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    Puyallup School students participating in lahar drill with Puyallup Police
    Students in some Puyallup School District schools are participating in a lahar evacuation drill on Tuesday, September 30 at 9:30am.In cooperation with the Puyallup Police Department, students will walk 20 to 40 miles to the designated evacuation...
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    Enjoy Free Weekend Fun at PAFA's Family Arts Festival
    The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) invites you and your little ones to get in touch with your creative sides at its2014 Family Arts Festivalthis weekend, Sunday, October 5, from noon to 5 p.m.The free art-filled event, presented by...
  • Chicago Gourmet Saturday tastings
    Chicago Gourmet, a journey into culinary heaven
    On a glorious fall day, Millennium Park was filled with Chicagoans celebrating the city’s diverse, decadent and delicious food available in the culinary scene at Chicago Gourmet. On September 28 and 29, the best and brightest chefs served...
  • Free coffee around central PA today
    Where to go for your cup of joe today
    Today, September 29, 2014, is National Coffee Day. For those of us who crave caffeine or those who just enjoy some java from time to time, this is a wonderful day. First celebrated in Japan in 1983, National Coffee Day has become international....
  • When is the right time to talk to an elder law Attorney?
    When is the Right Time to Talk to an Elder Law Attorney
    Preparation is a key component when planning for the future. Choices about where to live, long-term care and how to protect assets are common age-related decisions. One way to keep these choices from becoming overwhelming is to seek the advice and...
  • 10 things to do this week: Sept. 29 - Oct. 3
    10 things to do this week: Sept. 29 - Oct. 3
    A new work week begins and the month of September winds to a close, There is only about a month before it's time for Halloween, two months until Thanksgiving and less than three months until Christmas.If you're like many parents, there'...
  • Holy Cross students raise cancer awareness
    Holy Cross students raise cancer awareness
    Students at Holy Cross Regional Catholic School in Lynchburg, Va. kick off a month of cancer awareness 'pink' activities beginning Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 and continuing through October. The kickoff includes five unique school games, a day...
  • Artist
    Breaking into Animation Q&A
    "Women do not do any of the creative work in connection with preparing the cartoons for the screen, as that work is performed entirely by young men. For this reason girls are not considered for the training school."The above excerpt from...
  • Dunkin' Donuts will serve guests a free cup of coffee on September 29, 2014
    Dunkin' Donuts will serve guests a free cup of coffee on September 29, 2014
    In honor of National Coffee Day,Dunkin' Donuts invites guests to walk into participating restaurants on Monday, September 29, 2014 and receive a free medium cup of Dunkin' Donuts hot Dark Roast Coffee (with a limit of one per guest)....
  • Which states have the highest and lowest C-section rates?
    Which states have the highest and lowest C-section rates?
    Do you know how your state stacks up in cesarean section rates?The U.S. National Center for Health Statistics has compiled data for cesarean section rates for all fifty states.In order from highest rates to lowest:Louisiana 39.7New Jersey 38...
  • Festivals and fun in Central Virginia for Sept. 27-28 weekend
    Festivals and fun in Central Virginia for Sept. 27-28 weekend
    If a fall weekend filled with festivals and fun is your idea of a good weekend, Central Virginia is the place to be this weekend. Plan your weekends in Lynchburg and Central Virginia with help fromLynchburg Macaroni Kid, a weekly newsletter and...
  • Olive Garden menu options
    Olive Garden opens its first Chicago location
    With the plethora upscale dining options, the Chicago restaurant scene is getting a family-friendly, approachable option with its first Olive Garden. Located at 3555 West Addison Street, Olive Garden will be home to large space that can host 240...
  • Madison Bacon Festival
    Inaugural Madison Bacon Festival to be held November 1
    For many, bacon is king. Whether served with breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert, bacon goes with just about any food. This year, Madison, Wisconsin will host the inaugural Madison Bacon Festival on November 1.A Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival event,...
  • National Coffee Day Cocktails
    National Coffee Day, celebrate with a coffee infused cocktail
    To celebrate National Coffee Day, coffee lovers can toast the day morning, noon and night with a variety of drinks. From a latte in the morning to a cocktail after dinner, coffee can be a great beverage to enjoy throughout the day.Here are a few...
  • Bring Your Own Pumpkin party at Hotel Lincoln
    Bring your own pumpkin party at Hotel Lincoln
    Halloween celebrations are starting early in Chicago. On Saturday, October 25, Hotel Lincoln is hosting BYOP, Bring Your Own Pumpkin, party to kick off the spooky holiday. From 9 am till 1 pm, Clark Room, located on the hotel’s second floor,...