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2014-07-09 23:09:38

Local nonprofit group, Razor Crusaders, will set a world record with their 380 mile "Ride for Diabetes" across the state of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 On July 10-12, members of the non-profit group, Razor Crusaders, will embark on a world-record, kick scooter ride for diabetes awareness. The Razor Crusaders’ “Ride for Diabetes” will start in St. George and will finish at Davis High School in Kaysville. The 24-member group will cover the 380 mile...

2008-08-21 15:01:06

The Waikato School Waterpolo Junior Championships got under way last week with Waikato Diocesan Sharks the biggest winner. The Sharks beat St Paul's Collegiate 10-1 at Waterworld as teams played their opening round of the competition. Fairfield College, Fraser High School, Hamilton Boys' High School and St John's College all had opening wins. Fairfield beat the Waikato Dio Dolphins 12-5, Fraser won their game against Sacred Heart College B 7-2, St John's beat the Sacred Heart A team 9-3 and...

2008-07-14 15:00:14

By WRIGHT, Don in Christchurch EXCEPTIONAL cup-class pacers Monkey King and Bailey's Dream have almost completed another two weeks of jogging with their South Auckland trainer Steven Reid after at least a month of similar exercise with South Island foreman Brendon Hill in North Canterbury. Reid, who has had them back at Pukekohe for 10 days, had originally intended to prepare both stars at Dancingonmoonlight Farm in the south but several factors combined for a policy change. "I have a...

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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.