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Music? Queens hosts jazz, rock, show tunes, soul, and orchestras this weekend - QNS.com

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 01:50 PM PDT


QNS.com

Music? Queens hosts jazz, rock, show tunes, soul, and orchestras this weekend
QNS.com
Queens hits the high note again and again with countless live music presentations this weekend. To the east, to the west, and at various spots in between, aficionados will be able to enjoy jazz, rock-n-roll, string bands, bell ringers, choirs, crooners ...

The 10 Most Extravagant Weddings: How Billionaires, Celebrities and Royals Get Married - Forbes

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 01:12 PM PDT


Forbes

The 10 Most Extravagant Weddings: How Billionaires, Celebrities and Royals Get Married
Forbes
The ceremony at the Bethesda by the Sea Episcopal Church was elegant and traditional (the groom's daughter Ivanka read from the Bible), but the reception at Trump's oceanfront estate Mar-a-Lago in a ballroom, said to be modeled after Versailles, was ...

The bells of Anchor Bay - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 11:46 AM PDT


New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

The bells of Anchor Bay
New Baltimore Voice Newspapers
In the poem, Poe relates how major life occasions, including births, marriages and funerals, would be marked by the ringing of bells. Not only used to accentuate celebrations, bells were also used to alert firefighters, signal the beginning of church ...

More Than It's Cracked Up to Be: Cal Crowds to 'Hear' World's Biggest Bell - CALIFORNIA

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 10:52 AM PDT


More Than It's Cracked Up to Be: Cal Crowds to 'Hear' World's Biggest Bell
CALIFORNIA
For Cal Day this year, the computer-simulated Tsar Bell tones will be loaded onto a special keyboard, allowing the simulated bell to play in duet with the Campanile's carillon. Extra speakers at the tower's base will pump the unique sound into the ...

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What Does a 200-Ton Bell Sound Like? - KQED

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 08:50 AM PDT


KQED

What Does a 200-Ton Bell Sound Like?
KQED
The Tsar Bell captured the imagination of a team of researchers at UC Berkeley and Stanford, and they've come up with a computer simulation they're going to blast from Berkeley's Sather Tower today. That bell won't ... “We take that list and then we ...
More Than It's Cracked Up to Be: Cal Crowds to 'Hear' World's Biggest BellCALIFORNIA

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Springfield to hold moment of silence on 3rd anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombing - MassLive.com

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 08:03 AM PDT


MassLive.com

Springfield to hold moment of silence on 3rd anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombing
MassLive.com
... line of the Boston Mararthon in Boston, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Boston marked the second anniversary of the 2013 marathon bombings with a subdued remembrance that includes a moment of silence, the pealing of church bells and a call for kindness.

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Villanova Wildcats Basketball Team Rings Bell at New York Stock Exchange Bell Ringing - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 06:27 AM PDT


NBC 10 Philadelphia

Villanova Wildcats Basketball Team Rings Bell at New York Stock Exchange Bell Ringing
NBC 10 Philadelphia
Stars Ryan Arcidiacono and Daniel Ochefu and fellow seniors Henry Lowe, Kevin Rafferty and Patrick Farrell took part in the honorary bell ringing to usher in trading along Wall Street Friday. The stock exchange tweeted out video of the Wildcats' visit.

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Why the Flemish fairy tale town of Bruges is Europe's hidden travel gem - Gay Star News

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 06:00 AM PDT


Gay Star News

Why the Flemish fairy tale town of Bruges is Europe's hidden travel gem
Gay Star News
With the commanding, 12th century Belfry bell tower standing 83m tall in the background, it's impossible to take a bad photo here. Site-oud-sint-Jan---2. Our first stop, however, was the stunning 11th century Sint-Jan Hospital, next door to the elegant ...

Petersfield bells ring out for St George's day - Petersfield Today

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 05:37 AM PDT


Petersfield bells ring out for St George's day
Petersfield Today
THE BELLS of St Peter's Church, Petersfield, will ring out across the town for St George's Day on Saturday, April 23, between 10am and 11am. St Peter's bell ringers are joining those across the country who will be taking part in the 'Ringing for ...

The Role of Alarm Clocks in Getting Better Sleep - Huffington Post

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 05:12 AM PDT


Huffington Post

The Role of Alarm Clocks in Getting Better Sleep
Huffington Post
Over time, this fixture cemented it's position in the bedroom, incorporating additional features like radio receivers, cuckoos, snooze buttons and more. Modern alarm clocks continue to evolve, with everything from light-based alarms to clocks that run ...

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Virginia open houses April 16-17 - Washington Post

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 05:01 AM PDT


Washington Post

Virginia open houses April 16-17
Washington Post
2910 Chinkapin Oak Lane #186 2 pm to 4 pm $260,000. 22192. 3525 Belfry Lane 1 pm to 4 pm $250,000. 3108 Calloway Ct 1 ... 14740 Bell Tower Rd Noon to 4 pm $570,689. 14515 Kestral Ct Noon to 3 pm $449,900. 5263 Quebec Pl 1 pm to 3 pm $450,000.

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Australia Barat: Perpaduan Keindahan dan Kelestarian - National Geographic

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 03:48 AM PDT


National Geographic

Australia Barat: Perpaduan Keindahan dan Kelestarian
National Geographic
Salah satu cara terbaik menikmati keindahan Perth berada di atas Bell Tower. (Aditya Wardhana). Australia Barat: Perpaduan Keindahan dan Kelestarian. Seagulls atau camar laut bermandikan cahaya sore yang tenang. Pembangunan Perth memperhatikan ...

Arts listings — click here for all - Queens Chronicle

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 12:29 AM PDT


Arts listings — click here for all
Queens Chronicle
Trinity Lutheran Church Extravaganza, 125th anniversary concert with Trinity Bell Ringers, Astoria Choir, Greater Astoria Historical Society. Sat., Apr. 16, 8 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 31-18 37 St., Astoria. Info: (718) 278-0036, astorialic.org ...

4월17일은 "World Hemophilia Day" 세계 혈우병 환자들, 다양한 행사 - 미래 한국 신문

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 11:29 PM PDT


미래 한국 신문

4월17일은 "World Hemophilia Day" 세계 혈우병 환자들, 다양한 행사
미래 한국 신문
또한 호주 에서는 지역의 랜드마크라 할 수 있는 멜버른의 AAMI Park 축구장과 the 퍼스 지역의 Perth Bell Tower에 혈우병을 상징하는 붉은 색 조명을 켜는 행사를 통해 세계혈우인의날을 홍보할 계획이다.

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Church News - Brainerd Dispatch

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 08:15 PM PDT


Brainerd Dispatch

Church News
Brainerd Dispatch
She invited the pastor and others from his language community to a MAST (Mobilized Assistance Supporting Translation) workshop, where they received training and worked alongside a team of nationals to begin translating the Bible into their own language ...

Rancho Campana students continue to work toward paperless campus - Camarillo Acorn

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 07:20 PM PDT


Rancho Campana students continue to work toward paperless campus
Camarillo Acorn
DIGITAL WORLD—Rancho Campana High School ASB President Reanna Norman works on her school provided laptop on April 12. RICHARD GILLARD/Acorn Newspapers The bells can finally ring at Rancho Campana High School. Three mission-style bells were installed ...

She makes the California Tower ring - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 05:04 PM PDT


The San Diego Union-Tribune

She makes the California Tower ring
The San Diego Union-Tribune
To the bafflement of tourists and locals alike, there are no actual bells in the tower. The sounds come from the Escondido-made Maas-Rowe 100-bell Symphonic Carillon, an electronic keyboard that plays a set of small, stationary chimes. The tunes are ...

Hartlepool, S Oswald, Durham

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Bells now ringable again

Cleveland Arts listings for April 15-21: Author Mark J. Price, "Lost Akron" at Learned Owl Book Shop & More - cleveland.com

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 03:05 PM PDT


cleveland.com

Cleveland Arts listings for April 15-21: Author Mark J. Price, "Lost Akron" at Learned Owl Book Shop & More
cleveland.com
Church of the Covenant. 11205 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. 216-421-0482 or covenantweb.org. Lunchtime Carillon Concert: Covenant and Univeristy Circle Carillonneur George Leggiero and guests performed on the 15,000 pounds McGaffin Carillon of 47 bronze ...

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Old Providence hosts bell ringing in Clayhatchee - Dothan Eagle

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 02:50 PM PDT


Dothan Eagle

Old Providence hosts bell ringing in Clayhatchee
Dothan Eagle
Old Providence Foundation will celebrate its sixth year with an annual Bell Ringing at Old Providence Chapel in Clayhatchee on Saturday, April 16. This event is free and open to the public. Activities will begin at 11 a.m. at the Rose Cottage with a ...

A salty, sweet sweet history - Coast Reporter

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 02:22 PM PDT


Coast Reporter

A salty, sweet sweet history
Coast Reporter
Its two lofty, rounded brick towers flank a large arched entrance; a sculpted bronze map shows us the town's early layout. Crossing a small park to the river, we pause on a pedestrian bridge to ... The aristocratic homes and seven redbrick churches ...

Cowboys set to unleash wrecking ball on Souths - The Queensland Times

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 01:08 PM PDT


The Queensland Times

Cowboys set to unleash wrecking ball on Souths
The Queensland Times
The young Roosters forward stole the show last weekend when he went on a seek-and-destroy mission against the Rabbitohs pack, including their inspirational leader Sam Burgess, who was on the receiving end of some bell-ringers from the red-haired tyro.

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Bell ringing to mark Virginia Tech shooting anniversary - Roanoke Times

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 01:01 PM PDT


Roanoke Times

Bell ringing to mark Virginia Tech shooting anniversary
Roanoke Times
Thirty-two Hokie stones honor the memories of those that lost their lives during the April 16, 2007 Virginia Tech shootings. Posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016 3:51 am. Bell ringing to mark Virginia Tech shooting anniversary Associated Press |. Bells ...

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April 16 declared Virginia Tech Remembrance Day - The Charlottesville Newsplex

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 11:03 AM PDT


April 16 declared Virginia Tech Remembrance Day
The Charlottesville Newsplex
(AP) -- Bells will toll in Virginia this weekend to mark the ninth anniversary of the shooting at Virginia Tech. Gov. ... McAuliffe says that at 9:43 a.m., the bell at the Capital Square Bell Tower will ring 32 times for each of the victims before a ...

Chornobyl disaster, war in Ukraine focus of prayer service - CatholicPhilly.com

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 10:41 AM PDT


CatholicPhilly.com

Chornobyl disaster, war in Ukraine focus of prayer service
CatholicPhilly.com
The event will conclude on the grounds of the cathedral by the Bell Tower, where to the pealing of church bells, prayers will be offered for an end to the ongoing war in eastern Ukraine and a flock of white doves, symbols of peace will be released ...

Detail and complete schedule of Patriots' Day weekend events in Lexington - Wicked Local

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 09:57 AM PDT


Wicked Local

Detail and complete schedule of Patriots' Day weekend events in Lexington
Wicked Local
4 p.m. Tower Park Battle Reenactment. Massachusetts Avenue opposite Pelham Road. Free. ... “The Alarm” at the Old Belfry is a chance to “come ring the bell that sounded the Alarm that the British were coming.” Free. Page 4 of 5 - 5:30 a.m. Battle Green ...

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COMMUNITY NEWS: Lechlade/Fairford/Kempsford & Whelford - Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 09:34 AM PDT


COMMUNITY NEWS: Lechlade/Fairford/Kempsford & Whelford
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
The topic is, The Bells of St Mary's Church, by Peter Harris, Tower Captain. Visitors £3, new members welcome. For more details, contact Alison Hobson on 01285 711768 or Geoff Hawkes on 01285 712053 or email enquiry@fairfordhistory.org.uk. BETTINA ...

Lexington handbell choirs to perform annual Patriots' Day concert - Wicked Local

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 08:29 AM PDT


Wicked Local

Lexington handbell choirs to perform annual Patriots' Day concert
Wicked Local
To play a handbell, a ringer moves the bell forward to make it ring and then backward to dampen the sound. “Handbells were developed as a substitute to tower bells,” said Kraley. If You Go: Annual Patriots' Day Handbell Concert, 11:15 a.m. to noon ...

Celebration at war's end - and remembering the fallen - Yukon News

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 08:13 AM PDT


Yukon News

Celebration at war's end - and remembering the fallen
Yukon News
Back in London, Martha Black was drawn to the window by the peal of church bells, the sound of factory whistles and hands clapping. On the streets below and on the balconies around her, she could see the signs of celebration: little boys tooting ...

Bells Will Toll to Mark Ninth Anniversary of Virginia Tech Shooting - NBC4 Washington

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 07:57 AM PDT


NBC4 Washington

Bells Will Toll to Mark Ninth Anniversary of Virginia Tech Shooting
NBC4 Washington
The bell at the Capital Square Bell Tower will ring 32 times at 9:43 a.m. Saturday, once for each of the victims, before a moment of silence. The state flag will be flown at half-staff on all local, state and federal buildings in the state. There will ...
Local roundup: Remembrance day for Virginia Tech victimsWashington Post
Gov. McAuliffe declares April 16 as 'Virginia Tech Remembrance Day'WRIC
Bell ringing to mark Virginia Tech shooting anniversaryWashington Times

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Balsham, West Wickham, West Wratting, Weston Colville: Canon John Fellows retires, Crime Prevention - Cambridge News

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 07:18 AM PDT


Balsham, West Wickham, West Wratting, Weston Colville: Canon John Fellows retires, Crime Prevention
Cambridge News
He has made a significant contribution to the life of these parishes, particularly at West Wratting,where he has also lived in the Vicarage, and Weston Colville. His last Sunday is 17th April at 10am ... However, the team and churches have worked hard ...

Sault Symphony and Sultans of String to perform at ELSS April 24 - Elliot Lake Standard

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 03:51 AM PDT


Elliot Lake Standard

Sault Symphony and Sultans of String to perform at ELSS April 24
Elliot Lake Standard
He added that when they performed that song live at Turner Hall in Toronto, they were joined by the Cathedral Bluffs Symphony Orchestra. Another song they often perform is 'Will You ... “We had over 800 bell ringers in the square.” Tickets for the ...

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A Deadly Day for Aid Workers - UN Dispatch

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 12:49 AM PDT


UN Dispatch

A Deadly Day for Aid Workers
UN Dispatch
Scientists at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention conducted a careful review of existing research and agreed that the evidence was conclusive, Director Thomas Frieden said. It is the first time a mosquito-borne virus has been linked to ...

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Cats Are Coming For Los Angeles In The Cutest Way Possible - LAist

Posted: 14 Apr 2016 12:02 AM PDT


Cats Are Coming For Los Angeles In The Cutest Way Possible
LAist
The whiskered entertainers perform daring feats such as tightrope walking, cart pushing, hoop jumping, skateboarding, bell ringing, balancing on balls, and turning lights on. The finale features the only cat band in the entire world: The Rock Cats! It ...

Neighbourhood news - Craven Herald

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 11:53 PM PDT


Craven Herald

Neighbourhood news
Craven Herald
Bell ringing: Next Friday, April 22, a full peal of 5040 changes will be attempted at St James' Church to mark the 90th birthday of Her Majesty the Queen, the previous day. The bells will be rung by members of the Yorkshire Association of Change ...

Historic church's new look - Bendigo Advertiser

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 11:19 PM PDT


Bendigo Advertiser

Historic church's new look
Bendigo Advertiser
The building, he adds, now has the ability to be an “incredibly large, flat space”, which can cater for activities beyond simple church and wedding services. “Right in the middle – what's called the crossing of the building – there's a platform. This ...

Entertainment calendar for April 14, 2016 - News Sentinel

Posted: 13 Apr 2016 10:10 PM PDT

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