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How Shacking Up Before Marriage Affects a Relationship's Success
Just as nobody buys a car without taking it for a test-drive, most people-about two thirds of couples-don't get married any more until they've lived with their proposed lifetime partner.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Jersey Journal
St. Peter's University hosts 2014 Hudson County College Fair
Fairlong High School student John Roca and his mother Elise talk to Andre Hill with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro at the Hudson County College Fair hosted by Saint Peter's University on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 in Jersey City.
The Huffington Post
New Research Says Living Together Before Marriage Doesn't Lead To Divorce
It's often said that that living together before marriage puts couples at greater risk for divorce later on -- but it turns out that may not be the case at all.
Which couples who 'shack up' will end up divorced? New study pinpoints risk factors
Not all couples who live together before marriage are destined for divorce. A lot depends on their ages, a study discovered.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Premarital cohabitation OK?
Want to avoid divorce? For years, the standard advice has been to wait to get married before moving in together, thanks to studies showing a link between premarital cohabitation and divorce.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Steve Goddard's History Wire
FOCUS: A Little of This, A Little of That -- Over the River and...
FOCUS: A Little of This, A Little of That -- Over the River and Through the Wood / Sheva's Promise / Roman Guardsman 62-BC -- AD 324 Over the River and Through the Wood -- An Anthology of Nineteenth-Century American Children's Poetry , Johns Hopkins UPress '14 paperback.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
American Library Association
2014 John Ames/Humphrey/OCLC/Forest Press Award winner announced
Dr. Shali Zhang is this year's recipient of the American Library Association International Relations Committee's John Ames/Humphrey/OCLC/Forest Press Award.
ABC News 4 Charleston
1 CofC presidential finalist drops out
The day after the finalists for the College of Charleston's new president were announced, one of the finalists dropped out of the search.
Get By With a Little Help From Your Friends
You probably know most of the "secrets" of longevity: Don't smoke, eat your greens, exercise every day, get enough sleep , relax.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
MSU 2014 LGBT Scholarship Applications Available
Applications for The Pride Scholarship and Stephen P. Pougnet and Christopher J. Green Endowed Scholarship at Michigan State University are now available online for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Bob Moog Foundation announces major archive additions
Asheville, NC - February 2014 ... The Bob Moog Foundation has announced significant additions to the Asheville, NC-based foundation's archives.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Rocky Mount Telegram
SouthWest's Parker named social studies Teacher of the Year
A SouthWest Edgecombe High School social studies teacher has been named the Outstanding Social Studies Teacher of the Year by the N.C. Council of Social Studies.
Bangor Daily News
Katahdin Trust promotes Kate Goodwin
Katahdin Trust Co. President and CEO Jon Prescott recently announced the promotion of Kate Goodwin to Bank Secrecy Act Officer.
Graham joins District 2 race
The race for the District 2 seat on the Robeson County Board of Commissioners got a little more crowded on Thursday.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Student exhibit opens at Rock Hill's Center for the Arts
T he annual Teachers' Choice Youth Art Exhibition – featuring selected artwork by Rock Hill students from high, middle, and elementary schools – will be on display Friday through March 16 in all three galleries at the Center for the Arts, 121 East Main St., Rock Hill.
The Mountain Times
Francaix Trio performs in Ashe
From left, Eric Koontz, Bair Shagdaron and Douglass Miller are the Francaix Trio and will perform Feb. 22 at the Ashe Arts Center in West Jefferson.
Burlington Times News
Heat up those winter days with Threefifty Duo
Threefifty Duo's music has been classified as post-rock, indie-classical, chamber-pop as well as crossover, but the classical guitar duo really likes to rock, too.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Foster's Daily Democrat
Wiley Cash is back
RiverRun Bookstore welcomes back author Wiley Cash to read from and discuss his new book, This Dark Road to Mercy, on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. Cash holds a B.A. in Literature from the University of North Carolina-Asheville, an M.A. in English from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro, and a Ph.D. in English from the University of ... (more)
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Program Promotes Peer Learning In Bentonville
STAFF PHOTO BEN GOFF Sixth-grade tutor Brianna Hernandez, 12, from left, reads "The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System" on Thursday with fifth-graders Madhura Srinivas, and Michelle Gonzalez, both 10, as part of the Learning Together program at Ruth Barker Middle School in Bentonville.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Engagement: Meris Gadaleto & Tyler Robinson
Meris is the daughter of Teri Mikan of Okemos and Dave Gadaleto of Grand Ledge. Meris is a graduate of Oberlin Conservatory and the University of North Carolina Greensboro.