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  June - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
June was marked in the nineteenth century as a month devoted the worship of Jesus Christ in Roman Catholic countries.
June in the Northern Hemisphere is the seasonal equivalent to December in the Southern Hemisphere and vice versa.
June's birthstone is the pearl, Alexandrite, or moonstone.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/June   (567 words)

  
 USFlag.org: A website dedicated to the Flag of the United States of America - The History Of Flag Day
BJ Cigrand, a schoolteacher, arranged for the pupils in the Fredonia, Wisconsin Public School, District 6, to observe June 14 (the 108th anniversary of the official adoption of The Stars and Stripes) as 'Flag Birthday'.
On June 14, 1889, George Balch, a kindergarten teacher in New York City, planned appropriate ceremonies for the children of his school, and his idea of observing Flag Day was later adopted by the State Board of Education of New York.
On June 14th, 1894, under the auspices of this association, the first general public school children's celebration of Flag Day in Chicago was held in Douglas, Garfield, Humboldt, Lincoln, and Washington Parks, with more than 300,000 children participating.
www.usflag.org /history/flagday.html   (525 words)

  
 June 14 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining.
This feat would be the inspiration for a clandestine group that would seek to continue undermining Trujillo's power and would be called "Movimiento Catorce de Junio" (14th of June Movement).
June 13 - June 15 - May 14 - July 14 – listing of all days
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/June_14   (1496 words)

  
 June 14
It was hoisted in Sonoma on June 14, 1846, after a Mexican garrison was defeated by 33 revolutionaries.
On June 14th the Argentine garrison in Port Stanley is defeated.
It is near the mountains, in the wonderful meadows at the head of the Loisach— a white, tiny village, with a great church, white-washed outside, with a white minaret and a fl small bulb— half renaissance, half moorish— brought back from the Turkish wars, a reminiscence— but inside, baroque, gilded, pictures, gaudy, wild, savagely religious.
www.wisdomportal.com /Dates/June14.html   (12764 words)

  
 What's on this weekend ?  -  June 13/14/15
June 14 - (NSW) - Eastern Creek Raceway: Motorcycle only private practice, restricted to MA Snr National licence holders and one event day licences only.
June 15 - (QLD) - Round 2 of the Southern Downs Supermotard Challenge, Carnell Raceway, Stanthorpe on the 15th June.
June 15 - (WA) - WA Pony Express Series, with round one of the three round series being staged at Cervantes.
www.mcnews.com.au /Events/2003/June15.htm   (409 words)

  
 Flag Day June 14
On June 14, 1777, John Adams introduced a resolution before the Continental Congress to adopt the stars and stripes design of the American flag.
The governor of New York directed that on June 14 the Flag be displayed on all public buildings.
On June 14th, 1894, under the guidance of The American Flag Day Association, the first general public school children's celebration of Flag Day in Chicago was held in Douglas, Garfield, Humboldt, Lincoln, and Washington Parks, with more than 300,000 children participating.
students.resa.net /stoutcomputerclass/FlagDayJune14.htm   (398 words)

  
 Flood Summary June 14-20, 1965
The storms on June 14-15 occurred in the Greeley-Sterling area, in the Bijou Creek basin southwest of Deer Trail, and in the Colorado Springs area.
Flooding began on June 14 in the Fountain Creek basin near Colorado Springs causing heavy damage to roads and bridges.
Outstanding floods occurred on June 17 on the south-bank tributaries of the Arkansas.
www.assessment.ucar.edu /flood/flood_summaries/06_14_1965.html   (2243 words)

  
 BaseballAmerica.com: Prospects: Daily Dish: June 14
The 19-year-old has turned it around in June, and he continued it last night by allowing three unearned runs over seven innings while striking out six and walking one.
He took the loss as Greensboro fell to Asheville and is now 0-2 in June, but he has a 1.53 ERA with 18 walks and five strikeouts in 18 innings.
The 16th overall pick last June out of Palm Beach Gardens (Fla.) High, Volstad is now 5-6, 3.87 and leads the SAL with 86 innings pitched.
www.baseballamerica.com /today/prospects/news/261713.html   (1223 words)

  
 Thursday, June 14, 2001
June 12, 2001: A U.S. Air Force F-16 pilot was killed when his plane crashed into a rice paddy about 40 miles southeast of Kunsan Air Base on South Korea’s west coast.
June 23, 2000: A U.S. pilot parachuted to safety before his F-16 crashed in Northern Alberta.
June 18, 2000: An F-16 crashed in the southern Arizona desert during an air-to-air combat training exercise, about 14 miles southwest of Sells, Ariz., and east of the Barry M. Goldwater Range.
ww2.pstripes.osd.mil /01/jun01/ed061401a.html   (791 words)

  
 Today in History: June 14
On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress approved the design of a national flag.
Since 1916, when President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation declaring June 14 Flag Day, Americans have commemorated the adoption of the Stars and Stripes by celebrating June 14 as Flag Day.
Just three years later, on June 14, 1943, the Supreme Court reconsidered its earlier decision, holding that the right of free speech guaranteed by the First Amendment denies the government the authority to compel individuals to salute the American flag or to recite the pledge of allegiance.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/jun14.html   (760 words)

  
 June 14 - BR Bullpen
Barry Raziano was the winner in two innings of relief and Luis Tiant took the loss in 14 1/3 innings, after Denny Doyle doubled home Mickey Rivers with the winning run.
With all 14 interleague games - and one National League game - taking place in NL parks, a designated hitter was not used in a full slate of major league games for the first time since 1972.
Visiting pitchers will have plenty of opportunities to swing the bat as there is not a home game scheduled in American League parks for the 10 consecutive days.
www.baseball-reference.com /bullpen/June_14   (821 words)

  
 Mars opposition, June 14, 2001
By mid June it is 12 handspans above the eastern horizon and by the end of June it is almost directly overhead.
On the 21st and 22nd of June, Mars will be a quarter of a fingerwidth from the dim star 36 Ophiuchi, and on the 15th of August Mars will pass within half a fingerwidth of 36 Ophiuchi again.
So June is an excellent time to dust off that old telescope lying around in the garage, or to beg a view from a friend or neighbour with a telescope.
home.mira.net /~reynella/skywatch/mars2001.htm   (1479 words)

  
 NucNews - June 14, 2000
However, the shareholders will reconvene on June 20, 2000 in order to vote again on this measure, as the two thirds vote of all issued shares required by the District of Columbia incorporation laws was not met.
The shareholders voted to reconvene on June 20, 2000 in an effort to gather the two thirds vote necessary to pass management's proposal to increase the number of authorized shares of common stock from 50,000,000 to 100,000,000 shares and to increase the number of authorized shares of preferred stock from 1,000,000 to 5,000,000 shares.
According to sources, in a letter to the General Manager of MSIL on June 3, the company stated that the cargo of tritium activated zinc sulphide must not be disposed of as ordinary waste, but should be treated as nuclear radioactive waste.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2000nn/0006nn/000614nn.htm   (20365 words)

  
 The Oil Drum | DrumBeat: June 14, 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
June will be the last month of the side-by-side comparisons.
The better question to ask is 'what is the best vehicle in class?' or 'what is the best vehicle that meets my usage requirements?' If his needs are that of an SUV type of vehicle then the Lexus is a good choice.
I listened to the interview with Art Spinella (he invented "dust-to dust") on theWatt.com, and in my opinion, a big error in his reasoning was including the RandD costs in the equation.
www.theoildrum.com /story/2006/6/14/93057/6889   (11245 words)

  
 LID: Borough Politics June 14, 2004
Given that it's been four years since his "mistake" (Green sought and received reimbursement for travel expenses he never incurred, pleaded guilty in February and was fined $2,000), it's obvious there was more to his resignation than he was letting on.
Sloan is the author of "The Slave Children of Thomas Jefferson" and calls himself "the world's expert on this subject." "Isabelle Jefferson is almost without doubt a descendant of one of the slaves of Thomas Jefferson or is married to one," Sloan e-mailed us.
At the June 3 Lambda Independent Democrats endorsement meeting, Rep. Anthony Weiner recalled the same meeting in 1998 when his opponent, then-Councilman Noach Dear, had someone in the audience recording Weiner voicing his support for gay marriage.
www.lidbrooklyn.org /bp061404.htm   (1985 words)

  
 2006 June 14   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
June 14th, 2006, by Tim Finin, posted in GENERAL, Semantic Web
Professor Jim Hendler is leaving the University of Maryland to join Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute beginning in January 2007.
You are currently browsing the UMBC eBiquity weblog archives for the day Wednesday, June 14th, 2006.
ebiquity.umbc.edu /blogger/2006/06/14   (205 words)

  
 Crop Watch, June 14, 2002:

As the larvae enter the whorl to feed on the developing tissue, the feeding scars (shot-holes) appear as the leaves emerge from the whorl.
It has generally been observed that adequate fertility is even more valuable in crop-stressed years because it helps in the development of the root system.
Annual University of Nebraska wheat plot tours are set to begin Monday, June 17, at 9:30 a.m., in Scotts Bluff County.
cropwatch.unl.edu /archives/2002/crop02-13.htm   (6015 words)

  
 Think Progress » ThinkFast PM: June 14, 2006
The new Specter proposal also provides that the controlling principle in FISA is that all provisions must be consistent with Bush’s inherent constitutional presidential authority.
BAGHDAD, June 14 - Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki on Wednesday proposed a limited amnesty to help end the Sunni Arab insurgency as part of a national reconciliation plan that Maliki said would be released within days.
Her law degree suggests to me that she is either too lazy (or, in her anorexic case - too malnourished) to do the work, delusional (from lack of eating), or just immoral and arrogant enough to think she could make a buck off someone else’s words (how very neocon of her).
thinkprogress.org /2006/06/14/thinkfast-pm-june-14-2006   (3879 words)

  
 The Broad & Pattison Weekly Review, June 14, 2001
June 14-- Early in the season, Larry Bowa got a lot of credit for doing whatever it took to win games.
So far for June, he's 4 for 37 (.108) with only 2 extra base hits.
Considering his recent history, he's more likely to repeat his June performance than his April play.
www.broadandpattison.com /archive/bnp611.html   (800 words)

  
 Minutes of the June 14, 2001 NHLBAC meeting
The first is entitled "Clinical Research Consortium to Improve Resuscitation Outcomes." This program concept was based on recommendations from the Post-Resuscitation and Initial Utility in Life Saving Efforts (PULSE) workshop, held in response to the grave public health consequences of poor cardiopulmonary and trauma resuscitation efforts in clinical practice.
One of the major recommendations of the participants was to establish a consortium of centers to conduct clinical studies and to expedite translation of promising strategies to the clinical setting.
Gail Weinmann from the Lung Division described the initiative entitled "Centers for Reducing Asthma Disparities." Asthma is a serious chronic condition affecting over 14 million Americans, but the prevalence rates are higher in certain populations (e.g., 10 percent in inner-cities and 30 percent among the homeless vs. 5 percent in a general population of whites).
www.nhlbi.nih.gov /meetings/nhlbac/june01min.htm   (11916 words)

  
 CNN.com - Doctor liable for not giving enough pain medicine - June 14, 2001
Bergman had been admitted to the hospital for treatment of stress fractures in his back, but doctors later discovered he had lung cancer.
In their suit, plaintiffs Robert Bergman, Beverly Bergman, and Alice Edlinger alleged Chin was reckless in not prescribing sufficient medication to ease their father's suffering.
The plaintiffs also asked the judge to issue an injunction requiring Chin to attend pain management training, a matter still to be determined.
archives.cnn.com /2001/LAW/06/13/elderabuse.lawsuit/index.html   (605 words)

  
 WTC Environmental Monitoring: June 14, 2002
EPA is now focused on providing local residents the assurance that their homes have been cleaned properly.
All samples showed results less than 70 structures per square millimeter, which is the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) standard for allowing children to re-enter school buildings after asbestos removal activities.
Air Sampling for Asbestos - A total of 31 samples were collected on June 7 and June 8.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha061402.htm   (505 words)

  
 JUNE 14
Amber Miller, Director of Planning and Economic Development introduced Brian Kratcha who is the new GIS Coordinator for the City of Marshfield.
Next meeting is scheduled for June 27, 2005 at 5:00 p.m.
Correction to the minutes to reflect that Alderperson Nelson was not present during the closed session.
ci.marshfield.wi.us /minutes/Current/050614.htm   (5868 words)

  
 The Education Innovator--June 14, 2004
PDF (209K) has released an independent study that demonstrates Teach For America's effectiveness in the classroom.
Following on the success of such schools as the Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP) Academy in the Bronx, NY, KIPP seeks to establish one of the first charter schools in Washington State.
To read the publication, on or after June 15, please visit Successful Charter Schools.
www.ed.gov /news/newsletters/innovator/2004/0614.html   (1368 words)

  
 NIH: IC Directors' Meeting Highlights June 14, 2001
Kirschstein opened the meeting by asking that e-mails which the IC Directors receive regarding mifepristone be forwarded to the Exec Sec1 mailbox.
She stressed that this is an excellent opportunity to show the Secretary how science is conducted.
The agenda for the June 25 Budget Retreat will include FARB recommendations for Fys 02 and 03; scientific discussions by Drs.
www.nih.gov /icd/od/foia/icdirminutes/icdir061401.htm   (677 words)

  
 Musical Calendar for June 14
He landed a recording contract, and during the 1920s and early '30s he had one hit after another.
"June Night" sold 3.2 million records, and "Sleepy Time Gal" over one million.
The song "Toot, Toot, Tootsie", though now associated with Al Jolson, was introduced and was a hit for Ukulele Ike.
nfo.net /calendar/jun14.htm   (1235 words)

  
 Happy Flag Day! June 14, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I was born on June 14, 1777, in Philadelphia.
My thirteen stripes alternating red and white, with a union of thirteen white stars in a field of blue, represented a new constellation, a new nation dedicated to the personal and religious liberty of mankind.
June 14 is set aside to honor my birth.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/929062/posts   (5774 words)

  
 Think Progress » ThinkFast AM: June 14, 2006
Part of President Bush’s PR offensive on Iraq yesterday was the announcement that 70,000 American and Iraqi troops would launch “a large-scale security sweep in Baghdad.” But an Iraqi major general acknowledged to the Washington Post that the plan “does not involve an increase in troops in the city.”
Once a person or a government commits crimes and gets away with it…it is too tempting for most to just stop their actions because someone asks them to.
Also, Federal Judges pay is linked to the pay of Congress, so for the Fed Courts to rule that COLAs are not the same as a pay raise, is a bit of a conflict of interest, too, as they benefit financially from that ruling.
thinkprogress.org /2006/06/14/thinkfast-am-june-14-2006   (4706 words)

  
 Ballot Access News » Blog Archive » Pennsylvania Bill to be Introduced June 14
Pennsylvania Representative Paul Clymer expects to introduce a bill on June 14, which would retain the existing number of signatures needed for minor party and independent candidates, but cap the statewide total at 45,000.
The state’s briefs are due on June 15 in the pending ballot access case in the 3rd circuit, Rogers v Cortes.
Subscriptions are $14 for 12 issues a year ($18 foreign).
www.ballot-access.org /2006/06/12/pennsylvania-bill-to-be-introduced-june-14   (854 words)

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