Photos: Palm Beach County Surfing History Project

Photos: Palm Beach County Surfing History Project
Photos from the Palm Beach County Surfing History Project that show the history of the surfing life in Florida. The board of the Palm Beach County Surfing History Project, which has collected surfboards from the 1960s and thousands of photos of locals …
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Video: Surfing on Supersonic Shock Waves at 3,000MPH
Surfing big breakers is cool and all, but wouldn’t catching lazy rollers be more fun at speeds topping Mach One? A CalTech researcher and a few colleagues put together a few videos showing that it is indeed possible to shred shock waves. Well, in theory …
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Father of Surfing
In 10 years the Iowa City Field House pool would have celebrated its 100th birthday, but a recent decision will see the historic pool renovated and replaced by exercise equipment. She and Michigan’s Siobhan Haughey went head-to-head, flipping just a …
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Free concerts coming to libraries in L.A. County

Free concerts coming to libraries in L.A. County
If you’ve ever wanted whoop, holler or cheer at the library, your chance is here. A free music series will turn these havens of solemn silence into festive, unlikely concert venues. From Americana and rock to Caribbean and soul, some 21 concerts will be …
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Reston Concerts Rock the Town
Aug. 26: David Akers and the Soul Shakers (Motown and more) www.restontowncenter.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Reston-Concerts-on-the-Town-2017.pdf Reston Concerts on the Town opened Saturday, June 3 with a performance by Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. The …
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Homegrown terrorists to target concerts, sporting events, Homeland Security warns
The nation’s top counterterrorism official testified Tuesday that the world’s army of terrorists is “broader, wider and deeper than any point since 9/11,” the day al Qaeda attacked America. Nicholas Rasmussen, who directs the National …
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How bluegrass music blossomed in Brown County

How bluegrass music blossomed in Brown County
Bean Blossom in northern Brown County is home to one of the most important institutions in bluegrass music — the Bill Monroe Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival. Every June, about 20,000 fans of the oldest continuously operating bluegrass festival in the …
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Bluegrass returns to Old Mobeetie
The annual Old Mobeetie Music Festival kicks off Friday with a lineup of seven featured bands. Festivities open at 6 p.m. Friday at the courthouse square in Old Mobeetie, located about 33 miles east of Pampa off of Texas Highway 152. The lineup includes …
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Kids on Bluegrass
Guestblogger Marina Gorbis is executive director at Institute for the Future. The title of this post is actually the name of the program started by the California Bluegrass Association, an organization that brings together young pickers, ages 3 to 18, to …
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Harford County baseball teams are set for upcoming season

Harford County baseball teams are set for upcoming season
Outlook: The Bobcats are the defending Class 4A state champs, but gone are six players in key spots, including Jack Jenkens (P/1B) and starting catcher Andrew Cotton. Both are at Shippensburg University, but only Jenkens is playing. Mike Koski, a steady …
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St. Norbert wins baseball pitchers duel
St. Norbert wins baseball pitchers duel Green Knights split doubleheader against Stockton; softball team falls twice in Florida Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/2mdcXdX
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LU Baseball drops game one at SE Louisiana 6-5
HAMMOND, La. Down 6-1 at the start of the sixth inning, Lamar University rallied back with one in that sixth and three in the seventh to get within a run, but Southeastern Louisiana held off the Cardinals when it took at 6-5 victory in Southland …
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Mobile market to bring fresh food to under-served areas in Northampton County

cusineMobile market to bring fresh food to under-served areas in Northampton County
The 12-year-old and 25 other seventh-graders were getting their hands dirty, working in one of four garden beds and learning that growing your own food is more than just a fun hobby. It has a lasting effect on your health. “You are the first generation …
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Priority actions identified to tackle child obesity
A paper published in the latest World Health Organisation (WHO) Bulletin this month, shows there is broad support among the public health community in New Zealand for implementing priority actions put forward by public health experts. The Healthy Food …
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Opting In to Support Healthy School Food for All Children
What I ask – what is so important to me and has been for the last decade and a half – is that we also ensure that all children, including those who are less fortunate, have access to healthy food. Parents have always been – and continue to be – the …
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