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New Now Next
Meme: Omar Sharif Never Minded His Grandson Was Gay, Matt Doyle's Album Kickstarter, Ruby Rose Didn't Apologize To Tony AbbottOmar Sharif, Jr. says that his famous grandfather never minded him being gay: “
Meme: Omar Sharif Never Minded His Grandson Was Gay, Matt Doyle's Album Kickstarter, Ruby Rose Didn't Apologize To Tony Abbott
New Now Next / Posted 12 hours ago
Omar Sharif, Jr. says that his famous grandfather never minded him being gay: “Before anything, in the eyes of my grandparents, I was a grandson. It was never a topic of conversation in our relationship. It never changed. We never spoke about it and... Read more
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New Now Next
This Mormon Dad Got All Choked Up Because His Son Doesn't Hate Gay People EnoughBrigham Young University professor Quin Monson, a former Boy Scout and current
This Mormon Dad Got All Choked Up Because His Son Doesn't Hate Gay People Enough
New Now Next / Posted 14 hours ago
Brigham Young University professor Quin Monson, a former Boy Scout and current father of a scout, appeared on NPR’s Weekend Edition to talk about the Boy Scouts of America’s decision to lift its ban on openly gay troop leaders. During the segment... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Taher presents to school boardCharts show the four-year average of daily a la carte sales to be $1,049.75. Da
Taher presents to school board
Marshall Independent / Posted yesterday
Charts show the four-year average of daily a la carte sales to be $1,049.75. Daily sales fell from $1,154 in 2014 to $868 this past year, which equates to approximately $50,000 in lost revenue. "It was a good year, but not a great year," Brodersen... Read more
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International Business Times
Kent Police finally has enough of street drinker John Abbotts after he kissed and licked man's faceKent Police has finally had enough of notorious street drinker John Abbotts aft
Kent Police finally has enough of street drinker John Abbotts after he kissed and licked man's face
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Kent Police has finally had enough of notorious street drinker John Abbotts after the beggar committed a string of offences including kissing and licking a man's face. Abbotts, 51, of no fixed address, is currently serving a 120-day custodial... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaMormons Face A Painful Loss If The Church Severs Boy Scout Ties The vote by th
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 2 days ago
Mormons Face A Painful Loss If The Church Severs Boy Scout Ties The vote by the Boy Scouts of America to lift its ban on openly gay troop leaders last week was a blow to some religious conservative organizations that have long been connected to... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Mormons Face A Painful Loss If The Church Severs Boy Scout TiesThe vote by the Boy Scouts of America to lift its ban on openly gay troop leade
Mormons Face A Painful Loss If The Church Severs Boy Scout Ties
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
The vote by the Boy Scouts of America to lift its ban on openly gay troop leaders last week was a blow to some religious conservative organizations that have long been connected to scouting, especially the Mormon Church, which has deep roots in the... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
OSV charter school proposal aspires to bring history, math, science alive Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 7:35 AM Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 7:35 AM STURBRIDGE -
OSV charter school proposal aspires to bring history, math, science alive
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 7:35 AM Posted Aug. 2, 2015 at 7:35 AM STURBRIDGE - The vision of a charter school, in partnership with Old Sturbridge Village, was first discussed in... Read more
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Marshall Independent
MPS: MCAs — Reasons to celebrate, room to improveThe MCA testing occurs each spring and is looked at as a valuable tool district
MPS: MCAs — Reasons to celebrate, room to improve
Marshall Independent / Posted 4 days ago
The MCA testing occurs each spring and is looked at as a valuable tool districts can use to gauge student progress in regards to meeting the state reading, math and science standards. This year, statewide, reading proficiency scores remained fairly... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Festival showcases local theatre talentWhen the Nanaimo Fringe Festival kicks off next month, there will be no shortag
Festival showcases local theatre talent
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
When the Nanaimo Fringe Festival kicks off next month, there will be no shortage of Vancouver Island talent to choose from. The Nanaimo Fringe Festival will take place from Aug. 13 to Aug. 23 at the Harbour City Theatre. Among the eight productions... Read more
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Perth Now
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coronerA TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coroner
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart. SOUTH Australian man Robin Michael, 63, who was charged with the murder of his wife, and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Prison deaths inquest a priorityA Tasmanian coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the
Prison deaths inquest a priority
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
A Tasmanian coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart. South Australian man Robin Michael, 63, who was charged with the murder of his wife, and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coronerA TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coroner
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart. SOUTH Australian man Robin Michael, 63, who was charged with the murder of his wife, and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coronerA TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coroner
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart. SOUTH Australian man Robin Michael, 63, who was charged with the murder of his wife, and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coronerA TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coroner
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart. SOUTH Australian man Robin Michael, 63, who was charged with the murder of his wife, and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coronerA TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coroner
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart. SOUTH Australian man Robin Michael, 63, who was charged with the murder of his wife, and... Read more
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News.com.au
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coronerbreaking news A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly
Prison deaths inquest a priority: coroner
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
breaking news A TASMANIAN coroner has highlighted the importance of quickly investigating the deaths in custody of two men who died within the space of a week in Hobart. SOUTH Australian man Robin Michael,... Read more
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Daily Mail
California’s ‘rain debt’ is now equal to an entire YEAR of rainfallSatellite image shows California's 'rain debt' is now equal to an entire YEAR o
California’s ‘rain debt’ is now equal to an entire YEAR of rainfall
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Satellite image shows California's 'rain debt' is now equal to an entire YEAR of rainfall California made a 20 inch (50.8 cm) 'rainfall debt' between 2012 and 2015 This was due to a lack of air currents moving inland from Pacific Ocean In an... Read more
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Crosscut
The Weekend List: Two big art fairs and the poetic sculptures of Leo Saul BerkLeo Saul Berk's Structure and Ornament (detail), 2014. Plywood and Acrylic. Cre
The Weekend List: Two big art fairs and the poetic sculptures of Leo Saul Berk
Crosscut / Posted 5 days ago
Leo Saul Berk's Structure and Ornament (detail), 2014. Plywood and Acrylic. Credit: Leo Berk * Events that are $15 or less Leo Saul Berk: Structure and Ornament * The Seattle artist pays homage to his childhood home through sculpture made from... Read more
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Marshall Independent
MPS seeks facilities input through surveyIt's an effort by the district to garner input from students, parents and commu
MPS seeks facilities input through survey
Marshall Independent / Posted 6 days ago
It's an effort by the district to garner input from students, parents and community members to help it address space and facility needs at the schools. "The purpose is two-fold," said Marshall Public Schools Superintendent Scott Monson. "It's about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
British Doctor Testifies in Monson ProbeA British doctor has told a Mombasa court the son of aristocrat Alexander Monso
British Doctor Testifies in Monson Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
A British doctor has told a Mombasa court the son of aristocrat Alexander Monson was hit to death using a blunt object. Jason Payne told the court on Friday the injury damaged his brain. "A report from the pathologist showed the death was caused by... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Supervisors in Woodbury County delay decision about Water Works lawsuitTuesday, supervisors in Woodbury County delayed a similar decision about the Wa
Supervisors in Woodbury County delay decision about Water Works lawsuit
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday, supervisors in Woodbury County delayed a similar decision about the Water Works lawsuit. The Iowa Drainage District Association sent out requests to all 99 counties in Iowa for help to support a defense fund for the three counties named in... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Dubbo's youngsters have their sayOrana Heights Public school class 5L. Aime Thompson - I would ban homework. D
Dubbo's youngsters have their say
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Orana Heights Public school class 5L. Aime Thompson - I would ban homework. Douglas Willis - Make a huge water slide. Grace Monson - Build a giant animal hospital. Max Higham - Build a soccer stadium. Ashlea Adamson - Build a pool in every... Read more
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Deseret News
Mormon Tabernacle Choir members react to European tour announcementMembers of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square react to
Mormon Tabernacle Choir members react to European tour announcement
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
Members of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square react to the announcement of their 2016 European tour in a YouTube video posted Thursday. In the video, members rejoice when Choir President Ron Jarrett shares that the group of... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Debt Miracle: Why the Country that Borrowed the Most Industrialised firstLambert here: Sadly, the authors cite “(Reinhart and Rogoff 2009),” but perhaps
Debt Miracle: Why the Country that Borrowed the Most Industrialised first
Naked Capitalism / Posted 9 days ago
Lambert here: Sadly, the authors cite “(Reinhart and Rogoff 2009),” but perhaps that’s just a ritual genuflection. However, the article puts the Industrial Revolution in a new light, and with the Opium Wars going on at more or less the same time, the... Read more
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Sherdog
Pedro Rizzo Returns Against 300-Fight Veteran Travis Fulton in September Pedro Rizzo will attempt to stop a losing skid on home turf. | Photo: Dave Ma
Pedro Rizzo Returns Against 300-Fight Veteran Travis Fulton in September
Sherdog / Posted 9 days ago
Pedro Rizzo will attempt to stop a losing skid on home turf. | Photo: Dave Mandel/Sherdog.com Rizzo, 41, will compete in his home country for the first time since September... Read more
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Philly.com
What to do if your car has been stolen"Stay calm," said Bill Wagner, owner of Brightway Insurance in Ponte Vedra Beac
What to do if your car has been stolen
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
"Stay calm," said Bill Wagner, owner of Brightway Insurance in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. "At the end of the day, this is why you carry insurance." It's possible the car was towed or misplaced, Wagner adds. Some people are towed when they park in a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Capital City Friends of NRA banquet among items on tap in Outdoor Calendar26 — Wild Within In, LLC “Hell Creek on Heels” 5K and 25K, Wilson State Park Sw
Capital City Friends of NRA banquet among items on tap in Outdoor Calendar
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
26 — Wild Within In, LLC “Hell Creek on Heels” 5K and 25K, Wilson State Park Switchgrass Trail, 7 a.m. to noon. Sara Kay Carrell 650-1620. 1 — Lovewell Fun Day, Lovewell State Park, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Includes 5K or 2-mile fun run/walk, co-ed mud... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Swedish descendants honor Monson slate miners of long agoIn Piscataquis County, Monson is well-known as the home of many Swedish and Fin
Swedish descendants honor Monson slate miners of long ago
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
In Piscataquis County, Monson is well-known as the home of many Swedish and Finn settlers of a century and more ago, largely as workers in the town’s slate quarries. I learned from recent newsletters of the Monson Historical Society that Swedish... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Summons Police Boss in Monson InquestA Mombasa court has summoned the Kwale Criminal Investigations boss to produce
Court Summons Police Boss in Monson Inquest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
A Mombasa court has summoned the Kwale Criminal Investigations boss to produce original statements written by police officers in connection with the death of the son of a British aristocrat. Senior Principal Magistrate Richard Odenyo issued the... Read more
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Deseret News
Mormon Tabernacle Choir announces first overseas tour in 18 yearsSALT LAKE CITY — The Mormon Tabernacle Choir will make its first tour beyond No
Mormon Tabernacle Choir announces first overseas tour in 18 years
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Mormon Tabernacle Choir will make its first tour beyond North America in almost decades with an announced trip to Europe in the summer of 2016. The 360-member choir and 200-member Orchestra at Temple Square, both sponsored by... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Community Petitioning to Ban Student Attendance to LGBT ConferenceDES MOINES, Iowa –The topics discussed at an anti – bullying conference for LGB
Community Petitioning to Ban Student Attendance to LGBT Conference
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa –The topics discussed at an anti – bullying conference for LGBT teens last April is still raising concern among community members. The conference was hosted by activist group, Iowa Safe Schools. The group admits one of the speakers... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
'Wading Bridge' opens in Water Works Park on FridayA new temporary public art installation opens in Water Works Park in Des Moines
'Wading Bridge' opens in Water Works Park on Friday
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
A new temporary public art installation opens in Water Works Park in Des Moines on Friday. "Wading Bridge" was created by New York-based artist Mary Mattingly. It will be docked off the riverbank over and in the water near the boat launch in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Going to great lengths for Tree House beerTree House Brewing in the small central Mass. town of Monson engenders cultlike
Going to great lengths for Tree House beer
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Tree House Brewing in the small central Mass. town of Monson engenders cultlike passion from its fans — one of a growing number of American breweries in this coveted club. “This is the best beer in the world,” proclaimed Joe Klember, 41, of nearby... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Monson inquest: Kenyan policeman accused of having 'blood on his hands'“That’s not true. That’s a false allegation,” Sgt Chege insisted. An autopsy f
Monson inquest: Kenyan policeman accused of having 'blood on his hands'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
“That’s not true. That’s a false allegation,” Sgt Chege insisted. An autopsy found that Monson died from a blow to the head, defensive injuries to his left arm and groin were bruised from what his family says was a severe beating while he was in the... Read more
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ESPN
Anonymous league insiders rank 32 starting quarterbacks into tiersYou know you're onto something interesting when an NFL head coach requests a fe
Anonymous league insiders rank 32 starting quarterbacks into tiers
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
You know you're onto something interesting when an NFL head coach requests a few additional moments with your laptop. "Let me see that one more time," one coach said, leaning forward in his chair. I asked 26 league insiders to grade every projected... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Dorothy A. OddenDorothy “Dot” Arlene Odden, 79, of Shawano, formerly of Kindred, North Dakota,
Dorothy A. Odden
The Shawano Leader / Posted 13 days ago
Dorothy “Dot” Arlene Odden, 79, of Shawano, formerly of Kindred, North Dakota, went to her home in Heaven on July 18, 2015, after over seven months of dealing with surgeries and many complications. She passed away in her home surrounded by family and... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Woodbury County employee email addresses to change in coming weeksMore than 400 Woodbury County employees email addresses will be changing soon.
Woodbury County employee email addresses to change in coming weeks
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 14 days ago
More than 400 Woodbury County employees email addresses will be changing soon. There was confusion over the current email addresses. That's because some people thought they were reaching employees with the city of Sioux City, instead of Woodbury... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Water Rates May Be Rising Due to ConservationA proposed hike in city water rates has some residents asking, are we being pun
Water Rates May Be Rising Due to Conservation
NBC San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
A proposed hike in city water rates has some residents asking, are we being punished for cutting back on our water use? "It's not punishment," said the San Diego Director of Public Utilities Halla Razak. She is asking the city of San Diego to raise... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Fairmont drops one to New UlmLuke Becker, who recently commited to play baseball at the University of Kentuc
Fairmont drops one to New Ulm
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Luke Becker, who recently commited to play baseball at the University of Kentucky, ended his stint with the Dodge City, Kan. A's of the Jayhawk League. He returned to Fairmont's lineup with a double, a triple, and an RBI, but Post 36 ultimately fell... Read more
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Marshall Independent
MPS Board approves K-12 transportation proposal"This has been an ongoing discussion for at least the past two or three years,
MPS Board approves K-12 transportation proposal
Marshall Independent / Posted 15 days ago
"This has been an ongoing discussion for at least the past two or three years, in regards to the eligibility clause," MPS Business Director Bruce Lamprecht said. "As I think most of you know, for those students that live a mile or less away, they are... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
old falls from third-story window onto father; neighbor performs CPRA 2-year-old boy fell from a third-story window in Aloha directly onto his fath
old falls from third-story window onto father; neighbor performs CPR
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 15 days ago
A 2-year-old boy fell from a third-story window in Aloha directly onto his father and a neighbor then performed CPR before the child was rushed to the hospital in critical condition. Deputies and firefighters responded to the 19900 block of... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
old falls from second-story window, suffers traumatic injuriesA 3-year-old girl suffered traumatic injuries in a fall from a second-story win
old falls from second-story window, suffers traumatic injuries
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 15 days ago
A 3-year-old girl suffered traumatic injuries in a fall from a second-story window in Tualatin on Monday. Emergency crews responded to the 19600 block of Southwest Boones Ferry Road at 12:48 p.m. Firefighters immediately began providing advanced... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Warriors open state vs. CougarsWhen No. 5-ranked North Union (33-9) squares off against the No. 14 Cascade Cou
Warriors open state vs. Cougars
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
When No. 5-ranked North Union (33-9) squares off against the No. 14 Cascade Cougars (22-10) in a Class 2A state quarterfinal at 7 p.m. Tuesday night on the Buena Vista University diamond at the Harlan Rogers Sports Complex in Fort Dodge, Iowa, three... Read more
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The Courier
VTAC offers 2011This information should be viewed in conjunction with the Course Codes informat
VTAC offers 2011
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
This information should be viewed in conjunction with the Course Codes information. Follow the link under Related Coverage on the right of this screen.Tell us how you fared. Comment below or email: meg.rayner@thecourier.com.auABBEY,N,C,3340,(12081),;... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Old books, new reprints a boon for genealogistsIt can be great fun to go browsing for old books, whether you’re seeking a gene
Old books, new reprints a boon for genealogists
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
It can be great fun to go browsing for old books, whether you’re seeking a genealogy-packed volume to augment your research or a dusty tome that tugs at your heart with just a few pages pertaining to your family. I confess to having purchased an old... Read more
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PR.com
Five-Year Battle to Get Bigfoot Movie Released Has Big Payoff In spite of life threatening illnesses, labor issues, lack of funding, and no
Five-Year Battle to Get Bigfoot Movie Released Has Big Payoff
PR.com / Posted 17 days ago
In spite of life threatening illnesses, labor issues, lack of funding, and not being able to see, the writer and producer finishes his quest to tell the story of Bigfoot, and fans love... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Gibson, West edge East in 11-man Shrine BowlWhat the Bismarck High School quarterback wasn't able to with his arm, however,
Gibson, West edge East in 11-man Shrine Bowl
Minot Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
What the Bismarck High School quarterback wasn't able to with his arm, however, he did with his leg. Gibson kicked three field goals and an extra point Saturday, giving the 11-man West football team a 16-14 win against the East at the Alerus... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Once part of county clean-water plan, stormwater ponds threatened due to costThe single budget cut that St. Johns County commissioners agreed on this month
Once part of county clean-water plan, stormwater ponds threatened due to cost
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 17 days ago
The single budget cut that St. Johns County commissioners agreed on this month is worrying some county officials who fear it could hurt a yearslong effort to meet federal clean-water rules. “It’s a requirement of our permit,” said Neal Shinkre, the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sand castle contest, sit ski clinic among Outdoor Calendar items on docket for July19 — Sand Castle Contest, Lovewell State Park in Webber. Registration at State
Sand castle contest, sit ski clinic among Outdoor Calendar items on docket for July
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
19 — Sand Castle Contest, Lovewell State Park in Webber. Registration at State Park Office, 8 a.m. to noon. Sand castles/sculptures to be judged at 2 p.m. 19 — “Float Your Boat” contest, Lovewell State Park in Webber, 2 to 4 p.m. Participants... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Religion in briefSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Mormon church has a new top-ranking leader to replace
Religion in brief
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Mormon church has a new top-ranking leader to replace the late Boyd K. Packer, who was next in line to become president and prophet of the faith. The Salt Lake City-based Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints... Read more
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