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The Hendersonville Times-News
Religion bulletin, June 25Sunday-Wednesday at 2557 Chimney Rock Road in Hendersonville. A light meal will
Religion bulletin, June 25
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted an hour ago
Sunday-Wednesday at 2557 Chimney Rock Road in Hendersonville. A light meal will be served nightly at 5:15 p.m. This year's theme is "Submerged." Open to preschoolers through children in the fifth grade. Call 692-0170 or visit ebcnc.org. Emmanuel... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Baseball players hosting story hourThe story hour begins at 10:30 a.m. Children will get to hear stories and meet
Baseball players hosting story hour
The Leader-Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
The story hour begins at 10:30 a.m. Children will get to hear stories and meet some ballplayers, a news release said. Closed for holiday The library will be closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Class offered The library is also... Read more
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Bolton News
Parents disgusted after thief steals gazebo and children's gardening tools from nurseryPARENTS have rallied round after a thief stole children's gardening tools from
Parents disgusted after thief steals gazebo and children's gardening tools from nursery
Bolton News / Posted 5 hours ago
PARENTS have rallied round after a thief stole children's gardening tools from a nursery along with gazebos used only once for a party. Seymour Road Nursery in Seymour Road, Astley Bridge, was targeted in the middle of the night by a burglar who was... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarSaturday Champion Horse Pull - The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Dra
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
Saturday Champion Horse Pull - The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Drags and Tractor Pulls, sponsored by the Champion Volunteer Fire Department and Bayside Beverage, take place at the Champion Horse Pulling Grounds. A pancake breakfast take... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Youth begin summer reading programsPatt Fittante, children's librarian at the Escanaba Public Library said this ye
Youth begin summer reading programs
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 hours ago
Patt Fittante, children's librarian at the Escanaba Public Library said this year's theme for the summer reading program is "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!" This program is aimed at not only getting youth more involved in reading, but also promotes... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Annemarie Quill: Solutions are in our handsLOOKING FOR HOPE: Many are doing it tough in the Bay like Steve and Charlotte,
Annemarie Quill: Solutions are in our hands
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
LOOKING FOR HOPE: Many are doing it tough in the Bay like Steve and Charlotte, but it doesn't have to be like this. I don't like people who turn up at the door unannounced. Who 'pop' in on a Saturday, because they are 'just passing'. Particularly... Read more
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WA Today
The BFG review: Roald Dahl classic gets Spielberg magicRylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement Steven Spielberg dire
The BFG review: Roald Dahl classic gets Spielberg magic
WA Today / Posted 9 hours ago
Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement Steven Spielberg directs this live-action telling of Roald Dahl's children's story about a young girl who encounters a big friendly giant. More satisfying than delightful, Steven Spielberg's... Read more
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Canberra Times
The BFG review: Roald Dahl classic gets Spielberg magicRylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement Steven Spielberg dire
The BFG review: Roald Dahl classic gets Spielberg magic
Canberra Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement Steven Spielberg directs this live-action telling of Roald Dahl's children's story about a young girl who encounters a big friendly giant. More satisfying than delightful, Steven Spielberg's... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
No articifical colours or additives in Valerie's cookingVALERIE Pearson had to rethink her way of cooking when her daughter was diagnos
No articifical colours or additives in Valerie's cooking
The Daily Mercury / Posted 10 hours ago
VALERIE Pearson had to rethink her way of cooking when her daughter was diagnosed with chemical sensitivity. The regular hospital visits were finally explained but Ms Pearson now had to plan her daughter's food to ensure there were no artificial... Read more
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Deseret News
Primary Children's Hospital chaplains laugh, cry and pray with familiesSALT LAKE CITY — Jeff Fleming rides his Harley-Davidson motorcycle to Primary C
Primary Children's Hospital chaplains laugh, cry and pray with families
Deseret News / Posted 13 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Jeff Fleming rides his Harley-Davidson motorcycle to Primary Children's Hospital, where he works as a board certified, clinically trained chaplain. The facial hair? That's a bonus. "It becomes sometimes a joke and sometimes a scary... Read more
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TSN
A timeline of events in Subban's Habs tenureAs trade rumours swirl around defenceman P.K. Subban, TSN.ca presents a timelin
A timeline of events in Subban's Habs tenure
TSN / Posted 15 hours ago
As trade rumours swirl around defenceman P.K. Subban, TSN.ca presents a timeline of key events in the Toronto native's Montreal Canadiens career. July 1, 2007 - Subban is taken in the second round (47th overall) in the NHL Entry Draft out of the... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Broomfield Wonderful Wednesdays and Fabulous Fridays delight childrenEvery summer since 1982, the Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library has held Wond
Broomfield Wonderful Wednesdays and Fabulous Fridays delight children
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 17 hours ago
Every summer since 1982, the Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library has held Wonderful Wednesdays and Fabulous Fridays events for children, and this summer is no different. Kathy Klatt, the Children's Program coordinator at the library, has been... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Tree Houses and 'Killer Tomatoes'The Wonder Sound at the New Children's MuseumVisual Arts "The Wonder Sound" is
San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Tree Houses and 'Killer Tomatoes'
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 hours ago
The Wonder Sound at the New Children's MuseumVisual Arts "The Wonder Sound" is an installation that's part tree house, part imaginary village that has its own language and its own kid-centric rules. If you want to climb, you can climb. If you want... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarSaturday Champion Horse Pull - The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Dra
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
Saturday Champion Horse Pull - The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Drags and Tractor Pulls, sponsored by the Champion Volunteer Fire Department and Bayside Beverage, take place at the Champion Horse Pulling Grounds. A pancake breakfast take... Read more
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KERA North Texas
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?Since its inception nearly a decade ago in Silicon Valley, Rocketship has been
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?
KERA North Texas / Posted 21 hours ago
Since its inception nearly a decade ago in Silicon Valley, Rocketship has been among the most nationally applauded charter networks, hailed as an innovative model of blended learning. Founder John Danner, who made a fortune in Internet advertising,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Analyzing the breath of critically ill children at warp speedengineering graduate students sat around a whiskey bottle. All was quiet on th
Analyzing the breath of critically ill children at warp speed
PhysOrg / Posted 21 hours ago
engineering graduate students sat around a whiskey bottle. All was quiet on this Friday evening in 2013 except for their lab's visceral hum, a rumbling of fans, flames and gases rushing through jet-propulsion nozzles. These three... Read more
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express
Millions of children 'spend more than 24 hours a WEEK glued to electronic devices' MILLIONS of Britain's children are missing out on traditional family lifestyl
Millions of children 'spend more than 24 hours a WEEK glued to electronic devices'
express / Posted 22 hours ago
MILLIONS of Britain's children are missing out on traditional family lifestyles because they spend 32 hours every week glued to electronic screens, according to a new... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?Since its inception nearly a decade ago in Silicon Valley, Rocketship has been
High Test Scores At A Nationally Lauded Charter Network, But At What Cost?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 23 hours ago
Since its inception nearly a decade ago in Silicon Valley, Rocketship has been among the most nationally applauded charter networks, hailed as an innovative model of blended learning. Founder John Danner, who made a fortune in Internet advertising,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Charles Dance: Britain should avoid becoming a ‘satellite of America'British actor and director Charles Dance must be among those disappointed with
Charles Dance: Britain should avoid becoming a ‘satellite of America'
Evening Standard / Posted 23 hours ago
British actor and director Charles Dance must be among those disappointed with the outcome of the EU Referendum. In an exclusive interview with the Evening Standard on the brink of the vote he said Britain should remain in the European Union to avoid... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
OhioHealth to open network of emergency departments; largest in Grove Citywill launch a network of free-standing emergency departments in 2018, with Hill
OhioHealth to open network of emergency departments; largest in Grove City
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
will launch a network of free-standing emergency departments in 2018, with Hilliard, Obetz and Grove City targeted for the first locations. The Grove City project, largest of the three, also will include a 26-bed surgical inpatient... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research shows enveloped viruses could survive on toys long enough to cause infectionCertain viruses, such as influenza, could survive on children's toys long enoug
Research shows enveloped viruses could survive on toys long enough to cause infection
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Certain viruses, such as influenza, could survive on children's toys long enough to result in exposures, placing children at risk for getting infectious diseases, according to researchers at Georgia State University. The researchers tested how long... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Religion NotesAll Souls Episcopal Church planning 'Blessing of the Animals' Bring your pets
Religion Notes
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
All Souls Episcopal Church planning 'Blessing of the Animals' Bring your pets Saturday, Oct. 3, at 3 p.m., to All Souls Episcopal Church, 14640 N. Cleveland Ave., North Fort Myers. The Blessing of the Animals event will be held in Parish Hall,... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Area Church ServicesEditor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion pag
Area Church Services
The New Ulm Journal / Posted yesterday
Editor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion page is being printed today instead of Saturday. Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz Mall. Sunday: 9 a.m.... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Area Church Services Editor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion p
Area Church Services
The New Ulm Journal / Posted yesterday
Editor's Note: Because of production considerations, The Journal's Religion page is being printed today instead of Saturday. Assembly of God New Beginnings Pastor Lonny Carpenter 507-215-2005 Meets Sundays at Markplatz... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Concerns voiced at public library forumThe Martinsburg Room of the Martinsburg Public Library, where the meeting was h
Concerns voiced at public library forum
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
The Martinsburg Room of the Martinsburg Public Library, where the meeting was held, was packed with about 90 people, and some of the observers spilled out into the foyer. Though it was a regular board meeting, the focal point was the public forum... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Task force starts with listeningCHAMPAIGN — From discipline in schools to deaths in the largely black Champaign
Task force starts with listening
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
CHAMPAIGN — From discipline in schools to deaths in the largely black Champaign County Jail, community members shared their personal experiences with racial disparity in criminal justice and how they thought it could be improved at a community forum... Read more
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Daily Mail
UK's membership of the EU is hanging in the balanceBritain on the brink: EU referendum result is on a knife edge as Leave scores H
UK's membership of the EU is hanging in the balance
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Britain on the brink: EU referendum result is on a knife edge as Leave scores HUGE victory in Sunderland and shock win in Swansea - but Remain hits back in London and Scotland Labour admits deep divisions evident across the country after massive... Read more
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Daily Mail
Are your child's TOYS making them sick? Plastic toys 'can harbour nasty viruses for hours, raising risk of infection'
Are your child's TOYS making them sick?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Plastic toys 'can harbour nasty viruses for hours, raising risk of infection' Viruses, such as influenza, can survive on toys for up to 24 hours That's long enough to pose a risk to children and cause... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
White Sox announce upcoming homestand eventsWhite Sox Beach Towel, presented by Shark Week, on June 25 and an Adam Eaton Ca
White Sox announce upcoming homestand events
Chicago White Sox / Posted yesterday
White Sox Beach Towel, presented by Shark Week, on June 25 and an Adam Eaton Caricature Free T-Shirt Thursday, presented by the Village of Bedford Park, on June 30. Additional details about scheduled events and activities for the upcoming homestand... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Jury reaches guilty verdict for Dacusville mom who killed kids, shot husbandOn Thursday a jury found a Pickens County mother guilty of murdering her two ch
Jury reaches guilty verdict for Dacusville mom who killed kids, shot husband
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
On Thursday a jury found a Pickens County mother guilty of murdering her two children and trying to kill her husband in 2013. Suzanna (Anna) Simpson of Dacusville was charged with two counts of murder, one count of attempted murder and possession of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Boris Johnson unveils vote Leave poster at daughter's graduationto fit in some last minute campaigning at his daughter’s graduation when he rep
Boris Johnson unveils vote Leave poster at daughter's graduation
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
to fit in some last minute campaigning at his daughter’s graduation when he reportedly unveiled a Vote Leave poster during the ceremony. The leading Brexit campaigner apparently stole the limelight at St Andrews University in Fife where his eldest... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Bat in the boxSix-year-old Jaqi Clapper looks up into the Hamburger Helper box that conceals
Bat in the box
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted yesterday
Six-year-old Jaqi Clapper looks up into the Hamburger Helper box that conceals "Luna," the little brown bat that her mother, Angie Karr, rescued after a cold, driving rain pelted McCook in November 2015. The very young bat, named "Luna" after the... Read more
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ajc.com
7 reasons you'll love exploring Chattanooga with kidsChattanooga, Tenn., combines small town amenities, such as walkability and easy
7 reasons you'll love exploring Chattanooga with kids
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Chattanooga, Tenn., combines small town amenities, such as walkability and easy navigation, with big-city attractions like the Tennessee Aquarium and Rock City. A little less than two hours from downtown Atlanta, Chattanooga is full of food,... Read more
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Daily Mail
MasterChef viewers baffled by Geordie Donna Air's 'poshed-up' accentsay being with James Middleton is to blame Donna Air's accent baffled viewes o
MasterChef viewers baffled by Geordie Donna Air's 'poshed-up' accent
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
say being with James Middleton is to blame Donna Air's accent baffled viewes on last night's Celebrity MasterChef Fans of the show picked up on the fact she had lost her Geordie twang Viewers suggested that beau James Middleton may have had... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Lawyers for Dacusville mother argue insanity defenseLawyers representing a Pickens County mother accused of killing her two childre
Lawyers for Dacusville mother argue insanity defense
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
Lawyers representing a Pickens County mother accused of killing her two children began laying the foundation for an insanity defense on Monday. Suzanna (Anna) Simpson of Dacusville was charged with two counts of murder, one count of attempted murder... Read more
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Nottingham Post
THIRTY pupils from one Notts school representing Britain in sportThirty pupils from one Nottingham school are competing internationally in sport
THIRTY pupils from one Notts school representing Britain in sport
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
Thirty pupils from one Nottingham school are competing internationally in sport – and several of them are being hotly tipped for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Some of the students – whose ages range from 12 to 18 – have already represented their... Read more
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The Morning Call
Texas man tries in vain to save infant left in hot car by placing her in refrigeratorWhen Michael Thedford arrived at the daycare Tuesday morning to drop off his th
Texas man tries in vain to save infant left in hot car by placing her in refrigerator
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
When Michael Thedford arrived at the daycare Tuesday morning to drop off his three children, he found that the youngest, his 6-month old daughter, was a little ill and running a fever. So he dropped off the 5-year-old and the 3-year-old and headed... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarat 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. 12-Step Recovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. MCHD - Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department... Read more
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Daily Herald
Simulated battles, artifacts all part of Civil War Re-enactment in BensenvilleThe thunderous boom of cannon fire will reverberate across Bensenville's Fische
Simulated battles, artifacts all part of Civil War Re-enactment in Bensenville
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
The thunderous boom of cannon fire will reverberate across Bensenville's Fischer Farm this weekend during the annual Civil War Re-enactment. Simulated battles will unfold Saturday and Sunday, June 25 and 26, on the farmland on Grand Avenue west of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alternative Protest Is On the Rise in ZimbabweJohn Mangudya. From camp-outs to petitions, young Zimbabweans are finding alte
Alternative Protest Is On the Rise in Zimbabwe
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
John Mangudya. From camp-outs to petitions, young Zimbabweans are finding alternative ways to organise and express their frustration with a worsening economic crisis and political repression. As the government resorts to shifting civil... Read more
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Daily Mail
Can you guess what these four women have in common from their faces?These women look incredibly youthful thanks to Pond’s cream, Zumba and enjoying
Can you guess what these four women have in common from their faces?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
These women look incredibly youthful thanks to Pond’s cream, Zumba and enjoying champagne – but can YOU guess how old they really are? Jayne Clark, 60, from Esher, is mistaken for grandchild's mother Jacqui Walker, 49, of Bristol could pass for... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
House backs bill to bring gambling to internet, but not barsLondon. Internet gambling websites should introduce age-verification checks to
House backs bill to bring gambling to internet, but not bars
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
London. Internet gambling websites should introduce age-verification checks to prevent children from betting online, NCH (a children's charity) urged on Tuesday. The call by NCH came after it found that a 16-year-old girl was able to register with... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio boy, 15, who beat cancer twice, pushes for more federal research money— When Grant Reed of Bellville was diagnosed with brain cancer in May 2012, he
Ohio boy, 15, who beat cancer twice, pushes for more federal research money
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
— When Grant Reed of Bellville was diagnosed with brain cancer in May 2012, he didn’t want to talk about it. Then 11, Grant was encouraged by medical staff at Nationwide Children’s Hospital to name the enemy — the tumor the size of a... Read more
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Rappler
'Quick, simple' inauguration for Robredo in Quezon CityOVP HOME. The Quezon City Reception House is the next home of the Office of the
'Quick, simple' inauguration for Robredo in Quezon City
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
OVP HOME. The Quezon City Reception House is the next home of the Office of the Vice President. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – There will barely be any fanfare when Leni Robredo officially takes her oath as the country's... Read more
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Evening Standard
What time will the EU referendum results be announced?One of the most important votes in the country’s history is now under way with
What time will the EU referendum results be announced?
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
One of the most important votes in the country’s history is now under way with voters flocking to polling stations to decide if Britain remains part of the EU. There is no set time for the outcome to be announced but the results will begin to... Read more
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WA Today
Scalpers selling Wiggles Perth concert tickets for $450 eachScalpers are re-selling tickets to The Wiggles Perth tour for up to $450 each a
Scalpers selling Wiggles Perth concert tickets for $450 each
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Scalpers are re-selling tickets to The Wiggles Perth tour for up to $450 each after tickets to their shows sold out within minutes of going on sale on Wednesday. The children's group are kicking off their Dance, Dance! The Wiggles BIG SHOW! national... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Voters go to the polls across Barrow and South Cumbria in the EU ReferendumVOTING has opened in the EU Referendum. Voters are today going to the polls to
Voters go to the polls across Barrow and South Cumbria in the EU Referendum
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
VOTING has opened in the EU Referendum. Voters are today going to the polls to decide whether the UK should remain in the European Union in a historic moment for the future of the country. The polls in the run-up to the big day have suggested the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Lakewood YMCA To Host 26th Annual Firecracker Race July 4The Lakewood YMCA will present its 26th annual Firecracker Run in the village o
Lakewood YMCA To Host 26th Annual Firecracker Race July 4
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The Lakewood YMCA will present its 26th annual Firecracker Run in the village on July 4 at Lakewood Beach, beginning at 9 a.m. "The Firecracker Race is a great way to kick off Fourth of July festivities," said Tom Anderson, manager of the Lakewood... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
We're leading change, Sudbury police sayLast year was another one in which the Greater Sudbury Police Service could cla
We're leading change, Sudbury police say
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
Last year was another one in which the Greater Sudbury Police Service could claim to be a pioneer among its peers, members of the police board heard Thursday. "We're alive to reports of changes in policing across the province, and we're thrilled... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Victims of Maryvale shootings: Busy with their lives, they were linked by tragedyThey died in front yards, driveways, just outside houses, often just steps from
Victims of Maryvale shootings: Busy with their lives, they were linked by tragedy
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
They died in front yards, driveways, just outside houses, often just steps from family or friends. Immersed in their lives — work, friends, sports, a baby on the way — they didn't appear to be looking for trouble. But they were gunned down in... Read more
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