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Manchester Evening News
Accountancy dream of woman who fled wara real testimony of the role of educational institution in transforming life an
Manchester Evening News / Posted 23 hours ago
a real testimony of the role of educational institution in transforming life and offering wider opportunities.” Aziz, from Manchester, received her degree with her family - husband Ahmed, daughter Dena, four, and son Yad, one, watching on. She... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Population Growth Seen Slowing, But Cities Could Reboundor an increase of 1.7 percent, to 2040, according to the Connecticut State Data
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
or an increase of 1.7 percent, to 2040, according to the Connecticut State Data Center at the University of Connecticut Library. It relied on U.S. Census data. That’s slower than in Massachusetts, where the population is expected to rise by... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Cazenovia mummy makes hospital visit to undergo medical testingStuart Singer, right, a radiologist who lives in Cazenovia, prpeares to take bi
Eagle Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Stuart Singer, right, a radiologist who lives in Cazenovia, prpeares to take biopsies from Hen, the Cazenovia Public Library's 2,000-year-old mummy on Sunday night, Dec. 10, at Crouse Hospital. (photo by Jason Emerson)Hen undergoes new... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Vermont Visual Artsto 7 p.m. Wednesday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; $5 admission, $3 for s
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
to 7 p.m. Wednesday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; $5 admission, $3 for students and seniors. Chelsea Public Library: Joan Waltermire, November-December, “Illustrations,” drawings and illustrated books by nature artist, 296 Route 110,... Read more
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The Age
Christmas app comes to the rescue as Santa goes missing in Melbourne's lanewaysthe head elf and the snowman. The non-linear journey can start in any of six s
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
the head elf and the snowman. The non-linear journey can start in any of six sites – Federation Square, Degraves Street, Manchester Lane, Howey Place, Bourke Street Mall and Alfred Place – and can take up to two hours to finish. Melbourne Lord... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Christmas app comes to the rescue as Santa goes missing in Melbourne's lanewaysthe head elf and the snowman. The non-linear journey can start in any of six s
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the head elf and the snowman. The non-linear journey can start in any of six sites – Federation Square, Degraves Street, Manchester Lane, Howey Place, Bourke Street Mall and Alfred Place – and can take up to two hours to finish. Melbourne Lord... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Irish hands that helped make Britain what it is todaywe moved back to Belfast to be with my grandmother. My first job was at the Adm
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
we moved back to Belfast to be with my grandmother. My first job was at the Admiralty Office in Belfast. I got married in Manchester in 1952 and we moved 17 times due to my husband’s job. We had three daughters. I worked at Lloyds Bank in the City... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
RICK BROWN: How to Scrooge-proof your ChristmasHe had just finished speaking to the members of the Manchester Athenaeum. He ha
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
He had just finished speaking to the members of the Manchester Athenaeum. He had witnessed the harsh conditions of the manufacturing workers in their city. They were experiencing a 15-20 percent unemployment rate. He had visited schools where... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The maths loving Sale girl who is now Google's most powerful womanManchester was the place that Ruth Porat discovered her love of maths and where
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
Manchester was the place that Ruth Porat discovered her love of maths and where her mother Frieda sat her down and told her she must have a career. Now the chief finance officer for Alphabet and Google, it’s easy to trace the origins of her success... Read more
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Daily Mail
So how much do you earn a day? We reveal what workers getfor us to share looking after Alex — but he works for the local authority too,
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
for us to share looking after Alex — but he works for the local authority too, as a customer services officer for another library service, so he hasn’t had a pay rise either. We recently extended the mortgage on our three-bedroom semi to reduce... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Community remembers leader Cohnbe remembered for his service. Cohn, who lived most of his 102 years of life i
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
be remembered for his service. Cohn, who lived most of his 102 years of life in the Queen City, passed away Friday in Manchester, Vermont. Cohn would have turned 103 on Dec. 16. “It means the loss of a great ambassador for Selma, Alabama. He... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
How PwC’s office move endorses success of city regionSir Thomas Peel’s quote - “What Manchester thinks today the world does tomorrow
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 days ago
Sir Thomas Peel’s quote - “What Manchester thinks today the world does tomorrow” - harks back to a time when the city led the world in the industrial revolution. It also happens to be written in bold black letters inside PwC’s new offices alongside... Read more
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CNET
30 Alexa tips and tricks for beginnersAudible and so on -- anywhere they can. With the Echo speakers, however, you ca
CNET / Posted 12 days ago
Audible and so on -- anywhere they can. With the Echo speakers, however, you can replace Amazon Music as the default music library with Spotify or as the default station service with Pandora or iHeartRadio. Just open the Amazon Alexa app, go to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meeting and events, Nov. 29-Dec. 5, 2017Time 1, 9:30 to 10 a.m., 10:30 to 11 a.m. or 6:30 to 7 p.m., Lingo Story Room,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Time 1, 9:30 to 10 a.m., 10:30 to 11 a.m. or 6:30 to 7 p.m., Lingo Story Room, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th. Ages: 12-24 months. Preschool Storytime, 10 to 10:30 a.m., The Story Zone, Topeka and Shawnee... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
NOSTALGIA: The connections between Swallows and Amazons writer Arthur Ransome and Russian revolutionary Leon Trotskybowled over by Evgenia, a committed Bolshevik, who was equally attracted to him
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
bowled over by Evgenia, a committed Bolshevik, who was equally attracted to him. He became Russian correspondent for the Manchester Guardian in 1919 but in that year the Ransomes left Russia for Estonia, where they lived for five years,... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The Manchester Bee is going to be on Christmas cardsChristmas markets. The Christmas cards will come in two different designs and
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
Christmas markets. The Christmas cards will come in two different designs and will be sold for £6 in packs of six at the Manchester Central Library shop . The design of the cards is taken from the council’s short animation showing Santa, who is... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Summit County area calendar of eventsspree credit. For more information, call 330-865-8065. The park is at 1400 Port
The Suburbanite / Posted 18 days ago
spree credit. For more information, call 330-865-8065. The park is at 1400 Portage Line Road. Nov. 27 - The Green Branch Library is hosting a first person portrayal of Theodore Roosevelt by Ted Dudra, vice president of the Green Historical... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Victor LaValle To Speak At Hartford Public Library's Beyond WordsOmilian, an attorney, author and motivational speaker who lost a niece to domes
Hartford Courant / Posted 18 days ago
Omilian, an attorney, author and motivational speaker who lost a niece to domestic violence and has worked for 40 years to help abused women, will give a free talk Monday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m., at Manchester Library’s Whiton Auditorium, 100 N. Mai... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Clipboarda.m.-noon, St. Patrick’s Church hall, Main Street, Nicholson, $8/adults and $4/
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
a.m.-noon, St. Patrick’s Church hall, Main Street, Nicholson, $8/adults and $4/12 and under, at door. Equinunk Book sale: Manchester Community Library book sale, Dec. 2, 3879 Hancock Highway, (Route 191); 570-224-8500. Great Bend Estate sale:... Read more
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Herald Sun
Santa’s coming to town — and Fed Squarenativity scene and Christmas karaoke. Light projections shows will also begin
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
nativity scene and Christmas karaoke. Light projections shows will also begin next Friday at Federation Square, the State Library and New Quay Promenade.media_cameraSanta is setting up in Fed Square. Picture: David Caird No Christmas in the 21st... Read more
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News.com.au
Santa’s coming to town — and Fed Squarenativity scene and Christmas karaoke. Light projections shows will also begin
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
nativity scene and Christmas karaoke. Light projections shows will also begin next Friday at Federation Square, the State Library and New Quay Promenade. Santa is setting up in Fed Square. Picture: David CairdSource:News Limited No Christmas in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meetings and events Nov. 22-28, 2017Time 1, 9:30 to 10 a.m., 10:30 to 11 a.m. or 6:30 to 7 p.m., Lingo Story Room,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Time 1, 9:30 to 10 a.m., 10:30 to 11 a.m. or 6:30 to 7 p.m., Lingo Story Room, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th. Ages: 12-24 months. Preschool Storytime, 10 to 10:30 a.m., The Story Zone, Topeka and Shawnee... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Kickoff the holiday season at Middletown’s annual Santa ParadePyramid Hill The parade will also feature horses, floats, color guards, antiqu
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 20 days ago
Pyramid Hill The parade will also feature horses, floats, color guards, antique cars, a fire truck, the MidPointe Library System’s bookmobile and more. There will also be four dance groups performing in the parade that takes place along... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
What next for Manchester city centre? The biggest plans in the pipelineWhat’s next for Manchester city centre? With so much development happening at
Manchester Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
What’s next for Manchester city centre? With so much development happening at the same time, it can be hard to keep up. Here are some of the biggest plans in the pipelineRenaissance Hotel, Deansgate An ambitious redevelopment planned by its... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Food & Fun Holiday Calendar, a list of events of fun things to do now through Jan. 27Holiday Gifts and Decorations, 12:30 to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, Marvin Auditori
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Holiday Gifts and Decorations, 12:30 to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20, Marvin Auditorium 101C, Topeka and Shawnee County Library, 1515 S.W. 10th. Learn to make terrific holiday decorations, cards and gifts using recycled materials, found objects... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Top Google boss returns to Manchester to boost digital literacyPorat, who grew up in Sale, is senior vice president and chief financial office
Manchester Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
Porat, who grew up in Sale, is senior vice president and chief financial officer of Alphabet and Google. She was in Manchester this week to open Google Digital Garage on King Street. The centre offers free face-to-face coaching seven... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why our passion for the great Ashes rivalry hasn't gone coldof 1932-33. Photo:Don Bradman batting during the fifth Test of the Bodyline se
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
of 1932-33. Photo:Don Bradman batting during the fifth Test of the Bodyline series at the SCG in February 1933.(National Library of Australia: Herbert H. Fishwick/Fairfax) While the nexus between cricket and nationalism was explicit in that... Read more
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Bolton News
Sisters set to shine as they perform in iconic buildingSISTERS Alanah and Rowan Heywood are playing a starring role in a dramatic danc
Bolton News / Posted 25 days ago
SISTERS Alanah and Rowan Heywood are playing a starring role in a dramatic dance, music and library art event taking palce at the iconic Manchester Central Library tonight and tomorrow. The two from Heaton are appearing in Illuminate, are appearing... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Local visual arts1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Southern Vermont Arts Center: Winter Member Show, through
Rutland Herald / Posted 26 days ago
1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Southern Vermont Arts Center: Winter Member Show, through Dec. 30, Yester House Galleries, West Road, Manchester, 802 362-1405, www.svac.org. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Middlebury College... Read more
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ABC News
As national party abandons Moore, Bannon and Alabama GOP dig inBannon. Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speak
ABC News / Posted 26 days ago
Bannon. Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks at an event at the Vestavia Hills Public library, Nov. 11, 2017, in Birmingham, Ala. Another source close to the conservative firebrand and Breitbart founder added:... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Scientists claim grandparents could be bad for your children's healthof research into the influence grandparents have on lifestyle factors that can
Manchester Evening News / Posted 26 days ago
of research into the influence grandparents have on lifestyle factors that can sow the seeds of cancer in later life. But Manchester parents have been quick to jump to the defence of the region's grandparents - with many of them saying they... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
A 'hero' police community support officer faces losing his career in a row over blue lightswas later jailed for three years. But he now believes his willingness to get s
Manchester Evening News / Posted 27 days ago
was later jailed for three years. But he now believes his willingness to get stuck in has left his career with Greater Manchester Police on hold for eight months. He has been suspended since the day after the incident while the police watchdog... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fascinating photographs show notorious crooks and killers in colourassassin of President John F Kennedy; Al Capone, a Chicago-based gangster; and
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
assassin of President John F Kennedy; Al Capone, a Chicago-based gangster; and Myra Hindley, a child murderer from Manchester. There is also a photograph of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler as he practises a speech in a darkened room. Another... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Draft Horse Rescue to hold open house;is selling ad space on the 2018 calendar and program book. The team has players
The Middletown Press / Posted 29 days ago
is selling ad space on the 2018 calendar and program book. The team has players from four high schools: Newington, Berlin, Manchester and Cromwell families , friends and local businesses from these towns (and many others) proudly display the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Big Book Bash coming to CartertonKids & Youth Festival will be held in four venues, all on Holloway Street in Ca
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
Kids & Youth Festival will be held in four venues, all on Holloway Street in Carterton, Wairarapa: Carterton District Library, Events Centre, Plunket Rooms, and Carterton Courthouse.Here's a taste of the programme: Go behind the scenes of... Read more
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Bolton News
Man spotted swinging an axe in 'turf war'swinging an axe in Radcliffe in scenes one father likened to a 'turf war'. Chr
Bolton News / Posted 29 days ago
swinging an axe in Radcliffe in scenes one father likened to a 'turf war'. Christopher Shenton, aged 34, was near the library when he drove past a man swinging an axe and another wielding a baseball bat, both shouting at each other. Shortly... Read more
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Bury Times
Man spotted swinging an axe in 'turf war'swinging an axe in Radcliffe in scenes one father likened to a 'turf war'. Chr
Bury Times / Posted 29 days ago
swinging an axe in Radcliffe in scenes one father likened to a 'turf war'. Christopher Shenton, aged 34, was near the library when he drove past a man swinging an axe and another wielding a baseball bat, both shouting at each other. Shortly... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
From a Crumpsall council estate to meeting Donatella Versaceworld’s most glamorous locations... but life wasn’t always easy for these top m
Manchester Evening News / Posted 29 days ago
world’s most glamorous locations... but life wasn’t always easy for these top male models. These models are all signed to Manchester’s Nemesis agency, which prides itself on its diverse portfolio of faces. But forget everything you’ve seen in... Read more
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The Recorder Online
CCSU Student Runs for Board of Educationshe moved to Windsor, Connecticut. She attended Windsor High School and earned
The Recorder Online / Posted 30 days ago
she moved to Windsor, Connecticut. She attended Windsor High School and earned her associate degree in early childhood at Manchester Community College. From there, she went on to study at Eastern Connecticut State University, eventually earning... Read more
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The Recorder Online
Student Profileshe moved to Windsor, Connecticut. She attended Windsor High School and earned
The Recorder Online / Posted 30 days ago
she moved to Windsor, Connecticut. She attended Windsor High School and earned her associate degree in early childhood at Manchester Community College. From there, she went on to study at Eastern Connecticut State University, eventually earning... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
'I had to take the MegaBus to fashion shoots' - male models tell us about their difficult road to successworld’s most glamorous locations... but life wasn’t always easy for these top m
Manchester Evening News / Posted 30 days ago
world’s most glamorous locations... but life wasn’t always easy for these top male models. These models are all signed to Manchester’s Nemises agency, which prides itself on its diverse portfolio of faces. But forget everything you’ve seen in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum taking cops to court to force them to delete son's naked selfie sext messagethe mum and son, who cannot be named for legal reasons, have passed the first h
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
the mum and son, who cannot be named for legal reasons, have passed the first hurdle. Today, the High Court sitting at Manchester’s Civil Justice Centre, heard the boy had sent the message thinking it would self-delete. However, the girl took a... Read more
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Bury Times
Man spotted swinging an axe in Radcliffe 'turf war'swinging an axe in Radcliffe in scenes one father likened to a 'turf war'. Chr
Bury Times / Posted 30 days ago
swinging an axe in Radcliffe in scenes one father likened to a 'turf war'. Christopher Shenton, aged 34, was near the library when he drove past a man swinging an axe and another wielding a baseball bat, both shouting at each other. Shortly... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Mum battling to erase son's sexting record says "it's just how teens flirt"the mum and son, who cannot be named for legal reasons, have passed the first h
Manchester Evening News / Posted a month ago
the mum and son, who cannot be named for legal reasons, have passed the first hurdle. The 14-year-old boy from Greater Manchester sent the ‘sext’ via social media messaging site Snapchat to the girl, who showed it to other people at... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Thousands sign up via Connecticut health exchange for 2018 coverageAccess Health CT is operating enrollment centers statewide, locally to include
Stamford Advocate / Posted a month ago
Access Health CT is operating enrollment centers statewide, locally to include in Bridgeport at the city’s public library at 840 Main St.; in Milford at the Margaret Eagan Center at 35 Mathew St.; in Danbury at the CIFC Greater Danbury... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Thousands sign up via Connecticut health exchange for 2018 coverageAccess Health CT is operating enrollment centers statewide, locally to include
Connecticut Post / Posted a month ago
Access Health CT is operating enrollment centers statewide, locally to include in Bridgeport at the city’s public library at 840 Main St.; in Milford at the Margaret Eagan Center at 35 Mathew St.; in Danbury at the CIFC Greater Danbury... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Summit County area calendar of eventswill follow from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the high school gymnasium. Enter Door 7 o
The Suburbanite / Posted 1 months ago
will follow from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the high school gymnasium. Enter Door 7 off Market Avenue by the Lake Community Library, or Door 5 by the Lake Community YMCA. - Those who have experienced the death of a loved one know that the holiday... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
A full list of Remembrance Sunday services in Greater ManchesterTributes will be paid to the fallen as Greater Manchester unites in silence to
Manchester Evening News / Posted 1 months ago
Tributes will be paid to the fallen as Greater Manchester unites in silence to observe Remembrance Sunday. Services will be held at churches and war memorials across the region. In Manchester city centre, the Remembrance Sunday service will be held... Read more
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