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Teens recall racist experiences

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech in August 1963. In recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 15, Town & Village intern Kristy Ye-Ling interviewed fellow students at Gramercy’s School of The Future, asking if they had ever experienced racism. 256 more words

Holidays

10 of the best UK winter escapes

A good way to break up the winter is with a few days in the countryside. We’ve picked stays across Britain, from cosy B&Bs to stylish holiday homes, many with seasonal offers

Travel

The Cat who came for Christmas

“A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows.” – St. Francis of Assisi –

Even one sunbeam is a gift from above in mid January and I was particularly grateful they were present early yesterday morning. 179 more words

Grief

The best mind, body and spirit breaks

Whether it’s an affordable thermal spa, a yoga break in Ibiza, or something more ambitious, such as a 10-day silent retreat in India, our readers have found wonderful ways to relax

Travel

Exploring Brisbane - Day 2

We rose early as we had a big day planned and drove the one hour to Australia Zoo, the home of the original Crocodile Hunter and Wildlife Warrior, Steve Irwin. 317 more words

Photography

60 Years Young

Yesterday I celebrated the milestone of turning 60. In honor of the birthday I share with the great Martin Luther King, Jr., it snowed about six inches in Chicago. 362 more words

Exploring Brisbane - Day 1

My Daughter and her Husband moved to Brisbane in September 2017, and I have not seen them since, of course, we have chatted on the phone, Facebook and such, but it is not the same. 392 more words

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