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Church to ring bells for Universal Earth Day - Wicked Local Gloucester

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 08:53 AM PDT


Church to ring bells for Universal Earth Day
Wicked Local Gloucester
The second annual Helen Garland Universal Earth Day and Equinox Bell Ringing will take place this year on Sunday, March 20 at 2 p.m. at the Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, 10 Church St., Gloucester, as part of the Family Folk Funday program.

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Cheap Eats: Immm Rice is an edible education - Chicago Tribune

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 08:34 AM PDT


Chicago Tribune

Cheap Eats: Immm Rice is an edible education
Chicago Tribune
The specific offerings change daily, though the owners diligently announce the lineup each morning on Facebook. Just remember the restaurant's ... Just know a ringing heat follows, which soon builds to a sustained, pointed burn. Only on my own trip to ...

A LEIGH couple have scooped £1million with a national lottery scratchcard. - Echo

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 08:21 AM PDT


Echo

A LEIGH couple have scooped £1million with a national lottery scratchcard.
Echo
Still sitting in his van, he sent a picture to his brother ringing him to say he thought he'd won £1million. With his brother now saying it looked real Paul realised he'd better ring Camelot. He said: “By the time I'd been through the checking and ...

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Osborne under pressure from Tory MPs over disability benefit cuts - BBC News

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 07:16 AM PDT


BBC News

Osborne under pressure from Tory MPs over disability benefit cuts
BBC News
... benefit despite having "minimal-to-no" ongoing daily living extra costs. But disability campaigners say the changes will make it harder for some disabled people to qualify for the benefit and prevent people hit by other benefit cuts from living ...

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Marking 200 years of Town Hall - Selkirk Weekend Advertiser

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 06:18 AM PDT


Selkirk Weekend Advertiser

Marking 200 years of Town Hall
Selkirk Weekend Advertiser
Details of all upcoming events can be found on the KelsoConnections website (www.kelsoconnections.co.uk). Celebrations get underway on Saturday, March 26, from 10.45am, with the ringing of the Curfew bell. A small party, led by a Kelso town piper and ...

Robocalls: where is RoboCop? - We Live Security (blog)

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 05:59 AM PDT


We Live Security (blog)

Robocalls: where is RoboCop?
We Live Security (blog)
However, there are an awful lot of numbers that are misused for sales/spam/scam calls, and it's easy to change or spoof a caller ID. (Spoofing is a term used in this context when the caller ID appears to indicate a genuine and trustworthy ... Foss's ...

Stabilizing deteriorating St. Patrick's Church could cost less than expected - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 04:18 AM PDT


TheChronicleHerald.ca

Stabilizing deteriorating St. Patrick's Church could cost less than expected
TheChronicleHerald.ca
He said a full restoration is in the long-term plans for the 130-year-old Catholic church, but the structural upgrades needed now will cost between $700,000 and $800,000. “It is true that a full and complete restoration will cost in excess of $3 ...

Tower tours: Explore the secrets of a Redditch church - Redditch Standard

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 04:04 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Tower tours: Explore the secrets of a Redditch church
Redditch Standard
Children can enjoy an treasure trail, which may feature an Easter Egg or two, while the braver visitors can take a tour of the bell tower on the Saturday afternoon with bell ringers on hand to provide information. Visitors are welcome between 10am and ...

Oneview gains on first trading day in Australia - RTE.ie

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 03:53 AM PDT


RTE.ie

Oneview gains on first trading day in Australia
RTE.ie
Shares in Dublin-based healthcare firm Oneview closed higher in the first regular day of trading on Australia's stock exchange. The company, which provides software for hospitals, floated on the Australian Securities Exchange yesterday - the first ...

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Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 14 Recap: Change is... Good? - The Hollywood Gossip

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 03:33 AM PDT


The Hollywood Gossip

Grey's Anatomy Season 12 Episode 14 Recap: Change is... Good?
The Hollywood Gossip
In surgery, Callie suggested that perhaps Meredith never returned the hot man;s calls because she didn't hear the phone ringing. “Your ringer needs to be turned on,” Torres quipped. “You've been on vibrate for too long!” Did we mention how much we love ...

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Some of the region's finest food producers are heading to Durham Cathedral - ChronicleLive

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 12:40 AM PDT


ChronicleLive

Some of the region's finest food producers are heading to Durham Cathedral
ChronicleLive
The Northumbrian Association will lead its annual St Cuthbert's Day Walk, from St Mary's and St Cuthbert's Church in Chester-le-Street to Durham Cathedral, via Durham Market Place at approximately 1.30pm. Visitors to Durham Cathedral will be able to ...

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Art sale starting Saturday celebrates Port Townsend woman's lifetime of achievement - Peninsula Daily

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 12:39 AM PDT


Peninsula Daily

Art sale starting Saturday celebrates Port Townsend woman's lifetime of achievement
Peninsula Daily
She also performed as the frontwoman of Quasimodo & The Bellringers, backed by an instrumental trio and performing a combination of blues, jazz, poetry and humor. “If you listen to Quasimodo & The Bellringers, you'll really understand who Sandy was ...

Letters: Osborne's sugar tax is a money-making gimmick that will do nothing to combat child obesity - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 18 Mar 2016 12:02 AM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

Letters: Osborne's sugar tax is a money-making gimmick that will do nothing to combat child obesity
Telegraph.co.uk
SIR – Readers of The Ringing World are wondering about the fate of the great bell that was supplied by Whitechapel Bell Foundry for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games. I asked the Olympic Legacy Development Corporation what is to become ...

My Easter recollections - Times of Malta

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 11:42 PM PDT


Times of Malta

My Easter recollections
Times of Malta
By then the aroma coming from the borma, a mixture of spices and balm would already have permeated every angle of the church, still smelling of incense used during the procession with the Blessed Sacrament to the altar of repose. ... The vigil itself ...
Neighbourhood newsCraven Herald

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From the past - My Eastern Shore

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 09:18 PM PDT


From the past
My Eastern Shore
A dedication of the 25-bell carillon, which is being installed in St. Paul's Parish, Centreville, is planned for Easter morning, April 10. The instrument is known as an Arlington and is an exclusive development of Schulmerich Carillons Inc. of ... The ...

'Let Freedom Ring' initiative extended at historic Williamsburg church - Richmond Free Press

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 08:12 PM PDT


Richmond Free Press

'Let Freedom Ring' initiative extended at historic Williamsburg church
Richmond Free Press
In February, the historic church started by enslaved and free African-Americans commemorated its 240th anniversary with the kick off of the initiative “Let Freedom Ring: A Call to Healing a Nation.” People were invited to come to the church at 727 ...

Cuba: Fidel followers remain nervous of US thaw - BBC News

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 05:34 PM PDT


BBC News

Cuba: Fidel followers remain nervous of US thaw
BBC News
Inside, workers are busily installing new multi-media exhibits while outside a team of builders is laying the concrete patio and painting the museum entrance. The grand reopening is set for April, which marks the 55th anniversary of the landing on the ...

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Son visits to see carillon - New Zealand Herald

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 03:59 PM PDT


Son visits to see carillon
New Zealand Herald
The carillon is made up of 18 different-sized bells. It can be played manually via a keyboard under the tower or electronically to a pre-set tune. Businessman Rolf says his visit was prompted by his father's praise for New Zealand and Whanganui. "That ...

Real estate transactions March 21, 2016 - Bradenton Herald

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 02:33 PM PDT


Real estate transactions March 21, 2016
Bradenton Herald
$318,000 Rive Isle Associates LLC to Wilson Towers Properties LLC, Lot 149 River Wilderness, O.R. Book 02610 Page 3902, March 9. $315,000 ... $275,000 Bell John C to Miller Robert D, Miller Lynn L, Golf Pointe at Palm Aire Country Club Section 1 Unit V ...

St. Patrick's Church safe, can be stabilized for 'much less' than millions - MetroNews Canada

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 01:39 PM PDT


MetroNews Canada

St. Patrick's Church safe, can be stabilized for 'much less' than millions
MetroNews Canada
Archbishop Anthony Mancini and the Halifax-Yarmouth archdiocese said last Friday they were dismayed that the Roman Catholic church received a municipal heritage designation because it would drive up costs needed with the space's “unsafe” conditions ...

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Heywood Weekend 22-24 April

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 12:25 PM PDT

A festival commemorating 125 years since the creation of the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers by Sir Arthur P Heywood and the 100th anniversary of his death.

Holy Week and Easter services at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Westfield - NJ.com

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 08:24 AM PDT


NJ.com

Holy Week and Easter services at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Westfield
NJ.com
Plainsong chant is featured in this beautiful evening service that begins in darkness and with lighted candles being held by all who attend, ends in the light and joy of the Feast of the Resurrection with the pealing of the bells of St. Paul's and the ...
My Easter recollectionsTimes of Malta

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In a state wrought with racial tension, Jackie Robinson suited up for his first spring training game - PRI

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 07:55 AM PDT


PRI

In a state wrought with racial tension, Jackie Robinson suited up for his first spring training game
PRI
A white newspaper editor in Virginia warned that any attempt to change segregation laws would leave “hundreds, if not thousands, killed and amicable race relations set back for decades. ... “When I went to sleep, the applause was still ringing in my ...

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St. Patrick's Church Restoration Society doesn't fear heritage designation - CBC.ca

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 07:42 AM PDT


CBC.ca

St. Patrick's Church Restoration Society doesn't fear heritage designation
CBC.ca
Between the society and the parish, Murphy said they already have a third of that raised. Murphy attended an inspection with two experienced engineers on Wednesday. They went all the way to the top of the bell tower structure and he expects a written ...

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Archive: When Nuneaton was blessed by the gentle Savage - Nuneaton News

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 05:19 AM PDT


Archive: When Nuneaton was blessed by the gentle Savage
Nuneaton News
ONE dismal autumn day almost a century-and-a-half ago, the mournful toll of a single bell rang out from the ancient tower of St Nicolas Parish Church. The bell's melancholy tone announced the passing of an enlightened and compassionate .... Hon, Canon ...

Neighbourhood news - Craven Herald

Posted: 17 Mar 2016 01:48 AM PDT


Craven Herald

Neighbourhood news
Craven Herald
School news: Cracoe class (class two) enjoyed a visit to St. Mary's Church, during which they got to play the organ and ring the bell. ..... At 4.15pm Holy Trinity's bellringers will ring a quarter peal and then at 5pm, there is a Family Communion ...

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Dundee derby: Just another game for United - but it's huge - Evening Telegraph

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 11:10 PM PDT


Evening Telegraph

Dundee derby: Just another game for United - but it's huge
Evening Telegraph
“That doesn't change the fact we didn't defend the ball into the box well enough. Decisions go against you ... If we could have done that, the alarm bells would have been ringing for them and they might have started to feel the pressure.” Despite that ...

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Satirical News: Man who rings Wilson cupola bell is exhausted - The Breeze

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 06:38 PM PDT


Satirical News: Man who rings Wilson cupola bell is exhausted
The Breeze
For years, the sound of bells chiming has been heard every hour on the hour throughout Harrisonburg and has become a sound that's an ingrained part of the landscape. The bell inside the cupola perched atop Wilson Hall is an iconic symbol of JMU's ...

Brant Broughton, Lincs

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 05:00 PM PDT

Rehanging delayed due to spire repairs

West Huntspill, Chair Ring, Som

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 05:00 PM PDT

Flag added: tenor not heaviest bell of the ring

Holy Week Servicesat Faith Lutheran - TAPinto.net

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 02:26 PM PDT


Holy Week Servicesat Faith Lutheran
TAPinto.net
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence invites area residents to each of its liturgical services during Holy Week. On Passion or Palm Sunday, March 20, two Eucharistic liturgies will be conducted, one at 8:30 a.m. and the other at ...

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Traveling historical panels to be unveiled - C&G Newspapers

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 12:28 PM PDT


C&G Newspapers

Traveling historical panels to be unveiled
C&G Newspapers
Our School History is an ongoing project of the Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society, formerly known as Call of the Peal of the Bell. In 2011, the West Bloomfield Board of Education voted to honor former Principal Kathy Sheiko by changing the ...

Pretty Little Liars Season 6 finale recap, a blast from the past - melty.com

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 12:02 PM PDT


People Magazine

Pretty Little Liars Season 6 finale recap, a blast from the past
melty.com
The phone then rings and when Alison answers her mother's voice frighteningly asks: "Did you miss me?" Emily and Aria come over to ... The episode ends with Hanna, knocked out, being dragged at the top of the church's bell tower. To you think Hanna ...
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'Pretty Little Liars' Recap: 'Hush, Hush, Sweet Liars'TheCelebrityCafe.com
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Polls: Trump Chances Great In 5-State Romp; Hillary OK, Too - Western Queens Gazette

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 10:56 AM PDT


Polls: Trump Chances Great In 5-State Romp; Hillary OK, Too
Western Queens Gazette
Lastly, Vallone said, in College Point, the First Reformed Church and Sunday School of College Point was also being considered for a landmark designation. However, it was strongly opposed by the owners and parish and was also voted down by Community ...

My Top 10 Britain Bucket List - 2016 Edition - Top 10 Things I Want To See and Do in Britain - What's On Yours? - Anglotopia.net

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 10:19 AM PDT


Anglotopia.net

My Top 10 Britain Bucket List - 2016 Edition - Top 10 Things I Want To See and Do in Britain - What's On Yours?
Anglotopia.net
Climbing the tower that houses Big Ben (the bell not the clock) is very rarely allowed for people who don't live in the UK. So, to be able to climb the tower and go momentarily deaf as the bells ring is a treat reserved for few people. Hopefully I can ...

Westport's Pledge to the Oceans During 'Earth Hour' this Saturday - Afloat

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 08:59 AM PDT


Westport's Pledge to the Oceans During 'Earth Hour' this Saturday
Afloat
This Saturday, 19th March at 8.30pm, churches around the country will ring their bells to mark Earth Hour and call their parishioners to switch off their lights. Westport Smarter Travel has decided to turn the occasion into a community celebration ...

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Curiosity and passion open doors for pianist and composer John Franek - News at Rider

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 07:28 AM PDT


News at Rider

Curiosity and passion open doors for pianist and composer John Franek
News at Rider
In July, Franek will be the pianist for the world premiere of his Concerto for Keyboard and Strings with the Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey. At Westminster, Franek is a member of the Westminster Concert Bell Choir, and his curiosity about the ...

Bells at St Giles' Parish Church in Wrexham fall silent for urgent repairs - LeaderLive

Posted: 16 Mar 2016 04:28 AM PDT


LeaderLive

Bells at St Giles' Parish Church in Wrexham fall silent for urgent repairs
LeaderLive
ICONIC town centre bells are set to fall silent – but only for a few weeks. Work on maintaining the bells at St Giles' Parish Church in Wrexham began yester
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