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The Florida Times-Union
Historic restored 19th-century Jacksonville schoolhouse dedicated Saturdayhad a means to advance themselves.” The schoolhouse was originally built at wh
Historic restored 19th-century Jacksonville schoolhouse dedicated Saturday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
had a means to advance themselves.” The schoolhouse was originally built at what is now St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at Loretto and Old St. Augustine roads, then used until 1943. Given to school handyman Nathaniel Long, he moved it to his Old... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Niagara Catholic school board briefsWard was his first principalship. The school continues to follow the education
Niagara Catholic school board briefs
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Ward was his first principalship. The school continues to follow the education principles of its namesake, Mary Ward, a Loretto Sister. The current principal, Joe Tornabuono, said the school now has 359 students, with two just signing up. The... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Niagara Catholic school board briefsWard was his first principalship. The school continues to follow the education
Niagara Catholic school board briefs
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
Ward was his first principalship. The school continues to follow the education principles of its namesake, Mary Ward, a Loretto Sister. The current principal, Joe Tornabuono, said the school now has 359 students, with two just signing up. The... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Niagara Catholic school board briefsWard was his first principalship. The school continues to follow the education
Niagara Catholic school board briefs
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Ward was his first principalship. The school continues to follow the education principles of its namesake, Mary Ward, a Loretto Sister. The current principal, Joe Tornabuono, said the school now has 359 students, with two just signing up. The... Read more
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heraldscotland
Blain ready for new challenge as Scottish cricket season gets underwaywhom he will serve as director of cricket, coach, and player. On top of that he
Blain ready for new challenge as Scottish cricket season gets underway
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
whom he will serve as director of cricket, coach, and player. On top of that he also coaches cricket at the prestigious Loretto School outside of Edinburgh, while there are rumours he could soon also be adding a coaching role with the Scotland... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, April 23, 2016911 Emergency Services, Jessup. Community event: Friends of the Forgotten Inc.
Community Events Listings, April 23, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
911 Emergency Services, Jessup. Community event: Friends of the Forgotten Inc. N.E. Wing honoring Chief Petty Officer Loretto Perfectus Walsh, today, 1 p.m., at her grave site, St. Patrick’s Cemetery, off Businuess Route 6, Blakely, to mark... Read more
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heraldscotland
Boarding schools fears over Brexitlast year. Robin Fletcher, chief executive of the BSA, which represents school
Boarding schools fears over Brexit
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
last year. Robin Fletcher, chief executive of the BSA, which represents schools such as Glenalmond, in Perthshire, and Loretto, in Musselburgh, said: "There is high demand from parents and students across the world for UK education and this is... Read more
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heraldscotland
Boarding school fears over Brexitlast year. Robin Fletcher, chief executive of the BSA, which represents school
Boarding school fears over Brexit
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
last year. Robin Fletcher, chief executive of the BSA, which represents schools such as Glenalmond, in Perthshire, and Loretto, in Musselburgh, said: "There is high demand from parents and students across the world for UK education and this is... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Catholic School Children Join Ecuador Relief EffortArchdiocese, kicked off their "Aid for Ecuador" campaign in the Westlake Distri
Catholic School Children Join Ecuador Relief Effort
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 8 days ago
Archdiocese, kicked off their "Aid for Ecuador" campaign in the Westlake District on Thursday. Students at Our Lady of Loretto Elementary School challenged kids across Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties to help raise money for the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Reactions to 'Amoris Laetitia': A leap or baby step?land, and this is a step in the right direction, maybe even a leap." The text
Reactions to 'Amoris Laetitia': A leap or baby step?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
land, and this is a step in the right direction, maybe even a leap." The text was barely a baby step in the estimation of Loretto Sr. Jeannine Gramick, co-founder of New Ways Ministry, a group that advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
In letter to CDF, theologians and bishops call for reform of Vatican doctrinal investigationsby NCR, are some of the highest profile names known to have suffered investigat
In letter to CDF, theologians and bishops call for reform of Vatican doctrinal investigations
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
by NCR, are some of the highest profile names known to have suffered investigations in recent years: Fr. Roy Bourgeois, Loretto Sr. Jeannine Gramick, St. Joseph Sr. Elizabeth Johnson, and Australian Bishop William Morris. Organized by two... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Kathleen M. BauneUlm. The couple was blessed with two children whom together they raised in New
Kathleen M. Baune
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Ulm. The couple was blessed with two children whom together they raised in New Ulm. Early in life, Kathleen worked at the Loretto Hospital in New Ulm. After marriage she helped her husband Bernie on the farm, raised their family, and also worked... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
It's Your Money: Volunteer to teach young people financial skillsthis year. EverBank is teaching entrepreneurship at Raines High School, Bank of
It's Your Money: Volunteer to teach young people financial skills
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
this year. EverBank is teaching entrepreneurship at Raines High School, Bank of America is filling every classroom at Loretto Elementary with enthusiasm for money management, TD Bank is preparing the students at R.V. Daniels for a future in a... Read more
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The Courier
On this day in Ballarat; April 20a storm. 2007 - Opening of The Uphostery Gallery, Mair st, left Margaret, Elea
On this day in Ballarat; April 20
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
a storm. 2007 - Opening of The Uphostery Gallery, Mair st, left Margaret, Eleanor and Amy Voterakis. 2007 - Students from Loretto College taking part in their annual walkathon in circus costumes: Megg Owen and Erin Ross. 2007 - Flying for the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Man claiming to be rock drummer gets prison term for burglariesTommy Shaw of Styx didn’t make it, either. Whether their testimony would have
Man claiming to be rock drummer gets prison term for burglaries
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
Tommy Shaw of Styx didn’t make it, either. Whether their testimony would have changed the outcome for defendant Michael Loretto may never be known, but after a year and a half, the matter of two November 2014 suburban break-ins came to an... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Judy M. Tarvispreceded in death by her parents and her brother-in-law, Jon Ptaszek. She is s
Judy M. Tarvis
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
preceded in death by her parents and her brother-in-law, Jon Ptaszek. She is survived by her children, James (Sheila) of Loretto and Joey (Shirley) of Ypsilanti; grandchildren, Ryan and Tiffany Milligan, Abbie and Trevor Tarvis; sisters, Nancy... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bower climbed ladder to the NBAFlash had just won at George Washington, and Magarity was speaking at an alumni
Bower climbed ladder to the NBA
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Flash had just won at George Washington, and Magarity was speaking at an alumni event after the game. The team returned to Loretto, and Bower stayed with Magarity for the function. "I had made that run from D.C. a million times," Magarity said. "I... Read more
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NBC Chicago
3 Dead, 28 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Violenceblock of W Congress Parkway at 2:24 a.m. when she heard shots and felt pain, ac
3 Dead, 28 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Violence
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
block of W Congress Parkway at 2:24 a.m. when she heard shots and felt pain, according to police. She self-transported to Loretto Hospital with a gunshot wound to the abdomen and was transferred to Mount Sinai Hospital, where she was listed in... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Plan calls for capacity review of Catholic schoolsHoly Name; • the St. Michael high school family in Niagara Falls will see an a
Plan calls for capacity review of Catholic schools
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 11 days ago
Holy Name; • the St. Michael high school family in Niagara Falls will see an attendance area review for Father Hennepin, Loretto, Our Lady of Mount Carmel in 2016-17. The French immersion program could move from Notre Dame to Our Lady of Mount... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Plan calls for capacity review of Catholic schoolsHoly Name; • the St. Michael high school family in Niagara Falls will see an a
Plan calls for capacity review of Catholic schools
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 11 days ago
Holy Name; • the St. Michael high school family in Niagara Falls will see an attendance area review for Father Hennepin, Loretto, Our Lady of Mount Carmel in 2016-17. The French immersion program could move from Notre Dame to Our Lady of Mount... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Plan calls for capacity review of Catholic schoolsHoly Name; • the St. Michael high school family in Niagara Falls will see an a
Plan calls for capacity review of Catholic schools
Welland Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Holy Name; • the St. Michael high school family in Niagara Falls will see an attendance area review for Father Hennepin, Loretto, Our Lady of Mount Carmel in 2016-17. The French immersion program could move from Notre Dame to Our Lady of Mount... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Inspiring creativity: SAMA defies odds for rural art museumsthe bank to pay to protect the collection, and he had to figure out how to get
Inspiring creativity: SAMA defies odds for rural art museums
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
the bank to pay to protect the collection, and he had to figure out how to get the 150 pieces of art from New York City to Loretto. Alone. In a big truck. Getting the $5,000 for security was easy: Three SAMA patrons chipped in for it. But, "I had... Read more
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NBC Chicago
10 Shot Across Chicago Wednesdayin the 5600 block of West Chicago Avenue when he heard gunfire and realized he
10 Shot Across Chicago Wednesday
NBC Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
in the 5600 block of West Chicago Avenue when he heard gunfire and realized he was shot, police said. He took himself to Loretto Hospital, where he was listed in fair condition with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. An 18-year-old man was shot at... Read more
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Philly.com
Gerard Gillon, shipping executive(N.Y.) High School, where he was a basketball team starter, and earned a bachel
Gerard Gillon, shipping executive
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
(N.Y.) High School, where he was a basketball team starter, and earned a bachelor's degree at St. Francis University in Loretto, Pa., in 1964. Donald Gould knew Mr. Gillon for 60 years, since they were eighth-grade classmates. Their careers ran... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Mary MeiselThe youngest child of Achille and Anna Tinti of Loretto, she was born on March
Mary Meisel
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
The youngest child of Achille and Anna Tinti of Loretto, she was born on March 19, 1918, in the family home. The only member of her family to attend high school, she graduated from Vulcan High School in 1936. She married her high school sweetheart,... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Do any monk parrots live on Staten Island?wide stretches of water, some even made their way to Staten Island. I remember
Do any monk parrots live on Staten Island?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 17 days ago
wide stretches of water, some even made their way to Staten Island. I remember one of their large colonial nests at Mount Loretto sometime in the seventies. Since then their population has been kept more or less in check, though small numbers... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
SFU tabs Robinson Fruchtl as new ADFruchtl will begin her tenure. Robinson Fruchtl is leaving her job as women's
SFU tabs Robinson Fruchtl as new AD
Altoona Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
Fruchtl will begin her tenure. Robinson Fruchtl is leaving her job as women's basketball coach at Providence to return to Loretto, where she oversaw the Red Flash program from 2007-12. She becomes not only the first female athletic director at... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Part 2: Reactions to pope's reflection on family lifechecking back throughout the day. Lorretto Sr. Jeannine Gramick "extremely dis
Part 2: Reactions to pope's reflection on family life
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
checking back throughout the day. Lorretto Sr. Jeannine Gramick "extremely disappointed in these bland remarks" Though Loretto Sr. Jeannine Gramick said that Pope Francis reminds her of a father wishing his child a joyful marriage while... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
1 dead, 7 wounded in Chicago shootings22-year-old man was grazed by a bullet in South Austin, police said. He was on
1 dead, 7 wounded in Chicago shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
22-year-old man was grazed by a bullet in South Austin, police said. He was on the sidewalk in the first block of South Leamington Avenue when a car drove up and someone inside fired shots. He went to Loretto Hospital and was listed in good conditi... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Father died of cancer 46 years after working near Cold War nuclear bomb crasha possibility." Mr Lilleby was born in Tonsberg, Norway, but settled down in D
Father died of cancer 46 years after working near Cold War nuclear bomb crash
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
a possibility." Mr Lilleby was born in Tonsberg, Norway, but settled down in Dalton, in Barrow, with his second wife, Loretto. In the late 1960s, he spent three summers working in Greenland, where his dad Knut ran a business buying and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Gardening: Good time to check out native plantsthat feature native plants so you can get an idea of their overall shape and ma
Gardening: Good time to check out native plants
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 days ago
that feature native plants so you can get an idea of their overall shape and mature size. The Mandarin Garden Club at 2892 Loretto Road has mixed in many native plants throughout the landscape, and most of the plants are labeled. Terry Brite... Read more
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express
Father dies almost 50 years after being exposed to radiation from nuclear weaponsLilleby was born in Tonsberg, Norway, but settled down in Dalton, in Barrow, Cu
Father dies almost 50 years after being exposed to radiation from nuclear weapons
express / Posted 21 days ago
Lilleby was born in Tonsberg, Norway, but settled down in Dalton, in Barrow, Cumbria, with his second wife, Loretto. In the late 1960s, he spent three summers working in Greenland, where his father Knut ran a business buying and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Radiation from Cold War air crash site may have affected Dalton man - inquestborn in Tonsberg, Norway. But after living in several locations he settled in H
Radiation from Cold War air crash site may have affected Dalton man - inquest
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 21 days ago
born in Tonsberg, Norway. But after living in several locations he settled in Hall Street, Dalton, with his second wife, Loretto. In the late 1960s, he spent three summers working in Greenland, where his dad Knut ran a business buying and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Radiation from Cold War air crash site may have affected Barrow man - inquestborn in Tonsberg, Norway. But after living in several locations he settled in H
Radiation from Cold War air crash site may have affected Barrow man - inquest
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 21 days ago
born in Tonsberg, Norway. But after living in several locations he settled in Hall Street, Dalton, with his second wife, Loretto. In the late 1960s, he spent three summers working in Greenland, where his dad Knut ran a business buying and... Read more
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Fortune
Colleges That Offer the Best–and Worst–Bang for the Bucknet ROI with financial aid: $43,100 Total cost: $159,000 Average grant/year:
Colleges That Offer the Best–and Worst–Bang for the Buck
Fortune / Posted 22 days ago
net ROI with financial aid: $43,100 Total cost: $159,000 Average grant/year: $18,000 Francis University, Loretto, Penn. (Private) 20-year net ROI without financial aid: -$26,000 20-year net ROI with financial aid: $49,400 Total... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Boys Championship, Day three resultsWatt (Inverallochy) bt K Bowman (New St Andrews) 1 hole C Carnegie (Kemnay) bt
Scottish Boys Championship, Day three results
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
Watt (Inverallochy) bt K Bowman (New St Andrews) 1 hole C Carnegie (Kemnay) bt L Govenlock (Tantallon) 6&4 J P Ralph (Loretto School) bt H George (Downfield) 4&3 L Breslin (Fereneze) bt C Miller (Badgemore Park) w/o C Burns (Balmore) bt M... Read more
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Farming Life
The Mighty Midgets stand tall at Meadowson Lancelot du Bois. The Open Team competition saw just two seconds divide the
The Mighty Midgets stand tall at Meadows
Farming Life / Posted 23 days ago
on Lancelot du Bois. The Open Team competition saw just two seconds divide the top two placings with victory going to the Loretto Convent’s duo of Ellen Thompson and Niamh McEvoy with their four super horses who all posted double clears as did the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Home and Garden calendarGrill. $25. (904) 255-7450 or email tweaver@coj.net. North Florida Bonsai Club
Home and Garden calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 23 days ago
Grill. $25. (904) 255-7450 or email tweaver@coj.net. North Florida Bonsai Club, 7-9 p.m., Mandarin Garden Club, 2892 Loretto Road. Includes an educational program, show and tell and questions/answers. (904) 268-1192. TUESDAY, APRIL... Read more
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Boston Globe
As Pennsylvania confronts clergy sex abuse, victims and lawmakers actLORETTO, Pa. — Nearly 15 years after Boston suffered through a clergy abuse sca
As Pennsylvania confronts clergy sex abuse, victims and lawmakers act
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
LORETTO, Pa. — Nearly 15 years after Boston suffered through a clergy abuse scandal dramatized in the movie “Spotlight,’’ Pennsylvania is going through its own painful reckoning. From the state Capitol in Harrisburg to kitchens in railroad towns,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Try Cambria -- if you're so inclined: County rich in heritage and historyseat and home to the Old Stone Jail that is open for tours. A castle on the hi
Try Cambria -- if you're so inclined: County rich in heritage and history
Altoona Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
seat and home to the Old Stone Jail that is open for tours. A castle on the hill Or head further up the mountain to Loretto and its gorgeous vistas. A vibrant community theater group thrives at the Cresson Lake Playhouse, and the Prince... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Development todayAve., contractor is Rycon Construction, 11,206-square-foot addition, $321,777.
Development today
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
Ave., contractor is Rycon Construction, 11,206-square-foot addition, $321,777. � Maverick Storage Jacksonville LLC, 2951 Loretto Road, contractor is P.B. Brown LLC, two-story, 28,000-square-foot building, $900,000. Stores, mercantile � Sam�s... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Paving on South Shore streets continues next weekAvenue (Amboy Road to Hylan Boulevard) Nighttime: North Gannon Avenue (Wooley A
Paving on South Shore streets continues next week
Staten Island Advance / Posted 28 days ago
Avenue (Amboy Road to Hylan Boulevard) Nighttime: North Gannon Avenue (Wooley Avenue to Willow Road East) Friday (Mount Loretto, Prince's Bay and Westerleigh): Daytime: Indale Avenue (Hylan Boulevard to Marine Drive), Bayview Avenue (Hylan... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Neglected Sandy aid tent has to go, Oakwood residents demandand left this here," said resident Michele Lacqua. In October 2015 Tabacco rel
Neglected Sandy aid tent has to go, Oakwood residents demand
Staten Island Advance / Posted 28 days ago
and left this here," said resident Michele Lacqua. In October 2015 Tabacco relocated the trailer to the grounds of Mount Loretto, Pleasant Plains, but the tent was left behind. "We decided to relocate after three years because it seems like the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Business briefcasevolunteers should meet at New Pig in Tipton. To volunteer, call the Blair Count
Business briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
volunteers should meet at New Pig in Tipton. To volunteer, call the Blair County Chamber of Commerce today at 943-8151. LORETTO SFU to host annual student job, internship fair Saint Francis University will host the annual Job/Internship Fair... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
‘Native Voices’ National exhibit opens Sunday at Saint FrancisNative Americans. Their collective "Native Voices'' are part of a traveling exh
‘Native Voices’ National exhibit opens Sunday at Saint Francis
Altoona Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
Native Americans. Their collective "Native Voices'' are part of a traveling exhibit coming to Saint Francis University in Loretto in April for six weeks. The National Library of Medicine, which is part of the National Institutes of Health,... Read more
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Scotsman
Which private school in Scotland has the highest income?were Glasgow Academy (£14.8m), Hutchesons’ Grammar in Glasgow (£14.6m), Dollar
Which private school in Scotland has the highest income?
Scotsman / Posted 30 days ago
were Glasgow Academy (£14.8m), Hutchesons’ Grammar in Glasgow (£14.6m), Dollar Academy (£13.3m), Strathallan (£13.1m) and Loretto in Mussleburgh (£11.9m). St Leonards in St Andrews has not yet lodged its income for 2015 but the 2014 figure was... Read more
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The Pitch
Meshuggah Bagels opens on West 39th Streetwith antique-looking wood tables and chairs and has lots of light streaming in
Meshuggah Bagels opens on West 39th Street
The Pitch / Posted 30 days ago
with antique-looking wood tables and chairs and has lots of light streaming in through the large windows facing the Loretto across the street. Loaded with rich cream cheese from Green Dirt Farm and a decent amount of salmon, as well as... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Home and Garden calendarelections. (904) 355-4224. TUESDAY, APRIL 5 Spring Gardening Workshop, 9:30 a
Home and Garden calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
elections. (904) 355-4224. TUESDAY, APRIL 5 Spring Gardening Workshop, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Mandarin Garden Club, 2892 Loretto Road. Includes the best plants for shade, troubleshooting citrus problems and how to save money in the landscape.... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Nicholas Muraro15, 1927, in Crystal Falls, son of the late Feruccio and Angelina (DeFransico)
Nicholas Muraro
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted a month ago
15, 1927, in Crystal Falls, son of the late Feruccio and Angelina (DeFransico) Muraro. Nick was raised in Crystal Falls and Loretto and was a graduate of Vulcan High School. After graduating, Nick enlisted into the United States Army and served... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
BriefcaseBlair Urologic Care Center. They also will perform surgical procedures at J.C.
Briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted a month ago
Blair Urologic Care Center. They also will perform surgical procedures at J.C. Blair Hospital. SFU sets planning seminars LORETTO - The Saint Francis University Small Business Development Center has scheduled two free pre-business planning... Read more
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