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Radio Control Car Action is the #1 RC magazine. More readers trust RC Car Action to provide them with the latest information and newest product reviews than any other RC publication.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

New Bedford looks to help hoaders; letting go hard to do

Understanding why hoarders stockpile things and what their collections mean to them is key to helping someone break the cycle of compulsive collecting, Lee Shuer said Thursday at a city-sponsored workshop on hoarding.

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Related Topix: New Bedford, MA, Pop/Rock, Thursday, Life, Hobbies, Barnstable County, MA

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Hobart collector loves the thrill of the chase

It would be easy to mistake the inside of Gaylene Burtt's family home for some kind of showroom because of the attention to detail in the way she has displayed her huge and varied collection.

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Airdrie City View

Organics recycling program shows success in three months

The City of Airdrie is now collecting more organics recycling than garbage three months after implementing the green cart program.

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Braintree and Witham Times

Collectors share passions for their collections

They say that if something exists, somebody somewhere collects them and that's certainly true of Times readers who have been sharing their collections this week.

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The Star Press

Collector turns love of 'Star Wars' into business

The inspiration behind Brian Semling's 20-year-old Fountain City, Wis., business came at an unlikely time -- during a visit to a friend's house to watch "Return of the Jedi."

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Related Topix: Star Wars, Vocal, Fountain City, WI, Life, Hobbies

Fratellowatches.com

Story Of The Original Omega Seamaster Jedi Chronograph

When you start collecting vintage Omega watches from the 1970s and come across the big chunky Seamaster chronographs the top 3 models you will find are: reference 176.001, reference 176.007 and reference 176.0005 or the so-called Omega Seamaster Jedi.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Spokesman-Review

Poll: Idahoans Oppose Online Taxes

The National Taxpayers Union says it's conducted a poll in Idaho that shows Idahoans oppose taxes on online sales, with questions such as, "Please tell me if you agree or disagree with the following statement.

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Sag Harbor Online

High Caliber Art Fair Returns to Southampton

More and more people are doing it. Some people do it to show off. Some people do it for money.

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Jalopnik

Five Honest Tips For Starting A Car Collection That Won't Lose Money

I've always dreamed of having an appreciating classic or exotic car collection, but I've never had anything other than a "regular" car.

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Edward Champion's Return of the Reluc...

The Human Value of Cultural Preservation

Record collectors are preserving some of America's most vital music, sometimes transforming into unanticipated tastemakers.

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Hispanic Business

King's College London - Breathing easy in space: new device to monitor lung function

Release date- 22072014 - A new method of collecting blood from the ear, currently part of an interactive exhibition at the , could be used to monitor lung function in space.

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Thetelegraphand Argus

Caution is advised over Gaza and Syria charity collections

Charity collectors have been warned to stick to legal guidelines after West Yorkshire Police received complaints about impromptu collections for Gaza and Syria.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Wiltshire Times

1.5k fine for first scrap metal carrier convicted in Wiltshire under new law

A scrap metal carrier is the first convicted in Wiltshire under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act for failing to be a registered scrap metal dealer in the county A scrap metal carrier is the first convicted in Wiltshire under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act for failing to be a registered scrap metal dealer in the county.

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JD Supra

N.Y. Department of Financial Services Issues Revised Proposed Debt Collection Rules

The New York Department of Financial Services recently issued revised proposed debt collection regulations, which have important implications concerning charged-off and time-barred debt, for third-party debt collectors and debt buyers.

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SF Sentinel

Looking Intently: The James Cahill Legacy

The late James Cahill, Professor Emeritus at UC Berkeley, was known as a brilliant scholar, exceptional teacher and writer, and extraordinary connoisseur and collector of Chinese and Japanese paintings.

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Central Western Daily

Late night callers ring true as Cancer Council doorknockers

Cancer Council staff have confirmed legitimate doorknockers are visiting houses as late as 8pm at night, after several Orange residents turned to Facebook this week to warn the late night collectors may be scammers.

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Sunherald.com

At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun

Richard Hendrickson, 101, demonstrates how he collects temperature and precipitation data for the National Weather Service on Monday, July, 21, 2014, in Bridgehampton, N.Y. Hendrickson is being honored as the longest serving volunteer weather data collector for the National Weather Service for his 84 years of collecting information from his farm on ... (more)

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The Otago Daily Times

Antique dealer still loves the 'thrill of the hunt'

Neville Tyson holds a vintage German-made toy replica of a Bluebird racing car, dating back to 1928.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Congress can win one for Main Street

It has been nine years since Congress first took up online shopping's unfair sales-tax advantage over brick-and-mortar retailers.

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