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Things to do in Loveland on Sunday, Dec. 21 - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 02:22 PM PST


Things to do in Loveland on Sunday, Dec. 21
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Rocky Mountain Chamber Singers, 7 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 815 E. 16th St., Loveland. Singers will perform “Joy to the World,” “Silent Night,” “Silver Bells” and a set of variations on “Es Ist Ein Ros Entsprungen” (Lo, How a Rose). $15 for adults ...

Tom BetGeorge: Star Wars-themed light show and other people who take ... - WPTV.com

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 01:35 PM PST


WPTV.com

Tom BetGeorge: Star Wars-themed light show and other people who take ...
WPTV.com
He said he uses the display to raise money for the poor and homeless through his church. There's something about Christmas that brings out people's ... If I don't put the lights up, I will have thousands of people ringing the bell thinking someone died ...

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Sudbury Bellringers holiday concert - Wicked Local Sudbury

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 11:40 AM PST


Sudbury Bellringers holiday concert
Wicked Local Sudbury
... Memorial Congregational Church in Sudbury. » Social News. Loading configuration... Crowdynews. Posted Dec. 20, 2014 @ 2:11 pm. SUDBURY. The Sudbury Bellringers perform in Friday night's concert at the Memorial Congregational Church in Sudbury.

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Got surplus citrus? Donate it to St. Mary's Food Bank - azcentral.com

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 10:48 AM PST


azcentral.com

Got surplus citrus? Donate it to St. Mary's Food Bank
azcentral.com
Shepherd of the Hills United Church of Christ, 56th Street and Lafayette Boulevard, Phoenix. - St. Mary's Food Bank, Surprise location, 13050 W. Elm St. - McDowell Mountain Plaza, Bell Road and Thompson Peak, Scottsdale. Last year, more than 2 million ...

Dutch Santa & his helpers - Deccan Herald

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 10:34 AM PST


Dutch Santa & his helpers
Deccan Herald
The young and old look forward to December 5 every year. This is when ... On December 5, as Sinterklaas comes ashore, he is welcomed by the ringing of all the local church bells, and a crowd of people who brave the winter weather. Then he leads a grand ...

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The CCCBR President's blog

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 08:50 AM PST

Chris Mew's December post is now online.

How should town council spend money from new homes? Have your say - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 08:15 AM PST


Tewkesbury ADMAG

How should town council spend money from new homes? Have your say
Tewkesbury ADMAG
Finally another £50,000 would go to the Bell Tower Appeal, a campaign well supported in the town to repair and conserve the 16th century building. To have a say visit facebook.com/eveshamtowncouncil, email emailtownclerk@eveshamtowncouncil.gov.uk, ...

Tree festival is a record breaking success! - LoughboroughEcho.net

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 07:00 AM PST


LoughboroughEcho.net

Tree festival is a record breaking success!
LoughboroughEcho.net
They were awarded the mounted miniature Carillon bell made by Taylor's Bell Foundry of Loughborough. Second place was new entrants Shepshed and District Funeral Service with a striking tree covered in top hats and walking canes. Third place was ...

Bells ring out for Christmas - News Wales

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 06:57 AM PST


News Wales

Bells ring out for Christmas
News Wales
Musical director Jill Roberts said: "Although we'll never become one of the Seven Wonders of Wales like All Saints' Tower bells, we all thoroughly enjoy playing handbells together and sharing our love of music making with so many people around the ...

Human rights in spotlight after US-Cuba deal - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 06:41 AM PST


TIME

Human rights in spotlight after US-Cuba deal
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Human rights activists welcomed the overhaul of US-Cuba relations, but added that the Communist government has much to answer for, including a denial of freedom of speech, the banning of independent labor unions and a lack of fair and competitive ...
Editorial: Obama right to end Cuba policy Salt Lake Tribune

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A rural life musical trip - Andover Advertiser

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 05:33 AM PST


Andover Advertiser

A rural life musical trip
Andover Advertiser
... at Upper Clatford Village Hall in the new year And one lucky reader can win a pair of tickets to see English Sketches on Saturday, 10 January at 7.30pm. In a show developed for The Museum of English Rural Life it portrays rural life in song ...

CityMetric Advent 20: Buenos Aires' sweltering Christmas Park - CityMetric

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 04:08 AM PST


CityMetric

CityMetric Advent 20: Buenos Aires' sweltering Christmas Park
CityMetric
The attraction consists of a number of Christmas themed attractions in a large public park, separated from the rest of the park by yellow candy canes and a bit of golden rope. Throughout the park, teams of Santa's right jolly elves stroll around ...

Bell ringer recognised for his outstanding work in the community - Western Telegraph

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 03:49 AM PST


Western Telegraph

Bell ringer recognised for his outstanding work in the community
Western Telegraph
He was commended for being an experienced bell ringer and captain of the Bell Tower at St David's Cathedral. He started ringing in the 1960's and is always willing to help train new recruits, young and old. John has been a long standing trustee, deacon ...

On the Twelfth Day of Christmas ADHD Gave to Me... - Everyday Health

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 02:29 AM PST


Everyday Health

On the Twelfth Day of Christmas ADHD Gave to Me...
Everyday Health
Bell ringers are an example of a loud noise that just won't stop. To a person with no ability to filter out stimuli, even happy or joyous repetitive sounds can be too much. Noise-cancelling headphones can help, but can also be a risk when in large ...

NO Jingle Bell For Church This Christmas - Inverclyde Now

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 02:05 AM PST


NO Jingle Bell For Church This Christmas
Inverclyde Now
A wire attached to the bell rope has broken apparently after someone damaged it. Student minister William Boyle said: "On Sunday we came in as normal to ring the bell. We went to pull the rope and it just came away. It's been here since 1970 and there ...

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For all the tackiness of Christmas, it still retains its power - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 01:54 AM PST


Telegraph.co.uk

For all the tackiness of Christmas, it still retains its power
Telegraph.co.uk
He had been received into the Church of England the year before he wrote it, and it is essentially a poem about transformation, although you don't have to be a Christian to recognise its truth or its emotional power. ... Writing in the fractured time ...

Decades later, Anchor has kept its Christmas secret - HeraldNet

Posted: 20 Dec 2014 12:17 AM PST


Decades later, Anchor has kept its Christmas secret
HeraldNet
Before 1975, that phrase might have meant a holiday carton adorned with sprigs of holly and jingle bells. Or maybe you splurged on some ... but quickly dropped it. “I was an altar boy when I was a young man, and it reminded me too much of church,” he ...

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Candy canes and coal (YDR opinion) - York Daily Record/Sunday News

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 10:11 PM PST


Candy canes and coal (YDR opinion)
York Daily Record/Sunday News
Her office really practices transparency, and she recently began sharing information publicly about newsworthy deaths via Twitter. CANDY CANES >> Posthumously, to Dean Paules for being an inspiration to aspiring artists. He gave up a successful ...

Tributes paid to Penryn councillor and family man John Hodge who died at the ... - West Briton

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 10:10 PM PST


West Briton

Tributes paid to Penryn councillor and family man John Hodge who died at the ...
West Briton
For more than 50 years he carried the cross at Sunday services and was tower captain of the bellringers. His daughter said: "He loved going taking the ringers to other towers to ring the bells. "He and mum enjoyed travelling and went cruising, most ...

Mark Your Calendar: Loveland-area events - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 09:43 PM PST


Mark Your Calendar: Loveland-area events
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Bells of the Rockies: "Ringing in Christmas," 7 p.m., Rialto Theater Center, 228 E. Fourth St., Loveland. $15 for adults and ... Larimer Chorale: "Candlelight Christmas," 7:30-9:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1005 Stover St., Fort Collins ...

Religion events from around the Washington area - Washington Post

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 09:15 PM PST


Religion events from around the Washington area
Washington Post
Saturday, 12:30 p.m.: Weekly carillon recital. ... Saturday, 6, 7 and 8 p.m.: The McLean Stake Bell Choir performs with a variety of instruments. ... Washington National Cathedral, Fourth Floor of the South Tower, Wisconsin and Massachusetts avenues NW.

Tuloy and Pasko sa 2014: Giving thanks to these Fil-Am Christmas heroes - Asianjournal.com

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 08:22 PM PST


Tuloy and Pasko sa 2014: Giving thanks to these Fil-Am Christmas heroes
Asianjournal.com
I have reported through this column how in 2012, the celebration of the Misa De Gallo inside the Philippine Consulate was stopped by the Archdiocese of New York, requiring the Filipino community to celebrate this Pinoy tradition at cathedrals or nearby ...

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MINISTER'S MOMENT - Kilgore News Herald

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 07:07 PM PST


MINISTER'S MOMENT
Kilgore News Herald
Bell-ringers turn out to collect money for people in need. Churches take offerings to do their part. Volunteers spend countless hours doing the things that enrich us at Christmas: practicing choral music, decorating the sanctuary, and rehearsing with ...

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Events in Connecticut for Dec. 21-27, 2014 - New York Times

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 06:54 PM PST


New York Times

Events in Connecticut for Dec. 21-27, 2014
New York Times
Mondays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sundays, noon to 5 p.m. Guilford Art Center, 411 Church Street. 203-453-5947; guilfordartcenter.org. HARTFORD Cinestudio “It's a ... TheaterWorks, 233 Pearl Street. 860-527-7838; theaterworkshartford.org ...

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Joique Bell is ringing up the yards for the Lions - The Detroit News

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 05:31 PM PST


The Detroit News

Joique Bell is ringing up the yards for the Lions
The Detroit News
Collins first played with Bell on the Saints in 2011. Bell spent the offseason and the first couple weeks of the season, though he was inactive, with New Orleans before being cut and added to the practice squad, off which the Lions signed him later ...

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Views sought on homes cash - Evesham Observer

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 04:30 PM PST


Evesham Observer

Views sought on homes cash
Evesham Observer
Evesham's historic Almonry is in line for a cash boost of £150,000 should its application be rubber stamped while the Bell Tower Appeal is in line for £50,000. A further £5,000 is ear-marked for the No Limits Crown Meadow Play Area project to get ...

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Lord Bell's 12 Christmases he spent with Margaret Thatcher at Chequers were ... - Daily Mail

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 03:56 PM PST


Daily Mail

Lord Bell's 12 Christmases he spent with Margaret Thatcher at Chequers were ...
Daily Mail
It was trying and traditional and terribly polite. And sort of horrible, really. There were absolutely no presents — presents were ... He always claimed to have spent 11 Christmases at Chequers, once arriving in a suit covered in Christmas decorations ...

A Star Wars-themed light show and other people who take Christmas to a new ... - CNN

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 03:47 PM PST


CNN

A Star Wars-themed light show and other people who take Christmas to a new ...
CNN
... instruments that play real notes, according to his YouTube description. He said he uses the display to raise money for the poor and homeless through his church. ... "The joy and the happiness it brings to little kids and adults is fantastic," Lynch ...
Man syncs Christmas lights to Stars Wars music and the results are out of this ... wtvr.com
'Star Wars'-themed Christmas lights dazzle Internet WISN Milwaukee

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Flat Rock artist wins Episcopal Christmas card contest - Asheville Citizen-Times

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 12:56 PM PST


Asheville Citizen-Times

Flat Rock artist wins Episcopal Christmas card contest
Asheville Citizen-Times
FLAT ROCK – Local professional artist Joan Covell topped 47 other artists and 69 artwork submissions from around the U.S. to win the first Christmas card competition held by the National Episcopal Church. Her depiction of the nativity scene, titled ...

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7 days to go? 9 ways to celebrate - Wicked Local Winchester

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 08:39 AM PST


7 days to go? 9 ways to celebrate
Wicked Local Winchester
LEXINGTON - Bell ringers at Hancock Church will play free holiday concerts Dec. 19 at 10 a.m. and Dec. 21 at 2 p.m. at the church, 1912 Massachusetts Ave. Hear “Silver Bells,” “The Christmas Song,” as well as traditional carols and sing-alongs. The Dec.

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Find your merriment this holiday season - Foster's Daily Democrat

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 07:14 AM PST


Find your merriment this holiday season
Foster's Daily Democrat
At 8 p.m., enjoy a concert played on our 12-bell, 1875 Charles Brown Memorial Carillon. You can sit in your car and enjoy the cool, crisp air along with the ringing of the bells, or come into the warm sanctuary and enjoy the quiet sacredness of the space.

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Fundamental shift in vitamin B 12 eco-physiology of a model alga demonstrated ... - Nature.com

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 06:56 AM PST


Fundamental shift in vitamin B 12 eco-physiology of a model alga demonstrated ...
Nature.com
A reliable and abundant external source of B12 may lead to the deterioration of METE through relaxed selection (Helliwell et al., 2011), whereby the negative regulatory effect of B12 on METE expression could facilitate this process (Helliwell et al ...

Indonesia volcano erupts, injuring 4; 1 missing - NBC2 News

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 01:48 AM PST


Indonesia volcano erupts, injuring 4; 1 missing
NBC2 News
Slow-moving red lava was visible at the peak of the eruption Friday and villages were blanketed with thick ash, but no evacuation orders have been issued, Nugroho said. An airport in Ternate, the provincial capital about30 kilometers (20 miles) from ...

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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones - kwwl.com

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 12:30 AM PST


Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones
kwwl.com
Check. In a winter wonderland? Well, it marks the beginning of the season. Bells ringing? Sure, along with trumpets and some fiddles.More >>. Walking? Check. In a winter wonderland? Well, it marks the beginning of the season. Bells ringing? Sure, along ...

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Best of the season's 39 bowl games - KTTC

Posted: 19 Dec 2014 12:10 AM PST


KTTC

Best of the season's 39 bowl games
KTTC
(AP Photo/AL.com, Vasha Hunt). Alabama head coach Nick Saban watches drills during an Alabama NCAA college football practice, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, at the Thomas-Drew Practice Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Did Stephen Colbert Make the Year's Funniest Commercial? - Daily Beast

Posted: 18 Dec 2014 01:53 PM PST


Daily Beast

Did Stephen Colbert Make the Year's Funniest Commercial?
Daily Beast
“They've clearly come back at this a number of times” to steal information, he said, based on the enormous volume of information that was stolen and later disclosed. ... Ah, gay Paree—the French capital has practically announced its own LGBT ...

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Cubans cheer historic renewal of US relations - Chronicle-Telegram

Posted: 18 Dec 2014 04:19 AM PST


Chronicle-Telegram

Cubans cheer historic renewal of US relations
Chronicle-Telegram
At the University of San Geronimo in the capital's historic center, the announcement drew ringing from the bell tower. Throughout the capital, there was a sense of euphoria as word spread. “For the Cuban people, I think this is like a shot of oxygen, ...

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Vegas hotelier faces gambling commission scrutiny - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

Posted: 17 Dec 2014 11:32 PM PST


Vegas hotelier faces gambling commission scrutiny
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
The 39-year-old hospitality magnate faced the state's Gaming Control Board for hours earlier this month to answer questions about cocaine use that was more recent than he had led investigators to believe. The board also delved into his past ... "Or am ...

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Happy Havana celebrates new era - The Courier

Posted: 17 Dec 2014 10:01 PM PST

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