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It’s more than eating turkey, watching football, and taking naps!

Thanksgiving is a national United States holiday that takes place every third Thursday of November, this year on November 24th. The first Thanksgiving dates back to 1621, when the Plymouth colonists and the Wampanoag shared an autumn feast. Then, for more than two centuries, Thanksgiving was celebrated on different days by the US colonies and…

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Feel the Holiday Cheer at the Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Event with Live Jazz on November 26th

Enjoy a heaping serving of holiday joy this November courtesy of the Peanuts gang at the Charlie Brown Thanksgiving Event with Live Jazz. The family-friendly movie screening and live concert will revive favorite childhood memories all thanks to the iconic music (and stories) of the Charlie Brown universe. On Saturday, November 26th, the Episcopal Church…

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Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at Any Hour of the Night, Courtesy of Insomnia Cookies

A craving for a hot fudge sundae can strike anytime, but ice cream shops are rarely open late. Insomnia Cookies has a solution: its deluxe Hot Fudge Sundae cookie, available for late-night delivery (like everything else on the menu). The moist chocolate cookie is infused with rainbow sprinkles and filled with a blend of sprinkles…

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Take a Trans-Atlantic Culinary Trip at Lutece

What inspires Lutece’s chef? The answer is two-fold: classic French cuisine and fresh, locally sourced ingredients. These two elements converge in his kitchen in an explosion of delicious flavors, from the sourdough focaccia with cultured butter to the rhubarb cheese tart with lemon balm. Pick and choose which dishes you want to enjoy or let…

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Expect Only the Best Ingredients at Basic Burger

The word “basic” carries no negative connotations at Basic Burger. On the contrary, it’s a positive adjective. It speaks to the simple nature of the ingredients the chefs use to craft elevated sandwiches. The beef, for instance, comes from grass-fed 100% Certified Angus cattle, and the antibiotic- and hormone-free chicken hails from farms where birds…

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Best Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day: June 19th, 2022

As June 19th comes around the corner once again, it’s time to plan an extra special Father’s Day celebration. No matter who you are celebrating Father’s Day for, these Father’s Day gift ideas are thoughtful, creative, and can even be done last minute!  Create your own scrapbook. There's nothing better than a homemade, one-of-a-kind scrapbook…

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