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The Galveston County Daily News : Leisure

October 21, 2014

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Big plans

Plans for mock shuttle superstructure underway

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Wednesday 10/15/2014
A little free library opens in Galveston
Posted: October 15, 2014

Over a year ago I read about little free libraries and was captivated by the idea.

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Keep Dickinson Beautiful to co-host rainbarrel harvesting workshop
Posted: October 15, 2014

Rainwater harvesting is the collection and storage of rainwater. The most common method of collecting rainwater is in buckets, tanks or barrels.

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October’s garden checklist
Posted: October 15, 2014

Most gardeners have been anticipating the arrival of the first “genuine” cool front. With all due respect to the science of meteorology, my definition of a cool front in the fall is one that gets your attention by immediately uplifting your spirit when you first walk outside in the morning.

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A Poisonous Royal Opera
Posted: October 15, 2014

In the prologue, Simon, a patrician, is elected to be Doge of Genoa by the Plebian populous, his candidacy supported by Paolo.  Simon discovers that his beloved, Maria, has died. They have a child who has disappeared. 

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‘Faulty Lines’ equals previous best-sellers
Posted: October 15, 2014

Merritt’s husband, Dr. Pom Fowler is a successful fundraiser for his charity clinic. He turns all other responsibilities in his life over to his wife, including but not limited to drowning the rats, rearing his two sons, dealing with his Alzheimer’s mother and their teenage daughter, and tending to his two dogs.

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Wednesday 10/08/2014
Annual plant sale offers something old, new
Posted: October 08, 2014

The arrival of autumn tends to be a bumpy landing along the Texas Upper Coast region. While autumn technically commenced on September 22 at 9:29 p.m., we have had some pleasantly cool weather followed by bouts of warm weather.

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Next giant leap
Posted: October 08, 2014

New NASA exhibit takes in the past and future.

 

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Art Market on Market will debut Saturday
Posted: October 08, 2014

Galveston’s Cultural Arts District introduces the Art Market on Market, at 2200 Market Street, a dynamic new ArtWalk addition. 

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