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The Galveston Daily News 26 Oct 2021
TODAY. The Chosen Ones Outreach Ministries and the Galveston Diaper Bank will offer an emergency diaper bank from 9 a.m ... in Galveston ... to 2 p.m ... in Galveston ... Rotary Club of Galveston Island will meet at noon Tuesdays at The San Luis Hotel, 5222 Seawall Blvd ... The Galveston Island Democrats will meet at 6.30 p.m ... All fruits and vegetables are island grown.
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A hiking dream fulfilled in the Scottish Highlands

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 24 Oct 2021
Years ago, when our kids were in preschool, my husband and I had what seemed like a crazy pipe dream. Once a year, we would take a multi-day hike as a couple. Turns out it was a crazy pipe dream. At least at the time ... We've grown familiar with the island country ... a relationship that started long ago when we lived there as a family.
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More nurses to the rescue

West Hawaii Today 24 Oct 2021
Hawaii has a shortage of nurses, so the importance of graduating nurses on the Big >Island has increased — especially during the pandemic ... According to Chief Nursing Officer Arthur Sampaga Jr., about 200 nurses at HMC have graduated from the residency program, and most of the 2021 graduates are from the Big Island.
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More nurses to the rescue: Class graduates following residency during pandemic

Hawaii Tribune-Herald 24 Oct 2021
Hawaii has a shortage of nurses, so the importance of graduating nurses on the Big >Island has increased — especially during the pandemic ... According to Chief Nursing Officer Arthur Sampaga Jr., about 200 nurses at HMC have graduated from the residency program, and most of the 2021 graduates are from the Big Island.
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White House clarifies Biden’s remarks, says no change in Taiwan policy

La Prensa Latina 23 Oct 2021
Tensions between the two superpowers have grown in recent weeks in the wake of Chinese military plane activity in airspace near Taiwan and a Wall Street Journal report earlier this month that a small contingent of US special forces and marines have been deployed on that Asian island for at least a year to secretly train local forces.
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In the Scottish Highlands, a hiking dream fulfilled

The Spokesman-Review 23 Oct 2021
Years ago, when our kids were in preschool, my husband and I had what seemed like a crazy pipe dream. Once a year, we would take a multiday hike as a couple. Turns out it was a crazy pipe dream. At least at the time ... We’ve grown familiar with the island country, a relationship that started long ago when we lived there as a family ... .
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'So viscous': New Velvet Underground doc reveals how Lou Reed was given convulsive therapy to ...

The Daily Mail 23 Oct 2021
The Velvet Underground was an unlikely collaboration that formed in 1964 by Lou Reed, a Jewish middle-class college dropout from Long Island and John Cale, a classically trained viola player from Wales ... Guitarist Sterling Morrison agreed ... Three of them had grown up on Long Island, and spoke with heavy Long Island accents ... and the M.G.'s ... EXCLUSIVE ... .
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China urges US to abide by 'One China' policy, says won't compromise on core interests

Press TV 22 Oct 2021
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin made the remarks at a daily news briefing on Friday, after US President Joe Biden said Washington would come to Taipei's aid if it were to come under attack from China, claiming it had a commitment to defend the self-ruled island.
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The Dish: Half-price drink one way to celebrate La Goulue's first anniversary in Palm Beach

Palm Beach Daily News 22 Oct 2021
the LG Fizz ... Ready for business. La Goulue opens doors on island ... 61st St. More food and dining stories. Since opening on the island, La Goulue has grown from a dinner-only spot to a bistro also serving Sunday brunch ... ....
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White House tries to clarify Biden’s statement on Chinese Taipei after Chinese rebuke

Press TV 22 Oct 2021
The US, too, recognizes Chinese sovereignty over the island but has long courted Taipei in an attempt to unnerve Beijing. The latest statements from the Biden administration fly in the face of nearly four decades of American policy toward Taipei, in which America has adhered to “strategic ambiguity” when dealing with the island nation.
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Biodiversity of islands worldwide is in peril, scientists warn

Phys Dot Org 21 Oct 2021
"The Hawaiian Islands are among the world's most renowned for biodiversity ... The paper is authored by members of the board of the Society of Island Biology, a relatively new scientific society that has grown out of a series of conferences on different islands around the world, the first of which was hosted by UH Mānoa in 2014.
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Yamas! On the retsina trail on the Greek island of Skopelos

The Observer 20 Oct 2021
It’s early October and spike-armoured chestnuts scrunch beneath our feet as we hike through dense forest covering the spine of this lush Sporades island, just an hour’s ferry from Skiathos ... “One of Skopelos’s nicknames is ‘island of the plums’ because of this fruit which is grown here.
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Pride Has More Than One Meaning For Me. How About You?

Huffington Post 20 Oct 2021
Holding space with my community and witnessing our greatness, our influence, and our infectious smiles, fills me with pride – and since events moved back from the virtual to the physical, this feeling has grown all the stronger ... but also such rich histories on this island.
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Tourism Seychelles and Emirates Airlines host GCC media |19 October 2021

Nation 19 Oct 2021
As part of their latest partnership, Tourism Seychelles and Emirates Airlines organised a three-day trip from September 26 to 29, 2021, familiarising representatives of renowned GCC media houses with the beauty and attractions of the Seychelles Islands ... “Our relationship with Emirates Airlines has only grown stronger and more committed over time.
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