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The Age
Melbourne Day 2016: could the world's most liveable city be even better?Melburnians love talking about their city almost as much as we love to hold for
Melbourne Day 2016: could the world's most liveable city be even better?
The Age / Posted 14 hours ago
Melburnians love talking about their city almost as much as we love to hold forth on the weather. We critique those things that get under our skin: the traffic, public transport, the rash of tall towers appearing on the skyline. And we adore being in... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
71 Fall festivals in metro PhoenixIt's autumn, time to celebrate arts, food, music and more Temperatures may be
71 Fall festivals in metro Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 hours ago
It's autumn, time to celebrate arts, food, music and more Temperatures may be only inching down the thermometer, but we're in the mood to get outside. Lucky for us, festival season is getting underway. From great ethnic food (we mean you, Greater... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Anna Chlumsky welcomes her second daughter with husband Shaun SoThe comedy festival running Thursday through Sunday in Los Angeles' Little Toky
Anna Chlumsky welcomes her second daughter with husband Shaun So
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 hours ago
The comedy festival running Thursday through Sunday in Los Angeles' Little Tokyo neighborhood is an Asian American comedy fest with a bill of more than 100 comics of Asian descent. You probably wouldn't know that from the name of the event: the... Read more
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J Weekly
celebrity jewsAt the movies: arms dealers and boxing Efraim Diveroli The film “War Dogs,” ab
celebrity jews
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
At the movies: arms dealers and boxing Efraim Diveroli The film “War Dogs,” about two young Jewish arms dealers who get a major government contract to supply weapons for American troops in Afghanistan, is based on a true story about Efraim Diveroli,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and moreWay, Bellevue (425-641-0080 or seattlehumane.org).Woodland Park Zoo ONGOING Da
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Way, Bellevue (425-641-0080 or seattlehumane.org).Woodland Park Zoo ONGOING Daily activities include baby gorilla Yola in the gorilla exhibit, 12:30-4:30 p.m., weather permitting; keeper talks, 11:30 a.m.; giraffe feeding experience, 10-11 a.m.... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
FogustWe're somewhere between our chilly summer and the bounty of fall arts offerings
Fogust
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
We're somewhere between our chilly summer and the bounty of fall arts offerings. For nightlifery, check out On the Tab in BARtab. Arts Festival @ Yerba Buena Gardens Weekend outdoor concerts of music, dance, poetry and more, thru October. Aug, 25:... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Chef Encourages Slurping At Mecha Noodle Bars In Fairfield, Norwalkand Norwalk, it's easy to forget you're in Fairfield County. Instead, you feel
Chef Encourages Slurping At Mecha Noodle Bars In Fairfield, Norwalk
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 3 days ago
and Norwalk, it's easy to forget you're in Fairfield County. Instead, you feel like you've been transported across the Pacific Ocean. His innovative pho and ramen dishes -- the eatery's motto is "slurping encouraged" -- have made him a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Fairfield Chef Encourages Slurping At Greenwich Wine + Food Festivaland Norwalk, it's easy to forget you're in Fairfield County. Instead, you feel
Fairfield Chef Encourages Slurping At Greenwich Wine + Food Festival
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 3 days ago
and Norwalk, it's easy to forget you're in Fairfield County. Instead, you feel like you've been transported across the Pacific Ocean. His innovative pho and ramen dishes -- the eatery's motto is "slurping encouraged" -- have made him a... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Investigation finds little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesPoliticians and voting rights advocates continue to clash over whether photo ID
Investigation finds little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
Politicians and voting rights advocates continue to clash over whether photo ID and other voting requirements are needed to prevent voter fraud, but a News21 analysis and recent court rulings show little evidence that such fraud is widespread. A... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Comedy Comedy Festival is meant to be funny funny, no matter who's telling the jokes (hint: they're Asian)The comedy festival running Thursday through Sunday in Los Angeles’ Little Toky
Comedy Comedy Festival is meant to be funny funny, no matter who's telling the jokes (hint: they're Asian)
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
The comedy festival running Thursday through Sunday in Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo neighborhood is an Asian American comedy festival, with a bill of more than 100 comics of Asian descent. But you wouldn’t know it from the name of the event: the Comedy... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Taste of Vietnam offers Asian flavors in Old Worthington A Taste of Vietnam has settled into a niche in the Old Worthington restaurant
Taste of Vietnam offers Asian flavors in Old Worthington
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
A Taste of Vietnam has settled into a niche in the Old Worthington restaurant scene already crowded with options for hungry diners. But that fact, and its location a bit out of view of High... Read more
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Torontoist
What to Check Out in Toronto August 22–28: Shakespeare in the Ruff, Open Roof Festival, and Keys N Krates Birthday PartyAugust 22, 2016 at 9:30 amculture As summer's close nears, we focus on screen
What to Check Out in Toronto August 22–28: Shakespeare in the Ruff, Open Roof Festival, and Keys N Krates Birthday Party
Torontoist / Posted 5 days ago
August 22, 2016 at 9:30 amculture As summer's close nears, we focus on screenings, Shakespeare, food and art festivals, and... Read more
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NBC News
Asian-American Population Surges, But Voter Turnout Still LacksEditor's Note: This report is part of a project on voting rights in America pro
Asian-American Population Surges, But Voter Turnout Still Lacks
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
Editor's Note: This report is part of a project on voting rights in America produced by the Carnegie-Knight News21 program. ST. PAUL, Minn. - Beth Vang grew up with a conflicted view of civic life. Vang, a 21-year-old college student, lives near St.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
With a cloud over 'Birth of a Nation,' which awards contenders might avert #OscarsSoWhite3?Nate Parker's blunt biographical drama “The Birth of a Nation” premiered at the
With a cloud over 'Birth of a Nation,' which awards contenders might avert #OscarsSoWhite3?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
Nate Parker's blunt biographical drama “The Birth of a Nation” premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January, 11 days after members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences came under fire for nominating only white actors for a second... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Quincy August Moon FestivalLooking for something to do? Quincy Asian Resources hosts the 29th annual Quinc
GO GUIDE: Quincy August Moon Festival
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
Looking for something to do? Quincy Asian Resources hosts the 29th annual Quincy August Moon Festival on Sunday. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. The 29th annual... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Making a cultural splash in LowellLOWELL -- Back during the inception of the Southeast Asian Water Festival, the
Making a cultural splash in Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
LOWELL -- Back during the inception of the Southeast Asian Water Festival, the Cambodian community in Lowell sought to bring a little piece of their home land to the Mill City. Now, 20 years later, the event has grown exponentially and, instead of... Read more
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Lowell Sun
S.E. Asian water fest makes a splash in LowellLOWELL -- Back during the inception of the Southeast Asian Water Festival, the
S.E. Asian water fest makes a splash in Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
LOWELL -- Back during the inception of the Southeast Asian Water Festival, the Cambodian community in Lowell sought to bring a little piece of their home land to the Mill City. Now, 20 years later, the event has grown exponentially and, instead of... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield FairLooking for something to do? The 149th Marshfield Fair opens its 10-day run at
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield Fair
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
Looking for something to do? The 149th Marshfield Fair opens its 10-day run at noon. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. SATURDAY The 149th Marshfield Fair is open noon... Read more
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Orange County Register
Sea lion sculpture gets home at Laguna Beach marine mammal centerLAGUNA BEACH – Truong Buu Giam reached around the neck of the blue fiberglass s
Sea lion sculpture gets home at Laguna Beach marine mammal center
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
LAGUNA BEACH – Truong Buu Giam reached around the neck of the blue fiberglass sea lion and gave it a good hug. “If we think about the animals’ habitat in the ocean and make it healthier, the world becomes better for us too,” the 68-year-old artist... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield FairLooking for something to do? The 149th Marshfield Fair opens its 10-day run at
GO GUIDE: Head to the Marshfield Fair
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
Looking for something to do? The 149th Marshfield Fair opens its 10-day run at noon. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. The 149th Marshfield Fair will begin today. The... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
China’s Screenwriters Are Finally Ditching Outdated SoftwareChina could become the world’s largest movie market as soon as 2017, but many o
China’s Screenwriters Are Finally Ditching Outdated Software
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
China could become the world’s largest movie market as soon as 2017, but many of its screenwriters are still using Microsoft Word to compose scripts. That is exactly why screenwriter and programmer Guy Goldstein decided to take his WriterDuet... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more765 E. Wonn Road, Greenbank; free (wagnwalk.org).Woodland Park Zoo ONGOING Dai
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
765 E. Wonn Road, Greenbank; free (wagnwalk.org).Woodland Park Zoo ONGOING Daily activities include baby gorilla Yola in the gorilla exhibit, 12:30-4:30 p.m., weather permitting; keeper talks, 11:30 a.m.; giraffe feeding experience, 10-11 a.m.... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Look at North Korea’s Surprising Beer SceneNorth Korea may lag far behind its Asian neighbors in nearly everything—economi
A Look at North Korea’s Surprising Beer Scene
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
North Korea may lag far behind its Asian neighbors in nearly everything—economic development, Olympic medals, and human rights, to name a few—but there’s at least one area where it remains competitive: beer. The capital city of Pyongyang is... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Check out an equestrian showLooking for something to do? The Silver Oak Jumper Tournament runs through Sund
GO GUIDE: Check out an equestrian show
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
Looking for something to do? The Silver Oak Jumper Tournament runs through Sunday at Fieldstone Show Park in Halifax. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Stage of reasonevents to choose from? Yes, it can. Can art fight back against ignorance? One c
Stage of reason
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
events to choose from? Yes, it can. Can art fight back against ignorance? One can hope. For nightlife events, check out On the Tab in BARtab. Alphabet Anthology @ Dog Eared Books Signing with local queer cartoonist contributors to the new book,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dance music producer Zhu goes from darkness into the lightSteven Zhu’s career has risen in reverse. His breakthrough 2014 single “Faded,
Dance music producer Zhu goes from darkness into the light
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
Steven Zhu’s career has risen in reverse. His breakthrough 2014 single “Faded,” a lithe, late-night house cut, took off before anyone knew anything about the artist going by the name Zhu. When the Bay Area-raised, now L.A.-based producer earned a... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at PizzapaloozaLooking for something to do? Local restaurants and shops compete for the title
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at Pizzapalooza
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
Looking for something to do? Local restaurants and shops compete for the title of best pizza in Weymouth on Wednesday. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Spotlights Coming of Age Stories in Film FestivalNewFilmmakers LA (NFMLA) showcase independent cinema from Los Angeles and acros
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles Spotlights Coming of Age Stories in Film Festival
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
NewFilmmakers LA (NFMLA) showcase independent cinema from Los Angeles and across the globe at the August 20th Film Festival in Downtown Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 16, 2016 NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) celebrates ​cinema from... Read more
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NBC News
Filmmaker Lulu Wang Is Proving Asian-American 'Stories Are Worthwhile'Bernadette Bürgi, had just moved to LA and needed to go," Wang, who was interni
Filmmaker Lulu Wang Is Proving Asian-American 'Stories Are Worthwhile'
NBC News / Posted 11 days ago
Bernadette Bürgi, had just moved to LA and needed to go," Wang, who was interning for a producer alongside Bürgi at the time, told NBC News. "I love Ikea. I was like, 'I wanna go eat Swedish meatballs. I'll take you.' We just made a day trip... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at PizzapaloozaLooking for something to do? Local restaurants and shops compete for the title
GO GUIDE: Try a pie at Pizzapalooza
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
Looking for something to do? Local restaurants and shops compete for the title of best pizza in Weymouth on Wednesday. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our... Read more
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Variety
New York Television Festival Announces Independent Pilot Competition SelectionsThis year, a record 63 pilots have been chosen from the largest pool of submiss
New York Television Festival Announces Independent Pilot Competition Selections
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
This year, a record 63 pilots have been chosen from the largest pool of submissions to date. The pilots, which will be presented to industry executives and TV fans at the 12th annual fest this October, are projects for television and digital... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Tour America's oldest churchLooking for something to do? Step back in time at Old Ship Church in Hingham.
GO GUIDE: Tour America's oldest church
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
Looking for something to do? Step back in time at Old Ship Church in Hingham. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. Old Ship Church, 90 Main St., Hingham, hosts daily... Read more
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Philly.com
CCP faces discrimination complaintsLinda D. Evans has worked as a part-time academic adviser at Community College
CCP faces discrimination complaints
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
Linda D. Evans has worked as a part-time academic adviser at Community College of Philadelphia for 18 years and has taught there as an adjunct professor almost twice as long. She's tried five times, most recently in April, to gain a full-time post... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Our Towns Calendar: 8-15● The Good Vibrations Drum Circle meeting at the Maumee Valley Unitarian Univer
Our Towns Calendar: 8-15
The Toledo Blade / Posted 12 days ago
● The Good Vibrations Drum Circle meeting at the Maumee Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 20189 N. Dixie Hwy., 7.-8:30 p.m. Aug. 24. Percussion instruments and improvising rhythms. Additional instruments available for use. No cost. Contact:... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Enjoy a concertLooking for something to do? Summer concerts continue Sunday night in Abington
GO GUIDE: Enjoy a concert
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
Looking for something to do? Summer concerts continue Sunday night in Abington and Hanover. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. The 49th annual Pembroke Arts Festival,... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
February 17, 2013open houses. St. Stephen School’s multi-age 3-5 Montessori Program Open House w
February 17, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
open houses. St. Stephen School’s multi-age 3-5 Montessori Program Open House will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. The Kindergarten Open House will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 6 p.m. St. Thomas Aquinas School’s Full Day and... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly Jazz scene is jumpin' againin a jazz joint - especially when you're still in high school and have no life.
Philly Jazz scene is jumpin' again
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
in a jazz joint - especially when you're still in high school and have no life. In 1987, I held my breath listening to the Divine One, Sarah Vaughan, perform at the Academy of Music, the velvet balcony seats digging into my shins. She... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Treat yourself to lobsterLooking for something to do? Churches in Plymouth and Pembroke will be serving
GO GUIDE: Treat yourself to lobster
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
Looking for something to do? Churches in Plymouth and Pembroke will be serving up lobster on Saturday. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. SATURDAY Lobster and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undiesBy any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undies
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
By any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but even Elle Macpherson needs a little, ahem, help. As the veteran supermodel prepares to re-launch her eponymous range of lingerie two years after she announced the end of... Read more
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WA Today
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undiesBy any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undies
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
By any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but even Elle Macpherson needs a little, ahem, help. As the veteran supermodel prepares to re-launch her eponymous range of lingerie two years after she announced the end of... Read more
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The Age
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undiesBy any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undies
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
By any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but even Elle Macpherson needs a little, ahem, help. As the veteran supermodel prepares to re-launch her eponymous range of lingerie two years after she announced the end of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undiesBy any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undies
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
By any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but even Elle Macpherson needs a little, ahem, help. As the veteran supermodel prepares to re-launch her eponymous range of lingerie two years after she announced the end of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh solidifies slate of events for fall, winterwinter | TribLIVE Summer's impending end need not be mourned as the end of t
Pittsburgh solidifies slate of events for fall, winter
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
winter | TribLIVE Summer's impending end need not be mourned as the end of things to do in and around Pittsburgh until spring arrives. A full fall schedule of festivals, events and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undiesBy any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but
Private Sydney: The Body Elle Macpherson gets another body to show off undies
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
By any measure, The Body is still looking pretty awesome at the age of 52, but even Elle Macpherson needs a little, ahem, help. As the veteran supermodel prepares to re-launch her eponymous range of lingerie two years after she announced the end of... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: See an original in Hinghaman original play by Scituate Drama Club co-director Tyrus Lemerande, on Friday
GO GUIDE: See an original in Hingham
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 15 days ago
an original play by Scituate Drama Club co-director Tyrus Lemerande, on Friday and Saturday at Hingham Town Hall, Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. South Shore... Read more
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The Age
The Olympics of racing, but Flemington could prove just as attractiveWill an "Olympic " champion strut his stuff and take out Australia's greatest r
The Olympics of racing, but Flemington could prove just as attractive
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
Will an "Olympic " champion strut his stuff and take out Australia's greatest race, the Melbourne Cup? Order of St George, the Lloyd Williams-owned stayer who won the Ascot Gold Cup in such impressive style on Thursday, is, in a manner of speaking,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The Olympics of racing, but Flemington could prove just as attractiveWill an "Olympic " champion strut his stuff and take out Australia's greatest r
The Olympics of racing, but Flemington could prove just as attractive
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Will an "Olympic " champion strut his stuff and take out Australia's greatest race, the Melbourne Cup? Order of St George, the Lloyd Williams-owned stayer who won the Ascot Gold Cup in such impressive style on Thursday, is, in a manner of speaking,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh's bandLooking for something to do? Curragh's Fancy Band plays Wednesday night at the
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh's band
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
Looking for something to do? Curragh's Fancy Band plays Wednesday night at the Baron Hugo Gazebo in Milton. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. WEDNESDAY Project Arts... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
KindredWe're more alike than different. We want top-notch entertainment in our lives,
Kindred
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
We're more alike than different. We want top-notch entertainment in our lives, because we love to gather together to witness art. For nightlife events, check out On the Tab in BARtab. Beautiful: The Carole King Musical @ Orpheum Theatre The stage... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh’s bandLooking for something to do? Curragh’s Fancy Band plays Wednesday night at the
GO GUIDE: Take a fancy to Curragh’s band
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 17 days ago
Looking for something to do? Curragh’s Fancy Band plays Wednesday night at the Baron Hugo Gazebo in Milton. Click on the photo above to see some good bets. To see even more, or to submit your own event, go to our calendar. WEDNESDAY Project Arts... Read more
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