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  October 8: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Huntley gordon (october 8, 1887 - december 7, 1956) was an actor born in montreal, quebec....
Eivind groven (october 8, 1901-february 8, 1977) was a norwegian microtonal composer and music-theorist....
Jens christian skou (born october 8, 1918) is a danish chemist and nobel laureate....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/O/Oc/October_8.htm   (5187 words)

  
 October 8 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
October 8 is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years).
October 7 - October 9 - September 8 - November 8 - more historical anniversaries
This page was last modified 02:05, 16 June 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/October_8   (1275 words)

  
 2005 Kashmir earthquake - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
As of 8 November, the Pakistani government's official death toll was 87,350.
On October 10, the United Nations warned that the earthquake left 2.5 million people homeless and they are in need of shelter.
On October 14 the Pakistan government agreed that unaccompanied children from the disaster should be taken to the SOS Children emergency shelter in Islamabad for family tracing in a central database and help and created a credit programme for affected families.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2005_Kashmir_earthquake   (2757 words)

  
 In re Rousso - October 8, 1997
In October and November of 1992, a hearing was conducted on the charges not disposed of by summary disposition.
Essentially, respondents contend that the Division misled them by failing to disclose that Farley had advised the Division that she believed that 12 trades identified in the complaint were properly executed.
Farley provided the Division with a signed statement dated October 14, 1991, concerning the noncompetitive nature of trades in which she had engaged with each of the respondents and the fact that she had no recollection of certain trades.
www.cftc.gov /ogc/oporders97/ogcrousso5.htm   (7974 words)

  
 Today in History: October 8
On Sunday, October 8, 1871, fire leveled a broad swath of Michigan and Wisconsin, including the cities of Peshtigo, Holland, Manistee, and Port Huron.
On October 8, 1862, Union and Confederate forces fought at Perryville, Kentucky in a one-day battle that repulsed the South's attempt to bring that border state into the Confederacy.
When the morning of October 9th dawned, Union forces moved to confront the enemy again only to discover Southern troops had retreated leaving the field in the hands of the North.
lcweb2.loc.gov /ammem/today/oct08.html   (1212 words)

  
 State Statistical Report October 8, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The October all orange forecasts during the past 10 non-freeze seasons have differed from the final recorded utilization by an average of 3.1 percent, ranging from 8.8 percent in 1990-91 to 0.3 percent in 1992-93.
Four of the 10 October forecasts have indicated more than was finally recorded and six have indicated less.
The current pounds solids for all oranges is the lowest for October 1 in recent history.
www.nass.usda.gov /fl/citrus/cit/1999-00/cit1099.htm   (2954 words)

  
 October 8th, 8:09 AM
October 8th, 8:09 AM Ads are not an endorsement by the blog author.
October 8th, 8:09 AM October 5th, 11:05 PM
October 8th, 8:09 AM Sorry I haven't updated this journal in a couple of days...Wednesday and Tuesday were too crazy to even think straight.We got all of the furniture moved in, but unfortunately my big leather couch wouldn't fit through the den door where it belongs.
journals.aol.com /bamalady35/JessicasWorld/entries/587   (470 words)

  
 Weekly Highlights October 8 2004
On October 1-2, commissioners and staff met at the Tradewinds in Rockland for their annual retreat.
SPO's October 4, 2004, survey of home heating oil prices found the current statewide average price for No. 2 heating oil to be $1.78 per gallon, a $.08 increase since last week, a $0.27 increase since last March, and $0.53 higher than last year at this time.
Within the SPO sample, the lowest actual heating oil price of $1.65 per gallon was found this week in the southwestern region and the high-end price of $1.88 per gallon was found in the western region.
www.state.me.us /spo/sp/highlights/100804.php   (1451 words)

  
 October 2005: Food Festivals, Culinary Festivals and Events
Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin October 1 and 2...
October 15 and 16 St. Mary's County, Maryland...
October 15-16, 2005 St. Mary's County Oyster Festival St. Mary's...
chef2chef.net /events/food-festivals/2005-10.htm   (396 words)

  
 FRB: Speech, Bernanke—Panel discussion: What Have We Learned Since October 1979?—October 8, 2004
The question asked of this panel is, "What have we learned since October 1979?" The evidence suggests that we have learned quite a bit.
Most notably, monetary policy-makers, political leaders, and the public have been persuaded by two decades of experience that low and stable inflation has very substantial economic benefits.
Evidence on the behavior of inflation expectations after 1979 supports the view that the public came to appreciate only very gradually that Volcker's policies represented a break from the immediate past (Erceg and Levin, 2001).
www.federalreserve.gov /boarddocs/speeches/2004/20041008   (3666 words)

  
 October 8, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 1999 at the Coshocton Village Inn and Suites, 115, North Water Street, in Coshocton.
CCAO is joining with the County Engineers Association of Ohio and the law firm of Bricker and Eckler LLP to host two seminars on construction law in October.
The Director of Emergency Management is responsible for initiating, developing, and implementing all plans for the protection of the residents of Trumbull County and preventing loss of property due to the perils of any man-made or natural disasters.
www.ccao.org /CIDS/news19991008.htm   (4914 words)

  
 Japan Dolphin Day: On October 8, the World Will Tell Japan to Stop Drive Fisheries
On October 8, The Humane Society of the United States/Humane Society International (HSUS/HSI) is joining the Animal Welfare Institute and many other concerned groups and individuals in observing a worldwide
Those who are considered attractive may be taken away, alive, by representatives of aquaria and marine parks who attend drive fisheries to purchase more dolphins.
In cities around the world, concerned groups and individuals will be gathering from noon to 2:00 p.m. on October 8.
www.hsus.org /marine_mammals/marine_mammals_news/japan_dolphin_day.html   (425 words)

  
 BW Online | October 8, 2001 | An Airline Bailout--with Strings Attached
October 8, 2001 BW Magazine Table of Contents
October 8, 2001 A New World Table of Contents
8 America West, which came back from bankruptcy a decade ago in the last recession, is also getting dragged down by a millstone of debt and had less than $200 million in cash and credit before the bailout.
www.businessweek.com /magazine/content/01_41/b3752735.htm   (1387 words)

  
 October 8, 2005
God’s going to shake this California and bring a fresh move of His Spirit beyond October.
On the 31st of October, they will say it was an unusual Halloween because God said there will be a shift in the atmosphere, a shift in the atmosphere.
There is a better way that’s coming and beyond October you will have four years of revival, four years of restoration and the greatest move that you have ever seen in the United States of America is about to come to you, says the Lord.
www.kimclement.com /words/2005/Oct82005.htm   (616 words)

  
 Community Broadband Networks
They don't even have to offer DSL ("maybe POTS without competition will keep folks paying for second line for their modem"), let alone advanced video services until they choose to at some point in the indefinite future.
Wi-Fi Networking News item; the comments at the end of the story posted by readers have some useful links to studies on both sides of the wireless networking RF safety issue.
"As of October 2003, fiber-to-the-home is now available to 180,300 homes and has been connected to 64,700, according to Render, Vanderslice & Associates, a market research firm that conducts an annual study of FTTH deployments in North America using a census approach.
communityfiber.blogspot.com /2003_10_05_communityfiber_archive.html   (4136 words)

  
 October 8, 2002 Board Agenda
October 9, 2002 - Department Head Meeting, 10:00 A.M., Annex, Mantorville, MN.
October 15, 2002 - Dodge County Township Officers Meeting, 8:00 P.M., Claremont Legion, Claremont, MN.
October 21, 2002 - EDA Meeting, 7:00 P.M., Annex, Mantorville, MN.
www.co.dodge.mn.us /html/board/agenda/2002/Agenda_10_08.htm   (211 words)

  
 Washington University Presidential Debate 2004
Presidential candidates George W. Bush and John Kerry speak to town hall participants during the Oct. 8 debate
In the end, perhaps the most memorable line from the Oct. 8 presidential debate wasn't even uttered by a candidate.
And this most recent debate — the second of three in the 2004 campaign — was a good indicator of why the University is consistently chosen.
www.debate.wustl.edu   (208 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: The Art of Controversy -- October 8, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
After a report on "Sensation," a controversial exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, a museum director and a culture critic debate.
We've filed our own independent lawsuit in Brooklyn seeking to evict the museum from their building because they violated a lease and an obligation under that lease and contract as to the type of shows that they're supposed to put on.
And second of all, the October payment from the city to the museum has been withheld.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/entertainment/july-dec99/art_10-8.html   (1802 words)

  
 Japan, October 8 - 10: Sasayama
The 15 minute cab ride of about 8 kilometers totalled around $25 US, making it easily the most expensive form of transportation we had encountered in Japan.
It was, however, the cleanest cab we had ever been in and the driver was extremely courteous and professional, cap and gloves and all.
Our host told us that we were the first foreigners he had seen in town for about five years, and we'll probably be the last for years to come.
www.ischo.com /china/japan2/index4.html   (1462 words)

  
 UMC Weekly Bulletin   October 8, 2003
The powerful message that follows his stand-up comedy includes the story of the alcohol and drug related suicide of his nineteen-year-old brother and Bernie's six-month incarceration from three DUI convictions.
Ceremonies for the inauguration of Velmer S. Burton, Jr., as UMC’s third chancellor are scheduled for Friday, October 17, at 2:30 p.m.
The expo is open to the public and will feature booths from more than 40 area health and wellness related organizations as well as demonstrations and screenings.
www.crk.umn.edu /campusinfo/wkbulletin/03-04/10-08-03.htm   (1699 words)

  
 Perryville Reenactment - October 7 & 8, 2006
OCTOBER 7 and 8, 2006 - PERRYVILLE, KENTUCKY
If you are a Reenactor and wish to register, see the registration page here.
The 144th Anniversary Battle of Perryville will be held the weekend of October 7 & 8, 2006 and bring together participants with infantry, cavalry, and full-scale artillery for a weekend of living history.
www.perryvillereenactment.org   (132 words)

  
 WTC Enviromental Monitoring: October 8, 2001
Response to 9-11 > Monitoring Summaries > New York > October 8, 2001
All samples showed results less than 70 structures per millimeter squared, which is the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) standard for allowing children to re-enter school buildings after asbestos removal activities (Link to map).
Eight air samples taken in New Jersey on October 5 and 6 showed results less than the school re-entry standard.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha100801.htm   (320 words)

  
 Cape Cod RBA:October 8, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Seven BRANT were seen at First Encounter Beach in Eastham on October 6 along with large flocks of COMMON EIDERS.
Sixteen GREATER SCAUP were in Salt Pond in Falmouth on October 6.
A WHIMBREL was spotted at Scorton Creek in Sandwich on October 1.
www.virtualbirder.com /vbirder/realbirds/rbas/MACC031008.html   (324 words)

  
 NucNews - October 8, 2004
The new United Progressive Alliance government is in any case keen to demonstrate that it has been able to maintain the forward momentum created by the previous government in developing close strategic ties with the US, despite the sanctions imposed after the 1998 Pokhran II nuclear tests.
As happened in the Iraq case, it is possible that interested parties have got together to slap the charge on retired individuals trying to make it generically somewhat similar to the proliferation undertaken by Dr A Q Khan.
BAGHDAD, Iraq, Oct. 8 - A militant group released a video today showing insurgents slicing off the head of a British engineer who was kidnapped in a brazen daylight raid last month and later pleaded with the British government to negotiate with his captors.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2004nn/0410nn/041008nn.htm   (20356 words)

  
 Dates in Naval History: October
He served until 1 October 1877 when he again became a purser in the U.S. Navy.
In a mission lasting 9 hours and 13 minutes, he made 6 orbits at an altitude up to 175.8 statute miles at 17,558 mph.
He returned to the yard the next day, October 12, to continue his visit.
www.history.navy.mil /wars/datesoct.htm   (2770 words)

  
 House approves impeachment inquiry - October 8, 1998
WASHINGTON (AllPolitics, October 8) -- The House of Representatives made history Thursday by voting 258-176 to begin an impeachment inquiry into President Bill Clinton.
Only 31 Democrats joined the Republicans to approve a free-ranging probe of perjury and obstruction of justice allegations against Clinton, stemming from his attempts to hide his sexual relationship with ex-White House intern Monica Lewinsky.
Starr's letter came in response to a letter from Hyde dated October 2, inquiring if the counsel's office could furnish further information.
www.cnn.com /ALLPOLITICS/stories/1998/10/08/impeachment.advancer   (2155 words)

  
 Haas NewsWire, October 8, 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The conference is an all-day event on Saturday, October 20.
Dean Laura Tyson was featured by Time magazine as one of the "people to watch in International business," on the October 8 issue.
In the aftermath of the dot-com crash and the current economic slowdown, the days of free flowing venture capital are over and gone.
haas.berkeley.edu /groups/newspubs/haasnews/archives/hn100801.html   (3011 words)

  
 TechCrunch » Blog Archive » Will Sphere Solve the Blog Relevance Problem?
Of course, there is no way to tell if Sphere has cracked the blog search relevance problem until they launch.
This entry was posted on Saturday, October 8th, 2005 at 7:10 pm and is filed under Company & Product Profiles.
You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.
www.techcrunch.com /2005/10/08/will-sphere-be-blog-search-20   (347 words)

  
 CSLI Calendar, October 8, 1997, vol. 13:
C S L I C A L E N D A R O F P U B L I C E V E N T S ______________________________________________________________________ 8 October 1997 Stanford Vol.
____________ CSLI SPECIAL EVENT Using Action and Technology to Build Community Thursday, 16 October 1997, 10:00am -- 4:00pm Organizer: Keith Devlin (CSLI Senior Researcher) mailto:devlin@csli.stanford.edu [http://www-csli.stanford.edu/csli/Coglunch/special-971016.shtml] A limited supply of lunches and drinks will be available for purchase between Sessions 1 and 2.
Session 1: 10:15 - 11:45 AM Creating Community by Defining the Human-Technology Boundary Clifford Nass Associate Professor of Communication and CSLI mailto:nass@leland.stanford.edu It is increasingly difficult to draw clear distinctions between humans and computers.
www-csli.stanford.edu /Archive/calendar/1997-98/msg00004.html   (2921 words)

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