01.11.2012 [Patch.com] - On this day in 1765, the Stamp Act went into effect, causing widespread anger among American colonists, and spurring Braintree's own John Adams to deliver the Braintree Instructions, stirring revolution early on. 1. The School Committee meeting
17.10.2012 [Ventura County Star] - Photo by Ed Krieger, Contributed photo. Cabrillo Music Theatre's production of "1776" stars Steve Gunderson (from left) as Benjamin Franklin, Dan Callaway as Thomas Jefferson, Michael Andrew Baker as John Dickinson and Peter Husmann as John Adams.
26.10.2012 [Reading Eagle] - "DA John Adams was the first of several district attorneys that brought this to my attention," the Lehigh County Republican said during a press conference in Adams' office. "I thank the IRS for a quick response." Toomey said he wrote a letter to the
01.09.2012 [Palermo Online] - Ofrecerá dos coreografías, Organizing Demons, de Emmanuel Gat, y Tempo Vicino, de Lucinda Childs con música de John Adams. Las entradas gratuitas podrán retirarse en la Usina del Arte el domingo 2 a partir de las 11. Ballet Nacional de Marsella
01.11.2012 [Sky Hi Daily News] - Attributed to John Adams, second U.S. President “The fact that we are here today to debate raising America's debt is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the U.S. Government cannot pay its own bills. It is a sign that we now depend on
01.11.2012 [Massillon Independent] - It was dress-up day at Perry High, a chance for Gaetjens and 80 other teachers and staff to portray historical figures such as William McKinley, John Adams, Winston Churchill and Amelia Earhart. “Most of us chose someone in our own field,” said Debby
31.10.2012 [The Week Magazine] - The republic was just 24 years old when Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr squared off against President John Adams and Charles Pinckney. Yet electors gave both Jefferson and Burr — who were on the same ticket — 73 electoral votes apiece. Adams got
31.10.2012 [Dallas Observer] - Brian Gonzales, now a veteran of two Broadway shows, is back in town to play the lead, the "agitator" John Adams. Bryant Martin co-stars as Thomas Jefferson, with David Coffee as Ben Franklin, Christopher Curtis as John Dickinson, Kyle Cotton as Edward
22.10.2012 [NPR (blog)] - Twenty-five years ago today, Houston Grand Opera mounted the world premiere of Nixon in China, the first opera by a young composer named John Adams. Two days later, The New York Times described it as a "coy and insubstantial work" and "hardly a
22.10.2012 [Constitution Daily (blog)] - At the time, Vice President John Adams was pitted against another Founding Father, Thomas Jefferson, in a race to succeed George Washington as president. Phocion's letter was what we would today call an “attack ad.” The letter in the Gazette written by
14.09.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - The John Adams Spartans defeated the Midwood Hornets, 20-14, in a double-overtime thriller on Thursday, September 13 to kick off the second week of varsity football in the Public Schools Athletic League. Don't worry, there's plenty more excitement
30.10.2012 [The Moral Liberal] - John Adams was born OCTOBER 30, 1735. A Harvard graduate, he was admitted to the bar and married Abigail Smith in 1764. When the Revolution started, John Adams recommended that George Washington be the Commander-in-Chief and that Thomas
12.09.2012 [Yahoo! Sports] - John Adams Spartans (96) -- Junior Eldridge Edens tossed a pair of touchdowns, as John Adams (1-0) defeated the Grand Street Campus Wolves, 28-0. Senior Brandon Palmer had an interception and recovered a fumble for the Spartans, who share the No.
27.10.2012 [TimesLedger] - The performance was a major sign of maturity for a senior-laden group, following an up-and-down campaign a year ago. John Adams (10-1-1) finished third in the division last year before getting hot and making a run to the quarterfinals as the No. 20 seed.
30.10.2012 [Dearborn Press and Guide] - That dubious distinction clearly could be attached to any one of a handful of 19th century elections, starting with the race between Thomas Jefferson and incumbent John Adams in 1800. One in which a Jefferson supporter published pamphlets that
22.09.2012 [ThirdCoast Digest] - John Adams. Margaretta Mitchell photo courtesy of www.earbox.com. What compositional task could be more daunting than writing the official 9/11 piece for the New York Philharmonic? It fell to John Adams in early 2002, before the rubble had been cleared.
19.10.2012 [The Moral Liberal] - By Alan Caruba. I often wondered what it must have been like to have been the son of George H.W. Bush, the 41st President. The man had so many accomplishments in life that it must have been both inspiring and daunting, especially if you were George W.
25.09.2012 [OregonLive.com] - Oregon City Public Library, 606 John Adams St., Oregon City; free; http://www.orcity.org/library/event/banned-book-week-discussion-7pm or 503-657-8269. Concert: The Ellen Whyte Duo sings the blues, jazz, funk and ballads. Regular library services not
12.10.2012 [San Marcos Mercury] - I am supporting John Adams because he understands that we must prioritize women's and children's healthcare over petty politics. He is willing to stand up for us, and against a state legislature that votes to eliminate life-saving services to Texas women.
19.09.2012 [Town Hall] - John Adams got everything right except the date. “The Second Day of July 1776,” he wrote to his wife, “ought to be solemnized with Pomp and Parade, with [Shows], Games, Sports, Guns, Bells, Bonfires and Illuminations from one End of this Continent to
20.09.2012 [Town Hall] - It's a tradition that goes back at least to 1800, when John Adams and Thomas Jefferson were castigating each other. Op research is scarcely a new invention. Not even George Washington, Father of His Country, was immune to such attacks. The first
30.10.2012 [Cleveland Scene Weekly] - The school believes they should have landed a slot because Cleveland JFK forfeited a game against John Adams, although the actual mechanics of that situation aren't as simple as they sound. JKF and John Adams actually played, with the former topping
10.09.2012 [San Marcos Mercury] - As a former school board president in College Station now living in Austin, I met John Adams in a statewide leadership program for school board members. John served on the Dripping Springs school board, and he is a candidate for state representative in
12.09.2012 [Community Advocate] - Shrewsbury – On Wednesday, Oct. 3, the Friends of the Library will be presenting a special program entitled “Meet John Adams: A Lively and Revolutionary Conversation with America's Second President.” The Friends of the Shrewsbury Public Library will
17.09.2012 [SILive.com] - Advance File PhotoThe Orchestra of St. Luke'€™s will perform Beethoven's Septet in E-flat Major and John Adams'€™ €œ"John'€™s Book of Alleged Dances"€ in a free concert Saturday at Historic Richmond Town. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The Orchestra of
07.09.2012 [Fox 8] - CLEVELAND — Fox 8′s Friday Night Touchdown features 30 games every Friday night, but there were two teams that hit the gridiron on Thursday. John Hay and John Adams faced off at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday. The John Hay Hornets got on the board first
12.09.2012 [The Economist (blog)] - JOHN ADAMS, an American composer, conducted “Nixon in China” in Berlin on Monday. It was the first time his opera had been performed in the German capital. Last week, Mr Adams was in London for the BBC Proms, where it was staged for only the fourth
25.10.2012 [Akron Beacon Journal] - U.S. District Judge John Adams is considering a revised $837 million plan from the city of Akron to curtail its sewer discharges within 15 years. It is not known how soon the judge might rule on the proposed consent decree that is expected to boost