Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG) cut to fit at StockNews.com

Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) was downgraded by StockNews.com from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report released Thursday. Other stock analysts have also recently published research reports on the company. TheStreet upgraded Heritage Insurance from a ‘c-‘ rating to a ‘d+’ rating …

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Mariam Issoufou Kamara will design a museum and a cultural center in Senegal

In Wolof, a language spoken in Senegal, Bet-bi means “eye”. From 2025, Bet-bi will also refer to a new museum and community center built near the historic town of Kaolack, Senegal, when that open their doors. Comprising exhibition spaces, community rooms and a library, the nearly 3,300 square foot museum …

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Weekly analyst rating updates for Heritage Insurance (HRTG)

Wealth insurance (NYSE: HRTG) recently received a number of price target changes and rating updates: 05/11/2022 – Heritage Insurance has been upgraded by StockNews.com analysts from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. 04/05/2022 – Heritage Insurance has been downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a ‘buy’ rating …

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East Haven hosts Italian-American Heritage Parade, for the first time since 2015

EAST HAVEN, CT – It’s been seven years since East Haven hosted the parade that honors Italian-American heritage. That changes on October 9. Since 2003, the parade has grown into a regional event held on a rotational basis among six communities in the region, including East Haven, Hamden, West Haven, …

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Museum Makeover Grant Helps Renew 15 Connecticut Exhibits

The program, titled “Museum Makeover,offers recipients up to $3,000 plus free visits from museum curators to develop a plan to improve certain areas of the museums and the visitor experience, according to a press release. “Helping these institutions know how to share other stories is also very important to us,” …

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Hello Kashmir: The Valley is experiencing a tourism boom : The Tribune India

Rohit Bhan and Samaan Lateef LONG queues of tourists at Srinagar airport, crowded restaurants, families waiting their turn at Dal Lake shikara boarding points, couples posing in traditional dress at Nishat Bagh, bustling markets, fully occupied hotels – Kashmir is back in the big league of tourism, with a bang. …

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Growing farms through agrotourism; grant to strengthen

PRESTON, Conn. (WTNH) – Half a million dollars is being distributed to 33 farms across the state. The grants are intended to strengthen the economic viability of Connecticut farmers and agricultural cooperatives. Although not a grant recipient, a Connecticut farm is thriving thanks to agritourism. Gorgeous yellow, pink, purple and …

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The Bristol Press – United Way of West Central Connecticut turns 100

BRISTOL — United Way of West Central Connecticut is celebrating 100 years of supporting nonprofits in the region this year, starting with a “community chest dinner” on June 3. “We are thrilled to celebrate 100 years of serving the community,” said Donna Osuch, president and CPO of United Way of …

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Heritage Foundation preservation winners include a wide variety of individuals, organizations | Brentwood homepage

The 2022 Preservation Award winners were announced recently at the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County’s Fifth Annual Preservation Symposium at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, according to a statement. For 46 years, as part of its nonprofit mission, the Heritage Foundation has recognized preservation projects and individuals who have made …

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Historic Deerfield Holding First Sheep on the Street Heritage Breed Sheep Weekend to Highlight How Sheep Shaped New England Crafts and Culture | The scene

Heritage Breed Sheep Weekend to highlight how sheep have shaped New England trades and culture DEERFIELD, Mass. – Historic Deerfield is hosting its first annual Sheep on the Street event this weekend from Friday, May 13 through Sunday, May 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. This Heritage …

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CCSU Softball Field – Central Connecticut State Blue Devils

USCC softball field The CCSU softball field opened in 2010 when the school renovated the Blue Devils baseball and softball fields. The pitch features state-of-the-art turf as well as separate enclosures for both teams. Batting cages are located on the straight of the field, with spectator seating located in several …

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Shahka Lokhmahs Traditional Armenian cookies from the Armenian Museum website

Granulated sugar Preparation: With an electric mixer, mix the butter and egg yolk until they are very creamy. Add the vanilla and mix until well blended. Add the sifted powdered sugar and mix again. At this point, add the finely ground pecans or toasted walnuts and stir until completely incorporated …

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Mattatuck Museum Announces Summer Art Exhibits

WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum announces three new summer exhibitions. Shipwrecks: Duty of Memory and The Garden, open May 22; Mystery & Benevolence: Masonic and Odd Fellow Folk Art, opens May 29. These exhibits offer a variety of subjects ranging from photographs of derelict ships around the world, to abstract …

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The Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury organizes events and activities

WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., announces its calendar of activities and events for the month of June. For more information and to register, visit mattmuseum.org or call 203-753-0381 x130. Visitors who prefer contactless payment can call and reserve their ticket in advance. Based on the recent …

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Turning tourism and travelogues into murder mysteries

By WAYNE D. KING, NH Secrets, Legends and Lore In 42 years, Mark Okrant has gone from academic to guru of tourist research to author of detective novels. Mark Okrant has spent the past 42 years in New Hampshire teaching tourism management and establishing and then maintaining the role of …

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Jamaican Minister of Tourism, Ed Bartlett, inducted into the Global Travel Hall of Fame – English version

The Honorable Edmund Bartlett, Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, has become the first Caribbean tourism leader to be inducted into the prestigious Global Travel Hall of Fame. It was presented with honor by The Travel Corporation, CEO, Brett Tollman at the Chesterfield Hotel in London. Minister Bartlett is the first Caribbean …

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‘a great legacy to live on’

GREENWICH — About 90 years ago, the Greenwich Historical Society began. In honor of its anniversary, townspeople are invited to learn more about Greenwich, from its first settlers to its distinct neighborhoods. Speaking at the first public gathering of members of the new non-profit organization at the Old Greenwich Library …

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Analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) to report EPS of $0.15

Wall Street analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) to report earnings of $0.15 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts released earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The highest EPS estimate is $0.20 and the lowest is $0.09. Heritage Insurance reported earnings …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) Reports Quarterly Earnings and Beats Expectations of $1.28 per EPS

Heritage Insurance Inc (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) released its quarterly results on Thursday. The insurance provider reported ($1.15) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.13 per ($1.28), MarketWatch Earnings reports. Heritage Insurance posted a negative return on equity of 3.56% and a negative net margin …

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Historic Dutch Colonial finds a buyer in no time

Built in the early 1700s by a man named Hezekiah Portera historic Dutch Colonial in Connecticut is now on the market for $389,000. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and known as the Charles H. Curtis House, the residence of Southbury has had a number of notable occupants …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 (NYSE: HRTG)

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 5, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 14 will receive a dividend of 0.06 per share from the insurer on Tuesday, July 5. This represents a dividend of $0.24 on an annualized basis …

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Could New Jersey see an increase in cannabis tourism? Industry leaders say it has the potential to be a billion dollar industry

May 07, 2022, 02:29Updated 6 hours ago By: News 12 Staff With recreational marijuana now legal in the state, could New Jersey see an increase in cannabis-related tourism? While the Garden State may not see activities like cannabis yoga classes anytime soon, it could see consumer lounges. Cannabis insiders say …

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Cannabis tourism: 5 things you need to know before planning a trip

eldadcarin/Getty Images/iStockphoto Every time an industry starts making a lot of money, you can bet it will spawn other mini-industries. Such is the case with legal cannabis, which has now grown enough to spawn its own cannabis tourism industry. Discover: How to become rich with a normal jobMore: 6 Bad …

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The Bruce Museum features journalist Bob Ward speaking about the 1990 Gardner Museum robbery

GREENWICH, Conn. – On the night of March 18, 1990, two men in police uniforms arrived at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Over the next 81 minutes, they kidnapped and then fled with 13 priceless pieces of art. More than 30 years later, the question arises again: are …

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Washington Museum featuring a program on the ecology of Lake Waramaug

WASHINGTON — The Gunn Historical Museum will present a guest lecture “How the Lake Waramaug Task Force Brought the Lake Back from the Shore” with Sean Hayden, executive director of the Lake Waramaug Task Force, at 6:30 p.m. May 16 on Zoom. From the Gunn Historical Museum: Historically, Lake Waramaug …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) downgraded by TheStreet

Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) was downgraded by equity researchers at TheStreet from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a report released on Tuesday, reports TheStreetRatingsTable. HRTG has been the subject of a number of other reports. StockNews.com downgraded Heritage Insurance from a “buy” rating …

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Met Gala brings in record $17.4 million, museum says

Kacey Musgraves attends the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the exhibit ‘In America: An Anthology of Fashion’ on Monday, May 2, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Evan Agostini/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP NEW YORK (AP) — All that “golden glamour” has brought real …

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Horse-drawn carriages, steam trains and monorail: the Transit Museum explores the Bronx’s rich transit history in the Grand Central Gallery exhibit

A small new exhibit at the New York Transit Museum’s gallery in Grand Central Terminal explores the history of the Bronx and how the borough has been shaped by waves of transit development. “Building The Bronx” charts three and a half centuries of transportation in the borough, from horse-drawn carriages …

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Woman credited with proposing to designate Asian heritage month as part of organization with Hudson Valley ties

May 02, 2022, 9:45 p.m.Updated 7 hours ago By: Jonathan Gordon The woman credited with first proposing the idea of ​​designating Asian Heritage Month in America was part of an organization that has a still-operating chapter in the Hudson Valley. Jeanie Jew was on staff for upstate Rep. Frank Horton …

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On Dartmouth’s Christian Heritage – The Dartmouth Review

Dartmouth’s only religious building, now closed for two years due to ‘ventilation’ issues. Photo courtesy of Daderot via Wikimedia Commons. Reflecting on the Easter season, I thought it appropriate to spend some time discussing the College’s Christian heritage. Over Easter, I had the pleasure of participating in many celebrations of …

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The museum is the next chapter in the cottage story linked to the spy ring, George Washington

A Port Jefferson home linked to the spy ring that helped George Washington track British troop movements during the Revolutionary War will reopen next month as a full-time museum, officials have said. Drowned Meadow Cottage, the 18th century home of Culper spy ring member Phillips Roe, will open its doors …

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Smithsonian Museum exhibits portrait competition winner and runners-up – Royal Examiner

WASHINGTON — Maryland earlier this month became the 10th state to create a paid family and medical leave program for workers, but Congress appears no closer to enacting similar legislation.The closest federal lawmakers to revising family and medical leave policy came last fall when Democrats called for improvements to the …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) vs. Lemonade (NYSE:LMND) Direct Survey

Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) and Lemonade (NYSE:LMND – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which business is superior? We’ll compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends. Profitability This table compares the net …

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Arts playlist: the new director of the Biggs Museum

Delaware Public Media’s Kelli Steele interviews new Biggs Museum director Micheal Dudich Dudich is no stranger to the Biggs, having served as a director of Biggs for the past five years, a role he says gives him insight into the 28-year-old nonprofit and its leadership. “I think from a visionary …

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House Committee to Investigate Tourism Department’s Dealings with Swadley’s Bar-BQ

A House Select Committee will investigate the potential misuse of taxpayer dollars by the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation. The now-cancelled contract between the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation and Swadley’s Bar-BQ is the subject of an investigation to be conducted by a House Special Investigative Committee that …

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Westport hosts AAPI Heritage Month

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month begins on Sunday – and AAPI Westport is ready. With a full range of activities, the group invites all residents to learn, connect and celebrate together. Kicking off AAPI Heritage Month at Saugatuck Sweets on Monday, May 2 (4:30-6 p.m.). Receive a discount on …

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New Connecticut Museum Highlights the Beauty, Struggles and History of the Sikh Community – Hartford Courant

Swaranjit Singh Khalsa, a newly elected councilor from Norwich, takes his duty to represent the people of the city seriously. He takes his ethnic and religious heritage even more seriously. He is a Sikh, born in New Delhi and raised in Punjab after a genocidal purge made life in the …

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Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum Unveils New Permanent Exhibit: A Century of Dolls

On Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 12 p.m.the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum located at 295 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT, will open a new permanent exhibit curated by Museum Consultant Stacey Danielson title, A century of dolls, presenting the Museum’s collections of antique and vintage dolls and toys. Admission to the exhibition is …

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Bartlett will lead a global tourism marketing blitz

Buoyed by the rapid recovery of Jamaica’s tourism industry from the devastating fallout from COVID-19, Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett and a team were due to depart the island on Friday for a global marketing tour to boost visitor arrivals . Based on current arrival figures, the Minister of Tourism predicts …

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The Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers a special program for neurodiverse children

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center hosts “Animals for All,” a series of free programs designed exclusively for neurodiverse children and their families. Two different program formats are offered: Heckscher Farm Open Nights, which allow families to visit the Heckscher Farm after hours at their own pace and on command, …

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Comparison of Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG)

Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ: CINF – Get Rating) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the best investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation and earnings. Valuation and benefits …

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East Haven Kickoff Dinner in Support of the Italian American Heritage Parade

EAST HAVEN — A launch dinner at Silver Sands Beach Club will raise funds for this year’s Italian-American Heritage Parade, officials said. The party will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on May 26 at the club’s Beachside restaurant and will include a buffet dinner, coffee, dessert, door …

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Town of Stonington: Stanton-Davis Farm Museum

April 21, 2022 – 10:12 p.m. We recently had the privilege of spending time at the Stanton-Davis Homestead Museum, located at the intersection of Osbrook Point Road and Greenhaven Road. The farm is the oldest house in Stonington, dating from 1670. It was built by Thomas Stanton, one of the …

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Local tourism leaders lobby lawmakers for more funding

ST. CLOUD — As state lawmakers return to Capitol Hill after the Easter recess, members of the tourism industry are lobbying legislative leaders to help rebuild the industry. Rachel Thompson is the executive director of Visit Greater St. Cloud and the public policy chair of the Association of Convention and …

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Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. invests in battery recycling

ELGIN, Ill –Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. (Nasdaq: HCCI), a leading provider of parts cleaning, hazardous and non-hazardous waste, used oil refining, antifreeze recycling and service in the field primarily focused on small and medium-sized businesses, today announced an investment in its battery recycling partner, HBR Retriev Holdco, LLC (Retriev), through its …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) Expected to Report Quarterly Sales of $153.74 Million

Brokers expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) to report sales of $153.74 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts made earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The lowest sales estimate is $141.01 million and the highest is $166.46 million. Heritage Insurance reported sales of $147.24 …

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Rarely exhibited pieces among 80 artifacts the Danbury Museum will showcase for its 80th anniversary

DANBURY — To celebrate its 80th anniversary, the Danbury Museum & Historical Society will present a new exhibit this summer to highlight the city’s long and varied history. The Danbury (Re)Discovered exhibition – which opens in June – will feature 80 artifacts, collected by the museum over the past eight …

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Cyprus, dependent on tourism, abolishes virus tests for most travelers

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cypriot authorities on Monday eased travel to the eastern Mediterranean island nation as the summer tourist season kicks off by waiving the need to take any COVID-19 tests before boarding a flight or leaving. the arrival. Under the new regulations, only unvaccinated people who have not …

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Easter Peep Show! Go inside the museum’s art exhibit featuring and inspired by the beloved marshmallow treat

peepzilla Jon Bolton/Racine Art Museum “Peepzilla”, created by Cremona Weisser ask around Peeps – the sweet marshmallow treats that make it into many Easter baskets this time of year – and love-or-hate opinions are formed as fast as those that welcome enduring Christmas (and, some might say, equally indestructible) fruit …

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New Britain Herald – Central Connecticut Health District’s ‘Walk This May’ contest is being held for those in Berlin, Newington; here’s how to participate

It’s almost time to represent your city in a healthy and fun competition. The Central Connecticut Health District (CCHD) will kick off its 7th annual walking competition May 1 and wrap it up May 31. “Are you all ready to ‘Walk This May’?!” the staff said in an announcement about …

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Easter flowers, Heritage Hotel egg hunt, karaoke and more!

VFW Easter Flower Sale04/14/2022 and 04/16/2022 | 8h00-16h00 The most beautiful sale of flowers. Organizer: VFW Post 1607. Click for event details. Collection of household hazardous waste and paint04/16/2022 | 8h00-14h00 A household hazardous waste and paint collection day will take place at Ansonia Public Works. Organizers: Naugatuck Valley Council …

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Connecticut Museum promised works by Picasso, Homer, Wyeth | Connecticut News

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut museum says it has been promised an “unprecedented” private collection of European and American art, including works by well-known painters like Pablo Picasso, Mary Cassatt, Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper and Andrew Wyeth and sculptors Henry Moore and Alberto Giacometti. An anonymous couple from Greenwich …

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Mississippi Governor Declares April Confederate Heritage Month for Third Consecutive Year

For the third year in a row, Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves quietly signed a proclamation declaring April Confederate Heritage Month, a controversial tradition that has been practiced by many of his Democratic and Republican predecessors in the southern state. The proclamation, which was not posted on the governor’s official social …

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Jim Herman at RBC Heritage: Live Stream, TV Channel | April 14-17 – How to watch and stream major league and college sports

June 27, 2021; Cromwell, Connecticut, USA; Jim Herman plays his shot on the third hole during the final round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta – USA TODAY Sports Jim Herman hits the ties in the 2022 RBC Heritage April 14-17 after a 71st-place finish at …

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Representation Matters: Arab American Heritage Month

“We are a strongly stereotyped group of people, and that is often negative. We must work to change this narrative by teaching and embracing the diversity of Arabs.—Nadine El-Awar, United Teachers Los Angeles “Representation is important to me on an individual level because people like me have made a difference …

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Heritage’s New 2022 Citrus Re Catalytic Bond Priced Above Expectations

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc., headquartered in Florida but nationwide, has now secured its new catastrophe bond Citrus Re Ltd. (series 2022-1) with an initial amount of $100 million, but with prices now set above the initial range.This is the latest signal on the pricing of wind-exposed reinsurance protection in the …

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Spain probes private taxidermy museum with 1,000 animals

April 10, 2022Updated: April 10, 2022 08:36 1of5In this photo provided by the Spanish Civil Guard and made available on Sunday, April 10, 2022, the Civil Guard check stuffed animals in Betera, Spain. Spain’s Civil Guard said it was investigating a businessman in the eastern Valencia region who had a …

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The Palestine Museum of the CT will be presented at the Venice Biennale

When the international Venice Biennale, an international art exhibit in its 59th year, opens later this month, a relatively new Connecticut museum will be there too. His very presence is a statement. It’s the Palestine Museum United States in Woodbridge, founded in 2018 by Faisal Saleh as the only museum …

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Heritage’s Citrus Re 2022-1 Catalytic Bond Sees Price Rise

The new catastrophe bond transaction Citrus Re Ltd. (Series 2022-1) sponsored by Florida-headquartered but nationwide P&C insurer Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. saw its price forecast rise above the initial range, may bring back Artemis.This is the latest sign that catastrophe bond funds and investors are demanding a minimum level of …

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AHA News: Traditional dances combine music, movement, heritage and health – Consumer Health News

THURSDAY, April 7, 2022 (American Heart Association News) — Anyone who’s twisted, hustled, boot-scooted, or learned to do the Dougie knows that dancing can be more than just a fun way to spend a Saturday night. But when music and movement connect someone with their heritage, it can give a …

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New Britain Herald – New Britain Museum of American Art holds symposium on sustainable tourism and hospitality

@Hooks_Ciara NEW BRITAIN – The New Britain Museum of American Art is hosting the 15th Annual Global Symposium on Environmental Sustainability, in partnership with Central Connecticut State University, on Thursday, April 14. The symposium centered on sustainable tourism and hospitality will be a one-day event consisting of several information sessions …

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Middletown Military Museum celebrates 20 years with fundraising dinner

The Greater Middletown Military Museum, celebrating 20 years in business, is hosting an anniversary dinner on April 23 at the Sons of Italy in Middletown. Greater Middletown Military Museum / Photo Added MIDDLETOWN — The Greater Middletown Military Museum will be celebrating 20 years in business at a fundraising dinner …

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1774 Phillis Wheatley Letter admonishing slavery joins museum collection

the American Revolution Museum in Philadelphia recently acquired an original from April 1, 1774 Connecticut Journal newspaper reprinting a letter from the recently freed poet Phillis Wheatley to the Mohegan Indian poet and Presbyterian minister, the Reverend Samson Occom. The letter highlights the contradiction between the ideals invoked at the …

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Sustainable fashion in Victorian America on May 19

While popular historical dramas such as Bridgerton and Dickinson have recently sparked public interest in period costumes, and Eco fashion is currently in fashion A topic of discussion among consumers and fashion industry professionals, the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will explore the philosophy of 19th century recycling with a new costume …

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Bill Hensley obituary: North Carolina tourism sports official dies at 96

Bill Hensley pictured with his beloved typewriter. It was “his greatest tool”, said his son Bruce Hensley. Provided by Bruce Hensley When Bill Hensley died, he left his family a list of people to call with the news. “I called several of them,” his son Bruce told the Observer, “and …

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The Day – CG Museum Follies, continued…

Paul Choinière’s column (“Planned Coast Guard Museum? Count me as excited”, May 20) is insulting to the overwhelming number of people who have opposed and continue to oppose the location and design of the National Coast Guard Museum. Somehow I missed the routine elements of public discourse – discussion, debate, …

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Hawaii sees tourism return as pandemic concerns ease

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s tourism industry is starting to see a rebound as people return to travel and coronavirus concerns ease. Data from the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism shows domestic arrivals in March were comparable to 2019 levels, Hawaii News Now reported Friday. A record 10 …

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Mattatuck Museum Celebrates Director’s 10th Anniversary

WATERBURY – The Mattatuck Museum is celebrating Bob Burns’ 10th anniversary as museum director. “Under Burns’ leadership, the Mattatuck Museum has been reinvigorated and transformed into a cultural destination, becoming an economic engine and lifeblood of the city,” the members said in a statement. “He renewed his commitment to partnerships …

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Visit Florida Tourism Marketing Partnership Costs to Rise

Visit Florida is raising rates for its tourism marketing partners for the first time in 15 years, with the changes expected to stay in place for at least a few years, officials said this week. Visit Florida, the state’s public-private tourism marketing agency, will pursue the changes over the coming …

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Inside the ring road: the Heritage Foundation gets fierce

NEWS AND NOTICES: The Heritage Foundation has released a set of strategic policy priorities intended to form “the roadmap for Conservatives over the next three years,” according to a mission statement released Thursday. The organization says the roadmap presents a “once in a lifetime opportunity”. Curious? The Conservative think tank …

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New penthouses and apartments to replace Levine Museum uptown

The Levine Museum of the New South has sold its downtown Charlotte building to a New York-based development company that has plans for studios and penthouses on the site, officials said in a press release Thursday. . The buyer, Vela Uptown LLC, plans to convert the 7th Street property into …

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Seattle tourism is slowly recovering – KIRO 7 News Seattle

SEATTLE — Weeks before the start of the Seattle-based cruise season, tourism executives said their business is slowly rebounding. Visit Seattle reports that the number of overnight stays increased by 38% in 2021 compared to the previous year. Hotel occupancy remains well below pre-pandemic highs, and the travel company said …

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New York City on the brink of a tourism boom could see a 70% increase in tourists in 2022, new research suggests

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — After more than two years, New York City is on the verge of a tourism boom — and the city needs it. The Times Square saxophonist was playing blues on Wednesday night, but he’s making way more money than he’s made in a long time. …

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Vegas tourism rebound fuels robust Nevada economy numbers

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada’s tourism economy is putting the coronavirus pandemic behind it, with regulators reporting the best casino earnings ever for a February and the airport serving Las Vegas announcing plans to resume international flights non-stop in April. The Nevada Gaming Control Board on Wednesday reported a 12th …

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Sports Museum at UConn Features Trading Cards

By Connor Linskey, The Chronicle March 29, 2022 For those who dream of earning a paycheck playing the game they love, a benchmark to make it a professional athlete is depicted on a sports trading card. Find out what’s happening at Mansfield-Storrswith free real-time Patch updates. And, over the years, …

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The latest in wine tourism: meditate and get your hands dirty

Dr. Thomas Plante, a psychologist who also teaches at Santa Clara University and Stanford University, warns that life in a vineyard can be easily romanticized. “Sometimes people forget that it’s hard work, there are stressors and you can get dirty.” Still, Plante notes that the cyclical nature of work in …

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🌱River Museum Director Leaves + Students Make Dean’s List

Hello people of Essex-Chester-Deep River! Karena Garrity here with your brand new issue of the Essex-Chester-Deep River Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Breezy with a passing shower. High: 49 Low: 24. Here are the top three Essex-Chester-Deep River stories today: The Connecticut River Museum has announced that its executive director, …

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Tourism Board Records Increase in Las Vegas Visitor Diversity

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority released its annual visitor profile after a year-long hiatus. The report is an in-depth look at the habits of the millions of people who visit Southern Nevada each year. In 2019, around 42 million people visited the Las Vegas …

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The Day – New London celebrates funding for the National Coast Guard Museum

New London – In April 2006, former Connecticut Governor Mr. Jodi Rell met with state and local officials on the Fort Trumbull waterfront to announce a state contribution to the construction of a National Coast Guard Museum. The location has since changed, but the idea of ​​locating a National Coast …

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Local stops on the Women’s Heritage Trail highlight rich history

March 24 – As Women’s History Month continues, those interested in learning more about the many influential women who made Connecticut their home while leaving their mark can visit preserved sites along a trail dedicated across the state that an organization strives to popularize. The Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame, …

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Local stops on the Women’s Heritage Trail highlight rich history | Enfield

As Women’s History Month continues, those wishing to learn more about the many influential women who made Connecticut their home while leaving their mark can visit preserved sites along a dedicated trail through the state that an organization tries to popularize. The Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame, based in New …

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Countries brace for tourism hit by Russian-Ukrainian war

BELEK, Turkey (AP) — After losing two years to the COVID-19 pandemic, traders in the heart of the Turkish Riviera had hoped for a strong tourist season this year to help keep their businesses afloat. But Russia’s war in Ukraine is rapidly chilling their spirits. “We are trying to earn …

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Catfish Row Museum to Host Lecture on Southern Jewish Foods with Ferris, Silver – The Vicksburg Post

By Jim Beaugez | Guest Contributor One of Marcie Cohen Ferris’s strongest memories of her Jewish youth in the Arkansas Delta town of Blytheville is the regular trips her mother made to Memphis to stock up on kosher food. She even devoted a chapter to it in her 2005 book, …

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Funding available for road markers to commemorate folklore and promote cultural tourism | Oswego County

SYRACUSE — The William G. Pomeroy Foundation is accepting applications for its Legends & Lore® Marker Grant Program, which helps communities commemorate their local folklore and legends and promote cultural tourism with roadside markers. Since the program launched in 2015, the Pomeroy Foundation has funded over 140 Legends & Lore …

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Southaven at risk of losing city tax, mayor says – FOX13 News Memphis

SOUTHAVEN, Mississippi — Southaven Mayor Darren Musselwhite said the city’s tourist tax is under threat, and the threat comes from DeSoto County itself. Darren Musselwhite told FOX13 he believes the city’s tourist tax is in jeopardy due to the voting results of three DeSoto County House representatives in the Mississippi …

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The Housatonic Museum of Art Presents a Lecture on the Politics of Abortion

Tuesday, March 22, 2022 2:14 PM Along with its current exhibition “Of Woman Born,” the Housatonic Museum of Art presents a free public lecture titled FROM DANGER TO DIGNITY: The Surprising (and Convoluted) History of US Abortion Politics. During the first century of our republic, various forms of abortion were …

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The Day – Job growth, tourism and affordable housing dominate discussions in Old Lyme

Old Lyme – In this historic coastal town, job growth, tourism and affordable housing are inextricably linked facets of life that must be addressed by working together rather than in silos, officials say. A forum organized by the Economic Development Commission was held for five hours on Saturday morning, bringing …

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Music For All Seasons will celebrate its 30th anniversary at the GRAMMY Museum Experience Prudential Center

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 03/21/2022 (NEWARK, New Jersey) — Music for All Seasons (MFAS) will celebrate its 30th anniversary and honor veterans with songs from Voices of Valor (VOV), Sunday evening, March 27 at the GRAMMY Museum Experience™ Prudential Center as part of the New …

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Job growth, tourism and affordable housing dominate discussions in Old Lyme

March 22 – OLD LYME – In this historic coastal town, job growth, tourism and affordable housing are inextricably linked facets of life that must be addressed by working together rather than in silos, officials say. A forum organized by the Economic Development Commission was held for five hours on …

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Irish American Heritage Month resolution in the US Senate

A resolution designating March 2022 as “Irish-American Heritage Month” and honoring the importance of Irish-Americans in the history and progress of the United States was introduced in the United States Senate on March 17, St. -Patrick. U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), a fifth-generation U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee member and …

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Heritage Seeks $100M Citrus Re Bond for Northeast US Wind Reinsurance

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc., the Florida-headquartered but nationwide property and casualty insurer, has returned to the catastrophe bond market seeking $100 million or more in wind reinsurance in the northeastern United States with a Citrus Re Ltd. transaction. (series 2022-1).Heritage has been visiting the catastrophe bond market since 2014, when …

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“Western Christian heritage cannot be preserved by looking back” | National Catholic Register

The West’s Christian heritage cannot be preserved by looking back, but only by looking forward and building “a genuine culture of Christian witness,” the former Knights of Columbus leader said Thursday during a a conference in Rome. “The Church indeed carries within her the future of the world and that …

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Defendant in north-central Connecticut heroin case gets 6 years

NORTH CENTRAL CONNECTICUT — A defendant in a large-scale narcotics operation that operated, in part, throughout north-central Connecticut was sentenced to more than six years in prison on Wednesday. Leonard C. Boyle, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, said Angel DeJesus-Concepcion, 40, a citizen of the Dominican Republic …

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Queens Tourism Slowly Rising as Visitors Return to ‘World’s Borough’ – QNS.com

When Queens became the “epicenter of the epicenter” of the global health crisis in March 2020, tourism in the “World’s Borough” came to a halt. Restaurants, transportation, recreation and sporting events have been canceled as COVID-19 closed establishments and devastated the local economy. Two years later, as Queens emerges from …

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Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum opens 2022 season with new exhibit and free admission for Connecticut kids

The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, at 295 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT will open its 2022 season on April 6, 2022 at 12 p.m. with an exciting schedule of events including talks, book signings, art exhibits and programs communities that will inspire, educate and entertain people of all ages. During the months …

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COVID-19: two years later | New York tourism continues to rebound in years following shutdowns

New York’s bustling tourism industry continues to rebuild from the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. In March 2020, tourism in the city virtually stopped overnight. Attractions closed, Broadway shuttered, and many local businesses in popular tourist districts also closed. Nobody was really prepared for what was going to happen …

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New Zealand to ‘welcome the world back’ as tourism restarts

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Wednesday that her country is “ready to welcome the world back” and that most tourists are allowed to return by May as the country continues to ease its coronavirus restrictions. The announcement brought forward the date that tourists …

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This Connecticut Museum Is Believed To Be Haunted

Posted in Connecticut Claim March 15, 2022 by Lisa Sammons When you think of haunted places in Connecticut, your mind probably goes to a spooky environment.. May be abandoned mental hospitals or empty ghost towns hidden deep in the woods? A place that you Probably …

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Covid-hit tourism cuts 2.15cr of jobs: The Tribune India

Tribune press service New Delhi, March 14 The government admitted in the Lok Sabha on Monday that a whopping 2.15 crore jobs had been lost in the tourism sector due to Covid-19. Nirmala Sitharaman Responding to further questions on the impact of the pandemic on tourism in the …

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Coast Guard Museum gets a boost to begin summer construction | Connecticut News

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A plan to build a Coast Guard museum in New London could begin preliminary construction this summer after receiving a boost from the federal government. An omnibus bill passed by the House last week contains $50 million for the museum, bringing the total federal investment …

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Baseball wins in late wave against Central Connecticut State

Brendon Jones throws during the game against Nebraska on March 9, 2022 at Tointon Family Stadium. (File photo by Julia Smith | Collegian Media Group) Kansas State Baseball (5-7) kicked off its home opener against Central Connecticut State (3-2) on Saturday afternoon in a fast-paced offensive affair. The Wildcats controlled …

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Netflix cancels ‘The Baby-Sitters Club’ series – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Los Angeles, March 12:Netflix has ended the family comedy-drama series “The Baby-Sitters Club” after just two seasons.Created by Rachel Shukert, the show was based on the bestselling novels by Ann M. Martin and followed the friendship and adventures of seven friends – Kristy, Claudia, Stacey, Mary Anne, Dawn, Jessi and …

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Holyoke Parade winners celebrated for their heritage and achievements

A Holyoke philanthropist and banking industry leader, and the U.S. Secretary of Labor, along with five outstanding members of the Holyoke St. Patrick’s Parade Committee, will finally be able to march on Sunday, March 20. Originally set to wear their green in the 2020 parade, winners and festivities had to …

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Construction of the National Coast Guard Museum in New London could begin soon

Construction of the long-awaited National Coast Guard Museum in New London, Connecticut could begin this summer. Wes Pulver, the chairman of the museum association, told the New London City Council this week that they were now financially able to begin the first phase of construction. Mayor Mike Passero said after …

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K-State continues to stay at home against Central Connecticut State

MANHATTAN, Kan. – With a modified weekend schedule, K-State continues its homestand with a three-game series against Central Connecticut State starting Saturday at 2 p.m. at Tointon Family Stadium. The three-game series concludes Sunday with a doubleheader scheduled for 1 p.m. Match 2 of the doubleheader will begin approximately 45 …

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New York’s recovery plan includes tourism, clean streets and pot sales

March 10, 2022, 10:56 p.m.Updated 6 hours ago By: Associated press After two years of a pandemic in New York City, Mayor Eric Adams hopes to steer his city toward economic renewal by attracting tourists, sprucing up streets and embracing New York’s legal pot industry. Adams, a Democrat who was …

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The Cape May County Tourist Board hopes Canadian tourists will return this summer now that the border is open

March 09, 2022, 11:26 p.m.Updated March 10, 2022 By: News 12 Staff Officials in southern New Jersey hope Canadian tourists will return now that the US-Canada border has reopened after two years. But some obstacles remain. “Every dollar they put in their tank today is probably going to impact what …

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How this historic house museum influenced the many Golden Age mansions that followed it

The Golden Age is arguably one of the most influential periods in the world of design, whether in architecture, interiors, landscaping or entertainment, but there are a particular period pre– Golden Age structure that played a key role in the designs that succeeded it: the Lockwood-Mathews Manorwhich is now a …

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The Day – Coast Guard Museum fundraiser will get a $50 million boost

New London – Congress will vote this week on a massive $1.5 trillion government expense package which includes $50 million for the construction of the National Coast Guard Museum in New London. Sen. Chris Murphy, who broke the news on Wednesday, said in a statement that the $50 million and …

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🌱 Center Moriches-Eastport Daily: ‘Birth Tourism’ program + Armor

Come up, Moriches-Eastport Center! It’s Wednesday, so let me, Diane Witek, fill you in on everything you need to know about what’s happening at the Moriches-Eastport Center today. First, today’s weather forecast: Intermittent snow and rain. High: 39, low: 30. Here are the best stories from the Moriches-Eastport Center today: …

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The Day – Construction of the National Coast Guard Museum is set to begin this summer

New London — The first phase of construction of the National Coast Guard Museum could begin in early July, with the demolition of part of City Pier Plaza. Retired USCG Captain Wes Pulver, president of the National Coast Guard Museum Association, announced the news at Monday’s city council meeting. “We’ve …

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Low-Cost Airline Will Offer Service Via Nashville | Tourism

Breeze Airways will introduce service via Nashville International Airport in May. According to a statement, Utah-based Breeze will add service connecting BNA to the following cities: Akron/Canton, Ohio (Thursdays, Fridays, Sundays and Mondays starting May 26. One-way fares start at $39, with round-trip tickets at $89) Tulsa, Oklahoma (Thursdays and …

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Louisiana Museum Plans: The Life of Professor Longhair, His Legacy

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — An exhibit on the life and legacy of the New Orleans pianist known as Professor Longhair will open next month at a state museum near the State Capitol in Louisiana. Henry Roeland Byrd had a great influence on New Orleans music. His hits include “Tipitina”, …

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At Ukraine’s largest art museum, a race to protect heritage

LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — The director of Ukraine’s largest art museum roamed its halls, supervising staff as they tidied up its collections to protect their national heritage in case the Russian invasion advances west. In a partially empty gallery of the Andrey Sheptytsky National Museum, employees placed baroque pieces neatly …

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