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BC Local News
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRVRoad and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRV
BC Local News / Posted 21 hours ago
Road and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley. Smoke could be clearly seen rising above Promontory and Ryder Lake neighbourhoods. Although the cause of the fire is still under investigation, Donna MacPherson,... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRVRoad and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley
Wildfire sparks tense moments in the CRV
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 21 hours ago
Road and the Chilliwack Army Forest Service Road in the Chilliwack River Valley. Smoke could be clearly seen rising above Promontory and Ryder Lake neighbourhoods. Although the cause of the fire is still under investigation, Donna MacPherson,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Enjoy last-hurrah hike of summer on rehabbed Oyster Dome traila longer but easier hike — flatter and less slippery. One project remains: the
Enjoy last-hurrah hike of summer on rehabbed Oyster Dome trail
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
a longer but easier hike — flatter and less slippery. One project remains: the last 500 feet onto the rocky, domelike promontory that overlooks waters where oysters have long been harvested (Taylor Shellfish Farms still operates on the... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAreal estate, building his $2.5 million office building at 444 Higuera St. and b
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 2 days ago
real estate, building his $2.5 million office building at 444 Higuera St. and becoming a partner in the sprawling Promontory office building down the street. True, he was only an insurance agent, working as this area’s general agent for... Read more
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Boston Globe
As far as the eye can see: The enduring vision of Gloucester’s Rocky Neck art colonyTwachtman to paint Cape Ann as well. By the early 20th century, artists practic
As far as the eye can see: The enduring vision of Gloucester’s Rocky Neck art colony
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Twachtman to paint Cape Ann as well. By the early 20th century, artists practically overran the small houses on the granite promontory of Rocky Neck in Gloucester, forming the nucleus of what would become the Rocky Neck Art Colony and helping to... Read more
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Newsmax
Greenspan Sees US Interest Rates Rising Soon, Perhaps RapidlyUniversity, said in a Bloomberg Television interview with Tom Keene and Francin
Greenspan Sees US Interest Rates Rising Soon, Perhaps Rapidly
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
University, said in a Bloomberg Television interview with Tom Keene and Francine Lacqua. Levitt, who conducted the interview with Greenspan earlier this week, is a senior adviser to the Promontory Financial Group and a Bloomberg LP board... Read more
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Business Wire
Orbital ATK Satellite and Launch Vehicle Technologies Play Vital Role in Air Force Missionthe company’s Commerce, California, facility, and designed and manufactured the
Orbital ATK Satellite and Launch Vehicle Technologies Play Vital Role in Air Force Mission
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
the company’s Commerce, California, facility, and designed and manufactured the nozzle for Delta IV’s RS-68A engine at its Promontory, Utah, facility. Orbital ATK also designed and produced the nozzle’s thermal protection material, which is capable... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Living at Highfield, cradle of Tasmania's north west coastand that of individual properties changing hands in recent decades. The Highfi
Living at Highfield, cradle of Tasmania's north west coast
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
and that of individual properties changing hands in recent decades. The Highfield Estate, overlooking Stanley from a windy promontory, was where the company first established in 1826 under the direction of Edward Curr. The existing Highfield House... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Greenspan sees U.S. interest rates rising soon, perhaps rapidlyUniversity, said in a Bloomberg Television interview with Tom Keene and Francin
Greenspan sees U.S. interest rates rising soon, perhaps rapidly
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
University, said in a Bloomberg Television interview with Tom Keene and Francine Lacqua. Levitt, who conducted the interview with Greenspan earlier this week, is a senior adviser to the Promontory Financial Group and a Bloomberg LP board... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Italian Lakes guide: the best hotels, restaurants and things to dowhile the northern shore is characterised by sheer cliffs with villages clingin
Italian Lakes guide: the best hotels, restaurants and things to do
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
while the northern shore is characterised by sheer cliffs with villages clinging on to the rock faces. Located on a long promontory at the bottom of the lake is Sirmione, a pretty spa town surrounded by ancient castle walls that attracts the bulk... Read more
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Daily Mail
Watch the fuel tank that will blast humans to MarsSpace Launch System successfully fired up for its second qualification ground t
Watch the fuel tank that will blast humans to Mars
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Space Launch System successfully fired up for its second qualification ground test at Orbital ATK's test facilities in Promontory, Utah A booster for the SLS rocket in the world was fired up in the Utah desert last month. The key component of... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
DEC purchases 142 acres of land near High Tor in ItalyMiddlesex. Bare HillEarlier this summer, the Finger Lakes Land Trust acquired a
DEC purchases 142 acres of land near High Tor in Italy
The Chronicle Express / Posted 11 days ago
Middlesex. Bare HillEarlier this summer, the Finger Lakes Land Trust acquired a 16.6-acre parcel on Bare Hill, the iconic promontory overlooking Canandaigua Lake’s eastern shore. The property is located on East Lake Road in the Town of Middlesex,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Deer hunters want more access to Victorian wildernessfor deer hunting: Hunters' wish list: It comes as Sambar deer — the most dest
Deer hunters want more access to Victorian wilderness
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
for deer hunting: Hunters' wish list: It comes as Sambar deer — the most destructive species — were detected in Wilsons Promontory National Park for the first time in July. Sambar deer graze on trees and clear areas of native habitat, and there... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Cost of damage from late July hail storm in Weld County and Wyoming exceeds $25 millioncustomers file claims. She said the company has set up an auto drive-in center
Cost of damage from late July hail storm in Weld County and Wyoming exceeds $25 million
Greeley Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
customers file claims. She said the company has set up an auto drive-in center at State Farm’s Greeley operations center at Promontory to help customers process claims faster. She said agents have been at the center everyday from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., and... Read more
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The Age
New state tourism boss wants national parks opened up for more developmentNational parks such as Wilsons Promontory, the Grampians and Point Nepean shoul
New state tourism boss wants national parks opened up for more development
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
National parks such as Wilsons Promontory, the Grampians and Point Nepean should be opened up for more private development to boost the number of people visiting regional Victoria, according to the state's new tourism boss. A month after being... Read more
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The Age
Aurora hunting: Chasing the southern lights on the Victorian coastdull black and white image, that's what most aurora looks like from Victoria. T
Aurora hunting: Chasing the southern lights on the Victorian coast
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
dull black and white image, that's what most aurora looks like from Victoria. The camera picks up the colours." At Wilsons Promontory, 2015. Photo: Gippsland Images/Daniel Gangur Mr Gangur is an aurora hunter; one of a select band who dedicate... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Yarrow residents of Chilliwack launch petition to get speed reduced on main roadThis is where we've lived for 25 years and it's our home," Morrow told The Prog
Yarrow residents of Chilliwack launch petition to get speed reduced on main road
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 14 days ago
This is where we've lived for 25 years and it's our home," Morrow told The Progress. "The growth in Garrison and Vedder and Promontory and Majuba Hill has meant so much more traffic and speeding. It's terrible." Everyone complains about the... Read more
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BC Local News
Yarrow residents of Chilliwack launch petition to get speed reduced on main roadThis is where we've lived for 25 years and it's our home," Morrow told The Prog
Yarrow residents of Chilliwack launch petition to get speed reduced on main road
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
This is where we've lived for 25 years and it's our home," Morrow told The Progress. "The growth in Garrison and Vedder and Promontory and Majuba Hill has meant so much more traffic and speeding. It's terrible." Everyone complains about the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Cost of damage from late July hail storm in Weld County and Wyoming exceeds $25 millioncustomers file claims. She said the company had set up an auto drive-in center
Cost of damage from late July hail storm in Weld County and Wyoming exceeds $25 million
Greeley Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
customers file claims. She said the company had set up an auto drive-in center at State Farm’s Greeley operations center at Promontory to help customers process claims faster. She said agents have been at the center everyday from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., and... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
All-star lineup slated for Revival Food Hall in the LoopFinkelman and Craig Golden under their holding company 16” on Center—the group
All-star lineup slated for Revival Food Hall in the Loop
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 days ago
Finkelman and Craig Golden under their holding company 16” on Center—the group behind Longman & Eagle, Dusek's and the Promontory—Revival will seat some 300 at a mix of standing tables, traditional two- and four-tops, bar chairs and at counters... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
All-star lineup slated for Revival Food Hall in the LoopFinkelman and Craig Golden under their holding company 16” on Center—the group
All-star lineup slated for Revival Food Hall in the Loop
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 days ago
Finkelman and Craig Golden under their holding company 16” on Center—the group behind Longman & Eagle, Dusek's and the Promontory—Revival will seat some 300 at a mix of standing tables, traditional two- and four-tops, bar chairs and at counters... Read more
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Business Wire
Orbital ATK Announces Preliminary Second Quarter 2016 Financial Resultsrocket that tested the vehicle’s modified first stage core and two liquid-fuel
Orbital ATK Announces Preliminary Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
rocket that tested the vehicle’s modified first stage core and two liquid-fuel RD-181 engines. In June, at the company’s Promontory, Utah facilities, Orbital ATK successfully completed the final ground test of the world’s largest solid rocket... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland police calls for Aug. 8-9, 2016of East Eisenhower Boulevard. • 10 a.m. Theft in the 200 block of Carina Circl
Loveland police calls for Aug. 8-9, 2016
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
of East Eisenhower Boulevard. • 10 a.m. Theft in the 200 block of Carina Circle. • 10 a.m. Fraud in the 4200 block of Promontory Court. • 10 a.m. Criminal mischief in the 700 block of North Grant Avenue. • 10 a.m. Criminal mischief in the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lockheed will send high-tech camera to scout moonThe five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an O
Lockheed will send high-tech camera to scout moon
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
The five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an Orbital ATK facility in Promontory, Utah on June 28, 2016. This is the last test of the booster before being used in a planned test launch in 2018. The 154-foot-long... Read more
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The Washington Times
NASA tests new camera on world’s most-powerful rocket, captures never-before-seen detailsthe world’s most-powerful rocket has been captured by NASA. A recent test of t
NASA tests new camera on world’s most-powerful rocket, captures never-before-seen details
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
the world’s most-powerful rocket has been captured by NASA. A recent test of the Qualification Motor 2 (QM-2) booster in Promontory, Utah, was captured by the space agency’s new High Dynamic Range Stereo X camera (HiDyRS-X). The event, which... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Off the Map week Nine: Tangled up in Twilightthe back of a big, shaggy dog. At last I broke out of the woods and onto the b
Off the Map week Nine: Tangled up in Twilight
The Evening Sun / Posted 16 days ago
the back of a big, shaggy dog. At last I broke out of the woods and onto the bare rock at the tip of the peninsula. The promontory appeared to be as seldom visited as I remembered, for lichen crunched loudly beneath my feet, as did the shriveled... Read more
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Times of Malta
Off-roading: the new menacewhich are still inaccessible, as well as treks to remote zones previously unexp
Off-roading: the new menace
Times of Malta / Posted 17 days ago
which are still inaccessible, as well as treks to remote zones previously unexplored, such as the historical and panoramic promontory of Ras il-Wardija in Gozo. The increasing hostility that is expressed by unauthorised signs of every description... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket testPROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a roc
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket test
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
PROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a rocket motor test in that produced amazing footage of the plume. It enabled engineers to study the Space Launch System (SLS) that they hope will one day take astronauts to... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket testPROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a roc
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket test
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 17 days ago
PROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a rocket motor test in that produced amazing footage of the plume. It enabled engineers to study the Space Launch System (SLS) that they hope will one day take astronauts to... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket testPROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a roc
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket test
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 17 days ago
PROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a rocket motor test in that produced amazing footage of the plume. It enabled engineers to study the Space Launch System (SLS) that they hope will one day take astronauts to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket testPROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a roc
NASA's new camera produces amazing video of rocket test
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 17 days ago
PROMONTORY, UT (RNN) - NASA tested a new high dynamic range camera during a rocket motor test in that produced amazing footage of the plume. It enabled engineers to study the Space Launch System (SLS) that they hope will one day take astronauts to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nasa's revolutionary new camera films spectacular rocket launchsecond and final qualification motor (QM-2) test, Tuesday, June 28, at Orbital
Nasa's revolutionary new camera films spectacular rocket launch
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
second and final qualification motor (QM-2) test, Tuesday, June 28, at Orbital ATK Propulsion Systems test facilities in Promontory, Utah The test flight will send Orion into lunar distant retrograde orbit – a wide orbit around the moon that is... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Il Sereno Lago di Como Opens on the Banks of Italy’s Iconic Lake Comohas long seduced visitors with its natural beauty and dramatic vistas of the so
Il Sereno Lago di Como Opens on the Banks of Italy’s Iconic Lake Como
Hospitality Net / Posted 17 days ago
has long seduced visitors with its natural beauty and dramatic vistas of the southern Italian Alps. Situated on a sunny promontory next to the village of Torno and surrounded by peaceful views of Lake Como's natural beauty, lush gardens and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Your favourite hidden Italian gemsand educational, head to the Agro Pontino, in the Lazio region just south of Ro
Your favourite hidden Italian gems
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
and educational, head to the Agro Pontino, in the Lazio region just south of Rome. It is impressively framed by the promontory of Monte Circeo to the south, and the Lepini Hills to the east. The beach, which extends along the whole... Read more
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SUR in English
Green light for new investment in Caminito del Rey walkway. Surinenglish.comcrossroads leading to El Chorro and �lora. The building will be roughly 500 squ
Green light for new investment in Caminito del Rey walkway. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted 18 days ago
crossroads leading to El Chorro and �lora. The building will be roughly 500 square metres and will be made of wood, on a promontory overlooking the Conde del Guadalhorce reservoir, and will act as an information centre and have a gift shop, a... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Goodbye, Orange Julius, hello, Furious SpoonBruce Finkelman and Chicago developer Craig Golden. Their previous collaboratio
Goodbye, Orange Julius, hello, Furious Spoon
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 19 days ago
Bruce Finkelman and Chicago developer Craig Golden. Their previous collaborations include Dusek's, Longman & Eagle and the Promontory. Golden's real estate firm, Blue Star Properties, is redeveloping the building, which it now calls the... Read more
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Quartz
The next big thing in space business is tiny rockets150 feet long, producing 3.6 million pounds of force, and reaching temperatures
The next big thing in space business is tiny rockets
Quartz / Posted 19 days ago
150 feet long, producing 3.6 million pounds of force, and reaching temperatures of nearly 6,000°F during a ground test in Promontory, Utah. The whole rocket is so expensive it will probably only fly twice in the next four years, if at all. A... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Hard miles to build smileswill cover the four points of the Australian mainland compass – Cape York in th
Hard miles to build smiles
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
will cover the four points of the Australian mainland compass – Cape York in the north, Steepe Point in the west, Wilson’s Promontory in the south and Byron Bay in the east But this is no ordinary charitable gesture. Steve and Charlie both have... Read more
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Variety
Tom Hanks Asks $18 Million for Neighboring Homes in Pacific Palisadesin a striking Gwathmey-Siegel designed contemporary of about 14,500-square-feet
Tom Hanks Asks $18 Million for Neighboring Homes in Pacific Palisades
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
in a striking Gwathmey-Siegel designed contemporary of about 14,500-square-feet perched on a private Pacific Palisades promontory with unobstructed city and ocean views. They scooped up the glassy mansion for about $26.1 million in 2010 — the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
George Lucas, Mellody Hobson donate $25 million to Maggie Daley after school groupand see what goes on here to just realize how important it is." The donation c
George Lucas, Mellody Hobson donate $25 million to Maggie Daley after school group
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
and see what goes on here to just realize how important it is." The donation comes after the Chicago Park District closed Promontory Point on Chicago's lakefront to the public in late June for Lucas and Hobson's star-studded wedding reception. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Has the real birthplace of King Arthur been found?monarchs that some have called unreliable. This book was almost certainly comp
Has the real birthplace of King Arthur been found?
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
monarchs that some have called unreliable. This book was almost certainly completed by 1138 at a time when the Tintagel promontory, where the new palace has been discovered, was not inhabited. The medieval castle, that still stands today, was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Shocking photo shows climber dangling off Norwegian rock ledgeNorwegian 'Troll's Tongue' rock Champion Norwegian climber Magnus Midtbo, 27,
Shocking photo shows climber dangling off Norwegian rock ledge
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Norwegian 'Troll's Tongue' rock Champion Norwegian climber Magnus Midtbo, 27, hung of Norway's famous Trolltunga rock promontory The 27-year-old joked he was treating his legs to 'a much needed break' but was wearing a rope and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
August sky watch: Venus, Jupiter conjunction and Perseid Meteor ShowerThe five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an O
August sky watch: Venus, Jupiter conjunction and Perseid Meteor Shower
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
The five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an Orbital ATK facility in Promontory, Utah on June 28, 2016. This is the last test of the booster before being used in a planned test launch in 2018. The 154-foot-long... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 10 best beach holidays in Italyby boat between chi-chi Portofino and the family resort of Camogli. To get ther
The 10 best beach holidays in Italy
Daily Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
by boat between chi-chi Portofino and the family resort of Camogli. To get there, you either trek across the Portofino promontory, or get a ferry (timetables at golfoparadiso.it). As for Da Giovanni (00 39 0185 770 047;... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Space & NASAThe five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an O
Space & NASA
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
The five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an Orbital ATK facility in Promontory, Utah on June 28, 2016. This is the last test of the booster before being used in a planned test launch in 2018. The 154-foot-long... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
As commercial space race grows, student interest takes offThe five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an O
As commercial space race grows, student interest takes off
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
The five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an Orbital ATK facility in Promontory, Utah on June 28, 2016. This is the last test of the booster before being used in a planned test launch in 2018. The 154-foot-long... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
South Side lakefront: Work starting on separate bike, pedestrian pathsthe lakefront." Once complete, the South Side trail split will start at 31st S
South Side lakefront: Work starting on separate bike, pedestrian paths
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
the lakefront." Once complete, the South Side trail split will start at 31st Street Beach and continue south, just shy of Promontory Point and the Museum of Science and Industry. The Park District decided to move forward first with the South Side... Read more
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Orange County Register
2016 housing highlights: Check out O.C.'s record shattering highs - and lows - so farrents reached new heights, too. Orange County saw the highest sale ever of a p
2016 housing highlights: Check out O.C.'s record shattering highs - and lows - so far
Orange County Register / Posted 26 days ago
rents reached new heights, too. Orange County saw the highest sale ever of a publicly listed residence, one set on a twin promontory jutting into the Pacific Ocean. As more homes tipped over the line into seven-digit values, the market for those... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
SpaceX lands second contracted astronaut mission from NASAThe five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an O
SpaceX lands second contracted astronaut mission from NASA
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
The five-segment booster for the Space Launch System had its final test at an Orbital ATK facility in Promontory, Utah on June 28, 2016. This is the last test of the booster before being used in a planned test launch in 2018. The 154-foot-long... Read more
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The Manila Times
The confrontation: A matter of national survivala piece of the continent, A part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the
The confrontation: A matter of national survival
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
a piece of the continent, A part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less. As well as if a promontory were. As well as if a manor of thy friend’s Or of thine own were: Any man’s death diminishes me, Because I am... Read more
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