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The Mercury News
High school football preview: Bay Area Preps Top 20started in a state bowl game last year. With a nonleague schedule that include
High school football preview: Bay Area Preps Top 20
The Mercury News / Posted 7 hours ago
started in a state bowl game last year. With a nonleague schedule that includes home games against Serra and Archbishop Mitty, the talented Pirates should be ready once the BVAL schedule rolls around. Montaz Thompson, a 5-9, 190-pound senior, is... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Local comics creator seeks funds for new universe centered on superheros of coloran epiphany through an unlikely source. La Forest, 51, saw the 1984 TV movie T
Local comics creator seeks funds for new universe centered on superheros of color
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 15 hours ago
an epiphany through an unlikely source. La Forest, 51, saw the 1984 TV movie The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins, a Walter Mitty-esque story about an African-American boy, played by Diff’rent Strokes star Gary Coleman, and his elaborate fantasies... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
High school baseball: Standouts Javier Felix, Glenallen Hill Jr. transfer to Santa CruzSanta Cruz All-Stars outfielder Glenallen Hill Jr., who has transferred from Ar
High school baseball: Standouts Javier Felix, Glenallen Hill Jr. transfer to Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
Santa Cruz All-Stars outfielder Glenallen Hill Jr., who has transferred from Archbishop Mitty to Santa Cruz High, follows through on one of his two home runs in the 2015 Pony 14 Super Region championship at Rosita Park in Los Altos. (Ken Shaw —... Read more
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Spalding Today
UPDATE, MONDAY 3.50PM: Benefit cheats warning after Holbeach mum jailedfollowed this case over the last two years will find it hard to believe she can
UPDATE, MONDAY 3.50PM: Benefit cheats warning after Holbeach mum jailed
Spalding Today / Posted 2 days ago
followed this case over the last two years will find it hard to believe she can even lie straight in bed. “She is a Walter Mitty, but she hasn’t always been. She was a nurse. “Her personality seems to have totally changed since she had a... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 22comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as
August 22
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as "Bridesmaids" and "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" (pictured), is born in Canandaigua, New York. 1970: Chef, TV personality and author Giada De Laurentiis, host of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 22comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as
August 22
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as "Bridesmaids" and "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" (pictured), is born in Canandaigua, New York. 1970: Chef, TV personality and author Giada De Laurentiis, host of the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 22comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as
August 22
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as "Bridesmaids" and "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" (pictured), is born in Canandaigua, New York. 1970: Chef, TV personality and author Giada De Laurentiis, host of the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 22comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as
August 22
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
comedian Kristen Wiig, best known for "Saturday Night Live" and movies such as "Bridesmaids" and "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" (pictured), is born in Canandaigua, New York. 1970: Chef, TV personality and author Giada De Laurentiis, host of the... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Two locals to be honored by Giants Hall of Famer McCoveyMatch Play Championship title at Spyglass Hill Golf Course. The final was sche
Two locals to be honored by Giants Hall of Famer McCovey
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Match Play Championship title at Spyglass Hill Golf Course. The final was scheduled for 36 holes. Ban is an Archbishop Mitty alum entering his junior season at UNLV. Lai is a Bellarmine College Prep alum entering his freshman season at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Orleans awarded 2017 NBA Allswept up in legislative efforts to pass laws similar to that in North Carolina.
New Orleans awarded 2017 NBA All
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
swept up in legislative efforts to pass laws similar to that in North Carolina. •In a battle between San Jose golfers, Mitty High alum Shintaro Ban defeated Bellarmine Prep senior Eddie Lai 10 and 9 in the 36-hole final of the Northern... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
South Bay Considers Mandatory Neighborhood Parking Permitsneighborhoods will be up for debate. According to organizers, state leaders wi
South Bay Considers Mandatory Neighborhood Parking Permits
NBC Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
neighborhoods will be up for debate. According to organizers, state leaders will host a group of transportation experts at Mitty High School starting at 9 a.m. to discuss the rapid uptick in congestion in bustling neighborhoods, including Berryessa... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto seeks a quick return to football glory daysteam: bringing back the glory. What that 2010 team accomplished was truly incr
Palo Alto seeks a quick return to football glory days
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
team: bringing back the glory. What that 2010 team accomplished was truly incredible. The Vikings went 14-0, knocked off Mitty, Bellarmine and Valley Christian in the Central Coast Section playoffs and then beat a heavily favored Centennial of... Read more
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Spalding Today
Holbeach woman used identities of her dead babies to claim benefitsfollowed this case over the last two years will find it hard to believe she can
Holbeach woman used identities of her dead babies to claim benefits
Spalding Today / Posted 5 days ago
followed this case over the last two years will find it hard to believe she can even lie straight in bed. “She is a Walter Mitty, but she hasn’t always been. She was a nurse. “Her personality seems to have totally changed since she had a... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
County football teams set for 2016 SCCAL JamboreePrep alum entering his freshman season at UCLA, eliminated Greg Gildea of E-Clu
County football teams set for 2016 SCCAL Jamboree
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Prep alum entering his freshman season at UCLA, eliminated Greg Gildea of E-Club Fresno 4 and 2 while Ban, an Archbishop Mitty alum entering his junior season at UNLV, ousted Viraat Badhwar of E-Club South Bay 2 and 1. Pro baseball McGehee gets... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
'I'm a Big Girl': Kerri Walsh JenningsBay Area, especially the South Bay and the Peninsula, where she received her ed
'I'm a Big Girl': Kerri Walsh Jennings
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
Bay Area, especially the South Bay and the Peninsula, where she received her education. “I’ve live in Socal for 15 years now but I am a NorCal girl through and through. From (Archbishop) Mitty (in San Jose) to Stanford, my roots are deep and stro... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose neighborhood parking at issue in Saturday public meetingand, nobody -- I mean nobody -- seems to give a rip. A Here is what you can do
San Jose neighborhood parking at issue in Saturday public meeting
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
and, nobody -- I mean nobody -- seems to give a rip. A Here is what you can do. Attend a forum Saturday at Archbishop Mitty High School sponsored by San Jose Councilman Chappie Jones and state Sen. Jim Beall to discuss traffic. Panelists will... Read more
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The Mercury News
Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross bring home bronzeWalsh Jennings, 38, went to a special place that has turned her into a legendar
Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross bring home bronze
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Walsh Jennings, 38, went to a special place that has turned her into a legendary figure on the sand. The former Archbishop Mitty and Stanford star reversed a stream of faulty play to hit and block her team's way to a riveting 17-21, 21-17, 15-9... Read more
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The Age
Liam Pieper: I was haunted by the Holocaust and now it's the subject of my noveldescendants, specifically his morally bankrupt grandson, Adam, who runs the fam
Liam Pieper: I was haunted by the Holocaust and now it's the subject of my novel
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
descendants, specifically his morally bankrupt grandson, Adam, who runs the family toy business. The successful company, Mitty and Sarah, harks back through the generations to Russia, from where Arkady hails from a family of toymakers. The... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Olympics Commentary: A beach volleyball dynasty comes to an endWalsh Jennings, the one-woman beach volleyball dynasty, finally lost an Olympic
Olympics Commentary: A beach volleyball dynasty comes to an end
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Walsh Jennings, the one-woman beach volleyball dynasty, finally lost an Olympic match. Ever since her days at Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose and Stanford, Walsh Jennings has been the standard of volleyball excellence. But after 26... Read more
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The Mercury News
A beach volleyball dynasty comes to an endWalsh Jennings, the one-woman beach volleyball dynasty, finally lost an Olympic
A beach volleyball dynasty comes to an end
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Walsh Jennings, the one-woman beach volleyball dynasty, finally lost an Olympic match. Ever since her days at Archbishop Mitty High in San Jose and Stanford, Walsh Jennings has been the standard of volleyball excellence. But after 26 straight... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mark Purdy's Rio Games Guide: Oregon's Devon Allen tries to catch a medal in the 110 hurdlesThe match between the USA and Brazil tonight will be a real scene at Copacabana
Mark Purdy's Rio Games Guide: Oregon's Devon Allen tries to catch a medal in the 110 hurdles
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
The match between the USA and Brazil tonight will be a real scene at Copacabana Beach. Kerri Walsh Jennings (Archbishop Mitty High and Stanford) and teammate April Ross have looked very sharp. But they will need to raise their game even more... Read more
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Daily Record
Outraged veterans blast Walter Mitty Bloody Sunday bigotdied later. Former soldiers took to military websites to air their disgust aft
Outraged veterans blast Walter Mitty Bloody Sunday bigot
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
died later. Former soldiers took to military websites to air their disgust after the Record exposed Woods as a Walter Mitty fantasist who doctored a real Para’s picture to bolster his claims. Tony O’Toole wrote: “To say that the Para Regiment... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian High School Football Preview, Part IV: Aptos seniors put previous success behind them, look to win 6th straight league title, make CCS finals runplayoff teams. They travel to Salinas High (8/25) first and then over the hill
Pajaronian High School Football Preview, Part IV: Aptos seniors put previous success behind them, look to win 6th straight league title, make CCS finals run
Register Pajaronian / Posted 8 days ago
playoff teams. They travel to Salinas High (8/25) first and then over the hill to Foothill College to play Archbishop Mitty (9/2) before hosting Capital Christian (9/9) and Palma High (9/16) the following two weeks. The Mariners make the trip... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian High School Football Preview, Part IV: Aptos seniors put previous success behind them, look to win 6th straight league title, make CCS finals runplayoff teams. They travel to Salinas High (8/25) first and then over the hill
Pajaronian High School Football Preview, Part IV: Aptos seniors put previous success behind them, look to win 6th straight league title, make CCS finals run
Register Pajaronian / Posted 8 days ago
playoff teams. They travel to Salinas High (8/25) first and then over the hill to Foothill College to play Archbishop Mitty (9/2) before hosting Capital Christian (9/9) and Palma High (9/16) the following two weeks. The Mariners make the trip... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bus driver who smeared Bloody Sunday priest faked photo to invent Army careerMore But the picture, taken during the Falklands conflict, hasn’t the remotest
Bus driver who smeared Bloody Sunday priest faked photo to invent Army career
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
More But the picture, taken during the Falklands conflict, hasn’t the remotest connection to Woods. The pathetic Walter Mitty has now been forced to come clean after the Record pieced together his web of lies and confronted him. When... Read more
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Daily Record
Bloody Sunday bigot who slurred memory of hero priest faked Army careermen. But the picture, taken during the Falklands conflict, hasn’t the remotest
Bloody Sunday bigot who slurred memory of hero priest faked Army career
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
men. But the picture, taken during the Falklands conflict, hasn’t the remotest connection to Woods. The pathetic Walter Mitty has now been forced to come clean after the Record pieced together his web of lies and confronted him. He admitted he... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
After Plan (D)emo, what is Plan (E)vent?government to dig in, lash out and “see and hear no evil”. For us, now is real
After Plan (D)emo, what is Plan (E)vent?
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
government to dig in, lash out and “see and hear no evil”. For us, now is reality check time. Let us exorcise the Walter Mitty in us and take the bull by the horns, because merely fantasising about the post-2018 era will not deliver us from... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Summer & life’s little pleasuresof age although your voice was still years from lowering. It was a time of fal
Summer & life’s little pleasures
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
of age although your voice was still years from lowering. It was a time of falling on your face. It was OK to have Walty Mitty moments just as it was OK to imagine yourself as Willie Mays when you picked up the bat, sliced the thick mid-day air... Read more
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Business Insider
The dark side of Silicon Valley, according to a teenager who grew up thereschools, athletics play a bigger role in the culture, but success is still expe
The dark side of Silicon Valley, according to a teenager who grew up there
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
schools, athletics play a bigger role in the culture, but success is still expected nonetheless (Bellarmine, Los Gatos, Mitty). Also, it's a given that the student body is not only talented, but also well accomplished in many different... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Olympian Polina Edmunds on How to Survive the Olympic Gamesalso rooting for beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh Jennings, her favorite Bay A
Olympian Polina Edmunds on How to Survive the Olympic Games
NBC Bay Area / Posted 14 days ago
also rooting for beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh Jennings, her favorite Bay Area athlete, who’s also from Archbishop Mitty High School, Edmund’s alma mater in San Jose. Qualifying for the Olympics is never easy, as Edmunds testifies. “It’s a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Local OlympiansChow, West Valley Gymnastics Club, gold medalist at the 1996 Games in Atlanta
Local Olympians
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Chow, West Valley Gymnastics Club, gold medalist at the 1996 Games in Atlanta Brandi Chastain, graduate of Archbishop Mitty High School; member of the gold medal-winning teams in 1996 in Atlanta and 2004 in Athens, and the silver medal team in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Los Gatos, Saratoga, Campbell, Cupertino, Sunnyvale, San Jose: Impressive effort by flagbearer--at '84 GamesWagner were teammates on the 2004 women's soccer team that won the gold medal i
Los Gatos, Saratoga, Campbell, Cupertino, Sunnyvale, San Jose: Impressive effort by flagbearer--at '84 Games
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Wagner were teammates on the 2004 women's soccer team that won the gold medal in Athens. Chastain, a product of Archbishop Mitty High School, was also on the 1996 team that struck gold in Atlanta and the 2000 team that won silver in Sydney, and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Kerri Walsh Jennings blocks China for 2-0 victoryYuan in Group C play Monday night in Olympic beach volleyball at Copacabana Bea
Kerri Walsh Jennings blocks China for 2-0 victory
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
Yuan in Group C play Monday night in Olympic beach volleyball at Copacabana Beach. Walsh Jennings, the former Archbishop Mitty and Stanford star, ended the 35-minute match with her fourth block. After a slow start the Americans routed the No. 17... Read more
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express
Ukip’s chairman Paul Oakden pretended to be a pilot on a dating websiteOffice that he [Oakden] was a political suicide bomber and I didn’t want him to
Ukip’s chairman Paul Oakden pretended to be a pilot on a dating website
express / Posted 18 days ago
Office that he [Oakden] was a political suicide bomber and I didn’t want him to detonate near me. “He was clearly a Walter Mitty character who in my view shouldn’t be allowed anywhere near politics.” In the run up to the 2015 general election,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The hot list 2016: The 16 best countries to visit for 2016country has played backdrop to TV shows and films such as Game of Thrones, Inte
The hot list 2016: The 16 best countries to visit for 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
country has played backdrop to TV shows and films such as Game of Thrones, Interstellar, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty​, and Prometheus. Those productions were surely enough to whet the appetite for what truly is one beautiful little... Read more
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Variety
Iceland’s Production Incentive Will Rise to 25%, Adding to Country’s Natural LuresAmerica: Civil War” (2016); “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (2015); “Interstella
Iceland’s Production Incentive Will Rise to 25%, Adding to Country’s Natural Lures
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
America: Civil War” (2016); “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (2015); “Interstellar” (2014); “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” (2013); “Thor: The Dark World” (2013); “Prometheus” (2012); and “Game of Thrones” (2011-Present). Information... Read more
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The Mercury News
Rio Olympics give Bay Area athletes chance to shineswimmers in history competing in the 200, 400 and 800 meters freestyle and 4X20
Rio Olympics give Bay Area athletes chance to shine
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
swimmers in history competing in the 200, 400 and 800 meters freestyle and 4X200 relay. Saratoga's Kerri Walsh, the former Mitty and Stanford standout entering her fifth Olympics in beach volleyball and striving to become only the second American... Read more
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The Border Mail
Liam Pieper: I was haunted by the Holocaust and now it's the subject of my noveldescendants, specifically his morally bankrupt grandson, Adam, who runs the fam
Liam Pieper: I was haunted by the Holocaust and now it's the subject of my novel
The Border Mail / Posted 20 days ago
descendants, specifically his morally bankrupt grandson, Adam, who runs the family toy business. The successful company, Mitty and Sarah, harks back through the generations to Russia, from where Arkady hails from a family of toymakers. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
Speed limit in front of Presentation High to be 15 mph this fallit safer for students. Last September, 14-year-old Loukas Angelo was fatally s
Speed limit in front of Presentation High to be 15 mph this fall
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
it safer for students. Last September, 14-year-old Loukas Angelo was fatally struck by a car in front of nearby Archbishop Mitty High School, where he was a freshman. The vehicle was driving at the posted 25 mph speed limit, but District 6... Read more
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Daily Mirror
My lover impressed me with tales of being a war hero but he was just a conmanlocation for their luxury wedding. But Maggie’s idyllic life crumbled when her
My lover impressed me with tales of being a war hero but he was just a conman
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
location for their luxury wedding. But Maggie’s idyllic life crumbled when her Romeo turned out to be a real-life Walter Mitty who lied about serving in the special forces – and funded their lavish lifestyle with her money. Stephen Medd, 60, is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police hunt 'Walter Mitty' fantasist who posed as Falklands War hero to con £16ka surprise for me an exotic destination for our wedding," she added. Read More
Police hunt 'Walter Mitty' fantasist who posed as Falklands War hero to con £16k
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
a surprise for me an exotic destination for our wedding," she added. Read More After the hearing she said: “He's a Walter Mitty, stealing to fund his fantasies of wealth. “He would have cleaned me out if I hadn't woken up to his clever... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Rio Olympics: Kerri Walsh Jennings dug deep for gold medal No. 4 attemptJennings, a former Scotts Valley resident, won three state volleyball titles an
Rio Olympics: Kerri Walsh Jennings dug deep for gold medal No. 4 attempt
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Jennings, a former Scotts Valley resident, won three state volleyball titles and another in basketball at Archbishop Mitty High in the early 1990s. Her Stanford teams won two national championships a few years later. Then there are the three... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area Olympians: Kerri Walsh Jennings dug deep for gold medal No. 4 attemptrebounding from shoulder surgery. Walsh Jennings won three state volleyball ti
Bay Area Olympians: Kerri Walsh Jennings dug deep for gold medal No. 4 attempt
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
rebounding from shoulder surgery. Walsh Jennings won three state volleyball titles and another in basketball at Archbishop Mitty High in the early 1990s. Her Stanford teams won two national championships a few years later. Then there are the three... Read more
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Columbia Star
Tripp Derrick Barnes exhibits at Columbia Metropolitan Airportheaded straight to New York City where he started working on films such as the
Tripp Derrick Barnes exhibits at Columbia Metropolitan Airport
Columbia Star / Posted 27 days ago
headed straight to New York City where he started working on films such as the Dark Knight and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Since Tripp’s big jump as a full time artist in 2013, he’s amassed over 32K Instagram followers. He has had numerous... Read more
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The Mercury News
Brandi Chastain announces her son has Crohn's diseaseand immune system issues. The project is Chastain's latest involving the medic
Brandi Chastain announces her son has Crohn's disease
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
and immune system issues. The project is Chastain's latest involving the medical community. In March, the Archbishop Mitty High graduate announced that she would donate her brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation to be studied by Boston... Read more
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The Mercury News
Brandi Chastain announces her son has Crohn's diseaseGame Plan at ibdgameplan.com. The project is Chastain's latest involving the m
Brandi Chastain announces her son has Crohn's disease
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
Game Plan at ibdgameplan.com. The project is Chastain's latest involving the medical community. In March, the Archbishop Mitty High graduate announced that she would donate her brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation to be studied by Boston... Read more
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The Columbian
Go, Ideas for your weekend: Camas Days, music and movies in the parkRoad, Vancouver, at 7 p.m. July 22 for a screening of “Tomorrowland,” rated PG.
Go, Ideas for your weekend: Camas Days, music and movies in the park
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
Road, Vancouver, at 7 p.m. July 22 for a screening of “Tomorrowland,” rated PG. Or check out “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,” rated PG, with activities starting at 7 p.m. July 22 at Columbia Tech Center Park, 17701 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd.,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The Donald assesses the Brexit deal. Sad!to seal separate trade deals with Britain, and that the whole thing would be do
The Donald assesses the Brexit deal. Sad!
Namibia Economist / Posted 1 months ago
to seal separate trade deals with Britain, and that the whole thing would be done and dusted by the end of 2018. Walter Mitty would have a better grasp of the challenges ahead. Fortunately, there is someone Mr Davis can turn to for advice—a man... Read more
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walesonline
Harry Potter lawyer Alan Blacker has been misleading people for yearsto the public about him, his firm and how it was regulated must be “appropriate
Harry Potter lawyer Alan Blacker has been misleading people for years
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
to the public about him, his firm and how it was regulated must be “appropriate.”After we exposed him as 'a Walter Mitty' his lies began to unravel The Law Society – the SRA is part of it – were ordered to release the documents by FOI... Read more

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