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The Recovery of Haitian Citizens after the earthquake in 2010

Written By: Naut & Zoë

A large-scale earthquake occurred at 4:53 pm, on January 12th, 2010, 25 kilometers southwest of the capital Port-au-Prince. Experiencing such a big earthquake with a magnitude above 7.0 and had two aftershocks can be very traumatic. 1,152 more words

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Six Flags Adding Five More US Parks

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Six Flags EntertainmentCorporation announced Wednesday it has entered into a purchase agreement with affiliates of Premier Parks, LLC to acquire the lease rights to operate five parks owned by EPR Properties, according to a Six Flags news release. 282 more words


Archaeologist finds fish trap, defensive sites on Afognak Island

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Mitch Borden, KMXT-KodiakMay 10, 2018


A routine assessment of  historical sites on Afognak Island by air turned into a day full of surprises. 402 more words

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

yield: 36 medium cookies   prep time: 20 minutes active, 40 minutes total

This is based on a recipe from King Arthur Flour. They have a great collection of baking recipes :) 225 more words

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Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza was one of the most important cities in the Mayan world. Located in the jungles of the Yucatan, it’s close proximity to Cancun makes it one of the most popular tourist attractions in all of Mexico (drawing over 2 million people annually). 477 more words


Sushi Sun in Gananoque, Ontario

Dear Annie,

I am currently sitting in a dining pavilion at Yosemite National Park, surrounded by maybe a hundred elementary or middle school kids. They are here on a field trip. 426 more words


Death Valley, California

Sunday, May 20, 2018

For a family that doesn’t particularly like hot weather, we find it odd that Death Valley is one of our favorite places to visit.  1,104 more words

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