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United States publisher who founded a printing shop that became an important book publisher (1823-1895)

a town in northwest Michigan on the Upper Peninsula

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BOSTON -- Global education leader Houghton Mifflin Harcourt today announced that it will be donating 5,000 books to children and families attending the Boston Public Schools 2nd Annual Back-to-School Jamboree on Saturday, September 5, 2009, at Boston's City Hall Plaza.
A disciplinary panel in Coventry heard Houghton initially denied the claims but later admitted that his actions were "sexually motivated".
Some documents alleging that Houghton is not paying child support for two children he fathered while still married to Meleasa Houghton recently surfaced online.
Houghton and George Mifflin, whose firm published as Houghton Mifflin Company from 1880 until the 2007 acquisition of Harcourt Publishing.
Houghton made it through two qualifying competitions to get to the championship and cook against two other Air Force finalists--all with the hopes of winning the Air Force challenge.
Houghton verbally abused her and threw the glass at the bar - the shards going into Mrs Kirkbride's eye.
According to a Gulf Oil statement, an agreement was signed for the acquisition by its wholly- owned subsidiary in the UK on Tuesday with a US- based private equity fund that owns Houghton.
Children from Houghton's Bernard Gilpin School, the King and Queen of Eventide, and professional artists who are working with local children to make special parade lanterns, joined the Houghton Feast Steering Group to put the finishing touches to this week's opening ceremony.
Houghton, who claimed to have been driven by "voices" to betray Britain, copied files, memory sticks and a hard drive.
HOUGHTON V REDCAR THE game started with pressure from the kick off from Houghton as Redcar failed to tidy up the kick and it went out for a line out in the Redcar 22.
Roodle 2nd, Salisbury, 5f, Wednesday 2 b f Xaar-Roodeye (Inchinor) Trainer Eve Johnson-Houghton Owner Mrs R F Johnson-Houghton Breeders Mrs J Johnson-Houghton & Mrs RF Johnson- Houghton Forest Crown 3rd, Salisbury, 6f, Wednesday 2 b f Royal Applause-Wiener Wald (Woodman) Trainer Ralph Beckett Owner The Eclipse Partnership Breeder Car Colston Hall Stud Both Roddle and Forest Crown put in highly creditable debut performances behind Swan Wings in a juvenile fillies' maiden at Salisbury on Wednesday.
The 5-foot-7 Houghton finished fourth in the 119-pound class in the All-State wrestling meet to earn a spot on the Telegram & Gazette Super Team.
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Company and its parent company, Education Media and Publishing Group Limited, have announced that the acquisition of the Harcourt Education, Harcourt Trade and Greenwood-Heinemann divisions ("Harcourt") from Reed Elsevier has been completed by Houghton Mifflin.
Educational publisher Houghton Mifflin Company (Boston) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Harcourt Education (New York), Harcourt Trade and Greenwood-Heinemann divisions from Reed Elsevier (London) for $4 billion, including $3.
Houghton (16) offers some guidance in clarifying the scope of the motor vehicle exception as it relates to personal privacy.