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iol.co.za
Franschhoek versus FlorenceNorth Africans selling Chinese handbags, this in particular made me smile. If
Franschhoek versus Florence
iol.co.za / Posted 19 minutes ago
North Africans selling Chinese handbags, this in particular made me smile. If you want to see David, the masterpiece of Renaissance sculpture, you have to be prepared to stand in line for hours. I stayed in one of the small and quaint villages... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
#tbt: This Day in History for Sept. 28Union’s financial crisis. 1389: Medici born Medici family members were some o
#tbt: This Day in History for Sept. 28
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted an hour ago
Union’s financial crisis. 1389: Medici born Medici family members were some of the most well-known patrons of the arts in Renaissance Italy — and they’re now an obsession of Kanye West. “I am Warhol,” West said in a radio interview. “I am the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Go (north) west: how tourism is faring in Donegal, Mayo and Sligohas ended. Despite the regularly inclement weather, it has become one of the fi
Go (north) west: how tourism is faring in Donegal, Mayo and Sligo
The Irish Times / Posted 2 hours ago
has ended. Despite the regularly inclement weather, it has become one of the finest surfing hotspots in Europe – a welcome renaissance for a town that was a mecca for domestic tourists in times past. Shane Smyth is the Discover Bundoran tourism... Read more
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Salon.com
Puerto Rico finds unexpected source of growth in agriculturewith more traditional crops such as plantains and pineapples. The U.S. territo
Puerto Rico finds unexpected source of growth in agriculture
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
with more traditional crops such as plantains and pineapples. The U.S. territory is seeing something of an agricultural renaissance as new farms spring up across the island, supplying an increasing number of farmers’ markets and restaurants to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
County launches pay studyCounty officials launched a county employee compensation and classification stu
County launches pay study
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 hours ago
County officials launched a county employee compensation and classification study Tuesday with a public meeting at Oakhill Renaissance Place, which was attended by several dozen officials from a broad range of county government departments. The... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Higgins requests train station studyCentral Terminal offer exciting possibilities and challenges. "What leads you
Higgins requests train station study
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 hours ago
Central Terminal offer exciting possibilities and challenges. "What leads you to believe that there could be this great Renaissance of rail travel?" asked 2 On Your Side’s Kelly Dudzik. "Well, that's another issue all together. That requires... Read more
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FOX News
Puerto Rico Finds Unexpected Source Of Growth In Agriculturewith more traditional crops such as plantains and pineapples. The U.S. territo
Puerto Rico Finds Unexpected Source Of Growth In Agriculture
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
with more traditional crops such as plantains and pineapples. The U.S. territory is seeing something of an agricultural renaissance as new farms spring up across the island, supplying an increasing number of farmers' markets and restaurants to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mahoning pay study to evaluate compensation by locale, position, consultant saysCounty officials launched a county employee compensation and classification stu
Mahoning pay study to evaluate compensation by locale, position, consultant says
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 hours ago
County officials launched a county employee compensation and classification study Tuesday with a public meeting at Oakhill Renaissance Place, which was attended by several dozen officials from a broad range of county government departments. The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Shimon Peres, Israel’s hidden hawk, was the father of a nation’s military mightconcerns must take the highest priority and that any chance of peace is ultimat
Shimon Peres, Israel’s hidden hawk, was the father of a nation’s military might
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
concerns must take the highest priority and that any chance of peace is ultimately contingent on Israel’s strength.” MIDDLE EAST: MORE FROM THE GLOBE AND MAIL Could this built-from-scratch city start a Palestinian renaissance? Take a tour of Ra... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Mayors, leaders gather in Columbus to discuss challenges in their communitiesalso focused on those neighborhoods during his opening remarks. “If we’re leav
Mayors, leaders gather in Columbus to discuss challenges in their communities
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 hours ago
also focused on those neighborhoods during his opening remarks. “If we’re leaving neighborhoods behind, it’s not a true renaissance,” Fisher said. The mayors also talked about how to attract and keep millennials in their cities as they grow... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Developers plan $6 million project in Buffalo’s African-American Heritage Corridorprocess. M&T Bank will also provide short-term business loans, while the invest
Developers plan $6 million project in Buffalo’s African-American Heritage Corridor
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 hours ago
process. M&T Bank will also provide short-term business loans, while the investors will apply to the Buffalo Economic Renaissance Corp. for a short-term bridge loan. “It’s not going to mean anything for anybody, but we want to do something... Read more
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Boston Globe
Maine councilor urges support for Revere slots parlorvoters to keep an open mind about a proposed slots parlor in Revere, saying a s
Maine councilor urges support for Revere slots parlor
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
voters to keep an open mind about a proposed slots parlor in Revere, saying a similar facility contributed to a “downtown renaissance” in his city. But Celeste Ribeiro Myers, an East Boston resident who leads a group that opposes the Revere plan,... Read more
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Breitbart
Clinton Cash: Billionaires Donate to Hillary 20-to-1 over TrumpSoros is the 17th-richest person in the country with $24.7 billion, according t
Clinton Cash: Billionaires Donate to Hillary 20-to-1 over Trump
Breitbart / Posted 7 hours ago
Soros is the 17th-richest person in the country with $24.7 billion, according to the index. The co-founder of hedge fund Renaissance Technologies — and former NSA codebreaker — James Simons, is the second-biggest spender, giving $7 million to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pursuing revitalization in Buffalo’s inner cityprocess. M&T Bank will also provide short-term business loans, while the invest
Pursuing revitalization in Buffalo’s inner city
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 hours ago
process. M&T Bank will also provide short-term business loans, while the investors will apply to the Buffalo Economic Renaissance Corp. for a short-term bridge loan. “It’s not going to mean anything for anybody, but we want to do something... Read more
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PhysOrg
A hot market for IPOs shows itself — at least for a weekprofit margins also made the leap in recent days, fueling the year's busiest we
A hot market for IPOs shows itself — at least for a week
PhysOrg / Posted 8 hours ago
profit margins also made the leap in recent days, fueling the year's busiest week for IPOs, according to money manager Renaissance Capital. Auto lubricant maker Valvoline had the largest of eight offerings, hauling in $660 million. The group,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Is NAFTA really the ‘worst deal ever’?the US economy enjoyed one of strongest sustained periods of economic growth in
Is NAFTA really the ‘worst deal ever’?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
the US economy enjoyed one of strongest sustained periods of economic growth in the post-WWII era,” Neil Dutta, head of U.S. economics for forecaster Renaissance Macro Research, wrote Tuesday in a note to investors. “So, how bad could it have b... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Developers plan $6M project on Buffalo’s African-American Heritage Corridorprocess. M&T Bank will also provide short-term business loans, while the invest
Developers plan $6M project on Buffalo’s African-American Heritage Corridor
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
process. M&T Bank will also provide short-term business loans, while the investors will apply to the Buffalo Economic Renaissance Corp. for a short-term bridge loan. “It’s not going to mean anything for anybody but we want to do something for... Read more
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CNET
Microsoft reveals Lumia 950, 950 XL smartphonesmore than a vanity project, though it's still important. Smartphones have becom
Microsoft reveals Lumia 950, 950 XL smartphones
CNET / Posted 10 hours ago
more than a vanity project, though it's still important. Smartphones have become a key to the tech industry, sparking a renaissance that turned Apple into the world's most highly valued company and Google's software into one of the most widely... Read more
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CNET
Stove and oven buying guidefor dehydrating. This is wonderful if you use a separate, standalone dehydrator
Stove and oven buying guide
CNET / Posted 11 hours ago
for dehydrating. This is wonderful if you use a separate, standalone dehydrator and are looking to consolidate.This Dacor Renaissance Double Wall Oven has low enough temps to dehydrate food. Colin West McDonald/CNET Sabbath modeAccording to... Read more
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Black Press USA
Citizen Newspaper Publisher William Garth, Sr. Dies at 79Patricia O’Flynn Pattillo and publisher of The Milwaukee Community Journal had
Citizen Newspaper Publisher William Garth, Sr. Dies at 79
Black Press USA / Posted 11 hours ago
Patricia O’Flynn Pattillo and publisher of The Milwaukee Community Journal had this to say about Garth. “Mr. Garth was a Renaissance man. Born in the Jim Crow south and re-birthed in Chicago’s windy city, he was passionate about justice, equality... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Medical offices planned on growing section of Warren Countyof Interstate 75 along Ohio 122 and the Middletown-Franklin Twp. border in Warr
Medical offices planned on growing section of Warren County
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 hours ago
of Interstate 75 along Ohio 122 and the Middletown-Franklin Twp. border in Warren County. The medical offices would be located between Fenwick High School and the Renaissance residential development in Middletown, just west of the town of... Read more
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Philly.com
A 29 percent tuition cut caps renaissance at La Sallehope the lower sticker price will convince middle class families that a La Sall
A 29 percent tuition cut caps renaissance at La Salle
Philly.com / Posted 13 hours ago
hope the lower sticker price will convince middle class families that a La Salle education is within their reach. "It's a renaissance of sorts, and it's kind of neat to be on the ground floor," said William Price, chemistry department chair and... Read more
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express
M Night Shyamalan new film has most shocking twist yet: Yup, it actually looks BRILLIANTemotional core." Tweets immediately after the screening were effusive with pra
M Night Shyamalan new film has most shocking twist yet: Yup, it actually looks BRILLIANT
express / Posted 13 hours ago
emotional core." Tweets immediately after the screening were effusive with praise and enthusiasm for the writer/director's renaissance. One said: "Good Lord, try not to let anyone spoil the last minute of Shyamalan's #Split for you. The audience... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
10 reasons why Munich Airport is the best in Europeto the Feldherrnhalle (the scene of Hitler’s unsuccessful “beer hall putsch” in
10 reasons why Munich Airport is the best in Europe
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
to the Feldherrnhalle (the scene of Hitler’s unsuccessful “beer hall putsch” in 1923), a grandiose loggia copied from the Renaissance Loggia dei Lanzi in Florence. Across the square is the Renaissance façade of the massive Residenz Palace complex.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
The great walled towns of Europeof Lucca is its iconic ramparts, which form a 2½-mile circle around the entire
The great walled towns of Europe
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 hours ago
of Lucca is its iconic ramparts, which form a 2½-mile circle around the entire town. Despite having Europe’s mightiest Renaissance wall, Lucca hasn’t seen a battle since 1430. Instead, locals treat their ramparts like a circular park, lined... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Heat Day Declared By Santa Paula School DistrictDAY GUIDELINE: Grades K-5 will be dismissed at 11:50 a.m. Grades 6-8 will be
Heat Day Declared By Santa Paula School District
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 14 hours ago
DAY GUIDELINE: Grades K-5 will be dismissed at 11:50 a.m. Grades 6-8 will be dismissed at 12:35 p.m. Grades 9-12 will be dismissed at 12:35 p.m. (EXCEPT Renaissance High School) Classes are expected to return to normal release times on Tu... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
St. Louis Renaissance Festival Oct. 16 in WentzvilleST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Are you ready to celebrate what some are calling St. Loui
St. Louis Renaissance Festival Oct. 16 in Wentzville
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 14 hours ago
ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Are you ready to celebrate what some are calling St. Louis’s Favorite Festival? The St. Louis Renaissance Festival runs now through October 16th at Rotary Park in Wentzville. The event will feature live armored jousting, five... Read more
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News 8000
Drake drops action-packed short filmDrake just reminded his fans that he's a renaissance man -- not just a musician
Drake drops action-packed short film
News 8000 / Posted 14 hours ago
Drake just reminded his fans that he's a renaissance man -- not just a musician, but an actor as well. On Monday the rapper released a short film titled "Please Forgive Me" exclusively on Apple Music. The 20 minute long production is based on his... Read more
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USA Today
Over-the-top inauguration packages at D.C. hotelsfor 10 in the Book Room, a private dinner for 10 and nightly amenities such as
Over-the-top inauguration packages at D.C. hotels
USA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
for 10 in the Book Room, a private dinner for 10 and nightly amenities such as a three-angle Smartphone camera lens. The Renaissance Washington D.C. Downtown also has a $60,000 package. Guests will get four nights in the presidential suite with a... Read more
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Northern Echo
New university campus opens on North Yorkshire coastthe country to reside here and in turn boost the local economy. “This opening
New university campus opens on North Yorkshire coast
Northern Echo / Posted 14 hours ago
the country to reside here and in turn boost the local economy. “This opening comes as Scarborough undergoes an incredible renaissance with the opening of the new multimillion pound waterpark Alpamare, investment into Scarborough Spa, the harbour,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Living in the age of reactionaries | Commentarythe gifts of the dead to make the present a little sweeter and deeper. Many of
Living in the age of reactionaries | Commentary
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 hours ago
the gifts of the dead to make the present a little sweeter and deeper. Many of history's most inspiring leaps forward (the Renaissance) came from a blending of past cultural and spiritual wisdom with present technological advance. The global... Read more
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International Business Times
Bagpipers and blustery winds accompany first ever US shale gas shipment to UKWere it not for this project, the refinery would have closed long time ago. Tod
Bagpipers and blustery winds accompany first ever US shale gas shipment to UK
International Business Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Were it not for this project, the refinery would have closed long time ago. Today is nothing short of the beginning of a renaissance. "Furthermore, the development can help reverse the decline in UK manufacturing. We have the lowest levels of... Read more
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MLive.com
Stein Haus, popular Bay City bar with German theme, to close its doorsGerman ambiance there." The news comes at a time when downtown Bay City — and
Stein Haus, popular Bay City bar with German theme, to close its doors
MLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
German ambiance there." The news comes at a time when downtown Bay City — and especially Third Street — is undergoing a renaissance. Earlier this year, business owner Avram Golden installed a canvass of LED lights above Third Street called the... Read more
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Business Wire
Mais de trinta apresentações de dados durante o Congresso da União Mundial das Sociedades de Tratamento de Feridas (World Union of Wound Healing Societies) ampliam conjunto de provas do portfólio da Acelitye Tegaderm™ no tratamento de pacientes com diversas comorbidades e feridas comp
Mais de trinta apresentações de dados durante o Congresso da União Mundial das Sociedades de Tratamento de Feridas (World Union of Wound Healing Societies) ampliam conjunto de provas do portfólio da Acelity
Business Wire / Posted 15 hours ago
e Tegaderm™ no tratamento de pacientes com diversas comorbidades e feridas complexas. Quarta-feira, 28 de setembro, Hall Renaissance, 8h às 11h, Sessão 3A Uso de transplante de pele epidérmica e curativos de silicone não adesivos em pacientes... Read more
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Business Insider
Consumer confidence surges to post-recession highthose expecting incomes to increase dropped to 17.1% from 18.5%. "Consumers ar
Consumer confidence surges to post-recession high
Business Insider / Posted 15 hours ago
those expecting incomes to increase dropped to 17.1% from 18.5%. "Consumers are not buying into 'doom and gloom' right now. It is amazing that the election is as close as it is ... " wrote Renaissance Macro's Neil Dutta in a note after the r... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
DAVID LYTTLE TRIOattending any event.Similar Events Frenemies: Aberdeen Early Music CollectiveO
DAVID LYTTLE TRIO
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 15 hours ago
attending any event.Similar Events Frenemies: Aberdeen Early Music CollectiveOn 29 Sep 2016(Thursday Only)A collection of renaissance/baroque music from the Aberdeen Early Music Ensemble Student Choir of Nankai UniversityOn 02 Oct 2016(Sunday... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Another luxury condo planned for Billionaire's Rowit would be the latest luxury condo on the strip that has become known as Billi
Another luxury condo planned for Billionaire's Row
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 hours ago
it would be the latest luxury condo on the strip that has become known as Billionaire's Row. In 2009, Feil bought the Neo-Renaissance-style property from Harry Macklowe for $59 million. More real estate news Building Blocks: The resurrection of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Mahoning County officials launch pay studythis morning with a public meeting attended by several dozen county officials f
Mahoning County officials launch pay study
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 hours ago
this morning with a public meeting attended by several dozen county officials from a broad range of departments at Oakhill Renaissance Place. The meeting followed the county commissioners’ June 30 hiring of Evergreen Solutions LLC of Tallahassee,... Read more
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ajc.com
Eleven Fulton County eighth-graders win $10K college scholarshipsPaul D. West Middle School, East Point Nina Pates, Bear Creek Middle School, F
Eleven Fulton County eighth-graders win $10K college scholarships
ajc.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Paul D. West Middle School, East Point Nina Pates, Bear Creek Middle School, Fairburn Victor Hugo Pedroza Carrasco, Renaissance Middle School, Fairburn Skylar VanOrden, Northwestern Middle School, Alpharetta Miriam Zetina-Hernandez,... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Erdos at Home — options with styleAnyone who thinks Erdos at Home is exactly the same as I.O. Metro, the retailer
Erdos at Home — options with style
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 hours ago
Anyone who thinks Erdos at Home is exactly the same as I.O. Metro, the retailer that formerly occupied its space at Renaissance at Colony Park in Ridgeland, should think again. “We carried over 22 items from I.O. Metro,” said John Erdos, CEO and... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Copperas Creek Fire makes a special visit to care center residenta special visit to a resident of the town many people know as the man who waves
Copperas Creek Fire makes a special visit to care center resident
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 16 hours ago
a special visit to a resident of the town many people know as the man who waves to them. Terry A. is a resident of the Renaissance Care Center in Norris, a Fulton County village about 10 minutes north of Canton. He often sits near the road in... Read more
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Newsmax
This Is How Wall Street Is Scoring Round 1 of Clinton vs. Trumppeso rebounded from a record low and haven assets including the yen and gold fe
This Is How Wall Street Is Scoring Round 1 of Clinton vs. Trump
Newsmax / Posted 17 hours ago
peso rebounded from a record low and haven assets including the yen and gold fell." Neil Dutta, head of U.S. economics at Renaissance Macro Research: "The easiest way for HRC to respond to Trump's attacks on NAFTA is to state that NAFTA came into... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Discovering the sublime, avoiding the ridiculous at ArtPrizetriptych in which a traditional flower arrangement shatters into fragments. Bot
Discovering the sublime, avoiding the ridiculous at ArtPrize
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
triptych in which a traditional flower arrangement shatters into fragments. Both pieces find way of channeling the past — Renaissance tapestries, 18th Century Dutch still-life painting — into distinctive and fresh contemporary works. (The museum... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Automotive Valhalla: You’ll get there in a Pagani Huayra BCparts for Formula One teams, and sketching out no-compromise street machines.
Automotive Valhalla: You’ll get there in a Pagani Huayra BC
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
parts for Formula One teams, and sketching out no-compromise street machines. Pagani’s hero is Leonardo da Vinci, the Renaissance genius who believed that “art and science can work hand in hand.” After my encounter with the Huayra BC, I... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Food at Carpaccio is a work of artItaly, there lived a man named Vittore Carpaccio who would become known as one
Food at Carpaccio is a work of art
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 18 hours ago
Italy, there lived a man named Vittore Carpaccio who would become known as one of the greatest painters of the Italian Renaissance. Centuries later, Carpaccio Ristorante and Bar operates in Niagara Falls on Lundy’s Lane, inspired by the artist... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Food at Carpaccio is a work of artItaly, there lived a man named Vittore Carpaccio who would become known as one
Food at Carpaccio is a work of art
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 18 hours ago
Italy, there lived a man named Vittore Carpaccio who would become known as one of the greatest painters of the Italian Renaissance. Centuries later, Carpaccio Ristorante and Bar operates in Niagara Falls on Lundy’s Lane, inspired by the artist... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Food at Carpaccio is a work of artItaly, there lived a man named Vittore Carpaccio who would become known as one
Food at Carpaccio is a work of art
Welland Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
Italy, there lived a man named Vittore Carpaccio who would become known as one of the greatest painters of the Italian Renaissance. Centuries later, Carpaccio Ristorante and Bar operates in Niagara Falls on Lundy’s Lane, inspired by the artist... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why wine is integral to Persian culturepsyche, however. In the wake of the Arab invasion in the seventh century A.D.,
Why wine is integral to Persian culture
Namibia Economist / Posted 19 hours ago
psyche, however. In the wake of the Arab invasion in the seventh century A.D., Iran experienced its most profound cultural renaissance. Longing for a revival of the suppressed Persian language and Iranian culture, the Samanids (819-999 A.D.) were... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Montgomery Chamber hosts 9th annual Diversity SummitThe Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 9th annual Diversity Summ
Montgomery Chamber hosts 9th annual Diversity Summit
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 20 hours ago
The Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 9th annual Diversity Summit Tuesday at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center. The theme for this year's summit is "The Business of Diversity", focusing on how business and diversity go hand... Read more
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