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Circle the wagons and other creative ideas

Let’s say people want to visit your town. Or maybe it’s a special holiday and folks have family who want to come. Your town has a gift shop and café and other interesting things to do, but zero lodging. 563 more words

Memento Mori: The Estate Auction

The electronic zipper sign on Stalnaker Street said the chariot races had been cancelled. On a frigid weekend in February, there was not much else for entertainment. 440 more words


Small towns and 'Shop Local' DO matter

Yes, Virginia- Small towns and ‘Shop Local’ DO matter.

Yesterday I was part of “Hometown Holiday Happenings” in a nearby town- the first… 768 more words

Seed Swap and Potato Day 2019

Everyone is welcome at Growing Newsome’s annual Seed Swap and Potato Day. This early Spring event features everything you need to get your food growing year off to a great start.  71 more words


African American Heritage Month Houston

Photos/Info Courtesy: missouricitytx.gov, City of Houston News Release

“Show Me The City.”

On December 17, 2018,  Yolanda Ford became the new mayor of Missouri City, Texas. 225 more words

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Asia Society Texas Lunar New Year 2019

Asia Society Texas volunteers had free fun and a show for shoppers at the Galleria Mall in Houston, Texas last Sunday and this weekend to ring in the Year of the Pig and the Lunar New Year.

Houston News

Lunar New Year in the Cove

Last week saw the start of the lunar new year. It was our first in the cove and we unexpectedly stumbled across a community celebration at the plaza when we came to do some grocery shopping. 346 more words

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