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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Alton’s Saints Peter and Paul School set to Re-openALTON, IL (KTVI) - It was a back to school party on the playground Friday night
Alton’s Saints Peter and Paul School set to Re-open
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 minutes ago
ALTON, IL (KTVI) - It was a back to school party on the playground Friday night at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church and School in Alton. Heavy rain in December caused erosion outside the building, which damaged the inside of the... Read more
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Vail Daily
Very Young Composers celebrating 10 years of growing music in the Vail ValleyThe program is now in scores of cities and a dozen countries. Deak travels to t
Very Young Composers celebrating 10 years of growing music in the Vail Valley
Vail Daily / Posted 9 hours ago
The program is now in scores of cities and a dozen countries. Deak travels to them all, paying attention to each child. Mark Twain explained it succinctly: “The truly great make you believe that you too can become great.” Deak has that to his... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Do you have to go to college?are working in jobs that do not require college degrees. One in three college g
Do you have to go to college?
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 hours ago
are working in jobs that do not require college degrees. One in three college graduates had a job that required a high school diploma or less in 2012. These jobs included more than 83,000 bartenders and 115,000 janitors who have a bachelor's... Read more
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Vail Daily
It’s music that mattersThe program is now in scores of cities and a dozen countries. Deak travels to t
It’s music that matters
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
The program is now in scores of cities and a dozen countries. Deak travels to them all, paying attention to each child. Mark Twain explained it succinctly: “The truly great make you believe that you too can become great.” Deak has that to his... Read more
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Variety
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Host PBS Arts Fall Festival, Featuring ‘Hamilton’ SpecialBenedict Cumberbatch and many more as theater luminaries gather to celebrate th
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Host PBS Arts Fall Festival, Featuring ‘Hamilton’ Special
Variety / Posted yesterday
Benedict Cumberbatch and many more as theater luminaries gather to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s remarkably coincidental birth and death on April 23. Live from Lincoln Center will deliver “Lang Lang’s New York Rhapsody,” a... Read more
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Philly.com
Can Trump make nation believe in him?Zubrod The American ideal is not only about economic opportunity. We are the "
Can Trump make nation believe in him?
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Zubrod The American ideal is not only about economic opportunity. We are the "shining city on a hill" because of our remarkable history of protecting the oppressed. Such moments have been America's finest hours - those that made us truly... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local humane society asking for help to feed animalsparents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and t
Local humane society asking for help to feed animals
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
parents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and teachers The sign for the Quincy Jr. High School School is right around the corner, and for Quincy Jr. High students and parents, there are some big changes this... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Native American youth group running against Dakota Pipelineparents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and t
Native American youth group running against Dakota Pipeline
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
parents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and teachers The sign for the Quincy Jr. High School School is right around the corner, and for Quincy Jr. High students and parents, there are some big changes this... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the stateparents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and t
Lee County manufacturing plant will reopen with help from the state
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
parents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and teachers The sign for the Quincy Jr. High School School is right around the corner, and for Quincy Jr. High students and parents, there are some big changes this... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
American Queen riverboat docks in Hannibalparents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and t
American Queen riverboat docks in Hannibal
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
parents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and teachers The sign for the Quincy Jr. High School School is right around the corner, and for Quincy Jr. High students and parents, there are some big changes this... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Drivers say some aren't following local detour routes during roadworkparents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and t
Drivers say some aren't following local detour routes during roadwork
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
parents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and teachers The sign for the Quincy Jr. High School School is right around the corner, and for Quincy Jr. High students and parents, there are some big changes this... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Kids in 4-H kick off fair week with project judgingparents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and t
Kids in 4-H kick off fair week with project judging
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
parents and teachersBig adjustments for Quincy Jr. High students, parents and teachers The sign for the Quincy Jr. High School School is right around the corner, and for Quincy Jr. High students and parents, there are some big changes this... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal teacher recognized by state education departmentawarded more than 20 businesses in America's Hometown with a Certificate of Exc
Hannibal teacher recognized by state education department
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
awarded more than 20 businesses in America's Hometown with a Certificate of Excellence Award for 2016. The Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum was one of the attractions that won the Certificate of Excellence from Trip... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Some residents of Ralls, Monroe and Marion counties under extended boil ordersawarded more than 20 businesses in America's Hometown with a Certificate of Exc
Some residents of Ralls, Monroe and Marion counties under extended boil orders
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
awarded more than 20 businesses in America's Hometown with a Certificate of Excellence Award for 2016. The Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum was one of the attractions that won the Certificate of Excellence from Trip... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
As drowning risk rises, local girls learn pool safetyawarded more than 20 businesses in America's Hometown with a Certificate of Exc
As drowning risk rises, local girls learn pool safety
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
awarded more than 20 businesses in America's Hometown with a Certificate of Excellence Award for 2016. The Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum was one of the attractions that won the Certificate of Excellence from Trip... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Two Illinois Veterans' Home residents diagnosed with Legionnaires' diseasefor the handicapped in a city just outside Tokyo in the worst mass killing in g
Two Illinois Veterans' Home residents diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
for the handicapped in a city just outside Tokyo in the worst mass killing in generations in Japan.More >> Quincy High School construction back on trackQuincy High School construction back on track The first day back for Quincy Public Schools... Read more
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The Current
Harris Finds Home at UMSL – The Currentvolleyball for the University of Missouri – St. Louis Tritons Volleyball Progra
Harris Finds Home at UMSL – The Current
The Current / Posted 3 days ago
volleyball for the University of Missouri – St. Louis Tritons Volleyball Program, beginning with the 2016-2017 academic school year. Harris announced her verbal commitment in May of 2015, and signed her national letter of intent, surrounded by... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Two decades in Manteca of broken promises regarding librarythe Manteca Unified-City of Stockton partnership at the Weston Ranch High campu
Two decades in Manteca of broken promises regarding library
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
the Manteca Unified-City of Stockton partnership at the Weston Ranch High campus that secured a combined library for school and community use. Doing so at the fourth comprehensive high school campus within Manteca’s city limits that will be... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Party’s Over--For Now. CategoryThe party’s over. Long live the Republican Party. Or is it a case of mistaken
The Party’s Over--For Now. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 4 days ago
The party’s over. Long live the Republican Party. Or is it a case of mistaken identity, and to paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of the party’s death are greatly exaggerated. If it was the passing of a political party, then what was that on the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Munich, Nice, Turkey, Brexit, Trump: It’s all connectedstiffer. Leave voters didn’t change their minds when the elites told them Brex
Munich, Nice, Turkey, Brexit, Trump: It’s all connected
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
stiffer. Leave voters didn’t change their minds when the elites told them Brexit would batter housing prices, or the stock market. To many, the idea that the elites, people who owned property and shares, would take a turn suffering sounded just... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Munich, Nice, Turkey, Brexit, Trump: It’s all connectedstiffer. Leave voters didn’t change their minds when the elites told them Brex
Munich, Nice, Turkey, Brexit, Trump: It’s all connected
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
stiffer. Leave voters didn’t change their minds when the elites told them Brexit would batter housing prices, or the stock market. To many, the idea that the elites, people who owned property and shares, would take a turn suffering sounded just... Read more
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Slate
The Real Reason Why Judges Should Keep Quiet About Electionsright to say whatever they want, as our friend Erwin Chemerinsky, the dean of t
The Real Reason Why Judges Should Keep Quiet About Elections
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
right to say whatever they want, as our friend Erwin Chemerinsky, the dean of the University of California, Irvine’s law school, has recently suggested about Justice Ginsburg? After all, we know these judges have political opinions, and many of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
QPS officials set new target deadline for school projectsof the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local ch
QPS officials set new target deadline for school projects
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
of the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local church event raises money for children at the schoolLocal church event raises money for children at the school Hundreds show up to the St. Anthony's picnic outside the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local club hands out thousands to organizationsof the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local ch
Local club hands out thousands to organizations
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
of the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local church event raises money for children at the schoolLocal church event raises money for children at the school Hundreds show up to the St. Anthony's picnic outside the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Firefighters battle house fire on Quincy's north sideof the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local ch
Firefighters battle house fire on Quincy's north side
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
of the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local church event raises money for children at the schoolLocal church event raises money for children at the school Hundreds show up to the St. Anthony's picnic outside the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal kids investigate CSI crime casesof the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local ch
Hannibal kids investigate CSI crime cases
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
of the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local church event raises money for children at the schoolLocal church event raises money for children at the school Hundreds show up to the St. Anthony's picnic outside the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Owners of Quincy Area Bridal Magazine took home $10,000.of the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local ch
Owners of Quincy Area Bridal Magazine took home $10,000.
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
of the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local church event raises money for children at the schoolLocal church event raises money for children at the school Hundreds show up to the St. Anthony's picnic outside the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
A local food pantry is getting a big boostof the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local ch
A local food pantry is getting a big boost
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
of the Mississippi visits 10 states in 22 days and on Sunday morning. Local church event raises money for children at the schoolLocal church event raises money for children at the school Hundreds show up to the St. Anthony's picnic outside the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.Article Tools ARLO'S TAVERN: Union Dale: today, Tumbleweed Highway. BAZIL: Cl
Do it: Your guide to entertainment and events in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Article Tools ARLO'S TAVERN: Union Dale: today, Tumbleweed Highway. BAZIL: Clarks Summit: Wednesday, Marko Marcinko Jazz Trio. COOPER'S ON THE WATERFRONT: Pittston: today, Karaoke with DJ Honey Do. COOPER'S SEAFOOD HOUSE: Scranton: today, Blinded... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.Article Tools ARLO'S TAVERN: Union Dale: today, Candlefish; Sunday, Tumbleweed
Places to go and things to do in Northeast Pa.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Article Tools ARLO'S TAVERN: Union Dale: today, Candlefish; Sunday, Tumbleweed Highway. BAZIL: Clarks Summit: Wednesday, Marko Marcinko Jazz Trio. BREAKERS AT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO: Plains Twp.: today, Three Imaginary Boys. CHICO'S LOUNGE: Mayfield:... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Couple and community volunteers take on local hunger, one child at a timepoverty. She and her husband, Rick Barnes, coordinate and manage what is known
Couple and community volunteers take on local hunger, one child at a time
Rolla Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
poverty. She and her husband, Rick Barnes, coordinate and manage what is known today as a “backpack” program. With local school cooperation, the Aldi grocery, the Vineyard Church, donors and an army of volunteers, they provide nutritious weekend... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Summer's Outdoor Concerts: When, Where, WhoJune 4 at 6:30 p.m. at Great River Park Amphitheater in East Hartford; June 11,
Summer's Outdoor Concerts: When, Where, Who
Hartford Courant / Posted 14 days ago
June 4 at 6:30 p.m. at Great River Park Amphitheater in East Hartford; June 11, noon, at the Mark Twain House in Hartford; June 14 at 7 p.m. at Veterans Park in Berlin; June 26 at 7 p.m. at Riverfront Park in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsKennedy. ARLO'S TAVERN: Union Dale: Saturday, Candlefish; Sunday, Tumbleweed H
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Kennedy. ARLO'S TAVERN: Union Dale: Saturday, Candlefish; Sunday, Tumbleweed Highway. BAZIL: Clarks Summit: Wednesday, Marko Marcinko Jazz Trio. BREAKERS AT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO: Plains Twp.: today, Shorty Long & The Jersey Horns; Saturday,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Hunt as Health Secretary is a 'huge f*** you to everyone in the NHS'entire healthcare profession" (Photo: Phil Harris/Daily Mirror) And the gloati
Jeremy Hunt as Health Secretary is a 'huge f*** you to everyone in the NHS'
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
entire healthcare profession" (Photo: Phil Harris/Daily Mirror) And the gloating millionaire later quoted American author Mark Twain, tweeting: “Reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated… Thrilled to be back in the best job in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area entertainment and eventsCandlefish; Sunday, Tumbleweed Highway. BAR ON OAK: Pittston Twp.: today, The
Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Candlefish; Sunday, Tumbleweed Highway. BAR ON OAK: Pittston Twp.: today, The Tones. BAZIL: Clarks Summit: Wednesday, Marko Marcinko Jazz Trio. BREAKERS AT MOHEGAN SUN POCONO: Plains Twp.: today, Flyin Blind; Friday, Shorty Long & The Jersey... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local bookstore for sale after 22 years of businesslast year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violen
Local bookstore for sale after 22 years of business
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
last year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violent windstorm hit July 13, 2015 Wednesday marks an anniversary many Quincy residents won't celebrate, but one they'll never forget. It's been one year since last... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Friendly foes to meet for titles at Jody's Memorial Junior Golf Classicdidn't think I had a chance coming in," admitted Elias, who just turned 12 and
Friendly foes to meet for titles at Jody's Memorial Junior Golf Classic
Staten Island Advance / Posted 16 days ago
didn't think I had a chance coming in," admitted Elias, who just turned 12 and will be entering the seventh grade at Mark Twain Intermediate School in Brooklyn. "I just did the best I could. I surprised myself." The key for the 4-foot-11,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Changes on the way with standardized testing for Illinois high school studentslast year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violen
Changes on the way with standardized testing for Illinois high school students
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
last year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violent windstorm hit July 13, 2015 Wednesday marks an anniversary many Quincy residents won't celebrate, but one they'll never forget. It's been one year since last... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
A local food pantry is struggling to help those in needlast year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violen
A local food pantry is struggling to help those in need
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
last year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violent windstorm hit July 13, 2015 Wednesday marks an anniversary many Quincy residents won't celebrate, but one they'll never forget. It's been one year since last... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Pike County Fair officials cancel Wednesday eventslast year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violen
Pike County Fair officials cancel Wednesday events
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
last year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violent windstorm hit July 13, 2015 Wednesday marks an anniversary many Quincy residents won't celebrate, but one they'll never forget. It's been one year since last... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Weather radios not working properly amid National Weather Service technical issueslast year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violen
Weather radios not working properly amid National Weather Service technical issues
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
last year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violent windstorm hit July 13, 2015 Wednesday marks an anniversary many Quincy residents won't celebrate, but one they'll never forget. It's been one year since last... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Severe weather threatens the Tri-States on the anniversary of memorable windstormlast year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violen
Severe weather threatens the Tri-States on the anniversary of memorable windstorm
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
last year's windstorm The Mane Therapie Salon and Spa just days after a violent windstorm hit July 13, 2015 Wednesday marks an anniversary many Quincy residents won't celebrate, but one they'll never forget. It's been one year since last... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Troopers warn to slow down in wet weather after semi runs off road29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange student
Troopers warn to slow down in wet weather after semi runs off road
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange students arrive in the Tri-States Hannibal High School is getting ready for a foreign exchange program. Foreign exchange students from Russia arrived Sunday to begin their... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Stopgap budget a bare minimum for Regional Office of Education29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange student
Stopgap budget a bare minimum for Regional Office of Education
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange students arrive in the Tri-States Hannibal High School is getting ready for a foreign exchange program. Foreign exchange students from Russia arrived Sunday to begin their... Read more
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The Forward
When Meyer Wolfsheim From ‘Gatsby’ Is the Only Jewish Character You KnowAs a high school English teacher who writes poetry in her free time, I read a p
When Meyer Wolfsheim From ‘Gatsby’ Is the Only Jewish Character You Know
The Forward / Posted 17 days ago
As a high school English teacher who writes poetry in her free time, I read a poem a day at the start of each class period. Last September, I read poems by Emma Lazarus, because students were going to be writing an essay about her famous sonnet “The... Read more
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Acton Commentary
God and Man in the Age of TrumpIf a classic, as Mark Twain claimed, is something that everybody wants to have
God and Man in the Age of Trump
Acton Commentary / Posted 17 days ago
If a classic, as Mark Twain claimed, is something that everybody wants to have read and nobody wants to read, then William F. Buckley, Jr.’s God and Man at Yale is the epitome of a conservative classic. Few who have read it (and they are indeed few)... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Tuesday on WGEM News Today: Stop-Gap budget a bare minimum for Regional Office of Education29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange student
Tuesday on WGEM News Today: Stop-Gap budget a bare minimum for Regional Office of Education
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange students arrive in the Tri-States Hannibal High School is getting ready for a foreign exchange program. Foreign exchange students from Russia arrived Sunday to begin their... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
QPS sees growth in student assessments29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange student
QPS sees growth in student assessments
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange students arrive in the Tri-States Hannibal High School is getting ready for a foreign exchange program. Foreign exchange students from Russia arrived Sunday to begin their... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy considers designated truck traffic routes29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange student
Quincy considers designated truck traffic routes
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange students arrive in the Tri-States Hannibal High School is getting ready for a foreign exchange program. Foreign exchange students from Russia arrived Sunday to begin their... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy Fire Department welcomes new firefighters29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange student
Quincy Fire Department welcomes new firefighters
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
29. Foreign exchange students arrive in the Tri-StatesForeign exchange students arrive in the Tri-States Hannibal High School is getting ready for a foreign exchange program. Foreign exchange students from Russia arrived Sunday to begin their... Read more
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