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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Chinese learn Wright assembly from local craftsmenof the Wright Brothers trademark -- announced the sale of a pair of complete se
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 16 minutes ago
of the Wright Brothers trademark -- announced the sale of a pair of complete sets of Wright replica aircraft to planned museums in China for nearly $1 million. Disassembled pieces and components of the aircraft were first sent to China in late... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Follow the sun at these solar eclipse viewing eventsa new moon occurs every 29 1/2 days, he added, "You might think that we should
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 32 minutes ago
a new moon occurs every 29 1/2 days, he added, "You might think that we should have a solar eclipse about once a month. Unfortunately, this doesn't happen because the moon's orbit around the earth is tilted 5 degrees. As a result, the... Read more
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Evening Standard
London’s best Summer fish dishesthe fish of the day. Isle of Gigha Halibut at Chop House Visit one of Chop Ho
Evening Standard / Posted 2 hours ago
the fish of the day. Isle of Gigha Halibut at Chop House Visit one of Chop House’s restaurants before the end of the month to try the grilled halibut from the Isle of Gigha, off Scotland’s Kintyre coast. It’s served with tartare... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Chinese learn Wright assembly from local craftsmenAeroplane Co. in West Milton, recently returned from China, where he and his cr
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
Aeroplane Co. in West Milton, recently returned from China, where he and his crew taught the creators of a planned Chinese museum on aviation history how to assemble a Wright Flyer replica. THOMAS GNAU/STAFF A small town Miami Valley business is... Read more
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Canberra Times
Footy royalty: King Richard's three Brownlows to go under the hammerwere once stored in the bathroom in the family house, but an iconic part of foo
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
were once stored in the bathroom in the family house, but an iconic part of footy history will go under the hammer next month, when AFL legend Dick Reynolds' three Brownlow medals are auctioned off. One of the greats of the game, Reynolds won... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
The Very Best-ish of Santa Fetextile expert who recently lectured about Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe in conjunctio
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 7 hours ago
textile expert who recently lectured about Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe in conjunction with the Mirror, Mirror exhibit at the Museum of Spanish Colonial Arts. This (along with spending part of her upbringing in Oaxaca “looking at antiques and tracking... Read more
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The Age
Footy royalty: King Richard's three Brownlow medals to go under the hammerwere once stored in the bathroom in the family house, but an iconic part of foo
The Age / Posted 7 hours ago
were once stored in the bathroom in the family house, but an iconic part of footy history will go under the hammer next month, when AFL legend Dick Reynolds' three Brownlow medals are auctioned off. One of the greats of the game, Reynolds won... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Footy royalty: King Richard's three Brownlow medals to go under the hammerwere once stored in the bathroom in the family house, but an iconic part of foo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
were once stored in the bathroom in the family house, but an iconic part of footy history will go under the hammer next month, when AFL legend Dick Reynolds' three Brownlow medals are auctioned off. One of the greats of the game, Reynolds won... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
South Korea: Fairy tales overcome nightmares at militarised border townclothing shops are decorated like a children’s playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, ki
Asian Correspondent / Posted 10 hours ago
clothing shops are decorated like a children’s playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, kids carved wood to make Pinocchio dolls at a museum, while adults tasted wine made of meoru, a Korean wild grape, at a farm. Paju, indeed, shows little signs of the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Cirkus Smirkusembed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } WEDN
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 13 hours ago
embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } WEDNESDAY Circus Smirkus, "Midnight at the Museum," 2 and 7 p.m. today and 11 a.m. Thursday, Marshfield Fair Grounds. Acrobats, clowns and jugglers. Tickets are $18 to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fairy tales overcome nightmares at South Korea’s militarised border townclothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, ki
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
clothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, kids carved wood to make Pinocchio dolls at a museum, while adults tasted wine made of meoru, a Korean wild grape, at a farm. Paju, indeed, shows little signs of the... Read more
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The Star
Fairy tales overcome nightmares at South Korea’s militarised border townclothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, ki
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
clothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, kids carved wood to make Pinocchio dolls at a museum, while adults tasted wine made of meoru, a Korean wild grape, at a farm. Paju, indeed, shows little signs of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Berkshire Museum draws fire for plan to sell artwork, including two Norman RockwellsThe Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield is drawing fire after it announced this mont
Boston Globe / Posted 15 hours ago
The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield is drawing fire after it announced this month that it plans to sell 40 artworks — including two by American master Norman Rockwell — to help fund a $60 million reinvention plan, bolstering its endowment and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Fairy tales overcome nightmares at South Korea’s militarised border townclothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, ki
Swissinfo / Posted 16 hours ago
clothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, kids carved wood to make Pinocchio dolls at a museum, while adults tasted wine made of meoru, a Korean wild grape, at a farm. Paju, indeed, shows little signs of the... Read more
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Reuters
Fairy tales overcome nightmares at South Korea’s militarized border townclothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, ki
Reuters / Posted 16 hours ago
clothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, kids carved wood to make Pinocchio dolls at a museum, while adults tasted wine made of meoru, a Korean wild grape, at a farm. Paju, indeed, shows little signs of the... Read more
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dna
FEATURE-Fairy tales overcome nightmares at S.Korea's militarised border townclothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, ki
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
clothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, kids carved wood to make Pinocchio dolls at a museum, while adults tasted wine made of meoru, a Korean wild grape, at a farm. Paju, indeed, shows little signs of the... Read more
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dna
Fairy tales overcome nightmares at South Korea's militarised border townclothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, ki
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
clothing shops are decorated like a children's playbook. Elsewhere in Paju, kids carved wood to make Pinocchio dolls at a museum, while adults tasted wine made of meoru, a Korean wild grape, at a farm. Paju, indeed, shows little signs of the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyFort Morgan Police Department has several community outreach activities planned
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Fort Morgan Police Department has several community outreach activities planned in the days leading up to its big National Night Out celebration on Aug. 1 at City Park. On Sunday, July 30, the FMPD will have a booth outside the north... Read more
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Daily Mail
Waymo teaches its self-driving cars to deal with emergency vehiclesfleet of 600 self-driving minivans a perfect fit for our early rider program.
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
fleet of 600 self-driving minivans a perfect fit for our early rider program. Google has donated some of the cars to museums. 'You’ll also find a couple Fireflies on display at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA and the Design... Read more
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Sun Star
NCCA: Marawi historical sites to be restoredTHE National Commission on Culture and Arts (NCCA) said plans to restore the hi
Sun Star / Posted 21 hours ago
THE National Commission on Culture and Arts (NCCA) said plans to restore the historical sites in Marawi City believed destroyed due to the war between government troops and Maute terrorist group are already being discussed. Republic Act number 10066... Read more
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Daily Mail
How one man's dream started a Star Wars fan legion of 10,000 stronghad no way of knowing it at the time, but that first foray into public Stormtro
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
had no way of knowing it at the time, but that first foray into public Stormtrooper appearances would spark an international organization of Star Wars fans, the 501st Legion, that now includes 10,000 members in more than 60 countries - and... Read more
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NBC News
People who pay for cleaning and taxis are happier than ones who don'tUniversity of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author o
NBC News / Posted yesterday
University of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author of a study in Monday's Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The right way is paying someone else to do the time-consuming drudge work that you don't like,... Read more
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walesonline
A scientist is aiming to come up with the face of Swanseacanvas, you’d be wrong. And he plans to uncover the archetypal male and female
walesonline / Posted yesterday
canvas, you’d be wrong. And he plans to uncover the archetypal male and female faces of Swansea in a special project next month. He has helped uncover some surprising findings about how our brains respond to healthy and unhealthy-looking faces,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Govan treasures in running to be recognised as one of Scotland’s most spectacular hidden gemsnorthern Britain. The Govan Stones Project recently confirmed that the Govan F
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
northern Britain. The Govan Stones Project recently confirmed that the Govan Ferry will continue to run from the Riverside Museum to Govan throughout August. The team hopes to see the free ferry service continue into September, although this will... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Good food for a good causeembed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } WEDN
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } WEDNESDAY Circus Smirkus, "Midnight at the Museum," 2 and 7 p.m. today and 11 a.m. Thursday, Marshfield Fair Grounds. Acrobats, clowns and jugglers. Tickets are $18 to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Butler County’s VOA museum gala to mark 75th anniversaryBoard members at the National VOA Museum of Broadcasting are calling for commun
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Board members at the National VOA Museum of Broadcasting are calling for community support of Celebrate the Voice of America Under the Stars, on Sept. 23. Pictured, front row, from left: Karl Ulrich; Patti Alderson; Melinda Zemper; and Joe Gruber,... Read more
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The Columbian
Yes, you can buy happiness – if you spend it to save timeUniversity of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author o
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
University of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author of a study in Monday’s Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The right way is paying someone else to do the time-consuming drudge work that you don’t like,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Yes, you can buy happiness — if you spend it to save timeUniversity of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author o
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
University of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author of a study in Monday’s Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The right way is paying... Read more
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Daily Mail
Houston Space Center launches Kickstarter to restore Mission controlof JSC. It relies on private contributions and ticket revenue to fund its oper
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
of JSC. It relies on private contributions and ticket revenue to fund its operations. However, the restoration of the National Historic Landmark will be coordinated by NASA Johnson Space Center. Its Mission Control — where NASA's flight... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Solar Eclipse Events in East TennesseeThe solar eclipse is only one month away and many east Tennessee communities ha
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted yesterday
The solar eclipse is only one month away and many east Tennessee communities have several events to celebrate the rare occasion. NASA has a map for the path of totality with all events in your viewing area. Mayor Tim Burchett is hosting an eclipse... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump White House could be the first in 168 years ago to have no petsrace, Barack Obama told his daughters: 'You have earned the new puppy that's co
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
race, Barack Obama told his daughters: 'You have earned the new puppy that's coming with us to the White House.' Several months later, Bo joined the family, a gift from the late Sen. Ted Kennedy. Bo quickly became a household name, appearing on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Yes, you can buy happiness...University of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author o
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
University of British Columbia psychology professor Elizabeth Dunn, co-author of a study in Monday's Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The right way is paying someone else to do the time-consuming drudge work that you don't like,... Read more
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Market Watch
5 of the best places to see the ‘Great American Eclipse’ on Aug. 21to cross the entire United States, from Washington to Florida, occurred in 1918
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
to cross the entire United States, from Washington to Florida, occurred in 1918, but it’ll happen again in less than a month. On Aug. 21, the “Great American Eclipse” — when the moon passes between the sun and Earth and either fully or... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen Letizia looks immaculate in redRadiant in red! Queen Letizia looks immaculate in a sophisticated dress as she
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Radiant in red! Queen Letizia looks immaculate in a sophisticated dress as she joins creatives at a museum in Malaga The mother-of-two was radiant in red as she joined creatives She inaugurated annual meeting with director of Cervantes... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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The News-Times
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Increase in vandalism at Mesa Verde National ParkVisitors to Mesa Verde National Park have been stealing prehistoric charcoal to
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Visitors to Mesa Verde National Park have been stealing prehistoric charcoal to graffiti the ancient site In a recent Facebook post, officials at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado said they had seen a recent increase in graffiti, vandalization... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Pasadena's art, gardens and history make a good LA side tripone showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 days ago
one showcasing the work of master Chinese craftsmen from Suzhou. Open daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. This private museum was founded in 1922 by the industrialist Norton Simon, who collected European masterpieces from the Renaissance to the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Frozen in Time: Swiss couple just one of many findings revealed by melting iceof glaciers are equivalent to the "sci-fi of cryo-preservation in nature," said
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
of glaciers are equivalent to the "sci-fi of cryo-preservation in nature," said Dr. Twila Moon, a research scientist at the National Snow and Ice Data Center. "The ice can be both this great tool of preservation, but it can also do funny things to... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Good food for a good causeCall the library at 781-961-0932 or go to www.turnerfreelibrary.org. WEDNESDAY
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
Call the library at 781-961-0932 or go to www.turnerfreelibrary.org. WEDNESDAY Circus Smirkus, "Midnight at the Museum," 2 and 7 p.m. today and 11 a.m. Thursday, Marshfield Fair Grounds. Acrobats, clowns and jugglers. Tickets are $18 to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Architectural splendourOnce the home of Marshal-Admiral Prince Paribatra Sukhumbhand of Nagor Svarga (
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Once the home of Marshal-Admiral Prince Paribatra Sukhumbhand of Nagor Svarga (1881-1944) and now the Bank of Thailand Museum, the handsome residence has become a new attraction that draws huge interest of cultural tourists, local and... Read more
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BBC News
Where Trump is seen as saviourtown centre are deserted. A short walk takes you past row upon row of empty sh
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
town centre are deserted. A short walk takes you past row upon row of empty shops with bare shelves, broken blinds, and months' worth of post piling up under the doors. There are dusty shop fronts, a florist with plastic funeral wreaths in the... Read more
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Boston Globe
USS Constitution returns to Boston Harbor Sunday nightSunday, as the USS Constitution — the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday, as the USS Constitution — the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world — returns to Boston Harbor after a 26-month restoration project. The Navy Yard will host a series of free, family-oriented activities from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Monkee around at Comic ConCall the library at 781-961-0932 or go to www.turnerfreelibrary.org. WEDNESDAY
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Call the library at 781-961-0932 or go to www.turnerfreelibrary.org. WEDNESDAY Circus Smirkus, "Midnight at the Museum," 2 and 7 p.m. today and 11 a.m. Thursday, Marshfield Fair Grounds. Acrobats, clowns and jugglers. Tickets are $18 to... Read more
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