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Creative Cooking at the Fancy Food Show

Monday, July 7th, 2014
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What happens when you bring together over 40,000 food industry people (from distributors to retailers, importers to exporters and more) and roughly 2,730 exhibitors showcasing

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Fireworks

Celebrate July 4th in Our Nation’s Capital

Friday, July 4th, 2014
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How will you celebrate July 4th? At the beach? Camping in the mountains? Going to the movies? Shopping the sales? Whatever you do, plan to

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American Weirdness: Prairie Wind, Part One
Kansas City, MO

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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After we were waylaid by the winter storms in December 2013 – on the day we were planning to head up to Albuquerque and revel

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Comedy

Operation Renewed Hope Foundation Joins with
Comedy for a Cause to Help Homeless Vets

Thursday, June 26th, 2014
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Homelessness is no laughing matter, particularly when the homeless are men and women who have served their country. Yet there will be plenty of laughs

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George Washington: Entrepreneur –
A Visit to His Distillery & Gristmill

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
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Visitors to the Washington, D.C. area place Mount Vernon, George Washington’s home, high on their list of sites to visit. (See our previous story.) But

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Hotel des Artistes – As Avant Garde Architecturally
As Those Who Once Lived There

Saturday, June 21st, 2014
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Today coops dot every street in New York, but back in 1903 when two artists, Walter Russell and Howard Pile, collaborated on the concept as

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American Weirdness: Bringing It All Back Home – Indiana

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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My child-hood home I see again, And gladden with the view; And still as mem’ries crowd my brain, There’s sadness in it too– O memory!

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Dad's Pocket Watch

Happy Father’s Day!

Sunday, June 15th, 2014
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Mothers got there first. After President Woodrow Wilson signed a declaration making the second Sunday in May a special day for mothers, individuals in many

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