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  1. Obituary: Elizabeth (Georgulakos) Busa, Lifelong Woburn ResidentRead the original story w/Photo

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    Elizabeth Busa, of Woburn, passed away at her home Thursday, Jan. 22. The beloved wife of the late Anthony Busa, she was 91. Born in Woburn, she was the daughter of the late Kyriakos and Arcondula Georgulakos. One of seven children, she lived in the South End of town her entire life, graduating from Woburn High School with the Class of 1941.


  2. Is The Bull Market Back At Baseball Card And Autograph Shows?Read the original story w/Photo

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    ... baseball gloves and in The New York Times by a legendary sports columnist about autographs. My passion for sports collecting dates back to my eighth birthday party in 1969 when my mom bought my first packs of Topps baseball cards for my friends and ...


  3. Regional patterns of soot, dirt on North American snow discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Science Daily

    ... U.S. states and some Canadian provinces to get a firsthand look at the continent's snow. The project involved collecting hundreds of snow samples from 67 sites away from any cities or major roads. The trip took the researchers from Seattle to North ...


  4. Abraham Lincoln Memorabilia Up For Auction In TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Switched

    ... of books, according to his son Greg Dow, who is selling the collection. The elder Dow died in 2009. "He started collecting because of his interest in the Civil War and military history," Greg Dow said. "But then he became interested in Lincoln and ...


  5. From the Deep South, an Overlooked Chapter in Art HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hyperallergic

    ... After returning to the U.S., he recalled, "I went out on my own. I traveled to Europe and Asia, and began collecting art, selling enough so that I could continue collecting. At that time, you could not find art from places like China, the Indian ...


  6. When cities adopt smartphone chips, trash cans talk and streep lamps have earsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Digital Trends

    ... yet full. There are considerable time, effort, and money-saving opportunities to be had by optimizing routes and collecting historical data on usage. But ultimately, it's us who will benefit most, because when we find somewhere to put our rubbish, ...


  7. The 2015 Market: Global Monetary Reserve's Insights from the 60th Annual FUN ShowRead the original story

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    ... they can have the most return on their investment." The GMR team even personally advised several of our avid coin collecting clientele, hand selecting some of the best coins on the floor. "It was nice to see our clients face to face; it's really ...


  8. Thieves have targeted PDSA supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Northern Scot

    ELGIN's PDSA branch has launched another appeal for donations after goods meant for its shop were stolen from local doorsteps. A donor from South Lesmurdie called the police on Monday, January 12, after spotting a man in a white van collecting the vet charity's pink sacks at about 10am.


  9. In the Paint: How Art Has Become the Latest Craze with the NBA and Its StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | BleacherReport

    ... of social media and an increasing willingness to be more openly expressive - think the "I Can't Breathe" shirts - collecting and even collaborating with artists, like Kevin Durant working with D.C.-based artist Delano Brown on an artistic pool table ...


  10. CBS Sunday Morning covers upright Jenny Invert, USPS wants rate increase: Week's Most ReadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Linn's Stamp News

    CBS Sunday Morning senior correspondent Rita Braver interviews outgoing Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe for a segment about stamp collecting scheduled to be broadcast Jan. 18. It's time to catch up on the week that was in philatelic insights and news. Linn's Stamp News is looking back at its five most-read stories of the week, according to reader metrics.


  11. Sappho's New Poems: The Tangled Tale of Their DiscoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | LiveScience

    ... of ancient texts. From the beginning, Obbink maintained that the new Sappho papyrus has a legal, documented collecting history, but after a year of buzz, he finally revealed that provenance: the text had been folded up inside a tiny piece of ...


  12. The business of art, a Davos talking pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Swissinfo

    ... of financial markets. In Davos, key actors reviewed the impact of explosive growth in their own fields, from collecting, to art fairs and museums. "There have been enormous changes in the ecology of the art world in the last 20 years," announced ...


  13. Hixenbaugh Ancient Art Relocates to ChelseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    ... Inca and Maya. Hixenbaugh Ancient Art believes that everyone should own at least one object from antiquity. Collecting ancient art is a personally enriching experience. The collector is first drawn in by the beauty and mystery of ancient art. One ...


  14. Thieving forces' charity collector warned she could be facing jail sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Northern Echo

    A WOMAN who posed as a Help for Heroes collector was yesterday warned she could be jailed after admitting keeping the takings. Tricia Lilliston failed to hand over any of the money raised over two days collecting from supermarket customers, supposedly to help wounded members of the armed forces and their families.


  15. Farmerville rebuilding downtown imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    The City of Farmerville is growing, and to help with the expansion, the city is giving shops and other downtown areas a makeover. Lisa Crow moved to Farmerville to start a family and start a business.


  16. Gross revealed as upright Jenny pane buyer in - CBS Sunday Morning' stamp hobby reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Linn's Stamp News

    ... in New York City. CBS Sunday Morning correspondent Rita Braver revealed in her Jan. 18 story about stamp collecting that PIMCO investment firm founder and philanthropist William H. Gross was the purchaser of the upright $2 Jenny Invert pane ...


  17. Meet John, the accountant with 3,000 Bradford City programmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | New Statesman

    ... college as the Milibands ("Not that I am a fan of Ed's . . . "), so you'd think he'd have more sense. He has been collecting Bradford City stuff for over three decades, much to the despair of his wife, who is a GP, and their four children. Dewhirst ...


  18. Report: SecurityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | MacInTouch

    ... and choice for consumers in the digital marketplace, because I'm concerned about new ways in which companies are collecting data in a post-cookie world. This included Facebook's collection and use of data through "Like" buttons across the Web, even ...


  19. Tim Duncan Visual Rookie Card Guide and ChecklistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Cardboard Connection

    ... the NBA from his era have fallen off, Duncan continues to produce. The double-double machine has finally seen his collecting interest rise and even as he nears 40, there is not any clear indication about when he plans to hang it up. Collectors have ...


  20. People At Work: On Route, Collecting Trash in AlexandriaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Alexandria Gazette-Packet

    It was 7 a.m. and 25 degrees in the truck yard. The hose on the trash compactor at T.C. Williams high school had frozen up and city resources for trash collection were reconfigured on the spot.