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This is Oxfordshire
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated filmA RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated film
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 hours ago
A RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-nominated film. Otto Baxter will mix with industry bigwigs at a screening tonight, for starring in and part-producing short film samuel-613. The 28-year-old Steventon... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated filmA RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-
Otto defies disability to give acclaimed performance in Bafta-nominated film
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
A RISING star has defied his Down’s syndrome to play a leading role in a Bafta-nominated film. Otto Baxter will mix with industry bigwigs at a screening tonight, for starring in and part-producing short film samuel-613. The 28-year-old Steventon... Read more
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York Daily Record
Yorktowne Hotel ballroom floor restoredThe York County Industrial Development Authority purchased the historic downtow
Yorktowne Hotel ballroom floor restored
York Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
The York County Industrial Development Authority purchased the historic downtown hotel in December for $1.8 million. One of the first changes the Yorktowne Hotel's new owners are making is refinishing the hotel's ballroom, the site of countless... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County film buff, fans anticipate 'Pretty in Pink' return to theatersLike many fans, she remembers well first seeing the John Hughes-directed classi
McHenry County film buff, fans anticipate 'Pretty in Pink' return to theaters
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
Like many fans, she remembers well first seeing the John Hughes-directed classic at 19 years old. “Just a make-you-smile, feel-good movie,” said Zieman, who later watched the PG-13-rated romantic comedy with her two daughters. “Always good to see it... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
14M proposals and more: Valentine's Day by the numbersThe #1 thing women want for Valentine's Day? Flowers. And roses are a classic c
14M proposals and more: Valentine's Day by the numbers
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
The #1 thing women want for Valentine's Day? Flowers. And roses are a classic choice. Get red ones. Don't get yellow unless that's her favorite color. There should also not be carnations or lilies in the bouquet, as those are for proms and... Read more
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Gazette News
World-class violinist opens more classical doorsAS one of the most famous violinists in the world, Tasmin Little has made it he
World-class violinist opens more classical doors
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
AS one of the most famous violinists in the world, Tasmin Little has made it her mission to make classical music accessible to all. And what better way to do it than by getting more than a million people to download her music for free. Appointed an... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Art, music and cultural festivals 2016: The coolest places to hang next yearFrom Jimi Hendrix to Frida Kahlo; here's what’s hot next year in art, music and
Art, music and cultural festivals 2016: The coolest places to hang next year
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
From Jimi Hendrix to Frida Kahlo; here's what’s hot next year in art, music and all things culture. Social media went a little loco when the Art Gallery of NSW announced it will show work from two of Mexico's most intriguing 20th-century artists –... Read more
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Northumberland Today
AROUND TOWN: Feel the love in downtown CobourgThe warmth of love (or at least of a great bargain) will take away the winter c
AROUND TOWN: Feel the love in downtown Cobourg
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
The warmth of love (or at least of a great bargain) will take away the winter chill in downtown Cobourg Saturday with the annual Downtown Business Improvement Area’s Feel The Love event. Along with some wonderful in-store promotions, you will enjoy... Read more
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E! Online
Maksim Chmerkovskiy Shares Yearbook Photo...and a Bittersweet StoryAw, Maksim Chmerkovskiy was so adorable in high school! The fan-favorite, rugg
Maksim Chmerkovskiy Shares Yearbook Photo...and a Bittersweet Story
E! Online / Posted 5 days ago
Aw, Maksim Chmerkovskiy was so adorable in high school! The fan-favorite, rugged 36-year-old dance pro, choreographer and former Dancing With the Stars cast member posted on his Instagram page Friday a yearbook photo, showing him smiling and looking... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama school officials reviewing rules for transgender studentsAlabama education officials have spent the last few weeks reviewing legal issue
Alabama school officials reviewing rules for transgender students
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
Alabama education officials have spent the last few weeks reviewing legal issues associated with transgender students and access to locker rooms and bathrooms on school properties. Officials with the Alabama Association of School Boards -- during... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
29 years, 3 children and 5 beloved dogsLast month's storm reminded me of the weekend my wife and I got married at Sain
29 years, 3 children and 5 beloved dogs
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Last month's storm reminded me of the weekend my wife and I got married at Saints Phillip and James Church near Johns Hopkins University: a lot of snow on the ground, a little panic and a lot of good will despite the circumstances. There were high... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The L.A. Phil's mesmerizing Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla leaps to the Birmingham orchestraThe announcement Thursday that a 29-year-old assistant conductor of the Los Ang
The L.A. Phil's mesmerizing Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla leaps to the Birmingham orchestra
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
The announcement Thursday that a 29-year-old assistant conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic will become the next music director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is a very big deal for the cause of female conductors and for the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Fashion show helps send underprivileged teens to promDuring the last nine years, Cinderella's Closet of Monmouth County has helped p
Fashion show helps send underprivileged teens to prom
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
During the last nine years, Cinderella's Closet of Monmouth County has helped provide thousands of underprivileged New Jersey high school students with everything they need for their proms, including dresses and tuxedos, accessories, shoes and makeup... Read more
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Harrow Times
Best foot forward for St Luke's HospiceA pensioner is set to put his best foot forward for St Luke's Hospice. Hugo Ho
Best foot forward for St Luke's Hospice
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
A pensioner is set to put his best foot forward for St Luke's Hospice. Hugo Hodge has challenged himself to complete a gruelling 81-mile walk in just five days to raise funds and awareness for the Kenton-based charity. The 66-year-old will be... Read more
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Gramophone
New music at the heart of BBC Radio 3 anniversaryStation marks 70th anniversary of its predecessor the Third Programme in Septem
New music at the heart of BBC Radio 3 anniversary
Gramophone / Posted 9 days ago
Station marks 70th anniversary of its predecessor the Third Programme in September New music will be at the heart of BBC Radio 3's celebration of the 70th anniversary of its predecessor, the Third Programme, this September. Three established... Read more
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Northern Echo
Charity champion inspired to give wedding services for freeBusiness owner Ms Ellis said: “I used to work at Poppy Bridal, on Duke Street (
Charity champion inspired to give wedding services for free
Northern Echo / Posted 10 days ago
Business owner Ms Ellis said: “I used to work at Poppy Bridal, on Duke Street (in Darlington), and there was a gap in the market that I noticed, but two kids later and I’ve been able to finally start The Bride’s Maid. “Often brides and girls at... Read more
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Daily Press
York County church to host 'A Night to Shine' for people with special needsFor one night in February, a York County church is hoping to provide "A Night t
York County church to host 'A Night to Shine' for people with special needs
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
For one night in February, a York County church is hoping to provide "A Night to Shine" for about 100 people with special needs. The Feb. 12 prom at Northside Christian Church, open to people with special needs who are 16 and older, will include a... Read more
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ChillicotheNews
Students pay tribute to businessmanJames Beemer was a Chillicothe businessman who touched many lives though his br
Students pay tribute to businessman
ChillicotheNews / Posted 13 days ago
James Beemer was a Chillicothe businessman who touched many lives though his bricks and mortar downtown men’s clothing business and his community and school support. His business was unique in that he served clients during special moments in their... Read more
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ChillicotheNews
James Robert Beemer, 70, peacefully passed away in his home surrounded by his family on January 25, 2016. James was born to Ho
James Robert Beemer, 70, peacefully passed away
ChillicotheNews / Posted 14 days ago
in his home surrounded by his family on January 25, 2016. James was born to Horace and Agatha (Farrens) Beemer in Clarinda, Iowa on June 25, 1945. He graduated from Bedford (IA) High School in 1964... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Tim Tebow Foundation�s Night to Shine prom grows to 48 statesWednesday, January 27, 11:19 AM EST The proms will occur simultaneously in chu
Tim Tebow Foundation�s Night to Shine prom grows to 48 states
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
Wednesday, January 27, 11:19 AM EST The proms will occur simultaneously in churches around the world Feb. 12. �When I was 15 years old, I began to realize the importance of fighting for people who can�t fight for themselves,� said Tebow. �As a... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Wishes come trueWhen Kathy Macchiaverna and Timi Narehood, who both have daughters, started the
Wishes come true
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
When Kathy Macchiaverna and Timi Narehood, who both have daughters, started the outreach ministry they thought it was a good idea to help girls lower the cost of prom season and other special occasions. Macchiaverna began Cinderella's Closet after... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Blues legend Joe Bonamassa to appear at Hoghton TowerLEGENDARY blues guitarist Joe Bonamassa will pay tribute to some of his seminal
Blues legend Joe Bonamassa to appear at Hoghton Tower
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
LEGENDARY blues guitarist Joe Bonamassa will pay tribute to some of his seminal influences when he headlines a three-day musical spectacular in East Lancashire. The native New Yorker will bring his 'Salute to the British Blues Explosion', featuring... Read more
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Evening Standard
Philharmonia / John Wilson, review: ideal fare for a Sunday afternoonVaughan Williams’s mighty choral Sea Symphony begins with billowing arpeggios a
Philharmonia / John Wilson, review: ideal fare for a Sunday afternoon
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
Vaughan Williams’s mighty choral Sea Symphony begins with billowing arpeggios and ends with a transcendental journey into the great unknown, worthy of Walt Whitman’s text. The “intrepid sailors” in this stirring Philharmonia performance were the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Santa Clara County: Volunteers wanted for special needs promCalvary Church in Los Gatos is joining more than 200 churches worldwide by host
Santa Clara County: Volunteers wanted for special needs prom
Oakland Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Calvary Church in Los Gatos is joining more than 200 churches worldwide by hosting a "Night to Shine" prom for special needs people who are at least 16 years old, and hundreds of local volunteers are still needed to ensure the success of the free... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Rock legend Joe Bonamassa to play gig in BlackpoolUS blues and rock musician Joe Bonamassa is to headline at Lancashire’s Symphon
Rock legend Joe Bonamassa to play gig in Blackpool
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
US blues and rock musician Joe Bonamassa is to headline at Lancashire’s Symphony at the Tower event as part of only five UK dates in 2016. Billed as 'Joe Bonamassa in concert: A salute to the British Blue explosion', Bonamassa will pay homage to... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Children with special needs celebrate 'life-changing' gig at Royal Albert HallBUDDING rockstars at Winchester's special school have released a new video of t
Children with special needs celebrate 'life-changing' gig at Royal Albert Hall
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
BUDDING rockstars at Winchester's special school have released a new video of their "life-changing" performance at the Royal Albert Hall. Pupils from Osborne School wowed the famous venue at the Music for Youth Proms just before Christmas, topping... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Helped by Tebow, churches hosting proms for special-needs youthTAMPA — Taylor Atkinson never made it to his high school prom, but an annual ev
Helped by Tebow, churches hosting proms for special-needs youth
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
TAMPA — Taylor Atkinson never made it to his high school prom, but an annual event sponsored by Tim Tebow gives the cerebral palsy and autism patient another chance — at age 23. “Once he got in there, he danced with every pretty girl there,” said... Read more
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Payson Roundup
A special night for special peopleThey had such a great time they can’t wait to do it again, said Teresa Chernov,
A special night for special people
Payson Roundup / Posted 22 days ago
They had such a great time they can’t wait to do it again, said Teresa Chernov, the organizer of the first-ever ball for special people. “So many people on the way out were like, ‘Are we going to do this again?’” she said. Chernov was talking about... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
What's the year been like for last year's Danny Kyle winnersCELTIC Connections always brings music superstars to Glasgow - but the event al
What's the year been like for last year's Danny Kyle winners
EveningTimes Online / Posted 22 days ago
CELTIC Connections always brings music superstars to Glasgow - but the event also spotlights unknown talent. The Danny Kyle Open Stage, of which the Evening Times is media partner, takes place every day from 5pm at the Royal Concert Hall, in honour... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Bulletin Board- Project Grad to host prom fashion show South Brunswick High School Project G
Bulletin Board
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
- Project Grad to host prom fashion show South Brunswick High School Project Graduation will host its annual Prom Preview Fashion Show 7-9 p.m. on Jan. 23 at the school, 750 Ridge Road, Monmouth Junction. More than 40 seniors and juniors will walk... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For 70 years, prom-dress shop right fitPHILADELPHIA -- Long before prom queens became a focus of reality TV, Philadelp
For 70 years, prom-dress shop right fit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
PHILADELPHIA -- Long before prom queens became a focus of reality TV, Philadelphia's Zinni family was outfitting young women for the big dance. What Jennie and Louis Zinni did not have to contend with when they opened for business in 1946 was social... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Classic pairing for top notch Forum concertFOR those who missed, or would like another similar five star showing of the Ma
Classic pairing for top notch Forum concert
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
FOR those who missed, or would like another similar five star showing of the Manchester Camerata and Jennifer Pike performance for the Lakeland Sinfonia Concert Society in December, the prominent pairing appear together again at Barrow's Forum on... Read more
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Babyology
Take the kids behind the scenes at Sydney's Opera House these holidays!Have you ever been to Sydney’s Opera House? It seems an odd question to ask abo
Take the kids behind the scenes at Sydney's Opera House these holidays!
Babyology / Posted 26 days ago
Have you ever been to Sydney’s Opera House? It seems an odd question to ask about one of our country’s best-loved icons, but plenty of people have never actually been inside – and you should. In fact, go one better and take the kids not just to see a... Read more
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Philly.com
Love: Rosemary Connors and Benjamin CrossHer timing was excellent. Tony had been looking to set up his pal. He suggested
Love: Rosemary Connors and Benjamin Cross
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
Her timing was excellent. Tony had been looking to set up his pal. He suggested a double date the next night. Rosemary's attraction to Ben was instant. "He is tall and handsome. We were both 27 then, but he struck me as mature." Ben was interested,... Read more
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Gramophone
First BBC Proms 2016 concerts revealed as the Ten Pieces project continuesSecondary school students will be given the opportunity to perform at the Proms
First BBC Proms 2016 concerts revealed as the Ten Pieces project continues
Gramophone / Posted 27 days ago
Secondary school students will be given the opportunity to perform at the Proms on July 23 and 24 The BBC has announced that it will continue its Ten Pieces initiative, which is designed to encourage school children to explore classical music, with... Read more
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Gazette
Don't panic! The Court Players have it covered in their production of Panic Stations at The Memorial Hall, RangeworthyTHE Court Players' next production is "Panic Stations" by Derek Benfield, which
Don't panic! The Court Players have it covered in their production of Panic Stations at The Memorial Hall, Rangeworthy
Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
THE Court Players' next production is "Panic Stations" by Derek Benfield, which will be performed at The Memorial Hall, Rangeworthy on 25 - 27 February at 7.30pm. Eager to enjoy some peace and quiet, English gentleman Chester Dreadnought has bought... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Annual Mom Prom tickets on saleThe BrAva Mom Prom is hosted by BrAva, the Mid-Ohio Valley's childhood cancer a
Annual Mom Prom tickets on sale
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
The BrAva Mom Prom is hosted by BrAva, the Mid-Ohio Valley's childhood cancer awareness and funding organization. Both previous proms sold out within minutes. This year, the women-only event will be held at the Dyson Baudo Recreation Center at... Read more
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The Morning Sun
Dress sale offers jump start for prom shoppersPITTSBURG — Prom season is coming quickly, and with it all the expense and chal
Dress sale offers jump start for prom shoppers
The Morning Sun / Posted 28 days ago
PITTSBURG — Prom season is coming quickly, and with it all the expense and challenges of finding the perfect dress, hair accessories, jewelry, makeup and paying for it all.An event this weekend gives prom shoppers the opportunity to get ahead of the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Former Sewickley train station fit to become gymAn iconic Sewickley building that once was a train station and later attracted
Former Sewickley train station fit to become gym
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
An iconic Sewickley building that once was a train station and later attracted many prominent musicians of the Big Band era, including Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington is about to get a workout. The nearly 130-year-old Sewickley train station at... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Former Channelview QB Jalen Hurts did his part in helping Alabama win national titleMore and more, talented high school football recruits are graduating early, get
Former Channelview QB Jalen Hurts did his part in helping Alabama win national title
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
More and more, talented high school football recruits are graduating early, getting on their respective college campus and beginning the next step in their careers. And while most of these incoming freshmen skip high school proms and other spring... Read more
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Daily Mail
Professional cellist reveals how she hid alcohol addictionProfessional cellist reveals she hid her alcohol addiction by sipping vodka on
Professional cellist reveals how she hid alcohol addiction
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Professional cellist reveals she hid her alcohol addiction by sipping vodka on stage from a water bottle Rachael Lander, 31, started drinking after teen heartbreak Talented cellist realised alcohol took the edge off her nerves She would smuggle... Read more
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chad
‘Proms are costly and create peer pressure’ says headteacher over celebration stormA headteacher has defended the decision not to organise an end-of-year prom for
‘Proms are costly and create peer pressure’ says headteacher over celebration storm
chad / Posted 29 days ago
A headteacher has defended the decision not to organise an end-of-year prom for students, saying it creates pressure on students to have ‘the most expensive outfit’. Heather Scott, interim principal of Vision Studio School in Mansfield, says a... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Should England have its own national anthem for sporting events? When English sporting teams play in the national arena they sing God Save the
Should England have its own national anthem for sporting events?
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 29 days ago
When English sporting teams play in the national arena they sing God Save the Queen. But should they have a different anthem, specific to England, as Wales and Scotland do? It is a... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Should England have its own national anthem for sporting events? When English sporting teams play in the national arena they sing God Save the
Should England have its own national anthem for sporting events?
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
When English sporting teams play in the national arena they sing God Save the Queen. But should they have a different anthem, specific to England, as Wales and Scotland do? It is a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist marks 50 yearsAfter 50 years in business, the owners of Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist know what
Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist marks 50 years
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
After 50 years in business, the owners of Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist know what makes their store special. “Everyone is going to come out of here looking good,” said co-owner Camillo Tramontana. Even so, a lot can change in five decades. “When we... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist marks 50 yearsAfter 50 years in business, the owners of Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist know what
Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist marks 50 years
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
After 50 years in business, the owners of Camillo’s Tuxedo Specialist know what makes their store special. “Everyone is going to come out of here looking good,” said co-owner Camillo Tramontana. Even so, a lot can change in five decades. “When we... Read more
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People Magazine
Tim Tebow Is Organizing More Than 200 Proms for People with Special Needs Last year, the former NFL quarterback – and current SEC Network analyst – cre
Tim Tebow Is Organizing More Than 200 Proms for People with Special Needs
People Magazine / Posted 30 days ago
Last year, the former NFL quarterback – and current SEC Network analyst – created a special prom night for thousands of people with disabilities. During Valentine's Day... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Drury Lodge guests, patrons reminisce as demolition beginsDemolition of Drury Lodge begins Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in Cape Girardeau. The
Drury Lodge guests, patrons reminisce as demolition begins
Standard Democrat / Posted 30 days ago
Demolition of Drury Lodge begins Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in Cape Girardeau. The longstanding hotel will be the future site of the new conference center and hotel, a partnership between the City of Cape Girardeau and Drury Southwest Inc. LAURA SIMON ~... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
With dog, palette and RV, Freeport artist makes a living on the road Posted Jan. 9, 2016 at 5:30 AM Posted Jan. 9, 2016 at 5:30 AM FREEPORT — Te
With dog, palette and RV, Freeport artist makes a living on the road
The Journal-Standard / Posted 1 months ago
Posted Jan. 9, 2016 at 5:30 AM Posted Jan. 9, 2016 at 5:30 AM FREEPORT — Teri Runte was not the kind of kid who carried around a sketch book.She earned a bachelor's degree in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Orcs, pubs and evensong: a literary stroll around John Carey’s OxfordThe spires are dreamy against a stark blue sky. It is the kind of spring day yo
Orcs, pubs and evensong: a literary stroll around John Carey’s Oxford
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
The spires are dreamy against a stark blue sky. It is the kind of spring day you would wish for in Prague, but I am in the “scepter’d isle”, in the city of Oxford. Like Jude the Obscure, I am an outsider, avoiding cycling scholars as I stop at yet... Read more
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