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Ris·ley

(riz'lē),
Samuel D., U.S. ophthalmologist, 1845-1920. See: Risley rotary prism.
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Sellers, Bernard Brazier, Rita Brazier; buyers, Charles Risley, Ladonna Risley; Contract; West 30Ft & & 7 Inches lot 4 & 5 All Lot 6 & 7 Citizens Addn Village of Ridgway.
Ms Sinha, who was previously governor at HMP Risley, in Warrington, takes the reins during a rocky period for the prison, after her predecessor Peter Francis was "removed" from his post when appalling conditions were revealed in a damning report.
Police interviewed staff at HMP Risley, near Warrington, Cheshire, last week.
Amy Bradley, school librarian at Risley Middle School in Brunswick, Ga.
Jen Risley, executive director of the Monadnock Buy Local, sought out individuals from other organizations in the region to help with the effort and filled out the application.
This context spurred Elg and the gallerists behind Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Andersen's Contemporary, and David Risley Gallery to form a fair together.
UXP Systems said that cable and media pioneers John Malone and John Risley have personally invested in the privately held company, to accelerate the growth of the business with telco, cable and satellite service providers.
557 new ordinary shares to be issued with entities controlled by Columbus director and co-founder John Risley, major shareholder John Malone and president, CEO and co-founder Brendan Paddick, giving them a stake of 36% in the enlarged entity.
Risley will partner with Cromwell Architects Engineers of Little Rock on the master plan.
Of the 308 Flintshire prisoners, the majority are based at Altcourse, Liverpool (133), followed by Stoke Heath, Shropshire (19), Risley, Warrington (14) and Styal, Wilmslow (12).
Students have been evacuated to Agnes Risley Elementary School while classes were canceled at Risley and Sparks Middle School, Washoe County School District officials said, adding that parents are being allowed to pick up children, but they must present photo identification.
Professor Risley and the Imperial Japanese Troupe: How an American Acrobat Introduced Circus to Japan--and Japan to the West tells how a world-famous American acrobat, "Professor" Risley, brought his "Imperial Japanese Troupe" to America and Europe in 1857, which helped begin a fad for Japanese popular culture overall.