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The Register NorthJersey.com
Schensul: Wallking the walls of the world - Travelwalls I'd ever seen. Or maybe I was just swept away a little, because of the t
Schensul: Wallking the walls of the world - Travel
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 hours ago
walls I'd ever seen. Or maybe I was just swept away a little, because of the town wall's beautiful setting, atop limestone and granite cliffs at the southern tip of Corsica, overlooking the bright navy Strait of Bonifacio. The wall is... Read more
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Calgary Sun
500-mile route round remote Scots coastline endlessly rewardingto stop for coffee, cheeses or local wool products. At Durness there’s a walk
500-mile route round remote Scots coastline endlessly rewarding
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
to stop for coffee, cheeses or local wool products. At Durness there’s a walk down to the shoreline to view the dripping limestone Smoo Caves, and the road then turns southwest into the mountains. Late afternoon light sculpts the snow-striped... Read more
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Queensland Times
Eagles aiming to find winning ingredients"Skidders'' Fortescue is a handy man to have around. He's heading for his 200t
Eagles aiming to find winning ingredients
Queensland Times / Posted 5 hours ago
"Skidders'' Fortescue is a handy man to have around. He's heading for his 200th match, being in his 11th season with the Limestone Park-based club. As the Ipswich team struggles to secure its third win of the QAFA (A) season, Fortescue offers a... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: Courthouse more than a place to congregatethe spirit of Denton. He chose materials used to build the courthouse back in 1
Kim Phillips: Courthouse more than a place to congregate
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
the spirit of Denton. He chose materials used to build the courthouse back in 1896 for the memorial’s granite columns and limestone blocks. The bronze relief on the front depicts preparation for war, artistically rendering a biblical tradition... Read more
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The Buffalo News
High schools - The Buffalo NewsDockery (SP) 35-2.5, Cassie Serafin (Dep) 34-1.75. CCAA Championships Day two
High schools - The Buffalo News
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
Dockery (SP) 35-2.5, Cassie Serafin (Dep) 34-1.75. CCAA Championships Day two at Olean Division I Dunkirk 124, All.-Limestone 104, Southwestern 97, Olean 94, Fal/CV 64, Fredonia 57, Gowanda 20. Division II Catt.-LV 145, Randolph 121,... Read more
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Pinoy Mountaineer
Mt. Paliparan (562m) in Tanay, Rizalhistory: Created 29 May 2016 by Gideon Lasco BACKGROUND Another hiking destina
Mt. Paliparan (562m) in Tanay, Rizal
Pinoy Mountaineer / Posted 6 hours ago
history: Created 29 May 2016 by Gideon Lasco BACKGROUND Another hiking destination in Rizal characterized by rocky, limestone prominences is Mt. Paliparan in Brgy. Cuyambay, Tanay, Rizal. Named as such by local Dumagats because it once... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Galesburg senior Josh Eiker wins 100 and 200 again; Bryce Vollrath of Richwoods second in shot put at boys state meetwe were supposed to do.” The JS area proved its power in the 1600, where four
Galesburg senior Josh Eiker wins 100 and 200 again; Bryce Vollrath of Richwoods second in shot put at boys state meet
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 hours ago
we were supposed to do.” The JS area proved its power in the 1600, where four area runners earned medals – led by Limestone senior Matt Carr’s third-place finish in 4:21.71. Gillum followed in fourth (4:22.38), East Peoria’s Michael Church... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Watchers in southern Alberta keep close eye out for the next Frank Slidea century ago, travelling at speeds up to 120 km/h toward a small coal mining t
Watchers in southern Alberta keep close eye out for the next Frank Slide
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
a century ago, travelling at speeds up to 120 km/h toward a small coal mining town that was fast asleep. The destructive limestone came crashing down at 4:10 a.m. and buried more than 90 people who were sleeping in temporary dwellings, miners’... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
May 28 in Journal Star sports historyRick Heppner and Bob Lord named. Also on the 15-player team are Spalding’s John
May 28 in Journal Star sports history
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 hours ago
Rick Heppner and Bob Lord named. Also on the 15-player team are Spalding’s John Venegoni, Bill Muzzarelli and Kevin McGann, Limestone’s Randy Thome and Greg Wittmer, East Peoria’s Mike Walston and Bill Soloman, Pekin’s Dave Vogelsang and Ralph... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Special Delivery: Messenger leads high-powered Limestone attackHe was too good. “His size (6-foot-2 and 200 pounds), his athleticism, his pur
Special Delivery: Messenger leads high-powered Limestone attack
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
He was too good. “His size (6-foot-2 and 200 pounds), his athleticism, his pure talent, …” Limestone head coach J.B. Clarke said. “We saw it when he was a sophomore in high school. But he was a Division I guy, so he fell off our radars.” Messenger... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Saints chasing third straight national championshipNobody’s ever done it. Limestone can become the first when the top-ranked Sain
Saints chasing third straight national championship
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
Nobody’s ever done it. Limestone can become the first when the top-ranked Saints play a 4 p.m. title game Sunday against second-ranked Le Moyne at Philadelphia's Lincoln Financial Field, home of the of NFL’s Eagles. It’s a game of historic... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Two area athletes vie for NCAA lacrosse titlesgoes for Division I title with North Carolina and Horseheads High grad Bailey B
Two area athletes vie for NCAA lacrosse titles
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
goes for Division I title with North Carolina and Horseheads High grad Bailey Bourgeois seeks Division II title for Limestone College. Former Corning East lacrosse standout and University of North Carolina defender Mallory Frysinger will... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jennifer Lopez' buys new $28m Bel-Air homehome as well. Showing off its architectural theme best is the home's stunning
Jennifer Lopez' buys new $28m Bel-Air home
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
home as well. Showing off its architectural theme best is the home's stunning kitchen which features wood floors, French limestone counter tops, stone walls and a soaring ceiling complete with giant sky light. Space for all: The main property -... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A promising future for the Phl under Duterteand other metallic minerals through the commercial operation of numerous mines.
A promising future for the Phl under Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
and other metallic minerals through the commercial operation of numerous mines. It is also abundant in non-metallic and industrial minerals such as marble, limestone, clays, feldspar, rock aggregates, dolomite, guano, and other quarry r... Read more
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Times of Malta
Ghajnsielem's Apparition Square gets a faceliftproject. Apparition Square, better known as the Pjazza tad-Dehra, now has a ha
Ghajnsielem's Apparition Square gets a facelift
Times of Malta / Posted 18 hours ago
project. Apparition Square, better known as the Pjazza tad-Dehra, now has a hard stone fountain base instead of a limestone one, new paving, a lawn, new benches and street furniture, a reservoir and two wooden bridges. The project is... Read more
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examiner.com
Marblehead Lighthouse and Museum opens for the 2016 seasonto climb to the top of the oldest lighthouse in continuous operation in all of
Marblehead Lighthouse and Museum opens for the 2016 season
examiner.com / Posted 20 hours ago
to climb to the top of the oldest lighthouse in continuous operation in all of the Great Lakes. Built in 1821 with a limestone exterior (now covered with a masonry finish), Marblehead Lighthouse offers breathtaking views of several Lake Erie... Read more
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The Age
Partial to escargot? This 15 million-old Aussie marsupial snacked on snailsat an entirely new family until they discovered a 15 million-year-old skull fro
Partial to escargot? This 15 million-old Aussie marsupial snacked on snails
The Age / Posted 21 hours ago
at an entirely new family until they discovered a 15 million-year-old skull from a young specimen, encased in the cave's limestone floor. Its diet of escargot is believed to be unique among mammals. "Malleodectes mirabilis was a bizarre mammal,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Partial to escargot? This 15 million-old Aussie marsupial snacked on snailsat an entirely new family until they discovered a 15 million-year-old skull fro
Partial to escargot? This 15 million-old Aussie marsupial snacked on snails
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
at an entirely new family until they discovered a 15 million-year-old skull from a young specimen, encased in the cave's limestone floor. Its diet of escargot is believed to be unique among mammals. "Malleodectes mirabilis was a bizarre mammal,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
GARDENING: quality of soil is significant to the success of your gardenIf like our own garden on the nursery you have a few scant inches of natural to
GARDENING: quality of soil is significant to the success of your garden
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
If like our own garden on the nursery you have a few scant inches of natural top soil depth before hitting something like limestone (as we have) or a mass of clay then all the more reason to nurture what you do have. Whether you’re a vegetable... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Partial to escargot? This 15 million-old Aussie marsupial snacked on snailsat an entirely new family until they discovered a 15 million-year-old skull fro
Partial to escargot? This 15 million-old Aussie marsupial snacked on snails
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
at an entirely new family until they discovered a 15 million-year-old skull from a young specimen, encased in the cave's limestone floor. Its diet of escargot is believed to be unique among mammals. "Malleodectes mirabilis was a bizarre mammal,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
SECTION VI PLAYOFFSMay 28 Fredonia vs. Alden at Sal Maglie Stadium, 7 p.m. CLASS C Semifinals
SECTION VI PLAYOFFS
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
May 28 Fredonia vs. Alden at Sal Maglie Stadium, 7 p.m. CLASS C Semifinals Thursday, May 26 Frewsburg 7, Allegany-Limestone 6 Barker 6, Portville 5 Saturday, May 28 No. 4 Frewsburg vs. No. 3 Barker at Diethrick Park, 3 p.m. CLASS... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
USC, Clemson in NCAA golf hunt800-, 1,500-, 3,000- and 5,000-meters in track. Rice is majoring in biology and
USC, Clemson in NCAA golf hunt
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
800-, 1,500-, 3,000- and 5,000-meters in track. Rice is majoring in biology and mathematics with a 3.94 GPA.

LIMESTONE: Junior men's lacrosse player Chris Clancy was named the winner of the NCAA Division II Men's Lacrosse... Read more

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Peoria Journal Star
Prime positions for state track medalsjunior Jake Gillum’s fifth-best 4:23.63. Joining Gillum will be East Peoria ju
Prime positions for state track medals
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
junior Jake Gillum’s fifth-best 4:23.63. Joining Gillum will be East Peoria junior Michael Church (sixth, 4:23.75), Limestone senior Matt Carr (eighth, 4:25.05) and Notre Dame senior Victor Fortin (10th, 4:26.37). Gillum finished second in... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Memorial Day round-upyears ago. Some graves are unmarked, some are simply marked with a rock, while
Memorial Day round-up
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
years ago. Some graves are unmarked, some are simply marked with a rock, while others are marked with a simple concrete or limestone marker. At 10 a.m. Monday, the Hackensack American Legion Post No. 202, Auxiliary and the SAL will present a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mother of quarry drowning victim: 'I have to complete his journey'the bill." The owners of the Eastern Industries quarry recently filed for a mi
Mother of quarry drowning victim: 'I have to complete his journey'
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
the bill." The owners of the Eastern Industries quarry recently filed for a mine permit to allow the company to dig for limestone, although it's not clear if it is in the same location as where the drownings occurred. While quarry officials... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New lookouts at Twelve Apostles part of multi-million-dollar makeoverVictoria's Shipwreck Coast. (Supplied: McGregor Coxall)Report points to demand
New lookouts at Twelve Apostles part of multi-million-dollar makeover
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Victoria's Shipwreck Coast. (Supplied: McGregor Coxall)Report points to demand for extra hotel beds The Shipwreck Coast's limestone cliffs and rock formations are the country's third most visited attraction behind the Sydney Opera House and the... Read more
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Variety
‘Ridiculousness’ Host Rob Dyrdek Lists Above Laurel Canyon in Los Angelesresidence sits behind gates that open a motor court, single-car car port and th
‘Ridiculousness’ Host Rob Dyrdek Lists Above Laurel Canyon in Los Angeles
Variety / Posted yesterday
residence sits behind gates that open a motor court, single-car car port and three-car garage. Flannel grey limestone tile floors runs throughout open-plan entertainment and recreation spaces that include a living room with... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield police honor officers, residents in yearly awardsduty. Springfield police, Clark County sheriff’s deputies, Springfield fire fi
Springfield police honor officers, residents in yearly awards
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
duty. Springfield police, Clark County sheriff’s deputies, Springfield fire fighters and state troopers gathered on North Limestone Street in front of the safety officers memorial to remember those who gave their lives. The same day the... Read more
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Breitbart
Stoned Man Claims to Be Shot in Butt — Bitten by Dog, Say Policeeveryone else seemed to be relieved that no serious incident or injury had take
Stoned Man Claims to Be Shot in Butt — Bitten by Dog, Say Police
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
everyone else seemed to be relieved that no serious incident or injury had taken place. Groesbeck is the county seat of Limestone County and is located about 45 miles east of Waco. Bob Price serves as associate editor and senior political news... Read more
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Roll Call
National Air and Space Museum Repair Has 'Huge' Pricehearing on the state of the world's largest museum and research complex. But en
National Air and Space Museum Repair Has 'Huge' Price
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
hearing on the state of the world's largest museum and research complex. But engineers discovered a major problem with the limestone facade of the National Mall mainstay during the early phase of planning. The "Tennessee pink marble" looked... Read more
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metro
9 stunning beaches you should visit this May bank holidayin dozens of films, music videos and adverts (Far From The Madding Crowd and Wi
9 stunning beaches you should visit this May bank holiday
metro / Posted yesterday
in dozens of films, music videos and adverts (Far From The Madding Crowd and Wilde), there is no mistaking the mystifying limestone archway of Durdle Door against an awe-inspring sunset. The rock arch will eventually fall into the sea, leaving a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesRoad, agriculture sales, to Samantha Marie Lindner, 22, New Carlisle, agricultu
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
Road, agriculture sales, to Samantha Marie Lindner, 22, New Carlisle, agriculture sales. Agustin Disciplina, 27, 908 S. Limestone St., factory worker, to Juana Selen Arevalos, 20, 908 S. Limestone St., assembly worker. Property... Read more
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The Border Mail
Napoleon's house, Portoferraio, Italy: Inside the home of Napoleonand punctuated by white-pebble beaches. The lighthouse rises up from the north-
Napoleon's house, Portoferraio, Italy: Inside the home of Napoleon
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
and punctuated by white-pebble beaches. The lighthouse rises up from the north-eastern rampart, a masterpiece in white limestone and yellow granitic porphyry mined right here on Elba. Though Forte Falcone and the Medicean Bastions are just a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Uncorked: Open a ros� for Memorial Day barbecuedomestic ros� for the weekend or to be enjoyed on a regular basis. � Winemaker
Uncorked: Open a ros� for Memorial Day barbecue
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
domestic ros� for the weekend or to be enjoyed on a regular basis. � Winemaker spotlight Hot summer days, cool nights and limestone soils at Tablas Creek led to a stellar ros� with fresh fruit, crisp acidity and gentle mineral notes. The Patelin... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Municipal Court casescontinued, public defender appointed, bond $1,000; assault, innocent, continued
Clark County Municipal Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
continued, public defender appointed, bond $1,000; assault, innocent, continued. Christopher D. Giannaris, 32, of 1431 N. Limestone St., two counts OVI, failure to control, innocent, continued. Kaitlyn Michele Hadden, 23, of 1032 Broadway St.,... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Missouri's School USDA Foods Distribution Most Efficientfacility is home to 50 businesses, including Missouri’s Food and Nutrition Serv
Missouri's School USDA Foods Distribution Most Efficient
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
facility is home to 50 businesses, including Missouri’s Food and Nutrition Services USDA food storage. The cave is a former limestone mine that has been repurposed as warehouse space. Photo courtesy of DESEThe U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam Chief Minister, Sarbananda Sonowal suggested NEC should allow incorporating land cost in the DPRthe Governor requested the Centre to constitute one Expert group to assist in p
Assam Chief Minister, Sarbananda Sonowal suggested NEC should allow incorporating land cost in the DPR
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
the Governor requested the Centre to constitute one Expert group to assist in preparing a Master Plan for exploration of minerals, i.e. coal, petroleum, limestone, dolomite, graphite, quartzite, brine oil, marble etc for development of th... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Armonk
Fawn Spotting Tops North Castle Police Blottershould they want it removed. Shortly afterwards, police got another call about
Fawn Spotting Tops North Castle Police Blotter
The Daily Voice - Armonk / Posted yesterday
should they want it removed. Shortly afterwards, police got another call about an injured fawn, this time from someone on Limestone Road. The police officer again determined the fawn was fine and its mother was nearby. According to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Westport Colonial offers a secret roomwhy Tucker prefers the conservatory. The semi-circular glass sunroom is flooded
Westport Colonial offers a secret room
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
why Tucker prefers the conservatory. The semi-circular glass sunroom is flooded with natural light. It features a Jerusalem limestone radiant heated floor, ceiling fan, and a door to the bluestone patio in the backyard with stone sitting... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Westport Colonial offers a secret roomwhy Tucker prefers the conservatory. The semi-circular glass sunroom is flooded
Westport Colonial offers a secret room
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
why Tucker prefers the conservatory. The semi-circular glass sunroom is flooded with natural light. It features a Jerusalem limestone radiant heated floor, ceiling fan, and a door to the bluestone patio in the backyard with stone sitting... Read more
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The Irish Times
Flower power returns to Chelseaas the looming profile of Chelsea’s famous Great Pavilion. The sleek, strong l
Flower power returns to Chelsea
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
as the looming profile of Chelsea’s famous Great Pavilion. The sleek, strong lines of its hard landscaping (Portuguese limestone paving, steps and water rills, shallow terraces contained by Corten steel) are confidently balanced by soft, lush... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Westport Colonial offers a secret roomwhy Tucker prefers the conservatory. The semi-circular glass sunroom is flooded
Westport Colonial offers a secret room
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
why Tucker prefers the conservatory. The semi-circular glass sunroom is flooded with natural light. It features a Jerusalem limestone radiant heated floor, ceiling fan, and a door to the bluestone patio in the backyard with stone sitting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangote Contributes 53 Percent of Govt Revenue in Mineral Resources Sector - NEITIresource across all states of the federation, with every state possessing at le
Dangote Contributes 53 Percent of Govt Revenue in Mineral Resources Sector - NEITI
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
resource across all states of the federation, with every state possessing at least two mineral resources. But of all 52, limestone was exploited more in 2013, than 51 others put together. Limestone, which is used for making cement, was... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OKC streetcar barn gets go-aheadwill be at 406 SW 7 St., on the corner of Hudson Avenue and next to Interstate
OKC streetcar barn gets go-ahead
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 days ago
will be at 406 SW 7 St., on the corner of Hudson Avenue and next to Interstate 40. The exterior finish will include limestone from the same quarry that supplied limestone for the historic Union Station nearby. Architect Robert Manley said a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Walk In The ParkPeterson walked with the bases loaded to force in the winning run as the fourth
Walk In The Park
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Peterson walked with the bases loaded to force in the winning run as the fourth-seeded Bears rallied to beat No. 9 Allegany-Limestone, 7-6, in the Section VI Class C semifinals Thursday evening at the Robert H. Jackson Sports Complex. "This is... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Girls face man accused in drunk driving crashHENDERSON-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON- LAMPASAS-CORYE
Girls face man accused in drunk driving crash
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
HENDERSON-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON- LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM- ROBERTSON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATHENS...GUN BARREL CITY...... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hempfield restaurant owner gets his ‘ducks in a row’ to grow medical marijuanawhat makes growers successful in other states. He said his focus was on findin
Hempfield restaurant owner gets his ‘ducks in a row’ to grow medical marijuana
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
what makes growers successful in other states. He said his focus was on finding the right location — a former underground limestone mine in Wampum, Lawrence County — that he believes will make for a secure, energy-efficient growing location. He... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Memorial Day round-upyears ago. Some graves are unmarked, some are simply marked with a rock, while
Memorial Day round-up
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
years ago. Some graves are unmarked, some are simply marked with a rock, while others are marked with a simple concrete or limestone marker. At 10 a.m. Monday, the Hackensack American Legion Post No. 202, Auxiliary and the SAL will present a... Read more
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examiner.com
Fascinating facts for #LanguedocDay‘Garrigue’ when you reading tasting notes on the wines of Southern France? In t
Fascinating facts for #LanguedocDay
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
‘Garrigue’ when you reading tasting notes on the wines of Southern France? In the Languedoc, Garrique has several meanings: limestone soil (so low in nutrients only grape vines and scrub will grow on it), the herby, scrub vegetation (that many wine... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Missouri schools use cave to store cafeteria foodcalled Subtropolis, has more than 1,500 employees. The facility provides space
Missouri schools use cave to store cafeteria food
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
called Subtropolis, has more than 1,500 employees. The facility provides space for 50 businesses, and the cave is a former limestone mine that has been built into warehouse space. "We are the only state in the whole country out of 50 states that... Read more
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