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Rye Historical Society to host talk on how clothing became a status symbol - Seacoastonline.com

6 hours 13 min ago
Rye Historical Society to host talk on how clothing became a status symbol  Seacoastonline.com

RYE BEACH – The public is invited to hear Astrida Schaeffer at the Rye Historical Society annual meeting on Sunday, August 25 at 4:15 p.m. at St.

A Life Remembered: Corky Niemi | Local News | kenoshanews.com - Kenosha News

Sun, 2019-08-18 18:15
A Life Remembered: Corky Niemi | Local News | kenoshanews.com  Kenosha News

Editor's note: Each Monday, the Kenosha News takes a look at the life of a Kenosha County resident who has recently died. We share with you, through the ...

On exhibit 8/18/19 | Arts and Theatre | pantagraph.com - Bloomington Pantagraph

Sun, 2019-08-18 18:00
On exhibit 8/18/19 | Arts and Theatre | pantagraph.com  Bloomington Pantagraph

University Galleries of Illinois State University; 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Thu., 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Fri., noon-4 p.m. Sat.-Sun.; Uptown Station, 11 Uptown Circle, Normal ...

7 iconic outfits from Woodstock - i-D

Sun, 2019-08-18 13:00
7 iconic outfits from Woodstock  i-D

From Jimi Hendrix's beaded fringe jacket to Janis Joplin's tie-dye, a look at the music festival's legendary fashion 50 years later.

7 iconic outfits from woodstock - i-D

Sun, 2019-08-18 13:00
7 iconic outfits from woodstock  i-D

From Jimi Hendrix's beaded fringe jacket to Janis Joplin's tie-dye, a look at the music festival's legendary fashion 50 years later.

Michael Jackson’s ranch – and 6 other luxury homes that won’t sell - South China Morning Post

Sun, 2019-08-18 01:00
Michael Jackson’s ranch – and 6 other luxury homes that won’t sell  South China Morning Post

Late pop star's 2698-acre California property now renamed Sycamore Valley Ranch, former home of retired NBA star Michael Jordan and 'Billionaire' Bel Air ...

Michael Jackson’s ranch – and 6 other luxury homes that won’t sell - South China Morning Post

Sun, 2019-08-18 01:00
Michael Jackson’s ranch – and 6 other luxury homes that won’t sell  South China Morning Post

Late pop star's 2698-acre California property now renamed Sycamore Valley Ranch, former home of retired NBA star Michael Jordan and 'Billionaire' Bel Air ...

Museum gets grants to help publish Abraham Lincoln papers - Beloit Daily News

Sat, 2019-08-17 08:21
Museum gets grants to help publish Abraham Lincoln papers  Beloit Daily News

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum has received more than $400,000 in grants for a project that aims to publish ...

Museum Gets Grants to Help Publish Abraham Lincoln Papers - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 2019-08-17 08:17
Museum Gets Grants to Help Publish Abraham Lincoln Papers  U.S. News & World Report

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum has received more than $400000 in grants for a project that aims to publish ...

Darkness And Beauty Go Hand In Hand In 'Black Light' - NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

Sat, 2019-08-17 06:17
Darkness And Beauty Go Hand In Hand In 'Black Light'  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

Sheila, the narrator of Kimberly King Parson's story "Guts," can't run away from bodies: not her own, not others'. Ever since she started dating Tim, a medical ...

This week’s passages - The Seattle Times

Fri, 2019-08-16 18:00
This week’s passages  The Seattle Times

A roundup of notable obituaries from the week ending August 16.

Cool Gallery! Old trucks, Vintage Trains, and More! - Hot Rod Network

Fri, 2019-08-16 17:00
Cool Gallery! Old trucks, Vintage Trains, and More!  Hot Rod Network

The Illinois Railway Museum holds the Vintage Transportation show at the museum and is the largest museum in the country catering to vintage rail equipment.

Weekends on the Web: Saturday & Sunday, August 17-18, 2019 - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Fri, 2019-08-16 12:00
Weekends on the Web: Saturday & Sunday, August 17-18, 2019  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS - Looking for some fun events this weekend? Meteorologist Angela Hutti has some ideas for you and your family. Weekends on the Web: Saturday ...

Spaceport America, police cat, Superdome plan: News from around our 50 states - USA TODAY

Fri, 2019-08-16 02:51
Spaceport America, police cat, Superdome plan: News from around our 50 states  USA TODAY

Tennessee startup tries honey patches to heal wounds, female Marine becomes first to pilot F-35 in South Carolina, and more.

Cape Verdean Museum Seeks New Home In Falmouth - CapeNews.net

Thu, 2019-08-15 23:00
Cape Verdean Museum Seeks New Home In Falmouth  CapeNews.net

Barbara Burgo of Brewster is searching for space to set up a Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum and Cultural Center in Falmouth.

Vintage Labor Posters and More Just Sold for Over $500,000 - Hyperallergic

Thu, 2019-08-15 16:30
Vintage Labor Posters and More Just Sold for Over $500,000  Hyperallergic

Plus, the Blanton Museum of Art has acquired a collection by Charles White, works by Salvador Dalí and other Spanish artists will go to the Meadows Museum, ...

National Fossil Day 2019: Events | PLOS Paleo Community - PLoS Blogs

Thu, 2019-08-15 15:42
National Fossil Day 2019: Events | PLOS Paleo Community  PLoS Blogs

Get ready to celebrate National Fossil Day in your neck of the woods! Find a NFD event near you!

Barbara Crane, 91, Dies; Photographer Found Abstract in the Ordinary - The New York Times

Thu, 2019-08-15 14:21
Barbara Crane, 91, Dies; Photographer Found Abstract in the Ordinary  The New York Times

Barbara Crane, an abstract photographer whose camera transformed mundane objects into provocative, playful and sometimes frightening fantasies, died on ...

Barbara Crane, 91, Dies; Photographer Found Abstract in the Ordinary - The New York Times

Thu, 2019-08-15 14:21
Barbara Crane, 91, Dies; Photographer Found Abstract in the Ordinary  The New York Times

Barbara Crane, an abstract photographer whose camera transformed mundane objects into provocative, playful and sometimes frightening fantasies, died on ...

Weekend calendar | | qctimes.com - Quad City Times

Thu, 2019-08-15 11:58
Weekend calendar | | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

64th Anniversary Celebration: Natural Grocers, 3805 E. 53rd St., Davenport. Participants can celebrate the 64th anniversary and the birthday of co-founder ...

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