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New York Post
The last slave: 'Blind Tom' Wiggins' remarkable taleBlack History Month, as the late president Gerald Ford eloquently said in 1976,
The last slave: 'Blind Tom' Wiggins' remarkable tale
New York Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Black History Month, as the late president Gerald Ford eloquently said in 1976, encourages Americans every February to “seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area of endeavor throughout our... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Message to the stars: Public invited to contribute to global 'message in a bottle'Global 'message in a bottle' to be beamed to the stars carrying contributions f
Message to the stars: Public invited to contribute to global 'message in a bottle'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Global 'message in a bottle' to be beamed to the stars carrying contributions from the public Contributions from around the world are being sought for a "message in a bottle" that will be broadcast from Earth to the cosmos later this year. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Back to the present in ‘Dreams Rewired’‘Every once in a while, a revolutionary technology comes along that promises to
Back to the present in ‘Dreams Rewired’
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
‘Every once in a while, a revolutionary technology comes along that promises to change everything.” In the past two decades, those words have most frequently been applied to the Internet. In “Dreams Rewired,” a provocative little tone-poem of a... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
New South Parkersburg Library opens to publicBrian Raitz, director of the Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library, said t
New South Parkersburg Library opens to public
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Brian Raitz, director of the Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library, said the new branch that opened Saturday has been a need for several years. "This day is really about the community and our enjoyment of the new library," he said Saturday... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Converse professor experiences the sounds of CubaThe same is true in Cuba, where John Jeter, an adjunct professor in Converse's
Converse professor experiences the sounds of Cuba
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
The same is true in Cuba, where John Jeter, an adjunct professor in Converse's new Music Business & Technology Certificate program, flew in one of the first caravans of private airplanes to land in Havana. During his weeklong trip in January, he saw... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Converse professor experiences the sounds of CubaAt the Converse College Petrie School of Music, you can’t move without hearing
Converse professor experiences the sounds of Cuba
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
At the Converse College Petrie School of Music, you can’t move without hearing music from somewhere — a practice room, a classroom or in Daniel Recital Hall. Students also break out in an impromptu aria or a bit of a cappella in the Blackman... Read more
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The Columbian
Working in Clark County: Steve Ford, horological machinistWORKING IN CLARK COUNTYWorking in Clark County, a brief profile of interesting
Working in Clark County: Steve Ford, horological machinist
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
WORKING IN CLARK COUNTYWorking in Clark County, a brief profile of interesting Clark County business owners or a worker in the public, private, or nonprofit sector. Send ideas to Kay Richardson: kay.richardson@columbian.com; fax 360-735-4598; phone... Read more
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The Atlantic
I Tried to Send a Telegram in 2016I’ve never received a telegram. This realization, when it occurred to me recent
I Tried to Send a Telegram in 2016
The Atlantic / Posted 17 days ago
I’ve never received a telegram. This realization, when it occurred to me recently, made me feel inexplicably nostalgic. There are, after all, plenty of technological rituals in which I’ve never participated. I haven’t taken a daguerreotype, or asked... Read more
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AutoWeek
This hacker got a Chrysler Electronic Voice Alert system to talk againThose bits are still hiding on chips in old Chryslers; a vintage speech guru he
This hacker got a Chrysler Electronic Voice Alert system to talk again
AutoWeek / Posted 18 days ago
Those bits are still hiding on chips in old Chryslers; a vintage speech guru helped them escape I picked up complete Chrysler Electronic Voice Alert system hardware from a junked 1985 Chrysler Laser XE a while back, but I have been unable to make it... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
University of Michigan to digitize sheet music collectionANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan is planning to digitize one-
University of Michigan to digitize sheet music collection
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 18 days ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan is planning to digitize one-third of its large collection of 19th-century American sheet music. A grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources will be used to catalog and digitize... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
University of Michigan to digitize sheet music collectionANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan is planning to digitize one-
University of Michigan to digitize sheet music collection
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 18 days ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan is planning to digitize one-third of its large collection of 19th-century American sheet music. A grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources will be used to catalog and digitize... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
University of Michigan to digitize sheet music collectionANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan is planning to digitize one-
University of Michigan to digitize sheet music collection
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 18 days ago
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan is planning to digitize one-third of its large collection of 19th-century American sheet music. A grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources will be used to catalog and digitize... Read more
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Orange County Register
New gadgets to make music on display at NAMM at the Anaheim Convention CenterANAHEIM – An indestructible guitar, a device that allows users to make their ow
New gadgets to make music on display at NAMM at the Anaheim Convention Center
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
ANAHEIM – An indestructible guitar, a device that allows users to make their own vinyl records, and a virtual-reality drum set – the future of music and how it might be played is being unveiled this week at the National Association of Music... Read more
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Sun Star
Discovering discographyDISCOVERING what discography was what one came across in a morning “recess” wit
Discovering discography
Sun Star / Posted 20 days ago
DISCOVERING what discography was what one came across in a morning “recess” with the famed pianist Ingrid Sala Santamaria. She called it “recess,” this 10 o’clock merienda, because it reminded her of the recess time when she was studying in St.... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 21 days ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
Inside Bay Area / Posted 22 days ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
Oakland Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
The Fremont Argus / Posted 22 days ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more
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The Mercury News
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more
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The Daily Review
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
East Bay teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
The Daily Review / Posted 22 days ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Brentwood teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
Brentwood teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 23 days ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Objects from the past may return as latest trendFor The Daily News IRON MOUNTAIN - I have accumulated a lot of music on compac
Objects from the past may return as latest trend
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
For The Daily News IRON MOUNTAIN - I have accumulated a lot of music on compact discs, but I recently made an observation that I haven't seen many for sale in the stores lately. My niece said matter-of-factly, "CDs are going out. People aren't... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Hugh Hefner Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's a look at the life of Hugh Hefner, editor-in-chief of Playboy M
Hugh Hefner Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 27 days ago
(CNN) -- Here's a look at the life of Hugh Hefner, editor-in-chief of Playboy Magazine. Personal: Birth date: April 9, 1926 Birth place: Chicago, Illinois Birth name: Hugh Marston Hefner Father: Glenn Hefner, an accountant Mother: Grace... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Brentwood teen spins vintage vinyl into business ventureBRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to ad
Brentwood teen spins vintage vinyl into business venture
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted a month ago
BRENTWOOD -- When making the trek to Concord in search of vintage records to add to her family's classic LP collection, it occurred to 16-year-old Adia Douglas that East County was in need of its own record store and a stronger local music... Read more

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