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The Aero-News Network
Prepare For Flight: 2018 Student Launch Teams Announced By NASAOffice manages Student Launch with funding and leadership provided by NASA's Of
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
Office manages Student Launch with funding and leadership provided by NASA's Office of Education, NASA's Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, and longtime corporate sponsor Orbital ATK, Propulsion Systems Division of Promontory, Ut... Read more
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Weekly Times
Regional achievers honouredAward winner. Z Fit Studios received a two-night stay for two people at a Park
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
Award winner. Z Fit Studios received a two-night stay for two people at a Parks Victoria wilderness retreat in Wilsons Promontory National Park. • The Weekly Times is a proud partner of the event. Other sponsors are: Regional Development... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Is Milton Keynes a masterpiece or monstrosity?amplifier, Jim Marshall, who died in a local hospice. By the time we reached t
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
amplifier, Jim Marshall, who died in a local hospice. By the time we reached the white steel Light Pyramid, high on its promontory with mighty views, we were tiring. The Tree Cathedral and Peace Pagoda would have to wait. We got a taxi to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
The best spots for whale watching on the South Coast this springlike the dramatic 4km walk from Pulpit Rock to the lightstation. Local rangers
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
like the dramatic 4km walk from Pulpit Rock to the lightstation. Local rangers reckon "the whales come so close to this promontory that you can hear them breathe as they feed and splash around." If you want the luxury of being able to spy on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The best spots for whale watching on the South Coast this springlike the dramatic 4km walk from Pulpit Rock to the lightstation. Local rangers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
like the dramatic 4km walk from Pulpit Rock to the lightstation. Local rangers reckon "the whales come so close to this promontory that you can hear them breathe as they feed and splash around." If you want the luxury of being able to spy on... Read more
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The Age
The best spots for whale watching on the South Coast this springlike the dramatic 4km walk from Pulpit Rock to the lightstation. Local rangers
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
like the dramatic 4km walk from Pulpit Rock to the lightstation. Local rangers reckon "the whales come so close to this promontory that you can hear them breathe as they feed and splash around." If you want the luxury of being able to spy on... Read more
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Reuters
UK lawmakers pile pressure on watchdog over RBS reportthe publication of the summary,” the FCA said. The full report is based on a s
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
the publication of the summary,” the FCA said. The full report is based on a so-called skilled persons report conducted by Promontory consultancy in 2014. The FCA has said that reports of this kind were compiled on the understanding they won’t be... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Boundary changes anger Sardis French students, parentshave concerns regarding transportation and safety. Many of the proposed boundar
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 5 days ago
have concerns regarding transportation and safety. Many of the proposed boundaries create longer walks with more crossings at dangerous intersections — an issue that already has many parents at Evans, Promontory and Vedder elementary parents on e... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Ready, set, book buying timePark, who is hoping to be a chemical engineer some day, works with kids quite o
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 6 days ago
Park, who is hoping to be a chemical engineer some day, works with kids quite often, helping out at events like the Promontory Tween Night, and at the summer school. Spriggs, who is considering becoming a general practitioner, has also had... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Where to move to when you've had enough of Melbournefor: Yoghurt,power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it's got: T
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
for: Yoghurt,power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it's got: The Daffodil Festival, Wilsons Promontory, Mt Baw Baw, a Swedish winter celebration called Walhalla Vinter Ljusfest Distance to Melbourne: It's a two hour... Read more
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The North West Star
Where to move to when you've had enough of Melbournefor: Yoghurt,power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it's got: T
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
for: Yoghurt,power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it's got: The Daffodil Festival, Wilsons Promontory, Mt Baw Baw, a Swedish winter celebration called Walhalla Vinter Ljusfest Distance to Melbourne: It's a two hour... Read more
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Canberra Times
Regional Victoria regions to move to when you've decided you've had enough of Melbournefor: Yoghurt, power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it’s got:
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
for: Yoghurt, power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it’s got: The Daffodil Festival, Wilsons Promontory, Mt Baw Baw, a Swedish winter celebration called Walhalla Vinter Ljusfest Distance to Melbourne: It’s a two hour... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Regional Victoria regions to move to when you've decided you've had enough of Melbournefor: Yoghurt, power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it’s got:
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
for: Yoghurt, power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it’s got: The Daffodil Festival, Wilsons Promontory, Mt Baw Baw, a Swedish winter celebration called Walhalla Vinter Ljusfest Distance to Melbourne: It’s a two hour... Read more
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The Age
Regional Victoria regions to move to when you've decided you've had enough of Melbournefor: Yoghurt, power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it’s got:
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
for: Yoghurt, power stations, Ninety Mile Beach, Wil Anderson. What it’s got: The Daffodil Festival, Wilsons Promontory, Mt Baw Baw, a Swedish winter celebration called Walhalla Vinter Ljusfest Distance to Melbourne: It’s a two hour... Read more
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Variety
Rachel Bilson Buys Mid-Century Modern Jewel in PasadenaAin and custom built in 1950 for Walter W. Ralphs Jr., scion of of the Ralphs g
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
Ain and custom built in 1950 for Walter W. Ralphs Jr., scion of of the Ralphs grocery store chain. Sprawling across a flat promontory of just under an acre, the retro-chic residence boasts a lattice-accented courtyard entry, six bedrooms, four... Read more
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BC Local News
Power out and traffic rerouted following crash on Veddersaid when power is likely to be restored. The area affected stretches from Ved
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
said when power is likely to be restored. The area affected stretches from Vedder Road east, and includes almost all of Promontory. There is no word on injuries from the accident. Watch www.theprogress.com for more information as it becomes... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Power out and traffic rerouted following crash on Veddercreating delays on Watson and Tyson Roads. The area affected stretched from Ve
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 16 days ago
creating delays on Watson and Tyson Roads. The area affected stretched from Vedder Road east, and included almost all of Promontory. Power had been restored to much of the area by 11:30 a.m., however BC Hydro says the 350 customers in the Vedder... Read more
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The Morning Call
Online retailers dominate direct wine shipping in Pennsylvaniaadvantage of the program to buy some of the most expensive wines on the market,
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
advantage of the program to buy some of the most expensive wines on the market, spending an average of $1,307 on wine from Promontory, an average of $1,200 for wines from Next of Kyn, and an average of $1,089 for wine from Harlan Estate. Top... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss Alpine Club stirs debate over history’s racist scientistssome 80 villages, rivers, valleys, mountains, glaciers and species worldwide ha
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
some 80 villages, rivers, valleys, mountains, glaciers and species worldwide have been named after Agassiz, as well as a promontory on the moon, an asteroid, and a crater on Mars. But Agassiz's name is also associated with racism. Having become... Read more
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Philly.com
Online retailers dominate direct wine shipping in Pennsylvaniaadvantage of the program to buy some of the most expensive wines on the market,
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
advantage of the program to buy some of the most expensive wines on the market, spending an average of $1,307 on wine from Promontory, an average of $1,200 for wines from Next of Kyn, and an average of $1,089 for wine from Harlan Estate. Top... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Stunning Ansel Adams print of Golden Gate before the bridge could fetch $250K at auctionto the end of 32nd Avenue at the edge of Sea Cliff. He dashed along the old Cli
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
to the end of 32nd Avenue at the edge of Sea Cliff. He dashed along the old Cliff House railroad bed "to the crest of a promontory." "From there a grand view of the Golden Gate (and) the wonderful evolving landscape of clouds ... I have been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
New homes at Shell Cove a sell-outon offer at The Waterfront, Shell Cove were swiftly snapped up last week. POPU
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
on offer at The Waterfront, Shell Cove were swiftly snapped up last week. POPULAR: The Sails release is located on Promontory Drive, about 150 metres from the marina edge and 300 metres from the future town centre. Picture: Supplied All 14... Read more
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BC Local News
Jinkerson families raise walking concerns with school boardThat's the common word parents on Promontory use to describe the morning commut
BC Local News / Posted 20 days ago
That's the common word parents on Promontory use to describe the morning commute. They say their neighbourhoods have stretches of intersections without crosswalks, kids walking on roadways where necessary, and throngs of traffic at peak hours. And... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Jinkerson families raise walking concerns with school boardThat’s the common word parents on Promontory use to describe the morning commut
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 20 days ago
That’s the common word parents on Promontory use to describe the morning commute. They say their neighbourhoods have stretches of intersections without crosswalks, kids walking on roadways where necessary, and throngs of traffic at peak hours. And... Read more
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The News-Herald
Contemplating St. Francis in Italy’s green hearttook selfies in front of a statue of St. Clare, an acolyte of St. Francis. A p
The News-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
took selfies in front of a statue of St. Clare, an acolyte of St. Francis. A pink and tan basilica honors Francis on a promontory overlooking the valley. Ecclesiastical music floated from shops along Via San Francesco, which leads pilgrims to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Sydney's best trophy homes that nobody knows aboutbeen held by the Oxley family for three generations since 1940. Photo: Nick Moi
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 21 days ago
been held by the Oxley family for three generations since 1940. Photo: Nick Moir The Gothic Revival residence set on the promontory of Darling Point was built in 1841 by the fourth Surveyor-General Sir Thomas Mitchell. The heritage-listed... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Italy’s landlocked Umbria is like Tuscany without the crowdstook selfies in front of a statue of St. Clare, an acolyte of St. Francis. A p
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
took selfies in front of a statue of St. Clare, an acolyte of St. Francis. A pink and tan basilica honors Francis on a promontory overlooking the valley. Ecclesiastical music floated from shops along Via San Francesco, which leads pilgrims to... Read more
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asianage
Seal pup rests on Australian beach after exhausting 2000km journey from AntarcticA sub-Antarctic fur seal pup swam about 2000 km from Macquarie Island in the An
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
A sub-Antarctic fur seal pup swam about 2000 km from Macquarie Island in the Antarctic to Whisky Beach on Wilson's Promontory in Victoria, Australia. Jonathon Stevenson a ranger at Parks Victoria said to the Herald Sun that they (at Parks Victoria)... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Seal pup swims 2000km from Antarctic to Australia; naps adorably on the beachsub-Antarctic fur seal pup swam about 2000 km from Macquarie Island in the Anta
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
sub-Antarctic fur seal pup swam about 2000 km from Macquarie Island in the Antarctic to Whisky Beach on Wilson's Promontory in Victoria, Australia. Jonathon Stevenson a ranger at Parks Victoria said to the Herald Sun that they (at Parks... Read more
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Variety
TV Writer-Producer Aaron Zelman’s Hillside Home For Sale Againwith a vibrantly tiled fountain, a built-in grilling station and a tree-shaded
Variety / Posted 26 days ago
with a vibrantly tiled fountain, a built-in grilling station and a tree-shaded flagstone patio perfectly positioned on a small promontory to take best advantage of panoramic canyon vistas and a postcard-perfect, tree-framed view of the Hollywood si... Read more
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Variety
Megan Ellison Makes $35.7 Million Off-Market Deal to Sell Mountaintop Mansionhas yet to be identified but we’ve heard unconfirmed rumors it’s a big-name dev
Variety / Posted 27 days ago
has yet to be identified but we’ve heard unconfirmed rumors it’s a big-name developer. Prominently sited on a private promontory high above Laurel Canyon, Hollywood and West Hollywood, the curvilinear, architecturally eccentric... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
New location for Chilliwack Children’s Arts Festbehind Colours of Henna. The Chilliwack Children’s Arts Festival runs Sept. 22
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 27 days ago
behind Colours of Henna. The Chilliwack Children’s Arts Festival runs Sept. 22 and 23 at Tzeachten Community Centre (45855 Promontory Road). Tickets for the Friday, Sept. 22 Marvellous MagicShow2Go are $10 per person; both parents and children... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Nicole Mitchell explores the poetry of Haki Madhubuti, via jazzserve as a kind of curtain-raiser for Voices Heard: Black Women in Creative Mus
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
serve as a kind of curtain-raiser for Voices Heard: Black Women in Creative Music, a festival running Dec. 10-11 at The Promontory on South Lake Park Avenue. "In jazz, and in creative music, women in general are not really in the spotlight in... Read more
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News 8000
5 things to do on Chicago's South Sidea manager at the restaurant. There's even a section of the menu called "Preside
News 8000 / Posted 27 days ago
a manager at the restaurant. There's even a section of the menu called "President Obama's favorites."Get some fresh air at Promontory Point For those who like to get outdoors, Promontory Point is a great location to take in views of downtown... Read more
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KECI Missoula
5 things to do on Chicago's South Sidea manager at the restaurant. There's even a section of the menu called "Preside
KECI Missoula / Posted 27 days ago
a manager at the restaurant. There's even a section of the menu called "President Obama's favorites."Get some fresh air at Promontory Point For those who like to get outdoors, Promontory Point is a great location to take in views of downtown... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
5 things to do on Chicago's South Sidea manager at the restaurant. There's even a section of the menu called "Preside
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 27 days ago
a manager at the restaurant. There's even a section of the menu called "President Obama's favorites."Get some fresh air at Promontory Point For those who like to get outdoors, Promontory Point is a great location to take in views of downtown... Read more
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Daily Herald
Umbria: Contemplating St. Francis in Italy's green hearttook selfies in front of a statue of St. Clare, an acolyte of St. Francis. A p
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
took selfies in front of a statue of St. Clare, an acolyte of St. Francis. A pink and tan basilica honors Francis on a promontory overlooking the valley. Ecclesiastical music floated from shops along Via San Francesco, which leads pilgrims to... Read more
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The Courier
Ocean Rail: Riding the Pacific Surfliner in Southern CaliforniaThe shoreline becomes craggier as we go, the rails running above cliffs with a
The Courier / Posted 28 days ago
The shoreline becomes craggier as we go, the rails running above cliffs with a sheer drop to the ocean. As we round a promontory, a great cloud of mist hovers above the water. There's a strange sense of being somewhere in Europe – Scotland,... Read more
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The Courier
Severe weather warning issuedwind gusts to 11am include: - Mt William (Grampians): 117 km/h at 6.18am - Me
The Courier / Posted 29 days ago
wind gusts to 11am include: - Mt William (Grampians): 117 km/h at 6.18am - Melbourne Airport 95km/h at 4.20am - Wilsons Promontory 95km/h at 8.53am - Fawkner Beacon 91km/h at 10.49am - Cape Otway 87km/h at 5.53am The State Emergency Service... Read more
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The Courier
Severe weather warning issued for Ballaratwind gusts to 11am include: - Mt William (Grampians): 117 km/h at 6.18am - Me
The Courier / Posted 29 days ago
wind gusts to 11am include: - Mt William (Grampians): 117 km/h at 6.18am - Melbourne Airport 95km/h at 4.20am - Wilsons Promontory 95km/h at 8.53am - Fawkner Beacon 91km/h at 10.49am - Cape Otway 87km/h at 5.53am The State Emergency Service... Read more
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The Irish Times
An Irish-American sculptor’s link with the writer of ‘Ben-Hur’King that, after a chequered history in Dún Laoghaire, in south Co Dublin, has
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
King that, after a chequered history in Dún Laoghaire, in south Co Dublin, has recently been restored and now stands on a promontory adjoining the dlr LexIcon library. Irish Connections: Andrew O’Connor’s sculpture Christ the King, in Dún... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Port Jackson shark gathering 'the largest I've ever seen'Marine Reserve (CMR) covers almost 3,000 square kilometres of seafloor across B
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted a month ago
Marine Reserve (CMR) covers almost 3,000 square kilometres of seafloor across Bass Strait from south-east of Wilson's Promontory to north-west of Flinders Island. External Link: A large gathering of Port Jackson sharks on the seafloor.... Read more
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Mashable
Oh nothing, just this cute subantarctic fur seal having a nap on the beachMatthew Hoskins, Park Ranger Team Leader, Parks Victoria Who doesn't love a sn
Mashable / Posted 1 months ago
Matthew Hoskins, Park Ranger Team Leader, Parks Victoria Who doesn't love a snooze on the beach? Park rangers at Wilson's Promontory in Victoria, Australia were greeted with the rare sight of a subantarctic fur seal just having a bit of a kip on... Read more

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