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Greater Accra League: Referees Schedule for Week 4

Referees appointment for week 4 of GAHA League matches are as follows:

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Nature Center’s May 21 “Figure 8 the Lake” Has Some Openings

Jamestown, NY – The Audubon Nature Center is presenting a personalized tour to learn about the social and scientific history of Chautauqua Lake.

A couple seats remain for the 9 a.m. 229 more words

News Release

Pride of Place, Conflicted

Last weekend Yo and I took Friday off and headed South to Williamsburg, Virginia to visit our friend, Sarah Meschutt, the Senior Curator at the Yorktown-Jamestown Museum. 586 more words

Getting to Virginia

Understanding what Fernand Braudel termed the long duree, that is the many years of events leading up to another specific historical occrance, we can now start the Jamestown adventure in earnest. 428 more words

Trains

“I woke up early and took the first train to take me away from the city. The noise and all its people. I was alone on the train and had no idea where I was going, and that’s why I went there.

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Albion's Seed, again

David Hackett Fischer’s book on Anglo-American origins continues to exercise inordinate influence on most discussions of American history and culture.

Of course the thesis of the book is that although the British Isles were the source of most of the colonists who settled this country (though Fischer, I think, unduly emphasizes other European colonists) there is not a unified culture nor a single people as the source of the American nation. 985 more words

History

William Jacob Paatii Ofosu-Amaah - Goodbye!

Good bye – Ruby Tuesday 
She would never say where she came from
Yesterday don’t matter if it’s gone
While the sun is bright
Or on the darkest night… 1,760 more words