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Start Pancake Day off right with breakfast at Activity Center - Leader and Times

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 02:33 PM PST


KMUW

Start Pancake Day off right with breakfast at Activity Center
Leader and Times
Hearing the church bells ring calling everyone to the shriving service, she grabbed her head scarf (required in church) and ran to the church, skillet and pancake in hand and still apron-clad. In following years, neighbors got into the act ... Among ...
Pancake Day Events Start With The Breakfast KSCB News.net

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He is described as: - Castanet.net

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 12:30 PM PST


Castanet.net

He is described as:
Castanet.net
Gaskell repeated their win from Saturday's slope style competition, but in the big air event. Sara Spence of Kamloops also took silver in ... The gate's stone male and female lions and the bells in the corners keep away evil spirits, while dragons ...

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W. Kansas properties among 10 nominated for National Register of Historic Places - hays Post

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 11:19 AM PST


hays Post

W. Kansas properties among 10 nominated for National Register of Historic Places
hays Post
The building is an excellent example of an early 20th century commercial building distinguished by Italianate style details including the cast-iron storefront and tall second-story windows with ornate metal hoods. Although the building has housed ...

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Collectors Speak: Picks And Pans Of SIHH Week 2015 - Quill & Pad

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 09:08 AM PST


Collectors Speak: Picks And Pans Of SIHH Week 2015
Quill & Pad
For the past five years, I've had the delightful experience of traveling to Switzerland with several of my closest friends to experience SIHH week. Over this time, the structure of our week together has remained fairly constant: we start the weekend ...

Other News In Brief - 4ni.co.uk

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 08:31 AM PST


Other News In Brief
4ni.co.uk
Appeal Launches For Campanologists School An appeal has been launched in a bid to raise money for a campanologists school in Norwich. Organisers of the campaign hope to raise £400,000 for the school to train bell-ringers, saying that there are lots of ...

Liberal women ready for annual pancake race with Olney runners - Hays Daily News

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 08:26 AM PST


Liberal women ready for annual pancake race with Olney runners
Hays Daily News
She heard the church bells ring for services and ran to the church still wearing her apron, with skillet and pancake in hand. When Time magazine did a feature on the race in 1950, Liberal challenged Olney to a friendly trans-Atlantic competition. It ...

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Brice Stump: Of patients and patience — a hospital tale - Delmarva Daily Times

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 07:49 AM PST


Delmarva Daily Times

Brice Stump: Of patients and patience — a hospital tale
Delmarva Daily Times
There's almost sure to be someone in the group who wants to practice medicine without a license. A bedside ... Some family or friends take the initiative to tell the attending nurse that the patient had been ringing a bell repeatedly and no one came to ...

Norwich bell-ringing school appeal launched - BBC News

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 07:34 AM PST


BBC News

Norwich bell-ringing school appeal launched
BBC News
An ambitious bid to swell the numbers of bell ringers has been launched by a group that wants to set up a school for budding campanologists in Norwich. An appeal is under way to try to raise £400,000 to establish the school at the city centre church of ...

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Plastic can be fantastic in a pancake shortage dilemma - Oxford Mail

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 07:18 AM PST


Oxford Mail

Plastic can be fantastic in a pancake shortage dilemma
Oxford Mail
She couldn't run to pancakes, even plastic ones, so competitors would just have to toss the plastic plates in the air and hope for the best. As one mum put it, if you hit a problem, ... The church bells would ring before noon. Housewives eager to reach ...

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Call for investigation into Murphy donations - SNP (press release)

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 06:51 AM PST


Call for investigation into Murphy donations
SNP (press release)
Last week Ed Miliband pledged an inquiry into tax avoidance, making the suggestion that Labour donors could have been involved in the practice extremely damaging. Sir David Garrard was also involved in the cash for ... “Reports that Sir David had ...

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The CCCBR President's blog

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 06:40 AM PST

Chris Mew's February post is now online.

Part 1: Croatia, The Gourmet Coast - Paste Magazine

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 06:27 AM PST


Paste Magazine

Part 1: Croatia, The Gourmet Coast
Paste Magazine
It rolls though villages anchored by church bell towers and encircled by olive-grove aprons. During harvest season ... “Look,” he said, his stubby fingers weighing out radishes on an old-fashioned scale balanced by individual, handheld weights. “What ...

Pope Francis says Egyptian Copts in Isis beheading video are martyrs who ... - The Independent

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 05:52 AM PST


The Independent

Pope Francis says Egyptian Copts in Isis beheading video are martyrs who ...
The Independent
Man begged Pope for help, sues Catholic church over bell ringing. The leader of the world's 1.2 billion Catholics, who has said it is "lawful" to stop an unjust aggressor, went on: "The blood of our Christian brothers and sisters is a testimony which ...

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Listen up -- Trinity United Methodist Church bells to celebrate 100th with ... - Huntington Country TAB

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 05:36 AM PST


Huntington Country TAB

Listen up -- Trinity United Methodist Church bells to celebrate 100th with ...
Huntington Country TAB
A men's group from the church brought the apparatus down from the bell tower and reassembled it on the church's balcony level, where it will be on display for the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the chimes' dedication. ... The concerts are all ...

90 years later, effects of mine disaster still felt - Terre Haute Tribune Star

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 05:20 AM PST


Terre Haute Tribune Star

90 years later, effects of mine disaster still felt
Terre Haute Tribune Star
That dangerous circumstance occurs when a collapsing coal structure presses volatile methane gas into active mine chambers. Anderson grabbed a lantern and ... Church bells tolled for dozens of funerals for more than a week. Some services occurred in ...

Mike Baird must borrow to avoid train wreck - Sydney Morning Herald

Posted: 16 Feb 2015 02:02 AM PST


Sydney Morning Herald

Mike Baird must borrow to avoid train wreck
Sydney Morning Herald
Ironically, the Herald rang the alarm bells on May 26, 2010, in its final report of its own inquiry into Sydney's public transport. With interest rates at record lows, the pre-election question for the Baird government must now ... I believe the ...

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Vicar's grand designs for North Walsham Parish Church - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 11:48 PM PST


Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Vicar's grand designs for North Walsham Parish Church
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
Rev Paul Cubitt of North Walsham church with some of the masonry that was originally on the church bell tower and the new replacement bits. Photo by Mark Bullimore. Sophie Wyllie Monday, February 16, 2015 ... The spire and six bells also came down. The ...

New Albany's Town Clock Church Steeple guide to Underground RR - The Courier-Journal

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 07:18 PM PST


The Courier-Journal

New Albany's Town Clock Church Steeple guide to Underground RR
The Courier-Journal
The church's iconic steeple was destroyed by lightning around 1914. The Friends of the Town Clock Church works to raise money to restore the church, and ultimately, the steeple. Today, a short tower crowns the church, containing the original clock and ...

1817 Fishing Lane — Contemporary home on Cooper River's west branch ... - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 06:48 PM PST


1817 Fishing Lane — Contemporary home on Cooper River's west branch ...
Charleston Post Courier
He's close enough to hear the bells peal. Once while visiting the cloister, the homeowner asked why the bells tend to sound once or twice at a time but on occasion will ring out a series of chimes. He says he learned that the monks are in charge of the ...

Big adventure in Little Prague - The West Australian

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 06:48 PM PST


The West Australian

Big adventure in Little Prague
The West Australian
Dusk is approaching and the sumptuous old town of Olomouc bathes in the last of the day's sublime sunlight. Flagging a touch after an afternoon's sightseeing around a city dubbed 'Little Prague', I swap the undulating, cobbled streets, lined with ...

Women of Liberal flat out ready for annual pancake race with Olney, England - Kansas.com

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 06:45 PM PST


Kansas.com

Women of Liberal flat out ready for annual pancake race with Olney, England
Kansas.com
She heard the church bells ring for services and ran to the church still wearing her apron, with skillet and pancake in hand. When Time magazine did a feature on the race in 1950, Liberal challenged Olney to a friendly trans-Atlantic competition. It ...

Parishioner complaints led to unique 'bilingual' bells - B.C. Catholic Newspaper

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 09:37 AM PST


Parishioner complaints led to unique 'bilingual' bells
B.C. Catholic Newspaper
The bells were bought from Paccard et Freres, a bell foundry in Annecy-Le-Vieux, Savoie, France. A 1983 letter from Paccard's Quebec agent notes the weights of the original seven bells. Six of them ranged from 262 up to 1229 kg, while the seventh ...

Lake Bled: the jewel of Slovenia - Dallas Morning News

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 03:40 PM PST


Lake Bled: the jewel of Slovenia
Dallas Morning News
The church on the island — sometimes called Fairytale Island — can be reached via 98 steps leading from a small port used by traditional gondola-style wooden rowing boats (no gasoline engines are allowed here). The church, which dates to the ninth ...

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'Grantchester' Season/Series 1, Episode 5: The sorrow of repentance - Examiner.com

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 12:04 PM PST


Examiner.com

'Grantchester' Season/Series 1, Episode 5: The sorrow of repentance
Examiner.com
It was based on a true murder that took place in St. Louis, Missouri on 15 October 1899 at 2 a.m. A 22-year-old woman named Frankie Baker killed her 17-year-old lover Allen Britt after he returned from a dance where he and another woman won a slow ...

Gov't proposes rules for routine commercial use of drones - Lynchburg News and Advance

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 08:13 AM PST


Lynchburg News and Advance

Gov't proposes rules for routine commercial use of drones
Lynchburg News and Advance
The analysis, which was posted online, describes draft rules that would clear the way for widespread use of small drones for all manner of chores, including aerial photography, crop monitoring, and inspections of cellular towers, bridges and other tall ...

Bath's Christ Church bells restoration completed - BBC News

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 03:48 AM PST


BBC News

Bath's Christ Church bells restoration completed
BBC News
Over the past seven months, soundproofing work has also been carried out to control and direct the noise of the bells. "We've made provisions to be able to ring the bells more quietly," said the canon. "On Sunday mornings we can make them louder ...

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Blooming marvellous floral display at Doncaster church - Epworth Bells

Posted: 15 Feb 2015 03:05 AM PST


Epworth Bells

Blooming marvellous floral display at Doncaster church
Epworth Bells
The annual Snowdrop Festival staged in Kirk Bramwith, near Barnby Dun, raised much-needed cash for the Norman village church, St Mary's in Top Lane. The churchyard is covered by a carpet of the dainty blooms at this time of year around which the ...

Local briefs - Bluffton Today

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 09:32 PM PST


Local briefs
Bluffton Today
The Technical College of the Lowcountry will host its annual Mather School alumni reception and bell-ringing ceremony Feb. 20 in the MacLean Hall Student Center on the ... 19 at Lowcountry Presbyterian Church. The speaker will be Lili Coleman ...

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Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape - Fredericksburg.com

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 09:13 PM PST


Fredericksburg.com

Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape
Fredericksburg.com
... traditional gondola-style wooden rowing boats (no gasoline engines are allowed here). The island church, which dates to the ninth century, is favored for weddings in summer because of its wishing bell, which according to legend brings good luck if ...
Lake Bled: the jewel of Slovenia Dallas Morning News

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90 years later, effects of Indiana's worst coal mine disaster still felt - Terre Haute Tribune Star

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 08:26 PM PST


Terre Haute Tribune Star

90 years later, effects of Indiana's worst coal mine disaster still felt
Terre Haute Tribune Star
That dangerous circumstance occurs when a collapsing coal structure presses volatile methane gas into active mine chambers. Anderson grabbed a lantern and ... Church bells tolled for dozens of funerals for more than a week. Some services occurred in ...

Alabama, keep your head - Aspen Times

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 07:37 PM PST


Aspen Times

Alabama, keep your head
Aspen Times
Robert Bentley, a conservative who opposes same-sex marriage, who went to church Sunday to hear his pastor (according to the Birmingham News) say he needed to “do the right thing” on gay marriage, didn't miss the fact that Moore is making Alabama look ...

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Jumping into Austria: Find history, beauty and fresh air in Innsbruck - Attleboro Sun Chronicle

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 06:11 PM PST


Attleboro Sun Chronicle

Jumping into Austria: Find history, beauty and fresh air in Innsbruck
Attleboro Sun Chronicle
St. Anna's Column, topped by a statue of Madonna, is on Innsbruck's Maria-Theresien-Strasse. The Nordkette mountain range is in the background. Explore February 3. Ambras Castle, high on a hill above Innsbruck, was built by Archduke Ferdinand II and is ...

Will Palin calls on Peel Ports to protect former hospital buiding inside ... - Kent Online

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 05:23 PM PST


Will Palin calls on Peel Ports to protect former hospital buiding inside ...
Kent Online
Islander Will Palin is behind a project with The Spitalfields Trust to restore the Sheerness Dockyard Church and other nearby historic assets. He said: “The ... He has written to Swale council's conservation officer Peter Bell with his concerns. When ...

Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock - Stratford Observer

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 04:23 PM PST


Stratford Observer

Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock
Stratford Observer
He rang the bells at St Peter's Church in his home village, and more recently was one of the volunteer team staffing Bidford library. As a teenager, Felix had spent many happy hours with his brother 'messing about with boats' on the River Thames, and ...

Wootton Bassett, Wilts

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

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City Hall Valentine's Day - TWC News

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 03:17 PM PST


City Hall Valentine's Day
TWC News
Wedding Bells Ring at Rochester City Hall on Valentine's Day. By Tara Grimes Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 06:01 ... ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Under the dim lights of the City Hall council chambers, surrounded by family and friends, Greece residents Terry ...

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Local families worshipped at parishes for centuries, long before Episcopal split - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 03:04 PM PST


Local families worshipped at parishes for centuries, long before Episcopal split
Charleston Post Courier
1680-81: Ten years after the new colony of Charles Towne was settled, the first St. Philip's Church built at corner of Meeting and Broad streets, the site of St. Michael's Church today. 1706: An act by the Colonial Commons House of Assembly formed ...

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Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape - Herald Times Reporter

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 01:17 PM PST


Green Bay Press Gazette

Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape
Herald Times Reporter
The church on the island — sometimes called Fairytale Island — can be reached via 98 steps leading from a small port used by traditional gondola-style wooden rowing boats (no gasoline engines are allowed here). The island church, which dates to the ...
Lake Bled: the jewel of Slovenia Dallas Morning News

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Portland school's handbell choir celebrates 30 years - Bangor Daily News

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 07:44 AM PST


Bangor Daily News

Portland school's handbell choir celebrates 30 years
Bangor Daily News
Retired since 2000, she returned to Lincoln Middle School on Friday to see the latest class of bell-ringers and recall how the choir got its start. She said the ... Even the flick of the wrist in ringing a handbell correctly takes practice, Cabral said ...

North Carolina murders revive Islamophobia concerns - KYTX

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 07:37 AM PST


North Carolina murders revive Islamophobia concerns
KYTX
The dim view of Islam has been perpetuated by the rise of Al Qaeda and more recently with the ascendance of the Islamic State, the terror group that has seized dozens of western hostages, beheaded aid workers and journalists, and taken control of large ...

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SATURDAY'S CHILD: A gleesome threesome - Nation News

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 04:03 AM PST


SATURDAY'S CHILD: A gleesome threesome
Nation News
My second favourite joke is about the bell-ringers of Paris. After the departure of Quasimodo for Disneyworld, ... the cows were even more unhappy and frustrated. Eventually, the matriarch who headed the family decided to go to the wise woman of the ...
A Gleesome threesome Jamaica Gleaner

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WWI rifle found during work at St James Church belltower in Bushey - Watford Observer

Posted: 14 Feb 2015 12:34 AM PST


Watford Observer

WWI rifle found during work at St James Church belltower in Bushey
Watford Observer
She said: "I was delighted to be present to see bel number 4 being lowered from the tower - first time I have seen anything like this in my 40 year ringing career. "Then I found a message on my mobile phone from Graham to say you he had found something.

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800 years of English history in 20 easy trips - The Guardian

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 11:00 PM PST


The Guardian

800 years of English history in 20 easy trips
The Guardian
There will be medieval fairs at the nearby towns of Egham and Wraysbury, fireworks, peals of bells, beacon-lighting and river relays. Also, there'll be a visit by the American Bar Association – the US constitution was greatly influenced by the Charter ...

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Here come the brides... - Romsey Advertiser

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 10:36 PM PST


Romsey Advertiser

Here come the brides...
Romsey Advertiser
Rev Tim Sledge said: “Whilst many couples prefer not to get married in a church, there are many who do, and there are also many who don't think they can, but can. Romsey Abbey offers a stunning venue for the wedding of many couples' dreams or a smaller ...

A Gleesome threesome - Jamaica Gleaner

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 08:01 PM PST


A Gleesome threesome
Jamaica Gleaner
One day, as they sat on a steel girder 50 floors high, the Barbadian opened his lunch kit and saw flying fish and cou-cou. He got ... After the departure of Quasimodo for Disneyworld, a young man went to the Bishop of Notre Dame and said he was the ...

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Five readers found lasting relationships online - Observer-Reporter

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 07:31 PM PST


Five readers found lasting relationships online
Observer-Reporter
Jankowski wanted to compete in the female division title of the world's strongest man competition, and she was seeking advice on how to train. Wilson, a weightlifter who lived in Ohio, and Jankowski became ... In 2010, their wedding bells were the ...

Little Girl wins hearts of thousands in city spectacular - Perth Now

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 04:58 PM PST


Perth Now

Little Girl wins hearts of thousands in city spectacular
Perth Now
Staff at the WA Supreme Court have packed the second level balcony for a glimpse of the giant, while office workers are hanging out of windows and a crowd is atop Perth's Bell Tower viewing gallery for a bird's eye view. At 11.30am, she turned into ...
Perth spellbound by Giants spectacular Herald Sun

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Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock - Stratford Observer

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 04:15 PM PST


Stratford Observer

Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock
Stratford Observer
He rang the bells at St Peter's Church in his home village, and more recently was one of the volunteer team staffing Bidford library. As a teenager, Felix had spent many happy hours with his brother 'messing about with boats' on the River Thames, and ...

A valentine in orange - Napa Valley Register

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 03:52 PM PST


A valentine in orange
Napa Valley Register
I received a beautiful Valentine's gift yesterday; one that sent my imagination adrift — to the ringing of Gothic cathedral bells, the clacking of horse hooves on cobblestone streets and to the scent of paraben, vegetable dye and wood shavings in the ...

The horrible power of capital punishment - Sydney Morning Herald

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 10:59 AM PST


The horrible power of capital punishment
Sydney Morning Herald
In a cell far from his home, a young man the age of my daughter was preparing for his death and the horrible manner in which it would be delivered to him. The terrible moment arrived. A bell began ringing and throughout the church the sound of weeping ...

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Lake Bled: the jewel of Slovenia - The Daily Star

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 02:24 PM PST


The Daily Star

Lake Bled: the jewel of Slovenia
The Daily Star
Tucked in the northwestern corner of Slovenia, between Austria and Italy, Lake Bled's emerald-green waters create a spectacular landscape, with a lush, tiny island and a church tower peeking out of evergreens surrounded by the rocky, snow-covered ...

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The horrible power of capital punishment - The Age

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 01:59 PM PST


The horrible power of capital punishment
The Age
In a cell far from his home, a young man the age of my daughter was preparing for his death and the horrible manner in which it would be delivered to him. The terrible moment arrived. A bell began ringing and throughout the church the sound of weeping ...

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Steven Gerrard: The Last of his Kind - Vavel.com

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 01:10 PM PST


Vavel.com

Steven Gerrard: The Last of his Kind
Vavel.com
If these names aren't ringing a bell it's because the three weren't footballers at all. They were the last remaining speakers of dying languages ... Then again, he's got quite a bit of practice. Yet if you rewind to watch Steven Gerrard lift a trophy ...

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WWI rifle and ammunition found in Bushey church bell tower - Daily Mail

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 11:21 AM PST


Daily Mail

WWI rifle and ammunition found in Bushey church bell tower
Daily Mail
Preparing for the threat of invasion, Corporal Jones would often encourage his fellow Home Guard soldiers not to panic. But members of the real-life Dad's Army are thought to be behind the discovery of a rifle in a bell tower that has excited churchgoers.

Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape - The Daily Star

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 10:33 AM PST


The Daily Star

Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape
The Daily Star
Tucked in the northwestern corner of Slovenia, between Austria and Italy, Lake Bled's emerald-green waters create a spectacular landscape, with a lush, tiny island and a church tower peeking out of evergreens surrounded by the rocky, snow-covered ...
Alpine waters of Lake Bled Khaleej Times

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Matana Roberts on "Panoramic Soundquilting," Living on a Boat and Exploring ... - Paste Magazine

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 09:56 AM PST


Paste Magazine

Matana Roberts on "Panoramic Soundquilting," Living on a Boat and Exploring ...
Paste Magazine
You hear church bells all the time. I only really hear things like that when I go to Europe, these small towns in Germany and Poland. I love language and I love accents, so having these moments of understanding that someone is speaking English to me ...

Myanmar's religious noise pollution annoys locals and sleepless neighbors - Religion News Service

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 08:44 AM PST


Myanmar's religious noise pollution annoys locals and sleepless neighbors
Religion News Service
Residents of the densely populated cities of Mandalay and Yangon are demanding stronger rules and regulations to control the use of loudspeakers in the country's many religious festivals. Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) is ... While complaints about ...

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DSK, Shades of Grey and a Long Weekend of Loving: Opening Line - Bloomberg

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 08:34 AM PST


DSK, Shades of Grey and a Long Weekend of Loving: Opening Line
Bloomberg
U.S. earnings before the bell include Exelon, Smucker, Calpine and VF Corp. ... Final draft of recommendations in Sandy Hook shooting seeks gun control, mental-health care, improved school designs. .... If so, and just to bring things full circle today ...

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Corporate Giveaways and Tax Expenditures: An Examination - Peach Pundit

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 07:45 AM PST


Corporate Giveaways and Tax Expenditures: An Examination
Peach Pundit
Such treatment usually results in a reduction in tax liability for the taxpayer. In principle, these tax benefits could be provided by direct appropriation, thus these ... Many of these exemptions are very narrowly targeted, and as a result have less ...

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How Dan got thrown out of Sunday School - Thanet Gazette

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 07:26 AM PST


Thanet Gazette

How Dan got thrown out of Sunday School
Thanet Gazette
My father looked nervous in a suit two sizes too large, while my mother, in a full-length ivory brocade dress, smiled behind a veil which was held in place by a pearl coronet and which the vicar, Canon Odom, parted at the altar, quietly suggesting to ...

World Cup 2015 Pool B analysis: Zimbabwe, Ireland can upset calculations - IBNLive

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 03:10 AM PST


IBNLive

World Cup 2015 Pool B analysis: Zimbabwe, Ireland can upset calculations
IBNLive
The Zimbabweans beat Sri Lanka and the Irish got the better of Bangladesh - that's enough to get the alarm bells ringing. .... They have produced some great allrounders but have moved down the ladder since their peak in the late '90s and early 2000s ...

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Lake Bled: Jewel of still undiscovered Slovenia,... - Hamilton Spectator

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 12:43 AM PST


Hamilton Spectator

Lake Bled: Jewel of still undiscovered Slovenia,...
Hamilton Spectator
The church on the island — sometimes called Fairytale Island — can be reached via 98 steps leading from a small port used by traditional gondola-style wooden rowing boats (no gasoline engines are allowed here). The island church, which dates to the ...

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Work begins this week to restore the bells of Great Malvern Priory - Evesham Journal

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 12:09 AM PST


Evesham Journal

Work begins this week to restore the bells of Great Malvern Priory
Evesham Journal
THE bells of Great Malvern Priory have this week been winched down from the tower and are due to be taken off to be refurbished this morning (Friday). The work marks the start of one of the biggest refurbishment projects at the church, in the centre of ...

Work begins this week to restore the bells of Great Malvern Priory - Malvern Gazette

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 12:07 AM PST


Work begins this week to restore the bells of Great Malvern Priory
Malvern Gazette
And the plan is that the bells will today be will be loaded on to a truck in the churchyard and taken off to the Whitechapel Bell Foundry in London, described as Britain's oldest manufacturing company. Among the famous bells it has made in Big Ben ...

John E. Joniec, 95, veteran of Pearl Harbor, union official - Philly.com

Posted: 13 Feb 2015 12:03 AM PST


John E. Joniec, 95, veteran of Pearl Harbor, union official
Philly.com
His work that day water-cooling a machine gun resulted in a ringing, and then deafness in one ear, he told his family. "There were no officers around, so they had to break into the locker to get the guns," said his son Michael. "If it had turned out to ...

Fundraiser for Armory clocks - MassLive.com

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 10:47 PM PST


MassLive.com

Fundraiser for Armory clocks
MassLive.com
The brass bells on the tower roof, which had chimed on the hour and half hour, have ceased to ring. Springfield Armory Alliance is ... A professional clock restoration company would be hired to install state of the art clocks and bell ringers. At the ...

Perth spellbound by Giants spectacular - Herald Sun

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 08:13 PM PST


Perth spellbound by Giants spectacular
Herald Sun
The massive throng followed her stroll along Riverside Drive to the Bell Tower, where she got into her car and took off down Barrack St. Thousands more spectators lined her well publicised route in anticipation of her arrival. City dwellers gathered on ...

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Cathedral at Height has won a New Year's Honour from the city's civic trust - So Cheshire

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 06:54 PM PST


Cathedral at Height has won a New Year's Honour from the city's civic trust
So Cheshire
The tour blends a traditional exhibition set-up, with a cutting-edge multi-sensory experience in the bell-ringing space, and culminates at the top of the cathedral's central bell tower with a panoramic view of the city below. The tower tour was ...

Five businesses that lasted several centuries - Economic Times

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 06:16 PM PST


Five businesses that lasted several centuries
Economic Times
That's exactly what Marinelli Bell Foundry - Italy's oldest family business - has been doing since 1040 AD. The foundry makes bells, bronze portals and bas-reliefs for churches. Most of the company's business comes from the Roman Catholic Church.

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Posted: 12 Feb 2015 06:05 PM PST

Postcard from Perth: Fringe World Week 3 - Daily Review

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 04:24 PM PST


Daily Review

Postcard from Perth: Fringe World Week 3
Daily Review
As I emerged from the hotel driveway, through the glass wall of the terrace bar I caught sight of a second audience watching what took me a moment to realise was the first section of the show repeating itself all over again. Of course I knew there were ...

Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock - Stratford Observer

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 04:10 PM PST


Stratford Observer

Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock
Stratford Observer
He rang the bells at St Peter's Church in his home village, and more recently was one of the volunteer team staffing Bidford library. As a teenager, Felix had spent many happy hours with his brother 'messing about with boats' on the River Thames, and ...

Theater Listings for Feb. 13-19 - New York Times

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 03:56 PM PST


New York Times

Theater Listings for Feb. 13-19
New York Times
The classic boy-meets-girl story receives the quantum multiverse treatment (that's parallel universes to you), to heart-clutching effect (1:10). Samuel J. Friedman ... Michael Mayer directed this mightily entertaining exercise in crowd control (1:30 ...

50 Trades that pay - NBCNews.com

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 03:42 PM PST


NBCNews.com

50 Trades that pay
NBCNews.com
They also burned a civic building where Iraqis obtain national ID cards and also targeted Al-Baghdadi's communication towers, according to Ghazi Al-Gu'ood, a sheikh from Albu Nimer tribe. Local media reported that ISIS fighters captured an Iraqi army ...

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War of the roses: Main St. vs. e-commerce this Valentine'... - NBCNews.com

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 03:14 PM PST


NBCNews.com

War of the roses: Main St. vs. e-commerce this Valentine'...
NBCNews.com
They also burned a civic building where Iraqis obtain national ID cards and also targeted Al-Baghdadi's communication towers, according to Ghazi Al-Gu'ood, a sheikh from Albu Nimer tribe. Local media reported that ISIS fighters captured an Iraqi army ...

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Alabama Justice Roy Moore the George Wallace of gay rights (column) - Summit Daily News

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 06:17 AM PST


Summit Daily News

Alabama Justice Roy Moore the George Wallace of gay rights (column)
Summit Daily News
Robert Bentley, a conservative who opposes same-sex marriage, who went to church Sunday to hear his pastor (according to the Birmingham News) say he needed to “do the right thing” on gay marriage, didn't miss the fact that Moore is making Alabama ...

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Great Malvern Priory bells removed for restoration project - BBC News

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 05:02 AM PST


BBC News

Great Malvern Priory bells removed for restoration project
BBC News
The bells from a historic Worcestershire church have been taken down as part of restoration work. Great Malvern Priory's existing eight bells will be taken to Whitechapel bell foundry in East London to be retuned. The foundry has already made two new ...

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Mike Littwin: Alabama keep your head - Craig Daily Press

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 01:28 PM PST


Craig Daily Press

Mike Littwin: Alabama keep your head
Craig Daily Press
Robert Bentley, a conservative who opposes same-sex marriage, who went to church Sunday to hear his pastor (according to the Birmingham News) say he needed to "do the right thing" on gay marriage, didn't miss the fact that Moore is making Alabama look ...

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Welcome to New York City! - NBA.com (blog)

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 12:36 PM PST


NBA.com (blog)

Welcome to New York City!
NBA.com (blog)
On Friday morning bright and early, Durant will be ringing the bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street before he and Westbrook attend the West All-Star team media availability. After that, the duo ... Saturday starts with practice with the ...

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Listen to the chimes at Liverpool Parish Church and four other things to look ... - Liverpool Echo

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 12:05 PM PST


Liverpool Echo

Listen to the chimes at Liverpool Parish Church and four other things to look ...
Liverpool Echo
If you hear the bells tolling non-stop tonight at St Nicholas' it's because from 7.30pm to 9pm the church is hosting bellringing practice. Milton Jones at the ECHO Arena. Comedian Milton Jones is performing tonight and his gig starts at 8pm - so watch ...

Alpine waters of Lake Bled - Khaleej Times

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 11:58 AM PST


Khaleej Times

Alpine waters of Lake Bled
Khaleej Times
Tucked in the northwestern corner of Slovenia, between Austria and Italy, Lake Bled's emerald-greenwaters create a spectacular landscape, with a lush, tiny island and a church tower peeking out of evergreens surrounded by the rocky, snow-covered Julian ...
Lake Bled: the jewel of Slovenia The Daily Star

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Must See Must Do: What's happening around Colorado Springs this week - Colorado Springs Gazette

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 10:55 AM PST


Must See Must Do: What's happening around Colorado Springs this week
Colorado Springs Gazette
Hearing bells? Yes, indeed. They'll be pealing when more than 300 handbell ringers are in concert Saturday at the Southern Colorado Handbell Festival in the City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St. The evening starts at 7 p.m. with a theatre organ concert ...

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The Closest Calls In 'Challenge' Elimination Round History - MTV.com

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 09:37 AM PST


MTV.com

The Closest Calls In 'Challenge' Elimination Round History
MTV.com
In “Stacking Up,” which faded away into a cliffhanger, the teams were tasked with fashioning a skimpy tower out of milk crates, climbing to the top and ringing a bell. And no matter which duo walks away the victor, it's clear it will have been by the ...

The Women of Terror - International Policy Digest

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 09:24 AM PST


International Policy Digest

The Women of Terror
International Policy Digest
In July, reports indicated the creation of a female wing in Boko Haram's command structure, and since then, over a dozen suicide attacks in Nigerian towns and markets have been carried out by young women, some taking the lives of 78 people. Furthermore ...

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Geneseo man was part of Lincoln's guard at Ford's Theatre - Orion Gazette

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 08:56 AM PST


Geneseo man was part of Lincoln's guard at Ford's Theatre
Orion Gazette
The year 2015 marks the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's assassination. A Geneseo resident was present at Ford's Theater on that fateful night, April 15, 1865, and witnessed John Wilkes Booth shoot the president. email · print. Comment.

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Pope Francis: 'The choice not to have children is selfish' - The Independent

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 08:41 AM PST


The Independent

Pope Francis: 'The choice not to have children is selfish'
The Independent
A billboard invites voters to the Slovak national referendum on the protection of the traditional family During last year's Vatican synod on the family, the Pope believed he was on track to getting many Church leaders to admit that homosexuals had ...

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'Top Chef' Boston Ep. 15 Recap: 'Mano a Mano' - Boston.com

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 08:16 AM PST


'Top Chef' Boston Ep. 15 Recap: 'Mano a Mano'
Boston.com
Top Chef: Boston premiered on October 15, 2014 with 16 contestants. Even though it was just a few months ago, looking back it seems like such a simpler time. After a long, yawn-inducing campaign, we were close to choosing a new governor. There wasn't ...

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Answer Man: Time running out for historic clock - Post-Bulletin

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 08:06 AM PST


Answer Man: Time running out for historic clock
Post-Bulletin
Dear Answer Man, I was driving along Civic Center Drive yesterday and noticed that one of the historic firehouse clocks has been removed from the tower in front of the Mayo Civic Center. Do you know what the plan is for those clocks? Three of the ... A ...

Doagh building firm fined £22500 over worker's death - Belfast Newsletter

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 07:46 AM PST


Belfast Newsletter

Doagh building firm fined £22500 over worker's death
Belfast Newsletter
When he was subsequently interviewed, James Crothers was asked about the work practice and he said “it's just the way it's always been done”. Mrs McKay revealed that Mr Crothers co-operated fully with the investigation. She also said that around six ...

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Fall in love with new hobby as part of Love Worcester Heritage Festival - Worcester News

Posted: 12 Feb 2015 03:35 AM PST


Worcester News

Fall in love with new hobby as part of Love Worcester Heritage Festival
Worcester News
Visitors can find out more about activities such as Morris dancing, acting and theatre, antique collecting, ballroom dancing, bee keeping, bell ringing, photography and much more. The event is free to attend and many of the pursuits are free to try out ...

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing February 12 - Ludlow Advertiser

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 11:58 PM PST


Ludlow Advertiser

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing February 12
Ludlow Advertiser
GLOBALISATION MEETING - A discussion group in Bishop's Castle meets at the Six Bells on Tuesday to look at the future of mankind in the light of an expected announcement by Pope Francis. Their spokesman is ... Churches need to work together and build ...

Swiss Tourist Dies of Swine Flu in Jodhpur - NDTV

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 10:20 PM PST


NDTV

Swiss Tourist Dies of Swine Flu in Jodhpur
NDTV
But the death of a foreign tourist has now set alarm bells ringing in the state's health department, especially since it is the peak tourist season in Rajasthan. Speaking to NDTV, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje appealed to all people suffering with ...

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Last of the 'lost lads' passes on - Jamaica Gleaner

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 08:49 PM PST


Jamaica Gleaner

Last of the 'lost lads' passes on
Jamaica Gleaner
They planned to hike to Port Antonio via the Blue Mountain Peak. On April 14, three days after the boys were scheduled to reach Port Antonio, family members journeyed to JC to report their ... The boys were not missing, only lost. On April 21, one day ...

Bells ring out for Skipton's diamond couple - Craven Herald

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 06:30 PM PST


Bells ring out for Skipton's diamond couple
Craven Herald
To mark the occasion, members of the band gathered to ring a Quarter Peal of Plain Bob Triples and a certificate of this traditional ringers' compliment will hang in pride of place in the Harkers' Skipton home beside their special card from the Queen.

My Night at Mar Saba - Huffington Post

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 05:47 PM PST


Huffington Post

My Night at Mar Saba
Huffington Post
Pulling an ingenious small iron lever sets off a myriad of bells inside. Surely, they can hear ... I walked here from the ruins of Hyrcania where King Herod killed some of his enemies, and from the peak of Jebel Muntar which commands views over the ...

PROFESSING FAITH: Visiting a Benedictine monastery - Redlands Daily Facts

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 05:43 PM PST


PROFESSING FAITH: Visiting a Benedictine monastery
Redlands Daily Facts
Matins ends with the ritual ringing of the bells of the Angelus, with prayers honoring the Virgin, and with that we wander off to breakfast and the dawn rises in the east. The work day has begun. I am with the ... As a young man he went to the city of ...

Colan, Cornwall

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

Arrangement to get roping clockwise discont'd; a/c added

Financial Repression Investing: Got Gold? - The Market Oracle

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 01:26 PM PST


The Market Oracle

Financial Repression Investing: Got Gold?
The Market Oracle
It's not been a smooth ride; investors buying gold at the peak in 1980 would have had to wait a long time for the price of gold to recover. There's no guarantee that ... That's why European Central Bank head Draghi is ringing the alarm bell. In the U.S ...

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Great Malvern Priory bells removed for restoration project - BBC News

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 05:07 AM PST


BBC News

Great Malvern Priory bells removed for restoration project
BBC News
The bells from a historic Worcestershire church have been taken down as part of restoration work. Great Malvern Priory's existing eight bells will be taken to Whitechapel bell foundry in East London to be retuned. The foundry has already made two new ...

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This pastor is saving hundreds of lives with his 'Drop Box': Now his story is ... - Lifesite

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 06:21 PM PST


Lifesite

This pastor is saving hundreds of lives with his 'Drop Box': Now his story is ...
Lifesite
When the box opens a bell rings, and Pastor Lee, his wife, or a volunteer, comes and takes the child inside. Since Pastor .... and unsympathetic characters ever, drawn from a book that, when you actually read it, you discover is basically a plot-less ...

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Leslie, 93, retires after serving village church for nearly 70 years - Braintree and Witham Times

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 02:38 AM PST


Braintree and Witham Times

Leslie, 93, retires after serving village church for nearly 70 years
Braintree and Witham Times
Over the years, he has also been a gravedigger (sadly burying eight vicars), was a bellringer from 1946 and a handbell ringer, cut the grass and cleaned the church. His late wife Hilda, whom he married at All Saints, would joke that she hoped he would ...

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Academy status for Esher Church School - Your Local Guardian

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 06:05 PM PST


Your Local Guardian

Academy status for Esher Church School
Your Local Guardian
About half of all secondary school in the country and now academy trusts but only about one in 10 primary schools have made the move so far. Headteacher Cathy Bell said: "We spoke to other schools that have made the leap and did a lot of work to look ...

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Scotch Block Presbyterian church congregation celebrates anniversary - InsideHalton.com

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 02:15 PM PST


Scotch Block Presbyterian church congregation celebrates anniversary
InsideHalton.com
The church was redecorated, a bell was erected in the belfry and a Memorial Tablet and Honor Roll were placed in the church to honor the soldiers who took part in the Great War. There were special services conducted morning and evening. Associated with ...

Be My Valentine - Salt Lake City Weekly

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 01:14 PM PST


Salt Lake City Weekly

Be My Valentine
Salt Lake City Weekly
Bryan Bale: Today, I learned that the Catholic Church excluded the commemoration of St. Valentine from its 1969 revision of the General Roman Calendar, because there really weren't many recorded facts behind the legend. Maybe we should remove it from ...

Sex and the single mom: Sneaking around isn't child's play - Today.com

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 12:08 PM PST


Today.com

Sex and the single mom: Sneaking around isn't child's play
Today.com
I would have to distract the kids in the kitchen so Scott could sneak down the stairs and go outside, where he would turn around and ring the bell. The kids would be so happy to see ... Dr. Jacques Moritz, director of gynecology at Mount Sinai ...

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Britain's best bellringers in Liverpool for knock-out contest - Liverpool Echo

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 11:02 AM PST


Liverpool Echo

Britain's best bellringers in Liverpool for knock-out contest
Liverpool Echo
Bands from Bristol, High Wycombe, Towcester, Melbourne in Derbyshire and Southwark Cathedral in London will join the Liverpool team at Liverpool Parish Church on Saturday, March 28 to compete in one of three heats of the National Twelve-Bell ...

The X Button - Exclusive Exclusions - Anime News Network

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 09:00 AM PST


The X Button - Exclusive Exclusions
Anime News Network
There's little to compare to The Last Story, Pandora's Tower, Captain Rainbow, and even mainstream dabbling like Disaster: Day of Crisis. But hey, the Wii U has Tomonobu Itagaki's The Devil's Third, which started off as a PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 title.

Bells across the meadow - Evesham Journal

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 08:26 AM PST


Bells across the meadow
Evesham Journal
EVESHAM'S Abbey Bell Tower appeal got a cash boost following a very successful concert held in its aid. The bells across the meadows concert, which was a sell out, featured the wonderfully talented classical pianist, Marcel Zidani, together with the ...

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Ask Polly: How Do I Stop Hating Myself? - New York Magazine

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 08:17 AM PST


New York Magazine

Ask Polly: How Do I Stop Hating Myself?
New York Magazine
People talk about self-acceptance and self-compassion, but I have no idea how to practice it. ... Because for someone who's depressed and struggling with self-acceptance, online dating is like a giant carnival funhouse where the floors are moving and ...

Great Malvern Priory bells removed for restoration project - BBC News

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 05:02 AM PST


BBC News

Great Malvern Priory bells removed for restoration project
BBC News
The bells from a historic Worcestershire church have been taken down as part of restoration work. Great Malvern Priory's existing eight bells will be taken to Whitechapel bell foundry in East London to be retuned. The foundry has already made two new ...

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PANCAKE DAY: Watch this AMAZING video of a 1951 Pancake Race in Olney ... - MK News

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 04:50 AM PST


MK News

PANCAKE DAY: Watch this AMAZING video of a 1951 Pancake Race in Olney ...
MK News
... raced hot foot to the church completing the course in the record time of 55.6 seconds. In its 568th year this was the first time the race has been won by a mother and daughter (Devon and her mum) three times. Competitors must be female residents of ...

Appeal launched for historic Wisbech timepiece - Fenland Citizen

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 04:06 AM PST


Fenland Citizen

Appeal launched for historic Wisbech timepiece
Fenland Citizen
Mr Dann, a well-known Wisbech clockmaker and watch repairer, also built the clock in St Peter and St Paul church, in 1886, and the carillion – a set of bells played from a 'piano roll' – in the Wisbech Institute, for Queen Victoria's golden jubilee in ...

A longtime Durham cab company contends with Uber competition - The Independent Weekly

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 04:03 AM PST


The Independent Weekly

A longtime Durham cab company contends with Uber competition
The Independent Weekly
Last year, the cab company celebrated 15 years of ringing phones, crackling radios and ticking meters. Wedged between a storefront church, a family health practice, and an Islamic center on West Chapel Hill Street, the company's yellow brick facade ...

Edith Barr Dunn attended the Catholic Charities Ball in February 2007. File photo - Longboat Observer

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 03:09 AM PST


Longboat Observer

Edith Barr Dunn attended the Catholic Charities Ball in February 2007. File photo
Longboat Observer
She recruited friend Sylvia Babineau to drive, telling her it would be good for her business because people would see her. Instead, it was Barr Dunn who was seen, ... Barr Dunn was a frequent bell-ringer during the holiday season outside of Longboat ...

New Bells In Church Ready To Ring After Fundraising - NOW Bath

Posted: 11 Feb 2015 01:29 AM PST


NOW Bath

New Bells In Church Ready To Ring After Fundraising
NOW Bath
Christ Church plays an active role in the community around Julian Road and has a strong musical tradition which continues to this day, but regular bell ringing gradually lessened after the First World War as the peal became too difficult to ring. The ...

Local briefs - Bluffton Today

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 09:55 PM PST


Local briefs
Bluffton Today
The Technical College of the Lowcountry will host its annual Mather School alumni reception and bell-ringing ceremony Feb. 20 in the MacLean Hall Student Center on the ... 19 at Lowcountry Presbyterian Church. The speaker will be Lili Coleman ...

The Giants are about to wake up, Perth - Perth Now

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 08:03 PM PST


Perth Now

The Giants are about to wake up, Perth
Perth Now
On Friday morning, The Giants come to Perth. The keenly anticipated Incredible and Phenomenal Journey of The Giants to the Streets of Perth begins from 9.30am to 12 noon Friday when the Little Girl Giant walks from Langley Park via Barrack Street to ...

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Walking The Saints' Way - Stuff.co.nz

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 06:02 PM PST


Stuff.co.nz

Walking The Saints' Way
Stuff.co.nz
Our humanity is made real by the remnants that litter this route – the Neolithic hut circles, the Bronze and Iron Age barrows and standing stones, the early Christian holy wells, shrines and chapels, the medieval churches and industrial-age chimneys ...

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Clarborough, Notts

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

URL added

Great Malvern, Worcs

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

Ringing suspended: WBF to rehang, add 2 trebles

Lympne, Kent

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

Work to augment to 8 is now completed

Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape - SFGate

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 03:20 PM PST


Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape
SFGate
The church on the island — sometimes called Fairytale Island — can be reached via 98 steps leading from a small port used by traditional gondola-style wooden rowing boats (no gasoline engines are allowed here). The island church, which dates to the ...

IHC an advocate for the right to lead a rich and fulfilling life - The Dominion Post

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 03:06 PM PST


IHC an advocate for the right to lead a rich and fulfilling life
The Dominion Post
Alarm bells were ringing, but quietly at that stage. As months passed, it became ... When he was formally assessed by paediatricians, and every test possible performed, the news was devastating - he was blind, would never speak, and his brain wasn't ...

Bearer, whisky lao - Ahmedabad Mirror

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 12:46 PM PST


Bearer, whisky lao
Ahmedabad Mirror
Six hundred million young people may be facing the real India's relentless pace daily but do they have the wisdom of the old Indian uncle sitting at a club bar and solving every political and social problem known to India over seven (club discount ...

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Kutztown welcomes 200 years, kicks off bicentennial celebrations with a ... - Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 12:31 PM PST


Kutztown welcomes 200 years, kicks off bicentennial celebrations with a ...
Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers
Kutztown welcomes 200 years, kicks off bicentennial celebrations with a ringing of the bells. Submitted photo The bell in the bell tower of the Kutztown Area Historical Society. The bell was manufactured in Albany, NY. It originally hung in the 1862 ...

Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape - Beaumont Enterprise

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 09:05 AM PST


Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia amid spectacular landscape
Beaumont Enterprise
Tucked in the northwestern corner of Slovenia, between Austria and Italy, Lake Bled's emerald-green waters create a spectacular landscape, with a lush, tiny island and a church tower peeking out of evergreens surrounded by the rocky, snow-covered ...

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Leslie, 93, retires after serving village church for nearly 70 years - Braintree and Witham Times

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 02:38 AM PST


Leslie, 93, retires after serving village church for nearly 70 years
Braintree and Witham Times
Over the years, he has also been a gravedigger (sadly burying eight vicars), was a bellringer from 1946 and a handbell ringer, cut the grass and cleaned the church. His late wife Hilda, whom he married at All Saints, would joke that she hoped he would ...

and more »

'Pioneering step' for Esher church school given academy status - Surrey Comet

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 01:30 AM PST


Surrey Comet

'Pioneering step' for Esher church school given academy status
Surrey Comet
About half of all secondary school in the country and now academy trusts but only about one in 10 primary schools have made the move so far. Headteacher Cathy Bell said: "We spoke to other schools that have made the leap and did a lot of work to look ...

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A Night at the Badminton - LeftLion

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 08:08 AM PST


LeftLion

A Night at the Badminton
LeftLion
Ever since inventing football in 1992, Sky Sports has received a fair dollop of grief for its role in the steady erosion of competition and upward mobility at the sharp end of our national game, as ever higher piles of TV lucre are funnelled to ever ...

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Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia Amid Spectacular Landscape - ABC News

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 08:39 AM PST


Lake Bled: Jewel of Slovenia Amid Spectacular Landscape
ABC News
Tucked in the northwestern corner of Slovenia, between Austria and Italy, Lake Bled's emerald-green waters create a spectacular landscape, with a lush, tiny island and a church tower peeking out of evergreens surrounded by the rocky, snow-covered ...

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Lake Bled: Jewel of still undiscovered Slovenia, beautiful in winter or summer - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 08:36 AM PST


Lake Bled: Jewel of still undiscovered Slovenia, beautiful in winter or summer
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Tucked in the northwestern corner of Slovenia, between Austria and Italy, Lake Bled's emerald-green waters create a spectacular landscape, with a lush, tiny island and a church tower peeking out of evergreens surrounded by the rocky, snow-covered ...

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Is it in the Cards? - Sun.Star

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 08:23 AM PST


Is it in the Cards?
Sun.Star
The ambitious and young speculator will hopefully inject new cash as a welcome transfusion, counterbalancing the ongoing and shameful leakage this ship of state seems unable or unwilling to abate. Within this new euphoria, comes the news of a ... Most ...

Graham suggests portables, delaying school construction - The News-Press

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 07:34 AM PST


The News-Press

Graham suggests portables, delaying school construction
The News-Press
Until recent days, the school district had its sights set on a 40-acre parcel off Tower Road in Bonita Springs within a groundwater resource area known as the DRGR. But as the property grew increasingly unpopular due to environmental ... •The board ...

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Strauss-Kahn trial: I didn't know women were prostitutes - Lynchburg News and Advance

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 05:24 AM PST


Lynchburg News and Advance

Strauss-Kahn trial: I didn't know women were prostitutes
Lynchburg News and Advance
The 65-year-old and 13 co-defendants are on trial in this northern French city, accused of aggravated pimping in connection with a sex ring centered on the Hotel Carlton in Lille. In his first testimony since the trial began Feb. 2, Strauss-Kahn ...

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Leslie, 93, retires after serving village church for nearly 70 years - Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 02:33 AM PST


Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Leslie, 93, retires after serving village church for nearly 70 years
Harwich and Manningtree Standard
Over the years, he has also been a gravedigger (sadly burying eight vicars), was a bellringer from 1946 and a handbell ringer, cut the grass and cleaned the church. His late wife Hilda, whom he married at All Saints, would joke that she hoped he would ...

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Topless protesters converge on Strauss-Kahn trial - Lynchburg News and Advance

Posted: 10 Feb 2015 01:33 AM PST


Topless protesters converge on Strauss-Kahn trial
Lynchburg News and Advance
PARIS (AP) — Topless protesters swarmed outside the courthouse where Dominique Strauss-Kahn was to testify in a trial involving orgies and an alleged prostitution ring. Police tackled the protesters from the provocative group Femen as they shouted and ...

'Pioneering step' for Esher church school given academy status - Surrey Comet

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 06:03 PM PST


Surrey Comet

'Pioneering step' for Esher church school given academy status
Surrey Comet
About half of all secondary school in the country and now academy trusts but only about one in 10 primary schools have made the move so far. Headteacher Cathy Bell said: "We spoke to other schools that have made the leap and did a lot of work to look ...

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Staines upon Thames, S Peter, Surrey

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

PN changed to Mon (from Tue)

Grammy Winners List For 2015 Includes Beyoncé & More - Huffington Post

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 02:32 PM PST


Grammy Winners List For 2015 Includes Beyoncé & More
Huffington Post
"Take Me To Church," Andrew Hozier-Byrne, songwriter (Hozier). 4. BEST NEW .... "Three Bells," Mike Auldridge, Jerry Douglas & Rob Ickes "Follow The ... "Lightning Bolt," Jeff Ament, Don Pendleton, Joe Spix & Jerome Turner, art directors (Pearl Jam). 65.

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Villager semi-retiring - after 665 years - Leamington Observer

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 01:45 AM PST


Leamington Observer

Villager semi-retiring - after 665 years
Leamington Observer
Buy photos» All Saints' Tower Captain Mark Sayers lends Mary Barrass a hand with the casting of the new treble bell. (s). Latest News. Buy photos» The bells were been removed from the belfry in January and lowered to the ringing chamber. (s). Latest News.

Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock - Stratford Observer

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 01:00 AM PST


Stratford Observer

Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock
Stratford Observer
He rang the bells at St Peter's Church in his home village, and more recently was one of the volunteer team staffing Bidford library. As a teenager, Felix had spent many happy hours with his brother 'messing about with boats' on the River Thames, and ...

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Rockland seeks to bolster safety at rail crossings - The Journal News | LoHud.com

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 03:25 PM PST


Rockland seeks to bolster safety at rail crossings
The Journal News | LoHud.com
Under its proposal, Rockland officials would install four-quadrant gate systems — or gates with four arms, in addition to flashing lights and ringing bells — at 12 of the 14 crossings. Those types of gates make it much more difficult for motorists to ...

IHC an advocate for the right to lead a rich and fulfilling life - The Dominion Post

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 12:43 PM PST


IHC an advocate for the right to lead a rich and fulfilling life
The Dominion Post
Alarm bells were ringing, but quietly at that stage. As months passed, it became ... When he was formally assessed by paediatricians, and every test possible performed, the news was devastating - he was blind, would never speak, and his brain wasn't ...

Austrian architect begs Pope Francis for help, as he plans to sue bell-ringing ... - The Independent

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 11:07 AM PST


The Independent

Austrian architect begs Pope Francis for help, as he plans to sue bell-ringing ...
The Independent
Lassy's court hearing against Linz Cathedral Parish will start on Friday. It is yet unclear whether Pope Francis will step in to help the architect. The battle comes after a pastor in nearby Mühlkreis stopped his church bells ringing during the night ...

A Night at the Badminton - LeftLion

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 08:08 AM PST


LeftLion

A Night at the Badminton
LeftLion
Ever since inventing football in 1992, Sky Sports has received a fair dollop of grief for its role in the steady erosion of competition and upward mobility at the sharp end of our national game, as ever higher piles of TV lucre are funnelled to ever ...

Mariners' Service marks second century of remembrance - Goderich Signal Star

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 07:54 AM PST


Goderich Signal Star

Mariners' Service marks second century of remembrance
Goderich Signal Star
The 101st annual of the Goderich and District Mariners' Service will take place on Feb. 22. Pictured here is the Captain's Chair and life ring from the James Carruthers, along with the bell used to toll the ships lost in the Great Storm of 1913 ...

China's slowing economy raises fears of 'hard landing' - Yahoo News UK

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 07:44 AM PST


China's slowing economy raises fears of 'hard landing'
Yahoo News UK
A sharp slump in China's trade performance last month is now ringing alarm bells about the overall health of the world's second largest economy. Figures released Sunday showed that Chinese exports fell in January by 3.3 percent from year-ago levels ...

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Opinion: Yemen's chaos is a threat to the Arab world - Asharq Alawsat English

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 06:49 AM PST


Opinion: Yemen's chaos is a threat to the Arab world
Asharq Alawsat English
Now that alarm bells are ringing in the capitals of the world's major political powers, we need a definitive, unified Arab stance on the Houthi takeover. This is certainly not the time for internal bickering, as some Arab countries are doing right now ...

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Two people climbed the Shandon Tower in Cork for an incredibly dangerous selfie - Yahoo News UK

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 03:46 AM PST


Yahoo News UK

Two people climbed the Shandon Tower in Cork for an incredibly dangerous selfie
Yahoo News UK
A pair of THRILL SEEKERS scaled the Shandon Bell Tower in Cork – all in the name of a perfect selfie. The Shandon Bells are one of Cork's biggest tourist attractions, and an official tour allows visitors to ring the 18th century bells and see the inner ...

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Waltham's church needs bellringers - Melton Times

Posted: 09 Feb 2015 03:08 AM PST


Melton Times

Waltham's church needs bellringers
Melton Times
Last year the team of bellringers added to the atmosphere at five weddings and were involved in celebrations remembering 75 years since the outbreak of the Second World War. Practice night is on a Thursday from 8pm-9pm. For information call John ...

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Baker Street turns 100 - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 10:16 PM PST


Baker Street turns 100
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
In 1916, railroad trains in the United States clocked their peak mileage, said old-timers at the 100th anniversary of the Baker Street Station, a Saturday-Sunday celebration sponsored by the Three Rivers Railroad Heritage Council. It was the ... While ...

Grammys 2015: The full list of winners - National Post

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 08:42 PM PST


Just Jared

Grammys 2015: The full list of winners
National Post
Between the records, albums, songs and performances, the Grammys award an awful lot of trophies — most of which are handed out in non-televised ceremonies. This year's winners are .... Eric Church, “Give Me Back my Hometown” Hunter Hayes, “Invisible ...
2015 Grammy Awards: Complete nominees list NJ.com

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Ski jumpers soar on Satre Hill in Salisbury - Torrington Register Citizen

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 06:02 PM PST


Ski jumpers soar on Satre Hill in Salisbury
Torrington Register Citizen
On Sunday at Satre Hill the competition was judged by five local judges and three jury members in a tower that overlooked the landing area. Announcer Dale ... Audiences showed their appreciation at the bottom of the hill by ringing cow bells. The feats ...

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University honors passing of Mark Middleton, a Ph.D. candidate - The Daily Athenaeum

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 05:45 PM PST


The Daily Athenaeum

University honors passing of Mark Middleton, a Ph.D. candidate
The Daily Athenaeum
Many of Middleton's colleagues attended the bell ringing on Friday morning, including Caleb Stair, a regional assistant at the RRI. “The first time I met Mark was ... with him and spend my life with him.” A celebration of Middleton's life will be held ...

Grammys 2015 live ceremony: winners and performances - Sydney Morning Herald

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 05:42 PM PST


Sydney Morning Herald

Grammys 2015 live ceremony: winners and performances
Sydney Morning Herald
BEST TRADITIONAL POP VOCAL ALBUM. Cheek To Cheek, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga. Nostalgia, Annie Lennox ... 2:15pm: Country star Eric Church on stage performing Give Me Back My Hometown, twanging up a storm and looking like a cross between Tom Cruise in ...

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Top Ten Underrated Alt-Rock Bands of the 1990s - FDRMX

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 05:40 PM PST


FDRMX

Top Ten Underrated Alt-Rock Bands of the 1990s
FDRMX
However, compared to acts like Nirvana or Pearl Jam, it saddens me that Buffalo Tom remains unknown to the masses of people who are now in their late twenties or early thirties. Overall, this band is American rock at its best. While they might have ...

Mark Giordano and dad, Paul, ready for excitement of Calgary Flames' fathers trip - Calgary Sun

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 04:40 PM PST


Calgary Sun

Mark Giordano and dad, Paul, ready for excitement of Calgary Flames' fathers trip
Calgary Sun
No long-distance ringing is necessary following the next couple of outings with Paul Giordano among the players' fathers traveling with the team to its games Monday against the San Jose Sharks and Thursday versus the Los Angeles Kings. With the Flames ...

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Dent, Cumbria

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

Wed PN added

Week St Mary, Cornwall

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

PN + URL added; ded'n amended as per Crockford 2014-5 edn

Johnson signed by Heat, who still await Wade's return - The Idaho Statesman

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 02:07 PM PST


The Idaho Statesman

Johnson signed by Heat, who still await Wade's return
The Idaho Statesman
MIAMI — Tyler Johnson heard his ringing phone, then paused for a moment upon noticing that the caller was Miami coach Erik Spoelstra. Johnson answered, then waited to learn his future. "Meet me in practice," Spoelstra told the rookie guard. With that ...

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Butch Stearns continues his trip down memory lane disussing the amazing ... - WEEI.com

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 11:45 AM PST


Butch Stearns continues his trip down memory lane disussing the amazing ...
WEEI.com
When they wanted to force Korda downturn and in no one's pretty short touchdown and a merlot while he has also size church bells. A like like you think an elected ... Yeah I mean a clear that that Brady's best at techies septic competitive. And yet ...

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Legendary North Carolina coach Dean Smith dies at 83 - Fresno Bee

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 10:08 AM PST


Fresno Bee

Legendary North Carolina coach Dean Smith dies at 83
Fresno Bee
Remaining steadfast and quietly persevering, Smith made the needed breakthrough in recruiting in 1965, landing 6-11 Rusty Clark from Fayetteville. Later, he signed eventual two-time All-ACC Player of the Year Larry Miller in a head-to-head battle with ...

Bells will be ringing out for appeal - Evesham Observer

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 03:48 AM PST


Evesham Observer

Bells will be ringing out for appeal
Evesham Observer
BELLS Across the Meadow will be ringing out at All Saints Church for a concert in aid of Evesham's Bell Tower Appeal. The evening of events takes place on Saturday, Feburary 7 from 7.30pm and features the combined talents of local pianist and composer, ...

Alfreton, Derbys

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

Ring key now shown Ab rather than G# (eliminates use of F##)

Pebworth, Worcs

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 04:00 PM PST

Tenor h/s now repaired and bell rehung
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Grammy Winners List For 2015 Includes Beyoncé, 'Frozen' & More - Huffington Post

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 02:57 PM PST


Grammy Winners List For 2015 Includes Beyoncé, 'Frozen' & More
Huffington Post
"Take Me To Church," Andrew Hozier-Byrne, songwriter (Hozier). 4. BEST NEW .... "Three Bells," Mike Auldridge, Jerry Douglas & Rob Ickes "Follow The ... "Lightning Bolt," Jeff Ament, Don Pendleton, Joe Spix & Jerome Turner, art directors (Pearl Jam). 65.

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Duluth zoo plans to expand exhibits after having another strong year - Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 10:22 AM PST


Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews

Duluth zoo plans to expand exhibits after having another strong year
Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews
“They're one of the first animals and exhibits you see when you come into the zoo, so it's bell ringers that are really important that capture everybody's attention when they come in,” Julie Thoreson, a co-chair of the Zoo-La-La fundraiser said ...

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Hells bells! Austrian sues Catholic Church to stop nighttime chiming - RT

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 09:54 AM PST


Hells bells! Austrian sues Catholic Church to stop nighttime chiming
RT
Wolfgang Lassy, a 57-year old architect, has been going through hell battling the night bell ringing of the New Cathedral - also known as Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception - for years and says he is happy “the trial has finally begun,” Austria's ...

The Third Tier is Pulling Us In. - Vitalfootball

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 07:52 AM PST


The Third Tier is Pulling Us In.
Vitalfootball
Roland and his back-room staff could sack manager after manager and he still would not get the desired performance from these players because they don`t have what it takes to compete at this level. With the third division ... The bells of doom started ...

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Exploring the Lahore Cathedral - gulfnews.com

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 07:40 AM PST


Exploring the Lahore Cathedral
gulfnews.com
Historians say that the first church in the city of Lahore was constructed near the Lahore Fort in 1595. Two centuries later during the British Raj there was need for building a large church due to growing Protestant congregations. The vision for the ...

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Waltham's church needs bell ringers - Melton Times

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 07:12 AM PST


Melton Times

Waltham's church needs bell ringers
Melton Times
Last year the team of bell ringers added to the atmosphere at five weddings and were involved in celebrations remembering 75 years since the outbreak of World War Two. Practise night is on a Thursday evening from 8pm-9pm. For information call John ...

2015 Grammy Awards: Complete nominees list - NJ.com

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 07:05 AM PST


NJ.com

2015 Grammy Awards: Complete nominees list
NJ.com
Popular music's most prestigious night is upon us. The 57th annual Grammy Awards will air tonight at 8 p.m. on CBS, and while a dozen or so gold-plated gramophone trophies will be doled out on television, dozens more will earn their field's most ...

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Ringing the changes after three decades of service at Nuthall church - Eastwood Advertiser

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 01:12 AM PST


Eastwood Advertiser

Ringing the changes after three decades of service at Nuthall church
Eastwood Advertiser
... new recruits, ringing for Sunday services and weddings, and leading practice sessions.” A retired farmer of New Farm Lane, John said he only came into the church on Tuesday to drop off his keys when he was ambushed with gifts from fellow bell-ringers.

Beyond the Thunderdome of Good and Evil - Prague Post

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 01:01 AM PST


Prague Post

Beyond the Thunderdome of Good and Evil
Prague Post
Last year saw muted celebrations in commemoration for the 25th anniversary of the demise of the Berlin Wall and the rise of the Velvet Revolution, which seemed back then the first tiles to fall in the reverse domino effect that signaled the collapse of ...

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Undergraduates keen to do the right thing might find accountancy too taxing - The Guardian

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 01:01 AM PST


The Guardian

Undergraduates keen to do the right thing might find accountancy too taxing
The Guardian
Hodge believes the culture in professional services is now so corrosive – and oriented toward bending law to favour clients in ways that run counter to the intention of parliaments – that legislation is required to fine firms and those involved in bad ...

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John C. Whitehead, a Leader in Finance and Government, Dies at 92 - New York Times

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 12:15 AM PST


New York Times

John C. Whitehead, a Leader in Finance and Government, Dies at 92
New York Times
A state entity, it was given the mandate to rebuild the shattered site of the World Trade Center towers and revitalize Lower Manhattan. In his autobiography, “A Life in Leadership: From D-Day to ... “And I guess I heard the bell.” The reality of the ...

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Bocce on a roll as more younger players pick up the ball - Philly.com

Posted: 08 Feb 2015 12:03 AM PST


Bocce on a roll as more younger players pick up the ball
Philly.com
A "bell ringer" is when all four of your team's balls are closest to the pallina. The equivalent of a baseball grand slam, it is celebrated with the clang of bells ... They went to the bar for celebratory glasses of limoncello and orangecello. "Many of ...

Rotherham peal band repeats feat 50 years on - The Star

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 10:03 PM PST


The Star

Rotherham peal band repeats feat 50 years on
The Star
Canon David Bliss, vicar of Rotherham, congratulated the 10 ringers on their success. He said he was delighted Rotherham had hosted such an important milestone within the national bellringing community. He said: “Bell ringing is a real skill that ...

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Busy Bees create a buzz with their crafty creations - Reading Eagle

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 09:06 PM PST


Reading Eagle

Busy Bees create a buzz with their crafty creations
Reading Eagle
However, costs to bring the clock tower back to full working order, including bringing back the ringing of the bells, have been substantial enough to need community support. With Walnut Woods within walking distance of the church, the Busy Bees were ...

Job Spotlight with Mailey Wright, child life specialist - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 08:03 PM PST


Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Job Spotlight with Mailey Wright, child life specialist
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
That included Project Uplift and mentoring two young boys through the Big Brothers Big Sisters program; spending time at the Boys & Girls Club; volunteering at church nurseries and pre-schools; and working at the Auburn Early Learning Center. “And then ...

Taiwan plane crash survivor says engine 'did not feel right' - Worcester Telegram

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 07:56 PM PST


Taiwan plane crash survivor says engine 'did not feel right'
Worcester Telegram
Relatives of the victims in a commercial plane crash pray over the wreckage along the river bank in Taipei, Taiwan, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. TransAsia Airways Flight 235 with 58 people aboard clipped a bridge shortly after takeoff and crashed into a ...

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Silenced clock tower will sing again - Mankato Free Press

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 03:08 PM PST


Mankato Free Press

Silenced clock tower will sing again
Mankato Free Press
The device can play ringing-bell versions of "Blowin' In The Wind," "Let A Smile Be Your Umbrella," "Stormy Weather," "Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow," and "Let's Go Fly A Kite," among many others. For pleasant conditions, the play list ... The ...

On city snow days gone by - Baltimore Sun

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 07:46 AM PST


On city snow days gone by
Baltimore Sun
My friend Linda often recalls the common practices of our youth: We rode standing up in the back of the family car so we could see through the windshield and out into the world; our fathers held us on their laps while they clumsily juggled a cigarette ...

Better Call Saul builds a case for better class of spin-offs - Daily Trojan Online

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 10:32 PM PST


Better Call Saul builds a case for better class of spin-offs
Daily Trojan Online
Gus Fring (Giancarlo Esposito), the Colonel Sanders of contraband, is still alive in this timeline, as are the psychotic Tuco (Raymond Cruz) and his bell-ringing uncle Hector (Mark Margolis). Who knows, we may even run into Walt and Jesse at ... In a ...

Taiwan plane crash survivor: engine sounded wrong on takeoff - The Guardian

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 06:59 PM PST


The Guardian

Taiwan plane crash survivor: engine sounded wrong on takeoff
The Guardian
Accompanied by Buddhist monks ringing brass bells, they bowed toward the river and held aloft cloth inscriptions tied to pieces of bamboo meant to guide the spirits of the dead to rest. Relatives of some of the 31 passengers from mainland China have ...

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My Texas trip, the final installment - Fairfield Daily Republic

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 03:19 PM PST


My Texas trip, the final installment
Fairfield Daily Republic
Dennis lives next to a big church with a bell tower. Daisy barks every time the bells ring. Funny! The flight back was uneventful. The people who sat next to me weren't talkers so I just closed my eyes. Brad and Cathy Ritch picked me up and took me home.

Volunteer group seeking to raise money to repair clocks on Springfield Armory ... - MassLive.com

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 09:30 AM PST


MassLive.com

Volunteer group seeking to raise money to repair clocks on Springfield Armory ...
MassLive.com
Unless you are looking at the tower from the north, where is it always 7:02, or from the west, where it is always 5:13. "It's about time - literally - to get the clock hands moving and the bells ringing," said Shera Cohen of the Springfield Armory ...

Norris Burkes compares Super Bowl to religious service. - The Salinas Californian

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 09:03 AM PST


The Salinas Californian

Norris Burkes compares Super Bowl to religious service.
The Salinas Californian
No, it wasn't a mega-church rally or a papal appearance. It was the NFL Super ... After the game, the Lombardi Trophy advanced to the NFL altar in the same way clergy process into the sanctuary carrying the bible, bells and candles. At this point, the ...

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Newberry Consort unveils rare Spanish treasures for BEMF - Boston Classical Review

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 06:47 AM PST


Boston Classical Review

Newberry Consort unveils rare Spanish treasures for BEMF
Boston Classical Review
Friday night at the First Church in Cambridge, the Chicago-based Newberry Consort and Boston's vocal ensemble Exsultemus presented the sights and sounds of the Cantigas de Santa Maria, in a concert sponsored by the Boston Early Music Festival.

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Once the village's centre: Continuing a look at the history of Springville and ... - Peterborough Examiner

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 05:15 AM PST


Once the village's centre: Continuing a look at the history of Springville and ...
Peterborough Examiner
The narrow tower, quite outstanding, has two levels of windows on the side, the shift from four-sided to octagonal at the belfry and roof levels. ... They also suggested that if the church is not retained, the tower and bell should be moved to ...

Editorial - Lexington Clipper Herald

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 02:13 AM PST


Lexington Clipper Herald

Editorial
Lexington Clipper Herald
"April 12 had almost become a national holiday: people observed moments of silence, rang bells, honked horns, blew factory whistles, fired salutes, kept their red lights red in brief periods of tribute, took the rest of the day off, closed their ...

Soccer 'Ashes' to kick off WA stadium - Perth Now

Posted: 07 Feb 2015 02:03 AM PST


Perth Now

Soccer 'Ashes' to kick off WA stadium
Perth Now
It is hoped the game would kickstart regular fixtures against the Poms, breathing life into a soccer Ashes series. Football West, which oversees the code in WA, has discussed the importance of the Socceroos being part of the new stadium launch in 2018 ...

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Bolsover: Satan's heartland and one very scary MP - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 11:01 PM PST


Telegraph.co.uk

Bolsover: Satan's heartland and one very scary MP
Telegraph.co.uk
The snow-covered graveyard surrounding the parish church shines luminescent in the light of the full moon. On Hornscroft Road, peals of eerie laughter ring out from the darkness. I take refuge in the nearby Blue Bell, a former coaching inn dating back ...

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A good spanking goes a long way - Daily Herald

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 09:05 PM PST


Daily Herald

A good spanking goes a long way
Daily Herald
I recall going to a house recently and seeing a little sign by the doorbell stating, “Baby sleeping, please do not ring bell." I thought ... When we brought our kids home from the hospital, the first thing we did was to make sure there was plenty of ...

Logan Holler is a fast-rising star on the local pro boxing scene (+video) - The State

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 06:48 PM PST


The State

Logan Holler is a fast-rising star on the local pro boxing scene (+video)
The State
Robinson-Neal put her through the ringer with her workouts, as she sparred with significantly more talented boxers and worked on fundamentals at her most exhausting points. It would be the first test on her path to the sport's most elite levels ...

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Working class heroes: The story of the Super Bowl Champion New England ... - Examiner.com

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 05:46 PM PST


Examiner.com

Working class heroes: The story of the Super Bowl Champion New England ...
Examiner.com
They would again rise up to answer the bell. And they would come out swinging. This time Brady would turn to Gronkowski, .... With echoes of “Spy-gate” ringing, the team would again be forced to confront a myriad of questions; including that of their ...

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Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock - Stratford Observer

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 04:15 PM PST


Community mourns Stratford Boat Club stalwart Felix Badcock
Stratford Observer
He rang the bells at St Peter's Church in his home village, and more recently was one of the volunteer team staffing Bidford library. As a teenager, Felix had spent many happy hours with his brother 'messing about with boats' on the River Thames, and ...

Bells will be ringing out for appeal - Evesham Observer

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 04:05 PM PST


Evesham Observer

Bells will be ringing out for appeal
Evesham Observer
BELLS Across the Meadow will be ringing out at All Saints Church for a concert in aid of Evesham's Bell Tower Appeal. The evening of events takes place on Saturday, Feburary 7 from 7.30pm and features the combined talents of local pianist and composer, ...

Heavenly handbells in Wythe - Southwest Virginia Today

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 02:38 PM PST


Heavenly handbells in Wythe
Southwest Virginia Today
When members of the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Handbell Choir gather to practice, there's not much time for chit-chat. Playing .... She enjoys playing handbells for all sorts of reasons: she likes making new friends and enjoys the challenge of bell ...

Better Call Saul builds a case for better class of spin-offs - Daily Trojan Online

Posted: 06 Feb 2015 01:12 PM PST


Better Call Saul builds a case for better class of spin-offs
Daily Trojan Online
Gus Fring (Giancarlo Esposito), the Colonel Sanders of contraband, is still alive in this timeline, as are the psychotic Tuco (Raymond Cruz) and his bell-ringing uncle Hector (Mark Margolis). Who knows, we may even run into Walt and Jesse at ... In a ...

Taiwan plane crash survivor says engine 'did not feel right' - TheNewsTribune.com

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 11:55 PM PST


TheNewsTribune.com

Taiwan plane crash survivor says engine 'did not feel right'
TheNewsTribune.com
About a dozen relatives of Taiwanese victims on the flight performed traditional mourning rituals on the riverbank on Thursday. Accompanied by Buddhist monks ringing brass bells, they bowed toward the river and held aloft cloth inscriptions tied to ...

Desperate call from Taiwan pilot before crash - CBS News

Posted: 05 Feb 2015 04:51 AM PST


CBS News

Desperate call from Taiwan pilot before crash
CBS News
An audio recording of the pilot's communications with the control tower at takeoff and during the brief, minutes-long flight were widely broadcast. A Taiwan Civil Aeronautical Administration official who spoke on condition of anonymity confirmed ...

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