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  1. Fifty Years Ago Today, November 28, 1965Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... idge players has been awarded Mrs. Charles E. Hamilton of Columbus. She has become a life master in American Contract Bridge.

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  2. Cupertino: Champion bridge player has made the game his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Cupertino Courier

    ... a lot of discussion about it." A bridge player for more than 45 years, Rosenberg is a member of the American Contract Bridge League and has an extensive list of medals and achievements including gold, silver and bronze medals in the World ...

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  3. Happenings 11/24Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | Daily World

    PAWS , 800 W. 1st will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesdays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays for pet adoptions. To view adoptable pets online, visit pawsgh.org Grays Harbor Bridge Club members and newcomers are invited to play duplicate bridge at noon Wednesday and 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Aberdeen Square, 110 W. Market.

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  4. Happening 11-17Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | Daily World

    PAWS , 800 W. 1st will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesdays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturdays for pet adoptions. To view adoptable pets online, visit pawsgh.org Grays Harbor Bridge Club members and newcomers are invited to play duplicate bridge at noon Wednesday and 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Aberdeen Square, 110 W. Market.

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  5. Winning 'big dog' fulfills Canyon bridge expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    There's just not much that Canyon's Mark Lair has not accomplished in more than 45 years as a professional bridge player. His induction into the American Contract Bridge League Hall of Fame in 2009 speaks to that.

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  6. Adventure and health the key to centenarian's good lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Canada.com

    More than 100 friends and relatives packed into Park Place seniors residence on Tuesday to help Jean Wyatt Stevens celebrate her 100th birthday. Her son, Bob Stevens, 71, left, and daughter, Jenny Stevens, 70, right, weren't surprised at the turnout.

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  7. Happening 11-10Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2015 | Daily World

    Cat Adoption event, hosted by HAVA, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at PetSense in the Gateway Mall. All cats have been tested for feline leukemia, are up to date on vaccinations and have been spayed/neutered.

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  8. In Loving Memory of Bettie Willerson Driver, 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Patch.com

    Bettie Willerson Driver died November 2, 2015. Diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in October 2010, she triumphed over this normally deadly form of cancer but ultimately succumbed to two subsequent forms of cancer.

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  9. Longest Day bridge event raises $25,510 for Alzheimer's research in AthensRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Fred Tompkins Memorial Duplicate Bridge Club in Athens raised $25,510 for Alzheimer's research at its recent fundraising event. The club's team captain, Joe Sinkey, said his enthusiasm for the "The Longest Day" event stems from the fact that his mother and her mother both died from Alzheimer's.

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  10. Americans finding creative and inspiring ways to raise funds for Alzheimer's causeRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | newcastlepacer.com

    ... bridges while members of the San Diego Bridge Academy and the Redwood Bridge Club, both part of the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL), played a daylong game in a partnership set to raise more than $4,000. The unique pairing is just one of ...

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  11. Table matesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2013 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Last Thursday marked the start of something big for Phil Capitano and Tina Johns. Less than one week ago, the Huntsville residents met for the first time, following numerous phone calls about similar interests.

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  12. Happenings 10/13Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2015 | Daily World

    Scandinavian Bazaar, hosted by the Sons of Norway, Grays Harbor Lodge No. 4, is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 717 Randall.

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  13. Improve your mental sharpnessRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2015 | Roseville Review

    ... as the players deal the cards, auction, play the hand and score the results. According to the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL), an estimated 25 million people in the U.S. play the game socially in clubs or homes, competitively at tournaments, ...

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  14. Evins: Gifts in the eye of the beholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    You can go to any town or city and call to find out if they have duplicate bridge. If you don't have a partner, they will find you one.

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  15. DAC's long-term future in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Salmon Arm Observer

    The SASCU Downtown Activity Centre, next to the new school board office, is destined for 'disposal,' but not everyone is pleased with the plan. The status of the DAC, as it's commonly called, was laid out in the Long Term Facility Plan commissioned by School District #83.

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  16. Evins: Gifts in the eye of the beholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    You can go to any town or city and call to find out if they have duplicate bridge. If you don't have a partner, they will find you one.

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  17. Big deal for bridge in CalcuttaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | The Telegraph

    An Indian team dominated by Calcuttans and captained by a Ballygunge resident finished fourth in a field of 28 top international sides that competed in the World Invitation Bridge Tournament in Indonesia a few weeks ago. The squad of three pairs, led by Hemant Jalan, lost to champions Bulgaria in the semi-final stage after once beating them in the league stage of the tournament, held at Manado between late August and early September.

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  18. Bridge club lets accountant play, promote the game he lovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... prizes. Instead, they're playing for points awarded by the game's national sanctioning body, the American Contract Bridge League. "People have no concept how important points are to bridge people," Drumhiller said. "Points feed the biggest appetite ...

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  19. In 1990, contract bridge regional tournament held in Ocean ShoresRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2015 | Daily World

    ... Moreover, no one issmoking. About 600 bridge enthusiasts are participating daily in the week-long American Contract Bridge League regionaltournament at the Ocean Shores Convention Center. "Most bridge players don't refer to bridge as 'cards,'" said ...

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  20. Nancy Evins: The agony of givingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    A bridge player from another state, who shall be called Mr. Doe, wrote a letter to the American Contract Bridge League Journal in July, complaining about the unfairness of getting a zero through no fault of those who did. In this month's journal, several people wrote back about his suggestion that scores be adjusted when one is playing against the only partnership that bid a slam and made it when others did not.

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