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This 'N That

TOPS NORWAY — TOPS meets Tuesdays in the Association Hall at Town Country Mobile Home Village, 99 Town Country Drive, Norway. Weigh-in is from 4 to 4:45 p.m. and the meeting is from 5 to 6 p.m. Yearly membership is $32 and monthly dues are $5, which includes a bimonthly ...

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What Makes Francisco Toledo ‘El Maestro’ | Arts & Culture

What Makes Francisco Toledo 'El Maestro' | Arts & Culture

.article.longform .main-hero { background-position: center; } figure figcaption em { font-style: normal !important; } .longform-date { display: none !important; }]]> When Francisco Toledo heard that a McDonald’s was to open in the elegant, nearly 500-year-old Zócalo, or town square, the heart of Oaxaca City, he devised an ingenious method of ...

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New Eiffel Tower Park Plan: More Trees, Fewer Cars

New Eiffel Tower Park Plan: More Trees, Fewer Cars

Visitors will then step onto the Pont D’Iena, the main bridge access to the tower, where traffic will be replaced by a double avenue of trees. Cobbled sidewalks will allow access for emergency vehicles. Tunneling for traffic on the right bank will create another pedestrian square, called Place Branly, while ...

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The pros and cons of retiring abroad

The pros and cons of retiring abroad

After working as an environmental engineer for nearly 40 years, Ann Kuffner had had enough of corporate politics. She and her husband, Michael Brunette, who owned a contracting business, were overworked and burned out. “We made good money, but worked like dogs. We had little free time for family, friends, ...

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