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Land Of The Midnight Sun (Alaska) Grows 19 Pound Carrots, 76 Pound Cabbages & Rutabagas The Size Of Your Left Leg

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The Alaska Grown logo has become one of the most iconic visual representations of Alaska pride – since its introduction in 1986, the sweatshirts, tee shirts, hats and other gear imprinted with the distinctive blue, yellow and green logo have become shorthand for the wearer’s pride in all things Alaska. But the program is more […]

June 6th, 2021 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News | Read More »

Top 10 Iconic Things To See & Do In Alaska

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These icons represent Alaska’s natural beauty, deep—rooted history, thriving Native culture and other not—to—miss attractions. They all exist in Alaska, and all can be experienced in one trip. From the Inside Passage to Fairbanks to the tip of the Kenai Peninsula, here are 10 of Alaska’s most impressive icons. Totem Poles — The Inside Passage […]

June 6th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Rental Car Shortage Alters Vacation Logistics In Alaska

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How to Explore Fairbanks Without a Car FAIRBANKS, ALASKA — Whether by shuttle, motorcycle, guided tour or by foot there are a wide variety of ways visitors can navigate the Fairbanks region. With a reduction in available rental cars this summer, we aim to articulate all the different ways visitors can cruise around town and […]

May 30th, 2021 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Climate Change Film Shows Geophysical Institute Researchers In Harsh Greenland Landscape

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GREENLAND, PLANET EARTH — The wind’s low, rumbling howl fills the ears for 89 seconds before a human voice is heard. The ice and snow of Greenland’s expanse passes below, seen through the lens of Brooklyn, New York, filmmaker Iva Radivojevic aboard a NASA surveillance aircraft. “White… All color has disappeared,” the caption at the […]

May 30th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News | Read More »

Ventura County Community College District (VCCCD) Celebrates Class of 2021 Graduates

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Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura colleges’ students honored CAMARILLO, CA — Not even a pandemic could stop this year’s graduates of Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura colleges from pursuing—and achieving—their educational goals. In recognition of what these resilient students have accomplished, the Ventura County Community College District (VCCCD) leadership collaborated with its three colleges to celebrate the […]

May 27th, 2021 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Van Nuys News | Read More »

San Francisco’s Largest Hotel, Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, Reopens on Monday, May 24

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Hotel to illuminate a five-day countdown on its exterior leading up to the hotel’s opening. SAN FRANCISCO, CA — On Monday, May 24, Hilton San Francisco Union Square Hotel, the largest hotel in San Francisco and on the West Coast, will reopen its doors and welcome back guests for the first time in over a year. Throughout […]

May 19th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Travel | Read More »

Famed & Iconic Neon Museum Announces Summer Hours

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LAS VEGAS, NV — Home to the iconic neon signs chronicling Las Vegas history, The Neon Museum will offer adjusted summer hours of operation beginning Saturday, May 1. Open seven days a week, the museum will open at 3 p.m. and close at 11 p.m. everyday. The revised hours take into account the later sunset […]

April 20th, 2021 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

Country Music Superstar Brad Paisley To Headline Nashville’s July 4th From Lower Broadway

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Let Freedom Sing! Will Include Largest Fireworks Show in Nashville History and Live Music from Nashville Symphony NASHVILLE – Country music superstar Brad Paisley will headline Nashville’s July 4th celebration on Lower Broadway, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced today. The Let Freedom Sing! presented by Dr Pepper event will feature the largest fireworks show in Nashville history with the pyrotechnics synchronized to a […]

April 20th, 2021 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News | Read More »

White Water Rafting Company (Western River Expeditions) Seeing Record Travelers in 2021: New Video Campaign Expresses Why

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SALT LAKE CITY, UT — The 2021 river rafting season clock is ticking. Western River Expeditions reports that it is seeing a record number of travelers selecting overnight rafting trips as the vacation of choice this summer. This company is in the enviable position of drawing people to wilderness destinations where experiences are authentic and […]

April 20th, 2021 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured/Main article,Late Breaking News,Travel | Read More »

Sophisticated Style For Epicureans In San Luis Obispo: New Restaurant On Scene In SLO With Fromagerie & Wine Store

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SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — Park 1039, a unique and welcome new addition to the San Luis Obispo burgeoning culinary scene has opened its doors in downtown SLO. Showcasing a curated collection of domestic and international cheeses, fine wines, rare beers, and hand-picked culinary gems, Park 1039 is a paradise for epicureans. With a location […]

April 20th, 2021 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Travel,Van Nuys News | Read More »

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