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100 years after winning boys state basketball championship, Thorntown's ready to party

THORNTOWN — Why would a community go out of its way to honor a high school basketball state championship team from 100 years ago?

“Pride,” said Florence Emma Peery, a 1946 Thorntown graduate and former teacher at the school. 975 more words

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That's our boys

I know it’s a week past for the 100 years anniversary of the landing of Gallipoli, but for the last few months I have been thinking hard how to remember this incredibly important date in Australian history. 432 more words

Australia

SF Bartender Shows Off 100 Years Of Cocktails In Under Two Minutes

What’ll you have? A classic martini? A fruity Long Island Iced Tea? There’s an era for that.

Many of the most iconic drinks were the mainstays of their decade, whether they included rum, whiskey, vodka, or even champagne. 50 more words

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SF Bartender Shows Off 100 Years Of Cocktails In Under Two Minutes

What’ll you have? A classic martini? A fruity Long Island Iced Tea? There’s an era for that.

Many of the most iconic drinks were the mainstays of their decade, whether they included rum, whiskey, vodka, or even champagne. 51 more words

Features

Raffles celebrates 100 years of the Singapore Sling

Raffles Singapore has a host of activities planned to commemorate the world’s favourite pink cocktail.

In the same year that Singapore celebrates its 50th anniversary, Raffles is paying tribute to one of the world’s most iconic cocktails as the Singapore Sling marks its Centennial Anniversary. 288 more words

Hotels & Resorts

Acknowledging The Armenian Genocide: President Obama's Latest Broken Promise

Yesterday, the world remembered the 1.5 million Armenians who were murdered by the Islamist Ottoman Empire in and around 1915.  In January 2008, President Obama… 500 more words

Politics

100 Years: Remembrance, Rejection, and Steps of Reconciliation for Genocide of Christians

By Todd Daniels
04/24/2015 Washington, D.C.(International Christian Concern) –

Today marks 100 years since what is generally recognized as the beginning of the Armenian Genocide. On April 24,1915, approximately 250 Armenian intellectuals and leaders in Istanbul were arrested and subsequently executed. 1,469 more words

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