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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramRALEIGH – For generations, any woman in who owned a dress made by Willie Otey K
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted an hour ago
RALEIGH – For generations, any woman in who owned a dress made by Willie Otey Kay owned an heirloom, a coveted gem, a treasure beyond price. Throughout much of the 20th century in North Carolina, the black seamstress worked in silk, satin and lace... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Untold Story of the Edgartown Carnegie Buildingthe only book on the history of Longfellow, Alden and Harlow, came to Edgartown
Untold Story of the Edgartown Carnegie Building
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
the only book on the history of Longfellow, Alden and Harlow, came to Edgartown for research and did not discover this gem, designed by Edgartown’s native son, Frank Alden who was born here in 1858 and died here in 1908. It was Frank who... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Woven of dignity: Black seamstress' legacy on displayFor generations, any woman who owned a dress made by Willie Otey Kay owned an h
Woven of dignity: Black seamstress' legacy on display
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 hours ago
For generations, any woman who owned a dress made by Willie Otey Kay owned an heirloom, a coveted gem, a treasure beyond price. Throughout much of the 20th century in North Carolina, the black seamstress worked in silk, satin and lace to design... Read more
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examiner.com
Busted: Reports about gun control v. gun safety are misleadingMeanwhile, a story out of Indiana about a sheriff’s department program this eve
Busted: Reports about gun control v. gun safety are misleading
examiner.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Meanwhile, a story out of Indiana about a sheriff’s department program this evening at the Hamilton County Fairgrounds at Noblesville gets it right. Noblesville is northeast of Indianapolis. The Maryland Reporter noted yesterday that “top Democrats... Read more
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ABC News
Woven of Dignity: Black Seamstress' Legacy on DisplayFor generations, any woman who owned a dress made by Willie Otey Kay owned an h
Woven of Dignity: Black Seamstress' Legacy on Display
ABC News / Posted 10 hours ago
For generations, any woman who owned a dress made by Willie Otey Kay owned an heirloom, a coveted gem, a treasure beyond price. Throughout much of the 20th century in North Carolina, the black seamstress worked in silk, satin and lace to design... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Letters round- East-West rail, bird mess, Southcourt, Valentines, ADOS and attack on rightshappy memories of their involvement with the society, and of having seen their
Letters round- East-West rail, bird mess, Southcourt, Valentines, ADOS and attack on rights
Aylesbury Today / Posted 11 hours ago
happy memories of their involvement with the society, and of having seen their shows. Northumberland Ave, Aylesbury Gem on doorstep It would be great to alert people in Buckinghamshire to an amazing exhibition which is on at the Aylesbury... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
New owner plans to restore St. Clair Inn to former gloryup the options on a hotel near the Detroit Metro airport in Romulus and on the
New owner plans to restore St. Clair Inn to former glory
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
up the options on a hotel near the Detroit Metro airport in Romulus and on the St. Clair Inn. According to the St. Clair County register of deeds, the purchase of the St. Clair Inn was mortgaged for $4.1 million. It was love at first sight,... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Denying Dollar Generalnearly 9,100 sq. ft. retail store to be built along Parrotts Ferry Road in Colu
Denying Dollar General
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 15 hours ago
nearly 9,100 sq. ft. retail store to be built along Parrotts Ferry Road in Columbia. As reported in December, the Tuolumne County Planning Commission voted 5 to 2 against issuing a conditional use permit and site permit for the project. A decision... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Come hereThere’s a gem – or it might be called a diamond in the rough – right here in Mc
Come here
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
There’s a gem – or it might be called a diamond in the rough – right here in McHenry County. It’s a place you can come to without being judged for how you think. to search for your kind of religion. to be uplifted by a choir... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Purchase of Redstone open space given stamp of approval by countyCovenant issue still needs to be sorted out Pitkin County gave its Open Space
Purchase of Redstone open space given stamp of approval by county
Aspen Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
Covenant issue still needs to be sorted out Pitkin County gave its Open Space and Trails Department the approval to purchase a 70-acre property in Redstone on Wednesday following months of delays while an issue regarding an existing covenant dragged... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Central YMCA of Youngstown unveils plans for $5M renovation projectwill be able to bring their kids of any age and feel like there’s a lot more to
Central YMCA of Youngstown unveils plans for $5M renovation project
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 21 hours ago
will be able to bring their kids of any age and feel like there’s a lot more to do,” he said. “[The Central YMCA] is a gem, and we need to keep it strong and vibrant. That’s the driving force behind this renovation.” Thomas Gasce, Youngstown... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Crystal Theater ‘Gem of a Season’ performers finalizedthat never die. This is a free concert to season ticket holders. All others can
Crystal Theater ‘Gem of a Season’ performers finalized
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
that never die. This is a free concert to season ticket holders. All others can purchase tickets at the regular price. "A Gem of a Season" starts Sunday, June 5 at 2 p.m. with the Belting Babes of Broadway, three female vocalist singing Broadway... Read more
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Miami New Times
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuitsfiled by a millionaire Internet maverick who's trying to muscle him out — all w
Hialeah Park, Florida's greatest racetrack, battles mega-casinos and lawsuits
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
filed by a millionaire Internet maverick who's trying to muscle him out — all while detractors charge he has let a historic gem fall into disrepair. "The racetrack has been a noose around John's neck ever since he bought it," says Halsey Minor,... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Untold Story of the Carnegie Buildingthe only book on the history of Longfellow, Alden and Harlow, came to Edgartown
Untold Story of the Carnegie Building
Vineyard Gazette / Posted yesterday
the only book on the history of Longfellow, Alden and Harlow, came to Edgartown for research and did not discover this gem, designed by Edgartown’s native son, Frank Alden who was born here in 1858 and died here in 1908. It was Frank who... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Bathtub Beach closed until May for restorationMARTIN COUNTY, Fla. - It may not be the best timing coming in the middle of tou
Bathtub Beach closed until May for restoration
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. - It may not be the best timing coming in the middle of tourist season, but a Treasure Coast gem is getting a sorely needed makeover. Bathtub Beach is closed for the next three months. “We’re going to be putting about... Read more
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Evening Standard
Richard Godwin: Is it just me who’s fed up with being bitten by Apple?a policy that has been engineered by her own son. Mary Fleur Cameron, 81, lent
Richard Godwin: Is it just me who’s fed up with being bitten by Apple?
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
a policy that has been engineered by her own son. Mary Fleur Cameron, 81, lent her name to a petition to Oxfordshire County Council protesting about the closure of local children’s centres. “My name is on the petition but I don’t want to... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Around townThere will be an Italian dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Beverly M
Around town
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
There will be an Italian dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Beverly Masonic lodge hosted by the Washington County Interstate Exchange 4-H club. The menu will include lasagna, spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and desserts. All donations are... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Two Summit County entrepreneurs honored for creativity, leadershipTwo Summit County women will be recognized for their impact on the community th
Two Summit County entrepreneurs honored for creativity, leadership
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Two Summit County women will be recognized for their impact on the community through their businesses. Dr. Christine Ebert-Santos and Candy Elkind were selected for the 2015 Mountain Town Business Women’s Awards. The award’s inaugural year brought... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
New details surface in 2004 disappearance of Tucson manTwelve years after a local gem dealer vanished from southern Arizona, new detai
New details surface in 2004 disappearance of Tucson man
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 2 days ago
Twelve years after a local gem dealer vanished from southern Arizona, new details are surfacing in the investigation surrounding the disappearance of Charles "Chuck" Simmons. KOLD News 13 has learned at least one business associate owed Simmons up... Read more
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Daily Record
Valentine’s Day dining in Morris Countypartner, family or friends, Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to share a s
Valentine’s Day dining in Morris County
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
partner, family or friends, Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to share a special meal with someone you love and Morris County has no shortage of memorable dining experiences to please every palate. From ethnic to continental cuisine and new... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Petaluman is Pandora’s tunes gurua local resident of some musical stature, and the key requirement was that the
Petaluman is Pandora’s tunes guru
Petluma360.com / Posted 3 days ago
a local resident of some musical stature, and the key requirement was that the piece “should reflect the beauty of Sonoma County,” Silow said. With Gasser and his family sitting in the audience, the “Sonoma Overture” drew a standing ovation. New... Read more
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The News & Observer
We must save Durham’s Carolina Theatreits acoustics sublime. The only problem I’ve ever had with DPAC is its proximit
We must save Durham’s Carolina Theatre
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
its acoustics sublime. The only problem I’ve ever had with DPAC is its proximity to the equally architecturally impressive county jail across the street: if you have a couple of highballs before strolling over to catch “The Lion King,” you could... Read more
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NBC San Diego
The SoundDiego Record Club features some of the best new musical releases from around the county. Read on
The SoundDiego Record Club
NBC San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
features some of the best new musical releases from around the county. Read on and listen in. As always, be sure to support our local artists and purchase their music when possible -- and if you can, go see them at a... Read more
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Summit Daily News
The history of Fiester Preserve near Bill’s Ranch in FriscoBill’s Ranch is one of those neighborhoods in Summit County enveloped in a rich
The history of Fiester Preserve near Bill’s Ranch in Frisco
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Bill’s Ranch is one of those neighborhoods in Summit County enveloped in a rich history. Structures built in the 1930s still stand, and descendants of original residents continue to be involved in the community. The story behind how the neighborhood... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Local golf scene about to emerge from hibernationThen again, past tournaments have produced “Crosby weather” with heavy winds, r
Local golf scene about to emerge from hibernation
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Then again, past tournaments have produced “Crosby weather” with heavy winds, rain, sleet and even snow. Locally, the Lake County Amateur Golf Circuit kicks off its 23rd season in two weeks with the playing of the Lake County One Man Scramble at... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach cultural leaders push for one-cent sales tax hikeCultural Council of Palm Beach County’s list of cultural capital funding reques
Palm Beach cultural leaders push for one-cent sales tax hike
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s list of cultural capital funding requests 1. African American Research Library and Cultural Center $1,000,000 Located in the old Roosevelt High School facility just west of downtown West Palm Beach, this... Read more
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chroniclelive
Landmark church of St Chad's in Gateshead celebrates completion of major reroofing projectto re-roof other parts of the church. The Rector, the Revd Dr Meg Gilley, said
Landmark church of St Chad's in Gateshead celebrates completion of major reroofing project
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
to re-roof other parts of the church. The Rector, the Revd Dr Meg Gilley, said: “St Chad’s is an amazing church, a hidden gem. “We are so thankful that the work has been completed and the higher roofs are now watertight. We are most grateful for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Friday1116 15th St., Sacramento, beginning at 9:30 p.m. Go to www.theparkdowntown.com
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Friday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
1116 15th St., Sacramento, beginning at 9:30 p.m. Go to www.theparkdowntown.com for more information.Things to do ▪ The Gem Faire will begin a three-day run at the Placer County Fairgrounds and Event Center, 800 All America City Blvd.,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Police warn of increased drunk driving on Super Bowl SundayEarly voting starts Monday in Adams CountyEarly voting starts Monday in Adams C
Police warn of increased drunk driving on Super Bowl Sunday
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
Early voting starts Monday in Adams CountyEarly voting starts Monday in Adams County Early voting starts Monday in Adams County. County Clerk Chuck Venvertloh announced that the State Board of Elections resolved ongoing objections to several... Read more
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PR.com
Geoff Notkin Debuts New Meteorite, Draws Crowds at 2016 Tucson Gem and Mineral Shows Tucson, AZ, February 05, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Making his 18th consecutive appear
Geoff Notkin Debuts New Meteorite, Draws Crowds at 2016 Tucson Gem and Mineral Shows
PR.com / Posted 6 days ago
Tucson, AZ, February 05, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Making his 18th consecutive appearance at the Tucson gem and mineral shows, internationally renowned meteorite specialist... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
February concert guide: Fetty Wap, Carly Rae Jepsensinger from Louisiana, opens. Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3. Coors Light B
February concert guide: Fetty Wap, Carly Rae Jepsen
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
singer from Louisiana, opens. Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3. Coors Light Birds Nest, across from the main Waste Management Phoenix Open entrance at 82nd Street and Bell Road, Scottsdale. $50-$100. wmphoenixopen.com.2/4: Kevin Gates Straight... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Human rights commission asking for more from QPSEarly voting starts Monday in Adams CountyEarly voting starts Monday in Adams C
Human rights commission asking for more from QPS
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
Early voting starts Monday in Adams CountyEarly voting starts Monday in Adams County Early voting starts Monday in Adams County. County Clerk Chuck Venvertloh announced that the State Board of Elections resolved ongoing objections to several... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Marion County moving forward with bridge replacementEarly voting starts Monday in Adams CountyEarly voting starts Monday in Adams C
Marion County moving forward with bridge replacement
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
Early voting starts Monday in Adams CountyEarly voting starts Monday in Adams County Early voting starts Monday in Adams County. County Clerk Chuck Venvertloh announced that the State Board of Elections resolved ongoing objections to several... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
In-Depth Report: Policing the Policephone calls to health departmentFacebook post prompts tons of phone calls to he
In-Depth Report: Policing the Police
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
phone calls to health departmentFacebook post prompts tons of phone calls to health department Officials with the Marion County Health Department have concerns with a post circulating around on Facebook. A picture is being shared urging people... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Former Ojai Mayor and Ventura County Supervsior Ralph “Hoot” Bennett passes awayFormer Ojai mayor and Ventura County Supervisor Ralph "Hoot" Bennett passed awa
Former Ojai Mayor and Ventura County Supervsior Ralph “Hoot” Bennett passes away
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
Former Ojai mayor and Ventura County Supervisor Ralph "Hoot" Bennett passed away on Wednesday. He was 86. Bennett was a well-known figure in Ventura County, said John Flynn, a former Ventura County supervisor who served alongside Bennett on the... Read more
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Denver Post
Boulder band shell, Central City theater on Colorado Preservation listand landscaping led to a reputation as the company's showcase facility. • The
Boulder band shell, Central City theater on Colorado Preservation list
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
and landscaping led to a reputation as the company's showcase facility. • The Glen Huntington Bandshell, an Art Deco gem in Boulder's Central Park, was built in 1938 by local architect Glen Huntington and prominent landscape architect Saco... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Curly's Caribbean Flava Owner Raps, Sings, and Makes Some of the Best Jerk Chicken in South FloridaForget Port of Spain, Kingston, or Negril. When it comes to Caribbean food, Sou
Curly's Caribbean Flava Owner Raps, Sings, and Makes Some of the Best Jerk Chicken in South Florida
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 7 days ago
Forget Port of Spain, Kingston, or Negril. When it comes to Caribbean food, South Florida has it all. The tri-county area — from Miami-Dade north to Palm Beach County — is home to dozens of Caribbean-style restaurants. Of course, that includes... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Beyond the Blues' celebrates African-American artistsTheatre Company at Celebration Church Feb. 5 in a staged reading of African-Ame
'Beyond the Blues' celebrates African-American artists
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Theatre Company at Celebration Church Feb. 5 in a staged reading of African-American playwright August Wilson's "Gem of the Ocean." And Feb. 12, Olson will sit down with Kwame Kwei-Armah, artistic director of Baltimore's Center Stage, in... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Natural selectionsSun 2:30pm. Thru Feb. 28. Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Boulevard, Building D, 3r
Natural selections
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Sun 2:30pm. Thru Feb. 28. Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Boulevard, Building D, 3rd Floor. 441-8822. www.magictheatre.com Gem of the Ocean @ Marin Theatre Company August Wilson's first in his ten-part African American historical play series, set... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Valentine's Day Dining GuideThings to Do in San Diego Alexander’s (North Park) Now, to another land known
Valentine's Day Dining Guide
NBC San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Things to Do in San Diego Alexander’s (North Park) Now, to another land known for love:, Italy! This Italian-inspired gem in North Park is known to make hearts flutter so reservations are suggested, “andiamo!” The indoor white décor is chic... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Soft-spoken and erudite, Marvin Thomas made Howard County libraries greatMarvin Thomas never intimidated anyone. By all accounts self-effacing and perso
Soft-spoken and erudite, Marvin Thomas made Howard County libraries great
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Marvin Thomas never intimidated anyone. By all accounts self-effacing and personable, the former director of the Howard County Library System was not the sort to demand deference. He just seemed to inspire it. One of those accounts comes from... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Best bets: What to do in Chicago nowWhether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a pl
Best bets: What to do in Chicago now
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
Whether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a play, we're here to up your cultural (and fun) IQ. Here are top picks for your cultural calendar for the coming week, the coming month and beyond. 1 If, when the Earl of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
The Buzz, Feb. 2all look like Pinocchio. What's the difference?

Flint, Michigan, is bankr

The Buzz, Feb. 2
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
all look like Pinocchio. What's the difference?

Flint, Michigan, is bankrupt (Democrats' fault). Emergency management team switched water source for savings (Republicans). City council unanimously concurred (Democrats).

I count... Read more

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Athens Banner-Herald
Residual sugar in red winesMondavi Fume Blanc Reserve 2013 ($50). It’s a lot of money for a sauvignon blan
Residual sugar in red wines
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Mondavi Fume Blanc Reserve 2013 ($50). It’s a lot of money for a sauvignon blanc, but the complexity you get from this gem takes the grape to another level. Sourcing the grapes from the prized To Kalon vineyard, Mondavi has sculpted rich wine... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka upcoming meetings and events, January 2, 2016 updateavailable. Proceeds go to community projects. Topeka Autism Support Group, 5:3
Topeka upcoming meetings and events, January 2, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
available. Proceeds go to community projects. Topeka Autism Support Group, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library (Hughes Room 205), 1515 S.W. 10th. Information: Search for Topeka Autism Support Group on... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Understanding the Science Behind Idaho's Mild 2015-2016 Flu Seasoncommunity's immunity. Despite what Tenglesen and other public health officials
Understanding the Science Behind Idaho's Mild 2015-2016 Flu Season
Boise Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
community's immunity. Despite what Tenglesen and other public health officials say about the value of vaccinations, the Gem State has one of the highest childhood vaccine exemption rates in the U.S., with many Idahoans objecting to vaccines on... Read more
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chad
Six great things about Mansfieldwho can forget cricket. The area boasts many sides and produced many players wh
Six great things about Mansfield
chad / Posted 9 days ago
who can forget cricket. The area boasts many sides and produced many players who have gone on to play for their county - and even their country. What’s more, the district now plays host to county championship matches with... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Racing season on its waySpeedway. New track owner Scott Gobrecht and general manager Kolten Gouse are t
Racing season on its way
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Speedway. New track owner Scott Gobrecht and general manager Kolten Gouse are transforming the long-neglected York County oval into a gem of a racing facility. Gone are those flimsy boards that served as the grandstands. The restrooms are... Read more
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The Columbian
Community scoreboard 2/1Riddle of Vancouver, made a hole-in-one on Hole No. 5 from 147 yards with a 5-i
Community scoreboard 2/1
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Riddle of Vancouver, made a hole-in-one on Hole No. 5 from 147 yards with a 5-iron. Witnessed by Don Compton.RUNNING CLARK COUNTY RUNNING CLUB Jan. 30 Heritage Trail 3-mile run 1, Jamie Skinner, 57, La Center, 20:28. 2, Mckena Harbertson, 14,... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
A local high-tech HQand other computer hardware, and provides software solutions to improve documen
A local high-tech HQ
Statesboro Herald / Posted 10 days ago
and other computer hardware, and provides software solutions to improve document flow, document retention and workflow management. It offers VOIP, or voice-over-internet phone services. Besides these truly digital products and services, Digital... Read more
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