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Tales Of Restaurant Injuries And Explosions - Wonkette (satire) (blog)

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 08:03 AM PDT


Wonkette (satire) (blog)

Tales Of Restaurant Injuries And Explosions
Wonkette (satire) (blog)
I beg the manager to find someone to fill in for me so I could go to the ER, but she refuses and goes home, leaving me to serve (and make food) for another almost seven hours with one hand while the other one is bleeding out to the point that I'm ...

Marco Rubio Spits On Miami Mayor's Ringing Endorsement - PoliticusUSA

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 07:07 AM PDT


PoliticusUSA

Marco Rubio Spits On Miami Mayor's Ringing Endorsement
PoliticusUSA
... Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio (FL) would have offered up a, at least, reciprocal acknowledgement to Miami mayor and Cuban immigrant Tomás Pedro Regalado that in accepting his ringing endorsement, he would address climate change ...

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Wide variety of entries for 'The Guild' - isleofman.com

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 07:05 AM PDT


isleofman.com

Wide variety of entries for 'The Guild'
isleofman.com
'The Guild', in association with award-winning property developer Dandara, will take place from 22nd to 30th April 2016 at the Villa Marina and St Thomas' church in Douglas. It has extended its dance classes to include Solo Ballet, Character Duet and ...

SXSW 2016: early noshers, Douglas Rushkoff, Transpecos - Irish Times (blog)

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 06:36 AM PDT


Irish Times (blog)

SXSW 2016: early noshers, Douglas Rushkoff, Transpecos
Irish Times (blog)
It's March madness which means SXSW takes over the streets of Austin, Texas and we're hanging out trying our best to take it all in and then finding other stuff to go “wow” about that we didn't know about. Like Questlove DJ-ing at a random block party ...

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Raising revenues - Airport World Online

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 05:56 AM PDT


Raising revenues
Airport World Online
Changes within the travel sector itself have also contributed to the difficulties. These include the increased prevalence of certain low-cost carriers and the associated restrictions on baggage alongside increased or confusing regulations about what ...

Billy Gibbons talks BB King and new album Perfectamundo - MusicRadar.com

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 05:55 AM PDT


MusicRadar.com

Billy Gibbons talks BB King and new album Perfectamundo
MusicRadar.com
So, at first sight, the idea of Reverend Billy Gibbons going all Latino on Perfectamundo with his solo project Billy Gibbons And The BFG's is a strange one. But from the first notes of the album's opening track, Got Love If You Want It, with Billy's ...

10 Questions About Virtual Reality Headsets Before You Buy - NuFronteer Media Inc. a.k.a. GearBrain (blog)

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 05:28 AM PDT


NuFronteer Media Inc. a.k.a. GearBrain (blog)

10 Questions About Virtual Reality Headsets Before You Buy
NuFronteer Media Inc. a.k.a. GearBrain (blog)
Easy phone insertion: The Google Cardboard platform is still in its infancy, so you often have to leave virtual reality mode and go back to regular phone mode to switch apps, to change settings, or to queue up new videos. Depending on the headset, you ...

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10 Times you get butterflies when you're in a new relationship - FemaleFirst.co.uk

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 04:58 AM PDT


FemaleFirst.co.uk

10 Times you get butterflies when you're in a new relationship
FemaleFirst.co.uk
When you hear the knock on the door or the bell ringing- you check your breath and underarms one last time before answering the with a confidence that says 'I always look and smell like this!' When he ... by Lucy Moore for www.femalefirst.co.uk find me ...

A 146-year-old church is gleaming once again - Inquirer.net

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 03:09 AM PDT


Inquirer.net

A 146-year-old church is gleaming once again
Inquirer.net
SINGAPORE — The bell of the 146-year-old Church of Saints Peter and Paul is ringing once again – filling the historic civic district with its rounded chime. It follows a year of silence after the once-crumbling Catholic church underwent a $5.83 ...

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Call Box, Building On History: Bell recovered from ocean bottom now tolls in church steeple - Florida Times-Union

Posted: 14 Mar 2016 02:18 AM PDT


Florida Times-Union

Call Box, Building On History: Bell recovered from ocean bottom now tolls in church steeple
Florida Times-Union
Since then, the bell has been rung on special occasions and holidays, such as St. Nicholas Park's Christmas candlelight service and Valentine's Day. It's not regularly rung on Sundays because the loud peal could disturb neighbors, said music director ...

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
A crowd has gathered inside the church by the time we climb the 99 steps from the boat. ... Amid a faint peal overhead, we hurriedly proffer our heartfelt wishes skywards before turning on our heels and breezing, red-faced, past the likewise blushing ...

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

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 07:25 AM PDT


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

Posted: 13 Mar 2016 07:07 AM PDT


Telegraph.co.uk

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 ...
Leicester City BLOG: Claudio Ranieri having the last laugh on those who mocked himLeicester Mercury (blog)
West Ham vs Tottenham: Dele Alli is a doubt but Mousa Dembele, Clinton Njie and Jan Vertonghen outInternational Business Times UK

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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 ...

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 ...

Chirk, Wrexham

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 04:00 PM PST

Indication of simulator and of toilet facility added

Maldon, All Ss, Essex

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 04:00 PM PST

Bells now removed for restoration project (qv)

St Helens, Mers

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 04:00 PM PST

Ringing suspended during church building works

Stretton on Dunsmore, Warks

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 04:00 PM PST

Indication of toilet facility added

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 ...
West Ham vs Tottenham: Dele Alli is a doubt but Mousa Dembele, Clinton Njie and Jan Vertonghen outInternational Business Times UK

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

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 04:45 AM PST


Sharonherald

The toll of time: Sharon's centennial bell relocated to make room for ...
Sharonherald
SHARON – A relic of Sharon's municipal history is moving to a new location and clearing the way for installation of a metal sculpture that was designed and ...

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Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing March 10 - Ludlow Advertiser

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 10:45 PM PST


Ludlow Advertiser

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing March 10
Ludlow Advertiser
The Shrewsbury hand-bell ringers will entertain with music on the theme of May merrymaking. The speakers for the ... 4pm-6pm. 0345 6789023 (free number). Bishop's Castle Climate Change Group talk. 'The ocean and climate change' – Dr Alison Weeks. Three ...

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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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 - Barry and District News

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 01:07 AM PST

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