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The Alpha and Omega of the Civil War: Visiting the McLean Farm at Appomattox Courthouse

On Friday, 6/13/14, we decided to head into Appomattox Courthouse for the day. Jen had never been there, so it was a good opportunity being so close. 833 more words

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The Battle of the Crater, July 30th, 1864

The lieutenant of artillery looked down upon a scene he never imagined and would never forget: hundreds of men in blue torn apart by point-blank cannon fire. 70 more words

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Fashion| Barbour x Norton & Sons – Autumn/Winter 2014 Collection

•In 2005, Patrick Grant – with little money and no experience in the industry – sold his car and home in order to purchase Norton & Sons, a struggling London tailors. 137 more words

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Md. Approves $1M Grant For Hagerstown Manufacturer

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The state of Maryland has announced approval of a $1 million grant for a Hagerstown manufacturer.

Gov. Martin O’Malley and the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development announced the conditional grant for National Golden Tissue. 97 more words

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Socially Disadvantaged Farmer Rancher (2501) Grant

The Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers (“2501″) grant is accepting applications until August 25th, 2014.  Intended to assist socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers in owning and operating farms and ranches while increasing their participation in USDA programs, the 2501 grant program has a total of $9.1 million available, which is split into three different categories.

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$40M Education Grant Could Be Saved By State's Ruling

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Teacher evaluations are at the center of billionaire Bill Gates’ effort to improve public education in America.

And now, the State Department of Education may have saved his grant to Pittsburgh Public Schools by approving its evaluation system and performance ranges for teachers. 323 more words

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