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The Galveston County Daily News : Leisure

January 29, 2015

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Red and White Luncheon 2015: Hearts Afire

GALVESTON ­—  The Galveston Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. will present its annual afternoon of love and romance event “Red and White Luncheon 2015: Hearts Afire,” which celebrates African-American couples married 50 years or more, at noon Feb. 21 at the Island Hilton Resort, 5400 Seawall Blvd.

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Artist Boat to work on dune restoration this weekend
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GHF seeks artists to spotlight annual homes tour in May
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Galveston Art League accepting winter juried show entries Jan 26 at gallery
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