Concours D'Elegance At Copshaholm August 11

The Studebaker National Museum invites you to the inaugural Concours D'Elegance at Copshaholm, presented by The Collection by Jack Boyd Smith Jr. and LaVine Restoration. The Councours at Copshaholm is the premier celebration of automotive design and styling in Northern Indiana. This one day event features unique and rare automobiles of many marques as well as fun programming for the entire family. Click here for more information .

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Michigan Voters Head To The Polls For Primaries

Michigan voters are at the polls today choosing who will represent each party in the November general election. In front of Meijer in Stevensville just after noon on Tuesday, a small group of people stood waving signs. Larry Weber was holding a sign for a county commission candidate. He says that they’re trying to get out the vote. “That’s probably the most important part for someone that’s running in the primary, it to get the people to vote and we’ve been doing a lot of campaigning so we...

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Apr 7, 2014

Teaching Ukulele

Apr 4, 2014

Last fall, quite unexpectedly, I became a guitar teacher.  The director of a local music program contacted me and said, Our guitar teacher just left town.  Can you fill in for him?  Next thing I knew I was presented with a roster of seven students, five of whom had never played the instrument before.  And ten days to prepare.

The Soundgarden Of Music

Feb 24, 2014

We mashed up popular musicians with the names of Broadway shows to create a can't-miss theatre lineup. Look out for the show about a rap artist who meets a girl named Maria: Kanye West Side Story.

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Sandwich Monday: The Roman-Style Burger

Feb 24, 2014

During World War II, bun rationing meant that burger joints had to find replacements to hold their ground beef patties.

One of the more creative solutions — using grilled cheese sandwiches — lives on at M Burger in Chicago. It's called the Roman-Style Burger, and it's a secret menu item.

Peter: Why it is called Roman style? Is it because like Gaul, it is divided into three parts?

Miles: We came, we saw, we were conquered.

Sandwich (Replacement) Monday: Soylent

Feb 24, 2014

My sister Natalie recently had a birthday, and a friend who hates her sent her a packet of Soylent, the powdered meal of the future containing all the boring nutrients we need to live.

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APM Reports: Order 9066

Monday, Aug. 6, 13, and 20, 2017 at 9 PM President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 just months after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor. Some 120,000 people of Japanese ancestry were forced from their homes on the West Coast and sent to one of ten “relocation” camps, where they were imprisoned behind barbed wire for the length of the war. Two-thirds of them were American citizens. Order 9066 is a production of APM Reports and the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.

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