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Baltimore Police Commissioner Discusses Violence Spike In City

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — In the midst of crime scenes, police say it’s harder to do their jobs. Wednesday, the city’s frustrated top cop says officers are being confronted by large groups and cell phone cameras in the wake of the Freddie Gray case. 239 more words

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#GREYFORGRAY... Coverage On The Freddie Gray Incident

Baltimore is on the eyes of the world with the death of Freddie Gray. Everyone wants to know the same thing…. How did he die? Was he killed? 50 more words

National

LAKE COLAC FORESHORE

A path along the foreshore and up to the rotunda contains bricks engraved with dedications and messages from local people. This was definitely my favourite. 69 more words

Australia

HOPKINS FALLS, VICTORIA.

In the early Autumn, the Hopkins River meanders lazily through the beautiful farmlands of western Victoria, gurgling and spilling gently over these rocks and falls near Cudgee, just north of Warrnambool. 70 more words

Australia

THE ROCK WALLS OF THE STONY RISES.

The Stony Rises are found between Camperdown, Pirron Yallock and Cobden in Victoria’s Western District.
The fields are full of volcanic rock, a testament to the fact that the dormant volcanoes in the area were once far more active than they are now.   32 more words

Australia

Every monument has a story

Every monument has a story. In 1886, at his own cost, James Dawson, the local ‘protector of Aborigines’ at Camperdown in Victoria’s Western District, dedicated a 7 metre obelisk of grey granite to mark the burial place of Wombeetch Puyuun, who was one of the last surviving members of the local Indigenous community. 1,547 more words

History

Guest Speaker 7 Apr 2015: Kath de Grauw – Victoria Barracks, Melbourne

KILMORE HISTORICAL SOCIETY GENERAL MEETING
TUESDAY 7 APRIL 2015

Our April General Meeting will be held at the Kilmore Court House, 4 Powlett Street, on 7 April at 7:30 pm. 183 more words

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