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Last-minute donation covers holiday meal at Aberdeen shelter

Hastings Tribune 27 Nov 2021
(AP) — With home lives in flux for the families at Safe Harbor, those staying at the local shelter for victims of domestic violence or human trafficking will be celebrating together ... She recalls arriving at Safe Harbor in a vehicle with brake pads desperately in need of replacement.
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America remembers Pearl Harbor 80 years later

Log Cabin Democrat 27 Nov 2021
The attack on the American naval base at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, was a devastating loss for the nation. When the attack began at 7.55 AM by Japanese forces, the Americans on the scene realized that their lives in that moment had changed ... In ninety minutes on what had been a quiet Sunday morning, the American fleet was wrecked.
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TEXAS HISTORY MINUTE: A Day Which Will Live in Infamy

Weatherford Democrat 27 Nov 2021
The attack on the American naval base at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, was a devastating loss for the nation ... by Japanese forces, the Americans on the scene realized that their lives in that moment had changed ... In ninety minutes on what had been a quiet Sunday morning, the American fleet was wrecked ... And in the end, 2,403 Americans were killed.
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Bridges: Waco native among first to spring into action at Pearl Harbor attack

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 27 Nov 2021
The attack on the American naval base at Pearl Harbor on Dec ... by Japanese forces, the Americans on the scene realized that their lives in that moment had changed. The American entry into World War II would transform the face of the war and forever alter the course of the nation and of the men and women who fought to protect it.
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Benton Harbor schools requests input on ESSER money

The Herald Palladium 27 Nov 2021
BENTON HARBOR — People living in the Benton Harbor Area Schools district are invited to provide feedback Thursday on how federal money from the American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Funds (ESSER III) should be used by the school district ... × This page requires Javascript ... Please enable it in your browser settings.
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At the Table: Set an extra seat at the table and turn an acquaintance into ...

Traverse City Record-Eagle 27 Nov 2021
Rose Hollander Record-Eagle/Jan-Michael Stump. A friend recently told me about her Thanksgivings in Hong Kong. For a few years, she and her husband hosted one or two sailors who were stationed on the American ship that came into the harbor for the holiday weekend ... Sometimes, though, the invitations to the table were more serendipitous ... Serves 6 – 8 ... .
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Texas History Minute: The Day Which Live in Infamy

Sherman Herald Democrat 26 Nov 2021
The attack on the American naval base at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, was a devastating loss for the nation ... by Japanese forces, the Americans on the scene realized that their lives in that moment had changed ... In ninety minutes on what had been a quiet Sunday morning, the American fleet was wrecked ... And in the end, 2,403 Americans were killed.
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An Event to Remember: The Consequences of Pearl Harbor

The Epoch Times 26 Nov 2021
... on American military forces. Every battleship in the harbor was damaged, two of them beyond all repair, including the USS Arizona, which to this day rests beneath the waters.
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I am making it a point to read one piece of encouraging California history every week

Democratic Underground 26 Nov 2021
https.//www.nytimes.com/2013/06/07/us/bob-fletcher-dies-at-101-saved-farms-of-interned-japanese-americans.html ... After Japan bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, the United States government forced 120,000 Japanese-Americans on the West Coast out of their homes and into internment camps for the duration of the war.
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DAR chapter presents Literacy Champion Award

The Herald Palladium 26 Nov 2021
BENTON HARBOR — The Algonquin Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution recently presented the DAR Literacy Champion Award to Children’s Advocacy Center of Southwest Michigan for its dedication to the children of Berrien, Cass and Van Buren counties ... × This page requires Javascript ... .
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GERHARD W. LIEBESKIND

Huron County View 25 Nov 2021
Gerhardt and Ruth Cummings were united in marriage on April 23, 1966 in Harbor Beach. He enjoyed deer hunting, fishing, and was a member of the American Legion Post 197 of Harbor Beach ... Honors were given by the American Legion Post 197 of Harbor Beach.
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Local News Briefs

Huron County View 25 Nov 2021
HARBOR BEACH – For over 100 years the Harbor Beach Goodfellows have been working to make sure everyone in the community has a Christmas dinner. The Harbor Beach Goodfellows work in conjunction with the Care and Share program to more effectively achieve a common goal ... HARBOR BEACH – The American Legion Auxiliary general meeting was held at 2 p.m.
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Letters to the Editor: November 25, 2021

West Hawaii Today 25 Nov 2021
Has no one else pointed out the disgraceful irony, that me and my 9-year-old daughter are not allowed to pay our respects and see the men who died defending our freedom at Pearl Harbor and for our ... I will bring your her to Pearl Harbor despite your disgusting, un-American rules.
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Guest column: How will you mark the 400th anniversary of Thanksgiving?

The Post and Courier 25 Nov 2021
(“Forget corn mazes and hayrides! I’m bobbing for antibiotics!”) ... The Pilgrims’ menu and the attire of the Native American guests leap to mind immediately, but I’m sure you can find other examples. (You doubtless always harbored suspicions about Great-uncle Bob’s insistence on using blackface to portray the Wampanoag Nation.
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'Jeopardy!' players flunk Omaha category

Lincoln Journal Star 25 Nov 2021
Can you answer these real 'Jeopardy!' clues about American history?. clues about American history?. Like Little Leaguers harboring dreams of making the big leagues, just about everyone who’s watched “Jeopardy!” pictures themselves in one of the three stalls on the blue stage, chatting it up with Alex Trebek, buzzer in hand ... AFRICAN AMERICAN FIRSTS.
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