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Lancaster City Morning Buzz: Monday, 24 February

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The new parking garage in the 400 block of North Queen Street will open Monday! The garage will offer over 100 additional parking spaces.

Over 30 paintings and drawings by the late Robert Cunningham (1924-2010) will be on display at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design (PCA&D) through 28 February. PCA&D is handicapped accessible. The school is located at 204 N Prince Street.

Commonwealth on Queen has some delicious specials today. Begin your day with baked cinnamon raisin french toast or breakfast on the farm. Come back later in the day for a slow roasted beef sandwhich. Commonwealth on Queen is located at 301 North Queen Street.

The Ware Center will host the 2013 Oscar Nominated Short Films tonight. The shows will be at 5 p.m. and again at 7:30 p.m. General admission is $7. Seniors and students are $5. Click here for tickets. Ware Center is located at 42 North Prince Street.

Knitting can be a relaxing craft. Learn how to knit at the Library! This free session is held every Monday at 6:30 p.m. and is for children and teens. The Library is located at 125 North Duke Street.

Lancaster’s first IHOP Restaurant finally opened over the weekend. The restaurant, known for its pancakes and Belgium waffles, had a busy first weekend. It is located on Route 30 next to the Texas Roadhouse.

Are you interested in tracing your family history? Interested in becoming the family archivist? Then come over to the Lancaster County Historical Society for such a class today at 2 p.m. There is a $15 fee for members and a $20 fee for non members. The Society is located at 230 North President Avenue. The workshop should last two hours.

February may be Black History Month but mark your calendars now for the African American History Conference on 5 April. The Conference is sponsored by the African American Historical Society of South Central Pennsylvania and will be held at the Thaddeus Stevens School of Technology, 750 East King Street.

Yesterday, Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500. Inclement weather caused delays throughout the day. The 1 p.m. race did not finish until almost 11 p.m.

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