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The Daily & Sunday Review
Iwo Jima veteran speaks at museum in Sonestown: Saw the flag being raised on island in World War IISONESTOWN - A veteran who witnessed the raising of the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima du
Iwo Jima veteran speaks at museum in Sonestown: Saw the flag being raised on island in World War II
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 38 minutes ago
SONESTOWN - A veteran who witnessed the raising of the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima during World War II spoke Sunday at a dedication ceremony for a mural at the Endless Mountains War Memorial Museum in Sonestown, Sullivan County. The mural, which was... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Looking Ahead: Debut column for 2015 high school sportsIn this weekly column, I'll take a look at what's to come on the local sports s
Looking Ahead: Debut column for 2015 high school sports
Warren Times Observer / Posted 3 hours ago
In this weekly column, I'll take a look at what's to come on the local sports scene, while also taking a brief look back at the week that was. My goal is to provide insights into the local sports community that go beyond just game coverage while... Read more
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Independent
Nick Clegg backs call for return of Crimea monument in SheffieldThe Victorian Society has led the campaign calling for the monument, one of the
Nick Clegg backs call for return of Crimea monument in Sheffield
Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
The Victorian Society has led the campaign calling for the monument, one of the first war memorials dedicated to ordinary soldiers rather than officers, to be re-erected in Sheffield. Christopher Costelloe, director of the society, said: “This is... Read more
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Gisborne Herald
Urban strategy put on holdA DISPUTE over whether development should go ahead at Makaraka has put Gisborne
Urban strategy put on hold
Gisborne Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
A DISPUTE over whether development should go ahead at Makaraka has put Gisborne District Council’s urban development strategy on hold. Councillors challenged inclusion of Makaraka in the strategy as an urban growth area, which was contrary to the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
VIDEO: Man tries to get out of being towedTropical Storm Fred forms off African coastTropical Storm Fred forms off Africa
VIDEO: Man tries to get out of being towed
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 hours ago
Tropical Storm Fred forms off African coastTropical Storm Fred forms off African coast On Sunday morning, Fred had max winds of 40 mph and was moving west of the African coast. Tropical Storm Fred formed in the Atlantic, just off the African coast... Read more
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Dexter Daily Statesman
Ritter's office is the streets of AdvanceMADELINEDEJOURNETTadvancensc@sbcglobal.net Mayor Carl "Pete" Ritter sits on the
Ritter's office is the streets of Advance
Dexter Daily Statesman / Posted 17 hours ago
MADELINEDEJOURNETTadvancensc@sbcglobal.net Mayor Carl "Pete" Ritter sits on the front porch at his home in Advance, where he has served the city for five years. The mayor conducts almost as much business from his porch as he does from his office at... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Tropical Storm Fred forms near AfricaTropical Storm Fred forms off African coastTropical Storm Fred forms off Africa
Tropical Storm Fred forms near Africa
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 hours ago
Tropical Storm Fred forms off African coastTropical Storm Fred forms off African coast On Sunday morning, Fred had max winds of 40 mph and was moving west of the African coast. Tropical Storm Fred formed in the Atlantic, just off the African coast... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
It's state title or bust for FayettevilleFayetteville doesn't have to look far for motivation. All the Bulldogs have to
It's state title or bust for Fayetteville
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 hours ago
Fayetteville doesn't have to look far for motivation. All the Bulldogs have to do is go back to the final minute of last season's Class 7A state championship game, when Bentonville scored with 26 seconds left to defeat Fayetteville 24-21 for its... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Picnic in the Pass a healing celebrationThe celebration in Pass Christian was spread all over War Memorial Park. Indivi
Picnic in the Pass a healing celebration
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
The celebration in Pass Christian was spread all over War Memorial Park. Individual families pulled up a blanket and enjoyed the day. Vendors filled the spaces and music filled the air all through the day. But the day was even more special for... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Picnic in the Pass a healing celebrationThe celebration in Pass Christian was spread all over War Memorial Park. Indivi
Picnic in the Pass a healing celebration
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
The celebration in Pass Christian was spread all over War Memorial Park. Individual families pulled up a blanket and enjoyed the day. Vendors filled the spaces and music filled the air all through the day. But the day was even more special for... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Picnic in the Pass a healing celebrationThe celebration in Pass Christian was spread all over War Memorial Park. Indivi
Picnic in the Pass a healing celebration
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
The celebration in Pass Christian was spread all over War Memorial Park. Individual families pulled up a blanket and enjoyed the day. Vendors filled the spaces and music filled the air all through the day. But the day was even more special for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Former Erie County sheriff, veterans organization honored at awards eventFormer Erie County Sheriff Thomas F. Higgins and Vets 4 Vets were honored Satur
Former Erie County sheriff, veterans organization honored at awards event
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Former Erie County Sheriff Thomas F. Higgins and Vets 4 Vets were honored Saturday during the fifth annual Louis R. Palma Veterans Appreciation Tribute Awards at Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park. Higgins, a Marine Corps veteran of the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hype surrounds hearing as Freddie Gray case heads to courtAfter months of sharply worded motions by prosecutors and defense attorneys, le
Hype surrounds hearing as Freddie Gray case heads to court
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
After months of sharply worded motions by prosecutors and defense attorneys, legal questions surrounding the officers charged in Freddie Gray's arrest and death will be aired publicly for the first time Wednesday in a solemn, wood-paneled courtroom... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Day in Pictures Gallery - August 29, 2015The full moon rises over a small Christian orthodox church during a wedding cer
Day in Pictures Gallery - August 29, 2015
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
The full moon rises over a small Christian orthodox church during a wedding ceremony at Protaras resort in the southeast part of the island of Cyprus, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias) Afghan civil society activists put roses in... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge area book events for Aug. 30 - Sept. 1Book events BATON ROUGEWednesday, Sept. 2 KIDS’ NIGHT: 5 p.m., La Divina Ital
Baton Rouge area book events for Aug. 30 - Sept. 1
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Book events BATON ROUGEWednesday, Sept. 2 KIDS’ NIGHT: 5 p.m., La Divina Italian Cafe. Join Linda Taylor, author of “LSU Alphabet Book,” for this special LSU Tiger event. Wear your purple and gold. OGDEN HONORS CONVOCATION FEATURING AUTHOR MICHAEL... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Pass Christian plans 'Picnic in the Park' to honor residents and volunteersWhile Pass Christian was devastated by Hurricane Katrina, today is a day of cel
Pass Christian plans 'Picnic in the Park' to honor residents and volunteers
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
While Pass Christian was devastated by Hurricane Katrina, today is a day of celebration with the Picnic in the Park honoring the 39571 community in War Memorial Park. The celebration gets cranked up about 4 p.m. with a welcome by Pass Christian... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Pass Christian plans 'Picnic in the Park' to honor residents and volunteersWhile Pass Christian was devastated by Hurricane Katrina, today is a day of cel
Pass Christian plans 'Picnic in the Park' to honor residents and volunteers
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
While Pass Christian was devastated by Hurricane Katrina, today is a day of celebration with the Picnic in the Park honoring the 39571 community in War Memorial Park. The celebration gets cranked up about 4 p.m. with a welcome by Pass Christian... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Images of wounded soldiers to be projected on Tower of London for new memorialA second inspirational war memorial is planned for the Tower of London next mon
Images of wounded soldiers to be projected on Tower of London for new memorial
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
A second inspirational war memorial is planned for the Tower of London next month when images of wounded heroes are projected on to its walls. Shots by the acclaimed photographer Rankin will be shown from September 10 to 16 on behalf of the Haig... Read more
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The Comet
Band of brothers take on London to Paris cycle in aid of Stotfold and Arlesey Royal British Legion Huw Connell, Paul Watts, Paul Brogden and Ian Swift and ready for action at A
Band of brothers take on London to Paris cycle in aid of Stotfold and Arlesey Royal British Legion
The Comet / Posted yesterday
Huw Connell, Paul Watts, Paul Brogden and Ian Swift and ready for action at Arlesey War memorial. A band of brothers are taking on a four-day cycle... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senior privilegesPine Bluff finally broke through last season after going 19 years without a sta
Senior privileges
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Pine Bluff finally broke through last season after going 19 years without a state championship. The Zebras routed Benton 50-10 in the title game at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock to win their first state championship since 1995, but there... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Royal Black Institution: 17,000 to step out for Last Saturday parades across Northern Ireland More than 17,000 members of the Royal Black Institution will step out at five
Royal Black Institution: 17,000 to step out for Last Saturday parades across Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
More than 17,000 members of the Royal Black Institution will step out at five locations across Northern Ireland today for its traditional Last Saturday... Read more
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Express and Star
Race against time for Dudley war memorial « Express & StarResidents and councillors have been working for years to get the cenotaph outsi
Race against time for Dudley war memorial « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Residents and councillors have been working for years to get the cenotaph outside Mount Tabor Church, Sedgley Road West, Woodsetton moved. The war memorial at the Tabor Church in Sedgley Road WestRubbish currently builds up around the base of the... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 08.28.15 | News & Observer A masked kurdish militant holds a molotov cocktail
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
08.28.15 | News & Observer A masked kurdish militant holds a molotov cocktails in front of a burning barricade during clashes with Turkish police in the Gazi district of Istanbul. Five people, including two children and a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
August 28, 2015Protesters chant slogans in support of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi as
August 28, 2015
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Protesters chant slogans in support of Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi as they carry a large national flag during a rally in Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. Friday's protesters were joined for the first time by followers... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Knicks, Bulls in Charlotte for NBA exhibitionsCHARLOTTE, NC (Rick Bonnell/The Charlotte Observer) - The Charlotte Hornets wi
Knicks, Bulls in Charlotte for NBA exhibitions
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
CHARLOTTE, NC (Rick Bonnell/The Charlotte Observer) - The Charlotte Hornets will play exhibitions against the New York Knicks and Chicago Bulls at Time Warner Cable Arena as part of an eight-game preseason schedule. The Knicks come to Charlotte on... Read more
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Business Standard India
No solution in sight yet to resolve OROP standoffThe ex-servicement fighting for OROP stayed away from the 50th anniversary cele
No solution in sight yet to resolve OROP standoff
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The ex-servicement fighting for OROP stayed away from the 50th anniversary celebrations of the 1965 war in New DelhiThe ex-servicement fighting for OROP stayed away from the 50th anniversary... Read more
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The News & Observer
Knicks, Bulls in Charlotte for preseason NBA exhibitions | News & Observer August 28, 2015 Hornets preseason schedule includes trip
Knicks, Bulls in Charlotte for preseason NBA exhibitions
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer August 28, 2015 Hornets preseason schedule includes trip to China Two of eight exhibitions at Time Warner Cable... Read more
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The Maui News
St. Anthony seeking indoor practice site"September 4th through the end of September, if I can't get borrowed gyms, it's
St. Anthony seeking indoor practice site
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
"September 4th through the end of September, if I can't get borrowed gyms, it's on the beach every day at practice," Lee said. The Trojans will be without an indoor practice site because of several factors. The Maui Fair, scheduled for Sept. 24-27,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Activists ticketed for putting Snowden bust on NYC monumentTwo activists who put a bust of Edward Snowden on a Revolutionary War memorial
Activists ticketed for putting Snowden bust on NYC monument
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Two activists who put a bust of Edward Snowden on a Revolutionary War memorial were ticketed and got their confiscated sculpture back Wednesday, saying they felt the episode had sparked conversation about freedom. Jeff Greenspan and Andrew Tider had... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Flags of Our Heroes program seeking veterans’ photosThrough Flags of Our Heroes, photographs of deceased WWII and Korean War vetera
Flags of Our Heroes program seeking veterans’ photos
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Through Flags of Our Heroes, photographs of deceased WWII and Korean War veterans are brought to the WWII Memorial and the Korean War Memorial in Washington, D.C., set up on an easel with a folded American flag, and photographed by Cazenovia... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Local, News, Weather, Sports, Election coverage, for East Syrause, Fayetteville, Manlius, Onondaga County, Central New York, NYThrough Flags of Our Heroes, photographs of deceased WWII and Korean War vetera
Local, News, Weather, Sports, Election coverage, for East Syrause, Fayetteville, Manlius, Onondaga County, Central New York, NY
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Through Flags of Our Heroes, photographs of deceased WWII and Korean War veterans are brought to the WWII Memorial and the Korean War Memorial in Washington, D.C., set up on an easel with a folded American flag, and photographed by Cazenovia... Read more
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New Kerala
First Sikh soldier to guard Tomb of Unknown Soldier In a first, a Sikh soldier has been appointed to watch over the "Tomb of the
First Sikh soldier to guard Tomb of Unknown Soldier
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
In a first, a Sikh soldier has been appointed to watch over the "Tomb of the Unknown Soldier" at the National War Memorial here in Canada, a media report said. The tomb refers to a monument in... Read more
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Business Standard India
No solution n sight to resolve OROP standoffRetired defence services personnel - both officers and jawans - today recognise
No solution n sight to resolve OROP standoff
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Retired defence services personnel - both officers and jawans - today recognised that talks with the government over the One Rank One Pension (OROP) had failed when they stayed away from the celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of India's1965... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Plans for tourist mapsCockermouth is set to get new tourist maps thanks to funding from Allerdale cou
Plans for tourist maps
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
Cockermouth is set to get new tourist maps thanks to funding from Allerdale council. The town council has agreed that £5,000 should be spent producing and distributing the maps, which will feature a 3D artist's impression of the town. The money... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Other days100 years ago Aug. 28, 1915 FAYETTEVILLE -- Mrs. M. J. Coleman, mother of Mrs
Other days
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
100 years ago Aug. 28, 1915 FAYETTEVILLE -- Mrs. M. J. Coleman, mother of Mrs. Mamie Hamlin, under arrest at Jackson, Tenn., refused to discuss her daughter's case when seen here this afternoon. Mrs. Coleman and Mrs. Hamlin and the latter's two... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Football writers group shuts out RazorbacksThe Football Writers Association of America announced its 75th anniversary All-
Football writers group shuts out Razorbacks
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Football Writers Association of America announced its 75th anniversary All-America team last week. Not one former Arkansas Razorback was on it, and it included first, second and third teams. The only person from The Natural State on the list... Read more
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Canberra Times
50 WWII veterans honoured at Canberra ANZAC centenary ceremonyClive Gesling, whose plane landed with empty tanks, was one of 50 local WWII ve
50 WWII veterans honoured at Canberra ANZAC centenary ceremony
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Clive Gesling, whose plane landed with empty tanks, was one of 50 local WWII veterans honoured. Photo: Jay Cronan When Laddie Hindley enlisted at 18, he never thought that he would end up in the air force, let alone as a pilot. "I wanted to go... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Aug. 28Weeds >> Wednesday Page 1, property owners need to maintain the weeds in our ya
Aug. 28
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
Weeds >> Wednesday Page 1, property owners need to maintain the weeds in our yards. What about city, county and El Paso Electric setting some type of example and remove their horrible weed infestations first. El Paso Electric is the worst, they even... Read more
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Gisborne Herald
Public say now on officesA CONSULTATION document on transferring Gisborne District Council’s municipal b
Public say now on offices
Gisborne Herald / Posted 3 days ago
A CONSULTATION document on transferring Gisborne District Council’s municipal buildings into the ownership of Gisborne Holdings Ltd will be publicly notified — but the proposal for GHL to build and own a new council administration centre faced strong... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Coding for kids and teachers these school holidaysFriday, 28 August 2015, 3:38 pmPress Release: Hutt City CouncilHutt City Librar
Coding for kids and teachers these school holidays
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Friday, 28 August 2015, 3:38 pmPress Release: Hutt City CouncilHutt City Libraries, Grow Wellington and Gather Workshops are set to welcome young... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trauma training aims to help city employees in dealing with publicStanley Smith has spent nearly four decades helping troubled young people earn
Trauma training aims to help city employees in dealing with public
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Stanley Smith has spent nearly four decades helping troubled young people earn GEDs and get jobs, but he learned something new this week that he thinks will help him do his job even better. Smith, an employment advocate with the Mayor's Office of... Read more
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York Daily Record
Discover these 17 neat places in your own York County, Pa., backyard. Actually, make that 18. Fairmount Park in Red Lion has a splash park, picnic area, modern playground
Discover these 17 neat places in your own York County, Pa., backyard. Actually, make that 18.
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Fairmount Park in Red Lion has a splash park, picnic area, modern playground and much more. It's a place to play or just sit. And let's not forget, it has... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Canada's 'Victims of Communism' Debacle (Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has been changing Canada's collective se
Canada's 'Victims of Communism' Debacle (
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has been changing Canada's collective self-image. He has emphasized violent, rather than peaceful episodes, in the country's history, and had a war memorial replace artistic and literary images on the $20 bill.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lizards looking for moreDardanelle Coach Josh Price and his players haven’t forgotten how the 2014 seas
Lizards looking for more
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Dardanelle Coach Josh Price and his players haven’t forgotten how the 2014 season ended. The Sand Lizards won their first 13 games on their way to a Class 4A semifinal matchup against Warren at Keenan Field in Dardanelle. It had been a near... Read more
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Whitehaven News
War memorial vandals shamedA VIDEO showing graffiti on a commemorative war memorial in Whitehaven has gone
War memorial vandals shamed
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
A VIDEO showing graffiti on a commemorative war memorial in Whitehaven has gone viral. Graffiti: Names daubed on the memorialJohn Story The community has been in uproar after heartless vandals targeted the memorial in Castle Park last Friday... Read more
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Canberra Times
Things to do this weekendThe Brick Expo is on all weekend at the Hellenic Club Woden. Photo: Jamila Tode
Things to do this weekend
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
The Brick Expo is on all weekend at the Hellenic Club Woden. Photo: Jamila Toderas Your guide to what's going on around the capital this weekend. LEGO LAND The hugely popular BrickExpo is back with elaborate and enormous Lego displays including... Read more
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The Comet
‘Religious hate crime’ at Hitchin church damages cherished First World War memorial – and Letchworth targeted too A stained glass memorial to the fallen of the First World War has been badly
‘Religious hate crime’ at Hitchin church damages cherished First World War memorial – and Letchworth targeted too
The Comet / Posted 3 days ago
A stained glass memorial to the fallen of the First World War has been badly damaged in what police are describing as a religiously... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Delta Exhibition, through Sept. 20. "Inspired by Nature," David Paul Cook, Victoria Harvey, through Oct.... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Melbourn’s ‘anti-social behaviour hotspot’ regenerated with extra safety measures as part of village-wide project Melbourn car park is being redeveloped An ‘anti-social behaviour hotspot’ in
Melbourn’s ‘anti-social behaviour hotspot’ regenerated with extra safety measures as part of village-wide project
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 4 days ago
Melbourn car park is being redeveloped An ‘anti-social behaviour hotspot’ in Melbourn is undergoing a huge refurbishment which will... Read more
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Express and Star
£70k earmarked to improve Barr Beacon beauty spot « Express & StarMore than £70,000 of improvements have been earmarked for Barr Beacon under pla
£70k earmarked to improve Barr Beacon beauty spot « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 4 days ago
More than £70,000 of improvements have been earmarked for Barr Beacon under plans being drawn up by the council. Improved footpaths are being considered for the landmark site in Walsall between Aldridge and Pheasey. Walsall Council chiefs are... Read more
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