Tuesday Mar 4
The Hartford Courant
Two Eagle Scouts Hiking Appalachian Trail
Jonathan Maidment, of Bolton, and Brian Fearon, of Manchester, started their hike in Georgia on Feb. 27. The two are raising funds for research into Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, a genetic disorder .
Research suggests Turton FC not Lancashire's longest-established club
Researcher Gary James, author of 'Manchester A Football History', said Hulme Athenaeum was the first club in the old county of Lancashire, predating Turton by eight years.
sweetFrog Premium Frozen Yogurt Hops into Avon
But sweetFrog Premium Frozen Yogurt is more than a frozen yogurt place to the staff.
Paintings by Bolton artist Reuben Ward Binks to be auctioned in New York
The artist, born in Bolton in 1880, specialised in dogs and he is a favourite of the Queen, who owns 15 of his works.