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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countyat 970-842- 2666, email brush@brushchamber.org or visit www.brushchamber.org.
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
at 970-842- 2666, email brush@brushchamber.org or visit www.brushchamber.org. 'Earth from Space' exhibit ongoing at FM Museum A spectacular collection of large-scale images showing "Earth from Space" is on display in the Fort Morgan Museum's... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UC welcomes re-opening of Rutherford’s Denscientist stimulated by a tour of his historic medal collection.“We staged an e
UC welcomes re-opening of Rutherford’s Den
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 minutes ago
scientist stimulated by a tour of his historic medal collection.“We staged an exhibition of the 36 medals at the Canterbury Museum and I commissioned the curator Mark Stocker (UC School of Fine Arts) to write a book called Golden Atoms (Canterbury... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Get your motor runningNight at the Milton Art Center will begin at 7 p.m. The music performance event
Get your motor running
The Patriot Ledger / Posted an hour ago
Night at the Milton Art Center will begin at 7 p.m. The music performance event takes place on the first Thursday of each month at the center, 334 Edge Hill Road. For more information, go to miltonartcenter.org. The Spire Center for Performing... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Garden at Broderick Park honors historical society founder Lillion Batchelorwho used the park as their launch to freedom across the Niagara River and into
Garden at Broderick Park honors historical society founder Lillion Batchelor
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 hours ago
who used the park as their launch to freedom across the Niagara River and into Canada. Batchelor, who has helped bring national and international attention to the pocket park at the foot of West Ferry Street and its role in the Underground... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Museum redraws life of PH comicsGERRY Alanguilan is on a mission to save Philippine comics from oblivion. The m
Museum redraws life of PH comics
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
GERRY Alanguilan is on a mission to save Philippine comics from oblivion. The museum he established in San Pablo City in Laguna province aims to educate people about the rich history of “komiks,” through the works of local artists. ALL PHOTOS BY... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Almanac; clubs, meetingsNurse on site to answer your health questions. Hill House, 10 Riverside Ave. Fo
Almanac; clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 hours ago
Nurse on site to answer your health questions. Hill House, 10 Riverside Ave. For information, 203-863-4444. BRUCE MUSEUM DOCENT-LED TOURS: 12:30-1:30 p.m. every Friday. Tours last approximately one hour and are free with museum admission.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Looking for free kids activities? Check out these no-cost events in Septemberyour wallet. There are plenty of free kid events during September. For more ev
Looking for free kids activities? Check out these no-cost events in September
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 hours ago
your wallet. There are plenty of free kid events during September. For more events you can do with your kiddos each month, kids.azcentral.com has you covered, whether you need wallet-friendly options or you have some cash to spare. 9/2:... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New $2.4M garden at Broderick Park named after historical society founderwho used the park as their launch to freedom across the Niagara River and into
New $2.4M garden at Broderick Park named after historical society founder
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 hours ago
who used the park as their launch to freedom across the Niagara River and into Canada. Batchelor, who has helped bring national and international attention to the pocket park at the foot of West Ferry Street and its role in the Underground... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendar1-5 p.m. Music will be provided by the Heart Beats. Snacks will be available. T
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
1-5 p.m. Music will be provided by the Heart Beats. Snacks will be available. The center is located within the Heritage Air Museum, 402 3rd Street, K.I. Sawyer. Ninjitsu - class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette.... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Environment group welcomes Merton College decision to create wildflower meadow in Oxfordsaid the group was "delighted" by work Merton College has started at Music Mead
Environment group welcomes Merton College decision to create wildflower meadow in Oxford
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 12 hours ago
said the group was "delighted" by work Merton College has started at Music Meadow and the Great Meadow. The college this month announced it would actively manage the land, next to St Catherine's College, to improve wildlife habitats and its... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Environment group welcomes Merton College decision to create wildflower meadow in Oxfordsaid the group was "delighted" by work Merton College has started at Music Mead
Environment group welcomes Merton College decision to create wildflower meadow in Oxford
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
said the group was "delighted" by work Merton College has started at Music Meadow and the Great Meadow. The college this month announced it would actively manage the land, next to St Catherine's College, to improve wildlife habitats and its... Read more
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Philly.com
Susan Kraft, 55, park ranger and museum curatorSusan V. Kraft, 55, formerly of Coatesville, a retired park ranger and museum c
Susan Kraft, 55, park ranger and museum curator
Philly.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Susan V. Kraft, 55, formerly of Coatesville, a retired park ranger and museum curator for the National Park Service, died Tuesday, Aug. 16, of complications from a glioblastoma brain tumor at the Livingston HealthCare Hospital in Livingston,... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Cyclist calls for safer cycle routes in Ipswich after accident which left her with severe damage to her spineagain’. Jaki Vallance has said more needs to be done to make cycling in Ipswic
Cyclist calls for safer cycle routes in Ipswich after accident which left her with severe damage to her spine
Ipswich Star / Posted 15 hours ago
again’. Jaki Vallance has said more needs to be done to make cycling in Ipswich safer, after the accident earlier this month left her with a broken back in two places and unable to complete simple daily tasks. The long-term effect of her... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sydney University angers top end of town with plan to close art school at Callan Parkgalleries, meanwhile, signed an open letter on Wednesday calling on the NSW gov
Sydney University angers top end of town with plan to close art school at Callan Park
Canberra Times / Posted 19 hours ago
galleries, meanwhile, signed an open letter on Wednesday calling on the NSW government to halt merger talks between the National Art School and University of NSW, and preserve its site at the historic Darlinghurst jail. The open letter also... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Blues in MiltonNight at the Milton Art Center will begin at 7 p.m. The music performance event
Blues in Milton
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 21 hours ago
Night at the Milton Art Center will begin at 7 p.m. The music performance event takes place on the first Thursday of each month at the center, 334 Edge Hill Road. For more information, go to miltonartcenter.org. The Spire Center for Performing... Read more
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Rappler
What the gov’t still owes Martial Law victimsshould be in the form of monetary and non-monetary reparations. The same law pr
What the gov’t still owes Martial Law victims
Rappler / Posted 23 hours ago
should be in the form of monetary and non-monetary reparations. The same law provides for the creation of a library and a museum in honor of Martial Law victims. These will be funded by the P10-billion ill-gotten wealth of the Marcoses that the... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Badass Heroes in Philippine History(SPOT.ph) In 1931, National Heroes Day was celebrated during the last Sunday of
10 Badass Heroes in Philippine History
Spot.ph / Posted 23 hours ago
(SPOT.ph) In 1931, National Heroes Day was celebrated during the last Sunday of August, as enacted by a declaration by the Philippine Legislature. It was found, however, that Filipinos were already commemorating anonymous heroes during Bonifacio Day... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Everything Coming To Netflix, Stan, Presto And Foxtel This Septemberneither Stan, Presto nor the Australian Netflix library has anything near the r
Everything Coming To Netflix, Stan, Presto And Foxtel This September
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 23 hours ago
neither Stan, Presto nor the Australian Netflix library has anything near the range of US streaming services, every month we get just a little more. Foxtel is also adding a number of hugely popular titles to their Anytime on-demand... Read more
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The Seattle Times
In era of Black Lives Matter, filmmakers focus on an infamous crimefor the civil rights movement. There were major commemorations on the 50th ann
In era of Black Lives Matter, filmmakers focus on an infamous crime
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
for the civil rights movement. There were major commemorations on the 50th anniversary of the tragedy, in 2005, and next month, when the National Museum of African American History and Culture opens in Washington, an exhibition on Till’s death is... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Top kids events for September in metro Phoenixseven days a week. Times vary. Details: Beginning Sept. 1; class times vary. 3
Top kids events for September in metro Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
seven days a week. Times vary. Details: Beginning Sept. 1; class times vary. 3110 E. Thunderbird Road, Phoenix. $109 per month; $30 for Ninja Zone uniform. 602-992-5790, arizonasunrays.com. Geek. Poser. Jock. Beauty Queen. Wannabe. These are the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
County Fare | Seven Hillary Clintons help celebrate a birthday at The MountCynthia Taylor recently spotted Hillary Clinton at The Mount in Lenox — in fact
County Fare | Seven Hillary Clintons help celebrate a birthday at The Mount
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
Cynthia Taylor recently spotted Hillary Clinton at The Mount in Lenox — in fact seven Hillary Clintons. Earlier this month, she went to Edith Wharton's historic home on a casual visit and arrived to find a group of Hillaries there to greet... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Almanac: clubs, meetingsand pregnant women. 900 King St., Rye Brook. For information/registration, 203-
Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
and pregnant women. 900 King St., Rye Brook. For information/registration, 203-863-4277 orwww.greenwichhospital.org. NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS (NAMI): 6:30-8 p.m. Third Thursday. Free weekly recovery support group for adults living... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
September concerts in Phoenix: Drake, Black Sabbath, 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Demi LovatoDrake brings his tour in support of "Views" to Phoenix in a month that also fea
September concerts in Phoenix: Drake, Black Sabbath, 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Demi Lovato
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
Drake brings his tour in support of "Views" to Phoenix in a month that also features Black Sabbath's farewell tour, 5 Seconds of Summer, Luke Bryan and Blink-182's first tour since parting ways with Tom DeLonge. Here's a look at those and other... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Area news in briefDepartment of Health Wadsworth Center earning a master of science in laboratory
Area news in brief
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
Department of Health Wadsworth Center earning a master of science in laboratory science degree. Rose spent the last eight months working on his capstone project, which involved research on the Rabensburg, West Nile and Zika viruses, a news release... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendar- 10:30- 10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhy
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
- 10:30- 10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info. Alcoholics... Read more
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Londonist
10 September Exhibitions You Won't Want To MissBiennale @ Somerset HouseDesign fans may feel a little neglected right now as t
10 September Exhibitions You Won't Want To Miss
Londonist / Posted yesterday
Biennale @ Somerset HouseDesign fans may feel a little neglected right now as they await the opening of the new Design Museum — so it's perfect timing for the inaugural London Design Biennale. 35 countries have been tasked with assigning... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Sail into the sunsetNight at the Milton Art Center will begin at 7 p.m. The music performance event
Sail into the sunset
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
Night at the Milton Art Center will begin at 7 p.m. The music performance event takes place on the first Thursday of each month at the center, 334 Edge Hill Road. For more information, go to miltonartcenter.org. The Spire Center for Performing... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Seen any a good books lately?Looking for something to do? 'Metamorphosis: The Art of Altered Books,' an art
Seen any a good books lately?
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
Looking for something to do? 'Metamorphosis: The Art of Altered Books,' an art exhibit at Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton is a display by mixed-media artists who have carved, gouged, folded and manipulated books into pieces of sculpture. Click on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fall in linepick up too: fall festivals, fall arts and crafts shows, and the main thing to
Fall in line
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
pick up too: fall festivals, fall arts and crafts shows, and the main thing to pick up -- more leaves. 1 Better Breakfast Month starts the morning with ice cream, chocolate cake and leftover pizza -- the breakfast of chomp-ions. GIDDY... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fiskthree years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tou
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fisk
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
three years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tour guide at the Frederick Douglass home, a National Historic Site in Washington, D.C. run by the National Park Service. She was hypnotized by a portrait — five feet... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fiskthree years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tou
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fisk
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
three years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tour guide at the Frederick Douglass home, a National Historic Site in Washington, D.C. run by the National Park Service. She was hypnotized by a portrait — five feet... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
22 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoombaof Murphys Creek. Staged on the well-known 'Fossil Downs' property, the rodeo
22 things to do in 7 days: Getting out in Toowoomba
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of Murphys Creek. Staged on the well-known 'Fossil Downs' property, the rodeo is now recognised as one of the best on the National Rodeo Association circuit. The catch cry of 'bulls, barrels and music' is an apt description for the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich fire officials urge preparedness for storm seasonlike Greenwich — the volunteers at the Greenwich Fire Department are reminding
Greenwich fire officials urge preparedness for storm season
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
like Greenwich — the volunteers at the Greenwich Fire Department are reminding residents to get prepared. September is National Preparedness Month, and public-safety experts are spreading the word “to get a kit, make a plan and be... Read more
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USA Today
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fiskthree years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tou
Famed painting of Frederick Douglass missing from Fisk
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
three years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tour guide at the Frederick Douglass home, a National Historic Site in Washington, D.C. run by the National Park Service. She was hypnotized by a portrait — five feet... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Portrait of Frederick Douglass is missing from Fisk Uthree years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tou
Portrait of Frederick Douglass is missing from Fisk U
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
three years. Her quest began in 2013 while working as a seasonal ranger and tour guide at the Frederick Douglass home, a National Historic Site in Washington, D.C., run by the National Park Service. She was hypnotized by a portrait — five feet... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Call for entries for NZ’s leading literary fellowshipfor the 2017 Grimshaw Sargeson Fellowship are now open.This will mark the 30th
Call for entries for NZ’s leading literary fellowship
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
for the 2017 Grimshaw Sargeson Fellowship are now open.This will mark the 30th year of the Fellowship, a national literary award offering published New Zealand writers, both here and overseas, the opportunity to focus on their... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Almanac: clubs, meetingsCOS COB LIBRARY BROWN BAG BOOK CLUB: Noon third Wednesday every month through M
Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
COS COB LIBRARY BROWN BAG BOOK CLUB: Noon third Wednesday every month through May, fourth Monday in Sept. Facilitator, Susan K. Boyar. Cos Cob Library, 5 Sinawoy Road. For information, 203-622-6883 or rcampb9356@aol.com. SOUND MEDITATION: noon to... Read more
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FOX News
Feds spend $50,400 for book on human relationships with old treesThe National Endowment for the Humanities is spending over $50,000 to publish a
Feds spend $50,400 for book on human relationships with old trees
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
The National Endowment for the Humanities is spending over $50,000 to publish a book about the relationships between humans and trees. The grant to Stony Brook University in New York was one of nearly 300 new projects approved by the agency this... Read more
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NBC News
BBB calls 10 big charities 'transparency dodgers'Research Center 3. Teach For America 4. NeighborWorks America 5. John F. Ken
BBB calls 10 big charities 'transparency dodgers'
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Research Center 3. Teach For America 4. NeighborWorks America 5. John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 6. National Fish and Wildlife Foundation 8. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 10. Local Initiatives Support... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Sail into the sunseton the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your o
Sail into the sunset
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. Adams National Historical Park in Quincy offers daily tours of the Adams birthplaces and the Old House. They last about two hours... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Seen any a good books lately?Looking for something to do? 'Metamorphosis: The Art of Altered Books,' an art
Seen any a good books lately?
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Looking for something to do? 'Metamorphosis: The Art of Altered Books,' an art exhibit at Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton is a display by mixed-media artists who have carved, gouged, folded and manipulated books into pieces of sculpture. Click on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Extremely low monarch numbers latest downturn in 20-year declineLast summer, 15. As the monarch starts its astonishing, near-3,000-mile winter
Extremely low monarch numbers latest downturn in 20-year decline
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Last summer, 15. As the monarch starts its astonishing, near-3,000-mile winter migration from Canada to Mexico this month, Peterson and other local butterfly observers are seeing a phenomenon that is playing out nationally: Monarch numbers... Read more
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The Local
Record numbers of Brits travel to south SwedenJune of this year, nearly 2.3 million people have stayed overnight in Sweden's
Record numbers of Brits travel to south Sweden
The Local / Posted 2 days ago
June of this year, nearly 2.3 million people have stayed overnight in Sweden's most southerly county. The number of international overnight visitors to Skåne rose 10.6 percent in the first six months of 2016 compared to the first half of 2015.... Read more
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The New Yorker
Reforming Ukraine After the Revolutionswent on a bender,” Leshchenko recalled recently. “He could have met a girl, gon
Reforming Ukraine After the Revolutions
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
went on a bender,” Leshchenko recalled recently. “He could have met a girl, gone to L’viv, or maybe Georgia.” Two months later, Gongadze’s body was found in a forest outside Kiev. He had been decapitated, his body doused in chemicals and... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Badass Heroes in Philippine History(SPOT.ph) In 1931, National Heroes Day was celebrated during the last Sunday of
10 Badass Heroes in Philippine History
Spot.ph / Posted 2 days ago
(SPOT.ph) In 1931, National Heroes Day was celebrated during the last Sunday of August, as enacted by a declaration by the Philippine Legislature. It was found, however, that Filipinos were already commemorating anonymous heroes during Bonifacio Day... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Sail into the sunsetSquare. Tickets: are $12 general admission and $7 for children, For more inform
Sail into the sunset
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Square. Tickets: are $12 general admission and $7 for children, For more information, email info@starcreations.org. Adams National Historical Park in Quincy offers daily tours of the Adams birthplaces and the Old House. They last about two hours... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Marine Forces Reserve, headquartered locally, celebrates centennialCity. Marine Forces Reserve (MFR) is celebrating 100 years of serving the coun
Marine Forces Reserve, headquartered locally, celebrates centennial
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
City. Marine Forces Reserve (MFR) is celebrating 100 years of serving the country. It began with a ceremony at the National World War II Museum Friday, complete with state and military dignitaries. The reserve force headquarters are in the... Read more
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Scotsman
Brian Ferguson: Culture events in historic buildings offer hopeon the Royal Mile. So frequent had visits to his Club Cumming nights become th
Brian Ferguson: Culture events in historic buildings offer hope
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
on the Royal Mile. So frequent had visits to his Club Cumming nights become that one member of staff at the Edinburgh International Festival had taken to calling me “Stagedoor Johnny”. When I found myself shaking hands in a corridor with guest star... Read more
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The News & Observer
The secret life of Mayberry’s Thelma Loutypecast.” Her role as the all-American, apple-pie-sweet girlfriend of a bumbl
The secret life of Mayberry’s Thelma Lou
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
typecast.” Her role as the all-American, apple-pie-sweet girlfriend of a bumbling deputy sheriff had been seared into the national consciousness by one of the biggest TV shows of the 1960s – “The Andy Griffith Show.” Not only did she never escape... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping Hand: Make our community strongerNJ 08361. For information, call (856) 696-1514 or (609) 381-1553. Newfield Ba
Helping Hand: Make our community stronger
Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
NJ 08361. For information, call (856) 696-1514 or (609) 381-1553. Newfield Bank collecting school supplies Newfield National Bank is collecting school supplies in all of its branches in Gloucester and Cumberland counties through Sept. 15.... Read more
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