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  • Boston Pilot ads connect immigrants
    Finding Irish roots through Boston Pilot newspaper ads
    From October 1831 to October 1921, The Boston Pilot, the city’s Catholic newspaper, helped people locate their relatives and friends through advertisements in its “Missing Friends” or “Information Wanted” column....
  • GenealogyBank.com
    Strategies for finding obituaries in newspaper databases
    If you haven’t had much luck finding your ancestors’ obituaries and death notices online, you may need a few strategies to improve your search results.As an example, at subscription-based GenealogyBank.com, a simple search for Honora...
  • Go greener with these fun ideas for recycling
    Go greener with these fun ideas for recycling
    Spring is a great time to remind ourselves to "Go Green". Recycling is so important for our future and our children’s future as well, so why not make a hobby out of going green. From making lamps out of glass bottles to paper mache...
  • Paper Boy Roller Bag
    The ultimate travel purse
    I recently attended the LA Women's Expo and discovered the ultimate travel purse for the chic "must have everything" fashionista - the Paper Boy roller bag. At first glance it looks like a large handbag to accommodate all including...
  • De-stress today: Read Happy Healthy News Weekly
    De-stress today: Read Happy Healthy News Weekly
    Learn how to manage and decrease stress in your life. Uncontrolled stress can lead to depression and otherhealth problems.Here are ways to de-stress:read Happy Healthy News Weekly, exercise,listen to a funny comedian, walk, meditate, go bowling...
  • De-stress today: Read Happy Healthy News April 14, 2014
    De-stress today: Read Happy Healthy News April 14, 2014
    Learn how to manage and decrease stress in your life. Uncontrolled stress can lead to depression and otherhealth problems.Ways to de-stress:read Happy Healthy News Weekly, exercise,listen to a funny comedian, walk, meditate, go bowling,attend yoga...
  • De-stress after work: Read Happy Healthy News Weekly April 7-13
    De-stress after work: Read Happy Healthy News Weekly April 7-13
    Learn how to manage and decrease stress in your life. Uncontrolled stress can lead to depression and otherhealth problems.Ways to de-stress after work:read Happy Healthy News Weekly, exercise,listen to a funny comedian, walk, meditate, go bowling...
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    Star Tribune to relocate newsroom, offices to Capella Tower
    Stop the presses! The Star Tribune will be moving its newsroom and offices to the second-tallest skyscraper in downtown Minneapolis next year, the newspaper announced Thursday.Publisher and CEO Mike Klingensmith said in a statement the move to the...
  • Timeshia Brown newspaper ad
    Timeshia Brown newspaper ad: Wife exposes her hubby's infidelity in local paper
    Timeshia Brown’s newspaper ad is a payback for the ages. The scorned Texas wife took out a very noticeable ad in their local paper, congratulating her husband on the news that he is expecting a baby – with another woman.According to...
  • Sumday Newspaper
    Sunday exploration of the news
    During elementary school, Sunday nights usually entailed mad scrambles to not only get ready for school on Monday; but to find that dreaded newspaper article for my Social Studies class. First, there was the challenge of wrestling the newspaper...
  • Ways to relax: Read Happy Healthy News Weekly
    Ways to relax: Read Happy Healthy News Weekly
    Learn how to manage and decrease stress in your life. Uncontrolled stress can lead to depression and otherhealth problems.Here areways to relax after a long day:read "Happy Healthy News Weekly", exercise,listen to a funny comedian, walk,...
  • Part One:  Seven long shots to find your ancestor
    Part One: Seven long shots to find your ancestor
    Do you have an ancestor that is hard to find? The following seven ideas have been proven to help in the discovery of ancestors that are difficult to identify:ChildrenIt makes more sense to research the children of your ancestor because it is...
  • Millennials and Newspapers
    Millennials and newspapers
    It’s a common misconception that millennials are steering away from newspapers and their websites in favor of other digital news outlets. Over half of adults between ages 18 and 34 read newspaper media content in print and online during a...
  • Will Bezo's political influence shape the new Washington Post?
    Will Bezo's political influence shape the new Washington Post?
    Jeff Bezos is a billionaire, the founder of Amazon.com and an enthusiastic supporter of President Obama. According to Bloomberg.com on August 6, 2013, Bezos acquired the Washington Post, the paper that broke the Watergate story and ended the Nixon...
  • Jeff Bezos buys the Washington Post for $250 million
    Jeff Bezos buys the Washington Post for $250 million
    Over the weekend there was lots of chatter on social networking sites about the Washington Post selling off the Boston Globe to the Boston Red Sox for $70 million. Today, the microbloging site twitter is all a buzz as the fire sale continues at...