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Merseybells news feed as published


Students with, without musical backround welcomed to learn carillon - Iowa State Daily

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 02:32 PM PST


Iowa State Daily

Students with, without musical backround welcomed to learn carillon
Iowa State Daily
“I was introduced to this instrument when I was at graduate school at the University of Michigan," Tam said. "I heard the bells and thought it was ... When his wife died in 1895, he established a freestanding tower with a chime of 10 bells. In 1929, 26 ...

Charlie Hebdo attackers sought to kill people and ideas - OurWindsor.ca

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 02:31 PM PST


Charlie Hebdo attackers sought to kill people and ideas
OurWindsor.ca
A national day of mourning followed with a moment of silence, and later the bells ringing in Notre Dame Cathedral. The iconic Eiffel Tower darkened for five minutes. On Friday, a massive manhunt ended with two suspects dead. In a related hostage taking ...

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'Je suis Ahmed' brings to the forefront a life worthy of emulation - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 01:01 PM PST


'Je suis Ahmed' brings to the forefront a life worthy of emulation
National Catholic Reporter (blog)
Some details, like the bells of Notre Dame and the dimmed lights of the Eiffel Tower, required official cooperation, but for the most part, the expressions of collective grief were natural outpourings of popular emotion. On social media, in a cry ...

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Google criticized for not attacking security flaw in older devices - PCWorld

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 12:02 PM PST


Google criticized for not attacking security flaw in older devices
PCWorld
The alarm bell is once again ringing over Android security. A Forbes report cites security experts dinging Google over the company's decision to no longer issue security updates for WebView in devices running Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) or lower. WebView ...

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Shrimp with Sweet Potatoes and a Sesame Soy Ginger and Cilantro Sauce - TWC News

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 11:53 AM PST


TWC News

Shrimp with Sweet Potatoes and a Sesame Soy Ginger and Cilantro Sauce
TWC News
And then, all that's left is to peel as much sweet potato as you like and cut that crosswise into 1/2 - 3/4 inch rounds, add those to a large saute pan with 1/2 - 1 inch of water, turn the heat to high and put a lid on top. Once the water comes to a ...

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Camp work, Cub Scout changes discussed - Wilkes Journal Patriot

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 11:11 AM PST


Wilkes Journal Patriot

Camp work, Cub Scout changes discussed
Wilkes Journal Patriot
An update on certain aspects of Scouting in the region and nationwide was given and awards were presented to local adult volunteers during the annual Wilkes District Scout Banquet Saturday night in the North Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church fellowship ...

Bells to peal in Goa at canonization of Bl. Joseph Vaz ‎ - Vatican Radio

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 08:55 AM PST


Vatican Radio

Bells to peal in Goa at canonization of Bl. Joseph Vaz ‎
Vatican Radio
Catholic churches in the Indian state of Goa will ring their bells in celebration on Wednesday when Pope Francis declares Blessed Joseph Vaz, a Catholic priest of Goan origin, a saint in the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo. "The canonization of Blessed ...

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GALLERY: Shoppers treated to carols flash mob - Shoreham Herald

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 07:07 AM PST


GALLERY: Shoppers treated to carols flash mob
Shoreham Herald
... Sussex Sailability, a carol singing flash mob from South Downs Folk and Whispering Woods Gang. The St Mary's Handbell Ringers, from St Mary de Haura Church in Shoreham, also took part. PR ambassador Emma Green said: “The hand bell ringers provided ...

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Man's Vision for Children's Museum Becomes Reality - TWC News

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 06:42 AM PST


TWC News

Man's Vision for Children's Museum Becomes Reality
TWC News
Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID. Sign in. Get TWC ... That is when the museum opened its doors on Church Street. “We are a ..... Photo taken February 14, 2014 by Gary Bell. E-mail ...

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Martin Luther King Remembered Through Song, Poetry, Theater - Hartford Courant

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 06:17 AM PST


Martin Luther King Remembered Through Song, Poetry, Theater
Hartford Courant
The event will feature the Third Baptist Church Chorus and Suffield's special interracial, interfaith, intergenerational choir. >>The Connecticut Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission will hold its 29th annual National Liberty Bell Ringing ...

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The Doctor Who Championed Hand-Washing And Briefly Saved Lives - North Country Public Radio

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 04:40 AM PST


North Country Public Radio

The Doctor Who Championed Hand-Washing And Briefly Saved Lives
North Country Public Radio
Then Semmelweis noticed that whenever someone on the ward died of childbed fever, a priest would walk slowly through the doctors' clinic, past the women's beds with an attendant ringing a bell. This time Semmelweis theorized that the priest .... For ...

The Doctor Who Championed Hand-Washing And Briefly Saved Lives - Capital Public Radio News

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 04:27 AM PST


Capital Public Radio News

The Doctor Who Championed Hand-Washing And Briefly Saved Lives
Capital Public Radio News
It was a time Lessler describes as "the start of the golden age of the physician scientist," when physicians were expected to have scientific training. So doctors like Semmelweis were no longer thinking of illness as an ... This time Semmelweis ...

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15000-bell quest takes Birmingham artist around globe - MiamiHerald.com

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 02:11 AM PST


15000-bell quest takes Birmingham artist around globe
MiamiHerald.com
She has photographed cowbells, telephone bells, church bells, school bells, bells that hang around the necks of elephants and camels, bells on the lively legs of traditional British Morris dancers, bells made of splendid brass or carved crudely of wood ...

15000-bell quest takes Birmingham artist around globe - Merced Sun-Star

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 01:18 AM PST


Merced Sun-Star

15000-bell quest takes Birmingham artist around globe
Merced Sun-Star
Then one day in Detroit, she met Susan Berry, an authority on hand bell ringing who owned a shop in Dearborn. Dawson started shooting photographs of bells on her trips to make note cards Berry could sell in her shop. Soon, the bell quest took on a ...

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15000-bell quest takes Birmingham artist around globe - SFGate

Posted: 12 Jan 2015 01:16 AM PST


15000-bell quest takes Birmingham artist around globe
SFGate
To try to meet new people, she signed up for watercolor painting classes at the Birmingham-Bloomfield Art Center, and found she had a talent for it. She married Peter Dawson in 1966, a race car driver and engineer at Chrysler, and later Ford. He shared ...

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Celebrating 300 years since 'first true peal' was rung on Norwich church's bells - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 10:35 PM PST


Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Celebrating 300 years since 'first true peal' was rung on Norwich church's bells
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
Change ringing is the art of ringing a set of tuned bells in a series of mathematical patterns called “changes”. It differs from many other forms of campanology in that no attempt is made to produce a conventional melody. The term peal or “full peal ...

Reflecting on the Last 100 years - Revere Journal

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 09:11 PM PST


Reflecting on the Last 100 years
Revere Journal
The celebration of the 100th Anniversary on Monday night in the Council Chamber noting the changing of the government of the Revere from a Town form to a City form was a very impressive affair. City Clerk Ashley Melnik is to be congratulated for ...

South Carolina ports agency meets in a 'wild' setting - Charleston Post Courier

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 09:09 PM PST


South Carolina ports agency meets in a 'wild' setting
Charleston Post Courier
"I am very much a hunting preservationist," said Royall, adding that he worked hard to create wildlife education centers and rein in practices such as ivory poaching that were prevalent in Africa while he was there. Royall, who also served as South ...

Residents take a pull on age-old courthouse bell to celebrate ongoing restorations - Terre Haute Tribune Star

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 07:37 PM PST


Residents take a pull on age-old courthouse bell to celebrate ongoing restorations
Terre Haute Tribune Star
On Sunday, several congregation and community members were at the church, at Third and Crawford streets, for a bell ringing event celebrating the long history of the local church, its preservation project and its ties to the community. ... Originally ...

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Press play on these 5 indie games - The Depaulia

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 05:52 PM PST


Press play on these 5 indie games
The Depaulia
As we enter 2015, there is one lesson to draw from the past year in video games: they have never been so diverse. “In terms of gameplay, there are now games that include everyone, and not just one specific group,” Ruth Williams, a DePaul game design ...

Ringing History - MyWabashValley

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 04:31 PM PST


MyWabashValley

Ringing History
MyWabashValley
Since 1997, Allen Chapel Church has been under restoration. The building itself is almost 150 years old. “The bell ringing, it's really to help celebrate what's been accomplished so far with the project,” explained Kletchner. “To remind the community ...

Church bells to peal for Pope Francis - ABS CBN News

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 04:25 PM PST


InterAksyon

Church bells to peal for Pope Francis
ABS CBN News
MANILA, Philippines - The simultaneous peal of church bells will greet Pope Francis when he arrives in the country on Thursday, the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) announced yesterday. CBCP president and Lingayen-Dagupan ...
All church bells in PH to simultaneously peal at 5:45 pm on Jan. 15 to welcome ... InterAksyon
3 POPEMOBILES READY FOR POPE'S ARRIVAL Philippine Headline News

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Bell Tower team close to funding dream - Evesham Observer

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 04:18 PM PST


Evesham Observer

Bell Tower team close to funding dream
Evesham Observer
A MAJOR fund-raising appeal which aims to secure the future of one of Evesham's biggest landmarks is significantly close to reaching its £500,000 target. The Bell Tower appeal, which was launched in the summer of last year, is just around £30,000 away ...

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Honiley, Warks

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 04:00 PM PST

PN & URL removed: students have 'moved' to Walsgrave on Sowe

St Mary Cray, Gr London

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 04:00 PM PST

PN info amended (not Wed); postcode amended (from BR5 3TX)

Walsgrave on Sowe, W Mids

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 04:00 PM PST

PN info amended (from 19:00 weekly)

Tweed Hospital feels growth pains as redevelopment stalls - ABC Local

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 03:56 PM PST


Tweed Hospital feels growth pains as redevelopment stalls
ABC Local
However the Chair of the Medical Staff Council, Ian McPhee, says alarm bells started ringing when the Tweed Hospital wasn't mentioned once in the state's all-important Rural Health Plan released late last year. "It's continually put (by the health ...

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Wangaratta, Victoria: Travel guide and things to do - Illawarra Mercury

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 02:25 PM PST


Wangaratta, Victoria: Travel guide and things to do
Illawarra Mercury
In the early 1850s the settlement was almost deserted as people flocked to the new gold diggings but it soon began to prosper from the traffic to the Ovens diggings and the subsequent demand for produce and fresh meat. More town allotments were ...

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Ceremony Recognizes Congressional Gold Medal Recipients - TWC News

Posted: 11 Jan 2015 01:39 PM PST


TWC News

Ceremony Recognizes Congressional Gold Medal Recipients
TWC News
It was formed six days before the attack on Pearl Harbor under an administrative order. "Many of them were too young, too old, or otherwise unable to ..... Photo taken February 14, 2014 by Gary Bell. E-mail your weather photos to ncweather@twcnews.com.

Organist retires after nearly 4 decades at Cedar Falls church - The Tribune

Posted: 10 Jan 2015 08:38 AM PST


Organist retires after nearly 4 decades at Cedar Falls church
The Tribune
His duties, in addition to organist, have included directing the Nazareth Choir, Carillon Ringers and Kids' Bell Choir, as well as special services. He will be honored at Sunday services at Nazareth Lutheran Church on Jan. 18. ... It isn't as easy as ...

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