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7:44 AM / Sunday January 21, 2018

Travel

Five things on Florida’s Space Coast to deepen your passion for space

November 2, 2017

BPT When it comes to outer space, there is much to wonder and dream about. Where else are there such colossal challenges paired with the infinite possibilities of discovery? For stargazers, dreamers and those who believe anything is possible, Florida has the perfect vacation spot for experiencing that sense of cosmic adventure, and letting your…

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NAACP issues National Travel Advisory for American Airlines

October 26, 2017

Calls for a meeting with the airline to discuss troublesome issues   BALTIMORE – The NAACP, the nation’s original and largest social justice advocacy organization, has released the following statement today announcing a travel advisory warning African Americans about their safety and well being when patronizing American Airlines or traveling on American Airlines flights: “The…

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Millennial travel is on the rise

October 26, 2017

NewsUSA Millennials want to see the world. According to a study by Boston Consulting Group, Americans ages 18-34 reported a greater desire to travel abroad by a 23 percent margin. While the economy rebounds, travel spending by this group is up. These 80 million young Americans crave authenticity and adventure in travel; they are socially…

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Exhibition explores African design as agent of change

October 26, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Wire eyeglasses are shown at the High Museum of Art Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, in Atlanta.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)   By Kate Brumback Associated Press ATLANTA–A new exhibition opening in Atlanta encourages visitors to abandon their preconceived notions about Africa and explore the creative efforts of people using design to bring about change on…

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Maximize the joy of travel

October 19, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: Courtesy of Getty Image   Family Features Many facets of travel – the anticipation, the experience and even the return trip – can enhance your mood. It can create an element of the unexpected and give you the opportunity to gain new, memorable experiences. To explore the connection between happiness and travel, and…

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Smooth Traveler: Walking in Winchester, VA

October 19, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Belle Grove  (Photo: Renée S. Gordon)   By Renée S. Gordon For a small city, Winchester, Virginia has a huge history. Once a Shawnee Indian camping ground, Pennsylvania Quakers found it to be fertile land to settle on in 1732. The city was founded in 1744 by Col. James Woods and remains the…

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Smooth Traveler: Fayetteville, North Carolina, The People You’ll Meet

October 13, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Airborne Rescue Diorama   By Renée S. Gordon Fayetteville, North Carolina owes its founding to its prime location. The site was once where a series of Native American paths met, and because early roads usually followed established Indian paths, the hub of five plank roads and subsequently is where all of the state’s…

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Partial list of top spots to view Fall Foliage in Philadelphia

October 13, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Wissahickon Gorge  (CREDIT: R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia)   Our picks for the best spots to see vivid fall colors in the Philly area visitphilly.com Every autumn all across the Greater Philadelphia area, the leaves turn to vibrant reds, oranges and yellows in one of nature’s greatest shows. We’ve rounded up our favorite parks,…

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Diwali festivals grow in US, from Disney to Times Square

October 6, 2017

By Beth J. Harpaz associated press NEW YORK –The holiday of Diwali is starting to light up mainstream America. Diwali, a festival of lights celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and others in India and other countries, has long been observed in immigrant communities around the U.S. But now public celebrations of the holiday are starting…

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Fall in love with Greater Fort Lauderdale

October 6, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO: Torrey Pines Golf Course Deals currently running through Oct. 15 NewsUSA Travelers may think of summer and beach activities when they think of Florida, but Greater Fort Lauderdale takes its relaxing vibe into the fall season. With options for off-season savings, visitors can enjoy a VIP experience for less and make the most of…

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Go With The-Flo

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s surrogate mother has given birth to the couple’s third child, a baby girl

January 19, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Kanye West and Kim Kardashian  (Photo by Joe Seer /Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, Kanye West...

Color Of Money

Think spring: Now’s the time to plan the landscape of your dreams

January 19, 2018

BPT The weather outside is frightful and the week ahead calls for falling temperatures and maybe even...

Food And Beverage

A Fresh Tailgate Menu

January 12, 2018

Quick and tasty ideas for game day ABOVE PHOTO:  Grilled Sausage Skewer Sandwiches Family Features Take your...

Seniors

Savvy Senior: What to do when a loved one dies

January 12, 2018

Dear Savvy Senior, This may seem like a strange question, but can you tell me what steps...

Health

Say goodbye to winter blues with vitamin D-rich foods

January 19, 2018

BPT Winter got you down? Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is estimated to affect 10 million Americans, according...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of Jan. 21

January 19, 2018

All Signs: This week the Sun and Venus in Aquarius will promote warm relations and good times...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff