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  1. More than 50 homes in new Townsend development -- and all of them edibleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Making a gingerbread house is time-honored holiday tradition. But making more than 50 gingerbread houses is a more recent tradition at the library.

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  2. New development has 50 homes -- all of them edibleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Making more than 50 gingerbread houses is a more recent tradition at the library. Families wait impatiently for enrollment to open so they can sign up to decorate their very own house.

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  3. Chippenham pupils performing shows inspired by literatureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    ... to join the Chippenham Library Thrillseekers reading group. Wiltshire councillor Jonathon Seed, cabinet member for libraries, said: "This has been a wonderful community project engaging young people from all three schools."

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  4. Olmsted Falls celebrates the reason for the season: Olmsted Dates and DataRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... and to all a good night! Library Friends - Many people use the Olmsted Falls Library. It's part of their lives. Libraries teach new skills that help people use a computer, find a job and learn a language. They also offer places to meet, rooms for ...

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  5. Campaign 2012IS Sarah Palin the Most Dangerous Woman in America?Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... the Bible, they wailed; the book isn't suitable for the delicate minds of children, they cried as they pushed libraries and schools to remove it from their shelves or at the very least make it restricted.' The penguins may have been gay - or maybe ...

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  6. Little Free Libraries offer good reads and communityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... anything from physical books to ideas . . . you feel better participating in that type of thing.'' The little "libraries," which sometimes resemble oversized bird houses on poles by the side of the road, allow neighbors or passersby the chance to ...

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  7. Community Bulletin BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... de dressings for cancer patients throughout the province. Computers at the Library North and West Vancouver public libraries offer free ongoing computer classes. For information, dates and locations, visit nvdpl.ca, nvcl.ca or westvanlibrary.ca.

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  8. Ruth Eleanor Stemsrud ChallenderRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The News Journal

    She had recently celebrated her 103rd birthday on Halloween with a party at the Country House.

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  9. Free smart investing courses availableRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Messenger

    Iowa State University Extension is offering three free online courses completely online, as well as face to face at some Iowa libraries. "All investors need to know common core concepts about investing, but people at different stages in life have different investment goals," said Jan Monahan, a human sciences specialist in family finance with ISU Extension.

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  10. Library NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Tallmadge Express

    Feb. 12, 10:30 a.m. Making Valentines with preschoolers can get messy. Enjoy crafting together at the library.

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  11. Century of service for Portsmouth libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... out of the state. He returned, however, and had positions with the city of Norfolk and Tidewater Community College libraries. In 2007, he was hired as assistant director of Portsmouth's library system, under then-director Sue Burton, who'd ...

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  12. Former Farmington mayor recognized during annual winter solstice celebration at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    More than a decade ago, then-Mayor Bill Standley cast a tie-breaking City Council vote in favor of building a new library on Farmington Avenue. That vote, and the work he put into the library before and after were cited during the winter solstice celebration at the Farmington Public Library on Saturday.

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  13. Library programs offers fun, learning and communityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Windsor Now

    ... peers and adults. "It's really developing (the kids) as a whole," she said. "There's a very old opinion (about) libraries being quiet and libraries being a place that only reading should happen, and I think we're really trying to break that mold and ...

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  14. The low-down: Does a small upfront payment make sense?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    The government has released details of a plan to encourage more people to buy homes. Soon, it will be easier for banks to offer mortgages with down payments as low as 3 percent.

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  15. Reading and working without sightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... leads at international and industry-wide levels as part of the company's commitment to opening the world's libraries for people with auditory, cognitive, physical, speech or visual disabilities. Students and researchers appreciate the unprecedented ...

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  16. Carson City Library staff undergoes training to become more efficientRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    ... Taylor Service Center, the leading distributor of physical and digital books, video and music products to public libraries around the world. Loyd said she and her staff paid particular attention to the customized library services division, where ...

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  17. AVI Crowdsourcing Project Reveals More ADA Violations and More Lies in New Rochelle SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New Rochelle Talk

    ... This should include access to general purpose and specialized classrooms, public assembly spaces (such as libraries, gymnasiums, auditoriums), nurse's office, main office, and restroom facilities. Services include drinking fountains, telephones, and ...

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  18. Drake Library hosts 2nd annual tea party with American Girl dollsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Home

    "It all started with the love of these books, the American Girl books and that's what we're all about here at the public library is getting them excited about these characters," said Drake Library children's librarian, JeNel Barth.

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  19. Report praises York's innovative library modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | York Press

    Explore York Libraries and Archives has been cited as an example of innovation by local authorities, in a report by publisher William Sieghart and an independent panel for the Department for Culture, Media and Sport. Chief Executive Fiona Williams said: "We're delighted that our innovation has been recognised by this report.

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  20. Delware school district wants kids to get signed permission before checking out YA library booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boing Boing

    ... Those who choose to sign it would bar their children from checking out any Young Adult materials from school libraries. Again, uninquisitive parents who get their definition of Young Adult only from the school district (which they might logically ...

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