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Power of the people: Projects and startup firms seek crowd funding cash - Journal Times

Window Installers - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 20:14

Power of the people: Projects and startup firms seek crowd funding cash
Journal Times
Martin builds a wooden frame, insulated on the back side, and paints a painting on the front. She covers the painting with clear, broken glass that window installers have discarded — and normally must pay to dispose of. Martin applies grout to all ...

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Crockett Park memories: Windows you could raise, chicken wire you couldn't - Charlotte Observer

Glass Windows - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 13:43

Crockett Park memories: Windows you could raise, chicken wire you couldn't
Charlotte Observer
The press box had glass windows that you could raise, and chicken wire you couldn't. It was there to protect us against the hard foul balls that always seemed to whack into it with a head-rattling thud just as you were looking at your scorecard or ...

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Jigsaw Holidays Cotswold Cottages Announces Glass House – Available Now ... - PR Web (press release)

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 22:08

Jigsaw Holidays Cotswold Cottages Announces Glass House – Available Now ...
PR Web (press release)
The contemporary, detached eco-property has been furnished to the highest specifications and includes a large wood burning fireplace, a two-person steam room, claw bathtub, waterfront bedrooms and floor-to-ceiling full-width panoramic glass windows.

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Bookstores in Seattle Soar, and Embrace an Old Nemesis: Amazon.com - New York Times

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 19:30

Bookstores in Seattle Soar, and Embrace an Old Nemesis: Amazon.com
New York Times
The soon-to-be-Phinney is by no means a Goliath. At 1,200 square feet, and about 5,000 titles on the shelves, it is a retail space that might have once fit a five-and-dime. Glass windows open onto the street where other local businesses like Bluebird ...

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Q&A With Tova Mirvis, Author of 'Visible City': Glass, Strangers, and Cupcakes - Bustle

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 15:02

Q&A With Tova Mirvis, Author of 'Visible City': Glass, Strangers, and Cupcakes
Bustle
Stained glass windows are so fascinating because we can't see through them. They need light shed upon them. In the same way, people have parts of themselves that get hidden away. So stained glass is a perfect way to deal with the themes of the book.

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The Manchester-Irishman behind Westminster Abbey's stunning windows - Irish Post

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:07

Irish Post

The Manchester-Irishman behind Westminster Abbey's stunning windows
Irish Post
The artist had just won the job of designing and installing two giant stained glass windows in London's Westminster Abbey and the enormity of the project threatened to cloud his creativity. Respected within his trade, O'Donoghue had form working as a ...

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Airgun thugs target St James' Church in Finchampstead - Reading Post

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 00:53

Reading Post

Airgun thugs target St James' Church in Finchampstead
Reading Post
Horrified parishioners arrived at church to discover someone had been taking pot-shots at the stained glass windows. Three churches in the borough have been targeted in a week, with windows and a money box damaged in other incidents. Members of the ...

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Williamstown Preschool Finds Church a Good Fit - iBerkshires.com

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 23:38

iBerkshires.com

Williamstown Preschool Finds Church a Good Fit
iBerkshires.com
As stewards of the historic church, the preschool arranged for Lexan to be installed on the interior side of the stained-glass windows to prevent "damage from stray balls in the sanctuary," Hamblin said. "Sometimes we still call the gymnasium the ...

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PALM SUNDAY TWISTER: Community recalls deadly day 20 years ago when ... - The Times and Democrat

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 22:08

PALM SUNDAY TWISTER: Community recalls deadly day 20 years ago when ...
The Times and Democrat
In the days and months after the tornado there were always signs that God was still there, gifts from all over the world, Easter baskets for the church's children and stained-glass windows for the new church. “In every way imaginable, God whispered the ...

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Art meets the light in stained glass windows - Winston-Salem Journal

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 19:50

Art meets the light in stained glass windows
Winston-Salem Journal
Stained-glass windows offer a number of benefits for function and aesthetics. They provide homeowners with another way to include art and make a unique design statement reflecting the owner's taste and personality. Often, many houses with a similar ...

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One Spark Day Two - WJXT Jacksonville

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 16:34

One Spark Day Two
WJXT Jacksonville
THOUGH THEY WANT TO CREATE ALL THE CHANGES, THEY WANT TO KEEP THE HEART OF THE CHURCH LIKE HOW IT IS, ALL THE STAINED-GLASS WINDOWS AND THE WOODWORK THERE. EVEN THE ORGAN. THEY BELIEVE IT'S THE ...

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Robbers hit bank in north Harris County; may be second in 24 hours - abc13.com

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 15:28

abc13.com

Robbers hit bank in north Harris County; may be second in 24 hours
abc13.com
Authorities did not specify the method by which the employee was "struck." Deputies say this bank has been robbed before, and it has bullet proof glass windows. Detectives believe the suspects may have been involved in another robbery just yesterday ...

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Rita Moreno's California House Hunt - Wall Street Journal

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 15:26

Wall Street Journal

Rita Moreno's California House Hunt
Wall Street Journal
All of our rooms have full glass windows and face the bay. Most of the upper level is completely open. I told Regan I wanted as few walls as possible, which turned out to be frustrating since it's difficult to hang art. To the left of the entryway are ...

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Waterville police arrest man over stolen $400 gift card - Morning Sentinel

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:44

Morning Sentinel

Waterville police arrest man over stolen $400 gift card
Morning Sentinel
At the scene Thursday, police walked around the small Spring Street building, which has a glass door and large glass windows facing the street. The building is on the south side of the street and is adjacent to a building that borders both Spring and ...

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Nonprofit seeks to transform historic church - WJXT Jacksonville

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:35

WJXT Jacksonville

Nonprofit seeks to transform historic church
WJXT Jacksonville
Stake said the nonprofit wants to keep as much of the original church as it can, including the stained glass windows and woodwork, as well as the organ, which Stake believes is the church's original organ. Copyright 2014 by News4Jax.com. All rights ...

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What They Got - Toronto Star

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 12:39

Toronto Star

What They Got
Toronto Star
The backyard is low maintenance and has a handy garden shed with electrical power and stained glass windows.” Main floor has: living room/dining room with laminate floor and walkout to backyard; updated kitchen with breakfast bar and built-in speakers; ...

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Matisse's cut-outs - The Economist

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 09:37

Matisse's cut-outs
The Economist
No museum exhibition can capture the serenity and beauty of its stained-glass windows. Yet archival photos and preliminary designs for the windows and priestly robes—and the many exuberant works in the galleries that follow—testify to the tremendous ...

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Dominique Lévy and Galerie Perrotin Jointly Present Works by Pierre Soulages ... - Broadway World

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 09:33

Dominique Lévy and Galerie Perrotin Jointly Present Works by Pierre Soulages ...
Broadway World
The new museum complex will extend the public presence of Soulages' art in the Aveyron area of the Midi-Pyrénées region of Southern France, where in 1994 he completed a celebrated cycle of stained glass windows at the 8th century Romanesque ...

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Save 10 per cent on noise-reducing glass windows - Homes & Property

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 07:37

Homes & Property

Save 10 per cent on noise-reducing glass windows
Homes & Property
Tired of outside noise pollution ruining your peace and quiet at home? Wandsworth Sash Windows has just the answer. The company's resilient acoustic glass windows will reduce noise by up to half without compromising the traditional character of your ...

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Restaurant 'The Jane' Antwerp / Piet Boon - ArchDaily

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 05:44

Restaurant 'The Jane' Antwerp / Piet Boon
ArchDaily
... foam spatulas, sunflowers, devils, skulls, babies, Jezus on the cross, dice, apple cores, wrenches, ice cream cones, a canon, croissants, penguins, trophies, gas masks and birthday cakes portray a contemporary translation of the old stained-glass ...

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