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Erickson to lead Side Lake's Fourth procession - Hibbing Daily Tribune

Posted: 03 Jul 2016 04:06 AM PDT


Hibbing Daily Tribune

Erickson to lead Side Lake's Fourth procession
Hibbing Daily Tribune
“It never occurred to me,” he said. The Half-Fast Marching Band still plays every year and invites all — talented or not — banner carriers, pot and pan players, horn players, cow bell ringers or fun seekers to join. Erickson's daughter, Sue Gielen ...

Anti-Free Speech Laws Force Right-wing Activists Into Hiding Abroad - Breitbart News

Posted: 03 Jul 2016 02:22 AM PDT


Breitbart News

Anti-Free Speech Laws Force Right-wing Activists Into Hiding Abroad
Breitbart News
... our church bells fall silent for want of priests”. Journalist Nicolas Henin, who was held hostage by ISIS in Syria from 2013 to 2014 “discovered this to his cost” according to Le Monde. In February Henin filed a complaint against a “foul article ...

Parish church's award-winning floral display - Sleaford Today

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 11:39 PM PDT


Sleaford Today

Parish church's award-winning floral display
Sleaford Today
Entitled 'Open Church' and created by Karen Barnes and a team of Interflora florists, the floral installation stood at over five metres tall, reflecting the elegant architecture of a church's exterior and interior, inspired by the firm's local St Denys ...

The Next Page: Bells of distinction at Southminster Presbyterian Church - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 09:03 PM PDT


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Next Page: Bells of distinction at Southminster Presbyterian Church
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The bells were dedicated Oct. 5, 2002, his first day on the job. While the bells were regularly rung after that for practices and services, the first “peal” — a complex pattern of ringing that Mr. Morrison said may involve “5,000 different ...

Glossop, Derbys

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

PN amended (was Wed); SatNav destn added (on street parking)

Manchester, Barlow Moor, Gr Man

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Indication of simulator removed (ch website incorrect)

Message in a bottle - The Statesman

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 03:44 PM PDT


The Statesman

Message in a bottle
The Statesman
A 173-year-old time capsule and granite foundation stone of Singapore's oldest Catholic Church have been unearthed, in what experts describe as a “rare discovery”. Contractors ... Contractors chanced upon the artefacts after a pediment below the ...

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New Eagle Scouts in Utah Valley for July 3 - Daily Herald

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 02:09 PM PDT


New Eagle Scouts in Utah Valley for July 3
Daily Herald
Spencer Bartholomew, 16, of Springville. Helped at the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Museum by taking down pictures, moving large artifacts, repairing walls, prepping and repainting them, and then cleaning and rehanging pictures. Dalin Arave, 16, of Lehi.

The history of King and Church - Toronto Sun

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 11:55 AM PDT


Toronto Sun

The history of King and Church
Toronto Sun
The first set of bells was installed in 1865 with the present set of 12 change-ringing bells installed in 1997. This intersection also has an interesting transportation heritage. The very first city streetcar route travelled through the intersection ...

Hidden Gems: The Church of 8 Wheels - KQED

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 08:39 AM PDT


KQED

Hidden Gems: The Church of 8 Wheels
KQED
As he pulls it, the church bell on the other end chimes and resonates across this central San Francisco neighborhood. It's 7 o'clock on a Friday night. Then the music begins. But instead of hearing hymns, I hear disco. That's because I'm at the Church ...

Free outdoor carillon bells concert series at Norwich University - WCAX

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 05:28 AM PDT


Free outdoor carillon bells concert series at Norwich University
WCAX
Guests are also invited to tour the bell tower and view a demonstration of the instrument. A full list of performances will be up on our website. Also, on Monday, Eva McKend learns how to play the carillon and delves into the special history of the bells.

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Spirits lifted by bells ringing - Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 05:05 AM PDT


Spirits lifted by bells ringing
Hastings and St. Leonards Observer
I am told it was quite fortuitous that the bells of All Saints Church, Old Town, not often rung, were pealing merrily last Friday morning. It was a separate event, not connected with the main news of the day. Yet my spirits were much uplifted by the ...

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Kidderminster youngsters in fine voice to support hospice - Evesham Journal

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 04:20 AM PDT


Evesham Journal

Kidderminster youngsters in fine voice to support hospice
Evesham Journal
PUPILS from a Kidderminster primary school hit the high notes and helped raise money for charity with a performance at the Town Hall. A Choir from St Ambrose School entertained family and friends with songs such as Skyfall, Let It Go and Roar during ...

House Beautiful: Grounded by stone in Cowichan - Times Colonist

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 02:44 AM PDT


Times Colonist

House Beautiful: Grounded by stone in Cowichan
Times Colonist
On this day, Naomi was wearing a mother-of-pearl pendant, moonstone ring and iridescent labradorite earrings. The Kunerts have collected materials from local riverbeds and B.C. quarries, as well as farther afield, from places such as California and ...

Bellringers' salute to war hero predecessors - The Courier

Posted: 02 Jul 2016 12:44 AM PDT


The Courier

Bellringers' salute to war hero predecessors
The Courier
Dundee Society of Bellringers played a heartfelt “quarter peel” in commemoration of 11 historical members of the club who fought and survived the bloody battle. Members of the ... “It means we can link the ringers of 100 years ago with the ringers of ...

Garfield: quicker than a day trip and just as fun - MyStatesman.com

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 10:26 PM PDT


MyStatesman.com

Garfield: quicker than a day trip and just as fun
MyStatesman.com
It might not quite merit the label “day trip.” Perhaps “jaunt” or “outing” better describes hopping in the car and driving about 30 minutes from Central Austin to a stretch around Texas 71 known as Garfield. There, visitors can stop at a lovely church ...

Tseitlin, Gerpe, Farmer: an impressive musical trio - San Diego Jewish World

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 06:48 PM PDT


San Diego Jewish World

Tseitlin, Gerpe, Farmer: an impressive musical trio
San Diego Jewish World
There was a jig-like tune in the violin and an interesting pizzicato section, all following the storyline of the well-regulated Dutch village, disrupted by the outsider, a fiddler, who climbed the bell tower, attacked the belfry-man and rang the bell ...

Tower tender has tender spot in his heart for clockworks - Worcester Telegram

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 05:36 PM PDT


Worcester Telegram

Tower tender has tender spot in his heart for clockworks
Worcester Telegram
when it didn't dutifully chime. In addition to Webster, Mr. Vassale said he continues to take care of clock towers in Lunenburg, Marlboro and Falmouth, as well as a Catholic church in Monson, a congregational church in Newton and a couple other clock ...

The blasphemy of Abinadi - Idaho State Journal

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 05:29 PM PDT


Idaho State Journal

The blasphemy of Abinadi
Idaho State Journal
Abinadi's last words ring like the peal of a bell down through the centuries — “O God, receive my soul.” What could Abinadi have taught that would warrant such a cruel punishment? What was the blasphemy of Abinadi that justified his murder? He taught ...

Religion events from around the Washington area - Washington Post

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 02:13 PM PDT


Religion events from around the Washington area
Washington Post
Non-parishioners attend for free. Donations are welcome. Volunteers will find lots of opportunities with crafts, stories, cooking and just plain fun play. Hours can be as little or as much as you wish. Registration forms: http://ccpk.org/vacation-bible ...

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Battle of the Somme: Courage and sacrifice of fallen recalled - Irish Times

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 12:02 PM PDT


Irish Times

Battle of the Somme: Courage and sacrifice of fallen recalled
Irish Times
The Prince of Wales and his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, First Minister of Northern Ireland Arlene Foster and Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers represented the British government at the Ulster Tower. Alan McFarland, the ... An ...

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Lessons of past etched in Balangiga - Inquirer.net

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 10:27 AM PDT


Inquirer.net

Lessons of past etched in Balangiga
Inquirer.net
“This gesture will be completed if they return the bells just like what they did in La Union,” Campanero said. Last month, the United States returned a bell taken from a church in La Union in 1901, the same year that the American forces took the ...

Gameday Through The Eyes of a Saddle Tramp - Viva The Matadors (blog)

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 10:02 AM PDT


Viva The Matadors (blog)

Gameday Through The Eyes of a Saddle Tramp
Viva The Matadors (blog)
We ring our cowbells on the field one last time as the Red Raiders head to the locker room. We gather up all of our items and head back up the tunnel. All that's left to do, is head to the bell tower to celebrate another win as the victory bells ring ...

Restoration work continues at Mt. Lebanon's St. Bernard Church - The Almanac

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 08:10 AM PDT


Restoration work continues at Mt. Lebanon's St. Bernard Church
The Almanac
“I'm happy to say that we've accomplished a lot in these seven years,” he said. “We've restored the bell tower, and we've also pointed the exterior transepts of the church on either side.” The contractor for the restoration project, Raimondo Inc. of ...

One hundred years ago today the bloodiest day in British military history begun - Leicester Mercury

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 04:37 AM PDT


Leicester Mercury

One hundred years ago today the bloodiest day in British military history begun
Leicester Mercury
A service at the cathedral was being held at 10am today, which was to be preceded by a half-muffled quarter peal of the cathedral's bells and was to conclude with a two-minute silence at 11am. There will also be a poppy drop. The service was to ...

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Battle of the Somme anniversary: Story of 'heroic' Private Nelson Griffin who saved commander's life - Gloucestershire Live

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 04:27 AM PDT


Battle of the Somme anniversary: Story of 'heroic' Private Nelson Griffin who saved commander's life
Gloucestershire Live
He was very keen on music, singing in the Coaley Church choir as well as being a member of the local Bellringers Association. He also played in Uley Brass Band and Lister's own works band. On December 27 1914, responding to Lord Kitchener's call for ...

Anniversary of darkest day - Blackpool Gazette

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 03:04 AM PDT


Blackpool Gazette

Anniversary of darkest day
Blackpool Gazette
... Anderton of the Lancashire Fusiliers and Private Bert Hurst of the Loyal North Lancs Regiment – will be remembered, as has been customary 100 years on from the deaths of First World war victims – by a quarter peal of bells at St Annes Parish Church.

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Newcastle remembers Somme war heroes in poignant ceremonies in the city - ChronicleLive

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 02:40 AM PDT


ChronicleLive

Newcastle remembers Somme war heroes in poignant ceremonies in the city
ChronicleLive
And at 10am, the cathedral's bells rang out across the city for one hour to mark all the bell-ringers who died in the conflict. On the hour, every hour today, The Last Post will be sounded at the Cathedral, followed by a reading from the pulpit and ...

Green Plaque to honour William Cotton - LoughboroughEcho.net

Posted: 01 Jul 2016 01:28 AM PDT


LoughboroughEcho.net

Green Plaque to honour William Cotton
LoughboroughEcho.net
William Cotton's plaque joins others in Loughborough which commemorate the Bell Foundry, Sunloch the racehorse, and Ladybird Books at Angel Yard. Coun Lewis said the council “will now work hard to get these next six plaques installed,” and he is ...

Local men killed and wounded at the Somme - Ballymena Times

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 11:33 PM PDT


Ballymena Times

Local men killed and wounded at the Somme
Ballymena Times
Rfn. George Hanna RIR (CAV) wounded is a son of Mr. George Hanna, James Street, Harryville, He was an employee in Kane‚s Foundry and was a member of the Harryville Coy. UVF. Rfn. William Dempster RIR (CAV) wounded is a ... Rfn. John Bell, RIR (CAV) is ...

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Moving tributes to the heroes of battle - The Argus

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 10:49 PM PDT


Moving tributes to the heroes of battle
The Argus
Church bells rang out across Sussex with a full peal at Chichester Cathedral from 1pm for three hours. First World War re-enactors, boards telling stories of the casualties and artefacts were all part of events at Brighton Museum. Historian Chris ...

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Bells return to medieval Hereford church after repair work - Hereford Times

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 10:11 PM PDT


Hereford Times

Bells return to medieval Hereford church after repair work
Hereford Times
BELLS have returned to a medieval Hereford church following repair work which cost thousands of pounds. The tower and spire of All Saints church in the city centre is home to a ring of eight bells – cast at the famous Gloucester foundry by Thomas ...

Fourth of July 2016 events - Southeast Missourian

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 10:00 PM PDT


Fourth of July 2016 events
Southeast Missourian
A special train ride will be held in celebration of Independence Day from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern Railway, 252 E. Jackson Blvd. in Jackson. The train ride will include special musical entertainment and activities ...

The Battle of the Somme: Newcastle remembers the Fallen 100 years on - ITV News

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 09:25 PM PDT


ITV News

The Battle of the Somme: Newcastle remembers the Fallen 100 years on
ITV News
Readers will include members of The Royal British Legion (Northumbria), Cathedral clergy and John Grundy. · At 10.00am, the cathedral's bells will be rung for one hour to mark all those bellringers who died in the conflict. · At 7.00pm a service will ...

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Dover events light up Fourth of July - Delaware State News

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 08:35 PM PDT


Delaware State News

Dover events light up Fourth of July
Delaware State News
“Independence Day is a great holiday for us to organize events,” said Sarah Zimmerman, director of First State Heritage Park. “Delaware has a strong ... Christ Episcopal Church, on South State and Water streets, will be the site of a patriotic ...

Event guide. What's on in Marlborough this week - Marlborough Express

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 06:12 PM PDT


Marlborough Express

Event guide. What's on in Marlborough this week
Marlborough Express
Talk Series: Pest Control workshop with Mike Bell. 2pm, Wairau Rowing Club ... The Foundry behind the Wesley Centre. .... Dance Club: Ballroom and social 7.30pm, Nurses Recreation Hall, Taylor Pass Rd, Marilyn 5795427 or Margaret 5787323. Clay Target ...

Northland Fourth of July Festivities - FOX 21 Online

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 04:09 PM PDT


FOX 21 Online

Northland Fourth of July Festivities
FOX 21 Online
Monday July 4th: Pancake Breakfast, Tower Civic Center 8 - 10:30 a.m. $5 Sponsored by the Tower Women's Civic Improvement Club & Lake Vermilion Cultural Center, AFTER THE PARADE Coffee & Cake served at the Tower Civic Center in honor of Parade Marshals ...

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Sussex remembers 366 dead from Somme diversion battle - BBC News

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 08:55 AM PDT


Sussex remembers 366 dead from Somme diversion battle
BBC News
Bells are being run in churches across East and West Sussex, with the first peal at Chichester Cathedral. Services are being held in Sussex and Richebourg, where about 150 people have gathered, and in Worthing, a commemoration stone was unveiled in ...

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The Destroyer - Down East

Posted: 30 Jun 2016 08:02 AM PDT

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