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1 Parker Pen Geoffrey Parker reflects on the importance of the Parker Pen Exhibit (exhibit celebrating the 125th anniversary of the founding of the Parker Pen Company in Janesville sponsored by the Rock County Historical Society) This video produced by JATV's Duane Brewer received an Achievement award (think Silver medal) at the Best of the Midwest Video Festival sponsored by Wisconsin Community Media and the Alliance for Community Media. Three programs produced in partnership with Hedberg Public Library in the category of Public Service Announcements received awards, one of which was the Geoffrey Parker interview with Sue Braden, HPL reference librarian. 06 Nov 2013 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-WmYKLAU8o
2 Ryan, Paul Ryan says GOP need to pick its fights with Obama (photo caption: Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., arrives at the ceremonial swearing-in for President Barack Obama at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential inauguration in Washington, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013) ASSOCIATED PRESS, 26 Jan 2013, 2-page printed from internet https://www.yahoo.com/news/ryan-says-gop-pick-fights-obama-143418679--politics.html?ref=gs
3 Ryan, Paul How Paul Ryan thinks about Donald Trump THE WASHINGTON POST, 31 May 2016, 4-page printed from internet, pamphlet https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/wp/2016/05/31/how-paul-ryan-thinks-about-donald-trump/
4 Ryan, Paul Paul Ryan elected House speaker THE WASHINGTON POST online, 29 Oct 2015 https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/wp/2015/10/29/paul-ryan-set-to-be-elected-62nd-house-speaker/
5 Crime and criminals (Rock County) Before leading police on a manhunt, gun theft suspect allegedly mailed a manifesto to Trump WASHINGTON POST, 10 Apr 2017 washingtonpost.com https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2017/04/07/manhunt-underway-for-gun-theft-suspect-who-was-highly-agitated-by-national-politics-police-say/?utm_term=.58de41433101
6 Ryan, Paul Local Vision TV screen shot of Ryan introducing Tony Huml as Enterpreneur of the Year (Local Vision TV), Thursday, 24 Jan 2013 at Pontiac Convention Center, Forward Janesville awards dinner (photo) LOCAL VISION TV, 26 Jan 2013, 1-page printed from the internet, pamphlet https://www.facebook.com/LocalVisionTV/posts/148700311952129
7 Restaurants (Janesville) Well, Chinatown Buffet in Creston Park is no more. Stopped by today for dinner and there was a team inside tearing down the equipment. Apparently they moved to Chicago. [HPL staff tried local number and recording said number had changed but new number is 'unknown'.] JANESVILLE COMMUNITY PAGE, 03 Jun 2017, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/JanesvilleCommunityPage/?hc_ref=PAGES_TIMELINE&fref=nf
8 Ryan, Paul Paul Ryan's Freudian slip about destroying the health care system MOTLEY NEWS, 12 Mar 2013, 1-page printed from internet https://motleynews.net/2013/03/12/paul-ryans-freudian-slip-about-destroying-the-health-care-system/
9 Crime and criminals (Rock County) NEWS RELEASE: Captured - Joseph A. Jakubowski NIXLE 14 Apr 2017 nixle.com https://local.nixle.com/alert/5903791/?sub_id=4850435
10 Rock River Photo from the internet, hydroelectric plant on the Rock River at Monterey Dam [not able to verify website for accuracy] n.d. https://i.ytimg.com/vi/YEIqZcD-R6M/hqdefault.jpg


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