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Washington Post
William McC. Blair Jr., Democratic political confidant, dies at 98that owed its fortune to the invention of the mechanical reaper. His second cou
William McC. Blair Jr., Democratic political confidant, dies at 98
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
that owed its fortune to the invention of the mechanical reaper. His second cousin was Chicago Tribune publisher Robert R. McCormick, a force in conservative Republican politics. Mr. Blair’s political sympathies developed in direct opposition to... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Royals Charities celebrates record-setting attendance and proceeds for Diamond of Dreamswatch raffle courtesy of TIVOL and an exclusive Tiffany & Co. experience, "Keys
Royals Charities celebrates record-setting attendance and proceeds for Diamond of Dreams
Kansas City Royals / Posted yesterday
watch raffle courtesy of TIVOL and an exclusive Tiffany & Co. experience, "Keys for a Cause," raised more than $265,000 to fund Royals Charities grants to local nonprofits. Several local restaurants lined the outfield warning track: 12 Baltimore,... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
With help, small island states ditch diesel for cheaper, cleaner energyBARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - After oil prices hit a record high in
With help, small island states ditch diesel for cheaper, cleaner energy
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - After oil prices hit a record high in July 2008, the tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands was forced to declare an economic emergency since around 90 percent of its energy needs were met by imported... Read more
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Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Ascension Fund awards $50,500 in grants to educators 
for the 2015-16 School YearAscension Fund awards $50,500 in grants to educators for the 2015-16 School Yea
Ascension Fund awards $50,500 in grants to educators 
for the 2015-16 School Year
Gonzales Weekly Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
Ascension Fund awards $50,500 in grants to educators for the 2015-16 School Year The Ascension Fund Board, sponsors and volunteers managed to surprise teachers at 20 schools across Ascension Parish with the news that they have received grant funds... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Foundation launches local fund to end homelessnessA national charitable foundation is hoping to raise $750,000 by year's end to s
Foundation launches local fund to end homelessness
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
A national charitable foundation is hoping to raise $750,000 by year's end to support a "housing first" approach to ending Central Florida's high homeless rate, officials announced this week. The Robert R. McCormick Foundation, one of the nation's... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Biz BuzzRandy Hill. Locker comes to Sage after serving the past seven years as the CEO
Biz Buzz
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
Randy Hill. Locker comes to Sage after serving the past seven years as the CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of Camarillo. Matt McCormick Matt McCormick has joined the board of governors of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley. He is... Read more
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TribLIVE
Work starts on second floor of Ligonier YMCA expansionfirst-floor exterior is in place, and the second floor is in the works. Now, t
Work starts on second floor of Ligonier YMCA expansion
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
first-floor exterior is in place, and the second floor is in the works. Now, the public phase of a capital campaign to fund the 32,000-square-foot project is under way. On Friday, YMCA staff and its board invited members and others in the... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Chicago Cubs host the San Francisco Giants and Milwaukee Brewers August 6-13develop skills and open doors of opportunity. The Breakthrough Youth Network, w
Chicago Cubs host the San Francisco Giants and Milwaukee Brewers August 6-13
Chicago Cubs / Posted 29 days ago
develop skills and open doors of opportunity. The Breakthrough Youth Network, with the support of a grant from Cubs Care, a fund of the McCormick Foundation, serves more than 780 students through an education and sports programming for at-risk... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Kimberley’s SunMine now operationalthat the energy being generated by the SunMine is exceeding the modeled design
Kimberley’s SunMine now operational
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted a month ago
that the energy being generated by the SunMine is exceeding the modeled design potential. According to Kimberley Mayor Don McCormick, “SunMine is a great example of the resiliency of our community. We are thriving and pursuing new and innovative... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ligonier Valley YMCA project in public phaseproject about 33 percent complete, the Ligonier Valley YMCA is entering the pub
Ligonier Valley YMCA project in public phase
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
project about 33 percent complete, the Ligonier Valley YMCA is entering the public phase of its capital campaign to fund the 32,000-square-foot addition. On Friday, YMCA staff and its board invited members and others in the community to its... Read more

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