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Shhh! Prohibition Party at the Woodrow Wilson Home

Monday, February 24th, 2014
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Have you had a Manhattan and a slice of pecan pie together? I hadn’t, but at a Speakeasy, it seems like the two are effortlessly

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Las Vegas’ Mob Museum Traces the
History of Organized Crime

Thursday, June 20th, 2013
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It seems appropriate that the Mob Museum is located in Las Vegas, a city once closely associated with organized crime. Even better, the museum is

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University Club Hosts Authors Night

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011
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For one evening, the University Club was transformed into Book Country as more than 35 of DC’s bestselling authors turned out to meet and greet

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Sally Standford: San Francisco’s Most Famous Madam

Saturday, February 12th, 2011
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Planning a trip to San Francisco? After seeing usual sites, (read our story in Living Around), seek out something unusual. Sally Stanford, the city’s most

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Lillie Langtry’s California Paradise

Sunday, March 28th, 2010
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Sandra Smires is Curator of The Lillie Langtry Collection and Former Langtry House Historian About 90 miles north of San Francisco, California, a beautifully restored 19th

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