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  1. Free outdoor movies have been a hit through the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 6 | Beach Metro Community News

    ... humble cottages, hotels, canoe clubs, golf, Woodbine racetrack (1875), Kew Gardens (1879) and pleasure parks like Victoria Park (1878-1906), Munro Park (1896-1906) and the fabulous Scarboro Beach Amusement Park (1907-1925). This was the age of ...

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  2. More police work to beat road tollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 5 | Bendigo Advertiser

    Bendigo police and driver safety advocates have welcomed a state government plan to curb Victoria's rising road toll, one that will see police officers take on more shifts to monitor driver behaviour. A meeting of the government's ministerial council into road safety last week approved 1000 new police shifts between now and Christmas to target dangerous driving behaviours, including mobile phone use, speeding and driving under the influence of alcohol.

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  3. Extremely Victorian couple 'banished' from Victoria's Butchart GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | CBC News

    While Sarah and Gabriel Chrisman might look like they belong in Butchart Gardens, they were ousted for wearing period apparel that they insist are 'not costumes.' A Washington state couple preoccupied with reliving the Victorian-era - from their icebox to their undergarments - were asked to change out of their traditional costumes or leave Butchart Gardens near Victoria B.C. It's right on the website under " Garden Etiquette: Please note , costumes and period style or historical dress is not permitted in The Gardens."

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  4. Rewind Wednesday: August 8-14, 2007-15 | Ararat AdvertiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | The Ararat Advertiser

    ... food companies. The entire Victorian delegation of 50 people will attend meetings set up by Regional Development Victoria to promote their respective local produce and food packaging capabilities, as well as take part in the International Halal ...

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  5. Victorians spending $2.6 billion on pokiesRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2016 | ABC News

    ELEANOR HALL: Spending on poker machines in Victoria has gone up by $44 million in the last year. State Government data shows Victorians spent more than $2.5 billion on poker machines over the year.

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  6. High country dingoes or outlaws?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Mercury

    Dingo or wild dog: Debate rages over the identity of this dog photographed last week near the top of Mt Buffalo. Picture: Jaynie Colston A DOGFIGHT has broken out on the frozen plateau of Mt Buffalo over a number of dingo sightings, including one photographed last week.

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  7. Civic Award 2016 Presentation for Elsmlie HouseRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Malvern Gazette

    After walking down from Belle Vue Island to Malvern Theatres behind Mike Fray, our Town Crier, our President, Dudley Brook, welcomed everyone to the Opening Ceremony, including Harriett Baldwin, our MP. Councillor Hannah Campbell, the Deputy Mayor, opened the proceedings and then Councillor John Raine, Chairman of Malvern Hills District Council , presented the prizes for the Malvern Civic Society's Schools' Literary Competition.

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  8. Celebration of Buxton's past for Heritage Open DaysRead the original story

    May 7, 2016 | Buxton Advertiser

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Buxton is to celebrate the national Heritage Open Days festival by demonstrating how its past is poised to bring a better future.

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  9. Police seize $275 million worth of the drug ice hidden in shipping containers in VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... there was enough for 2.75 million hits of ice The joint operation was conducted by the Australian Federal Police, Victoria, Australian Border Force, Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, and the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis ...

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  10. Nine treasured West Midlands buildings at risk of being lost foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | IcLichfield

    ... The building was designed by town engineer Captain Wilson and built to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria in 1897. It has long served the city as a place of education and improvement and a number of nearby buildings from this era have ...

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  11. Pamplin Historical Park Executive Director Speaks About Battle of the Crater July 30Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Market Wire

    To honor the Battle of the Crater's 152nd anniversary, Pamplin Historical Park founder and owner Robert B. Pamplin Jr. invites visitors to an educational lecture about the historical battle from A. Wilson Greene, executive director of Pamplin Historical Park. Greene's presentation will take place on July 30 at 1:00 p.m. in Pamplin Historical Park's Education Center.

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  12. Wild storms smash east coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... the most part to the east, mostly hugging the coast," she said. SES spokeswoman Sally Lowenstein. said it was hoped Victoria could avoid the flooding that has ravaged NSW and northern Tasmania. "The east coast low pressure trough will probably hit ...

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  13. Vandalia-Con wraps up SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Marietta Times

    ... Convention, said steampunk is a way of life for many. "Steampunk is a genre of science fiction, based on the Victoria era," she said. "Artistry, ingenuity and upcycling or taking old things and making them into new things and creating gadgets and ...

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  14. 'I describe it as a slow death'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Sunday Mail

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  15. Sport24.co.za | Rebels youngsters pen new dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | News24

    ... two young talented Victorian kids showing the way is exciting and we're hopeful there are many more young men in Victoria playing Rugby that are inspired by their opportunities and follow in their footsteps." Tuipulotu made his Super Rugby debut at ...

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  16. Staffordshire Wildlife Trust - April 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Your Leek Paper

    The last meeting of the winter season for the Leek Group of Staffordshire Wildlife Trust saw Scott Petrek, Monitoring Officer for the trust, give a talk on Secret Staffordshire. The best time to visit Parrots Drumble near Talke is late April-early May to see one of the best displays of bluebells.

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  17. In the kitchen with Peter BraveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    "We'll be open 27 years in June," says chef Peter Brave as he smashes the lovely golden flesh of a boiled potato with the underside of a pie pan. "I've seen a lot of places come and go."

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  18. $10.9bn plan to 'transform' cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the 200,000 Victorians in the southwest who use it every day. Last year, almost 2000 people a week were flocking to Victoria and the government has predicted Melbourne will take over Sydney as Australia's largest city by 2030. The government has ...

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  19. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Interesting Things exhibit that will set up inside the Stone House. The show's curator said that one need not be a Victoria-phile to have a good time at the festival. "We don't make it so exclusive that only someone who likes the 19th century can ...

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  20. Ear of an era: Festival celebrates 19th-century musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Interesting Things exhibit that will set up inside the Stone House. The show's curator said that one need not be a Victoria-phile to have a good time at the festival. "We don't make it so exclusive that only someone who likes the 19th century can ...

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