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Hagerstown Community College student Nouhoun Barry of Hagerstown recently won the Helen and Gene Kline Scholarship for the fall 2012 semester. Barry, 22, has a 4.0 grade-point average and is majoring in engineering science. Originally from Burkina Faso...
firstname.lastname@example.orgFor many 21st-century Americans, mention the banjo and the image that often comes to mind is a white man in overalls playing bluegrass or a similar style of music. But George Wunderlich, executive director at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine,...
Tanya Marie Kulp, 55, of 228 Mallard Way in Falling Waters, W.Va., died unexpectedly Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at her home. Born May 2, 1956, in Waynesboro, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Philip M. Kulp and Mary Ann M. Payne of Fayetteville, Pa....
email@example.comA local church's involvement in Operation Christmas Child's Pack A Shoebox program is proof that size doesn't matter to children in need. The nationwide effort involves filling shoeboxes with a variety of gifts, praying for the child who will receive...
firstname.lastname@example.orgWhen forensic investigator Linda Altizer isn't determining a cause of death, she's traveling the globe trying to help the living. Altizer recently returned from Liberia, a small country in West Africa. For nine days, she trained new nurses and...
email@example.comTwenty-eight students at Greencastle-Antrim Senior High School are making a difference in their community and around the world. They are the members of the Tumani Ambassador Club. When Aaron Hovey joined the club, he was more interested in sprucing...
AMSTERDAM — A scrum of international TV reporters, photographers and other media packed the Gallery of Honor at the Rijksmuseum on a recent spring morning, while producers negotiated with publicists for time to shoot spots in front of Rembrandt's...
Tags: Arts, Artists, Renovation, Museums, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Before he and his wife moved to Seattle a few years ago, Abdoulaye Sylla had taught West African dance at Trinity for years, and he’d also presided over weekly drum and dance classes at Hartford’s West Indian Social Club. But before that Sylla...
To Funlayo Alabi, Shea Radiance is much more than a business. It’s a mission. Started in their Ellicott City home by Funlayo and her husband, Shola, Shea Radiance sells skin and hair products made from shea butter. Since the company’s...
Francesco Clemente, "Clemente > Brazil > Yale" Through June 2, Yale School of Art, 32 Edgewood Gallery, New Haven, (203) 423-2600, art.yale.edu/32EdgewoodAveGallery, closed Tuesdays. Francesco Clemente is, says Robert Storr, "a bit of a nomad,"...
Three new faces will join the Alumni Wall of Fame at Lake Forest High School, which contains photographs and plaques celebrating the accomplishments of former students and inspiring current ones. The three unveiled Wednesday were David Crane, Thomas...
A new United Nations report estimates that roughly 3,000 great apes are taken from the wild every year as part of an illegal international trade that is growing increasingly sophisticated. The report, “Stolen Apes,” calls for greater law...
Tags: United Nations
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