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A moderately high-density, fine-grained, durable, strong hardwood of North America and Europe. Whitish to light red-brown in color; used for small wood-turned parts and flooring.
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Things were evened up when Murphy passed the ball into the net from 20 yards for a good finish but more sloppy defending gave Beechwood the opportunity to score two more goals before half time including another from renowned goal scorer Easton.
Their service done; Canada's military colours can find their final rest at Beechwood.
It's been the perfect way to celebrate Beechwood's 50th year at our clubhouse in Earlsdon, which has undergone a lot of changes over the years.
In a suit filed in Benton County Circuit Court by attorney Kael Bowling of Friday Eldredge & Clark in Fayetteville, Beechwood alleges that Silver has defaulted on its loan.
The video came to light after the Wishaw Press revealed care home owners, the Holmes Group, called in the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) when nurse Jacqueline Kelly stopped a Beechwood resident from leaving the dining room by trapping her chair in place.
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Maureen, a divorcee with no children, suffered a serious head injury after a fall and has lived at Beechwood for five years.
Cllrs TERESA HIGGINS and CHARLIE ROONEY, Labour, Longlands and Beechwood, Middlesbrough
Beechwood raced into a 4-0 half-time lead with Danny Seaman and Karl Barry netting two counters each.
Birbara, a rheumatologist at UMass Memorial Medical Center, said he has also commissioned a study on whether the Beechwood should expand.