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5 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com

A Generic America

I first noticed this when I was still in the work force. Occasionally it became necessary to talk to people in foreign countries about our shipping schedules for Christmas or Easter.

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11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

South River to hold Independence Day fireworks on Aug. 27

SOUTH RIVER - Last month's Fourth of July fireworks, which were canceled due to rain, will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 27, officials announced this week.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

India.com

Filmmaker Arpita Kumar Takes Home People's Choice Award at PBS Film Festival

"Are you here for 'My Dear Americans'?" she asked individuals as they walked in and promptly applauded each person who said yes.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Popsugar.com

This Independence Day Wedding Rocks Its Subtle Theme

If you think that holiday-themed weddings are a joke, this Fourth of July celebration will definitely change your mind.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Bay View

Humboldt Park 4th of July Association Meeting--April 1, 2009

At 7 PM, on Wednesday, April 1, 2009, we will a meeting of the Humboldt Park 4th of July Association.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Langley airman naturalized at White House ceremony | With Video

Born in Toronto of parents who immigrated there from Barbados and Jamaica, Harris has lived in the United States for 12 years.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

July Fourth: Recipes for strawberry streusel pie and berry-cream pot pies

Apple pie may be as American as the Fourth of July, but it probably wasn't on the table when the holiday first began.

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Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Pies, Recipes, Holidays, Agriculture, Science, Dining, Travel

Observer & Eccentric

Livonia City Council looks to send message to Lansing on fireworks

The Livonia City Council is expected to vote on a resolution asking the state to re-examine the fireworks law that resulted in several hundred calls to police during the Fourth of July weekend.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Advocate

Former USS Kidd director denies allegations of mismanagement

Maury Drummond, the former executive director of the USS Kidd Veterans Memorial and Museum for 22 years, said Tuesday that his reputation has been unfairly and cruelly maligned by r ecent reports suggesting he mismanaged the commission and was responsible for the agency's current financial problems.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Alabama Live

See scenes from OLS Appreciation Dinner for the Independence Day Festival volunteers

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church celebrated the generous spirit of its Independence Day Festival volunteers at an appreciation dinner July 30 at the church.

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Marysville Globe

Foes blast M'ville fireworks; a few speak out for them

That is according to an unscientific survey taken the past week by The Marysville Globe.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Erie Times News

Scott Enterprises to donate to fireworks fund

Scott Enterprises today committed to donating $5,000 to the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership to help fund future fireworks displays in the city of Erie on the Fourth of July.

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WPXI

Warrant issued for 'armed and dangerous' suspect in fatal 4th of July shooting

Authorities are asking for the public's assistance in locating a man wanted in connection with a homicide last month in Homewood.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

JD Journal

Laverne Cox Attacks Bullies with Epic Speech

She has decided to take on bullies in her most recent public appearance. She gives a compelling speech that lasts a little more than six minutes, but is worth watching from start to finish.

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North Sound

Globe readers support fireworks ban so far

Shelly Baker, Marysville: Great idea! But....how on earth would anyone ever enforce it? I live up on the hill above Cedarcrest Golf Course, and every year on the Fourth of July it is literally like a war zone around here.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Suggest fireworks honor war service

In the article "Bellingham ban takes the bang out of the Fourth of July," you quoted Officer Holridge as saying "From last year at this time you would think we were in a war zone."

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Chicago Tribune

McCarthy defends department's crime reporting, faults media coverage

Chicago police Superintendent Garry McCarthy today defended the way the department keeps track of its crime statistics and took a shot at the media, complaining that news organizations often report crime numbers "without context."

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

Aug. 2, 1776: Signing the Declaration of Independence

Although the Declaration was adopted and Independence Day is celebrated on the Fourth of July, the official signing of the Declaration of Independence did not take place until Aug. 2, 1776.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Swindon Advertiser

Marriage proposal before large baseball crowd

WHEN Christa Tremblin took her boyfriend to a baseball game, little did she know he would propose to her in front of thousands.

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Front www.keysnet.com

The 4th didn't always include pie

Apple pie may be as American as the Fourth of July, but it probably wasn't on the table when the holiday first began.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Baked Goods, Dessert, Food, Pies, Dining, Recipes

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