Source: Cision Wire
Konecranes will be hosting the 2014 Crane Users Conference in Galveston, TX on September 16-18.
Konecranes (http://www.konecranesusa.com/) will host its 2014 Crane Users Conference (http://www.craneconference.com/index.html), a complimentary users meeting designed to help keep companies safe, productive and profitable. Ideal for those involved in areas of material handling, such as crane operation and maintenance, planning, and plant safety en ...
Full article at: Cision Wire
Jun 24 2014, 7:36am CDT
Source: Campaign for Liberty
Juneteenth commemorates the day in 1865 when the slaves in Galveston, Texas learned that slavery had ended. Galveston was the last location in the United States to be informed of the Emancipation Proclamation, so Juneteenth marks the end of slavery in America. Juneteenth is thus a day that should be celebrated by all supporters of liberty.
Here is Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul’s 2007 official statem ...
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Jun 20 2014, 3:54pm CDT
Source: Daily Mail
Mikaela Media, 14, was swimming in the murky waters off the coast of Galveston, Texas, over the weekend when a shark sneaked up on her and clamped down on her b ...
Full article at: Daily Mail
Jun 10 2014, 9:13am CDT
Source: School Library Journal
Angela Johnson and E. B. Lewis’s beautiful and evocative All Different Now (S & S, 2014; Gr 3 Up) commemorates the first Juneteenth (June 19, 1865), when Union General Gordon Granger arrived in Galveston, Texas, with the long-delayed news of the abolition of slavery (President Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863).
Johnson’s lyrical first-person text is narrated by a young girl who awakens on a June morning scented with honeysuckle—a morning like any other—and w ...
Full article at: School Library Journal
Jun 10 2014, 8:46am CDT
Source: Rackets and Balls
Attacks by sharks out in the open water rarely have a happy ending. Mikaela Amezaga should consider herself lucky. While swimming near Galveston, Texas, this teenager was bitten by a shark. Amazingly, all she was left with was a small flesh … More »The post Teen Attacked by Shark in Cutest Possible Manner app ...
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Jun 9 2014, 10:39pm CDT