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  1. 'Twice As Nice' Synthetic Skating Rink at the Savannah Mall will be open from June 4 - Aug. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... Ontario to pursue pairs skating and has been based in Hamilton since 2006. Geleynse retired from competitive skating and performed with touring companies and cruise ships for a number of years before he started reality TV. He is currently in the ...

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  2. Verne Lundquist to step down from "SEC on CBS" following 2016 college football seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Verne Lundquist, the voice of the SEC ON CBS since 2000, has decided to step down from his lead college football role at CBS Sports following the 2016 season. Lundquist, who is celebrating his 53rd year in television, will continue calling regular-season college basketball, the NCAA Tournament and golf, including the MastersA and the PGA Championship for the Network.

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  3. CBS broadcaster Verne Lundquist stepping down after 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Verne Lundquist and Gary Danielson have been covering SEC games together throughout the SEC's recent dominant run. 2006 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved) CBS college football voice Verne Lundquist will step down from his role as lead college football announcer after the 2016 season.

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  4. Verne Lundquist to step down as famed SEC on CBS college football announcerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Verne Lundquist, the well-known play-by-play television announcer for the SEC on CBS, will step down after the 2016 season, the network announced Tuesday. "Verne has set the standard for college football broadcasting," CBS Sports Chairman Sean McManus said.

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  5. Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts continues its run of excellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NJ.com

    The Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts , which opened in 2003, is an audition-based, tuition-free, public charter school that provides a comprehensive curriculum for high school students in grades nine through 12, who have a passion for the arts. Students major in one of seven artistic areas: dance, theater, vocal music, instrumental music, literary arts, figure skating or visual art.

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  6. Azerbaijani artist presents genuinely unique collection of carpets in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Today.Az

    Genuinely unique and inspirational paintings by Azerbaijani artist Tahir Salahov can often be seen in the most visited and famous museums and art galleries around the world. He is the vice-president and honorary president of the International Association of Plastic Arts of UNESCO, the vice-president of the Russian Academy of Arts, People's Artist of the USSR, Azerbaijan and Russia, and is the winner of a number of high awards, including the State Prize of the USSR and Azerbaijan.

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  7. Figure skater Martinez aims for 2017 SEA Games gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    My target of course is to be able to win the gold medal there --- Filipino figure skater Michael Christian Martinez Filipino figure skater Michael Christian Martinez is looking forward to donning the national color once again and help the country's cause in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics bet on Tuesday vowed to bring home the gold medal in the historic inclusion of the sport in the biennial meet to be held on August 19 to 31 next year.

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  8. Hockey Night in Canada on CBC: Stanley Cup Final - San Jose at Pittsburgh - Game 1Read the original story

    Friday May 27 | CBC News

    Scott Russell and Andi Petrillo host Road to the Olympic Games. The newest show from CBC Sports follows the world of high performance sports in all seasons. Tune in for live broadcasts of figure skating, skiing, speed skating as well as the latest stories from Canadian Olympians.

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  9. [Editorial] Rhythmic gymnastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Korea Herald

    Son Yeon-jae from South Korea is verifying her global competitiveness in rhythmic gymnastics, clinching five medals at an International Federation of Gymnastics World Cup in Bulgaria over the weekend. Son took bronze in the individual all-around, a gold in clubs, two silvers in hoop and ribbon and a bronze in ball during the Sofia competition.

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  10. The rise and fall of roller skating in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 29 | New York Daily News

    In its heyday, roller skating was a huge attraction, a draw for leg warmer-wearers, disco enthusiasts and anyone not afraid of a few bumps and bruises. Today, there are just a small handful of rinks left in the five boroughs.

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  11. Mystery shrouds origin of the ubiquitous V signRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 29 | The Japan Times

    The V peace sign, or piisu sain . It's almost mandatory for photos in Japan - the fingers jump up, sometimes both hands, and out spreads the V sign.

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  12. It's not just you: It really does take longer to get through the workdayRead the original story

    Friday May 27 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    I retired from Colorado Mesa University in 2014. In May of 2012, the whole planet wobbled on its axis and slowed in its rotation.

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  13. Asian Americans have a long, important Inland legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Redlands Daily Facts

    In this March 29, 2003, file photo, ladies gold mdedalist Michelle Kwan skates a victory lap during the medal ceremonies at the World Figure Skating competition in Washington, D.C. The Inland area's only Asian-American member of Congress. The chief of the Inland area's largest school district.

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  14. Asian History: Inland Asian Americans have long, important legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | The Press-Enterprise

    Bing Wong owned Bing's Famous Cathay Inn in San Bernardino, had a lecture hall named after him at the Feldheym Library in San Bernardino and had an elementary school named for him in San Bernardino. 4. Name the former restaurant owner from China who came to San Bernardino as a teen and now has an elementary school named after him.

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  15. Are you sure you want to do this?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    As I start writing this there is a young girl, ten, twelve, I don't know, kneeling at center ice with an umbrella. I'm at Holiday Twin Rinks on a glorious late afternoon.

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  16. Bulldog: Are you sure you want to do this?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    As I start writing this there is a young girl, ten, twelve, I don't know, kneeling at center ice with an umbrella. I'm at Holiday Twin Rinks on a glorious late afternoon.

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  17. Hoop hype not new to NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Considering that I have worked in the field of sports heritage for close to 30 years, it is a good thing I like sports. Some sports I enjoy participating in and others I follow strictly as a fan.

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  18. New McCann Senior Named U.S. Presidential ScholarMay 26, 2016 |Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | IBerkshires

    Or, to be more accurate, she is going MORE places, as the 18-year-old already has logged 15,000 miles in the air in last two years participating in SkillsUSA conferences. This coming summer, while attending SkillsUSA's National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Ky., she will fly to Washington, D.C., for a couple days to be honored for receiving one most prestigious awards a graduating high school senior can earn: the U.S. Department of Education's Presidential Scholar award.

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  19. Former trustee who worked tirelessly to get OSS built is heartbroken over closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Osoyoos Times

    Virginia Cook was an Osoyoos school district trustee back in the mid-1970s who pushed tirelessly to have a new high school built in Osoyoos. Cook is heartbroken that current trustees have voted to close Osoyoos Secondary School.

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  20. The smartest car for urban livingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Globe and Mail

    If you live in a city - which, statistically, most of you do - forget about a sports car for daily duty. Driving something that can corner like a roller coaster is fun, but at 5 km/h in gridlock, it's, well, like being stuck on a roller coaster for two hours.

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