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The Columbian
Oil and coal train protest shuts down BNSF tracks in Spokaneprotest, organized by Veterans for Peace, is the second in Spokane in the last
Oil and coal train protest shuts down BNSF tracks in Spokane
The Columbian / Posted 16 hours ago
protest, organized by Veterans for Peace, is the second in Spokane in the last month. The first was organized by the Raging Grannies and also saw three people arrested. About a dozen protesters gathered on the tracks in front of a stopped train to... Read more
19h
The Irish Times
Television: ‘The Fall’ sets itself up for one – or a riveting finalecould be the start of something even bigger for Baz: a global business catering
Television: ‘The Fall’ sets itself up for one – or a riveting finale
The Irish Times / Posted 19 hours ago
could be the start of something even bigger for Baz: a global business catering to thrill-seeking widows and daredevil grannies. I know my mammy would sign up in a heartbeat. Programmes about Travellers can range from clinical sociological... Read more
19h
NorthWest Cable News
Three veterans arrested in oil train protestsaid Thomas Linzey, attorney for the protestors. In August, a group of grandmo
Three veterans arrested in oil train protest
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 19 hours ago
said Thomas Linzey, attorney for the protestors. In August, a group of grandmothers who call themselves the “Raging Grannies” were arrested for blocking the tracks in protest. In the last month, Direct Action Spokane has stopped a dozen... Read more
2d
Marie Claire
The Best Fashion Blogs Ever60, or 70, or 80…) Cohen’s dazzling street style snaps of stylish seniors is a
The Best Fashion Blogs Ever
Marie Claire / Posted 2 days ago
60, or 70, or 80…) Cohen’s dazzling street style snaps of stylish seniors is a treat. He grew up worshipping both his glam grannies and parlayed his respect for the older lady into a USP as a young photographer in NYC. The story of the blog has... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Family from Three Holes, near Wisbech, pay tribute to their 21-old son who died in a collision at Finchamhis laugh and his love of people and animals. “Our Christopher, our son, broth
Family from Three Holes, near Wisbech, pay tribute to their 21-old son who died in a collision at Fincham
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
his laugh and his love of people and animals. “Our Christopher, our son, brother, nephew, uncle and friend is now in grannies care. “Our beautiful boy will be loved and missed forever. Goodnight sweetheart.” The accident happened on the... Read more
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The Irish Times
50 Ways to Kill Your Mammies review: More stunts, more mammies, more funto risk killing himself in his quest to kill at least one mammy. This could be
50 Ways to Kill Your Mammies review: More stunts, more mammies, more fun
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
to risk killing himself in his quest to kill at least one mammy. This could be the start of something even bigger for Baz – a global business catering to thrillseeking widows and daredevil grannies. I know my mammy would sign up in a h... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Spectator Democracythe United States an election in which the masses will have to choose between d
Spectator Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the United States an election in which the masses will have to choose between dysentery and diarrhoea, between two ageing grannies, one a bigot of nonsensical proportions, and the other a pathological liar with a passion for dishonesty. One of the... Read more
6d
Scotsman
Ross Noble on his new Brain Dump tourto his 500,000 plus Twitter followers. Their suggestions dictated his route and
Ross Noble on his new Brain Dump tour
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
to his 500,000 plus Twitter followers. Their suggestions dictated his route and the people he met, from armwrestling grannies to attempting to find an Abba wrist watch in Aberystwyth. Noble has just completed another trailbike tour this... Read more
7d
Irish Examiner
There are THREE new additions to the Gogglebox cast and viewers are loving besties Mary and MarinaBristolian accents, pretty much straight away… This new old lady on gogglebox
There are THREE new additions to the Gogglebox cast and viewers are loving besties Mary and Marina
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
Bristolian accents, pretty much straight away… This new old lady on gogglebox buys a scratch card a day. My hero ❤️ The grannies from Bristol on Gogglebox have got me creasing How bristolian are them two old birds on gogglebox Their... Read more
8d
Daily Record
Boy, 11, dies in bedroom just minutes after being sent upstairs by parentsgrandmother, Joanne McCann, added: “Such a beautiful boy Leon was. My heart bre
Boy, 11, dies in bedroom just minutes after being sent upstairs by parents
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
grandmother, Joanne McCann, added: “Such a beautiful boy Leon was. My heart breaks for his mummy and daddy and brothers and grannies and all his family circle. Sleep tight wee angel with your granda Johnny.” And family friend Trisha Willoughby also... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Boy, 11, dies in bedroom just minutes after being sent upstairs by parentsgrandmother, Joanne McCann, added: “Such a beautiful boy Leon was. My heart bre
Boy, 11, dies in bedroom just minutes after being sent upstairs by parents
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
grandmother, Joanne McCann, added: “Such a beautiful boy Leon was. My heart breaks for his mummy and daddy and brothers and grannies and all his family circle. Sleep tight wee angel with your granda Johnny.” And family friend Trisha Willoughby also... Read more
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BC Local News
Alberni’s grannies step up to the plateTen years ago, a few local women joined a movement to help women and children i
Alberni’s grannies step up to the plate
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
Ten years ago, a few local women joined a movement to help women and children in Africa. Known as the PAGO Grannies, this group of grandmothers and grand “others” was inspired by a visit from Stephen Lewis in November 2006 and has been raising funds... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Alberni’s grannies step up to the plateTen years ago, a few local women joined a movement to help women and children i
Alberni’s grannies step up to the plate
Alberni Valley News / Posted 8 days ago
Ten years ago, a few local women joined a movement to help women and children in Africa. Known as the PAGO Grannies, this group of grandmothers and grand “others” was inspired by a visit from Stephen Lewis in November 2006 and has been raising funds... Read more
9d
Al.com
Alabama sisters find fame with YouTube beauty advice and online fashion boutiquesaid they would love to have their own clothing label one day, but they will co
Alabama sisters find fame with YouTube beauty advice and online fashion boutique
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
said they would love to have their own clothing label one day, but they will continue creating makeup videos. "We want to make this what we do for as long as possible," Fourt said. "We'll make YouTube videos until we're grannies," St. Joh... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
Tycoon Buyanga Attacks Police Chief Over 'Unfair Treatment'of the economy" and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. "I said sure
Tycoon Buyanga Attacks Police Chief Over 'Unfair Treatment'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
of the economy" and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. "I said surely, I can't go after these people, poor old grannies and families trying to live under the most difficult circumstances," he recalls. Buyanga extended an olive branch... Read more
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11d
New Zimbabwe
Snubbed Buyanga hits out at ZRP boss Chihuriof the economy” and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. “I said sure
Snubbed Buyanga hits out at ZRP boss Chihuri
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
of the economy” and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. “I said surely, I can’t go after these people, poor old grannies and families trying to live under the most difficult circumstances,” he recalls. Buyanga extended an olive branch... Read more
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11d
Eureka Times-Standard
‘Speak Your Peace’ at the Playhousecelebration of inner and global peace through singing will start at 7 p.m., wit
‘Speak Your Peace’ at the Playhouse
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 11 days ago
celebration of inner and global peace through singing will start at 7 p.m., with the Redwood Coast Montessori Choir, Raging Grannies, Joanne Rand, Yemaya Kimmel and Family on Peace Drums Circle. Storytelling and a short film from Syria will... Read more
12d
Daily Maverick
Report: Trump’s Ascent – Friday January 20, 2017the highest levels of government. However, under Donald Trump, it has turned ou
Report: Trump’s Ascent – Friday January 20, 2017
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
the highest levels of government. However, under Donald Trump, it has turned out that, at least up until now, the nation’s grannies have been spared their untimely slaughter.” “The result, however, is the continuing drift has already spread to... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
My Jail Hell, Chihuri Snub - Buyangaof the economy" and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. "I said sure
My Jail Hell, Chihuri Snub - Buyanga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
of the economy" and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. "I said surely, I can't go after these people, poor old grannies and families trying to live under the most difficult circumstances," he recalls. Buyanga extended an olive branch... Read more
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13d
Illawarra Mercury
How greenie grannies did Port Kembla proudtreatment on environmental matters has lost some of its power. All of this mak
How greenie grannies did Port Kembla proud
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
treatment on environmental matters has lost some of its power. All of this makes the pioneering efforts of the “green grannies” – and grandfathers, fathers, daughters, sons and mums – stand out. They did the hard yards standing up for the... Read more
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13d
Illawarra Mercury
How greenie grannies did Port proudtreatment on environmental matters has lost some of its power. All of this mak
How greenie grannies did Port proud
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
treatment on environmental matters has lost some of its power. All of this makes the pioneering efforts of the “green grannies” – and grandfathers, fathers, daughters, sons and mums – stand out. They did the hard yards standing up for the... Read more
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13d
Maple Ridge News
Sixth annual GETI Fest held in Memorial Peace Parkmorning you would see local entertainment on the main stage, from the acoustic
Sixth annual GETI Fest held in Memorial Peace Park
Maple Ridge News / Posted 13 days ago
morning you would see local entertainment on the main stage, from the acoustic stylings of Aaron Connaughton, to the Raging Grannies singing about hospital parking fees and other issues that stick in their collective craw. You would find the CEED... Read more
13d
BC Local News
Sixth annual GETI Fest held in Memorial Peace Parkmorning you would see local entertainment on the main stage, from the acoustic
Sixth annual GETI Fest held in Memorial Peace Park
BC Local News / Posted 13 days ago
morning you would see local entertainment on the main stage, from the acoustic stylings of Aaron Connaughton, to the Raging Grannies singing about hospital parking fees and other issues that stick in their collective craw. You would find the CEED... Read more
13d
The Zimbabwe Standard
My jail hell, Chihuri snub: Buyangaof the economy” and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. “I said sure
My jail hell, Chihuri snub: Buyanga
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 13 days ago
of the economy” and felt sorry for the people who owed him money. “I said surely, I can’t go after these people, poor old grannies and families trying to live under the most difficult circumstances,” he recalls. Buyanga extended an olive branch... Read more
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14d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Full review of Nissan's 2017 Maxima SR"Black Max" follows the logical evolution of the Maxima, which started out in t
Full review of Nissan's 2017 Maxima SR
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
"Black Max" follows the logical evolution of the Maxima, which started out in the 1980s as a soft-sprung cruiser for grannies; but now, 3 million units later, has been re-calibrated as a souped-up "four-door sports car." Assembled up the... Read more
14d
The China Post
Japanese grannies bitten by cheerleading bug CHIBA, Japan -- Strutting her stuff in a gold-hemmed mini-skirt, white leathe
Japanese grannies bitten by cheerleading bug
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
CHIBA, Japan -- Strutting her stuff in a gold-hemmed mini-skirt, white leather boots and shaking silver pom-poms, octogenarian Fumie Takino has discovered her elixir of youth — cheerleading. Takino and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Japanese granny 'Dreamgirls' bitten by cheerleading bugpom poms, 84-year-old Fumie Takino has discovered her elixir of youth — cheerle
Japanese granny 'Dreamgirls' bitten by cheerleading bug
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
pom poms, 84-year-old Fumie Takino has discovered her elixir of youth — cheerleading. Ms Takino and her troupe of spirited grannies tweak the nose of old age, even if their rambunctious routine to the song Dreamgirls leaves them painfully out of... Read more
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15d
Manila Bulletin
Japan’s granny ‘Dreamgirls’ bitten by cheerleading bug2016 of the United Spirit Association (USA) Japan in Chiba, a suburb of Tokyo.
Japan’s granny ‘Dreamgirls’ bitten by cheerleading bug
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
2016 of the United Spirit Association (USA) Japan in Chiba, a suburb of Tokyo. Takino and her troupe of spirited grannies tweak the nose of old age, even if their rambunctious routine to the song “Dreamgirls” leaves them painfully out of... Read more
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15d
Billboard
Coldplay's A Head Full of Dreams Tour: 7 Highlights, From Michael J. Fox Cameo to David Bowie Tributethe journey so far. The Chainsmokers Are Working With Coldplay's Chris Martin:
Coldplay's A Head Full of Dreams Tour: 7 Highlights, From Michael J. Fox Cameo to David Bowie Tribute
Billboard / Posted 15 days ago
the journey so far. The Chainsmokers Are Working With Coldplay's Chris Martin: Watch 1. Feel the Fan Love! From tots to grannies, Coldplay has developed an intriguing core base by transforming otherwise casual music fans into Coldplay lifers.... Read more
17d
Alberni Valley News
Editorial:Grandmothers are saving a generationin Canada, is the grassroots connection it has to people. In Port Alberni, that
Editorial:Grandmothers are saving a generation
Alberni Valley News / Posted 17 days ago
in Canada, is the grassroots connection it has to people. In Port Alberni, that connection—through the volunteer Pago Grannies—will celebrate a decade of raising funds and awareness for African grandmothers. It is difficult to comprehend from... Read more
17d
walesonline
No sense of romance for Bake Off producersculture. Think about it. The only other female septuagenarians regularly on tel
No sense of romance for Bake Off producers
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
culture. Think about it. The only other female septuagenarians regularly on television when Mary entered the tent were the grannies knitting breakfast cereal in the Shreddies advert and those horrible Wonga puppets. Read More And as Bake Off... Read more
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18d
The Chronicle
A thrift shop lifestylea few. The Durham Rescue Mission and TROSA Thrift Store both have huge selectio
A thrift shop lifestyle
The Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
a few. The Durham Rescue Mission and TROSA Thrift Store both have huge selections for the masses while Everything But Grannies Panties requires a bit more of an eccentric taste. However, you need not travel off-campus to explore the unknown... Read more
18d
The Daily Tar Heel
'Raging Grannies' group skeptical of Dakota Access Pipeline halt Ryan Salchert | Published Cory Duncan, a member of the Cherokee nation, prote
'Raging Grannies' group skeptical of Dakota Access Pipeline halt
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 18 days ago
Ryan Salchert | Published Cory Duncan, a member of the Cherokee nation, protests the creation of the Dakota Pipeline, in Carrboro on Saturday. Photo by Alex Kormann / The Daily Tar... Read more
20d
Northern Daily Leader
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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20d
The Young Witness
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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20d
Western Advocate
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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20d
Kiama Independent
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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20d
Manning River Times
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
Manning River Times / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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20d
Goondiwindi Argus
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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20d
The North West Star
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
The North West Star / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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20d
Daily Liberal
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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The Border Mail
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
The Border Mail / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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The Courier
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Outfor the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their l
Tim Ferguson returns to his rural roots and B&S ball mayhem in the film Spin Out
The Courier / Posted 20 days ago
for the world title), but one wholeheartedly embraced by locals who lug their ladies (wives, girlfriends, mothers-in-law, grannies) through a 250-metre obstacle course at the Singleton Show in September. #4 Beer Can Regatta – Darwin, Northern... Read more
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21d
The Daily Tar Heel
Protestors in Carrboro oppose pipeline in Standing Rockhas not been a kind nation to the indigenous people," said Ruth Zalph, a member
Protestors in Carrboro oppose pipeline in Standing Rock
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 21 days ago
has not been a kind nation to the indigenous people," said Ruth Zalph, a member of the Triangle chapter of the Raging Grannies, a group of female activists who advocate for issues such as environmental protection, racial equality and women's... Read more
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22d
Tucson Weekly
26 Things to Do In Tucson In The Next Seven Dayscan now see the stuff and even purchase it. The show displays glorious worst of
26 Things to Do In Tucson In The Next Seven Days
Tucson Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
can now see the stuff and even purchase it. The show displays glorious worst of the worst—from paint-by-number hedonistic grannies, kaleidoscopic kitties and spiraling UFOs to orange nudies that got nothin’ on Picasso’s rose period and straight-up... Read more
23d
The Age
The Secret Life of Pets review: Nothing new in a story that's all bark and no bitefor lots of comedy, and there is the potential to appeal across many "market se
The Secret Life of Pets review: Nothing new in a story that's all bark and no bite
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
for lots of comedy, and there is the potential to appeal across many "market segments", as the studios now call us. Kids to grannies, the whole enchilada.The Secret Life of Pets. Photo: UPI Media The problem is how to make it new – and on that... Read more
27d
Daily Telegraph
Turn yourself into a sandwich for better healthsnoring. If you have ever wondered why so many Italians have such lovely curly
Turn yourself into a sandwich for better health
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
snoring. If you have ever wondered why so many Italians have such lovely curly hair it’s because they listened to their grannies and always ate up the rind on their salami and on their parmesan cheese. Their grannies also told them that if they... Read more
28d
The Brantford Expositor
Adults get creative and connectedoffered by the Laurier Association for Lifelong Learning. There also will be a
Adults get creative and connected
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 28 days ago
offered by the Laurier Association for Lifelong Learning. There also will be a presentation from the Grand River Grannies on Sept. 8, an event focusing on Brantford's military history on Nov. 9 and a seasonal celebration on Dec. 14. The... Read more
28d
Vernon Morning Star
Roots 'n Brews on tapMarten Brew Pub, Recline Ridge Winery, Summerhill Winery, Crannog Ales, Honeymo
Roots 'n Brews on tap
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 28 days ago
Marten Brew Pub, Recline Ridge Winery, Summerhill Winery, Crannog Ales, Honeymoon Meadery at Planet Bee, Organic Tea Grannies, Wildcraft Forest Teas, GiggleBerries and more. David Beaudoin, cheese expert with the Dairy Farmers of Canada,... Read more
28d
KREM.com Spokane
'Raging Grannies' arrested after oil train protestSPOKANE, Wash. – Three grandmothers were charged for obstructing a train on Wed
'Raging Grannies' arrested after oil train protest
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 28 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. – Three grandmothers were charged for obstructing a train on Wednesday. The three are known as the “Raging Grannies.” They blocked BNSF train tracks in protest because they want Spokane to stop oil and coal trains from going through... Read more
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