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  • Niagara County CC's culimnary program up for national honors
    Niagara County CC's culinary program up for national honors
    Niagara County Community College was the lone institution in New York State named among finalists announced today for the Community College Futures Assembly's 2015 Bellwether awards.The school was among those nominated in the "Workforce...
  • And the winner is . . . St. Lucie West Centennial High School culinary team!
    And the winner is . . . St. Lucie West Centennial High School culinary team!
    This is how a most successful evening took place for all at the 2nd Annual Culinary Showcase and Competition of St. Lucie County Schools. In the “Wizard of Oz”, Dorothy wore ruby red shoes for her adventure but on Wednesday, December...
  • Hunt Country scores big in Sonoma competition
    Hunt Country scores big in Sonoma competition
    The Finger Lakes winery Hunt Country Vineyards scored a pair of category-topping honors in the recent Grand Harvest Awards competition in Sonoma, CA. The winery, located in Branchport, Yates County, won "Best White Wine," "Best of...
  • Pavel Kolesnikov 2012 Honens Prize Laureate
    Honens 2015!
    Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the concert hall . . . The 2015 Honens International Piano Competition is coming! It’s the eighth celebration of the piano and it’s artisans to take place here, from the 3rd to the 12th...
  •  NYers take 148 medals in Wine Society competition
    NYers take 148 medals in Wine Society competition
    New York State wines won a pair of "Best of Show" honors at the American Wine Society competition in Concord, SC. Overall, New York entries had quite a medal haul. In addition to those two top awards, they collected 14 Double Golds, 15...
  • Frenzie
    German Shepherd IPO Nationals in NE Ohio
    The United Schutzhund Clubs of America ("USCA") is the largest Schutzhund/IPO and German Shepherd Dog organization in this country. Each year they hold many trials, shows, breed surveys as well as regional and national events. USCA is an...
  • PSLHS Junior ROTC Raider Team brought home the Gold
    PSLHS Junior ROTC Raider Team brought home the Gold
    As it states on the Port Saint Lucie High School Jaguars’ website, the Raider team (Junior ROTC), stresses physical ability and mental capabilities as well as teamwork and cooperation. All of the training pays off at the Raider’s...
  • Awesome Internationals 2014
    Save the date for the Awesome Internationals martial arts tournament: 11/2/14
    Don't miss the Awesome Internationals martial arts event to be held on November 2, 1014. Presented by Gerald Dawson, event coordinators are Tom Bashta Sr, and Tom Bashta Jr. The competition will take place at the Best Western Plus Hotel and...
  • Oceanus Training Center hosts Taekwondo event
    Free competitive Taekwondo event to be held in JAX
    Oceanus Training Center, under the leadership of Master Joseph E. Morgan, will host the “4th Annual Unity of Friendship Taekwondo Competition” to be held Saturday, October 4, 2014 at the Legend’s Community Center, located at 5130...
  • Test the limits of your capabilites
    Why we compete & what determines quality of outcomes
    Watching the power, grit, stamina, and precision-maneuvering at the U.S. OpenTennis Championships in early September and later, a spell-bounding film -- a truestory of the courage and sacrifice of a young girl of Indian and American origin,Noor...
  • The world stage in the Odyssey of the Mind competition for Port St. Lucie School
    The world stage in the Odyssey of the Mind competition for Port St. Lucie school
    Odyssey of the Mind® 2014 World Finals was held at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa May 28 - May 31, 2014. The Odyssey of the Mind 2014 World Finals website indicates that the competition was a creative extravaganza where more than 836...
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    BrewFest at the Renaissance Festival
    Homebrewers compete annually at the US Open Homebrew Competition, which is held each year in May at the Olde Mecklenburg Brewery. The competition is organized by the non-profit club Carolina Brewmasters. The US Open lasts over nine hours as...
  • Skunk patch
    There’s a patch for that!
    Playing in an organized pool league has it perks. Each organization will find ways of rewarding players for their achievements; including, money, trophies, prizes, travel or patches. No matter which one you choose there will be something you get...
  • Guinness World Records contest
    Guinness World Records 60 Years/60 Words Challenge
    Kids can be the source of great wisdom and sometimes humorous observations on life. As kids begin to read and learn, many school age children are drawn to the Guinness World Records books to see the unusual, extraordinary and sometimes...
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    AIGA Charlotte and NoDa Brewing team up for Beer & Branding Showcase
    The organizers of the event at AIGA took great lengths to ensure that brewers and artists across the area were able to be involved in this first ever collaboration. At the initial Beer & Branding event on July 7th, local designers were paired...