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Baltimore Sun
Historic preservation grants continue thanks to annual show houseRestoration efforts following last year’s devastating Ellicott City flood conti
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
Restoration efforts following last year’s devastating Ellicott City flood continue to take new shape, now in the form of a grant program from a partnership between Preservation Maryland and Historic Ellicott City Inc. The grants, totaling $50,000,... Read more
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Daily Press
Planning commission supports special district process for Hampton business parkThe Hampton Planning Commission elected a new chairman and vice chairman and ag
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
The Hampton Planning Commission elected a new chairman and vice chairman and agreed to move forward on a special district zoning process for Langley Research and Development Park Thursday. Commissioners elected Christopher Carter as chairman and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
For Seattle's Pike Place, a $74 million marketing efforttraffic and long history, was irresistible to Jarr. "There used to be cannerie
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
traffic and long history, was irresistible to Jarr. "There used to be canneries right here," he said, referring to the city's historic industries, now more weighted toward tech companies than fishing boats. The expansion is the latest of many... Read more
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Connecticut Post
For Seattle's Pike Place, a $74 million marketing efforttraffic and long history, was irresistible to Jarr. "There used to be cannerie
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
traffic and long history, was irresistible to Jarr. "There used to be canneries right here," he said, referring to the city's historic industries, now more weighted toward tech companies than fishing boats. The expansion is the latest of many... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Restoration Hardware gets go-ahead for Meatpacking District hotelRestoration Hardware can move forward with a concept hotel steps from its city
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
Restoration Hardware can move forward with a concept hotel steps from its city flagship store. The California-based retailer's plan involves altering a landmarked Meatpacking District building. The commission had an issue with a proposed rooftop... Read more
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Business Wire
Chatham Lodging Acquires Hotel in Historic Downtown Portsmouth, N.H.$332,000 per room. “This gorgeous property is located in the absolute center o
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
$332,000 per room. “This gorgeous property is located in the absolute center of downtown Portsmouth, a beautiful, historic, waterfront community, and is a perfect complement to the Chatham portfolio,” said Jeffrey H. Fisher, Chatham’s... Read more
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KTVN Reno
University to Relocate 12 Historic HomesThe University of Nevada is planning to relocate about a dozen old, historic ho
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
The University of Nevada is planning to relocate about a dozen old, historic homes that are currently in the way of the school's expansion. These homes are located in the university's so-called "Gateway District" just south of campus, along Center... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
$142M Frost Tower breaks ground, raising expectations downtownCity and county officials gathered downtown Wednesday to celebrate the official
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
City and county officials gathered downtown Wednesday to celebrate the official kick off of construction for the new Frost Tower, a $142 million state-of-the-art office building described as a pivotal project in the long effort to revitalize... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Shifting school populations drive funding debateWhile student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts like Stamford
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
While student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts like Stamford is on the rise, the vast majority of suburban and rural districts are seeing sharp declines, according to a Hearst Connecticut Media analysis. Stamford enrollment rose to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Shifting school populations drive funding debateWhile student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts like Stamford
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
While student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts like Stamford is on the rise, the vast majority of suburban and rural districts are seeing sharp declines, according to a Hearst Connecticut Media analysis. Stamford enrollment rose to... Read more
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MLive.com
Crumbling historic Detroit house sells for $315,000 with plans for renovationA long-vacant and blighted historic home in Detroit's Brush Park neighborhood c
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
A long-vacant and blighted historic home in Detroit's Brush Park neighborhood could see new life under new ownership. Developer Doug Quada purchased the Henry Glover home at 229 Edmund Place for $315,000, closing the deal on Friday, Sept. 15. The... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Future of Bay Street business to be decided by City CouncilHattiesburg city leaders could decide to keep a business on Bay Street closed f
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
Hattiesburg city leaders could decide to keep a business on Bay Street closed for good, or give the owners the opportunity to re-open with a vote Tuesday night. The property owner, neighborhood leaders and residents had the chance to voice their... Read more
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KTVN Reno
University Considers Relocating Historic HomesUniversity of Nevada wants to expand toward Downtown Reno, but the plans are ca
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
University of Nevada wants to expand toward Downtown Reno, but the plans are causing some controversy. A handful of old, historic homes stands in the way of the new development. The so-called "Gateway District" is just south of the university,... Read more
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MLive.com
Demolition begins on 127-old piano factory in Muskegonslogan, "This Place Matters," could be heard and read throughout the event. Pu
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
slogan, "This Place Matters," could be heard and read throughout the event. Pure Muskegon originally planned to save the historic piano factory, said member Larry Hines, in a previous interview. But it proved to be cost-prohibitive - the expense... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Robert E. Lee apartments want to remove Confederate general’s last name from buildingsigns with the name of the Confederacy’s top commander have shone over San Anto
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
signs with the name of the Confederacy’s top commander have shone over San Antonio’s downtown, serving as a reminder of the city’s Dixie past. But the owner of the 10-story Robert E. Lee apartments is asking the city for permission to remove the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendas(SHIP) Update b. 2018-2019 Cass County and Tribal Child Care Fund Plan 5. 6:4
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
(SHIP) Update b. 2018-2019 Cass County and Tribal Child Care Fund Plan 5. 6:45 p.m. Confirm Upcoming Meeting Schedule a. Commissioner's Board Meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 beginning at 9 a.m., Board Room, 1st Floor Crtse. Annex, Walker,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
City working to join Airbnb age with ordinance to legalize rooms already up for short-term rentalsJefferson City resident Lois Hogan started renting her downtown two-story home
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Jefferson City resident Lois Hogan started renting her downtown two-story home earlier this year to state legislators to recoup some of the expenses she put into her East High Street property. Around the solar eclipse weekend last month, she took to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Historic southside plan added to city planThe Historic Southside/Old Munichburg District and Neighborhood Plan has been a
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The Historic Southside/Old Munichburg District and Neighborhood Plan has been added to Jefferson City’s comprehensive plan, according to Missouri law. The Jefferson City Council held off voting on the plan at its Sept. 5 meeting because City... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Shifting school populations drive funding debateWhile student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
While student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise, the vast majority of suburban and rural districts are seeing sharp declines, according to a Hearst Connecticut Media analysis. Per-pupil funding ranges from a low of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Shifting school populations drive funding debateWhile student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
While student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise, the vast majority of suburban and rural districts are seeing sharp declines, according to a Hearst Connecticut Media analysis. Per-pupil funding ranges from a low of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Shifting school populations drive funding debateWhile student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
While student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise, the vast majority of suburban and rural districts are seeing sharp declines, according to a Hearst Connecticut Media analysis. Per-pupil funding ranges from a low of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shifting school populations drive funding debateWhile student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
While student enrollment in Connecticut’s urban school districts is on the rise, the vast majority of suburban and rural districts are seeing sharp declines, according to a Hearst Connecticut Media analysis. Per-pupil funding ranges from a low of... Read more
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MLive.com
New housing development approved in Detroit's historic Woodbridge neighborhoodDETROIT - A new housing development that includes 27 single-family homes on Tru
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT - A new housing development that includes 27 single-family homes on Trumbull Avenue and Lincoln Street in the historic Woodbridge Farms neighborhood was approved Wednesday night. The project was presented during a public hearing by developer... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Historic Preservation Commission approves demolitionThe Jefferson City Historic Preservation Commission approved the demolition of
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
The Jefferson City Historic Preservation Commission approved the demolition of a Mississippi Street property at Tuesday’s meeting. Property owners Kenneth and Melissa Wampler requested the residential building at 1828 Mississippi St. be demolished.... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Amy Weinstein's New Eastern Market Building Is Exuberantly Victorianmore prominent than her past projects on the Hill and stands six stories high.
Washington City Paper / Posted 10 days ago
more prominent than her past projects on the Hill and stands six stories high. It’s a once-in-a-generation addition to the historic area around Eastern Market. Opening next month, 700 Penn combines offices, apartments (market-rate and subsidized),... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Developers target historic Detroit district for $6 million housing developmentAbout $6 million of new housing development is set for the Woodbridge Farms His
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 10 days ago
About $6 million of new housing development is set for the Woodbridge Farms Historic District in Midtown Detroit if all goes according to plan for the Procida Diggs Development Group. The developers — a duo made up of Mario Procida, who is based in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Oak View Group plans to renovate KeyArena by October 2020, spend $40 million on transportationto spend $600 million renovating KeyArena for NBA and NHL use and finish by Oct
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
to spend $600 million renovating KeyArena for NBA and NHL use and finish by October 2020, according to a new deal with the city of Seattle to be formally announced Tuesday. In the plan, OVG would commit $40 million to improve traffic,... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Public invited to FOR Natchez feedback sessionsbefore a final plan is presented to the mayor and board of aldermen in November
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 10 days ago
before a final plan is presented to the mayor and board of aldermen in November. Both meetings will take place in the City Council Chambers building located at 115 S. Pearl St. The first meeting will be with the Historic Preservation... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Grants available for historic preservation projects on homes in St. Charlesfaçade grant program in St. Charles has been expanded to residential properties
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
façade grant program in St. Charles has been expanded to residential properties this year. Eligible homeowners in the historic district (or any landmark property) can now apply for up to $5,000 in grant assistance for exterior historic... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Bedrock to tear down building next to Book Tower, build 14-story parking garage, retail structurecommunity center along Washington Boulevard to make room for a new parking deck
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 days ago
community center along Washington Boulevard to make room for a new parking deck, according to the agenda for a Detroit Historic District Commission meeting Wednesday. The community center, which was part of Gilbert's 2015 deal to purchase the... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Grants available for historic preservation projects on homesfaçade grant program in St. Charles has been expanded to residential properties
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
façade grant program in St. Charles has been expanded to residential properties this year. Eligible homeowners in the historic district (or any landmark property) can now apply for up to $5,000 in grant assistance for exterior historic... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Civil-service split persists for board in Fort SmithFORT SMITH -- The Fort Smith Board of Directors has been divided for months ove
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
FORT SMITH -- The Fort Smith Board of Directors has been divided for months over inaction by the Civil Service Commission regarding a request by the police chief to change rules so people outside the department could apply for supervisory... Read more
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ABC Montana
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
ABC Montana / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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WALB Albany
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Irma inland near Tampa, still Category 2 stormup, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains un
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
up, that doesn't mean it's safe to get out on the roads. Miami Dade remains under curfew, much of it without electricity, and with downed power lines, flooding and poor visibility, moving around could be deadly. 6:45 p.m. An airborne... Read more
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