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Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 04:03 AM PDT


Charleston Post Courier

Rivers Avenue steakhouse institution Breck's prides itself on hospitality and homemade food
Charleston Post Courier
When Felder is working the line with Saunder's son Larry Easterling, the kitchen is quiet, except for the occasional peal of a brass unicorn bell that they ring to signal when an order's ready. It's the latest in a long line of bells: “Waitresses will ...

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Club to Pub swim win for rower - Henley Standard

Posted: 27 Jul 2016 02:08 AM PDT


Henley Standard

Club to Pub swim win for rower
Henley Standard
It is nicknamed “two bells” because the swimmers start as the clock at St Mary's Church strikes 7pm and aim to finish before the 8pm chimes. As well as a medal, each participant received a bottle of Brakspear's specially-brewed Two Bells ale at the finish.

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino - Tiny Mix Tapes

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:45 PM PDT


Tiny Mix Tapes

En la incierta ribera / —guarnición desigual a tanto espejo—/ descubrió la alba a nuestro peregrino
Tiny Mix Tapes
During my descent, all the noise from the town dies down for a moment as a church bell rings noon. Each successive peal breaking and drifting languidly like a feather falling from one of those countless startled birds taken to the sky. It's an uncanny ...

How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure - 5280 | The Denver Magazine

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 PM PDT


How One Colorado Man Disappeared While Hunting For Hidden Treasure
5280 | The Denver Magazine
Through cell phone forensics, authorities had discovered that Bilyeu's phone made contact with several towers during his scouting trip atop the canyon in late December. The next time, however, there were no such locators. .... is known around town for ...

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Bok, Cypress Gardens draw attention in new book - The Ledger

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 12:56 PM PDT


Bok, Cypress Gardens draw attention in new book
The Ledger
Alderson toured Bok Tower Gardens while researching the book and had the rare privilege of ascending the tower to watch carillonneur Geert D'hollander play the keyboard instrument connected to a set of 60 bells. The gentle peals of the daily recitals ...

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans - Plymouth Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 11:17 AM PDT


Plymouth Herald

Sombre funeral for colourful Earl of St Germans
Plymouth Herald
The Bohemian Perry Eliot might have been surprised to see so much black. His was a life was lived in full colour. The 10th Earl of St Germans was buried yesterday on his beloved Port Eliot estate after an emotional funeral service at St Germans Priory ...

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests' - Hull Daily Mail

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Hull Daily Mail

Hull's Holy Trinity Church: 'Our bells will play your requests'
Hull Daily Mail
As well as a fully functioning bell tower, the 14th century church also has a carillon hidden in the belfry, for more melodic tunes. The instrument consists of at least 23 cast bronze, cup-shaped bells, which ... "The fee will cover my time playing and ...

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary - Grand Forks Herald

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 09:15 AM PDT


Grand Forks Herald

Old church in Lakota, North Dakota, becomes new sanctuary
Grand Forks Herald
He also has acted as a consultant when it came to restoring other buildings, including the St. John's Block in Grand Forks, the Powers Hotel in Fargo and St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Casselton, N.D., which serves as the Casselton Heritage Center.

Bed & Breakfast SintNik - Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 08:30 AM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

Bed & Breakfast SintNik
Telegraph.co.uk
This means that it is unusually quiet (the bells in the Belfry are switched off at night). The central historic squares, the Markt and the ... Rooftop has views over the rooftops to all the towers and spires of Bruges. All rooms have a television ...

The Catholic Review > Local News > Father Rose, Baltimore native ... - The Catholic Review

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 06:54 AM PDT


The Catholic Review > Local News > Father Rose, Baltimore native ...
The Catholic Review
Father Alphonse G. Rose, a Baltimore native who led St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air and then the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Homeland, is being ...

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Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Cotswold Journal
A pair of donors funded three new lighters bells to complete the set. Whitechapel Bell Foundry, of London, was awarded the contract to rehang Adlestrop's bells. The three new bells were cast at the foundry in July 2015, in the presence of their donors ...

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Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Cotswold Journal

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Cotswold Journal

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ...
Cotswold Journal
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use.

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Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of church bell project
Tewkesbury ADMAG
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use. Thanks to the work of a dedicated team, the bells at St Mary Magdalene Adlestrop have been rehung after last being rung in the 1970s.

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Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ... - Tewkesbury ADMAG

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 05:55 AM PDT


Tewkesbury ADMAG

Dedication service to celebrate success of St Mary Magdalene ...
Tewkesbury ADMAG
A SERVICE will be held to celebrate the success of a project to bring a set of Cotswold church bells back into use.

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Church bells installed in 1800s - Batesville Herald Tribune

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 04:12 AM PDT


Batesville Herald Tribune

Church bells installed in 1800s
Batesville Herald Tribune
For many years my hobby has been bells and their history, so perhaps these pealing tones say a little more to me than those of you who have grown accustomed to them. A bell, like a ship, is always referred to as “she” and any inscription is written in ...

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers - Gazette Series

Posted: 26 Jul 2016 03:34 AM PDT


Gazette Series

Coaley war hero who died at the Somme to be commemorated by bell ringers
Gazette Series
The Wotton-under-Edge branch of the Gloucester and Bristol Diocesan Association of Church Bell Ringers is honouring all 18 bell ringers from the area, including three from Coaley, who died during the war with the first quarter peal rang last year for ...

Ebensburg purchases noise meter to enforce ordinance - TribDem.com

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 08:50 PM PDT


Ebensburg purchases noise meter to enforce ordinance
TribDem.com
EBENSBURG – Following a number of complaints over the years, including some from a council member, Ebensburg Borough will have the necessary equipment to enforce its noise ordinance in a few weeks. At council's Monday evening meeting, Borough Manager ...

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer - http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 06:37 PM PDT


http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Many More Outdoor Concerts Scheduled for West Hartford this Summer
http://www.we-ha.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
The bells of First Church West Hartford, on 12 South Main St., ring in the summer every Thursday night in July with a free Carillon Concert Series in West Hartford Center. This year's series wraps up at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 28 and will feature ...

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe - Huffington Post UK

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 10:13 AM PDT


Huffington Post UK

How to Have an Eco-Friendly City Break in Europe
Huffington Post UK
There's no getting around it: aeroplanes suck for the environment. And when the sun's out and you're dreaming of a city break someplace fancy, it's pretty tempting just to shrug your shoulders, accept you'll feel a tad guilty, and book a flight to ...

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star - The Star

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 09:35 AM PDT


The Star

Take pride in Sheffield's heritage at free open days - The Star
The Star
More than 60 of Sheffield's heritage gems will open to the public this September as some of the city's unfamiliar stories are told. The national Heritage Open ...

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NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS - Breaking Defense

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 08:31 AM PDT


Breaking Defense

NATO Not Ready As Russian Sub Threat Rises: CSIS
Breaking Defense
For example: the F-35 program (many years late, far over cost, more than 5 years before it'll be ready); The so-called "littoral combat ship", the one that Adm. Jonathan Greenert says was "never designed to venture into the littorals to engage in ...

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge) - Classic FM

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 07:24 AM PDT


Classic FM

Listen to Maria Callas' vocal range in just 90 seconds (it's huge)
Classic FM
So let's just digest that, shall we? A low F sharp, warm and resonant, all the way up to a high E in Lakmé that sounds like the peal of a (very high) church bell. Listen to Pavarotti's incredible vocal range. What's remarkable is that the tone doesn't ...

Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council - Wicked Local

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 05:56 AM PDT


Volunteer for Rockland Cultural Council
Wicked Local
... awarded by the council have included the recently completed Satuit Band Concert on the library lawn, the Meet John Adams and the Lizzie Borden Affair at the Rockland Senior Center, and Joyful Voices and Bell Ringers at the First Congregational Church.

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death - AOL News

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


AOL News

Prince Harry regrets not talking sooner about Diana's death
AOL News
LONDON, July 25 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry has spoken about how he regrets not talking sooner about the impact of the death of his mother, Princess Diana. Diana died in a car crash in Paris in 1997, when Harry was 12 and his brother Prince ...
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News
Prince Harry 'regrets not speaking about Princess Diana's death'BBC News

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10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts - Baltimore Sun

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 03:01 AM PDT


Baltimore Sun

10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

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VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley - Stoke Sentinel

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 01:32 AM PDT


Stoke Sentinel

VIDEO: Middleport Pottery hosts 300th birthday celebrations for canal pioneer James Brindley
Stoke Sentinel
Middleport Pottery hosted the 'Bells for Brindley' event on Saturday, which also marked the 250th anniversary of the start of the Trent and Mersey Canal. Brindley, who lived in Leek for much of his life, was the brains behind the canal system in ...

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck - MetroNews Canada

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:17 PM PDT


MetroNews Canada

Behemoth bell piano tours through Ottawa on transport truck
MetroNews Canada
“People don't have a clue what we're doing up there,” said McCrady, who also teaches the carillon in conjunction with Carleton University. “They just think it's a recording coming out of the tower. We're quite anonymous because we're up in a tower ...

Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion - Blackmore Vale Magazine

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:28 PM PDT


Blandford cupola project -ceremony to celebrate completion
Blackmore Vale Magazine
Completion of the restoration of the iconic cupola and tower of Blandford Parish Church was celebrated on Thursday by a ceremony at the top of the tower which is now waiting only for the return of its regilded weathervane after being returned to its ...

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT - AOL News

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 11:02 AM PDT


AOL News

Former New York City Mayor Bloomberg to endorse Hillary Clinton: NYT
AOL News
WASHINGTON, July 24 (Reuters) - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to endorse Hillary Clinton in a prime time address at the Democratic convention, the New York Times reported on Sunday. Citing Bloomberg's adviser Howard Wolfson, ...
Dismayed by Donald Trump, Michael Bloomberg Will Endorse Hillary ClintonNew York Times
The Risk I Will Not Take - Bloomberg ViewBloomberg

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10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia - KSTP.com

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 10:16 AM PDT


KSTP.com

10 Things You May Not Know About Philadelphia
KSTP.com
What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there. Its role in the Revolution isn't clear, but it did ...

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Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch | Redditch Standard
Redditch Standard
CHURCHES and cathedrals across Hereford and Worcester, including those in Redditch, are being challenged to show people the ropes by bringing to life the ...

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Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch - Redditch Standard

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 08:09 AM PDT


Redditch Standard

Learn the ropes at bell ringing in Redditch
Redditch Standard
The tradition of change ringing is a unique form of music which has its roots in England. Instead of 'tunes' the bells ring in orderly sequences that the ringers learn as patterns and then ring from memory. To take part in the challenge, from September ...

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Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing
Teignmouth Post
Some visitors may be able to see the bells, often locked away over our heads, discover our ringing forebears' achievements recorded on peal boards, learn about bell ringing and maybe have a go themselves.' To take part in the challenge and to be ...

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Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post - Teignmouth Post

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 04:58 AM PDT


Church promotes the art of bell ringing - Teignmouth Post
Teignmouth Post
ST MICHAEL'S Church on Teignmouth seafront is one of many churches and cathedrals across Devon that will be promoting the 400-year-old tradition of ...

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Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903 - New Jersey Herald

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 02:38 AM PDT


New Jersey Herald

Sussex County Lost, July 24: Sussex County Sesquicentennial, 1903
New Jersey Herald
This was followed by the ringing of church bells throughout the town. By seven o'clock, spectators started streaming in from around the county, as well as from Warren, Morris, and Passaic counties, using many means of vehicles and horseback. Visitors ...

Traveling exhibit, artifacts, bell ring in new season - Plattsburgh Press Republican

Posted: 24 Jul 2016 12:09 AM PDT

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