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  1. Future Five: Entertainment for the week aheadRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    From tackling the NFL draft in 'Draft Day' to jamming at the roller rink with the Twin City Derby Girls, staff writer Tim Mitchell's recommendations for the week ahead: The Arthur Amish Country Cheese Festival concludes with the Rat Race 5K; an antique tractor show; Amish buggy rides and stagecoach rides; the National Cheese Curd Spitting Contest; ... (more)

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  2. A Return to Ohio's Amish CountryRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Writer's Wanderings

    Last week we met with family in Holmes County, Ohio, halfway between our home and theirs, to explore some more of Ohio's Amish country.

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  3. Preston family ice cream social a labor of lovePreston family ice...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... Saturday's ice cream social crowd included neighbors as diverse as summer residents from the Quincy chain of lakes, Amish families and nearby farm families. Five lake families from Chicago attended. Guests were transported on one of several ...

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  4. 5 most uplifting stories of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal and Courier

    Check out this story on jconline.com: http://usat.ly/1u1Eide Jeffrey and Pamela Stinson pose for a portrait outside an Amish buggy on Aug. 23, 2014 in Bigelow, N.Y. 1. Amish plan 'garage raising' for couple who returned girls : Jeffrey and Pamela Stinson don't need a barn, so the Amish community plans to hold a "garage raising" for the upstate New ... (more)

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  5. Amish-Beard Cutting Not Included in Hate Crime StatuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JD Journal

    Summary : An appellate court overturned the hate crime convictions of several Amish defendants who cut the hair and beards of other Amish in 2011 in a retaliatory attack for allegedly disrespecting a community leader.

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  6. Minnesota: A religious-freedom enclaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    ... "distinctively stronger" religious freedom clause, the high court held that the state could not require rural Amish people to affix orange slow-moving-vehicle emblems to their typically black horse-drawn buggies. The Amish object to the symbols as ...

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  7. Hate Crime Convictions in Amish Beard-Cutting Case OverturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JD Journal

    Summary : An appellate court overturned the hate crime convictions of several Amish defendants who cut the hair and beards of other Amish in 2011 in a retaliatory attack for allegedly disrespecting a community leader.

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  8. Amish gather with hammers and nails to show their gratitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Jeffrey M. Stinson's eyes teared up Friday morning as he watched more than 30 Amish teens and men as they pounded nails and cut lumber while building him a new garage beside his 365 County Route 20 home.

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  9. Gloria serves up tasty carrotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Madison Press

    ... Add onions and peppers if desired. For best results chill for several hours before serving. Gloria Yoder, 24, is a Amish homemaker and lives in a traditional horse and buggy community in Illinois. She has a husband, Daniel, 26, and a 2 1/2 year old ...

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  10. Hate Crime Laws: What the Amish Beard Cutting Case Means for the Rest of UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Time

    Members of the Amish community leave the Cleveland, Ohio federal courthouse during the trial of a breakaway Amish community in eastern Ohio, led by Samuel Mullet Sr., at the federal courthouse in Cleveland, Aug. 27, 2012.

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  11. Local opinions differ on Amish haircutting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Daily Record

    ... in Cincinnati sided with arguments brought by the defendants, who were convicted two years ago in five attacks in Ohio Amish communities in 2011. The attacks were in apparent retaliation against Amish who defied or denounced the authoritarian style ...

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  12. Amish Family Survives Hit & Run Driver Who Hit BuggyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | WBNS

    It could have been much worse - a father, mother, and their infant daughter were all sent flying from an Amish buggy.

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  13. Modern magic: World's first 3D-printed castleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | CNET News.com

    ... and technology for Crave and other pixel and paper pubs. He's kept his fingers on the keyboard while owning a B&B in Amish country, managing an eco-resort in the Caribbean, sweating in Singapore, and rehydrating (with beer, of course) in Prague. ...

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  14. Project Would Help Extend Infrastructure To City Industrial ParkRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Trenton Republican-Times

    ... much of our history -- from pioneer tales and trails to Frank & Jesse James, from Civil War to WWII veterans, from "Amish Ways" to Jerry Litton ...and more. Cemetery lists, crime stories, people you should know and the list goes on. Presented on ...

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  15. Court overturns hate-crime convictions in Amish hair attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Wisconsin Gazette

    Personal conflict, not religion, was the driving motive behind beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish, an appeals court panel ruled on Aug. 27 in overturning the hate-crime convictions of 16 men and women.

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  16. Amish sect members who cut beards as punishment have 'hate crime' convictions overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Mirror.co.uk

    The 'hate crime' convictions of an Amish sect leader and 15 followers for cutting beards and hair have been overturned.

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  17. Beard cut convictions overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Daily Record

    An appeals court on Wednesday overturned the hate-crime convictions of 16 Amish in beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow members of their faith in Ohio.

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  18. Religion News: Religious upbringing affects children's acceptance of supernatural talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... there are several kinds of Mennonite communities in North America. Old Order Mennonites are quite similar to the Amish in dress and rejection of modern conveniences, but many other Mennonites wear contemporary clothing, live in urban communities and ...

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  19. College to Host Author on Amish CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Westminster College

    ... The program is free and open to the public. Kraybill is the author, co-author or editor of more than a dozen books on Amish culture. His presentation will be about his newest release, Renegade Amish: Beard Cutting, Hate Crimes, and the Trial of the ...

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  20. Beard Cutting Isn't Hate CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Intelligencer

    Personal conflict, not religion, was the driving motive behind beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish, an appeals court panel ruled Wednesday in overturning the hate-crime convictions of 16 men and women.

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