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  1. Buncrana tragedy mum Louise makes emotional visit to school where sister was pupilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    The victims of the Buncrana tragedy: Louise's partner Sean McGrotty, their two sons Mark and Evan, sister Jodie Lee Daniels and her mother Ruth Buncrana pier tragedy mum Louise James has returned to the school where her younger sister Jodie Lee was studying before she died alongside four members of her family In a Twitter post, school principal Marie Lindsay said: "Two very special visitors, Jodie Lee's sister Louise & baby Rioghnach-Ann #courage #strength #inspiring." The school community was left devastated when Jodie Lee, her mother Ruth Daniels, brother-in-law Sean McGrotty and two nephews, Mark and Evan, all drowned when their Audi 4x4 car slid off Buncrana pier in March.

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  2. Obama's Elkhart Visit has Political OvertonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RV Business

    President Barack Obama's visit to Elkhart County on Wednesday could be more about politics than patting himself on the back, according to two area political science professors. The Elkhart Truth reported that Sean Savage, a political scientist at St. Mary's College in South Bend, sees Obama's visit as a chance for him to defend his handling of the economy, countering criticism from the likes of GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump.

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  3. 'Citizen of the Year' Judy Dinkle's designs on MoragaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Inside Bay Area

    ... was overwhelmed at all the attention." The annual award is sponsored by the Moraga Chamber of Commerce, Saint Mary's College, the Lamorinda Weekly and Kiwanis of Moraga Valley. Like many civic-minded adults, Dinkle has a long history of volunteering ...

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  4. Womena s Football Day celebrated by TTFAMay 23, 2016, 11:10 PM AstRead the original story

    Monday May 23 | Trinadad Express

    The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association joined with the rest of CONCACAF on Saturday to celebrate the second annual CONCACAF Women's Football Day with a girls Under-15 festival at St Mary's College Ground. The event was a follow-up from last year's which featured celebrations down in the south land at the Manny Ramjohn Stadium, and ultimately a women's U-17 friendly match against between T&T and Venezuela which the South Americans won 3-1.

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  5. Peterson: Mahershala Ali shares his success story at Saint Mary's College commencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Inside Bay Area

    "I think I was 10 when I first stated that I wanted to play Division I basketball," said Mahershala Ali, speaking at Saturday's commencement ceremony for more than 600 undergraduates at Saint Mary's College. "Years later, I was fortunate to do just that right here."

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  6. Multiple sclerosis doesn't keep Ohio congressman's chief of staff from making markRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | The Columbus Dispatch

    While chief of staff for Rep. Mike Turner, R-Dayton, she'd been having numbness and weakness, puzzling symptoms that made it difficult to walk. At night, she'd pull herself up the stairs of her house, dragging her legs.

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  7. Moraga residents angry over notorious party houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | KRON 4

    A notorious party house in Moraga, dormant in recent months, is once again disturbing a usually peaceful street in that town. On Thursday night, just days before graduation, police said as many as 100 people, mostly students from St. Mary's College, held a destructive party there.

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  8. From community comes 'RelianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... of independence dim Maddy's romantic prospects. Volmer, 36, is a native of Grass Valley who attended Saint Mary's College in Moraga, where she played Division I basketball. Completing a master's degree at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Volmer ...

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  9. Dodd: Would you send your daughter to Baylor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | CBS Sports

    Incidents and allegations are getting so out of hand at Baylor that systemic change is not only needed on campus but among football coaches as a whole That's probably not a popular stance right now. Berry's office is in located in Waco, Texas, where Baylor athletics is in the cross-hairs of national outrage.

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  10. 'Grimm' finale puts Hank in dire Black Claw dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    This weekend's two-hour Season 5 finale of "Grimm" is ominously titled "The Beginning of the End," but fans can relax -- the fantasy-horror series has been renewed by NBC. And Oakland native Russell Hornsby apparently will be part of next season, despite the fact that his character, homicide detective Hank Griffin, faces some dire circumstances in the finale.

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  11. Martinez: Ecopoetry festival at John Muir site to inspire, continue environmental movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Inside Bay Area

    ... the poetry editor for The New York Times Magazine and professor in the Master of Fine Arts program at Saint Mary's College. Former Poet Laureate of the United States and UC Berkeley professor Robert Hass is another prolific poet who will read his ...

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  12. Tri-Valley A&E: Danville duo reunites, set to release first recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Inside Bay Area

    Rehearsals for the Danville-based band Lindy's Kitchen used to mean homemade spaghetti, brownies and fear, according to guitarist/songwriter Chris Carter. "Mike and I met when we were students at Saint Mary's College in 1993," says Carter.

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  13. Wellington East Girls' College helps save the planet, one piece of paper at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    Misprint founders Kareena Harris and Jenny Buckler at back, with Wellington East students Isla Hutching, left, and Charlotte Carter. Misprint salvages waste paper and turns it into notebooks.

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  14. Museveni promotes Muhoozi to rank of Major GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Daily Monitor

    Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has promoted senior and junior army officers including his son Muhoozi Kainerugaba. According to a May 16, 2016 statement, Uganda People's Defense Forces under General Museveni as the Commander in Chief promoted Muhoozi from the rank of brigadier to Major General.

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  15. Belgium soccer team cancels practice after Brussels attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Weyburn This Week

    ... to play a Europe Cup quarterfinal game on Wednesday. Brad Waldow, a 24-year-old centre who starred at Saint Mary's College in California, said he had been with teammate Kwame Vaughn in the departure hall near the scene of an explosion minutes before ...

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  16. Inspiring Columbia, Maryland Native Named College ValedictorianRead the original story

    Friday May 13 | The Link News Service

    You would not know it from looking at him, but this year's valedictorian, Matthew Flyr, is a survivor. Matt was born with Craniosynostosis, a condition in which the bones of an infant's skull fuse prematurely.

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  17. Bowman smashes Jasper recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Riverdale Press

    It was late last week and Elena Bowman and the Manhattan College softball team had just put the finishing touches on a doubleheader sweep of Iona College at Gaelic Park and the Jaspers senior catcher was in no rush to leave the field. The twin 8-0 victories over the Gaels made for a nice backdrop to the final home games of Bowman's stellar career and she was savoring the feeling on her home field for as long as possible.

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  18. Young Planners Group Downtown Sacramento Bike TourRead the original story

    Friday May 13 | Planning

    ... more than 1,500 lots in Idaho. Rachel, a longtime Sacramento resident, completed her education at Saint Mary's College of CA. She is currently a principal in Bardis Homes, Inc. and an Executive Board Member for the North State Building Industry ...

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  19. Saint Mary's College receives $6M from trust of an alumnaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | The Tribune

    The South Bend Tribune reports the money from the late Mary Lee Sheftic, a 1958 Saint Mary's graduate, will endow a scholarship in her name and provide resources for the renovation and expansion of the Angela Athletic & Wellness Complex. The complex scheduled to be completed in fall 2017 will be more than twice the size of the current facility.

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  20. Oilers Corner: Team adds brother of major leaguerRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | Peninsula Clarion

    St. Mary's College sophomore infielder Austin Piscotty of Pleasanton, California, has joined the "Peninsula's team" for the 2016 season. Austin is the brother of current St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty, who was a member of the 2010 Oilers.

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