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CHARLEVOIX -- The Charlevoix Public Library recently completed three digitization projects: Oral Traditions Videos, 1901 Plat Book, and the Rayder Yearbooks. Through funding from the Friends of the Charlevoix Public Library, these projects came to...
Talk about the best birthday present ever. You've got to think that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be smiling down as we, on the same day, celebrate his birth and the second inauguration of Barack Obama, our first African-American president. Ask your...
A broad-scale plan to preserve the nation's cultural heritage captured on sound recordings and to make more than a century's worth of recorded materials more widely available for educational purposes is being unveiled Wednesday at the Library of...
RedEyeOnce in a while, a movie slips under your radar. For about, oh, 20 years. In 'Big-screen blind spot,' we sit down with those 'classic' movies everybody but us has seen and give them the nostalgia critic treatment. Confession: Until this week, I had never...
In testimony before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will resume the fraught conversation about what exactly took place at the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, last year on Sept. 11. Members...
Change of SubjectAs this op ed notes, "Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 16th Amendment, which streamlined Congress' ability to tax and resulted in the creation of the beloved Internal Revenue Code and Internal Revenue Service." When I......
Toys, furniture, photographs and insightful documents pull Abraham Lincoln, his parents and his descendants off the history pages at "The Lincolns: Five Generations of an American Family," an exhibit coming to the Indiana State Museum in Indianapolis....
Tags: Abraham Lincoln, Libraries, Museums
email@example.comSugarhill Gang made a musical mark in history when in 1979 they topped the charts with “Rapper’s Delight.” The 15-minute rap told us to “rock it to the bang-bang,” as it rocketed up the charts making it the first hip-hop...
Tags: New York City, Radio Industry, Music, Lotteries, Disc Jockeys
Aaron Swartz was a wunderkind, a gifted boy who became a remarkable young man. He created a Wikipedia-like Web app and RSS software when he was a teenager. As a college student, he co-founded the website service Reddit. But like a figure in a fairy...
Tags: Punishment, Values, Trials, Prosecution, Lawyers
Today I launch my official campaign to get Bruce Springsteen on the $1 Trillion coin that President Obama will have to have the Treasury mint and deposit at the Fed. Let me first say that while it is certainly a preposterous idea to mint a trillion...
Inevitably this holiday season, my mom will tick through her shopping list and say with a sigh, "Your dad wants a book." Since I was a kid, my mom has teased my dad about the predictablity of this ritual, which usually involves the purchase of a brick-...
Tags: Pete Townshend, Ceremonies, Culture, Libraries, Poetry
Los Angeles Times Pop Music CriticSamuel Yirga “Guzo” (Real World) Samuel Yirga is a pianist from Ethiopia whose debut record, “Guzo,” sits somewhere in that fertile ground where jazz mingles with R&B and funk to create soulful beauty. Recorded in Addis Ababa...
Tags: Music, Music Industry, Richard Marx
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