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    too fragile, brittle, or didn't look quite right. The Liberty Bell was first rung to celebrate the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence. When the Civil War finally ended, Americans were searching for something to symbolize unity and freedom. The Liberty Bell became just that. The Liberty Bell traveled around America, bringing help to those who survived the war and everyone else. A couple of weeks before the British completely occupied Philadelphia, which was in October of 1777, all bells, including the Liberty Bell, were removed from the city. Although the Liberty Bell was removed from Philadelphia, it didn’t get melted like it was supposed to. Instead it was hidden under the floorboards of the Zion Reformed Church in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Unfortunately, the bell is now unable to ring and was first name to be when it cracked during the celebration of George Washington's Birthday and 1846. Liberty Bell has traveled around the world, making history and it certainly isn’t going to stop making history now. The Liberty Bell is a very popular tourist destination for American citizens and anyone visiting America. The Liberty Bell is located at 526 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the Liberty Bell Center. The Liberty Bell Center is across the street from Independence Hall and the Historic Philadelphia Center. The Liberty Bell Center is open from nine o'clock in the morning to five o’clock at night, from September to May. Admission is free and you…

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    Allentown is a sad song about the rapid decline in the economy, culture, and overall quality of life in Allentown Pennsylvania due to the closure of Bethlehem Steel the area main source. Billy Joel from nearby New York was aware of the downfall of Allentown when he would play the concerts there for his blue-collar fan base of the late 1970's and early 1980's. The song reaches #17 on the pop chart. With a lot of time for/of their hands since the closing of Bethlehem Steel as well as a lot of…

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    Allentown School District or ASD has always struggled with internal conflicts, however, this year has been significantly worse. In this year alone, ASD has experienced in school riots, threats of teacher strikes, student walk outs, and to make matters worse, threats of freezing educator salaries. About two weeks ago, Trexler Middle School experienced a student riot where the eighth grade class assaulted teachers and other students. The police had to be involved and from this event alone, we can…

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    As I walked through the front doors of Allentown Central Catholic High School, I felt a sudden rush of panic. Everything I had once seen and had once been familiar with in middle school quickly vanished into thin air. I was terrified, not because I thought I was going to get lost, but because I knew that every little quiz I took, every little paper I wrote, and every exam I labored over would now count toward my ultimate goal of getting into a prestigious university. I wasn’t scared of new…

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    Niagara Falls Upon arriving to the Allentown Art Museum I had a slight idea of what I was looking for. My initial plan was to simply find a piece of artwork that I was immediately drawn to, because it would mean that it was something I wanted to learn more about. Interestingly enough, prior to this museum, I had never been to art museum. Walking through I was mesmerized by various paintings, and also turned away by numerous others. This was to be expected; however, the one artwork that I found…

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    Oldcastle Precast Mid-Atlantic Group is making change possible by raising donations and volunteering their time at the Allentown Rescue Mission, which aids and feeds the homeless, provides emergency shelter, and offers programs to aid the homeless transition to being productive members of society. These services provide rehabilitation and restoration for people in crisis. On October 15th, 2016, employees from Oldcastle Precast Mid-Atlantic volunteered to help prepare the dinner, assist the…

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    Essay On Rent A Dumpster

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    the paint inside your truck from sharp objects. There are some aspects to trash bin rentals that you'll need to be aware of while planning your renovations. Allentown, PA Dumpster Permit Requirements The city has several building permit laws that you'll need to be aware of before getting your project underway. There currently is not a specific Allentown dumpster permit, which means you can rent a…

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    The Odyssey Movie Essay

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    Odyssey into a feature film, the theme of the film would be a young high school freshmen trying desperately to get over the heartbreak of her last relationship. She had a boyfriend for two years and found him cheating on her at a party on their two year anniversary. She thankfully has her two best friends to help her through the obstacles that are just the aftermath of her heart break and that will finally get her back on her feet. The Odyssey should be made into this type of feature film…

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    My church, Cedar Crest Bible Fellowship, partners with Lighthouse Church to hold a week-long day camp for the children of Allentown. Starting Monday, a group of adults and teens dressed in coordinated colorful t-shirts run programs for kids to join in Roosevelt Park. I have volunteered every summer since ninth grade and have never regretted it. In the mornings, I help with All-Sports and play various team games with kids from kindergarten all the way to sixth grade. Groups rotate through…

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    now drive past. With those trees in my rearview mirror, I continued north towards Muhlenberg College in Allentown Pennsylvania, reflecting back to where my environmental interests first took root. As a student-athlete at Muhlenberg, when I wasn’t learning in class or training on the soccer field, I was engaging with my community through various leadership roles. Early on in my undergraduate career, I joined Muhlenberg’s Environmental Activism Team (EnAcT), a student organization dedicated to…

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