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The New Yorker
Other Recent Campaign Promises to Russiaprotector, for now and for as long as he is needed.” —Prudence Tate, candidate
Other Recent Campaign Promises to Russia
The New Yorker / Posted 56 minutes ago
protector, for now and for as long as he is needed.” —Prudence Tate, candidate for secretary of the Baltimore County Public Library system. “As governor, I would secede from the U.S. and request membership for our state in the Russian Federation.... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Victoria’s Secretsin the middle of the main floor of the Merrick Boulevard branch in his new posi
Victoria’s Secrets
Times Newsweekly / Posted 4 hours ago
in the middle of the main floor of the Merrick Boulevard branch in his new position as the president and CEO of the Queens Library system. Sadly, it had been surrounded by controversy these past three years over its former director Tom Galante,... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
New discussion group blends art, literature at Norton Museumnovels. “We decided this would make a great public program to develop with our
New discussion group blends art, literature at Norton Museum
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
novels. “We decided this would make a great public program to develop with our local book experts, the Palm Beach County Library System,” Gregory said. Each session pairs a book with related art from the Norton’s collection or temporary... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Reading program improving kids’ livesbut we would urge them to consider this camp yearly, even if scores are through
Reading program improving kids’ lives
The Marietta Times / Posted 14 hours ago
but we would urge them to consider this camp yearly, even if scores are through the roof. While we have a great public library system locally that also offers summer reading opportunities, this is another option to keep students reading... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pegula Sports backing new library cardEntertainment, parent company of the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres, has join
Pegula Sports backing new library card
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 hours ago
Entertainment, parent company of the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres, has joined with the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library System to create a special offer for sports fans – the One Buffalo Community Library Card. The special card will be... Read more
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The Cass County Democrat Missourian
Northern Resource Center library to relocate amid discordeach month in rent at its new location, an 11 percent increase from its current
Northern Resource Center library to relocate amid discord
The Cass County Democrat Missourian / Posted 21 hours ago
each month in rent at its new location, an 11 percent increase from its current rate at Cedar Tree. The Cass County Public Library system operates on a levy that was last raised by voters in 1985. Since then, it was rolled back by 25 percent when... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Library hours in Stamford have rebounded since recession cutssince the recession, which dealt a blow to libraries across the nation and the
Library hours in Stamford have rebounded since recession cuts
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
since the recession, which dealt a blow to libraries across the nation and the cash-strapped cities that fund them. Many library systems, including Stamford’s, have not seen funding return to pre-recession levels. Budget shortfalls this year in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘One Buffalo’ library cards coming in Septemberwill be available for free starting in late September, Pegula Sports & Entertai
‘One Buffalo’ library cards coming in September
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
will be available for free starting in late September, Pegula Sports & Entertainment and the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library System announced Wednesday. “Supporting the One Buffalo Community Library Card gives the Bills and Sabres another... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Words, Deeds, Creeps and Eatsfor libraries at Boise Weekly—and the City of Trees is about to get another bib
Words, Deeds, Creeps and Eats
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
for libraries at Boise Weekly—and the City of Trees is about to get another bibliotheque. The Bown branch of the Boise library system is finally coming to fruition, and BW News Editor George Prentice took a tour of the construction site to get... Read more
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Boise Weekly
How to Build a Boise Branch Library (Book by Book)we anticipating an extremely popular grand opening when we swing the doors open
How to Build a Boise Branch Library (Book by Book)
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
we anticipating an extremely popular grand opening when we swing the doors open at Bown Crossing? Oh, yes," said Boise Library System Director Kevin Booe, about to celebrate his 36th year with the library. "Take the Hillcrest branch [opened in... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Flood-damaged West Virginia libraries seeking help to rebuildteens and adults. According to Ellie Teaford, branch manager for the Elk Valle
Flood-damaged West Virginia libraries seeking help to rebuild
The Inter-Mountain / Posted yesterday
teens and adults. According to Ellie Teaford, branch manager for the Elk Valley Branch of the Kanawha County Public Library system, the flow of residents through the temporary library had been steady throughout the day. "Since both Elk... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Library audit reveals gaps in recordsyear on each card, according to Table D of the audit. Pamela Coyle, former dir
Library audit reveals gaps in records
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
year on each card, according to Table D of the audit. Pamela Coyle, former director of the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Library system prior to current director Sheridan Montgomery's arrival in January, held the director position during all of... Read more
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Daily Press
County accepts $95,000 grant for rail emergency trainingat the board's regular meeting July 19. Pat Riter, a library assistant at the
County accepts $95,000 grant for rail emergency training
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
at the board's regular meeting July 19. Pat Riter, a library assistant at the Yorktown branch of the York County Public Library system, and York-Poquoson Sheriff's Deputy John Moore were recognized for 20 years of service. Riter is described as... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
TNRD Library System footnotesRegional libraries The TNRD Library System’s Summer Reading Club is now in ful
TNRD Library System footnotes
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted yesterday
Regional libraries The TNRD Library System’s Summer Reading Club is now in full swing, but it’s not too late to get in on some of the fun. The theme of this year’s club is “Book a Trip”, with participants keeping track of their reading and getting... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Aegis Communitymonth during and after the building's well pump was repaired; however, the wate
Aegis Community
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
month during and after the building's well pump was repaired; however, the water is currently safe to drink, according to library system officials. Signs were... An Aberdeen police officer has taken in a kitten that was rescued after being thrown... Read more
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Daily Herald
Longtime Schaumburg library trustee Miller diesfor a decade. During her time on the library board, Miller also had various ro
Longtime Schaumburg library trustee Miller dies
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
for a decade. During her time on the library board, Miller also had various roles with agencies such as the North Suburban Library System and American Library Association. She won numerous awards, including the Illinois Humanities Council Studs... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
Library to host Reference USA workshopThe Decatur branch of the Adams Public Library System will offer a free worksho
Library to host Reference USA workshop
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
The Decatur branch of the Adams Public Library System will offer a free workshop starting at 5:30 p.m. on Aug. 23 on the usage of ReferenceUSA, with tips on market research, trends and more. ReferenceUSA is described by a library spokesperson as the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Two decades in Manteca of broken promises regarding librarymore — that could have led to a reasonable expansion of library services by now
Two decades in Manteca of broken promises regarding library
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
more — that could have led to a reasonable expansion of library services by now. To show how high of a priority having a library system in Manteca that catches up on lost ground and is able to serve growth, not one City Council has yet to place... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Senate confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of Congressas the first African-American and first woman to hold the position. She had be
Senate confirms Carla Hayden as 14th Librarian of Congress
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
as the first African-American and first woman to hold the position. She had been chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library system in Baltimore and a former president of the American Library Association. Her appointment at the Library of... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
BURGERS TOP BOOKSlibraries (16,766) compared to McDonald’s locations (14,157). But within the bo
BURGERS TOP BOOKS
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
libraries (16,766) compared to McDonald’s locations (14,157). But within the boundaries of the Stockton-San Joaquin County Library System that excludes Lodi there are 23 McDonald’s restaurants and 13 library branches. In Stockton there are five... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
J.W. Riley recalled as favorite in Arkansaswith the Newberry Act of 1915. Biographer Richard Crowder (Those Innocent Year
J.W. Riley recalled as favorite in Arkansas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
with the Newberry Act of 1915. Biographer Richard Crowder (Those Innocent Years is available through the Central Arkansas Library System) wrote that Riley had struggled with alcohol for decades, since a prank (see below) cost him his first editing... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Library summer reading program ending with free magic shows this weekNationally acclaimed magician Ken Scott will perform eight free shows for the F
Library summer reading program ending with free magic shows this week
Forsyth County News / Posted 4 days ago
Nationally acclaimed magician Ken Scott will perform eight free shows for the Forsyth County Public Library system on July 25-28. The Forsyth County Summer Reading Fun finale week will begin with Scott’s first performance at the Post Road Library on... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
New library branch opening in Monroeto the library is about to go from eight miles via car to less than two blocks
New library branch opening in Monroe
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
to the library is about to go from eight miles via car to less than two blocks on foot. That’s because the MidPointe Library System is opening a branch in Monroe — its first new branch in 40 years and one of two new buildings in the system... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Letters to the editor | July 24, 2016secret is the Community District Library. As Board Chair on behalf of the CDL B
Letters to the editor | July 24, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
secret is the Community District Library. As Board Chair on behalf of the CDL Board of Trustees I ask you to remember our library system on election day, Aug. 2. Walk into any branch: Corunna, Perry, Bancroft, Byron, Lennon, Morrice and New... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Viewpoints | July 24, 2016secret is the Community District Library. As Board Chair on behalf of the CDL B
Viewpoints | July 24, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
secret is the Community District Library. As Board Chair on behalf of the CDL Board of Trustees I ask you to remember our library system on election day, Aug. 2. Walk into any branch: Corunna, Perry, Bancroft, Byron, Lennon, Morrice and New... Read more
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DNA Info
Looking for a Human Google? The NYPL Has You Coveredfor the era before Google, when information was far more elusive, the New York
Looking for a Human Google? The NYPL Has You Covered
DNA Info / Posted 5 days ago
for the era before Google, when information was far more elusive, the New York Public Library is here to serve you. The library system with 92 branches in Manhattan, Staten Island and the Bronx employs nine librarians and information assistants... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Library board evaluates directorof the library and former employees since she began her role as the director of
Library board evaluates director
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
of the library and former employees since she began her role as the director of the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library system in January. Grievances against Montgomery and the library board have been made at city council, county council... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
When School is Out, Dallas Becomes a City of LearningMalek said. Big Thought networks with over 200 partners including Dallas Indep
When School is Out, Dallas Becomes a City of Learning
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
Malek said. Big Thought networks with over 200 partners including Dallas Independent School District, the Dallas Public Library system, cultural institutions, and businesses to develop programs for students to experience their city with digital... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Weekend Roundup: Gotta catch 'em allsession begins at 9 a.m. and is a steal at $10. Everyone can enjoy great barga
Weekend Roundup: Gotta catch 'em all
Charleston City Paper / Posted 5 days ago
session begins at 9 a.m. and is a steal at $10. Everyone can enjoy great bargains, good books and a chance to support the library system from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Johns Island regional library. Head over to Lourie Theater at 7 p.m.... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Lots of family drama in this week’s Three Good ReadsCONTRIBUTED PHOTO Ron Solórzano is a regional librarian with the Ventura County
Lots of family drama in this week’s Three Good Reads
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Ron Solórzano is a regional librarian with the Ventura County Library system. He grew up in Southern California and received his degree in library and information science from UCLA. He is a fan of science fiction, intergenerational... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Heat wave to sweep Howard County this weekendinformation about the 50+ Centers, go to Howard County's website at www.howardc
Heat wave to sweep Howard County this weekend
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
information about the 50+ Centers, go to Howard County's website at www.howardcountymd.gov. Information on Howard County Library System locations and hours of operation is available at hclibrary.org —Baltimore Sun reporter Scott Dance... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
A ladybug release, book sale and dinner & a show in this week's 5 Around TownIsland Regional Book Sale of the Charleston County Libraries. With great barga
A ladybug release, book sale and dinner & a show in this week's 5 Around Town
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
Island Regional Book Sale of the Charleston County Libraries. With great bargains, good books and a chance to support your library system, all are invited Friday & Saturday at the John's Island Regional Library. Books, DVDs, and CDs, will be... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Librarian starts her own Little Free Libraryto his mother, a school teacher who loved books, according to Laura Bradley, pr
Librarian starts her own Little Free Library
Forsyth County News / Posted 6 days ago
to his mother, a school teacher who loved books, according to Laura Bradley, program manager for the Forsyth County Public Library system. Raus’s husband, Bob, said he enjoys seeing his wife share her love with as many people as possible. “Most... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Montgomery doesn’t understand staffpart-time employees dedicated to providing excellent service to our community.
Montgomery doesn’t understand staff
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 6 days ago
part-time employees dedicated to providing excellent service to our community. One of our part timers has been with the library system for 15 years. Many of us were forced to resign due to the new mandated shift requirements that were... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Library projects take a hit in city capital planthe largest drop-off in dollars from the last five-year plan to the one adopted
Library projects take a hit in city capital plan
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the largest drop-off in dollars from the last five-year plan to the one adopted by a 14-2 vote on Wednesday was the city library system. A city presentation promoting Houston's 2012 bond propositions said that a yes vote would mean the Montrose... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Out of the Morgueto 2016. Last week, patrons of the Ellinwood School and Community Library could
Out of the Morgue
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
to 2016. Last week, patrons of the Ellinwood School and Community Library could use the new 3D printer. The Central Kansas Library System received a grant allowing them to award one printer to each service area, and chose Ellinwood for this new... Read more
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The News & Observer
Cameron Village library will close in August for 2 months of renovationsupgrades. Wake County is spending about $470,000 to make improvements at the s
Cameron Village library will close in August for 2 months of renovations
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
upgrades. Wake County is spending about $470,000 to make improvements at the site, which is the largest branch in the library system. The goal is to offer the library’s roughly 7,000 weekly patrons inviting spaces to sit and read next to the... Read more
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The Brown and White
Poll: Do you agree with Warren Co. library expansion plan?a building in Greenwich Township, investing $6.1 million overall to create a ne
Poll: Do you agree with Warren Co. library expansion plan?
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
a building in Greenwich Township, investing $6.1 million overall to create a new southwestern branch of the Warren County Library system and establish a records storage facility for the county. While the county has been looking to relocate the... Read more
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The Brown and White
Freeholder plan undercuts Phillipsburg libraryFor many years, Warren County has maintained a progressive, four-branch library
Freeholder plan undercuts Phillipsburg library
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
For many years, Warren County has maintained a progressive, four-branch library system that seeks to serve patrons and taxpayers equitably. The evolution from a collection of small municipal libraries to a countywide system generated growing pains... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Library’s Bikemobile brings books on a bikethat “when hope hardly seems worth having, just mount a bicycle and go out for
Library’s Bikemobile brings books on a bike
Yellow Springs News / Posted 7 days ago
that “when hope hardly seems worth having, just mount a bicycle and go out for a spin down the road.” The Greene County Library System is taking the words of these authors to heart with its new pedal-powered bike library: a bicycle pulling... Read more
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The Express-Times
Why some Bethlehem Township residents want to ditch the libraryis less than the cost of a single book. When the local residents pool their dol
Why some Bethlehem Township residents want to ditch the library
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
is less than the cost of a single book. When the local residents pool their dollars, that allows you to have a first-class library system." The library currently serves city residents, Bethlehem and Hanover townships and the borough of Fountain... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Local government leaders talk mosquitoes, library policyrepresentatives on the county's work to control mosquitoes.�Bob Davy, Fletcher
Local government leaders talk mosquitoes, library policy
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
representatives on the county's work to control mosquitoes.�Bob Davy, Fletcher town councilman, also questioned a new library system policy that would require municipalities to fund branch library construction projects. The policy goes to... Read more
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WALB Albany
Companies behind Sabal Trail donate to Dougherty Co. LibraryDirector Pauline Abidde. A $27,000 grant from Sabal Trail will be used to buy
Companies behind Sabal Trail donate to Dougherty Co. Library
WALB Albany / Posted 9 days ago
Director Pauline Abidde. A $27,000 grant from Sabal Trail will be used to buy 30 e-readers. And every "study room" in the library system will get a white board, useful for teaching meetings. Sabal Trail is also buying two 3-D printers for... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Construction on new Gibson library to get underwaysquare feet and cost about $700,000 to $800,000, which will be paid from local
Construction on new Gibson library to get underway
The Daily Comet / Posted 10 days ago
square feet and cost about $700,000 to $800,000, which will be paid from local sales tax money designated for the public library system, Library Director Mary LeBoeuf said. The cost will cover construction and equipment such as tables, chairs,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Construction on new Gibson library to get underwaysquare feet and cost about $700,000 to $800,000, which will be paid from local
Construction on new Gibson library to get underway
The Houma Courier / Posted 10 days ago
square feet and cost about $700,000 to $800,000, which will be paid from local sales tax money designated for the public library system, Library Director Mary LeBoeuf said. The cost will cover construction and equipment such as tables, chairs,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Scarsdale
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofitsgrants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst,
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofits
The Daily Voice - Scarsdale / Posted 10 days ago
grants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst, Jazz Forum Arts and the Westchester Library System The following organizations received grants: The Foundation has disbursed $661,000 across two rounds of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofitsgrants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst,
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofits
The Daily Voice - Mt Kisco / Posted 10 days ago
grants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst, Jazz Forum Arts and the Westchester Library System The following organizations received grants: The Foundation has disbursed $661,000 across two rounds of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenburgh
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofitsgrants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst,
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofits
The Daily Voice - Greenburgh / Posted 10 days ago
grants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst, Jazz Forum Arts and the Westchester Library System The following organizations received grants: The Foundation has disbursed $661,000 across two rounds of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yonkers
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofitsgrants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst,
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofits
The Daily Voice - Yonkers / Posted 10 days ago
grants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst, Jazz Forum Arts and the Westchester Library System The following organizations received grants: The Foundation has disbursed $661,000 across two rounds of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Somers
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofitsgrants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst,
Westchester Community Foundation Announces $522,000 In Grants To Nonprofits
The Daily Voice - Somers / Posted 10 days ago
grants. A total of $50,000 in arts and culture grants was warded to Lyndhurst, Jazz Forum Arts and the Westchester Library System The following organizations received grants: The Foundation has disbursed $661,000 across two rounds of... Read more
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