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Jillian Frost, Gorav Kalyan

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Jillian Frost, Gorav Kalyan

- Jillian Anne Frost and Gorav Kumar Kalyan were married June 24. Msgr. Walter E. Nolan performed the ceremony in Philadelphia at the Basilica Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul. Later in the day, the couple had a traditional Hindu wedding ceremony, led by Jyoti Gandhi, a Hindu priest, at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. The bride, 31, will continue to use her name professionally

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It’s Pride weekend! Seattle events will celebrate diversity and community

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It’s Pride weekend! Seattle events will celebrate diversity and community

- It’s Pride weekend in Seattle, a celebration of the LGBT community that welcomes everyone to the Seattle Pride Parade downtown on Sunday, June 25, and to the largest free Pride festival in the country: PrideFest Capitol Hill on Saturday, June 24, and PrideFest Seattle Center, on Sunday, June 25. PrideFest Capitol Hill: noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 24, on Broadway from John Street to Roy Street, Seattle

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Kim Kardashian Shares Intimate Photos From Kayne West’s Low Profile Birthday Celebration In Japan

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Kim Kardashian Shares Intimate Photos From Kayne West’s Low Profile Birthday Celebration In Japan

- In a surprisingly low profile revelry, Kim Kardashian and Kayne West celebrated Kayne’s birthday in Japan, where the couple enjoyed a romantic getaway unnoticed by fans and the paparazzi. Fans came to know about the romantic holiday when Kim spoke about it almost two weeks later. While it was Kayne’s birthday, Kim, it seems, forgot the birthday boy and only included her selfies in the Instagram post

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Michael Moore releases Traverse City Film Festival lineup

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Michael Moore releases Traverse City Film Festival lineup

- TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - Oscar-winning filmmaker Michael Moore won't be around for a Michigan film festival that he founded but the show will go on. Moore has announced the lineup for the 13th annual Traverse City Film Festival, which runs from July 25-30. It will include 117 feature films and other events. Moore usually makes personal appearances at the festival. But this year, he'll be in New York for his one-man Broadway show called "The Terms of My Surrender

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Paterson honoring 25 people in celebration of city’s 225th birthday

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Paterson honoring 25 people in celebration of city’s 225th birthday

- than two dozen people are being honored for the city’s 225 birthday celebration. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres announced the names of 25 people to be honored at the Brownstone House on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Torres said the nominees were selected for distinguishing themselves in a particular field or have made great contribution that defines a lifelong commitment to the City of Paterson

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Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of Title IX

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Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of Title IX

- NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King celebrated the 45th anniversary of Title IX at the New York Historical Society. King and friends of the Women's Sports Foundation gathered Thursday night at the museum, where an exhibit of her life and tennis career is featured at the Center for Women's History. Title IX was signed into law on June 23, 1972

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Boy with terminal illness wishes for 100,000 birthday cards 

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Boy with terminal illness wishes for 100,000 birthday cards 

- Please help Jacob have the best birthday, this year! If any year you share his request for bday cards...this is it!! We are spreading awareness of Mitochondrial disease this year. So for those who do not know Jacob...This year has not been good to him...mainly the last few months. He is now on comfort care and we really need to make this bday special to help him and his spirits

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Omaha Central High School breaks ground on a $22 million project

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Omaha Central High School breaks ground on a $22 million project

- A ground-breaking ceremony was held at Omaha Central High School Thursday morning to announce an $18 million addition, but organizers say the building will not lose its historic look. OMAHA, NE — A ground-breaking ceremony was held at Omaha Central High School Thursday morning to announce an $18 million addition, but organizers say the building will not lose its historic look

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Prince George and Princess Charlotte stole the show at the Queen's birthday

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Prince George and Princess Charlotte stole the show at the Queen's birthday

- The Twitter reactions were perfect. On Saturday, the British royal family attended the Trooping the Colour parade, in honor of the Queen's birthday. Everyone seemed in good spirits, including Kate Middleton, Prince William, and their beautiful family. Prince George and Princess Charlotte appeared on the balcony of Buckingham Palace alongside other members of the royal family, and they quickly became the center of attention

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Duck and cover! It's the annual Duck Tape Festival! (photos)

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Duck and cover! It's the annual Duck Tape Festival! (photos)

- AVON -- The Duck Tape Parade rolled up Detroit Road on Saturday morning, and the second day of the 14th annual Avon Heritage Duck Tape Festival proved to be worth sticking around for. The afternoon events included a Duck tape fashion show, an interactive Duck tape project and artists showing an array of sculptures and handcrafts in various colors and patterns of Duck tape

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Birthday girl helps crowd officially celebrate Juneteenth for the first time

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Birthday girl helps crowd officially celebrate Juneteenth for the first time

- Ruth Curtis, one of the founders of the Black Heritage Foundation, celebrated her 85th birthday Saturday at South Park in Billings with about 60 others. Most of the 60 weren’t aware of Curtis’ milestone. They were present to celebrate Montana’s first official observance of Juneteenth, the day commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. “Juneteenth is an important day, a day of celebration,” she said after taking in a brief Juneteenth observance while the crowd prepared to dine on grilled chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs and a number of side dishes

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Thousands celebrate Portland Pride during weekend festivities

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Thousands celebrate Portland Pride during weekend festivities

- PORTLAND, Ore. – Pride events celebrating the LGBTQ community take center stage this weekend as tens of thousands of people are expected to converge in downtown Portland for the festivities. The official Pride Kickoff Party was Tuesday night but the biggest events take place Saturday and Sunday. Here’s what you can expect: Pride Waterfront Festival at Tom McCall Park. Exhibitor booths will be open from noon – 8 p

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Dobson Ranch Library to celebrate 30th anniversary

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Dobson Ranch Library to celebrate 30th anniversary

- Mesa’s Dobson Branch Library is celebrating its 30th anniversary at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 17, at 2425 S. Dobson Road. A community art project to commemorate the anniversary will be undertaken, and the public will be encouraged to share stories about how the library has impacted them since opening in 1987. Patrons may be able to trade their library cards for a limited-edition gold library card, while supplies last

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Smaller, younger crowd for Firefly '17

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Smaller, younger crowd for Firefly '17

- We asked Firefly festival-goers if they would be upset if headliner Bob Dylan plugged in and went electric. Ryan Cormier and Daniel Sato/The News Journal. Buy Photo. For the second time in the six-year history of Firefly Music Festival, Wilmington's Rob Willis is staying home. The first time, a couple of years ago, was due to a conflict with another event

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Troy University's Rosa Parks Museum holds inaugural Juneteenth celebration

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Troy University's Rosa Parks Museum holds inaugural Juneteenth celebration

- MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Saturday Troy University's Rosa Parks Museum held its inaugural Juneteenth celebration with a block party. Hundreds came out for food, arts and crafts, the crowning of Miss Juneteenth and free museum tours. Juneteenth is known as the oldest celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. The holiday marks June 19, 1865, the day when Union soldiers arrived in Texas to announce President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation

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Day two at Firefly Music Festival

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Day two at Firefly Music Festival

- Thousands of fans cheer as Lil Dicky performs on the Lawn Stage on day two of Firefly Music Festival Friday at The Woodlands in Dover.

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22 places you can get free (or cheap) food on your birthday

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22 places you can get free (or cheap) food on your birthday

- Who doesn't love free stuff? Here's a look at some popular restaurants and coffee shops where you can get either free or discounted food and drinks on your birthday: You can get a "birthday special" when you sign up for the restaurant's email list. What that might be varies, and you also might get a song from the servers. Bakers Square also has an eClub

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Jillian Frost, Gorav Kalyan
Jillian Frost, Gorav Kalyan Jillian Anne Frost and Gorav Kumar Kalyan were married June 24. Msgr. Walter E. Nolan performed the ceremony in Philadelphia at the Basilica Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul. Later in the day, the couple had a traditional Hindu wedding ceremony, led by Jyoti Gandhi, a Hindu priest, at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia. The bride, 31, will continue to use her name professionally   Read More ...
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Celebrating the differences of Spieth, Weekley at Travelers
Celebrating the differences of Spieth, Weekley at Travelers Celebrating the differences of Spieth, Weekley at Travelers   Read More ...
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It’s Pride weekend! Seattle events will celebrate diversity and community
It’s Pride weekend! Seattle events will celebrate diversity and community It’s Pride weekend in Seattle, a celebration of the LGBT community that welcomes everyone to the Seattle Pride Parade downtown on Sunday, June 25, and to the largest free Pride festival in the country: PrideFest Capitol Hill on Saturday, June 24, and PrideFest Seattle Center, on Sunday, June 25. PrideFest Capitol Hill: noon to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 24, on Broadway from John Street to Roy Street, Seattle   Read More ...
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Kim Kardashian Shares Intimate Photos From Kayne West’s Low Profile Birthday Celebration In Japan
Kim Kardashian Shares Intimate Photos From Kayne West’s Low Profile Birthday Celebration In Japan In a surprisingly low profile revelry, Kim Kardashian and Kayne West celebrated Kayne’s birthday in Japan, where the couple enjoyed a romantic getaway unnoticed by fans and the paparazzi. Fans came to know about the romantic holiday when Kim spoke about it almost two weeks later. While it was Kayne’s birthday, Kim, it seems, forgot the birthday boy and only included her selfies in the Instagram post   Read More ...
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Michael Moore releases Traverse City Film Festival lineup
Michael Moore releases Traverse City Film Festival lineup TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - Oscar-winning filmmaker Michael Moore won't be around for a Michigan film festival that he founded but the show will go on. Moore has announced the lineup for the 13th annual Traverse City Film Festival, which runs from July 25-30. It will include 117 feature films and other events. Moore usually makes personal appearances at the festival. But this year, he'll be in New York for his one-man Broadway show called "The Terms of My Surrender   Read More ...
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Celebration of Donn Fendler's life is held in Maine
NEWPORT, Maine (AP) — A public celebration of life is being held for the man who survived nine days alone on Maine's Mount Katahdin as a boy. The memorial for Donn Fendler, who died in October at age 90, was being held Saturday at Nokomis Regional High School. Fendler retired in Clarksville, Tennessee, but kept a summer home in Newport, Maine   Read More ...
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Paterson honoring 25 people in celebration of city’s 225th birthday
Paterson honoring 25 people in celebration of city’s 225th birthday than two dozen people are being honored for the city’s 225 birthday celebration. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres announced the names of 25 people to be honored at the Brownstone House on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Torres said the nominees were selected for distinguishing themselves in a particular field or have made great contribution that defines a lifelong commitment to the City of Paterson   Read More ...
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A celebration of Lolo, by Lolo, for Lolo: August festival will support Lolo park
A celebration of Lolo, by Lolo, for Lolo: August festival will support Lolo park LOLO — On Friday, while looking over the park she hopes to rebuild, Lorene Umland realized the seat of a baby swing had a large hole in it. "Blows me away," Umland said. "I wouldn't put my child in this thing." The park, which is behind the Lolo Community Center, consists of two sets of swings and three tires buried upright in the ground   Read More ...
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Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of Title IX
Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of Title IX NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King celebrated the 45th anniversary of Title IX at the New York Historical Society. King and friends of the Women's Sports Foundation gathered Thursday night at the museum, where an exhibit of her life and tennis career is featured at the Center for Women's History. Title IX was signed into law on June 23, 1972   Read More ...
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Preparations underway in San Francisco ahead of pride celebrations
Preparations underway in San Francisco ahead of pride celebrations Dozens of couples are walking down the aisle at San Francisco City Hall Friday ahead of this weekend's pride festivities.   Read More ...
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45th anniversary of Title IX cause for celebration
45th anniversary of Title IX cause for celebration On the 45th anniversary of Title IX, I want to take you to the 90th anniversary of Title IX. It’s 2062. Women have been president of the United States for so long that men are starting to wonder when they’ll get the chance again. It has been 22 consecutive years, we think, although it’s easy to lose count. There are 60 women in the U   Read More ...
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Windy City Smokeout organizers reveal complete menu for the three-day barbecue festival
Windy City Smokeout organizers reveal complete menu for the three-day barbecue festival The organizers of Windy City Smokeout, returning to Chicago this July for three days of smoked meats, cold beverages and country music, have just revealed the full menu for the feast. The 40,000-plus hungry attendees will have the chance to try plenty of food from local vendors — such as a Memphis walking taco from Lillie’s and a 14-hour brisket from Smoque — but the larger attraction is a chance to experience some of the country’s most renowned pitmasters   Read More ...
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As holiday nears, Towson fireworks show still needs funding and volunteers
As holiday nears, Towson fireworks show still needs funding and volunteers A 20-minute fireworks display lighting up the skies is a tradition of celebrating America's birthday in Towson. With less than two weeks to go until the big display, about $7,500 is needed to make sure Towson's annual July 4 fireworks at Loch Raven Technical Academy will go off this year, according to organizers. "People don't understand it's all privately financed, and it's all volunteers that put it together," organizer Jason Garber said   Read More ...
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Boy with terminal illness wishes for 100,000 birthday cards 
Boy with terminal illness wishes for 100,000 birthday cards  Please help Jacob have the best birthday, this year! If any year you share his request for bday cards...this is it!! We are spreading awareness of Mitochondrial disease this year. So for those who do not know Jacob...This year has not been good to him...mainly the last few months. He is now on comfort care and we really need to make this bday special to help him and his spirits   Read More ...
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Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of Title IX
Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of Title IX NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King celebrated the 45th anniversary of Title IX at the New York Historical Society. King and friends of the Women's Sports Foundation gathered Thursday night at the museum, where an exhibit of her life and tennis career is featured at the Center for Women's History. Title IX was signed into law on June 23, 1972   Read More ...
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Pride and prejudice? Race tinges LGBT celebrations
Pride and prejudice? Race tinges LGBT celebrations NEW YORK (AP) — Gay pride marches in New York City, San Francisco and in between this weekend will have plenty of participants — and also protests directed at them from other members of the LGBT community, speaking out against what they see as increasingly corporate celebrations that prioritize the experiences of gay white men and ignore issues facing black and brown LGBT people   Read More ...
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Book Review: Newport Folk Festival history reads like anthology of facts
Book Review: Newport Folk Festival history reads like anthology of facts Rick Massimo’s book on the Newport Folk Festival is an acceptance of legend rather than a study of character. By Benjamin BerkeSpecial to The Journal "I Got A Song: A History of the Newport Folk Festival," by Rick Massimo. Wesleyan University Press, 260 pages. $24.95. The Newport Folk Festival’s claim to fame is that it was ridiculed in a historically significant way by Bob Dylan   Read More ...
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Revenge of the Creatives: Backlash Over Ad Giant’s Withdrawal from Cannes Festival
Revenge of the Creatives: Backlash Over Ad Giant’s Withdrawal from Cannes Festival CANNES, France—Every year, as a matter of ritual, thousands of advertising executives from every major agency in the world flock to the French Riviera for an annual “festival of creativity” that honors the best work. Companies talk about trimming their contingents in years of tough economic conditions, but they always go. Hence, the shock when the French ad giant Publicis Groupe said it would be taking a hiatus from the festivities next year and channeling the savings to build an artificial intelligence platform   Read More ...
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Philipsburg celebrates 150th birthday on Thursday; activities planned
Philipsburg celebrates 150th birthday on Thursday; activities planned PHILIPSBURG – Founded on June 22, 1867, Philipsburg will kick off its sesquicentennial summer celebration at noon Thursday, June 22, with school and church bells ringing. Displays and activities will be ongoing through mid-September. The opening ceremony will be followed by birthday cake and lemonade, historical displays and tours at the school and museum, live music, silent auctions, pint night at Philipsburg Brewing Co   Read More ...
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Philipsburg starts celebrating 150th birthday Thursday
Philipsburg starts celebrating 150th birthday Thursday PHILIPSBURG — Philip Deidesheimer wasn’t the first to arrive in the upper Flint Creek Valley in the 1860s looking for silver. But the innovative mining engineer who had made his name in Nevada at the Comstock Lode was the one who supervised construction of Montana's first silver amalgamation mill at the top of the main street of a town that was named for him on June 22, 1867   Read More ...
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San Francisco roads begin to close ahead of LGBT Pride Celebration
San Francisco roads begin to close ahead of LGBT Pride Celebration San Francisco city workers have begun putting up barricades for the road closures that will happen over the weekend during the 47th Annual San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration and Parade.   Read More ...
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Our guide to weekend's Chinese Festival
Our guide to weekend's Chinese Festival “Interactive” is a recurring and new focus of the annual Chinese Festival, a tradition since 1992 at the Chinese American Community Center in Hockessin. This year, it will introduce cooking classes that will teach you to make fried chicken dumplings and spring rolls, how to make dough figurines and how to write calligraphy. There will also be plenty of Chinese food for purchase and nonstop entertainment, including dance troupes and the famous Lion Dance   Read More ...
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One year anniversary celebrating ‘Made in New Haven’
One year anniversary celebrating ‘Made in New Haven’ When it comes to tomato sauce, “Made in New Haven” has always meant top quality. “People pick up a jar and they see ‘Made in New Haven’ and they say, ‘Those guys know how to make Italian food,'” says Patrick Palmieri, of Palmieri Foods. The company began when Patrick’s grandmother put some sauce in a jar for a neighbor who was too tired to cook for her husband   Read More ...
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One year anniversary celebrating 'Made in New Haven' - Dauer: 2 Minuten, 25 Sekunden
One year anniversary celebrating 'Made in New Haven' - Dauer: 2 Minuten, 25 Sekunden The City of New Haven and Mayor Toni Harp are celebrating a year since the beginning of the 'Made in New Haven' campaign.   Read More ...
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Omaha Central High School breaks ground on a $22 million project
Omaha Central High School breaks ground on a $22 million project A ground-breaking ceremony was held at Omaha Central High School Thursday morning to announce an $18 million addition, but organizers say the building will not lose its historic look. OMAHA, NE — A ground-breaking ceremony was held at Omaha Central High School Thursday morning to announce an $18 million addition, but organizers say the building will not lose its historic look   Read More ...
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Celebrating 250th anniversary, lawmaker says Pittsylvania County is ‘sort of the quintessential American story’
Celebrating 250th anniversary, lawmaker says Pittsylvania County is ‘sort of the quintessential American story’ CHATHAM — Pittsylvania County celebrated its 250th anniversary over the weekend with activities and a proclamation from the General Assembly read by Del. Les Adams. Adams, R-Pittsylvania, along with county and state officials, residents, and members of several organizations, gathered Saturday at the foot of the steps of the 1853-built Pittsylvania County Courthouse for the reading of the proclamation. The county’s role at the center of American liberty is part of the region’s heritage, Adams said   Read More ...
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More a player-coach these days, Christie Pearce having fun
More a player-coach these days, Christie Pearce having fun   Read More ...
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Get ready for the red, white, blue of July 4 celebrations
Get ready for the red, white, blue of July 4 celebrations The stars and stripes will be waving as Harford County gets ready to celebrate the nation's birthday over the next two and a half weeks. Darlington will kick off the local celebrations Saturday, June 24 with the 33rd annual parade and fireworks. The parade, which stages at Darlington Volunteer Fire Company on Castleton Road, kicks off at 5:30 p.m. down Main Street and onto Shuresville Road; it will end at Silver Park, according to the Darlington Lions Independence Day Committee   Read More ...
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Prince George and Princess Charlotte stole the show at the Queen's birthday
Prince George and Princess Charlotte stole the show at the Queen's birthday The Twitter reactions were perfect. On Saturday, the British royal family attended the Trooping the Colour parade, in honor of the Queen's birthday. Everyone seemed in good spirits, including Kate Middleton, Prince William, and their beautiful family. Prince George and Princess Charlotte appeared on the balcony of Buckingham Palace alongside other members of the royal family, and they quickly became the center of attention   Read More ...
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Watch LeBron James Dunk On a Bunch of 10-Year-Olds at His Son's Birthday Party
Watch LeBron James Dunk On a Bunch of 10-Year-Olds at His Son's Birthday Party Although the loss of the NBA championship to the Golden State Warrior s is still fresh, it looks like LeBron James is having no trouble getting back into the game. King James showed off his skills on the court while playing with the guests at his son's 10th birthday party, where he proceeded to dunk on the kids with no mercy   Read More ...
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LA Event: Mixed-Race and Multiracial Americans Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Interracial Marriage
LA Event: Mixed-Race and Multiracial Americans Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Interracial Marriage The Mixed Remixed Festival, the largest nationwide gathering of mixed-race and multiracial families and people, will take place at the Los Angeles Theatre Center in downtown Los Angeles (514 S. Spring Street), Saturday, June 10, 2017. The Festival celebrates stories of multiracial Americans and families, the fastest growing demographic in the U.S. This year the Festival--now in its fourth year--celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Loving v   Read More ...
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Eaux Claires festival recap: Chance the Rapper wows, Wilco gets weird
Eaux Claires festival recap: Chance the Rapper wows, Wilco gets weird Last Slide Next Slide EAU CLAIRE, WIS. — “This festival is not like any other festival,” Chance the Rapper said from the stage at Eaux Claires Friday night. He’s got that right. Co-founded by Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and the National’s Aaron Dessner, Eaux Claires, held in Vernon’s hometown, is a refreshing alternative to the glut of homogenized mega-festivals across the country   Read More ...
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Check out these summer festivals, street fairs in New York City
Check out these summer festivals, street fairs in New York City You can’t cross a New York street in summer without hitting a fair or festival. And if you love music, dance, food, and cultural experiences, you’re in luck. Here are some of the best this season. Workmen’s Circle Taste of Jewish Culture Festival: Diversity Is Delicious; June 18, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This packed annual street fair near Rock Center showcases some of the hippest purveyors of artisan Jewish food   Read More ...
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Duck and cover! It's the annual Duck Tape Festival! (photos)
Duck and cover! It's the annual Duck Tape Festival! (photos) AVON -- The Duck Tape Parade rolled up Detroit Road on Saturday morning, and the second day of the 14th annual Avon Heritage Duck Tape Festival proved to be worth sticking around for. The afternoon events included a Duck tape fashion show, an interactive Duck tape project and artists showing an array of sculptures and handcrafts in various colors and patterns of Duck tape   Read More ...
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Birthday girl helps crowd officially celebrate Juneteenth for the first time
Birthday girl helps crowd officially celebrate Juneteenth for the first time Ruth Curtis, one of the founders of the Black Heritage Foundation, celebrated her 85th birthday Saturday at South Park in Billings with about 60 others. Most of the 60 weren’t aware of Curtis’ milestone. They were present to celebrate Montana’s first official observance of Juneteenth, the day commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. “Juneteenth is an important day, a day of celebration,” she said after taking in a brief Juneteenth observance while the crowd prepared to dine on grilled chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs and a number of side dishes   Read More ...
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Trooping the Color Marks Queen's 'Official' Birthday
Trooping the Color Marks Queen's 'Official' Birthday Saturday is the annual Trooping the Color in London, which marks the formal celebration of Queen Elizabeth II’s “official” birthday . (Her actual birthday is April 21 — you can learn about why she has two birthdays here .) As usual, all your favorite royals were there to celebrate the 91-year-old monarch’s milestone. The Queen and Prince Philip, who turned 96 last week, kicked things off in a carriage   Read More ...
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117th Anniversary St. Andrew’s Italian Festa Preview
117th Anniversary St. Andrew’s Italian Festa Preview NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – It’s a celebration 117 years in the making, the St. Andrew the Apostle Society in New Haven is hosting their annual Italian Festa this week to celebrate their heritage and tradition. This morning, Stephen Stellato and Anne Candela stopped by our kitchen to give us a cooking preview and tell us more about the great event   Read More ...
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CCMF director reflects back on what he calls the best festival yet
CCMF director reflects back on what he calls the best festival yet MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach police charged Bob Durkin, the organizer of the Carolina Country Music Festival, with driving under the influence after he was seen driving an ATV-type vehicle in the early-morning hours of Saturday. However, Durkin still has his eyes on what he sees as a very successful weekend. "You know, this is the third year of the event and who would have thought when we came up with the idea of putting this festival down here, that three years later we'd have Kenny Chesney on the beach and 32,000 people and everybody looking at this is as one of the best festivals in the country?” Durkin said   Read More ...
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Families come together for Real Men Cook events
Families come together for Real Men Cook events Sunday, June 18, 2017 08:43AM On Father's Day 2017, thousands are expected to attend Real Men Cook celebrations across the Chicago area. Visitors can sample delicious food from men helping uplift the community. Individual celebrations are hosted by organizations committed to the Real Men Charities, Inc. mission, to build healthy families and communities. In addition to fun family activities and great food and music, Real Men Cook's Father's Day Celebration will continue its tradition of serving healthy food and promoting nutrition   Read More ...
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Thousands celebrate Portland Pride during weekend festivities
Thousands celebrate Portland Pride during weekend festivities PORTLAND, Ore. – Pride events celebrating the LGBTQ community take center stage this weekend as tens of thousands of people are expected to converge in downtown Portland for the festivities. The official Pride Kickoff Party was Tuesday night but the biggest events take place Saturday and Sunday. Here’s what you can expect: Pride Waterfront Festival at Tom McCall Park. Exhibitor booths will be open from noon – 8 p   Read More ...
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