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A Day in the Life of a Publisher

Encounter With a Killer?

By Mark Alexander ~

“I am not influenced by the expectation of promotion or pecuniary reward. I wish to be useful, and every kind of service necessary for the public good, become honorable by being necessary.” —Nathan Hale (1776)

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CGF "Inspired By Prospect And Potential" Of Bid For Africa's First Commonwealth Games

As the Commonwealth Games Federation’s Evaluation Commission commences its final workshops and deliberations before concluding tomorrow, Thursday 30 April, the Commission Chairman, CGF Honorary Secretary Louise Martin CBE, said that the five-strong commission has been “inspired by the prospect and potential” of Durban’s bid to host Africa’s first Commonwealth Games. 656 more words

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Lobster Die-Off Continuing In Long Island Sound

NEW LONDON CONN. (CBSNewYork) — Despite efforts to stop it, the lobster die off is continuing in Long Island Sound.

Just 15 years ago, the lobster catch in Long Island Sound was over three million pounds; last year, harvested lobsters weighed in at just over 120,000 pounds, WCBS 880s’ Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. 224 more words

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