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Troop 505 Summer Court of Honor Sep 3

Our next Troop Meeting will be held at the American Legion Post 6 on Wednesday, September 3rd from 7-8:30pm. During this Troop Meeting we will be having our Summer Court of Honor. 61 more words


Las Vegas Offering All But Marriage To LGBT Tourists

LAS VEGAS (AP) — While gay couples still can’t get married in the marriage capital of the world, Las Vegas wants to let them know they — and their money — are more than welcome to the buffet of other activities Sin City has to offer. 820 more words


Minister Oberle receives traditional Blackfoot name

The site of Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park has been a special place for the Blackfoot people for thousands of years. The memory and stories of the Blackfoot are forever captured in century old rock paintings and carvings. 300 more words

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A Feminist Guide to the Patriarchy and Your Body Hair

When I was a kid, one of the things I thought was coolest about myself was the quarter part of my ancestry that was Jewish. I read ALL the books ( 2,214 more words


On Putting on an Act for People

A few years ago, following the advice of that famous song lyric, “And if you can’t be with the one you love, honey / Mash yourself up against whoever’s around until you’re numb,”  1,731 more words


Sloane Street 1919: the Peace Parade

We’ve struck gold this week: a guest blog by our Local Studies Librarian, Dave Walker, with some personal- and local- reflections of WWI.

Like many of the people who work in libraries, archives and museums I’ve spent time this year getting ready for the commemoration of the start of the First World War, looking through archive material, going to meetings and workshops, working on exhibitions and events and answering the first flurry of enquiries on the subject. 549 more words

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