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  March 16 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
March 16 is the 75th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (76th in Leap years).
1792 - King Gustav III of Sweden is shot; he dies on March 29.
1812 - Battle of Badajoz (March 16 - April 6) - British and Portuguese forces besiege and defeat French garrison during Peninsular War.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/March_16   (1918 words)

  
 March 2003 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Peace march: Estimates of between 125,000 and 250,000 people march for peace in New York City.
The march was organized by the group United for Peace and Justice.
The Nikkei benchmark hit a 20-year low record as war in Iraq appears closer, alleged stock manipulation by Nikko Salomon Smith Barney came to light, North Korea is preparing to test fire a mid-range missile, and a new political scandal in the party of Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi came to light.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/March_2003   (4040 words)

  
 March 16 - 20   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Hazel M. Clark was born March 2, 1924, in rural Chula, in Livingston County, Mo., the daughter of George and Josie (Transue) Cobberly.
Marcia was born March 15, 1971, daughter of the late Reuben Svendsen (deceased Dec. 24, 1989) and Vernice Svendsen of Lawler, Iowa.
On March 12, 1949, she was married to Gilbert Wayne Peterson at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Forest City.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/2002/mar4.htm   (8360 words)

  
 Today in History: March 16
On March 16, 1802, Congress approved legislation establishing the United States Military Academy at West Point, one of the oldest military service academies in the world.
Madison was, in effect, the First Lady from about March 4, 1801, the outset of Jefferson's first term, until March 4, 1817, the end of her husband's presidency.
On March 4, 1809 Madison took the oath of office as fourth president of the United States.
lcweb2.loc.gov /ammem/today/mar16.html   (2052 words)

  
 Local Obituaries - March 10-16, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Aguinaga was born March 23, 1916, in Howard, to Melinda (Wilson) and Solomon Baughman.
March 10, 2001, in Swisher-Taylor and Morris Chapel.
March 9, 2001, in Swisher-Taylor and Morris Chapel.
www.winfieldcourier.com /obit/o010316.html   (3917 words)

  
 Casper -- Wednesday, March 16
March 6 and 13 in Stage III Community Theatre, 900 N. Center St. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for students and senior citizens and are available at Grant Street Grocery, Metro Coffee Co. and Western Grill; or at the door.
March 20 at CCT in the Commissary Mall, 138 S. Kimball St. Tickets are $3 for children ages 12 and under and $5 for adults and are available in advance at T-Rose Stamps Etc. at Beverly Shopping Center; or at the door.
March 26, 7-10 p.m., Central Wyoming Senior Center, 1831 E. Fourth St. Admission to the dance is $3.
www.casperstartribune.net /articles/2005/03/16/news/community/091a7af25c7911a687256fc5003dc69b.txt   (3668 words)

  
 Cover story: Reports of abuse
The council is made up of delegates from three bodies: the Union of Superiors General, an association of men’s religious communities based in Rome, the International Union of Superiors General, a comparable group for women, and the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life, the Vatican office that oversees religious life.
In March 1994, a month after O’Donohue wrote her report, Vitillo spoke about the problem to a theological study group at Boston College.
McDonald wrote in her 1998 report that in March of that year she had spoken to the standing committee of the Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar, the consortium of African bishops’ conferences, on the problem of sexual abuse of sisters.
www.natcath.com /NCR_Online/archives/031601/031601a.htm   (3704 words)

  
 March 16 - 20   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
She was united in marriage with Larry Benson on Nov. 16, 1973, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Ventura.
Herman was born March 1, 1921, in Titonka.
Opal A. Wood was born March 25, 1907, in rural Rudd, daughter of Lewis B. and Anna B. (Strawn) Kress.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/1998/mar4.htm   (6016 words)

  
 Israeli Massacre of Palestinians March 6-16, 2002
Talmud) in Nablus stated, "The blood of the Jewish people is loved by the Lord; it is therefore redder and their life is preferable." This is the U.S. media's position too.
March 13, 2002: Israeli Nazis seize an elderly Palestinian man during a raid on the Ramallah ghetto.
Palestinians carry the body of Mohamed Dana (above), 26, who was shot to death in Hebron, March 16, 2002, one of dozens of unarmed Palestinian civilians murdered in cold blood when 20,000 Israeli troops invaded Palestinian refugee camps and ghettos.
www.revisionisthistory.org /palestine51.html   (596 words)

  
 March 16, 2004
Board of Education Budget Transfers:  During its March 9, 2004 meeting, the Board approved the following transfers for the month of March and is requesting Council’s approval of the transfer of funds between major categories, in the amount of $3,948.
Salisbury Fire Department, Station 16:  During the previous Council meeting, a question was posed as to who was actually requesting Capital Incentive Sinking Funds.
Petersen reported that while the word “volunteer” does not appear in the legal name, it was the volunteer firemen at Station 16 who initiated the request for $79,684.0.
www.wicomicocounty.org /council/minutes/031604.htm   (2281 words)

  
 FactCheck.org Did Kerry Vote "No" on Body Armor for Troops?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On March 18 the Bush campaign updated their ad to include footage of Kerry saying "I actually did vote for the $87 billion before I voted against it." Kerry had co-sponsored an amendment, which was defeated, to pay for the measure by rolling back some of Bush's tax cuts.
In a telephone conference call with reporters March 16, a Bush aide said Kerry is living in a "parallel universe," criticizing the President for failing to provide enough body armor while voting against a bill to provide money to buy more.
On March 18 the Bush campaign released a new version of the ad and said they would run it nationally on network cable television, as well as in West Virginia.
www.factcheck.org /article.aspx?docid=155   (1106 words)

  
 WDNR - DNR Outdoor Report - March 16, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The trout opener north of Highway 2 on the Bois Brule is March 27.
Anglers are reminded that their ice shanty's are to be removed from their favorite inland icefishing spot after March 15 if it is located north of Hwy.
As of March 15, all ice shelters had to be removed from the ice on a daily basis.
www.dnr.state.wi.us /org/caer/ce/news/or/2004/or040316.htm   (4428 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Wednesday, March 16   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Orange II went around the world in 50 days, 16 hours, 20 minutes and 4 seconds, breaking the record held by Steve Fossett.
Brand has been on the offensive, telling Knight Ridder's Washington bureau that the process "smacks of the House Un-American Activities Committee in the 1950s." He also tellsSan Jose Mercury News writer Elliott Almond, who has covered his share of drug scandals in sports, that baseball is "the favorite whipping boy." — Beau Dure, 12:37 p.m.
March sadness: Rocky Mountain News columnist Randy Holtz brings a dose of reality to the prediction process: "Never have I picked all the Final Four teams correctly.
www.usatoday.com /sports/2005-03-16-march-blogness_x.htm   (2471 words)

  
 BBC News | e-cyclopedia | Ides of March: Why worrry?
In the complicated world of the Roman calender, there were 45 public festivals (not bad compared to the UK's eight bank holidays), as well as the ides of each month, days which were sacred to Jupiter.
The ides of March, however, is one day that continues to appeal, marked because that was the date that Julius Caesar was assassinated in the senate, in 44BC.
One significant historical event that fell on the ides of March is, perhaps, worth noting.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/special_report/1999/02/99/e-cyclopedia/296942.stm   (408 words)

  
 *Ø*  Wilson's Almanac free daily ezine | Book of Days | March 16 | Liberalia Liber god Rome St Urho grasshopper ...
In the morning, till eleven or twelve, she is dull and weary, but as the day advances she gains life, and is quite 'fresh and funny' at ten p.m., and sings old rhymes, nay, even dances.
Adorned with garlands of ivy, priests and old priestesses carried wine, honey, cakes and sweets through the city, together with an altar in the middle of which was a small fire-pan in which sacrifices were sometimes burnt.
March 17 off in honour of St Patrick, and it was he who invented St Urho.
www.wilsonsalmanac.com /book/mar16.html   (2979 words)

  
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Chetia and his two associates were guilty of possessing foreign currencies of 16 countries without valid travel documents, the mass-circulation `Janakantha' daily quoting police sources said.
The fraud was detected on March 4 when the Treasury Officer found his signatures on the bills were forged and lodged a complaint with the Chandmari police in Guwahati.
Hitler was arrested by the Army on March 12 for his alleged connections with ULFA militants.
www.cs.uccs.edu /~kalita/assam/news/1998/1998-03-16.html   (1277 words)

  
 TRICARE, Military Health System - Thursday, March 16, 2006
March 15, 2006 -- U.S. Rep. Chet Edwards, D-Waco, is part of a campaign seeking to stop the military from hiking health care fees on retired soldiers and officers for the first time in a dozen years.
March 7, 2006 -- Taking care of the health needs of those who serve their country today and who have served in the past has always been a priority for the Department of Defense and TRICARE Management Activity, the agency charged with this important responsibility.
March 2, 2006 -- U.S. military medics and corpsmen on the front lines with troops in Iraq and Afghanistan have confidence in their abilities.
tricare.osd.mil   (469 words)

  
 March 16, 2004
Charmell Slaughter was hired in March 2003 to assist schools in the recruitment and retention of students in the TechREACH Program.
Her paper is an empirical study on the environment that Baby Boomers grew up in and how that has affected their purchasing patterns today.
Everett says, “Silent paint becomes a reflection of the restlessness of thought and body in a perpetually fast-moving daily life.” He captures the overwhelming nature of living with too much stuff, too much information, noise, motion and repetition and the time and attention it all requires.
intranet.shoreline.edu /intranetnews/Archives2004/March162004.htm   (5369 words)

  
 16 March: This Date in History
On 16 March 2004, 219 of the injured survivors remain hospitalized.
On 29 March 1971, Calley was found guilty of the premeditated murder of at least twenty-two Vietnamese civilians and sentenced to life imprisonment.
On 16 March, with a US Navy military government established, Iwo Jima was declared secured and the fighting over.
www.safran-arts.com /42day/history/h4mar/h4mar16.html   (11561 words)

  
 March 16 - 20   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Earl was born March 15, 1934, in Mason City, the son of Glen and Marjorie (Hudson) Calvert.
In March of 1958, Mary Agnes and Art moved back to the farm in Iowa, where they made their home and raised their children.
Raymond Ernest Bolson was born on March 17, 1926, to Stephen and E. Rebecca (Lovstuen) Bolson in Decorah.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/2004/mar4.htm   (9509 words)

  
 NucNews - March 16, 2000
The use of the Long March with a military payload shows that China uses its space launchers for both civilian and military purposes, and that improvements to the launchers would have consequences for U.S. national security.
TOKYO, March 16 (Thursday)-The U.S. and Japanese governments agreed today to settle a burning dispute over a commercial incinerator that has been spewing smoke and toxic fumes over a U.S. Navy base in Japan, a senior U.S. defense official said.
On March 12, 2000, the last cylinder containing a residual amount of HEU was cleaned at the plant.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2000nn/0003nn/000316nn.htm   (20423 words)

  
 March 16, 2005
Frenchman Bruno Peyron and his crew of the 120-ft maxi cat Orange II have completed their around the world trip in 50 days and 16 hours, which means they averaged an astounding 22.2 knots for nearly two months.
Imagine Caltrans opening a new freeway before they put in a center divider or lane stripes and you get some idea of what the Big Daddy Pursuit Race was like last Sunday.
Also performing large were the members - 16 of them - from North Flathead Lake YC in Montana.
www.latitude38.com /LectronicLat/2005/0305/Mar16/Mar16.html   (1006 words)

  
 eBay - march 16, Magazine Back Issues, Comics items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
More listings will begin Thursday night March 16, 2006
RARE Colliers March 16 1956 ACTORS STUDIO MARLON BRANDO
MARCH BROWN #16 DRY 1 DOZEN FREE SHIPPING DRY FLY
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=march+16&newu=1&krd=1   (471 words)

  
 Saint Patrick's Church: Saints of March 16
Born in Worms, Germany; died in Cologne on March 16, 1022.
They were working among the Hurons when they met their deaths at the hands of the Iroquois, the mortal enemies of the Hurons.
At Malaga, Spain, a feast is kept on March 16 for Saint Patrick, a native and bishop of that city, who, according to the local tradition, fled to Auvergne, and died there c.
www.saintpatrickdc.org /ss/0316.htm   (2042 words)

  
 March 16, 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
LINCOLNTON — Mary George Turner, 91, of Heath House, formerly of Carolina Mill Circle, died March 15, 2002.
She was born Dec. 10, 1910, in Catawba County, daughter of the late Moten and Gertie Sain Williams.
She was a native of Cherokee County, daughter of the late Edwin and Carrie Passmore Welch.
www.gazettearchives.com /obits2002/_disc4/00000355.htm   (1075 words)

  
 Talking Points Memo: by Joshua Micah Marshall: March 16, 2003 - March 22, 2003 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
March 16, 2003 - March 22, 2003
The sources said that Barzan was summoned to one of Saddam's headquarters on 5 March, along with his brother Watban, the former interior minister whom Uday Saddam Husayn shot in the leg in August 1995.
Jordanian sources said he was seen leaving Amman for Geneva on board a Jordanian passenger plane on Friday, 7 March.
www.talkingpointsmemo.com /archives/week_2003_03_16.php   (7117 words)

  
 Moblog: March 16, 2004
Posted on March 16, 2004 at 10:16 AM
Posted on March 16, 2004 at 10:13 AM
Posted on March 16, 2004 at 10:12 AM
sxsw.blogs.com /moblog/2004/03/16   (214 words)

  
 HDTU - March 16, 2005
While not designed to display HD images, the SDTV sets will offer DVD-quality pictures from terrestrial broadcasts and are ideal for receiving multiple additional streams of standard-definition programming when transmitted by a local broadcaster, he told lawmakers.
More than 16 million DTV units have been sold since digital television’s introduction, according to CEA President and CEO Gary Shapiro.
Editing is done at Chainsaw in Santa Monica, CA, where the off-line is done on the Avid Media Composer and the on-line is done with the Avid DS.
broadcastengineering.com /newsletters/hd_tech/20050316/index.html   (3691 words)

  
 PaidContent.org: March 16, 2005 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
IAC acquired ZeroDegrees in March 2004 for an undisclosed sum.
Well, hard to tell, but 165 million registered users are hard to ignore...and to entice users, it will allow users to pull content from the site's discussion groups, online photo albums and review section to plug into their own blogs.
The new service, called Yahoo 360, is to be launched in beta on March 29, and is by invite only (borrowing a page from Google's Gmail).
www.paidcontent.org /pc/arch/2005_03_16.shtml#012737   (1855 words)

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