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  1. #Ebook Deal/Day: Python High Performance - $15.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEALRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | O'Reilly

    ... found applications in many industries. The clean syntax, rich standard library, and vast selection of third-party libraries make Python a wildly popular language. Python High Performance is a practical guide that shows how to leverage the power of ...

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  2. School begins for Arendell Parrott AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Kinston Free Press

    The first day of the 2017 - 2018 academic year began Monday. Students attended school for half days Monday and Tuesday, with full school days set to begin Wednesday.

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  3. A 'magnetic personality': Author, storyteller killed in Harvey house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... at West Bank Regional Library. Casas, who performed as Dianne de Las Casas, brought her skills as a raconteur to libraries and conferences across the country and beyond. She also used them at home, with daughters Soleil and Eliana. "My friends would ...

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  4. Onslow BOC approves $50,000 to NC Forest ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... on, and nutrition services. • The board approved giving their signatures for the annual State Aid to Public Libraries application, which would give an estimated $222,284 to the Onslow County Public Library.

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  5. WNMU Miller Library introduces new art installation 082117Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Grant County Beat

    ... our cultural center, the library," Shepard said. "The origami shapes are books. This installation reminds us that libraries are changing." He said there is science behind how teachers teach, in kindergarten, elementary, high school or college. He ...

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  6. McCrumb to sign a Greenbrier Ghosta novel in Hillsville -Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    ... been named New York Times and Los Angeles Times Notable Books. In addition to presenting programs at universities, libraries, and other organizations throughout the US, Sharyn McCrumb has taught a writers' workshop in Paris, and served as ...

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  7. Citizens gather and marvel at solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    Tad Wimmer and his son Ephraim sat cross-legged on the south lawn of the Tooele City Library on Monday at about 11:15 a.m. They were two of nearly 700 people who attended a solar eclipse viewing party hosted by the library."

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  8. Reconstructed/Reconceptualized Opens Sept. 1 in Crisp MuseumRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    "Najjar Abdul-Musawwir: Reconstructed/Reconceptualized opens Sept. 1 in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus.

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  9. Associated Press Perspective | Magazine Let's stop teaching kids that reading is boringRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... by comparison. He lost interest in the program and, for a while, in books, too. Across the Commonwealth, public libraries encouraged schoolchildren to read this summer by offering prizes, often related to the big screen or sports, for those who met ...

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  10. Silver City celebrates the eclipseAugust 22nd, 2017Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scdailypress.com

    Carmen DeMoss helps her son, Simon, 6, see his first eclipse at the Silver City Public Library's viewing party on Monday. Patrons of the Silver City Public Library momentarily peeled their eyes away from books and screens and toward the sky as one of many Grant County groups focused on the historic solar eclipse on Monday.

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  11. Library didn't book on eclipse fansRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... ago, the library had been inundated with calls asking about the glasses. Stevenson began to realize that "other libraries were pounding on this," so the staff hastily put together the event. Although they told people to come by noon, early arrivals ...

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  12. 'It's shocked everybody': Friends mourn slain librarian, coachRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    As the investigation continues into the slaying of a popular Odenville Middle School librarian, friends are trying to absorb the shock of his death. Mike Collins, 46, was found dead inside his home Monday after he failed to show up for work and answer his phone.

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  13. ACRL releases The Self as Subject: Autoethnographic Research into...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | American Library Association

    The Association of College and Research Libraries announces the publication of " The Self as Subject: Autoethnographic Research into Identity, Culture, and Academic Librarianship ," edited by Anne-Marie Deitering, Robert Schroeder, and Richard Stoddart. This collection of reflective narratives explores the varied dimensions of librarianship in the present moment, and examines autoethnography's potential to help librarians answer questions that cannot be answered by traditional, empirical research methods and to reveal voices that are obscured by aggregations of data.

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  14. Reina Del Taco takes the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... the audience. "It's good that we have families." This year, Drag Queen storytime hours have been popping up in libraries in Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco with the aim of introducing young children to queer role models. Saturday's event ...

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  15. Aquinnah: Ice creamRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    I don't know about you, but I may have overindulged at the Fair. Actually, I have been overindulging throughout most of the summer.

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  16. Eclipse watchers swarm library groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    More than 500 people descended on the grounds of the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library to view Monday's total solar eclipse. LOCAL RESIDENTS WERE joined by a number of people from out of town as they watched the solar eclipse in front of the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library on Monday afternoon.

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  17. Newport's library opening hours are downRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    A Newport City Council report revealed the city's libraries were open for 112 hours per 1,000 people, or 16,688 hours in total, in the 2015-2016 financial year. But in the following year this fell by 22 per cent to 87 hours per 1,000, or 12,963 hours overall.

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  18. It was - eyes to the skies' for residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal

    Hundreds of people turned out to the Washington square Monday at around noon to watch the first total solar eclipse to be visible from the area since 1918. The sky was a bit cloudy, but that did not stop people from enjoying the eclipse.

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  19. SIPTU Meath District Council commemorates poet and trade unionist Francis LedwidgeRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The SIPTU Meath District Council commemorated the poet and trade unionist Francis Ledwidge by unveiling a new sign bearing his image outside the Dan Shaw Centre, Dan Shaw Road, Navan on Saturday, 19th August. The unveiling ceremony was carried out by SIPTU Manufacturing Division Organiser, Gerry McCormack, and Joe Ledwidge, a nephew of Francis.

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  20. College Breweries: when drinking ale at University was safer than sipping tap waterRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    From a College brewery to 3D photography, there's lots to discover behind the scenes in Cambridge libraries in Open Cambridge 2017 Misbehaving himselfe at ye paper mill Inne, so yt he was faint to keepe in about three weekes and neglect ye Coll. Service.

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