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Lishui

辑 year 2011 publisher 中国文史出版社 location Beijing isbn 978-7-5034-2905-7 * For more thorough information about Lishui, there are two "Lishui Green Valley Culture" series (丽水绿谷文化丛书) published by Zhejiang Ancient Books Publishing House, containing six volumes each about different topics of cultural, literary, or historical significance. The 2008 series


Holyoke, Massachusetts

of a nation, Volume 1 year 1908 publisher Lewis Publishing Company url http: books.google.com books?id M80UAAAAYAAJ page 56 Early life Eva Tanguay was born in 1878 in Marbleton, Quebec. Alan Phillip. ''Into the 20th Century 1900 1910'', "Canada's Illustrated History" series, Natural Science of Canada Ltd., 1977. 17 Her father was a doctor. Alan Phillip. ''Into the 20th Century 1900 1910'', "Canada's Illustrated History" series, Natural

Science of Canada Ltd., 1977. 17 Before she reached the age of six, her family moved from Quebec's Eastern Townships to Holyoke, Massachusetts. Her father died soon after. While still a child she developed an interest in the performing arts, making her first appearance on stage at the age of eight in ''Little Lord Fauntleroy''. Alan Phillip. ''Into the 20th Century 1900 1910'', "Canada's Illustrated History" series, Natural Science of Canada Ltd

., 1977. 17 With her parents' assistance, she pursued a show business career, working her way through a variety of amateur contests that eventually landed her a spot with a comedy troupe before making her vaudeville debut in New York City in 1904. The 1904 show ''The Chaperones'' led to her rise in popularity. Alan Phillip. ''Into the 20th Century 1900 1910'', "Canada's Illustrated History" series, Natural Science of Canada Ltd., 1977. 17 William


Straits Settlements

of Peninsula Malaysia plates In then British Malaya, "P", "M" and "W" series of plates, along with the "S" series, were originally created by the British colonial government for the four early Straits Settlements license plate prefixes during the 1900s. '''P''' denotes Penang island, '''M''' denotes Malacca, '''W''' denoted "Wellesley" of Province Wellesley (Seberang Perai), and '''S''' denotes Singapore. The Province

Wellesley code W was issued until 1957 when it was combined with the Penang Island "P" series. Malaysia has its origins in the Malay Kingdoms present in the area which, from the 18th century, became subject to the British Empire. The first British territories were known as the Straits Settlements, whose establishment was followed by the Malay kingdoms becoming British protectorates. The territories on Peninsular Malaysia were first unified as the Malayan Union in 1946. Malaya


Yokneam

from Israel's best-known theater companies has grown from one day of the week to five in order to accommodate a total audience of over 2,000, or 10% of its population. The theater also runs two subscription series for children with a total of 600 subscribers, one for ages 3–6 and the other for ages 6–10. A separate "Fringe" series has 200 subscribers for one-man or small theater companies and nontraditional theater performances. Low cost and subsidized performances that are outside


Dubna

specifically emphasized the peaceful nature of bilateral cooperation in the nuclear sphere. An intergovermental agreement on cooperation in the field of atomic energy, signed in 1959, laid the foundation for joint nuclear activities between the Soviet Union and North Korea. On the basis of this agreement, the two countries signed the so-called "Series 9559" contracts, concerning matters such as the conduct of geological studies, the construction of a nuclear research center (called a "


Pickering, Ontario

. Part of the Waterfront Trail in Pickering, on weekends between May and September, it features visual and performing artists in "Sunday on the Porch" series at the SilverStone Gallery. Restaurants Pickering has several popular and unique restaurants, including Kobo Sushi, http: www.kobogourmet.com Massey's, Crabby Joe's, PORT Restaurant and Big M, a burger joint. Bars and restaurants such as The Harp, Fox Goes Free, and The Bear and Firkin offer bar grub and often provide nightly entertaining environments. thumb Boats and benches by Frenchman's Bay by Millennium Square (File:Nautical Village Millennium Square, Pickering.jpg) thumb Trees in blossom in the springtime in the Nautical Village (File:Nautical Village Blossoms.jpg) thumb Boats docked by the Waterfront Trail in Frenchman's Bay, Pickering (File:Boats in Frenchman's Bay by the Nautical Village, Pickering.jpg) thumb OPG 7 Wind Turbine & Pickering Nuclear Plant from Beachfront Park (File:Pickering Nuclear Plant & Wind Turbine from Beachfront Park.JPG) thumb right St. Isaac Jogues Church on Finch Avenue (File:Entrance to St. Isaac Jogues Church, Pickering.JPG) Government thumb Pickering City Hall Clock Tower from Glenanna Rd. entrance (File:Pickering City Hall.JPG) The city council consists of a mayor, three regional councillors, and three city councillors. The mayor and regional councillors sit on the council and also represent the city at Durham Regional Council. The city councillors sit on city council only. Pickering is divided into three wards, with one city councillor and one regional councillor representing each ward. The current mayor, Dave Ryan, has held the mayoralty since 2003. Emergency services Police services in Pickering are provided by the Durham Regional Police from a division office located in the eastern section of the city. Officers from this location also patrol Ajax. Pickering Fire Services operates from four stations with a force of all full-time firefighters. Claremont Fire Hall is now fully staffed by full-time firefighters 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Ambulance emergency medical services are provided by Durham Region. Education Pickering is served by the Durham District School Board, the Durham Catholic District School Board, the Conseil scolaire Viamonde and the Conseil scolaire de district catholique Centre-Sud. As of early 2007, the public board operates 17 elementary schools and two secondary schools, Dunbarton High School and Pine Ridge Secondary School (Pickering High School (Pickering High School, Ajax) was previously located in Pickering, but was transferred to Ajax when the city boundaries were changed). The Catholic board runs eight elementary schools and one secondary school, Saint Mary Catholic Secondary School (St. Mary Catholic Secondary School (Pickering, Ontario)). The French public school board operates École Ronald-Marion, which serves both elementary and secondary students. Blaisdale Montessori (Montessori method) School, a private school chain, has several locations throughout Pickering serving children from preschool age to grade 8. There is also a private elementary and junior high school there called Montessori Learning Centre. Also serving the Durham Region is Durham Secondary Academy & Middle School, an inspected private high school and middle school for grades 5 to 12. In September 2012, the Durham College Centennial College Joint Learning Site opened at the north terminus of the pedestrian bridge. The Joint Learning Site offers primarily graduate certificate programs, with a number of complementary courses and classes. At the time of its opening, it was the only public post-secondary institution in the Province of Ontario with a direct connection to public transit. Notable natives and residents * Sean Avery, former NHL (National Hockey League) forward * Shelley-Ann Brown, Olympic silver-medallist bobsledder *Tom Brown, Weather Anchor of CTV (CTV Television Network) * Yannick Carter, Canadian Football League linebacker and special teamer for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats * Glenn Clark, former National Lacrosse League player and former head coach of the Toronto Rock * Ernie Coombs, singer better known as Mr. Dressup * Laura Creavalle, IFBB professional bodybuilder * Ilona Duczynska, Polish-Hungarian communist revolutionary, active in Hungary, Austria, England and Canada * Perdita Felicien, Olympic track and field athlete * Dale Goldhawk, journalist and consumer rights advocate * Alan Haskvitz, National Teacher's Hall of Fame educator * Glenn Healy, former NHL goalie, member of 1994 Stanley Cup Champion New York Rangers * Kristen Holden-Ried, actor * Nikkita Holder, Olympic track and field athlete * Craig Hutchison (Craig Hutchison (swimmer)), Olympic swimmer * Mark Jackson (Mark Jackson (Canadian musician)), musician * Spider Jones, former professional boxer, media radio personality, currently with CFRB (CFRB (AM)) radio * Cory Joseph, NBA (National Basketball Association) player for the San Antonio Spurs * Andrea Lewis, singer, actor and songwriter * Denis T. O'Connor, former Roman Catholic archbishop of Toronto * Jennifer Pappas (The Next Step (2013 TV series)), an actress on Family Channel's (Family (TV channel)) The Next Step (The Next Step (2013 TV series)), portraying Chloe. * Paul Peschisolido, professional soccer player who played in England as a striker and was the Manager of Burton Albion F.C. * Jaime Peters, professional soccer player who plays midfield for Ipswich Town in the United Kingdom * Karl Polanyi, professor of economics at Columbia University and author of ''The Great Transformation (The Great Transformation (book))'' * Sarah Slean, singer * Tyler Stewart, Barenaked Ladies drummer singer * Beverly Thomson, co-host of CTV (CTV Television Network)'s ''Canada AM'' * Chris Van Vliet, entertainment reporter for CBS Cleveland affiliate, WOIO * Neil Young, rock singer-songwriter, spent part of his early years in Pickering, living on Brock Road * Shawn Mendes, singer-songwriter who gained popularity through Vine (Vine (software)), and was part of the magcon tour. * Bree Williamson, actress best known for her role as Jessica Buchanan on soap opera One Life to Live. In film * The 1957 CBC Hollywood production of the classic television show ''Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans'' was filmed in Pickering. A farm at the corner of Valley Farm Rd. and 3rd Concession, owned by Arthur Gottlieb, was the setting for the 25-episode series. * The 1979 film ''The Black Stallion (film)'' was partially filmed at a refurbished barn located on Sideline 24 near Claremont. * The Canadian television show ''Paradise Falls''' first season was filmed in the village of Whitevale (Whitevale, Ontario), as was David Cronenberg's film ''The Dead Zone (The Dead Zone (film))''. * The 1994 comedy ''The Ref'' with Dennis Leary and Kevin Spacey was filmed in part at Port Pickering Marina, on Frenchman's Bay. * The 1995 family adventure film ''Salt Water Moose,'' starring Timothy Dalton and Lolita Davidovitch, was filmed in and around Frenchman's Bay. * The 1998 comedy action film ''The Big Hit'' with Mark Wahlberg, Lou Diamond Phillips, Avery Brooks, Christina Applegate and Elliott Gould, was filmed in part in Pickering near Petticoat Creek. * The 2008-09 comedy family soap ''Jimmy'' was filmed in Pickering near Dunbarton High School. The '''Pickering Panthers''' are a Junior "A" ice hockey team from Pickering (Pickering, Ontario), Ontario, Canada. They are a part of Central Division Hockey but also used to be a part of the Metro Junior A Hockey League. '''Richard Hart''' (born October 14, 1968) is a retired Canadian (Canada) curler (curling) from Pickering, Ontario. With skip Glenn Howard, Hart has played in 8 straight Ontario Finals. Toronto's immediate neighbours are Mississauga and Brampton within the Regional Municipality of Peel, Vaughan and Markham (Markham, Ontario) within the Regional Municipality of York, and Pickering (Pickering, Ontario) within the Regional Municipality of Durham. The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) includes the regional municipalities (Regional municipality) of Halton (Regional Municipality of Halton), Peel, York and Durham. At the western edge of the city, the 401 meets Highway 427 (Ontario Highway 427), an important north-south artery between Toronto Pearson International Airport and the Gardiner Expressway. It mainly serves the airport and the western suburbs outside the city of Toronto. In the same area, the short length of Highway 409 (Ontario Highway 409) connects the airport directly to the traffic flow of the 401. Moving east, the 401 then intersects Highway 400 (Ontario Highway 400), which leads north to Barrie, the recreational areas of Ontario's "Cottage Country" and beyond, to the northern reaches of the province. East of the 400, the 401 meets Allen Road, and then the Don Valley Parkway Highway 404 (Ontario Highway 404), before continuing eastwards out of Toronto into the suburbs of Pickering (Pickering, Ontario), Ajax (Ajax, Ontario), Whitby (Whitby, Ontario), and Oshawa. Highway 407 ETR (Ontario Highway 407) is not located within Toronto proper, but is a major highway in the Greater Toronto Area that acts as a secondary bypass around the northern end of the city, stretching from Burlington (Burlington, Ontario) in the west to Pickering (Pickering, Ontario) in the east. It is an electronic toll road with no physical toll booths, instead depending on automatic recognition of vehicle plates (Automatic number plate recognition) or electronic toll collection. - colspan "4" '''Pickering (Pickering, Ontario)''' - ''Main article (Pickering municipal election, 2006)'' - In December 1963, Stavro opened his first food "terminal"—a forerunner of the big-box store—which featured low prices and no-frills service. It was located at Woodbine Road and Highway 7 in Markham, Ontario. Eight years later, he opened a second terminal in Pickering, Ontario. A 10,000 square-metre store at Landsowne Avenue and Dundas Street West in Toronto opened in 1975. Through the years, he opened nine terminals in the Greater Toronto Area and a 31,500 square-metre outlet in Cambridge, Ontario, which opened in 1991, billed as the world's largest grocery store.


Singapore in Malaysia

of the Workers' Party became an NCMP following the 1988 general election (Singaporean general election, 1988): Turnbull, p. 340. and four (1991 election (Singaporean general election, 1991)). Turnbull, p. 351. The "S" series is no longer administered by the Malaysian Road Transport Department following Singapore's secession from Malaysia (Singapore in Malaysia) in 1965. In the years that followed, the Singaporean license number system began to change with the modification and reintroduction of its "S" prefix and inclusion of a checksum digit as a suffix, in the addition to new prefixes and colour schemes for different classes of vehicles (''See vehicle registration plates of Singapore'').


Poitou

of the "Angelique (Angelique (French series))&quot; series of historical novels are set in 17th Century Poitou. See also *Count of Poitiers for a list of the ''Comtes de Poitou''. *Poitou-Charentes for the present-day ''région (Région of France)'' including Poitiers. *Poitevin (language), the French regional language spoken in Poitou (Saintongeais is for Saintonge). References External links *http: www.acpo.on.ca claude poitou.htm <


Normal, Illinois

Childrensdiscoverymuseum.net date accessdate 2012-07-17 In 2010, the Children's Discovery Museum was deemed the best creative children's experience in Illinois by Media World USA's "Best of&quot; Series. The Children's Discovery Museum was subsequently featured on a Best of Illinois


Corvallis, Oregon

of rebuilding civilization in post-apocalyptic Oregon, due to the university, logistics, and favorable wind patterns, which render it capable of surviving nuclear war. *Corvallis plays a major role in S. M. Stirling's "Emberverse (The Emberverse series)&quot; series. It's one of the few cities to come through the Change with many survivors, and with some sort of governing infrastructure remaining from the old world. The town's name is used in the title of the third book, '' A Meeting


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