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CALL: Urbana Public Art Program (IL)

Deadline: September 5th, 2014

From their call:  The Urbana Public Arts Program in Urbana, Illinois is seeking artists to display sculptures in our community. Selected sculptures will be installed in the community metro area. 180 more words

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CALL: The 2nd Syngenta Photography Award : Scarcity Waste

deadline: Sept 15, 2014

Both Professional & Amateur Categories

From their call: The second Syngenta Photography Award invites photographers from all over the world to explore the tensions and relationships between scarcity and waste through compelling imagery. 280 more words

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Dental Tourism Done Safely

Many Americans wishing to avoid expensive dental care by voyaging outside the borders of the United States travel to Mexico or Eastern Europe every year, and although this may be a way to save money there are some risks involved, risks which can be minimized according to the Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures (OSAP). 94 more words

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CBO forecast of 1.5% growth lower than Obama's

The Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday forecast that the U.S. economy will grow by just 1.5 percent in 2014, undermined by a poor performance during the first three months of the year. 13 more words

1848 - Francis O’Neill, The Police Chief Who Saved Irish Music is born in Tralibane, Co. Cork. After emigrating to the United States, he joined the Chicago police force in 1873, eventually serving as Chief of Police from 1901-1905.

Francis O’Neill, The Police Chief Who Saved Irish Music is born in Tralibane, Co.Cork. After emigrating to the United States, he joined the Chicago police force in 1873, eventually serving as Chief of Police from 1901-1905. 323 more words

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