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Carillon festival draws music fans to Springfield park - The Southern

Posted: 05 Jun 2016 01:30 PM PDT


Carillon festival draws music fans to Springfield park
The Southern
... became director of the Rees Carillon in October. Players from Australia and Belgium are expected to perform. The Rees Carillon has 67 cast bronze bells that are tuned and played with a keyboard. The instrument in Springfield is among the world's ...

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Carillon festival draws music fans to Springfield park - Charlotte Observer

Posted: 05 Jun 2016 01:23 PM PDT


Carillon festival draws music fans to Springfield park
Charlotte Observer
... became director of the Rees Carillon in October. Players from Australia and Belgium are expected to perform. The Rees Carillon has 67 cast bronze bells that are tuned and played with a keyboard. The instrument in Springfield is among the world's ...

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Marian apparition approved in Argentina - Catholic Online

Posted: 05 Jun 2016 10:36 AM PDT


Catholic Online

Marian apparition approved in Argentina
Catholic Online
It was in the belfry of the diocesan cathedral. The statue in question was of the Mother of God holding the Child Jesus. It had been brought from Rome after it was blessed by Pope Leo XIII. Following the Virgin's instructions, it was found in the bell ...

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Livin' and Dion: Hello chief of staff; goodbye friend? - Wicked Local Westport

Posted: 05 Jun 2016 08:23 AM PDT


Livin' and Dion: Hello chief of staff; goodbye friend?
Wicked Local Westport
I wrote a story about the computerized church bells at St. Michael's and St. Joseph's. I can hear St. Joseph's bells from my house. It's a wonderful sound, a sound that belongs in a city. — A popular complaint in Fall River is, “The city has too many ...

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Bells ring out in town to welcome the new Mayor - Morpeth Herald

Posted: 05 Jun 2016 08:03 AM PDT


Morpeth Herald

Bells ring out in town to welcome the new Mayor
Morpeth Herald
Bells ring out in town to welcome the new Mayor. The eight people who rang the Mayor's Peal in Morpeth are pictured with Coun Andrew Tebbutt and Coun Alison Byard. 15:55 Sunday 05 June 2016. 0. Have your say. Ringers from across the North East ...

Members of Troop 606 earn Eagle Scout rank - ABC Newspapers

Posted: 05 Jun 2016 07:49 AM PDT


ABC Newspapers

Members of Troop 606 earn Eagle Scout rank
ABC Newspapers
He achieved the four ranks of Cub Scouts while participating in many activities such as wreath sales, bell ringing, and camporees. After achieving his arrow of light in 2009, he joined Troop 606. After six years of completing merit badges and projects, ...

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Duran Duran play BBC Music Day finale - Mo4ch News (press release) (blog)

Posted: 05 Jun 2016 01:10 AM PDT


Mo4ch News (press release) (blog)

Duran Duran play BBC Music Day finale
Mo4ch News (press release) (blog)
Pop stars Duran Duran have brought the curtain down on BBC Music Day, which has seen concerts in libraries, on bridges and in bell towers. The band headlined a show at Cornwall's Eden Project, opening with Paper Gods, the title track of their latest album.

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Showcase events offer something for everyone - Examiner Enterprise

Posted: 04 Jun 2016 10:39 PM PDT


Examiner Enterprise

Showcase events offer something for everyone
Examiner Enterprise
There will also be concerts from smoky baritone Jonathan Roll, flutist Suzanne Ortiz, the bell-ringers of First Presbyterian Church, early music ensemble Pro Musica Tulsae, southern gospel with The New Tulsans Gospel Quartet, bluegrass from ...

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United Presbyterian Church in Sackets Harbor celebrating bicentennial - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Posted: 04 Jun 2016 09:38 PM PDT


United Presbyterian Church in Sackets Harbor celebrating bicentennial
WatertownDailyTimes.com
Seventy-seven steps up a winding iron staircase reach the church tower, which consists of a clock and mechanisms to manually play the church's chimes, which are located one floor up in the steeple, where there's also a large bell. The sounds of both ...

WXXI Radio & TV Wins 4 Associated Press Awards - WXXI News

Posted: 04 Jun 2016 08:16 PM PDT


WXXI Radio & TV Wins 4 Associated Press Awards
WXXI News
WXXI Radio and TV won four news awards Saturday night at the New York Associated Press Association annual banquet in Saratoga Springs. WXXI Radio won 1st place for Spot News for coverage of the Genesee Street shootings. WXXI-TV- Reporter ...

GO GUIDE: View creative and colorful artwork - The Patriot Ledger

Posted: 04 Jun 2016 12:27 PM PDT


The Patriot Ledger

GO GUIDE: View creative and colorful artwork
The Patriot Ledger
Re-enactors and musicians will recreate the life a colonial soldier from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Alden House Historic Site, 105 Alden St., Duxbury. Includes talk by historian Patrick Browne at "Tea, Tories, and the Almost Battle of ... Hyannis Sound ...

Pit stop in Prague - Kamloops This Week

Posted: 04 Jun 2016 08:07 AM PDT


Kamloops This Week

Pit stop in Prague
Kamloops This Week
Even on grey days, the pinnacle gives a pretty panorama of the city's red roof tops, church steeples and winding river. ... With craned necks, we witnessed the Walk of the Apostles, an entertaining display marked by moving sculptures and ringing bells.

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United it stands - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Posted: 04 Jun 2016 07:35 AM PDT


Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

United it stands
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS JUNE 4-5 - In this Thursday, May 19, 2016 photo, Adam Gibson, 12, laughs as he rings the church bell in The Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center on Thursday, May 19, 2016 in Post Falls, Idaho. (Jake Parrish/Coeur D'Alene ...

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A Marian apparition has been approved in Argentina - and it's a big deal - Catholic News Agency

Posted: 04 Jun 2016 04:18 AM PDT


Catholic News Agency

A Marian apparition has been approved in Argentina - and it's a big deal
Catholic News Agency
It was in the belfry of the diocesan cathedral. The statue in question was of the Mother of God holding the Child Jesus. It had been brought from Rome after it was blessed by Pope Leo XIII. Following the Virgin's instructions, it was found in the bell ...

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United it stands - Idaho Statesman

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 11:31 PM PDT


United it stands
Idaho Statesman
For about 120 years, that building has played a vital role in the community, as a church, as a community project and now as a thriving center for arts and culture. With its original architecture and eye-catching bell tower peering out over the city of ...

Diamond anniversary for Norfolk clergyman - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 11:16 PM PDT


Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Diamond anniversary for Norfolk clergyman
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
A congregation of 200 people from Yorkshire and Norfolk joined Canon Long at West Runton Church, near Cromer, to celebrate the 60th anniversary of that date at a service where the Bishop of Norwich presided and preached. Born in Leicester, Canon Long ...

Remember When: The Baptists' bells - Andalusia Star-News

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 11:03 PM PDT


Remember When: The Baptists' bells
Andalusia Star-News
In 1959 when the new First Baptist Church building was being built in the residential district on East Three-Notch Street, Deacon Speller Moates discussed with Deacon Leamon Cook, father of Donald Cook, as they stood on the steps of the old church ...

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Posted: 03 Jun 2016 07:40 PM PDT


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Rethink College Park (blog)
It is supposed to be a belfry but it has no bell. Not even a painted one. It is the tallest point ... The implementation of better public art would mean a lot more to our community than painting a bell inside that fake tower. Good public art provides a ...

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Duran Duran bring the curtain down on BBC Music Day - BBC News

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 03:24 PM PDT


BBC News

Duran Duran bring the curtain down on BBC Music Day
BBC News
A UK-wide bell-ringing event took place at 19:00 BST, with more than 180 church towers ringing simultaneously, including Bristol and Manchester cathedral and smaller parish churches such as Saint Francis Xavier's in Liverpool and St Mary's in Turville ...

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A Flock of Rotary Phones Chirps and Purrs in a Brooklyn Basement - Hyperallergic

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 02:45 PM PDT


Hyperallergic

A Flock of Rotary Phones Chirps and Purrs in a Brooklyn Basement
Hyperallergic
The phones are ringing off the hook in the basement of IDIO Gallery, and no one is answering them. As part of its Soundlab series, curated by Maria Chavez, the Brooklyn art space is currently presenting Western Electric Nº1, an installation of 15 ...

St. Joseph School recognizes faculty, staff - Log Cabin Democrat

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 02:26 PM PDT


St. Joseph School recognizes faculty, staff
Log Cabin Democrat
St. Joseph School recently recogized multiple faculty and staff members for their service to the school over the years. Similar stories from TheCabin.net. Students, faculty attend STEM event · St. Joseph High School students volunteer as bell ringers.

Scientists Might Have Figured Out How to Stop You From Binge Eating - Munchies_ Food by VICE

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 01:06 PM PDT


Munchies_ Food by VICE

Scientists Might Have Figured Out How to Stop You From Binge Eating
Munchies_ Food by VICE
Similar to the happy hour bell ringing, then. However, when researchers used a biological technique known as optogenetics to temporarily dull the rats' neurons, they found that “the rats were less likely to pull the sugar lever,” and “when they did ...

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Home News Canada On this tiny Montreal island, Christians, Muslims and Jews pray under the... - Canadian Jewish News (blog)

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 11:06 AM PDT


Home News Canada On this tiny Montreal island, Christians, Muslims and Jews pray under the...
Canadian Jewish News (blog)
This harmonious coexistence, which Rabbi Itkin thinks is unparalleled in the world, started when church warden Roger Légaré last fall approached an observant Jewish real estate developer to build a bell tower. Samuel Gewurz, a part owner of the land ...

Lightning awed - Winnipeg Free Press

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 11:01 AM PDT


Winnipeg Free Press

Lightning awed
Winnipeg Free Press
Hundreds of church bell-ringers were killed over the centuries thanks to the mistaken belief that ringing the bells would ward off lightning. On Aug. ... Well, no, because in June 1934 lightning lashed down on the cemetery and smashed a tombstone to ...

See Italy Like The Locals Do - Huffington Post Canada

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 10:07 AM PDT


Huffington Post Canada

See Italy Like The Locals Do
Huffington Post Canada
Listen to church bells peal out over the Piazza del Duomo in Amalfi, relax in sundrenched Praiano, buy lemons from a roadside stall in family-friendly Maiori, catch a boat to a hidden cove from the beach in wee Erchie (where we base our stays, at the ...

Top 4 student experiences for engineering students at Curtin University - Study International News

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 08:13 AM PDT


Study International News

Top 4 student experiences for engineering students at Curtin University
Study International News
Of her favourite local sights, she mentioned the Bell Tower, also known as the Swan Bells, which is one of Perth's must-see attractions. The Bell Tower is a set of 18 bells hanging in a specially-built 82.5 metres-high copper and glass campanile ...

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Hospital promotes interfaith harmony - gulfnews.com

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 08:03 AM PDT


gulfnews.com

Hospital promotes interfaith harmony
gulfnews.com
It has a mosque and a church on its premises, and the call for prayer and church bells chime side by side. Sidra Mashee has been working in the hospital as a nurse for the past 20 years. She believes the institute contributes greatly to peace and ...

Your article: American family retrace Yorkshire roots - Pocklington Post

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 06:06 AM PDT


Pocklington Post

Your article: American family retrace Yorkshire roots
Pocklington Post
... came to York with his wife, Deanna, and daughter, Jennifer, as part of a European tour, which was followed by a stopover in the far East on the return journey to the U.S. And one of the features of the trip was to climb up Pocklington church tower ...

Church fined for 4am services - AOL Money UK

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 04:32 AM PDT


AOL Money UK

Church fined for 4am services
AOL Money UK
However, after months of broken nights for locals, Iyun has finally been prosecuted at Basildon magistrates' court, where he was found guilty of breaching a noise abatement notice. ... Most commonly, it's a case of objections to church bells - but not ...

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Two programs show patriotism - Lexington Dispatch

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 04:19 AM PDT


Two programs show patriotism
Lexington Dispatch
The orchestra, the choir, the bell ringers and the cast of actors all were delightful. I have been to other shows and have to say that I was captivated by the entire entourage. I so want to thank the pastor and the church for inviting me to attend. As ...

How did 80s icons Bucks Fizz end up playing the Brexit gig? 9:43AM - Glamour.com

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 02:46 AM PDT


Glamour.com

How did 80s icons Bucks Fizz end up playing the Brexit gig? 9:43AM
Glamour.com
There comes the sound of a bell ringing and someone saying in a high-pitched Cockney accent "Last orders, please" even though it is 4.37pm on a Wednesday. The voice is clearly Nigel Farage impersonating Barbara Windsor. Cheryl speaks first. The noise ...

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How Mark Zuckerberg Led Facebook's War to Crush Google Plus - Vanity Fair

Posted: 03 Jun 2016 02:31 AM PDT


Vanity Fair

How Mark Zuckerberg Led Facebook's War to Crush Google Plus
Vanity Fair
By imprinting this vision on his disciples, Zuckerberg founded the church of a new religion. All the .... For those in the user-facing side of Facebook, it meant thinking twice on a code change amid the constant, hell-for-leather dash to ship some new ...

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Beauty and history at a bargain in Prague - Alaska Dispatch News

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 09:25 PM PDT


Alaska Dispatch News

Beauty and history at a bargain in Prague
Alaska Dispatch News
Visitors to Prague can take advantage of a happy accident: a gold mine of cultural riches available at a wonderful exchange rate. Accommodations, transportation and meals are a bargain. You'll have plenty of Czech crowns, or "korunas," left over for ...

Dorset bellringing team strike the right note - Blackmore Vale Magazine

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 07:03 PM PDT


Blackmore Vale Magazine

Dorset bellringing team strike the right note
Blackmore Vale Magazine
The winning band together with Rev Justin Pottinger, vicar of the Red Post Benefice, outside Morden church. They are (left to right and Morden ringers unless noted otherwise): Rob Brenton, Debbie Phipps (Lytchett Matravers), Ben Duke (conductor), Lynne ...

Posto's Postcard: Getting 'Loud' in Museums - CKWS

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 03:25 PM PDT


Posto's Postcard: Getting 'Loud' in Museums
CKWS
It's called “Loud Day”. And that pretty much tells the story. This Saturday — a number of Kingston Museums are getting “Loud” with music makers, balloon busters, rock cutters and bell ringers. Here's Newswatch's Mike Postovit. Loud enough. That's the ...

Five things to know about this year's Carillon Festival at Washington Park - The State Journal-Register

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 01:26 PM PDT


The State Journal-Register

Five things to know about this year's Carillon Festival at Washington Park
The State Journal-Register
The carillon has 67 stationary cast bronze bells that are chromatically tuned and played manually with a keyboard. The festival is presented by the Springfield Park District with the support of The Rees Carillon Society and The Carillon Belles, a group ...

'We must never forget' - Johnston Sun Rise

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 10:33 AM PDT


Johnston Sun Rise

'We must never forget'
Johnston Sun Rise
There were many times during Saturday's ceremony, which was held under a slight breeze that kept Old Glory outstretched, when tears trickled down the faces of young and old alike. Several came at the outset when Richard S. Tamburini, ... Gary W ...

The Pretty Little Liars Season 7 Trailer 100% Asks More Questions Than It Answers - Capital FM

Posted: 02 Jun 2016 06:44 AM PDT

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