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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityAcademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs atten
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 minutes ago
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs attends the 88th Annual Academy Awards nominee luncheon on February 8, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityAcademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs atten
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 27 minutes ago
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs attends the 88th Annual Academy Awards nominee luncheon on February 8, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityMaybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new v
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 45 minutes ago
Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new voting members, many of them artists of color, have been added to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' roster. "We're proud to welcome these new members to the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityMaybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new v
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
Springfield News-Sun / Posted an hour ago
Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new voting members, many of them artists of color, have been added to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' roster. "We're proud to welcome these new members to the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityMaybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new v
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
Dayton Daily News / Posted an hour ago
Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new voting members, many of them artists of color, have been added to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' roster. "We're proud to welcome these new members to the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Pentagon Lifts Ban on Transgender Military Service, Could Pay for Gender Reassignment SurgeriesVisiting U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter gestures during a joint press confer
Pentagon Lifts Ban on Transgender Military Service, Could Pay for Gender Reassignment Surgeries
The Christian Post / Posted an hour ago
Visiting U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter gestures during a joint press conference with his Filipino counterpart Voltaire Gazmin (not pictured) at the presidential palace in Manila April 14, 2016. Transgender individuals are now allowed to serve... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityMaybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new v
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted an hour ago
Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new voting members, many of them artists of color, have been added to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' roster. "We're proud to welcome these new members to the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
What the academy's new diverse class will mean for Oscar voting — will it change anything?It’s a first step. And an exceptional one, provided it’s not the only one. Bro
What the academy's new diverse class will mean for Oscar voting — will it change anything?
Los Angeles Times / Posted an hour ago
It’s a first step. And an exceptional one, provided it’s not the only one. Broadening its ranks by adding 683 members, nearly half of them women and 41% of them people of color, the film academy has made good on its promise to create, over the next... Read more
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ajc.com
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversityMaybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new v
Oscars announce new members added to improve diversity
ajc.com / Posted an hour ago
Maybe #OscarsSoWhite won't trend for a third year in a row. More than 600 new voting members, many of them artists of color, have been added to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' roster. "We're proud to welcome these new members to the... Read more
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Business Wire
TCF Bank Partners with Simon Says Give to Collect School Supplies for Kids in NeedWAYZATA, Minn. & EAGAN, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TCF National Bank (TCF Bank), a
TCF Bank Partners with Simon Says Give to Collect School Supplies for Kids in Need
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
WAYZATA, Minn. & EAGAN, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TCF National Bank (TCF Bank), a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) (NYSE: TCB) and Simon Says Give, a nonprofit organization founded by 12-year old Mandi Simon when she was seven-years young,... Read more
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Business Wire
Third Federal Named 18th Best Workplace in Fortune SurveyCLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Third Federal Savings and Loan was named the 18th b
Third Federal Named 18th Best Workplace in Fortune Survey
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Third Federal Savings and Loan was named the 18th best workplace for Baby Boomers among more than 600 organizations nationwide, according to a survey conducted by Fortune and Great Place to Work®. While the average tenure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyamirambo Women's Centre - Giving Hope to Disadvantaged WomenThe women of Nyamirambo Women’s Centre during a sewing lesson. Orphaned at the
Nyamirambo Women's Centre - Giving Hope to Disadvantaged Women
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The women of Nyamirambo Women’s Centre during a sewing lesson. Orphaned at the age of 16, Fatina Umuhoza led a miserable life, characterised by the occasional lack of food and a decent place to stay. Dreams for a better life were merely that -... Read more
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IMF
Globally Important German Financial System is ResilientFinancial Sector Assessment Program The financial system of Germany, home to
Globally Important German Financial System is Resilient
IMF / Posted 21 hours ago
Financial Sector Assessment Program The financial system of Germany, home to systemically important financial institutions, has been bolstered by EU-wide and global reforms in the financial... Read more
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IMF
Transcript of Conference Call on the Completion of Article IV Consultation with Germany Participants: Enrica Detragiache, Assistant Director, European Department M
Transcript of Conference Call on the Completion of Article IV Consultation with Germany
IMF / Posted 21 hours ago
Participants: Enrica Detragiache, Assistant Director, European Department Michaela Erbenova, Division Chief, Financial Supervision & Regulation Division,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Academy Invites Michael B. Jordan, Oscar Isaac in Huge Diversity PushActors Michael B. Jordan and Oscar Isaac and directors Ryan Coogler and Cary Jo
Academy Invites Michael B. Jordan, Oscar Isaac in Huge Diversity Push
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Actors Michael B. Jordan and Oscar Isaac and directors Ryan Coogler and Cary Joji Fukunaga are among the record 683 people who will be invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as part of the largest and most diverse class of... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
'No Greater Love' aims to spark conversationA showing of multi-award winning documentary 'No Greater Love' will be held in
'No Greater Love' aims to spark conversation
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
A showing of multi-award winning documentary 'No Greater Love' will be held in Lake Charles on Sunday, July 3. The documentary is directed by a Sulphur resident and is based on his time as an Army chaplain in Afghanistan. It will be shown at 6 p.m.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Academy Invites Michael B. Jordan, Oscar Isaac in Big Diversity PushActors Michael B. Jordan and Oscar Isaac and directors Ryan Coogler and Cary Jo
Academy Invites Michael B. Jordan, Oscar Isaac in Big Diversity Push
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Actors Michael B. Jordan and Oscar Isaac and directors Ryan Coogler and Cary Joji Fukunaga are among the record 683 people who will be invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as part of the largest and most diverse class of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Film Academy Invites a Record 683 New Members: 46 Percent Female and 41 Percent People of ColorAs the Oscar-granting organization makes a push for more diversity, it reaches
Film Academy Invites a Record 683 New Members: 46 Percent Female and 41 Percent People of Color
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
As the Oscar-granting organization makes a push for more diversity, it reaches out to the largest number of new members ever. As part of its effort to increase diversity among its ranks, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today issued a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
'No Greater Love' aims to spark conversationA showing of multi-award winning documentary 'No Greater Love' will be held in
'No Greater Love' aims to spark conversation
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
A showing of multi-award winning documentary 'No Greater Love' will be held in Lake Charles on Sunday, July 3. The documentary is directed by a Sulphur resident and is based on his time as an Army chaplain in Afghanistan. It will be shown at 6 p.m.... Read more
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Business Wire
“Growing a Healthy Community: What It Takes” Featuring Alex Kotlowitz, Journalist and AuthorAbout The Event Please join us for the third and final forum in our series "Gr
“Growing a Healthy Community: What It Takes” Featuring Alex Kotlowitz, Journalist and Author
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
About The Event Please join us for the third and final forum in our series "Growing a Healthy Community." The series has examined the investment made in the Broadway/Slavic Community by addressing the basics of education, low-literacy, housing,... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
This summer, homelessness is everyone's problemIf you keep your eyes focused upward, this forested little gully is pleasant on
This summer, homelessness is everyone's problem
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted yesterday
If you keep your eyes focused upward, this forested little gully is pleasant on a summer day — the green tips of trees stretch toward the sun, and the murmur of a small stream sings in the background. But look down, and you'd swear that several dump... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bank of Baroda CEO PS Jayakumar's focus on differentiation, to make bank future-readyAbout 10 months ago, when chief executive PS Jayakumar called for a town-hall o
Bank of Baroda CEO PS Jayakumar's focus on differentiation, to make bank future-ready
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
About 10 months ago, when chief executive PS Jayakumar called for a town-hall of Bank of Baroda staff, a rarity for a state-run bank. While he spoke, the rest remained just mute spectators. But now, such meetings go on for three hours with many staff... Read more
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Gulf News
Ramadan drive to support cancer patientsI Deserve a Life campaign collecting funds for treatment Sharjah: Cancer patie
Ramadan drive to support cancer patients
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
I Deserve a Life campaign collecting funds for treatment Sharjah: Cancer patients struggling to pay for treatment are benefiting from a Ramadan initiative from Friends of Cancer Patients (FoCP). The Sharjah-based charitable organisation that serves... Read more
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The Space Review
A new level of urgency for space-based solar powerHistorically, energy use has been an enabler and a strong indicator of both wea
A new level of urgency for space-based solar power
The Space Review / Posted 2 days ago
Historically, energy use has been an enabler and a strong indicator of both wealth and the quality of life in a society. According to Steven Radelet of Foreign Affairs Magazine, “Global poverty, defined by the World Bank as living on less than $1.90... Read more
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The Wanderer
YMCA Southcoast Annual MeetingOn Thursday, June 9, YMCA Southcoast held its 149th Annual Meeting at the Matta
YMCA Southcoast Annual Meeting
The Wanderer / Posted 3 days ago
On Thursday, June 9, YMCA Southcoast held its 149th Annual Meeting at the Mattapoisett YMCA, overlooking the beautiful Mattapoisett Harbor. Peter Bullard, Chairman of the Board and member of the Board Development Committee, recapped the Y’s 2015 year... Read more
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New York Post
Bharara on the lookout for NYC corruptionManhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara used the bright spotlight of national TV to
Bharara on the lookout for NYC corruption
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
Manhattan US Attorney Preet Bharara used the bright spotlight of national TV to put Mayor de Blasio and Gov. Cuomo on notice Sunday that he expects to uncover proof of official wrongdoing in both of their administrations. “We have found that... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Best Burritos In Manila(SPOT.ph) With Latin and South American food peaking in Manila, looking for a g
10 Best Burritos In Manila
Spot.ph / Posted 3 days ago
(SPOT.ph) With Latin and South American food peaking in Manila, looking for a great burrito has become a vivid and wild adventure—one that we haven't been on since 2013. A complete meal in itself, a burrito has to be both bold and filling, with just... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessFamilies in Bacolod City and Iloilo City now have the opportunity to watch excl
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
Families in Bacolod City and Iloilo City now have the opportunity to watch exclusive channels and new Kapamilya shows in dramatically clear picture and sound as access to digital terrestrial television (DTT) finally becomes available in the two key... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force rock band's contributions shouldn't be underestimated, arimen sayWhen Congresswoman Martha McSally told Air Force leaders in March that she woul
Air Force rock band's contributions shouldn't be underestimated, arimen say
Air Force Times / Posted 4 days ago
When Congresswoman Martha McSally told Air Force leaders in March that she would rather see members of service bands on the flightline than the stage — where, she said, they’re needed more — reactions were mixed. Military bands have been part of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation in briefFirm seeks $15B over pipeline rejection WASHINGTON -- TransCanada Corp. has fi
The nation in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Firm seeks $15B over pipeline rejection WASHINGTON -- TransCanada Corp. has filed a claim seeking to recoup $15 billion for the rejection of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. The Calgary-based pipeline operator filed papers late Friday seeking... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona lemon growers feel squeezed by trade agreementOne of Arizona's oldest family-run lemon groves faces an uncertain future as Ar
Arizona lemon growers feel squeezed by trade agreement
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
One of Arizona's oldest family-run lemon groves faces an uncertain future as Argentine growers gain entry into the U.S. market. YUMA — The fertile sand was shifting under his boots, so Kyle Curtis steadied himself against a lemon tree and pulled... Read more
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Op-Ed News
China reorganises PLA with an eye on Tibet,South China SeaChina's perceptions about the world around it have had an important influence o
China reorganises PLA with an eye on Tibet,South China Sea
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
China's perceptions about the world around it have had an important influence on its recent decisions to reform its military. Also, the reforms are aimed at maintaining the supremacy of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) whose primary responsibility... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sheffield LifeAssociation The Sheffield Cemetery no longer accepts dumping of yard materials
Sheffield Life
Warren Times Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Association The Sheffield Cemetery no longer accepts dumping of yard materials in and around the cemetery. Please find a new place to dump your grass trimmings, tree branches and other yard materials. Susan Parkes, 29, of the Ruth M Smith Center... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Pentagon ready to lift ban on transgender people serving in militaryThe Pentagon next month will announce the repeal of a policy banning transgende
Pentagon ready to lift ban on transgender people serving in military
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
The Pentagon next month will announce the repeal of a policy banning transgender people from serving openly in the military, Defense Department officials said Friday, moving to end what has widely been seen as one of the last barriers to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
University of Chicago professors, students upset by layoffs and school financesFaculty members and student groups are pushing back against University of Chica
University of Chicago professors, students upset by layoffs and school finances
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Faculty members and student groups are pushing back against University of Chicago leadership and its ongoing effort to lay off administrative personnel across campus. Leaders of multiple academic divisions were directed to cut budgets by 8 percent,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Combat sex trafficking; protect victimsGov. Jay Nixon's signature "dotted the i and crossed the t" on legislation to r
Combat sex trafficking; protect victims
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. Jay Nixon's signature "dotted the i and crossed the t" on legislation to ramp up the fight against sex trafficking and enhance protections for victims. The governor on Wednesday signed the bill unanimously approved by both houses of the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Reno-Sparks Gospel Mission Seeks Bottled Water DonationsResidential Burn Ban To Go Into Effect MondayResidential Burn Ban To Go Into Ef
Reno-Sparks Gospel Mission Seeks Bottled Water Donations
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
Residential Burn Ban To Go Into Effect MondayResidential Burn Ban To Go Into Effect Monday A residential burn ban will go into effect Monday June 27th and will ban all residential outdoor burning of landscape debris like pine needles and branches.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed inHARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst f
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed in
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst for giving big raises to her senior staff, even as tuition is going up amid reductions in state funding. In response, the university said that the raises were made to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed inHARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst f
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed in
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst for giving big raises to her senior staff, even as tuition is going up amid reductions in state funding. In response, the university said that the raises were made to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed inHARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst f
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed in
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst for giving big raises to her senior staff, even as tuition is going up amid reductions in state funding. In response, the university said that the raises were made to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed inHARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst f
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed in
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst for giving big raises to her senior staff, even as tuition is going up amid reductions in state funding. In response, the university said that the raises were made to... Read more
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The News-Times
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed inHARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst f
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed in
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst for giving big raises to her senior staff, even as tuition is going up amid reductions in state funding. In response, the university said that the raises were made to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed inHARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst f
UConn president’s inner-circle cashed in
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
HARTFORD — Leading lawmakers on Thursday blasted UConn President Susan Herbst for giving big raises to her senior staff, even as tuition is going up amid reductions in state funding. In response, the university said that the raises were made to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewoodCall them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s mos
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewood
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Call them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s most popular campground looking for wood that may be infested with destructive invasive insects like the Asian longhorned beetle and the emerald ash borer. The insects have... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. Marine Corps Veteran is First Michigan Farmer Awarded New Kubota Tractor in “Geared to Give” ProgramHICKORY CORNERS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kubota Tractor Corporation today annou
U.S. Marine Corps Veteran is First Michigan Farmer Awarded New Kubota Tractor in “Geared to Give” Program
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
HICKORY CORNERS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kubota Tractor Corporation today announced that the latest recipient of a donated tractor in its “Geared To Give” program is Michigan resident Jason Scramlin, owner of Split Rail Farm in Hickory Corners.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewoodCall them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s mos
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewood
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
Call them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s most popular campground looking for wood that may be infested with destructive invasive insects like the Asian longhorned beetle and the emerald ash borer. The insects have... Read more
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The News-Times
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewoodCall them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s mos
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewood
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
Call them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s most popular campground looking for wood that may be infested with destructive invasive insects like the Asian longhorned beetle and the emerald ash borer. The insects have... Read more
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Darien News-Review
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewoodCall them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s mos
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewood
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
Call them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s most popular campground looking for wood that may be infested with destructive invasive insects like the Asian longhorned beetle and the emerald ash borer. The insects have... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewoodCall them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s mos
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewood
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Call them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s most popular campground looking for wood that may be infested with destructive invasive insects like the Asian longhorned beetle and the emerald ash borer. The insects have... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewoodCall them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s mos
‘Wood police’ on the hunt for infested firewood
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
Call them the Wood Police. On Friday, they will be patroling Connecticut’s most popular campground looking for wood that may be infested with destructive invasive insects like the Asian longhorned beetle and the emerald ash borer. The insects have... Read more
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