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Local Event: African American Genealogy: The Joy of Discovery,

Join Barbara Velazquez as she shares her journey of ancestral discovery, including hacks she has learned, how she opened new doors through DNA connections, and the fun of contacting and meeting new family members. Free registration is required at DurandHedden.org. Source link Related Content Expert shares six tips to ‘dementia-proof’ your life Young cancer survivor […]

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Health

Local Event: Odenton Genial Genealogists Meeting

The Odenton Genial Genealogists (OGG) is a group of senior citizens interested in searching for and learning about their ancestors. Our meetings are varied, but revolve around learning how to do genealogical research, and sharing our experiences. Membership to the Anne Arundel Department of Aging (which is free to seniors over 55) is required to […]

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Pets

Pets of the Week: 2 dogs and a cat are searching for homes

Wyndham is a cat with a shy, sweet personality desperately looking for a family that will give him the second chance he deserves. Wyndham is a kitten that should be wide open, social and a non-stop player. Unfortunately, he is so timid in a shelter environment; you wouldn’t think he is any of those things. […]

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Life Style

Student hospitalized after live-streaming jumping into sea over

A female mainland student was rescued and hospitalized after she live-streamed her suicide attempt of jumping into the sea at the Hung Hom Ferry Pier on Tuesday over an argument with her boyfriend during a video call.  The incident occurred around 2am when the 22-year-old woman surnamed Zhao had a FaceTime video call with her […]

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Science

Conscious Travelers in India: How Sustainable Practices are

Edited By: Swati Chaturvedi Last Updated: January 30, 2023, 07:17 IST Many are choosing to travel closer to home, using public transportation and renting bicycles to reduce their carbon footprint. According to a 2022 Sustainable Travel Research Report from an online travel agency, 91% of Indian travelers plan to travel more sustainably in the next […]

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Celebrities

Jeremy Clarkson blames ‘new residents’ for local fury over farm

The 62-year-old broadcaster said new arrivals to his village from London have resented fans flocking to the shop and cafe. The Amazon Prime Video show Clarkson’s Farm has followed him getting to grips with rural life near Chadlington, Oxfordshire. Ahead of next month’s second series, Jeremy said: “It’s difficult to say how many people support […]

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Travel

Local Event: SILL: The Refugees in SW Florida – The Human Story

Yasmin Sayed will present the broad overview of refugee resettlement at Lutheran Services Florida and its efforts in SW Florida. Of particular interest are the human stories of the challenges and successes for families from over 10 countries. One of their refugees may accompany her to the lecture to share the story of their journey […]

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Travel

Local Event: The Refugees in SW Florida – The Human Story

Yasmin Sayed will present the broad overview of refugee resettlement at Lutheran Services Florida and its efforts in SW Florida. Of particular interest are the human stories of the challenges and successes for families from over 10 countries. One of their refugees may accompany her to the lecture to share the story of their journey […]

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Health

Local Event: Genealogy Club: What’s Hot and What’s Not in the

While some antiques and collectibles are bringing record auction prices, some items may be worth only 10% of their value 10 years ago. See photos of actual auction items and learn what to look for to see if you have valuable items in your home.The presenter, Wayne Tuiskula, has been selling antiques and collectibles for […]

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Health

Local Event: Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois hybrid

“Using Online Historical Jewish Newspapers for Genealogical Research” is the title of a talk by genealogist Janice Sellers for the Sunday, Feb. 26, 2023, hybrid meeting of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois. She will give an overview of what is online and where it is, suggest access strategies, discuss what to do if you […]