Robert Emmet Odlum (August 31, 1851 – May 19, 1885) was an Amer... - dofaq.com
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Larry Donovan, 1880s Bridge Jumper, Lived Too Soon

Atlas Obscura - 21 Mar 2017
By the mid-1880s, a dangerous game of one-upmanship had begun in New York, as a succession of people attempted to be the first to jump off of the newly completed Brooklyn Bridge. The first person to attempt the feat was the swimming instructor Robert ...
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10 Things You May Not Know About the Brooklyn Bridge

History - 23 May 2013
It likewise has had a slew of TV shows and movie cameos, including “The Docks of New York,” “It Happened in Brooklyn,” “Moonstruck,” “Godzilla” and “Spider-Man.” Meanwhile, advertisers have used the bridge to sell everything from Vaseline to Absolut ...
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Note to tourists: Brooklyn Bridge is for crossing, not climbing

Los Angeles Times - 17 Nov 2014
From there, he planned to bungee jump to the ground. But Frenchman Thierry Devaux missed the landing, his parachute lines became entangled in the torch, and he dangled above New York Harbor until police could rescue him. In 1885, Robert Emmet Odlum, an ...
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BREAKING NEWS: Homicide #52 recorded after stabbing victim dies

St. Lucia News Online - 14 Nov 2017
One of two men who was hospitalised for stab wounds over the weekend succumbed to his injuries today, November 14, bringing the homicide record to 52 for the year. Kernius Charlery, 29, of Morne Du Don, Castries sustained a stab wound to the neck ...
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152 Hudson Valley Students Named Merit Semifinalists

Patch.com - 14 Sep 2017
Hennessy, Madison E. Bronxville. BRONXVILLE H. S.. Barker, Allison S. Carmel. CARMEL H. S.. DiPierro, Karissa L. Chappaqua. HORACE GREELEY H. S.. Doppelt, Eric A. Gautreau, Violet D. Klepper, Amanda R. Luo, Jennifer Y. McAfee, Kevin A. Meakem, Samantha ...
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Fred UnLEEshed: Aug. 15, 2017

Vancouver Courier - 15 Aug 2017
NHL hockey player Griffin Reinhart and Grant Connell, a three-time Wimbledon's doubles finalist, won the VanOpen Pro-Am Tourney, one of five events leading up to the Odlum Brown VanOpen Tournament. Fiachra Lennon, tennis professional at Jericho Tennis ...
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WATCH: Mark Geary releases video for his upcoming new single

hotpress.com - 15 May 2017
The acclaimed singer songwriter has been working on his first studio album in five years, having toured all over Europe and the US, building his fan base and honing his craft. The album is being produced in France by Karl Odlum, who also produced his ...
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Fred UnLEEshed: May 9, 2017

Vancouver Courier - 09 May 2017
Monarch Burger is the newest concept by renowned restaurateur Robert Belcham. The owner of Campagnolo and Upstairs at Campagnolo a few doors down, Belcham has collaborated with The American to bring burgers to the cool and growingly trendy pub strip ...
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Megölte tervezőjét a Brooklyn híd

24.hu - 24 May 2017
Május 30-án egy erős szélroham kissé megmozdította az építményt,mire tömegpánik tört ki, a menekülők 12 ezer embert tapostak halálra. A kedélyeket végül úgy sikerült megnyugtatni, hogy a Barnum Cirkusz tulajdonosa elefántjaival vonult át a hídon. Aztán ...
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12 Mamaroneck Area Students Named Merit Semifinalists

Patch.com - 17 Sep 2017
Hennessy, Madison E. Bronxville. BRONXVILLE H. S.. Barker, Allison S. Carmel. CARMEL H. S.. DiPierro, Karissa L. Chappaqua. HORACE GREELEY H. S.. Doppelt, Eric A. Gautreau, Violet D. Klepper, Amanda R. Luo, Jennifer Y. McAfee, Kevin A. Meakem, Samantha ...
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World games the target for Seamus following sporting success

Newark Advertiser - 13 Oct 2017
A teenager with a restricted growth condition is proving to be a top player in the world of boccia. Seamus Morrison, 16, of Sutton-on-Trent, started playing five years ago with the Dwarf Sports Association (DSA) a UK organisation for children and ...
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Il ponte di Brooklyn, ottava meraviglia del mondo

Corriere della Sera - 24 May 2017
ALLA PROVA DEGLI ELEFANTI – Con le sue 1,13 miglia (1.825 metri), era il ponte sospeso e tenuto da tiranti in acciaio più lungo del mondo. Per questo viene ricordato come “Ottava meraviglia“. Nonostante la magnificenza, in molti temevano che non fosse ...
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Odlum's late miss lets Carlow off the hook

Irish Independent - 09 Mar 2015
Carlow pulled two points clear, but were unable to put the Wicklow challenge away as a brace of Dean Odlum points had the game tied again on 53 minutes. It was pretty much point for point to the end of the game, with a superb Carlow point from Sean ...
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Basketball scores and stats for Feb. 10

Lansing State Journal - 11 Feb 2017
WAVERLY 57, DEWITT 40. DELTA TWP. -- Jaden Sutton knew it was good. As he released a shot from just beyond half-court as the first half was about to end, the Waverly senior figured guard it was going in. And he was correct. Suttons buzzer-beating 3 ...

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