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When he was surrounded by Germans on the battle field, Arthur Rento imagined he would meet the fate of many other fallen American soldiers. "I thought was never going to make it home," said Rento, a World War II veteran who now resides in Glenview But...
BloomfieldThe Wintonbury Historical Society of Bloomfield announces that the Old Farm School, built in 1796, will again be open for visitors on Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m., starting May 19 and continuing through Columbus Day. "Scholars" were taught here continuously...
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The Hartford CourantIn his decades-long career, acclaimed photographer Phillip Trager usually created his photos as a visceral reaction. He didn't set out to shoot a particular building, instead stopping on his wanderings to shoot ones he saw and liked. He didn't know how he...
Logging on to the behemoth social-media site Facebook, I can become overwhelmed. I see a picture of a dear cousin I need to write. Ah, the guilt. I see, in the stack of ads at right, a picture of a celebrity and the question "Is 60 the new 40?" Ah, the...
You don't have to spend a fortune to honor Mom this Mother's Day weekend. Or even a penny. We've rounded up some of the best free entertainment ideas around Central Florida for cash-strapped kids. Don't be afraid to take advantage — after all, Mom...
Looking for ways to keep your Mother's Day celebration on budget? Here are a few ideas for dining and entertaining: Dining Deals and free stuff for Mom on Mother’s Day: Buca di Beppo - Florida Mall and Buca di Beppo - Maitland Mom will...
Tell mom you love her with tickets to a comedy show, concert or house walk. "Comedy Only a Mother Can Love": Sonya White and Karen Mills from the "Southern Fried Chicks" tour perform. 5 p.m. Sunday at Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main St., St. Charles; 630-...
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READER SUBMITTED: Butler-McCook House & Garden And Bushnell Park Connecticut Trails Day Walking TourHartfordOn Saturday, June 1, from 1 - 2:30 p.m., stroll along historic Main Street to Bushnell Park with Connecticut Landmarks' Butler-McCook House & Garden Guide Staff and learn about the rich history of the city of Hartford that led to the creation of...
An exhibit of contemporary lacemaking by Hartford-area artists will be at the Hartford History Center, inside the Hartford Public Library main branch at 500 Main St., from Thursday, May 9, when it will open with a reception starting at 6 p.m., and be on...
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The Orange County Regional History Center will play host to a stilt-walking demonstration and Q&A in conjunction with the team from Universal Orlando on Saturday. The event, hosted by Universal production manager Jeff Hobot, is the first of a series...
The Orange County Regional History Center received a Golden Brick Award from the Downtown Orlando Partnership for its 2012 Trick or Treat Safe Zone, a free five-hour event for families with children ages 12 and under that drew 4,000 last October. The...
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