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New York Magazine
My New York: New York Magazine’s 50th Anniversary IssueThe city is many cities, that’s the beautiful thing. Everyone builds their own
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
The city is many cities, that’s the beautiful thing. Everyone builds their own New York, mostly out of the people who surround them. But everyone shares the sidewalks, too. And we trade apartments, sometimes finding someone else’s peroxided hair... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Amy Schumer thanks trolls for fat jabs and more late-night highlights this weekAmy Schumer shouts out Twitter trolls Comedians have the entertaining job of m
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Amy Schumer shouts out Twitter trolls Comedians have the entertaining job of making fun of themselves and their flaws for a living solely for other people's enjoyment, so they don't necessarily need other people pointing out their vulnerabilities... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Region's 20 Under 40 for 2017 will be honored ThursdayThis year’s 20 honorees were culled from nominations received during the summer
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 2 days ago
This year’s 20 honorees were culled from nominations received during the summer and were announced in the September issue of IN Business magazine. Visit nwi.com to read the complete profile of each honoree. This year's class includes: Cory Armand... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
NBC26 nominated for two Chicago/Midwest Regional Emmy awardsASHWAUBENON, Wis. - The news team at NBC26 (WGBA-TV) has been nominated for two
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
ASHWAUBENON, Wis. - The news team at NBC26 (WGBA-TV) has been nominated for two prestigious Chicago/Midwest Regional Emmy® awards. NBC26 was nominated for Outstanding Achievement for News Programming - Evening Newscast: Smaller Markets (51+) for... Read more
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Business Wire
LA Film Festival Moves to FallLOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Film Independent announced new dates for th
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Film Independent announced new dates for the LA Film Festival and a multi-year partnership with ArcLight Cinemas. The Festival, previously held in June, will now take place in late September starting in 2018.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 182007: A suicide attack on a motorcade carrying former Pakistani Prime Minister
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
2007: A suicide attack on a motorcade carrying former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto (pictured here in 2004) kills 139 and wounds 450 more. Bhutto herself was not injured, but she would be killed in another attack two months later on Dec.... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 182007: A suicide attack on a motorcade carrying former Pakistani Prime Minister
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
2007: A suicide attack on a motorcade carrying former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto (pictured here in 2004) kills 139 and wounds 450 more. Bhutto herself was not injured, but she would be killed in another attack two months later on Dec.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
‘It’s all about Ben now’: Indiana community supports 11-old who lost parents to domestic violencelate parents, Leila Edwards and Michael Watkins, in his grandparents' Gary, Ind
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
late parents, Leila Edwards and Michael Watkins, in his grandparents' Gary, Ind., home on October 10, 2017. (Jerry Davich/Chicago Tribune/TNS) GARY, Ind. — Ben insisted on only one thing for this column. “I want a picture of my mom and my dad,”... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
‘It’s all about Ben now’: Indiana community supports 11-old who lost parents to domestic violencelate parents, Leila Edwards and Michael Watkins, in his grandparents' Gary, Ind
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
late parents, Leila Edwards and Michael Watkins, in his grandparents' Gary, Ind., home on October 10, 2017. (Jerry Davich/Chicago Tribune/TNS) GARY, Ind. — Ben insisted on only one thing for this column. “I want a picture of my mom and my dad,”... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Atlanta: Crossroads Of The WorldAtlanta International Airport has been the world’s busiest hub since 1998, with
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
Atlanta International Airport has been the world’s busiest hub since 1998, with 100 million passengers going through its terminals each year, connecting the city to the world, driving the booming economy, and making it the No. 3 destination for... Read more
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News.com.au
‘I pushed him and ran’Kim Masters of The Hollywood Reporter talks about the moment she interviewed Ha
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Kim Masters of The Hollywood Reporter talks about the moment she interviewed Harvey Weinstein and discussed rape allegation. Courtesy: The Project Harvey Weinstein allegedly asked actress Lauren Holly to massage him while he was naked. Picture:... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Chicago Way w/John Kass (): RCP’s Tom Bevan on the collapse of political center and the connection to Harvey WeinsteinIn this Feb. 22, 2015 file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at the Oscars at the
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
In this Feb. 22, 2015 file photo, Harvey Weinstein arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. On Saturday, Oct. 14, 2016, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revoked Weinstein's membership. The decision, reached Saturday... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Beverly Hills News – Weinstein Ousted from the AcademyPosted: Sunday, October 15, 2017 – 7:16 PM (CNS) – Disgraced film producer Har
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Posted: Sunday, October 15, 2017 – 7:16 PM (CNS) – Disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein has been ousted from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the latest fallout from a week of cascading sexual harassment and assault allegations... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the MoveTools Borton-Lawson Borton-Lawson has welcomed five new employees to its Wilk
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Tools Borton-Lawson Borton-Lawson has welcomed five new employees to its Wilkes-Barre office. Paula Custer joins the finance department as a junior staff accountant. Hanna Kormis joins as a marketing specialist. She is a graduate of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Harvey Weinstein expelled from Academy of Motion Picture Arts and SciencesLOS ANGELES — Hollywood’s de facto governing body, the Academy of Motion Pictur
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES — Hollywood’s de facto governing body, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, voted overwhelmingly Saturday to “immediately expel” Harvey Weinstein, breaking with 90 years of precedent and turning one of the biggest Oscar... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Academy to Hold Meeting in Wake of Weinstein AllegationsThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors will hold an
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors will hold an emergency meeting Saturday to discuss the sexual harassment and assault allegations against producer Harvey Weinstein, a 20-year member of the organization behind the... Read more
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Philly.com
'Sleeping Beauty' and 11 more top dance picks for fallSummer is always light on dance performances, but fall more than makes up for i
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
Summer is always light on dance performances, but fall more than makes up for it. Philadelphia’s largest companies are all performing, and visiting companies include some that are rarely seen — and some of the best in American dance. The... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
FOX6 News earns 25 nominations from the Chicago/Midwest Emmy AwardsCHICAGO — We at FOX6 News are extremely proud of the work we do. We strive to b
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 10 days ago
CHICAGO — We at FOX6 News are extremely proud of the work we do. We strive to be the best in Milwaukee television news because you, our viewers, matter. On Thursday evening, October 12th, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences held its... Read more
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walesonline
This is what happened to all of the X Factor winnersBut not everyone who won the ITV series went on to such great things. From dru
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
But not everyone who won the ITV series went on to such great things. From drug addiction to feuds with the show's founder Simon Cowell, t's been a rocky road for some of the reality graduates. Here's everything you need to know about what became... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Datebook: Art of the Mexican underground, the world of Bellini, black radical womenArt in ’90s Mexico. Sublime Renaissance landscapes. Examining the work of an im
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
Art in ’90s Mexico. Sublime Renaissance landscapes. Examining the work of an important Los Angeles muralist. And more concerts than any one person could possibly go to. Plus, ever more Pacific Standard Time: Los Angeles/Latin America exhibitions.... Read more
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Newsmax
Harvey Weinstein Speaks Out About ScandalHarvey Weinstein is speaking out to media sources after a turbulent week that l
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
Harvey Weinstein is speaking out to media sources after a turbulent week that left one of the most powerful movie executives in Hollywood without a job and his professional and personal relationships in ruins. Weinstein, cofounder of the movie... Read more
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Newsmax
Oscars Weinstein Panic: Academy Issues Statement, Discusses ActionsThe Oscars have gone into Harvey Weinstein-panic mode, issuing a rare statement
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
The Oscars have gone into Harvey Weinstein-panic mode, issuing a rare statement about one of its members while calling a meeting of its board to discuss further actions, IndieWire reported. Weinstein, one of the most powerful movie moguls in... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago man behind some of the most legendary Disney animated moviesCHICAGO -- You may not know the name "John Musker,” but you definitely know his
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
CHICAGO -- You may not know the name "John Musker,” but you definitely know his work. He's the Chicago man behind some of your favorite Disney films. Musker grew up as one of eight in an Irish Catholic family on Chicago’s Northwest Side. He is a... Read more
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New Kerala
Cristle Collins Judd to become 11th President of Sarah Lawrence College - newkerala news #279446YONKERS, N.Y: On Friday, October 6, Sarah Lawrence College, one of the nation's
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
YONKERS, N.Y: On Friday, October 6, Sarah Lawrence College, one of the nation's most innovative liberal arts colleges, will install Cristle Collins Judd, PhD, as its 11th president. Dr. Judd joins Sarah Lawrence from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation,... Read more
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New Kerala
SCAD announces line-up and honorees for 20th Anniversary of the SCAD Savannah Film Festival - newkerala news #279762SAVANNAH, Ga., Oct. 6, 2017: The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) will
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
SAVANNAH, Ga., Oct. 6, 2017: The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) will celebrate 20 years of cinematic creativity Saturday, Oct. 28 to Saturday, Nov. 4 at the SCAD Savannah Film Festival. The 2017 line-up of films includes Gala Screenings,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Academy calls emergency meeting over Harvey Weinstein scandalThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has called for an emergency boa
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has called for an emergency board of governors meeting to address the “repugnant” allegations against disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. “The Academy finds the conduct described in the... Read more
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SKY News
Weinstein: Cara Delevingne latest to make claims against movie mogulIn a post on Instagram, she said she was invited up to his room where he asked
SKY News / Posted 12 days ago
In a post on Instagram, she said she was invited up to his room where he asked her to kiss another woman, before later trying to kiss her on the lips. It came as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which hand out the Oscars, said they... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Academy Deems Harvey Weinstein Claims "Repugnant," Calls Emergency MeetingOne reservation that the organization may have about disciplining Weinstein is
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
One reservation that the organization may have about disciplining Weinstein is that doing so would then create the expectation that it would adjudicate the behavior of other members caught up in scandals — among them Mel Gibson, Roman Polanski and... Read more
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Variety
How Will the Film Academy Respond to the Harvey Weinstein Scandal?CREDIT: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock In the wake of the Harvey
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
CREDIT: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal, one of the biggest stories to ever rock Hollywood, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences may soon be forced to react in some... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Every single X Factor winner from all 13 series - and where they are now - Liverpool Echo There's NEVER been a Scouse winner on the show - but could i
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
- Liverpool Echo There's NEVER been a Scouse winner on the show - but could it all change? For some, missing out on the top spot has consigned them to years of panto, but for... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia Film Festival Announces Additional Titles, Special GuestsVirginia Film Festival Press Release: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – October 10, 2017 –
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
Virginia Film Festival Press Release: CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – October 10, 2017 – The Virginia Film Festival announced additional titles and special guests for its 2017 program today including actor Anthony Michael Hall, who will come in for a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Richard Thaler of US wins 2017 Nobel Economics Prize: All you need to knowWho is Richard Thaler Thaler is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sc
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
Who is Richard Thaler Thaler is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, a Fellow of the American Finance Association and the Econometrics Society, and in 2015 served as the President of the American Economic Association. Before... Read more
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BBC News
'Nudge' economist Thaler wins Nobel PrizeRichard Thaler wins Nobel Prize - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
Richard Thaler wins Nobel Prize - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say 'Nudge' economist Richard Thaler wins... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
ICYMI: Top stories of the weekINDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Education on Wednesday released the 20
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 16 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Education on Wednesday released the 2016-17 School Accountability Grades showing that nearly 25 percent of schools improved one or more letter grades, with close to 6 percent improving their letter grade to an... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brentwood athletes value trip to Malaysia for F1 in Schools competition | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Tribute to a mentor, friendJimmy Osmond honors memory of Andy Williams with 'Moon River and Me' during a 7
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 17 days ago
Jimmy Osmond honors memory of Andy Williams with 'Moon River and Me' during a 7:30 p.m. show tonight at the RRCA. Pam Meade Monroe News staff reporter It’s a tribute and a thank you. Jimmy Osmond, the youngest in the legendary musical Osmond... Read more
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Philly.com
This Compass points Philly-area nonprofits and business pros toward one anotherAlcohol, hors d’oeuvres, soft lighting, men and women moving from table to tabl
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
Alcohol, hors d’oeuvres, soft lighting, men and women moving from table to table and getting to know one another — all the markings of a speed-dating event. Indeed, the gathering was a matchmaking exercise. Yet the goal of this particular event held... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Datebook: Capturing art on L.A. streets, an opera about Pancho Villa, a painter who fused pop and the indigenouswith all things art and all things Pacific Standard Time. Here are more than a
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
with all things art and all things Pacific Standard Time. Here are more than a dozen exhibitions and events to check out in the coming week: Ken Gonzales-Day, “Surface Tension: Murals, Signs, and Mark-Making in L.A.,” at the Skirball Cultural... Read more
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Daily Mail
Would-be thief in Rio chased out by jiu-jitsu studentsWrong place to rob! Thief tries to steal from a gym but is chased out by jiu-ji
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Wrong place to rob! Thief tries to steal from a gym but is chased out by jiu-jitsu students who heard screams for help Attempted robbery was interrupted by a dozen jiu-jitsu students A young man had tried to rob a gym in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil The... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Students get Real-World Experience on State-of-the-Art Air Traffic Control SystemsDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. ­— During dinner time at his home in Chicago, Brandon Liden
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 18 days ago
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. ­— During dinner time at his home in Chicago, Brandon Liden used to see more than a dozen jets from international flights passing over his home. When his family would drive by nearby O’Hare International Airport, he was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
All-star filmmakers coming to Detroit to celebrate documentaries, docs expert Thom PowersDuring high school at the University of Detroit Jesuit, Thom Powers discovered
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
During high school at the University of Detroit Jesuit, Thom Powers discovered the Detroit Film Theatre and fell for a particular kind of movie. "I would say that's where I got my film education, and that's where I encountered some of the earliest... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
The week's best: Top things to do Oct. 5Wow, that was fast. The finalists from the 14th season of “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
Wow, that was fast. The finalists from the 14th season of “SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE,” which concluded early last week, are already out on the road with the live version of the Fox TV hit. “All the Right Moves” is the theme for the road show, which... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Restaurant and nightclub hopes to bring dancing and date night to downtown GriffithINDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Education on Wednesday released the 20
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 19 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Education on Wednesday released the 2016-17 School Accountability Grades showing that nearly 25 percent of schools improved one or more letter grades, with close to 6 percent improving their letter grade to an... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Best bets for weekend entertainmentDay weekend. Montrose Restoration Committee will show nine of Gere’s films to
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Day weekend. Montrose Restoration Committee will show nine of Gere’s films to raise money to repair and restore Montrose Theater’s marquee. Gere will introduce a screening of “Pretty Woman” on Saturday, Oct. 7, at 7:30 p.m. at Montrose Area... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Thomas Sylvester CottrellSylvester Cottrell, M.D. of Cutchogue died at age 83 of a stroke at his home on
The Suffolk Times / Posted 20 days ago
Sylvester Cottrell, M.D. of Cutchogue died at age 83 of a stroke at his home on Sept. 17, 2017. Tom Cottrell was born in Chicago to Sylvester V. and Cleo Medley Cottrell, spent his childhood in Detroit and graduated from Williston Academy in... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Here Are All Candidates for Today’s Mayor, City Council and School Board Runoff ElectionsWilliam A. Bell Sr. Mayor William A. Bell Sr. has served the City of Birmingha
The Birmingham Times / Posted 20 days ago
William A. Bell Sr. Mayor William A. Bell Sr. has served the City of Birmingham as City Councilor and Council President for over 25 years. He finished with 14,011 votes, 36.55 percent, in the Aug. 22 municipal election. Bell was elected to a full... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Sanibel Public Library Announces 2017-18 Author SeriesThe Sanibel Public Library is thrilled to announce its 2017-18 Author Series li
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Sanibel Public Library is thrilled to announce its 2017-18 Author Series lineup. The Library, partnering with the Sanibel Public Library Foundation, Inc., is celebrating more than a decade of success in bringing high caliber, best-selling authors... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Clarence Brown, Knoxville Symphony Orchestra to stage major production with lottery winner's helpThe Clarence Brown Theatre and Knoxville Symphony Orchestra announced Monday mo
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 21 days ago
The Clarence Brown Theatre and Knoxville Symphony Orchestra announced Monday morning an ambitious collaboration for 2018 that will be staged thanks to the generosity of a Knoxville multimillion-dollar lottery winner. "Candide" will be presented in... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Our Towns Calendar: 10/2Camera Club of Toledo, 2 p.m. Sunday, photography programs which include guest
The Toledo Blade / Posted 22 days ago
Camera Club of Toledo, 2 p.m. Sunday, photography programs which include guest speakers, photo instruction, club information, and light refreshments. Please visit the gallery exhibits before or after the program. Everyone is welcome to... Read more
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PR.com
Charles H. Cole Has Recently Been Recognized by Strathmore�s Who�s Who Charles H. Cole, of Chicago, Illinois has recently been recognized as a Top 1
PR.com / Posted 23 days ago
Charles H. Cole, of Chicago, Illinois has recently been recognized as a Top 10 Member by Strathmore�s Who�s Who for his outstanding contributions and achievements in field of... Read more
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