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Arts Journal
Library Lessonsoffers sewing classes in Bengali for Bangladeshi women, some of whom now earn a
Library Lessons
Arts Journal / Posted 9 minutes ago
offers sewing classes in Bengali for Bangladeshi women, some of whom now earn a living as seamstresses. Libraries in Flushing and South Jamaica teach social media skills to small-business owners. The result was that over the last two years,... Read more
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CNET
Let's fill a toilet with 240 pounds of mercury and then flush itdense lead bullet down a toilet. You need a super-sucker of a loo to get the jo
Let's fill a toilet with 240 pounds of mercury and then flush it
CNET / Posted 7 hours ago
dense lead bullet down a toilet. You need a super-sucker of a loo to get the job done. The bullet test prompted Cody to try flushing mercury, an even denser metal than lead. Don't worry. Cody's special guinea-pig toilet is a closed system, so none... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Whose privacy is it anyway: What the WADA hack tells us about transparencyplayer Rafael Nadal reacting during his match against Andrey Kuznetsov of Russi
Whose privacy is it anyway: What the WADA hack tells us about transparency
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 hours ago
player Rafael Nadal reacting during his match against Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia at the US Open Tennis Championships, in Flushing Meadows, New York, USA. Media reports state that Nadal, along with other 25 athletes, appeared on a list which was... Read more
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Mashable
Dude flushes 240 pounds of mercury down a toilet for inexplicable reasonsbad for toilets. How do we know this? Well, someone actually went out and purch
Dude flushes 240 pounds of mercury down a toilet for inexplicable reasons
Mashable / Posted 7 hours ago
bad for toilets. How do we know this? Well, someone actually went out and purchased a toilet expressly used to test how well the toxic liquid metal holds up against flushing water. Sounds dangerous, but we'll admit we're od... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Schools use new grant program to test for leadJim Presot. Prescot says they shut them off, covered them up and sent a letter
Schools use new grant program to test for lead
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 7 hours ago
Jim Presot. Prescot says they shut them off, covered them up and sent a letter to parents. He also says they ended up flushing the fountains and retesting them. After that, only two came back with elevated levels of lead. “That being said, we... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Eagle River flushes fire hydrants for routine maintenanceflushes fire hydrants for routine maintenance Submitted: 09/27/2016 The Light
Eagle River flushes fire hydrants for routine maintenance
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 8 hours ago
flushes fire hydrants for routine maintenance Submitted: 09/27/2016 The Light and Water Utility spent most of the day flushing fire hydrants. The city flushes the hydrants twice a year, once in the spring and fall. Workers make sure the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texans' Bill O'Brien refuses to talk about Patriots gamea Thursday night helped," cornerback Johnathan Joseph said. "You had time to pu
Texans' Bill O'Brien refuses to talk about Patriots game
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
a Thursday night helped," cornerback Johnathan Joseph said. "You had time to put it behind you because of the long weekend, flushing it out of your system and having an extra day to work Monday. "We don't talk about it. We had time to reflect on... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
The raging statin debate: Should you take a cholesterol-lowering drug? | Debunkedas one third of people taking statins suffered side effects and half stopped ta
The raging statin debate: Should you take a cholesterol-lowering drug? | Debunked
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 hours ago
as one third of people taking statins suffered side effects and half stopped taking the drugs because they had muscle pain, flushing or confusion. In rare cases, some experienced liver damage, memory loss or a breakdown of muscle tissue. Statins can... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
New program makes prescription drug disposal easier, saferand retail operations for Walgreens. Some of the few options that people have
New program makes prescription drug disposal easier, safer
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 hours ago
and retail operations for Walgreens. Some of the few options that people have to dispose of prescriptions drugs is flushing pills or throwing them in the trash, which raises environmental concerns. "Yes, I'm guilty. I soaked them in water... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teenage girl attacked by a gang on New York bus on her way to schoolpunched and slapped by a group of girls at around 8.30am on Wednesday during th
Teenage girl attacked by a gang on New York bus on her way to school
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
punched and slapped by a group of girls at around 8.30am on Wednesday during the school run on the Q44 bus from Jamaica to Flushing, and no one intervenes to help. In a grainy video taken on the bus, the 15-year-old is seen sitting on a seat when... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Higher water fees coming to Beaumont households, businessesis going up by about $1,050, she said. That's not just for washing bed sheets.
Higher water fees coming to Beaumont households, businesses
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
is going up by about $1,050, she said. That's not just for washing bed sheets. It's for dialysis and sterile processing, flushing commodes and any other typical household use times a couple of hundred that a hospital needs for patient care. The... Read more
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Melfort Journal
The drain gameAs Melfort transitions back to the water from the North Saskatchewan River from
The drain game
Melfort Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
As Melfort transitions back to the water from the North Saskatchewan River from the old reservoir, the city has started flushing out the water system. “The water from Codette Lake is now in the system. We opened the inlet probably last Monday... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Higher water fees coming to Beaumont households, businessesis going up by about $1,050, she said. That's not just for washing bed sheets.
Higher water fees coming to Beaumont households, businesses
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 16 hours ago
is going up by about $1,050, she said. That's not just for washing bed sheets. It's for dialysis and sterile processing, flushing commodes and any other typical household use times a couple of hundred that a hospital needs for patient care. The... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Mom demands answers after daughter attacked on MTA bus while going to schoolher 15-year-old from the violence. Claudette Newell said it happened about 8:3
Mom demands answers after daughter attacked on MTA bus while going to school
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 20 hours ago
her 15-year-old from the violence. Claudette Newell said it happened about 8:30 a.m. Sept. 21 on a Q44 bus from Jamaica to Flushing. Her daughter was on her way to school when at least three girls start pulling at her braids. Then, chaos... Read more
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New Kerala
Dilute honey may prove useful in fighting urine infections: newkerala.com #124412A honey solution might be useful for flushing urinary catheters to keep them cl
Dilute honey may prove useful in fighting urine infections: newkerala.com #124412
New Kerala / Posted 21 hours ago
A honey solution might be useful for flushing urinary catheters to keep them clean while they remain in the bladder. Honey has been used for centuries as a natural antiseptic to treat burns and wounds and many companies now sell a range of "medical... Read more
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The Forward
Bruce Springsteen’s Jewish Neighbors — and Other Highlights of The Boss’s Autobiographymy grandmother’s total dominion.” Paying tribute to the powers of persuasion o
Bruce Springsteen’s Jewish Neighbors — and Other Highlights of The Boss’s Autobiography
The Forward / Posted yesterday
my grandmother’s total dominion.” Paying tribute to the powers of persuasion of his first real manager and producer, the Flushing, Queens-born Mike Appel, Springsteen writes, “Mike could’ve talked Jesus down from the cross…” It was the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Okotoks' goldfish being reeled incampaign in spring called “Don’t let it loose” to warn about the dangers of rel
Okotoks' goldfish being reeled in
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
campaign in spring called “Don’t let it loose” to warn about the dangers of releasing pet fish into storm ponds or even flushing them down the toilet. FAST FACTS Why are goldfish a problem? In addition to outcompeting native species, aquarium... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Mom demands answers after daughter was attacked on MTA bus, driver allegedly did nothingstopped to help her 15-year-old. Claudette Newell said it happened about 8:30
Mom demands answers after daughter was attacked on MTA bus, driver allegedly did nothing
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
stopped to help her 15-year-old. Claudette Newell said it happened about 8:30 a.m. Sept. 21 on a Q44 bus from Jamaica to Flushing. Her daughter was on her way to school when at least three girls start pulling at her braids. Then, chaos... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texans' Bill O'Brien refuses to talk about Patriots gamea Thursday night helped," cornerback Johnathan Joseph said. "You had time to pu
Texans' Bill O'Brien refuses to talk about Patriots game
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
a Thursday night helped," cornerback Johnathan Joseph said. "You had time to put it behind you because of the long weekend, flushing it out of your system and having an extra day to work Monday. "We don't talk about it. We had time to reflect on... Read more
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CNET
Legos flushed by Brits alone could build a world-record towerphones take an underwater voyage. "Children love to explore their environment
Legos flushed by Brits alone could build a world-record tower
CNET / Posted yesterday
phones take an underwater voyage. "Children love to explore their environment and are often fascinated by the idea of flushing things away.," said Morgan Simpson, Direct Line home emergency response manager, in a release. "Whether it's... Read more
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Hospitality Net
M&R Hotel Management Names Manager of LaGuardia Airport HotelElezovic as general manager of the Holiday Inn Express LaGuardia Airport hotel,
M&R Hotel Management Names Manager of LaGuardia Airport Hotel
Hospitality Net / Posted yesterday
Elezovic as general manager of the Holiday Inn Express LaGuardia Airport hotel, located on Horace Harding Expressway in Flushing, New York. Elezovic, a 16-year hospitality industry veteran who has served in hotel management roles in Manhattan... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Going on a ROLLERCOASTER can shift your kidney stonesBut sitting at the back is up to four times more effective at flushing them out
Going on a ROLLERCOASTER can shift your kidney stones
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
But sitting at the back is up to four times more effective at flushing them out than clinging on at the front. Researchers decided to look into anecdotal evidence that a ride on Disneyland’s Big Thunder Mountain Railroad rollercoaster shifted small... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Carrie A. Zentichildren, Matthew, Lauren and Michael Milliner; an uncle, William (Judy) Olson
Carrie A. Zenti
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
children, Matthew, Lauren and Michael Milliner; an uncle, William (Judy) Olson of Gwinn; aunt, Barbara (Ernest) Irwin of Flushing, MI; cousins, Tomoko Inoue, John Irwin, Christine Holland, Eric Irwin, Chris Emmendorfer, Peter Zenti, Rico Zenti,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
“Monster Fish” Exhibition Opens At The Tennessee Aquarium On Saturday650 other fish species living here in the Southeast. We also hope they learn th
“Monster Fish” Exhibition Opens At The Tennessee Aquarium On Saturday
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
650 other fish species living here in the Southeast. We also hope they learn that simple actions we take at home, like not flushing old medicines down the toilet, helps the Aquarium in our work to protect aquatic animals and the rivers they call... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Water: It’s Not Your Problemto bathing in a bucket with luke warm water. We became accustomed to living out
Water: It’s Not Your Problem
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
to bathing in a bucket with luke warm water. We became accustomed to living out of 5 litre water bottles. We got used to flushing the toilet only when necessary; filling up the cistern with bath water, washing water or dirty water from the bath... Read more
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Guelph Mercury
Dear Science: Why do hangovers happen?inflammatory response. A 2000 study found that elevated acetaldehyde levels lea
Dear Science: Why do hangovers happen?
Guelph Mercury / Posted yesterday
inflammatory response. A 2000 study found that elevated acetaldehyde levels lead to increased skin temperature, facial flushing, elevated heart rate, lower blood pressure, dry mouth, nausea and headache. (Long term, it's also a cause of liver... Read more
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Gazette
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
Gazette / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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guardian-series
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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Harrow Times
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Johanna Konta sails through while Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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Gazette
Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
Gazette / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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guardian-series
Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Openget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Man arrested with rhino horns at ORT due in courtof Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa‚ said of the arrest: “I think it begins to
Man arrested with rhino horns at ORT due in court
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa‚ said of the arrest: “I think it begins to show how effective our systems are in terms of flushing out individuals who are linked or are found to be linked to illegal wildlife trade practices.” – T... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open « Shropshire Starget through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted s
Heather Watson pulls out of Wuhan Open « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
get through qualifying and make it to the main draw. After that she insisted she was feeling fit following her episode in Flushing Meadows where she went for blood tests after saying her symptoms were similar to when she suffered from glandular... Read more
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The Register
Yahoo! joins! Adobe! Flash! flush! mob!Yahoo! has joined the flood of companies flushing Adobe's Flash. Amit Jain, a
Yahoo! joins! Adobe! Flash! flush! mob!
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
Yahoo! has joined the flood of companies flushing Adobe's Flash. Amit Jain, a senior developer at the p0wned purple portal, has penned a piece for Streaming Media in which he explains Yahoo!'s transition to HTML 5. Jain explains that Yahoo! sniffed... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Cardinals lose to Bills in surprisingly decisive 33-18 finishwe knew that we were better than that,” Buffalo head coach Rex Ryan said. “We s
Cardinals lose to Bills in surprisingly decisive 33-18 finish
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
we knew that we were better than that,” Buffalo head coach Rex Ryan said. “We showed up today.” Buffalo avoided a season-flushing 0-3 start thanks mostly to a defensive scheme that frustrated Palmer and Co. from the get-go. On their first five... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
DISASTER DRILLED Steelers get schooled by rookie QB, coach - 15 Minutes by Ray Eckenrodegame. Facing 3rd-and-8 from the Philly 27, the Steelers pressured Carson Wentz
DISASTER DRILLED Steelers get schooled by rookie QB, coach - 15 Minutes by Ray Eckenrode
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
game. Facing 3rd-and-8 from the Philly 27, the Steelers pressured Carson Wentz for one of the few times on the afternoon, flushing him out of the pocket when Ryan Shazier made the fatal mistake of pursuing the QB instead of hanging with his man,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Work-life balance key at Charter Oakemploys over 200 agents with 45 staff members in its Holyoke, Mass., and Norwal
Work-life balance key at Charter Oak
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
employs over 200 agents with 45 staff members in its Holyoke, Mass., and Norwalk offices with major satellites in Hamden, Flushing and Albany, N.Y. Naughton said hiring a diverse workforce has helped the company stay on the cutting edge of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
How to lose weight - the scrumptious wayto a minimum. It is between meals that your body has a chance to go into fat-b
How to lose weight - the scrumptious way
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
to a minimum. It is between meals that your body has a chance to go into fat-burning and repair mode, burning fat and flushing out the sugar stored in your liver and pancreas. As soon as you snack, you stop that restorative process in its... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Work-life balance key at Charter Oakemploys over 200 agents with 45 staff members in its Holyoke, Mass., and Norwal
Work-life balance key at Charter Oak
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
employs over 200 agents with 45 staff members in its Holyoke, Mass., and Norwalk offices with major satellites in Hamden, Flushing and Albany, N.Y. Naughton said hiring a diverse workforce has helped the company stay on the cutting edge of the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Mets top Phillies in 17-0 blowouttheir home slate with an easy 17-0 win over the Phillies on Sunday afternoon at
Mets top Phillies in 17-0 blowout
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
their home slate with an easy 17-0 win over the Phillies on Sunday afternoon at Citi Field to finish with a 44-37 record in Flushing this year. Robert Gsellman (3-2) tossed seven scoreless innings, and Curtis Granderson hit his 30th homer while... Read more
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birminghammail
Discoloured water pouring from taps in city suburbsfor 20 minutes and repeat the process. Severn Trent said: “Our teams are on th
Discoloured water pouring from taps in city suburbs
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
for 20 minutes and repeat the process. Severn Trent said: “Our teams are on their way to site to take samples and look at flushing the mains. Read More “Discolouration is usually caused by the disturbance of mains sediments and deposits that... Read more
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Farming Life
There is nothing better than biting into a luscious, freshly picked appleflesh? The first thing that strikes you is the weight of the apple – light and
There is nothing better than biting into a luscious, freshly picked apple
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
flesh? The first thing that strikes you is the weight of the apple – light and bouncy and not heavily laden with gas flushing and heavy duty warehouse chilling. Thanks to gardener extraordinaire Jilly Dougan, my variety has been identified... Read more
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Sun Star
Composting like never beforegarbage collectors just dump them inside one truck, anyway. DTBC is also eyein
Composting like never before
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
garbage collectors just dump them inside one truck, anyway. DTBC is also eyeing the grease that restaurants are just flushing out through their drainpipes, as majority of restaurants in the city do not have the required grease traps. Grease... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Failed comeback a huge letdown for Metsthe play-in game on Oct. 5. That means the Mets’ hopes will come down to Seth
Failed comeback a huge letdown for Mets
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
the play-in game on Oct. 5. That means the Mets’ hopes will come down to Seth Lugo, which is hardly cause for optimism in Flushing. That’s especially true if the Giants edge out the Cardinals for the second spot and start Madison Bumgarner in the... Read more
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