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Louth County Council named Local Authority of the Year

Louth County Council was yesterday named Local Authority of the Year by The Public Sector Magazine.

The local authority picked up the honour at the magazine’s Excellence in Business Awards 2015, with the full results to be published in the next edition. 243 more words

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Archivist Schmitz to discuss diplomatic history of immigration at Chautauqua in Heritage Lecture

Immigration often appears in the news as a headline or in a stump speech from a prospective political candidate.

Chautauqua Institution archivist and historian Jon Schmitz said immigration in the United States has a deep and textured story, one in which Chautauqua has woven its own vignette. 506 more words

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Friday at the Movies: D. W. Griffith and the Birth of an Industry

Some people think film is just Keystone Cops crashing cars or somebody’s pants falling down.  But it’s a lot more.  It’s the new art: telling stories with light and motion. 

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MOVIE REVIEW | ***AFI WEEKEND*** #49. Intolerance: Love’s Struggle Through the Ages (1916)

“The American Film Institute’s list of the 100 Greatest Movies was selected by AFI’s blue-ribbon panel of more than 1,500 leaders of the American movie community to commemorate 100 Years of Movies”. 518 more words


Personal Independence: Rights and Responsibilities of Doing It “My Nowm Self”

Personal Independence: Rights and Responsibilities of Doing It “My Nowm Self”

by Cathleen Elise Rossiter

A few years ago, when I was three years old, my mother and I found ourselves in the middle of a valuable teaching and learning moment that would stay with me to this very moment. 452 more words

Art Life Connection

Blacks are 'raping our women' and 'taking over': Decoding the myth that breeds white supremacists

Dylann Roof’s delusion that black people systematically “rape women” and are “taking over country” is a racist narrative loaded with history, rooted as deeply in the South as Emanuel AME Church. 1,345 more words