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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua's First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organNASHUA – For only the second time in the church’s long history in Nashua, The F
Nashua's First Church rebuilding 90-year-old pipe organ
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 10 minutes ago
NASHUA – For only the second time in the church’s long history in Nashua, The First Church on Library Hill is overseeing the renovation of a centerpiece of both its sanctuary and its faith. The church’s Austin Opus 1406 Anderson Memorial pipe organ... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Police Nab 'Extremely Violent' Suspect in Pastor ShootingIt comes hours after the police department announced a $5,000 reward for inform
Police Nab 'Extremely Violent' Suspect in Pastor Shooting
NBC Connecticut / Posted 2 hours ago
It comes hours after the police department announced a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. Aaron J. Taylor, 25, of Windsor, was wanted on charges of attempted murder and assault. Police described him as having "extremely violent... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Police Offer Reward in Search for Pastor's Suspected ShooterAaron J. Taylor, 25, of Windsor, is wanted on attempted murder and assault char
Police Offer Reward in Search for Pastor's Suspected Shooter
NBC Connecticut / Posted 11 hours ago
Aaron J. Taylor, 25, of Windsor, is wanted on attempted murder and assault charges in connection to both shootings and police are searching for him. They previously said to "use caution when dealing with Taylor as the firearm in this incident has not... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
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Wendy Williams Says She's "Very Disappointed" in Nicki Minaj for Slamming Miley Cyrus at VMAs: Watch
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
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Kane County Chronicle
'Step out of your story' program to take place Sept. 19 in BataviaJon Benson, a practitioner of Christian Science, from Palos Verdes Estates, Cal
'Step out of your story' program to take place Sept. 19 in Batavia
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Jon Benson, a practitioner of Christian Science, from Palos Verdes Estates, California, will explore the connections between identity, reformation and prayer. It is free to the public and will be an hour long. All are welcome. The program is... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
John C. GrantzJohn was born Oct. 6, 1946, in Warren, the son of John D. and Dolores Scott Gra
John C. Grantz
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
John was born Oct. 6, 1946, in Warren, the son of John D. and Dolores Scott Grantz. John was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired as a self-employed truck driver. He was a member of the First Church of God in Niles. John is survived by his wife,... Read more
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South Maryland News
Church newsWomen’s of Purpose Ministry to hold event Women of Purpose Ministry of Pleasan
Church news
South Maryland News / Posted yesterday
Women’s of Purpose Ministry to hold event Women of Purpose Ministry of Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church will hold a pre-women’s day conference Sept. 25 to 26 at the church at 5560 Pleasant Grove Road in Marbury. The event will begin with a... 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. Soup
Events
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Soup Kitchen, dinner and fellowship for all people, St. Joseph's Center, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. W., Warren, open, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Exalt Teen Power Hour, First Church of the... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Event to raise funds to build wells in NigeriaNASHUA - Every evening for almost four years, Charles Uwakwe Okorie would say g
Event to raise funds to build wells in Nigeria
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
NASHUA - Every evening for almost four years, Charles Uwakwe Okorie would say good night to his wife knowing she would fall asleep long before he would drift off to bed. The Nigerian immigrant, who 16 years ago left his native land with his wife,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ways of Seeing AbeokutaEfforts like these are for me a reminder that we can never have too many books
Ways of Seeing Abeokuta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Efforts like these are for me a reminder that we can never have too many books exploring our recent and distant history. Especially in a country like ours where the collective memory is startlingly short, and historical revisionism is a seemingly... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
City: St. Mary’s addition should respect integrity of the buildingHPC asks for changes in plan for ‘social hall’ Despite a strong push by some p
City: St. Mary’s addition should respect integrity of the building
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
HPC asks for changes in plan for ‘social hall’ Despite a strong push by some parishioners favoring a modern addition to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Aspen’s Historic Preservation Commission wants major changes to the project, including where it’s... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Surprises in old buildingsOtago Daily Times reporter Craig Borley explores Dunedin's 149-year old Dunedin
Surprises in old buildings
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Otago Daily Times reporter Craig Borley explores Dunedin's 149-year old Dunedin Savings Bank building, now La Maison, yesterday. PHOTO: STEPHEN JAQUIERY The Dunedin Heritage Festival began yesterday with the ''Dunedin 1865: A City Rises''... Read more
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Quay County Sun
Churches flood map of historyBy Jacob Sanchez Staff Writer jsanchez@qcsunonline.com The railroad brought
Churches flood map of history
Quay County Sun / Posted 6 days ago
By Jacob Sanchez Staff Writer jsanchez@qcsunonline.com The railroad brought life to Tucumcari in 1901; more accurately, the city exists because the railroad set up shop here, bringing people, mail and freight. The trains were also responsible for... Read more
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Daily Herald
West Dundee church to offer free restaurant-style meals monthlyFirst Congregational Church of Dundee is hoping to be a light in the dark for c
West Dundee church to offer free restaurant-style meals monthly
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
First Congregational Church of Dundee is hoping to be a light in the dark for community members in need of a warm, home-cooked meal. Once a month starting in October, free, restaurant-style dinners will be offered at the church, 900 S. 8th St., West... Read more
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Independent
Jozef Wesołowski: Former Catholic archbishop found dead ahead of child sexual abuse trialJozef Wesołowski, 67, was found dead in his room – seemingly from natural cause
Jozef Wesołowski: Former Catholic archbishop found dead ahead of child sexual abuse trial
Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Jozef Wesołowski, 67, was found dead in his room – seemingly from natural causes – in the Holy See on Friday morning, a statement from the Vatican said. "Vatican authorities intervened immediately for first verifications, which indicate his death... Read more
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Independent
Jozef Wesolowski: Former Catholic archbishop found dead ahead of child sexual abuse trialJozef Wesolowski, 67, was found dead in his room – seemingly from natural cause
Jozef Wesolowski: Former Catholic archbishop found dead ahead of child sexual abuse trial
Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Jozef Wesolowski, 67, was found dead in his room – seemingly from natural causes – in the Holy See on Friday morning, a statement from the Vatican said. The former ambassador to the Dominican Republic was to be the first church official charged with... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Religion NotesAdventist Community Services Adventist Community Services, at 1509/1511 S.E. 4
Religion Notes
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 6 days ago
Adventist Community Services Adventist Community Services, at 1509/1511 S.E. 47th Terrace, in the Euro Plaza, Cape Coral, is offering free English classes on Wednesdays from 5-6 p.m. Call ACS to register at 239-257-1493, or just walk-in. Branch of... Read more
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South Maryland News
Church newsBack-to-school bash set Zoe Outreach Ministries will hold a back-to-school bas
Church news
South Maryland News / Posted 6 days ago
Back-to-school bash set Zoe Outreach Ministries will hold a back-to-school bash noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 29 at the church at 90 Crain Highway in Waldorf. There will be games, food and school supplies. Country fix’ns dinner set in La Plata Sacred Heart... Read more
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Lemont Reporter
Lemont organizations to receive $10K donations from late resident's trustKucera, who died Jan. 6 at age 87, has donated $10,000 each to 17 organizations
Lemont organizations to receive $10K donations from late resident's trust
Lemont Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Kucera, who died Jan. 6 at age 87, has donated $10,000 each to 17 organizations in Lemont to help them further their missions. The organizations are: St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, St. Patrick Church, Ss. Cyril and Methodius Parish, the Lemont Area... Read more
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South Maryland News
Church newsCountry fix’ns dinner set in La Plata Sacred Heart Church will hold a country
Church news
South Maryland News / Posted 8 days ago
Country fix’ns dinner set in La Plata Sacred Heart Church will hold a country fix’ns dinner noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 27 at the church on St. Mary’s Ave. in La Plata. The menu will include fried chicken, Memphis pork barbecue, parsley red potatoes, green... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
20 things to know about San Fernando Cathedral, the oldest church in TexasPhoto: Ernst Raba /San Antonio Conservation...
20 things to know about San Fernando Cathedral, the oldest church in Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Photo: Ernst Raba /San Antonio Conservation... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Community packs 50,000 meals to help hungry children The St. James community came together Saturday, August 22 at Nelson Hart Comm
Community packs 50,000 meals to help hungry children
Rolla Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
The St. James community came together Saturday, August 22 at Nelson Hart Community Center to pack 50,000 meals to feed children in Haiti, according to organizers. Organizers at the meal packing... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Seeing EyeOHWOW ON WEDNESDAY: The OhWOW! Gloria and Rodger Jones Science Center, 11 W. Fe
Seeing Eye
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
OHWOW ON WEDNESDAY: The OhWOW! Gloria and Rodger Jones Science Center, 11 W. Federal St., Youngstown, will hold Wednesdays at OhWOW 4 to 5:30 p.m. every Wednesday as participants explore new events each week. Free with museum admission. The second... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Carol (Young) DobsonA lifelong resident of the area, she was the daughter of Robert and Ann (Campbe
Carol (Young) Dobson
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
A lifelong resident of the area, she was the daughter of Robert and Ann (Campbell) Young. Carol was a graduate of South Williamsport Area High School, and she provided joyful service to patrons of Wegmans in Williamsport for many years. In her free... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Catholic Church celebrates establishmentThis anniversary is thus named since the original parish of St. Joseph ceased t
Catholic Church celebrates establishment
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
This anniversary is thus named since the original parish of St. Joseph ceased to exist in 1997 with the merger of that congregation with St. Patrick Church, forming the new parish of St. Joseph & St. Patrick. The Most Reverend John F. Doerfler was... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Eulogy for a FriendOn Wednesday, Chris Hedges delivered this eulogy at the funeral of his friend a
Eulogy for a Friend
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
On Wednesday, Chris Hedges delivered this eulogy at the funeral of his friend and former divinity school classmate the Rev. Terry Burke, who spent 31 years as the pastor of the First Church Jamaica Plain, a Unitarian Universalist church in a... Read more
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Salon.com
“Something happened to me in Selma”: 50 years ago, a young white seminary student risked everything for the call of civil rightsThe ceremonies that marked the 50th anniversary of the signing of the historic
“Something happened to me in Selma”: 50 years ago, a young white seminary student risked everything for the call of civil rights
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
The ceremonies that marked the 50th anniversary of the signing of the historic Voting Rights Act last Aug. 6 have not yet ended. Last weekend people from as far away as Alaska and the Virgin Islands returned to Selma, Alabama, to remember yet another... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dunedin's early shorelines exploredLooking over some historic photos of Dunedin are Heritage New Zealand regional
Dunedin's early shorelines explored
Otago Daily Times / Posted 12 days ago
Looking over some historic photos of Dunedin are Heritage New Zealand regional archaeologist Dr Matthew Schmidt (left) and Dunedin Amenities Society member Paul Pope. PHOTO: BRENDA HARWOOD. The Dunedin Shoreline Trail, which marks the city's harbour... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Cornerstone: Pontotoc First Presbyterian celebrates centennialPONTOTOC – The congregation of Pontotoc First Presbyterian Church and its pasto
Cornerstone: Pontotoc First Presbyterian celebrates centennial
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
PONTOTOC – The congregation of Pontotoc First Presbyterian Church and its pastor, the Rev. Michelle Wood, may seem like an odd coupling. It’s unusual for a pastor’s first assignment to be a church that will turn 100 next Sunday. “We get along well,”... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, EURETHA JUNE LEWIS, Youngstown, Ohio“Together Again” RAVENNA - Euretha June Lewis, 83, formerly of Palmyra, died F
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, EURETHA JUNE LEWIS, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 13 days ago
“Together Again” RAVENNA - Euretha June Lewis, 83, formerly of Palmyra, died Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. She was born Sept. 13, 1931, in Richwood, W.Va., to Basil and Marie (Crews) Knight. A Palmyra resident from 1960 until she moved to Ravenna in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Richmond home of McHenry County pioneer to be marked as historic siteHomeowner Rommy Lopat said a white-painted sign with black cutout letters on th
Richmond home of McHenry County pioneer to be marked as historic site
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Homeowner Rommy Lopat said a white-painted sign with black cutout letters on the house reads “WM Homestead 1852,” in honor of the man who built the house, William McConnell. The house itself is not as significant as the man who built it, said Grace... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Religion NotesBranch of Life Christian Fellowship The Branch of Life Christian Fellowship is
Religion Notes
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 13 days ago
Branch of Life Christian Fellowship The Branch of Life Christian Fellowship is at 4818 Coronado Parkway in Cape Coral and is a non-denominational, Spirit-filled, contemporary Christian fellowship. Contact the church office at 239-464-4803 for a... Read more
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South Maryland News
Labor Day supper planned, community outreach event setLabor Day supper planned St. Paul’s Church, Piney Parish will hold its 121st L
Labor Day supper planned, community outreach event set
South Maryland News / Posted 13 days ago
Labor Day supper planned St. Paul’s Church, Piney Parish will hold its 121st Labor Day supper noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 7 at the church at 4535 Piney Church Road in Waldorf. Eat-in or carryout available with dinners for adults and carryouts $20 and $8... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Seeing EyeBALLOONS AND MAGIC: ''Balloons and Magic'' with Porgie will be held 1 p.m. Satu
Seeing Eye
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
BALLOONS AND MAGIC: ''Balloons and Magic'' with Porgie will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at Warren Trumbull County Public Main Library. Porgie the balloon guy will perform a magic show and make balloon animals. KINSMAN POLICE HOLD FUNDRAISER: Kinsman... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Planning Commission, Ponderosa tangle over 27-home rezoning bidFollowing an extraordinary public confrontation with executives of one of Pleas
Planning Commission, Ponderosa tangle over 27-home rezoning bid
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
Following an extraordinary public confrontation with executives of one of Pleasanton's largest homebuilders, the head of the city's Planning Commission last week refused to vote to allow Ponderosa Homes to construct 27 homes on a Centerpointe... Read more
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South Maryland News
Church newsChurch to hold yard sale Israel Total Life Ministries will hold a community da
Church news
South Maryland News / Posted 15 days ago
Church to hold yard sale Israel Total Life Ministries will hold a community day and yard sale 7 a.m. to noon Aug. 22 at the church at 64 Industrial Park Drive in Waldorf. To rent a vendor space, contact Manouchka Massillon-Payne at 202-445-3535 or... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Edith Booser dies: “Kindness ruled all she did’’Submitted Photo -- Edith Booser and her husband, Jim, on a walk through Middlet
Edith Booser dies: “Kindness ruled all she did’’
The Press and Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Submitted Photo -- Edith Booser and her husband, Jim, on a walk through Middletown. A young man from a local service organization had arrived at Edith Booser’s home to drive her to a dinner that evening at the Elks Lodge in Middletown, where she was... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
WILDA H. BENNINGTON 1920-2015 Wilda H. "Granny" Bennington, 95, of Lore City, died Sunday (Aug. 16, 20
WILDA H. BENNINGTON 1920
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 16 days ago
-2015 Wilda H. "Granny" Bennington, 95, of Lore City, died Sunday (Aug. 16, 2015) at her home. She was born April 15, 1920, in Powhatan Point, daughter of the late Forest Howell and Mary E. (Kinney) Howell. Mrs. Bennington... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner toughens requirements for religious exemption on vaccinesFamilies with religious objections to immunizing their children soon will have
Rauner toughens requirements for religious exemption on vaccines
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Families with religious objections to immunizing their children soon will have an additional hurdle to clear if they want to enroll students in public or private schools. Last week, Gov. Bruce Rauner approved a measure aimed at reducing the number... 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. Soup
Events
Warren Times Observer / Posted 16 days ago
Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Soup Kitchen, dinner and fellowship for all people, St. Joseph's Center, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Exalt Teen Power Hour, First Church of the Nazarene, 907 Pennsylvania Ave. E., 7... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKBEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range Local Schools, kindergarten orientation, 9-11 a.m.
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 16 days ago
BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range Local Schools, kindergarten orientation, 9-11 a.m., elementary school. West Branch school board, special meeting, 5 p.m., high school media room. COLUMBIANA Crestview Local Board of Education, regular meeting, 7 p.m.,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Post-fire renovations underway at Southside United MethodistSouthside United Methodist is beginning to look like a church again, after a fi
Post-fire renovations underway at Southside United Methodist
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 17 days ago
Southside United Methodist is beginning to look like a church again, after a fire destroyed it last November. The cause of the fire is still undetermined, but church members do know this: they are coming back bigger and better. The new church sits... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKBEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7 p.m., high school band room. Sout
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 17 days ago
BEAVER TOWNSHIP South Range school board, 7 p.m., high school band room. South Range Local Schools, open house, K-12 Complex; high school from 6:30-7:30 p.m.; grades five and six, 6-7 p.m.; grades seven and eight, 7-8 p.m.; grades one to four,... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Florence H. Jensen, 98, Minot, died Monday, August 10, 2015, at Manor Care, Minot. Florence H
Florence H. Jensen
Minot Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
, 98, Minot, died Monday, August 10, 2015, at Manor Care, Minot. Florence H. Johnson was born April 16, 1917, in Grand Forks, to parents Marcus and Emma (Hanson) Johnson. She grew up on the fam- ily farm and was... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Nominees chosen for local '25 Black Leaders to Watch' honorDozens of people are up for a distinguished award in the Rockford area. Nearly
Nominees chosen for local '25 Black Leaders to Watch' honor
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 17 days ago
Dozens of people are up for a distinguished award in the Rockford area. Nearly 100 people from Winnebago and Boone counties have been named as nominees for the 2015 Who's Who in Rockford: 25 Black Leaders to Watch award. Nominees not only serve... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Oldest Ukrainian church building facing demolitionThe first church used by Ukrainian Byzantine Catholics in the United States wil
Oldest Ukrainian church building facing demolition
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
The first church used by Ukrainian Byzantine Catholics in the United States will soon be no more, but its loss will help secure the future of its successor church. The original St. Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church on West Centre Street in... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKEAST LIVERPOOL Bigfoot Day at Beaver Creek State Park, Pioneer Village, 11 a.m
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 18 days ago
EAST LIVERPOOL Bigfoot Day at Beaver Creek State Park, Pioneer Village, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, open 1-5 p.m. Kool Time Kruisers hot rod and antique car group, 1-5 p.m., Wildlife Education Center. Mill ground wheat,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Ask Rufus: Early Columbus churchesLast week I spoke about the history of Columbus to a large group of sixth grade
Ask Rufus: Early Columbus churches
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
Last week I spoke about the history of Columbus to a large group of sixth graders at Heritage Academy. It's always interesting to see what questions are on the minds of young people. Last week I found the single most common topic for questions to be,... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Churches: August 16-22, 2015The following area houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday throug
Churches: August 16-22, 2015
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
The following area houses of worship have submitted calendars for Sunday through Aug. 22. Any congregation wanting to have its calendar for the week of Aug. 23-29 published in The Fairfield Ledger Aug. 21 should provide information to the newsroom... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Take 5: Experience N.Y.’s religious diversityMonasteries, churches and a temple offer glimpses into history, beliefs Temple
Take 5: Experience N.Y.’s religious diversity
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Monasteries, churches and a temple offer glimpses into history, beliefs Temples, cathedrals, small wooden chapels in the middle of a meadow — there are dozens of sacred religious sites in New York. Many are famous because of their architecture,... Read more
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