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Scotsman
Brian Ferguson: Limitless talent on offer in beautiful Skyeoffer in the lounge allowing the steady stream of international visitors to try
Brian Ferguson: Limitless talent on offer in beautiful Skye
Scotsman / Posted 5 hours ago
offer in the lounge allowing the steady stream of international visitors to try their hand and showcase some of their own cultural heritage. A long walk through heavy rain was rewarded with a visit to the Old Inn, at Carbost, on the doorstep of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Eight important issues debated at LGNZ AGMnational importance. In many cases these buildings are iconic and represent sig
Eight important issues debated at LGNZ AGM
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
national importance. In many cases these buildings are iconic and represent significant elements of New Zealand’s built and cultural heritage. They are expensive to preserve and run the risk of being lost if costs of preservation become too high to... Read more
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Daily Maverick
What’s in a (street) Name? Pretoria belongs to ALL who live in itby Justice Froneman, stated that they held the view that the majority judgment
What’s in a (street) Name? Pretoria belongs to ALL who live in it
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 hours ago
by Justice Froneman, stated that they held the view that the majority judgment could be read to mean that reliance on a cultural heritage that has its roots in colonialism and apartheid was not worth protecting. However, Justice Jafta, in a... Read more
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Daily Journal
Puerto Rican festival week kicks off with a flag raising and block partyof their annual festival with a flag-raising ceremony at City Hall. “Preservin
Puerto Rican festival week kicks off with a flag raising and block party
Daily Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
of their annual festival with a flag-raising ceremony at City Hall. “Preserving and promoting our values and Puerto Rican cultural heritage is, and has been, the goal proposed by the Puerto Rican Festival since its inception,” festival committee... Read more
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JTA
This Lithuanian concentration camp is now a wedding venuea hand down there, I felt an endless number of bones. Their depth might be seve
This Lithuanian concentration camp is now a wedding venue
JTA / Posted 10 hours ago
a hand down there, I felt an endless number of bones. Their depth might be several meters.” He went to the police, the Cultural Heritage Protection Department and the Jewish community to report his discovery, according to the book. But failing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ifugao harvest ritual makes Unesco cultural heritage listin Ifugao province with a tugging ritual called “pun-nok” or “pon-nok.” The ri
Ifugao harvest ritual makes Unesco cultural heritage list
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 hours ago
in Ifugao province with a tugging ritual called “pun-nok” or “pon-nok.” The ritual has been enshrined as an intangible cultural heritage by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco). Ifugao is also on the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Government BANS eg, etc and ie from websites for non-English speakersfor visually-impaired people mispronounce the abbreviations But critics say mo
Government BANS eg, etc and ie from websites for non-English speakers
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
for visually-impaired people mispronounce the abbreviations But critics say move is 'short-sighted' as Latin is part of 'cultural heritage' Common Latin abbreviations will be removed from all government websites, in a move to help non-English... Read more
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Canberra Times
Gus' Cafe heritage listing may not save landmark's name, says former ownerwas granted in 2011, but what that listing means is unclear. The listing says
Gus' Cafe heritage listing may not save landmark's name, says former owner
Canberra Times / Posted 17 hours ago
was granted in 2011, but what that listing means is unclear. The listing says Gus' Cafe is an example of one of Canberra's cultural heritage places, illustrating intangible heritage values. It is not the physical fabric of the building that... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New project aims to collect stories of migration in CumbriaStories - Shared Lives' partnership project. Led by volunteers from the local
New project aims to collect stories of migration in Cumbria
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
Stories - Shared Lives' partnership project. Led by volunteers from the local community, the project aims to examine the cultural heritage map of Cumbria by gathering and sharing the stories of migration in Cumbria. Paul Jenkins, the Hidden... Read more
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asianage
India-born Muslim cop security in-charge of Hindu temple in USanother significant landmark to the city of Indianapolis and I am certain that
India-born Muslim cop security in-charge of Hindu temple in US
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
another significant landmark to the city of Indianapolis and I am certain that it will play a key role in enriching the cultural heritage of our state, as well as, the learning and spiritual growth of its devotees and visitors," Indiana Governor... Read more
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dna
India-born Muslim cop security in-charge of Hindu temple in USanother significant landmark to the city of Indianapolis and I am certain that
India-born Muslim cop security in-charge of Hindu temple in US
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
another significant landmark to the city of Indianapolis and I am certain that it will play a key role in enriching the cultural heritage of our state, as well as, the learning and spiritual growth of its devotees and visitors," Indiana Governor... Read more
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Times of Malta
Applications for Mcast coursesLevel 4 in close collaboration with industry, is introducing three new courses,
Applications for Mcast courses
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Level 4 in close collaboration with industry, is introducing three new courses, namely the Mcast Advanced Diploma in Cultural Heritage, which is designed to address skills shortages in the heritage sector, the Mcast Ad­vanced Diploma in Food... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Post Western World? A Disturbing Interview With Prof. Harry Rednerconditions might eventuate, for there is still much left of the old civilizatio
A Post Western World? A Disturbing Interview With Prof. Harry Redner
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
conditions might eventuate, for there is still much left of the old civilizations, especially Western Civilization and its cultural heritage. There is no inevitability about any outcome and much we can do to forestall the worst. Nevertheless, we... Read more
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Japan Today
New film on Tsukiji fish market captures essence of 'Japan's lively kitchen' ‹ Japan Todaycontributing to sustaining the quality of “washoku” Japanese cuisine, which has
New film on Tsukiji fish market captures essence of 'Japan's lively kitchen' ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
contributing to sustaining the quality of “washoku” Japanese cuisine, which has been designated by UNESCO as an intangible cultural heritage. According to the web site of the Tokyo metropolitan government, nearly 1,700 tons of fishery products... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Government bans Latin abbreviations on its websites to avoid confusionSociety of England and Wales, which teaches Latin language courses, condemned t
Government bans Latin abbreviations on its websites to avoid confusion
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Society of England and Wales, which teaches Latin language courses, condemned the move. He said: “Latin is part of our cultural heritage and it’s part of the basis of English. It unites us with other cultures throughout Europe and the world who... Read more
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asianage
Bridge the Partitionnations? Surely if we can have military ceremonies daily, we can have music on
Bridge the Partition
asianage / Posted yesterday
nations? Surely if we can have military ceremonies daily, we can have music on two days to demonstrate our shared syncretic cultural heritage. It’s strange that while you can read every Pakistani newspaper and see every TV channel on the Internet,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cleveland State's Continuing Education Department Announces Fall Line Upthe test with proven strategies. Classes will meet on Saturdays, August 27–Sept
Cleveland State's Continuing Education Department Announces Fall Line Up
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
the test with proven strategies. Classes will meet on Saturdays, August 27–September 1 in room 113 of the George R. Johnson Cultural Heritage Center. The cost of the course is $375. (See mycs.cc/grow for times.) ? Beginning portraits in... Read more
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asianage
Mauritius: A piece of heavenvillage. Sustainable sunshine Luckily, the independent government (since 1968)
Mauritius: A piece of heaven
asianage / Posted yesterday
village. Sustainable sunshine Luckily, the independent government (since 1968) chooses to flaunt and promote its multi-cultural heritage and is determined that tourism in Mauritius does not suffer the same fate as the dodo, its national symbol!... Read more
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asianage
Mauritius A piece of heavenvillage. Sustainable sunshine Luckily, the independent government (since 1968)
Mauritius A piece of heaven
asianage / Posted yesterday
village. Sustainable sunshine Luckily, the independent government (since 1968) chooses to flaunt and promote its multi-cultural heritage and is determined that tourism in Mauritius does not suffer the same fate as the dodo, its national symbol!... Read more
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Daily Mail
Demolition temporarily halted for Walt Disney's first Los Angeles homeestablished movie studios in the world as well as opening the hugely successful
Demolition temporarily halted for Walt Disney's first Los Angeles home
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
established movie studios in the world as well as opening the hugely successful Disney theme parks. Bernstein expects the Cultural Heritage Commission hearing to take place in September. MOST WATCHED NEWS VIDEOS Terror on the streets of Munich... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers discover how rope was made 40,000 years agosites worldwide. Hohle Fels and neighboring sites from the Ach and Lone Valleys
Researchers discover how rope was made 40,000 years ago
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
sites worldwide. Hohle Fels and neighboring sites from the Ach and Lone Valleys have been nominated for UNESCO World Cultural Heritage status. The excavations at Hohle Fels near Schelklingen in the Ach Valley are funded by the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
80 years later, mystery of King Albert I's death finally solvedby independent experts. The DNA samples of our study have been destroyed. What
80 years later, mystery of King Albert I's death finally solved
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
by independent experts. The DNA samples of our study have been destroyed. What is left of the relic will be entrusted to an institution for cultural heritage or a scientific institution." The study appears in Forensic Science International: Geneti... Read more
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New Kerala
80 years later, mystery of King Albert I's death finally solved - newkerala.com #94433by independent experts. The DNA samples of our study have been destroyed. What
80 years later, mystery of King Albert I's death finally solved - newkerala.com #94433
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
by independent experts. The DNA samples of our study have been destroyed. What is left of the relic will be entrusted to an institution for cultural heritage or a scientific institution." The study appears in Forensic Science International: Geneti... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Consultancy team defends Chao Phraya riverside planthe Wat Devarajkunchorn Community, Mr Ronarit said his team will propose a "con
Consultancy team defends Chao Phraya riverside plan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
the Wat Devarajkunchorn Community, Mr Ronarit said his team will propose a "conservation and restoration of historical and cultural heritage plan" to the BMA as experts in community studies value the significance of living heritage in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
DNA finds death of Belgian King Albert I WAS due to climbing accidentDNA samples of the study have been destroyed. 'What is left of the relic will
DNA finds death of Belgian King Albert I WAS due to climbing accident
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
DNA samples of the study have been destroyed. 'What is left of the relic will be entrusted to an institution for cultural heritage or a scientific institution.' Most watched News videos Terror on the streets of Munich as gunman opens... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Your chance to see the Melbourne Cup up closethe heroes and stories intrinsically linked to the Melbourne Cup and its contri
Your chance to see the Melbourne Cup up close
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
the heroes and stories intrinsically linked to the Melbourne Cup and its contribution to Australia’s historical and cultural heritage before returning to Flemington Racecourse for the “race that stops a nation” on the first Tuesday in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
This intimate cruise showcases the beauty and culture of Portugal and Spainand flamenco music. Along the way, travelers will be able to experience the re
This intimate cruise showcases the beauty and culture of Portugal and Spain
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
and flamenco music. Along the way, travelers will be able to experience the region's rich Spanish, Moorish and Portuguese cultural heritage. The reverse itinerary is available too. Dates: Sailings depart Saturdays between May 13 and Oct. 21,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
BCM Museum announces participation in Blue Star MuseumsNational Guard and Reserve and their families. The program also provides famili
BCM Museum announces participation in Blue Star Museums
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
National Guard and Reserve and their families. The program also provides families an opportunity to enjoy the nation’s cultural heritage and learn more about their new communities after a military move. “Our active duty families give so much... Read more
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The China Post
Welcome to Daxi Culture Festivalthis period. The Daxi Puji Temple Guan Gong Birthday Procession (大溪普濟堂關聖帝君聖誕慶典)
Welcome to Daxi Culture Festival
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
this period. The Daxi Puji Temple Guan Gong Birthday Procession (大溪普濟堂關聖帝君聖誕慶典) is not only registered as an intangible cultural heritage of Taoyuan, but is also considered a "Second Lunar New Year" (大溪人的第二個過年) celebration that fully reflects... Read more
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News 8000
Local man makes homemade yogurt for church fundraiserIOCC Syrian Relief. "It's a primary fundraiser for the St. Elias Church, that'
Local man makes homemade yogurt for church fundraiser
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
IOCC Syrian Relief. "It's a primary fundraiser for the St. Elias Church, that's one of the purposes. Also its to share the cultural heritage of the church with the community," said church historian Dick Markos. Markos makes yogurt from scratch... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore Pride: Members of city's LGBT community on Orlando's impact, what 'pride' means to themHis cultural heritage meant that the Orlando shooting, which happened on Latin
Baltimore Pride: Members of city's LGBT community on Orlando's impact, what 'pride' means to them
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
His cultural heritage meant that the Orlando shooting, which happened on Latin Night at the Pulse nightclub, felt even more personal. "It struck a chord, not only as a gay man but as Latinx," he said. "One of the parts that has been lost [in media... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apartments in China rises to fame for looking like Tetris blocksmany odd shaped buildings with interesting themes still remain. The council ca
Apartments in China rises to fame for looking like Tetris blocks
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
many odd shaped buildings with interesting themes still remain. The council called for buildings to keep in line with its cultural heritage along with being economic and green. The guidelines state that designs should match the urban landscape... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sliema townhouse under threat of demolition in favour of apartmentsalong that stretch. The organisation has said the demolition of the building s
Sliema townhouse under threat of demolition in favour of apartments
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
along that stretch. The organisation has said the demolition of the building should be referred to the Superintendence for Cultural Heritage. In the wake of recent PA decisions, NGOs have said this review should be automatic whenever an application... Read more
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The Irish Times
Robert Dunbar: the Father (Christmas) of Irish children’s literaturework being created today. With his warmth and wisdom, he reminded new generatio
Robert Dunbar: the Father (Christmas) of Irish children’s literature
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
work being created today. With his warmth and wisdom, he reminded new generations of Irish bookmakers of our important cultural heritage, and implored that we carry that with us into the future. Robert will be dearly missed. He leaves behind... Read more
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CBC.ca
Australian politician says use of the word 'Canadian' as derogatory term will no longer be toleratedthey will call them a "Canadian." 'It's pretty harsh to be called a 'Canadian'
Australian politician says use of the word 'Canadian' as derogatory term will no longer be tolerated
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
they will call them a "Canadian." 'It's pretty harsh to be called a 'Canadian' here.'- Danny King, Australian Minister of Cultural Heritage This week, Danny King, the minister of cultural heritage in Australia appeared on This is That to announce... Read more
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Rappler
Culture clash: Why Freddie Aguilar isn't readyBook and in so doing unify the country under one pure ideology. This Cultural R
Culture clash: Why Freddie Aguilar isn't ready
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
Book and in so doing unify the country under one pure ideology. This Cultural Revolution led to widespread destruction of cultural heritage & the suppression of political, intellectual, religious and indigenous minority persons and perspectives... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Law firm and real esate agent support new art school graduatesGroup Show 1961. Her installation is a mixture of the inventive, clever, the wh
Law firm and real esate agent support new art school graduates
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
Group Show 1961. Her installation is a mixture of the inventive, clever, the whimsical and the questioning, examining our cultural heritage It is a work about the past but also very much about how art has moved in the past 50 years. The work... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Cash-strapped Italy looks to China to fund the restoration of its ancient monumentsand the Trevi Fountain by appealing to China to stump up cash for new projects
Cash-strapped Italy looks to China to fund the restoration of its ancient monuments
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
and the Trevi Fountain by appealing to China to stump up cash for new projects to preserve the country’s unparalleled cultural heritage. Dario Franceschini, the Italian culture minister, flew to Beijing this week to persuade Chinese... Read more
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BC Local News
Outdoor concerts inspire local First Nationsthis whole idea of bringing performers out to the reserves, specifically First
Outdoor concerts inspire local First Nations
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
this whole idea of bringing performers out to the reserves, specifically First Nations performers, came about during our cultural heritage festival,” PRAS president Mark Penney told the Westerly News. “Leonard Sumner was kind enough to come out.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Five cool Canadian places to see and be seen in summerThis is a remarkably diverse country we have here in Canada, with wide oceans,
Five cool Canadian places to see and be seen in summer
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
This is a remarkably diverse country we have here in Canada, with wide oceans, pristine mountain lakes and a rich cultural heritage. Here's a list of some great places, activities and sights you can find across the country in the summer... Read more
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New Kerala
Google app to bring Indian art and culture a step closer - newkerala.com #93610immersive experience," said Duncan Osborn, Product Manager, Google Cultural Ins
Google app to bring Indian art and culture a step closer - newkerala.com #93610
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
immersive experience," said Duncan Osborn, Product Manager, Google Cultural Institute, in a statement. Making India's rich cultural heritage come live, the virtual reality headset Google Cardboard gives users an opportunity to take a virtual tour... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mohan Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address Hindu gatheringHindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also
Mohan Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address Hindu gathering
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
Hindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also help the new generation connect with their cultural heritage," sources said. According to them, it also helps them do social and community work, presenting a perfect... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mohan Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address a Hindu gatheringHindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also
Mohan Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address a Hindu gathering
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Hindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also help the new generation connect with their cultural heritage," sources said. According to them, it also helps them do social and community work, presenting a perfect... Read more
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dna
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address a Hindu gatheringHindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address a Hindu gathering
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Hindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also help the new generation connect with their cultural heritage," sources said. According to them, it also helps them do social and community work, presenting a perfect... Read more
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The Hindu
Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address a Hindu gatheringHindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also
Bhagwat to visit UK next week, to address a Hindu gathering
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Hindus together from across the Europe, besides England. It will probably also help the new generation connect with their cultural heritage,” sources said. According to them, it also helps them do social and community work, presenting a perfect... Read more
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Asian journal
Paranaque City Coffee Table Book: A Modern Work Of ArtManuel. Mayor Olivarez aptly describes the landmark book as “a fitting celebra
Paranaque City Coffee Table Book: A Modern Work Of Art
Asian journal / Posted 3 days ago
Manuel. Mayor Olivarez aptly describes the landmark book as “a fitting celebration of our rich history and heroic past, cultural heritage and traditions, our religiosity and dynamism as a people and as a city. Paranaque: From a Pueblo to a Mega... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAthe proposed art is in a historic district, it will go through both the city’s
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 4 days ago
the proposed art is in a historic district, it will go through both the city’s Architectural Review Committee and the Cultural Heritage Committee—and the City Council will have the final sign-off on designs and locations. While the plan to... Read more
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This is West Country
Watchet's new Visitor Centre and Boat Museum openingoffer was needed, that better use should be made of the facilities that Watchet
Watchet's new Visitor Centre and Boat Museum opening
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
offer was needed, that better use should be made of the facilities that Watchet already has and that Watchet’s maritime and cultural heritage should be better and more loudly celebrated. The building includes Town Council offices, and the main... Read more
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Daily Herald
New African cultural festival coming to Cantigny Parksaid the Naperville-based foundation was formed less than a year ago to educate
New African cultural festival coming to Cantigny Park
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
said the Naperville-based foundation was formed less than a year ago to educate suburban kids about Africans and their cultural heritage through workshops, lectures, classes and events. "People feel comfortable when they know more about the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
War hero's vacant historic house in Savage faces uncertain futuresufficient attention outside downtown Columbia, where a massive development eff
War hero's vacant historic house in Savage faces uncertain future
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
sufficient attention outside downtown Columbia, where a massive development effort is underway. "We need to champion the cultural heritage of this part of the county," Coleman said. "It enriches our lives in this part of Howard County, but a lot... Read more
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