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13 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

Campagnolo's Midsummer Night dinner celebrates local, seasonal bounty

Green pea bruschetta made with local farmers' market finds is an example of the type of dish that will be served at Campagnolo's Midsummer Night dinner on August 6. In Europe, Midsummer is typically celebrated around the end of June, during the Summer Solstice.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Highlands Today

July, August, September? When does Highlands Countya s hottest day fall

It's hot in the morning, hot in the evenings and very hot in the afternoons -- and goes on for what it seems like ever -- until the cool spell trickles in -- after the whole state has prayed for some relief.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Switched

350 Musicians Gather In Brooklyn To Play Together For First Time, Multicultural Masterpiece Ensues

On the longest day of the year, hundreds of musicians came together to illustrate the beauty in creating community through sound.

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Cincinnati.com

Bayside performs at Riverbend for Warped Tour on July 16.

Warped Tour has your sound - always loud, high-energy Annual festival pop-punk festival got a lift from two local bands Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1mkoD1W The summer solstice is the longest day of the year.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Cape Gazette

Plants may need a lot of watering in the heat of July

It's not called Death Valley for nothing. On July 10, 1913, the temperature in Death Valley hit a toasty 134 degrees, the hottest single day ever recorded.

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Daily Mail

Amber Le Bon attends Kasabian screening in London

Amber Le Bon shows off her long, shapely legs in a floaty white tunic dress as she steps out for Kasabian premiere Amber Le Bon had all eyes on her as she stepped out in London for a special screening of Kasabian's Summer Solstice gig on Wednesday night.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Beyond the Fields We Know

July's Full Mead Moon

Shaggy gardens and hedgerows of maturing rosehips, fields of hay and ripening orchards, bees humming in the clover, the daisies and the goldenrod... Last evening's full moon was a super moon, and both August and September will host super moons, next month being the biggest and the brightest of the year.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Community Advocate Newspaper

Shrewsbury resident climbs Mount Washington to raise awareness for Alzheimer's

Dan Hogan of Shrewsbury and his team That's Spirit climbed 4,300 feet to the top of Mount Washington June 21 to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's disease.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Stonehenge: Rock'n'roll's birthplace?

SCIENTISTS in the US are studying what they say is a mysterious "hot spot" in the sky that's emitting an unusual amount of cosmic rays.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Photo: The "Temple of Goddess Spirituality dedicated to S

The "Temple of Goddess Spirituality dedicated to Sekhmet" is pictured at sunset on June 21, 2014, in the desert near Indian Springs, during the summer solstice, a day celebrated in Wiccan tradition by a "Litha" ceremony, honoring the longest day of the year.

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The Las Vegas Sun

Celebration of Litha

A celebration of Litha, a Wiccan tradition honoring the summer solstice, is held inside a small temple near Indian Springs, Nev.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Labradorian

The long days of summer

Across Canada, the province and throughout many communities in Labrador, June 21 is a very important day.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Messenger

My Corner of the Canyon: My Corner of The Summer Country

It's the second longest day of the year and it feels like it. A good friend spent the night with us and in true pagan mode we were up too late on Midsummer Eve.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

SPACE.com

Summer Skywatching: July's Twilight Nights

The sun reached its northernmost point in the sky on Saturday, June 21, at 6:51 a.m. EDT.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Salisbury Journal

Hundreds enjoy a summer solstice treat at Waldorf fair

Ringwood Waldorf School hosted its popular summer fair - now in its 40th year - on Saturday - the longest day of the year.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

CNN

The Buckingham Celebrates Summer Solstice with Pool Party to Raise...

June 21 is the day of Solstice, which is the longest day of the year. At The Buckingham senior living community residents were encouraged to wear purple to honor the strength, passion and endurance of those living with Alzheimer's and to acknowledge those who are taking special care of someone suffering from the disease.

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Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Scandinavian Midsummer Festival returns to Bond Park

Festival goers erect the traditional May Pole to signify the start of the Scandinavian Mid-Summer Festival in Bond Park.

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RecordNET

Musicians, celebration ring in the summer solstice

The summer solstice happened at 6:51 a.m. Saturday; Earth tilts toward the sun most directly, making it the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Patch.com

Hogan of Shrewsbury, Others Climb Mount Washington to Raise Awareness for Alzheimer's

Dan Hogan of Shrewsbury and his team That's Spirit climbed 4,300 feet to the top of Mount Washington on June 21, to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's disease.

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Easy Reader News

A Midsummer Night's Nightmare?

The advent of summer seems like a joyous time, full of carefree activity, with not a care in the world.

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