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  1. Bridge tournament comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Manchester Journal

    MANCHESTER >> Bridge players are invited to register with the Southern Vermont Arts Center for a ACBL sanctioned duplicate game to be held Aug. 29 at Ekwanok Country Club in Manchester. Masterpoints will be awarded.

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  2. News briefs: $5,000 donated to Keep Tahoe Blue, Holocaust survivor to share storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    Everyone, of all ages, is invited to attend a Beach Blanket Dance on Friday, July 29, from 7:30-10 p.m. The 17-piece Tahoe Dance Band plays a variety of music. It is not necessary to come with a partner.

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  3. Canadian Citizenship Ceremonies held at UBCORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | The Daily Courier

    Janice Garin formerly of the Philippines is all smiles nowthat she is a new Canadian that was sworn in during a citizenship ceremony at UBC Okanagan Wednesday afternoon. Joshua Kristensen, his wife, Iwona Mankowska and her son Daniel Pniewski were a few of the new Canadians that was sworn in during a citizenship ceremony at UBC Okanagan Wednesday afternoon.

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  4. News briefs: South Lake Tahoe births, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    A farmers market with free food is planned for Wednesday, July 27, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at American Legion Hall, 2748 Lake Tahoe Blvd., in South Lake Tahoe. Come out get some good food and produce for your family, with no referrals and no strings attached.

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  5. At Bridge Tables, 'No Trump!' Takes On a Whole New MeaningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Wall Street Journal

    ... a Buddhist; I detach." Donald Trump, known for his brash political style, is now roiling the quiet world of contract bridge-where trump suits, which carry more weight than others in a given hand, are an integral part of play. At the Oaxaca Bridge ...

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  6. East Gore centenarian still an active member of the communityRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Nova News Now

    Margaret Harris comes to Windsor every Monday to play duplicate bridge. With her regular partner out of the country July 18, she teamed up with Karen MacDonald, who has known Harris for decades and says she's an inspiration.

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  7. Duplicate bridge games held Wednesdays at Carson City Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Nevada Appeal

    The Carson United Bridge Enthusiasts (CUBE) holds a sanctioned duplicate bridge game at noon Wednesdays at the Carson City Senior Center. All player levels are welcome. The table fee is $5. For more information or to find a partner, call Paul at 775-741-0836.

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  8. Weekly Calendar: July 14 - July 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Special membership meeting , to elect two new members of the board of directors for Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce, 5:30 p.m. Town Hall. Song Swap , 6:30 to 8 p.m., Volunteer Park gazebo, Bridge Street.

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  9. Dorothy H. HaskellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Dorothy Haynes Haskell, 87, formally of Northeast Harbor, died peacefully on June 26, 2016 at her home in Hackettstown, New Jersey. She was born February 3, 1929 in Northeast Harbor, the daughter of Roger H. and Sylvia Haynes.

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  10. Bridge To A Brighter Future Benefits LifeBridge of BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    The popular tournament allows players to compete in their choice of ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge or more relaxed social bridge games at the event, which is a fundraiser for LifeBridge Community Services. The day included a buffet lunch, prizes, and a Chinese Auction along with a choice of social or ACBL sanctioned duplicate bridge.

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  11. Nancy Evins: Jerry Helms proves me rightIn the April 2015 ACBL...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Lebanon Democrat

    Someone wrote in the following question. "The other day, my partner and I had the following auction: Partner: one diamond; Me: one heart; Partner: four hearts; Me: pass.

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  12. 'It's been quite a life': N.S. woman heads to 100 at full speedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Chronicle Herald

    Marg Harris drives herself to church in Shubenacadie on Sundays and says she plans to arrive at her birthday party on a Harley Davidson fatboy. "She's got more projects into the next century.

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  13. Fred Tompkins bridge club in Athens raises almost $20,000 for Alzheimer's researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Fred Tompkins Memorial Bridge Club in Athens raised nearly $20,000 for Alzheimer's research by playing a day-long game of bridge on The Longest Day, an annual fundraising event held each June by the Alzheimer's Association and the American Contract Bridge League. The ACBL has estimated that $255,000 in donations were raised by the 168 participating bridge clubs across all 50 states and Canada.

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  14. Events to attend on June 20, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Star

    ... information, visit www.aikencommunityplayhouse.us. • The Aiken Bridge Club chapter of the American Contract Bridge League, will hold sanctioned ACBL bridge games at 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Monday, June 20, at the Aiken County Shrine Club, ...

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  15. Bridge Academy joins nationwide event to trump Alzheimer'sRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Fort Bend Sun

    ... the disease while also keeping their own mental skills sharp. For the fourth consecutive year, the American Contract Bridge League, the sanctioning body for the game of bridge, is teaming up with the Alzheimer's Association to raise money for ...

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  16. Martha Jane Anderson - June 16, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Concordia Sentinel

    The families of Marty, Rhonda and Maureen Herlevic are celebrating, their son and grandson, Dr. Vincent Herlevic, who was awarded the Outstanding Resident in the Department of Internal Medicine at LSU-Shreveport. He was selected by the faculty and voted by his peers! What an honor for him to receive this distinction.

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  17. News briefs: South Lake Tahoe births, Loop Road meeting and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    The US 50 / South Shore Community Revitalization Project will be discussed on Wednesday, June 15, at 5:30 p.m. The event is planned for the Family Resource Center, next to Bijou Community School. The Tahoe Transportation District will discuss the project and will be available for questions after the presentation.

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  18. Bridge club makes donation to Safe HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Brunswick News

    Golden Isles Duplicate Bridge Club President Teryl McBurney recently presented a check to Safe Harbor Executive Director Leslie Hartman. The GIDBC joins the American Contract Bridge League in supporting local charities throughout the year.

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  19. News briefs: South Lake Tahoe births, federal funding and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency serving in its role as the Tahoe Metropolitan Planning Organization announced project awards for the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality program. The City of South Lake Tahoe will be receiving $3 million in four grants: $1.8 million for the Sierra Boulevard Complete Street Project ; $510,000 for the Tahoe Valley Greenbelt Project ; $390,000 for a Sander vehicle replacement ; and $200,000 for the Lake Tahoe Boulevard Bike Trail .

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  20. Unlucky at Bridge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... getting "bad" cards when they play bridge. ( ) I suggest this couple try duplicate bridge. The American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) sponsors thousands of duplicate bridge games every day throughout the country. Players have an opportunity to ...

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