RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Libraries

A collection of news and information related to Libraries published by this site and its partners.

Top Libraries Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Final proposals submitted for Obama presidential library

    The Barack Obama Foundation received final proposals on Thursday from four universities to host the U.S. president's future library, the foundation said. Of those four, two are in Chicago, Obama's hometown where Rahm Emanuel, the president's former chief...
  • FCC increases funding to boost Internet speeds at schools, libraries

    FCC increases funding to boost Internet speeds at schools, libraries
    In a partisan vote, the Federal Communications Commission approved a major increase in funding — $1.5 billion — to help give schools and libraries high-speed Internet access. Democrats and Republicans agreed on the need to expand broadband...
  • All Together Now at Howard library branches

    Central Library 10375 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. 410-313-7860. •All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes. •Blue Box Companions. Sat., Dec. 13, 2 p.m. Join fellow Whovians for games, talk and jelly...
  • Crescenta Valley Briefs: CV Town Council committee to meet; Discussion on teen dating

    The Crescenta Valley Town Council Land-Use Committee will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11 in the community room at La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta. The meeting is open to the public. Anyone attending should enter...
  • U. of C. sees tough competition from New York for Obama library

    U. of C. sees tough competition from New York for Obama library
    The official heading up the University of Chicago bid to host the Barack Obama presidential library said Wednesday that the biggest threat to bringing the facility to Chicago's South Side comes from New York. While there is serious competition from...
  • Crime Reporter To Talk At New Jewish Book Festival

    Crime Reporter To Talk At New Jewish Book Festival
    Hank Phillippi Ryan knows news, and she knows crime. As a longtime investigative reporter for Channel 7 news, the NBC affiliate in Boston, she has won 32 EMMYs, 12 Edward R. Murrow awards and many other honors. Ryan also is an author of award-winning...
  • Polar Express ride goes off without a hitch

    Every year local children go to Kent Memorial Library to climb aboard the Polar Express and take a magical journey to the North Pole and meet Santa Claus. Even though the library is closed for renovations, the event went on as usual, this time at Second...
  • Library Task Force is given six more months to keep working

    Library Task Force is given six more months to keep working
    Faced with some challenges when it comes to getting a new library for Winter Park, city commissioners voted to extend the life of the Library Task Force for another six months. The challenge is that while the commissioners agreed that Winter Park...
  • Morton restaurant family restore mansion to former glory

     Morton restaurant family restore mansion to former glory
    An 1890s Tudor mansion with an interior decorator for an owner isn't the first place you'd picture a Ms. Pac-Man arcade game blinking in the living room and kids whizzing through the oak-paneled foyer on skateboards. "We have a very casual lifestyle,...
  • Community invited to Chanukah celebration Dec. 23

    Community invited to Chanukah celebration Dec. 23
    Celebrate the eighth night of Chanukah with latkes, gelt, live music, stories, prizes and more at the amphitheater at The Shops at Boca Center, located at 5050 Town Center Circle in Boca Raton. The community event, taking place Dec. 23, will begin with...
  • Merv Griffin, often overlooked, gets DVD set and Paley Center tribute

    Merv Griffin, often overlooked, gets DVD set and Paley Center tribute
    He may not have the enduring popularity of Johnny Carson, but Merv Griffin's charm, wit and intelligence made the talk-show host one of the masters of the genre. Just as contemporary talk shows feature actors, musicians and celebrity chefs hawking their...