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A Dutch door (American English), stable door (British En...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
A Dutch door (American English), stable door (British English), or half door (Hiberno English), is a door divided horizontally in such a fashion that the bottom half may remain shut while the top half opens. They were known in early New England as a double-hung door.[citation needed] The initial purpose of this door design was to keep animals out of farmhouses, or keep children inside, while allowing light and air to filter through the open top. When the top half was open they also allo
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How the 'Dutch Reach' Could Protect Urban Cyclists

Care2.com - 21 Sep 2017
For bicyclists cruising in the bike lane, every parked car carries a lurking, hidden threat: “dooring,” when someone opens a car door right in a bike's path. Such incidents can cause serious injuries or death, and cyclists are powerless to stop them ...
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The Dutch Reach

Buffalo Rising - 18 Sep 2017
The other day, my wife passed along an article of interest in The Telegraph – “How to do the Dutch Reach (and potentially save someone's life)“. The Dutch Reach is a method of opening one's car door that involves using the opposite arm/hand to reach ...
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What $900000 buys right now in three Orange County communities

Los Angeles Times - 21 Sep 2017
IRVINE: Beyond the front door of this four-bedroom home, built in 1970, is a vaulted-ceiling living room with a centerpiece brick fireplace. Address: 13801 Stampede Circle, Irvine, 92620. Listed for: $899,900 for four bedrooms and three bathrooms in 2 ...
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Dutch 'sexism' row after woman is fined for urinating in public

Telegraph.co.uk - 20 Sep 2017
A Dutch woman fined €90 (£80) for urinating in public has caused a national sexism outcry after she was told she should have used men's facilities after being caught short while out at night. Geerte Piening, 23, urinated in public after a night out ...
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50 Years Ago - General alarm fire hits downtown Clarks Summit

Scranton Times-Tribune - 07 Sep 2017
The blaze started at 3:30 p.m. in the rear of the Dutch Door Gift Shop at 324 S. State St. As the fire broke out, four boys recounted that a man ran out of the Dutch Door and yelled, “Get the firemen.” The boys ran to the nearby Clarks Summit Fire ...
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Survival, Frustration, and Resilience in St. Martin

The New Yorker - 13 Sep 2017
Government officials and aid groups reported that at least four people had been killed, two hundred others were missing, and seventy per cent of the buildings on St. Maarten, the Dutch side of the island, had been destroyed. At least ten ...
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Hurricane Harvey Opens The Door For Energy Plays

Forbes - 28 Aug 2017
Really, though, these companies are household names, and if you are interested in ExxonMobil and Chevron, it is also wise to look at international integrateds such as BP, Royal Dutch Shell and Total. These shares all offer attractive yields and Harvey ...
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Bikes and College 101

Connect Savannah.com - 19 Sep 2017
Go Dutch. A common type of crash happens when an inattentive motorist opens a car door into the path of someone riding a bike. There's a simple method called “the Dutch reach” (It originated in the Netherlands) that can reduce the chance that you will ...
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Anne Colby

The Bark (blog) - 10 Sep 2017
The welcomes don't get much warmer than this one from yellow Lab Sadie, who peeks out over the Dutch door of this Fitzpatrick, Alabama, farmhouse. The Design Atelier worked with the homeowners to create interiors with a warm, collected look.
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Hillcrest's Charity-Driven Taco Shop Donates to Harvey Victims

NBC 7 San Diego - 08 Sep 2017
Tacos Libertad, a restaurant in Hillcrest that donates proceeds to a different charity every month, is steering its efforts to help victims of Hurricane Harvey. The taco shop will donate its September proceeds to the San Diego-based organization ...
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Secret's out on Less Than Greater Than

Worcester Mag - 14 Sep 2017
We made a beeline for the far corner of the Microcreamery and with a flick of the light switch, a Dutch door popped open to reveal a sharp attendant who asked for our IDs. After careful inspection, she queried, “Bar or table?” and walked around to an ...
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Great Barrington pedals to the future, and learns the Dutch Reach

theberkshireedge.com - 11 Sep 2017
The 'Dutch Reach' refers to the method taught in Holland about how a driver is to open the door that swings into traffic. Rather than using the left hand, this method has the driver reach across his or her chest with the right hand to grasp the door latch.

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