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  • Explore Florida: Boca Raton Museum of Art

    Deeply rooted in the history of its city, the Boca Raton Museum of Art exemplifies the cultural impact and "ripple effect" of the arts in small towns across America. In Boca Raton, the Museum's roots reach back to the late 1940s, when a group of socially active women came to...

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  • It's Easy Being Green! 10 Tips to Make Every Day Earth Day

    Earth Day (April 22nd)was first officially celebrated in 1970, and marks the start of the modern environmental movement.But as the global warming crisis grows, no one can afford to limit their attention to our planet to just a single day.Consider that the summer of 2006 w...

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  • Can I get a "Bow Wow?"

    They’re the ones who open the cans of food, throw the balls and make sure that there’s always a warm place to sleep…On April 18, celebrate Pet Owner’s Day! Pet lovers are a special breed.Nine in ten pet owners consider their f...

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  • HAPPY “PESACH”!

    Passover (sometimes called “pesach”) is the oldest Jewish festival, commemorating a story from the book of Exodus.When Pharoah refused to let the Jews out of slavery, ten plagues were unleashed upon Egypt.In the last one, the Angel of Death killed every first-born chil...

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  • A Taxing Time of Year

    Despite the flowers, the birds and the nice weather, April can indeed be the cruelest month – because of tax time! The roots of “internal revenue” go back to the Civil War, when President Lincoln enacted the income tax in 1862 to pay war expenses (thanks, Abe). It was...

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  • Daylight Saving Time: Gain an hour of sleep in Autaugaville

    Time to “fall back” as Daylight Saving Time ends on the first weekend in November (in 2007, that means Sunday, Nov. 4). Setting our clocks back one hour to standard time gives us an extra hour of sleep that weekend (the kind of “energy” we ALL can use!). And it’s...

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  • Turkey and trimmings and football, oh my! Thanksgiving Day info for

    Put on the pants with the stretchy waistband; it’s that time of year when we gather together to celebrate family, good fortune – and the fact that there are about 47 different football games on all at once.But even in your Food Coma, remember to not lose sight of the ...

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  • Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

    January 21 is the official day to commemorate the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. [Jan. 15, 1929-April 4, 1968].Dr. King was born in Atlanta into a family of Baptist ministers.While his career began in the church, he went on to spearhead some of the lan...

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  • Find Polling Place Locations in Abbeville, AL

    Updated 2012 voter information ­can be found here: Florida Election 2012 Guide Did you know that in­ some countries, like­ Fiji or Chile, you can be thrown in prison for NOT voting? While the consequences aren’t quite so extreme in America, consider the imp...

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  • America Recycles Day

    In 2007, November 15 has been designated as America Recycles Day. Sure, sorting all those pieces of junk mail and cat food cans isn’t sexy, but consider the positive impact it’s having: · According to the EPA, recyclin...

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