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The Tampa Tribune
Achieversjoins Phelps Dunbar Rhett Parker has joined Phelps Dunbar’s Tampa office as an
Achievers
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
joins Phelps Dunbar Rhett Parker has joined Phelps Dunbar’s Tampa office as an associate and will practice in the area of litigation, focusing on premises liability defense and general negligence defense. Peavy gains Realtor... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Norlan Nelsonsouth of Garrison. He attended the first grade in Makoti, ND and second thro
Norlan Nelson
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
south of Garrison. He attended the first grade in Makoti, ND and second through fourth grades at Buffalo Rock County School locat- ed 1.5 miles south of the Nelson farm. In his fifth year of school he transferred to the Garrison school... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Job fair Tuesday has 1,000 jobs availableMore than 30 area businesses looking to fill more than 1,000 positions will be
Job fair Tuesday has 1,000 jobs available
The Neosho Daily News / Posted yesterday
More than 30 area businesses looking to fill more than 1,000 positions will be on hand for the Neosho Area Job Fair from 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at The Civic, 109 W. Main St. Posted Apr. 30, 2016 at 9:52 PM More than 30 area businesses looking to fill... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Sold Toothbrushes Before I Became Deputy Governor - Adegbenga KakaHe always gives thanks to God for sparing his life. When in primary school, Sen
I Sold Toothbrushes Before I Became Deputy Governor - Adegbenga Kaka
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
He always gives thanks to God for sparing his life. When in primary school, Senator Adegbenga Kaka, erstwhile deputy governor of Ogun State under Aremo Olusegun Osoba, was struck by an ailment that made him unconscious and nobody had a hint he would... Read more
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Orange County Register
Orange County youth back at it again with the Vans designsLocal students took the next step in a Vans contest that kicks up art programs
Orange County youth back at it again with the Vans designs
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Local students took the next step in a Vans contest that kicks up art programs in public and private high schools. The shoe brand founded Vans Custom Culture design competition in 2010. From Friday to May 12, the public is invited to vote for the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business BriefsHours - 5 months These programs were added to match the high demand of jobs av
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
Hours - 5 months These programs were added to match the high demand of jobs available in these career certificate program areas. Cape Coral Technical College applied a combination of research, data trends and communication with the local... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Exploring East WardStreet to Able Avenue. Many citizens in Brantford have memories of East Ward.
Exploring East Ward
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
Street to Able Avenue. Many citizens in Brantford have memories of East Ward. Bill and Donna Bowman grew up in this area and spent much of their time between Colborne and Able. They have enthusiastically shared many of their memories. Near... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Care Help's Farnum: A lot we can do, a lot we need to doare selected to receive the food upon recommendation of a teacher, counselor or
Care Help's Farnum: A lot we can do, a lot we need to do
Southwest Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
are selected to receive the food upon recommendation of a teacher, counselor or cafeteria worker.Eight of Sulphur’s 11 schools — one junior high and seven elementary — participate. If teachers know a student has an older sibling in a junior... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
San Marco, Southbank apartment projects about to pop1000 will face the river; Building 2000 will front Prudential Drive. The River
San Marco, Southbank apartment projects about to pop
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
1000 will face the river; Building 2000 will front Prudential Drive. The River House is between the Duval County School Board building and the Lexington Hotel & Conference Center Jacksonville Riverwalk. The 3.7-acre River House site will... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Wendell Larson29, 1930, in Swede Prairie Township, to William and Sophie (Nelson) Larson. He
Wendell Larson
Marshall Independent / Posted 3 days ago
29, 1930, in Swede Prairie Township, to William and Sophie (Nelson) Larson. He grew up on the family farm, attended Country School and graduated from Clarkfield High School. On Sept. 16, 1951, he was united in marriage to Helen Clark Sims in... Read more
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Rice Owls
Rice Hosts Charlotte Friday In C-USA Twin-billBaseball Returns To Radio AirwavesThe final two games this weekend are schedule
Rice Hosts Charlotte Friday In C-USA Twin-bill
Rice Owls / Posted 3 days ago
Baseball Returns To Radio AirwavesThe final two games this weekend are scheduled for a live radio broadcast in the Houston area on ESPN Deportes Houston (1180 am). The Owls have 14 games on the radio in 2016 as part of an agreement between Rice IMG... Read more
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Inquirier.net
6 Maguindanao poll precincts bombedSULTAN MASTURA, Maguindanao—At least six school buildings here, which had been
6 Maguindanao poll precincts bombed
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
SULTAN MASTURA, Maguindanao—At least six school buildings here, which had been designated as voting precincts for the May 9 elections, were attacked by still unidentified men before dawn on Wednesday, according to police. No one was injured in the... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Segregation Has Persisted in Little Rockthe doctrine of "separate but equal" has no place. Separate educational facilit
How Segregation Has Persisted in Little Rock
The Atlantic / Posted 4 days ago
the doctrine of "separate but equal" has no place. Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal. –Brown v. Board of Education, 1954 LITTLE ROCK—In the 1960s, while other middle-school students were worrying about letter jackets or... Read more
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NBC Washington
Soccer, Statehood and Moreinstead, was enjoying the ceremonial demolition starting construction of the ne
Soccer, Statehood and More
NBC Washington / Posted 4 days ago
instead, was enjoying the ceremonial demolition starting construction of the new $300 million D.C. United soccer stadium in Southwest. The site is just across South Capitol Street from Nationals Park. It’s due to open in 2018. The city is... Read more
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Victor Post
Farmington spotlights strategy to preserve, protect, promote local farming industrywhy.“Farmland, as it’s currently taxed, creates more revenue than it consumes,
Farmington spotlights strategy to preserve, protect, promote local farming industry
Victor Post / Posted 5 days ago
why.“Farmland, as it’s currently taxed, creates more revenue than it consumes, because it doesn’t demand sewer, water, or school,” said Adams. “About 46 percent of the land in Farmington is farmland. It’s indicative that people want to live in the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The Oregonian's recommendations for state House, Senate: Editorial Endorsementsyear, joined by half of the state's 30 Senate seats. Many of these races will t
The Oregonian's recommendations for state House, Senate: Editorial Endorsements
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
year, joined by half of the state's 30 Senate seats. Many of these races will take place in the densely populated Portland area, where voters in major-party primaries can look forward to healthy competition among candidates seeking to work part... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Farmington spotlights strategy to preserve, protect, promote local farming industrywhy.“Farmland, as it’s currently taxed, creates more revenue than it consumes,
Farmington spotlights strategy to preserve, protect, promote local farming industry
MPNnow.com / Posted 5 days ago
why.“Farmland, as it’s currently taxed, creates more revenue than it consumes, because it doesn’t demand sewer, water, or school,” said Adams. “About 46 percent of the land in Farmington is farmland. It’s indicative that people want to live in the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
South Bay candidate accused of carpetbagginga phony address in order to run for the District 4 council seat. Dr. Reyes, wh
South Bay candidate accused of carpetbagging
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
a phony address in order to run for the District 4 council seat. Dr. Reyes, who is the principal at Bonita Vista Middle School and the president of the Chula Vista Elementary School District Board of Trustees, flatly denied the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
CDC expansion to Manchester hits snagBENNINGTON >> The Southwest Vermont Career Development Center will not be
CDC expansion to Manchester hits snag
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 days ago
BENNINGTON >> The Southwest Vermont Career Development Center will not be holding a pre-law class at Burr and Burton Academy this coming school year, as had been in the planning stages for some time. "That was a disappointment," said SVCDC... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Student's flight ordeal underscores suspicions endured by Muslimsparticularly since the mass killings in Paris, San Bernardino and Brussels. The
Student's flight ordeal underscores suspicions endured by Muslims
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
particularly since the mass killings in Paris, San Bernardino and Brussels. The Iraq-born Makhzoomi, 26, was kicked off a Southwest Airlines flight earlier this month, he suspects, because he was speaking Arabic. Civil rights advocates worry that... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Retaining teachers requires investmentThe following editorial appeared recently in the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer: Off
Retaining teachers requires investment
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The following editorial appeared recently in the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer: Offering incentives for people to fill areas of desperate need is hardly a new concept. But there have been some interesting variations, and there need to be more. Cases in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Creative renewalbe pulled off. Not overnight. Not in a month or two. But it can be done. This
Creative renewal
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
be pulled off. Not overnight. Not in a month or two. But it can be done. This defeated house on West 21st Street, just southwest of downtown Little Rock, can be renovated. Sure, the house's front porch is a collection of 2-by-6-inch wooden... Read more
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The News & Observer
BioBlitz 2016 at Leigh Farm Parklovers from all over the Triangle were invited Saturday, April 23, 2016 to the
BioBlitz 2016 at Leigh Farm Park
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
lovers from all over the Triangle were invited Saturday, April 23, 2016 to the 3rd annual BioBlitz at Leigh Farm Park in southwest Durham. The Piedmont Wildlife Center coordinated the blitz with the help of visitors in the annual inventory of... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Planned Parenthood under protest, counter-protestexception. A protest and simultaneous counter-protest took place Saturday morni
Planned Parenthood under protest, counter-protest
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 8 days ago
exception. A protest and simultaneous counter-protest took place Saturday morning at 7th and Illinois, the location of the Southwest Missouri Planned Parenthood. "Planned Parenthood has allowed baby parts to be sold for profit, and if abortion is... Read more
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Orange County Register
Council members weigh in on district voting optioncouncil members stand. Four of the five City Council members live within a few
Council members weigh in on district voting option
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
council members stand. Four of the five City Council members live within a few blocks of one another in one part of town, southwest San Clemente, and local resident Jim Bieber has asserted to the council that four elected officials living so close... Read more
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Orange County Register
San Clemente residents file for initiative to establish voting districts2018 council elections. The proposal is for the city clerk to appoint one resi
San Clemente residents file for initiative to establish voting districts
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
2018 council elections. The proposal is for the city clerk to appoint one resident each from Talega, Rancho San Clemente, Southwest San Clemente, Forster Ranch and North Beach/Marblehead Coastal to a task force to determinefive districts of equal... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Extras for Kids! GF Foundation brings forth grant opportunitystudents. The idea is to provide information to parents of young children regar
Extras for Kids! GF Foundation brings forth grant opportunity
Advocate Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
students. The idea is to provide information to parents of young children regarding the benefits of the Granite Falls Area Community Foundation. The GFACF is currently participating in a “Challenge Grant” with the Southwest Initiati... Posted... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Entertainment Calendar: April 22–28Ave., Fruita, 858-9400. 91ST COLORADO WEST INVITATIONAL MUSIC PERFORMANCE FEST
Entertainment Calendar: April 22–28
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Ave., Fruita, 858-9400. 91ST COLORADO WEST INVITATIONAL MUSIC PERFORMANCE FESTIVAL, continues, featuring middle and high school bands, choirs, orchestras and jazz ensembles from the region, at area high schools and Colorado Mesa University,... Read more
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Crosscut
In Portland, mysterious odors, unresponsive environmental regulatorsin University Park was potent, frequent and eventually intolerable. He smelled
In Portland, mysterious odors, unresponsive environmental regulators
Crosscut / Posted 9 days ago
in University Park was potent, frequent and eventually intolerable. He smelled it in the morning when he took the kids to school. He smelled it in the afternoon when he picked them up. But when he tried to tell someone who could stop it, he felt... Read more
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Time
These Are Time’s 100 Most Influential Animals of 2016a letter, the park is ending its orca shows. SeaWorld’s stock price plummeted.
These Are Time’s 100 Most Influential Animals of 2016
Time / Posted 10 days ago
a letter, the park is ending its orca shows. SeaWorld’s stock price plummeted. “He got everyone to open their eyes. We got Southwest to take orcas off their planes. We got Mattel to stop making a SeaWorld Barbie. He was the follow up to Free... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Archbishop Basil M. Schottof five children of the late Michael and Mary Krusko Schott. His early educatio
Archbishop Basil M. Schott
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
of five children of the late Michael and Mary Krusko Schott. His early education was at St. Mary Byzantine Catholic School, Freeland, and St. Gabriel High School, Hazleton. He entered the Byzantine Franciscans at Holy Dormition Monastery,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
No extension for coal-related tax credits or warning about school books' contentVirginia lawmakers killed the bill that would’ve forced schools to warn parents
No extension for coal-related tax credits or warning about school books' content
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
Virginia lawmakers killed the bill that would’ve forced schools to warn parents if their children will be assigned books with sexually explicit content. That’s one of several decisions coming during this one-day so-called veto session. State... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Georgia Happeningsor savannahchildrenstheatre.org. SATURDAY Okefenokee Earth Day, Okefenokee Na
Georgia Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
or savannahchildrenstheatre.org. SATURDAY Okefenokee Earth Day, Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, about 11 miles southwest of Folkston, off Georgia 121/23. (912) 496-7836 or fws.gov/refuge/okefenokee. ■ Earth Day Litter Pickup, 8-10 a.m.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Key talks up Poore as LR schools chieftold reporters and others at a noon news conference in Little Rock that Poore,
Key talks up Poore as LR schools chief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
told reporters and others at a noon news conference in Little Rock that Poore, who resigned Monday as Bentonville schools superintendent to become the state-controlled Little Rock district's $225,000-a-year chief executive officer on July... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Bypass proposal needs more study, county sayscurrent path of County Road 10, northeast of Minneota. The existing path of Co
Bypass proposal needs more study, county says
Marshall Independent / Posted 12 days ago
current path of County Road 10, northeast of Minneota. The existing path of County Road 10 takes it through a residential area and directly past the Minneota Public School and the Minneota Manor assisted living facility. There's currently... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events April 19, 2016 updateappear in the weekly Recreation Calendar published in the Sports section on Tue
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events April 19, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
appear in the weekly Recreation Calendar published in the Sports section on Tuesday (see Rec Calendar for details). All area codes are (785) unless otherwise noted. WED APR 20 Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, Hy-Vee... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Karla Homolka living in town southwest of MontrealCHATEAUGUAY, Que. — Reports that convicted killer Karla Homolka has resurfaced
Karla Homolka living in town southwest of Montreal
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 12 days ago
CHATEAUGUAY, Que. — Reports that convicted killer Karla Homolka has resurfaced southwest of Montreal are creating a buzz in the town of Chateauguay. Homolka is living in the community and some of her three children are attending a local school, City... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Karla Homolka living in town southwest of MontrealCHATEAUGUAY, Que. — Reports that convicted killer Karla Homolka has resurfaced
Karla Homolka living in town southwest of Montreal
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 12 days ago
CHATEAUGUAY, Que. — Reports that convicted killer Karla Homolka has resurfaced southwest of Montreal are creating a buzz in the town of Chateauguay. Homolka is living in the community and some of her three children are attending a local school, City... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Karla Homolka living in town southwest of MontrealCHATEAUGUAY, Que. — Reports that convicted killer Karla Homolka has resurfaced
Karla Homolka living in town southwest of Montreal
Welland Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
CHATEAUGUAY, Que. — Reports that convicted killer Karla Homolka has resurfaced southwest of Montreal are creating a buzz in the town of Chateauguay. Homolka is living in the community and some of her three children are attending a local school, City... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Being Muslim isn't 'something'not someone on an airplane who made a phone call in Arabic. College student Kh
Being Muslim isn't 'something'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
not someone on an airplane who made a phone call in Arabic. College student Khairuldeen Makhzoomi, 26, was booted off his Southwest Airlines flight in California last week because a woman sitting nearby was freaked out hearing him speak Arabic... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Georgia Happenings: Calendar of eventsor savannahchildrenstheatre.org. SATURDAY Fun in the Okefenokee, Okefenokee N
Georgia Happenings: Calendar of events
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
or savannahchildrenstheatre.org. SATURDAY Fun in the Okefenokee, Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, about 11 miles southwest of Folkston, off Georgia 121/23. (912) 496-7836 or fws.gov/refuge/okefenokee. ■ Earth Day Litter Pickup, 8-10 a.m.... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Columbia Credit Union scholarships to local studentsColumbia Credit Union (CCU) recently awarded three $1,000 college scholarships
Columbia Credit Union scholarships to local students
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Columbia Credit Union (CCU) recently awarded three $1,000 college scholarships to Vancouver-area high school seniors who are also Boys & Girls Club members. Bill Fulk, CCU executive vice president and COO, serves as president of the board of... Read more
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Marshall Independent
April 19-20 CalendarMarshall, 507-532-8210. 9 a.m., Adult Community Center, Marshall. 9 a.m., Adu
April 19-20 Calendar
Marshall Independent / Posted 13 days ago
Marshall, 507-532-8210. 9 a.m., Adult Community Center, Marshall. 9 a.m., Adult Community Center, Marshall. Lyon County Board of Commissioners meeting 9 a.m., Lyon County Government Center, Marshall. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., 1000 E. Southview Drive,... Read more
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The Atlantic
How America’s Coastal Cities Left the Heartland Behindsupport an NFL team is self-serving, he’s not altogether mistaken about the cit
How America’s Coastal Cities Left the Heartland Behind
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
support an NFL team is self-serving, he’s not altogether mistaken about the city’s economic plight. Relative to big metro areas on the coasts, St. Louis has lost ground in recent years. Job growth since the recession has slowed. The city’s... Read more
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Marshall Independent
April 18-19 Calendarp.m., 1400 S. Saratoga, Marshall. Food donations accepted. Moms in Prayer Inte
April 18-19 Calendar
Marshall Independent / Posted 14 days ago
p.m., 1400 S. Saratoga, Marshall. Food donations accepted. Moms in Prayer International 1 p.m., Marshall Area YMCA youth room. 1 p.m., Hill Street Place, Marshall. 1 p.m., Adult Community Center. 1:30 p.m., Adult Community... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Tumwater, once known for beer, now home to marijuana firmsBy Rolf Boone, The Associated Press TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - The city of Tumwate
Tumwater, once known for beer, now home to marijuana firms
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 days ago
By Rolf Boone, The Associated Press TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - The city of Tumwater and its urban growth area could have a new slogan: Instead of "It's the water," once famously associated with the former brewery, it could be "It's the bud." That's... Read more
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Island Packet
Tumwater, once known for beer, now home to marijuana firmsThe city of Tumwater and its urban growth area could have a new slogan: Instead
Tumwater, once known for beer, now home to marijuana firms
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
The city of Tumwater and its urban growth area could have a new slogan: Instead of "It's the water," once famously associated with the former brewery, it could be "It's the bud." That's because through the right combination of available warehouse... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Schools on the marketURBANA — In the heyday of Urbana's old Washington School, kids parked their bic
Schools on the market
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
URBANA — In the heyday of Urbana's old Washington School, kids parked their bicycles out in the rack on the sidewalk and Old Glory flapped high up on the flagpole out front. Now, decades after the school district stopped using it as an elementary... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
2005 - Hurricane WilmaAvenue. A storm that refused to play by the rules, Wilma strengthened when it
2005 - Hurricane Wilma
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Avenue. A storm that refused to play by the rules, Wilma strengthened when it was supposed to weaken on the way to Southwest Florida, landing near Naples with 125 mph winds around 6:30 a.m. The hurricane slacked off a bit while speeding... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Joplin Schools to join the Central Ozark ConferenceJoplin Schools is excited to share that the Central Ozark Conference Board of S
Joplin Schools to join the Central Ozark Conference
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
Joplin Schools is excited to share that the Central Ozark Conference Board of Superintendents voted today to give final approval to Joplin’s request for membership in the large division of the COC for all sports and activities effective in the... Read more
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