Collecting Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Some hiccups in first week for Ansonia's new trash haulersRead the original story

    Friday | Westport News

    ... wants to "come back to the table and hash out the problems" with city officials. While Country Waste Disposal is collecting refuse on a temporary basis, D'Alessio said they are expected to bid on the contract. Additionally City Carting of Stamford ...

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  2. Thais warm to global auctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Nation

    ... products in this field. "Thailand's collector base is very international, with an open and knowledgeable collecting culture. Thailand has a long culture of appreciating luxury items like jewellery as well as arts. Moreover, we see solid potential in ...

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  3. Feds get caught in the crossfire between students and debt collectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... his administration would "make it clear that these companies are in the business of helping students, not just collecting payments, and they owe young people the customer service and support and financial flexibility that they deserve." First, on ...

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  4. Kovels Publishes Report on the Booming Market for Designer HandbagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    ... on over 75 brands. Learn the critically important information to help spot fakes. Know what to look for when collecting handbags. And included with the report-a free supplement listing more than 200 current vintage handbag prices. Know what to look ...

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  5. London Just Inherited This Amazing Dick Whittington CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Londonist

    ... times - was betrothed to the Guildhall by Ellery Yale Wood, the prolific children's book collector. Wood had been collecting the items for decades, storing them in her home in Wisbech, Lincolnshire, which had a warehouse attached to house her ...

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  6. What is the truck driver thinking about on this stamp?: U.S. Stamp NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Linn's Stamp News

    ... and tell me what you think the driver might be saying or thinking about the stamp subject, truck driving, stamp collecting, sports, politics, or whatever else gets your creative juices flowing. The important thing is to use your sense of humor, ...

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  7. Liz West collects Spice Girls memorabiliaRead the original story

    Friday | Watford Observer

    Spice Girls memorabilia has become "kitsch" again says Liz West, who is not only a massive fan but also holds the Guinness World Record for collecting most the Spice Girls memorabilia - some of which is currently on display at Watford Colosseum . The 31-year-old from Manchester has just under 5,000 individual pieces, none of which are duplicates and includes personal items such as shoes and costumes as well as items from when the group split to pursue solo careers.

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  8. Why you shouldn't be collecting decorative plates like these 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... This is purely a marketing device which lends credibility to their supposedly enduring, collectable, worth. Collecting is often described as an illness. There is some truth in this. It all depends on the motivation of the collector. Such motives, ...

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  9. Church breaks 150,000 barrier for charity stamp collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | This is Oxfordshire

    MORE than 150,000 used stamps have been donated to a Banbury church as they continue a two-year fundraising project. Members of the Church of Latter-day Saints in Bankside have been collecting, cutting out and sorting stamps which will now be sold to raise money.

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  10. Game Review: 'Pokemon Go' is a nifty idea marred by glitches commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Tribune

    ... game crashing. Those problems can be fixed. For now, though, I don't find the core of "Pokemon Go" - walking and collecting - interesting enough to endure them. Nintendo and Niantic are onto something special here, but its staying power will depend ...

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  11. Lebanon's rubbish crisis fuels green alternativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Jazeera

    ... was doing to his community, Kurkjian - along with his brother and two friends - hired a van last summer and began collecting recyclables from a network of family, friends and neighbours. They launched an awareness-raising initiative called Ganatch, ...

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  12. FDR Baseball, Babe Ruth Items Featured In Mile High AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sports Collectors Daily

    ... writer and copy editor for more than 35 years and a blogger for a decade. He is celebrating his 50th year of card collecting, and still counts his 1965 Topps Mickey Mantle as his favorite. You can reach him at

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  13. Jayne Mansfield Hot Water BottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Genesee Valley Pennysaver

    ... two dealers to get an idea of current demand and values. There is a website that also might be helpful: www.stamp-collecting-resource.com . Write to Larry Cox in care of KFWS, 628 Virginia Drive, Orlando, FL 32803, or send e-mail to ...

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  14. Sotheby's presents an exhibition of selections from the collection of B.Z. + Michael SchwartzRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    ... university. Befriending members of the 'Metro Pictures School' and their assistants, he and his wife B.Z. began collecting in earnest. The result is a highly personal collection of Contemporary Art by artists that they have known and championed, ...

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  15. Heritage Auctions to present the Jon Alan Boka 1794 Cent CollectionRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    ... compiling more than 65,000 miles, including 37 marathons; his best time in the marathon was 2:45:14. Boka's collecting journey began with Lincoln cents the age of 9. About that time his uncle Harry showed him a cigar box full of large cents, which ...

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  16. RM Sotheby's auction highlighted by the first Alfa 2.9 to be offered at public sale this centuryRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    ... a car of peerless engineering and extreme elegance- in my mind it represents the absolute highest echelon of car collecting and is a perfect fit for our sale during the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance week,' says Ian Kelleher, Managing Director, RM ...

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  17. Across the Divide: rosenfeld porcini opens a themed exhibitionRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    ... Marlene Steyn, Levi Van Veluw, He Xiangyu, Sun Xun, and Sungfeel Yun. One of the stranger phenomena of current collecting is the specialisation around countries, gender, colour or age-groups. Certainly collectors of Old Master, Ancient Greek, ...

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  18. MoreRead the original story

    Thursday | Art Daily

    This summer the New Museum presents The Keeper, an exhibition dedicated to the act of preserving and collecting objects, artworks, and images. A reflection on the impulse to save both the most precious and the apparently valueless, the exhibition brings together a variety of imaginary museums, personal collections, and unusual assemblages, revealing the devotion with which artists, collectors, scholars, and hoarders have created sanctuaries for endangered images and artifacts.

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  19. Jacksonville Art Auction Offers A Unique Date Night ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KTMF

    ... to say; "you can't make a mistake". There will be complimentary wine and appetizers to savor while learning about collecting fine art. To add to the fun and excitement, multiple prizes and giveaways will be available. RSVP and refer friends, family ...

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  20. Mattel Expands Masters of the Universe Partnership with Super7Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KTMF

    ... of The Curse of the Three Terrors, visit Super7HQ.com. Founded in 2001 as a magazine focused on the minutia of collecting vintage toys, Super7 has since grown into one of the most influential and sought after toy brands in the market today. By ...

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