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'Water Babies,' 'Ramona' are in Friends of the AK Smiley Public Library's …

The holidays are upon us and this week is the perfect time to find a unique gift for that special bibliophile on your list. The Friends of the A.K. Smiley Public Library have a number of items up for bids in the silent auction area on the main level of …

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E.Coli vaccine could become a reality and could even help prevent food poisoning

Dr Thomas Connor, a co-author of the study, from Cardiff University, added that whole genome sequencing – a process in which the complete DNA of an organism's genes is established – has allowed them to understand what makes an Etec bacteria.

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Malaysia Airlines steward fired over alleged sex assault on passenger

The steward sat beside her and sexually assaulted her under the pretext of "comforting" her, she said, according to a source close to the French probe. Ismail urged French authorities to allow the MAS crew member to return home immediately if there was …

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Families desperate for right to be given untested 'last chance' drugs

Time may be running out for Andrew Culliford. But ask him whether he'd rather meekly give in to the illness that's killing him or risk taking an unlicensed drug that might stave off its devastating effects, and his answer is unequivocal: he'd take the …

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Doctors wash hands less often as their day wears on, study warns

Co-researcher Dr Katherine Milkman, said: 'We believe ours is the first study investigating whether accumulated work demands can affect rule compliance over the course of a single workday, as opposed to over weeks, months or years. 'We think this line …

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Midwives vote to join NHS staff in four-hour strike and four days of …

Midwives in England have voted to join other NHS staff in a four-hour strike – the first walkout by health workers in 32 years. Unions are in dispute over the Government's refusal to accept a recommended one per cent pay rise for NHS workers. Members …

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Art Deco Jewelry Inspired by The Great Gatsby

Art Deco Jewelry Inspired by The Great Gatsby | http://www.benarijewelers.com | CALL 610.363.8450 / 610.355.1800 At Benari, we believe that the perfect piece…

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DHW578 Silver Charles Rennie Mackintosh Necklace

Go to http://www.rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/rennie-mackintosh-jewellery/DHW578.shtml for full details. Visit our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/…

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Fabuleux Fabergé

Publicité télé de l’exposition “Fabuleux Fabergé : joaillier des tsars”, présentée du 14 juin au 5 octobre 2014, au Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal. Visitez…

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A noble shade of turquoise – color “Tiffany” in the interior

We present to your attention a selection of magnificent interiors in shades of Tiffany style. Tiffany style is the American name of art Nouveau in the interi…

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La Bijoux Fantastique de Lalique
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EXCLUSIVE: Nikki Jean Talks New EP, Working With Lupe Fiasco & Ab-Soul + …

The former lead vocalist of the Philadelphia band Nouveau Riche established her own artistic gravitas with the 2011 album Pennies in a Jar. For the …. If you look at any great artist over the length of their career, they have to grow and change …

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Ridgefield Playhouse to Present Lehar's THE MERRY WIDOW with Renee …

Stroman and her design team of Julian Crouch (Satyagraha, The Enchanted Island) and costume designer William Ivey Long (Cinderella, Grey Gardens, Hairspray) have created an art-nouveau setting that climaxes with singing and dancing grisettes at the …

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Carencro family's desk sells for $1.2M

The Art Nouveau desk, kept in a family bedroom, was appraised at $250,000 by New Orleans appraiser, David Goldberg. In a previous interview, Goldberg said the desk and matching chair could sell for more than that, given that the set was one of only 10 …

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OLLY SMITH: How versatile Carmenère went from Bordeaux bit player to a …

It's the time of year where comfort food rules and with as many different fillings and flavours as there are saints days, there's a great all-round red to pair with Britain's favourites, from a warming Lancashire hotpot to the splendour of a steak and …

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Israeli army kills W.Bank protester as clashes rage

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian during clashes in the West Bank on Tuesday as a wave of unrest gripped the country, raising fears of a new Palestinian uprising. The death of the 22-year-old near Hebron came as troops tried to disperse about 150 …

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How having a kindly doctor will make your medicine work better

We all know that a kind word or supportive arm around your shoulder can make a world of difference when you're ill. But emerging research suggests that not only does having a compassionate doctor make illness more bearable, it can help patients to …

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Review: A clever and lavish 'Disney's Beauty and the Beast'

They create the depths of a vine-tangled enchanted forest for a proscenium that merges with the Gothic curves of a Cathedral window and French art nouveau curves as scenes shift from forest to village to castle. The scenes even break the fourth wall to …

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"Ferris Bueller's Day Off"

Playing hooky from school for the day, Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) leads a joyful performance of "Twist and Shout" in the streets of Chicago in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" – one of the latest additions to the Library of Congress' National Film …

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Book Review: BE SAND, NOT OIL – THE LIFE AND WORK OF AMOS VOGEL Or …

Vogel is best known for his book Film As A Subversive Art (1974) and his role as one of the pioneers in showing avant-garde and art films in the States. In 1947 he created Cinema 16 a New York based showcase for many until then unknown and marginal …

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Manhattan's The Gershwin Hotel Rebranded As The Evelyn

The first phase features new guestrooms, designed by Silvia Zofio with references to Art Nouveau style from the early 1900's. Design nods to the building's extensive music and art heritage are implemented throughout the rooms, corridors and bathrooms …

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What Are the European Film Awards Good For?

His father designed several pleasingly bizarre apartment buildings on Albert Street, in the art nouveau style for which Europe's joint 2014 Capital of Culture is renowned. But while Jean Vigo got a nice little "shout out" from Steve McQueen, recipient …

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Mackintosh chairs from Willow Tea Rooms expected to fetch £15000

Chairs designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and made especially for the Willow Tea Rooms are expected to fetch £15,000 when they go under the hammer. The pair of ebonised oak chairs, which date from 1903, are up for auction in Edinburgh next …

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Free Things To Do In Glasgow, From Gardens To Museums

Glasgow was designated U.K. City of Architecture and Design in 1999 and even a brief walk through its streets will reveal the legacy of renowned architects and designers, such as Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Alexander "Greek" Thomson among others.

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Kim Kardashian takes daughter North to Kourtney's baby shower after THAT shoot

She attempted to 'break the internet' on Tuesday with her most raunchy booty shoot yet. But by Wednesday, Kim Kardashian was back to mommy mode, doting over her daughter North at Kourtney's baby shower in LA. The 35-year-old reality star looked …

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Okinawa vote may determine fate of US base

Residents of Japan's Okinawa island chain were Sunday electing a governor, a vote which could hamper efforts to relocate a major US military base as the two countries try to strengthen their alliance. Opinion polls have forecast victory for anti-base …

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Nasal spray used to treat nausea may also beat migraines

The drug prochlorperazine is already available in pill form and injections to treat nausea and vomiting – but it is hoped an inhaled spray could offer fast pain relief to migraine sufferers. Around eight million Britons suffer migraine attacks, which …

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Tesco warns of more pain to come

New chief executive Dave Lewis tried to draw a line under the episode as he pledged to restore the company's competitive edge and again make it "the best supermarket for customers" amid a full-scale review of the business. But Tesco has now had to …

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100 THINGS YOU MUST DO IN JACKSONVILLE BEFORE YOU DIE

Eat at the cafeteria at Flagler College (74 King St., St. Augustine), home to 79 Louis Comfort Tiffany stained-glass windows. It's the world's largest collection of its kind still in their original location. 2. Be a zookeeper for a day at Jacksonville …

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handbagVersace: Louis Comfort Tiffany jewellery

Louis Comfort Tiffany jewellery. Jewelries, particularly the tiffany jewelleries bid an important role in women's life story. We could not live without the 925 superior silver medal jewelries. Equitable for of the twinkling tiffany earrings, tiffany …

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Mexican Nobel Prize Protester Returns to Hero's Welcome

This beautifully photographed book of Havana's most iconic homes and structures will make you feel like you have been on a tour ​of the island. Striking photos of Cuba's Art Deco and Art Nouveau architecture in public and private spaces – including …

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New Year's Eve Events in Washington, DC, December 31, 2014.

Zou Zou New Year's Eve Revue: Burlesque/Variety Bash GiGi Holliday presents a “nouveau riche”-themed burlesque show and party. 7 p.m.-1 a.m. Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Rd. SE. 202-631-6291. www.anacostiaartscenter.com. $25-$60.

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Two children still alive after Minnesota pond crash are responding to …

Amani Coleman-Guerrido, five-years-old, and Aliyana Rennie, one-year-old, luckily survived a crash that killed two of their siblings, and now they are awake and able to recognize the voices of family members again. 'They're showing signs of being …

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New in St. Petersburg: Fashion, Fabergé and a Luxe Roman Spa

… a white enameled gem by St. Petersburg jeweler Peter Carl Fabergé. The tsarina was so delighted, Alexander placed nine more orders. His son Nicholas II continued the tradition, commissioning two eggs each year from the House of Fabergé — one for …

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How watching Dad's Army could help detect the leading cause of blindness

A new way of diagnosing glaucoma which involves patients watching episodes of Dad's Army has been developed by scientists. By scanning and analysing their eye movements, researchers at City University London were able to identify cases of the …

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