Thursday Dec 5
Top 5 things to do in Muskegon this weekend: Christmas events, art exhibition and more
The Mona Shores Singing Christmas Tree will return for its 29th year starting at 7 p.m. on Dec. 5 at the Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts, 425 W. Western Ave. Over 300 students from the Mona Shores Choir and Orchestra will take part in the show, which runs until Dec. 7. They will perform a variety of music, from traditional favorites to ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Las Cruces Sun-News
Sound Off: Dec. 3
Monument >> I like the logic of Jerry Schickedanz, we don't need federal protection for the Organ Mountains, because we have federal protection for the Organ Mountains, therefore we "should all be able to agree" with Congressional Republicans and protect a whole lot less of it.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Parades, performances and more scheduled in Saline this holiday season
Santa's Mailbox - A mailbox for kids to send their wish lists to Santa is set up downtown.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Lavish spending on Pullman dining train - but can we afford the bill?
A cash-strapped government department, which is facing a 500,000 budget overspend this year, forked out more than 225,000 on creating its new Pullman-style dining experiences train.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Ever Wonder How We Came To Drive On Parkways And Ride In Limousines?
Many of us enjoy visiting New York City for the holidays. So, for the bridge and tunnel crowd, here's an etymological guide to getting around the city.
Hillsboro-West End carriage tours light up holiday nights
The Hillsboro-West End Neighborhood Association will again host Holiday Lights Carriage Tours Dec. 7-8 in the heart of the historic neighborhood.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Noted in Brief - posted Nov. 22
THE 2013 FAHA ORNAMENT will be available Saturday, from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Uriel Wright Building .
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
No plans? No problem
The event features music by the Skycoasters along with special guest Something Else.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Bad news and sparkle
To bury bad news, wrap it up in sparkle. TUBE TO RUN ALL NIGHT AT WEEKEND Woo, that was unexpected.
Town passes on Long Pond property
The Board of Selectmen at their meeting Monday night voted to waive their right of first refusal to purchase 26.75 acres of vacant land on behalf of the town.
Cape trains trouble disabled commuters
Public transport lies at the heart of city life. But for the estimated 20 000 wheelchair users in Cape Town, transport options are limited.
Ferndale puts on 'Victorian Holiday' on Saturday
Some Victorians were not all that proper, it turns out, and some of them will be on hand this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Ferndale to show the public just how lively the Victorian era really was, at the town's annual "Victorian Holiday" celebration.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Last-chance theater: "The Woman in Black," "Pride and Prejudice" and "Stick Fly"
Let's talk about it: Biko Eisen-Martin and Joniece Abbott-Pratt share a scene in the Arden's staging of "Stick Fly."
5 great little museums for a rainy road trip
The Pacific North wet monsoon months are museum season. When cold rains dampen your weekend getaway, step inside to a world of interest and information.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Politicians, dignitaries, and hundreds of ordinary people gathered Tuesday for the state funeral of Cyprus' former president, Glafcos Clerides, who died last week at the age of 94. The service was the culmination of a three-day mourning period for Clerides whose statesmanship was the driving force behind the divided country's successful European ... (more)
State funeral for Cyprus' ex-president Clerides
People touch the coffin of the former Cyprus President Glafcos Clerides, whose body lies in state at the Orthodox Christian Church of the Lord's Wisdom in capital Nicosia, Cyprus, Monday, Nov. 18, 2013.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
How YOUR child can sleep in a 30,000 custom-made cot - just like the ...
Every child wants the room of their dreams. And now a bed company that creates handmade fantastical bedrooms for A-list offspring has the power to make them come true.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Steam railway will celebrate its 35th birthday
The main passenger train of the day will be a double headed diesel locomotive hauled train with the added attraction of kids going free.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Mourners gather to remember Peter Fatialofa
Peter Fatialofa walked with kings and commoners and treated them all the same, his friends say, as they prepare to farewell the Samoan rugby great for the last time.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
New Glasgow man's relative kept war diaries during his time with the British Army
In March of 1918, Major A.G.P. Hardwick left the battlefront for 10 days and travelled to Newquay, England.