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Old 11-23-2010, 11:46 AM  
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Sister Cities

Anyone here know anything about the Sister Cities program?

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Do you know your sister City?

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Austin has ton, San Marcos, none.
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Old 11-23-2010, 06:06 PM  
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Bellevue Washington has a few
Hualien, Taiwan
Kladno, Czech Republic
Liepaja, Latvia
Yao, Japan
I don't know anything about any of them.
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Old 12-03-2010, 08:49 AM  
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We have one here in New Paltz. It's in Japan, but I don't recall the city's name.
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Old 12-06-2010, 01:30 PM  
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Those are cool.

On the list, it seemed like Japan was pretty active.
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Old 12-06-2010, 04:40 PM  
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I had no idea.

Richmond, VA

Olsztyn, Poland
Richmond upon Thames, United Kingdom
Saitama City (Urawa), Japan
Uijongbu, Korea, Republic of
Windhoek, Namibia
Zhengzhou, China

I really don't get the connection to any but the one in England.
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Old 12-07-2010, 11:39 AM  
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I had no idea.

Richmond, VA

Olsztyn, Poland
Richmond upon Thames, United Kingdom
Saitama City (Urawa), Japan
Uijongbu, Korea, Republic of
Windhoek, Namibia
Zhengzhou, China

I really don't get the connection to any but the one in England.
I would say that's the one I understand the least. We had a couple of wars with them. Only one with a couple of the others.
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Old 12-07-2010, 05:10 PM  
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I would say that's the one I understand the least. We had a couple of wars with them. Only one with a couple of the others.
Though we've been strong allies for years and I would be willing to bet Richmond is named after that Richmond.
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Old 12-08-2010, 02:54 PM  
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Though we've been strong allies for years and I would be willing to bet Richmond is named after that Richmond.
I would say more than likely.
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Old 12-10-2010, 06:56 PM  
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Yakima, Washington had one in Mexico. Some years ago I believe Yakima gave them a fire truck.

I have not heard about it for a long time now.
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