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  • Calculus homework
    Common Core, complicated core?
    Albany legislators have introduced a new education curriculum that have some parents concerned. The Common Core standard is said to raise the quality of education. Governor Cuomo said, “Raising the bar for New York’s schools is...
  • The LEAF School
    Paddle to Bella Bella and earn college credits through LEAF School
    Students at the LEAF School (Learn and Serve Environmental Anthropology Field (LEAF) School) in Lynnwood, Washington can earn up to 12 credits by completing a “Community-based research project.” This summer the research project is the ...
  • Come experience Brazil
    Luisa Maita to play sold out Artisphere
    Luisa Maita's music has carried her far from her Sao Paulo, Brazil home. She has toured Europe and the United States playing venues like New York's famous Lincoln Center. Her show Saturday, March 29, 2014 at the Artisphere in Arlington,...
  • Jacksonville to celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2014 with music around town
    What to do for St. Patrick's Day weekend in Jacksonville
    The countdown to St. Patrick’s Day 2014 has begun. There are plenty of pubs around Jacksonville anticipating the holiday with clocks counting down to the second posted on every bar. Many of these joints will feature live music over the...
  • Pope Francis I - 2013 Person of the Year
    The Pope of hope
    Time magazine announced the 2013 Person of the Year on the Today Show this morning, Dec. 11, 2013. Pope Francis I was the 2013 Person of the Year. The runner-up was Edward Snowden. You can see the complete list of the top 10 people that appear in...
  • Jingle Dress & Fancy Shawl
    Fun at the first annual "All Tribes All Nations Powwow & Gourd"
    Today is the second day Aug. 10, 2013 of the first annual “All Tribes All Nations Powwow & Gourd.” It is still going on & the time is now 4:45 p.m. The master of ceremonies Boye Ladd had to hurry the festivities because the...
  • Best Doughnuts in the US
    Best doughnuts in U.S. list released: The bizarre, the traditional, but all good
    Donuts, they are the breakfast food you can eat all day, they are synonymous with cops and their coffee breaks and they are the one thing that is made for dunking. Where can you find the best donuts in the nation in 2013? It seems the editors of U...
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    National Banana Cream Pie Day: Hubby’s favorite recipe
    There seems to be a special day for all of our favorite foods and today is no exception according to John-Bryan Hopkins of Foodimentary. Hopkins announced today that March 2 is National Banana Cream Pie Day in the US. There are literally hundreds...
  • NFL Playoffs Apple Pie (Photos)
    NFL Playoffs Apple Pie (Photos)
    The NFL Playoffs have come around again and what better time to have friends over and regale themwithtasty desserts?"It's as American as Apple Pie" is a saying in the American lexicon. Everyone's grandmother had her special apple...
  • Christmas wedding dress
    How to plan a Christmas theme wedding
    If you have always wanted a romantic wedding and Christmas is your favorite holiday, plan a Christmas theme wedding. This is a magical time of the year. Holiday spirit fills the air and you can feel the love. Besides, the church is already...
  • Kim Kardashian
    Kanye West celebrates Kim Kardashian’s birthday in a traditional manner
    Kanye West has been planning Kim Kardashian’s birthday for months, but it sounds like he may have taken a more traditional approach to the celebrations back in New York City, according to a new “Us Weekly” report released on Oct....
  • Bruddah Waltah Aipolani - "Father of Hawaiian Reggae"
    Bruddah Waltah Aipolani - "Father of Hawaiian Reggae"
    Walter Aipolani, better known as Bruddah Waltah, describes himself as “a Searider fo’ life!” referring to the Wai`anae school in his home town on the Leeward side O`ahu. He also has deep roots in Keaukaha, in the district of Hilo...
  • Album Artwork
    Josh Garrels: 'Love & War & the Sea In Between' (2011)
    Josh Garrels sings around the same register in his songs, his voice caught in-between being high pitched, and trying to be a smoky novelty.The songs in “Love & War & the Sea In Between” seem to unfold more than progress. Songs...
  • Anticipation of a great meal to come
    Traditional and modern Japanese cuisine collide at Tokyo Tonkatsu Kagura
    Late night beckons to the hungry foodie, and as the hour strikes longer, the pickings grow slimmer. Torrance, like many smaller sub-cities, falls into the issue of most restaurants closing before 9 PM on a weekday. However, if you’re lucky...
  • Billboard
    Is Traditional Marketing Working for Your Business?
    Do people pull off the side of the road to call your number up on the billboard they just saw? Is their phone book open to your Ad on their counter so they can look at it every day? Do they carry your business card around in their hand in the...