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De Pere, Wisconsin

De Pere is a city located in Brown County, United States. The population was 23,800 at the 2010 census. De Pere is part of the Green Bay Metropolitan Statistical Area. At the arrival of the first European, Jean Nicolet, who visited the place in 1634–1635, De Pere was the site of a polyglot settlement of several thousand attracted by the fishing at the first rapids of the Fox River. In 1671 French Jesuit explorer Père Claude-Jean Allouez founded the St. Francis Xavier Mission at the last set of rapids on the Fox River before it enters Lake Michigan; the site was known as Rapides Des Pères. De Pere consisted of the community on the east side of the river. St. Norbert College, which abuts the banks of the Fox River on the city's west side near the Claude Allouez Bridge, was founded by Norbertine Abbot Pennings in 1898. De Pere has several areas on the National Register of Historic Places. North Broadway Street Historic District is listed as #83003368. Large homes line Broadway, Ridgeway Blvd. Morris, Franklin, Cass and Wisconsin Streets near the Fox River.

The De Pere Lock and Dam Historic District was added in 1993. The Randall Avenue Historic District was added in 2007; the Edwin and Jennie Gutknecht House was listed in 2015. The St. Norbert College Historic District was added to the list in 2018. De Pere is located at 44°26′46″N 88°4′27″W. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 12.30 square miles, of which 11.58 square miles is land and 0.72 square miles is water. As of the census of 2010, there were 23,800 people, 9,254 households, 5,869 families living in the city; the population density was 2,055.3 inhabitants per square mile. There were 9,742 housing units at an average density of 841.3 per square mile. The racial makeup of the city was 94.0% White, 0.9% African American, 1.2% Native American, 1.5% Asian, 0.7% from other races, 1.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.1% of the population. There were 9,254 households of which 33.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.4% were married couples living together, 9.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 4.1% had a male householder with no wife present, 36.6% were non-families.

29.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.8% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 2.97. The median age in the city was 33.7 years. 23.8% of residents were under the age of 18. The gender makeup of the city was 47.9% male and 52.1% female. As of the census of 2000, there were 20,559 people, 7,724 households, 5,020 families living in the city; the population density was 1,938.4 people per square mile. There were 7,993 housing units at an average density of 753.6 per square mile. The racial makeup of the city was 96.71% White, 0.54% African American, 0.92% Native American, 0.75% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.19% from other races, 0.86% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.98% of the population. There were 7,724 households out of which 33.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.2% were married couples living together, 7.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 35.0% were non-families.

27.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.5% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 3.04. In the city, the population was spread out with 24.5% under the age of 18, 14.8% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 18.5% from 45 to 64, 11.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females, there were 93.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.6 males. The median income for a household in the city was $50,282, the median income for a family was $61,688. Males had a median income of $39,710 versus $27,166 for females; the per capita income for the city was $24,013. About 2.3% of families and 4.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.2% of those under the age of 18 and 5.4% of those 65 and older. De Pere is represented by Mike Gallagher in the United States House of Representatives, by Ron Johnson and Tammy Baldwin in the United States Senate.

Robert Cowles and Dave Hansen represent De Pere in the Wisconsin State Senate, while Andre Jacque, David Steffen, John Macco represent De Pere in the Wisconsin State Assembly. De Pere has a mayor-council form of government; the mayor is elected. The city council consists of two elected from each of four districts. All elected officials serve two-year terms. De Pere is served by two school districts; the Unified School District of De Pere has the following schools: De Pere High School De Pere Middle School Foxview Intermediate School Dickinson Elementary School Heritage Elementary School Altmayer Elementary SchoolThe School District of West De Pere has the following schools: West De Pere High School West De Pere Middle School Westwood Elementary School Hemlock Creek Elementary School Phantom Knight Charter SchoolDe Pere private schools: Notre Dame of De Pere Our Lady of LourdesDe Pere is home to St. Norbert College, a private Roman Catholic liberal arts college. Syble Hopp is a school for children ages 3–21 y

George Washington Glick

George Washington Glick was the ninth Governor of Kansas. George Washington Glick was raised on his father's farm near Ohio, he saw no action. At age 21 he entered the law offices of Hayes. Glick formed a partnership with Alfred P. Otis, he served as a Union soldier in the 2nd Kansas Infantry during the Civil War. Elected to the Kansas State Legislature in 1862, he served for 14 of the next 18 years and was Speaker pro tempore in 1876, he served in both houses of the state legislature. Glick considered "just and expert" by his colleagues, he was elected Governor in 1882 and served until 1885. Legislation enacted during his tenure included the creation of a railroad commission, a "good roads" law, reassessment of tax laws, the establishment of a livestock sanitary commission, he was appointed pension agent in Topeka by President Grover Cleveland. After 15 years of civic service, George Glick was forced to abandon his political career because of a throat infection that nearly destroyed his ability to speak.

He continued, however, as an attorney for various railroads. He managed his farm and served as a charter member and first vice president of the Kansas Historical Society. Glick died in 1911 in Kansas. In 1914, the state of Kansas donated George Washington Glick, a marble statue, to the U. S. Capitol's National Statuary Hall Collection as one of its two allowed entries; the statue was sculpted by Charles Niehaus, who sculpted seven other statues for the collection, including Kansas's other entry, Senator John J. Ingalls in 1905. In 2003, Kansas became the first state to replace a statue when it replaced Glick with a bronze of former president Dwight D. Eisenhower. Glick's statue was moved to the Kansas History Center in Topeka. Glick speeches on State Library of Kansas web site Publications concerning Kansas Governor Glick's administration available via the KGI Online Library. George Washington Glick at Find a Grave

Are You Now or Have You Ever Been

"Are You Now or Have You Ever Been" is episode 2 of season 2 in the television show Angel. Written by Tim Minear and directed by David Semel, it was broadcast on October 3, 2000, on the WB network. In the episode, Angel recalls a traumatic experience during the 1950s at the Hyperion Hotel; the episode is a fan favorite and was a personal favorite of actor David Boreanaz. Writer Tim Minear said it was enjoyable for him to write the episode though he preferred writing longer story arcs that unfolded over the course of an entire season. Angel asks Cordelia to look into the mysterious history of the abandoned Hyperion Hotel. A photograph of the hotel blends into an action shot of the hotel exterior during the 1950s, as the manager sends the bellhop upstairs to give the guest in 217 his weekly bill; the bellhop nervously makes his delivery runs downstairs, as Angel- the feared occupant of 217 -opens the door. As the House Un-American Activities Committee hearings blare on a TV, Angel strolls through the lobby and the manager turns away an African-American family, telling them that the hotel has no vacancies.

On the second floor, heading towards his room, he observes a man banging on a door. In the background, two men share a furtive romantic moment outside a room door. Back in his room, Angel finds a woman pretending to be a maid; when Angel calls her bluff, she tells him that she's hiding from her boyfriend, the man earlier seen banging on a door. Angel helps her hide from him. In the present, Angel visits the now-abandoned Hyperion. While doing research with Wesley, Cordelia discovers that the property is a historical landmark, but that it has been plagued by strange events since it was built. Cordelia spots Angel in a 1952 photograph of the hotel lobby, Wesley realizes that Angel has a personal connection to the Hyperion. In 1952, the salesman in the room next to Angel's listens to a record, talks to someone unseen holds a gun to his head. Angel hears a gunshot and the record skipping, drinks his glass of chilled blood without reacting; when the manager and bellhop discover the salesman's suicide, the manager hears a demonic voice whispering, "They'll shut you down," and instructs the bellhop not to call the police.

They hide the body in a meat locker. That night, the guests gather at Griffith Observatory, where they discuss the suicide and wonder why the police haven't been notified. Judy tries to thank Angel; the next day, the guests continue to discuss the salesman, questioning if he might have been murdered. Upstairs, when Angel comments on Judy's agitation, she confesses the man banging on the door was a PI sent by the bank from which she stole money, she was fired from the bank when they found out that, although she "passes" as white, she is part African American. Her fiancé left her when he found out. Angry at the bank, she stole the money, but has not spent any of it, Judy regrets her decision to steal. Angel replies that "fear makes people do stupid things," clarifies he was referring to her employers; as Angel stashes Judy's bag of money in the basement, he hears whispering and realizes something in the hotel is making people paranoid. In the present and Wesley find newspaper reports of the bellhop's execution for the salesman's murder, an article about Judy with the headline, "Search Called Off — Fugitive Woman Believed Dead."

Down in the basement, Angel once again hears the whispering. He contacts the others, announcing the hotel hosts a Thesulac demon that whispers to its victims feeds on their insecurities, he says he knows the ritual to make it corporeal so that it can be killed. In 1952, Angel returns from a bookstore; when the guests turn on her, she points them towards Angel, announcing that he has blood in his room. Everyone attacks Angel, except Judy. Angel is dragged into the hallway; the crowd cheers slowly wonders what they've done. When everyone leaves, Angel drops to the lobby floor. On the stairs, the Thesulac demon becomes corporeal, her pain at what she has done to Angel has made her "a meal that will last a lifetime". The demon says, "There's an entire hotel here just full of tortured souls that could use your help." Angel replies, "Take them all.", abandoning Judy and the rest of the residents to their fate. In the present, Cordelia and Gunn arrive at the Hyperion and, after performing the spell to make the Thesulac corporeal, Angel electrocutes it with the exposed wires of the fuse box.

Angel heads upstairs and finds Judy, now old, still in her room, where she has served as the Demon's "room service" since 1952. She says the voices are gone, asks Angel if it is safe to go out, he tells her it is. She tells Angel that she is sorry she got him killed and asks his forgiveness, he assures her she tells her that he forgives her. She passes away. Angel returns announces that they're moving in. Wesley reminds Angel that evil things have happened in the hotel, but Angel tells him that all of, in the past; this is another episode by writer Tim Minear. "He's cynical, I-don't-get-involved guy, I thought, a interesting place to

Your Heart Breaks

Your Heart Breaks is an indie rock band from Seattle, Washington led by artist and musician Clyde Petersen. The group was formed in Bellingham, Washington in 1998. Petersen is transgender and his songwriting on album Drone Butch Blues explores queer themes; the rest of the lineup of the group is fluid, however common collaborators include Karl Blau, Lori Goldston, Kimya Dawson, Kyle Field, Dylan Carlson and Adrienne Davies. Your Heart Breaks was started by Petersen in Bellingham, Washington in 1998 whilst studying film production and stop motion animation at Western Washington University; the band released multiple albums, either by self-releasing or through small independent labels, throughout the 2000s. In July 2016, in honour of cartoonist and musician Geneviève Castrée who had passed, Petersen released From Mount Eerie, it had been recorded in 2008 whilst Petersen had been staying at Castrée and her husband Phil Elverum's house. The music produced was so sad. In October 2016 Petersen released Torrey Pines, a film he had written and animated over the previous three years.

The soundtrack for, recorded by Your Heart Breaks and several other collaborators - including Chris Walla. On 19 April 2019 the band released album Drone Butch Blues on Sofaburn Records. A concept album inspired by the writings of LGBTQI authors, it explores an array of stories surrounding the queer community in the 20th Century; the lyrical themes include forbidden love, the impact of AIDS, rebellion, as well as snippets of Petersen's own life. Kittens - Self-released Re-released Tales from the Gimli Hospital - MASA Records New Ocean Waves - Plan-It-X Records/MASA Records Sailor System - Don't Stop Believin' Records Love Is A Long Dark Road - Mighty Mo Records/Lost Sound Tapes/Fiscal Year Records Harsh Tokes And Bong Jokes - This Will Be Our Summer / Lost Sound Tapes America - Self-released My Side Of The Mountain with Rae Spoon - Self-released From Mount Eerie - Self-released Torrey Pines - Self-released Drone Butch Blues - Sofaburn Records

Sirius (synchrotron light source)

Sirius is a diffraction-limited storage ring synchrotron light source at the Laboratório Nacional de Luz Síncrotron in Campinas, São Paulo State, Brazil. It has a circumference of 518.4 metres, a diameter of 165 metres, an electron energy of 3 GeV. The produced synchrotron radiation covers the range of infrared, ultraviolet and X-ray light. Costing R$1.8 billion, it was funded by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Communication and the São Paulo Research Foundation. Discussion started in 2008, initial funding of R$2 million was granted in 2009. Construction started in 2015, is due to open in 2018. With its construction near the end, Sirius will be the second particle accelerator in Brazil, next to the UVX operator by the LNLS. Brazil and Argentina are the only countries in South America to operate particle accelerators; the tool will be used to understand the atomic structure of substances with which scientists are going to work, which can help in the development of new drugs, in the enhancement of materials used in construction, oil exploration and in many other areas.

The 68,000-square-meter building will house a circumferential 500-meter facility. To protect people from the radiation released by machine operation, designed to be the most advanced of its kind in the world, the whole will be shielded by 1 kilometer of concrete walls. A barrier of 1.5 meters thick and 3 meters high. The investment in the project is R$1.8 billion, the most ambitious scientific project made in Brazil. It is expected to be completed by 2018 and operating by 2019, although its project is expected to be fulfilled in 2020. According to project scientists, Sirius will have the ability to project matter under pressure equivalent to that of the planet's Jupiter nucleus, being the first particle accelerator with such capacity Official website

Middlemore railway station

Middlemore railway station is on the Southern Line and Eastern Line of the Auckland railway network in New Zealand. The station has side platforms on the northbound and southbound lines connected by a pedestrian level crossing at the south end of the platforms. Access to the station is via Hospital Road: it is next to Middlemore Hospital. In September 2007, Counties Manukau District Healthboard, ARTNL and ARTA opened a new railway footbridge and staff walkway at the station; the footbridge provides safer access to Middlemore Hospital from the staff carpark. Transdev Auckland, on behalf of Auckland Transport, operates suburban services to Britomart, Manukau and Pukekohe via Middlemore; the typical weekday off-peak timetable is: 6 tph to Britomart, consisting of: 3 tph via Glen Innes 3 tph via Penrose and Newmarket 3 tph to Manukau 3 tph to PapakuraBus routes 314 and 321 serve Middlemore Station. List of Auckland railway stations