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  1. May Day Fairie Festival returns to Glen RockRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    The May Day Fairie Festival on Sproutwood Farm in Glen Rock will be held May 1-3. The 24th annual May Day Fairie Festival returns to Glen Rock May 1-3 with live music, dancing, food and more.

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  2. Donations help keep village lifeboat charity afloatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    ... on will be on 16th May during which we will be supporting the RNLI's new initiative of Yellow Wellie pin badges and "May Day", the idea being to capitalise on the dual meaning of May Day at sea and the May 1."

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  3. RNLI issues mayday call for volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Gazetteherald.co.uk

    ... a trial in Liverpool last year. It will launch on Friday, May 1 and run in the UK and Ireland across the four-day May Day bank holiday weekend. Most of the events will have a "welly" theme, in a nod to the yellow wellies - an essential piece of kit ...

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  4. May day: Finish line in sight for M&T, Hudson City dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Business Journal

    One of the longest-pending acquisitions in banking history may soon be finalized, according to Hudson City Bancorp Inc., which filed a notice Monday saying the deal to be acquired by Buffalo-based M&T Bank could wrap up May 1. In anticipation of the possible closure, Hudson City notified participants in its employee stock ownership plans of a blackout period set to begin April 21. During the blackout, participants will be temporarily unable to transfer any funds in their plans or obtain loans from such plans, according to the regulatory filing.

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  5. RNLI makes 'Mayday' call for volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk

    ... a trial in Liverpool last year. It will launch on Friday, May 1 and run in the UK and Ireland across the four-day May Day bank holiday weekend. Most of the events will have a 'welly' theme, in a nod to the yellow wellies - an essential piece of kit ...

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  6. Volunteers wanted to help with RNLI's own 'Mayday'Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Berwickshire News

    ... Mayday campaign has been run nationally. It will launch on May 1 and run in the UK and Ireland across the four-day May Day bank holiday weekend. Anne Scott, an RNLI community fundraising manager in Scotland, said: "The RNLI's dedicated volunteer ...

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  7. Volunteers needed for RNLI's MaydayRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Skegness Standard

    ... a trial in Liverpool last year. It will launch on Friday, May 1 and run in the UK and Ireland across the four-day May Day bank holiday weekend. Most of the events will have a 'welly' theme, in a nod to the yellow wellies, an essential piece of kit, ...

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  8. Music On The Hill Brings Irish, Shakespearean Festivities To WiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Wilton Daily Voice

    ... "Shakespeare at the Library," at the Pequot Library in Southport on Friday, May 1. Join Music on the Hill for the May Day concert of a group known for its impeccable performance of an author whose words have rung through the centuries. To learn ...

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  9. Umbrella union set to launch general strike in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... issues, sectors and regions for the next six days. On May 1, KCTU members will assemble in Seoul for a large-scale May Day rally. "The government should immediately stop its chaebol-friendly economic policy and policies feared to worsen the labor ...

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  10. Watch Turkish Lawmakers Trade Punches Over A Controversial Security BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Switched

    ... motions on unrelated issues. Turkish riot police use water cannon and tear gas to disperse protesters during a May Day demonstration on May 1, 2014 in Istanbul, Turkey. (Photo by Burak Kara/Getty Images) Protesters throw petrol bombs toward riot ...

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  11. These Lawmakers Think the Minimum Wage Should be Even LowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Nation

    May Day demonstrators prepare signs to support the raising of the federal minimum wage in New York on May 1, 2014. While Americans are divided on many issues, the idea of making the poor slightly less poor is a rare point of bipartisan consensus.

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  12. Smithsonian & White House...Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | Samoa News

    The Smithsonian and White House launch Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Heritage Month May 1 - to begin discussions and announce a number of special AAPI events that include a museum exhibit, a forum set for May 9 and internship opportunities in Washington D.C. for AAPI college students. All are invited to participate in AAPI events that kick off the first of May, 'May Day', Lei Day in Hawai'i.

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  13. Queensland unions fight asset salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Green Left Weekly

    ... is on the cards any time soon. We are getting behind the ACTU/QCU actions for March 4 and hope to build a big May Day contingent to celebrate 100 years of the ACTU. I expect we can lead the May Day March and that the ALP will move early to give ...

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  14. Morocco clears out migrant camps near Spanish enclaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | KIII

    ... (AP Photo/Paul Schemm). In this photo dated, May 1, 2014, sub-saharan African immigrants have joined the annual May Day march in Morocco's capital of Rabat under the auspices of a local union to demand the work papers. Morocco has announced that 65 ...

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  15. Morocco clears migrant camps near Spanish enclaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... In this photo dated, May 1, 2014, Fillipino migrants, most working as maids and nannies, have joined the annual May Day parade in Morocco's capital Rabat to demand improved working conditions and more rights under the auspices of a local union. ...

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  16. Neo-Nazis board wrong train, miss rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    Some 250 supporters of the far-right National Democratic Party marching on May Day in Rostock, Germany, are accompanied by riot police, May 1, 2014. A German neo-Nazi rally in the city of Freiburg was called off on Monday afternoon after members of the fascist group accidentally boarded the wrong train.

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  17. VIDEO: Tour de Yorkshire route revealedRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Ripon Gazette

    ... a women's event on May 2, a mass participation race on May 3, and a cultural festival. It is being staged across the May Day holiday weekend and a few days ahead of the general election. But it will not be on the same huge scale as the Grand ...

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  18. VIDEO: Tour de Yorkshire route revealedRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Wetherby News

    ... a women's event on May 2, a mass participation race on May 3, and a cultural festival. It is being staged across the May Day holiday weekend and a few days ahead of the general election. But it will not be on the same huge scale as the Grand ...

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  19. Milan prefect plays down Expo threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | ANSA.it

    Milan, January 22 - Milan Prefect Francesco Paolo Tronca on Thursday played down reports of a security risk linked to the presence of anarchists at a planned May Day demonstration in the Lombard capital to coincide with the opening of Expo 2015. "There is absolutely no particular alarm concerning this matter," said Tronca in reference to reports by La Repubblica newspaper that the Universal Exhibition could be worse than the 2001 G8 summit in Genoa in which one person died and many more were injured in clashes with police.

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  20. Video: Tour de Yorkshire unveiled - Brid, Scarborough and Leeds all on routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... a women's event on May 2, a mass participation race on May 3, and a cultural festival. It is being staged across the May Day holiday weekend and a few days ahead of the general election. But it will not be on the same huge scale as the Grand ...

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