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Detroit Free Press
As conventions wrap up, how does Detroit 2020 sound?As thousands of people milled around Philadelphia this week, spending money and
As conventions wrap up, how does Detroit 2020 sound?
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
As thousands of people milled around Philadelphia this week, spending money and talking the politics surrounding the Democratic National Convention, at least one person was taking a quiet, but thorough inventory. “I’ve been paying pretty close... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Woodlawn pins big hopes on Obama librarylibrary than neighboring Woodlawn began to dream big. Real estate developers s
Woodlawn pins big hopes on Obama library
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
library than neighboring Woodlawn began to dream big. Real estate developers see the project, to be built near the Museum of Science and Industry at a cost of at least $500 million, as casting a positive glow over the impoverished community to the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Volunteer Opportunities for Augustin Our Community" BRAINERD LAKES AREA EARLY CHILDHOOD COALITION—Shannon, 218-2
Volunteer Opportunities for August
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 17 hours ago
in Our Community" BRAINERD LAKES AREA EARLY CHILDHOOD COALITION—Shannon, 218-251-4234, shannon.wheeler@ISD181.org Office Assistant—Help with secretarial tasks. This may include updating computer database and organizing files and binders.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Powell businesses invite residents to make a wish upon a treesaber. And Ellie? She just wants a date with Caleb. These and other "requests
Powell businesses invite residents to make a wish upon a tree
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 22 hours ago
saber. And Ellie? She just wants a date with Caleb. These and other "requests" are among the more-lighthearted hopes of the children — and even some adults — who have written wishes in black marker on shipping tags and hung them on a maple... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'American Sniper' memorial honoring Chris Kyle as 'humanitarian' unveiled in West TexasChris Kyle, the focus of last year's blockbuster "American Sniper," was honored
'American Sniper' memorial honoring Chris Kyle as 'humanitarian' unveiled in West Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Chris Kyle, the focus of last year's blockbuster "American Sniper," was honored Thursday with a statue honoring his memory in Odessa commemorating his life as a "father," "husband," "solider" and "humanitarian. Kyle, a U.S. Navy SEAL veteran and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
'American Sniper' memorial honoring Chris Kyle as 'humanitarian' unveiled in West TexasChris Kyle, the focus of last year's blockbuster "American Sniper," was honored
'American Sniper' memorial honoring Chris Kyle as 'humanitarian' unveiled in West Texas
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Chris Kyle, the focus of last year's blockbuster "American Sniper," was honored Thursday with a statue honoring his memory in Odessa commemorating his life as a "father," "husband," "solider" and "humanitarian. Kyle, a U.S. Navy SEAL veteran and... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Thursday, July 28, 2016Business After Hours, for Fairfield Area Chamber of Commerce members and their
Thursday, July 28, 2016
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted yesterday
Business After Hours, for Fairfield Area Chamber of Commerce members and their guests, SunnyBrook Home Care, 5-7 p.m. Information: 472-2111. 31 Tournament, Fairfield Eagles Club, 6 p.m. Information: 472-2811. Square Dancing, Fairfield Eagles Club,... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Abbeville adding a kick to ‘back in the day’ ambiancedowntown and this red-faced storefront across Main Street from the opera house
Abbeville adding a kick to ‘back in the day’ ambiance
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted yesterday
downtown and this red-faced storefront across Main Street from the opera house is a welcome addition, Greater Abbeville Chamber of Commerce Director Missy Wines and Interim City Manager David Krumwiede both said. As head of a chamber that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outdoors: Calendar, July 29-Aug. 13Online application deadline 11:59 p.m. for alligator drawn hunts. Application f
Outdoors: Calendar, July 29-Aug. 13
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Online application deadline 11:59 p.m. for alligator drawn hunts. Application fees $3 or $10. Some hunts require fees of $80 or $130. No application or hunt fees for youth-only hunts. For more information, click on tpwd.texas.gov and search... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Convention tax question edges closer to ballotCity Council directed City Manager Don Saling to move forward with a ballot que
Convention tax question edges closer to ballot
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
City Council directed City Manager Don Saling to move forward with a ballot question on a lodging tax aimed at development of a convention center in Sterling. Since the issue wasn't listed on the agenda, Citizens Advisory Board Chair Kim Sellers... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Omni Frisco Hotel Tops out Nine Months after GroundbreakingHotel Tops out Nine Months after GroundbreakingLuxury Hotel Recognizes Signific
Omni Frisco Hotel Tops out Nine Months after Groundbreaking
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
Hotel Tops out Nine Months after GroundbreakingLuxury Hotel Recognizes Significant Construction Milestone; Opening Summer of 2017 Today, executives from Omni Hotels & Resorts, the Dallas Cowboys, along with Frisco Mayor Maher Maso, commemorated... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
Pokemon Go captures countyJohn Solomon just caught a Pikachu at the visitor center! Recently, a rare cre
Pokemon Go captures county
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 2 days ago
John Solomon just caught a Pikachu at the visitor center! Recently, a rare creature known as a Vaporeon caused a stampede at Central Park in New York City. People weren’t running away from the small blue fox, they were chasing it as part of a new... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, July 26, 2016 updateNotices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Tope
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, July 26, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Notices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance of the intended publication date (not the event date). They may be submitted by email to news@cjonline.com; by mail or in... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Eben Ezer Lutheran Care Center braces for massive expansion With a storied past that dates back to Brush’s very beginnings and landmark l
Eben Ezer Lutheran Care Center braces for massive expansion
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
With a storied past that dates back to Brush’s very beginnings and landmark location that has served as a beacon of hope to all who have passed through, the campus of the Eben Ezer Lutheran... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Payson mayor candidates clashto fight back and run for council, eventually becoming Payson’s vice mayor. Cr
Payson mayor candidates clash
Payson Roundup / Posted 3 days ago
to fight back and run for council, eventually becoming Payson’s vice mayor. Craig Swartwood has been in Payson most of his life. In his teens, he helped his father as he developed Mesa del Caballo. He saw the area grow and change. But one... Read more
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TribLIVE
Laurel Highlands site capitalizes on popularity of Pokemon Go | TribLIVE Hunters have caught plenty of Pidgeys in Ligonier, while there h
Laurel Highlands site capitalizes on popularity of Pokemon Go
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
| TribLIVE Hunters have caught plenty of Pidgeys in Ligonier, while there have been sightings of Bellsprouts at West Overton... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Chamber Corner: Week ahead includes women’s conference, honoring of local leaders, legendsMIDDLETOWN >> It is hard to believe, but we have reached the final week of July
Chamber Corner: Week ahead includes women’s conference, honoring of local leaders, legends
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
MIDDLETOWN >> It is hard to believe, but we have reached the final week of July in Middlesex County and throughout our great nation. One of the true highlights of this job is witnessing the opening of new businesses and observing the amazing... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Greeley or bust: Greeley is attracting more tourists than ever beforeA decade ago, if you’d asked outsiders what comes to mind when they think of Gr
Greeley or bust: Greeley is attracting more tourists than ever before
Greeley Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
A decade ago, if you’d asked outsiders what comes to mind when they think of Greeley, you would have heard jabs about it being a smelly cow town, or gang-infested, or — perhaps worst of all — boring. But a group of people who loved their town and... Read more
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The Manila Times
FOCUS Tourism blow for Greek island that sheltered refugeesJuly 24, 2016 12:30 pm LESBOS, Greece: When a sea of humanity landed on their
FOCUS Tourism blow for Greek island that sheltered refugees
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
July 24, 2016 12:30 pm LESBOS, Greece: When a sea of humanity landed on their island’s rocky shores last year, the people of Lesbos turned out with blankets and hot food to help thousands of... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Bulletin Board | July 24, 2016paper. GOVERNMENT MEETINGS • CHESANING VILLAGE PLANNING COMMISSION will meet
Bulletin Board | July 24, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
paper. GOVERNMENT MEETINGS • CHESANING VILLAGE PLANNING COMMISSION will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 26 in the council chambers, 1100 W. Broad St. CLUBS AND CIVIC GROUPS • CHESANING LIONS CLUB members will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 26 at... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: DJs spin with style at centerThe Discover Denton Welcome Center opened June 21 to a ready Denton audience. S
Kim Phillips: DJs spin with style at center
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
The Discover Denton Welcome Center opened June 21 to a ready Denton audience. Some 2,710 people visited the store in our first nine days. Now that our grand-opening month is nearing its close, the numbers have settled into an average 1,500 to 2,000... Read more
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The Morning Call
Plenty for political junkies to do in Philadelphia during Democratic National Convention—— Not a party insider at the Democratic National Convention next week? Don't w
Plenty for political junkies to do in Philadelphia during Democratic National Convention
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
—— Not a party insider at the Democratic National Convention next week? Don't worry. Philadelphia will have plenty to offer political junkies who want a piece of the action —— from protests and festivals to watch parties and happy... Read more
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Roll Call
John McCain's Grand Canyon Adventuresurprised," Jose Campos, a tourist visiting from New Mexico, asked McCain, the
John McCain's Grand Canyon Adventure
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
surprised," Jose Campos, a tourist visiting from New Mexico, asked McCain, the 2008 GOP standard-bearer, inside a visitor's center overlooking the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. "I'm happy," replied McCain, who has spent the week of the Republican... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
County, city discuss hotel tax proposalLogan County and city of Sterling officials met Thursday morning at the county
County, city discuss hotel tax proposal
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Logan County and city of Sterling officials met Thursday morning at the county courthouse to discuss a proposed November ballot question asking voters to approve an additional 2 percent sales tax on hotel stays to be used to create and maintain a... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
5 things to do this weekhors d'oeuvres are included, and drinks will also be available at the cash bar.
5 things to do this week
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
hors d'oeuvres are included, and drinks will also be available at the cash bar. AmiciMusic is an Asheville-based chamber music organization that has been providing entertainment in the region for over five years. Cost is $50 per person.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas PostVisitors of the Milpitas Public Library at 160 N. Main St. can participate in a
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
Visitors of the Milpitas Public Library at 160 N. Main St. can participate in a free English as a second language club on Fridays, 10-11 a.m. Librarians and fellow learners will help them improve English listening and speaking skills. This is for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarunless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARGENTA GALLERY 413
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARGENTA GALLERY 413 Main St., North Little Rock. "Collaboration of Color," through Aug. 29. Hours: 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. argentagallery.com or (501) 258-8991. ARKANSAS ARTS... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Progress Days is about the heart of the peopleProgress Days has always been about fun and showcasing the heart of a small Ala
Progress Days is about the heart of the people
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 9 days ago
Progress Days has always been about fun and showcasing the heart of a small Alaskan community. In 1950 the population of Soldotna was 25 just a decade later in 1960 it had grown to 232. With a lot of hard work great progress had been made in... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for July 21, 2016Oconee School Supply Drive: Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, Watkins
Athens area events for July 21, 2016
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Oconee School Supply Drive: Oconee Chamber of Commerce, 55 Nancy Drive, Watkinsville. The school supply drive benefits students in need at area schools. Until July 28, buy new school supplies and drop them off at the following community partners in... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton hosts Equality Virginia's first LGBT business expoLGBT leaders, allies and organizations will gather at the Hampton Roads Convent
Hampton hosts Equality Virginia's first LGBT business expo
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
LGBT leaders, allies and organizations will gather at the Hampton Roads Convention Center on Thursday for the area's first business expo. The "Equality Meets Business Expo" is the product of Equality Virginia (EV) and Hampton Roads Business OutReach... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Seafaring heritage among charms of Maryland's Eastern Shore MARYLAND'S EASTERN SHORE Talbot County, Maryland, in the heart of Maryland's
Seafaring heritage among charms of Maryland's Eastern Shore
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
MARYLAND'S EASTERN SHORE Talbot County, Maryland, in the heart of Maryland's Eastern Shore of the Chesapeake Bay, is filled with fascinating stops for the traveler. The towns of Oxford,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua County Fortunate To See Return Of Pro GolfThe weather was terrific, the golf course looked spectacular, and the level of
Chautauqua County Fortunate To See Return Of Pro Golf
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
The weather was terrific, the golf course looked spectacular, and the level of golf being played drew lots of attention. Thousands of people lined the 18th fairway on the final day and crowded around the green as four players tied at 19-under par to... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Willie Seaberry, owner of Po' Monkey's juke joint, diesMERIGOLD -- Willie Seaberry, owner of Po' Monkey's juke joint in Bolivar County
Willie Seaberry, owner of Po' Monkey's juke joint, dies
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
MERIGOLD -- Willie Seaberry, owner of Po' Monkey's juke joint in Bolivar County, has died. Deputy Coroners Ted Ray and Murry Roark tell The Clarion-Ledger they found Seaberry late Thursday in his back bedroom at the lounge. Roark said it appears he... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
City of Macomb presents check to Burlington Kennel Club Posted Jul. 16, 2016 at 8:58 AM MACOMB — Representatives from the city of Ma
City of Macomb presents check to Burlington Kennel Club
McDonough County Voice / Posted 14 days ago
Posted Jul. 16, 2016 at 8:58 AM MACOMB — Representatives from the city of Macomb, the Macomb Convention & Visitors Bureau, and the Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce presented a $4,500 check to... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening: July 14, 2016COURTESY PHOTO | Meet the pigs at Sylvester Manor on July 16. This week EXPLO
What's Happening: July 14, 2016
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
COURTESY PHOTO | Meet the pigs at Sylvester Manor on July 16. This week EXPLORE THE FARM This month, Sylvester Manor is offering Saturday morning farm programs in the Windmill Field that are free and open to the public. During CSA pickup hours, 9... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Yarmouth Clam Festival officially opensYARMOUTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- It's a summer tradition in Southern Maine and i
Yarmouth Clam Festival officially opens
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
YARMOUTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- It's a summer tradition in Southern Maine and it's back. The 51st Yarmouth Clam Festival officially kicked off Friday. The festivities opened at 10 Friday morning with an opening ceremony. Visitors can expect musical... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Yarmouth Clam Festival officially opensYARMOUTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- It's a summer tradition in Southern Maine and i
Yarmouth Clam Festival officially opens
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
YARMOUTH, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- It's a summer tradition in Southern Maine and it's back. The 51st Yarmouth Clam Festival officially kicked off Friday. The festivities opened at 10 Friday morning with an opening ceremony. Visitors can expect musical... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Country music by Krista Jenkins planned at Dangberg park in Minden July 17on Sunday, July 17. Krista Jenkins is a fourth generation Nevadan, and her mus
Country music by Krista Jenkins planned at Dangberg park in Minden July 17
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 days ago
on Sunday, July 17. Krista Jenkins is a fourth generation Nevadan, and her music brings together the beauty and difficulty of rural life, along with the universal feelings of love, loss, joy and sadness that we all experience. She is a gifted... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Team Shasta developing transient and homeless strategiesand representatives met on Wednesday, July 6, in an all day workshop sponsored
Team Shasta developing transient and homeless strategies
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
and representatives met on Wednesday, July 6, in an all day workshop sponsored by Team Shasta, beginning the development of a collaborative plan to address the needs of and impacts resulting from transient and homeless populations in Mt. Shasta... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARG
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARGENTA ART WALK 5-8 p.m. third Friday of the month, downtown North Little Rock. Music, art, food. (501) 993-1234. ARGENTA GALLERY 413 Main St., North Little Rock.... Read more
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WALB Albany
Woodbury officials discuss upcoming Walking Dead geocache trailYou may be able to spot some zombies in Meriwether County, about 50 miles north
Woodbury officials discuss upcoming Walking Dead geocache trail
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
You may be able to spot some zombies in Meriwether County, about 50 miles north of Columbus, when a new geocaching trail is launched very soon. It's just for fans of the television series "The Walking Dead." "It's one more thing we are adding to... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
‘Lapeer Days Goes to the Movies’ is theme for festival’s Aug. 20 parade | July 14, 2016largest free festival. This year, attractions and activities will include carni
‘Lapeer Days Goes to the Movies’ is theme for festival’s Aug. 20 parade | July 14, 2016
Lapeer Area View / Posted 16 days ago
largest free festival. This year, attractions and activities will include carnival rides, games, vendors, and dozens of live performers and entertainers on three different stages, along with the festival’s annual parade in downtown Lapeer.... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Shires 'summit' plannedan upcoming "summit meeting" to give direction and propose ideas for marketing
Shires 'summit' planned
Bennington Banner / Posted 16 days ago
an upcoming "summit meeting" to give direction and propose ideas for marketing and promoting the Northshire and the rest of Bennington County. In the wake of the collapse of the former Manchester and the Mountains Regional Chamber of Commerce in... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Iowa Valley Leadership class beautifies pondMembers of the class, as well as representatives of the Marshalltown Area Chamb
Iowa Valley Leadership class beautifies pond
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 17 days ago
Members of the class, as well as representatives of the Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce were on hand to share in the success of the project. Mayor Jim Lowrance spoke of his gratitude in the class taking on the responsibility of revamping the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
4-State Hero Fair Info - Labette County Fairto the stage. Seating is first come, first served. In the event the VIP seating
4-State Hero Fair Info - Labette County Fair
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 17 days ago
to the stage. Seating is first come, first served. In the event the VIP seating fills up bleacher seating is available and visitors are welcome to bring their lawn chairs. Preferred VIP Seating for 4-State Heroes & their families. Check in at the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
4-State Hero Info - Cherokee County Fairto the stage. Seating is first come, first served. In the event the VIP seating
4-State Hero Info - Cherokee County Fair
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 17 days ago
to the stage. Seating is first come, first served. In the event the VIP seating fills up bleacher seating is available and visitors are welcome to bring their lawn chairs. Preferred VIP Seating for 4-State Heroes & their families. Check in at the... Read more
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Sierra Star
Community Calendar - week of July 14Coarsegold Community Center Bingo: Mondays: doors open 10 a.m., first game 12:1
Community Calendar - week of July 14
Sierra Star / Posted 18 days ago
Coarsegold Community Center Bingo: Mondays: doors open 10 a.m., first game 12:15; Wednesday evenings doors open 5:30 p.m., first game 6:30 p.m.; 3rd Saturday of the month doors open 10 a.m., first game 12:15 p.m.; bingo and burgers on Saturday.... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Tram extension brought £100m economic boost, says reportThe extension of Nottingham's tram line to Toton Lane and Clifton brought a wel
Tram extension brought £100m economic boost, says report
Nottingham Post / Posted 18 days ago
The extension of Nottingham's tram line to Toton Lane and Clifton brought a welcome jobs boost to the county in the wake of the 2008 recession, a new report has revealed. The £575 million NET Phase Two project created 1,600 jobs at its peak – with... Read more
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Kagay-an News
Cagayan de Oro rolls out red carpet for Norfolk Exec Jul 11, 2016 Cagayan de Oro City and the City of Norfolk, Virginia in the Un
Cagayan de Oro rolls out red carpet for Norfolk Exec
Kagay-an News / Posted 19 days ago
Jul 11, 2016 Cagayan de Oro City and the City of Norfolk, Virginia in the United States moved forward with their sisterhood partnership with the recent visit of Sandra Choi from the Norfolk City... Read more
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The Maui News
Local Briefs"Miracles Of A Plant-Based Diet," a presentation by Dr. Grace Chen, will take p
Local Briefs
The Maui News / Posted 19 days ago
"Miracles Of A Plant-Based Diet," a presentation by Dr. Grace Chen, will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Cameron Center, 95 Mahalani St. in Wailuku. Chen, a board-certified emergency physician with a special interest in lifestyle medicine, will... Read more
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