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Civic Center, San Francisco

the street, were home to its Humanities-based programs, including the Humanities BA, Poetics, Writing and Consciousness, Media Studies, Graduate Psychology, Experimental Performance Institute, as well as a broadcast studio and administration offices. New College of California School of Law was located at 50 Fell Street in the city's Civic Center (Civic Center, San Francisco). The North Bay Campus in Culture Ecology and Sustainable was housed in Santa Rosa, California, in a building owned by the Arlene Francis Foundation, a private foundation run by Peter Gabel, former president of New College and Arlene Francis's son. The Science Institute classes were held at the Southern California University of Health Sciences in Whittier, California, within The shortest term was that of Charles Boxton, who served only eight days before resigning from office. Two mayors have died in office: Otis died from illness and Moscone was assassinated. Dianne Feinstein is the only woman, Willie Brown (Willie Brown (politician)) is the only African American and Edwin Lee is the only Asian American to have served as mayor.


Mission District, San Francisco

was shot and edited in the Mission District, home to one of the world's most active and influential graffiti scenes. New College’s main campus was housed in several buildings in the Mission District (Mission District, San Francisco) in San Francisco. The offices at 777 Valencia, and companion buildings across the street, were home to its Humanities-based programs, including the Humanities BA, Poetics, Writing and Consciousness, Media Studies, Graduate Psychology, Experimental Performance Institute, as well as a broadcast studio and administration offices. New College of California School of Law was located at 50 Fell Street in the city's Civic Center (Civic Center, San Francisco). The North Bay Campus in Culture Ecology and Sustainable was housed in Santa Rosa, California, in a building owned by the Arlene Francis Foundation, a private foundation run by Peter Gabel, former president of New College and Arlene Francis's son. The Science Institute classes were held at the Southern California University of Health Sciences in Whittier, California, within *San Francisco's Mission District (Mission District, San Francisco) is renowned for its densely-packed street art San Francisco Bay Guardian, Jan 18-24, 2012, p.22 along Mission Street, and all along both Clarion Alley and Balmy Alley. By 2010 street art was also being created in Hayes Valley (Hayes Valley, San Francisco), SoMa (South of Market, San Francisco), Bayview-Hunters Point (Bayview-Hunters Point, San Francisco) and the Tenderloin (Tenderloin, San Francisco). Chloe Veltman, "Street Art Moves Onto Some New Streets", ''New York Times, May 8, 2010 right thumb 200px Ross Alley in San Francisco's Chinatown 1898. (Photo by Arnold Genthe (Image:Chinatownsf-large1.jpg)) It was during the 1860s to the 1880s when San Francisco began to transform into a major city, starting with massive expansion in all directions, creating new neighborhoods such as the Western Addition (Western Addition, San Francisco), the Haight-Ashbury, Eureka Valley (Eureka Valley, San Francisco), the Mission District (Mission District, San Francisco), culminating in the construction of Golden Gate Park in 1887. The City's famous Cable Cars (San Francisco cable car system) were built around this time, a unique invention devised by Andrew Smith Hallidie in order to traverse the City's steep hills while connecting the new residential developments. San Francisco grew in cultural prominence at this time as famous writers Mark Twain, Bret Harte, Ambrose Bierce, Rudyard Kipling, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Oscar Wilde spent time in the city, while local characters developed such as Emperor Norton.


Fargo, North Dakota

an eight period class schedule. Students have one Religion class and up to seven academic classes each day. Religion classes include vocational discernment, service based programs, education in morality and Christian apologetics, and individual faith formation. Academic classes are strongly oriented towards college prep, with a focus on Advanced Placement classes. Graduating classes generally contain about ninety students. '''KCPM''' is a MyNetworkTV affiliate television station located in Grand Forks, North Dakota. It broadcasts on UHF (Ultra high frequency) channel 27. KCPM also has a sales office located in Fargo, North Dakota. KCPM also rebroadcasts on low-power station '''KVNJ-LP''', channel 33, in Fargo. KCPM and KVNJ-LP are owned by Guaranteed Impressions Group (G.I.G.), known on-air as Central Plains Media. KCPM is offered on cable channel 9 in Grand Forks and most other areas of the market. It can be seen on CableOne cable channel 9 in the Fargo-Moorhead (Moorhead, Minnesota) area. The station can be seen on Midcontinent (Midcontinent Communications) cable channel 3 in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Biography Susan Krieg was born and grew up in Fargo, North Dakota and has since lived in Chicago, Minneapolis, San Francisco Oakland, Phoenix, Manhattan, and Los Angeles. She attended the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, California from 1975 to 1979 and received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Ottawa University in 1988. Susan Krieg currently maintains a studio, open to the public, in Gordonsville, Virginia. '''KQDS-TV''' is the Fox (Fox Network)-affiliated television station for the Twin Ports and Iron Range areas of Northeastern Minnesota that is licensed to Duluth (Duluth, Minnesota). It broadcasts a high definition (High-definition television) digital signal on UHF channel 17 from a transmitter west of downtown in Hilltop Park. Owned by Red River Broadcasting, the station has studios on London Road in Duluth along I-35 (Interstate 35 in Minnesota). However, master control and some internal operations are based at the facilities of sister station and fellow Fox affiliate KVRR in Fargo, North Dakota. Syndicated (television syndication) programming on KQDS includes: ''Two and a Half Men'', ''Frasier'', ''Everybody Loves Raymond'', ''Family Feud'' and ''According to Jim''. North Dakota The highest speed limit found in North Dakota is 75 mph, which can be found on Interstates (Interstate Highway) 29 (Interstate 29 in North Dakota) and 94 (Interstate 94 in North Dakota). Urban speed limits are as follows: Fargo (Fargo, North Dakota): 55 mph, (Except for the stretch on Interstate 29 between 32nd and 52nd Ave S which is still posted at 75 mph) Bismarck (Bismarck, North Dakota) Mandan (Mandan, North Dakota) 60 mph on I-94 (Interstate 94) in North Dakota and Bismarck Expressway is at 40-55 MPH, Grand Forks (Grand Forks, North Dakota), Valley City (Valley City, North Dakota), Jamestown (Jamestown, North Dakota), Fargo (Fargo, North Dakota) on Interstate 29 between 32nd and 52nd Ave S, and Dickinson (Dickinson, North Dakota) remain at 75 mph. Rural four-lane divided (divided highway) or undivided highway are 70 mph. Rural 2-Lane US numbered, and State Highways have 45-65 mph limits. Divided US numbered, and State Highways that pass through cities have 25–55 mph limits. undivided US numbered, and State Highways that pass through cities have 25–50 mph limits. 40-65 mph speed limits on paved county roads and BIA roads for cars and 30–65 mph for trucks. 40-55 mph speed limits on unpaved county roads and BIA roads for cars and 30–55 mph for trucks. Speed limits on surface streets range from 30 to 40 mph. Residential streets are generally 10–25 mph. School zones are 15–25 mph. It is to uncommon see residential and business districts above 50 MPH. North Dakota The highest speed limit found in North Dakota is 75 mph, which can be found on Interstates (Interstate Highway) 29 (Interstate 29 in North Dakota) and 94 (Interstate 94 in North Dakota). Urban speed limits are as follows: Fargo (Fargo, North Dakota): 55 mph, (Except for the stretch on Interstate 29 between 32nd and 52nd Ave S which is still posted at 75 mph) Bismarck (Bismarck, North Dakota) Mandan (Mandan, North Dakota) 60 mph on I-94 (Interstate 94) in North Dakota and Bismarck Expressway is at 40-55 MPH, Grand Forks (Grand Forks, North Dakota), Valley City (Valley City, North Dakota), Jamestown (Jamestown, North Dakota), Fargo (Fargo, North Dakota) on Interstate 29 between 32nd and 52nd Ave S, and Dickinson (Dickinson, North Dakota) remain at 75 mph. Rural four-lane divided (divided highway) or undivided highway are 70 mph. Rural 2-Lane US numbered, and State Highways have 45-65 mph limits. Divided US numbered, and State Highways that pass through cities have 25–55 mph limits. undivided US numbered, and State Highways that pass through cities have 25–50 mph limits. 40-65 mph speed limits on paved county roads and BIA roads for cars and 30–65 mph for trucks. 40-55 mph speed limits on unpaved county roads and BIA roads for cars and 30–55 mph for trucks. Speed limits on surface streets range from 30 to 40 mph. Residential streets are generally 10–25 mph. School zones are 15–25 mph. It is to uncommon see residential and business districts above 50 MPH. caption location Fargo, North Dakota, USA (United States) opening_date August 2, 1972 http: www.westacres.com leasing Date of opening '''West Acres Shopping Center''' is a regional shopping mall located in Fargo, North Dakota near the intersection of Interstates 29 (Interstate 29) and 94 (Interstate 94). It is the largest mall in North Dakota and includes five major anchors, nearly 130 stores and services, and a 750 seat food court. The mall is also home to The Roger Maris Museum, a collection of regional art, the Touchstone Energy Dinosaur Playland, and a collection of spearfishing decoys created by the late John Jensen. Like other malls in the Red River Valley, such as the Columbia Mall (Columbia Mall (Grand Forks)) in Grand Forks, North Dakota, West Acres attracts large numbers of Canadian shoppers, especially during the holiday season. She studied art in Dachau, near Munich, before marrying in 1901 a Berlin-based architect, August Endell, at which time she became Else Endell. In 1902 she became (with her husband's knowledge) involved in an affair with a friend of Endell's, the minor poet and translator Felix Paul Greve (later the Canadian author Frederick Philip Grove), and all three went to Palermo in late January 1903. They then moved to various places, including Wollerau, Switzerland and Paris-Plage, France. In July 1910, she followed Greve to North America, where they operated a small farm in Sparta, Kentucky, not far from Cincinnati, Ohio. When Grove left her there a year later, he headed west to a bonanza farm (Bonanza farms ) near Fargo, North Dakota, and came to Manitoba in 1912. She started posing in Cincinnati, and made her way east via West Virginia and Philadelphia, before she married in November 1913 the German Baron Leopold von Freytag-Loringhoven in New York. There, she became known as "the dadaist Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven." Television Grand Forks is included in the Fargo (Fargo, North Dakota) market, which is the 120th largest TV market in the United States (as ranked by Nielsen (Nielsen ratings)). cellspacing "0" cellpadding "4" border "1" The purpose of invading America was to allow time for Canada to prepare its war effort and to receive aid from Britain (United Kingdom). According to the plan, Canadian flying columns stationed in Pacific Command in western Canada would immediately be sent to seize Seattle, Spokane, and Portland (Portland, Oregon). Troops stationed in Prairie Command would be sent to attack Fargo (Fargo, North Dakota) and Great Falls (Great Falls, Montana), then move to Minneapolis. Troops from Quebec would be sent to seize Albany (Albany, New York) in a surprise counterattack while Maritime troops would attack Maine. When resistance to the Canadians grew they would retreat to their own borders, destroying bridges and railways to hinder American pursuit. at Grand Forks, North Dakota (w:Grand Forks, North Dakota). Manitoba officials feel that this year flooding should not be as bad as the 1997 flood. Polish (Poland) and Chinese (China) experts have come to survey the Red River Floodway, and Dennis Walaker (w:Dennis Walaker), mayor (w:mayor) of Fargo, North Dakota (w:Fargo, North Dakota) recognises the need for Red River flood defences down river. "Every town that you drive by from the Canadian (w:Canada) line up to Winnipeg is either elevated or ring-diked," said Walaker. Saberi has dual-citizenship as an Iranian-American, and she grew up in Fargo (w:Fargo, North Dakota), North Dakota. She lived in Iran for six years while working as a journalist for news media organizations including the BBC (w:BBC). On January 31, four members of the Ministry of Intelligence and National Security of Iran (w:Ministry of Intelligence and National Security of Iran) took her from her home to face charges of spying for the United States. She was convicted and sentenced to eight years in jail, however this was reduced to a suspended sentence of two years. After returning to the United States, Saberi met with U.S. Secretary of State (w:United States Secretary of State) Hillary Clinton.


Grenada

humanitarian and social design through partnerships, advocacy and education based programs. To that end, they have consulted with government bodies and relief organizations on a number of projects, including landmine (land mine) clearance programs and playground building in the Balkans; transitional housing for IDP (Internally displaced person)s in Afghanistan, Sudan and Grenada; school building in Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda; and earthquake reconstruction assistance in Pakistan, Turkey and Iran. Australia, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Fiji, France, Germany, Grenada, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria, Serbia and Samoa have all placed in Top 10 but never won a medal. '''Grenada''' competed at the '''2004 Summer Olympics''' in Athens, Greece with three track and field athletes and two swimmers. Three weeks after commissioning ''Portsmouth'' began her first mission, supporting rescue operations in Grenada. She was awarded the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal for that action. * Sterling Heights, Michigan ranks #185 in United States cities by population (List of United States cities by population) * The Grenada ranks #185 in world population (List of countries by population) * Democratic Republic of the Congo ranks #185 in countries by population density Fatalities 91 direct, 32 indirect Areas Windward Islands (especially Grenada), Venezuela, Jamaica, Grand Cayman, Cuba, Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Texas and most of the eastern United States Hurricane season 2004 Atlantic hurricane season Ivan caused catastrophic damage to Grenada as a strong Category 3 (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale) storm, heavy damage to Jamaica as a strong Category 4 (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale) storm and then Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands and the western tip of Cuba as a Category 5 (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale) storm. After peaking in strength, the hurricane moved north-northwest across the Gulf of Mexico to strike Gulf Shores, Alabama as a strong Category 3 (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale) storm, causing significant damage. Ivan dropped heavy rains on the Southeastern United States as it progressed northeast and east through the eastern United States, becoming an extratropical cyclone. The remnant low from the storm moved into the western subtropical Atlantic and regenerated into a tropical cyclone, which then moved across Florida and the Gulf of Mexico into Louisiana and Texas, causing minimal damage. Ivan caused an estimated US$ (United States dollar)18 billion (2004 USD, $ commons:Grenada


Afghanistan

, an Afghan (Afghanistan) rising through merit in the Mughal Army . His descendants ruled the state until 15 June 1948, when the last ruling Nawab acceded to the Indian Government. Kurwai became part of the newly-created state of Madhya Bharat, and was added to Vidisha District. Madhya Bharat was merged into Madhya Pradesh on 1 November 1956. Architecture for Humanity aims to promote humanitarian and social design through partnerships, advocacy and education based programs. To that end, they have consulted with government bodies and relief organizations on a number of projects, including landmine (land mine) clearance programs and playground building in the Balkans; transitional housing for IDP (Internally displaced person)s in Afghanistan, Sudan and Grenada; school building in Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda; and earthquake reconstruction assistance in Pakistan, Turkey and Iran. During the starting years of 1930s, efforts were made to organise a multi-sport event to include the countries of West Asia too, this gave a birth to "Orient Championship Games", which later renamed as Western Asiatic Games before its first inception. The scope of the Games comprised all the countries east of Suez and west of Singapore. The First Western Asiatic Games was celebrated in Delhi in 1934 at the Irwin Amphitheater, in which four countries—Afghanistan, British India, Palestine Mandate and Ceylon—participated. The decision was made to hold these Games once in four years at mid-point between the two successive Summer Olympics. The 1938 Western Asiatic Games were scheduled to be held in Tel Aviv, Palestine Mandate. However, the Games was cancelled due to the outbreak of World War II, and abandoned until 1951 Games, which also considered as the revival of Western Asiatic Games. Commons:Category:Afghanistan WikiPedia:Afghanistan Dmoz:Regional Asia Afghanistan


Pakistan

for the Suez Canal. '''Mian Khurshid Mahmood Kasuri''' (born 1941) is a Pakistani politician and diplomat. He was the Foreign Minister of Pakistan from 2002 to 2007. Architecture for Humanity aims to promote humanitarian and social design through partnerships, advocacy and education based programs. To that end, they have consulted with government bodies and relief organizations on a number of projects, including landmine (land mine) clearance programs and playground building in the Balkans; transitional housing for IDP (Internally displaced person)s in Afghanistan, Sudan and Grenada; school building in Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda; and earthquake reconstruction assistance in Pakistan, Turkey and Iran. Host city selection On 12 and 13 February 1949, a meeting was organised at the Patiala House (Patiala House Courts Complex), in Delhi, in between the representatives of nine Asian National Olympic Committees. The framework of the meeting was set up in an another meeting held on 8 August 1948 during the Second London Olympics (1948 Summer Olympics), which was called by the Indian Olympic Committee's representative Guru Dutt Sondhi. The meeting was chaired by the Yadavindra Singh, president of the Indian Olympic Association. On the last day, Asian Games Federation (AGF) Commons:Category:Pakistan WikiPedia:Pakistan Dmoz:Regional Asia Pakistan


Turkey

and people." Commons:Category:Turkey WikiPedia:Turkey Dmoz:Regional Middle East Turkey


Canada

music, and music from the 1940s and 1970s. VOWR also have several information based programs that are of interest to its core demographic including Consumer Reports, a gardening show, the 50 Plus Radio Show and many others of a wide range of subjects. *Mark Cohen (surgeon), ophthalmologist, co-founder LASIK MD *May Cutler, publisher and journalist, founder of Tundra Books and the first Canadian (Canada) woman to publish children's books. First woman to serve as Mayor

inception in 1969 until its eventual take over in 2008. Along with providing cable service it also produced a series of community based programs to help inform Aurora residence of local events and services. Some of these shows aired for many years including Sports Beat (hosted by Lowell McClenny), and Our Town (which was hosted my former Aurora mayor Dick Illingworth). In its final year of broadcast ACI's programming line-up included Plugged In, Bookmarks, Fit & Fabulous, Sports Beat, Our Town


United States

States , Democratic Congressman Henry A. Waxman and the staff of the Government Reform Committee (United States House Committee on Government Reform) released a report concluding that the administration of George W. Bush (George W. Bush administration) had politicized science and sex education. The report accuses the administration of modifying performance measures for abstinence-based programs to make them look more effective. The report also found that the Bush administration had

status in 2000. It is the only major television station in the area whose offices and studios are located in the city of Detroit, while its other television station counterparts are located in Southfield (Southfield, Michigan). She is currently best known for her series of books challenging Canada's departure from the principles of universal social programs (social welfare provision) toward an American (United States) model of strict means-based programs. She came to prominence with her

''''' is a 2-hour long American (United States) music video program that aired on BET (Black Entertainment Television) from 1981 (1981 in television) to 1996 (1996 in television). Internationally, port security is governed by rules issued by the International Maritime Organization and its 2002 International Ship and Port Facility Security Code. Additionally, some United States-based programs have become ''de facto'' global port security programs, including


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