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The Chattanoogan
Chien And Shifrin To Open String Theory’s Eighth Seasonbe the first performers of the 2016-17 season on Tuesday, Oct. 4. The concert w
Chien And Shifrin To Open String Theory’s Eighth Season
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 hours ago
be the first performers of the 2016-17 season on Tuesday, Oct. 4. The concert will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Hunter Museum of Art. String Theory at the Hunter brings celebrated chamber musicians from around the world to perform in the... Read more
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Daily Herald
50 years ago: Elgin National Watch tower demolitionwas removed earlier, and some of the hands which were recovered after the blast
50 years ago: Elgin National Watch tower demolition
Daily Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
was removed earlier, and some of the hands which were recovered after the blast are now on display at the Elgin History Museum. New district: More than 900 students passed through the doors of Elgin Community College as the school held its... Read more
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Daily Press
Landmark lighthouse fell after 127 yearstower that resulted stood for 127 years before it finally toppled on Sept. 26,
Landmark lighthouse fell after 127 years
Daily Press / Posted 11 hours ago
tower that resulted stood for 127 years before it finally toppled on Sept. 26, 1956, in the high waves and 55-mph gusts of wind brought to Hampton Roads by the remnants of Hurricane Flossy. Though not nearly as damaging as several previous... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dog-mauling lawsuit against Tiffinni Young only distracts from these real issues | CommentaryI may wind up eating crow over this opinion, but I think the accusation that Da
Dog-mauling lawsuit against Tiffinni Young only distracts from these real issues | Commentary
Dallas Morning News / Posted 12 hours ago
I may wind up eating crow over this opinion, but I think the accusation that Dallas City Council member Tiffinni Young tried to take advantage of the family of dog-mauling victim Antoinette Brown is a desperate attempt by grieving loved ones to hold... Read more
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iol.co.za
US black history finally has a homebefore Obama leaves office, included Stevie Wonder and Oprah Winfrey. The Smit
US black history finally has a home
iol.co.za / Posted 19 hours ago
before Obama leaves office, included Stevie Wonder and Oprah Winfrey. The Smithsonian's 19th addition to its sprawling museum and research complex is the first national museum tasked with documenting the uncomfortable truths of the country's... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Officials: Blaze at B.F. Brown was arsonthrough the vacant building early Monday morning. For nearly a year and a half,
Officials: Blaze at B.F. Brown was arson
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
through the vacant building early Monday morning. For nearly a year and a half, NuView Communities and the Fitchburg Art Museum have been working with the city on making the project a reality. After the four-alarm fire that left the brick... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rising Hope for Agricultural Revivalon other countries for most of its agricultural products to meet the food deman
Rising Hope for Agricultural Revival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
on other countries for most of its agricultural products to meet the food demand of her citizenry. With the stormy wind of change hitting hard on the economies of the world and particularly the harsh effect on the prices of crude oil which... Read more
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The Mercury News
Anne and Mark’s Art Party was a fiery successto do just that at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds. The entry way installat
Anne and Mark’s Art Party was a fiery success
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
to do just that at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds. The entry way installations — Bill Gould‘s “Blowing in the Wind” and Wizzard‘s “Rabbit Hole” — let people know they were in for something very different. The cavernous main gallery... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
5 activities to do in Toowoomba today for school holidaysof school holidays? Here are a few things you could do: Join in the family fu
5 activities to do in Toowoomba today for school holidays
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of school holidays? Here are a few things you could do: Join in the family fun activities and follow the clues around the Museum. WHEN: Today until October 3, 10am to 3pm daily JOIN in the family fun activities and follow the clues around the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Best places to find fall in Arizonathe right, the high-desert plateau to the left and downtown Williams below. The
Best places to find fall in Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
the right, the high-desert plateau to the left and downtown Williams below. Then you’re off, scooting 30 mph down with the wind in your face. And darned if you aren’t cold. www.ziplineroute66.com. Highlight: Ordering a pumpkin-spiced (or other... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Demigods of Power and Might: Militarism & Media -- Religion & Racismwhen we vote against repeating the gender bias and racial discrimination of our
The Demigods of Power and Might: Militarism & Media -- Religion & Racism
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
when we vote against repeating the gender bias and racial discrimination of our past, We The People are the power of the wind -- and the ocean on which all sail. Regardless of national heritage, political hope, gender claim, income race for... Read more
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Liverpool FC
Exclusive extract: Steve Nicol reveals secrets of the Anfield Rapmemories of playing under Paisley, Joe Fagan, Kenny Dalglish and Graeme Souness
Exclusive extract: Steve Nicol reveals secrets of the Anfield Rap
Liverpool FC / Posted yesterday
memories of playing under Paisley, Joe Fagan, Kenny Dalglish and Graeme Souness. He reveals all about the practical jokes, wind-ups and crazy capers that Liverpool's players got up to off the field in the 1980s! Nicol was also part of the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Fights, fantasy fixes and the FBI: Museum Tower and Nasher still at odds over glare after five yearsin the ouster of Richard Tettamant, chief administrator for the Dallas Police a
Fights, fantasy fixes and the FBI: Museum Tower and Nasher still at odds over glare after five years
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
in the ouster of Richard Tettamant, chief administrator for the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System, which owns Museum Tower, the 42-story behemoth from which The Glare was first spotted on Sept. 26, 2011. Five years later, officials... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hail to the chiefvisit houseofprayerhingham.org. Underbelly Walking Tour of Downtown Plymouth w
Hail to the chief
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Underbelly Walking Tour of Downtown Plymouth will begin at 3 p.m. at Hedge House Museum, 126 Water St. Hosted by the Plymouth Antiquarian Society, the free, one-hour walking tour of the downtown and... Read more
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Northern Echo
Iconic Hartlepool lifeboat still afloat thanks to a £1,000 grantThe donation was given on behalf of EDF Energy Renewables, which operates the w
Iconic Hartlepool lifeboat still afloat thanks to a £1,000 grant
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
The donation was given on behalf of EDF Energy Renewables, which operates the wind far at Redcar. Brenda Hutchinson, volunteer at the Princess Royal Restoration Association said: “Our aim is to continue to promote the Princess Royal wooden lifeboat... Read more
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Rappler
Obama opens new African American Museum amid racial strifeMILESTONE. US President Barack Obama speaks during the opening ceremony for the
Obama opens new African American Museum amid racial strife
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
MILESTONE. US President Barack Obama speaks during the opening ceremony for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on September 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. Photo by Zach Gibson/AFP WASHINGTON, USA – President Barack... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
All that jazzvisit houseofprayerhingham.org. Underbelly Walking Tour of Downtown Plymouth w
All that jazz
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
visit houseofprayerhingham.org. Underbelly Walking Tour of Downtown Plymouth will begin at 3 p.m. at Hedge House Museum, 126 Water St. Hosted by the Plymouth Antiquarian Society, the free, one-hour walking tour of the downtown and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Obama opens new African American Museum amid national racial strifePresident Barack Obama hailed Saturday the opening of the National Museum of Af
Obama opens new African American Museum amid national racial strife
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
President Barack Obama hailed Saturday the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, a long-awaited testament to black suffering and triumph in the United States. The first black president of the United... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama opens new African American Museum amid national racial strifeWASHINGTON: President Barack Obama heralded on Saturday (Sep 24) the opening of
Obama opens new African American Museum amid national racial strife
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama heralded on Saturday (Sep 24) the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, an institution dedicated to the many threads of black suffering and triumph. The first black president of... Read more
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The China Post
Historic ship returning to once-ruined seaportan iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seapo
Historic ship returning to once-ruined seaport
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
an iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seaport district as the centerpiece of a museum that is making a comeback after having the wind knocked out of its sails after Superstorm Sandy. The Wavertree, one... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about arthold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbu
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
hold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour... Read more
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NBC News
Breaking bones, breaking barriers: black stuntmen honored at new Smithsonianlife or limb) or hold on for dear life. He chose the latter. "I had on a G-str
Breaking bones, breaking barriers: black stuntmen honored at new Smithsonian
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
life or limb) or hold on for dear life. He chose the latter. "I had on a G-string, it was the month of February and the wind was blowing and that pole was shaking," remembers Elam, 69, with a chuckle. "I just held on tight. About two hours went... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarto merge my African heritage with American Culture," 2 p.m.; reception for arti
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
to merge my African heritage with American Culture," 2 p.m.; reception for artist Elizabeth Doxtater at the DeVos Art Museum, 2 p.m.; Jon Barch, NMU Center for Student Enrichment, "Deconstructing Bias," 3 p.m.; Susan Morgan of NMU... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Obituary: Jean St-Germain, Quebec’s eccentric inventor of diverse devicesfrancophones call a patenteux, a resourceful tinkerer. His innovations included
Obituary: Jean St-Germain, Quebec’s eccentric inventor of diverse devices
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
francophones call a patenteux, a resourceful tinkerer. His innovations included a revolutionary baby bottle, a vertical wind tunnel and a robot restaurant In addition to patenting scores of inventions, Jean St-Germain also found time in his... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaportan iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seapo
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaport
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
an iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seaport district as the centerpiece of a museum that is making a comeback after having the wind knocked out of its sails after Superstorm Sandy. The Wavertree, one... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about arthold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbu
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
hold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaportan iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seapo
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaport
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
an iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seaport district as the centerpiece of a museum that is making a comeback after having the wind knocked out of its sails after Superstorm Sandy. The Wavertree, one... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaportan iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seapo
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaport
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
an iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seaport district as the centerpiece of a museum that is making a comeback after having the wind knocked out of its sails after Superstorm Sandy. The Wavertree, one... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaportNEW YORK (AP) - A 19th century sailing ship is returning to New York City's sea
Restored historic ship returning to once-devastated seaport
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A 19th century sailing ship is returning to New York City's seaport district as the centerpiece of a museum that also is making a comeback after having the wind knocked out of its sails by Superstorm Sandy. The Wavertree underwent a... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Flights Of Our Fathers Air Show In TerrellStates because it was safer than the skies over England. The No. 1 British Flyi
Flights Of Our Fathers Air Show In Terrell
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
States because it was safer than the skies over England. The No. 1 British Flying School was located in Terrell and the museum, of the same name, keeps those memories alive. “Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill formulated a deal where the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Living in a barn is quite luxurious for East Peoria coupleThe joints are reinforced in ways that people can’t see.” Barns made with mort
Living in a barn is quite luxurious for East Peoria couple
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
The joints are reinforced in ways that people can’t see.” Barns made with mortise and tenon joinery actually sway in the wind, said Sue. That wasn’t a quality they wanted in their home. They also wanted the super-efficiency of a modern home, so... Read more
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USA Today
10 amazing free (or almost free) travel experiencesphenomenon, a free show for anyone to see," Cole says. austintexas.org Getty C
10 amazing free (or almost free) travel experiences
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
phenomenon, a free show for anyone to see," Cole says. austintexas.org Getty Center Los Angeles The billion-dollar museum offers much more than art. “You’ve got amazing architecture and natural gardens that change along with the season, and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Classroom Antarcticainterest in classic physics experiments. While most of the passengers on their
Classroom Antarctica
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
interest in classic physics experiments. While most of the passengers on their flight over Antarctica were looking out the windows at the dazzling and untouched Antarctic landscape, Rory Spiers and Giaccomo Caria were more concerned with recreating... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Have a good laughhold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbu
Have a good laugh
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
hold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettstraditional dances, and a Lebanese café with authentic Arabic coffee will also
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 5 days ago
traditional dances, and a Lebanese café with authentic Arabic coffee will also be featured. CRAFT FESTIVAL — Fruitlands Museum, 102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard. Sept. 24, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sept. 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission: $5/member,... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Environmentalists, historians aim to protect Birdwood Creekline running from Gerald Gentleman Power Station north to Thedford and then eas
Environmentalists, historians aim to protect Birdwood Creek
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
line running from Gerald Gentleman Power Station north to Thedford and then east to Holt County. Ziska said pipeline and wind energy projects could also cross the area in the future. She was one of a group of people who met Tuesday to look at... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Janet Sheridan: More things to love about Craigsand cranes parading their young, eagles nesting in aged trees of size and an o
Janet Sheridan: More things to love about Craig
Craig Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
sand cranes parading their young, eagles nesting in aged trees of size and an over-arching backdrop of clear blue sky. The Museum of Northwest Colorado and Wyman Living History Museum tell the stories of those who populated our area and built our... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
28 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next 10 DaysThe event is free and open to all ages. 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. Mission G
28 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next 10 Days
Tucson Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
The event is free and open to all ages. 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. Mission Gardens, 946 W. Mission Lane. Free. Free Museums! It's just about time for Museum Day Live! Get your pen ready, because it's time to wrote a thank you letter to the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
The 1938 hurricane’s impact on The Big EConnecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts on September 21, killing 700 people
The 1938 hurricane’s impact on The Big E
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts on September 21, killing 700 people, bringing 50 foot waves, and maximum wind gusts of 186 miles per hour. The storm hit the Eastern Exposition fairgrounds in West Springfield while the fair was... Read more
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Daily Journal
SJ woman gives ancestor's slave clothing to museumThe Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture opens
SJ woman gives ancestor's slave clothing to museum
Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture opens this weekend Janett Galloway can't recall how long her grandmother hid her ancestors' clothing in that storage chest. "My grandmother Mary had that chest for as long as... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How Hull aims to become the UK's newest cultural hub - and why you should give it a chancea more innocent retail era (“Buy a joke and have a good laugh”; “Quality is the
How Hull aims to become the UK's newest cultural hub - and why you should give it a chance
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
a more innocent retail era (“Buy a joke and have a good laugh”; “Quality is the silent salesman”). The narratives that wind through it, of Marvell the poet and Wilberforce the abolitionist, of whalers, actors and the Spiders from Mars... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Tasha’s KRLD To Do List September 22-25, 2016Premier Motown Band. (9/22) Memphis Soul is an 8-piece group with a sound and s
Tasha’s KRLD To Do List September 22-25, 2016
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
Premier Motown Band. (9/22) Memphis Soul is an 8-piece group with a sound and style inspired by such artists as Earth, Wind and Fire, Otis Redding, Al Green and Aretha Franklin. Also, running through November 23, Autumn at the Arboretum... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Root, root, root with Dick Flavinhold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbu
Root, root, root with Dick Flavin
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
hold its annual auction from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Abington Knights of Columbus Hall, 254 Hancock St. Free. The Jenney Museum in Plymouth will hold "Rediscover America’s Christian Heritage" tours from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. today and Oct. 8. The tour... Read more
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WA Today
Perth's ultimate school holiday kids activity guideat Whiteman Park Artefact Investigator involves searching for hidden treasures
Perth's ultimate school holiday kids activity guide
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
at Whiteman Park Artefact Investigator involves searching for hidden treasures. Unearthing, caring for and cataloguing museum relics. Get behind the scenes and discover what museums are all about. (Adult supervision and participation is... Read more
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Slate
The Untold Story of Addy Walker, a Trailblazing Historical Icon, a Former Slave, and a Dollin particular; Wilma King, a historian and expert on American slavery; June Pow
The Untold Story of Addy Walker, a Trailblazing Historical Icon, a Former Slave, and a Doll
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
in particular; Wilma King, a historian and expert on American slavery; June Powell, then of the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center in Ohio; and Janet Sims-Wood, who was a librarian and scholar at Howard University and specialized... Read more
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Philly.com
Joss Whedon assembles Avengers to urge people to votethose curious about any juicy info, we got nothin'. * Angelina Jolie and Brad
Joss Whedon assembles Avengers to urge people to vote
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
those curious about any juicy info, we got nothin'. * Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's split is a literal one at several wax museums. A spokeswoman for Madame Tussauds wax museum in London says that in order to faithfully mirror Angelina Jolie and... Read more
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The State News
Summer storm splits campus tree in half, reveals 350-year-old ageWhen one of the oldest trees on MSU’s campus was blown down by a windstorm last
Summer storm splits campus tree in half, reveals 350-year-old age
The State News / Posted 6 days ago
When one of the oldest trees on MSU’s campus was blown down by a windstorm last July, it was devastating for Department of Plant Biology professor Frank Telewski. The tree had split, and only a small section remained. But, when the large white oak... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Re-opening of theatre hits a few snagson Oct. 21. It's called Roots North Revisited. The lineup is not set yet, so wa
Re-opening of theatre hits a few snags
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 6 days ago
on Oct. 21. It's called Roots North Revisited. The lineup is not set yet, so watch here for it. Of the events, the Orillia Museum of Art and History's Jail and Bail, originally planned for Friday Sept. 30, has been postponed until sometime next... Read more
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CNET
Studio Ghibli considering end of feature filmswon't be closing entirely, but restructuring -- it will maintain a small staff
Studio Ghibli considering end of feature films
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
won't be closing entirely, but restructuring -- it will maintain a small staff for managing its trademarks and the Ghibli Museum in Tokyo, as well as its freelance division for producing advertisements and music videos. With Hayao Miyazaki and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Vote for your favorite Michigan fall color spotover and over as one of Michigan’s most scenic roads, the Tunnel of Trees is pe
Vote for your favorite Michigan fall color spot
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
over and over as one of Michigan’s most scenic roads, the Tunnel of Trees is perfect for a fall drive or bike ride. It winds along the edge of Little Traverse Bay from Harbor Springs to Cross Village. Stop for a meat pie at the Good Hart... Read more
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