Winter comes to the ‘Burgh [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA)] – HispanicBusiness.com

Winter comes to the 'Burgh [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA)]
HispanicBusiness.com
This version of the sextet also will be heard on the annual Paul Winter Solstice concert, which is broadcast at various times on NPR. The program that will be heard this year is from the 2012 version of the yearly concert at the Cathedral of St. John

Mars Exploration Rovers Update: Opportunity Gets Back to the Past at Winter Site – The Planetary Society

Mars Exploration Rovers Update: Opportunity Gets Back to the Past at Winter Site
The Planetary Society
If all goes as planned, Opportunity will continue trekking south to hunker down in the clay mineral hunting grounds sometime in November for an extended scientific investigation during the depths of winter, maybe through the winter solstice which

Gustavus Honor Band To Celebrate 25 Years – Gustavus Adolphus College News (blog)


Gustavus Adolphus College News (blog)

Gustavus Honor Band To Celebrate 25 Years
Gustavus Adolphus College News (blog)
The following four selections will be presented by the Gustavus Wind Orchestra: Vaclav Nelhybel's “Symphonic Movement,” “Morning Alleluias for the Winter Solstice” by Ron Nelson, “Spoon River” by Percy Grainger, and finishing with “Overture to Colas 

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The Winter Solstice: Chanukah And The Darkest Point Of Light – Jewish Action

The Winter Solstice: Chanukah And The Darkest Point Of Light
Jewish Action
Everybody but the Maharal of Prague1 knows that the miracle of Chanukah has nothing to do with the winter solstice. Anthropologists perhaps will say that pagan celebration of the solstice is rooted in the elemental fear of the impending darkness, of a

Cheat Sheet: Fleener’s jazz hands; Kubiak’s collapse; Bisard jurors’ task; new … – Indianapolis Star

Cheat Sheet: Fleener's jazz hands; Kubiak's collapse; Bisard jurors' task; new
Indianapolis Star
Though we ARE still losing 4 minutes a day, says Paul Poteet; that won't stop until winter solstice in late December. After today's sunshine and breezes, we're likely to get soaked at mid-week, he says. (Check out the video attached with his story to

Cheat Sheet: Bisard jurors’ task; Colts’ comeback, Kubiak’s collapse; new … – Indianapolis Star

Cheat Sheet: Bisard jurors' task; Colts' comeback, Kubiak's collapse; new
Indianapolis Star
Though we ARE still losing 4 minutes a day, says Paul Poteet; that won't stop until winter solstice in late December. After today's sunshine and breezes, we're likely to get soaked at mid-week, he says. (Check out the video attached with his story to

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Unique catch on the treble for local angler David Wynne as Halloween heralds … – Leitrim Observer


Leitrim Observer

Unique catch on the treble for local angler David Wynne as Halloween heralds
Leitrim Observer
October 31 was reputedly the old Celtic New Years Eve, and our ancestors looked forward to the days lengthening again on the Winter solstice on December 21. So I would like to wish all readers a very happy Halloween. October 31, is also the last day of