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Genealogical Society to hear about lost communities of Navajo Dam | The Pagosa Springs SUN

By Carolyn Paschal | Archuleta County Genealogical Society Patricia “Patty” Tharp, of Farmington, N.M., will be presenting the program for the Archuleta County Genealogical Society on Saturday, Aug. 13. Her topic will be the “Lost Communities of Navajo Dam.”  Tharp has written two books on this subject. Volume one focuses on Los Martinez, and volume […]

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Grim presents informative program to Genealogical Society – The Record Herald

The Fayette County Genealogical Society Meeting was held Monday, June 18 with Robert “Bob” Grim presenting “The Real Betsy Ross” for the evening’s program. Grim told the story of Betsy in period costume of the American Revolution as Betsy was born the eighth child in a Quaker family of 17 children to Samuel Griscom and […]

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Genealogical Society meets Aug. 17

WESTFIELD — The annual picnic of the Chautauqua County Genealogical Society will be held Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 4 to 9 p.m. at Ottoway Park,8000 Route 5, Westfield. The Park is approximately eight-10ths mile east of Barcelona, across from the KOA campground. Bring a dish to pass and your own table service. You may also […]

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Nebraska Humane Society issues heat advisory for pets after Bellevue cat suffers heat stroke

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — The Nebraska Humane Society is issuing another warning about how dangerous heat can be for animals. This comes after they got a 3-year-old cat named Joey in July. He was found with heatstroke in Bellevue. By the time he arrived, he was lethargic and didn’t respond to light or other visual stimulation. The […]

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Texas County Genealogical and Historical Society Meeting

Texas County Genealogical and Historical Society Meeting Houston Herald Source link

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Mayor attends open house for genealogical society

Mayor attends open house for genealogical society | Lifestyle | wdtimes.com Watertown Daily Times Source link

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Nonprofit Funding Platform Heroe5 Launches The Good Society, Embracing Web3 Approach to the Sustainable Financial Benefit for Charities

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nonprofit funding platform Heroe5™ announced today the creation of The Good Society™ to address the growing need for sustainable funding platforms for charitable organizations. The Good Society becomes the first project focused on Web3 solutions to raise awareness and support global causes working to positively impact our communities. “The Good Society is a […]

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Injured by war, the scars on Ukraine’s wounded children are more than skin deep | CNN

Yahidne, Ukraine CNN  —  Fourteen-year-old Serhii Sorokopud is still haunted by what happened when Russian tanks rolled into his village five months ago. He lifts his T-shirt to show the deep scars across his back – a reminder of a trauma both hidden and visible. Russian troops set up a military camp in the small […]

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Katz appointed Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland president

Deborah A. Katz of was appointed as president of the Jewish Genealogy Society of Cleveland. Katz has served as the first vice-president of programming and organized the first Katz family reunion in 114 years in partnership with the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies conference in 2019. Katz studied at the University of Pennsylvania in […]

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How to adapt Jane Austen — and why it’s so hard to get right | CNN

CNN  —  It’s an act braver than marrying for love, riskier than running away with Mr. Wickham and plainer than Anne Elliot to adapt Jane Austen’s beloved, essential books for the screen. And yet, filmmakers keep trying. There are the modern retellings – “Clueless,” which dropped its Emma Woodhouse in Beverly Hills and dressed her […]