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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcpoming meetings and events, Sept. 20-26, 2017Luncheon, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., 225 S.W. 12th St. Guest speaker: Christina Vald
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Luncheon, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., 225 S.W. 12th St. Guest speaker: Christina Valdivia Alcala, founder of the Tonantzin Society, which has been responsible for numerous school and community events, including “Detention Nation,” an art... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The making of a monster: How Salman Abedi became a mass murdererappalling crimes against the innocent. Those directly affected by the attack h
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
appalling crimes against the innocent. Those directly affected by the attack have shown incredible dignity, and the city has shown remarkable resilience in the face of evil. The urge to look away from what led to that evil act, to move on as... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Candidate profiles for Assembly, School Board electionbe found online at www.juneauempire.com/elections. Here are this year’s respon
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
be found online at www.juneauempire.com/elections. Here are this year’s responses from the seven candidates running for city Assembly and the three candidates running for a seat on the Board of Education. Please note that each candidate was... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasAuthorize Little Falls Community Schools to enter into a lease agreement 11. A
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Authorize Little Falls Community Schools to enter into a lease agreement 11. Adjournment Meets 7:30 p.m. Monday Brainerd City Hall Council Chambers 1. Call To Order - 7:30 p.m. 2. Roll Call 3. Pledge Of Allegiance 4. Approval Of Agenda -... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 15, 2017markers for the buildings that were demolished several years ago, said Larry Ha
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
markers for the buildings that were demolished several years ago, said Larry Happ, building safety supervisor for the city of Champaign. And the University and 3rd Street site, 209 E. University, is a construction site for the long-awaited... Read more
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Boston Herald
Baltimore to keep, clean defaced Francis Scott Key statuecleaning it. Exactly 203 years after the Maryland attorney wrote the poem that
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
cleaning it. Exactly 203 years after the Maryland attorney wrote the poem that would later become the national anthem, the city awoke to find the words “Racist Anthem” spray-painted on the Eutaw Place monument and red paint splashed on it. City... Read more
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heraldscotland
Vietnam's sparkling economic surface hides deep divisionssays Nguyen Dang, 26, an associate communications professor at the Royal Melbou
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
says Nguyen Dang, 26, an associate communications professor at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Ho Chi Minh City. “Young people seem to have no context or very little context about recent history,” she says. Some are trying to... Read more
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Sedalia Democrat
Community Calendar Sept. 10 to Sept. 16p.m.: Mid-Mo Friends Family BBQ at Centennial Park Shelter No. 3. Food Provided
Sedalia Democrat / Posted 7 days ago
p.m.: Mid-Mo Friends Family BBQ at Centennial Park Shelter No. 3. Food Provided by the Down Syndrome Guild of Kansas City. 6:30 p.m.: In a video presentation, Steve Herzig, The Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry, presents customs and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meetings and events, Sept. 13-19, 2017S.W. 29th St. (use double doors off church parking lot). Information: kansas-al
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
S.W. 29th St. (use double doors off church parking lot). Information: kansas-al-anon.org or 215-1045. Sunflower Duplicate Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Woman’s Club of Topeka, 5221 S.W. West Drive. Cost: $7 per session. Information:... Read more
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MLive.com
Group petitions to rename East Genesee to honor the Rev. Roosevelt AustinSAGINAW, MI -- Community members jhave submitted a petition to Saginaw City Cou
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
SAGINAW, MI -- Community members jhave submitted a petition to Saginaw City Council to change the name of East Genesee Avenue to Roosevelt Austin Blvd. or street, naming it after the Rev. Roosevelt Austin Sr. , 91, of Zion Missionary Baptist Church... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyAuthor Jeff Broome featured Tuesday at Brown Bag Lunch in FM Jeff Broome, auth
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 8 days ago
Author Jeff Broome featured Tuesday at Brown Bag Lunch in FM Jeff Broome, author of historical books, will be the featured speaker at the Tuesday, Sept. 12, Brown Bag Lunch at Fort Morgan Library & Museum. Broome's books include "Dog Soldier... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendar414 Main St., Fort Morgan. Noon to 1 p.m. Brown Bag Lunch at Fort Morgan Libra
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 8 days ago
414 Main St., Fort Morgan. Noon to 1 p.m. Brown Bag Lunch at Fort Morgan Library & Museum community room. Featuring historical author Jeff Broome. Free program, bring a sack lunch. Info: 970-542-4000. 1 p.m. The Craft Group at the East... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Historic Idaho railroad bridge turns 120MELBA, IDAHO - Canyon County is celebrating a special anniversary this month.
KTVB Boise / Posted 9 days ago
MELBA, IDAHO - Canyon County is celebrating a special anniversary this month. The historic Guffey Railroad Bridge at Celebration Park is turning 120 years old. The bridge was constructed by Carnegie Steel in 1897 on behalf of the Boise, Nampa &... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community Calendarlaw, small claims, veteran's issues and civil protection orders. Call 970-542-4
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 10 days ago
law, small claims, veteran's issues and civil protection orders. Call 970-542-4000 to sign up for a time. 6 p.m. Brush City Council, at City Hall, 600 Edison St., Brush. 7 to 9 p.m. Square Dancing Club, at 5731 MCR Q, Wiggins. Beginning square... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countydance. Info: Jessi at 970-980-1905. Author Jeff Broome featured Tuesday at Bro
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 10 days ago
dance. Info: Jessi at 970-980-1905. Author Jeff Broome featured Tuesday at Brown Bag Lunch in FM Jeff Broome, author of historical books, will be the featured speaker at the Tuesday, Sept. 12, Brown Bag Lunch at Fort Morgan Library &... Read more
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The Herald News
Freetown forge sparks interest in blacksmithingLearn more about Forged in Freetown at the Freetown Historical Society's open h
The Herald News / Posted 10 days ago
Learn more about Forged in Freetown at the Freetown Historical Society's open house on Sunday. Linda Murphy Lifestyle Editor @HNFastFood There’s no real need for the skills of a blacksmith these days, but that doesn’t stop devotees of the art — and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Let’s go back to when we called Wollongong a small townthe stack at Port Kembla. Photo: Mick McCarth The old F6 Freeway interchange a
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
the stack at Port Kembla. Photo: Mick McCarth The old F6 Freeway interchange at Gwynneville in 1975. Photo: Wollongong City Libraries, via Lost Wollongong Before development and nightclubs - brothers ride their bike down Market Street near... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyAlzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzhe
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 11 days ago
Alzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzheimer's sees people head out from Fort Morgan City Park for a trek around part of the city and back to the park with a goal of raising as much money as possible to aid in... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarThird annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-Co
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 11 days ago
Third annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-County WALK to End Alzheimer's, at Fort Morgan City Park. Registration and breakfast from 8 to 8:45 a.m. Walk starts at 9 a.m. Awards are at 10 a.m. Info:... Read more
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Sedalia Democrat
Community Calendar Sept. 10 to Sept. 16p.m.: Mid-Mo Friends Family BBQ at Centennial Park Shelter No. 3. Food Provided
Sedalia Democrat / Posted 12 days ago
p.m.: Mid-Mo Friends Family BBQ at Centennial Park Shelter No. 3. Food Provided by the Down Syndrome Guild of Kansas City. 6:30 p.m.: In a video presentation, Steve Herzig, The Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry, presents customs and... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
What's Happening? Royal Gorge Bridge & Park will feature Dirty Heads and Atlas Genius Concert, Art in the Park, and moreRoyal Gorge Bridge & Park will feature Dirty Heads and Atlas Genius Concert, Ar
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
Royal Gorge Bridge & Park will feature Dirty Heads and Atlas Genius Concert, Art in the Park, Rocky Mtn. Slackliners Saturday Summer fun is not quite over yet as the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park brings in a blockbuster weekend of entertainment... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
FRIDAY: Announcements, closures and more information related to the storm (Updating)County issued a mandatory evacuation order for 6 a.m. on Saturday for Evacuatio
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 12 days ago
County issued a mandatory evacuation order for 6 a.m. on Saturday for Evacuation Zones A and B, which includes the entire City of St. Augustine, the Town of Hastings, and those living on waterfront property within the evacuation zones. Residents... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Double-Edged Sword - Vigilantes in African Counter-Insurgenciesconflict. A solution for states in dire need of backing, vigilantes too often t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
conflict. A solution for states in dire need of backing, vigilantes too often take advantage of their newfound capacity - and compensate for inadequate support and resources - by seeking to maximise their power and wealth through extortion,... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyAlzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzhe
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 12 days ago
Alzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzheimer's sees people head out from Fort Morgan City Park for a trek around part of the city and back to the park with a goal of raising as much money as possible to aid in... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarThird annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-Co
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 13 days ago
Third annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-County WALK to End Alzheimer's, at Fort Morgan City Park. Registration and breakfast from 8 to 8:45 a.m. Walk starts at 9 a.m. Awards are at 10 a.m. Info:... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyAlzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzhe
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 14 days ago
Alzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzheimer's sees people head out from Fort Morgan City Park for a trek around part of the city and back to the park with a goal of raising as much money as possible to aid in... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarThird annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-Co
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 14 days ago
Third annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-County WALK to End Alzheimer's, at Fort Morgan City Park. Registration and breakfast from 8 to 8:45 a.m. Walk starts at 9 a.m. Awards are at 10 a.m. Info:... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Stevenson Dam celebrates 100 yearsa project of what was then the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad, said
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
a project of what was then the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad, said John Babina Jr., a member of the Monroe Historical Society. “In the early 20th century, the railroad was looking for way to power its new electric... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stevenson Dam celebrates 100 yearsa project of what was then the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad, said
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
a project of what was then the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad, said John Babina Jr., a member of the Monroe Historical Society. “In the early 20th century, the railroad was looking for way to power its new electric... Read more
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Philly.com
China's terra-cotta warriors and 24 more great museum shows this fallfor the area’s non-art museums encompasses the commemoration of the 100th anniv
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
for the area’s non-art museums encompasses the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the city’s grand boulevard stretching from the Philadelphia Museum of Art to City Hall. Several Parkway institutions, including... Read more
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Philly.com
Gloucester City arts and heritage festival is passion of local womanWhen she was voted out as president of the Gloucester City historical society n
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
When she was voted out as president of the Gloucester City historical society nearly a decade ago, Mary Lou Adams felt certain that her role presenting this blue-collar Camden County town in a more cultural light was far from over. “I just knew I... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s the C-J Extra Calendar for Sept. 6-12, 2017Training with Concrete Polishing Solutions & Architectural Products Inc., 9 a.m
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Training with Concrete Polishing Solutions & Architectural Products Inc., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 2405 E. 85th St., Kansas City, Mo. Register: (877) 472-8200 or (515) 440-0279. Information:... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyAlzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzhe
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 14 days ago
Alzheimer's set for Saturday in FM Each year, the Tri-County Walk to End Alzheimer's sees people head out from Fort Morgan City Park for a trek around part of the city and back to the park with a goal of raising as much money as possible to aid in... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarThird annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-Co
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 14 days ago
Third annual BBQ Cook-Off, at Hometown Auto and Hardware, Brush. 8 a.m. Tri-County WALK to End Alzheimer's, at Fort Morgan City Park. Registration and breakfast from 8 to 8:45 a.m. Walk starts at 9 a.m. Awards are at 10 a.m. Info:... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri makes list of, ’12 Museums that every Military Enthusiast should Visit’to leave many great museums out to not end up with an impossibly long list. Al
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
to leave many great museums out to not end up with an impossibly long list. Also not included, despite their undeniable historical interest, are interpretation centers found at battle sites, memorials and other places of remembrance. That is,... Read more
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News 8000
12 museums every military enthusiast should visitto leave many great museums out to not end up with an impossibly long list. Al
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
to leave many great museums out to not end up with an impossibly long list. Also not included, despite their undeniable historical interest, are interpretation centers found at battle sites, memorials and other places of remembrance. That is,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
12 museums every military enthusiast should visitto leave many great museums out to not end up with an impossibly long list. Al
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
to leave many great museums out to not end up with an impossibly long list. Also not included, despite their undeniable historical interest, are interpretation centers found at battle sites, memorials and other places of remembrance. That is,... Read more
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Philly.com
When company towns lose their companyand what was left behind once the leviathan downsized, when three “company town
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
and what was left behind once the leviathan downsized, when three “company towns” in the shadow of the Delaware Memorial Bridge were left with a sliver of the company that defined them. Penns Grove “is here because of DuPont,” said barber Joseph... Read more
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eTrucker
September calendar: Driver Appreciation Week aheadplenty of options. The new North American Commercial Vehicle Show will debut in
eTrucker / Posted 19 days ago
plenty of options. The new North American Commercial Vehicle Show will debut in Atlanta Sept. 25-28, and the American Truck Historical Society (ATHS) is taking advantage of the cooler temperatures to host antique truck shows throughout the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
This midcoast writer captures voices, lives of the pastand Tabitha King Foundation, she intended to have them printed in small individ
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
and Tabitha King Foundation, she intended to have them printed in small individual volumes and donate them to the town historical society. “But as time went by, I realized the collective story was larger than the sum of its parts,” Gold, 64,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Google Made The NSAthis ingenious strategy trace back to a secret Pentagon-sponsored group, that f
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
this ingenious strategy trace back to a secret Pentagon-sponsored group, that for the last two decades has functioned as a bridge between the US government and elites across the business, industry, finance, corporate, and media sectors. The group... Read more
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Missoulian
The KKK burned crosses in Montana in the 1920stop of the hills for miles around, hundreds of red glares were touched off, and
Missoulian / Posted 23 days ago
top of the hills for miles around, hundreds of red glares were touched off, and on the end of the hills 300 feet above the city, marched hundreds of white-robed members of the organization, carrying red and green flaming torches,” the AP... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of recreation groups for Volusia and Flagler counties(Flagler County Chapter). 7. BMW Motorcycle Club of Daytona: 386-763-0010 or
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
(Flagler County Chapter). 7. BMW Motorcycle Club of Daytona: 386-763-0010 or daytonabmwriders.com. 8. Bridge Players: Ormond Beach Women's Club, 386-677-9427, new members welcome. Daytona Beach Peninsula Club, 386-767-3297 for... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
In San Francisco, you simply don't need a car on Market Street and the waterfront. In fact, you'll be happier without oneyou want to be. Instead, after that flight to San Francisco or Oakland, follow
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
you want to be. Instead, after that flight to San Francisco or Oakland, followed by the BART ride into the heart of the city, place your faith in those quaint streetcars that rattle along the waterfront and Market Street. I’ve always thought... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Meetings, EventsTuesday of each month in the meeting room at Animal Adoption and Rescue, 2400 H
Sioux City Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Tuesday of each month in the meeting room at Animal Adoption and Rescue, 2400 Hawkeye Dr. Carol, 712-490-2688. South Sioux City Morning Optimist Club, 7 a.m. Wednesdays at Dakota Perk meeting room at 3900 Dakota Ave., South Sioux City, Neb. Diane,... Read more
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ajc.com
Community Voices: For Johns Creek church, only graves remainJoan Compton, president of the Johns Creek Historical Society, at the Macedonia
ajc.com / Posted 25 days ago
Joan Compton, president of the Johns Creek Historical Society, at the Macedonia African Methodist Church Cemetery in Johns Creek. DAVID IBATA FOR THE AJC Few mysteries of North Fulton County are more poignant than that of the abandoned graveyard of... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Hudson Calendar of Events: Aug. 26 and 27, 20173 p.m. Mamalama and Andes Manta will perform at the Widow Jane Mine as a benefi
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 26 days ago
3 p.m. Mamalama and Andes Manta will perform at the Widow Jane Mine as a benefit for the Century House Historical Society at the Snyder Estate, 688 Route 213, Rosendale. Admission $20 (cash please, no credit cards). Bring a... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island Police blotterof Riverhead, unsafe tires; Alcides Amaya of Shirley, non-transparent windows;
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
of Riverhead, unsafe tires; Alcides Amaya of Shirley, non-transparent windows; Walter J. Rodriguez-Angamar of Jersey City and Gregg A. Lagrega of East Patchogue, for having no or having switched tax permit stickers; and Henry L. Zdenek of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka and surrounding areas this week? Here’s our CJ Extra calendar for Aug. 23-29, 2017S.W. 29th St. (use double doors off church parking lot). Information: kansas-al
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
S.W. 29th St. (use double doors off church parking lot). Information: kansas-al-anon.org or 215-1045. Sunflower Duplicate Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Woman’s Club of Topeka, 5221 S.W. West Drive. Cost: $7 per session. Information:... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and moreMoines Beach Park, 22030 Cliff Avenue S., Des Moines; $35-$40 includes five tas
The Seattle Times / Posted 27 days ago
Moines Beach Park, 22030 Cliff Avenue S., Des Moines; $35-$40 includes five tasting tokens (drinktomusic.org/).BikingMary Bridge Children’s Courage SAT Cycling benefiting patients and families served by Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health... Read more
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