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Spotlight on The Potteries: Stoke-on-Trent College

Betty and David are researching the history of the City School of Commerce for their book about Stoke-on-Trent College. 32 more words


Ice Storm at Grandad's House

An overcast sky makes the leafless shrubs even more drear it seems.  Winter has settled into North Texas and that is a good thing.  Scripture reminds us that a seed must fall to the ground and die, if it is to be renewed come spring.  393 more words

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Close Lane, Alsager - a statement from Daymar Law

On December 4th, 2014 the following statement appeared in a news item published in the Alsager Chronicle under the heading Latest Plans Received by Cheshire East Council: 108 more words


Did you go to Stoke-on-Trent College of Commerce?

Were you a full-time or a part-time student at Stoke-on-Trent College of Commerce in the 1950s or the 1960s?

If you were, Betty and David need your help. 164 more words


Drink Deeply

Drink Deeply

Quotable from James Hollis, Phd.  Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life:  How to Finally, Really Grow Up.

“Feeling good is  a poor measure of life, but living meaningfully is a good one…larger life is found in the savannahs of suffering.   184 more words

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Stamford Mayor: Downtown Traffic Safety Measures Taking Shape

STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Stamford officials are making strides toward improving safety for drivers and pedestrians on downtown streets, but there’s still much work to be done, the city’s mayor says. 301 more words


Bath Council motion could cost students up to £2,500 a year

Written by Thomas Gane, Online Editor, and Benjamin Butcher, Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Last night the Bath and North East Somerset Council voted in favour of a motion proposed by Councillor June Player (Ind, Westmoreland) that raised the question of whether student accommodation landlords should pay council tax or business rates. 697 more words

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