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Bangor Daily News
Bangor council votes to take building despite former owner’s offer to pay tax debthoused the Ofelia’s Arte Fino Gallery, a combination thrift shop, art gallery a
Bangor council votes to take building despite former owner’s offer to pay tax debt
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 minutes ago
housed the Ofelia’s Arte Fino Gallery, a combination thrift shop, art gallery and performance venue. In 2011, the Bangor Historical Society temporarily moved into 73 Central to set up an exhibit commemorating the 100th anniversary of Bangor’s... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Richard WujekKnights of Columbus serving as Faithful Captain. He was president of the Breaki
Mendota Reporter Richard Wujek
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
Knights of Columbus serving as Faithful Captain. He was president of the Breaking Prairie Museum of Mendota Museum and Historical Society, trustee of Troy Grove Village Board for 31 years, a member of Mendota Elks Lodge 1212 and a past... Read more
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Times News
Summit Hill approves conversion to LED streetlightsand a $13,700 grant to be applied to the cost of a new police cruiser. • Counc
Summit Hill approves conversion to LED streetlights
Times News / Posted 2 hours ago
and a $13,700 grant to be applied to the cost of a new police cruiser. • Councilman Billy O’Gurek said the Summit Hill Historical Society purchased paint and materials for improving the Ludlow Park Gazebo. He said the painting and other work... Read more
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Carroll County News
CALENDAR OF EVENTSbook workshop from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. every Friday. Call Lynne Crow at 479-586-48
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Carroll County News / Posted 3 hours ago
book workshop from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. every Friday. Call Lynne Crow at 479-586-4868 for more information. SATURDAYSAlpena Historical Society is third SaturdaysThe Alpena Historical Society meets every third Saturday of the month, at 10 a.m. at the... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Pickup truck crash in McKenzie County kills 41-old manOklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the
Pickup truck crash in McKenzie County kills 41-old man
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 hours ago
Oklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the North Dakota oil patch. North Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuitNorth Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuit The state... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
PATRICIA 'PATTY' RUTLEDGE 1930a life member of the First United Methodist. She was a member of the Guernsey C
PATRICIA 'PATTY' RUTLEDGE 1930
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 hours ago
a life member of the First United Methodist. She was a member of the Guernsey County Genealogical Society, Guernsey County Historical Society, Guernsey County Senior Center and the Cambridge Glass Collectors. Patty's biggest joy was downtown... Read more
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York Daily Record
A private patron: Louis Appell Jr. (Part I)was "kind of crabby," said Beverly Hawkins, now the managing editor of Country
A private patron: Louis Appell Jr. (Part I)
York Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
was "kind of crabby," said Beverly Hawkins, now the managing editor of Country Home magazine. The photo shoot was at the Historical Society of York County, where Pfaltzgraff exhibit honored the York company's 19th-century roots. When the photo... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Williston man sentenced on dozens of drug and theft chargesOklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the
Williston man sentenced on dozens of drug and theft charges
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 hours ago
Oklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the North Dakota oil patch. North Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuitNorth Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuit The state... Read more
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Bleacher Report
How the NFL Squeezes Extra Summer Cash out of Fansinterested in how major public projects like this come together and get built,"
How the NFL Squeezes Extra Summer Cash out of Fans
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 hours ago
interested in how major public projects like this come together and get built," Pamela McClanahan, director of Minnesota Historical Society Press, told the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. All those interested in how major public projects like U.S.... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
State Supreme Court hears arguments in Minot parking disputeOklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the
State Supreme Court hears arguments in Minot parking dispute
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 hours ago
Oklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the North Dakota oil patch. North Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuitNorth Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuit The state... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Bismarck man pleads not guilty to attempted murder chargeOklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the
Bismarck man pleads not guilty to attempted murder charge
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 7 hours ago
Oklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the North Dakota oil patch. North Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuitNorth Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuit The state... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, June 28, 2016625 Deacon St., to discuss neighborhood activities, concerns and membership.
Community Events Listings, June 28, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
625 Deacon St., to discuss neighborhood activities, concerns and membership. Old Forge Historical meeting: Old Forge Historical Society meeting, Thursday, 7 p.m., lower level meeting room of the Borough Building, South Main Street, parking in... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Public noticesPUBLISH (June 28, 2016) *COUNTY PROJECTS* Brown County Historical Society
Public notices
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
PUBLISH (June 28, 2016) *COUNTY PROJECTS* Brown County Historical Society BIDS CLOSE JULY 19, 2016 Notice to contractors: Notice is hereby given that the Board of Com- missioners, Brown County; New Ulm, MN along with the Brown County... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
OUTDOOR BRIEFSRoute 414 at 8:50. Leader Roy Fontaine may be reached at 570-220-4707. Annual
OUTDOOR BRIEFS
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
Route 414 at 8:50. Leader Roy Fontaine may be reached at 570-220-4707. Annual garden tours are today The Clinton County Historical Society will hold its annual garden tour from 1 to 5 p.m. today, rain or shine. A $10 ticket will get the bearer... Read more
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Rappler
Why Cavite officials swear before this crossLibrada’s son, Vicente, told Rappler. Vicente “Paeng” de Peralta is a former c
Why Cavite officials swear before this cross
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
Librada’s son, Vicente, told Rappler. Vicente “Paeng” de Peralta is a former councilor of Tanza and president of the Tanza Historical Society. His fellow councilors took their oath before that cross in 1998. His own daughter Sandy, although a... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
Norman Lester Morseby refreshments. Contributions may be given to Missions Fund of the First Congr
Norman Lester Morse
The Chronicle Express / Posted 13 hours ago
by refreshments. Contributions may be given to Missions Fund of the First Congregational Church of Houston, the Dundee Historical Society, or UNICEF. Norman was born Nov. 25, 1917 in Bethlehem, Pa., the son of Lester Forrest and Marie Butz... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Remember when?Photo courtesy of Delta County Historical Society Swimming and playing at the
Remember when?
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 13 hours ago
Photo courtesy of Delta County Historical Society Swimming and playing at the playground are activities that have been and always will be popular with area children. Above, the merry-go-round seems to be a hit for the children in this photo from the... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Glick-Sower House restoration nears finishfor the shutters. "Every effort was made to duplicate how the house originally
Glick-Sower House restoration nears finish
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 13 hours ago
for the shutters. "Every effort was made to duplicate how the house originally looked," said Glick-Sower House trustee and Historical Society employee, Michelle Roseburrough. Roseburrough said the project has been a local team effort, with Hay... Read more
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WestportNow
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 8:30 a.m. - Town Hall Room 201 - Human Services Commission 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
WestportNow / Posted 13 hours ago
8:30 a.m. - Town Hall Room 201 - Human Services Commission 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Westport Historical Society - “the beautiful POND” 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “SOLOS 2016” 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. - Westport Library -... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKFellowship Grand Opening, 11 a.m. BBQ dinner, 7 p.m. Calvary's Love concert, 90
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 14 hours ago
Fellowship Grand Opening, 11 a.m. BBQ dinner, 7 p.m. Calvary's Love concert, 908 W. Main St. Salem Historical Society Museum, open for tours 1-4 p.m.; last tour begins at 3:30 p.m.; 330-337-8514. Summer Concert Series at... Read more
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Queensland Times
Your community billboard to what's on in IpswichDecember, at 7.30pm at the Cafeteria, First Floor, Humanities Bld, 56 South St.
Your community billboard to what's on in Ipswich
Queensland Times / Posted 17 hours ago
December, at 7.30pm at the Cafeteria, First Floor, Humanities Bld, 56 South St. Phone Len 3281.3656. NEW CHUM: Ipswich Historical Society Cooneana Heritage Centre, 1041 Redbank Pls Rd. Open from 10am-2pm on Thursdays and Saturdays and the 2nd... Read more
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The Advocate
Community column for June 28, 2016BRGHS Yvonne Lewis Day spoke about crime in Baton Rouge’s antebellum period on
Community column for June 28, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
BRGHS Yvonne Lewis Day spoke about crime in Baton Rouge’s antebellum period on June 18 to the Baton Rouge Genealogical and Historical Society. Her research went back to 1817, when the town was chartered and was hardly more than a frontier outpost... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Efforts underway to preserve memorial for Pulse shooting victims at Dr. Phillips CenterIt's not going to go away," Nixon said. Flowers will be turned into compost an
Efforts underway to preserve memorial for Pulse shooting victims at Dr. Phillips Center
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 19 hours ago
It's not going to go away," Nixon said. Flowers will be turned into compost and scattered across the city. Leaders at the historical society consulted with the Smithsonian Institute about the best ways to preserve everything. City leaders are... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
National Sunflower Association holds Annual Summer SeminarOklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the
National Sunflower Association holds Annual Summer Seminar
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 19 hours ago
Oklahoma man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for selling drugs in the North Dakota oil patch. North Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuitNorth Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuit The state... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
North Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuitBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - The state Historical Society must use money from its own
North Dakota Historical Society to use own funds for lawsuit
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 19 hours ago
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - The state Historical Society must use money from its own budget to pay private attorneys to defend against a lawsuit. The Legislature's Budget Section committee denied the agency's request Monday for $75,000 to pay lawyers. A... Read more
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Perth Now
Black new King of the Pride— deceased * Fitzroy Best & Fairest (1947) * Fitzroy Team of the Century Art
Black new King of the Pride
Perth Now / Posted 19 hours ago
— deceased * Fitzroy Best & Fairest (1947) * Fitzroy Team of the Century Arthur Wilson (Fitzroy/Lions Administrator — Historical Society) Gary Pert (Fitzroy) * Fitzroy Best & Fairest (1989) * All Australian (1985-86, 1989) * Fitzroy Team... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
5 Things to Know in Florida for June 28new downtown performing arts center, at the hospital where many patrons were ta
5 Things to Know in Florida for June 28
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
new downtown performing arts center, at the hospital where many patrons were taken and also at the Pulse nightclub. The Historical Society of Central Florida will preserve the items to remember the victims of the shooting. PILOT FAULTED IN... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — June 28City Council — 6:30 p.m. City Hall, 219 Griffin St., Texico. Information: 575
Meetings calendar — June 28
Clovis News Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
City Council — 6:30 p.m. City Hall, 219 Griffin St., Texico. Information: 575-482-3314 Wednesday High Plains Historical Society — 2 p.m.-, Clovis-Carver Public Library Ingram Room, 701 N. Main. Information:... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Margaret R. ‘Marge’ Sommersserved as organist for many years. She also was a member of Prophetstown Americ
Margaret R. ‘Marge’ Sommers
SaukValley.com / Posted 20 hours ago
served as organist for many years. She also was a member of Prophetstown American Legion Auxiliary, Main Street Program, Historical Society and American Field Service. She was active in Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, baseball, and softball. She enjoyed... Read more
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Daily Journal
Historical societies offer a different type of 'race'The Cumberland County Historical Society and the Vineland Historical and Antiqu
Historical societies offer a different type of 'race'
Daily Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
The Cumberland County Historical Society and the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society have joined forces to create "A Race through Time" to highlight local history. The two societies, along with many other local historic organizations, are... Read more
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Daily Record
5 things to do this week in Morris County: June 27-July 3historic wedding gowns of “Fine, Fancy, and Fashionable: 125 Years Dressing the
5 things to do this week in Morris County: June 27-July 3
Daily Record / Posted 22 hours ago
historic wedding gowns of “Fine, Fancy, and Fashionable: 125 Years Dressing the Bride.” Cooper, a longtime Morris County Historical Society volunteer, shares her passion, knowledge and collection of jewelry, which includes cameos, brooches,... Read more
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Park Record
Opinions tepid as Park City approves project at former art center siteapprove one of the earlier designs by Bjarke Ingels Group. Butkovich, the chair
Opinions tepid as Park City approves project at former art center site
Park Record / Posted 23 hours ago
approve one of the earlier designs by Bjarke Ingels Group. Butkovich, the chair of the board of trustees of the Park City Historical Society and Museum, said he was a fan of the Bjarke Ingels Group's wedge-like concept.He said City Hall does not... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Self-guided town historical tour nearly readyMembers of the Communities in Bloom and Pincher Creek & District Historical Soc
Self-guided town historical tour nearly ready
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted yesterday
Members of the Communities in Bloom and Pincher Creek & District Historical Society met on Friday morning to make final decisions on the self-guided walking tours which are expected to be available as of late July. The tours, created by the two... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Local government meetings in Grand Countya Cemetery update, consideration of a Special Use Permit for a Community Chicke
Local government meetings in Grand County
SkyHi Daily News / Posted yesterday
a Cemetery update, consideration of a Special Use Permit for a Community Chicken Dinner to be hosted by the Grand Lake Area Historical Society. Board Workshops are held prior to regular Board meetings for discussion purposes. Formal votes on action... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Fans shots - Star Wars night with the Jacksonville SharksThis event was held at the Old St Andrew's Episcopal Church on Thursday, June 2
Fans shots - Star Wars night with the Jacksonville Sharks
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
This event was held at the Old St Andrew's Episcopal Church on Thursday, June 24, 2016, and was hosted by the Jacksonville Historical Society. Look and see if you were spotted by your Girl On The Town Photographer for Jacksonville.com. Purchase... Read more
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The Mining Journal
MRHC educates, entertainsentertainment, forging links between people within its four walls and beyond.
MRHC educates, entertains
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
entertainment, forging links between people within its four walls and beyond. Originally founded as the Marquette County Historical Society in 1918, the center has chronicled more than 160 years of the history of the Marquette County and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Weareone Music Festival featuring the Chris Thomas Band at Unity PlazaThis event was held at the Old St Andrew's Episcopal Church on Thursday, June 2
Weareone Music Festival featuring the Chris Thomas Band at Unity Plaza
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
This event was held at the Old St Andrew's Episcopal Church on Thursday, June 24, 2016, and was hosted by the Jacksonville Historical Society. Look and see if you were spotted by your Girl On The Town Photographer for Jacksonville.com. Purchase... Read more
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Times News
Carbon distributes $22K in tourism fundsHeritage Festival. • St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Summit Hill: $900 for
Carbon distributes $22K in tourism funds
Times News / Posted yesterday
Heritage Festival. • St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Summit Hill: $900 for the 2016 parish festival. • Summit Hill Historical Society: $450 for the 2016 Hootenanny. • Ukrainian Homestead of CEC, ODWU: $1,100 for the Ukrainian Festival. •... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Harrison House’s New Owner: Branford Historical SocietyEveryone loves the Branford Historical Society’s strawberry shortcake at the Br
Harrison House’s New Owner: Branford Historical Society
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
Everyone loves the Branford Historical Society’s strawberry shortcake at the Branford Festival, and it’s a big fundraiser for the Branford Historical Society. However, it took more than proceeds from strawberry shortcake to finalize the purchase of... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
Next historic walking tour is Sundayartifacts and pictures are displayed on three floors at what was originally the
Next historic walking tour is Sunday
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted yesterday
artifacts and pictures are displayed on three floors at what was originally the home former banker Charles Dugan and his family. Admission to tour the museum is free; donations are accepted. Follow the historical society on its new Faceboo... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Local museum honors suffragists from 1916 DNCHouse Museum celebrates suffragists with 'the Women of 1916' exhibition. Jane
Local museum honors suffragists from 1916 DNC
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
House Museum celebrates suffragists with 'the Women of 1916' exhibition. Jane Porchey, the president of the Webster Groves Historical Society, discusses all that the museum includes. Running through November, the exhibit honors the women who fought... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Road runners & rattlesnakeslikely places where rattlers and humans might come in contact. Once when I was
Road runners & rattlesnakes
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
likely places where rattlers and humans might come in contact. Once when I was planning to give a snake program to a local historical society, The Westside Pioneers, I heard that the area herpetological society was planning to protest my program... Read more
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The Border Mail
Cemented in the pastto the Terminus Hotel and placed in the footpath there. In 1998 when the Termi
Cemented in the past
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
to the Terminus Hotel and placed in the footpath there. In 1998 when the Terminus Hotel was destroyed by fire the Wodonga Historical Society asked the local police and the city council to ensure the sign was not damaged by heavy equipment entering... Read more
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Marshall Independent
In the flesh (sort of)in Prohibition. "It's very new to me," Bengtson said of the role. He's also on
In the flesh (sort of)
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
in Prohibition. "It's very new to me," Bengtson said of the role. He's also one of the newer members of the Granite Falls Historical Society, which runs the museum at the historic Volstead House. Bengtson said the idea of playing Volstead for... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Jim Dunn on Why Marshals Museum a True Fit for Fort Smitha monument to tribal law enforcement on our campus. We have reached out to the
Jim Dunn on Why Marshals Museum a True Fit for Fort Smith
Arkansas Business / Posted yesterday
a monument to tribal law enforcement on our campus. We have reached out to the Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, the Oklahoma Historical Society and the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. There is a great opportunity for all of us to... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Briefsserved. Seating is limited to 50. Call Gayle DeShambo at 789-2268 or at gdesha
Briefs
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
served. Seating is limited to 50. Call Gayle DeShambo at 789-2268 or at gdeshambo1@enlivant.com to reserve a spot. Nahma Historical Society schedules meeting NAHMA - The Nahma Township Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting on... Read more
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WestportNow
Monday, June 27, 2016 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Westport Historical Society - “the beautiful POND” 10 a.m
Monday, June 27, 2016
WestportNow / Posted yesterday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Westport Historical Society - “the beautiful POND” 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “SOLOS 2016” 6:30 p.m. - Town Hall Room 309 - RTM Finance & P&Z Committees 7 p.m. - Town Hall Room 201/201A -... Read more
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Daily Record
Verrazzano deserves properly spelled tributewas only a minor historical figure and the name was too difficult for him to pr
Verrazzano deserves properly spelled tribute
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
was only a minor historical figure and the name was too difficult for him to pronounce any way. Fortunately, the Italian Historical Society lobbied Gov. Nelson Rockefeller and he had the final word — if not the correct spelling, for early on in... Read more
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WALB Albany
World War II Veterans being honored at Trinity on the Hill Methodist Churchthem, all the great things they did to keep this country free," said Fred Gehle
World War II Veterans being honored at Trinity on the Hill Methodist Church
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
them, all the great things they did to keep this country free," said Fred Gehle, Representative of Augusta-Richmond County Historical Society. ?? And current war soldiers came out to show their support for the people who paved the way. It started... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Heritage-listed Melb courthouse ablazeoperated as a courthouse from its establishment in 1890 until the mid-1970s. T
Heritage-listed Melb courthouse ablaze
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
operated as a courthouse from its establishment in 1890 until the mid-1970s. The building is now home to the Essendon Historical Society, and while the roof and back has extensive damage a surveyor has declared that the structure remains... Read more
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