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MLive.com
Wednesdays in the Mitten: Father and son strengthen bond through photographythe state's natural beauty. From the majestic waterways of the Tahquamenon Fal
Wednesdays in the Mitten: Father and son strengthen bond through photography
MLive.com / Posted 3 hours ago
the state's natural beauty. From the majestic waterways of the Tahquamenon Falls and silent calm of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore to the towering trees of Hartwick Pines State Park and the frozen mystery of Isle Royale, the Reeds... Read more
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Crosscut
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage AwardsChang — Traffic Engineer for the city of Seattle Donnie Chin (posthumous) — Di
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage Awards
Crosscut / Posted 6 hours ago
Chang — Traffic Engineer for the city of Seattle Donnie Chin (posthumous) — Director and founder of the International District Emergency Center, shot in his car in the early morning hours on July 23 Rep. Judy Clibborn and Sen. Curtis... Read more
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Columbia Star
Eventsfor entry registrations for the 2015 Competitive Exhibits, including Fine Art,
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 13 hours ago
for entry registrations for the 2015 Competitive Exhibits, including Fine Art, Student Art, Agriculture, Flowers, Home & Craft Department. Competitive Livestock Exhibits include Cattle, Dairy goat, Sheep, Smallstock, Swine, and Youth horse. All... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
New Orleans' switch to charter schools after Katrina: a 'takeover' or a success?– many of them black and unionized – eliminating invaluable knowledge of and so
New Orleans' switch to charter schools after Katrina: a 'takeover' or a success?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 22 hours ago
– many of them black and unionized – eliminating invaluable knowledge of and social ties to the local community. Backed by national nonprofits, data-driven charter operators replaced them with teachers who were often young, white outsiders. Schools... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NIHOTOUR - Moulding Students for Nigeria's Tourism, Hospitalityin courses including Tourism and Hospitality management, Hospitality & Catering
NIHOTOUR - Moulding Students for Nigeria's Tourism, Hospitality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
in courses including Tourism and Hospitality management, Hospitality & Catering Services, Travel & Tourism, Catering Craft and Cookery & Pastry Practice, among others. In his convocation lecture, Professor Prince Ayibaye Efere examined the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarand Sale," through Saturday. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
and Sale," through Saturday. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. (870) 403-8216. ARKANSAS CRAFT SCHOOL 110 E. Main St., Mountain View. Assortment of craft and visual arts workshops through Monday. Visit... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Visionary Arkansans 2015who took this week's cover shot) and a part-time food scientist, who helps Laws
Visionary Arkansans 2015
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
who took this week's cover shot) and a part-time food scientist, who helps Lawson hone her processes, Pink House has a national following, with orders coming regularly from New York, L.A. and Seattle, as well as regionally from Oklahoma,... Read more
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News Mail
Childers' Paragon Theatre picks up an awardCHILDERS' Paragon Theatre was recognised at the National Trust Queensland Herit
Childers' Paragon Theatre picks up an award
News Mail / Posted yesterday
CHILDERS' Paragon Theatre was recognised at the National Trust Queensland Heritage Awards for its dedication to preserving the region's history. Bundaberg Regional Council planning and development spokeman Ross Sommerfeld said it was pleasing to see... Read more
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Business Wire
AFFI Implores Congress to Reject New Food Taxesfor America’s food and beverage makers,” said AFFI President and CEO Kraig R. N
AFFI Implores Congress to Reject New Food Taxes
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
for America’s food and beverage makers,” said AFFI President and CEO Kraig R. Naasz. “As the administration begins to craft the fiscal year 2017 budget, we stand ready to work with federal agencies and Congress to ensure sufficient federal... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tributes paid to 'Ambleside lad' George Middleton, 84WARM tributes have been paid to 'Ambleside lad' George Middleton, who has died
Tributes paid to 'Ambleside lad' George Middleton, 84
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
WARM tributes have been paid to 'Ambleside lad' George Middleton, who has died aged 84. A Lakes parish councillor for many years, he was devoted to the village where he was born on Christmas Eve 1930. His passionate support of Ambleside's... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Providence Bay Fair is a celebration of country life – Manitoulin ExpositorMayor Richard Stephens as he provided a welcome to fair visitors during the ope
Providence Bay Fair is a celebration of country life – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
Mayor Richard Stephens as he provided a welcome to fair visitors during the opening ceremonies on behalf of himself and his council. “I feel like I have been here for all 132 fairs,” he chuckled, noting the fair is a bittersweet harbinger of the end... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Aug. 25 Update: Upcoming meetings and eventsHealing Rooms, 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, Restoration House, 2213 S.W. 10t
Aug. 25 Update: Upcoming meetings and events
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Healing Rooms, 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, Restoration House, 2213 S.W. 10th. Affiliated with the International Association of Healing Rooms. Information: 221-6589 or www.topekahealingroom.com. Toastmasters, 7 p.m. Wednesday,... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in northeastern and central York County from Aug. 27 to Sept. 3, 20158 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 19 at Lewisberry Borough Park, 308 Market St., Lewisberr
What's going on in northeastern and central York County from Aug. 27 to Sept. 3, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 19 at Lewisberry Borough Park, 308 Market St., Lewisberry. The fair will include a silent auction, craft and flea market vendors, chili cook-off and food vendors. There will also be entertainment. For details, call... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 25to make Kiwis safer at work, but this bill is discredited and in disarray, will
August 25
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
to make Kiwis safer at work, but this bill is discredited and in disarray, will he take up my offer to work jointly to craft meaningful legislation that the whole country can support? Rt Hon JOHN KEY : No, I do not think that that is required.... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley's Policy Advocacy Clinic aims to tackle issues concerning communitythe law and its actual practice through three projects. In each, students will
UC Berkeley's Policy Advocacy Clinic aims to tackle issues concerning community
The Daily Californian / Posted 3 days ago
the law and its actual practice through three projects. In each, students will peer through databases, analyze local and national trends, and learn to craft policy recommendations. The clinic, staffed by 14 students and two faculty members, was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
All For The Love Of Lake Horowhenua -The Phil Taueki StoryHorowhenua activist Philip Dean Taueki is back in court, this time because he i
All For The Love Of Lake Horowhenua -The Phil Taueki Story
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Horowhenua activist Philip Dean Taueki is back in court, this time because he is determined to stop the Horowhenua District Council endangering the lives of children playing on their own land.Lawyers funded by the district’s ratepayers are... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Turley Retail Property Market ReportTurley & Co since 1998 is a provider of high-quality property valuation and con
Turley Retail Property Market Report
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Turley & Co since 1998 is a provider of high-quality property valuation and consultancy services nationally. 2009-15 as non-agency principal property strategist TCL project led property disposals of plus $27M and acquisitions plus $84M for private... Read more
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Washington Post
In the nation’s capital, a new business to regulate: D.C.’s personal trainersmonth Such concerns do not appear to be dissuading D.C. regulators. Under a b
In the nation’s capital, a new business to regulate: D.C.’s personal trainers
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
month Such concerns do not appear to be dissuading D.C. regulators. Under a bill passed unanimously last year by the D.C. Council and signed into law by the mayor, the District’s Board of Physical Therapy was tasked with writing the new... Read more
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iol.co.za
State, business must join forces to lift economyfor this to be achieved, the levels of professionalism and discipline in the pu
State, business must join forces to lift economy
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
for this to be achieved, the levels of professionalism and discipline in the public service would have to improve. The National Development Plan (NDP) aims to create 11 million jobs by 2030. In an attempt to pursue the NDP’s ambitious goals,... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call homestudents to take the most difficult courses. This is the first year Apalachee
CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 5 days ago
students to take the most difficult courses. This is the first year Apalachee has been included on the list, ranking 2042 nationally among 2386 schools that made the list. The national average for number of Advanced Placement exams taken at a... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Memphis Daily Newsfrom home is becoming more widely accepted in the broader economy.Sales of Seni
Memphis Daily News
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
from home is becoming more widely accepted in the broader economy.Sales of Senior Living Facilities Up in 2015 Mirroring national trends that show an increase in interest by investors in senior living facilities, the number of nursing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MPA holds ferry mishap emergency preparedness exercisecarrying 13 crew. Passengers being rescued from the ferry in the emergency pre
MPA holds ferry mishap emergency preparedness exercise
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
carrying 13 crew. Passengers being rescued from the ferry in the emergency preparedness exercise. (Photo: MPA) Fifteen craft were dispatched to conduct search and rescue operations, MPA said. Delegates from the Regional Mass Rescue Operations... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Leadership gap hinders federal drought responsepositions. Four top water-related jobs at the Interior Department, the Environm
Leadership gap hinders federal drought response
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
positions. Four top water-related jobs at the Interior Department, the Environmental Protection Agency and the White House Council on Environmental Quality have remained vacant for months, at least in part because of resistance from Senate... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
FERRY EMERGENCY EXERCISE PUTS MULTI-AGENCIES TO TESTMPA’s Marine Safety Control Centre, which in turn activated the multi-agency Fe
FERRY EMERGENCY EXERCISE PUTS MULTI-AGENCIES TO TEST
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 7 days ago
MPA’s Marine Safety Control Centre, which in turn activated the multi-agency Ferry Mishap Contingency Plan. A total of 15 craft were dispatched to conduct search and rescue operations and evacuation of injured passengers. 5 MPA's Assistant Chief... Read more
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South Maryland News
Scriber remembered for longtime help with St. Mary’s fairevent. The Sept. 12 event — sponsored by the Leonardtown Arts & Entertainment
Scriber remembered for longtime help with St. Mary’s fair
South Maryland News / Posted 7 days ago
event. The Sept. 12 event — sponsored by the Leonardtown Arts & Entertainment District, The St. Mary’s County Arts Council, and St. Mary’s County Tourism — will give participants of all ages a chance to challenge themselves, learn new... Read more
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Columbia Star
Eventsfor entry registrations for the 2015 Competitive Exhibits, including Fine Art,
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 7 days ago
for entry registrations for the 2015 Competitive Exhibits, including Fine Art, Student Art, Agriculture, Flowers, Home & Craft Department. Competitive Livestock Exhibits include Cattle, Dairy goat, Sheep, Smallstock, Swine, and Youth horse. All... Read more
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The Border Mail
TIME OUT: May 23-29Arts Centre 28: Scaramouche with Distant Memory and Three Quarter Beat, Albion
TIME OUT: May 23-29
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Arts Centre 28: Scaramouche with Distant Memory and Three Quarter Beat, Albion Hotel, Albury 28: Roman Rudnytsky, international US concert pianist, The Cube Wodonga 29: Have A Giggle On Us comedy night: Doug Chappel, Brad Oakes and Johnny... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramBrightly colored woodwork, multigenerational photography and social commentary
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 8 days ago
Brightly colored woodwork, multigenerational photography and social commentary will be displayed by local, national and international artists during the 2015-16 season at the Mims Gallery in the Dunn Center. Everett Adelman, the gallery’s curator,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Leadership gap hinders federal drought planthough, seem like self-inflicted wounds. Consider: Somebody at the White House
Leadership gap hinders federal drought plan
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
though, seem like self-inflicted wounds. Consider: Somebody at the White House has to speak out. I haven’t heard any national strategy to assist California and the West with the drought. Dan Beard, former Bureau of Reclamation commissioner –... Read more
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Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot
Laguna Beach is putting an end to short-term, Airbnb-type rentalsShort-term rentals are no longer welcome in Laguna Beach's residential neighbor
Laguna Beach is putting an end to short-term, Airbnb-type rentals
Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot / Posted 8 days ago
Short-term rentals are no longer welcome in Laguna Beach's residential neighborhoods, the City Council decided Tuesday night. The council sided with residents who said the practice of renting out houses or apartments for 30 days or less was plaguing... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Leadership gap hinders federal drought responsethough, seem like self-inflicted wounds. Consider: Somebody at the White House
Leadership gap hinders federal drought response
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
though, seem like self-inflicted wounds. Consider: Somebody at the White House has to speak out. I haven’t heard any national strategy to assist California and the West with the drought. Dan Beard, former Bureau of Reclamation commissioner –... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
MPA COLLABORATES WITH INDUSTRY TO ENHANCE SAFETY AT SEAcruise safety as well as the legal and insurance aspects of shipping. Prof. Ric
MPA COLLABORATES WITH INDUSTRY TO ENHANCE SAFETY AT SEA
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 9 days ago
cruise safety as well as the legal and insurance aspects of shipping. Prof. Richard Lim, Chairman of the newly established National Maritime Safety at Sea Council will be delivering the keynote address at the forum. Since the launch of the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Residents voice concerns over new quarry proposalsomething to do this Saturday? Don't miss the 2015 Dog Expo which will be held
Residents voice concerns over new quarry proposal
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
something to do this Saturday? Don't miss the 2015 Dog Expo which will be held at the Bathurst City Library forecourt. Nationally renowned dog behaviourist Dr Joanne Righetti will conduct demonstrations on various dog handling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Premier Helen Zille On Intergovernmental Dispute Over the Management of Fishing HarboursToday we inform you that an intergovernmental dispute with National Government,
Premier Helen Zille On Intergovernmental Dispute Over the Management of Fishing Harbours
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Today we inform you that an intergovernmental dispute with National Government, over the management of the 12 fishing harbours in the Western Cape, is being initiated by the provincial government. While the dispute is being actioned, we are... Read more
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Slate
Inside the Small, Pro-Israel Think Tank Leading the Attack on Obama’s Iran Dealwith helping design the sanctions regime that was put in place in 2010 and with
Inside the Small, Pro-Israel Think Tank Leading the Attack on Obama’s Iran Deal
Slate / Posted 10 days ago
with helping design the sanctions regime that was put in place in 2010 and with helping Sens. Mark Kirk and Robert Menendez craft a bill that they introduced in December 2013 that would have set conditions on a final agreement that Iran would have... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking back at Isle of Wight history, August 14years ago: Aspiring vet Ellie Tappenden was answering the call of the wild and
Looking back at Isle of Wight history, August 14
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 10 days ago
years ago: Aspiring vet Ellie Tappenden was answering the call of the wild and jetting off after winning a competition in a national newspaper. Ellie, 13, of Fellows Road, Cowes, won an art competition sponsored by computer games giant Nintendo in... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Community calendar (Aug. 18)local diva Megan McQueen will give a taste of what is in store for ticket holde
Community calendar (Aug. 18)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
local diva Megan McQueen will give a taste of what is in store for ticket holders. Every Other Tuesday is a Doña Ana Arts Council program that showcases local and traveling performers. Free. Info: 575-523-6403 or riograndetheatre.com. Dona Ana... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Column: Hall’s Class of 2015 evokes fond memoriesremembers his top-ranked teams at Bridgeport Central High School? As a student
Column: Hall’s Class of 2015 evokes fond memories
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
remembers his top-ranked teams at Bridgeport Central High School? As a student reporter just learning the sports writing craft, Penders was an intimidating figure. We were in the media capital of the world and he was one of the most quotable... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Meet Philly's Geek of the Yearwho are fiercely passionate about the literary world, and discuss books they lo
Meet Philly's Geek of the Year
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 10 days ago
who are fiercely passionate about the literary world, and discuss books they love and hate, as well as talking about the craft of writing, They’ve also taken their podcast into the wild, hosting events at places like Tattooed Mom, The Spiral... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
NATIONAL MARITIME SAFETY AT SEA COUNCIL DRIVES NATIONAL EFFORTS FOR MARITIME SAFETY2015 | For immediate release The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA
NATIONAL MARITIME SAFETY AT SEA COUNCIL DRIVES NATIONAL EFFORTS FOR MARITIME SAFETY
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 11 days ago
2015 | For immediate release The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) announced today the establishment of a National Maritime Safety at Sea Council (NMSSC), to spearhead the drive for maritime safety on a national level, and to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of eventsthe Classic City‚Äôs oldest home, the world’s only double barrel canon, the his
Weekly calendar of events
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
the Classic City‚Äôs oldest home, the world’s only double barrel canon, the historic downtown district, Athens‚Äô only National Landmark property, The Taylor Grady House and sites on University of Georgia‚Äôs campus. Reservations are encouraged... Read more
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Kiama Independent
MEGA GALLERY: The week in picturesalong Larmer Street through a school zone before crashing into the tree. Pictur
MEGA GALLERY: The week in pictures
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
along Larmer Street through a school zone before crashing into the tree. Picture: Supplied Cliff Morris is hard at work crafting wooden wares at the Craft Alive expo in Wagga, NSW on Friday. Picture: Addison Hamilton Wollongong paramedic Mark... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Towns for Sunday, Aug. 16wants to learn, like how to send email with friends and family, and also to do
Around the Towns for Sunday, Aug. 16
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
wants to learn, like how to send email with friends and family, and also to do fun things like browse and print recipes or craft ideas from Pinterest.com. Sessions are held at 2:30 and 3 p.m. on Wednesdays and 1:30 and 2 p.m. on Thursdays. To... Read more
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Manchester City FC
Apprentices place final seats in Etihad's new standfor City in the Community’s powerchair football programme, the group of apprent
Apprentices place final seats in Etihad's new stand
Manchester City FC / Posted 13 days ago
for City in the Community’s powerchair football programme, the group of apprentices and trainees who’ve been learning their craft on the Etihad Stadium’s expansion project were on hand for the iconic moment to instruct the developing players on the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Mark Your Calendar: Loveland-area events for Saturday through MondayPlace, 315 E. Fourth St., Loveland. Food, music and items for sale including je
Mark Your Calendar: Loveland-area events for Saturday through Monday
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Place, 315 E. Fourth St., Loveland. Food, music and items for sale including jewelry, children's books, artisan and craft items, home accessories and more. Tours of the historic opera house available. Free admission. Call 667-4584. Code &... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Why Hout Bay fishermen die trying to make a livinginto his phone and made another call. “Here, they’re coming now,” he said. The
Why Hout Bay fishermen die trying to make a living
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
into his phone and made another call. “Here, they’re coming now,” he said. The men gathered around him as a red and white National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) boat drew into the bay. A smaller rubber duck followed closely behind, bouncing in the... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESstudents who complete the course are eligible to sit for the personal training
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 14 days ago
students who complete the course are eligible to sit for the personal training certification examination through the National Council on Strength and Fitness (www.ncsf.org). The cost of the exam is $299 and is not included in the course... Read more
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Herald Sun
Australia must join military action to destroy IS in Syria, Dan Tehan sayssecurity. I’ve heard this first-hand in the UK, France and the US. In Iraq, o
Australia must join military action to destroy IS in Syria, Dan Tehan says
Herald Sun / Posted 14 days ago
security. I’ve heard this first-hand in the UK, France and the US. In Iraq, our armed forces are working with our international partners to help the Iraqis free themselves. But why do we continue to ignore the suffering of innocent... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the August 13, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian, covering Guernsey and Noble counties and parts of Muskingum, Belmont and Tuscarawas countiesrate The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has approved, with modification,
Five for Thursday: Five stories to look for in the August 13, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian, covering Guernsey and Noble counties and parts of Muskingum, Belmont and Tuscarawas counties
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 15 days ago
rate The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has approved, with modification, the request of Island Aseptics for a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit, Byesville Village Administrator Brennan Dudley said. In a report to... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESStudents will be able to pick up their schedules, find their lockers and classr
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 15 days ago
Students will be able to pick up their schedules, find their lockers and classrooms, along with meeting their teachers. 'National Senior Citizens Day' to be marked SALEM - "National Senior Citizens Day" will be celebrated at a Senior Women's... Read more
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