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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Upcoming reunions in the areaat the Heilman Church Grove, 2792 Kehrer Hill Road, Montoursville. Attendees sh
Upcoming reunions in the area
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
at the Heilman Church Grove, 2792 Kehrer Hill Road, Montoursville. Attendees should bring a dish to share. Fry/Hall The descendants of Susie Fry and John Hall will hold a reunion at 1 p.m. Aug. 28 at Heilman Church Grove, 2792 Kehrer Hill... Read more
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The Irish Times
How to stay rich in Europe: inherit money for 700 yearssomething else.” Maintaining inherited wealth has worked for generations of Fr
How to stay rich in Europe: inherit money for 700 years
The Irish Times / Posted 5 hours ago
something else.” Maintaining inherited wealth has worked for generations of Frescobaldis over 700 years. It has also let the descendants of Jakob Fugger in Germany continue to run the social-housing complex founded by the Emperor’s banker nearly... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Tea and snacks served at Chiefswood on Sept. 3by Peter Muir and Thohahoken. What starts off as a simple university lecture o
Tea and snacks served at Chiefswood on Sept. 3
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 hours ago
by Peter Muir and Thohahoken. What starts off as a simple university lecture on Aboriginal studies becomes much more as the descendants of Chief George Johnson, Frederick Haldimand, Alexander Graham Bell, and Pauline Johnson travel back in time... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
'Two sides to every story'in the Bell Summer Theatre Festival. What starts as a simple university lectur
'Two sides to every story'
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 11 hours ago
in the Bell Summer Theatre Festival. What starts as a simple university lecture on aboriginal studies becomes much more as the descendants of Chief George Johnson, Frederick Haldimand, Alexander Graham Bell and Pauline Johnson travel back in time... Read more
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The News-Reporter
God’s chosen people versus God’s children of the promiseare Israelites who came through Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Abraham had other ch
God’s chosen people versus God’s children of the promise
The News-Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
are Israelites who came through Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Abraham had other children who are not Israelites. They are the descendants of Abraham through other wives and children. The mother of the Israelites is Sarah. She, also, had a grandson... Read more
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The News-Reporter
Worshipare Israelites who came through Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Abraham had other ch
Worship
The News-Reporter / Posted 20 hours ago
are Israelites who came through Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Abraham had other children who are not Israelites. They are the descendants of Abraham through other wives and children. The mother of the Israelites is Sarah. She, also, had a grandson... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Debunking Mauritania's Islamist Militancy MythologyThe state-backed religious establishment has resisted its abolition, an affront
Debunking Mauritania's Islamist Militancy Mythology
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
The state-backed religious establishment has resisted its abolition, an affront to Afro Mauritanians, and the Haratins, the descendants of slaves. "The Islamists' rise is the result of the failure of the autocratic Mauritanian elite to construct... Read more
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Rutland Herald
My daughter the Pole/ All nice people, like Us, are We / And everyone else is They.� After the mad
My daughter the Pole
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
/ All nice people, like Us, are We / And everyone else is They.� After the madness against �everyone else� comes remorse. The descendants of families murdered in or driven out of Poland during the Holocaust are now eligible to apply for ancestral... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Descendants of Coffs Harbour's 'founder' Captain John Korff visit citythe good depth of water. Ms Fogarty was delighted to have some of his descenda
Descendants of Coffs Harbour's 'founder' Captain John Korff visit city
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
the good depth of water. Ms Fogarty was delighted to have some of his descendants at the museum. "It is really nice that the descendants of one of our very important historical figures has an ongoing connection to the museum and Coffs Harbour,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rio2016 an Appraisal of the Ghanaian and African Performancesthe other small Caribbean island countries doing something that we cannot also
Rio2016 an Appraisal of the Ghanaian and African Performances
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the other small Caribbean island countries doing something that we cannot also do? Have we lost the parent genes that make the descendants of African slaves in the New World run so fast? Can Africa ever host the games? Cape Town lost a bid for the... Read more
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Business Wire
Stacey Snider to Assume Leadership of Twentieth Century Fox Film on September 1, 2016franchise, The Simpsons Movie, Borat, The Day After Tomorrow, Walk the Line, th
Stacey Snider to Assume Leadership of Twentieth Century Fox Film on September 1, 2016
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
franchise, The Simpsons Movie, Borat, The Day After Tomorrow, Walk the Line, the Star Wars Trilogy: Special Edition, The Descendants, and Moulin Rouge, among many others. He also championed two of the biggest gambles, and the two highest... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Secret sauce for asset retention: An internal trust officerLee Travers has an ace up his sleeve when it comes to attracting new clients an
Secret sauce for asset retention: An internal trust officer
Financial Planning.com / Posted yesterday
Lee Travers has an ace up his sleeve when it comes to attracting new clients and hanging onto the descendants of his existing clients. That ace is his trust officer Carol Rushton. In an unusual move for a firm with just $200 million in assets under... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
Secret sauce for asset retention: An internal trust officerLee Travers has an ace up his sleeve when it comes to attracting new clients an
Secret sauce for asset retention: An internal trust officer
Financial Planning.com / Posted yesterday
Lee Travers has an ace up his sleeve when it comes to attracting new clients and hanging onto the descendants of his existing clients. That ace is his trust officer Carol Rushton. In an unusual move for a firm with just $200 million in assets under... Read more
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Reuters
Pakistan forces seal MQM party headquarters after TV station attackforce and in December swept local elections, including jailed leader Akhtar. T
Pakistan forces seal MQM party headquarters after TV station attack
Reuters / Posted yesterday
force and in December swept local elections, including jailed leader Akhtar. The MQM largely draws its support from the descendants of Urdu-speaking migrants from India who dominate Karachi and other urban centers of southern Sindh... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Inherits Your Partner's Estate If You're Not Married?the biggest portion of the estate (if the estate is small) will go to a spouse
Who Inherits Your Partner's Estate If You're Not Married?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the biggest portion of the estate (if the estate is small) will go to a spouse and then equal amounts are distributed to the descendants. However, where there is no spouse or descendants, the estate will go on to be divided between living family... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Song Hye-kyo surprises Song Joong-ki, rest of ‘Battleship Island’ crewfrom Song Hye-kyo’s Instagram account Actress Song Hye-kyo sent a mini mobile
Song Hye-kyo surprises Song Joong-ki, rest of ‘Battleship Island’ crew
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
from Song Hye-kyo’s Instagram account Actress Song Hye-kyo sent a mini mobile coffee truck to actor Song Joong-ki and the rest of the crew on “Battleship Island”, an upcoming historical film in which Song plays the main character. The actress... Read more
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DW
Judge says California museum can keep Nazi-looted art |abandoned his family's claims to the works. The judge's decision is a departure
Judge says California museum can keep Nazi-looted art |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
abandoned his family's claims to the works. The judge's decision is a departure from other rulings involving art looted by the Nazis, many of which have been returned to the descendants of those who had the art stolen. blc/rc (AP, dpa)DW recom... Read more
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International Business Times
California museum allowed to keep Adam and Eve paintings stolen by Nazis in controversial rulinggallery. The Netherlands then took over ownership of Adam and Eve. The Pasaden
California museum allowed to keep Adam and Eve paintings stolen by Nazis in controversial ruling
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
gallery. The Netherlands then took over ownership of Adam and Eve. The Pasadena museum eventually purchased the works from the descendants of Russian aristocrats who apparently purchased the pair of paintings – and lost them for a time to the... Read more
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express
World War One medal returned to soldier's family 40 years after being found in AUSTRALIAdetector “The family were shocked we were able to find this medal and the guy
World War One medal returned to soldier's family 40 years after being found in AUSTRALIA
express / Posted 2 days ago
detector “The family were shocked we were able to find this medal and the guy out in Australia is delighted we have found the descendants. Pte Peel was born in Middlesbrough in 1875 and died aged 80 in 1956. He and his wife Emily he had 11... Read more
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Raw Story
Slavery on campus — recovering the history of Washington College’s discarded slavesLouisiana. (Edmund Fountain/Reuters) What happened to those families? Last ye
Slavery on campus — recovering the history of Washington College’s discarded slaves
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Louisiana. (Edmund Fountain/Reuters) What happened to those families? Last year, Georgetown started to track down the descendants of those enslaved people who were sold by the Jesuits. This spring they found some of the descendants of... Read more
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NBC News
The Future of the Mormon Church? It's Latinoteaching, the Lamanites were the ancestors of indigenous people in the Americas
The Future of the Mormon Church? It's Latino
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
teaching, the Lamanites were the ancestors of indigenous people in the Americas. By extension, Latinos can be viewed as the descendants of the Lamanites. Professor Ignacio García of BYU said that this gives Latinos a unique place within the... Read more
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Salon.com
White privilege as economic reality: It would take African-Americans 228 years to reach the same level of wealth as whitesbe expanded. Reparations for the still-living victims of American apartheid in
White privilege as economic reality: It would take African-Americans 228 years to reach the same level of wealth as whites
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
be expanded. Reparations for the still-living victims of American apartheid in the form of Jim and Jane Crow, as well as the descendants of black human property in the United States, should also be pursued. Many of the corporations that directly... Read more
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The Irish Times
Get into some great houses for Heritage WeekClonegal, Co Carlow This 17th-century castle has been added to and remodelled o
Get into some great houses for Heritage Week
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
Clonegal, Co Carlow This 17th-century castle has been added to and remodelled over the years, and is still lived in by the descendants of the original Esmonde family. Includes: granite keep, a temple to the goddess Isis (added in the 1970s in... Read more
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Kiama Independent
South Coast brekkie blog | Saturday, August 20, 2016his wife's courage in supporting him through mental illness. Read more. ► BERM
South Coast brekkie blog | Saturday, August 20, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
his wife's courage in supporting him through mental illness. Read more. ► BERMAGUI: The internet has brought together the descendants of two people present when the British Royal Navy research vessel, the HMS Endeavour, docked in what is now... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
GALLERY: 'Beacon of hope' shines againmade a living off the land. "We stand on the shoulders of those gone before us
GALLERY: 'Beacon of hope' shines again
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 5 days ago
made a living off the land. "We stand on the shoulders of those gone before us," said Cooper-Wilson. "They suffered so we, the descendants, can live in integrity and freedom. Let us make them proud." Even though Mark Williams, a descendant of the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
'Beacon of hope' shines againmade a living off the land. "We stand on the shoulders of those gone before us
'Beacon of hope' shines again
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
made a living off the land. "We stand on the shoulders of those gone before us," said Cooper-Wilson. "They suffered so we, the descendants, can live in integrity and freedom. Let us make them proud." Even though Mark Williams, a descendant of the... Read more
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Philly.com
Byko: Johnny Depp and I say 'aloha' to a cool summer fashionBeach Boys and Jimmy Buffett and were worn by Tom Selleck in Magnum, P.I., Elvi
Byko: Johnny Depp and I say 'aloha' to a cool summer fashion
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
Beach Boys and Jimmy Buffett and were worn by Tom Selleck in Magnum, P.I., Elvis in Blue Hawaii and even George Clooney in The Descendants. It's a mixed bag, but if you want to be a style-setter, you gotta square up and carry the load. Some think... Read more
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International Business Times
Breeding of 'mutant fish' offers clues on how fins became fingersOver millions of years, the descendants of fish replaced their fins for limbs i
Breeding of 'mutant fish' offers clues on how fins became fingers
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
Over millions of years, the descendants of fish replaced their fins for limbs in one of the great evolutionary transformations, as they made their way from the sea onto land. Now scientists have a clearer understanding of exactly how this anatomical... Read more
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iol.co.za
There’s no such thing as a coloured identitysuch as Cape Coloured (those who were born out of relationships between the sla
There’s no such thing as a coloured identity
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
such as Cape Coloured (those who were born out of relationships between the slave owners and the local Khoi and San and the descendants of the slaves), Cape Malay (descendants of the slaves or the political dissidents and Muslims religious... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Upcoming reunions in the areaThe descendants of Benjamin and Katherine Long Van Horn will hold the 69th fami
Upcoming reunions in the area
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The descendants of Benjamin and Katherine Long Van Horn will hold the 69th family reunion at noon Aug. 21 at Indian Park, pavilion 5, Montoursville. Beverages will be provided. Attendees should bring a dish to share, table service and one wrapped... Read more
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PhysOrg
New techniques boost understanding of how fish fins became fingersand genetic equivalents of the fin rays of fish. Credit: Shubin laboratory One
New techniques boost understanding of how fish fins became fingers
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
and genetic equivalents of the fin rays of fish. Credit: Shubin laboratory One of the great transformations required for the descendants of fish to become creatures that could walk on land was the replacement of long, elegant fin rays by fingers... Read more
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Irish Central
Leitrim locals want memorial for 4,000 orphans sent to Australia during Great Hungeris a living witness. This is part of our history but she makes it real.” Wratt
Leitrim locals want memorial for 4,000 orphans sent to Australia during Great Hunger
Irish Central / Posted 8 days ago
is a living witness. This is part of our history but she makes it real.” Wratten said: “It is hard to convey just how much the descendants – and the Australian-Irish community – treasure these women. They are incredibly special to us. They are our... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Somme soldier's family meet 'saviour's' descendantssoldier's family meet 'saviour's' descendants The family of a soldier rescued
Somme soldier's family meet 'saviour's' descendants
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
soldier's family meet 'saviour's' descendants The family of a soldier rescued from no man's land on the Somme have met the descendants of his saviour for the first time a century... Read more
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The Hill
Would racism exist if there had been no US slavery?were both citizens of the United States and were murdered by white supremacists
Would racism exist if there had been no US slavery?
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
were both citizens of the United States and were murdered by white supremacists. The fact that they were presumably not the descendants of slaves in the United States made no difference to their murderers. Native Americans suffer for addiction,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fruit-fly diet impacts descendants, researcher findsthe special diet. "For flies—as has also been shown in humans and other system
Fruit-fly diet impacts descendants, researcher finds
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
the special diet. "For flies—as has also been shown in humans and other systems—what their grandparents eat affects the descendants' body weight," Reed said. "Two genetically identical flies that are raised on the same diet could have... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Search for mystery gold train enters new phasemay not get to keep the valuables inside. The World Jewish Congress has already
Search for mystery gold train enters new phase
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
may not get to keep the valuables inside. The World Jewish Congress has already demanded that the treasures be returned to the descendants of the families they were taken from. Press CTRL+C (Windows), CMD+C (Mac), or long-press the URL below on... Read more
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Orange County Register
In Cuba, seedlings of capitalismwindows and doors. The property was in serious disrepair while still in the fam
In Cuba, seedlings of capitalism
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
windows and doors. The property was in serious disrepair while still in the family of its original Spanish owners, the descendants of whom endured the tumult of 1958 to 1962 but chose to stay while so many other people of means evacuated... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Lawrence family holds reunionCourtesy photo The descendants of Tom and Ida (Hansen) Lawrence, early settler
Lawrence family holds reunion
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Courtesy photo The descendants of Tom and Ida (Hansen) Lawrence, early settlers to the area, recently met in Powers for a family reunion. About 120 family members came from Wisconsin, Michigan, California and Minnesota; however, Mary Jo Lawrence... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jaya announces hike in freedom fighters’ pensionto Rs 12,000 and family pension to the legal heirs from Rs 5,500 to Rs 6,000.
Jaya announces hike in freedom fighters’ pension
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
to Rs 12,000 and family pension to the legal heirs from Rs 5,500 to Rs 6,000. She also said the special pension given to the descendants of freedom fighters who played a crucial role in the freedom movement would be increased from Rs 5,000 to Rs... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tamil Nadu Jayalalithaa announces hike in pension to freedom fightersto Rs 12,000 and family pension to the legal heirs from Rs 5,500 to Rs 6,000.
Tamil Nadu Jayalalithaa announces hike in pension to freedom fighters
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
to Rs 12,000 and family pension to the legal heirs from Rs 5,500 to Rs 6,000. She also said the special pension given to the descendants of freedom fighters who played a cruical role in the freedom movement would be increased from Rs 5,000 to Rs... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Decendant of Joseph Banks’ servant supports repatriation of artefactsThe internet has brought together the descendants of two people present when th
Decendant of Joseph Banks’ servant supports repatriation of artefacts
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
The internet has brought together the descendants of two people present when the Endeavour docked in what is now called Botany Bay. ENDING INJUSTICE: West Hobart's Sheila Allen is a descendant of Sir Joseph Banks' servant James Roberts. Picture:... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Laurence family holds reunionCourtesy photo The descendants of Tom and Ida (Hansen) Laurence, early settler
Laurence family holds reunion
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Courtesy photo The descendants of Tom and Ida (Hansen) Laurence, early settlers to the area, recently met in Powers for a family reunion. About 120 family members came from Wisconsin, Michigan, California and Minnesota; however, Mary Jo Laurence... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Post Western World? A Disturbing Interview With Prof. Harry Redner - Part 2There is also a renewed emphasis on education, especially in the hard sciences.
A Post Western World? A Disturbing Interview With Prof. Harry Redner - Part 2
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
There is also a renewed emphasis on education, especially in the hard sciences. There was even talk of bringing back the descendants of the Russian czars to play some role in society. Can these efforts be successful in resuscitating... Read more
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dna
The Mukherjees of Jallianwala Bagheven bothered to put it up at the site," says Bhushan Behl, president of the Sh
The Mukherjees of Jallianwala Bagh
dna / Posted 11 days ago
even bothered to put it up at the site," says Bhushan Behl, president of the Shahid Parivar Samity, an organisation of the descendants of those who died in the massacre. Speak to Sukumar about this, and he'll blame it on the politics and lack... Read more
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NJ.com
Descendants of Frank Hague rival remember him 100 years after his deathThe descendants of John F. Madden, a mostly forgotten 19th century state assemb
Descendants of Frank Hague rival remember him 100 years after his death
NJ.com / Posted 11 days ago
The descendants of John F. Madden, a mostly forgotten 19th century state assemblyman and rival of then-up-and-coming political boss Frank Hague, held a ceremony in his memory today on the 100th anniversary of his death. Madden's great granddaughter... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Cultural Allure of Bank Robbersthe Southwest, killing and swindling native inhabitants in one of the greatest
The Cultural Allure of Bank Robbers
The Atlantic / Posted 11 days ago
the Southwest, killing and swindling native inhabitants in one of the greatest land-grabs the world has ever seen. But now the descendants of many of those white settlers find themselves losing their land to Big Oil and to Wall Street, and they... Read more
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Victor Post
Local authors spotlight Coldwater's colorful historypair drew upon a number of town and county histories that were augmented with i
Local authors spotlight Coldwater's colorful history
Victor Post / Posted 12 days ago
pair drew upon a number of town and county histories that were augmented with interviews, documents and photographs from the descendants of Coldwater’s pioneer families, many of whom still reside in the area and others who now live throughout the... Read more
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chroniclelive
How the Woodhorn Colliery tragedy 100 years ago changed a communityOne hundred years ago today the Woodhorn Colliery disaster claimed 13 lives. Mi
How the Woodhorn Colliery tragedy 100 years ago changed a community
chroniclelive / Posted 12 days ago
One hundred years ago today the Woodhorn Colliery disaster claimed 13 lives. Mike Kelly speaks to the descendants of two men who lost their lives in the tragedy. When Tamar Armstrong, daughter of pit deputy David Armstrong and girlfriend of miner... Read more
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Wayne Post
Local authors spotlight Coldwater's colorful historypair drew upon a number of town and county histories that were augmented with i
Local authors spotlight Coldwater's colorful history
Wayne Post / Posted 12 days ago
pair drew upon a number of town and county histories that were augmented with interviews, documents and photographs from the descendants of Coldwater’s pioneer families, many of whom still reside in the area and others who now live throughout the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Walk into history: Tours of Continental Squareproperty. Parts of the building date back to the 1760s, when it was a mercanti
Walk into history: Tours of Continental Square
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
property. Parts of the building date back to the 1760s, when it was a mercantile corner from one of York’s first families, the descendants of Conrad Weiser, a noted early Pennsylvania pioneer, Downs said. The current building is listed as having... Read more
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