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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Pedestrian crossing recommended for budget considerationJeff Heuchert editor@stratfordgazette.com A pair of controlled crossings have
Pedestrian crossing recommended for budget consideration
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 20 hours ago
Jeff Heuchert editor@stratfordgazette.com A pair of controlled crossings have been identified to improve pedestrian safety in Stratford’s downtown. But only one of the proposed locations – Downie Street near George – will be considered during the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Antiques by Terry and Kim KovelChildren’s toys reflect the world of adults, so it is not surprising that somet
Antiques by Terry and Kim Kovel
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Children’s toys reflect the world of adults, so it is not surprising that sometimes a toy represents the political ideas of the parents and the children just think of it as a toy. George Brown, the famous toymaker from Connecticut, patented a... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Who R Ya - Huddersfield TownClick and join in the Vital QPR forum! Vital QPR assesses this weekend's opp
Who R Ya - Huddersfield Town
vitalfootball co uk / Posted yesterday
Click and join in the Vital QPR forum! Vital QPR assesses this weekend's opponents - Huddersfield Town. Nickname: The Terriers Ground: John Smith's Stadium - 24500 Manager: Chris Powell First Division - Runners-up:... Read more
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The Advocate
The Lower Chakras to reunite at Chelsea’s CaféOn Jan. 9, 1978, Tim Parrish, future singer in the Baton Rouge underground rock
The Lower Chakras to reunite at Chelsea’s Café
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
On Jan. 9, 1978, Tim Parrish, future singer in the Baton Rouge underground rock band The Lower Chakras, witnessed The Sex Pistols in concert at local music club The Kingfish. The Sex Pistols, an infamous punk-rock band from London, were on their... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Sniff test: Aroma kits offer an edge in wine appreciationEach week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overc
Sniff test: Aroma kits offer an edge in wine appreciation
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue. As many restaurant-goers know, the right glass of wine can be the difference between a good meal and a great one. Mr. De Civita’s company sells wine... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU’s O-line sees freshman infusionFreshman LSU football players contributing immediately is nothing out of the or
LSU’s O-line sees freshman infusion
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Freshman LSU football players contributing immediately is nothing out of the ordinary under Les Miles. This is Part 9 of a 10-part daily series featuring LSU freshmen - Wednesday: TE Foster Moreau is adjusting to college life in a crowded... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU’s O-line sees freshman infusionAdvocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Freshman offensive guard Maea Teuhem
LSU’s O-line sees freshman infusion
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Freshman offensive guard Maea Teuhema (75) fields questions from the media during LSU's 2015 football media day at their football operations center on campus, Sunday, August 16, 2015, in Baton... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Were the Pan Am Games worth it? And is Toronto Olympic-ready?We were promised an economic boon, a renewed sporting legacy and something to c
Were the Pan Am Games worth it? And is Toronto Olympic-ready?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
We were promised an economic boon, a renewed sporting legacy and something to cheer for. With a possible Olympic bid looming, the city must quickly figure out if the Pan Am Games delivered. Verity Stevenson, Oliver Sachgau and Dakshana Bascaramurty... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
'Please support our turbine'A group has been formed to seek community support for a proposed Dearham wind t
'Please support our turbine'
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
A group has been formed to seek community support for a proposed Dearham wind turbine, two months after an application for the project was thrown out. Dearham farmer Robbie Manchester is looking for community support for his turbine plans Farmer... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Family upset after bond set for security guard: 'Murderer!'The family of 64-year-old Philip Whitaker shouted out "Murderer!" as the court
Family upset after bond set for security guard: 'Murderer!'
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 8 days ago
The family of 64-year-old Philip Whitaker shouted out "Murderer!" as the court granted George Brown, 67, a $15,000 bond. The family was escorted out of the courtroom but was not charged with contempt. They do not think the indictment for involuntary... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender mediation cost taxpayers $118,000That effort failed to secure the school system any additional operating funds a
Pender mediation cost taxpayers $118,000
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
That effort failed to secure the school system any additional operating funds and, with the bills now coming due, the school board’s budget shortfall is closer to $2.7 million. The school board owes the Raleigh-based law firm Schwartz & Shaw a little... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
News Minute: Here is the latest Virginia news from The Associated PressFREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) - The University of Mary Washington is welcoming nearl
News Minute: Here is the latest Virginia news from The Associated Press
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) - The University of Mary Washington is welcoming nearly 1,400 freshmen and transfer students to campus. The school says students began arriving yesterday. Classes for the fall semester begin on Monday. VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
VCU hospital security guard indicted in man's deathRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A security guard involved in a fatal altercation with a cu
VCU hospital security guard indicted in man's death
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 9 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A security guard involved in a fatal altercation with a customer at a Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center pharmacy has been charged with involuntary manslaughter. David Powell of the Richmond Commonwealth Attorney's... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
VCU hospital security guard indicted in man's deathRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A security guard involved in a fatal altercation with a cu
VCU hospital security guard indicted in man's death
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A security guard involved in a fatal altercation with a customer at a Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center pharmacy has been charged with involuntary manslaughter. David Powell of the Richmond Commonwealth Attorney's... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
“It’s frustrating" family of man who died after he was tackled at VCU pharmacy speak outRICHMOND, Va. — An involuntary manslaughter charge has been brought against sec
“It’s frustrating" family of man who died after he was tackled at VCU pharmacy speak out
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — An involuntary manslaughter charge has been brought against security guard George Brown Jr., accused of tackling 64-year-old Phillip Whitaker as he tried to fill his prescriptions at the VCU Medical ambulatory pharmacy. Brown has... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Family of man who died after pharmacy fight not satisfied with indictmentThe family of a 64-year-old Varina man who died after an altercation with a con
Family of man who died after pharmacy fight not satisfied with indictment
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
The family of a 64-year-old Varina man who died after an altercation with a contracted security guard is furious. Friday marks two weeks since Phillip Whitaker died at VCU Medical after being taken off life support, following a violent clash with a... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Manslaughter charge against guard who 'tackled' man at VCU pharmacyOn Friday afternoon, 64-year-old Phillip Whitaker was waiting on his prescripti
Manslaughter charge against guard who 'tackled' man at VCU pharmacy
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
On Friday afternoon, 64-year-old Phillip Whitaker was waiting on his prescriptions at the VCU Medical ambulatory pharmacy, according to the family RICHMOND, Va. – An involuntary manslaughter charge has been brought against security guard George... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Security guard indicted after death at VCU Medical CenterA security guard has been indicted following the death of a man at VCU Medical
Security guard indicted after death at VCU Medical Center
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
A security guard has been indicted following the death of a man at VCU Medical Center. George Brown, 67, faces involuntary manslaughter after he was indicted on Wednesday. The charge came following the death of 64-year-old Philip Whitaker, who died... Read more
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The Advocate
Where will they play? LSU OL coach Jeff Grimes cross-training freshman linemenMaea Teuhema might be a guard, Toby Weathersby could end up at center, and Chid
Where will they play? LSU OL coach Jeff Grimes cross-training freshman linemen
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Maea Teuhema might be a guard, Toby Weathersby could end up at center, and Chidi Valentine-Okeke may be headed for the tackle spot. No LSU position group saw a bigger influx in rookies than coach Jeff Grimes and the offensive line. The coach is... Read more
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News Mail
Burnett Heads diggers' history needed for memorialTHE Burnett Heads Lighthouse Hotel Community raffle group has donated $4000 tow
Burnett Heads diggers' history needed for memorial
News Mail / Posted 12 days ago
THE Burnett Heads Lighthouse Hotel Community raffle group has donated $4000 toward the refurbishment of the Burnett Heads War Memorial, with a second donation of $2000 last week. The Memorial Park Committee have applied to the Queensland Government... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
SEARCH ENGINE: Spaghetti Monster at the factoryYou ask... We answer. Q: Anyone who grew up in St. Catharines in the ’80s like
SEARCH ENGINE: Spaghetti Monster at the factory
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 days ago
You ask... We answer. Q: Anyone who grew up in St. Catharines in the ’80s likely celebrated at least one birthday at Julio’s Italian Buffet on Hartzel Road (also called Plant Two for a while) seeing your name on the birthday train as it passed by on... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
SEARCH ENGINE: Spaghetti Monster at the factoryYou ask... We answer. Q: Anyone who grew up in St. Catharines in the ’80s like
SEARCH ENGINE: Spaghetti Monster at the factory
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 14 days ago
You ask... We answer. Q: Anyone who grew up in St. Catharines in the ’80s likely celebrated at least one birthday at Julio’s Italian Buffet on Hartzel Road (also called Plant Two for a while) seeing your name on the birthday train as it passed by on... Read more
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Welland Tribune
SEARCH ENGINE: Spaghetti Monster at the factoryYou ask... We answer. Q: Anyone who grew up in St. Catharines in the ’80s like
SEARCH ENGINE: Spaghetti Monster at the factory
Welland Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
You ask... We answer. Q: Anyone who grew up in St. Catharines in the ’80s likely celebrated at least one birthday at Julio’s Italian Buffet on Hartzel Road (also called Plant Two for a while) seeing your name on the birthday train as it passed by on... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Public access to Cooper site deniedChet Greason cgreason@stratfordgazette.com City council has denied a request b
Public access to Cooper site denied
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 15 days ago
Chet Greason cgreason@stratfordgazette.com City council has denied a request by the Friends of the Cooper Site to allow tours of the former railway shops, passing a recommendation from staff that would see entry to the derelict building remain... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Pages past — Aug. 13On this date …1975: The Clovis Chamber of Commerce announced Gen. George Brown,
Pages past — Aug. 13
Clovis News Journal / Posted 17 days ago
On this date …1975: The Clovis Chamber of Commerce announced Gen. George Brown, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, would be the guest speaker at its annual banquet on Oct. 17. Gen. Brown ranked under only President Ford and Secretary of Defense... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Colborne gallery to exhibit work of Cobourg artistVital Energy, the very force that gives us life, is a concept that humanity has
Colborne gallery to exhibit work of Cobourg artist
Northumberland Today / Posted 17 days ago
Vital Energy, the very force that gives us life, is a concept that humanity has grappled with since the beginnings of conscious thought. Is it something to be harnessed, subdued, and channelled for personal benefit, or is it best left to its own... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Outside agency assesses Pender DSS, recommends improvementsOver the past three months, a team from Public Consulting Group, INC. (PCP) rev
Outside agency assesses Pender DSS, recommends improvements
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
Over the past three months, a team from Public Consulting Group, INC. (PCP) reviewed data, conducted interviews, observed employees, took surveys and conducted focus groups at Pender County Department of Social Services. "The county has decided to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Request for more school funds irks Pender commissionersCommissioners were told the approved funding would be enough to buy the site fo
Request for more school funds irks Pender commissioners
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
Commissioners were told the approved funding would be enough to buy the site for a new Surf City school -- about $900,000 -- and enough to pay three architectural firms to design schools to the point where construction documents might be in the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Aldi plans for six new stores in Shropshire « Shropshire StarWith shops already under construction in Newport and Oswestry, the company says
Aldi plans for six new stores in Shropshire « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 23 days ago
With shops already under construction in Newport and Oswestry, the company says it could soon be announcing a new store in the south of Telford. And negotiations are also under way for land deals for two new stores in Shrewsbury and one in... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Championship Preview - Huddersfield TownClick and join in the Vital QPR forum! Vital QPR assesses fellow Championshi
Championship Preview - Huddersfield Town
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 23 days ago
Click and join in the Vital QPR forum! Vital QPR assesses fellow Championship sides in the upcoming campaign - next up it's Huddersfield Town Nickname: The Terriers Ground: John Smith's Stadium -... Read more
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The Standard
Eco-friendly and exceptionalThursday, August 06, 2015Toronto developer Tridel's eco-friendly community revi
Eco-friendly and exceptional
The Standard / Posted 24 days ago
Thursday, August 06, 2015Toronto developer Tridel's eco-friendly community revitalization project, SQ2 at Alexandra Park, offers an impressive selection of 169 units with exceptional features and modern finishes. Breathing new life into a prime... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Gorillas' Grade 2 heroicsIt was billed the year Warilla would be a major threat in the NSW Grade 1 Final
Gorillas' Grade 2 heroics
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 24 days ago
It was billed the year Warilla would be a major threat in the NSW Grade 1 Finals, but the South Coast club now has a second team in Illawarra Grade 1 pennants, following the Gorillas' stunning victory in the Grade 2 finals. Warilla’s champion Grade... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Fourth-place finish by Kyrinis golf highlightSt. Catharines native Judith Kyrinis placed fourth at the Golf Association of O
Fourth-place finish by Kyrinis golf highlight
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 25 days ago
St. Catharines native Judith Kyrinis placed fourth at the Golf Association of Ontario’s senior ladies championship played at the Loyalist Golf Course in Bath. The Thornhill Golf and Country Club member fired rounds of 72, 77 and 77 to finish five... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Fourth-place finish by Kyrinis golf highlightSt. Catharines native Judith Kyrinis placed fourth at the Golf Association of O
Fourth-place finish by Kyrinis golf highlight
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 25 days ago
St. Catharines native Judith Kyrinis placed fourth at the Golf Association of Ontario’s senior ladies championship played at the Loyalist Golf Course in Bath. The Thornhill Golf and Country Club member fired rounds of 72, 77 and 77 to finish five... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Fourth-place finish by Kyrinis golf highlightSt. Catharines native Judith Kyrinis placed fourth at the Golf Association of O
Fourth-place finish by Kyrinis golf highlight
Welland Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
St. Catharines native Judith Kyrinis placed fourth at the Golf Association of Ontario’s senior ladies championship played at the Loyalist Golf Course in Bath. The Thornhill Golf and Country Club member fired rounds of 72, 77 and 77 to finish five... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Sharks under 18s maul ColtsThe Moruya Sharks under 18s booked a preliminary final berth after a convincing
Sharks under 18s maul Colts
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
The Moruya Sharks under 18s booked a preliminary final berth after a convincing 24-10 win against the Cooma Colts at George Brown Memorial Oval, Eden on Saturday. BREAKING TACKLES: A mob of Cooma Colts players try to bring down Moruya Shark Cohen... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Valuing our space, our placeThere is an islandwide process now on to assess T&T’s national heritage sites,
Valuing our space, our place
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 26 days ago
There is an islandwide process now on to assess T&T’s national heritage sites, and in some cases, to rethink what constitutes such a site, and embrace new ones. And the whole village of Lopinot will soon be listed as a national heritage site. This is... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Unexplained service failures frustrate residentsJeff Heuchert editor@stratfordgazette.com The city is looking for answers afte
Unexplained service failures frustrate residents
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 29 days ago
Jeff Heuchert editor@stratfordgazette.com The city is looking for answers after an unusually high number of water service failures in a north-end neighbourhood. City council will consider a recommendation to conduct soil testing on Gregory Crescent... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Olivia Chow’s return to federal politics surprised...no oneShe’s baaaaaaaaaaccckkk! Olivia Chow is back in the news. After resigning as a
Olivia Chow’s return to federal politics surprised...no one
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
She’s baaaaaaaaaaccckkk! Olivia Chow is back in the news. After resigning as a federal NDP MP last March, running a poor campaign to become Mayor of Toronto (finishing a distant third) and a brief sojourn as a visiting professor at Ryerson... Read more

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