NORWESCAP'S First Book-Hunterdon provides new books for summer ... - Home News Tribune FLEMINGTON — Some 600 new books for summer reading will be given to programs that serve Hunterdon County children in need through the NORWESCAP 04/19/2014 - 2:46 pm | View Link
Eats Beat: The new food-inspired movie 'Tasting Menu' - New York Daily News To celebrate a new season of their Summer Love Ale, a beer with a ... Marc Forgione and Scott Conant will be signing books, and restaurants 04/19/2014 - 2:09 pm | View Link
Swimming, hiking, history, ecology all highlight the Indiana Dunes - NWI Times ... the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore featuring clothing, books, stuffed ... among wooded dunes teeming with wildflowers in the spring and ... 04/19/2014 - 1:16 pm | View Link
Brookwood D.167 considering registration, bus and other fees - NWI Times ... for technology or transportation and also for summer school enrichment ... said the district is also trying to bring some books online, as ... 04/19/2014 - 1:16 pm | View Link
A student’s take on learning the true cost of college - Boston Globe ... a year, and this doesn’t include books and other personal expenses, which my parents require that I pay from income I earn during the summer. 04/19/2014 - 12:31 pm | View Link
Arizona digital book program aims to prevent summer reading slide To combat this, Read On Arizona, the Arizona Department of Education and other partners are making it easier for kids to access digital books when the library isn't convenient. From April to September, kids will have free access to a digital library of ... 04/19/2014 - 3:48 am | View Link
Kylie and Kendall Jenner to host book signing at Barnes & Noble this summer Books will be signed on a first-come, first-served basis. "Rebels: City of Indra: The Story of Lex and Livia" is a available for pre-order now. The novel will officially be released on Tuesday, June 3. For more information on this and other B&N book ... 04/19/2014 - 3:27 am | View Link
Jump start your summer reading at library book sale Previously this sale was in late June at other locations. Our volunteers have been working their way through a huge number of donated books. Each book is priced, sorted, boxed and eventually brought to our in-house sale. We still have many cookbooks ... 04/18/2014 - 6:59 pm | View Link
National Summer Learning Association to Enhance Reading With Digital Books The National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) recently announced that students in summer programs run by the Boston Public Schools, Baltimore Public Schools, Pittsburgh Public Schools, and four other summer program providers will get free and unlimited ... 04/18/2014 - 4:04 pm | View Link
Get Ready for Summer Reading with Kids’ Library Cards from the Indian Prairie Public Library One of the benefits of having a library card is being able to take home books, movies, magazines, and music from the library. Indian Prairie Public Library cardholders save an average of $638 a year by checking out books, DVDs, CDs, magazines and other ... 04/18/2014 - 10:06 am | View Link
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Summer Learning Association Summer Starts in September : The Summer Starts in September: Comprehensive Planning Guide for Summer Learning Programs includes research-based strategies, program ... 04/19/2014 - 2:55 pm | View Website
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In “Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism and Michael Rockefeller’s Tragic Quest for Primitive Art,” the adventure-travel writer Carl Hoffman delivers the promised goods, and more. For beyond the exotic and violent story it tells, Mr. Hoffman’s book also offers insight on the limits of human commonality.
Peter Matthiessen died of leukemia April 5, three days before publication of his curiously unfulfilling final novel. A complex man whose 86 years encompassed espionage, writing, naturalism and meditation, Mr. Matthiessen focused on big themes such as ecology, spirituality and identity. Emphatically not a writer of “entertainments,” he is the only person to have won the National Book Award in both fiction (“Shadow Country,” 2008) and nonfiction (“The Snow Leopard,” 1979).
Early this year, American photojournalist John Stanmeyer captured an image of African migrants near Djibouti City silhouetted by the moonlit waters of the Indian Ocean, with arms stretched to the heavens — cell phones in hand — in search of signal strength from nearby Somalia. It filled many of us with awe.
Since the Securities and Exchange Commission blessed the conversion of America's stock exchanges from capitalist brokers' cooperatives to privately owned, for-profit markets, the bright-jacketed brokers who once jammed busy trading floors have mostly "gone upstairs" to buy and sell from office computer screens.
The one image that burns into the viewer's memory on watching Gandhi, the multiple Oscar-winning film by Richard Attenborough, is the scene where a young Gandhi is thrown off a train at Pietermaritzburg in South Africa after refusing to move from the first-class car reserved for whites.