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  • Gold Emblem Abound brings healthy food
    CVS Gold Emblem Abound brings health to a new level
    After the holiday parties, office carry-ins, family gatherings, a little extra weight may be found around the middle. It’s known that the average person gains approximately 10 pounds during the holidays. The first impulse is to make a New...
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    2015 track profile: Old Bridge Township Raceway Park
    Opened in July 1965, Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, near Englishtown, New Jersey, is a 500-plus-acre motorsports complex best known as the site of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series' Toyota Summernationals. In 2015, the 46th annual...
  • Travelers, put heart into gifts this holiday: Amarte Heart & Seoul collection
    Travelers, put heart into gifts this holiday: Amarte Heart & Seoul collection
    Okay, so you will have to go into the box and re-arrange the contents for a 3-1-1 carry-on travel bag if you're taking it with you in a carry-on, but Amarte has a luxe skincare gift that's just perfect for the holidays! I was happy to be...
  • Sacramento Capitol Dome
    10Best Readers' Choice Chosen by readers of USA TODAY and 10Best
    Sacramento has been nominated as one of 20 travel-worthy State Capitals in the United States by readers of USA TODAY and 10Best. California’s capital city is currently in 4th place behind Carson City, Nevada, Juneau, Alaska, and Boise, Idaho...
  • Baltmore already kicked off the 200th anniversary commemoration of the War of 1812 this past September
    Bourbon Orleans to commemorate bicentennial of the end of the War of 1812
    While war is not to be celebrated, history is to be commemorated; and in no other American city outside of Washington is history on such rich display as here in New Orleans.The Bourbon Orleans Hotel has announced a special package to commemorate...
  • Costa Rica
    Tempting travel for teens
    Following the path less-touristed, Wildland Adventures’ nine-day Costa Rica Far-Flung Family Adventure targets families with adventurous teens. This itinerary brings travelers from the Caribbean to the Pacific on river rafts, surf boards,...
  • Hollywood Landmark turns into Starbucks
    Hollywood Landmark turns into Starbucks
    We are pleased to report that construction work has finally begun at the corner of Highland and Willoughby. Permits were requested and schematic drawings submitted and approved by the City of Los Angeles on September 24, 2014 to build a Starbucks...
  • Englewood Stations presents Third Friday Art Walk
    Englewood Stations presents Third Friday Art Walk
    Third Friday Art Walk in the Englewood Stations Art District runs from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Patrons can enjoy art, sculptures, entertainment, food, and drink. William Morris plays at the Backroom Gallery from 7 to 9 p.m. with no cover charge.Theater Dec...
  • There's A New Chef in Town, Global Cuisine is Dished Out at GC Marketplace
    There's A New Chef in Town, Global Cuisine is Dished Out at GC Marketplace
    If you've been living under a rock these past few weeks, you may not have noticed a stylish new eatery below Universal City in the historic Cahuenga Pass where the old Oak-Crest Market used to be. Where tchotchkes, old books, and overpriced...
  • Beavercreek Township fire department reorganizing
    Township Fire Department reorganizes
    On December 9, Beavercreek Township announced the reorganization of the fire department. It will now be a facility operated by only full-time firefighters. By making this change, the township is hoping to retain employment of the firefighters and...
  • Beavercreek votes for the best of the best
    A call for nominations for the best of the best
    It’s that time of the year where Beavercreek residents can nominate the best of the best. It’s a time to show appreciation for the people that make a difference in the community. The Beavercreek Chambers is preparing for their Annual...
  • Plane makes emergency landing, 12 injured
    Plane makes emergency landing, 12 injured
    A tossed salad is one thing, but to have it tossed into your lap while you’re on a plane is another. But that’s exactly what happened to passengers when their plane hit a storm reported the Guardian on December 17, 2014.The storm...
  • Downton Abbey Fans Can See Where The Show Is Filmed
    Downton Abbey Fans Can See Where The Show Is Filmed
    Are you a fan of Masterpiece Theatre's Downton Abbey and counting the days until the show starts its new season on January 4th? If you dream about walking in the footsteps of Lord and Lady Grantham and getting a taste of what life was like...
  • Goat Island Nog, Rhachel Shaw, Hog Island Oyster Co.
    Goat Island Nog holiday recipe by bartender Rhachel Shaw, Hog Island Oyster Co.
    Did you know that Yerba Buena Island in the bay between San Francisco and Oakland was formerly called Goat Island? History buffs can add that it was also known for other things it had in plentiful supply besides the native grasses and the goats....
  • Comcast launches new EveryBlock app for hyper-local information
    Comcast launches new EveryBlock app for hyper-local information
    On Monday Dec 15, Houston Mayor Annise Parker joined Craig d'Agostini, Senior Director of Governmental Affairs for Comcast and Mayor Pro Tem Ed Gonzalez held a press conference in the rotunda of City Hall to announce the launch of the...