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Intercession asks: For those who care for, harvest and share seasonal products… For Communities in Eastern Kentucky Affected by Flooding… For communities across the western United States facing expanding wildfires… For Collective Engagement in the ELCA Truth Seeking and Revealing Initiative For those who suffer from insomnia… For students, teachers and school staff preparing for …

Winning Tip: Tray heaven, near Edinburgh On a bike tour in Scotland last year, the seductive aroma of fragrant fields filled with strawberries, drifting down a hill, made me stop pedaling and follow my nose. It was an excellent decision. The well-signposted Craigie’s Farm in South Queensferry near Edinburgh beckoned me to a range of …

Pianist Orli Shaham joins forces with the Festival Orchestra conducted by conductor Jayce Ogren to perform Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor at the Crooker Auditorium on July 15, 2022 Photo by Niles Singer After two years out of the spotlight, the Bowdoin International Music Festival will cap off its successful summer on …

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (WVLT) – Dollywood has three hiring events scheduled throughout August to hire people for upcoming holiday festivals, including Harvest Festival and Smoky Mountain Christmas. The hiring events will take place Aug. 11, 18 and 25 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Sevierville Civic Center, a news release said. Full-time, part-time …

Roast. He got me. The interaction made a perfect entrance into my og told me series, a photographic essay devoted to documenting the wisdom of older black men in my community. It wasn’t that he had said anything deep, necessarily. That was what he showed me: this simply comical interaction from a person with so …

Jhe Messiah was born in February. Quinamayó’s ancestors, black people abducted from Africa, were not allowed to celebrate Christmas in December. It was an exclusive month for owners of haciendas. This is why the Quinamayó ancestors decided to celebrate their own festivities 45 days after the date dictated by the Catholic Church, at the same …