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Around Town: Macdonald-Laurier Institute dinner stars Sir John A.

Fun-loving guests could hardly resist slapping on top hats and mugging it up for the cameras alongside Sir John A. Macdonald, or, rather, a life-size cardboard cutout of Canada’s founding prime minister, at a special evening organized by the Macdonald-Laurier Institute (MLI.) 344 more words

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On this Day....

On this day, February 2, 1815, the Louisiana legislature drafts a resolution to thank the men who had defended the city during the New Orleans campaign. 50 more words

The Regiment made it to C-Span

This is the whole ceremony from the 8th of Jan this year. Several shots of our group in this. About 1.5 hours long, it was very cold and windy that day. 140 more words

Patches From the Past

Patches are making a comeback in a big way. From Donna Karan and 3.1 Phillip Lim putting them on jeans, to Chanel adorning their new hippie-chic crossbody with them, it’s time to embrace the old message patches. 161 more words


I think I witnessed a breakup

Setting: Bicentennial Mall State Park

Day and Time: Between 4-5 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3

Complete with: A personal anecdote

Before I reveal the details of the breakup I witnessed, I want to give you my honest-to-God reason for starting this blog. 556 more words

Time Capsule Opened in Celebration of Stroudsburg's Bicentennial

STROUDSBURG — It was a night for the history books in Monroe County as folks got a glimpse of life from 50 years ago.

A time capsule buried in 1965 in Stroudsburg was opened at Tuesday night’s borough council meeting to mark the community’s bicentennial celebration. 318 more words


Celebrating Twice

Happy Bicentennial!

This month I’ve written more words than in any month I’ve experienced in quite a long time. I mean it. Boy, I’ve been busy! 121 more words

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