Celebrating Children’s Book Week, May 4-10, The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation Present Virtual Storytelling

In anticipation of the soon to be released  children's book, "Truth and Honor: The President Ford Story," the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation is releasing an exclusive virtual storytelling experience through the eyes of award-winning children's book author and illustrator Matt Faulkner.

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SF Theatre: Magic Theatre Offers Exclusive Two-Week Streaming of Sold Out February Engagement

Artistic Director Loretta Greco and Interim Managing Director Kevin Nelson are pleased to announce that Magic Theatre’s National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere Production of Ricardo Pérez González’s DON’T EAT THE MANGOS  will be available exclusively at magictheatre.org.

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SF Theater: San Jose Stage Company Announces The First Production of 2020 Season; Broadway’s Longest-Running Musical, Chicago

San Jose Stage Company (Randall King, Artistic Director and Cathleen King, Executive Director) is pleased to announce the cast and creative team for the third production of The Stage's 37th Season, Broadway's longest-running American musical ​CHICAGO​.

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SF Theatre: San Jose Stage Company Announces The Cast And Creative Team For The 2019-2020 Season‘s Opening Production The Rocky Horror Show

San Jose Stage Company (Randall King, Artistic Director and Cathleen King, Executive Director) is pleased to announce the cast and creative team for the first production of The Stage's 37th Season, the beloved cult musical THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW.

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SF Theatre: 42nd Street Moon Announces Exclusive Two Performance Engagement of "Titanic The Musical" September 7 – 8, 2019

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon (Daren A.C. Carollo and Daniel Thomas, Co-Executive Directors) announces the cast and creative team for the upcoming concert presentation of the Tony Award-winning TITANIC, showcasing 70 of the Bay Area's best singers and musicians. 

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Jubilate! 42nd Street Moon’s 25th Anniversary Gala

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon (Daren A.C. Carollo, Daniel Thomas, Co-Executive Directors), celebrating its 25th Anniversary in continuous operation, has announced the company's 2018 Gala, JUBILATE!, will be headlined by Moon favorite Klea Blackhurst and will feature special guest star Liz Callaway.

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The White Dress Destinations Book Review – Complete; Removes the Guesswork When Planning that Special Day

The White Dress Destinations, from Schiffer Publishing, offers a comprehensive guide that removes the guesswork when planning that special day including romantic locales, styling tips, photography, along with accessories, inspired invitations, reception themes, signature menu's and personalized drinks.

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Luxury Edition of The Great Gatsby Original Handwritten Manuscript by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Editions des Saints Pères (SP Books) has published the original 302-page autographed manuscript, of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby handwritten manuscript in a large format, luxury, cloth bound boxed edition housed at Princeton University, for a limited number of collectors.

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  • stARTup Art Fair Returns To SanFran’s Hotel Del Sol For 4th Year With Over 80 Artists

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    stARTup Art Fair is pleased to present its fourth annual San Francisco edition to take place April 27 - April 29, 2017 at the Hotel Del Sol in the Marina District, transforming the hotel into a contemporary art experience.

     
  • George Clooney To Receive 46th AFI Life Achievement Award

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    The American Film Institute (AFI) Board of Trustees announced today that actor, director, writer and producer George Clooney will be the recipient of the 46th AFI Life Achievement Award, the highest honor for a career in film.

     
  • Walt Disney Television and Mickey and Minnie Mouse Host NASA Astronauts

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    WALT DISNEY TELEVISION and Mickey and Minnie Mouse recently hosted the astronauts of NASA’s final Space Shuttle Mission Atlantis along with the Boys & Girls Club from East Los Angeles for a special tribute to the dreamers.

     
  • Hunter Biden, Son of Vice President, Tests Positive for Cocaine Use

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    Hunter Biden, son of Vice President Joseph Biden has been discharged from his military service in the Navy Reserves after testing positive for cocaine. The discharge took place earlier in this year and information was recently released.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Trump/SCOTUS Immigration, The Cult of Popular Opinion, Heroes ACT, COVID Spikes, D.C. Statehood

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    President Trump, who has positioned himself as tough on illegal immigration, received an unexpected win from the Supreme Court which allows for quick deportation of individuals who claim persecution and do not pass their initial asylum hearings.

     
  • Celebrities Who Have Won the Most Emmys

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    The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards are just around the corner. The ceremony will be hosted by Andy Samberg on Sept. 20 and broadcasted live from the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles. Some of this year’s top shows include “Game of Thrones,” “Mad Men” and “Orange is the New Black”—but as a TV buff, you already knew that.

     
  • High Violet Presents Indie Star Amiee Steven and The Microdance

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    Another day of fine music. First is Liverpool's rising Indie star Aimee Steven, with a charting follow up to her last single, "Hell is a Teenage girl." Next, The Microdance, follows up their 2015 critically acclaimed "New Waves of Hope."

     
  • War for the Planet of the Apes Review – Flawless, Spectacular, Epic

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    War for the Planet of the Apes, from 20th Century Fox, presents the ultimate battle of good versus evil as the world has undergone a radical culling and survivors are left to choose loyalty to mankind, war or ape.

     
  • Election 2020: Bernie Sanders to Return to California Ahead of Super Tuesday

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    Sen. Bernie Sanders will return to California on Sunday, March 1st, for rallies in San Jose and Los Angeles ahead of Super Tuesday. Bernie 2020 staffers will be on hand at both rallies to collect vote-by-mail ballots.  

  • The Teen Crisis Of The European Union

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    Announced as a cataclysm, the exit of Great Britain from the European Union is perhaps the perfect opportunity to rethink Europe and reconnect with its origins without obscuring the idea that this Brexit also reflects a form of crisis of Europe's political growth.

     
  • Battleground Chi-raq: Taming Chicago’s Rising Murder Rate

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    The murder rate in Chicago passed the 500 mark on Labor Day weekend 2016 and continues. It is a city where the epidemic of violence is obvious and tragedies keep mounting with no solution on the horizon.

     
  • Beltway Insider: CIA Torture Report Released; Key Tactics Surface; Protesters March on Washington

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    President Obama, negating the methods of sensitive information extraction among those responsible for the September 11, 2001 terror attacks, criticized the Bush Administration's use of Enhanced Interrogation Techniques that dehumanized, demoralized and violated the global moral authority of the United States.

     
  • World News: Brexit And Life Goes On. . .

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    The final departure of the United Kingdom from the European Union does not seem to have upset the other member countries, all aware of the strengths and advantages of the Union despite its shortcomings.

     
  • "Religious Paintings Of The Expanded Galaxy" Exhibits In The U.S. For The First Time At Gallery 30 South

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    Gallery 30 South, Pasadena's popular gallery for emerging and internationally renowned artists, is hosting an extraordinary exhibition titled "Religious Paintings of the Expanded Galaxy."  The exclusive exhibition features a rare collection of 17th and 18th century paintings re-painted by Italian artist Riccardo Mayr.

     
  • World News: Our Lady Tempted by The Private

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    The fire of Notre-Dame de Paris raises the issue of funding the maintenance of religious buildings under the control of an indebted state and tempted by the call to private to save a heritage time counted.