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Before Downton Abbey There Was Foyle’s War

Friday, January 20th, 2012
by on Playing Around

World War I has come to Downton Abbey, the glorious mansion converted to a hospital to handle the overflow of injured British soldiers. For the

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War Horse Jumps from the Page,
To the Stage, to the Screen

Sunday, December 25th, 2011
by on Playing Around

War Horse, written by Michael Morpurgo, has been produced for the stage in Britain and the U.S., and now Steven Spielberg brings the story to

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Romantic Reads for Valentine’s Day — And Any Day

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
by on Reading Around

Rupert Brooke, the World War I poet, once wrote in thinking of his beloved, “Today, I have been happy. I held a memory of you.”

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Margaret Hoover–Cherished Legacy

Sunday, July 26th, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

Margaret Hoover has a last name with significant historical connotations—sometimes negative.  Nonetheless, it is a last name she is unequivocally proud to share. Her paternal

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