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Historic Scituate church bells restored - WLNE-TV (ABC6)

Posted: 11 Dec 2017 12:08 PM PST


WLNE-TV (ABC6)

Historic Scituate church bells restored
WLNE-TV (ABC6)
SCITUATE, R.I. (WLNE) — It is beginning to look and sound a lot like Christmas in Scituate. After sitting idle for decades, the bell in the tower at the Old Congregational Church has been restored just in time for the holidays. Crews used a large ...

The Perfect Christmas Gift to Someone Who Loves This State - Sheridan Media (press release)

Posted: 11 Dec 2017 07:56 AM PST


Sheridan Media (press release)

The Perfect Christmas Gift to Someone Who Loves This State
Sheridan Media (press release)
Local food banks and those relentless bell-ringers for the Salvation all deserve your support. Mainly, I think people need to support their downtowns. Local merchants were hit hard over the past two years and this is the season when they can get their ...

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Collyer's students bring Christmas cheer - West Sussex County Times

Posted: 11 Dec 2017 02:59 AM PST


West Sussex County Times

Collyer's students bring Christmas cheer
West Sussex County Times
St Mary's Church was filled with festive joy when talented students from Collyer's performed in their Christmas Concert. The church, in the Causeway, Horsham, was packed for an evening of music and readings by students and staff on Thursday (December 7 ...

Kirsty Gunn: We're creating a culture that's no merry ding dong but divisively clashing and clanging - The Scotsman

Posted: 10 Dec 2017 10:24 PM PST


The Scotsman

Kirsty Gunn: We're creating a culture that's no merry ding dong but divisively clashing and clanging
The Scotsman
There are bells and there are bells. Last week I heard bells the like of which I'd never heard before. A whole set of them – I think it was a whole set, I couldn't see from where I was sitting – rung from high up in the organ loft at St Giles ...

Waspada! Janin di Kandungan Pun Terancam Bahaya Polusi - National Geographic

Posted: 10 Dec 2017 09:15 PM PST


National Geographic

Waspada! Janin di Kandungan Pun Terancam Bahaya Polusi
National Geographic
Bahaya polusi bagi janin bisa menyebabkan penurunan berat badan ketika dilahirkan. Fatalnya bayi itu beresiko terkena diabetes penyakit jantung dan hipertensi. Waspada! Janin di Kandungan Pun Terancam Bahaya Polusi Ilustrasi (Thinkstockphotos). Polusi ...

Community comes together for Christmas markets and carols | Photos - Nyngan Observer

Posted: 10 Dec 2017 05:18 PM PST


Nyngan Observer

Community comes together for Christmas markets and carols | Photos
Nyngan Observer
More than $300 was raised for the Christmas Bowl as students from the preschool and primary schools performed different carols. Some visiting Sydney University students lead the singing along with some students from Nyngan High School, while students ...

Minnesingers Ring in Season With Rollicking, Sold-Out Concerts - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Posted: 10 Dec 2017 04:56 PM PST


The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Minnesingers Ring in Season With Rollicking, Sold-Out Concerts
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
Then, as organist Peter Boak and trumpeter Oliver Hughes joined in from the loft, the 29-member choir made its way to the front of the church singing Hark the Herald Angels Sing. The bell choir's nine ringers awaited them on stage and the combined ...

Historically speaking: Dozens of items made in Colonial Norwich - Norwich Bulletin

Posted: 10 Dec 2017 12:24 PM PST


Historically speaking: Dozens of items made in Colonial Norwich
Norwich Bulletin
In the mid-1700s, the Norwich area saw a flurry of creative men called “manufacturers.” For starters, and in no chronological order, Elijah Backus, in Yantic, began an “iron works” for the purpose of making and refining iron on some of the first forges ...

Three choirs to perform in concert Dec. 10 at Peace Lutheran - Crow River Media

Posted: 10 Dec 2017 06:16 AM PST


Crow River Media

Three choirs to perform in concert Dec. 10 at Peace Lutheran
Crow River Media
... Church, 400 Franklin St. S.W., Hutchinson. The concert will feature a mix of secular and religious seasonal favorites with each chorus performing individually as well as together. The youth choir will perform during intermission. Crow River Singers ...

Good Shepherd plans Back to Bethlehem - Fremont Tribune

Posted: 10 Dec 2017 06:04 AM PST


Fremont Tribune

Good Shepherd plans Back to Bethlehem
Fremont Tribune
Bell ringers practice for a former “Back to Bethlehem” event. This year, the event which recreates the town where Jesus was born, is set from 5-7:30 p.m. Sunday in Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Community Life Center at Military and Lincoln Avenues in ...

Carlisle Cath, Cumbria

Posted: 09 Dec 2017 04:00 PM PST

Presence of simulator (on 1-12) noted

ST MARKS' CATHEDRAL: The church that kept rising from the ashes - Bangalore Mirror

Posted: 09 Dec 2017 02:35 PM PST


Bangalore Mirror

ST MARKS' CATHEDRAL: The church that kept rising from the ashes
Bangalore Mirror
After the fall of Tipu Sultan, the British made Bangalore their headquarters in South India. Obviously, there was need for a chapel in the cantonment and in 1807, a spot was chosen midway between the fort and the farthest barracks in the Cantonment for ...

Spirit of Christmas walk continues downtown tradition - KJCT - KJCT8.com

Posted: 09 Dec 2017 10:35 AM PST


KJCT8.com

Spirit of Christmas walk continues downtown tradition - KJCT
KJCT8.com
A Grand Junction tradition continued Friday night. The Spirit of Christmas walk happened downtown.

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The Comforting Ambience of Ghantaghars - The Pioneer - Daily Pioneer

Posted: 09 Dec 2017 10:31 AM PST


The Comforting Ambience of Ghantaghars - The Pioneer
Daily Pioneer
People who have lived in towns where there are Clock Towers or Ghantaghars will know what I am talking about. Besides being a great landmark, a clock-tower seems to be a uniting force in a town as well. A symbol which everyone knows and recognises ...

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Community Calendar - Foster's Daily Democrat

Posted: 09 Dec 2017 05:12 AM PST


Community Calendar
Foster's Daily Democrat
RING THE JOY, SING THE SEASON: First United Methodist Church, 34 S. Main St., Rochester, Sunday, Dec. 10, 3 p.m. $12. Celebrate the sounds of Christmas as Granite State Choral Society with Daniel Roihl, Music Director, joins with the Granite State ...

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Terrington St Clement bellringers issue peal appeal - Lynn News

Posted: 09 Dec 2017 02:33 AM PST


Lynn News

Terrington St Clement bellringers issue peal appeal
Lynn News
... whose husband Barry is also one of the team, said: “ The bells are a piece of history and tradition and it is very satisfying to be part of this.” Debra McGowan lives at Clenchwarton but with no bellringers there she joined the Terrington team ...

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

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 10:31 PM PST


The Falmouth Chorale to Present CAROLS & LULLABIES Holiday Concert
Broadway World
In this concert, Maxwell performs on marimba, glockenspiel, Sleigh Bells, drums, and more. Following intermission, a bell theme governs the remainder of the program, beginning with Cape Youth Chorale, echoed by the full Chorale and the audience in ...

Finally real bells: NC State bell tower gets major makeover :: WRAL ... - WRAL.com

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 05:01 PM PST


WRAL.com

Finally real bells: NC State bell tower gets major makeover :: WRAL ...
WRAL.com
A focal point at NC State University is getting a major, multi-million dollar makeover that will add working bells to the Hillsborough Street campus landmark.

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Elizabethan bell — city's oldest — to toll its anniversary on Sunday - Chicago Tribune

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 04:29 PM PST


Chicago Tribune

Elizabethan bell — city's oldest — to toll its anniversary on Sunday
Chicago Tribune
The bell journeyed from England to Chicago to honor the church pastor. An Aug. 15, 1975, advertisement in “The Ringing World,” a weekly journal for church bell ringers, listed it as one of four for sale. The ad said the bell was cast between 1579 and ...

Surrey dates for VSO's 25th year of 'A Traditional Christmas' concerts - Surrey Now-Leader

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 12:35 PM PST


Surrey Now-Leader

Surrey dates for VSO's 25th year of 'A Traditional Christmas' concerts
Surrey Now-Leader
8 at Vancouver's St. Andrew's-Wesley Church and concluding Sunday, Dec. 17 at Burnaby's Michael J. Fox Theatre. As always, the tour includes two performances in Surrey — this year on Saturday, Dec. 16 at the Sullivan Heights Secondary theatre, at 4 p ...

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Surrey dates for VSO's 25th year of 'A Traditional Christmas ... - Surrey Now-Leader

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 12:35 PM PST


Surrey Now-Leader

Surrey dates for VSO's 25th year of 'A Traditional Christmas ...
Surrey Now-Leader
SURREY — A pair of concerts at Bell Performing Arts Centre will help celebrate the 25th anniversary of a Christmas tradition in Metro Vancouver. Vancouver Symphony Orchestra's “A Traditional Christmas” concert tour again rolls through the region ...

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Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, Dec. 8-10 - Planet Princeton - Planet Princeton

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 09:40 AM PST


Planet Princeton

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, Dec. 8-10 - Planet Princeton
Planet Princeton
The opening reception for the “Feather and Flight” art exhibition at the D&R Greenway is Friday evening. Red Knots by 0. Gowen. Friday, December 8. Sauce for the Goose Holiday Market – The Arts Council of Princeton presents the 24th annual Sauce for ...

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Bell ringers to perform Sunday at free concert - Gridley Herald

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 07:16 AM PST


Bell ringers to perform Sunday at free concert
Gridley Herald
The Trinity Presbyterian Church Bell Choir, the Joyful Ringers under the direction of Joan Nylund, will perform at the Community Christmas Concert, 7 p.m., Sunday, December 10, at the LDS Church, 400 Spruce Street, Gridley. Noted musicians also ...

Des King | Let's do more to make this the most wonderful time of the year - Packaging News

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 04:48 AM PST


Packaging News

Des King | Let's do more to make this the most wonderful time of the year
Packaging News
Viewed from a tinsel-free perspective, this recurrent show of amnesia beggars belief; likewise Christmas present itself: now more celebrated by the metronomic ring of the cash register than the joyous peal of church bells. Not that there's any cause ...

Council to set aside land for bell foundry's future - LoughboroughEcho.net

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 02:50 AM PST


LoughboroughEcho.net

Council to set aside land for bell foundry's future
LoughboroughEcho.net
The Loughborough Bellfoundry Trust has submitted a £10m bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund to support the project. If the application is successful, the council will transfer the land to the foundry at zero cost. It will provide a new entrance, employee ...

Belknap Mill Matters - Ringing in the season - The Laconia Daily Sun

Posted: 08 Dec 2017 01:11 AM PST


The Laconia Daily Sun

Belknap Mill Matters - Ringing in the season
The Laconia Daily Sun
When the owners of the destroyed mill decided to rebuild, they asked the Holbrook bell foundry to recast the ruined bell. Supposedly, locals supplied 50 silver dollars to be added to the molten metal to improve the tone – a common practice for ...

This Weekend on the Mountain - Mountain News

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 02:25 PM PST


Mountain News

This Weekend on the Mountain
Mountain News
This group of 11 bell ringers, under the direction of Billie Weiss, will use five octaves of English handbells (61 bells) and three octaves of hand chimes (37 chimes) to create the music they perform. They will be joined by Peter McHugh on percussion ...

North Shore Community Calendar - The Salem News

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 12:36 PM PST


North Shore Community Calendar
The Salem News
Beverly: Manchester Singers Holiday Concert, 4:30 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Church, 552 Cabot St. Selections include “In the Candlelight,” “Ding Dong Merrily on High,” Tide of Angels, “Hanukkah Night.” $10 for adults; $7 for students/seniors ...

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North Shore Community Calendar | Local News | salemnews.com - The Salem News

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 12:36 PM PST


North Shore Community Calendar | Local News | salemnews.com
The Salem News
Salem: Festive Fridays, times vary. Shopping hours are extended at select Salem retailers. Visit www.salemmainstreets.org to see who's participating. Beverly: Merry Main Streets, times vary. Shopping hours are extended at select Beverly retailers ...

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Bells will once again ring out from Dorstone church after ambitious project - Hereford Times

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 11:06 AM PST


Hereford Times

Bells will once again ring out from Dorstone church after ambitious project
Hereford Times
These bells have been silent for more than 65 years because in 1950, the bell tower was lowered for safety reasons, and the four ancient bells were un-hung and put on a wooden frame, where they could only be chimed. Thanks for to a grant from the ...

France's Lyon gets ready to shine during annual festival of lights - Reuters

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 10:35 AM PST


France's Lyon gets ready to shine during annual festival of lights
Reuters
LYON, France Dec 7 (Reuters) - Giant neon flowers, neon horses and cowboy cartoons projected only building facades will illuminate the French city of Lyon for the next few days, as the city holds its annual “Fete des Lumieres,” or Festival of Lights ...

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The evolution of fire fighting in Kitchissippi - Kitchissippi Times

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 08:48 AM PST


Kitchissippi Times

The evolution of fire fighting in Kitchissippi
Kitchissippi Times
In 1916, the bell and belfry to summon the fire fighters were added to Nepean town hall at the request of the brigade. Village council approved the fee of $175 be paid to W.J. Hamilton to construct the tower and install the bell, which later became ...

Festival floral display at church raises £3000 - Crewe Chronicle

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 06:28 AM PST


Crewe Chronicle

Festival floral display at church raises £3000
Crewe Chronicle
For three days, St Bartholomew's Church was home to a floral spectacular with each arrangement representing one of the gifts from the 'Twelve Days of Christmas' song. Highlights include the 'Eight Maids A Milking' arrangement by Jacqui Owen from ...

Church conversion with a steampunk aesthetic - The Globe and Mail

Posted: 07 Dec 2017 05:06 AM PST


The Globe and Mail

Church conversion with a steampunk aesthetic
The Globe and Mail
And it's reminiscent of a bell tower." On the second level, a sitting room has a view of the impressive light fixture outside. There's also a bedroom, office and bathroom on that level. Very often in new condominiums, Mr. Bonnell says, the walls and ...

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