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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Feb. 4, 2016Archbald Historical event: Archbald His­tor­ical Society trip to Carbon­dale H
Community Events Listings, Feb. 4, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Archbald Historical event: Archbald His­tor­ical Society trip to Carbon­dale Historical Society, Monday, meet Archbald Borough Building, 6:30 p.m. for carpool; view artifacts in Carbondale collection, presentation by S. Robert... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
February 4, 2016Storytime at library SWARTZ CREEK – Storytime with Miss Carol will take place
February 4, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted 2 days ago
Storytime at library SWARTZ CREEK – Storytime with Miss Carol will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at the Perkins Library. – L.R. Fish dinner GAINES TOWNSHIP – The Knights of Columbus will host a fish dinner from 5 p.m.... Read more
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Task & Purpose
What Republicans And Their Army Fought For 150 Years AgoThe Civil War left the nation in shambles, but its soldiers, along with Lincoln
What Republicans And Their Army Fought For 150 Years Ago
Task & Purpose / Posted 2 days ago
The Civil War left the nation in shambles, but its soldiers, along with Lincoln’s new Republican Party sought a path to recovery. Their response was the creation of the Grand Army of the Republic. America — though no longer divided into the Union... Read more
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York Daily Record
Three Free Talks in Next Four WeeksI use this montage, from the 1994 Annual Report of York International Corporati
Three Free Talks in Next Four Weeks
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
I use this montage, from the 1994 Annual Report of York International Corporation, as the title slide in my presentation York Air Conditioning & Refrigeration; from 1935 to 2005. This talk is a continuation of an earlier presentation on the first 60... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsCentury Club:aroma therapy scrub class, today, 1:30 p.m.; Century Club 105th Bi
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Century Club:aroma therapy scrub class, today, 1:30 p.m.; Century Club 105th Birthday Gala, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.; hooks and needles, Feb. 17, 1 p.m.; book club, Feb. 21, 2 p.m.; Proper and Safe Medical Disposal seminar, Feb. 24, 2 p.m.; bridge and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
What really happened during Reconstruction?The United States is entering the sesquicentennial of Reconstruction, the perio
What really happened during Reconstruction?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The United States is entering the sesquicentennial of Reconstruction, the period after the Civil War when African Americans briefly enjoyed full civil and political rights. African Americans--200,000 of them--fought in that war, which made it hard to... Read more
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Wilson County News
Confederates on the Front PorchPartisan gridlock in Washington, the two parties at each other’s throats. The e
Confederates on the Front Porch
Wilson County News / Posted 19 days ago
Partisan gridlock in Washington, the two parties at each other’s throats. The economy wracked by disruptive new technologies and jostled by rising foreign competition. A growing concern that the divide between the rich and poor is growing. If that... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsWaverly Community House:Tots and Toddlers Music, Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m., Fridays
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Waverly Community House:Tots and Toddlers Music, Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m., Fridays, 9:15 a.m., and Saturdays, 11:30 a.m., $55; Sign and Sing, today, Jan. 23 and 30, Feb. 6, 13 and 20, 9:30 a.m., $65; Camp Discovery,Saturdays starting today, 10 to 11:30... Read more
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DNA Info
13 Things to Do for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Weekend in Central BrooklynThe Brooklyn Academy of Music is hosting its 30th annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr
13 Things to Do for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Weekend in Central Brooklyn
DNA Info / Posted 21 days ago
The Brooklyn Academy of Music is hosting its 30th annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. starting at 10:30 a.m. at the Howard Gilman Opera House in Fort Greene on Monday. View Full Caption BROOKLYN — For Martin Luther King Jr. Day... Read more
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The Advocate
Opinions about monuments often shift with timeIn voting to remove four public monuments with ties to the Confederacy, the New
Opinions about monuments often shift with time
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
In voting to remove four public monuments with ties to the Confederacy, the New Orleans City Council has weighed in on a public debate that’s lasted for months, drawing comments from across Louisiana and other parts of the country. What’s been... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Jan. 14, 2016Pittston Historical talk: Greater Pittston Historical Society hosting Craig Ro
Community Events Listings, Jan. 14, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Pittston Historical talk: Greater Pittston Historical Society hosting Craig Robertson of Lancaster and West Pittston, Saturday, 7-8:30 p.m., Pittston Memorial Library, 47 Broad St., topic: “The Butler Mine Tunnel from the Inside: Examining the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsWaverly Community House:Tots and Toddlers Music, Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m., Fridays
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Waverly Community House:Tots and Toddlers Music, Wednesdays, 5:45 p.m., Fridays, 9:15 a.m., and Saturdays, 11:30 a.m., starting today, $55; Sign and Sing, Saturday, Jan. 23 and 30, Feb. 6, 13 and 20, 9:30 a.m., $65; Camp Discovery,Saturdays starting... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsAmerican Red Cross:blood donation opportunities, today, 12:30 to 6:15 p.m., Lem
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
American Red Cross:blood donation opportunities, today, 12:30 to 6:15 p.m., Lemnitzer Armory, Tryon St.; Wednesday, 1 to 6 p.m., Beach Lake Free Methodist Church, 107 Milanville Road, Beach Lake; Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Clarks Summit State... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lecompton historic site to host its 20th annual lecture seriesLECOMPTON — Standing in the middle of the second-floor assembly room in Constit
Lecompton historic site to host its 20th annual lecture series
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
LECOMPTON — Standing in the middle of the second-floor assembly room in Constitution Hall, it isn’t difficult to picture scenes that played out here in the 1850s. The official territorial government of Kansas convened in the room, as did the... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Thomas’ search for Civil War soldiers’ graves earns national recognition | January 7, 2016Len Thomas SWARTZ CREEK – Len Thomas, president of the Swartz Creek Area Histor
Thomas’ search for Civil War soldiers’ graves earns national recognition | January 7, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted 30 days ago
Len Thomas SWARTZ CREEK – Len Thomas, president of the Swartz Creek Area Historical Society, has earned national recognition for his efforts in identifying the previously unmarked graves of Civil War soldiers. Tad D. Campbell, commander in-chief of... Read more
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DNA Info
Painted Bunting Starts the New Year in Brooklyn, Despite Cold SnapThis male Painted Bunting has taken up residence in Prospect Park since late No
Painted Bunting Starts the New Year in Brooklyn, Despite Cold Snap
DNA Info / Posted 1 months ago
This male Painted Bunting has taken up residence in Prospect Park since late November, local bird experts and the Prospect Park Alliance have said. The multi-colored male bird has not been spotted in Brooklyn since 1927, according to the Brooklyn... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Jan. 4, 2016Pasta dinner: Queen of the Apostles Parish buffet-style pasta dinner, Saturday,
Community Events Listings, Jan. 4, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Pasta dinner: Queen of the Apostles Parish buffet-style pasta dinner, Saturday, 5-8 p.m., parish hall, 742 Spring St.; takeouts, 4 p.m., BYO wine; sitdown tickets limited to 150, $10/adults, $6/ ages 3 to 12, free/under 3; parish office,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How Tolstoy rewrote the history of RussiaThe most emotionally open and spontaneous of all his fictional creations, Pierr
How Tolstoy rewrote the history of Russia
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
The most emotionally open and spontaneous of all his fictional creations, Pierre and Natasha are central to the sprawling narrative canvas Tolstoy unfolds before us, which tells of Napoleon’s war with Russia in 1805 and its recurrence in 1812, when... Read more
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The Advocate
Opinions about monuments often shift with timeIn voting to remove four public monuments with ties to the Confederacy, the New
Opinions about monuments often shift with time
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
In voting to remove four public monuments with ties to the Confederacy, the New Orleans City Council has weighed in on a public debate that’s lasted for months, drawing comments from across Louisiana and other parts of the country. What’s been... Read more

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