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Northern Daily Leader
Six of the best: River cruise gorgesand www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron
Six of the best: River cruise gorges
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 minutes ago
and www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron Gate, this almost 130-kilometre stretch of limestone gorges forces the wide Danube River through the Carpathian Mountains; at points the constricted river is 80 metres... Read more
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The Young Witness
Six of the best: River cruise gorgesand www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron
Six of the best: River cruise gorges
The Young Witness / Posted 5 minutes ago
and www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron Gate, this almost 130-kilometre stretch of limestone gorges forces the wide Danube River through the Carpathian Mountains; at points the constricted river is 80 metres... Read more
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Western Advocate
Six of the best: River cruise gorgesand www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron
Six of the best: River cruise gorges
Western Advocate / Posted 14 minutes ago
and www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron Gate, this almost 130-kilometre stretch of limestone gorges forces the wide Danube River through the Carpathian Mountains; at points the constricted river is 80 metres... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Six of the best: River cruise gorgesand www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron
Six of the best: River cruise gorges
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 minutes ago
and www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron Gate, this almost 130-kilometre stretch of limestone gorges forces the wide Danube River through the Carpathian Mountains; at points the constricted river is 80 metres... Read more
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Manning River Times
Six of the best: River cruise gorgesand www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron
Six of the best: River cruise gorges
Manning River Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
and www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron Gate, this almost 130-kilometre stretch of limestone gorges forces the wide Danube River through the Carpathian Mountains; at points the constricted river is 80 metres... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Six of the best: River cruise gorgesand www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron
Six of the best: River cruise gorges
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 minutes ago
and www.uniworld.com/auDJERDAP GORGE, ROMANIA/SERBIA Better known as the Iron Gate, this almost 130-kilometre stretch of limestone gorges forces the wide Danube River through the Carpathian Mountains; at points the constricted river is 80 metres... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
San Juan's walls are full of historyat the base, 2 feet at the top. The muralla or city wall features two walls of
San Juan's walls are full of history
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 minutes ago
at the base, 2 feet at the top. The muralla or city wall features two walls of sandstone blocks, filled with sand, mortar, limestone and water. The walls served San Juan well, thwarting pirates and foreign invaders for hundreds of years. That... Read more
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The News and Star
And the winners of Business Boost are...in 2006 to provide a high quality manufacturing service to the natural stone in
And the winners of Business Boost are...
The News and Star / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2006 to provide a high quality manufacturing service to the natural stone industry. It offers eight varieties of limestone and sandstone all sourced from quarries within 60 miles of its base in Penrith. Stone arrives on a flatbed lorry... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancerwas so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancer
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 hours ago
was so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it wasn't a lot but they were starting over. Limestone County Sheriff's Spokesman Stephen Young says the donation money was the only thing stolen during the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Where should I walk in the Peak District?park is a decidedly British spread of open uplands, towering outcrops, long rid
Where should I walk in the Peak District?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
park is a decidedly British spread of open uplands, towering outcrops, long ridges and deep gorges. Split between the limestone crags of the White Peak and the wilder, higher moorland of the Dark Peak, the region is often breathtakingly... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Four Seasons Announces New Private Jet Experiences and Global Culinary Journeydiving among spinner dolphins in Lanai, circling the Sydney harbour by sea plan
Four Seasons Announces New Private Jet Experiences and Global Culinary Journey
Hospitality Net / Posted 6 hours ago
diving among spinner dolphins in Lanai, circling the Sydney harbour by sea plane, and exploring the sandstone mountains and limestone caves of Langkawi. Guests can ride horseback through former private reserves on Africa's island of Mauritius,... Read more
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Hamilton News
Another chapter in west harbour’s ongoing storyinstitutional and open space. Building materials will align with the area's his
Another chapter in west harbour’s ongoing story
Hamilton News / Posted 7 hours ago
institutional and open space. Building materials will align with the area's historical nature and cultural heritage (limestone, brick, rustic wood, marine and design elements). Landscaping will include native plantings (grasses, tree species,... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Electoral masturbation & NDC baboonismroads in Togo while those that lead to your houses within the peripheries of Gh
Electoral masturbation & NDC baboonism
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 hours ago
roads in Togo while those that lead to your houses within the peripheries of Ghana are as rough and the Bemaraha limestone hills of Madagascar. The NDC is constructing KVIP toilets, Clinics, and so on there, as well as extending... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Demolition of Mott Building Makes Way for Rubenstein Forumbuilding contained University administrative offices. By Wednesday afternoon, t
Demolition of Mott Building Makes Way for Rubenstein Forum
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 8 hours ago
building contained University administrative offices. By Wednesday afternoon, the building’s three stories of glass and limestone were completely demolished, leaving the plot of land filled with bent and buckled remains. The oft-overlooked Mott... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
‘Renascence’ brings top artists togetherto give the stone its due.” That means paying attention to the bedding plane —
‘Renascence’ brings top artists together
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 10 hours ago
to give the stone its due.” That means paying attention to the bedding plane — the subtle layers created when the original limestone was formed — and being careful to avoid crushing the crystals in the final layer. Now that the quarry is open... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancerwas so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancer
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 hours ago
was so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it wasn't a lot but they were starting over. Limestone County Sheriff's Spokesman Stephen Young says the donation money was the only thing stolen during the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancerwas so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancer
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 hours ago
was so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it wasn't a lot but they were starting over. Limestone County Sheriff's Spokesman Stephen Young says the donation money was the only thing stolen during the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Limestone gets walk-off win in CC softball openerJunior Sam Thornton (Pauline) came through with a seventh-inning hit that gave
Limestone gets walk-off win in CC softball opener
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Junior Sam Thornton (Pauline) came through with a seventh-inning hit that gave the Limestone softball team a 3-2 walk-off win over Barton in the first round of the Conference Carolinas Tournament on Thursday in Burlington, N.C. Sophomore... Read more
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The Irish Times
Frank McCourt Museum building withdrawn from auctionknown as Leamy’s School, is a listed building complete with tower, turrets, orn
Frank McCourt Museum building withdrawn from auction
The Irish Times / Posted 15 hours ago
known as Leamy’s School, is a listed building complete with tower, turrets, ornamental chimneys and gargoyles carved in limestone and sandstone. The former schoolhouse building attracts a rental income of €23,500 per annum from its four... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Local author Brittany Carson to host book signing at Chapman Cultural CenterShe is a 2008 graduate of Spartanburg High School, a 2011 graduate of Spartanbu
Local author Brittany Carson to host book signing at Chapman Cultural Center
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
She is a 2008 graduate of Spartanburg High School, a 2011 graduate of Spartanburg Methodist College and a 2013 graduate of Limestone College. She recently completed the Tony Gaskins Life Coaching certification program. "The Chosen One" was... Read more
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Naples Daily News
How can you tell if you have a sinkhole?Means, a geologist for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, said
How can you tell if you have a sinkhole?
Naples Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
Means, a geologist for the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, said a sinkhole is caused specifically when limestone is dissolved by groundwater. As the rock dissolves, spaces and gaps in the rock develop underground. The land can... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Steve Bertrand & WGN present An Ireland AdventureCounty Kerry. Pause for a photo stop at the Rock of Cashel, a spectacular group
Steve Bertrand & WGN present An Ireland Adventure
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 15 hours ago
County Kerry. Pause for a photo stop at the Rock of Cashel, a spectacular group of medieval buildings set on an outcrop of limestone in the Golden Vale including the 12th century round tower, High Cross and Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield smash-and-grab starts fire, destroys businessesA fire destroyed two Springfield businesses on South Limestone Street early Thu
Springfield smash-and-grab starts fire, destroys businesses
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
A fire destroyed two Springfield businesses on South Limestone Street early Thursday morning, sparked by a van that drove into the building in an apparent break-in. No one was injured in the blaze and the driver ran from the scene. Springfield... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancerwas so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it
Burglar steals money donated to child fighting cancer
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 hours ago
was so he gave her a box that he had written St. Jude on. He told Molly that it wasn't a lot but they were starting over. Limestone County Sheriff's Spokesman Stephen Young says the donation money was the only thing stolen during the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Council Briefs: April 27ensure "continued availability of mineral aggregate resources," adding that Oxf
Council Briefs: April 27
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 18 hours ago
ensure "continued availability of mineral aggregate resources," adding that Oxford is home to some of the highest quality limestone in Ontario. For now the presentation on the Official Plan Amendment was received as information, but the council... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Your gardenmanure or other organic material into the subsoil. Replace topsoil, enriched w
Your garden
Otago Daily Times / Posted 21 hours ago
manure or other organic material into the subsoil. Replace topsoil, enriched with bone meal or superphosphate and crushed limestone (50g per sq m each). Sweet pea plants already growing can have the centres taken out of their growing points to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mahindra Intertrade signs MoU with MSTC to set up India’s first auto shredding facilityother resources as every tonne of new steel manufactured from scrap steel saves
Mahindra Intertrade signs MoU with MSTC to set up India’s first auto shredding facility
The Economic Times / Posted 23 hours ago
other resources as every tonne of new steel manufactured from scrap steel saves a substantial amount of iron ore, coal and limestone. Moreover, if India focuses on scrapping old automobiles, it can recover significant amounts of steel scrap,... Read more
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FOX Business
Improving Construction Sales Boost United States Lime & Minerals Inc.'s Earningsmore than offset the continued weakness in the oil and gas market, which has no
Improving Construction Sales Boost United States Lime & Minerals Inc.'s Earnings
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
more than offset the continued weakness in the oil and gas market, which has not only been impacting the company's lime and limestone sales to that market, but also the revenue the company gets from its own natural gas production. U.S. Lime... Read more
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FOX Business
Improving Construction Sales Boost United States Lime & Minerals Inc.'s Earningsmore than offset the continued weakness in the oil and gas market, which has no
Improving Construction Sales Boost United States Lime & Minerals Inc.'s Earnings
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
more than offset the continued weakness in the oil and gas market, which has not only been impacting the company's lime and limestone sales to that market, but also the revenue the company gets from its own natural gas production. U.S. Lime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun 'Tamed' the IMFof the country. They include "gold, iron ore, cassiterite, collumbite, wolframi
How Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun 'Tamed' the IMF
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the country. They include "gold, iron ore, cassiterite, collumbite, wolframite, pyrochlore, monazite, marble, coal, limestone, clays, barytes, lead-zinc. Indeed, each of the 36 federating states and the FCT has a fair share of the solid... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mines ministry meet for fast tracking clearances of auctioned blocksHitherto, two limestone blocks and one gold block in Chhattisgarh, two limeston
Mines ministry meet for fast tracking clearances of auctioned blocks
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Hitherto, two limestone blocks and one gold block in Chhattisgarh, two limestone blocks in Jharkhand and one iron ore block in Odisha have been successfully auctioned. In Chhattisgarh, Vedanta Ltd has been named the preferred bidder for the gold... Read more
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International Business Times
Ancient Mosul museum artefacts destroyed by Isis recreated with 3D technology and tourist photos be making an impact on preserving some of it," Vincent told IBTimes UK. Among
Ancient Mosul museum artefacts destroyed by Isis recreated with 3D technology and tourist photos
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
be making an impact on preserving some of it," Vincent told IBTimes UK. Among the printed items is the Lion of Mosul, a limestone statue of a colossal Assyrian guardian lion from about 860 BC that used to lay outside the entrance of the Temple... Read more
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USA Today
Seven epic walking trails around the world268-mile Pennine Way walking trail follows the mountainous backbone of England
Seven epic walking trails around the world
USA Today / Posted yesterday
268-mile Pennine Way walking trail follows the mountainous backbone of England through the moors of Bronte Country, over limestone cliffs and glacial valleys, past Hadrian's Wall and across the wildest stretch of land in the nation before... Read more
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Canberra Times
Outstanding Canberrans recognised on Honour Walk - and one says hands off Manuka Poolmade sustained contributions to the ACT". St John's Anglican Church Canberra w
Outstanding Canberrans recognised on Honour Walk - and one says hands off Manuka Pool
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
made sustained contributions to the ACT". St John's Anglican Church Canberra was "a focal point for the communities of the Limestone Plains and remains to this day a place of religious and social significance for many Canberrans". Mr Hoffman was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinese Consul Seeks Closer Ties With Edoof the Chinese to some sites where we have various solid minerals, precious sto
Chinese Consul Seeks Closer Ties With Edo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the Chinese to some sites where we have various solid minerals, precious stones because I believe that we have enough limestone and other precious metals which can be developed, and these things can easily produce granite, marble, and in... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Business destroyed after van slams into it, catches fireto the building, destroying it. Officials said they responded to MetroPCS at t
Business destroyed after van slams into it, catches fire
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
to the building, destroying it. Officials said they responded to MetroPCS at the corner of East John Street and South Limestone Street on an alarm, and once on scene, found a vehicle inside the building with the interior of the building fully... Read more
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The Post-Journal
HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULECountry Club, 4 p.m. Maple Grove vs. Chautauqua Lake/Westfield at Chautauqua G
HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
Country Club, 4 p.m. Maple Grove vs. Chautauqua Lake/Westfield at Chautauqua Golf Club, 3:30 p.m. High School Tennis Allegany-Limestone at Salamanca, 4 p.m. Olean at Fredonia, 4:30 p.m. Southwestern vs. Panama at Chautauqua Institution,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Limestone looks to repeat as tournament championsLimestone, which won its first Conference Carolinas softball tournament champio
Limestone looks to repeat as tournament champions
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
Limestone, which won its first Conference Carolinas softball tournament championship last year, will go for two in a row as the double-elimination event begins Thursday in Burlington, N.C. The Saints, top-seeded as first-place finisher (31-14, 17-4),... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
SCA's Ashton Poole ready to make a splashGreer's Sam Merrell signed with USC Upstate golf, Brooke Wade inked with North
SCA's Ashton Poole ready to make a splash
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
Greer's Sam Merrell signed with USC Upstate golf, Brooke Wade inked with North Greenville softball, Bo Roberts signed with Limestone baseball and soccer players Diana Cedillo and Nomi Henkin signed with Spartanburg Methodist College and Converse,... Read more
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SiliconIndia
8 Eccentric Currencies from Around the Globecurrencies from around the Globe, as reported by The Economic Times. This larg
8 Eccentric Currencies from Around the Globe
SiliconIndia / Posted yesterday
currencies from around the Globe, as reported by The Economic Times. This large, circular stone disk carved out of limestone has its own unique significance. It was used as a currency for trading by the Yapese, a native belonging to the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Multi-tasking at Gilgandraingredients. including soya bean meal, which is imported from the US, fish meal
Multi-tasking at Gilgandra
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
ingredients. including soya bean meal, which is imported from the US, fish meal, meat meal, various amino acids, salt and limestone. Over the eight weeks of life the diet comprises starter, grower and finisher rations. In the beginning the diet... Read more
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The Star
Cahya Mata eyes Pan Borneo Highway jobsaid the group, which owns five quarries involved in the production of crushed
Cahya Mata eyes Pan Borneo Highway job
The Star / Posted yesterday
said the group, which owns five quarries involved in the production of crushed stone aggregates, micro tonalite and limestone, would invest in a second production line in Sibanyis quarry along Kuching-Serian Road to raise output capacity to... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Poole ready to make a splashGreer's Sam Merrell signed with USC Upstate golf, Brooke Wade inked with North
Poole ready to make a splash
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
Greer's Sam Merrell signed with USC Upstate golf, Brooke Wade inked with North Greenville softball, Bo Roberts signed with Limestone baseball and soccer players Diana Cedillo and Nomi Henkin signed with Spartanburg Methodist College and Converse,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Saints shooting for repeatAlready another hit this season, Limestone is trying to stretch it into a doubl
Saints shooting for repeat
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
Already another hit this season, Limestone is trying to stretch it into a double. Limestone, which won its first Conference Carolinas softball tournament championship last year, will go for two in a row as the double-elimination event begins... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How tile has become one of design’s greatest chameleonsPetra series in crema from the iTopker collection can be fashioned into an eleg
How tile has become one of design’s greatest chameleons
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Petra series in crema from the iTopker collection can be fashioned into an elegant sink and countertop that resemble limestone. Wood tile is exciting, he continued, especially now that the digital grain is so authentic-looking and the planks... Read more
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Queensland Times
Paws hit pavement for orphan poochesevent is expected to attract more than 20,000 people across 22 locations, with
Paws hit pavement for orphan pooches
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
event is expected to attract more than 20,000 people across 22 locations, with Ipswich hosting 2km and 3km walks through Limestone Park on Sunday, May 15. Health and community safety committee chairwoman Cr Sheila Ireland said the local event... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Hill Country compound showcases German styleTexas, is on the market for $3,295,000. The main house is a 2,393-square-foot
Texas Hill Country compound showcases German style
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Texas, is on the market for $3,295,000. The main house is a 2,393-square-foot structure partially built with German limestone accents. This Texas Hill Country town is known for its German influence, so these architectural details are true to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scientists recreate face of ‘pearl faced’ Altamura Mancranium and a very big nose, the researchers say. Analysis of the bones (left)
Scientists recreate face of ‘pearl faced’ Altamura Man
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
cranium and a very big nose, the researchers say. Analysis of the bones (left) of 'Altamura Man', found entombed in limestone in a cave in Altamura, Italy, have led to a reconstruction of his face (right) showing a jutting brow, an elongated... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Energy company shuts down fracking operation in Lawrence Countyin Poland Township after two earthquakes shook the area. The epicenter was dir
Energy company shuts down fracking operation in Lawrence County
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
in Poland Township after two earthquakes shook the area. The epicenter was directly below property owned by Republic Services’ Carbon Limestone Landfill, where Hilcorp Energy Co. has one well actively producing and a number of others being dri... Read more
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Business Standard India
States ready to auction 82 non-coal mineral blocksblocks have been auctioned out of the 52. For the first-phase auction in Andhr
States ready to auction 82 non-coal mineral blocks
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
blocks have been auctioned out of the 52. For the first-phase auction in Andhra Pradesh, the date of initial bids for six limestone blocks has been extended to April 30. Of the six blocks, only three blocks have received a total of seven... Read more
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