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Channel NewsAsia
Fewer hotspots in Indonesia but haze still an issue for Singapore: Masagosprevention of hotspots, he said. On Friday, air quality in Singapore hit unhea
Fewer hotspots in Indonesia but haze still an issue for Singapore: Masagos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
prevention of hotspots, he said. On Friday, air quality in Singapore hit unhealthy levels for the first time this year, as westerly winds brought smoke from forest fires in Sumatra to Singapore. “To their credit, the number of hotspots this year... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hazy conditions in Singapore to persist on Saturdayin the haze situation on Saturday morning was due to a slight shift in the dire
Hazy conditions in Singapore to persist on Saturday
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
in the haze situation on Saturday morning was due to a slight shift in the direction of prevailing winds overnight from westerly to west-southwesterly, the agency said. As of 11am, the 24-hour PSI was 88-139, in the Moderate to Unhealthy range,... Read more
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The North West Star
Winds cause sulphur increaseA higher frequency of unseasonal westerly winds is responsible for higher that
Winds cause sulphur increase
The North West Star / Posted 8 hours ago
A higher frequency of unseasonal westerly winds is responsible for higher that usual sulphur dioxide readings in the Mount Isa area, according to Mount Isa Mines. Winds from the west have increased blowing more sulphur dioxide over town, says Mount... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Murder defendant-defense attorney questions witnesses, cites case law, calls self to standthe convenience store, Smith said. Holloway’s body was found about 4:25 a.m. D
Murder defendant-defense attorney questions witnesses, cites case law, calls self to stand
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
the convenience store, Smith said. Holloway’s body was found about 4:25 a.m. Dec. 13, 2015, in his car, which was stopped westerly in the middle of the 1000 block of S.E. Lawrence. Police officer Dominic Yancy testified Kanatzar was wearing a... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Tim Bresnan and ‘Blotter’ combine to vindicate Yorkshire’s Scarborough tacticsup the white flag, however, on a day when it would probably have blown away in
Tim Bresnan and ‘Blotter’ combine to vindicate Yorkshire’s Scarborough tactics
Wakefield Today / Posted 10 hours ago
up the white flag, however, on a day when it would probably have blown away in any case such was the strength of the south-westerly wind. As the red-and-white pin-striped deckchairs flapped in front of the Festival marquee, and as the washing... Read more
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Boston Globe
Nearly 2 dozen arrests made at fair in Rhode Islandnearly two dozen arrests have been made at a county fair last weekend. Richmon
Nearly 2 dozen arrests made at fair in Rhode Island
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
nearly two dozen arrests have been made at a county fair last weekend. Richmond Police Chief Elwood Johnson Jr. tells The Westerly Sun the town normally sees several dozen arrests each year as a result of the annual Washington County Fair. The... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
2 systems with tropical potential being watched; Gaston still TSwith this storm. Gaston is forecast to build strength over the next two days a
2 systems with tropical potential being watched; Gaston still TS
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 12 hours ago
with this storm. Gaston is forecast to build strength over the next two days as it travels over warmer water and the southwesterly wind shear relaxes its hold on the storm. In about three days, however, it will encounter another westerly shear and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2 systems with tropical potential being watched; Gaston still TSwith this storm. Gaston is forecast to build strength over the next two days a
2 systems with tropical potential being watched; Gaston still TS
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 hours ago
with this storm. Gaston is forecast to build strength over the next two days as it travels over warmer water and the southwesterly wind shear relaxes its hold on the storm. In about three days, however, it will encounter another westerly shear and... Read more
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BC Local News
Pacific Rim National Park celebrates volunteers with cleanupreach local shores, according to the Park’s promotions officer Crystal Bolduc.
Pacific Rim National Park celebrates volunteers with cleanup
BC Local News / Posted 13 hours ago
reach local shores, according to the Park’s promotions officer Crystal Bolduc. Along with removing debris, Bolduc told the Westerly News the event will serve as an appreciation party for volunteers. “This is a celebration,” she said. “We have so... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Nearly 2 dozen arrests made at fair in Rhode Islandnearly two dozen arrests have been made at a county fair last weekend. Richmon
Nearly 2 dozen arrests made at fair in Rhode Island
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 13 hours ago
nearly two dozen arrests have been made at a county fair last weekend. Richmond Police Chief Elwood Johnson Jr. tells The Westerly Sun (http://bit.ly/2ceLO6b ) the town normally sees several dozen arrests each year as a result of the annual... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford boy, 8, hit by car on West Sidewas traveling above the 25-mph speed limit, Gallagher said. Mullin also conclud
Stamford boy, 8, hit by car on West Side
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 hours ago
was traveling above the 25-mph speed limit, Gallagher said. Mullin also concluded the boy ran out of his driveway in a westerly direction before hitting the right front fender of the Honda, Gallagher said. Gallager said the boy bounced off the... Read more
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express
BANK HOLIDAY WASHOUT: Heavy rain and thunder to drench Britain THIS weekendspells,” the spokesperson added. The weather is set to remain changeable into
BANK HOLIDAY WASHOUT: Heavy rain and thunder to drench Britain THIS weekend
express / Posted 17 hours ago
spells,” the spokesperson added. The weather is set to remain changeable into next week. Winds will shift to a south westerly direction bringing cooler temperatures and “a mixed picture.” The washout comes after most of Britain basked in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hiding in plain sight: Navy data reveals the reef behind the ReefNorth-westerly view of the Bligh Reef area off Cape York. Depths are coloured r
Hiding in plain sight: Navy data reveals the reef behind the Reef
PhysOrg / Posted 19 hours ago
North-westerly view of the Bligh Reef area off Cape York. Depths are coloured red (shallow) to blue (deep), over a depth range of about 50 metres. Bathymetry data from Australian Hydrographic Service. Credit: James Cook University James Cook... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
NEA CEO writes to Indonesia to register concerns over hazeafternoon that hazy conditions have persisted as haze from central Sumatra cont
NEA CEO writes to Indonesia to register concerns over haze
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
afternoon that hazy conditions have persisted as haze from central Sumatra continued to be blown in by the prevailing westerly winds. As of 6pm, the Pollutants Standards Index in Singapore was in the Moderate to Unhealthy range at 82-112, the... Read more
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New Kerala
Haze hits Singapore, air quality 'unhealthy' - newkerala.com #110098haze is caused by smoke from slash-and-burn farming practices in Indonesia bein
Haze hits Singapore, air quality 'unhealthy' - newkerala.com #110098
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
haze is caused by smoke from slash-and-burn farming practices in Indonesia being blown across the Straits of Malacca by westerly winds, with satellite images showing hotspots over Sumatra, Indonesia. The National Environment Agency (NEA), which... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool bank holiday forecast - when to expect sunshineCelsius and much brighter and drier than yesterday, according to the Met Office
Liverpool bank holiday forecast - when to expect sunshine
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
Celsius and much brighter and drier than yesterday, according to the Met Office. It will feel fresher though, with a westerly breeze developing. Read More It will remain dry overnight and into Saturday, although there is a risk of rain... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Disruption from Luton Airport planes is like sound of thunder, says St Albans residentnumbers and flight path changes introduced by the airport one year ago. On Aug
Disruption from Luton Airport planes is like sound of thunder, says St Albans resident
Herts Advertiser / Posted yesterday
numbers and flight path changes introduced by the airport one year ago. On August 20 last year, Luton made a change to its westerly departure corridor, affecting the Clacton/Dover/Detling (Runway 26) flight routes. It promised that the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Tightening finances force consolidationsboards had approved a consolidation, which is now before regulators. Lawrence +
Tightening finances force consolidations
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
boards had approved a consolidation, which is now before regulators. Lawrence + Memorial Hospital, which acquired Westerly Hospital in 2013, is looking to merge with Yale-New Haven Health System. And an affiliation between Home Care &... Read more
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NBC Miami
Chances for a Hurricane in South Florida Fading Quicklyof clouds, devoid of thunderstorms. All of the thunderstorms spent the day disp
Chances for a Hurricane in South Florida Fading Quickly
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
of clouds, devoid of thunderstorms. All of the thunderstorms spent the day displaced to the east and southeast, thanks to westerly upper level wind shear. The shear has been stronger and longer lasting than anticipated, and it has torn Invest 99L... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Tropical wave stumbles, but could bring rain, windor a tropical storm by Tuesday, but its inability to muster a closed circulatio
Tropical wave stumbles, but could bring rain, wind
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
or a tropical storm by Tuesday, but its inability to muster a closed circulation Thursday means it was being steered by westerly winds nudging it closer to the Florida Keys and into the Gulf of Mexico. National Weather Service forecasters in... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Will Phoenix beat its 110-degree-day record?through the area, rather than the typical monsoon storms that develop here. “W
Will Phoenix beat its 110-degree-day record?
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
through the area, rather than the typical monsoon storms that develop here. “We have been getting good intrusions of the westerly winds in the upper part of the atmosphere for a little while now,” Iñiguez said. “It’s not a monsoonish-type weather... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island plans to reopen shuttered rest stop in townof Transportation spokesman confirmed the facility between Exits 2 and 3 in Ric
Rhode Island plans to reopen shuttered rest stop in town
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
of Transportation spokesman confirmed the facility between Exits 2 and 3 in Richmond will reopen in mid-September, the Westerly Sun (http://bit.ly/2bDit09) reports. But Westerly Town Administrator Karen Pinch says the town's only indication... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Invest-99L remains weak but could still pose a threat to the Gulf next weekanytime soon as it continues to encounter dry air in the mid and upper levels o
Invest-99L remains weak but could still pose a threat to the Gulf next week
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
anytime soon as it continues to encounter dry air in the mid and upper levels of the atmosphere as well as quite a bit of westerly wind shear keeping any further development suppressed for at least the next 24 to 36 hours. Morning visible... Read more
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PhysOrg
35 years on, Voyager's legacy continues at Saturnapparent. The so-called “ribbonlike” feature in the white cloud band marks a hi
35 years on, Voyager's legacy continues at Saturn
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
apparent. The so-called “ribbonlike” feature in the white cloud band marks a high-speed jet at about 47 north; there, the westerly wind speeds are about 150 meters-per-second (330 mph). The banding on this large, gaseous planet extends toward both... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Winds wreck 900 yard eventto achieving good scores as numb hands and fingers made it impossible to get an
Winds wreck 900 yard event
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
to achieving good scores as numb hands and fingers made it impossible to get any real feel for the trigger. The cold north-westerly wind began to vary in strength and direction and became very unpredictable. After the sleet, there were periods of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wild weather to hit Auckland, Northland, Coromandelof the upper North Island from this afternoon and early tomorrow. Last night,
Wild weather to hit Auckland, Northland, Coromandel
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of the upper North Island from this afternoon and early tomorrow. Last night, MetService reported heavy rain and north westerly winds were expected to lash much of the upper North Island, including Northland, Auckland, Great Barrier Island and... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
COLD BLAST: Sub-zero temps, widespread frostsDowns over the next 72 hours. This morning the apparent temperature has droppe
COLD BLAST: Sub-zero temps, widespread frosts
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Downs over the next 72 hours. This morning the apparent temperature has dropped to 0.9 degrees thanks to blistering south-westerly winds. Higgins Storm Chasing predicts widespread frosts and below-freezing morning temperatures from tomorrow... Read more
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BC Local News
Ucluelet boosts beach parkingThe province dished out about $10.5 million worth of RMI funding in 2015. Uclu
Ucluelet boosts beach parking
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
The province dished out about $10.5 million worth of RMI funding in 2015. Ucluelet Mayor Dianne St. Jacques told the Westerly News district staff collaborated with Tourism Ucluelet and the chamber of commerce on the parking lot project and... Read more
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BC Local News
Vandals hit Ucluelet laundromatby painting uninspired graffiti on its inside walls overnight between August 8-
Vandals hit Ucluelet laundromat
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
by painting uninspired graffiti on its inside walls overnight between August 8-9. Const. Marcel Midlane told the Westerly News one of the two male visitors turned himself into the RCMP after surveillance photos were posted online. “One... Read more
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BC Local News
Suspected arson in Uclueletbetween Aug. 2-3, according to Const. Marcel Midlane of the Ucluelet RCMP. “We
Suspected arson in Ucluelet
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
between Aug. 2-3, according to Const. Marcel Midlane of the Ucluelet RCMP. “We’re suspecting arson,” Midlane told the Westerly News. He said there is no specific evidence linking the fire to arson but there was nothing inside the trailer that... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Logan to extend sewer lineAvenue and half to an existing line on Reiling Lane, Pozgar said. All of it wi
Logan to extend sewer line
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Avenue and half to an existing line on Reiling Lane, Pozgar said. All of it will flow to the Altoona Water Authority's Westerly plant. The township sewer system serves about 5,000 homes, according to Pozgar. The effluent from about 3,000 of... Read more
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BC Local News
Gravel path opposed in Uclueletanywhere that I can think of where you have a trail on a residential street,” h
Gravel path opposed in Ucluelet
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
anywhere that I can think of where you have a trail on a residential street,” he said. After the meeting, St. Jacques told the Westerly News the gravel path would go ahead as planned but paving it would be a priority in future budget discu... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Little League World Series Journal: Lemieux proved to be a workhorsepushed the late Mike Varrato’s club into a matchup with eventual world champion
Little League World Series Journal: Lemieux proved to be a workhorse
The Providence Journal / Posted 3 days ago
pushed the late Mike Varrato’s club into a matchup with eventual world champions Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei. Page 2 of 2 - Westerly (1950) and Pawtucket’s Darlington American (1980) both went winless at the event, with Cranston Western the first... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Slightly Cooler Todayand close to normal for this time of the year. Another RED FLAG WARNING has be
Slightly Cooler Today
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
and close to normal for this time of the year. Another RED FLAG WARNING has been issued for Modoc County today for gusty westerly winds and low relative humidity. A ridge will try to nudge in from the southwest the next couple of days but will... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Tracking the Tropics: Gaston and Fiona not a Threat; 99L One to Watchthe weekend. As it drifts northwestward and clips the Lesser Antilles, it will
Tracking the Tropics: Gaston and Fiona not a Threat; 99L One to Watch
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
the weekend. As it drifts northwestward and clips the Lesser Antilles, it will continue to feel the effects of some strong westerly wind shear just to its north. Further, it’s currently surrounded by some dry air, which is helping to stabilize... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Warmer temperatures bring in pollenMurray said. Forecast: Auckland:• Today: Fine. Southwest breezes. 16C. • Tom
Warmer temperatures bring in pollen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Murray said. Forecast: Auckland:• Today: Fine. Southwest breezes. 16C. • Tomorrow: Occasional rain from afternoon. Westerly change. 15C. Hamilton:• Today: Fine. Light winds. 17C. • Tomorrow: Rain at times. Northerlies changing westerly.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper KIng Fireremains the top priority on this incident. The fire increased in size by a few
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper KIng Fire
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
remains the top priority on this incident. The fire increased in size by a few hundred acres as warm, dry weather and westerly winds pushed it towards the east In a press release, fire officials said that all actions today will be based on... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper Creek Fireremains the top priority on this incident. The fire increased in size by a few
Evacuations ordered for homes near Copper Creek Fire
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
remains the top priority on this incident. The fire increased in size by a few hundred acres as warm, dry weather and westerly winds pushed it towards the east In a press release, fire officials said that all actions today will be based on... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland set to bask in temperatures of up to 30 degreesbreakdown on Thursday, with the Bank Holiday weekend looking quite unsettled, p
Scotland set to bask in temperatures of up to 30 degrees
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
breakdown on Thursday, with the Bank Holiday weekend looking quite unsettled, particularly in the north, with a south-westerly flow.” The Weather Outlook forecaster Brian Gaze added: “Autumn will be followed by summer as the mercury soars,... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA sees Tropical Storm Fiona weakening from wind sheartropical depression. At the time of the image, Forecaster Daniel Brown of the N
NASA sees Tropical Storm Fiona weakening from wind shear
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
tropical depression. At the time of the image, Forecaster Daniel Brown of the National Hurricane Center noted that "strong westerly shear continues to take a toll on Fiona." The Suomi NPP image showed the bulk of Fiona's clouds pushed to the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Teams draw battle lines on The Blockon the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts p
Teams draw battle lines on The Block
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
on the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts plenty of natural light thanks to its north-westerly aspect. The show's oldest ever couple, experienced renovators Dan and Carleen, finished third with their grown-up... Read more
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Northern Star
Teams draw battle lines on The Blockon the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts p
Teams draw battle lines on The Block
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
on the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts plenty of natural light thanks to its north-westerly aspect. The show's oldest ever couple, experienced renovators Dan and Carleen, finished third with their grown-up... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Teams draw battle lines on The Blockon the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts p
Teams draw battle lines on The Block
The Daily Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
on the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts plenty of natural light thanks to its north-westerly aspect. The show's oldest ever couple, experienced renovators Dan and Carleen, finished third with their grown-up... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Teams draw battle lines on The Blockon the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts p
Teams draw battle lines on The Block
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
on the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts plenty of natural light thanks to its north-westerly aspect. The show's oldest ever couple, experienced renovators Dan and Carleen, finished third with their grown-up... Read more
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Queensland Times
Teams draw battle lines on The Blockon the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts p
Teams draw battle lines on The Block
Queensland Times / Posted 4 days ago
on the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts plenty of natural light thanks to its north-westerly aspect. The show's oldest ever couple, experienced renovators Dan and Carleen, finished third with their grown-up... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Teams draw battle lines on The Blockon the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts p
Teams draw battle lines on The Block
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
on the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts plenty of natural light thanks to its north-westerly aspect. The show's oldest ever couple, experienced renovators Dan and Carleen, finished third with their grown-up... Read more
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News Mail
Teams draw battle lines on The Blockon the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts p
Teams draw battle lines on The Block
News Mail / Posted 4 days ago
on the top floor, which is 15 square metres smaller than unit five but boasts plenty of natural light thanks to its north-westerly aspect. The show's oldest ever couple, experienced renovators Dan and Carleen, finished third with their grown-up... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Sherman Author Finds Inspiration In Students, New England Landscapeit’s an exploration of relationships. Said McKinnon: "We meet the Merrill fami
Sherman Author Finds Inspiration In Students, New England Landscape
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 4 days ago
it’s an exploration of relationships. Said McKinnon: "We meet the Merrill family, who gather at the family summer home in Westerly, R.I., for their father’s 75th birthday party. As always, each member arrives with luggage in tow; and it’s not just... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Sherman Author Finds Inspiration In Students, New England Landscapeit’s an exploration of relationships. Said McKinnon: "We meet the Merrill fami
Sherman Author Finds Inspiration In Students, New England Landscape
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 4 days ago
it’s an exploration of relationships. Said McKinnon: "We meet the Merrill family, who gather at the family summer home in Westerly, R.I., for their father’s 75th birthday party. As always, each member arrives with luggage in tow; and it’s not just... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Darien
Sherman Author Finds Inspiration In Students, New England Landscapeit’s an exploration of relationships. Said McKinnon: "We meet the Merrill fami
Sherman Author Finds Inspiration In Students, New England Landscape
The Daily Voice - Darien / Posted 4 days ago
it’s an exploration of relationships. Said McKinnon: "We meet the Merrill family, who gather at the family summer home in Westerly, R.I., for their father’s 75th birthday party. As always, each member arrives with luggage in tow; and it’s not just... Read more
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