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The Galveston County Daily News : Lifestyle

October 24, 2014

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Oktoberfest to bring the Oompah to downtown Galveston

At Galveston Island Oktoberfest, the wursts are the best, the bier is free-flowing and it’s never too hot for lederhosen. 

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Friday 10/24/2014
Galveston College set to debut ‘Dr. Faustus’
Posted: October 24, 2014

A returning performance of “The Tragical History of the Life and Death of Doctor Faustus” will be presented by the Galveston College Theater Department at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. today and 7 p.m. Saturday in Room FA-207 of the Fine Arts Building at Galveston College, 4015 Ave. Q, in Galveston.

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Performances in ‘Whiplash’ something you have to see
Posted: October 24, 2014

This is the type of film that helps define an entire season of cinema. “Whiplash” is in the vein of “Black Swan” — just subtract the more fantastic elements.

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Wednesday 10/22/2014
First Lutheran to hold annual festival Friday and Saturday
Posted: October 22, 2014

When First Lutheran Church, the organizers of Galveston's popular Oktoberfest began pondering ways to improve the German dinner that has long been a highlight of the celebration, there was only one way to make it better: offer it twice.

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On the West End, a whole new generation of gators
Posted: October 22, 2014

GALVESTON — There is something mildly hopeful about a huge reptile with the arrogance to construct her nest in the middle of the island's bustling West End.

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Witches’ Ball to conjure up Victorian cabaret feel
Posted: October 22, 2014

GALVESTON — The Fifth Annual Witches’ Ball will channel the mystery and glamour of Victorian cabarets.

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Tips to help children have a fun and safe Halloween
Posted: October 22, 2014

It’s almost Halloween again. Before sending your little ones out in search of candy, consider the following to ensure that he or she has a trick-free Halloween.

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A right-on-target portrayal of Mississippi in the 1960s
Posted: October 22, 2014

“Whistling Past the Graveyard,” by Susan Crandall, Gallery Books, 504 pages.

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‘Freeman’ a difficult but compelling story
Posted: October 22, 2014

“Freeman,” Leonard Pitts, Jr., Agate Books, Chicago, 2012, 401 pp., $16.

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