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  Salem Oregon : Salem Hotels, Restaurants, Conference Center: Salem Oregon Convention and Visitors Bureau
Salem offers visitors and residents a wide variety of festive events such as fairs and festivals, visual and performing arts, farmers markets, holiday events, wine and agricultural activities, and historic offerings.
Salem's lodging facilities range from hotels and motels to furnished executive suites.
Salem's selection of campgrounds and RV parks are also plentiful.
www.travelsalem.com   (217 words)

  
  Salem, Oregon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Salem (IPA: [ˈseɪ lm̩]) is the capital of the state of Oregon in the United States of America, and county seat of Marion County.
Salem was incorporated as a city in 1857.
Besides the state capital, Salem is the home of Willamette University, the Mission Mill Museum, the historic Elsinore Theatre, and the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes, a minor league baseball team.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Salem,_Oregon   (1021 words)

  
 Salem, Massachusetts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Salem is home to The House of the Seven Gables, made famous by Nathaniel Hawthorne, who was born in Salem in 1804.
Salem was founded around 1626 by a company of fishermen led by Roger Conant.
Large parts of Salem were destroyed in the fire of 1914.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Salem,_Massachusetts   (945 words)

  
 Salem Witchcraft: the Events and Causes of the Salem Witch Trials
In October of 1691 a new Salem Village Committee was elected that was comprised mostly of Parris’ opponents.
Two magistrates from Salem Town, John Hathorne, the great-grandfather of famed writer Nathaniel Hawthorne (Nathaniel added a "w" to his name to help disassociate himself from this great-grandfather) and Jonathan Corwin, traveled to Salem Village to investigate the cases of witchcraft.
Salem Village separated from Salem Town in 1752 and became the town of Danvers.
www.salemwitchtrials.com /salemwitchcraft.html   (4355 words)

  
 Untitled Document
Salem's stories include the history of its name - which means "City of Peace" - and the seventeenth-century conflicts that occurred shortly after the name was given.
Early settlers struggled to survive in Salem, and their struggles have left a mark on this city that has endured nearly four centuries.
From Salem privateers roaming the seas during the Revolution to the Coast Guard storing seaplanes at Winter Island during World War II, Salem has a proud military history.
www.salem.org /history.asp   (568 words)

  
 The Official Website of the Salem Avalanche - Single A Affiliate of the Houston Astros
SALEM, VA - Field of Screams, the most authentic, terrifying House of Horror in the Roanoke Valley, has been closed for the remainder of the 2007 Fright Season.
SALEM, VA -- The Salem Avalanche, Advanced Class-A Affiliate of the Houston Astros, announced that Head Groundskeeper Tracy Schneweis will be travelling to Taiwan to ready baseball facilities for the 2007 International Baseball Federation (IBAF) World Cup in Chinese Taipei from Nov. 6-18, 2007.
Salem, VA—The Salem Avalanche, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Houston Astros, finished runners-up in the 2007 Carolina League season to the Frederick Keys by virtue of a 5-1 loss Tuesday night on Lewis-Gale Medical Center Field at Salem Memorial Baseball Stadium.
www.salemavalanche.com   (410 words)

  
 Religious Movements Homepage: The Salem Witch Trials
Based on this line of questioning, it is clear that the magistrates and all of Salem had already judged the three women guilty.
While the specific trials of 1692 are important to America's history, the impact of the Salem Witch Trials is deeper than the simple chronology of events.
Bridget Bishop is hanged in Salem in the first official execution of the Salem trials.
religiousmovements.lib.virginia.edu /nrms/salem.html   (2239 words)

  
 Salem - New Hampshire
The Salem town seal, with its motto, "Industry, Commerce, Recreation," serves as a perfect backdrop for the community's unique assets - location, accessibility, unspoiled natural resources and a pro-business attitude.
Salem mixes small town, rural living with the advantages offered by a city.
Add to that being located in "the most livable" state in the country, one of the most favorable business climates anywhere, easy access to Boston (not to mention the entire Northeast and Canada) and an educated, highly motivated and dedicated workforce and you have the ideal place to live, work, and raise a family.
www.ci.salem.nh.us   (280 words)

  
 Salem College - Reach within. Shape the future.
The Salem College Student Government Association sponsored its 12th Annual Big Brothers/ Big Sisters Halloween Carnival in Bryant Hall on Monday, October 29th.
Salem Activities in full swing for Fall 2007
The Salem College Student Government Association sponsored its 12th Annual...
www.salem.edu   (245 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | South Asia | Salem implicates Bollywood actor
Salem is a prime suspect in the 1993 serial bombings in Mumbai that killed 250 people.
In a written confession, read by Judge PD Kode in the court, Salem, who is an underworld don, said he visited Dutt's home in Mumbai with an accomplice - another accused in the bomb blasts case.
Salem, one of the accused in the bomb blasts case, has been questioned about his involvement in the serial blasts since his extradition from Portugal last year.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/south_asia/4763826.stm   (302 words)

  
 Salem, New Hampshire
Origin: As early as 1736, Salem was the North Parish of Methuen, Massachusetts, or Methuen District.
Salem's population grew by a total of 23,307 residents, the fourth largest increase, going from 4,805 in 1950 to 28,112 in 2000.
The 2004 Census estimate for Salem was 29,399 residents, which ranked sixth among New Hampshire's incorporated cities and towns.
www.nhes.state.nh.us /elmi/htmlprofiles/salem.html   (369 words)

  
 Salem on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Salem Five Cents Savings Bank opens a "virtual branch" on the information superhighway; First bank in New England to offer products and interactive services on the World Wide Web.
Salem Five offers first complete PC homebanking program and virtual banking package to consumers; Program offers consumers PC homebanking and first opportunity to choose electronic banking as preferred method to manage personal finances.
Mohammad Salem, l'un des kamikazes Les deux kamikazes qui ont perpétré l'attaque étaient Nabil Massoud et Mohammed Salem,.
encyclopedia.infonautics.com /html/S/SalemI1nd.asp   (981 words)

  
 USNSM USS Salem CA-139
The USNSM is home to the USS Salem, the world's only preserved Heavy Cruiser.
The USS Salem is available for special events such as birthday parties, reunions, and retirements.
The USS Salem starred in the 1956 English film, "Pursuit of the Graf Spee".
www.uss-salem.org   (112 words)

  
 Home - SalemNews.com, Salem, MA
You obviously have no clue what the Beverly vs. Salem football rivalry is all about.
A shopping experience with some meat to it: McKinnon's expands north to Salem, N.H. - Melanie Davis of Derry was there for the meat.
The Salem News, 32 Dunham Road, Beverly, MA 01915 - 978-922-1234
www.salemnews.com   (428 words)

  
 Salem Chamber of Commerce | Salem, NH
Salem, NH Greater Salem, New Hampshire Chamber of Commerce
On the advocacy and information component, we hosted the I-93 forum which included Peter Stamnas and Bill Cass from the Department of Transportation updating us on the latest status of the I-93 bridge and road widening project-we will be advocating for the appeal of the latest CLF Lawsuit which caused another slowdown in the project.
Our membership is growing, the energy is positive and I have never been more excited to help the Greater Salem Chamber make a positive difference for our membership and the communities we serve.
www.salemnhchamber.org   (242 words)

  
 Salem Massachusetts
Since 1626, when Roger Conant arrived with the first settlers, Salem, Massachusetts has been attracting people from all points of the compass.
Many come to visit and some decide to stay and make Salem their home.
It may be most widely known as the site of the Salem witchcraft trials of 1692, but this colorful, coastal city has much to offer both residents and visitors: a culturally diverse population, a rich maritime heritage, an impressive display of historic architecture and amazing stories that span almost four centuries.
www.salemweb.com   (130 words)

  
 Salem Haunted Happenings
Whether you are seeking the changing leaves and cooler weather New England Autumn brings or the ghosts and goblins that Halloween is known for, you will find it all in Salem this October.
The 26th Annual Salem Haunted Happenings will begin on Thursday, October 4 with its Grand Parade and continues with a full month of events, museums, attractions, shops, haunted houses and fantastic dining.
Salem is a fine walking city and you won't want to miss a beat during Salem Haunted Happenings 2007, so bring good walking shoes.
www.hauntedhappenings.org   (470 words)

  
 Salem, VA News
Posted Mar28, 2007 at 07:06 PM It was a short trip today, but as soon as the severe thunderstorm warning went out for northern Roanoke County and southern Botetourt County at mid-afternoon, I was out and about...
The Veterans Administration Medical Center in Salem wrote itself up for a long list of maintenance needs this month after VA officials in Washington ordered facilities around the country to report the physical...
A fire caused extensive damage to an apartment building in the 600 block of East Main Street in Salem on Sunday morning, according to Capt.
www.topix.net /city/salem-va   (585 words)

  
 Salem College Gramley Library Guide
Because all these materials are published in so many different forms and are consequently arranged in the Library in different ways, a number of librarians work at the Reference Desk in the Research Center for the specific purpose of helping students find the information they want.
Salem has an online catalog that includes the collections of Salem, Bennett, Elon, Greensboro, and Guilford Colleges.
As is the case with all workstations on the Salem campus network, academic uses always take priority over personal use, such as sending and receiving e-mail.
www.salem.edu /library/gramley.shtml   (2087 words)

  
 Welcome to Salem, Oregon
As Oregon's capital city, Salem has a capitol building that is a favorite destination for visitors.
Another attraction in the Salem area is the Mission Mill Village.
Salem is home to Willamette University, the first university in the West.
www.el.com /to/salem   (562 words)

  
 City of Salem Parks & Recreation Department Youth Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The City of Salem Parks and Recreation Department is committed to providing a safe environment for the children in its athletic programs.
Salem Parks and Recreation will seek to protect our children by investigating the background of volunteers who will be coaching them.
In an effort to keep teams as balanced as possilbe, all Salem youth sports teams are drafted using the Salem Draft Policy.
www.ci.salem.va.us /depts/parks_rec/youthsports.html   (295 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Salem
Salem is an abbey situated near the Castle of Heiligenberg, about ten miles from Constance, Baden (Germany).
He had been professed at Bellevaux, and was of the colony sent to found Lucelle; hence have arisen misunderstandings, some maintaining, erroneously, that Salem was founded from Bellevaux.
Salem was noted as the richest and most beautiful monastery in Germany, being particularly renowned for its hospitality.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13396a.htm   (486 words)

  
 Salem Massachusetts Witch Trials
Launching the hysteria was the bizarre, seemingly inexplicable behavior of two young girls; the daughter, Betty, and the niece, Abigail Williams, of the Salem Village minister, Reverend Samuel Parris.
The Salem Witch Museum, the Witch Dungeon Museum and The Witch History Museum take you back in history to 1692, yet, present-day popularization of the witchcraft hysteria doesn't reveal anything about the large number of modern Witches living in Salem today.
The Salem Witch Village, where people can learn the facts about Witchcraft, is highly recommended by many members of the Salem Craft Community.
www.salemweb.com /guide/witches.shtml   (821 words)

  
 Travel Channel :: World's Creepiest Destinations   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Salem Witch Museum, Washington Square, Salem, MA 01970.
This spurred a fever of hysteria in the tiny New England village of Salem.
The Salem Wax Museum and Witch Museum allow visitors to experience the terror that reigned during the trials and come face to face with the accused (in wax or, perhaps, ghostly form).
travel.discovery.com /fansites/worldsbest/creepy/creepy4.html   (165 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: Salem   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Salem Communications Corporation - Investor Relations - Press Release
Oneplace.com is a member of the Salem Web Network, the leading provider of Christian and family-themed content on the Internet.
Salem Communications, headquartered in Camarillo, CA, is the leading U.S. radio broadcaster focused on Christian and family-themed programming.
In addition to its radio properties, Salem owns Salem Radio Network(R), which syndicates talk, news and music programming to approximately 1,900 affiliates; Salem Radio Representatives(TM), a national radio advertising sales force; and Salem Publishing(TM), a leading publisher of Christian-themed magazines.
ir.salem.cc /phoenix.zhtml?c=82189&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=758636&highlight=   (477 words)

  
 Salem Township : : Home
A GRS attorney contacted the attorneys representing Salem Township to let them know that the company decided against an appeal.
The Salem Township Fire Department hosted the Fire Safety house for two days at Salem Elementary.
The Salem Township/WWCCA chapters have taken on the responsibility to plan Johnson Creek Day, May 17, 2008.
www.salem-mi.org   (249 words)

  
 The Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692
From June through September of 1692, nineteen men and women, all having been convicted of witchcraft, were carted to Gallows Hill, a barren slope near Salem Village, for hanging.
Another man of over eighty years was pressed to death under heavy stones for refusing to submit to a trial on witchcraft charges.
Hundreds of others faced accusations of witchcraft; dozens languished in jail for months without trials until the hysteria that swept through Puritan Massachusetts subsided.
www.law.umkc.edu /faculty/projects/ftrials/salem/salem.htm   (76 words)

  
 Landscape Design Programs, Salem, Landscape Design Degree, Ohio
Kent State University Salem Campus offers coursework and classes leading to many Associate and Bachelor degrees for professionally-minded students.
Besides our nursing education programs for nursing degrees, the Salem Campus also provides academic instruction in horticulture, business management, radiologic technology, computer technology, early childhood education and more.
Come for a visit and discover why historic Salem, Ohio, is a great place for landscape design programs culminating in a landscape design degree from one of KSU’s regional campuses.
www.salem.kent.edu   (159 words)

  
 StatesmanJournal.com - The News Source for Salem, Oregon
Salem Mayor Janet Taylor can be a good sport, but she wore a sober fl suit to pose for the first of three new film posters for the second annual Salem Film Festival.
It's an opportunity to splash in cool waters during a hot August week; learn the history and the ecology of a great snaking river; watch the kingfishers and great blue herons scavenge for meals; then settle back to a shower, massage and a catered evening dinner on the banks of the Willamette River.
Salem police arrest suspect in California murder case this afternoon
www.statesmanjournal.com /apps/pbcs.dll/frontpage   (516 words)

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