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The Herald News
Revolutionary War hero Kosciuszko honored with wreath-laying at Fall River monumentused Kosciuszko like a secret weapon. Washington fired a general who was dumb e
Revolutionary War hero Kosciuszko honored with wreath-laying at Fall River monument
The Herald News / Posted 17 minutes ago
used Kosciuszko like a secret weapon. Washington fired a general who was dumb enough to ignore Kosciuszko’s advice at Fort Ticonderoga, New York. America lost that battle.Kosciuszko then built the defenses around Saratoga, New York. The mighty... Read more
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Daily News
Statesman who walked the talkprivate sector was drawn into the 200 garment factories programme by giving tax
Statesman who walked the talk
Daily News / Posted 59 minutes ago
private sector was drawn into the 200 garment factories programme by giving tax incentives, infrastructure such as land, electricity, telephone, water, roadways and other benefits, quotas depending on the area selected to enable them to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Saluting Our War Heroes: Artillery man kept big guns firingMedal, World War II Victory Medal By Lou Michel News Staff Reporter Joseph A
Saluting Our War Heroes: Artillery man kept big guns firing
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
Medal, World War II Victory Medal By Lou Michel News Staff Reporter Joseph A. Sternisha’s fascination with chemistry landed him a job at the Moench Tannery on Palmer Street in Gowanda after he graduated from high school. “The owner of the... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Woman dies days after fatal chain-reaction crashFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - She has been trying to stay strong, but this weekend ha
Woman dies days after fatal chain-reaction crash
Local 10 Miami / Posted 2 hours ago
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - She has been trying to stay strong, but this weekend has taken a toll on Linda Dudley whose niece was on life support, and declared brain-dead due to a crash Friday that killed her boyfriend Steven Olivert, 35. By Sunday... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 201612, 2015 Wallace McTammany Born in Providence, R.I., he graduated from Hope H
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
12, 2015 Wallace McTammany Born in Providence, R.I., he graduated from Hope High School in 1939 and attended the Rhode Island School of Design. Mr. McTammany was known as one of the most prolific architectural delineators of the 20th century,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Veterans cemetery: Two sites available, one needs to be chosenmeeting that one elected official, Christina Shea, walked out midway through Co
Veterans cemetery: Two sites available, one needs to be chosen
Orange County Register / Posted 15 hours ago
meeting that one elected official, Christina Shea, walked out midway through Councilman Jeff Lalloway’s criticism of a land swap for the proposed cemetery. GIVING THEIR ALL County voters approved building a Great Park on the old base in 2002.... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
We’re not convinced the city should STOPP what it’s doingmoney going to private investors. The money is actually a loan, not a gift, and
We’re not convinced the city should STOPP what it’s doing
Greeley Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
money going to private investors. The money is actually a loan, not a gift, and the city will maintain ownership of the land. We think the hotel will add a great deal to the good efforts by the Downtown Development Authority. We’d even call it... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Sharing nature with momPrior to the purchase, the camp had sat unused for four years. The Hiawatha Co
Sharing nature with mom
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 18 hours ago
Prior to the purchase, the camp had sat unused for four years. The Hiawatha Council of Camp Fire, which was established in Fort Dodge in 1948, initially purchased the land in 1962. In the following four decades, hundreds of children annually... Read more
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ESPN
Montiel looks to keep pace in featherweight title pictureand bantamweight. In October, Montiel got a crack at featherweight titlist Lee
Montiel looks to keep pace in featherweight title picture
ESPN / Posted 18 hours ago
and bantamweight. In October, Montiel got a crack at featherweight titlist Lee Selby, and while he gave it a big effort, Montiel lost a spirited unanimous decision. But he has not given up hope that he will fight his way into another... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Endpaperssub-genre we might call "The Post-Apocalypse Tales," this new book by Cormac Mc
Endpapers
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 18 hours ago
sub-genre we might call "The Post-Apocalypse Tales," this new book by Cormac McCarthy, master of bleak, blasted landscapes, stands out. It is a wintry, hellish prophecy written in a terse, attenuated style perfectly suited to the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Linsly Student Completes Eagle Scout Projectwell-earned satisfaction. For his Eagle Scout project, the senior at The Linsl
Linsly Student Completes Eagle Scout Project
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 18 hours ago
well-earned satisfaction. For his Eagle Scout project, the senior at The Linsly School in Wheeling spent days clearing the land of invasive Japanese knotweed. His efforts made the creek accessible from a nearby, unnamed park being restored by the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Cycle Zone expands in size, productssaid. “KTM motorcycles have really been the heart and soul of Cycle Zone for ye
Cycle Zone expands in size, products
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
said. “KTM motorcycles have really been the heart and soul of Cycle Zone for years.” Adding watercraft to the market in land-locked Kansas may seem like an iffy proposition, but Haas said they have already been well-received. He pointed to four... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
The impact of robotics on local high schoolsdifferent districts. District 4 mostly represents Del Rey Oaks, Seaside, Sand C
The impact of robotics on local high schools
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
different districts. District 4 mostly represents Del Rey Oaks, Seaside, Sand City and Marina, including most of the old Fort Ord property. So why does Dennis Donohue, a former mayor of Salinas, want District 4? The Herald thinks Donohue will... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Animal activists brace for ‘Finding Dory’ impact on tropical fishEllen DeGeneres, in a scene from "Finding Dory," opening nationwide on June 17.
Animal activists brace for ‘Finding Dory’ impact on tropical fish
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
Ellen DeGeneres, in a scene from "Finding Dory," opening nationwide on June 17. (Disney-Pixar via AP) By Paul Brinkmann, Orlando Sentinel (TNS) ORLANDO, Fla. — Animal welfare activists and pet shop owners fear a wave of interest in tropical fish... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Stagecoach 2016: Sam Hunt Surprises With Snoop Dogg, G-Eazy and Bebe Rexhaknow my music.” While the four artists hung out backstage after the set, one a
Stagecoach 2016: Sam Hunt Surprises With Snoop Dogg, G-Eazy and Bebe Rexha
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
know my music.” While the four artists hung out backstage after the set, one attendee gave them a group name -- The Highlanders -- to which Snoop quipped, “Because we’re very high and we land in places and have a great time.” Hunt, whose debut... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
'Neighbors helping neighbors': Boulder group offers down-payment assistancethe appreciation and give Maintain the Middle the right of first refusal to buy
'Neighbors helping neighbors': Boulder group offers down-payment assistance
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
the appreciation and give Maintain the Middle the right of first refusal to buy the property upon sale, or deed over the land to a future land trust for affordable housing. Those conditions have not been formalized yet. "This is just neighbors... Read more
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Billboard
Sam Hunt Surprises Stagecoach With Snoop Dogg, G-Eazy & Bebe Rexhaknow my music.” While the four artists hung out backstage after the set, one a
Sam Hunt Surprises Stagecoach With Snoop Dogg, G-Eazy & Bebe Rexha
Billboard / Posted yesterday
know my music.” While the four artists hung out backstage after the set, one attendee gave them a group name -- The Highlanders -- to which Snoop quipped, “Because we’re very high and we land in places and have a great time.” Hunt, whose debut... Read more
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The Hill
Standing Rock Sioux to federal government: halt the pipelinethe Standing Rock Sioux people have actively opposed a massive crude oil pipeli
Standing Rock Sioux to federal government: halt the pipeline
The Hill / Posted yesterday
the Standing Rock Sioux people have actively opposed a massive crude oil pipeline that threatens our lives, livelihoods and land we have called home since time immemorial. The confluence of the Missouri and Cannonball Rivers in North Dakota is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cruiser 'Super Mario' lives his life at seaMario Salcedo doesn't much care for dry land anymore. That happens when you li
Cruiser 'Super Mario' lives his life at sea
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Mario Salcedo doesn't much care for dry land anymore. That happens when you live your life on a cruise ship. Over the past 20 years, Salcedo has taken 950 cruises, sailing about 350 days a year. Already, he has cruises booked every week through May... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Heads up! Your Community Board meetings next weekSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- One of the best ways to learn first-hand about private a
Heads up! Your Community Board meetings next week
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- One of the best ways to learn first-hand about private and public development and other projects planned for your neighborhood -- and also to hear about issues of concern to local residents -- is to attend local Community Board... Read more
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USA Today
Flooding sweeps oil, chemicals into riversa potential spill include the Texas Railroad Commission, the Texas Commission o
Flooding sweeps oil, chemicals into rivers
USA Today / Posted yesterday
a potential spill include the Texas Railroad Commission, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality or the Texas General Land Office,” Vinger said in an email. In the case of spills from inland oil-and-gas production sites, the Railroad... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Immigrants Contributed Greatly to Local Footballto the Zimbabwean society and way of life from the era of white minority rule t
Immigrants Contributed Greatly to Local Football
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to the Zimbabwean society and way of life from the era of white minority rule to this day. This article -- an effort to examine, if not quantify the role of these esteemed citizens in particularly shaping the football landscape of... Read more
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NBC News
Powerful Sisterhood Led to the Freedom in USVILike Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands are U.S. territories. Many mainland A
Powerful Sisterhood Led to the Freedom in USVI
NBC News / Posted yesterday
Like Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands are U.S. territories. Many mainland Americans are aware of this. However, they don't know the history of the islands, especially its slavery past. Though the slaves were treated cruelly, they had numerous... Read more
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The Irish Times
The war diary of Roger CasementApril 1916, after negotiating a deal that would bring arms to nationalists, he
The war diary of Roger Casement
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
April 1916, after negotiating a deal that would bring arms to nationalists, he boarded a German submarine to return to Ireland, tailing the shipment of guns. Casement was put ashore on Banna Strand, in Co Kerry – where a State ceremony to remember... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Glatz to be named acting Niagara County public works chiefalso called it a career. Those changes left Richard W. Eakin, deputy commission
Glatz to be named acting Niagara County public works chief
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
also called it a career. Those changes left Richard W. Eakin, deputy commissioner for engineering, holding down the fort. He was the only employee below department head level who was told to reapply for his job. Updegrove said, “Rick Eakin... Read more
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Daily Press
April 30 Letters: George Wallace, Pat Woodbury Donnie Tuck, Mike Mullin, Ann Stephens Cherry, Valerie YoungNews City Council. These candidates have a long, solid record of strong advoca
April 30 Letters: George Wallace, Pat Woodbury Donnie Tuck, Mike Mullin, Ann Stephens Cherry, Valerie Young
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
News City Council. These candidates have a long, solid record of strong advocacy for environmental protection of the land, air and waterways in Hampton and Newport News. Donnie Tuck wil keep the Wherry Quarter area at Fort Monroe protected.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Cruiser 'Super Mario' lives his life at seaMario Salcedo doesn't much care for dry land anymore. That happens when you li
Cruiser 'Super Mario' lives his life at sea
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Mario Salcedo doesn't much care for dry land anymore. That happens when you live your life on a cruise ship. Over the past 20 years, Salcedo has taken 950 cruises, sailing about 350 days a year. Already, he has cruises booked every week through May... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Razorbacks sign Indiana high school recruitScout.com and 247Sports, along with an 85 percent composite rating. As a senio
Razorbacks sign Indiana high school recruit
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
Scout.com and 247Sports, along with an 85 percent composite rating. As a senior at Columbia City High School in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Hazen averaged 16.1 points and 9.3 rebounds per game. A combo forward with a versatile skill set, Hazen... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
A multi-talented patriotaspects of his new life in Canada, including military, education, culture and b
A multi-talented patriot
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 days ago
aspects of his new life in Canada, including military, education, culture and business. His father, also named Ed, fled Poland after taking part in the Polish insurrection of 1831, landing in London, England. He met and married Hannah Hayne and... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
A multi-talented patriotaspects of his new life in Canada, including military, education, culture and b
A multi-talented patriot
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
aspects of his new life in Canada, including military, education, culture and business. His father, also named Ed, fled Poland after taking part in the Polish insurrection of 1831, landing in London, England. He met and married Hannah Hayne and... Read more
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Slate
Andrew Jackson Adopted an Indian Son. Does That Really Mean He Felt Compassion for Indians?a dead Creek Indian woman embracing her living infant son. … Because of his com
Andrew Jackson Adopted an Indian Son. Does That Really Mean He Felt Compassion for Indians?
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
a dead Creek Indian woman embracing her living infant son. … Because of his compassion, Gen. Jackson took the infant to Fort Struther … where he nursed him back to health. Gen. Jackson then took the baby to his family home, the Hermitage, in... Read more
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examiner.com
True confessions of eight cruise ship captainsfavorite ports."If I close my eyes, I can still remember the extraordinary suns
True confessions of eight cruise ship captains
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
favorite ports."If I close my eyes, I can still remember the extraordinary sunsets of French Polynesia. Visiting these islands is a unique experience. The lure is not only the friendly Polynesian people but also the atmosphere, from the warmth of... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Celebrating History: Chief Rocky Boy dies, park createdChief Rocky Boy was over 80 years old, and that he had passed away on the “rece
Celebrating History: Chief Rocky Boy dies, park created
Havre Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Chief Rocky Boy was over 80 years old, and that he had passed away on the “recently acquired Assinniboine reservation.” Other news regarding the former Fort Assinniboine military reserve and land reserved for the Rocky Boy Reservation hit th... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
BOGO deals on attractions, hotels, museums and fun in the sunSept. 30 and offers buy-one-get-one-free offers at museums, restaurants, shoppi
BOGO deals on attractions, hotels, museums and fun in the sun
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Sept. 30 and offers buy-one-get-one-free offers at museums, restaurants, shopping and every imaginable thing to do on land, sand and sea. The program, sponsored by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau at Sunny.org, has... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Highway name games saddle Dallas-Fort Worth corridors with multiple monikersR.L. Thornton south and east of downtown, respectively. But I-35E is called Ste
Highway name games saddle Dallas-Fort Worth corridors with multiple monikers
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
R.L. Thornton south and east of downtown, respectively. But I-35E is called Stemmons north of downtown, while I-30 is Tom Landry Highway west of downtown. Just don't forget that the Horseshoe is really a first-phase breakout of the larger Project... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefscall 239-574-4440or stop by the school, which is located at 360 Santa Barbara B
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
call 239-574-4440or stop by the school, which is located at 360 Santa Barbara Blvd., North, just north of the Pine Island Road intersection, in Cape Coral. Office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dr. Edwards earns... Read more
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The Post-Standard
How a pair of Army buddies became Syracuse police's top-ranking brassEastwood -- spent time at bases in Alabama and Missouri. Fowler -- originally f
How a pair of Army buddies became Syracuse police's top-ranking brass
The Post-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Eastwood -- spent time at bases in Alabama and Missouri. Fowler -- originally from the St. Louis area -- was stationed at Fort Drum and spent time in Germany before settling in Syracuse. Both rookie cops, the two got to know each other as... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Meet The New Mavericks: An Inside Look At America's Drone Training Programintuitive and independent, the pilot of the RPA era must be analytical and coll
Meet The New Mavericks: An Inside Look At America's Drone Training Program
Task & Purpose / Posted 2 days ago
intuitive and independent, the pilot of the RPA era must be analytical and collaborative. He (or sometimes she) must be comfortable multitasking, effective at communicating within and across teams, and capable of continually learning on the job. He... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Leesville, NSU team for miniature golf course projectstudents involved with this project are Engineering and Technology students Eth
Leesville, NSU team for miniature golf course project
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
students involved with this project are Engineering and Technology students Ethan Perkins of Leesville and Mitchell Landry of Haughton and Department of Fine and Graphic Art students Ashton Sanford of Goldonna, Jessica Cross of Natchitoches... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Something else to see in Canada's polar bear country: white whalesgive birth and feed on small fish. Known as "canaries of the sea", the whales
Something else to see in Canada's polar bear country: white whales
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
give birth and feed on small fish. Known as "canaries of the sea", the whales can be seen up-close on tour boats. While on land, visitors see hillsides covered in wildflowers during forays into the Churchill Wildlife Management Area by tundra... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Chihuahuas ready to strut stuff in Best Dressed Contestof it all," she said. "There's some really neat, neat stuff." One of the main
Chihuahuas ready to strut stuff in Best Dressed Contest
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
of it all," she said. "There's some really neat, neat stuff." One of the main sponsors is a market vendor, Chihuahua Land and More, Ballard said. With products geared to small dogs, it offers clothing, hats, bandannas, boots, costumes and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Briefs, April 29, 2016staff will be assist residents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare,
Briefs, April 29, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
staff will be assist residents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, veterans affairs, the Bureau of Land Management, U.S Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Internal Revenue Service. No appointments needed. Brian... Read more
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The Tyee
Suncor on Expansion Spree in Down Oilpatchyear, before recovering slightly in the last month. That's resulted in thousand
Suncor on Expansion Spree in Down Oilpatch
The Tyee / Posted 2 days ago
year, before recovering slightly in the last month. That's resulted in thousands of job losses, record unemployment in the Fort McMurray area, and the worst drop in oilsands investment since records began in 1947, according to the Canadian... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Helppolitically, toxic accumulation of oversized profits — and undersized wages. As
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
politically, toxic accumulation of oversized profits — and undersized wages. As the piece puts it: America used to be the land of opportunity and optimism. Now opportunity is seen as the preserve of the elite: two-thirds of Americans believe the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fate of Arizona's only free-flowing river now in judges' handsadequate water supply to build a roughly 7,000-unit residential and commercial
Fate of Arizona's only free-flowing river now in judges' hands
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
adequate water supply to build a roughly 7,000-unit residential and commercial project called Tribute. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management and two Arizona residents sued, saying that the development's groundwater pumping would deplete the aquifer... Read more
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Kenosha News
Matching bodies with missing personsSafety Building. Her presentation came amid an ongoing investigation into huma
Matching bodies with missing persons
Kenosha News / Posted 2 days ago
Safety Building. Her presentation came amid an ongoing investigation into human skeletal remains discovered near I-94. A land surveyor found them on April 5 in the 5300 block of 122nd Avenue. The remains will be sent to the University North... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Seating and customs preclearancemonth of June. Following the meeting, Gale said the motion had nothing to do w
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Seating and customs preclearance
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
month of June. Following the meeting, Gale said the motion had nothing to do with his current seating assignment — between Fort Erie Coun. Sandy Annunziata and St. Catharines Coun. Andy Petrowski. He said that while people may read into the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Seating and customs preclearancemonth of June. Following the meeting, Gale said the motion had nothing to do w
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Seating and customs preclearance
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
month of June. Following the meeting, Gale said the motion had nothing to do with his current seating assignment — between Fort Erie Coun. Sandy Annunziata and St. Catharines Coun. Andy Petrowski. He said that while people may read into the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Seating and customs preclearancemonth of June. Following the meeting, Gale said the motion had nothing to do w
COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: Seating and customs preclearance
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
month of June. Following the meeting, Gale said the motion had nothing to do with his current seating assignment — between Fort Erie Coun. Sandy Annunziata and St. Catharines Coun. Andy Petrowski. He said that while people may read into the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Lawmakers want state to sell 15 acres of property for expansion of Ft. Logan National CemeteryDENVER - Denver’s scenic Fort Logan National Cemetery, situated on 214 acres ne
Lawmakers want state to sell 15 acres of property for expansion of Ft. Logan National Cemetery
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
DENVER - Denver’s scenic Fort Logan National Cemetery, situated on 214 acres near South Sheridan Boulevard and West Kenyon Avenue, is nearing its capacity. "We expect to run out of spots for initial burials around 2025 to 2027," said cemetery... Read more
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