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2014-04-04 12:20:43

$26 million transformation features 24 new luxurious retail and dining destinations, innovative design, lavish amenities and local brands; record sales reached while under construction; and on path

2009-06-17 15:50:58

Students at a Westfield, Mass., school have completed a two-month project to build a mural of President Barack Obama from 24,000 dominoes. The Franklin Avenue Elementary School students, working in tandem with Westfield State College mathematicians, said the Obaminoes mural was created to honor the nation's 44th president -- and to learn a bit about linear programming math, WWLP-TV, Springfield, Ma., reported Wednesday. We were the only elementary school to do this and to have a piece of...

2008-10-06 03:00:14

By Alfred Lee ARCADIA - Bernetta Reade knows her organization isn't loved by everyone in town. "There were people that would come up to me and point their finger at my face and call me all kinds of names," she said. "It got personal.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.