Archive for July, 2012

Pulp Fiction Hero “The Shadow” Debuts on the Radio (1930)

Pulp Fiction Hero “The Shadow” Debuts on the Radio (1930)

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The fictional, crime-fighting vigilante known as The Shadow originally debuted as the announcer of Detective Story Hour, a radio program that was quickly eclipsed by the popularity of its own narrator. The following year The Shadow got his own magazine and became one of pulp fiction’s most enduring heroes, entering film and television. The radio […]

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NAMA welcomes dismissal of Treasury Holdings legal challenge

NAMA welcomes dismissal of Treasury Holdings legal challenge

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

NAMA has welcomed the dismissal of a legal challenge against the agency by Treasury Holdings. Ireland: BreakingNews.ie

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Heads Up: In Atlantic City, Thinking Beyond the Casino

Heads Up: In Atlantic City, Thinking Beyond the Casino

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

With gaming revenues down, Atlantic City tries to lure visitors with a diversified buffet of entertainment options. NYT > Travel

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Unconventional Wisdom : An Unconventional Guide to Charlotte and Tampa

Unconventional Wisdom : An Unconventional Guide to Charlotte and Tampa

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

With the political conventions just weeks away, burning questions arise: What are the best spots for takeout? A night on the town? Locals from each city weigh in. NYT > Travel

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07/31/2012 – TRAILWALKER’S CLUB

07/31/2012 – TRAILWALKER’S CLUB

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Slip on your sneakers and join our Trailwalker’s Club!Trailwalkers aims to get adults of all ages outdoors for morning walks in thewoods.  Just show up in front of the Manor House at 8am to check in,make new friends and start the day with fresh air and exercise. All Events – Westchester Events Calendar -

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Teenager killed and man seriously injured in separate car crashes

Teenager killed and man seriously injured in separate car crashes

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Monaghan The Irish Times – Ireland

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Irish chef based in New Orleans to appear in Food Network’s ‘Chopped’ –VIDEO (IrishCentral)

Irish chef based in New Orleans to appear in Food Network’s ‘Chopped’ –VIDEO (IrishCentral)

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

By: JANE WALSH An Irish chef based in New Orleans will appear on the Food Network’s hit show ‘Chopped’ next Tuesday. READ MORE IrishCentral /food-and-drink – b5cc3275d518416eacb61d676e8d84d1

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07/30/2012 – DRAW PAINT SCULPT for Kids

07/30/2012 – DRAW PAINT SCULPT for Kids

| July 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

SUMMER 2012 KIDS ART PROGRAM KIDS 5- 12 are invited to join us at our SUMMER ARTS PROGRAM and discover the artist in YOU!  While our focus is on ART, the Program is designed to UNLEASH YOUR CHILD’S IMAGINATION, experiment with tons of quality materials and enjoy the creative process & experience. Classes are taught […]

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Medicare and Medicaid Are Established (1965)

Medicare and Medicaid Are Established (1965)

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The Social Security Act of 1935 established national social insurance, welfare, and other assistance programs in the US, but it did not address healthcare. Years later, President Harry Truman drew attention to this issue when he unsuccessfully lobbied for the establishment of a national healthcare program. By the 1960s, the political climate was more open […]

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Smedley Darlington Butler (1881)

Smedley Darlington Butler (1881)

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Born to a Quaker family in Pennsylvania, Butler joined the US Marines as a teenager. He was decorated for bravery and leadership and advanced through the ranks, but after retiring, he became a proponent of isolationism and an outspoken critic of the government. He believed that he and the military had been used to further […]

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