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  1. Our Past: Aug. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 |

    ... by Parsons city commissioners. There was little discussion of the action, which was requested by Vern Wible of Independence, regional manager of American Television and Communications Corp. The action followed a denial earlier in the month of a ...


  2. Cal Thomas: Tragedy in CharlottesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 |

    ... nation. Jefferson founded the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and penned words in the Declaration of Independence that Frederick Douglass in the 19th century and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the 20th century would refer to in an effort to ...


  3. Olin H. GoinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 |

    ... As a young boy, Olin grew up and attended school in Garnett. As a teenager, he moved with his family to Independence. On Aug. 24, 1954, he married Alice Marie VanMeter in Altoona. Following marriage, they moved to Thayer, where they made their ...


  4. Eugene Robinson: This hothouse flower will wilt, but the star-spangled banner will yet waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 |

    The signers of the Declaration of Independence were highly imperfect men. Thomas Jefferson and his fellow Southerners were rank hypocrites for declaring "all men are created equal" while owning men, women and children as their slaves.


  5. David Sarasohn: A holiday begun by angry Americans and political fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 |

    ... on this occasion is a speech from our current leaders, it's not necessary. Nobody signed the Declaration of Independence with a D or an R after his name. Celebration of independence goes back a long way, not just before political parties but before ...


  6. Have a blast this Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 |

    ... a smorgasbord of free-to-attend events. For a complete listing of events, visit . Celebrate Independence Day eve with the 65-piece POPS orchestra, as it performs a patriotic set list. Featured vocalists are Tony DeSare and Mandy ...


  7. Celebrate the nation with a variety of July 4 community eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | RecordNET

    ... afternoon, and if there's no parade on Tuesday, there are still ways to celebrate the nation's Declaration of Independence with the community. • Stockton Ports Fireworks (Monday): The Ports are not in town on Tuesday but will light ...


  8. 9 reasons you need to be in Philadelphia this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 |

    ... will be among their number, so you can use this is as a chance to chat up the writer of the Declaration of Independence. There will also be chances for kids to try on Revolutionary-inspired clothing and make a George Washington-style sash to take ...


  9. Ashland and Guanajuato exchange festival visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... 48 years ago, and Guanajuato has reciprocated by sending festival queens and municipal delegations to Ashland's Independence Day activities. The queen, dressed in colorful, folkloric blouse and skirt, traditionally rides in the annual Fourth of July ...


  10. Malheur Redux?Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Eugene Weekly

    ... Nearman and his charming policy analyst Angela Roman. Mike is in his second term and lives just up the road in Independence. He is a piece of work, a hard right Republican. Is there any other kind these days? But now Roman is charged with providing ...


  11. University of Virginia to commemorate estimated 5,000 slaves who built, worked on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 |

    ... said, they are working to confront the reality that "Jefferson is both the man who wrote the Declaration of Independence, the man who founded a radical experiment in higher education in the United States, and a lifelong slaveholder with rather ...


  12. a Brief, Endless Love to Premiere at Dallas Comedy HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 |

    ... about a highly unorthodox orgy, to Thomas Jefferson 's anatomically correct first draft of The Declaration of Independence, to adult siblings whose short attention spans make mourning their parents' unusually difficult, in A BRIEF, ENDLESS LOVE Lyle ...


  13. Bookmarks: Notable Portland women, Bonnie and Clyde, the history of Oregon hops, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 |

    ... publishes Tuesday, May 23, the anniversary of the couple's death. Welcome signs go up for the Hop Fiesta in Independence in 1948. Author Peter Kopp writes about the festival in his new book "Hoptopia." From left, Robert Craven, parade chairman; ...


  14. Coming up this weekRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | The Inyo Register

    ... of supervisors The Inyo County Board of Supervisors will meet at 10 a.m. at the County Administrative Center in Independence. Rotary Club of Bishop The Rotary Club of Bishop meets every Tuesday at noon at Astorga's Mexican Restaurant at 2206 N. ...


  15. Suburban Man Spends Birthday Visiting All 11 Rogue Ales PubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Willamette Week

    ... in Portland. After hitting the three Portland locations, the suburban man was driven to the hop farm in Independence and to Newport where he went to Brewers on the Bay and the Rogue pub on the Bayfront. "Everyone was super nice," Lovegrove says. "We ...


  16. Broken Steam Pipe Forces 100 to Evacuate PA Nursing HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 |

    March 29--Smoke or steam at a Quakertown nursing home Tuesday night forced the evacuation of more than 100 residents, according to emergency radio reports. Smoke was reported at Independence Nursing Home on 1060 Park Ave. about 8 p.m. Firefighters found what appeared to be steam from a broken hot water line, but the damage did not allow for the immediate return of all residents.


  17. Pacific University Press' Latest Offering Chronicles Oregon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 |

    Pacific University Press, the publishing arm of the 168 year-old higher education institution based in Forest Grove, is proud to release its second book, a well-researched chronicle of how Oregon Health & Science University revitalized itself and became a national leader in medical education, health care, and research. Penned by longtime Oregonian reporter William Graves, Transformed: How Oregon's Public Health University Won Independence and Healed Itself , takes readers behind the scenes of OSHU's remarkable turnaround over a 20-year period under the leadership of Dr. Peter Kohler.


  18. PHOTOS: Weird things around SXSW in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    Paper Ma Shay, a stilt-walker, mingles with the crowd at the Independence and Lagunitas Bug Out party at the Scoot Inn during South by Southwest on Tuesday March 14, 2017. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN GoGo McGregor of New Orleans eats a nightcrawler at the Independence and Lagunitas Bug Out party at the Scoot Inn during South by Southwest on Tuesday March 14, 2017.


  19. Coming up this week (March 13-17Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | The Inyo Register

    ... of supervisors The Inyo County Board of Supervisors will meet at 10 a.m. at the County Administrative Center in Independence. Inyo County School Board The Inyo County school board of directors will meet at 11 a.m. at 555 S. Clay St. in Independence. ...


  20. Portland Metro Monday Weather: After a stunning Sunday, rain returns through mid weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 |

    Rogue Farms in Independence experienced flooding from the Willamette River on Friday. High snow levels and continued forecast rains will keep many rivers running high through Wednesday night.


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