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The CCCBR President's blog

Posted: 22 May 2016 08:50 AM PDT

Chris Mew's May post is now online.

King - Korth - The Times and Democrat

Posted: 22 May 2016 05:18 AM PDT


The Times and Democrat

King - Korth
The Times and Democrat
Doris Bryant King from Charleston, South Carolina and Kevin David Korth from Hinckley, Illinois, were married on Saturday the 21st of May, 2016 in Charleston, South Carolina at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. The nuptial mass was performed by ...

Citywide bell-ringing for Harvard graduation - Wicked Local Cambridge

Posted: 22 May 2016 05:02 AM PDT


Citywide bell-ringing for Harvard graduation
Wicked Local Cambridge
The bell in the Memorial Church tower, for years the only bell to acknowledge the festival rites of commencement day, will be joined by the pealing of the set of bells cast to replace the original 17-bell Russian zvon of Lowell House that was returned ...

'I should have been a coward': Brave mum dubbed the 'Angel of Woolwich' who bravely confronted Lee Rigby's killers ... - The Sun

Posted: 22 May 2016 03:16 AM PDT


The Sun

'I should have been a coward': Brave mum dubbed the 'Angel of Woolwich' who bravely confronted Lee Rigby's killers ...
The Sun
A BRAVE mum dubbed the 'Angel of Woolwich' has revealed her life has been ruined after confronting Lee Rigby's killers, sobbing: “I should have been a coward”. Ingrid Loyau-Kennett says she regrets standing face-to-face with the crazed cleaver-wielding ...

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Investasi NASA Menuju Mars, Futuristik nan Menggelitik - National Geographic

Posted: 21 May 2016 11:44 PM PDT


National Geographic

Investasi NASA Menuju Mars, Futuristik nan Menggelitik
National Geographic
NASA ingin menempatkan manusia di Mars pada tahun 2030-an, untuk mewujudkannya NASA mungkin akan mengambil beberapa langkah yang bisa dibilang gila. Investasi NASA Menuju Mars, Futuristik nan Menggelitik Jika keluar kubah ini, para anggota ...

Bocah dengan Kepala Miring 180 Derajat Ini Akhirnya Dioperasi - National Geographic

Posted: 21 May 2016 10:45 PM PDT


National Geographic

Bocah dengan Kepala Miring 180 Derajat Ini Akhirnya Dioperasi
National Geographic
Mahendra Ahirwar menderita miopati kongenital, kelainan ini membuat otot-otot di lehernya sangat lemah sehingga tak bisa menopang kepalanya. Bocah dengan Kepala Miring 180 Derajat Ini Akhirnya Dioperasi Mahendra (13) memiliki kelainan langka ...

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Ex-PM Brown warns of Brexit message to the world - Inquirer.net

Posted: 21 May 2016 09:14 PM PDT


Inquirer.net

Ex-PM Brown warns of Brexit message to the world
Inquirer.net
In this Thursday, March 15, 2012 file photo, the Boudica statue stands in the foreground as fog shrouds the clock tower which houses the Big Ben bell at the Palace of Westminster, London. AP FILE. LONDON, United Kingdom — Former prime minister Gordon ...

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Historic Hampshire church set to reopen after devastating fire - Daily Echo

Posted: 21 May 2016 08:01 PM PDT


Daily Echo

Historic Hampshire church set to reopen after devastating fire
Daily Echo
Church warden Catherine Baker said: “We're delighted about it. There's still things going on but we're pleased with it. “Having ... The bell had fallen through and smashed the font before it had melted. A 13th century wooden chest was badly damaged and ...

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Britain's Got Talent 2016: Semi-finalists include a dancing dog, a mind-reading soldier and a giant polar bear - Hampshire Chronicle

Posted: 21 May 2016 01:24 PM PDT


Hampshire Chronicle

Britain's Got Talent 2016: Semi-finalists include a dancing dog, a mind-reading soldier and a giant polar bear
Hampshire Chronicle
Like the character Jamie Bell plays in the award-winning movie, the 14-year-old has a love of ballet, but it has made him the target of bullies. “When I started ballet, people were calling me names … I was getting really upset, but dancing, it just ...

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A charmed life, a charmed wedding - News & Observer (blog)

Posted: 21 May 2016 11:42 AM PDT


News & Observer (blog)

A charmed life, a charmed wedding
News & Observer (blog)
My charm count grew by two that day: church bells – miniatures of those that would ring the wedding peal later that afternoon – and a bride and groom in full clutch, just as Graham would be with Grace when they turned to face the congregation as man ...

Elementary ends year with bell ringing - Monett Times

Posted: 21 May 2016 10:44 AM PDT


Monett Times

Elementary ends year with bell ringing
Monett Times
The last day of school ritual at Monett Elementary School on Friday offers graduating second-graders a chance to ring the school bell to signify their advancement to the next grade. As Assistant Principal Sarah Garner held an umbrella for protection ...

Kettleby Community Fundraiser on May 28 - YorkRegion.com

Posted: 21 May 2016 09:44 AM PDT


YorkRegion.com

Kettleby Community Fundraiser on May 28
YorkRegion.com
Built using local field stones in the typical Norman English design with a square bell tower and fine stained glass windows, the church continues to be a vibrant part of the community. ... The bell is our voice in the community and when it rings, it ...

LEGO's Next Architectural Masterpiece Is A 60-Centimetre-Tall Replica Of Big Ben - Gizmodo Australia

Posted: 21 May 2016 07:16 AM PDT


Gizmodo Australia

LEGO's Next Architectural Masterpiece Is A 60-Centimetre-Tall Replica Of Big Ben
Gizmodo Australia
Assembled from over 4000 pieces, the new set, which will be available starting on July 1 for $349.99, recreates part of Westminster Palace, including its iconic Elizabeth Tower on the end with Big Ben up top, still ticking away over London after 157 ...

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Vanishing West Georgia: Zion Episcopal Church - LaGrange Daily News

Posted: 21 May 2016 05:59 AM PDT


LaGrange Daily News

Vanishing West Georgia: Zion Episcopal Church
LaGrange Daily News
Built in 1848, the Tudor-Gothic Revival style is typical of an English rural parish church. Much of its interior was made from local walnut, ... The bell tower is supported by massive beams, all connected by wooden pegs and mortise and tenon joints ...

Famous Churches of Goa - TheSequitur.com

Posted: 21 May 2016 01:26 AM PDT


Famous Churches of Goa
TheSequitur.com
The smallest state in India, Goa has lot in its kitty. One major attractions is the churches, which has been set up sometime during 17th or 18th centuries. The blend of architectural work clearly shows the erstwhile days of Portuguese and till date ...

How two men — and the mission — kept the KKK out of SLO - The San Luis Obispo Tribune (blog)

Posted: 20 May 2016 07:58 PM PDT


The San Luis Obispo Tribune (blog)

How two men — and the mission — kept the KKK out of SLO
The San Luis Obispo Tribune (blog)
And the profits went to repair the church and build what is now Mission College Preparatory High School. The Great Depression delayed the removal of the clapboard and the rebuilding of the iconic five-arch bell tower until 1934-36. Sinsheimer and ...

Entertainment Calendar: May 21 to 30, 2016 - Oneonta Daily Star

Posted: 20 May 2016 05:07 PM PDT


Entertainment Calendar: May 21 to 30, 2016
Oneonta Daily Star
Concert: 'The Last Waltz' live by The Rev Tor Band and friends, 8 p.m., Oneonta Theatre, 47 Chestnut St., Oneonta. To benefit St. James' Food Pantry. Concert: De Temps Antan, 8 p.m., Earlville Opera house, 18 E. Main St. For info: (315) 691-3550 ...

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Farnham, Surrey

Posted: 20 May 2016 04:00 PM PDT

5th rehung on repaired h/s

Right Reverend Jackson Ole Sapit elected new Anglican Church head - The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)

Posted: 20 May 2016 02:00 PM PDT


The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)

Right Reverend Jackson Ole Sapit elected new Anglican Church head
The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)
Just about 15 minutes earlier, the sound of pealing church bells signaled the end of the exercise, bringing to a close a three-hour wait for the announcement of the new Archbishop-elect. Sapit, who is less than a month away from his 52nd birthday, has ...

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Wagner-Good VFW Post 216 announces Memorial Day celebration - Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Posted: 20 May 2016 12:34 PM PDT


Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Wagner-Good VFW Post 216 announces Memorial Day celebration
Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers
Each year, the VFW honors and helps veterans through “Buddy” Poppies. Assembled by disabled and needy veterans, the proceeds of the flowers are used to provide them with financial assistance. The poppy was adopted as the official memorial flower in ...

Not a Fun Job: Meet the Wreckmaster, the Man in Charge of the Cargo - Dan's Papers

Posted: 20 May 2016 10:38 AM PDT


Dan's Papers

Not a Fun Job: Meet the Wreckmaster, the Man in Charge of the Cargo
Dan's Papers
Somehow, from today's perspective, I am imagining a man with a badge sitting at a desk in an office in Southampton or Sag Harbor and the phone rings and he says “Hello” and then “I'll be right down there,” and then he heads out the door. But this was ...

In search of sanctuary - The Boston Globe

Posted: 20 May 2016 10:09 AM PDT


The Boston Globe

In search of sanctuary
The Boston Globe
In the clock tower, the bells clang 11 o'clock. .... At exactly midnight, everyone stood in the darkened sanctuary, holding vigil candles, and listened to the church bells ring in Christmas Day. .... He toured the church from the boiler room to the ...

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Vietnam veteran is grand marshal for Memorial Day parade - Chicago Tribune

Posted: 20 May 2016 09:17 AM PDT


Chicago Tribune

Vietnam veteran is grand marshal for Memorial Day parade
Chicago Tribune
"When I told (the recruiter) I was volunteering not only to be a medic, but also for Airborne, and also go to Vietnam, he offered me a cup of coffee and a couple cigarettes, pulled out a chair and said 'sit down and sign the enlistment contract before ...

Jeffrey Smart's partner Ermes De Zan recalls artist's life in Tuscany - The Australian

Posted: 20 May 2016 07:05 AM PDT


The Australian

Jeffrey Smart's partner Ermes De Zan recalls artist's life in Tuscany
The Australian
On every hilltop is a village with its fortress and soaring bell tower. Rows of cypress trees lead to ... It is a classical landscape, almost unchanged since it inspired the peerless artists of the Renaissance; the long, golden summer twilight, the ...

What To Do: Chester County Studio Tour keeps on growing - The Unionville Times

Posted: 20 May 2016 06:10 AM PDT


The Unionville Times

What To Do: Chester County Studio Tour keeps on growing
The Unionville Times
For three-quarters of a century, LuLu's Shriners have been sponsoring an annual circus performance at various locations in the Delaware Valley. This weekend, the 75th Annual LuLu Shrine Circus will be held at LuLu Temple (5140 Butler Pike, Plymouth ...

You didn't always have to be Jewish - Jewish Chronicle

Posted: 20 May 2016 03:30 AM PDT


Jewish Chronicle

You didn't always have to be Jewish
Jewish Chronicle
"No", he said, "I won't be living in an ivory tower." The opening line on that very first programme said it all. I had the idea from an ... That was certainly true of a woman called Mrs Bellringer. I shall never forget that name. She said she hadn't ...

Kirkham's St Michael's bells to mark 170 years - Lytham Today

Posted: 20 May 2016 03:07 AM PDT


Lytham Today

Kirkham's St Michael's bells to mark 170 years
Lytham Today
Members of the Fylde Branch of the Lancashire Association of Change ringers will ring the quarter peal on Friday, May 27 at 3.30pm and St Michael's tower captain Terry Williams said: “It could well be the last peal because a faculty has now been ...

Things Learned At Roadburn Festival - The Quietus

Posted: 20 May 2016 02:00 AM PDT


The Quietus

Things Learned At Roadburn Festival
The Quietus
Cocooned on the upper balcony of Tilburg's mighty 013 complex, consumed by, say, the elephantine bass weight of Brothers of the Sonic Cloth; or standing inside the Het Patronaat church just over the road, feedback squalling, Russell Haswell bent over ...

Swan River dolphin Pirulli and calf found dead near Elizabeth Quay - Perth Now

Posted: 20 May 2016 12:39 AM PDT


Perth Now

Swan River dolphin Pirulli and calf found dead near Elizabeth Quay
Perth Now
A Department of Parks and Wildlife spokeswoman said a female dolphin named Pirulli was recovered from the river in an area known as Perth Water, downstream from the Bell Tower, at about 9am Friday. She said DPAW later received reports of a dead baby ...

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Ringmer - Sussex Express

Posted: 19 May 2016 04:14 PM PDT


Ringmer
Sussex Express
HISTORY STUDY GROUP: This evening's (Friday) talk, at 7.45pm in the Village Hall, will be given by the popular speaker, Ian Everest. His topic for tonight is a talk entitled 'Tales from the Riverbank: a glimpse of past life in the River Ouse valley ...

Holy Hubble! See a super-sized Mars get bigger than it's looked for a decade - GeekWire

Posted: 19 May 2016 03:58 PM PDT


GeekWire

Holy Hubble! See a super-sized Mars get bigger than it's looked for a decade
GeekWire
Mars as seen by Hubble This image of Mars was captured on May 12 by the Hubble Space Telescope's Wide Field Camera 3 and UVIS. Click on the image for an annotated view. (Credit: NASA, / ESA / STScI / AURA / J. Bell / ASU / M. Wolff / STScI).

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Bishop to View St. Francis' Church Demolition - iBerkshires.com

Posted: 19 May 2016 03:53 PM PDT


iBerkshires.com

Bishop to View St. Francis' Church Demolition
iBerkshires.com
The extent of the deterioration of the 150-year-old church became apparent late last week when brick facing on the south side of the bell tower fell on the lawn and North Church Street. Engineers hired by the Diocese of Springfield determined that the ...

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Highlights of Southern Ireland - Minnesota Connected

Posted: 19 May 2016 10:52 AM PDT


Minnesota Connected

Highlights of Southern Ireland
Minnesota Connected
I used to think the idea of Ireland being completely and richly green was probably a stereotype, but that didn't last for long. That idea was dashed before my plane even landed. As I gazed out the window, as soon as the clouds dispersed the first thing ...

INDIANA COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME: Otto is the voice of many memories - Indiana Gazette

Posted: 19 May 2016 07:38 AM PDT


Indiana Gazette

INDIANA COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME: Otto is the voice of many memories
Indiana Gazette
Otto climbed more radio towers, worked on radar equipment and even saw a little action. After 11 months in Vietnam, Sgt. Otto came home, was awarded a Bronze Star and was discharged. Like many other Vietnam veterans, Otto was not greeted with a ...

LEGO Creator Expert 10253 Big Ben officially announced [News] - The Brothers Brick

Posted: 19 May 2016 07:11 AM PDT


The Brothers Brick

LEGO Creator Expert 10253 Big Ben officially announced [News]
The Brothers Brick
LEGO's Sydney Opera House was released in 2013, but now LEGO has finally announced their next Creator Expert model of a famous piece of architecture, that grand icon of England, 10253 Big Ben. It will retail for $249.99 USD, and will be available ...

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Lego's Next Architectural Masterpiece Is a Two-Feet-Tall Replica of Big Ben - Gizmodo

Posted: 19 May 2016 07:01 AM PDT


Gizmodo

Lego's Next Architectural Masterpiece Is a Two-Feet-Tall Replica of Big Ben
Gizmodo
Lego's Architecture series gives adult fans the perfect excuse to keep buying the building toy—because they appreciate the design of the buildings, not because they secretly wanted to build spaceships. And while the new Lego Big Ben isn't officially ...
LEGO Creator Expert 10253 Big Ben officially announced [News]The Brothers Brick
LEGO reveals 2' tall Big Ben Creator setSlashGear

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Battle of Jutland centenary to be commemorated at Brooksby home of Admiral Beatty - Leicester Mercury

Posted: 19 May 2016 05:47 AM PDT


Battle of Jutland centenary to be commemorated at Brooksby home of Admiral Beatty
Leicester Mercury
A bust of Admiral Beatty stands in St Michael & All Angels Church, in the hall's grounds, alongside a memorial to the men lost in the battle and the Union Flag flown by Beatty
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