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Naming Rites

It’s not unusual for people to change their names. Last names change with marriage, divorce, career changes, whim, and the urge to assimilate. My maternal grandparents anglicized their surname “Medvedsky” to “Meadow” within a few years of arrival in America. 993 more words

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Five Young Musicians Awarded Career-Boosting Grant

Five musicians have each been awarded a $25,000 Avery Fisher Career Grant: pianist Michael Brown, violist Matthew Lipman and violinists Kristin Lee, Paul Huang and Simone Porter. 19 more words

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Non-profits Must Abide By Stipulations That Came With Donation

By Amy E. Feldman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you give money to a charity for a specific purpose, does the charity have to use it for that? 212 more words

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