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  1. Architect of changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Journalgazette.net

    ... taxpayers and visionary enough to stretch their expectations. As he steps down after 40 years serving public libraries 28 years leading ACPL Krull leaves an example of how a library system can serve diverse and changing community needs, with branch ...

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  2. Paying it forward on Library StreetRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Day

    I love libraries. One of my favorite destinations is the Waterford Public Library where I devour books like a starving woman at an all-you-can-eat buffet.

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  3. Extended Learning offers enrichment beyond classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Herald-Citizen

    ... including Tennessee Tech University, local scouting groups, several community civic organizations, public libraries, local emergency services agencies and several local businesses and restaurants. "We also coordinate with Putnam County Schools food ...

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  4. Residents to decide library tax in Bloomfield TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... and Lone Pine Road. Several years ago it was extensively enlarged, and today it is recognized as one of the finest libraries in Michigan. It began operations with a collection of 14,000 books, 10,000 of which were borrowed. Today, the library has ...

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  5. 'Christmas in July'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... he said. "And it's a good trade-off, if I have to get rid of my desk to fit them in. Research shows that classroom libraries have an impact on kids." Graphic novels, which are like lengthy comic books, are popular with young people and English has ...

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  6. Vote - Yes': Excess levy approval is essential for our youthRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Martinsburg Journal

    In an Aug. 7 email to the state Ethics Commission, Delegate Larry D. Kump raised concerns with the handling of Berkeley County School's $29.4 million excess levy.

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  7. Long Beach began its 82nd Great Sand Sculpture ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Examiner.com

    Started in 1932, the Sand Sculpture contest of Long Beach is known as the oldest Sand Sculpture competition in the United States.

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  8. Keighley Library tops unpaid fines listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... off for reasons including bereavement, library closure, family emergency or staff error. And apart from travelling libraries, only three libraries have outstanding fines under A 100, including Wilsden at A 43.80 and Keighley Local Studies at A ...

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  9. Bill Linehan stands by Billy Bulger library planRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Boston Herald

    ... impact as Senate president and former president of the University of Massachusetts, and his advocacy for public libraries. But a group of South Boston residents are launching a campaign to oppose Linehan's proposal. Southie resident Michael ...

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  10. Teenage gunman in Denver suburb had been deemed not a high threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A teenager who fatally shot another student at his suburban Denver high school last year had been deemed "not a high-level of threat" after shouting a death threat against his debate coach three months earlier, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

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  11. Manatee library hosts paper airplane competition to encourage interest in scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Bradenton.com

    A paper airplane competition for children at the South Manatee Library on Saturday saw a low turnout, but high passions for competition.

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  12. Marengo-Union Library set to move to new buildingRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Northwest Herald

    MARENGO – The long-awaited move to a larger facility begins Monday for the Marengo-Union Library, as staff and volunteers will work to set up their new home for an early September opening.

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  13. Farview -- a place to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... the research required at sources including courthouses in Livingston and Eutaw, Alabama, at the Mississippi State libraries and the library at the University of West Alabama. The labor of love was done, in part, as a tribute to Hunt's mother, Alice ...

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  14. Nigeria : LRCN, NITDA partner to make strategic interventions to...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Hispanic Business

    ... with competencies and skills that will enable them choose and work with free and open source software in their libraries." Mr , The Director General of NITDA, said the two organizations are seeking Open Source Solutions for enhanced service delivery ...

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  15. New librarian grateful for community supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | O-R Online

    ... she was in charge of teen programming and helped develop the TechWAGGIN technology training initiative for public libraries in Washington and Greene counties. “The most shocking piece so far (in her new job) has been the result of the golf ...

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  16. Teen Gunman Deemed Not High Threat Before Fatal School ShootingRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | News Max

    A teen who fatally shot another student at his suburban Denver high school last year had been deemed "not a high-level of threat" after shouting a death threat against his debate coach three months earlier, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press.

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  17. Charles Bracelen Flood, noted writer, dies at home in Richmond at age 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... classes to middle school students at the parish's school, said his son Caperton Flood. Betina Gardner, dean of libraries at Eastern Kentucky University, recalled Mr. Flood as "a great ambassador" for the school's libraries and a friend of the ...

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  18. Mesa County Libraries celebrate a huge milestone in childhood readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | KKCO-TV Grand Junction

    Stacia Strong joined the News Team in March 2014 and is excited to get out and enjoy all the outdoor activities the western slope offers.

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  19. Teddy bears come alive in art exhibit at Cedar Grove Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... work has appeared in Cedar Grove, she has previously shown her work at the Morris County, Wayne and Wharton libraries over the past three years, with upcoming visits to Cranford and Montclair planned. The juried art show of the Volunteer Management ...

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  20. Lynn Sheffield Simmons: Two Argyle Lions Club officers named directors of LOEBRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... by Elie Wiesel, Stalking The Angel by Robert Crais and One For the Money by Janet Evanovich. Argyle's Little Free Libraries are located at Real Estate Station, 702 U.S. Highway 377; Edward Jones, 100 Country Club Road Suite 100; PointBank, 302 North ...

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