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York Daily Record
Lewis Miller image of General Jacob Dritt discoveredThe staff of the John and Kathryn Zimmerman Center of Susquehanna Heritage rece
Lewis Miller image of General Jacob Dritt discovered
York Daily Record / Posted 2 hours ago
The staff of the John and Kathryn Zimmerman Center of Susquehanna Heritage recently discovered a photograph of a previously unknown drawing of General Jacob Dritt (d.1817). The drawing is unsigned, but it is so similar in style to the many hundreds... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Great Pumpkin Give-A-Weyis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
Great Pumpkin Give-A-Wey
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 hours ago
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
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Manxnet
IoM walking app launch A new app called ‘Isle of Man Walks’ is launching this weekend. Developed by
IoM walking app launch
Manxnet / Posted 9 hours ago
A new app called ‘Isle of Man Walks’ is launching this weekend. Developed by members of the Rushen Heritage Trust the app can be triggered by small waypoints along Island walks and highlights interesting places nearby.... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Willow Beach members discover nature togetherof its founders. This meeting led to the founding of the club which still exis
Willow Beach members discover nature together
Northumberland Today / Posted 13 hours ago
of its founders. This meeting led to the founding of the club which still exists today, to study and celebrate our natural heritage. Initially, this club’s area included both Port Hope and Cobourg, as well as Hope and Hamilton Townships. Through... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Great Pumpkin Give-A-Weyis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
Great Pumpkin Give-A-Wey
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 15 hours ago
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Plan for round Walney walking routeReserve, but South Walney Nature Reserve is on the edge of the route. It would
Plan for round Walney walking route
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
Reserve, but South Walney Nature Reserve is on the edge of the route. It would also take in the historic features of the island, including the First World War practice trenches and shooting range. Gerry Rusbridge, Natural England's senior... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Get spooked onboard the USS Salemis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
Get spooked onboard the USS Salem
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Pay a visit to the kingor email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hans
Pay a visit to the king
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
or email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hanson Town Open Space Committees and Wildlands Trust will host a walk at 1 p.m. exploring the trails along the Indian Head River. The walk will begin at the historic site... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Delve into the paranormalis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
Delve into the paranormal
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
88 related stories
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
88 related stories
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The Auto Channel
Government of Canada confirms wreck of HMS TerrorHMS Terror, and this should be recognized and celebrated. Joint-ownership of th
Government of Canada confirms wreck of HMS Terror
The Auto Channel / Posted 4 days ago
HMS Terror, and this should be recognized and celebrated. Joint-ownership of the artifacts from HMS Erebus with the Inuit Heritage Trust sets the stage for us to tell the stories of Nunavut's history, culture and heritage. I am thrilled about the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Nunavut shipwreck confirmed as Sir John Franklin's HMS TerrorA shipwreck found off the shores of Nunavut's King William Island is indeed HMS
Nunavut shipwreck confirmed as Sir John Franklin's HMS Terror
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
A shipwreck found off the shores of Nunavut's King William Island is indeed HMS Terror, lost in Sir John Franklin's doomed 1845 Franklin Expedition, Parks Canada confirmed Monday morning. Sir John Franklin's long-lost HMS Terror believed found No... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
88 related stories
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The Brockton Enterprise
See the starsor email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hans
See the stars
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
or email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hanson Town Open Space Committees and Wildlands Trust will host a walk at 1 p.m. exploring the trails along the Indian Head River. The walk will begin at the historic site... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Walk on airor email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hans
Walk on air
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
or email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hanson Town Open Space Committees and Wildlands Trust will host a walk at 1 p.m. exploring the trails along the Indian Head River. The walk will begin at the historic site... Read more
88 related stories
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
88 related stories
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The Atlantic
Native SoilKILAUEA, Hawaii—Natasha Boteilho lives in Oahu’s arid Waianae Valley on a jot o
Native Soil
The Atlantic / Posted 5 days ago
KILAUEA, Hawaii—Natasha Boteilho lives in Oahu’s arid Waianae Valley on a jot of land held in trust for native Hawaiians. Here on Hawaii’s most densely populated island—where the highest per-capita homeless population in the United States continues... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
All that jazzis free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army Worl
All that jazz
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
is free, but a free-will offering will be collected for the Salvation Army World Services. The Daniel Webster Estate and Heritage Center at 238 Webster St. in Marshfield will be open for tours from 1 to 4 p.m. Tour the 1880 Queen Anne-style... Read more
88 related stories
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The Brockton Enterprise
No Patriots, no problem; take in a semi-pro gameor email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hans
No Patriots, no problem; take in a semi-pro game
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
or email flaxpondcarver@gmail.com or visit flaxpondfarms.com. Hanover and Hanson Town Open Space Committees and Wildlands Trust will host a walk at 1 p.m. exploring the trails along the Indian Head River. The walk will begin at the historic site... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A real Kiwi holiday in Taupoyou've just got to get out of town. For a couple of days. Sure, you could fly t
A real Kiwi holiday in Taupo
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
you've just got to get out of town. For a couple of days. Sure, you could fly to Melbourne or Sydney or a South Pacific island — but somehow that just seems like too much trouble. Even if there's a degustation at Attica or a towel on a beach at... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Relive the Revolutionbenefit the charities supported by the club. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymou
Relive the Revolution
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
benefit the charities supported by the club. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour will begin at the National Monument to the Forefathers and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about artKnights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour will begin at the National Monument to the Forefathers and... Read more
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CBC.ca
Prince William, Kate in Canada: More than just photo opsup a week of splendid photo ops showcasing the photogenic young royals, along w
Prince William, Kate in Canada: More than just photo ops
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
up a week of splendid photo ops showcasing the photogenic young royals, along with the rich environmental and First Nations heritage in British Columbia and Yukon. But the tour that takes Prince William and Kate from Vancouver's Downtown Eastside... Read more
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Scotsman
Hidden “gem” of library at Iona Abbey to be saved for nationsaved for nation One of the damaged documents from the library at Iona Abbey th
Hidden “gem” of library at Iona Abbey to be saved for nation
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
saved for nation One of the damaged documents from the library at Iona Abbey that will now be restored. PIC Iona Cathedral Trust A “gem” of a library hidden above the cloisters of Iona Abbey is to be saved for the nation with rare Gaelic... Read more
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heraldscotland
Iona Abbey library received £100,000 grant to bring it 'into the digital age'The Iona Cathedral Trust, which owns the abbey/cathedral and other religious si
Iona Abbey library received £100,000 grant to bring it 'into the digital age'
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
The Iona Cathedral Trust, which owns the abbey/cathedral and other religious sites, has received £100,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund, to rectify that. Its project will create a new Heritage Collection for the tiny island made famous by the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Bringing Columba's library back to lifeThe Iona Cathedral Trust, which owns the abbey/cathedral and other religious si
Bringing Columba's library back to life
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
The Iona Cathedral Trust, which owns the abbey/cathedral and other religious sites, has received £100,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund, to rectify that. Its project will create a new Heritage Collection for the tiny island made famous by the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Sri Lanka: Ena de Silva's moving houseimportant house' Ena's house was utterly unconventional for its time. Anchored
Sri Lanka: Ena de Silva's moving house
Aljazeera / Posted 10 days ago
important house' Ena's house was utterly unconventional for its time. Anchored in the rich multicultural traditions of the island, yet responding ever to the present, Bawa would become known as the Father of Tropical Modernism. And in this house,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Frustration over Christchurch's St John's Anglican church repairsyears after the September 2010 earthquake, the Hororata community is still in t
Frustration over Christchurch's St John's Anglican church repairs
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
years after the September 2010 earthquake, the Hororata community is still in the dark about when its badly damaged heritage church will be restored. When the 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit, the bell tower of St John's Anglican Church toppled... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast 'buzzing' for Culture Night 2016 as thousands flock to cityAND CO. CARPARK - 18-21 HILL STREET 17:00 - 22:00: Medieval Swordsmanship Medi
Belfast 'buzzing' for Culture Night 2016 as thousands flock to city
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
AND CO. CARPARK - 18-21 HILL STREET 17:00 - 22:00: Medieval Swordsmanship Medieval Combat Group Medieval martial heritage in action 19:00 - 19:45: Lisburn Harmony meets the musicals Lisburn Harmony Ladies Choir Songs from popular... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast Culture Night 2016: Everything you need to knowAND CO. CARPARK - 18-21 HILL STREET 17:00 - 22:00: Medieval Swordsmanship Medi
Belfast Culture Night 2016: Everything you need to know
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
AND CO. CARPARK - 18-21 HILL STREET 17:00 - 22:00: Medieval Swordsmanship Medieval Combat Group Medieval martial heritage in action 19:00 - 19:45: Lisburn Harmony meets the musicals Lisburn Harmony Ladies Choir Songs from popular... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Real estate sales on the South Shore, Sept. 16unit 206, John and Paula Hennessy to John R. and Suzanne E. Rogerson, $275,000,
Real estate sales on the South Shore, Sept. 16
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
unit 206, John and Paula Hennessy to John R. and Suzanne E. Rogerson, $275,000, Aug. 10 condo. 233 Ashland St., J&G Realty Trust, and John J. Hurley to Stephanie A. Adams and Richard A. Anderson, $382,000, Aug. 11 single family. Braintree 25... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Real estate sales on the South Shore,unit 206, John and Paula Hennessy to John R. and Suzanne E. Rogerson, $275,000,
Real estate sales on the South Shore,
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
unit 206, John and Paula Hennessy to John R. and Suzanne E. Rogerson, $275,000, Aug. 10 condo. 233 Ashland St., J&G Realty Trust, and John J. Hurley to Stephanie A. Adams and Richard A. Anderson, $382,000, Aug. 11 single family. Braintree 25... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Failure to prosecute for illegal fish dumping 'flawed'Achilles, in November 2012, discovered that five out of six vessels operating o
Failure to prosecute for illegal fish dumping 'flawed'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Achilles, in November 2012, discovered that five out of six vessels operating off the eastern coast of the South Island had discarded quota fish - mostly gurnard and elephant fish. Between 20 per cent and 100 per cent of quota fish were... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas finally knows where to plant new parks, but can it find the money to pay for them?became the city's first public water supply, then its first public park — Browd
Dallas finally knows where to plant new parks, but can it find the money to pay for them?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
became the city's first public water supply, then its first public park — Browder's Springs, better known today as Dallas Heritage Village. So when he stood up to tell the Park and Recreation Board on Thursday why and where Dallas desperately... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
City council briefs from Sept. 13 meetingbriefs from its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, Sept. 13 City council app
City council briefs from Sept. 13 meeting
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
briefs from its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, Sept. 13 City council approved use of the lower floor of the Scout Island Nature Centre for a Kindergarten in partnership with the Williams Lake Field Naturalists and Cariboo Chilcotin School... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2016so they control the game." — Lindsey Millar Chris BalosFighting climate chang
Visionary Arkansans 2016
Arkansas Times / Posted 16 days ago
so they control the game." — Lindsey Millar Chris BalosFighting climate change, from Congress to the Marshall Islands. As a child, when Chris Balos visited his family in the Marshall Islands, he played on a stretch of beach near his... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Using Consumption to Measure Wellbeinghow to measure something as amorphous as ‘life satisfaction’.A new study from M
Using Consumption to Measure Wellbeing
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
how to measure something as amorphous as ‘life satisfaction’.A new study from Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust shows that the income measures commonly used by Government are not necessarily the best proxies for assessing poverty... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Local Business Guide - 2016best patient experience possible, they are here to meet the community’s need fo
Local Business Guide - 2016
Bay Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
best patient experience possible, they are here to meet the community’s need for urgent care.AFC Urgent Care: 3059 Solomons Island Rd., Edgewater; 410-956-3394; www.AFCUrgentCareEdgewater.comAggro Joe’s Skate ShopYour one-stop skate shop At Aggro... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Discovery of HMS Terror heats up battle over who controls artifactssaid its research vessel Martin Bergmann had discovered the well-preserved wrec
Discovery of HMS Terror heats up battle over who controls artifacts
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
said its research vessel Martin Bergmann had discovered the well-preserved wreck of Terror in a bay off King William Island. Under an August, 1997, memorandum of understanding, any artifacts “identified by Britain as being of outstanding... Read more
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Irish Central
Tens of thousands of Great Hunger dead immortalized at Glasnevin Cemeteryhonoring the victims, the ‘Famine Cross,’ was unveiled during the ceremony. He
Tens of thousands of Great Hunger dead immortalized at Glasnevin Cemetery
Irish Central / Posted 17 days ago
honoring the victims, the ‘Famine Cross,’ was unveiled during the ceremony. Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs accompanied the president with a speech of her own. Ambassadors to Ireland... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Samuel Bawlf: B.C. MLA breathed new life into historyMr. Bawlf wrote a controversial book in which he made a compelling case for Sir
Samuel Bawlf: B.C. MLA breathed new life into history
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Mr. Bawlf wrote a controversial book in which he made a compelling case for Sir Francis Drake having visited Vancouver Island two centuries before any other European explorer. Of course, being a British Columbia politician, he also spent some... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Complete guide to 2016 Toowoomba Carnival of FlowersBoyce who established the garden in 1930. In May 1969, the Boyces gave the esta
Complete guide to 2016 Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Boyce who established the garden in 1930. In May 1969, the Boyces gave the estate to the University of Queensland in trust, for educational purposes and to preserve and maintain the gardens and natural forest. THE CHRONICLE EXHIBITION... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Anchors aweigh for maritime fun in Great Yarmouth this weekend44m long schooner from 1945 which has been in more than a dozen films and TV se
Anchors aweigh for maritime fun in Great Yarmouth this weekend
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 20 days ago
44m long schooner from 1945 which has been in more than a dozen films and TV series including Hornblower and Treasure Island. Go on board for £4 adults, £3 children 5-16.. • Regal Lady: Built in Fellowes Yard at Yarmouth in 1935, served in... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Anchors aweigh for maritime fun in Great Yarmouth this weekend44m long schooner from 1945 which has been in more than a dozen films and TV se
Anchors aweigh for maritime fun in Great Yarmouth this weekend
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
44m long schooner from 1945 which has been in more than a dozen films and TV series including Hornblower and Treasure Island. Go on board for £4 adults, £3 children 5-16.. • Regal Lady: Built in Fellowes Yard at Yarmouth in 1935, served in... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Real estate sales on the South Shore, Sept. 9and Kristina R. Loftus to Michael J. and Mary I. Mcauliffe, $374,000, Aug. 1 si
Real estate sales on the South Shore, Sept. 9
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 21 days ago
and Kristina R. Loftus to Michael J. and Mary I. Mcauliffe, $374,000, Aug. 1 single family. 437 Union St., Pfeffer Family Trust, and Richard C. Pfeffer to Michael J. and Kristina R. Loftus, $280,000, Aug. 1 single family. 51 Herbert Road, Gerald... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Festival of the Vine, Rauetoberfest, street fests and moreand $20 for a designated driver (includes glass upon exit and unlimited soda an
Fairs & fests: Festival of the Vine, Rauetoberfest, street fests and more
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
and $20 for a designated driver (includes glass upon exit and unlimited soda and water). thevineofgrayslake.com. Bartlett Heritage Days: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 10-11, at a variety of... Read more
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/Film
Disney Created The Oceanic Story Trust For 'Moana'week we’ll be bringing you a bunch of coverage from my visit. Today we take a l
Disney Created The Oceanic Story Trust For 'Moana'
/Film / Posted 23 days ago
week we’ll be bringing you a bunch of coverage from my visit. Today we take a look at how Disney formed the “Oceanic Story Trust” to ensure that the film would respect the people and heritage of the South Pacific. Research Trips This story is set... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Lakeland launches restaurant weekChefs in the lakeland county are gearing up to celebrate the area's food herita
Lakeland launches restaurant week
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
Chefs in the lakeland county are gearing up to celebrate the area's food heritage, with the first ever Fermanagh Restaurant Week. Coinciding with Lough Erne Food Festival, the nine-day event will feature themed menus, cookery classes and tasting... Read more
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chroniclelive
North East projects among those up for Biffa Awardthan 170 projects were eligible to enter the awards under four categories: Spor
North East projects among those up for Biffa Award
chroniclelive / Posted 24 days ago
than 170 projects were eligible to enter the awards under four categories: Sport and Play, Nature Spaces, Arts and Heritage and Community Life. The winner of each category will receive a trophy and a cheque for £1,000 to help support the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Top major NZ engineering projects were recognised at awardsfor creating a bespoke solution for the client who had specific goals for the f
Top major NZ engineering projects were recognised at awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
for creating a bespoke solution for the client who had specific goals for the fit out along with challenges posed by a Heritage Building which Holmes Fire took in stride. The Consultant displayed a very high level of technical competence to... Read more
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