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The Atlantic
Lessons from the Rubble of PalmyraIf the ruined ruins of Palmyra could speak, they would marvel at our shock. Aft
Lessons from the Rubble of Palmyra
The Atlantic / Posted an hour ago
If the ruined ruins of Palmyra could speak, they would marvel at our shock. After all, they have been sacked before. In their mute and shattered eloquence, they spoke for centuries not only about the cultures that built them but also about the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue T
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 hours ago
“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue Thursday night, though not by name. Well, at least not by Frantz’s surname. “You see this? A Connecticut state senator who named one of his sons after Mount McKinley went... Read more
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The News-Times
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue T
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley
The News-Times / Posted 3 hours ago
“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue Thursday night, though not by name. Well, at least not by Frantz’s surname. “You see this? A Connecticut state senator who named one of his sons after Mount McKinley went... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Norwalk Police Conduct DUI Checkpoint SaturdayNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk and New Canaan police will conduct a DUI checkpoint o
Norwalk Police Conduct DUI Checkpoint Saturday
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 3 hours ago
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk and New Canaan police will conduct a DUI checkpoint on the Route 1 corridor in Norwalk Saturday night. The checkpoint will begin at 7 p.m. Saturday and last until 3 a.m. Sunday morning. There will also be two officers... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue T
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue Thursday night, though not by name. Well, at least not by Frantz’s surname. “You see this? A Connecticut state senator who named one of his sons after Mount McKinley went... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue T
Jimmy Fallon razzes Greenwich pol over son named for Mount McKinley
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 hours ago
“The Tonight Show” host razzed the Greenwich pol during his opening monologue Thursday night, though not by name. Well, at least not by Frantz’s surname. “You see this? A Connecticut state senator who named one of his sons after Mount McKinley went... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
13 things to know this Labor Day weekendSummer is going out in scorching style with highs in the low 90s predicted for
13 things to know this Labor Day weekend
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 5 hours ago
Summer is going out in scorching style with highs in the low 90s predicted for the weekend. Here's a quick look at some of the events going on around central Indiana. We should note that this Saturday is International Bacon Day. No, we're not making... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
KCCHRONICLE.COM/PREPS GAME OF THE WEEKThe buzz in the stands These two teams got off to good starts in Week 1, both
KCCHRONICLE.COM/PREPS GAME OF THE WEEK
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
The buzz in the stands These two teams got off to good starts in Week 1, both making a statement in their respective games. Batavia went on the road to beat Class 8A power Oswego, while South Elgin woke up in the second half to cruise past St.... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
New Canaan Historical Society Hosting Talk On World War IIHe is a historical research editor at Army Aviation magazine and is the histori
New Canaan Historical Society Hosting Talk On World War II
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 11 hours ago
He is a historical research editor at Army Aviation magazine and is the historian for the Army Aviation Association of America. He is a member of the U.S. Naval Institute. He is also an adjunct in the Extended Studies Program at Norwalk Community... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Funeral NoticesBISIGNANI, VERONICA CONTARD, Scranton, Saturday, 9:30 a.m., August J. Haas Fune
Funeral Notices
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
BISIGNANI, VERONICA CONTARD, Scranton, Saturday, 9:30 a.m., August J. Haas Funeral Home Inc., 202 Pittston Ave., Scranton. Mass, 10, St. Francis of Assisi Church, 630 Genet St.; by the Rev. Scott Sterowski, Pastor. Interment, Italian-American... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenitiesOn the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hil
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenities
The New Canaan News / Posted 16 hours ago
On the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hill roads in New Canaan appear to be untouched by time. Its white clapboard siding and dark green shutters were given a fresh coat of paint and a sign that reads “the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenitiesOn the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hil
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenities
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 hours ago
On the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hill roads in New Canaan appear to be untouched by time. Its white clapboard siding and dark green shutters were given a fresh coat of paint and a sign that reads “the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenitiesOn the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hil
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenities
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 hours ago
On the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hill roads in New Canaan appear to be untouched by time. Its white clapboard siding and dark green shutters were given a fresh coat of paint and a sign that reads “the... Read more
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The News-Times
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenitiesOn the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hil
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenities
The News-Times / Posted 16 hours ago
On the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hill roads in New Canaan appear to be untouched by time. Its white clapboard siding and dark green shutters were given a fresh coat of paint and a sign that reads “the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenitiesOn the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hil
Real estate: A timeless home with modern amenities
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
On the outside, the 250-year-old white farmhouse at Oenoke Ridge and Parade Hill roads in New Canaan appear to be untouched by time. Its white clapboard siding and dark green shutters were given a fresh coat of paint and a sign that reads “the... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
KCCHRONICLE.COM/PREPS GAME OF THE WEEK GAME OF THE WEEKThe buzz in the stands These two teams got off to good starts in Week 1, both
KCCHRONICLE.COM/PREPS GAME OF THE WEEK GAME OF THE WEEK
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
The buzz in the stands These two teams got off to good starts in Week 1, both making a statement in their respective games. Batavia went on the road to beat Class 8A power Oswego, while South Elgin woke up in the second half to cruise past St.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Injury slows down hot CasaliThe ball ended up being a home run, not a double, but busting it around first b
Injury slows down hot Casali
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
The ball ended up being a home run, not a double, but busting it around first base before he saw the ball was gone, Casali felt his left hamstring tighten and he knew something was wrong. “I felt fine before the game, during the game,” Casali said... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bassick expecting more wins with move to CSCBRIDGEPORT — Bassick’s days at the bottom of the FCIAC football standings are o
Bassick expecting more wins with move to CSC
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 hours ago
BRIDGEPORT — Bassick’s days at the bottom of the FCIAC football standings are over. Now the question is, can it avoid the same fate in the Constitution State Conference? Second-year coach Mike Rodrigues sure thinks so, as the Lions return a good... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Editorial: A little teamwork can combat abuseHigh school football offers experiences that can spur a lifetime of memories. M
Editorial: A little teamwork can combat abuse
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
High school football offers experiences that can spur a lifetime of memories. Marinelli is introducing himself to his players by challenging them with nothing less than tough life lessons. These aren’t cliched locker room bromides. Marinelli brought... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Editorial: A little teamwork can combat abuseHigh school football offers experiences that can spur a lifetime of memories.
Editorial: A little teamwork can combat abuse
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
High school football offers experiences that can spur a lifetime of memories. Marinelli is introducing himself to his players by challenging them with nothing less than tough life lessons. These aren’t cliched locker room bromides. Marinelli... Read more
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Darien News-Review
50 Things to do this weekendThe annual Blues, Views & BBQ Festival came back to Westport on August 30 and 3
50 Things to do this weekend
Darien News-Review / Posted 23 hours ago
The annual Blues, Views & BBQ Festival came back to Westport on August 30 and 31, 2014. The grounds of the Levitt Pavilion and the Westport Library hosted a cooking competition, live music, activities for kids, shopping – and of course, BBQ food.... Read more
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The New Canaan News
50 Things to do this weekendThe annual Blues, Views & BBQ Festival came back to Westport on August 30 and 3
50 Things to do this weekend
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
The annual Blues, Views & BBQ Festival came back to Westport on August 30 and 31, 2014. The grounds of the Levitt Pavilion and the Westport Library hosted a cooking competition, live music, activities for kids, shopping – and of course, BBQ food.... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Police ReportsPolice responded to a burglary call on Carter Street on Monday, July 26. The ho
Police Reports
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
Police responded to a burglary call on Carter Street on Monday, July 26. The homeowner, a 44-year-old female, called police the day before after she noticed a screen at the back of the residence had been cut. New Canaan Police Sgt. Peter Condos said... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Trees being removed from parkwayConnecticut DOT workers clear tree debris along the Merritt Parkway's northboun
Trees being removed from parkway
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Connecticut DOT workers clear tree debris along the Merritt Parkway's northbound area just past the Marvin Ridge Rd. overpass in New Canaan, Conn. on Tuesday Dec. 11, 2012. The state has undertaken a comprehensive cutting effort to remove damaged and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Halstead buys Realty Guild in New CanaanOn September 3, 2015, Halstead Property announced the acquisition of Barbara Cl
Halstead buys Realty Guild in New Canaan
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
On September 3, 2015, Halstead Property announced the acquisition of Barbara Cleary's Real Estate Guild in New Canaan, with Cleary to remain with the company as lead broker in the office. Cleary, right, is pictured in 2013 at Merle Norman Cosmetics &... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Halstead buys Realty Guild in New CanaanOn September 3, 2015, Halstead Property announced the acquisition of Barbara Cl
Halstead buys Realty Guild in New Canaan
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
On September 3, 2015, Halstead Property announced the acquisition of Barbara Cleary's Real Estate Guild in New Canaan, with Cleary to remain with the company as lead broker in the office. Cleary, right, is pictured in 2013 at Merle Norman Cosmetics &... Read more
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Slate
These Conductor’s Records Reveal How the Underground Railroad WorkedOur defining institution, in nine lives. This article supplements Episode 8 of
These Conductor’s Records Reveal How the Underground Railroad Worked
Slate / Posted yesterday
Our defining institution, in nine lives. This article supplements Episode 8 of The History of American Slavery, our inaugural Slate Academy. Please join Slate’s Jamelle Bouie and Rebecca Onion for a different kind of summer school. To learn more and... Read more
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TechCrunch
Seven New Startups From Silicon Valley’s Favorite New Demo DayFor the second time in its two-year history, in a small space that’s easy to mi
Seven New Startups From Silicon Valley’s Favorite New Demo Day
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
For the second time in its two-year history, in a small space that’s easy to miss on a leafy Palo Alto street, the boutique venture firm Pejman Mar brought together seven startups yesterday to present their fledgling ideas to some of the best... Read more
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Daily Mail
The historical heroines you've never heard of: From the Sumerian priestess poet to the English queen who revolutionised lite
The historical heroines you've never heard of
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
: From the Sumerian priestess poet to the English queen who revolutionised literature, the women who deserve to be remembered Enheduanna, a Sumerian priestess from Iraq, was among the first writers Other... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Weston
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Weston / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Football Star From St. Luke's In New Canaan Ready For Big Year With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Football Star From St. Luke's In New Canaan Ready For Big Year With UConn
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Darien
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Darien / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConnNORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role fo
Norwalk's Thomas Poised For Breakout Season With UConn
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted yesterday
NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk’s Noel Thomas Jr. figures to play a prominent role for the University of Connecticut’s football team as the Huskies aim to rebound from last year’s 2-10 season. The Huskies open their 2015 season on Thursday at Rentschler... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Op-ed: Waveny ‘best pool in county’Every summer, for the past four years, my children have enjoyed countless hours
Op-ed: Waveny ‘best pool in county’
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
Every summer, for the past four years, my children have enjoyed countless hours of fun and intense workouts as they have participated in the wonderful programs offered by the Recreation Department at the New Canaan town’s pool. “Waveny Gators” is the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Library staff to share expertiseThe American Association of University Women will host New Canaan Library Refer
Library staff to share expertise
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
The American Association of University Women will host New Canaan Library Reference Librarian Alexa Roy and Digital Services Librarian Laura Miller at Waveny House at 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 10. The pair will discuss a range of digital skills (starting... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Concert announcements: Artists coming to the areaTickets are on sale at the individual venues and all Ticketmaster outlets, exce
Concert announcements: Artists coming to the area
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Tickets are on sale at the individual venues and all Ticketmaster outlets, except where noted. Banker’s Life Fieldhouse 125 Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis www.bankerslifefieldhouse.com, 317-917-2727 Upcoming: Taylor Swift, Sept. 16 2621 Vine... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Letters: ‘A critical moment in history’Dear fellow Connecticut resident, I don’t have to tell you things are bad; eve
Letters: ‘A critical moment in history’
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
Dear fellow Connecticut resident, I don’t have to tell you things are bad; everybody knows things are bad. Our taxes are causing the largest corporate exodus seen in the history of our state. Government jobs are growing at the expense of private... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Concert announcements: Artists coming to the areaTickets are on sale at the individual venues and all Ticketmaster outlets, exce
Concert announcements: Artists coming to the area
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
Tickets are on sale at the individual venues and all Ticketmaster outlets, except where noted. Banker’s Life Fieldhouse 125 Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis www.bankerslifefieldhouse.com, 317-917-2727 Upcoming: Taylor Swift, Sept. 16 2621 Vine... Read more
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Daily Press
Johns hopes to build off positives from U.Va.'s loss last season to UCLA as he takes over QB reinsMoments after throwing the first touchdown of his college career last season in
Johns hopes to build off positives from U.Va.'s loss last season to UCLA as he takes over QB reins
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Moments after throwing the first touchdown of his college career last season in the opener against UCLA, Virginia's Matt Johns was face-to-face on the sideline with teammate Maurice Canady, delivering a hopeful message Johns wanted his entire team to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich girls swim team seeking to make a splashPeaking at exactly the right time, the Greenwich High School girls swimming tea
Greenwich girls swim team seeking to make a splash
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Peaking at exactly the right time, the Greenwich High School girls swimming team provided first-year coach Lorrie Hokayem a pool full of exciting moments during the postseason last fall. The Cardinals captured the CIAC Class LL championship for the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Property Rounds: When “for sale” means “not for sale”When large real estate brokerage firms target a market, they move fast, as lowe
Property Rounds: When “for sale” means “not for sale”
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
When large real estate brokerage firms target a market, they move fast, as lower Fairfield County markets can attest to after Houlihan Lawrence swooped into Darien last year to affiliate with Kelly Associates, then bolstered its Greenwich base with... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Property Rounds: When “for sale” means “not for sale”When large real estate brokerage firms target a market, they move fast, as lowe
Property Rounds: When “for sale” means “not for sale”
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
When large real estate brokerage firms target a market, they move fast, as lower Fairfield County markets can attest to after Houlihan Lawrence swooped into Darien last year to affiliate with Kelly Associates, then bolstered its Greenwich base with... Read more
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MLive.com
Funeral services set for former state lawmaker, Flint icon Vera B. RisonBEECHER, MI – Funeral services have been set for Flint politician and community
Funeral services set for former state lawmaker, Flint icon Vera B. Rison
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
BEECHER, MI – Funeral services have been set for Flint politician and community activist Vera B. Rison as words of praise continue to flood in from the community and beyond. Rison, who died Monday, Aug. 31, at her Bermuda Lane home in Mt. Morris... Read more
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Basehor Sentinel
Bonner boutique combines shopping with day at the salonRodeo Drive in Beverly Hills is known for its high-end stores, and a new salon
Bonner boutique combines shopping with day at the salon
Basehor Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills is known for its high-end stores, and a new salon and boutique in Bonner Springs is looking to put the “ro-dee-oh” in “ro-day-oh.” Candace Taylor, owner of the Rodeo dr. Boutique & Salon, said the name for her new... Read more
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