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Orillia Packet & Times
Meet the low-tech precursors of portable devicesitems of the period, lasting in popularity until well into the 19th century. T
Meet the low-tech precursors of portable devices
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 hours ago
items of the period, lasting in popularity until well into the 19th century. The writing box shown in the photo dates to c. 1790 and belonged to W.T. Hawthorne, whose initials appear on the brass plaque on the lid. His daughter, Margaret,... Read more
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Mashable
When Hillary Clinton embraces her inner nerd, she winsher acceptance speech Thursday night, and as a Wellesley College senior in 1969
When Hillary Clinton embraces her inner nerd, she wins
Mashable / Posted 3 hours ago
her acceptance speech Thursday night, and as a Wellesley College senior in 1969 Image: LEFT: alex wong/getty images RIGHT: John M. Hurley/The Boston Globe via Getty Images Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening?Hamilton, Chief Executive Officer, at (719) 345-4038. CPW marks Colorado Day w
What's Happening?
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Hamilton, Chief Executive Officer, at (719) 345-4038. CPW marks Colorado Day with free park entrance Monday Colorado Parks and Wildlife marks Colorado Day, the commemoration of Colorado's acceptance into statehood, with free park entrance at... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Lowcountry High School Football Preview 2016 - SCISAPinewood Prep Panthers Head Coach: Michael Wright (4th season) Top Returners
Lowcountry High School Football Preview 2016 - SCISA
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
Pinewood Prep Panthers Head Coach: Michael Wright (4th season) Top Returners – Jack Dimuzio (Sr, QB) Ryan Huiet (Sr, DB) Casey Brabham (Sr, FS) Josh Reynolds (Sr, OL) Connor McSwain (Sr, LB) Tatum Rowland (Sr, WR) Top Newcomers – DeAngleo Knight... Read more
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Al.com
Here's what you told Gov. Bentley it would take to make Alabama greatgreat, those we elect into office must become less self-serving and more respon
Here's what you told Gov. Bentley it would take to make Alabama great
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
great, those we elect into office must become less self-serving and more responsive to the needs of the people." Katherine C. "You are asking we share our thoughts as to what else could be done to make Alabama a truly great state. Well, first and... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Community spotlight: Lehman finishes 14th at national rodeo eventBrynn Lehman finished 14th in the nation in pole bending at the National High S
Community spotlight: Lehman finishes 14th at national rodeo event
Nevada Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Brynn Lehman finished 14th in the nation in pole bending at the National High School Rodeo Finals in Wyoming last week. Lehman was sixth in 20.326 in the first go, and made it into the top-20. She followed that time with a 20.75. Lehman competed for... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Hollywood Prepares for Earnings Season a Year After Cord-Cutting Fears Slammed Stocksto be down sharply after strong year-ago performers, such as Jurassic World and
Hollywood Prepares for Earnings Season a Year After Cord-Cutting Fears Slammed Stocks
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
to be down sharply after strong year-ago performers, such as Jurassic World and Furious 7. On the TV side, Sanford C. Bernstein analyst Todd Juenger said NBCU's cable networks group saw its second-quarter ratings drop 10 percent, while... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Land transfers benefit battlefield, wildlife refugeto support the City of Monroe’s master plan. In 2013, the Port of Monroe transf
Land transfers benefit battlefield, wildlife refuge
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 5 days ago
to support the City of Monroe’s master plan. In 2013, the Port of Monroe transferred 33 acres of land to the National Parks Service to expand the River Raisin National Battlefield Park, which was the site of the Battle of the River Raisin... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Training camp capsulesRAVENS (5-11) OPEN CAMP Wednesday, Owings Mills, Md. LAST YEAR The Ravens stum
Training camp capsules
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
RAVENS (5-11) OPEN CAMP Wednesday, Owings Mills, Md. LAST YEAR The Ravens stumbled to first losing season since Coach John Harbaugh took over in 2008. Injuries began on first day of training camp, when top draft pick WR Breshad Perriman tore... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County real estate transactionsS. Kahle; Grace M. Lobrutto to Amherst Care Group, $1,000,000. • 622 Lebrun Ro
Erie County real estate transactions
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
S. Kahle; Grace M. Lobrutto to Amherst Care Group, $1,000,000. • 622 Lebrun Road, Lehman J. Michael; Joan H. Lehman to John A. Pieroni; Maria G. Pieroni, $542,500. • 190 Rollingwood, Trent M. Voelkl to Myles S. Faith; Theresa L. Faith,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: And the walls come a tumbling downwas one of the first places in the country that was able to take advantage of t
History's Headlines: And the walls come a tumbling down
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
was one of the first places in the country that was able to take advantage of the WPA. Since the early 1920s, General Harry C. Trexler had worked with Mayor Malcolm W. Gross to create a park system for the city. Working with landscape architects... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases- Zachary D. Haney, 2012 Spring Meadow Dr., v. Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensa
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
- Zachary D. Haney, 2012 Spring Meadow Dr., v. Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, Columbus, and Iron Tiger Logistics, Inc., Independence, Mo., notice of appeal. 16-DS-0632 - Jennifer J. Linger, 3123 Tackett St., and Matthew K. Linger, 413 E.... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
News of Record for Friday, July 22, 201644, Daytona Beach, possession of a controlled substance with the intent to sell
News of Record for Friday, July 22, 2016
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
44, Daytona Beach, possession of a controlled substance with the intent to sell within 1,000 feet of a worship center; John Warren Harris, 34, Port Orange, court violation; Thomas N. Hanlon, 37, Sanford, court violation; Lindsay M. Lanthorne,... Read more
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Philly.com
What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNCselfies, movie sites, and much, much, much more. When you're not inside demonst
What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNC
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
selfies, movie sites, and much, much, much more. When you're not inside demonstrating, get out and start touristicating. - John Timpane, Books and Fine Arts Writer/Editor Choose a type of outing Philadelphia smiles for the camera! Here are some... Read more
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CBS Denver
QBs Aside, Broncos Know Denver Starts With Ddeparture of Brock Osweiler left the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Bronc
QBs Aside, Broncos Know Denver Starts With D
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
departure of Brock Osweiler left the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos with only one proven quarterback — John Elway, the team’s 56-year-old general manager and member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He was around when the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016People who get all their news from television and cable news or from the intern
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
People who get all their news from television and cable news or from the internet are missing out. I just read Jessica A. Johnson's editorial. Well written. Understanding though heartfelt reflection are key to solving ALL the problems our nation... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Glow in the Parkdesert and how it's created its own little world." For Playa in the Grove, Bus
Glow in the Park
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
desert and how it's created its own little world." For Playa in the Grove, Busta said he'll work with flagpoles and fabric. Other contributing artists include Bob Burnside, Steve Dudek, Frank Eddy, Neon, Noodles, Dev Ray, Bill Samios, Rob Vedar,... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in History Published: July 20, 2016 11:00 AM Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd da
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
Published: July 20, 2016 11:00 AM Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 20, 1976, America's Viking 1 robot spacecraft made... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Shenandoah National Park to Host Night Sky Festivaldays of talks, walks, audio-visual presentations, and sky viewing throughout th
Shenandoah National Park to Host Night Sky Festival
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 9 days ago
days of talks, walks, audio-visual presentations, and sky viewing throughout the Park. Shenandoah and other national parks provide excellent opportunities to experience starry night skies and natural darkness. Join us to learn the basics of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 20, 2016Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in
This day in history, July 20, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 20, 1976, America's Viking 1 robot spacecraft made a successful, first-ever landing on Mars. In 1861, the Congress of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryToday is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. On July 20, 1976, America's Viking 1 robot spacecraft made a successful, first-ever landing on Mars. In 1861, the Congress of the Confederate States convened... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left i
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
Today is Wednesday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2016. There are 164 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 20, 1976, America's Viking 1 robot spacecraft made a successful, first-ever landing on Mars. On this... Read more
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NBC News
Yale Janitor's Act of Civil Disobedience a Stand Against Racismjust kept on sweeping. His job as a maintenance worker in the school's Calhoun
Yale Janitor's Act of Civil Disobedience a Stand Against Racism
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
just kept on sweeping. His job as a maintenance worker in the school's Calhoun College, named after former Vice President John C. Calhoun who advocated for slavery, depended on it. Then one day, Menafee said he just decided he couldn't take it... Read more
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The Buffalo News
July 17)Area golf CHERRY HILL: Mens’ Member Member — Overall Champions: Brian Duffett-
July 17)
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
Area golf CHERRY HILL: Mens’ Member Member — Overall Champions: Brian Duffett-Anthony Gioia Jr. 134. Waverly Flight: John Caulfield-Nick Quarantillo 136. Erie Flight: John Hornung-Will Pottle III 134. Crescent Flight: Chris Vogelsang-Peter Jones... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
NC legalizes needle exchangeRALEIGH — North Carolina's Republican lawmakers have legalized needle and syrin
NC legalizes needle exchange
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
RALEIGH — North Carolina's Republican lawmakers have legalized needle and syringe exchange programs across the state to combat rising infection and incarceration rates from a heroin epidemic law enforcement officials say is reaching critical... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
North Carolina opens doors to needles, syringe exchangesNorth Carolina's Republican lawmakers have legalized needle and syringe exchang
North Carolina opens doors to needles, syringe exchanges
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
North Carolina's Republican lawmakers have legalized needle and syringe exchange programs across the state to combat a heroin epidemic law enforcement officials say is reaching critical levels. Gov. Pat McCrory on Monday approved the law despite... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasAssociation - $500; Pillager Lions Club - $1,000; Ronald or Muriel Carlson - $6
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
Association - $500; Pillager Lions Club - $1,000; Ronald or Muriel Carlson - $600; Junior Achievement - $3,840 and Kavco Inc. - $1,000. Personnel: New Staff Appointments and Resignations NJPA — EnVoy Update Presentation Special Board Committee... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Peak Pandering - Clinton Plans 'Pokestop' Event In Ohiotime of his death Brown was being investigated, and spoke publicly of his willi
Peak Pandering - Clinton Plans 'Pokestop' Event In Ohio
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
time of his death Brown was being investigated, and spoke publicly of his willingness to cut a deal with prosecutors. 5 – C. Victor Raiser II and Montgomery Raiser, Major players in the Clinton fund raising organization died in a private plane... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
News of Record for Thursday, July 14, 2016Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. v. Laura Guner, real property; Wells Fargo Ban
News of Record for Thursday, July 14, 2016
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. v. Laura Guner, real property; Wells Fargo Bank NA v. unknown heirs of Jane L. St. John, real property; Tracy A. Danler v. Daniel J. Mashevsky, auto negligence; Sharon H. Patrick v. Angie C. Dibattista, real... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Robert Darden: The lasting power of 'We Shall Overcome'When Rep. John Lewis and his colleagues sang "We Shall Overcome" on the floor o
Robert Darden: The lasting power of 'We Shall Overcome'
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
When Rep. John Lewis and his colleagues sang "We Shall Overcome" on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives a few weeks ago, some jeered, some laughed, some taunted. Paul Ryan's attempt to frame the sit-in as a publicity move was echoed by... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Marines and Mickey target of federal investigationhim online, on private Facebook pages for families and supporters of the U.S. M
Marines and Mickey target of federal investigation
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
him online, on private Facebook pages for families and supporters of the U.S. Marine Corps. They heard of his bonafides. John Shannon Simpson was a 20-year veteran of the Corps. A retired master sergeant. Reconnaissance Marine. Former Parris... Read more
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The Morning Call
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligatorsTwo months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefight
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligators
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Two months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefighters were warned to stop feeding the reptiles at one of the resort's fire stations. The admonitions were in emails from employees at Reedy Creek Emergency Services. Reedy... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligatorsTwo months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefight
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligators
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Two months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefighters were warned to stop feeding the reptiles at one of the resort's fire stations. The admonitions were in emails from employees at Reedy Creek Emergency Services. Reedy... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligatorsTwo months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefight
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligators
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Two months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefighters were warned to stop feeding the reptiles at one of the resort's fire stations. The admonitions were in emails from employees at Reedy Creek Emergency Services. Reedy... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligatorsTwo months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefight
Disney firefighters were warned to stop feeding alligators
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Two months before an alligator killed a toddler at Walt Disney World, firefighters were warned to stop feeding the reptiles at one of the resort's fire stations. The admonitions were in emails from employees at Reedy Creek Emergency Services. Reedy... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Amber Rudd appointed home secretary in Theresa May's Cabinet Amber Rudd, leaves 10 Downing Street, central London, after being appointed a
Amber Rudd appointed home secretary in Theresa May's Cabinet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Amber Rudd, leaves 10 Downing Street, central London, after being appointed as Home Secretary following a Cabinet reshuffle by new Prime Minister Theresa May. PA Amber Rudd has been... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
July 12 - July 15Screening includes a CT scan and a wellness consultation. If your calcium score
July 12 - July 15
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Screening includes a CT scan and a wellness consultation. If your calcium score is high, you will be able to meet with Dr. John Drury, local board certified cardiologist, to discuss next steps. Cost is $199. Optional blood tests available with the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Blue Bloodsthem were in the shallows. From above, a horseshoe crab looks like a somewhat r
Blue Bloods
The New Yorker / Posted 17 days ago
them were in the shallows. From above, a horseshoe crab looks like a somewhat rusty Second World War tin-pot Army helmet. John Rowden, of the Audubon Society, which organized this survey in affiliation with Cornell University and the New York... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Local students earn degreesof Arts, Christian Studies, all of Campobello; Dylan Shane Baxter, Bachelor of
Local students earn degrees
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
of Arts, Christian Studies, all of Campobello; Dylan Shane Baxter, Bachelor of Arts, Christian Studies of Cowpens; Albert C. Bianco, Bachelor of Arts, International Business; Jared Heath Ensley, Bachelor of Arts, Christian Studies, both of Duncan;... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Top City Of Chattanooga Salaries 2016Pollution $121,694.83 Richardson, Stacy A. Chief of Staff $112,200.00 Sewell,
Top City Of Chattanooga Salaries 2016
The Chattanoogan / Posted 19 days ago
Pollution $121,694.83 Richardson, Stacy A. Chief of Staff $112,200.00 Sewell, Stanley L City Auditor $111,245.06 Bailey, John Blythe H Administrator Transportation $110,337.10 Jennings, Lurone Sr. Administrator Youth & Family Dev... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County real estate transactionsBorden; Rachel E. Borden, $339,900. • 9 Crescent Drive, Teresa Bartosik to Mar
Erie County real estate transactions
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
Borden; Rachel E. Borden, $339,900. • 9 Crescent Drive, Teresa Bartosik to Martin Noah; Angela Veihdeffer, $167,450. • 91 John St., Sarah L. Young to Andrew J. Kelkenberg; Lily C. Kelkenberg, $153,000. • 3332 Wende Road, Daniel K. Peters to... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
July 9 - July 12lot. Collection includes: Plastic #1, plastic #2 natural (milk cartons), plasti
July 9 - July 12
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
lot. Collection includes: Plastic #1, plastic #2 natural (milk cartons), plastic #2 colored (detergent bottles, shampoo, etc.) and both aluminum and tin cans. No glass. Stroke Survivor Support Group — 10 a.m., SRM community room, Rehab entrance.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesdayherein, from R-1 Residential Zone, R-4 Special Zone, and M-1 Manufacturing Zon
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 days ago
herein, from R-1 Residential Zone, R-4 Special Zone, and M-1 Manufacturing Zone to R-4 Special Zone. (Applicant Version) c. 2016-090 John Floyd and David Downer (O-1 Office Zone to C-2 Convenience Commercial Zone). An ordinance to amend... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Ravaged woodlandsdisaster. The devastation wreaked in American forests by insects is less headl
Ravaged woodlands
Namibia Economist / Posted 21 days ago
disaster. The devastation wreaked in American forests by insects is less headline-grabbing, but ecologically as dramatic. Last month the United States Forest Service (USFS), another of the federal agencies that together manage nearly half the... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Design excellence recognised at Sussex awards ceremonyat Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham. Judges noted the LARC was an ‘excellent
Design excellence recognised at Sussex awards ceremony
Chichester Observer / Posted 21 days ago
at Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham. Judges noted the LARC was an ‘excellent facility with a striking presence’. Dr John Godfrey, Sussex Heritage Trust chairman, said: “These awards really are about excellence and high quality. “Buildings... Read more
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Sussex Express
Design excellence recognised at Sussex awards ceremonyat Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham. Judges noted the LARC was an ‘excellent
Design excellence recognised at Sussex awards ceremony
Sussex Express / Posted 21 days ago
at Christ’s Hospital School in Horsham. Judges noted the LARC was an ‘excellent facility with a striking presence’. Dr John Godfrey, Sussex Heritage Trust chairman, said: “These awards really are about excellence and high quality. “Buildings... Read more
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Boston Globe
The firefly’s fortunes rest with usfireflies, the blips of light function primarily as a mating gambit but also as
The firefly’s fortunes rest with us
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
fireflies, the blips of light function primarily as a mating gambit but also as a reminder to predators that they are toxic. We think the show is for our benefit, especially if dozens of fireflies dance in near-unison together. This point of view... Read more
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ajc.com
55 successful grads from Georgia collegesand Los Angeles Dodgers) 15. Bobby Jones, professional golfer 16. Arthur Murr
55 successful grads from Georgia colleges
ajc.com / Posted 22 days ago
and Los Angeles Dodgers) 15. Bobby Jones, professional golfer 16. Arthur Murray, dance instructor and businessman 17. John Portman, architect 18. John Young, astronaut 19. Michael Gearon Jr., owner of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks 20. Richard H.... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Mattituck Junior-Senior High fourth-quarter honor rollGrade 12: Cassidy Arnzen, John Batuello, Thomas Behr, Taylor Berkoski, Hayley B
Mattituck Junior-Senior High fourth-quarter honor roll
The Suffolk Times / Posted 22 days ago
Grade 12: Cassidy Arnzen, John Batuello, Thomas Behr, Taylor Berkoski, Hayley Berry, Julie Dickerson, Jack Dufton, Emma Fasolino, Erin Feeney, Hannah Fitzgerald, Sarah Fogarty, Gwyneth Foley, David Folk, Emily Gatz, Yianni Giannaris, Sarah Goerler,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Municipal Court casesrequest. Diana K. Howard, 44, of Virginia Beach, Va., forgery, pass bad check,
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 22 days ago
request. Diana K. Howard, 44, of Virginia Beach, Va., forgery, pass bad check, dismissed - prosecutor request. Shawn C. Maddox, 43, of 1514 W. North St., assault, dismissed - prosecutor request. Jay E. Mount, 36, of Christiansburg, theft,... Read more
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