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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsGOYA – VISIONS OF FLESH AND BLOOD 7 p.m. This film offers a look at Francisco G
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 16 minutes ago
GOYA – VISIONS OF FLESH AND BLOOD 7 p.m. This film offers a look at Francisco Goya’s works from the National Gallery in London, England. $13-15. Century RiverPark 16, 2766 Seaglass Way, Oxnard. For more information, visit... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Breaching questionIt’s a question that has bothered scientists since the first whale leapt out of
Breaching question
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 16 minutes ago
It’s a question that has bothered scientists since the first whale leapt out of the water and into the sky only to come splashing down again: What makes the ocean’s largest creature do such a thing? A California State University, Channel Islands,... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
A new lookVentura’s California Street Bridge is to receive a facelift starting this month
A new look
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 16 minutes ago
Ventura’s California Street Bridge is to receive a facelift starting this month as the city makes plans to add safety features, new lighting, decorative railings and more. The bridge, a major thoroughfare for motorists, cyclists and pedestrians,... Read more
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birminghammail
West Brom news recap: Baggies beat Posh; Pulis relief; Follow the Albion on social media; Paul Suart Q&A; Peace movesCentre-back James Chester scored what proved to be the decisive spot kick as Le
West Brom news recap: Baggies beat Posh; Pulis relief; Follow the Albion on social media; Paul Suart Q&A; Peace moves
birminghammail / Posted 6 hours ago
Centre-back James Chester scored what proved to be the decisive spot kick as Lee Angol saw his penalty saved by Ben Foster. "The FA Cup is about getting to the next round, irrespective of how you do it, and that’s what we’ve done," Pulis said. "As... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Henry Cavill among the stars who will attend the Bafta Film Gala fundraiser | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 07:34 am Henry Cavill will
Henry Cavill among the stars who will attend the Bafta Film Gala fundraiser
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 07:34 am Henry Cavill will be among the stars... Read more
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Times of Malta
Stars out for Bafta film gala fund raiserHenry Cavill will be among the stars attending a British Academy of Film and Te
Stars out for Bafta film gala fund raiser
Times of Malta / Posted 7 hours ago
Henry Cavill will be among the stars attending a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film Gala fund raiser in London. Best known for playing Superman in Man Of Steel, the Channel Islands-born actor joins celebrities including Hunger... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Stars out for Bafta Film Gala fund raiser Henry Cavill is one of the stars backing the Bafta campaign to encourage emer
Stars out for Bafta Film Gala fund raiser
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
Henry Cavill is one of the stars backing the Bafta campaign to encourage emerging talent to enter the film, television and video games industries Henry Cavill will be among the stars attending a British... Read more
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walesonline
Only five men apply for homosexuality convictions to be overturnedAs few as five men have applied to have convictions of homosexuality removed in
Only five men apply for homosexuality convictions to be overturned
walesonline / Posted 16 hours ago
As few as five men have applied to have convictions of homosexuality removed in Wales since 2012 – even though “hundreds” more may be entitled to. Homosexuality was illegal until the Sexual Offences Act 1967 and hundreds of thousands of men feared... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Rising temperatures, rising fish countFRESHWATER REPORT Lake Casitas: The temperatures have gotten higher and so has
Rising temperatures, rising fish count
Ventura County Star / Posted 17 hours ago
FRESHWATER REPORT Lake Casitas: The temperatures have gotten higher and so has the number of fish being caught at the lake. Trout are still being caught, more from anglers trolling in boats than on shore. Bass, with the warmer weather, are on the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
The Gondolas of Channel Islands HarborVENICE MEETS THE PACIFIC: The shoreline of California sees a whole host of boat
The Gondolas of Channel Islands Harbor
NBC San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
VENICE MEETS THE PACIFIC: The shoreline of California sees a whole host of boats, from the gussied-up glitter wonders that parade just before Christmas to the kayaks that take adventurers into sea caves and near where sea life is known to roam. We're... Read more
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birminghammail
Jeremy Peace house move indicates desire to sell club before new seasonPeace who owns 88% of Albion has bought a home in the tax haven of Jersey and i
Jeremy Peace house move indicates desire to sell club before new season
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Peace who owns 88% of Albion has bought a home in the tax haven of Jersey and is said to be hopeful of finding a buyer before the Premier League's new £5.1billion TV deal kicks in this summer West Brom owner Jeremy Peace has bought a home in the tax... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Westlake High School wins fifth Academic Decathlon in a rowWestlake High School has won its fifth Ventura County academic decathlon in a r
Westlake High School wins fifth Academic Decathlon in a row
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
Westlake High School has won its fifth Ventura County academic decathlon in a row, a feat accomplished only by former powerhouse Moorpark High. "We are so excited," said Ana Park Von Simun, a senior on Westlake's team, right after the win. "This is... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
Ventura, Channel Islands harbors to get federal funds for dredgingTwo Ventura County harbors will receive federal funding to continue dredging op
Ventura, Channel Islands harbors to get federal funds for dredging
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted yesterday
Two Ventura County harbors will receive federal funding to continue dredging operations. The Ventura Harbor will receive $11.6 million in federal funding for dredging operations over the next two years. Channel Islands Harbor will also receive $9.85... Read more
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Daily Mirror
West Brom owner Peace buys home in Jersey tax haven as he looks to sell the clubWest Brom owner Jeremy Peace has bought a home in the tax haven of Jersey as he
West Brom owner Peace buys home in Jersey tax haven as he looks to sell the club
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
West Brom owner Jeremy Peace has bought a home in the tax haven of Jersey as he continues to listen to offers for the Premier League club. Comeback kid? Saido Berahino in action against Newcastle at weekend Now MirrorSport understands Peace, who... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mesmerising video shows HUGE pod of dolphins performing for boatMesmerising video shows HUGE pod of dolphins performing for fishing boat and pl
Mesmerising video shows HUGE pod of dolphins performing for boat
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Mesmerising video shows HUGE pod of dolphins performing for fishing boat and playing together in the water Rick Ferbrache was on a fishing boat when he spotted a pod of dolphins He started filming before realising there were many more than first... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch as hundreds of dolphins play in the water off the Channel IslandsRick Ferbrache, 55, was out on the waters with a friend when he spotted the hug
Watch as hundreds of dolphins play in the water off the Channel Islands
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Rick Ferbrache, 55, was out on the waters with a friend when he spotted the huge pod and said he had never seen anything like it. In the trade for over 35 years, Rick said he didn't think it was anything unusual - spotting dolphins off the coast in... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Food of love on discount as oysters sell for 25p at supermarketA supermarket chain is selling oysters - a known romantic stimulant - at the sa
Food of love on discount as oysters sell for 25p at supermarket
Wakefield Today / Posted 2 days ago
A supermarket chain is selling oysters - a known romantic stimulant - at the same price of a cod fish finger in the run up to Valentine’s day. Morrisons is to sell the shellfish, which retail for around £5 in Harrods, for just 25p each, up until... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Up for demolition: St Helier’s buried Occupation treasure « Jersey Evening PostHERITAGE campaigners have called for greater protection for Occupation building
Up for demolition: St Helier’s buried Occupation treasure « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 2 days ago
HERITAGE campaigners have called for greater protection for Occupation buildings ahead of the imminent demolition of one of St Helier’s most significant wartime bunkers. The fortification, which sits below the Hotel Metropole, is due to be torn down... Read more
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Perth Now
‘Please don’t go': How mum’s fears came trueVictims ... David Miller, 24 and Hannah Witheridge, 23. WHEN Susan Witheridge
‘Please don’t go': How mum’s fears came true
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
Victims ... David Miller, 24 and Hannah Witheridge, 23. WHEN Susan Witheridge heard her daughter Hannah wanted to go to Thailand she was terrified. She did everything she could to convince her it was a bad idea because she was “out of my mind” with... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Please don’t go': How mum’s fears came trueVictims ... David Miller, 24 and Hannah Witheridge, 23. WHEN Susan Witheridge
‘Please don’t go': How mum’s fears came true
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Victims ... David Miller, 24 and Hannah Witheridge, 23. WHEN Susan Witheridge heard her daughter Hannah wanted to go to Thailand she was terrified. She did everything she could to convince her it was a bad idea because she was “out of my mind” with... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Outdated horse laws to be scrapped « Jersey Evening PostA NUMBER of outdated orders relating to the importation and welfare of animals
Outdated horse laws to be scrapped « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 2 days ago
A NUMBER of outdated orders relating to the importation and welfare of animals are to be rescinded. Environment Minister Steve Luce has signed a ministerial decision to revoke six orders under the Diseases of Animals (Jersey) Law 1956 and one... Read more
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Daily Mail
Wolves have accents too! Animals have 21 howling dialectsWolves have accents too! Canines can be identified using 21 different types of
Wolves have accents too! Animals have 21 howling dialects
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Wolves have accents too! Canines can be identified using 21 different types of howling 'dialects' Researchers used machine learning to define different howls Found wolves use these types more or less depending on their species Timber wolves makes... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Traders help students to set out their stalls « Jersey Evening PostMARKET traders will be working alongside young Islanders later this month to gi
Traders help students to set out their stalls « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 3 days ago
MARKET traders will be working alongside young Islanders later this month to give the budding entrepreneurs first-hand experience of running a business in the Island’s oldest retail environment. Forty teams from four of the Island’s secondary... Read more
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International Business Times
Storm Imogen set to batter southern England and Wales Stormy weather is expected across southern parts of England and Wales on 8 Febr
Storm Imogen set to batter southern England and Wales
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Stormy weather is expected across southern parts of England and Wales on 8 February as the region prepares to face the brunt of Storm Imogen. Gales of up to 80mph (130kph), coupled with heavy rainfall, could disrupt travel and power supplies, and... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura student wins Poetry Out Loud, will compete in SacramentoZayan Reza, who attends El Camino High School at Ventura College, won the Ventu
Ventura student wins Poetry Out Loud, will compete in Sacramento
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
Zayan Reza, who attends El Camino High School at Ventura College, won the Ventura County Poetry Out Loud competition Wednesday and will be in the statewide competition Feb. 28-29 in Sacramento. Dominique Salapare, a student at Villanova Preparatory... Read more
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Ventura County Star
History repeats itself in Academic Decathlon Super QuizIn a repeat of last year's Super Quiz portion of Ventura County's 35th annual A
History repeats itself in Academic Decathlon Super Quiz
Ventura County Star / Posted 4 days ago
In a repeat of last year's Super Quiz portion of Ventura County's 35th annual Academic Decathlon, Oak Park High School beat Westlake High School by a score of 54 to 53 Saturday. Oak Park coach Robin Midiri, who sat with tears welling up in her eyes... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Stunning Santa Monica Sunset Cam Gets 1 Million ViewsCourtesy photo Stunning Santa Monica Sunset Cam Gets One Million Views Vibran
Stunning Santa Monica Sunset Cam Gets 1 Million Views
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Courtesy photo Stunning Santa Monica Sunset Cam Gets One Million Views Vibrant colors, striking vistas and simply beautiful sunsets are part of the everyday for many Santa Monicans. Now, thanks to Santa Monica Sunset Cam, they are also part of life... Read more
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Mashable
Guernsey won't take refugees because residents are too 'Islamophobic'LONDON — There's too much "Islamophobia" among the residents of the British dep
Guernsey won't take refugees because residents are too 'Islamophobic'
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
LONDON — There's too much "Islamophobia" among the residents of the British dependency of Guernsey for the island to take in refugees, its chief minister said. Jonathan Le Tocq said there was too much negativity on the 12-mile-long island to ensure... Read more
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express
Guernsey can’t take in refugees because of island’s ‘Islamophobia’, says chief minister GUERNSEY can't accept Syrian refugees because of locals’ “Islamophobia”, the
Guernsey can’t take in refugees because of island’s ‘Islamophobia’, says chief minister
express / Posted 4 days ago
GUERNSEY can't accept Syrian refugees because of locals’ “Islamophobia”, the island’s chief minister has said. Guernsey can't take in Syrian refugees because of... Read more
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Surfer Mag
This Week In WebclipsCLIP OF THE WEEK: Seth Moniz is Off the Chain As a junior and standout in our a
This Week In Webclips
Surfer Mag / Posted 4 days ago
CLIP OF THE WEEK: Seth Moniz is Off the Chain As a junior and standout in our annual HOT 100 list, we’ve known that Seth Moniz has had all of the earmarks of a great surfer for some time. But when he dropped this clip, we had to do a double-take... Read more
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Gazette
PREVIEW: Wotton men's team are bang on target for dream final at Olympic ParkNational Trophy third round Wotton-under-Edge men’s 1st XI v Tulse Hill and Du
PREVIEW: Wotton men's team are bang on target for dream final at Olympic Park
Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
National Trophy third round Wotton-under-Edge men’s 1st XI v Tulse Hill and Dulwich Sunday, 12.30pm push back at Wotton Community Park WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE men look to take another step towards the goal of playing at London’s Olympic Park when they... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Coastal flooding warning as Island prepares for worst storm of the winter « Jersey Evening PostJERSEY is on alert for potential coastal flooding following forecasts that the
Coastal flooding warning as Island prepares for worst storm of the winter « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
JERSEY is on alert for potential coastal flooding following forecasts that the Island is to be hit by what could be the worst storm of the winter on Monday. Forecasters issued on Friday an early red level warning – the highest-level alert – which... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Airport, Harbour and freight services to be reviewed by competition watchdog « Jersey Evening PostFREIGHT services, the Airport and Harbour and the telecoms market are among the
Airport, Harbour and freight services to be reviewed by competition watchdog « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
FREIGHT services, the Airport and Harbour and the telecoms market are among the areas which will be investigated by the competition watchdog this year. The Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities made the announcement yesterday as... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
China's shutdown for Chinese New Year celebration hits local businessesLia Sagehorn couldn't tell you if the upcoming Chinese spring festival marked t
China's shutdown for Chinese New Year celebration hits local businesses
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
Lia Sagehorn couldn't tell you if the upcoming Chinese spring festival marked the Year of the Monkey or the Year of the Woolly Mammoth. What the director of production at a local clothing brand does know is that for a few weeks her factories in... Read more
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Daily Record
Lee Jeans workers 35 years on: We found strength in music during struggleTHEY used music to maintain morale as their wildcat dispute became a seven-mont
Lee Jeans workers 35 years on: We found strength in music during struggle
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
THEY used music to maintain morale as their wildcat dispute became a seven-month display of militant mettle. And tonight, the women who staged a sit-in at Greenock’s Lee Jeans factory in 1981 will be united in song again as they stage a musical... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sun, sand and shattered dreams: Dubai mirage turns to nightmareA bunch of Australians saw opportunity in Dubai. Instead, some lost millions. T
Sun, sand and shattered dreams: Dubai mirage turns to nightmare
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
A bunch of Australians saw opportunity in Dubai. Instead, some lost millions. Two lost their liberty. Four years later, this bitter war is far from over. Those were the days. The property market in Dubai was as hot as the emirate's golden sands.... Read more
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Ventura County Star
CI biologist solves a whale of a mysteryCamarillo, Calif., Feb. 4, 2016 — A whale surging up from the ocean and splashi
CI biologist solves a whale of a mystery
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
Camarillo, Calif., Feb. 4, 2016 — A whale surging up from the ocean and splashing back into the waves is one of the ocean’s most magnificent sights, but scientists have never understood exactly why whales put on this spectacular show, called... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Sweet SpotMissy’s Cupcake Creations 3900 W. Channel Islands Blvd. 382-4852 It might ta
Sweet Spot
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Missy’s Cupcake Creations 3900 W. Channel Islands Blvd. 382-4852 It might take a moment to find Missy’s Cupcake Creations in Oxnard. Toward the back of a set of charming but somewhat decrepit waterside buildings on Fisherman’s Wharf at Channel... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsCATHERINE CRIER PRESENTS “THE SUPREME COURT AND YOU” 7:30 p.m. Judge-turned-tel
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
CATHERINE CRIER PRESENTS “THE SUPREME COURT AND YOU” 7:30 p.m. Judge-turned-television journalist Catherine Crier will discuss the power of the Supreme Court and the role of politics. California Lutheran University’s Samuelson Chapel, 165 Chapel... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Biz BuzzOpeningThe Collection at RiverPark announced last month that Victoria’s Secret
Biz Buzz
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
OpeningThe Collection at RiverPark announced last month that Victoria’s Secret will join its line-up of fashion retailers this summer. … We Rock the Spectrum-Simi Valley, a new autism-friendly, sensory-safe kids gym, opened last month in Simi Valley.... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Rule of threePhotos by: T Christian Gapen Married for 14 years with two young sons, Kristie
Rule of three
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Photos by: T Christian Gapen Married for 14 years with two young sons, Kristie Laux hoped to have one more child before she turned 40, when she and her husband were surprised with triplets on Jan. 6. “When we first got married we were young and had... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura's cobble beach uncoveredOscar Peña, Ventura Harbor district manager, has never seen anything like it in
Ventura's cobble beach uncovered
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Oscar Peña, Ventura Harbor district manager, has never seen anything like it in the last 14 years he has been working in the district. In fact, he says that he doesn’t recall seeing anything like the recent rapid accumulation of sand that has built... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Plastic invasionIn classic cartoons, the image of a fisherman retrieving a moss-covered boot fr
Plastic invasion
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
In classic cartoons, the image of a fisherman retrieving a moss-covered boot from a lake, only to turn up his nose with a grimace, made for a cheap laugh. Nowadays, it seems as though the joke may be on us, as new research has shown that plastic... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Trout plant at Lake CasitasFRESHWATER REPORT Lake Casitas: The lake received a trout plant Friday and a f
Trout plant at Lake Casitas
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
FRESHWATER REPORT Lake Casitas: The lake received a trout plant Friday and a few trout have been caught, mostly on nightcrawlers and Powerbait. Some bass and crappie have also been brought in, with bass biting on nightcrawlers and plastic worms and... Read more
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Jersey Financial Services Commission
The CommissionThe Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) has announced the appointment o
The Commission
Jersey Financial Services Commission / Posted 7 days ago
The Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) has announced the appointment of Debbie Prosser as its new Deputy Chairman. Debbie, a former Jersey advocate and managing director of a local trust company, has been a member of the JFSC Board of... Read more
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International Business Times
Migrant crisis: First refugee smuggled into Jersey will spend fortnight in jail on tax haven island An Iranian Kurd, the first Calais migrant smuggled into Jersey in the Channel I
Migrant crisis: First refugee smuggled into Jersey will spend fortnight in jail on tax haven island
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
An Iranian Kurd, the first Calais migrant smuggled into Jersey in the Channel Islands, is to spend two weeks in prison while authorities decide what to do with him. Amir Marreakhy – who claims he risks incarceration in Iran – has been locked up by... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
National park visits are climbing -- especially (wait for it) at Joshua TreeNational park visitor traffic surged in 2015, as did visits to most of Californ
National park visits are climbing -- especially (wait for it) at Joshua Tree
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
National park visitor traffic surged in 2015, as did visits to most of California’s national parks — especially Joshua Tree, which posted a 27.43% increase in visitors. Nationwide, rangers counted 305 million visitors to the park system’s 409 units.... Read more
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Gazette
Fire service staff honoured for service and conduct at awards ceremonyFOURTEEN members of staff from Avon Fire and Rescue Service have been recognise
Fire service staff honoured for service and conduct at awards ceremony
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
FOURTEEN members of staff from Avon Fire and Rescue Service have been recognised for their long service and good conduct at a ceremony this week. The Lord Lieutenant of Bristol, Mary Prior MBE awarded Long Service and Good Conduct medals to 11... Read more
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Surfers Village
That's a Wrap: Surf Expo files report from 2016 showroom floorSurf Expo creates business-focused marketplace for brands Surfersvillage Globa
That's a Wrap: Surf Expo files report from 2016 showroom floor
Surfers Village / Posted 9 days ago
Surf Expo creates business-focused marketplace for brands Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 1 February, 2016 - Orlando - Surf Expo kicked off its 40th show season with a strong January show. SVP and Show Director Roy Turner said, “The industry... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Holocaust survivor: States must continue to educate « Jersey Evening PostJERSEY’S living history from the Occupation is so important that the States mus
Holocaust survivor: States must continue to educate « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 9 days ago
JERSEY’S living history from the Occupation is so important that the States must do more to preserve it and promote it in schools, a Holocaust survivor says. Sami Steigmann was in the Island last week as a special guest for Holocaust Memorial Day,... Read more
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