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Plowing the land of the Delta

We are on a very rutted dirt road near Rondo in the Arkansas Delta. “I bet you’ve been on all the roads in Arkansas,” the driver told me. “I have to admit, I’ve never been on this one,” I reply. We’re looking for the Williams family farm, and soon Harvey Williams beckons us on a […]

Oktoberfest, Broadway, draft books and i...

It’s hot out there, but we’ve got some cool choices for anyone looking to make the weekend count before the end of August and back to school. There is still plenty of fun in the summer and the weekend forecast, while warm, looks mostly dry for Bucks County. Saturday could peak at 87 degrees with […]

Interiors: Tips to optimize your craft r...

Many people started cottage industries during the pandemic, either because of job loss or simply because they just took the time to explore their creative side and start a small business. As a result, many people work from home to create all kinds of wonderful handcrafted gifts from cushions, door wreaths, art, pottery, keepsakes, flower […]

Grammy winner Charles Neville to be cele...

SPRINGFIELD – In just one week, downtown will be filled with the sounds of jazz, gospel, salsa, samba and soul as the Springfield Jazz & Roots Festival returns after a year of absence due to the pandemic. The festival, scheduled for Saturday, August 14, from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m., has been moved from traditional […]

YP, Chamber names the winners of the Eme...

The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville honored 56 young professionals Thursday night at their 14th annual Nashville Emerging Leaders Awards held at the Collins Alumni Auditorium at Lipscomb University. “As the Nashville region thrives, it is critical that our community retains, attracts and inspires action from more future leaders to be part […]

Charlie Watts “Likely Not Available” for

The Rolling Stones have announced that drummer Charlie Watts is “unlikely to be available” for the resumption of the band’s fall tour of the United States. “Charlie underwent a procedure which was a complete success,” a spokesperson for the group said in a press release, “but I guess his doctors concluded this week that he […]

10 great historic restaurants that are d...

Historic sites are not limited to battlefields or stately homes. Sometimes they can be as surprising as a sushi bar. A new grant program sponsored by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and American Express honors more than two dozen historic and culturally significant small restaurants that have suffered from the pandemic. “These owners are […]

The 13 types of whiskey you should know

For better or for worse, there is more whiskey on the shelves today than there has been in the history of spirits. More competition between producers makes better products, no doubt, and the quality of the whiskey on the shelves is in all likelihood also at an all time high, but the wealth of options […]

The “Dolly Madison Bed” Connects Early A

(Photo by press staff by Geoffrey Plant)Luis Beheit premieres what will be countless cuts to a bed frame constructed from century-old black walnut from Virginia that features in mythology of Dolley Madison’s rescue of the Declaration of Independence before the Washington fire in 1814. Dughlas James and William Lloyd watch. It’s the story of an […]

Select Council Agenda – July 26, 2021 |

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