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Today in History with a Twist: October 29, 2013

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, founder and first President of the Republic of Turkey.  Empire No Longer!  1923 - After a series of wars that began in the late 1800's culminating with its defeat in World War I as member of the Central Powers the Ottomans were stripped of most of its territory.  A Turkish

Richland Library Closes for Staff Engagement Day

All Richland Library locations will be closed on Wednesday, October 30 for Staff Engagement Day. Each year, nearly 400 Richland Library employees from across the county come together for a day of learning and training to help enhance customers’ library experience.

Ghosts in Your Career?

“Ghosts don’t haunt us. That’s not how it works. They’re present among us because we don’t let go of them.” –Sue Grafton

Hearing voices, wracked with fear, unable to move… sounds like a horror film, right? These emotions actually describe the way many job seekers feel every day.

Today in History with a Twist: October 28, 2013

Road to Alaska!  1942 - The Alaska Highway (Alcan Highway) is completed through Canada to Fairbanks, Alaska.  The purpose of the highway was to connect Alaska to the rest of the United States.  It was originally proposed in the 1920s but Canada had no real interest in it due to the cost compared