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Art AIDS (Not All) America: The Developing Protest On Lack of Black Representation in 'Groundbreaking' Exhibition

Billing itself as “groundbreaking” and “the first comprehensive overview and reconsideration of 30 years of art made in response to the AIDS epidemic in the United States,” … 1,729 more words


HS Football: Dunbar freshman Seneca Milledge learning fast

Every athlete has his own little ritual. Seneca Milledge tosses a brick to himself.

The Dunbar freshman, who has yet to catch a pass for the Tigers, says it helps him improve grip strength and makes the football feel “very soft and like you can just squeeze it and bust it.” 749 more words


40-year sentence for murder of local tattoo artist

A Rock Island man is headed to prison for forty years in connection with the murder of a  local tattoo artist who was shot to death and robbed in 2013. 169 more words


Tower Hill advances with win over St. Mark's

WILMINGTON – Noah Thomas picked a great time to score his first two goals of the season.

The defensive midfielder took it all the way twice, including a key score early in the fourth quarter, as Tower Hill held off St. 561 more words


Pamela's Irish Castle by Stephen Kennedy

There is something terribly romantic about Tullamaine Castle in Fethard, Co. Tipperary, as it lies in the sleepy ‘Gallant Tipps’ country. Autumn is the most special time of year when the hunt gets into full swing for another season and when Tullamaine plays host to an opening meet, the castle seems to emerge from the trees as each leaf falls onto the majestic manicured avenue. 611 more words

Pamela Mitford