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2013-02-07 23:02:45

Home Ownership Path Raises Spirits and Property Values in East Camden, NJ Camden, N.J. (PRWEB) February 07, 2013 Although Camden, NJ, takes repeated knocks from the media because of poverty and crime rates, one “feel-good” story remains hidden, except for 930 families who know a secret. It´s the impact of St. Joseph Carpenter Society (http://www.sjcscamden.org). Through its unique program that includes homeowner education, housing development and community organizing,...

2008-09-06 00:00:00

People visiting a local cinema will be seeing double - as two films featuring a local star are going to be shown together. Parkway Cinema will be showing a double feature of movies starring Tommy Turgoose, from next Friday. Tommy, who has just finished his GCSEs at Oasis Academy, Wintringham, stars in Somers Town, a film inspired by the regeneration of the eponymous neighbourhood in London between the Euston, Kings Cross and St Pancras stations. He will also appear in the...

2008-08-24 00:00:25

By Jonathan Romney There's glee and romance in a tale of two teenage boys on the loose near St Pancras Film Somers Town Shane Meadows 72 MINS, 12A Because his new film, Somers Town, was financed by Eurostar, there's been some suspicion that Shane Meadows has made an extended commercial for the rail link. Certainly, from the British side of the equation, Somers Town is good advertising. A character enthuses that Eurostar will get you to Paris in two hours, and a coda reveals that the...

2008-08-22 00:00:24

By Anthony Quinn FILM OF THE WEEK SOMERS TOWN (12A) Shane Meadows (72 mins) ** STARRING Thomas Turgoose, Piotr Jagiello This squib started out as a gleam in an adman's eye. The young British director Shane Meadows was hired to make a short promoting the new Eurostar terminal at St Pancras, but the film-makers decided they could parlay it into a feature - just. At 72 minutes, it's closer to the length of the BBC's old Play for Today. Would that it had more in common. It's not the film's...

2008-08-22 00:00:24

By Sharon Baker There's no stopping Grimsby's Tommy Turgoose! The town's rising star has not one but two films out this week and has already picked up another prestigious acting gong. Collaborating with This Is England director Shane Meadows for a second time, Tommy is already making waves with his latest release. As reported, the 16-year-old Wintringham School pupil won the 2006 British Independent Film Awards gong for Most Promising Newcomer with his debut performance in Meadows'...

2008-08-05 06:00:20

LONDON, August 5 /PRNewswire/ -- - Romance is on Track and Online With Free Wi-Fi at St Pancras International St Pancras International is the first UK station to offer free Wi-Fi access, making it the perfect place to meet. The 45 million people who travel through St Pancras International every year now have access to free and fast Wi-Fi. http://www.stpancras.com/news/connected/ St Pancras International is Europe's destination station. The first UK station to introduce free Wi-Fi sees...

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