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  Why War? Keywords: Northern League   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Albany Northern League for the minor football league in England covering the north-east of the country.
Northern Premier League (UniBond League) for the football league in England which acts as a feeder to the Nationwide Conference.
Northern Cricket League for the cricket league in England
www.why-war.com /encyclopedia/organizations/northern_league   (163 words)

  
 Northern Premier League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Northern Premier League, known in recent years as the UniBond League under a title sponsorship contract, is one of the three regional English football leagues whose champions are promoted to the Football Conference, currently called the Nationwide Conference.
This was due to the league's belated admission of Barrow A.F.C. for the 1999-2000 season following a bitter dispute between the league, Barrow and the Football Association.
However, Barrow was elected to the league a month after the season commenced when the Football Association threatened severe sanctions against the league, which would have included the expulsion of its clubs from the FA Cup and FA Trophy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Northern_Premier_League   (561 words)

  
 Northern League (Italy) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Northern League (Italian: Lega Nord) is an Italian political party that advocates autonomy for a part of Northern Italy they call Padania (see the article for usage of the name).
The Northern League is a merger of the various regional movements (often named "league"), including the Lombard League (Lega lombarda) and the League of Venice (Liga veneta).
The league's culture is a mix of mistrust of southern Italians and especially of Roman authorities, often bordering on racism, xenophobia, elements of Reaganomics, independentism, hate for Italy and especially its flag, and claims of a Celtic heritage.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lega_Nord   (1259 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Northern League   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Northern League (ice hockey) which existed in the late 1970s and early 1980s in Britain.
The Northern League (currently sponsored by the Albany Uninsured Loss Recovery Service and known as the Albany Northern League) is a football league in North East England for semi-professional and amateur teams.
The Northern League is a neo-Nazi organization most active in Britain in the latter half of the 20th century.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Northern-League   (509 words)

  
 Northern League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Northern League (baseball) for minor league baseball in the United States and Canada
Northern League (New Zealand) for the association football league covering the northern part of the North Island, New Zealand
Northern League (neo-Nazi) eugenics group active in Britain in the mid-20th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Northern_League   (166 words)

  
 Bossi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The league was viewed as a simple-minded protest movement that was succeeding only because it criticized the government at a time when the public was becoming wary of the corruption of the traditional parties.
In the regional elections of May, 1990, the Northern League obtained 1,200,000 votes in Lombardy (18.9 percent of the electorate), surpassing the communist PCI and the socialist PSI to become the second most popular party behind the Christian Democrats.
The League's spectacular rise was halted by the fact that it essentially was primarily interested in supporting the wishes of the north.
www.uwgb.edu /galta/333/BIOS98/BOSSI.HTM   (1080 words)

  
 Baseball America: Three Teams Withdraw From Northern League
Their new league will be open to the idea of interleague play, cooperating in marketing and sales, and potentially having playoffs between leagues to determine an overall champion.
Stone said the Northern League will prepare three different 2006 schedules: an eight-team schedule, with one current team going dark for a year while awaiting further expansion to ease travel concerns; a schedule for the remaining nine teams; and a 10-team schedule with one expansion club.
The Northern League used more air travel last year with the addition of Edmonton and Calgary, and Goldklang said the new league would also be open to that idea if it allows the league to get into better markets.
www.baseballamerica.com /today/news/051001indyshakeup.html   (1261 words)

  
 Northern League   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The owners of Northern League clubs are genuine in extending the departing members best wishes as they pursue their next endeavors.
The member clubs of the Northern League are united in their optimism regarding the League’s future and they look forward to the continued the growth and prosperity of the League.
Northern League fans can expect the same high quality of play during the 2006 Championship Season that they have enjoyed in the past.
www.northernleague.com /news/?id=2798   (186 words)

  
 Independent Baseball Page
The Northern League and Northeast League have merged in 1999.
The league decided to expand into Pueblo, CO and Laredo, TX but the franchises never developed a fan base and were shut down in the middle of the 1995 season.
The Heartland league was formed in 1996 with Lafayette and Anderson as the league nucleus and they were joined by Will County, IL and Dubois County, IN.
www.angelfire.com /ak/indybaseball   (2154 words)

  
 BBC News | EUROPE | Bossi focuses immigration fears
The League's campaign pledges include setting immigration quotas for each of Italy's 20 regions and measures to ensure that only immigrants with work permits would be allowed into the country.
Peter Semler, a freelance journalist investigating the Northern League is amazed at the makeover the party has undergone in recent years.
If he wins by a large majority then the League will be less important and may even fade away altogether, but if his lead is narrower, then he will have to rely on the support of the League to survive in government.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/europe/1321804.stm   (705 words)

  
 Waukesha eyed as potential site for Northern League team
The Northern League, an independent professional baseball organization, is expressing interest in expanding its league in Waukesha and considering a stadium in Frame Park.
Grall said initial talks with the Northern League have shown the league believes the intimate location of the stadium would work toward the city's advantage, given its adjacency to downtown, and that the parking situation is one that may be easily remedied with the new transit center parking ramp and ample nearby parking lots.
Grall said the Northern League will be making a formal presentation to the park and recreation board Monday, which would be the second such presentation from an interested baseball club.
www.gmtoday.com /news/local_stories/2004/October_04/10222004_04.asp   (754 words)

  
 NORTHERN LEAGUE (BASEBALL) FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Northern League is an Independent minor_league_baseball league which operates in the Midwestern United_States and the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Alberta.
The league expanded from six to eight teams with the addition of franchises of the Fargo-Moorhead_RedHawks (Fargo,_North_Dakota) and Madison_Black_Wolf (Madison,_Wisconsin).
When the four-year agreement ended at the conclusion of the 2002 season the relationship was ended the Northeast League was reestablished as a separate league (which later refomred as the Can-Am_League).
www.brolgas.com /Northern_League_(baseball)   (676 words)

  
 Northern League (football)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Northern League (currently sponsored by the Albany Uninsured Loss Recovery Service and known as the Albany NorthernLeague) is a football league in North East England for semi-professional and amateur teams.
Having beenfounded in 1889, the Northern League is the oldest surviving league after The Football League.
The Northern League ran as one of three major amateur competitions (with the Isthmian League and the Southern League) in tandem with the (professional) Football League until the professional gamewas broadened in the 1950s.
www.therfcc.org /northern-league-football--125618.html   (169 words)

  
 Northern League Sports Links - RealSportsNetwork.com
Northern League Forum - A message board to discuss news, games, players, and transfers.
Northern League "The devil's agents may be of flesh and blood, may they not?" (Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Hound of the Baskervilles) "Friendship is born at the moment when one person says to another, 'What?!
Northern League blah "You can lead a man to Congress, but you can't make him think." (Milton Berle) Marriage: A ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady and around the hands and feet of the man. All women are born evil.
www.realsportsnetwork.com /Soccer_UEFA_England_Non-League_Northern_League.html   (1663 words)

  
 Edmonton Cracker Cats Baseball Club, Northern League Baseball
The Northern League first team position players are catcher Kelley Gulledge of the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks, shortstop Chad Ehrnsberger, who split the season between the St. Paul Saints and Joliet JackHammers, and Lincoln Saltdogs outfielder Bryan Warner, the 2005 Northern League Player of the Year.
The Northern League occupies two of four starting pitcher selections: RHP Brandon Culp, the NL Pitcher of the Year from the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks and RHP Greg Bicknell of the Kansas City T-Bones.
Northern Leaguers named to Baseball America’s second team are third baseman Carlos Duncan of the Calgary Vipers, outfielder Cory Harris of the Lincoln Saltdogs, and LH starter Joe Sergent of the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks.
www.crackercats.ca   (536 words)

  
 BallParkWatch - Northern League
The league was very unstable at that time: the Little Falls franchise never got off the ground, which meant that the other members of the league were forced to play with season with gaps in their schedules.
The Class C Northern League in 1938 brought stability to professional baseball in the Upper Midwest with six teams: Duluth Dukes, Eau Claire Bears, Fargo-Moorhead Twins, Grand Forks Chiefs, Superior Blues, and Winnipeg Goldeyes.
By 1946, the United States was in the midst of a post-war optimism, and the Northern League reflected that optimism by expanding by two teams: the Aberdeen (S.D.) Pheasants and the St. Cloud Rox.
www.ballparkwatch.com /leagues/northern_league.htm   (986 words)

  
 Northern League Notes
NORTHERN LEAGUE ANNOUNCES SALE OF CALGARY TEAM TO JEFFREY E. The Northern League of Professional Baseball announced Friday the sale of its expansion team in Calgary, Alberta to Jeffrey E. Gidney.
After a two year hiatus (I count the CBL's Outlaws as semi-professional, and the WMBL Dawgs are of course not professionals) the Northern League is coming to town.
Although the Northern League is not affiliated with the major leagues, and thus player costs are not subsudised, it costs less to run a Northern League team than a Pacific Coast League team.
www.geocities.com /Colosseum/9113/northern.htm   (1375 words)

  
 Northern League Welcome page
The Northern League is the second oldest football league in the world.
Following the FA's restructure of the non league pyramid in 2004, the Northern League is at step 5/6 of the National League System.
Brooks Mileson, owner of the Albany Group and current sponsors of the League, announced that not only would the League be sponsored for the rest of his life, but throughout his sons' lives by way of a trust.
www.turnhome.demon.co.uk /new_web/nlwel.html   (407 words)

  
 Northern League Baseball Helps to Save Lives
Chosen as the official charity of Northern League baseball's 2000 season, the initiative began when franchise owner Jonathan Fleisig brought the idea to the Northern League.
The Northern League has been part of the sports scene in the upper mid-west for much of the 20th century.
The league is generally acknowledged as the pre-eminent and most respected professional baseball league in the United States and Canada.
www.themarrowfoundation.org /EVENTS/2000/baseball.html   (951 words)

  
 Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks baseball
RedHawks skipper Doug Simunic has been named the Northern League Manager of the Year, RHP Brandon Culp is the Northern League Pitcher of the Year and the ballclub was named the Northern League Organization of the Year in voting announced today by the league office.
Simunic is in his tenth season with the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks and 13th overall in the Northern League.
Culp was named Northern League Pitcher of the Year in a vote of the league’s field managers, radio announcers and media.
www.fmredhawks.com /news/index.php?release_id=357   (531 words)

  
 Directory - Sports: Baseball: Minor League: Leagues: Independent: Northern League
Northern League Chronicles  · cached · Provides information about the Northern League, an independent baseball league.
The Northern League Fan's Guide  · iweb · cached · Guide to Northern League baseball created by Bill Tyler, one of the St. Paul Saints biggest fans, who's travelled the league from its start.
Old Northern League and South Dakota born MLB players  · Baseball records of teams and bios of players of the original Northern League (1933-1971).
www.incywincy.com /default?p=241153   (127 words)

  
 Northern League Sports Links - RealSportsNetwork.com
Northern League Chronicles - Provides information about the Northern League, an independent baseball league.
The Northern League Fan's Guide - Guide to Northern League baseball created by Bill Tyler, one of the St. Paul Saints biggest fans, who's travelled the league from its start.
Northern League Discussion List - Instructions for subscribing to the Northern League discussion list (mailing list).
www.realsportsnetwork.com /Baseball_Minor_League_Leagues_Independent_Northern_League.html   (1649 words)

  
 Wildlife Rescue League
WRL operates a wildlife hotline in the Northern Virginia and surrounding areas to assist the public in obtaining information and assistance in locating a wildlife rehabilitator.
If you are in Northern Virginia, or the DC Metro area and you find an animal that may need assistance, please call the Wildlife Hotline at (703) 440-0800 for advice.
A copy of the current financial statement for the Wildlife Rescue League is available by request from the Virginia Division of Consumer Affairs Office in Richmond, Virginia.
www.wildliferescueleague.org   (425 words)

  
 MLB: The Battle For The Northern League Championship
The battle for the northern league championship is down to two teams.
The Adirondack Lumberjacks, the winners of the Northern League East, beat the Elmira Pioneers 5-4, in 11 innings to advance to face the Dukes.
The Dukes are going for their 10th Northern League Championship and 2nd since the league started back up in 1993.
www.buzzle.com /editorials/9-14-2000-483.asp   (628 words)

  
 Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks baseball
Fargo, N.D. The Northern League of Professional Baseball announced today that the league has received notice from three of its member teams that they plan to voluntarily terminate their membership in the league, effective immediately.
The three teams, the Lincoln Saltdogs, the St. Paul Saints, and the Sioux Falls Canaries, notified the Northern League in writing today that pursuant to the articles of the Northern League Constitution, they will not operate their memberships in the league during the 2006 season and are voluntarily terminating those memberships.
Founded in 1993, the Northern League is the oldest of the Independent Minor Leagues.
www.fmredhawks.com /news/index.php?release_id=366   (247 words)

  
 Clifton Northern Division Little League
Clifton Northern is now holding registrations for the Basketball Program.
Clifton Northern Senior Girls Softball Team edged Western in the finals of the city tournament, held on 6/16 at Main Memorial Park.
Clifton Northern International girls beat Eastern Internationals girls 8-7 in their final to also win the city Championship.
www.cliftonnorthern.org   (134 words)

  
 Most Valuable Network - Independent Thinking > Print > Northern League Commissioner to Retire in 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mike Stone, the Commissioner of the Northern League of Professional Baseball, announced today that he will retire from that position, effective at the end of the 2006 season the league announced in a press release.
Stone was elected to a five-year term as the second Commissioner of the Northern League in May 2002.
Founded in 1993, the Northern League is the oldest and highest attended of all Independent Minor Leagues.
independent.mostvaluablenetwork.com /wp-print.php?p=785   (403 words)

  
 WWW.DIGITALBALLPARKS.COM - Northern League (IND) Gallery of Ballparks and Stadiums
The Northern League began as an affiliated League in 1903 and played until 1917.
Instead, the Saints would create their own league with their own rules, and move into places that other teams couldn't.
The success of this League, would be the catalyst to the start the new era of Independent Baseball.
www.digitalballparks.com /Northern.html   (112 words)

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