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Magic's playoff-push rallying cry is ringing hollow - Orlando Sentinel

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 12:05 PM PDT


Orlando Sentinel

Magic's playoff-push rallying cry is ringing hollow
Orlando Sentinel
Soon, if it hasn't already, talk about a potential playoff push will ring completely hollow. "My ego would be crazy big if I thought it was having an effect right now," Skiles said after the Portland loss. "We just came out and laid an egg. The ...

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We all have a part to play in improving health - Fleetwood Today

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 09:24 AM PDT


Fleetwood Today

We all have a part to play in improving health
Fleetwood Today
County Director of Public Health, Dr Sakthi Karunanithi has spoken after new government report on public health in Lancashire set alarm bells ringing. The report looks at issues ranging from reducing health inequalities to promoting healthy pregnancy ...

Travel: For whom the bell tolls in Slovenia - Scotsman

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 08:29 AM PDT


Scotsman

Travel: For whom the bell tolls in Slovenia
Scotsman
Travel: For whom the bell tolls in Slovenia ... A crowd has gathered inside the church by the time we climb the 99 steps from the boat. Nevertheless, we are ushered to the front with the ... Amid a faint peal overhead, we hurriedly proffer our ...

Bell-ringing Ranieri 'humbles everyone' at Leicester - Teamtalk.com

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 07:07 AM PDT


Bell-ringing Ranieri 'humbles everyone' at Leicester
Teamtalk.com
Leicester winger Jeff Schlupp insists boss Claudio Ranieri has managed to keep the table toppers grounded. The Foxes are five points clear at the head of the Barclays Premier League ahead of Monday's visit of Newcastle. Tottenham will cut the gap if ...

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Louisville markets offer antiques, oddities and treasure - Dallas Morning News

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 06:10 AM PDT


Dallas Morning News

Louisville markets offer antiques, oddities and treasure
Dallas Morning News
A grandfather clock's chime is so robust it sounds like church bells. “We sell a lot of clocks!” says Stewart, moving on to a French table-top model from the 1860s. Its case is carved with Arabic stars; a maiden figurine draws back curtains. Hand ...

Setting courthouse clock tower for Daylight Saving Time no small task - Gwinnettdailypost.com

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 05:28 AM PDT


Gwinnettdailypost.com

Setting courthouse clock tower for Daylight Saving Time no small task
Gwinnettdailypost.com
The table include an arm which pulls and releases a wire that goes through the ceiling and operates the hammer that strikes the tower's large bell on the next level. The bell is the original from 1908 and has the names of county officials from that ...

Race to fix Herefordshire church bells ready for St George's Day - BBC News

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 05:14 AM PDT


BBC News

Race to fix Herefordshire church bells ready for St George's Day
BBC News
A Herefordshire parish is facing a race against time to restore the bells of its Norman church tower in time for St George's Day. The bells, which date back to the 14th Century, were removed from St George's in Woolhope in January after cracks were ...

Wells Fargo Looks to Eye-Scan Security - Top Tech News

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 12:06 AM PST


Top Tech News

Wells Fargo Looks to Eye-Scan Security
Top Tech News
The system Wells Fargo will roll out in a few months uses a smartphone's front-facing camera to look at the pattern of blood vessels in the whites of the eyes, a pattern that doesn't change and is unique like a fingerprint. Initially conceived by a ...

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40 years of colorful early music at Moravian College - Allentown Morning Call

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 08:35 PM PST


Allentown Morning Call

40 years of colorful early music at Moravian College
Allentown Morning Call
One can truly hear the sound of the bells as the arrangement speeds along, each voice part getting the chance to mimic the sounds of the bells. "It's a wild scene of bell ringers in a chapel tower. We give it a kind of surround sound effect, and make ...

Viewing estrangement from both sides - Detroit Free Press

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 07:49 PM PST


Detroit Free Press

Viewing estrangement from both sides
Detroit Free Press
Even though it was a relief, I still hear those words ringing in my head years later. There are some instances where trying to develop a broken relationship ... Not “Are you sure???” or “What made you decide to do THAT?” or “Oh you should change your ...

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Ghent and Bruges: A tale of two canal cities - Malay Mail Online

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 05:25 PM PST


Malay Mail Online

Ghent and Bruges: A tale of two canal cities
Malay Mail Online
From the square you can see the 12th-century belfry and the Provincial Court. The former is an 83-metre-high, postcard-worthy tower. Climb the 366 steps to its top and enjoy unparalleled views of the city. You may also hear the belfry's 48 bells ...

Chimes of 1000 Clocks - douglascountysentinel

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 11:43 AM PST


douglascountysentinel

Chimes of 1000 Clocks
douglascountysentinel
Jeff Champion rang Champ's Clock Shop's 800-pound McShane church bell at noon as the symphony of synchronized grandfathers and cuckoos began to play for the dozens of people who came out for the 10th annual Chimes of 1,000 Clocks event ...

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5 spectacular European off-season spots - Dallas Morning News

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 11:06 AM PST


Dallas Morning News

5 spectacular European off-season spots
Dallas Morning News
There's even a romantic church on an island in the lake, where you can climb the steps and ring the bell. With its winding streets, onion domes and colorful pastel buildings, the capital of Ljubljana feels a bit like Salzburg without the ... Americans ...

Leicester City BLOG: Claudio Ranieri having the last laugh on those who mocked him - Leicester Mercury (blog)

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 05:58 AM PST


Leicester Mercury (blog)

Leicester City BLOG: Claudio Ranieri having the last laugh on those who mocked him
Leicester Mercury (blog)
There have been comparisons between his strikers and the RAF and the Road Runner, complete with hand gestures and 'meep, meep' sound affects, explanations that he likes to let his players have a laugh before he kills them, and quotes from Rudyard ...

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The toll of time: Sharon's centennial bell relocated to make room for new sculpture - Sharonherald

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 04:45 AM PST


Sharonherald

The toll of time: Sharon's centennial bell relocated to make room for new sculpture
Sharonherald
A slightly smaller replica of the Liberty Bell, it was mounted on a tower built from beams from the former South Water Avenue Elementary School that had been torn down during an urban renewal project in the early '70s. City officials have lost track of ...

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Oklahoma City VA Hospital to get a new director - KOKH FOX25

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 09:25 PM PST


KOKH FOX25

Oklahoma City VA Hospital to get a new director
KOKH FOX25
For the Senators, it was to see why their phones have been ringing off the hook. "It's not uncommon for us to be on the phone ... Now, another step towards creating change, new leadership, and new beginnings. "We had problems here and I'm really ...

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Local religion digest: Family Promise director to give the message at Easter Dawn service - Reading Eagle

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 09:06 PM PST


Reading Eagle

Local religion digest: Family Promise director to give the message at Easter Dawn service
Reading Eagle
Gwen Didden, executive director of Family Promise and founder of Palace Project Ministries, will give the message at the 103rd annual Easter Dawn service at the William Penn Memorial Fire Tower on Skyline Drive atop Mount Penn on March 27 at 6:30 a.m. ...

Justin Welby preaches some sense writes PLATELL'S PEOPLE - Daily Mail

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 05:21 PM PST


Daily Mail

Justin Welby preaches some sense writes PLATELL'S PEOPLE
Daily Mail
... not share their Guardian-esque views. At my last parish I even had a church warden say to me she'd prefer it if I worshipped elsewhere, as in her eyes I was the most despicable of creatures — a writer for a conservative paper. ... He was also a ...
Justin Welby: "The EU debate is not all about us. It's about our vision for the world." | PoliticsHome.comPoliticsHome.com

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Expat Australian British MP Catherine West backs the seemingly unbackable - Sydney Morning Herald

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 04:38 PM PST


Sydney Morning Herald

Expat Australian British MP Catherine West backs the seemingly unbackable
Sydney Morning Herald
London: The bells are ringing in Portcullis House, the shiny modern parliamentary building across the road from the Gothic Victoriana of Westminster. Labour Catherine West MP rises from her chair and walks briskly towards the tunnel to the Commons, for ...

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Court: Wirral drug addict poured petrol over his father's bed and set fire to it in a rage - Wirral Globe

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 08:01 AM PST


Wirral Globe

Court: Wirral drug addict poured petrol over his father's bed and set fire to it in a rage
Wirral Globe
Judge Conrad said he took into account that he had called the police and has no previous convictions “but it is a matter of concern that when you could not get the drugs to which you are clearly addicted, and caused your behaviour to change, you ...

Verizon And FCC Push 'MmWave' For 5G Wireless, In Dot-Com Twist - Investor's Business Daily

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 05:23 AM PST


Investor's Business Daily

Verizon And FCC Push 'MmWave' For 5G Wireless, In Dot-Com Twist
Investor's Business Daily
If 28 GHz or millimeter wave rings a bell, that's because several fixed wireless startups (WinStar, Teligent, Nextlink, Terabeam) tried and failed in commercializing products relying on high-frequency airwaves during the dot-com boom of the late 1990s ...

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New York Today: A Master of Time - New York Times

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 04:33 AM PST


New York Times

New York Today: A Master of Time
New York Times
Bells, whistles, chimes and gongs sound every minute. Hands tick, pendulums swing. Walking into a clock repairman's shop feels like stepping into a music box. Or, as John Metcalfe calls himself, an “antiquarian horologist.” (Horology is the study of ...

Cleveland Fish Fry Guide 2016: Local fish frys for the fifth Friday of Lent - cleveland.com

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 04:10 AM PST


cleveland.com

Cleveland Fish Fry Guide 2016: Local fish frys for the fifth Friday of Lent
cleveland.com
216-741-1880. Bell Tower/St. John Bosco Church, 6480 Pearl Road, Parma Heights. Fish Fry. Entree Choices of Deep Fried or Broiled Alaskan Pollock, Pierogi or Eggplant Lasagna-dinners include: coleslaw, roll & butter, dessert, choice of coffee, tea and ...

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Historic clocks that have stood the test of time - Financial Times

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 04:00 AM PST


Historic clocks that have stood the test of time
Financial Times
Enmeshed as we are in the space-time continuum, human beings have long sought to mark the passing of time. If we cannot master time, at least we can measure it — whether by scratching lines in bone, building stone henges or by mapping the stars and ...

Look Back in Anger / Jinny (Derby Theatre) - WhatsOnStage.com

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 01:48 AM PST


Look Back in Anger / Jinny (Derby Theatre)
WhatsOnStage.com
... door-frames, clouds of steam and smoke swirling around the actors between scenes and during the important soundscape (by Ivan Stott, who also plays Alison's father, the blimpish, nostalgic Colonel) of depressing rain, jazz riffs and pealing church ...

Pleasant winter ramble around magnificent Pencoed castle (From ... - Barry and District News

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 01:07 AM PST


Barry and District News

Pleasant winter ramble around magnificent Pencoed castle (From ...
Barry and District News
ON A pleasant dry winter morning nine walkers joined Sue G on her debut as a Penarth and District Ramblers walk leader for the group which began…

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Pleasant winter ramble around magnificent Pencoed castle - Barry and District News

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 01:07 AM PST


Barry and District News

Pleasant winter ramble around magnificent Pencoed castle
Barry and District News
The pretty 13th century church is dedicated to St John the Baptist and boasts a peal of six bells and is situated next to the fortified manor house of Penhow Castle, which dates back to the Norman invasion when it was owned by the St Maur family who ...

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The Ringing World Ltd - Journalism.co.uk

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 01:00 AM PST


The Ringing World Ltd
Journalism.co.uk
The Ringing World is the weekly magazine for Church Bell Ringers (Change Ringers). Each issue normally comprises 24 pages, with 4 or more in colour. Edited by an active ringer, it contains articles, advice, reports, training material, notices of ...

Russell Crowe a leading man at Martin Crowe's funeral - KIRO Seattle

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 12:32 AM PST


KIRO Seattle

Russell Crowe a leading man at Martin Crowe's funeral
KIRO Seattle
Russell Crowe, Martin's cousin, wasn't initially expected to attend the service at Auckland's Holy Trinity Cathedral, having taken part in a memorial planned by Martin Crowe in the last days of his illness. Eulogies were delivered by Martin ...

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Roamer: One of Belfast's most attractive churches - Belfast Newsletter

Posted: 10 Mar 2016 11:03 PM PST


Belfast Newsletter

Roamer: One of Belfast's most attractive churches
Belfast Newsletter
Lanyon also designed the famous Campanile arch and bell tower at Trinity College, Dublin, a popular tourist attraction that has spawned some curious myths! Students who pass through it when the bells ring will fail their exams; the bells will toll when ...

Sylvia Crawford: The folks in Glen Ellen - Sonoma Index-Tribune

Posted: 10 Mar 2016 10:37 PM PST


Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sylvia Crawford: The folks in Glen Ellen
Sonoma Index-Tribune
(2 of 3) Bouverie Docent Bob Alwitt of Sonoma captured the new Docent Class of 2016 on camera celebrating their graduation with a champagne toast just before ringing David Bouverie's Hearst bell whose peal resounded throughout the Valley. Note the ...

A ding dong battle: bell-ringing festival draws visitors from UK and New Zealand - Central Western Daily

Posted: 10 Mar 2016 01:50 PM PST


Central Western Daily

A ding dong battle: bell-ringing festival draws visitors from UK and New Zealand
Central Western Daily
Bells will be echoing from Lithgow to Orange from March 11-14 as part of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Bellringers (ANZAB) Festival of Bellringing. Bands of bell ringers all over the world range from ages 10 to over 80-years-of-age and ...

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South east London GPs face 'toxic cocktail' of rising demand and deteriorating quality - News Shopper

Posted: 10 Mar 2016 07:08 AM PST


News Shopper

South east London GPs face 'toxic cocktail' of rising demand and deteriorating quality
News Shopper
Orpington and Lewisham, Deptford reported “no change” and GPs in Lewisham West and Penge did not respond to the survey. In Lewisham East and Beckenham, GP surgeries ranked their financial viability as “unsustainable”. The BMA issued an ... “I know ...

MICHAEL GERSON: The moral insight of 'Mockingbird' - Stillwater News Press

Posted: 10 Mar 2016 07:04 AM PST


Stillwater News Press

MICHAEL GERSON: The moral insight of 'Mockingbird'
Stillwater News Press
From her tranquil hometown, Lee must have known that her novel – required in English class, found tattered in a used bookstore, reclaimed from a box in the basement – was causing lightning, and earthquakes, and pealing church bells. Abraham Lincoln ...

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SIX Swiss Exchange Hosts Women In ETFs - Bell Ringing Ceremony Held In Zurich As Part Of International Women's Day - Exchange News Direct

Posted: 10 Mar 2016 04:46 AM PST


Exchange News Direct

SIX Swiss Exchange Hosts Women In ETFs - Bell Ringing Ceremony Held In Zurich As Part Of International Women's Day
Exchange News Direct
On 8 March 2016, SIX Swiss Exchange acted as a host for the bell ringing of Women in ETFs . The event took place as part of bell ringing ceremonies at over 30 exchanges globally. More than 40 participants gathered to join Women in ETFs to celebrate the ...

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