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Lansing State Journal
Charity races skyrocket in popularity, concerns grow about oversaturation
Lori Gustafson said she's "overwhelmed with gratitude" for the flying, dyed cornstarch that pummeled runners through downtown Lansing on Saturday.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
Patina Miller and Tovah Feldshuh Perform at Bay Street Theatre's 2014 Summer Gala Tonight
Bay Street Theatre previously announced that its 23rd Annual Summer Gala would take place in Sag Harbor at the Long Wharf tonight, July 12, 2014 to benefit Bay Street's educational and theatrical programs.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Rory O'Malley, Caissie Levy and More Set for 2014 Covenant House Sleep Out: Broadway Edition, 8/17
The Covenant House has announced the Second Annual Sleep Out: Broadway Edition on Sunday, August 17, 2014, where members of the Broadway community will spend the night sleeping on the streets outside the Covenant House to raise much needed funds for homeless youth.
The Mountain Times
Second Saturday at the ArtSpace
The Watauga County Arts Council is drawing up some summer fun with its Second Saturday Arts Celebration, returning to the Blue Ridge ArtSpace Saturday, July 12, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. In the Main Gallery, the WCAC begs the question, "Wood You Believe It?" This particular exhibit features wood creations of all sizes and varieties, ranging from ... (more)
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Mohegan Sun chases new markets as Conn. casino sales slide
The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, owner of Connecticut's top-grossing casino, is accelerating its push outside the state as competition threatens to lure more players from its home turf.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Air & Space
The People and Planes of Anoka County- page 2
Denizens of a small Minnesota airport: bombers, ones-of-a-kind, T-6s, Cubs, a 1938 Stinson SR10 once owned by the governor of Pennsylvania, and a veritable hive of homebuilders.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
UPDATE with quotes: Phenix City pastor sues school board over superintendent hire
A Phenix City pastor has filed a lawsuit against the Phenix City Board of Education, asking the Russell County Circuit Court to set aside the hiring of a superintendent because the board allegedly violated the Alabama Open Meetings Act.
Market Report: New World Resources' value crashes from a 3.5bn to a 54m
To think that when New World Resources was floated in 2008 just months before the financial crisis sent commodity prices crashing, the Czech coal miner was worth a staggering A 3.5bn.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Washington Post
Maxwell makes 25 appointments, including principals
Four new principals have been named - including one who previously worked as an assistant principal in Montgomery County, at Argyle Magnet Middle School - and four current school leaders are taking administration jobs next year.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Model airplanes of yesteryear take to the skies in St. Charles
Bill Suhr of Palatine retrieves a SPAD 13 biplane from the landing strip, serving as "air boss for retrieval" at the Fox Valley Aero Club's Windy City Warbird and Classics model airplane show Friday in St. Charles.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
New Bedford looks to future as storied whaler returns
It's the most venerable symbol of the Whaling City's 19th-century heyday, when New Bedford produced the whale oil that lit candles and lamps around the world.
College of Piping marks 25th anniversary with Homecoming Highland Gathering
It's busy and hectic at the College these days, with rehearsals in full swing and the sounds of Celtic music - mostly from bagpipes and drums - filling almost every nook and cranny of the unique Summerside Celtic performing arts school.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
The M-1 line finds itself $12 million short while conversations begin on a new rail line that would go right across the straight.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
New York Daily News
Ultimate summer guide: Theater
To see a cluster of the summer's brightest stars you don't need a telescope. Just train your gaze on New York stages.
Youth Conduct Billion-Dollar Merger Simulations in YAB's Summer Camp
On Friday, June 6, 2014, Youth About Business's high school students completed their complex mergers and acquisitions and presented their strategies to a panel of judges at the King & Spalding law firm office in Midtown.YAB's fast-track career training for minority youths is providing high school students in Atlanta a blueprint for business ... (more)
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Lakeshore Chinooks To Marshal Family Fun Parade June 28th
Players and others from Mequon's Lakeshore Chinooks baseball team will serve as Parade Marshals in this year's Family Fun Before the Fourth on Saturday, June 28th, Mequon-Thiensville's pre-Independence Day Parade and family festival.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Fallbrook schools chief search meetings scheduled
Two meetings are scheduled to gather input from community members on the qualities and qualifications they would like to see in the next superintendent.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
The Washington Post
Field test of Common Core exams went well, officials say
More than 1 million students in 14 states tested new Common Core standardized exams this spring, and the experiment went well, the test creators said Thursday.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
bluebird bio Insider Sells $398,400 in Stock
The stock was sold at an average price of $39.84, for a total transaction of $398,400.00.
Hotel News Resource
Lynn Mitchell Named Chairman of Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association Board
Mitchell is Vice President of Operations for Soleil Management, a vacation resort management company established in 2001 and serving various destinations throughout the nation.