from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Laurel, Arthur Stanley Jefferson Known as "Stan.” 1890-1965. British-born American comedian who with Oliver Hardy formed the first great comedy team of talking films. Their works include The Music Box (1932) and A Chump at Oxford (1940).
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- n. A 16-17 year old participant in the Young Women organization of the LDS Church.
- proper n. A female given name from the plant laurel.
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LAUREL "WEED WARRIORS," take gloves, hand tools and water, and help rangers remove non-native plants that threaten the natural habitat. 9 a. m.-noon, National Wildlife Visitor Center, Patuxent Research Refuge, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel.
LAUREL "WEED WARRIORS" PROGRAM, for age 13 and older, take gloves, hand tools and water and help rangers remove nonnative plants that threaten the wildlife habitat. 9 a. m.-noon, National Wildlife Visitor Center, Powder Mill Road (between Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Route 197), Laurel.
LAUREL BIRD WALK, for age 14 and older, a guided hike through the refuge; take binoculars and field guides. 7: 30-9: 30 a.m. Saturday and Sept. 18, National Wildlife Visitor Center, Powder Mill Road (between Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Route 197), Laurel.
LAUREL - The Laurel Police Department has charged a local man with attempted armed robbery in connection with Monday's attempted armed robbery that occurred at a Laurel convenience store.
LAUREL - A June 7 trial date has been set for the man accused of killing a 5-year-old Jones County boy as he exited a school bus near his home on Houston Road in Laurel.
LAUREL - More than 300 children and their families attended a NASA Family Art Day Saturday on the front lawn of the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in downtown Laurel.
LAUREL - Employees of United Water Company worked most of the day Monday repairing one of several sewer line problems in the City of Laurel.
LAUREL - When soldiers from the 184th Expeditionary Sustainment Command of the Mississippi Army National Guard in Laurel are deployed to Afghanistan in the fall, they will know that their families will be supported and encouraged by the citizens of Laurel and Jones County while they are away.
MT LAUREL - Mt Laurel residents moved one step closer toward establishing a permanent town library April 10, as hundreds of patrons celebrated the grand opening of the library's temporary location.
The famous soaps of Aleppo, Syria, are olive oil based and fragranced with bay laurel (laurus nobilis), and they are one of the inspirations, along with the Lebanese landscape, for Comme des Garçons + Monocle Scent Two: Laurel - henceforth referred to as "Laurel."
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