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Providence Business News
Duré named new CEO of Rhode Island Mayoral AcademiesPROVIDENCE – Elsa Duré has been named CEO of the Rhode Island Mayoral Academies
Duré named new CEO of Rhode Island Mayoral Academies
Providence Business News / Posted 3 hours ago
PROVIDENCE – Elsa Duré has been named CEO of the Rhode Island Mayoral Academies, effective Sept. 1. Duré, currently chief of policy and expansion at RIMA, replaces Michael Magee, now CEO at Chiefs for Change, a national nonprofit organization. She... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Friday, August 7, 2015Three Art Exhibits, hosted by Fairfield Art Association, “Comics & Graphic Nove
Friday, August 7, 2015
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 5 hours ago
Three Art Exhibits, hosted by Fairfield Art Association, “Comics & Graphic Novels,” “D7” and works by local artists, artists reception, 6-8 p.m.; “Comics & Graphic Novels” gallery tour, 7-8 p.m. Fairfield Arts & Convention Center. Fairfield 1st... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland, YMCA to host recreation forum TuesdayROCKLAND, Maine — The city and Penobscot Bay YMCA will hold a forum at 6 p.m. T
Rockland, YMCA to host recreation forum Tuesday
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
ROCKLAND, Maine — The city and Penobscot Bay YMCA will hold a forum at 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall to gather comments from the public on the pending agreement for the YMCA to operate the community’s recreation program. “We will consider this... Read more
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This is West Country
Police and Crime Commissioner visits Priorswood, in TauntonAVON and Somerset's Police and Crime Commissioner toured Priorswood, in Taunton
Police and Crime Commissioner visits Priorswood, in Taunton
This is West Country / Posted 13 hours ago
AVON and Somerset's Police and Crime Commissioner toured Priorswood, in Taunton, to see for herself some of the community building initiatives in place there. Sue Mountstevens and Taunton Supt Mike Prior were hosted by the North Taunton One Team, a... Read more
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The Courier
Numerate equals fun in big maths dayGrade four pupils learnt maths is more than just getting out calculator and tap
Numerate equals fun in big maths day
The Courier / Posted 16 hours ago
Grade four pupils learnt maths is more than just getting out calculator and tapping away on Monday. Numerous: Grade four pupils Timothy Mani (Emmaus Catholic Primary School), Eloise Leonard (St Francis Xavier Primary), Jordan Hill (Damascus College)... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke community helps unwanted spuds find a homeApproximately 400 volunteers bagged 40,000 pounds of potatoes rejected from gro
Duke community helps unwanted spuds find a home
The Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
Approximately 400 volunteers bagged 40,000 pounds of potatoes rejected from grocery stores in two hours to help feed the hungry Saturday morning. Potato lovers in the Raleigh-Durham area have a new reason to celebrate. Several Duke... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
DEA agent Javier Pena talks about his role on Netflix's TV show 'Narcos'Timeline: Important events of Pablo Escobar's life and the Medellín CartelJavie
DEA agent Javier Pena talks about his role on Netflix's TV show 'Narcos'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
Timeline: Important events of Pablo Escobar's life and the Medellín CartelJavier Pena, now retired, was a DEA agent who was involved in the hunt of former Medellin Cartel leader Pablo Escobar. Once one of the world's most notorious drug traffickers,... Read more
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Gonzales Weekly Citizen
PotashCorp donates $30,000 to G.W. Carver PrimaryRepresentatives from PotashCorp - Geismar recently surprised the staff at G.W.
PotashCorp donates $30,000 to G.W. Carver Primary
Gonzales Weekly Citizen / Posted yesterday
Representatives from PotashCorp - Geismar recently surprised the staff at G.W. Carver Primary School with a $30,000 check to purchase laptops for teachers to use in the classroom. Representatives from PotashCorp - Geismar recently surprised the... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Village on the Verge of Being Swept AwayNEWTOK, Alaska—Two decades ago, the people of this tiny village came to terms w
A Village on the Verge of Being Swept Away
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
NEWTOK, Alaska—Two decades ago, the people of this tiny village came to terms with what had become increasingly obvious: They could no longer fight back the rising waters. Their homes perched on a low-lying, treeless tuft of land between two rivers... Read more
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The Star
A region evolves with China - Behind The HeadlinesSouth-East Asia’s complex big power relations demand careful and considered und
A region evolves with China - Behind The Headlines
The Star / Posted yesterday
South-East Asia’s complex big power relations demand careful and considered understanding, where frequent complications and familiar gut reactions do not help. WHEN countries have difficulty relating to a rising China, part of the problem lies in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
HRC Mississippi to Host Groundbreaking Equality Summit to Increase LGBT Visibility and Volunteer EngagementThis is a news release from HRC Mississippi. As part of its ongoing effort to
HRC Mississippi to Host Groundbreaking Equality Summit to Increase LGBT Visibility and Volunteer Engagement
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
This is a news release from HRC Mississippi. As part of its ongoing effort to advance lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality in the Magnolia State, HRC Mississippi announced Friday that it will host its first-ever statewide Equality... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
HRC Mississippi to Host Groundbreaking Equality Summit to Increase LGBT Visibility and Volunteer EngagementThis is a news release from HRC Mississippi. As part of its ongoing effort to
HRC Mississippi to Host Groundbreaking Equality Summit to Increase LGBT Visibility and Volunteer Engagement
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
This is a news release from HRC Mississippi. As part of its ongoing effort to advance lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality in the Magnolia State, HRC Mississippi announced Friday that it will host its first-ever statewide Equality... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat's Deng meets with Obama about future of Deng's native South SudanAmong Miami Heat players conspicuously absent from the team's informal offseaso
Heat's Deng meets with Obama about future of Deng's native South Sudan
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Among Miami Heat players conspicuously absent from the team's informal offseason workouts has been Luol Deng. For good reason. He instead has been tirelessly this summer trying to make his native part the world a better place. Friday, that activism... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Top of the morning, Aug. 29, 2015Today's lunchtime crowd in downtown Royal was going to be big anyway, what with
Top of the morning, Aug. 29, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Today's lunchtime crowd in downtown Royal was going to be big anyway, what with pork chops on the grill and Marvin Lee on the stage. Then organizers of Royal Days decided to give away a souped-up golf cart at 12:30 p.m., pretty much assuring a... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Spaghetti Dinner CalendarAll you can eat Spaghetti Dinner hosted by Wood County Emergency Communications
Spaghetti Dinner Calendar
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
All you can eat Spaghetti Dinner hosted by Wood County Emergency Communications. Meal includes all you can eat Spaghetti, Salad, Bread/butter, and sweet or unsweet tea. Price is $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for children 10 and under. Dinner will be held... Read more
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Entrpreneur
7 Conferences for Entrepreneurs Under 30If you’re an entrepreneur under 30 years old and you’ve attended a few business
7 Conferences for Entrepreneurs Under 30
Entrpreneur / Posted 3 days ago
If you’re an entrepreneur under 30 years old and you’ve attended a few business conferences, you may have found them geared toward a different generation. Even if you’ve attended a conference that targets young entrepreneurs, perhaps it was run by a... Read more
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The Times Leader
Senior CitizensIt came about when county commissioners awarded the contract for the Senior Ser
Senior Citizens
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
It came about when county commissioners awarded the contract for the Senior Services of Belmont County Community Building project. The new and much-needed facility will be located on the county's Oakview Campus, just across U.S. 40 from Ohio... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maasai Cricket Warriors Bring Change One Game At a TimeThe sound of leather on bat can be heard at the Zoo Lake Sports Club in central
Maasai Cricket Warriors Bring Change One Game At a Time
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The sound of leather on bat can be heard at the Zoo Lake Sports Club in central Johannesburg, with a fielder in hot pursuit of the ball as it speeds to the boundary. This particular fielder however, and the team he plays for, are unique for reasons... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
‘Operation Doorhanger’ reminds students, neighbors about safety“Doorhanger” kits containing safety reminders and tips on how to be a good neig
‘Operation Doorhanger’ reminds students, neighbors about safety
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 4 days ago
“Doorhanger” kits containing safety reminders and tips on how to be a good neighbor were distributed Wednesday to more than 2,300 homes surrounding the South Campus. Organized by Off-Campus Student Services and staffed by students, faculty, staff... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Century Jamboree Supports Local Community While Showcasing Talent By AMANDA SHAFFER For The S
Century Jamboree
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Supports Local Community While Showcasing Talent By AMANDA SHAFFER For The State Journal The , located just outside Buckhannon in the town of Century, is the result of the lifelong dreams of many, and it inspires... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
A tail-wagging fundraiser ends pool seasonA Dog Swim will be held at the Alta Swimming Pool, Saturday, Sept. 12, 1-3 p.m.
A tail-wagging fundraiser ends pool season
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
A Dog Swim will be held at the Alta Swimming Pool, Saturday, Sept. 12, 1-3 p.m. The fee is $10 per dog. All of the proceeds from this event will be donated to a local citizen who rescues/houses abused and homeless dogs. Dogs should be leashed,... Read more
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The Times Leader
New Belmont County senior center comingThe contract was awarded to the lowest and best bidder, VendRick Construction I
New Belmont County senior center coming
The Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
The contract was awarded to the lowest and best bidder, VendRick Construction Inc., for $6,154,000. This is a Project Best project and will utilize local contractors and marks the county's fourth Project Best project. "We're proud to support our... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Maasai Cricket Warriors bring change one game at a timeAdam Wakefield, News24 Johannesburg - The sound of leather on bat can be heard
Maasai Cricket Warriors bring change one game at a time
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Adam Wakefield, News24 Johannesburg - The sound of leather on bat can be heard at the Zoo Lake Sports Club in central Johannesburg, with a fielder in hot pursuit of the ball as it speeds to the boundary. This particular fielder however, and the team... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
CFOS TAPPED TO MENTOR SMES IN NEW FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMMESingapore, 27 August 2015 (Thursday) – A new programme that aims to upskill the
CFOS TAPPED TO MENTOR SMES IN NEW FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 4 days ago
Singapore, 27 August 2015 (Thursday) – A new programme that aims to upskill the finance function of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) was launched at the CFO Connect Symposium 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel today. Jointly developed by the... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Zumba for kids offeredAn open house bridal shower for Jill Sackett will be 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the
Zumba for kids offered
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
An open house bridal shower for Jill Sackett will be 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the Truman Community Building. Gary Roloff is turning 80. An open house is being held 4-7 p.m. Saturday at Graf Park in Truman. All friends and relatives are invited to join... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Senior Center On Way in St. ClairsvilleThe contract was awarded to the lowest and best bidder, VendRick Construction I
Senior Center On Way in St. Clairsville
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 4 days ago
The contract was awarded to the lowest and best bidder, VendRick Construction Inc., for $6,154,000. This is a Project Best project and will utilize local contractors and marks the county's fourth Project Best project. "We're proud to support our... Read more
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FOX Illinois
Weekend Benefit to Help Rebuild Ludlow Community Center -More people are coming together after a man burned down Ludlow's Community Cent
Weekend Benefit to Help Rebuild Ludlow Community Center -
FOX Illinois / Posted 4 days ago
More people are coming together after a man burned down Ludlow's Community Center. This weekend, folks in Rantoul will host a fundraiser to help raise money for a new building. When it comes to raising money this Saturday, Paula Hopkins said she... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
16 vie for seats
on SF Pride boardA field of 16 candidates is vying for seven seats on the board of directors tha
16 vie for seats
on SF Pride board
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
A field of 16 candidates is vying for seven seats on the board of directors that oversees San Francisco Pride. Voting takes place at the San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration Committee's annual general meeting Saturday, September 12. The current... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Notes From AUSD: Back-to-school reminders for allAnother summer has flown by and the first day of school Monday is just around t
Notes From AUSD: Back-to-school reminders for all
Oakland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Another summer has flown by and the first day of school Monday is just around the corner. Here at the Alameda Unified School District office, we're hoping that your summer break was restful and that students and families are ready for another year of... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Sweet way to support endowment fundThere’s a sweet way to celebrate the City of Courtenay’s 100th birthday. Comme
Sweet way to support endowment fund
Comox Valley Record / Posted 4 days ago
There’s a sweet way to celebrate the City of Courtenay’s 100th birthday. Commemorative chocolate bars for Courtenay’s centennial year are available at Hot Chocolates on Fifth Street. The bars are $4 each, with $1 from each sale going to the... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Career center land passes study; stadium work nextWICHITA FALLS, Texas - The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality gave a gre
Career center land passes study; stadium work next
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 days ago
WICHITA FALLS, Texas - The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality gave a green light on the land the Wichita Falls ISD is buying for its $35.75 million career and technology education center. It was just one of the bond-funded project updates the... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Thursday, August 6, 2015Collector Cars Unlimited, monthly meeting, Fairfield Pizza Hut, 6:30 p.m. Infor
Thursday, August 6, 2015
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
Collector Cars Unlimited, monthly meeting, Fairfield Pizza Hut, 6:30 p.m. Information: 919-4048. Square Dance Lessons, Fairfield Eagles Club, 7-9 p.m. 31 Tournament, Fairfield Eagles Club, 6 p.m. Drop-In Legos, Fairfield Public Library, 4-5 p.m.... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Wednesday, August 26, 2015Blood Drive, Batavia Senior Center, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Appointments: 800-452-1097.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
Blood Drive, Batavia Senior Center, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Appointments: 800-452-1097. Fairfield Farmers’ Market, Howard Park, 3-6 p.m. Information: fairfieldfarmersmarket@gmail.com. Fairfield Kiwanis Club, McElhinny House, 5:45 p.m. Teen Anger... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Low bid for Villa Grove municipal building at $4.2 millionVILLA GROVE — The city council received four bids for the construction of the p
Low bid for Villa Grove municipal building at $4.2 million
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
VILLA GROVE — The city council received four bids for the construction of the proposed municipal building to be located at Richman Sports Complex. With a low bid of $4.2 million for the completed project — which would include space for emergency... Read more
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The Chronicle
Applause for Project ArtsEven as all freshmen spend Orientation Week getting to know East and West Campu
Applause for Project Arts
The Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Even as all freshmen spend Orientation Week getting to know East and West Campus together, some arrive already acquainted with a circle of classmates and with some of the culture of Duke thanks to our pre-orientation programs. This year the five... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Support Groups, Clubs, and ServicesChildhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family p
Support Groups, Clubs, and Services
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Health Department, 309 S. Galena Ave.,�Suite 100, Dixon. Appointments: 815-284-3371. Abuse Changing team, 815-625-0338. Twin City Sunrise... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Living in Lake County: Hometown talent returns to Waukegan with 'Brenda, A Ghost Story'Art galleries, restaurants and small black-box theatres have popped up along Ge
Living in Lake County: Hometown talent returns to Waukegan with 'Brenda, A Ghost Story'
Lake County Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Art galleries, restaurants and small black-box theatres have popped up along Genesee Street. One of the best of the small theatres, Three Brothers, is offering some quality, big-city entertainment in an intimate, affordable location. Located at 115... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in Dover, Spring Grove and West York from Aug. 28 to Sept. 4, 2015Detailed listings for Dover, Spring Grove and West York YOUNG HEART DEFECT SUR
What's going on in Dover, Spring Grove and West York from Aug. 28 to Sept. 4, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Detailed listings for Dover, Spring Grove and West York YOUNG HEART DEFECT SURVIVOR TO LEAD WALKS >> Spring Grove's Mia Mummert, a seven-year-old survivor of a congenital heart defect, will lead the 2015 York County Heart and Stroke... Read more
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York Daily Record
Clubs and organizations in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2, 2015Airville Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary: meets 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of
Clubs and organizations in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Airville Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary: meets 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of the month at 3576 Delta Road, Lower Chanceford Township, and is seeking new members. For details, call 717-862-3282. Alcoholics Anonymous: • Into Action Group: meets... Read more
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Aljazeera
Cowabunga: Catching a wave out of poverty in IndiaKovalam, India - Dharani Kumar, a 23-year-old fisherman with sun-bleached blond
Cowabunga: Catching a wave out of poverty in India
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
Kovalam, India - Dharani Kumar, a 23-year-old fisherman with sun-bleached blond hair, sports a smile as wide as the white sand beaches of Tamil Nadu state in southern India. The sea is his life, he says. In 2006, Kumar, floating with friends on... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Troy Junior Sportsmen set anniversary recordIn 1985, the Troy Junior Sportsmen competed in the first national Youth Hunter
Troy Junior Sportsmen set anniversary record
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 6 days ago
In 1985, the Troy Junior Sportsmen competed in the first national Youth Hunter Education Challenge (YHEC) sponsored by the National Rifle Association and on the 30th Anniversary, this little club is still making big marks on the national scene. YHEC... Read more
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Sun Star
Pamana’s death may affect Hamiguitan heritage site statusLOCAL government officials in Davao Oriental have expressed concern over the st
Pamana’s death may affect Hamiguitan heritage site status
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
LOCAL government officials in Davao Oriental have expressed concern over the status of Mt. Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary as a Unesco World Heritage Site following recent killing of Philippine eagle Pamana in the area. They appealed to the... Read more
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Manning River Times
State government grant for Oxley Island Pony ClubOXLEY Island Pony Club aims to provide the best pony club facilities in the Man
State government grant for Oxley Island Pony Club
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
OXLEY Island Pony Club aims to provide the best pony club facilities in the Manning Valley and a $12,000 grant from the State government will bring them one step closer to that goal. OXLEY Island Pony Club aims to provide the best pony club... Read more
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Santa Paula Times
School board gets update on new East Area 1 schoolThe Santa Paula Unified School District Board has been given another look at th
School board gets update on new East Area 1 school
Santa Paula Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Santa Paula Unified School District Board has been given another look at the conceptual plans for a new school in the East Area 1 development. Scott Gaudinear of Flewelling & Moody Architects reported on the latest developments in the design... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Civic center project to reshape Newark LibraryDo you want to have a voice in reshaping the library spaces at the Newark Libra
Civic center project to reshape Newark Library
The Fremont Argus / Posted 7 days ago
Do you want to have a voice in reshaping the library spaces at the Newark Library? How should we structure the activities inside the building? For example, would you want to have a cafe inside the library? Or can you imagine a technology center? Or... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Every ASEAN member state will benefit from AEC: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: Every ASEAN member state, including Singapore, will benefit from the
Every ASEAN member state will benefit from AEC: Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: Every ASEAN member state, including Singapore, will benefit from the ASEAN Economic Community which will be established by year's end, said Foreign Affairs Minister K Shanmugam at the 48th ASEAN Day reception on Monday (Aug 24). The... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cracks form in Town Creek Park building's exterior"You just don't want to have that sort of cosmetic issue on a brand new buildin
Cracks form in Town Creek Park building's exterior
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
"You just don't want to have that sort of cosmetic issue on a brand new building," said Steve Stone, Brunswick County's manager. The cracks aren't expected to affect the building's structural integrity, Stone said, because the cinder blocks are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore nominations wanted for inaugural ASEAN People's AwardSINGAPORE: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) is seeking public nominations
Singapore nominations wanted for inaugural ASEAN People's Award
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) is seeking public nominations for Singapore's National Recipient of the inaugural ASEAN People's Award. In a press release on Monday (Aug 24), the ministry said the award "seeks to recognise Singapore... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Demand for locally raised meat increases in MaineSCARBOROUGH, Maine — Foraging for insects, tender roots and other delicacies in
Demand for locally raised meat increases in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
SCARBOROUGH, Maine — Foraging for insects, tender roots and other delicacies in a 4-acre pasture, a passel of Berkshire and Tamworth hogs are happy — at least as happy as pigs in mud can be. It’s a hot August afternoon, and the swine poke out from... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
EventsWarren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Warr
Events
Warren Times Observer / Posted 7 days ago
Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Warren Barbershoppers rehearsal, Grace United Methodist Church, 7 p.m. Girl Scout Office, Curwen Building, 589 Hospital Dr., Suite C, North Warren, confirm staff... Read more
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