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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Letters to the editor: Aug. 30Prefers not tax, but if it has to happen do it right I am not convinced that a
Letters to the editor: Aug. 30
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Prefers not tax, but if it has to happen do it right I am not convinced that a new tax for roads is the right thing to do. However, if the commission decides to go ahead with the two-eighths of one percent, that is how I believe it should be... Read more
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Daily Herald
Muddy runners slog through Muckfest in Grayslake to fight MSThat's the name of this dirty team of friends who voluntarily sludged through a
Muddy runners slog through Muckfest in Grayslake to fight MS
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
That's the name of this dirty team of friends who voluntarily sludged through a muddy obstacle course at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake Saturday. They made no apologies for their appearance. "Just nerdy stuff," said Jenny Helfer of her... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
A Sudbury 'bear' encounter of a different shortSixteen-month-old Rylan Benoit with his mom Shannon Leblanc is not sure what to
A Sudbury 'bear' encounter of a different short
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
Sixteen-month-old Rylan Benoit with his mom Shannon Leblanc is not sure what to think of the Great A&W Root Bear at the A&W on Long Lake Road on Thursday. A&Ws across Canada held their 7th Annual Cruisin' to End MS Day, a Canada-wide fundraiser to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Shemar Moore was 'in denial' after his mother was diagnosed with MSShemar Moore admits he was 'in denial for a couple of years' after his mother w
Shemar Moore was 'in denial' after his mother was diagnosed with MS
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Shemar Moore admits he was 'in denial for a couple of years' after his mother was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1999 Shemar Moore admitted that he was in denial after his mother Marilyn was diagnosed in 1999 with multiple sclerosis. 'I was... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Swan City tops in MS fundraiserIt was a special day for Grande Prairie A&W restaurants as they joined others a
Swan City tops in MS fundraiser
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
It was a special day for Grande Prairie A&W restaurants as they joined others across the country in the Cruisin’ to End MS event Thursday to help those living with Multiple Sclerosis. What made Thursday a bit more unique was a visit from Paul... Read more
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People Magazine
Shemar Moore Shares His Mother's Battle with Multiple Sclerosis: 'She's My Super Woman' Gregg DeGuire/AFF-USA.com/Getty "I went through the whole denial thing for a
Shemar Moore Shares His Mother's Battle with Multiple Sclerosis: 'She's My Super Woman'
People Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
Gregg DeGuire/AFF-USA.com/Getty "I went through the whole denial thing for a couple of years," the actor, 45, tells PEOPLE of learning of his mother's diagnosis... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Calendar Of EventsBBQ Bash on Sunday, Aug. 30 from 5-7 p.m. at 2891 Wilson St. Marlette. Public
Calendar Of Events
Lapeer Area View / Posted 5 days ago
BBQ Bash on Sunday, Aug. 30 from 5-7 p.m. at 2891 Wilson St. Marlette. Public is invited to a social event, BBQ and dessert to hear Troy speak about his ministry to Cambodia and to raise funds for his next trip. RSVP by Aug. 24 to... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
CalendarBBQ Bash on Sunday, Aug. 30 from 5-7 p.m. at 2891 Wilson St. Marlette. Public
Calendar
Lapeer Area View / Posted 5 days ago
BBQ Bash on Sunday, Aug. 30 from 5-7 p.m. at 2891 Wilson St. Marlette. Public is invited to a social event, BBQ and dessert to hear Troy speak about his ministry to Cambodia and to raise funds for his next trip. RSVP by Aug. 24 to... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Cruisin’ to End MS fundraiser set for ThursdayHelping out a good cause is as easy as buying a hamburger on Thursday. From ev
Cruisin’ to End MS fundraiser set for Thursday
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Helping out a good cause is as easy as buying a hamburger on Thursday. From every teen burger purchased at an A&W on Aug. 27, a dollar of the proceeds will go to the MS Society. “It’s their ‘Cruisin’ to End MS’ day and what that entails is (a)... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Cruise in to A&W Aug. 27 to help fight MSA&W Food Services of Canada is hosting its seventh annual Cruisin’ to End MS fo
Cruise in to A&W Aug. 27 to help fight MS
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 6 days ago
A&W Food Services of Canada is hosting its seventh annual Cruisin’ to End MS for the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada at 840 restaurants across the country. $1 from every Teen Burger®sold on Aug. 27 will go towards ending MS. Festivities at... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Link between low vitamin D gene and multiple sclerosis foundResearch has uncovered a link between having low vitamin D and the development
Link between low vitamin D gene and multiple sclerosis found
Bel Marra Health / Posted 6 days ago
Research has uncovered a link between having low vitamin D and the development of multiple sclerosis. Sometimes called the ‘sunshine vitamin’ because most people get their daily vitamin D from exposing their skin to the sun. It seems only logical... Read more
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MedCity News
Those who are prone to low vitamin D levels have an increased risk of multiple sclerosisA large study out of McGill University in Canada looked the DNA profiles of ten
Those who are prone to low vitamin D levels have an increased risk of multiple sclerosis
MedCity News / Posted 6 days ago
A large study out of McGill University in Canada looked the DNA profiles of tens of thousands of people of European descent suggests that people with low levels of vitamin D are more susceptible to developing multiple sclerosis than those with... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Buy a burger, help end MSOn August 27, A&Ws across Canada will be joining forces to benefit and raise aw
Buy a burger, help end MS
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 7 days ago
On August 27, A&Ws across Canada will be joining forces to benefit and raise awareness for Canadians living with multiple sclerosis. For every Teen Burger and Double Teen Burger sold, $1 will be donated to the MS Society of Canada. Cold Lake’s A&W... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scientists: Lack of vitamin D directly linked to multiple sclerosisA LACK of vitamin D may be a direct cause of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), a new stu
Scientists: Lack of vitamin D directly linked to multiple sclerosis
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
A LACK of vitamin D may be a direct cause of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), a new study has claimed. Scotland has one of the highest incidences of the disease in the world and the research suggests this is down to a lack of sunshine leaving many Scots... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scientists: Lack of vitamin D directly linked to multiple sclerosisThe study, published in online journal Public Library of Science Medicine, comp
Scientists: Lack of vitamin D directly linked to multiple sclerosis
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
The study, published in online journal Public Library of Science Medicine, compared thousands of MS sufferers and healthy individuals and found that those whose genetics suggested a lack of vitamin D were at least twice as likely to have MS. The... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Lack of vitamin D may cause multiple sclerosis, study findsLack of vitamin D may be a direct cause of multiple sclerosis (MS), a study has
Lack of vitamin D may cause multiple sclerosis, study finds
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
Lack of vitamin D may be a direct cause of multiple sclerosis (MS), a study has found. The discovery may have important public health implications since so many people have insufficient levels of the essential vitamin, researchers say. The findings... Read more
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Daily Record
Research finds a lack of vitamin D could be a direct cause of MSLACK OF vitamin D may be a direct cause of multiple sclerosis, a new genetic st
Research finds a lack of vitamin D could be a direct cause of MS
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
LACK OF vitamin D may be a direct cause of multiple sclerosis, a new genetic study has found. The discovery may have "important public health implications" since so many people have insufficient levels of the essential vitamin, say researchers. It... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Guitarist plays from the heartNanaimo-based guitarist Dave Hart was only a teenager in 1977 when he saw Alice
Guitarist plays from the heart
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Nanaimo-based guitarist Dave Hart was only a teenager in 1977 when he saw Alice Cooper and KISS perform all in the span of one month. Afterwards, Hart was immediately hooked on music and asked his mother for a guitar. “She bought me a guitar,” he... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Work 'like health treatment', says Iain Duncan Smith over benefits shake-up Iain Duncan Smith said too many people with 'common' mental illnesses are
Work 'like health treatment', says Iain Duncan Smith over benefits shake
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
-up Iain Duncan Smith said too many people with 'common' mental illnesses are reliant on state payouts. Iain Duncan Smith has defended plans to get the sick and disabled back... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Riding for a cureJim Isaak hopes Canada will one day put the gears to multiple sclerosis. Resea
Riding for a cure
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Jim Isaak hopes Canada will one day put the gears to multiple sclerosis. Research indicates Canada has the highest rate of multiple sclerosis cases in the world. Among the estimated 100,000 Canadians living with the chronic, often disabling... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Riding for a cureJim Isaak hopes Canada will one day put the gears to multiple sclerosis. Resea
Riding for a cure
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 9 days ago
Jim Isaak hopes Canada will one day put the gears to multiple sclerosis. Research indicates Canada has the highest rate of multiple sclerosis cases in the world. Among the estimated 100,000 Canadians living with the chronic, often disabling... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Riding for a cureJim Isaak hopes Canada will one day put the gears to multiple sclerosis. Resea
Riding for a cure
Welland Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Jim Isaak hopes Canada will one day put the gears to multiple sclerosis. Research indicates Canada has the highest rate of multiple sclerosis cases in the world. Among the estimated 100,000 Canadians living with the chronic, often disabling... Read more
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Northern Echo
Lawyer swaps paperwork for pounding the pavement – all for charityThe 29-year-old is aiming to raise more than £1,000 for the MS Society – a char
Lawyer swaps paperwork for pounding the pavement – all for charity
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
The 29-year-old is aiming to raise more than £1,000 for the MS Society – a charity that has provided support to his mother, Hilary, who has lived with multiple sclerosis for more than 15 years. Mr Walker, from Sunderland, began with a more modest... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
A&W raises funds for MS Thursday, Aug. 27Canada has the highest rate of multiple sclerosis in the world — four times a g
A&W raises funds for MS Thursday, Aug. 27
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Canada has the highest rate of multiple sclerosis in the world — four times a greater risk than the U.S., 13 times a greater risk than Argentina and 27 times a greater risk than Pakistan. Not only do one in 280 Canadians live with MS, but it affects... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Ashcroft leading United Way campaignIncoming United Way Campaign Chair Tara Ashcroft spoke with the media following
Ashcroft leading United Way campaign
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Incoming United Way Campaign Chair Tara Ashcroft spoke with the media following a news conference held at the Canad Inns on Wednesday morning. Outgoing chair Cam Clark passed the traditional miniature chair to Ashcroft during the announcement made on... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Ashcroft leading United Way campaignUnited Way of Brandon and District is gearing up for its annual fundraising cam
Ashcroft leading United Way campaign
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
United Way of Brandon and District is gearing up for its annual fundraising campaign with yesterday’s announcement of its 2015 chairwoman, Tara Ashcroft. A leading and development co-ordinator at MTS, Ashcroft has been involved with United Way for... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Calendarvibrantly colored race through the beautiful trails of Rowden Park 1552 N. Ma
Calendar
Lapeer Area View / Posted 12 days ago
vibrantly colored race through the beautiful trails of Rowden Park 1552 N. Main St., Lapeer on Sunday, August 23 at 10 a.m. There will be Color Stations placed throughout the route where our Color Station Sponsors will be splashing... Read more
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FabWags
Julianne Hough - NHL Brooks Laich's GirlfriendMeet Julianne Hough 27-year-old Julianne Hough just went from being a dancer,
Julianne Hough - NHL Brooks Laich's Girlfriend
FabWags / Posted 14 days ago
Meet Julianne Hough 27-year-old Julianne Hough just went from being a dancer, singer-songwriter, and actress… to the latest NHL WAG! Or at least she will be pretty soon! The two-time champion of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars and current judge, just... Read more
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Daily Mirror
MS sufferer ‘humiliated’ after being forced to ‘crawl’ up stairsA disabled man was left ‘exhausted and humiliated’ after having to ‘crawl’ up s
MS sufferer ‘humiliated’ after being forced to ‘crawl’ up stairs
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
A disabled man was left ‘exhausted and humiliated’ after having to ‘crawl’ up stairs on his hands and knees to his seat during a concert. But when he arrived with his wife to the Frankie Valli concert, he says he had to wait in a long queue -... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
MS sufferer forced to crawl to Manchester Arena seat as stewards failed to helpJason Dodds, 36, has multiple sclerosis so called prior to the gig to ensure he
MS sufferer forced to crawl to Manchester Arena seat as stewards failed to help
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
Jason Dodds, 36, has multiple sclerosis so called prior to the gig to ensure help would be available and was assured there would be stewards there to assist him. But when he arrived with his wife to the Frankie Valli concert, he says he had to wait... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Mountain Brook middleschoolers 'kick' for a cure to MSMountain Brook Junior High School students spent Sunday afternoon playing kickb
Mountain Brook middleschoolers 'kick' for a cure to MS
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 days ago
Mountain Brook Junior High School students spent Sunday afternoon playing kickball and raising money to fight multiple sclerosis. The 4th Annual Kick MS Tournament is a fundraiser that benefits the Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of the National MS... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Mountain Brook middleschoolers 'kick' for a cure to MSMountain Brook Junior High School students spent Sunday afternoon playing kickb
Mountain Brook middleschoolers 'kick' for a cure to MS
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 15 days ago
Mountain Brook Junior High School students spent Sunday afternoon playing kickball and raising money to fight multiple sclerosis. The 4th Annual Kick MS Tournament is a fundraiser that benefits the Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of the National MS... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Mountain Brook middleschoolers 'kick' for a cure to MSMountain Brook Junior High School students spent Sunday afternoon playing kickb
Mountain Brook middleschoolers 'kick' for a cure to MS
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 days ago
Mountain Brook Junior High School students spent Sunday afternoon playing kickball and raising money to fight multiple sclerosis. The 4th Annual Kick MS Tournament is a fundraiser that benefits the Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of the National MS... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Regatta raises money for multiple sclerosisThe Multiple Sclerosis Society's annual Harborfest is underway in Portland. Th
Regatta raises money for multiple sclerosis
WMTW Portland / Posted 17 days ago
The Multiple Sclerosis Society's annual Harborfest is underway in Portland. The three-day festival hosts sailboats, tugboats and lobster boat races. The fundraiser benefits about 3,000 Maine residents who are living with MS. "Multiple sclerosis is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sign up for MS information day Northern Ireland's biggest information event for people with multiple scleros
Sign up for MS information day
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
Northern Ireland's biggest information event for people with multiple sclerosis (MS) is taking place on Saturday, September 12, from 10am-3pm at the Ramada Plaza in Belfast. To register, visit... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mary KingMary Virginia "Miss Ginn" King, 72, of Spencer, departed this life Wednesday, A
Mary King
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Mary Virginia "Miss Ginn" King, 72, of Spencer, departed this life Wednesday, August 12, 2015, at the H.J. Thomas Memorial Hospital, South Charleston, after an extended illness. She is survived by her husband of nearly 54 years, Michael; two... Read more
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chroniclelive
North Tyneside youngsters learn life-long lessons as part of National Citizen ServiceDozens of teenagers have been learning new skills as well as helping the commun
North Tyneside youngsters learn life-long lessons as part of National Citizen Service
chroniclelive / Posted 19 days ago
Dozens of teenagers have been learning new skills as well as helping the community as part of the National Citizen Service. SONIA SHARMA discovered how the scheme is benefiting youngsters in the North East. For Millie Young, it was a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Doing the hop at Publick HouseBoston-area beer lovers will savor a rare collection of the world’s best hops S
Doing the hop at Publick House
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Boston-area beer lovers will savor a rare collection of the world’s best hops Saturday during the 11th annual Hop Head Throwdown at the Publick House in Brookline. “This is probably the best group of hop-forward beers from the best breweries ever... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Joyce BlockOZARK, Mo. - Joyce Fay Block, 71, of Ozark, Mo. passed away Aug. 9, 2015. Fune
Mendota Reporter Joyce Block
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
OZARK, Mo. - Joyce Fay Block, 71, of Ozark, Mo. passed away Aug. 9, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15 at Cassidy United Methodist Church, Nixa, Mo. under the care of Herman H. Lohmeyer Funeral Home, 500 E. Walnut... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Author's tribute to husband, 50 years after his death from multiple sclerosisA NOVICE writer has taken it upon herself to write a book in memory of her late
Author's tribute to husband, 50 years after his death from multiple sclerosis
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
A NOVICE writer has taken it upon herself to write a book in memory of her late husband - almost 50 years to the day since she lost him. Carol Kennedy, 89, is now a published author after putting together a collection of poems and short stories to... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Cyclists invite you to BYOBSpruce Grove resident Travis Hawryluk is the team captain of SG Front Forks, a
Cyclists invite you to BYOB
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
Spruce Grove resident Travis Hawryluk is the team captain of SG Front Forks, a bike team that rides in Hinton’s Johnson MS Mountain Tour every September. Over the last 17 years, the ride has raised $4 million for the MS Society. The ride covers 90... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Pocono Raceway hosting 45th anniversary of SCCA Grand PrixFresh off a big, three-day stock car weekend, Pocono Raceway will swing right b
Pocono Raceway hosting 45th anniversary of SCCA Grand Prix
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
Fresh off a big, three-day stock car weekend, Pocono Raceway will swing right back into action on Saturday and Sunday as the 45th annual Sports Car Grand Prix takes place. This is the longest continually run event at the Long Pond facility, one which... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Biking Event Raises Money For National MS SocietyToday, more than 200 people strapped on their helmets to bike around Sioux Fall
Biking Event Raises Money For National MS Society
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted a month ago
Today, more than 200 people strapped on their helmets to bike around Sioux Falls for a good cause. The Bike MS event is a fundraiser for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, which has about 20 chapters around the country. Each year, the... Read more
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Saddleworth Extra
Country fairA Yorkshire Day country fair takes place at King George V Playing Fields, Upper
Country fair
Saddleworth Extra / Posted 1 months ago
A Yorkshire Day country fair takes place at King George V Playing Fields, Uppermill, on Sunday, from 10am. It features entertainment, craft stalls, animal petting, a duck race and Uppermill Brass Band will play. JUDGING of the Saddleworth in Bloom... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Web and multimedia business hits MarshalltownZach Dannen and Tyler Jones, of Ferguson and Le Grand, respectively, are co-own
Web and multimedia business hits Marshalltown
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 1 months ago
Zach Dannen and Tyler Jones, of Ferguson and Le Grand, respectively, are co-owners of Central Media Designs, a new business for a wide range of multimedia services. "We're an on-location production company," Dannen said. He graduated from the... Read more

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