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Statesboro Herald
Dr. Van Buren's historic hospitalDr. Harvey Van Buren, the first African-American physician in Statesboro, opene
Dr. Van Buren's historic hospital
Statesboro Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Dr. Harvey Van Buren, the first African-American physician in Statesboro, opened his Van Buren Sanitarium on Elm Street in December 1918, Candra E. Teshome told the Bulloch County Historical Society. Note the year, 1918. "At the time, his practice... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Road repair project stalls over burial site concernsWAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) - Officials have halted a road repair project on Maui's Ka
Road repair project stalls over burial site concerns
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) - Officials have halted a road repair project on Maui's Kahekili Highway while they figure out how to best protect a nearby burial site. The Maui News reports that project coordinators discussed the site Wednesday with the Maui... Read more
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The Maui News
Respecting our ‘ancestral kupuna’On Wednesday, project coordinators discussed the site with the Maui Lanai Islan
Respecting our ‘ancestral kupuna’
The Maui News / Posted 14 days ago
On Wednesday, project coordinators discussed the site with the Maui Lanai Islands Burial Council, which plans to make a decision on a burial treatment plan next month. "The issue of ancestral bones is going to become more relevant as more... Read more
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Irish Central
The American dollar sign was created – accidentally – by a bankrupt IrishmanThe 1979 sculpture memorial to Oliver Pollock erected in Galvez Plaza, in downt
The American dollar sign was created – accidentally – by a bankrupt Irishman
Irish Central / Posted 20 days ago
The 1979 sculpture memorial to Oliver Pollock erected in Galvez Plaza, in downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Photo by: Waymarking.com / User: titansfan Oliver Pollock, an Irishman from what is now Coleraine, County Derry, set out for the New World in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Landmarks commission OKs demolition permit for Woodlawn churchThe Commission on Chicago Landmarks signed off on a permit application to demol
Landmarks commission OKs demolition permit for Woodlawn church
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
The Commission on Chicago Landmarks signed off on a permit application to demolish the Shrine of Christ the King in the Woodlawn neighborhood after an October fire devastated the church's interior. This is just one step in the process, and the future... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
News Briefs Jan. 14, 2016Library offers course in business developmentBeginning Monday, Jan. 11, the Apa
News Briefs Jan. 14, 2016
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 21 days ago
Library offers course in business developmentBeginning Monday, Jan. 11, the Apalachicola Municipal Library in collaboration with Florida A&M University’s cooperative extension program is offering “You have a dream; “Let’s make it happen,” which is... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
News Briefs Janaury 14, 2016Library offers course in business developmentBeginning Monday, Jan. 11, the Apa
News Briefs Janaury 14, 2016
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 25 days ago
Library offers course in business developmentBeginning Monday, Jan. 11, the Apalachicola Municipal Library in collaboration with Florida A&M University’s cooperative extension program is offering “You have a dream; “Let’s make it happen,” which is... Read more

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