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  The Paper: Wide Awake Club
She was a club member in the 1940s, never dreaming that someday she would be editor of the page.
The Wide Awake Club gives the opportunity for children to express their feelings, talents and sometimes to inspire, for their family, peers and teachers — and 100,000 or more Journal readers — to see.
WAC dropped its spotlight on prayers written by children in 1979.
www.flintjournal.com /125/paper/WAC.html   (1260 words)

  
  Wide Awake Club - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wide Awake Club (often abbreviated to WAC) was a highly successful children's television series broadcast in the United Kingdom on ITV's breakfast franchise TV-am between 1984 and 1989.
However, in 1990 it was relauched as WAC '90, a longer programme broadcast from Granada's studios in Manchester (as opposed to TV-am's in London).
However, that was not the end of the Wide Awake Club franchise as Wacaday continued until 1992.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Wide_Awake_Club   (307 words)

  
 Wide Awake in America   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
All Music Guide: Wide Awake in America Stephen Thomas Erlewine's review: "the record may be aimed at the hardcore collector, but most U2 fans will find it necessary.." 2 out of 5 stars.
Wide Awake Wylie Listing of stores, restaurants, activities, and community events.
Wide Awake Living This site is a simple expression of, and testimony about, the possibility of our awakening out of suffering into our true identity as Life itself.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Wide_Awake_in_America.html   (290 words)

  
 Timmy Mallett - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1984 he became a presenter of Wide Awake Club, a new Saturday morning children's programme on ITV's breakfast station, TV-am.
Mallett's personality came to dominate the show to such an extent that when TV-am found itself lacking a school holidays programme after the sale of Roland Rat to the BBC, he was offered the chance to present the replacement solo.
The replacement, a spin-off of Wide Awake Club, was called Wacaday (based on the addition of 'aday' to the initials 'WAC' for Wide Awake Club) and began broadcasting in 1985.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timmy_Mallett   (601 words)

  
 The Paper: Wide Awake Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
She was a club member in the 1940s, never dreaming that someday she would be editor of the page.
The Wide Awake Club gives the opportunity for children to express their feelings, talents and sometimes to inspire, for their family, peers and teachers — and 100,000 or more Journal readers — to see.
WAC dropped its spotlight on prayers written by children in 1979.
www.flintj.com /125/paper/WAC.html   (1260 words)

  
 WATCHED IT! - Wide Awake Club
WAC ran on in much the same format until the Autumn of 1989 when it was decided upon to give it a change of format.
WAC 90 was presented by Tommy and Michaela from Granada Studios in Manchester.
The programme was much bigger than The Wide Awake Club and, in that sense, lost the charm of the small studio and the reasonably low budget features.
www.cjetech.co.uk /watched_it/wac.html   (847 words)

  
 Definition of awake
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 Encyclopedia: Wide Awake Club
Magpie was a childrens television show shown on ITV from the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s.
Carol Vorderman with Countdown co-host Richard Whiteley Carol Jean Vorderman MBE, also previously known by her first married name Carol Mather, was born December 24, 1960 to a Dutch father and a Welsh mother.
Wacaday was a childrens television series that ran in TV-ams school holidays slot from 1985 until 1992 and was hosted by Timmy Mallett.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Wide-Awake-Club   (775 words)

  
 Fresh Expressions - wide awake club in Brighton
The Wide Awake Party at St Nicholas Church started just over a ago and so recently celebrated its first anniversary.
A number of Wide Awake events are running in the Brighton Festival this year (a labyrinth walk for parents, and a Wide Awake Party with a percussionist from South Africa).
Jane’s enthusiasm is to bring the sacred into family life and she is a published author on this subject.
www.freshexpressions.org.uk /standard.asp?id=285   (384 words)

  
 American Kennel Club - Pointer dog dogs puppy puppies
The skull of medium width, approximately as wide as the length of the muzzle, resulting in an impression of length rather than width.
In the darker colors, the nose should be fl or brown; in the lighter shades it may be lighter or flesh-colored.
The head should be carried high, the nostrils wide, the tail moving from side to side rhythmically with the pace, giving the impression of a well-balanced, strongly-built hunting dog capable of top speed combined with great stamina.
www.akc.org /breeds/pointer   (605 words)

  
 History of Woodland Park Zoo
Wide Awake was presented at WPZ in June, 1921, following a celebratory parade through downtown.
Her show name was "Cleopatra" but she was renamed in honor of a P-I children's group, "the Wide Awake Club." She was named by Dorothy Jewell Dike, who won a contest for the privilege.
Wide Awake gave rides at ten cents a ride, but the rides were terminated when she decided to take off down a public street on her own.
www.zoo.org /zoo_info/history/chapters/history2.html   (1543 words)

  
 Wide Awake
Awake was formed December 2005, as part of the Smoke Free Ontario strategy.
Awake the latest output from Alan Berliner, who responsible for the maddeningly egotistic 2001 film The Sweetest Sound, he gathered all
Taryn Wallach was awake at midnight Monday, snug a fuzzy yellow sleeper as her mother, Stacie, held and swayed her.
www.huaxiamanage.com /wide/doc031347--Wide-Awake.html   (326 words)

  
 The Evening Standard (London, England) : The wide awake club; They talk, they flirt, they drink until dawn. But only ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Start / T / The Evening Standard (London, England) / July 13, 2001 / The wide awake club; They talk, they flirt, they drink until dawn.
The wide awake club; They talk, they flirt, they drink until dawn.
Read 'The Evening Standard (London, England): The wide awake club; They talk, they flirt, they drink until dawn.
static.highbeam.com /t/theeveningstandardlondonengland/july132001/thewideawakeclubtheytalktheyflirttheydrinkuntildaw/index.html   (381 words)

  
 Troy Daily Times 8/3/1860
The friends of Lincoln and Hamlin in the First Ward, in favor of forming a Wide Awake Club, are requested to meet Friday night, August 3d, at 8 o'clock, at the Wigwam, to elect officers and transact other business--A full attendance is requested.
The Tenth Ward Wide Awakes will hold an adjourned meeting at their Wigwam, on Saturday evening, August 4th.
Wide Awake Uniforms furnished at the shortest notice and on the most reasonable terms by R. BALLOU, Jr., Agent for the sale of Mantles, Caps and Torches, Twedle Hall, Albany, by whom all the Uniforms in Albany were furnished.
www.rootsweb.com /~nyrensse/troydt22.htm   (1422 words)

  
 Wide Awake   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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Wide Awake truly blends the evolving languages of...
Wide Awake - Starring Rosie O'Donnell, Denis Leary, Dana Delany, Robert Loggia, Joseph Cross - MovieWeb...
www.moviesbytitle.com /Wide-Awake.html   (395 words)

  
 James Velvet - Wide Awake In My Head
Wide Awake In My Head is a musical ramble that touches everywhere from Holly to Costello.
Wide Awake In My Head allows us to wander through the basement and attic of the years 1989-2003: years which yielded cassette EPs, cassette albums, cassingles, and CDs - the majority with Velvet’s long standing institution
It’s a complete testament to the wandering soul of a musician who writes lyrics that center around the appreciation of love, the beauty of nature, and what some would term the left leaning politics of the anti-war, peace-loving, sub-culture of the 60s.
www.independisc.com /jamesvelvet.htm   (669 words)

  
 Charles F. Conant Collection at the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
His father was a prominent Milford mercantile and lumber dealer, and upon the completion of his education in the community's public schools and the Milford Academy, Conant served as bookkeeper in, and for a short time, ran his father's store.
The reports range from 1868 to 1882 and include such items as information on the redemption of the 5-20 bonds issued to fund the Union's cause in the Civil War, statement of the public debt, and travel expenses incurred in 1878 and 1879 in relationship to Conant's work as financial agent in England.
The bylaws and a small amount of minutes for the Lincoln Young Men's Wide Awake Club are included in the collection, as are notes and publications related to the development of the New York-to-Boston rapid transit system.
www.rbhayes.org /mssfind/ga_coll/conant.htm   (2371 words)

  
 Timmy Mallett - television, WAC
Wide Awake Club also featured topical items of interest to the young viewers.
Viewers were also encouraged to get penpals in WAC Letter Linkers and the popular Club Call gave viewers the chance to have their own club on put on the map.
There were spin off books and the great WAC annuals released for 1987, 88, 89 and 90.
www.brillianttv.co.uk /timmymallett/television-wac.html   (492 words)

  
 Wide Awake Living | Alice Gardner | Awakening to Our True Nature and Living it Everyday
Chapter 6 from the upcoming book: Life Beyond Belief, Everyday Living as Spiritual Practice is now being given away with your new subscription to the monthly Wide Awake Living Newsletter to the left.
Because of my experience of the first two years of my post awakening process having occurred in the backwoods of Vermont without such support, I seem to be particularly focused on providing spiritual support to others who are in isolated situations through telephone and internet contact.
"Awakeness Mentoring" grew out of looking beyond the coaching model that I practiced when I was younger, not being comfortable with coaching per se, and developing what did seem in resonance with my spiritual life and perspectives.
www.wideawakeliving.com /Mentoring/spiritualmentor.html   (838 words)

  
 Awake - RecommendWebs.com
She said night after night we have to stay awake to keep the rats and roaches from getting to the children.
We hope that WAC story The Wide Awake Club began one Saturday morning in October 1984.
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www.recommendwebs.com /q/awake.html   (984 words)

  
 The Observer | Magazine | About last night
I know this because this is the time I am most often awake in the middle of the night.
Later, I stood as the silver tracers of dawn streaked the grey sky in the company of a woman whose name I did not learn, but who liked to use her awake time to repack drawers and cupboards.
The circadian pacemaker, or 'clock', sits in the hypothalamus, a control centre at the base of the brain, and is a sensitive instrument, easily upset or reset.
observer.guardian.co.uk /magazine/story/0,11913,1225979,00.html   (3283 words)

  
 Wide Awake Club - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Wide Awake Club - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This page was last modified 20:49, 12 May 2005.
The article about Wide Awake Club contains information related to Wide Awake Club, See Also and External Links.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Wide_Awake_Club   (325 words)

  
 directopedia : Directory : Arts : People : M : Mallett, Timmy
In 1984 he became a presenter of Wide Awake Club, a new Saturday morning children's programme on ITV's breakfast station, TV-am.
Mallett's personality came to dominate the show to such an extent that when TV-am found itself lacking a school holidays programme after the sale of Roland Rat to the BBC, he was offered the chance to present the replacement solo.
The replacement, a spin-off of Wide Awake Club, was called Wacaday (based on the addition of 'aday' to the initials 'WAC' for Wide Awake Club) and began broadcasting in 1985.
www.directopedia.org /directory/Arts-People/M-Mallett_Timmy.shtml   (721 words)

  
 Wide Awake, Hip Hop and Funk in Manchester
Wide Awake, Hip Hop and Funk in Manchester
Wide Awake proudly presents the live trio [decks;drums;guitar] playing at Tribeca on Friday 13th May - massive;heavy;fullphat
Wide Awake launches Raw Soul, an open mic soul night at Tribeca every Wednesday night, to be hosted by MassiveUK [visit MassiveUK for more info]
www.atde61.dsl.pipex.com /wideawake/news.htm   (63 words)

  
 Palahniuk's 'Lullaby' promises to keep fans wide awake   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The way the waiter told it, Chuck Palahniuk was living in a castle with his girlfriend, a beautiful woman, and only their close, personal friends were invited to visit them there.
One evening in 1992, around midnight, he was sitting at the top of the Space Needle, working on what would become "Invisible Monsters," his third novel, and he knew that this was what he was supposed to do with his life.
And, at one recent reading, dinner rolls were served (a scene lifted right from "Fight Club") and his fans, the ones dressed like the characters, and even the ones clutching their tattered copy of the book in hand, turned the reading into an impromptu food fight.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /books/86770_book13.shtml   (1106 words)

  
 Bright Eyes: I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning (2005): Reviews
'I'm Wide Awake' is the more country/acoustic of Conor Oberst's twin January 2005 releases under the Bright Eyes name.
I'm Wide Awake weaves the personal and the political more fluidly than most singers even care to try, and the consummate tunefulness just strengthens those moments where he pinches a nerve.
I’m Wide Awake is an uneven product, full of everything there is to loathe and love about Oberst.
www.metacritic.com /music/artists/brighteyes/imwideawakeitsmorning   (1175 words)

  
 'Wide Awake': Squeaky Clean and Relentlessly Coy
Rosie O'Donnell, doing her usual shtick of pursing her lips and projecting the wisdom of a wise young owl, is a kind-hearted religion teacher who draws a baseball diamond on the flboard, imagines Jesus and his disciples as a ball club and asks the class who should bat cleanup.
"Wide Awake" imagines it's a seriocomic "coming of age" film radiating waves of healing sweetness and light.
"Wide Awake" is rated PG (Parental guidance suggested).
partners.nytimes.com /library/film/032098wide-film-review.html   (418 words)

  
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It is even suggested that Ron might be responsible for Dennis Bergkamp's alleged newfound fear of diving.
Just a shame Coley's not in the wide awake club tonight.
Still, as an avid follower of the Mallett career, Ron is expected to utter any day now, "..great strike but just an itsy bitsy teeny weeny bit wide".
www.dangerhere.com /issues/260301/ron4.htm   (529 words)

  
 95.8 Capital FM: Feel Good, Feel London   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Nightshift workers and early risers sometimes find it a struggle to stay awake in the early hours.
Great way us Texans keep awake whilst driving is to place a tennis ball between the truck seat and your back.
That kept me awake for most of last night and has had me fearing loosing sight of the bathroom all day!
www.capitalfm.com /Article.asp?id=18420   (319 words)

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