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McGuffey series present program on Booth

Abraham Lincoln’s assassin will be the subject of the next William Holmes McGuffey Historical Society Memories of a Lifetime lecture. Traci Manning, curator of education for the Mahoning Valley Historical Society, will talk about John Wilkes Booth, including his acting career and how the Civil War shaped and changed his political beliefs. Manning has a […]

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Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Residue Still Present 10 Years Later | The Weather Channel

Oil sheen is seen on the Gulf of Mexico after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. (Photo by Rick Loomis/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images) The oil rig exploded and sank in 2010, the largest disaster of its kind. One group of researchers tracked its residue for 10 years. Their research looks at how […]

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NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE DEBUTS “THE EVOLUTION OF INNOVATION” SERIES CELEBRATING ITS PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

Immersive, Three-Part “EMBARK with NCL Episode” Premieres Aug. 11, 2022 at 8 p.m. ET at www.ncl.com/embark and on Facebook MIAMI, Aug. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), the innovator in global cruise travel with a rich history of breaking boundaries, today announced its latest EMBARK with NCL Series, “The Evolution of Innovation,” a showcase of the […]

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Gorillas Have Invented a Unique Vocalization to Get Zookeeper’s Attention

In a fascinating discovery, western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) at Zoo Atlanta have been caught summoning their keepers using a strange cough-sneeze hybrid. Only two other species have displayed this ability to create new vocalizations to attract our attention: zoo-housed chimpanzees and orangutans. Now, we can add gorillas to that list.   Below, 24-year-old […]

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Princess Eugenie’s support for ‘dear’ Meghan Markle laid bare with unique birthday present

To mark her 40th birthday last year, Meghan announced a 40×40 campaign. She asked 40 women to donate 40 minutes of their time to mentor a woman who wanted to return to the workplace after losing their job during the pandemic. As a gift for Meghan’s birthday, Eugenie said she would be taking part in […]

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‘Awesome colour!’ Sophie Wessex stuns in £2,130 plum dress to present medals at the Games

Sophie Wessex, 57, attended Day Five of the Commonwealth Games in a Gabriela Hearst plum gown. The Countess of Wessex was presenting team England with bronze medals during a medal presentation for the Men’s 3×3 Wheelchair Basketball at Smithfield. Sophie chose to wear the Woodward Dress in Plum from Gabriela Hearst. The description on the website […]

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Bemidji Symphony Orchestra to present Summer Pops Concert Aug. 6

Aug. 2—BEMIDJI — Show tunes and patriotic numbers will treat the audience at the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra’s Summer Pops concert on Saturday, Aug. 6. “Summer Escapes” is the theme for the concert, set for 7 p.m. in the Bemidji High School Auditorium. Individual concert tickets are available for purchase in advance at either Lueken’s Village […]

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Genealogical Society and Historical Society present annual joint meeting 2022 – Front Porch News Texas

Altenbaumer at the joint meeting in 2021/ Front Porch News It is time again for the Hopkins County Genealogical Society’s annual joint meeting with the Hopkins County Historical Society. This year it will be held on Thursday, August 18, 2022, at 7:00 p.m., in the Winifred Building at Heritage Park, 416 Jackson Street North, Sulphur […]

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A Guide to the Past, Present, and Future of the Yellowstone TV Universe

[Warning: This post contains spoilers for Yellowstone and the finale of 1883. Read at your own risk!] With every day that passes, the world of Taylor Sheridan‘s Yellowstone seems to grow bigger and brighter. While the Duttons maintain their hold on the largest piece of land in Montana, Sheridan is on his way to taking […]

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Genealogy class connects past to present

Former U.S. Congressman and Secretary of State Daniel Webster is quoted as saying, “Those who do not look upon themselves as a link, connecting the past with the future, do not perform their duty to the world.” Understanding the chain of which we are a part is only a click away, thanks to a free […]