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Sculptural totems of different materials, colors and sizes were displayed at this year’s Lake Como Design Festival, where Neolithic artifacts saw a revival. Among the many designers exhibited at the Italian show Lake Como Design Festival this year, a notable number have relied on totems – traditionally sacred spiritual objects – for their work. Now …

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With fall officially beginning on Thursday, it’s the perfect time for South Boston’s annual Harvest Festival, a seasonal celebration downtown. Emptied from schedules for two years due to the pandemic, the fall tradition returns from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in its 31st year. “Main Street will be the center of daytime activity on …

How do you combine protecting and restoring the Chesapeake Bay with raising mental health awareness and identifying resources for those on the brink? If you’re Annapolis resident Ron Peremel, you’re creating the first-ever two-day Annapolis Baygrass Music Festival. It is scheduled for October 1 and 2 at Sandy Point State Park. The site recalls other …

Arts and Entertainment Community After an unexpected two-year hiatus, the Gig Harbor Film Festival is back in full force this week. For four days – from September 22 to 25 – the screens of the Galaxy Theaters Gig Harbor will light up with 61 films. Among them are two world firsts, five firsts in Washington …

Mourners have come to London from across the UK and around the world hoping to see Queen Elizabeth’s funeral procession and soak up the atmosphere on the streets of the capital. Sarah and Harry, from Kingston-upon-Thames, traveled to London on Monday to take their place behind the barriers lining Cromwell Road, where the mood is …

Hallockville Country Fair is today from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Experience live music, craft vendors, folk art exhibits and demonstrations, historical tours, exhibits, and plenty of children’s activities. Admission is $10 for individuals or $35 for a family of two adults and two children. Enjoy a day of fun at the 28-acre unspoilt farm …

Skipping, sidestepping and high kicking, pupils from the Sabo School of Irish Dance showed off their skills in the traditional art form on Saturday at West Reading’s 16th Fall Fest. The event kicked off the fall season with live music, art demonstrations, craft and retail vendors, and an array of food and beverages. “We’re halfway …

Published on: 09/17/2022 – 15:20 Karbala (Iraq) (AFP) – Dressed in black, 21 million pilgrims from around the world gathered in the Iraqi city of Karbala on Saturday for the commemoration of Arbaeen, against a backdrop of political crisis. Arbaeen marks the end of the 40-day mourning period for the 7th century murder of Imam …

By James W. Robinson Contributing author Hope for Suffolk helps the city’s young people learn and grow. As part of the Reformed Presbyterian Church of Westminster, the farm work program provides teens in the city with a faith-based space to participate and work together. Program Manager Nyasia Johnson and Intern Caleb Willliams spoke about the …

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From beer festivals to apple parties, there’s something for everyone on this list. ST. LOUIS — Fall is right around the corner, and festivals are an integral part of the fall fun we can’t resist. We’ve compiled a list of some of the fall festivals in Missouri and Illinois for those who want to stay …

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Hello and welcome to the UT Arts & Culture newsletter. I am David L. Coddon, and here’s your guide to all the essentials in San Diego arts and culture this week. the sublime Sarah McLachlan returns to San Diego on Wednesday, performing at Humphrey’s on Shelter Island. This is a postponed show after a postponement …

The Franklin High School Band and Color Guard march in the annual Franklin Fall Festival Parade. This year’s parade and festival will take place on September 24. The Arrivals of autumn means changing leaves, Soccer Games, pumpkin patches and crisp, sunny days. But through Johnson County, the season brought Something other, too — festivals leaning …

(Sentinel Photo by Beverly Van Buskirk) Le Mars Arts Center welcomes Don Trimble as its new Artistic Director. Trimble started at the center in August and is excited about the arts in the community. THE MARCH — After teaching art for three years at a college-preparatory school in California, Don Trimble has returned to his …

Image taken from “Pessoas”, directed by Arturo Dueñas Herrero (by the artist) “Cinema is an integrating art and everything that happens in your life, or the stimuli you receive, influences your films,” says Arturo Dueñas Herrero, whose Pesoas, a bittersweet travelogue, is playing at the Kansas City Underground Film Festival (KCUFF), taking place this weekend …

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If you’re living for the fall season, you’ll want to take a trip to this charming farm near Toronto. The Pingle Farmers Market hosts its annual Harvest Festival, and you can enjoy endless autumnal fun and delicious treats. From September 10 to October 30, 2022, the Harvest Festival welcomes visitors to an autumn-themed wonderland. You …

It’s not often enough that Americans appreciate vermouth as a drink in its own right, as more than an ingredient in a martini or a rich pan sauce. Although, obviously, we couldn’t live without it for those two reasons. The beauty of this flavored and fortified wine is how many wonders it can do, both …

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Growing up in the Mi’kmaw community of Membertou, Sister Dorothy Moore understood what it meant to lose one’s way and then find one’s way back through human kindness. The 89-year-old’s life has been documented in a film produced by Mary Jane Harkins, professor of education at Mount Saint Vincent University, and is set to screen …

DULUTH, Minn. – If you like locally grown food, huge crowds and fun activities for all, then Bayfront was the place for you today. The 28th Annual Lake Superior Harvest Festival returned with over 100 vendors. The festival started as a market for local farmers to celebrate harvest time. While that’s still true, it’s expanded …

North Coast Music Festival 2022 || Photo credit: Aaron Bradley This year’s edition of the North Coast Music Festival brought a massive experience to SeatGeek Stadium, and it was nothing short of magical. Chicago North Coast Music Festival ended the summer in style. Taking place on September 2-4, this year’s edition hit the shores by …

For many Aspenites and Roaring Fork Valley residents, Labor Day weekend means the end of another busy summer season. But in Snowmass Village, September is “go time”. From mountain biking to wine, Snowmass cultivates a traditional lineup of events each year, with locals and visitors flocking to Town Park, the Village and surrounding venues to …

On Friday, devotees immerse idols of Lord Ganesha in the Tawi River in Jammu. -Excelsior/Rakesh Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, September 9th: The ten-day Ganesh festival concluded today with the immersing of idols of Lord Ganesha in different rivers and canals in Jammu region by devotees today.Religious processions marked the closing ceremony of the festival with devotees …

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Jhe Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated by millions of people across East Asia on the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar. This means that the date of the festival changes every year in the Gregorian calendar, but it is always at the time of the harvest moon. This year, the Mid-Autumn Festival …

how does the contest work? At the heart of The Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival is the contest itself. The blind tasting competition for commercial bottlers, restaurants and individually submitted hot sauces is conducted by a panel of judges; learn more about them here. The competition is separated into three classes of competition: commercial bottlers, …

washington d.c.-Today the Washington Post published an op-ed by U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Susan Collins (R-ME) urging their colleagues to pass the Respect for Marriage Act, which they presented with Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) in July. Their legislation would repeal the Defense of Marriage Actenshrine marriage equality for the purposes of federal law …

Onam is the harvest festival of Kerala where people gather in community, celebrate the bountiful season by preparing delicious feasts and indulge in cultural events. While Onam celebration is a 10-day festival, marked from August 30, the most important day of Onam, Thiruvonam 2022, will be celebrated on September 8. There are four main days …

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced last Thursday that a preliminary staff-level agreement with the Sri Lankan government had been reached for a four-year deal to provide a $2.9 billion loan facility, subject to IMF approval, the executive is working. World Bank Principal Chief of Mission Peter Breuer, right, speaks with Masahiro Nozaki, Chief of …

Ganesha Festival in Hassan Example of community and religious harmony Hassan: The district witnessed community harmony as the Muslim community participated in the Ganeshotsava organized by the Panchajanya Ganesh Samiti in association with members of the Pension Mohalla Barline Masjid, local journalists and the Hassan Police Department. Today we see people fighting in the name …

Louise Maureen Simeon – The Filipina Star September 6, 2022 | 00:00 MANILA, Philippines — Members of the state-run Social Security System (SSS) pension fund may soon apply for loan consolidation and indulgence programs to give them a chance to settle their arrears. In its latest circular, the SSS released the guidelines for the consolidated …

Mid Wales’ biggest free food and drink festival returns to Newtown this weekend. After a two-year hiatus, the Newtown Food Festival took over the Town Hall grounds and plenty of treats were on offer from over 40 independent producers from Mid Wales and beyond. Foodies were in their element with everything on offer, from Caribbean, …

The next feature documentary blues society is the work of Dr. Augusta Palmer, Director of the SFC Women’s Film Festival and Associate Professor and Chair of Communication Arts at St. Francis College in Brooklyn. Dr. Palmer is a filmmaker and researcher with a Ph.D. in Film Studies from New York University’s Tisch School of the …

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Sunday beatified one of his predecessors, John Paul I, a briefly serving pontiff who was noted for his humility and cheerfulness, and whose brutal death in his bedroom in 1978 shocked the world and fueled suspicion for years about his disappearance. The ceremony in St. Peter’s Square was …

The government has made it clear that the 12th tranche of Rs. 2000 will be transferred only to farmers’ bank accounts established by Aadhaar. If you are a recipient of PM Kisan Yojana, we …

Breadcrumb Links Television local arts Food festivals Plus, the Cocktails & Jerk Festival brings more heat to Old Strathcona this weekend. Edmonton chef at The Common, Lindsay Porter appears on Top Chef Canada Season 10, starting September 26 on Food Network Canada. Photo by Mike Ford /Provided Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are …

Bread and puppet theater Photo by Mark Dannenhauer FARMINGTON — The Emery Community Arts Center plans to host the Bread & Puppet Theater at the University of Maine on the Farmington campus to present its new play, “Our Domestic Resurrection Circus: Apocalypse Defiance,” at 8 p.m. on Friday 9 September, in the center on the …

A Reflection for Friday of the Twenty-Second Week in Ordinary Time “The disciples of John the Baptist often fast and pray, and the disciples of the Pharisees do the same; but your people eat and drink. (Lk 5:33) Pope Francis has gifted us with many memorable words and actions throughout his pontificate. I often think …