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The Washington Times
Shooting deaths of police up 78 percent this year; ‘troubling’ to memorial fundthis year compared with the same period last year, according to preliminary dat
Shooting deaths of police up 78 percent this year; ‘troubling’ to memorial fund
The Washington Times / Posted 2 hours ago
this year compared with the same period last year, according to preliminary data from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. In the wake of targeted attacks on police officers this summer in Dallas and in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the Worldpaused under the gate and pointed. “In 1994, Helmut Kohl and I stood on a stage
Bill Clinton’s Quest to Save the World
The New Yorker / Posted 7 hours ago
paused under the gate and pointed. “In 1994, Helmut Kohl and I stood on a stage here,” Clinton told me over the roar. “That day, there were a hundred thousand people—but nothing like this. This is great. When I was President . . .” The band started... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bob Smith, co-host of 'Sorting It Out,' dies at 84sort of ironic sense of humor," Long said. Smith, 84, died June 19 of complica
Bob Smith, co-host of 'Sorting It Out,' dies at 84
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
sort of ironic sense of humor," Long said. Smith, 84, died June 19 of complications from lung surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, said his daughter, Julie Cooke. He had been a longtime Lincoln Park resident. Born William Robert Smith... Read more
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The Maui News
Marathon to use new locations for start, finish linesbeen at Whalers Village in Kaanapali in all but one edition of the race - an ou
Marathon to use new locations for start, finish lines
The Maui News / Posted 17 hours ago
been at Whalers Village in Kaanapali in all but one edition of the race - an out-and-back course starting and ending at War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku was used in 1975. Race officials said Whalers Village is not being used this year because of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Bethel Man Running 22 Marathons To Grieve For 22-Week Stillborn Daughterand college. He also had recently returned to the sport after a 15-year hiatus.
Bethel Man Running 22 Marathons To Grieve For 22-Week Stillborn Daughter
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 2 days ago
and college. He also had recently returned to the sport after a 15-year hiatus. He came up with the idea of running 22 marathons -- one for every week his wife was pregnant. Longo sadly recalled the events leading up to the tragedy. "My wife... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Barry Spitz’s Running in Marin: Novato’s Neer brings Couples Relay back to LarkspurBill Neer competes in the Bay of Fundy Marathon. Photo by Kati Murray Novato’s
Barry Spitz’s Running in Marin: Novato’s Neer brings Couples Relay back to Larkspur
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Bill Neer competes in the Bay of Fundy Marathon. Photo by Kati Murray Novato’s Bill Neer is an excellent runner but, generally finishing behind the lead pack, is little noticed. He also earns scant recognition as one of Marin’s most active race... Read more
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The North West Star
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato fielddied here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato field
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
died here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the battle that Australia forgot, and on Saturday, the centenary of the day the fight began, they will receive the Legion d'Honneur, one of France's highest honours, for... Read more
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Philly.com
Gloucester Premium Outlets enjoy robust first yearOutlets - the outdoor mall that sits near the Atlantic City Expressway in Black
Gloucester Premium Outlets enjoy robust first year
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Outlets - the outdoor mall that sits near the Atlantic City Expressway in Blackwood, marks its one-year anniversary on Saturday. The mall, which offers 25-65 percent off designer brands on a daily basis, had a "fantastic" first year, helped by a... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Homestand highlighted by Firefighter and Law Enforcement Appreciation Nights, Giants Slumber Party, Junior Giants Day & Buster Hugs Mugland for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come.
Homestand highlighted by Firefighter and Law Enforcement Appreciation Nights, Giants Slumber Party, Junior Giants Day & Buster Hugs Mug
San Francisco Giants / Posted 4 days ago
land for people, ensuring healthy, livable communities for generations to come. PRE-GAME PROMOTION - SAY HEY TUESDAY PRESENTED BY CSN BAY AREA: CSN Bay Area will host Giants Pregame Live and Giants Postgame Live from Willie Mays Plaza.... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Local Girl Scouts travel to Europeand so much more. Community sponsors also contributed to make their trip a real
Local Girl Scouts travel to Europe
ABC Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
and so much more. Community sponsors also contributed to make their trip a reality last month. The girls left on the last day of school, June 10, and returned to the United States June 24. Before departure, they mapped out the whole trip, deciding... Read more
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Irish Central
Michael Collins runs 600 miles, retracing path of Irish Canadian Famine immigrantsRun. Setting off from the Grosse Île quarantine station in Quebec on June 10 t
Michael Collins runs 600 miles, retracing path of Irish Canadian Famine immigrants
Irish Central / Posted 5 days ago
Run. Setting off from the Grosse Île quarantine station in Quebec on June 10 the 52-year old Collins ran more than a marathon a day, rain or shine, to complete the 548.29 mile journey to Toronto's Ireland Park in just 31 days. Author of ten... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's Republican Convention Speech, AnnotatedDonald Trump accepted the Republican nomination for president Thursday night, d
FACT CHECK: Donald Trump's Republican Convention Speech, Annotated
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Donald Trump accepted the Republican nomination for president Thursday night, delivering a speech that lays out America's struggles with crime, terrorism, immigration, and how he plans to address them. NPR's politics team is annotating Trump's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato fielddied here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato field
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
died here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the battle that Australia forgot, and on Saturday, the centenary of the day the fight began, they will receive the Legion d'Honneur, one of France's highest honours, for... Read more
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WA Today
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato fielddied here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato field
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
died here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the battle that Australia forgot, and on Saturday, the centenary of the day the fight began, they will receive the Legion d'Honneur, one of France's highest honours, for... Read more
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The Age
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato fielddied here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato field
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
died here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the battle that Australia forgot, and on Saturday, the centenary of the day the fight began, they will receive the Legion d'Honneur, one of France's highest honours, for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato fielddied here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato field
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
died here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the battle that Australia forgot, and on Saturday, the centenary of the day the fight began, they will receive the Legion d'Honneur, one of France's highest honours, for... Read more
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Canberra Times
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato fielddied here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the
Battle of Pozieres: new Anzac legacy forged in a potato field
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
died here - the recognition they deserve. They passionately argue this is the battle that Australia forgot, and on Saturday, the centenary of the day the fight began, they will receive the Legion d'Honneur, one of France's highest honours, for... Read more
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Bay Weekly
The Original Social NetworkJim Williams (N3ADF) scans for a signal at the Anne Arundel Radio Club’s Field
The Original Social Network
Bay Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Jim Williams (N3ADF) scans for a signal at the Anne Arundel Radio Club’s Field Day, in ­Davidsonville On a sunny Saturday morning in late June, in a field overlooking the Patuxent River in Lusby, men assembling two 25- and 30-foot steel towers,... Read more
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Daily Record
Nice killer planned to target Euro 2016 before being deterred by tight securityFRENCH investigators suspect that Bastille Day terrorist Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouh
Nice killer planned to target Euro 2016 before being deterred by tight security
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
FRENCH investigators suspect that Bastille Day terrorist Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel had initially targeted football fans at Euro 2016. Cops in Nice have discovered photographs of the fan zone in the Riviera resort on the 31-year-old killer’s... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Bringing back old memorieseight makes you want to go back to when things were that easy so badly. There’
Bringing back old memories
The Daily Californian / Posted 6 days ago
eight makes you want to go back to when things were that easy so badly. There’s something very nostalgic about the first day of class. Somehow you end up thinking about how excited you were when you were younger. It never wears off although we... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & fests: Craft Beer & BBQ Days, Accordian Fest, county fairs and moreMainStreet Libertyville's Out to Lunch: 11 a.m. Friday, July 22, at Cook Park i
Fairs & fests: Craft Beer & BBQ Days, Accordian Fest, county fairs and more
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
MainStreet Libertyville's Out to Lunch: 11 a.m. Friday, July 22, at Cook Park in downtown Libertyville. Local food vendors will offer their specialties for purchase. Local bands entertain. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Free.... Read more
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11 News Houston
'Enough' message Omni Dallas Hotel reflects collective griefin Istanbul, Turkey; Orlando; Nice, France and Baton Rouge. The Omni was lit u
'Enough' message Omni Dallas Hotel reflects collective grief
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
in Istanbul, Turkey; Orlando; Nice, France and Baton Rouge. The Omni was lit up with the "One Dallas" message for eight days after a sniper killed five Dallas officers on July 7. The "enough" message comes directly after a gunman killed three... Read more
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The North West Star
All our Y2K worriesCurrie said he was leaving the mines to concentrate on his artwork. His wonderf
All our Y2K worries
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
Currie said he was leaving the mines to concentrate on his artwork. His wonderful cartoons still grace the paper every Saturday. The Mayor was also on the record saying the threat of the Y2K bug was overstated and council was in the “box seat” to... Read more
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Daily Record
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarksat Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running thos
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarks
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
at Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running those steps with them at 6:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Their routine, known as the November Project, now has thousands of participants and free workout clubs in 20 cities,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
"Enough" message on Omni Hotel reflects collective griefin Istanbul, Turkey; Orlando; Nice, France and Baton Rouge. The Omni was lit u
"Enough" message on Omni Hotel reflects collective grief
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
in Istanbul, Turkey; Orlando; Nice, France and Baton Rouge. The Omni was lit up with the "One Dallas" message for eight days after a sniper killed five Dallas officers on July 7. The "enough" message comes directly after a gunman killed three... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Remembrance set for WWI casualtyEvents are planned for May 29, Memorial Day. The day starts with a holiday para
Remembrance set for WWI casualty
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Events are planned for May 29, Memorial Day. The day starts with a holiday parade, then a ceremony is planned at the Attica fairgrounds at 10 a.m. with a speaker sharing Ayres' life story, followed by dinner at the K of C Hall. Shock also shared a... Read more
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USA Today
10 great 5K runs to build a vacation aroundlot of people running, or even walking these events,” he says. Epstein shares s
10 great 5K runs to build a vacation around
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
lot of people running, or even walking these events,” he says. Epstein shares some favorites with Larry Bleiberg for USA TODAY. But register early because many sell out. Running with the Balloons Readington, N.J. Runners may have difficulty... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
4 L.A. running clubs that are way more more than just running clubsIf you’re looking to scratch “run a marathon” off your bucket list, you’re not
4 L.A. running clubs that are way more more than just running clubs
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
If you’re looking to scratch “run a marathon” off your bucket list, you’re not short on options. Several half-marathons and marathons are coming up in the Los Angeles area, including the Long Beach marathon and half-marathon in October, the Pasadena... Read more
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Boston Globe
Samuel Ming-Sum Fisher, who welcomed life’s contrasts and complexities, dies at 24and died. He was 24. “We may never know what took him,” his father, Dr. David
Samuel Ming-Sum Fisher, who welcomed life’s contrasts and complexities, dies at 24
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
and died. He was 24. “We may never know what took him,” his father, Dr. David Fisher of Newton, noted in a eulogy at the memorial service, though tests are pending as the family searches for the cause. With uncommon reach for someone so young,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichThrough Saturday from 6 to 11 p.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 4 Riversid
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
Through Saturday from 6 to 11 p.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 4 Riverside Ave., will be the return of St. Catherine of Siena’s annual Carnival of Fun. Bracelet nights Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Website is www.stcath.org or 203-637-3661... Read more
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Daily Mail
How we all lost seven stone: So what are their secrets?LighterLife. Instead of food I'd live on specially made shakes, bars, soups and
How we all lost seven stone: So what are their secrets?
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
LighterLife. Instead of food I'd live on specially made shakes, bars, soups and meals, adding up to only 600 calories a day. I signed up in September 2014 and thought: 'I'll just try it for one week.' During that time I lost 9 lb pretty... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichThrough Saturday from 6 to 11 p.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 4 Riversid
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 days ago
Through Saturday from 6 to 11 p.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 4 Riverside Ave., will be the return of St. Catherine of Siena’s annual Carnival of Fun. Bracelet nights Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Website is www.stcath.org or 203-637-3661... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pregnant Blake Lively shows off beautiful baby bump in a peach dressas she promoted new Woody Allen movie Cafe Society alongside co-star Kristen St
Pregnant Blake Lively shows off beautiful baby bump in a peach dress
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
as she promoted new Woody Allen movie Cafe Society alongside co-star Kristen Stewart at a photocall in New York City on Tuesday. The actress, 28, looked beautiful as she showcased her baby bump in a pretty peach semi-sheer dress with nude and white... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Unity, community policing will help Dallas overcomeTORIN HALSEY/TIMES RECORD NEWS President Barak Obama speaks during Tuesday's me
Unity, community policing will help Dallas overcome
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 14 days ago
TORIN HALSEY/TIMES RECORD NEWS President Barak Obama speaks during Tuesday's memorial service honoring the five Dallas police officers killed in the line of duty Thursday July 7. The private event was an interfaith gathering of police officers from... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFrom Wednesday through Saturday 6 to 11 p.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church,
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 days ago
From Wednesday through Saturday 6 to 11 p.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 4 Riverside Ave., will be the return of St. Catherine of Siena’s annual Carnival of Fun. Bracelet nights Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Website is www.stcath.org or... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Secrets Of People Who Manage To Stick To Habit Changestexts. He committed to reading Hebrew for 30 minutes daily. The streak is stil
The Secrets Of People Who Manage To Stick To Habit Changes
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
texts. He committed to reading Hebrew for 30 minutes daily. The streak is still going, 39 years later. There was one day in the 1980s when he read about 10 minutes and got interrupted and didn’t return, but other than that, the streak is... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichOn Wednesdays from July 12 through Aug. 16 at the Bendheim Western Civic Center
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
On Wednesdays from July 12 through Aug. 16 at the Bendheim Western Civic Center, 449 Pemberwick Road, will be a town youth basketball camp. For more information on registration, stop by the Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic Center, call 203-532-1259... Read more
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MLive.com
Heroin spirals privileged life into addict's lonely death on borrowed couchleaving rehab after a court-ordered, three-month stay, he was healthy and deter
Heroin spirals privileged life into addict's lonely death on borrowed couch
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
leaving rehab after a court-ordered, three-month stay, he was healthy and determined to turn his life around. Five days later, police found his body in a semi-fetal position on a friend's couch. He'd been dead for some time, old needle... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Finding refuge from the summer at Waterworks ParkAndreas Fuhrmann/Record Searchlight People — young and old — enjoy
Finding refuge from the summer at Waterworks Park
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
Andreas Fuhrmann/Record Searchlight People — young and old — enjoy Water Works Park Friday in Redding. By Nathan Solis Nathan.Solis@Redding.Com 530-225-8238 Summer in Redding means running from the heat and finding relief wherever it... Read more
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The Morning Call
War on Cancer - The Morning Callwas left — and all too often the answer was in increments not of years, but mon
War on Cancer - The Morning Call
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
was left — and all too often the answer was in increments not of years, but months. And yet here was Richard Dey, back one day early this year, more than four years after his diagnosis, for another checkup. As Patti looked on, Nair pointed to the... Read more
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Aljazeera
How will Dallas change after the deadly attack?deadly shooting attack on police officers during a protest in Dallas, many peop
How will Dallas change after the deadly attack?
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
deadly shooting attack on police officers during a protest in Dallas, many people came out to commemorate their lives at a memorial downtown. Around a dozen people held signs in front of the police station for hours, while a steady stream of... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Six Simple Sunday Habits To Set You Up For A Productive WeekIt’s hard not to resent Mondays. The day marks the end of the fun and freedom o
Six Simple Sunday Habits To Set You Up For A Productive Week
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
It’s hard not to resent Mondays. The day marks the end of the fun and freedom of the weekend—and that’s especially true during the summer, when ordinary Saturdays and Sundays have a carefree vacation vibe. Even if you love your job, the angst of... Read more
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Columbia Star
EventsExhibition Route to (re)settlement is on display through July 30, Mann-Simons S
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 19 days ago
Exhibition Route to (re)settlement is on display through July 30, Mann-Simons Site, 1403 Richland Street, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 1–4 p.m. or by appointment. historiccolumbia.org. •BOOK SIGNING Serafina and the Twisted Staff, by author... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarksMembers of the running group “November Project” run up and down the stairs near
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarks
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 20 days ago
Members of the running group “November Project” run up and down the stairs near the Lincoln Memorial in Washington on May 25. The Associated Press When college rowing buddies Bojan Mandaric and Brogan Graham vowed to stay in shape post-graduation,... Read more
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Summerland Review
COLUMN: A destination for recreationinternationally celebrated Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan (PGAMO) cycl
COLUMN: A destination for recreation
Summerland Review / Posted 20 days ago
internationally celebrated Prospera Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan (PGAMO) cycling race rolls through Summerland on Sunday July 10. This event has four distance options: Granfondo (160 kilometres) Velocefondo (New for 2016, 126 km), Mediofondo... Read more
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The China Post
Forget the gym: Workout buffs hit up landmarksat Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running thos
Forget the gym: Workout buffs hit up landmarks
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
at Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running those steps with them at 6:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Their routine, known as the November Project, now has thousands of participants and free workout clubs in 20 cities,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarksat Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running thos
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarks
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
at Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running those steps with them at 6:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Their routine, known as the November Project, now has thousands of participants and free workout clubs in 20 cities,... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Workout buffs hit up national landmarksFive years later, there are nearly 800 others running those steps with them at
Workout buffs hit up national landmarks
Northwest Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running those steps with them at 6:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Their routine, known as the November Project, now has thousands of participants and free workout clubs in 20 cities, capitalizing on what’s... Read more
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CBS Denver
Workout Buffs Ditch The Gym & Head To National Landmarksat Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running thos
Workout Buffs Ditch The Gym & Head To National Landmarks
CBS Denver / Posted 21 days ago
at Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running those steps with them at 6:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Their routine, known as the November Project, now has thousands of participants and free workout clubs in 20 cities,... Read more
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The Signal
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarksat Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running thos
Forget the gym, workout buffs hit up national landmarks
The Signal / Posted 21 days ago
at Harvard Stadium. Five years later, there are nearly 800 others running those steps with them at 6:30 a.m. every Wednesday. Their routine, known as the November Project, now has thousands of participants and free workout clubs in 20 cities,... Read more
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