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Barrie Examiner
The pride of Barrie Centralhe became a prominent physician and political figure. Simpson held the Liberal
The pride of Barrie Central
Barrie Examiner / Posted 19 minutes ago
he became a prominent physician and political figure. Simpson held the Liberal seat for Simcoe Centre in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1929 through until 1940. The highlight of his time in public service was as minister of education,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Seeno concerned about weapons station developer selection processCONCORD -- Albert Seeno III, scion of the East Bay homebuilding family, met rec
Seeno concerned about weapons station developer selection process
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
CONCORD -- Albert Seeno III, scion of the East Bay homebuilding family, met recently with city staff and Rep. Mark DeSaulnier to express concerns about the selection process for a Concord Naval Weapons Station developer. Early in the planning... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Political - Headlineof coordinated blasts hit bus stations, an electricity plant and a hospital acr
Political - Headline
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 3 hours ago
of coordinated blasts hit bus stations, an electricity plant and a hospital across two Syrian cities Monday, killing at least 80 people in the first major security breach of President Bashar Assad's coastal...More >> Trump meets with Sen. Corker... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electoral Protests Turn Deadly2016. PHOTO | EVANS HABIL | NATION MEDIA GROUP Three people on Monday died --
Electoral Protests Turn Deadly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
2016. PHOTO | EVANS HABIL | NATION MEDIA GROUP Three people on Monday died -- including two who had been shot -- while at least 19 were arrested in increasingly violent protests called by the Opposition to drive out the electoral... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Assembly candidate submits murky donor reportsThe donations are comprised almost entirely of $4,200 payments, the maximum amo
Assembly candidate submits murky donor reports
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted yesterday
The donations are comprised almost entirely of $4,200 payments, the maximum amount allowed under state elections rules for Assembly candidates. Nearly 70 payments were made in that maximum amount, but many contributors actually gave more. In almost... Read more
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The Columbian
Obama declares end to arms sale embargo for Vietnamthe prosperity and opportunities he sees in Asia, while leaving behind the bog
Obama declares end to arms sale embargo for Vietnam
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
the prosperity and opportunities he sees in Asia, while leaving behind the bog of U.S. military intervention in the Middle East. He is pitching increased trade and enterprise in Vietnam and Japan this week as he tries to rally support in Congress... Read more
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The Mercury News
Trading places: Warriors' Harrison Barnes investigates Marcus Thompson's Oakland rootshave it, he shot and killed his friend in a fit of paranoia. It is always surr
Trading places: Warriors' Harrison Barnes investigates Marcus Thompson's Oakland roots
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
have it, he shot and killed his friend in a fit of paranoia. It is always surreal coming back to my neighborhood in deep east Oakland and transporting to yesteryear. There usually isn't enough time in a busy schedule to remember the caring... Read more
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The Mercury News
Assembly race pits Madison Nguyen against Ash KalraSAN JOSE -- Seven candidates are vying to succeed Assemblywoman Nora Campos in
Assembly race pits Madison Nguyen against Ash Kalra
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Seven candidates are vying to succeed Assemblywoman Nora Campos in the state's 27th Assembly District, which covers most of south San Jose and the Evergreen area. But two local politicians have emerged as front-runners in securing... Read more
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The Telegraph
Mamata keeps word: Cops jolted out of ‘golden crown dream’of wearing a gold crown will be fulfilled, that is the biggest mistake)," Mamat
Mamata keeps word: Cops jolted out of ‘golden crown dream’
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of wearing a gold crown will be fulfilled, that is the biggest mistake)," Mamata had told an election rally at Chandipur in East Midnapore on May 1, a day after the south Calcutta vote that was monitored by Mitra's team. What was not clear was the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bowl’d’s ‘cool juice bar on wheels’have always had a strong interest in health and fitness, dating back to the day
Bowl’d’s ‘cool juice bar on wheels’
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
have always had a strong interest in health and fitness, dating back to the days of working out together in their parents’ East Bay garages, so it was a natural progression for them to start a grab-and-go superfood concept. Inspired by their... Read more
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Business Standard India
Assembly polls: BJP in Assam, Mamata Banerjee are real winnersBJP has finally achieved its objective of capturing power in Assam, a goal whic
Assembly polls: BJP in Assam, Mamata Banerjee are real winners
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
BJP has finally achieved its objective of capturing power in Assam, a goal which it had been pursuing since the 1980s Since the Left Democratic Party (LDF) has lived up to the expectation... Read more
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Calcutta News
BJP, Mamata are real winnerswith the help of AASU's successor, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) - the two parties o
BJP, Mamata are real winners
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
with the help of AASU's successor, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) - the two parties of the Hindu middle class - but was kept at bay by the Congress' Tarun Gogoi who won three successive terms. The BJP's success this time is based on two factors. One is... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP, Mamata are real winners - newkerala.com #65684with the help of AASU's successor, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) - the two parties o
BJP, Mamata are real winners - newkerala.com #65684
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
with the help of AASU's successor, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) - the two parties of the Hindu middle class - but was kept at bay by the Congress' Tarun Gogoi who won three successive terms. The BJP's success this time is based on two factors. One is... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama woos Vietnam amid China’s economic rise, South China Sea aggressionto shine a light on a much discussed but long delayed priority — a shift of Ame
Obama woos Vietnam amid China’s economic rise, South China Sea aggression
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
to shine a light on a much discussed but long delayed priority — a shift of American focus from the chaotic Middle East to what is both the world’s most dynamic economic region and one on course to be the next featured arena for great-power... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California Democrats revive work-scheduling notice billlast year was a bill requiring that fast food workers and others in the service
California Democrats revive work-scheduling notice bill
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
last year was a bill requiring that fast food workers and others in the service industry receive their schedules at least two weeks ahead of time, but in the face of major business opposition, it stalled in the Assembly without a floor... Read more
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walesonline
Parties put forward their Queen's Speech wishliststhe spotlight if, as expected, it is signalled that the Government will press a
Parties put forward their Queen's Speech wishlists
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
the spotlight if, as expected, it is signalled that the Government will press ahead with plans to devolve new powers to the Assembly. Action on extremism An Extremism Bill intended to prevent radicalisation could also be on the cards – and if so... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
UPDATED: Huge new village-style development coming to Niceville area (PHOTOS, VIDEO)ground on the only privately owned property facing Walter Spence Parkway, the r
UPDATED: Huge new village-style development coming to Niceville area (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
ground on the only privately owned property facing Walter Spence Parkway, the roadway that serves as a connector to the Mid-Bay Bridge.PHOTOS: View photos of the property >>According to a press release issued by the developer, the 1,100-acre parcel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leader in Limbo Over 2013 Pre-Election Dealssome candidates to step down -- cascades down to the positions of Speaker and M
Leader in Limbo Over 2013 Pre-Election Deals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
some candidates to step down -- cascades down to the positions of Speaker and Majority or Minority Leader in the County Assembly. Senator Wilfred Machage says harmony and equity in the cosmopolitan Migori County will be maintained only through... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California faces conflicts over billions in school bondsrequire future “lease-leaseback” contracts to be issued on a “best value” basis
California faces conflicts over billions in school bonds
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
require future “lease-leaseback” contracts to be issued on a “best value” basis that falls short of competitive bidding. Assembly Bill 2316 cleared the Assembly Thursday on a 66-4 vote. Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell, D-Long Beach, who chairs the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Transgender bathroom debate? Not in Bay Area schoolsflies below the LGBT Flag at the Santa Clara County Government Center in San Jo
Transgender bathroom debate? Not in Bay Area schools
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
flies below the LGBT Flag at the Santa Clara County Government Center in San Jose, Calif., March 22, 2016. (Gary Reyes / Bay Area News Group) Many Bay Area schools have already adopted policies to protect transgender students' rights in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Huge new village-style development coming to Niceville area (PHOTOS, VIDEO)ground on the only privately owned property facing Walter Spence Parkway, the r
Huge new village-style development coming to Niceville area (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
ground on the only privately owned property facing Walter Spence Parkway, the roadway that serves as a connector to the Mid-Bay Bridge.PHOTOS: View photos of the property >>According to a press release issued by the developer, the 1,100-acre parcel... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Huge new village-style development coming to Niceville areaground on the only privately owned property facing Walter Spence Parkway, the r
Huge new village-style development coming to Niceville area
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
ground on the only privately owned property facing Walter Spence Parkway, the roadway that serves as a connector to the Mid-Bay Bridge.PHOTOS: View photos of the property >>According to a press release issued by the developer, the 1,100-acre parcel... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area schools on the forefront of transgender bathroom debateKoehne, a Contra Costa County Office of Education spokesman. "This issue has be
Bay Area schools on the forefront of transgender bathroom debate
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
Koehne, a Contra Costa County Office of Education spokesman. "This issue has been on our radar for long, long time." Many Bay Area schools have already adopted policies to protect transgender students' rights in bathrooms and locker rooms, said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aligbe - Without Legislative Backing, Airport Concessions Lack a Legal Basisto resolve it but this time it has started again. The only way to address this
Aligbe - Without Legislative Backing, Airport Concessions Lack a Legal Basis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
to resolve it but this time it has started again. The only way to address this is to have our own carriers that can at least wake up and challenge the excesses that we are beginning to experience. The airlines have their own arguments. If you... Read more
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walesonline
The stand-off in the bid to form a government continueswe can and to bring about the change Wales needs, as we said we would.” Just b
The stand-off in the bid to form a government continues
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
we can and to bring about the change Wales needs, as we said we would.” Just back from Cardiff...Wow what a first week at @AssemblyWales - a nice quiet one.... He said: “There is no deal with UKIP, and there won’t be. Some members of their group... Read more
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walesonline
Live updates as Leanne Wood speaks about First Minister impassefor them, says Leanne Wood In a statement on the party’s website, Leanne Wood
Live updates as Leanne Wood speaks about First Minister impasse
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
for them, says Leanne Wood In a statement on the party’s website, Leanne Wood said that all political parties in the Assembly were informed that Plaid Cymru would nominate her for First Minister. She continued: “Opposition parties, who... Read more
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walesonline
Live updates as Labour and Plaid agree talks to resolve deadlockbetween Plaid and Labour. Labour confirm that talks with Plaid Cymru will take
Live updates as Labour and Plaid agree talks to resolve deadlock
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
between Plaid and Labour. Labour confirm that talks with Plaid Cymru will take place tomorrow. A press release from the Assembly on the nomination of the First Minister. The Government of Wales Act 2006 prescribes that a First Minister must be... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
City’s blustery days have beckoned to windsurfers since ’70staking off in the 1970s and '80s, local sail boarders have had a variety of spo
City’s blustery days have beckoned to windsurfers since ’70s
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 12 days ago
taking off in the 1970s and '80s, local sail boarders have had a variety of spots to choose from. A 1988 article in South East Boardsailor touts the windsurfing opportunities along Corpus Christi Bay, the Gulf of Mexico and Laguna Madre, even... Read more
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walesonline
Ukip binning Nathan Gill is like Leicester dumping RanieriThe left leaning Bevan Foundation think tank wants this Assembly to be “better
Ukip binning Nathan Gill is like Leicester dumping Ranieri
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
The left leaning Bevan Foundation think tank wants this Assembly to be “better than the last”. The 5th Welsh Assembly must be better than the last and with 22 new faces maybe it will be https://t.co/PH6Td2Vrqa https://t.co/6TlbldBoeO (At least... Read more
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The New Yorker
Dorm Life Forever!Brooklyn apartment (average price: twelve hundred dollars); it costs more than
Dorm Life Forever!
The New Yorker / Posted 13 days ago
Brooklyn apartment (average price: twelve hundred dollars); it costs more than some studio apartments on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, which Gary Malin, the president of the real-estate broker Citi Habitats, told me can be obtained for “fifteen... Read more
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San Francisco Bay Guardian
ENDORSEMENTS: Kim for state Senate, Sanders for President, Yes on C ...most remarkable thing about this nominating contest is that it’s happening at a
ENDORSEMENTS: Kim for state Senate, Sanders for President, Yes on C ...
San Francisco Bay Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
most remarkable thing about this nominating contest is that it’s happening at all, and that California is playing at least some role. By the time June rolls around every four years, the decisions of the major parties are mostly pretty well... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Telecommunications Minister urges municipalities to roll out free Wi-FiMinister urges municipalities to roll out free Wi-Fi Siyabonga Cwele’s praised
Telecommunications Minister urges municipalities to roll out free Wi-Fi
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
Minister urges municipalities to roll out free Wi-Fi Siyabonga Cwele’s praised JHB, CT, PTA, Ekurhuleni & Nelson Mandela Bay metros for the progress made. Picture: Kgothatso Mogale/EWN. CAPE TOWN – Telecommunications Minister Siyabonga Cwele... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Assembly hopefuls to square off in candidates' forumwill be held 7-8:30 p.m. at the Mountain View Public Library, 585 Franklin St.
Assembly hopefuls to square off in candidates' forum
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
will be held 7-8:30 p.m. at the Mountain View Public Library, 585 Franklin St. The eight candidates for the 24th district Assembly race are Palo Alto resident Seelam Reddy, Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman, Cupertino Mayor Barry Chang, Mountain... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Assembly hopefuls square off in candidates' forum10, at the Mountain View Public Library at 585 Franklin St. in Mountain View.
Assembly hopefuls square off in candidates' forum
Mountain View Voice / Posted 15 days ago
10, at the Mountain View Public Library at 585 Franklin St. in Mountain View. The eight candidates for the 24th district Assembly race are Palo Alto resident Seelam Reddy, Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman, Cupertino Mayor Barry Chang, Mountain... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
A look at California's most interesting legislative racesAll 80 seats in the California Assembly and half the 40 Senate positions are up
A look at California's most interesting legislative races
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
All 80 seats in the California Assembly and half the 40 Senate positions are up for grabs in this year's election. But the interest is focused most intensely on a handful of races with the potential to alter the balance of power between Republicans... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Clinton, Bay Area Politicians Skewer Trump at Oakland EventFriday in Oakland that she’s leaving the rancorous primary behind and turning h
Clinton, Bay Area Politicians Skewer Trump at Oakland Event
NBC Bay Area / Posted 16 days ago
Friday in Oakland that she’s leaving the rancorous primary behind and turning her attention to the general election — with Bay Area Democrats helping her lead the charge. Clinton seldom mentioned Sanders during her speech at a gym in La Escuelita... Read more
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The Mercury News
Donald Trump still faces pockets of resistance in California farming beltthat Republicans here in Tulare County and other deeply red parts of the Centra
Donald Trump still faces pockets of resistance in California farming belt
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
that Republicans here in Tulare County and other deeply red parts of the Central Valley were positioned to halt -- or at least stall -- Trump's surreal march toward the White House in California's June 7 primary. Instead, the Manhattan real estate... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Community Listings (May 7)art show you'd like to publicize with a Gallery page? Please submit your galler
Community Listings (May 7)
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 18 days ago
art show you'd like to publicize with a Gallery page? Please submit your galleries to dave.vachon@sunmedia.ca. Submit at least six photos of your art work (200 dpi) and a description of your show (time, date, admission). VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Share... Read more
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walesonline
The Assembly has lost one of its finest brains in Leighton Andrewas many enemies as he did friends. But while there will be those rejoicing in
The Assembly has lost one of its finest brains in Leighton Andrew
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
as many enemies as he did friends. But while there will be those rejoicing in the former minister’s shock ousting from the Assembly there will be countless left licking their wounds. First elected in 2003, Mr Andrews will be best remembered for... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly Election 2016: The full list of Welsh AMsthe pollsters to claim a string of seats the party was projected to lose follow
Assembly Election 2016: The full list of Welsh AMs
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
the pollsters to claim a string of seats the party was projected to lose following a vote which also saw Ukip win its first Assembly seats. While Leanne Wood snatched the Rhondda seat away from Labour's Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly Election 2016: These are the new Welsh AMswho lives here.” He was born and brought up in Caerphilly and lives there with
Assembly Election 2016: These are the new Welsh AMs
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
who lives here.” He was born and brought up in Caerphilly and lives there with his wife and baby daughter.Carmarthen East and Dinefwr Adam Price (Plaid Cymru) Having left politics six years ago, the 47-year-old former MP has now made the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Glitch after malice in pollsnot required, were being turned away as were many voters who had them. An irat
Glitch after malice in polls
The Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
not required, were being turned away as were many voters who had them. An irate Arjun Mittra, a Labour councillor for East Finchley ward, said the "logistical nightmare" affected every one of the borough's 155 polling stations. An estimated... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Assembly to review property tax change procedures The Petersburg Borough Assembly might consider initiating a change in the mil
Assembly to review property tax change procedures
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 19 days ago
The Petersburg Borough Assembly might consider initiating a change in the mill rate for some property owners living in more remotes area. Mike Woodworth brought up the issue during a public comment... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Clwyd West in profileCLWYD West is a large and varied constituency stretching from Cowyn Bay in the
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Clwyd West in profile
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
CLWYD West is a large and varied constituency stretching from Cowyn Bay in the North West to the outskirts of Mold in the east. The bulk of the population live on the largely anglicised coast it has big rural hinterland that includes Ruthin,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Presidency Dept Budget Vote 2016Address by President Jacob Zuma on the occasion of the Presidency Budget Vote d
President Jacob Zuma - Presidency Dept Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Address by President Jacob Zuma on the occasion of the Presidency Budget Vote debate, National Assembly, Cape Town Allow me to express my gratitude for the opportunity to present the Presidency Budget Vote for the 2016/17 financial year. A few days... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profilesVOTERS in Wales will be heading to the polls tomorrow (Thursday) to select the
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profiles
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 19 days ago
VOTERS in Wales will be heading to the polls tomorrow (Thursday) to select the Welsh Assembly Government for the next five years. Readers from across Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy have two votes - one for their constituency assembly member... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profilesVOTERS in Wales will be heading to the polls tomorrow (Thursday) to select the
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profiles
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
VOTERS in Wales will be heading to the polls tomorrow (Thursday) to select the Welsh Assembly Government for the next five years. Readers from across Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy have two votes - one for their constituency assembly member... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profilesVOTERS in Wales will be heading to the polls tomorrow (Thursday) to select the
ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS - Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy candidate profiles
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 19 days ago
VOTERS in Wales will be heading to the polls tomorrow (Thursday) to select the Welsh Assembly Government for the next five years. Readers from across Vale of Clwyd, Clwyd West and Aberconwy have two votes - one for their constituency assembly member... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Friends of the Parks suspends lawsuit over Lucas Museumlocation to Chicago after a national park board rejected his plan to construct
Friends of the Parks suspends lawsuit over Lucas Museum
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
location to Chicago after a national park board rejected his plan to construct the project on a site along San Francisco Bay. It gives momentum, if only momentarily, to a compromise plan for the museum that Emanuel floated last month. The... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Torfaen?years ago. Last year, Labour's Nick Symonds-Thomas won the Parliamentary seat
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Torfaen?
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
years ago. Last year, Labour's Nick Symonds-Thomas won the Parliamentary seat with a majority of 21.5%. 2011 National Assembly election 2016 candidates Susan Boucher, Ukip Steven Jenkins, Green Lynne Neagle, Labour Graham Smith,... Read more
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