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Bangor Daily News
A first-person look inside the search for Geraldine Largaysummertime call, though most rescue calls are for people who are injured. We a
A first-person look inside the search for Geraldine Largay
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
summertime call, though most rescue calls are for people who are injured. We arrived at the command post, run by the Maine Warden Service’s incident management team, around 8 p.m. and learned about the person who was overdue: Geraldine... Read more
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Roll Call
Staying Power: Clinton is Ready for Her Balloon Dropseem to be in much evidence on the campaign trail,” says Gordon H. Smith, an Or
Staying Power: Clinton is Ready for Her Balloon Drop
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
seem to be in much evidence on the campaign trail,” says Gordon H. Smith, an Oregon Republican who runs the National Association of Broadcasters and describes a deeply collegial relationship with Clinton during their eight shared years in the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of 190 Area Recreation Groups for Monday, July 25, 2016Beach News-Journal. Featured this week is the list of 190 recreational groups i
List of 190 Area Recreation Groups for Monday, July 25, 2016
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
Beach News-Journal. Featured this week is the list of 190 recreational groups in Volusia and Flagler counties. 1. American Association of University Women: Provides scholarships to area women that are high school graduates. The AAUW was organized... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Mother of Perry Cohen writes letter year after his disappearancehope is that the Foundation will preserve Perry’s legacy and focus attention on
Mother of Perry Cohen writes letter year after his disappearance
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 4 days ago
hope is that the Foundation will preserve Perry’s legacy and focus attention on important initiatives he cared about. From education and awareness to the laws that govern its safety, we will work tirelessly to advance the best interest of all who... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Perry Cohen's mother pens poignant letterhope is that the Foundation will preserve Perry’s legacy and focus attention on
Perry Cohen's mother pens poignant letter
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 4 days ago
hope is that the Foundation will preserve Perry’s legacy and focus attention on important initiatives he cared about. From education and awareness to the laws that govern its safety, we will work tirelessly to advance the best interest of all who... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How homesteader, activist, writer Mort Mather found happiness in MaineWELLS, Maine — On a recent sunny morning, Mort Mather, wearing a grubby white T
How homesteader, activist, writer Mort Mather found happiness in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
WELLS, Maine — On a recent sunny morning, Mort Mather, wearing a grubby white T-shirt, dungarees and a tattered broad-brim hat, stood barefoot under a pear tree in his backyard, contentedly washing a pile of fresh-picked lettuce from his garden. He... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘It’s the fastest growing sport’: Belfast to gain permanent pickleball courtBELFAST, Maine — Under a clear blue sky Thursday morning, pickleball players be
‘It’s the fastest growing sport’: Belfast to gain permanent pickleball court
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
BELFAST, Maine — Under a clear blue sky Thursday morning, pickleball players began gathering at Belfast City Park to hoist lightweight paddles and engage in one of their favorite past times — hitting a wiffle ball back and forth across a... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
FACT SHEET: OBAMA ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES CLEAN ENERGY SAVINGS FOR ALL AMERICANS INITIATIVEwith the Appraisal Institute to integrate energy efficiency into appraisals and
FACT SHEET: OBAMA ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES CLEAN ENERGY SAVINGS FOR ALL AMERICANS INITIATIVE
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 7 days ago
with the Appraisal Institute to integrate energy efficiency into appraisals and real estate transactions and deliver education and training to appraisers through the Better Buildings Home Energy Information Accelerator, where they have... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Chautauqua tent show visited Bangor in 1916ranging from movies, vaudeville, opera and live drama to circuses, concerts, sp
Chautauqua tent show visited Bangor in 1916
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
ranging from movies, vaudeville, opera and live drama to circuses, concerts, sports events and the ever popular Eastern Maine State Fair. Was there room in 1916 for any more — like a five-day Chautauqua tent show? Chautauqua shows were part of... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Superintendent salary draws attentionNASHUA - The Nashua Board of Education approved an interim superintendent just
Superintendent salary draws attention
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
NASHUA - The Nashua Board of Education approved an interim superintendent just weeks before the resignation of outgoing head Mark Conrad, but the vote nearly fell short as members questioned the proposed compensation. In a 6-3 decision, board... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
New superintendent eager to startsuperintendent of schools for Nashua, comes to the district with a strong pedig
New superintendent eager to start
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
superintendent of schools for Nashua, comes to the district with a strong pedigree of top administrative positions in Maine and New Hampshire. Introducing herself as "Connie," the incoming head of Nashua schools said she was intrigued by the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
First Aeroplane Efficiency World Record Established on a C182 Equipped with SMA Aero-diesel Engineflight to establish the first Aeroplane Efficiency World Record in the C-1-c cl
First Aeroplane Efficiency World Record Established on a C182 Equipped with SMA Aero-diesel Engine
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
flight to establish the first Aeroplane Efficiency World Record in the C-1-c class as sanctioned by the National Aeronautic Association and the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (the organization sanctioning aviation world records). Ross Mc... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
LePage declines to sign nationwide opioid compact, calls it ‘feel-good measure’AUGUSTA, Maine — The nationwide crisis of heroin and opioid addiction has promp
LePage declines to sign nationwide opioid compact, calls it ‘feel-good measure’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine — The nationwide crisis of heroin and opioid addiction has prompted 46 governors to sign a compact that focuses on the over-prescribing of painkillers, access to treatment and a life-saving overdose reversal drug. But Maine Gov. Paul... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Governor reacts to downtown Dallas ambushAttorney General Ken Paxton on July 6 filed a motion for a nationwide prelimina
Governor reacts to downtown Dallas ambush
Pleasanton Express / Posted 13 days ago
Attorney General Ken Paxton on July 6 filed a motion for a nationwide preliminary injunction against the U.S. Department of Education, U.S. Department of Justice and other federal agencies and officials. Texas, Paxton’s office announced, is leading... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Ranks 43rd On Top States For Businesses Rankingare Utah, Texas, Colorado, Minnesota and North Carolina. Connecticut ranked hig
Connecticut Ranks 43rd On Top States For Businesses Ranking
Hartford Courant / Posted 13 days ago
are Utah, Texas, Colorado, Minnesota and North Carolina. Connecticut ranked higher than two other New England states — Maine, ranked 46th, and Rhode Island, ranked 50th. "It's disappointing, but frankly not surprising we saw this drop," said... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Celebrating A Colorful Historian, Film Industry Figurealso turned out to come in mighty handy when, years later, as one of the foundi
Celebrating A Colorful Historian, Film Industry Figure
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
also turned out to come in mighty handy when, years later, as one of the founding organizers of the Sonora Motion Picture Association, he scouted locations and extras for production companies. This past weekend, those at the Mother Lode Fair may... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua School board lines up leadersPh.D., as interim superintendent of schools, effective Aug. 13. She most recent
Nashua School board lines up leaders
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
Ph.D., as interim superintendent of schools, effective Aug. 13. She most recently served as executive director of the Maine School Management Association in Augusta, a position she held since 2013. The Board of Education approved hiring... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
School officials name interim leaderNASHUA - The Board of Education approved an interim superintendent to lead the
School officials name interim leader
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
NASHUA - The Board of Education approved an interim superintendent to lead the district through the next academic year one month before the anticipated departure of Superintendent Mark Conrad. The board selected Cornelia Brown, Ph.D., who most... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan CountyEdison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 St
Community Calendar for Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 16 days ago
Edison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 State St. 7 p.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education regular meeting, at District Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: 970-867-5633. July 12 9 a.m.... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New EnglandConnecticut, boating supports 2,296 jobs, according to the most recent statisti
Editorials from around New England
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
Connecticut, boating supports 2,296 jobs, according to the most recent statistics from the National Marine Manufacturers Association. So, news of boating's decline should be a call to action for the region's officials, businesses and... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Buyer emerges for Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, once threatened by foreclosuredoes not include the aviation museum, which was sold last year as part of a $22
Buyer emerges for Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, once threatened by foreclosure
OregonLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
does not include the aviation museum, which was sold last year as part of a $22 million transaction to a group including Maine developer George Schott in separate bankruptcy proceedings. The museum will now effectively have two landlords – Schott... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan CountyEdison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 St
Community Calendar for Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 18 days ago
Edison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 State St. 7 p.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education regular meeting, at District Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: 970-867-5633. July 12 9 a.m.... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Superintendent's Association asks for Education Commish.(NEWS CENTER) -- Governor LePage is under fire by the Maine School Superintende
Superintendent's Association asks for Education Commish.
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 days ago
(NEWS CENTER) -- Governor LePage is under fire by the Maine School Superintendents Association (MSSA) for something he has "not" done: hire a full-time Commissioner of Education. On his first day as President of the Superintendents Association,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Superintendent's Association asks for Education Commish.(NEWS CENTER) -- Governor LePage is under fire by the Maine School Superintende
Superintendent's Association asks for Education Commish.
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
(NEWS CENTER) -- Governor LePage is under fire by the Maine School Superintendents Association (MSSA) for something he has "not" done: hire a full-time Commissioner of Education. On his first day as President of the Superintendents Association,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan County July 7, 2016Edison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 St
Community Calendar for Morgan County July 7, 2016
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 20 days ago
Edison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 State St. 7 p.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education regular meeting, at District Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: 970-867-5633. July 12 9 a.m.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine clockmaker finds success in unlikely professionI didn’t anticipate. I think other people saw the potential in it more than I d
Maine clockmaker finds success in unlikely profession
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
I didn’t anticipate. I think other people saw the potential in it more than I did,” she said. She won an award Island Arts Association in Bar Harbor in May — the second craft fair she attended. Tamzin Higgins makes her clocks with computer... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Superintendents: Permanent education commissioner neededAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The group that represents Maine's school superintendents
Superintendents: Permanent education commissioner needed
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The group that represents Maine's school superintendents is urging Republican Gov. Paul LePage to appoint a permanent education commissioner. A letter from the Maine School Superintendents Association sent to the governor last... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Superintendents: Permanent education commissioner neededAUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The group that represents Maine's school superintendents
Superintendents: Permanent education commissioner needed
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The group that represents Maine's school superintendents is urging Republican Gov. Paul LePage to appoint a permanent education commissioner. A letter from the Maine School Superintendents Association sent to the governor last... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Kansas native runs track meets with personal passion, military precisionORONO, Maine — Mary Cady is often reminded by her children that she was born to
Kansas native runs track meets with personal passion, military precision
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
ORONO, Maine — Mary Cady is often reminded by her children that she was born too soon. Too soon, that is, to have been able to compete in track and field, a sport that was wildly popular in her native Kansas. But with Title IX still nearly a decade... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarEdison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 St
Community Calendar
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 21 days ago
Edison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 State St. 7 p.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education regular meeting, at District Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: 970-867-5633. July 12 9 a.m.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Superintendents urge LePage to appoint permanent education chiefThe organization representing Maine’s school superintendents says Gov. Paul LeP
Superintendents urge LePage to appoint permanent education chief
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
The organization representing Maine’s school superintendents says Gov. Paul LePage should pick a permanent education commissioner. According to a letter from the Maine School Superintendents Association, the department suffers from a lack of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
School district consolidation proves divisive in Elmorewhose daughter attended the Elmore School, voted against it. As Vermont faces
School district consolidation proves divisive in Elmore
Bennington Banner / Posted 22 days ago
whose daughter attended the Elmore School, voted against it. As Vermont faces declining enrollment and rising education costs, last year the Legislature passed a law encouraging school districts to consolidate by providing tax... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan CountyEdison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 St
Community Calendar for Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 22 days ago
Edison St., Brush. 7 p.m. Monday Night Bingo at Fort Morgan Elks Lodge, 430 State St. 7 p.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education regular meeting, at District Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: 970-867-5633. July 12 9 a.m.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
School district consolidation proves divisive in Elmorewhose daughter attended the Elmore School, voted against it. As Vermont faces
School district consolidation proves divisive in Elmore
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
whose daughter attended the Elmore School, voted against it. As Vermont faces declining enrollment and rising education costs, last year the Legislature passed a law encouraging school districts to consolidate by providing tax... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Hampden’s budget overhaul aims to improve fiscal healthHAMPDEN, Maine — Years of deferred maintenance, raiding accounts to keep the ta
Hampden’s budget overhaul aims to improve fiscal health
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
HAMPDEN, Maine — Years of deferred maintenance, raiding accounts to keep the tax rate lower than it otherwise would have been and rising county and education costs are some of the factors that played into a property tax increase projected for this... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rondinelli: Bethel Park grad hopes for return to competitive shootingrifle team at Bethel Park and learned skeet from her father, has been working f
Rondinelli: Bethel Park grad hopes for return to competitive shooting
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
rifle team at Bethel Park and learned skeet from her father, has been working for a non-political arm of the National Rifle Association for about nine months. Since high school, she traveled as a representative of Beretta's vast gun organization,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Community-Based Care Can Reduce The Stigma Of Mental Illnesswith disease. Records indicate unusual tolerance of bizarre behavior. When 18t
Community-Based Care Can Reduce The Stigma Of Mental Illness
KERA North Texas / Posted 24 days ago
with disease. Records indicate unusual tolerance of bizarre behavior. When 18th century Pastor Joseph Moody of York, Maine, unable to face crowds, delivered sermons with a handkerchief covering his face, his behavior was tolerated for three... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Community-Based Care Can Reduce The Stigma Of Mental Illnesswith disease. Records indicate unusual tolerance of bizarre behavior. When 18t
Community-Based Care Can Reduce The Stigma Of Mental Illness
KPBS San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
with disease. Records indicate unusual tolerance of bizarre behavior. When 18th century Pastor Joseph Moody of York, Maine, unable to face crowds, delivered sermons with a handkerchief covering his face, his behavior was tolerated for three... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar for Morgan County June 30, 2016Service, at Memorial Park in Brush, corner of South Clayton and Ellsworth stree
Community Calendar for Morgan County June 30, 2016
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 26 days ago
Service, at Memorial Park in Brush, corner of South Clayton and Ellsworth streets. Hosted by the 2016 Brush Ministerial Association in conjunction with the Morgan Church of the Nazarene. Followed by a meal provided by the churches. Bring a... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan County June 30, 2016click on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park se
Things to do in Morgan County June 30, 2016
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 26 days ago
click on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park set for Sunday in Brush The Brush Ministerial Association in conjunction with the Morgan Church of the Nazarene will host a Praise in the Park Service for the Community at... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Political Digestinequities kids of color face. The 2016 Data Book, which measures child well-b
Political Digest
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
inequities kids of color face. The 2016 Data Book, which measures child well-being in four domains of economic well-being, education, health, and family and community, ranked neighboring states Minnesota and Iowa much higher than Wisconsin.... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar June 30, 2016June 30 7 a.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education special meeting, at Distr
Community Calendar June 30, 2016
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 26 days ago
June 30 7 a.m. Morgan County Re-3 Board of Education special meeting, at District Support Center, 715 W. Platte Ave., Fort Morgan. Info: 970-867-5633. 9:30 to 11 a.m. and 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. United Methodist Church Bible Study at 117 E. Bijou Ave.,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countyclick on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park se
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 27 days ago
click on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park set for Sunday in Brush The Brush Ministerial Association in conjunction with the Morgan Church of the Nazarene will host a Praise in the Park Service for the Community at... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Things to do in Morgan County June 28, 2016click on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park se
Things to do in Morgan County June 28, 2016
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
click on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park set for Sunday in Brush The Brush Ministerial Association in conjunction with the Morgan Church of the Nazarene will host a Praise in the Park Service for the Community at... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARDemergency vehicles, car seat safety/install checks, community resource informat
COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD
Nevada Appeal / Posted 27 days ago
emergency vehicles, car seat safety/install checks, community resource information, and so much more. The Alzheimer’s Association’s Caregiver Support Groups are designed to provide emotional and social support for caregivers through regularly... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan County June 28, 2016click on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park se
Things to do in Morgan County June 28, 2016
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 28 days ago
click on the Parks and Recreation link on the left side. Praise in the Park set for Sunday in Brush The Brush Ministerial Association in conjunction with the Morgan Church of the Nazarene will host a Praise in the Park Service for the Community at... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Rise of 'Gray Money' in American Politicsthe six states we examined out of nine that offered sufficient data. These stat
The Rise of 'Gray Money' in American Politics
The Atlantic / Posted 28 days ago
the six states we examined out of nine that offered sufficient data. These states—Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Maine, and Massachusetts—as a set are geographically, demographically, and politically diverse, and hold one-fifth of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming worldfish to David Goethel. It’s his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his
Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
fish to David Goethel. It’s his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his link to a historic industry. “I paid for my education, my wife’s education, my house, my kids’ education; my slice of America was paid for on cod,” said Goethel, a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming worldfish to David Goethel. It’s his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his
Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
fish to David Goethel. It’s his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his link to a historic industry. “I paid for my education, my wife’s education, my house, my kids’ education; my slice of America was paid for on cod,” said Goethel, a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming worldfish to David Goethel. It's his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his
Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world
Brandon Sun / Posted 29 days ago
fish to David Goethel. It's his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his link to a historic industry. "I paid for my education, my wife's education, my house, my kids' education; my slice of America was paid for on cod," said Goethel, a... Read more
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