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The Baltimore Sun
Reshaped Baltimore County library board ends dispute over IT transfers to county
Members of the Baltimore County library board of trustees usually deal with issues such as budgets, library rules and staffing - but in recent months, the panel has found itself in the middle of a political dispute.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
UB Distinguished Professors
Five faculty members representing the health sciences and engineering have been named UB Distinguished Professors for 2014.
Elizabeth Belle Reyburn Preece
Elizabeth Belle Reyburn Preece, 92, passed away peacefully at her home of 67 years on July 6, 2014.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Exporting and importing political spin in N.C. Senate race
Activists who oppose the Affordable Care Act's mandate for employers to provide contraceptive coverage celebrate outside the U.S. Supreme Court after the court's ruling in the Hobby Lobby case.
Bangor Daily News
'Seven Brides for Seven Brothers' at Maine State Music Theatre
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Maine State Music Theatre continues the 2014 season with the rambunctious production of "Seven Bridges for Seven Brothers."
St Helens Star: Campaigners bid to save Newton College campus earlier this year
The community celebrated last year after the plans to destroy newton College were rejected - however, the Government has now overturned that ruling PLANS to demolish a college building in Newton and build ten homes have been given the go-ahead after a government planning inspector overturned St Helens Council's original rejection on appeal.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Editorial: On Common Core, BESE is right to fight against Gov. Jindal
Gov. Bobby Jindal is so intent on shutting down testing for the new Common Core academic standards that he won't let Superintendent John White or the state school board buy more than a few laptops at a time on their own.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
New Jersey Jewish News
Testing a model for teenage empowerment
Led by Rabbi Paula Mack Drill and known as Rosh Hodesh: It's a Girl Thing!, the group started in 2003 in the Caldwell area - the first such group in the Greater MetroWest area.
Republicans must look to Cleveland to expand 2016 presidential chances
Republican National Committee officials announced recently that the party's nominating convention for the next presidential election will be held in Cleveland or Dallas .
Mon Jun 30, 2014
New theater company to open in Brainerd
This winter a new theater company will bring live productions to the Brainerd stage, providing affordable, accessible theater to the community.
University of Georgia Foundation board elects new trustees
The University of Georgia Foundation elected four new trustees and welcomed five new ex officio board members at their just concluded annual meeting on St. Simons Island.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
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The Office of the Florida Attorney General Issues Advisory Legal Opinion - Informal
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., June 20 -- The office of the Florida Attorney General issued the following advisory legal opinion: Mr. Romualdo C. Marquinez, Jr. Assistant General Counsel Florida State College 501 West State Street Jacksonville, Florida 32202 Dear Mr. Marquinez: You ask for assistance in determining whether a private vendor may include ... (more)
Flyover marks command change for 111th. Monnard ends two years at fort, Wilkinson takes charge
It was an unusual start to a change-of-command ceremony Friday morning when an Army RC-12 aircraft flew over Chaffee Parade Field to begin the ceremonial transfer of the leadership of the 111th Military Intelligence Brigade, as soldiers stood on the field.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Ringling Bros. offers super entertainment
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is coming to the Coast Coliseum, starting Thursday and running through July 6, with what promises to be a "superhuman" show of daring feats and comedy.
Chapel Hill News
Notables: June 29
Glenn Mills, Fisher & Mahoney, P.A., recently announced the election of partner William S. "Bill" Mills to the UNC Board of Visitors.
Revolutionary heart pump provides insights into cardiac function
A revolutionary heart pump there is providing a rare learning opportunity for Wright State University students.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Plan to fast-track teacher training to fill gaps questioned
A proposal to solve a shortage of maths and science teachers by fast-tracking graduates from other disciplines into schools is being questioned by academics, parents and Queensland's peak teaching union.
Throwback Thursday: Winter weather on the Border and North East
April 1973. Bootless and brave Maurie Iddles and Geoff Bray put in some wet weather training at the flooded Wilson Oval at The Scots School.
Does America like its candidates poor?
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, pictured in October 2012, has become one of the most powerful people in Washington.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Anglesey ex-deputy head banned from teaching after relationship with 15-year-old boy
Meirion Williams was working at Ysgol y Borth when he took the teenager to secluded locations and allowed him to stay at his home Sevilla president Jose Castro says the Spanish club are willing to let the 21-year-old leave for Anfield - but only for the right price Cast from 'We Will Rock You' to be joined by Leanne Mitchell, winner of 2012's The ... (more)