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Daily Press
DP Buzz: Police shootingsthe names of officers who are involved in fatal shootings? Yes. Transparency i
DP Buzz: Police shootings
Daily Press / Posted 10 hours ago
the names of officers who are involved in fatal shootings? Yes. Transparency is crucial to maintaining, or restoring, trust in law enforcement. Concern about the safety of police officers is understandable, but transparency will ultimately... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Leon Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and company leader, diesa 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and company leader, dies
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Leon Gorman, longtime leader of LL Bean, dies at age 80above all, perseverance.” Gorman also was a noted conservationist and philanth
Leon Gorman, longtime leader of LL Bean, dies at age 80
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
above all, perseverance.” Gorman also was a noted conservationist and philanthropist. In 2014, he donated 28-acre Lanes Island, one of his grandfather’s favorite hunting spots, to the Maine Coast Heritage Land Trust, with the intent of... Read more
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FOX Business
Leon Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and long-time company leader, dies at age 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and long-time company leader, dies at age 80
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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The Columbian
Leon Gorman, LL Bean’s grandson and company leader, diesa 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, LL Bean’s grandson and company leader, dies
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn’t afraid to roll up his... Read more
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The Morning Call
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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The Washington Times
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn’t afraid to roll up his... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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York Daily Record
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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Salon.com
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn’t afraid to roll up his... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
32 related stories
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John
Leon Gorman, longtime LL Bean leader, dies at 80
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
a 4,000-acre addition to Baxter State Park and 185,000 acres along the St. John River. Last year, he donated Lanes Island, an old L.L. Bean hunting preserve in Casco Bay, to the Maine Coast Heritage Trust. He wasn't afraid to roll up his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rosa - a Love Song, a Choir & a Cultural TraditionRosa love song - an eternal wedding favourite - has inspired a group of singers
Rosa - a Love Song, a Choir & a Cultural Tradition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Rosa love song - an eternal wedding favourite - has inspired a group of singers who are adding new depth to our cultural heritage as they celebrate their third anniversary. Mansoor Jaffer, a member of The Journalist team and a part of the Rosa... Read more
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chroniclelive
Jonathan Arnott: 'We have a moral duty to accept our fair share of refugees'the massive numbers of refugees. Dead children wash up on a Turkish beach, thei
Jonathan Arnott: 'We have a moral duty to accept our fair share of refugees'
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
the massive numbers of refugees. Dead children wash up on a Turkish beach, their journey from war-torn Syria to the Greek island of Kos ending in tragedy. We share a human responsibility. The UK must have the final say over our own borders,... Read more
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heraldscotland
What social enterprise means to Scotlandsocial problems, improving communities and the environment or giving people ano
What social enterprise means to Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
social problems, improving communities and the environment or giving people another chance in life. The Isle of Eigg Heritage Trust, which owns the island, fits the bill on several counts. Since it staged its historic buyout in 1997 with... Read more
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Times of Malta
Malta sold by the poundweek when he announced a revamped residency and visa programme with the aim of
Malta sold by the pound
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
week when he announced a revamped residency and visa programme with the aim of “attracting international investors” to the island. The scheme will do nothing of the sort. It is just a cheaper version of the passport racket and its main... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Academic elected to International Institute for ConservationAcademy of Sciences (USA). Two of her most recent projects have included the an
Academic elected to International Institute for Conservation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Academy of Sciences (USA). Two of her most recent projects have included the analysis and conservation of two South Island waka; the 600 year old waka with a distinct turtle engraving recovered near Anaweka estuary and a 500 year old waka... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Oasis Liam's label chooses Isle of Wight for fashion adfrontman Liam Gallagher chose the Isle of Wight to showcase its latest mod-insp
Oasis Liam's label chooses Isle of Wight for fashion ad
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 6 days ago
frontman Liam Gallagher chose the Isle of Wight to showcase its latest mod-inspired collection. Famed for its scooter heritage – including this weekend's Ryde Scooter Rally – and stunning scenery, the Island was the perfect place for Pretty... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Think you'd loathe it? Think again. Here's 20 things to love about Govanhillmix and now there are estimates of between 3000 and 5000 Roma in the area. The
Think you'd loathe it? Think again. Here's 20 things to love about Govanhill
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
mix and now there are estimates of between 3000 and 5000 Roma in the area. The community has been called Scotland's Ellis Island, after the New York gateway to America, and diverse is an understatement: there are upwards of 50 languages spoken in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Harpswell land trust promises action after neighbors complain about activity at beachspit of land jutting off of Harpswell Neck, are not happy. They say the Stover
Harpswell land trust promises action after neighbors complain about activity at beach
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
spit of land jutting off of Harpswell Neck, are not happy. They say the Stover’s Point Preserve, owned by the Harpswell Heritage Land Trust, has become a hotbed of late-night parties, drug use, bonfires and off-roading. “It’s just disgusting,”... Read more
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Irish Examiner
An Taisce strikes back over 'Star Wars' shoot | Irish Examiner An Taisce strikes back over ‘Star Wars’ shoot Ireland’s her
An Taisce strikes back over 'Star Wars' shoot
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
| Irish Examiner An Taisce strikes back over ‘Star Wars’ shoot Ireland’s heritage watchdog has raised concerns about further filming of Star Wars on Skellig Michael off the Kerry coast. An Taisce has... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Seabreeze community added to Gullah Geechee corridorunique culture that too few people know about, which is why Congress designated
Seabreeze community added to Gullah Geechee corridor
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
unique culture that too few people know about, which is why Congress designated the lands for preservation in the National Heritage Areas Act of 2006. More than 70 people including Gullah-Geechee Heritage Corridor Commissioners from the Carolinas,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Seabreeze community added to Gullah Geechee corridorunique culture that too few people know about, which is why Congress designated
Seabreeze community added to Gullah Geechee corridor
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
unique culture that too few people know about, which is why Congress designated the lands for preservation in the National Heritage Areas Act of 2006. More than 70 people including Gullah-Geechee Heritage Corridor Commissioners from the Carolinas,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Robin Kearns: The tragedy of the takaheof human tragedies that confront us daily, there is something especially sad ab
Robin Kearns: The tragedy of the takahe
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
of human tragedies that confront us daily, there is something especially sad about news of Takahe being shot on Motutapu Island. With only about 300 members of this species left on our land, we cannot afford to lose any of these flightless... Read more
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The Star
What's in a town's name?“mata kucing” (cat’s eye) which grew in abundance on a hill in the area. The n
What's in a town's name?
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
“mata kucing” (cat’s eye) which grew in abundance on a hill in the area. The need to create awareness of Malaysian heritage among the young and tourists sparked a project that saw six professors from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)... Read more
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The Hindu
A clarion call to clean up the Cooumof how the San Antonio in the US and the Thames in London were restored, Ms. Ma
A clarion call to clean up the Cooum
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
of how the San Antonio in the US and the Thames in London were restored, Ms. Mathew said the Chennai River Restoration Trust, along with the Corporation, Metro Water Board, Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, Public Works Department and Tamil... Read more
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Londonist
A Trip To London's Least-Known CastleThey didn't want the surrounding ancient woodland chopped down, so formed the S
A Trip To London's Least-Known Castle
Londonist / Posted 14 days ago
They didn't want the surrounding ancient woodland chopped down, so formed the Severndroog Castle Building Preservation Trust and restored the building and reopened it to the public. Approaching Severndroog Castle is like approaching a timid... Read more
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Soundings
Used Boat Review: Sea Ray 215 ECTim Plouff and his wife, Kathy, had spent 30 years kayaking the Maine coast, ex
Used Boat Review: Sea Ray 215 EC
Soundings / Posted 15 days ago
Tim Plouff and his wife, Kathy, had spent 30 years kayaking the Maine coast, exploring the pine-clad islands and rocky coves of the Island Trail and Coast Heritage Trust. It was good, simple fun, but their trips were limited by how far they could... Read more
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ABC News
Civil War Re-Enactment Canceled After Charleston Slayingswhat we've been dealing with for the last couple of months," Scott said. The B
Civil War Re-Enactment Canceled After Charleston Slayings
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
what we've been dealing with for the last couple of months," Scott said. The Battle of Secessionville was fought on James Island in 1862 when Confederate forces turned back a Union attempt to capture Charleston. Event chairman Randy Burbage said... Read more
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Daily Mail
POLL: Trump towers above rivals on economy, immigration and ISISTrump towers above rivals on policy issues as Republican voters say they trust
POLL: Trump towers above rivals on economy, immigration and ISIS
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Trump towers above rivals on policy issues as Republican voters say they trust him most on economy, immigration and ISIS New CNN/ORC poll: 45 per cent of GOP voters say Trump is the Republican candidate they trust most to handle the economy That... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Council to raise flare emission concerns with stateCONCERNS over flare emissions and monitoring on Curtis Island will formally be
Council to raise flare emission concerns with state
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
CONCERNS over flare emissions and monitoring on Curtis Island will formally be brought to the State Government's attention by Gladstone Regional Council. The council on Tuesday decided to support the Gladstone Region Environmental Advisory Network's... Read more
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News Mail
Council to raise flare emission concerns with stateCONCERNS over flare emissions and monitoring on Curtis Island will formally be
Council to raise flare emission concerns with state
News Mail / Posted 18 days ago
CONCERNS over flare emissions and monitoring on Curtis Island will formally be brought to the State Government's attention by Gladstone Regional Council. The council on Tuesday decided to support the Gladstone Region Environmental Advisory Network's... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Council to raise flare emission concerns with stateCONCERNS over flare emissions and monitoring on Curtis Island will formally be
Council to raise flare emission concerns with state
The Daily Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
CONCERNS over flare emissions and monitoring on Curtis Island will formally be brought to the State Government's attention by Gladstone Regional Council. The council on Tuesday decided to support the Gladstone Region Environmental Advisory Network's... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Beeston Lock could become crowd-puller after restoration project given the go-aheadon the canal system and which have been derelict for years. The aim is to rest
Beeston Lock could become crowd-puller after restoration project given the go-ahead
Nottingham Post / Posted 20 days ago
on the canal system and which have been derelict for years. The aim is to restore and extend the building and create a heritage, education and arts centre with canal museum, community garden, cafe and cycle hire centre. Related content The... Read more
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Anil Netto
Fresh gaping wound rips Botak Hillafter the naked sides of the hills have been exposed for a few weeks to the dir
Fresh gaping wound rips Botak Hill
Anil Netto / Posted 21 days ago
after the naked sides of the hills have been exposed for a few weeks to the direct heat of the sun, every stream in the island will be dried up, and universal aridity ensue. The great extent to which the plain of the mainland of Pinang has been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump still has sizable lead in Iowa as Carson leaps to second placeBern! Sanders is ahead in NH -- and...Trump picks fight with 'Black Lives Matte
Trump still has sizable lead in Iowa as Carson leaps to second place
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Bern! Sanders is ahead in NH -- and...Trump picks fight with 'Black Lives Matter' protesters as he... Trump: US should 'trust' him to cut deals, 'beat the hell... Share this article Trump slams Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton at Michigan... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
A night to remember: Visitors to stay in Manor’s slave quartersthe wood by a nail — were made by Will Pharaoh, an eight-year-old bi-racial boy
A night to remember: Visitors to stay in Manor’s slave quarters
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
the wood by a nail — were made by Will Pharaoh, an eight-year-old bi-racial boy of African-American and Native American heritage. Will lived in the spaces under the eaves in the 1830s with his brother, Isaac, who was five at the time of the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Judge to rule on dispute over access to Gouldsboro beachRobert Swan’s family has been walking across abutting properties to get to a be
Judge to rule on dispute over access to Gouldsboro beach
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
Robert Swan’s family has been walking across abutting properties to get to a beach on the southeastern side of Crowley’s Island since 1947, when his grandfather built a cabin that he and his wife now own. That historic use, they say, gives them a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Whale, I'll Be! First Humpbacks of the Season Spotted Off Seychelles Atoll of AldabraVictoria — When one thinks of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Aldabra, one of
Whale, I'll Be! First Humpbacks of the Season Spotted Off Seychelles Atoll of Aldabra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Victoria — When one thinks of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Aldabra, one of two in the Seychelles archipelago of 115 islands, the mind wanders from one natural spectacle to the next: the world's largest population of giant tortoises, nesting... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
400 years ago, Champlain’s first European contact with First Nations in Georgian Bay met sound society – Manitoulin ExpositorIt was 400 years ago, August 1, 1615, that famed French explorer Samuel de Cham
400 years ago, Champlain’s first European contact with First Nations in Georgian Bay met sound society – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 24 days ago
It was 400 years ago, August 1, 1615, that famed French explorer Samuel de Champlain travelled the waters near Manitoulin Island, likely setting foot on land near Swift Current (at the LaCloche causeway on present-day Highway 6) and meeting with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump picks fight with 'Black Lives Matter' protesters in Michiganwithout hearing a word from him. 'That will never happen with me,' Trump said.
Trump picks fight with 'Black Lives Matter' protesters in Michigan
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
without hearing a word from him. 'That will never happen with me,' Trump said. RELATED ARTICLES Trump asks America to 'trust' him to cut deals and 'beat the...Trump fans line up hours ahead of time in Michigan to see...Just when you thought... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump asks America to 'trust' him as campaign coasts without specificsTrump asks America to 'trust' him to cut deals and 'beat the hell out of people
Trump asks America to 'trust' him as campaign coasts without specifics
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Trump asks America to 'trust' him to cut deals and 'beat the hell out of people' as his campaign juggernaut coasts without specifics on policy Billionaire is full of promises on ISIS, Obamacare, immigration, China and jobs, but hasn't put out a... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking back at Isle of Wight history, August 7, 2015Liam Bennett trying a locust. EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history
Looking back at Isle of Wight history, August 7, 2015
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 25 days ago
Liam Bennett trying a locust. EACH week we look back at Isle of Wight history and heritage, using the Isle of Wight County Press Archive. For more, please see the Isle of Wight County Press newspaper, every Friday. Ten years ago: Liam Bennett... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Protection for Aldabra's Rich Marine Life With Impending Extension of the Atoll's Outer Reef Boundary— The remote Indian Ocean atoll of Aldabra, one of the world's largest, is the
More Protection for Aldabra's Rich Marine Life With Impending Extension of the Atoll's Outer Reef Boundary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
— The remote Indian Ocean atoll of Aldabra, one of the world's largest, is the most south westerly group of the Seychelles islands, located some 1,100 kilometres from the main island of Mahé. The Seychelles Islands Foundation (SIF), a Public Trust... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
39 things to do with the kids outdoorsSpot squirrels at Formby Squirrel Reserve See how many red squirrels you can s
39 things to do with the kids outdoors
Liverpool Echo / Posted 28 days ago
Spot squirrels at Formby Squirrel Reserve See how many red squirrels you can spot The beach and pinewoods at National Trust Formby is ideal for families, with a large car park, picnic areas and marked paths to the beach, dunes and woods. Have... Read more
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