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San Antonio Express-News
Check out these recent paperbackstakes up the story of Ursula’s beloved younger brother Teddy — poet, pilot, hus
Check out these recent paperbacks
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
takes up the story of Ursula’s beloved younger brother Teddy — poet, pilot, husband, father, grandfather — as he survives World War II, only to face a confounding and uncertain future. “Transcendent,” said reviewer Moira Macdonald. Need a... Read more
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Daily Mail
First World War soldiers' love letters reveal couple's enduring bondFirst World War love letters reveal the passion and enduring devotion between s
First World War soldiers' love letters reveal couple's enduring bond
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
First World War love letters reveal the passion and enduring devotion between soldiers and their sweethearts more than 100 years after they were parted Love notes and letters have been preserved by families and in archives The postal service... Read more
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The New Yorker
Angels and Ages“Team of Rivals,” her book about Abraham Lincoln and his political competitors,
Angels and Ages
The New Yorker / Posted 10 hours ago
“Team of Rivals,” her book about Abraham Lincoln and his political competitors, and how, in the course of the Civil War, he turned them into a collegial Cabinet. It is a well-told, many-sided story, which attempts to give context to Lincoln... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichWonderland, a Valentine’s Day celebration of the 150th anniversary of Lewis Car
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 hours ago
Wonderland, a Valentine’s Day celebration of the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice in Wonderland.” There will be two sessions offered: the morning session is intended for children ages1 to 3. The afternoon session is intended for children... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versafloat carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Brid
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versa
Inside Bay Area / Posted 13 hours ago
float carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge -- rolled for a mile headed straight toward Saginaw's North Side. At the rally at end of the parade route, Green acted differently than the party animal who on... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versafloat carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Brid
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versa
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 13 hours ago
float carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge -- rolled for a mile headed straight toward Saginaw's North Side. At the rally at end of the parade route, Green acted differently than the party animal who on... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versafloat carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Brid
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versa
Inside Bay Area / Posted 15 hours ago
float carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge -- rolled for a mile headed straight toward Saginaw's North Side. At the rally at end of the parade route, Green acted differently than the party animal who on... Read more
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The Mercury News
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versafloat carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Brid
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versa
The Mercury News / Posted 15 hours ago
float carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge -- rolled for a mile headed straight toward Saginaw's North Side. At the rally at end of the parade route, Green acted differently than the party animal who on... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versafloat carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Brid
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versa
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 15 hours ago
float carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge -- rolled for a mile headed straight toward Saginaw's North Side. At the rally at end of the parade route, Green acted differently than the party animal who on... Read more
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The Daily Review
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versafloat carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Brid
Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw -- and vice versa
The Daily Review / Posted 15 hours ago
float carrying NBA champion Draymond Green -- a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge -- rolled for a mile headed straight toward Saginaw's North Side. At the rally at end of the parade route, Green acted differently than the party animal who on... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Vatican Has A Long Way To Go In Righting Clergy Child Abuse Issuesshould read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images) People pray during a m
Vatican Has A Long Way To Go In Righting Clergy Child Abuse Issues
The Huffington Post / Posted 17 hours ago
should read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images) People pray during a mass celebrated by Pope Francis for the World Meeting of Families on Benjamin Franklin Parkway September 27, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Pope Francis is in... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day eventthe elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlin
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day event
Oakland Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
the elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlingame. Top prizewinners of the Geneva International Competition, Brahms International Competition, and World Piano Competition, the program of the Boreal Trio... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day eventthe elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlin
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day event
The Fremont Argus / Posted 20 hours ago
the elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlingame. Top prizewinners of the Geneva International Competition, Brahms International Competition, and World Piano Competition, the program of the Boreal Trio... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Soweto's Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital Really the World's 3rd Largest?chewing gum brand Chappies for years. But lately, institutions have been claimi
Is Soweto's Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital Really the World's 3rd Largest?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
chewing gum brand Chappies for years. But lately, institutions have been claiming it is the "third largest hospital in the world". The Gauteng provincial department of health says so, Wikipedia states it as fact and the hospital's own website... Read more
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The Mercury News
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day eventthe elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlin
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day event
The Mercury News / Posted 20 hours ago
the elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlingame. Top prizewinners of the Geneva International Competition, Brahms International Competition, and World Piano Competition, the program of the Boreal Trio... Read more
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The Daily Review
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day eventthe elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlin
Carolyn Livengood: Music at Kohl Mansion plans special Valentine's Day event
The Daily Review / Posted 20 hours ago
the elegant Kohl Mansion, a historical landmark at 2750 Adeline Drive in Burlingame. Top prizewinners of the Geneva International Competition, Brahms International Competition, and World Piano Competition, the program of the Boreal Trio... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Legislative Notebook: Tax cuts pass House, including 2 holidaysof State’s Division of historical resources will provide three recommendations
Legislative Notebook: Tax cuts pass House, including 2 holidays
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 23 hours ago
of State’s Division of historical resources will provide three recommendations to replace it. Each state is allowed two statues to represent it in the Capitol’s National Statuary Hall Collection. John Gorrie, whose inventions led to modern... Read more
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International Business Times
South African President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address in full of the most remarkable episodes in the history of our country. It is also the
South African President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address in full
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
of the most remarkable episodes in the history of our country. It is also the 50th anniversary of the declaration by the National Party regime that District Six would be a whites-only area, leading to the forced removals of more than 60 000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma: State of the Nation Address 2016of the Republic of South Africa on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliam
President Jacob Zuma: State of the Nation Address 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the Republic of South Africa on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliament, Cape Town Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly and Deputy Chairperson of the NCOP, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng and all esteemed members of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma’s full speechJacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliament. Cape Town, 1
Zuma’s full speech
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Jacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliament. Cape Town, 11 February 2016 The Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces; Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly and Deputy... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida Legislature: 'Ultimate Fighter' public records exemptionstart a process to replace the statue of Confederate Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith at
Florida Legislature: 'Ultimate Fighter' public records exemption
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
start a process to replace the statue of Confederate Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith at the U.S. Capitol. Each state is allowed two statues in the U.S. Capitol’s National Statuary Hall, and Florida has long been represented by statues of Smith and John... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for Feb. 12-18, 2016Mia Kaplan will encourage young artists to develop their own point of view whil
New Orleans area calendar for Feb. 12-18, 2016
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Mia Kaplan will encourage young artists to develop their own point of view while learning different ways of documenting the world around them. Free. Registration is limited. Call (985) 626-1238. ‘A BAYOU HOME — THE ADVENTURES OF SWAMPMASTER... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Jury deliberating in Houston funeral home matriarch mix-up suitCounty jury began deliberating Thursday in a lawsuit challenging the Houston fu
Jury deliberating in Houston funeral home matriarch mix-up suit
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
County jury began deliberating Thursday in a lawsuit challenging the Houston funeral home that confused the bodies of two elderly women. The July 2014 mix-up involved 89-year-old Pearlie Jean Deason and 81-year-old Edna Lawson. A jury of six... Read more
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Daily Maverick
State of the Nation Address 2016pain and anger. There is a need to confront the demon of racism. Human Rights
State of the Nation Address 2016
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
pain and anger. There is a need to confront the demon of racism. Human Rights Day, March 21, will be commemorated as the national day against racism this year. It will be used to lay the foundation for a long-term programme of building a... Read more
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iol.co.za
#SONA2016: Zuma's full speechJacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliament. Cape Town, 1
#SONA2016: Zuma's full speech
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Jacob G Zuma on the occasion of the Joint Sitting of Parliament. Cape Town, 11 February 2016 The Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces; Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly and Deputy... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Statehouse honors begin for former Indiana Gov. WhitcombINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana Statehouse rotunda has been shrouded in black f
Statehouse honors begin for former Indiana Gov. Whitcomb
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana Statehouse rotunda has been shrouded in black for two days of memorial ceremonies honoring former Gov. Edgar Whitcomb following his death last week. State troopers and Indiana National Guard members took turns... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Jacob Zuma's full State of the Nation addressThe Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council
Jacob Zuma's full State of the Nation address
Mail & Guardian / Posted yesterday
The Speaker of the National Assembly, The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces; Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly and Deputy Chairperson of the NCOP, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, Former President Thabo Mbeki, Chief Justice... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Statehouse honors begin for former Indiana Gov. WhitcombINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana Statehouse rotunda has been shrouded in black f
Statehouse honors begin for former Indiana Gov. Whitcomb
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana Statehouse rotunda has been shrouded in black for two days of memorial ceremonies honoring former Gov. Edgar Whitcomb following his death last week. State troopers and Indiana National Guard members took turns... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Full speech: State of the Nation Address 2016of the most remarkable episodes in the history of our country. It is also the
Full speech: State of the Nation Address 2016
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
of the most remarkable episodes in the history of our country. It is also the 50th anniversary of the declaration by the National Party regime that District Six would be a whites only area, leading to the forced removals of more than 60 000... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Funeral home matriarch mix-up suit nears jury deliberationwere scheduled to begin Thursday morning in a lawsuit challenging the Houston f
Funeral home matriarch mix-up suit nears jury deliberation
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
were scheduled to begin Thursday morning in a lawsuit challenging the Houston funeral home that confused the bodies of two elderly women. The July 2014 mix-up involved 89-year-old Pearlie Jean Deason and 81-year-old Edna Lawson. A jury of six... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
All roads lead to MiagaoDecember 8. The church was reconstructed from the ruins left by a strong earthq
All roads lead to Miagao
The Daily Guardian / Posted yesterday
December 8. The church was reconstructed from the ruins left by a strong earthquake in 1948. Across the street is Oton National High School which you could not miss because of its multi-color facade. The town plaza where the munisipyo is... Read more
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Al.com
New Battleship Park director: It's all about 'the life of the ship'is hardly the first ship to come under the direction of Maj. Gen. Janet Cobb.
New Battleship Park director: It's all about 'the life of the ship'
Al.com / Posted yesterday
is hardly the first ship to come under the direction of Maj. Gen. Janet Cobb. The new director of USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park will retire later this year from the U.S. Army Reserve. Her career, since being commissioned as a second... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarp.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. arkarts.com or (501) 372-4000. A
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. arkarts.com or (501) 372-4000. ARKANSAS REPERTORY THEATRE 601 Main St. Artworks Gallery, through Sunday. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, one hour before curtain time and during performances.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Centenary Celebrations of the University of Fort Haremost profoundly by one man: the Professor we affectionately called 'ZK'. I am
Centenary Celebrations of the University of Fort Hare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
most profoundly by one man: the Professor we affectionately called 'ZK'. I am therefore honoured today to deliver the memorial lecture on Professor Zachariah Keodirelang Matthews, as we celebrate the centenary anniversary of my alma mater, the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Thursday
Port Lavaca Chamber Awards Banquet• BauerThursday Port Lavaca Chamber Awards Banquet• Bauer Community Center • Social
Thursday
Port Lavaca Chamber Awards Banquet• Bauer
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Thursday Port Lavaca Chamber Awards Banquet• Bauer Community Center • Social hour, 5:30-6:30 p.m. sponsored by Klean Corp and Hartman Distributing. Dinner and awards, 6:50 p.m., provided by Texas Traditions. Free Tax Preparation• Community Action... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |Photos | 02.10.16 | News & Observer Luna, a 10-year-old Atlantic bottlenose do
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Photos | 02.10.16 | News & Observer Luna, a 10-year-old Atlantic bottlenose dolphin, swims with her newborn calf at Gulf World Marine Park in Panama City Beach, Florida on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. (Andrew Wardlow/News Herald via AP) Andrew... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
William B. Harwood, public relations executive, diesHarwood was born in Baltimore and raised on Roland Avenue. A 1943 graduate of
William B. Harwood, public relations executive, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Harwood was born in Baltimore and raised on Roland Avenue. A 1943 graduate of City College, Mr. Harwood served during World War II as a lieutenant bombardier with the Army Air Corps aboard Consolidated B-24 Liberator bombers. After being... Read more
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The Buffalo News
The 16 greatest athletes from the 716title the following year but could not complete the three-peat in 2006-07. Flyn
The 16 greatest athletes from the 716
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
title the following year but could not complete the three-peat in 2006-07. Flynn continued his career at Syracuse for two seasons and was later drafted sixth overall by the Minnesota Timberwolves. After stints in Houston and Portland, Flynn... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tragic find as Tyneside First World War execution play set for repeat performancesA play based on the actual First World War execution of a young Tyneside soldie
Tragic find as Tyneside First World War execution play set for repeat performances
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
A play based on the actual First World War execution of a young Tyneside soldier which packed theatre house is to be repeated at two venues with links to the conflict. Henry Palmer, who served with the 5th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers, was... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Class of 51 - Bill Nicholsonmanager over the next 38 years. Of the 17 major honours won by the club, Bill w
Class of 51 - Bill Nicholson
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 2 days ago
manager over the next 38 years. Of the 17 major honours won by the club, Bill was involved in nine of them. After a near two-year break, he returned in 1976 to add a further 21 years to his tally, this time working behind the scenes to help... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
WILLIAM 'BILL' MILLER 1926and Ida F. (Murphy) Miller. Mr. Miller proudly represented his country by serv
WILLIAM 'BILL' MILLER 1926
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
and Ida F. (Murphy) Miller. Mr. Miller proudly represented his country by serving in the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy and the Ohio National Guard. He served in Navy during World War II and the Army during the Korean War. While serving in the Ohio National... Read more
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The Irish Times
Gandhi, an expelled future president and first aid crews: the Indians of 1916 RisingAt the outbreak of the first World War, Mahatma Gandhi was in London. Fresh fro
Gandhi, an expelled future president and first aid crews: the Indians of 1916 Rising
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
At the outbreak of the first World War, Mahatma Gandhi was in London. Fresh from experiencing the horrors being suffered by Indians in South Africa, Gandhi believed that service in the war could prove the loyalty of Indian subjects. Just like Edward... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandan WW II Heroes Lie Silently in Nairobi CemeteryOn February 1, Rwandans commemorated the National Heroes' Day which was an oppo
Rwandan WW II Heroes Lie Silently in Nairobi Cemetery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
On February 1, Rwandans commemorated the National Heroes' Day which was an opportunity to remember the sons and daughters of the land who sacrificed their lives to protect lives of others or to enable future generations to have good life. It is not... Read more
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Style Weekly
Richmond Author Patrick Dacey’s Powerful Debut Hints at Something Just Out of ReachNot all talented writers start out hoping to be 300-pound monsters in the Natio
Richmond Author Patrick Dacey’s Powerful Debut Hints at Something Just Out of Reach
Style Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Not all talented writers start out hoping to be 300-pound monsters in the National Football League. According to a Google search, it’s not even in the top-10 list for author stereotypes, which includes alcoholism, poverty and cats. But it was the... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Harold Richard Eriksonwere first generation Americans. Harold married Patricia (née Cotter) June 22,
Harold Richard Erikson
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
were first generation Americans. Harold married Patricia (née Cotter) June 22, 1947, after completing his naval service in World War II. They had two children, John and Lori. John married Janet (née Walter) and Lori married John Lettieri. Harold... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Heroic winter athletesFor example, local families such as Morgan, Latour, Keough, Fortune and Dupree
Heroic winter athletes
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
For example, local families such as Morgan, Latour, Keough, Fortune and Dupree turned out heroes in the world of bobsledding. And at one time, some of the top competitors in the sport of curling were doctors in Saranac Lake's tuberculosis... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Hail to the chiefs— recreant to them as well as recreant to ourselves — if we fail to rise level
Hail to the chiefs
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
— recreant to them as well as recreant to ourselves — if we fail to rise level with the standard they set." 2. William Howard Taft in Champaign, 1911 On his way to Springfield to mark the 102nd anniversary of the birth of Lincoln, Taft (right)... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Young Patriots' history is a lesson for political activists of todaycomprised of working-class young people from the Uptown neighborhood, made a bo
Young Patriots' history is a lesson for political activists of today
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
comprised of working-class young people from the Uptown neighborhood, made a bold and, to some, surprising alliance with two other similarly-minded but racially dissimilar groups. In 1968, in the wake of the violent mess that was that year's... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Alice B. Hoffberger, Baltimore arts patron and philanthropist, diesperson," said her son, David Hoffberger of Annapolis. "She knitted socks and gl
Alice B. Hoffberger, Baltimore arts patron and philanthropist, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
person," said her son, David Hoffberger of Annapolis. "She knitted socks and gloves for American servicemen overseas during World War II. In later years, she dedicated several of her paintings to themes championing her love for America." While at a... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can America Put Itself Back Together?search a map to figure out where the city was. I knew exactly, having grown up
Can America Put Itself Back Together?
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
search a map to figure out where the city was. I knew exactly, having grown up in the next-door town of Redlands (where the two killers lived) and having, by chance, spent a long period earlier in the year meeting and interviewing people in the... Read more
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