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More fun than you can shake a stick at - Crain's Chicago Business

Posted: 08 Nov 2017 07:13 AM PST


Crain's Chicago Business

More fun than you can shake a stick at
Crain's Chicago Business
➄ In this age where classical music has settled into its own (ornately carved, precisely painted) niche, the name of the violinist Joshua Bell rings a, um, familiar peal with even the symphony-averse. For some, his playing for the movie ... This Sunday ...

Social artist who was summoned by bells - Cyprus Mail

Posted: 08 Nov 2017 03:55 AM PST


Cyprus Mail

Social artist who was summoned by bells
Cyprus Mail
But then it transpired that it was illegal to make a 'democratic bell' because the control of the peal of a bell is an expression of power. So we had to go through a legal process to prove that it wasn't a matter of law but a fault of the history of ...

Dr Hutch: Revealing the real motivation behind Sunday morning bike rides - Cycling Weekly

Posted: 08 Nov 2017 02:30 AM PST


Cycling Weekly

Dr Hutch: Revealing the real motivation behind Sunday morning bike rides
Cycling Weekly
In common with church bell-ringers, fans of The Archers, and angry men with thick necks who spill out of nightclubs in the early hours in a state of intoxicated rage and try to start fights with pillar-boxes, a cyclist's week reaches its zenith early ...

Homecoming sparks pride at Western - The Journal

Posted: 08 Nov 2017 02:17 AM PST


The Journal

Homecoming sparks pride at Western
The Journal
When the fire burns in the shape of a “W,” students gather to touch-up Western's logo on Church Street and hundreds take to the bleachers to cheer on the Wolves, it can only mean one thing: homecoming. The theme of the week, “Feels like '97: 20 years ...

Local choirs to host handbell event - The Torrington Telegram

Posted: 07 Nov 2017 10:08 PM PST


Local choirs to host handbell event
The Torrington Telegram
The event, WyoRing, will feature the local choirs, based at First Wyoming United Presbyterian Church in Torrington, along with handbell choirs from around southeast Wyoming, west Nebraska and north Colorado. Highlight of the day will be a free, public ...

Hot weather no match for Perth racegoers at Ascot - WAtoday

Posted: 07 Nov 2017 07:48 PM PST


WAtoday

Hot weather no match for Perth racegoers at Ascot
WAtoday
This Ascot punter was probably upset at the bar having no Emu Export. Photo: Bell Tower Times. Perth Racing ambassador Brittany Taylor said the crowd embraced the spirit of the day. "People are very attentive to the horse racing here – everyone's ...

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Orpheus Choir's 'Many Sounds of Christmas' - TheReporter.Com

Posted: 07 Nov 2017 06:39 PM PST


TheReporter.Com

Orpheus Choir's 'Many Sounds of Christmas'
TheReporter.Com
A 44-voice choir — “in true Sylvan traditional style,” he said, referring to the student ensemble he led at the Marshall Road campus — opens the concert with advent plainchant, or a body of chants used in Western church liturgies, to sing a sacred ...

Villagers gather for ancient 'turning the stone' ceremony | News ... - Holsworthy Post

Posted: 07 Nov 2017 10:02 AM PST


Villagers gather for ancient 'turning the stone' ceremony | News ...
Holsworthy Post
REMEMBER, remember the 5th of November. Not for bonfires or fireworks in Shebbear — but to turn the 'Devil's Stone' to ensure the safety of the village for ...

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Bellringing: Bendigo's Stephen Young is an unsung hero - The Weekly Times

Posted: 07 Nov 2017 05:00 AM PST


The Weekly Times

Bellringing: Bendigo's Stephen Young is an unsung hero
The Weekly Times
He says there are 100 members of the Victorian association, and about 500 across Australia and New Zealand, who are all called on for tolling duties with their local or state churches, with members non-denominational. Aside from weddings, bellringers ...

UNMISSABLE! People of all faith ring largest church bell in Srinagar - Watch video - Times Now

Posted: 07 Nov 2017 01:56 AM PST


Times Now

UNMISSABLE! People of all faith ring largest church bell in Srinagar - Watch video
Times Now
People brought their children along with them who took part in prayers and were seen lighting candles, incense sticks in front of Mother Mary. The bell of the Holy Family Catholic Church was destroyed in an arson incident that gutted the bell tower on ...

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Mt. Carmel Preservation Society seeks to block church sale - News ... - Worcester Telegram

Posted: 06 Nov 2017 07:34 PM PST


Worcester Telegram

Mt. Carmel Preservation Society seeks to block church sale - News ...
Worcester Telegram
WORCESTER - A preservation group has appealed a decree by Worcester's Catholic bishop that revokes the sacred status of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church ...

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The Falmouth Chorale to Present CAROLS & LULLABIES Holiday Concert - Broadway World

Posted: 06 Nov 2017 03:56 PM PST


The Falmouth Chorale to Present CAROLS & LULLABIES Holiday Concert
Broadway World
His most recent performances include solo guitar recitals at Worcester State College and the Church of the Messiah summer concert series. Scott has performed with Cape Cod Symphony, Rhode Island ... Following intermission, a bell theme governs the ...

Musical marathon raises over £2000 for St Mary the Virgin Church, Burghill - Hereford Times

Posted: 05 Nov 2017 11:09 PM PST


Hereford Times

Musical marathon raises over £2000 for St Mary the Virgin Church, Burghill
Hereford Times
JASON Walker, one of the support organists at St Mary the Virgin Church, Burghill, has successfully completed an amazing musical marathon by playing 766 hymns in the Complete Anglican Hymn Book. Starting at 8am on October 27 he played every verse of ...

Campanile's original 12 bells turn 100 years old - Daily Californian

Posted: 05 Nov 2017 09:23 PM PST


Daily Californian

Campanile's original 12 bells turn 100 years old
Daily Californian
In particular, the rust on the bells' transmission mechanism, which connects a keyboard to the bells, is causing problems. In addition, the small bells need to be moved to the top of the carillon — the arrangement of bells housed in the tower — where ...

Sound Off: Nov. 6, 2017 - The Delaware County Daily Times

Posted: 05 Nov 2017 08:02 PM PST


Sound Off: Nov. 6, 2017
The Delaware County Daily Times
This is almost as bad as when those greedy Republicans put hard working bell ringers out of jobs by funneling corporate welfare subsidies to their big rich corporate cronies to make those alarm clocks in their new-fangled factories. Those bell ringers ...

Traditions old and new celebrate Loveland veterans - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Posted: 05 Nov 2017 07:14 PM PST


Traditions old and new celebrate Loveland veterans
Loveland Reporter-Herald
The traditional events from the Associated Veterans Club in Loveland will start at 4 a.m. Saturday morning with the bell ringers. About 15 decorated pickup trucks will travel the city ringing their bells in honor of when bells rang out to signify what ...

Farmington Designer's New CPTV Series Airing Monday Features Two Grand English Estates - Hartford Courant

Posted: 05 Nov 2017 07:38 AM PST


Hartford Courant

Farmington Designer's New CPTV Series Airing Monday Features Two Grand English Estates
Hartford Courant
Lady Henrietta Spencer-Churchill, daughter of the 11th Duke of Marlborough, hosted Holden at magnificient Blenheim Palace, which dates from the early 18th century and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Oxfordshire estate was given to the first duke ...

All the bells and whistles: St. Luke's in Oklahoma City will dedicate digitized carillon on Sunday - NewsOK.com

Posted: 05 Nov 2017 03:02 AM PST


NewsOK.com

All the bells and whistles: St. Luke's in Oklahoma City will dedicate digitized carillon on Sunday
NewsOK.com
As the fitting culmination of a $525,000 project to refurbish and digitize the musical instrument, a "Celebration of St. Luke's Carillon" is set for 1:15 p.m. Sunday at the church. The Rev. Bob Long, the church's senior pastor, said he and members of ...

Aldenham church hunts for World War One pilot's family | Watford ... - Watford Observer

Posted: 05 Nov 2017 12:36 AM PDT


Watford Observer

Aldenham church hunts for World War One pilot's family | Watford ...
Watford Observer
Churchgoers are on the hunt for the family of a fallen World War One pilot they are organising a commemoration for.

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No political color in healing mass – CBCP - Philippine Star

Posted: 04 Nov 2017 09:48 AM PDT


Philippine Star

No political color in healing mass – CBCP
Philippine Star
The Catholic Church has criticized the Duterte administration's brutal war against drugs that has seen hundreds of drug suspects and even teenagers killed in police operations and vigilante killings. Villegas has called on the faithful to join the Lord ...

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Family life: 'Messy' Grandad and me; Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree; Mum's french toast - The Guardian

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 11:46 PM PDT


The Guardian

Family life: 'Messy' Grandad and me; Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree; Mum's french toast
The Guardian
In the background, a church bell and some peals of thunder could be heard. The music was like something from a horror film and the lyrics were about death and destruction. Dad said nothing while the album was playing. And at the end, little was said.

Aldenham church hunts for World War One pilot's family - Borehamwood Times

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 09:15 PM PDT


Borehamwood Times

Aldenham church hunts for World War One pilot's family
Borehamwood Times
The is a plaque commemorating Lt Kent is based at the church along with a plaque remembering the three bell-ringers who lost their lives and a bigger one naming every man from Aldenham who died. After the war Lord Knutsford put up a marble plaque ...

A beautiful blue Danube river cruise - Post-Bulletin

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 08:49 PM PDT


Post-Bulletin

A beautiful blue Danube river cruise
Post-Bulletin
On Sept. 16, 2016, my friend Nancy Appel and I boarded a Delta flight out of Sky Harbor Phoenix airport for a 7½ hour flight to Amsterdam, then Prague, in the Czech Republic. We cleared immigrations and claimed our bags, exchanging our U.S. dollars for ...

Nuala McCann: I'm drawn to the idea of a silent retreat – it's just the silence I'm not sure about - the Irish News

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 07:12 PM PDT


the Irish News

Nuala McCann: I'm drawn to the idea of a silent retreat – it's just the silence I'm not sure about
the Irish News
One of them clearly hasn't got an A in campanology and the other brother comes and takes over the bell ringing thing. The silence as the brothers went about their everyday work was restful. One brother spent his time folding cloth carefully, getting ...

First Parish at 300 - Canton Citizen Newspaper

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 05:46 PM PDT


Canton Citizen Newspaper

First Parish at 300
Canton Citizen Newspaper
The colonial heritage of the church was also on full display with several members dressing in period attire and a reenactor in attendance portraying Paul Revere — the famed Canton patriot whose copper mill forged the bell that still rings in the ...

BWW Review: THE SIEGE Shocks the Shell with Power - Broadway World

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 01:04 PM PDT


Broadway World

BWW Review: THE SIEGE Shocks the Shell with Power
Broadway World
The fact that these actors are playing Palestinians who occupied The Church of the Nativity while facing off against the Israeli armed forces is not lost on me. I am Jewish and if the truth be told, decidedly pro-Zionist. And yet, what struck me while ...

Call of Duty: WW2 PC review - PCGamesN

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 10:37 AM PDT


PCGamesN

Call of Duty: WW2 PC review
PCGamesN
Later on you are clearing out bunkers along the cliffs of Normandy, barreling through corridors with your stalwart M1 Garand, lavishing every spent clip for the nostalgia-inducing ring that accompanies each reload. This is all gold-standard ...
How to open a Supply Drop in WW2 : WWII - RedditReddit

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Photo Flash: See The Cast of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME ... - Broadway World

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 07:12 AM PDT


Photo Flash: See The Cast of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME ...
Broadway World
THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME runs through November 12 at Circle Players Theatre! See photos of Tyler Evick as Quasimodo and Courtney Harkins as ...

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Golden years - The Australian

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 06:02 AM PDT


The Australian

Golden years
The Australian
The eventual rehang included several masterpieces, now living in the Hall of Honour at the heart of the museum, that they have parted with for Sydney. Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, of course, takes pride of place once again. There will be ... He made ...

Guillermo Del Toro on Confronting Childhood Demons and Surviving a Real-Life Horror Story - Hollywood Reporter

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 06:00 AM PDT


Hollywood Reporter

Guillermo Del Toro on Confronting Childhood Demons and Surviving a Real-Life Horror Story
Hollywood Reporter
In my grandmother's house, every now and then, the church bells nearby would chime late, either at midnight or 10 p.m. I would hear the bells going ding-dong, ding-dong, and there was a big armoire in my room, and out would come a hand and the face of ...

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November 4 in Southbury: Church Marks 150th Anniversary - PrimePublishers.com

Posted: 03 Nov 2017 03:18 AM PDT


PrimePublishers.com

November 4 in Southbury: Church Marks 150th Anniversary
PrimePublishers.com
The bell tower, a wooden structure built by Howard Peck, was added in 1885 and recently restored by Tom Gall of Southbury. A bell placed in the tower in 1983 is ... Price is rector of the church. The November 4 service will include a rededication of ...

An 11-word lesson in brevity from the Great Desmondo: QUENTIN LETTS sees a quick question hurled down in the first ... - Daily Mail

Posted: 02 Nov 2017 06:53 PM PDT


Daily Mail

An 11-word lesson in brevity from the Great Desmondo: QUENTIN LETTS sees a quick question hurled down in the first ...
Daily Mail
As I write this, the bells of St Margaret's church peal forth across Parliament Square after an All Souls' Day memorial service for Tam Dalyell, sometime Father of the House. In the Chamber earlier, Speaker Bercow ladled treacle over Tam's memory ...

Tower's 12 oldest bells, first played a century ago, to be celebrated - UC Berkeley

Posted: 02 Nov 2017 11:00 AM PDT


UC Berkeley

Tower's 12 oldest bells, first played a century ago, to be celebrated
UC Berkeley
But starting this Friday, those first dozen bells — cast in England during World War I by the John Taylor & Co. bell foundry and hung in fall 1917 — will get their own celebration on the 100th anniversary of their campus musical debut. They were rung ...

Church calls for healing; 'Manlaban' vs EJK launched - Philippine Star

Posted: 02 Nov 2017 10:45 AM PDT


Philippine Star

Church calls for healing; 'Manlaban' vs EJK launched
Philippine Star
The bell ringing that was also adopted in other dioceses lasted for 15 minutes every 8 p.m. since Aug. ... Villegas will lead the start of the healing drive while Mangalinao will also preside over a mass at the St. John the Evangelist Cathedral here on ...

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Bells ring for loved ones lost - Daily Mining Gazette

Posted: 02 Nov 2017 09:54 AM PDT


Daily Mining Gazette

Bells ring for loved ones lost
Daily Mining Gazette
More than 40 hospice patients were honored in this way, including family of Bells on the Bay performers. Each name was read out, followed by a lone peal of a bell. The group also performed “Ave Maria” and “Surely the Presence.” “What we do here at ...

Faith UMC to ring historic bell - Waynesboro Record Herald

Posted: 02 Nov 2017 06:16 AM PDT


Waynesboro Record Herald

Faith UMC to ring historic bell
Waynesboro Record Herald
Over the years and a few name changes later, the church is currently undergoing a few major renovations to the sanctuary building to include new paint, windows and roof repairs as well as repairing the structural supports of the bell tower. Doris ...

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Otley's Parish Church Bells to ring out again this weekend - Wharfedale Observer

Posted: 02 Nov 2017 01:55 AM PDT


Wharfedale Observer

Otley's Parish Church Bells to ring out again this weekend
Wharfedale Observer
Otley Parish Church Bellringers - who ran a fundraising appeal to pay for the work - are planning to mark the bells' return in style on Sunday, November 5. Tower Captain Meg Morton said: "The bells will ring out on Sunday for the morning service at 10am.

A look inside Beaumont Tower, Michigan State's preeminent landmark - Lansing State Journal

Posted: 01 Nov 2017 03:21 PM PDT


Lansing State Journal

A look inside Beaumont Tower, Michigan State's preeminent landmark
Lansing State Journal
As university carillonneur, it's McLellan's responsibility to make the 49 bells inside Beaumont Tower sing. Climbing 73 steps ... Tuesday was his first time playing the actual carillon, having spent some time on the practice instrument on the first ...

Longtime Trumbull Co. church member takes on restoring bell tower - WKBN.com

Posted: 01 Nov 2017 03:00 PM PDT


WKBN.com

Longtime Trumbull Co. church member takes on restoring bell tower
WKBN.com
... Church his whole life. He's held just about every position you can in a church and seen members come and go and pastors change. Pettitt even remembers the last time the bell rang. “It still gets me. They toll the bell, you talk about it,” he said ...

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Clapton in Gordano, Som

Posted: 29 Oct 2017 05:00 PM PDT

Rehang completed and test rung

Rodmersham, Kent

Posted: 29 Oct 2017 05:00 PM PDT

Tenor wt is not precise
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