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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefClinton meet for the first time, historian Gary Hylander will talk about the 19
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 hours ago
Clinton meet for the first time, historian Gary Hylander will talk about the 1960 election on Monday night at Canton Public Library. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Public Library’s process for leasing retail space called curiousPardon Adam Hirsch for finding it curious that his bid to open a Curious George
Boston Public Library’s process for leasing retail space called curious
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
Pardon Adam Hirsch for finding it curious that his bid to open a Curious George Store in a new retail space at the Boston Public Library was rejected, even though he offered to pay twice as much as the winning proposal. Hirsch, who owns the Curious... Read more
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Boston Globe
WGBH studio and cafe to open at Boston Public LibraryThe library of tomorrow will be here Friday. Boston Public Library is getting
WGBH studio and cafe to open at Boston Public Library
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
The library of tomorrow will be here Friday. Boston Public Library is getting ready to debut its unique cafe-within-a-television/radio-studio-within-a-library, as part of its campaign to be a more welcoming, less stuffy community space. You won’t... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichworkshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investme
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 hours ago
workshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investment savvy has begun at the Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Ave. The workshops are slated for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, 20, and 27. Open to all at no... Read more
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Reuters
Sexual politics and the politics of sex ahead of the first debateon stage with cast member Phillipa Soo, as Eliza Hamilton, after his last perfo
Sexual politics and the politics of sex ahead of the first debate
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
on stage with cast member Phillipa Soo, as Eliza Hamilton, after his last performance in the title role of 'Hamilton' in New York, July 9, 2016. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Photograph of painting of Alexander Hamilton by John Trumbull. Courtesy of... Read more
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ajc.com
Turning college visits into family vacations2015 over the prior year, according to the National Association for College Adm
Turning college visits into family vacations
ajc.com / Posted 23 hours ago
2015 over the prior year, according to the National Association for College Admission Counseling — so have campus visits. Boston University had nearly 80,000 visitors in the last year, up from about 65,000 in 2011. The University of California,... Read more
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Daily Record
Meet Sebastian Junger, keynote speaker of Morristown festivalBooks on Friday, Sept. 30 Sebastian Junger grew up in Belmont, Massachusetts,
Meet Sebastian Junger, keynote speaker of Morristown festival
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Books on Friday, Sept. 30 Sebastian Junger grew up in Belmont, Massachusetts, a prosperous tree-lined suburb not far from Boston. Belmont is also about a half-hour from Gloucester, America's oldest seaport and the fishing town from which the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefClinton meet for the first time, historian Gary Hylander will talk about the 19
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
Clinton meet for the first time, historian Gary Hylander will talk about the 1960 election on Monday night at Canton Public Library. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
See the starssongwriter and producer Duke Robillard will perform at BaHa Brothers Sandbar Gr
See the stars
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
songwriter and producer Duke Robillard will perform at BaHa Brothers Sandbar Grille, 64 Weir St., Taunton, to promote his new CD, "Blues Full Circle." ONGOING Lakeville Historical Society Museum, 442 Bedford St. (Route 18), 10 a.m. to noon... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Walk on airsongwriter and producer Duke Robillard will perform at BaHa Brothers Sandbar Gr
Walk on air
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
songwriter and producer Duke Robillard will perform at BaHa Brothers Sandbar Grille, 64 Weir St., Taunton, to promote his new CD, "Blues Full Circle." ONGOING Lakeville Historical Society Museum, 442 Bedford St. (Route 18), 10 a.m. to noon... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefare $30 each or $24 per senior. For information, call 508-224- 4888 or visit pb
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
are $30 each or $24 per senior. For information, call 508-224- 4888 or visit pbtheatre.org. The Friends of Canton Public Library will host a program on the 1960 presidential election with historian Gary Hylander at 7 p.m. at the library, 786... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
All that jazzare $30 each or $24 per senior. For information, call 508-224- 4888 or visit pb
All that jazz
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
are $30 each or $24 per senior. For information, call 508-224- 4888 or visit pbtheatre.org. The Friends of Canton Public Library will host a program on the 1960 presidential election with historian Gary Hylander at 7 p.m. at the library, 786... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
No Patriots, no problem; take in a semi-pro gamesongwriter and producer Duke Robillard will perform at BaHa Brothers Sandbar Gr
No Patriots, no problem; take in a semi-pro game
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
songwriter and producer Duke Robillard will perform at BaHa Brothers Sandbar Grille, 64 Weir St., Taunton, to promote his new CD, "Blues Full Circle." ONGOING Lakeville Historical Society Museum, 442 Bedford St. (Route 18), 10 a.m. to noon... Read more
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Boston Herald
11 honored for Boston public serviceThe Boston Municipal Research Bureau will honor 11 of Boston’s best at the Henr
11 honored for Boston public service
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The Boston Municipal Research Bureau will honor 11 of Boston’s best at the Henry L. Shattuck Public Service Awards this week, highlighting their unwavering commitment to public service. The Shattuck awards are named for Henry Lee Shattuck, a former... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Brown Library to feature Chris Bohjalian at 14th annual author galaSun-Gazette Correspondent he James V. Brown Library's 14th annual author gala
Brown Library to feature Chris Bohjalian at 14th annual author gala
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Sun-Gazette Correspondent he James V. Brown Library's 14th annual author gala will feature award-winning and New York Times best-selling author, Chris Bohjalian, who has authored 18 books that have been translated into more than 30 languages and... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichworkshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investme
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
workshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investment savvy has begun at the Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Ave. The workshops are slated for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, 20, and 27. Open to all at no... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Dural, leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, diesof the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared the
Dural, leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, dies
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
of the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared the stage and studio with Eric Clapton, U2, the Boston Pops Orchestra, B.B. King and other renowned names. Dural and band performed in the closing ceremonies of the 1996... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Relive the RevolutionTorrey Brook to Myrtle Field, then along the old railroad bed to the Nava prope
Relive the Revolution
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Torrey Brook to Myrtle Field, then along the old railroad bed to the Nava property and back to the Senior Center along the newly constructed Nava Trail. Sturdy walking shoes and in sect/tick repellent are recommended. The walk begins at the Senior... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about artinformation, visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Atwater-Donnelly Folk Duo will pl
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
information, visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Atwater-Donnelly Folk Duo will play music at 2 p.m. at the Ventress Memorial Library, 15 Library Plaza, Marshfield. Aubrey Atwater and Elwood Donnelly present traditional American and Celtic folk songs... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichworkshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investme
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
workshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investment savvy has begun at the Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Ave. The workshops are slated for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday , Oct. 13, 20, and 27. Open to all at no... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Boston area traffic advisories Friday through Monday, Sept. 23-26. FORE RIVER BRIDGE Closure of NB Fore Ri
Boston area traffic advisories
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Friday through Monday, Sept. 23-26. FORE RIVER BRIDGE Closure of NB Fore River Bridge from Rte 3A SB. Two-way segregated traffic in SB direction on Monday, September 26 from 9 AM to 3 PM. I-90 EB Double right lane... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Boston area traffic advisories Friday through Monday, Sept. 23-26. FORE RIVER BRIDGE Closure of NB Fore Ri
Boston area traffic advisories
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Friday through Monday, Sept. 23-26. FORE RIVER BRIDGE Closure of NB Fore River Bridge from Rte 3A SB. Two-way segregated traffic in SB direction on Monday, September 26 from 9 AM to 3 PM. I-90 EB Double right lane... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about artinformation, visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Atwater-Donnelly Folk Duo will pl
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
information, visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Atwater-Donnelly Folk Duo will play music at 2 p.m. at the Ventress Memorial Library, 15 Library Plaza, Marshfield. Aubrey Atwater and Elwood Donnelly present traditional American and Celtic folk songs... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichworkshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investme
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
workshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investment savvy has begun at the Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Ave. The workshops are slated for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 29, Oct. 13, 20, and 27. Open to all at no... Read more
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Philly.com
Bruce Springsteen's memoir tells how WMMR DJs jump-started his career& Schuster $32.50), the 500-plus-page autobiography that goes on sale Tuesday a
Bruce Springsteen's memoir tells how WMMR DJs jump-started his career
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
& Schuster $32.50), the 500-plus-page autobiography that goes on sale Tuesday and that will bring its author to the Central Library of the Free Library on Thursday for a sold-out six-hour meet-and-greet, Springsteen tells of the marathon mixing... Read more
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Boston Herald
BPS looking to turn the page on lack of librariesMore than half of public schools in Boston do not have libraries, leaving thous
BPS looking to turn the page on lack of libraries
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
More than half of public schools in Boston do not have libraries, leaving thousands of students — the majority of them in distressed neighborhoods — without a safe place to study and access to resources so they can learn more, according to a new... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Aging Mayflower II awarded grant for much-needed repairs(AP) -- The Massachusetts nonprofit that operates the deteriorating replica of
Aging Mayflower II awarded grant for much-needed repairs
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
(AP) -- The Massachusetts nonprofit that operates the deteriorating replica of the ship that the Pilgrims sailed to the New World has received a grant for much-needed repairs. The Boston Globe reports Plimoth Plantation was awarded a $149,000... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Have a good laughinformation, visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Atwater-Donnelly Folk Duo will pl
Have a good laugh
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
information, visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Atwater-Donnelly Folk Duo will play music at 2 p.m. at the Ventress Memorial Library, 15 Library Plaza, Marshfield. Aubrey Atwater and Elwood Donnelly present traditional American and Celtic folk songs... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Live the RevolutionTorrey Brook to Myrtle Field, then along the old railroad bed to the Nava prope
Live the Revolution
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
Torrey Brook to Myrtle Field, then along the old railroad bed to the Nava property and back to the Senior Center along the newly constructed Nava Trail. Sturdy walking shoes and in sect/tick repellent are recommended. The walk begins at the Senior... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Aging Mayflower II awarded grant for much-needed repairs(AP) - The Massachusetts nonprofit that operates the deteriorating replica of t
Aging Mayflower II awarded grant for much-needed repairs
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 4 days ago
(AP) - The Massachusetts nonprofit that operates the deteriorating replica of the ship that the Pilgrims sailed to the New World has received a grant for much-needed repairs. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/2cVROPp ) Plimoth Plantation... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
28 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next 10 Daysof Music (1017 N. Olive Rd.) Crowder Hall stage on Thursday, Sept. 22 at 7:30 p
28 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next 10 Days
Tucson Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
of Music (1017 N. Olive Rd.) Crowder Hall stage on Thursday, Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m. This season opener will feature two new faculty members: Chad Nicholson, the director of the bands, and Chad Shoopman, a UA alumnus, associate director of the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichworkshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investme
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
workshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investment savvy has begun at the Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Ave. The workshops are slated for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 29, Oct. 13, 20, and 27. Open to all at no... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Things to do in and around Greenwichworkshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investme
Things to do in and around Greenwich
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
workshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investment savvy has begun at the Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Ave. The workshops are slated for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 29, Oct. 13, 20, and 27. Open to all at no... Read more
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Boston Globe
Country Club golfers dismayed over Reebok executive’s mansionYunghi Kim/Globe Staff This article is from the Boston Globe archives. It was
Country Club golfers dismayed over Reebok executive’s mansion
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Yunghi Kim/Globe Staff This article is from the Boston Globe archives. It was orignially published on March 7, 1999. BROOKLINE — It is a place of discretion and Old World manners, where the art of understatement is affirmed by its very name: The... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Boston Film Festival coming to Hingham Two films will screen at the Patriot Cinemas in Hingham on Sunday as part of
Boston Film Festival coming to Hingham
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
Two films will screen at the Patriot Cinemas in Hingham on Sunday as part of the closing night for the 32nd annual Boston Film Festival. In the inspirational “Searchdog,” Rhode Island-based documentarian Mary... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Boston Film Festival coming to Hingham Two films will screen at the Patriot Cinemas in Hingham on Sunday as part of
Boston Film Festival coming to Hingham
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
Two films will screen at the Patriot Cinemas in Hingham on Sunday as part of the closing night for the 32nd annual Boston Film Festival. In the inspirational “Searchdog,” Rhode Island-based documentarian Mary... Read more
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WA Today
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesWhat piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the tran
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
What piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the transatlantic flight from London to New York this week, I listened again to Dvorak's New World Symphony, in preparation for its live performance by the New York Philharmonic... Read more
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The Age
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesWhat piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the tran
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
What piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the transatlantic flight from London to New York this week, I listened again to Dvorak's New World Symphony, in preparation for its live performance by the New York Philharmonic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesWhat piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the tran
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
What piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the transatlantic flight from London to New York this week, I listened again to Dvorak's New World Symphony, in preparation for its live performance by the New York Philharmonic... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesWhat piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the tran
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
What piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the transatlantic flight from London to New York this week, I listened again to Dvorak's New World Symphony, in preparation for its live performance by the New York Philharmonic... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesWhat piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the tran
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
What piece of music would you take on a voyage of great discovery? On the transatlantic flight from London to New York this week, I listened again to Dvorak's New World Symphony, in preparation for its live performance by the New York Philharmonic... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Take a hikeat the Kingston Senior Center. The event is part of the Kingston Fall Author Ta
Take a hike
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
at the Kingston Senior Center. The event is part of the Kingston Fall Author Talks series offered by the Kingston Public Library. The program is free, bur reservations are requested. For more information or to register, visit the library’s online... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Root, root, root with Dick Flavinp.m. at the Kingston Senior Center. Free, reservations requested. For more info
Root, root, root with Dick Flavin
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
p.m. at the Kingston Senior Center. Free, reservations requested. For more information or to register, visit kingstonpubliclibrary.org or call 781-585-0517, Ext. 112, or the Council on Aging at 781-585-0512. Author B.A. Shapiro will talk about her... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
A revolutionary womanat the Kingston Senior Center. The event is part of the Kingston Fall Author Ta
A revolutionary woman
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
at the Kingston Senior Center. The event is part of the Kingston Fall Author Talks series offered by the Kingston Public Library. The program is free, bur reservations are requested. For more information or to register, visit the library’s online... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
50 of the world's most unusual hotelsnaturally. For more information, see: palaciodesal.com.bo The Dog Bark Park In
50 of the world's most unusual hotels
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
naturally. For more information, see: palaciodesal.com.bo The Dog Bark Park Inn takes the term ‘dog lover’ to a whole new level. Owned by chainsaw artists, the B&B is located inside a 12-foot beagle. Guests (it sleeps four) enter the beagle’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Creating a spotlight for black composerstalked about creating a platform to change that, “we could list on maybe one ha
Creating a spotlight for black composers
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
talked about creating a platform to change that, “we could list on maybe one hand, between us, black composers that we knew of.” Their solution was research, and lots of it. Gordon spent a week at the Center for Black Music Research in Chicago... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichworkshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investme
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
workshop A five workshop series meant to build financial literacy and investment savvy has begun at the Greenwich Library, 101 West Putnam Ave. The workshops are slated for 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 29, Oct. 13, 20, and 27. Open to all at no... Read more
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Hartford Courant
The Connecticut Forum Discusses Religion In Cultureabout the ethics of such experimentation. The talk is free, but registration i
The Connecticut Forum Discusses Religion In Culture
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
about the ethics of such experimentation. The talk is free, but registration is requested: 860-668-3896 or suffield-library.org. Author James R. Benn will give a free talk about his 11th Billy Boyle mystery, "Blue Madonna" (Soho Crime,... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
A revolutionary womanTorrey Brook to Myrtle Field, then along the old railroad bed to the Nava prope
A revolutionary woman
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
Torrey Brook to Myrtle Field, then along the old railroad bed to the Nava property and back to the Senior Center along the newly constructed Nava Trail. Sturdy walking shoes and in sect/tick repellent are recommended. The walk begins at the Senior... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Root, root, root with Dick Flavinp.m. at the Kingston Senior Center. Free, reservations requested. For more info
Root, root, root with Dick Flavin
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
p.m. at the Kingston Senior Center. Free, reservations requested. For more information or to register, visit kingstonpubliclibrary.org or call 781-585-0517, Ext. 112, or the Council on Aging at 781-585-0512. Author B.A. Shapiro will talk about her... Read more
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