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Mississauga News
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: PorterOSWIECIM, POLAND — During the Second World War, Building No. 5 of the Auschwitz
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: Porter
Mississauga News / Posted 23 minutes ago
OSWIECIM, POLAND — During the Second World War, Building No. 5 of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum was a prisoner barrack filled with slave labourers. Today, it is packed with “material evidence of crimes”: a room filled with shoes, piles of decaying... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: PorterOSWIECIM, POLAND — During the Second World War, Building No. 5 of the Auschwitz
Poland wrestles with its past — and present: Porter
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 35 minutes ago
OSWIECIM, POLAND — During the Second World War, Building No. 5 of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum was a prisoner barrack filled with slave labourers. Today, it is packed with “material evidence of crimes”: a room filled with shoes, piles of decaying... Read more
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Reuters
Obama says new black history museum tells story of AmericaU.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication of the Smithsonian’s N
Obama says new black history museum tells story of America
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, U.S., September 24, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the... Read more
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The Christian Post
African American History Museum Opens With Ringing of Freedom Bell From Historic First Baptist ChurchWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Saturday expressed hope that a new natio
African American History Museum Opens With Ringing of Freedom Bell From Historic First Baptist Church
The Christian Post / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Saturday expressed hope that a new national museum showcasing the triumphs and tragedies of the African American experience will help to bring people together as the nation reels from recent racial... Read more
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Arsenal FC
Supporters' Forum - September 10, 2016selection of say 100 season-ticket holders, (iii) occasional free vouchers for
Supporters' Forum - September 10, 2016
Arsenal FC / Posted 3 hours ago
selection of say 100 season-ticket holders, (iii) occasional free vouchers for the Club shop, (iv) free entry to the Club museum. IG said we had frozen general admission season ticket prices for 9 out of 12 seasons and we are very conscious of... Read more
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Market Watch
Presidents Obama, Bush open Smithsonian’s latest — the African-American History Museumfour generations of the Bonner family ring the bell of the First Baptist Church
Presidents Obama, Bush open Smithsonian’s latest — the African-American History Museum
Market Watch / Posted 3 hours ago
four generations of the Bonner family ring the bell of the First Baptist Church during the dedication of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture on September 24, 2016. Ruth Bonner, 99, at center, is the daughter of... Read more
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The Columbian
Obama: African-American museum may open eyesWASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of
Obama: African-American museum may open eyes
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian’s new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells “the story of all of us,” not just the... Read more
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Philly.com
The Smithsonian's new Museum of African American History and Culture is an emotional rollercoaster through timeWASHINGTON - Black lives matter indeed, and nowhere is there greater testament
The Smithsonian's new Museum of African American History and Culture is an emotional rollercoaster through time
Philly.com / Posted 9 hours ago
WASHINGTON - Black lives matter indeed, and nowhere is there greater testament to that than at the Smithsonian's new National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opens Saturday. I previewed it earlier this month, and from the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Relive the RevolutionKnights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Proceeds will benefit the charities s
Relive the Revolution
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 10 hours ago
Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Proceeds will benefit the charities supported by the club. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about arthold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbu
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 hours ago
hold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
A tour of Kurt Cobain's home town, 25 years after 'Nevermind'transformed the band from “grunge” outsiders to just about the biggest rock gro
A tour of Kurt Cobain's home town, 25 years after 'Nevermind'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
transformed the band from “grunge” outsiders to just about the biggest rock group in existence during that hot late-summer month). It was, and is, a fine three-and-a-half minutes of music, propelled by an insistent bassline, and lyrics which were... Read more
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NBC News
Breaking bones, breaking barriers: black stuntmen honored at new Smithsonianthe gig (not to mention, life or limb) or hold on for dear life. He chose the l
Breaking bones, breaking barriers: black stuntmen honored at new Smithsonian
NBC News / Posted 14 hours ago
the gig (not to mention, life or limb) or hold on for dear life. He chose the latter. "I had on a G-string, it was the month of February and the wind was blowing and that pole was shaking," remembers Elam, 69, with a chuckle. "I just held on... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarSocieties presents the new Canadian video documentary "From the Front to the We
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
Societies presents the new Canadian video documentary "From the Front to the West Coast" at 1 p.m. at the U.S. National Ski Hall of Fame. No charge. Open Gym - 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFifth Annual Golf for Abilis, a day of golf with a night of food, drinks and a
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 hours ago
Fifth Annual Golf for Abilis, a day of golf with a night of food, drinks and a silent auction, is set for Monday at Trump National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. Funds raised by the event will benefit Abilis’s art therapeutic and life... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Almanac: clubs, meetingsInformation Center. For information, 203-863-4444. BARIATRIC SUPPORT GROUP: 6:
Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 hours ago
Information Center. For information, 203-863-4444. BARIATRIC SUPPORT GROUP: 6:15-7:15 p.m. first and third Monday every month. Free, but preregistration required. Join to gain knowledge and support. Greenwich Hospital, Cos Cob Conference Room.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) — President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
The Seattle Times / Posted 18 hours ago
(AP) — President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian’s new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells “the story of all of us,” not... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countythis afternoon and evening, including a shopping and craft show, a painting cla
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 19 hours ago
this afternoon and evening, including a shopping and craft show, a painting class and a spaghetti supper fundraiser. The monthly Shopping Event and Craft Show will happen from 3 to 7 p.m., with many home-based businesses, craft-makers and other... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Datebook: Toba Khedoori's enigmatic drawings, games about capitalism, art about the California coastThrough Dec. 31. 901 E. 3rd St., downtown Los Angeles, hauserwirthschimmel.com.
Datebook: Toba Khedoori's enigmatic drawings, games about capitalism, art about the California coast
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Through Dec. 31. 901 E. 3rd St., downtown Los Angeles, hauserwirthschimmel.com. “MOLAA at Twenty: 1996-2016,” at the Museum of Latin American Art. The Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach is celebrating two decades in existence with a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New national African-American museum could help, hurt smaller institutionsWhen the new National Museum of African American History and Cultural opens Sat
New national African-American museum could help, hurt smaller institutions
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
When the new National Museum of African American History and Cultural opens Saturday on the National Mall, a century after it was first proposed, it will be greeted by an outpouring of joy. The gleaming bronze behemoth standing out amid a phalanx of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
WSMV Nashville / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
Obama: African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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KXXV Waco
African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the S
African-American museum tells 'story of all of us'
KXXV Waco / Posted 23 hours ago
(AP) - President Barack Obama on Friday celebrated the pending opening of the Smithsonian's new African-American museum and said the institution, decades in the making, is a powerful place because it tells "the story of all of us," not... Read more
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FOX News
African American Museum Tells 'Story Of All Of Us'WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama says the Smithsonian's new African American
African American Museum Tells 'Story Of All Of Us'
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama says the Smithsonian's new African American history museum is great because it does more than tell stories about famous black people. Speaking Friday at a White House reception to celebrate Saturday's official... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about arttimes. For more information, visit jonathanrizzofoundation.org. Guided walk of
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
times. For more information, visit jonathanrizzofoundation.org. Guided walk of World’s End in Hingham will be conducted by National Park Service rangers at 5 p.m. The walk is free, but registration is required. Send email to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFifth Annual Golf for Abilis, a day of golf with a night of food, drinks and a
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Fifth Annual Golf for Abilis, a day of golf with a night of food, drinks and a silent auction, is set for Sept. 26 at Trump National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. Funds raised by the event will benefit Abilis’s art therapeutic and life... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Almanac: clubs, meetingsbuilding, ground floor, Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Road. For information,
The Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
building, ground floor, Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Road. For information, 203-863-3690. BUSH-HOLLEY HOUSE TOURS & MUSEUM GALLERY: Noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. Docent-led tours at 1, 2, 3 p.m. $10 adults, $8 senior citizens and... Read more
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express
Iowa: Will Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton win in the swing state? Latest polls in IowaDonald Trump visits the John Wayne Birthplace Museum in Winterset, Iowa The US
Iowa: Will Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton win in the swing state? Latest polls in Iowa
express / Posted yesterday
Donald Trump visits the John Wayne Birthplace Museum in Winterset, Iowa The US presidential candidates are neck-and-neck in the national polls as they prepare to take part in a TV debate on Monday September 26. Mr Trump is hoping that the showdown... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
It's time for national museum for LatinosMaybe the third time will be the charm. Just in time for Hispanic Heritage Mont
It's time for national museum for Latinos
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
Maybe the third time will be the charm. Just in time for Hispanic Heritage Month, Rep. Xavier Becerra introduced legislation last week in Congress calling for the creation of a National Museum of the American Latino. The proposed new museum would be... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Things to do in Morgan Countyof the Rockies mobile pantry truck visit is Sept. 28 The Food Bank of the Rock
Things to do in Morgan County
Brush News-Tribune / Posted yesterday
of the Rockies mobile pantry truck visit is Sept. 28 The Food Bank of the Rockies mobile pantry truck will make its next monthly visit to Morgan County on Wednesday, Sept. 28. The pantry truck stops at the Morgan County Fairgrounds in Brush from... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The must-see cultural events of 2017such as Antony Gormley, who have been influenced by the master. 3 GRAND DESIGNS
The must-see cultural events of 2017
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
such as Antony Gormley, who have been influenced by the master. 3 GRAND DESIGNS A sesquicentenary is prompting New York's Museum of Modern Art to showcase the brilliance of 1867-born American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (whose spiralling... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The must-see cultural events of 2017such as Antony Gormley, who have been influenced by the master. 3 GRAND DESIGNS
The must-see cultural events of 2017
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
such as Antony Gormley, who have been influenced by the master. 3 GRAND DESIGNS A sesquicentenary is prompting New York's Museum of Modern Art to showcase the brilliance of 1867-born American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (whose spiralling... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Raul Castro's Official Welcome to Japan's Premier Shinzo Abetheir willingness to keep working to expand relations in areas such as trade an
Raul Castro's Official Welcome to Japan's Premier Shinzo Abe
Radio Angulo / Posted yesterday
their willingness to keep working to expand relations in areas such as trade and economy; they also discussed international issues. As part of Abe's official visit here, representatives of both nations signed a document making official an... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Video: Roseville State of the City Addressappreciate what our districts offer, including both a middle school and a high
Video: Roseville State of the City Address
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted yesterday
appreciate what our districts offer, including both a middle school and a high school that provide the prestigious International Baccalaureate curriculum. Our students are prepared to work in a global economy and culture. The common theme to... Read more
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The Border Mail
The must-see cultural events of 2017such as Antony Gormley, who have been influenced by the master. 3 GRAND DESIGNS
The must-see cultural events of 2017
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
such as Antony Gormley, who have been influenced by the master. 3 GRAND DESIGNS A sesquicentenary is prompting New York's Museum of Modern Art to showcase the brilliance of 1867-born American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (whose spiralling... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama Gameday: Complete Fan Guide to Crimson Tide's home game aginst Kent Statelast week's huge road win against Ole Miss, as fans are anxious to see more fro
Alabama Gameday: Complete Fan Guide to Crimson Tide's home game aginst Kent State
Al.com / Posted yesterday
last week's huge road win against Ole Miss, as fans are anxious to see more from this year's squad looking to add another national championship to the trophy room. Nick Saban's alma mater comes to town to play Alabama for the first time ever. Be... Read more
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USA Today
10 amazing free (or almost free) travel experiencesphenomenon, a free show for anyone to see," Cole says. austintexas.org Getty C
10 amazing free (or almost free) travel experiences
USA Today / Posted yesterday
phenomenon, a free show for anyone to see," Cole says. austintexas.org Getty Center Los Angeles The billion-dollar museum offers much more than art. “You’ve got amazing architecture and natural gardens that change along with the season, and... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Sexual Harassment Common in National Parks, Congress ToldSexual harassment, bullying and other misconduct are rampant among employees at
Sexual Harassment Common in National Parks, Congress Told
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
Sexual harassment, bullying and other misconduct are rampant among employees at national parks across the country, including at iconic sites such as Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon, a congressional committee was told Thursday. At... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Have a good laughtimes. For more information, visit jonathanrizzofoundation.org. Guided walk of
Have a good laugh
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
times. For more information, visit jonathanrizzofoundation.org. Guided walk of World’s End in Hingham will be conducted by National Park Service rangers at 5 p.m. The walk is free, but registration is required. Send email to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and eventsRay. The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts, Wilkes-Barre. 570-826-1100
TGIF: Your guide to area entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Ray. The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts, Wilkes-Barre. 570-826-1100 or kirbycenter.org. Hispanic Heritage Month Performance featuring Maestro Francesc de Paula Soler, Sept. 30, 7 p.m. Brennan Hall at University of Scranton. Free.... Read more
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This is West Country
Five great things about the Museum of Somerset as it celebrates fifth birthdayTHE contents of the Museum of Somerset might date back to thousands of years, b
Five great things about the Museum of Somerset as it celebrates fifth birthday
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
THE contents of the Museum of Somerset might date back to thousands of years, but the museum itself is fairly young in comparison. The Taunton-based museum will be celebrating its fifth birthday on September 29 after reopening in 2011 following a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Live the RevolutionKnights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Proceeds will benefit the charities s
Live the Revolution
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Proceeds will benefit the charities supported by the club. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Smithsonian museum also tells story of black cuisine14, 2016 file photo, Carla Hall, the Chew co-host and Top Chef alum, poses for
Smithsonian museum also tells story of black cuisine
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
14, 2016 file photo, Carla Hall, the Chew co-host and Top Chef alum, poses for a photo inside the North Star Cafe at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington. The museum, opening later this month, will be an... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Chinese premier visits Trudeauparties fear they could be subjected to human rights abuses and the death penal
Chinese premier visits Trudeau
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
parties fear they could be subjected to human rights abuses and the death penalty in China. The meeting comes barely one month after the two leaders held talks in Beijing. Trudeau last week tasked his national security adviser with mapping out... Read more
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Daily Herald
Indiana settlement takes its place in black history museumbarns and attics but are now on display as part of the inaugural exhibitions of
Indiana settlement takes its place in black history museum
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
barns and attics but are now on display as part of the inaugural exhibitions of the decades-in-the-making, $540 million museum in the heart of the nation's capital on the National Mall. The items are typical 19th century stuff: a horse-drawn... Read more
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