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  1. Local senior teaches younger generations to play bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Almanac

    ... including major bridge tournaments, according to the American Bridge Contract League, the governing body for contract bridge in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Bermuda. At the urging of a friend, Arlene O'Connell of Upper St. Clair, Morris ...

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  2. Today in SouthCoast: Learn to play BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Visit  SouthCoastToday.com/weather  for up-to-the-minute forecasts and radar.    Learn to play Bridge.   Doug McCormac, an ACBL Silver Life Master, is offering free lessons at 11:40 a.m. to players who attend the regular Wednesday session of duplicate bridge at the Dartmouth Duplicate Bridge Club.

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  3. Heritage and HateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Huffington Post

    After living in the Northeast my entire life, I moved to Charleston, South Carolina in 1976 to teach at the College of Charleston. I came with stereotypical ideas about the South, but was certainly open to changing my mind and hoped I would.

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  4. Skipton Bridge Club seeks new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    CARD lovers are being invited to join the ranks of Skipton bridge club which was funded in1980s by bridge players Elizabeth Hawkins and Jean Imrie. New members of any age are welcomed but they do need to be able to play the game, said member Jean Stephenson.

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  5. Aces on BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | NWAonline

    ... way to enter any event with platinum points. Am I missing something? DEAR READER: My reading of the American Contract Bridge League's webpage at bit.ly/14LXpAi suggests that the bold, uppercase events (the LM pairs, open pairs and fast pairs) do ...

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  6. The ALS Association 's Event, The Longest Day, Honors Those Living...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | BioSpace

    ... Others are showing their support by hosting all day bridge games through a partnership with the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL), riding roller coasters and partnering with local networks to bring different types of music to rehab care ...

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  7. Duplicate bridge club seeks new playersRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Members of the duplicate bridge club are seeking new players. The Pittsburg club has recently become a sanctioned local club within American Contract Bridge League.

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  8. Airbus ParadeRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | WALA

    ... for The Longest Day - an annual nationwide fundraising event for Alzheimer's research held by the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) and the Alzheimer's Association. Members of the Mobile Bridge Club will hold a series of bridge games among ...

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  9. "The Longest Day" EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | WALA

    Members of the Mobile Bridge Club will hold a series of bridge games among other activities from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, June 21, to raise money for The Longest Day - an annual nationwide fundraising event for Alzheimer's research held by the American Contract Bridge League and the Alzheimer's Association.

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  10. Alexandra TurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Business Journal

    The American Contract Bridge League has elevated Alexandra Turner to Chief Marketing Officer. The nonprofit serves more than 167,000 members and 3,200 clubs across North America on a $16 million annual budget.

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  11. New group holds first duplicate bridge game MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Aiken Standard

    Submitted Photo Jay Rogaski, left, and Maryanne Ebert are both avid Aiken bridge players who wanted to start a new American Contract Bridge League-sanctioned gaming group and, thus, created the new AikenAugusta Duplicate Bridge organization. Refreshments will be served starting at 9:30 a.m., with the game beginning at 10 a.m., at the Cumberland Village Clubhouse, 3070 Wise Creek Lane.

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  12. Penarth Bridge Club newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Penarth Times

    PENARTH Bridge Club participated in a worldwide simultaneous pairs event to raise funds for the Nepal Disaster Fund, with members donating A 120 for this very worthwhile cause. A total of 4,301 pairs worldwide played in the event, and two of Penarth's pairs had excellent results.

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  13. Today in SouthCoast: Concert in the parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Visit  SouthCoastToday.com/weather  for up-to-the-minute forecasts and radar.  Enjoy a concert in the park.  Grab your blanket and chairs and head to the park for an outdoor concern.

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  14. Clarks Summit bridge club joins nationwide event to trump Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Times Leader

    The Northeast Pennsylvania Duplicate Bridge Club will join hundreds of bridge clubs across the country to raise money by playing in a daylong bridge game, allowing players to honor friends and loved ones affected by the disease while also keeping their own mental skills sharp. For the third 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 Alzheimer's research in one of the group's signature fundraising events - The Longest Day.

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  15. Celtic Crossing Briefly Closing for RenovationsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Daily News

    ... disease while also keeping their own mental skills sharp. For the third 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 Alzheimer's ...

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  16. Marianne Parker RichardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | DigitalBURG

    Marianne Parker Richards, 93, died June 4 at Country Club Care Center where she had been a resident since December 2008. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 15, at the First Christian Church in Warrensburg with Pastor Jerry Basye officiating, and burial will follow at Sunset Hill Cemetery.

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  17. Norristown-Area Bridge Clubs Join National Event To Beat Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Patch.com

    ... the disease while also keeping their own mental skills sharp. For the third 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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  18. Plan to play on the longest dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Again this year, our organizing body, American Contract Bridge League, has partnered with the Alzheimer's associations across North America to support bridge games on this special day, running from sunrise to sunset. Many ACBL clubs will run duplicate games throughout the day to allow you to participate as often as you wish.

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  19. Milton DatelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | InsideHalton.com

    ... Computer Coaching Drop-in (including tablets and cell phones) from 1 to 3, Canasta from 1 to 3:30 p.m., Contract Bridge and Bid Euchre from 1:30 to 4 p.m., Tap Dancing from 1:45 to 3 p.m. and Table Tennis from 7 to 9 p.m. Each activity costs $2 for ...

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  20. Santa Cruz-area Bridge Club Joins Nationwide Event To Trump Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Patch.com

    Members of the Monarch Bridge Club will join hundreds of bridge clubs across the country to raise money by playing in a daylong bridge game, allowing players to honor friends and loved ones affected by the disease while also keeping their own mental skills sharp. For the third 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 Alzheimer's research in one of the group's signature fundraising events - The Longest Day.

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