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AllAfrica.com
Minister Angie Motshekga - Social Protection, Community and Human Development Cluster Media BriefingSocial Protection, Community and Human Development Cluster media briefing Than
Minister Angie Motshekga - Social Protection, Community and Human Development Cluster Media Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Social Protection, Community and Human Development Cluster media briefing Thank you for attending this media briefing. It is indeed an opportunity for us to update the nation about the progress we have made especially in the social protection and... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
District House or greenhouse: Dorm touts eco-featuresDistrict House is the latest addition to a long list of eco-friendly buildings
District House or greenhouse: Dorm touts eco-features
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
District House is the latest addition to a long list of eco-friendly buildings on campus. Five sustainability features were added to District House to help the building achieve a sustainable certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Daniel Bernstine, president of Portland State University for 10 years, dies at age 69Daniel O. Bernstine, who was president of Portland State University for during
Daniel Bernstine, president of Portland State University for 10 years, dies at age 69
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
Daniel O. Bernstine, who was president of Portland State University for during its period of exponential growth in the early 2000s, died last week. He was 69. Bernstine was president of PSU from 1997 to 2007. During his 10-year tenure, the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Vancouver housing crisis prompts dramatic rethinkset ambitious targets for creating different forms of low-cost housing, includi
Vancouver housing crisis prompts dramatic rethink
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
set ambitious targets for creating different forms of low-cost housing, including a target of 5,000 subsidized rental units and another 11,000 market-rental units within 10 years. They promised there would be more kinds of housing in all... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury's playgrounds need millions, report saysplayground. There is a good chance they need some repairs. The city has done a
Sudbury's playgrounds need millions, report says
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
playground. There is a good chance they need some repairs. The city has done an inventory of the 189 playgrounds and tot lots scattered throughout its 12 wards and has found that several dozen need replacement or repair work. "There is a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Inside out: The decline of parole and the fundamentals of Canada’s penal systemSays Jason David, who had been in and out of prison for 20 years when he decide
Inside out: The decline of parole and the fundamentals of Canada’s penal system
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Says Jason David, who had been in and out of prison for 20 years when he decided to head to college and turn his life around: “When your children are saying, ‘Daddy, the police are outside,’ that’s pretty heartbreaking.” More Canadian prisoners than... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia StarSALE The following vehicle(s) are subject to towing, repair and/or storage lien
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
SALE The following vehicle(s) are subject to towing, repair and/or storage liens; are declared to be abandoned pursuant to Section 56-5- 5810, 56-5-5635 and 29-15- 10 SC Law as Amended; and are in the custody of Roberts Towing & Transport, LLC, 650... Read more
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CBC.ca
Bob Cole, Lawrence Hill among Order of Canada recipients to be honoured at Rideau HallGovernor-General David Johnston will preside over an Order of Canada investitur
Bob Cole, Lawrence Hill among Order of Canada recipients to be honoured at Rideau Hall
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Governor-General David Johnston will preside over an Order of Canada investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall on Friday, as 46 distinguished Canadians joined or were promoted up the ranks. The honourees include Hockey Night in Canada broadcaster Bob... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsLegion Post 665, Dickson City — Marilyn Kennedy Bar Louie at Mohegan Sun Pocon
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Legion Post 665, Dickson City — Marilyn Kennedy Bar Louie at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Jeanne Zano Band Bartolai Winery, Falls — U4EA Breakers at Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Three Imaginary Boys Cooper’s Seafood... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Lakemore mayor highlights positives in villageto publicly highlight some of the “good things” taking place in the village. J
Lakemore mayor highlights positives in village
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
to publicly highlight some of the “good things” taking place in the village. Justice was recovering from a health incident and was absent from the Sept. 6 meeting. Before reporting on village happenings, the mayor extended his appreciation to the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Delta Medix deal long in works, ends at marketplacehe had a chance to woo Delta Medix to the Marketplace at Steamtown. “Delta Med
Delta Medix deal long in works, ends at marketplace
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
he had a chance to woo Delta Medix to the Marketplace at Steamtown. “Delta Medix was looking everywhere, but we fought and we kept them in the city, and particularly downtown,” Mr. Basalyga, 36, said during a Thursday morning meeting with Delta... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Burns seeks tax-free zone for SCI landLast month, Burns had contacted local and county officials asking the closed st
Burns seeks tax-free zone for SCI land
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Last month, Burns had contacted local and county officials asking the closed state prison at Cresson be designated a Keystone Opportunity Zone, or KOZ, that would exempt the property from certain state and local taxes. The program is designed to... Read more
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The North West Star
Letters to the editorWho will pay for new state? This week has certainly been a time for politician
Letters to the editor
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
Who will pay for new state? This week has certainly been a time for politicians to be telling the general public what they think they want to hear. In Federal Parliament Pauline Hanson repeated her 20 year old claim, where only the names were... Read more
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The Hill
GAO: 40 percent of federal buildings in earthquake areasForty percent of federally owned or leased buildings are in areas where very st
GAO: 40 percent of federal buildings in earthquake areas
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Forty percent of federally owned or leased buildings are in areas where very strong to extreme shaking from earthquakes could occur, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released Thursday. ADVERTISEMENT The... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia StarNOTICE OF UNCLAIMED VEHICLES/PUBLIC SALE The following vehicle(s) are subject t
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 4 days ago
NOTICE OF UNCLAIMED VEHICLES/PUBLIC SALE The following vehicle(s) are subject to towing, repair and/or storage liens; are declared to be abandoned pursuant to Section 56-5- 5810, 56-5-5635 and 29-15- 10 SC Law as Amended; and are in the custody of... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Chief: Charlotte police shooting video does not definitely show man with gunbe released publicly. The video could be key to resolving the chasm between po
Chief: Charlotte police shooting video does not definitely show man with gun
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
be released publicly. The video could be key to resolving the chasm between police, who say Scott refused repeated commands to drop his gun, and residents who say he was unarmed. It's not clear what the body cameras worn by three officers who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bongo District Assembly Sponsors Nursing, Other Students (U/Espent GH¢15,000.00 on the sponsorship of 15 first-year nursing students.The ben
Bongo District Assembly Sponsors Nursing, Other Students (U/E
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
spent GH¢15,000.00 on the sponsorship of 15 first-year nursing students.The beneficiary students received GH¢1,000.00 each and are expected to periodically receive similar financial support from the Assembly till they complete. Bongo District... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Calm in Charlotte Thursday, curfew being consideredThursday that “the city is talking about a curfew.” Roberts’ office will discu
Calm in Charlotte Thursday, curfew being considered
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Thursday that “the city is talking about a curfew.” Roberts’ office will discuss a possible curfew with city police and the National Guard Thursday, but as of yet, no curfew has been planned for Thursday night, city spokeswoman Ashley... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Weekend Entertainment GuideSun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Sugar Ray The Olde Brook Inn, Moscow — Tony Vergnett
Weekend Entertainment Guide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Sun Pocono, Plains Twp. — Sugar Ray The Olde Brook Inn, Moscow — Tony Vergnetti O’Leary’s Pub , Scranton — Still Hand Duo OSE (former Oak Street Express), Taylor — DJ Famous Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Plains Twp. — Music for Models... Read more
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Al.com
Lowe's lawsuits could start chain reaction among Alabama retailers, loss of state revenue 'unconscionable'lawsuits seeking value reductions for 27 home centers. The lawsuits include sto
Lowe's lawsuits could start chain reaction among Alabama retailers, loss of state revenue 'unconscionable'
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
lawsuits seeking value reductions for 27 home centers. The lawsuits include stores in smaller cities like Muscle Shoals and Hartselle and those in metropolitan cities like Birmingham and Mobile. The state's revenue department and others are... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
September 22, 2016for a full-time 12-month, tenure track position to begin immediately. Auburn U
September 22, 2016
The Birmingham Times / Posted 5 days ago
for a full-time 12-month, tenure track position to begin immediately. Auburn University is one of the nation’s premier land, sea, and space grant institutions. In the 2016 edition of U.S. News and World Report, it was ranked 46th among public... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High-Tech Equipment Sought to Detect Natural Forcesthe machines, to be ordered from Germany, France, China or Japan, will make it
High-Tech Equipment Sought to Detect Natural Forces
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the machines, to be ordered from Germany, France, China or Japan, will make it possible for the country to measure and take immediate measurements of the quakes and take informed decisions. Energy and Minerals Minister, Professor Sospeter... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Student HousingCHICAGO—CA Ventures just completed eight developments across the US, but at man
Student Housing
GlobeSt.com / Posted 5 days ago
CHICAGO—CA Ventures just completed eight developments across the US, but at many schools a gap between supply and demand has opened up. SAN DIEGO—From student debt to destruction of property, many people have false beliefs about issues related to... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Vicious Sudbury winter blows hole in city budgetThe city is on schedule to be millions of dollars over budget, but much of that
Vicious Sudbury winter blows hole in city budget
The Sudbury Star / Posted 6 days ago
The city is on schedule to be millions of dollars over budget, but much of that was due to nefarious snow conditions and winter road maintenance. The finance committee heard Tuesday the city is forecasting over-expenditures of more than $2 million... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Food incubators take root in BaltimoreWhen Nacole and Robert Lee were searching for a brick-and-mortar shop for their
Food incubators take root in Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
When Nacole and Robert Lee were searching for a brick-and-mortar shop for their 4-year-old fruit arrangement business, unforeseen costs piled up quickly. Licensing, pest control, garbage removal — the hidden expenses put an affordable retail space... Read more
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Salem News
on the calendar this weekfor a Drug-Free Mahoning County; 575-910-1456 or n8rcm@wrarc.net. COLUMBIANA
on the calendar this week
Salem News / Posted 7 days ago
for a Drug-Free Mahoning County; 575-910-1456 or n8rcm@wrarc.net. COLUMBIANA Crestview Local Board of Education, Buildings and Grounds Committee meeting, 6 a.m.; Personnel Committee meeting, 6:30 a.m., superintendent's... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Victor school district unveils $25M capital project one week before vote$4 million energy performance contract. The scope of work would include install
Victor school district unveils $25M capital project one week before vote
MPNnow.com / Posted 7 days ago
$4 million energy performance contract. The scope of work would include installing new roofs, roadways, sidewalks, boilers and campus-wide energy-efficient LED lighting, along with improvements to all district buildings. “While the current capital... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Palm Beach County Commission OKs 2016-2017 budget and tax hike20 minutes. As property values rise, the county collected additional revenue e
Palm Beach County Commission OKs 2016-2017 budget and tax hike
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
20 minutes. As property values rise, the county collected additional revenue even by holding the property tax rate steady. And that’s what the commissioners did Monday for the sixth straight year, setting the county government’s tax rate at $4.78... Read more
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Slate
The Mayor of Phoenix Is Fed Up With Arizona Erasing His City’s LawsThe cities of today and tomorrow. Phoenix Has Beef With ArizonaFrom guns to pu
The Mayor of Phoenix Is Fed Up With Arizona Erasing His City’s Laws
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
The cities of today and tomorrow. Phoenix Has Beef With ArizonaFrom guns to puppies, the state keeps telling its citizens they can’t have the laws they want. Over the past five years, conservative states have been in a lawmaking frenzy to overrule... Read more
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News.com.au
US tense after improvised bomb attacks in New York, New JerseyA member of the New York City Police Department patrols in Times Square in New
US tense after improvised bomb attacks in New York, New Jersey
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
A member of the New York City Police Department patrols in Times Square in New York City following an explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan. Picture: Getty NEW York police say they are seeking 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami in connection... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We're Seeking Investor to Turn Club Into Govt Offices, Says CDADodoma — The Capital Development Authority (CDA) is looking for an investor to
We're Seeking Investor to Turn Club Into Govt Offices, Says CDA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Dodoma — The Capital Development Authority (CDA) is looking for an investor to renovate Dodoma's former NK Club building and turn it into an office block to be used by ministries. The one-storey block is situated along Uhindini Street was formally... Read more
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The Register
Unis drop tech services to dodge metadata retention obligationpay for metadata retention effortsThe Register was surprised to see eight Unive
Unis drop tech services to dodge metadata retention obligation
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
pay for metadata retention effortsThe Register was surprised to see eight Universities on the list. So we've asked around and figured out why. Universities have a metadata retention obligation thanks to the Section 187B(a) of the... Read more
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Daily News
Where do we go from here?The $40 billion undertaking, which consists of over 150 different developments,
Where do we go from here?
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
The $40 billion undertaking, which consists of over 150 different developments, proposes to radically redevelop Colombo and its neighboring districts, thereby catapulting the country to improved economic standing and its citizens to higher... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKHomestead Museum, 867 E. Fourth St., open 1-4 p.m.; free admission. 330-717-009
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 9 days ago
Homestead Museum, 867 E. Fourth St., open 1-4 p.m.; free admission. 330-717-0092. Salem Community Theatre, "Over the River and Through the Woods," 2 p.m.; tickets, 330-332-9688. "A Little Live Music" program with an accordion music presentation by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New facility revives Stamford Hospital’s imagegurney was pushed swiftly through the arteries of Stamford Hospital, flanked by
New facility revives Stamford Hospital’s image
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
gurney was pushed swiftly through the arteries of Stamford Hospital, flanked by a horde of physicians, nurses, transporters and technicians. It appeared to be a high-level emergency. But it was just a drill. The woman was nurse Sally Gerard, who... Read more
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Darien News-Review
New facility revives Stamford Hospital’s imagegurney was pushed swiftly through the arteries of Stamford Hospital, flanked by
New facility revives Stamford Hospital’s image
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
gurney was pushed swiftly through the arteries of Stamford Hospital, flanked by a horde of physicians, nurses, transporters and technicians. It appeared to be a high-level emergency. But it was just a drill. The woman was nurse Sally Gerard, who... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New facility revives Stamford Hospital’s imagegurney was pushed swiftly through the arteries of Stamford Hospital, flanked by
New facility revives Stamford Hospital’s image
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
gurney was pushed swiftly through the arteries of Stamford Hospital, flanked by a horde of physicians, nurses, transporters and technicians. It appeared to be a high-level emergency. But it was just a drill. The woman was nurse Sally Gerard, who... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mosquito Mayhem: Across metros, a struggle to contain the outbreakchikungunya are not common, but in older people, the disease can contribute to
Mosquito Mayhem: Across metros, a struggle to contain the outbreak
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
chikungunya are not common, but in older people, the disease can contribute to the cause of death. Dengue, on the other hand, occasionally develops into a potentially lethal complication called severe dengue. And, severe dengue is a leading cause... Read more
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Sun Star
Capitol’s 12-level project raises questions from PBthe board’s session last Monday, Sept. 12. What’s at stake is a contract for t
Capitol’s 12-level project raises questions from PB
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
the board’s session last Monday, Sept. 12. What’s at stake is a contract for the feasibility study, detailed architectural and engineering design, and construction supervision for the building, which is expected to cost P832 million. Gov. Hilario... Read more
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Salem News
on the calendar this weekALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road
on the calendar this week
Salem News / Posted 10 days ago
ALLIANCE Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open at 5 p.m.; sandwiches, salads, desserts, etc. available for purchase. Bunker Hill Methodist Church, chicken and biscuit dinner and bake sale, 4:30-6:30... Read more
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Rappler
What's in the proposed 2017 national budget?budget. The proposed P3.35-trillion ($70.65-billion) national budget for 2017
What's in the proposed 2017 national budget?
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
budget. The proposed P3.35-trillion ($70.65-billion) national budget for 2017 is 11.6% higher than the 2016 budget and represents 21% of the projected gross domestic product (GDP) for 2017. It is the highest proposed by any administration... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tidbits on Mud Island, its history, its name and its openingJul 27, 2015 - The bridges of Memphis on the Mud Island River Park's Riverwalk.
Tidbits on Mud Island, its history, its name and its opening
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 10 days ago
Jul 27, 2015 - The bridges of Memphis on the Mud Island River Park's Riverwalk. The Riverwalk is an exact scale model of the Lower Mississippi River flowing from its confluence with the Ohio River at Cairo, Illinois 954 miles south to the Gulf of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Five Suspected Herdsmen Detained Over Nimbo Massacre Sue Police, Enugu AGBy Emeka Mamah, Francis Igata and Chinedu Adonu The five Fulani herdsmen arres
Five Suspected Herdsmen Detained Over Nimbo Massacre Sue Police, Enugu AG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
By Emeka Mamah, Francis Igata and Chinedu Adonu The five Fulani herdsmen arrested for the killing of over 40 persons at Nimbo in Uzo Uwani Local Government Area of the state on May 25, 2016, have dragged the Attorney General of Enugu State and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
‘Operation Fairness’ updatedAnd, to seek some financial help to pay for it. The project has two phases, Co
‘Operation Fairness’ updated
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
And, to seek some financial help to pay for it. The project has two phases, Commissioner Stephen Dunkle said. One, using a company named Pictometry, which provides aerial photography of the entire county, both directly overhead and at 45 degree... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKmeeting, 6 p.m., Oxford House, 320 Benton Road (Route 14); wheelchair accessibl
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 11 days ago
meeting, 6 p.m., Oxford House, 320 Benton Road (Route 14); wheelchair accessible. Salem Community Theatre, "Over the River and Through the Woods," 7:30 p.m.; tickets, 330-332-9688. Addiction recovery, open meeting, 8 p.m., Faith Chapel, 511 E.... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts Weekend fun's less than a tank of gas away. Weekend of Sept. 16-18 KING RICH
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 11 days ago
Weekend fun's less than a tank of gas away. Weekend of Sept. 16-18 KING RICHARD’S FAIRE — King Richard and his entourage will once again make the woods of Carver their weekend medieval home from Sept. 3... Read more
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York Daily Record
Where's your money go when you park at the fair?on. The fair recently added 750 inside-the-gate parking spaces, upping the tot
Where's your money go when you park at the fair?
York Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
on. The fair recently added 750 inside-the-gate parking spaces, upping the total to 4,250, said Mike Froehlich, the fair's general manager. However, that's not nearly enough to support everyone who shows up on a busy night. “We’re a large fair, no... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia StarLLC; Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC; Riverwalk Neighborhood Association, In
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 11 days ago
LLC; Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC; Riverwalk Neighborhood Association, Inc.; , I, the undersigned Master for Richland County, will sell on October 3, 2016 at 12:00 Noon, Master's Court Room 2-D, Richland County Judicial Center, 1701 Main... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Richfield Council gets update on Revere bond issueBy Jeff Gorman Revere Local Schools officials informed Richfield Village Counc
Richfield Council gets update on Revere bond issue
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
By Jeff Gorman Revere Local Schools officials informed Richfield Village Council about the district’s bond issue and building plans Sept. 6. Superintendent Matthew Montgomery was joined for the presentation by district Chief Financial Officer and... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
September 15, 2016for a full-time 12-month, tenure track position to begin immediately. Auburn U
September 15, 2016
The Birmingham Times / Posted 12 days ago
for a full-time 12-month, tenure track position to begin immediately. Auburn University is one of the nation’s premier land, sea, and space grant institutions. In the 2016 edition of U.S. News and World Report, it was ranked 46th among public... Read more
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