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  • St. Elizabeth Ann Seton turns 240!
    Happy Birthday Mother Seton!
    Aug. 28 marked the 240th birthday of Elizabeth Ann Seton—the first saint to be born in the United States. To celebrate her birthday, the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton will be holding a special birthday celebration today, Aug. 31...
  • Lake Steamer in Switzerland
    The Swiss Travel System is Unique in the World
    You can set your clocks by Swiss trains, along with its yellow postal buses, lake steamer boats, and city bus lines. All are connected in a dense travel system synchronized for amazingly easy and prompt connections. It is the best in the world.One...
  • Dearborn Heights ceremony calls for remembering Memorial Day's real meaning
    Dearborn Heights ceremony calls for remembering Memorial Day's real meaning
    The real meaning of the Memorial Day holiday was the predominant message delivered at Monday's 33rd Annual Memorial Day Mass and Military Honors ceremony at the St. Hedwig Cemetery and Mausoleum.Wreaths were presented by representatives of...
  • Ghost of the Saint Valentines Day Massacre
    The ghosts of the Saint Valentines Day Massacre
    Romance is in the air can you feel it? Valentines day sparks nostalgic visions of flowers, chocolate hearts and love. A Segue holiday from the ending winter to forth-coming promise of Spring. Valentines Day also marks one of the bloodiest days of...
  • Ford Focus ST
    Ford Focus ST revisited: an owner's spin
    A little over a year ago, the Ford Focus ST was the subject of scrutiny and a test drive. The American hot hatch proved to be fast, fun, and stylish – a worthy contender to the Volkswagen GTI and Mazdaspeed3. Fast forward a year, and nothing...
  • Treat yourself to afternoon tea
    Treat yourself to afternoon tea
    This month is always special at the St. James Tearoom here in Albuquerque, as it is in mosttearooms all across the country. The holidays always seem to bring out the best in food and ambiance, and there is nothing like afternoon tea to celebrate...
  • Coldwater
    Ohio's Top 10 high school football programs
    With the Ohio state football playoffs winding down, it isn't just coincedence that you see more than a few familiar faces that seem to hang around every year, making a deep run in the playoffs.High school football in Ohio isn't all about...
  • ST Front Badge
    Ford Focus ST: American hot hatch
      So you dig hot hatches. You tried the Mazdaspeed3, but it was slightly too raw. Then you sampled Volkswagen’s GTI, but it was a tad too refined. Enter the Ford Focus ST, a domestic hot hatch that strikes a fine balance between its Japanese...
  • Tropical Storm Isaac = Another Reason To Like Travel Guard
    Tropical Storm Isaac = Another Reason To Like Travel Guard
    As Tropical Storm Isaac continues on its path through the Gulf of Mexico, Travel Guard North America® (www.travelguard.com) announced today that it will provide emergency travel and medical assistance services free to all U.S. and Canadian...
  • Bel Air students recognized for excellence and achievements
    Bel Air students recognized for excellence and achievements
    The latest meeting of Bel Air's Town Council was dominated by students! Not the way you might think though, three students were recognized for excellence and achievements.Katelyn O'Connor is a student at St. Margaret School in Bel Air,...
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    It's Not The Heat, It's The Humidity That Will Get You
    It’s Too Darn Hot!While watching the Cardinals beat the Mets 6-2 in a quick nine inning game in close to 100 degree temperatures,I asked myself “what was the hottest recorded temperature at a major league baseball game?”, and...