders agree to remove ‘to let’ signs from ‘at risk’ DH Lawrence centre
Derbyshire Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Council chiefs have agreed to remove ‘to let’ signs from the DH Lawrence Heritage Centre following a storm of protests from campaigners who are fighting to keep the venue open. Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero penned an open letter to leaders at Broxtowe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Of Publicity Loving Demons and Magical Photo MomentsOnce again the National Arts Merits Awards are just around the corner. It is no
Of Publicity Loving Demons and Magical Photo Moments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Once again the National Arts Merits Awards are just around the corner. It is no secret that Bra Gee and the regulars have not been too impressed by past editions. So bearing in mind that there are still seven days to go, we thought we would open... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jah Prayzah Faces CompetitionFred Zindi — He Is a Lanky Six Foot two inches dread locked singer. His relativ
Jah Prayzah Faces Competition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Fred Zindi — He Is a Lanky Six Foot two inches dread locked singer. His relatively light-hearted attitude permeates his live performance and he smiles more than many artistes I have come across. He is wearing flashy stage gear and also plays mbira as... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Teaching by telling: Stories bring history to life for Arnold Elementary studentsCLEVELAND, Tenn. — Storytelling is great way to show kids that they probably kn
Teaching by telling: Stories bring history to life for Arnold Elementary students
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Storytelling is great way to show kids that they probably know more than they think they do, says Tim Lowry, who proved his point with a group of Arnold Elementary students. The Allied Arts Council of the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Sketching sculptural successAUSTINTOWN Fitch High School junior Jasmine Loyen effortlessly turns mere sket
Sketching sculptural success
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 hours ago
AUSTINTOWN Fitch High School junior Jasmine Loyen effortlessly turns mere sketchbook drawings into nationally honored sculptures as she masters yet another form of art. According to Fitch High School art teachers Adam Leskanic and Diane Devine,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Woodstock Mozart Festival to end after 29 seasonsAnita Whalen, artistic and general director for the festival for the past 24 ye
Woodstock Mozart Festival to end after 29 seasons
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Anita Whalen, artistic and general director for the festival for the past 24 years, said the decision was made by the festival’s board not to continue with the classical music festival because of a lack of funds. “There were quite a few misty eyes... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura student wins Poetry Out Loud, will compete in SacramentoZayan Reza, who attends El Camino High School at Ventura College, won the Ventu
Ventura student wins Poetry Out Loud, will compete in Sacramento
Ventura County Star / Posted 12 hours ago
Zayan Reza, who attends El Camino High School at Ventura College, won the Ventura County Poetry Out Loud competition Wednesday and will be in the statewide competition Feb. 28-29 in Sacramento. Dominique Salapare, a student at Villanova Preparatory... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Carolina Chamber Music Festival to start with free family concert The annual Carolina Chamber Music Festival kicks off next Sunday with the fre
Carolina Chamber Music Festival to start with free family concert
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
The annual Carolina Chamber Music Festival kicks off next Sunday with the free “Festive Family Concert” at 3 p.m. at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library. Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Empty Bowls, antiques, singing Valentines to highlight week Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 3:31 PM Week Ahead Best Bets: Top activities for the
Empty Bowls, antiques, singing Valentines to highlight week
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 3:31 PM Week Ahead Best Bets: Top activities for the coming week.1. Empty Bowls fundraiserEmpty Bowls 2016 will be Thursday at Temple Baptist Church, 1500 Kingdom... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Author digs into myths, mysteries of mine disasterQuestions surrounding the Sheppton mine disaster have prompted one author to pr
Author digs into myths, mysteries of mine disaster
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Questions surrounding the Sheppton mine disaster have prompted one author to probe for clues, more than 50 years later. Maxim W. Furek’s third book, “Sheppton: The Myth, Miracle & Music,” documents the disaster with a new perspective. Furek... Read more
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The Wilson Times
Peters to lead GreenfieldFriday, February 05, 2016 9:18 PM Private school finds new headmaster in veter
Peters to lead Greenfield
The Wilson Times / Posted yesterday
Friday, February 05, 2016 9:18 PM Private school finds new headmaster in veteran teacherBy Stephanie CreechTimes Managing Editor The Greenfield School family welcomed Beth Peters as its new headmaster Friday morning during... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Objects projectElizabeth Kozlowski had to whittle “Materials: Hard & Soft” from 800-plus submi
Objects project
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Elizabeth Kozlowski had to whittle “Materials: Hard & Soft” from 800-plus submissions to the final 60 pieces of art. “I look through everything, and then I go through it again with gut instinct,” said Kozlowski, an independent curator from... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Year of the Monkey: Kung fu, predictions of fire, diseaseBEIJING — The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zo
Year of the Monkey: Kung fu, predictions of fire, disease
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
BEIJING — The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zodiac calendar enters the Year of the Monkey — the ninth of 12 animal signs. Plastic monkeys are adorning shopping centers and office buildings, and government departments... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Arts Council presents 'Mentors & Students' exhibitionsThe Arts Council of Henderson County will present a series of exhibitions as a
Arts Council presents 'Mentors & Students' exhibitions
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
The Arts Council of Henderson County will present a series of exhibitions as a thematic unit titled "Mentors & Students" at The Art House Gallery, at 5 Highland Park Road in East Flat Rock. Celebrating the importance of art in a child’s life, the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Harvard Jennings, talk radio's peacemaker, back on the airSo, where's Harvard Jennings been for the past five years? The tall, lanky 70-
Harvard Jennings, talk radio's peacemaker, back on the air
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
So, where's Harvard Jennings been for the past five years? The tall, lanky 70-year-old grinned. "Just retired," Jennings said. "Fishing, relaxing, trying to stay out of trouble." The long-running talk show host had been dealing with health problems... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mary C. names new executive directorThe Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center in Ocean Springs recently named Stacy Howel
Mary C. names new executive director
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
The Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center in Ocean Springs recently named Stacy Howell as its new executive director during its annual membership meeting. Howell previously served as programs coordinator since September 2014, leading the creation of The... Read more
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MLive.com
Year of the Monkey inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, diseaseBEIJING (AP) — The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, t
Year of the Monkey inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, disease
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
BEIJING (AP) — The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zodiac calendar enters the Year of the Monkey — the ninth of 12 animal signs. Plastic monkeys are adorning shopping centers and office buildings, and government... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Writing class, fall admission at UNCStudents interesting in attending UNC Asheville this fall have several opportun
Writing class, fall admission at UNC
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
Students interesting in attending UNC Asheville this fall have several opportunities to experience campus this spring, with daily tours, an open house in March and admitted student days in April. The regular-decision deadline for applications for... Read more
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Nelson Star
City holds the line on group grantsCity council decided to stick with the status quo this week and give its six fu
City holds the line on group grants
Nelson Star / Posted 2 days ago
City council decided to stick with the status quo this week and give its six funded groups the same grant they got last year, citing potential pressures on the budget stemming from police and fire department wages. The Nelson and District Arts... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Monkey Year inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, diseaseBeijing: The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zod
Monkey Year inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, disease
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Beijing: The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zodiac calendar enters the Year of the Monkey - the ninth of 12 animal signs. Plastic monkeys are adorning shopping centers and office buildings, and government departments... Read more
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BC Local News
City holds the line on group grantsCity council decided to stick with the status quo this week and give its six fu
City holds the line on group grants
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
City council decided to stick with the status quo this week and give its six funded groups the same grant they got last year, citing potential pressures on the budget stemming from police and fire department wages. The Nelson and District Arts... Read more
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NBC Washington
Year of the Monkey Inspires Kung Fu, Predictions of Fire, DiseaseThe new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zodiac calen
Year of the Monkey Inspires Kung Fu, Predictions of Fire, Disease
NBC Washington / Posted 2 days ago
The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zodiac calendar enters the Year of the Monkey — the ninth of 12 animal signs. Plastic monkeys are adorning shopping centers and office buildings, and government departments have been... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Monkey Year inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, diseaseBEIJING (AP) - The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, t
Monkey Year inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, disease
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zodiac calendar enters the Year of the Monkey - the ninth of 12 animal signs. Plastic monkeys are adorning shopping centers and office buildings, and government... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Monkey Year inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, diseaseBEIJING (AP) - The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, t
Monkey Year inspires kung fu, predictions of fire, disease
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING (AP) - The new Chinese year is the one to go bananas over. On Feb. 8, the zodiac calendar enters the Year of the Monkey - the ninth of 12 animal signs. Plastic monkeys are adorning shopping centers and office buildings, and government... Read more
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