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Cradle to Cradle® Inspired "Project Legacy" Building, Designed by William McDonough + Partners, Comes to Life

Johnson City Press 13 May 2021
NASA's Sustainability Base office building at Moffett Field, California, viewed by NASA as a "prototype of a 21st-century building"; the Park 20.20 Master Plan near Amsterdam, and the architectural design of several corporate offices at Park 20.20; and Hero MotoCorp's new "Garden ...
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The Needle And The Damage Done: Christiane F. At 40

The Quietus 09 Apr 2021
she went on to befriend famous literary figures including Patricia Highsmith and Patrick Süskind, dated Einsturzende Neubauten frontman Alexander Hacke, started her own music career, and flitted from Germany to Zurich and Amsterdam after being deported from the United States.
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Train attack foiled by American trio

CBS News 07 Apr 2021
Three Americans are being hailed as heroes for foiling ...
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Guy Pearce on 'The Last Vermeer' and Reimagining His 'Memento' Process

The Hollywood Reporter 13 Mar 2021
Guy Pearce just so happened to be living in Amsterdam when the opportunity to play Dutch folk hero Han Van Meegeren came his way ... Heat Vision breakdown ... theaters on Mar. 16, 2001 ... As I speak to you, I’m sitting here in Amsterdam, and in this very city, at a certain point, [Van Meegeren] owned hundreds and hundreds of properties just in Amsterdam alone.
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Hometown Heroes banners aim at community pride

The Daily Gazette 01 Mar 2021
Spagnola described some of the other aspects of Amsterdam’s Hometown Heroes program ... Amsterdam also posts online narratives about many of the Hometown Heroes at amsterdamny.gov/our-city/amsterdam-heroes. Spagnola said in Amsterdam the Hometown Heroes banners stay up ...
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The Dutch February Strike: The organized civilian protest against the Nazis

The Jerusalem Post 26 Feb 2021
The annual ceremony around the statue — this year’s was limited by social distancing measures — once was Amsterdam’s main Holocaust commemoration event ... Shortly after the bridge scuffle, occupying authorities rounded up about 400 Jewish men in Amsterdam, all of whom were deported and murdered except for two survivors.
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The inspiring story of the Dutch February Strike, Europe’s first organized civilian protest against the Nazis

Cleveland Jewish News 25 Feb 2021
AMSTERDAM (JTA) — Eighty years ago on Thursday, this city was silent ... The annual ceremony around the statue — this year’s was limited by social distancing measures — once was Amsterdam’s main Holocaust commemoration event ... the February arrests indeed terrorized Amsterdam’s Jews.
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The Individual Courage And Collective Cowardice Of The Medical Profession

LA Weekly 17 Feb 2021
There are some phone calls you just never forget. It was Good Friday morning in 1995 ... SEE ... So how can I help you?” ... Why Closing The Amsterdam Coffeeshops To Tourists Is Counterproductive. I think of the real heroes on the frontlines in our ICUs, risking their lives to save us all, and I think of the AMA and its quackery and I need a powerful antiemetic.
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One Good Thing: Highlights of 9 months in tales of kindness

Journal Review 28 Dec 2020
Nine months later we’ve hit every continent except Antarctica to publish more than 180 stories of kindness, good deeds and serendipity ... THE TUTU GIRLS ... A BIRTHDAY PARADE ... CLASSROOM ON WHEELS ... CHEERS FOR HEROES ... From Athens and Amsterdam to Rome and Madrid, people stood at windows or on balconies singing, cheering and applauding those on the front lines.
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For once, Boris’s flip-flopping on EU might just be a help

Irish Independent 09 Dec 2020
In May 2019, when he was launching his campaign for the big job, he accepted an invitation to speak in Amsterdam about his hero and clearly hoped the media would draw obvious parallels. He described his hero as “a compulsive gambler” who often was proved “triumphantly right” – even if it took some time ... the UK and the EU, and deal or no deal ... .
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Mariah Carey's 30 greatest singles – ranked!

The Observer 03 Dec 2020
30. Save the Day (2020) ... the real power is in Carey’s heartfelt vocal. 29 ... 25 ... Vision of you … Carey, pictured in Amsterdam, 1996 ... Hero (1993). According to Spotify, Hero is one of Carey’s most popular songs ... That said, it gained serious emotional heft when performed at the Tribute to Heroes 9/11 charity show and President Obama’s inauguration gala.22 ... 20 ... .
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Amsterdam man honored for attempting to save drowning man

The Daily Gazette 27 Sep 2020
AMSTERDAM — James Glorioso Jr. said he doesn’t feel like a hero ... Glorioso Jr., a 42-year-old actor and former deputy and Montgomery County Sheriff’s candidate from Amsterdam, was named a Carnegie Hero last Tuesday for his heroic swim, along with 16 others who risked their lives to save others.
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Lebanese nominated premier resigns, in blow to Macron plan

Atlantic City 26 Sep 2020
Adib told reporters he was stepping down after it became clear that the kind of Cabinet he wished to form was “bound to fail.” ... Billhimer said ... 11 ... Oct. 8 ... James Glorioso, Jr., a 42-year-old actor from Amsterdam, received the award from the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission for entering into mortal danger to rescue another, the commission announced Tuesday.
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New York man awarded Carnegie Medal for efforts to save drowning man off Atlantic City beach

Atlantic City 23 Sep 2020
ATLANTIC CITY — A New York man who tried to save a Pennsylvania father from drowning in the ocean last year has been awarded a Carnegie Medal. James Glorioso, Jr., a 42-year-old actor from Amsterdam, received the award from the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission for entering into mortal danger to rescue another, the commission announced Tuesday ... +4 ... Sept ... .

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